The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
County Antrim / Belfast
Rank 11 12 19
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +7
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 20 15 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 10.99% 16.30% 7.69%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 45.45% 46.88% 54.55%
Number of salaries quoted 20 12 6
Median salary £36,000 £35,000 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +14.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,350 £32,050 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £38,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 Belfast region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
44 32 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 24.18% 34.78% 14.10%
Number of salaries quoted 39 19 10
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,050 £32,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

The demand trend of job ads across the Belfast region citing SQL Server as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

SQL Server Salary Trend in Belfast

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Belfast

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Belfast region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Belfast

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 Belfast region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 24 (66.67%) SQL
2 17 (47.22%) .NET
3 16 (44.44%) Oracle
4 14 (38.89%) J2EE
4 14 (38.89%) C#
4 14 (38.89%) JMS
5 13 (36.11%) PL/SQL
5 13 (36.11%) Java
5 13 (36.11%) ASP.NET
5 13 (36.11%) WebSphere
5 13 (36.11%) Data Protection
6 11 (30.56%) Web Services
7 10 (27.78%) IBM
7 10 (27.78%) Microsoft
7 10 (27.78%) Degree
8 9 (25.00%) Silverlight
8 9 (25.00%) Software Engineering
8 9 (25.00%) Windows
9 8 (22.22%) ISO 9001
9 8 (22.22%) Computer Science
10 7 (19.44%) Java EE 5
10 7 (19.44%) EJB 3.0
10 7 (19.44%) JAX-WS
10 7 (19.44%) SQL Server 2008
10 7 (19.44%) WinForms
10 7 (19.44%) JSF
10 7 (19.44%) Ajax
10 7 (19.44%) NetWeaver
10 7 (19.44%) Configuration Management
10 7 (19.44%) EJB

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast 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 13 (36.11%) WebSphere
2 7 (19.44%) NetWeaver
2 7 (19.44%) WebSphere Application Server
3 6 (16.67%) JBoss
3 6 (16.67%) Tomcat
4 3 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (8.33%) MS Exchange
5 2 (5.56%) CMS
5 2 (5.56%) Confluence
5 2 (5.56%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.78%) Kentico
6 1 (2.78%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.33%) Office 365
2 2 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (19.44%) Relational Database
1 7 (19.44%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (16.67%) RDBMS
3 5 (13.89%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (2.78%) MySQL
6 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (19.44%) PVCS
2 2 (5.56%) JIRA
General
1 2 (5.56%) Marketing
1 2 (5.56%) Retail
2 1 (2.78%) Banking
2 1 (2.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (72.22%) Developer
2 13 (36.11%) Java Developer
3 10 (27.78%) Software Developer
4 9 (25.00%) Senior Developer
4 9 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 8 (22.22%) .NET Developer
6 5 (13.89%) .NET Software Developer
7 3 (8.33%) C# Developer
7 3 (8.33%) Team Leader
8 2 (5.56%) C# Software Developer
8 2 (5.56%) J2EE Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Lead C# Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Lead Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Lead Software Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Senior J2EE Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Software Team Leader
8 2 (5.56%) SQL Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (47.22%) .NET
2 14 (38.89%) J2EE
2 14 (38.89%) JMS
3 13 (36.11%) ASP.NET
4 11 (30.56%) Web Services
5 9 (25.00%) Silverlight
6 7 (19.44%) Ajax
6 7 (19.44%) EJB
6 7 (19.44%) EJB 3.0
6 7 (19.44%) Java EE 5
6 7 (19.44%) JAX-WS
6 7 (19.44%) JDBC
6 7 (19.44%) JSF
6 7 (19.44%) JSP
6 7 (19.44%) WinForms
7 6 (16.67%) Java EE
7 6 (16.67%) SOAP
8 5 (13.89%) XML
9 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (8.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 6 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (16.67%) Smart Energy
3 3 (8.33%) Replication
4 1 (2.78%) Clustering
4 1 (2.78%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.78%) iPhone
4 1 (2.78%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (2.78%) User Experience
4 1 (2.78%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.00%) Windows
2 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (36.11%) Data Protection
2 9 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 7 (19.44%) Configuration Management
3 7 (19.44%) Mentoring
4 6 (16.67%) Asset Management
4 6 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (16.67%) EAM
5 4 (11.11%) Process Management
5 4 (11.11%) Web Development
6 3 (8.33%) MVC
6 3 (8.33%) Presales
7 2 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (5.56%) Service Delivery
7 2 (5.56%) Supply Chain Management
8 1 (2.78%) Content Management
8 1 (2.78%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (2.78%) Dimensional Modelling
8 1 (2.78%) Predictive Analytics
8 1 (2.78%) Systems Analysis
8 1 (2.78%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 24 (66.67%) SQL
2 14 (38.89%) C#
3 13 (36.11%) Java
3 13 (36.11%) PL/SQL
4 6 (16.67%) Scala
5 3 (8.33%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.78%) C++
6 1 (2.78%) Objective-C
6 1 (2.78%) Perl
6 1 (2.78%) PHP
6 1 (2.78%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.78%) VB
6 1 (2.78%) VB6
Qualifications
1 10 (27.78%) Degree
2 3 (8.33%) MCSA
2 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (22.22%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.78%) HL7
2 1 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 3 (8.33%) Hyper-V
1 3 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (8.33%) XenApp
1 3 (8.33%) XenDesktop
1 3 (8.33%) XenServer
Vendors
1 16 (44.44%) Oracle
2 10 (27.78%) IBM
2 10 (27.78%) Microsoft
3 7 (19.44%) SAP
4 3 (8.33%) Cisco
4 3 (8.33%) Citrix
4 3 (8.33%) Forcepoint
4 3 (8.33%) Sophos
4 3 (8.33%) Veeam
4 3 (8.33%) VMware
5 1 (2.78%) Adobe
5 1 (2.78%) Apple
5 1 (2.78%) EPiServer
5 1 (2.78%) HP
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