Period
to 24 September 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 24 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
24 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 10 19 16
Rank change year-on-year +9 -3 -3
Permanent jobs citing SQL 201 84 250
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 19.02% 13.19% 13.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.33% 22.52% 20.56%
Number of salaries quoted 159 63 200
10th Percentile £28,650 £27,500 £26,250
25th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £40,000 £44,500
Median % change year-on-year +12.50% -10.11% -1.11%
75th Percentile £52,500 £53,750 £54,063
90th Percentile £53,550 £56,050 £62,275
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +8.43% +3.75%

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 603 373 1,216
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 57.05% 58.56% 65.80%
Number of salaries quoted 326 301 936
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,250 £30,250
25th Percentile £36,250 £36,250 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -5.00% - +5.26%
75th Percentile £57,500 £62,500 £60,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £66,250
South West median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% +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 24 September 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 24 September 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 +11 112 £46,000 +22.67% 16
Gloucester -16 43 £45,079 +28.80% 15
Tewkesbury -7 16 £47,500 +35.71%
Cirencester +9 5 £31,500 -40.00%
Mitcheldean - 1 £35,000 -
SQL
South West

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 95 (47.26%) Microsoft
2 81 (40.30%) Business Intelligence
3 79 (39.30%) Azure
4 68 (33.83%) PowerShell
5 67 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
5 67 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 62 (30.85%) Finance
7 60 (29.85%) AWS
8 57 (28.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 55 (27.36%) T-SQL
10 51 (25.37%) ETL
11 49 (24.38%) Python
11 49 (24.38%) Analytics
12 48 (23.88%) DevOps
12 48 (23.88%) Social Skills
13 47 (23.38%) Data Modelling
13 47 (23.38%) Power Platform
13 47 (23.38%) Power BI
14 43 (21.39%) GitHub
15 37 (18.41%) Problem-Solving
16 36 (17.91%) Performance Tuning
16 36 (17.91%) Windows
16 36 (17.91%) Migration
16 36 (17.91%) Agile Software Development
17 35 (17.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 34 (16.92%) Security Cleared
18 34 (16.92%) .NET
19 32 (15.92%) Linux
20 31 (15.42%) Mentoring
21 30 (14.93%) User Experience

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 15 (7.46%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.49%) Apache Spark
2 5 (2.49%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (2.49%) MS Exchange
2 5 (2.49%) SharePoint 2013
2 5 (2.49%) Skype for Business
3 3 (1.49%) IIS
4 1 (0.50%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (2.49%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.50%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (3.48%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
2 2 (1.00%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.00%) FastStats
2 2 (1.00%) FastStats PeopleStage
2 2 (1.00%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.50%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 79 (39.30%) Azure
2 60 (29.85%) AWS
3 47 (23.38%) Power Platform
4 43 (21.39%) GitHub
5 22 (10.95%) Snowflake
6 18 (8.96%) SaaS
7 10 (4.98%) GCP
8 7 (3.48%) Matillion
9 6 (2.99%) Dynamics 365
10 5 (2.49%) Azure Data Factory
10 5 (2.49%) IaaS
10 5 (2.49%) Microsoft 365
11 2 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
11 2 (1.00%) Pure360
12 1 (0.50%) Amazon EMR
12 1 (0.50%) Amazon S3
12 1 (0.50%) AWS CloudFormation
12 1 (0.50%) Azure Functions
12 1 (0.50%) Boomi
12 1 (0.50%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.99%) DHCP
1 6 (2.99%) DNS
1 6 (2.99%) SAN
1 6 (2.99%) TCP/IP
2 5 (2.49%) Fibre Channel
2 5 (2.49%) iSCSI
2 5 (2.49%) MPLS
2 5 (2.49%) Skype
3 2 (1.00%) SSH
4 1 (0.50%) Firewall
4 1 (0.50%) FTP
4 1 (0.50%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (0.50%) LAN
4 1 (0.50%) VoIP
4 1 (0.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 67 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 57 (28.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 47 (23.38%) Power BI
4 35 (17.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 29 (14.43%) SQL Server 2016
6 27 (13.43%) MongoDB
7 12 (5.97%) MySQL
7 12 (5.97%) Relational Database
7 12 (5.97%) SQL Server 2012
8 9 (4.48%) Tableau
9 7 (3.48%) OLTP
9 7 (3.48%) SQL Server 2017
10 6 (2.99%) Data Lake
11 5 (2.49%) NoSQL
11 5 (2.49%) SQL Server 2005
11 5 (2.49%) SQL Server 2008
11 5 (2.49%) SQL Server 2014
12 4 (1.99%) Big Data
12 4 (1.99%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 28 (13.93%) Team Foundation Server
2 21 (10.45%) Git (software)
3 8 (3.98%) JIRA
4 7 (3.48%) Visual Studio
5 5 (2.49%) Jenkins
5 5 (2.49%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (1.00%) Cucumber
6 2 (1.00%) Flyway
6 2 (1.00%) Selenium
6 2 (1.00%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.50%) Cypress.io
7 1 (0.50%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.50%) JMeter
7 1 (0.50%) Maven
General
1 62 (30.85%) Finance
2 48 (23.88%) Social Skills
3 30 (14.93%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (4.98%) Retail
5 9 (4.48%) Marketing
6 7 (3.48%) Aerospace
6 7 (3.48%) Manufacturing
7 5 (2.49%) Electronics
7 5 (2.49%) Games
7 5 (2.49%) Public Sector
8 4 (1.99%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.50%) Documentation Skills
9 1 (0.50%) Organisational Skills
9 1 (0.50%) Social Housing
Job Titles
1 87 (43.28%) Developer
2 54 (26.87%) Administrator
3 48 (23.88%) DBA
4 28 (13.93%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 23 (11.44%) SQL Developer
6 19 (9.45%) Senior DBA
7 17 (8.46%) Analyst
7 17 (8.46%) Data Engineer
8 15 (7.46%) SQL DBA
9 14 (6.97%) C# Developer
10 13 (6.47%) Applications Support
10 13 (6.47%) Power BI Developer
11 11 (5.47%) Azure Developer
11 11 (5.47%) Senior SQL DBA
11 11 (5.47%) Senior SQL Server DBA
11 11 (5.47%) SQL Server DBA
12 10 (4.98%) Consultant
13 9 (4.48%) .NET Developer
13 9 (4.48%) ERP Consultant
13 9 (4.48%) ERP Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (16.92%) .NET
2 17 (8.46%) ASP.NET
2 17 (8.46%) React
3 14 (6.97%) ASP.NET MVC
4 13 (6.47%) .NET Framework
4 13 (6.47%) AngularJS
4 13 (6.47%) Vue.js
5 12 (5.97%) HTML
6 10 (4.98%) CSS
6 10 (4.98%) XML
7 9 (4.48%) Web Services
8 8 (3.98%) .NET Core
8 8 (3.98%) REST
9 7 (3.48%) Blazor
9 7 (3.48%) SOAP
9 7 (3.48%) WPF
10 6 (2.99%) Entity Framework
11 4 (1.99%) ASP.NET Web API
11 4 (1.99%) jQuery
12 3 (1.49%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 30 (14.93%) User Experience
2 22 (10.95%) Clustering
3 12 (5.97%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (3.98%) Self-Motivation
5 6 (2.99%) Analytical Mindset
5 6 (2.99%) Driving Licence
5 6 (2.99%) Greenfield Project
6 5 (2.49%) Data Centre
6 5 (2.49%) Replication
7 4 (1.99%) Algorithms
7 4 (1.99%) Marketing Technology
8 3 (1.49%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.00%) Acoustics
9 2 (1.00%) Legacy Systems
9 2 (1.00%) Linux Command Line
9 2 (1.00%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.00%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.50%) Housing Association
10 1 (0.50%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.50%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 36 (17.91%) Windows
2 32 (15.92%) Linux
3 29 (14.43%) Windows Server 2012
3 29 (14.43%) Windows Server 2016
3 29 (14.43%) Windows Server 2019
4 24 (11.94%) CentOS
5 8 (3.98%) Windows Server
6 3 (1.49%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.00%) Android
7 2 (1.00%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.50%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (40.30%) Business Intelligence
2 51 (25.37%) ETL
3 49 (24.38%) Analytics
4 48 (23.88%) DevOps
5 47 (23.38%) Data Modelling
6 37 (18.41%) Problem-Solving
7 36 (17.91%) Agile Software Development
7 36 (17.91%) Migration
7 36 (17.91%) Performance Tuning
8 31 (15.42%) Mentoring
9 28 (13.93%) Fintech
9 28 (13.93%) Performance Monitoring
10 25 (12.44%) Data Security
11 24 (11.94%) Capacity Management
11 24 (11.94%) Storage Management
12 22 (10.95%) Database Mirroring
12 22 (10.95%) ERP
12 22 (10.95%) High Availability
13 18 (8.96%) Disaster Recovery
13 18 (8.96%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 68 (33.83%) PowerShell
2 55 (27.36%) T-SQL
3 49 (24.38%) Python
4 30 (14.93%) C#
5 26 (12.94%) Bash Shell
6 21 (10.45%) JavaScript
7 16 (7.96%) R
8 11 (5.47%) Java
9 8 (3.98%) VB.NET
10 7 (3.48%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 7 (3.48%) TypeScript
11 6 (2.99%) VB
11 6 (2.99%) XPath
12 5 (2.49%) VBScript
13 4 (1.99%) C++
14 2 (1.00%) Perl
14 2 (1.00%) PHP
15 1 (0.50%) ActionScript
15 1 (0.50%) ActionScript 2.0
15 1 (0.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 34 (16.92%) Security Cleared
2 18 (8.96%) Degree
3 9 (4.48%) SC Cleared
4 8 (3.98%) DV Cleared
5 6 (2.99%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (2.49%) CCA
6 5 (2.49%) Citrix Certification
6 5 (2.49%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (2.49%) MCSA
6 5 (2.49%) MCSE
6 5 (2.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (1.00%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (1.00%) ISEB
7 2 (1.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (14.93%) GDPR
2 16 (7.96%) Data Quality
3 10 (4.98%) QA
4 5 (2.49%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 5 (2.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.50%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (2.99%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (2.49%) vSphere
2 5 (2.49%) XenApp
2 5 (2.49%) XenDesktop
3 2 (1.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (2.49%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (0.50%) Ansible
2 1 (0.50%) Packer
2 1 (0.50%) Terraform
Vendors
1 95 (47.26%) Microsoft
2 27 (13.43%) Oracle
2 27 (13.43%) Salesforce.com
3 24 (11.94%) Red Hat
4 14 (6.97%) SAP
5 9 (4.48%) Google
6 8 (3.98%) VMware
7 7 (3.48%) IBM
8 6 (2.99%) Citrix
8 6 (2.99%) Databricks
8 6 (2.99%) Dell
9 5 (2.49%) EMC
9 5 (2.49%) NetApp
9 5 (2.49%) Sophos
10 3 (1.49%) Cognos
10 3 (1.49%) JD Edwards
11 2 (1.00%) Alterian
11 2 (1.00%) Apteco
11 2 (1.00%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
12 1 (0.50%) MuleSoft