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 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 18 9 3
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -6
Permanent jobs citing SQL 11 4 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 10.38% 8.33% 41.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.67% 17.39% 72.00%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 12
Average salary £27,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%
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
75 23 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 70.75% 47.92% 58.14%
Number of salaries quoted 64 19 19
Average salary £29,000 £25,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.62% -20.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £32,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 2 October 2014.

SQL Salary Histogram in Plymouth

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Plymouth

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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 10 (47.62%) .NET
2 9 (42.86%) ASP.NET
2 9 (42.86%) C#
2 9 (42.86%) Ajax
3 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
4 7 (33.33%) jQuery
5 6 (28.57%) .NET Framework
6 5 (23.81%) Project Management
6 5 (23.81%) MVC
6 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
6 5 (23.81%) HTML
6 5 (23.81%) JSON
6 5 (23.81%) LINQ
6 5 (23.81%) HTML5
7 4 (19.05%) Computer Science
7 4 (19.05%) Degree
7 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (19.05%) Visualisation
7 4 (19.05%) Java
7 4 (19.05%) PHP
7 4 (19.05%) CSS
7 4 (19.05%) Web Services
7 4 (19.05%) VB.NET
7 4 (19.05%) Flash
7 4 (19.05%) MS Access
7 4 (19.05%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (19.05%) SEO
7 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (19.05%) CMS
7 4 (19.05%) Games

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Plymouth by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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 (19.05%) CMS
2 3 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
2 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (19.05%) MS Access
2 4 (19.05%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (9.52%) Data Mining
4 2 (9.52%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (4.76%) QlikView
5 1 (4.76%) RDBMS
5 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Visual Studio
2 2 (9.52%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (19.05%) Games
2 2 (9.52%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (9.52%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.76%) Advertising
3 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (71.43%) Developer
2 6 (28.57%) Web Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Applications Developer
3 4 (19.05%) C# Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Tester
4 2 (9.52%) Web Applications Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Software Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Tester
4 2 (9.52%) Firmware Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Firmware Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Applications Support
5 1 (4.76%) Manual Tester
5 1 (4.76%) Development Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Report Developer
5 1 (4.76%) C# Application Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (47.62%) .NET
2 9 (42.86%) ASP.NET
2 9 (42.86%) Ajax
3 7 (33.33%) jQuery
4 6 (28.57%) .NET Framework
5 5 (23.81%) JSON
5 5 (23.81%) HTML
5 5 (23.81%) LINQ
5 5 (23.81%) HTML5
6 4 (19.05%) CSS
6 4 (19.05%) Web Services
6 4 (19.05%) Flash
7 3 (14.29%) WCF
8 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Computer Science
1 4 (19.05%) Visualisation
2 2 (9.52%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) Algorithms
3 1 (4.76%) FMCG
3 1 (4.76%) iPhone
3 1 (4.76%) Biometrics
3 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
1 1 (4.76%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Project Management
1 5 (23.81%) MVC
2 4 (19.05%) SEO
3 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (9.52%) TDD
4 2 (9.52%) UML
4 2 (9.52%) OOD
4 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (9.52%) Software Architecture
4 2 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (4.76%) Functional Testing
5 1 (4.76%) Analytics
5 1 (4.76%) Video Analytics
5 1 (4.76%) CRM
5 1 (4.76%) ERP
5 1 (4.76%) Data Modelling
5 1 (4.76%) Information Management
5 1 (4.76%) Automated Testing
5 1 (4.76%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (4.76%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 9 (42.86%) C#
2 4 (19.05%) Java
2 4 (19.05%) PHP
2 4 (19.05%) VB.NET
3 2 (9.52%) VBA
3 2 (9.52%) C
3 2 (9.52%) T-SQL
3 2 (9.52%) C++
4 1 (4.76%) COBOL
4 1 (4.76%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Degree
2 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 2 (9.52%) ISTQB
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Firmware
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) Panasonic
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle