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 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 5 1 6
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +5
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 28 65 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 28.87% 50.39% 44.31%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 62.22% 82.28% 87.06%
Number of salaries quoted 28 63 74
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £25,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £47,000 £51,200
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
45 79 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 46.39% 61.24% 50.90%
Number of salaries quoted 37 73 83
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £30,800
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £51,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 30 May 2016.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Bolton

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 31 (73.81%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (61.90%) SQL
3 20 (47.62%) T-SQL
3 20 (47.62%) C#
3 20 (47.62%) .NET
4 13 (30.95%) NHibernate
5 11 (26.19%) OO
5 11 (26.19%) MS Excel
5 11 (26.19%) Relational Database
6 10 (23.81%) User Stories
7 9 (21.43%) ASP.NET
7 9 (21.43%) MVC
7 9 (21.43%) Finance
8 8 (19.05%) Web Services
8 8 (19.05%) SDLC
9 7 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (16.67%) WebSphere
9 7 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (16.67%) Windows
9 7 (16.67%) SharePoint
9 7 (16.67%) Microsoft
9 7 (16.67%) SOAP
9 7 (16.67%) HTML
9 7 (16.67%) Java
9 7 (16.67%) JavaScript
9 7 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 7 (16.67%) Windows Server
10 6 (14.29%) MuleSoft
10 6 (14.29%) TDD
10 6 (14.29%) webMethods

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 7 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 7 (16.67%) WebSphere
2 6 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (14.29%) WebLogic
3 5 (11.90%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.38%) Node.js
Applications
1 11 (26.19%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.76%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (14.29%) Office 365
2 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (26.19%) Relational Database
2 7 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (11.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (9.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (7.14%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (4.76%) QlikView
8 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (2.38%) Electronic Patient Records
8 1 (2.38%) MongoDB
8 1 (2.38%) OLAP
8 1 (2.38%) OLAP Cube
8 1 (2.38%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 2 (4.76%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.38%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.38%) Subversion
General
1 9 (21.43%) Finance
2 2 (4.76%) Legal
3 1 (2.38%) Games
3 1 (2.38%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 33 (78.57%) Developer
2 18 (42.86%) .NET Developer
3 16 (38.10%) C# Developer
4 14 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 13 (30.95%) Software Developer
5 13 (30.95%) SQL Developer
6 8 (19.05%) .NET Software Developer
6 8 (19.05%) C# Software Developer
7 6 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 5 (11.90%) Administrator
8 5 (11.90%) Business Developer
9 4 (9.52%) SharePoint Administrator
10 3 (7.14%) Analyst
10 3 (7.14%) ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 2 (4.76%) Developer Analyst
11 2 (4.76%) Junior
11 2 (4.76%) Junior .NET Developer
11 2 (4.76%) Junior C# Developer
11 2 (4.76%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (47.62%) .NET
2 13 (30.95%) NHibernate
3 9 (21.43%) ASP.NET
4 8 (19.05%) Web Services
5 7 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (16.67%) HTML
5 7 (16.67%) SOAP
6 6 (14.29%) CSS
6 6 (14.29%) JMS
6 6 (14.29%) XML
7 5 (11.90%) .NET Framework
7 5 (11.90%) Java SE
8 4 (9.52%) CSS3
8 4 (9.52%) Entity Framework
8 4 (9.52%) HTML5
9 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (4.76%) jQuery
9 2 (4.76%) KnockoutJS
9 2 (4.76%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.38%) iPad
2 1 (2.38%) Streaming Music
2 1 (2.38%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 7 (16.67%) Windows
1 7 (16.67%) Windows Server
1 7 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (73.81%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (26.19%) OO
3 10 (23.81%) User Stories
4 9 (21.43%) MVC
5 8 (19.05%) SDLC
6 6 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (14.29%) SOA
6 6 (14.29%) TDD
6 6 (14.29%) Unit Testing
7 5 (11.90%) Web Development
8 2 (4.76%) BDD
8 2 (4.76%) Coaching
8 2 (4.76%) Domain-Driven Design
8 2 (4.76%) Mentoring
8 2 (4.76%) OOP
8 2 (4.76%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (4.76%) Web Application Development
9 1 (2.38%) ETL
9 1 (2.38%) ITIL
9 1 (2.38%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 26 (61.90%) SQL
2 20 (47.62%) C#
2 20 (47.62%) T-SQL
3 7 (16.67%) Java
3 7 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 4 (9.52%) PowerShell
5 2 (4.76%) VB
5 2 (4.76%) VBA
5 2 (4.76%) VBScript
6 1 (2.38%) VB.NET
System Software
1 2 (4.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (14.29%) IBM
2 6 (14.29%) MuleSoft
2 6 (14.29%) webMethods
3 5 (11.90%) Software AG
3 5 (11.90%) TIBCO
4 1 (2.38%) Tableau
4 1 (2.38%) VMware
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