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 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 10 4 4
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 19 32 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 22.09% 42.11% 27.00%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 86.36% 84.21% 84.38%
Number of salaries quoted 18 32 27
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 £25,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £33,900 £42,500 £34,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
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
22 38 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 25.58% 50.00% 32.00%
Number of salaries quoted 21 38 32
Average salary £31,500 £39,182 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.60% +24.38%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 1 October 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Taunton

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 (86.36%) JavaScript
2 34 (77.27%) HTML
3 32 (72.73%) C#
3 32 (72.73%) .NET
4 26 (59.09%) SQL
5 25 (56.82%) ASP.NET
6 22 (50.00%) SharePoint
7 20 (45.45%) CSS
8 19 (43.18%) VB.NET
8 19 (43.18%) Automated Testing
9 16 (36.36%) MVC
9 16 (36.36%) Scrum
10 15 (34.09%) ITIL
11 14 (31.82%) Java
12 13 (29.55%) Microsoft
12 13 (29.55%) Team Foundation Server
13 12 (27.27%) .NET Framework
13 12 (27.27%) WCF
14 11 (25.00%) Unit Testing
14 11 (25.00%) PRINCE2
14 11 (25.00%) UML
15 10 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
15 10 (22.73%) Windows
15 10 (22.73%) Oracle
15 10 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
16 9 (20.45%) User Experience
16 9 (20.45%) Migration
17 8 (18.18%) MS Office
17 8 (18.18%) Visual Studio
17 8 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 7 (15.91%) IIS
3 5 (11.36%) K2 blackpearl
4 2 (4.55%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 8 (18.18%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.82%) SAN
1 3 (6.82%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
1 8 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (11.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 5 (11.36%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (11.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 13 (29.55%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (18.18%) Visual Studio
3 7 (15.91%) NUnit
General
1 6 (13.64%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.82%) Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (56.82%) Developer
2 11 (25.00%) Junior
2 11 (25.00%) Junior Developer
3 9 (20.45%) Junior Java Developer
3 9 (20.45%) Java Developer
4 8 (18.18%) Software Engineer
5 6 (13.64%) Software Developer
6 5 (11.36%) SharePoint Developer
6 5 (11.36%) .NET Developer
6 5 (11.36%) Senior Software Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) Security Manager
7 3 (6.82%) Network Security Manager
7 3 (6.82%) .NET Software Developer
7 3 (6.82%) C# Software Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) Network Manager
7 3 (6.82%) Infrastructure Manager
7 3 (6.82%) Systems Manager
7 3 (6.82%) IT Manager
8 2 (4.55%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (77.27%) HTML
2 32 (72.73%) .NET
3 25 (56.82%) ASP.NET
4 20 (45.45%) CSS
5 12 (27.27%) .NET Framework
5 12 (27.27%) WCF
6 7 (15.91%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (13.64%) Web Services
7 6 (13.64%) XML
8 5 (11.36%) HTML5
8 5 (11.36%) jQuery
8 5 (11.36%) XSLT
9 2 (4.55%) XSL
9 2 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 1 (2.27%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (20.45%) User Experience
3 6 (13.64%) Digital Media
4 3 (6.82%) Data Structures
4 3 (6.82%) Replication
4 3 (6.82%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (22.73%) Windows
2 7 (15.91%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (43.18%) Automated Testing
2 16 (36.36%) MVC
2 16 (36.36%) Scrum
3 15 (34.09%) ITIL
4 11 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 11 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 11 (25.00%) UML
5 10 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (20.45%) Migration
7 8 (18.18%) Software Engineering
8 7 (15.91%) Refactoring
8 7 (15.91%) Line Management
8 7 (15.91%) Service Delivery
9 5 (11.36%) Integration Testing
9 5 (11.36%) Test Scripting
9 5 (11.36%) Project Planning
10 4 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
11 3 (6.82%) Data Management
11 3 (6.82%) Information Security
11 3 (6.82%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 38 (86.36%) JavaScript
2 32 (72.73%) C#
3 26 (59.09%) SQL
4 19 (43.18%) VB.NET
5 14 (31.82%) Java
6 7 (15.91%) C++
6 7 (15.91%) T-SQL
7 5 (11.36%) PowerShell
7 5 (11.36%) VBScript
7 5 (11.36%) VB
7 5 (11.36%) VB6
8 2 (4.55%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (15.91%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.55%) ISEB
2 2 (4.55%) MCSD
2 2 (4.55%) ISEB Practitioner
2 2 (4.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Systems Management
1 3 (6.82%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 13 (29.55%) Microsoft
2 10 (22.73%) Oracle
3 3 (6.82%) Citrix
3 3 (6.82%) VMware
3 3 (6.82%) Sage
3 3 (6.82%) Sun
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