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

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 9 11 10
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 9 12 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 13.85% 17.65% 15.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.50% 26.09% 23.68%
Number of salaries quoted 9 9 6
Average salary £37,500 £30,500 £29,139
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.95% +4.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,400 £29,900 £26,695
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £53,000 £34,570
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +6.94%
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
40 46 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 61.54% 67.65% 65.52%
Number of salaries quoted 35 32 30
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 £29,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £48,500
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 3 June 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 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 5 (27.78%) .NET
3 5 (27.78%) PL/SQL
3 5 (27.78%) Windows
3 5 (27.78%) Service Management
4 4 (22.22%) Hibernate
4 4 (22.22%) TDD
4 4 (22.22%) Spring
4 4 (22.22%) Maven
4 4 (22.22%) CSS
4 4 (22.22%) Web Services
4 4 (22.22%) Oracle
4 4 (22.22%) HTML
4 4 (22.22%) Java
4 4 (22.22%) PHP
4 4 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (22.22%) Tomcat
4 4 (22.22%) ETL
4 4 (22.22%) Eclipse
4 4 (22.22%) JIRA
4 4 (22.22%) Selenium
4 4 (22.22%) jQuery
4 4 (22.22%) Integration Testing
4 4 (22.22%) Apache Wicket
4 4 (22.22%) RESTful
4 4 (22.22%) HTML5
4 4 (22.22%) Ember.js
4 4 (22.22%) AngularJS
4 4 (22.22%) Mobile App

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Plymouth by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 (22.22%) Tomcat
2 3 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (16.67%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.56%) Umbraco
3 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) LAN
1 3 (16.67%) WAN
1 3 (16.67%) Firewall
2 2 (11.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Maven
1 4 (22.22%) Eclipse
1 4 (22.22%) JIRA
1 4 (22.22%) Selenium
2 2 (11.11%) Subversion
2 2 (11.11%) AccuRev
2 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 13 (72.22%) Developer
2 5 (27.78%) .NET Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Web Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Java Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Java Web Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 2 (11.11%) C# Developer
5 2 (11.11%) VB.NET Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Desktop Support
5 2 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (11.11%) SQL Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) WinForms Developer
5 2 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (5.56%) VB.NET Programmer
6 1 (5.56%) Business Systems Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Business Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) PHP Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) .NET
2 4 (22.22%) Hibernate
2 4 (22.22%) Spring
2 4 (22.22%) CSS
2 4 (22.22%) Web Services
2 4 (22.22%) HTML
2 4 (22.22%) jQuery
2 4 (22.22%) Apache Wicket
2 4 (22.22%) RESTful
2 4 (22.22%) HTML5
2 4 (22.22%) Ember.js
2 4 (22.22%) AngularJS
3 3 (16.67%) .NET Framework
4 2 (11.11%) WinForms
4 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET
5 1 (5.56%) Entity Framework
5 1 (5.56%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Windows
2 3 (16.67%) Windows 7
2 3 (16.67%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (27.78%) Service Management
3 4 (22.22%) TDD
3 4 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (22.22%) ETL
3 4 (22.22%) Integration Testing
4 2 (11.11%) Migration
4 2 (11.11%) Multithreading
5 1 (5.56%) SDLC
5 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (5.56%) Data Modelling
5 1 (5.56%) OO
5 1 (5.56%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 5 (27.78%) PL/SQL
3 4 (22.22%) Java
3 4 (22.22%) PHP
4 3 (16.67%) C#
5 2 (11.11%) VB6
5 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
5 2 (11.11%) VB
5 2 (11.11%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) MCITP
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (16.67%) MCP
1 3 (16.67%) MCDST
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) HND
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (16.67%) Hyper-V
1 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Oracle
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (5.56%) Zend