Period
to 21 August 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 21 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
South West > Somerset
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 5 5 3
Rank change year-on-year 0 -2 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 155 313 303
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 18.09% 23.73% 23.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.69% 38.31% 37.45%
Number of salaries quoted 141 269 287
Somerset median annual salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.32% -5.00% +14.29%
10th Percentile £27,062 £26,250 £27,400
90th Percentile £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
South West median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.56% -2.50% +10.34%

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 505 817 809
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 58.93% 61.94% 61.76%
Number of salaries quoted 429 673 730
Somerset median annual salary £42,029 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.07% - +9.59%
10th Percentile £27,050 £26,250 £28,975
90th Percentile £62,500 £55,000 £56,250
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

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 21 August 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 21 August 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 90 £38,000 -5.00% 11
Taunton -5 14 £35,000 -6.67% 6
Yeovil 0 12 £35,000 +2.94% 3
Street -1 11 £82,500 +223.53%
Portishead 0 9 £35,000 -3.45%
Clevedon +1 2 £31,250 -3.85%
SQL
South West

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 79 (50.97%) SQL Server
2 53 (34.19%) T-SQL
3 49 (31.61%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (29.03%) Business Intelligence
5 44 (28.39%) Microsoft
6 43 (27.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 39 (25.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 39 (25.16%) C#
8 30 (19.35%) JavaScript
9 29 (18.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 29 (18.71%) Power BI
10 28 (18.06%) .NET
11 26 (16.77%) Data Warehouse
11 26 (16.77%) Problem-Solving
11 26 (16.77%) Analytical Skills
12 25 (16.13%) HTML
13 24 (15.48%) Finance
14 23 (14.84%) ETL
15 18 (11.61%) Java
15 18 (11.61%) CSS
15 18 (11.61%) MVC
15 18 (11.61%) Git (software)
16 17 (10.97%) Microsoft Azure
17 16 (10.32%) Tableau
17 16 (10.32%) Team Foundation Server
17 16 (10.32%) Analytics
17 16 (10.32%) Data Analysis
18 15 (9.68%) Marketing
18 15 (9.68%) Oracle
18 15 (9.68%) Web Services

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 5 (3.23%) Apache Spark
1 5 (3.23%) IIS
2 4 (2.58%) SAS
3 3 (1.94%) MS Exchange
3 3 (1.94%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.29%) Apache Pig
4 2 (1.29%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (1.29%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.65%) Apache
5 1 (0.65%) Oracle UPK
5 1 (0.65%) Tomcat
Applications
1 15 (9.68%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (3.23%) SPSS
3 4 (2.58%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.29%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (0.65%) Oracle ASCP
3 1 (0.65%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.65%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 17 (10.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (3.87%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (2.58%) Amazon Kinesis
5 3 (1.94%) Office 365
6 2 (1.29%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.65%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.65%) Azure Machine Learning
7 1 (0.65%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.65%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.65%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.29%) DNS
2 1 (0.65%) DHCP
2 1 (0.65%) Ethernet
2 1 (0.65%) Firewall
2 1 (0.65%) LAN
2 1 (0.65%) SAN
2 1 (0.65%) SMS
2 1 (0.65%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.65%) VLAN
2 1 (0.65%) VoIP
2 1 (0.65%) WAN
2 1 (0.65%) Wireless
2 1 (0.65%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (50.97%) SQL Server
2 43 (27.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 39 (25.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 29 (18.71%) Power BI
4 29 (18.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 26 (16.77%) Data Warehouse
6 14 (9.03%) SQL Server 2014
7 13 (8.39%) Relational Database
7 13 (8.39%) SQL Server 2012
8 11 (7.10%) SQL Server 2008
9 10 (6.45%) MS Access
9 10 (6.45%) MySQL
10 9 (5.81%) QlikView
11 8 (5.16%) SQL Server 2016
12 6 (3.87%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
12 6 (3.87%) RDBMS
13 5 (3.23%) Oracle Database
13 5 (3.23%) Oracle Database 10g
13 5 (3.23%) Oracle Database 11g
13 5 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 18 (11.61%) Git (software)
2 16 (10.32%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (9.03%) Visual Studio
4 6 (3.87%) Jenkins
5 5 (3.23%) Cucumber
5 5 (3.23%) Selenium
5 5 (3.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 4 (2.58%) Subversion
7 3 (1.94%) Eclipse
7 3 (1.94%) JIRA
8 2 (1.29%) JMeter
8 2 (1.29%) PhpStorm
8 2 (1.29%) SoapUI
8 2 (1.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 2 (1.29%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.65%) Apache Buildr
9 1 (0.65%) Gradle
9 1 (0.65%) Hudson
9 1 (0.65%) NCrunch
9 1 (0.65%) SpecFlow
General
1 24 (15.48%) Finance
2 15 (9.68%) Marketing
3 9 (5.81%) Manufacturing
4 7 (4.52%) Telecoms
5 6 (3.87%) Electronics
6 5 (3.23%) Automotive
7 2 (1.29%) Banking
7 2 (1.29%) Law
7 2 (1.29%) Multimedia
7 2 (1.29%) Publishing
7 2 (1.29%) Retail
8 1 (0.65%) Front Office
8 1 (0.65%) Games
Job Titles
1 75 (48.39%) Developer
2 37 (23.87%) Analyst
3 27 (17.42%) SQL Developer
4 18 (11.61%) Data Analyst
5 15 (9.68%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 13 (8.39%) Software Developer
7 12 (7.74%) Applications Support
8 11 (7.10%) .NET Developer
9 10 (6.45%) Database Developer
9 10 (6.45%) SQL BI Developer
9 10 (6.45%) SQL Database Developer
10 9 (5.81%) Administrator
10 9 (5.81%) DBA
11 8 (5.16%) Applications Support Analyst
11 8 (5.16%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 8 (5.16%) C# Developer
11 8 (5.16%) Junior
11 8 (5.16%) Support Analyst
12 7 (4.52%) Junior Developer
12 7 (4.52%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (18.06%) .NET
2 25 (16.13%) HTML
3 18 (11.61%) CSS
4 15 (9.68%) Web Services
5 13 (8.39%) ASP.NET
6 12 (7.74%) jQuery
7 9 (5.81%) XML
8 8 (5.16%) Entity Framework
8 8 (5.16%) HTML5
9 7 (4.52%) AngularJS
9 7 (4.52%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (4.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 6 (3.87%) Ajax
10 6 (3.87%) RESTful
10 6 (3.87%) WCF
11 5 (3.23%) ASP.NET Web API
11 5 (3.23%) JSON
11 5 (3.23%) ODBC
12 4 (2.58%) Material Design
12 4 (2.58%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 26 (16.77%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (5.16%) NHS
3 6 (3.87%) Data Structures
4 5 (3.23%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (2.58%) Data Centre
5 4 (2.58%) Fintech
5 4 (2.58%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (1.94%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.94%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.29%) 3D Graphics
7 2 (1.29%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.29%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.65%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.65%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.65%) PlayStation
8 1 (0.65%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 14 (9.03%) Windows
2 12 (7.74%) Linux
3 8 (5.16%) Windows Server
4 5 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.65%) Unix
5 1 (0.65%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (31.61%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (29.03%) Business Intelligence
3 26 (16.77%) Problem-Solving
4 23 (14.84%) ETL
5 18 (11.61%) MVC
6 16 (10.32%) Analytics
6 16 (10.32%) Data Analysis
7 15 (9.68%) ITIL
8 14 (9.03%) BDD
8 14 (9.03%) Decision-Making
8 14 (9.03%) Scrum
8 14 (9.03%) Web Development
9 13 (8.39%) Test Automation
9 13 (8.39%) Visualisation
10 12 (7.74%) Migration
10 12 (7.74%) TDD
11 10 (6.45%) CRM
11 10 (6.45%) Data Modelling
11 10 (6.45%) SDLC
11 10 (6.45%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 53 (34.19%) T-SQL
2 39 (25.16%) C#
3 30 (19.35%) JavaScript
4 18 (11.61%) Java
5 10 (6.45%) Python
6 9 (5.81%) PowerShell
7 6 (3.87%) Scala
7 6 (3.87%) VBA
8 5 (3.23%) PHP
8 5 (3.23%) VB
9 3 (1.94%) C
9 3 (1.94%) C++
9 3 (1.94%) Ruby
9 3 (1.94%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.29%) ES6
10 2 (1.29%) MATLAB
10 2 (1.29%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.65%) Java 8
11 1 (0.65%) PHP 7
11 1 (0.65%) R
Qualifications
1 7 (4.52%) Degree
2 4 (2.58%) ISEB
2 4 (2.58%) ISTQB
2 4 (2.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (1.94%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (1.94%) DV Cleared
3 3 (1.94%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.94%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.29%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (1.29%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.65%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.87%) Data Quality
2 5 (3.23%) GDPR
2 5 (3.23%) QA
3 1 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.65%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (3.87%) Docker
2 3 (1.94%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.29%) XenServer
4 1 (0.65%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.65%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (1.94%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (1.29%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.65%) Ansible
3 1 (0.65%) CFEngine
3 1 (0.65%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.65%) Puppet
3 1 (0.65%) Terraform
Vendors
1 44 (28.39%) Microsoft
2 16 (10.32%) Tableau
3 15 (9.68%) Oracle
4 9 (5.81%) Cognos
5 8 (5.16%) SAP
6 7 (4.52%) Google
7 5 (3.23%) VMware
8 4 (2.58%) Cisco
8 4 (2.58%) ServiceNow
9 3 (1.94%) ATG
10 2 (1.29%) Citrix
11 1 (0.65%) Cloudera
11 1 (0.65%) Juniper
11 1 (0.65%) NetApp
11 1 (0.65%) Riverbed
11 1 (0.65%) Sage
11 1 (0.65%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.65%) Splunk
11 1 (0.65%) Symantec
11 1 (0.65%) Xamarin