Period
to 16 October 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 16 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 8 10 16
Rank change year-on-year +2 +6 -11
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 150 109 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 18.23% 14.14% 10.56%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 64.66% 55.61% 51.37%
Number of salaries quoted 142 92 87
Swindon median annual salary £41,000 £41,750 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.80% +8.44% +4.05%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,425 £24,300
90th Percentile £63,750 £53,000 £52,500
Wiltshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%

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 232 196 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 28.19% 25.42% 20.56%
Number of salaries quoted 216 159 158
Swindon median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +3.50%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,800 £27,125
90th Percentile £71,875 £57,500 £66,500
Wiltshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 16 October 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Swindon

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 84 (56.00%) C#
2 75 (50.00%) .NET
3 62 (41.33%) SQL
4 51 (34.00%) JavaScript
5 48 (32.00%) CSS
6 47 (31.33%) Microsoft
7 42 (28.00%) HTML
8 38 (25.33%) Windows
9 37 (24.67%) ASP.NET
10 36 (24.00%) MVC
11 35 (23.33%) .NET Framework
12 33 (22.00%) Agile Software Development
12 33 (22.00%) Entity Framework
13 28 (18.67%) ASP.NET MVC
13 28 (18.67%) ASP.NET Web API
14 26 (17.33%) Windows Server
15 25 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
15 25 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
16 24 (16.00%) Finance
17 22 (14.67%) Business Intelligence
17 22 (14.67%) Amazon AWS
17 22 (14.67%) PowerShell
18 20 (13.33%) Web Services
18 20 (13.33%) ITIL
18 20 (13.33%) Visual Studio
19 19 (12.67%) Linux
19 19 (12.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 19 (12.67%) SQL Server 2016
20 17 (11.33%) SQL Server 2014
20 17 (11.33%) Problem-Solving

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 16 (10.67%) SharePoint
2 12 (8.00%) IIS
3 6 (4.00%) Confluence
4 3 (2.00%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (2.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (2.00%) Umbraco
5 2 (1.33%) Apache
5 2 (1.33%) CMS
6 1 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 17 (11.33%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (3.33%) Dynamics AX
1 5 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.00%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 22 (14.67%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (6.00%) Google Cloud Platform
4 6 (4.00%) Dynamics 365
5 4 (2.67%) IaaS
5 4 (2.67%) PaaS
6 2 (1.33%) Boomi
6 2 (1.33%) Office 365
7 1 (0.67%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.67%) Azure Data Factory
7 1 (0.67%) Azure Functions
7 1 (0.67%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.00%) Intranet
1 3 (2.00%) NetScaler
2 1 (0.67%) Firewall
2 1 (0.67%) Internet
2 1 (0.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
1 25 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 19 (12.67%) SQL Server 2016
3 17 (11.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (11.33%) SQL Server 2014
4 13 (8.67%) Big Data
5 12 (8.00%) Data Lake
6 11 (7.33%) Hadoop
7 9 (6.00%) BusinessObjects
7 9 (6.00%) Relational Database
8 7 (4.67%) Amazon Redshift
8 7 (4.67%) BigQuery
8 7 (4.67%) MySQL
8 7 (4.67%) Oracle Reports
8 7 (4.67%) RDBMS
9 6 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (3.33%) NoSQL
11 3 (2.00%) Azure SQL Database
11 3 (2.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 3 (2.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 20 (13.33%) Visual Studio
2 8 (5.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (4.00%) Git (software)
3 6 (4.00%) JIRA
4 2 (1.33%) GitLab
4 2 (1.33%) Jenkins
General
1 24 (16.00%) Finance
2 10 (6.67%) Advertising
3 5 (3.33%) Manufacturing
3 5 (3.33%) Marketing
4 3 (2.00%) Automotive
4 3 (2.00%) Legal
5 2 (1.33%) Electronics
5 2 (1.33%) Local Government
5 2 (1.33%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 70 (46.67%) Developer
2 39 (26.00%) .NET Developer
3 31 (20.67%) Analyst
4 25 (16.67%) Applications Support
5 22 (14.67%) C# Developer
6 17 (11.33%) Architect
6 17 (11.33%) Support Analyst
7 16 (10.67%) Applications Support Analyst
8 15 (10.00%) Software Developer
9 13 (8.67%) Data Analyst
10 11 (7.33%) C# .NET Developer
10 11 (7.33%) Data Architect
11 10 (6.67%) Applications Developer
11 10 (6.67%) C# Application Developer
12 9 (6.00%) Business Data Analyst
12 9 (6.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
12 9 (6.00%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
12 9 (6.00%) Web Developer
13 8 (5.33%) ASP.NET Developer
13 8 (5.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (50.00%) .NET
2 48 (32.00%) CSS
3 42 (28.00%) HTML
4 37 (24.67%) ASP.NET
5 35 (23.33%) .NET Framework
6 33 (22.00%) Entity Framework
7 28 (18.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 28 (18.67%) ASP.NET Web API
8 20 (13.33%) Web Services
9 19 (12.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 13 (8.67%) Ajax
10 13 (8.67%) AngularJS
11 12 (8.00%) LINQ
11 12 (8.00%) REST
12 9 (6.00%) WCF
12 9 (6.00%) XML
13 8 (5.33%) EDI
13 8 (5.33%) jQuery
14 7 (4.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 6 (4.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.67%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.67%) Clustering
2 7 (4.67%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (3.33%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (2.00%) Data Centre
4 3 (2.00%) Fat Client
4 3 (2.00%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.00%) Thin Client
5 2 (1.33%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.33%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.67%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (0.67%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 38 (25.33%) Windows
2 26 (17.33%) Windows Server
3 19 (12.67%) Linux
4 8 (5.33%) CentOS
5 7 (4.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (4.67%) Ubuntu
6 5 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (24.00%) MVC
2 33 (22.00%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (14.67%) Business Intelligence
4 20 (13.33%) ITIL
5 17 (11.33%) Problem-Solving
6 16 (10.67%) Data Analysis
7 15 (10.00%) Data Management
8 11 (7.33%) Mentoring
8 11 (7.33%) Scrum
9 10 (6.67%) Data Architecture
9 10 (6.67%) ERP
10 9 (6.00%) Line Management
10 9 (6.00%) OO
10 9 (6.00%) Software Engineering
10 9 (6.00%) Web Application Development
11 8 (5.33%) CRM
11 8 (5.33%) Performance Tuning
11 8 (5.33%) Project Management
11 8 (5.33%) TDD
11 8 (5.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 84 (56.00%) C#
2 62 (41.33%) SQL
3 51 (34.00%) JavaScript
4 22 (14.67%) PowerShell
5 17 (11.33%) T-SQL
6 15 (10.00%) VB
7 11 (7.33%) VB.NET
8 6 (4.00%) ANSI SQL
8 6 (4.00%) Ruby
9 3 (2.00%) Python
10 2 (1.33%) Java
10 2 (1.33%) PHP
10 2 (1.33%) R
10 2 (1.33%) VBA
11 1 (0.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 13 (8.67%) Security Cleared
2 5 (3.33%) Degree
2 5 (3.33%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.67%) MCSE
3 4 (2.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (2.00%) CCA
4 3 (2.00%) Citrix Certification
4 3 (2.00%) Master's Degree
5 2 (1.33%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.67%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.00%) QA
2 7 (4.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (2.67%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.67%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (7.33%) Active Directory
2 9 (6.00%) VMware ESXi
3 6 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (3.33%) XenApp
5 4 (2.67%) Docker
6 3 (2.00%) Hyper-V
6 3 (2.00%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (2.00%) XenServer
7 2 (1.33%) vSphere
7 2 (1.33%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.67%) HDFS
8 1 (0.67%) KVM
Systems Management
1 11 (7.33%) SCCM
2 6 (4.00%) vCenter Server
3 4 (2.67%) SCOM
4 2 (1.33%) Ansible
4 2 (1.33%) Kubernetes
4 2 (1.33%) Puppet
4 2 (1.33%) Terraform
5 1 (0.67%) SCOrch
5 1 (0.67%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 47 (31.33%) Microsoft
2 12 (8.00%) Oracle
3 10 (6.67%) Teradata
4 9 (6.00%) Google
5 8 (5.33%) Red Hat
5 8 (5.33%) VMware
6 5 (3.33%) Citrix
6 5 (3.33%) Facebook
7 4 (2.67%) Informatica
8 3 (2.00%) Cloudera
8 3 (2.00%) Hortonworks
8 3 (2.00%) Ivanti
8 3 (2.00%) MapR
8 3 (2.00%) Netezza
8 3 (2.00%) Veeam
8 3 (2.00%) Wyse
9 2 (1.33%) Atlassian
9 2 (1.33%) Dell
9 2 (1.33%) SAP
9 2 (1.33%) ServiceNow