Period
to 25 April 2019

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 25 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
South West > Devon
6 months to
25 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 32 4 8
Rank change year-on-year -28 +4 +3
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 49 101 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 7.50% 19.35% 21.57%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 20.16% 56.42% 55.00%
Number of salaries quoted 42 82 141
Devon median annual salary £38,500 £47,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.09% +25.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £25,250 £27,825 £27,500
90th Percentile £47,500 £55,000 £47,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

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 243 179 280
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 37.21% 34.29% 39.22%
Number of salaries quoted 210 141 251
Devon median annual salary £45,000 £41,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.76% +10.81% +13.85%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £55,000 £53,750
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,750
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.29% +1.88%

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 25 April 2019.

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 25 April 2019. 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 -28 37 £40,000 -20.00% 10
Plymouth +6 5 £45,000 +12.50%
Newton Abbot -2 2 £32,500 +71.05%
SQL Server
South West

For the 6 months to 25 April 2019, 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 31 (63.27%) C#
1 31 (63.27%) .NET
2 24 (48.98%) JavaScript
2 24 (48.98%) MVC
3 23 (46.94%) ASP.NET
4 21 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (32.65%) SQL
6 15 (30.61%) HTML
7 14 (28.57%) Marketing
7 14 (28.57%) CSS
8 12 (24.49%) ETL
9 11 (22.45%) Visual Studio
9 11 (22.45%) Microsoft
10 10 (20.41%) Data Warehouse
10 10 (20.41%) T-SQL
10 10 (20.41%) Microsoft Azure
11 9 (18.37%) ASP.NET MVC
11 9 (18.37%) AngularJS
12 8 (16.33%) ASP.NET Web API
12 8 (16.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 7 (14.29%) Degree
13 7 (14.29%) Git (software)
13 7 (14.29%) Finance
13 7 (14.29%) Back Office
13 7 (14.29%) HTML5
13 7 (14.29%) CSS3
13 7 (14.29%) ETL Development
14 6 (12.24%) Dependency Injection
14 6 (12.24%) Business Intelligence
14 6 (12.24%) VB

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 6 (12.24%) IIS
2 4 (8.16%) ArcGIS
2 4 (8.16%) ArcSDE
2 4 (8.16%) GeoServer
2 4 (8.16%) Oracle Spatial
3 1 (2.04%) Apache
3 1 (2.04%) Confluence
3 1 (2.04%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (12.24%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (8.16%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (8.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 4 (8.16%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 10 (20.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (8.16%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (8.16%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (2.04%) Azure Data Factory
3 1 (2.04%) PaaS
3 1 (2.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.08%) Internet
2 1 (2.04%) DHCP
2 1 (2.04%) DNS
2 1 (2.04%) Firewall
2 1 (2.04%) Hyperconnected
2 1 (2.04%) LAN
2 1 (2.04%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.41%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (16.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (8.16%) Geospatial Data
3 4 (8.16%) GIS
3 4 (8.16%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (8.16%) Spatial Data
4 3 (6.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (6.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (4.08%) Power BI
6 1 (2.04%) Cosmos DB
6 1 (2.04%) MS Access
6 1 (2.04%) NonStop SQL
6 1 (2.04%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 11 (22.45%) Visual Studio
2 7 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 5 (10.20%) AccuRev
3 5 (10.20%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (4.08%) JIRA
5 1 (2.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (2.04%) Bitbucket
5 1 (2.04%) Grunt
5 1 (2.04%) gulp
5 1 (2.04%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 14 (28.57%) Marketing
2 7 (14.29%) Back Office
2 7 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 40 (81.63%) Developer
2 15 (30.61%) SQL Developer
3 13 (26.53%) C# Developer
4 12 (24.49%) .NET Developer
5 9 (18.37%) C# .NET Developer
6 7 (14.29%) Analyst
7 6 (12.24%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 6 (12.24%) Software Developer
7 6 (12.24%) SQL Server Developer
8 5 (10.20%) ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (10.20%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (10.20%) Data Analyst
8 5 (10.20%) Designer
8 5 (10.20%) Web Designer
8 5 (10.20%) Web Developer
8 5 (10.20%) Website Designer
8 5 (10.20%) Website Developer
9 4 (8.16%) GIS Analyst
9 4 (8.16%) GIS Data Analyst
10 3 (6.12%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (63.27%) .NET
2 23 (46.94%) ASP.NET
3 15 (30.61%) HTML
4 14 (28.57%) CSS
5 9 (18.37%) AngularJS
5 9 (18.37%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (16.33%) ASP.NET Web API
7 7 (14.29%) CSS3
7 7 (14.29%) HTML5
8 6 (12.24%) jQuery
8 6 (12.24%) XML
9 5 (10.20%) Web Services
10 2 (4.08%) .NET Core
10 2 (4.08%) ASP.NET Core
10 2 (4.08%) Node.js
10 2 (4.08%) REST
10 2 (4.08%) RESTful
10 2 (4.08%) Sass
11 1 (2.04%) React
11 1 (2.04%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.20%) Social Media
2 4 (8.16%) User Experience
3 3 (6.12%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.04%) Life Science
4 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.04%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.04%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.20%) Windows
2 1 (2.04%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (48.98%) MVC
2 21 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (24.49%) ETL
4 7 (14.29%) ETL Development
5 6 (12.24%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (12.24%) Dependency Injection
5 6 (12.24%) Web Development
6 5 (10.20%) Artificial Intelligence
6 5 (10.20%) Integration Testing
6 5 (10.20%) Inversion of Control
6 5 (10.20%) Low Latency
6 5 (10.20%) Machine Learning
6 5 (10.20%) OOP
6 5 (10.20%) SEO
6 5 (10.20%) Software Engineering
6 5 (10.20%) Thought Leadership
6 5 (10.20%) Visualisation
7 4 (8.16%) Break/Fix
7 4 (8.16%) Lead Generation
7 4 (8.16%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 31 (63.27%) C#
2 24 (48.98%) JavaScript
3 16 (32.65%) SQL
4 10 (20.41%) T-SQL
5 6 (12.24%) VB
6 4 (8.16%) TypeScript
7 2 (4.08%) Java
7 2 (4.08%) Python
7 2 (4.08%) R
8 1 (2.04%) C++
8 1 (2.04%) Perl
8 1 (2.04%) PHP
8 1 (2.04%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.04%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.04%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 11 (22.45%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.24%) Oracle
3 4 (8.16%) ESRI
3 4 (8.16%) Google
4 2 (4.08%) Atlassian
4 2 (4.08%) Xamarin
5 1 (2.04%) Tableau
5 1 (2.04%) VMware