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 3 months to 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
South West > Devon
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 14 7
Rank change year-on-year +8 -7  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 72 61 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 22.36% 17.73% 19.79%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 64.29% 35.06% 50.68%
Number of salaries quoted 65 54 63
Devon median annual salary £40,000 £32,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.07% -1.51%  
10th Percentile £30,500 £25,285 £21,950
90th Percentile £55,000 £43,375 £41,250
South West median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year - +1.35%  

SQL Server is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Devon with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Devon
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 112 174 146
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Devon 34.78% 50.58% 39.04%
Number of salaries quoted 201 299 210
Devon median annual salary £38,500 £42,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.41% +18.05%  
10th Percentile £29,500 £26,250 £21,875
90th Percentile £52,500 £48,750 £90,000
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56%  

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 3 months to 29 June 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 3 months to 29 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter +11 47 £41,000 +25.19% 6
Plymouth -1 14 £36,750 +13.07% 3
Kingsbridge - 6 £52,500 -
Bideford - 1 £40,000 -
SQL Server
South West

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 77 (55.80%) .NET
2 71 (51.45%) C#
3 69 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 66 (47.83%) MVC
5 59 (42.75%) SQL
6 57 (41.30%) JavaScript
7 47 (34.06%) Microsoft
7 47 (34.06%) ASP.NET MVC
8 41 (29.71%) Agile Software Development
9 37 (26.81%) ASP.NET Web API
10 34 (24.64%) .NET Framework
10 34 (24.64%) HTML
11 31 (22.46%) Entity Framework
12 28 (20.29%) CSS
13 27 (19.57%) AngularJS
14 26 (18.84%) Scrum
15 24 (17.39%) T-SQL
15 24 (17.39%) SaaS
16 23 (16.67%) Web Services
17 21 (15.22%) TDD
17 21 (15.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 21 (15.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 21 (15.22%) Business Intelligence
17 21 (15.22%) User Experience
18 20 (14.49%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 20 (14.49%) Performance Tuning
19 19 (13.77%) VB
19 19 (13.77%) WCF
20 18 (13.04%) BDD
20 18 (13.04%) High Availability

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 9 (6.52%) SharePoint
2 8 (5.80%) BizTalk Server
2 8 (5.80%) LiveCycle
2 8 (5.80%) Oracle Spatial
3 7 (5.07%) MS Exchange
4 6 (4.35%) IIS
5 4 (2.90%) Apache
6 3 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (2.17%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.45%) CMS
8 1 (0.72%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.72%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.72%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.72%) Confluence
8 1 (0.72%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.72%) Oracle Coherence
8 1 (0.72%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (2.17%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (2.17%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 24 (17.39%) SaaS
2 13 (9.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.45%) Office 365
4 1 (0.72%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.35%) Internet
2 5 (3.62%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.17%) DNS
4 2 (1.45%) PBX
4 2 (1.45%) SMS
4 2 (1.45%) VPN
5 1 (0.72%) Firewall
5 1 (0.72%) Intranet
5 1 (0.72%) LAN
5 1 (0.72%) SAN
5 1 (0.72%) SNMP
5 1 (0.72%) WAN
5 1 (0.72%) Wireless
5 1 (0.72%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (15.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 21 (15.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 13 (9.42%) NoSQL
3 12 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (8.70%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (7.97%) SQL Server 2014
4 11 (7.97%) SQL Server 2016
5 10 (7.25%) Power BI
6 9 (6.52%) Oracle Database
6 9 (6.52%) Oracle Reports
7 8 (5.80%) BusinessObjects
8 7 (5.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 6 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (4.35%) Relational Database
10 5 (3.62%) RDBMS
11 4 (2.90%) MySQL
12 3 (2.17%) Big Data
12 3 (2.17%) Crystal Reports
12 3 (2.17%) QlikView
13 2 (1.45%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 16 (11.59%) Git (software)
2 10 (7.25%) Visual Studio
3 9 (6.52%) Oracle Forms
4 8 (5.80%) Oracle APEX
5 5 (3.62%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (2.17%) Selenium
6 3 (2.17%) SpecFlow
7 2 (1.45%) Jenkins
7 2 (1.45%) JIRA
7 2 (1.45%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.72%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.72%) TestRail
General
1 8 (5.80%) Games
2 4 (2.90%) Retail
3 3 (2.17%) Advertising
4 2 (1.45%) Finance
4 2 (1.45%) Publishing
5 1 (0.72%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 75 (54.35%) Developer
2 63 (45.65%) .NET Developer
3 35 (25.36%) C# Developer
4 34 (24.64%) C# .NET Developer
5 28 (20.29%) DBA
6 26 (18.84%) SQL DBA
7 22 (15.94%) SQL Server DBA
8 21 (15.22%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 19 (13.77%) Administrator
9 19 (13.77%) ASP.NET Developer
10 17 (12.32%) SQL Developer
11 14 (10.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 11 (7.97%) Software Developer
13 10 (7.25%) SQL Server Developer
14 9 (6.52%) Senior Developer
15 7 (5.07%) .NET Software Developer
15 7 (5.07%) Angular Developer
15 7 (5.07%) C# Software Developer
15 7 (5.07%) IT Support
16 6 (4.35%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (55.80%) .NET
2 69 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 47 (34.06%) ASP.NET MVC
4 37 (26.81%) ASP.NET Web API
5 34 (24.64%) .NET Framework
5 34 (24.64%) HTML
6 31 (22.46%) Entity Framework
7 28 (20.29%) CSS
8 27 (19.57%) AngularJS
9 23 (16.67%) Web Services
10 20 (14.49%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 19 (13.77%) WCF
12 17 (12.32%) RESTful
13 12 (8.70%) Code First Entity Framework
13 12 (8.70%) Node.js
14 11 (7.97%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 10 (7.25%) XHTML
15 10 (7.25%) XML
16 9 (6.52%) jQuery
16 9 (6.52%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 21 (15.22%) User Experience
2 13 (9.42%) Greenfield Project
3 8 (5.80%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.90%) Driving Licence
4 4 (2.90%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.17%) Clustering
5 3 (2.17%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.17%) Replication
6 2 (1.45%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.72%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.72%) CCTV
7 1 (0.72%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.72%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.72%) NHS
7 1 (0.72%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 15 (10.87%) Windows
2 8 (5.80%) Linux
3 7 (5.07%) Windows Server
4 6 (4.35%) Unix
5 5 (3.62%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (2.90%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.45%) Android
7 2 (1.45%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.45%) Windows 10
7 2 (1.45%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.45%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.72%) SUSE
8 1 (0.72%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (0.72%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.72%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (47.83%) MVC
2 41 (29.71%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (18.84%) Scrum
4 21 (15.22%) Business Intelligence
4 21 (15.22%) TDD
5 20 (14.49%) Performance Tuning
6 18 (13.04%) BDD
6 18 (13.04%) High Availability
7 17 (12.32%) Load Testing
8 16 (11.59%) Web Application Development
9 13 (9.42%) ETL
10 9 (6.52%) ITIL
10 9 (6.52%) Unit Testing
11 8 (5.80%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (5.80%) Data Visualisation
11 8 (5.80%) Visualisation
12 7 (5.07%) OO
13 6 (4.35%) Dependency Injection
14 5 (3.62%) E-Commerce
14 5 (3.62%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 71 (51.45%) C#
2 59 (42.75%) SQL
3 57 (41.30%) JavaScript
4 24 (17.39%) T-SQL
5 19 (13.77%) VB
6 17 (12.32%) VB.NET
7 13 (9.42%) Ruby
8 11 (7.97%) C++
9 10 (7.25%) PL/SQL
9 10 (7.25%) PowerShell
10 9 (6.52%) PHP
11 8 (5.80%) Delphi
11 8 (5.80%) VBScript
12 4 (2.90%) C
12 4 (2.90%) Java
12 4 (2.90%) VBA
13 2 (1.45%) Python
14 1 (0.72%) Embedded C
14 1 (0.72%) Progress 4GL
14 1 (0.72%) VB6
Qualifications
1 17 (12.32%) Degree
2 10 (7.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (3.62%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.62%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.17%) CCA
4 3 (2.17%) Citrix Certification
4 3 (2.17%) MCSE
4 3 (2.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.45%) MCSA
5 2 (1.45%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.72%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (10.87%) ISO 14001
1 15 (10.87%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.45%) QA
3 1 (0.72%) ISO 22301
3 1 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (7.97%) Active Directory
2 5 (3.62%) XenApp
3 4 (2.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (2.17%) XenDesktop
5 2 (1.45%) Forefront TMG
5 2 (1.45%) ISA Server
5 2 (1.45%) Terminal Services
5 2 (1.45%) XenServer
6 1 (0.72%) Docker
6 1 (0.72%) HDFS
6 1 (0.72%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.72%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.72%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 3 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (2.17%) Perfmon
2 2 (1.45%) Malwarebytes
2 2 (1.45%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (1.45%) Puppet
3 1 (0.72%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.72%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (0.72%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 47 (34.06%) Microsoft
2 17 (12.32%) Oracle
3 10 (7.25%) Xamarin
4 9 (6.52%) VMware
5 8 (5.80%) Adobe
5 8 (5.80%) Citrix
5 8 (5.80%) Salesforce.com
5 8 (5.80%) SAP
6 4 (2.90%) Cisco
7 3 (2.17%) HP
7 3 (2.17%) RedGate
8 2 (1.45%) arcserve
8 2 (1.45%) Dell
8 2 (1.45%) Sophos
8 2 (1.45%) Webroot
9 1 (0.72%) Symantec
Plymouth, Devon
Experis Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Newton Abbot, Devon
X4 Group
Salary: £20k - 25k per year + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Reed Technology
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Plymouth
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Reed Technology
Salary: £31000 - £33500 per annum + Excellent pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Plymouth
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £27000.00 - £34000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago