Period
to 5 March 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 5 March 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
5 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 18 15 15
Rank change year-on-year -3 0 -12
Permanent jobs citing SQL 130 196 190
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 15.33% 13.32% 12.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.95% 20.87% 24.52%
Number of salaries quoted 124 163 180
Median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £25,500 £31,900 £26,175
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £61,250
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Gloucestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 521 939 775
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 61.44% 63.83% 52.76%
Number of salaries quoted 362 730 583
Median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,325 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,250 £65,000
South West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

Job postings citing SQL as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire.

Job vacancy trend for SQL in Gloucestershire

SQL
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SQL in Gloucestershire.

Salary trend for SQL in Gloucestershire

SQL
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

Salary distribution for jobs citing SQL in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 5 March 2021.

Salary histogram for SQL in Gloucestershire

SQL
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 5 March 2021. 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
Cheltenham -27 40 £39,250 -7.65% 14
Gloucester +3 25 £50,000 +8.70% 15
Tewkesbury +3 23 £32,500 -38.10% 1
Cirencester +9 6 £25,000 +16.28%
Stroud +3 5 £40,000 +42.86% 2
Dursley - 2 £47,500 -
SQL
South West

For the 6 months to 5 March 2021, 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for SQL.

1 46 (35.38%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (34.62%) Azure
3 44 (33.85%) AWS
4 39 (30.00%) Java
4 39 (30.00%) .NET
5 34 (26.15%) JavaScript
6 32 (24.62%) Microsoft
7 28 (21.54%) Git (software)
8 27 (20.77%) Business Intelligence
9 26 (20.00%) SQL Server
10 25 (19.23%) C#
10 25 (19.23%) Security Cleared
10 25 (19.23%) Terraform
11 24 (18.46%) DevOps
12 21 (16.15%) SAP
12 21 (16.15%) CRM
12 21 (16.15%) SaaS
13 20 (15.38%) CSS
14 19 (14.62%) Python
14 19 (14.62%) Software Engineering
14 19 (14.62%) AngularJS
14 19 (14.62%) AWS CloudFormation
14 19 (14.62%) Power Platform
15 18 (13.85%) Docker
15 18 (13.85%) HTML
15 18 (13.85%) Scrum
16 17 (13.08%) T-SQL
16 17 (13.08%) Linux
16 17 (13.08%) Microservices
16 17 (13.08%) React

SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 (6.15%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (3.08%) Confluence
2 4 (3.08%) IIS
3 3 (2.31%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.54%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.54%) ArcGIS
4 2 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (1.54%) JBoss
4 2 (1.54%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.54%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (1.54%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (1.54%) Skype for Business
4 2 (1.54%) WildFly
5 1 (0.77%) Jupyter
5 1 (0.77%) Moodle
5 1 (0.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 8 (6.15%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (3.85%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (3.85%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (1.54%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 9 (6.92%) SAP Business One
2 7 (5.38%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (3.85%) NetSuite
3 5 (3.85%) Sage X3
4 4 (3.08%) Sage 1000
5 3 (2.31%) FastStats
6 1 (0.77%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.77%) Odoo
6 1 (0.77%) ResourceLink
6 1 (0.77%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 45 (34.62%) Azure
2 44 (33.85%) AWS
3 21 (16.15%) SaaS
4 19 (14.62%) AWS CloudFormation
4 19 (14.62%) Power Platform
5 9 (6.92%) Dynamics 365
6 7 (5.38%) Amazon EC2
6 7 (5.38%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 7 (5.38%) AWS Lambda
6 7 (5.38%) Serverless
7 6 (4.62%) Logic Apps
8 5 (3.85%) GCP
9 3 (2.31%) Azure Active Directory
9 3 (2.31%) Azure Data Factory
9 3 (2.31%) Microsoft 365
10 2 (1.54%) GitHub
10 2 (1.54%) IaaS
10 2 (1.54%) npm
10 2 (1.54%) OpenShift
10 2 (1.54%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.31%) Firewall
2 2 (1.54%) SAN
2 2 (1.54%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (10.77%) Relational Database
2 14 (10.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (10.00%) NoSQL
3 13 (10.00%) Power BI
4 10 (7.69%) Amazon RDS
5 9 (6.92%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (6.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (6.15%) MySQL
7 6 (4.62%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (3.85%) Big Data
8 5 (3.85%) Crystal Reports
9 4 (3.08%) Data Lake
9 4 (3.08%) Tableau
10 2 (1.54%) Amazon Redshift
10 2 (1.54%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
10 2 (1.54%) Looker
10 2 (1.54%) MongoDB
10 2 (1.54%) Oracle Database
10 2 (1.54%) SQL Server 2019
Development Applications
1 28 (21.54%) Git (software)
2 14 (10.77%) JIRA
2 14 (10.77%) Visual Studio
3 7 (5.38%) Jenkins
3 7 (5.38%) Maven
3 7 (5.38%) ReSharper
4 5 (3.85%) Subversion
5 4 (3.08%) Flyway
6 3 (2.31%) Gradle
6 3 (2.31%) IntelliJ
6 3 (2.31%) JUnit
6 3 (2.31%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (1.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (1.54%) Bitbucket
7 2 (1.54%) Cucumber
7 2 (1.54%) Cypress.io
7 2 (1.54%) Eclipse
7 2 (1.54%) Liquibase
7 2 (1.54%) NetBeans
7 2 (1.54%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 14 (10.77%) Manufacturing
2 12 (9.23%) Finance
3 10 (7.69%) Marketing
4 9 (6.92%) Electronics
4 9 (6.92%) Public Sector
4 9 (6.92%) Telecoms
5 8 (6.15%) Billing
6 5 (3.85%) Retail
7 3 (2.31%) Aerospace
8 2 (1.54%) Publishing
9 1 (0.77%) Banking
9 1 (0.77%) Military
Job Titles
1 57 (43.85%) Developer
2 23 (17.69%) Analyst
3 20 (15.38%) Support Analyst
4 17 (13.08%) Technical Support
5 16 (12.31%) Technical Analyst
5 16 (12.31%) Technical Support Analyst
6 9 (6.92%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 9 (6.92%) SQL Developer
7 7 (5.38%) Architect
7 7 (5.38%) Backend Developer
7 7 (5.38%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 6 (4.62%) React Developer
8 6 (4.62%) Senior Analyst
8 6 (4.62%) Senior Support Analyst
8 6 (4.62%) Technical Architect
8 6 (4.62%) Tester
9 5 (3.85%) Java Developer
9 5 (3.85%) Senior Technical Analyst
9 5 (3.85%) Senior Technical Support
9 5 (3.85%) Senior Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (30.00%) .NET
2 20 (15.38%) CSS
3 19 (14.62%) AngularJS
4 18 (13.85%) HTML
5 17 (13.08%) React
6 12 (9.23%) RESTful
7 11 (8.46%) Node.js
8 10 (7.69%) .NET Framework
8 10 (7.69%) ASP.NET
9 7 (5.38%) ASP.NET Web API
9 7 (5.38%) React Native
9 7 (5.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 7 (5.38%) Vue.js
10 6 (4.62%) .NET Core
10 6 (4.62%) REST
10 6 (4.62%) WCF
10 6 (4.62%) XML
10 6 (4.62%) XSD
11 5 (3.85%) Java SE
11 5 (3.85%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.38%) Algorithms
2 6 (4.62%) User Experience
3 4 (3.08%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.08%) N-Tier
4 2 (1.54%) Augmented Reality
4 2 (1.54%) Linked Data
4 2 (1.54%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.54%) Semantic Web
5 1 (0.77%) Cyber Defence
5 1 (0.77%) Cyberattack
5 1 (0.77%) Cybercrime
5 1 (0.77%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.77%) Public Cloud
5 1 (0.77%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 17 (13.08%) Linux
2 9 (6.92%) Windows
3 6 (4.62%) Windows Server
4 3 (2.31%) VMS
5 2 (1.54%) Unix
6 1 (0.77%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.77%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.77%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (35.38%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (20.77%) Business Intelligence
3 24 (18.46%) DevOps
4 21 (16.15%) CRM
5 19 (14.62%) Software Engineering
6 18 (13.85%) Scrum
7 17 (13.08%) Analytics
7 17 (13.08%) Microservices
8 16 (12.31%) Front End Development
8 16 (12.31%) Mentoring
9 12 (9.23%) Data Cleansing
10 11 (8.46%) ETL
10 11 (8.46%) TDD
11 10 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
11 10 (7.69%) Data Modelling
11 10 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
11 10 (7.69%) Migration
12 9 (6.92%) Data Analysis
12 9 (6.92%) Data Analytics
12 9 (6.92%) IT Strategy
Programming Languages
1 39 (30.00%) Java
2 34 (26.15%) JavaScript
3 25 (19.23%) C#
4 19 (14.62%) Python
5 17 (13.08%) T-SQL
6 8 (6.15%) PowerShell
7 7 (5.38%) VB
7 7 (5.38%) VBScript
8 6 (4.62%) ES6
9 4 (3.08%) C
9 4 (3.08%) R
10 2 (1.54%) Java 8
10 2 (1.54%) PHP
10 2 (1.54%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.54%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.77%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.77%) C++
11 1 (0.77%) Scala
Qualifications
1 25 (19.23%) Security Cleared
2 12 (9.23%) DV Cleared
3 10 (7.69%) SC Cleared
4 4 (3.08%) Degree
5 2 (1.54%) CCA
5 2 (1.54%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (1.54%) CompTIA Security+
5 2 (1.54%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.54%) MCSA
5 2 (1.54%) MCSE
5 2 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.54%) Numerate Degree
5 2 (1.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.77%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.62%) QA
2 4 (3.08%) GDPR
3 2 (1.54%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.54%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (13.85%) Docker
2 3 (2.31%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.54%) vSphere
3 2 (1.54%) XenApp
3 2 (1.54%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.77%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.77%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 25 (19.23%) Terraform
2 10 (7.69%) Ansible
3 9 (6.92%) Kubernetes
4 2 (1.54%) NetBackup
4 2 (1.54%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (1.54%) Packer
4 2 (1.54%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (1.54%) vRealize
5 1 (0.77%) Docker Swarm
5 1 (0.77%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
Vendors
1 32 (24.62%) Microsoft
2 21 (16.15%) SAP
3 7 (5.38%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (3.85%) Oracle
4 5 (3.85%) Sage
5 3 (2.31%) Citrix
5 3 (2.31%) Databricks
5 3 (2.31%) IBM
5 3 (2.31%) VMware
6 2 (1.54%) Atlassian
6 2 (1.54%) Dell
6 2 (1.54%) EMC
6 2 (1.54%) JD Edwards
6 2 (1.54%) NetApp
6 2 (1.54%) Sophos
6 2 (1.54%) Symantec
7 1 (0.77%) Adobe
7 1 (0.77%) Google
7 1 (0.77%) HP
7 1 (0.77%) Telerik