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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL (Structured Query Language)
England / South West
Rank 6 2 4
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Permanent jobs citing SQL 1002 1336 1312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 20.19% 24.23% 21.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.94% 42.15% 38.82%
Number of salaries quoted 824 1186 1206
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £51,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
2868 3170 3380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 57.80% 57.49% 56.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2406 2761 3004
Median salary £41,500 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.79% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017. 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 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 -6 289 £42,500 +8.97% 48
Gloucestershire -1 180 £42,500 +6.25% 16
Somerset 0 144 £40,000 +6.66% 24
Wiltshire -6 125 £39,500 +17.91% 22
Dorset 0 122 £40,000 +14.28% 30
Devon -1 113 £37,000 +10.44% 16
Cornwall -6 8 £21,500 -33.33%
SQL
England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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.

1 720 (34.99%) Agile Software Development
2 666 (32.36%) C#
3 645 (31.34%) Java
4 627 (30.47%) .NET
5 621 (30.17%) SQL Server
6 613 (29.79%) JavaScript
7 600 (29.15%) HTML
8 444 (21.57%) Finance
9 395 (19.19%) Oracle
10 381 (18.51%) CSS
11 370 (17.98%) Microsoft
12 352 (17.10%) ASP.NET
13 328 (15.94%) MVC
14 308 (14.97%) XML
15 289 (14.04%) Degree
16 288 (13.99%) Windows
17 283 (13.75%) T-SQL
18 281 (13.65%) SDLC
19 266 (12.93%) OO
20 254 (12.34%) Scrum
21 252 (12.24%) Linux
22 247 (12.00%) Spring
23 246 (11.95%) Web Services
24 245 (11.90%) Software Engineering
25 234 (11.37%) jQuery
26 233 (11.32%) Business Intelligence
27 231 (11.22%) C++
28 224 (10.88%) Computer Science
29 216 (10.50%) Security Cleared
30 211 (10.25%) Analytical Skills

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
1 103 (5.00%) JBoss
2 96 (4.66%) IIS
3 78 (3.79%) WebLogic
4 71 (3.45%) Apache
5 70 (3.40%) WebSphere
6 61 (2.96%) SharePoint
7 55 (2.67%) Tomcat
8 47 (2.28%) SAS
9 42 (2.04%) MS Exchange
10 32 (1.55%) Joomla!
11 31 (1.51%) CMS
12 25 (1.21%) Alfresco
13 22 (1.07%) Apache Spark
13 22 (1.07%) Exchange Server 2013
14 18 (0.87%) BizTalk Server
14 18 (0.87%) OpenStack
15 17 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2010
16 16 (0.78%) Umbraco
17 12 (0.58%) CloudStack
17 12 (0.58%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 186 (9.04%) MS Excel
2 68 (3.30%) MS Office
3 28 (1.36%) SPSS
4 19 (0.92%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.24%) MS Project
6 3 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.097%) Gliffy
7 2 (0.097%) HipChat
7 2 (0.097%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (0.049%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 62 (3.01%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 32 (1.55%) Oracle Applications
3 27 (1.31%) Oracle EBS
4 20 (0.97%) Magento
5 17 (0.83%) Oracle ASCP
6 15 (0.73%) Dynamics AX
6 15 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
7 13 (0.63%) Oracle EBS R12
7 13 (0.63%) Oracle Payables
7 13 (0.63%) Oracle Receivables
8 12 (0.58%) Unit4 Business World
9 7 (0.34%) Maximo
9 7 (0.34%) Oracle General Ledger
9 7 (0.34%) SAP ERP
10 6 (0.29%) Oracle ERP
10 6 (0.29%) Oracle Financials
10 6 (0.29%) Oracle SCM
10 6 (0.29%) Sage 1000
11 5 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
11 5 (0.24%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 111 (5.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 88 (4.28%) Amazon AWS
3 39 (1.90%) GitHub
4 28 (1.36%) SaaS
5 20 (0.97%) Amazon EC2
6 17 (0.83%) IaaS
6 17 (0.83%) PaaS
7 13 (0.63%) Office 365
8 9 (0.44%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 9 (0.44%) Lucidchart
9 5 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
10 4 (0.19%) Amazon S3
10 4 (0.19%) Azure Machine Learning
11 3 (0.15%) AtomSphere
11 3 (0.15%) Boomi
11 3 (0.15%) Google Analytics
11 3 (0.15%) Slack
12 2 (0.097%) Google Cloud Platform
12 2 (0.097%) iPaaS
12 2 (0.097%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 77 (3.74%) Internet
2 56 (2.72%) Firewall
3 49 (2.38%) TCP/IP
4 48 (2.33%) DNS
5 45 (2.19%) HTTP
6 37 (1.80%) FTP
7 35 (1.70%) LAN
8 32 (1.55%) WAN
9 27 (1.31%) SSL
10 26 (1.26%) DHCP
10 26 (1.26%) SMTP
11 21 (1.02%) VPN
12 20 (0.97%) SAN
13 19 (0.92%) SSH
14 16 (0.78%) Intranet
15 14 (0.68%) Network Security
16 12 (0.58%) DMZ
16 12 (0.58%) Ethernet
16 12 (0.58%) X.400
17 11 (0.53%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 621 (30.17%) SQL Server
2 206 (10.01%) NoSQL
3 154 (7.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 153 (7.43%) MongoDB
5 152 (7.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 131 (6.37%) MySQL
7 100 (4.86%) Data Warehouse
8 94 (4.57%) Relational Database
9 89 (4.32%) Big Data
10 84 (4.08%) SQL Server 2008
11 76 (3.69%) SQL Server 2012
12 71 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 66 (3.21%) Oracle Database
14 52 (2.53%) PostgreSQL
15 51 (2.48%) Hadoop
16 48 (2.33%) SQL Server 2014
17 40 (1.94%) Crystal Reports
18 35 (1.70%) MS Access
19 33 (1.60%) RDBMS
20 32 (1.55%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 165 (8.02%) Git (software)
2 147 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 117 (5.69%) JIRA
4 116 (5.64%) Jenkins
5 98 (4.76%) Maven
6 94 (4.57%) Subversion
7 84 (4.08%) Visual Studio
8 74 (3.60%) Selenium
9 70 (3.40%) JUnit
10 54 (2.62%) Oracle Forms
11 53 (2.58%) Cucumber
12 38 (1.85%) Eclipse
12 38 (1.85%) TeamCity
13 35 (1.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 27 (1.31%) NUnit
15 24 (1.17%) SoapUI
16 23 (1.12%) IntelliJ
17 22 (1.07%) Bitbucket
18 21 (1.02%) Zephyr
19 17 (0.83%) WebDriver
General
1 444 (21.57%) Finance
2 145 (7.05%) Telecoms
3 129 (6.27%) Manufacturing
4 108 (5.25%) Marketing
5 87 (4.23%) Electronics
6 75 (3.64%) Retail
7 60 (2.92%) Banking
8 40 (1.94%) Advertising
9 22 (1.07%) Back Office
10 10 (0.49%) Billing
10 10 (0.49%) Games
11 9 (0.44%) Financial Institution
11 9 (0.44%) General Ledger
11 9 (0.44%) Publishing
12 8 (0.39%) Legal
13 7 (0.34%) Retail Banking
14 6 (0.29%) Automotive
15 5 (0.24%) Aerospace
16 3 (0.15%) Investment Banking
16 3 (0.15%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 985 (47.86%) Developer
2 347 (16.86%) Analyst
3 280 (13.61%) .NET Developer
4 218 (10.59%) Java Developer
4 218 (10.59%) Software Developer
5 198 (9.62%) C# Developer
6 153 (7.43%) Senior Developer
7 138 (6.71%) Junior
8 137 (6.66%) C# .NET Developer
9 136 (6.61%) Software Engineer
10 122 (5.93%) DBA
11 120 (5.83%) Junior Developer
12 105 (5.10%) Graduate
12 105 (5.10%) SQL Developer
13 89 (4.32%) SQL DBA
14 86 (4.18%) Graduate Developer
15 83 (4.03%) Graduate Software Developer
16 82 (3.98%) Applications Support
16 82 (3.98%) Test Analyst
17 81 (3.94%) Junior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 627 (30.47%) .NET
2 600 (29.15%) HTML
3 381 (18.51%) CSS
4 352 (17.10%) ASP.NET
5 308 (14.97%) XML
6 247 (12.00%) Spring
7 246 (11.95%) Web Services
8 234 (11.37%) jQuery
9 179 (8.70%) AngularJS
10 168 (8.16%) HTML5
11 159 (7.73%) REST
12 152 (7.39%) ASP.NET MVC
13 149 (7.24%) .NET Framework
14 125 (6.07%) SOAP
15 117 (5.69%) Hibernate
16 113 (5.49%) J2EE
17 94 (4.57%) ASP.NET Web API
18 86 (4.18%) WCF
19 85 (4.13%) Entity Framework
20 82 (3.98%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 224 (10.88%) Computer Science
2 211 (10.25%) Analytical Skills
3 141 (6.85%) Mathematics
4 67 (3.26%) Enterprise Software
5 53 (2.58%) Management Information System
6 41 (1.99%) Mobile App
7 39 (1.90%) Visualisation
8 31 (1.51%) Data Integration
9 30 (1.46%) AS400
10 29 (1.41%) User Experience
11 24 (1.17%) Data Centre
12 23 (1.12%) Digital Media
12 23 (1.12%) Internet of Things
12 23 (1.12%) Statistics
13 21 (1.02%) iPhone
13 21 (1.02%) N-Tier
13 21 (1.02%) Replication
14 18 (0.87%) Data Structures
14 18 (0.87%) Driving Licence
15 17 (0.83%) Cyber Defence
Operating Systems
1 288 (13.99%) Windows
2 252 (12.24%) Linux
3 142 (6.90%) Unix
4 108 (5.25%) Windows Server
5 77 (3.74%) Android
6 53 (2.58%) Apple iOS
7 42 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
8 40 (1.94%) Windows Server 2012
9 28 (1.36%) Windows Server 2003
10 24 (1.17%) Windows 8
11 21 (1.02%) Windows XP
12 20 (0.97%) AIX
13 17 (0.83%) Windows Phone
14 14 (0.68%) OS/400
15 13 (0.63%) Windows 7
16 10 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 9 (0.44%) Solaris
17 9 (0.44%) Windows 10
18 8 (0.39%) Embedded Linux
19 7 (0.34%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 720 (34.99%) Agile Software Development
2 328 (15.94%) MVC
3 281 (13.65%) SDLC
4 266 (12.93%) OO
5 254 (12.34%) Scrum
6 245 (11.90%) Software Engineering
7 233 (11.32%) Business Intelligence
8 177 (8.60%) Web Development
9 164 (7.97%) TDD
10 147 (7.14%) ITIL
11 135 (6.56%) Continuous Integration
12 120 (5.83%) Mentoring
13 106 (5.15%) ETL
13 106 (5.15%) Unit Testing
14 101 (4.91%) ERP
15 99 (4.81%) Analytics
16 84 (4.08%) Automated Testing
17 82 (3.98%) BDD
18 78 (3.79%) E-Commerce
18 78 (3.79%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 666 (32.36%) C#
2 645 (31.34%) Java
3 613 (29.79%) JavaScript
4 283 (13.75%) T-SQL
5 231 (11.22%) C++
6 140 (6.80%) PL/SQL
7 131 (6.37%) Python
8 114 (5.54%) PHP
9 73 (3.55%) C
10 72 (3.50%) VB.NET
11 61 (2.96%) PowerShell
12 53 (2.58%) VB
13 52 (2.53%) VBA
14 42 (2.04%) Ruby
14 42 (2.04%) Shell Script
15 39 (1.90%) RPG
16 32 (1.55%) Bash Shell
17 31 (1.51%) Perl
18 29 (1.41%) Delphi
19 28 (1.36%) R
Qualifications
1 289 (14.04%) Degree
2 216 (10.50%) Security Cleared
3 128 (6.22%) SC Cleared
4 85 (4.13%) DV Cleared
5 82 (3.98%) ISEB
6 72 (3.50%) ISTQB
7 52 (2.53%) Microsoft Certification
8 28 (1.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 28 (1.36%) MCSA
9 19 (0.92%) CCNA
9 19 (0.92%) Cisco Certification
10 18 (0.87%) MCSE
11 17 (0.83%) PhD
12 15 (0.73%) CEH
12 15 (0.73%) CISSP
13 12 (0.58%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 9 (0.44%) BPSS Clearance
14 9 (0.44%) PMI Certification
15 8 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
16 7 (0.34%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (3.11%) QA
2 35 (1.70%) ISO 9001
3 31 (1.51%) ISO 14001
4 29 (1.41%) SLA
5 8 (0.39%) Data Quality
6 7 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.15%) SDET
8 2 (0.097%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.049%) FATCA
9 1 (0.049%) GPG13
System Software
1 89 (4.32%) Active Directory
2 47 (2.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (1.55%) Hyper-V
4 24 (1.17%) vSphere
5 22 (1.07%) Firmware
6 21 (1.02%) Docker
7 18 (0.87%) Oracle RAC
8 16 (0.78%) Xen
9 14 (0.68%) XenServer
10 8 (0.39%) Virtual Machines
11 6 (0.29%) Snort
11 6 (0.29%) Virtual Servers
12 4 (0.19%) KVM
12 4 (0.19%) Samba
13 3 (0.15%) MetaFrame
13 3 (0.15%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 3 (0.15%) Terminal Server
14 2 (0.097%) NFS
14 2 (0.097%) Terminal Services
14 2 (0.097%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 31 (1.51%) Nagios
2 28 (1.36%) Opscode Chef
3 24 (1.17%) Puppet
4 16 (0.78%) Tivoli
5 12 (0.58%) Cobbler
6 11 (0.53%) NetBackup
7 9 (0.44%) Ansible
7 9 (0.44%) HP Quality Center
7 9 (0.44%) Salt
7 9 (0.44%) SCCM
8 8 (0.39%) Terraform
9 7 (0.34%) SCOM
10 6 (0.29%) Oracle RMAN
11 5 (0.24%) Perfmon
12 4 (0.19%) Grafana
12 4 (0.19%) Graphite
12 4 (0.19%) Microsoft Clustering
12 4 (0.19%) OpenView
12 4 (0.19%) SCVMM
12 4 (0.19%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 395 (19.19%) Oracle
2 370 (17.98%) Microsoft
3 115 (5.59%) SAP
4 80 (3.89%) VMware
5 50 (2.43%) HP
5 50 (2.43%) IBM
6 41 (1.99%) Cisco
7 24 (1.17%) Tableau
8 23 (1.12%) Red Hat
9 16 (0.78%) Google
9 16 (0.78%) Veeam
10 15 (0.73%) Atlassian
10 15 (0.73%) IFS
11 14 (0.68%) NetApp
11 14 (0.68%) Xamarin
12 13 (0.63%) Sage
13 12 (0.58%) EnterpriseDB
14 11 (0.53%) CheckPoint
14 11 (0.53%) Cognos
14 11 (0.53%) Zend
Marlborough, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Christchurch, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £38000 - £48000 per annum + Package
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + flexible benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Talent International
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare, gym
Posted: 17 hours ago
Taunton, Somerset
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £39000 per annum + 20% pension - Flexi Time
Posted: 21 hours ago
Taunton, Somerset
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £39000 per annum + 20% pension - Flexi Time
Posted: 21 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Ascend Consulting
Salary: Up to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Christchurch, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Plymouth, Devon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £37500 per annum + pension - 25 hol
Posted: 21 hours ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 12 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
JP Morgan
Posted: 20 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Ascend Consulting
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Marlborough, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Reed Technology
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + training and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wiltshire
Resource Group
Salary: £30-35K + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Frome, Somerset
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £35 - £42 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath, Avon
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Corsham, Wiltshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £44000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
Wimborne, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Computershare Investor Services
Salary: + Progression Opportunities
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £competitive+flexi time+pension +great bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 6 days ago