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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 9 4 3
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 19 23 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 20.65% 37.70% 32.61%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 86.36% 79.31% 85.71%
Number of salaries quoted 18 23 30
Average salary £31,500 £37,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.00% +17.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,400 £26,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £33,900 £42,500 £33,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
SQL Server
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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
22 29 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 23.91% 47.54% 38.04%
Number of salaries quoted 21 28 35
Average salary £31,500 £38,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +22.22%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +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 18 September 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Taunton

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 38 (82.61%) JavaScript
2 34 (73.91%) HTML
3 32 (69.57%) C#
3 32 (69.57%) .NET
4 26 (56.52%) SQL
5 25 (54.35%) ASP.NET
6 22 (47.83%) SharePoint
7 20 (43.48%) CSS
8 19 (41.30%) VB.NET
8 19 (41.30%) Automated Testing
9 16 (34.78%) MVC
9 16 (34.78%) Scrum
10 15 (32.61%) ITIL
11 14 (30.43%) Java
12 13 (28.26%) Microsoft
12 13 (28.26%) Team Foundation Server
13 12 (26.09%) WCF
13 12 (26.09%) .NET Framework
13 12 (26.09%) Windows
14 11 (23.91%) UML
14 11 (23.91%) PRINCE2
14 11 (23.91%) Unit Testing
15 10 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
15 10 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
15 10 (21.74%) Oracle
16 9 (19.57%) MS Office
16 9 (19.57%) User Experience
16 9 (19.57%) Migration
16 9 (19.57%) SQL Server 2008
17 8 (17.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 22 (47.83%) SharePoint
2 8 (17.39%) IIS
3 5 (10.87%) K2 blackpearl
4 2 (4.35%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.17%) MS Exchange
5 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 9 (19.57%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.70%) VPN
1 4 (8.70%) SAN
2 1 (2.17%) DHCP
2 1 (2.17%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (19.57%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (17.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (10.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (10.87%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (10.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 13 (28.26%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (17.39%) Visual Studio
3 7 (15.22%) NUnit
General
1 6 (13.04%) Telecoms
2 4 (8.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (54.35%) Developer
2 11 (23.91%) Junior
2 11 (23.91%) Junior Developer
3 9 (19.57%) Java Developer
3 9 (19.57%) Junior Java Developer
4 8 (17.39%) Software Engineer
5 6 (13.04%) Software Developer
6 5 (10.87%) IT Manager
6 5 (10.87%) .NET Developer
6 5 (10.87%) Senior Software Engineer
6 5 (10.87%) SharePoint Developer
7 4 (8.70%) Security Manager
7 4 (8.70%) Network Manager
7 4 (8.70%) Infrastructure Manager
7 4 (8.70%) Network Security Manager
7 4 (8.70%) Systems Manager
8 3 (6.52%) C# Software Engineer
8 3 (6.52%) .NET Software Developer
9 2 (4.35%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (73.91%) HTML
2 32 (69.57%) .NET
3 25 (54.35%) ASP.NET
4 20 (43.48%) CSS
5 12 (26.09%) WCF
5 12 (26.09%) .NET Framework
6 7 (15.22%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (13.04%) Web Services
7 6 (13.04%) XML
8 5 (10.87%) XSLT
8 5 (10.87%) HTML5
8 5 (10.87%) jQuery
9 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (4.35%) XSL
10 1 (2.17%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (19.57%) User Experience
3 6 (13.04%) Digital Media
4 4 (8.70%) Management Information System
4 4 (8.70%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 12 (26.09%) Windows
2 8 (17.39%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.17%) Windows XP
3 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.17%) Windows 8
3 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (41.30%) Automated Testing
2 16 (34.78%) MVC
2 16 (34.78%) Scrum
3 15 (32.61%) ITIL
4 11 (23.91%) UML
4 11 (23.91%) PRINCE2
4 11 (23.91%) Unit Testing
5 10 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (19.57%) Migration
7 8 (17.39%) Software Engineering
8 7 (15.22%) Service Delivery
8 7 (15.22%) Refactoring
8 7 (15.22%) Line Management
9 5 (10.87%) Data Security
9 5 (10.87%) Information Security
9 5 (10.87%) Integration Testing
9 5 (10.87%) Test Scripting
9 5 (10.87%) Data Management
9 5 (10.87%) Project Planning
10 4 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 38 (82.61%) JavaScript
2 32 (69.57%) C#
3 26 (56.52%) SQL
4 19 (41.30%) VB.NET
5 14 (30.43%) Java
6 7 (15.22%) C++
6 7 (15.22%) T-SQL
7 5 (10.87%) VBScript
7 5 (10.87%) VB
7 5 (10.87%) PowerShell
7 5 (10.87%) VB6
8 2 (4.35%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (4.35%) ISEB Practitioner
2 2 (4.35%) ISEB
2 2 (4.35%) MCSD
3 1 (2.17%) MCSE
3 1 (2.17%) CCNA
3 1 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (2.17%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.17%) Terminal Services
1 1 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (8.70%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 13 (28.26%) Microsoft
2 10 (21.74%) Oracle
3 5 (10.87%) Citrix
3 5 (10.87%) VMware
4 4 (8.70%) Sage
4 4 (8.70%) Sun
5 1 (2.17%) HP
5 1 (2.17%) Veeam
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