Period
to 15 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Guildford 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 15 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Surrey > Guildford
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 14 6 10
Rank change year-on-year -8 +4 -5
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 114 166 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 13.67% 19.81% 16.87%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 44.02% 55.52% 54.65%
Number of salaries quoted 112 163 138
Guildford median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -20.00% +13.64%
10th Percentile £27,850 £26,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £67,500 £66,250
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500

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 Guildford with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Guildford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 259 299 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 31.06% 35.68% 30.86%
Number of salaries quoted 225 276 236
Guildford median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -10.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,250 £33,750
90th Percentile £76,250 £67,500 £66,875
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in Guildford

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

Salary trend for SQL Server in Guildford

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Guildford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server in Guildford over the 6 months to 15 November 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Guildford

For the 6 months to 15 November 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 Guildford region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 82 (71.93%) .NET
2 77 (67.54%) C#
3 69 (60.53%) MVC
4 67 (58.77%) HTML
5 56 (49.12%) Agile Software Development
6 54 (47.37%) JavaScript
7 49 (42.98%) SQL
8 43 (37.72%) CSS
9 38 (33.33%) ASP.NET
9 38 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
9 38 (33.33%) Apple iOS
10 34 (29.82%) Microsoft
11 32 (28.07%) Android
12 29 (25.44%) Windows
13 28 (24.56%) PHP
14 24 (21.05%) CSS3
14 24 (21.05%) HTML5
14 24 (21.05%) Windows Server
15 23 (20.18%) AngularJS
16 22 (19.30%) Degree
17 21 (18.42%) Unit Testing
17 21 (18.42%) Microsoft Azure
17 21 (18.42%) Finance
17 21 (18.42%) IIS
18 19 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
19 17 (14.91%) TDD
20 16 (14.04%) Linux
20 16 (14.04%) Active Directory
21 15 (13.16%) Web Services
21 15 (13.16%) WCF

SQL Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Guildford 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 21 (18.42%) IIS
2 5 (4.39%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (4.39%) JBoss
2 5 (4.39%) Skype for Business
3 4 (3.51%) Apache
3 4 (3.51%) Confluence
4 3 (2.63%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.88%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.88%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.88%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 21 (18.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (12.28%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (7.02%) Office 365
4 6 (5.26%) SaaS
5 5 (4.39%) GitHub
5 5 (4.39%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.88%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.65%) DNS
2 10 (8.77%) Firewall
3 9 (7.89%) TCP/IP
3 9 (7.89%) VLAN
3 9 (7.89%) VPN
4 5 (4.39%) Internet
4 5 (4.39%) IPsec
4 5 (4.39%) NAS
4 5 (4.39%) PBX
4 5 (4.39%) Skype
4 5 (4.39%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (3.51%) DHCP
5 4 (3.51%) HTTP
5 4 (3.51%) Reverse Proxy
6 3 (2.63%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.88%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (9.65%) MySQL
2 10 (8.77%) SQL Server 2016
3 8 (7.02%) Relational Database
4 6 (5.26%) Big Data
4 6 (5.26%) NoSQL
5 5 (4.39%) Amazon RDS
5 5 (4.39%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (4.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (3.51%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (3.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (3.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (2.63%) MongoDB
7 3 (2.63%) RavenDB
7 3 (2.63%) SQLite
8 2 (1.75%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (1.75%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.75%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (0.88%) Power BI
9 1 (0.88%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 11 (9.65%) Git (software)
2 9 (7.89%) JIRA
3 7 (6.14%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (4.39%) Bitbucket
4 5 (4.39%) Jenkins
5 4 (3.51%) Arquillian
5 4 (3.51%) JUnit
5 4 (3.51%) Maven
5 4 (3.51%) Mockito
5 4 (3.51%) Octopus Deploy
6 3 (2.63%) Oracle APEX
7 2 (1.75%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.88%) Artifactory
8 1 (0.88%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.88%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 21 (18.42%) Finance
2 13 (11.40%) Marketing
3 6 (5.26%) Advertising
4 5 (4.39%) Games
5 4 (3.51%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.63%) Aerospace
6 3 (2.63%) Electronics
6 3 (2.63%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 79 (69.30%) Developer
2 55 (48.25%) .NET Developer
3 34 (29.82%) Software Developer
4 28 (24.56%) C# .NET Developer
4 28 (24.56%) C# Developer
5 27 (23.68%) .NET Software Developer
6 22 (19.30%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 17 (14.91%) ASP.NET Developer
7 17 (14.91%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 16 (14.04%) SQL Developer
9 13 (11.40%) C# Software Developer
10 11 (9.65%) Analyst
11 10 (8.77%) Junior
12 8 (7.02%) Full Stack Developer
13 7 (6.14%) Release Analyst
14 6 (5.26%) Junior Developer
14 6 (5.26%) SQL Server Developer
14 6 (5.26%) Web Developer
15 5 (4.39%) Senior Developer
15 5 (4.39%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (71.93%) .NET
2 67 (58.77%) HTML
3 43 (37.72%) CSS
4 38 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 38 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 24 (21.05%) CSS3
5 24 (21.05%) HTML5
6 23 (20.18%) AngularJS
7 15 (13.16%) WCF
7 15 (13.16%) Web Services
8 14 (12.28%) .NET Framework
8 14 (12.28%) XML
9 12 (10.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 11 (9.65%) REST
11 9 (7.89%) RESTful
12 8 (7.02%) ASP.NET Core
12 8 (7.02%) ASP.NET Web API
13 7 (6.14%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 7 (6.14%) XSLT
14 6 (5.26%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
2 13 (11.40%) Over-the-Top Content
2 13 (11.40%) Video on Demand
3 8 (7.02%) Computer Science
4 6 (5.26%) Replication
5 5 (4.39%) Data Centre
5 5 (4.39%) Video Conferencing
5 5 (4.39%) YubiKey
6 4 (3.51%) Mobile App
7 3 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (2.63%) Fintech
8 2 (1.75%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.75%) Social Media
9 1 (0.88%) Clustering
9 1 (0.88%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.88%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 38 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 32 (28.07%) Android
3 29 (25.44%) Windows
4 24 (21.05%) Windows Server
5 16 (14.04%) Linux
6 5 (4.39%) VMS
7 3 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.75%) Unix
8 2 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (60.53%) MVC
2 56 (49.12%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (18.42%) Unit Testing
4 17 (14.91%) TDD
5 14 (12.28%) DRM
5 14 (12.28%) SDLC
6 12 (10.53%) Service Management
7 11 (9.65%) ITIL
8 9 (7.89%) Web Application Development
8 9 (7.89%) Web Development
9 7 (6.14%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (6.14%) Scrum
10 6 (5.26%) Digital Marketing
10 6 (5.26%) OO
11 5 (4.39%) BDD
11 5 (4.39%) Change Management
11 5 (4.39%) Password Management
11 5 (4.39%) Project Management
11 5 (4.39%) SOA
11 5 (4.39%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 77 (67.54%) C#
2 54 (47.37%) JavaScript
3 49 (42.98%) SQL
4 28 (24.56%) PHP
5 10 (8.77%) T-SQL
5 10 (8.77%) VB.NET
6 9 (7.89%) Ruby
7 8 (7.02%) Java
7 8 (7.02%) PowerShell
7 8 (7.02%) Python
8 4 (3.51%) Java 8
8 4 (3.51%) Perl
9 3 (2.63%) C
9 3 (2.63%) C++
10 1 (0.88%) ANSI SQL
10 1 (0.88%) XPath
Qualifications
1 22 (19.30%) Degree
2 7 (6.14%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (5.26%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.88%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.51%) SLA
2 3 (2.63%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 16 (14.04%) Active Directory
2 11 (9.65%) Hyper-V
3 7 (6.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (4.39%) KVM
5 4 (3.51%) Varnish
6 3 (2.63%) Firmware
7 1 (0.88%) ProxySG
7 1 (0.88%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 5 (4.39%) Microsoft Intune
2 4 (3.51%) Nagios
2 4 (3.51%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (3.51%) Puppet
3 3 (2.63%) Perfmon
3 3 (2.63%) WSUS
4 2 (1.75%) SCCM
4 2 (1.75%) SCOM
5 1 (0.88%) Ansible
5 1 (0.88%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (0.88%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 34 (29.82%) Microsoft
2 9 (7.89%) Oracle
2 9 (7.89%) VMware
3 7 (6.14%) Apple
4 5 (4.39%) Cisco
4 5 (4.39%) Juniper
4 5 (4.39%) NETGEAR
4 5 (4.39%) Sophos
4 5 (4.39%) Telerik
4 5 (4.39%) Vyatta
5 4 (3.51%) Sony
5 4 (3.51%) Xamarin
6 3 (2.63%) CA
6 3 (2.63%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (2.63%) SAP
6 3 (2.63%) SolarWinds
7 2 (1.75%) Google
7 2 (1.75%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.88%) Facebook
8 1 (0.88%) Tableau