The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for SQL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
England / South West
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 3 3
Rank change year-on-year -1 0  
Permanent jobs citing SQL 1112 1164 1277
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 20.99% 22.21% 21.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.81% 39.02% 37.68%
Number of salaries quoted 935 992 1106
Median salary £39,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.50% +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 3289 2983 3389
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 62.07% 56.93% 56.60%
Number of salaries quoted 2808 2568 2917
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,100 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West citing SQL as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for SQL in the South West

SQL
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL in the South West.

Salary trend for SQL in the South West

SQL
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL in the South West over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL in the South West

SQL
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the South West region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol -6 338 £42,500 +6.25% 50
Gloucestershire -4 186 £37,500 -6.25% 20
Somerset 0 180 £37,500 -5.06% 14
Wiltshire 0 179 £37,750 -5.62% 19
Dorset +8 109 £39,500 +12.85% 23
Devon -7 70 £36,742 +6.49% 16
Cornwall -7 32 £37,500 +7.14% 1
SQL
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT jobs citing SQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for SQL.

1 770 (35.96%) C#
2 732 (34.19%) SQL Server
3 709 (33.12%) Agile Software Development
4 685 (31.99%) .NET
5 664 (31.01%) JavaScript
6 606 (28.30%) Java
7 601 (28.07%) HTML
8 468 (21.86%) Microsoft
9 441 (20.60%) CSS
10 416 (19.43%) MVC
11 400 (18.68%) Finance
12 396 (18.50%) ASP.NET
13 357 (16.67%) Oracle
14 324 (15.13%) T-SQL
15 323 (15.09%) Windows
16 312 (14.57%) Business Intelligence
17 309 (14.43%) Scrum
18 305 (14.25%) XML
19 292 (13.64%) Degree
20 248 (11.58%) Software Engineering
21 243 (11.35%) SDLC
22 241 (11.26%) Spring
23 239 (11.16%) Web Services
24 220 (10.28%) Test Automation
25 216 (10.09%) OO
25 216 (10.09%) AngularJS
26 207 (9.67%) jQuery
27 199 (9.29%) Continuous Integration
27 199 (9.29%) Linux
28 197 (9.20%) .NET Framework

SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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
1 122 (5.70%) IIS
2 66 (3.08%) Apache
3 58 (2.71%) SharePoint
4 56 (2.62%) JBoss
5 50 (2.34%) WebLogic
6 48 (2.24%) WebSphere
7 42 (1.96%) MS Exchange
8 40 (1.87%) Tomcat
9 34 (1.59%) SAS
10 32 (1.49%) BizTalk Server
11 27 (1.26%) CMS
12 25 (1.17%) Joomla!
13 23 (1.07%) Alfresco
14 18 (0.84%) nginx
15 17 (0.79%) Confluence
15 17 (0.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 15 (0.70%) Mule
16 15 (0.70%) OpenStack
17 14 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2010
17 14 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 96 (4.48%) Microsoft Excel
2 87 (4.06%) Microsoft Office
3 27 (1.26%) MS Visio
4 19 (0.89%) SPSS
5 18 (0.84%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 5 (0.23%) SPSS Modeler
7 4 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.093%) Microsoft Project
9 1 (0.047%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.047%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 88 (4.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 28 (1.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 28 (1.31%) Oracle EBS
