Period
to 28 January 2022

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for SQL Server 2019 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQL Server 2019 over the 6 months to 28 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2019
England > London
6 months to
28 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 684 483 563
Rank change year-on-year -201 +80 -
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2019 43 45 162
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.084% 0.18% 0.32%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.28% 0.65% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 43 45 162
10th Percentile £50,600 £40,000 £32,500
25th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £60,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +20.00% -
75th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £75,000
90th Percentile £77,000 - £92,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -13.64% +15.79% +5.56%

SQL Server 2019 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 London with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 15,223 6,969 14,565
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 29.59% 28.47% 28.40%
Number of salaries quoted 9,107 5,980 12,112
10th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £38,525
25th Percentile £55,000 £52,500 £49,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year - +7.69% +4.00%
75th Percentile £90,000 £86,250 £85,000
90th Percentile £107,500 £100,000 £105,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% -

SQL Server 2019
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing SQL Server 2019 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2019 in London

SQL Server 2019
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SQL Server 2019 in London.

Salary trend for SQL Server 2019 in London

SQL Server 2019
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing SQL Server 2019 in London over the 6 months to 28 January 2022.

Salary histogram for SQL Server 2019 in London

SQL Server 2019
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2019 within the London region over the 6 months to 28 January 2022. 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
Jobs
Central London -38 10 £54,000 +20.00% 41
SQL Server 2019
England

For the 6 months to 28 January 2022, IT jobs citing SQL Server 2019 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 London region with a requirement for SQL Server 2019.

1 43 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 35 (81.40%) Microsoft
3 34 (79.07%) Azure
4 28 (65.12%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (65.12%) Greenfield Project
5 27 (62.79%) .NET Core
5 27 (62.79%) Blazor
5 27 (62.79%) ML.NET
5 27 (62.79%) MVC
5 27 (62.79%) Advertising
5 27 (62.79%) ASP.NET
5 27 (62.79%) CSS
5 27 (62.79%) C#
5 27 (62.79%) HTML
5 27 (62.79%) JavaScript
5 27 (62.79%) .NET
5 27 (62.79%) OO
5 27 (62.79%) TDD
5 27 (62.79%) ASP.NET MVC
5 27 (62.79%) HTML5
5 27 (62.79%) BDD
5 27 (62.79%) MongoDB
5 27 (62.79%) Entity Framework
5 27 (62.79%) CSS3
6 11 (25.58%) SQL
6 11 (25.58%) Finance
7 8 (18.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (18.60%) SQL Server 2016
8 7 (16.28%) Windows Server
8 7 (16.28%) SQL Server 2012

SQL Server 2019
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 6 (13.95%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (13.95%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 34 (79.07%) Azure
2 6 (13.95%) Azure Data Factory
2 6 (13.95%) Power Platform
3 3 (6.98%) Power Automate
3 3 (6.98%) PowerApps
4 2 (4.65%) SaaS
5 1 (2.33%) Azure Cosmos DB
5 1 (2.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.95%) DHCP
1 6 (13.95%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 27 (62.79%) MongoDB
3 8 (18.60%) SQL Server 2016
3 8 (18.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (16.28%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (13.95%) Azure SQL Database
6 5 (11.63%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (11.63%) Power BI
7 3 (6.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (2.33%) RDBMS
9 1 (2.33%) Relational Database
9 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 27 (62.79%) Advertising
2 11 (25.58%) Finance
3 3 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.65%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 28 (65.12%) Developer
2 27 (62.79%) .NET Developer
3 6 (13.95%) DBA
3 6 (13.95%) SQL DBA
4 5 (11.63%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) Data Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) Senior Data Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) SQL Server DBA
6 3 (6.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Administrator
8 1 (2.33%) Azure Engineer
8 1 (2.33%) Database Developer
8 1 (2.33%) SQL Database Developer
8 1 (2.33%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (62.79%) .NET
1 27 (62.79%) .NET Core
1 27 (62.79%) ASP.NET
1 27 (62.79%) ASP.NET MVC
1 27 (62.79%) Blazor
1 27 (62.79%) CSS
1 27 (62.79%) CSS3
1 27 (62.79%) Entity Framework
1 27 (62.79%) HTML
1 27 (62.79%) HTML5
1 27 (62.79%) ML.NET
Miscellaneous
1 28 (65.12%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (2.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (16.28%) Windows
1 7 (16.28%) Windows Server
2 6 (13.95%) Windows Server 2016
2 6 (13.95%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (65.12%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (62.79%) BDD
2 27 (62.79%) MVC
2 27 (62.79%) OO
2 27 (62.79%) TDD
3 6 (13.95%) Penetration Testing
4 4 (9.30%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (9.30%) DevOps
4 4 (9.30%) ETL
4 4 (9.30%) Project Delivery
5 3 (6.98%) High Availability
5 3 (6.98%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 3 (6.98%) Requirements Gathering
6 2 (4.65%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (4.65%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (2.33%) Critical Thinking
7 1 (2.33%) Migration
7 1 (2.33%) Operational Stability
7 1 (2.33%) Proactive Management
7 1 (2.33%) Runbook
Programming Languages
1 27 (62.79%) C#
1 27 (62.79%) JavaScript
2 11 (25.58%) SQL
3 4 (9.30%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (4.65%) Degree
2 1 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.33%) MCITP
2 1 (2.33%) MCSE
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.98%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (16.28%) Active Directory
2 6 (13.95%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 35 (81.40%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.95%) VMware
3 5 (11.63%) ServiceNow
4 2 (4.65%) RedGate
5 1 (2.33%) Databricks
5 1 (2.33%) Veritas