The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Swindon with a requirement for SQL Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Wiltshire / Swindon
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 16 2
Rank change year-on-year +3 -14  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 59 53 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 14.22% 10.41% 22.96%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 50.43% 46.49% 67.50%
Number of salaries quoted 44 48 127
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +4.82%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,300 £31,750 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £40,450 £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL Server is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Swindon with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Swindon
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 117 114 200
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 28.19% 22.40% 34.01%
Number of salaries quoted 96 102 185
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £32,500 £27,931
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £65,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Swindon citing SQL Server as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in Swindon

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Salary trend for SQL Server in Swindon

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Swindon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server in Swindon over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Swindon

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT jobs citing SQL Server 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 Swindon region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 60 (55.56%) .NET
2 56 (51.85%) C#
3 53 (49.07%) SQL
4 50 (46.30%) Microsoft
5 35 (32.41%) ASP.NET
6 28 (25.93%) Finance
7 27 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
8 26 (24.07%) Web Services
9 23 (21.30%) Agile Software Development
9 23 (21.30%) .NET Framework
10 22 (20.37%) Oracle
10 22 (20.37%) Windows
10 22 (20.37%) MVC
11 20 (18.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 20 (18.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 19 (17.59%) Continuous Improvement
13 18 (16.67%) JavaScript
14 17 (15.74%) Microsoft Excel
14 17 (15.74%) Analytical Skills
15 16 (14.81%) Performance Tuning
15 16 (14.81%) Degree
15 16 (14.81%) CSS
16 15 (13.89%) T-SQL
16 15 (13.89%) ETL
17 14 (12.96%) VBA
17 14 (12.96%) Front Office
17 14 (12.96%) Mathematics
17 14 (12.96%) PowerShell
18 13 (12.04%) SQL Server 2008
18 13 (12.04%) ETRM

SQL Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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 10 (9.26%) IIS
2 4 (3.70%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.78%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (2.78%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.85%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.93%) Apache
5 1 (0.93%) CMS
5 1 (0.93%) DNN
5 1 (0.93%) Drupal
5 1 (0.93%) NServiceBus
5 1 (0.93%) SAS
5 1 (0.93%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.93%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.93%) WordPress
Applications
1 17 (15.74%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.93%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.93%) SPSS
2 1 (0.93%) SPSS Modeler
Business Applications
1 13 (12.04%) Endur
2 1 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.93%) FastStats
2 1 (0.93%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (6.48%) Office 365
3 4 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (2.78%) SaaS
5 2 (1.85%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.85%) Internet
2 1 (0.93%) Firewall
2 1 (0.93%) HTTP
2 1 (0.93%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.93%) Intranet
2 1 (0.93%) Kerberos
2 1 (0.93%) LDAP
2 1 (0.93%) SAN
2 1 (0.93%) SSH
2 1 (0.93%) VPN
2 1 (0.93%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 20 (18.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 20 (18.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (12.04%) MySQL
3 13 (12.04%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (9.26%) Oracle Database
4 10 (9.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 9 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (6.48%) SQL Server 2016
7 5 (4.63%) Amazon RDS
7 5 (4.63%) BusinessObjects
7 5 (4.63%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (3.70%) DTS
8 4 (3.70%) QlikView
9 3 (2.78%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
9 3 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (2.78%) Lumira
9 3 (2.78%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 3 (2.78%) NoSQL
9 3 (2.78%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 4 (3.70%) Git (software)
1 4 (3.70%) JIRA
2 2 (1.85%) Grunt
2 2 (1.85%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.93%) ERwin
3 1 (0.93%) gulp
3 1 (0.93%) MSTest
3 1 (0.93%) NuGet
3 1 (0.93%) NUnit
3 1 (0.93%) RStudio
3 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.93%) Subversion
3 1 (0.93%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 28 (25.93%) Finance
2 14 (12.96%) Front Office
3 10 (9.26%) Advertising
4 8 (7.41%) Retail
5 5 (4.63%) Manufacturing
6 3 (2.78%) Electronics
7 1 (0.93%) Automotive
7 1 (0.93%) Banking
7 1 (0.93%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 51 (47.22%) Developer
2 33 (30.56%) .NET Developer
3 21 (19.44%) Analyst
4 20 (18.52%) DBA
5 18 (16.67%) SQL DBA
6 17 (15.74%) C# Developer
7 14 (12.96%) SQL Server DBA
8 10 (9.26%) C# .NET Developer
9 9 (8.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
9 9 (8.33%) SQL Server Specialist
10 6 (5.56%) Embedded Developer
10 6 (5.56%) Software Developer
11 5 (4.63%) ASP.NET Developer
11 5 (4.63%) Support Engineer
12 4 (3.70%) 3rd Line Support
12 4 (3.70%) Administrator
12 4 (3.70%) Applications Support
12 4 (3.70%) Business Analyst
12 4 (3.70%) Business Intelligence Analyst
12 4 (3.70%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (55.56%) .NET
2 35 (32.41%) ASP.NET
3 26 (24.07%) Web Services
4 23 (21.30%) .NET Framework
5 16 (14.81%) CSS
6 13 (12.04%) ASP.NET Web API
7 12 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
7 12 (11.11%) HTML
8 9 (8.33%) AngularJS
8 9 (8.33%) jQuery
9 8 (7.41%) WCF
10 7 (6.48%) Entity Framework
11 6 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 5 (4.63%) RESTful
13 4 (3.70%) ADO.NET
13 4 (3.70%) Ajax
13 4 (3.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 4 (3.70%) WPF
14 3 (2.78%) Node.js
14 3 (2.78%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 17 (15.74%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (7.41%) Management Information System
4 5 (4.63%) Derivative
5 4 (3.70%) FMCG
5 4 (3.70%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (2.78%) Clustering
6 3 (2.78%) Replication
7 1 (0.93%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 22 (20.37%) Windows
2 5 (4.63%) Windows 10
2 5 (4.63%) Windows 7
2 5 (4.63%) Windows Server
2 5 (4.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (3.70%) Linux
3 4 (3.70%) Windows 8
4 3 (2.78%) Mac OS X
5 2 (1.85%) CentOS
5 2 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.85%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.85%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.93%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (0.93%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (21.30%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (20.37%) MVC
3 19 (17.59%) Continuous Improvement
4 16 (14.81%) Performance Tuning
5 15 (13.89%) ETL
6 14 (12.96%) Mathematics
7 13 (12.04%) ETRM
8 11 (10.19%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (8.33%) High Availability
10 8 (7.41%) Line Management
11 7 (6.48%) OO
11 7 (6.48%) Web Application Development
12 6 (5.56%) Data Modelling
12 6 (5.56%) ITIL
12 6 (5.56%) TDD
13 5 (4.63%) BDD
13 5 (4.63%) Data Protection
13 5 (4.63%) Service Delivery
13 5 (4.63%) Visualisation
13 5 (4.63%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 56 (51.85%) C#
2 53 (49.07%) SQL
3 18 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 15 (13.89%) T-SQL
5 14 (12.96%) PowerShell
5 14 (12.96%) VBA
6 7 (6.48%) Java
7 5 (4.63%) Ruby
7 5 (4.63%) VB.NET
8 4 (3.70%) C++
9 3 (2.78%) VB
10 2 (1.85%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.85%) PHP
10 2 (1.85%) Python
11 1 (0.93%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 1 (0.93%) Perl
11 1 (0.93%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (14.81%) Degree
2 4 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.85%) MCSA
3 2 (1.85%) MCSE
4 1 (0.93%) MCDBA
4 1 (0.93%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.70%) SLA
2 3 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 9 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.78%) BitLocker
2 3 (2.78%) Hyper-V
2 3 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.93%) Docker
3 1 (0.93%) Squid
Systems Management
1 3 (2.78%) Backup Exec
1 3 (2.78%) Microsoft Clustering
1 3 (2.78%) Microsoft Intune
1 3 (2.78%) SCCM
1 3 (2.78%) SCOM
2 1 (0.93%) Nagios
2 1 (0.93%) SQL Sentry
Vendors
1 50 (46.30%) Microsoft
2 22 (20.37%) Oracle
3 13 (12.04%) OpenLink
4 6 (5.56%) HP
5 4 (3.70%) Apple
5 4 (3.70%) Tableau
5 4 (3.70%) VMware
6 3 (2.78%) Dell
6 3 (2.78%) Facebook
6 3 (2.78%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (2.78%) SAP
7 2 (1.85%) Google
7 2 (1.85%) SolarWinds
7 2 (1.85%) Telerik
8 1 (0.93%) Adobe
8 1 (0.93%) Cisco
8 1 (0.93%) IBM
8 1 (0.93%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.93%) SonicWALL
8 1 (0.93%) Teradata
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