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

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 15 8 8
Rank change year-on-year
-7 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 86 105 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 12.45% 16.51% 15.11%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 66.67% 51.22% 39.66%
Number of salaries quoted 76 94 66
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £30,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +13.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £48,500 £36,250
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
129 205 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 18.67% 32.23% 38.09%
Number of salaries quoted 115 147 162
Average salary £40,000 £38,294 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.45% +6.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,200 £28,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
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 1 October 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Swindon

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 103 (49.28%) .NET
2 80 (38.28%) Microsoft
2 80 (38.28%) C#
3 76 (36.36%) SQL
4 67 (32.06%) Windows
5 64 (30.62%) HTML
6 61 (29.19%) SQL Server 2008
7 55 (26.32%) Oracle
7 55 (26.32%) ASP.NET
8 54 (25.84%) Agile Software Development
9 53 (25.36%) jQuery
10 49 (23.44%) Finance
11 47 (22.49%) MVC
12 41 (19.62%) .NET Framework
13 37 (17.70%) CSS
13 37 (17.70%) ITIL
14 35 (16.75%) Java
14 35 (16.75%) HTML5
15 34 (16.27%) Web Services
15 34 (16.27%) XML
16 31 (14.83%) JavaScript
17 30 (14.35%) MS Excel
17 30 (14.35%) Computer Science
17 30 (14.35%) ASP.NET MVC
18 29 (13.88%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
19 28 (13.40%) Relational Database
20 26 (12.44%) ITSM
20 26 (12.44%) Service Management
20 26 (12.44%) SQL Server 2005
20 26 (12.44%) RDBMS

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 20 (9.57%) IIS
2 9 (4.31%) BizTalk Server
3 6 (2.87%) NetWeaver
4 3 (1.44%) SAS
5 2 (0.96%) iPlanet
5 2 (0.96%) CMS
5 2 (0.96%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.48%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.48%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.48%) Tomcat
Applications
1 30 (14.35%) MS Excel
2 23 (11.00%) MS Office
3 2 (0.96%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.96%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 18 (8.61%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.96%) SmartPlant
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.31%) Internet
2 6 (2.87%) FTP
3 5 (2.39%) SAN
4 4 (1.91%) Firewall
5 3 (1.44%) LAN
5 3 (1.44%) WAN
5 3 (1.44%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.96%) DNS
6 2 (0.96%) SNMP
6 2 (0.96%) LDAP
7 1 (0.48%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (29.19%) SQL Server 2008
2 28 (13.40%) Relational Database
3 26 (12.44%) SQL Server 2005
3 26 (12.44%) RDBMS
4 25 (11.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 21 (10.05%) Data Warehouse
6 20 (9.57%) DB2
6 20 (9.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 15 (7.18%) MySQL
8 13 (6.22%) SQL Server 2012
9 11 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 9 (4.31%) Oracle Database
11 7 (3.35%) MS Access
12 5 (2.39%) SQL Server 2000
13 4 (1.91%) Hadoop
14 2 (0.96%) OLTP
14 2 (0.96%) Oracle Reports
14 2 (0.96%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 1 (0.48%) SAP Data Services
15 1 (0.48%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 12 (5.74%) Eclipse
2 10 (4.78%) Visual Studio
3 9 (4.31%) Selenium
4 8 (3.83%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 7 (3.35%) TestNG
5 7 (3.35%) SoapUI
6 5 (2.39%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (0.96%) ERwin
8 1 (0.48%) Moq
8 1 (0.48%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.48%) Apache Ivy
8 1 (0.48%) Subversion
8 1 (0.48%) Maven
8 1 (0.48%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (0.48%) Ant
8 1 (0.48%) JUnit
General
1 49 (23.44%) Finance
2 19 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 17 (8.13%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (1.91%) Retail
5 2 (0.96%) Financial Institution
5 2 (0.96%) Banking
6 1 (0.48%) Marketing
6 1 (0.48%) Back Office
6 1 (0.48%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.48%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 95 (45.45%) Developer
2 33 (15.79%) Analyst
3 28 (13.40%) .NET Developer
4 25 (11.96%) Consultant
5 24 (11.48%) Technical Consultant
6 20 (9.57%) ITSM Consultant
7 17 (8.13%) Technical Leader
7 17 (8.13%) Java Developer
7 17 (8.13%) Junior
8 16 (7.66%) Applications Support
8 16 (7.66%) C# Developer
9 15 (7.18%) Solutions Consultant
10 14 (6.70%) Junior Consultant
10 14 (6.70%) Service Analyst
10 14 (6.70%) Junior Technical Consultant
11 13 (6.22%) Service Desk Analyst
11 13 (6.22%) Support Analyst
12 12 (5.74%) DBA
13 11 (5.26%) SQL Developer
13 11 (5.26%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (49.28%) .NET
2 64 (30.62%) HTML
3 55 (26.32%) ASP.NET
4 53 (25.36%) jQuery
5 41 (19.62%) .NET Framework
6 37 (17.70%) CSS
7 35 (16.75%) HTML5
8 34 (16.27%) Web Services
8 34 (16.27%) XML
9 30 (14.35%) ASP.NET MVC
10 29 (13.88%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 24 (11.48%) WCF
12 23 (11.00%) LINQ
13 22 (10.53%) CSS3
14 18 (8.61%) XSD
14 18 (8.61%) ASP.NET MVC 3
15 16 (7.66%) GWT
15 16 (7.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 15 (7.18%) SOAP
17 14 (6.70%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 30 (14.35%) Computer Science
2 13 (6.22%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (4.78%) Management Information System
4 9 (4.31%) Mobile App
5 8 (3.83%) Data Integration
6 7 (3.35%) Reference Data
7 6 (2.87%) Clustering
8 4 (1.91%) N-Tier
9 3 (1.44%) Replication
10 2 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.48%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.48%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.48%) E-Learning
11 1 (0.48%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.48%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 67 (32.06%) Windows
2 19 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
3 18 (8.61%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (6.70%) UNIX
4 14 (6.70%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (6.70%) Windows 7
5 10 (4.78%) Android
6 9 (4.31%) Apple iOS
7 5 (2.39%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.96%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.48%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.48%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (25.84%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (22.49%) MVC
3 37 (17.70%) ITIL
4 26 (12.44%) ITSM
4 26 (12.44%) Service Management
5 25 (11.96%) Scrum
6 21 (10.05%) Mentoring
7 20 (9.57%) TDD
8 18 (8.61%) Data Modelling
8 18 (8.61%) Software Engineering
9 17 (8.13%) Process Management
10 16 (7.66%) OO
10 16 (7.66%) Performance Tuning
11 15 (7.18%) Line Management
12 14 (6.70%) Business Intelligence
12 14 (6.70%) OOD
13 13 (6.22%) Information Management
13 13 (6.22%) Project Management
14 12 (5.74%) SOA
14 12 (5.74%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 80 (38.28%) C#
2 76 (36.36%) SQL
3 35 (16.75%) Java
4 31 (14.83%) JavaScript
5 24 (11.48%) T-SQL
6 21 (10.05%) VB.NET
7 12 (5.74%) PowerShell
8 6 (2.87%) ABAP
9 4 (1.91%) XAML
10 3 (1.44%) VB
11 2 (0.96%) PHP
12 1 (0.48%) C++
12 1 (0.48%) VBA
12 1 (0.48%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 23 (11.00%) Degree
2 17 (8.13%) PhD
2 17 (8.13%) HND
3 15 (7.18%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (3.83%) MCP
5 7 (3.35%) ISEB
6 3 (1.44%) MCSE
7 2 (0.96%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.48%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.48%) CCNA
8 1 (0.48%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.18%) SLA
2 8 (3.83%) QA
3 7 (3.35%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.96%) COBIT
System Software
1 26 (12.44%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.44%) XenApp
2 3 (1.44%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 2 (0.96%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (1.44%) SCCM
2 2 (0.96%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 80 (38.28%) Microsoft
2 55 (26.32%) Oracle
3 10 (4.78%) IBM
4 9 (4.31%) Sencha
4 9 (4.31%) SAP
5 6 (2.87%) Unisys
6 5 (2.39%) Teradata
7 4 (1.91%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (1.44%) Citrix
9 2 (0.96%) Sage
9 2 (0.96%) Business Objects
9 2 (0.96%) VMware
9 2 (0.96%) Altiris
9 2 (0.96%) DevExpress
9 2 (0.96%) SolarWinds
10 1 (0.48%) Netezza
10 1 (0.48%) Intergraph
10 1 (0.48%) PeopleSoft
10 1 (0.48%) Siebel
10 1 (0.48%) JBoss
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