Period
to 20 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset with a requirement for SQL Server 2016 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQL Server 2016 over the 6 months to 20 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2016
South West > Somerset
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 70 108 -
Rank change year-on-year +38 - -
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2016 41 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 3.31% 0.40% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.93% 1.02% -
Number of salaries quoted 39 5 0
Somerset median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 -
South West median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -11.11% -10.00% -

SQL Server 2016 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 Somerset with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Somerset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 517 489 461
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 41.73% 39.15% 37.30%
Number of salaries quoted 458 448 419
Somerset median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £25,750
90th Percentile £55,000 £57,500 £51,500
South West median annual salary £41,000 £42,500 £39,060
% change year-on-year -3.53% +8.81% +4.16%

SQL Server 2016
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

Job postings citing SQL Server 2016 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Somerset.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2016 in Somerset

SQL Server 2016
Salary Trend in Somerset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2016 in Somerset.

Salary trend for SQL Server 2016 in Somerset

SQL Server 2016
Salary Histogram in Somerset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2016 in Somerset over the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL Server 2016 in Somerset

SQL Server 2016
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2016 within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 20 January 2018. 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
Job
Vacancies
Bath +8 19 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Clevedon - 8 £48,750 -
Portishead - 8 £47,500 -
Taunton - 2 £36,375 -
SQL Server 2016
South West

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, IT jobs citing SQL Server 2016 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 Somerset region with a requirement for SQL Server 2016.

1 41 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 33 (80.49%) C#
2 33 (80.49%) MVC
3 31 (75.61%) .NET
3 31 (75.61%) ASP.NET
3 31 (75.61%) TDD
3 31 (75.61%) WCF
3 31 (75.61%) ASP.NET MVC
3 31 (75.61%) Web Application Development
3 31 (75.61%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 30 (73.17%) BDD
5 24 (58.54%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (48.78%) Node.js
7 19 (46.34%) NoSQL
7 19 (46.34%) ASP.NET Web API
7 19 (46.34%) Ruby
7 19 (46.34%) Git (software)
7 19 (46.34%) RESTful
8 16 (39.02%) KnockoutJS
9 15 (36.59%) Code First Entity Framework
9 15 (36.59%) Greenfield Project
9 15 (36.59%) Entity Framework
9 15 (36.59%) AngularJS
9 15 (36.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 15 (36.59%) .NET Framework
9 15 (36.59%) JavaScript
10 11 (26.83%) Windows
10 11 (26.83%) Scrum
10 11 (26.83%) WinForms
10 11 (26.83%) Kanban

SQL Server 2016
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.44%) Google Play
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 19 (46.34%) NoSQL
3 6 (14.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (9.76%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (9.76%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (9.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (7.32%) Azure SQL Database
5 3 (7.32%) Power BI
5 3 (7.32%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (7.32%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (7.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (4.88%) Relational Database
6 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (2.44%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (2.44%) Data Mining
7 1 (2.44%) Geospatial Data
Development Applications
1 19 (46.34%) Git (software)
2 11 (26.83%) Moq
2 11 (26.83%) NUnit
2 11 (26.83%) Rhino Mocks
3 2 (4.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (4.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (21.95%) Games
2 7 (17.07%) Music Industry
3 6 (14.63%) Advertising
4 1 (2.44%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 37 (90.24%) Developer
2 31 (75.61%) .NET Developer
3 4 (9.76%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 4 (9.76%) DBA
3 4 (9.76%) SQL BI Developer
3 4 (9.76%) SQL DBA
3 4 (9.76%) SQL Developer
3 4 (9.76%) SQL Server DBA
4 2 (4.88%) Applications Developer
4 2 (4.88%) Microsoft BI Developer
4 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Developer
4 2 (4.88%) SQL Server BI Developer
4 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Developer
4 2 (4.88%) Web Applications Developer
4 2 (4.88%) Web Developer
5 1 (2.44%) Administrator
5 1 (2.44%) Business Developer
5 1 (2.44%) Digital Developer
5 1 (2.44%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
5 1 (2.44%) SSIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (75.61%) .NET
1 31 (75.61%) ASP.NET
1 31 (75.61%) ASP.NET MVC
1 31 (75.61%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 31 (75.61%) WCF
2 20 (48.78%) Node.js
3 19 (46.34%) ASP.NET Web API
3 19 (46.34%) RESTful
4 16 (39.02%) KnockoutJS
5 15 (36.59%) .NET Framework
5 15 (36.59%) AngularJS
5 15 (36.59%) Code First Entity Framework
5 15 (36.59%) Entity Framework
5 15 (36.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 11 (26.83%) NHibernate
6 11 (26.83%) WinForms
6 11 (26.83%) WPF
7 1 (2.44%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 15 (36.59%) Greenfield Project
2 11 (26.83%) Music Streaming
3 1 (2.44%) iPhone
3 1 (2.44%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 11 (26.83%) Windows
2 1 (2.44%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (80.49%) MVC
2 31 (75.61%) TDD
2 31 (75.61%) Web Application Development
3 30 (73.17%) BDD
4 24 (58.54%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (26.83%) Kanban
5 11 (26.83%) MVVM
5 11 (26.83%) Scrum
6 7 (17.07%) High Availability
7 6 (14.63%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (9.76%) OO
9 2 (4.88%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (4.88%) Mentoring
9 2 (4.88%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (4.88%) Visualisation
9 2 (4.88%) Web Development
10 1 (2.44%) Dependency Injection
10 1 (2.44%) Domain-Driven Design
10 1 (2.44%) ETL Development
10 1 (2.44%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 33 (80.49%) C#
2 19 (46.34%) Ruby
3 15 (36.59%) JavaScript
4 10 (24.39%) SQL
5 8 (19.51%) T-SQL
6 2 (4.88%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 8 (19.51%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.44%) Google
2 1 (2.44%) Tableau