Period
to 25 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
25 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 12 11 6
Rank change year-on-year -1 -5 +4
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 177 206 325
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 13.69% 14.37% 20.71%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 47.20% 47.03% 57.12%
Number of salaries quoted 155 206 293
Milton Keynes median annual salary £50,000 £46,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.95% +3.89% +4.05%
10th Percentile £31,450 £30,625 £33,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £57,500
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +9.76%

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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Milton Keynes
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 375 438 569
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 29.00% 30.54% 36.27%
Number of salaries quoted 311 337 484
Milton Keynes median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +3.45%
10th Percentile £31,500 £31,050 £30,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £64,250 £62,125
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +8.43%

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in Milton Keynes

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Salary trend for SQL Server in Milton Keynes

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 25 February 2020.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 25 February 2020, 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 84 (47.46%) .NET
2 82 (46.33%) C#
3 74 (41.81%) SQL
4 69 (38.98%) Microsoft
5 63 (35.59%) JavaScript
5 63 (35.59%) Agile Software Development
6 57 (32.20%) HTML
7 56 (31.64%) Azure
8 53 (29.94%) CSS
9 52 (29.38%) MVC
10 44 (24.86%) .NET Framework
11 39 (22.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 38 (21.47%) ASP.NET
13 37 (20.90%) AngularJS
14 36 (20.34%) TDD
15 34 (19.21%) Git (software)
16 33 (18.64%) DevOps
17 32 (18.08%) Relational Database
17 32 (18.08%) Linux
18 31 (17.51%) Oracle
19 30 (16.95%) MySQL
20 29 (16.38%) Java
21 27 (15.25%) Visual Studio
22 26 (14.69%) Scrum
23 23 (12.99%) ASP.NET MVC
24 22 (12.43%) SDLC
24 22 (12.43%) NUnit
24 22 (12.43%) Spring
25 21 (11.86%) WPF
25 21 (11.86%) Finance

SQL Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 (6.78%) SharePoint
2 11 (6.21%) WebSphere
3 8 (4.52%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (3.39%) MS Exchange
5 5 (2.82%) JBoss
6 4 (2.26%) GlassFish
6 4 (2.26%) IIS
6 4 (2.26%) Tomcat
7 3 (1.69%) Confluence
7 3 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (1.13%) Apache Solr
8 2 (1.13%) IBM Domino
8 2 (1.13%) nginx
8 2 (1.13%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (1.13%) WildFly
9 1 (0.56%) Apache
9 1 (0.56%) Joomla!
9 1 (0.56%) Mule
9 1 (0.56%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 17 (9.60%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (5.65%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.13%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.56%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 10 (5.65%) GoldMine
2 1 (0.56%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (0.56%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.56%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 56 (31.64%) Azure
2 15 (8.47%) PaaS
3 14 (7.91%) SaaS
4 10 (5.65%) IaaS
5 9 (5.08%) AWS
5 9 (5.08%) Power Platform
6 4 (2.26%) Office 365
7 3 (1.69%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (1.13%) GitHub
8 2 (1.13%) OneDrive
9 1 (0.56%) Amazon Cognito
9 1 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.56%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.56%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.56%) GCP
9 1 (0.56%) Google Sheets
9 1 (0.56%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.08%) Firewall
2 7 (3.95%) FTP
2 7 (3.95%) HTTP
3 5 (2.82%) DNS
4 4 (2.26%) Remote Desktop
4 4 (2.26%) SAN
4 4 (2.26%) TCP/IP
5 3 (1.69%) BGP
5 3 (1.69%) DHCP
5 3 (1.69%) GLBP
5 3 (1.69%) HSRP
5 3 (1.69%) OSPF
5 3 (1.69%) RIP
5 3 (1.69%) VPN
6 2 (1.13%) SSL
7 1 (0.56%) Intranet
7 1 (0.56%) LAN
7 1 (0.56%) NAS
7 1 (0.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (22.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 32 (18.08%) Relational Database
3 30 (16.95%) MySQL
4 19 (10.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 19 (10.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 17 (9.60%) RDBMS
6 10 (5.65%) SQL Server 2016
7 9 (5.08%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (5.08%) PostgreSQL
7 9 (5.08%) Power BI
8 8 (4.52%) Azure SQL Database
8 8 (4.52%) DB2
9 5 (2.82%) MS Access
10 4 (2.26%) MongoDB
10 4 (2.26%) SQL Server 2017
11 3 (1.69%) Big Data
11 3 (1.69%) DTS
11 3 (1.69%) NoSQL
11 3 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (1.69%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 34 (19.21%) Git (software)
2 27 (15.25%) Visual Studio
3 22 (12.43%) NUnit
4 15 (8.47%) Cucumber
5 14 (7.91%) Jenkins
6 11 (6.21%) JIRA
6 11 (6.21%) Selenium
7 9 (5.08%) TeamCity
8 8 (4.52%) git-flow
8 8 (4.52%) GitLab
8 8 (4.52%) Octopus Deploy
8 8 (4.52%) SonarQube
9 7 (3.95%) Maven
10 6 (3.39%) Team Foundation Server
11 5 (2.82%) MSTest
12 4 (2.26%) Bitbucket
12 4 (2.26%) ReSharper
12 4 (2.26%) WebDriver
13 3 (1.69%) JMeter
14 1 (0.56%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 21 (11.86%) Finance
2 11 (6.21%) Retail
3 8 (4.52%) Financial Institution
4 6 (3.39%) Automotive
4 6 (3.39%) Law
4 6 (3.39%) Police
5 4 (2.26%) Marketing
6 3 (1.69%) Games
7 2 (1.13%) Legal
8 1 (0.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 111 (62.71%) Developer
2 52 (29.38%) .NET Developer
3 34 (19.21%) C# Developer
4 31 (17.51%) DBA
5 29 (16.38%) Administrator
6 24 (13.56%) Junior
6 24 (13.56%) Software Developer
7 23 (12.99%) C# .NET Developer
7 23 (12.99%) Junior Developer
7 23 (12.99%) Senior Developer
8 21 (11.86%) Junior .NET Developer
9 14 (7.91%) SQL DBA
10 11 (6.21%) Java Developer
11 10 (5.65%) SQL Developer
12 9 (5.08%) ASP.NET Developer
13 8 (4.52%) Angular Developer
14 7 (3.95%) .NET Software Developer
14 7 (3.95%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 7 (3.95%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 7 (3.95%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (47.46%) .NET
2 57 (32.20%) HTML
3 53 (29.94%) CSS
4 44 (24.86%) .NET Framework
5 38 (21.47%) ASP.NET
6 37 (20.90%) AngularJS
7 23 (12.99%) ASP.NET MVC
8 22 (12.43%) Spring
9 21 (11.86%) WPF
10 20 (11.30%) Hibernate
11 19 (10.73%) Web Services
12 18 (10.17%) React
13 17 (9.60%) jQuery
14 16 (9.04%) .NET Core
15 15 (8.47%) Spring Boot
16 14 (7.91%) Node.js
16 14 (7.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 13 (7.34%) XML
18 12 (6.78%) REST
18 12 (6.78%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.47%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (7.34%) Greenfield Project
3 9 (5.08%) Self-Motivation
4 8 (4.52%) Driving Licence
5 7 (3.95%) Clustering
5 7 (3.95%) Replication
6 5 (2.82%) Data Structures
6 5 (2.82%) Management Information System
7 4 (2.26%) User Experience
8 3 (1.69%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.56%) BBC
9 1 (0.56%) DataPower
9 1 (0.56%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.56%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.56%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.56%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 32 (18.08%) Linux
2 18 (10.17%) Windows
3 13 (7.34%) Android
3 13 (7.34%) Apple iOS
4 8 (4.52%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.56%) Unix
5 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (35.59%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (29.38%) MVC
3 36 (20.34%) TDD
4 33 (18.64%) DevOps
5 26 (14.69%) Scrum
6 22 (12.43%) SDLC
7 20 (11.30%) Software Engineering
8 19 (10.73%) Business Intelligence
8 19 (10.73%) Microservices
9 16 (9.04%) Continuous Improvement
9 16 (9.04%) Continuous Integration
9 16 (9.04%) ETL
9 16 (9.04%) Unit Testing
9 16 (9.04%) Web Development
10 15 (8.47%) Problem-Solving
11 14 (7.91%) BDD
11 14 (7.91%) SOLID
12 13 (7.34%) High Availability
13 11 (6.21%) Mentoring
13 11 (6.21%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 82 (46.33%) C#
2 74 (41.81%) SQL
3 63 (35.59%) JavaScript
4 29 (16.38%) Java
5 10 (5.65%) PowerShell
5 10 (5.65%) Shell Script
5 10 (5.65%) T-SQL
6 5 (2.82%) TypeScript
6 5 (2.82%) VC++
7 4 (2.26%) C
8 3 (1.69%) Java 8
8 3 (1.69%) VB.NET
8 3 (1.69%) VBA
9 2 (1.13%) Ruby
9 2 (1.13%) VB
10 1 (0.56%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.56%) C++
10 1 (0.56%) PHP
10 1 (0.56%) Python
10 1 (0.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (6.21%) Degree
2 10 (5.65%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.69%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (1.69%) ISTQB
3 3 (1.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (1.13%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 2 (1.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (1.13%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (9.04%) PCI DSS
2 9 (5.08%) SLA
3 4 (2.26%) QA
4 3 (1.69%) Data Quality
System Software
1 20 (11.30%) Docker
2 11 (6.21%) Active Directory
3 7 (3.95%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.69%) KVM
4 3 (1.69%) Virtual Desktop
4 3 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (6.78%) Kubernetes
2 5 (2.82%) Terraform
3 1 (0.56%) Ambari
3 1 (0.56%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (0.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 69 (38.98%) Microsoft
2 31 (17.51%) Oracle
3 10 (5.65%) Sage
4 8 (4.52%) Jitterbit
5 7 (3.95%) IBM
6 6 (3.39%) Tableau
6 6 (3.39%) VMware
7 5 (2.82%) Citrix
8 3 (1.69%) GFI Software
8 3 (1.69%) Google
8 3 (1.69%) OutSystems
8 3 (1.69%) WatchGuard
9 2 (1.13%) Cognos
9 2 (1.13%) Remedy
9 2 (1.13%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (1.13%) SAP
9 2 (1.13%) ServiceNow
9 2 (1.13%) Xamarin
10 1 (0.56%) Sony
10 1 (0.56%) Teradata