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 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 15 12 10
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 91 148 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 12.98% 17.51% 18.03%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 43.96% 47.59% 53.39%
Number of salaries quoted 82 129 119
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,550 £23,950
10% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
207 311 251
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 29.53% 36.80% 33.78%
Number of salaries quoted 148 238 224
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,100 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £73,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 August 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 August 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 -2 65 £36,000 +2.85% 11
Poole -8 13 £40,750 +1.87% 4
Verwood - 9 £37,500 - 1
Ferndown -1 2 £33,750 +50.00%
SQL Server
South West

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 143 (73.33%) .NET
2 139 (71.28%) C#
3 121 (62.05%) ASP.NET
4 102 (52.31%) MVC
5 92 (47.18%) JavaScript
5 92 (47.18%) ASP.NET MVC
6 85 (43.59%) HTML
7 84 (43.08%) SQL
8 81 (41.54%) CSS
9 69 (35.38%) Microsoft
10 68 (34.87%) Agile Software Development
11 61 (31.28%) jQuery
12 51 (26.15%) WCF
13 42 (21.54%) LINQ
13 42 (21.54%) .NET Framework
13 42 (21.54%) T-SQL
14 37 (18.97%) OO
15 36 (18.46%) Oracle
15 36 (18.46%) TDD
15 36 (18.46%) Entity Framework
15 36 (18.46%) SDLC
16 35 (17.95%) AngularJS
16 35 (17.95%) Scrum
17 33 (16.92%) Windows
18 30 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web API
19 27 (13.85%) NUnit
19 27 (13.85%) Web Development
19 27 (13.85%) SQL Server 2008
20 26 (13.33%) Rhino Mocks
21 25 (12.82%) SOA

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 16 (8.21%) SharePoint
2 10 (5.13%) CMS
3 6 (3.08%) IIS
4 5 (2.56%) JBoss
4 5 (2.56%) Apache
4 5 (2.56%) Umbraco
5 4 (2.05%) WordPress
5 4 (2.05%) Node.js
5 4 (2.05%) Drupal
6 2 (1.03%) MS Exchange
6 2 (1.03%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.03%) Lync
7 1 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.51%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.51%) GlassFish
Applications
1 19 (9.74%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.05%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.54%) Oracle Utilities
2 1 (0.51%) Visualfiles
2 1 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.54%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.03%) SaaS
3 2 (1.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.56%) SAN
2 2 (1.03%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.03%) Internet
3 1 (0.51%) Firewall
3 1 (0.51%) DNS
3 1 (0.51%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (13.85%) SQL Server 2008
2 22 (11.28%) Oracle Database
3 21 (10.77%) Relational Database
4 19 (9.74%) MySQL
5 15 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
6 14 (7.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 14 (7.18%) Data Warehouse
6 14 (7.18%) SQL Server 2012
7 13 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 11 (5.64%) RDBMS
9 8 (4.10%) MongoDB
10 7 (3.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 6 (3.08%) Oracle Database 12c
12 5 (2.56%) Oracle Database 11g
12 5 (2.56%) DTS
13 4 (2.05%) MS Access
14 3 (1.54%) QlikView
14 3 (1.54%) NoSQL
14 3 (1.54%) Oracle Exadata
14 3 (1.54%) TimesTen
Development Applications
1 27 (13.85%) NUnit
2 26 (13.33%) Rhino Mocks
3 24 (12.31%) Subversion
4 16 (8.21%) Visual Studio
5 9 (4.62%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (3.08%) MSTest
7 5 (2.56%) Moq
8 3 (1.54%) Log4Net
8 3 (1.54%) TeamCity
8 3 (1.54%) Git (software)
8 3 (1.54%) Maven
8 3 (1.54%) JIRA
9 2 (1.03%) TestComplete
General
1 22 (11.28%) Finance
2 9 (4.62%) Retail
3 6 (3.08%) Banking
4 4 (2.05%) Games
5 3 (1.54%) Front Office
5 3 (1.54%) Automotive
5 3 (1.54%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.54%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.03%) Local Government
6 2 (1.03%) Legal
6 2 (1.03%) Publishing
7 1 (0.51%) Advertising
7 1 (0.51%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.51%) Billing
Job Titles
1 152 (77.95%) Developer
2 82 (42.05%) .NET Developer
3 42 (21.54%) C# Developer
4 29 (14.87%) C# .NET Developer
5 28 (14.36%) Software Developer
6 17 (8.72%) Web Developer
6 17 (8.72%) Senior Developer
7 16 (8.21%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 14 (7.18%) Junior
9 12 (6.15%) Architect
9 12 (6.15%) Junior Developer
10 11 (5.64%) DBA
10 11 (5.64%) ASP.NET Developer
11 10 (5.13%) Administrator
11 10 (5.13%) SQL Developer
11 10 (5.13%) Senior .NET Developer
12 8 (4.10%) Junior .NET Developer
12 8 (4.10%) Applications Developer
12 8 (4.10%) Analyst
13 7 (3.59%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 143 (73.33%) .NET
2 121 (62.05%) ASP.NET
3 92 (47.18%) ASP.NET MVC
4 85 (43.59%) HTML
5 81 (41.54%) CSS
6 61 (31.28%) jQuery
7 51 (26.15%) WCF
8 42 (21.54%) .NET Framework
8 42 (21.54%) LINQ
9 36 (18.46%) Entity Framework
10 35 (17.95%) AngularJS
11 30 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web API
12 23 (11.79%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 23 (11.79%) Castle Windsor
12 23 (11.79%) Ajax
12 23 (11.79%) NHibernate
13 18 (9.23%) MonoRail
14 17 (8.72%) XML
14 17 (8.72%) Razor View Engine
15 15 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (9.23%) Social Network
2 10 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (5.13%) Data Centre
3 7 (3.59%) Clustering
4 6 (3.08%) Inversion of Control
5 5 (2.56%) N-Tier
6 3 (1.54%) Fixed Income
7 2 (1.03%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.03%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.03%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.03%) Replication
7 2 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.51%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.51%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.51%) Photography
8 1 (0.51%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 33 (16.92%) Windows
2 14 (7.18%) Linux
3 13 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (3.59%) UNIX
5 3 (1.54%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (1.54%) Solaris
6 2 (1.03%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.03%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.03%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (52.31%) MVC
2 68 (34.87%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (18.97%) OO
4 36 (18.46%) TDD
4 36 (18.46%) SDLC
5 35 (17.95%) Scrum
6 27 (13.85%) Web Development
7 25 (12.82%) SOA
8 24 (12.31%) Web Application Development
9 19 (9.74%) Software Engineering
10 17 (8.72%) E-Commerce
11 15 (7.69%) OOP
12 14 (7.18%) ITIL
13 13 (6.67%) CRM
14 11 (5.64%) Business Intelligence
15 10 (5.13%) B2B
15 10 (5.13%) Technical Architecture
16 9 (4.62%) ITIL V2
17 8 (4.10%) BDD
17 8 (4.10%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 139 (71.28%) C#
2 92 (47.18%) JavaScript
3 84 (43.08%) SQL
4 42 (21.54%) T-SQL
5 22 (11.28%) PHP
6 19 (9.74%) VB.NET
7 17 (8.72%) Java
8 9 (4.62%) C
9 8 (4.10%) C++
10 4 (2.05%) PL/SQL
10 4 (2.05%) VBA
11 3 (1.54%) Embedded C
11 3 (1.54%) Shell Script
11 3 (1.54%) AWK
11 3 (1.54%) Perl
11 3 (1.54%) Bourne shell
11 3 (1.54%) sed
12 2 (1.03%) VB
13 1 (0.51%) VB6
13 1 (0.51%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (8.72%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (6.15%) Degree
3 7 (3.59%) MCSD
4 6 (3.08%) MCP
5 4 (2.05%) MCPD
6 3 (1.54%) SC Cleared
6 3 (1.54%) Security Cleared
6 3 (1.54%) ISEB
7 2 (1.03%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (0.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.51%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.51%) HND
8 1 (0.51%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.54%) QA
System Software
1 15 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (2.56%) vSphere
3 3 (1.54%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.51%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.51%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.51%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (3.59%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (1.54%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (1.54%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.51%) SCCM
Vendors
1 69 (35.38%) Microsoft
2 36 (18.46%) Oracle
3 16 (8.21%) VMware
4 13 (6.67%) Red Hat
5 10 (5.13%) TIBCO
5 10 (5.13%) Cisco
6 9 (4.62%) Avaya
7 6 (3.08%) Sybase
8 3 (1.54%) Remedy
8 3 (1.54%) Vertica
8 3 (1.54%) MapR
9 2 (1.03%) Google
10 1 (0.51%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.51%) Xamarin
10 1 (0.51%) Citrix
Dorset
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Verwood, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 38,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Ageas Retail Limited
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + flexible benefits & relocation assistance
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £3000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Dorset
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Poole
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £47500.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Poole
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £48000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Poole
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Dorset
First Recruitment Group
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Bournemouth
JP Morgan
Salary: Competitive with Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago