Period
to 13 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Slough 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 13 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 31 9 6
Rank change year-on-year -22 -3 +8
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 59 100 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 9.53% 15.13% 15.68%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 25.65% 46.73% 58.79%
Number of salaries quoted 52 97 114
Slough median annual salary £57,000 £40,000 £41,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +42.50% -4.19% -1.76%
10th Percentile £39,125 £22,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £65,000 £61,250
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -

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 Slough with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Slough
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 230 214 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 37.16% 32.38% 26.68%
Number of salaries quoted 87 198 174
Slough median annual salary £57,500 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.29% -10.53% -
10th Percentile £43,400 £22,500 £28,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £69,125 £76,750
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.53% - -

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in Slough

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Salary trend for SQL Server in Slough

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Slough

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server in Slough over the 6 months to 13 December 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Slough

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 Slough region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 48 (81.36%) SQL
2 37 (62.71%) C#
3 29 (49.15%) .NET
4 26 (44.07%) MVC
4 26 (44.07%) ASP.NET
5 25 (42.37%) CSS
5 25 (42.37%) IIS
5 25 (42.37%) JavaScript
5 25 (42.37%) HTML
5 25 (42.37%) .NET Framework
5 25 (42.37%) ASP.NET MVC
6 24 (40.68%) T-SQL
7 22 (37.29%) AngularJS
8 21 (35.59%) Agile Software Development
9 20 (33.90%) Team Foundation Server
10 19 (32.20%) TDD
11 18 (30.51%) BDD
12 17 (28.81%) Fintech
12 17 (28.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 16 (27.12%) Scrum
13 16 (27.12%) Angular 2
13 16 (27.12%) Problem-Solving
14 15 (25.42%) Web Development
15 14 (23.73%) HTML5
15 14 (23.73%) NoSQL
15 14 (23.73%) Web Application Development
15 14 (23.73%) Analytical Skills
15 14 (23.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 14 (23.73%) Microsoft
16 13 (22.03%) Sass

SQL Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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 25 (42.37%) IIS
2 3 (5.08%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.39%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (3.39%) JBoss
3 2 (3.39%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (3.39%) WebLogic
3 2 (3.39%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (1.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (6.78%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (6.78%) Sage 200
2 1 (1.69%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.69%) TrackWise
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.47%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (8.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.69%) npm
2 1 (1.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.69%) Ethernet
1 1 (1.69%) Firewall
1 1 (1.69%) FTP
1 1 (1.69%) Internet
1 1 (1.69%) Reverse Proxy
1 1 (1.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (28.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 14 (23.73%) NoSQL
2 14 (23.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (16.95%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (8.47%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (8.47%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (8.47%) Power BI
4 5 (8.47%) SQL Server 2016
5 4 (6.78%) Relational Database
5 4 (6.78%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (5.08%) Big Data
6 3 (5.08%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (5.08%) MySQL
6 3 (5.08%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (5.08%) Qlik Sense
6 3 (5.08%) QlikView
6 3 (5.08%) RDBMS
6 3 (5.08%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (3.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 20 (33.90%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (13.56%) ReSharper
3 3 (5.08%) Visual Studio
4 2 (3.39%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.39%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.69%) Subversion
5 1 (1.69%) webpack
General
1 2 (3.39%) Advertising
1 2 (3.39%) Games
1 2 (3.39%) Marketing
1 2 (3.39%) Publishing
2 1 (1.69%) Automotive
2 1 (1.69%) Banking
2 1 (1.69%) Finance
2 1 (1.69%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.69%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 37 (62.71%) Developer
2 27 (45.76%) C# Developer
3 8 (13.56%) .NET Developer
4 7 (11.86%) DBA
4 7 (11.86%) SQL DBA
5 6 (10.17%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (8.47%) Analyst
6 5 (8.47%) Angular Developer
6 5 (8.47%) ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (8.47%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 5 (8.47%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (6.78%) Agile Development Manager
7 4 (6.78%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 4 (6.78%) C# Software Developer
7 4 (6.78%) Development Manager
7 4 (6.78%) ERP Developer
7 4 (6.78%) Sage Developer
7 4 (6.78%) Senior Developer
7 4 (6.78%) Software Developer
7 4 (6.78%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (49.15%) .NET
2 26 (44.07%) ASP.NET
3 25 (42.37%) .NET Framework
3 25 (42.37%) ASP.NET MVC
3 25 (42.37%) CSS
3 25 (42.37%) HTML
4 22 (37.29%) AngularJS
5 16 (27.12%) Angular 2
6 14 (23.73%) HTML5
7 13 (22.03%) Sass
7 13 (22.03%) WCF
8 11 (18.64%) Entity Framework
8 11 (18.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 10 (16.95%) jQuery
10 8 (13.56%) .NET Core
10 8 (13.56%) ASP.NET Core
10 8 (13.56%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 8 (13.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 8 (13.56%) LINQ
11 7 (11.86%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 17 (28.81%) Fintech
2 14 (23.73%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (8.47%) Mobile App
4 4 (6.78%) Clustering
5 3 (5.08%) Replication
5 3 (5.08%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (3.39%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.69%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.69%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.17%) Windows
2 4 (6.78%) Android
2 4 (6.78%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.69%) Linux
3 1 (1.69%) Windows Embedded Compact
3 1 (1.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (44.07%) MVC
2 21 (35.59%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (32.20%) TDD
4 18 (30.51%) BDD
5 16 (27.12%) Problem-Solving
5 16 (27.12%) Scrum
6 15 (25.42%) Web Development
7 14 (23.73%) Web Application Development
8 12 (20.34%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (16.95%) OO
9 10 (16.95%) OOD
10 9 (15.25%) ETL
11 8 (13.56%) Refactoring
12 6 (10.17%) DevOps
12 6 (10.17%) Performance Tuning
13 5 (8.47%) Analytics
13 5 (8.47%) Mentoring
14 4 (6.78%) Android Development
14 4 (6.78%) iOS Development
14 4 (6.78%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 48 (81.36%) SQL
2 37 (62.71%) C#
3 25 (42.37%) JavaScript
4 24 (40.68%) T-SQL
5 12 (20.34%) TypeScript
6 5 (8.47%) C
6 5 (8.47%) Java
7 4 (6.78%) C++
8 3 (5.08%) PowerShell
8 3 (5.08%) Python
9 2 (3.39%) F#
9 2 (3.39%) Ruby
9 2 (3.39%) VBA
10 1 (1.69%) PHP
10 1 (1.69%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.69%) VB
10 1 (1.69%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (8.47%) Degree
2 2 (3.39%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (3.39%) Master's Degree
3 1 (1.69%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.69%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (1.69%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.69%) Docker
1 1 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (20.34%) Ansible
1 12 (20.34%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.39%) Kibana
3 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 14 (23.73%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.78%) Oracle
2 4 (6.78%) Sage
3 2 (3.39%) Google
3 2 (3.39%) VMware
4 1 (1.69%) Facebook
4 1 (1.69%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.69%) Telerik