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

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 10 12 19
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +7
Permanent jobs citing SQL 6 11 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 10.71% 16.92% 7.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.69% 27.50% 13.16%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 2
Average salary £32,500 £50,000 £30,875
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% +61.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £37,100 £25,575
10% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £59,000 £36,175
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.10%
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
29 40 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 51.79% 61.54% 59.38%
Number of salaries quoted 27 22 29
Average salary £32,500 £33,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.98% +3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £31,000 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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
Salary Histogram in Plymouth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL across the Plymouth region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

SQL Salary Histogram in Plymouth

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Plymouth

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 5 (29.41%) C#
1 5 (29.41%) T-SQL
1 5 (29.41%) .NET
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 4 (23.53%) ETL
2 4 (23.53%) Windows
2 4 (23.53%) SharePoint
2 4 (23.53%) Oracle
2 4 (23.53%) CSS
2 4 (23.53%) Web Services
2 4 (23.53%) PHP
2 4 (23.53%) PL/SQL
2 4 (23.53%) HTML
2 4 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (23.53%) Service Management
2 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (23.53%) TDD
2 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (23.53%) jQuery
2 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (17.65%) Integration Testing
3 3 (17.65%) MCITP
3 3 (17.65%) Apache Wicket
3 3 (17.65%) Hyper-V
3 3 (17.65%) RESTful
3 3 (17.65%) Windows 7
3 3 (17.65%) HTML5
3 3 (17.65%) Selenium

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Plymouth by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 4 (23.53%) SharePoint
2 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (17.65%) MS Exchange
2 3 (17.65%) Tomcat
3 2 (11.76%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (11.76%) Umbraco
4 1 (5.88%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (5.88%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) Firewall
1 3 (17.65%) LAN
1 3 (17.65%) WAN
2 1 (5.88%) Internet
2 1 (5.88%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (5.88%) MS Access
4 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Selenium
1 3 (17.65%) Maven
1 3 (17.65%) Eclipse
2 1 (5.88%) AccuRev
2 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.88%) JIRA
General
1 1 (5.88%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (76.47%) Developer
2 4 (23.53%) C# Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Java Web Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Java Developer
3 3 (17.65%) .NET Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Web Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Desktop Support
4 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (11.76%) SQL Developer
5 1 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (5.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (5.88%) PHP Developer
5 1 (5.88%) WinForms Developer
5 1 (5.88%) VB.NET Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) .NET
2 4 (23.53%) CSS
2 4 (23.53%) Web Services
2 4 (23.53%) HTML
2 4 (23.53%) jQuery
3 3 (17.65%) Apache Wicket
3 3 (17.65%) RESTful
3 3 (17.65%) HTML5
3 3 (17.65%) .NET Framework
3 3 (17.65%) Ember.js
3 3 (17.65%) AngularJS
3 3 (17.65%) Spring
3 3 (17.65%) Hibernate
3 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET
4 2 (11.76%) Entity Framework
4 2 (11.76%) JSON
4 2 (11.76%) WPF
5 1 (5.88%) LINQ
5 1 (5.88%) WCF
5 1 (5.88%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.88%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Windows
2 3 (17.65%) Windows 7
2 3 (17.65%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) ETL
1 4 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) Service Management
1 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (23.53%) TDD
2 3 (17.65%) Integration Testing
3 1 (5.88%) OpenUP
3 1 (5.88%) Multithreading
3 1 (5.88%) Domain-Driven Design
3 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (5.88%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
3 1 (5.88%) MVC
3 1 (5.88%) Migration
3 1 (5.88%) OO
3 1 (5.88%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) C#
1 5 (29.41%) T-SQL
2 4 (23.53%) PHP
2 4 (23.53%) PL/SQL
3 3 (17.65%) Java
4 2 (11.76%) VB.NET
5 1 (5.88%) VB6
5 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.88%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) MCITP
1 3 (17.65%) MCDST
1 3 (17.65%) MCP
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (17.65%) Hyper-V
1 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 4 (23.53%) Oracle
3 3 (17.65%) VMware
4 1 (5.88%) Zend