Period
to 18 September 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for SQL Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQL Server over the 6 months to 18 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Hampshire > Basingstoke
6 months to
18 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 11 16 12
Rank change year-on-year +5 -4 +2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 212 204 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 15.04% 11.84% 13.00%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 56.84% 49.16% 50.34%
Number of salaries quoted 184 131 135
Basingstoke median annual salary £50,000 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.94% +2.35% +21.43%
10th Percentile £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £58,750
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +2.56%

SQL Server is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Basingstoke
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 373 415 292
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 26.45% 24.09% 25.82%
Number of salaries quoted 312 289 269
Basingstoke median annual salary £46,750 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.89% - +24.14%
10th Percentile £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £71,500 £67,500
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

Job postings citing SQL Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in Basingstoke

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

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

Salary trend for SQL Server in Basingstoke

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server in Basingstoke over the 6 months to 18 September 2019.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 18 September 2019, IT jobs citing SQL Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Basingstoke region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 127 (59.91%) C#
2 108 (50.94%) .NET
3 104 (49.06%) Azure
4 81 (38.21%) SQL
5 75 (35.38%) Microsoft
6 68 (32.08%) Agile Software Development
7 56 (26.42%) OO
8 52 (24.53%) Degree
9 42 (19.81%) IIS
9 42 (19.81%) Computer Science
10 40 (18.87%) WCF
11 39 (18.40%) DevOps
12 38 (17.92%) Relational Database
12 38 (17.92%) Computer Science Degree
12 38 (17.92%) BizTalk Server
13 36 (16.98%) HTML
13 36 (16.98%) SOLID
14 35 (16.51%) RESTful
14 35 (16.51%) TDD
15 34 (16.04%) Windows
15 34 (16.04%) SDLC
16 33 (15.57%) ASP.NET
16 33 (15.57%) SOA
16 33 (15.57%) MVC
17 32 (15.09%) MSMQ
17 32 (15.09%) OOP
17 32 (15.09%) XML
18 31 (14.62%) Oracle
19 29 (13.68%) Continuous Integration
19 29 (13.68%) Continuous Improvement

SQL Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 42 (19.81%) IIS
2 38 (17.92%) BizTalk Server
3 12 (5.66%) SharePoint
4 8 (3.77%) Apache
4 8 (3.77%) SharePoint Server
5 5 (2.36%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (2.36%) MS Exchange
5 5 (2.36%) Skype for Business
6 4 (1.89%) Confluence
6 4 (1.89%) nginx
7 2 (0.94%) Oracle Coherence
8 1 (0.47%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.47%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (5.19%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.94%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (2.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.47%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 104 (49.06%) Azure
2 23 (10.85%) PaaS
3 21 (9.91%) Azure Functions
3 21 (9.91%) Serverless
4 16 (7.55%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (2.36%) SaaS
6 4 (1.89%) AWS
6 4 (1.89%) GitHub
6 4 (1.89%) Power Platform
7 3 (1.42%) Azure Data Factory
8 2 (0.94%) IaaS
9 1 (0.47%) BrowserStack
9 1 (0.47%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.47%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.25%) Firewall
1 9 (4.25%) SAN
2 3 (1.42%) Extranet
2 3 (1.42%) MVNO
3 2 (0.94%) VSAN
4 1 (0.47%) Cisco ISE
4 1 (0.47%) Internet
4 1 (0.47%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (0.47%) VLAN
4 1 (0.47%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (17.92%) Relational Database
2 24 (11.32%) Azure SQL Database
3 22 (10.38%) MySQL
4 18 (8.49%) Data Warehouse
5 16 (7.55%) Oracle Database
6 14 (6.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 13 (6.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (3.77%) SQL Server 2008
9 7 (3.30%) PostgreSQL
9 7 (3.30%) Redis
10 6 (2.83%) RDBMS
11 5 (2.36%) MongoDB
11 5 (2.36%) NoSQL
11 5 (2.36%) OLTP
11 5 (2.36%) Oracle Database 10g
11 5 (2.36%) Oracle Reports
11 5 (2.36%) QlikView
11 5 (2.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 4 (1.89%) Power BI
12 4 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 28 (13.21%) Team Foundation Server
2 19 (8.96%) Selenium
3 17 (8.02%) SpecFlow
4 12 (5.66%) Git (software)
5 7 (3.30%) Jenkins
6 6 (2.83%) ReSharper
6 6 (2.83%) SonarQube
6 6 (2.83%) Subversion
7 4 (1.89%) Jasmine
7 4 (1.89%) Karma Test Runner
7 4 (1.89%) NUnit
7 4 (1.89%) Octopus Deploy
8 3 (1.42%) SoapUI
9 2 (0.94%) JIRA
9 2 (0.94%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 1 (0.47%) Appium
10 1 (0.47%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.47%) GitLab
10 1 (0.47%) GoCD
10 1 (0.47%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 27 (12.74%) Finance
2 11 (5.19%) Telecoms
3 8 (3.77%) Billing
4 5 (2.36%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.42%) Fire and Rescue
5 3 (1.42%) Legal
5 3 (1.42%) Marketing
6 2 (0.94%) Banking
6 2 (0.94%) Military
7 1 (0.47%) Electronics
7 1 (0.47%) Greek Language
7 1 (0.47%) Retail
Job Titles
1 95 (44.81%) Developer
2 48 (22.64%) .NET Developer
3 42 (19.81%) Software Developer
4 39 (18.40%) Consultant
5 26 (12.26%) .NET Software Developer
6 23 (10.85%) Azure Consultant
7 21 (9.91%) BizTalk Consultant
7 21 (9.91%) Principal Consultant
8 20 (9.43%) Senior Developer
9 16 (7.55%) Senior Consultant
9 16 (7.55%) Senior Test Consultant
9 16 (7.55%) Test Consultant
10 14 (6.60%) Architect
10 14 (6.60%) Support Engineer
11 13 (6.13%) C# Developer
12 12 (5.66%) Azure Architect
13 11 (5.19%) BizTalk Architect
13 11 (5.19%) DBA
14 10 (4.72%) Analyst
14 10 (4.72%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (50.94%) .NET
2 40 (18.87%) WCF
3 36 (16.98%) HTML
4 35 (16.51%) RESTful
5 33 (15.57%) ASP.NET
6 32 (15.09%) MSMQ
6 32 (15.09%) XML
7 28 (13.21%) .NET Core
8 27 (12.74%) ASP.NET Web API
9 26 (12.26%) ASP.NET MVC
10 22 (10.38%) CSS
11 20 (9.43%) WPF
12 19 (8.96%) AngularJS
13 14 (6.60%) Web Services
14 12 (5.66%) .NET Framework
15 10 (4.72%) jQuery
15 10 (4.72%) SOAP
16 8 (3.77%) Node.js
17 6 (2.83%) Redux
17 6 (2.83%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 9 (4.25%) Replication
2 8 (3.77%) Greenfield Project
3 7 (3.30%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (2.36%) Life Science
5 4 (1.89%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (0.94%) Clustering
6 2 (0.94%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.47%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.47%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.47%) iSeries
7 1 (0.47%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.47%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.47%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 34 (16.04%) Windows
2 23 (10.85%) Linux
3 22 (10.38%) Windows Server
4 16 (7.55%) Unix
5 11 (5.19%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (3.30%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (2.83%) Windows 10
7 6 (2.83%) Windows 7
7 6 (2.83%) Windows 8
8 4 (1.89%) Debian
8 4 (1.89%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.47%) Android
9 1 (0.47%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (32.08%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (26.42%) OO
3 42 (19.81%) Computer Science
4 39 (18.40%) DevOps
5 36 (16.98%) SOLID
6 35 (16.51%) TDD
7 34 (16.04%) SDLC
8 33 (15.57%) MVC
8 33 (15.57%) SOA
9 32 (15.09%) OOP
10 29 (13.68%) Continuous Improvement
10 29 (13.68%) Continuous Integration
11 28 (13.21%) Problem-Solving
11 28 (13.21%) Scrum
12 24 (11.32%) Fintech
13 22 (10.38%) Line Management
13 22 (10.38%) Unit Testing
14 21 (9.91%) Storage Management
15 16 (7.55%) Integration Testing
15 16 (7.55%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 127 (59.91%) C#
2 81 (38.21%) SQL
3 28 (13.21%) JavaScript
4 21 (9.91%) C++
5 18 (8.49%) T-SQL
6 12 (5.66%) Java
7 8 (3.77%) PowerShell
7 8 (3.77%) TypeScript
7 8 (3.77%) VB.NET
8 6 (2.83%) PHP
8 6 (2.83%) Python
9 4 (1.89%) Bash Shell
9 4 (1.89%) C
9 4 (1.89%) ES6
9 4 (1.89%) PL/SQL
10 3 (1.42%) VBA
11 2 (0.94%) Erlang
11 2 (0.94%) Haskell
11 2 (0.94%) VB
11 2 (0.94%) VB6
Qualifications
1 52 (24.53%) Degree
2 38 (17.92%) Computer Science Degree
3 19 (8.96%) Security Cleared
4 12 (5.66%) SC Cleared
5 11 (5.19%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.94%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.47%) CCNA
7 1 (0.47%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.47%) ISEB
7 1 (0.47%) RHCE
7 1 (0.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.83%) Data Quality
1 6 (2.83%) GDPR
2 1 (0.47%) QA
System Software
1 13 (6.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (4.25%) Active Directory
3 8 (3.77%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (2.36%) XenApp
5 3 (1.42%) Docker
5 3 (1.42%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (1.42%) vSphere
6 2 (0.94%) vCloud
6 2 (0.94%) VMware NSX
7 1 (0.47%) Firmware
7 1 (0.47%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (4.25%) SCOM
1 9 (4.25%) vCenter Server
2 8 (3.77%) AirWatch
2 8 (3.77%) Netcool
3 7 (3.30%) SCCM
4 5 (2.36%) CA Spectrum
5 4 (1.89%) Puppet
6 3 (1.42%) BMC PATROL
6 3 (1.42%) Nagios
7 2 (0.94%) Kubernetes
7 2 (0.94%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 2 (0.94%) vRealize
8 1 (0.47%) Ansible
8 1 (0.47%) FortiGate
8 1 (0.47%) Kibana
8 1 (0.47%) logstash
8 1 (0.47%) WSUS
Vendors
1 75 (35.38%) Microsoft
2 31 (14.62%) Oracle
3 21 (9.91%) VMware
4 9 (4.25%) Cisco
5 8 (3.77%) Remedy
6 6 (2.83%) Citrix
6 6 (2.83%) HP
6 6 (2.83%) Zend
7 5 (2.36%) CA
7 5 (2.36%) Lumension
7 5 (2.36%) NetApp
7 5 (2.36%) SAP
8 4 (1.89%) Symantec
9 3 (1.42%) Databricks
9 3 (1.42%) Fujitsu
9 3 (1.42%) Jitterbit
9 3 (1.42%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (1.42%) Splunk
10 2 (0.94%) Cypress Semiconductor
10 2 (0.94%) Gemalto