Period
to 19 March 2019

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 19 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
South West > Somerset
6 months to
19 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 8 3 5
Rank change year-on-year -5 +2 -3
Permanent jobs citing SQL 221 286 284
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 19.98% 23.81% 22.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.39% 38.96% 34.38%
Number of salaries quoted 209 273 276
Somerset median annual salary £39,500 £40,000 £39,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.25% +1.91% +4.67%
10th Percentile £31,150 £27,197 £30,250
90th Percentile £56,250 £52,500 £55,000
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 704 734 826
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 63.65% 61.12% 66.83%
Number of salaries quoted 520 631 712
Somerset median annual salary £40,250 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.83% +2.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £61,250 £57,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

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 19 March 2019.

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 19 March 2019. 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 -1 103 £41,000 +2.50% 17
Yeovil +12 35 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Taunton -9 16 £46,750 +33.57% 1
Clevedon -1 15 £40,000 +3.23% 2
Weston-super-Mare -18 15 £32,500 -35.00% 1
Shepton Mallet - 6 £42,500 -
Bridgwater -4 5 £40,000 -15.79% 3
Portishead +8 3 £32,250 +25.30%
Frome +2 3 £31,500 -21.25% 2
Street -9 3 £86,250 +67.48%
Minehead - 2 - - 1
SQL
South West

For the 6 months to 19 March 2019, 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 98 (44.34%) HTML
2 93 (42.08%) C#
3 86 (38.91%) CSS
4 79 (35.75%) JavaScript
5 72 (32.58%) Agile Software Development
6 59 (26.70%) .NET
7 51 (23.08%) Git (software)
8 48 (21.72%) Java
9 46 (20.81%) Business Intelligence
9 46 (20.81%) Software Engineering
10 45 (20.36%) Microsoft
11 42 (19.00%) Python
12 40 (18.10%) SQL Server
13 39 (17.65%) Linux
14 38 (17.19%) Windows
15 35 (15.84%) ETL
15 35 (15.84%) HTML5
16 34 (15.38%) AngularJS
17 32 (14.48%) Big Data
17 32 (14.48%) Unit Testing
18 31 (14.03%) OO
18 31 (14.03%) Analytics
18 31 (14.03%) Machine Learning
19 30 (13.57%) jQuery
20 29 (13.12%) MVC
20 29 (13.12%) Finance
21 28 (12.67%) Web Development
22 27 (12.22%) Degree
22 27 (12.22%) ASP.NET
22 27 (12.22%) Microsoft Azure

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 23 (10.41%) Apache
2 13 (5.88%) Apache Spark
3 9 (4.07%) MS Exchange
4 8 (3.62%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (2.26%) CMS
6 4 (1.81%) Apache Solr
6 4 (1.81%) WordPress
7 3 (1.36%) Drupal
7 3 (1.36%) IIS
7 3 (1.36%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.90%) nginx
8 2 (0.90%) SAS
9 1 (0.45%) JBoss
9 1 (0.45%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 16 (7.24%) Microsoft Excel
2 14 (6.33%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.90%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (3.17%) Payment Gateway
2 3 (1.36%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.45%) Magento
3 1 (0.45%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.45%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 27 (12.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (8.14%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (5.43%) Office 365
4 7 (3.17%) Google Cloud Platform
5 6 (2.71%) Dynamics 365
6 4 (1.81%) npm
6 4 (1.81%) PaaS
7 3 (1.36%) Amazon S3
7 3 (1.36%) AWS Lambda
7 3 (1.36%) Google Analytics
7 3 (1.36%) Serverless
8 1 (0.45%) Amazon Kinesis
8 1 (0.45%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.81%) Extranet
2 2 (0.90%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.45%) DHCP
3 1 (0.45%) DNS
3 1 (0.45%) Firewall
3 1 (0.45%) HTTP
3 1 (0.45%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (18.10%) SQL Server
2 32 (14.48%) Big Data
3 16 (7.24%) NoSQL
4 14 (6.33%) Power BI
5 13 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 11 (4.98%) MySQL
7 10 (4.52%) Azure SQL Database
7 10 (4.52%) Hadoop
8 6 (2.71%) MongoDB
8 6 (2.71%) phpMyAdmin
8 6 (2.71%) Relational Database
8 6 (2.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (2.26%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (2.26%) Geospatial Data
9 5 (2.26%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (1.81%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (1.81%) QlikView
11 2 (0.90%) CouchDB
11 2 (0.90%) Redis
Development Applications
1 51 (23.08%) Git (software)
2 23 (10.41%) Eclipse
3 21 (9.50%) Eclipse RCP
4 20 (9.05%) Visual Studio
5 18 (8.14%) Team Foundation Server
6 14 (6.33%) Jenkins
7 9 (4.07%) JIRA
8 8 (3.62%) Selenium
9 6 (2.71%) JUnit
9 6 (2.71%) Subversion
10 4 (1.81%) Babel
10 4 (1.81%) Bitbucket
10 4 (1.81%) CircleCI
10 4 (1.81%) GitLab
10 4 (1.81%) Grunt
10 4 (1.81%) gulp
10 4 (1.81%) NUnit
10 4 (1.81%) PHPUnit
10 4 (1.81%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 4 (1.81%) webpack
General
1 29 (13.12%) Finance
2 8 (3.62%) Retail
3 7 (3.17%) Marketing
4 6 (2.71%) Legal
4 6 (2.71%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.45%) Automotive
5 1 (0.45%) Electronics
5 1 (0.45%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.45%) Local Government
5 1 (0.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 120 (54.30%) Developer
2 39 (17.65%) Software Engineer
3 26 (11.76%) Software Developer
4 23 (10.41%) .NET Developer
4 23 (10.41%) Web Developer
5 22 (9.95%) Junior
6 21 (9.50%) Senior Software Engineer
7 19 (8.60%) Junior Software Engineer
8 16 (7.24%) C# Developer
9 15 (6.79%) Analyst
9 15 (6.79%) SQL Developer
10 11 (4.98%) Data Engineer
10 11 (4.98%) Java Developer
11 10 (4.52%) JavaScript Developer
12 9 (4.07%) Support Engineer
13 8 (3.62%) C# .NET Developer
13 8 (3.62%) Senior Support Engineer
14 7 (3.17%) C# Software Developer
14 7 (3.17%) Principal Engineer
15 6 (2.71%) Software Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (44.34%) HTML
2 86 (38.91%) CSS
3 59 (26.70%) .NET
4 35 (15.84%) HTML5
5 34 (15.38%) AngularJS
6 30 (13.57%) jQuery
7 27 (12.22%) ASP.NET
8 21 (9.50%) JSP
8 21 (9.50%) Middleware
9 20 (9.05%) React
10 19 (8.60%) Node.js
10 19 (8.60%) Web Services
11 17 (7.69%) .NET Framework
12 16 (7.24%) XML
13 15 (6.79%) Hibernate
13 15 (6.79%) Spring
14 13 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web API
14 13 (5.88%) Entity Framework
14 13 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 12 (5.43%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 10 (4.52%) NHS
2 9 (4.07%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (3.17%) Self-Motivation
4 5 (2.26%) Life Science
5 4 (1.81%) AS400
5 4 (1.81%) EPoS
5 4 (1.81%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (1.81%) Replication
6 3 (1.36%) Analytical Mindset
6 3 (1.36%) Data Centre
6 3 (1.36%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.36%) Renewable Energy
7 2 (0.90%) Algorithms
7 2 (0.90%) Chip and PIN
7 2 (0.90%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (0.90%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.45%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.45%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.45%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.45%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 39 (17.65%) Linux
2 38 (17.19%) Windows
3 4 (1.81%) Unix
4 3 (1.36%) Android
4 3 (1.36%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.36%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.90%) Debian
5 2 (0.90%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (32.58%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (20.81%) Business Intelligence
2 46 (20.81%) Software Engineering
3 35 (15.84%) ETL
4 32 (14.48%) Unit Testing
5 31 (14.03%) Analytics
5 31 (14.03%) Machine Learning
5 31 (14.03%) OO
6 29 (13.12%) MVC
7 28 (12.67%) Web Development
8 22 (9.95%) Problem-Solving
9 21 (9.50%) Business Analytics
9 21 (9.50%) OOD
9 21 (9.50%) Test Automation
9 21 (9.50%) UML
10 20 (9.05%) Time Management
11 19 (8.60%) Project Management
12 18 (8.14%) Continuous Integration
12 18 (8.14%) Scrum
13 17 (7.69%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 93 (42.08%) C#
2 79 (35.75%) JavaScript
3 48 (21.72%) Java
4 42 (19.00%) Python
5 25 (11.31%) PHP
6 22 (9.95%) C++
7 18 (8.14%) T-SQL
8 13 (5.88%) Scala
9 11 (4.98%) R
10 10 (4.52%) PowerShell
11 6 (2.71%) PL/SQL
11 6 (2.71%) Ruby
12 5 (2.26%) C
13 4 (1.81%) Go
13 4 (1.81%) RPG
13 4 (1.81%) RPG IV
13 4 (1.81%) TypeScript
13 4 (1.81%) VBA
14 3 (1.36%) ANSI SQL
14 3 (1.36%) ES6
Qualifications
1 27 (12.22%) Degree
2 19 (8.60%) Security Cleared
3 14 (6.33%) SC Cleared
4 6 (2.71%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (2.71%) HND
5 4 (1.81%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.90%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (0.90%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.90%) ISEB
6 2 (0.90%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.45%) AAT
7 1 (0.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.26%) QA
2 1 (0.45%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (2.71%) Docker
2 3 (1.36%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.36%) HDFS
2 3 (1.36%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.90%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 2 (0.90%) KVM
3 2 (0.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.90%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (2.26%) Kubernetes
2 2 (0.90%) Ansible
2 2 (0.90%) Ganeti
2 2 (0.90%) Marathon
2 2 (0.90%) Mesos
2 2 (0.90%) Puppet
2 2 (0.90%) Terraform
3 1 (0.45%) Ambari
Vendors
1 45 (20.36%) Microsoft
2 17 (7.69%) Google
3 11 (4.98%) LANSA
4 8 (3.62%) Tableau
5 5 (2.26%) Civica
5 5 (2.26%) Oracle
6 3 (1.36%) SAP
6 3 (1.36%) Xamarin
7 2 (0.90%) Cognizant
7 2 (0.90%) IBM
7 2 (0.90%) VMware
8 1 (0.45%) McAfee