The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dudley region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 3 7 11
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +4
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 7 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dudley 35.00% 14.29% 22.22%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 70.00% 66.67% 88.89%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 8
Average salary £30,000 £33,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £32,600 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £33,400 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
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 Dudley region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Dudley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
10 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dudley 50.00% 21.43% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 9
Average salary £30,000 £33,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.44% -1.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,300 £32,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £35,200 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Dudley

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Dudley

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Dudley

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

SQL Server Salary Trend in Dudley

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Dudley

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Dudley region over the 3 months to 30 October 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Dudley

SQL Server
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Dudley

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Dudley 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 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) SLA
2 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
2 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
2 4 (44.44%) VMware
2 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (44.44%) Hyper-V
2 4 (44.44%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (44.44%) User Experience
3 3 (33.33%) Supplier Management
3 3 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (33.33%) LAN
3 3 (33.33%) WAN
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (11.11%) VoIP
4 1 (11.11%) MCSE
4 1 (11.11%) C#
4 1 (11.11%) Delphi
4 1 (11.11%) .NET
4 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Dudley by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Dudley 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 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
1 4 (44.44%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) LAN
1 3 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (11.11%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Support Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Applications Support
2 4 (44.44%) Applications Support Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
1 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (33.33%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C#
1 1 (11.11%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) MCSE
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
1 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (44.44%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) VMware