Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
South West > Dorset
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 8 3
Rank change year-on-year +2 -5 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 305 243 347
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 26.94% 22.42% 23.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 41.16% 35.37% 40.16%
Number of salaries quoted 286 211 248
Dorset median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £24,550
90th Percentile £50,000 £85,000 £47,500
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +2.74%

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 741 687 864
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 65.46% 63.38% 59.34%
Number of salaries quoted 660 619 642
Dorset median annual salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.67% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £22,814
90th Percentile £50,250 £55,250 £50,000
South West median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.90% +4.05%

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 22 November 2017.

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 22 November 2017. 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 +5 124 £33,500 -4.29% 12
Bournemouth 0 109 £35,000 -12.50% 8
Dorchester +8 18 £40,000 +28.00% 3
Wimborne -10 11 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Weymouth +1 7 £24,000 -46.67% 1
SQL
South West

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT jobs citing SQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Dorset region with a requirement for SQL.

1 200 (65.57%) C#
2 173 (56.72%) .NET
3 132 (43.28%) SQL Server
4 125 (40.98%) ASP.NET
5 124 (40.66%) JavaScript
6 118 (38.69%) MVC
7 106 (34.75%) HTML
8 101 (33.11%) CSS
9 90 (29.51%) ASP.NET MVC
10 86 (28.20%) Microsoft
11 68 (22.30%) Agile Software Development
12 58 (19.02%) T-SQL
13 56 (18.36%) jQuery
14 51 (16.72%) Team Foundation Server
15 49 (16.07%) Web Development
16 45 (14.75%) Visual Studio
17 44 (14.43%) Crystal Reports
18 43 (14.10%) SDLC
19 41 (13.44%) Web Services
20 40 (13.11%) XML
21 37 (12.13%) Degree
21 37 (12.13%) Finance
22 36 (11.80%) REST
23 35 (11.48%) KnockoutJS
23 35 (11.48%) Greenfield Project
24 34 (11.15%) ETL
25 33 (10.82%) Java
25 33 (10.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
26 32 (10.49%) LINQ
26 32 (10.49%) Microsoft Azure

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 28 (9.18%) CMS
2 25 (8.20%) Umbraco
3 13 (4.26%) SharePoint
4 12 (3.93%) EPiServer
5 11 (3.61%) IIS
6 8 (2.62%) Sitecore CMS
7 7 (2.30%) Sitefinity
8 3 (0.98%) Kentico
8 3 (0.98%) MS Exchange
9 2 (0.66%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.66%) Confluence
9 2 (0.66%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.33%) Apache
10 1 (0.33%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (3.28%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (2.30%) SAP Business One
2 5 (1.64%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (1.64%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (1.64%) Sage X3
2 5 (1.64%) SAP Business ByDesign
3 3 (0.98%) Sage 200
4 2 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.66%) Magento
4 2 (0.66%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.66%) Oracle ASCP
4 2 (0.66%) Shopify
5 1 (0.33%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.33%) Sage 1000
5 1 (0.33%) Sage 50
5 1 (0.33%) Sage 500
5 1 (0.33%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 32 (10.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (4.92%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (1.97%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (1.31%) Office 365
4 4 (1.31%) SaaS
5 1 (0.33%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.33%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.93%) TCP/IP
1 12 (3.93%) VoIP
2 8 (2.62%) Internet
2 8 (2.62%) ISDN
2 8 (2.62%) RTCP
2 8 (2.62%) RTP
3 4 (1.31%) Firewall
4 3 (0.98%) SMS
5 1 (0.33%) 3G
5 1 (0.33%) 4G
5 1 (0.33%) DHCP
5 1 (0.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 132 (43.28%) SQL Server
2 44 (14.43%) Crystal Reports
3 33 (10.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 22 (7.21%) Data Warehouse
5 20 (6.56%) SQL Server 2008
6 12 (3.93%) BusinessObjects
6 12 (3.93%) Power BI
6 12 (3.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 11 (3.61%) Relational Database
7 11 (3.61%) SQL Server 2012
8 10 (3.28%) Semantic Layer
9 9 (2.95%) QlikView
10 8 (2.62%) Oracle Database
10 8 (2.62%) SQL Server 2014
11 7 (2.30%) SQL Server 2005
12 5 (1.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 4 (1.31%) Star Schema
14 3 (0.98%) Data Lake
14 3 (0.98%) NoSQL
14 3 (0.98%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 51 (16.72%) Team Foundation Server
2 45 (14.75%) Visual Studio
3 24 (7.87%) NUnit
4 14 (4.59%) Subversion
5 13 (4.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 12 (3.93%) Git (software)
7 5 (1.64%) Selenium
8 4 (1.31%) HP UFT
8 4 (1.31%) SoapUI
8 4 (1.31%) Talend Open Studio
9 3 (0.98%) JIRA
10 2 (0.66%) Jenkins
11 1 (0.33%) Bugzilla
11 1 (0.33%) CruiseControl
11 1 (0.33%) git-flow
11 1 (0.33%) Hudson
11 1 (0.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 37 (12.13%) Finance
2 17 (5.57%) Retail
3 14 (4.59%) Automotive
3 14 (4.59%) Marketing
4 12 (3.93%) Telecoms
5 10 (3.28%) Manufacturing
6 8 (2.62%) Banking
7 3 (0.98%) Advertising
7 3 (0.98%) Corporate Banking
8 2 (0.66%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.66%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 209 (68.52%) Developer
2 109 (35.74%) .NET Developer
3 85 (27.87%) C# Developer
4 83 (27.21%) Software Developer
5 73 (23.93%) C# .NET Developer
6 56 (18.36%) SQL Developer
7 49 (16.07%) ASP.NET Developer
7 49 (16.07%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 39 (12.79%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 38 (12.46%) C# Software Developer
10 34 (11.15%) .NET Software Developer
11 29 (9.51%) Web Developer
12 28 (9.18%) Analyst
13 25 (8.20%) Junior
14 24 (7.87%) Junior Developer
15 23 (7.54%) .NET Web Developer
16 21 (6.89%) Senior Developer
17 20 (6.56%) Junior Software Developer
18 19 (6.23%) C# Web Developer
19 18 (5.90%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 173 (56.72%) .NET
2 125 (40.98%) ASP.NET
3 106 (34.75%) HTML
4 101 (33.11%) CSS
5 90 (29.51%) ASP.NET MVC
6 56 (18.36%) jQuery
7 41 (13.44%) Web Services
8 40 (13.11%) XML
9 36 (11.80%) REST
10 35 (11.48%) KnockoutJS
11 32 (10.49%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 32 (10.49%) LINQ
12 27 (8.85%) AngularJS
12 27 (8.85%) SOAP
13 25 (8.20%) .NET Framework
14 23 (7.54%) WinForms
15 16 (5.25%) ASP.NET Web API
15 16 (5.25%) Entity Framework
16 13 (4.26%) Razor View Engine
16 13 (4.26%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 35 (11.48%) Greenfield Project
2 17 (5.57%) Computer Science
3 13 (4.26%) User Experience
4 12 (3.93%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (0.98%) Clustering
6 3 (0.98%) Management Information System
6 3 (0.98%) Wiki
7 2 (0.66%) Client/Server
7 2 (0.66%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.33%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.33%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.33%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.33%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.33%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.33%) Replication
8 1 (0.33%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 24 (7.87%) Windows
2 15 (4.92%) Unix
3 13 (4.26%) Android
4 12 (3.93%) Linux
5 7 (2.30%) Windows Server
6 4 (1.31%) Apple iOS
6 4 (1.31%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (0.98%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.33%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.33%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (38.69%) MVC
2 68 (22.30%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (16.07%) Web Development
4 43 (14.10%) SDLC
5 34 (11.15%) ETL
6 27 (8.85%) Software Engineering
7 25 (8.20%) Analytics
8 23 (7.54%) Business Intelligence
9 21 (6.89%) ERP
10 20 (6.56%) TDD
11 18 (5.90%) Mentoring
12 16 (5.25%) Data Management
13 15 (4.92%) OO
14 12 (3.93%) Data Analytics
14 12 (3.93%) Data Integration
15 11 (3.61%) Master Data Management
16 10 (3.28%) Data Governance
16 10 (3.28%) Data Migration
16 10 (3.28%) Data Munging
16 10 (3.28%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 200 (65.57%) C#
2 124 (40.66%) JavaScript
3 58 (19.02%) T-SQL
4 33 (10.82%) Java
5 28 (9.18%) VB.NET
6 14 (4.59%) C
7 13 (4.26%) PHP
8 9 (2.95%) C++
8 9 (2.95%) VBA
9 6 (1.97%) PL/SQL
9 6 (1.97%) Python
9 6 (1.97%) TypeScript
9 6 (1.97%) VB
10 3 (0.98%) PowerShell
11 2 (0.66%) Delphi
12 1 (0.33%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.33%) Embedded C
12 1 (0.33%) Embedded C++
12 1 (0.33%) Go
12 1 (0.33%) Korn
Qualifications
1 37 (12.13%) Degree
2 12 (3.93%) Computer Science Degree
2 12 (3.93%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.66%) ISEB
3 2 (0.66%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.33%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.64%) QA
1 5 (1.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (0.98%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.66%) GCP
4 1 (0.33%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.33%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 1 (0.33%) GDPR
System Software
1 10 (3.28%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.66%) Hyper-V
2 2 (0.66%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 86 (28.20%) Microsoft
2 23 (7.54%) Oracle
3 11 (3.61%) Tableau
4 9 (2.95%) Cognos
4 9 (2.95%) Sitecore
5 8 (2.62%) SAP
6 7 (2.30%) Google
6 7 (2.30%) Sage
7 5 (1.64%) Informatica
8 4 (1.31%) Talend
8 4 (1.31%) VMware
9 3 (0.98%) IBM
10 2 (0.66%) Epicor
10 2 (0.66%) IFS
10 2 (0.66%) Infor
10 2 (0.66%) Netezza
11 1 (0.33%) Capita
11 1 (0.33%) JD Edwards
11 1 (0.33%) Lotus
11 1 (0.33%) Pegasus