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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 11 7 14
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +7
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 89 181 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 15.92% 23.69% 13.04%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 47.59% 57.64% 51.85%
Number of salaries quoted 82 171 80
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -4.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,450
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
187 314 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 33.45% 41.10% 25.16%
Number of salaries quoted 173 290 155
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 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 29 May 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 29 May 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 0 62 £36,000 +5.88% 17
Yeovil +5 6 £37,500 +25.00% 2
Taunton -3 5 £29,000 -9.37% 9
Clevedon - 5 £25,000 - 1
Street -7 4 £35,000 +5.10%
Axbridge - 2 £30,500 -
Frome - 1 £35,000 -
Cheddar - 1 £27,500 -
SQL Server
South West

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 98 (59.04%) C#
2 96 (57.83%) .NET
3 77 (46.39%) ASP.NET
4 75 (45.18%) SQL
5 72 (43.37%) MVC
6 70 (42.17%) HTML
7 60 (36.14%) JavaScript
8 59 (35.54%) CSS
9 51 (30.72%) Windows
10 42 (25.30%) IIS
11 41 (24.70%) ASP.NET MVC
12 40 (24.10%) Agile Software Development
12 40 (24.10%) Microsoft
13 36 (21.69%) jQuery
14 33 (19.88%) SQL Server 2005
15 32 (19.28%) Degree
15 32 (19.28%) Team Foundation Server
16 28 (16.87%) HTML5
16 28 (16.87%) VB.NET
17 27 (16.27%) T-SQL
18 26 (15.66%) .NET Framework
19 22 (13.25%) Finance
20 21 (12.65%) Scrum
20 21 (12.65%) Windows Server 2003
20 21 (12.65%) XML
20 21 (12.65%) MS Excel
20 21 (12.65%) Windows Server 2008
20 21 (12.65%) SQL Server 2008
20 21 (12.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 20 (12.05%) Entity Framework

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 42 (25.30%) IIS
2 17 (10.24%) NServiceBus
3 11 (6.63%) SharePoint
3 11 (6.63%) MS Exchange
4 10 (6.02%) Node.js
5 7 (4.22%) ColdFusion
6 3 (1.81%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.60%) Lync
Applications
1 21 (12.65%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.60%) FastStats
2 1 (0.60%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (4.22%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (3.61%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.22%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (4.22%) SaaS
2 3 (1.81%) Office 365
3 2 (1.20%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.20%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.61%) Wireless
2 5 (3.01%) SAN
2 5 (3.01%) LAN
3 3 (1.81%) Firewall
3 3 (1.81%) VPN
3 3 (1.81%) WAN
4 2 (1.20%) WLAN
4 2 (1.20%) VLAN
5 1 (0.60%) DNS
5 1 (0.60%) DHCP
5 1 (0.60%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (19.88%) SQL Server 2005
2 21 (12.65%) SQL Server 2008
2 21 (12.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 17 (10.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 15 (9.04%) Relational Database
5 11 (6.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 11 (6.63%) MySQL
5 11 (6.63%) NoSQL
6 8 (4.82%) RDBMS
6 8 (4.82%) DTS
7 3 (1.81%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (1.81%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (1.81%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (1.81%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (1.20%) Data Mining
8 2 (1.20%) WhereScape RED
8 2 (1.20%) Big Data
9 1 (0.60%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.60%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.60%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 32 (19.28%) Team Foundation Server
2 18 (10.84%) Visual Studio
2 18 (10.84%) SpecFlow
3 17 (10.24%) NUnit
4 6 (3.61%) Git (software)
5 4 (2.41%) Subversion
6 1 (0.60%) Selenium
General
1 22 (13.25%) Finance
2 17 (10.24%) Banking
3 15 (9.04%) Advertising
4 5 (3.01%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.81%) Retail
6 2 (1.20%) Legal
6 2 (1.20%) Marketing
7 1 (0.60%) Local Government
7 1 (0.60%) Military
7 1 (0.60%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 111 (66.87%) Developer
2 51 (30.72%) .NET Developer
3 28 (16.87%) C# Developer
4 24 (14.46%) C# .NET Developer
4 24 (14.46%) Web Developer
5 18 (10.84%) Applications Developer
6 17 (10.24%) Web Applications Developer
7 15 (9.04%) Software Developer
8 14 (8.43%) Software Engineer
9 13 (7.83%) Support Engineer
10 12 (7.23%) Systems Engineer
10 12 (7.23%) Analyst
10 12 (7.23%) Installations Engineer
11 11 (6.63%) C# Software Engineer
11 11 (6.63%) Systems Support
12 10 (6.02%) .NET Software Developer
13 9 (5.42%) Systems Support Engineer
13 9 (5.42%) Senior Developer
14 8 (4.82%) Support Analyst
14 8 (4.82%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (57.83%) .NET
2 77 (46.39%) ASP.NET
3 70 (42.17%) HTML
4 59 (35.54%) CSS
5 41 (24.70%) ASP.NET MVC
6 36 (21.69%) jQuery
7 28 (16.87%) HTML5
8 26 (15.66%) .NET Framework
9 21 (12.65%) XML
10 20 (12.05%) Entity Framework
10 20 (12.05%) KnockoutJS
11 19 (11.45%) CSS3
12 17 (10.24%) Castle Windsor
12 17 (10.24%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 17 (10.24%) MonoRail
12 17 (10.24%) NHibernate
13 14 (8.43%) WPF
14 9 (5.42%) XHTML
15 8 (4.82%) Web Services
15 8 (4.82%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 18 (10.84%) Mathematics
2 13 (7.83%) Web 2.0
3 11 (6.63%) Computer Science
4 7 (4.22%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.41%) N-Tier
5 4 (2.41%) VLE
6 2 (1.20%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (1.20%) User Experience
7 1 (0.60%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.60%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.60%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.60%) Equities
7 1 (0.60%) Fixed Income
7 1 (0.60%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 51 (30.72%) Windows
2 21 (12.65%) Windows Server 2003
2 21 (12.65%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (7.23%) Windows 2000
4 4 (2.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.60%) Android
5 1 (0.60%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.60%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (0.60%) Linux
5 1 (0.60%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (43.37%) MVC
2 40 (24.10%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (12.65%) Scrum
4 19 (11.45%) Software Engineering
5 14 (8.43%) Business Intelligence
6 13 (7.83%) TDD
6 13 (7.83%) Migration
7 12 (7.23%) E-Commerce
7 12 (7.23%) Technical Architecture
8 10 (6.02%) SDLC
9 9 (5.42%) Software Testing
10 8 (4.82%) CRM
11 7 (4.22%) Web Application Development
12 6 (3.61%) Project Management
12 6 (3.61%) Data Analysis
12 6 (3.61%) Problem Management
12 6 (3.61%) Mentoring
12 6 (3.61%) Root Cause Analysis
13 5 (3.01%) Web Development
13 5 (3.01%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 98 (59.04%) C#
2 75 (45.18%) SQL
3 60 (36.14%) JavaScript
4 28 (16.87%) VB.NET
5 27 (16.27%) T-SQL
6 10 (6.02%) Ruby
7 9 (5.42%) CFML
8 8 (4.82%) PHP
8 8 (4.82%) PL/SQL
8 8 (4.82%) C++
9 7 (4.22%) Java
9 7 (4.22%) Perl
9 7 (4.22%) Python
10 5 (3.01%) VB
11 2 (1.20%) C
11 2 (1.20%) VB6
12 1 (0.60%) VC++
12 1 (0.60%) VBScript
12 1 (0.60%) VBA
Qualifications
1 32 (19.28%) Degree
2 5 (3.01%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.41%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.60%) MCITP
5 1 (0.60%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.61%) SLA
2 2 (1.20%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.20%) QA
System Software
1 14 (8.43%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.20%) vSphere
4 1 (0.60%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (1.20%) SCCM
Vendors
1 40 (24.10%) Microsoft
2 14 (8.43%) Oracle
3 6 (3.61%) VMware
4 4 (2.41%) Citrix
5 3 (1.81%) Sitecore
5 3 (1.81%) Trapeze
6 2 (1.20%) Business Objects
6 2 (1.20%) Progress
6 2 (1.20%) HP
7 1 (0.60%) Alterian
Taunton, Somerset
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Taunton, Somerset
Searchability
Salary: £24000 - £29000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Taunton, Somerset
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Somerset
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £38000 per annum + excellent benefits + pension
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bath, Avon
ISL
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Taunton, Somerset
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £29400 - £37488 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Optima Connections
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Somerset
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £19000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Minehead, Somerset
Talent Spa
Salary: Depending on Experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
Talent International
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum + pension, healthcare, Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Taunton
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Somerset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 8 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Somerset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 16 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 20 days ago