The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 3 4 6
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 151 110 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 24.79% 18.68% 27.62%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 65.09% 58.20% 68.39%
Number of salaries quoted 137 90 123
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,300 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SQL Server
West Midlands

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 Coventry region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
232 189 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 38.10% 32.09% 40.38%
Number of salaries quoted 207 163 181
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,850 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

SQL Server Salary Trend in Coventry

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Coventry

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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.

1 144 (60.76%) .NET
2 126 (53.16%) C#
3 117 (49.37%) Microsoft
4 113 (47.68%) SQL
4 113 (47.68%) ASP.NET
5 97 (40.93%) HTML
6 92 (38.82%) JavaScript
7 89 (37.55%) MVC
8 87 (36.71%) CSS
9 81 (34.18%) Windows
10 74 (31.22%) .NET Framework
11 63 (26.58%) jQuery
12 61 (25.74%) WCF
13 57 (24.05%) SharePoint
14 55 (23.21%) Ajax
15 52 (21.94%) VB.NET
15 52 (21.94%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 47 (19.83%) ASP.NET MVC
17 45 (18.99%) Windows Server 2008
18 43 (18.14%) XML
18 43 (18.14%) SQL Server 2008
19 42 (17.72%) Web Services
19 42 (17.72%) MS Excel
20 41 (17.30%) Team Foundation Server
21 39 (16.46%) IIS
22 36 (15.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
23 35 (14.77%) Oracle
24 34 (14.35%) Citrix
24 34 (14.35%) ASP.NET Web Forms
25 33 (13.92%) VMware

