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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 10 5 4
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 7 19 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 14.00% 29.69% 36.00%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 35.00% 76.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 19 9
Average salary £34,000 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,619 £28,600
10% offered a salary of more than £36,200 £42,600 £40,000
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
20 25 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 40.00% 39.06% 36.00%
Number of salaries quoted 12 24 9
Average salary £33,768 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.56% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,340 £25,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £40,000 £41,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 24 (96.00%) HTML
2 23 (92.00%) .NET
3 22 (88.00%) JavaScript
4 21 (84.00%) ASP.NET
5 20 (80.00%) C#
6 15 (60.00%) CSS
7 13 (52.00%) SQL
8 12 (48.00%) VB.NET
8 12 (48.00%) MVC
8 12 (48.00%) .NET Framework
9 10 (40.00%) WCF
10 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (28.00%) Software Engineering
11 7 (28.00%) Visual Studio
11 7 (28.00%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (24.00%) SharePoint
12 6 (24.00%) VB
12 6 (24.00%) VB6
12 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
13 5 (20.00%) Scrum
13 5 (20.00%) C++
13 5 (20.00%) VBScript
13 5 (20.00%) OO
13 5 (20.00%) Relational Database
13 5 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
14 4 (16.00%) Team Foundation Server
14 4 (16.00%) XML
14 4 (16.00%) ITIL
14 4 (16.00%) Oracle
14 4 (16.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 6 (24.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (4.00%) K2 blackpearl
2 1 (4.00%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (16.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (28.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (16.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.00%) NUnit
General
1 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (84.00%) Developer
2 17 (68.00%) Software Developer
3 12 (48.00%) .NET Developer
4 9 (36.00%) .NET Software Developer
5 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (20.00%) C# Developer
6 5 (20.00%) Software Engineer
7 4 (16.00%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (12.00%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (12.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (12.00%) C# Software Developer
8 3 (12.00%) Senior Software Engineer
8 3 (12.00%) VB.NET Developer
9 2 (8.00%) C# Software Engineer
10 1 (4.00%) Senior Developer
10 1 (4.00%) Lead Developer
10 1 (4.00%) Senior C# Developer
10 1 (4.00%) Graduate Software Developer
10 1 (4.00%) Senior .NET Developer
10 1 (4.00%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (96.00%) HTML
2 23 (92.00%) .NET
3 21 (84.00%) ASP.NET
4 15 (60.00%) CSS
5 12 (48.00%) .NET Framework
6 10 (40.00%) WCF
7 4 (16.00%) XML
8 3 (12.00%) jQuery
8 3 (12.00%) HTML5
9 2 (8.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (8.00%) RESTful
9 2 (8.00%) JSON
9 2 (8.00%) Web Services
10 1 (4.00%) XSL
10 1 (4.00%) XSLT
10 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.00%) Client/Server
2 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) Windows
1 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (8.00%) UNIX
2 2 (8.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) MVC
2 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (28.00%) Software Engineering
4 5 (20.00%) Scrum
4 5 (20.00%) OO
5 4 (16.00%) ITIL
6 3 (12.00%) OOP
7 2 (8.00%) OOA/OOD
7 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2
7 2 (8.00%) UML
7 2 (8.00%) Unit Testing
7 2 (8.00%) Line Management
8 1 (4.00%) Mentoring
8 1 (4.00%) Test Scripting
8 1 (4.00%) Waterfall
8 1 (4.00%) Refactoring
8 1 (4.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (4.00%) Automated Testing
8 1 (4.00%) RAD
8 1 (4.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (88.00%) JavaScript
2 20 (80.00%) C#
3 13 (52.00%) SQL
4 12 (48.00%) VB.NET
5 6 (24.00%) VB6
5 6 (24.00%) VB
6 5 (20.00%) VBScript
6 5 (20.00%) C++
7 3 (12.00%) T-SQL
8 1 (4.00%) C
8 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) MCSD
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (8.00%) Degree
1 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (4.00%) ISEB Practitioner
2 1 (4.00%) ISEB
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.00%) Oracle
Taunton, Somerset
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
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