Period
to 24 February 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 24 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
South West > Dorset
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 7 6 5
Rank change year-on-year -1 -1 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL 362 239 369
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 24.56% 26.01% 22.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 37.17% 40.51% 39.34%
Number of salaries quoted 343 223 295
Dorset median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +14.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £48,750 £85,000 £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 974 590 938
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 66.08% 64.20% 58.15%
Number of salaries quoted 861 536 700
Dorset median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £27,000 £23,875 £26,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £69,375 £52,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year +4.94% +3.85% +4.00%

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 24 February 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 24 February 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 +4 150 £32,864 -6.10% 18
Bournemouth -6 137 £35,000 -12.50% 24
Dorchester +5 17 £40,000 +33.33%
Weymouth -3 6 £24,000 -46.67%
Wimborne -18 5 £40,000 -11.11%
Blandford Forum -6 4 £32,500 -13.33% 2
SQL
South West

For the 6 months to 24 February 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.

1 254 (70.17%) C#
2 232 (64.09%) .NET
3 193 (53.31%) SQL Server
4 168 (46.41%) ASP.NET
5 156 (43.09%) MVC
6 154 (42.54%) JavaScript
7 118 (32.60%) HTML
8 116 (32.04%) Microsoft
9 110 (30.39%) CSS
10 109 (30.11%) ASP.NET MVC
11 74 (20.44%) Agile Software Development
12 67 (18.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 65 (17.96%) jQuery
14 61 (16.85%) T-SQL
15 55 (15.19%) Visual Studio
15 55 (15.19%) Team Foundation Server
16 52 (14.36%) Microsoft Azure
16 52 (14.36%) Finance
17 49 (13.54%) AngularJS
17 49 (13.54%) .NET Framework
18 48 (13.26%) Web Services
19 47 (12.98%) VB.NET
19 47 (12.98%) Web Development
20 45 (12.43%) LINQ
21 44 (12.15%) Crystal Reports
22 43 (11.88%) Business Intelligence
23 42 (11.60%) XML
24 40 (11.05%) Windows
24 40 (11.05%) CMS
24 40 (11.05%) KnockoutJS

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 40 (11.05%) CMS
2 37 (10.22%) SharePoint
2 37 (10.22%) Umbraco
3 20 (5.52%) IIS
4 10 (2.76%) EPiServer
5 9 (2.49%) MS Exchange
6 7 (1.93%) Sitecore CMS
7 5 (1.38%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (1.38%) JBoss
7 5 (1.38%) Kentico
8 3 (0.83%) Oracle Workflow
8 3 (0.83%) Sitefinity
9 1 (0.28%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.28%) Confluence
9 1 (0.28%) SAS
9 1 (0.28%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.28%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 15 (4.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.28%) InfoPath
2 1 (0.28%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (1.93%) SAP Business One
2 5 (1.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.38%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (1.38%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (1.38%) SAP Business ByDesign
3 3 (0.83%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.55%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.55%) Oracle ASCP
5 1 (0.28%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 52 (14.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 30 (8.29%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (3.87%) Google Cloud Platform
4 6 (1.66%) Office 365
4 6 (1.66%) SaaS
5 2 (0.55%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.28%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.28%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.04%) TCP/IP
1 11 (3.04%) VoIP
2 7 (1.93%) ISDN
2 7 (1.93%) RTCP
2 7 (1.93%) RTP
3 6 (1.66%) SAN
4 5 (1.38%) FTP
4 5 (1.38%) LAN
4 5 (1.38%) WAN
5 4 (1.10%) 3G
5 4 (1.10%) 4G
5 4 (1.10%) Firewall
5 4 (1.10%) HTTP
5 4 (1.10%) IPsec
5 4 (1.10%) NAS
5 4 (1.10%) Reverse Proxy
5 4 (1.10%) VPN
5 4 (1.10%) Wireless
6 3 (0.83%) Internet
6 3 (0.83%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 193 (53.31%) SQL Server
2 67 (18.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 44 (12.15%) Crystal Reports
4 34 (9.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 29 (8.01%) Data Warehouse
6 24 (6.63%) Power BI
6 24 (6.63%) SQL Server 2008
7 21 (5.80%) SQL Server 2012
8 14 (3.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 13 (3.59%) MS Access
9 13 (3.59%) Relational Database
10 11 (3.04%) BusinessObjects
10 11 (3.04%) Semantic Layer
11 10 (2.76%) OLAP
12 9 (2.49%) QlikView
13 7 (1.93%) SQL Server 2005
14 6 (1.66%) SQL Server 2014
15 4 (1.10%) Star Schema
16 3 (0.83%) Data Lake
16 3 (0.83%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 55 (15.19%) Team Foundation Server
1 55 (15.19%) Visual Studio
2 28 (7.73%) NUnit
3 13 (3.59%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 12 (3.31%) Subversion
5 4 (1.10%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.55%) HP UFT
6 2 (0.55%) Selenium
6 2 (0.55%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.28%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.28%) JIRA
General
1 52 (14.36%) Finance
2 21 (5.80%) Retail
3 14 (3.87%) Automotive
3 14 (3.87%) Telecoms
4 13 (3.59%) Marketing
5 12 (3.31%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.10%) Banking
7 3 (0.83%) General Ledger
8 2 (0.55%) Advertising
9 1 (0.28%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.28%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.28%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.28%) Games
9 1 (0.28%) Law
9 1 (0.28%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 260 (71.82%) Developer
2 141 (38.95%) .NET Developer
3 112 (30.94%) C# Developer
4 110 (30.39%) Software Developer
5 89 (24.59%) C# .NET Developer
6 71 (19.61%) ASP.NET Developer
7 70 (19.34%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 70 (19.34%) SQL Developer
8 52 (14.36%) C# Software Developer
9 50 (13.81%) .NET Software Developer
10 45 (12.43%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 34 (9.39%) Junior
11 34 (9.39%) Web Developer
12 28 (7.73%) Junior Developer
13 27 (7.46%) Analyst
14 23 (6.35%) .NET Web Developer
14 23 (6.35%) C# Web Developer
15 21 (5.80%) Senior Developer
16 20 (5.52%) Junior Software Developer
17 19 (5.25%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 232 (64.09%) .NET
2 168 (46.41%) ASP.NET
3 118 (32.60%) HTML
4 110 (30.39%) CSS
5 109 (30.11%) ASP.NET MVC
6 65 (17.96%) jQuery
7 49 (13.54%) .NET Framework
7 49 (13.54%) AngularJS
8 48 (13.26%) Web Services
9 45 (12.43%) LINQ
10 42 (11.60%) XML
11 40 (11.05%) KnockoutJS
11 40 (11.05%) REST
12 35 (9.67%) SOAP
13 31 (8.56%) ASP.NET Web API
13 31 (8.56%) WinForms
14 29 (8.01%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 26 (7.18%) Entity Framework
15 26 (7.18%) Razor View Engine
16 18 (4.97%) ASP.NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 37 (10.22%) Greenfield Project
2 25 (6.91%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (3.59%) Computer Science
4 9 (2.49%) Clustering
4 9 (2.49%) User Experience
5 5 (1.38%) Data Centre
6 4 (1.10%) CCTV
6 4 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.55%) Data Structures
7 2 (0.55%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.55%) Replication
8 1 (0.28%) Fintech
8 1 (0.28%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.28%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 40 (11.05%) Windows
2 19 (5.25%) Linux
3 9 (2.49%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (2.49%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (1.93%) Android
5 5 (1.38%) Unix
5 5 (1.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (1.10%) Windows 7
6 4 (1.10%) Windows Server
7 3 (0.83%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.83%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.28%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 156 (43.09%) MVC
2 74 (20.44%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (12.98%) Web Development
4 43 (11.88%) Business Intelligence
5 36 (9.94%) ETL
6 35 (9.67%) SDLC
7 30 (8.29%) ERP
7 30 (8.29%) TDD
8 27 (7.46%) Software Engineering
9 26 (7.18%) ITIL
10 23 (6.35%) Analytics
11 17 (4.70%) Data Management
11 17 (4.70%) OO
11 17 (4.70%) OOP
12 15 (4.14%) SOLID
12 15 (4.14%) Web Application Development
13 13 (3.59%) Mentoring
13 13 (3.59%) Project Management
13 13 (3.59%) Scrum
14 12 (3.31%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 254 (70.17%) C#
2 154 (42.54%) JavaScript
3 61 (16.85%) T-SQL
4 47 (12.98%) VB.NET
5 28 (7.73%) Java
6 17 (4.70%) C
7 15 (4.14%) TypeScript
8 11 (3.04%) VB
9 10 (2.76%) C++
9 10 (2.76%) Python
10 9 (2.49%) VBA
11 8 (2.21%) PL/SQL
12 7 (1.93%) PHP
13 6 (1.66%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.28%) Delphi
14 1 (0.28%) R
Qualifications
1 38 (10.50%) Degree
2 18 (4.97%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (2.21%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (1.10%) DBS Check
4 4 (1.10%) MCSA
5 1 (0.28%) ISEB
5 1 (0.28%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.38%) QA
1 5 (1.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (1.10%) Data Quality
2 4 (1.10%) SLA
3 2 (0.55%) GCP
4 1 (0.28%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.28%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 1 (0.28%) GDPR
System Software
1 22 (6.08%) Active Directory
2 7 (1.93%) Hyper-V
2 7 (1.93%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (2.21%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 5 (1.38%) Microsoft Clustering
2 5 (1.38%) SCCM
2 5 (1.38%) SCOM
Vendors
1 116 (32.04%) Microsoft
2 16 (4.42%) Oracle
3 15 (4.14%) Google
4 12 (3.31%) SAP
5 11 (3.04%) Tableau
6 9 (2.49%) Cognos
6 9 (2.49%) VMware
7 8 (2.21%) Sitecore
8 5 (1.38%) Informatica
8 5 (1.38%) Sage
8 5 (1.38%) TIBCO
9 4 (1.10%) Capita
9 4 (1.10%) Talend
10 3 (0.83%) IBM
11 2 (0.55%) Netezza
11 2 (0.55%) Nintex
12 1 (0.28%) Citrix