Period
to 10 December 2018

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 10 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 7 9 12
Rank change year-on-year +2 +3 -7
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 444 580 511
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 18.36% 20.40% 16.62%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 54.21% 56.37% 53.68%
Number of salaries quoted 417 564 495
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.30% +2.35% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,900 £31,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,500 £57,500 £57,800
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 819 1,029 952
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 33.87% 36.19% 30.96%
Number of salaries quoted 718 879 832
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £44,491 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.13% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,600 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £58,750
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.45%

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 10 December 2018.

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 10 December 2018. 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 -7 224 £47,500 +7.95% 26
High Wycombe +1 75 £37,500 -8.54% 1
Gerrards Cross +1 55 £32,500 -23.53% 1
Aylesbury -7 19 £45,000 - 3
Newport Pagnell +3 16 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Amersham +7 15 £50,000 +11.11% 3
Marlow +8 5 £57,500 +35.29% 1
Princes Risborough - 5 £35,000 -
Chesham -4 2 £43,750 +9.38% 3
Chalfont St Giles 0 1 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Beaconsfield -7 1 £35,000 -36.36% 4
Iver - 1 £50,000 -
SQL Server
South East

For the 6 months to 10 December 2018, 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.

1 278 (62.61%) SQL
2 262 (59.01%) .NET
3 256 (57.66%) C#
4 141 (31.76%) MVC
4 141 (31.76%) Microsoft
5 138 (31.08%) Windows
6 135 (30.41%) Agile Software Development
7 132 (29.73%) T-SQL
8 126 (28.38%) Microsoft Azure
9 107 (24.10%) JavaScript
9 107 (24.10%) ASP.NET
10 94 (21.17%) ASP.NET Web API
11 92 (20.72%) CSS
12 90 (20.27%) HTML
13 85 (19.14%) Visual Studio
14 83 (18.69%) AngularJS
15 76 (17.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 72 (16.22%) jQuery
17 71 (15.99%) Scrum
18 69 (15.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 68 (15.32%) ASP.NET MVC
20 66 (14.86%) TDD
21 65 (14.64%) Git (software)
22 60 (13.51%) Web Services
23 59 (13.29%) XML
23 59 (13.29%) System Testing
24 55 (12.39%) SOLID
25 52 (11.71%) .NET Core
26 51 (11.49%) Windows Server
27 49 (11.04%) .NET Framework

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 30 (6.76%) IIS
2 18 (4.05%) Confluence
3 11 (2.48%) SharePoint
4 10 (2.25%) CMS
4 10 (2.25%) Documentum
5 7 (1.58%) MS Exchange
6 6 (1.35%) Apache
6 6 (1.35%) Umbraco
7 5 (1.13%) Kentico
7 5 (1.13%) WordPress
8 3 (0.68%) Skype for Business
9 2 (0.45%) NServiceBus
10 1 (0.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.23%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.23%) SAS
Applications
1 15 (3.38%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (2.03%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.45%) Infor M3
2 1 (0.23%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.23%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.23%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.23%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.23%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 126 (28.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 33 (7.43%) Amazon AWS
3 22 (4.95%) SaaS
4 18 (4.05%) PaaS
5 13 (2.93%) IaaS
6 12 (2.70%) Office 365
7 6 (1.35%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (0.90%) Azure Data Factory
9 2 (0.45%) Azure Functions
9 2 (0.45%) GitHub
9 2 (0.45%) Serverless
10 1 (0.23%) Firebase
10 1 (0.23%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 22 (4.95%) Firewall
2 15 (3.38%) SAN
3 14 (3.15%) DNS
4 10 (2.25%) DHCP
5 9 (2.03%) NAS
6 8 (1.80%) VPN
7 7 (1.58%) MPLS
8 6 (1.35%) Internet
9 5 (1.13%) Extranet
9 5 (1.13%) IPsec
9 5 (1.13%) PPTP
9 5 (1.13%) TCP/IP
10 4 (0.90%) LAN
10 4 (0.90%) WAN
11 3 (0.68%) Skype
12 2 (0.45%) SSL
13 1 (0.23%) Broadband
13 1 (0.23%) HTTP
13 1 (0.23%) SMS
13 1 (0.23%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (17.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 69 (15.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 45 (10.14%) MySQL
4 37 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
5 32 (7.21%) SQL Server 2012
6 25 (5.63%) SQL Server 2008
7 22 (4.95%) Relational Database
7 22 (4.95%) SQL Server 2016
8 21 (4.73%) Redis
9 16 (3.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 15 (3.38%) SQL Server 2005
11 13 (2.93%) MongoDB
12 11 (2.48%) Oracle Database
13 10 (2.25%) BusinessObjects
13 10 (2.25%) PostgreSQL
14 8 (1.80%) Power BI
15 7 (1.58%) DB2
15 7 (1.58%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 6 (1.35%) RDBMS
17 5 (1.13%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 85 (19.14%) Visual Studio
2 65 (14.64%) Git (software)
3 39 (8.78%) JIRA
4 25 (5.63%) TeamCity
5 24 (5.41%) Octopus Deploy
6 18 (4.05%) Team Foundation Server
7 13 (2.93%) git-flow
7 13 (2.93%) NUnit
8 11 (2.48%) ReSharper
9 10 (2.25%) Jenkins
9 10 (2.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 9 (2.03%) Bitbucket
10 9 (2.03%) Selenium
11 5 (1.13%) Hudson
12 4 (0.90%) Cucumber
12 4 (0.90%) Visual Studio Team System
13 3 (0.68%) HP UFT
13 3 (0.68%) LoadRunner
13 3 (0.68%) MSBuild
13 3 (0.68%) MSTest
General
1 32 (7.21%) Finance
2 14 (3.15%) Retail
3 5 (1.13%) Automotive
3 5 (1.13%) Publishing
4 3 (0.68%) Advertising
4 3 (0.68%) Marketing
5 2 (0.45%) Banking
5 2 (0.45%) Games
5 2 (0.45%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.23%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.23%) Legal
6 1 (0.23%) Music Industry
6 1 (0.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 249 (56.08%) Developer
2 155 (34.91%) .NET Developer
3 92 (20.72%) C# Developer
4 64 (14.41%) C# .NET Developer
5 57 (12.84%) DBA
6 51 (11.49%) SQL DBA
7 43 (9.68%) Analyst
8 39 (8.78%) SQL Server DBA
9 35 (7.88%) ASP.NET Developer
10 34 (7.66%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 31 (6.98%) Senior Developer
12 30 (6.76%) Support Engineer
13 29 (6.53%) SQL Developer
14 23 (5.18%) Senior .NET Developer
15 22 (4.95%) Junior
15 22 (4.95%) Technical Support
16 19 (4.28%) Support Analyst
16 19 (4.28%) Technical Engineer
16 19 (4.28%) Technical Support Engineer
17 18 (4.05%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 262 (59.01%) .NET
2 107 (24.10%) ASP.NET
3 94 (21.17%) ASP.NET Web API
4 92 (20.72%) CSS
5 90 (20.27%) HTML
6 83 (18.69%) AngularJS
7 72 (16.22%) jQuery
8 68 (15.32%) ASP.NET MVC
9 60 (13.51%) Web Services
10 59 (13.29%) XML
11 52 (11.71%) .NET Core
12 49 (11.04%) .NET Framework
13 45 (10.14%) WCF
14 42 (9.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 41 (9.23%) RESTful
16 39 (8.78%) JSON
17 38 (8.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 38 (8.56%) Entity Framework
18 32 (7.21%) Node.js
18 32 (7.21%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 19 (4.28%) Replication
1 19 (4.28%) Self-Motivation
2 17 (3.83%) Greenfield Project
3 15 (3.38%) User Experience
4 14 (3.15%) Client/Server
5 12 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (2.25%) Fintech
6 10 (2.25%) Life Science
6 10 (2.25%) Management Information System
7 8 (1.80%) Mobile App
8 7 (1.58%) Data Centre
8 7 (1.58%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (1.35%) Clustering
10 3 (0.68%) Analytical Mindset
11 2 (0.45%) Data Structures
11 2 (0.45%) Digital TV
11 2 (0.45%) e-Learning
12 1 (0.23%) Blackberry
12 1 (0.23%) Mainframe
12 1 (0.23%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 138 (31.08%) Windows
2 51 (11.49%) Windows Server
3 48 (10.81%) Linux
4 26 (5.86%) Android
5 22 (4.95%) Apple iOS
6 17 (3.83%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (1.58%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (1.35%) Unix
8 6 (1.35%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (0.90%) Mac OS X
10 3 (0.68%) VMS
11 2 (0.45%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.23%) Solaris
12 1 (0.23%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.23%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.23%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (31.76%) MVC
2 135 (30.41%) Agile Software Development
3 71 (15.99%) Scrum
4 66 (14.86%) TDD
5 59 (13.29%) System Testing
6 55 (12.39%) SOLID
7 42 (9.46%) SDLC
8 40 (9.01%) Coaching
9 36 (8.11%) Business Intelligence
9 36 (8.11%) DevOps
9 36 (8.11%) ITIL
10 33 (7.43%) Continuous Integration
11 31 (6.98%) E-Commerce
11 31 (6.98%) ETL
11 31 (6.98%) Web Development
12 30 (6.76%) High Availability
12 30 (6.76%) Test Automation
13 26 (5.86%) Disaster Recovery
13 26 (5.86%) Mentoring
14 25 (5.63%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 278 (62.61%) SQL
2 256 (57.66%) C#
3 132 (29.73%) T-SQL
4 107 (24.10%) JavaScript
5 40 (9.01%) PowerShell
6 17 (3.83%) Delphi
6 17 (3.83%) VB.NET
7 13 (2.93%) Java
8 11 (2.48%) C++
9 9 (2.03%) PL/SQL
10 7 (1.58%) Python
10 7 (1.58%) VBA
11 6 (1.35%) C
11 6 (1.35%) PHP
11 6 (1.35%) TypeScript
12 4 (0.90%) R
13 3 (0.68%) XPath
14 2 (0.45%) Objective-C
14 2 (0.45%) Ruby
14 2 (0.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 33 (7.43%) Degree
2 12 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (2.48%) Computer Science Degree
4 10 (2.25%) ISEB
5 5 (1.13%) CISSP
5 5 (1.13%) MCP
5 5 (1.13%) TOGAF Certification
6 4 (0.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (0.90%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (0.90%) Master's Degree
6 4 (0.90%) MCSA
6 4 (0.90%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.45%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.45%) MCTS
7 2 (0.45%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.23%) MCITP
8 1 (0.23%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (4.50%) QA
2 9 (2.03%) GDPR
3 8 (1.80%) SLA
4 7 (1.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (1.13%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.23%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.23%) PMO
System Software
1 39 (8.78%) Active Directory
2 16 (3.60%) Docker
3 12 (2.70%) Hyper-V
4 7 (1.58%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.68%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (0.68%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.23%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.23%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (1.80%) Microsoft Clustering
2 6 (1.35%) Single Sign-On
3 4 (0.90%) Backup Exec
3 4 (0.90%) SCCM
4 3 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.68%) Packer
4 3 (0.68%) Terraform
5 2 (0.45%) Kubernetes
5 2 (0.45%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.23%) Control-M
6 1 (0.23%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (0.23%) Galera Cluster
6 1 (0.23%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.23%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.23%) Oracle ZFS
6 1 (0.23%) Unicenter
6 1 (0.23%) WSUS
Vendors
1 141 (31.76%) Microsoft
2 40 (9.01%) Oracle
3 16 (3.60%) New Relic
3 16 (3.60%) Splunk
4 15 (3.38%) VMware
5 14 (3.15%) SAP
6 13 (2.93%) Cisco
7 11 (2.48%) Telerik
8 10 (2.25%) EMC
9 9 (2.03%) IBM
9 9 (2.03%) Xamarin
10 7 (1.58%) Atlassian
10 7 (1.58%) Capita
11 6 (1.35%) CheckPoint
12 5 (1.13%) Citrix
13 4 (0.90%) DevExpress
13 4 (0.90%) Sybase
13 4 (0.90%) Tableau
14 3 (0.68%) Cognos
14 3 (0.68%) NETGEAR