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

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 7 9 1
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -8
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 54 32 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 22.78% 20.38% 31.67%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 77.14% 52.46% 69.09%
Number of salaries quoted 51 28 23
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,400 £29,600
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £37,350
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
SQL Server
Devon

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 Exeter region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Exeter
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
70 61 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 29.54% 38.85% 45.83%
Number of salaries quoted 60 56 40
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £26,250 £30,850
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £38,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Exeter

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

SQL Server Salary Trend in Exeter

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Exeter

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

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Exeter

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Exeter 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 52 (74.29%) .NET
2 41 (58.57%) C#
3 33 (47.14%) ASP.NET
4 31 (44.29%) Microsoft
4 31 (44.29%) MVC
5 30 (42.86%) JavaScript
6 26 (37.14%) Windows
7 25 (35.71%) SQL
8 24 (34.29%) HTML
9 23 (32.86%) Agile Software Development
10 21 (30.00%) CSS
10 21 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
11 20 (28.57%) WCF
12 19 (27.14%) ASP.NET MVC
13 16 (22.86%) BDD
13 16 (22.86%) Git (software)
13 16 (22.86%) VB.NET
14 15 (21.43%) Active Directory
14 15 (21.43%) jQuery
15 14 (20.00%) NoSQL
15 14 (20.00%) ITIL
15 14 (20.00%) TDD
15 14 (20.00%) .NET Framework
16 13 (18.57%) Business Intelligence
17 12 (17.14%) Red Hat
17 12 (17.14%) IIS
17 12 (17.14%) Linux
17 12 (17.14%) T-SQL
17 12 (17.14%) Ruby
17 12 (17.14%) Management Information System

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Exeter 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 12 (17.14%) IIS
1 12 (17.14%) Node.js
2 10 (14.29%) ColdFusion
3 6 (8.57%) SharePoint
4 5 (7.14%) Umbraco
5 4 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (5.71%) Apache Solr
5 4 (5.71%) MS Exchange
6 2 (2.86%) Apache
Applications
1 11 (15.71%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (10.00%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.86%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.00%) DNS
1 7 (10.00%) Internet
2 6 (8.57%) VPN
3 4 (5.71%) VLAN
4 3 (4.29%) SAN
4 3 (4.29%) Firewall
5 2 (2.86%) Network Security
5 2 (2.86%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.86%) VoIP
6 1 (1.43%) LAN
6 1 (1.43%) WAN
6 1 (1.43%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 14 (20.00%) NoSQL
3 9 (12.86%) SQL Server 2005
3 9 (12.86%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (7.14%) Relational Database
5 4 (5.71%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (5.71%) Jackrabbit
6 3 (4.29%) RDBMS
6 3 (4.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (2.86%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 16 (22.86%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.71%) Jenkins
2 4 (5.71%) Cucumber
2 4 (5.71%) Subversion
2 4 (5.71%) JUnit
3 2 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (14.29%) Games
2 2 (2.86%) Banking
2 2 (2.86%) Finance
3 1 (1.43%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 45 (64.29%) Developer
2 21 (30.00%) .NET Developer
3 12 (17.14%) Software Developer
4 10 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
4 10 (14.29%) Administrator
4 10 (14.29%) C# Developer
4 10 (14.29%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 10 (14.29%) Windows Administrator
5 6 (8.57%) ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (7.14%) ColdFusion Developer
6 5 (7.14%) Software Engineer
6 5 (7.14%) Web Developer
6 5 (7.14%) Senior Windows Administrator
6 5 (7.14%) Linux Administrator
6 5 (7.14%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 5 (7.14%) Senior Systems Administrator
7 4 (5.71%) Infrastructure Technician
7 4 (5.71%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (5.71%) IT Technician
7 4 (5.71%) PC Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (74.29%) .NET
2 33 (47.14%) ASP.NET
3 24 (34.29%) HTML
4 21 (30.00%) CSS
5 20 (28.57%) WCF
6 19 (27.14%) ASP.NET MVC
7 15 (21.43%) jQuery
8 14 (20.00%) .NET Framework
9 12 (17.14%) ASP.NET Web API
9 12 (17.14%) RESTful
10 9 (12.86%) Ajax
11 8 (11.43%) Web Services
11 8 (11.43%) Entity Framework
12 7 (10.00%) HTML5
13 5 (7.14%) WinForms
13 5 (7.14%) Software Packaging
14 4 (5.71%) CSS3
14 4 (5.71%) Backbone.js
14 4 (5.71%) Cocoon
14 4 (5.71%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.14%) Management Information System
2 8 (11.43%) Client/Server
3 7 (10.00%) Mathematics
4 4 (5.71%) Statistics
5 1 (1.43%) Clustering
5 1 (1.43%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.43%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 26 (37.14%) Windows
2 12 (17.14%) Linux
3 10 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (12.86%) Windows 7
5 5 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (44.29%) MVC
2 23 (32.86%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (22.86%) BDD
4 14 (20.00%) ITIL
4 14 (20.00%) TDD
5 13 (18.57%) Business Intelligence
6 12 (17.14%) Web Application Development
7 11 (15.71%) Change Control
7 11 (15.71%) Scrum
8 10 (14.29%) Configuration Management
9 7 (10.00%) B2B
10 5 (7.14%) Software Engineering
10 5 (7.14%) Mentoring
11 3 (4.29%) Service Management
11 3 (4.29%) Load Balancing
11 3 (4.29%) Product Management
11 3 (4.29%) Time Management
11 3 (4.29%) Server Hardening
12 2 (2.86%) Performance Tuning
12 2 (2.86%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 41 (58.57%) C#
2 30 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 25 (35.71%) SQL
4 16 (22.86%) VB.NET
5 12 (17.14%) T-SQL
5 12 (17.14%) Ruby
6 11 (15.71%) Java
7 9 (12.86%) VBScript
8 8 (11.43%) VB
9 5 (7.14%) Python
9 5 (7.14%) Shell Script
9 5 (7.14%) PowerShell
10 3 (4.29%) PHP
10 3 (4.29%) C++
10 3 (4.29%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 5 (7.14%) Degree
2 3 (4.29%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (2.86%) MCPD
3 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.00%) ISO 9001
1 7 (10.00%) ISO 14001
2 3 (4.29%) QA
3 2 (2.86%) SLA
4 1 (1.43%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (21.43%) Active Directory
2 10 (14.29%) XenApp
3 4 (5.71%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 5 (7.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 31 (44.29%) Microsoft
2 12 (17.14%) Red Hat
3 10 (14.29%) Citrix
3 10 (14.29%) Cisco
3 10 (14.29%) IBM
3 10 (14.29%) VMware
3 10 (14.29%) Google
4 4 (5.71%) Oracle
5 3 (4.29%) Sencha
6 1 (1.43%) Logi Analytics
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