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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 4 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 157 222 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 18.47% 27.04% 23.01%
As % of the Programming Languages category 37.20% 54.15% 44.29%
Number of salaries quoted 155 219 184
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £24,739
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,600
% change year-on-year
- +2.45%
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
422 410 438
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 49.65% 49.94% 51.96%
Number of salaries quoted 402 398 405
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,175 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 19 September 2014.

SQL Salary Histogram in Southampton

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 (53.93%) SQL Server
2 145 (40.73%) Windows
3 116 (32.58%) Oracle
4 110 (30.90%) .NET
5 95 (26.69%) C#
6 89 (25.00%) MS Excel
6 89 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 78 (21.91%) HTML
7 78 (21.91%) Degree
8 70 (19.66%) ASP.NET
9 67 (18.82%) JavaScript
10 58 (16.29%) Java
10 58 (16.29%) MySQL
10 58 (16.29%) CSS
11 55 (15.45%) Clustering
12 53 (14.89%) Windows Server 2003
12 53 (14.89%) Windows Server 2008
13 50 (14.04%) MVC
13 50 (14.04%) ISO 9001
14 49 (13.76%) Active Directory
15 48 (13.48%) Software Engineering
16 46 (12.92%) Analytical Skills
16 46 (12.92%) T-SQL
17 45 (12.64%) Linux
18 44 (12.36%) XML
18 44 (12.36%) Kindle
19 43 (12.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 43 (12.08%) jQuery
19 43 (12.08%) VB.NET
20 42 (11.80%) Oracle Database

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 38 (10.67%) Tomcat
2 35 (9.83%) IIS
3 17 (4.78%) MS Exchange
4 13 (3.65%) SharePoint
5 8 (2.25%) SAS
6 6 (1.69%) Oracle Application Server
6 6 (1.69%) Node.js
7 4 (1.12%) Lync
7 4 (1.12%) CICS
7 4 (1.12%) Apache
8 1 (0.28%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.28%) SugarCRM
8 1 (0.28%) WebLogic
Applications
1 89 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 10 (2.81%) MS Office
3 4 (1.12%) SPSS
4 3 (0.84%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.28%) MS Project
5 1 (0.28%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.56%) Oracle 11i
1 2 (0.56%) Agresso
1 2 (0.56%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (0.56%) Oracle CRM
1 2 (0.56%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (0.56%) SAP Retail
1 2 (0.56%) ResourceLink
1 2 (0.56%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (0.56%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (0.56%) Oracle Receivables
1 2 (0.56%) Oracle Cash Management
1 2 (0.56%) Oracle Assets
1 2 (0.56%) Oracle E-Business Tax
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.28%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.28%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (9.83%) DNS
2 24 (6.74%) DHCP
3 19 (5.34%) Network Security
4 11 (3.09%) TCP/IP
5 10 (2.81%) LAN
6 8 (2.25%) WAN
7 7 (1.97%) Wireless
8 6 (1.69%) Firewall
9 4 (1.12%) HTTP
10 3 (0.84%) VPN
11 2 (0.56%) SAN
11 2 (0.56%) LDAP
12 1 (0.28%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 192 (53.93%) SQL Server
2 58 (16.29%) MySQL
3 43 (12.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 42 (11.80%) Oracle Database
5 37 (10.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 31 (8.71%) Relational Database
6 31 (8.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 30 (8.43%) SQL Server 2008
8 28 (7.87%) RDBMS
9 27 (7.58%) OLAP
10 21 (5.90%) SQL Server 2005
11 19 (5.34%) MS Access
11 19 (5.34%) Data Warehouse
12 16 (4.49%) SQL Server 2000
13 15 (4.21%) Oracle OLAP
13 15 (4.21%) QlikView
14 14 (3.93%) SQL Server 2012
15 12 (3.37%) Pentaho
16 10 (2.81%) Oracle Database 11g
17 9 (2.53%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 23 (6.46%) Visual Studio
2 22 (6.18%) Subversion
3 9 (2.53%) Eclipse
3 9 (2.53%) JUnit
3 9 (2.53%) Eclipse RCP
4 8 (2.25%) Git (software)
5 6 (1.69%) CruiseControl
5 6 (1.69%) Bugzilla
5 6 (1.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 6 (1.69%) Hudson
6 5 (1.40%) JIRA
6 5 (1.40%) Selenium
7 4 (1.12%) TeamCity
7 4 (1.12%) ChangeMan
7 4 (1.12%) NUnit
8 3 (0.84%) Oracle Forms
8 3 (0.84%) Oracle APEX
8 3 (0.84%) Bitbucket
8 3 (0.84%) Grunt
8 3 (0.84%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 26 (7.30%) Finance
2 17 (4.78%) Telecoms
3 8 (2.25%) Marketing
4 6 (1.69%) Retail
5 5 (1.40%) Manufacturing
5 5 (1.40%) Electronics
6 4 (1.12%) Banking
7 3 (0.84%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.28%) Advertising
8 1 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.28%) Legal
Job Titles
1 126 (35.39%) Developer
2 56 (15.73%) DBA
3 53 (14.89%) Analyst
4 44 (12.36%) Software Developer
5 41 (11.52%) SQL DBA
6 31 (8.71%) .NET Developer
7 23 (6.46%) Administrator
8 19 (5.34%) Web Developer
9 18 (5.06%) Senior Developer
9 18 (5.06%) Software Engineer
9 18 (5.06%) SQL Server DBA
9 18 (5.06%) .NET Web Developer
10 16 (4.49%) Business Developer
11 15 (4.21%) Java Developer
11 15 (4.21%) Oracle DBA
12 14 (3.93%) Business Manager
13 13 (3.65%) Applications Support
13 13 (3.65%) C# Developer
13 13 (3.65%) Systems Analyst
13 13 (3.65%) Applications Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (30.90%) .NET
2 78 (21.91%) HTML
3 70 (19.66%) ASP.NET
4 58 (16.29%) CSS
5 44 (12.36%) XML
6 43 (12.08%) jQuery
7 35 (9.83%) LAMP
8 29 (8.15%) LINQ
9 27 (7.58%) ASP.NET MVC
10 25 (7.02%) Web Services
11 21 (5.90%) .NET Framework
12 18 (5.06%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 12 (3.37%) SOAP
13 12 (3.37%) XHTML
14 11 (3.09%) MFC
14 11 (3.09%) WinForms
14 11 (3.09%) HTML5
15 9 (2.53%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 9 (2.53%) REST
15 9 (2.53%) SWT
Miscellaneous
1 55 (15.45%) Clustering
2 46 (12.92%) Analytical Skills
3 44 (12.36%) Kindle
4 19 (5.34%) Computer Science
5 14 (3.93%) Mobile App
6 13 (3.65%) Management Information System
7 10 (2.81%) CESG
8 9 (2.53%) Replication
8 9 (2.53%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (1.97%) Visualisation
10 6 (1.69%) Client/Server
11 5 (1.40%) Open Source
12 4 (1.12%) Data Conversion
12 4 (1.12%) Data Integration
12 4 (1.12%) VSAM
13 3 (0.84%) E-Learning
14 2 (0.56%) Symmetrix DMX
14 2 (0.56%) GIS
15 1 (0.28%) Life Science
15 1 (0.28%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 145 (40.73%) Windows
2 53 (14.89%) Windows Server 2003
2 53 (14.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 45 (12.64%) Linux
4 26 (7.30%) Windows 7
4 26 (7.30%) Windows 8
5 16 (4.49%) UNIX
6 14 (3.93%) AIX
7 8 (2.25%) Android
8 6 (1.69%) Windows CE
9 5 (1.40%) Solaris
9 5 (1.40%) Windows XP
10 4 (1.12%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (1.12%) Apple iOS
11 3 (0.84%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.28%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (14.04%) MVC
2 48 (13.48%) Software Engineering
3 38 (10.67%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (10.39%) Performance Tuning
5 33 (9.27%) Business Intelligence
6 28 (7.87%) ETL
7 25 (7.02%) ITIL
8 21 (5.90%) Mentoring
9 20 (5.62%) Continuous Integration
10 18 (5.06%) Database Security
11 17 (4.78%) Time Management
11 17 (4.78%) Test Scripting
12 15 (4.21%) ERP
12 15 (4.21%) Disaster Recovery
13 13 (3.65%) Web Development
14 12 (3.37%) Data Management
15 11 (3.09%) Project Management
16 10 (2.81%) Service Delivery
16 10 (2.81%) Risk Management
16 10 (2.81%) BPR
Programming Languages
1 95 (26.69%) C#
2 67 (18.82%) JavaScript
3 58 (16.29%) Java
4 46 (12.92%) T-SQL
5 43 (12.08%) VB.NET
6 39 (10.96%) PL/SQL
7 35 (9.83%) PHP
8 30 (8.43%) C++
9 19 (5.34%) VB
10 17 (4.78%) Perl
11 13 (3.65%) PowerShell
12 12 (3.37%) PHP5
12 12 (3.37%) Python
13 10 (2.81%) Shell Script
14 8 (2.25%) Bash Shell
15 7 (1.97%) Ruby
15 7 (1.97%) Korn
16 4 (1.12%) JCL
16 4 (1.12%) Objective-C
16 4 (1.12%) R
Qualifications
1 78 (21.91%) Degree
2 32 (8.99%) Microsoft Certification
3 21 (5.90%) MCSE
4 10 (2.81%) MCDBA
4 10 (2.81%) CISSP
4 10 (2.81%) CISM
4 10 (2.81%) CEH
4 10 (2.81%) MCITP
5 7 (1.97%) SC Cleared
5 7 (1.97%) Security Cleared
6 6 (1.69%) OCP
6 6 (1.69%) Oracle Certification
6 6 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 4 (1.12%) Postgraduate
8 3 (0.84%) MCP
8 3 (0.84%) ISEB
9 2 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.56%) MCSA
9 2 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.28%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (14.04%) ISO 9001
2 12 (3.37%) PCI DSS
3 8 (2.25%) SLA
4 5 (1.40%) QA
System Software
1 49 (13.76%) Active Directory
2 18 (5.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (3.93%) Oracle RAC
4 11 (3.09%) vSphere
5 9 (2.53%) XenDesktop
6 7 (1.97%) Oracle RMAN
7 5 (1.40%) XenApp
7 5 (1.40%) XenServer
8 3 (0.84%) Hyper-V
9 2 (0.56%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 7 (1.97%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 7 (1.97%) NetBackup
2 4 (1.12%) Backup Exec
2 4 (1.12%) Control-M
3 3 (0.84%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 116 (32.58%) Oracle
2 89 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 40 (11.24%) VMware
4 21 (5.90%) Citrix
5 13 (3.65%) Business Objects
6 12 (3.37%) Cognos
7 11 (3.09%) CheckPoint
8 10 (2.81%) Cisco
9 8 (2.25%) ATG
10 7 (1.97%) Red Hat
11 5 (1.40%) EMC
12 4 (1.12%) Pegasus
12 4 (1.12%) SAP
12 4 (1.12%) Zend
12 4 (1.12%) Tableau
13 3 (0.84%) Twitter
13 3 (0.84%) Adobe
14 2 (0.56%) IBM
14 2 (0.56%) NetApp
14 2 (0.56%) Veritas
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