The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 5 7 11
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +4
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 69 74 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 39.66% 44.05% 20.72%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 74.19% 71.15% 58.97%
Number of salaries quoted 68 73 19
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
SQL Server
Manchester

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 Bolton region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
93 104 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 53.45% 61.90% 35.14%
Number of salaries quoted 83 99 35
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £27,500 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,700 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

SQL Server Salary Trend in Bolton

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Bolton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Bolton region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Bolton

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bolton 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 81 (84.38%) .NET
2 76 (79.17%) C#
3 62 (64.58%) ASP.NET
4 60 (62.50%) MVC
5 58 (60.42%) Agile Software Development
6 52 (54.17%) TDD
7 50 (52.08%) ASP.NET MVC
8 47 (48.96%) WCF
9 37 (38.54%) SQL
10 36 (37.50%) KnockoutJS
11 35 (36.46%) Web Application Development
11 35 (36.46%) Node.js
11 35 (36.46%) Domain-Driven Design
12 27 (28.13%) JavaScript
13 26 (27.08%) Streaming Music
13 26 (27.08%) Dependency Injection
13 26 (27.08%) Ninject
14 18 (18.75%) HTML
15 12 (12.50%) Project Management
15 12 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
16 11 (11.46%) AngularJS
16 11 (11.46%) Scrum
16 11 (11.46%) Web Development
17 10 (10.42%) SQL Server 2005
17 10 (10.42%) NHS
17 10 (10.42%) T-SQL
17 10 (10.42%) Web Services
18 9 (9.38%) XML
18 9 (9.38%) Oracle
18 9 (9.38%) MS Excel

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bolton 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 35 (36.46%) Node.js
2 4 (4.17%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.04%) FileNet
3 1 (1.04%) CMS
3 1 (1.04%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (9.38%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.04%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.17%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (4.17%) Amazon S3
1 4 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (4.17%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (1.04%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.38%) Internet
2 5 (5.21%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 10 (10.42%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (4.17%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.04%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.04%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (5.21%) NUnit
1 5 (5.21%) SpecFlow
2 4 (4.17%) Moq
2 4 (4.17%) ReSharper
3 2 (2.08%) Subversion
4 1 (1.04%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.04%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.04%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (1.04%) Bitbucket
General
1 5 (5.21%) Finance
2 3 (3.13%) Manufacturing
2 3 (3.13%) Retail
3 2 (2.08%) Automotive
4 1 (1.04%) Front Office
4 1 (1.04%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.04%) Billing
4 1 (1.04%) Marketing
4 1 (1.04%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 74 (77.08%) Developer
2 48 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 17 (17.71%) C# Developer
4 12 (12.50%) Software Developer
4 12 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
5 10 (10.42%) Junior
6 9 (9.38%) Senior Developer
7 7 (7.29%) Senior C# Developer
8 6 (6.25%) Support Engineer
8 6 (6.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (5.21%) AWS Developer
9 5 (5.21%) Implementation Consultant
9 5 (5.21%) Consultant
9 5 (5.21%) Analyst
10 4 (4.17%) Architect
10 4 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
10 4 (4.17%) Graduate
10 4 (4.17%) Applications Support Engineer
10 4 (4.17%) Implementation Analyst
10 4 (4.17%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (84.38%) .NET
2 62 (64.58%) ASP.NET
3 50 (52.08%) ASP.NET MVC
4 47 (48.96%) WCF
5 36 (37.50%) KnockoutJS
6 26 (27.08%) Ninject
7 18 (18.75%) HTML
8 11 (11.46%) AngularJS
9 10 (10.42%) Web Services
10 9 (9.38%) XML
10 9 (9.38%) jQuery
10 9 (9.38%) .NET Framework
10 9 (9.38%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 9 (9.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 8 (8.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 7 (7.29%) HTML5
12 7 (7.29%) CSS
13 4 (4.17%) WinForms
13 4 (4.17%) Ajax
13 4 (4.17%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 26 (27.08%) Streaming Music
2 10 (10.42%) NHS
3 5 (5.21%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.17%) Health Informatics
4 4 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (4.17%) Informatics
5 3 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.04%) Social Media
6 1 (1.04%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.33%) Windows
2 4 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (4.17%) Android
2 4 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (4.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (62.50%) MVC
2 58 (60.42%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (54.17%) TDD
4 35 (36.46%) Domain-Driven Design
4 35 (36.46%) Web Application Development
5 26 (27.08%) Dependency Injection
6 12 (12.50%) Project Management
7 11 (11.46%) Scrum
7 11 (11.46%) Web Development
8 9 (9.38%) Unit Testing
8 9 (9.38%) Software Engineering
8 9 (9.38%) BDD
8 9 (9.38%) CQRS
9 8 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (7.29%) Mentoring
10 7 (7.29%) Coaching
11 5 (5.21%) OO
11 5 (5.21%) E-Commerce
11 5 (5.21%) Project Planning
11 5 (5.21%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 76 (79.17%) C#
2 37 (38.54%) SQL
3 27 (28.13%) JavaScript
4 10 (10.42%) T-SQL
5 8 (8.33%) VB.NET
6 7 (7.29%) Java
7 4 (4.17%) VB
7 4 (4.17%) Python
7 4 (4.17%) VB6
8 2 (2.08%) VBA
9 1 (1.04%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 8 (8.33%) Degree
2 3 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.04%) SLA
1 1 (1.04%) HL7
Vendors
1 9 (9.38%) Oracle
2 7 (7.29%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.08%) SYSPRO
4 1 (1.04%) IBM
4 1 (1.04%) HP
4 1 (1.04%) Software AG
4 1 (1.04%) Informatica
4 1 (1.04%) webMethods
4 1 (1.04%) Google
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