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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 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 1368 1470 1361
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 20.98% 26.16% 24.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 38.32% 45.30% 42.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1197 1322 1239
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £34,359
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% +1.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,350 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,150 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
3570 3245 3228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 54.74% 57.74% 57.69%
Number of salaries quoted 3124 2931 2900
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 27 November 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 27 November 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 0 426 £35,000 -6.66% 76
Wiltshire -2 247 £37,500 +7.14% 38
Gloucestershire -3 240 £43,750 +25.00% 60
Dorset -1 210 £37,500 - 38
Somerset -4 132 £35,000 - 35
Devon -9 87 £32,500 - 10
SQL
England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 1067 (37.64%) SQL Server
2 985 (34.74%) .NET
3 870 (30.69%) C#
4 760 (26.81%) JavaScript
5 744 (26.24%) HTML
6 734 (25.89%) Oracle
7 655 (23.10%) ASP.NET
8 625 (22.05%) CSS
9 624 (22.01%) Microsoft
10 609 (21.48%) Java
11 553 (19.51%) Windows
12 515 (18.17%) Finance
13 509 (17.95%) XML
14 489 (17.25%) Agile Software Development
15 417 (14.71%) MVC
16 399 (14.07%) T-SQL
17 382 (13.47%) MS Excel
18 381 (13.44%) Degree
19 346 (12.20%) jQuery
20 333 (11.75%) Linux
21 311 (10.97%) Business Intelligence
22 293 (10.34%) Web Services
23 280 (9.88%) ITIL
24 273 (9.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
25 271 (9.56%) Software Engineering
26 262 (9.24%) Analytical Skills
27 241 (8.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
28 234 (8.25%) VB.NET
29 232 (8.18%) Relational Database
30 230 (8.11%) Scrum

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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
1 175 (6.17%) SharePoint
2 127 (4.48%) IIS
3 89 (3.14%) WebLogic
4 85 (3.00%) Apache
5 83 (2.93%) JBoss
6 71 (2.50%) Tomcat
7 70 (2.47%) MS Exchange
8 66 (2.33%) WebSphere
9 53 (1.87%) SharePoint 2010
10 52 (1.83%) CMS
11 44 (1.55%) SAS
12 31 (1.09%) SharePoint 2013
13 30 (1.06%) NetWeaver
14 26 (0.92%) BizTalk Server
15 21 (0.74%) WordPress
16 20 (0.71%) WebSphere Application Server
16 20 (0.71%) NServiceBus
16 20 (0.71%) Apache ServiceMix
17 17 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2010
18 16 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 382 (13.47%) MS Excel
2 170 (6.00%) MS Office
3 12 (0.42%) Photoshop
4 10 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
5 8 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
6 7 (0.25%) MS Project
6 7 (0.25%) MS Visio
7 6 (0.21%) Adobe Premiere
7 6 (0.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 5 (0.18%) SPSS
9 4 (0.14%) FastStats
10 1 (0.035%) PowerPivot
10 1 (0.035%) InfoPath
10 1 (0.035%) Revit
10 1 (0.035%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 43 (1.52%) Oracle Financials
2 42 (1.48%) Oracle EBS R12
3 34 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
4 31 (1.09%) Oracle EBS
5 20 (0.71%) Oracle Applications
5 20 (0.71%) Oracle General Ledger
6 16 (0.56%) Oracle Receivables
7 15 (0.53%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 15 (0.53%) SAP SD
8 13 (0.46%) Dynamics AX
8 13 (0.46%) Oracle Cash Management
9 12 (0.42%) Hyperion Planning
10 11 (0.39%) SAP Business One
10 11 (0.39%) Magento
11 10 (0.35%) Oracle Payables
12 8 (0.28%) Oracle Assets
12 8 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
12 8 (0.28%) SAP ERP
12 8 (0.28%) SAP CRM
13 7 (0.25%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 45 (1.59%) SaaS
2 32 (1.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (0.56%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (0.21%) Force.com
6 3 (0.11%) Office 365
7 2 (0.071%) PaaS
7 2 (0.071%) Heroku
7 2 (0.071%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.035%) IaaS
8 1 (0.035%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 103 (3.63%) Firewall
2 95 (3.35%) SAN
3 64 (2.26%) TCP/IP
4 62 (2.19%) DNS
5 60 (2.12%) FTP
6 54 (1.90%) DHCP
7 40 (1.41%) VPN
8 38 (1.34%) Internet
9 32 (1.13%) HTTP
10 31 (1.09%) LDAP
11 29 (1.02%) WAN
11 29 (1.02%) SMTP
12 26 (0.92%) LAN
13 24 (0.85%) SSL
14 21 (0.74%) VoIP
15 19 (0.67%) PBX
16 17 (0.60%) MPLS
16 17 (0.60%) Telnet
16 17 (0.60%) Wireshark
17 16 (0.56%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1067 (37.64%) SQL Server
2 273 (9.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 241 (8.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 232 (8.18%) Relational Database
5 228 (8.04%) MySQL
6 206 (7.27%) SQL Server 2008
7 160 (5.64%) Data Warehouse
8 115 (4.06%) Oracle Database
9 114 (4.02%) RDBMS
10 112 (3.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 104 (3.67%) SQL Server 2005
12 85 (3.00%) Oracle BI EE
13 65 (2.29%) Oracle Reports
14 63 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
15 51 (1.80%) Oracle Database 11g
16 42 (1.48%) MS Access
17 40 (1.41%) Crystal Reports
17 40 (1.41%) MongoDB
18 39 (1.38%) Oracle BI Publisher
19 36 (1.27%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 210 (7.41%) Visual Studio
2 139 (4.90%) JUnit
3 120 (4.23%) Eclipse
4 95 (3.35%) Team Foundation Server
5 84 (2.96%) Subversion
6 75 (2.65%) Maven
6 75 (2.65%) Git (software)
7 67 (2.36%) Selenium
8 64 (2.26%) Jenkins
9 50 (1.76%) NUnit
9 50 (1.76%) Oracle Forms
10 49 (1.73%) Ant
11 37 (1.31%) JIRA
11 37 (1.31%) SpecFlow
12 34 (1.20%) QuickTest Pro
13 31 (1.09%) Cucumber
13 31 (1.09%) Eclipse RCP
14 28 (0.99%) NetBeans
15 24 (0.85%) Hudson
16 23 (0.81%) JDeveloper
General
1 515 (18.17%) Finance
2 179 (6.31%) Banking
3 93 (3.28%) Telecoms
4 91 (3.21%) Advertising
5 89 (3.14%) Retail
6 83 (2.93%) Marketing
7 43 (1.52%) Manufacturing
8 36 (1.27%) Aerospace
9 34 (1.20%) Legal
10 31 (1.09%) French Language
11 24 (0.85%) General Ledger
12 22 (0.78%) Games
13 20 (0.71%) Electronics
14 19 (0.67%) Retail Banking
15 17 (0.60%) Automotive
16 14 (0.49%) Law
16 14 (0.49%) Back Office
17 11 (0.39%) Military
18 5 (0.18%) Local Government
18 5 (0.18%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1419 (50.05%) Developer
2 478 (16.86%) Analyst
3 384 (13.54%) .NET Developer
4 279 (9.84%) C# Developer
5 247 (8.71%) Java Developer
6 238 (8.40%) Senior Developer
7 183 (6.46%) C# .NET Developer
8 170 (6.00%) Software Developer
9 164 (5.78%) Applications Support
10 157 (5.54%) Support Analyst
11 141 (4.97%) Support Engineer
12 136 (4.80%) DBA
13 135 (4.76%) Software Engineer
14 130 (4.59%) Web Developer
14 130 (4.59%) SQL Developer
15 123 (4.34%) ASP.NET Developer
16 119 (4.20%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 105 (3.70%) Consultant
18 100 (3.53%) Junior
19 90 (3.17%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 985 (34.74%) .NET
2 744 (26.24%) HTML
3 655 (23.10%) ASP.NET
4 625 (22.05%) CSS
5 509 (17.95%) XML
6 346 (12.20%) jQuery
7 293 (10.34%) Web Services
8 223 (7.87%) Spring
9 214 (7.55%) ASP.NET MVC
10 211 (7.44%) .NET Framework
11 160 (5.64%) J2EE
12 150 (5.29%) WCF
13 139 (4.90%) HTML5
14 138 (4.87%) SOAP
15 136 (4.80%) JSON
16 128 (4.51%) Ajax
17 122 (4.30%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 103 (3.63%) JSP
19 100 (3.53%) Hibernate
20 90 (3.17%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 262 (9.24%) Analytical Skills
2 190 (6.70%) Computer Science
3 83 (2.93%) Mobile App
4 75 (2.65%) Management Information System
5 63 (2.22%) Client/Server
6 61 (2.15%) Mathematics
7 58 (2.05%) Replication
8 57 (2.01%) N-Tier
9 52 (1.83%) Enterprise Software
10 40 (1.41%) Clustering
11 31 (1.09%) Data Structures
12 26 (0.92%) Statistics
13 23 (0.81%) AS400
14 21 (0.74%) PKI
14 21 (0.74%) Inversion of Control
15 20 (0.71%) Visualisation
15 20 (0.71%) SWIFT
16 16 (0.56%) Open Source
17 15 (0.53%) Algorithms
17 15 (0.53%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 553 (19.51%) Windows
2 333 (11.75%) Linux
3 180 (6.35%) UNIX
4 106 (3.74%) Windows Server 2008
5 82 (2.89%) Windows Server 2003
6 60 (2.12%) Android
7 57 (2.01%) Windows Server 2012
8 49 (1.73%) Apple iOS
9 27 (0.95%) Windows 7
10 22 (0.78%) Windows 2000 Server
11 21 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 21 (0.74%) Windows 8
12 20 (0.71%) Solaris
12 20 (0.71%) Windows XP
13 19 (0.67%) AIX
14 13 (0.46%) Mac OS X
15 12 (0.42%) Ubuntu
15 12 (0.42%) Debian
16 11 (0.39%) CentOS
17 8 (0.28%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 489 (17.25%) Agile Software Development
2 417 (14.71%) MVC
3 311 (10.97%) Business Intelligence
4 280 (9.88%) ITIL
5 271 (9.56%) Software Engineering
6 230 (8.11%) Scrum
7 214 (7.55%) OO
8 165 (5.82%) ETL
9 154 (5.43%) Unit Testing
10 153 (5.40%) TDD
11 146 (5.15%) Performance Tuning
12 116 (4.09%) Project Management
13 96 (3.39%) CRM
13 96 (3.39%) Mentoring
14 94 (3.32%) Web Development
15 88 (3.10%) Problem Management
15 88 (3.10%) OOD
16 86 (3.03%) Change Management
17 82 (2.89%) Line Management
18 78 (2.75%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 870 (30.69%) C#
2 760 (26.81%) JavaScript
3 609 (21.48%) Java
4 399 (14.07%) T-SQL
5 234 (8.25%) VB.NET
6 201 (7.09%) PL/SQL
7 168 (5.93%) PHP
8 140 (4.94%) C++
9 128 (4.51%) VB
10 95 (3.35%) VBA
11 86 (3.03%) Perl
12 85 (3.00%) PowerShell
13 77 (2.72%) Python
14 62 (2.19%) C
15 55 (1.94%) Shell Script
16 50 (1.76%) VBScript
17 42 (1.48%) PHP5
18 41 (1.45%) Bash Shell
19 33 (1.16%) Ruby
20 31 (1.09%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 381 (13.44%) Degree
2 168 (5.93%) Security Cleared
3 95 (3.35%) SC Cleared
4 83 (2.93%) Microsoft Certification
5 81 (2.86%) ISEB
6 57 (2.01%) DV Cleared
7 37 (1.31%) MCP
8 26 (0.92%) ISTQB
9 25 (0.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 22 (0.78%) CCNA
10 22 (0.78%) Cisco Certification
11 21 (0.74%) MCSE
12 18 (0.63%) MCSD
13 13 (0.46%) PhD
14 10 (0.35%) HND
15 9 (0.32%) ITIL Certification
16 8 (0.28%) MCSA
16 8 (0.28%) MCPD
17 7 (0.25%) MCITP
18 6 (0.21%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 102 (3.60%) QA
2 101 (3.56%) SLA
3 8 (0.28%) COBIT
4 7 (0.25%) Data Quality
5 6 (0.21%) ISO 9001
6 4 (0.14%) ISO 14001
7 3 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.11%) Basel II
7 3 (0.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 153 (5.40%) Active Directory
2 120 (4.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 48 (1.69%) Hyper-V
4 19 (0.67%) Oracle RAC
5 15 (0.53%) Terminal Services
6 14 (0.49%) Oracle RMAN
7 11 (0.39%) Snort
8 10 (0.35%) vSphere
9 7 (0.25%) Samba
10 6 (0.21%) VMware ESX
10 6 (0.21%) Firmware
10 6 (0.21%) VMware ESXi
10 6 (0.21%) XenServer
11 4 (0.14%) Terminal Server
12 3 (0.11%) ISA Server
12 3 (0.11%) Postfix
12 3 (0.11%) XenApp
12 3 (0.11%) Kerio MailServer
13 2 (0.071%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 2 (0.071%) NFS
Systems Management
1 54 (1.90%) SCCM
2 29 (1.02%) SCOM
3 28 (0.99%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 16 (0.56%) Nagios
5 15 (0.53%) Data Guard
5 15 (0.53%) WSUS
6 10 (0.35%) Backup Exec
7 9 (0.32%) OpenView
8 8 (0.28%) Tivoli
8 8 (0.28%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 6 (0.21%) NetBackup
9 6 (0.21%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 5 (0.18%) Unicenter
10 5 (0.18%) Puppet
11 4 (0.14%) SolarWinds Orion
11 4 (0.14%) CA Spectrum
11 4 (0.14%) MOM
11 4 (0.14%) ARCserve
11 4 (0.14%) OPNET
12 3 (0.11%) Netcool
Vendors
1 734 (25.89%) Oracle
2 624 (22.01%) Microsoft
3 205 (7.23%) VMware
4 118 (4.16%) IBM
5 71 (2.50%) SAP
6 62 (2.19%) Cisco
7 58 (2.05%) Citrix
8 57 (2.01%) Informatica
9 50 (1.76%) Business Objects
10 33 (1.16%) Teradata
11 32 (1.13%) Google
12 31 (1.09%) Red Hat
12 31 (1.09%) Cognos
12 31 (1.09%) HP
13 27 (0.95%) Zend
14 23 (0.81%) NetApp
15 22 (0.78%) Hyperion
16 14 (0.49%) CheckPoint
17 13 (0.46%) Juniper
17 13 (0.46%) Adobe
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £30,000 to £70,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 60,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £30,000 to £85,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 18 hours ago
Paignton, Devon
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
Posted: 21 hours ago
Stonehouse, Gloucestershire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £38000 to £42000 per annum - Generous Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
mace systems
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 hours ago
Weymouth, Dorset
Online Media Experts - New Look
Posted: 23 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Ashdown IT
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hurn, Dorset
Experis IT
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Resource Management
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter, Devon
Ashdown IT
Salary: £26000 - £33000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum plus package
Posted: Yesterday
Malmesbury, Wiltshire
Roc Search
Salary: £35000 - £41000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday