The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Burton-upon-Trent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 1 4 2
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 22 11 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Burton-upon-Trent 32.84% 31.43% 63.08%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 70.97% 100.00% 97.62%
Number of salaries quoted 22 11 38
Average salary £40,750 £45,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.44% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £37,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
SQL Server
Staffordshire

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 Burton-upon-Trent region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Burton-upon-Trent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
31 11 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Burton-upon-Trent 46.27% 31.43% 64.62%
Number of salaries quoted 31 11 39
Average salary £35,000 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,100 £37,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Burton-upon-Trent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Burton-upon-Trent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Burton-upon-Trent

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Burton-upon-Trent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Burton-upon-Trent region.

SQL Server Salary Trend in Burton-upon-Trent

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Burton-upon-Trent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Burton-upon-Trent region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Burton-upon-Trent

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Burton-upon-Trent

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Burton-upon-Trent 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 21 (55.26%) SQL
2 13 (34.21%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (34.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (28.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (26.32%) VLAN
4 10 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (26.32%) Hyper-V
4 10 (26.32%) McAfee ePO
4 10 (26.32%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (26.32%) ETL
4 10 (26.32%) Active Directory
4 10 (26.32%) Site Server
4 10 (26.32%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (26.32%) McAfee
4 10 (26.32%) Windows
4 10 (26.32%) VMware
4 10 (26.32%) Server Building
4 10 (26.32%) Windows Server
5 9 (23.68%) Microsoft
6 8 (21.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 8 (21.05%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (21.05%) .NET
6 8 (21.05%) C#
7 7 (18.42%) Games
7 7 (18.42%) TDD
8 6 (15.79%) jQuery
8 6 (15.79%) T-SQL
9 5 (13.16%) Java
9 5 (13.16%) MS Office
9 5 (13.16%) OOP

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Burton-upon-Trent by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Burton-upon-Trent 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 10 (26.32%) Site Server
2 5 (13.16%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (13.16%) MS Office
2 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.63%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.16%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (26.32%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (34.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 11 (28.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (21.05%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (21.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (10.53%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (7.89%) OLTP
5 3 (7.89%) Relational Database
5 3 (7.89%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Git (software)
1 5 (13.16%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (18.42%) Games
2 2 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (68.42%) Developer
2 18 (47.37%) SQL Developer
3 10 (26.32%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 10 (26.32%) 2nd Line Support
3 10 (26.32%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 10 (26.32%) 2nd Line Technical Support
3 10 (26.32%) 2nd Line Technical Support Engineer
3 10 (26.32%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 10 (26.32%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
3 10 (26.32%) 2nd/3rd Line Technical Support
3 10 (26.32%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
3 10 (26.32%) 3rd Line Server Support
3 10 (26.32%) 3rd Line Support
3 10 (26.32%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 10 (26.32%) 3rd Line Technical Support
3 10 (26.32%) Server Support
3 10 (26.32%) Support Engineer
3 10 (26.32%) Technical Engineer
3 10 (26.32%) Technical Support
3 10 (26.32%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (21.05%) .NET
2 6 (15.79%) jQuery
3 5 (13.16%) .NET Framework
3 5 (13.16%) REST
3 5 (13.16%) SOAP
3 5 (13.16%) Symfony
3 5 (13.16%) WPF
4 3 (7.89%) Entity Framework
4 3 (7.89%) WinForms
4 3 (7.89%) XML
5 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (2.63%) CSS
5 1 (2.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 10 (26.32%) Windows
1 10 (26.32%) Windows Server
1 10 (26.32%) Windows Server 2003
1 10 (26.32%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (34.21%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (26.32%) ETL
2 10 (26.32%) Server Building
3 7 (18.42%) TDD
4 5 (13.16%) Automated Testing
4 5 (13.16%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (13.16%) OO
4 5 (13.16%) OOP
4 5 (13.16%) QMS
4 5 (13.16%) SDLC
4 5 (13.16%) Workflow
5 4 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (10.53%) Mentoring
6 3 (7.89%) Data Management
6 3 (7.89%) Data Security
6 3 (7.89%) Integration Testing
6 3 (7.89%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (7.89%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (7.89%) Unit Testing
6 3 (7.89%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 21 (55.26%) SQL
2 8 (21.05%) C#
3 6 (15.79%) T-SQL
4 5 (13.16%) Java
4 5 (13.16%) PHP
5 3 (7.89%) JavaScript
5 3 (7.89%) VB.NET
5 3 (7.89%) VBA
6 2 (5.26%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) Data Quality
System Software
1 10 (26.32%) Active Directory
1 10 (26.32%) Hyper-V
1 10 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (26.32%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 10 (26.32%) McAfee
1 10 (26.32%) VMware
2 9 (23.68%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.63%) Sage