The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent 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)
South East / Kent
Rank 3 2 3
Rank change year-on-year -1 +1  
Permanent jobs citing SQL 213 270 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 26.83% 23.85% 27.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 47.33% 46.55% 47.08%
Number of salaries quoted 157 237 230
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,100 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £50,000 £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 Kent with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 450 580 548
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 56.68% 51.24% 58.05%
Number of salaries quoted 367 501 486
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -3.61%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent 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 Kent

SQL
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for SQL in Kent

SQL
Salary Histogram in Kent

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

Salary histogram for SQL in Kent

SQL
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the Kent 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
Folkestone +2 27 £35,000 -12.50% 2
West Malling +6 26 £37,500 +18.11%
Maidstone +5 24 £37,500 -10.71% 4
Chatham +9 20 £33,000 -24.57%
Tunbridge Wells -9 17 £32,500 -7.14% 3
Dartford +5 11 £32,000 +6.66% 2
Sevenoaks +1 8 £35,000 +22.80% 2
Sittingbourne -1 3 £42,500 +8.28%
Deal - 3 £30,500 -
Tonbridge +3 2 £52,500 -2.32% 1
Canterbury -5 2 £37,500 +4.16% 1
Sandwich 0 1 - -
Cranbrook - 1 £29,500 -
SQL
South East

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

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 Kent region with a requirement for SQL.

1 172 (49.28%) C#
2 156 (44.70%) .NET
3 143 (40.97%) SQL Server
4 142 (40.69%) MVC
5 106 (30.37%) ASP.NET
6 103 (29.51%) HTML
7 100 (28.65%) T-SQL
8 94 (26.93%) JavaScript
9 84 (24.07%) CSS
10 70 (20.06%) Oracle
11 58 (16.62%) Finance
12 56 (16.05%) ASP.NET MVC
13 53 (15.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 52 (14.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 48 (13.75%) Agile Software Development
15 48 (13.75%) Microsoft
16 47 (13.47%) TDD
16 47 (13.47%) WinForms
16 47 (13.47%) Analytical Skills
17 46 (13.18%) Degree
17 46 (13.18%) Unit Testing
18 44 (12.61%) WPF
18 44 (12.61%) VB.NET
19 43 (12.32%) AngularJS
20 42 (12.03%) Web Development
21 41 (11.75%) Business Intelligence
22 37 (10.60%) Web Services
23 36 (10.32%) MS Excel
24 34 (9.74%) Data Warehouse
24 34 (9.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 9 (2.58%) WordPress
2 6 (1.72%) IIS
2 6 (1.72%) WebLogic
3 5 (1.43%) CMS
3 5 (1.43%) Luigi
4 4 (1.15%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (1.15%) SAS
5 3 (0.86%) NServiceBus
5 3 (0.86%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.57%) Confluence
6 2 (0.57%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.57%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (0.57%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.29%) Apache
7 1 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.29%) nginx
7 1 (0.29%) Site Server
7 1 (0.29%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.29%) Tomcat
Applications
1 36 (10.32%) MS Excel
2 23 (6.59%) MS Office
3 1 (0.29%) MS Project
3 1 (0.29%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.57%) Maximo
1 2 (0.57%) Sage 1000
2 1 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (4.01%) Google Cloud Platform
2 13 (3.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (2.58%) Google App Engine
4 7 (2.01%) SaaS
5 6 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.57%) Office 365
7 1 (0.29%) Firebase
7 1 (0.29%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.43%) Firewall
2 4 (1.15%) SNMP
2 4 (1.15%) TCP/IP
3 3 (0.86%) VPN
4 2 (0.57%) DHCP
4 2 (0.57%) DNS
4 2 (0.57%) Internet
4 2 (0.57%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.29%) CDMA
5 1 (0.29%) GSM
5 1 (0.29%) HTTP
5 1 (0.29%) LTE
5 1 (0.29%) SMTP
5 1 (0.29%) SSL
5 1 (0.29%) UMTS
5 1 (0.29%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 143 (40.97%) SQL Server
2 53 (15.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 52 (14.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 34 (9.74%) Data Warehouse
4 34 (9.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 22 (6.30%) SQL Server 2012
6 19 (5.44%) MySQL
6 19 (5.44%) Relational Database
7 15 (4.30%) DB2
7 15 (4.30%) SQL Server 2014
8 14 (4.01%) BigQuery
9 13 (3.72%) NoSQL
9 13 (3.72%) SQL Server 2008
10 12 (3.44%) DTS
11 10 (2.87%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 9 (2.58%) Power BI
13 8 (2.29%) Crystal Reports
13 8 (2.29%) OLAP
14 7 (2.01%) Oracle Database
15 6 (1.72%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 29 (8.31%) Team Foundation Server
2 22 (6.30%) Git (software)
3 17 (4.87%) NUnit
4 15 (4.30%) MSBuild
5 10 (2.87%) Talend Open Studio
5 10 (2.87%) Visual Studio
6 9 (2.58%) HP UFT
7 7 (2.01%) Jasmine
7 7 (2.01%) Mocha
7 7 (2.01%) Subversion
8 6 (1.72%) Selenium
8 6 (1.72%) SoapUI
8 6 (1.72%) webpack
9 5 (1.43%) JIRA
10 4 (1.15%) SpecFlow
11 3 (0.86%) Ranorex
11 3 (0.86%) ReSharper
11 3 (0.86%) Robot Framework
11 3 (0.86%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 3 (0.86%) WebDriver
General
1 58 (16.62%) Finance
2 33 (9.46%) Marketing
3 22 (6.30%) Legal
4 18 (5.16%) Advertising
5 15 (4.30%) Games
6 14 (4.01%) Retail
7 8 (2.29%) Automotive
8 6 (1.72%) Banking
9 5 (1.43%) Telecoms
10 4 (1.15%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.57%) Billing
11 2 (0.57%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.29%) Electronics
12 1 (0.29%) German Language
12 1 (0.29%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.29%) Law
12 1 (0.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 195 (55.87%) Developer
2 119 (34.10%) .NET Developer
3 81 (23.21%) C# Developer
4 68 (19.48%) C# .NET Developer
5 62 (17.77%) SQL Developer
6 61 (17.48%) Analyst
7 41 (11.75%) ASP.NET Developer
8 37 (10.60%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 34 (9.74%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 28 (8.02%) DBA
11 27 (7.74%) WPF Developer
12 19 (5.44%) SQL DBA
12 19 (5.44%) WinForms Developer
13 18 (5.16%) JavaScript Developer
13 18 (5.16%) Senior Developer
13 18 (5.16%) Software Developer
14 16 (4.58%) C# Software Developer
14 16 (4.58%) Data Analyst
14 16 (4.58%) SQL Server DBA
15 15 (4.30%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 156 (44.70%) .NET
2 106 (30.37%) ASP.NET
3 103 (29.51%) HTML
4 84 (24.07%) CSS
5 56 (16.05%) ASP.NET MVC
6 47 (13.47%) WinForms
7 44 (12.61%) WPF
8 43 (12.32%) AngularJS
9 37 (10.60%) Web Services
10 28 (8.02%) HTML5
10 28 (8.02%) jQuery
11 26 (7.45%) .NET Framework
12 23 (6.59%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 23 (6.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 21 (6.02%) XML
14 18 (5.16%) WCF
15 14 (4.01%) Entity Framework
16 13 (3.72%) ASP.NET Web API
17 12 (3.44%) REST
18 11 (3.15%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 47 (13.47%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (4.30%) Computer Science
2 15 (4.30%) Replication
3 14 (4.01%) Clustering
4 12 (3.44%) iPad
5 11 (3.15%) User Experience
6 10 (2.87%) Fintech
7 9 (2.58%) Xbox
8 7 (2.01%) Management Information System
9 6 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (1.43%) AS400
10 5 (1.43%) iSeries
11 4 (1.15%) Data Structures
11 4 (1.15%) e-Health
12 3 (0.86%) Algorithms
12 3 (0.86%) PMI
13 2 (0.57%) Credit Risk
13 2 (0.57%) W3C
14 1 (0.29%) Blackberry
14 1 (0.29%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 32 (9.17%) Windows
2 22 (6.30%) Linux
3 12 (3.44%) Windows Server
4 7 (2.01%) Unix
5 3 (0.86%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.57%) Android
6 2 (0.57%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.57%) CentOS
6 2 (0.57%) Ubuntu
6 2 (0.57%) Windows 8
6 2 (0.57%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.29%) Debian
7 1 (0.29%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (40.69%) MVC
2 48 (13.75%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (13.47%) TDD
4 46 (13.18%) Unit Testing
5 42 (12.03%) Web Development
6 41 (11.75%) Business Intelligence
7 32 (9.17%) Analytics
8 30 (8.60%) Continuous Integration
9 28 (8.02%) System Testing
10 27 (7.74%) Data Modelling
11 25 (7.16%) CRM
11 25 (7.16%) Performance Tuning
12 24 (6.88%) ETL
13 22 (6.30%) Mathematics
14 21 (6.02%) Systems Analysis
15 19 (5.44%) SDLC
16 17 (4.87%) Project Management
16 17 (4.87%) Scrum
16 17 (4.87%) Visualisation
17 16 (4.58%) UML
Programming Languages
1 172 (49.28%) C#
2 100 (28.65%) T-SQL
3 94 (26.93%) JavaScript
4 44 (12.61%) VB.NET
5 33 (9.46%) Java
6 20 (5.73%) PL/SQL
6 20 (5.73%) Python
7 19 (5.44%) C++
8 18 (5.16%) R
9 15 (4.30%) PHP
9 15 (4.30%) VB
10 11 (3.15%) TypeScript
11 6 (1.72%) Shell Script
12 4 (1.15%) VB6
12 4 (1.15%) VBA
13 3 (0.86%) VBScript
14 2 (0.57%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.57%) PowerShell
15 1 (0.29%) MATLAB
15 1 (0.29%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 46 (13.18%) Degree
2 10 (2.87%) ISEB
3 9 (2.58%) ISTQB
4 6 (1.72%) OCA
4 6 (1.72%) OCP
4 6 (1.72%) Oracle Certification
5 5 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (1.15%) BPSS Clearance
6 4 (1.15%) PhD
6 4 (1.15%) SC Cleared
6 4 (1.15%) Security Cleared
7 3 (0.86%) CCNA
7 3 (0.86%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (0.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (0.86%) MCSA
7 3 (0.86%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.57%) CCIE
8 2 (0.57%) CCNP
8 2 (0.57%) CCSP
8 2 (0.57%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (5.73%) QA
2 9 (2.58%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.29%) COBIT
3 1 (0.29%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.29%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (1.72%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (1.15%) vSphere
3 3 (0.86%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.86%) Hyper-V
3 3 (0.86%) VMware Workstation
4 2 (0.57%) Terminal Services
4 2 (0.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (2.01%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (1.72%) Data Guard
2 6 (1.72%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 6 (1.72%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 6 (1.72%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (1.15%) BMC PATROL
3 4 (1.15%) Nagios
3 4 (1.15%) OpenView
3 4 (1.15%) Tivoli
3 4 (1.15%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
4 1 (0.29%) Galera Cluster
4 1 (0.29%) HAProxy
4 1 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 70 (20.06%) Oracle
2 48 (13.75%) Microsoft
3 15 (4.30%) Google
4 14 (4.01%) HP
5 13 (3.72%) Facebook
6 12 (3.44%) Tableau
7 10 (2.87%) Talend
8 9 (2.58%) Perforce
9 7 (2.01%) VMware
10 6 (1.72%) IBM
11 5 (1.43%) Jaspersoft
12 4 (1.15%) Apple
12 4 (1.15%) BMC
12 4 (1.15%) CA
12 4 (1.15%) Cisco
12 4 (1.15%) Compuware
12 4 (1.15%) Dynatrace
12 4 (1.15%) Nimsoft
13 3 (0.86%) Citrix
14 2 (0.57%) Red Hat
Kent
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £45k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sevenoaks, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
Posted: Yesterday
Longfield
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £18000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Dartford, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £43-47K depending on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidstone
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Performance Bonus + Pension
Posted: 12 days ago
Kent
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £40k plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
Client Server
Salary: £40,000 to £45,000 + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Kent
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: up to £35k DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Dartford
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £18000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Canterbury, Kent
University of Kent
Salary: Grade 7: £32,958-£38,183 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Kent
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Gioconda Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Kent
Adeptis Group
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Folkestone, Kent
Saga
Salary: Competitive plus excellent staff benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Sevenoaks
Mint
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 24 days ago
Folkestone
Churchill Frank
Posted: 9 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £17,000 to £20,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago