The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for SQL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
England / East of England
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 3 2
Rank change year-on-year -2 -1  
Permanent jobs citing SQL 1224 1435 1931
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 19.75% 21.09% 23.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.04% 40.94% 45.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1030 1262 1644
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.79%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £26,007
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 3596 3505 4233
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 58.04% 51.51% 51.35%
Number of salaries quoted 3007 3089 3657
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England citing SQL as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for SQL in the East of England

SQL
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL in the East of England.

Salary trend for SQL in the East of England

SQL
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL in the East of England over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL in the East of England

SQL
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the East of England region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +1 406 £45,000 - 35
Cambridgeshire -8 302 £41,000 +2.50% 39
Essex 0 249 £45,000 +5.88% 13
Suffolk +5 134 £37,500 +15.38% 18
Bedfordshire -4 108 £42,500 -5.55% 14
Norfolk -15 25 £31,625 -6.29% 9
SQL
England

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT jobs citing SQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for SQL.

1 871 (36.34%) SQL Server
2 799 (33.33%) .NET
3 769 (32.08%) C#
4 707 (29.50%) Agile Software Development
5 706 (29.45%) JavaScript
6 629 (26.24%) Microsoft
7 604 (25.20%) Oracle
8 578 (24.11%) HTML
9 519 (21.65%) ASP.NET
10 499 (20.82%) MVC
11 481 (20.07%) Java
12 457 (19.07%) CSS
13 440 (18.36%) Degree
14 423 (17.65%) Finance
15 376 (15.69%) Windows
16 349 (14.56%) Linux
17 342 (14.27%) T-SQL
18 321 (13.39%) jQuery
19 304 (12.68%) AngularJS
20 299 (12.47%) PL/SQL
21 287 (11.97%) ASP.NET MVC
22 278 (11.60%) Software Engineering
23 276 (11.51%) Business Intelligence
24 274 (11.43%) Computer Science
25 273 (11.39%) OO
26 267 (11.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
27 245 (10.22%) Analytical Skills
28 240 (10.01%) TDD
29 239 (9.97%) ETL
30 235 (9.80%) SQL Server Integration Services

SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 140 (5.84%) IIS
2 115 (4.80%) SharePoint
3 98 (4.09%) Tomcat
4 63 (2.63%) Apache
5 56 (2.34%) CMS
5 56 (2.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 56 (2.34%) WebLogic
6 54 (2.25%) MS Exchange
7 48 (2.00%) JBoss
8 45 (1.88%) SAS
9 33 (1.38%) Oracle Service Bus
10 27 (1.13%) WebSphere
11 22 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2010
11 22 (0.92%) GlassFish
12 18 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2013
13 16 (0.67%) Elasticsearch
14 15 (0.63%) Kentico
14 15 (0.63%) Umbraco
15 13 (0.54%) Apache Spark
16 11 (0.46%) WordPress
Applications
1 133 (5.55%) Microsoft Excel
2 81 (3.38%) Microsoft Office
3 31 (1.29%) MS Visio
4 15 (0.63%) SPSS
5 12 (0.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 6 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (0.21%) Microsoft Project
8 3 (0.13%) SOLIDWORKS
9 2 (0.083%) Weka
10 1 (0.042%) EngageOne
Business Applications
1 39 (1.63%) Dynamics CRM
1 39 (1.63%) Dynamics NAV
2 28 (1.17%) Oracle EBS
3 21 (0.88%) Dynamics AX
4 20 (0.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 13 (0.54%) iTrent
6 12 (0.50%) Magento
7 10 (0.42%) Oracle Applications
8 8 (0.33%) Oracle EBS R12
9 7 (0.29%) Adobe Campaign
10 6 (0.25%) Sage 200
10 6 (0.25%) SAP R/3
11 5 (0.21%) SAP Hybris
11 5 (0.21%) Unica
11 5 (0.21%) Unit4 Business World
12 4 (0.17%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
12 4 (0.17%) SAP Business One
13 3 (0.13%) FastStats
13 3 (0.13%) Oracle Cash Management
13 3 (0.13%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 138 (5.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 77 (3.21%) Amazon AWS
3 71 (2.96%) Office 365
4 70 (2.92%) SaaS
5 38 (1.59%) GitHub
6 18 (0.75%) IaaS
7 16 (0.67%) PaaS
8 13 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
9 9 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
10 7 (0.29%) Adobe Analytics
10 7 (0.29%) Google Analytics
11 5 (0.21%) Amazon S3
11 5 (0.21%) Google Cloud Platform
11 5 (0.21%) Silverpop
12 4 (0.17%) Route 53
12 4 (0.17%) Twilio
13 2 (0.083%) OneDrive
14 1 (0.042%) AWS OpsWorks
14 1 (0.042%) Azure Active Directory
14 1 (0.042%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 58 (2.42%) DNS
2 54 (2.25%) Firewall
3 50 (2.09%) SAN
4 43 (1.79%) DHCP
5 36 (1.50%) Internet
5 36 (1.50%) TCP/IP
6 29 (1.21%) HTTP
7 26 (1.08%) LAN
7 26 (1.08%) WAN
8 25 (1.04%) VPN
9 22 (0.92%) Intranet
10 15 (0.63%) VoIP
11 13 (0.54%) iSCSI
11 13 (0.54%) VLAN
12 12 (0.50%) Network Security
13 11 (0.46%) FTP
14 10 (0.42%) SSL
14 10 (0.42%) Wireless
15 7 (0.29%) Cisco ASA
15 7 (0.29%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 871 (36.34%) SQL Server
2 267 (11.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 235 (9.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 221 (9.22%) Relational Database
5 201 (8.39%) Oracle Database
6 170 (7.09%) MySQL
7 160 (6.68%) Data Warehouse
8 142 (5.92%) SQL Server 2008
9 140 (5.84%) RDBMS
10 112 (4.67%) SQL Server 2012
11 108 (4.51%) NoSQL
12 105 (4.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 75 (3.13%) Big Data
14 72 (3.00%) Oracle Database 12c
15 69 (2.88%) Oracle Database 11g
16 67 (2.80%) MongoDB
17 58 (2.42%) SQL Server 2014
18 55 (2.29%) SQL Server 2005
19 50 (2.09%) Hadoop
20 46 (1.92%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 174 (7.26%) Team Foundation Server
2 153 (6.38%) Git (software)
2 153 (6.38%) Visual Studio
3 117 (4.88%) JIRA
4 107 (4.46%) NUnit
5 104 (4.34%) Selenium
6 101 (4.21%) Subversion
7 59 (2.46%) MSTest
8 54 (2.25%) TeamCity
9 48 (2.00%) JUnit
10 39 (1.63%) Maven
11 36 (1.50%) Jasmine
12 35 (1.46%) Jenkins
13 29 (1.21%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 27 (1.13%) Visual Studio Team System
14 27 (1.13%) WebDriver
15 26 (1.08%) Ant
16 21 (0.88%) Moq
17 20 (0.83%) Cucumber
17 20 (0.83%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 423 (17.65%) Finance
2 113 (4.71%) Retail
3 93 (3.88%) Marketing
4 63 (2.63%) Advertising
4 63 (2.63%) Banking
5 50 (2.09%) Manufacturing
6 48 (2.00%) Telecoms
7 39 (1.63%) Legal
8 30 (1.25%) Pharmaceutical
9 25 (1.04%) Automotive
10 22 (0.92%) Publishing
11 20 (0.83%) Back Office
11 20 (0.83%) Electronics
12 15 (0.63%) Billing
13 10 (0.42%) Law
14 9 (0.38%) Games
15 6 (0.25%) Front Office
15 6 (0.25%) Military
16 5 (0.21%) Aerospace
17 3 (0.13%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 1191 (49.69%) Developer
2 396 (16.52%) Analyst
3 368 (15.35%) C# Developer
4 365 (15.23%) .NET Developer
5 254 (10.60%) C# .NET Developer
6 242 (10.10%) Senior Developer
7 221 (9.22%) SQL Developer
8 203 (8.47%) Java Developer
9 155 (6.47%) DBA
10 154 (6.42%) Software Developer
11 152 (6.34%) ASP.NET Developer
12 140 (5.84%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 124 (5.17%) Applications Support
13 124 (5.17%) Support Analyst
14 109 (4.55%) SQL Analyst
15 105 (4.38%) Administrator
15 105 (4.38%) Web Developer
16 97 (4.05%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
17 93 (3.88%) Software Engineer
18 88 (3.67%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 799 (33.33%) .NET
2 578 (24.11%) HTML
3 519 (21.65%) ASP.NET
4 457 (19.07%) CSS
5 321 (13.39%) jQuery
6 304 (12.68%) AngularJS
7 287 (11.97%) ASP.NET MVC
8 231 (9.64%) XML
9 223 (9.30%) Web Services
10 203 (8.47%) HTML5
11 158 (6.59%) ASP.NET Web API
12 157 (6.55%) .NET Framework
13 144 (6.01%) Spring
14 125 (5.21%) REST
15 115 (4.80%) CSS3
16 113 (4.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 109 (4.55%) WCF
18 102 (4.26%) Entity Framework
19 100 (4.17%) SOAP
20 94 (3.92%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 274 (11.43%) Computer Science
2 245 (10.22%) Analytical Skills
3 83 (3.46%) Greenfield Project
4 54 (2.25%) Enterprise Software
5 45 (1.88%) User Experience
6 44 (1.84%) Mobile App
7 35 (1.46%) Management Information System
8 30 (1.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 28 (1.17%) iPad
9 28 (1.17%) Replication
10 27 (1.13%) Clustering
11 26 (1.08%) Client/Server
12 25 (1.04%) N-Tier
13 24 (1.00%) Data Protection Act
14 22 (0.92%) Algorithms
14 22 (0.92%) Virtual Team
15 21 (0.88%) Data Centre
16 13 (0.54%) Driving Licence
17 12 (0.50%) Fintech
18 11 (0.46%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 376 (15.69%) Windows
2 349 (14.56%) Linux
3 168 (7.01%) Windows Server
4 153 (6.38%) Unix
5 85 (3.55%) Windows Server 2008
6 80 (3.34%) Windows Server 2012
7 53 (2.21%) Android
8 40 (1.67%) Windows 7
9 36 (1.50%) Apple iOS
10 24 (1.00%) Solaris
11 23 (0.96%) Windows 10
12 18 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 17 (0.71%) Windows Server 2003
14 15 (0.63%) CentOS
15 13 (0.54%) Windows 8
16 8 (0.33%) Ubuntu
17 5 (0.21%) AIX
17 5 (0.21%) Mac OS
17 5 (0.21%) VMS
17 5 (0.21%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 707 (29.50%) Agile Software Development
2 499 (20.82%) MVC
3 278 (11.60%) Software Engineering
4 276 (11.51%) Business Intelligence
5 273 (11.39%) OO
6 240 (10.01%) TDD
7 239 (9.97%) ETL
