Period
to 4 June 2020

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 4 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
South West > Somerset
6 months to
4 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 11 7 3
Rank change year-on-year -4 -4 +2
Permanent jobs citing SQL 86 149 219
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Somerset 14.78% 17.09% 22.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.06% 27.95% 38.62%
Number of salaries quoted 95 158 214
Median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25% +3.90%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,450 £27,197
90th Percentile £56,250 £54,125 £53,675
South West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

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 330 533 567
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 56.70% 61.12% 57.98%
Number of salaries quoted 288 408 492
Median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,638 £29,751
90th Percentile £64,125 £68,750 £62,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL in Somerset

SQL
Salary Trend in Somerset

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SQL in Somerset.

Salary trend for SQL in Somerset

SQL
Salary Histogram in Somerset

Salary distribution for jobs citing SQL in Somerset over the 6 months to 4 June 2020.

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 4 June 2020. 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 -3 57 £45,000 +12.50% 9
Clevedon -1 7 £32,500 -7.14%
Bridgwater +4 6 £50,000 +25.00%
Yeovil -16 5 £50,000 +33.33% 2
Street +4 3 £85,000 -5.56%
Minehead 0 3 £50,000 -
Taunton +7 1 £36,000 +9.52% 4
Portishead -10 1 £39,069 +21.14%
SQL
South West

For the 6 months to 4 June 2020, 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 44 (51.16%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (41.86%) Microsoft
3 35 (40.70%) Azure
4 34 (39.53%) SQL Server
5 29 (33.72%) Business Intelligence
6 26 (30.23%) JavaScript
6 26 (30.23%) T-SQL
7 23 (26.74%) .NET
7 23 (26.74%) DevOps
8 22 (25.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 22 (25.58%) C#
9 21 (24.42%) Scrum
10 20 (23.26%) MVC
10 20 (23.26%) Java
10 20 (23.26%) Unit Testing
10 20 (23.26%) Power BI
10 20 (23.26%) Power Platform
11 18 (20.93%) Finance
12 17 (19.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 16 (18.60%) ETL
13 16 (18.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 14 (16.28%) Git (software)
14 14 (16.28%) HTML
15 13 (15.12%) CSS
15 13 (15.12%) Linux
16 12 (13.95%) Python
16 12 (13.95%) Degree
16 12 (13.95%) NoSQL
17 11 (12.79%) OO
17 11 (12.79%) ASP.NET

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 4 (4.65%) Apache
1 4 (4.65%) Apache Solr
2 3 (3.49%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (3.49%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.33%) Tornado
4 1 (1.16%) nginx
Applications
1 8 (9.30%) Microsoft Excel
1 8 (9.30%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.33%) Raiser's Edge
2 1 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 35 (40.70%) Azure
2 20 (23.26%) Power Platform
3 8 (9.30%) Office 365
4 6 (6.98%) AWS
5 5 (5.81%) GCP
6 4 (4.65%) SaaS
7 3 (3.49%) Azure Active Directory
7 3 (3.49%) Azure Machine Learning
7 3 (3.49%) Google Analytics
7 3 (3.49%) PowerApps
8 2 (2.33%) Azure Data Factory
8 2 (2.33%) GitHub
9 1 (1.16%) Google Tag Manager
9 1 (1.16%) OpenShift
9 1 (1.16%) Power Automate
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.65%) Extranet
2 3 (3.49%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (39.53%) SQL Server
2 22 (25.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 20 (23.26%) Power BI
4 17 (19.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 16 (18.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 12 (13.95%) NoSQL
7 10 (11.63%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (10.47%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 8 (9.30%) OLAP
9 8 (9.30%) OLAP Cube
10 7 (8.14%) Big Data
11 5 (5.81%) MongoDB
11 5 (5.81%) MySQL
11 5 (5.81%) SQL Server 2012
12 4 (4.65%) PostgreSQL
13 3 (3.49%) Amazon Redshift
13 3 (3.49%) Relational Database
14 2 (2.33%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
14 2 (2.33%) BigQuery
14 2 (2.33%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 14 (16.28%) Git (software)
2 9 (10.47%) Subversion
3 6 (6.98%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (5.81%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 4 (4.65%) Gradle
5 4 (4.65%) Jenkins
5 4 (4.65%) Maven
5 4 (4.65%) Visual Studio
6 3 (3.49%) Eclipse
6 3 (3.49%) Eclipse RCP
6 3 (3.49%) GitLab
6 3 (3.49%) MSTest
6 3 (3.49%) NUnit
6 3 (3.49%) TeamCity
7 2 (2.33%) JIRA
7 2 (2.33%) JUnit
7 2 (2.33%) TestNG
8 1 (1.16%) Xcode
General
1 18 (20.93%) Finance
2 7 (8.14%) Marketing
3 6 (6.98%) Retail
4 2 (2.33%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.33%) Military
4 2 (2.33%) Public Sector
5 1 (1.16%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.16%) Automotive
5 1 (1.16%) Back Office
5 1 (1.16%) Electronics
5 1 (1.16%) Law
5 1 (1.16%) Police
5 1 (1.16%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 52 (60.47%) Developer
2 14 (16.28%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 13 (15.12%) Senior Developer
4 11 (12.79%) Analyst
5 7 (8.14%) Software Developer
6 6 (6.98%) Applications Developer
6 6 (6.98%) Web Developer
7 5 (5.81%) Data Engineer
7 5 (5.81%) Java Developer
7 5 (5.81%) Junior
7 5 (5.81%) Junior Developer
7 5 (5.81%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
7 5 (5.81%) SQL Developer
8 4 (4.65%) Angular Developer
8 4 (4.65%) Data Integration Developer
8 4 (4.65%) Full Stack Developer
8 4 (4.65%) Integration Developer
8 4 (4.65%) Senior Data Engineer
8 4 (4.65%) Senior JavaScript Developer
8 4 (4.65%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (26.74%) .NET
2 14 (16.28%) HTML
3 13 (15.12%) CSS
4 11 (12.79%) ASP.NET
4 11 (12.79%) React
5 10 (11.63%) Vue.js
6 9 (10.47%) .NET Framework
6 9 (10.47%) Entity Framework
7 7 (8.14%) AngularJS
7 7 (8.14%) REST
8 6 (6.98%) .NET Core
8 6 (6.98%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (6.98%) ASP.NET Web API
8 6 (6.98%) Laravel
8 6 (6.98%) Sass
9 5 (5.81%) SOAP
9 5 (5.81%) Spring
9 5 (5.81%) Web Services
10 4 (4.65%) HTML5
11 3 (3.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.81%) Mobile App
3 4 (4.65%) EPoS
3 4 (4.65%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (2.33%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.16%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.16%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.16%) NHS
5 1 (1.16%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 13 (15.12%) Linux
2 8 (9.30%) Unix
3 6 (6.98%) Windows
4 4 (4.65%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.16%) Android
5 1 (1.16%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (51.16%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (33.72%) Business Intelligence
3 23 (26.74%) DevOps
4 21 (24.42%) Scrum
5 20 (23.26%) MVC
5 20 (23.26%) Unit Testing
6 16 (18.60%) ETL
7 11 (12.79%) OO
8 10 (11.63%) Analytics
9 9 (10.47%) Dimensional Modelling
10 8 (9.30%) Fintech
11 7 (8.14%) Data Analysis
11 7 (8.14%) Kanban
11 7 (8.14%) Migration
12 6 (6.98%) Email Migration
12 6 (6.98%) Machine Learning
12 6 (6.98%) Software Engineering
12 6 (6.98%) Web Development
13 5 (5.81%) Decision-Making
13 5 (5.81%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (30.23%) JavaScript
1 26 (30.23%) T-SQL
2 22 (25.58%) C#
3 20 (23.26%) Java
4 12 (13.95%) Python
5 8 (9.30%) PHP
6 7 (8.14%) Go
7 6 (6.98%) VBA
8 4 (4.65%) C++
8 4 (4.65%) Ruby
9 3 (3.49%) PowerShell
10 2 (2.33%) C
10 2 (2.33%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.16%) Apple Swift
11 1 (1.16%) ES6
11 1 (1.16%) MATLAB
11 1 (1.16%) R
Qualifications
1 12 (13.95%) Degree
2 5 (5.81%) ISTQB
3 3 (3.49%) Numerate Degree
4 2 (2.33%) ISEB
5 1 (1.16%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.14%) QA
2 2 (2.33%) GDPR
System Software
1 9 (10.47%) Docker
2 6 (6.98%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (8.14%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 36 (41.86%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.14%) Google
3 6 (6.98%) HP
3 6 (6.98%) IBM
3 6 (6.98%) Symantec
3 6 (6.98%) Veritas
4 5 (5.81%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (3.49%) Marketo
6 2 (2.33%) CODA
6 2 (2.33%) Databricks
6 2 (2.33%) SAP
6 2 (2.33%) Tableau
7 1 (1.16%) Apple
7 1 (1.16%) Cadence
7 1 (1.16%) MAPICS
7 1 (1.16%) Sybase
7 1 (1.16%) VMware