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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Manchester / Bolton
Rank 5 5 5
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 43 13 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 30.07% 18.06% 35.88%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 72.88% 56.52% 74.39%
Number of salaries quoted 41 12 61
Median salary £42,500 £35,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.71% -11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,750 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
59 23 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 41.26% 31.94% 48.24%
Number of salaries quoted 55 22 75
Median salary £37,500 £31,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% -25.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 20 February 2017.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Bolton

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 58 (74.36%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (71.79%) C#
2 56 (71.79%) .NET
3 42 (53.85%) ASP.NET
4 40 (51.28%) MVC
5 37 (47.44%) TDD
6 36 (46.15%) ASP.NET MVC
7 30 (38.46%) SQL Server 2014
8 27 (34.62%) WCF
9 26 (33.33%) OO
10 25 (32.05%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 22 (28.21%) BDD
11 22 (28.21%) CQRS
11 22 (28.21%) Web Application Development
11 22 (28.21%) Games
11 22 (28.21%) Internet
11 22 (28.21%) Domain-Driven Design
12 21 (26.92%) SQL
13 17 (21.79%) Microsoft
14 16 (20.51%) Windows
15 15 (19.23%) JavaScript
15 15 (19.23%) Kanban
16 14 (17.95%) HTML
16 14 (17.95%) CSS
17 12 (15.38%) WinForms
17 12 (15.38%) Web Development
17 12 (15.38%) MS Excel
18 11 (14.10%) E-Commerce
18 11 (14.10%) Windows Server
19 10 (12.82%) AngularJS

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 5 (6.41%) SharePoint
1 5 (6.41%) SharePoint 2013
2 4 (5.13%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.56%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.28%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.28%) IIS
4 1 (1.28%) NServiceBus
4 1 (1.28%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.28%) WordPress
Applications
1 12 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.28%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) OpenText MBPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (5.13%) Office 365
3 3 (3.85%) IaaS
3 3 (3.85%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (28.21%) Internet
2 7 (8.97%) SMS
3 1 (1.28%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (38.46%) SQL Server 2014
2 7 (8.97%) MongoDB
2 7 (8.97%) Redis
3 6 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (6.41%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (6.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (5.13%) MySQL
6 3 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (3.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 3 (3.85%) SQL Server 2016
6 3 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (2.56%) Big Data
7 2 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.28%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (1.28%) Data Mining
8 1 (1.28%) MS Access
8 1 (1.28%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 7 (8.97%) Mercurial
1 7 (8.97%) NUnit
2 5 (6.41%) Moq
2 5 (6.41%) MSTest
2 5 (6.41%) Rhino Mocks
2 5 (6.41%) Visual Studio
3 4 (5.13%) Git (software)
3 4 (5.13%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (3.85%) Visual Studio Team System
5 2 (2.56%) Ant
5 2 (2.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (2.56%) Gradle
5 2 (2.56%) Maven
5 2 (2.56%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (2.56%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.28%) JIRA
General
1 22 (28.21%) Games
2 3 (3.85%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (2.56%) Automotive
3 2 (2.56%) Back Office
3 2 (2.56%) Finance
4 1 (1.28%) Law
4 1 (1.28%) Legal
Job Titles
1 54 (69.23%) Developer
2 42 (53.85%) .NET Developer
3 13 (16.67%) C# Developer
4 11 (14.10%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (11.54%) Administrator
6 8 (10.26%) Senior Developer
7 7 (8.97%) Senior C# Developer
8 6 (7.69%) .NET Web Developer
8 6 (7.69%) Angular Developer
8 6 (7.69%) C# Web Developer
8 6 (7.69%) SQL Developer
8 6 (7.69%) Web Developer
9 5 (6.41%) ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (6.41%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 5 (6.41%) DBA
9 5 (6.41%) Senior .NET Developer
9 5 (6.41%) Senior .NET Web Developer
9 5 (6.41%) Senior C# .NET Developer
9 5 (6.41%) Senior Web Developer
9 5 (6.41%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (71.79%) .NET
2 42 (53.85%) ASP.NET
3 36 (46.15%) ASP.NET MVC
4 27 (34.62%) WCF
5 25 (32.05%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 14 (17.95%) CSS
6 14 (17.95%) HTML
7 12 (15.38%) WinForms
8 10 (12.82%) AngularJS
8 10 (12.82%) HTML5
8 10 (12.82%) jQuery
8 10 (12.82%) WPF
9 8 (10.26%) CSS3
9 8 (10.26%) Web Services
10 7 (8.97%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 7 (8.97%) RabbitMQ
11 6 (7.69%) .NET Framework
11 6 (7.69%) Entity Framework
12 5 (6.41%) Castle Windsor
12 5 (6.41%) Spring.NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.54%) iPad
2 8 (10.26%) Tandem
3 7 (8.97%) Social Media
4 5 (6.41%) Management Information System
5 4 (5.13%) Computer Science
6 3 (3.85%) NHS
7 2 (2.56%) Clustering
8 1 (1.28%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 16 (20.51%) Windows
2 11 (14.10%) Windows Server
3 5 (6.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (6.41%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (74.36%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (51.28%) MVC
3 37 (47.44%) TDD
4 26 (33.33%) OO
5 22 (28.21%) BDD
5 22 (28.21%) CQRS
5 22 (28.21%) Domain-Driven Design
5 22 (28.21%) Web Application Development
6 15 (19.23%) Kanban
7 12 (15.38%) Web Development
8 11 (14.10%) E-Commerce
9 8 (10.26%) OOP
9 8 (10.26%) Scrum
9 8 (10.26%) SOLID
10 7 (8.97%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (8.97%) SDLC
10 7 (8.97%) Software Engineering
11 5 (6.41%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (6.41%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (6.41%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 56 (71.79%) C#
2 21 (26.92%) SQL
3 15 (19.23%) JavaScript
4 9 (11.54%) PowerShell
4 9 (11.54%) T-SQL
5 6 (7.69%) VB.NET
6 4 (5.13%) Java
7 2 (2.56%) PHP
7 2 (2.56%) VBA
8 1 (1.28%) VB
8 1 (1.28%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (7.69%) Degree
2 5 (6.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (5.13%) MCITP
3 4 (5.13%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (1.28%) SQL Sentry
Vendors
1 17 (21.79%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.97%) Facebook
3 2 (2.56%) AppDynamics
3 2 (2.56%) New Relic
3 2 (2.56%) Oracle
3 2 (2.56%) ServiceNow
4 1 (1.28%) Guidewire
4 1 (1.28%) Xamarin
Bolton, Lancashire
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
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Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
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