Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
South West > Dorset
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 7 7 9
Rank change year-on-year 0 +2 -5
Permanent jobs citing SQL 321 222 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 23.81% 23.49% 20.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.71% 36.16% 33.08%
Number of salaries quoted 311 204 184
Dorset median annual salary £39,000 £36,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.59% -3.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £27,500 £23,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £49,625 £47,500
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 899 614 659
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 66.69% 64.97% 61.82%
Number of salaries quoted 822 542 584
Dorset median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £50,000 £55,000
South West median annual salary £44,529 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.61% +2.50% +3.90%

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 19 October 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 19 October 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 0 147 £34,000 -2.86% 20
Bournemouth +2 129 £40,000 +14.29% 21
Dorchester -5 21 £50,000 +25.00% 6
Wimborne -6 5 £45,000 +5.88%
Weymouth 0 2 £30,000 +25.00%
Ferndown - 2 £42,500 -
SQL
South West

For the 6 months to 19 October 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.

1 174 (54.21%) .NET
2 173 (53.89%) C#
3 125 (38.94%) JavaScript
4 120 (37.38%) ASP.NET
5 111 (34.58%) Agile Software Development
6 107 (33.33%) MVC
6 107 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 99 (30.84%) HTML
8 92 (28.66%) CSS
9 88 (27.41%) SQL Server
10 79 (24.61%) ASP.NET MVC
11 67 (20.87%) jQuery
12 66 (20.56%) Finance
13 65 (20.25%) Software Engineering
14 60 (18.69%) TDD
14 60 (18.69%) Problem-Solving
15 59 (18.38%) ASP.NET Web API
16 53 (16.51%) Microsoft Azure
17 49 (15.26%) Windows
18 44 (13.71%) AngularJS
18 44 (13.71%) Web Development
19 43 (13.40%) Analytical Skills
20 41 (12.77%) XML
21 39 (12.15%) .NET Framework
22 38 (11.84%) Degree
22 38 (11.84%) Microsoft Certification
23 36 (11.21%) Java
23 36 (11.21%) Greenfield Project
24 34 (10.59%) Entity Framework
25 33 (10.28%) Python

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 25 (7.79%) SharePoint
2 24 (7.48%) IIS
3 7 (2.18%) Skype for Business
4 5 (1.56%) MS Exchange
4 5 (1.56%) SharePoint 2010
4 5 (1.56%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (0.93%) CMS
7 2 (0.62%) EPiServer
7 2 (0.62%) Site Server
7 2 (0.62%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (0.62%) Umbraco
7 2 (0.62%) WordPress
8 1 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 9 (2.80%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (2.49%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.31%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.62%) SAP Business One
2 1 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.31%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 53 (16.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 27 (8.41%) Amazon AWS
3 24 (7.48%) Office 365
4 15 (4.67%) SaaS
5 6 (1.87%) Amazon S3
6 5 (1.56%) OneDrive
7 3 (0.93%) Azure Machine Learning
7 3 (0.93%) Mimecast
8 2 (0.62%) GitHub
9 1 (0.31%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.31%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (4.67%) DNS
1 15 (4.67%) Firewall
2 13 (4.05%) VPN
3 12 (3.74%) TCP/IP
3 12 (3.74%) VoIP
4 11 (3.43%) 3G
4 11 (3.43%) 4G
5 8 (2.49%) Internet
6 7 (2.18%) Skype
7 6 (1.87%) LAN
7 6 (1.87%) SAN
8 5 (1.56%) DHCP
8 5 (1.56%) Reverse Proxy
8 5 (1.56%) WAN
8 5 (1.56%) Wireless
9 4 (1.25%) NAS
10 3 (0.93%) NetScaler
10 3 (0.93%) PABX
10 3 (0.93%) SMS
10 3 (0.93%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (27.41%) SQL Server
2 20 (6.23%) MySQL
3 15 (4.67%) IBM InfoSphere
4 13 (4.05%) Data Warehouse
4 13 (4.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (3.12%) Power BI
6 9 (2.80%) Relational Database
6 9 (2.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (2.49%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (2.18%) Big Data
9 6 (1.87%) QlikView
9 6 (1.87%) Spotfire
9 6 (1.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (1.25%) Crystal Reports
11 4 (1.25%) Oracle Database
12 3 (0.93%) NoSQL
12 3 (0.93%) SSDT
13 2 (0.62%) MongoDB
13 2 (0.62%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 30 (9.35%) Team Foundation Server
2 23 (7.17%) Git (software)
3 20 (6.23%) Visual Studio
4 14 (4.36%) NUnit
5 7 (2.18%) Selenium
6 6 (1.87%) Subversion
7 4 (1.25%) Android Studio
7 4 (1.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 4 (1.25%) Xcode
8 2 (0.62%) Eclipse
8 2 (0.62%) Grunt
8 2 (0.62%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.62%) Maven
8 2 (0.62%) Protractor
9 1 (0.31%) HP UFT
9 1 (0.31%) JIRA
9 1 (0.31%) SoapUI
General
1 66 (20.56%) Finance
2 31 (9.66%) Retail
3 12 (3.74%) Telecoms
4 4 (1.25%) Automotive
5 3 (0.93%) Financial Institution
6 2 (0.62%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.31%) Advertising
7 1 (0.31%) Banking
7 1 (0.31%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.31%) Law
Job Titles
1 171 (53.27%) Developer
2 94 (29.28%) .NET Developer
3 70 (21.81%) Software Developer
4 64 (19.94%) C# Developer
5 49 (15.26%) C# .NET Developer
6 45 (14.02%) Software Engineer
7 32 (9.97%) ASP.NET Developer
8 31 (9.66%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 30 (9.35%) .NET Software Developer
10 27 (8.41%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 25 (7.79%) Senior Software Engineer
12 22 (6.85%) SQL Developer
13 21 (6.54%) C# Software Developer
14 19 (5.92%) Analyst
14 19 (5.92%) Junior
14 19 (5.92%) Senior Developer
15 18 (5.61%) Architect
16 16 (4.98%) Data Architect
17 15 (4.67%) Oracle Architect
18 14 (4.36%) Angular Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 174 (54.21%) .NET
2 120 (37.38%) ASP.NET
3 99 (30.84%) HTML
4 92 (28.66%) CSS
5 79 (24.61%) ASP.NET MVC
6 67 (20.87%) jQuery
7 59 (18.38%) ASP.NET Web API
8 44 (13.71%) AngularJS
9 41 (12.77%) XML
10 39 (12.15%) .NET Framework
11 34 (10.59%) Entity Framework
12 29 (9.03%) KnockoutJS
13 27 (8.41%) Web Services
14 24 (7.48%) JSON
15 22 (6.85%) .NET Core
15 22 (6.85%) HTML5
16 18 (5.61%) LINQ
16 18 (5.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 18 (5.61%) WCF
17 15 (4.67%) ASP.NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 43 (13.40%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (11.21%) Greenfield Project
3 13 (4.05%) User Experience
4 11 (3.43%) Computer Science
5 8 (2.49%) Clustering
5 8 (2.49%) Management Information System
5 8 (2.49%) Video\Live Streaming
6 7 (2.18%) Digital Signage
6 7 (2.18%) Embedded Systems
6 7 (2.18%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (2.18%) IPTV
6 7 (2.18%) Video on Demand
7 4 (1.25%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.25%) Public Cloud
7 4 (1.25%) Self-Motivation
8 3 (0.93%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (0.62%) Driving Licence
9 2 (0.62%) Social Media
9 2 (0.62%) Tandem
10 1 (0.31%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 49 (15.26%) Windows
2 18 (5.61%) Linux
3 15 (4.67%) Android
4 10 (3.12%) Windows Server
5 9 (2.80%) Apple iOS
6 7 (2.18%) Windows 10
7 4 (1.25%) Unix
7 4 (1.25%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.62%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.62%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.62%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.31%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.31%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (34.58%) Agile Software Development
2 107 (33.33%) MVC
3 65 (20.25%) Software Engineering
4 60 (18.69%) Problem-Solving
4 60 (18.69%) TDD
5 44 (13.71%) Web Development
6 25 (7.79%) Business Intelligence
6 25 (7.79%) Unit Testing
7 24 (7.48%) ITIL
7 24 (7.48%) SDLC
7 24 (7.48%) SOLID
8 19 (5.92%) Innovative Thinking
9 18 (5.61%) Data Mapping
10 16 (4.98%) BDD
10 16 (4.98%) Data Architecture
10 16 (4.98%) TOGAF
11 15 (4.67%) Analytics
11 15 (4.67%) CMMI
11 15 (4.67%) Data Modelling
11 15 (4.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 173 (53.89%) C#
2 125 (38.94%) JavaScript
3 36 (11.21%) Java
4 33 (10.28%) Python
5 31 (9.66%) T-SQL
6 24 (7.48%) C++
7 22 (6.85%) C
8 16 (4.98%) PHP
8 16 (4.98%) TypeScript
9 12 (3.74%) VB.NET
10 9 (2.80%) Bash Shell
11 8 (2.49%) PowerShell
12 5 (1.56%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 4 (1.25%) Apple Swift
13 4 (1.25%) Go
13 4 (1.25%) Objective-C
14 2 (0.62%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.62%) VBA
15 1 (0.31%) ABAP
15 1 (0.31%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 38 (11.84%) Degree
1 38 (11.84%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (3.43%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (1.87%) ISTQB
4 3 (0.93%) CCNA
4 3 (0.93%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (0.93%) MCSA
4 3 (0.93%) MCSE
5 2 (0.62%) CCA
5 2 (0.62%) CCAA
5 2 (0.62%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (0.31%) AAT
6 1 (0.31%) ISEB
6 1 (0.31%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.31%) MCITP
6 1 (0.31%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.56%) QA
2 3 (0.93%) Data Quality
2 3 (0.93%) SLA
3 1 (0.31%) GDPR
3 1 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 21 (6.54%) Active Directory
2 18 (5.61%) Hyper-V
3 7 (2.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.25%) Terminal Services
5 3 (0.93%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (0.93%) vSphere
5 3 (0.93%) XenServer
6 2 (0.62%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (0.62%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (0.62%) Xen
6 2 (0.62%) XenApp
6 2 (0.62%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.31%) DFS Replication
7 1 (0.31%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.31%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (0.31%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 9 (2.80%) SCCM
2 6 (1.87%) Microsoft Intune
3 4 (1.25%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (0.62%) vCenter Server
5 1 (0.31%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.31%) EdgeSight
5 1 (0.31%) SCOM
5 1 (0.31%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.31%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.31%) WSUS
Vendors
1 107 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 32 (9.97%) Oracle
3 15 (4.67%) IBM
4 11 (3.43%) VMware
5 8 (2.49%) Citrix
5 8 (2.49%) Xamarin
6 7 (2.18%) Tableau
7 6 (1.87%) SAP
8 5 (1.56%) Cisco
8 5 (1.56%) Sage
9 4 (1.25%) DevExpress
9 4 (1.25%) Veeam
10 3 (0.93%) Meraki
10 3 (0.93%) SonicWALL
10 3 (0.93%) Ubiquiti
11 2 (0.62%) Apple
11 2 (0.62%) Avid
11 2 (0.62%) HP
11 2 (0.62%) HubSpot
11 2 (0.62%) Sitecore