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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 10 3 8
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +5
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 90 198 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 15.20% 24.63% 17.26%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 48.91% 62.66% 49.74%
Number of salaries quoted 87 187 92
Average salary £36,500 £33,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.95% -4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,700 £24,300 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,000 £45,000
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
184 316 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 31.08% 39.30% 34.70%
Number of salaries quoted 174 297 175
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 August 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 August 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 71 £36,500 +21.66% 9
Taunton -1 8 £31,250 -0.79% 4
Clevedon - 5 £42,500 -
Wells - 2 £55,000 - 1
Yeovil -7 1 £37,500 +25.00%
SQL Server
South West

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 (57.30%) .NET
2 100 (54.05%) C#
3 88 (47.57%) SQL
4 79 (42.70%) ASP.NET
5 76 (41.08%) Windows
6 73 (39.46%) MVC
7 62 (33.51%) HTML
8 58 (31.35%) JavaScript
9 55 (29.73%) CSS
10 53 (28.65%) Agile Software Development
11 47 (25.41%) ASP.NET MVC
12 41 (22.16%) Microsoft
13 33 (17.84%) T-SQL
13 33 (17.84%) jQuery
14 31 (16.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 30 (16.22%) HTML5
16 29 (15.68%) Windows Server 2008
16 29 (15.68%) VB.NET
17 28 (15.14%) IIS
18 27 (14.59%) MS Excel
18 27 (14.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 26 (14.05%) Degree
19 26 (14.05%) Team Foundation Server
19 26 (14.05%) Software Engineering
19 26 (14.05%) Business Intelligence
20 25 (13.51%) SQL Server 2008
21 23 (12.43%) SQL Server 2005
21 23 (12.43%) Scrum
22 22 (11.89%) E-Commerce
23 21 (11.35%) Migration

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 28 (15.14%) IIS
2 17 (9.19%) SharePoint
3 10 (5.41%) MS Exchange
4 8 (4.32%) NServiceBus
5 4 (2.16%) Apache Spark
5 4 (2.16%) ColdFusion
5 4 (2.16%) Lync
5 4 (2.16%) Node.js
Applications
1 27 (14.59%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (3.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.16%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.08%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (3.24%) SaaS
3 2 (1.08%) Office 365
3 2 (1.08%) GitHub
3 2 (1.08%) Trello
3 2 (1.08%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (7.57%) Firewall
2 12 (6.49%) SAN
3 6 (3.24%) TCP/IP
4 5 (2.70%) VPN
4 5 (2.70%) LAN
4 5 (2.70%) Wireless
5 4 (2.16%) DHCP
5 4 (2.16%) DNS
6 3 (1.62%) WAN
7 2 (1.08%) WLAN
7 2 (1.08%) VLAN
8 1 (0.54%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (16.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 27 (14.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 25 (13.51%) SQL Server 2008
4 23 (12.43%) SQL Server 2005
5 13 (7.03%) MySQL
6 11 (5.95%) Data Warehouse
6 11 (5.95%) SQL Server 2012
6 11 (5.95%) Relational Database
7 10 (5.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (3.24%) MongoDB
8 6 (3.24%) Apache Cassandra
8 6 (3.24%) NoSQL
9 5 (2.70%) Big Data
9 5 (2.70%) Crystal Reports
10 4 (2.16%) Apache Hive
10 4 (2.16%) Hadoop
11 3 (1.62%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (1.62%) RDBMS
11 3 (1.62%) BusinessObjects
12 2 (1.08%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 26 (14.05%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (6.49%) Visual Studio
3 10 (5.41%) SpecFlow
4 9 (4.86%) Git (software)
4 9 (4.86%) NUnit
5 7 (3.78%) Subversion
6 2 (1.08%) Selenium
7 1 (0.54%) Moq
General
1 21 (11.35%) Finance
2 12 (6.49%) Advertising
3 8 (4.32%) Banking
4 6 (3.24%) Manufacturing
5 5 (2.70%) Music Industry
6 4 (2.16%) Legal
7 2 (1.08%) Back Office
7 2 (1.08%) Marketing
7 2 (1.08%) Arabic Language
8 1 (0.54%) Electronics
8 1 (0.54%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.54%) Local Government
8 1 (0.54%) Games
8 1 (0.54%) Military
Job Titles
1 118 (63.78%) Developer
2 56 (30.27%) .NET Developer
3 43 (23.24%) C# Developer
4 36 (19.46%) C# .NET Developer
5 20 (10.81%) Analyst
6 19 (10.27%) Software Engineer
7 18 (9.73%) Senior Developer
7 18 (9.73%) Support Engineer
8 16 (8.65%) Support Analyst
8 16 (8.65%) Software Developer
9 14 (7.57%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 13 (7.03%) Senior .NET Developer
11 12 (6.49%) SQL Developer
11 12 (6.49%) Installations Engineer
11 12 (6.49%) Web Developer
11 12 (6.49%) Systems Engineer
11 12 (6.49%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 11 (5.95%) Systems Support
12 11 (5.95%) C# Software Engineer
13 10 (5.41%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (57.30%) .NET
2 79 (42.70%) ASP.NET
3 62 (33.51%) HTML
4 55 (29.73%) CSS
5 47 (25.41%) ASP.NET MVC
6 33 (17.84%) jQuery
7 30 (16.22%) HTML5
8 19 (10.27%) .NET Framework
9 18 (9.73%) Entity Framework
9 18 (9.73%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 17 (9.19%) CSS3
10 17 (9.19%) Web Services
11 16 (8.65%) XML
12 14 (7.57%) WPF
13 11 (5.95%) KnockoutJS
14 8 (4.32%) MonoRail
14 8 (4.32%) Castle Windsor
14 8 (4.32%) NHibernate
15 7 (3.78%) WCF
16 6 (3.24%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.11%) Mathematics
2 11 (5.95%) Computer Science
3 10 (5.41%) Web 2.0
4 9 (4.86%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (3.78%) User Experience
6 5 (2.70%) N-Tier
6 5 (2.70%) Data Centre
7 4 (2.16%) VLE
7 4 (2.16%) Inversion of Control
8 3 (1.62%) Data Integration
9 2 (1.08%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.08%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (0.54%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.54%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.54%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.54%) DTV
10 1 (0.54%) Fixed Income
10 1 (0.54%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 76 (41.08%) Windows
2 29 (15.68%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (11.35%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (6.49%) Windows 2000
5 9 (4.86%) UNIX
6 7 (3.78%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (3.24%) Linux
8 5 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (2.16%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.54%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (39.46%) MVC
2 53 (28.65%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (14.05%) Software Engineering
3 26 (14.05%) Business Intelligence
4 23 (12.43%) Scrum
5 22 (11.89%) E-Commerce
6 21 (11.35%) Migration
7 20 (10.81%) TDD
8 13 (7.03%) ITIL
8 13 (7.03%) MVVM
9 12 (6.49%) Technical Architecture
9 12 (6.49%) CRM
9 12 (6.49%) Project Management
10 10 (5.41%) Waterfall
10 10 (5.41%) Database Security
10 10 (5.41%) SDLC
11 9 (4.86%) Web Application Development
11 9 (4.86%) Software Testing
12 7 (3.78%) Wealth Management
12 7 (3.78%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 100 (54.05%) C#
2 88 (47.57%) SQL
3 58 (31.35%) JavaScript
4 33 (17.84%) T-SQL
5 29 (15.68%) VB.NET
6 11 (5.95%) PL/SQL
7 9 (4.86%) C++
8 7 (3.78%) Java
9 6 (3.24%) PHP
9 6 (3.24%) VB
9 6 (3.24%) CFML
10 4 (2.16%) Python
10 4 (2.16%) Perl
10 4 (2.16%) Ruby
11 3 (1.62%) VB6
11 3 (1.62%) VC++
12 2 (1.08%) VBA
13 1 (0.54%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.54%) C
13 1 (0.54%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 26 (14.05%) Degree
2 4 (2.16%) SC Cleared
2 4 (2.16%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.03%) SLA
2 2 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.08%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.54%) QA
System Software
1 16 (8.65%) Active Directory
2 9 (4.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.08%) vSphere
3 2 (1.08%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 2 (1.08%) SCCM
Vendors
1 41 (22.16%) Microsoft
2 18 (9.73%) Oracle
3 16 (8.65%) VMware
4 5 (2.70%) Cisco
4 5 (2.70%) Trapeze
5 4 (2.16%) Veeam
6 3 (1.62%) Citrix
6 3 (1.62%) SAP
7 2 (1.08%) HP
7 2 (1.08%) Dell
7 2 (1.08%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.08%) ESRI
7 2 (1.08%) Google
7 2 (1.08%) TARGIT
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Posted: 1 hour ago
Somerset
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Salary: £18000 - £38000 per annum + excellent benefits + pension
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bath
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Somerset
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Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
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Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bath
People Source
Posted: 5 days ago
Taunton
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Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Pension
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Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Wells
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: competitive
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Bath
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