The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 6 8 2
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -6
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 148 81 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 24.07% 16.63% 24.75%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 62.18% 47.65% 58.20%
Number of salaries quoted 130 79 134
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,800 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,300 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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 Somerset region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
238 170 256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 38.70% 34.91% 42.52%
Number of salaries quoted 213 161 225
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

SQL Server Salary Trend in Somerset

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Somerset

SQL Server
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
Bath +5 53 £35,000 -6.66% 2
Taunton +5 40 £34,000 +4.61% 9
Street -10 10 - -
Yeovil -8 5 £35,000 -5.40% 2
Shepton Mallet - 3 £25,000 -
Wells - 1 £21,000 -
SQL Server
South West

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Somerset 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.

1 130 (48.87%) Windows
2 123 (46.24%) .NET
3 119 (44.74%) C#
4 108 (40.60%) SQL
5 104 (39.10%) Microsoft
6 97 (36.47%) Agile Software Development
7 95 (35.71%) HTML
8 94 (35.34%) JavaScript
9 82 (30.83%) CSS
10 80 (30.08%) ASP.NET
11 71 (26.69%) MVC
12 68 (25.56%) Degree
12 68 (25.56%) SQL Server 2008
13 65 (24.44%) PHP
14 55 (20.68%) Scrum
14 55 (20.68%) Windows Server
15 53 (19.92%) Visual Studio
16 50 (18.80%) jQuery
17 48 (18.05%) IIS
17 48 (18.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 44 (16.54%) VB
18 44 (16.54%) MS Excel
19 42 (15.79%) VB.NET
19 42 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC
20 39 (14.66%) MySQL
20 39 (14.66%) .NET Framework
21 38 (14.29%) Ajax
22 37 (13.91%) Linux
22 37 (13.91%) Entity Framework
22 37 (13.91%) Team Foundation Server

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 48 (18.05%) IIS
2 26 (9.77%) Apache
3 21 (7.89%) SharePoint
4 17 (6.39%) Drupal
5 10 (3.76%) SharePoint 2010
6 7 (2.63%) MS Exchange
7 6 (2.26%) BizTalk Server
8 5 (1.88%) Office Communications Server
9 4 (1.50%) Node.js
10 3 (1.13%) JBoss
10 3 (1.13%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (1.13%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.38%) ArcGIS
11 1 (0.38%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.38%) WebLogic
Applications
1 44 (16.54%) MS Excel
2 26 (9.77%) MS Office
3 1 (0.38%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 8 (3.01%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (1.13%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.75%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.13%) Office 365
3 2 (0.75%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.38%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 14 (5.26%) Intranet
2 10 (3.76%) Firewall
3 7 (2.63%) SAN
4 6 (2.26%) DHCP
4 6 (2.26%) DNS
4 6 (2.26%) Internet
4 6 (2.26%) VoIP
4 6 (2.26%) WAN
5 5 (1.88%) iSCSI
5 5 (1.88%) Network Security
5 5 (1.88%) VLAN
5 5 (1.88%) VPN
5 5 (1.88%) Wireless
6 2 (0.75%) Extranet
7 1 (0.38%) LAN
7 1 (0.38%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.38%) WPA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (25.56%) SQL Server 2008
2 48 (18.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 39 (14.66%) MySQL
4 29 (10.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 20 (7.52%) SQL Server 2014
6 16 (6.02%) SQL Server 2012
7 14 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
8 11 (4.14%) Crystal Reports
8 11 (4.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 10 (3.76%) NoSQL
9 10 (3.76%) Oracle Database
10 8 (3.01%) Relational Database
11 5 (1.88%) Data Warehouse
12 4 (1.50%) Hadoop
12 4 (1.50%) Ingres
12 4 (1.50%) MongoDB
12 4 (1.50%) RDBMS
12 4 (1.50%) SSDT
13 2 (0.75%) SQL CLR
14 1 (0.38%) Redis
Development Applications
1 53 (19.92%) Visual Studio
2 37 (13.91%) Team Foundation Server
3 36 (13.53%) Git (software)
4 27 (10.15%) PHPUnit
5 26 (9.77%) Subversion
6 17 (6.39%) Bugzilla
6 17 (6.39%) PEAR
6 17 (6.39%) Trac
7 15 (5.64%) NUnit
8 14 (5.26%) Moq
8 14 (5.26%) Rhino Mocks
9 4 (1.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 3 (1.13%) Eclipse
11 2 (0.75%) JIRA
General
1 24 (9.02%) Finance
2 17 (6.39%) Manufacturing
3 15 (5.64%) Marketing
4 10 (3.76%) Banking
5 8 (3.01%) Electronics
5 8 (3.01%) Telecoms
6 7 (2.63%) Advertising
7 5 (1.88%) Games
8 3 (1.13%) Publishing
9 2 (0.75%) Local Government
10 1 (0.38%) Legal
10 1 (0.38%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 161 (60.53%) Developer
2 79 (29.70%) .NET Developer
3 44 (16.54%) C# Developer
4 38 (14.29%) Team Leader
5 31 (11.65%) SQL Developer
6 30 (11.28%) C# .NET Developer
7 29 (10.90%) Software Developer
7 29 (10.90%) Web Developer
8 28 (10.53%) PHP Developer
9 26 (9.77%) Senior Developer
10 21 (7.89%) Applications Developer
11 20 (7.52%) PHP Web Developer
12 19 (7.14%) Agile Developer
12 19 (7.14%) PHP Web Applications Developer
12 19 (7.14%) Web Applications Developer
13 18 (6.77%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 17 (6.39%) MySQL Developer
14 17 (6.39%) PHP MySQL Developer
15 16 (6.02%) ASP.NET Developer
15 16 (6.02%) Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (46.24%) .NET
2 95 (35.71%) HTML
3 82 (30.83%) CSS
4 80 (30.08%) ASP.NET
5 50 (18.80%) jQuery
6 42 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC
7 39 (14.66%) .NET Framework
8 38 (14.29%) Ajax
9 37 (13.91%) Entity Framework
10 28 (10.53%) WCF
11 26 (9.77%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 21 (7.89%) LAMP
13 20 (7.52%) WPF
14 18 (6.77%) NHibernate
14 18 (6.77%) WinForms
15 17 (6.39%) ASP.NET Web API
15 17 (6.39%) CakePHP
15 17 (6.39%) HTML5
15 17 (6.39%) Symfony
16 13 (4.89%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 36 (13.53%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (5.26%) Streaming Music
3 10 (3.76%) Credit Risk
3 10 (3.76%) Mathematics
3 10 (3.76%) SWIFT
4 6 (2.26%) Data Centre
5 4 (1.50%) Management Information System
5 4 (1.50%) Mobile App
5 4 (1.50%) Replication
5 4 (1.50%) Web 2.0
6 3 (1.13%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.13%) Smartphone
7 2 (0.75%) Driving Licence
7 2 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.75%) Statistics
7 2 (0.75%) User Experience
8 1 (0.38%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.38%) iPad
8 1 (0.38%) iPhone
8 1 (0.38%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 130 (48.87%) Windows
2 55 (20.68%) Windows Server
3 37 (13.91%) Linux
4 36 (13.53%) Unix
5 28 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
7 13 (4.89%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (3.38%) Windows 7
9 7 (2.63%) Android
10 6 (2.26%) Apple iOS
11 3 (1.13%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.38%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (36.47%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (26.69%) MVC
3 55 (20.68%) Scrum
4 34 (12.78%) TDD
4 34 (12.78%) Web Application Development
5 33 (12.41%) OOP
6 29 (10.90%) OO
7 24 (9.02%) Business Intelligence
8 23 (8.65%) Continuous Integration
9 21 (7.89%) ITIL
10 18 (6.77%) BDD
10 18 (6.77%) Performance Monitoring
10 18 (6.77%) User Acceptance Testing
11 17 (6.39%) MVVM
12 14 (5.26%) Kanban
12 14 (5.26%) Mentoring
13 13 (4.89%) Service Delivery
13 13 (4.89%) Time Management
13 13 (4.89%) Web Development
14 12 (4.51%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 119 (44.74%) C#
2 108 (40.60%) SQL
3 94 (35.34%) JavaScript
4 65 (24.44%) PHP
5 44 (16.54%) VB
6 42 (15.79%) VB.NET
7 21 (7.89%) T-SQL
8 18 (6.77%) Java
9 17 (6.39%) PowerShell
10 10 (3.76%) C
11 7 (2.63%) C++
12 5 (1.88%) VB6
13 4 (1.50%) Shell Script
14 3 (1.13%) Ruby
15 1 (0.38%) Perl
15 1 (0.38%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 68 (25.56%) Degree
2 34 (12.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 31 (11.65%) MCSD
4 22 (8.27%) MCSE
5 10 (3.76%) ISTQB
5 10 (3.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (1.13%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.75%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.38%) MCDBA
8 1 (0.38%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.51%) SLA
2 8 (3.01%) QA
3 3 (1.13%) ISO 9000
3 3 (1.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.75%) COBIT
System Software
1 19 (7.14%) Hyper-V
2 12 (4.51%) Active Directory
3 6 (2.26%) Terminal Services
3 6 (2.26%) XenApp
4 5 (1.88%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (1.50%) Terminal Server
6 1 (0.38%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (4.51%) SCOM
2 7 (2.63%) SCCM
3 2 (0.75%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 2 (0.75%) SCDPM
4 1 (0.38%) SCOrch
4 1 (0.38%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 104 (39.10%) Microsoft
2 19 (7.14%) Oracle
3 10 (3.76%) Bloomberg
3 10 (3.76%) Citrix
3 10 (3.76%) Reuters
4 8 (3.01%) SAP
5 6 (2.26%) Cisco
5 6 (2.26%) NetApp
5 6 (2.26%) Palo Alto
6 3 (1.13%) VMware
7 2 (0.75%) Alterian
7 2 (0.75%) Capita
8 1 (0.38%) BEA
8 1 (0.38%) Dell
8 1 (0.38%) Dell Compellent
8 1 (0.38%) ESRI
8 1 (0.38%) Google
8 1 (0.38%) Spiceworks
8 1 (0.38%) Sybase
8 1 (0.38%) TippingPoint
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 hours ago
Somerset
ISL
Salary: £25000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Taunton, Somerset
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £45900 per annum + Flexitime, Pension & More
Posted: 4 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
ISL
Salary: £38000.00 - £46000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Somerset
ISL
Salary: £32000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Somerset
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Somerset
ISL
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
ISL
Salary: £28000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Somerset
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £41000 per annum + part home working option!
Posted: 5 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £42157 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £32000 - £38049 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bridgwater
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bridgwater
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Frome
Three People
Salary: £21000 - £29000 per annum + Bonus + Ben (dep. on experience)
Posted: 10 days ago
Somerset
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Maximise Recruitment
Posted: 15 days ago
Somerset
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Taunton
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Somerset
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 23 days ago
Taunton
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago