Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 20 4
Rank change year-on-year +7 -16 +3
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 95 77 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 13.38% 9.58% 19.94%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 57.23% 49.36% 58.89%
Number of salaries quoted 81 70 201
Swindon median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £31,125 £23,850 £26,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £52,625 £48,750
Wiltshire median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year +3.90% +5.48% -2.67%

SQL Server 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 Swindon with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Swindon
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 166 156 360
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 23.38% 19.40% 33.87%
Number of salaries quoted 133 128 328
Swindon median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £31,000 £26,600 £26,600
90th Percentile £57,250 £55,750 £57,500
Wiltshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year - +3.90% +2.67%

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

Job postings citing SQL Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Swindon.

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 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Swindon

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 52 (54.74%) C#
1 52 (54.74%) SQL
2 49 (51.58%) .NET
3 45 (47.37%) Microsoft
4 35 (36.84%) ASP.NET
5 33 (34.74%) Windows
6 32 (33.68%) JavaScript
7 31 (32.63%) CSS
8 29 (30.53%) HTML
9 26 (27.37%) MVC
10 19 (20.00%) Web Services
11 17 (17.89%) IIS
11 17 (17.89%) PHP
11 17 (17.89%) Agile Software Development
11 17 (17.89%) Retail
11 17 (17.89%) .NET Framework
11 17 (17.89%) Windows 7
11 17 (17.89%) Windows 10
11 17 (17.89%) SQL Server 2014
12 16 (16.84%) jQuery
12 16 (16.84%) Java
13 15 (15.79%) VB
13 15 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
13 15 (15.79%) HTML5
14 14 (14.74%) Microsoft Excel
14 14 (14.74%) WinForms
14 14 (14.74%) Analytical Skills
15 13 (13.68%) ETL
15 13 (13.68%) Degree
16 12 (12.63%) PowerShell

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 17 (17.89%) IIS
2 10 (10.53%) Tomcat
3 9 (9.47%) SharePoint
4 7 (7.37%) Umbraco
5 6 (6.32%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (6.32%) MS Exchange
6 5 (5.26%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (2.11%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (1.05%) CMS
8 1 (1.05%) Confluence
8 1 (1.05%) Drupal
8 1 (1.05%) Tuxedo
8 1 (1.05%) WebLogic
8 1 (1.05%) WebSphere
8 1 (1.05%) WordPress
Applications
1 14 (14.74%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (4.21%) Photoshop
3 2 (2.11%) SPSS
3 2 (2.11%) SPSS Modeler
4 1 (1.05%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (5.26%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (2.11%) Endur
2 2 (2.11%) nopCommerce
3 1 (1.05%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (1.05%) FastStats
3 1 (1.05%) Magento
3 1 (1.05%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (7.37%) Office 365
3 2 (2.11%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.05%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.05%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 1 (1.05%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.05%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 1 (1.05%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (1.05%) OpenShift
4 1 (1.05%) Route 53
4 1 (1.05%) SaaS
4 1 (1.05%) Serverless
4 1 (1.05%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.42%) Internet
2 4 (4.21%) Firewall
3 3 (3.16%) SMS
4 2 (2.11%) VPN
5 1 (1.05%) HTTP
5 1 (1.05%) LDAP
5 1 (1.05%) SSL
5 1 (1.05%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (17.89%) SQL Server 2014
2 15 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (12.63%) SQL Server 2012
4 10 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (9.47%) MySQL
5 9 (9.47%) NoSQL
5 9 (9.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (7.37%) Relational Database
7 6 (6.32%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (6.32%) SQL Server 2016
8 5 (5.26%) MS Access
9 4 (4.21%) Amazon RDS
9 4 (4.21%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (4.21%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (4.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (2.11%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 2 (2.11%) IBM InfoSphere
10 2 (2.11%) Power BI
10 2 (2.11%) Qlik Sense
10 2 (2.11%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 7 (7.37%) Git (software)
2 6 (6.32%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (6.32%) Visual Studio
3 3 (3.16%) Jenkins
3 3 (3.16%) MSI
4 2 (2.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (2.11%) ERwin
4 2 (2.11%) JIRA
4 2 (2.11%) RStudio
4 2 (2.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (1.05%) Artifactory
5 1 (1.05%) Grunt
5 1 (1.05%) Selenium
5 1 (1.05%) SonarQube
5 1 (1.05%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (1.05%) Subversion
5 1 (1.05%) Vagrant
5 1 (1.05%) Zephyr
General
1 17 (17.89%) Retail
2 11 (11.58%) Finance
3 8 (8.42%) Advertising
4 6 (6.32%) Front Office
5 1 (1.05%) Legal
5 1 (1.05%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 45 (47.37%) Developer
2 27 (28.42%) Analyst
3 24 (25.26%) .NET Developer
4 14 (14.74%) C# Developer
5 12 (12.63%) Support Engineer
6 11 (11.58%) Applications Support
7 10 (10.53%) Analyst Programmer
7 10 (10.53%) Programmer
8 9 (9.47%) Java Analyst Programmer
8 9 (9.47%) Java Programmer
8 9 (9.47%) Senior Developer
9 8 (8.42%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 7 (7.37%) Senior C# Developer
11 6 (6.32%) 3rd Line Support
11 6 (6.32%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 6 (6.32%) Applications Support Analyst
11 6 (6.32%) Desktop Engineer
11 6 (6.32%) Desktop Support Engineer
11 6 (6.32%) SQL Developer
11 6 (6.32%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (51.58%) .NET
2 35 (36.84%) ASP.NET
3 31 (32.63%) CSS
4 29 (30.53%) HTML
5 19 (20.00%) Web Services
6 17 (17.89%) .NET Framework
7 16 (16.84%) jQuery
8 15 (15.79%) HTML5
9 14 (14.74%) WinForms
10 12 (12.63%) WCF
11 11 (11.58%) Entity Framework
12 10 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
13 9 (9.47%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 8 (8.42%) RESTful
15 6 (6.32%) Ajax
15 6 (6.32%) AngularJS
15 6 (6.32%) ASP.NET Web API
15 6 (6.32%) Software Packaging
15 6 (6.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 5 (5.26%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.74%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (10.53%) Data Centre
2 10 (10.53%) Management Information System
2 10 (10.53%) SCADA
3 6 (6.32%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (3.16%) Graphic Design
5 2 (2.11%) Derivative
6 1 (1.05%) CESG
6 1 (1.05%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.05%) FMCG
6 1 (1.05%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 33 (34.74%) Windows
2 17 (17.89%) Windows 10
2 17 (17.89%) Windows 7
3 12 (12.63%) Unix
4 11 (11.58%) Windows Server
4 11 (11.58%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (6.32%) Mac OS X
5 6 (6.32%) Windows 8
5 6 (6.32%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (4.21%) Linux
7 2 (2.11%) CentOS
7 2 (2.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.05%) CoreOS
8 1 (1.05%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (27.37%) MVC
2 17 (17.89%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (13.68%) ETL
4 12 (12.63%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (12.63%) Customer Requirements
4 12 (12.63%) ITIL
5 10 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
5 10 (10.53%) Information Management
6 7 (7.37%) Web Application Development
6 7 (7.37%) Web Development
7 6 (6.32%) Change Management
7 6 (6.32%) Line Management
7 6 (6.32%) Patch Management
8 5 (5.26%) BDD
8 5 (5.26%) SDLC
8 5 (5.26%) TDD
9 4 (4.21%) Analytics
9 4 (4.21%) Customer-Centricity
9 4 (4.21%) Data Management
9 4 (4.21%) Proactive Management
Programming Languages
1 52 (54.74%) C#
1 52 (54.74%) SQL
2 32 (33.68%) JavaScript
3 17 (17.89%) PHP
4 16 (16.84%) Java
5 15 (15.79%) VB
6 12 (12.63%) PowerShell
7 11 (11.58%) T-SQL
8 8 (8.42%) VBA
9 7 (7.37%) Ruby
10 6 (6.32%) VB.NET
11 5 (5.26%) PL/SQL
12 4 (4.21%) VBScript
13 2 (2.11%) Bash Shell
13 2 (2.11%) Python
14 1 (1.05%) C++
14 1 (1.05%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 1 (1.05%) VB6
Qualifications
1 13 (13.68%) Degree
2 5 (5.26%) MCSE
2 5 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (3.16%) HNC
3 3 (3.16%) HND
4 2 (2.11%) MCSA
4 2 (2.11%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (1.05%) CESG Certified Professional
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.16%) QA
System Software
1 10 (10.53%) Active Directory
2 6 (6.32%) BitLocker
3 2 (2.11%) Docker
4 1 (1.05%) GlusterFS
4 1 (1.05%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 6 (6.32%) Backup Exec
1 6 (6.32%) Microsoft Intune
1 6 (6.32%) SCCM
1 6 (6.32%) SCOM
2 5 (5.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (2.11%) Ansible
3 2 (2.11%) Terraform
4 1 (1.05%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.05%) Nagios
4 1 (1.05%) OSSEC
4 1 (1.05%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 45 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 8 (8.42%) Oracle
3 6 (6.32%) Apple
3 6 (6.32%) HP
3 6 (6.32%) VMware
4 5 (5.26%) Facebook
5 4 (4.21%) Adobe
6 3 (3.16%) Red Hat
6 3 (3.16%) Tableau
7 2 (2.11%) IBM
7 2 (2.11%) OpenLink
7 2 (2.11%) Sybase
7 2 (2.11%) Telerik
8 1 (1.05%) Cisco
8 1 (1.05%) New Relic
8 1 (1.05%) Siebel
8 1 (1.05%) TIBCO