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

SQL (Structured Query Language)
South West / Dorset
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 14 6
Rank change year-on-year +8 -8  
Permanent jobs citing SQL 109 70 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 22.95% 13.31% 22.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.28% 23.10% 38.11%
Number of salaries quoted 101 59 98
Median salary £39,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.85% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,300 £22,050
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,300 £41,250
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 309 303 370
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 65.05% 57.60% 58.64%
Number of salaries quoted 279 271 299
Median salary £39,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.33% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

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 22 June 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 22 June 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 +9 53 £35,000 -3.44% 10
Poole +7 39 £37,500 +7.14% 8
Wimborne - 9 £42,500 - 1
Weymouth +9 1 £24,000 -33.79% 1
Ferndown -2 1 £21,000 -4.54%
SQL
South West

For the 6 months to 22 June 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.

1 148 (66.07%) C#
2 134 (59.82%) .NET
3 104 (46.43%) SQL Server
4 80 (35.71%) JavaScript
5 75 (33.48%) ASP.NET
6 70 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
7 69 (30.80%) MVC
8 64 (28.57%) HTML
9 59 (26.34%) CSS
10 50 (22.32%) ASP.NET MVC
11 47 (20.98%) jQuery
12 44 (19.64%) Microsoft
13 43 (19.20%) Windows
14 41 (18.30%) Software Engineering
15 40 (17.86%) .NET Framework
15 40 (17.86%) OO
16 36 (16.07%) Java
16 36 (16.07%) Finance
17 35 (15.63%) Degree
18 34 (15.18%) Entity Framework
18 34 (15.18%) SDLC
19 32 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
20 31 (13.84%) TDD
21 30 (13.39%) WCF
21 30 (13.39%) T-SQL
22 29 (12.95%) Web Development
23 23 (10.27%) C++
23 23 (10.27%) Microsoft Azure
24 22 (9.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
25 21 (9.38%) JIRA

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 16 (7.14%) IIS
2 9 (4.02%) CMS
3 4 (1.79%) Apache
3 4 (1.79%) MS Exchange
3 4 (1.79%) Umbraco
4 3 (1.34%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (1.34%) ColdFusion
4 3 (1.34%) EPiServer
4 3 (1.34%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (1.34%) Sitefinity
5 2 (0.89%) Drupal
5 2 (0.89%) Joomla!
5 2 (0.89%) Moodle
5 2 (0.89%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.89%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.89%) WordPress
6 1 (0.45%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.45%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (1.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 4 (1.79%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.89%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.89%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 5 (2.23%) SAP Business One
2 3 (1.34%) Magento
3 2 (0.89%) Sage X3
4 1 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.45%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.45%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.45%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.45%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 23 (10.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.23%) SaaS
3 4 (1.79%) Office 365
4 2 (0.89%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.89%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.80%) Internet
2 6 (2.68%) HTTP
3 5 (2.23%) VoIP
4 4 (1.79%) Firewall
4 4 (1.79%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.89%) PABX
5 2 (0.89%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (0.45%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (46.43%) SQL Server
2 22 (9.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 21 (9.38%) Crystal Reports
3 21 (9.38%) Relational Database
4 13 (5.80%) SQL Server 2008
5 12 (5.36%) MySQL
6 10 (4.46%) SQL Server 2005
6 10 (4.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (3.13%) Oracle Database
9 6 (2.68%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (2.68%) Oracle Reports
10 5 (2.23%) RDBMS
10 5 (2.23%) SQLite
11 4 (1.79%) SQL Server 2014
11 4 (1.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 3 (1.34%) BusinessObjects
12 3 (1.34%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 3 (1.34%) NoSQL
12 3 (1.34%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 32 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 21 (9.38%) JIRA
3 12 (5.36%) Git (software)
4 9 (4.02%) NUnit
5 6 (2.68%) Maven
5 6 (2.68%) Visual Studio
6 5 (2.23%) Jenkins
7 4 (1.79%) Subversion
8 3 (1.34%) Hudson
8 3 (1.34%) MSTest
8 3 (1.34%) Selenium
9 2 (0.89%) Ant
9 2 (0.89%) Dreamweaver
10 1 (0.45%) Bugzilla
10 1 (0.45%) CruiseControl
10 1 (0.45%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.45%) FitNesse
10 1 (0.45%) JUnit
10 1 (0.45%) Moq
10 1 (0.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 36 (16.07%) Finance
2 15 (6.70%) Banking
3 14 (6.25%) Retail
4 12 (5.36%) Marketing
5 6 (2.68%) Investment Banking
6 4 (1.79%) Electronics
7 3 (1.34%) Advertising
8 2 (0.89%) Corporate Banking
8 2 (0.89%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.45%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 140 (62.50%) Developer
2 72 (32.14%) C# Developer
3 67 (29.91%) .NET Developer
4 52 (23.21%) C# .NET Developer
4 52 (23.21%) Software Developer
5 35 (15.63%) Software Engineer
6 34 (15.18%) C# Software Developer
7 31 (13.84%) .NET Software Developer
8 23 (10.27%) SQL Developer
9 22 (9.82%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 17 (7.59%) ASP.NET Developer
10 17 (7.59%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 17 (7.59%) Senior Developer
11 15 (6.70%) C# Software Engineer
11 15 (6.70%) Senior C# Developer
11 15 (6.70%) Windows Engineer
12 14 (6.25%) Applications Support
12 14 (6.25%) Web Developer
13 13 (5.80%) Analyst
13 13 (5.80%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 134 (59.82%) .NET
2 75 (33.48%) ASP.NET
3 64 (28.57%) HTML
4 59 (26.34%) CSS
5 50 (22.32%) ASP.NET MVC
6 47 (20.98%) jQuery
7 40 (17.86%) .NET Framework
8 34 (15.18%) Entity Framework
9 30 (13.39%) WCF
10 21 (9.38%) AngularJS
10 21 (9.38%) Web Services
11 17 (7.59%) WinForms
11 17 (7.59%) WPF
12 16 (7.14%) NHibernate
13 14 (6.25%) XML
14 13 (5.80%) KnockoutJS
14 13 (5.80%) RESTful
15 12 (5.36%) ASP.NET Web API
16 11 (4.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 10 (4.46%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 19 (8.48%) Greenfield Project
2 13 (5.80%) Computer Science
2 13 (5.80%) User Experience
3 7 (3.13%) Digital Media
3 7 (3.13%) Management Information System
3 7 (3.13%) Mobile App
4 4 (1.79%) Client/Server
4 4 (1.79%) N-Tier
5 3 (1.34%) Algorithms
5 3 (1.34%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.34%) Replication
6 2 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.45%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (0.45%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.45%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.45%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 43 (19.20%) Windows
2 15 (6.70%) Android
3 14 (6.25%) Linux
4 11 (4.91%) Unix
5 5 (2.23%) Apple iOS
6 4 (1.79%) Windows Server
6 4 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.89%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.45%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (30.80%) MVC
3 41 (18.30%) Software Engineering
4 40 (17.86%) OO
5 34 (15.18%) SDLC
6 31 (13.84%) TDD
7 29 (12.95%) Web Development
8 18 (8.04%) Multithreading
9 16 (7.14%) OOD
9 16 (7.14%) OOP
10 15 (6.70%) Mentoring
11 14 (6.25%) UML
12 13 (5.80%) Continuous Integration
12 13 (5.80%) Dependency Injection
13 10 (4.46%) Logistics
14 9 (4.02%) ERP
15 8 (3.57%) Business Analysis
15 8 (3.57%) SOLID
16 7 (3.13%) Performance Tuning
16 7 (3.13%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 148 (66.07%) C#
2 80 (35.71%) JavaScript
3 36 (16.07%) Java
4 30 (13.39%) T-SQL
5 23 (10.27%) C++
6 17 (7.59%) PHP
7 6 (2.68%) C
7 6 (2.68%) PL/SQL
8 5 (2.23%) VB
9 4 (1.79%) Python
9 4 (1.79%) TypeScript
9 4 (1.79%) VB.NET
10 2 (0.89%) Delphi
10 2 (0.89%) Objective-C
10 2 (0.89%) VB6
11 1 (0.45%) Apple Swift
11 1 (0.45%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.45%) VBScript
11 1 (0.45%) VC++
11 1 (0.45%) X++
Qualifications
1 35 (15.63%) Degree
2 10 (4.46%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.45%) ACCA
4 1 (0.45%) CIMA
4 1 (0.45%) ISEB
4 1 (0.45%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.45%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.45%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (2.68%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.45%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 44 (19.64%) Microsoft
2 20 (8.93%) Oracle
3 5 (2.23%) SAP
4 3 (1.34%) Sage
4 3 (1.34%) Sitecore
5 2 (0.89%) Zend
6 1 (0.45%) Adobe
6 1 (0.45%) Citrix
6 1 (0.45%) Cognos
6 1 (0.45%) Nintex
6 1 (0.45%) Pegasus
6 1 (0.45%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.45%) Tableau
6 1 (0.45%) Telerik
Dorset
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: Competitive Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Weymouth
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Dorset
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Poole
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Poole
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Package
Posted: 17 days ago
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Wimborne, Dorset
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: £20k - 25k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £46500 per annum + Package
Posted: 17 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £37000 - £42000 per annum + Package
Posted: 17 days ago
Poole
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £41000 per annum + Package
Posted: 17 days ago
Poole
greywood
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits, Flexi-Time
Posted: 23 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 17 days ago
Poole
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum + Package
Posted: 14 days ago
Bournemouth
SThree
Salary: £30000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Poole
Huxley
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Healthcare
Posted: 10 days ago
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
Poole
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 20 days ago