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 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
County Antrim / Belfast
Rank 10 3 8
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +5
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 27 33 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 11.84% 31.13% 14.55%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 39.71% 70.21% 47.06%
Number of salaries quoted 27 17 8
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £28,000 £28,950
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £40,000 £38,300
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
68 47 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 29.82% 44.34% 30.91%
Number of salaries quoted 63 27 14
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +33.33%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 27 February 2017.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Belfast

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 26 (63.41%) SQL
2 23 (56.10%) .NET
3 21 (51.22%) C#
4 17 (41.46%) Oracle
4 17 (41.46%) Microsoft
5 14 (34.15%) PL/SQL
5 14 (34.15%) Java
5 14 (34.15%) ASP.NET
5 14 (34.15%) Silverlight
5 14 (34.15%) Data Protection
6 13 (31.71%) WebSphere
6 13 (31.71%) J2EE
6 13 (31.71%) JMS
7 11 (26.83%) IBM
8 10 (24.39%) Degree
9 9 (21.95%) JavaScript
9 9 (21.95%) Web Services
9 9 (21.95%) Windows
9 9 (21.95%) Software Engineering
10 8 (19.51%) WPF
10 8 (19.51%) HTML
10 8 (19.51%) ISO 9001
10 8 (19.51%) SQL Server 2008
11 7 (17.07%) AngularJS
11 7 (17.07%) Relational Database
11 7 (17.07%) Mentoring
11 7 (17.07%) Smart Energy
11 7 (17.07%) NetWeaver
11 7 (17.07%) EAM
11 7 (17.07%) Configuration Management

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 (31.71%) WebSphere
2 7 (17.07%) NetWeaver
2 7 (17.07%) WebSphere Application Server
3 6 (14.63%) JBoss
3 6 (14.63%) Tomcat
4 4 (9.76%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (9.76%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (9.76%) MS Exchange
5 2 (4.88%) CMS
5 2 (4.88%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.44%) EPiServer
6 1 (2.44%) Kentico
6 1 (2.44%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (12.20%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.76%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (19.51%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (17.07%) Relational Database
3 6 (14.63%) RDBMS
4 4 (9.76%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.44%) MySQL
5 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.44%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 7 (17.07%) PVCS
2 2 (4.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (4.88%) Marketing
2 1 (2.44%) Banking
2 1 (2.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 34 (82.93%) Developer
2 13 (31.71%) Java Developer
3 11 (26.83%) .NET Developer
4 10 (24.39%) Senior Developer
4 10 (24.39%) Software Developer
5 9 (21.95%) Senior Java Developer
6 5 (12.20%) .NET Software Developer
6 5 (12.20%) Applications Developer
6 5 (12.20%) C# Developer
6 5 (12.20%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 5 (12.20%) Mobile Developer
6 5 (12.20%) Xamarin Developer
7 4 (9.76%) Team Leader
8 3 (7.32%) C# Software Developer
8 3 (7.32%) Lead C# Developer
8 3 (7.32%) Lead Developer
8 3 (7.32%) Lead Software Developer
8 3 (7.32%) Software Team Leader
8 3 (7.32%) Support Engineer
9 2 (4.88%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (56.10%) .NET
2 14 (34.15%) ASP.NET
2 14 (34.15%) Silverlight
3 13 (31.71%) J2EE
3 13 (31.71%) JMS
4 9 (21.95%) Web Services
5 8 (19.51%) HTML
5 8 (19.51%) WPF
6 7 (17.07%) .NET Framework
6 7 (17.07%) Ajax
6 7 (17.07%) AngularJS
6 7 (17.07%) CSS
6 7 (17.07%) EJB
6 7 (17.07%) EJB 3.0
6 7 (17.07%) Java EE 5
6 7 (17.07%) JAX-WS
6 7 (17.07%) JDBC
6 7 (17.07%) JSF
6 7 (17.07%) JSP
7 6 (14.63%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.07%) Computer Science
1 7 (17.07%) Smart Energy
2 6 (14.63%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (12.20%) Mobile App
4 4 (9.76%) Replication
5 1 (2.44%) Digital Media
5 1 (2.44%) iPhone
5 1 (2.44%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (2.44%) Tandem
5 1 (2.44%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (21.95%) Windows
2 5 (12.20%) Android
2 5 (12.20%) Apple iOS
3 4 (9.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (9.76%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.44%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (34.15%) Data Protection
2 9 (21.95%) Software Engineering
3 7 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (17.07%) Asset Management
3 7 (17.07%) Configuration Management
3 7 (17.07%) EAM
3 7 (17.07%) Mentoring
4 6 (14.63%) MVC
5 5 (12.20%) Android Development
5 5 (12.20%) iOS Development
5 5 (12.20%) Mobile Development
5 5 (12.20%) Process Management
6 4 (9.76%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (7.32%) Web Development
8 2 (4.88%) CRM
8 2 (4.88%) Presales
8 2 (4.88%) Service Delivery
8 2 (4.88%) Web Application Development
9 1 (2.44%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (2.44%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 26 (63.41%) SQL
2 21 (51.22%) C#
3 14 (34.15%) Java
3 14 (34.15%) PL/SQL
4 9 (21.95%) JavaScript
5 6 (14.63%) Scala
6 2 (4.88%) T-SQL
6 2 (4.88%) VB
6 2 (4.88%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.44%) C++
7 1 (2.44%) Objective-C
7 1 (2.44%) Perl
7 1 (2.44%) PHP
7 1 (2.44%) VB6
Qualifications
1 10 (24.39%) Degree
2 4 (9.76%) MCSA
2 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (19.51%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.44%) QA
System Software
1 4 (9.76%) Hyper-V
1 4 (9.76%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (9.76%) XenApp
1 4 (9.76%) XenDesktop
1 4 (9.76%) XenServer
Vendors
1 17 (41.46%) Microsoft
1 17 (41.46%) Oracle
2 11 (26.83%) IBM
3 7 (17.07%) SAP
4 5 (12.20%) Xamarin
5 4 (9.76%) Cisco
5 4 (9.76%) Citrix
5 4 (9.76%) Forcepoint
5 4 (9.76%) Sophos
5 4 (9.76%) Veeam
5 4 (9.76%) VMware
6 1 (2.44%) Adobe
6 1 (2.44%) Apple
6 1 (2.44%) HP
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