The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 12 4 2
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL 113 168 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 16.52% 19.95% 28.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.01% 40.98% 55.20%
Number of salaries quoted 110 166 240
Average salary £37,250 £31,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.32% -2.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SQL
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Programming Languages Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
353 410 442
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 51.61% 48.69% 51.94%
Number of salaries quoted 313 389 426
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

SQL
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL across the Southampton region.

SQL Salary Trend in Southampton

SQL
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

SQL Salary Histogram in Southampton

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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.

1 137 (52.69%) SQL Server
2 93 (35.77%) Microsoft
3 90 (34.62%) .NET
4 83 (31.92%) Agile Software Development
5 76 (29.23%) Windows
6 74 (28.46%) T-SQL
6 74 (28.46%) Java
7 72 (27.69%) Degree
8 70 (26.92%) JavaScript
9 69 (26.54%) MS Excel
10 63 (24.23%) HTML
11 60 (23.08%) Software Engineering
12 54 (20.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 54 (20.77%) C#
13 52 (20.00%) Oracle
13 52 (20.00%) UNIX
14 48 (18.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 45 (17.31%) Linux
16 42 (16.15%) XML
16 42 (16.15%) CSS
16 42 (16.15%) Active Directory
17 41 (15.77%) Scrum
18 40 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 39 (15.00%) SDLC
20 38 (14.62%) Computer Science
21 34 (13.08%) Spring
21 34 (13.08%) TDD
21 34 (13.08%) SAN
21 34 (13.08%) PL/SQL
22 33 (12.69%) Data Warehouse

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 20 (7.69%) Tomcat
2 15 (5.77%) IIS
3 13 (5.00%) NetWeaver
3 13 (5.00%) MS Exchange
4 5 (1.92%) Lync
5 4 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (1.54%) CMS
6 3 (1.15%) Node.js
6 3 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (0.77%) Joomla!
7 2 (0.77%) Apache
7 2 (0.77%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.38%) SAS
Applications
1 69 (26.54%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.69%) MS Office
3 1 (0.38%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.38%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.38%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 3 (1.15%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.38%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.38%) Tesseract
2 1 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.38%) SAP Business One
2 1 (0.38%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.31%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.77%) SaaS
2 2 (0.77%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 34 (13.08%) SAN
2 20 (7.69%) DNS
3 19 (7.31%) TCP/IP
4 18 (6.92%) NAS
5 17 (6.54%) Broadband
6 14 (5.38%) LAN
6 14 (5.38%) WAN
7 13 (5.00%) DHCP
8 11 (4.23%) NetScaler
9 8 (3.08%) FCoE
9 8 (3.08%) Fibre Channel
10 5 (1.92%) CTI
10 5 (1.92%) Wi-Fi
10 5 (1.92%) WLAN
11 4 (1.54%) VPN
11 4 (1.54%) Network Security
12 3 (1.15%) iSCSI
12 3 (1.15%) Wireshark
13 2 (0.77%) WebEx
13 2 (0.77%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 137 (52.69%) SQL Server
2 54 (20.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 48 (18.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 40 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 33 (12.69%) Data Warehouse
6 24 (9.23%) Relational Database
7 16 (6.15%) SQL Server 2008
8 15 (5.77%) SQL Server 2012
9 11 (4.23%) MySQL
10 10 (3.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 9 (3.46%) RDBMS
12 6 (2.31%) PostgreSQL
12 6 (2.31%) SQL Server 2005
13 5 (1.92%) Oracle Database
13 5 (1.92%) SQL Server 2000
13 5 (1.92%) DTS
14 4 (1.54%) OLAP
14 4 (1.54%) NoSQL
15 3 (1.15%) BusinessObjects
16 2 (0.77%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 25 (9.62%) Eclipse
2 12 (4.62%) Subversion
2 12 (4.62%) Git (software)
3 8 (3.08%) Selenium
4 7 (2.69%) SoapUI
4 7 (2.69%) Visual Studio
5 6 (2.31%) TeamCity
5 6 (2.31%) NUnit
6 5 (1.92%) JUnit
6 5 (1.92%) HP UFT
7 4 (1.54%) Moq
8 2 (0.77%) WebDriver
8 2 (0.77%) JIRA
9 1 (0.38%) ERwin
9 1 (0.38%) Bugzilla
9 1 (0.38%) Log4j
9 1 (0.38%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.38%) Redmine
9 1 (0.38%) Eclipse RCP
9 1 (0.38%) Behat
General
1 28 (10.77%) Finance
2 21 (8.08%) Retail
3 4 (1.54%) Manufacturing
3 4 (1.54%) Advertising
4 3 (1.15%) Marketing
5 2 (0.77%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (0.77%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.77%) Publishing
6 1 (0.38%) Games
Job Titles
1 124 (47.69%) Developer
2 45 (17.31%) Java Developer
3 30 (11.54%) DBA
4 26 (10.00%) Analyst
5 25 (9.62%) Administrator
6 24 (9.23%) Software Developer
7 23 (8.85%) Senior Developer
8 22 (8.46%) Graduate
8 22 (8.46%) SQL DBA
9 19 (7.31%) SQL Developer
9 19 (7.31%) Graduate Developer
10 18 (6.92%) Graduate Java Developer
11 16 (6.15%) Software Engineer
12 15 (5.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 14 (5.38%) .NET Developer
14 13 (5.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
14 13 (5.00%) Infrastructure Designer
14 13 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 13 (5.00%) Technical Designer
14 13 (5.00%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (34.62%) .NET
2 63 (24.23%) HTML
3 42 (16.15%) XML
3 42 (16.15%) CSS
4 34 (13.08%) Spring
5 28 (10.77%) ASP.NET
6 22 (8.46%) jQuery
7 21 (8.08%) Web Services
8 20 (7.69%) Ajax
9 14 (5.38%) .NET Framework
10 12 (4.62%) FIX Protocol
10 12 (4.62%) ASP.NET MVC
11 11 (4.23%) AngularJS
12 10 (3.85%) HTML5
13 7 (2.69%) Entity Framework
13 7 (2.69%) CSS3
13 7 (2.69%) XHTML
13 7 (2.69%) COM
13 7 (2.69%) SOAP
14 6 (2.31%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 38 (14.62%) Computer Science
2 27 (10.38%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (7.69%) Clustering
4 18 (6.92%) Client/Server
5 17 (6.54%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (1.54%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.54%) Replication
6 4 (1.54%) Mathematics
7 3 (1.15%) User Experience
7 3 (1.15%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.15%) Data Centre
8 2 (0.77%) Visualisation
8 2 (0.77%) Social Media
8 2 (0.77%) Smartphone
8 2 (0.77%) Statistics
8 2 (0.77%) NHS
9 1 (0.38%) AS400
9 1 (0.38%) Social Network
9 1 (0.38%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.38%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 76 (29.23%) Windows
2 52 (20.00%) UNIX
3 45 (17.31%) Linux
4 16 (6.15%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (5.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (1.92%) Android
7 4 (1.54%) Mac OS
7 4 (1.54%) Windows 7
7 4 (1.54%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (1.15%) Windows XP
8 3 (1.15%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.77%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.77%) CentOS
10 1 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (31.92%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (23.08%) Software Engineering
3 41 (15.77%) Scrum
4 39 (15.00%) SDLC
5 34 (13.08%) TDD
6 28 (10.77%) Performance Tuning
7 26 (10.00%) BDD
8 25 (9.62%) MVC
8 25 (9.62%) Project Management
9 22 (8.46%) ITIL
10 19 (7.31%) Software Testing
11 18 (6.92%) Unit Testing
11 18 (6.92%) Test Scripting
11 18 (6.92%) Business Intelligence
12 15 (5.77%) Service Delivery
13 14 (5.38%) E-Commerce
14 13 (5.00%) OO
14 13 (5.00%) Service Management
14 13 (5.00%) Identity Management
15 12 (4.62%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 74 (28.46%) Java
1 74 (28.46%) T-SQL
2 70 (26.92%) JavaScript
3 54 (20.77%) C#
4 34 (13.08%) PL/SQL
5 30 (11.54%) PHP
6 24 (9.23%) PowerShell
7 14 (5.38%) VB.NET
8 13 (5.00%) C++
9 8 (3.08%) VBScript
10 6 (2.31%) VB
10 6 (2.31%) Python
10 6 (2.31%) PHP5
11 3 (1.15%) VBA
12 2 (0.77%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.77%) Perl
12 2 (0.77%) C
13 1 (0.38%) RPG
13 1 (0.38%) R
Qualifications
1 72 (27.69%) Degree
2 13 (5.00%) ISTQB
3 12 (4.62%) ISEB
4 9 (3.46%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (3.46%) MCSE
5 8 (3.08%) VCP4
5 8 (3.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 6 (2.31%) Security Cleared
7 4 (1.54%) SC Cleared
8 3 (1.15%) CCA
8 3 (1.15%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (0.77%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 1 (0.38%) MCITP
10 1 (0.38%) Oracle Certification
10 1 (0.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.38%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (8.46%) QA
2 7 (2.69%) SLA
3 6 (2.31%) PCI DSS
4 3 (1.15%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.38%) WCAG
5 1 (0.38%) HL7
System Software
1 42 (16.15%) Active Directory
2 23 (8.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (7.69%) vSphere
4 17 (6.54%) XenApp
5 14 (5.38%) Oracle RAC
6 8 (3.08%) XenDesktop
7 7 (2.69%) Terminal Services
8 4 (1.54%) Hyper-V
9 3 (1.15%) XenServer
9 3 (1.15%) VMware ESX
9 3 (1.15%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 14 (5.38%) SCOM
2 12 (4.62%) SCCM
3 8 (3.08%) vMotion
4 3 (1.15%) EdgeSight
5 2 (0.77%) cPanel
6 1 (0.38%) Oracle ZFS
6 1 (0.38%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.38%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.38%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 93 (35.77%) Microsoft
2 52 (20.00%) Oracle
3 27 (10.38%) VMware
4 25 (9.62%) Citrix
5 20 (7.69%) Cisco
6 11 (4.23%) HP
7 8 (3.08%) 3PAR
8 6 (2.31%) Zend
9 5 (1.92%) Telerik
10 4 (1.54%) SAP
10 4 (1.54%) Google
11 3 (1.15%) AppSense
12 2 (0.77%) Capita
12 2 (0.77%) Dell
12 2 (0.77%) CheckPoint
12 2 (0.77%) Twitter
13 1 (0.38%) Tableau
13 1 (0.38%) Facebook
13 1 (0.38%) EMC
13 1 (0.38%) Cognos
Southampton, Hampshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £42k plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Burnham Resources
Salary: From £18,000 to £23,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £20k - 24k per year + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Amicus ITS
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum Dependant on Experience & Accreditat
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Urban Truant
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum for the right candidate
Posted: 10 days ago
Southampton
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £62000 - £72000 per annum + bonus + car allowance
Posted: 10 days ago
Southampton, Parkway , Hampshire
PS Computer
Salary: £38k + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Southampton, Parkway , Hampshire
PS Computer
Salary: £28k - £35k + bens
Posted: 17 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Southampton
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 23 days ago
Southampton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £26000.00 per annum + Pension, Bonus
Posted: 24 days ago