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 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
Hampshire / Southampton
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 2 9
Rank change year-on-year -1 +7  
Permanent jobs citing SQL 163 256 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 28.70% 34.50% 17.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 46.97% 54.94% 34.01%
Number of salaries quoted 158 249 126
Median salary £38,750 £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% -1.31%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,850 £28,900 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 347 466 394
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 61.09% 62.80% 50.90%
Number of salaries quoted 329 444 339
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,250 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

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 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL in Southampton

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

1 223 (63.35%) C#
2 167 (47.44%) .NET
3 141 (40.06%) ASP.NET
4 137 (38.92%) SQL Server
5 132 (37.50%) Microsoft
6 114 (32.39%) HTML
7 110 (31.25%) MVC
8 108 (30.68%) Agile Software Development
9 100 (28.41%) CSS
10 89 (25.28%) JavaScript
11 83 (23.58%) Windows
12 62 (17.61%) T-SQL
12 62 (17.61%) ASP.NET MVC
13 50 (14.20%) Web Services
13 50 (14.20%) Test Scripting
14 48 (13.64%) jQuery
14 48 (13.64%) OO
14 48 (13.64%) Software Engineering
15 46 (13.07%) Retail
15 46 (13.07%) PHP
15 46 (13.07%) Web Development
16 44 (12.50%) TDD
17 43 (12.22%) Degree
18 40 (11.36%) Scrum
19 38 (10.80%) C++
20 37 (10.51%) Analytical Skills
20 37 (10.51%) SDLC
21 36 (10.23%) Oracle
22 35 (9.94%) XML
23 34 (9.66%) Microsoft Excel

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 12 (3.41%) CMS
2 11 (3.13%) IIS
3 10 (2.84%) Elasticsearch
3 10 (2.84%) SharePoint
4 8 (2.27%) NServiceBus
5 5 (1.42%) Apache
5 5 (1.42%) JBoss
5 5 (1.42%) Tomcat
6 4 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (1.14%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.57%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (0.57%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (0.57%) WordPress
8 1 (0.28%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.28%) Commerce Server
8 1 (0.28%) Umbraco
Applications
1 34 (9.66%) Microsoft Excel
2 23 (6.53%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (2.27%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.14%) Sage 200
2 3 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.85%) Sage 50
3 2 (0.57%) SAP CAR
3 2 (0.57%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.28%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 19 (5.40%) SaaS
2 10 (2.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.85%) Office 365
4 1 (0.28%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (3.98%) Network Security
2 10 (2.84%) TCP/IP
3 7 (1.99%) Internet
4 4 (1.14%) SAN
4 4 (1.14%) VoIP
5 3 (0.85%) Firewall
6 2 (0.57%) 3G
6 2 (0.57%) 4G
6 2 (0.57%) Intranet
6 2 (0.57%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.28%) DNS
7 1 (0.28%) PPP
7 1 (0.28%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 137 (38.92%) SQL Server
2 31 (8.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 21 (5.97%) MS Access
3 21 (5.97%) MySQL
4 15 (4.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (3.69%) SQL Server 2008
6 11 (3.13%) Crystal Reports
6 11 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
6 11 (3.13%) Relational Database
6 11 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 10 (2.84%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (1.99%) Apache Cassandra
8 7 (1.99%) Data Mining
9 6 (1.70%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (1.42%) JasperReports
10 5 (1.42%) Power BI
10 5 (1.42%) SQL Server 2014
11 4 (1.14%) Oracle Database
11 4 (1.14%) SQL Server 2016
12 3 (0.85%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 31 (8.81%) Git (software)
2 23 (6.53%) Subversion
3 20 (5.68%) Selenium
4 15 (4.26%) Visual Studio
5 14 (3.98%) SoapUI
6 11 (3.13%) Bugzilla
7 9 (2.56%) Jenkins
7 9 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
8 7 (1.99%) Trac
9 6 (1.70%) webpack
10 5 (1.42%) Eclipse
10 5 (1.42%) JIRA
11 4 (1.14%) CruiseControl
11 4 (1.14%) Hudson
11 4 (1.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 3 (0.85%) Gradle
12 3 (0.85%) JUnit
13 2 (0.57%) HP UFT
13 2 (0.57%) JMeter
13 2 (0.57%) LoadRunner
General
1 46 (13.07%) Retail
2 26 (7.39%) Finance
3 16 (4.55%) Back Office
4 12 (3.41%) Automotive
5 6 (1.70%) Manufacturing
6 3 (0.85%) Law
7 2 (0.57%) Legal
7 2 (0.57%) Marketing
8 1 (0.28%) Advertising
8 1 (0.28%) Electronics
8 1 (0.28%) Military
Job Titles
1 184 (52.27%) Developer
2 98 (27.84%) Software Developer
3 61 (17.33%) .NET Developer
4 56 (15.91%) C# Developer
5 30 (8.52%) C# Software Developer
5 30 (8.52%) Junior
6 27 (7.67%) Analyst
7 26 (7.39%) .NET Software Developer
8 23 (6.53%) Software Engineer
9 22 (6.25%) DBA
9 22 (6.25%) Junior Developer
9 22 (6.25%) Test Engineer
10 21 (5.97%) C# .NET Developer
11 20 (5.68%) ASP.NET Developer
11 20 (5.68%) Consultant
11 20 (5.68%) SQL DBA
12 18 (5.11%) Software Consultant
12 18 (5.11%) Software Test Engineer
13 17 (4.83%) Junior Software Developer
13 17 (4.83%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 167 (47.44%) .NET
2 141 (40.06%) ASP.NET
3 114 (32.39%) HTML
4 100 (28.41%) CSS
5 62 (17.61%) ASP.NET MVC
6 50 (14.20%) Web Services
7 48 (13.64%) jQuery
8 35 (9.94%) XML
9 32 (9.09%) REST
9 32 (9.09%) WPF
10 31 (8.81%) AngularJS
10 31 (8.81%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 25 (7.10%) WCF
12 22 (6.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 15 (4.26%) Ember.js
13 15 (4.26%) LAMP
14 14 (3.98%) ASP.NET Web API
15 10 (2.84%) LINQ
15 10 (2.84%) Node.js
15 10 (2.84%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 37 (10.51%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (8.52%) Computer Science
3 12 (3.41%) Client/Server
4 9 (2.56%) BBC
5 8 (2.27%) Clustering
5 8 (2.27%) Management Information System
6 5 (1.42%) Data Centre
7 4 (1.14%) Algorithms
7 4 (1.14%) Driving Licence
7 4 (1.14%) Replication
8 3 (0.85%) EPoS
8 3 (0.85%) Greenfield Project
9 2 (0.57%) EFT
9 2 (0.57%) iPhone
10 1 (0.28%) Contactless
10 1 (0.28%) Grid Computing
10 1 (0.28%) Life Science
10 1 (0.28%) Smart City
Operating Systems
1 83 (23.58%) Windows
2 21 (5.97%) Linux
3 17 (4.83%) Windows Server
4 6 (1.70%) Android
4 6 (1.70%) Apple iOS
4 6 (1.70%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (1.42%) Unix
6 4 (1.14%) Windows 10
6 4 (1.14%) Windows 7
6 4 (1.14%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.57%) Mac OS
7 2 (0.57%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.57%) Windows 8
7 2 (0.57%) Windows Phone
7 2 (0.57%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.28%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (31.25%) MVC
2 108 (30.68%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (14.20%) Test Scripting
4 48 (13.64%) OO
4 48 (13.64%) Software Engineering
5 46 (13.07%) Web Development
6 44 (12.50%) TDD
7 40 (11.36%) Scrum
8 37 (10.51%) SDLC
9 31 (8.81%) OOD
10 28 (7.95%) OOP
11 25 (7.10%) Project Management
11 25 (7.10%) Software Testing
12 21 (5.97%) Test Automation
13 18 (5.11%) Unit Testing
14 17 (4.83%) Performance Testing
15 16 (4.55%) Test Planning
16 15 (4.26%) Front End Development
16 15 (4.26%) Regression Testing
17 14 (3.98%) Exploratory Testing
Programming Languages
1 223 (63.35%) C#
2 89 (25.28%) JavaScript
3 62 (17.61%) T-SQL
4 46 (13.07%) PHP
5 38 (10.80%) C++
6 31 (8.81%) Java
7 23 (6.53%) VB.NET
8 14 (3.98%) PowerShell
9 10 (2.84%) PL/SQL
10 9 (2.56%) PHP 7
10 9 (2.56%) VB
11 7 (1.99%) Delphi
12 6 (1.70%) ES6
12 6 (1.70%) Python
13 5 (1.42%) C
13 5 (1.42%) Perl
13 5 (1.42%) Ruby
13 5 (1.42%) VB6
14 4 (1.14%) Progress 4GL
14 4 (1.14%) VBA
Qualifications
1 43 (12.22%) Degree
2 17 (4.83%) ISEB
3 11 (3.13%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (1.70%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (1.42%) MCSA
5 5 (1.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (1.14%) MCP
7 2 (0.57%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.28%) A+ Certification
8 1 (0.28%) CCNA
8 1 (0.28%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.28%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (0.28%) HNC
8 1 (0.28%) HND
8 1 (0.28%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.28%) MCSE
8 1 (0.28%) Network+ Certification
8 1 (0.28%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.28%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.70%) ISO 9001
1 6 (1.70%) SLA
2 3 (0.85%) Data Quality
2 3 (0.85%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.28%) QA
System Software
1 14 (3.98%) Docker
2 11 (3.13%) Active Directory
3 5 (1.42%) Hyper-V
4 4 (1.14%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.57%) Terminal Server
6 1 (0.28%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (0.57%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (0.28%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.28%) SCCM
Vendors
1 132 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 36 (10.23%) Oracle
3 15 (4.26%) Zend
4 9 (2.56%) Sony
5 8 (2.27%) VMware
6 6 (1.70%) Xamarin
7 4 (1.14%) Sage
7 4 (1.14%) SAP
8 2 (0.57%) Acronis
8 2 (0.57%) Adobe
8 2 (0.57%) Dell
8 2 (0.57%) Dynatrace
8 2 (0.57%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.57%) SolarWinds
8 2 (0.57%) Twitter
9 1 (0.28%) Citrix
9 1 (0.28%) Google
9 1 (0.28%) IBM
9 1 (0.28%) JDA
9 1 (0.28%) RedPrairie
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spring Technology
Salary: Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Southampton
University Hospital Southampton
Salary: £22,128 - £28,746 pa
Posted: 23 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Southampton
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 18 days ago
Southampton
University Hospital Southampton
Salary: £26,565 - £35,577 pa
Posted: 23 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago