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 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 3 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 1182 1241 1318
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 22.43% 20.91% 21.95%
As % of the Programming Languages category 39.78% 37.71% 38.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1021 1096 1162
Median salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £46,000
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
2971 3291 3390
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 56.39% 55.45% 56.46%
Number of salaries quoted 2562 2838 2919
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 £29,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,421 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.55% +1.26%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 -1 364 £40,000 +6.66% 60
Gloucestershire -1 257 £40,625 +5.51% 38
Wiltshire +2 197 £40,000 +14.28% 14
Somerset -1 136 £40,000 +14.28% 24
Devon +6 104 £34,500 +1.47% 12
Dorset -10 60 £35,000 - 20
Cornwall +3 35 £33,750 +7.14% 3
SQL
England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 997 (39.04%) SQL Server
2 859 (33.63%) .NET
3 802 (31.40%) C#
4 724 (28.35%) JavaScript
5 710 (27.80%) Agile Software Development
6 708 (27.72%) HTML
7 666 (26.08%) Java
8 635 (24.86%) Microsoft
9 524 (20.52%) Oracle
10 518 (20.28%) CSS
11 517 (20.24%) Windows
12 508 (19.89%) ASP.NET
13 501 (19.62%) Finance
14 451 (17.66%) MVC
15 440 (17.23%) Degree
16 392 (15.35%) T-SQL
17 370 (14.49%) XML
18 329 (12.88%) MS Excel
18 329 (12.88%) Software Engineering
19 326 (12.76%) Web Services
20 294 (11.51%) Business Intelligence
21 290 (11.35%) Scrum
21 290 (11.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
22 273 (10.69%) Analytical Skills
23 267 (10.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
24 252 (9.87%) MySQL
25 251 (9.83%) Linux
26 249 (9.75%) ITIL
27 245 (9.59%) .NET Framework
28 231 (9.04%) ETL

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
1 202 (7.91%) IIS
2 158 (6.19%) SharePoint
3 121 (4.74%) JBoss
4 119 (4.66%) WebLogic
4 119 (4.66%) WebSphere
5 99 (3.88%) Apache
6 82 (3.21%) MS Exchange
7 81 (3.17%) Tomcat
8 80 (3.13%) CMS
9 77 (3.01%) SAS
10 54 (2.11%) Node.js
11 41 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2010
12 40 (1.57%) WebSphere Application Server
13 37 (1.45%) Apache Spark
13 37 (1.45%) Umbraco
14 36 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2013
15 31 (1.21%) BizTalk Server
15 31 (1.21%) GlassFish
16 24 (0.94%) Apache Pig
17 18 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 329 (12.88%) MS Excel
2 122 (4.78%) MS Office
3 25 (0.98%) SPSS
4 24 (0.94%) MS PowerPoint
5 16 (0.63%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 3 (0.12%) DOC1
6 3 (0.12%) OmniGraffle
6 3 (0.12%) PrintSoft PReS
6 3 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.078%) MS Project
8 1 (0.039%) HipChat
8 1 (0.039%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 46 (1.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 28 (1.10%) Dynamics AX
3 25 (0.98%) SAP Business One
4 24 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
4 24 (0.94%) FastStats
5 17 (0.67%) Magento
6 10 (0.39%) Infor CRM
7 7 (0.27%) Oracle Applications
8 6 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
9 5 (0.20%) Maximo
9 5 (0.20%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 4 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
10 4 (0.16%) Oracle EBS R12
11 3 (0.12%) Demantra
11 3 (0.12%) Exstream
11 3 (0.12%) Findur
11 3 (0.12%) Oracle Financials
11 3 (0.12%) Oracle SCM
11 3 (0.12%) PlanetPress Connect
12 2 (0.078%) FastStats PeopleStage
Cloud Services
1 134 (5.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 101 (3.95%) Amazon AWS
3 35 (1.37%) SaaS
4 23 (0.90%) Amazon EC2
5 18 (0.70%) GitHub
6 15 (0.59%) PaaS
7 14 (0.55%) IaaS
8 13 (0.51%) Office 365
9 3 (0.12%) AWS CloudFormation
9 3 (0.12%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (0.078%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 2 (0.078%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.078%) Amazon SQS
10 2 (0.078%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 2 (0.078%) AWS OpsWorks
10 2 (0.078%) CheetahMail
10 2 (0.078%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (0.078%) Pure360
10 2 (0.078%) Silverpop
10 2 (0.078%) SmartFocus
Communications & Networking
1 97 (3.80%) Firewall
2 72 (2.82%) TCP/IP
3 70 (2.74%) DNS
4 52 (2.04%) Internet
4 52 (2.04%) WAN
5 50 (1.96%) SAN
6 46 (1.80%) SNMP
7 41 (1.61%) Wireshark
8 39 (1.53%) DHCP
9 31 (1.21%) VPN
10 28 (1.10%) VLAN
11 24 (0.94%) LAN
12 22 (0.86%) SSL
13 21 (0.82%) Intranet
14 20 (0.78%) VoIP
15 17 (0.67%) SMTP
16 16 (0.63%) FTP
17 15 (0.59%) LDAP
18 14 (0.55%) HTTP
18 14 (0.55%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 997 (39.04%) SQL Server
2 290 (11.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 267 (10.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 252 (9.87%) MySQL
5 214 (8.38%) Data Warehouse
6 213 (8.34%) Relational Database
7 187 (7.32%) NoSQL
8 163 (6.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 147 (5.76%) SQL Server 2008
10 131 (5.13%) MongoDB
11 129 (5.05%) Oracle Database
11 129 (5.05%) RDBMS
12 90 (3.52%) Oracle Database 11g
13 86 (3.37%) BusinessObjects
14 84 (3.29%) SQL Server 2012
15 78 (3.05%) Big Data
16 69 (2.70%) Hadoop
17 51 (2.00%) Oracle Database 12c
18 50 (1.96%) PostgreSQL
18 50 (1.96%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 220 (8.61%) Visual Studio
2 165 (6.46%) Git (software)
3 157 (6.15%) JUnit
4 131 (5.13%) Team Foundation Server
5 109 (4.27%) JIRA
6 107 (4.19%) Maven
7 103 (4.03%) Eclipse
8 101 (3.95%) Subversion
9 92 (3.60%) Jenkins
10 88 (3.45%) Selenium
11 66 (2.58%) Cucumber
12 55 (2.15%) Ant
13 40 (1.57%) Toad
14 39 (1.53%) Oracle Forms
15 35 (1.37%) TeamCity
16 32 (1.25%) NUnit
17 28 (1.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 28 (1.10%) WebDriver
18 26 (1.02%) NetBeans
19 23 (0.90%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 501 (19.62%) Finance
2 184 (7.20%) Telecoms
3 138 (5.40%) Banking
4 104 (4.07%) Marketing
5 72 (2.82%) Manufacturing
6 62 (2.43%) Retail
7 51 (2.00%) Electronics
8 45 (1.76%) Aerospace
9 42 (1.64%) Advertising
10 35 (1.37%) Automotive
11 34 (1.33%) Games
12 23 (0.90%) Back Office
13 21 (0.82%) Financial Institution
14 16 (0.63%) Publishing
15 14 (0.55%) Investment Banking
15 14 (0.55%) Legal
16 12 (0.47%) Law
17 9 (0.35%) German Language
18 8 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
19 5 (0.20%) French Language
Job Titles
1 1277 (50.00%) Developer
2 424 (16.60%) Analyst
3 324 (12.69%) C# Developer
4 317 (12.41%) .NET Developer
5 271 (10.61%) Java Developer
6 214 (8.38%) SQL Developer
7 196 (7.67%) C# .NET Developer
8 194 (7.60%) Senior Developer
9 193 (7.56%) Software Developer
10 157 (6.15%) DBA
11 131 (5.13%) SQL DBA
12 130 (5.09%) Support Analyst
13 128 (5.01%) Software Engineer
14 126 (4.93%) Applications Support
15 110 (4.31%) Web Developer
16 106 (4.15%) Administrator
17 105 (4.11%) ASP.NET Developer
17 105 (4.11%) Data Analyst
18 99 (3.88%) SQL Analyst
19 98 (3.84%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 859 (33.63%) .NET
2 708 (27.72%) HTML
3 518 (20.28%) CSS
4 508 (19.89%) ASP.NET
5 370 (14.49%) XML
6 326 (12.76%) Web Services
7 245 (9.59%) .NET Framework
8 229 (8.97%) ASP.NET MVC
9 227 (8.89%) Spring
10 214 (8.38%) AngularJS
10 214 (8.38%) jQuery
11 161 (6.30%) HTML5
12 151 (5.91%) Hibernate
13 144 (5.64%) J2EE
14 126 (4.93%) SOAP
15 122 (4.78%) REST
16 121 (4.74%) Entity Framework
17 112 (4.39%) WCF
18 106 (4.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 102 (3.99%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 273 (10.69%) Analytical Skills
2 192 (7.52%) Computer Science
3 106 (4.15%) Visualisation
4 74 (2.90%) Management Information System
5 68 (2.66%) Digital Media
6 66 (2.58%) Mathematics
7 57 (2.23%) Client/Server
8 55 (2.15%) Mobile App
9 48 (1.88%) Enterprise Software
10 38 (1.49%) User Experience
11 37 (1.45%) N-Tier
12 34 (1.33%) Clustering
12 34 (1.33%) Cybercrime
12 34 (1.33%) EqualLogic
12 34 (1.33%) iPad
13 32 (1.25%) Driving Licence
14 31 (1.21%) Inversion of Control
15 28 (1.10%) EPoS
16 27 (1.06%) Statistics
17 25 (0.98%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 517 (20.24%) Windows
2 251 (9.83%) Linux
3 189 (7.40%) Windows Server
4 180 (7.05%) Unix
5 102 (3.99%) Windows Server 2008
6 95 (3.72%) Windows Server 2012
7 84 (3.29%) Windows Server 2003
8 68 (2.66%) Android
9 64 (2.51%) Windows 7
10 49 (1.92%) Apple iOS
11 20 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 17 (0.67%) AIX
12 17 (0.67%) Windows 10
13 16 (0.63%) Windows 8
13 16 (0.63%) Windows Phone
14 11 (0.43%) CentOS
15 9 (0.35%) Mac OS X
16 7 (0.27%) FreeNAS
17 6 (0.23%) Solaris
17 6 (0.23%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 710 (27.80%) Agile Software Development
2 451 (17.66%) MVC
3 329 (12.88%) Software Engineering
4 294 (11.51%) Business Intelligence
5 290 (11.35%) Scrum
6 249 (9.75%) ITIL
7 231 (9.04%) ETL
8 218 (8.54%) Web Development
9 213 (8.34%) TDD
10 211 (8.26%) OO
11 175 (6.85%) SDLC
12 162 (6.34%) Continuous Integration
13 151 (5.91%) Project Management
14 132 (5.17%) Data Analysis
15 127 (4.97%) Mentoring
16 125 (4.89%) Unit Testing
17 121 (4.74%) DevOps
18 115 (4.50%) Analytics
19 112 (4.39%) UML
20 102 (3.99%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 802 (31.40%) C#
2 724 (28.35%) JavaScript
3 666 (26.08%) Java
4 392 (15.35%) T-SQL
5 226 (8.85%) C++
6 189 (7.40%) PHP
7 180 (7.05%) PL/SQL
8 163 (6.38%) Python
9 157 (6.15%) PowerShell
10 155 (6.07%) VB.NET
11 122 (4.78%) VB
12 70 (2.74%) C
12 70 (2.74%) Ruby
13 65 (2.55%) R
14 54 (2.11%) Objective-C
15 53 (2.08%) VB6
16 51 (2.00%) VBA
17 44 (1.72%) Scala
17 44 (1.72%) Shell Script
18 35 (1.37%) Perl
Qualifications
1 440 (17.23%) Degree
2 210 (8.22%) Security Cleared
3 94 (3.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 94 (3.68%) SC Cleared
4 86 (3.37%) DV Cleared
5 76 (2.98%) ISEB
6 50 (1.96%) ISTQB
7 26 (1.02%) MCSE
8 24 (0.94%) MCSA
9 21 (0.82%) ITIL Certification
10 20 (0.78%) MCPD
11 19 (0.74%) MCTS
12 16 (0.63%) MCSD
12 16 (0.63%) PMI Certification
13 15 (0.59%) HND
13 15 (0.59%) PhD
14 13 (0.51%) PMP
15 11 (0.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 10 (0.39%) AAT
16 10 (0.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 107 (4.19%) QA
2 56 (2.19%) SLA
3 17 (0.67%) Data Quality
3 17 (0.67%) ISO15022
3 17 (0.67%) ISO20022
4 9 (0.35%) ISO 9001
5 8 (0.31%) ISO 14001
6 7 (0.27%) COBIT
7 6 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 5 (0.20%) SDET
9 1 (0.039%) HL7
9 1 (0.039%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 215 (8.42%) Active Directory
2 120 (4.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 47 (1.84%) Hyper-V
4 36 (1.41%) vSphere
5 13 (0.51%) Oracle RAC
5 13 (0.51%) XenServer
6 12 (0.47%) Xen
7 10 (0.39%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 9 (0.35%) Docker
8 9 (0.35%) vCloud
9 7 (0.27%) Terminal Server
9 7 (0.27%) VMware ESXi
9 7 (0.27%) XenApp
10 6 (0.23%) Terminal Services
11 5 (0.20%) Time Sharing Option
11 5 (0.20%) VMware Workstation
11 5 (0.20%) XenDesktop
12 3 (0.12%) Microsoft App-V
12 3 (0.12%) VMware Server
13 2 (0.078%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 51 (2.00%) SCOM
2 39 (1.53%) SCCM
3 29 (1.14%) Nagios
4 28 (1.10%) Puppet
5 25 (0.98%) Foglight
6 21 (0.82%) Opscode Chef
7 15 (0.59%) Tivoli
8 14 (0.55%) Oracle RMAN
9 13 (0.51%) Data Guard
9 13 (0.51%) SCVMM
10 12 (0.47%) Ansible
10 12 (0.47%) Cobbler
10 12 (0.47%) Salt
10 12 (0.47%) Terraform
11 11 (0.43%) HP SIM
12 9 (0.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 9 (0.35%) WSUS
13 8 (0.31%) HP Quality Center
13 8 (0.31%) McAfee ePO
13 8 (0.31%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 635 (24.86%) Microsoft
2 524 (20.52%) Oracle
3 153 (5.99%) VMware
4 149 (5.83%) SAP
5 111 (4.35%) Cisco
6 92 (3.60%) HP
7 72 (2.82%) IBM
8 61 (2.39%) NetApp
9 59 (2.31%) Citrix
10 46 (1.80%) Sybase
10 46 (1.80%) Tableau
11 41 (1.61%) EMC
12 37 (1.45%) Dell
13 32 (1.25%) Informatica
14 30 (1.17%) Juniper
15 29 (1.14%) Apple
16 28 (1.10%) CheckPoint
16 28 (1.10%) Veeam
16 28 (1.10%) WatchGuard
17 27 (1.06%) Red Hat
Taunton, Somerset
Heat Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £47,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + Home Working, Flexitime & More
Posted: 2 days ago
Stonehouse, Gloucestershire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stroud, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 52,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Barnstaple, Devon
Bray leino
Salary: £30K + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Heat Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £40000.0000 - £65000.0000 per annum + generous benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bodmin, Cornwall
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £32000 per annum + Good Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Somerset
ISL
Salary: £42000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £22000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable + bonus + pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Somerset
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £46000 per annum + excellent benefits + pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Somerset
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £36,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £35 - £45 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Activus
Salary: Competitive Plus Company Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wiltshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Activus
Salary: Competitive plus Company Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wiltshire
Talent International
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago