Period
to 10 December 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 10 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
South West > Devon
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 31 5 9
Rank change year-on-year -26 +4 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 39 115 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 6.79% 21.22% 20.52%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 22.41% 52.75% 53.40%
Number of salaries quoted 33 102 142
Devon median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +28.57% -6.67%
10th Percentile £26,350 £26,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £47,500 £55,000 £47,500
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year - +3.90% +2.67%

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 174 218 294
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 30.31% 40.22% 38.43%
Number of salaries quoted 156 193 266
Devon median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £24,250 £28,800 £26,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £56,875
South West median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% -2.44% +5.13%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 -25 20 £42,000 -10.64% 16
Plymouth -10 14 £36,000 -4.00% 6
Ivybridge - 1 £32,500 -
Newton Abbot - 1 £24,000 -
SQL Server
South West

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 25 (64.10%) C#
1 25 (64.10%) .NET
2 21 (53.85%) JavaScript
2 21 (53.85%) MVC
3 20 (51.28%) Microsoft
4 15 (38.46%) SQL
5 14 (35.90%) Windows
6 13 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (28.21%) HTML
7 11 (28.21%) ASP.NET
7 11 (28.21%) Microsoft Azure
8 10 (25.64%) CSS
8 10 (25.64%) C++
9 9 (23.08%) Java
9 9 (23.08%) PHP
9 9 (23.08%) VB
9 9 (23.08%) Xamarin
10 8 (20.51%) VB.NET
10 8 (20.51%) Degree
11 7 (17.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 7 (17.95%) AngularJS
11 7 (17.95%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7 (17.95%) Problem-Solving
12 6 (15.38%) Windows Server
12 6 (15.38%) Git (software)
12 6 (15.38%) Office 365
12 6 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
12 6 (15.38%) Active Directory
12 6 (15.38%) 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 1 (2.56%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (2.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (2.56%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 11 (28.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (15.38%) Office 365
3 1 (2.56%) PaaS
3 1 (2.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.82%) Intranet
2 1 (2.56%) ADSL
2 1 (2.56%) Hyperconnected
2 1 (2.56%) Internet
2 1 (2.56%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (2.56%) VoIP
2 1 (2.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (12.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (10.26%) MySQL
4 3 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (7.69%) Power BI
4 3 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (5.13%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.56%) Big Data
6 1 (2.56%) Electronic Patient Records
6 1 (2.56%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.56%) NonStop SQL
6 1 (2.56%) OLTP
6 1 (2.56%) Qlik Sense
6 1 (2.56%) QlikView
6 1 (2.56%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 6 (15.38%) Git (software)
2 3 (7.69%) AccuRev
2 3 (7.69%) JIRA
2 3 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.56%) TeamCity
3 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (2.56%) Advertising
1 1 (2.56%) Back Office
1 1 (2.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (66.67%) Developer
2 13 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 13 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 11 (28.21%) C# .NET Developer
4 9 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 8 (20.51%) Software Developer
6 6 (15.38%) Lead Developer
6 6 (15.38%) SQL Developer
7 5 (12.82%) ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (12.82%) IT Engineer
7 5 (12.82%) JavaScript Developer
8 4 (10.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (10.26%) C# VB.NET Developer
8 4 (10.26%) Lead .NET Developer
8 4 (10.26%) Lead C# Developer
8 4 (10.26%) VB.NET Developer
9 3 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 2 (5.13%) C Developer
10 2 (5.13%) C++ Software Developer
10 2 (5.13%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (64.10%) .NET
2 11 (28.21%) ASP.NET
2 11 (28.21%) HTML
3 10 (25.64%) CSS
4 7 (17.95%) AngularJS
4 7 (17.95%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (12.82%) .NET Framework
5 5 (12.82%) jQuery
5 5 (12.82%) Middleware
6 4 (10.26%) CSS3
6 4 (10.26%) HTML5
6 4 (10.26%) XML
7 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (7.69%) Ext JS
7 3 (7.69%) JSON
7 3 (7.69%) Laravel
7 3 (7.69%) Qt
8 2 (5.13%) LINQ
8 2 (5.13%) RESTful
8 2 (5.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.69%) Algorithms
2 3 (7.69%) Data Structures
3 2 (5.13%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.56%) Grid Computing
4 1 (2.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (35.90%) Windows
2 6 (15.38%) Windows Server
3 5 (12.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (7.69%) Linux
4 3 (7.69%) Unix
5 2 (5.13%) Android
5 2 (5.13%) Windows 10
6 1 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (53.85%) MVC
2 13 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (17.95%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (12.82%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (12.82%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (12.82%) ETL
4 5 (12.82%) Identity Management
5 4 (10.26%) Data Analysis
5 4 (10.26%) Dependency Injection
5 4 (10.26%) Scrum
6 3 (7.69%) Computer Science
6 3 (7.69%) ETL Development
6 3 (7.69%) Inversion of Control
6 3 (7.69%) ITIL
6 3 (7.69%) Low Latency
6 3 (7.69%) TDD
6 3 (7.69%) Time Management
6 3 (7.69%) Waterfall
7 2 (5.13%) Data Modelling
7 2 (5.13%) OO
Programming Languages
1 25 (64.10%) C#
2 21 (53.85%) JavaScript
3 15 (38.46%) SQL
4 10 (25.64%) C++
5 9 (23.08%) Java
5 9 (23.08%) PHP
5 9 (23.08%) VB
6 8 (20.51%) VB.NET
7 6 (15.38%) T-SQL
8 4 (10.26%) Python
9 3 (7.69%) C
9 3 (7.69%) Delphi
10 1 (2.56%) Bash Shell
10 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
10 1 (2.56%) VB6
10 1 (2.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (20.51%) Degree
2 6 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (7.69%) MCPD
4 2 (5.13%) MCSE
5 1 (2.56%) MCITP
5 1 (2.56%) RHCE
5 1 (2.56%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 6 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.56%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (2.56%) Terminal Services
2 1 (2.56%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.56%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 5 (12.82%) SCCM
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (2.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 20 (51.28%) Microsoft
2 9 (23.08%) Xamarin
3 3 (7.69%) Sencha
4 2 (5.13%) Oracle
5 1 (2.56%) Cisco
5 1 (2.56%) Dell
5 1 (2.56%) EMC
5 1 (2.56%) Kaspersky
5 1 (2.56%) VMware