Period
to 21 October 2017

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

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Devon > Exeter
6 months to
21 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 11 7
Rank change year-on-year +3 -4 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 83 69 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Exeter 22.13% 15.51% 24.94%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 56.08% 33.82% 64.10%
Number of salaries quoted 78 60 91
Exeter median annual salary £45,000 £37,250 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.81% +3.47% +2.86%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £47,500 £42,000
Devon median annual salary £41,500 £34,000 £37,250
% change year-on-year +22.06% -8.72% +6.43%

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 Exeter with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Exeter
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 148 204 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Exeter 39.47% 45.84% 38.90%
Number of salaries quoted 133 187 128
Exeter median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +18.06% +2.86%
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,250 £21,763
90th Percentile £55,000 £61,500 £48,750
Devon median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,250
% change year-on-year +3.90% +9.22% +0.71%

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Exeter

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in Exeter

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Exeter

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

Salary trend for SQL Server in Exeter

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Exeter

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server in Exeter over the 6 months to 21 October 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Exeter

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 Exeter region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 56 (67.47%) C#
1 56 (67.47%) MVC
2 46 (55.42%) .NET
3 42 (50.60%) JavaScript
4 39 (46.99%) ASP.NET
5 35 (42.17%) Agile Software Development
6 33 (39.76%) ASP.NET Web API
7 28 (33.73%) TDD
8 27 (32.53%) HTML
8 27 (32.53%) ASP.NET MVC
9 26 (31.33%) Entity Framework
9 26 (31.33%) .NET Framework
10 25 (30.12%) SQL
10 25 (30.12%) CSS
11 24 (28.92%) Scrum
11 24 (28.92%) RESTful
12 23 (27.71%) BDD
12 23 (27.71%) T-SQL
12 23 (27.71%) Microsoft
13 22 (26.51%) AngularJS
14 20 (24.10%) Web Services
15 17 (20.48%) WCF
16 15 (18.07%) NoSQL
17 14 (16.87%) Test Automation
17 14 (16.87%) Unit Testing
18 13 (15.66%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 13 (15.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 12 (14.46%) XML
19 12 (14.46%) VB.NET
19 12 (14.46%) Ruby

SQL Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Exeter 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 (7.23%) SharePoint
2 5 (6.02%) Apache
3 4 (4.82%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (4.82%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.41%) IIS
5 1 (1.20%) CMS
5 1 (1.20%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.20%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.41%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (12.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (9.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.61%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.41%) SMS
3 1 (1.20%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (18.07%) NoSQL
2 13 (15.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (14.46%) SQL Server 2014
4 10 (12.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (7.23%) Power BI
6 4 (4.82%) MySQL
6 4 (4.82%) Relational Database
7 3 (3.61%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (3.61%) RDBMS
7 3 (3.61%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (2.41%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (1.20%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.20%) MongoDB
9 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2016
9 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (1.20%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 12 (14.46%) Git (software)
2 11 (13.25%) NUnit
3 7 (8.43%) JIRA
4 5 (6.02%) Talend Open Studio
5 4 (4.82%) Visual Studio
6 2 (2.41%) JUnit
6 2 (2.41%) Selenium
7 1 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.20%) TestRail
General
1 4 (4.82%) Marketing
2 2 (2.41%) Publishing
3 1 (1.20%) Advertising
3 1 (1.20%) Finance
Job Titles
1 59 (71.08%) Developer
2 37 (44.58%) .NET Developer
3 30 (36.14%) C# Developer
4 21 (25.30%) C# .NET Developer
5 16 (19.28%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 15 (18.07%) SQL Developer
7 13 (15.66%) Software Developer
8 10 (12.05%) Analyst
8 10 (12.05%) ASP.NET Developer
8 10 (12.05%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 9 (10.84%) SQL Server Developer
10 8 (9.64%) DBA
11 7 (8.43%) C# Software Developer
11 7 (8.43%) SQL DBA
12 6 (7.23%) .NET Software Developer
12 6 (7.23%) Full Stack Developer
12 6 (7.23%) Tester
13 5 (6.02%) Administrator
13 5 (6.02%) Support Analyst
13 5 (6.02%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (55.42%) .NET
2 39 (46.99%) ASP.NET
3 33 (39.76%) ASP.NET Web API
4 27 (32.53%) ASP.NET MVC
4 27 (32.53%) HTML
5 26 (31.33%) .NET Framework
5 26 (31.33%) Entity Framework
6 25 (30.12%) CSS
7 24 (28.92%) RESTful
8 22 (26.51%) AngularJS
9 20 (24.10%) Web Services
10 17 (20.48%) WCF
11 13 (15.66%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 12 (14.46%) Code First Entity Framework
12 12 (14.46%) Node.js
12 12 (14.46%) XML
13 6 (7.23%) HTML5
14 5 (6.02%) XSLT
15 4 (4.82%) Angular 2
15 4 (4.82%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.84%) User Experience
2 2 (2.41%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.20%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.20%) Clustering
3 1 (1.20%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (1.20%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.23%) Linux
1 6 (7.23%) Windows
2 1 (1.20%) Android
2 1 (1.20%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (67.47%) MVC
2 35 (42.17%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (33.73%) TDD
4 24 (28.92%) Scrum
5 23 (27.71%) BDD
6 14 (16.87%) Test Automation
6 14 (16.87%) Unit Testing
7 12 (14.46%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (14.46%) Web Application Development
8 11 (13.25%) SOLID
8 11 (13.25%) Web Design
9 8 (9.64%) Performance Tuning
10 7 (8.43%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (7.23%) Customer Requirements
12 5 (6.02%) High Availability
12 5 (6.02%) ITIL
12 5 (6.02%) Project Management
12 5 (6.02%) Service Delivery
13 4 (4.82%) ETL
13 4 (4.82%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 56 (67.47%) C#
2 42 (50.60%) JavaScript
3 25 (30.12%) SQL
4 23 (27.71%) T-SQL
5 12 (14.46%) Ruby
5 12 (14.46%) VB.NET
6 8 (9.64%) PHP
7 5 (6.02%) Java
7 5 (6.02%) VB
8 4 (4.82%) C++
8 4 (4.82%) Delphi
9 1 (1.20%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.20%) C
9 1 (1.20%) Python
9 1 (1.20%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (3.61%) Degree
2 1 (1.20%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.82%) ISO 14001
1 4 (4.82%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.20%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 23 (27.71%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.02%) Talend
3 4 (4.82%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (4.82%) Xamarin
4 3 (3.61%) Oneserve
4 3 (3.61%) Oracle
5 2 (2.41%) Logi
5 2 (2.41%) Logi Analytics
5 2 (2.41%) VMware
6 1 (1.20%) Tableau