Period
to 21 February 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 21 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
South West > Devon
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 4 9 10
Rank change year-on-year +5 +1 +7
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 119 155 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 22.62% 20.00% 19.24%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 54.09% 53.63% 47.74%
Number of salaries quoted 100 140 107
Devon median annual salary £47,000 £37,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.17% +6.43% +9.38%
10th Percentile £29,900 £27,450 £24,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £47,500 £44,850
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +4.11%

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 220 289 243
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 41.83% 37.29% 40.30%
Number of salaries quoted 176 257 212
Devon median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% +15.38% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,250 £21,500
90th Percentile £56,131 £53,750 £45,000
South West median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £39,421
% change year-on-year -5.88% +7.81% +5.12%

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 21 February 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 21 February 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 -1 84 £48,250 +28.67% 17
Plymouth +13 15 £40,000 +14.29% 7
Newton Abbot 0 15 £19,000 -39.20% 1
Barnstaple 0 1 £35,000 +16.67%
Tavistock - 1 £35,000 -
SQL Server
South West

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 85 (71.43%) C#
2 82 (68.91%) MVC
3 78 (65.55%) Agile Software Development
4 65 (54.62%) TDD
5 61 (51.26%) RESTful
5 61 (51.26%) BDD
6 59 (49.58%) .NET
7 54 (45.38%) ASP.NET
8 47 (39.50%) JavaScript
9 46 (38.66%) ASP.NET MVC
10 44 (36.97%) ASP.NET Web API
11 42 (35.29%) Entity Framework
11 42 (35.29%) .NET Framework
12 41 (34.45%) Scrum
12 41 (34.45%) Web Application Development
12 41 (34.45%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 35 (29.41%) NoSQL
14 33 (27.73%) Ruby
14 33 (27.73%) Git (software)
15 32 (26.89%) WCF
15 32 (26.89%) Web Services
15 32 (26.89%) Microsoft
15 32 (26.89%) Node.js
15 32 (26.89%) SQL Server 2014
15 32 (26.89%) Code First Entity Framework
16 30 (25.21%) T-SQL
17 29 (24.37%) Test Automation
18 28 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
18 28 (23.53%) NUnit
18 28 (23.53%) Web Design

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 4 (3.36%) MS Exchange
2 3 (2.52%) Apache
2 3 (2.52%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.68%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.84%) SAS
4 1 (0.84%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (5.04%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (9.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (6.72%) Office 365
3 4 (3.36%) SaaS
4 1 (0.84%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.36%) Remote Desktop
1 4 (3.36%) SAN
2 3 (2.52%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.84%) Skype
3 1 (0.84%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (29.41%) NoSQL
2 32 (26.89%) SQL Server 2014
3 10 (8.40%) MongoDB
4 9 (7.56%) SQL Server 2016
4 9 (7.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (6.72%) RavenDB
6 5 (4.20%) MySQL
6 5 (4.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (2.52%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (2.52%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (2.52%) Power BI
8 2 (1.68%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.84%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (0.84%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.84%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.84%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.84%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (0.84%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.84%) Redis
Development Applications
1 33 (27.73%) Git (software)
2 28 (23.53%) NUnit
3 5 (4.20%) JIRA
4 2 (1.68%) JUnit
4 2 (1.68%) Selenium
5 1 (0.84%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (3.36%) Marketing
2 2 (1.68%) Advertising
3 1 (0.84%) Finance
Job Titles
1 95 (79.83%) Developer
2 55 (46.22%) .NET Developer
3 27 (22.69%) C# Developer
4 26 (21.85%) Software Developer
5 13 (10.92%) C# Software Developer
6 10 (8.40%) SQL Developer
7 9 (7.56%) .NET Software Developer
8 7 (5.88%) Analyst
8 7 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
8 7 (5.88%) Full Stack Developer
9 6 (5.04%) ASP.NET Developer
9 6 (5.04%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 6 (5.04%) IT Manager
9 6 (5.04%) SQL Server Developer
10 5 (4.20%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 5 (4.20%) Support Analyst
11 4 (3.36%) IT Technician
12 3 (2.52%) Operations Manager
12 3 (2.52%) Technical Support
12 3 (2.52%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (51.26%) RESTful
2 59 (49.58%) .NET
3 54 (45.38%) ASP.NET
4 46 (38.66%) ASP.NET MVC
5 44 (36.97%) ASP.NET Web API
6 42 (35.29%) .NET Framework
6 42 (35.29%) Entity Framework
7 41 (34.45%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 32 (26.89%) Code First Entity Framework
8 32 (26.89%) Node.js
8 32 (26.89%) WCF
8 32 (26.89%) Web Services
9 28 (23.53%) HTML
10 26 (21.85%) CSS
11 19 (15.97%) AngularJS
12 10 (8.40%) XML
13 9 (7.56%) HTML5
13 9 (7.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 8 (6.72%) CSS3
15 3 (2.52%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (0.84%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (0.84%) Driving Licence
1 1 (0.84%) User Experience
1 1 (0.84%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 15 (12.61%) Windows
2 8 (6.72%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (5.88%) Windows Server
4 5 (4.20%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (3.36%) Linux
6 2 (1.68%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.84%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (68.91%) MVC
2 78 (65.55%) Agile Software Development
3 65 (54.62%) TDD
4 61 (51.26%) BDD
5 41 (34.45%) Scrum
5 41 (34.45%) Web Application Development
6 29 (24.37%) Test Automation
7 28 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
7 28 (23.53%) SOLID
7 28 (23.53%) Web Design
8 24 (20.17%) Unit Testing
9 7 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (5.04%) Project Management
10 6 (5.04%) Statistics
11 5 (4.20%) ITIL
12 4 (3.36%) Customer Requirements
12 4 (3.36%) Data Analysis
12 4 (3.36%) Service Delivery
12 4 (3.36%) Software Engineering
12 4 (3.36%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 85 (71.43%) C#
2 47 (39.50%) JavaScript
3 33 (27.73%) Ruby
4 30 (25.21%) T-SQL
5 28 (23.53%) SQL
6 7 (5.88%) Java
7 6 (5.04%) VB.NET
8 4 (3.36%) PHP
9 3 (2.52%) Delphi
10 1 (0.84%) C++
10 1 (0.84%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.84%) Python
10 1 (0.84%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.84%) VB
10 1 (0.84%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.52%) GDPR
2 1 (0.84%) QA
System Software
1 8 (6.72%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.84%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.84%) Docker Swarm
1 1 (0.84%) Kubernetes
1 1 (0.84%) Mesos
1 1 (0.84%) Rancher
Vendors
1 32 (26.89%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.20%) VMware
3 4 (3.36%) Oracle
4 3 (2.52%) Talend
5 2 (1.68%) SAP
6 1 (0.84%) Avaya
6 1 (0.84%) Facebook
6 1 (0.84%) Oneserve
6 1 (0.84%) Xamarin