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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 2 1 5
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 59 66 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 38.56% 54.10% 35.29%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 77.63% 89.19% 90.00%
Number of salaries quoted 57 60 50
Median salary £35,000 £39,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.25% +7.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £28,450 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
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
76 74 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 49.67% 60.66% 39.22%
Number of salaries quoted 68 67 56
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £44,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

The demand trend of job ads across the Bolton 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 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 29 July 2016.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Bolton

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, 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 Bolton region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 44 (60.27%) SQL
1 44 (60.27%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (56.16%) C#
3 34 (46.58%) .NET
4 32 (43.84%) T-SQL
5 24 (32.88%) OO
6 22 (30.14%) MVC
7 21 (28.77%) MS Excel
8 20 (27.40%) NHibernate
9 18 (24.66%) Microsoft
9 18 (24.66%) ASP.NET
10 16 (21.92%) ASP.NET MVC
11 15 (20.55%) Windows
11 15 (20.55%) Windows Server
11 15 (20.55%) Relational Database
12 14 (19.18%) Windows Server 2012
12 14 (19.18%) User Stories
13 13 (17.81%) SharePoint
13 13 (17.81%) SQL Server 2008
13 13 (17.81%) Windows Server 2008
14 12 (16.44%) TDD
15 11 (15.07%) SharePoint 2013
15 11 (15.07%) SQL Server 2014
15 11 (15.07%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 10 (13.70%) PowerShell
17 9 (12.33%) BDD
17 9 (12.33%) Office 365
17 9 (12.33%) CQRS
17 9 (12.33%) Web Application Development
17 9 (12.33%) Domain-Driven Design

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton 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 (17.81%) SharePoint
2 11 (15.07%) SharePoint 2013
3 5 (6.85%) WebSphere
4 4 (5.48%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (5.48%) WebLogic
Applications
1 21 (28.77%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.37%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 9 (12.33%) Office 365
2 3 (4.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.33%) Internet
2 1 (1.37%) Intranet
2 1 (1.37%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (20.55%) Relational Database
2 13 (17.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (15.07%) SQL Server 2014
4 8 (10.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (9.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (6.85%) Electronic Patient Records
6 5 (6.85%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (2.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.37%) Big Data
8 1 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.37%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.37%) MySQL
8 1 (1.37%) OLAP
8 1 (1.37%) OLAP Cube
8 1 (1.37%) Power BI
8 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.37%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.37%) Subversion
1 1 (1.37%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (12.33%) Games
2 7 (9.59%) Finance
3 5 (6.85%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.37%) Law
4 1 (1.37%) Legal
4 1 (1.37%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 52 (71.23%) Developer
2 31 (42.47%) .NET Developer
3 28 (38.36%) C# Developer
4 21 (28.77%) C# .NET Developer
4 21 (28.77%) SQL Developer
5 16 (21.92%) Software Developer
6 12 (16.44%) .NET Software Developer
6 12 (16.44%) C# Software Developer
7 11 (15.07%) Administrator
8 10 (13.70%) SharePoint Administrator
9 6 (8.22%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 6 (8.22%) Junior
9 6 (8.22%) Junior Developer
10 5 (6.85%) Analyst
10 5 (6.85%) ASP.NET Developer
10 5 (6.85%) Business Developer
10 5 (6.85%) Junior C# Developer
10 5 (6.85%) Support Analyst
11 4 (5.48%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 4 (5.48%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (46.58%) .NET
2 20 (27.40%) NHibernate
3 18 (24.66%) ASP.NET
4 16 (21.92%) ASP.NET MVC
5 11 (15.07%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 9 (12.33%) HTML
6 9 (12.33%) WCF
7 8 (10.96%) CSS
8 7 (9.59%) HTML5
9 6 (8.22%) .NET Framework
9 6 (8.22%) CSS3
9 6 (8.22%) Web Services
10 5 (6.85%) Entity Framework
10 5 (6.85%) JMS
10 5 (6.85%) SOAP
10 5 (6.85%) XML
11 4 (5.48%) Java SE
12 3 (4.11%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 3 (4.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 2 (2.74%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.22%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.48%) iPad
3 1 (1.37%) Clustering
3 1 (1.37%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.37%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.37%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.37%) Replication
3 1 (1.37%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 15 (20.55%) Windows
1 15 (20.55%) Windows Server
2 14 (19.18%) Windows Server 2012
3 13 (17.81%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.37%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (60.27%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (32.88%) OO
3 22 (30.14%) MVC
4 14 (19.18%) User Stories
5 12 (16.44%) TDD
6 9 (12.33%) BDD
6 9 (12.33%) CQRS
6 9 (12.33%) Domain-Driven Design
6 9 (12.33%) Web Application Development
7 6 (8.22%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (8.22%) Web Development
8 5 (6.85%) ITIL
8 5 (6.85%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (6.85%) SDLC
8 5 (6.85%) SOA
8 5 (6.85%) Unit Testing
9 4 (5.48%) Mentoring
10 3 (4.11%) Coaching
10 3 (4.11%) OOP
11 2 (2.74%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 44 (60.27%) SQL
2 41 (56.16%) C#
3 32 (43.84%) T-SQL
4 10 (13.70%) PowerShell
5 9 (12.33%) JavaScript
6 5 (6.85%) Java
7 2 (2.74%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.37%) PHP
8 1 (1.37%) Tcl
8 1 (1.37%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (2.74%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (2.74%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.74%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (24.66%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.85%) IBM
2 5 (6.85%) MuleSoft
3 4 (5.48%) Software AG
3 4 (5.48%) TIBCO
3 4 (5.48%) webMethods
4 1 (1.37%) Tableau
4 1 (1.37%) VMware
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