Period
to 16 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset with a requirement for SQL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQL over the 6 months to 16 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
South West > Dorset
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 10 6 10
Rank change year-on-year -4 +4 -4
Permanent jobs citing SQL 330 202 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 23.52% 23.35% 17.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.64% 36.73% 28.99%
Number of salaries quoted 325 191 149
Dorset median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £22,750 £24,800
90th Percentile £57,500 £47,500 £47,500
South West median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.56% -2.50% +11.11%

SQL is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Dorset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 926 550 645
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 66.00% 63.58% 59.50%
Number of salaries quoted 862 502 549
Dorset median annual salary £40,000 £39,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.63% +6.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £28,025 £25,300 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £50,000 £55,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

Job postings citing SQL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Dorset.

Job vacancy trend for SQL in Dorset

SQL
Salary Trend in Dorset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL in Dorset.

Salary trend for SQL in Dorset

SQL
Salary Histogram in Dorset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL in Dorset over the 6 months to 16 August 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL in Dorset

SQL
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the Dorset region over the 6 months to 16 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Poole 0 165 £33,425 -10.87% 22
Bournemouth -5 133 £40,000 +1.27% 15
Dorchester -6 11 £55,000 +100.00% 9
Wimborne -6 6 £45,000 +5.88%
Weymouth +1 2 £30,000 +25.00%
Ferndown -6 2 £42,500 +102.38% 1
Blandford Forum - 1 £34,000 -
SQL
South West

For the 6 months to 16 August 2018, IT jobs citing SQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Dorset region with a requirement for SQL.

1 204 (61.82%) C#
2 201 (60.91%) .NET
3 147 (44.55%) ASP.NET
4 138 (41.82%) JavaScript
5 127 (38.48%) Agile Software Development
6 125 (37.88%) MVC
7 110 (33.33%) SQL Server
7 110 (33.33%) Microsoft
8 90 (27.27%) HTML
9 83 (25.15%) TDD
10 82 (24.85%) CSS
11 77 (23.33%) ASP.NET Web API
12 75 (22.73%) ASP.NET MVC
13 73 (22.12%) jQuery
14 71 (21.52%) Microsoft Azure
14 71 (21.52%) Software Engineering
15 65 (19.70%) AngularJS
16 59 (17.88%) Windows
17 58 (17.58%) Finance
18 52 (15.76%) .NET Framework
19 47 (14.24%) Microsoft Certification
20 43 (13.03%) Entity Framework
20 43 (13.03%) Greenfield Project
20 43 (13.03%) Problem-Solving
21 42 (12.73%) Amazon AWS
22 40 (12.12%) SOLID
23 37 (11.21%) Web Development
24 36 (10.91%) Degree
25 35 (10.61%) Retail
26 34 (10.30%) Web Services

SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 29 (8.79%) IIS
2 23 (6.97%) SharePoint
3 8 (2.42%) SharePoint 2010
3 8 (2.42%) SharePoint 2013
3 8 (2.42%) Skype for Business
4 7 (2.12%) MS Exchange
5 6 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (0.91%) CMS
8 2 (0.61%) EPiServer
8 2 (0.61%) Site Server
8 2 (0.61%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (0.61%) Umbraco
8 2 (0.61%) WordPress
9 1 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.30%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (1.82%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (1.52%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.61%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.30%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (1.21%) SAP Business One
2 2 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.61%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 71 (21.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 42 (12.73%) Amazon AWS
3 26 (7.88%) Office 365
4 19 (5.76%) SaaS
5 8 (2.42%) Google Cloud Platform
6 7 (2.12%) Amazon S3
7 6 (1.82%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.30%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 16 (4.85%) Firewall
2 15 (4.55%) DNS
2 15 (4.55%) TCP/IP
3 14 (4.24%) VPN
4 12 (3.64%) VoIP
5 10 (3.03%) 3G
5 10 (3.03%) 4G
5 10 (3.03%) SAN
6 9 (2.73%) Internet
7 8 (2.42%) Skype
8 6 (1.82%) Reverse Proxy
9 5 (1.52%) LAN
10 4 (1.21%) DHCP
10 4 (1.21%) NAS
10 4 (1.21%) WAN
11 3 (0.91%) PABX
11 3 (0.91%) Wireless
12 2 (0.61%) NetScaler
12 2 (0.61%) SMS
12 2 (0.61%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 22 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 15 (4.55%) IBM InfoSphere
3 15 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (4.24%) Relational Database
5 10 (3.03%) MySQL
6 9 (2.73%) Crystal Reports
6 9 (2.73%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (2.42%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (2.42%) OLAP
8 7 (2.12%) Power BI
9 6 (1.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (1.52%) Oracle Database
11 4 (1.21%) SQL Server 2012
12 3 (0.91%) QlikView
13 2 (0.61%) Data Mining
13 2 (0.61%) MongoDB
13 2 (0.61%) Oracle Database 11g
13 2 (0.61%) SAP HANA
14 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 24 (7.27%) Git (software)
2 22 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 15 (4.55%) Visual Studio
4 13 (3.94%) NUnit
5 7 (2.12%) Subversion
6 4 (1.21%) Android Studio
6 4 (1.21%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 4 (1.21%) Xcode
7 3 (0.91%) JIRA
7 3 (0.91%) Selenium
8 2 (0.61%) Eclipse
8 2 (0.61%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.61%) Maven
9 1 (0.30%) HP UFT
9 1 (0.30%) SoapUI
General
1 58 (17.58%) Finance
2 35 (10.61%) Retail
3 14 (4.24%) Telecoms
4 4 (1.21%) Automotive
5 3 (0.91%) Financial Institution
5 3 (0.91%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.61%) Advertising
7 1 (0.30%) Banking
7 1 (0.30%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.30%) Law
Job Titles
1 187 (56.67%) Developer
2 117 (35.45%) .NET Developer
3 86 (26.06%) Software Developer
4 74 (22.42%) C# Developer
5 61 (18.48%) C# .NET Developer
6 46 (13.94%) ASP.NET Developer
7 45 (13.64%) .NET Software Developer
7 45 (13.64%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 45 (13.64%) Software Engineer
8 37 (11.21%) C# Software Developer
9 35 (10.61%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 29 (8.79%) SQL Developer
11 26 (7.88%) Junior
12 25 (7.58%) Angular Developer
13 21 (6.36%) Senior Software Engineer
14 20 (6.06%) Junior Software Developer
15 18 (5.45%) Web Developer
16 17 (5.15%) Architect
16 17 (5.15%) Junior Developer
17 15 (4.55%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 201 (60.91%) .NET
2 147 (44.55%) ASP.NET
3 90 (27.27%) HTML
4 82 (24.85%) CSS
5 77 (23.33%) ASP.NET Web API
6 75 (22.73%) ASP.NET MVC
7 73 (22.12%) jQuery
8 65 (19.70%) AngularJS
9 52 (15.76%) .NET Framework
10 43 (13.03%) Entity Framework
11 34 (10.30%) Web Services
12 32 (9.70%) ASP.NET Core
13 29 (8.79%) KnockoutJS
14 27 (8.18%) XML
15 24 (7.27%) .NET Core
16 23 (6.97%) HTML5
16 23 (6.97%) WCF
17 21 (6.36%) LINQ
18 19 (5.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 16 (4.85%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 43 (13.03%) Greenfield Project
2 31 (9.39%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (3.64%) User Experience
4 11 (3.33%) Clustering
5 7 (2.12%) Computer Science
6 5 (1.52%) Video\Live Streaming
7 4 (1.21%) Digital Signage
7 4 (1.21%) Embedded Systems
7 4 (1.21%) IPTV
7 4 (1.21%) Video on Demand
8 2 (0.61%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.61%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.61%) Social Media
8 2 (0.61%) Tandem
9 1 (0.30%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.30%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.30%) Internet of Things
9 1 (0.30%) IVR
9 1 (0.30%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.30%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 59 (17.88%) Windows
2 28 (8.48%) Linux
3 18 (5.45%) Android
4 12 (3.64%) Apple iOS
5 9 (2.73%) Windows Server
6 6 (1.82%) Unix
7 5 (1.52%) Windows 10
8 3 (0.91%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.91%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.61%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.61%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.30%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.30%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (38.48%) Agile Software Development
2 125 (37.88%) MVC
3 83 (25.15%) TDD
4 71 (21.52%) Software Engineering
5 43 (13.03%) Problem-Solving
6 40 (12.12%) SOLID
7 37 (11.21%) Web Development
8 29 (8.79%) OO
8 29 (8.79%) OOP
9 27 (8.18%) ITIL
10 23 (6.97%) BDD
11 22 (6.67%) ERP
11 22 (6.67%) Scrum
12 21 (6.36%) SDLC
13 18 (5.45%) Data Mapping
13 18 (5.45%) Unit Testing
14 16 (4.85%) Domain-Driven Design
14 16 (4.85%) Front End Development
14 16 (4.85%) Requirements Analysis
15 15 (4.55%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 204 (61.82%) C#
2 138 (41.82%) JavaScript
3 34 (10.30%) T-SQL
3 34 (10.30%) TypeScript
4 32 (9.70%) C++
5 28 (8.48%) Java
6 16 (4.85%) Python
7 15 (4.55%) VB.NET
8 13 (3.94%) C
9 9 (2.73%) PHP
10 6 (1.82%) Bash Shell
10 6 (1.82%) PowerShell
11 5 (1.52%) PL/SQL
12 4 (1.21%) Apple Swift
12 4 (1.21%) Go
12 4 (1.21%) Objective-C
12 4 (1.21%) VB
13 3 (0.91%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 3 (0.91%) VBScript
14 2 (0.61%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 47 (14.24%) Microsoft Certification
2 36 (10.91%) Degree
3 7 (2.12%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (0.91%) MCSE
5 2 (0.61%) CCA
5 2 (0.61%) CCAA
5 2 (0.61%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (0.61%) ISEB
6 1 (0.30%) AAT
6 1 (0.30%) APMP
6 1 (0.30%) CCNA
6 1 (0.30%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.30%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.30%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.30%) MCITP
6 1 (0.30%) MCP
6 1 (0.30%) MCSA
6 1 (0.30%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.30%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (0.91%) Data Quality
1 3 (0.91%) QA
1 3 (0.91%) SLA
2 2 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.30%) PMO
System Software
1 28 (8.48%) Active Directory
2 16 (4.85%) Hyper-V
3 8 (2.42%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (1.82%) vSphere
5 5 (1.52%) XenApp
5 5 (1.52%) XenDesktop
6 4 (1.21%) Terminal Services
7 3 (0.91%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (0.91%) XenServer
8 2 (0.61%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (0.61%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (0.61%) Xen
9 1 (0.30%) DFS Replication
9 1 (0.30%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.30%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (0.30%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 9 (2.73%) SCCM
1 9 (2.73%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 7 (2.12%) Microsoft Clustering
3 6 (1.82%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (0.30%) EdgeSight
4 1 (0.30%) SCOM
4 1 (0.30%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.30%) vCenter Server
4 1 (0.30%) WSUS
Vendors
1 110 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 33 (10.00%) Oracle
3 15 (4.55%) IBM
4 14 (4.24%) Citrix
5 13 (3.94%) SAP
5 13 (3.94%) VMware
6 10 (3.03%) Sage
7 9 (2.73%) Capita
7 9 (2.73%) Xamarin
8 8 (2.42%) Google
9 4 (1.21%) EMC
9 4 (1.21%) Symantec
9 4 (1.21%) Tableau
10 3 (0.91%) Cisco
11 2 (0.61%) Apple
11 2 (0.61%) Avid
11 2 (0.61%) HP
11 2 (0.61%) HubSpot
11 2 (0.61%) Sitecore
11 2 (0.61%) Telerik