Period
to 26 February 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 26 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
South West > Somerset
6 months to
26 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 3 7 5
Rank change year-on-year +4 -2 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 173 229 280
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 19.35% 20.18% 22.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.74% 31.76% 36.94%
Number of salaries quoted 164 213 270
Somerset median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -1.90%
10th Percentile £25,375 £29,950 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,250 £56,000 £53,250
South West median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.75% - -

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 484 721 758
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 54.14% 63.52% 61.68%
Number of salaries quoted 432 538 654
Somerset median annual salary £43,121 £42,029 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.60% +2.51% +2.50%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £68,750 £60,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +4.94%

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 26 February 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 26 February 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 -1 88 £41,500 +2.47% 21
Bridgwater +8 18 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Yeovil -14 15 £43,500 +16.00% 3
Street +7 14 £61,250 -25.76% 1
Taunton +5 12 £34,250 -31.50% 3
Clevedon -3 10 £25,000 -37.50% 1
Minehead 0 4 £50,000 - 1
Weston-super-Mare +19 1 £55,000 +69.23% 3
Portishead -13 1 £39,069 +21.14%
SQL
South West

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 86 (49.71%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (35.84%) JavaScript
3 54 (31.21%) C#
4 51 (29.48%) Business Intelligence
5 50 (28.90%) Microsoft
6 46 (26.59%) SQL Server
7 45 (26.01%) .NET
8 43 (24.86%) Azure
9 42 (24.28%) Python
9 42 (24.28%) Scrum
10 40 (23.12%) MVC
10 40 (23.12%) Analytics
11 37 (21.39%) Linux
12 36 (20.81%) HTML
12 36 (20.81%) CSS
13 34 (19.65%) Git (software)
14 31 (17.92%) Unit Testing
14 31 (17.92%) Java
14 31 (17.92%) T-SQL
15 29 (16.76%) Finance
15 29 (16.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 28 (16.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 28 (16.18%) DevOps
16 28 (16.18%) React
16 28 (16.18%) Power BI
16 28 (16.18%) Power Platform
17 24 (13.87%) ETL
18 23 (13.29%) OO
19 21 (12.14%) ASP.NET
19 21 (12.14%) Degree

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 11 (6.36%) Apache
1 11 (6.36%) Apache Solr
2 9 (5.20%) SharePoint
2 9 (5.20%) Tornado
3 3 (1.73%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (1.16%) ArcGIS
4 2 (1.16%) SAS
5 1 (0.58%) IIS
5 1 (0.58%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.58%) nginx
5 1 (0.58%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 11 (6.36%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (4.62%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (2.89%) Raiser's Edge
2 4 (2.31%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 43 (24.86%) Azure
2 28 (16.18%) Power Platform
3 17 (9.83%) Office 365
4 14 (8.09%) AWS
5 8 (4.62%) Azure Active Directory
6 7 (4.05%) SaaS
7 5 (2.89%) GCP
8 3 (1.73%) Azure Machine Learning
8 3 (1.73%) PaaS
9 2 (1.16%) Azure Data Factory
9 2 (1.16%) GitHub
9 2 (1.16%) Google Analytics
9 2 (1.16%) PowerApps
10 1 (0.58%) Dynamics 365
10 1 (0.58%) OpenShift
10 1 (0.58%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.36%) Extranet
2 7 (4.05%) HTTP
3 1 (0.58%) Firewall
3 1 (0.58%) SSL
3 1 (0.58%) VPN
3 1 (0.58%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (26.59%) SQL Server
2 29 (16.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 28 (16.18%) Power BI
3 28 (16.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 20 (11.56%) NoSQL
5 19 (10.98%) Data Warehouse
6 16 (9.25%) MySQL
7 15 (8.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 13 (7.51%) Big Data
8 13 (7.51%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 12 (6.94%) MongoDB
10 9 (5.20%) Relational Database
11 6 (3.47%) Geospatial Data
11 6 (3.47%) PostgreSQL
12 5 (2.89%) OLAP
12 5 (2.89%) OLAP Cube
13 4 (2.31%) GIS
14 3 (1.73%) QlikView
14 3 (1.73%) SQL Server 2008
15 2 (1.16%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 34 (19.65%) Git (software)
2 13 (7.51%) Subversion
3 11 (6.36%) Jenkins
4 10 (5.78%) Eclipse
4 10 (5.78%) Eclipse RCP
5 7 (4.05%) GitLab
5 7 (4.05%) MSTest
5 7 (4.05%) NUnit
5 7 (4.05%) TeamCity
6 5 (2.89%) Visual Studio
7 4 (2.31%) Gradle
7 4 (2.31%) Maven
7 4 (2.31%) SpecFlow
8 3 (1.73%) JUnit
8 3 (1.73%) Selenium
8 3 (1.73%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 2 (1.16%) JIRA
9 2 (1.16%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (1.16%) TestNG
10 1 (0.58%) Xcode
General
1 29 (16.76%) Finance
2 16 (9.25%) Retail
3 11 (6.36%) Marketing
4 9 (5.20%) Military
5 7 (4.05%) Public Sector
6 5 (2.89%) Aerospace
7 4 (2.31%) Banking
7 4 (2.31%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.73%) Electronics
8 3 (1.73%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.73%) Telecoms
9 2 (1.16%) Games
10 1 (0.58%) Automotive
10 1 (0.58%) Back Office
10 1 (0.58%) Law
10 1 (0.58%) Local Government
10 1 (0.58%) Police
Job Titles
1 100 (57.80%) Developer
2 19 (10.98%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 18 (10.40%) Software Developer
4 17 (9.83%) Junior
4 17 (9.83%) Senior Developer
5 15 (8.67%) Software Engineer
6 14 (8.09%) Analyst
7 13 (7.51%) SQL Developer
8 12 (6.94%) Junior Developer
9 11 (6.36%) Full Stack Developer
9 11 (6.36%) PHP Developer
9 11 (6.36%) Web Developer
10 10 (5.78%) .NET Developer
11 9 (5.20%) Administrator
12 8 (4.62%) C# Developer
12 8 (4.62%) DBA
12 8 (4.62%) Junior Software Developer
13 7 (4.05%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
14 6 (3.47%) Analytics Manager
14 6 (3.47%) Data Analytics Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (26.01%) .NET
2 36 (20.81%) CSS
2 36 (20.81%) HTML
3 28 (16.18%) React
4 21 (12.14%) ASP.NET
5 17 (9.83%) Vue.js
6 16 (9.25%) .NET Framework
7 15 (8.67%) AngularJS
7 15 (8.67%) Entity Framework
8 13 (7.51%) Laravel
9 11 (6.36%) .NET Core
9 11 (6.36%) ASP.NET MVC
9 11 (6.36%) jQuery
9 11 (6.36%) REST
9 11 (6.36%) Web Services
10 10 (5.78%) JSP
10 10 (5.78%) Middleware
11 8 (4.62%) SVG
12 7 (4.05%) Dapper ORM
12 7 (4.05%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 12 (6.94%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (6.36%) EPoS
3 7 (4.05%) Management Information System
4 6 (3.47%) Mobile App
4 6 (3.47%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (2.31%) Data Protection Act
5 4 (2.31%) User Experience
6 2 (1.16%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.58%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.58%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.58%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.58%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.58%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.58%) NHS
7 1 (0.58%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 37 (21.39%) Linux
2 18 (10.40%) Windows
3 15 (8.67%) Unix
4 4 (2.31%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.58%) Android
5 1 (0.58%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.58%) Debian
5 1 (0.58%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (49.71%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (29.48%) Business Intelligence
3 42 (24.28%) Scrum
4 40 (23.12%) Analytics
4 40 (23.12%) MVC
5 31 (17.92%) Unit Testing
6 28 (16.18%) DevOps
7 24 (13.87%) ETL
8 23 (13.29%) OO
9 20 (11.56%) Project Management
10 18 (10.40%) Machine Learning
10 18 (10.40%) Software Engineering
11 17 (9.83%) SDLC
12 16 (9.25%) Actionable Insight
13 14 (8.09%) Data Modelling
13 14 (8.09%) Migration
14 13 (7.51%) Continuous Integration
14 13 (7.51%) TDD
14 13 (7.51%) Web Development
15 12 (6.94%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 62 (35.84%) JavaScript
2 54 (31.21%) C#
3 42 (24.28%) Python
4 31 (17.92%) Java
4 31 (17.92%) T-SQL
5 17 (9.83%) PHP
6 12 (6.94%) C++
6 12 (6.94%) PowerShell
7 8 (4.62%) Clojure
8 7 (4.05%) VBA
9 6 (3.47%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 6 (3.47%) R
10 5 (2.89%) VB.NET
11 4 (2.31%) Go
11 4 (2.31%) Ruby
12 2 (1.16%) C
12 2 (1.16%) Scala
13 1 (0.58%) Apple Swift
13 1 (0.58%) ES6
13 1 (0.58%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 21 (12.14%) Degree
2 7 (4.05%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.89%) ISTQB
4 3 (1.73%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (1.16%) ISEB
6 1 (0.58%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.58%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.58%) LFCS
6 1 (0.58%) MCSA
6 1 (0.58%) MCSE
6 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.58%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.62%) QA
2 2 (1.16%) GDPR
System Software
1 18 (10.40%) Active Directory
2 10 (5.78%) Docker
3 7 (4.05%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.58%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (6.94%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 50 (28.90%) Microsoft
2 12 (6.94%) HP
3 10 (5.78%) IBM
3 10 (5.78%) Symantec
3 10 (5.78%) Veritas
4 8 (4.62%) Tableau
5 7 (4.05%) Oracle
6 6 (3.47%) Google
7 5 (2.89%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (2.31%) Alteryx
9 3 (1.73%) SAP
9 3 (1.73%) Talend
10 2 (1.16%) CODA
10 2 (1.16%) Databricks
10 2 (1.16%) VMware
11 1 (0.58%) Apple
11 1 (0.58%) Cadence
11 1 (0.58%) Instagram
11 1 (0.58%) Sybase
11 1 (0.58%) Twitter