Period
to 17 December 2018

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 17 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 5 12 19
Rank change year-on-year +7 +7 -14
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 150 91 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 17.42% 13.52% 9.36%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 58.59% 57.96% 44.79%
Number of salaries quoted 147 87 68
Swindon median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,075 £24,350
90th Percentile £71,650 £52,500 £57,500
Wiltshire median annual salary £39,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -1.25% - +6.67%

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 256 157 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 29.73% 23.33% 20.90%
Number of salaries quoted 242 134 133
Swindon median annual salary £46,000 £42,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% -1.18% +5.59%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £26,300
90th Percentile £81,250 £57,125 £59,750
Wiltshire median annual salary £40,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.88% - +2.56%

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 17 December 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Swindon

For the 6 months to 17 December 2018, IT jobs citing SQL Server 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 Swindon region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 83 (55.33%) C#
2 74 (49.33%) .NET
3 57 (38.00%) SQL
4 50 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 47 (31.33%) HTML
6 46 (30.67%) CSS
7 38 (25.33%) .NET Framework
8 37 (24.67%) Microsoft
9 35 (23.33%) MVC
9 35 (23.33%) Entity Framework
10 34 (22.67%) Amazon AWS
11 32 (21.33%) Agile Software Development
12 31 (20.67%) ASP.NET
13 30 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
14 27 (18.00%) Windows
14 27 (18.00%) Linux
14 27 (18.00%) ASP.NET MVC
15 25 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
16 24 (16.00%) SQL Server 2012
17 23 (15.33%) SQL Server 2008
17 23 (15.33%) Web Services
18 22 (14.67%) Finance
19 21 (14.00%) SharePoint
19 21 (14.00%) PowerShell
20 19 (12.67%) SQL Server 2014
20 19 (12.67%) Windows Server
20 19 (12.67%) Problem-Solving
21 18 (12.00%) ITIL
21 18 (12.00%) Security Cleared
21 18 (12.00%) REST

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 21 (14.00%) SharePoint
2 12 (8.00%) IIS
3 4 (2.67%) Confluence
4 3 (2.00%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (2.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (2.00%) Umbraco
5 2 (1.33%) Apache
6 1 (0.67%) CMS
Applications
1 11 (7.33%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.00%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (1.33%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 34 (22.67%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (9.33%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (1.33%) Dynamics 365
4 2 (1.33%) Office 365
5 1 (0.67%) Azure Data Factory
5 1 (0.67%) Boomi
5 1 (0.67%) IaaS
5 1 (0.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.33%) NetScaler
2 2 (1.33%) Internet
3 1 (0.67%) Intranet
3 1 (0.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
2 24 (16.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 23 (15.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 19 (12.67%) SQL Server 2014
5 18 (12.00%) Big Data
6 16 (10.67%) Data Lake
6 16 (10.67%) Hadoop
7 14 (9.33%) SQL Server 2016
8 13 (8.67%) MySQL
9 12 (8.00%) Amazon Redshift
9 12 (8.00%) BigQuery
9 12 (8.00%) Oracle Reports
9 12 (8.00%) RDBMS
9 12 (8.00%) Relational Database
10 8 (5.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 5 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 3 (2.00%) BusinessObjects
12 3 (2.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 3 (2.00%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 9 (6.00%) Visual Studio
2 7 (4.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (3.33%) JIRA
4 3 (2.00%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.33%) GitLab
5 2 (1.33%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.67%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 22 (14.67%) Finance
2 4 (2.67%) Automotive
2 4 (2.67%) Legal
2 4 (2.67%) Manufacturing
2 4 (2.67%) Marketing
3 3 (2.00%) Advertising
4 2 (1.33%) Local Government
5 1 (0.67%) Back Office
5 1 (0.67%) Games
5 1 (0.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 73 (48.67%) Developer
2 33 (22.00%) .NET Developer
3 21 (14.00%) Applications Support
4 20 (13.33%) Analyst
5 19 (12.67%) Architect
5 19 (12.67%) C# Developer
6 16 (10.67%) Software Developer
7 15 (10.00%) Data Architect
8 12 (8.00%) Applications Support Analyst
8 12 (8.00%) Support Analyst
9 11 (7.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 11 (7.33%) SQL Developer
10 10 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
11 9 (6.00%) Cloud Architect
12 8 (5.33%) ASP.NET Developer
12 8 (5.33%) Web Developer
13 7 (4.67%) Applications Developer
13 7 (4.67%) C# Application Developer
13 7 (4.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 7 (4.67%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (49.33%) .NET
2 47 (31.33%) HTML
3 46 (30.67%) CSS
4 38 (25.33%) .NET Framework
5 35 (23.33%) Entity Framework
6 31 (20.67%) ASP.NET
7 30 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 27 (18.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 23 (15.33%) Web Services
10 18 (12.00%) REST
11 16 (10.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 13 (8.67%) AngularJS
12 13 (8.67%) XML
13 10 (6.67%) WCF
13 10 (6.67%) XSLT
14 8 (5.33%) EDI
14 8 (5.33%) JSON
15 7 (4.67%) Ajax
15 7 (4.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 7 (4.67%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.00%) Clustering
2 11 (7.33%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (7.33%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (3.33%) Fat Client
3 5 (3.33%) Thin Client
4 4 (2.67%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.33%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.67%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.67%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.67%) Replication
6 1 (0.67%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 27 (18.00%) Linux
1 27 (18.00%) Windows
2 19 (12.67%) Windows Server
3 12 (8.00%) CentOS
3 12 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 12 (8.00%) Ubuntu
4 5 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (23.33%) MVC
2 32 (21.33%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (12.67%) Problem-Solving
4 18 (12.00%) ITIL
5 17 (11.33%) Scrum
6 16 (10.67%) Mentoring
7 15 (10.00%) Data Architecture
8 14 (9.33%) Software Engineering
9 13 (8.67%) CRM
9 13 (8.67%) High Availability
10 12 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
10 12 (8.00%) Data Protection
10 12 (8.00%) ERD
10 12 (8.00%) Load Balancing
10 12 (8.00%) UML
10 12 (8.00%) Validation
10 12 (8.00%) Visualisation
10 12 (8.00%) Web Development
11 11 (7.33%) Line Management
12 10 (6.67%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 83 (55.33%) C#
2 57 (38.00%) SQL
3 50 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 21 (14.00%) PowerShell
5 16 (10.67%) T-SQL
5 16 (10.67%) VB
6 8 (5.33%) VB.NET
7 6 (4.00%) ANSI SQL
8 3 (2.00%) Python
8 3 (2.00%) Ruby
8 3 (2.00%) VBA
9 2 (1.33%) Java
9 2 (1.33%) R
10 1 (0.67%) C++
10 1 (0.67%) Perl
10 1 (0.67%) PHP
10 1 (0.67%) VB6
Qualifications
1 18 (12.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (4.00%) MCSE
2 6 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (3.33%) CCA
3 5 (3.33%) Citrix Certification
3 5 (3.33%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.67%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.67%) Degree
5 1 (0.67%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.67%) QA
2 12 (8.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (2.67%) Data Quality
System Software
1 13 (8.67%) VMware ESXi
2 11 (7.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (6.67%) Active Directory
4 7 (4.67%) XenApp
5 5 (3.33%) Docker
5 5 (3.33%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (3.33%) XenServer
6 2 (1.33%) vSphere
6 2 (1.33%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.67%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 16 (10.67%) SCCM
2 11 (7.33%) vCenter Server
3 5 (3.33%) SCOM
4 3 (2.00%) Kubernetes
5 2 (1.33%) Ansible
5 2 (1.33%) Puppet
5 2 (1.33%) Terraform
6 1 (0.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 37 (24.67%) Microsoft
2 16 (10.67%) Oracle
3 15 (10.00%) Teradata
4 14 (9.33%) Google
5 13 (8.67%) VMware
6 12 (8.00%) Red Hat
7 7 (4.67%) Citrix
8 5 (3.33%) Ivanti
8 5 (3.33%) Wyse
9 4 (2.67%) Informatica
10 3 (2.00%) Atlassian
10 3 (2.00%) Cloudera
10 3 (2.00%) Hortonworks
10 3 (2.00%) MapR
10 3 (2.00%) Netezza
11 2 (1.33%) Facebook
11 2 (1.33%) Veeam
12 1 (0.67%) Civica
12 1 (0.67%) Dell
12 1 (0.67%) Sage