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

3 months to
30 Jun 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 1141 1318 1424
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 21.90% 21.87% 22.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 38.40% 38.53% 40.15%
Number of salaries quoted 976 1136 1223
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 £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £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
2971 3421 3547
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 57.02% 56.76% 57.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2562 2933 3038
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 June 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 June 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 +1 344 £41,000 +6.49% 66
Gloucestershire -2 246 £40,000 - 20
Wiltshire 0 169 £40,000 +14.28% 15
Somerset -6 124 £39,500 +12.85% 20
Devon +2 121 £34,750 +6.92% 8
Dorset -11 72 £35,000 - 21
Cornwall +5 36 £35,000 +11.11% 1
SQL
England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

1 938 (37.98%) SQL Server
2 820 (33.20%) .NET
3 770 (31.17%) C#
4 708 (28.66%) JavaScript
5 696 (28.18%) HTML
6 694 (28.10%) Agile Software Development
7 636 (25.75%) Java
8 621 (25.14%) Microsoft
9 532 (21.54%) Oracle
10 495 (20.04%) CSS
10 495 (20.04%) Finance
11 489 (19.80%) ASP.NET
12 463 (18.74%) Windows
13 434 (17.57%) Degree
14 414 (16.76%) MVC
15 387 (15.67%) T-SQL
16 335 (13.56%) Web Services
17 315 (12.75%) XML
18 314 (12.71%) Software Engineering
19 310 (12.55%) MS Excel
20 302 (12.23%) Business Intelligence
21 286 (11.58%) Scrum
22 275 (11.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
23 265 (10.73%) Analytical Skills
24 251 (10.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
25 249 (10.08%) Linux
26 246 (9.96%) ITIL
27 243 (9.84%) .NET Framework
28 241 (9.76%) MySQL
29 224 (9.07%) 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
1 169 (6.84%) IIS
2 153 (6.19%) SharePoint
3 122 (4.94%) WebSphere
4 112 (4.53%) JBoss
5 105 (4.25%) WebLogic
6 100 (4.05%) Apache
7 96 (3.89%) Tomcat
8 87 (3.52%) MS Exchange
9 79 (3.20%) SAS
10 73 (2.96%) CMS
11 45 (1.82%) Apache Spark
11 45 (1.82%) WebSphere Application Server
12 39 (1.58%) Exchange Server 2013
13 37 (1.50%) Umbraco
14 36 (1.46%) Exchange Server 2010
15 30 (1.21%) Apache Pig
16 24 (0.97%) BizTalk Server
17 21 (0.85%) GlassFish
18 16 (0.65%) Confluence
19 15 (0.61%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 310 (12.55%) MS Excel
2 106 (4.29%) MS Office
3 31 (1.26%) SPSS
4 21 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
5 16 (0.65%) MS Visio
6 7 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (0.20%) MS Project
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 (0.040%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 45 (1.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 29 (1.17%) Dynamics AX
3 26 (1.05%) SAP Business One
4 24 (0.97%) Dynamics CRM
5 21 (0.85%) Magento
6 20 (0.81%) FastStats
7 11 (0.45%) Infor CRM
8 9 (0.36%) Oracle Applications
9 7 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
9 7 (0.28%) Maximo
9 7 (0.28%) Oracle EBS
10 6 (0.24%) Academy Housing
11 5 (0.20%) Oracle ASCP
11 5 (0.20%) Oracle Payables
11 5 (0.20%) Oracle Receivables
11 5 (0.20%) Salesforce.com CRM
12 4 (0.16%) Aareon QL
12 4 (0.16%) MIS ActiveH
12 4 (0.16%) Northgate Housing
12 4 (0.16%) Orchard Housing
Cloud Services
1 161 (6.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 102 (4.13%) Amazon AWS
3 31 (1.26%) SaaS
4 30 (1.21%) GitHub
5 27 (1.09%) Amazon EC2
6 21 (0.85%) PaaS
7 20 (0.81%) IaaS
8 13 (0.53%) Office 365
9 4 (0.16%) Google Cloud Platform
10 3 (0.12%) AWS CloudFormation
10 3 (0.12%) Trello
11 2 (0.081%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 2 (0.081%) Amazon S3
11 2 (0.081%) Amazon SQS
11 2 (0.081%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 2 (0.081%) AWS OpsWorks
11 2 (0.081%) CheetahMail
11 2 (0.081%) Google Apps
11 2 (0.081%) Pure360
11 2 (0.081%) SmartFocus
Communications & Networking
1 102 (4.13%) Firewall
2 72 (2.91%) DNS
2 72 (2.91%) TCP/IP
3 54 (2.19%) Internet
4 52 (2.11%) WAN
5 49 (1.98%) SAN
6 39 (1.58%) VPN
7 36 (1.46%) SNMP
8 31 (1.26%) DHCP
8 31 (1.26%) Wireshark
9 28 (1.13%) VLAN
10 27 (1.09%) VoIP
11 22 (0.89%) LAN
11 22 (0.89%) SSL
12 21 (0.85%) SMTP
13 20 (0.81%) Cisco ASA
14 19 (0.77%) Broadband
14 19 (0.77%) MPLS
14 19 (0.77%) NetScreen
15 18 (0.73%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 938 (37.98%) SQL Server
2 275 (11.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 251 (10.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 241 (9.76%) MySQL
5 205 (8.30%) Data Warehouse
6 189 (7.65%) Relational Database
7 188 (7.61%) NoSQL
8 153 (6.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 129 (5.22%) MongoDB
10 128 (5.18%) Oracle Database
11 120 (4.86%) RDBMS
12 119 (4.82%) SQL Server 2008
13 93 (3.77%) Oracle Database 11g
14 84 (3.40%) BusinessObjects
15 80 (3.24%) Big Data
16 78 (3.16%) Hadoop
17 76 (3.08%) SQL Server 2012
18 51 (2.06%) Oracle Database 12c
19 49 (1.98%) DB2
19 49 (1.98%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 209 (8.46%) Visual Studio
2 153 (6.19%) Git (software)
3 143 (5.79%) JUnit
4 138 (5.59%) Team Foundation Server
5 117 (4.74%) JIRA
6 112 (4.53%) Selenium
7 100 (4.05%) Eclipse
7 100 (4.05%) Maven
7 100 (4.05%) Subversion
8 98 (3.97%) Jenkins
9 71 (2.87%) Cucumber
10 47 (1.90%) Ant
11 45 (1.82%) Toad
12 42 (1.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 40 (1.62%) TeamCity
14 39 (1.58%) NUnit
14 39 (1.58%) Oracle Forms
15 34 (1.38%) WebDriver
16 26 (1.05%) Bitbucket
17 25 (1.01%) SoapUI
General
1 495 (20.04%) Finance
2 171 (6.92%) Telecoms
3 121 (4.90%) Banking
4 97 (3.93%) Marketing
5 83 (3.36%) Manufacturing
6 50 (2.02%) Electronics
7 49 (1.98%) Retail
8 39 (1.58%) Advertising
9 37 (1.50%) Aerospace
10 32 (1.30%) Automotive
11 30 (1.21%) Back Office
12 23 (0.93%) Games
13 22 (0.89%) Publishing
14 15 (0.61%) Legal
15 14 (0.57%) Financial Institution
16 13 (0.53%) Investment Banking
17 8 (0.32%) Law
17 8 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
18 4 (0.16%) Front Office
18 4 (0.16%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1211 (49.03%) Developer
2 401 (16.23%) Analyst
3 321 (13.00%) C# Developer
4 315 (12.75%) .NET Developer
5 269 (10.89%) Java Developer
6 209 (8.46%) C# .NET Developer
7 195 (7.89%) Senior Developer
8 184 (7.45%) Software Developer
8 184 (7.45%) SQL Developer
9 154 (6.23%) DBA
10 125 (5.06%) SQL DBA
11 117 (4.74%) Software Engineer
12 114 (4.62%) Data Analyst
13 104 (4.21%) Support Analyst
14 102 (4.13%) Applications Support
15 101 (4.09%) Web Developer
16 94 (3.81%) ASP.NET Developer
17 90 (3.64%) Administrator
17 90 (3.64%) SQL Analyst
18 85 (3.44%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 820 (33.20%) .NET
2 696 (28.18%) HTML
3 495 (20.04%) CSS
4 489 (19.80%) ASP.NET
5 335 (13.56%) Web Services
6 315 (12.75%) XML
7 243 (9.84%) .NET Framework
8 223 (9.03%) Spring
9 214 (8.66%) jQuery
10 212 (8.58%) AngularJS
11 204 (8.26%) ASP.NET MVC
12 154 (6.23%) HTML5
13 148 (5.99%) Hibernate
14 122 (4.94%) SOAP
15 117 (4.74%) J2EE
16 114 (4.62%) REST
17 107 (4.33%) Entity Framework
17 107 (4.33%) WCF
18 105 (4.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 95 (3.85%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 265 (10.73%) Analytical Skills
2 195 (7.89%) Computer Science
3 111 (4.49%) Visualisation
4 85 (3.44%) Management Information System
5 62 (2.51%) Digital Media
6 61 (2.47%) Mathematics
7 48 (1.94%) Client/Server
8 47 (1.90%) Enterprise Software
9 45 (1.82%) User Experience
10 38 (1.54%) Mobile App
11 31 (1.26%) EqualLogic
12 30 (1.21%) N-Tier
13 29 (1.17%) Data Centre
13 29 (1.17%) Driving Licence
14 28 (1.13%) Cybercrime
14 28 (1.13%) iPad
15 26 (1.05%) Clustering
15 26 (1.05%) EPoS
15 26 (1.05%) Statistics
16 25 (1.01%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 463 (18.74%) Windows
2 249 (10.08%) Linux
3 172 (6.96%) Windows Server
4 159 (6.44%) Unix
5 97 (3.93%) Windows Server 2012
6 89 (3.60%) Windows Server 2003
7 86 (3.48%) Windows Server 2008
8 59 (2.39%) Android
9 48 (1.94%) Windows 7
10 43 (1.74%) Apple iOS
11 22 (0.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 18 (0.73%) AIX
13 16 (0.65%) Windows 10
14 14 (0.57%) Windows Phone
15 13 (0.53%) CentOS
16 10 (0.40%) Windows 8
17 7 (0.28%) FreeNAS
18 6 (0.24%) Solaris
18 6 (0.24%) Ubuntu
19 5 (0.20%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 694 (28.10%) Agile Software Development
2 414 (16.76%) MVC
3 314 (12.71%) Software Engineering
4 302 (12.23%) Business Intelligence
5 286 (11.58%) Scrum
6 246 (9.96%) ITIL
7 224 (9.07%) ETL
8 222 (8.99%) TDD
9 198 (8.02%) OO
10 194 (7.85%) Web Development
11 184 (7.45%) SDLC
12 163 (6.60%) Project Management
13 149 (6.03%) Continuous Integration
14 132 (5.34%) DevOps
14 132 (5.34%) Unit Testing
15 128 (5.18%) Data Analysis
16 126 (5.10%) Mentoring
17 114 (4.62%) UML
18 110 (4.45%) Analytics
19 103 (4.17%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 770 (31.17%) C#
2 708 (28.66%) JavaScript
3 636 (25.75%) Java
4 387 (15.67%) T-SQL
5 217 (8.79%) C++
6 193 (7.81%) PL/SQL
7 159 (6.44%) Python
8 152 (6.15%) PHP
9 145 (5.87%) PowerShell
10 137 (5.55%) VB.NET
11 90 (3.64%) VB
12 73 (2.96%) C
13 70 (2.83%) R
14 67 (2.71%) Ruby
15 50 (2.02%) Scala
16 41 (1.66%) VBA
17 40 (1.62%) VB6
18 38 (1.54%) Shell Script
19 36 (1.46%) Perl
20 35 (1.42%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 434 (17.57%) Degree
2 208 (8.42%) Security Cleared
3 96 (3.89%) DV Cleared
4 94 (3.81%) SC Cleared
5 80 (3.24%) ISEB
6 72 (2.91%) Microsoft Certification
7 55 (2.23%) ISTQB
8 22 (0.89%) PhD
9 21 (0.85%) ITIL Certification
9 21 (0.85%) MCSA
10 20 (0.81%) PMI Certification
11 19 (0.77%) PMP
12 16 (0.65%) HND
13 14 (0.57%) AAT
14 13 (0.53%) MCP
14 13 (0.53%) MCPD
14 13 (0.53%) MCTS
15 11 (0.45%) MCSE
16 10 (0.40%) MCSD
17 9 (0.36%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 104 (4.21%) QA
2 60 (2.43%) SLA
3 23 (0.93%) Data Quality
4 13 (0.53%) ISO15022
4 13 (0.53%) ISO20022
5 8 (0.32%) ISO 14001
5 8 (0.32%) ISO 9001
6 7 (0.28%) COBIT
7 5 (0.20%) SDET
8 3 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (0.040%) HL7
System Software
1 196 (7.94%) Active Directory
2 125 (5.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 46 (1.86%) Hyper-V
4 33 (1.34%) vSphere
5 29 (1.17%) Virtual Machines
6 13 (0.53%) Oracle RAC
6 13 (0.53%) XenServer
7 12 (0.49%) Xen
8 10 (0.40%) Docker
9 9 (0.36%) vCloud
9 9 (0.36%) Virtual Servers
10 8 (0.32%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 8 (0.32%) VMware ESXi
11 5 (0.20%) Terminal Services
11 5 (0.20%) Time Sharing Option
12 4 (0.16%) Terminal Server
13 3 (0.12%) VMware Workstation
13 3 (0.12%) XenApp
14 2 (0.081%) Forefront TMG
14 2 (0.081%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 45 (1.82%) SCOM
2 34 (1.38%) SCCM
3 30 (1.21%) Puppet
4 24 (0.97%) Foglight
5 23 (0.93%) Opscode Chef
6 19 (0.77%) SCVMM
7 17 (0.69%) Nagios
8 15 (0.61%) Tivoli
9 14 (0.57%) Oracle RMAN
10 13 (0.53%) Data Guard
11 12 (0.49%) Ansible
11 12 (0.49%) Cobbler
11 12 (0.49%) Salt
11 12 (0.49%) Terraform
12 9 (0.36%) NetBackup
13 8 (0.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 5 (0.20%) Backup Exec
14 5 (0.20%) CFEngine
14 5 (0.20%) Control-M
14 5 (0.20%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 621 (25.14%) Microsoft
2 532 (21.54%) Oracle
3 155 (6.28%) VMware
4 151 (6.11%) SAP
5 122 (4.94%) Cisco
6 84 (3.40%) HP
7 82 (3.32%) IBM
8 60 (2.43%) NetApp
9 47 (1.90%) Citrix
9 47 (1.90%) EMC
9 47 (1.90%) Tableau
10 41 (1.66%) CheckPoint
11 37 (1.50%) Informatica
12 34 (1.38%) Juniper
13 33 (1.34%) Sybase
14 32 (1.30%) Red Hat
15 31 (1.26%) Dell
16 27 (1.09%) Veeam
16 27 (1.09%) WatchGuard
17 24 (0.97%) Kaseya
Swindon, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £37500 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Tony Timmins Associates
Salary: From £32,000 to £36,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable + bonus + pension
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £47000 per annum, Benefits Industry Leading Benefits Package
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Good Package
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter, Devon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stroud, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 52,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
IT Connections
Salary: 35,000 to £42,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Somerset
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £DOE + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000 - £43000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday