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 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 1 16 4
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -12
Permanent jobs citing SQL 5 2 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgwater 45.45% 6.45% 65.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 50.00% 6.45% 67.74%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 20
Average salary £28,535 £34,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.07% +15.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £34,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £34,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
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
10 31 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgwater 90.91% 100.00% 96.88%
Number of salaries quoted 10 30 30
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +19.40%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 May 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 4 (66.67%) MS Office
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) IBM Notes
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (66.67%) Lotus
1 4 (66.67%) Sage
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (50.00%) ERP
2 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) TDD
4 1 (16.67%) Retail
4 1 (16.67%) Apache Camel
4 1 (16.67%) Procedural Programming
4 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
4 1 (16.67%) OOP
4 1 (16.67%) OO
4 1 (16.67%) OOD
4 1 (16.67%) CSS
4 1 (16.67%) Web Services
4 1 (16.67%) C#
4 1 (16.67%) C++

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgwater by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 4 (66.67%) IBM Notes
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) JUnit
1 1 (16.67%) Selenium
1 1 (16.67%) FitNesse
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
2 1 (16.67%) French Language
Job Titles
1 1 (16.67%) Graduate
1 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Administrator
1 1 (16.67%) IT Support Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Trainee Software Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Trainee
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint Administrator
1 1 (16.67%) Graduate Software Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) IT Support
1 1 (16.67%) IT Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
1 1 (16.67%) Spring
1 1 (16.67%) Java EE
1 1 (16.67%) Apache CXF
1 1 (16.67%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ERP
1 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) Scrum
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) TDD
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Product Management
2 1 (16.67%) Procedural Programming
2 1 (16.67%) OOD
2 1 (16.67%) OOP
2 1 (16.67%) OO
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C#
1 1 (16.67%) C++
1 1 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 4 (66.67%) Lotus
1 4 (66.67%) Sage