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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 8 6 3
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 29 49 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 22.48% 32.89% 41.46%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 72.50% 59.76% 72.86%
Number of salaries quoted 29 45 49
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £26,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £57,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
40 82 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 31.01% 55.03% 56.91%
Number of salaries quoted 39 73 68
Average salary £35,000 £46,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.32% +42.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 29 December 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Bolton

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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 52 (78.79%) C#
1 52 (78.79%) .NET
2 50 (75.76%) ASP.NET
3 42 (63.64%) MVC
4 36 (54.55%) ASP.NET MVC
5 35 (53.03%) Agile Software Development
6 34 (51.52%) TDD
7 27 (40.91%) WCF
8 26 (39.39%) Domain-Driven Design
8 26 (39.39%) Web Application Development
9 23 (34.85%) KnockoutJS
9 23 (34.85%) SQL
10 22 (33.33%) HTML
10 22 (33.33%) JavaScript
10 22 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
10 22 (33.33%) Streaming Music
10 22 (33.33%) Node.js
10 22 (33.33%) Ninject
11 19 (28.79%) CSS
12 10 (15.15%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 9 (13.64%) HTML5
13 9 (13.64%) .NET Framework
13 9 (13.64%) jQuery
13 9 (13.64%) CSS3
14 8 (12.12%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 8 (12.12%) Web Development
15 7 (10.61%) NHibernate
15 7 (10.61%) Web Services
15 7 (10.61%) T-SQL
16 6 (9.09%) Software Engineering

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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 22 (33.33%) Node.js
2 5 (7.58%) IIS
3 2 (3.03%) CMS
4 1 (1.52%) Apache
4 1 (1.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (6.06%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.03%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.06%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (6.06%) Amazon S3
1 4 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (6.06%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.03%) HTTP
2 1 (1.52%) Intranet
2 1 (1.52%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.58%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (7.58%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (6.06%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (6.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.52%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.52%) MySQL
4 1 (1.52%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.52%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.52%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.52%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Subversion
1 2 (3.03%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (1.52%) NUnit
2 1 (1.52%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.52%) Bitbucket
General
1 2 (3.03%) Finance
2 1 (1.52%) Law
2 1 (1.52%) Legal
2 1 (1.52%) Billing
2 1 (1.52%) Front Office
2 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 55 (83.33%) Developer
2 40 (60.61%) .NET Developer
3 13 (19.70%) C# Developer
4 11 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 11 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 10 (15.15%) Junior
6 6 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (7.58%) Support Engineer
8 4 (6.06%) Software Developer
8 4 (6.06%) Junior Developer
8 4 (6.06%) Junior Support Engineer
9 3 (4.55%) Applications Support Engineer
9 3 (4.55%) Junior Software Developer
9 3 (4.55%) Web Developer
9 3 (4.55%) Applications Support
10 2 (3.03%) Analyst
10 2 (3.03%) Senior Developer
10 2 (3.03%) Graduate
10 2 (3.03%) Graduate Software Developer
10 2 (3.03%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (78.79%) .NET
2 50 (75.76%) ASP.NET
3 36 (54.55%) ASP.NET MVC
4 27 (40.91%) WCF
5 23 (34.85%) KnockoutJS
6 22 (33.33%) Ninject
6 22 (33.33%) HTML
7 19 (28.79%) CSS
8 10 (15.15%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 9 (13.64%) CSS3
9 9 (13.64%) .NET Framework
9 9 (13.64%) HTML5
9 9 (13.64%) jQuery
10 8 (12.12%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 7 (10.61%) Web Services
11 7 (10.61%) NHibernate
12 4 (6.06%) WinForms
12 4 (6.06%) Razor View Engine
13 3 (4.55%) XML
14 2 (3.03%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 22 (33.33%) Streaming Music
2 4 (6.06%) NHS
3 2 (3.03%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.52%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.52%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (63.64%) MVC
2 35 (53.03%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (51.52%) TDD
4 26 (39.39%) Domain-Driven Design
4 26 (39.39%) Web Application Development
5 22 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
6 8 (12.12%) Web Development
7 6 (9.09%) Software Engineering
8 4 (6.06%) Project Planning
8 4 (6.06%) BDD
8 4 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (6.06%) Project Management
8 4 (6.06%) CQRS
9 3 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (4.55%) OOP
10 2 (3.03%) Mentoring
11 1 (1.52%) Coaching
11 1 (1.52%) Analytics
11 1 (1.52%) Performance Tuning
11 1 (1.52%) Progressive Enhancement
Programming Languages
1 52 (78.79%) C#
2 23 (34.85%) SQL
3 22 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 7 (10.61%) T-SQL
5 4 (6.06%) Python
6 2 (3.03%) PHP
7 1 (1.52%) Java
7 1 (1.52%) VB
7 1 (1.52%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.52%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.52%) VB6
Qualifications
1 4 (6.06%) MCP
1 4 (6.06%) MCAD
1 4 (6.06%) MCSD
1 4 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (6.06%) MCTS
2 2 (3.03%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (4.55%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.03%) Oracle
3 1 (1.52%) Twitter
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