8 232 (9.68%) Web Development
9 220 (9.18%) Scrum
10 217 (9.05%) Test Automation
11 181 (7.55%) ITIL
12 164 (6.84%) Performance Tuning
13 154 (6.42%) Mathematics
13 154 (6.42%) SDLC
14 145 (6.05%) Analytics
15 116 (4.84%) Unit Testing
16 115 (4.80%) SOA
17 110 (4.59%) Mentoring
18 103 (4.30%) Continuous Integration
19 102 (4.26%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 769 (32.08%) C#
2 706 (29.45%) JavaScript
3 481 (20.07%) Java
4 342 (14.27%) T-SQL
5 299 (12.47%) PL/SQL
6 144 (6.01%) PHP
6 144 (6.01%) Python
7 98 (4.09%) PowerShell
8 95 (3.96%) Shell Script
9 90 (3.75%) TypeScript
10 75 (3.13%) C++
11 69 (2.88%) VB.NET
12 63 (2.63%) Perl
13 54 (2.25%) R
14 46 (1.92%) VB
14 46 (1.92%) VBA
15 34 (1.42%) C
16 30 (1.25%) Bash Shell
17 27 (1.13%) VBScript
18 26 (1.08%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 440 (18.36%) Degree
2 158 (6.59%) Computer Science Degree
3 106 (4.42%) Microsoft Certification
4 50 (2.09%) ISEB
5 41 (1.71%) MCSE
6 40 (1.67%) Oracle Certification
7 38 (1.59%) PhD
8 36 (1.50%) MCP
9 34 (1.42%) OCP
10 28 (1.17%) Cisco Certification
10 28 (1.17%) MCTS
11 25 (1.04%) MCSA
12 24 (1.00%) CCNA
12 24 (1.00%) ISTQB
13 23 (0.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 18 (0.75%) Numerate Degree
14 18 (0.75%) Security Cleared
15 17 (0.71%) Citrix Certification
16 15 (0.63%) MCITP
17 14 (0.58%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 114 (4.76%) QA
2 50 (2.09%) SLA
3 32 (1.34%) Data Quality
4 19 (0.79%) ISO 9001
5 18 (0.75%) PCI DSS
6 14 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 11 (0.46%) GDPR
8 8 (0.33%) PMO
9 4 (0.17%) Cyber Essentials
9 4 (0.17%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
10 2 (0.083%) GxP
10 2 (0.083%) ISO 14000
11 1 (0.042%) DICOM
11 1 (0.042%) HL7
11 1 (0.042%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 1 (0.042%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 1 (0.042%) SEPA
System Software
1 119 (4.96%) Active Directory
2 84 (3.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 52 (2.17%) Hyper-V
4 28 (1.17%) Oracle RAC
5 17 (0.71%) Virtual Machines
6 16 (0.67%) vSphere
7 9 (0.38%) VMware ESXi
8 7 (0.29%) XenApp
9 6 (0.25%) Docker
10 4 (0.17%) Apache Flume
10 4 (0.17%) XenDesktop
11 3 (0.13%) HDFS
11 3 (0.13%) Terminal Services
11 3 (0.13%) Xen
12 2 (0.083%) Terminal Server
12 2 (0.083%) Virtual Servers
12 2 (0.083%) VMware Server
13 1 (0.042%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 50 (2.09%) Data Guard
2 41 (1.71%) Oracle RMAN
3 34 (1.42%) Puppet
4 26 (1.08%) HP Quality Center
5 18 (0.75%) Opscode Chef
6 13 (0.54%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 13 (0.54%) SCCM
7 12 (0.50%) Tivoli
8 10 (0.42%) Ansible
9 9 (0.38%) Nagios
10 7 (0.29%) Grafana
10 7 (0.29%) Graphite
11 6 (0.25%) SCOM
12 5 (0.21%) Backup Exec
12 5 (0.21%) BladeLogic
12 5 (0.21%) Business Desktop Deployment
12 5 (0.21%) MOM
12 5 (0.21%) Nessus
12 5 (0.21%) OpenView Configuration Management
12 5 (0.21%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 629 (26.24%) Microsoft
2 604 (25.20%) Oracle
3 107 (4.46%) VMware
4 88 (3.67%) SAP
5 65 (2.71%) Tableau
6 47 (1.96%) Citrix
7 45 (1.88%) Cisco
8 39 (1.63%) Xamarin
9 38 (1.59%) HP
10 30 (1.25%) IBM
11 29 (1.21%) Cognos
11 29 (1.21%) Teradata
12 23 (0.96%) Salesforce.com
13 21 (0.88%) Red Hat
14 20 (0.83%) PeopleSoft
15 15 (0.63%) Google
15 15 (0.63%) SonicWALL
16 14 (0.58%) Adobe
16 14 (0.58%) BMC
16 14 (0.58%) Sage
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