The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon 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 6 3 8
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +5
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 94 103 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 18.69% 20.24% 15.40%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 62.25% 66.45% 48.13%
Number of salaries quoted 90 100 74
Average salary £36,625 £36,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.34% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,050 £63,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
SQL Server
Wiltshire

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 Swindon region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
151 155 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 30.02% 30.45% 32.00%
Number of salaries quoted 139 149 142
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +16.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,000 £28,088
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £47,500 £70,000
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 Swindon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Swindon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Swindon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Swindon region.

SQL Server Salary Trend in Swindon

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Swindon

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Swindon 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.

1 150 (65.79%) .NET
2 145 (63.60%) C#
3 119 (52.19%) ASP.NET
4 107 (46.93%) SQL
5 90 (39.47%) Windows
6 89 (39.04%) Microsoft
7 73 (32.02%) JavaScript
8 72 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
9 71 (31.14%) Web Services
10 66 (28.95%) MS Excel
10 66 (28.95%) MVC
11 58 (25.44%) Oracle
12 54 (23.68%) HTML
13 49 (21.49%) Waterfall
14 47 (20.61%) Active Directory
15 44 (19.30%) .NET Framework
16 42 (18.42%) SOAP
16 42 (18.42%) ASP.NET MVC
17 41 (17.98%) jQuery
18 38 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
19 37 (16.23%) IIS
20 36 (15.79%) ITIL
21 35 (15.35%) CSS
21 35 (15.35%) Java
21 35 (15.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 33 (14.47%) WCF
23 32 (14.04%) Degree
23 32 (14.04%) SDLC
24 31 (13.60%) E-Commerce
25 30 (13.16%) ITSM

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 37 (16.23%) IIS
2 17 (7.46%) WebSphere
3 11 (4.82%) WebLogic
3 11 (4.82%) JBoss
4 10 (4.39%) BizTalk Server
5 7 (3.07%) Node.js
6 5 (2.19%) SharePoint
6 5 (2.19%) Tomcat
6 5 (2.19%) Site Server
7 2 (0.88%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.44%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 66 (28.95%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.32%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (1.32%) MS Office
3 2 (0.88%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.88%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (2.19%) Oracle General Ledger
1 5 (2.19%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.44%) SmartPlant
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.32%) Google App Engine
2 3 (1.32%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (8.77%) TCP/IP
2 14 (6.14%) DNS
2 14 (6.14%) DHCP
3 13 (5.70%) WebEx
4 5 (2.19%) HTTP
5 3 (1.32%) LAN
5 3 (1.32%) WAN
6 1 (0.44%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.44%) Network Security
6 1 (0.44%) SMS
6 1 (0.44%) VoIP
6 1 (0.44%) SMTP
6 1 (0.44%) Firewall
6 1 (0.44%) SAN
6 1 (0.44%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 35 (15.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 22 (9.65%) SQL Server 2012
4 20 (8.77%) SQL Server 2005
4 20 (8.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 15 (6.58%) Relational Database
6 11 (4.82%) NoSQL
7 10 (4.39%) MySQL
8 9 (3.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 9 (3.95%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (1.75%) Oracle Database
9 4 (1.75%) BusinessObjects
10 3 (1.32%) OLAP
10 3 (1.32%) SAP BW
10 3 (1.32%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.88%) SQL CLR
11 2 (0.88%) SQL Server 2000
11 2 (0.88%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (0.88%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (0.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 22 (9.65%) Visual Studio
2 7 (3.07%) Git (software)
3 5 (2.19%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (1.75%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.88%) Moq
6 1 (0.44%) NUnit
6 1 (0.44%) Subversion
6 1 (0.44%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (0.44%) MSTest
General
1 30 (13.16%) Finance
2 15 (6.58%) Retail
3 6 (2.63%) Advertising
4 5 (2.19%) General Ledger
5 4 (1.75%) Banking
6 3 (1.32%) Games
6 3 (1.32%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.88%) Marketing
8 1 (0.44%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 99 (43.42%) Developer
2 37 (16.23%) .NET Developer
3 34 (14.91%) Senior Developer
4 30 (13.16%) Consultant
5 28 (12.28%) DBA
6 26 (11.40%) Technical Consultant
7 23 (10.09%) ITSM Consultant
8 20 (8.77%) C# Developer
9 19 (8.33%) Support Engineer
10 18 (7.89%) Analyst
10 18 (7.89%) Administrator
10 18 (7.89%) Technical Specialist
10 18 (7.89%) SQL DBA
11 16 (7.02%) Senior .NET Developer
12 15 (6.58%) C# .NET Developer
13 14 (6.14%) Designer
13 14 (6.14%) Technical Designer
13 14 (6.14%) Business Consultant
13 14 (6.14%) SQL Server DBA
14 13 (5.70%) Product Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 150 (65.79%) .NET
2 119 (52.19%) ASP.NET
3 71 (31.14%) Web Services
4 54 (23.68%) HTML
5 44 (19.30%) .NET Framework
6 42 (18.42%) SOAP
6 42 (18.42%) ASP.NET MVC
7 41 (17.98%) jQuery
8 35 (15.35%) CSS
9 33 (14.47%) WCF
10 26 (11.40%) REST
11 21 (9.21%) MSMQ
12 20 (8.77%) LINQ
13 17 (7.46%) HTML5
14 16 (7.02%) Entity Framework
15 13 (5.70%) ASP.NET MVC 3
16 12 (5.26%) J2EE
17 10 (4.39%) ASP.NET Web API
17 10 (4.39%) XML
18 8 (3.51%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 29 (12.72%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
3 19 (8.33%) Computer Science
4 10 (4.39%) Social Media
4 10 (4.39%) Mobile App
4 10 (4.39%) Clustering
5 7 (3.07%) PKI
6 6 (2.63%) Management Information System
7 5 (2.19%) Mainframe
8 3 (1.32%) Replication
8 3 (1.32%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.44%) Social Network
9 1 (0.44%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.44%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.44%) Inversion of Control
9 1 (0.44%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 90 (39.47%) Windows
2 29 (12.72%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (9.65%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (6.58%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (5.26%) Linux
6 10 (4.39%) Apple iOS
6 10 (4.39%) Android
7 6 (2.63%) CentOS
7 6 (2.63%) Debian
8 5 (2.19%) UNIX
9 2 (0.88%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.88%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (28.95%) MVC
3 49 (21.49%) Waterfall
4 36 (15.79%) ITIL
5 32 (14.04%) SDLC
6 31 (13.60%) E-Commerce
7 30 (13.16%) ITSM
7 30 (13.16%) Service Management
8 29 (12.72%) BDD
9 27 (11.84%) Time Management
9 27 (11.84%) ITIL V2
10 24 (10.53%) OO
11 22 (9.65%) Web Development
12 21 (9.21%) OOD
13 20 (8.77%) TDD
13 20 (8.77%) Line Management
14 19 (8.33%) Mentoring
15 16 (7.02%) Stakeholder Management
16 15 (6.58%) Performance Tuning
17 14 (6.14%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 145 (63.60%) C#
2 107 (46.93%) SQL
3 73 (32.02%) JavaScript
4 35 (15.35%) Java
5 29 (12.72%) PowerShell
6 19 (8.33%) VB.NET
7 15 (6.58%) C++
7 15 (6.58%) T-SQL
8 8 (3.51%) XPath
9 7 (3.07%) Ruby
10 6 (2.63%) C
11 4 (1.75%) Python
12 2 (0.88%) XAML
13 1 (0.44%) Perl
Qualifications
1 32 (14.04%) Degree
2 10 (4.39%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (1.75%) MCSE
3 4 (1.75%) MCSA
3 4 (1.75%) MCP
3 4 (1.75%) MCITP
4 2 (0.88%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (0.88%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.88%) DV Cleared
4 2 (0.88%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.44%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.44%) CISM
5 1 (0.44%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.32%) SLA
2 1 (0.44%) QA
2 1 (0.44%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 47 (20.61%) Active Directory
2 7 (3.07%) Hyper-V
3 4 (1.75%) vSphere
4 2 (0.88%) XenApp
5 1 (0.44%) Snort
Systems Management
1 5 (2.19%) SCCM
1 5 (2.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (0.88%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (0.88%) WSUS
2 2 (0.88%) NetBackup
2 2 (0.88%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.44%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 89 (39.04%) Microsoft
2 58 (25.44%) Oracle
3 8 (3.51%) SAP
4 7 (3.07%) Citrix
4 7 (3.07%) Cyber-Ark
5 6 (2.63%) Wind River
5 6 (2.63%) Red Hat
6 5 (2.19%) PeopleSoft
6 5 (2.19%) IBM
6 5 (2.19%) Hyperion
7 4 (1.75%) Business Objects
7 4 (1.75%) Google
7 4 (1.75%) VMware
8 3 (1.32%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.88%) Symantec
9 2 (0.88%) Sophos
10 1 (0.44%) Teradata
10 1 (0.44%) Sourcefire
10 1 (0.44%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.44%) Facebook
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