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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 4 3 3
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 193 193 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 21.21% 20.98% 21.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 41.77% 44.57% 37.72%
Number of salaries quoted 168 182 164
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,525 £24,775 £26,450
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.70%
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
462 433 456
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 50.77% 47.07% 55.95%
Number of salaries quoted 398 402 435
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £51,750
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 27 April 2015.

SQL Salary Histogram in Southampton

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 27 April 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.

1 183 (47.16%) SQL Server
2 124 (31.96%) Microsoft
3 121 (31.19%) .NET
4 114 (29.38%) Windows
5 111 (28.61%) C#
6 101 (26.03%) HTML
7 97 (25.00%) JavaScript
8 93 (23.97%) MS Excel
9 82 (21.13%) T-SQL
10 76 (19.59%) CSS
11 70 (18.04%) Java
12 69 (17.78%) Oracle
12 69 (17.78%) Agile Software Development
12 69 (17.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 65 (16.75%) Finance
14 64 (16.49%) Software Engineering
15 60 (15.46%) Degree
16 56 (14.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 53 (13.66%) MVC
17 53 (13.66%) ASP.NET
18 52 (13.40%) UNIX
19 51 (13.14%) XML
20 50 (12.89%) PHP
21 47 (12.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
22 45 (11.60%) Linux
22 45 (11.60%) Active Directory
22 45 (11.60%) Scrum
23 43 (11.08%) PL/SQL
24 42 (10.82%) Data Warehouse
25 41 (10.57%) PowerShell

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 27 (6.96%) IIS
2 24 (6.19%) MS Exchange
3 15 (3.87%) Tomcat
3 15 (3.87%) SharePoint
4 11 (2.84%) Node.js
5 5 (1.29%) WordPress
5 5 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (1.03%) WebLogic
6 4 (1.03%) NetWeaver
6 4 (1.03%) Joomla!
7 3 (0.77%) Apache
7 3 (0.77%) CMS
8 2 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (0.52%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.52%) Drupal
8 2 (0.52%) Moodle
9 1 (0.26%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.26%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 93 (23.97%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.80%) MS Office
3 4 (1.03%) PowerPivot
4 3 (0.77%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.52%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.26%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 12 (3.09%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (1.29%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.77%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.77%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (0.77%) Oracle ERP
3 3 (0.77%) Agresso
3 3 (0.77%) SAP R/3
3 3 (0.77%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.52%) Infor CRM
4 2 (0.52%) Oracle Payroll
4 2 (0.52%) Magento
4 2 (0.52%) GoldMine
5 1 (0.26%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.26%) Sage 200
5 1 (0.26%) Tesseract
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.80%) Office 365
2 2 (0.52%) SaaS
2 2 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (6.70%) SAN
2 22 (5.67%) Firewall
3 19 (4.90%) DNS
4 11 (2.84%) TCP/IP
4 11 (2.84%) Broadband
5 10 (2.58%) DHCP
6 9 (2.32%) NetScaler
7 8 (2.06%) iSCSI
7 8 (2.06%) Wireshark
8 7 (1.80%) LAN
8 7 (1.80%) WAN
9 6 (1.55%) HTTP
9 6 (1.55%) CTI
10 5 (1.29%) Network Security
11 4 (1.03%) NAS
12 3 (0.77%) Radio Access Network
12 3 (0.77%) SNMP
13 2 (0.52%) VPN
13 2 (0.52%) IP Telephony
13 2 (0.52%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 183 (47.16%) SQL Server
2 69 (17.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 56 (14.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 47 (12.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 42 (10.82%) Data Warehouse
6 34 (8.76%) SQL Server 2008
7 27 (6.96%) Relational Database
8 21 (5.41%) SQL Server 2012
9 18 (4.64%) RDBMS
10 16 (4.12%) Oracle Database
11 13 (3.35%) SQL Server 2005
12 12 (3.09%) NoSQL
13 11 (2.84%) PostgreSQL
13 11 (2.84%) Oracle Reports
14 9 (2.32%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 9 (2.32%) MySQL
15 8 (2.06%) MS Access
15 8 (2.06%) DTS
16 7 (1.80%) OLAP
16 7 (1.80%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 36 (9.28%) Subversion
2 20 (5.15%) Git (software)
3 13 (3.35%) Visual Studio
3 13 (3.35%) Eclipse
4 10 (2.58%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 10 (2.58%) Bugzilla
4 10 (2.58%) RSpec
4 10 (2.58%) CruiseControl
4 10 (2.58%) Cucumber
4 10 (2.58%) Hudson
4 10 (2.58%) Jenkins
5 9 (2.32%) Grunt
5 9 (2.32%) Karma Test Runner
5 9 (2.32%) Bower
6 7 (1.80%) QuickTest Pro
7 5 (1.29%) Oracle Forms
8 4 (1.03%) Selenium
9 3 (0.77%) Moq
9 3 (0.77%) TestLink
10 2 (0.52%) Dreamweaver
General
1 65 (16.75%) Finance
2 13 (3.35%) Retail
3 11 (2.84%) Manufacturing
3 11 (2.84%) Advertising
4 7 (1.80%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.03%) Games
5 4 (1.03%) Banking
5 4 (1.03%) Electronics
6 3 (0.77%) Marketing
6 3 (0.77%) French Language
7 2 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.26%) Legal
8 1 (0.26%) German Language
8 1 (0.26%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 162 (41.75%) Developer
2 55 (14.18%) Analyst
2 55 (14.18%) DBA
3 42 (10.82%) Software Developer
4 36 (9.28%) Administrator
5 35 (9.02%) SQL DBA
6 31 (7.99%) C# Developer
7 25 (6.44%) Test Analyst
8 24 (6.19%) .NET Developer
9 23 (5.93%) Software Engineer
9 23 (5.93%) Senior Developer
10 21 (5.41%) SQL Server DBA
11 20 (5.15%) PHP Developer
12 19 (4.90%) Java Developer
12 19 (4.90%) C# .NET Developer
13 16 (4.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 16 (4.12%) Programmer
13 16 (4.12%) Graduate
13 16 (4.12%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 14 (3.61%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (31.19%) .NET
2 101 (26.03%) HTML
3 76 (19.59%) CSS
4 53 (13.66%) ASP.NET
5 51 (13.14%) XML
6 27 (6.96%) .NET Framework
7 25 (6.44%) XHTML
8 23 (5.93%) HTML5
8 23 (5.93%) CSS3
8 23 (5.93%) AngularJS
9 18 (4.64%) LAMP
10 17 (4.38%) Web Services
10 17 (4.38%) Ajax
11 15 (3.87%) Spring
11 15 (3.87%) jQuery
12 13 (3.35%) STL
13 12 (3.09%) WPF
13 12 (3.09%) ASP.NET MVC
13 12 (3.09%) KnockoutJS
14 10 (2.58%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 34 (8.76%) Clustering
2 24 (6.19%) Client/Server
3 22 (5.67%) Computer Science
4 20 (5.15%) AS400
4 20 (5.15%) iSeries
5 15 (3.87%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (3.09%) Enterprise Software
7 10 (2.58%) Algorithms
7 10 (2.58%) Management Information System
8 9 (2.32%) Open Source
9 8 (2.06%) Replication
10 6 (1.55%) Data Structures
10 6 (1.55%) Kindle
11 4 (1.03%) Mobile App
11 4 (1.03%) Mathematics
12 3 (0.77%) NHS
12 3 (0.77%) W3C
12 3 (0.77%) Smart Meter
12 3 (0.77%) Visualisation
13 2 (0.52%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 114 (29.38%) Windows
2 52 (13.40%) UNIX
3 45 (11.60%) Linux
4 21 (5.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (4.64%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (3.35%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (2.58%) Windows CE
8 9 (2.32%) Windows 8
9 8 (2.06%) Windows XP
10 3 (0.77%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.52%) Mac OS
11 2 (0.52%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.52%) Android
12 1 (0.26%) AIX
12 1 (0.26%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (17.78%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (16.49%) Software Engineering
3 53 (13.66%) MVC
4 45 (11.60%) Scrum
5 40 (10.31%) ITIL
6 39 (10.05%) OO
7 36 (9.28%) Performance Tuning
8 31 (7.99%) Project Management
9 29 (7.47%) Business Intelligence
10 24 (6.19%) Continuous Integration
11 23 (5.93%) OOP
12 22 (5.67%) Mentoring
12 22 (5.67%) Coaching
13 20 (5.15%) TDD
14 19 (4.90%) OO PHP
15 16 (4.12%) Database Mirroring
16 15 (3.87%) Service Delivery
16 15 (3.87%) PRINCE2
17 14 (3.61%) OOD
17 14 (3.61%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 111 (28.61%) C#
2 97 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 82 (21.13%) T-SQL
4 70 (18.04%) Java
5 50 (12.89%) PHP
6 43 (11.08%) PL/SQL
7 41 (10.57%) PowerShell
8 30 (7.73%) C++
9 26 (6.70%) Python
10 19 (4.90%) PHP5
11 11 (2.84%) VB
11 11 (2.84%) VB.NET
11 11 (2.84%) Perl
12 10 (2.58%) Ruby
13 6 (1.55%) Shell Script
13 6 (1.55%) VBScript
14 5 (1.29%) VBA
15 3 (0.77%) MATLAB
15 3 (0.77%) C
15 3 (0.77%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 60 (15.46%) Degree
2 28 (7.22%) ISEB
2 28 (7.22%) ISTQB
3 8 (2.06%) CCA
3 8 (2.06%) Citrix Certification
3 8 (2.06%) SC Cleared
3 8 (2.06%) Security Cleared
3 8 (2.06%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (1.80%) Oracle Certification
5 5 (1.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (1.03%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 4 (1.03%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (1.03%) MCSA
6 4 (1.03%) CCNA
6 4 (1.03%) MCITP
7 3 (0.77%) MCDBA
7 3 (0.77%) PhD
8 1 (0.26%) MCSE
8 1 (0.26%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (8.51%) QA
2 22 (5.67%) ISO 9001
2 22 (5.67%) SLA
3 8 (2.06%) PCI DSS
4 5 (1.29%) HL7
5 3 (0.77%) GAMP
5 3 (0.77%) GAAP
5 3 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 45 (11.60%) Active Directory
2 11 (2.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (2.58%) Oracle RAC
4 9 (2.32%) Hyper-V
4 9 (2.32%) XenApp
4 9 (2.32%) XenServer
4 9 (2.32%) XenDesktop
4 9 (2.32%) Terminal Services
5 8 (2.06%) VMware ESX
5 8 (2.06%) Microsoft App-V
5 8 (2.06%) vSphere
6 4 (1.03%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 3 (0.77%) Firmware
8 1 (0.26%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 18 (4.64%) HP Quality Center
2 17 (4.38%) SCOM
3 9 (2.32%) SCCM
4 8 (2.06%) EdgeSight
5 7 (1.80%) Tivoli
6 6 (1.55%) Oracle RMAN
6 6 (1.55%) Tivoli Monitoring
6 6 (1.55%) Netcool
6 6 (1.55%) Netcool/OMNIbus
6 6 (1.55%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.26%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.26%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 124 (31.96%) Microsoft
2 69 (17.78%) Oracle
3 19 (4.90%) Cisco
3 19 (4.90%) Zend
4 14 (3.61%) VMware
5 9 (2.32%) Twitter
5 9 (2.32%) Citrix
6 8 (2.06%) AppSense
7 7 (1.80%) IBM
8 6 (1.55%) Sun
8 6 (1.55%) Compuware
8 6 (1.55%) HP
8 6 (1.55%) EMC
8 6 (1.55%) CommVault
8 6 (1.55%) NetApp
8 6 (1.55%) SonicWALL
8 6 (1.55%) LANDesk
9 5 (1.29%) Telerik
10 4 (1.03%) Mitel
10 4 (1.03%) SAP
Southampton
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, 25 Days Holiday
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bupa, Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £36000 - £46000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Proteus Europe
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £46000 - £360000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £22500 - £25000 per annum + benfits & training
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton
iKonnect
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £30k to £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT
Salary: Market Rates
Posted: 17 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + pension, private medical
Posted: 17 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + 36 days holiday, pension and more
Posted: 17 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum + 36 days holiday, pension and more
Posted: 17 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bupa, Pension, 25 days holiday
Posted: 25 days ago