Period
to 22 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 22 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 12 13 9
Rank change year-on-year +1 -4 -7
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 222 173 334
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 13.49% 11.20% 16.35%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 54.55% 41.79% 49.48%
Number of salaries quoted 205 162 303
Wiltshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.90% +5.48%
10th Percentile £27,700 £25,100 £26,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £54,875 £48,500
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +4.17%

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Wiltshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 407 414 675
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 24.73% 26.81% 33.04%
Number of salaries quoted 368 361 607
Wiltshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,935 £26,750
90th Percentile £58,750 £62,500 £58,750
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.27% +5.33%

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in Wiltshire

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

Salary trend for SQL Server in Wiltshire

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 22 May 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Wiltshire

SQL Server
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 22 May 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon +4 84 £40,000 -0.95% 9
Chippenham +6 48 £31,500 -10.00% 3
Salisbury -6 35 £45,000 +12.50% 6
Trowbridge -1 5 £28,000 +16.67%
Warminster - 3 £55,000 -
SQL Server
South West

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 114 (51.35%) .NET
2 113 (50.90%) C#
3 106 (47.75%) SQL
4 104 (46.85%) Microsoft
5 81 (36.49%) ASP.NET
6 78 (35.14%) Business Intelligence
6 78 (35.14%) MVC
7 73 (32.88%) Microsoft Azure
8 63 (28.38%) .NET Framework
9 58 (26.13%) Entity Framework
10 57 (25.68%) HTML
11 56 (25.23%) JavaScript
12 54 (24.32%) Windows
13 53 (23.87%) Team Foundation Server
14 52 (23.42%) ASP.NET MVC
14 52 (23.42%) CSS
15 51 (22.97%) Microsoft Certification
16 48 (21.62%) AngularJS
17 46 (20.72%) Agile Software Development
18 45 (20.27%) TDD
18 45 (20.27%) ITIL
19 43 (19.37%) SharePoint
20 42 (18.92%) BDD
21 38 (17.12%) Security Cleared
22 37 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
22 37 (16.67%) DevOps
23 35 (15.77%) REST
24 34 (15.32%) Elasticsearch
24 34 (15.32%) Data Warehouse
25 32 (14.41%) Kimball Methodology

