The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset 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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
South West / Dorset
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 21 15
Rank change year-on-year +13 -6  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 102 53 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 21.47% 10.08% 14.47%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 66.67% 32.72% 45.13%
Number of salaries quoted 96 51 73
Median salary £37,500 £39,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.84% +11.42%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,875 £24,750 £22,300
10% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £61,250 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 Dorset with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Dorset
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 153 162 195
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 32.21% 30.80% 32.07%
Number of salaries quoted 267 215 221
Median salary £35,000 £38,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.89% +8.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £24,800 £22,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £68,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

Job postings citing SQL Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Dorset.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in Dorset

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Dorset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server in Dorset.

Salary trend for SQL Server in Dorset

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Dorset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server in Dorset over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Dorset

SQL Server
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 28 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
Bournemouth +4 52 £36,250 -7.05% 12
Poole +25 31 £40,000 - 8
Wimborne 0 7 £42,500 +6.25%
Weymouth - 1 £24,000 - 1
SQL Server
South West

For the 6 months to 28 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 Dorset region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 150 (80.65%) C#
2 143 (76.88%) .NET
3 101 (54.30%) SQL
4 99 (53.23%) JavaScript
4 99 (53.23%) ASP.NET
5 94 (50.54%) MVC
6 83 (44.62%) HTML
6 83 (44.62%) ASP.NET MVC
7 82 (44.09%) CSS
8 80 (43.01%) Agile Software Development
9 52 (27.96%) TDD
9 52 (27.96%) .NET Framework
10 45 (24.19%) Web Development
11 42 (22.58%) jQuery
12 39 (20.97%) Microsoft
13 37 (19.89%) OO
13 37 (19.89%) WCF
14 33 (17.74%) Entity Framework
15 31 (16.67%) AngularJS
15 31 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
16 28 (15.05%) Windows
17 24 (12.90%) Finance
17 24 (12.90%) SQL Server 2016
18 23 (12.37%) SDLC
18 23 (12.37%) Relational Database
18 23 (12.37%) WPF
18 23 (12.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 21 (11.29%) KnockoutJS
19 21 (11.29%) Web Services
19 21 (11.29%) OOP

SQL Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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 12 (6.45%) IIS
2 7 (3.76%) CMS
3 6 (3.23%) Umbraco
4 5 (2.69%) MS Exchange
5 4 (2.15%) EPiServer
5 4 (2.15%) Sitecore CMS
5 4 (2.15%) Sitefinity
6 3 (1.61%) ColdFusion
7 1 (0.54%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 2 (1.08%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.08%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.54%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 18 (9.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.69%) Office 365
3 4 (2.15%) SaaS
4 1 (0.54%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (10.75%) Internet
2 6 (3.23%) HTTP
3 2 (1.08%) DHCP
3 2 (1.08%) DNS
3 2 (1.08%) Firewall
3 2 (1.08%) LAN
3 2 (1.08%) VPN
3 2 (1.08%) WAN
4 1 (0.54%) Broadband
4 1 (0.54%) SSL
4 1 (0.54%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (12.90%) SQL Server 2016
2 23 (12.37%) Relational Database
2 23 (12.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 18 (9.68%) MySQL
4 13 (6.99%) SQL Server 2008
5 12 (6.45%) NoSQL
5 12 (6.45%) SQL Server 2005
6 10 (5.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (4.84%) FileMaker
8 7 (3.76%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (3.76%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (3.76%) SQL Server 2014
9 5 (2.69%) Crystal Reports
9 5 (2.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (2.15%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (1.61%) BusinessObjects
11 3 (1.61%) Cognos Impromptu
11 3 (1.61%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 3 (1.61%) MongoDB
11 3 (1.61%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 15 (8.06%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (7.53%) Git (software)
2 14 (7.53%) JIRA
3 13 (6.99%) NUnit
4 6 (3.23%) MSBuild
4 6 (3.23%) TeamCity
5 5 (2.69%) MSTest
6 4 (2.15%) Visual Studio
7 2 (1.08%) Selenium
8 1 (0.54%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.54%) JUnit
8 1 (0.54%) Maven
8 1 (0.54%) Moq
8 1 (0.54%) Rhino Mocks
8 1 (0.54%) Subversion
General
1 24 (12.90%) Finance
2 11 (5.91%) Marketing
3 9 (4.84%) Retail
4 7 (3.76%) Banking
4 7 (3.76%) Electronics
4 7 (3.76%) Games
5 6 (3.23%) Investment Banking
5 6 (3.23%) Music Industry
6 2 (1.08%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.54%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 152 (81.72%) Developer
2 91 (48.92%) .NET Developer
3 68 (36.56%) C# Developer
4 54 (29.03%) C# .NET Developer
5 48 (25.81%) Software Developer
6 32 (17.20%) C# Software Developer
7 30 (16.13%) .NET Software Developer
8 23 (12.37%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 20 (10.75%) Senior Developer
9 20 (10.75%) Software Engineer
10 19 (10.22%) ASP.NET Developer
11 18 (9.68%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 17 (9.14%) C# Software Engineer
12 17 (9.14%) SQL Developer
12 17 (9.14%) Web Developer
13 11 (5.91%) Senior .NET Developer
13 11 (5.91%) Senior C# Developer
13 11 (5.91%) Windows Engineer
14 10 (5.38%) C# Web Developer
15 9 (4.84%) Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 143 (76.88%) .NET
2 99 (53.23%) ASP.NET
3 83 (44.62%) ASP.NET MVC
3 83 (44.62%) HTML
4 82 (44.09%) CSS
5 52 (27.96%) .NET Framework
6 42 (22.58%) jQuery
7 37 (19.89%) WCF
8 33 (17.74%) Entity Framework
9 31 (16.67%) AngularJS
9 31 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
10 23 (12.37%) WPF
11 21 (11.29%) KnockoutJS
11 21 (11.29%) Web Services
12 20 (10.75%) NHibernate
13 15 (8.06%) XML
14 14 (7.53%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 13 (6.99%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 11 (5.91%) Ajax
17 10 (5.38%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 19 (10.22%) Greenfield Project
2 14 (7.53%) User Experience
3 11 (5.91%) Management Information System
4 6 (3.23%) Learning Management System
5 5 (2.69%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.61%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.61%) Replication
7 2 (1.08%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.54%) PlayStation
8 1 (0.54%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 28 (15.05%) Windows
2 7 (3.76%) Android
2 7 (3.76%) Apple iOS
3 4 (2.15%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.08%) Linux
4 2 (1.08%) Windows Phone
4 2 (1.08%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (1.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.54%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (50.54%) MVC
2 80 (43.01%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (27.96%) TDD
4 45 (24.19%) Web Development
5 37 (19.89%) OO
6 23 (12.37%) SDLC
7 21 (11.29%) OOP
8 20 (10.75%) Dependency Injection
8 20 (10.75%) Software Engineering
9 16 (8.60%) BDD
10 14 (7.53%) OOD
10 14 (7.53%) UML
10 14 (7.53%) Web Application Development
11 13 (6.99%) Multithreading
12 9 (4.84%) Continuous Improvement
12 9 (4.84%) Data Analysis
12 9 (4.84%) Logistics
12 9 (4.84%) Process Improvement
13 8 (4.30%) Domain-Driven Design
13 8 (4.30%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 150 (80.65%) C#
2 101 (54.30%) SQL
3 99 (53.23%) JavaScript
4 20 (10.75%) PHP
5 14 (7.53%) Java
6 13 (6.99%) T-SQL
7 7 (3.76%) R
7 7 (3.76%) Ruby
8 6 (3.23%) VB.NET
9 5 (2.69%) VB
10 4 (2.15%) PL/SQL
10 4 (2.15%) TypeScript
11 3 (1.61%) Apple Swift
11 3 (1.61%) C++
11 3 (1.61%) Objective-C
12 2 (1.08%) Delphi
12 2 (1.08%) VB6
13 1 (0.54%) C
13 1 (0.54%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.54%) X++
Qualifications
1 17 (9.14%) Degree
2 5 (2.69%) Computer Science Degree
2 5 (2.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.54%) HND
System Software
1 2 (1.08%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.54%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (0.54%) AirWatch
1 1 (0.54%) MobiControl
1 1 (0.54%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 39 (20.97%) Microsoft
2 15 (8.06%) Oracle
3 5 (2.69%) VMware
4 4 (2.15%) Sitecore
5 2 (1.08%) SAP
5 2 (1.08%) Sybase
5 2 (1.08%) Teradata
6 1 (0.54%) Citrix
6 1 (0.54%) SOTI
6 1 (0.54%) Telerik
Christchurch, Dorset
Oakstone Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Poole, Dorset
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £4000 - £40000 per annum + Pension + Bonus + Healthcare
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Poole, Dorset
Roc Search
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20,000 - 40,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Dorset
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Poole
Grafham Walbancke
Salary: £25,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Bluetownonline
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Weymouth
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Dorset
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 7 days ago
Poole
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 26 days ago
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Poole
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 23 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 23 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 23 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum + Package
Posted: 27 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £37000 - £42000 per annum + Package
Posted: 23 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 23 days ago
Poole
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Package
Posted: 23 days ago
Dorset
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 20 days ago