The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 1 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 19 22 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackpool 37.25% 56.41% 53.49%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 100.00% 100.00% 63.89%
Number of salaries quoted 13 20 21
Average salary £34,000 £26,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.30% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £22,950 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £35,150 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SQL Server
Lancashire

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 Blackpool region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Blackpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
19 22 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackpool 37.25% 56.41% 83.72%
Number of salaries quoted 13 20 31
Average salary £32,500 £26,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.64% -29.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £22,850 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £45,500 £35,450
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Blackpool

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 22 (62.86%) C#
1 22 (62.86%) .NET
2 18 (51.43%) WCF
2 18 (51.43%) SQL
3 16 (45.71%) ASP.NET
4 15 (42.86%) WPF
4 15 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (40.00%) MVC
5 14 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 12 (34.29%) E-Commerce
7 11 (31.43%) Scrum
8 9 (25.71%) Microsoft
9 8 (22.86%) MVVM
10 7 (20.00%) Web Application Development
10 7 (20.00%) XAML
10 7 (20.00%) TDD
10 7 (20.00%) Software Engineering
10 7 (20.00%) LINQ
10 7 (20.00%) Web Development
10 7 (20.00%) Degree
11 6 (17.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 6 (17.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 6 (17.14%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (17.14%) PHP
11 6 (17.14%) CSS
11 6 (17.14%) Web Services
11 6 (17.14%) HTML
11 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Power View
11 6 (17.14%) PowerPivot
11 6 (17.14%) Data Protection

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Blackpool by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 5 (14.29%) CMS
1 5 (14.29%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (17.14%) PowerPivot
2 1 (2.86%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.86%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 5 (14.29%) Magento
2 2 (5.71%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.43%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.14%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (17.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 6 (17.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 6 (17.14%) SQL Server 2008
1 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Power View
2 5 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (8.57%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (5.71%) Relational Database
4 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (5.71%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.86%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (8.57%) NUnit
1 3 (8.57%) MSTest
1 3 (8.57%) Rhino Mocks
1 3 (8.57%) Moq
General
1 4 (11.43%) Games
2 1 (2.86%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 28 (80.00%) Developer
2 20 (57.14%) .NET Developer
3 12 (34.29%) Senior Developer
4 9 (25.71%) C# Developer
4 9 (25.71%) C# .NET Developer
5 7 (20.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
5 7 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 7 (20.00%) DBA
5 7 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 7 (20.00%) SQL DBA
5 7 (20.00%) Senior C# Developer
5 7 (20.00%) Senior .NET Developer
6 6 (17.14%) SQL Server DBA
7 5 (14.29%) Web Developer
7 5 (14.29%) Senior Web Developer
7 5 (14.29%) WPF Developer
8 3 (8.57%) Administrator
9 2 (5.71%) Server Administrator
10 1 (2.86%) PHP Developer
10 1 (2.86%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (62.86%) .NET
2 18 (51.43%) WCF
3 16 (45.71%) ASP.NET
4 15 (42.86%) WPF
5 14 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (20.00%) LINQ
7 6 (17.14%) CSS
7 6 (17.14%) Web Services
7 6 (17.14%) HTML
8 3 (8.57%) Spring.NET
8 3 (8.57%) Castle Windsor
8 3 (8.57%) Ninject
8 3 (8.57%) Unity DI Container
9 1 (2.86%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 1 (2.86%) Classic ASP
9 1 (2.86%) Flash
9 1 (2.86%) WinForms
9 1 (2.86%) .NET Framework
9 1 (2.86%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.57%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (2.86%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (40.00%) MVC
3 12 (34.29%) E-Commerce
4 11 (31.43%) Scrum
5 8 (22.86%) MVVM
6 7 (20.00%) Web Application Development
6 7 (20.00%) TDD
6 7 (20.00%) Software Engineering
6 7 (20.00%) Web Development
7 6 (17.14%) Data Protection
8 5 (14.29%) Customer Segmentation
8 5 (14.29%) OO
8 5 (14.29%) SEO
9 4 (11.43%) CQRS
9 4 (11.43%) Domain-Driven Design
9 4 (11.43%) BDD
10 3 (8.57%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (8.57%) Dependency Injection
10 3 (8.57%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (8.57%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 22 (62.86%) C#
2 18 (51.43%) SQL
3 7 (20.00%) XAML
4 6 (17.14%) PHP
5 5 (14.29%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.86%) Python
6 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (25.71%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.86%) Adobe
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