Period
to 14 November 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 14 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 6 3 2
Rank change year-on-year -3 -1 +10
Permanent jobs citing SQL 319 411 318
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 23.53% 30.44% 23.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 37.44% 47.24% 40.20%
Number of salaries quoted 322 423 310
Southampton median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -12.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £23,250 £19,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £48,750 £52,500
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% -3.13%

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 852 870 791
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 62.83% 64.44% 59.65%
Number of salaries quoted 752 814 750
Southampton median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -7.98% +1.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £24,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,925 £56,250 £58,750
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -4.76%

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 14 November 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL in Southampton

For the 6 months to 14 November 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.

1 199 (62.38%) C#
2 154 (48.28%) .NET
3 135 (42.32%) Agile Software Development
4 109 (34.17%) ASP.NET
5 106 (33.23%) JavaScript
6 93 (29.15%) MVC
7 90 (28.21%) Microsoft
8 86 (26.96%) SQL Server
9 74 (23.20%) AngularJS
10 63 (19.75%) Scrum
11 59 (18.50%) Windows
12 55 (17.24%) Retail
13 54 (16.93%) Java
13 54 (16.93%) T-SQL
14 51 (15.99%) REST
15 48 (15.05%) Problem-Solving
16 47 (14.73%) HTML
17 45 (14.11%) TDD
17 45 (14.11%) Docker
18 40 (12.54%) Git (software)
19 39 (12.23%) WCF
19 39 (12.23%) OO
20 36 (11.29%) Degree
21 35 (10.97%) Continuous Integration
22 34 (10.66%) Software Engineering
23 32 (10.03%) CSS
23 32 (10.03%) TeamCity
24 31 (9.72%) Microsoft Azure
25 30 (9.40%) ASP.NET MVC
25 30 (9.40%) Python

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 19 (5.96%) IIS
2 9 (2.82%) Apache
2 9 (2.82%) Apache Spark
3 8 (2.51%) Apache Solr
3 8 (2.51%) CMS
3 8 (2.51%) EPiServer
3 8 (2.51%) Sitecore CMS
3 8 (2.51%) Sitefinity
3 8 (2.51%) Umbraco
4 7 (2.19%) Elasticsearch
4 7 (2.19%) SharePoint
5 5 (1.57%) ArcGIS
6 2 (0.63%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.31%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 24 (7.52%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (3.76%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (2.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.63%) Sage CRM
3 1 (0.31%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
Cloud Services
1 31 (9.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (5.33%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (2.51%) SaaS
4 5 (1.57%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
5 4 (1.25%) Azure Data Factory
6 3 (0.94%) Azure Functions
6 3 (0.94%) Azure Machine Learning
6 3 (0.94%) PaaS
6 3 (0.94%) Serverless
7 1 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.31%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (5.02%) Internet
2 14 (4.39%) TCP/IP
3 11 (3.45%) VLAN
4 4 (1.25%) VPN
5 3 (0.94%) Network Security
6 1 (0.31%) AMQP
6 1 (0.31%) DNS
6 1 (0.31%) Firewall
6 1 (0.31%) Intranet
6 1 (0.31%) WebEx
6 1 (0.31%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (26.96%) SQL Server
2 24 (7.52%) Big Data
2 24 (7.52%) Neo4j
3 18 (5.64%) MongoDB
4 17 (5.33%) Azure SQL Database
5 15 (4.70%) Relational Database
6 13 (4.08%) Data Lake
7 11 (3.45%) Geospatial Data
8 10 (3.13%) NoSQL
9 9 (2.82%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (2.19%) SQL Server 2008
11 6 (1.88%) Apache Cassandra
11 6 (1.88%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
11 6 (1.88%) Hadoop
12 5 (1.57%) Cosmos DB
12 5 (1.57%) Power BI
12 5 (1.57%) SQL Server 2016
13 4 (1.25%) Oracle Database
13 4 (1.25%) PowerPivot
13 4 (1.25%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 40 (12.54%) Git (software)
2 32 (10.03%) TeamCity
3 27 (8.46%) Jenkins
4 21 (6.58%) JIRA
5 13 (4.08%) Visual Studio
6 12 (3.76%) Team Foundation Server
7 11 (3.45%) GitLab
7 11 (3.45%) Vagrant
8 10 (3.13%) NUnit
8 10 (3.13%) Selenium
9 6 (1.88%) gulp
9 6 (1.88%) SoapUI
9 6 (1.88%) webpack
10 5 (1.57%) Toad
11 4 (1.25%) Oracle APEX
11 4 (1.25%) Subversion
12 3 (0.94%) Axure RP
12 3 (0.94%) Octopus Deploy
12 3 (0.94%) Visual Studio Team System
12 3 (0.94%) WiX
General
1 55 (17.24%) Retail
2 30 (9.40%) Finance
3 26 (8.15%) Marketing
4 17 (5.33%) Manufacturing
5 16 (5.02%) Back Office
6 14 (4.39%) Automotive
6 14 (4.39%) Electronics
6 14 (4.39%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.57%) Advertising
8 1 (0.31%) Banking
8 1 (0.31%) Games
Job Titles
1 162 (50.78%) Developer
2 74 (23.20%) C# Developer
3 60 (18.81%) Software Developer
4 55 (17.24%) .NET Developer
5 49 (15.36%) Analyst
6 35 (10.97%) C# .NET Developer
7 33 (10.34%) Support Analyst
8 32 (10.03%) C# Software Developer
9 23 (7.21%) 1st Line Support
9 23 (7.21%) SQL Developer
10 21 (6.58%) Test Engineer
11 18 (5.64%) 1st Line Support Analyst
12 17 (5.33%) Software Test Engineer
13 16 (5.02%) Java Developer
14 14 (4.39%) Senior Developer
14 14 (4.39%) Software Engineer
15 12 (3.76%) ASP.NET Developer
15 12 (3.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 12 (3.76%) Junior
16 11 (3.45%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 154 (48.28%) .NET
2 109 (34.17%) ASP.NET
3 74 (23.20%) AngularJS
4 51 (15.99%) REST
5 47 (14.73%) HTML
6 39 (12.23%) WCF
7 32 (10.03%) CSS
8 30 (9.40%) ASP.NET MVC
9 29 (9.09%) SOAP
10 27 (8.46%) JSON
10 27 (8.46%) RESTful
11 25 (7.84%) HTML5
11 25 (7.84%) WPF
12 21 (6.58%) Node.js
13 20 (6.27%) Spring
14 19 (5.96%) React
15 17 (5.33%) Ember.js
16 16 (5.02%) Web Services
17 15 (4.70%) Django
17 15 (4.70%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 21 (6.58%) EPoS
1 21 (6.58%) Self-Motivation
2 17 (5.33%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (5.33%) Management Information System
3 15 (4.70%) Greenfield Project
4 10 (3.13%) Public Cloud
5 9 (2.82%) Mobile App
5 9 (2.82%) User Experience
6 8 (2.51%) Industry 4.0
7 7 (2.19%) Robotics
8 3 (0.94%) Algorithms
8 3 (0.94%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.63%) Fintech
9 2 (0.63%) PMI
10 1 (0.31%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.31%) Linux Command Line
10 1 (0.31%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 59 (18.50%) Windows
2 20 (6.27%) Windows 7
3 16 (5.02%) Linux
4 3 (0.94%) Android
4 3 (0.94%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.63%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.31%) AIX
6 1 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.31%) Unix
6 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (42.32%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (29.15%) MVC
3 63 (19.75%) Scrum
4 48 (15.05%) Problem-Solving
5 45 (14.11%) TDD
6 39 (12.23%) OO
7 35 (10.97%) Continuous Integration
8 34 (10.66%) Software Engineering
9 29 (9.09%) SDLC
10 28 (8.78%) Business Intelligence
11 27 (8.46%) Test Automation
12 26 (8.15%) DevOps
13 22 (6.90%) Digital Marketing
14 21 (6.58%) OOD
15 20 (6.27%) Analytics
16 19 (5.96%) MVVM
17 18 (5.64%) Open Source
18 17 (5.33%) Data Analytics
18 17 (5.33%) Regression Testing
18 17 (5.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 199 (62.38%) C#
2 106 (33.23%) JavaScript
3 54 (16.93%) Java
3 54 (16.93%) T-SQL
4 30 (9.40%) Python
5 28 (8.78%) C++
6 18 (5.64%) PowerShell
7 15 (4.70%) VB.NET
8 12 (3.76%) TypeScript
9 11 (3.45%) Bash Shell
9 11 (3.45%) C
9 11 (3.45%) Go
9 11 (3.45%) Ruby
10 10 (3.13%) Embedded C
10 10 (3.13%) Embedded C++
10 10 (3.13%) Rust
11 7 (2.19%) Delphi
12 6 (1.88%) VB
13 5 (1.57%) Java 8
14 4 (1.25%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 36 (11.29%) Degree
2 21 (6.58%) Security Cleared
3 16 (5.02%) SC Cleared
4 13 (4.08%) DV Cleared
5 11 (3.45%) ISEB
6 3 (0.94%) CRISC
7 2 (0.63%) Chartered Engineer
7 2 (0.63%) CITP
7 2 (0.63%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.63%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.63%) Sun Certification
8 1 (0.31%) CCNA
8 1 (0.31%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.31%) MCITP
8 1 (0.31%) MCSE
8 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.82%) QA
2 8 (2.51%) SLA
3 3 (0.94%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 45 (14.11%) Docker
2 11 (3.45%) VirtualBox
2 11 (3.45%) vSphere
3 1 (0.31%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.31%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.31%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 24 (7.52%) Kubernetes
2 14 (4.39%) Opscode Chef
2 14 (4.39%) Puppet
3 11 (3.45%) Ansible
3 11 (3.45%) Salt
4 3 (0.94%) Kibana
4 3 (0.94%) Terraform
5 1 (0.31%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.31%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 1 (0.31%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.31%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.31%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 90 (28.21%) Microsoft
2 18 (5.64%) Oracle
3 16 (5.02%) SAP
4 12 (3.76%) Intel
5 8 (2.51%) Sitecore
6 6 (1.88%) Databricks
7 5 (1.57%) Borland
7 5 (1.57%) ESRI
8 4 (1.25%) MKS
9 3 (0.94%) Sybase
10 2 (0.63%) Sage
10 2 (0.63%) VMware
11 1 (0.31%) ANSYS
11 1 (0.31%) Mapinfo
11 1 (0.31%) Red Hat