The first table below looks at the demand for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Blackpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Blackpool region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 1 15 5
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -10
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 12 2 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackpool 48.00% 4.65% 29.03%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 70.59% 40.00% 72.00%
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 17
Average salary £42,500 £32,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.77% -6.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £28,950 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £36,550 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.35%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Blackpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
17 5 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackpool 68.00% 11.63% 40.32%
Number of salaries quoted 16 5 21
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +36.36%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
SQL Server
Lancashire

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Blackpool

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Blackpool

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Blackpool

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

SQL Server Salary Trend in Blackpool

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Blackpool

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Blackpool region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Blackpool

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Blackpool

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Blackpool 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 10 (66.67%) C#
1 10 (66.67%) SQL
1 10 (66.67%) .NET
1 10 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 9 (60.00%) Scrum
2 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (60.00%) WPF
2 9 (60.00%) MVVM
3 7 (46.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (46.67%) E-Commerce
4 5 (33.33%) OO
4 5 (33.33%) .NET Framework
4 5 (33.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (26.67%) Degree
5 4 (26.67%) WCF
5 4 (26.67%) LINQ
5 4 (26.67%) CMS
5 4 (26.67%) Web Development
5 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
5 4 (26.67%) CSS
5 4 (26.67%) HTML
5 4 (26.67%) MVC
5 4 (26.67%) XAML
6 3 (20.00%) SEO
6 3 (20.00%) PHP
6 3 (20.00%) WordPress
6 3 (20.00%) Magento
6 3 (20.00%) Customer Segmentation
7 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Blackpool by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Blackpool 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 4 (26.67%) CMS
2 3 (20.00%) WordPress
3 1 (6.67%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (6.67%) MS Access
3 1 (6.67%) DTS
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Developer
2 7 (46.67%) Senior Developer
3 6 (40.00%) .NET Developer
4 4 (26.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (26.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (26.67%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (26.67%) C# Developer
4 4 (26.67%) Senior C# Developer
4 4 (26.67%) Senior .NET Developer
4 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (20.00%) Lead Developer
5 3 (20.00%) Web Developer
5 3 (20.00%) Senior Web Developer
6 2 (13.33%) Lead .NET Developer
6 2 (13.33%) .NET Team Leader
6 2 (13.33%) Team Leader
6 2 (13.33%) Development Team Leader
6 2 (13.33%) SQL DBA
6 2 (13.33%) DBA
6 2 (13.33%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (66.67%) .NET
1 10 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 9 (60.00%) WPF
3 5 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 5 (33.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (26.67%) WCF
4 4 (26.67%) LINQ
4 4 (26.67%) CSS
4 4 (26.67%) HTML
5 1 (6.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Scrum
1 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (60.00%) MVVM
2 7 (46.67%) E-Commerce
3 5 (33.33%) OO
4 4 (26.67%) Web Development
4 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
4 4 (26.67%) MVC
5 3 (20.00%) SEO
5 3 (20.00%) Customer Segmentation
6 1 (6.67%) Content Management
6 1 (6.67%) System Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) C#
1 10 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (26.67%) XAML
3 3 (20.00%) PHP
4 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
5 1 (6.67%) VBA
5 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Ektron
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