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

SQL (Structured Query Language)
South East / Kent
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 9 3
Rank change year-on-year +7 -6  
Permanent jobs citing SQL 191 177 294
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 28.98% 18.63% 27.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 53.35% 36.57% 44.34%
Number of salaries quoted 162 155 274
Median salary £35,000 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.89% +1.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,200 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £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 358 484 663
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 54.32% 50.95% 61.11%
Number of salaries quoted 316 432 590
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +3.89%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in 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 24 June 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 24 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
Tunbridge Wells +18 27 £35,000 -9.09%
Folkestone - 22 £40,000 - 2
Maidstone +6 18 £35,000 -17.64% 5
Canterbury +5 18 £27,500 -23.61% 2
West Malling +5 11 £40,750 +34.15% 1
Dartford 0 7 £32,500 -1.51% 1
Sevenoaks - 6 £43,750 -
Chatham +7 5 £32,500 -0.38% 3
Whitstable +3 5 £32,750 -6.42%
Sittingbourne -7 5 £27,500 -38.88% 3
Deal - 2 £30,500 -
Tonbridge -3 1 £47,500 +21.79%
Rochester -4 1 - -
Swanley - 1 £32,500 -
SQL
South East

For the 6 months to 24 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 Kent region with a requirement for SQL.

1 190 (46.91%) C#
2 174 (42.96%) .NET
3 172 (42.47%) SQL Server
4 148 (36.54%) HTML
5 137 (33.83%) JavaScript
6 131 (32.35%) MVC
7 115 (28.40%) CSS
8 110 (27.16%) ASP.NET
9 108 (26.67%) T-SQL
10 74 (18.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 66 (16.30%) Finance
12 64 (15.80%) AngularJS
13 63 (15.56%) Microsoft
14 61 (15.06%) Oracle
15 58 (14.32%) Microsoft Excel
15 58 (14.32%) Agile Software Development
15 58 (14.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 57 (14.07%) Business Intelligence
17 56 (13.83%) Windows
18 53 (13.09%) WinForms
18 53 (13.09%) HTML5
19 51 (12.59%) Web Development
19 51 (12.59%) Unit Testing
20 50 (12.35%) VB.NET
21 47 (11.60%) ASP.NET MVC
22 46 (11.36%) PHP
23 45 (11.11%) TDD
24 43 (10.62%) WPF
25 38 (9.38%) Java
26 37 (9.14%) Linux

SQL
Co-occurring 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 13 (3.21%) IIS
2 12 (2.96%) Apache
3 8 (1.98%) Tomcat
4 7 (1.73%) MS Exchange
5 5 (1.23%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (1.23%) Luigi
5 5 (1.23%) SAS
5 5 (1.23%) WebLogic
6 4 (0.99%) WordPress
7 2 (0.49%) CMS
7 2 (0.49%) Confluence
7 2 (0.49%) JBoss
7 2 (0.49%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.49%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.25%) nginx
8 1 (0.25%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.25%) Site Server
Applications
1 58 (14.32%) Microsoft Excel
2 27 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.25%) Acrobat
3 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 7 (1.73%) Visualfiles
2 3 (0.74%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (0.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.49%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.49%) Sage 1000
4 1 (0.25%) Aareon QL
4 1 (0.25%) Academy Housing
4 1 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.25%) Infor CRM
4 1 (0.25%) Infor M3
4 1 (0.25%) Kypera Housing
4 1 (0.25%) Magento
4 1 (0.25%) MIS ActiveH
4 1 (0.25%) Northgate Housing
4 1 (0.25%) OPENHousing
4 1 (0.25%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.25%) Orchard Housing
Cloud Services
1 16 (3.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (2.22%) SaaS
3 7 (1.73%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (0.49%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.49%) Google App Engine
5 1 (0.25%) Firebase
5 1 (0.25%) GitHub
5 1 (0.25%) Office 365
5 1 (0.25%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (3.95%) Intranet
2 7 (1.73%) Firewall
2 7 (1.73%) TCP/IP
3 4 (0.99%) CDMA
3 4 (0.99%) GSM
3 4 (0.99%) LTE
3 4 (0.99%) UMTS
3 4 (0.99%) Unified Communications
3 4 (0.99%) VPN
4 2 (0.49%) DHCP
4 2 (0.49%) DNS
4 2 (0.49%) SAN
5 1 (0.25%) 802.11
5 1 (0.25%) HTTP
5 1 (0.25%) Internet
5 1 (0.25%) ISDN
5 1 (0.25%) SMTP
5 1 (0.25%) SSL
5 1 (0.25%) VoIP
5 1 (0.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 172 (42.47%) SQL Server
2 74 (18.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 58 (14.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 34 (8.40%) MySQL
5 33 (8.15%) Data Warehouse
6 25 (6.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 21 (5.19%) SQL Server 2012
8 18 (4.44%) SQL Server 2014
9 17 (4.20%) DB2
10 16 (3.95%) SQL Server 2008
11 14 (3.46%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 13 (3.21%) Relational Database
13 12 (2.96%) Power BI
14 10 (2.47%) BusinessObjects
14 10 (2.47%) Crystal Reports
15 9 (2.22%) Big Data
15 9 (2.22%) DTS
15 9 (2.22%) MongoDB
15 9 (2.22%) Pentaho
16 7 (1.73%) SQL CLR
Development Applications
1 28 (6.91%) Team Foundation Server
2 25 (6.17%) NUnit
3 22 (5.43%) Git (software)
4 19 (4.69%) MSBuild
5 12 (2.96%) Selenium
6 8 (1.98%) HP UFT
6 8 (1.98%) Jasmine
6 8 (1.98%) Mocha
7 7 (1.73%) SpecFlow
7 7 (1.73%) webpack
8 6 (1.48%) JIRA
8 6 (1.48%) NetBeans
8 6 (1.48%) Visual Studio
9 5 (1.23%) Maven
9 5 (1.23%) Moq
9 5 (1.23%) Talend Open Studio
9 5 (1.23%) tSQLt
10 4 (0.99%) Jenkins
10 4 (0.99%) Octopus Deploy
10 4 (0.99%) Subversion
General
1 66 (16.30%) Finance
2 32 (7.90%) Marketing
3 18 (4.44%) Advertising
4 15 (3.70%) Games
5 10 (2.47%) Retail
5 10 (2.47%) Telecoms
6 9 (2.22%) Automotive
7 7 (1.73%) Legal
8 3 (0.74%) Electronics
8 3 (0.74%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.49%) Back Office
9 2 (0.49%) Banking
9 2 (0.49%) Billing
Job Titles
1 238 (58.77%) Developer
2 117 (28.89%) .NET Developer
3 82 (20.25%) SQL Developer
4 72 (17.78%) C# Developer
5 60 (14.81%) Analyst
6 54 (13.33%) C# .NET Developer
7 36 (8.89%) ASP.NET Developer
8 31 (7.65%) DBA
9 30 (7.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 28 (6.91%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 26 (6.42%) Junior
11 26 (6.42%) WinForms Developer
11 26 (6.42%) WPF Developer
12 25 (6.17%) Senior Developer
13 24 (5.93%) SQL DBA
14 21 (5.19%) Junior Developer
14 21 (5.19%) Web Developer
15 18 (4.44%) Architect
15 18 (4.44%) JavaScript Developer
15 18 (4.44%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 174 (42.96%) .NET
2 148 (36.54%) HTML
3 115 (28.40%) CSS
4 110 (27.16%) ASP.NET
5 64 (15.80%) AngularJS
6 53 (13.09%) HTML5
6 53 (13.09%) WinForms
7 47 (11.60%) ASP.NET MVC
8 43 (10.62%) WPF
9 36 (8.89%) jQuery
10 31 (7.65%) ASP.NET Web API
10 31 (7.65%) XML
11 30 (7.41%) WCF
12 29 (7.16%) Web Services
13 23 (5.68%) REST
14 19 (4.69%) CSS3
15 15 (3.70%) .NET Framework
15 15 (3.70%) EDI
15 15 (3.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 14 (3.46%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 37 (9.14%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (4.44%) iPad
3 17 (4.20%) Replication
4 16 (3.95%) iSeries
5 14 (3.46%) Clustering
6 13 (3.21%) AS400
7 11 (2.72%) Fintech
7 11 (2.72%) Greenfield Project
8 10 (2.47%) User Experience
8 10 (2.47%) W3C
9 7 (1.73%) Computer Science
10 5 (1.23%) Data Structures
11 4 (0.99%) Algorithms
11 4 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (0.74%) Management Information System
12 3 (0.74%) PMI
13 2 (0.49%) Credit Risk
13 2 (0.49%) Linux Command Line
13 2 (0.49%) Xbox
14 1 (0.25%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 56 (13.83%) Windows
2 37 (9.14%) Linux
3 21 (5.19%) Windows Server
4 8 (1.98%) CentOS
5 5 (1.23%) Unix
5 5 (1.23%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (0.99%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.49%) Android
8 2 (0.49%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.49%) Oracle Linux
8 2 (0.49%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.49%) Windows 10
8 2 (0.49%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.25%) AIX
9 1 (0.25%) Debian
9 1 (0.25%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.25%) SUSE
9 1 (0.25%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (32.35%) MVC
2 58 (14.32%) Agile Software Development
3 57 (14.07%) Business Intelligence
4 51 (12.59%) Unit Testing
4 51 (12.59%) Web Development
5 45 (11.11%) TDD
6 37 (9.14%) Performance Tuning
7 32 (7.90%) Scrum
8 31 (7.65%) Data Modelling
9 28 (6.91%) Front End Development
10 26 (6.42%) Continuous Integration
10 26 (6.42%) ETL
11 24 (5.93%) Analytics
12 23 (5.68%) Test Automation
13 21 (5.19%) Mathematics
14 19 (4.69%) Project Management
15 17 (4.20%) System Testing
16 16 (3.95%) Disaster Recovery
16 16 (3.95%) Systems Analysis
16 16 (3.95%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 190 (46.91%) C#
