The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Plymouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 6 17 12
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -5
Permanent jobs citing SQL 20 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 27.03% 12.90% 8.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 41.67% 18.18% 17.24%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 3
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £25,300 £29,811
10% offered a salary of more than £37,750 £46,500 £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,625 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.31% +0.33%
SQL
Devon

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

Programming Languages Category
Plymouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
48 44 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 64.86% 70.97% 46.77%
Number of salaries quoted 30 30 25
Average salary £37,500 £33,750 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +37.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,300 £23,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Plymouth

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

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Plymouth

SQL
Salary Trend in Plymouth

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

SQL Salary Trend in Plymouth

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Plymouth

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the Plymouth 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 19 (73.08%) .NET
2 17 (65.38%) C#
3 15 (57.69%) HTML
3 15 (57.69%) JavaScript
3 15 (57.69%) CSS
4 12 (46.15%) ASP.NET
4 12 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (38.46%) TDD
5 10 (38.46%) Subversion
5 10 (38.46%) Content Management
5 10 (38.46%) Web Services
5 10 (38.46%) Linux
5 10 (38.46%) Umbraco
5 10 (38.46%) HTML5
5 10 (38.46%) Jenkins
5 10 (38.46%) Git (software)
6 7 (26.92%) VB
6 7 (26.92%) .NET Framework
6 7 (26.92%) Degree
6 7 (26.92%) JIRA
7 5 (19.23%) Wiki
7 5 (19.23%) Selenium
7 5 (19.23%) LINQ
7 5 (19.23%) jQuery
7 5 (19.23%) Integration Testing
7 5 (19.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 5 (19.23%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (19.23%) CMS
7 5 (19.23%) Bugzilla
7 5 (19.23%) Hibernate

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Plymouth by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the Plymouth 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 10 (38.46%) Umbraco
2 5 (19.23%) Confluence
2 5 (19.23%) Tomcat
2 5 (19.23%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) MySQL
1 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
1 5 (19.23%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (38.46%) Subversion
1 10 (38.46%) Git (software)
1 10 (38.46%) Jenkins
2 7 (26.92%) JIRA
3 5 (19.23%) Selenium
3 5 (19.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (19.23%) Maven
3 5 (19.23%) Visual Studio
3 5 (19.23%) Eclipse
3 5 (19.23%) Bugzilla
3 5 (19.23%) MSBuild
4 2 (7.69%) AccuRev
Job Titles
1 24 (92.31%) Developer
2 10 (38.46%) Web Developer
3 7 (26.92%) Programmer
3 7 (26.92%) .NET Developer
3 7 (26.92%) C# Developer
4 5 (19.23%) Software Developer
4 5 (19.23%) Java Web Developer
4 5 (19.23%) Java Developer
4 5 (19.23%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (15.38%) Software Programmer
6 2 (7.69%) Business Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Web Programmer
6 2 (7.69%) WinForms Developer
6 2 (7.69%) VB.NET Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Systems Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Business Systems Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Business Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Business Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (73.08%) .NET
2 15 (57.69%) CSS
2 15 (57.69%) HTML
3 12 (46.15%) ASP.NET
4 10 (38.46%) Web Services
4 10 (38.46%) HTML5
5 7 (26.92%) .NET Framework
6 5 (19.23%) LINQ
6 5 (19.23%) jQuery
6 5 (19.23%) Apache Wicket
6 5 (19.23%) Ext JS
6 5 (19.23%) RESTful
6 5 (19.23%) WebGL
6 5 (19.23%) CSS3
6 5 (19.23%) Ember.js
6 5 (19.23%) AngularJS
6 5 (19.23%) Hibernate
6 5 (19.23%) Spring
6 5 (19.23%) Ajax
7 2 (7.69%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Wiki
1 5 (19.23%) Visualisation
1 5 (19.23%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (38.46%) Linux
2 5 (19.23%) Ubuntu
3 2 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (38.46%) TDD
2 10 (38.46%) Content Management
3 5 (19.23%) OOP
3 5 (19.23%) OO
3 5 (19.23%) Service Management
3 5 (19.23%) Web Analytics
3 5 (19.23%) Integration Testing
3 5 (19.23%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (19.23%) Build Automation
3 5 (19.23%) Analytics
4 2 (7.69%) SDLC
4 2 (7.69%) Multithreading
4 2 (7.69%) Migration
4 2 (7.69%) Data Modelling
4 2 (7.69%) Software Engineering
4 2 (7.69%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 17 (65.38%) C#
2 15 (57.69%) JavaScript
3 7 (26.92%) VB
4 5 (19.23%) Python
4 5 (19.23%) Java
4 5 (19.23%) Bash Shell
5 2 (7.69%) PL/SQL
5 2 (7.69%) T-SQL
5 2 (7.69%) VB6
5 2 (7.69%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (26.92%) Degree
2 2 (7.69%) HND
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
1 5 (19.23%) Adobe