The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
South East / Buckinghamshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 15 7
Rank change year-on-year +3 -8  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 251 222 385
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 16.80% 15.05% 16.23%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 48.83% 52.61% 53.47%
Number of salaries quoted 235 200 345
Median salary £43,500 £44,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.24% +11.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,400 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL Server is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Buckinghamshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 514 422 720
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 34.40% 28.61% 30.35%
Number of salaries quoted 433 353 637
Median salary £45,000 £44,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.12% +9.87%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,250 £60,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire citing SQL Server as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in Buckinghamshire

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Salary trend for SQL Server in Buckinghamshire

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server in Buckinghamshire over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Buckinghamshire

SQL Server
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes 0 144 £42,000 -1.17% 13
Aylesbury +1 42 £60,000 +20.00% 4
Marlow - 16 £34,000 - 3
Gerrards Cross - 14 £40,000 - 4
Newport Pagnell 0 9 £44,000 -1.12%
High Wycombe +15 7 £42,500 +5.59% 1
Amersham - 6 £45,000 - 1
Buckingham +5 5 £75,000 +87.50% 1
Chalfont St Giles - 4 £40,000 - 1
Olney -1 3 £45,000 -5.26%
Chesham - 1 £45,000 -
SQL Server
South East

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT jobs citing SQL Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 320 (66.95%) .NET
2 301 (62.97%) C#
3 235 (49.16%) SQL
4 203 (42.47%) ASP.NET
4 203 (42.47%) Microsoft
5 187 (39.12%) JavaScript
6 173 (36.19%) Agile Software Development
7 170 (35.56%) MVC
8 136 (28.45%) ASP.NET MVC
9 133 (27.82%) TDD
10 130 (27.20%) HTML
11 117 (24.48%) CSS
12 113 (23.64%) Windows
13 100 (20.92%) jQuery
14 98 (20.50%) AngularJS
15 86 (17.99%) IIS
16 83 (17.36%) Web Services
17 79 (16.53%) Oracle
18 78 (16.32%) ASP.NET Web API
19 72 (15.06%) Visual Studio
19 72 (15.06%) T-SQL
20 67 (14.02%) BDD
21 66 (13.81%) Greenfield Project
22 64 (13.39%) ASP.NET MVC 5
23 59 (12.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
23 59 (12.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
24 58 (12.13%) .NET Framework
25 55 (11.51%) WPF
25 55 (11.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
26 54 (11.30%) Scrum

SQL Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 86 (17.99%) IIS
2 17 (3.56%) SharePoint
3 13 (2.72%) MS Exchange
4 12 (2.51%) CMS
5 10 (2.09%) Exchange Server 2010
6 8 (1.67%) SharePoint 2013
7 7 (1.46%) JBoss
7 7 (1.46%) Tomcat
8 5 (1.05%) BizTalk Server
8 5 (1.05%) WebSphere
9 4 (0.84%) Apache
9 4 (0.84%) Umbraco
10 3 (0.63%) IBM HTTP Server
10 3 (0.63%) SharePoint Server
10 3 (0.63%) Sitecore CMS
11 2 (0.42%) DNN
11 2 (0.42%) Documentum
11 2 (0.42%) Kentico
11 2 (0.42%) Oracle Workflow
11 2 (0.42%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 23 (4.81%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (2.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 8 (1.67%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (0.84%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.63%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.21%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 11 (2.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.26%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.21%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.21%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.21%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.21%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 28 (5.86%) SaaS
2 22 (4.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (2.93%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (1.67%) Dynamics 365
5 3 (0.63%) Office 365
6 1 (0.21%) FinancialForce.com
6 1 (0.21%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 45 (9.41%) Internet
2 35 (7.32%) HTTP
3 5 (1.05%) DNS
3 5 (1.05%) Firewall
3 5 (1.05%) Intranet
4 3 (0.63%) Broadband
4 3 (0.63%) Extranet
5 2 (0.42%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (0.42%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.42%) VoIP
5 2 (0.42%) VPN
6 1 (0.21%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (0.21%) DHCP
6 1 (0.21%) LDAP
6 1 (0.21%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (12.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 59 (12.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 53 (11.09%) MongoDB
2 53 (11.09%) SQL Server 2016
3 44 (9.21%) NoSQL
4 42 (8.79%) SQL Server 2014
5 41 (8.58%) MariaDB
5 41 (8.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 34 (7.11%) Relational Database
7 33 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
8 20 (4.18%) Data Warehouse
8 20 (4.18%) MySQL
9 19 (3.97%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 17 (3.56%) SSDT
11 16 (3.35%) QlikView
12 15 (3.14%) Power BI
12 15 (3.14%) SQL Server 2012
13 14 (2.93%) SQL Server 2005
14 10 (2.09%) BusinessObjects
15 9 (1.88%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 72 (15.06%) Visual Studio
2 38 (7.95%) Subversion
3 29 (6.07%) Team Foundation Server
4 23 (4.81%) Git (software)
4 23 (4.81%) NUnit
5 13 (2.72%) ReSharper
6 12 (2.51%) MSTest
7 11 (2.30%) Moq
7 11 (2.30%) Rhino Mocks
7 11 (2.30%) TeamCity
8 8 (1.67%) JIRA
9 7 (1.46%) Octopus Deploy
10 6 (1.26%) Jenkins
10 6 (1.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 5 (1.05%) Maven
11 5 (1.05%) Talend Open Studio
12 1 (0.21%) Ant
12 1 (0.21%) JBehave
12 1 (0.21%) NetBeans
12 1 (0.21%) Selenium
General
1 52 (10.88%) Finance
2 20 (4.18%) Marketing
3 18 (3.77%) Games
3 18 (3.77%) Retail
4 17 (3.56%) Publishing
5 15 (3.14%) Automotive
6 10 (2.09%) Telecoms
7 8 (1.67%) Banking
7 8 (1.67%) Electronics
8 3 (0.63%) Advertising
8 3 (0.63%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.21%) Back Office
10 1 (0.21%) German Language
10 1 (0.21%) Legal
10 1 (0.21%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 302 (63.18%) Developer
2 186 (38.91%) .NET Developer
3 129 (26.99%) C# Developer
4 78 (16.32%) C# .NET Developer
5 69 (14.44%) Analyst
6 60 (12.55%) ASP.NET Developer
7 52 (10.88%) SQL Developer
8 44 (9.21%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 42 (8.79%) Support Analyst
10 39 (8.16%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 33 (6.90%) Software Developer
12 29 (6.07%) Internet Developer
13 27 (5.65%) SQL Server Developer
13 27 (5.65%) Web Developer
14 26 (5.44%) Senior Developer
15 25 (5.23%) IT Analyst
15 25 (5.23%) IT Support
15 25 (5.23%) Programmer
16 24 (5.02%) IT Support Analyst
17 23 (4.81%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 320 (66.95%) .NET
2 203 (42.47%) ASP.NET
3 136 (28.45%) ASP.NET MVC
4 130 (27.20%) HTML
5 117 (24.48%) CSS
6 100 (20.92%) jQuery
7 98 (20.50%) AngularJS
8 83 (17.36%) Web Services
9 78 (16.32%) ASP.NET Web API
10 64 (13.39%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 58 (12.13%) .NET Framework
12 55 (11.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 55 (11.51%) WPF
13 51 (10.67%) WCF
14 46 (9.62%) RESTful
15 41 (8.58%) KnockoutJS
16 40 (8.37%) XML
17 37 (7.74%) HTML5
18 33 (6.90%) Entity Framework
19 24 (5.02%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 66 (13.81%) Greenfield Project
2 26 (5.44%) Computer Science
3 25 (5.23%) Mobile App
4 24 (5.02%) Analytical Skills
5 17 (3.56%) Tandem
6 15 (3.14%) Client/Server
6 15 (3.14%) Enterprise Software
7 11 (2.30%) Social Media
8 8 (1.67%) Clustering
9 6 (1.26%) iPad
10 5 (1.05%) N-Tier
11 4 (0.84%) Graphic Design
11 4 (0.84%) Replication
11 4 (0.84%) User Experience
12 2 (0.42%) Data Centre
12 2 (0.42%) Embedded Systems
12 2 (0.42%) EPoS
12 2 (0.42%) Fintech
13 1 (0.21%) 3D Graphics
13 1 (0.21%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 113 (23.64%) Windows
2 44 (9.21%) Windows Server
3 31 (6.49%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (3.77%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (2.51%) Windows 7
6 10 (2.09%) Linux
7 7 (1.46%) Android
7 7 (1.46%) Apple iOS
8 3 (0.63%) Windows 10
8 3 (0.63%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.42%) AIX
9 2 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.42%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.21%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.21%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 173 (36.19%) Agile Software Development
2 170 (35.56%) MVC
3 133 (27.82%) TDD
4 67 (14.02%) BDD
5 54 (11.30%) Scrum
6 49 (10.25%) SOLID
6 49 (10.25%) Web Development
7 47 (9.83%) Business Intelligence
8 44 (9.21%) Web Application Development
9 36 (7.53%) SDLC
10 34 (7.11%) OO
11 33 (6.90%) Software Engineering
12 32 (6.69%) Continuous Integration
13 31 (6.49%) Concurrent Programming
13 31 (6.49%) Inversion of Control
14 30 (6.28%) Mentoring
15 29 (6.07%) Performance Tuning
16 27 (5.65%) Unit Testing
17 23 (4.81%) MVVM
18 22 (4.60%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 301 (62.97%) C#
2 235 (49.16%) SQL
3 187 (39.12%) JavaScript
4 72 (15.06%) T-SQL
5 47 (9.83%) C++
6 42 (8.79%) PowerShell
7 35 (7.32%) VB.NET
8 26 (5.44%) Java
9 18 (3.77%) VC++
10 11 (2.30%) VBA
11 9 (1.88%) VB
12 6 (1.26%) XPath
13 4 (0.84%) Bash Shell
13 4 (0.84%) Ruby
13 4 (0.84%) TypeScript
14 2 (0.42%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.21%) C
15 1 (0.21%) COBOL
15 1 (0.21%) PHP
15 1 (0.21%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 40 (8.37%) Degree
2 23 (4.81%) Computer Science Degree
2 23 (4.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (1.88%) MCITP
4 7 (1.46%) MCP
5 6 (1.26%) MCSE
6 3 (0.63%) MCSA
7 2 (0.42%) HND
7 2 (0.42%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.21%) CCNA
8 1 (0.21%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.21%) MCDST
8 1 (0.21%) MOS
8 1 (0.21%) OCP
8 1 (0.21%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.51%) SLA
2 9 (1.88%) QA
3 6 (1.26%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.63%) PMO
5 1 (0.21%) EFQM
System Software
1 42 (8.79%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.84%) Hyper-V
2 4 (0.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.21%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 5 (1.05%) SCCM
2 3 (0.63%) Ansible
3 1 (0.21%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (0.21%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.21%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.21%) Puppet
3 1 (0.21%) SCOM
Vendors
1 203 (42.47%) Microsoft
2 79 (16.53%) Oracle
3 12 (2.51%) Cisco
3 12 (2.51%) SAP
4 9 (1.88%) Tableau
5 7 (1.46%) Cognos
5 7 (1.46%) Telerik
6 6 (1.26%) Citrix
6 6 (1.26%) VMware
7 5 (1.05%) Informatica
7 5 (1.05%) Jaspersoft
7 5 (1.05%) Talend
8 3 (0.63%) Sitecore
9 2 (0.42%) Avaya
9 2 (0.42%) EMC
9 2 (0.42%) Facebook
9 2 (0.42%) Nintex
9 2 (0.42%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.21%) GFI Software
10 1 (0.21%) Palo Alto
Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
X4 Group
Salary: Market related
Posted: 17 hours ago
Chalfont St. Giles, Buckinghamshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
MAPP - IT, Digital, Broadcasting & Media Recruitment Specialists
Salary: £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Amersham, Buckinghamshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gerrards Cross, Buckinghamshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Buckingham, Buckinghamshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + good benefits.
Posted: 9 hours ago
Gerrards Cross, Buckinghamshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gerrards Cross, Buckinghamshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Spring Technology
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Gerrards Cross
Proactive Appointments
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Brilliant Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £34000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Imperative People
Salary: £38000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Aylesbury
greywood
Salary: £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Milton Keynes
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes
Mint
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 21 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
The Caraires Consultancy
Salary: £50,000 per annum upwards dependent on experience
Posted: 20 days ago
Marlow
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Marlow
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Milton Keynes
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Hays Talent Solutions
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits + Car
Posted: 21 days ago