The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheadle region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 11 2 8
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +6
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 13 23 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheadle 23.21% 46.00% 20.00%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 76.47% 95.83% 64.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1 17 8
Average salary £21,500 £28,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.56% -12.30%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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 Cheadle region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cheadle
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
17 24 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheadle 30.36% 48.00% 31.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1 17 8
Average salary £21,500 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-49.41% +30.76%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheadle

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Cheadle

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Cheadle

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

SQL Server Salary Trend in Cheadle

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheadle

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cheadle 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 14 (70.00%) JavaScript
1 14 (70.00%) .NET
2 13 (65.00%) HTML
2 13 (65.00%) CSS
3 11 (55.00%) SQL
3 11 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (50.00%) HTML5
4 10 (50.00%) C#
5 9 (45.00%) ASP.NET
5 9 (45.00%) Visual Studio
5 9 (45.00%) Web Services
5 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
6 8 (40.00%) Windows
6 8 (40.00%) jQuery
7 7 (35.00%) NUnit
7 7 (35.00%) CSS3
7 7 (35.00%) Jenkins
7 7 (35.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (35.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (35.00%) Linux
7 7 (35.00%) VMware
7 7 (35.00%) Relational Database
8 6 (30.00%) User Experience
8 6 (30.00%) MVC
8 6 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (25.00%) Communications Security
9 5 (25.00%) Marketing
9 5 (25.00%) .NET Framework
9 5 (25.00%) Selenium
9 5 (25.00%) WCF

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Cheadle by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cheadle 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.

Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Photoshop
2 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 7 (35.00%) Relational Database
2 5 (25.00%) MySQL
3 4 (20.00%) RDBMS
4 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (5.00%) NoSQL
5 1 (5.00%) RavenDB
5 1 (5.00%) Couchbase
5 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (45.00%) Visual Studio
2 7 (35.00%) NUnit
2 7 (35.00%) Jenkins
3 5 (25.00%) Selenium
3 5 (25.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 5 (25.00%) Eclipse
3 5 (25.00%) Dreamweaver
3 5 (25.00%) JUnit
4 2 (10.00%) Moq
4 2 (10.00%) Gerrit
4 2 (10.00%) FxCop
4 2 (10.00%) StyleCop
4 2 (10.00%) Git (software)
5 1 (5.00%) Rational Rose
General
1 5 (25.00%) Marketing
2 3 (15.00%) Electronics
3 2 (10.00%) Military
4 1 (5.00%) Banking
4 1 (5.00%) Finance
4 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (5.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 13 (65.00%) Developer
2 5 (25.00%) UI Developer
2 5 (25.00%) UI Programmer
3 4 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Junior Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Junior .NET Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Junior
4 3 (15.00%) Team Leader
4 3 (15.00%) Development Team Leader
5 2 (10.00%) Software Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Programmer
5 2 (10.00%) Software Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) .NET Team Leader
5 2 (10.00%) User Experience Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Senior UI Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Software Team Leader
6 1 (5.00%) Web Programmer
6 1 (5.00%) Software Development Team Leader
6 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (70.00%) .NET
2 13 (65.00%) HTML
2 13 (65.00%) CSS
3 10 (50.00%) HTML5
4 9 (45.00%) ASP.NET
4 9 (45.00%) Web Services
5 8 (40.00%) jQuery
6 7 (35.00%) CSS3
7 5 (25.00%) .NET Framework
7 5 (25.00%) WCF
7 5 (25.00%) RESTful
7 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (25.00%) Backbone.js
8 4 (20.00%) XML
8 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 3 (15.00%) Ajax
9 3 (15.00%) XSLT
10 2 (10.00%) NHibernate
10 2 (10.00%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) User Experience
2 3 (15.00%) Graphic Design
3 2 (10.00%) Human Factors
3 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (5.00%) Social Media
4 1 (5.00%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 8 (40.00%) Windows
2 7 (35.00%) Linux
3 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (30.00%) MVC
2 6 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (25.00%) Communications Security
3 5 (25.00%) Scrum
3 5 (25.00%) Validation
3 5 (25.00%) OO
4 3 (15.00%) Mentoring
4 3 (15.00%) Web Development
4 3 (15.00%) TDD
5 2 (10.00%) SOA
5 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management
5 2 (10.00%) CMMI
5 2 (10.00%) Migration
5 2 (10.00%) Workflow
5 2 (10.00%) Risk Management
5 2 (10.00%) Information Management
5 2 (10.00%) Automated Testing
5 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (10.00%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (70.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (55.00%) SQL
3 10 (50.00%) C#
4 3 (15.00%) XQuery
5 2 (10.00%) VB.NET
5 2 (10.00%) Shell Script
5 2 (10.00%) Ruby
6 1 (5.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (35.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (10.00%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (35.00%) VMware
3 3 (15.00%) Oracle
4 2 (10.00%) Wonderware
5 1 (5.00%) SAP