Period
to 18 January 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 18 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 11 16 6
Rank change year-on-year +5 -10 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 83 77 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 12.81% 9.88% 17.31%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 53.90% 50.33% 53.87%
Number of salaries quoted 79 76 161
Swindon median annual salary £42,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.18% +13.33% -7.98%
10th Percentile £31,100 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £55,500 £57,500 £47,500
Wiltshire median annual salary £40,000 £41,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -2.44% +9.33% -

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 154 153 310
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 23.77% 19.64% 32.12%
Number of salaries quoted 134 125 283
Swindon median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,350 £27,500
90th Percentile £58,375 £62,500 £58,750
Wiltshire median annual salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -3.61% +3.75% +6.67%

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 18 January 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Swindon

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 45 (54.22%) C#
1 45 (54.22%) SQL
2 43 (51.81%) .NET
3 31 (37.35%) ASP.NET
3 31 (37.35%) Microsoft
4 25 (30.12%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (27.71%) MVC
6 19 (22.89%) Advertising
6 19 (22.89%) Windows
7 18 (21.69%) CSS
7 18 (21.69%) HTML
7 18 (21.69%) JavaScript
8 16 (19.28%) Business Intelligence
9 15 (18.07%) NoSQL
10 14 (16.87%) WCF
11 13 (15.66%) Ruby
11 13 (15.66%) .NET Framework
11 13 (15.66%) Entity Framework
12 12 (14.46%) SQL Server 2012
12 12 (14.46%) RESTful
12 12 (14.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 12 (14.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 12 (14.46%) Java
12 12 (14.46%) VB
12 12 (14.46%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 11 (13.25%) SQL Server 2014
13 11 (13.25%) PHP
13 11 (13.25%) Retail
13 11 (13.25%) ASP.NET MVC
13 11 (13.25%) Enterprise Software

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 (12.05%) IIS
2 7 (8.43%) Tomcat
3 6 (7.23%) SharePoint
4 3 (3.61%) Confluence
4 3 (3.61%) Umbraco
5 2 (2.41%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (2.41%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (2.41%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.20%) CMS
6 1 (1.20%) Drupal
6 1 (1.20%) Joomla!
6 1 (1.20%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.20%) Tuxedo
6 1 (1.20%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.20%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.20%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (7.23%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (3.61%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.20%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.20%) SPSS
3 1 (1.20%) SPSS Modeler
Business Applications
1 6 (7.23%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.20%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (1.20%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.64%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.82%) Azure Data Factory
2 4 (4.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.61%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (3.61%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 3 (3.61%) Amazon S3
3 3 (3.61%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 3 (3.61%) AWS Lambda
3 3 (3.61%) Office 365
3 3 (3.61%) OpenShift
3 3 (3.61%) Route 53
3 3 (3.61%) Serverless
3 3 (3.61%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.43%) Internet
2 3 (3.61%) Firewall
2 3 (3.61%) HTTP
2 3 (3.61%) SSL
2 3 (3.61%) TCP/IP
2 3 (3.61%) VPN
3 2 (2.41%) SMS
4 1 (1.20%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (18.07%) NoSQL
2 12 (14.46%) SQL Server 2012
2 12 (14.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 12 (14.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (13.25%) SQL Server 2014
4 10 (12.05%) SQL Server 2016
5 7 (8.43%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (7.23%) Relational Database
6 6 (7.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (6.02%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 5 (6.02%) Apache Cassandra
7 5 (6.02%) Hadoop
7 5 (6.02%) MongoDB
7 5 (6.02%) MySQL
7 5 (6.02%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (6.02%) Power BI
8 4 (4.82%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
8 4 (4.82%) Azure SQL Database
8 4 (4.82%) Data Lake
8 4 (4.82%) HDInsight
Development Applications
1 10 (12.05%) Git (software)
2 8 (9.64%) Jenkins
2 8 (9.64%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (7.23%) JIRA
4 5 (6.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (3.61%) Artifactory
5 3 (3.61%) Selenium
5 3 (3.61%) SonarQube
5 3 (3.61%) Sonatype Nexus
5 3 (3.61%) Vagrant
5 3 (3.61%) Visual Studio
5 3 (3.61%) Zephyr
6 2 (2.41%) MSI
7 1 (1.20%) ERwin
7 1 (1.20%) RStudio
7 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 19 (22.89%) Advertising
2 11 (13.25%) Retail
3 5 (6.02%) Finance
4 2 (2.41%) Automotive
5 1 (1.20%) Back Office
5 1 (1.20%) Legal
5 1 (1.20%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 42 (50.60%) Developer
2 22 (26.51%) .NET Developer
3 18 (21.69%) Analyst
4 11 (13.25%) C# Developer
5 8 (9.64%) Consultant
5 8 (9.64%) Senior C# Developer
5 8 (9.64%) Senior Developer
6 7 (8.43%) Analyst Programmer
6 7 (8.43%) Java Analyst Programmer
6 7 (8.43%) Java Programmer
6 7 (8.43%) Programmer
7 6 (7.23%) Applications Support
7 6 (7.23%) SQL Developer
7 6 (7.23%) Support Engineer
8 5 (6.02%) DevOps Engineer
8 5 (6.02%) Systems Developer
9 4 (4.82%) Business Intelligence Consultant
9 4 (4.82%) Dynamics NAV Consultant
9 4 (4.82%) Support Consultant
10 3 (3.61%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (51.81%) .NET
2 31 (37.35%) ASP.NET
3 18 (21.69%) CSS
3 18 (21.69%) HTML
4 14 (16.87%) WCF
5 13 (15.66%) .NET Framework
5 13 (15.66%) Entity Framework
6 12 (14.46%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 12 (14.46%) RESTful
7 11 (13.25%) ASP.NET MVC
8 10 (12.05%) ASP.NET Web API
8 10 (12.05%) Code First Entity Framework
8 10 (12.05%) HTML5
8 10 (12.05%) Node.js
9 9 (10.84%) jQuery
9 9 (10.84%) WinForms
10 5 (6.02%) EDI
10 5 (6.02%) Web Services
11 4 (4.82%) XML
12 3 (3.61%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.25%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (9.64%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (8.43%) Data Centre
3 7 (8.43%) SCADA
4 5 (6.02%) Management Information System
5 4 (4.82%) Driving Licence
6 3 (3.61%) CESG
6 3 (3.61%) Graphic Design
6 3 (3.61%) Public Cloud
7 2 (2.41%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 19 (22.89%) Windows
2 10 (12.05%) Windows 10
3 9 (10.84%) Windows 7
3 9 (10.84%) Windows Server
4 8 (9.64%) Unix
4 8 (9.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (6.02%) Linux
6 3 (3.61%) CentOS
6 3 (3.61%) CoreOS
6 3 (3.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.41%) Mac OS X
7 2 (2.41%) Windows 8
7 2 (2.41%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.20%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.20%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (30.12%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (27.71%) MVC
3 16 (19.28%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (12.05%) BDD
4 10 (12.05%) Scrum
4 10 (12.05%) TDD
4 10 (12.05%) Web Application Development
5 8 (9.64%) ETL
6 7 (8.43%) Configuration Management
6 7 (8.43%) Customer Requirements
6 7 (8.43%) Information Management
7 6 (7.23%) Analytics
8 5 (6.02%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (6.02%) Data Analytics
8 5 (6.02%) DevOps
8 5 (6.02%) SDLC
8 5 (6.02%) Waterfall
9 4 (4.82%) Customer-Centricity
9 4 (4.82%) Load Balancing
9 4 (4.82%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 45 (54.22%) C#
1 45 (54.22%) SQL
2 18 (21.69%) JavaScript
3 13 (15.66%) Ruby
4 12 (14.46%) Java
4 12 (14.46%) VB
5 11 (13.25%) PHP
6 10 (12.05%) T-SQL
7 5 (6.02%) PL/SQL
7 5 (6.02%) PowerShell
8 3 (3.61%) Bash Shell
8 3 (3.61%) Python
8 3 (3.61%) VB.NET
8 3 (3.61%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (10.84%) Degree
2 6 (7.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (4.82%) MCSE
4 3 (3.61%) CESG Certified Professional
4 3 (3.61%) HNC
4 3 (3.61%) HND
5 1 (1.20%) CCNA
5 1 (1.20%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.20%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.20%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.61%) QA
System Software
1 5 (6.02%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.82%) HDFS
3 3 (3.61%) Docker
3 3 (3.61%) GlusterFS
3 3 (3.61%) VirtualBox
4 2 (2.41%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 5 (6.02%) Ansible
1 5 (6.02%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 5 (6.02%) Terraform
2 3 (3.61%) Kubernetes
2 3 (3.61%) Nagios
2 3 (3.61%) OSSEC
3 2 (2.41%) Backup Exec
3 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (2.41%) SCCM
3 2 (2.41%) SCOM
4 1 (1.20%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 31 (37.35%) Microsoft
2 10 (12.05%) Facebook
3 5 (6.02%) Oracle
3 5 (6.02%) Red Hat
4 4 (4.82%) VMware
5 3 (3.61%) Adobe
5 3 (3.61%) New Relic
6 2 (2.41%) Apple
6 2 (2.41%) HP
6 2 (2.41%) Tableau
7 1 (1.20%) Cisco
7 1 (1.20%) IBM
7 1 (1.20%) SAP
7 1 (1.20%) Siebel
7 1 (1.20%) TIBCO