The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 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 Dudley region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 9 10 11
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dudley 6.25% 2.86% 7.14%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 100.00% 100.00% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 2
Average salary £25,500 £45,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-43.33% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.35%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Dudley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
2 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dudley 6.25% 2.86% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 8
Average salary £25,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-43.33% +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
SQL Server
West Midlands

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dudley

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
1 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (33.33%) SLA
2 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 2 (33.33%) Classic ASP
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 2 (33.33%) VB
2 2 (33.33%) VB.NET
2 2 (33.33%) VBA
2 2 (33.33%) Sun
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (16.67%) MCITP
3 1 (16.67%) Network Load Balancing
3 1 (16.67%) QA
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Facebook
3 1 (16.67%) Twitter
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (16.67%) Replication
3 1 (16.67%) Process Management
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Dudley by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 1 (16.67%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 2 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) HTTP
1 1 (16.67%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (16.67%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Applications Support
2 3 (50.00%) Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Systems Support
3 2 (33.33%) Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Support Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Applications Support Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Systems Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Programmer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst Programmer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Administrator
4 1 (16.67%) Programmer
4 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (16.67%) Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
1 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (33.33%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
1 2 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (16.67%) Process Management
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
1 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
1 2 (33.33%) VB
1 2 (33.33%) VB.NET
1 2 (33.33%) VBA
2 1 (16.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) MCITP
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
2 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Sun
3 1 (16.67%) Facebook
3 1 (16.67%) Twitter