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 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 5 2 7
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +5
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 148 222 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 20.99% 32.55% 19.96%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 61.67% 67.68% 56.06%
Number of salaries quoted 137 221 111
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,200 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
240 328 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 34.04% 48.09% 35.61%
Number of salaries quoted 221 318 195
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 November 2014.

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 November 2014. 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 -7 68 £35,000 +0.71% 7
Clevedon +1 18 £27,250 -17.42% 1
Taunton -4 17 £31,500 -16.00% 8
Street -6 15 £35,000 -26.31%
Axbridge - 4 £28,800 -
Yeovil -4 3 £30,000 -
Cheddar - 2 £32,750 - 1
Bridgwater +10 1 £31,500 -10.00% 1
Weston-super-Mare -1 1 £35,000 -6.66%
SQL Server
South West

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, 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.

1 172 (54.26%) .NET
2 163 (51.42%) C#
3 149 (47.00%) HTML
4 141 (44.48%) SQL
5 116 (36.59%) ASP.NET
6 114 (35.96%) MS Excel
7 104 (32.81%) Windows
8 102 (32.18%) Microsoft
9 100 (31.55%) CSS
10 88 (27.76%) IIS
10 88 (27.76%) JavaScript
11 81 (25.55%) MVC
12 70 (22.08%) Degree
13 63 (19.87%) MySQL
14 51 (16.09%) XML
15 49 (15.46%) Oracle
16 48 (15.14%) VMware
16 48 (15.14%) HTML5
17 47 (14.83%) Relational Database
18 46 (14.51%) jQuery
18 46 (14.51%) Agile Software Development
18 46 (14.51%) MS Exchange
19 45 (14.20%) NUnit
20 40 (12.62%) .NET Framework
20 40 (12.62%) Analytical Skills
21 38 (11.99%) ASP.NET MVC
21 38 (11.99%) Scrum
22 37 (11.67%) VB.NET
23 35 (11.04%) SharePoint
23 35 (11.04%) RDBMS

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, 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 88 (27.76%) IIS
2 46 (14.51%) MS Exchange
3 35 (11.04%) SharePoint
4 33 (10.41%) BizTalk Server
5 26 (8.20%) Apache
6 20 (6.31%) NServiceBus
7 18 (5.68%) Commerce Server
8 17 (5.36%) Umbraco
9 8 (2.52%) Exchange Server 2010
9 8 (2.52%) Lotus Domino
10 7 (2.21%) Node.js
11 6 (1.89%) SharePoint 2010
12 5 (1.58%) K2 blackpearl
12 5 (1.58%) Exchange Server 2007
12 5 (1.58%) CMS
12 5 (1.58%) Exchange Server 2013
13 4 (1.26%) Elasticsearch
14 3 (0.95%) Tomcat
14 3 (0.95%) SAS
15 2 (0.63%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 114 (35.96%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.89%) Photoshop
2 6 (1.89%) Acrobat
2 6 (1.89%) Adobe Illustrator
2 6 (1.89%) InDesign
3 5 (1.58%) MS Office
4 2 (0.63%) FastStats
5 1 (0.32%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 18 (5.68%) Fredhopper
2 8 (2.52%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.63%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.32%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.32%) Cognos Controller
4 1 (0.32%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.89%) SaaS
2 4 (1.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.95%) GitHub
4 1 (0.32%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 21 (6.62%) Internet
2 10 (3.15%) Intranet
2 10 (3.15%) DNS
3 8 (2.52%) DHCP
4 6 (1.89%) LAN
4 6 (1.89%) WAN
4 6 (1.89%) SAN
5 4 (1.26%) SSL
6 3 (0.95%) Firewall
6 3 (0.95%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (0.63%) VoIP
7 2 (0.63%) HTTP
7 2 (0.63%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.32%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (19.87%) MySQL
2 47 (14.83%) Relational Database
3 35 (11.04%) RDBMS
4 29 (9.15%) SQL Server 2005
5 27 (8.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 20 (6.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 17 (5.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 15 (4.73%) Data Warehouse
8 15 (4.73%) SQL Server 2008
9 9 (2.84%) Oracle Reports
9 9 (2.84%) Oracle BI EE
10 7 (2.21%) NoSQL
10 7 (2.21%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 4 (1.26%) Big Data
11 4 (1.26%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (0.63%) Base SAS
13 1 (0.32%) SSDT
13 1 (0.32%) Oracle Database
13 1 (0.32%) OLAP
13 1 (0.32%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 45 (14.20%) NUnit
2 20 (6.31%) SpecFlow
3 17 (5.36%) Git (software)
4 16 (5.05%) Team Foundation Server
5 15 (4.73%) Visual Studio
6 7 (2.21%) PEAR
7 6 (1.89%) Dreamweaver
8 5 (1.58%) Bugzilla
8 5 (1.58%) Oracle Forms
8 5 (1.58%) PHPUnit
8 5 (1.58%) Trac
8 5 (1.58%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 5 (1.58%) Subversion
8 5 (1.58%) Moq
9 3 (0.95%) Rhino Mocks
10 1 (0.32%) Rational DOORS
10 1 (0.32%) MorphX
General
1 33 (10.41%) Finance
2 26 (8.20%) Retail
3 22 (6.94%) Banking
4 18 (5.68%) Marketing
5 15 (4.73%) Advertising
6 14 (4.42%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.32%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.32%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.32%) Publishing
7 1 (0.32%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 173 (54.57%) Developer
2 62 (19.56%) Analyst
3 42 (13.25%) Web Developer
3 42 (13.25%) .NET Developer
4 32 (10.09%) Support Analyst
4 32 (10.09%) Applications Developer
4 32 (10.09%) Software Developer
5 28 (8.83%) Support Engineer
6 26 (8.20%) Senior Developer
6 26 (8.20%) Help Desk Support
7 24 (7.57%) C# Developer
8 21 (6.62%) Technical Support
9 20 (6.31%) Web Applications Developer
10 18 (5.68%) Technical Analyst
10 18 (5.68%) Software Engineer
11 17 (5.36%) Architect
11 17 (5.36%) Consultant
12 16 (5.05%) Applications Support
13 15 (4.73%) Technical Consultant
13 15 (4.73%) Help Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 172 (54.26%) .NET
2 149 (47.00%) HTML
3 116 (36.59%) ASP.NET
4 100 (31.55%) CSS
5 51 (16.09%) XML
6 48 (15.14%) HTML5
7 46 (14.51%) jQuery
8 40 (12.62%) .NET Framework
9 38 (11.99%) ASP.NET MVC
10 30 (9.46%) XSLT
11 28 (8.83%) CSS3
12 26 (8.20%) XHTML
13 23 (7.26%) NHibernate
13 23 (7.26%) Castle Windsor
13 23 (7.26%) MonoRail
14 21 (6.62%) WCF
14 21 (6.62%) KnockoutJS
15 11 (3.47%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 11 (3.47%) LINQ
15 11 (3.47%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 40 (12.62%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (9.46%) Mathematics
3 11 (3.47%) Client/Server
4 10 (3.15%) Data Structures
5 7 (2.21%) User Experience
5 7 (2.21%) Graphic Design
6 6 (1.89%) Visualisation
7 5 (1.58%) N-Tier
8 4 (1.26%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.26%) VLE
8 4 (1.26%) Web 2.0
9 3 (0.95%) Tandem
10 2 (0.63%) Clustering
10 2 (0.63%) Computer Science
11 1 (0.32%) Blog
11 1 (0.32%) FMCG
11 1 (0.32%) Statistics
11 1 (0.32%) IPTV
11 1 (0.32%) Replication
11 1 (0.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 104 (32.81%) Windows
2 30 (9.46%) Linux
3 20 (6.31%) Windows Server 2003
4 19 (5.99%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (5.68%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (1.89%) Android
7 3 (0.95%) Windows 7
7 3 (0.95%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.63%) AIX
8 2 (0.63%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (25.55%) MVC
2 46 (14.51%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (11.99%) Scrum
4 35 (11.04%) Disaster Recovery
5 34 (10.73%) Web Development
6 33 (10.41%) ITIL
7 31 (9.78%) Unit Testing
8 26 (8.20%) Business Intelligence
9 25 (7.89%) Content Management
10 24 (7.57%) Software Engineering
11 22 (6.94%) OO
12 20 (6.31%) E-Commerce
