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

3 months to
25 Sep 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 1144 1282 1414
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 20.49% 21.54% 22.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 37.24% 38.50% 41.49%
Number of salaries quoted 980 1105 1229
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
3072 3330 3408
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 55.01% 55.94% 55.20%
Number of salaries quoted 2616 2892 2949
Median salary £41,500 £39,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.41% +6.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 0 375 £40,000 +6.66% 44
Gloucestershire -8 181 £42,500 +6.25% 25
Somerset -2 162 £41,275 +17.92% 17
Dorset -5 135 £37,500 -1.31% 29
Wiltshire -7 129 £40,000 +6.66% 13
Devon +7 99 £40,000 +14.28% 17
Cornwall -4 33 £50,000 +53.84% 1
Avon - 1 £31,000 -
SQL
England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 September 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.

1 811 (35.57%) SQL Server
2 760 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 747 (32.76%) .NET
4 717 (31.45%) C#
5 700 (30.70%) JavaScript
6 663 (29.08%) HTML
7 614 (26.93%) Java
8 505 (22.15%) Microsoft
9 463 (20.31%) Finance
10 458 (20.09%) CSS
11 449 (19.69%) ASP.NET
12 445 (19.52%) Oracle
13 376 (16.49%) Windows
14 373 (16.36%) MVC
15 371 (16.27%) Degree
16 359 (15.75%) T-SQL
17 291 (12.76%) Business Intelligence
18 279 (12.24%) Linux
19 277 (12.15%) Scrum
20 266 (11.67%) Web Services
21 256 (11.23%) XML
21 256 (11.23%) Software Engineering
22 240 (10.53%) AngularJS
23 238 (10.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
24 237 (10.39%) Spring
25 235 (10.31%) jQuery
26 234 (10.26%) MS Excel
26 234 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
27 225 (9.87%) Security Cleared
28 220 (9.65%) NoSQL

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
1 127 (5.57%) IIS
2 125 (5.48%) SharePoint
3 108 (4.74%) JBoss
4 101 (4.43%) Tomcat
5 92 (4.04%) Apache
6 88 (3.86%) WebSphere
7 81 (3.55%) SAS
8 79 (3.46%) WebLogic
9 76 (3.33%) MS Exchange
10 63 (2.76%) Apache Spark
11 43 (1.89%) CMS
12 40 (1.75%) Apache Pig
13 35 (1.54%) Umbraco
14 28 (1.23%) WebSphere Application Server
15 21 (0.92%) Joomla!
16 19 (0.83%) Sitecore CMS
16 19 (0.83%) Skype for Business
17 18 (0.79%) Confluence
17 18 (0.79%) OpenStack
18 17 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 234 (10.26%) MS Excel
2 79 (3.46%) MS Office
3 36 (1.58%) SPSS
4 16 (0.70%) MS PowerPoint
5 12 (0.53%) MS Visio
6 11 (0.48%) MS Project
7 9 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 2 (0.088%) DOC1
9 2 (0.088%) HipChat
9 2 (0.088%) InfoPath
9 2 (0.088%) Photoshop
9 2 (0.088%) PrintSoft PReS
10 1 (0.044%) Gliffy
10 1 (0.044%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 49 (2.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 27 (1.18%) Magento
3 20 (0.88%) Oracle EBS
4 18 (0.79%) Oracle Applications
4 18 (0.79%) SAP Business One
5 17 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
5 17 (0.75%) Oracle Payables
5 17 (0.75%) Oracle Receivables
6 16 (0.70%) Dynamics AX
7 14 (0.61%) Oracle ASCP
8 11 (0.48%) Infor CRM
8 11 (0.48%) WebTrends
9 10 (0.44%) Oracle SCM
10 8 (0.35%) Maximo
10 8 (0.35%) Oracle EBS R12
11 7 (0.31%) Dynamics NAV
11 7 (0.31%) Oracle Financials
12 6 (0.26%) Academy Housing
13 5 (0.22%) Oracle Utilities
14 4 (0.18%) Orchard Housing
Cloud Services
1 151 (6.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 86 (3.77%) Amazon AWS
3 43 (1.89%) GitHub
4 28 (1.23%) SaaS
5 25 (1.10%) Amazon EC2
5 25 (1.10%) PaaS
6 24 (1.05%) IaaS
7 19 (0.83%) Office 365
8 6 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
8 6 (0.26%) Google Analytics
8 6 (0.26%) Google Apps
9 5 (0.22%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 5 (0.22%) Azure Machine Learning
10 4 (0.18%) Google Cloud Platform
11 3 (0.13%) AtomSphere
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 (0.088%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 105 (4.61%) Firewall
2 95 (4.17%) DNS
3 74 (3.25%) Internet
4 72 (3.16%) TCP/IP
5 48 (2.11%) VPN
6 40 (1.75%) SAN
7 39 (1.71%) SMTP
8 37 (1.62%) VoIP
9 33 (1.45%) HTTP
10 31 (1.36%) FTP
11 30 (1.32%) Cisco ASA
12 29 (1.27%) Intranet
12 29 (1.27%) WAN
13 27 (1.18%) NetScreen
14 26 (1.14%) Broadband
14 26 (1.14%) DHCP
15 21 (0.92%) MPLS
16 19 (0.83%) SSL
17 16 (0.70%) Network Security
18 15 (0.66%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 811 (35.57%) SQL Server
2 238 (10.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 220 (9.65%) NoSQL
4 211 (9.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 193 (8.46%) MySQL
6 159 (6.97%) MongoDB
7 152 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
8 135 (5.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 125 (5.48%) Relational Database
10 105 (4.61%) Big Data
11 99 (4.34%) SQL Server 2008
12 92 (4.04%) Hadoop
13 70 (3.07%) SQL Server 2012
14 68 (2.98%) RDBMS
15 62 (2.72%) Crystal Reports
16 56 (2.46%) Oracle Database
16 56 (2.46%) SQL Server 2014
17 47 (2.06%) BusinessObjects
17 47 (2.06%) Data Mining
18 46 (2.02%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 162 (7.11%) Git (software)
2 141 (6.18%) Team Foundation Server
3 139 (6.10%) Visual Studio
4 129 (5.66%) JUnit
5 114 (5.00%) Selenium
6 108 (4.74%) Jenkins
7 106 (4.65%) JIRA
8 105 (4.61%) Maven
9 90 (3.95%) Eclipse
10 85 (3.73%) Subversion
11 58 (2.54%) Cucumber
12 56 (2.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 55 (2.41%) TeamCity
14 38 (1.67%) IntelliJ
15 36 (1.58%) Oracle Forms
16 32 (1.40%) NUnit
17 30 (1.32%) Ant
18 28 (1.23%) Bitbucket
18 28 (1.23%) NuGet
19 27 (1.18%) WebDriver
General
1 463 (20.31%) Finance
2 158 (6.93%) Telecoms
3 98 (4.30%) Marketing
4 97 (4.25%) Manufacturing
5 68 (2.98%) Banking
6 66 (2.89%) Retail
7 58 (2.54%) Electronics
8 35 (1.54%) Back Office
9 29 (1.27%) Advertising
10 19 (0.83%) Publishing
11 16 (0.70%) Games
11 16 (0.70%) Legal
12 15 (0.66%) Aerospace
13 13 (0.57%) Automotive
14 10 (0.44%) Billing
15 8 (0.35%) Investment Banking
16 6 (0.26%) Financial Institution
16 6 (0.26%) General Ledger
16 6 (0.26%) Law
17 5 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1091 (47.85%) Developer
2 383 (16.80%) Analyst
3 317 (13.90%) .NET Developer
4 264 (11.58%) C# Developer
5 247 (10.83%) Java Developer
6 188 (8.25%) Senior Developer
7 186 (8.16%) C# .NET Developer
8 158 (6.93%) Software Developer
9 129 (5.66%) DBA
10 125 (5.48%) SQL Developer
11 111 (4.87%) Software Engineer
12 108 (4.74%) Data Analyst
13 98 (4.30%) SQL DBA
14 95 (4.17%) Applications Support
15 88 (3.86%) Web Developer
16 84 (3.68%) Junior
17 83 (3.64%) Support Analyst
18 76 (3.33%) ASP.NET Developer
19 75 (3.29%) Business Intelligence Developer
20 74 (3.25%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 747 (32.76%) .NET
2 663 (29.08%) HTML
3 458 (20.09%) CSS
4 449 (19.69%) ASP.NET
5 266 (11.67%) Web Services
6 256 (11.23%) XML
7 240 (10.53%) AngularJS
8 237 (10.39%) Spring
9 235 (10.31%) jQuery
10 181 (7.94%) .NET Framework
11 176 (7.72%) ASP.NET MVC
12 154 (6.75%) HTML5
13 143 (6.27%) Hibernate
14 121 (5.31%) REST
15 110 (4.82%) ASP.NET Web API
16 105 (4.61%) SOAP
17 97 (4.25%) J2EE
18 93 (4.08%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 90 (3.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 83 (3.64%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 234 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
2 168 (7.37%) Computer Science
3 90 (3.95%) Management Information System
4 78 (3.42%) Visualisation
5 51 (2.24%) Digital Media
5 51 (2.24%) Mathematics
6 47 (2.06%) Enterprise Software
7 44 (1.93%) User Experience
8 42 (1.84%) Data Centre
9 31 (1.36%) iPhone
10 25 (1.10%) Cybercrime
10 25 (1.10%) Statistics
11 24 (1.05%) Client/Server
11 24 (1.05%) Data Structures
12 20 (0.88%) Data Integration
12 20 (0.88%) Mobile App
12 20 (0.88%) NHS
13 19 (0.83%) Driving Licence
13 19 (0.83%) iPad
13 19 (0.83%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 376 (16.49%) Windows
2 279 (12.24%) Linux
3 145 (6.36%) Windows Server
4 144 (6.32%) Unix
5 75 (3.29%) Android
6 55 (2.41%) Windows Server 2012
7 48 (2.11%) Windows Server 2003
7 48 (2.11%) Windows Server 2008
8 45 (1.97%) Apple iOS
9 37 (1.62%) Windows 7
10 25 (1.10%) Windows Phone
11 22 (0.96%) Windows 8
12 19 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 19 (0.83%) Windows 10
13 13 (0.57%) CentOS
14 9 (0.39%) AIX
14 9 (0.39%) Ubuntu
15 7 (0.31%) Windows XP
16 4 (0.18%) Fedora
16 4 (0.18%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 760 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 373 (16.36%) MVC
3 291 (12.76%) Business Intelligence
4 277 (12.15%) Scrum
5 256 (11.23%) Software Engineering
6 213 (9.34%) Web Development
7 208 (9.12%) ITIL
8 206 (9.04%) SDLC
9 205 (8.99%) TDD
10 178 (7.81%) OO
11 150 (6.58%) Continuous Integration
12 139 (6.10%) ETL
13 128 (5.61%) Analytics
13 128 (5.61%) Project Management
14 124 (5.44%) Mentoring
15 119 (5.22%) Automated Testing
16 107 (4.69%) DevOps
17 106 (4.65%) ERP
18 104 (4.56%) Unit Testing
19 102 (4.47%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 717 (31.45%) C#
2 700 (30.70%) JavaScript
3 614 (26.93%) Java
4 359 (15.75%) T-SQL
5 196 (8.60%) C++
6 169 (7.41%) Python
7 152 (6.67%) PL/SQL
8 136 (5.96%) PHP
9 118 (5.18%) PowerShell
10 86 (3.77%) VB.NET
11 73 (3.20%) C
12 72 (3.16%) R
13 66 (2.89%) VB
14 54 (2.37%) Scala
15 44 (1.93%) Shell Script
16 42 (1.84%) Bash Shell
16 42 (1.84%) Ruby
17 41 (1.80%) TypeScript
18 39 (1.71%) VBA
19 37 (1.62%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 371 (16.27%) Degree
2 225 (9.87%) Security Cleared
3 113 (4.96%) SC Cleared
4 111 (4.87%) DV Cleared
5 82 (3.60%) ISEB
6 76 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 69 (3.03%) ISTQB
8 33 (1.45%) PhD
9 32 (1.40%) MCSA
10 23 (1.01%) MCP
11 21 (0.92%) MCSE
12 20 (0.88%) CCNA
12 20 (0.88%) Cisco Certification
13 17 (0.75%) AAT
13 17 (0.75%) PMI Certification
14 15 (0.66%) CISSP
14 15 (0.66%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 14 (0.61%) PMP
16 13 (0.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 12 (0.53%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (2.85%) QA
2 60 (2.63%) SLA
3 21 (0.92%) Data Quality
4 10 (0.44%) ISO 14001
4 10 (0.44%) ISO 9001
5 8 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 7 (0.31%) SDET
7 3 (0.13%) ISO15022
7 3 (0.13%) ISO20022
7 3 (0.13%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.044%) HL7
System Software
1 143 (6.27%) Active Directory
2 101 (4.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 46 (2.02%) Hyper-V
4 25 (1.10%) vSphere
5 22 (0.96%) Virtual Machines
6 19 (0.83%) Xen
7 18 (0.79%) Docker
8 17 (0.75%) XenServer
9 11 (0.48%) Firmware
10 9 (0.39%) Virtual Servers
11 7 (0.31%) Oracle RAC
12 6 (0.26%) VMware ESXi
13 5 (0.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 4 (0.18%) KVM
14 4 (0.18%) Microsoft App-V
14 4 (0.18%) VMware ESX
15 3 (0.13%) Apache Flume
15 3 (0.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
15 3 (0.13%) EMC RecoverPoint
15 3 (0.13%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 31 (1.36%) Puppet
2 29 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
3 19 (0.83%) Nagios
4 18 (0.79%) SCCM
4 18 (0.79%) SCOM
5 17 (0.75%) Tivoli
6 15 (0.66%) Cobbler
7 13 (0.57%) SCVMM
8 12 (0.53%) Ansible
8 12 (0.53%) Salt
9 11 (0.48%) Terraform
10 10 (0.44%) NetBackup
11 7 (0.31%) Foglight
12 4 (0.18%) AirWatch
12 4 (0.18%) Backup Exec
12 4 (0.18%) Forefront Identity Manager
12 4 (0.18%) Kibana
12 4 (0.18%) Oracle RMAN
13 3 (0.13%) logstash
13 3 (0.13%) SnapMirror
Vendors
1 505 (22.15%) Microsoft
2 445 (19.52%) Oracle
3 131 (5.75%) VMware
4 116 (5.09%) SAP
5 84 (3.68%) Cisco
6 59 (2.59%) IBM
7 55 (2.41%) HP
8 44 (1.93%) Tableau
9 42 (1.84%) CheckPoint
10 38 (1.67%) Red Hat
11 32 (1.40%) NetApp
12 30 (1.32%) EMC
13 29 (1.27%) Google
14 28 (1.23%) Citrix
15 25 (1.10%) Informatica
16 20 (0.88%) Juniper
17 19 (0.83%) Sitecore
18 17 (0.75%) Adobe
18 17 (0.75%) Atlassian
18 17 (0.75%) Dell
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
Fuse
Posted: 2 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cullompton, Devon
Acorn
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + pension etc
Posted: 2 days ago
Wimborne, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £58000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £34000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Fuse
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
ISL
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + Pension & Healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
Reed Technology
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Stonehouse, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 55,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Heat Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
4Com Plc
Salary: +Audi A1*
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago