Period
to 21 May 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 21 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
21 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 10 10 12
Rank change year-on-year 0 +2 -3
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 305 486 433
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 13.83% 17.08% 15.98%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 43.70% 53.94% 54.33%
Number of salaries quoted 298 458 435
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -9.09%
10th Percentile £29,400 £31,250 £29,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £61,000 £54,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £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 698 901 797
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 31.66% 31.66% 29.42%
Number of salaries quoted 584 795 685
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.10% +9.64% -2.35%
10th Percentile £27,825 £30,000 £25,300
90th Percentile £61,250 £62,500 £60,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £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 21 May 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 21 May 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 -2 205 £45,000 - 20
Gerrards Cross 0 22 £45,000 +20.00% 1
High Wycombe -6 20 £33,500 -29.47% 6
Beaconsfield -3 13 £50,000 +42.86%
Amersham - 9 £32,500 - 2
Aylesbury +8 6 £45,000 -7.69% 3
Princes Risborough - 6 £37,500 -
Newport Pagnell -2 4 £47,500 +5.56% 1
Buckingham -6 1 £52,500 +16.67% 1
Marlow -10 1 - -
SQL Server
South East

For the 6 months to 21 May 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.

1 194 (63.61%) C#
1 194 (63.61%) .NET
2 140 (45.90%) SQL
3 123 (40.33%) MVC
4 118 (38.69%) Agile Software Development
5 114 (37.38%) Microsoft
6 96 (31.48%) ASP.NET
7 90 (29.51%) HTML
8 87 (28.52%) CSS
9 83 (27.21%) JavaScript
10 64 (20.98%) AngularJS
11 61 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
11 61 (20.00%) XML
12 60 (19.67%) ASP.NET MVC
12 60 (19.67%) jQuery
13 59 (19.34%) .NET Framework
14 57 (18.69%) Windows
15 53 (17.38%) Amazon AWS
16 51 (16.72%) Visual Studio
17 49 (16.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 48 (15.74%) Scrum
18 48 (15.74%) Web Services
19 47 (15.41%) .NET Core
20 44 (14.43%) ASP.NET Web API
21 42 (13.77%) TDD
22 39 (12.79%) WCF
23 37 (12.13%) T-SQL
24 35 (11.48%) JSON
25 34 (11.15%) Git (software)
26 33 (10.82%) Business Intelligence

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 18 (5.90%) CMS
2 14 (4.59%) IIS
3 11 (3.61%) Umbraco
4 6 (1.97%) JBoss
4 6 (1.97%) Tomcat
5 4 (1.31%) SharePoint
5 4 (1.31%) WebSphere
6 3 (0.98%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (0.98%) Kentico
7 2 (0.66%) Apache
7 2 (0.66%) Documentum
7 2 (0.66%) IBM HTTP Server
7 2 (0.66%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.66%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.66%) WildFly
8 1 (0.33%) Confluence
8 1 (0.33%) MS Project Server
8 1 (0.33%) Mule
8 1 (0.33%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 24 (7.87%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (4.59%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.66%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.33%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.33%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.33%) Revit
4 1 (0.33%) SPSS
4 1 (0.33%) Stata
Business Applications
1 3 (0.98%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.33%) GoldMine
Cloud Services
1 61 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 53 (17.38%) Amazon AWS
3 22 (7.21%) Office 365
4 19 (6.23%) SaaS
5 13 (4.26%) Power Platform
6 7 (2.30%) Google Cloud Platform
7 5 (1.64%) PaaS
8 3 (0.98%) Azure Data Factory
9 2 (0.66%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (0.66%) Dynamics 365
10 1 (0.33%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.33%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 18 (5.90%) Firewall
2 17 (5.57%) DNS
3 12 (3.93%) DHCP
4 9 (2.95%) VPN
5 8 (2.62%) FTP
6 7 (2.30%) LAN
6 7 (2.30%) TCP/IP
6 7 (2.30%) WAN
7 4 (1.31%) SSL
7 4 (1.31%) VLAN
7 4 (1.31%) VoIP
8 3 (0.98%) Extranet
8 3 (0.98%) Internet
8 3 (0.98%) IPsec
8 3 (0.98%) MPLS
8 3 (0.98%) PPTP
8 3 (0.98%) SAN
8 3 (0.98%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (0.66%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (0.33%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (16.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 29 (9.51%) SQL Server 2008
3 26 (8.52%) SQL Server 2012
4 25 (8.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 24 (7.87%) MySQL
6 16 (5.25%) MongoDB
7 15 (4.92%) Data Warehouse
8 14 (4.59%) PostgreSQL
9 13 (4.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 13 (4.26%) Power BI
9 13 (4.26%) SQL Server 2016
10 9 (2.95%) BusinessObjects
10 9 (2.95%) QlikView
11 8 (2.62%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
11 8 (2.62%) Relational Database
11 8 (2.62%) SAP HANA
11 8 (2.62%) SQL Server 2014
12 7 (2.30%) OLAP
13 5 (1.64%) Azure SQL Database
14 4 (1.31%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 51 (16.72%) Visual Studio
2 34 (11.15%) Git (software)
3 25 (8.20%) NUnit
4 18 (5.90%) MSTest
5 16 (5.25%) Jenkins
6 13 (4.26%) ReSharper
7 12 (3.93%) Bitbucket
8 11 (3.61%) JIRA
9 10 (3.28%) TeamCity
10 8 (2.62%) Octopus Deploy
11 3 (0.98%) Team Foundation Server
12 2 (0.66%) Subversion
13 1 (0.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 1 (0.33%) IntelliJ
13 1 (0.33%) Jasmine
13 1 (0.33%) Maven
13 1 (0.33%) MSBuild
13 1 (0.33%) Selenium
13 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 1 (0.33%) TestComplete
General
1 19 (6.23%) Finance
2 16 (5.25%) Retail
3 5 (1.64%) Automotive
4 3 (0.98%) Games
4 3 (0.98%) Marketing
5 1 (0.33%) Advertising
5 1 (0.33%) Law
5 1 (0.33%) Legal
5 1 (0.33%) Publishing
5 1 (0.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 191 (62.62%) Developer
2 115 (37.70%) .NET Developer
3 108 (35.41%) C# Developer
4 68 (22.30%) C# .NET Developer
5 50 (16.39%) Senior Developer
6 48 (15.74%) Software Developer
7 43 (14.10%) Analyst
8 36 (11.80%) Senior .NET Developer
9 34 (11.15%) ASP.NET Developer
9 34 (11.15%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 34 (11.15%) Senior C# Developer
10 29 (9.51%) C# Software Developer
11 27 (8.85%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 25 (8.20%) Senior C# .NET Developer
12 25 (8.20%) Support Analyst
13 20 (6.56%) Applications Support
13 20 (6.56%) Support Engineer
14 19 (6.23%) SQL Developer
15 15 (4.92%) Angular Developer
16 12 (3.93%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 194 (63.61%) .NET
2 96 (31.48%) ASP.NET
3 90 (29.51%) HTML
4 87 (28.52%) CSS
5 64 (20.98%) AngularJS
6 61 (20.00%) XML
7 60 (19.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 60 (19.67%) jQuery
8 59 (19.34%) .NET Framework
9 48 (15.74%) Web Services
10 47 (15.41%) .NET Core
11 44 (14.43%) ASP.NET Web API
12 39 (12.79%) WCF
13 35 (11.48%) JSON
14 32 (10.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 30 (9.84%) WPF
16 28 (9.18%) RESTful
17 23 (7.54%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 21 (6.89%) SOAP
19 20 (6.56%) React
Miscellaneous
1 16 (5.25%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (3.93%) User Experience
3 7 (2.30%) EPoS
3 7 (2.30%) Management Information System
4 6 (1.97%) Mobile App
4 6 (1.97%) RSA SecurID
5 5 (1.64%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (1.31%) Client/Server
7 3 (0.98%) Data Centre
8 2 (0.66%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.66%) Fintech
8 2 (0.66%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (0.66%) Life Science
8 2 (0.66%) N-Tier
8 2 (0.66%) Social Media
9 1 (0.33%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.33%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.33%) Media Streaming
9 1 (0.33%) Music Streaming
9 1 (0.33%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 57 (18.69%) Windows
2 30 (9.84%) Windows Server
3 14 (4.59%) Linux
4 10 (3.28%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (2.30%) Unix
6 3 (0.98%) Android
6 3 (0.98%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.98%) Windows Phone
6 3 (0.98%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.33%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.33%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (40.33%) MVC
2 118 (38.69%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (15.74%) Scrum
4 42 (13.77%) TDD
5 33 (10.82%) Business Intelligence
6 32 (10.49%) Project Management
7 28 (9.18%) Analytics
7 28 (9.18%) Problem-Solving
8 25 (8.20%) Software Engineering
8 25 (8.20%) Test Automation
8 25 (8.20%) Unit Testing
9 23 (7.54%) SOLID
10 22 (7.21%) System Testing
10 22 (7.21%) Web Development
11 21 (6.89%) SDLC
12 19 (6.23%) User Stories
13 18 (5.90%) Sprint Planning
13 18 (5.90%) Sprint Retrospective
13 18 (5.90%) Sprint Review
13 18 (5.90%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 194 (63.61%) C#
2 140 (45.90%) SQL
3 83 (27.21%) JavaScript
4 37 (12.13%) T-SQL
5 19 (6.23%) TypeScript
6 16 (5.25%) VB.NET
6 16 (5.25%) VC++
7 12 (3.93%) Java
8 9 (2.95%) C++
8 9 (2.95%) Python
9 8 (2.62%) PHP
9 8 (2.62%) PowerShell
9 8 (2.62%) VBA
10 7 (2.30%) PL/SQL
11 6 (1.97%) C
12 4 (1.31%) R
13 3 (0.98%) VB
14 2 (0.66%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.66%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 2 (0.66%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 27 (8.85%) Degree
2 17 (5.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (2.95%) MCSA
4 7 (2.30%) MCITP
4 7 (2.30%) MCSE
5 4 (1.31%) MCP
6 3 (0.98%) CCNA
6 3 (0.98%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (0.98%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (0.66%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.66%) VCP6
7 2 (0.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.33%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (0.33%) HND
8 1 (0.33%) ISEB
8 1 (0.33%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.33%) MCSD
8 1 (0.33%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.33%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.93%) QA
2 6 (1.97%) SLA
3 1 (0.33%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.33%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 19 (6.23%) Active Directory
2 15 (4.92%) Docker
3 9 (2.95%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.31%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (1.31%) XenApp
5 3 (0.98%) Citrix Hypervisor
6 2 (0.66%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.66%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (2.30%) Microsoft Intune
1 7 (2.30%) SCCM
2 4 (1.31%) Backup Exec
3 2 (0.66%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.33%) Ansible
4 1 (0.33%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.33%) Packer
4 1 (0.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 114 (37.38%) Microsoft
2 31 (10.16%) Oracle
3 13 (4.26%) VMware
4 12 (3.93%) Tableau
4 12 (3.93%) Xamarin
5 10 (3.28%) SAP
6 9 (2.95%) Cisco
7 8 (2.62%) Google
8 5 (1.64%) IBM
9 4 (1.31%) OutSystems
9 4 (1.31%) Veritas
10 3 (0.98%) Capita
10 3 (0.98%) Remedy
10 3 (0.98%) ServiceNow
11 2 (0.66%) Alteryx
11 2 (0.66%) EMC
11 2 (0.66%) Facebook
11 2 (0.66%) Telerik
12 1 (0.33%) Citrix
12 1 (0.33%) Sony