The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Southampton region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 3 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 208 245 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 24.07% 27.19% 29.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 46.95% 50.10% 52.55%
Number of salaries quoted 202 241 245
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £36,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+5.47% +1.38%
Programming Languages Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
443 489 491
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 51.27% 54.27% 56.57%
Number of salaries quoted 409 465 470
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SQL
Hampshire

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 31 July 2014.

SQL Salary Histogram in Southampton

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 212 (52.74%) SQL Server
2 150 (37.31%) Windows
3 134 (33.33%) .NET
4 127 (31.59%) C#
5 114 (28.36%) Oracle
6 97 (24.13%) Microsoft
7 91 (22.64%) HTML
8 88 (21.89%) ASP.NET
9 86 (21.39%) MS Excel
10 83 (20.65%) Degree
11 80 (19.90%) JavaScript
12 67 (16.67%) CSS
13 60 (14.93%) MVC
14 59 (14.68%) Clustering
15 58 (14.43%) MySQL
16 55 (13.68%) Windows Server 2003
17 54 (13.43%) Windows Server 2008
18 52 (12.94%) Active Directory
19 51 (12.69%) Java
20 50 (12.44%) ISO 9001
21 49 (12.19%) jQuery
22 47 (11.69%) Oracle Database
22 47 (11.69%) Performance Tuning
23 46 (11.44%) Linux
24 45 (11.19%) XML
24 45 (11.19%) PL/SQL
24 45 (11.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
25 44 (10.95%) VB.NET
26 43 (10.70%) IIS
26 43 (10.70%) Kindle

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 43 (10.70%) IIS
2 37 (9.20%) Tomcat
3 21 (5.22%) SharePoint
4 19 (4.73%) MS Exchange
5 13 (3.23%) SAS
6 9 (2.24%) Oracle Application Server
7 6 (1.49%) Apache
8 5 (1.24%) Lync
9 4 (1.00%) CICS
9 4 (1.00%) Node.js
9 4 (1.00%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2010
11 2 (0.50%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.25%) WebLogic
Applications
1 86 (21.39%) MS Excel
2 10 (2.49%) MS Office
3 4 (1.00%) SPSS
4 2 (0.50%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.25%) MS Project
5 1 (0.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.50%) Oracle CRM
1 2 (0.50%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (0.50%) Agresso
1 2 (0.50%) ResourceLink
1 2 (0.50%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.25%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.25%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (8.46%) DNS
2 24 (5.97%) DHCP
3 19 (4.73%) Network Security
3 19 (4.73%) LAN
4 17 (4.23%) WAN
5 13 (3.23%) TCP/IP
6 9 (2.24%) Firewall
7 7 (1.74%) Wireless
8 5 (1.24%) VPN
9 4 (1.00%) HTTP
10 3 (0.75%) SAN
11 2 (0.50%) IPsec
11 2 (0.50%) Internet
11 2 (0.50%) SSL
11 2 (0.50%) LDAP
12 1 (0.25%) iSCSI
12 1 (0.25%) Cisco IOS
12 1 (0.25%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 212 (52.74%) SQL Server
2 58 (14.43%) MySQL
3 47 (11.69%) Oracle Database
4 45 (11.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 38 (9.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 38 (9.45%) Relational Database
6 30 (7.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 29 (7.21%) SQL Server 2008
8 28 (6.97%) RDBMS
9 27 (6.72%) OLAP
10 21 (5.22%) SQL Server 2000
11 19 (4.73%) Data Warehouse
12 18 (4.48%) QlikView
13 16 (3.98%) SQL Server 2005
14 15 (3.73%) Oracle Database 11g
14 15 (3.73%) Oracle OLAP
14 15 (3.73%) Oracle9i Database
15 13 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
15 13 (3.23%) MS Access
16 12 (2.99%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 22 (5.47%) Visual Studio
2 15 (3.73%) Subversion
3 14 (3.48%) Git (software)
4 9 (2.24%) TeamCity
4 9 (2.24%) NUnit
5 5 (1.24%) Eclipse RCP
5 5 (1.24%) JUnit
5 5 (1.24%) Eclipse
6 4 (1.00%) ChangeMan
6 4 (1.00%) JIRA
7 3 (0.75%) PHPUnit
7 3 (0.75%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (0.75%) Selenium
7 3 (0.75%) Oracle APEX
7 3 (0.75%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (0.50%) Bugzilla
8 2 (0.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 2 (0.50%) CruiseControl
8 2 (0.50%) Hudson
9 1 (0.25%) GDB
General
1 30 (7.46%) Finance
2 17 (4.23%) Retail
2 17 (4.23%) Telecoms
3 8 (1.99%) Marketing
4 5 (1.24%) Banking
4 5 (1.24%) Electronics
5 4 (1.00%) Back Office
5 4 (1.00%) Legal
6 2 (0.50%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.50%) Advertising
7 1 (0.25%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.25%) French Language
Job Titles
1 152 (37.81%) Developer
2 60 (14.93%) DBA
3 59 (14.68%) Software Developer
4 58 (14.43%) Analyst
5 42 (10.45%) .NET Developer
6 39 (9.70%) SQL DBA
7 23 (5.72%) Administrator
8 21 (5.22%) Oracle DBA
8 21 (5.22%) C# Developer
9 20 (4.98%) Web Developer
10 18 (4.48%) SQL Server DBA
10 18 (4.48%) .NET Web Developer
11 17 (4.23%) Business Developer
11 17 (4.23%) Systems Analyst
11 17 (4.23%) Senior Developer
11 17 (4.23%) Junior
12 16 (3.98%) Software Engineer
12 16 (3.98%) Support Engineer
12 16 (3.98%) Team Leader
12 16 (3.98%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 134 (33.33%) .NET
2 91 (22.64%) HTML
3 88 (21.89%) ASP.NET
4 67 (16.67%) CSS
5 49 (12.19%) jQuery
6 45 (11.19%) XML
7 37 (9.20%) LAMP
8 33 (8.21%) LINQ
9 28 (6.97%) ASP.NET MVC
10 23 (5.72%) Web Services
11 22 (5.47%) .NET Framework
12 18 (4.48%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 18 (4.48%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 12 (2.99%) XHTML
14 11 (2.74%) HTML5
14 11 (2.74%) Velocity
14 11 (2.74%) WinForms
15 10 (2.49%) SOAP
16 9 (2.24%) MFC
17 8 (1.99%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 59 (14.68%) Clustering
2 43 (10.70%) Kindle
3 26 (6.47%) Mobile App
4 19 (4.73%) Computer Science
5 13 (3.23%) Management Information System
6 11 (2.74%) Enterprise Software
7 10 (2.49%) CESG
7 10 (2.49%) Visualisation
8 8 (1.99%) Replication
9 7 (1.74%) EFT
10 6 (1.49%) EPoS
11 5 (1.24%) Open Source
12 4 (1.00%) EMV
12 4 (1.00%) VSAM
12 4 (1.00%) Data Conversion
12 4 (1.00%) Data Integration
13 3 (0.75%) GIS
14 2 (0.50%) Client/Server
14 2 (0.50%) Symmetrix DMX
15 1 (0.25%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 150 (37.31%) Windows
2 55 (13.68%) Windows Server 2003
3 54 (13.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 46 (11.44%) Linux
5 33 (8.21%) Windows 7
6 26 (6.47%) Windows 8
7 18 (4.48%) UNIX
8 17 (4.23%) AIX
9 13 (3.23%) Android
10 6 (1.49%) Windows XP
11 5 (1.24%) Solaris
12 4 (1.00%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (1.00%) Apple iOS
13 3 (0.75%) Windows 2000
13 3 (0.75%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.50%) Windows CE
15 1 (0.25%) Oracle Linux
15 1 (0.25%) HPUX
15 1 (0.25%) Tru64
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (14.93%) MVC
2 47 (11.69%) Performance Tuning
3 41 (10.20%) Software Engineering
4 39 (9.70%) Business Intelligence
5 38 (9.45%) Agile Software Development
6 30 (7.46%) ETL
7 21 (5.22%) Time Management
8 20 (4.98%) ITIL
