Period
to 14 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Devon 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 14 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
South West > Devon
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 16 10 12
Rank change year-on-year -6 +2 +2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 55 128 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 10.78% 20.03% 18.55%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 42.64% 54.01% 40.83%
Number of salaries quoted 47 118 110
Devon median annual salary £42,000 £39,250 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.01% +20.77% -7.14%
10th Percentile £22,600 £29,275 £25,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £43,750
South West median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% -

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 Devon with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Devon
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 129 237 289
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 25.29% 37.09% 45.44%
Number of salaries quoted 110 217 267
Devon median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10th Percentile £24,250 £27,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £70,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

Job postings citing SQL Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Devon.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in Devon

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Devon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server in Devon.

Salary trend for SQL Server in Devon

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Devon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server in Devon over the 6 months to 14 August 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Devon

SQL Server
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the Devon region over the 6 months to 14 August 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
Exeter +5 36 £47,500 +21.02% 12
Plymouth -15 8 £25,000 -28.57% 8
Newton Abbot - 1 £24,000 - 1
SQL Server
South West

For the 6 months to 14 August 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 Devon region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 32 (58.18%) C#
1 32 (58.18%) .NET
2 26 (47.27%) SQL
2 26 (47.27%) Microsoft
3 25 (45.45%) MVC
3 25 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (36.36%) JavaScript
5 18 (32.73%) ASP.NET
6 13 (23.64%) HTML
6 13 (23.64%) Microsoft Azure
7 12 (21.82%) ASP.NET MVC
7 12 (21.82%) .NET Framework
7 12 (21.82%) T-SQL
8 11 (20.00%) Oracle
8 11 (20.00%) CSS
9 10 (18.18%) Windows
9 10 (18.18%) TDD
9 10 (18.18%) BDD
9 10 (18.18%) NoSQL
9 10 (18.18%) RESTful
10 9 (16.36%) Web Application Development
10 9 (16.36%) ASP.NET Web API
10 9 (16.36%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 9 (16.36%) Web Services
11 8 (14.55%) Ruby
11 8 (14.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 8 (14.55%) Entity Framework
11 8 (14.55%) Degree
11 8 (14.55%) Problem-Solving
12 7 (12.73%) WCF

SQL Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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 5 (9.09%) CMS
2 3 (5.45%) Kentico
2 3 (5.45%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.82%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (7.27%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 13 (23.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (5.45%) Office 365
2 3 (5.45%) PaaS
2 3 (5.45%) SaaS
3 2 (3.64%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.82%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.64%) Network Security
1 2 (3.64%) SMS
1 2 (3.64%) VPN
2 1 (1.82%) ADSL
2 1 (1.82%) DHCP
2 1 (1.82%) DNS
2 1 (1.82%) Firewall
2 1 (1.82%) Internet
2 1 (1.82%) iSCSI
2 1 (1.82%) NAS
2 1 (1.82%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (1.82%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (18.18%) NoSQL
2 8 (14.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (12.73%) MongoDB
3 7 (12.73%) SQL Server 2014
4 6 (10.91%) MySQL
5 5 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (7.27%) Oracle Database
7 3 (5.45%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (5.45%) OLTP
7 3 (5.45%) RDBMS
7 3 (5.45%) Relational Database
8 2 (3.64%) Big Data
8 2 (3.64%) GIS
8 2 (3.64%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (3.64%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (3.64%) Oracle Database 12c
8 2 (3.64%) Power BI
8 2 (3.64%) RavenDB
8 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 7 (12.73%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.45%) NUnit
2 3 (5.45%) TeamCity
3 2 (3.64%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.82%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.82%) Maven
4 1 (1.82%) Subversion
4 1 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (7.27%) Retail
2 2 (3.64%) Advertising
3 1 (1.82%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 36 (65.45%) Developer
2 19 (34.55%) .NET Developer
3 8 (14.55%) C# Developer
4 7 (12.73%) C# .NET Developer
4 7 (12.73%) SQL Developer
5 6 (10.91%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 6 (10.91%) Lead Developer
5 6 (10.91%) Software Developer
6 5 (9.09%) DBA
7 4 (7.27%) Administrator
7 4 (7.27%) ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (7.27%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 4 (7.27%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (7.27%) JavaScript Developer
7 4 (7.27%) Lead .NET Developer
7 4 (7.27%) Lead C# Developer
8 3 (5.45%) .NET Software Developer
8 3 (5.45%) C# VB.NET Developer
8 3 (5.45%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 3 (5.45%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (58.18%) .NET
2 18 (32.73%) ASP.NET
3 13 (23.64%) HTML
4 12 (21.82%) .NET Framework
4 12 (21.82%) ASP.NET MVC
5 11 (20.00%) CSS
6 10 (18.18%) RESTful
7 9 (16.36%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 9 (16.36%) ASP.NET Web API
7 9 (16.36%) Web Services
8 8 (14.55%) Entity Framework
9 7 (12.73%) Code First Entity Framework
9 7 (12.73%) jQuery
9 7 (12.73%) Node.js
9 7 (12.73%) WCF
10 6 (10.91%) AngularJS
11 5 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 4 (7.27%) XML
13 3 (5.45%) MDX
14 2 (3.64%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (5.45%) Grid Computing
1 3 (5.45%) Self-Motivation
1 3 (5.45%) User Experience
2 2 (3.64%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.82%) Clustering
3 1 (1.82%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.82%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (1.82%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (18.18%) Windows
2 7 (12.73%) Linux
3 4 (7.27%) Windows Server
4 3 (5.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (3.64%) Windows 10
5 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.82%) Unix
6 1 (1.82%) VMS
6 1 (1.82%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
1 25 (45.45%) MVC
2 10 (18.18%) BDD
2 10 (18.18%) TDD
3 9 (16.36%) Web Application Development
4 8 (14.55%) Problem-Solving
5 6 (10.91%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (10.91%) Scrum
6 5 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (9.09%) ETL
6 5 (9.09%) Test Automation
6 5 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (7.27%) Line Management
7 4 (7.27%) Mentoring
7 4 (7.27%) Unit Testing
8 3 (5.45%) DevOps
8 3 (5.45%) Front End Development
8 3 (5.45%) Responsive Web Design
8 3 (5.45%) SOLID
8 3 (5.45%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (58.18%) C#
2 26 (47.27%) SQL
3 20 (36.36%) JavaScript
4 12 (21.82%) T-SQL
5 8 (14.55%) Ruby
6 7 (12.73%) C++
6 7 (12.73%) Java
6 7 (12.73%) VB.NET
7 6 (10.91%) PHP
8 5 (9.09%) Python
8 5 (9.09%) VB
9 4 (7.27%) Bash Shell
10 3 (5.45%) PowerShell
11 2 (3.64%) Delphi
12 1 (1.82%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (14.55%) Degree
2 7 (12.73%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (7.27%) MCSE
4 3 (5.45%) MCITP
4 3 (5.45%) RHCE
4 3 (5.45%) RHCSA
5 2 (3.64%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (3.64%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.45%) Active Directory
1 3 (5.45%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.82%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.82%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (5.45%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (1.82%) Ansible
2 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (1.82%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.82%) Puppet
Vendors
1 26 (47.27%) Microsoft
2 11 (20.00%) Oracle
3 6 (10.91%) Xamarin
4 1 (1.82%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.82%) Cisco
4 1 (1.82%) Cognos
4 1 (1.82%) IBM
4 1 (1.82%) Informatica
4 1 (1.82%) Kaspersky
4 1 (1.82%) SAP
4 1 (1.82%) Sophos
4 1 (1.82%) Talend
4 1 (1.82%) VMware