The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bridgwater region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 4 8 3
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Permanent jobs citing SQL 2 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgwater 15.38% 23.33% 18.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.38% 23.33% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 2
Average salary £26,000 £37,500 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.66% -23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,600 £34,000 £45,750
10% offered a salary of more than £30,400 £37,500 £51,750
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.35%
SQL
Somerset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bridgwater region.

Programming Languages Category
Bridgwater
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
13 30 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgwater 100.00% 100.00% 27.27%
Number of salaries quoted 13 29 3
Average salary £29,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgwater

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL across the Bridgwater region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgwater

SQL
Salary Trend in Bridgwater

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

SQL Salary Trend in Bridgwater

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bridgwater

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bridgwater region citing SQL also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL.

1 5 (83.33%) Scrum
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) TDD
2 3 (50.00%) OOD
2 3 (50.00%) OOP
2 3 (50.00%) OO
2 3 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) HTML
2 3 (50.00%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) CSS
2 3 (50.00%) Selenium
2 3 (50.00%) FitNesse
2 3 (50.00%) Spring
2 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 2 (33.33%) HTML5
3 2 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (33.33%) CSS3
3 2 (33.33%) jQuery
3 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 2 (33.33%) XML
3 2 (33.33%) XSLT
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) J2EE
3 2 (33.33%) MVC
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 2 (33.33%) Objective-C

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgwater by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bridgwater region citing SQL also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 2 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Selenium
1 3 (50.00%) FitNesse
2 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (16.67%) JUnit
General
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) SharePoint Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Trainee Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Trainee
3 1 (16.67%) Graduate Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) HTML
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
1 3 (50.00%) CSS
1 3 (50.00%) Spring
2 2 (33.33%) jQuery
2 2 (33.33%) HTML5
2 2 (33.33%) CSS3
2 2 (33.33%) XML
2 2 (33.33%) XSLT
2 2 (33.33%) J2EE
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (16.67%) Web Services
3 1 (16.67%) Apache Camel
3 1 (16.67%) Apache CXF
3 1 (16.67%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Scrum
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) TDD
2 3 (50.00%) OOP
2 3 (50.00%) OO
2 3 (50.00%) OOD
2 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) MVC
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 2 (33.33%) Pair Programming
4 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (16.67%) Product Management
4 1 (16.67%) Procedural Programming
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) Objective-C
3 1 (16.67%) C++
3 1 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft