Period
to 25 February 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 25 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 10 29 17
Rank change year-on-year +19 -12 -14
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 230 194 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 16.15% 9.22% 13.33%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 48.73% 29.98% 43.75%
Number of salaries quoted 215 161 246
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £39,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% +1.30% +0.65%
10th Percentile £25,000 £27,500 £24,875
90th Percentile £56,250 £52,500 £47,625
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +4.11%

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 472 647 608
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 33.15% 30.75% 30.48%
Number of salaries quoted 402 535 481
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £31,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,000 £65,000
South West median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +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 25 February 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 25 February 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 +13 89 £45,000 +20.00% 9
Cirencester +3 47 £27,500 -35.29% 4
Gloucester +11 31 £47,500 +24.18% 6
Tewkesbury +4 10 £47,500 +9.83% 4
Stroud -3 1 £85,000 +70.00%
SQL Server
South West

For the 6 months to 25 February 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.

1 104 (45.22%) SQL
2 99 (43.04%) C#
3 93 (40.43%) .NET
4 86 (37.39%) Agile Software Development
5 77 (33.48%) Microsoft Azure
6 68 (29.57%) ASP.NET
7 63 (27.39%) Business Intelligence
7 63 (27.39%) Microsoft
7 63 (27.39%) MVC
8 60 (26.09%) JavaScript
9 51 (22.17%) HTML
10 49 (21.30%) AngularJS
11 48 (20.87%) CSS
12 46 (20.00%) T-SQL
12 46 (20.00%) MySQL
12 46 (20.00%) Windows
13 45 (19.57%) ASP.NET Web API
14 42 (18.26%) Analytical Skills
14 42 (18.26%) SQL Server 2016
15 41 (17.83%) TDD
16 40 (17.39%) Git (software)
17 38 (16.52%) Degree
17 38 (16.52%) Microsoft Excel
18 33 (14.35%) Web Services
18 33 (14.35%) .NET Framework
18 33 (14.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 32 (13.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 32 (13.91%) Active Directory
20 31 (13.48%) BusinessObjects
21 30 (13.04%) PowerShell

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 18 (7.83%) SharePoint
2 14 (6.09%) IIS
3 13 (5.65%) Confluence
4 12 (5.22%) Elasticsearch
5 7 (3.04%) SharePoint Server
6 6 (2.61%) Anypoint
6 6 (2.61%) Apache
6 6 (2.61%) Apache Pig
6 6 (2.61%) GlassFish
6 6 (2.61%) Mule
6 6 (2.61%) Mule ESB
6 6 (2.61%) Tomcat
6 6 (2.61%) WebLogic
6 6 (2.61%) WebSphere
7 4 (1.74%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (1.30%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.43%) CMS
9 1 (0.43%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.43%) Umbraco
Applications
1 38 (16.52%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (2.17%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.87%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.43%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 5 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.30%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (1.30%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 77 (33.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 27 (11.74%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (8.26%) SaaS
4 12 (5.22%) IaaS
5 10 (4.35%) Office 365
6 8 (3.48%) PaaS
7 7 (3.04%) Amazon SQS
7 7 (3.04%) Azure Active Directory
7 7 (3.04%) Azure Data Factory
8 6 (2.61%) Heroku
9 5 (2.17%) Amazon S3
10 4 (1.74%) OneDrive
11 3 (1.30%) Amazon EC2
12 2 (0.87%) AWS CloudFormation
12 2 (0.87%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 2 (0.87%) Data Lake Analytics
13 1 (0.43%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 1 (0.43%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
13 1 (0.43%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 18 (7.83%) Firewall
2 12 (5.22%) Internet
2 12 (5.22%) SSL
3 11 (4.78%) SMS
4 10 (4.35%) Intrusion Detection
4 10 (4.35%) Network Security
5 7 (3.04%) HTTP
6 6 (2.61%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.87%) DHCP
7 2 (0.87%) DNS
7 2 (0.87%) Intranet
8 1 (0.43%) LAN
8 1 (0.43%) SAN
8 1 (0.43%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (20.00%) MySQL
2 42 (18.26%) SQL Server 2016
3 32 (13.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 31 (13.48%) BusinessObjects
5 28 (12.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 26 (11.30%) Data Warehouse
7 21 (9.13%) MongoDB
8 20 (8.70%) PostgreSQL
9 19 (8.26%) SQL Server 2012
10 17 (7.39%) Power BI
10 17 (7.39%) SQL Server 2008
11 15 (6.52%) SQL Server 2014
12 13 (5.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 11 (4.78%) QlikView
14 9 (3.91%) Qlik Sense
15 8 (3.48%) Amazon Redshift
15 8 (3.48%) Azure SQL Database
15 8 (3.48%) Big Data
15 8 (3.48%) Hadoop
15 8 (3.48%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 40 (17.39%) Git (software)
2 27 (11.74%) JIRA
3 22 (9.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 12 (5.22%) ERwin
4 12 (5.22%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (4.35%) TeamCity
6 9 (3.91%) Selenium
7 8 (3.48%) Octopus Deploy
8 7 (3.04%) Eclipse
8 7 (3.04%) Maven
8 7 (3.04%) Visual Studio
9 6 (2.61%) Bitbucket
9 6 (2.61%) CodeSonar
9 6 (2.61%) git-flow
9 6 (2.61%) Gradle
9 6 (2.61%) JUnit
9 6 (2.61%) Robot Framework
9 6 (2.61%) SoapUI
10 3 (1.30%) WebDriver
11 1 (0.43%) Cucumber
General
1 28 (12.17%) Finance
2 13 (5.65%) Marketing
3 12 (5.22%) Retail
4 5 (2.17%) Advertising
5 4 (1.74%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.30%) Games
6 3 (1.30%) Law
Job Titles
1 119 (51.74%) Developer
2 60 (26.09%) .NET Developer
3 53 (23.04%) Analyst
4 45 (19.57%) Data Analyst
5 32 (13.91%) C# Developer
6 21 (9.13%) C# .NET Developer
7 17 (7.39%) Software Developer
8 16 (6.96%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 16 (6.96%) Senior Developer
8 16 (6.96%) Software Engineer
9 15 (6.52%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
10 13 (5.65%) DBA
10 13 (5.65%) SQL DBA
11 12 (5.22%) ASP.NET Developer
11 12 (5.22%) Senior .NET Developer
12 11 (4.78%) Consultant
13 10 (4.35%) C# Software Developer
13 10 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 10 (4.35%) Messaging Developer
14 9 (3.91%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (40.43%) .NET
2 68 (29.57%) ASP.NET
3 51 (22.17%) HTML
4 49 (21.30%) AngularJS
5 48 (20.87%) CSS
6 45 (19.57%) ASP.NET Web API
7 33 (14.35%) .NET Framework
7 33 (14.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 33 (14.35%) Web Services
8 28 (12.17%) WCF
9 27 (11.74%) ASP.NET MVC
10 26 (11.30%) HTML5
11 25 (10.87%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 25 (10.87%) XML
12 24 (10.43%) REST
13 23 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 20 (8.70%) RabbitMQ
14 20 (8.70%) RESTful
15 19 (8.26%) JSON
15 19 (8.26%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 42 (18.26%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (8.70%) Greenfield Project
3 10 (4.35%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 5 (2.17%) Hybrid Cloud
4 5 (2.17%) N-Tier
5 4 (1.74%) Public Cloud
6 3 (1.30%) iPhone
6 3 (1.30%) User Experience
7 2 (0.87%) AS400
8 1 (0.43%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.43%) iSeries
8 1 (0.43%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 46 (20.00%) Windows
2 24 (10.43%) Windows Server
3 21 (9.13%) Linux
4 11 (4.78%) Android
4 11 (4.78%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (3.48%) Apple iOS
6 6 (2.61%) Mac OS X
6 6 (2.61%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.43%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.43%) Unix
7 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (37.39%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (27.39%) Business Intelligence
2 63 (27.39%) MVC
3 41 (17.83%) TDD
4 28 (12.17%) Scrum
5 27 (11.74%) Data Analysis
5 27 (11.74%) Web Application Development
6 23 (10.00%) Kanban
6 23 (10.00%) OO
7 22 (9.57%) Migration
8 19 (8.26%) Data Management
8 19 (8.26%) Multithreading
8 19 (8.26%) Software Engineering
9 18 (7.83%) Analytics
9 18 (7.83%) BDD
10 16 (6.96%) Test Automation
10 16 (6.96%) Visualisation
11 15 (6.52%) Service Delivery
11 15 (6.52%) Web Development
12 14 (6.09%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 104 (45.22%) SQL
2 99 (43.04%) C#
3 60 (26.09%) JavaScript
4 46 (20.00%) T-SQL
5 30 (13.04%) PowerShell
6 20 (8.70%) Java
7 14 (6.09%) PHP
8 10 (4.35%) F#
8 10 (4.35%) Ruby
8 10 (4.35%) VB
9 9 (3.91%) C++
10 7 (3.04%) Apex Code
10 7 (3.04%) C
10 7 (3.04%) Python
11 6 (2.61%) Groovy
11 6 (2.61%) Objective-C
11 6 (2.61%) U-SQL
11 6 (2.61%) XPath
12 4 (1.74%) Bash Shell
12 4 (1.74%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 38 (16.52%) Degree
2 20 (8.70%) Security Cleared
3 18 (7.83%) DV Cleared
4 11 (4.78%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (4.78%) Numerate Degree
5 10 (4.35%) MCSE
6 5 (2.17%) CCNA
6 5 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (1.74%) CISSP
7 4 (1.74%) CompTIA Security+
7 4 (1.74%) GIAC
7 4 (1.74%) Linux+ Certification
7 4 (1.74%) Network+ Certification
7 4 (1.74%) SANS
7 4 (1.74%) SSCP
8 2 (0.87%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.43%) Computer Science Degree
9 1 (0.43%) MCITP
9 1 (0.43%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (2.17%) QA
2 2 (0.87%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.43%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.43%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (13.91%) Active Directory
2 11 (4.78%) Docker
3 10 (4.35%) Hyper-V
3 10 (4.35%) Virtual Desktop
4 7 (3.04%) vSphere
5 5 (2.17%) BitLocker
6 1 (0.43%) HDFS
6 1 (0.43%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.43%) XenApp
6 1 (0.43%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (5.22%) SCCM
2 10 (4.35%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 10 (4.35%) Kibana
2 10 (4.35%) WSUS
3 7 (3.04%) HAProxy
3 7 (3.04%) SCOM
4 6 (2.61%) Puppet
4 6 (2.61%) Salt
5 5 (2.17%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 5 (2.17%) SCVMM
6 4 (1.74%) CloudHub
6 4 (1.74%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.43%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 63 (27.39%) Microsoft
2 22 (9.57%) Oracle
3 18 (7.83%) Tableau
4 10 (4.35%) McAfee
5 8 (3.48%) Salesforce.com
6 7 (3.04%) Twitter
7 6 (2.61%) IBM
7 6 (2.61%) MuleSoft
8 3 (1.30%) Cognos
8 3 (1.30%) VMware
9 2 (0.87%) SAP
10 1 (0.43%) 3PAR
10 1 (0.43%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.43%) Blue Prism
10 1 (0.43%) Capita
10 1 (0.43%) Cisco
10 1 (0.43%) Mitel
10 1 (0.43%) Remedy
10 1 (0.43%) SolarWinds
10 1 (0.43%) Telerik