The first table below looks at the demand for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 2 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 1355 1311 1257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 23.34% 24.42% 22.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 41.56% 41.25% 38.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1205 1196 1101
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £46,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Programming Languages Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3260 3178 3288
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 56.16% 59.20% 58.10%
Number of salaries quoted 2847 2844 2902
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,963 £47,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
SQL
England

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

SQL
Salary Trend in the South West

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

SQL Salary Trend in the South West

SQL
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL across the South West region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

SQL Salary Histogram in the South West

SQL
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the South West region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +5 477 £37,250 -0.66% 112
Gloucestershire +1 255 £37,500 +11.94% 38
Wiltshire -1 249 £35,000 -2.77% 44
Somerset -1 144 £35,000 - 51
Dorset -1 140 £35,000 +1.44% 41
Devon +2 75 £34,500 - 10
Cornwall -1 4 £38,750 +59.79% 6
SQL
England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 1173 (41.74%) SQL Server
2 1048 (37.30%) .NET
3 876 (31.17%) C#
4 700 (24.91%) ASP.NET
5 665 (23.67%) Java
6 660 (23.49%) Microsoft
7 628 (22.35%) Finance
8 618 (21.99%) HTML
9 606 (21.57%) Oracle
10 580 (20.64%) JavaScript
11 534 (19.00%) Degree
12 495 (17.62%) T-SQL
13 473 (16.83%) CSS
14 468 (16.65%) Windows
15 445 (15.84%) OO
16 423 (15.05%) Agile Software Development
17 407 (14.48%) XML
18 399 (14.20%) Software Engineering
19 377 (13.42%) MS Excel
20 360 (12.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 358 (12.74%) Web Services
22 357 (12.70%) jQuery
23 344 (12.24%) MVC
24 326 (11.60%) SQL Server 2008
25 320 (11.39%) Business Intelligence
26 299 (10.64%) Computer Science
27 297 (10.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
28 278 (9.89%) VB.NET
29 277 (9.86%) MySQL
30 274 (9.75%) Scrum

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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
1 166 (5.91%) SharePoint
2 144 (5.12%) WebLogic
3 109 (3.88%) IIS
4 82 (2.92%) WebSphere
5 73 (2.60%) Apache
6 72 (2.56%) CMS
7 66 (2.35%) SAS
8 61 (2.17%) SharePoint 2010
9 47 (1.67%) MS Exchange
10 42 (1.49%) Oracle Workflow
11 38 (1.35%) Tomcat
12 33 (1.17%) Umbraco
13 19 (0.68%) Drupal
14 17 (0.60%) WordPress
14 17 (0.60%) SharePoint 2013
15 16 (0.57%) Sitecore CMS
16 12 (0.43%) BizTalk Server
17 10 (0.36%) IBM Notes
17 10 (0.36%) Kentico
17 10 (0.36%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 377 (13.42%) MS Excel
2 104 (3.70%) MS Office
3 26 (0.93%) SPSS
4 24 (0.85%) MS Project
5 22 (0.78%) FastStats
6 21 (0.75%) MS Visio
7 17 (0.60%) Photoshop
8 11 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
9 7 (0.25%) MS PowerPoint
10 5 (0.18%) Adobe Illustrator
11 4 (0.14%) InDesign
11 4 (0.14%) Fireworks
12 1 (0.036%) GIMP
12 1 (0.036%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 76 (2.70%) Oracle EBS
2 45 (1.60%) Oracle EBS R12
3 33 (1.17%) Magento
4 32 (1.14%) Oracle Receivables
5 29 (1.03%) Oracle Applications
6 28 (1.00%) Oracle iProcurement
7 25 (0.89%) Oracle General Ledger
7 25 (0.89%) Oracle Payables
8 22 (0.78%) Dynamics AX
8 22 (0.78%) Oracle ERP
9 20 (0.71%) Visualfiles
10 19 (0.68%) Oracle Cash Management
10 19 (0.68%) Shopify
11 18 (0.64%) Oracle CRM
11 18 (0.64%) Google Analytics
12 17 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
12 17 (0.60%) Oracle Assets
13 11 (0.39%) Oracle Internet Expenses
14 10 (0.36%) SAP Business One
14 10 (0.36%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 21 (0.75%) SaaS
2 9 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (0.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (0.21%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (0.14%) PaaS
4 4 (0.14%) Basecamp
5 3 (0.11%) Office 365
6 2 (0.071%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.071%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.036%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.036%) CloudFront
7 1 (0.036%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 77 (2.74%) Internet
2 70 (2.49%) TCP/IP
3 58 (2.06%) Firewall
4 52 (1.85%) HTTP
5 49 (1.74%) Intranet
6 45 (1.60%) Network Security
7 42 (1.49%) SAN
8 39 (1.39%) LAN
9 32 (1.14%) DHCP
10 29 (1.03%) DNS
11 24 (0.85%) VoIP
12 23 (0.82%) WAN
12 23 (0.82%) FTP
13 14 (0.50%) SMTP
14 9 (0.32%) SMS
14 9 (0.32%) SNMP
15 8 (0.28%) VPN
15 8 (0.28%) PBX
15 8 (0.28%) Wireless
16 7 (0.25%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1173 (41.74%) SQL Server
2 360 (12.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 326 (11.60%) SQL Server 2008
4 297 (10.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 277 (9.86%) MySQL
6 197 (7.01%) Data Warehouse
7 180 (6.41%) Oracle Database
8 178 (6.33%) Relational Database
9 166 (5.91%) SQL Server 2005
10 160 (5.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 132 (4.70%) Crystal Reports
12 112 (3.99%) Oracle Reports
13 101 (3.59%) RDBMS
14 95 (3.38%) SQL Server 2012
15 77 (2.74%) Oracle Database 11g
16 51 (1.81%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 47 (1.67%) QlikView
18 40 (1.42%) MS Access
19 37 (1.32%) BusinessObjects
20 30 (1.07%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 269 (9.57%) Visual Studio
2 220 (7.83%) Eclipse
3 190 (6.76%) Selenium
4 165 (5.87%) JUnit
5 129 (4.59%) Subversion
6 112 (3.99%) Team Foundation Server
7 99 (3.52%) Ant
8 89 (3.17%) Maven
9 86 (3.06%) Git (software)
10 84 (2.99%) NetBeans
11 76 (2.70%) FitNesse
12 58 (2.06%) Jenkins
13 54 (1.92%) JMeter
14 50 (1.78%) Oracle Forms
15 47 (1.67%) Hudson
16 43 (1.53%) PHPUnit
17 40 (1.42%) NUnit
18 39 (1.39%) Eclipse RCP
19 37 (1.32%) Toad
20 34 (1.21%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 628 (22.35%) Finance
2 195 (6.94%) Marketing
3 187 (6.65%) Retail
4 164 (5.84%) Telecoms
5 112 (3.99%) Banking
6 73 (2.60%) Legal
7 72 (2.56%) Manufacturing
8 58 (2.06%) Law
9 42 (1.49%) French Language
10 36 (1.28%) Automotive
11 34 (1.21%) Back Office
12 31 (1.10%) Advertising
13 28 (1.00%) Publishing
14 13 (0.46%) Front Office
15 9 (0.32%) Investment Banking
16 8 (0.28%) Financial Institution
17 7 (0.25%) Military
17 7 (0.25%) Billing
18 6 (0.21%) General Ledger
19 4 (0.14%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1427 (50.78%) Developer
2 464 (16.51%) Analyst
3 392 (13.95%) .NET Developer
4 263 (9.36%) C# Developer
5 216 (7.69%) Java Developer
6 209 (7.44%) Software Engineer
7 201 (7.15%) Software Developer
8 189 (6.73%) Web Developer
9 178 (6.33%) C# .NET Developer
10 173 (6.16%) Senior Developer
11 162 (5.77%) Applications Support
12 154 (5.48%) ASP.NET Developer
13 149 (5.30%) Support Analyst
14 148 (5.27%) Junior
15 120 (4.27%) Graduate
16 115 (4.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 113 (4.02%) DBA
18 107 (3.81%) Junior Developer
19 97 (3.45%) SQL Developer
20 92 (3.27%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1048 (37.30%) .NET
2 700 (24.91%) ASP.NET
3 618 (21.99%) HTML
4 473 (16.83%) CSS
5 407 (14.48%) XML
6 358 (12.74%) Web Services
7 357 (12.70%) jQuery
8 266 (9.47%) Spring
9 241 (8.58%) .NET Framework
10 207 (7.37%) ASP.NET MVC
11 152 (5.41%) Ajax
12 146 (5.20%) WCF
13 140 (4.98%) Java EE
14 136 (4.84%) J2EE
15 109 (3.88%) XSLT
16 106 (3.77%) EJB
17 95 (3.38%) JSP
18 92 (3.27%) Hibernate
19 89 (3.17%) SOAP
20 85 (3.02%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 299 (10.64%) Computer Science
2 126 (4.48%) Mathematics
3 96 (3.42%) N-Tier
4 86 (3.06%) Mobile App
5 79 (2.81%) Enterprise Software
6 77 (2.74%) Management Information System
7 75 (2.67%) Digital Media
8 61 (2.17%) Client/Server
9 38 (1.35%) Open Source
10 35 (1.25%) Statistics
11 34 (1.21%) Replication
12 30 (1.07%) iPhone
13 28 (1.00%) Inversion of Control
14 26 (0.93%) SWIFT
15 23 (0.82%) Visualisation
16 20 (0.71%) Credit Risk
16 20 (0.71%) Social Media
16 20 (0.71%) PKI
17 16 (0.57%) Clustering
18 15 (0.53%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 468 (16.65%) Windows
2 269 (9.57%) Linux
3 195 (6.94%) UNIX
4 101 (3.59%) Windows Server 2008
5 84 (2.99%) Android
6 69 (2.46%) Windows Server 2003
7 62 (2.21%) Apple iOS
8 40 (1.42%) Solaris
9 39 (1.39%) Windows 7
10 34 (1.21%) Windows XP
11 26 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
12 20 (0.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 18 (0.64%) HPUX
14 17 (0.60%) Windows CE
15 13 (0.46%) Windows Mobile
16 12 (0.43%) AIX
16 12 (0.43%) Windows 2000 Server
17 11 (0.39%) Ubuntu
18 9 (0.32%) Windows 8
19 8 (0.28%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 445 (15.84%) OO
2 423 (15.05%) Agile Software Development
3 399 (14.20%) Software Engineering
4 344 (12.24%) MVC
5 320 (11.39%) Business Intelligence
6 274 (9.75%) Scrum
7 230 (8.19%) Unit Testing
8 202 (7.19%) OOP
9 191 (6.80%) ITIL
10 169 (6.01%) Web Development
11 147 (5.23%) Project Management
12 141 (5.02%) CRM
13 130 (4.63%) ETL
14 120 (4.27%) Performance Tuning
15 117 (4.16%) UML
15 117 (4.16%) OOD
16 106 (3.77%) E-Commerce
16 106 (3.77%) TDD
17 90 (3.20%) Workflow
18 88 (3.13%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 876 (31.17%) C#
2 665 (23.67%) Java
3 580 (20.64%) JavaScript
4 495 (17.62%) T-SQL
5 278 (9.89%) VB.NET
6 248 (8.83%) PL/SQL
7 239 (8.51%) PHP
8 201 (7.15%) VB
9 195 (6.94%) C++
10 124 (4.41%) C
11 95 (3.38%) Perl
12 77 (2.74%) VB6
13 67 (2.38%) VBA
14 53 (1.89%) PowerShell
15 50 (1.78%) Python
16 46 (1.64%) Ruby
17 45 (1.60%) VBScript
18 36 (1.28%) Shell Script
19 21 (0.75%) XPath
20 20 (0.71%) VC++
Qualifications
1 534 (19.00%) Degree
2 139 (4.95%) Security Cleared
3 97 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 73 (2.60%) ISEB
5 52 (1.85%) DV Cleared
6 41 (1.46%) SC Cleared
7 40 (1.42%) MCTS
8 34 (1.21%) ISTQB
8 34 (1.21%) ITIL Certification
9 23 (0.82%) HND
10 19 (0.68%) MCITP
11 18 (0.64%) MCP
12 17 (0.60%) MBA
13 16 (0.57%) MCPD
14 14 (0.50%) MCSE
15 11 (0.39%) MCSA
16 8 (0.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 7 (0.25%) OCP
17 7 (0.25%) Oracle Certification
17 7 (0.25%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 156 (5.55%) SLA
2 115 (4.09%) QA
3 14 (0.50%) ISO 9001
4 6 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.14%) WCAG
5 4 (0.14%) ISO 14001
5 4 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (0.14%) GAMP
6 3 (0.11%) Basel II
6 3 (0.11%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.071%) HL7
7 2 (0.071%) JTAG
8 1 (0.036%) GMP
8 1 (0.036%) COBIT
System Software
1 128 (4.56%) Active Directory
2 92 (3.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 40 (1.42%) Hyper-V
4 35 (1.25%) VMware ESX
5 28 (1.00%) vSphere
6 15 (0.53%) Oracle RAC
7 12 (0.43%) Oracle RMAN
8 8 (0.28%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (0.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 4 (0.14%) XenApp
11 3 (0.11%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 3 (0.11%) Terminal Services
12 2 (0.071%) NFS
12 2 (0.071%) Terminal Server
12 2 (0.071%) Snort
12 2 (0.071%) Xen
12 2 (0.071%) vCloud
13 1 (0.036%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 25 (0.89%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 18 (0.64%) NetBackup
3 17 (0.60%) SCCM
3 17 (0.60%) HP Quality Center
4 9 (0.32%) Data Guard
5 8 (0.28%) Nagios
6 7 (0.25%) Backup Exec
7 6 (0.21%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 4 (0.14%) OpenView
8 4 (0.14%) WMI
8 4 (0.14%) Cisco IPCC
9 3 (0.11%) MOM
9 3 (0.11%) Puppet
10 2 (0.071%) HP SiteScope
10 2 (0.071%) SolarWinds Orion
10 2 (0.071%) BMC PATROL
10 2 (0.071%) Foglight
10 2 (0.071%) Vagrant
10 2 (0.071%) Opscode Chef
10 2 (0.071%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 660 (23.49%) Microsoft
2 606 (21.57%) Oracle
3 139 (4.95%) VMware
4 101 (3.59%) JBoss
5 80 (2.85%) Business Objects
6 77 (2.74%) SAP
6 77 (2.74%) Citrix
7 65 (2.31%) IBM
8 62 (2.21%) HP
9 61 (2.17%) hybris
10 53 (1.89%) Google
11 47 (1.67%) Zend
12 43 (1.53%) Cognos
13 39 (1.39%) Cisco
14 34 (1.21%) Sitecore
15 32 (1.14%) Red Hat
16 29 (1.03%) Symantec
17 28 (1.00%) BT
17 28 (1.00%) Tableau
18 23 (0.82%) Trillium
Bristol, Somerset
XIST4 IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Bens
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Full corporate benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Wiltshire
Colston Consulting
Salary: £40k per year
Posted: 6 hours ago
Plymouth, Devon
Bluetownonline
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bath, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Colston Consulting
Salary: £20k - 30k per year
Posted: 7 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Salary Negotiable for the right candidate
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bristol
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Curo Group Ltd
Salary: £31,500 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Christchurch, Dorset
DJS (UK) Limited,
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum D.O.E
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
ThreePeople
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + bens
Posted: 9 hours ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Venator Recruitment Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Flexible Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 46k + excellent benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bristol Area
Intapeople
Salary: £25000 to £45000 per annum - excellent company benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago