Period
to 24 May 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 24 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 3 2
Rank change year-on-year 0 -1 +2
Permanent jobs citing SQL 506 358 436
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 32.03% 29.13% 28.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 46.17% 46.19% 46.33%
Number of salaries quoted 489 360 430
Southampton median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10th Percentile £22,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £53,750 £50,000 £50,000
Hampshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +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 1,096 775 941
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 69.37% 63.06% 61.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1,012 729 907
Southampton median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.27% +5.33%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 24 May 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL in Southampton

For the 6 months to 24 May 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.

1 303 (59.88%) C#
2 204 (40.32%) .NET
3 170 (33.60%) SQL Server
4 165 (32.61%) JavaScript
5 147 (29.05%) Microsoft
6 130 (25.69%) HTML
7 125 (24.70%) Agile Software Development
8 124 (24.51%) ASP.NET
9 119 (23.52%) Windows
10 109 (21.54%) CSS
11 101 (19.96%) MVC
12 99 (19.57%) Problem-Solving
13 88 (17.39%) Software Engineering
14 70 (13.83%) Degree
15 66 (13.04%) Java
16 64 (12.65%) WCF
17 61 (12.06%) Unit Testing
18 59 (11.66%) REST
19 58 (11.46%) WPF
20 55 (10.87%) Git (software)
21 54 (10.67%) Microsoft Excel
22 53 (10.47%) Test Scripting
22 53 (10.47%) Analytical Skills
23 52 (10.28%) OOP
24 51 (10.08%) ASP.NET MVC
25 49 (9.68%) T-SQL
26 48 (9.49%) TDD
26 48 (9.49%) Retail
26 48 (9.49%) Test Automation
26 48 (9.49%) Computer Science

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 25 (4.94%) Elasticsearch
2 9 (1.78%) MS Exchange
2 9 (1.78%) NServiceBus
3 7 (1.38%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (0.79%) GeoServer
5 4 (0.79%) IIS
5 4 (0.79%) JBoss
5 4 (0.79%) SharePoint
5 4 (0.79%) WildFly
6 3 (0.59%) CMS
6 3 (0.59%) Oracle Service Bus
6 3 (0.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 3 (0.59%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.40%) SAS
7 2 (0.40%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.20%) Apache
8 1 (0.20%) WordPress
Applications
1 54 (10.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 15 (2.96%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
1 6 (1.19%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 46 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (3.75%) SaaS
3 18 (3.56%) Google Cloud Platform
4 14 (2.77%) GitHub
5 11 (2.17%) Office 365
6 4 (0.79%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (0.40%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.20%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 30 (5.93%) Network Security
2 18 (3.56%) Firewall
3 7 (1.38%) VPN
4 6 (1.19%) DNS
5 4 (0.79%) DHCP
5 4 (0.79%) SNMP
5 4 (0.79%) Wireless
6 3 (0.59%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (0.59%) SAN
7 2 (0.40%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (0.40%) iSCSI
7 2 (0.40%) LAN
7 2 (0.40%) VLAN
7 2 (0.40%) WAN
8 1 (0.20%) Broadband
8 1 (0.20%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.20%) VoIP
8 1 (0.20%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 170 (33.60%) SQL Server
2 33 (6.52%) MS Access
3 23 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 22 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 18 (3.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 17 (3.36%) Data Warehouse
6 17 (3.36%) Relational Database
7 16 (3.16%) Oracle Database
7 16 (3.16%) PostgreSQL
8 14 (2.77%) SQL Server 2005
9 10 (1.98%) SQL Server 2016
10 7 (1.38%) MongoDB
10 7 (1.38%) NoSQL
10 7 (1.38%) Power BI
11 6 (1.19%) Big Data
11 6 (1.19%) RDBMS
12 2 (0.40%) MySQL
12 2 (0.40%) Neo4j
12 2 (0.40%) OLAP
13 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 55 (10.87%) Git (software)
2 45 (8.89%) Visual Studio
3 38 (7.51%) Team Foundation Server
4 31 (6.13%) Selenium
5 23 (4.55%) JIRA
6 22 (4.35%) Jenkins
7 19 (3.75%) Subversion
8 15 (2.96%) SoapUI
9 9 (1.78%) Octopus Deploy
10 8 (1.58%) Fiddler
10 8 (1.58%) LINQPad
11 7 (1.38%) JUnit
11 7 (1.38%) Maven
12 5 (0.99%) Gradle
12 5 (0.99%) Jasmine
12 5 (0.99%) Mocha
13 3 (0.59%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 2 (0.40%) Eclipse RCP
14 2 (0.40%) Gerrit
14 2 (0.40%) Robot Framework
General
1 48 (9.49%) Retail
2 35 (6.92%) Finance
3 9 (1.78%) Back Office
4 8 (1.58%) Marketing
5 7 (1.38%) Advertising
5 7 (1.38%) Electronics
5 7 (1.38%) Manufacturing
5 7 (1.38%) Telecoms
6 3 (0.59%) Games
7 1 (0.20%) Banking
7 1 (0.20%) Law
Job Titles
1 225 (44.47%) Developer
2 95 (18.77%) Software Developer
3 89 (17.59%) .NET Developer
4 68 (13.44%) C# Developer
5 63 (12.45%) Software Engineer
6 45 (8.89%) C# .NET Developer
7 44 (8.70%) .NET Software Developer
8 43 (8.50%) Analyst
8 43 (8.50%) C# Software Developer
9 39 (7.71%) Junior
10 37 (7.31%) SQL Developer
11 36 (7.11%) Consultant
12 35 (6.92%) ASP.NET Developer
13 34 (6.72%) Graduate
14 32 (6.32%) Implementation Consultant
14 32 (6.32%) Senior Developer
15 31 (6.13%) Implementation Specialist
16 30 (5.93%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
17 28 (5.53%) C# Software Engineer
18 27 (5.34%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 204 (40.32%) .NET
2 130 (25.69%) HTML
3 124 (24.51%) ASP.NET
4 109 (21.54%) CSS
5 64 (12.65%) WCF
6 59 (11.66%) REST
7 58 (11.46%) WPF
8 51 (10.08%) ASP.NET MVC
9 47 (9.29%) AngularJS
10 42 (8.30%) HTML5
11 38 (7.51%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 33 (6.52%) jQuery
13 32 (6.32%) SOAP
14 29 (5.73%) .NET Framework
15 28 (5.53%) JSON
16 24 (4.74%) Web Services
17 21 (4.15%) XML
18 19 (3.75%) ASP.NET Web API
18 19 (3.75%) Spring
19 18 (3.56%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 53 (10.47%) Analytical Skills
2 48 (9.49%) Computer Science
3 23 (4.55%) Management Information System
4 15 (2.96%) Mobile App
5 13 (2.57%) EPoS
5 13 (2.57%) Replication
6 10 (1.98%) Greenfield Project
7 9 (1.78%) BBC
7 9 (1.78%) Data Centre
8 8 (1.58%) N-Tier
8 8 (1.58%) Self-Motivation
9 6 (1.19%) Robotics
10 4 (0.79%) User Experience
11 3 (0.59%) Smartphone
12 2 (0.40%) Client/Server
12 2 (0.40%) Driving Licence
13 1 (0.20%) Algorithms
13 1 (0.20%) Fintech
13 1 (0.20%) iPhone
13 1 (0.20%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 119 (23.52%) Windows
2 35 (6.92%) Linux
3 25 (4.94%) Windows Server
4 18 (3.56%) Windows 7
5 8 (1.58%) VMS
6 7 (1.38%) Unix
7 5 (0.99%) Windows 10
7 5 (0.99%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.59%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.40%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.20%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (24.70%) Agile Software Development
2 101 (19.96%) MVC
3 99 (19.57%) Problem-Solving
4 88 (17.39%) Software Engineering
5 61 (12.06%) Unit Testing
6 53 (10.47%) Test Scripting
7 52 (10.28%) OOP
8 48 (9.49%) TDD
8 48 (9.49%) Test Automation
9 45 (8.89%) OO
10 40 (7.91%) Web Development
11 39 (7.71%) SDLC
12 37 (7.31%) Scrum
13 32 (6.32%) Creative Problem-Solving
14 30 (5.93%) Continuous Integration
15 28 (5.53%) Coaching
16 26 (5.14%) ITIL
16 26 (5.14%) MVVM
17 23 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
18 22 (4.35%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 303 (59.88%) C#
2 165 (32.61%) JavaScript
3 66 (13.04%) Java
4 49 (9.68%) T-SQL
5 40 (7.91%) C++
6 37 (7.31%) PowerShell
7 29 (5.73%) PHP
8 27 (5.34%) Python
9 23 (4.55%) PL/SQL
10 15 (2.96%) C
11 14 (2.77%) PHP 7
12 13 (2.57%) VB.NET
13 10 (1.98%) Delphi
13 10 (1.98%) VC++
14 9 (1.78%) TypeScript
15 7 (1.38%) Bash Shell
15 7 (1.38%) Ruby
16 5 (0.99%) Go
16 5 (0.99%) Java 8
17 4 (0.79%) Perl
Qualifications
1 70 (13.83%) Degree
2 38 (7.51%) Computer Science Degree
3 23 (4.55%) Security Cleared
4 22 (4.35%) ISEB
5 16 (3.16%) SC Cleared
6 15 (2.96%) ISTQB
7 13 (2.57%) ITIL Certification
8 10 (1.98%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (1.38%) MCSA
10 5 (0.99%) DV Cleared
10 5 (0.99%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 5 (0.99%) MCP
11 3 (0.59%) CCNA
11 3 (0.59%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (0.59%) MCITP
11 3 (0.59%) MCSE
12 2 (0.40%) Chartered Engineer
12 2 (0.40%) CITP
12 2 (0.40%) Sun Certification
13 1 (0.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (5.53%) QA
2 9 (1.78%) SLA
3 5 (0.99%) GDPR
4 4 (0.79%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.20%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 23 (4.55%) Active Directory
2 18 (3.56%) Docker
3 13 (2.57%) Hyper-V
4 7 (1.38%) vSphere
5 4 (0.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 16 (3.16%) Kubernetes
2 8 (1.58%) Kibana
3 6 (1.19%) SCCM
4 5 (0.99%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (0.79%) Ansible
5 4 (0.79%) Puppet
Vendors
1 147 (29.05%) Microsoft
2 34 (6.72%) Oracle
3 29 (5.73%) Google
4 17 (3.36%) Xamarin
5 12 (2.37%) Zend
6 11 (2.17%) SAP
7 9 (1.78%) Sony
7 9 (1.78%) Twitter
8 8 (1.58%) BMC
8 8 (1.58%) Cisco
8 8 (1.58%) VMware
9 7 (1.38%) Salesforce.com
10 6 (1.19%) Citrix
11 5 (0.99%) Meraki
12 4 (0.79%) Sage
13 3 (0.59%) Capita
13 3 (0.59%) Pegasus
14 2 (0.40%) Sybase
15 1 (0.20%) Apple
15 1 (0.20%) HP