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

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 14 14 7
Rank change year-on-year 0 -7 -5
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 179 165 401
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 12.13% 10.46% 18.77%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 50.28% 44.72% 53.90%
Number of salaries quoted 162 156 362
Wiltshire median annual salary £40,000 £41,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.61% +10.67% -
10th Percentile £30,500 £26,250 £25,075
90th Percentile £52,500 £55,000 £47,500
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +2.74%

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 356 369 744
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 24.12% 23.38% 34.83%
Number of salaries quoted 305 316 659
Wiltshire median annual salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.61% +3.75% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,700 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £62,500 £58,750
South West median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £39,421
% change year-on-year -5.88% +7.81% +5.12%

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 18 February 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 18 February 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 +6 74 £40,000 -8.57% 8
Chippenham +5 35 £36,000 +2.86% 8
Salisbury -6 26 £42,500 +21.43%
Melksham -6 4 £33,000 +10.00%
Corsham +2 3 £37,500 +50.00%
Trowbridge -2 2 £37,500 +56.25% 1
Warminster - 2 £45,000 -
Devizes -8 1 £44,000 +76.00%
SQL Server
South West

For the 6 months to 18 February 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 88 (49.16%) C#
2 83 (46.37%) .NET
3 81 (45.25%) Microsoft
4 79 (44.13%) SQL
5 67 (37.43%) Business Intelligence
6 64 (35.75%) ASP.NET
7 59 (32.96%) MVC
8 46 (25.70%) .NET Framework
8 46 (25.70%) Microsoft Azure
8 46 (25.70%) Entity Framework
9 41 (22.91%) Agile Software Development
9 41 (22.91%) Windows
10 40 (22.35%) ITIL
10 40 (22.35%) Team Foundation Server
11 38 (21.23%) ASP.NET MVC
11 38 (21.23%) JavaScript
12 37 (20.67%) Security Cleared
13 36 (20.11%) TDD
14 35 (19.55%) Microsoft Certification
15 34 (18.99%) HTML
15 34 (18.99%) Continuous Integration
15 34 (18.99%) BDD
16 33 (18.44%) AngularJS
16 33 (18.44%) SharePoint
17 31 (17.32%) SC Cleared
18 30 (16.76%) VMware
19 27 (15.08%) Advertising
19 27 (15.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 27 (15.08%) REST
19 27 (15.08%) DevOps

