The first table below looks at the demand for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cumbria region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Cumbria region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 7 6 8
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 11 14 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cumbria 22.00% 28.00% 28.57%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 78.57% 93.33% 80.00%
Number of salaries quoted 10 11 16
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,300 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,750 £42,500 £36,250
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cumbria
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
14 15 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cumbria 28.00% 30.00% 35.71%
Number of salaries quoted 13 12 20
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
SQL Server
North West

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Cumbria

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Cumbria

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Cumbria

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

SQL Server Salary Trend in Cumbria

SQL Server
Job Locations in Cumbria

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the Cumbria region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Kendal 0 9 £32,500 -7.14%
SQL Server
North West

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cumbria

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cumbria 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 (63.64%) Management Information System
1 14 (63.64%) C#
1 14 (63.64%) SQL
1 14 (63.64%) .NET
1 14 (63.64%) Classic ASP
1 14 (63.64%) ASP.NET
2 13 (59.09%) T-SQL
3 12 (54.55%) IIS
4 11 (50.00%) MVC
4 11 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 10 (45.45%) jQuery
5 10 (45.45%) Ajax
5 10 (45.45%) JavaScript
5 10 (45.45%) XML
6 9 (40.91%) CSS
6 9 (40.91%) HTML
6 9 (40.91%) JSON
7 5 (22.73%) SC Cleared
7 5 (22.73%) Security Cleared
7 5 (22.73%) SharePoint
7 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
8 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
8 4 (18.18%) MS Access
8 4 (18.18%) VMware
8 4 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (13.64%) Content Management
9 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (13.64%) NetBackup
9 3 (13.64%) Finance
9 3 (13.64%) CMS

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Cumbria by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cumbria 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 12 (54.55%) IIS
2 5 (22.73%) SharePoint
3 3 (13.64%) CMS
3 3 (13.64%) LiveLink
3 3 (13.64%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
4 1 (4.55%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (13.64%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) HTTP
1 1 (4.55%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) MS Access
1 4 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2000
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) NUnit
1 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (77.27%) Developer
2 14 (63.64%) Web Developer
3 9 (40.91%) Web Applications Developer
3 9 (40.91%) Applications Developer
4 3 (13.64%) DBA
4 3 (13.64%) SQL DBA
4 3 (13.64%) C# Developer
4 3 (13.64%) SQL Server DBA
5 2 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (9.09%) .NET Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior C# Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Systems Support Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Systems Support
6 1 (4.55%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (63.64%) .NET
1 14 (63.64%) Classic ASP
1 14 (63.64%) ASP.NET
2 11 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 10 (45.45%) jQuery
3 10 (45.45%) Ajax
3 10 (45.45%) XML
4 9 (40.91%) CSS
4 9 (40.91%) HTML
4 9 (40.91%) JSON
5 3 (13.64%) .NET Framework
6 2 (9.09%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 1 (4.55%) NHibernate
7 1 (4.55%) MFC
7 1 (4.55%) LINQ to SQL
7 1 (4.55%) Castle Windsor
7 1 (4.55%) Razor View Engine
7 1 (4.55%) WCF
7 1 (4.55%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (63.64%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.55%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Windows
2 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) MVC
2 3 (13.64%) Content Management
2 3 (13.64%) ITIL
3 2 (9.09%) TDD
4 1 (4.55%) Web Development
4 1 (4.55%) Automated Testing
4 1 (4.55%) Software Engineering
4 1 (4.55%) Scrum
4 1 (4.55%) UML
4 1 (4.55%) OO
4 1 (4.55%) System Testing
4 1 (4.55%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 14 (63.64%) C#
1 14 (63.64%) SQL
2 13 (59.09%) T-SQL
3 10 (45.45%) JavaScript
4 2 (9.09%) C++
4 2 (9.09%) VB
4 2 (9.09%) VB.NET
5 1 (4.55%) VC++
5 1 (4.55%) VBA
5 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) SC Cleared
1 5 (22.73%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) ISO 9001
1 1 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
2 4 (18.18%) VMware
3 3 (13.64%) Open Text
3 3 (13.64%) Primavera
3 3 (13.64%) Cognos
3 3 (13.64%) Citrix
3 3 (13.64%) Sage
3 3 (13.64%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle