Period
to 18 June 2018

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

SQL (Structured Query Language)
South West > Somerset
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 5 3
Rank change year-on-year +2 -2 +2
Permanent jobs citing SQL 210 332 292
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 21.04% 25.09% 23.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 36.78% 39.20% 38.88%
Number of salaries quoted 192 302 285
Somerset median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.90% +2.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £27,068 £26,250 £28,250
90th Percentile £53,400 £55,000 £57,500
South West median annual salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.27% +5.33% +4.17%

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 Somerset with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Somerset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 571 847 751
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 57.21% 64.02% 60.47%
Number of salaries quoted 492 698 665
Somerset median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £62,375 £55,000 £56,250
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL in Somerset

SQL
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for SQL in Somerset

SQL
Salary Histogram in Somerset

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

Salary histogram for SQL in Somerset

SQL
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 18 June 2018. 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
Bath +2 149 £40,000 +3.23% 11
Taunton +1 18 £35,500 -5.33% 3
Street +1 12 £40,000 +56.86%
Portishead 0 9 £35,000 -17.16% 1
Yeovil -10 4 £32,500 -18.75% 3
Clevedon -1 1 £30,000 -7.69%
Weston-super-Mare - 1 £50,000 - 1
SQL
South West

For the 6 months to 18 June 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 Somerset region with a requirement for SQL.

1 103 (49.05%) SQL Server
2 74 (35.24%) Agile Software Development
3 69 (32.86%) C#
4 65 (30.95%) Microsoft
5 55 (26.19%) T-SQL
5 55 (26.19%) MVC
6 53 (25.24%) .NET
7 47 (22.38%) Business Intelligence
8 44 (20.95%) JavaScript
9 43 (20.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 42 (20.00%) HTML
11 34 (16.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 32 (15.24%) Java
12 32 (15.24%) Analytical Skills
13 30 (14.29%) Finance
14 29 (13.81%) CSS
14 29 (13.81%) Relational Database
14 29 (13.81%) Web Development
15 28 (13.33%) Marketing
15 28 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
15 28 (13.33%) Problem-Solving
16 27 (12.86%) Windows
16 27 (12.86%) Scrum
17 26 (12.38%) ASP.NET
17 26 (12.38%) Team Foundation Server
18 25 (11.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 25 (11.90%) CRM
18 25 (11.90%) ETL
19 24 (11.43%) jQuery
20 23 (10.95%) Data Warehouse

SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 10 (4.76%) BizTalk Server
1 10 (4.76%) IIS
2 9 (4.29%) Tomcat
3 8 (3.81%) Apache
4 5 (2.38%) MS Exchange
4 5 (2.38%) SAS
5 4 (1.90%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.95%) Apache Pig
6 2 (0.95%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.48%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.48%) JBoss
7 1 (0.48%) Oracle UPK
Applications
1 20 (9.52%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (3.81%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (2.38%) SPSS
4 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 11 (5.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.95%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.48%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.48%) Oracle ASCP
3 1 (0.48%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.48%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 28 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (1.90%) Office 365
3 4 (1.90%) SaaS
4 3 (1.43%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.48%) Azure Machine Learning
5 1 (0.48%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.48%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.48%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.48%) Mimecast
5 1 (0.48%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.86%) LAN
1 6 (2.86%) WAN
2 5 (2.38%) DNS
2 5 (2.38%) Firewall
2 5 (2.38%) VLAN
3 4 (1.90%) DHCP
3 4 (1.90%) Ethernet
3 4 (1.90%) SAN
3 4 (1.90%) SNMP
3 4 (1.90%) TCP/IP
3 4 (1.90%) VoIP
3 4 (1.90%) Wireless
3 4 (1.90%) WLAN
4 1 (0.48%) Internet
4 1 (0.48%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (0.48%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (49.05%) SQL Server
2 43 (20.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 34 (16.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 29 (13.81%) Relational Database
5 25 (11.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 23 (10.95%) Data Warehouse
7 21 (10.00%) Power BI
8 16 (7.62%) SQL Server 2014
9 14 (6.67%) MySQL
9 14 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
10 12 (5.71%) MS Access
11 11 (5.24%) RDBMS
12 10 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
13 9 (4.29%) Oracle Database
13 9 (4.29%) QlikView
14 8 (3.81%) Oracle Database 10g
14 8 (3.81%) Oracle Database 11g
14 8 (3.81%) SQL Server 2005
14 8 (3.81%) SQL Server 2016
15 6 (2.86%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 26 (12.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 18 (8.57%) Visual Studio
3 10 (4.76%) Git (software)
4 6 (2.86%) Selenium
5 5 (2.38%) Jenkins
6 4 (1.90%) JIRA
7 3 (1.43%) Cucumber
7 3 (1.43%) Eclipse
7 3 (1.43%) JUnit
7 3 (1.43%) Subversion
8 2 (0.95%) JMeter
8 2 (0.95%) Moq
8 2 (0.95%) NUnit
8 2 (0.95%) PhpStorm
8 2 (0.95%) SoapUI
8 2 (0.95%) Toad
9 1 (0.48%) Apache Buildr
9 1 (0.48%) Gradle
9 1 (0.48%) NCrunch
9 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 30 (14.29%) Finance
2 28 (13.33%) Marketing
3 12 (5.71%) Manufacturing
4 10 (4.76%) Telecoms
5 9 (4.29%) Automotive
5 9 (4.29%) Electronics
6 3 (1.43%) Publishing
7 2 (0.95%) Banking
7 2 (0.95%) Games
7 2 (0.95%) Law
7 2 (0.95%) Multimedia
7 2 (0.95%) Retail
8 1 (0.48%) Billing
8 1 (0.48%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 117 (55.71%) Developer
2 42 (20.00%) Analyst
3 29 (13.81%) SQL Developer
4 24 (11.43%) .NET Developer
5 21 (10.00%) C# Developer
6 20 (9.52%) Software Developer
7 15 (7.14%) Administrator
7 15 (7.14%) Applications Support
7 15 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 13 (6.19%) C# Software Developer
8 13 (6.19%) Data Analyst
9 12 (5.71%) Java Developer
10 11 (5.24%) Applications Support Analyst
10 11 (5.24%) Senior Analyst
10 11 (5.24%) Support Analyst
10 11 (5.24%) Web Developer
11 10 (4.76%) C# .NET Developer
11 10 (4.76%) Database Developer
11 10 (4.76%) DBA
11 10 (4.76%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (25.24%) .NET
2 42 (20.00%) HTML
3 29 (13.81%) CSS
4 26 (12.38%) ASP.NET
5 24 (11.43%) jQuery
6 23 (10.95%) Web Services
7 20 (9.52%) Entity Framework
7 20 (9.52%) WCF
8 16 (7.62%) ASP.NET MVC
9 14 (6.67%) HTML5
9 14 (6.67%) Spring
10 12 (5.71%) Ajax
10 12 (5.71%) AngularJS
11 10 (4.76%) .NET Framework
12 8 (3.81%) Spring MVC
13 7 (3.33%) Hibernate
13 7 (3.33%) WPF
14 5 (2.38%) Node.js
14 5 (2.38%) ODBC
14 5 (2.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 32 (15.24%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (5.71%) NHS
3 10 (4.76%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (2.38%) Computer Science
4 5 (2.38%) Fintech
5 4 (1.90%) Data Structures
5 4 (1.90%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.43%) Data Centre
6 3 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.43%) Public Cloud
7 2 (0.95%) AS400
7 2 (0.95%) Digital Media
7 2 (0.95%) Minimum Viable Product
7 2 (0.95%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (0.95%) Social Media
8 1 (0.48%) 3D Graphics
8 1 (0.48%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.48%) Replication
8 1 (0.48%) SCADA
8 1 (0.48%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 27 (12.86%) Windows
2 22 (10.48%) Linux
3 17 (8.10%) Windows Server
4 9 (4.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (2.86%) Windows 7
5 6 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.95%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.48%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (35.24%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (26.19%) MVC
3 47 (22.38%) Business Intelligence
4 29 (13.81%) Web Development
5 28 (13.33%) Problem-Solving
6 27 (12.86%) Scrum
7 25 (11.90%) CRM
7 25 (11.90%) ETL
8 22 (10.48%) Test Automation
9 19 (9.05%) Analytics
10 18 (8.57%) SDLC
11 17 (8.10%) Data Analysis
11 17 (8.10%) ITIL
12 15 (7.14%) Migration
12 15 (7.14%) Waterfall
13 13 (6.19%) Data Modelling
14 12 (5.71%) Continuous Integration
14 12 (5.71%) Decision-Making
14 12 (5.71%) Software Engineering
14 12 (5.71%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 69 (32.86%) C#
2 55 (26.19%) T-SQL
3 44 (20.95%) JavaScript
4 32 (15.24%) Java
5 17 (8.10%) Python
6 14 (6.67%) PowerShell
7 8 (3.81%) VBA
8 7 (3.33%) PHP
8 7 (3.33%) VB
9 6 (2.86%) Ruby
10 5 (2.38%) R
11 3 (1.43%) C
12 2 (0.95%) C++
12 2 (0.95%) ES6
12 2 (0.95%) MATLAB
12 2 (0.95%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.95%) RPG
12 2 (0.95%) RPG IV
12 2 (0.95%) RPG/400
12 2 (0.95%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (6.19%) Degree
2 8 (3.81%) ISTQB
3 6 (2.86%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (2.86%) ISEB
3 6 (2.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (2.38%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.43%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (1.43%) DV Cleared
5 3 (1.43%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.95%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.48%) MCP
7 1 (0.48%) MCSE
7 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.81%) QA
2 6 (2.86%) Data Quality
3 5 (2.38%) GDPR
4 2 (0.95%) SLA
5 1 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (2.38%) Active Directory
1 5 (2.38%) Docker
2 4 (1.90%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.95%) XenServer
4 1 (0.48%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.48%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.48%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (1.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (0.95%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.48%) Ansible
3 1 (0.48%) Nagios
3 1 (0.48%) Terraform
3 1 (0.48%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 65 (30.95%) Microsoft
2 22 (10.48%) Oracle
3 17 (8.10%) Tableau
4 11 (5.24%) SAP
5 9 (4.29%) Cognos
6 8 (3.81%) Google
6 8 (3.81%) VMware
7 6 (2.86%) Cisco
7 6 (2.86%) Citrix
8 4 (1.90%) NetApp
8 4 (1.90%) Riverbed
8 4 (1.90%) Symantec
8 4 (1.90%) Xamarin
9 3 (1.43%) ATG
9 3 (1.43%) ServiceNow
10 2 (0.95%) Apple
11 1 (0.48%) Alteryx
11 1 (0.48%) Cloudera
11 1 (0.48%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.48%) Sage