The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Taunton 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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
Somerset / Taunton
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 8 4
Rank change year-on-year -3 -4  
Permanent jobs citing SQL 26 22 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Taunton 26.80% 21.36% 29.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.55% 31.43% 60.00%
Number of salaries quoted 23 21 11
Median salary £37,500 £36,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.16% +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
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 Taunton with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Taunton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 88 70 25
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Taunton 90.72% 67.96% 49.02%
Number of salaries quoted 66 55 21
Median salary £38,500 £40,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.75% +26.98%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,075 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £37,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Taunton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Taunton 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 Taunton

SQL
Salary Trend in Taunton

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

Salary trend for SQL in Taunton

SQL
Salary Histogram in Taunton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL in Taunton over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL in Taunton

For the 6 months to 28 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 Taunton region with a requirement for SQL.

1 20 (54.05%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (43.24%) Scrum
2 16 (43.24%) C#
2 16 (43.24%) .NET
3 12 (32.43%) SQL Server
3 12 (32.43%) JavaScript
4 11 (29.73%) ASP.NET
4 11 (29.73%) Microsoft
5 10 (27.03%) HTML
6 9 (24.32%) Java
6 9 (24.32%) T-SQL
6 9 (24.32%) Web Services
6 9 (24.32%) XML
6 9 (24.32%) Windows
7 8 (21.62%) Active Directory
7 8 (21.62%) Test Automation
8 7 (18.92%) Windows Server
8 7 (18.92%) MVC
8 7 (18.92%) Finance
8 7 (18.92%) Software Engineering
9 6 (16.22%) Data Analysis
9 6 (16.22%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (16.22%) Kanban
10 5 (13.51%) Unit Testing
10 5 (13.51%) Business Analysis
10 5 (13.51%) .NET Framework
10 5 (13.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (13.51%) SDLC
10 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (10.81%) RESTful

SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Taunton 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 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (5.41%) IIS
1 2 (5.41%) MS Exchange
1 2 (5.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (2.70%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.11%) Firewall
2 2 (5.41%) Kerberos
2 2 (5.41%) SAN
3 1 (2.70%) DHCP
3 1 (2.70%) DNS
3 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (32.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (8.11%) Hadoop
3 3 (8.11%) MS Access
3 3 (8.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (5.41%) Big Data
4 2 (5.41%) MongoDB
4 2 (5.41%) MySQL
4 2 (5.41%) NoSQL
4 2 (5.41%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.70%) Geospatial Data
5 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.41%) SoapUI
2 2 (5.41%) SpecFlow
2 2 (5.41%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.70%) Selenium
3 1 (2.70%) Subversion
3 1 (2.70%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (18.92%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 10 (27.03%) Analyst
1 10 (27.03%) Developer
2 7 (18.92%) Business Analyst
2 7 (18.92%) Software Engineer
3 4 (10.81%) C# Developer
4 3 (8.11%) .NET Developer
4 3 (8.11%) .NET Software Engineer
4 3 (8.11%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (8.11%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (8.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (8.11%) DBA
4 3 (8.11%) Field Engineer
4 3 (8.11%) Software Developer
4 3 (8.11%) SQL DBA
4 3 (8.11%) Test Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 2 (5.41%) Head of Development
5 2 (5.41%) Java Software Developer
5 2 (5.41%) Lead Software Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (43.24%) .NET
2 11 (29.73%) ASP.NET
3 10 (27.03%) HTML
4 9 (24.32%) Web Services
4 9 (24.32%) XML
5 5 (13.51%) .NET Framework
5 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (10.81%) RESTful
6 4 (10.81%) SOAP
7 3 (8.11%) CSS
7 3 (8.11%) Entity Framework
7 3 (8.11%) WCF
8 2 (5.41%) JMX
8 2 (5.41%) jQuery
8 2 (5.41%) JSON
8 2 (5.41%) JSP
8 2 (5.41%) REST
8 2 (5.41%) WinForms
8 2 (5.41%) WPF
8 2 (5.41%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.41%) Replication
3 1 (2.70%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 9 (24.32%) Windows
2 7 (18.92%) Windows Server
3 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.70%) Windows 10
5 1 (2.70%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (54.05%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (43.24%) Scrum
3 8 (21.62%) Test Automation
4 7 (18.92%) MVC
4 7 (18.92%) Software Engineering
5 6 (16.22%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (16.22%) Data Analysis
5 6 (16.22%) Kanban
6 5 (13.51%) Business Analysis
6 5 (13.51%) SDLC
6 5 (13.51%) Unit Testing
7 4 (10.81%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (10.81%) TDD
8 3 (8.11%) BDD
8 3 (8.11%) Line Management
8 3 (8.11%) Mentoring
9 2 (5.41%) Analytics
9 2 (5.41%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (5.41%) Data Strategy
9 2 (5.41%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 16 (43.24%) C#
2 12 (32.43%) JavaScript
3 9 (24.32%) Java
3 9 (24.32%) T-SQL
4 3 (8.11%) C++
4 3 (8.11%) VB.NET
5 2 (5.41%) PHP
5 2 (5.41%) PowerShell
5 2 (5.41%) RPG
5 2 (5.41%) VBA
5 2 (5.41%) XPath
5 2 (5.41%) XQuery
6 1 (2.70%) C
6 1 (2.70%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.70%) Python
6 1 (2.70%) R
6 1 (2.70%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (10.81%) Security Cleared
2 3 (8.11%) Degree
3 2 (5.41%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (5.41%) ISEB
3 2 (5.41%) ISTQB
3 2 (5.41%) MCSA
3 2 (5.41%) MCSE
3 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (5.41%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) Data Quality
1 2 (5.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (21.62%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.70%) vSphere
2 1 (2.70%) XenApp
2 1 (2.70%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 11 (29.73%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.81%) Citrix
2 4 (10.81%) Oracle
2 4 (10.81%) VMware
3 1 (2.70%) Symantec
3 1 (2.70%) Veeam