Period
to 26 April 2019

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 26 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
26 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 11 12 17
Rank change year-on-year +1 +5 -12
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 110 80 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 13.48% 10.84% 9.70%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 45.08% 54.79% 38.81%
Number of salaries quoted 104 79 80
Swindon median annual salary £43,750 £40,000 £42,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.38% -5.33% +7.18%
10th Percentile £29,000 £31,250 £29,525
90th Percentile £83,875 £52,500 £55,000
Wiltshire median annual salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.25% - +3.90%

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 244 146 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 29.90% 19.78% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 223 132 173
Swindon median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £28,950
90th Percentile £81,250 £58,750 £62,500
Wiltshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

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 26 April 2019.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Swindon

For the 6 months to 26 April 2019, 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 65 (59.09%) C#
2 63 (57.27%) .NET
3 55 (50.00%) SQL
4 46 (41.82%) Agile Software Development
5 41 (37.27%) Finance
6 38 (34.55%) Amazon AWS
7 37 (33.64%) MVC
7 37 (33.64%) .NET Framework
8 31 (28.18%) ASP.NET
9 30 (27.27%) JavaScript
10 27 (24.55%) HTML
11 24 (21.82%) CSS
11 24 (21.82%) Google
11 24 (21.82%) Entity Framework
11 24 (21.82%) Google Cloud Platform
12 23 (20.91%) Security Cleared
13 21 (19.09%) Test Automation
13 21 (19.09%) Scrum
13 21 (19.09%) Business Intelligence
13 21 (19.09%) Microsoft
14 20 (18.18%) Web Services
14 20 (18.18%) Visualisation
14 20 (18.18%) BigQuery
14 20 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
14 20 (18.18%) Docker
14 20 (18.18%) Kubernetes
15 19 (17.27%) .NET Core
15 19 (17.27%) Analytics
16 18 (16.36%) Oracle
17 17 (15.45%) Linux

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 11 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 8 (7.27%) Confluence
3 5 (4.55%) IIS
4 3 (2.73%) Apache
5 1 (0.91%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.91%) CMS
5 1 (0.91%) EPiServer
Applications
1 7 (6.36%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.91%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.91%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 38 (34.55%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (21.82%) Google Cloud Platform
3 10 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (6.36%) NuGet
5 1 (0.91%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.73%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.91%) Internet
2 1 (0.91%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (18.18%) BigQuery
2 16 (14.55%) Amazon Redshift
3 15 (13.64%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (10.91%) Hadoop
4 12 (10.91%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (10.00%) MySQL
6 10 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (8.18%) Big Data
7 9 (8.18%) Oracle Reports
7 9 (8.18%) RDBMS
7 9 (8.18%) Relational Database
7 9 (8.18%) SQL Server 2012
7 9 (8.18%) SQL Server 2014
8 8 (7.27%) QlikView
8 8 (7.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 8 (7.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (5.45%) Data Lake
10 5 (4.55%) SQL Server 2016
11 4 (3.64%) MongoDB
11 4 (3.64%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 14 (12.73%) JIRA
2 8 (7.27%) Git (software)
3 7 (6.36%) Bitbucket
3 7 (6.36%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.91%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.91%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 41 (37.27%) Finance
2 15 (13.64%) Marketing
3 14 (12.73%) Electronics
3 14 (12.73%) Manufacturing
3 14 (12.73%) Telecoms
4 8 (7.27%) Retail
5 7 (6.36%) Games
6 1 (0.91%) Automotive
6 1 (0.91%) Back Office
6 1 (0.91%) Legal
Job Titles
1 61 (55.45%) Developer
2 35 (31.82%) .NET Developer
3 20 (18.18%) Architect
4 17 (15.45%) C# Developer
5 16 (14.55%) C# .NET Developer
6 15 (13.64%) SQL Developer
7 11 (10.00%) .NET Architect
8 10 (9.09%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 9 (8.18%) ASP.NET Developer
9 9 (8.18%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 9 (8.18%) Data Architect
10 8 (7.27%) Analyst
10 8 (7.27%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 8 (7.27%) Database Engineer
10 8 (7.27%) Full Stack Developer
10 8 (7.27%) SQL Server Developer
11 7 (6.36%) AWS Developer
11 7 (6.36%) C# WPF Developer
11 7 (6.36%) Digital Developer
11 7 (6.36%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (57.27%) .NET
2 37 (33.64%) .NET Framework
3 31 (28.18%) ASP.NET
4 27 (24.55%) HTML
5 24 (21.82%) CSS
5 24 (21.82%) Entity Framework
6 20 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
6 20 (18.18%) Web Services
7 19 (17.27%) .NET Core
8 16 (14.55%) ASP.NET MVC
8 16 (14.55%) REST
9 13 (11.82%) AngularJS
10 12 (10.91%) WCF
11 10 (9.09%) WPF
12 7 (6.36%) Lambda Expressions
13 5 (4.55%) XML
14 4 (3.64%) JSON
15 3 (2.73%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 3 (2.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 3 (2.73%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.18%) Clustering
2 8 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (6.36%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (3.64%) Blog
4 4 (3.64%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (1.82%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.91%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (0.91%) Fintech
6 1 (0.91%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.91%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 17 (15.45%) Linux
2 6 (5.45%) CentOS
2 6 (5.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (5.45%) Ubuntu
3 1 (0.91%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (41.82%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (33.64%) MVC
3 21 (19.09%) Business Intelligence
3 21 (19.09%) Scrum
3 21 (19.09%) Test Automation
4 20 (18.18%) Visualisation
5 19 (17.27%) Analytics
6 14 (12.73%) Digital Marketing
6 14 (12.73%) Programme Management
7 13 (11.82%) DevOps
7 13 (11.82%) Microservices
8 12 (10.91%) Data Architecture
8 12 (10.91%) ETL
8 12 (10.91%) Problem-Solving
8 12 (10.91%) Web Development
9 11 (10.00%) Data Visualisation
10 10 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
10 10 (9.09%) Line Management
10 10 (9.09%) Software Engineering
11 9 (8.18%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 65 (59.09%) C#
2 55 (50.00%) SQL
3 30 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 9 (8.18%) PowerShell
5 7 (6.36%) Python
5 7 (6.36%) T-SQL
6 6 (5.45%) VB
7 5 (4.55%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.82%) ANSI SQL
9 1 (0.91%) Java
9 1 (0.91%) Perl
9 1 (0.91%) VB6
9 1 (0.91%) VBA
Qualifications
1 23 (20.91%) Security Cleared
2 6 (5.45%) Degree
3 4 (3.64%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.73%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (1.82%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (13.64%) QA
2 9 (8.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.91%) PMO
System Software
1 20 (18.18%) Docker
2 16 (14.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (2.73%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 20 (18.18%) Kubernetes
2 13 (11.82%) vCenter Server
3 10 (9.09%) SCCM
4 7 (6.36%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (6.36%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 24 (21.82%) Google
2 21 (19.09%) Microsoft
3 18 (16.36%) Oracle
4 16 (14.55%) Tableau
4 16 (14.55%) VMware
5 14 (12.73%) SAP
6 12 (10.91%) Teradata
7 8 (7.27%) Atlassian
8 6 (5.45%) Red Hat
9 5 (4.55%) Talend
10 1 (0.91%) IBM
10 1 (0.91%) IBM Sterling
10 1 (0.91%) Sage