Period
to 18 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Plymouth 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 18 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
Devon > Plymouth
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 8 4 8
Rank change year-on-year -4 +4 +3
Permanent jobs citing SQL 22 23 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Plymouth 16.67% 26.14% 20.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.85% 46.00% 27.38%
Number of salaries quoted 17 14 23
Plymouth median annual salary £29,500 £38,386 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.15% -26.88% +40.00%
10th Percentile £24,250 £29,875 £25,000
90th Percentile £59,100 £45,700 £53,750
Devon median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -12.50% +6.67% +7.14%

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 Plymouth with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Plymouth
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 65 50 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Plymouth 49.24% 56.82% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 51 40 79
Plymouth median annual salary £35,000 £38,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +13.24% -2.86%
10th Percentile £24,250 £26,700 £22,950
90th Percentile £57,500 £51,250 £53,750
Devon median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% -

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Plymouth

Job postings citing SQL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Plymouth.

Job vacancy trend for SQL in Plymouth

SQL
Salary Trend in Plymouth

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL in Plymouth.

Salary trend for SQL in Plymouth

SQL
Salary Histogram in Plymouth

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL in Plymouth over the 6 months to 18 November 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL in Plymouth

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Plymouth region with a requirement for SQL.

1 14 (63.64%) Degree
2 13 (59.09%) Linux
3 9 (40.91%) Project Management
3 9 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (40.91%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (36.36%) Data Analysis
4 8 (36.36%) Computer Science
4 8 (36.36%) PHP
5 7 (31.82%) MySQL
5 7 (31.82%) Migration
5 7 (31.82%) Data Migration
5 7 (31.82%) Problem-Solving
6 6 (27.27%) Android
6 6 (27.27%) Git (software)
6 6 (27.27%) Data Structures
6 6 (27.27%) Data Mining
7 5 (22.73%) C++
7 5 (22.73%) Software Testing
7 5 (22.73%) User Stories
7 5 (22.73%) Test Scripting
7 5 (22.73%) Apple iOS
7 5 (22.73%) Acceptance Criteria
8 4 (18.18%) C#
9 3 (13.64%) .NET
9 3 (13.64%) Mathematics
9 3 (13.64%) Mentoring
10 2 (9.09%) Coaching
10 2 (9.09%) BDD
10 2 (9.09%) MongoDB
10 2 (9.09%) Microservices

SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Plymouth 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) DHCP
1 1 (4.55%) DNS
1 1 (4.55%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (31.82%) MySQL
2 6 (27.27%) Data Mining
3 2 (9.09%) Data Lake
3 2 (9.09%) DB2
3 2 (9.09%) MongoDB
3 2 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
4 1 (4.55%) Big Data
4 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (4.55%) Power BI
4 1 (4.55%) Qlik Sense
4 1 (4.55%) QlikView
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (27.27%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Data Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) Software Tester
2 5 (22.73%) Tester
3 4 (18.18%) Architect
4 3 (13.64%) Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Software Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Systems Architect
6 1 (4.55%) .NET Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (4.55%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (4.55%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Development Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Junior Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Junior Business Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Lead Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Lead Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.55%) PHP Developer
6 1 (4.55%) SQL BI Developer
6 1 (4.55%) SQL Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) .NET
2 2 (9.09%) CSS
2 2 (9.09%) HTML
3 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (4.55%) jQuery
3 1 (4.55%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (36.36%) Computer Science
3 6 (27.27%) Data Structures
4 2 (9.09%) NHS
4 2 (9.09%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (4.55%) Driving Licence
5 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (59.09%) Linux
2 6 (27.27%) Android
3 5 (22.73%) Apple iOS
4 1 (4.55%) Windows
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (40.91%) Project Management
2 8 (36.36%) Data Analysis
3 7 (31.82%) Data Migration
3 7 (31.82%) Migration
3 7 (31.82%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (22.73%) Acceptance Criteria
4 5 (22.73%) Software Testing
4 5 (22.73%) Test Scripting
4 5 (22.73%) User Stories
5 3 (13.64%) Mathematics
5 3 (13.64%) Mentoring
6 2 (9.09%) BDD
6 2 (9.09%) Coaching
6 2 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (9.09%) Data Architecture
6 2 (9.09%) Domain-Driven Design
6 2 (9.09%) Kanban
6 2 (9.09%) Microservices
6 2 (9.09%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 8 (36.36%) PHP
2 5 (22.73%) C++
3 4 (18.18%) C#
4 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.55%) Java
5 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.55%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (63.64%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle
1 1 (4.55%) Xamarin