Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 24 16
Rank change year-on-year +14 -8 -9
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 255 230 317
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 17.16% 10.15% 15.48%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 49.90% 33.43% 48.92%
Number of salaries quoted 229 198 291
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25% +8.11%
10th Percentile £24,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £54,650 £52,725 £52,500
South West median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +3.90% +2.67% +1.35%

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Gloucestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 511 688 648
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 34.39% 30.35% 31.64%
Number of salaries quoted 434 571 516
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £25,250 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £63,750 £65,000
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,500 £38,825
% change year-on-year -1.23% +4.31% +3.53%

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in Gloucestershire

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for SQL Server in Gloucestershire

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Gloucestershire

SQL Server
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
Cheltenham +11 80 £45,000 +20.00% 9
Cirencester -4 53 £40,000 +23.08% 1
Gloucester +26 38 £46,000 +31.43% 1
Tewkesbury +9 8 £46,250 +8.82% 1
Stroud +1 5 £27,500 -36.42%
Berkeley - 1 £21,000 -
Lydney - 1 £35,000 -
Chipping Campden - 1 - -
SQL Server
South West

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 123 (48.24%) SQL
2 110 (43.14%) C#
3 106 (41.57%) .NET
4 86 (33.73%) JavaScript
5 85 (33.33%) Windows
6 82 (32.16%) ASP.NET
7 81 (31.76%) HTML
8 80 (31.37%) CSS
9 74 (29.02%) MVC
10 72 (28.24%) Microsoft Azure
11 71 (27.84%) Agile Software Development
12 62 (24.31%) Analytical Skills
13 61 (23.92%) T-SQL
14 59 (23.14%) Business Intelligence
14 59 (23.14%) Microsoft
15 57 (22.35%) Degree
16 53 (20.78%) Active Directory
16 53 (20.78%) Windows Server
17 49 (19.22%) Git (software)
18 45 (17.65%) SharePoint
19 43 (16.86%) ASP.NET Web API
20 41 (16.08%) Web Services
21 39 (15.29%) Finance
21 39 (15.29%) PowerShell
22 36 (14.12%) ASP.NET Web Forms
22 36 (14.12%) MySQL
23 35 (13.73%) IIS
23 35 (13.73%) Amazon AWS
23 35 (13.73%) HTML5
24 34 (13.33%) WCF

SQL Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 45 (17.65%) SharePoint
2 35 (13.73%) IIS
3 14 (5.49%) Apache
4 13 (5.10%) Tomcat
4 13 (5.10%) WebLogic
5 12 (4.71%) Anypoint
5 12 (4.71%) GlassFish
5 12 (4.71%) Mule ESB
5 12 (4.71%) WebSphere
6 11 (4.31%) Confluence
6 11 (4.31%) MS Exchange
7 10 (3.92%) Mule
8 7 (2.75%) Exchange Server 2007
9 5 (1.96%) SharePoint Server
10 4 (1.57%) Apache Pig
10 4 (1.57%) Skype for Business
11 3 (1.18%) CMS
11 3 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2013
11 3 (1.18%) SAS
12 2 (0.78%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 33 (12.94%) Microsoft Excel
2 16 (6.27%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (1.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (1.18%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.18%) SPSS
4 1 (0.39%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 9 (3.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.18%) Magento
3 2 (0.78%) FastStats
3 2 (0.78%) FastStats PeopleStage
3 2 (0.78%) Unit4 Business World
4 1 (0.39%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 72 (28.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 35 (13.73%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (7.06%) Office 365
3 18 (7.06%) SaaS
4 12 (4.71%) IaaS
5 6 (2.35%) Amazon S3
6 5 (1.96%) PaaS
7 2 (0.78%) Pure360
7 2 (0.78%) Silverpop
8 1 (0.39%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.39%) Azure Data Factory
8 1 (0.39%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
8 1 (0.39%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 27 (10.59%) Firewall
2 17 (6.67%) Intrusion Detection
2 17 (6.67%) Network Security
3 14 (5.49%) SMS
4 12 (4.71%) DNS
5 10 (3.92%) Internet
5 10 (3.92%) SSL
6 9 (3.53%) DHCP
7 5 (1.96%) SAN
8 4 (1.57%) HTTP
8 4 (1.57%) Remote Desktop
8 4 (1.57%) SMTP
8 4 (1.57%) TCP/IP
9 3 (1.18%) NAS
10 1 (0.39%) Fibre Channel
10 1 (0.39%) iSCSI
10 1 (0.39%) LAN
10 1 (0.39%) NetScaler
10 1 (0.39%) VPN
10 1 (0.39%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (14.12%) MySQL
2 30 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
3 27 (10.59%) BusinessObjects
4 26 (10.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 25 (9.80%) SQL Server 2016
6 23 (9.02%) Data Warehouse
7 20 (7.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 18 (7.06%) RDBMS
8 18 (7.06%) Relational Database
9 15 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
9 15 (5.88%) SQL Server 2014
10 13 (5.10%) MongoDB
11 12 (4.71%) Power BI
11 12 (4.71%) SQL Server 2008
12 11 (4.31%) Qlik Sense
13 8 (3.14%) Azure SQL Database
14 7 (2.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 6 (2.35%) QlikView
16 5 (1.96%) Big Data
16 5 (1.96%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 49 (19.22%) Git (software)
2 19 (7.45%) Visual Studio
3 18 (7.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 18 (7.06%) JIRA
4 16 (6.27%) ERwin
5 12 (4.71%) Eclipse
5 12 (4.71%) Gradle
5 12 (4.71%) Maven
5 12 (4.71%) SoapUI
6 10 (3.92%) Cucumber
6 10 (3.92%) JUnit
7 8 (3.14%) Selenium
7 8 (3.14%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (1.57%) Bitbucket
8 4 (1.57%) CodeSonar
8 4 (1.57%) git-flow
8 4 (1.57%) NCover
8 4 (1.57%) NUnit
8 4 (1.57%) Octopus Deploy
8 4 (1.57%) Robot Framework
General
1 39 (15.29%) Finance
2 12 (4.71%) Retail
3 11 (4.31%) Marketing
4 5 (1.96%) Advertising
5 1 (0.39%) Automotive
5 1 (0.39%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 121 (47.45%) Developer
2 51 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 49 (19.22%) Analyst
4 35 (13.73%) C# Developer
5 30 (11.76%) Data Analyst
6 26 (10.20%) Software Developer
7 24 (9.41%) C# .NET Developer
8 22 (8.63%) Senior Developer
8 22 (8.63%) Software Engineer
9 19 (7.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 16 (6.27%) Senior .NET Developer
11 15 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Analyst
12 13 (5.10%) ASP.NET Developer
13 11 (4.31%) Administrator
13 11 (4.31%) Cloud Engineer
13 11 (4.31%) DBA
13 11 (4.31%) SQL DBA
14 10 (3.92%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
14 10 (3.92%) SQL Developer
15 9 (3.53%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (41.57%) .NET
2 82 (32.16%) ASP.NET
3 81 (31.76%) HTML
4 80 (31.37%) CSS
5 43 (16.86%) ASP.NET Web API
6 41 (16.08%) Web Services
7 36 (14.12%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 35 (13.73%) HTML5
9 34 (13.33%) AngularJS
9 34 (13.33%) WCF
10 31 (12.16%) .NET Framework
10 31 (12.16%) XML
11 25 (9.80%) CSS3
11 25 (9.80%) jQuery
11 25 (9.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 21 (8.24%) JSON
12 21 (8.24%) LESS
13 18 (7.06%) ASP.NET MVC
14 17 (6.67%) REST
14 17 (6.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 62 (24.31%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (6.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 14 (5.49%) Greenfield Project
4 9 (3.53%) Hybrid Cloud
5 8 (3.14%) iSeries
6 7 (2.75%) AS400
7 5 (1.96%) N-Tier
8 4 (1.57%) Public Cloud
9 3 (1.18%) iPhone
9 3 (1.18%) User Experience
10 2 (0.78%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.78%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.39%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.39%) Cyber Warfare
11 1 (0.39%) Driving Licence
11 1 (0.39%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 85 (33.33%) Windows
2 53 (20.78%) Windows Server
3 33 (12.94%) Windows Server 2012
4 23 (9.02%) Linux
5 15 (5.88%) Windows 10
6 11 (4.31%) Android
7 10 (3.92%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (3.14%) Apple iOS
9 4 (1.57%) Mac OS X
9 4 (1.57%) Solaris
10 3 (1.18%) CentOS
10 3 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (1.18%) Unix
10 3 (1.18%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.39%) HPUX
11 1 (0.39%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (0.39%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.39%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (29.02%) MVC
2 71 (27.84%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (23.14%) Business Intelligence
4 30 (11.76%) ITIL
4 30 (11.76%) Service Management
5 28 (10.98%) Data Analysis
6 27 (10.59%) TDD
7 26 (10.20%) Software Engineering
8 24 (9.41%) Proactive Management
8 24 (9.41%) Service Delivery
9 23 (9.02%) BDD
9 23 (9.02%) ITIL V3
9 23 (9.02%) ITSM
9 23 (9.02%) Problem Management
10 22 (8.63%) Migration
10 22 (8.63%) Scrum
10 22 (8.63%) Web Development
11 19 (7.45%) Test Automation
12 18 (7.06%) Data Modelling
13 16 (6.27%) Network Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 123 (48.24%) SQL
2 110 (43.14%) C#
3 86 (33.73%) JavaScript
4 61 (23.92%) T-SQL
5 39 (15.29%) PowerShell
6 28 (10.98%) PHP
7 22 (8.63%) Java
8 12 (4.71%) Groovy
8 12 (4.71%) XPath
9 8 (3.14%) RPG
9 8 (3.14%) RPG IV
10 6 (2.35%) C++
10 6 (2.35%) Python
10 6 (2.35%) VB
11 4 (1.57%) Bash Shell
11 4 (1.57%) C
11 4 (1.57%) Objective-C
11 4 (1.57%) VB.NET
12 3 (1.18%) Perl
12 3 (1.18%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 57 (22.35%) Degree
2 30 (11.76%) Security Cleared
3 29 (11.37%) DV Cleared
4 15 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (5.10%) MCSE
6 11 (4.31%) Numerate Degree
7 5 (1.96%) CCNA
7 5 (1.96%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (1.57%) MCSA
8 4 (1.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (1.18%) CISSP
9 3 (1.18%) GIAC
9 3 (1.18%) HNC
9 3 (1.18%) HND
9 3 (1.18%) Linux+ Certification
9 3 (1.18%) MCP
9 3 (1.18%) Network+ Certification
9 3 (1.18%) SANS
9 3 (1.18%) Security+ Certification
9 3 (1.18%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.18%) QA
3 1 (0.39%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.39%) SLA
System Software
1 53 (20.78%) Active Directory
2 22 (8.63%) Hyper-V
3 19 (7.45%) Virtual Desktop
4 9 (3.53%) BitLocker
5 7 (2.75%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (2.75%) vSphere
6 5 (1.96%) Docker
7 2 (0.78%) XenApp
7 2 (0.78%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.39%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (0.39%) DFS Replication
8 1 (0.39%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.39%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.39%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 26 (10.20%) SCCM
2 12 (4.71%) SCOM
3 11 (4.31%) SCVMM
4 10 (3.92%) CloudHub
5 8 (3.14%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 8 (3.14%) HAProxy
6 5 (1.96%) Puppet
7 4 (1.57%) Salt
8 2 (0.78%) SCDPM
8 2 (0.78%) SCOrch
8 2 (0.78%) SCSM
9 1 (0.39%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.39%) Cisco CUCM
9 1 (0.39%) Failover Clustering
9 1 (0.39%) McAfee ePO
9 1 (0.39%) Nagios
9 1 (0.39%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.39%) OpenView
9 1 (0.39%) Red Hat Satellite
9 1 (0.39%) WSUS
Vendors
1 59 (23.14%) Microsoft
2 30 (11.76%) Oracle
3 18 (7.06%) McAfee
4 13 (5.10%) IBM
4 13 (5.10%) Tableau
4 13 (5.10%) VMware
5 10 (3.92%) MuleSoft
6 6 (2.35%) Twitter
7 4 (1.57%) Red Hat
8 3 (1.18%) Cisco
8 3 (1.18%) Citrix
8 3 (1.18%) Cognos
8 3 (1.18%) Dell
8 3 (1.18%) HP
9 2 (0.78%) Apteco
9 2 (0.78%) ArcSight
9 2 (0.78%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.39%) F5
10 1 (0.39%) Lumension
10 1 (0.39%) Xamarin