The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Basildon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 7 5 3
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 16 25 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 17.78% 21.37% 43.92%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 100.00% 59.52% 80.25%
Number of salaries quoted 11 21 50
Average salary £30,500 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.75% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £40,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
SQL Server
Essex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the Basildon region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Basildon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
16 42 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 17.78% 35.90% 54.73%
Number of salaries quoted 11 37 62
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Basildon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Basildon

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

SQL Server Salary Trend in Basildon

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Basildon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Basildon region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Basildon

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Basildon region citing SQL Server also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server.

1 16 (53.33%) SQL
2 15 (50.00%) Windows
3 12 (40.00%) .NET
3 12 (40.00%) Finance
4 11 (36.67%) Microsoft
4 11 (36.67%) MS Excel
5 9 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (26.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (26.67%) ASP.NET
6 8 (26.67%) C#
7 7 (23.33%) MVC
7 7 (23.33%) T-SQL
7 7 (23.33%) ETL
8 6 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (20.00%) TDD
8 6 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (20.00%) Twitter
9 5 (16.67%) Web Application Development
9 5 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (16.67%) Facebook
9 5 (16.67%) MVVM
9 5 (16.67%) Rhino Mocks
9 5 (16.67%) Moq
9 5 (16.67%) Castle Windsor
9 5 (16.67%) Ninject
9 5 (16.67%) Dependency Injection
9 5 (16.67%) Inversion of Control

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Basildon region citing SQL Server also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (16.67%) IIS
2 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (36.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (3.33%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (3.33%) Sage 200
1 1 (3.33%) Sage 50
1 1 (3.33%) Sage 300 ERP
1 1 (3.33%) Sage CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) VPN
2 1 (3.33%) DNS
2 1 (3.33%) Firewall
2 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (26.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2000
5 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (3.33%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 5 (16.67%) NUnit
1 5 (16.67%) MSTest
1 5 (16.67%) Rhino Mocks
1 5 (16.67%) Moq
2 3 (10.00%) Subversion
2 3 (10.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (10.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
General
1 12 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Marketing
2 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (53.33%) Developer
2 8 (26.67%) Analyst
3 5 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 5 (16.67%) .NET Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Applications Support Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) Applications Support
4 4 (13.33%) Administrator
5 3 (10.00%) DBA
5 3 (10.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 3 (10.00%) SQL Developer
5 3 (10.00%) SQL DBA
5 3 (10.00%) Deployment Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Server Administrator
6 2 (6.67%) Senior SQL DBA
6 2 (6.67%) C# Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Senior DBA
7 1 (3.33%) Senior SQL Server DBA
7 1 (3.33%) SQL Server DBA
7 1 (3.33%) Access Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Help Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (40.00%) .NET
2 8 (26.67%) ASP.NET
3 6 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (16.67%) Unity DI Container
4 5 (16.67%) Castle Windsor
4 5 (16.67%) Ninject
4 5 (16.67%) XML
4 5 (16.67%) WinForms
4 5 (16.67%) WPF
4 5 (16.67%) Spring.NET
5 4 (13.33%) HTML
5 4 (13.33%) CSS
6 3 (10.00%) SOAP
6 3 (10.00%) Ajax
6 3 (10.00%) jQuery
6 3 (10.00%) .NET Framework
6 3 (10.00%) MDX
7 2 (6.67%) JSON
7 2 (6.67%) Web Services
8 1 (3.33%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Social Network
1 5 (16.67%) Inversion of Control
1 5 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (10.00%) Replication
2 3 (10.00%) Clustering
3 1 (3.33%) Open Source
3 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (23.33%) ETL
1 7 (23.33%) MVC
2 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (20.00%) TDD
3 5 (16.67%) Scrum
3 5 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (16.67%) Kanban
3 5 (16.67%) Dependency Injection
3 5 (16.67%) MVVM
3 5 (16.67%) Web Application Development
4 4 (13.33%) Business Analysis
4 4 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (10.00%) Service Delivery
5 3 (10.00%) Change Management
5 3 (10.00%) ITIL
5 3 (10.00%) Release Management
5 3 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (10.00%) Kimball Methodology
5 3 (10.00%) High Availability
5 3 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 16 (53.33%) SQL
2 8 (26.67%) C#
3 7 (23.33%) T-SQL
4 4 (13.33%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.67%) VB.NET
5 2 (6.67%) VBA
6 1 (3.33%) Python
6 1 (3.33%) Ruby
6 1 (3.33%) PHP
6 1 (3.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (10.00%) MCSA
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.33%) Terminal Server
1 1 (3.33%) Terminal Services
1 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 11 (36.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (20.00%) Twitter
3 5 (16.67%) Facebook
4 3 (10.00%) MKS
5 2 (6.67%) VMware
6 1 (3.33%) Telerik
6 1 (3.33%) Red Gate
6 1 (3.33%) Cisco
6 1 (3.33%) HP
6 1 (3.33%) Sage