The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL (Structured Query Language)
England / South West
Rank 7 3 5
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Permanent jobs citing SQL 1013 1364 1247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 19.75% 23.71% 20.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.90% 41.81% 37.71%
Number of salaries quoted 820 1196 1151
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,820
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,400 £52,900 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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

Programming Languages Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2988 3262 3307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 58.27% 56.69% 55.64%
Number of salaries quoted 2486 2790 2920
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing SQL as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 February 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the South West region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol -4 275 £40,000 +6.66% 54
Gloucestershire +1 163 £42,500 +6.25% 19
Somerset -4 163 £39,250 +4.66% 10
Wiltshire -4 148 £36,250 +3.57% 27
Dorset +1 120 £39,000 +4.00% 19
Devon -1 104 £37,500 +10.29% 16
Cornwall -14 7 £24,500 -38.75%
SQL
England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT jobs citing SQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for SQL.

1 691 (34.19%) Agile Software Development
2 664 (32.86%) C#
3 647 (32.01%) Java
4 600 (29.69%) SQL Server
5 591 (29.24%) .NET
6 576 (28.50%) JavaScript
7 566 (28.01%) HTML
8 435 (21.52%) Finance
9 394 (19.50%) Oracle
10 366 (18.11%) CSS
11 365 (18.06%) Microsoft
12 334 (16.53%) XML
13 333 (16.48%) MVC
14 323 (15.98%) ASP.NET
15 298 (14.75%) SDLC
16 276 (13.66%) Scrum
17 274 (13.56%) Windows
18 270 (13.36%) Degree
19 263 (13.01%) OO
20 249 (12.32%) T-SQL
21 248 (12.27%) Web Services
22 243 (12.02%) Spring
23 241 (11.92%) Software Engineering
24 230 (11.38%) Computer Science
24 230 (11.38%) Linux
24 230 (11.38%) C++
25 229 (11.33%) Business Intelligence
26 209 (10.34%) jQuery
27 193 (9.55%) Security Cleared
27 193 (9.55%) Analytical Skills

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 93 (4.60%) JBoss
2 91 (4.50%) IIS
3 71 (3.51%) WebLogic
4 67 (3.32%) Apache
5 64 (3.17%) WebSphere
6 48 (2.38%) SAS
6 48 (2.38%) SharePoint
7 43 (2.13%) Tomcat
8 40 (1.98%) MS Exchange
9 33 (1.63%) Joomla!
10 27 (1.34%) Alfresco
11 26 (1.29%) CMS
12 24 (1.19%) BizTalk Server
12 24 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2013
13 20 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2010
14 14 (0.69%) Mule
14 14 (0.69%) OpenStack
15 13 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2007
16 12 (0.59%) Apache Spark
17 11 (0.54%) Confluence
Applications
1 169 (8.36%) MS Excel
2 67 (3.32%) MS Office
3 28 (1.39%) SPSS
4 22 (1.09%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.25%) SPSS Modeler
6 4 (0.20%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.20%) MS Project
7 2 (0.099%) Gliffy
7 2 (0.099%) HipChat
7 2 (0.099%) OmniGraffle
7 2 (0.099%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 54 (2.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 37 (1.83%) Oracle Applications
3 33 (1.63%) Oracle EBS
4 18 (0.89%) Magento
5 16 (0.79%) Oracle EBS R12
6 15 (0.74%) Dynamics AX
6 15 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
7 14 (0.69%) Oracle ASCP
8 12 (0.59%) Unit4 Business World
9 9 (0.45%) Oracle Payables
9 9 (0.45%) Oracle Receivables
10 8 (0.40%) Maximo
11 7 (0.35%) Oracle General Ledger
11 7 (0.35%) SAP ERP
12 6 (0.30%) Oracle 11i
12 6 (0.30%) Oracle ERP
12 6 (0.30%) Sage 1000
13 5 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
14 4 (0.20%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
14 4 (0.20%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 116 (5.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 87 (4.30%) Amazon AWS
3 42 (2.08%) GitHub
4 28 (1.39%) SaaS
5 17 (0.84%) Amazon EC2
6 16 (0.79%) PaaS
7 15 (0.74%) IaaS
8 14 (0.69%) Office 365
9 9 (0.45%) Lucidchart
10 8 (0.40%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 6 (0.30%) Slack
12 2 (0.099%) Amazon S3
12 2 (0.099%) Azure Machine Learning
12 2 (0.099%) Cloud Computing
12 2 (0.099%) Google Analytics
12 2 (0.099%) Google Cloud Platform
12 2 (0.099%) iPaaS
12 2 (0.099%) Rackspace Cloud
13 1 (0.049%) Dropbox
13 1 (0.049%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 78 (3.86%) Internet
2 46 (2.28%) TCP/IP
3 44 (2.18%) Firewall
4 36 (1.78%) HTTP
4 36 (1.78%) LAN
5 32 (1.58%) FTP
6 31 (1.53%) WAN
7 30 (1.48%) DNS
8 24 (1.19%) SSL
9 22 (1.09%) DHCP
10 21 (1.04%) SMTP
11 19 (0.94%) SAN
11 19 (0.94%) VPN
12 15 (0.74%) SSH
13 12 (0.59%) Intranet
13 12 (0.59%) VoIP
14 11 (0.54%) Ethernet
14 11 (0.54%) Kerberos
14 11 (0.54%) VLAN
15 10 (0.49%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 600 (29.69%) SQL Server
2 182 (9.01%) NoSQL
3 145 (7.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 139 (6.88%) MongoDB
5 137 (6.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 121 (5.99%) MySQL
7 116 (5.74%) Relational Database
8 96 (4.75%) Data Warehouse
9 80 (3.96%) Oracle Database
10 79 (3.91%) SQL Server 2012
11 75 (3.71%) Big Data
11 75 (3.71%) SQL Server 2008
12 57 (2.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 55 (2.72%) SQL Server 2014
14 49 (2.42%) PostgreSQL
15 43 (2.13%) Hadoop
16 42 (2.08%) RDBMS
17 38 (1.88%) Oracle Reports
18 37 (1.83%) MS Access
19 31 (1.53%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 151 (7.47%) Git (software)
2 149 (7.37%) Team Foundation Server
3 122 (6.04%) JIRA
4 114 (5.64%) Jenkins
5 112 (5.54%) Maven
6 101 (5.00%) Subversion
7 93 (4.60%) Visual Studio
8 86 (4.26%) JUnit
9 83 (4.11%) Selenium
10 62 (3.07%) Cucumber
11 57 (2.82%) Oracle Forms
12 47 (2.33%) Eclipse
13 34 (1.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 29 (1.43%) SpecFlow
15 28 (1.39%) SoapUI
16 27 (1.34%) NUnit
17 24 (1.19%) IntelliJ
18 21 (1.04%) TeamCity
18 21 (1.04%) WebDriver
19 20 (0.99%) Bitbucket
General
1 435 (21.52%) Finance
2 124 (6.14%) Manufacturing
3 122 (6.04%) Telecoms
4 105 (5.20%) Marketing
5 83 (4.11%) Electronics
6 73 (3.61%) Retail
7 62 (3.07%) Banking
8 41 (2.03%) Advertising
9 23 (1.14%) Back Office
10 11 (0.54%) Legal
11 10 (0.49%) General Ledger
12 9 (0.45%) Financial Institution
13 8 (0.40%) Games
14 7 (0.35%) Billing
15 6 (0.30%) Publishing
15 6 (0.30%) Retail Banking
16 5 (0.25%) Aerospace
17 4 (0.20%) Local Government
18 3 (0.15%) Law
19 2 (0.099%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 962 (47.60%) Developer
2 334 (16.53%) Analyst
3 269 (13.31%) .NET Developer
4 225 (11.13%) Java Developer
5 215 (10.64%) Software Developer
6 214 (10.59%) C# Developer
7 153 (7.57%) Senior Developer
8 145 (7.17%) C# .NET Developer
9 144 (7.13%) Junior
10 138 (6.83%) Software Engineer
11 122 (6.04%) Junior Developer
12 118 (5.84%) Graduate
13 115 (5.69%) DBA
14 113 (5.59%) SQL Developer
15 99 (4.90%) Graduate Developer
16 96 (4.75%) Graduate Software Developer
16 96 (4.75%) Junior Software Developer
17 89 (4.40%) SQL DBA
18 86 (4.26%) Applications Support
19 77 (3.81%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 591 (29.24%) .NET
2 566 (28.01%) HTML
3 366 (18.11%) CSS
4 334 (16.53%) XML
5 323 (15.98%) ASP.NET
6 248 (12.27%) Web Services
7 243 (12.02%) Spring
8 209 (10.34%) jQuery
9 162 (8.02%) HTML5
10 161 (7.97%) .NET Framework
11 159 (7.87%) AngularJS
11 159 (7.87%) ASP.NET MVC
12 154 (7.62%) REST
13 127 (6.28%) SOAP
14 124 (6.14%) Hibernate
15 107 (5.29%) Entity Framework
16 103 (5.10%) WCF
17 102 (5.05%) J2EE
18 94 (4.65%) ASP.NET Web API
19 75 (3.71%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 230 (11.38%) Computer Science
2 193 (9.55%) Analytical Skills
3 69 (3.41%) Enterprise Software
4 54 (2.67%) Management Information System
5 52 (2.57%) Mobile App
6 32 (1.58%) AS400
7 29 (1.43%) User Experience
8 27 (1.34%) Internet of Things
8 27 (1.34%) N-Tier
9 21 (1.04%) Replication
10 20 (0.99%) Driving Licence
11 19 (0.94%) Linux Command Line
12 18 (0.89%) Cyber Defence
12 18 (0.89%) Data Centre
12 18 (0.89%) iSeries
13 17 (0.84%) Data Structures
14 14 (0.69%) Algorithms
15 12 (0.59%) Clustering
15 12 (0.59%) Digital Media
16 11 (0.54%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 274 (13.56%) Windows
2 230 (11.38%) Linux
3 150 (7.42%) Unix
4 98 (4.85%) Windows Server
5 62 (3.07%) Android
6 46 (2.28%) Windows Server 2008
7 45 (2.23%) Apple iOS
8 41 (2.03%) Windows Server 2012
9 25 (1.24%) AIX
9 25 (1.24%) Windows Server 2003
10 23 (1.14%) Windows XP
11 17 (0.84%) Windows 8
12 15 (0.74%) Solaris
13 14 (0.69%) OS/400
14 10 (0.49%) Embedded Linux
14 10 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 9 (0.45%) Windows 10
15 9 (0.45%) Windows 7
15 9 (0.45%) Windows Phone
16 7 (0.35%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 691 (34.19%) Agile Software Development
2 333 (16.48%) MVC
3 298 (14.75%) SDLC
4 276 (13.66%) Scrum
5 263 (13.01%) OO
6 241 (11.92%) Software Engineering
7 229 (11.33%) Business Intelligence
8 174 (8.61%) TDD
9 150 (7.42%) Web Development
10 149 (7.37%) Mathematics
11 139 (6.88%) Continuous Integration
12 134 (6.63%) ITIL
13 127 (6.28%) Unit Testing
14 119 (5.89%) ETL
15 108 (5.34%) Mentoring
16 96 (4.75%) ERP
17 95 (4.70%) Analytics
18 84 (4.16%) Open Source
19 83 (4.11%) BDD
20 81 (4.01%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 664 (32.86%) C#
2 647 (32.01%) Java
3 576 (28.50%) JavaScript
4 249 (12.32%) T-SQL
5 230 (11.38%) C++
6 124 (6.14%) PHP
6 124 (6.14%) PL/SQL
7 120 (5.94%) Python
8 90 (4.45%) C
9 65 (3.22%) PowerShell
9 65 (3.22%) VB.NET
10 56 (2.77%) VBA
11 53 (2.62%) VB
12 40 (1.98%) RPG
13 38 (1.88%) Ruby
14 36 (1.78%) Shell Script
15 31 (1.53%) Delphi
16 27 (1.34%) Pascal
16 27 (1.34%) R
17 24 (1.19%) Perl
Qualifications
1 270 (13.36%) Degree
2 193 (9.55%) Security Cleared
3 119 (5.89%) SC Cleared
4 82 (4.06%) ISEB
5 74 (3.66%) ISTQB
6 70 (3.46%) DV Cleared
7 43 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
8 34 (1.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 25 (1.24%) MCSA
10 14 (0.69%) MCSE
10 14 (0.69%) PhD
11 13 (0.64%) CCNA
11 13 (0.64%) Cisco Certification
12 11 (0.54%) CEH
12 11 (0.54%) CISSP
13 9 (0.45%) BPSS Clearance
14 8 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
14 8 (0.40%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 6 (0.30%) Oracle Certification
15 6 (0.30%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (3.46%) QA
2 37 (1.83%) ISO 9001
3 36 (1.78%) SLA
4 33 (1.63%) ISO 14001
5 8 (0.40%) Data Quality
6 6 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.099%) ISO22301
7 2 (0.099%) PMO
7 2 (0.099%) SDET
8 1 (0.049%) FATCA
8 1 (0.049%) GPG13
System Software
1 85 (4.21%) Active Directory
2 45 (2.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (1.29%) Hyper-V
4 25 (1.24%) Docker
5 23 (1.14%) Firmware
6 21 (1.04%) Oracle RAC
7 20 (0.99%) vSphere
8 11 (0.54%) Xen
9 10 (0.49%) Virtual Machines
9 10 (0.49%) XenServer
10 6 (0.30%) Snort
11 5 (0.25%) Virtual Servers
12 4 (0.20%) ISA Server
12 4 (0.20%) MetaFrame
12 4 (0.20%) Samba
12 4 (0.20%) Terminal Server
13 3 (0.15%) KVM
13 3 (0.15%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 3 (0.15%) VMware Workstation
14 2 (0.099%) Corosync
Systems Management
1 34 (1.68%) Nagios
2 25 (1.24%) Opscode Chef
3 21 (1.04%) Puppet
4 12 (0.59%) NetBackup
4 12 (0.59%) Tivoli
5 11 (0.54%) Oracle RMAN
6 10 (0.49%) Ansible
7 8 (0.40%) Cobbler
7 8 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
8 7 (0.35%) Salt
8 7 (0.35%) SCCM
8 7 (0.35%) Terraform
9 6 (0.30%) Perfmon
10 5 (0.25%) Backup Exec
10 5 (0.25%) Data Guard
10 5 (0.25%) Microsoft Clustering
10 5 (0.25%) SCVMM
11 4 (0.20%) BMC PATROL
11 4 (0.20%) OpenView
11 4 (0.20%) SCOM
Vendors
1 394 (19.50%) Oracle
2 365 (18.06%) Microsoft
3 100 (4.95%) SAP
4 78 (3.86%) VMware
5 56 (2.77%) IBM
6 49 (2.42%) HP
7 37 (1.83%) Cisco
8 29 (1.43%) Tableau
9 19 (0.94%) Red Hat
9 19 (0.94%) Xamarin
10 17 (0.84%) NetApp
11 16 (0.79%) Citrix
11 16 (0.79%) Veeam
12 14 (0.69%) IFS
12 14 (0.69%) Informatica
12 14 (0.69%) Sage
13 13 (0.64%) Zend
14 12 (0.59%) Adobe
14 12 (0.59%) Juniper
15 11 (0.54%) Atlassian
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Posted: 20 hours ago
Devon
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Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum
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Redrock Consulting Ltd
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Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
AWD Recruitment
Salary: £35,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £22500 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + 10% Pension*
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
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Salary: £35000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Various
Posted: 19 hours ago
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Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
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Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + 8% Pension, bonus, private medical
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
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Bristol, Avon
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Good Benefits
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Fairford, Gloucestershire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + training and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Square One Resources
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + Benefits
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CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Work from Home, Pension, Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
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Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20 - £30000 per annum
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Cirencester, Gloucestershire
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum, Benefits bonus, free parking, onsite gym, t
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Wiltshire
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Bristol DT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
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