Period
to 25 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 25 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2016
England > South West
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 240 207 325
Rank change year-on-year -33 +118 -
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2016 91 138 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.87% 1.35% 0.23%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.96% 4.28% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 88 125 25
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -11.11% -
10th Percentile £33,675 £32,500 £36,550
90th Percentile £56,250 £54,500 £54,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +17.65% -5.56% -21.74%

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 the South West with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 3,070 3,228 3,329
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 29.37% 31.57% 30.91%
Number of salaries quoted 2,674 2,770 2,809
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £61,250 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +5.56%

SQL Server 2016
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2016 in the South West

SQL Server 2016
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for SQL Server 2016 in the South West

SQL Server 2016
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2016 in the South West over the 6 months to 25 September 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL Server 2016 in the South West

SQL Server 2016
Job Locations in the South West

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 South West region over the 6 months to 25 September 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
Gloucestershire +24 22 £47,500 +8.57% 3
Wiltshire -8 21 £41,000 +2.50% 3
Bristol -12 21 £40,000 -20.00% 5
Dorset -41 13 £40,000 +6.67% 8
Somerset +7 10 £43,000 +14.67% 2
Devon +7 2 £40,000 +14.29% 1
SQL Server 2016
England

For the 6 months to 25 September 2018, IT jobs citing SQL Server 2016 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 South West region with a requirement for SQL Server 2016.

1 91 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 47 (51.65%) .NET
3 45 (49.45%) C#
3 45 (49.45%) SQL
4 41 (45.05%) TDD
5 39 (42.86%) ASP.NET
6 37 (40.66%) MVC
6 37 (40.66%) Agile Software Development
6 37 (40.66%) ASP.NET MVC
7 36 (39.56%) Web Application Development
7 36 (39.56%) T-SQL
8 31 (34.07%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 30 (32.97%) ASP.NET Web API
9 30 (32.97%) RESTful
10 29 (31.87%) BDD
11 28 (30.77%) SQL Server 2012
12 27 (29.67%) Microsoft
13 24 (26.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 23 (25.27%) Windows
14 23 (25.27%) Node.js
14 23 (25.27%) SQL Server 2014
15 22 (24.18%) AngularJS
15 22 (24.18%) Ruby
15 22 (24.18%) WCF
16 21 (23.08%) Dependency Injection
17 20 (21.98%) Windows Server
18 19 (20.88%) KnockoutJS
18 19 (20.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 19 (20.88%) .NET Framework
18 19 (20.88%) Kanban

SQL Server 2016
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 5 (5.49%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (2.20%) IIS
Business Applications
1 5 (5.49%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 14 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (13.19%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.20%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (2.20%) Google Play
3 2 (2.20%) IaaS
3 2 (2.20%) Office 365
3 2 (2.20%) PaaS
4 1 (1.10%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.99%) Internet
2 7 (7.69%) SAN
3 2 (2.20%) Broadband
4 1 (1.10%) DHCP
4 1 (1.10%) DNS
4 1 (1.10%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 28 (30.77%) SQL Server 2012
3 24 (26.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 23 (25.27%) SQL Server 2014
5 18 (19.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 17 (18.68%) NoSQL
7 16 (17.58%) SQL Server 2008
8 12 (13.19%) Data Warehouse
8 12 (13.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 8 (8.79%) MongoDB
10 6 (6.59%) Power BI
11 5 (5.49%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
11 5 (5.49%) QlikView
12 4 (4.40%) Crystal Reports
12 4 (4.40%) OLAP
13 3 (3.30%) BusinessObjects
13 3 (3.30%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
13 3 (3.30%) Lumira
13 3 (3.30%) OLTP
13 3 (3.30%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 17 (18.68%) Git (software)
2 5 (5.49%) TeamCity
3 4 (4.40%) MSTest
3 4 (4.40%) NUnit
4 2 (2.20%) GitLab
4 2 (2.20%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.10%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (1.10%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (1.10%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (12.09%) Finance
2 10 (10.99%) Games
3 7 (7.69%) Marketing
3 7 (7.69%) Telecoms
4 5 (5.49%) Advertising
5 4 (4.40%) Music Industry
6 3 (3.30%) Electronics
6 3 (3.30%) Manufacturing
7 2 (2.20%) Retail
8 1 (1.10%) Banking
Job Titles
1 52 (57.14%) Developer
2 42 (46.15%) .NET Developer
3 21 (23.08%) DBA
4 16 (17.58%) SQL DBA
5 12 (13.19%) C# .NET Developer
5 12 (13.19%) C# Developer
6 8 (8.79%) Analyst
6 8 (8.79%) SQL Developer
7 7 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 7 (7.69%) Internet Developer
7 7 (7.69%) Support Analyst
8 6 (6.59%) Administrator
8 6 (6.59%) Applications Support
8 6 (6.59%) Applications Support Analyst
8 6 (6.59%) C# WPF Developer
8 6 (6.59%) Junior
8 6 (6.59%) SQL Analyst
8 6 (6.59%) SQL Server DBA
8 6 (6.59%) SQL Support Analyst
8 6 (6.59%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (51.65%) .NET
2 39 (42.86%) ASP.NET
3 37 (40.66%) ASP.NET MVC
4 31 (34.07%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 30 (32.97%) ASP.NET Web API
5 30 (32.97%) RESTful
6 23 (25.27%) Node.js
7 22 (24.18%) AngularJS
7 22 (24.18%) WCF
8 19 (20.88%) .NET Framework
8 19 (20.88%) KnockoutJS
8 19 (20.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 17 (18.68%) Entity Framework
10 16 (17.58%) Code First Entity Framework
11 15 (16.48%) WPF
12 8 (8.79%) ASP.NET Core
13 6 (6.59%) Ninject
13 6 (6.59%) Web Services
14 5 (5.49%) MSMQ
15 4 (4.40%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.19%) Enterprise Software
1 12 (13.19%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (4.40%) Social Network
3 3 (3.30%) Data Protection Act
3 3 (3.30%) Replication
4 2 (2.20%) iPhone
4 2 (2.20%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.20%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.10%) Digital TV
5 1 (1.10%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 23 (25.27%) Windows
2 20 (21.98%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.20%) Android
3 2 (2.20%) Linux
3 2 (2.20%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.20%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (45.05%) TDD
2 37 (40.66%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (40.66%) MVC
3 36 (39.56%) Web Application Development
4 29 (31.87%) BDD
5 21 (23.08%) Dependency Injection
6 19 (20.88%) Kanban
7 16 (17.58%) Scrum
8 14 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (15.38%) ETL
9 13 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (8.79%) ITIL
10 8 (8.79%) MVVM
11 7 (7.69%) Data Modelling
11 7 (7.69%) OO
12 6 (6.59%) Performance Tuning
12 6 (6.59%) Problem-Solving
13 5 (5.49%) Domain-Driven Design
13 5 (5.49%) Multithreading
14 4 (4.40%) Inversion of Control
Programming Languages
1 45 (49.45%) C#
1 45 (49.45%) SQL
2 36 (39.56%) T-SQL
3 22 (24.18%) Ruby
4 15 (16.48%) JavaScript
5 10 (10.99%) PowerShell
6 5 (5.49%) F#
6 5 (5.49%) VB
7 4 (4.40%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (2.20%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.30%) GDPR
2 1 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.10%) QA
2 1 (1.10%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (4.40%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.20%) Docker
2 2 (2.20%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (2.20%) vSphere
2 2 (2.20%) XenApp
2 2 (2.20%) XenDesktop
3 1 (1.10%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (5.49%) Kibana
2 4 (4.40%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 4 (4.40%) WSUS
3 2 (2.20%) Ansible
3 2 (2.20%) HAProxy
3 2 (2.20%) Puppet
3 2 (2.20%) SCOM
3 2 (2.20%) Terraform
4 1 (1.10%) SCCM
4 1 (1.10%) SCOrch
4 1 (1.10%) SCVMM
4 1 (1.10%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 27 (29.67%) Microsoft
2 9 (9.89%) Facebook
3 7 (7.69%) SAP
4 6 (6.59%) Tableau
5 5 (5.49%) Google
6 4 (4.40%) Twitter
7 2 (2.20%) Citrix
7 2 (2.20%) ServiceNow
7 2 (2.20%) Veeam
7 2 (2.20%) VMware
8 1 (1.10%) Oracle