12 20 (6.31%) ETL
12 20 (6.31%) Automated Testing
13 19 (5.99%) Web Application Development
14 18 (5.68%) PRINCE2
15 16 (5.05%) Data Analysis
16 15 (4.73%) TDD
16 15 (4.73%) ERP
17 13 (4.10%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 163 (51.42%) C#
2 141 (44.48%) SQL
3 88 (27.76%) JavaScript
4 37 (11.67%) VB.NET
5 29 (9.15%) Java
6 26 (8.20%) C++
7 20 (6.31%) T-SQL
8 11 (3.47%) PHP
9 10 (3.15%) PowerShell
10 9 (2.84%) C
11 7 (2.21%) VB
11 7 (2.21%) Ruby
11 7 (2.21%) PHP5
12 6 (1.89%) FoxPro (VFP)
12 6 (1.89%) VB6
12 6 (1.89%) VBScript
13 4 (1.26%) Bash Shell
14 3 (0.95%) Perl
14 3 (0.95%) CFML
15 2 (0.63%) Python
Qualifications
1 70 (22.08%) Degree
2 9 (2.84%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (2.21%) ISEB
4 4 (1.26%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.26%) ISTQB
5 3 (0.95%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 3 (0.95%) ISEB Practitioner
5 3 (0.95%) MCSD
5 3 (0.95%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (0.95%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.63%) MCSE
6 2 (0.63%) MCP
7 1 (0.32%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.63%) ISO 9001
1 2 (0.63%) SLA
1 2 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 29 (9.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (2.52%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.26%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.95%) XenServer
5 2 (0.63%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.63%) NFS
6 1 (0.32%) Xen
6 1 (0.32%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 16 (5.05%) SCCM
2 15 (4.73%) WSUS
3 2 (0.63%) Hyperic
3 2 (0.63%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.32%) Netcool
4 1 (0.32%) Nagios
4 1 (0.32%) SCOM
Vendors
1 102 (32.18%) Microsoft
2 49 (15.46%) Oracle
3 48 (15.14%) VMware
4 18 (5.68%) EPiServer
4 18 (5.68%) hybris
5 14 (4.42%) Sitecore
6 11 (3.47%) IBM
7 7 (2.21%) Informatica
8 6 (1.89%) Adobe
9 3 (0.95%) HP
9 3 (0.95%) Citrix
9 3 (0.95%) Cisco
9 3 (0.95%) Red Hat
9 3 (0.95%) Telerik
10 2 (0.63%) NetApp
11 1 (0.32%) Epicor
11 1 (0.32%) Alterian
11 1 (0.32%) Cognos
11 1 (0.32%) Tableau
Somerset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bath, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Somerset
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £37559 - £43000 per annum + pension & health
Posted: 2 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Somerset
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
ISL
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Somerset
Talent Spa
Salary: £28k - 35k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
ITF Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + profit related bonus, benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Martock, Somerset
n-tier selection limited
Salary: 28000 - 35000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Taunton
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Somerset
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 37k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheddar, Somerset
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Somerset
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bath, Avon
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Taunton
CPS Group
Salary: £23500 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Taunton
CPS Group
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Taunton
CPS Group
Salary: £38000 - £41500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Somerset
Computer Futures
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 10 days ago
Bristol, Bath, Chippenham, Swindon, Gloucester,...
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £20-26,000 + 10% Bonus + Bens
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