Period
to 24 September 2018

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 24 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 20 13 20
Rank change year-on-year -7 +7 -8
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 193 243 261
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 11.56% 15.11% 12.29%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 40.63% 43.63% 39.31%
Number of salaries quoted 166 219 218
Gloucestershire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £26,500 £24,900 £25,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -

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 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 475 557 664
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 28.44% 34.64% 31.26%
Number of salaries quoted 402 486 519
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,750 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.65% -5.56% +11.11%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

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 24 September 2018.

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 24 September 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
Cheltenham -6 55 £45,000 +5.88% 5
Cirencester +2 39 £40,000 +18.52% 4
Gloucester -11 17 £46,000 +1.10% 9
Tewkesbury -2 14 £35,000 -17.65%
Berkeley 0 2 £30,000 +42.86%
Mitcheldean - 2 £34,000 - 1
Fairford - 2 £36,250 - 5
SQL Server
South West

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 101 (52.33%) C#
2 100 (51.81%) .NET
3 95 (49.22%) SQL
4 83 (43.01%) JavaScript
5 62 (32.12%) CSS
6 59 (30.57%) HTML
7 56 (29.02%) MySQL
7 56 (29.02%) Windows
7 56 (29.02%) Software Engineering
8 52 (26.94%) Microsoft
9 50 (25.91%) Agile Software Development
10 42 (21.76%) AngularJS
11 37 (19.17%) Scrum
11 37 (19.17%) ASP.NET
11 37 (19.17%) MVC
12 36 (18.65%) Security Cleared
13 33 (17.10%) Linux
14 32 (16.58%) Oracle
14 32 (16.58%) T-SQL
15 31 (16.06%) Java
15 31 (16.06%) REST
16 30 (15.54%) Git (software)
17 29 (15.03%) Kanban
18 28 (14.51%) Microsoft Azure
19 27 (13.99%) jQuery
19 27 (13.99%) Web Services
20 26 (13.47%) JIRA
20 26 (13.47%) PowerShell
21 25 (12.95%) Multithreading
21 25 (12.95%) Team Foundation Server

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 13 (6.74%) SharePoint
2 12 (6.22%) Apache Pig
3 8 (4.15%) CMS
4 7 (3.63%) ArcGIS
5 6 (3.11%) Drupal
6 4 (2.07%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (2.07%) IIS
6 4 (2.07%) WordPress
7 2 (1.04%) Apache
7 2 (1.04%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.52%) Confluence
8 1 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.52%) Moodle
8 1 (0.52%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.52%) Oracle 10gAS
8 1 (0.52%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (0.52%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.52%) Umbraco
Applications
1 9 (4.66%) Microsoft Excel
1 9 (4.66%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (2.59%) InfoPath
3 2 (1.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.52%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.52%) Oracle Utilities
Cloud Services
1 28 (14.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (11.40%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (6.74%) Amazon EC2
3 13 (6.74%) Amazon S3
4 12 (6.22%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 11 (5.70%) SaaS
6 6 (3.11%) Office 365
7 2 (1.04%) IaaS
7 2 (1.04%) PaaS
8 1 (0.52%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (0.52%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (0.52%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.52%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.52%) Azure Data Factory
8 1 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.52%) npm
8 1 (0.52%) Serverless
8 1 (0.52%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 21 (10.88%) TCP/IP
2 18 (9.33%) Firewall
3 12 (6.22%) HTTP
3 12 (6.22%) SSL
4 11 (5.70%) Internet
5 5 (2.59%) Network Security
5 5 (2.59%) SAN
6 4 (2.07%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (1.55%) DHCP
7 3 (1.55%) DNS
8 1 (0.52%) Intranet
8 1 (0.52%) VLAN
8 1 (0.52%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (29.02%) MySQL
2 22 (11.40%) SQL Server 2016
3 18 (9.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 17 (8.81%) SQL Server 2008
5 16 (8.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 14 (7.25%) Big Data
7 13 (6.74%) Amazon RDS
7 13 (6.74%) Hadoop
8 12 (6.22%) Apache Hive
8 12 (6.22%) PostgreSQL
9 11 (5.70%) MongoDB
9 11 (5.70%) SQL Server 2012
10 9 (4.66%) Relational Database
11 7 (3.63%) SQL Server 2014
12 6 (3.11%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (3.11%) RDBMS
13 5 (2.59%) BusinessObjects
13 5 (2.59%) GIS
13 5 (2.59%) Power BI
14 4 (2.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 30 (15.54%) Git (software)
2 26 (13.47%) JIRA
3 25 (12.95%) Team Foundation Server
4 20 (10.36%) Visual Studio
5 14 (7.25%) Bitbucket
6 13 (6.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 13 (6.74%) CodeSonar
6 13 (6.74%) git-flow
6 13 (6.74%) Robot Framework
6 13 (6.74%) Selenium
7 12 (6.22%) Eclipse
7 12 (6.22%) Liquibase
7 12 (6.22%) Maven
8 7 (3.63%) MSI
8 7 (3.63%) Octopus Deploy
8 7 (3.63%) WiX
9 4 (2.07%) TeamCity
10 2 (1.04%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 1 (0.52%) Oracle APEX
11 1 (0.52%) Oracle Forms
General
1 17 (8.81%) Finance
2 10 (5.18%) Marketing
3 5 (2.59%) Military
4 4 (2.07%) Aerospace
4 4 (2.07%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.55%) Games
6 2 (1.04%) Retail
7 1 (0.52%) Advertising
7 1 (0.52%) Law
Job Titles
1 105 (54.40%) Developer
2 30 (15.54%) .NET Developer
2 30 (15.54%) Software Developer
3 23 (11.92%) Software Engineer
4 21 (10.88%) Analyst
5 18 (9.33%) C# Developer
5 18 (9.33%) Graduate
6 17 (8.81%) Senior Developer
7 14 (7.25%) Java Developer
8 13 (6.74%) C# Software Engineer
8 13 (6.74%) Data Analyst
8 13 (6.74%) DBA
9 12 (6.22%) Junior
9 12 (6.22%) Senior Java Developer
10 11 (5.70%) C++ Software Engineer
10 11 (5.70%) Graduate Developer
10 11 (5.70%) Java Engineer
10 11 (5.70%) Java Software Engineer
11 10 (5.18%) C# .NET Developer
11 10 (5.18%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (51.81%) .NET
2 62 (32.12%) CSS
3 59 (30.57%) HTML
4 42 (21.76%) AngularJS
5 37 (19.17%) ASP.NET
6 31 (16.06%) REST
7 27 (13.99%) jQuery
7 27 (13.99%) Web Services
8 25 (12.95%) Spring MVC
9 24 (12.44%) .NET Framework
10 20 (10.36%) JSON
11 19 (9.84%) Node.js
11 19 (9.84%) SOAP
11 19 (9.84%) WPF