2 137 (33.83%) JavaScript
3 108 (26.67%) T-SQL
4 50 (12.35%) VB.NET
5 46 (11.36%) PHP
6 38 (9.38%) Java
7 32 (7.90%) VBA
8 24 (5.93%) Python
9 18 (4.44%) R
10 17 (4.20%) VB
11 14 (3.46%) C++
12 13 (3.21%) TypeScript
13 11 (2.72%) PL/SQL
13 11 (2.72%) RPG
13 11 (2.72%) RPG IV
13 11 (2.72%) VB6
14 9 (2.22%) ActionScript
14 9 (2.22%) ActionScript 2.0
15 8 (1.98%) PowerShell
16 6 (1.48%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 28 (6.91%) Degree
2 7 (1.73%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (1.23%) ISEB
4 4 (0.99%) Master's Degree
4 4 (0.99%) MCSA
4 4 (0.99%) MCSE
4 4 (0.99%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (0.99%) PhD
5 3 (0.74%) CCIE
5 3 (0.74%) CCIE Service Provider
5 3 (0.74%) CCNA
5 3 (0.74%) CCNP
5 3 (0.74%) CCSP
5 3 (0.74%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (0.74%) ISTQB
5 3 (0.74%) Numerate Degree
5 3 (0.74%) OCA
5 3 (0.74%) OCP
5 3 (0.74%) Oracle Certification
5 3 (0.74%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (6.67%) QA
2 7 (1.73%) PCI DSS
3 5 (1.23%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.99%) SLA
5 1 (0.25%) PMO
System Software
1 8 (1.98%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.48%) Docker
3 5 (1.23%) VMware Workstation
4 3 (0.74%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (0.74%) Virtual Servers
4 3 (0.74%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.25%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.25%) ISA Server
5 1 (0.25%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (1.23%) Puppet
2 3 (0.74%) Ansible
2 3 (0.74%) Data Guard
2 3 (0.74%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 3 (0.74%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.74%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (0.74%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (0.74%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.25%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.25%) Galera Cluster
3 1 (0.25%) HAProxy
3 1 (0.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 63 (15.56%) Microsoft
2 61 (15.06%) Oracle
3 20 (4.94%) Facebook
4 12 (2.96%) Apple
5 11 (2.72%) IBM
6 9 (2.22%) Cognos
6 9 (2.22%) Red Hat
6 9 (2.22%) VMware
7 8 (1.98%) Cisco
8 7 (1.73%) Google
8 7 (1.73%) HP
9 6 (1.48%) Tableau
10 5 (1.23%) SAP
10 5 (1.23%) Talend
11 3 (0.74%) Meraki
11 3 (0.74%) Sun
12 2 (0.49%) Infor
12 2 (0.49%) Perforce
12 2 (0.49%) Sitecore
12 2 (0.49%) Vertica
Sittingbourne, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Competetive Salary + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Otford, Kent
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 15 hours ago
Maidstone, Kent
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Ashford, Kent
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 22 hours ago
Canterbury, Kent
Proactive Appointments
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Maidstone, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £45k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
Pearson Frank
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
West Malling, Kent
Intotec
Salary: Great Company Benefits including Contribution Pension and PMI
Posted: Yesterday
Chatham, Kent
Pearson Whiffin Recruitment Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Canterbury, Kent
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chatham, Kent
Hydrogen Group
Posted: 2 days ago
Sittingbourne, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 30000
Posted: 3 days ago
Ashford, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £20,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Chatham
greywood
Salary: £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Ashford, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Sittingbourne, Kent
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 7 days ago
Kent
greywood
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bens
Posted: 9 days ago
Dartford
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 23 days ago
Kent
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £45k + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Kent
Client Server
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Folkestone
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 16 days ago
Folkestone
Saga
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Kent
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 22 days ago