Period
to 22 February 2019

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 22 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2016
England > South West
6 months to
22 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 295 156 303
Rank change year-on-year -139 +147 +50
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2016 26 207 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.26% 2.02% 0.36%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.88% 6.00% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 18 198 37
South West median annual salary £41,250 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.13% -11.11% -10.00%
10th Percentile £28,375 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £59,125 £61,250 £55,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +23.53% -5.56% -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 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 2,960 3,452 3,156
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 29.23% 33.76% 30.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2,525 2,914 2,707
South West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +7.59%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,787 £60,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

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 22 February 2019.

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 22 February 2019. 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
Somerset -25 10 £40,000 -11.11% 5
Gloucestershire -29 6 £47,500 - 5
Wiltshire -23 4 £53,750 +34.38% 3
Dorset -35 2 £28,750 -28.13% 8
Bristol -39 2 £42,500 +3.66% 4
Cornwall +22 1 £31,500 -10.00% 1
Devon -8 1 £40,000 - 2
SQL Server 2016
England

For the 6 months to 22 February 2019, 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 26 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 23 (88.46%) C#
2 23 (88.46%) .NET
3 20 (76.92%) MVC
3 20 (76.92%) ASP.NET
4 18 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (69.23%) RESTful
5 14 (53.85%) JavaScript
6 13 (50.00%) TDD
6 13 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 13 (50.00%) .NET Framework
6 13 (50.00%) Web Application Development
7 12 (46.15%) BDD
8 11 (42.31%) ASP.NET Web API
9 10 (38.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 10 (38.46%) Microsoft Azure
10 9 (34.62%) SQL Server 2012
10 9 (34.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 9 (34.62%) Finance
10 9 (34.62%) Microsoft
11 8 (30.77%) Data Modelling
11 8 (30.77%) CSS
11 8 (30.77%) Scrum
11 8 (30.77%) AngularJS
11 8 (30.77%) Tableau
11 8 (30.77%) Continuous Improvement
11 8 (30.77%) Dependency Injection
11 8 (30.77%) Test Automation
11 8 (30.77%) Kanban
11 8 (30.77%) SQL Server 2014

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 1 (3.85%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 10 (38.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.85%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) Internet
2 2 (7.69%) Hyperconnected
3 1 (3.85%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (38.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (34.62%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (34.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (30.77%) SQL Server 2014
5 4 (15.38%) NoSQL
6 3 (11.54%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (7.69%) MongoDB
7 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (3.85%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 1 (3.85%) RavenDB
8 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (26.92%) AccuRev
1 7 (26.92%) Rhino Mocks
1 7 (26.92%) Selenium
1 7 (26.92%) SoapUI
1 7 (26.92%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (15.38%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.85%) GitLab
3 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.85%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (34.62%) Finance
2 5 (19.23%) Games
3 1 (3.85%) Marketing
3 1 (3.85%) Retail
3 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (84.62%) Developer
2 21 (80.77%) .NET Developer
3 13 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 13 (50.00%) C# Developer
4 11 (42.31%) ASP.NET Developer
4 11 (42.31%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 2 (7.69%) DBA
5 2 (7.69%) Graduate
5 2 (7.69%) Graduate .NET Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Graduate Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Junior
5 2 (7.69%) Junior .NET Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Junior Developer
5 2 (7.69%) SQL DBA
6 1 (3.85%) Agile Developer
6 1 (3.85%) C# WPF Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Data Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Messaging Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Report Writer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (88.46%) .NET
2 20 (76.92%) ASP.NET
3 18 (69.23%) RESTful
4 13 (50.00%) .NET Framework
4 13 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 11 (42.31%) ASP.NET Web API
6 8 (30.77%) AngularJS
6 8 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 8 (30.77%) CSS
6 8 (30.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 7 (26.92%) Ajax
7 7 (26.92%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 7 (26.92%) jQuery
7 7 (26.92%) KnockoutJS
7 7 (26.92%) Middleware
7 7 (26.92%) RabbitMQ
7 7 (26.92%) REST
7 7 (26.92%) SOAP
7 7 (26.92%) Web Services
8 6 (23.08%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (3.85%) BBC
2 1 (3.85%) Digital TV
2 1 (3.85%) Fintech
2 1 (3.85%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Windows
2 1 (3.85%) Linux
2 1 (3.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (76.92%) MVC
2 18 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (50.00%) TDD
3 13 (50.00%) Web Application Development
4 12 (46.15%) BDD
5 8 (30.77%) Continuous Improvement
5 8 (30.77%) Data Modelling
5 8 (30.77%) Dependency Injection
5 8 (30.77%) Kanban
5 8 (30.77%) Scrum
5 8 (30.77%) Test Automation
6 7 (26.92%) API Testing
6 7 (26.92%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (26.92%) DNA
6 7 (26.92%) SDLC
7 3 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (7.69%) MVVM
8 2 (7.69%) Problem-Solving
9 1 (3.85%) CQRS
9 1 (3.85%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 23 (88.46%) C#
2 14 (53.85%) JavaScript
3 7 (26.92%) VB.NET
4 5 (19.23%) Ruby
5 4 (15.38%) SQL
6 1 (3.85%) F#
6 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (26.92%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.85%) Docker
1 1 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (3.85%) vSphere
1 1 (3.85%) XenApp
1 1 (3.85%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Ansible
1 1 (3.85%) Kibana
1 1 (3.85%) Puppet
1 1 (3.85%) Terraform
Vendors
1 9 (34.62%) Microsoft
2 8 (30.77%) Tableau
3 7 (26.92%) FNZ
4 3 (11.54%) Google
5 1 (3.85%) Apple
5 1 (3.85%) Citrix
5 1 (3.85%) Facebook
5 1 (3.85%) Sony
5 1 (3.85%) Veeam
5 1 (3.85%) VMware
5 1 (3.85%) Yahoo!