Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Plymouth 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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Devon > Plymouth
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 11 11
Rank change year-on-year +3 0 +12
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 17 19 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Plymouth 19.77% 16.67% 15.92%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 70.83% 46.34% 45.45%
Number of salaries quoted 10 19 24
Plymouth median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -12.50% +31.15%
10th Percentile £28,500 £25,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £45,000 £41,750 £45,000
Devon median annual salary £43,750 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +25.00% -6.67% +7.14%

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 Plymouth with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Plymouth
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 24 41 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Plymouth 27.91% 35.96% 35.03%
Number of salaries quoted 15 39 48
Plymouth median annual salary £38,500 £35,000 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +14.75% +5.17%
10th Percentile £28,850 £21,950 £21,500
90th Percentile £52,933 £53,750 £45,000
Devon median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +4.17% +2.86%

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Plymouth

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in Plymouth

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Plymouth

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

Salary trend for SQL Server in Plymouth

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Plymouth

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server in Plymouth over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Plymouth

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, 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 Plymouth region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 13 (76.47%) Microsoft
2 12 (70.59%) SQL
3 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (35.29%) Scrum
4 6 (35.29%) Windows
5 5 (29.41%) .NET
5 5 (29.41%) Web Services
5 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (23.53%) Test Automation
6 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (23.53%) DevOps
6 4 (23.53%) SC Cleared
6 4 (23.53%) Security Cleared
6 4 (23.53%) TDD
6 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (23.53%) MVC
6 4 (23.53%) Visual Studio
6 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
6 4 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET
7 3 (17.65%) Oracle
7 3 (17.65%) T-SQL
7 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
7 3 (17.65%) PL/SQL
7 3 (17.65%) C#
7 3 (17.65%) Delphi
7 3 (17.65%) Release Management
7 3 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (17.65%) Web Development
7 3 (17.65%) .NET Framework

SQL Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Plymouth 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 1 (5.88%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Office 365
2 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Network Security
1 1 (5.88%) SAN
1 1 (5.88%) Skype
1 1 (5.88%) Structured Cabling
1 1 (5.88%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (11.76%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (11.76%) QlikView
4 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (5.88%) MongoDB
5 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
5 1 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (5.88%) Redis
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Visual Studio
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
1 1 (5.88%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) Developer
2 5 (29.41%) .NET Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Senior Developer
4 3 (17.65%) .NET Web Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Delphi Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Software Developer
4 3 (17.65%) SQL Developer
4 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Web Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Administrator
5 2 (11.76%) Business Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Database Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior .NET Web Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Web Developer
5 2 (11.76%) SQL Database Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) .NET
1 5 (29.41%) Web Services
2 3 (17.65%) .NET Framework
2 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET
2 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (11.76%) HTML
3 2 (11.76%) jQuery
3 2 (11.76%) XML
4 1 (5.88%) Ajax
4 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 1 (5.88%) Entity Framework
4 1 (5.88%) RESTful
4 1 (5.88%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.76%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (11.76%) Video\Live Streaming
3 1 (5.88%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Windows
2 3 (17.65%) Windows Server
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
4 1 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (35.29%) Scrum
3 4 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (23.53%) DevOps
3 4 (23.53%) MVC
3 4 (23.53%) TDD
3 4 (23.53%) Test Automation
4 3 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (17.65%) Mentoring
4 3 (17.65%) Release Management
4 3 (17.65%) Unit Testing
4 3 (17.65%) Web Development
5 2 (11.76%) DRM
5 2 (11.76%) ETL
5 2 (11.76%) ETL Development
5 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
5 2 (11.76%) User Stories
6 1 (5.88%) Analytical Thinking
6 1 (5.88%) Concurrent Programming
6 1 (5.88%) Customer Requirements
Programming Languages
1 12 (70.59%) SQL
2 3 (17.65%) C#
2 3 (17.65%) Delphi
2 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
2 3 (17.65%) PL/SQL
2 3 (17.65%) T-SQL
3 2 (11.76%) PowerShell
3 2 (11.76%) VB.NET
4 1 (5.88%) Java
4 1 (5.88%) Python
4 1 (5.88%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) SC Cleared
1 4 (23.53%) Security Cleared
2 3 (17.65%) Degree
3 1 (5.88%) CCA
3 1 (5.88%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (5.88%) HND
3 1 (5.88%) MCSE
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) Docker
2 1 (5.88%) XenApp
2 1 (5.88%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Docker Swarm
1 1 (5.88%) Kubernetes
1 1 (5.88%) Mesos
1 1 (5.88%) Rancher
Vendors
1 13 (76.47%) Microsoft
2 3 (17.65%) Oracle
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco
3 1 (5.88%) Citrix
3 1 (5.88%) SAP
3 1 (5.88%) VMware