The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the County Antrim region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 6 14 6
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -8
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 27 8 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 22.88% 10.96% 24.73%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 60.00% 44.44% 71.88%
Number of salaries quoted 16 8 23
Average salary £36,250 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.83% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,950 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,300 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,516
% change year-on-year
- +6.62%
SQL Server
Northern Ireland

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 County Antrim region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
County Antrim
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
45 18 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 38.14% 24.66% 34.41%
Number of salaries quoted 26 16 39
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,700 £27,550 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,000 £38,700
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

SQL Server
Salary Trend in County Antrim

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

SQL Server Salary Trend in County Antrim

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in County Antrim

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in County Antrim

SQL Server
Job Locations in County Antrim

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Belfast +8 27 £36,250 +20.83% 11
SQL Server
Northern Ireland

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the County Antrim 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 35 (74.47%) .NET
2 34 (72.34%) C#
3 32 (68.09%) HTML
3 32 (68.09%) ASP.NET
3 32 (68.09%) CSS
4 27 (57.45%) Microsoft
5 23 (48.94%) .NET Framework
6 21 (44.68%) HTML5
7 19 (40.43%) JavaScript
7 19 (40.43%) SQL
8 18 (38.30%) WCF
9 16 (34.04%) Unit Testing
10 15 (31.91%) MVC
11 14 (29.79%) Web Services
11 14 (29.79%) CSS3
12 13 (27.66%) XML
12 13 (27.66%) SharePoint
13 12 (25.53%) BizTalk Server
13 12 (25.53%) Windows
14 11 (23.40%) Software Engineering
14 11 (23.40%) Apache Cordova
15 10 (21.28%) Security Cleared
15 10 (21.28%) MS Excel
15 10 (21.28%) VB.NET
16 9 (19.15%) SC Cleared
16 9 (19.15%) jQuery
17 8 (17.02%) ASP.NET MVC
18 7 (14.89%) T-SQL
18 7 (14.89%) Oracle
19 6 (12.77%) Enterprise Software

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the County Antrim 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 13 (27.66%) SharePoint
2 12 (25.53%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (10.64%) JBoss
3 5 (10.64%) Tomcat
4 4 (8.51%) IIS
5 3 (6.38%) WebSphere
6 2 (4.26%) WebLogic
7 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (2.13%) MS Exchange
7 1 (2.13%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (21.28%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.13%) MS Office
2 1 (2.13%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (4.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.13%) SAN
1 1 (2.13%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.77%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (10.64%) MySQL
3 3 (6.38%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.26%) Hazelcast
4 2 (4.26%) MongoDB
4 2 (4.26%) NoSQL
4 2 (4.26%) Oracle Database
4 2 (4.26%) Redis
4 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.13%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (8.51%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.26%) Ant
2 2 (4.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (4.26%) Cucumber
2 2 (4.26%) Eclipse
2 2 (4.26%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.26%) Gradle
2 2 (4.26%) Hudson
2 2 (4.26%) IntelliJ
2 2 (4.26%) JBehave
2 2 (4.26%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.26%) JMeter
2 2 (4.26%) JUnit
2 2 (4.26%) LoadUI
2 2 (4.26%) Mockito
2 2 (4.26%) NetBeans
2 2 (4.26%) SoapUI
2 2 (4.26%) Subversion
2 2 (4.26%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (4.26%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (12.77%) Advertising
2 4 (8.51%) Finance
3 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.13%) Retail
3 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (72.34%) Developer
2 21 (44.68%) .NET Developer
3 10 (21.28%) Senior Developer
4 8 (17.02%) C# Developer
5 7 (14.89%) C# .NET Developer
5 7 (14.89%) Senior .NET Developer
6 5 (10.64%) .NET Software Engineer
6 5 (10.64%) Java Developer
6 5 (10.64%) Senior C# Developer
6 5 (10.64%) Software Engineer
7 4 (8.51%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 4 (8.51%) Software Developer
8 3 (6.38%) Analyst
8 3 (6.38%) Consultant
8 3 (6.38%) Senior Consultant
9 2 (4.26%) Applications Support
9 2 (4.26%) Java Consultant
9 2 (4.26%) Senior Java Developer
9 2 (4.26%) Software Tester
9 2 (4.26%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (74.47%) .NET
2 32 (68.09%) ASP.NET
2 32 (68.09%) CSS
2 32 (68.09%) HTML
3 23 (48.94%) .NET Framework
4 21 (44.68%) HTML5
5 18 (38.30%) WCF
6 14 (29.79%) CSS3
6 14 (29.79%) Web Services
7 13 (27.66%) XML
8 11 (23.40%) Apache Cordova
9 9 (19.15%) jQuery
10 8 (17.02%) ASP.NET MVC
11 6 (12.77%) LINQ
12 5 (10.64%) Ajax
12 5 (10.64%) AngularJS
12 5 (10.64%) Entity Framework
12 5 (10.64%) Java EE
12 5 (10.64%) JMS
12 5 (10.64%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.77%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.38%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.38%) Smart Energy
4 2 (4.26%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (4.26%) N-Tier
5 1 (2.13%) Artificial Intelligence
5 1 (2.13%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.13%) Data Extraction
5 1 (2.13%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.13%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.13%) Social Network
5 1 (2.13%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 12 (25.53%) Windows
2 4 (8.51%) Windows Server
2 4 (8.51%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (6.38%) Windows 7
3 3 (6.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (4.26%) Windows Vista
5 1 (2.13%) NetWare
5 1 (2.13%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (34.04%) Unit Testing
2 15 (31.91%) MVC
3 11 (23.40%) Software Engineering
4 5 (10.64%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (10.64%) Data Protection
5 3 (6.38%) Asset Management
5 3 (6.38%) EAM
5 3 (6.38%) Process Management
5 3 (6.38%) Project Management
5 3 (6.38%) Web Development
6 2 (4.26%) Agile Project Management
6 2 (4.26%) Automated Testing
6 2 (4.26%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (4.26%) Integration Testing
6 2 (4.26%) Manual Testing
6 2 (4.26%) System Testing
6 2 (4.26%) Test Automation
6 2 (4.26%) Usability Testing
6 2 (4.26%) Use Case
6 2 (4.26%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 34 (72.34%) C#
2 19 (40.43%) JavaScript
2 19 (40.43%) SQL
3 10 (21.28%) VB.NET
4 7 (14.89%) T-SQL
5 6 (12.77%) Java
6 4 (8.51%) PL/SQL
6 4 (8.51%) VB
7 3 (6.38%) Scala
8 2 (4.26%) VB6
9 1 (2.13%) PHP
9 1 (2.13%) Ruby
9 1 (2.13%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (21.28%) Security Cleared
2 9 (19.15%) SC Cleared
3 4 (8.51%) Degree
4 2 (4.26%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (4.26%) Sun Certification
5 1 (2.13%) CCNA
5 1 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.13%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (2.13%) EMC Certification
5 1 (2.13%) MCITP
5 1 (2.13%) MCSE
5 1 (2.13%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.13%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.13%) Forefront TMG
1 1 (2.13%) ISA Server
1 1 (2.13%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) MOM
Vendors
1 27 (57.45%) Microsoft
2 7 (14.89%) Oracle
3 2 (4.26%) BMC
3 2 (4.26%) Remedy
4 1 (2.13%) BT
4 1 (2.13%) Cisco
4 1 (2.13%) Citrix
4 1 (2.13%) Dell
4 1 (2.13%) EMC
4 1 (2.13%) HP
4 1 (2.13%) Novell
4 1 (2.13%) Sun
4 1 (2.13%) VMware
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