Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
South West > Devon
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 22 6 12
Rank change year-on-year -16 +6 -5
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 46 127 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 9.20% 21.49% 15.99%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 34.33% 57.73% 40.07%
Number of salaries quoted 37 113 107
Devon median annual salary £42,000 £41,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.20% +22.06% -8.72%
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £51,750 £55,000 £47,500
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -

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 134 220 297
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 26.80% 37.23% 39.92%
Number of salaries quoted 119 193 274
Devon median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% +6.38%
10th Percentile £24,250 £27,558 £26,250
90th Percentile £51,750 £55,000 £60,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%

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 20 October 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 20 October 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 -12 23 £42,500 -5.56% 25
Plymouth -12 13 £32,250 -14.00% 7
Ivybridge - 1 £32,500 - 1
Newton Abbot - 1 £24,000 -
SQL Server
South West

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 29 (63.04%) .NET
2 28 (60.87%) C#
3 27 (58.70%) Microsoft
4 22 (47.83%) JavaScript
4 22 (47.83%) MVC
5 21 (45.65%) SQL
6 17 (36.96%) Windows
7 14 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (28.26%) Microsoft Azure
9 11 (23.91%) ASP.NET
9 11 (23.91%) CSS
9 11 (23.91%) C++
9 11 (23.91%) HTML
10 10 (21.74%) Java
10 10 (21.74%) PHP
10 10 (21.74%) Degree
10 10 (21.74%) Xamarin
11 9 (19.57%) VB
11 9 (19.57%) VB.NET
12 8 (17.39%) T-SQL
12 8 (17.39%) Python
12 8 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
12 8 (17.39%) AngularJS
13 7 (15.22%) .NET Framework
13 7 (15.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 7 (15.22%) Linux
13 7 (15.22%) MySQL
13 7 (15.22%) Oracle
13 7 (15.22%) Problem-Solving
14 6 (13.04%) Microsoft Office

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 3 (6.52%) CMS
2 1 (2.17%) Confluence
2 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.17%) IIS
2 1 (2.17%) Kentico
2 1 (2.17%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (13.04%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (2.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (2.17%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 13 (28.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (10.87%) Office 365
3 3 (6.52%) PaaS
3 3 (6.52%) SaaS
4 2 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (2.17%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.87%) Intranet
2 2 (4.35%) VPN
3 1 (2.17%) ADSL
3 1 (2.17%) DHCP
3 1 (2.17%) DNS
3 1 (2.17%) Firewall
3 1 (2.17%) Internet
3 1 (2.17%) iSCSI
3 1 (2.17%) NAS
3 1 (2.17%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (2.17%) SMS
3 1 (2.17%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.22%) MySQL
1 7 (15.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (13.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (10.87%) MongoDB
3 5 (10.87%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (10.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (8.70%) NoSQL
5 3 (6.52%) OLTP
5 3 (6.52%) Oracle Database
5 3 (6.52%) Power BI
5 3 (6.52%) RDBMS
5 3 (6.52%) Relational Database
6 2 (4.35%) Big Data
6 2 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (4.35%) GIS
7 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (2.17%) RavenDB
7 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.52%) JIRA
2 3 (6.52%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (6.52%) TeamCity
3 2 (4.35%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.17%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.17%) Maven
4 1 (2.17%) Subversion
General
1 2 (4.35%) Advertising
2 1 (2.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (56.52%) Developer
2 12 (26.09%) .NET Developer
3 10 (21.74%) C# Developer
4 8 (17.39%) C# .NET Developer
4 8 (17.39%) Lead Developer
4 8 (17.39%) Software Developer
5 6 (13.04%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 5 (10.87%) ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (10.87%) IT Engineer
6 5 (10.87%) JavaScript Developer
6 5 (10.87%) Lead .NET Developer
6 5 (10.87%) Lead C# Developer
6 5 (10.87%) SQL Developer
7 4 (8.70%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 4 (8.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (8.70%) C# VB.NET Developer
7 4 (8.70%) DBA
7 4 (8.70%) VB.NET Developer
8 3 (6.52%) Administrator
8 3 (6.52%) Lead Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (63.04%) .NET
2 11 (23.91%) ASP.NET
2 11 (23.91%) CSS
2 11 (23.91%) HTML
3 8 (17.39%) AngularJS
4 7 (15.22%) .NET Framework
5 6 (13.04%) jQuery
6 5 (10.87%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (10.87%) Middleware
6 5 (10.87%) XML
7 4 (8.70%) Web Services
8 3 (6.52%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (6.52%) Entity Framework
8 3 (6.52%) Ext JS
8 3 (6.52%) JSON
8 3 (6.52%) Laravel
8 3 (6.52%) MDX
8 3 (6.52%) Qt
8 3 (6.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.52%) Algorithms
2 3 (6.52%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.52%) Data Structures
2 3 (6.52%) Grid Computing
3 2 (4.35%) Driving Licence
3 2 (4.35%) User Experience
4 1 (2.17%) Clustering
4 1 (2.17%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.17%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 17 (36.96%) Windows
2 7 (15.22%) Linux
3 6 (13.04%) Windows Server
4 5 (10.87%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (6.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (6.52%) Unix
6 2 (4.35%) Android
6 2 (4.35%) Windows 10
7 1 (2.17%) VMS
7 1 (2.17%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (47.83%) MVC
2 14 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (15.22%) Problem-Solving
4 6 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (10.87%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (10.87%) ETL
5 5 (10.87%) Identity Management
6 4 (8.70%) Scrum
7 3 (6.52%) CRM
7 3 (6.52%) Information Security
7 3 (6.52%) ITIL
7 3 (6.52%) Line Management
7 3 (6.52%) Mentoring
7 3 (6.52%) OWASP
7 3 (6.52%) Time Management
7 3 (6.52%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (6.52%) Waterfall
8 2 (4.35%) ETL Development
8 2 (4.35%) Presales
8 2 (4.35%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 28 (60.87%) C#
2 22 (47.83%) JavaScript
3 21 (45.65%) SQL
4 11 (23.91%) C++
5 10 (21.74%) Java
5 10 (21.74%) PHP
6 9 (19.57%) VB
6 9 (19.57%) VB.NET
7 8 (17.39%) Python
7 8 (17.39%) T-SQL
8 4 (8.70%) Bash Shell
9 3 (6.52%) C
9 3 (6.52%) Delphi
9 3 (6.52%) PowerShell
10 2 (4.35%) Ruby
11 1 (2.17%) Perl
11 1 (2.17%) VB6
Qualifications
1 10 (21.74%) Degree
2 8 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (8.70%) MCSE
4 3 (6.52%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (6.52%) MCITP
4 3 (6.52%) MCPD
4 3 (6.52%) RHCE
4 3 (6.52%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 5 (10.87%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.52%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (2.17%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.17%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (10.87%) SCCM
2 3 (6.52%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (2.17%) Ansible
3 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 27 (58.70%) Microsoft
2 10 (21.74%) Xamarin
3 7 (15.22%) Oracle
4 3 (6.52%) Sencha
5 1 (2.17%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.17%) Cisco
5 1 (2.17%) Informatica
5 1 (2.17%) Kaspersky
5 1 (2.17%) Sophos
5 1 (2.17%) Talend
5 1 (2.17%) VMware