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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 6 3 5
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 41 61 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 27.70% 42.36% 32.79%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 65.08% 69.32% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 41 59 38
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +20.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £26,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £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
63 88 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 42.57% 61.11% 49.18%
Number of salaries quoted 58 85 58
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £23,875
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 January 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Bolton

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 53 (79.10%) .NET
2 51 (76.12%) C#
3 48 (71.64%) ASP.NET
4 43 (64.18%) MVC
5 40 (59.70%) Agile Software Development
6 37 (55.22%) ASP.NET MVC
7 35 (52.24%) TDD
8 33 (49.25%) WCF
9 27 (40.30%) Domain-Driven Design
9 27 (40.30%) Node.js
9 27 (40.30%) KnockoutJS
9 27 (40.30%) Web Application Development
10 25 (37.31%) Ninject
10 25 (37.31%) Dependency Injection
10 25 (37.31%) Streaming Music
11 24 (35.82%) SQL
12 20 (29.85%) JavaScript
13 18 (26.87%) HTML
14 11 (16.42%) CSS
15 8 (11.94%) SQL Server 2008
15 8 (11.94%) T-SQL
16 7 (10.45%) HTML5
17 6 (8.96%) Web Services
17 6 (8.96%) SQL Server 2005
17 6 (8.96%) Software Engineering
17 6 (8.96%) Web Development
18 5 (7.46%) jQuery
18 5 (7.46%) Java
18 5 (7.46%) CSS3
18 5 (7.46%) ASP.NET MVC 4

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 27 (40.30%) Node.js
2 4 (5.97%) IIS
3 2 (2.99%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.49%) FileNet
4 1 (1.49%) CMS
4 1 (1.49%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (2.99%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.49%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.97%) Amazon SQS
1 4 (5.97%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (5.97%) Amazon S3
1 4 (5.97%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.99%) HTTP
1 2 (2.99%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.94%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (8.96%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (2.99%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (2.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.49%) MySQL
4 1 (1.49%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.49%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.49%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (5.97%) NUnit
2 3 (4.48%) ReSharper
2 3 (4.48%) Moq
2 3 (4.48%) SpecFlow
3 2 (2.99%) Subversion
4 1 (1.49%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.49%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.49%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (1.49%) Bitbucket
General
1 3 (4.48%) Retail
2 2 (2.99%) Finance
2 2 (2.99%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.49%) Billing
3 1 (1.49%) Advertising
3 1 (1.49%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.49%) Automotive
3 1 (1.49%) Law
3 1 (1.49%) Legal
3 1 (1.49%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 54 (80.60%) Developer
2 35 (52.24%) .NET Developer
3 10 (14.93%) Junior
3 10 (14.93%) C# Developer
4 7 (10.45%) Software Developer
5 6 (8.96%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (8.96%) Senior Developer
5 6 (8.96%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (7.46%) Support Engineer
7 4 (5.97%) Junior Support Engineer
7 4 (5.97%) Junior Developer
7 4 (5.97%) Senior C# Developer
8 3 (4.48%) Junior Software Developer
8 3 (4.48%) Applications Support Engineer
8 3 (4.48%) Applications Support
9 2 (2.99%) Analyst
9 2 (2.99%) Web Developer
9 2 (2.99%) Graduate
9 2 (2.99%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 2 (2.99%) Implementation Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (79.10%) .NET
2 48 (71.64%) ASP.NET
3 37 (55.22%) ASP.NET MVC
4 33 (49.25%) WCF
5 27 (40.30%) KnockoutJS
6 25 (37.31%) Ninject
7 18 (26.87%) HTML
8 11 (16.42%) CSS
9 7 (10.45%) HTML5
10 6 (8.96%) Web Services
11 5 (7.46%) jQuery
11 5 (7.46%) CSS3
11 5 (7.46%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 4 (5.97%) XML
12 4 (5.97%) .NET Framework
12 4 (5.97%) WinForms
13 3 (4.48%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 2 (2.99%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 2 (2.99%) AngularJS
14 2 (2.99%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 25 (37.31%) Streaming Music
2 4 (5.97%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.97%) NHS
3 3 (4.48%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.49%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.48%) Windows
2 2 (2.99%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (2.99%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (64.18%) MVC
2 40 (59.70%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (52.24%) TDD
4 27 (40.30%) Domain-Driven Design
4 27 (40.30%) Web Application Development
5 25 (37.31%) Dependency Injection
6 6 (8.96%) Software Engineering
6 6 (8.96%) Web Development
7 4 (5.97%) Project Management
7 4 (5.97%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (5.97%) Project Planning
7 4 (5.97%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (5.97%) Scrum
8 3 (4.48%) Logistics
8 3 (4.48%) Unit Testing
8 3 (4.48%) E-Commerce
8 3 (4.48%) Mentoring
8 3 (4.48%) Coaching
9 2 (2.99%) CQRS
9 2 (2.99%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 51 (76.12%) C#
2 24 (35.82%) SQL
3 20 (29.85%) JavaScript
4 8 (11.94%) T-SQL
5 5 (7.46%) Java
6 4 (5.97%) Python
7 3 (4.48%) VB.NET
8 2 (2.99%) VB
8 2 (2.99%) PHP
8 2 (2.99%) VB6
9 1 (1.49%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (4.48%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (5.97%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.48%) Oracle
3 1 (1.49%) webMethods
3 1 (1.49%) HP
3 1 (1.49%) Software AG
3 1 (1.49%) Informatica
3 1 (1.49%) IBM
3 1 (1.49%) SYSPRO
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