Period
to 16 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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 16 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 4 3 2
Rank change year-on-year -1 -1 +6
Permanent jobs citing SQL 369 336 458
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 26.95% 29.89% 30.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 43.51% 46.34% 49.51%
Number of salaries quoted 360 342 448
Southampton median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10th Percentile £20,000 £22,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £48,750 £50,000
Hampshire median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% -6.25%

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 Southampton with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Southampton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 848 725 925
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 61.94% 64.50% 61.10%
Number of salaries quoted 771 682 888
Southampton median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £26,750 £22,775 £26,625
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Hampshire median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

Job postings citing SQL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Southampton.

Job vacancy trend for SQL in Southampton

SQL
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Salary trend for SQL in Southampton

SQL
Salary Histogram in Southampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL in Southampton over the 6 months to 16 August 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL in Southampton

For the 6 months to 16 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 Southampton region with a requirement for SQL.

1 240 (65.04%) C#
2 171 (46.34%) .NET
3 126 (34.15%) JavaScript
4 115 (31.17%) ASP.NET
5 98 (26.56%) HTML
5 98 (26.56%) Microsoft
6 96 (26.02%) Agile Software Development
7 89 (24.12%) MVC
8 83 (22.49%) SQL Server
9 74 (20.05%) CSS
10 69 (18.70%) Windows
11 61 (16.53%) REST
12 60 (16.26%) Problem-Solving
13 57 (15.45%) Java
14 56 (15.18%) WCF
15 49 (13.28%) WPF
15 49 (13.28%) Degree
16 48 (13.01%) Software Engineering
17 47 (12.74%) AngularJS
18 42 (11.38%) TDD
18 42 (11.38%) Retail
19 41 (11.11%) OO
19 41 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
20 39 (10.57%) Finance
21 37 (10.03%) Git (software)
22 36 (9.76%) Test Automation
22 36 (9.76%) Microsoft Excel
22 36 (9.76%) C++
23 35 (9.49%) SOAP
23 35 (9.49%) HTML5

SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 9 (2.44%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (1.90%) SharePoint
3 5 (1.36%) Apache
3 5 (1.36%) Apache Spark
3 5 (1.36%) MS Exchange
4 4 (1.08%) Apache Solr
4 4 (1.08%) CMS
4 4 (1.08%) EPiServer
4 4 (1.08%) Sitecore CMS
4 4 (1.08%) Sitefinity
4 4 (1.08%) Umbraco
5 3 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (0.81%) IIS
5 3 (0.81%) NServiceBus
5 3 (0.81%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.27%) NetWeaver
6 1 (0.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 36 (9.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (2.71%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (1.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.63%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.54%) Sage CRM
4 1 (0.27%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
Cloud Services
1 29 (7.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (1.90%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (1.63%) Office 365
3 6 (1.63%) SaaS
4 5 (1.36%) GitHub
4 5 (1.36%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (1.08%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
6 2 (0.54%) Azure Functions
6 2 (0.54%) Azure Machine Learning
6 2 (0.54%) PaaS
6 2 (0.54%) Serverless
7 1 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.71%) Network Security
2 7 (1.90%) TCP/IP
3 6 (1.63%) VLAN
4 3 (0.81%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (0.81%) Firewall
4 3 (0.81%) Internet
5 2 (0.54%) DNS
5 2 (0.54%) SAN
6 1 (0.27%) AMQP
6 1 (0.27%) DHCP
6 1 (0.27%) LAN
6 1 (0.27%) VPN
6 1 (0.27%) WAN
6 1 (0.27%) WebEx
6 1 (0.27%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.27%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (22.49%) SQL Server
2 15 (4.07%) MS Access
3 9 (2.44%) Azure SQL Database
3 9 (2.44%) MongoDB
3 9 (2.44%) Neo4j
3 9 (2.44%) Relational Database
4 8 (2.17%) NoSQL
5 7 (1.90%) Big Data
6 6 (1.63%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (1.36%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 5 (1.36%) Data Lake
7 5 (1.36%) Hadoop
7 5 (1.36%) Oracle Database
7 5 (1.36%) SQL Server 2016
8 4 (1.08%) Cosmos DB
8 4 (1.08%) Geospatial Data
8 4 (1.08%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (1.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (0.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 37 (10.03%) Git (software)
2 23 (6.23%) Jenkins
3 22 (5.96%) JIRA
3 22 (5.96%) Selenium
3 22 (5.96%) Visual Studio
4 18 (4.88%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (2.71%) SoapUI
6 7 (1.90%) Subversion
7 4 (1.08%) GitLab
7 4 (1.08%) Oracle APEX
7 4 (1.08%) Toad
7 4 (1.08%) Vagrant
8 3 (0.81%) gulp
8 3 (0.81%) Octopus Deploy
8 3 (0.81%) TeamCity
8 3 (0.81%) webpack
9 2 (0.54%) Cucumber
9 2 (0.54%) Eclipse RCP
9 2 (0.54%) Gradle
9 2 (0.54%) WebDriver
General
1 42 (11.38%) Retail
2 39 (10.57%) Finance
3 15 (4.07%) Marketing
4 11 (2.98%) Manufacturing
5 10 (2.71%) Electronics
5 10 (2.71%) Telecoms
6 9 (2.44%) Automotive
7 3 (0.81%) Back Office
8 1 (0.27%) Advertising
8 1 (0.27%) Banking
8 1 (0.27%) Games
8 1 (0.27%) Law
Job Titles
1 183 (49.59%) Developer
2 85 (23.04%) .NET Developer
3 66 (17.89%) Software Developer
4 59 (15.99%) C# Developer
5 49 (13.28%) Analyst
6 36 (9.76%) C# .NET Developer
7 35 (9.49%) Software Engineer
8 31 (8.40%) C# Software Developer
9 29 (7.86%) Junior
10 28 (7.59%) Junior Developer
10 28 (7.59%) Senior Developer
11 27 (7.32%) Support Analyst
12 24 (6.50%) Java Developer
13 23 (6.23%) .NET Software Developer
13 23 (6.23%) Test Engineer
14 22 (5.96%) Junior .NET Developer
15 21 (5.69%) 1st Line Support
16 20 (5.42%) Consultant
16 20 (5.42%) Implementation Specialist
17 19 (5.15%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 171 (46.34%) .NET
2 115 (31.17%) ASP.NET
3 98 (26.56%) HTML
4 74 (20.05%) CSS
5 61 (16.53%) REST
6 56 (15.18%) WCF
7 49 (13.28%) WPF
8 47 (12.74%) AngularJS
9 35 (9.49%) HTML5
9 35 (9.49%) SOAP
10 34 (9.21%) JSON
11 32 (8.67%) ASP.NET MVC
12 29 (7.86%) .NET Framework
13 23 (6.23%) Spring
14 22 (5.96%) jQuery
15 20 (5.42%) Web Services
16 19 (5.15%) Django
17 18 (4.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 18 (4.88%) Entity Framework
18 17 (4.61%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 41 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (4.61%) Management Information System
3 14 (3.79%) Greenfield Project
3 14 (3.79%) Self-Motivation
4 13 (3.52%) Mobile App
5 12 (3.25%) Computer Science
6 9 (2.44%) EPoS
7 7 (1.90%) Robotics
8 5 (1.36%) Replication
8 5 (1.36%) User Experience
9 4 (1.08%) Public Cloud
10 3 (0.81%) Data Centre
11 2 (0.54%) Algorithms
11 2 (0.54%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.54%) PMI
12 1 (0.27%) Enterprise Software
12 1 (0.27%) Fintech
12 1 (0.27%) Industry 4.0
12 1 (0.27%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 69 (18.70%) Windows
2 20 (5.42%) Windows 7
3 11 (2.98%) Linux
3 11 (2.98%) Windows Server
4 3 (0.81%) Unix
4 3 (0.81%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (0.54%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.27%) AIX
6 1 (0.27%) Android
6 1 (0.27%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (26.02%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (24.12%) MVC
3 60 (16.26%) Problem-Solving
4 48 (13.01%) Software Engineering
5 42 (11.38%) TDD
6 41 (11.11%) OO
7 36 (9.76%) Test Automation
8 35 (9.49%) Unit Testing
9 29 (7.86%) MVVM
10 28 (7.59%) Continuous Integration
11 26 (7.05%) OOP
12 25 (6.78%) Test Scripting
13 24 (6.50%) Scrum
14 18 (4.88%) Business Intelligence
14 18 (4.88%) Performance Testing
14 18 (4.88%) SDLC
15 17 (4.61%) Time Management
16 16 (4.34%) Manual Testing
17 15 (4.07%) UML
18 14 (3.79%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 240 (65.04%) C#
2 126 (34.15%) JavaScript
3 57 (15.45%) Java
4 36 (9.76%) C++
5 33 (8.94%) Python
6 25 (6.78%) T-SQL
7 20 (5.42%) VB.NET
8 13 (3.52%) C
8 13 (3.52%) PL/SQL
9 11 (2.98%) PowerShell
10 10 (2.71%) Delphi
11 6 (1.63%) Go
12 5 (1.36%) Embedded C
12 5 (1.36%) Embedded C++
12 5 (1.36%) PHP
12 5 (1.36%) Rust
13 4 (1.08%) Bash Shell
13 4 (1.08%) Perl
13 4 (1.08%) TypeScript
13 4 (1.08%) VB
Qualifications
1 49 (13.28%) Degree
2 24 (6.50%) Security Cleared
3 16 (4.34%) SC Cleared
4 12 (3.25%) Computer Science Degree
4 12 (3.25%) ISEB
5 11 (2.98%) ISTQB
6 7 (1.90%) DV Cleared
7 3 (0.81%) Chartered Engineer
7 3 (0.81%) CITP
7 3 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.81%) Sun Certification
8 2 (0.54%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.54%) MCP
8 2 (0.54%) MCSA
8 2 (0.54%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.27%) CCNA
9 1 (0.27%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.27%) MCITP
9 1 (0.27%) MCSE
9 1 (0.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.34%) QA
2 6 (1.63%) SLA
3 3 (0.81%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.27%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 27 (7.32%) Docker
2 10 (2.71%) Active Directory
3 9 (2.44%) vSphere
4 7 (1.90%) Hyper-V
5 4 (1.08%) VirtualBox
6 3 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 19 (5.15%) Kubernetes
2 7 (1.90%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (1.90%) Puppet
3 4 (1.08%) Ansible
3 4 (1.08%) Salt
4 3 (0.81%) Terraform
5 2 (0.54%) SCCM
6 1 (0.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 98 (26.56%) Microsoft
2 26 (7.05%) Oracle
3 12 (3.25%) SAP
4 10 (2.71%) Google
5 7 (1.90%) Xamarin
6 5 (1.36%) Databricks
6 5 (1.36%) Meraki
7 4 (1.08%) Cisco
7 4 (1.08%) Citrix
7 4 (1.08%) MKS
7 4 (1.08%) Sitecore
7 4 (1.08%) Sybase
7 4 (1.08%) VMware
8 2 (0.54%) Borland
8 2 (0.54%) Sage
9 1 (0.27%) ANSYS
9 1 (0.27%) Apple
9 1 (0.27%) Intel
9 1 (0.27%) Mapinfo
9 1 (0.27%) Pegasus