Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
South West > Devon
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 10 8
Rank change year-on-year +3 -2 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 113 147 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 20.29% 18.51% 19.13%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 50.90% 47.73% 58.30%
Number of salaries quoted 100 132 127
Devon median annual salary £43,750 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,980 £25,150
90th Percentile £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
South West median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +3.90% +2.67% +2.74%

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 222 308 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 39.86% 38.79% 32.82%
Number of salaries quoted 196 281 200
Devon median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +4.17% +2.86%
10th Percentile £28,125 £26,250 £21,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £60,000 £45,000
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,500 £38,648
% change year-on-year -1.23% +4.79% +3.06%

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 22 November 2017.

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 22 November 2017. 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 -1 79 £47,000 +25.33% 6
Plymouth +4 17 £37,500 +7.14%
Tavistock - 6 £35,000 -
Kingsbridge - 2 £55,000 -
Barnstaple -1 1 £35,000 +16.67%
Dawlish - 1 £41,500 -
SQL Server
South West

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT jobs citing SQL Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Devon region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 72 (63.72%) C#
2 70 (61.95%) MVC
3 61 (53.98%) .NET
4 58 (51.33%) Agile Software Development
5 50 (44.25%) ASP.NET
6 49 (43.36%) TDD
7 46 (40.71%) JavaScript
8 43 (38.05%) ASP.NET Web API
9 41 (36.28%) BDD
9 41 (36.28%) RESTful
10 38 (33.63%) Scrum
11 37 (32.74%) Microsoft
11 37 (32.74%) ASP.NET MVC
12 35 (30.97%) SQL
13 34 (30.09%) .NET Framework
14 32 (28.32%) Entity Framework
15 28 (24.78%) HTML
15 28 (24.78%) Web Services
16 27 (23.89%) T-SQL
17 26 (23.01%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 24 (21.24%) CSS
18 24 (21.24%) Web Application Development
18 24 (21.24%) NoSQL
19 23 (20.35%) WCF
20 21 (18.58%) AngularJS
21 20 (17.70%) Unit Testing
21 20 (17.70%) SQL Server 2014
22 19 (16.81%) Continuous Integration
22 19 (16.81%) Git (software)
22 19 (16.81%) Test Automation

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 (4.42%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.65%) Apache
2 3 (2.65%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (1.77%) Skype for Business
3 2 (1.77%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.88%) CMS
4 1 (0.88%) SAS
4 1 (0.88%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (12.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (6.19%) SaaS
3 4 (3.54%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (3.54%) Office 365
4 1 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.88%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.65%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.77%) Skype
2 2 (1.77%) SMS
3 1 (0.88%) Intranet
3 1 (0.88%) Network Security
3 1 (0.88%) SAN
3 1 (0.88%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (0.88%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (21.24%) NoSQL
2 20 (17.70%) SQL Server 2014
3 17 (15.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (9.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (8.85%) SQL Server 2016
6 7 (6.19%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (5.31%) Power BI
7 6 (5.31%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (4.42%) MySQL
8 5 (4.42%) Relational Database
9 4 (3.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (2.65%) RDBMS
11 2 (1.77%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (1.77%) MongoDB
11 2 (1.77%) QlikView
12 1 (0.88%) Azure SQL Database
12 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database 12c
12 1 (0.88%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 19 (16.81%) Git (software)
2 14 (12.39%) NUnit
3 9 (7.96%) Visual Studio
4 7 (6.19%) JIRA
5 5 (4.42%) Talend Open Studio
6 4 (3.54%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (2.65%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 2 (1.77%) JUnit
8 2 (1.77%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (1.77%) Selenium
9 1 (0.88%) TestRail
General
1 9 (7.96%) Marketing
2 7 (6.19%) Advertising
3 3 (2.65%) Finance
4 1 (0.88%) Legal
Job Titles
1 90 (79.65%) Developer
2 53 (46.90%) .NET Developer
3 29 (25.66%) C# Developer
4 22 (19.47%) SQL Developer
5 17 (15.04%) C# .NET Developer
6 16 (14.16%) Software Developer
6 16 (14.16%) SQL Server Developer
7 15 (13.27%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 12 (10.62%) Analyst
9 9 (7.96%) ASP.NET Developer
10 8 (7.08%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 8 (7.08%) Senior Developer
11 6 (5.31%) C# Software Developer
11 6 (5.31%) Database Developer
11 6 (5.31%) Support Analyst
11 6 (5.31%) Tester
12 5 (4.42%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 5 (4.42%) Senior .NET Developer
12 5 (4.42%) Technical Analyst
12 5 (4.42%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (53.98%) .NET
2 50 (44.25%) ASP.NET
3 43 (38.05%) ASP.NET Web API
4 41 (36.28%) RESTful
5 37 (32.74%) ASP.NET MVC
6 34 (30.09%) .NET Framework
7 32 (28.32%) Entity Framework
8 28 (24.78%) HTML
8 28 (24.78%) Web Services
9 26 (23.01%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 24 (21.24%) CSS
11 23 (20.35%) WCF
12 21 (18.58%) AngularJS
13 18 (15.93%) Code First Entity Framework
13 18 (15.93%) Node.js
14 15 (13.27%) XML
15 5 (4.42%) HTML5
15 5 (4.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 5 (4.42%) XSLT
16 4 (3.54%) Angular 2
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.19%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.31%) User Experience
3 4 (3.54%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (3.54%) Video\Live Streaming
4 2 (1.77%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.88%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.88%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (0.88%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 10 (8.85%) Windows
2 7 (6.19%) Linux
3 3 (2.65%) Windows Server
3 3 (2.65%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.88%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.88%) Unix
4 1 (0.88%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.88%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (61.95%) MVC
2 58 (51.33%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (43.36%) TDD
4 41 (36.28%) BDD
5 38 (33.63%) Scrum
6 24 (21.24%) Web Application Development
7 20 (17.70%) Unit Testing
8 19 (16.81%) Continuous Integration
8 19 (16.81%) Test Automation
9 14 (12.39%) SOLID
9 14 (12.39%) Web Design
10 12 (10.62%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (7.08%) Continuous Improvement
11 8 (7.08%) Customer Requirements
12 7 (6.19%) Software Engineering
13 6 (5.31%) Performance Tuning
13 6 (5.31%) Service Delivery
13 6 (5.31%) Web Development
14 5 (4.42%) Mentoring
14 5 (4.42%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 72 (63.72%) C#
2 46 (40.71%) JavaScript
3 35 (30.97%) SQL
4 27 (23.89%) T-SQL
5 19 (16.81%) Ruby
6 12 (10.62%) VB.NET
7 7 (6.19%) Java
7 7 (6.19%) PHP
8 6 (5.31%) Delphi
8 6 (5.31%) VB
9 4 (3.54%) PL/SQL
10 3 (2.65%) C++
11 2 (1.77%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.77%) Python
12 1 (0.88%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.88%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.88%) VBA
12 1 (0.88%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (3.54%) Degree
1 4 (3.54%) SC Cleared
1 4 (3.54%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.65%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.88%) CCA
3 1 (0.88%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (0.88%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.88%) HND
3 1 (0.88%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.88%) MCSE
3 1 (0.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.65%) ISO 14001
1 3 (2.65%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.88%) QA
System Software
1 5 (4.42%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.65%) Docker
3 1 (0.88%) XenApp
3 1 (0.88%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (0.88%) Docker Swarm
1 1 (0.88%) Kubernetes
1 1 (0.88%) Mesos
1 1 (0.88%) Rancher
Vendors
1 37 (32.74%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.19%) Oracle
3 5 (4.42%) Facebook
3 5 (4.42%) Talend
4 4 (3.54%) Xamarin
5 3 (2.65%) Oneserve
5 3 (2.65%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.77%) Logi
6 2 (1.77%) Logi Analytics
6 2 (1.77%) SAP
7 1 (0.88%) Cisco
7 1 (0.88%) Citrix
7 1 (0.88%) Tableau
7 1 (0.88%) VMware