Period
to 11 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Channel Islands 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 11 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
UK > Channel Islands
6 months to
11 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 5 9 11
Rank change year-on-year +4 +2 -
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 9 2 7
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Channel Islands 33.33% 10.00% 12.28%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 81.82% 33.33% 53.85%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 10
Median annual salary £55,000 £95,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -42.11% +35.71% -
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 the Channel Islands with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Channel Islands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 11 6 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Channel Islands 40.74% 30.00% 22.81%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 12
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% -19.23% -
10th Percentile £45,250 £36,750 £42,500
90th Percentile £74,250 £84,000 £70,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.77% +4.00% +5.26%

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in the Channel Islands

Job postings citing SQL Server as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the Channel Islands.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in the Channel Islands

SQL Server
Salary Trend in the Channel Islands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SQL Server in the Channel Islands.

Salary trend for SQL Server in the Channel Islands

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in the Channel Islands

Salary distribution for jobs citing SQL Server in the Channel Islands over the 6 months to 11 July 2020.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in the Channel Islands

SQL Server
Job Locations in the Channel Islands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the Channel Islands region over the 6 months to 11 July 2020. 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
Guernsey +3 9 £55,000 -42.11% 2
Jersey -2 1 £55,000 -42.11%
SQL Server
UK

For the 6 months to 11 July 2020, 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 Channel Islands region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 9 (100.00%) SQL
1 9 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 9 (100.00%) Finance
1 9 (100.00%) Data Quality
1 9 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
2 8 (88.89%) Power Platform
2 8 (88.89%) Data Analysis
2 8 (88.89%) QA
2 8 (88.89%) Power BI
2 8 (88.89%) Windows Server
2 8 (88.89%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 8 (88.89%) Windows
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) Python
3 1 (11.11%) .NET
3 1 (11.11%) Web Services
3 1 (11.11%) AWS
3 1 (11.11%) Hedge funds
3 1 (11.11%) SDLC
3 1 (11.11%) Data Engineering
3 1 (11.11%) High-Frequency Trading
3 1 (11.11%) Greenfield Project

SQL Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Channel Islands 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:

Cloud Services
1 8 (88.89%) Power Platform
2 1 (11.11%) AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (88.89%) Power BI
General
1 9 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) DBA
1 8 (88.89%) SQL DBA
2 7 (77.78%) Administrator
3 4 (44.44%) Analyst
3 4 (44.44%) SQL Analyst
4 3 (33.33%) Data Administrator
4 3 (33.33%) Data Analyst
4 3 (33.33%) Database Analyst
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Data Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) AWS Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Data Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Junior
5 1 (11.11%) Junior Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (11.11%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
1 8 (88.89%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
2 8 (88.89%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (88.89%) Data Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Data Engineering
3 1 (11.11%) High-Frequency Trading
3 1 (11.11%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) C#
2 1 (11.11%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (100.00%) Data Quality
2 8 (88.89%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft