Period
to 18 November 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 18 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2016
England > South West
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 260 200 313
Rank change year-on-year -60 +113 -
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2016 62 158 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.62% 1.54% 0.26%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.16% 4.78% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 61 144 28
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -11.11% -
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £37,675
90th Percentile £56,250 £57,125 £52,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year +17.65% -9.57% -14.55%

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 2,872 3,303 3,349
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 28.55% 32.16% 30.62%
Number of salaries quoted 2,473 2,819 2,856
South West median annual salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.50% - +3.81%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,938
90th Percentile £66,250 £60,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £51,250 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26% +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 18 November 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 18 November 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
Wiltshire -1 18 £41,000 +2.50% 1
Gloucestershire +5 14 £47,500 -5.00% 2
Bristol -8 12 £36,250 -14.71% 4
Dorset -27 8 £41,250 +10.00% 8
Somerset -3 7 £40,000 +6.67% 3
Devon -1 1 £40,000 +14.29% 2
SQL Server 2016
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 62 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 36 (58.06%) .NET
3 35 (56.45%) C#
4 32 (51.61%) TDD
5 31 (50.00%) ASP.NET
6 29 (46.77%) MVC
6 29 (46.77%) Agile Software Development
6 29 (46.77%) ASP.NET MVC
7 28 (45.16%) Web Application Development
8 27 (43.55%) SQL
9 24 (38.71%) RESTful
9 24 (38.71%) BDD
9 24 (38.71%) ASP.NET Web API
10 23 (37.10%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 22 (35.48%) T-SQL
12 18 (29.03%) SQL Server 2012
13 17 (27.42%) Node.js
13 17 (27.42%) Dependency Injection
13 17 (27.42%) WCF
14 16 (25.81%) Ruby
14 16 (25.81%) Windows
14 16 (25.81%) AngularJS
14 16 (25.81%) SQL Server 2014
15 15 (24.19%) KnockoutJS
15 15 (24.19%) .NET Framework
15 15 (24.19%) Kanban
16 14 (22.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 14 (22.58%) Windows Server
17 13 (20.97%) NoSQL
17 13 (20.97%) Entity Framework

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 3 (4.84%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.61%) IIS
Business Applications
1 5 (8.06%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 10 (16.13%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (12.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.23%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (3.23%) Google Play
3 2 (3.23%) Office 365
4 1 (1.61%) IaaS
4 1 (1.61%) PaaS
4 1 (1.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.90%) Internet
2 4 (6.45%) SAN
3 2 (3.23%) Broadband
4 1 (1.61%) DHCP
4 1 (1.61%) DNS
4 1 (1.61%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (29.03%) SQL Server 2012
3 16 (25.81%) SQL Server 2014
4 13 (20.97%) NoSQL
5 11 (17.74%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (17.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (12.90%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (11.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (8.06%) MongoDB
8 5 (8.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (6.45%) Crystal Reports
9 4 (6.45%) Power BI
10 3 (4.84%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
10 3 (4.84%) BusinessObjects
10 3 (4.84%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
10 3 (4.84%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 3 (4.84%) Lumira
10 3 (4.84%) QlikView
11 2 (3.23%) OLAP
11 2 (3.23%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 13 (20.97%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.84%) TeamCity
3 2 (3.23%) GitLab
3 2 (3.23%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.23%) MSTest
3 2 (3.23%) NUnit
4 1 (1.61%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (1.61%) Oracle Forms
General
1 10 (16.13%) Games
2 7 (11.29%) Finance
3 6 (9.68%) Telecoms
4 5 (8.06%) Advertising
5 4 (6.45%) Marketing
6 2 (3.23%) Electronics
6 2 (3.23%) Manufacturing
6 2 (3.23%) Music Industry
6 2 (3.23%) Retail
7 1 (1.61%) Banking
Job Titles
1 39 (62.90%) Developer
2 32 (51.61%) .NET Developer
3 10 (16.13%) C# .NET Developer
3 10 (16.13%) C# Developer
4 8 (12.90%) DBA
5 7 (11.29%) Analyst
6 6 (9.68%) Applications Support
6 6 (9.68%) Applications Support Analyst
6 6 (9.68%) Internet Developer
6 6 (9.68%) SQL Analyst
6 6 (9.68%) SQL Support Analyst
6 6 (9.68%) Support Analyst
7 5 (8.06%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 5 (8.06%) Junior
7 5 (8.06%) SQL Developer
8 4 (6.45%) ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (6.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (6.45%) Junior DBA
8 4 (6.45%) SQL DBA
8 4 (6.45%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (58.06%) .NET
2 31 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 29 (46.77%) ASP.NET MVC
4 24 (38.71%) ASP.NET Web API
4 24 (38.71%) RESTful
5 23 (37.10%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 17 (27.42%) Node.js
6 17 (27.42%) WCF
7 16 (25.81%) AngularJS
8 15 (24.19%) .NET Framework
8 15 (24.19%) KnockoutJS
9 14 (22.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 13 (20.97%) Entity Framework
11 12 (19.35%) Code First Entity Framework
12 9 (14.52%) WPF
13 8 (12.90%) ASP.NET Core
14 6 (9.68%) Web Services
15 4 (6.45%) Ninject
16 3 (4.84%) MSMQ
17 2 (3.23%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.74%) Greenfield Project
2 9 (14.52%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.23%) iPhone
3 2 (3.23%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.23%) Social Network
4 1 (1.61%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.61%) Digital TV
4 1 (1.61%) Fintech
4 1 (1.61%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.61%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 16 (25.81%) Windows
2 14 (22.58%) Windows Server
3 2 (3.23%) Android
3 2 (3.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (51.61%) TDD
2 29 (46.77%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (46.77%) MVC
3 28 (45.16%) Web Application Development
4 24 (38.71%) BDD
5 17 (27.42%) Dependency Injection
6 15 (24.19%) Kanban
7 13 (20.97%) Scrum
8 12 (19.35%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (16.13%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (12.90%) ETL
11 6 (9.68%) ITIL
11 6 (9.68%) MVVM
12 4 (6.45%) Domain-Driven Design
12 4 (6.45%) OO
13 3 (4.84%) Dashboard Development
13 3 (4.84%) Data Modelling
13 3 (4.84%) ETL Development
13 3 (4.84%) Multithreading
14 2 (3.23%) CQRS
Programming Languages
1 35 (56.45%) C#
2 27 (43.55%) SQL
3 22 (35.48%) T-SQL
4 16 (25.81%) Ruby
5 12 (19.35%) JavaScript
6 7 (11.29%) PowerShell
7 3 (4.84%) F#
8 2 (3.23%) VB
8 2 (3.23%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (4.84%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.61%) GDPR
1 1 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (4.84%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.23%) Docker
2 2 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (3.23%) vSphere
2 2 (3.23%) XenApp
2 2 (3.23%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (4.84%) Kibana
2 2 (3.23%) Ansible
2 2 (3.23%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 2 (3.23%) Puppet
2 2 (3.23%) Terraform
2 2 (3.23%) WSUS
3 1 (1.61%) HAProxy
3 1 (1.61%) SCOM
3 1 (1.61%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 10 (16.13%) Microsoft
2 7 (11.29%) Facebook
3 6 (9.68%) SAP
4 5 (8.06%) Google
5 4 (6.45%) Tableau
6 2 (3.23%) Citrix
6 2 (3.23%) Twitter
6 2 (3.23%) Veeam
6 2 (3.23%) VMware
7 1 (1.61%) Oracle