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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 7 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 162 189 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 20.56% 20.81% 23.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 39.13% 41.81% 42.12%
Number of salaries quoted 143 177 186
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +14.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
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
414 452 463
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 52.54% 49.78% 55.32%
Number of salaries quoted 348 413 439
Average salary £36,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,150 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

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 22 May 2015.

SQL Salary Histogram in Southampton

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 192 (52.17%) SQL Server
2 117 (31.79%) Microsoft
3 116 (31.52%) .NET
4 103 (27.99%) C#
4 103 (27.99%) Windows
5 95 (25.82%) MS Excel
6 94 (25.54%) HTML
7 85 (23.10%) T-SQL
8 81 (22.01%) JavaScript
9 78 (21.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 76 (20.65%) Agile Software Development
11 74 (20.11%) Java
12 67 (18.21%) Oracle
13 66 (17.93%) Degree
14 65 (17.66%) Software Engineering
14 65 (17.66%) CSS
15 64 (17.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 58 (15.76%) Finance
17 56 (15.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 55 (14.95%) UNIX
19 52 (14.13%) XML
20 50 (13.59%) ASP.NET
21 48 (13.04%) Data Warehouse
21 48 (13.04%) Scrum
22 46 (12.50%) Linux
23 44 (11.96%) MVC
24 42 (11.41%) PHP
24 42 (11.41%) Performance Tuning
25 41 (11.14%) PL/SQL
26 38 (10.33%) Clustering

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 25 (6.79%) IIS
2 16 (4.35%) MS Exchange
2 16 (4.35%) Tomcat
3 8 (2.17%) SharePoint
4 7 (1.90%) Node.js
5 6 (1.63%) NetWeaver
6 5 (1.36%) WordPress
7 4 (1.09%) WebLogic
7 4 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (1.09%) Joomla!
8 3 (0.82%) CMS
9 2 (0.54%) Moodle
9 2 (0.54%) Drupal
9 2 (0.54%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.27%) ArcSDE
10 1 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.27%) ArcGIS
10 1 (0.27%) SAS
10 1 (0.27%) Apache
Applications
1 95 (25.82%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.36%) MS Office
3 4 (1.09%) PowerPivot
4 3 (0.82%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.54%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.27%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.27%) SPSS
6 1 (0.27%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (1.90%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (0.82%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.82%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.54%) Magento
3 2 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.27%) Infor CRM
4 1 (0.27%) Tesseract
4 1 (0.27%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.27%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.09%) Office 365
2 3 (0.82%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (7.61%) SAN
2 18 (4.89%) Firewall
3 14 (3.80%) Broadband
4 13 (3.53%) DNS
5 7 (1.90%) NetScaler
5 7 (1.90%) DHCP
5 7 (1.90%) TCP/IP
6 6 (1.63%) LAN
6 6 (1.63%) WAN
6 6 (1.63%) CTI
6 6 (1.63%) NAS
6 6 (1.63%) iSCSI
6 6 (1.63%) Wireshark
7 3 (0.82%) Network Security
7 3 (0.82%) HTTP
8 2 (0.54%) WebEx
8 2 (0.54%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.27%) IPsec
9 1 (0.27%) Internet
9 1 (0.27%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 192 (52.17%) SQL Server
2 78 (21.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 64 (17.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 56 (15.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 48 (13.04%) Data Warehouse
6 33 (8.97%) SQL Server 2008
7 28 (7.61%) Relational Database
8 22 (5.98%) SQL Server 2012
9 17 (4.62%) RDBMS
10 15 (4.08%) Oracle Database
11 13 (3.53%) MySQL
12 12 (3.26%) NoSQL
12 12 (3.26%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 11 (2.99%) SQL Server 2005
14 9 (2.45%) DTS
15 8 (2.17%) SQL Server 2000
16 7 (1.90%) OLAP
17 6 (1.63%) Crystal Reports
17 6 (1.63%) Oracle Reports
17 6 (1.63%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 26 (7.07%) Subversion
2 17 (4.62%) Eclipse
3 15 (4.08%) Git (software)
4 13 (3.53%) Visual Studio
5 10 (2.72%) Jenkins
5 10 (2.72%) RSpec
5 10 (2.72%) Cucumber
6 9 (2.45%) Bugzilla
7 8 (2.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 8 (2.17%) Hudson
7 8 (2.17%) CruiseControl
8 7 (1.90%) QuickTest Pro
9 5 (1.36%) Bower
9 5 (1.36%) Karma Test Runner
9 5 (1.36%) Grunt
10 4 (1.09%) NUnit
11 3 (0.82%) Moq
11 3 (0.82%) TeamCity
11 3 (0.82%) TestLink
11 3 (0.82%) JUnit
General
1 58 (15.76%) Finance
2 14 (3.80%) Retail
3 11 (2.99%) Advertising
4 10 (2.72%) Manufacturing
5 7 (1.90%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.36%) Games
7 4 (1.09%) Banking
8 3 (0.82%) Marketing
9 2 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.27%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.27%) German Language
10 1 (0.27%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 161 (43.75%) Developer
2 56 (15.22%) DBA
3 54 (14.67%) Analyst
4 43 (11.68%) Software Developer
5 38 (10.33%) SQL DBA
6 37 (10.05%) Administrator
7 29 (7.88%) C# Developer
8 25 (6.79%) Java Developer
8 25 (6.79%) Test Analyst
9 24 (6.52%) Senior Developer
9 24 (6.52%) SQL Server DBA
9 24 (6.52%) .NET Developer
10 20 (5.43%) Software Engineer
11 19 (5.16%) C# .NET Developer
11 19 (5.16%) Graduate
12 17 (4.62%) Graduate Developer
13 16 (4.35%) Junior
13 16 (4.35%) SQL Developer
13 16 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 16 (4.35%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (31.52%) .NET
2 94 (25.54%) HTML
3 65 (17.66%) CSS
4 52 (14.13%) XML
5 50 (13.59%) ASP.NET
6 23 (6.25%) .NET Framework
7 20 (5.43%) Spring
8 19 (5.16%) Ajax
8 19 (5.16%) Web Services
9 18 (4.89%) HTML5
9 18 (4.89%) CSS3
9 18 (4.89%) jQuery
10 16 (4.35%) AngularJS
11 15 (4.08%) XHTML
12 11 (2.99%) ASP.NET MVC
12 11 (2.99%) STL
13 10 (2.72%) Middleware
13 10 (2.72%) LAMP
14 9 (2.45%) WPF
14 9 (2.45%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 38 (10.33%) Clustering
2 25 (6.79%) Client/Server
3 24 (6.52%) Computer Science
4 20 (5.43%) AS400
4 20 (5.43%) iSeries
5 18 (4.89%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (3.80%) Enterprise Software
7 9 (2.45%) Open Source
7 9 (2.45%) Management Information System
8 8 (2.17%) Replication
8 8 (2.17%) Algorithms
9 6 (1.63%) Data Structures
10 5 (1.36%) Mathematics
11 4 (1.09%) Kindle
12 3 (0.82%) Statistics
12 3 (0.82%) Visualisation
12 3 (0.82%) Mobile App
12 3 (0.82%) NHS
13 1 (0.27%) Life Science
13 1 (0.27%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 103 (27.99%) Windows
2 55 (14.95%) UNIX
3 46 (12.50%) Linux
4 15 (4.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (3.26%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (2.17%) Windows CE
7 6 (1.63%) Windows XP
8 5 (1.36%) Android
8 5 (1.36%) Windows 8
9 4 (1.09%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.54%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.27%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.27%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (20.65%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (17.66%) Software Engineering
3 48 (13.04%) Scrum
4 44 (11.96%) MVC
5 42 (11.41%) Performance Tuning
6 37 (10.05%) ITIL
7 33 (8.97%) Project Management
8 30 (8.15%) Business Intelligence
8 30 (8.15%) OO
9 26 (7.07%) Continuous Integration
10 23 (6.25%) Coaching
11 22 (5.98%) Mentoring
12 20 (5.43%) TDD
12 20 (5.43%) Database Mirroring
13 18 (4.89%) Database Security
14 17 (4.62%) Service Delivery
15 16 (4.35%) OOP
16 15 (4.08%) PRINCE2
17 14 (3.80%) OOD
17 14 (3.80%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 103 (27.99%) C#
2 85 (23.10%) T-SQL
3 81 (22.01%) JavaScript
4 74 (20.11%) Java
5 42 (11.41%) PHP
6 41 (11.14%) PL/SQL
7 36 (9.78%) PowerShell
8 29 (7.88%) C++
9 21 (5.71%) Python
10 11 (2.99%) PHP5
10 11 (2.99%) VB.NET
11 10 (2.72%) Ruby
12 8 (2.17%) VB
12 8 (2.17%) Perl
13 6 (1.63%) Shell Script
14 5 (1.36%) VBA
15 3 (0.82%) R
15 3 (0.82%) MATLAB
15 3 (0.82%) C
16 2 (0.54%) RPG
Qualifications
1 66 (17.93%) Degree
2 28 (7.61%) ISEB
2 28 (7.61%) ISTQB
3 8 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (1.90%) SC Cleared
4 7 (1.90%) Security Cleared
4 7 (1.90%) Oracle Certification
5 6 (1.63%) CCA
5 6 (1.63%) Citrix Certification
6 5 (1.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 4 (1.09%) MCSA
7 4 (1.09%) CCNA
7 4 (1.09%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (1.09%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 4 (1.09%) MCITP
8 3 (0.82%) MCDBA
8 3 (0.82%) PhD
9 1 (0.27%) RHCE
9 1 (0.27%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (9.24%) QA
2 23 (6.25%) SLA
3 15 (4.08%) ISO 9001
4 10 (2.72%) PCI DSS
5 5 (1.36%) HL7
6 3 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.82%) GAMP
System Software
1 37 (10.05%) Active Directory
2 12 (3.26%) Oracle RAC
3 9 (2.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (1.90%) Hyper-V
4 7 (1.90%) XenApp
4 7 (1.90%) XenServer
4 7 (1.90%) XenDesktop
5 6 (1.63%) Terminal Services
5 6 (1.63%) VMware ESX
5 6 (1.63%) Microsoft App-V
5 6 (1.63%) vSphere
6 3 (0.82%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.27%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 18 (4.89%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (2.45%) SCOM
3 7 (1.90%) SCCM
4 6 (1.63%) Oracle RMAN
4 6 (1.63%) Data Guard
4 6 (1.63%) EdgeSight
5 1 (0.27%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.27%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.27%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 117 (31.79%) Microsoft
2 67 (18.21%) Oracle
3 17 (4.62%) Cisco
4 11 (2.99%) Zend
4 11 (2.99%) VMware
5 9 (2.45%) Citrix
6 6 (1.63%) Sun
6 6 (1.63%) CommVault
6 6 (1.63%) HP
6 6 (1.63%) EMC
6 6 (1.63%) NetApp
6 6 (1.63%) AppSense
7 5 (1.36%) Telerik
7 5 (1.36%) Twitter
8 3 (0.82%) SonicWALL
9 2 (0.54%) SAP
9 2 (0.54%) Adobe
9 2 (0.54%) Avaya
9 2 (0.54%) Tableau
9 2 (0.54%) Capita
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Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: Market Rates
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Salary: 50,000 - 65,000
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
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Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £22500 - £25000 per annum + benfits & training
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Salary: £25-30k per annum plus £8k training and development budget
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Salary: £16000 - £19500 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
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Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + Bonus, 25 days holiday
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + 25 days holiday, bonus scheme
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