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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 9 7 18
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +11
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 92 138 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 16.58% 20.18% 10.53%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 48.94% 51.88% 41.62%
Number of salaries quoted 87 132 69
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,950
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £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 Somerset region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
188 266 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 33.87% 38.89% 25.29%
Number of salaries quoted 169 246 165
Average salary £35,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.26%

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 24 April 2015.

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 24 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
Bath -5 58 £36,000 +5.88% 10
Street +1 10 £35,000 -
Clevedon - 8 £25,000 - 1
Taunton -4 6 £31,500 +5.00% 3
Cheddar - 4 £28,000 -
Yeovil +2 2 £37,500 +15.38% 2
Axbridge - 2 £30,500 - 2
Frome - 1 £35,000 -
SQL Server
South West

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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.

1 106 (60.23%) C#
1 106 (60.23%) .NET
2 90 (51.14%) ASP.NET
3 89 (50.57%) HTML
4 76 (43.18%) SQL
5 75 (42.61%) CSS
6 74 (42.05%) MVC
7 63 (35.80%) JavaScript
8 51 (28.98%) IIS
9 48 (27.27%) Microsoft
9 48 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
10 44 (25.00%) Windows
11 41 (23.30%) ASP.NET MVC
12 40 (22.73%) jQuery
13 39 (22.16%) Degree
14 35 (19.89%) HTML5
15 33 (18.75%) SQL Server 2005
16 31 (17.61%) Finance
16 31 (17.61%) MS Excel
17 30 (17.05%) VB.NET
17 30 (17.05%) Team Foundation Server
17 30 (17.05%) .NET Framework
18 26 (14.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 26 (14.77%) XML
19 25 (14.20%) Scrum
19 25 (14.20%) KnockoutJS
20 23 (13.07%) SpecFlow
20 23 (13.07%) CSS3
21 22 (12.50%) NHibernate
21 22 (12.50%) NUnit

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 51 (28.98%) IIS
2 22 (12.50%) NServiceBus
3 17 (9.66%) Node.js
4 13 (7.39%) SharePoint
5 12 (6.82%) MS Exchange
6 9 (5.11%) ColdFusion
7 8 (4.55%) Umbraco
8 2 (1.14%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (1.14%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.57%) Apache
9 1 (0.57%) Lync
Applications
1 31 (17.61%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.70%) Acrobat
2 3 (1.70%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (1.70%) InDesign
2 3 (1.70%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.57%) MS Office
3 1 (0.57%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 11 (6.25%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (3.41%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.68%) SaaS
2 8 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.70%) Office 365
3 3 (1.70%) Trello
4 2 (1.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.27%) Wireless
2 3 (1.70%) LAN
2 3 (1.70%) WAN
2 3 (1.70%) VPN
2 3 (1.70%) SAN
2 3 (1.70%) Intranet
2 3 (1.70%) Firewall
3 2 (1.14%) VLAN
4 1 (0.57%) DNS
4 1 (0.57%) DHCP
4 1 (0.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (18.75%) SQL Server 2005
2 26 (14.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 21 (11.93%) MySQL
4 17 (9.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 17 (9.66%) NoSQL
5 16 (9.09%) Relational Database
5 16 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 14 (7.95%) SQL Server 2008
7 10 (5.68%) RDBMS
8 8 (4.55%) DTS
9 2 (1.14%) Data Mining
9 2 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.14%) WhereScape RED
10 1 (0.57%) Big Data
10 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.57%) Star Schema
10 1 (0.57%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 30 (17.05%) Team Foundation Server
2 23 (13.07%) SpecFlow
3 22 (12.50%) NUnit
4 21 (11.93%) Visual Studio
5 11 (6.25%) Git (software)
6 3 (1.70%) Dreamweaver
7 2 (1.14%) Subversion
8 1 (0.57%) MorphX
8 1 (0.57%) Selenium
8 1 (0.57%) PEAR
General
1 31 (17.61%) Finance
2 22 (12.50%) Banking
3 13 (7.39%) Advertising
4 8 (4.55%) Retail
4 8 (4.55%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.27%) Marketing
6 2 (1.14%) Legal
7 1 (0.57%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.57%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.57%) Military
Job Titles
1 126 (71.59%) Developer
2 46 (26.14%) .NET Developer
3 34 (19.32%) Web Developer
4 23 (13.07%) Applications Developer
5 22 (12.50%) Web Applications Developer
6 19 (10.80%) C# Developer
7 18 (10.23%) Software Developer
8 15 (8.52%) C# .NET Developer
9 13 (7.39%) Software Engineer
10 10 (5.68%) Support Engineer
10 10 (5.68%) Systems Engineer
10 10 (5.68%) Senior Developer
10 10 (5.68%) Installations Engineer
10 10 (5.68%) C# Software Engineer
11 9 (5.11%) Systems Support Engineer
11 9 (5.11%) Senior .NET Developer
11 9 (5.11%) Systems Support
11 9 (5.11%) Analyst
11 9 (5.11%) Java Developer
11 9 (5.11%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (60.23%) .NET
2 90 (51.14%) ASP.NET
3 89 (50.57%) HTML
4 75 (42.61%) CSS
5 41 (23.30%) ASP.NET MVC
6 40 (22.73%) jQuery
7 35 (19.89%) HTML5
8 30 (17.05%) .NET Framework
9 26 (14.77%) XML
10 25 (14.20%) KnockoutJS
11 23 (13.07%) CSS3
12 22 (12.50%) MonoRail
12 22 (12.50%) Entity Framework
12 22 (12.50%) Castle Windsor
12 22 (12.50%) NHibernate
13 17 (9.66%) WCF
14 15 (8.52%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 13 (7.39%) XHTML
16 12 (6.82%) WPF
17 10 (5.68%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 19 (10.80%) Mathematics
2 12 (6.82%) Computer Science
2 12 (6.82%) Web 2.0
3 7 (3.98%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (3.41%) VLE
4 6 (3.41%) N-Tier
5 5 (2.84%) Graphic Design
6 2 (1.14%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.14%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.14%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.57%) Blog
7 1 (0.57%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.57%) Open Source
7 1 (0.57%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.57%) User Experience
7 1 (0.57%) Fixed Income
7 1 (0.57%) Equities
7 1 (0.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 44 (25.00%) Windows
2 19 (10.80%) Windows Server 2003
2 19 (10.80%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (5.68%) Windows 2000
4 4 (2.27%) Linux
4 4 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.14%) UNIX
6 1 (0.57%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.57%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.57%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (42.05%) MVC
2 48 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (14.20%) Scrum
4 20 (11.36%) TDD
5 19 (10.80%) Software Engineering
6 18 (10.23%) Business Intelligence
7 16 (9.09%) Web Application Development
8 14 (7.95%) Web Development
9 13 (7.39%) E-Commerce
10 12 (6.82%) OO
11 11 (6.25%) Data Analysis
12 10 (5.68%) Technical Architecture
13 9 (5.11%) CRM
13 9 (5.11%) Migration
14 8 (4.55%) ERP
14 8 (4.55%) Content Management
14 8 (4.55%) BDD
15 7 (3.98%) Software Testing
16 6 (3.41%) Problem Management
16 6 (3.41%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 106 (60.23%) C#
2 76 (43.18%) SQL
3 63 (35.80%) JavaScript
4 30 (17.05%) VB.NET
5 20 (11.36%) T-SQL
6 17 (9.66%) Ruby
7 12 (6.82%) CFML
8 10 (5.68%) PHP
8 10 (5.68%) Java
9 9 (5.11%) C++
9 9 (5.11%) Perl
9 9 (5.11%) Python
10 3 (1.70%) VB
10 3 (1.70%) VBA
11 2 (1.14%) VB6
11 2 (1.14%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.14%) C
12 1 (0.57%) VC++
12 1 (0.57%) VBScript
12 1 (0.57%) X++
Qualifications
1 39 (22.16%) Degree
2 6 (3.41%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.27%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.70%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.57%) MCITP
5 1 (0.57%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.70%) SLA
2 2 (1.14%) QA
System Software
1 14 (7.95%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.57%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 48 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 12 (6.82%) Oracle
3 8 (4.55%) Sitecore
4 4 (2.27%) VMware
5 3 (1.70%) Adobe
6 2 (1.14%) Business Objects
6 2 (1.14%) Progress
7 1 (0.57%) Citrix
7 1 (0.57%) Alterian
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