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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 2 3
Rank change year-on-year 0 +1  
Permanent jobs citing SQL 239 264 332
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 25.08% 26.09% 27.01%
As % of the Programming Languages category 44.34% 53.23% 52.95%
Number of salaries quoted 203 226 261
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £53,000
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 539 496 627
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 56.56% 49.01% 51.02%
Number of salaries quoted 463 431 498
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 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 27 June 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 27 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
Chelmsford 0 62 £40,000 +5.26% 3
Colchester +25 57 £42,500 +6.25% 4
Basildon -2 10 £55,000 +29.41% 1
Brentwood -5 6 £50,000 +8.10% 2
Harlow -5 6 £55,000 +22.22%
Saffron Walden -13 6 £35,614 -25.02% 1
Billericay - 3 £30,000 - 4
Witham - 2 £42,500 -
Braintree +4 1 £52,500 +61.53%
Loughton -7 1 £27,000 -10.00%
Leigh-on-Sea - 1 £50,000 -
SQL
East of England

For the 6 months to 27 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 Essex region with a requirement for SQL.

1 180 (36.73%) SQL Server
2 153 (31.22%) Oracle
3 149 (30.41%) .NET
4 127 (25.92%) C#
5 115 (23.47%) PL/SQL
5 115 (23.47%) MVC
6 114 (23.27%) Agile Software Development
7 108 (22.04%) Microsoft
8 107 (21.84%) HTML
9 104 (21.22%) JavaScript
10 100 (20.41%) Degree
11 97 (19.80%) CSS
11 97 (19.80%) Relational Database
12 94 (19.18%) Linux
13 89 (18.16%) Java
14 88 (17.96%) ASP.NET
15 84 (17.14%) RDBMS
15 84 (17.14%) Oracle Database
16 77 (15.71%) Business Intelligence
16 77 (15.71%) Performance Tuning
17 70 (14.29%) ETL
18 66 (13.47%) Finance
18 66 (13.47%) Web Development
19 64 (13.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 60 (12.24%) jQuery
21 59 (12.04%) Spring
22 58 (11.84%) T-SQL
23 56 (11.43%) Windows
24 54 (11.02%) XML
24 54 (11.02%) SQL Server Integration Services

SQL
Co-occurring 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 49 (10.00%) IIS
2 31 (6.33%) JBoss
3 25 (5.10%) Apache
4 20 (4.08%) GlassFish
4 20 (4.08%) WebSphere
5 17 (3.47%) SharePoint
6 15 (3.06%) Tomcat
7 13 (2.65%) WebLogic
8 7 (1.43%) MS Exchange
9 5 (1.02%) NetWeaver
10 4 (0.82%) CMS
11 2 (0.41%) Apache Geronimo
11 2 (0.41%) Apache Pig
11 2 (0.41%) Apache Spark
11 2 (0.41%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.41%) Documentum
11 2 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2013
11 2 (0.41%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.41%) Skype for Business
12 1 (0.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 42 (8.57%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (1.84%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (1.43%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.02%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (0.82%) Microsoft Project
6 3 (0.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 2 (0.41%) Weka
Business Applications
1 6 (1.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (1.02%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.61%) SessionCam
4 1 (0.20%) Cognos Controller
4 1 (0.20%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.20%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.22%) GitHub
2 5 (1.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.61%) Google Analytics
3 3 (0.61%) IaaS
3 3 (0.61%) PaaS
4 2 (0.41%) Office 365
4 2 (0.41%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.43%) TCP/IP
2 4 (0.82%) DHCP
2 4 (0.82%) DNS
2 4 (0.82%) FTP
2 4 (0.82%) HTTP
2 4 (0.82%) HTTPS
2 4 (0.82%) LAN
2 4 (0.82%) SMTP
3 3 (0.61%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (0.61%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (0.61%) Extranet
3 3 (0.61%) Intranet
3 3 (0.61%) Network Security
3 3 (0.61%) SAN
3 3 (0.61%) WAN
3 3 (0.61%) Wireless
4 2 (0.41%) Firewall
4 2 (0.41%) Skype
4 2 (0.41%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.20%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 180 (36.73%) SQL Server
2 97 (19.80%) Relational Database
3 84 (17.14%) Oracle Database
3 84 (17.14%) RDBMS
4 64 (13.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 54 (11.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 46 (9.39%) Data Warehouse
7 45 (9.18%) MySQL
8 44 (8.98%) SQL Server 2008
9 40 (8.16%) SQL Server 2012
10 39 (7.96%) Oracle Database 11g
11 34 (6.94%) Oracle Database 12c
11 34 (6.94%) SQL Server 2014
12 32 (6.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 27 (5.51%) SQL Server 2005
14 15 (3.06%) MongoDB
15 14 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
16 13 (2.65%) Hadoop
16 13 (2.65%) NoSQL
17 12 (2.45%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 42 (8.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 39 (7.96%) Visual Studio
3 18 (3.67%) Maven
4 14 (2.86%) Ant
4 14 (2.86%) Gradle
5 11 (2.24%) Subversion
6 10 (2.04%) SoapUI
7 7 (1.43%) JIRA
8 6 (1.22%) Octopus Deploy
8 6 (1.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 6 (1.22%) TeamCity
9 5 (1.02%) Eclipse
9 5 (1.02%) Git (software)
9 5 (1.02%) Toad
10 4 (0.82%) Selenium
11 3 (0.61%) jMock
11 3 (0.61%) JUnit
11 3 (0.61%) Mockito
12 1 (0.20%) HP UFT
12 1 (0.20%) TestDirector
General
1 66 (13.47%) Finance
2 13 (2.65%) Marketing
2 13 (2.65%) Telecoms
3 12 (2.45%) Automotive
4 10 (2.04%) Banking
4 10 (2.04%) Legal
4 10 (2.04%) Pharmaceutical
5 7 (1.43%) Advertising
6 6 (1.22%) Electronics
6 6 (1.22%) Manufacturing
7 4 (0.82%) Law
7 4 (0.82%) Retail
8 2 (0.41%) Back Office
9 1 (0.20%) Billing
9 1 (0.20%) Games
Job Titles
1 282 (57.55%) Developer
2 81 (16.53%) Analyst
3 71 (14.49%) Java Developer
4 67 (13.67%) C# Developer
5 60 (12.24%) .NET Developer
6 58 (11.84%) Oracle Developer
7 56 (11.43%) SQL Developer
8 50 (10.20%) Senior Developer
9 46 (9.39%) DBA
10 44 (8.98%) Database Developer
11 43 (8.78%) C# .NET Developer
12 41 (8.37%) Applications Support
13 38 (7.76%) Oracle Database Developer
14 35 (7.14%) Support Analyst
15 33 (6.73%) ASP.NET Developer
15 33 (6.73%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 33 (6.73%) Web Developer
16 31 (6.33%) Administrator
17 28 (5.71%) .NET Web Developer
17 28 (5.71%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 149 (30.41%) .NET
2 107 (21.84%) HTML
3 97 (19.80%) CSS
4 88 (17.96%) ASP.NET
5 60 (12.24%) jQuery
6 59 (12.04%) Spring
7 54 (11.02%) XML
8 48 (9.80%) SOAP
9 39 (7.96%) Spring MVC
10 37 (7.55%) .NET Framework
10 37 (7.55%) J2EE
10 37 (7.55%) Web Services
11 35 (7.14%) Hibernate
12 34 (6.94%) Java EE
13 31 (6.33%) ASP.NET MVC
14 30 (6.12%) AngularJS
14 30 (6.12%) REST
15 27 (5.51%) Entity Framework
16 25 (5.10%) JMS
17 24 (4.90%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 51 (10.41%) Computer Science
2 35 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (4.69%) Enterprise Software
4 19 (3.88%) N-Tier
5 14 (2.86%) Data Protection Act
6 13 (2.65%) iPad
7 8 (1.63%) Data Structures
7 8 (1.63%) Greenfield Project
7 8 (1.63%) Management Information System
8 7 (1.43%) Driving Licence
9 6 (1.22%) LIMS
10 5 (1.02%) Client/Server
10 5 (1.02%) Mobile App
11 4 (0.82%) Clustering
12 3 (0.61%) NHS
12 3 (0.61%) PKI
13 2 (0.41%) Data Centre
13 2 (0.41%) Fintech
13 2 (0.41%) Private Cloud
14 1 (0.20%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 94 (19.18%) Linux
2 56 (11.43%) Windows
3 37 (7.55%) Unix
4 27 (5.51%) Windows Server
5 9 (1.84%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (1.43%) Windows 10
6 7 (1.43%) Windows 7
7 5 (1.02%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (0.82%) Android
9 3 (0.61%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.41%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.41%) Mac OS
10 2 (0.41%) Solaris
10 2 (0.41%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (23.47%) MVC
2 114 (23.27%) Agile Software Development
3 77 (15.71%) Business Intelligence
3 77 (15.71%) Performance Tuning
4 70 (14.29%) ETL
5 66 (13.47%) Web Development
6 45 (9.18%) TDD
7 41 (8.37%) SDLC
8 34 (6.94%) OO
9 27 (5.51%) High Availability
10 26 (5.31%) E-Commerce
11 25 (5.10%) Disaster Recovery
11 25 (5.10%) Test Automation
11 25 (5.10%) User Acceptance Testing
12 24 (4.90%) DevOps
13 23 (4.69%) ITIL
13 23 (4.69%) Mathematics
14 22 (4.49%) Data Modelling
15 18 (3.67%) Analytics
16 16 (3.27%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 127 (25.92%) C#
2 115 (23.47%) PL/SQL
3 104 (21.22%) JavaScript
4 89 (18.16%) Java
5 58 (11.84%) T-SQL
6 27 (5.51%) Shell Script
7 17 (3.47%) PHP
7 17 (3.47%) VB.NET
8 16 (3.27%) Perl
9 14 (2.86%) VBA
10 12 (2.45%) C
11 10 (2.04%) PowerShell
12 8 (1.63%) Delphi
13 4 (0.82%) VBScript
14 2 (0.41%) ANSI SQL
14 2 (0.41%) FoxPro (VFP)
14 2 (0.41%) R
14 2 (0.41%) VB
15 1 (0.20%) Apex Code
15 1 (0.20%) Korn
Qualifications
1 100 (20.41%) Degree
2 42 (8.57%) Computer Science Degree
3 29 (5.92%) Microsoft Certification
4 23 (4.69%) OCP
4 23 (4.69%) Oracle Certification
5 14 (2.86%) MCTS
6 12 (2.45%) Master's Degree
7 11 (2.24%) MCITP
8 4 (0.82%) Citrix Certification
8 4 (0.82%) MCP
8 4 (0.82%) MCSE
8 4 (0.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (0.41%) CCIE
9 2 (0.41%) CCNP
9 2 (0.41%) CCSP
9 2 (0.41%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.41%) CISSP
9 2 (0.41%) ISEB
9 2 (0.41%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.41%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.24%) GDPR
1 11 (2.24%) PCI DSS
2 10 (2.04%) SLA
3 8 (1.63%) Data Quality
4 7 (1.43%) QA
5 3 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.41%) ISO 14000
6 2 (0.41%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 28 (5.71%) Active Directory
2 10 (2.04%) vSphere
3 7 (1.43%) Virtual Machines
4 6 (1.22%) Oracle RAC
5 5 (1.02%) Hyper-V
6 4 (0.82%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (0.82%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (0.41%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 17 (3.47%) Data Guard
1 17 (3.47%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (0.61%) Nessus
2 3 (0.61%) Puppet
3 1 (0.20%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.20%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 153 (31.22%) Oracle
2 108 (22.04%) Microsoft
3 17 (3.47%) Tableau
4 12 (2.45%) Dynatrace
4 12 (2.45%) SAP
4 12 (2.45%) Splunk
5 7 (1.43%) VMware
6 5 (1.02%) Cisco
6 5 (1.02%) DevExpress
6 5 (1.02%) Google
6 5 (1.02%) PayPal
6 5 (1.02%) Pega
7 4 (0.82%) Citrix
7 4 (0.82%) Cognos
7 4 (0.82%) Thunderhead
8 3 (0.61%) Capita
8 3 (0.61%) MicroStrategy
8 3 (0.61%) Software AG
8 3 (0.61%) Sybase
8 3 (0.61%) webMethods
Chelmsford, Essex
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bens, flexi time, pension
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Health, Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Colchester, Essex
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Package+Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
FinTech London Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £60,000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
FinTech London Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Hurren and Hope
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Shawbrook
Posted: 3 days ago
Great Bardfield, Essex
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 3 days ago
Billericay, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45k-55k Contributory Pension, Laptop, Life Insurance, 25 days Holiday
Posted: 4 days ago
Colchester
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Saffron Walden, Essex
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Chelmsford
greywood
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 11 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Colchester
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits, Pension
Posted: 12 days ago
Billericay, Essex
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 5 days ago
Billericay
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Billericay
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago