Period
to 18 November 2017

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 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 11 6
Rank change year-on-year +2 -5 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 577 534 853
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 20.13% 17.03% 19.15%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 55.06% 53.83% 57.60%
Number of salaries quoted 566 505 869
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £27,750
90th Percentile £58,750 £58,450 £55,000
South East median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Buckinghamshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 1048 992 1481
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 36.55% 31.63% 33.24%
Number of salaries quoted 890 853 1263
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £57,900 £57,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65% +3.61%

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

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 6 months to 18 November 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 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +5 345 £43,500 +2.35% 16
Aylesbury +7 66 £45,000 -10.00% 5
Gerrards Cross +2 38 £42,500 +21.43%
High Wycombe +14 31 £41,000 +36.67% 5
Marlow -8 17 £42,500 -22.73%
Chalfont St Giles - 14 £40,000 -
Newport Pagnell -5 10 £42,000 +5.00%
Buckingham 0 9 £77,500 +55.00%
Chesham - 8 £42,500 -
Beaconsfield +6 7 £55,000 -15.38%
Amersham -9 6 £45,000 +12.50%
Olney -1 4 £45,000 -
Bletchley - 2 £20,000 -
SQL Server
South East

For the 6 months to 18 November 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.

1 426 (73.83%) .NET
2 394 (68.28%) C#
3 279 (48.35%) SQL
4 268 (46.45%) Agile Software Development
5 267 (46.27%) Microsoft
6 258 (44.71%) MVC
7 253 (43.85%) ASP.NET
8 213 (36.92%) JavaScript
9 180 (31.20%) TDD
10 179 (31.02%) ASP.NET MVC
11 166 (28.77%) CSS
12 164 (28.42%) HTML
13 162 (28.08%) AngularJS
14 152 (26.34%) Windows
14 152 (26.34%) jQuery
15 115 (19.93%) Scrum
16 110 (19.06%) Oracle
17 102 (17.68%) Visual Studio
18 101 (17.50%) ASP.NET Web API
19 98 (16.98%) SQL Server 2016
19 98 (16.98%) ASP.NET MVC 5
20 97 (16.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
21 96 (16.64%) RESTful
22 95 (16.46%) Web Services
23 94 (16.29%) WCF
23 94 (16.29%) .NET Framework
24 89 (15.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
24 89 (15.42%) HTML5
24 89 (15.42%) BDD
25 76 (13.17%) T-SQL

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 59 (10.23%) IIS
2 27 (4.68%) MS Exchange
3 25 (4.33%) DNN
3 25 (4.33%) SharePoint
4 21 (3.64%) Documentum
5 14 (2.43%) SharePoint Server
6 10 (1.73%) JBoss
7 9 (1.56%) Tomcat
8 7 (1.21%) BizTalk Server
9 6 (1.04%) Elasticsearch
9 6 (1.04%) SharePoint 2010
10 5 (0.87%) Apache
10 5 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2010
10 5 (0.87%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.35%) CMS
11 2 (0.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 1 (0.17%) IBM HTTP Server
12 1 (0.17%) Oracle Workflow
12 1 (0.17%) Orchard CMS
12 1 (0.17%) WildFly
Applications
1 18 (3.12%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (1.39%) MS Visio
3 7 (1.21%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (0.69%) Chatbot
4 4 (0.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.17%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 14 (2.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.04%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.35%) BusinessWorks
3 2 (0.35%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.17%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 70 (12.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (2.60%) SaaS
3 11 (1.91%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (1.73%) Azure Data Factory
5 9 (1.56%) Dynamics 365
6 5 (0.87%) Office 365
7 4 (0.69%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (0.35%) IaaS
8 2 (0.35%) Oracle Service Cloud
9 1 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.17%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.17%) G Suite
9 1 (0.17%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 48 (8.32%) Internet
2 29 (5.03%) HTTP
3 23 (3.99%) Firewall
4 21 (3.64%) SAN
5 16 (2.77%) Extranet
5 16 (2.77%) Intranet
6 12 (2.08%) VoIP
7 11 (1.91%) VLAN
8 10 (1.73%) HTTPS
9 9 (1.56%) LAN
9 9 (1.56%) WAN
10 8 (1.39%) Cisco IOS
11 6 (1.04%) Broadband
12 5 (0.87%) DNS
13 2 (0.35%) Remote Desktop
13 2 (0.35%) TCP/IP
14 1 (0.17%) DHCP
14 1 (0.17%) Network Security
14 1 (0.17%) VPN
14 1 (0.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 98 (16.98%) SQL Server 2016
2 89 (15.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 62 (10.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 47 (8.15%) MongoDB
5 43 (7.45%) Relational Database
6 40 (6.93%) MariaDB
6 40 (6.93%) NoSQL
7 32 (5.55%) SQL Server 2014
8 26 (4.51%) MySQL
8 26 (4.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 25 (4.33%) SQL Server 2012
10 24 (4.16%) Data Warehouse
11 22 (3.81%) SQL Server 2008
12 16 (2.77%) RDBMS
13 13 (2.25%) Azure SQL Database
14 12 (2.08%) QlikView
15 11 (1.91%) BusinessObjects
15 11 (1.91%) Power BI
16 10 (1.73%) Oracle Database
17 9 (1.56%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 102 (17.68%) Visual Studio
2 73 (12.65%) Team Foundation Server
3 45 (7.80%) Git (software)
4 34 (5.89%) Subversion
5 33 (5.72%) TeamCity
6 28 (4.85%) Octopus Deploy
7 18 (3.12%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 15 (2.60%) ReSharper
9 12 (2.08%) NUnit
10 10 (1.73%) MSTest
11 7 (1.21%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 5 (0.87%) Jenkins
13 4 (0.69%) JIRA
13 4 (0.69%) Maven
13 4 (0.69%) Visual Studio Team System
14 2 (0.35%) Ant
14 2 (0.35%) Bitbucket
14 2 (0.35%) Mercurial
14 2 (0.35%) Moq
14 2 (0.35%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 69 (11.96%) Finance
2 35 (6.07%) Telecoms
3 32 (5.55%) Publishing
4 31 (5.37%) Retail
5 26 (4.51%) Games
6 21 (3.64%) Automotive
7 18 (3.12%) Marketing
8 14 (2.43%) Legal
9 6 (1.04%) Advertising
10 4 (0.69%) Banking
11 3 (0.52%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.17%) Back Office
12 1 (0.17%) Electronics
12 1 (0.17%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.17%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 386 (66.90%) Developer
2 258 (44.71%) .NET Developer
3 167 (28.94%) C# Developer
4 101 (17.50%) C# .NET Developer
5 64 (11.09%) Analyst
6 63 (10.92%) ASP.NET Developer
6 63 (10.92%) Senior Developer
7 60 (10.40%) SQL Developer
8 57 (9.88%) Software Developer
9 54 (9.36%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 43 (7.45%) Senior .NET Developer
11 40 (6.93%) C# Software Developer
11 40 (6.93%) Support Analyst
12 36 (6.24%) JavaScript Developer
13 35 (6.07%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 30 (5.20%) Angular Developer
14 30 (5.20%) Applications Support
15 28 (4.85%) .NET Software Developer
15 28 (4.85%) Senior C# Developer
16 27 (4.68%) Internet Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 426 (73.83%) .NET
2 253 (43.85%) ASP.NET
3 179 (31.02%) ASP.NET MVC
4 166 (28.77%) CSS
5 164 (28.42%) HTML
6 162 (28.08%) AngularJS
7 152 (26.34%) jQuery
8 101 (17.50%) ASP.NET Web API
9 98 (16.98%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 97 (16.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 96 (16.64%) RESTful
12 95 (16.46%) Web Services
13 94 (16.29%) .NET Framework
13 94 (16.29%) WCF
14 89 (15.42%) HTML5
15 72 (12.48%) XML
16 70 (12.13%) WPF
17 67 (11.61%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 65 (11.27%) CSS3
18 65 (11.27%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 75 (13.00%) Greenfield Project
2 47 (8.15%) Analytical Skills
3 37 (6.41%) Mobile App
4 31 (5.37%) Enterprise Software
5 22 (3.81%) Tandem
6 17 (2.95%) Computer Science
7 12 (2.08%) Client/Server
8 11 (1.91%) iPad
9 8 (1.39%) EPoS
10 7 (1.21%) Virtual Team
11 6 (1.04%) N-Tier
12 4 (0.69%) Algorithms
12 4 (0.69%) Management Information System
12 4 (0.69%) Social Media
13 3 (0.52%) Replication
13 3 (0.52%) RIA
14 2 (0.35%) Blog
14 2 (0.35%) DataPower
14 2 (0.35%) Embedded Systems
14 2 (0.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 152 (26.34%) Windows
2 54 (9.36%) Windows Server
3 38 (6.59%) Windows Server 2008
4 29 (5.03%) Windows 7
5 28 (4.85%) Apple iOS
6 26 (4.51%) Windows Server 2012
7 24 (4.16%) Windows 10
8 23 (3.99%) Android
9 20 (3.47%) Mac OS X
9 20 (3.47%) Windows 8
10 17 (2.95%) Linux
11 3 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (0.35%) Debian
12 2 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.17%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 268 (46.45%) Agile Software Development
2 258 (44.71%) MVC
3 180 (31.20%) TDD
4 115 (19.93%) Scrum
5 89 (15.42%) BDD
6 64 (11.09%) Dependency Injection
7 63 (10.92%) SDLC
7 63 (10.92%) Web Application Development
8 55 (9.53%) SOLID
9 54 (9.36%) Continuous Integration
10 51 (8.84%) Business Intelligence
11 46 (7.97%) Web Development
12 44 (7.63%) OO
13 42 (7.28%) Unit Testing
14 40 (6.93%) Mathematics
15 37 (6.41%) MVVM
16 34 (5.89%) Inversion of Control
17 33 (5.72%) Software Engineering
18 31 (5.37%) Mobile Application Development
19 29 (5.03%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 394 (68.28%) C#
2 279 (48.35%) SQL
3 213 (36.92%) JavaScript
4 76 (13.17%) T-SQL
5 61 (10.57%) VB.NET
6 36 (6.24%) C++
6 36 (6.24%) Java
7 30 (5.20%) PowerShell
8 17 (2.95%) TypeScript
9 16 (2.77%) Ruby
9 16 (2.77%) VB
10 7 (1.21%) VC++
11 5 (0.87%) C
11 5 (0.87%) F#
12 4 (0.69%) PL/SQL
13 3 (0.52%) VBA
14 2 (0.35%) VBScript
15 1 (0.17%) Bash Shell
15 1 (0.17%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.17%) XPath
Qualifications
1 26 (4.51%) Degree
2 24 (4.16%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (2.08%) Computer Science Degree
4 11 (1.91%) CCNA
4 11 (1.91%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (1.91%) MCSA
4 11 (1.91%) MCSE
5 8 (1.39%) MCP
6 5 (0.87%) MCTS
7 2 (0.35%) CCA
7 2 (0.35%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (0.35%) ISEB
7 2 (0.35%) VCP6
7 2 (0.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.17%) MCDST
8 1 (0.17%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (2.43%) SLA
2 13 (2.25%) QA
3 5 (0.87%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.35%) PMO
System Software
1 31 (5.37%) Docker
2 23 (3.99%) Active Directory
3 16 (2.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.17%) DFS Replication
4 1 (0.17%) Firmware
4 1 (0.17%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.17%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.17%) vSphere
4 1 (0.17%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 23 (3.99%) SCCM
2 8 (1.39%) Ansible
3 6 (1.04%) WSUS
4 5 (0.87%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 5 (0.87%) Kibana
5 2 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.35%) Puppet
6 1 (0.17%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (0.17%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 267 (46.27%) Microsoft
2 110 (19.06%) Oracle
3 30 (5.20%) Telerik
4 28 (4.85%) VMware
5 23 (3.99%) Citrix
6 22 (3.81%) EMC
7 15 (2.60%) Cisco
8 14 (2.43%) Tableau
9 12 (2.08%) Extreme Networks
9 12 (2.08%) Palo Alto
10 11 (1.91%) Avaya
10 11 (1.91%) IBM
11 7 (1.21%) Cognos
11 7 (1.21%) Informatica
12 6 (1.04%) Facebook
12 6 (1.04%) Nintex
12 6 (1.04%) SAP
13 3 (0.52%) Capita
13 3 (0.52%) IFS
13 3 (0.52%) Teradata