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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 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 1164 1306 1494
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 21.43% 22.36% 24.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 37.85% 38.75% 42.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1002 1123 1281
Median salary £40,000 £36,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
3075 3370 3505
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 56.61% 57.71% 57.14%
Number of salaries quoted 2651 2907 3017
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £26,500 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,400
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 -1 384 £40,000 +6.66% 53
Gloucestershire -4 206 £42,500 +6.25% 32
Somerset -5 149 £40,000 +14.28% 31
Wiltshire -7 132 £40,000 +14.28% 18
Devon +6 118 £34,000 -2.85% 10
Dorset -8 101 £35,000 - 36
Cornwall -1 40 £27,500 -15.38%
SQL
England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 913 (37.13%) SQL Server
2 809 (32.90%) .NET
3 756 (30.74%) C#
4 733 (29.81%) JavaScript
5 715 (29.08%) Agile Software Development
6 708 (28.79%) HTML
7 653 (26.56%) Java
8 578 (23.51%) Microsoft
9 530 (21.55%) Oracle
10 507 (20.62%) Finance
11 495 (20.13%) CSS
12 480 (19.52%) ASP.NET
13 442 (17.97%) Windows
14 433 (17.61%) Degree
15 395 (16.06%) MVC
16 388 (15.78%) T-SQL
17 333 (13.54%) Web Services
18 301 (12.24%) Software Engineering
19 296 (12.04%) XML
20 295 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
21 284 (11.55%) MS Excel
21 284 (11.55%) Scrum
22 264 (10.74%) Linux
23 254 (10.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
24 250 (10.17%) ITIL
24 250 (10.17%) Analytical Skills
25 241 (9.80%) Spring
26 238 (9.68%) .NET Framework
27 230 (9.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
28 224 (9.11%) MySQL

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
1 154 (6.26%) IIS
2 143 (5.82%) SharePoint
3 114 (4.64%) WebSphere
4 106 (4.31%) JBoss
5 104 (4.23%) Tomcat
6 102 (4.15%) Apache
7 94 (3.82%) WebLogic
8 88 (3.58%) MS Exchange
9 86 (3.50%) SAS
10 67 (2.72%) CMS
11 53 (2.16%) Apache Spark
12 45 (1.83%) WebSphere Application Server
13 41 (1.67%) Umbraco
14 37 (1.50%) Apache Pig
15 33 (1.34%) Exchange Server 2013
16 31 (1.26%) Exchange Server 2010
17 20 (0.81%) BizTalk Server
17 20 (0.81%) Confluence
17 20 (0.81%) Elasticsearch
18 19 (0.77%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 284 (11.55%) MS Excel
2 93 (3.78%) MS Office
3 34 (1.38%) SPSS
4 17 (0.69%) MS PowerPoint
5 13 (0.53%) MS Visio
6 10 (0.41%) MS Project
7 7 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
8 4 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 3 (0.12%) DOC1
9 3 (0.12%) OmniGraffle
9 3 (0.12%) PrintSoft PReS
10 2 (0.081%) InfoPath
10 2 (0.081%) Photoshop
11 1 (0.041%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 47 (1.91%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 26 (1.06%) SAP Business One
3 24 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
3 24 (0.98%) Magento
4 22 (0.89%) Dynamics AX
5 15 (0.61%) Oracle EBS
6 14 (0.57%) Oracle Applications
7 13 (0.53%) FastStats
7 13 (0.53%) Oracle Payables
7 13 (0.53%) Oracle Receivables
8 11 (0.45%) Infor CRM
9 10 (0.41%) Oracle ASCP
9 10 (0.41%) WebTrends
10 9 (0.37%) Oracle SCM
11 8 (0.33%) Maximo
12 7 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
12 7 (0.28%) Oracle EBS R12
13 6 (0.24%) Academy Housing
13 6 (0.24%) Oracle Financials
14 5 (0.20%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 158 (6.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 94 (3.82%) Amazon AWS
3 37 (1.50%) GitHub
4 33 (1.34%) SaaS
5 26 (1.06%) Amazon EC2
6 24 (0.98%) PaaS
7 23 (0.94%) IaaS
8 13 (0.53%) Office 365
9 4 (0.16%) Google Analytics
9 4 (0.16%) Google Apps
9 4 (0.16%) Google Cloud Platform
10 3 (0.12%) Google App Engine
10 3 (0.12%) Trello
11 2 (0.081%) AWS CloudFormation
11 2 (0.081%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 2 (0.081%) CheetahMail
11 2 (0.081%) Cloud Computing
11 2 (0.081%) Pure360
11 2 (0.081%) Silverpop
11 2 (0.081%) SmartFocus
Communications & Networking
1 107 (4.35%) Firewall
2 88 (3.58%) DNS
3 79 (3.21%) TCP/IP
4 58 (2.36%) Internet
5 49 (1.99%) SAN
6 45 (1.83%) VPN
7 44 (1.79%) WAN
8 34 (1.38%) VoIP
9 31 (1.26%) SMTP
10 30 (1.22%) DHCP
11 27 (1.10%) SNMP
12 24 (0.98%) Broadband
12 24 (0.98%) Cisco ASA
12 24 (0.98%) NetScreen
13 23 (0.94%) Wireshark
14 22 (0.89%) VLAN
15 21 (0.85%) FTP
15 21 (0.85%) MPLS
15 21 (0.85%) SSL
16 20 (0.81%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 913 (37.13%) SQL Server
2 254 (10.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 230 (9.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 224 (9.11%) MySQL
5 205 (8.34%) NoSQL
6 184 (7.48%) Data Warehouse
7 172 (6.99%) Relational Database
8 146 (5.94%) MongoDB
9 144 (5.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 117 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
11 115 (4.68%) Oracle Database
12 102 (4.15%) RDBMS
13 88 (3.58%) Big Data
14 87 (3.54%) Hadoop
15 84 (3.42%) Oracle Database 11g
16 73 (2.97%) BusinessObjects
17 70 (2.85%) SQL Server 2012
18 55 (2.24%) Crystal Reports
19 53 (2.16%) DB2
20 48 (1.95%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 176 (7.16%) Visual Studio
2 154 (6.26%) Git (software)
3 147 (5.98%) JUnit
4 131 (5.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 120 (4.88%) Selenium
6 115 (4.68%) JIRA
7 113 (4.60%) Maven
8 112 (4.55%) Jenkins
9 111 (4.51%) Eclipse
10 99 (4.03%) Subversion
11 71 (2.89%) Cucumber
12 53 (2.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 53 (2.16%) TeamCity
13 46 (1.87%) Toad
14 45 (1.83%) Ant
15 40 (1.63%) Oracle Forms
16 36 (1.46%) NUnit
17 35 (1.42%) WebDriver
18 29 (1.18%) IntelliJ
19 26 (1.06%) Bitbucket
General
1 507 (20.62%) Finance
2 173 (7.04%) Telecoms
3 105 (4.27%) Marketing
4 98 (3.99%) Banking
5 87 (3.54%) Manufacturing
6 54 (2.20%) Electronics
7 50 (2.03%) Retail
8 36 (1.46%) Advertising
9 33 (1.34%) Back Office
10 26 (1.06%) Automotive
11 25 (1.02%) Aerospace
11 25 (1.02%) Publishing
12 18 (0.73%) Games
13 15 (0.61%) Legal
14 11 (0.45%) Financial Institution
15 9 (0.37%) Law
16 8 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
17 6 (0.24%) Billing
17 6 (0.24%) Investment Banking
18 5 (0.20%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 1197 (48.68%) Developer
2 386 (15.70%) Analyst
3 323 (13.14%) .NET Developer
4 311 (12.65%) C# Developer
5 276 (11.22%) Java Developer
6 214 (8.70%) Senior Developer
7 209 (8.50%) C# .NET Developer
8 185 (7.52%) Software Developer
9 153 (6.22%) SQL Developer
10 152 (6.18%) DBA
11 119 (4.84%) SQL DBA
12 118 (4.80%) Data Analyst
13 105 (4.27%) Software Engineer
14 101 (4.11%) Applications Support
15 95 (3.86%) Support Analyst
16 93 (3.78%) Web Developer
17 87 (3.54%) ASP.NET Developer
17 87 (3.54%) Junior
18 85 (3.46%) SQL Analyst
19 84 (3.42%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 809 (32.90%) .NET
2 708 (28.79%) HTML
3 495 (20.13%) CSS
4 480 (19.52%) ASP.NET
5 333 (13.54%) Web Services
6 296 (12.04%) XML
7 241 (9.80%) Spring
8 238 (9.68%) .NET Framework
9 221 (8.99%) jQuery
10 219 (8.91%) AngularJS
11 185 (7.52%) ASP.NET MVC
12 159 (6.47%) HTML5
13 153 (6.22%) Hibernate
14 112 (4.55%) REST
15 109 (4.43%) SOAP
16 107 (4.35%) J2EE
17 102 (4.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 99 (4.03%) WCF
19 96 (3.90%) ASP.NET Web API
19 96 (3.90%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 250 (10.17%) Analytical Skills
2 189 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 98 (3.99%) Visualisation
4 96 (3.90%) Management Information System
5 64 (2.60%) Digital Media
6 52 (2.11%) Mathematics
7 50 (2.03%) Enterprise Software
8 47 (1.91%) User Experience
9 39 (1.59%) Data Centre
10 36 (1.46%) Client/Server
11 32 (1.30%) Mobile App
12 28 (1.14%) Driving Licence
12 28 (1.14%) iPad
13 25 (1.02%) CMDB
13 25 (1.02%) Cybercrime
14 24 (0.98%) Clustering
14 24 (0.98%) Statistics
15 21 (0.85%) Data Integration
15 21 (0.85%) EPoS
15 21 (0.85%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 442 (17.97%) Windows
2 264 (10.74%) Linux
3 179 (7.28%) Windows Server
4 145 (5.90%) Unix
5 89 (3.62%) Windows Server 2012
6 85 (3.46%) Windows Server 2003
7 75 (3.05%) Windows Server 2008
8 60 (2.44%) Android
9 42 (1.71%) Apple iOS
10 41 (1.67%) Windows 7
11 20 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 19 (0.77%) Windows 8
13 17 (0.69%) Windows Phone
14 16 (0.65%) AIX
15 15 (0.61%) Windows 10
16 11 (0.45%) CentOS
17 7 (0.28%) Solaris
18 6 (0.24%) Ubuntu
19 5 (0.20%) Windows XP
19 5 (0.20%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 715 (29.08%) Agile Software Development
2 395 (16.06%) MVC
3 301 (12.24%) Software Engineering
4 295 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
5 284 (11.55%) Scrum
6 250 (10.17%) ITIL
7 222 (9.03%) TDD
8 207 (8.42%) SDLC
9 201 (8.17%) ETL
10 198 (8.05%) OO
11 185 (7.52%) Web Development
12 164 (6.67%) Project Management
13 158 (6.43%) Continuous Integration
14 135 (5.49%) Unit Testing
15 134 (5.45%) Mentoring
16 123 (5.00%) DevOps
16 123 (5.00%) UML
17 121 (4.92%) Analytics
18 120 (4.88%) Data Analysis
19 112 (4.55%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 756 (30.74%) C#
2 733 (29.81%) JavaScript
3 653 (26.56%) Java
4 388 (15.78%) T-SQL
5 215 (8.74%) C++
6 194 (7.89%) PL/SQL
7 154 (6.26%) Python
8 147 (5.98%) PHP
9 139 (5.65%) PowerShell
10 112 (4.55%) VB.NET
11 81 (3.29%) VB
12 74 (3.01%) C
13 71 (2.89%) R
14 59 (2.40%) Ruby
15 56 (2.28%) Scala
16 34 (1.38%) Bash Shell
16 34 (1.38%) Perl
17 32 (1.30%) MATLAB
17 32 (1.30%) VB6
17 32 (1.30%) VBA
Qualifications
1 433 (17.61%) Degree
2 211 (8.58%) Security Cleared
3 108 (4.39%) DV Cleared
4 94 (3.82%) SC Cleared
5 82 (3.33%) ISEB
6 77 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
7 64 (2.60%) ISTQB
8 27 (1.10%) PhD
9 21 (0.85%) MCSA
9 21 (0.85%) PMI Certification
10 20 (0.81%) MCP
10 20 (0.81%) PMP
11 19 (0.77%) HND
12 18 (0.73%) AAT
13 16 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
14 12 (0.49%) MCSE
15 11 (0.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 9 (0.37%) MCPD
16 9 (0.37%) MCSD
16 9 (0.37%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 92 (3.74%) QA
2 64 (2.60%) SLA
3 26 (1.06%) Data Quality
4 10 (0.41%) ISO 14001
4 10 (0.41%) ISO 9001
5 9 (0.37%) ISO15022
5 9 (0.37%) ISO20022
6 6 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 5 (0.20%) COBIT
7 5 (0.20%) SDET
8 1 (0.041%) HL7
System Software
1 181 (7.36%) Active Directory
2 123 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 49 (1.99%) Hyper-V
4 30 (1.22%) Virtual Machines
5 28 (1.14%) vSphere
6 13 (0.53%) Oracle RAC
7 12 (0.49%) XenServer
8 11 (0.45%) Xen
9 9 (0.37%) Docker
9 9 (0.37%) vCloud
10 8 (0.33%) VMware ESXi
11 6 (0.24%) Microsoft App-V
11 6 (0.24%) Virtual Servers
12 5 (0.20%) Firmware
12 5 (0.20%) Time Sharing Option
13 4 (0.16%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 4 (0.16%) Terminal Services
13 4 (0.16%) VMware ESX
14 3 (0.12%) Terminal Server
14 3 (0.12%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 36 (1.46%) SCOM
2 31 (1.26%) SCCM
3 29 (1.18%) Puppet
4 21 (0.85%) Opscode Chef
5 20 (0.81%) SCVMM
6 18 (0.73%) Foglight
7 14 (0.57%) Tivoli
8 12 (0.49%) Data Guard
8 12 (0.49%) Nagios
8 12 (0.49%) Oracle RMAN
9 11 (0.45%) Ansible
9 11 (0.45%) Cobbler
9 11 (0.45%) Salt
9 11 (0.45%) Terraform
10 9 (0.37%) NetBackup
11 8 (0.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 5 (0.20%) Perfmon
13 4 (0.16%) AirWatch
13 4 (0.16%) Backup Exec
13 4 (0.16%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 578 (23.51%) Microsoft
2 530 (21.55%) Oracle
3 152 (6.18%) SAP
4 147 (5.98%) VMware
5 111 (4.51%) Cisco
6 87 (3.54%) IBM
7 69 (2.81%) HP
8 53 (2.16%) NetApp
9 45 (1.83%) CheckPoint
9 45 (1.83%) Citrix
10 43 (1.75%) EMC
10 43 (1.75%) Tableau
11 33 (1.34%) Red Hat
12 31 (1.26%) Informatica
12 31 (1.26%) Juniper
13 24 (0.98%) Sybase
14 21 (0.85%) Dell
14 21 (0.85%) Veeam
14 21 (0.85%) WatchGuard
15 20 (0.81%) BMC
Somerset
set2recruit
Salary: From £42,000 to £43,000 per annum With the possibility of an RRA of £3
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
IntaPeople
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Christchurch, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £33000 - £37000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Christchurch, Dorset
Employ Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + flexible benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable + bonus + pension
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
X4 Group
Salary: £25k - 40k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: to £40,000 + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Somerset
set2recruit
Salary: Up to £47,000 per annum DOE + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
D4 Digital Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 Per Annum Plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Christchurch, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + 10% Pension*
Posted: Yesterday
Wiltshire
D4 Digital Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £26000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £28000.00 - £34000.00 per annum + 10% pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £33000 - £40000 per annum + pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £55000 Per Annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £300 - £350
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £300 - £350
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
Posted: 4 days ago
South West
Colston Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Somerset
ISL
Salary: £17500 - £20500 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago