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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 3 6 2
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Permanent jobs citing SQL 1369 1251 1460
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 24.04% 21.25% 27.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 42.07% 38.05% 46.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1221 1161 1294
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
SQL
England

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
3254 3288 3134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 57.15% 55.84% 58.43%
Number of salaries quoted 2823 2934 2805
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +2 430 £37,500 +2.73% 86
Wiltshire +6 277 £34,000 -11.68% 42
Dorset +2 198 £35,000 - 39
Somerset +8 160 £35,000 - 26
Gloucestershire -6 147 £40,000 +6.66% 38
Devon +17 109 £33,500 +13.55% 13
Cornwall -3 14 £40,000 +14.28% 4
SQL
England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 1037 (38.52%) SQL Server
2 1004 (37.30%) .NET
3 945 (35.10%) C#
4 769 (28.57%) HTML
5 758 (28.16%) JavaScript
6 746 (27.71%) Agile Software Development
7 675 (25.07%) Microsoft
8 663 (24.63%) Java
9 622 (23.11%) CSS
10 540 (20.06%) Windows
11 530 (19.69%) Finance
12 520 (19.32%) ASP.NET
13 500 (18.57%) Oracle
13 500 (18.57%) MVC
14 482 (17.90%) XML
15 417 (15.49%) Degree
16 409 (15.19%) T-SQL
17 383 (14.23%) Web Services
18 353 (13.11%) Business Intelligence
19 340 (12.63%) MS Excel
20 339 (12.59%) Software Engineering
21 322 (11.96%) Analytical Skills
22 315 (11.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
23 308 (11.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
24 306 (11.37%) jQuery
25 247 (9.18%) Visual Studio
25 247 (9.18%) ASP.NET MVC
26 246 (9.14%) Scrum
27 245 (9.10%) MySQL
28 242 (8.99%) Data Warehouse

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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
1 214 (7.95%) IIS
2 147 (5.46%) SharePoint
3 98 (3.64%) JBoss
4 95 (3.53%) WebLogic
5 89 (3.31%) Apache
6 88 (3.27%) SAS
7 83 (3.08%) CMS
8 82 (3.05%) WebSphere
9 71 (2.64%) MS Exchange
10 67 (2.49%) Tomcat
11 42 (1.56%) WordPress
12 38 (1.41%) Drupal
13 37 (1.37%) BizTalk Server
14 36 (1.34%) Umbraco
15 33 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2010
16 32 (1.19%) Node.js
17 30 (1.11%) Oracle Workflow
17 30 (1.11%) WebSphere Application Server
18 26 (0.97%) SharePoint 2010
19 21 (0.78%) GlassFish
Applications
1 340 (12.63%) MS Excel
2 126 (4.68%) MS Office
3 19 (0.71%) SPSS
4 14 (0.52%) MS PowerPoint
5 10 (0.37%) PowerPivot
6 6 (0.22%) MS Visio
7 3 (0.11%) HipChat
8 1 (0.037%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.037%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 40 (1.49%) Oracle Applications
2 37 (1.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 35 (1.30%) FastStats
4 29 (1.08%) Oracle EBS R12
5 27 (1.00%) Oracle General Ledger
6 26 (0.97%) Oracle Payables
6 26 (0.97%) Oracle Receivables
7 22 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
8 20 (0.74%) Oracle EBS
9 19 (0.71%) Oracle ASCP
10 18 (0.67%) Demantra
10 18 (0.67%) SAP Business One
11 17 (0.63%) Oracle Assets
12 15 (0.56%) Oracle Financials
13 14 (0.52%) Dynamics AX
14 9 (0.33%) Magento
14 9 (0.33%) Oracle SCM
15 8 (0.30%) Cognos Business Intelligence
16 5 (0.19%) Oracle 11i
16 5 (0.19%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 93 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 80 (2.97%) Amazon AWS
3 50 (1.86%) SaaS
4 26 (0.97%) Office 365
5 12 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
6 8 (0.30%) Google Cloud Platform
6 8 (0.30%) PaaS
7 6 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
7 6 (0.22%) IaaS
8 4 (0.15%) Google App Engine
8 4 (0.15%) Pure360
8 4 (0.15%) Silverpop
9 3 (0.11%) GitHub
9 3 (0.11%) Google Apps
10 1 (0.037%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 1 (0.037%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.037%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.037%) AWS OpsWorks
10 1 (0.037%) CheetahMail
10 1 (0.037%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 87 (3.23%) Firewall
2 79 (2.93%) Internet
3 68 (2.53%) DNS
4 66 (2.45%) TCP/IP
5 52 (1.93%) HTTP
6 51 (1.89%) WAN
7 46 (1.71%) DHCP
8 40 (1.49%) LAN
9 30 (1.11%) LDAP
10 29 (1.08%) SAN
10 29 (1.08%) SMTP
11 28 (1.04%) Wireshark
12 26 (0.97%) SNMP
13 25 (0.93%) FTP
14 23 (0.85%) VPN
15 22 (0.82%) Intranet
16 19 (0.71%) VoIP
17 16 (0.59%) SMPP
18 14 (0.52%) SSL
19 12 (0.45%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1037 (38.52%) SQL Server
2 315 (11.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 308 (11.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 245 (9.10%) MySQL
5 242 (8.99%) Data Warehouse
5 242 (8.99%) Relational Database
6 204 (7.58%) SQL Server 2008
7 162 (6.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 140 (5.20%) RDBMS
9 136 (5.05%) NoSQL
10 112 (4.16%) Oracle Database
11 111 (4.12%) BusinessObjects
12 96 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
13 86 (3.19%) MongoDB
14 60 (2.23%) SQL Server 2005
15 57 (2.12%) Big Data
16 52 (1.93%) PostgreSQL
17 49 (1.82%) Oracle Database 11g
18 45 (1.67%) Oracle Reports
19 43 (1.60%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 247 (9.18%) Visual Studio
2 141 (5.24%) Team Foundation Server
3 121 (4.49%) Eclipse
3 121 (4.49%) Git (software)
4 119 (4.42%) JUnit
5 106 (3.94%) Maven
6 94 (3.49%) Subversion
7 86 (3.19%) Selenium
8 85 (3.16%) Jenkins
9 72 (2.67%) JIRA
10 61 (2.27%) Ant
11 49 (1.82%) Hudson
12 45 (1.67%) NetBeans
13 39 (1.45%) Toad
14 30 (1.11%) Oracle Forms
15 29 (1.08%) SoapUI
16 27 (1.00%) Cucumber
17 24 (0.89%) JMeter
17 24 (0.89%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
18 17 (0.63%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 530 (19.69%) Finance
2 173 (6.43%) Banking
3 166 (6.17%) Telecoms
4 137 (5.09%) Marketing
5 117 (4.35%) Retail
6 82 (3.05%) Advertising
7 79 (2.93%) Manufacturing
8 42 (1.56%) Back Office
8 42 (1.56%) Electronics
9 40 (1.49%) Aerospace
10 31 (1.15%) Games
11 25 (0.93%) Law
12 23 (0.85%) Investment Banking
13 22 (0.82%) Financial Institution
14 21 (0.78%) Automotive
15 16 (0.59%) Legal
16 15 (0.56%) German Language
17 11 (0.41%) French Language
18 9 (0.33%) General Ledger
18 9 (0.33%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1382 (51.34%) Developer
2 487 (18.09%) Analyst
3 385 (14.30%) C# Developer
4 364 (13.52%) .NET Developer
5 334 (12.41%) SQL Developer
6 258 (9.58%) Java Developer
7 235 (8.73%) C# .NET Developer
8 219 (8.14%) Software Developer
9 209 (7.76%) Senior Developer
10 164 (6.09%) Support Analyst
11 162 (6.02%) Applications Support
12 152 (5.65%) Software Engineer
13 148 (5.50%) SQL Analyst
14 140 (5.20%) Web Developer
15 132 (4.90%) ASP.NET Developer
16 124 (4.61%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 112 (4.16%) DBA
18 107 (3.97%) Applications Support Analyst
19 101 (3.75%) Administrator
20 99 (3.68%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1004 (37.30%) .NET
2 769 (28.57%) HTML
3 622 (23.11%) CSS
4 520 (19.32%) ASP.NET
5 482 (17.90%) XML
6 383 (14.23%) Web Services
7 306 (11.37%) jQuery
8 247 (9.18%) ASP.NET MVC
9 239 (8.88%) .NET Framework
10 216 (8.02%) HTML5
11 196 (7.28%) Spring
12 194 (7.21%) AngularJS
13 155 (5.76%) REST
14 152 (5.65%) J2EE
15 151 (5.61%) SOAP
16 146 (5.42%) Ajax
16 146 (5.42%) Hibernate
17 126 (4.68%) Entity Framework
18 106 (3.94%) WCF
19 103 (3.83%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 322 (11.96%) Analytical Skills
2 170 (6.32%) Computer Science
3 76 (2.82%) Mathematics
4 74 (2.75%) Visualisation
5 64 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
6 60 (2.23%) Mobile App
7 57 (2.12%) Client/Server
8 54 (2.01%) Digital Media
9 51 (1.89%) Management Information System
10 43 (1.60%) Statistics
11 40 (1.49%) N-Tier
12 39 (1.45%) Replication
12 39 (1.45%) User Experience
13 37 (1.37%) Clustering
14 31 (1.15%) Data Integration
15 28 (1.04%) Data Structures
16 25 (0.93%) Data Centre
17 23 (0.85%) Inversion of Control
17 23 (0.85%) iPad
18 22 (0.82%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 540 (20.06%) Windows
2 215 (7.99%) Windows Server
3 209 (7.76%) Unix
4 201 (7.47%) Linux
5 123 (4.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 85 (3.16%) Windows Server 2012
7 78 (2.90%) Windows 7
8 77 (2.86%) Android
9 49 (1.82%) Apple iOS
10 44 (1.63%) Windows Server 2003
11 23 (0.85%) Windows 8
12 15 (0.56%) Windows Phone
13 11 (0.41%) Mac OS X
14 10 (0.37%) Windows 10
15 9 (0.33%) AIX
15 9 (0.33%) Windows 2000 Server
15 9 (0.33%) Windows CE
16 8 (0.30%) CentOS
17 5 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 4 (0.15%) FreeNAS
Processes & Methodologies
1 746 (27.71%) Agile Software Development
2 500 (18.57%) MVC
3 353 (13.11%) Business Intelligence
4 339 (12.59%) Software Engineering
5 246 (9.14%) Scrum
6 221 (8.21%) TDD
7 202 (7.50%) ITIL
7 202 (7.50%) OO
8 189 (7.02%) ETL
9 180 (6.69%) SDLC
10 151 (5.61%) Continuous Integration
11 139 (5.16%) Project Management
12 137 (5.09%) Mentoring
13 125 (4.64%) Web Development
14 113 (4.20%) Analytics
15 107 (3.97%) CRM
15 107 (3.97%) UML
16 106 (3.94%) Data Modelling
17 103 (3.83%) E-Commerce
17 103 (3.83%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 945 (35.10%) C#
2 758 (28.16%) JavaScript
3 663 (24.63%) Java
4 409 (15.19%) T-SQL
5 219 (8.14%) VB.NET
6 206 (7.65%) PHP
7 195 (7.24%) C++
8 159 (5.91%) PL/SQL
9 144 (5.35%) VB
10 126 (4.68%) Python
11 118 (4.38%) PowerShell
12 78 (2.90%) C
13 76 (2.82%) VBA
14 54 (2.01%) VBScript
15 52 (1.93%) Shell Script
15 52 (1.93%) VB6
16 48 (1.78%) Objective-C
17 42 (1.56%) Ruby
18 37 (1.37%) Perl
18 37 (1.37%) XPath
Qualifications
1 417 (15.49%) Degree
2 190 (7.06%) Security Cleared
3 116 (4.31%) Microsoft Certification
4 83 (3.08%) SC Cleared
5 73 (2.71%) ISEB
6 69 (2.56%) DV Cleared
7 45 (1.67%) MCSE
8 38 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
9 29 (1.08%) ISTQB
10 27 (1.00%) MCPD
11 25 (0.93%) MCSD
12 23 (0.85%) MCSA
13 22 (0.82%) MCTS
14 17 (0.63%) HND
15 16 (0.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 14 (0.52%) Citrix Certification
17 12 (0.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 9 (0.33%) BC Cleared
18 9 (0.33%) MCP
19 8 (0.30%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 104 (3.86%) QA
2 57 (2.12%) Data Quality
2 57 (2.12%) SLA
3 15 (0.56%) ISO15022
3 15 (0.56%) ISO20022
4 7 (0.26%) ISO 9001
5 6 (0.22%) Solvency II
6 4 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.15%) SEPA
7 3 (0.11%) COBIT
8 2 (0.074%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.037%) HL7
9 1 (0.037%) ISO 9000
9 1 (0.037%) JTAG
9 1 (0.037%) WCAG
System Software
1 200 (7.43%) Active Directory
2 93 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 44 (1.63%) Hyper-V
4 24 (0.89%) vSphere
5 12 (0.45%) XenApp
6 10 (0.37%) Firmware
6 10 (0.37%) Terminal Services
7 7 (0.26%) Oracle RAC
8 6 (0.22%) Docker
8 6 (0.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 6 (0.22%) VMware Workstation
9 5 (0.19%) Terminal Server
9 5 (0.19%) XenDesktop
10 4 (0.15%) Oracle Clusterware
10 4 (0.15%) Snort
10 4 (0.15%) VMware Server
11 3 (0.11%) Postfix
11 3 (0.11%) Xen
11 3 (0.11%) XenServer
12 2 (0.074%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 39 (1.45%) SCCM
2 36 (1.34%) SCOM
3 27 (1.00%) Nagios
4 17 (0.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 16 (0.59%) WSUS
6 15 (0.56%) HP Quality Center
6 15 (0.56%) McAfee ePO
7 13 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
8 12 (0.45%) Oracle RMAN
8 12 (0.45%) Puppet
9 11 (0.41%) HP SIM
10 9 (0.33%) Foglight
11 8 (0.30%) Control-M
11 8 (0.30%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 7 (0.26%) Norton AntiVirus
13 6 (0.22%) Ansible
13 6 (0.22%) CFEngine
13 6 (0.22%) Data Guard
13 6 (0.22%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
14 5 (0.19%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 675 (25.07%) Microsoft
2 500 (18.57%) Oracle
3 148 (5.50%) VMware
4 110 (4.09%) SAP
5 68 (2.53%) Cisco
5 68 (2.53%) Citrix
6 64 (2.38%) Sybase
7 61 (2.27%) HP
7 61 (2.27%) IBM
8 36 (1.34%) Google
9 35 (1.30%) NetApp
10 31 (1.15%) Informatica
11 29 (1.08%) Tableau
12 27 (1.00%) Apple
13 26 (0.97%) Dell
14 24 (0.89%) BEA
15 23 (0.85%) Cognos
15 23 (0.85%) Teradata
16 22 (0.82%) McAfee
17 20 (0.74%) Symantec
Barnstaple, Devon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £excellent+bonus + bens
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + excellent bens
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 hours ago
Somerset
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £46000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £37000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
South West
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Amazing benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
South West
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £33000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable + bonus + pension
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 50,000 + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Somerset
ISL
Salary: £25000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Robert Half
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Rubicon People
Salary: £20k - 23k per year + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Blue Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Extensive Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Stroud, Gloucestershire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £350000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bonus, pension, health care etc
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £15000 - £18000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £44000 per annum + pension, flexitime, 28 days holiday
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Intapeople
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Somerset
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £46000 per annum + excellent benefits + pension
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + 5K bonus + 6K Car allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Taunton, Somerset
Roc Search Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Taunton, Somerset
Roc Search Limited
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Somerset
Tangent International
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Networkers International Plc
Salary: Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Reed Technology
Posted: Yesterday
Dorset
SQ Computer Personnel
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Computer People
Salary: £49000.00 - £64000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday