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

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 9 4 9
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +5
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 90 129 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 13.70% 20.41% 16.87%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 74.38% 59.17% 50.36%
Number of salaries quoted 71 124 65
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,650 £22,200
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
121 218 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 18.42% 34.49% 33.50%
Number of salaries quoted 99 169 128
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £50,000 £49,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 31 October 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Swindon

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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.

1 114 (52.78%) .NET
2 85 (39.35%) C#
2 85 (39.35%) SQL
3 82 (37.96%) Microsoft
4 71 (32.87%) HTML
5 66 (30.56%) SQL Server 2008
6 65 (30.09%) Windows
7 63 (29.17%) ASP.NET
8 58 (26.85%) jQuery
9 57 (26.39%) Oracle
10 51 (23.61%) MVC
10 51 (23.61%) Agile Software Development
11 48 (22.22%) Finance
12 45 (20.83%) .NET Framework
13 40 (18.52%) ITIL
14 39 (18.06%) HTML5
15 38 (17.59%) JavaScript
16 37 (17.13%) Java
17 36 (16.67%) CSS
18 35 (16.20%) Web Services
19 32 (14.81%) ASP.NET MVC
20 30 (13.89%) MS Excel
21 29 (13.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
22 28 (12.96%) SQL Server 2005
23 27 (12.50%) XML
24 26 (12.04%) Active Directory
24 26 (12.04%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
24 26 (12.04%) Performance Tuning
25 25 (11.57%) Relational Database
25 25 (11.57%) T-SQL

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 23 (10.65%) IIS
2 11 (5.09%) NetWeaver
3 10 (4.63%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (1.85%) iPlanet
5 2 (0.93%) CMS
5 2 (0.93%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.93%) SAS
6 1 (0.46%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.46%) WebSphere
Applications
1 30 (13.89%) MS Excel
2 24 (11.11%) MS Office
3 2 (0.93%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.93%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 16 (7.41%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.46%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.09%) FTP
1 11 (5.09%) Internet
2 6 (2.78%) SAN
2 6 (2.78%) TCP/IP
3 5 (2.31%) SNMP
4 4 (1.85%) LDAP
4 4 (1.85%) Firewall
5 3 (1.39%) LAN
5 3 (1.39%) WAN
6 2 (0.93%) DHCP
6 2 (0.93%) DNS
7 1 (0.46%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.46%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (30.56%) SQL Server 2008
2 29 (13.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 28 (12.96%) SQL Server 2005
4 25 (11.57%) Relational Database
5 23 (10.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 19 (8.80%) RDBMS
7 18 (8.33%) DB2
8 16 (7.41%) MySQL
8 16 (7.41%) SQL Server 2012
9 15 (6.94%) Data Warehouse
10 14 (6.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 13 (6.02%) Oracle Database
12 6 (2.78%) MS Access
13 4 (1.85%) SQL Server 2000
14 2 (0.93%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 2 (0.93%) Hadoop
14 2 (0.93%) Oracle Reports
14 2 (0.93%) OLTP
14 2 (0.93%) BusinessObjects
14 2 (0.93%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 9 (4.17%) Eclipse
2 8 (3.70%) Selenium
2 8 (3.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 7 (3.24%) SoapUI
3 7 (3.24%) TestNG
4 6 (2.78%) Visual Studio
5 3 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.93%) ERwin
General
1 48 (22.22%) Finance
2 18 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 14 (6.48%) Pharmaceutical
4 6 (2.78%) Retail
5 5 (2.31%) Banking
6 2 (0.93%) Advertising
6 2 (0.93%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.46%) Back Office
7 1 (0.46%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.46%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 97 (44.91%) Developer
2 42 (19.44%) Analyst
3 32 (14.81%) .NET Developer
4 23 (10.65%) Technical Consultant
4 23 (10.65%) Consultant
5 19 (8.80%) Technical Leader
6 18 (8.33%) ITSM Consultant
7 17 (7.87%) DBA
8 16 (7.41%) SQL DBA
9 15 (6.94%) Service Analyst
9 15 (6.94%) C# Developer
10 14 (6.48%) Applications Support
11 13 (6.02%) Java Developer
11 13 (6.02%) Service Desk Analyst
11 13 (6.02%) SQL Developer
11 13 (6.02%) Support Analyst
12 12 (5.56%) Junior
13 11 (5.09%) Senior Developer
13 11 (5.09%) Technical Analyst
13 11 (5.09%) Solutions Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (52.78%) .NET
2 71 (32.87%) HTML
3 63 (29.17%) ASP.NET
4 58 (26.85%) jQuery
5 45 (20.83%) .NET Framework
6 39 (18.06%) HTML5
7 36 (16.67%) CSS
8 35 (16.20%) Web Services
9 32 (14.81%) ASP.NET MVC
10 27 (12.50%) XML
11 26 (12.04%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 24 (11.11%) CSS3
12 24 (11.11%) WCF
13 21 (9.72%) LINQ
14 20 (9.26%) ASP.NET MVC 3
15 19 (8.80%) SOAP
16 14 (6.48%) XSD
16 14 (6.48%) GWT
16 14 (6.48%) PhoneGap
16 14 (6.48%) Sencha Touch
Miscellaneous
1 25 (11.57%) Computer Science
2 16 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (6.48%) Mobile App
4 10 (4.63%) Management Information System
5 6 (2.78%) Clustering
6 4 (1.85%) Performance Metrics
6 4 (1.85%) Reference Data
6 4 (1.85%) Data Integration
7 3 (1.39%) Replication
8 2 (0.93%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.93%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.46%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.46%) Social Media
9 1 (0.46%) E-Learning
9 1 (0.46%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.46%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 65 (30.09%) Windows
2 19 (8.80%) Windows Server 2003
3 18 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (6.94%) Android
6 14 (6.48%) Apple iOS
7 13 (6.02%) Windows 7
7 13 (6.02%) UNIX
8 4 (1.85%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.93%) Windows Vista
9 2 (0.93%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.46%) Solaris
10 1 (0.46%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (23.61%) MVC
1 51 (23.61%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (18.52%) ITIL
3 26 (12.04%) Performance Tuning
4 24 (11.11%) Service Management
4 24 (11.11%) Scrum
4 24 (11.11%) ITSM
5 23 (10.65%) Mentoring
6 21 (9.72%) Stakeholder Management
7 20 (9.26%) TDD
8 18 (8.33%) Project Management
8 18 (8.33%) OO
9 16 (7.41%) Process Management
9 16 (7.41%) Line Management
10 15 (6.94%) Data Modelling
10 15 (6.94%) OOD
10 15 (6.94%) Software Engineering
11 14 (6.48%) People Management
12 13 (6.02%) CRM
13 12 (5.56%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 85 (39.35%) C#
1 85 (39.35%) SQL
2 38 (17.59%) JavaScript
3 37 (17.13%) Java
4 25 (11.57%) T-SQL
5 15 (6.94%) VB.NET
6 13 (6.02%) PowerShell
7 11 (5.09%) ABAP
8 7 (3.24%) VB
9 3 (1.39%) C++
10 2 (0.93%) PHP
10 2 (0.93%) VC++
10 2 (0.93%) XAML
11 1 (0.46%) VBA
Qualifications
1 22 (10.19%) Degree
2 14 (6.48%) HND
2 14 (6.48%) PhD
3 13 (6.02%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (3.70%) MCP
5 7 (3.24%) ISEB
6 4 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.93%) MCSE
8 1 (0.46%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.48%) SLA
2 9 (4.17%) QA
3 4 (1.85%) Data Quality
3 4 (1.85%) COBIT
System Software
1 26 (12.04%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.93%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 2 (0.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.93%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (2.78%) SCCM
2 2 (0.93%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.46%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.46%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 82 (37.96%) Microsoft
2 57 (26.39%) Oracle
3 15 (6.94%) SAP
4 14 (6.48%) Sencha
5 10 (4.63%) IBM
6 5 (2.31%) Unisys
7 4 (1.85%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (1.85%) Altiris
7 4 (1.85%) DevExpress
7 4 (1.85%) SolarWinds
8 3 (1.39%) Business Objects
9 2 (0.93%) VMware
9 2 (0.93%) Teradata
9 2 (0.93%) Citrix
9 2 (0.93%) Sage
10 1 (0.46%) NetApp
10 1 (0.46%) Intergraph
10 1 (0.46%) PeopleSoft
10 1 (0.46%) Siebel
10 1 (0.46%) Sun
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Posted: 15 hours ago
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