The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Thames Valley region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank - 3 -
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 0 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Thames Valley - 57.89% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 100.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 11 0
Median salary - £90,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
SQL Server
South East

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 Thames Valley region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Thames Valley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1 11 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Thames Valley 11.11% 57.89% 41.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1 11 20
Median salary £80,000 £90,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +44.00%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the Thames Valley

The demand trend of job ads across the Thames Valley region citing SQL Server as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in the Thames Valley

SQL Server
Salary Trend in the Thames Valley

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

SQL Server Salary Trend in the Thames Valley