3 23 (1.07%) Oracle Applications
4 13 (0.61%) Unit4 Business World
5 12 (0.56%) Oracle EBS R12
6 10 (0.47%) Endur
6 10 (0.47%) Maximo
7 9 (0.42%) Dynamics NAV
7 9 (0.42%) FastStats
8 7 (0.33%) Remedy ITSM
9 6 (0.28%) FastStats PeopleStage
9 6 (0.28%) Oracle 11i
9 6 (0.28%) Oracle HRMS
9 6 (0.28%) SAP Business One
10 5 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
10 5 (0.23%) Magento
10 5 (0.23%) Visualfiles
11 4 (0.19%) SAP ERP
12 3 (0.14%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 186 (8.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 123 (5.74%) Amazon AWS
3 52 (2.43%) SaaS
4 44 (2.06%) GitHub
5 35 (1.63%) Office 365
6 22 (1.03%) IaaS
6 22 (1.03%) PaaS
7 16 (0.75%) Google Cloud Platform
8 12 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
9 11 (0.51%) Slack
10 7 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
11 4 (0.19%) Azure Active Directory
12 2 (0.093%) Force.com
12 2 (0.093%) Lucidchart
12 2 (0.093%) Pure360
12 2 (0.093%) Silverpop
13 1 (0.047%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 1 (0.047%) Dropbox
13 1 (0.047%) Google Analytics
13 1 (0.047%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 61 (2.85%) Internet
2 60 (2.80%) TCP/IP
3 50 (2.34%) Firewall
4 48 (2.24%) HTTP
5 41 (1.91%) DNS
6 37 (1.73%) DHCP
7 27 (1.26%) SSL
8 24 (1.12%) FTP
9 22 (1.03%) SMTP
10 21 (0.98%) VoIP
11 20 (0.93%) SAN
12 18 (0.84%) Kerberos
13 17 (0.79%) Wireshark
14 15 (0.70%) LAN
15 14 (0.65%) Intranet
15 14 (0.65%) VPN
15 14 (0.65%) WAN
16 13 (0.61%) LDAP
17 12 (0.56%) tcpdump
17 12 (0.56%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 732 (34.19%) SQL Server
2 173 (8.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 168 (7.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 161 (7.52%) Relational Database
5 159 (7.43%) MySQL
6 151 (7.05%) NoSQL
7 131 (6.12%) Data Warehouse
8 127 (5.93%) MongoDB
9 86 (4.02%) Oracle Database
10 77 (3.60%) SQL Server 2012
11 63 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
11 63 (2.94%) SQL Server 2014
12 60 (2.80%) PostgreSQL
13 58 (2.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 54 (2.52%) RDBMS
15 51 (2.38%) Power BI
16 46 (2.15%) Big Data
17 44 (2.06%) Oracle Reports
18 37 (1.73%) MS Access
19 36 (1.68%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 176 (8.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 151 (7.05%) Git (software)
3 142 (6.63%) Maven
4 126 (5.89%) JUnit
5 122 (5.70%) Jenkins
6 117 (5.46%) Visual Studio
7 115 (5.37%) Selenium
8 110 (5.14%) Subversion
9 96 (4.48%) JIRA
10 75 (3.50%) Cucumber
11 73 (3.41%) Eclipse
12 48 (2.24%) SpecFlow
13 44 (2.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 42 (1.96%) Oracle Forms
15 37 (1.73%) Bitbucket
16 35 (1.63%) Ant
17 34 (1.59%) IntelliJ
18 31 (1.45%) TestNG
19 30 (1.40%) NUnit
20 29 (1.35%) Jasmine
General
1 400 (18.68%) Finance
2 166 (7.75%) Marketing
3 134 (6.26%) Manufacturing
4 118 (5.51%) Telecoms
5 106 (4.95%) Electronics
6 75 (3.50%) Retail
7 47 (2.20%) Advertising
8 46 (2.15%) Banking
9 14 (0.65%) Front Office
9 14 (0.65%) Publishing
10 10 (0.47%) Legal
11 9 (0.42%) Games
12 7 (0.33%) Financial Institution
13 6 (0.28%) Investment Banking
13 6 (0.28%) Law
14 5 (0.23%) Back Office
14 5 (0.23%) Local Government
15 4 (0.19%) Aerospace
15 4 (0.19%) Private Banking
16 3 (0.14%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1039 (48.53%) Developer
2 347 (16.21%) Analyst
3 311 (14.53%) .NET Developer
4 239 (11.16%) Java Developer
5 234 (10.93%) C# Developer
6 218 (10.18%) Software Developer
7 185 (8.64%) Senior Developer
8 150 (7.01%) Software Engineer
9 147 (6.87%) SQL Developer
10 144 (6.73%) C# .NET Developer
11 122 (5.70%) Junior
12 99 (4.62%) DBA
13 98 (4.58%) Graduate
13 98 (4.58%) Junior Developer
14 97 (4.53%) Applications Support
15 79 (3.69%) Graduate Developer
16 77 (3.60%) .NET Software Developer
16 77 (3.60%) Lead Developer
17 75 (3.50%) ASP.NET Developer
18 74 (3.46%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 685 (31.99%) .NET
2 601 (28.07%) HTML
3 441 (20.60%) CSS
4 396 (18.50%) ASP.NET
5 305 (14.25%) XML
6 241 (11.26%) Spring
7 239 (11.16%) Web Services
8 216 (10.09%) AngularJS
9 207 (9.67%) jQuery
10 197 (9.20%) .NET Framework
10 197 (9.20%) ASP.NET MVC
11 162 (7.57%) Hibernate
12 150 (7.01%) HTML5
13 148 (6.91%) REST
14 132 (6.17%) Entity Framework
15 118 (5.51%) WCF
16 115 (5.37%) SOAP
17 91 (4.25%) ASP.NET Web API
18 87 (4.06%) J2EE
19 73 (3.41%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 178 (8.31%) Analytical Skills
2 170 (7.94%) Computer Science
3 80 (3.74%) Greenfield Project
4 76 (3.55%) Management Information System
5 65 (3.04%) Enterprise Software
6 55 (2.57%) User Experience
7 41 (1.91%) Mobile App
8 27 (1.26%) Driving Licence
9 22 (1.03%) Linux Command Line
10 21 (0.98%) AS400
11 18 (0.84%) NHS
11 18 (0.84%) N-Tier
11 18 (0.84%) Replication
12 14 (0.65%) Clustering
13 13 (0.61%) Client/Server
13 13 (0.61%) Internet of Things
14 11 (0.51%) Algorithms
15 9 (0.42%) Digital Media
16 8 (0.37%) Cyber Defence
16 8 (0.37%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 323 (15.09%) Windows
2 199 (9.29%) Linux
3 138 (6.45%) Unix
4 135 (6.31%) Windows Server
5 50 (2.34%) Android
6 44 (2.06%) Windows Server 2003
7 39 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
8 38 (1.77%) Windows Server 2012
9 37 (1.73%) Apple iOS
10 28 (1.31%) Windows 7
11 20 (0.93%) AIX
11 20 (0.93%) Windows XP
12 18 (0.84%) Windows 2000 Server
13 16 (0.75%) Solaris
14 15 (0.70%) Windows 10
14 15 (0.70%) Windows 8
15 11 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 8 (0.37%) Embedded Linux
17 5 (0.23%) Windows 2000
17 5 (0.23%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 709 (33.12%) Agile Software Development
2 416 (19.43%) MVC
3 312 (14.57%) Business Intelligence
4 309 (14.43%) Scrum
5 248 (11.58%) Software Engineering
6 243 (11.35%) SDLC
7 220 (10.28%) Test Automation
8 216 (10.09%) OO
9 199 (9.29%) Continuous Integration
10 195 (9.11%) TDD
11 178 (8.31%) ETL
12 172 (8.03%) Unit Testing
13 153 (7.15%) Web Development
14 151 (7.05%) ITIL
15 115 (5.37%) Mathematics
16 100 (4.67%) Digital Marketing
17 96 (4.48%) Programme Management
18 94 (4.39%) Open Source
19 93 (4.34%) Mentoring
20 88 (4.11%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 770 (35.96%) C#
2 664 (31.01%) JavaScript
3 606 (28.30%) Java
4 324 (15.13%) T-SQL
5 190 (8.87%) C++
6 159 (7.43%) PHP
7 110 (5.14%) PL/SQL
8 103 (4.81%) PowerShell
8 103 (4.81%) Python
9 96 (4.48%) C
10 75 (3.50%) VB.NET
11 63 (2.94%) VBA
12 48 (2.24%) Ruby
13 44 (2.06%) VB
14 34 (1.59%) Shell Script
15 30 (1.40%) Delphi
15 30 (1.40%) XPath
16 27 (1.26%) RPG
17 26 (1.21%) R
18 23 (1.07%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 292 (13.64%) Degree
2 186 (8.69%) Security Cleared
3 139 (6.49%) SC Cleared
4 92 (4.30%) ISTQB
5 90 (4.20%) ISEB
6 77 (3.60%) Computer Science Degree
7 53 (2.48%) DV Cleared
8 52 (2.43%) Microsoft Certification
9 32 (1.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 19 (0.89%) MCSA
11 16 (0.75%) MCSE
12 13 (0.61%) Numerate Degree
13 12 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
14 10 (0.47%) Cisco Certification
15 9 (0.42%) CCNA
15 9 (0.42%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 9 (0.42%) Master's Degree
16 8 (0.37%) CREST Certified
16 8 (0.37%) MCITP
17 7 (0.33%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (2.85%) QA
2 31 (1.45%) SLA
3 21 (0.98%) ISO 9001
4 19 (0.89%) ISO 14001
5 14 (0.65%) Data Quality
6 9 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 6 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 5 (0.23%) ISO 22301
9 4 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 3 (0.14%) Basel II
11 2 (0.093%) GCP
11 2 (0.093%) PMO
12 1 (0.047%) GPG13
System Software
1 117 (5.46%) Active Directory
2 54 (2.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (1.26%) Hyper-V
4 24 (1.12%) Docker
5 19 (0.89%) Oracle RAC
6 14 (0.65%) Virtual Machines
7 13 (0.61%) vSphere
8 12 (0.56%) Snort
9 11 (0.51%) VMware ESXi
10 10 (0.47%) Firmware
11 7 (0.33%) Xen
11 7 (0.33%) XenApp
11 7 (0.33%) XenServer
12 6 (0.28%) VMware Workstation
13 4 (0.19%) ISA Server
13 4 (0.19%) MetaFrame
13 4 (0.19%) Terminal Server
13 4 (0.19%) XenDesktop
14 3 (0.14%) NFS
15 2 (0.093%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 26 (1.21%) Nagios
2 24 (1.12%) Puppet
3 22 (1.03%) Opscode Chef
4 14 (0.65%) Oracle RMAN
5 13 (0.61%) Backup Exec
6 11 (0.51%) Ansible
7 10 (0.47%) Data Guard
8 9 (0.42%) Microsoft Clustering
9 7 (0.33%) NetBackup
10 6 (0.28%) SCCM
11 5 (0.23%) Cobbler
11 5 (0.23%) HP Quality Center
11 5 (0.23%) Norton AntiVirus
11 5 (0.23%) SCVMM
11 5 (0.23%) Terraform
11 5 (0.23%) Tivoli
12 4 (0.19%) Graylog
13 3 (0.14%) Salt
13 3 (0.14%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
13 3 (0.14%) vMotion
Vendors
1 468 (21.86%) Microsoft
2 357 (16.67%) Oracle
3 116 (5.42%) SAP
4 104 (4.86%) VMware
5 52 (2.43%) IBM
6 36 (1.68%) HP
7 32 (1.49%) Tableau
8 30 (1.40%) Citrix
9 27 (1.26%) Cisco
10 20 (0.93%) Google
10 20 (0.93%) Sage
11 19 (0.89%) Xamarin
11 19 (0.89%) Zend
12 17 (0.79%) Salesforce.com
13 14 (0.65%) NetApp
14 13 (0.61%) Informatica
14 13 (0.61%) RedGate
15 12 (0.56%) Adobe
15 12 (0.56%) Symantec
16 11 (0.51%) Remedy
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum + Flexible Working
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Chipping Campden, Gloucestershire
Verelogic IT Recruitment
Salary: From £22,000 to £32,000 per annum Salary: £22,000 - £32,000 (depend
Posted: 5 hours ago
Dorset
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Good Benefits + Flexi
Posted: 8 hours ago
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Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Talent International
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £22500 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Plymouth, Devon
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Bristol DT
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Colston Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
MARS Technical Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus exceptional benefits & 7% pensi
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter, Devon
set2recruit
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum DOE + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
flatraterecruiting
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Plymouth, Devon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
n-tier selection limited
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + 36 days holiday + lots more!
Posted: 2 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £46000 - £58000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago