Period
to 18 January 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 18 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Surrey > Guildford
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 7 7 6
Rank change year-on-year 0 -1 +5
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 167 140 250
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 18.85% 20.62% 21.06%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 54.93% 61.14% 70.82%
Number of salaries quoted 153 136 291
Guildford median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £66,750 £66,250 £66,250
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

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 304 229 353
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 34.31% 33.73% 29.74%
Number of salaries quoted 279 217 312
Guildford median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £44,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.73% -0.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £66,250
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -

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 18 January 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Guildford

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, IT jobs citing SQL Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Guildford region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 94 (56.29%) C#
1 94 (56.29%) .NET
2 87 (52.10%) Agile Software Development
3 81 (48.50%) MVC
4 76 (45.51%) ASP.NET
5 62 (37.13%) SQL
6 61 (36.53%) ASP.NET MVC
7 60 (35.93%) ASP.NET Web API
8 58 (34.73%) JavaScript
9 54 (32.34%) Web Services
10 50 (29.94%) Microsoft
11 47 (28.14%) .NET Framework
12 45 (26.95%) TDD
13 41 (24.55%) HTML
13 41 (24.55%) Microsoft Azure
14 40 (23.95%) WCF
14 40 (23.95%) Software Engineering
14 40 (23.95%) AngularJS
15 38 (22.75%) CSS
16 37 (22.16%) T-SQL
16 37 (22.16%) REST
17 35 (20.96%) SOAP
17 35 (20.96%) Windows
18 34 (20.36%) BDD
18 34 (20.36%) jQuery
19 33 (19.76%) Degree
20 32 (19.16%) RESTful
21 31 (18.56%) Node.js
21 31 (18.56%) Web Application Development
22 30 (17.96%) Entity Framework

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 17 (10.18%) IIS
2 7 (4.19%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.99%) CMS
4 4 (2.40%) Confluence
4 4 (2.40%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (2.40%) Umbraco
5 3 (1.80%) JBoss
6 2 (1.20%) Content Management Server
7 1 (0.60%) Apache
7 1 (0.60%) Kentico
7 1 (0.60%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.60%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 41 (24.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (15.57%) SaaS
3 13 (7.78%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (4.19%) Office 365
5 6 (3.59%) Azure Active Directory
5 6 (3.59%) IaaS
5 6 (3.59%) PaaS
6 1 (0.60%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 18 (10.78%) SAN
1 18 (10.78%) TCP/IP
2 17 (10.18%) Firewall
3 15 (8.98%) NAS
4 11 (6.59%) DNS
5 7 (4.19%) VPN
6 3 (1.80%) Internet
7 1 (0.60%) FTP
7 1 (0.60%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.60%) SSL
7 1 (0.60%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (16.17%) SQL Server 2016
2 26 (15.57%) NoSQL
3 14 (8.38%) MySQL
4 10 (5.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (4.79%) MongoDB
6 7 (4.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (4.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (3.59%) Power BI
8 5 (2.99%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (2.99%) SQL Server 2014
9 4 (2.40%) OLAP
9 4 (2.40%) OLTP
9 4 (2.40%) Relational Database
10 3 (1.80%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (1.80%) JasperReports
10 3 (1.80%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (1.20%) Apache Cassandra
11 2 (1.20%) CouchDB
12 1 (0.60%) Big Data
12 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 29 (17.37%) Git (software)
2 12 (7.19%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (4.19%) Visual Studio
4 6 (3.59%) MSBuild
4 6 (3.59%) Subversion
4 6 (3.59%) TeamCity
5 5 (2.99%) Selenium
6 4 (2.40%) JIRA
6 4 (2.40%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 3 (1.80%) Arquillian
7 3 (1.80%) Jenkins
7 3 (1.80%) JMeter
7 3 (1.80%) JUnit
7 3 (1.80%) Maven
7 3 (1.80%) Mockito
7 3 (1.80%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (1.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (1.20%) CruiseControl
8 2 (1.20%) JSUnit
8 2 (1.20%) WebDriver
General
1 15 (8.98%) Advertising
1 15 (8.98%) Finance
2 11 (6.59%) Banking
2 11 (6.59%) Marketing
3 9 (5.39%) Investment Banking
4 5 (2.99%) Games
5 1 (0.60%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 127 (76.05%) Developer
2 68 (40.72%) .NET Developer
3 48 (28.74%) Software Developer
4 35 (20.96%) C# Developer
5 29 (17.37%) C# .NET Developer
6 27 (16.17%) .NET Software Developer
7 26 (15.57%) Java Developer
8 25 (14.97%) SQL Developer
9 21 (12.57%) Senior Developer
10 19 (11.38%) Java Software Developer
11 17 (10.18%) Agile Developer
11 17 (10.18%) Agile Java Developer
11 17 (10.18%) C# Software Developer
12 16 (9.58%) ASP.NET Developer
13 15 (8.98%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 14 (8.38%) Web Developer
15 13 (7.78%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 12 (7.19%) .NET Web Developer
16 12 (7.19%) Senior SQL Developer
17 9 (5.39%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (56.29%) .NET
2 76 (45.51%) ASP.NET
3 61 (36.53%) ASP.NET MVC
4 60 (35.93%) ASP.NET Web API
5 54 (32.34%) Web Services
6 47 (28.14%) .NET Framework
7 41 (24.55%) HTML
8 40 (23.95%) AngularJS
8 40 (23.95%) WCF
9 38 (22.75%) CSS
10 37 (22.16%) REST
11 35 (20.96%) SOAP
12 34 (20.36%) jQuery
13 32 (19.16%) RESTful
14 31 (18.56%) Node.js
15 30 (17.96%) Entity Framework
16 26 (15.57%) Java EE
16 26 (15.57%) Spring
17 25 (14.97%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 17 (10.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.38%) Private Cloud
2 13 (7.78%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (6.59%) Greenfield Project
4 10 (5.99%) Fintech
5 9 (5.39%) Animation
6 7 (4.19%) Computer Science
7 5 (2.99%) Clustering
7 5 (2.99%) Enterprise Cloud
7 5 (2.99%) Enterprise Storage
8 3 (1.80%) N-Tier
9 2 (1.20%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (1.20%) iPad
10 1 (0.60%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.60%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.60%) Linux Command Line
10 1 (0.60%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 35 (20.96%) Windows
2 19 (11.38%) Linux
3 12 (7.19%) CentOS
3 12 (7.19%) Windows Server
4 10 (5.99%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (3.59%) Windows 10
5 6 (3.59%) Windows 7
6 4 (2.40%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (52.10%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (48.50%) MVC
3 45 (26.95%) TDD
4 40 (23.95%) Software Engineering
5 34 (20.36%) BDD
6 31 (18.56%) Web Application Development
7 29 (17.37%) Scrum
8 26 (15.57%) OOP
9 22 (13.17%) Web Development
10 17 (10.18%) Capacity Planning
10 17 (10.18%) OO
11 14 (8.38%) Continuous Integration
12 13 (7.78%) Continuous Delivery
12 13 (7.78%) DevOps
12 13 (7.78%) High Availability
13 12 (7.19%) Infrastructure Monitoring
13 12 (7.19%) Responsive Web Design
14 10 (5.99%) Unit Testing
15 9 (5.39%) 3D Animation
15 9 (5.39%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 94 (56.29%) C#
2 62 (37.13%) SQL
3 58 (34.73%) JavaScript
4 37 (22.16%) T-SQL
5 29 (17.37%) Ruby
6 26 (15.57%) Java
7 22 (13.17%) PowerShell
8 9 (5.39%) ES6
8 9 (5.39%) Python
8 9 (5.39%) VB.NET
9 5 (2.99%) Scala
10 4 (2.40%) F#
10 4 (2.40%) PHP
10 4 (2.40%) TypeScript
11 2 (1.20%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 2 (1.20%) VB
12 1 (0.60%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.60%) XPath
12 1 (0.60%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 33 (19.76%) Degree
2 23 (13.77%) Oracle Certification
3 9 (5.39%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.20%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (1.20%) MCSE
5 1 (0.60%) MCAD
5 1 (0.60%) MCP
5 1 (0.60%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.19%) SLA
2 9 (5.39%) QA
System Software
1 18 (10.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (9.58%) Active Directory
3 13 (7.78%) vSphere
4 5 (2.99%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.60%) Docker
5 1 (0.60%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.60%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (2.99%) Failover Clustering
1 5 (2.99%) FortiGate
2 4 (2.40%) Kibana
2 4 (2.40%) Simpana
3 3 (1.80%) Nagios
3 3 (1.80%) SCCM
4 2 (1.20%) Opsview
4 2 (1.20%) SCOM
4 2 (1.20%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.60%) Ansible
5 1 (0.60%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.60%) Puppet
5 1 (0.60%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 50 (29.94%) Microsoft
2 26 (15.57%) Oracle
3 23 (13.77%) Sun
4 21 (12.57%) VMware
5 15 (8.98%) Cisco
6 12 (7.19%) Dell
7 10 (5.99%) EqualLogic
7 10 (5.99%) Fortinet
7 10 (5.99%) Meraki
8 4 (2.40%) CommVault
8 4 (2.40%) Google
9 3 (1.80%) Dell Compellent
10 2 (1.20%) HP
11 1 (0.60%) Atlassian
11 1 (0.60%) Citrix
11 1 (0.60%) EMC
11 1 (0.60%) Nimble Storage