The first table below looks at the demand for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 2 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 1513 1368 1281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 24.55% 26.25% 23.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 43.06% 45.10% 40.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1301 1230 1177
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £36,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+5.47% +1.38%
Programming Languages Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3514 3033 3138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 57.02% 58.20% 56.47%
Number of salaries quoted 3031 2709 2858
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,875 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SQL
England

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 31 July 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the South West region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol 0 344 £37,500 +4.16% 82
Wiltshire +2 317 £35,000 -2.77% 45
Gloucestershire -1 261 £38,500 +18.46% 45
Dorset -1 249 £35,000 - 55
Somerset +1 224 £35,000 +7.69% 39
Devon -3 86 £36,000 +19.50% 9
Cornwall - 12 £45,000 - 5
Avon 0 1 £25,000 -33.33% 2
SQL
England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West region citing SQL also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL.

1 1017 (36.19%) SQL Server
2 981 (34.91%) .NET
3 878 (31.25%) C#
4 717 (25.52%) HTML
5 688 (24.48%) JavaScript
6 680 (24.20%) ASP.NET
7 679 (24.16%) Java
8 601 (21.39%) Oracle
9 554 (19.72%) Microsoft
10 526 (18.72%) CSS
11 510 (18.15%) Finance
12 502 (17.86%) Windows
13 482 (17.15%) XML
14 480 (17.08%) Degree
15 375 (13.35%) Agile Software Development
16 372 (13.24%) T-SQL
17 365 (12.99%) jQuery
18 353 (12.56%) OO
19 352 (12.53%) Software Engineering
20 346 (12.31%) MS Excel
21 345 (12.28%) MVC
22 343 (12.21%) Web Services
23 308 (10.96%) Spring
24 301 (10.71%) Linux
25 270 (9.61%) MySQL
26 266 (9.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
27 264 (9.40%) Business Intelligence
28 259 (9.22%) Computer Science
29 247 (8.79%) Scrum
30 235 (8.36%) SQL Server 2008

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West region citing SQL also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 152 (5.41%) SharePoint
2 134 (4.77%) WebLogic
3 125 (4.45%) IIS
4 103 (3.67%) Apache
5 84 (2.99%) WebSphere
6 63 (2.24%) SAS
7 57 (2.03%) Tomcat
8 54 (1.92%) MS Exchange
9 45 (1.60%) CMS
10 43 (1.53%) SharePoint 2010
11 26 (0.93%) Apache ServiceMix
12 24 (0.85%) SharePoint 2013
13 21 (0.75%) IBM Notes
14 18 (0.64%) BizTalk Server
14 18 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2010
15 16 (0.57%) Umbraco
15 16 (0.57%) WebSphere Application Server
15 16 (0.57%) Oracle Workflow
15 16 (0.57%) NServiceBus
16 11 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 346 (12.31%) MS Excel
2 150 (5.34%) MS Office
3 20 (0.71%) SPSS
4 14 (0.50%) MS Project
5 11 (0.39%) Photoshop
6 9 (0.32%) MS Visio
7 6 (0.21%) MS PowerPoint
8 4 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
8 4 (0.14%) Fireworks
8 4 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
8 4 (0.14%) InDesign
9 3 (0.11%) FastStats
9 3 (0.11%) Adobe Premiere
10 1 (0.036%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 62 (2.21%) Oracle EBS
2 34 (1.21%) Magento
3 29 (1.03%) Oracle EBS R12
4 26 (0.93%) Shopify
5 21 (0.75%) Oracle Cash Management
6 20 (0.71%) Dynamics AX
6 20 (0.71%) Oracle iProcurement
7 19 (0.68%) Oracle Payables
7 19 (0.68%) Oracle General Ledger
8 18 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
8 18 (0.64%) Oracle Financials
8 18 (0.64%) Oracle Applications
8 18 (0.64%) Oracle Receivables
9 15 (0.53%) Oracle Assets
10 14 (0.50%) Visualfiles
10 14 (0.50%) Oracle ERP
11 11 (0.39%) Oracle Internet Expenses
12 10 (0.36%) Google Analytics
13 9 (0.32%) Oracle CRM
14 6 (0.21%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 54 (1.92%) SaaS
2 19 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (0.57%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (0.18%) PaaS
5 4 (0.14%) Office 365
5 4 (0.14%) Basecamp
6 3 (0.11%) Force.com
6 3 (0.11%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.071%) IaaS
8 1 (0.036%) Pure360
8 1 (0.036%) Heroku
8 1 (0.036%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.036%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 97 (3.45%) SAN
2 61 (2.17%) Firewall
3 59 (2.10%) Internet
4 50 (1.78%) DHCP
5 49 (1.74%) VoIP
6 48 (1.71%) HTTP
7 46 (1.64%) TCP/IP
8 40 (1.42%) DNS
9 36 (1.28%) Intranet
9 36 (1.28%) Network Security
10 34 (1.21%) LAN
11 32 (1.14%) WAN
12 29 (1.03%) FTP
13 23 (0.82%) SMTP
14 20 (0.71%) VPN
15 17 (0.60%) PBX
16 15 (0.53%) LDAP
17 13 (0.46%) Wireshark
18 11 (0.39%) NAS
18 11 (0.39%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1017 (36.19%) SQL Server
2 270 (9.61%) MySQL
3 266 (9.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 235 (8.36%) SQL Server 2008
5 229 (8.15%) Relational Database
6 213 (7.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 150 (5.34%) Data Warehouse
8 133 (4.73%) RDBMS
9 123 (4.38%) Oracle Database
10 114 (4.06%) SQL Server 2005
11 107 (3.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 86 (3.06%) Crystal Reports
13 72 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
14 71 (2.53%) Oracle Reports
15 60 (2.14%) Oracle Database 11g
16 49 (1.74%) MS Access
17 45 (1.60%) Oracle BI EE
18 33 (1.17%) Oracle Database 10g
19 32 (1.14%) QlikView
20 29 (1.03%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 198 (7.05%) Visual Studio
2 162 (5.77%) Eclipse
3 148 (5.27%) JUnit
4 134 (4.77%) Selenium
5 122 (4.34%) Subversion
6 97 (3.45%) Ant
7 93 (3.31%) Maven
8 84 (2.99%) Team Foundation Server
9 77 (2.74%) Git (software)
10 65 (2.31%) NetBeans
10 65 (2.31%) Jenkins
11 52 (1.85%) Eclipse RCP
11 52 (1.85%) Hudson
12 49 (1.74%) JMeter
13 41 (1.46%) QuickTest Pro
14 38 (1.35%) FitNesse
15 30 (1.07%) Oracle Forms
15 30 (1.07%) Toad
16 26 (0.93%) NUnit
17 25 (0.89%) PHPUnit
General
1 510 (18.15%) Finance
2 165 (5.87%) Banking
3 142 (5.05%) Telecoms
4 133 (4.73%) Marketing
5 99 (3.52%) Retail
6 58 (2.06%) French Language
7 52 (1.85%) Manufacturing
8 43 (1.53%) Advertising
8 43 (1.53%) Legal
9 24 (0.85%) Law
10 17 (0.60%) Back Office
10 17 (0.60%) Automotive
11 14 (0.50%) Electronics
12 13 (0.46%) Games
12 13 (0.46%) Retail Banking
13 11 (0.39%) General Ledger
14 10 (0.36%) Military
15 9 (0.32%) Aerospace
15 9 (0.32%) Publishing
16 8 (0.28%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1417 (50.43%) Developer
2 469 (16.69%) Analyst
3 394 (14.02%) .NET Developer
4 291 (10.36%) C# Developer
5 259 (9.22%) Senior Developer
6 235 (8.36%) Java Developer
7 202 (7.19%) C# .NET Developer
8 190 (6.76%) Software Developer
9 168 (5.98%) Software Engineer
10 162 (5.77%) Applications Support
11 151 (5.37%) Support Analyst
12 143 (5.09%) Web Developer
13 136 (4.84%) ASP.NET Developer
14 130 (4.63%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 114 (4.06%) Junior
16 105 (3.74%) DBA
17 100 (3.56%) SQL Developer
18 97 (3.45%) Support Engineer
19 95 (3.38%) Consultant
20 92 (3.27%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 981 (34.91%) .NET
2 717 (25.52%) HTML
3 680 (24.20%) ASP.NET
4 526 (18.72%) CSS
5 482 (17.15%) XML
6 365 (12.99%) jQuery
7 343 (12.21%) Web Services
8 308 (10.96%) Spring
9 199 (7.08%) ASP.NET MVC
10 175 (6.23%) J2EE
11 164 (5.84%) .NET Framework
12 145 (5.16%) WCF
13 142 (5.05%) HTML5
14 134 (4.77%) SOAP
15 128 (4.56%) Hibernate
16 103 (3.67%) Java EE
17 90 (3.20%) Ajax
18 89 (3.17%) JSON
19 84 (2.99%) EJB
20 81 (2.88%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 259 (9.22%) Computer Science
2 127 (4.52%) Mobile App
3 99 (3.52%) Client/Server
4 83 (2.95%) Mathematics
5 79 (2.81%) N-Tier
6 69 (2.46%) Enterprise Software
7 57 (2.03%) Management Information System
8 54 (1.92%) Replication
9 44 (1.57%) Digital Media
10 39 (1.39%) iPhone
11 37 (1.32%) SWIFT
12 36 (1.28%) Inversion of Control
13 35 (1.25%) Open Source
14 29 (1.03%) Statistics
15 27 (0.96%) PKI
16 23 (0.82%) Visualisation
17 19 (0.68%) Data Extraction
18 18 (0.64%) Social Media
19 15 (0.53%) Credit Risk
19 15 (0.53%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 502 (17.86%) Windows
2 301 (10.71%) Linux
3 163 (5.80%) UNIX
4 109 (3.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 97 (3.45%) Android
6 73 (2.60%) Windows Server 2003
7 65 (2.31%) Apple iOS
8 45 (1.60%) Windows Server 2012
9 33 (1.17%) Solaris
10 32 (1.14%) Windows 7
11 26 (0.93%) Windows XP
12 25 (0.89%) HPUX
13 22 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 19 (0.68%) CentOS
14 19 (0.68%) Ubuntu
15 18 (0.64%) AIX
15 18 (0.64%) Windows 8
16 14 (0.50%) Fedora
17 9 (0.32%) Windows 2000 Server
18 6 (0.21%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 375 (13.35%) Agile Software Development
2 353 (12.56%) OO
3 352 (12.53%) Software Engineering
4 345 (12.28%) MVC
5 264 (9.40%) Business Intelligence
6 247 (8.79%) Scrum
7 227 (8.08%) Unit Testing
8 206 (7.33%) ITIL
9 168 (5.98%) Web Development
10 125 (4.45%) TDD
11 112 (3.99%) OOD
12 103 (3.67%) ETL
13 100 (3.56%) UML
14 93 (3.31%) User Acceptance Testing
15 92 (3.27%) Time Management
16 91 (3.24%) E-Commerce
17 89 (3.17%) Project Management
18 88 (3.13%) OOP
19 86 (3.06%) CRM
20 85 (3.02%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 878 (31.25%) C#
2 688 (24.48%) JavaScript
3 679 (24.16%) Java
4 372 (13.24%) T-SQL
5 232 (8.26%) PHP
6 191 (6.80%) VB.NET
7 190 (6.76%) C++
8 167 (5.94%) PL/SQL
9 143 (5.09%) VB
10 115 (4.09%) C
11 86 (3.06%) Python
12 78 (2.78%) VBA
13 76 (2.70%) Perl
14 57 (2.03%) Shell Script
15 55 (1.96%) PowerShell
16 52 (1.85%) PHP5
17 50 (1.78%) VBScript
18 44 (1.57%) Ruby
19 30 (1.07%) Objective-C
20 29 (1.03%) VB6
Qualifications
1 480 (17.08%) Degree
2 153 (5.44%) Security Cleared
3 81 (2.88%) Microsoft Certification
4 71 (2.53%) DV Cleared
5 59 (2.10%) ISEB
6 58 (2.06%) SC Cleared
7 28 (1.00%) HND
8 27 (0.96%) ISTQB
9 24 (0.85%) MCSE
10 23 (0.82%) MCTS
11 19 (0.68%) MCP
12 13 (0.46%) Cisco Certification
13 12 (0.43%) CCNA
13 12 (0.43%) MCSA
13 12 (0.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 10 (0.36%) MCPD
14 10 (0.36%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 9 (0.32%) MCITP
16 8 (0.28%) ITIL Certification
16 8 (0.28%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 128 (4.56%) QA
2 103 (3.67%) SLA
3 5 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (0.18%) COBIT
4 4 (0.14%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.11%) Basel II
5 3 (0.11%) GAMP
5 3 (0.11%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.11%) WCAG
6 2 (0.071%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.071%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.071%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 137 (4.88%) Active Directory
2 119 (4.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (1.21%) vSphere
3 34 (1.21%) Hyper-V
4 29 (1.03%) VMware ESX
5 19 (0.68%) Oracle RAC
6 15 (0.53%) Terminal Services
7 13 (0.46%) Oracle RMAN
8 6 (0.21%) XenApp
9 5 (0.18%) XenServer
9 5 (0.18%) Samba
9 5 (0.18%) Terminal Server
10 4 (0.14%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 4 (0.14%) NFS
11 3 (0.11%) VMware ESXi
11 3 (0.11%) ISA Server
11 3 (0.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 2 (0.071%) Snort
12 2 (0.071%) Xen
12 2 (0.071%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 41 (1.46%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 23 (0.82%) NetBackup
3 20 (0.71%) Nagios
4 19 (0.68%) SCCM
5 13 (0.46%) OpenView
6 12 (0.43%) Data Guard
7 11 (0.39%) CA Spectrum
7 11 (0.39%) SolarWinds Orion
7 11 (0.39%) OPNET
8 10 (0.36%) WSUS
9 9 (0.32%) Backup Exec
10 8 (0.28%) Puppet
10 8 (0.28%) HP Quality Center
11 7 (0.25%) WMI
12 5 (0.18%) Vagrant
12 5 (0.18%) Opscode Chef
12 5 (0.18%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 4 (0.14%) ARCserve
13 4 (0.14%) MOM
13 4 (0.14%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 601 (21.39%) Oracle
2 554 (19.72%) Microsoft
3 200 (7.12%) VMware
4 109 (3.88%) JBoss
5 87 (3.10%) Citrix
6 84 (2.99%) HP
7 83 (2.95%) IBM
8 78 (2.78%) Cisco
9 61 (2.17%) Zend
10 52 (1.85%) Business Objects
11 50 (1.78%) Google
12 46 (1.64%) Red Hat
13 44 (1.57%) NetApp
14 43 (1.53%) SAP
15 36 (1.28%) Cognos
16 34 (1.21%) Informatica
17 33 (1.17%) Tableau
18 28 (1.00%) BT
18 28 (1.00%) Symantec
19 25 (0.89%) Veritas
Chipping Sodbury, Gloucestershire
XIST4 IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Bens
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bristol, Somerset
XIST4 IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Good Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bristol, Somerset
XIST4 IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Bens
Posted: 10 hours ago
Chard, Somerset
XIST4 IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Bens
Posted: 10 hours ago
Chard, Somerset
XIST4 IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £45000 per annum - benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Invatech Health
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 15 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Parking
Posted: 16 hours ago
Warminster, Wiltshire
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £45,000 per annum + 9% Pension + 25 Days holiday
Posted: 17 hours ago
South West
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Dorset
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0 to £45000 per annum - Flexible Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Par, Cornwall
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000
Posted: Yesterday
South West
Intapeople
Salary: £32000 to £42000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Poole, Dorset
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + a strong benefits package
Posted: Yesterday