The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Plymouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 10 7 10
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 11 11 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 16.18% 17.19% 10.17%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 47.83% 39.29% 35.29%
Number of salaries quoted 9 10 6
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +6.75%
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 Plymouth region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Plymouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
23 28 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 33.82% 43.75% 28.81%
Number of salaries quoted 17 17 16
Average salary £30,500 £30,500 £30,570
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -0.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £40,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Plymouth

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Plymouth

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Plymouth

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

SQL Server Salary Trend in Plymouth

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Plymouth

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Plymouth 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 16 (76.19%) C#
1 16 (76.19%) .NET
2 13 (61.90%) MVC
2 13 (61.90%) TDD
2 13 (61.90%) ASP.NET
3 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (47.62%) ASP.NET MVC
4 9 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (42.86%) Web Application Development
5 8 (38.10%) JavaScript
6 7 (33.33%) HTML
6 7 (33.33%) NUnit
6 7 (33.33%) Scrum
6 7 (33.33%) MSTest
6 7 (33.33%) Castle Windsor
6 7 (33.33%) Ninject
6 7 (33.33%) Unity DI Container
6 7 (33.33%) WCF
6 7 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
6 7 (33.33%) Inversion of Control
6 7 (33.33%) Rhino Mocks
6 7 (33.33%) Moq
6 7 (33.33%) Kanban
6 7 (33.33%) Spring.NET
7 6 (28.57%) .NET Framework
7 6 (28.57%) jQuery
7 6 (28.57%) SharePoint
7 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
8 5 (23.81%) Active Directory
8 5 (23.81%) Citrix

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Plymouth by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Plymouth 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 6 (28.57%) SharePoint
2 3 (14.29%) Umbraco
3 2 (9.52%) Confluence
4 1 (4.76%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (4.76%) IIS
4 1 (4.76%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) LAN
1 5 (23.81%) WAN
1 5 (23.81%) TCP/IP
2 4 (19.05%) VPN
3 1 (4.76%) Intranet
3 1 (4.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) MySQL
1 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (9.52%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (4.76%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.76%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (33.33%) NUnit
1 7 (33.33%) MSTest
1 7 (33.33%) Rhino Mocks
1 7 (33.33%) Moq
2 2 (9.52%) MSBuild
2 2 (9.52%) Jenkins
2 2 (9.52%) Subversion
2 2 (9.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (9.52%) Git (software)
2 2 (9.52%) Visual Studio
2 2 (9.52%) Bugzilla
General
1 4 (19.05%) Back Office
2 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (76.19%) Developer
2 14 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (23.81%) Analyst
4 5 (23.81%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 4 (19.05%) Support Analyst
5 4 (19.05%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (19.05%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 3 (14.29%) Senior .NET Developer
6 3 (14.29%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (14.29%) Senior Developer
6 3 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (14.29%) C# Developer
6 3 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (9.52%) Front-End Developer
7 2 (9.52%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 2 (9.52%) Software Developer
7 2 (9.52%) Web Developer
7 2 (9.52%) .NET Web Developer
7 2 (9.52%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (76.19%) .NET
2 13 (61.90%) ASP.NET
3 10 (47.62%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (33.33%) HTML
4 7 (33.33%) WCF
4 7 (33.33%) Castle Windsor
4 7 (33.33%) Ninject
4 7 (33.33%) Spring.NET
4 7 (33.33%) Unity DI Container
5 6 (28.57%) .NET Framework
5 6 (28.57%) jQuery
6 5 (23.81%) CSS
7 3 (14.29%) HTML5
7 3 (14.29%) Entity Framework
8 2 (9.52%) Ext JS
8 2 (9.52%) LINQ
8 2 (9.52%) Web Services
9 1 (4.76%) MSMQ
9 1 (4.76%) Ruby on Rails
9 1 (4.76%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Inversion of Control
2 4 (19.05%) Fat Client
2 4 (19.05%) Thin Client
2 4 (19.05%) Handset
2 4 (19.05%) Clustering
3 3 (14.29%) iPhone
4 2 (9.52%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Linux
1 3 (14.29%) Android
2 2 (9.52%) Ubuntu
3 1 (4.76%) Windows
3 1 (4.76%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) MVC
1 13 (61.90%) TDD
2 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (42.86%) Web Application Development
3 9 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (33.33%) Kanban
4 7 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
4 7 (33.33%) Scrum
5 4 (19.05%) Project Management
6 2 (9.52%) Content Management
6 2 (9.52%) OOP
6 2 (9.52%) OO
6 2 (9.52%) Mobile Development
6 2 (9.52%) Build Automation
7 1 (4.76%) BDD
7 1 (4.76%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 16 (76.19%) C#
2 8 (38.10%) JavaScript
3 3 (14.29%) SQL
3 3 (14.29%) VB
3 3 (14.29%) VB.NET
4 1 (4.76%) Python
4 1 (4.76%) Objective-C
4 1 (4.76%) Ruby
4 1 (4.76%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (23.81%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.76%) Firmware
2 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 5 (23.81%) Citrix
2 5 (23.81%) VMware