Period
to 18 October 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 October 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 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 12 5
Rank change year-on-year +3 -7 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 540 506 855
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 19.19% 16.38% 19.10%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 52.33% 52.65% 58.04%
Number of salaries quoted 526 478 867
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.18% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £28,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £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 1032 961 1473
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 36.67% 31.11% 32.91%
Number of salaries quoted 867 821 1269
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £28,550 £27,500 £27,950
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £58,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +2.41%

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 October 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 October 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 +3 312 £42,500 +6.25% 24
Aylesbury +2 70 £45,000 -10.00% 5
Gerrards Cross +2 36 £42,500 +21.43% 3
High Wycombe +15 22 £41,750 +39.17% 4
Marlow -5 20 £34,000 -38.18%
Chalfont St Giles - 14 £40,000 -
Buckingham -1 9 £77,500 +55.00%
Newport Pagnell -1 9 £44,000 +10.00%
Chesham - 8 £42,500 -
Beaconsfield +8 7 £55,000 -15.38%
Amersham -6 7 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Olney -1 5 £45,000 +5.88%
Bletchley - 2 £20,000 -
SQL Server
South East

For the 6 months to 18 October 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.

1 413 (76.48%) .NET
2 378 (70.00%) C#
3 276 (51.11%) SQL
4 261 (48.33%) Microsoft
5 239 (44.26%) Agile Software Development
6 236 (43.70%) ASP.NET
7 226 (41.85%) MVC
8 197 (36.48%) JavaScript
9 165 (30.56%) TDD
10 164 (30.37%) ASP.NET MVC
11 151 (27.96%) Windows
12 148 (27.41%) HTML
13 147 (27.22%) CSS
14 134 (24.81%) jQuery
15 130 (24.07%) AngularJS
16 113 (20.93%) Oracle
17 102 (18.89%) Scrum
18 99 (18.33%) Web Services
19 92 (17.04%) Visual Studio
20 87 (16.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
21 85 (15.74%) ASP.NET MVC 5
21 85 (15.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
22 83 (15.37%) SQL Server 2016
23 81 (15.00%) WCF
24 78 (14.44%) RESTful
25 77 (14.26%) .NET Framework
25 77 (14.26%) ASP.NET Web API
26 76 (14.07%) IIS
27 74 (13.70%) HTML5
27 74 (13.70%) BDD

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 76 (14.07%) IIS
2 26 (4.81%) MS Exchange
3 25 (4.63%) SharePoint
4 21 (3.89%) DNN
4 21 (3.89%) Documentum
5 14 (2.59%) SharePoint Server
6 10 (1.85%) JBoss
6 10 (1.85%) Tomcat
7 8 (1.48%) BizTalk Server
7 8 (1.48%) Exchange Server 2010
8 6 (1.11%) Apache
8 6 (1.11%) SharePoint 2010
8 6 (1.11%) WebSphere
9 5 (0.93%) CMS
9 5 (0.93%) Elasticsearch
10 3 (0.56%) Umbraco
11 2 (0.37%) IBM HTTP Server
11 2 (0.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 2 (0.37%) Oracle Workflow
12 1 (0.19%) Orchard CMS
Applications
1 17 (3.15%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (1.48%) MS Visio
3 7 (1.30%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (0.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.56%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 19 (3.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.48%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.37%) BusinessWorks
3 2 (0.37%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.19%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 51 (9.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (2.96%) SaaS
3 12 (2.22%) Dynamics 365
4 9 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (1.67%) Azure Data Factory
5 2 (0.37%) IaaS
5 2 (0.37%) Office 365
5 2 (0.37%) Oracle Service Cloud
6 1 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.19%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.19%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 45 (8.33%) HTTP
2 40 (7.41%) Internet
3 17 (3.15%) Firewall
4 16 (2.96%) SAN
5 13 (2.41%) Extranet
5 13 (2.41%) Intranet
6 12 (2.22%) VoIP
7 10 (1.85%) HTTPS
8 8 (1.48%) Cisco IOS
9 7 (1.30%) Broadband
9 7 (1.30%) LAN
9 7 (1.30%) WAN
10 6 (1.11%) VLAN
11 4 (0.74%) DNS
12 1 (0.19%) LDAP
12 1 (0.19%) Network Security
12 1 (0.19%) Remote Desktop
12 1 (0.19%) TCP/IP
12 1 (0.19%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (15.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 83 (15.37%) SQL Server 2016
3 65 (12.04%) MongoDB
4 57 (10.56%) MariaDB
5 54 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 50 (9.26%) NoSQL
7 40 (7.41%) Relational Database
8 34 (6.30%) SQL Server 2014
9 28 (5.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 25 (4.63%) MySQL
11 24 (4.44%) SQL Server 2008
11 24 (4.44%) SQL Server 2012
12 16 (2.96%) RDBMS
13 13 (2.41%) Data Warehouse
14 12 (2.22%) Azure SQL Database
14 12 (2.22%) Power BI
15 10 (1.85%) Crystal Reports
15 10 (1.85%) Oracle Database
16 9 (1.67%) SQL Server 2005
16 9 (1.67%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 92 (17.04%) Visual Studio
2 65 (12.04%) Team Foundation Server
3 51 (9.44%) Subversion
4 33 (6.11%) Git (software)
5 29 (5.37%) TeamCity
6 23 (4.26%) Octopus Deploy
7 15 (2.78%) NUnit
8 14 (2.59%) ReSharper
8 14 (2.59%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 12 (2.22%) MSTest
10 7 (1.30%) JIRA
10 7 (1.30%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 6 (1.11%) Jenkins
12 4 (0.74%) Maven
12 4 (0.74%) Moq
12 4 (0.74%) Rhino Mocks
13 2 (0.37%) Mercurial
14 1 (0.19%) Cucumber
14 1 (0.19%) MSBuild
14 1 (0.19%) SpecFlow
General
1 56 (10.37%) Finance
2 37 (6.85%) Telecoms
3 34 (6.30%) Publishing
4 30 (5.56%) Retail
5 24 (4.44%) Automotive
6 21 (3.89%) Marketing
7 20 (3.70%) Games
8 13 (2.41%) Legal
9 5 (0.93%) Advertising
9 5 (0.93%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.74%) Banking
10 4 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (0.56%) Electronics
12 1 (0.19%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 347 (64.26%) Developer
2 243 (45.00%) .NET Developer
3 149 (27.59%) C# Developer
4 97 (17.96%) C# .NET Developer
5 68 (12.59%) Analyst
6 59 (10.93%) ASP.NET Developer
7 48 (8.89%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 48 (8.89%) Senior Developer
8 46 (8.52%) Support Analyst
9 45 (8.33%) Software Developer
10 44 (8.15%) SQL Developer
11 36 (6.67%) Senior .NET Developer
12 30 (5.56%) C# Software Developer
13 29 (5.37%) Applications Support
14 25 (4.63%) .NET Software Developer
14 25 (4.63%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 25 (4.63%) Internet Developer
15 24 (4.44%) 3rd Line Support
15 24 (4.44%) Consultant
16 23 (4.26%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 413 (76.48%) .NET
2 236 (43.70%) ASP.NET
3 164 (30.37%) ASP.NET MVC
4 148 (27.41%) HTML
5 147 (27.22%) CSS
6 134 (24.81%) jQuery
7 130 (24.07%) AngularJS
8 99 (18.33%) Web Services
9 87 (16.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 85 (15.74%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 81 (15.00%) WCF
12 78 (14.44%) RESTful
13 77 (14.26%) .NET Framework
13 77 (14.26%) ASP.NET Web API
14 74 (13.70%) HTML5
15 72 (13.33%) WPF
16 68 (12.59%) XML
17 66 (12.22%) KnockoutJS
18 58 (10.74%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 52 (9.63%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 74 (13.70%) Greenfield Project
2 44 (8.15%) Analytical Skills
3 33 (6.11%) Mobile App
4 30 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
5 25 (4.63%) Tandem
6 21 (3.89%) Computer Science
7 14 (2.59%) Client/Server
8 11 (2.04%) iPad
9 7 (1.30%) N-Tier
10 6 (1.11%) Social Media
11 4 (0.74%) Management Information System
12 3 (0.56%) Algorithms
12 3 (0.56%) Replication
12 3 (0.56%) RIA
12 3 (0.56%) User Experience
13 2 (0.37%) Blog
13 2 (0.37%) DataPower
13 2 (0.37%) Embedded Systems
13 2 (0.37%) Virtual Team
14 1 (0.19%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 151 (27.96%) Windows
2 50 (9.26%) Windows Server
3 36 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 26 (4.81%) Windows 7
5 23 (4.26%) Apple iOS
6 22 (4.07%) Windows Server 2012
7 19 (3.52%) Android
8 18 (3.33%) Linux
8 18 (3.33%) Windows 10
9 17 (3.15%) Windows 8
10 15 (2.78%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.37%) Debian
11 2 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.37%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.19%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 239 (44.26%) Agile Software Development
2 226 (41.85%) MVC
3 165 (30.56%) TDD
4 102 (18.89%) Scrum
5 74 (13.70%) BDD
6 62 (11.48%) Dependency Injection
7 55 (10.19%) Web Application Development
8 52 (9.63%) SDLC
9 50 (9.26%) Continuous Integration
10 48 (8.89%) SOLID
11 46 (8.52%) Web Development
12 40 (7.41%) MVVM
12 40 (7.41%) Unit Testing
13 39 (7.22%) Inversion of Control
13 39 (7.22%) OO
14 37 (6.85%) Business Intelligence
14 37 (6.85%) Mathematics
15 32 (5.93%) Software Engineering
15 32 (5.93%) Workflow
16 31 (5.74%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 378 (70.00%) C#
2 276 (51.11%) SQL
3 197 (36.48%) JavaScript
4 64 (11.85%) T-SQL
5 60 (11.11%) VB.NET
6 55 (10.19%) C++
7 37 (6.85%) Java
8 30 (5.56%) PowerShell
9 15 (2.78%) VB
10 13 (2.41%) TypeScript
11 12 (2.22%) VC++
12 11 (2.04%) Ruby
13 5 (0.93%) F#
13 5 (0.93%) VBA
14 4 (0.74%) PL/SQL
15 2 (0.37%) Bash Shell
15 2 (0.37%) C
15 2 (0.37%) VBScript
16 1 (0.19%) COBOL
16 1 (0.19%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 27 (5.00%) Degree
2 20 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (2.59%) Computer Science Degree
4 9 (1.67%) MCSA
4 9 (1.67%) MCSE
5 7 (1.30%) CCNA
5 7 (1.30%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (1.11%) MCP
7 3 (0.56%) MCTS
8 1 (0.19%) ISEB
8 1 (0.19%) MCDST
8 1 (0.19%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (3.15%) SLA
2 8 (1.48%) QA
3 4 (0.74%) PMO
4 3 (0.56%) Data Quality
System Software
1 24 (4.44%) Active Directory
2 23 (4.26%) Docker
3 15 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.19%) Firmware
4 1 (0.19%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.19%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.19%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 19 (3.52%) SCCM
2 8 (1.48%) Ansible
3 5 (0.93%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 5 (0.93%) Kibana
3 5 (0.93%) WSUS
4 2 (0.37%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.37%) Puppet
5 1 (0.19%) SCOM
Vendors
1 261 (48.33%) Microsoft
2 113 (20.93%) Oracle
3 23 (4.26%) Telerik
4 22 (4.07%) EMC
5 21 (3.89%) VMware
6 19 (3.52%) Citrix
7 18 (3.33%) Cisco
8 12 (2.22%) Avaya
9 11 (2.04%) Extreme Networks
9 11 (2.04%) Palo Alto
10 10 (1.85%) IBM
11 8 (1.48%) SAP
12 6 (1.11%) Nintex
13 5 (0.93%) Facebook
13 5 (0.93%) Tableau
14 3 (0.56%) IFS
15 2 (0.37%) DevExpress
15 2 (0.37%) Genesys
15 2 (0.37%) Teradata
15 2 (0.37%) TIBCO