The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Taunton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 9 7 7
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 7 21 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 13.73% 25.93% 16.13%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 30.43% 84.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 21 5
Average salary £32,750 £30,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.16% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £22,000 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
SQL Server
Somerset

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 Taunton region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Taunton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
23 25 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 45.10% 30.86% 16.13%
Number of salaries quoted 11 25 5
Average salary £35,000 £33,600 £34,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -3.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,763 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £37,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.26%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Taunton

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

SQL Server Salary Trend in Taunton

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Taunton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Taunton region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Taunton

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Taunton 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 14 (87.50%) HTML
1 14 (87.50%) .NET
2 13 (81.25%) C#
3 12 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 12 (75.00%) ASP.NET
4 10 (62.50%) SQL
5 8 (50.00%) VB.NET
6 7 (43.75%) CSS
6 7 (43.75%) Software Engineering
6 7 (43.75%) .NET Framework
6 7 (43.75%) WCF
7 6 (37.50%) MVC
7 6 (37.50%) Visual Studio
8 4 (25.00%) C++
9 3 (18.75%) Oracle
9 3 (18.75%) XML
9 3 (18.75%) SharePoint
9 3 (18.75%) OO
9 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
9 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
9 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (18.75%) Relational Database
9 3 (18.75%) Scrum
9 3 (18.75%) Entity Framework
9 3 (18.75%) jQuery
9 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (12.50%) HTML5

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Taunton 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 3 (18.75%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (18.75%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Visual Studio
2 3 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (6.25%) SpecFlow
3 1 (6.25%) Selenium
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (87.50%) Developer
2 11 (68.75%) Software Developer
3 9 (56.25%) .NET Developer
4 6 (37.50%) .NET Software Developer
5 4 (25.00%) Software Engineer
6 3 (18.75%) C# Developer
7 2 (12.50%) Senior Software Engineer
7 2 (12.50%) C# Software Engineer
7 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (12.50%) C# Software Developer
7 2 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (6.25%) Graduate
8 1 (6.25%) Technical Developer
8 1 (6.25%) Lead .NET Developer
8 1 (6.25%) Senior C# Developer
8 1 (6.25%) Graduate Software Developer
8 1 (6.25%) Senior .NET Developer
8 1 (6.25%) Graduate Developer
8 1 (6.25%) .NET Software Engineer
8 1 (6.25%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (87.50%) HTML
1 14 (87.50%) .NET
2 12 (75.00%) ASP.NET
3 7 (43.75%) CSS
3 7 (43.75%) .NET Framework
3 7 (43.75%) WCF
4 3 (18.75%) jQuery
4 3 (18.75%) Entity Framework
4 3 (18.75%) XML
5 2 (12.50%) RESTful
5 2 (12.50%) HTML5
5 2 (12.50%) JSON
5 2 (12.50%) Web Services
6 1 (6.25%) WPF
6 1 (6.25%) Managed Extensibility Framework
6 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) Client/Server
2 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) UNIX
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
1 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Software Engineering
2 6 (37.50%) MVC
3 3 (18.75%) Scrum
3 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (18.75%) OO
4 2 (12.50%) OOA/OOD
5 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
5 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
5 1 (6.25%) RAD
5 1 (6.25%) ITIL
5 1 (6.25%) UML
5 1 (6.25%) OOP
5 1 (6.25%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) C#
2 12 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 10 (62.50%) SQL
4 8 (50.00%) VB.NET
5 4 (25.00%) C++
6 2 (12.50%) VB6
6 2 (12.50%) T-SQL
6 2 (12.50%) VB
7 1 (6.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
1 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) Degree
3 1 (6.25%) MCSD
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
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