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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 4 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 184 257 252
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 21.65% 28.52% 29.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 44.12% 53.21% 52.50%
Number of salaries quoted 180 253 243
Average salary £31,750 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.30% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +2.73%
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
417 483 480
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 49.06% 53.61% 55.68%
Number of salaries quoted 391 464 457
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 August 2014.

SQL Salary Histogram in Southampton

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 202 (53.87%) SQL Server
2 152 (40.53%) Windows
3 122 (32.53%) .NET
4 115 (30.67%) C#
5 114 (30.40%) Oracle
6 93 (24.80%) Microsoft
7 87 (23.20%) MS Excel
8 85 (22.67%) HTML
9 84 (22.40%) Degree
10 79 (21.07%) ASP.NET
11 72 (19.20%) JavaScript
12 64 (17.07%) CSS
13 59 (15.73%) MySQL
14 57 (15.20%) Clustering
15 55 (14.67%) Windows Server 2003
15 55 (14.67%) Windows Server 2008
16 53 (14.13%) MVC
16 53 (14.13%) Java
17 51 (13.60%) ISO 9001
17 51 (13.60%) Active Directory
18 47 (12.53%) XML
18 47 (12.53%) jQuery
19 46 (12.27%) Software Engineering
19 46 (12.27%) Oracle Database
20 45 (12.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 45 (12.00%) VB.NET
21 44 (11.73%) Linux
22 43 (11.47%) Kindle
23 42 (11.20%) Performance Tuning
23 42 (11.20%) IIS