12 18 (9.33%) XML
13 17 (8.81%) ASP.NET MVC
13 17 (8.81%) RabbitMQ
14 16 (8.29%) RESTful
14 16 (8.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 13 (6.74%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 18 (9.33%) Self-Motivation
2 13 (6.74%) Greenfield Project
3 8 (4.15%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (4.15%) Embedded Systems
4 7 (3.63%) Computer Science
4 7 (3.63%) Driving Licence
4 7 (3.63%) Mobile App
5 6 (3.11%) User Experience
6 5 (2.59%) W3C
7 4 (2.07%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 4 (2.07%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (1.04%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.04%) Fintech
9 1 (0.52%) Cybercrime
9 1 (0.52%) Digital TV
9 1 (0.52%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.52%) Replication
9 1 (0.52%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 56 (29.02%) Windows
2 33 (17.10%) Linux
3 16 (8.29%) Windows Server
4 13 (6.74%) Android
4 13 (6.74%) Apple iOS
4 13 (6.74%) Mac OS X
5 5 (2.59%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.52%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (29.02%) Software Engineering
2 50 (25.91%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (19.17%) MVC
3 37 (19.17%) Scrum
4 29 (15.03%) Kanban
5 25 (12.95%) Multithreading
6 21 (10.88%) Web Application Development
7 18 (9.33%) Web Development
8 16 (8.29%) Business Intelligence
9 14 (7.25%) Test Automation
10 13 (6.74%) API Design
10 13 (6.74%) Cybersecurity
10 13 (6.74%) Ethical Hacking
10 13 (6.74%) Integration Testing
10 13 (6.74%) Penetration Testing
10 13 (6.74%) Problem-Solving
10 13 (6.74%) Reverse Engineering
10 13 (6.74%) TDD
11 12 (6.22%) Mentoring
11 12 (6.22%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 101 (52.33%) C#
2 95 (49.22%) SQL
3 83 (43.01%) JavaScript
4 32 (16.58%) T-SQL
5 31 (16.06%) Java
6 26 (13.47%) PowerShell
7 25 (12.95%) C++
8 24 (12.44%) PHP
9 20 (10.36%) C
10 16 (8.29%) VB.NET
11 15 (7.77%) Python
12 13 (6.74%) Objective-C
13 12 (6.22%) Bash Shell
14 11 (5.70%) TypeScript
15 7 (3.63%) VB
16 6 (3.11%) Ruby
16 6 (3.11%) XAML
17 4 (2.07%) F#
17 4 (2.07%) VC++
18 3 (1.55%) ES6
Qualifications
1 36 (18.65%) Security Cleared
2 24 (12.44%) Degree
3 19 (9.84%) DV Cleared
4 13 (6.74%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (6.22%) CCNA
5 12 (6.22%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (6.22%) CISSP
5 12 (6.22%) CompTIA Security+
5 12 (6.22%) GIAC
5 12 (6.22%) Linux+ Certification
5 12 (6.22%) MCSE
5 12 (6.22%) Network+ Certification
5 12 (6.22%) SANS
5 12 (6.22%) SSCP
6 8 (4.15%) SC Cleared
7 3 (1.55%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.04%) Computer Science Degree
9 1 (0.52%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.52%) MCSA
9 1 (0.52%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.52%) GDPR
1 1 (0.52%) HL7
1 1 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (0.52%) QA
1 1 (0.52%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (7.25%) Docker
2 13 (6.74%) vSphere
3 9 (4.66%) Active Directory
4 5 (2.59%) Hyper-V
5 4 (2.07%) BitLocker
5 4 (2.07%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.52%) ISA Server
6 1 (0.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (6.74%) Puppet
1 13 (6.74%) Salt
2 6 (3.11%) SCOM
3 5 (2.59%) SCCM
3 5 (2.59%) SCVMM
4 4 (2.07%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 4 (2.07%) Kibana
4 4 (2.07%) WSUS
5 2 (1.04%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.52%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.52%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (0.52%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.52%) Netcool
6 1 (0.52%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 1 (0.52%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.52%) Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.52%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 52 (26.94%) Microsoft
2 32 (16.58%) Oracle
3 13 (6.74%) Atlassian
4 8 (4.15%) Twitter
5 7 (3.63%) ESRI
6 5 (2.59%) SAP
7 4 (2.07%) McAfee
7 4 (2.07%) VMware
8 2 (1.04%) HP
8 2 (1.04%) Sage
8 2 (1.04%) Tableau
9 1 (0.52%) EMC
9 1 (0.52%) Meridio
9 1 (0.52%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.52%) Symantec
9 1 (0.52%) Veeam
9 1 (0.52%) Veritas
9 1 (0.52%) Zend