Period
to 20 August 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 20 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
Devon > Plymouth
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 10 11 4
Rank change year-on-year +1 -7 +3
Permanent jobs citing SQL 26 22 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Plymouth 17.11% 19.47% 31.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.37% 25.58% 39.06%
Number of salaries quoted 20 16 25
Plymouth median annual salary £32,500 £36,250 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.34% +11.54% -7.14%
10th Percentile £23,300 £28,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £50,575 £41,375 £50,050
Devon median annual salary £37,500 £36,742 £34,500
% change year-on-year +2.06% +6.50% -1.43%

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 95 86 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Plymouth 62.50% 76.11% 81.01%
Number of salaries quoted 71 76 64
Plymouth median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.69% -7.14%
10th Percentile £24,250 £22,125 £22,000
90th Percentile £48,750 £51,250 £46,600
Devon median annual salary £37,500 £36,742 £35,000
% change year-on-year +2.06% +4.98% -2.78%

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 20 August 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL in Plymouth

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 15 (57.69%) PHP
2 12 (46.15%) Linux
2 12 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (46.15%) Degree
3 11 (42.31%) Computer Science
4 8 (30.77%) Project Management
4 8 (30.77%) CSS
4 8 (30.77%) MySQL
4 8 (30.77%) JavaScript
4 8 (30.77%) C#
4 8 (30.77%) C++
4 8 (30.77%) HTML
5 7 (26.92%) MVC
5 7 (26.92%) Git (software)
5 7 (26.92%) Waterfall
6 6 (23.08%) SDLC
6 6 (23.08%) .NET
6 6 (23.08%) Python
6 6 (23.08%) Data Modelling
6 6 (23.08%) Problem-Solving
7 5 (19.23%) Acceptance Criteria
7 5 (19.23%) SMS
7 5 (19.23%) User Stories
7 5 (19.23%) Apple iOS
7 5 (19.23%) Android
7 5 (19.23%) Test Scripting
7 5 (19.23%) Data Analysis
7 5 (19.23%) Software Testing
8 4 (15.38%) Mathematics
8 4 (15.38%) JSON

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (15.38%) Confluence
1 4 (15.38%) OpenStack
2 2 (7.69%) Apache
2 2 (7.69%) Drupal
3 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (19.23%) SMS
2 2 (7.69%) DHCP
2 2 (7.69%) DNS
3 1 (3.85%) Firewall
3 1 (3.85%) Internet
3 1 (3.85%) iSCSI
3 1 (3.85%) NAS
3 1 (3.85%) SSL
3 1 (3.85%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (30.77%) MySQL
2 3 (11.54%) Big Data
2 3 (11.54%) Data Mining
3 2 (7.69%) Data Lake
3 2 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (7.69%) DB2
3 2 (7.69%) MongoDB
3 2 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.85%) Power BI
4 1 (3.85%) Qlik Sense
4 1 (3.85%) QlikView
4 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (26.92%) Git (software)
2 4 (15.38%) JIRA
General
1 2 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) Developer
2 7 (26.92%) PHP Developer
3 5 (19.23%) Software Tester
3 5 (19.23%) Tester
4 4 (15.38%) Angular Developer
4 4 (15.38%) C# Developer
4 4 (15.38%) C# Software Developer
4 4 (15.38%) JavaScript Developer
4 4 (15.38%) React Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Software Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Data Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Software Manager
6 2 (7.69%) Architect
6 2 (7.69%) IT Manager
6 2 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.85%) Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Business Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Junior
7 1 (3.85%) Junior Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) SQL BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (30.77%) CSS
1 8 (30.77%) HTML
2 6 (23.08%) .NET
3 4 (15.38%) AngularJS
3 4 (15.38%) JSON
3 4 (15.38%) Laravel
3 4 (15.38%) React
3 4 (15.38%) XML
4 2 (7.69%) HTML5
5 1 (3.85%) jQuery
5 1 (3.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 11 (42.31%) Computer Science
2 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (11.54%) Data Structures
3 3 (11.54%) NHS
4 1 (3.85%) Clustering
4 1 (3.85%) Driving Licence
4 1 (3.85%) Linked Data
4 1 (3.85%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (3.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (46.15%) Linux
2 5 (19.23%) Android
2 5 (19.23%) Apple iOS
3 4 (15.38%) Windows
4 3 (11.54%) Unix
5 2 (7.69%) Windows Server
6 1 (3.85%) Windows 10
6 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (30.77%) Project Management
3 7 (26.92%) MVC
3 7 (26.92%) Waterfall
4 6 (23.08%) Data Modelling
4 6 (23.08%) Problem-Solving
4 6 (23.08%) SDLC
5 5 (19.23%) Acceptance Criteria
5 5 (19.23%) Data Analysis
5 5 (19.23%) Software Testing
5 5 (19.23%) Test Scripting
5 5 (19.23%) User Stories
6 4 (15.38%) Data Migration
6 4 (15.38%) Mathematics
6 4 (15.38%) Migration
6 4 (15.38%) OO
7 3 (11.54%) Mentoring
7 3 (11.54%) Physics
7 3 (11.54%) RUP
7 3 (11.54%) Unified Process
Programming Languages
1 15 (57.69%) PHP
2 8 (30.77%) C#
2 8 (30.77%) C++
2 8 (30.77%) JavaScript
3 6 (23.08%) Python
4 4 (15.38%) C
5 2 (7.69%) R
6 1 (3.85%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (46.15%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) MCSE
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle
2 1 (3.85%) CheckPoint
2 1 (3.85%) Cisco
2 1 (3.85%) Sophos
2 1 (3.85%) Talend