9 19 (4.73%) Test Scripting
9 19 (4.73%) Continuous Integration
9 19 (4.73%) Database Security
10 16 (3.98%) Mobile Application Development
11 15 (3.73%) OO
12 13 (3.23%) Scrum
13 12 (2.99%) Project Management
13 12 (2.99%) Disaster Recovery
13 12 (2.99%) Web Development
13 12 (2.99%) Data Management
14 11 (2.74%) Analytics
14 11 (2.74%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 127 (31.59%) C#
2 80 (19.90%) JavaScript
3 51 (12.69%) Java
4 45 (11.19%) PL/SQL
5 44 (10.95%) VB.NET
6 39 (9.70%) T-SQL
7 35 (8.71%) PHP
8 30 (7.46%) C++
9 23 (5.72%) VB
10 19 (4.73%) Perl
11 13 (3.23%) PowerShell
11 13 (3.23%) PHP5
11 13 (3.23%) Shell Script
12 12 (2.99%) Python
13 11 (2.74%) Bash Shell
14 10 (2.49%) Korn
15 7 (1.74%) R
15 7 (1.74%) RPG
16 6 (1.49%) Ruby
17 4 (1.00%) JCL
Qualifications
1 83 (20.65%) Degree
2 39 (9.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 28 (6.97%) MCSE
4 11 (2.74%) SC Cleared
4 11 (2.74%) Security Cleared
5 10 (2.49%) CISM
5 10 (2.49%) CISSP
5 10 (2.49%) MCDBA
5 10 (2.49%) MCITP
5 10 (2.49%) CEH
6 9 (2.24%) OCP
6 9 (2.24%) Oracle Certification
7 8 (1.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 8 (1.99%) MCP
8 7 (1.74%) ISEB
9 5 (1.24%) MCSA
10 4 (1.00%) Postgraduate
11 3 (0.75%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (0.75%) CCNA
12 2 (0.50%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (12.44%) ISO 9001
2 19 (4.73%) QA
3 13 (3.23%) PCI DSS
4 6 (1.49%) SLA
5 1 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 52 (12.94%) Active Directory
2 20 (4.98%) Oracle RAC
3 18 (4.48%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (2.74%) vSphere
5 10 (2.49%) Oracle RMAN
6 9 (2.24%) XenDesktop
7 5 (1.24%) XenApp
7 5 (1.24%) XenServer
8 4 (1.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (2.74%) NetBackup
2 10 (2.49%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 5 (1.24%) Backup Exec
4 4 (1.00%) Control-M
4 4 (1.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 114 (28.36%) Oracle
2 97 (24.13%) Microsoft
3 38 (9.45%) VMware
4 22 (5.47%) Citrix
5 14 (3.48%) Business Objects
5 14 (3.48%) Cognos
6 13 (3.23%) Cisco
7 12 (2.99%) CheckPoint
8 11 (2.74%) ATG
9 10 (2.49%) Red Hat
10 5 (1.24%) Zend
10 5 (1.24%) EMC
11 4 (1.00%) Tableau
12 3 (0.75%) Xamarin
12 3 (0.75%) SAP
12 3 (0.75%) IBM
12 3 (0.75%) Pegasus
13 2 (0.50%) Intel
13 2 (0.50%) HP
13 2 (0.50%) Sage
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Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Progression Opportunities
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
ISL
Salary: £40000.00 - £47000 per annum + excellent
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + 36 days holiday and more
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £28000 - £34500 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £28000 - £34500 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £35000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
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Creative Personnel
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
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Deerfoot IT
Salary: £28000 - £34500 per annum + 36 days holiday and more
Posted: 27 days ago
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Deerfoot IT
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum + bens
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Deerfoot IT
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bonus + bens
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