Period
to 21 May 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 21 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
South West > Dorset
6 months to
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 10 6 10
Rank change year-on-year -4 +4 -4
Permanent jobs citing SQL 341 213 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 21.43% 25.66% 20.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.35% 39.08% 35.75%
Number of salaries quoted 330 197 221
Dorset median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +14.29% -2.78%
10th Percentile £25,000 £21,500 £25,750
90th Percentile £52,625 £50,000 £47,500
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +4.17%

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 1,054 545 744
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 66.25% 65.66% 56.19%
Number of salaries quoted 967 491 587
Dorset median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £27,500 £22,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £52,500 £54,625
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 21 May 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 21 May 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 0 156 £32,500 -13.33% 17
Bournemouth -10 145 £40,000 - 18
Blandford Forum -11 5 £32,500 -13.33%
Wimborne -8 4 £45,000 +5.88% 3
Weymouth - 2 £25,000 -
Dorchester -5 1 £55,000 +83.33% 2
SQL
South West

For the 6 months to 21 May 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.

1 228 (66.86%) C#
2 227 (66.57%) .NET
3 171 (50.15%) SQL Server
4 163 (47.80%) ASP.NET
5 138 (40.47%) MVC
6 137 (40.18%) JavaScript
7 115 (33.72%) Microsoft
8 107 (31.38%) Agile Software Development
9 93 (27.27%) HTML
10 79 (23.17%) ASP.NET MVC
11 78 (22.87%) AngularJS
12 77 (22.58%) Microsoft Azure
12 77 (22.58%) CSS
13 71 (20.82%) TDD
14 68 (19.94%) ASP.NET Web API
15 64 (18.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 61 (17.89%) Finance
17 60 (17.60%) .NET Framework
18 56 (16.42%) jQuery
19 55 (16.13%) Windows
20 49 (14.37%) Software Engineering
21 48 (14.08%) Greenfield Project
21 48 (14.08%) Problem-Solving
22 43 (12.61%) ASP.NET Core
22 43 (12.61%) Microsoft Certification
23 42 (12.32%) SOLID
24 41 (12.02%) TypeScript
24 41 (12.02%) Amazon AWS
25 40 (11.73%) Web Services
25 40 (11.73%) ITIL

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 38 (11.14%) SharePoint
2 30 (8.80%) IIS
3 19 (5.57%) CMS
4 16 (4.69%) Umbraco
5 13 (3.81%) MS Exchange
6 5 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (1.47%) JBoss
7 4 (1.17%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (1.17%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (1.17%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (1.17%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (1.17%) Skype for Business
8 3 (0.88%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (0.59%) EPiServer
9 2 (0.59%) Kentico
9 2 (0.59%) WordPress
10 1 (0.29%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.29%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (2.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.29%) InfoPath
2 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.29%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.29%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (1.47%) SAP Business One
2 4 (1.17%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 77 (22.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 41 (12.02%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (5.28%) SaaS
4 17 (4.99%) Office 365
5 14 (4.11%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (0.88%) Amazon S3
6 3 (0.88%) OneDrive
7 2 (0.59%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.23%) SAN
2 10 (2.93%) Firewall
2 10 (2.93%) TCP/IP
3 7 (2.05%) Reverse Proxy
3 7 (2.05%) VPN
4 6 (1.76%) LAN
4 6 (1.76%) WAN
5 5 (1.47%) FTP
5 5 (1.47%) NAS
5 5 (1.47%) VoIP
5 5 (1.47%) Wireless
6 4 (1.17%) 3G
6 4 (1.17%) 4G
6 4 (1.17%) DNS
6 4 (1.17%) HTTP
6 4 (1.17%) IPsec
6 4 (1.17%) Skype
7 3 (0.88%) Internet
8 1 (0.29%) PBX
8 1 (0.29%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 171 (50.15%) SQL Server
2 64 (18.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 38 (11.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 20 (5.87%) Relational Database
5 16 (4.69%) SQL Server 2008
6 15 (4.40%) Crystal Reports
6 15 (4.40%) IBM InfoSphere
6 15 (4.40%) SQL Server 2012
7 14 (4.11%) OLAP
7 14 (4.11%) Power BI
7 14 (4.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 13 (3.81%) MS Access
9 11 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (1.47%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (0.88%) SAP HANA
12 2 (0.59%) Big Data
12 2 (0.59%) Oracle Database
13 1 (0.29%) PowerPivot
13 1 (0.29%) Semantic Layer
13 1 (0.29%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 24 (7.04%) Team Foundation Server
2 20 (5.87%) Visual Studio
3 18 (5.28%) NUnit
4 10 (2.93%) Git (software)
5 3 (0.88%) Android Studio
5 3 (0.88%) Xcode
6 2 (0.59%) JIRA
7 1 (0.29%) Selenium
7 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.29%) Subversion
General
1 61 (17.89%) Finance
2 25 (7.33%) Retail
3 9 (2.64%) Telecoms
4 8 (2.35%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.17%) Advertising
5 4 (1.17%) Marketing
6 3 (0.88%) Banking
6 3 (0.88%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.29%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.29%) Law
7 1 (0.29%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 216 (63.34%) Developer
2 126 (36.95%) .NET Developer
3 101 (29.62%) Software Developer
4 95 (27.86%) C# Developer
5 64 (18.77%) C# .NET Developer
6 53 (15.54%) ASP.NET Developer
7 52 (15.25%) .NET Software Developer
7 52 (15.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 52 (15.25%) C# Software Developer
8 49 (14.37%) SQL Developer
9 39 (11.44%) Junior
10 33 (9.68%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 28 (8.21%) Angular Developer
11 28 (8.21%) Web Developer
12 27 (7.92%) Junior Developer
12 27 (7.92%) Software Engineer
13 25 (7.33%) Junior Software Developer
14 17 (4.99%) Analyst
15 16 (4.69%) Support Engineer
16 15 (4.40%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 227 (66.57%) .NET
2 163 (47.80%) ASP.NET
3 93 (27.27%) HTML
4 79 (23.17%) ASP.NET MVC
5 78 (22.87%) AngularJS
6 77 (22.58%) CSS
7 68 (19.94%) ASP.NET Web API
8 60 (17.60%) .NET Framework
9 56 (16.42%) jQuery
10 43 (12.61%) ASP.NET Core
11 40 (11.73%) Web Services
12 39 (11.44%) Entity Framework
13 33 (9.68%) KnockoutJS
14 24 (7.04%) LINQ
14 24 (7.04%) XML
15 23 (6.74%) Angular 2
16 21 (6.16%) .NET Core
17 18 (5.28%) WCF
18 17 (4.99%) WinForms
19 15 (4.40%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 48 (14.08%) Greenfield Project
2 32 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (4.40%) Clustering
4 8 (2.35%) User Experience
5 5 (1.47%) Data Centre
6 4 (1.17%) CCTV
7 3 (0.88%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.59%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.59%) Replication
8 2 (0.59%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (0.59%) Social Media
9 1 (0.29%) Fintech
9 1 (0.29%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.29%) IVR
9 1 (0.29%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.29%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 55 (16.13%) Windows
2 34 (9.97%) Linux
3 11 (3.23%) Android
4 10 (2.93%) Apple iOS
4 10 (2.93%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (2.93%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (1.76%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (1.47%) Windows Server
7 4 (1.17%) Windows 7
8 3 (0.88%) Unix
9 1 (0.29%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.29%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (40.47%) MVC
2 107 (31.38%) Agile Software Development
3 71 (20.82%) TDD
4 49 (14.37%) Software Engineering
5 48 (14.08%) Problem-Solving
6 42 (12.32%) SOLID
7 40 (11.73%) ITIL
8 38 (11.14%) ERP
9 31 (9.09%) OOP
10 29 (8.50%) OO
10 29 (8.50%) Scrum
10 29 (8.50%) Web Development
11 28 (8.21%) Business Intelligence
12 23 (6.74%) BDD
13 20 (5.87%) SDLC
14 16 (4.69%) Data Mapping
14 16 (4.69%) Data Modelling
14 16 (4.69%) Test Automation
15 15 (4.40%) CMMI
15 15 (4.40%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 228 (66.86%) C#
2 137 (40.18%) JavaScript
3 41 (12.02%) TypeScript
4 29 (8.50%) VB.NET
5 28 (8.21%) T-SQL
6 22 (6.45%) C++
7 12 (3.52%) Java
8 10 (2.93%) C
8 10 (2.93%) VB
9 8 (2.35%) Python
10 7 (2.05%) PL/SQL
11 6 (1.76%) PowerShell
12 3 (0.88%) Apple Swift
12 3 (0.88%) Objective-C
12 3 (0.88%) VBScript
13 2 (0.59%) PHP
14 1 (0.29%) Go
14 1 (0.29%) R
Qualifications
1 43 (12.61%) Microsoft Certification
2 35 (10.26%) Degree
3 4 (1.17%) DBS Check
3 4 (1.17%) MCSA
4 2 (0.59%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.29%) APMP
5 1 (0.29%) ISEB
5 1 (0.29%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.29%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.29%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.47%) SLA
2 2 (0.59%) QA
3 1 (0.29%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.29%) PMO
System Software
1 29 (8.50%) Active Directory
2 11 (3.23%) Hyper-V
3 9 (2.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.17%) vSphere
4 4 (1.17%) XenApp
4 4 (1.17%) XenDesktop
5 2 (0.59%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.29%) DFS Replication
6 1 (0.29%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.29%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.29%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.29%) VMware Server
6 1 (0.29%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 14 (4.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 8 (2.35%) Microsoft Clustering
3 7 (2.05%) SCCM
4 6 (1.76%) SCOM
5 1 (0.29%) EdgeSight
5 1 (0.29%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.29%) WSUS
Vendors
1 115 (33.72%) Microsoft
2 28 (8.21%) Oracle
3 15 (4.40%) IBM
3 15 (4.40%) SAP
4 14 (4.11%) Google
5 12 (3.52%) VMware
6 11 (3.23%) Sage
7 10 (2.93%) Citrix
8 7 (2.05%) Xamarin
9 5 (1.47%) TIBCO
10 4 (1.17%) Capita
11 3 (0.88%) EMC
11 3 (0.88%) Sitecore
11 3 (0.88%) Symantec
12 2 (0.59%) Avid
12 2 (0.59%) HubSpot
12 2 (0.59%) Nintex
13 1 (0.29%) Alteryx
13 1 (0.29%) Cisco
13 1 (0.29%) SnapLogic