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 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL (Structured Query Language)
South West / Dorset
Rank 4 10 7
Rank change year-on-year +6 -3  
Permanent jobs citing SQL 110 140 229
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 29.10% 19.61% 29.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 44.53% 35.18% 41.49%
Number of salaries quoted 104 113 206
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £46,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Dorset
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 247 398 552
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 65.34% 55.74% 70.50%
Number of salaries quoted 230 303 488
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +2.73%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dorset citing SQL as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 26 March 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 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth +5 47 £40,000 +17.64% 12
Poole +6 33 £37,500 - 5
Wimborne +3 8 £45,000 +8.43%
Ferndown +2 7 £21,500 -2.27% 2
Dorchester +3 3 £30,000 +20.00%
SQL
South West

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 26 March 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.

1 128 (57.40%) C#
2 117 (52.47%) .NET
3 111 (49.78%) Agile Software Development
4 97 (43.50%) SQL Server
5 90 (40.36%) JavaScript
6 66 (29.60%) CSS
7 63 (28.25%) ASP.NET
8 62 (27.80%) HTML
9 60 (26.91%) Java
10 51 (22.87%) MVC
11 50 (22.42%) TDD
12 48 (21.52%) OO
13 47 (21.08%) Finance
14 45 (20.18%) Web Development
14 45 (20.18%) SDLC
15 43 (19.28%) jQuery
16 37 (16.59%) ASP.NET MVC
17 35 (15.70%) AngularJS
18 34 (15.25%) Git (software)
18 34 (15.25%) Windows
19 32 (14.35%) Spring
20 31 (13.90%) Microsoft
21 30 (13.45%) Software Engineering
21 30 (13.45%) .NET Framework
22 29 (13.00%) Entity Framework
23 27 (12.11%) Computer Science
24 25 (11.21%) OOP
25 23 (10.31%) Oracle
26 22 (9.87%) PHP
26 22 (9.87%) Degree

SQL
Top Related 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 8 (3.59%) CMS
1 8 (3.59%) IIS
2 6 (2.69%) Apache
3 5 (2.24%) Drupal
3 5 (2.24%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (2.24%) Joomla!
3 5 (2.24%) Moodle
3 5 (2.24%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.24%) WordPress
4 4 (1.79%) MS Exchange
5 3 (1.35%) Umbraco
6 2 (0.90%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.90%) ColdFusion
7 1 (0.45%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.45%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.45%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (2.69%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.35%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (1.35%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (2.24%) Magento
2 3 (1.35%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.35%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.45%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.45%) Sage X3
3 1 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (6.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (2.69%) SaaS
3 5 (2.24%) GitHub
4 4 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.04%) SSL
2 8 (3.59%) HTTP
3 5 (2.24%) VoIP
4 4 (1.79%) Firewall
4 4 (1.79%) TCP/IP
5 3 (1.35%) Internet
5 3 (1.35%) Reverse Proxy
6 2 (0.90%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (43.50%) SQL Server
2 20 (8.97%) Relational Database
3 18 (8.07%) MySQL
4 12 (5.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (4.04%) Crystal Reports
5 9 (4.04%) Oracle Database
5 9 (4.04%) Oracle Database 11g
5 9 (4.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (3.14%) NoSQL
7 6 (2.69%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (2.69%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (2.24%) RDBMS
8 5 (2.24%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (2.24%) SQL Server 2014
9 4 (1.79%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (1.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (1.35%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 3 (1.35%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (1.35%) SQL Server 2016
10 3 (1.35%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 34 (15.25%) Git (software)
2 21 (9.42%) JIRA
2 21 (9.42%) Team Foundation Server
3 19 (8.52%) Maven
3 19 (8.52%) Subversion
4 17 (7.62%) Jenkins
5 10 (4.48%) Visual Studio
6 9 (4.04%) Eclipse
6 9 (4.04%) NUnit
7 5 (2.24%) Dreamweaver
7 5 (2.24%) Selenium
8 4 (1.79%) Hudson
8 4 (1.79%) Moq
8 4 (1.79%) MSTest
9 3 (1.35%) Ant
10 2 (0.90%) FitNesse
10 2 (0.90%) JIRA Agile
10 2 (0.90%) TeamCity
11 1 (0.45%) gulp
11 1 (0.45%) SoapUI
General
1 47 (21.08%) Finance
2 9 (4.04%) Marketing
3 8 (3.59%) Banking
3 8 (3.59%) Retail
4 6 (2.69%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.24%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.35%) Advertising
6 3 (1.35%) Electronics
7 2 (0.90%) Back Office
8 1 (0.45%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.45%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.45%) Front Office
8 1 (0.45%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.45%) Legal
8 1 (0.45%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 160 (71.75%) Developer
2 58 (26.01%) C# Developer
3 48 (21.52%) .NET Developer
4 44 (19.73%) Software Developer
5 40 (17.94%) C# .NET Developer
6 30 (13.45%) Java Developer
7 22 (9.87%) Software Engineer
8 21 (9.42%) Senior Developer
9 20 (8.97%) Junior
10 19 (8.52%) C# Software Developer
10 19 (8.52%) Junior Developer
11 16 (7.17%) .NET Software Developer
11 16 (7.17%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 16 (7.17%) Lead Developer
12 13 (5.83%) C# Software Engineer
12 13 (5.83%) Web Developer
13 12 (5.38%) Junior Software Developer
14 11 (4.93%) ASP.NET Developer
14 11 (4.93%) PHP Developer
14 11 (4.93%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (52.47%) .NET
2 66 (29.60%) CSS
3 63 (28.25%) ASP.NET
4 62 (27.80%) HTML
5 43 (19.28%) jQuery
6 37 (16.59%) ASP.NET MVC
7 35 (15.70%) AngularJS
8 32 (14.35%) Spring
9 30 (13.45%) .NET Framework
10 29 (13.00%) Entity Framework
11 21 (9.42%) RESTful
12 18 (8.07%) XML
13 14 (6.28%) Spring Integration
13 14 (6.28%) WCF
13 14 (6.28%) WinForms
14 13 (5.83%) Web Services
15 12 (5.38%) NHibernate
15 12 (5.38%) REST
15 12 (5.38%) WPF
16 11 (4.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 27 (12.11%) Computer Science
2 17 (7.62%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (4.93%) User Experience
4 7 (3.14%) Digital Media
5 6 (2.69%) Algorithms
5 6 (2.69%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.35%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.35%) N-Tier
7 2 (0.90%) Cyberthreat
7 2 (0.90%) Data Structures
7 2 (0.90%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (0.45%) iPad
8 1 (0.45%) PMI
8 1 (0.45%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 34 (15.25%) Windows
2 10 (4.48%) Android
2 10 (4.48%) Linux
3 4 (1.79%) Windows Server
3 4 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (1.35%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.90%) Unix
5 2 (0.90%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (49.78%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (22.87%) MVC
3 50 (22.42%) TDD
4 48 (21.52%) OO
5 45 (20.18%) SDLC
5 45 (20.18%) Web Development
6 30 (13.45%) Software Engineering
7 25 (11.21%) OOP
8 19 (8.52%) Continuous Integration
8 19 (8.52%) Mathematics
9 18 (8.07%) Dependency Injection
10 14 (6.28%) OOD
10 14 (6.28%) Scrum
11 13 (5.83%) Multithreading
11 13 (5.83%) Unit Testing
12 12 (5.38%) Performance Testing
12 12 (5.38%) SOLID
13 10 (4.48%) BDD
13 10 (4.48%) High Availability
13 10 (4.48%) UML
Programming Languages
1 128 (57.40%) C#
2 90 (40.36%) JavaScript
3 60 (26.91%) Java
4 22 (9.87%) PHP
5 15 (6.73%) T-SQL
6 14 (6.28%) C++
7 9 (4.04%) PL/SQL
7 9 (4.04%) Shell Script
8 7 (3.14%) C
8 7 (3.14%) Go
8 7 (3.14%) Python
9 5 (2.24%) Apex Code
9 5 (2.24%) SOQL
9 5 (2.24%) VB.NET
10 4 (1.79%) VB
11 2 (0.90%) Delphi
11 2 (0.90%) PowerShell
11 2 (0.90%) Scala
11 2 (0.90%) VB6
12 1 (0.45%) Perl
Qualifications
1 22 (9.87%) Degree
2 5 (2.24%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (1.79%) ISTQB
4 3 (1.35%) ISEB
5 1 (0.45%) ACCA
5 1 (0.45%) CIMA
5 1 (0.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.45%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.45%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.35%) QA
System Software
1 9 (4.04%) Oracle RAC
2 8 (3.59%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 31 (13.90%) Microsoft
2 23 (10.31%) Oracle
3 5 (2.24%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (2.24%) SAP
3 5 (2.24%) Zend
4 1 (0.45%) Citrix
4 1 (0.45%) Cognos
4 1 (0.45%) Google
4 1 (0.45%) IBM
4 1 (0.45%) IBM Sterling
4 1 (0.45%) Informatica
4 1 (0.45%) JD Edwards
4 1 (0.45%) Nintex
4 1 (0.45%) Sage
4 1 (0.45%) Tableau
4 1 (0.45%) Xamarin
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Reed Technology
Salary: £21000 - £22500 per annum + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 16 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 16 days ago
Poole
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Package
Posted: 18 days ago
Bournemouth
greywood
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £46500 per annum + Package
Posted: 18 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Package
Posted: 16 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: Competitive Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
JP Morgan
Posted: 10 days ago
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
JP Morgan
Salary: Unspecified We offer highly competitive benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Ferndown
aap3
Salary: £20000.00 - £22000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Bournemouth
Fixed Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Ferndown
aap3
Salary: £20000.00 - £22000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Poole
Spectrum IT
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 17 days ago