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 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 4 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 1170 1348 1491
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 21.04% 22.67% 24.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 37.82% 39.36% 43.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1003 1148 1278
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
3094 3425 3455
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 55.64% 57.60% 56.65%
Number of salaries quoted 2649 2943 2957
Median salary £41,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.49% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 24 August 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the South West region over the 3 months to 24 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 0 390 £40,000 +6.66% 66
Gloucestershire -5 183 £42,500 +6.25% 32
Somerset -1 166 £40,000 +14.28% 29
Dorset -7 124 £35,000 - 29
Devon +9 120 £34,000 -2.85% 16
Wiltshire -15 112 £40,000 +14.28% 31
Cornwall -6 37 £37,500 +15.38% 7
Avon - 1 £31,000 -
SQL
England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, 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.

1 872 (36.79%) SQL Server
2 778 (32.83%) .NET
3 741 (31.27%) C#
4 734 (30.97%) Agile Software Development
5 713 (30.08%) JavaScript
6 694 (29.28%) HTML
7 643 (27.13%) Java
8 534 (22.53%) Microsoft
9 490 (20.68%) Oracle
10 472 (19.92%) CSS
11 470 (19.83%) ASP.NET
12 466 (19.66%) Finance
13 414 (17.47%) Windows
14 397 (16.75%) Degree
15 385 (16.24%) T-SQL
16 374 (15.78%) MVC
17 292 (12.32%) Business Intelligence
18 289 (12.19%) Web Services
19 278 (11.73%) Scrum
20 277 (11.69%) Linux
21 273 (11.52%) Software Engineering
22 268 (11.31%) XML
23 256 (10.80%) MS Excel
24 247 (10.42%) Spring
25 244 (10.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
26 242 (10.21%) Analytical Skills
27 231 (9.75%) AngularJS
28 225 (9.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
28 225 (9.49%) Security Cleared
29 221 (9.32%) ITIL

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
1 143 (6.03%) IIS
2 138 (5.82%) SharePoint
3 110 (4.64%) Tomcat
4 104 (4.39%) Apache
5 103 (4.35%) JBoss
6 93 (3.92%) WebSphere
7 86 (3.63%) WebLogic
8 82 (3.46%) MS Exchange
9 79 (3.33%) SAS
10 61 (2.57%) Apache Spark
11 50 (2.11%) CMS
12 41 (1.73%) Apache Pig
13 39 (1.65%) Umbraco
14 36 (1.52%) WebSphere Application Server
15 27 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2013
16 24 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2010
17 21 (0.89%) Elasticsearch
18 20 (0.84%) Skype for Business
19 19 (0.80%) Confluence
20 17 (0.72%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 256 (10.80%) MS Excel
2 86 (3.63%) MS Office
3 32 (1.35%) SPSS
4 17 (0.72%) MS PowerPoint
5 15 (0.63%) MS Visio
6 10 (0.42%) MS Project
7 8 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 3 (0.13%) DOC1
8 3 (0.13%) OmniGraffle
8 3 (0.13%) PrintSoft PReS
9 2 (0.084%) InfoPath
9 2 (0.084%) Photoshop
10 1 (0.042%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 50 (2.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 24 (1.01%) Magento
3 22 (0.93%) SAP Business One
4 21 (0.89%) Dynamics CRM
5 20 (0.84%) Dynamics AX
6 18 (0.76%) Oracle EBS
7 16 (0.68%) Oracle Payables
7 16 (0.68%) Oracle Receivables
8 13 (0.55%) Oracle Applications
9 12 (0.51%) Oracle ASCP
10 11 (0.46%) Infor CRM
10 11 (0.46%) Oracle SCM
11 10 (0.42%) WebTrends
12 9 (0.38%) Oracle EBS R12
13 8 (0.34%) Maximo
13 8 (0.34%) Oracle Financials
14 6 (0.25%) Academy Housing
14 6 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
14 6 (0.25%) FastStats
15 4 (0.17%) MIS ActiveH
Cloud Services
1 154 (6.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 93 (3.92%) Amazon AWS
3 37 (1.56%) GitHub
4 33 (1.39%) SaaS
5 28 (1.18%) Amazon EC2
6 25 (1.05%) PaaS
7 24 (1.01%) IaaS
8 16 (0.68%) Office 365
9 5 (0.21%) Google Apps
10 4 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
10 4 (0.17%) Google Analytics
10 4 (0.17%) Google Cloud Platform
11 3 (0.13%) AtomSphere
11 3 (0.13%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 3 (0.13%) Boomi
11 3 (0.13%) Google App Engine
11 3 (0.13%) Trello
11 3 (0.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 2 (0.084%) Amazon S3
12 2 (0.084%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 104 (4.39%) Firewall
2 90 (3.80%) DNS
3 70 (2.95%) TCP/IP
4 62 (2.62%) Internet
5 47 (1.98%) VPN
6 45 (1.90%) SAN
7 36 (1.52%) SMTP
7 36 (1.52%) VoIP
8 33 (1.39%) WAN
9 30 (1.27%) HTTP
10 28 (1.18%) Cisco ASA
11 27 (1.14%) NetScreen
12 26 (1.10%) Broadband
13 25 (1.05%) FTP
14 24 (1.01%) DHCP
14 24 (1.01%) Intranet
15 21 (0.89%) MPLS
15 21 (0.89%) SSL
16 18 (0.76%) SNMP
16 18 (0.76%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 872 (36.79%) SQL Server
2 244 (10.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 225 (9.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 220 (9.28%) NoSQL
5 213 (8.99%) MySQL
6 176 (7.43%) Data Warehouse
7 158 (6.67%) MongoDB
8 147 (6.20%) Relational Database
9 140 (5.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 108 (4.56%) SQL Server 2008
11 101 (4.26%) Big Data
12 91 (3.84%) Hadoop
12 91 (3.84%) Oracle Database
13 81 (3.42%) RDBMS
14 70 (2.95%) SQL Server 2012
15 69 (2.91%) Oracle Database 11g
16 66 (2.78%) BusinessObjects
17 60 (2.53%) Crystal Reports
18 49 (2.07%) SQL Server 2014
19 48 (2.03%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 156 (6.58%) Git (software)
2 155 (6.54%) Visual Studio
3 138 (5.82%) JUnit
4 137 (5.78%) Team Foundation Server
5 120 (5.06%) Selenium
6 115 (4.85%) Jenkins
7 111 (4.68%) Maven
8 110 (4.64%) JIRA
9 97 (4.09%) Eclipse
10 91 (3.84%) Subversion
11 68 (2.87%) Cucumber
12 56 (2.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 56 (2.36%) TeamCity
13 38 (1.60%) Ant
14 36 (1.52%) Oracle Forms
15 35 (1.48%) IntelliJ
16 33 (1.39%) NUnit
16 33 (1.39%) Toad
17 32 (1.35%) WebDriver
18 28 (1.18%) Bitbucket
General
1 466 (19.66%) Finance
2 171 (7.22%) Telecoms
3 98 (4.14%) Marketing
4 90 (3.80%) Manufacturing
5 76 (3.21%) Banking
6 60 (2.53%) Retail
7 57 (2.41%) Electronics
8 29 (1.22%) Back Office
9 28 (1.18%) Advertising
10 24 (1.01%) Publishing
11 19 (0.80%) Aerospace
11 19 (0.80%) Automotive
12 18 (0.76%) Games
13 13 (0.55%) Legal
14 11 (0.46%) Financial Institution
15 8 (0.34%) Investment Banking
15 8 (0.34%) Law
16 7 (0.30%) Billing
17 6 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
18 5 (0.21%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 1162 (49.03%) Developer
2 380 (16.03%) Analyst
3 319 (13.46%) .NET Developer
4 283 (11.94%) C# Developer
5 266 (11.22%) Java Developer
6 213 (8.99%) Senior Developer
7 190 (8.02%) C# .NET Developer
8 172 (7.26%) Software Developer
9 153 (6.46%) DBA
10 139 (5.86%) SQL Developer
11 120 (5.06%) Data Analyst
12 116 (4.89%) SQL DBA
13 105 (4.43%) Software Engineer
14 97 (4.09%) Web Developer
15 95 (4.01%) Applications Support
16 88 (3.71%) Support Analyst
17 87 (3.67%) Junior
18 86 (3.63%) Administrator
19 82 (3.46%) SQL Analyst
20 81 (3.42%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 778 (32.83%) .NET
2 694 (29.28%) HTML
3 472 (19.92%) CSS
4 470 (19.83%) ASP.NET
5 289 (12.19%) Web Services
6 268 (11.31%) XML
7 247 (10.42%) Spring
8 231 (9.75%) AngularJS
9 220 (9.28%) jQuery
10 206 (8.69%) .NET Framework
11 181 (7.64%) ASP.NET MVC
12 154 (6.50%) Hibernate
13 152 (6.41%) HTML5
14 114 (4.81%) REST
15 106 (4.47%) J2EE
16 105 (4.43%) SOAP
17 99 (4.18%) ASP.NET Web API
17 99 (4.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 86 (3.63%) WCF
19 84 (3.54%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 242 (10.21%) Analytical Skills
2 171 (7.22%) Computer Science
3 93 (3.92%) Management Information System
4 90 (3.80%) Visualisation
5 63 (2.66%) Digital Media
6 48 (2.03%) Enterprise Software
7 47 (1.98%) User Experience
8 45 (1.90%) Mathematics
9 40 (1.69%) Data Centre
10 31 (1.31%) Client/Server
11 30 (1.27%) iPhone
12 28 (1.18%) Mobile App
13 25 (1.05%) Cybercrime
13 25 (1.05%) Driving Licence
14 24 (1.01%) Statistics
15 23 (0.97%) iPad
16 22 (0.93%) CMDB
16 22 (0.93%) Data Integration
17 21 (0.89%) AS400
18 20 (0.84%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 414 (17.47%) Windows
2 277 (11.69%) Linux
3 160 (6.75%) Windows Server
4 145 (6.12%) Unix
5 77 (3.25%) Windows Server 2003
6 71 (3.00%) Android
7 66 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
8 54 (2.28%) Windows Server 2008
9 44 (1.86%) Apple iOS
10 38 (1.60%) Windows 7
11 24 (1.01%) Windows Phone
12 21 (0.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 20 (0.84%) Windows 8
14 15 (0.63%) Windows 10
15 12 (0.51%) AIX
16 11 (0.46%) CentOS
17 7 (0.30%) Ubuntu
17 7 (0.30%) Windows XP
18 5 (0.21%) Solaris
19 4 (0.17%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 734 (30.97%) Agile Software Development
2 374 (15.78%) MVC
3 292 (12.32%) Business Intelligence
4 278 (11.73%) Scrum
5 273 (11.52%) Software Engineering
6 221 (9.32%) ITIL
7 219 (9.24%) TDD
8 204 (8.61%) Web Development
9 200 (8.44%) SDLC
10 191 (8.06%) OO
11 169 (7.13%) ETL
12 155 (6.54%) Continuous Integration
13 136 (5.74%) Project Management
14 132 (5.57%) Mentoring
15 125 (5.27%) Analytics
16 120 (5.06%) Unit Testing
17 116 (4.89%) Automated Testing
17 116 (4.89%) DevOps
18 105 (4.43%) E-Commerce
19 103 (4.35%) UML
Programming Languages
1 741 (31.27%) C#
2 713 (30.08%) JavaScript
3 643 (27.13%) Java
4 385 (16.24%) T-SQL
5 207 (8.73%) C++
6 175 (7.38%) PL/SQL
7 161 (6.79%) Python
8 143 (6.03%) PHP
9 131 (5.53%) PowerShell
10 98 (4.14%) VB.NET
11 74 (3.12%) C
11 74 (3.12%) VB
12 71 (3.00%) R
13 57 (2.41%) Scala
14 52 (2.19%) Ruby
15 41 (1.73%) Bash Shell
16 40 (1.69%) Shell Script
17 38 (1.60%) Perl
18 37 (1.56%) TypeScript
19 33 (1.39%) VBA
Qualifications
1 397 (16.75%) Degree
2 225 (9.49%) Security Cleared
3 114 (4.81%) DV Cleared
4 110 (4.64%) SC Cleared
5 89 (3.76%) ISEB
6 76 (3.21%) Microsoft Certification
7 73 (3.08%) ISTQB
8 30 (1.27%) PhD
9 22 (0.93%) MCP
9 22 (0.93%) MCSA
9 22 (0.93%) PMI Certification
10 19 (0.80%) PMP
11 18 (0.76%) AAT
12 16 (0.68%) HND
13 14 (0.59%) MCSE
14 13 (0.55%) CCNA
14 13 (0.55%) Cisco Certification
14 13 (0.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 12 (0.51%) CISSP
15 12 (0.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (3.21%) QA
2 59 (2.49%) SLA
3 24 (1.01%) Data Quality
4 9 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (0.34%) ISO 14001
5 8 (0.34%) ISO 9001
6 7 (0.30%) ISO15022
6 7 (0.30%) ISO20022
7 6 (0.25%) PCI DSS
7 6 (0.25%) SDET
8 2 (0.084%) COBIT
9 1 (0.042%) HL7
System Software
1 161 (6.79%) Active Directory
2 113 (4.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 48 (2.03%) Hyper-V
4 28 (1.18%) vSphere
5 26 (1.10%) Virtual Machines
6 17 (0.72%) XenServer
7 16 (0.68%) Xen
8 13 (0.55%) Oracle RAC
9 11 (0.46%) Docker
10 8 (0.34%) Firmware
11 7 (0.30%) vCloud
11 7 (0.30%) VMware ESXi
12 6 (0.25%) Microsoft App-V
13 4 (0.17%) Virtual Servers
13 4 (0.17%) VMware ESX
14 3 (0.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 3 (0.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 3 (0.13%) Terminal Server
14 3 (0.13%) XenApp
15 2 (0.084%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 32 (1.35%) Puppet
2 29 (1.22%) SCOM
3 27 (1.14%) SCCM
4 26 (1.10%) Opscode Chef
5 18 (0.76%) SCVMM
6 16 (0.68%) Tivoli
7 14 (0.59%) Cobbler
8 13 (0.55%) Nagios
9 12 (0.51%) Foglight
9 12 (0.51%) Salt
10 11 (0.46%) Ansible
10 11 (0.46%) Terraform
11 9 (0.38%) Data Guard
11 9 (0.38%) Oracle RMAN
12 7 (0.30%) NetBackup
13 6 (0.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 4 (0.17%) AirWatch
14 4 (0.17%) Forefront Identity Manager
15 3 (0.13%) Hadoop YARN
15 3 (0.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 534 (22.53%) Microsoft
2 490 (20.68%) Oracle
3 138 (5.82%) VMware
4 135 (5.70%) SAP
5 100 (4.22%) Cisco
6 69 (2.91%) IBM
7 61 (2.57%) HP
8 45 (1.90%) CheckPoint
9 41 (1.73%) Citrix
9 41 (1.73%) Tableau
10 39 (1.65%) NetApp
11 35 (1.48%) EMC
11 35 (1.48%) Red Hat
12 33 (1.39%) Informatica
13 28 (1.18%) Juniper
14 24 (1.01%) Google
15 18 (0.76%) BMC
16 17 (0.72%) Dell
16 17 (0.72%) Sitecore
17 16 (0.68%) Adobe
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