The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Anglia region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 2 5 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 1 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Anglia 25.00% 20.00% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 50.00% 100.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 0
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% -
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
SQL Server
East of England

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 East Anglia region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
East Anglia
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
2 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Anglia 50.00% 20.00% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 0
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in East Anglia

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in East Anglia

SQL Server
Salary Trend in East Anglia

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

SQL Server Salary Trend in East Anglia

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Anglia

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the East Anglia 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 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) WSDL
2 2 (50.00%) DevExpress
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) VB
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (50.00%) Business Objects
2 2 (50.00%) IIS
2 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) XSLT
2 2 (50.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) WPF
3 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (25.00%) Android
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) Cognos
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) T-SQL

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in East Anglia by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the East Anglia 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 2 (50.00%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (25.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Web Developer
2 2 (50.00%) IT Support Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Developer Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Web Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Web Support Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) IT Support
2 2 (50.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Agile .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Programmer
3 1 (25.00%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) XSLT
2 2 (50.00%) WSDL
3 1 (25.00%) WPF
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Android
1 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (25.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Business Objects
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) DevExpress
2 1 (25.00%) Cognos