Period
to 18 February 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 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
South West > Somerset
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 6 6 3
Rank change year-on-year 0 -3 +7
Permanent jobs citing SQL 275 294 321
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 22.52% 23.46% 25.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 36.14% 35.34% 41.37%
Number of salaries quoted 267 283 300
Somerset median annual salary £40,000 £40,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.23% +15.71% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £30,600 £24,175
90th Percentile £53,250 £55,000 £50,000
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +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 761 832 776
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 62.33% 66.40% 62.48%
Number of salaries quoted 657 725 689
Somerset median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £25,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £51,250
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,750 £39,000
% change year-on-year +4.29% +4.49% +4.00%

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 February 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 February 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 +4 193 £40,000 -5.88% 24
Clevedon - 23 £38,750 - 1
Taunton +1 18 £35,000 -7.89% 5
Street +16 9 £51,500 -31.33% 1
Frome - 4 £40,000 - 1
Bridgwater - 2 £47,500 -
Yeovil +2 1 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Portishead 0 1 £24,000 -35.14%
Weston-super-Mare - 1 £50,000 -
SQL
South West

For the 6 months to 18 February 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.

1 147 (53.45%) SQL Server
2 119 (43.27%) C#
3 111 (40.36%) .NET
4 103 (37.45%) Agile Software Development
5 99 (36.00%) MVC
6 92 (33.45%) Microsoft
7 86 (31.27%) JavaScript
8 75 (27.27%) HTML
9 74 (26.91%) ASP.NET
10 64 (23.27%) T-SQL
11 58 (21.09%) Business Intelligence
12 57 (20.73%) SDLC
13 56 (20.36%) CSS
14 53 (19.27%) Microsoft Azure
15 52 (18.91%) Java
16 50 (18.18%) Scrum
17 46 (16.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 45 (16.36%) Finance
18 45 (16.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 44 (16.00%) Software Engineering
20 41 (14.91%) jQuery
21 39 (14.18%) Entity Framework
22 37 (13.45%) Windows
23 35 (12.73%) Relational Database
24 33 (12.00%) ETL
25 32 (11.64%) MySQL
25 32 (11.64%) Google
25 32 (11.64%) Degree
26 31 (11.27%) .NET Framework
26 31 (11.27%) Web Development

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 14 (5.09%) IIS
2 13 (4.73%) Apache
3 10 (3.64%) BizTalk Server
4 8 (2.91%) Tomcat
5 4 (1.45%) MS Exchange
6 3 (1.09%) JBoss
6 3 (1.09%) SharePoint
6 3 (1.09%) SilverStripe
7 2 (0.73%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.36%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.36%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.36%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.36%) SAS
Applications
1 15 (5.45%) Microsoft Excel
2 14 (5.09%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (2.18%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (3.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.36%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.36%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.36%) SAP Business ByDesign
2 1 (0.36%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 53 (19.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (6.91%) SaaS
3 16 (5.82%) Amazon AWS
4 14 (5.09%) Google Cloud Platform
5 9 (3.27%) Office 365
6 4 (1.45%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (1.09%) Azure Data Factory
7 3 (1.09%) GitHub
8 2 (0.73%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
8 2 (0.73%) IaaS
8 2 (0.73%) OneDrive
8 2 (0.73%) PaaS
9 1 (0.36%) G Suite
9 1 (0.36%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.27%) Firewall
1 9 (3.27%) WAN
2 7 (2.55%) LAN
2 7 (2.55%) VLAN
3 6 (2.18%) DNS
3 6 (2.18%) Internet
3 6 (2.18%) SAN
3 6 (2.18%) SMS
3 6 (2.18%) TCP/IP
3 6 (2.18%) Wireless
4 5 (1.82%) SNMP
4 5 (1.82%) WLAN
5 4 (1.45%) DHCP
5 4 (1.45%) Ethernet
5 4 (1.45%) VoIP
6 3 (1.09%) HTTP
7 2 (0.73%) Kerberos
8 1 (0.36%) Intranet
8 1 (0.36%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 147 (53.45%) SQL Server
2 46 (16.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 45 (16.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 35 (12.73%) Relational Database
5 32 (11.64%) MySQL
6 28 (10.18%) Data Warehouse
7 25 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 22 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 17 (6.18%) PostgreSQL
10 15 (5.45%) QlikView
10 15 (5.45%) SQL Server 2014
11 14 (5.09%) Redis
12 13 (4.73%) MongoDB
12 13 (4.73%) NoSQL
12 13 (4.73%) Power BI
13 12 (4.36%) Apache Cassandra
13 12 (4.36%) Data Mining
14 10 (3.64%) BusinessObjects
14 10 (3.64%) SQL Server 2016
15 9 (3.27%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 30 (10.91%) Visual Studio
2 26 (9.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 22 (8.00%) Git (software)
4 16 (5.82%) Subversion
5 10 (3.64%) JUnit
6 7 (2.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 6 (2.18%) Bugzilla
7 6 (2.18%) Moq
7 6 (2.18%) PEAR
7 6 (2.18%) PHPUnit
7 6 (2.18%) Trac
7 6 (2.18%) Visual Studio Team System
8 5 (1.82%) Mockito
8 5 (1.82%) Selenium
9 4 (1.45%) Jenkins
10 3 (1.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (1.09%) Cucumber
10 3 (1.09%) Eclipse
10 3 (1.09%) NUnit
10 3 (1.09%) SpecFlow
General
1 45 (16.36%) Finance
2 17 (6.18%) Marketing
3 14 (5.09%) Manufacturing
4 12 (4.36%) Electronics
4 12 (4.36%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.45%) Advertising
6 3 (1.09%) Automotive
7 2 (0.73%) Banking
8 1 (0.36%) Billing
8 1 (0.36%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.36%) Front Office
8 1 (0.36%) Games
8 1 (0.36%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 184 (66.91%) Developer
2 67 (24.36%) .NET Developer
3 40 (14.55%) C# Developer
4 36 (13.09%) Software Developer
5 34 (12.36%) SQL Developer
6 31 (11.27%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 28 (10.18%) Senior Developer
8 27 (9.82%) .NET Software Developer
9 24 (8.73%) C# Software Developer
10 23 (8.36%) Software Engineer
11 22 (8.00%) Java Developer
12 21 (7.64%) C# .NET Developer
12 21 (7.64%) Web Developer
13 18 (6.55%) SQL BI Developer
14 17 (6.18%) Analyst
15 15 (5.45%) .NET Software Engineer
15 15 (5.45%) ASP.NET Developer
15 15 (5.45%) Junior
16 14 (5.09%) Business Developer
17 13 (4.73%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (40.36%) .NET
2 75 (27.27%) HTML
3 74 (26.91%) ASP.NET
4 56 (20.36%) CSS
5 41 (14.91%) jQuery
6 39 (14.18%) Entity Framework
7 31 (11.27%) .NET Framework
7 31 (11.27%) ASP.NET MVC
8 29 (10.55%) Web Services
9 27 (9.82%) AngularJS
9 27 (9.82%) HTML5
10 25 (9.09%) WCF
11 21 (7.64%) Ajax
11 21 (7.64%) Hibernate
12 19 (6.91%) Node.js
12 19 (6.91%) Spring
13 18 (6.55%) React
14 17 (6.18%) LAMP
15 15 (5.45%) Java EE
16 14 (5.09%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 27 (9.82%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (6.55%) Computer Science
3 11 (4.00%) Data Structures
4 9 (3.27%) Greenfield Project
5 6 (2.18%) Graphic Design
6 5 (1.82%) Fintech
6 5 (1.82%) Social Media
7 4 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.45%) User Experience
8 3 (1.09%) Digital Media
8 3 (1.09%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.73%) AS400
9 2 (0.73%) Minimum Viable Product
9 2 (0.73%) NHS
10 1 (0.36%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.36%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.36%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.36%) Replication
10 1 (0.36%) SCADA
10 1 (0.36%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 37 (13.45%) Windows
2 29 (10.55%) Linux
3 21 (7.64%) Windows Server
4 15 (5.45%) Windows 7
5 14 (5.09%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (4.36%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (3.64%) Windows 10
8 4 (1.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (1.09%) Unix
10 2 (0.73%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.36%) Android
11 1 (0.36%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.36%) Debian
11 1 (0.36%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.36%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.36%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (37.45%) Agile Software Development
2 99 (36.00%) MVC
3 58 (21.09%) Business Intelligence
4 57 (20.73%) SDLC
5 50 (18.18%) Scrum
6 44 (16.00%) Software Engineering
7 33 (12.00%) ETL
8 31 (11.27%) Web Development
9 29 (10.55%) Test Automation
10 25 (9.09%) Data Modelling
11 20 (7.27%) Stakeholder Management
12 18 (6.55%) E-Commerce
13 16 (5.82%) Data Analysis
14 15 (5.45%) Analytics
14 15 (5.45%) Unit Testing
15 14 (5.09%) CRM
16 13 (4.73%) Continuous Integration
16 13 (4.73%) Customer-Centricity
16 13 (4.73%) Mentoring
16 13 (4.73%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 119 (43.27%) C#
2 86 (31.27%) JavaScript
3 64 (23.27%) T-SQL
4 52 (18.91%) Java
5 17 (6.18%) PHP
6 13 (4.73%) PowerShell
7 10 (3.64%) Python
8 9 (3.27%) GraphQL
9 8 (2.91%) VBScript
10 6 (2.18%) Objective-C
10 6 (2.18%) Ruby
10 6 (2.18%) VB
10 6 (2.18%) VB.NET
11 5 (1.82%) PL/SQL
11 5 (1.82%) R
12 3 (1.09%) C++
12 3 (1.09%) VBA
13 2 (0.73%) C
13 2 (0.73%) RPG
13 2 (0.73%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 32 (11.64%) Degree
2 16 (5.82%) Computer Science Degree
3 12 (4.36%) ISTQB
4 5 (1.82%) Master's Degree
4 5 (1.82%) Security Cleared
5 4 (1.45%) ISEB
5 4 (1.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.73%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.36%) MCSA
7 1 (0.36%) MCSE
7 1 (0.36%) PhD
7 1 (0.36%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (7.64%) QA
2 5 (1.82%) SLA
3 1 (0.36%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.36%) GDPR
System Software
1 12 (4.36%) Active Directory
2 11 (4.00%) Docker
3 4 (1.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.73%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (0.36%) HDFS
5 1 (0.36%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.36%) KVM
5 1 (0.36%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.36%) Xen
Systems Management
1 10 (3.64%) Kubernetes
2 9 (3.27%) Terraform
3 3 (1.09%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.36%) Ganeti
4 1 (0.36%) Marathon
4 1 (0.36%) Mesos
4 1 (0.36%) Nagios
4 1 (0.36%) SCCM
4 1 (0.36%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 92 (33.45%) Microsoft
2 32 (11.64%) Google
3 14 (5.09%) Oracle
3 14 (5.09%) SAP
4 8 (2.91%) VMware
5 7 (2.55%) Citrix
5 7 (2.55%) Xamarin
6 5 (1.82%) Apple
6 5 (1.82%) Tableau
6 5 (1.82%) Twitter
7 4 (1.45%) Cisco
7 4 (1.45%) NetApp
7 4 (1.45%) Riverbed
7 4 (1.45%) Symantec
8 2 (0.73%) Facebook
8 2 (0.73%) IFS
8 2 (0.73%) PayPal
8 2 (0.73%) RedGate
8 2 (0.73%) ServiceNow
8 2 (0.73%) Teradata