SQL Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 43 (19.37%) SharePoint
2 34 (15.32%) Elasticsearch
3 31 (13.96%) SharePoint 2013
4 13 (5.86%) Confluence
5 12 (5.41%) Umbraco
6 9 (4.05%) CMS
7 7 (3.15%) IIS
8 6 (2.70%) MS Exchange
9 5 (2.25%) Apache
9 5 (2.25%) Moodle
9 5 (2.25%) MS Project Server
10 4 (1.80%) SharePoint 2010
10 4 (1.80%) Tomcat
11 3 (1.35%) Skype for Business
12 2 (0.90%) Drupal
12 2 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2013
12 2 (0.90%) Joomla!
13 1 (0.45%) Alfresco
13 1 (0.45%) GeoServer
13 1 (0.45%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (4.95%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.90%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.90%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (4.95%) Oracle EBS
1 11 (4.95%) Oracle EBS R12
2 7 (3.15%) Dynamics NAV
3 6 (2.70%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (1.35%) BPCS
4 3 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (1.35%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.45%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 73 (32.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (6.76%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (4.50%) SaaS
4 6 (2.70%) IaaS
4 6 (2.70%) Office 365
4 6 (2.70%) PaaS
5 5 (2.25%) Azure Data Factory
6 4 (1.80%) Dynamics 365
7 3 (1.35%) Serverless
8 2 (0.90%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.90%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 2 (0.90%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.90%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 2 (0.90%) AWS Lambda
8 2 (0.90%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (0.90%) OpenShift
8 2 (0.90%) Route 53
8 2 (0.90%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 1 (0.45%) Boomi
9 1 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.70%) SAN
1 6 (2.70%) TCP/IP
2 5 (2.25%) Firewall
3 4 (1.80%) DNS
3 4 (1.80%) SSL
4 3 (1.35%) VoIP
4 3 (1.35%) WAN
5 2 (0.90%) DHCP
5 2 (0.90%) HTTP
5 2 (0.90%) IP Telephony
5 2 (0.90%) LAN
5 2 (0.90%) Sourcefire
5 2 (0.90%) VPN
6 1 (0.45%) ADSL
6 1 (0.45%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (0.45%) Internet
6 1 (0.45%) MPLS
6 1 (0.45%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (0.45%) Skype
6 1 (0.45%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (15.32%) Data Warehouse
2 23 (10.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 21 (9.46%) SQL Server 2012
4 20 (9.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 18 (8.11%) Relational Database
6 17 (7.66%) SQL Server 2016
7 16 (7.21%) MySQL
7 16 (7.21%) NoSQL
8 15 (6.76%) Ingres
8 15 (6.76%) RDBMS
9 14 (6.31%) Power BI
10 11 (4.95%) BusinessObjects
10 11 (4.95%) Oracle BI EE
10 11 (4.95%) Oracle Database
10 11 (4.95%) Oracle Database 10g
10 11 (4.95%) Oracle Database 11g
10 11 (4.95%) SQL Server 2014
11 10 (4.50%) SQL Server 2008
12 7 (3.15%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
12 7 (3.15%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 53 (23.87%) Team Foundation Server
2 31 (13.96%) gulp
2 31 (13.96%) Jasmine
2 31 (13.96%) Karma Test Runner
3 25 (11.26%) Visual Studio
4 21 (9.46%) Git (software)
5 17 (7.66%) JIRA
6 7 (3.15%) Jenkins
7 5 (2.25%) Bitbucket
8 3 (1.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (0.90%) Artifactory
9 2 (0.90%) Selenium
9 2 (0.90%) SonarQube
9 2 (0.90%) Sonatype Nexus
9 2 (0.90%) Subversion
9 2 (0.90%) Vagrant
10 1 (0.45%) Bugzilla
10 1 (0.45%) JMeter
10 1 (0.45%) Maven
10 1 (0.45%) Oracle Forms
General
1 27 (12.16%) Advertising
2 12 (5.41%) Finance
3 4 (1.80%) Retail
4 3 (1.35%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.35%) Marketing
5 2 (0.90%) Automotive
5 2 (0.90%) Electronics
5 2 (0.90%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.45%) Back Office
6 1 (0.45%) Military
Job Titles
1 137 (61.71%) Developer
2 44 (19.82%) .NET Developer
3 31 (13.96%) Analyst
4 27 (12.16%) C# Developer
5 22 (9.91%) Applications Support
6 19 (8.56%) Lead Developer
6 19 (8.56%) Support Analyst
7 18 (8.11%) Software Developer
8 17 (7.66%) Applications Support Analyst
9 16 (7.21%) Applications Developer
10 15 (6.76%) Support Engineer
11 14 (6.31%) Consultant
12 13 (5.86%) C# .NET Developer
13 11 (4.95%) Full Stack Developer
13 11 (4.95%) OBIEE Developer
13 11 (4.95%) Oracle Developer
14 10 (4.50%) C# Software Developer
14 10 (4.50%) Web Developer
15 9 (4.05%) Data Analyst
15 9 (4.05%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (51.35%) .NET
2 81 (36.49%) ASP.NET
3 63 (28.38%) .NET Framework
4 58 (26.13%) Entity Framework
5 57 (25.68%) HTML
6 52 (23.42%) ASP.NET MVC
6 52 (23.42%) CSS
7 48 (21.62%) AngularJS
8 35 (15.77%) REST
9 31 (13.96%) HTML5
9 31 (13.96%) Swagger
10 23 (10.36%) jQuery
11 19 (8.56%) RESTful
12 18 (8.11%) Apache Flex
12 18 (8.11%) WCF
13 17 (7.66%) Web Services
14 15 (6.76%) ASP.NET Web API
15 14 (6.31%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 14 (6.31%) Node.js
15 14 (6.31%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (5.86%) Driving Licence
2 13 (5.86%) Self-Motivation
3 10 (4.50%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (3.15%) Management Information System
5 6 (2.70%) Clustering
6 5 (2.25%) Graphic Design
6 5 (2.25%) VLE
7 4 (1.80%) Linux Command Line
8 3 (1.35%) Analytical Mindset
8 3 (1.35%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.35%) Fat Client
8 3 (1.35%) Thin Client
8 3 (1.35%) User Experience
9 2 (0.90%) CESG
9 2 (0.90%) Greenfield Project
9 2 (0.90%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.45%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.45%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.45%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 54 (24.32%) Windows
2 27 (12.16%) Linux
3 19 (8.56%) Windows Server
4 17 (7.66%) Unix
5 6 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (2.25%) Windows 10
7 3 (1.35%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.90%) AIX
8 2 (0.90%) Android
8 2 (0.90%) CentOS
8 2 (0.90%) CoreOS
8 2 (0.90%) Debian
8 2 (0.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.90%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.90%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.90%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.90%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.45%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.45%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (35.14%) Business Intelligence
1 78 (35.14%) MVC
2 46 (20.72%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (20.27%) ITIL
3 45 (20.27%) TDD
4 42 (18.92%) BDD
5 37 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 37 (16.67%) DevOps
6 32 (14.41%) Kimball Methodology
7 28 (12.61%) Problem-Solving
8 21 (9.46%) ETL
8 21 (9.46%) TOGAF
9 20 (9.01%) Enterprise Architecture
10 18 (8.11%) Analytics
10 18 (8.11%) SDLC
10 18 (8.11%) SOA
10 18 (8.11%) UML
10 18 (8.11%) Web Development
11 13 (5.86%) Web Application Development
12 12 (5.41%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 113 (50.90%) C#
2 106 (47.75%) SQL
3 56 (25.23%) JavaScript
4 21 (9.46%) VB.NET
5 18 (8.11%) PowerShell
6 14 (6.31%) PL/SQL
7 13 (5.86%) Ruby
7 13 (5.86%) T-SQL
8 10 (4.50%) PHP
9 7 (3.15%) C
9 7 (3.15%) VB
9 7 (3.15%) VBA
10 6 (2.70%) Java
10 6 (2.70%) Python
10 6 (2.70%) Shell Script
10 6 (2.70%) TypeScript
11 4 (1.80%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.45%) Pascal
12 1 (0.45%) VB6
12 1 (0.45%) XAML
Qualifications
1 51 (22.97%) Microsoft Certification
2 38 (17.12%) Security Cleared
3 32 (14.41%) SC Cleared
4 31 (13.96%) MCPD
5 15 (6.76%) Degree
6 6 (2.70%) DV Cleared
6 6 (2.70%) MCSE
7 5 (2.25%) DBS Check
7 5 (2.25%) Master's Degree
7 5 (2.25%) MCP
8 4 (1.80%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (1.35%) CCNA
9 3 (1.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (0.90%) CESG Certified Professional
10 2 (0.90%) Computer Science Degree
10 2 (0.90%) VCP5
11 1 (0.45%) CCNP
11 1 (0.45%) MCSA
11 1 (0.45%) VTSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (2.25%) QA
2 4 (1.80%) SLA
3 3 (1.35%) GDPR
4 2 (0.90%) COBIT
5 1 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 13 (5.86%) Active Directory
2 8 (3.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.25%) HDFS
4 4 (1.80%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (1.35%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.90%) Docker
6 2 (0.90%) GlusterFS
6 2 (0.90%) VirtualBox
6 2 (0.90%) vSphere
7 1 (0.45%) XenApp
7 1 (0.45%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (2.70%) Ansible
1 6 (2.70%) HP Data Protector
2 4 (1.80%) Endace
2 4 (1.80%) SCCM
3 3 (1.35%) Nagios
3 3 (1.35%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.35%) Terraform
4 2 (0.90%) Galera Cluster
4 2 (0.90%) HAProxy
4 2 (0.90%) Kubernetes
4 2 (0.90%) OSSEC
4 2 (0.90%) SCOM
4 2 (0.90%) WSUS
5 1 (0.45%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.45%) Graylog
5 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (0.45%) Puppet
5 1 (0.45%) SCOrch
5 1 (0.45%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 104 (46.85%) Microsoft
2 28 (12.61%) Oracle
3 16 (7.21%) VMware
4 11 (4.95%) Informatica
4 11 (4.95%) Siebel
5 10 (4.50%) Facebook
6 9 (4.05%) Capita
6 9 (4.05%) HP
7 6 (2.70%) Dell
7 6 (2.70%) SAP
8 5 (2.25%) Atlassian
9 4 (1.80%) Cisco
9 4 (1.80%) Citrix
10 3 (1.35%) EMC
10 3 (1.35%) Infor
10 3 (1.35%) JD Edwards
11 2 (0.90%) Lumension
11 2 (0.90%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (0.90%) Tableau
11 2 (0.90%) Tripwire