Period
to 16 July 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 16 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 20 17 18
Rank change year-on-year -3 +1 -10
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 203 229 278
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 12.12% 13.42% 13.30%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 41.86% 38.75% 43.44%
Number of salaries quoted 176 206 227
Gloucestershire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -3.85% -2.50%
10th Percentile £26,375 £25,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £52,500 £51,250
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 485 591 640
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 28.96% 34.64% 30.62%
Number of salaries quoted 407 519 478
Gloucestershire median annual salary £46,000 £42,500 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.24% -2.86% +9.38%
10th Percentile £26,500 £26,950 £27,500
90th Percentile £61,550 £63,750 £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 16 July 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 16 July 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 -5 69 £45,000 +20.00% 11
Cirencester 0 32 £27,000 -5.26% 5
Tewkesbury -4 23 £35,000 -14.11% 2
Gloucester -7 13 £47,500 +4.93% 12
Berkeley - 2 £30,000 -
Tetbury - 1 £57,500 -
SQL Server
South West

For the 6 months to 16 July 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.

1 119 (58.62%) C#
2 113 (55.67%) .NET
3 100 (49.26%) SQL
4 85 (41.87%) JavaScript
5 70 (34.48%) CSS
5 70 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
6 61 (30.05%) HTML
7 51 (25.12%) Software Engineering
8 49 (24.14%) Microsoft
8 49 (24.14%) AngularJS
9 48 (23.65%) ASP.NET
9 48 (23.65%) Windows
10 47 (23.15%) MySQL
11 41 (20.20%) MVC
12 37 (18.23%) Scrum
13 36 (17.73%) T-SQL
13 36 (17.73%) Microsoft Azure
14 34 (16.75%) SQL Server 2016
15 32 (15.76%) Team Foundation Server
15 32 (15.76%) jQuery
16 31 (15.27%) Git (software)
17 29 (14.29%) Visual Studio
18 27 (13.30%) Security Cleared
18 27 (13.30%) Web Application Development
18 27 (13.30%) REST
19 26 (12.81%) XML
19 26 (12.81%) Business Intelligence
19 26 (12.81%) Degree
19 26 (12.81%) .NET Framework
19 26 (12.81%) JIRA

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 14 (6.90%) SharePoint
2 7 (3.45%) Apache Pig
2 7 (3.45%) Confluence
2 7 (3.45%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (3.45%) IIS
3 6 (2.96%) CMS
3 6 (2.96%) Drupal
3 6 (2.96%) WordPress
4 5 (2.46%) ArcGIS
5 4 (1.97%) Apache
5 4 (1.97%) SharePoint Server
6 3 (1.48%) Anypoint
6 3 (1.48%) GlassFish
6 3 (1.48%) Mule
6 3 (1.48%) Mule ESB
6 3 (1.48%) Tomcat
6 3 (1.48%) WebLogic
6 3 (1.48%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.49%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.49%) Moodle
Applications
1 18 (8.87%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (2.96%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (2.46%) InfoPath
3 5 (2.46%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.49%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (2.46%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.49%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.49%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 36 (17.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (8.87%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (7.88%) SaaS
4 10 (4.93%) Amazon EC2
5 8 (3.94%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 8 (3.94%) Amazon S3
6 6 (2.96%) Office 365
6 6 (2.96%) PaaS
7 4 (1.97%) Azure Active Directory
7 4 (1.97%) Azure Data Factory
8 3 (1.48%) Amazon SQS
8 3 (1.48%) Heroku
8 3 (1.48%) IaaS
9 2 (0.99%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (0.99%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 2 (0.99%) Data Lake Analytics
10 1 (0.49%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 18 (8.87%) Internet
2 16 (7.88%) TCP/IP
3 14 (6.90%) Firewall
4 9 (4.43%) SSL
5 8 (3.94%) HTTP
6 5 (2.46%) Network Security
7 4 (1.97%) Intranet
7 4 (1.97%) Intrusion Detection
7 4 (1.97%) SAN
8 3 (1.48%) DHCP
8 3 (1.48%) DNS
9 1 (0.49%) VLAN
9 1 (0.49%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (23.15%) MySQL
2 34 (16.75%) SQL Server 2016
3 25 (12.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 24 (11.82%) SQL Server 2008
5 22 (10.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 17 (8.37%) MongoDB
7 16 (7.88%) SQL Server 2012
8 15 (7.39%) PostgreSQL
9 12 (5.91%) Data Warehouse
10 10 (4.93%) Amazon RDS
11 9 (4.43%) Power BI
12 8 (3.94%) Big Data
12 8 (3.94%) Hadoop
12 8 (3.94%) SQL Server 2014
12 8 (3.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 7 (3.45%) Apache Hive
13 7 (3.45%) BusinessObjects
13 7 (3.45%) Data Lake
14 6 (2.96%) Relational Database
15 5 (2.46%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 32 (15.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 31 (15.27%) Git (software)
3 29 (14.29%) Visual Studio
4 26 (12.81%) JIRA
5 13 (6.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 11 (5.42%) Eclipse
6 11 (5.42%) Maven
7 9 (4.43%) Octopus Deploy
8 8 (3.94%) Bitbucket
8 8 (3.94%) Liquibase
8 8 (3.94%) MSI
8 8 (3.94%) WiX
9 7 (3.45%) CodeSonar
9 7 (3.45%) git-flow
9 7 (3.45%) Robot Framework
9 7 (3.45%) Selenium
10 5 (2.46%) TeamCity
11 3 (1.48%) Gradle
11 3 (1.48%) JUnit
11 3 (1.48%) SoapUI
General
1 18 (8.87%) Finance
2 7 (3.45%) Marketing
3 6 (2.96%) Games
4 5 (2.46%) Back Office
4 5 (2.46%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.97%) Aerospace
5 4 (1.97%) Law
5 4 (1.97%) Military
6 2 (0.99%) Advertising
7 1 (0.49%) Retail
Job Titles
1 122 (60.10%) Developer
2 52 (25.62%) .NET Developer
3 29 (14.29%) Analyst
3 29 (14.29%) Software Developer
4 22 (10.84%) C# Developer
4 22 (10.84%) Software Engineer
5 19 (9.36%) Data Analyst
6 18 (8.87%) Graduate
6 18 (8.87%) Senior Developer
7 16 (7.88%) Junior
8 15 (7.39%) .NET Software Developer
8 15 (7.39%) Web Developer
9 13 (6.40%) C# .NET Developer
9 13 (6.40%) C# Software Developer
9 13 (6.40%) Java Developer
10 11 (5.42%) Graduate Developer
11 10 (4.93%) Senior Software Engineer
12 8 (3.94%) C# Software Engineer
12 8 (3.94%) Senior Java Developer
12 8 (3.94%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (55.67%) .NET
2 70 (34.48%) CSS
3 61 (30.05%) HTML
4 49 (24.14%) AngularJS
5 48 (23.65%) ASP.NET
6 32 (15.76%) jQuery
7 27 (13.30%) REST
8 26 (12.81%) .NET Framework
8 26 (12.81%) XML
9 25 (12.32%) ASP.NET MVC
9 25 (12.32%) JSON
10 24 (11.82%) Web Services
11 21 (10.34%) RESTful
11 21 (10.34%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 17 (8.37%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 17 (8.37%) WPF
13 16 (7.88%) SOAP
13 16 (7.88%) WCF
14 15 (7.39%) Spring MVC
15 14 (6.90%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 20 (9.85%) Greenfield Project
2 19 (9.36%) Self-Motivation
3 13 (6.40%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (3.94%) User Experience
5 7 (3.45%) Computer Science
5 7 (3.45%) Driving Licence
5 7 (3.45%) Embedded Systems
5 7 (3.45%) Mobile App
6 5 (2.46%) W3C
7 4 (1.97%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 4 (1.97%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (0.99%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.49%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.49%) Fintech
9 1 (0.49%) Replication
9 1 (0.49%) Robotics
9 1 (0.49%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 48 (23.65%) Windows
2 24 (11.82%) Linux
3 16 (7.88%) Windows Server
4 7 (3.45%) Android
4 7 (3.45%) Apple iOS
4 7 (3.45%) Mac OS X
5 5 (2.46%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (25.12%) Software Engineering
3 41 (20.20%) MVC
4 37 (18.23%) Scrum
5 27 (13.30%) Web Application Development
6 26 (12.81%) Business Intelligence
6 26 (12.81%) TDD
7 25 (12.32%) Web Development
8 23 (11.33%) Kanban
9 20 (9.85%) Multithreading
10 16 (7.88%) Migration
11 14 (6.90%) OO
12 13 (6.40%) BDD
12 13 (6.40%) Data Modelling
12 13 (6.40%) Mentoring
12 13 (6.40%) Problem-Solving
13 12 (5.91%) Data Analysis
13 12 (5.91%) SDLC
13 12 (5.91%) Test Automation
14 11 (5.42%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 119 (58.62%) C#
2 100 (49.26%) SQL
3 85 (41.87%) JavaScript
4 36 (17.73%) T-SQL
5 24 (11.82%) PowerShell
6 23 (11.33%) Java
7 20 (9.85%) PHP
7 20 (9.85%) VB.NET
8 18 (8.87%) C++
9 12 (5.91%) C
9 12 (5.91%) TypeScript
10 10 (4.93%) VB
11 8 (3.94%) Python
12 7 (3.45%) Bash Shell
12 7 (3.45%) Objective-C
13 6 (2.96%) Ruby
14 5 (2.46%) F#
14 5 (2.46%) XAML
15 4 (1.97%) U-SQL
15 4 (1.97%) VC++
Qualifications
1 27 (13.30%) Security Cleared
2 26 (12.81%) Degree
3 12 (5.91%) DV Cleared
4 8 (3.94%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (3.45%) CCNA
5 7 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (3.45%) CISSP
5 7 (3.45%) CompTIA Security+
5 7 (3.45%) GIAC
5 7 (3.45%) Linux+ Certification
5 7 (3.45%) MCSE
5 7 (3.45%) Network+ Certification
5 7 (3.45%) SANS
5 7 (3.45%) SSCP
6 4 (1.97%) BPSS Clearance
6 4 (1.97%) SC Cleared
7 3 (1.48%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (0.99%) Numerate Degree
9 1 (0.49%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.99%) Data Quality
1 2 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (0.99%) QA
2 1 (0.49%) GDPR
System Software
1 13 (6.40%) Active Directory
2 10 (4.93%) Docker
3 7 (3.45%) vSphere
4 5 (2.46%) Hyper-V
5 4 (1.97%) BitLocker
5 4 (1.97%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.49%) HDFS
6 1 (0.49%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 7 (3.45%) Puppet
1 7 (3.45%) Salt
1 7 (3.45%) SCOM
2 5 (2.46%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 5 (2.46%) Kibana
2 5 (2.46%) SCCM
2 5 (2.46%) SCVMM
2 5 (2.46%) WSUS
3 3 (1.48%) CloudHub
3 3 (1.48%) HAProxy
4 2 (0.99%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 49 (24.14%) Microsoft
2 19 (9.36%) Oracle
3 9 (4.43%) Atlassian
4 8 (3.94%) Twitter
5 7 (3.45%) SAP
6 5 (2.46%) ESRI
7 4 (1.97%) McAfee
7 4 (1.97%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (1.48%) IBM
8 3 (1.48%) MuleSoft
8 3 (1.48%) Tableau
8 3 (1.48%) VMware
9 1 (0.49%) Automation Anywhere
9 1 (0.49%) Blue Prism
9 1 (0.49%) HP
9 1 (0.49%) Symantec
9 1 (0.49%) UiPath
9 1 (0.49%) Veeam
9 1 (0.49%) Zend