The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 10 8 10
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 143 121 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 20.34% 19.87% 13.55%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 59.09% 49.19% 42.29%
Number of salaries quoted 115 103 71
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,150 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
SQL Server
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the Dorset region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
242 246 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 34.42% 40.39% 32.05%
Number of salaries quoted 187 208 161
Average salary £36,000 £35,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.40% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.26%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Dorset region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Dorset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Dorset region.

SQL Server Salary Trend in Dorset

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Dorset

SQL Server
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth -3 85 £36,500 +12.30% 10
Poole +2 42 £32,500 -7.14% 2
Dorchester - 3 £42,500 -
Ferndown 0 2 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Weymouth -6 1 - -
SQL Server
South West

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset region citing SQL Server also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server.

1 304 (84.44%) C#
2 297 (82.50%) .NET
3 262 (72.78%) ASP.NET
4 227 (63.06%) SQL
5 204 (56.67%) MVC
6 192 (53.33%) JavaScript
7 184 (51.11%) CSS
8 176 (48.89%) HTML
9 172 (47.78%) jQuery
10 169 (46.94%) ASP.NET MVC
11 155 (43.06%) Microsoft
12 129 (35.83%) T-SQL
13 107 (29.72%) Windows
14 99 (27.50%) Software Engineering
15 91 (25.28%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 90 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
17 85 (23.61%) .NET Framework
18 83 (23.06%) WCF
19 80 (22.22%) Entity Framework
20 76 (21.11%) LINQ
21 73 (20.28%) Web Development
21 73 (20.28%) AngularJS
22 62 (17.22%) Degree
23 61 (16.94%) ASP.NET Web API
24 55 (15.28%) Microsoft Certification
24 55 (15.28%) Visual Studio
25 54 (15.00%) Scrum
25 54 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
26 51 (14.17%) Rhino Mocks
26 51 (14.17%) NUnit

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset region citing SQL Server also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 47 (13.06%) IIS
2 28 (7.78%) SharePoint
3 15 (4.17%) CMS
4 14 (3.89%) SharePoint 2010
4 14 (3.89%) SharePoint 2013
5 10 (2.78%) Umbraco
6 9 (2.50%) WordPress
7 8 (2.22%) JBoss
7 8 (2.22%) Apache
8 7 (1.94%) MS Exchange
9 5 (1.39%) Tomcat
9 5 (1.39%) Node.js
10 2 (0.56%) MS Project Server
10 2 (0.56%) Lync
11 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2010
11 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2013
11 1 (0.28%) Kentico
Applications
1 51 (14.17%) MS Excel
2 29 (8.06%) MS Office
3 6 (1.67%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.28%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 4 (1.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.28%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.83%) Internet
2 2 (0.56%) Firewall
2 2 (0.56%) SAN
2 2 (0.56%) Intranet
3 1 (0.28%) VLAN
3 1 (0.28%) LAN
3 1 (0.28%) WAN
3 1 (0.28%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.28%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 22 (6.11%) SQL Server 2012
3 19 (5.28%) Oracle Database
4 18 (5.00%) MySQL
5 15 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
5 15 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
5 15 (4.17%) Relational Database
6 10 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 8 (2.22%) MongoDB
8 8 (2.22%) NoSQL
9 7 (1.94%) Big Data
9 7 (1.94%) Spotfire
10 6 (1.67%) DB2
10 6 (1.67%) Informix
10 6 (1.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 6 (1.67%) IDMS
11 5 (1.39%) FileMaker
12 3 (0.83%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 2 (0.56%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 55 (15.28%) Visual Studio
2 51 (14.17%) NUnit
2 51 (14.17%) Rhino Mocks
3 36 (10.00%) Subversion
4 16 (4.44%) Log4Net
4 16 (4.44%) TeamCity
5 15 (4.17%) MSTest
5 15 (4.17%) Moq
6 12 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (1.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.28%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.28%) JIRA
General
1 18 (5.00%) Finance
2 15 (4.17%) Marketing
3 11 (3.06%) Retail
4 6 (1.67%) Publishing
4 6 (1.67%) Banking
4 6 (1.67%) Investment Banking
5 4 (1.11%) Advertising
5 4 (1.11%) Multimedia
5 4 (1.11%) Billing
6 3 (0.83%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.56%) Automotive
7 2 (0.56%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.28%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 259 (71.94%) Developer
2 117 (32.50%) .NET Developer
3 76 (21.11%) Software Developer
4 62 (17.22%) C# Developer
5 50 (13.89%) C# .NET Developer
6 45 (12.50%) Analyst
7 41 (11.39%) Web Developer
8 25 (6.94%) Support Analyst
9 24 (6.67%) Senior Developer
10 23 (6.39%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 20 (5.56%) ASP.NET Developer
12 15 (4.17%) SQL Developer
12 15 (4.17%) Applications Support
13 14 (3.89%) Applications Support Analyst
13 14 (3.89%) Senior .NET Developer
14 13 (3.61%) Architect
15 11 (3.06%) Junior
15 11 (3.06%) DBA
15 11 (3.06%) Junior Developer
16 10 (2.78%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 297 (82.50%) .NET
2 262 (72.78%) ASP.NET
3 184 (51.11%) CSS
4 176 (48.89%) HTML
5 172 (47.78%) jQuery
6 169 (46.94%) ASP.NET MVC
7 91 (25.28%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 85 (23.61%) .NET Framework
9 83 (23.06%) WCF
10 80 (22.22%) Entity Framework
11 76 (21.11%) LINQ
12 73 (20.28%) AngularJS
13 61 (16.94%) ASP.NET Web API
14 39 (10.83%) Ajax
14 39 (10.83%) Classic ASP
15 38 (10.56%) NHibernate
16 35 (9.72%) WinForms
16 35 (9.72%) Castle Windsor
17 34 (9.44%) Razor View Engine
18 29 (8.06%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 20 (5.56%) Social Network
2 15 (4.17%) Inversion of Control
3 10 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (2.50%) Replication
5 8 (2.22%) Clustering
6 7 (1.94%) Social Media
7 5 (1.39%) Open Source
8 4 (1.11%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.11%) Photography
8 4 (1.11%) Mathematics
9 3 (0.83%) Physics
9 3 (0.83%) Computer Science
9 3 (0.83%) Management Information System
9 3 (0.83%) Data Integration
9 3 (0.83%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.28%) AS400
10 1 (0.28%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.28%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 107 (29.72%) Windows
2 19 (5.28%) Linux
3 12 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (0.83%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.56%) UNIX
7 2 (0.56%) Windows XP
7 2 (0.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 204 (56.67%) MVC
2 99 (27.50%) Software Engineering
3 90 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 73 (20.28%) Web Development
5 54 (15.00%) Scrum
6 50 (13.89%) SOA
7 40 (11.11%) OO
8 37 (10.28%) TDD
9 36 (10.00%) Web Application Development
10 23 (6.39%) Time Management
11 22 (6.11%) Dependency Injection
12 19 (5.28%) ITIL
12 19 (5.28%) OOP
13 18 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
14 16 (4.44%) Active Record
14 16 (4.44%) CRM
14 16 (4.44%) Business Intelligence
15 15 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
15 15 (4.17%) E-Commerce
15 15 (4.17%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 304 (84.44%) C#
2 227 (63.06%) SQL
3 192 (53.33%) JavaScript
4 129 (35.83%) T-SQL
5 35 (9.72%) VB.NET
6 18 (5.00%) PHP
7 13 (3.61%) C++
7 13 (3.61%) Python
8 12 (3.33%) Java
9 10 (2.78%) VBA
10 7 (1.94%) PowerShell
11 6 (1.67%) VB
11 6 (1.67%) Perl
12 5 (1.39%) C
13 2 (0.56%) Delphi
13 2 (0.56%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 62 (17.22%) Degree
2 55 (15.28%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (5.56%) MCSE
4 19 (5.28%) MCSA
4 19 (5.28%) MCSD
5 18 (5.00%) MCP
6 5 (1.39%) ISEB
7 4 (1.11%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (1.11%) MCPD
8 3 (0.83%) PhD
9 2 (0.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (0.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.28%) MCTS
10 1 (0.28%) MCITP
10 1 (0.28%) NVQ Level 3
10 1 (0.28%) CCNA
10 1 (0.28%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.67%) QA
2 1 (0.28%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (7.78%) Active Directory
2 14 (3.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.39%) vSphere
4 4 (1.11%) XenApp
5 3 (0.83%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.56%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.28%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (0.83%) SCCM
1 3 (0.83%) SCOM
2 2 (0.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.28%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.28%) SCVMM
3 1 (0.28%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 155 (43.06%) Microsoft
2 38 (10.56%) Oracle
3 17 (4.72%) TIBCO
4 16 (4.44%) VMware
5 12 (3.33%) Cisco
6 10 (2.78%) SAP
6 10 (2.78%) Red Hat
7 9 (2.50%) Avaya
8 6 (1.67%) Sybase
9 5 (1.39%) Citrix
10 4 (1.11%) Telerik
11 2 (0.56%) WatchGuard
11 2 (0.56%) SonicWALL
12 1 (0.28%) Logi Analytics
12 1 (0.28%) Twitter
12 1 (0.28%) Salesforce.com
12 1 (0.28%) HP
12 1 (0.28%) Business Objects
12 1 (0.28%) IBM
Ferndown, Dorset
Heat Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + pension, health care, 25 days holiday
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Poole, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Christchurch, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £22500 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 35,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth
360 Resourcing
Salary: £45,000 Dependant on experience +10% Bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
Dorset
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000 - £43000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Poole
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Health Insurance, Bonus, Training
Posted: 11 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Bournemouth
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago