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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 12 7 13
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +6
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 87 201 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 14.31% 24.16% 13.78%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 45.55% 58.94% 44.81%
Number of salaries quoted 81 187 78
Average salary £36,000 £34,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -6.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,400 £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £40,400 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +6.08%
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
191 341 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 31.41% 40.99% 30.76%
Number of salaries quoted 181 309 170
Average salary £36,000 £34,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,150 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
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 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 3 July 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 3 July 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 +2 69 £36,000 +9.09% 11
Taunton -3 7 £32,500 +25.00% 7
Yeovil -1 6 £37,500 +25.00%
Clevedon - 3 £25,000 -
SQL Server
South West

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 104 (60.12%) .NET
2 102 (58.96%) C#
3 84 (48.55%) SQL
4 78 (45.09%) ASP.NET
5 72 (41.62%) MVC
6 68 (39.31%) HTML
7 65 (37.57%) Windows
8 61 (35.26%) JavaScript
9 59 (34.10%) CSS
10 48 (27.75%) Agile Software Development
11 41 (23.70%) ASP.NET MVC
12 39 (22.54%) Microsoft
13 35 (20.23%) jQuery
14 34 (19.65%) IIS
15 33 (19.08%) VB.NET
16 30 (17.34%) T-SQL
16 30 (17.34%) HTML5
16 30 (17.34%) Team Foundation Server
17 29 (16.76%) Degree
18 28 (16.18%) SQL Server 2005
19 25 (14.45%) .NET Framework
19 25 (14.45%) Windows Server 2008
20 24 (13.87%) SQL Server 2008
21 22 (12.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 22 (12.72%) Software Engineering
21 22 (12.72%) ASP.NET Web Forms
22 21 (12.14%) Entity Framework
22 21 (12.14%) MS Excel
22 21 (12.14%) Finance
22 21 (12.14%) Windows Server 2003

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 34 (19.65%) IIS
2 15 (8.67%) SharePoint
3 12 (6.94%) NServiceBus
4 10 (5.78%) MS Exchange
5 6 (3.47%) ColdFusion
5 6 (3.47%) Node.js
6 3 (1.73%) Lync
7 1 (0.58%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.58%) Umbraco
Applications
1 21 (12.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (3.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.31%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.47%) SaaS
2 5 (2.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.16%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.16%) Office 365
3 2 (1.16%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.62%) Firewall
2 7 (4.05%) SAN
3 5 (2.89%) Wireless
3 5 (2.89%) LAN
4 3 (1.73%) WAN
4 3 (1.73%) DHCP
4 3 (1.73%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.73%) VPN
4 3 (1.73%) DNS
5 2 (1.16%) WLAN
5 2 (1.16%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (16.18%) SQL Server 2005
2 24 (13.87%) SQL Server 2008
3 22 (12.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 19 (10.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (7.51%) MySQL
6 11 (6.36%) Relational Database
7 8 (4.62%) NoSQL
7 8 (4.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 7 (4.05%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (4.05%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (3.47%) RDBMS
10 5 (2.89%) DTS
11 4 (2.31%) Big Data
12 3 (1.73%) Crystal Reports
12 3 (1.73%) Oracle Reports
12 3 (1.73%) MongoDB
12 3 (1.73%) Apache Cassandra
13 1 (0.58%) Hadoop
13 1 (0.58%) WhereScape RED
13 1 (0.58%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 30 (17.34%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (9.25%) Visual Studio
3 13 (7.51%) SpecFlow
4 12 (6.94%) NUnit
5 9 (5.20%) Subversion
6 8 (4.62%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.58%) Selenium
General
1 21 (12.14%) Finance
2 16 (9.25%) Advertising
3 12 (6.94%) Banking
4 5 (2.89%) Legal
4 5 (2.89%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.16%) Back Office
5 2 (1.16%) Music Industry
5 2 (1.16%) Arabic Language
6 1 (0.58%) Marketing
6 1 (0.58%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.58%) Local Government
6 1 (0.58%) Games
6 1 (0.58%) Military
Job Titles
1 115 (66.47%) Developer
2 56 (32.37%) .NET Developer
3 40 (23.12%) C# Developer
4 34 (19.65%) C# .NET Developer
5 17 (9.83%) Web Developer
6 15 (8.67%) Software Engineer
6 15 (8.67%) Senior Developer
6 15 (8.67%) Support Engineer
7 14 (8.09%) Software Developer
8 13 (7.51%) Analyst
8 13 (7.51%) Applications Developer
9 12 (6.94%) Systems Engineer
9 12 (6.94%) Installations Engineer
9 12 (6.94%) Web Applications Developer
9 12 (6.94%) Senior .NET Developer
10 11 (6.36%) Systems Support
10 11 (6.36%) C# Software Engineer
11 10 (5.78%) Support Analyst
11 10 (5.78%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 9 (5.20%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (60.12%) .NET
2 78 (45.09%) ASP.NET
3 68 (39.31%) HTML
4 59 (34.10%) CSS
5 41 (23.70%) ASP.NET MVC
6 35 (20.23%) jQuery
7 30 (17.34%) HTML5
8 25 (14.45%) .NET Framework
9 22 (12.72%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 21 (12.14%) Entity Framework
11 19 (10.98%) XML
12 17 (9.83%) CSS3
13 15 (8.67%) KnockoutJS
14 14 (8.09%) WPF
15 12 (6.94%) MonoRail
15 12 (6.94%) Castle Windsor
15 12 (6.94%) NHibernate
16 11 (6.36%) Web Services
17 7 (4.05%) XHTML
18 6 (3.47%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 17 (9.83%) Mathematics
2 14 (8.09%) Web 2.0
3 11 (6.36%) Computer Science
4 6 (3.47%) User Experience
4 6 (3.47%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.73%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.16%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (1.16%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.16%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.16%) VLE
7 1 (0.58%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.58%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.58%) Fixed Income
7 1 (0.58%) Equities
7 1 (0.58%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.58%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 65 (37.57%) Windows
2 25 (14.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (12.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (6.94%) Windows 2000
5 6 (3.47%) UNIX
5 6 (3.47%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (1.73%) Windows 7
6 3 (1.73%) Linux
7 2 (1.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.58%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (41.62%) MVC
2 48 (27.75%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (12.72%) Software Engineering
4 20 (11.56%) Scrum
5 18 (10.40%) TDD
5 18 (10.40%) Migration
6 17 (9.83%) Business Intelligence
6 17 (9.83%) E-Commerce
7 12 (6.94%) Technical Architecture
7 12 (6.94%) MVVM
8 10 (5.78%) SDLC
8 10 (5.78%) CRM
8 10 (5.78%) Project Management
9 9 (5.20%) Software Testing
9 9 (5.20%) Waterfall
10 8 (4.62%) ITIL
11 7 (4.05%) Database Security
11 7 (4.05%) Mobile Development
12 6 (3.47%) Root Cause Analysis
12 6 (3.47%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 102 (58.96%) C#
2 84 (48.55%) SQL
3 61 (35.26%) JavaScript
4 33 (19.08%) VB.NET
5 30 (17.34%) T-SQL
6 9 (5.20%) C++
6 9 (5.20%) Java
6 9 (5.20%) PL/SQL
7 8 (4.62%) CFML
7 8 (4.62%) PHP
8 6 (3.47%) Perl
8 6 (3.47%) Python
8 6 (3.47%) Ruby
9 5 (2.89%) VB
10 3 (1.73%) VC++
11 2 (1.16%) VB6
12 1 (0.58%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.58%) VBA
12 1 (0.58%) C
Qualifications
1 29 (16.76%) Degree
2 4 (2.31%) SC Cleared
2 4 (2.31%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.62%) SLA
2 2 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.16%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.58%) QA
System Software
1 15 (8.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.16%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (1.16%) SCCM
Vendors
1 39 (22.54%) Microsoft
2 16 (9.25%) Oracle
3 10 (5.78%) VMware
4 5 (2.89%) Trapeze
5 3 (1.73%) Veeam
5 3 (1.73%) Citrix
6 2 (1.16%) ESRI
6 2 (1.16%) HP
6 2 (1.16%) Progress
6 2 (1.16%) Cisco
6 2 (1.16%) Google
7 1 (0.58%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.58%) Business Objects
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