SQL Server Jobs in the South West

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
England > South West

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West requiring SQL Server skills. It includes a benchmarking guide to the annual salaries offered in vacancies that cited SQL Server over the 6 months leading up to 12 June 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
12 Jun 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 52 59 34
Rank change year-on-year +7 -25 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 426 310 702
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 4.03% 4.81% 8.06%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 30.52% 25.56% 31.82%
Number of salaries quoted 365 239 462
10th Percentile £33,250 £32,350 £31,250
25th Percentile £42,500 £39,250 £38,422
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
75th Percentile £63,750 £62,415 £58,750
90th Percentile £71,250 £71,250 £67,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £56,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -2.65% +2.73% +10.00%

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
South West

SQL Server falls under the Databases and Business Intelligence category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring database or business intelligence skills in the South West.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 1,396 1,213 2,206
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 13.21% 18.81% 25.34%
Number of salaries quoted 953 799 1,450
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,600 £31,680
25th Percentile £42,500 £40,284 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +5.00% +11.11%
75th Percentile £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
90th Percentile £77,250 £85,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -11.54% +8.33% +9.09%

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in the South West

SQL Server
Salary Trend in the South West

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SQL Server in the South West.

Salary trend for SQL Server in the South West

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in the South West

Salary distribution for jobs citing SQL Server in the South West over the 6 months to 12 June 2024.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in the South West

SQL Server
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 within the South West region over the 6 months to 12 June 2024. 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
Jobs
Bristol +14 131 £56,250 +25.00% 19
Wiltshire +28 85 £52,500 -3.67% 12
Devon +32 76 £47,500 +5.56% 11
Gloucestershire -33 47 £52,500 -4.55% 6
Dorset -44 38 £57,500 +9.52% 10
Somerset +4 35 £50,000 -10.87% 12
Cornwall -12 4 £42,500 -14.14% 2
SQL Server
England

SQL Server
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 19 (4.46%) SharePoint
2 16 (3.76%) Microsoft Exchange
3 9 (2.11%) IIS
4 8 (1.88%) Apache Spark
5 6 (1.41%) CMS
5 6 (1.41%) Tomcat
6 5 (1.17%) Apache
6 5 (1.17%) NServiceBus
6 5 (1.17%) Umbraco
7 4 (0.94%) Oracle Workflow
8 3 (0.70%) Confluence
8 3 (0.70%) GlassFish
8 3 (0.70%) JBoss
8 3 (0.70%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (0.70%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (0.70%) WildFly
9 2 (0.47%) nginx
9 2 (0.47%) SAS
10 1 (0.23%) Apache Airflow
Applications
1 21 (4.93%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (1.17%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (0.94%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.70%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 6 (1.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.94%) Elite 3E
2 4 (0.94%) NEC Housing
3 3 (0.70%) Maximo
4 1 (0.23%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 254 (59.62%) Azure
2 75 (17.61%) Azure DevOps
3 67 (15.73%) AWS
3 67 (15.73%) Power Platform
4 29 (6.81%) Microsoft 365
5 18 (4.23%) GCP
6 11 (2.58%) SaaS
7 9 (2.11%) GitHub
8 7 (1.64%) OpenShift
9 6 (1.41%) Amazon EMR
9 6 (1.41%) Azure Machine Learning
9 6 (1.41%) Dynamics 365
9 6 (1.41%) Google Play
10 5 (1.17%) Azure Storage
10 5 (1.17%) Nutanix
10 5 (1.17%) Power Automate
11 4 (0.94%) Azure Data Factory
11 4 (0.94%) PowerApps
12 3 (0.70%) Entra ID
12 3 (0.70%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 19 (4.46%) SAN
2 15 (3.52%) LAN
3 14 (3.29%) WAN
4 11 (2.58%) Broadband
5 7 (1.64%) DNS
5 7 (1.64%) Internet
6 5 (1.17%) HTTP
6 5 (1.17%) WLAN
7 4 (0.94%) Firewall
7 4 (0.94%) SSL
7 4 (0.94%) TCP/IP
7 4 (0.94%) VoIP
7 4 (0.94%) Wireless
8 3 (0.70%) Reverse Proxy
8 3 (0.70%) SD-WAN
9 2 (0.47%) DHCP
9 2 (0.47%) Network Security
9 2 (0.47%) VPN
10 1 (0.23%) Ethernet
10 1 (0.23%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (15.73%) Power BI
2 47 (11.03%) Relational Database
3 44 (10.33%) Data Warehouse
4 39 (9.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 38 (8.92%) MySQL
6 31 (7.28%) Azure SQL Database
7 26 (6.10%) MongoDB
8 24 (5.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 19 (4.46%) PostgreSQL
10 13 (3.05%) Big Data
10 13 (3.05%) NoSQL
11 11 (2.58%) Elasticsearch
11 11 (2.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 10 (2.35%) Data Lake
12 10 (2.35%) Oracle Database
12 10 (2.35%) Tableau
13 8 (1.88%) Qlik Sense
14 7 (1.64%) BigQuery
14 7 (1.64%) Flink
14 7 (1.64%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 71 (16.67%) Git
2 21 (4.93%) Visual Studio
3 12 (2.82%) Oracle Forms
4 9 (2.11%) Selenium
4 9 (2.11%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (1.64%) Bitbucket
5 7 (1.64%) Postman
5 7 (1.64%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 7 (1.64%) Subversion
6 6 (1.41%) Jenkins
6 6 (1.41%) JIRA
7 4 (0.94%) Jasmine
7 4 (0.94%) Mocha
7 4 (0.94%) Toad
8 3 (0.70%) Maven
8 3 (0.70%) Moq
8 3 (0.70%) SpecFlow
8 3 (0.70%) xUnit.net
9 1 (0.23%) RSpec
9 1 (0.23%) WebDriver
General
1 136 (31.92%) Social Skills
2 70 (16.43%) Finance
3 48 (11.27%) Analytical Skills
4 24 (5.63%) Retail
5 15 (3.52%) Public Sector
6 13 (3.05%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 12 (2.82%) Manufacturing
8 9 (2.11%) Banking
9 8 (1.88%) Legal
9 8 (1.88%) Organisational Skills
10 7 (1.64%) Local Government
11 6 (1.41%) Games
12 5 (1.17%) Advertising
13 4 (0.94%) Aerospace
13 4 (0.94%) Automotive
13 4 (0.94%) Influencing Skills
13 4 (0.94%) Marketing
14 3 (0.70%) German Language
15 2 (0.47%) Law
15 2 (0.47%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 226 (53.05%) Developer
2 124 (29.11%) .NET Developer
3 78 (18.31%) C# Developer
4 72 (16.90%) Senior
5 63 (14.79%) C# .NET Developer
6 53 (12.44%) Senior Developer
6 53 (12.44%) Software Developer
7 39 (9.15%) Software Engineer
8 31 (7.28%) DBA
8 31 (7.28%) Senior .NET Developer
9 25 (5.87%) Senior C# Developer
10 24 (5.63%) Administrator
10 24 (5.63%) SQL DBA
11 23 (5.40%) Analyst
11 23 (5.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 20 (4.69%) Consultant
13 19 (4.46%) C# Software Developer
13 19 (4.46%) Lead
14 17 (3.99%) Senior C# .NET Developer
14 17 (3.99%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 235 (55.16%) .NET
2 149 (34.98%) ASP.NET
3 121 (28.40%) CSS
4 118 (27.70%) HTML
5 113 (26.53%) .NET Core
6 109 (25.59%) AngularJS
7 100 (23.47%) .NET Framework
8 96 (22.54%) Entity Framework
9 88 (20.66%) React
10 69 (16.20%) Vue
11 68 (15.96%) ASP.NET MVC
12 64 (15.02%) ASP.NET Web API
13 33 (7.75%) jQuery
13 33 (7.75%) LESS
14 31 (7.28%) Blazor
15 27 (6.34%) HTML5
16 25 (5.87%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 23 (5.40%) CSS3
18 20 (4.69%) REST
19 17 (3.99%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (4.46%) Mobile App
1 19 (4.46%) Onboarding
2 16 (3.76%) Virtual Team
3 15 (3.52%) Self-Motivation
4 11 (2.58%) Data Structures
5 10 (2.35%) Cloud Native
5 10 (2.35%) Management Information System
5 10 (2.35%) Replication
6 8 (1.88%) AS400
7 7 (1.64%) Digital TV
7 7 (1.64%) Social Network
7 7 (1.64%) VAX
8 6 (1.41%) Algorithms
8 6 (1.41%) CCTV
8 6 (1.41%) iPhone
8 6 (1.41%) Product Ownership
8 6 (1.41%) Public Cloud
9 5 (1.17%) Data Centre
9 5 (1.17%) EMC VNX
9 5 (1.17%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 61 (14.32%) Windows
2 45 (10.56%) Linux
3 31 (7.28%) Windows Server
4 15 (3.52%) Windows Server 2016
5 12 (2.82%) Android
6 11 (2.58%) VMS
7 9 (2.11%) Windows 10
8 7 (1.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (1.64%) Windows 7
8 7 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (1.64%) Windows Server 2019
9 6 (1.41%) AIX
9 6 (1.41%) Unix
10 5 (1.17%) Windows Mobile
11 3 (0.70%) Solaris
12 2 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.23%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (35.45%) Agile
2 123 (28.87%) MVC
3 106 (24.88%) Full Stack Development
4 102 (23.94%) DevOps
5 72 (16.90%) Business Intelligence
6 71 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
7 66 (15.49%) CI/CD
7 66 (15.49%) Microservices
8 58 (13.62%) Software Engineering
9 51 (11.97%) Scrum
10 45 (10.56%) Design Patterns
11 41 (9.62%) TDD
12 37 (8.69%) Mentoring
13 36 (8.45%) Continuous Improvement
13 36 (8.45%) ETL
14 33 (7.75%) Clean Code
15 32 (7.51%) Migration
16 29 (6.81%) BDD
16 29 (6.81%) Machine Learning
17 28 (6.57%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 231 (54.23%) C#
2 199 (46.71%) SQL
3 172 (40.38%) JavaScript
4 62 (14.55%) TypeScript
5 48 (11.27%) T-SQL
6 30 (7.04%) Java
7 28 (6.57%) Python
8 26 (6.10%) VB.NET
9 16 (3.76%) PowerShell
10 15 (3.52%) PHP
11 11 (2.58%) VB
12 7 (1.64%) Bicep
12 7 (1.64%) Scala
13 6 (1.41%) Bash
13 6 (1.41%) C++
13 6 (1.41%) Go
14 5 (1.17%) Data Analysis Expressions
15 3 (0.70%) C
15 3 (0.70%) XAML
16 1 (0.23%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 58 (13.62%) Degree
2 27 (6.34%) Security Cleared
3 23 (5.40%) Microsoft Certification
4 18 (4.23%) SC Cleared
5 13 (3.05%) Computer Science Degree
6 7 (1.64%) DBS Check
7 3 (0.70%) MCPD
8 2 (0.47%) Network+ Certification
9 1 (0.23%) Azure Certification
9 1 (0.23%) Master's Degree
9 1 (0.23%) MCSA
9 1 (0.23%) MCSD
9 1 (0.23%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.23%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (5.87%) QA
2 9 (2.11%) Data Quality
2 9 (2.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (1.41%) SLA
4 1 (0.23%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.23%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 33 (7.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (7.04%) Docker
3 25 (5.87%) Active Directory
4 23 (5.40%) Hyper-V
5 15 (3.52%) Virtual Machines
6 11 (2.58%) XenApp
7 5 (1.17%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (0.94%) vSphere
9 1 (0.23%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 26 (6.10%) Kubernetes
2 12 (2.82%) Nagios
2 12 (2.82%) Terraform
3 10 (2.35%) SCCM
4 7 (1.64%) EMC VPLEX
5 5 (1.17%) Ansible
5 5 (1.17%) EMC NetWorker
5 5 (1.17%) vCenter Server
6 3 (0.70%) Oracle Statspack
6 3 (0.70%) Single Sign-On
7 2 (0.47%) Microsoft Intune
7 2 (0.47%) Prometheus
8 1 (0.23%) Active Directory Federation Services
8 1 (0.23%) FortiGate
8 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 1 (0.23%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 1 (0.23%) SCOM
8 1 (0.23%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 225 (52.82%) Microsoft
2 55 (12.91%) Oracle
3 38 (8.92%) VMware
4 20 (4.69%) Red Hat
5 16 (3.76%) Veeam
6 14 (3.29%) Citrix
6 14 (3.29%) Google
7 12 (2.82%) EMC
8 11 (2.58%) Sybase
9 10 (2.35%) SolarWinds
9 10 (2.35%) Xamarin
10 8 (1.88%) Cisco
10 8 (1.88%) HP
11 7 (1.64%) Centreon
11 7 (1.64%) Teradata
11 7 (1.64%) Twitter
12 6 (1.41%) IBM
12 6 (1.41%) SAP
13 5 (1.17%) Apple
13 5 (1.17%) Aruba