Period
to 13 December 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 13 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 9 27
Rank change year-on-year -12 +18 -12
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 159 253 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 10.54% 17.41% 9.53%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 40.15% 51.21% 31.93%
Number of salaries quoted 128 226 184
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +20.00% -6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,750 £26,075
90th Percentile £57,500 £56,250 £51,750
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year - +3.90% +2.67%

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 396 494 667
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 26.26% 34.00% 29.83%
Number of salaries quoted 317 417 559
Gloucestershire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £28,900 £25,300 £30,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £63,750
South West median annual salary £44,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year +11.25% -2.44% +5.13%

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 13 December 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 13 December 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 -21 38 £50,500 +12.22% 9
Cirencester +3 33 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Gloucester -12 20 £41,000 -10.87% 16
Tewkesbury -6 5 £50,000 +8.11%
Stroud +9 2 £37,500 +36.36% 3
Fairford - 2 £36,250 - 3
Mitcheldean - 2 £34,000 -
Berkeley 0 1 £30,000 +42.86%
SQL Server
South West

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 85 (53.46%) .NET
2 77 (48.43%) C#
3 74 (46.54%) JavaScript
4 59 (37.11%) SQL
5 57 (35.85%) MySQL
6 53 (33.33%) Software Engineering
7 52 (32.70%) HTML
8 51 (32.08%) CSS
9 48 (30.19%) Microsoft
10 45 (28.30%) MVC
10 45 (28.30%) AngularJS
11 42 (26.42%) Windows
12 41 (25.79%) Agile Software Development
13 40 (25.16%) ASP.NET
14 36 (22.64%) Java
14 36 (22.64%) Oracle
14 36 (22.64%) Scrum
15 35 (22.01%) Amazon AWS
16 34 (21.38%) Web Services
17 31 (19.50%) Security Cleared
18 30 (18.87%) Linux
19 27 (16.98%) JIRA
19 27 (16.98%) PowerShell
19 27 (16.98%) REST
20 26 (16.35%) Spring MVC
21 25 (15.72%) jQuery
21 25 (15.72%) Microsoft Azure
22 24 (15.09%) Kanban
23 23 (14.47%) Git (software)
23 23 (14.47%) PostgreSQL

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 12 (7.55%) Apache Pig
2 9 (5.66%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.52%) IIS
3 4 (2.52%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.89%) ArcGIS
4 3 (1.89%) CMS
5 2 (1.26%) Apache
6 1 (0.63%) Confluence
6 1 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.63%) Moodle
6 1 (0.63%) Oracle 10gAS
6 1 (0.63%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (0.63%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.63%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.63%) WordPress
Applications
1 11 (6.92%) Chatbot
2 10 (6.29%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (3.14%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (1.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.63%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.63%) Oracle Utilities
Cloud Services
1 35 (22.01%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (15.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (8.18%) Amazon EC2
3 13 (8.18%) Amazon S3
4 12 (7.55%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 9 (5.66%) Office 365
6 6 (3.77%) SaaS
7 3 (1.89%) IaaS
7 3 (1.89%) PaaS
8 1 (0.63%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (0.63%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (0.63%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.63%) Azure Data Factory
8 1 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.63%) npm
8 1 (0.63%) Serverless
8 1 (0.63%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 20 (12.58%) Firewall
1 20 (12.58%) TCP/IP
2 13 (8.18%) HTTP
2 13 (8.18%) SSL
3 6 (3.77%) Network Security
4 5 (3.14%) DHCP
4 5 (3.14%) DNS
4 5 (3.14%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (1.89%) VLAN
6 2 (1.26%) Internet
7 1 (0.63%) MPLS
7 1 (0.63%) SAN
7 1 (0.63%) VoIP
7 1 (0.63%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (35.85%) MySQL
2 23 (14.47%) PostgreSQL
3 15 (9.43%) Relational Database
4 14 (8.81%) Big Data
4 14 (8.81%) Hadoop
5 13 (8.18%) Amazon RDS
6 12 (7.55%) Apache Hive
7 11 (6.92%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 11 (6.92%) RDBMS
8 10 (6.29%) SQL Server 2016
8 10 (6.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 9 (5.66%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (5.03%) MongoDB
11 7 (4.40%) SQL Server 2012
12 6 (3.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 5 (3.14%) Oracle Database
14 4 (2.52%) BusinessObjects
14 4 (2.52%) Data Warehouse
14 4 (2.52%) NoSQL
14 4 (2.52%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 27 (16.98%) JIRA
2 23 (14.47%) Git (software)
3 16 (10.06%) Selenium
4 15 (9.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 15 (9.43%) Bitbucket
5 14 (8.81%) CodeSonar
5 14 (8.81%) git-flow
5 14 (8.81%) Robot Framework
6 12 (7.55%) Eclipse
6 12 (7.55%) Liquibase
6 12 (7.55%) Maven
6 12 (7.55%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (5.03%) Octopus Deploy
7 8 (5.03%) Visual Studio
8 4 (2.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 3 (1.89%) MSI
9 3 (1.89%) Visual Studio Team System
9 3 (1.89%) WiX
10 1 (0.63%) MSBuild
10 1 (0.63%) Oracle APEX
General
1 11 (6.92%) Marketing
2 7 (4.40%) Finance
3 4 (2.52%) Aerospace
4 2 (1.26%) Games
4 2 (1.26%) Retail
5 1 (0.63%) Advertising
5 1 (0.63%) Automotive
5 1 (0.63%) Banking
5 1 (0.63%) Law
5 1 (0.63%) Local Government
5 1 (0.63%) Military
Job Titles
1 74 (46.54%) Developer
2 30 (18.87%) Software Engineer
3 20 (12.58%) Software Developer
4 16 (10.06%) C# Developer
4 16 (10.06%) Senior Developer
5 14 (8.81%) DBA
6 13 (8.18%) .NET Developer
7 12 (7.55%) Java Developer
7 12 (7.55%) Senior Java Developer
8 11 (6.92%) Database Developer
8 11 (6.92%) Graduate
8 11 (6.92%) Junior
8 11 (6.92%) Senior Software Engineer
9 10 (6.29%) Analyst
9 10 (6.29%) C# Software Engineer
9 10 (6.29%) C++ Software Engineer
9 10 (6.29%) Java Engineer
9 10 (6.29%) Java Software Engineer
10 9 (5.66%) Administrator
10 9 (5.66%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (53.46%) .NET
2 52 (32.70%) HTML
3 51 (32.08%) CSS
4 45 (28.30%) AngularJS
5 40 (25.16%) ASP.NET
6 34 (21.38%) Web Services
7 27 (16.98%) REST
8 26 (16.35%) Spring MVC
9 25 (15.72%) jQuery
10 22 (13.84%) .NET Framework
11 21 (13.21%) ASP.NET MVC
12 16 (10.06%) JSON
12 16 (10.06%) Node.js
13 14 (8.81%) Django
13 14 (8.81%) Java EE
13 14 (8.81%) LAMP
13 14 (8.81%) RabbitMQ
13 14 (8.81%) SOAP
13 14 (8.81%) STL
14 13 (8.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.92%) Analytical Skills
1 11 (6.92%) Self-Motivation
2 7 (4.40%) Driving Licence
3 6 (3.77%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (3.14%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 5 (3.14%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (1.89%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.26%) Cybercrime
6 2 (1.26%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (1.26%) User Experience
7 1 (0.63%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.63%) Digital TV
7 1 (0.63%) Fintech
7 1 (0.63%) iPad
7 1 (0.63%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.63%) Replication
7 1 (0.63%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 42 (26.42%) Windows
2 30 (18.87%) Linux
3 15 (9.43%) Windows Server
4 14 (8.81%) Android
4 14 (8.81%) Apple iOS
4 14 (8.81%) Mac OS X
5 8 (5.03%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.26%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.63%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 45 (28.30%) MVC
3 41 (25.79%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (22.64%) Scrum
5 24 (15.09%) Kanban
6 20 (12.58%) Multithreading
7 18 (11.32%) Mentoring
8 17 (10.69%) Test Automation
9 16 (10.06%) ITIL
10 14 (8.81%) API Design
10 14 (8.81%) Cybersecurity
10 14 (8.81%) Ethical Hacking
10 14 (8.81%) Integration Testing
10 14 (8.81%) Penetration Testing
10 14 (8.81%) Reverse Engineering
11 13 (8.18%) Coaching
11 13 (8.18%) Problem-Solving
12 12 (7.55%) Business Intelligence
12 12 (7.55%) User Stories
12 12 (7.55%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 77 (48.43%) C#
2 74 (46.54%) JavaScript
3 59 (37.11%) SQL
4 36 (22.64%) Java
5 27 (16.98%) PowerShell
6 20 (12.58%) T-SQL
7 19 (11.95%) C
8 16 (10.06%) C++
9 15 (9.43%) PHP
9 15 (9.43%) Python
10 14 (8.81%) Objective-C
11 12 (7.55%) Bash Shell
11 12 (7.55%) TypeScript
12 7 (4.40%) ES6
13 6 (3.77%) VB.NET
14 4 (2.52%) VB
15 2 (1.26%) Perl
15 2 (1.26%) Ruby
15 2 (1.26%) VB6
15 2 (1.26%) XAML
Qualifications
1 31 (19.50%) Security Cleared
2 22 (13.84%) Degree
3 20 (12.58%) DV Cleared
4 13 (8.18%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (7.55%) CCNA
5 12 (7.55%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (7.55%) CISSP
5 12 (7.55%) CompTIA Security+
5 12 (7.55%) GIAC
5 12 (7.55%) Linux+ Certification
5 12 (7.55%) MCSE
5 12 (7.55%) Network+ Certification
5 12 (7.55%) SANS
5 12 (7.55%) SSCP
6 9 (5.66%) SC Cleared
7 6 (3.77%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.63%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (0.63%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.89%) SLA
2 1 (0.63%) HL7
2 1 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.63%) QA
System Software
1 15 (9.43%) Docker
2 14 (8.81%) vSphere
3 12 (7.55%) Active Directory
4 6 (3.77%) Hyper-V
5 5 (3.14%) BitLocker
5 5 (3.14%) Virtual Desktop
6 2 (1.26%) XenApp
7 1 (0.63%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (8.81%) Puppet
1 14 (8.81%) Salt
2 6 (3.77%) SCOM
3 5 (3.14%) SCCM
3 5 (3.14%) SCVMM
4 4 (2.52%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.63%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.63%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.63%) HAProxy
5 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (0.63%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.63%) Netcool
5 1 (0.63%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 1 (0.63%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.63%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.63%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 48 (30.19%) Microsoft
2 36 (22.64%) Oracle
3 13 (8.18%) Atlassian
4 8 (5.03%) Twitter
5 5 (3.14%) McAfee
6 4 (2.52%) SAP
7 3 (1.89%) ESRI
7 3 (1.89%) Veeam
7 3 (1.89%) VMware
8 2 (1.26%) Citrix
8 2 (1.26%) HP
8 2 (1.26%) RedGate
8 2 (1.26%) Sage
9 1 (0.63%) Cisco
9 1 (0.63%) EMC
9 1 (0.63%) Informatica
9 1 (0.63%) Meridio
9 1 (0.63%) Teradata
9 1 (0.63%) Veritas
9 1 (0.63%) Zend