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 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL (Structured Query Language)
Hampshire / Southampton
Rank 3 3 2
Rank change year-on-year 0 -1  
Permanent jobs citing SQL 189 199 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 30.88% 25.32% 22.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 46.55% 41.81% 44.01%
Number of salaries quoted 183 193 183
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £49,500
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 Southampton with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Southampton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 406 476 484
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 66.34% 60.56% 51.00%
Number of salaries quoted 382 463 423
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Southampton 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 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 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL in Southampton

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Southampton region with a requirement for SQL.

1 154 (50.83%) C#
2 123 (40.59%) SQL Server
3 120 (39.60%) .NET
4 112 (36.96%) Microsoft
5 96 (31.68%) Agile Software Development
6 93 (30.69%) ASP.NET
7 92 (30.36%) HTML
8 90 (29.70%) CSS
9 84 (27.72%) Windows
10 81 (26.73%) MVC
11 66 (21.78%) JavaScript
12 56 (18.48%) T-SQL
12 56 (18.48%) MS Excel
13 50 (16.50%) OO
14 44 (14.52%) TDD
15 43 (14.19%) Web Development
16 40 (13.20%) SDLC
17 37 (12.21%) Test Scripting
17 37 (12.21%) PHP
17 37 (12.21%) Web Services
18 35 (11.55%) Oracle
18 35 (11.55%) Software Engineering
19 34 (11.22%) Project Management
19 34 (11.22%) Degree
20 33 (10.89%) Analytical Skills
20 33 (10.89%) C++
20 33 (10.89%) Retail
21 30 (9.90%) XML
22 29 (9.57%) Java
23 28 (9.24%) Scrum

SQL
Top Related 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 17 (5.61%) MS Exchange
2 15 (4.95%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (4.29%) IIS
4 11 (3.63%) SharePoint
5 10 (3.30%) CMS
6 9 (2.97%) Elasticsearch
7 8 (2.64%) NServiceBus
8 6 (1.98%) Apache
9 5 (1.65%) BizTalk Server
9 5 (1.65%) JBoss
9 5 (1.65%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.66%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (0.66%) WordPress
11 1 (0.33%) Commerce Server
11 1 (0.33%) nginx
11 1 (0.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 56 (18.48%) MS Excel
2 17 (5.61%) MS Office
3 3 (0.99%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.33%) MS Project
4 1 (0.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.32%) Infor CRM
2 2 (0.66%) Infor M3
3 1 (0.33%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.33%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.33%) Sage 50
3 1 (0.33%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 21 (6.93%) Office 365
2 14 (4.62%) SaaS
3 3 (0.99%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (6.27%) VoIP
2 15 (4.95%) SAN
3 13 (4.29%) Network Security
3 13 (4.29%) TCP/IP
4 7 (2.31%) Internet
5 6 (1.98%) PPP
6 5 (1.65%) Firewall
7 4 (1.32%) DNS
7 4 (1.32%) LAN
7 4 (1.32%) VPN
7 4 (1.32%) WAN
8 3 (0.99%) Intranet
9 2 (0.66%) 3G
9 2 (0.66%) 4G
9 2 (0.66%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 123 (40.59%) SQL Server
2 26 (8.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 21 (6.93%) MySQL
4 20 (6.60%) MS Access
5 15 (4.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 14 (4.62%) PostgreSQL
6 14 (4.62%) SQL Server 2008
7 13 (4.29%) Relational Database
8 11 (3.63%) Crystal Reports
9 10 (3.30%) Data Mining
9 10 (3.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 7 (2.31%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (1.98%) Oracle Database
12 5 (1.65%) JasperReports
12 5 (1.65%) QlikView
13 4 (1.32%) BusinessObjects
13 4 (1.32%) SQL Server 2005
13 4 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
14 3 (0.99%) Apache Cassandra
14 3 (0.99%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 21 (6.93%) Git (software)
2 19 (6.27%) Subversion
3 14 (4.62%) Visual Studio
4 12 (3.96%) Selenium
5 8 (2.64%) SoapUI
6 6 (1.98%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (1.65%) Eclipse
8 3 (0.99%) Bugzilla
8 3 (0.99%) Gradle
8 3 (0.99%) Jenkins
8 3 (0.99%) JIRA
8 3 (0.99%) JUnit
8 3 (0.99%) Trac
9 1 (0.33%) Toad
General
1 33 (10.89%) Retail
2 21 (6.93%) Finance
3 10 (3.30%) Back Office
4 8 (2.64%) Automotive
5 4 (1.32%) Banking
6 3 (0.99%) Electronics
6 3 (0.99%) Manufacturing
6 3 (0.99%) Military
6 3 (0.99%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 136 (44.88%) Developer
2 67 (22.11%) Software Developer
3 51 (16.83%) .NET Developer
4 33 (10.89%) C# Developer
5 25 (8.25%) Analyst
6 24 (7.92%) SQL Developer
7 22 (7.26%) .NET Software Developer
7 22 (7.26%) C# .NET Developer
7 22 (7.26%) DBA
8 20 (6.60%) ASP.NET Developer
8 20 (6.60%) SQL DBA
9 19 (6.27%) Consultant
9 19 (6.27%) Software Engineer
10 18 (5.94%) Junior
11 17 (5.61%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 17 (5.61%) Junior Developer
11 17 (5.61%) Support Engineer
12 16 (5.28%) .NET Web Developer
12 16 (5.28%) Implementation Consultant
12 16 (5.28%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (39.60%) .NET
2 93 (30.69%) ASP.NET
3 92 (30.36%) HTML
4 90 (29.70%) CSS
5 37 (12.21%) Web Services
6 30 (9.90%) XML
7 27 (8.91%) ASP.NET MVC
8 24 (7.92%) WCF
9 20 (6.60%) jQuery
9 20 (6.60%) LAMP
9 20 (6.60%) WPF
10 19 (6.27%) AngularJS
11 16 (5.28%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 15 (4.95%) HTML5
12 15 (4.95%) XHTML
13 14 (4.62%) Behat
13 14 (4.62%) REST
14 11 (3.63%) Ajax
15 10 (3.30%) JSON
16 8 (2.64%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 33 (10.89%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (7.26%) Computer Science
3 14 (4.62%) BBC
4 10 (3.30%) Management Information System
5 8 (2.64%) Mobile App
6 5 (1.65%) Clustering
7 4 (1.32%) Driving Licence
8 3 (0.99%) EFT
8 3 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (0.99%) EPoS
9 2 (0.66%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.66%) Grid Computing
9 2 (0.66%) iPhone
9 2 (0.66%) Replication
10 1 (0.33%) CMDB
10 1 (0.33%) Contactless
10 1 (0.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 84 (27.72%) Windows
2 26 (8.58%) Linux
2 26 (8.58%) Windows Server
3 25 (8.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 22 (7.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (4.95%) Mac OS X
5 15 (4.95%) Windows 10
5 15 (4.95%) Windows 7
6 5 (1.65%) Android
6 5 (1.65%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.99%) Unix
7 3 (0.99%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.66%) Mac OS
8 2 (0.66%) Windows Phone
8 2 (0.66%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.33%) MVS
9 1 (0.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (31.68%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (26.73%) MVC
3 50 (16.50%) OO
4 44 (14.52%) TDD
5 43 (14.19%) Web Development
6 40 (13.20%) SDLC
7 37 (12.21%) Test Scripting
8 35 (11.55%) Software Engineering
9 34 (11.22%) Project Management
10 28 (9.24%) Scrum
11 22 (7.26%) OOD
11 22 (7.26%) Unit Testing
12 21 (6.93%) Software Testing
13 20 (6.60%) Business Intelligence
13 20 (6.60%) OOP
14 18 (5.94%) Performance Monitoring
15 16 (5.28%) Creative Problem-Solving
15 16 (5.28%) OO PHP
16 14 (4.62%) Coaching
16 14 (4.62%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 154 (50.83%) C#
2 66 (21.78%) JavaScript
3 56 (18.48%) T-SQL
4 37 (12.21%) PHP
5 33 (10.89%) C++
6 29 (9.57%) Java
7 14 (4.62%) PHP 7
8 13 (4.29%) PL/SQL
9 12 (3.96%) VB.NET
10 11 (3.63%) C
11 10 (3.30%) VB
12 9 (2.97%) PowerShell
13 6 (1.98%) Python
14 5 (1.65%) Delphi
14 5 (1.65%) Perl
14 5 (1.65%) VB6
15 4 (1.32%) Ruby
15 4 (1.32%) VBA
16 3 (0.99%) PHP 5
17 2 (0.66%) F#
Qualifications
1 34 (11.22%) Degree
2 9 (2.97%) ISEB
3 5 (1.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (1.32%) CCNA
4 4 (1.32%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (1.32%) ISTQB
4 4 (1.32%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.32%) Security Cleared
5 3 (0.99%) A+ Certification
5 3 (0.99%) HNC
5 3 (0.99%) HND
5 3 (0.99%) MCSA
5 3 (0.99%) MCSE
5 3 (0.99%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (0.99%) Network+ Certification
6 2 (0.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.33%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.33%) RHCE
7 1 (0.33%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (0.99%) PCI DSS
1 3 (0.99%) SLA
2 2 (0.66%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.66%) QA
System Software
1 11 (3.63%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.98%) Docker
2 6 (1.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.33%) KVM
3 1 (0.33%) NFS
3 1 (0.33%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.33%) QEMU
3 1 (0.33%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 2 (0.66%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (0.33%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.33%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 1 (0.33%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (0.33%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 112 (36.96%) Microsoft
2 35 (11.55%) Oracle
3 23 (7.59%) VMware
4 20 (6.60%) Zend
5 15 (4.95%) Dell
6 14 (4.62%) Sony
7 7 (2.31%) Twitter
8 6 (1.98%) SAP
9 4 (1.32%) Infor
9 4 (1.32%) Mitel
9 4 (1.32%) SonicWALL
10 3 (0.99%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (0.66%) Acronis
11 2 (0.66%) Adobe
11 2 (0.66%) SolarWinds
12 1 (0.33%) EMC
12 1 (0.33%) Google
12 1 (0.33%) HP
12 1 (0.33%) IBM
12 1 (0.33%) Zerto
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + 26 days holiday, Bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
X4 Group
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 6 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Washington Frank
Posted: 22 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £33000 - £37000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Southampton, Parkway , Hampshire
PS Computer Services
Salary: £0 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 18 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + training and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus and Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Ascend Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton
Washington Frank
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension and Holiday
Posted: 9 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits and training
Posted: 9 days ago
Southampton
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Package
Posted: 15 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + 26 days hol
Posted: 15 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + training and benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Southampton
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 15 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Southampton
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 23 days ago