Period
to 20 June 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 20 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 16 14 7
Rank change year-on-year -2 -7 -3
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 85 106 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 10.86% 12.82% 15.13%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 55.56% 46.90% 48.97%
Number of salaries quoted 81 96 151
Swindon median annual salary £40,000 £41,250 £39,421
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.03% +4.64% +5.12%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £48,750
Wiltshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year - +3.90% +10.00%

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 153 226 341
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 19.54% 27.33% 30.89%
Number of salaries quoted 139 191 308
Swindon median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +3.90%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £29,925
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £65,000
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 20 June 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Swindon

For the 6 months to 20 June 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 47 (55.29%) .NET
2 45 (52.94%) C#
3 43 (50.59%) SQL
4 34 (40.00%) ASP.NET
5 33 (38.82%) Microsoft
6 26 (30.59%) Windows
6 26 (30.59%) MVC
7 24 (28.24%) CSS
8 23 (27.06%) JavaScript
9 22 (25.88%) Business Intelligence
9 22 (25.88%) Agile Software Development
10 20 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC
11 19 (22.35%) .NET Framework
11 19 (22.35%) Entity Framework
11 19 (22.35%) Visual Studio
12 17 (20.00%) Advertising
12 17 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
12 17 (20.00%) jQuery
13 16 (18.82%) HTML
14 15 (17.65%) Windows Server
15 14 (16.47%) Analytical Skills
16 13 (15.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 13 (15.29%) Microsoft Azure
16 13 (15.29%) Web Services
16 13 (15.29%) Microsoft Excel
17 12 (14.12%) Web Development
17 12 (14.12%) SQL Server 2016
18 11 (12.94%) WCF
18 11 (12.94%) Git (software)
18 11 (12.94%) AngularJS

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 (11.76%) Confluence
2 2 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (2.35%) IIS
2 2 (2.35%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.18%) Apache
3 1 (1.18%) CMS
Applications
1 13 (15.29%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.53%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (3.53%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (3.53%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.18%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 13 (15.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (7.06%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (4.71%) Azure Data Factory
3 4 (4.71%) Dynamics 365
4 3 (3.53%) IaaS
4 3 (3.53%) PaaS
5 2 (2.35%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (2.35%) Serverless
6 1 (1.18%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (1.18%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 1 (1.18%) Amazon S3
6 1 (1.18%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (1.18%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (1.18%) Boomi
6 1 (1.18%) OpenShift
6 1 (1.18%) Route 53
6 1 (1.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.53%) Intranet
2 1 (1.18%) Firewall
2 1 (1.18%) HTTP
2 1 (1.18%) SSL
2 1 (1.18%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.18%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 12 (14.12%) SQL Server 2016
3 11 (12.94%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (11.76%) BusinessObjects
5 9 (10.59%) NoSQL
6 8 (9.41%) SQL Server 2014
7 6 (7.06%) Azure SQL Database
7 6 (7.06%) Power BI
8 5 (5.88%) Data Lake
8 5 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (4.71%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
9 4 (4.71%) Hadoop
9 4 (4.71%) HDInsight
10 2 (2.35%) Relational Database
10 2 (2.35%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (1.18%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (1.18%) MongoDB
11 1 (1.18%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 19 (22.35%) Visual Studio
2 11 (12.94%) Git (software)
3 10 (11.76%) JIRA
4 3 (3.53%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.18%) Artifactory
5 1 (1.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.18%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.18%) SonarQube
5 1 (1.18%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (1.18%) Vagrant
General
1 17 (20.00%) Advertising
2 10 (11.76%) Finance
3 3 (3.53%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.53%) Retail
4 2 (2.35%) Electronics
4 2 (2.35%) Marketing
4 2 (2.35%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.18%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 42 (49.41%) Developer
2 24 (28.24%) .NET Developer
3 20 (23.53%) Analyst
4 15 (17.65%) C# Developer
5 13 (15.29%) Software Developer
6 11 (12.94%) Data Analyst
7 10 (11.76%) Business Data Analyst
7 10 (11.76%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 10 (11.76%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
7 10 (11.76%) C# Software Developer
8 9 (10.59%) Applications Support
9 8 (9.41%) Support Analyst
10 7 (8.24%) Applications Support Analyst
10 7 (8.24%) Web Developer
11 6 (7.06%) Full Stack Developer
12 5 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Consultant
12 5 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
12 5 (5.88%) Consultant
13 4 (4.71%) 1st Line Support
13 4 (4.71%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (55.29%) .NET
2 34 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 24 (28.24%) CSS
4 20 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC
5 19 (22.35%) .NET Framework
5 19 (22.35%) Entity Framework
6 17 (20.00%) jQuery
7 16 (18.82%) HTML
8 13 (15.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 13 (15.29%) Web Services
9 11 (12.94%) AngularJS
9 11 (12.94%) SOAP
9 11 (12.94%) WCF
10 9 (10.59%) ASP.NET Web API
10 9 (10.59%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 9 (10.59%) Node.js
11 8 (9.41%) Ajax
11 8 (9.41%) Code First Entity Framework
11 8 (9.41%) LINQ
11 8 (9.41%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 14 (16.47%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (9.41%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (5.88%) Driving Licence
3 5 (5.88%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.35%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.35%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.18%) CESG
5 1 (1.18%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.18%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.18%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 26 (30.59%) Windows
2 15 (17.65%) Windows Server
3 4 (4.71%) Linux
4 2 (2.35%) CentOS
4 2 (2.35%) Windows 10
4 2 (2.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.35%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.35%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.18%) CoreOS
5 1 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (30.59%) MVC
2 22 (25.88%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (25.88%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (14.12%) Web Development
4 11 (12.94%) Web Application Development
5 10 (11.76%) Data Analysis
6 9 (10.59%) Analytics
6 9 (10.59%) Data Management
6 9 (10.59%) Responsive Web Design
6 9 (10.59%) TDD
6 9 (10.59%) Unit Testing
7 8 (9.41%) BDD
7 8 (9.41%) Data Analytics
8 7 (8.24%) Problem-Solving
9 5 (5.88%) CRM
9 5 (5.88%) ITIL
9 5 (5.88%) Line Management
10 4 (4.71%) ERP
10 4 (4.71%) Scrum
10 4 (4.71%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (52.94%) C#
2 43 (50.59%) SQL
3 23 (27.06%) JavaScript
4 9 (10.59%) Ruby
4 9 (10.59%) T-SQL
5 7 (8.24%) VB.NET
6 4 (4.71%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.35%) Java
7 2 (2.35%) PHP
7 2 (2.35%) Python
7 2 (2.35%) VB
8 1 (1.18%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.18%) C++
8 1 (1.18%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.18%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (10.59%) Degree
2 5 (5.88%) Master's Degree
3 4 (4.71%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (3.53%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (3.53%) MCSE
5 2 (2.35%) CCNA
5 2 (2.35%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (1.18%) CESG Certified Professional
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.35%) QA
2 1 (1.18%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (7.06%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.71%) HDFS
2 4 (4.71%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.18%) Docker
3 1 (1.18%) GlusterFS
3 1 (1.18%) KVM
3 1 (1.18%) VirtualBox
3 1 (1.18%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (2.35%) SCCM
2 1 (1.18%) Ansible
2 1 (1.18%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.18%) Nagios
2 1 (1.18%) OSSEC
2 1 (1.18%) SCOM
2 1 (1.18%) SCOrch
2 1 (1.18%) SCVMM
2 1 (1.18%) Terraform
Vendors
1 33 (38.82%) Microsoft
2 8 (9.41%) Capita
2 8 (9.41%) Facebook
3 4 (4.71%) Oracle
4 2 (2.35%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.35%) SAP
4 2 (2.35%) ServiceNow
4 2 (2.35%) Tableau
5 1 (1.18%) Cisco
5 1 (1.18%) Dell
5 1 (1.18%) JDA
5 1 (1.18%) New Relic
5 1 (1.18%) Veeam