Period
to 23 September 2019

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 23 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
23 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 12 7 9
Rank change year-on-year -5 +2 +3
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 257 471 544
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 11.11% 18.58% 19.11%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 39.72% 53.89% 52.51%
Number of salaries quoted 241 449 532
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,951 £29,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £62,500 £61,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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 647 874 1,036
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 27.96% 34.48% 36.39%
Number of salaries quoted 542 782 862
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £30,100 £29,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £63,750 £65,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

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 23 September 2019.

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 23 September 2019. 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 -6 184 £47,500 +5.56% 31
High Wycombe -9 21 £40,000 -11.11% 6
Gerrards Cross 0 14 £47,500 +46.15% 3
Marlow -2 13 £42,500 +6.25% 4
Newport Pagnell +1 5 £51,250 +60.16% 3
Aylesbury +7 3 £35,000 -22.22% 2
Princes Risborough +3 2 £40,000 +14.29%
Amersham -12 2 £31,250 -37.50%
Buckingham - 2 £52,500 - 1
Chalfont St Giles 0 1 £47,500 +35.71% 1
SQL Server
South East

For the 6 months to 23 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 129 (50.19%) C#
2 119 (46.30%) .NET
3 116 (45.14%) SQL
4 94 (36.58%) Microsoft
5 88 (34.24%) Agile Software Development
6 86 (33.46%) JavaScript
6 86 (33.46%) HTML
7 78 (30.35%) CSS
8 63 (24.51%) ASP.NET
9 58 (22.57%) Oracle
10 54 (21.01%) AngularJS
11 51 (19.84%) Business Intelligence
11 51 (19.84%) MVC
12 45 (17.51%) MySQL
13 44 (17.12%) Azure
14 42 (16.34%) Problem-Solving
15 41 (15.95%) jQuery
15 41 (15.95%) Software Engineering
16 40 (15.56%) Windows
17 36 (14.01%) SDLC
18 35 (13.62%) Relational Database
19 33 (12.84%) SaaS
19 33 (12.84%) Java
19 33 (12.84%) XML
19 33 (12.84%) Scrum
19 33 (12.84%) TDD
20 31 (12.06%) T-SQL
20 31 (12.06%) Power BI
20 31 (12.06%) Power Platform
21 30 (11.67%) Analytics

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 12 (4.67%) SharePoint
2 11 (4.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 10 (3.89%) Tomcat
4 9 (3.50%) JBoss
4 9 (3.50%) WebSphere
5 7 (2.72%) GlassFish
6 6 (2.33%) Moodle
7 5 (1.95%) CMS
7 5 (1.95%) IIS
8 4 (1.56%) Apache
9 3 (1.17%) Confluence
10 2 (0.78%) Apache Airflow
10 2 (0.78%) Apache Spark
10 2 (0.78%) IBM Domino
10 2 (0.78%) Jetty
10 2 (0.78%) MS Exchange
10 2 (0.78%) Umbraco
10 2 (0.78%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.39%) SAS
11 1 (0.39%) WordPress
Applications
1 22 (8.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (5.06%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (1.95%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (1.17%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.78%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.39%) Notepad++
6 1 (0.39%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (1.17%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.78%) Sage X3
3 1 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.39%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.39%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 44 (17.12%) Azure
2 33 (12.84%) SaaS
3 31 (12.06%) Power Platform
4 27 (10.51%) AWS
5 16 (6.23%) Office 365
6 15 (5.84%) PaaS
7 2 (0.78%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (0.78%) Dynamics 365
7 2 (0.78%) GCP
8 1 (0.39%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.33%) DNS
2 5 (1.95%) Firewall
2 5 (1.95%) Internet
3 4 (1.56%) DHCP
3 4 (1.56%) FTP
4 3 (1.17%) LAN
4 3 (1.17%) VLAN
4 3 (1.17%) WAN
4 3 (1.17%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (0.78%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (0.78%) SAN
5 2 (0.78%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.78%) VPN
6 1 (0.39%) Intranet
6 1 (0.39%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (17.51%) MySQL
2 35 (13.62%) Relational Database
3 31 (12.06%) Power BI
4 27 (10.51%) Data Warehouse
4 27 (10.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 24 (9.34%) PostgreSQL
5 24 (9.34%) RDBMS
6 17 (6.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 15 (5.84%) SQL Server 2012
8 14 (5.45%) SQL Server 2016
9 13 (5.06%) SQL Server 2008
10 12 (4.67%) QlikView
11 11 (4.28%) BusinessObjects
11 11 (4.28%) MongoDB
12 9 (3.50%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
12 9 (3.50%) SAP HANA
13 5 (1.95%) Azure SQL Database
13 5 (1.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 4 (1.56%) Big Data
14 4 (1.56%) SQL Server 2017
Development Applications
1 19 (7.39%) JIRA
2 18 (7.00%) Git (software)
3 15 (5.84%) Visual Studio
4 9 (3.50%) Maven
4 9 (3.50%) Selenium
5 6 (2.33%) NUnit
6 5 (1.95%) Bitbucket
6 5 (1.95%) ReSharper
7 4 (1.56%) Cucumber
7 4 (1.56%) Eclipse
7 4 (1.56%) JUnit
8 3 (1.17%) Bower
8 3 (1.17%) gulp
8 3 (1.17%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (1.17%) Visual Studio Team System
8 3 (1.17%) WebDriver
8 3 (1.17%) Yeoman
9 2 (0.78%) Octopus Deploy
9 2 (0.78%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 2 (0.78%) TeamCity
General
1 22 (8.56%) Finance
2 9 (3.50%) Retail
3 8 (3.11%) Automotive
4 5 (1.95%) Marketing
5 2 (0.78%) Banking
5 2 (0.78%) Legal
5 2 (0.78%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.39%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.39%) Law
6 1 (0.39%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 151 (58.75%) Developer
2 83 (32.30%) .NET Developer
3 50 (19.46%) C# Developer
4 47 (18.29%) C# .NET Developer
5 37 (14.40%) Senior Developer
6 33 (12.84%) Administrator
7 30 (11.67%) Software Developer
8 24 (9.34%) Analyst
8 24 (9.34%) DBA
9 22 (8.56%) Senior .NET Developer
10 18 (7.00%) SQL Developer
11 15 (5.84%) MySQL DBA
11 15 (5.84%) Senior C# Developer
12 13 (5.06%) Senior C# .NET Developer
12 13 (5.06%) SQL Server Developer
13 12 (4.67%) .NET Software Developer
13 12 (4.67%) Junior
13 12 (4.67%) Junior Developer
14 11 (4.28%) Applications Support
14 11 (4.28%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (46.30%) .NET
2 86 (33.46%) HTML
3 78 (30.35%) CSS
4 63 (24.51%) ASP.NET
5 54 (21.01%) AngularJS
6 41 (15.95%) jQuery
7 33 (12.84%) XML
8 29 (11.28%) .NET Framework
9 27 (10.51%) ASP.NET MVC
10 23 (8.95%) JSON
11 22 (8.56%) .NET Core
11 22 (8.56%) Spring
12 21 (8.17%) ASP.NET Web API
13 19 (7.39%) Hibernate
13 19 (7.39%) Web Services
14 18 (7.00%) RESTful
14 18 (7.00%) SOAP
15 16 (6.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 15 (5.84%) Ajax
17 12 (4.67%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 23 (8.95%) Self-Motivation
2 20 (7.78%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (5.84%) Replication
4 7 (2.72%) User Experience
5 6 (2.33%) VLE
6 5 (1.95%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.56%) Data Centre
7 4 (1.56%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.56%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.17%) Algorithms
8 3 (1.17%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.17%) RIA
9 2 (0.78%) Clustering
9 2 (0.78%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.78%) RSA SecurID
9 2 (0.78%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.39%) EPoS
10 1 (0.39%) Greenfield Project
10 1 (0.39%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 40 (15.56%) Windows
2 23 (8.95%) Linux
3 12 (4.67%) Windows Server
4 3 (1.17%) Unix
4 3 (1.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (34.24%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (19.84%) Business Intelligence
2 51 (19.84%) MVC
3 42 (16.34%) Problem-Solving
4 41 (15.95%) Software Engineering
5 36 (14.01%) SDLC
6 33 (12.84%) Scrum
6 33 (12.84%) TDD
7 30 (11.67%) Analytics
7 30 (11.67%) Data Modelling
8 23 (8.95%) Open Source
9 20 (7.78%) Test Automation
10 19 (7.39%) OO
11 18 (7.00%) Web Development
12 17 (6.61%) Project Management
13 16 (6.23%) Microservices
13 16 (6.23%) User Stories
14 15 (5.84%) Data Security
14 15 (5.84%) OOP
15 14 (5.45%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 129 (50.19%) C#
2 116 (45.14%) SQL
3 86 (33.46%) JavaScript
4 33 (12.84%) Java
5 31 (12.06%) T-SQL
6 17 (6.61%) PHP
7 14 (5.45%) VB.NET
8 10 (3.89%) C++
9 9 (3.50%) PowerShell
9 9 (3.50%) TypeScript
10 8 (3.11%) Python
11 5 (1.95%) Java 8
12 3 (1.17%) VBA
13 2 (0.78%) Bash Shell
13 2 (0.78%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 2 (0.78%) R
13 2 (0.78%) VB
14 1 (0.39%) C
14 1 (0.39%) VBScript
14 1 (0.39%) VC++
Qualifications
1 22 (8.56%) Degree
2 7 (2.72%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (1.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (1.17%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.78%) CCNA
5 2 (0.78%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (0.78%) HND
5 2 (0.78%) ISEB
5 2 (0.78%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.78%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 2 (0.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (0.78%) MCSA
5 2 (0.78%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.78%) VCP6
5 2 (0.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.39%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (0.39%) HNC
6 1 (0.39%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.28%) QA
2 4 (1.56%) Data Quality
2 4 (1.56%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (6.61%) Docker
2 12 (4.67%) Active Directory
3 6 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.17%) Citrix Hypervisor
4 3 (1.17%) XenApp
5 2 (0.78%) HDFS
5 2 (0.78%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (1.56%) Zipkin
2 2 (0.78%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 94 (36.58%) Microsoft
2 58 (22.57%) Oracle
3 15 (5.84%) SAP
3 15 (5.84%) Tableau
4 10 (3.89%) OutSystems
5 9 (3.50%) Xamarin
6 6 (2.33%) VMware
7 4 (1.56%) Cisco
7 4 (1.56%) ServiceNow
8 3 (1.17%) Cognos
8 3 (1.17%) Remedy
8 3 (1.17%) Sage
9 2 (0.78%) Google
9 2 (0.78%) IBM
9 2 (0.78%) Talend
10 1 (0.39%) Adobe
10 1 (0.39%) NEC
10 1 (0.39%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.39%) Teradata