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 57 (24.05%) SharePoint
2 39 (16.46%) IIS
3 26 (10.97%) MS Exchange
4 22 (9.28%) BizTalk Server
5 15 (6.33%) Exchange Server 2010
6 12 (5.06%) SharePoint 2010
7 7 (2.95%) SharePoint Server
8 4 (1.69%) CMS
8 4 (1.69%) SAS
9 3 (1.27%) Drupal
10 2 (0.84%) Umbraco
10 2 (0.84%) Apache
10 2 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2013
11 1 (0.42%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.42%) Oracle Workflow
11 1 (0.42%) Oracle Application Server
11 1 (0.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.42%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.42%) Lync
Applications
1 42 (17.72%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.38%) MS Office
3 7 (2.95%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 13 (5.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.84%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.42%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.42%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.42%) Line 500
3 1 (0.42%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.11%) SaaS
2 3 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.42%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (7.59%) SAN
2 13 (5.49%) Internet
2 13 (5.49%) LAN
2 13 (5.49%) WAN
3 10 (4.22%) TCP/IP
4 9 (3.80%) Intranet
5 4 (1.69%) DNS
5 4 (1.69%) DHCP
5 4 (1.69%) HTTP
6 3 (1.27%) Firewall
7 2 (0.84%) VLAN
7 2 (0.84%) SMTP
8 1 (0.42%) WLAN
8 1 (0.42%) iSCSI
8 1 (0.42%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (0.42%) NetScaler
8 1 (0.42%) MPLS
8 1 (0.42%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (18.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 30 (12.66%) SQL Server 2005
3 25 (10.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 23 (9.70%) Relational Database
5 20 (8.44%) Oracle Database
5 20 (8.44%) MySQL
6 18 (7.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 15 (6.33%) SQL Server 2012
8 14 (5.91%) RDBMS
9 7 (2.95%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (2.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (2.11%) SQLite
10 5 (2.11%) OLAP
11 4 (1.69%) Data Mining
11 4 (1.69%) SAS Enterprise Guide
11 4 (1.69%) SAS Enterprise Miner
11 4 (1.69%) OLAP Cube
12 2 (0.84%) Cognos Report Studio
13 1 (0.42%) IBM InfoSphere
13 1 (0.42%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 41 (17.30%) Team Foundation Server
2 19 (8.02%) Subversion
3 16 (6.75%) Visual Studio
3 16 (6.75%) MSTest
3 16 (6.75%) Moq
4 15 (6.33%) NUnit
4 15 (6.33%) Rhino Mocks
5 8 (3.38%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (0.84%) QuickTest Pro
6 2 (0.84%) LoadRunner
7 1 (0.42%) MSI
7 1 (0.42%) Bugzilla
7 1 (0.42%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.42%) Git (software)
General
1 28 (11.81%) Finance
2 7 (2.95%) Advertising
2 7 (2.95%) Banking
3 3 (1.27%) Retail
4 2 (0.84%) Telecoms
4 2 (0.84%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.42%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.42%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 121 (51.05%) Developer
2 66 (27.85%) .NET Developer
3 47 (19.83%) Analyst
4 27 (11.39%) Support Analyst
5 26 (10.97%) Applications Support
5 26 (10.97%) Software Developer
6 22 (9.28%) Senior Developer
7 15 (6.33%) Applications Support Analyst
8 14 (5.91%) DBA
9 13 (5.49%) C# Developer
10 11 (4.64%) Administrator
10 11 (4.64%) C# .NET Developer
11 10 (4.22%) Support Engineer
11 10 (4.22%) SQL DBA
12 9 (3.80%) Programmer
12 9 (3.80%) Team Leader
12 9 (3.80%) ETL Developer
12 9 (3.80%) Senior .NET Developer
13 8 (3.38%) Tester
14 7 (2.95%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 144 (60.76%) .NET
2 113 (47.68%) ASP.NET
3 97 (40.93%) HTML
4 87 (36.71%) CSS
5 74 (31.22%) .NET Framework
6 63 (26.58%) jQuery
7 61 (25.74%) WCF
8 55 (23.21%) Ajax
9 52 (21.94%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 47 (19.83%) ASP.NET MVC
11 43 (18.14%) XML
12 42 (17.72%) Web Services
13 36 (15.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 34 (14.35%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 32 (13.50%) CSS3
15 32 (13.50%) AngularJS
16 31 (13.08%) KnockoutJS
16 31 (13.08%) HTML5
17 30 (12.66%) NHibernate
17 30 (12.66%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (6.75%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (6.33%) Inversion of Control
3 10 (4.22%) Clustering
4 8 (3.38%) Mobile App
5 4 (1.69%) Replication
5 4 (1.69%) Wiki
6 3 (1.27%) Data Conversion
7 2 (0.84%) EPoS
7 2 (0.84%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.42%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.42%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.42%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.42%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 81 (34.18%) Windows
2 45 (18.99%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (9.28%) Windows Server 2012
4 21 (8.86%) Linux
5 14 (5.91%) UNIX
6 13 (5.49%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (2.53%) Android
8 5 (2.11%) Windows XP
9 4 (1.69%) Apple iOS
10 3 (1.27%) Windows 8
10 3 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (1.27%) Windows 7
10 3 (1.27%) Windows Vista
11 2 (0.84%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.42%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (37.55%) MVC
2 29 (12.24%) ITIL
3 28 (11.81%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (11.81%) TDD
3 28 (11.81%) Web Development
4 25 (10.55%) Responsive Web Design
5 22 (9.28%) Dependency Injection
6 20 (8.44%) Scrum
7 18 (7.59%) Continuous Integration
8 17 (7.17%) CRM
9 15 (6.33%) Data Modelling
9 15 (6.33%) Kanban
9 15 (6.33%) Web Application Development
10 13 (5.49%) Manual Testing
11 11 (4.64%) Business Intelligence
11 11 (4.64%) Service Delivery
12 10 (4.22%) ETL
12 10 (4.22%) Software Engineering
12 10 (4.22%) Data Analysis
13 9 (3.80%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 126 (53.16%) C#
2 113 (47.68%) SQL
3 92 (38.82%) JavaScript
4 52 (21.94%) VB.NET
5 21 (8.86%) XAML
6 18 (7.59%) T-SQL
7 14 (5.91%) VB
8 11 (4.64%) PHP
9 10 (4.22%) Java
10 9 (3.80%) PowerShell
11 8 (3.38%) PL/SQL
12 7 (2.95%) C++
13 4 (1.69%) VC++
13 4 (1.69%) PHP5
14 3 (1.27%) VBA
15 2 (0.84%) Python
15 2 (0.84%) Shell Script
15 2 (0.84%) Delphi
15 2 (0.84%) Perl
16 1 (0.42%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (4.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (3.80%) Degree
3 8 (3.38%) MCSE
4 6 (2.53%) MCSA
4 6 (2.53%) CCNA
4 6 (2.53%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (2.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 6 (2.53%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (2.11%) MCITP
5 5 (2.11%) ISEB
6 4 (1.69%) MCP
7 2 (0.84%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.84%) MCTS
8 1 (0.42%) CCA
8 1 (0.42%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (0.42%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.11%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (10.55%) Active Directory
2 18 (7.59%) XenApp
3 16 (6.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (3.80%) Hyper-V
4 9 (3.80%) vSphere
5 4 (1.69%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 4 (1.69%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.42%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.42%) Terminal Server
6 1 (0.42%) XenServer
6 1 (0.42%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.42%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 6 (2.53%) NetBackup
2 5 (2.11%) Backup Exec
2 5 (2.11%) MAILsweeper
2 5 (2.11%) EMC NetWorker
2 5 (2.11%) SCCM
2 5 (2.11%) SCOM
3 4 (1.69%) Data Guard
4 2 (0.84%) HP SIM
4 2 (0.84%) Cisco UCCX
4 2 (0.84%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (0.42%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.42%) WSUS
Vendors
1 117 (49.37%) Microsoft
2 35 (14.77%) Oracle
3 34 (14.35%) Citrix
4 33 (13.92%) VMware
5 23 (9.70%) Twitter
5 23 (9.70%) HP
6 12 (5.06%) NetApp
7 9 (3.80%) Cisco
8 7 (2.95%) IBM
8 7 (2.95%) EMC
9 6 (2.53%) Symantec
10 5 (2.11%) CommVault
10 5 (2.11%) Finjan
11 4 (1.69%) Cognos
11 4 (1.69%) SolarWinds
12 3 (1.27%) Xamarin
12 3 (1.27%) Sybase
12 3 (1.27%) BT
13 2 (0.84%) Red Hat
13 2 (0.84%) Apple
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