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 23 July 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
23 Jul 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 1473 1390 1297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 24.31% 26.58% 23.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 42.49% 45.53% 40.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1257 1260 1193
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £24,950
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £36,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+5.47% +1.38%
Programming Languages Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3467 3053 3201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 57.21% 58.37% 57.74%
Number of salaries quoted 2978 2744 2902
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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 23 July 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 23 July 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
(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 -1 338 £37,500 +2.73% 65
Wiltshire +2 306 £35,000 -2.77% 52
Gloucestershire -1 257 £38,500 +18.46% 43
Dorset -1 239 £35,000 - 40
Somerset +1 226 £35,000 +7.69% 37
Devon -2 81 £36,500 +14.06% 10
Cornwall - 10 £45,000 - 5
SQL
England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 1023 (36.23%) SQL Server
2 987 (34.95%) .NET
3 880 (31.16%) C#
4 701 (24.82%) HTML
5 683 (24.19%) ASP.NET
6 679 (24.04%) Java
7 669 (23.69%) JavaScript
8 610 (21.60%) Oracle
9 575 (20.36%) Microsoft
10 522 (18.48%) Finance
11 510 (18.06%) CSS
12 503 (17.81%) Windows
13 492 (17.42%) Degree
14 472 (16.71%) XML
15 392 (13.88%) T-SQL
16 390 (13.81%) Agile Software Development
17 371 (13.14%) jQuery
18 368 (13.03%) Web Services
19 364 (12.89%) OO
20 351 (12.43%) Software Engineering
21 348 (12.32%) MS Excel
22 341 (12.08%) MVC
23 306 (10.84%) Spring
24 304 (10.76%) Linux
25 277 (9.81%) Business Intelligence
26 276 (9.77%) MySQL
27 274 (9.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
28 267 (9.45%) Computer Science
29 247 (8.75%) Scrum
30 240 (8.50%) SQL Server 2008

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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
1 155 (5.49%) SharePoint
2 134 (4.75%) WebLogic
3 130 (4.60%) IIS
4 102 (3.61%) Apache
5 83 (2.94%) WebSphere
6 62 (2.20%) SAS
7 57 (2.02%) Tomcat
8 52 (1.84%) MS Exchange
9 47 (1.66%) CMS
10 45 (1.59%) SharePoint 2010
11 24 (0.85%) Apache ServiceMix
12 22 (0.78%) SharePoint 2013
12 22 (0.78%) IBM Notes
13 21 (0.74%) Oracle Workflow
14 19 (0.67%) Umbraco
15 18 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2010
16 17 (0.60%) BizTalk Server
17 16 (0.57%) WebSphere Application Server
17 16 (0.57%) NServiceBus
18 11 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 348 (12.32%) MS Excel
2 151 (5.35%) MS Office
3 20 (0.71%) SPSS
4 13 (0.46%) MS Project
5 12 (0.42%) Photoshop
6 9 (0.32%) MS Visio
7 5 (0.18%) MS PowerPoint
7 5 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
8 4 (0.14%) FastStats
8 4 (0.14%) Fireworks
8 4 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
8 4 (0.14%) InDesign
9 1 (0.035%) Adobe Premiere
9 1 (0.035%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 62 (2.20%) Oracle EBS
2 37 (1.31%) Magento
3 33 (1.17%) Oracle EBS R12
4 29 (1.03%) Shopify
5 23 (0.81%) Dynamics AX
6 22 (0.78%) Oracle Applications
7 19 (0.67%) Oracle Receivables
7 19 (0.67%) Oracle Cash Management
8 18 (0.64%) Oracle Financials
8 18 (0.64%) Oracle Payables
8 18 (0.64%) Oracle iProcurement
8 18 (0.64%) Oracle General Ledger
9 17 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
9 17 (0.60%) Oracle ERP
10 16 (0.57%) Visualfiles
11 14 (0.50%) Google Analytics
11 14 (0.50%) Oracle Assets
12 9 (0.32%) Oracle Internet Expenses
12 9 (0.32%) Oracle CRM
13 6 (0.21%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 56 (1.98%) SaaS
2 17 (0.60%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (0.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (0.21%) PaaS
5 4 (0.14%) Office 365
5 4 (0.14%) Basecamp
6 2 (0.071%) IaaS
6 2 (0.071%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.035%) Force.com
7 1 (0.035%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.035%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.035%) Heroku
7 1 (0.035%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 94 (3.33%) SAN
2 64 (2.27%) Internet
3 58 (2.05%) Firewall
4 52 (1.84%) DHCP
5 50 (1.77%) HTTP
6 49 (1.74%) VoIP
7 45 (1.59%) TCP/IP
8 43 (1.52%) DNS
9 37 (1.31%) Network Security
9 37 (1.31%) Intranet
10 34 (1.20%) LAN
11 33 (1.17%) WAN
12 25 (0.89%) FTP
13 22 (0.78%) SMTP
14 20 (0.71%) VPN
15 17 (0.60%) PBX
16 15 (0.53%) LDAP
17 13 (0.46%) Wireshark
18 11 (0.39%) NAS
18 11 (0.39%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1023 (36.23%) SQL Server
2 276 (9.77%) MySQL
3 274 (9.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 240 (8.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 230 (8.14%) Relational Database
6 221 (7.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 157 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
8 136 (4.82%) RDBMS
9 133 (4.71%) Oracle Database
10 115 (4.07%) SQL Server 2005
11 112 (3.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 92 (3.26%) Crystal Reports
13 73 (2.58%) Oracle Reports
13 73 (2.58%) SQL Server 2012
14 58 (2.05%) Oracle Database 11g
15 50 (1.77%) MS Access
16 42 (1.49%) Oracle BI EE
17 33 (1.17%) QlikView
18 32 (1.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
19 29 (1.03%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 203 (7.19%) Visual Studio
2 164 (5.81%) Eclipse
3 147 (5.21%) JUnit
4 138 (4.89%) Selenium
5 128 (4.53%) Subversion
6 96 (3.40%) Ant
7 87 (3.08%) Maven
8 86 (3.05%) Team Foundation Server
9 67 (2.37%) Git (software)
9 67 (2.37%) NetBeans
10 66 (2.34%) Jenkins
11 55 (1.95%) Hudson
12 52 (1.84%) JMeter
13 51 (1.81%) Eclipse RCP
14 41 (1.45%) FitNesse
14 41 (1.45%) QuickTest Pro
15 33 (1.17%) Toad
15 33 (1.17%) Oracle Forms
16 27 (0.96%) PHPUnit
17 26 (0.92%) NUnit
General
1 522 (18.48%) Finance
2 166 (5.88%) Banking
3 149 (5.28%) Telecoms
4 141 (4.99%) Marketing
5 110 (3.90%) Retail
6 57 (2.02%) French Language
7 53 (1.88%) Manufacturing
8 48 (1.70%) Legal
9 39 (1.38%) Advertising
10 30 (1.06%) Law
11 19 (0.67%) Back Office
12 15 (0.53%) Automotive
13 14 (0.50%) Games
14 13 (0.46%) Electronics
15 12 (0.42%) Publishing
15 12 (0.42%) Retail Banking
16 10 (0.35%) Military
16 10 (0.35%) Aerospace
17 9 (0.32%) General Ledger
18 8 (0.28%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1432 (50.71%) Developer
2 470 (16.64%) Analyst
3 395 (13.99%) .NET Developer
4 289 (10.23%) C# Developer
5 254 (8.99%) Senior Developer
6 234 (8.29%) Java Developer
7 200 (7.08%) C# .NET Developer
8 199 (7.05%) Software Developer
9 172 (6.09%) Software Engineer
10 160 (5.67%) Applications Support
11 154 (5.45%) Web Developer
12 149 (5.28%) Support Analyst
13 142 (5.03%) ASP.NET Developer
14 128 (4.53%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 119 (4.21%) Junior
16 107 (3.79%) DBA
17 100 (3.54%) SQL Developer
18 98 (3.47%) Graduate
19 94 (3.33%) Consultant
20 91 (3.22%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 987 (34.95%) .NET
2 701 (24.82%) HTML
3 683 (24.19%) ASP.NET
4 510 (18.06%) CSS
5 472 (16.71%) XML
6 371 (13.14%) jQuery
7 368 (13.03%) Web Services
8 306 (10.84%) Spring
9 201 (7.12%) ASP.NET MVC
10 171 (6.06%) J2EE
11 164 (5.81%) .NET Framework
12 145 (5.13%) WCF
13 137 (4.85%) HTML5
14 126 (4.46%) SOAP
15 124 (4.39%) Hibernate
16 105 (3.72%) Java EE
17 95 (3.36%) Ajax
18 88 (3.12%) JSON
19 86 (3.05%) EJB
20 82 (2.90%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 267 (9.45%) Computer Science
2 123 (4.36%) Mobile App
3 98 (3.47%) Client/Server
4 87 (3.08%) N-Tier
4 87 (3.08%) Mathematics
5 70 (2.48%) Enterprise Software
6 57 (2.02%) Management Information System
7 53 (1.88%) Digital Media
8 50 (1.77%) Replication
9 39 (1.38%) iPhone
9 39 (1.38%) Open Source
10 36 (1.27%) SWIFT
11 35 (1.24%) Inversion of Control
12 33 (1.17%) Statistics
13 26 (0.92%) PKI
14 25 (0.89%) Visualisation
15 19 (0.67%) Data Extraction
16 18 (0.64%) Social Media
17 17 (0.60%) Credit Risk
18 14 (0.50%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 503 (17.81%) Windows
2 304 (10.76%) Linux
3 156 (5.52%) UNIX
4 107 (3.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 97 (3.43%) Android
6 74 (2.62%) Windows Server 2003
7 65 (2.30%) Apple iOS
8 45 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
9 38 (1.35%) Solaris
10 32 (1.13%) Windows 7
11 26 (0.92%) Windows XP
12 25 (0.89%) HPUX
13 23 (0.81%) Ubuntu
13 23 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 21 (0.74%) CentOS
15 18 (0.64%) Windows 8
15 18 (0.64%) AIX
16 17 (0.60%) Fedora
17 7 (0.25%) Windows 2000 Server
18 6 (0.21%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 390 (13.81%) Agile Software Development
2 364 (12.89%) OO
3 351 (12.43%) Software Engineering
4 341 (12.08%) MVC
5 277 (9.81%) Business Intelligence
6 247 (8.75%) Scrum
7 235 (8.32%) Unit Testing
8 206 (7.29%) ITIL
9 169 (5.98%) Web Development
10 125 (4.43%) TDD
11 116 (4.11%) OOD
12 106 (3.75%) ETL
13 99 (3.51%) UML
14 96 (3.40%) OOP
15 95 (3.36%) E-Commerce
16 90 (3.19%) CRM
17 89 (3.15%) Time Management
18 88 (3.12%) User Acceptance Testing
19 87 (3.08%) Project Management
19 87 (3.08%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 880 (31.16%) C#
2 679 (24.04%) Java
3 669 (23.69%) JavaScript
4 392 (13.88%) T-SQL
5 228 (8.07%) PHP
6 193 (6.83%) VB.NET
7 189 (6.69%) PL/SQL
8 188 (6.66%) C++
9 149 (5.28%) VB
10 117 (4.14%) C
11 80 (2.83%) Python
12 77 (2.73%) VBA
13 71 (2.51%) Perl
14 57 (2.02%) PowerShell
15 54 (1.91%) Shell Script
16 52 (1.84%) PHP5
17 51 (1.81%) VBScript
18 41 (1.45%) Ruby
19 32 (1.13%) VB6
20 28 (0.99%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 492 (17.42%) Degree
2 154 (5.45%) Security Cleared
3 81 (2.87%) Microsoft Certification
4 70 (2.48%) DV Cleared
5 58 (2.05%) ISEB
6 57 (2.02%) SC Cleared
7 31 (1.10%) ISTQB
8 28 (0.99%) HND
9 25 (0.89%) MCTS
10 22 (0.78%) MCSE
11 17 (0.60%) MCP
12 14 (0.50%) MCSA
12 14 (0.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 13 (0.46%) MCITP
14 12 (0.42%) Cisco Certification
15 11 (0.39%) CCNA
15 11 (0.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 10 (0.35%) MCPD
17 8 (0.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 8 (0.28%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 128 (4.53%) QA
2 108 (3.82%) SLA
3 5 (0.18%) ISO 9001
3 5 (0.18%) COBIT
4 4 (0.14%) WCAG
4 4 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (0.14%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.11%) GAMP
5 3 (0.11%) ISO 14001
5 3 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.071%) Basel II
6 2 (0.071%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 140 (4.96%) Active Directory
2 117 (4.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (1.27%) Hyper-V
3 36 (1.27%) vSphere
4 29 (1.03%) VMware ESX
5 20 (0.71%) Oracle RAC
6 15 (0.53%) Terminal Services
7 14 (0.50%) Oracle RMAN
8 6 (0.21%) XenApp
9 5 (0.18%) XenServer
9 5 (0.18%) Terminal Server
9 5 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (0.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 4 (0.14%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 4 (0.14%) NFS
11 3 (0.11%) ISA Server
11 3 (0.11%) Samba
12 2 (0.071%) Snort
12 2 (0.071%) Xen
12 2 (0.071%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 42 (1.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 23 (0.81%) NetBackup
3 20 (0.71%) Nagios
3 20 (0.71%) SCCM
4 13 (0.46%) Data Guard
4 13 (0.46%) OpenView
5 11 (0.39%) OPNET
5 11 (0.39%) SolarWinds Orion
5 11 (0.39%) CA Spectrum
6 10 (0.35%) WSUS
7 9 (0.32%) Backup Exec
8 8 (0.28%) HP Quality Center
8 8 (0.28%) Puppet
9 7 (0.25%) WMI
10 5 (0.18%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 5 (0.18%) MOM
10 5 (0.18%) Vagrant
10 5 (0.18%) Opscode Chef
11 4 (0.14%) Tivoli
11 4 (0.14%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 610 (21.60%) Oracle
2 575 (20.36%) Microsoft
3 194 (6.87%) VMware
4 108 (3.82%) JBoss
5 93 (3.29%) Citrix
6 86 (3.05%) HP
7 82 (2.90%) IBM
8 79 (2.80%) Cisco
9 65 (2.30%) Zend
10 55 (1.95%) Business Objects
11 54 (1.91%) Google
12 49 (1.74%) Red Hat
13 47 (1.66%) SAP
14 42 (1.49%) NetApp
15 37 (1.31%) Cognos
16 33 (1.17%) Informatica
16 33 (1.17%) Tableau
17 28 (0.99%) Symantec
17 28 (0.99%) BT
18 25 (0.89%) Veritas
Bournemouth, Dorset
Circle Recruitment
Salary: bonus+bens
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Circle Recruitment
Salary: excellent
Posted: 14 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, On Call, Healthcare
Posted: 14 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 to 45,000
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
South West
Dunnhumby
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cornwall
networx
Salary: Up to £45,000
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 32000 - 70000
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
set2recruit
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
Connectus
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20,000 - 28,000
Posted: 22 hours ago
Dorset
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 to £40000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £37000 - £45000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £28000.00 - £33000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: Yesterday