The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL (Structured Query Language)
Rank 2 3 2
Rank change year-on-year +1 -1  
Permanent jobs citing SQL 240 257 322
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 23.83% 23.84% 25.97%
As % of the Programming Languages category 48.10% 47.59% 54.95%
Number of salaries quoted 168 210 252
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
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 Essex with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Essex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 499 540 586
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 49.55% 50.09% 47.26%
Number of salaries quoted 368 430 453
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,498 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex 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 Essex

SQL
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for SQL in Essex

SQL
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL in Essex over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL in Essex

SQL
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the Essex region over the 3 months to 26 March 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
Colchester +2 65 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Chelmsford -3 40 £40,000 -13.51% 5
Brentwood -5 12 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Wickford - 8 £34,000 - 3
Witham - 6 £45,000 - 2
Southend-on-Sea +10 4 £41,000 -25.45% 1
Basildon 0 3 £45,000 -14.28%
Braintree - 3 £42,500 - 1
Harlow -4 2 £45,250 -2.16% 1
Saffron Walden -9 2 £40,997 -13.69% 3
Thurrock - 2 £57,500 -
Hockley - 2 - -
Leigh-on-Sea - 2 £50,000 -
Halstead - 1 £40,000 -
SQL
East of England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Essex region with a requirement for SQL.

1 150 (30.49%) .NET
2 139 (28.25%) SQL Server
3 138 (28.05%) Oracle
4 130 (26.42%) C#
5 108 (21.95%) PL/SQL
6 107 (21.75%) JavaScript
7 105 (21.34%) HTML
8 98 (19.92%) Java
8 98 (19.92%) Degree
9 97 (19.72%) Linux
10 94 (19.11%) Business Intelligence
11 91 (18.50%) MVC
12 90 (18.29%) CSS
13 89 (18.09%) Relational Database
14 85 (17.28%) RDBMS
14 85 (17.28%) ETL
15 75 (15.24%) Finance
16 71 (14.43%) Microsoft
17 69 (14.02%) Oracle Database
18 67 (13.62%) T-SQL
19 66 (13.41%) Agile Software Development
20 63 (12.80%) ASP.NET
21 61 (12.40%) MS Excel
22 60 (12.20%) Computer Science
23 59 (11.99%) Web Development
24 51 (10.37%) Windows
25 50 (10.16%) Tableau
26 49 (9.96%) Web Services
27 48 (9.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
27 48 (9.76%) jQuery

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 42 (8.54%) JBoss
2 38 (7.72%) GlassFish
3 34 (6.91%) WebSphere
4 23 (4.67%) SharePoint
5 21 (4.27%) WebLogic
6 20 (4.07%) Tomcat
7 19 (3.86%) Apache
8 16 (3.25%) IIS
9 14 (2.85%) MS Exchange
10 4 (0.81%) Documentum
11 3 (0.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 2 (0.41%) Apache Geronimo
12 2 (0.41%) Apache Pig
12 2 (0.41%) Apache Spark
12 2 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2010
12 2 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2013
12 2 (0.41%) SharePoint 2013
12 2 (0.41%) Skype for Business
13 1 (0.20%) CMS
13 1 (0.20%) Umbraco
Applications
1 61 (12.40%) MS Excel
2 28 (5.69%) MS Office
3 7 (1.42%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.02%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (0.81%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.81%) SPSS
6 2 (0.41%) Weka
7 1 (0.20%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (1.22%) Dynamics NAV
2 5 (1.02%) CODA-Financials
2 5 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.61%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.20%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.03%) Office 365
2 5 (1.02%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.41%) OneDrive
4 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.64%) Firewall
1 13 (2.64%) TCP/IP
2 11 (2.24%) Internet
3 9 (1.83%) DNS
3 9 (1.83%) SNMP
4 8 (1.63%) SAN
5 6 (1.22%) LAN
6 5 (1.02%) Remote Desktop
6 5 (1.02%) VoIP
7 4 (0.81%) DHCP
7 4 (0.81%) FTP
7 4 (0.81%) LDAP
7 4 (0.81%) OpenLDAP
8 3 (0.61%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (0.61%) Extranet
8 3 (0.61%) Intranet
8 3 (0.61%) iSCSI
8 3 (0.61%) Network Security
8 3 (0.61%) VPN
8 3 (0.61%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 139 (28.25%) SQL Server
2 89 (18.09%) Relational Database
3 85 (17.28%) RDBMS
4 69 (14.02%) Oracle Database
5 48 (9.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 35 (7.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 33 (6.71%) MySQL
7 33 (6.71%) SQL Server 2008
8 32 (6.50%) Data Warehouse
9 31 (6.30%) QlikView
10 25 (5.08%) Oracle Database 11g
11 22 (4.47%) Oracle Database 12c
11 22 (4.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 17 (3.46%) Big Data
13 16 (3.25%) MongoDB
13 16 (3.25%) MS Access
14 15 (3.05%) CouchDB
14 15 (3.05%) Neo4j
14 15 (3.05%) PostgreSQL
15 14 (2.85%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 41 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 22 (4.47%) Ant
2 22 (4.47%) Gradle
3 21 (4.27%) Maven
3 21 (4.27%) Visual Studio
4 10 (2.03%) JIRA
5 9 (1.83%) SoapUI
6 6 (1.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 6 (1.22%) Subversion
7 5 (1.02%) JMeter
8 4 (0.81%) Git (software)
8 4 (0.81%) Selenium
9 3 (0.61%) HP UFT
10 2 (0.41%) JBehave
10 2 (0.41%) jMock
10 2 (0.41%) JUnit
10 2 (0.41%) MSTest
10 2 (0.41%) Rhino Mocks
10 2 (0.41%) TestDirector
10 2 (0.41%) WebDriver
General
1 75 (15.24%) Finance
2 18 (3.66%) Automotive
3 10 (2.03%) Law
4 9 (1.83%) Banking
4 9 (1.83%) Retail
5 8 (1.63%) Legal
6 7 (1.42%) Advertising
6 7 (1.42%) Manufacturing
6 7 (1.42%) Marketing
7 6 (1.22%) Telecoms
8 4 (0.81%) Back Office
9 3 (0.61%) Billing
10 1 (0.20%) Electronics
10 1 (0.20%) Front Office
10 1 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.20%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 296 (60.16%) Developer
2 86 (17.48%) Analyst
3 70 (14.23%) Java Developer
4 67 (13.62%) .NET Developer
5 64 (13.01%) C# Developer
6 59 (11.99%) Oracle Developer
7 51 (10.37%) SQL Developer
8 47 (9.55%) Senior Developer
9 45 (9.15%) Database Developer
10 41 (8.33%) Oracle Database Developer
11 33 (6.71%) DBA
11 33 (6.71%) Web Developer
12 31 (6.30%) Senior Java Developer
12 31 (6.30%) Support Analyst
13 30 (6.10%) C# .NET Developer
14 29 (5.89%) Systems Analyst
15 28 (5.69%) ETL Developer
16 27 (5.49%) .NET Web Developer
16 27 (5.49%) Software Developer
17 25 (5.08%) SQL Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 150 (30.49%) .NET
2 105 (21.34%) HTML
3 90 (18.29%) CSS
4 63 (12.80%) ASP.NET
5 49 (9.96%) Web Services
6 48 (9.76%) jQuery
7 41 (8.33%) Java EE
8 40 (8.13%) Spring
9 34 (6.91%) J2EE
9 34 (6.91%) JMS
10 32 (6.50%) XML
11 31 (6.30%) .NET Framework
12 29 (5.89%) Hibernate
13 27 (5.49%) Spring MVC
14 25 (5.08%) WCF
15 24 (4.88%) Ajax
15 24 (4.88%) WPF
16 23 (4.67%) SOAP
17 22 (4.47%) ASP.NET MVC
18 20 (4.07%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 60 (12.20%) Computer Science
2 28 (5.69%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (4.27%) N-Tier
4 16 (3.25%) Enterprise Software
5 12 (2.44%) Management Information System
6 9 (1.83%) iPad
7 8 (1.63%) Replication
8 6 (1.22%) Internet of Things
8 6 (1.22%) iSeries
8 6 (1.22%) User Experience
9 5 (1.02%) Clustering
9 5 (1.02%) Driving Licence
10 4 (0.81%) DataPower
10 4 (0.81%) e-Health
10 4 (0.81%) Wiki
11 2 (0.41%) Algorithms
11 2 (0.41%) AS400
11 2 (0.41%) Data Protection Act
11 2 (0.41%) Data Structures
11 2 (0.41%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 97 (19.72%) Linux
2 51 (10.37%) Windows
3 25 (5.08%) Unix
4 20 (4.07%) Windows Server
5 14 (2.85%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (2.03%) Windows 7
6 10 (2.03%) Windows 8
7 8 (1.63%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (1.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (1.02%) Mac OS X
9 5 (1.02%) Ubuntu
9 5 (1.02%) Windows 10
9 5 (1.02%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (0.81%) Android
11 3 (0.61%) Apple iOS
11 3 (0.61%) Solaris
12 2 (0.41%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.41%) Windows NT
13 1 (0.20%) VMS
13 1 (0.20%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (19.11%) Business Intelligence
2 91 (18.50%) MVC
3 85 (17.28%) ETL
4 66 (13.41%) Agile Software Development
5 59 (11.99%) Web Development
6 42 (8.54%) Performance Tuning
7 36 (7.32%) SDLC
8 30 (6.10%) Data Modelling
9 28 (5.69%) TDD
10 27 (5.49%) ITIL
11 26 (5.28%) OOP
12 25 (5.08%) OO
13 24 (4.88%) E-Commerce
14 19 (3.86%) Software Engineering
15 18 (3.66%) High Availability
16 17 (3.46%) Analytics
17 16 (3.25%) Mentoring
18 15 (3.05%) Business Analysis
18 15 (3.05%) Unit Testing
19 13 (2.64%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 130 (26.42%) C#
2 108 (21.95%) PL/SQL
3 107 (21.75%) JavaScript
4 98 (19.92%) Java
5 67 (13.62%) T-SQL
6 23 (4.67%) Shell Script
6 23 (4.67%) VB.NET
7 21 (4.27%) PHP
8 14 (2.85%) VBA
9 11 (2.24%) C++
9 11 (2.24%) Perl
10 10 (2.03%) VB
11 9 (1.83%) PowerShell
12 6 (1.22%) Python
13 5 (1.02%) Delphi
13 5 (1.02%) Uniface
14 3 (0.61%) C
14 3 (0.61%) VBScript
15 2 (0.41%) XAML
16 1 (0.20%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 98 (19.92%) Degree
2 13 (2.64%) OCP
2 13 (2.64%) Oracle Certification
3 10 (2.03%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (1.42%) ISEB
4 7 (1.42%) ISTQB
5 6 (1.22%) Security Cleared
6 5 (1.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (0.81%) BPSS Clearance
7 4 (0.81%) MCP
7 4 (0.81%) SC Cleared
8 3 (0.61%) MCTS
9 2 (0.41%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (0.41%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.41%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.41%) MCDBA
9 2 (0.41%) MCSE
9 2 (0.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.20%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.20%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (2.85%) SLA
2 12 (2.44%) QA
3 3 (0.61%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.41%) ISO 14000
4 2 (0.41%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 19 (3.86%) Active Directory
2 10 (2.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (1.42%) Hyper-V
3 7 (1.42%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (1.22%) Firmware
5 5 (1.02%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (1.02%) VMware ESX
6 4 (0.81%) vSphere
6 4 (0.81%) XenDesktop
7 3 (0.61%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 2 (0.41%) HDFS
8 2 (0.41%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (0.41%) XenApp
9 1 (0.20%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 13 (2.64%) Nagios
2 8 (1.63%) Oracle RMAN
3 7 (1.42%) Data Guard
4 5 (1.02%) Backup Exec
5 4 (0.81%) BMC PATROL
5 4 (0.81%) OpenView
5 4 (0.81%) Opsview
5 4 (0.81%) Tivoli
5 4 (0.81%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
6 3 (0.61%) Nessus
6 3 (0.61%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 3 (0.61%) SCCM
7 2 (0.41%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (0.41%) WSUS
8 1 (0.20%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 138 (28.05%) Oracle
2 71 (14.43%) Microsoft
3 50 (10.16%) Tableau
4 14 (2.85%) Citrix
5 12 (2.44%) Cognos
6 11 (2.24%) VMware
7 10 (2.03%) IBM
8 9 (1.83%) Cisco
9 7 (1.42%) HP
10 5 (1.02%) CODA
10 5 (1.02%) SAP
10 5 (1.02%) Sophos
10 5 (1.02%) WatchGuard
11 4 (0.81%) BMC
11 4 (0.81%) CA
11 4 (0.81%) DevExpress
11 4 (0.81%) F5
11 4 (0.81%) Nimsoft
11 4 (0.81%) OpenText
11 4 (0.81%) Splunk
Colchester, Essex
Hurren and Hope
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + Extensive Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Saffron Walden, Essex
Search Consultancy
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Witham, Essex
Pure Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bens, flexi time, pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £36000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Witham, Essex
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Braintree, Essex
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40-50k + Excellent Bens inc. Pension, Laptop, Life Assurance + more!
Posted: 4 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Pure Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Colchester
greywood
Salary: £40000. - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Wickford
greywood
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Harlow, Essex
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Posted: 13 days ago
Saffron Walden, Essex
The Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute
Posted: 10 days ago
Wickford
greywood
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Essex
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Full package
Posted: 16 days ago
Southend-On-Sea
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Chelmsford
Michael Page Technology
Salary: benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Wickford
greywood
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago