Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Taunton 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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Somerset > Taunton
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 13 5
Rank change year-on-year -2 -8 +2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 21 46 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Taunton 14.79% 23.47% 37.04%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 47.73% 53.49% 79.37%
Number of salaries quoted 20 40 49
Taunton median annual salary £37,250 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.97% +1.33% +19.05%
10th Percentile £20,975 £31,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £45,125 £44,250 £43,375
Somerset median annual salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -3.75% +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 Taunton with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Taunton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 44 86 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Taunton 30.99% 43.88% 46.67%
Number of salaries quoted 35 69 62
Taunton median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +19.05%
10th Percentile £22,900 £31,250 £22,675
90th Percentile £51,250 £47,100 £45,000
Somerset median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Taunton

Job postings citing SQL Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Taunton.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in Taunton

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Taunton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server in Taunton.

Salary trend for SQL Server in Taunton

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Taunton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server in Taunton over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Taunton

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, 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 Taunton region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 11 (52.38%) SQL
2 10 (47.62%) C#
2 10 (47.62%) .NET
2 10 (47.62%) JavaScript
2 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
3 8 (38.10%) CSS
3 8 (38.10%) HTML
3 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (28.57%) Unit Testing
5 5 (23.81%) T-SQL
5 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET
5 5 (23.81%) MVC
6 4 (19.05%) SLA
6 4 (19.05%) Windows
6 4 (19.05%) ETL
6 4 (19.05%) Windows Server
7 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2016
7 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
7 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
7 3 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (14.29%) Firewall
7 3 (14.29%) Scrum
7 3 (14.29%) VMware
7 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (14.29%) PowerShell
7 3 (14.29%) WCF
7 3 (14.29%) jQuery
7 3 (14.29%) .NET Framework
7 3 (14.29%) Test Automation
7 3 (14.29%) Windows 7

SQL Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Taunton 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 2 (9.52%) IIS
2 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Office 365
2 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) Firewall
1 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 2 (9.52%) SAN
2 2 (9.52%) VLAN
2 2 (9.52%) WAN
2 2 (9.52%) Wireless
3 1 (4.76%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) MongoDB
1 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2016
2 2 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.76%) Geospatial Data
3 1 (4.76%) MS Access
3 1 (4.76%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (9.52%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.76%) ReSharper
2 1 (4.76%) Selenium
2 1 (4.76%) Subversion
General
1 2 (9.52%) Advertising
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Developer
2 4 (19.05%) C# Developer
2 4 (19.05%) Software Developer
2 4 (19.05%) SQL Developer
3 3 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 3 (14.29%) DBA
3 3 (14.29%) SQL DBA
4 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 2 (9.52%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (9.52%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (9.52%) IT Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) IT Support
4 2 (9.52%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) SQL Server DBA
4 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) SSIS Developer
5 1 (4.76%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (47.62%) .NET
2 8 (38.10%) CSS
2 8 (38.10%) HTML
3 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET
4 3 (14.29%) .NET Framework
4 3 (14.29%) AngularJS
4 3 (14.29%) Entity Framework
4 3 (14.29%) jQuery
4 3 (14.29%) WCF
5 2 (9.52%) Apache Flex
5 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (4.76%) .NET Core
6 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (4.76%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 1 (4.76%) LINQ
6 1 (4.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (4.76%) Web Services
6 1 (4.76%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
1 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Windows
1 4 (19.05%) Windows Server
2 3 (14.29%) Windows 7
2 3 (14.29%) Windows 8
3 2 (9.52%) Windows 10
3 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (28.57%) Unit Testing
3 5 (23.81%) MVC
4 4 (19.05%) ETL
5 3 (14.29%) BDD
5 3 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (14.29%) Scrum
5 3 (14.29%) Test Automation
6 2 (9.52%) Mobile Device Management
6 2 (9.52%) TDD
7 1 (4.76%) Conceptual Models
7 1 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (4.76%) Customer Requirements
7 1 (4.76%) Data Management
7 1 (4.76%) Data Protection
7 1 (4.76%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (4.76%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
7 1 (4.76%) Statistics
7 1 (4.76%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 11 (52.38%) SQL
2 10 (47.62%) C#
2 10 (47.62%) JavaScript
3 5 (23.81%) T-SQL
4 3 (14.29%) PowerShell
5 2 (9.52%) Java
6 1 (4.76%) C++
6 1 (4.76%) R
6 1 (4.76%) VB
6 1 (4.76%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (9.52%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (4.76%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
2 3 (14.29%) VMware
3 2 (9.52%) Apple
3 2 (9.52%) Citrix
4 1 (4.76%) Cadence
4 1 (4.76%) Capita
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle