Period
to 11 December 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 11 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
South West > Somerset
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 5 5 7
Rank change year-on-year 0 +2 -4
Permanent jobs citing SQL 196 297 292
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 20.04% 22.71% 22.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.77% 35.40% 34.76%
Number of salaries quoted 179 282 264
Somerset median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,281
Median salary % change year-on-year - -0.70% +15.09%
10th Percentile £31,150 £27,500 £26,788
90th Percentile £60,150 £52,500 £55,000
South West median annual salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.25% - +6.67%

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 617 839 840
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 63.09% 64.14% 64.62%
Number of salaries quoted 477 721 747
Somerset median annual salary £42,028 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.51% +2.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,000 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £66,750 £58,750 £57,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.90%

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 11 December 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 11 December 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 -1 107 £40,500 +1.25% 12
Yeovil - 23 £37,500 - 4
Taunton 0 19 £38,750 +4.38% 4
Weston-super-Mare -10 9 £32,500 +44.44% 3
Street +1 8 £82,500 +60.19% 1
Clevedon -2 8 £40,000 +14.29% 2
Shepton Mallet - 6 £42,500 -
Minehead - 1 - -
SQL
South West

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 64 (32.65%) JavaScript
2 63 (32.14%) HTML
2 63 (32.14%) CSS
3 62 (31.63%) C#
4 60 (30.61%) Agile Software Development
5 52 (26.53%) SQL Server
6 47 (23.98%) Business Intelligence
7 46 (23.47%) .NET
8 44 (22.45%) Git (software)
9 38 (19.39%) Microsoft
10 33 (16.84%) Java
11 32 (16.33%) Software Engineering
12 31 (15.82%) Python
13 30 (15.31%) T-SQL
14 29 (14.80%) Finance
14 29 (14.80%) Microsoft Azure
14 29 (14.80%) AngularJS
15 27 (13.78%) Degree
16 26 (13.27%) Linux
17 25 (12.76%) ETL
17 25 (12.76%) SDLC
18 24 (12.24%) Scala
19 23 (11.73%) Web Development
19 23 (11.73%) HTML5
20 22 (11.22%) Amazon AWS
20 22 (11.22%) Test Automation
20 22 (11.22%) Big Data
20 22 (11.22%) ASP.NET
21 21 (10.71%) Web Services
21 21 (10.71%) Windows

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 21 (10.71%) Apache Spark
2 11 (5.61%) Apache
3 8 (4.08%) MS Exchange
4 7 (3.57%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (2.55%) IIS
5 5 (2.55%) SAS
6 3 (1.53%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.02%) nginx
7 2 (1.02%) WordPress
8 1 (0.51%) CMS
8 1 (0.51%) JBoss
8 1 (0.51%) NServiceBus
8 1 (0.51%) WebLogic
Applications
1 8 (4.08%) Microsoft Excel
1 8 (4.08%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (4.08%) Payment Gateway
2 3 (1.53%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.51%) Magento
3 1 (0.51%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 29 (14.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (11.22%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (4.59%) Office 365
4 7 (3.57%) Amazon Kinesis
5 6 (3.06%) Dynamics 365
6 5 (2.55%) Google Cloud Platform
7 4 (2.04%) PaaS
8 2 (1.02%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.51%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.51%) Mimecast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (26.53%) SQL Server
2 22 (11.22%) Big Data
3 21 (10.71%) Power BI
4 19 (9.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 18 (9.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 13 (6.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 10 (5.10%) Azure SQL Database
7 10 (5.10%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (5.10%) MySQL
8 9 (4.59%) Hadoop
9 7 (3.57%) Amazon Redshift
9 7 (3.57%) NoSQL
9 7 (3.57%) phpMyAdmin
10 6 (3.06%) PostgreSQL
10 6 (3.06%) SQL Server 2008
11 4 (2.04%) QlikView
11 4 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
12 3 (1.53%) Geospatial Data
12 3 (1.53%) SQL Server 2014
13 2 (1.02%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 44 (22.45%) Git (software)
2 19 (9.69%) Visual Studio
3 16 (8.16%) Team Foundation Server
4 12 (6.12%) Jenkins
5 11 (5.61%) Eclipse
6 9 (4.59%) Eclipse RCP
7 8 (4.08%) Selenium
7 8 (4.08%) Subversion
8 6 (3.06%) JIRA
9 5 (2.55%) JUnit
9 5 (2.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 4 (2.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 4 (2.04%) Bitbucket
10 4 (2.04%) CircleCI
11 3 (1.53%) Cucumber
11 3 (1.53%) Octopus Deploy
11 3 (1.53%) Visual Studio Team System
12 2 (1.02%) NUnit
12 2 (1.02%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 2 (1.02%) WebDriver
General
1 29 (14.80%) Finance
2 9 (4.59%) Manufacturing
3 5 (2.55%) Marketing
3 5 (2.55%) Retail
4 3 (1.53%) Electronics
4 3 (1.53%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.02%) Law
6 1 (0.51%) Advertising
6 1 (0.51%) Banking
6 1 (0.51%) Local Government
6 1 (0.51%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.51%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 107 (54.59%) Developer
2 32 (16.33%) Software Developer
3 24 (12.24%) Software Engineer
4 21 (10.71%) Analyst
4 21 (10.71%) SQL Developer
5 15 (7.65%) Web Developer
6 14 (7.14%) .NET Developer
6 14 (7.14%) Java Developer
7 11 (5.61%) Data Engineer
8 10 (5.10%) Senior Software Engineer
9 9 (4.59%) Data Scientist
9 9 (4.59%) Junior
10 8 (4.08%) C# Developer
11 7 (3.57%) Administrator
11 7 (3.57%) C# .NET Developer
11 7 (3.57%) Data Analyst
11 7 (3.57%) Principal Engineer
11 7 (3.57%) Programmer
12 6 (3.06%) Software Analyst
12 6 (3.06%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (32.14%) CSS
1 63 (32.14%) HTML
2 46 (23.47%) .NET
3 29 (14.80%) AngularJS
4 23 (11.73%) HTML5
5 22 (11.22%) ASP.NET
6 21 (10.71%) Web Services
7 19 (9.69%) jQuery
8 15 (7.65%) ASP.NET Web API
9 14 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 13 (6.63%) Node.js
11 12 (6.12%) .NET Framework
11 12 (6.12%) Hibernate
11 12 (6.12%) React
11 12 (6.12%) RESTful
11 12 (6.12%) Spring
12 11 (5.61%) WCF
13 10 (5.10%) JSON
13 10 (5.10%) XML
14 9 (4.59%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (7.65%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (5.10%) NHS
3 8 (4.08%) AS400
4 5 (2.55%) Algorithms
4 5 (2.55%) Life Science
5 4 (2.04%) Data Centre
5 4 (2.04%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (1.53%) Analytical Mindset
6 3 (1.53%) Chip and PIN
6 3 (1.53%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.53%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.53%) Renewable Energy
6 3 (1.53%) Replication
7 2 (1.02%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.02%) Fintech
7 2 (1.02%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.51%) 3D Graphics
8 1 (0.51%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.51%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 26 (13.27%) Linux
2 21 (10.71%) Windows
3 2 (1.02%) Debian
3 2 (1.02%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (30.61%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (23.98%) Business Intelligence
3 32 (16.33%) Software Engineering
4 25 (12.76%) ETL
4 25 (12.76%) SDLC
5 23 (11.73%) Web Development
6 22 (11.22%) Test Automation
7 21 (10.71%) Analytics
7 21 (10.71%) Unit Testing
8 20 (10.20%) BDD
9 19 (9.69%) MVC
9 19 (9.69%) TDD
10 18 (9.18%) Problem-Solving
11 17 (8.67%) Data Science
11 17 (8.67%) Machine Learning
12 14 (7.14%) Deep Learning
12 14 (7.14%) OO
12 14 (7.14%) Project Management
12 14 (7.14%) Visualisation
13 13 (6.63%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 64 (32.65%) JavaScript
2 62 (31.63%) C#
3 33 (16.84%) Java
4 31 (15.82%) Python
5 30 (15.31%) T-SQL
6 24 (12.24%) Scala
7 14 (7.14%) PHP
8 12 (6.12%) R
9 11 (5.61%) C++
10 9 (4.59%) Ruby
11 8 (4.08%) C
11 8 (4.08%) RPG
11 8 (4.08%) RPG IV
12 7 (3.57%) VB
13 6 (3.06%) PL/SQL
13 6 (3.06%) PowerShell
13 6 (3.06%) VB.NET
14 4 (2.04%) Go
15 3 (1.53%) ANSI SQL
15 3 (1.53%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 27 (13.78%) Degree
2 16 (8.16%) Security Cleared
3 12 (6.12%) SC Cleared
4 10 (5.10%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (1.53%) ISEB
6 2 (1.02%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.51%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.51%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.57%) QA
2 2 (1.02%) GDPR
System Software
1 4 (2.04%) Docker
2 3 (1.53%) HDFS
2 3 (1.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.02%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 2 (1.02%) KVM
Systems Management
1 4 (2.04%) Puppet
2 2 (1.02%) Ansible
2 2 (1.02%) Ganeti
2 2 (1.02%) Kubernetes
2 2 (1.02%) Marathon
2 2 (1.02%) Mesos
2 2 (1.02%) Terraform
3 1 (0.51%) CFEngine
3 1 (0.51%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 38 (19.39%) Microsoft
2 14 (7.14%) Google
3 9 (4.59%) Tableau
4 6 (3.06%) LANSA
5 5 (2.55%) Civica
6 4 (2.04%) Oracle
6 4 (2.04%) SAP
7 3 (1.53%) VMware
7 3 (1.53%) Xamarin
8 2 (1.02%) Cognizant
9 1 (0.51%) ATG
9 1 (0.51%) Cisco
9 1 (0.51%) Cognos
9 1 (0.51%) Juniper
9 1 (0.51%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.51%) ServiceNow