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 33 (18.44%) SharePoint
2 23 (12.85%) Elasticsearch
3 21 (11.73%) SharePoint 2013
4 15 (8.38%) MS Exchange
5 11 (6.15%) IIS
6 10 (5.59%) SharePoint 2010
7 7 (3.91%) Tomcat
8 5 (2.79%) Umbraco
9 4 (2.23%) Confluence
10 3 (1.68%) Apache
10 3 (1.68%) CMS
11 2 (1.12%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (1.12%) Drupal
11 2 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2013
11 2 (1.12%) Joomla!
11 2 (1.12%) Skype for Business
12 1 (0.56%) Alfresco
12 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2010
12 1 (0.56%) GeoServer
12 1 (0.56%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (4.47%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.56%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.56%) SPSS
2 1 (0.56%) SPSS Modeler
Business Applications
1 10 (5.59%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (2.23%) Maximo
2 4 (2.23%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (2.23%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (1.12%) BPCS
3 2 (1.12%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.12%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 46 (25.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (6.70%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (2.79%) Azure Data Factory
4 4 (2.23%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (2.23%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 4 (2.23%) Amazon S3
4 4 (2.23%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 4 (2.23%) AWS Lambda
4 4 (2.23%) OpenShift
4 4 (2.23%) Route 53
4 4 (2.23%) Serverless
4 4 (2.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 3 (1.68%) Office 365
6 2 (1.12%) IaaS
6 2 (1.12%) PaaS
6 2 (1.12%) SaaS
7 1 (0.56%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (8.94%) Firewall
2 13 (7.26%) IP Telephony
2 13 (7.26%) LAN
3 10 (5.59%) TCP/IP
3 10 (5.59%) WAN
4 6 (3.35%) HTTP
4 6 (3.35%) SSL
5 5 (2.79%) SAN
6 4 (2.23%) Internet
6 4 (2.23%) VoIP
6 4 (2.23%) VPN
7 2 (1.12%) DNS
8 1 (0.56%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (15.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 26 (14.53%) Data Warehouse
3 24 (13.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 21 (11.73%) NoSQL
4 21 (11.73%) SQL Server 2016
5 17 (9.50%) SQL Server 2012
6 15 (8.38%) MySQL
6 15 (8.38%) SQL Server 2014
7 12 (6.70%) Power BI
8 11 (6.15%) PostgreSQL
9 9 (5.03%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (4.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 7 (3.91%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
11 7 (3.91%) BusinessObjects
11 7 (3.91%) MongoDB
12 6 (3.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 6 (3.35%) Amazon RDS
12 6 (3.35%) Apache Cassandra
12 6 (3.35%) Hadoop
12 6 (3.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 40 (22.35%) Team Foundation Server
2 19 (10.61%) Git (software)
2 19 (10.61%) gulp
2 19 (10.61%) Jasmine
2 19 (10.61%) Karma Test Runner
3 12 (6.70%) Jenkins
4 10 (5.59%) JIRA
4 10 (5.59%) Visual Studio
5 6 (3.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 5 (2.79%) NuGet
7 4 (2.23%) Artifactory
7 4 (2.23%) Selenium
7 4 (2.23%) SonarQube
7 4 (2.23%) Sonatype Nexus
7 4 (2.23%) Vagrant
8 3 (1.68%) Zephyr
9 2 (1.12%) MSI
9 2 (1.12%) Oracle APEX
10 1 (0.56%) ERwin
10 1 (0.56%) Oracle Forms
General
1 27 (15.08%) Advertising
2 10 (5.59%) Finance
3 9 (5.03%) Retail
4 7 (3.91%) Military
5 2 (1.12%) Aerospace
5 2 (1.12%) Automotive
5 2 (1.12%) Back Office
5 2 (1.12%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 98 (54.75%) Developer
2 31 (17.32%) .NET Developer
3 26 (14.53%) Analyst
4 17 (9.50%) Applications Developer
4 17 (9.50%) Lead Developer
5 14 (7.82%) Consultant
5 14 (7.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 13 (7.26%) SQL Developer
7 11 (6.15%) Support Engineer
8 10 (5.59%) C# Developer
9 9 (5.03%) Senior Developer
10 8 (4.47%) Support Analyst
11 7 (3.91%) Applications Support
11 7 (3.91%) Applications Support Analyst
11 7 (3.91%) DevOps Engineer
11 7 (3.91%) Infrastructure Support
11 7 (3.91%) Senior C# Developer
11 7 (3.91%) Support Consultant
12 6 (3.35%) Dynamics NAV Consultant
12 6 (3.35%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (46.37%) .NET
2 64 (35.75%) ASP.NET
3 46 (25.70%) .NET Framework
3 46 (25.70%) Entity Framework
4 38 (21.23%) ASP.NET MVC
5 34 (18.99%) HTML
6 33 (18.44%) AngularJS
7 27 (15.08%) REST
8 23 (12.85%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 23 (12.85%) CSS
8 23 (12.85%) WCF
9 19 (10.61%) HTML5
9 19 (10.61%) Swagger
10 18 (10.06%) RESTful
11 17 (9.50%) ASP.NET Web API
12 15 (8.38%) Code First Entity Framework
12 15 (8.38%) Node.js
13 10 (5.59%) Apache Flex
14 9 (5.03%) jQuery
14 9 (5.03%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 16 (8.94%) Enterprise Software
2 14 (7.82%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (4.47%) Driving Licence
4 6 (3.35%) Clustering
5 5 (2.79%) Data Centre
5 5 (2.79%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.79%) SCADA
6 4 (2.23%) CESG
6 4 (2.23%) Public Cloud
7 3 (1.68%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.68%) User Experience
8 2 (1.12%) Analytical Mindset
8 2 (1.12%) Fat Client
8 2 (1.12%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (1.12%) N-Tier
8 2 (1.12%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.56%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.56%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.56%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 41 (22.91%) Windows
2 19 (10.61%) Windows Server
3 12 (6.70%) Linux
4 10 (5.59%) Windows 10
4 10 (5.59%) Windows 7
4 10 (5.59%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (4.47%) Unix
6 6 (3.35%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (3.35%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (2.79%) Windows XP
8 4 (2.23%) Android
8 4 (2.23%) CentOS
8 4 (2.23%) CoreOS
8 4 (2.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (1.68%) Apple iOS
9 3 (1.68%) Windows 8
10 2 (1.12%) AIX
10 2 (1.12%) Debian
10 2 (1.12%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (37.43%) Business Intelligence
2 59 (32.96%) MVC
3 41 (22.91%) Agile Software Development
4 40 (22.35%) ITIL
5 36 (20.11%) TDD
6 34 (18.99%) BDD
6 34 (18.99%) Continuous Integration
7 27 (15.08%) DevOps
8 19 (10.61%) Kimball Methodology
9 18 (10.06%) ETL
10 17 (9.50%) Analytics
10 17 (9.50%) TOGAF
11 16 (8.94%) Enterprise Architecture
11 16 (8.94%) Web Application Development
12 15 (8.38%) SOA
13 14 (7.82%) UML
14 11 (6.15%) Customer Requirements
14 11 (6.15%) Scrum
15 10 (5.59%) Problem Management
15 10 (5.59%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 88 (49.16%) C#
2 79 (44.13%) SQL
3 38 (21.23%) JavaScript
4 19 (10.61%) Ruby
5 16 (8.94%) T-SQL
6 15 (8.38%) Java
7 11 (6.15%) PHP
8 10 (5.59%) PL/SQL
8 10 (5.59%) Python
9 9 (5.03%) C
10 8 (4.47%) VB
11 6 (3.35%) Bash Shell
11 6 (3.35%) VB.NET
12 4 (2.23%) C++
12 4 (2.23%) PowerShell
13 2 (1.12%) VBA
14 1 (0.56%) Delphi
14 1 (0.56%) Pascal
14 1 (0.56%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.56%) VB6
Qualifications
1 37 (20.67%) Security Cleared
2 35 (19.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 31 (17.32%) SC Cleared
4 21 (11.73%) MCPD
5 9 (5.03%) Degree
6 6 (3.35%) DV Cleared
7 5 (2.79%) MCSE
8 4 (2.23%) CESG Certified Professional
9 3 (1.68%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (1.12%) CCNA
10 2 (1.12%) VCP5
10 2 (1.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.56%) Computer Science Degree
11 1 (0.56%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.68%) PCI DSS
2 3 (1.68%) QA
2 3 (1.68%) SLA
3 2 (1.12%) COBIT
3 2 (1.12%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.12%) GDPR
3 2 (1.12%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 16 (8.94%) Active Directory
2 14 (7.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (6.70%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (2.79%) HDFS
5 4 (2.23%) Docker
5 4 (2.23%) GlusterFS
5 4 (2.23%) Hyper-V
5 4 (2.23%) VirtualBox
6 2 (1.12%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 10 (5.59%) SCCM
2 8 (4.47%) Ansible
3 6 (3.35%) HP Data Protector
3 6 (3.35%) Terraform
4 5 (2.79%) Nagios
5 4 (2.23%) Endace
5 4 (2.23%) Kubernetes
5 4 (2.23%) OSSEC
5 4 (2.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 3 (1.68%) ZABBIX
7 2 (1.12%) Backup Exec
7 2 (1.12%) Galera Cluster
7 2 (1.12%) HAProxy
7 2 (1.12%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (1.12%) WSUS
8 1 (0.56%) Graylog
Vendors
1 81 (45.25%) Microsoft
2 30 (16.76%) VMware
3 23 (12.85%) Oracle
4 15 (8.38%) Cisco
4 15 (8.38%) Facebook
5 10 (5.59%) Dell
6 6 (3.35%) HP
7 4 (2.23%) Informatica
7 4 (2.23%) New Relic
7 4 (2.23%) Red Hat
7 4 (2.23%) SAP
7 4 (2.23%) Siebel
8 3 (1.68%) AlienVault
8 3 (1.68%) Tableau
9 2 (1.12%) Citrix
9 2 (1.12%) Infor
9 2 (1.12%) JD Edwards
9 2 (1.12%) Lumension
9 2 (1.12%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (1.12%) Xamarin