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

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 5 6 12
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +6
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 129 85 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 22.43% 19.54% 12.02%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 67.54% 54.84% 33.71%
Number of salaries quoted 119 83 55
Average salary £42,500 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.43% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,300 £30,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +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
191 155 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 33.22% 35.63% 35.64%
Number of salaries quoted 167 150 168
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,500 £55,000
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 5 March 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Swindon

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 5 March 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.

1 156 (64.20%) .NET
2 142 (58.44%) C#
3 121 (49.79%) ASP.NET
4 116 (47.74%) SQL
5 90 (37.04%) Microsoft
6 83 (34.16%) JavaScript
7 81 (33.33%) HTML
8 79 (32.51%) MVC
9 70 (28.81%) Agile Software Development
10 62 (25.51%) jQuery
11 61 (25.10%) Oracle
12 56 (23.05%) Windows
12 56 (23.05%) SQL Server 2008
13 54 (22.22%) MS Excel
13 54 (22.22%) .NET Framework
14 49 (20.16%) ASP.NET MVC
15 48 (19.75%) Web Services
16 42 (17.28%) Waterfall
17 41 (16.87%) SOAP
18 39 (16.05%) Finance
18 39 (16.05%) ITIL
18 39 (16.05%) CSS
19 37 (15.23%) Stakeholder Management
19 37 (15.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 36 (14.81%) Performance Tuning
21 34 (13.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
22 32 (13.17%) Java
22 32 (13.17%) E-Commerce
23 31 (12.76%) BDD
24 30 (12.35%) HTML5

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 23 (9.47%) IIS
2 10 (4.12%) NetWeaver
2 10 (4.12%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (2.06%) Site Server
3 5 (2.06%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.06%) WebSphere
4 4 (1.65%) iPlanet
5 2 (0.82%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.82%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.41%) Kentico
6 1 (0.41%) CMS
6 1 (0.41%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 54 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 17 (7.00%) MS Office
3 3 (1.23%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.82%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.82%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (2.06%) Oracle Payables
1 5 (2.06%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (0.41%) SmartPlant
2 1 (0.41%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.41%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Cloud Services
1 18 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.12%) DHCP
1 10 (4.12%) FTP
1 10 (4.12%) DNS
2 8 (3.29%) TCP/IP
3 7 (2.88%) SNMP
4 6 (2.47%) LAN
4 6 (2.47%) WAN
5 5 (2.06%) SAN
6 4 (1.65%) LDAP
7 3 (1.23%) Ethernet
8 2 (0.82%) Firewall
8 2 (0.82%) Internet
9 1 (0.41%) NAS
9 1 (0.41%) Network Security
9 1 (0.41%) VoIP
9 1 (0.41%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (23.05%) SQL Server 2008
2 37 (15.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 34 (13.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 28 (11.52%) SQL Server 2012
5 25 (10.29%) SQL Server 2005
6 15 (6.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 15 (6.17%) Data Warehouse
7 14 (5.76%) Oracle Database
8 11 (4.53%) Relational Database
9 7 (2.88%) BusinessObjects
10 5 (2.06%) NoSQL
10 5 (2.06%) SAP BW
11 4 (1.65%) OLAP
11 4 (1.65%) MySQL
11 4 (1.65%) RavenDB
11 4 (1.65%) MongoDB
11 4 (1.65%) CouchDB
12 3 (1.23%) RDBMS
13 2 (0.82%) Oracle Database 11g
13 2 (0.82%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 12 (4.94%) Visual Studio
2 4 (1.65%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (0.82%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.41%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.41%) TestNG
4 1 (0.41%) Moq
4 1 (0.41%) SoapUI
4 1 (0.41%) Subversion
4 1 (0.41%) Selenium
General
1 39 (16.05%) Finance
2 17 (7.00%) Retail
3 9 (3.70%) Banking
4 8 (3.29%) Advertising
5 6 (2.47%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.06%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 114 (46.91%) Developer
2 41 (16.87%) .NET Developer
3 36 (14.81%) Analyst
4 35 (14.40%) Senior Developer
5 32 (13.17%) DBA
6 26 (10.70%) Technical Specialist
7 24 (9.88%) Consultant
7 24 (9.88%) SQL DBA
8 22 (9.05%) C# Developer
8 22 (9.05%) SQL Server DBA
9 20 (8.23%) Senior .NET Developer
9 20 (8.23%) Technical Designer
9 20 (8.23%) Technical Consultant
9 20 (8.23%) Designer
10 16 (6.58%) ITSM Consultant
10 16 (6.58%) C# .NET Developer
11 15 (6.17%) Senior Technical Specialist
12 14 (5.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 12 (4.94%) SQL Developer
13 12 (4.94%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 156 (64.20%) .NET
2 121 (49.79%) ASP.NET
3 81 (33.33%) HTML
4 62 (25.51%) jQuery
5 54 (22.22%) .NET Framework
6 49 (20.16%) ASP.NET MVC
7 48 (19.75%) Web Services
8 41 (16.87%) SOAP
9 39 (16.05%) CSS
10 30 (12.35%) HTML5
10 30 (12.35%) WCF
11 24 (9.88%) MSMQ
11 24 (9.88%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 23 (9.47%) REST
13 22 (9.05%) LINQ
14 20 (8.23%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 10 (4.12%) SAP Smart Forms
15 10 (4.12%) SAP Basis
16 9 (3.70%) PhoneGap
16 9 (3.70%) Sencha Touch
Miscellaneous
1 20 (8.23%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (7.82%) Mobile App
3 13 (5.35%) Management Information System
4 8 (3.29%) Social Media
5 7 (2.88%) Computer Science
6 5 (2.06%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (2.06%) Mainframe
7 3 (1.23%) N-Tier
7 3 (1.23%) Clustering
8 2 (0.82%) Replication
8 2 (0.82%) Mobile Banking
9 1 (0.41%) Performance Metrics
9 1 (0.41%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.41%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 56 (23.05%) Windows
2 23 (9.47%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (8.23%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (7.82%) Android
4 19 (7.82%) Apple iOS
5 18 (7.41%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (4.53%) Linux
7 6 (2.47%) Debian
7 6 (2.47%) CentOS
8 5 (2.06%) UNIX
9 3 (1.23%) Solaris
10 2 (0.82%) Windows Vista
10 2 (0.82%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.82%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (32.51%) MVC
2 70 (28.81%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (17.28%) Waterfall
4 39 (16.05%) ITIL
5 37 (15.23%) Stakeholder Management
6 36 (14.81%) Performance Tuning
7 32 (13.17%) E-Commerce
8 31 (12.76%) BDD
9 30 (12.35%) OO
10 27 (11.11%) Mentoring
10 27 (11.11%) OOD
11 23 (9.47%) Line Management
12 22 (9.05%) ITSM
12 22 (9.05%) Service Management
13 21 (8.64%) TDD
14 19 (7.82%) Project Management
15 17 (7.00%) Service Delivery
15 17 (7.00%) Scrum
16 15 (6.17%) Systems Analysis
17 14 (5.76%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 142 (58.44%) C#
2 116 (47.74%) SQL
3 83 (34.16%) JavaScript
4 32 (13.17%) Java
5 23 (9.47%) T-SQL
6 20 (8.23%) PowerShell
7 16 (6.58%) VB.NET
8 10 (4.12%) ABAP
9 8 (3.29%) C++
10 7 (2.88%) VB
11 6 (2.47%) C
12 3 (1.23%) Python
13 2 (0.82%) XAML
13 2 (0.82%) VC++
Qualifications
1 19 (7.82%) Degree
2 9 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (3.29%) MCP
4 4 (1.65%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (1.65%) VCP4
5 2 (0.82%) ISEB
6 1 (0.41%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.41%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (0.41%) MCSE
6 1 (0.41%) MCSA
6 1 (0.41%) CISM
6 1 (0.41%) MCITP
6 1 (0.41%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.65%) COBIT
2 3 (1.23%) QA
3 1 (0.41%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 25 (10.29%) Active Directory
2 7 (2.88%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.41%) XenApp
3 1 (0.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.41%) vSphere
3 1 (0.41%) Snort
Systems Management
1 11 (4.53%) SCCM
2 8 (3.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (1.23%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.41%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 90 (37.04%) Microsoft
2 61 (25.10%) Oracle
3 18 (7.41%) SAP
4 9 (3.70%) Sencha
5 8 (3.29%) IBM
6 7 (2.88%) Business Objects
7 6 (2.47%) PeopleSoft
7 6 (2.47%) Citrix
7 6 (2.47%) Hyperion
7 6 (2.47%) Red Hat
7 6 (2.47%) Wind River
8 4 (1.65%) Altiris
8 4 (1.65%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (1.65%) SolarWinds
8 4 (1.65%) DevExpress
9 3 (1.23%) Sun
10 2 (0.82%) VMware
11 1 (0.41%) Sitecore
11 1 (0.41%) NetApp
11 1 (0.41%) Teradata
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Posted: 2 days ago
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