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 42 (11.20%) IIS
2 38 (10.13%) Tomcat
3 19 (5.07%) MS Exchange
4 16 (4.27%) SharePoint
5 13 (3.47%) SAS
6 7 (1.87%) Oracle Application Server
7 5 (1.33%) Apache
7 5 (1.33%) Lync
8 4 (1.07%) CICS
9 3 (0.80%) Node.js
10 2 (0.53%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2010
11 1 (0.27%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.27%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 87 (23.20%) MS Excel
2 12 (3.20%) MS Office
3 4 (1.07%) SPSS
4 2 (0.53%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.27%) MS Project
5 1 (0.27%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.27%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.53%) SAP Retail
1 2 (0.53%) ResourceLink
1 2 (0.53%) Agresso
1 2 (0.53%) Oracle CRM
1 2 (0.53%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.27%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.27%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (9.33%) DNS
2 24 (6.40%) DHCP
3 19 (5.07%) Network Security
4 13 (3.47%) LAN
5 12 (3.20%) TCP/IP
6 11 (2.93%) WAN
7 8 (2.13%) Firewall
8 7 (1.87%) Wireless
9 4 (1.07%) VPN
9 4 (1.07%) HTTP
10 3 (0.80%) SAN
11 2 (0.53%) LDAP
12 1 (0.27%) Intranet
12 1 (0.27%) IPsec
12 1 (0.27%) SSL
12 1 (0.27%) Cisco IOS
12 1 (0.27%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 202 (53.87%) SQL Server
2 59 (15.73%) MySQL
3 46 (12.27%) Oracle Database
4 45 (12.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 36 (9.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 33 (8.80%) Relational Database
7 30 (8.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 28 (7.47%) RDBMS
9 27 (7.20%) SQL Server 2008
9 27 (7.20%) OLAP
10 19 (5.07%) Data Warehouse
11 18 (4.80%) SQL Server 2000
11 18 (4.80%) QlikView
12 17 (4.53%) SQL Server 2005
13 16 (4.27%) MS Access
14 15 (4.00%) Oracle OLAP
15 14 (3.73%) Oracle Database 11g
16 13 (3.47%) Oracle9i Database
16 13 (3.47%) SQL Server 2012
17 12 (3.20%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 23 (6.13%) Visual Studio
2 15 (4.00%) Subversion
3 7 (1.87%) JUnit
3 7 (1.87%) Eclipse
3 7 (1.87%) Git (software)
3 7 (1.87%) Eclipse RCP
4 6 (1.60%) TeamCity
4 6 (1.60%) NUnit
5 5 (1.33%) JIRA
6 4 (1.07%) Hudson
6 4 (1.07%) CruiseControl
6 4 (1.07%) Selenium
6 4 (1.07%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 4 (1.07%) ChangeMan
6 4 (1.07%) Bugzilla
7 3 (0.80%) Oracle Forms
7 3 (0.80%) Oracle APEX
7 3 (0.80%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (0.53%) PHPUnit
9 1 (0.27%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 26 (6.93%) Finance
2 16 (4.27%) Telecoms
3 14 (3.73%) Retail
4 8 (2.13%) Marketing
5 5 (1.33%) Electronics
6 4 (1.07%) Banking
6 4 (1.07%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.80%) Multimedia
8 2 (0.53%) Back Office
8 2 (0.53%) Legal
9 1 (0.27%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 137 (36.53%) Developer
2 57 (15.20%) DBA
3 55 (14.67%) Analyst
4 51 (13.60%) Software Developer
5 38 (10.13%) .NET Developer
5 38 (10.13%) SQL DBA
6 23 (6.13%) Administrator
7 19 (5.07%) Web Developer
7 19 (5.07%) Oracle DBA
8 18 (4.80%) .NET Web Developer
9 17 (4.53%) Business Developer
9 17 (4.53%) Junior
9 17 (4.53%) Software Engineer
9 17 (4.53%) Senior Developer
9 17 (4.53%) SQL Server DBA
10 16 (4.27%) C# Developer
10 16 (4.27%) Junior Developer
11 14 (3.73%) Systems Analyst
12 13 (3.47%) Applications Specialist
12 13 (3.47%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 122 (32.53%) .NET
2 85 (22.67%) HTML
3 79 (21.07%) ASP.NET
4 64 (17.07%) CSS
5 47 (12.53%) XML
5 47 (12.53%) jQuery
6 33 (8.80%) LAMP
6 33 (8.80%) LINQ
7 28 (7.47%) ASP.NET MVC
8 23 (6.13%) Web Services
9 21 (5.60%) .NET Framework
10 18 (4.80%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 13 (3.47%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 13 (3.47%) HTML5
12 11 (2.93%) WinForms
13 10 (2.67%) Velocity
13 10 (2.67%) SOAP
13 10 (2.67%) MFC
14 9 (2.40%) XHTML
15 8 (2.13%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 57 (15.20%) Clustering
2 43 (11.47%) Kindle
3 22 (5.87%) Computer Science
4 20 (5.33%) Mobile App
5 13 (3.47%) Management Information System
6 10 (2.67%) Enterprise Software
6 10 (2.67%) CESG
7 9 (2.40%) Visualisation
8 8 (2.13%) Replication
9 5 (1.33%) Open Source
10 4 (1.07%) Data Conversion
10 4 (1.07%) Data Integration
10 4 (1.07%) VSAM
10 4 (1.07%) EFT
10 4 (1.07%) EPoS
10 4 (1.07%) Client/Server
11 3 (0.80%) E-Learning
12 2 (0.53%) Symmetrix DMX
12 2 (0.53%) EMV
12 2 (0.53%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 152 (40.53%) Windows
2 55 (14.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 55 (14.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 44 (11.73%) Linux
4 31 (8.27%) Windows 7
5 25 (6.67%) Windows 8
6 18 (4.80%) UNIX
7 15 (4.00%) AIX
8 13 (3.47%) Android
9 6 (1.60%) Windows XP
10 5 (1.33%) Solaris
10 5 (1.33%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (1.07%) Apple iOS
11 4 (1.07%) Windows CE
12 3 (0.80%) Windows 2000
12 3 (0.80%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.27%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (14.13%) MVC
2 46 (12.27%) Software Engineering
3 42 (11.20%) Performance Tuning
4 37 (9.87%) Business Intelligence
5 31 (8.27%) Agile Software Development
6 28 (7.47%) ETL
7 22 (5.87%) ITIL
8 21 (5.60%) Time Management
9 19 (5.07%) Test Scripting
10 18 (4.80%) Continuous Integration
10 18 (4.80%) Database Security
11 13 (3.47%) Disaster Recovery
12 12 (3.20%) Web Development
12 12 (3.20%) Data Management
13 11 (2.93%) Mobile Application Development
13 11 (2.93%) Android Development
14 10 (2.67%) Analytics
14 10 (2.67%) Ethical Hacking
14 10 (2.67%) Requirements Analysis
14 10 (2.67%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 115 (30.67%) C#
2 72 (19.20%) JavaScript
3 53 (14.13%) Java
4 45 (12.00%) VB.NET
5 40 (10.67%) PL/SQL
5 40 (10.67%) T-SQL
6 33 (8.80%) PHP
7 30 (8.00%) C++
8 23 (6.13%) VB
9 18 (4.80%) Perl
10 12 (3.20%) PowerShell
10 12 (3.20%) Python
11 11 (2.93%) Shell Script
12 9 (2.40%) PHP5
12 9 (2.40%) Bash Shell
13 8 (2.13%) Korn
14 7 (1.87%) Ruby
15 6 (1.60%) RPG
16 5 (1.33%) R
17 4 (1.07%) C
Qualifications
1 84 (22.40%) Degree
2 35 (9.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 24 (6.40%) MCSE
4 10 (2.67%) SC Cleared
4 10 (2.67%) Security Cleared
4 10 (2.67%) CEH
4 10 (2.67%) MCITP
4 10 (2.67%) CISSP
4 10 (2.67%) MCDBA
4 10 (2.67%) CISM
5 7 (1.87%) OCP
5 7 (1.87%) Oracle Certification
6 6 (1.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 5 (1.33%) MCP
7 5 (1.33%) ISEB
8 4 (1.07%) Postgraduate
9 3 (0.80%) MCSA
10 2 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 2 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.53%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (13.60%) ISO 9001
2 15 (4.00%) QA
3 13 (3.47%) PCI DSS
4 7 (1.87%) SLA
5 1 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 51 (13.60%) Active Directory
2 18 (4.80%) Oracle RAC
2 18 (4.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (2.93%) vSphere
4 9 (2.40%) XenDesktop
5 8 (2.13%) Oracle RMAN
6 5 (1.33%) Hyper-V
6 5 (1.33%) XenApp
6 5 (1.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (2.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 8 (2.13%) NetBackup
2 5 (1.33%) Backup Exec
3 4 (1.07%) Data Guard
3 4 (1.07%) Control-M
Vendors
1 114 (30.40%) Oracle
2 93 (24.80%) Microsoft
3 39 (10.40%) VMware
4 22 (5.87%) Citrix
5 13 (3.47%) Business Objects
6 12 (3.20%) Cognos
6 12 (3.20%) Cisco
6 12 (3.20%) CheckPoint
7 9 (2.40%) ATG
8 8 (2.13%) Red Hat
9 5 (1.33%) EMC
10 4 (1.07%) Tableau
10 4 (1.07%) Pegasus
11 3 (0.80%) SAP
11 3 (0.80%) Adobe
12 2 (0.53%) Northgate
12 2 (0.53%) Brocade
12 2 (0.53%) NetApp
12 2 (0.53%) Veritas
12 2 (0.53%) Sage
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + pension, bonus, training
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £31000 - £36000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £34500 per annum + 36 days holiday and more
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 16 days ago
Southampton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago