The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 6 4 3
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 740 805 796
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 20.32% 24.91% 24.09%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 62.24% 68.63% 65.14%
Number of salaries quoted 653 751 718
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
SQL Server
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 Midlands region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1189 1173 1222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 32.66% 36.30% 36.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1043 1067 1051
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

SQL Server
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

SQL Server Salary Trend in the East Midlands

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

SQL Server
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire -2 236 £35,000 -6.66% 18
Nottinghamshire -1 190 £35,000 - 25
Northamptonshire -4 166 £37,500 +7.14% 25
Derbyshire -3 105 £38,500 +10.00% 13
Lincolnshire +1 34 £37,500 +7.14% 9
SQL Server
England

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 1029 (66.17%) .NET
2 936 (60.19%) C#
3 728 (46.82%) ASP.NET
4 679 (43.67%) SQL
5 511 (32.86%) Microsoft
6 487 (31.32%) HTML
7 457 (29.39%) Agile Software Development
8 456 (29.32%) JavaScript
9 453 (29.13%) MVC
10 427 (27.46%) CSS
11 415 (26.69%) Windows
12 367 (23.60%) jQuery
13 330 (21.22%) XML
14 312 (20.06%) ASP.NET MVC
15 304 (19.55%) SQL Server 2008
16 284 (18.26%) T-SQL
17 267 (17.17%) TDD
18 258 (16.59%) MS Excel
19 252 (16.21%) SQL Server 2012
20 243 (15.63%) WCF
21 236 (15.18%) Visual Studio
22 230 (14.79%) VB.NET
23 217 (13.95%) .NET Framework
24 215 (13.83%) Web Services
25 200 (12.86%) Ajax
26 191 (12.28%) Scrum
27 184 (11.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
28 183 (11.77%) Oracle
29 169 (10.87%) HTML5
29 169 (10.87%) WPF

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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
1 112 (7.20%) IIS
2 90 (5.79%) SharePoint
3 88 (5.66%) MS Exchange
4 61 (3.92%) Node.js
5 49 (3.15%) CMS
6 45 (2.89%) Exchange Server 2010
7 25 (1.61%) DNN
8 20 (1.29%) SharePoint 2010
9 18 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2007
10 17 (1.09%) Apache
11 16 (1.03%) Lync
12 14 (0.90%) SharePoint Server
13 13 (0.84%) SharePoint 2013
14 12 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2003
14 12 (0.77%) Tomcat
15 11 (0.71%) WordPress
16 10 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2013
17 8 (0.51%) IBM Notes
18 7 (0.45%) BizTalk Server
18 7 (0.45%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 258 (16.59%) MS Excel
2 53 (3.41%) MS Office
3 18 (1.16%) Photoshop
4 5 (0.32%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (0.32%) InfoPath
5 3 (0.19%) PowerPivot
6 2 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.13%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.13%) MS Project
7 1 (0.064%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.064%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.064%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 43 (2.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (0.90%) Oracle EBS R12
3 9 (0.58%) Magento
3 9 (0.58%) Dynamics NAV
4 8 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
5 5 (0.32%) Remedy ITSM
6 4 (0.26%) Oracle General Ledger
6 4 (0.26%) Oracle Payables
6 4 (0.26%) Oracle Receivables
6 4 (0.26%) Oracle Applications
6 4 (0.26%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 4 (0.26%) Line 500
7 3 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
8 2 (0.13%) SAP CRM
8 2 (0.13%) SAP Business One
8 2 (0.13%) nopCommerce
9 1 (0.064%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.064%) SAP SRM
9 1 (0.064%) Visualfiles
9 1 (0.064%) SalesLogix
Cloud Services
1 26 (1.67%) SaaS
2 14 (0.90%) Office 365
3 11 (0.71%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (0.58%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (0.39%) Amazon S3
5 6 (0.39%) ElastiCache
5 6 (0.39%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 6 (0.39%) Amazon SQS
6 5 (0.32%) IaaS
6 5 (0.32%) PaaS
7 2 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 72 (4.63%) DNS
1 72 (4.63%) Internet
2 63 (4.05%) TCP/IP
3 57 (3.67%) Firewall
4 55 (3.54%) DHCP
5 34 (2.19%) SAN
6 24 (1.54%) LDAP
7 22 (1.41%) LAN
8 21 (1.35%) WAN
9 15 (0.96%) Intranet
10 12 (0.77%) VoIP
11 8 (0.51%) VPN
11 8 (0.51%) VLAN
12 7 (0.45%) Extranet
13 6 (0.39%) Wireless
13 6 (0.39%) SMTP
14 5 (0.32%) SSL
14 5 (0.32%) NetScaler
14 5 (0.32%) NetScreen
14 5 (0.32%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 304 (19.55%) SQL Server 2008
2 252 (16.21%) SQL Server 2012
3 184 (11.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 159 (10.23%) SQL Server 2005
5 151 (9.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 103 (6.62%) Data Warehouse
7 88 (5.66%) Relational Database
8 85 (5.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 85 (5.47%) MySQL
8 85 (5.47%) Crystal Reports
9 65 (4.18%) Oracle Database
10 55 (3.54%) RDBMS
11 42 (2.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 39 (2.51%) NoSQL
13 34 (2.19%) Oracle Reports
14 26 (1.67%) Oracle BI EE
15 23 (1.48%) Oracle Database 11g
16 22 (1.41%) DTS
17 21 (1.35%) OLAP
18 17 (1.09%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 236 (15.18%) Visual Studio
2 120 (7.72%) Team Foundation Server
3 90 (5.79%) NUnit
4 74 (4.76%) Rhino Mocks
5 67 (4.31%) Git (software)
6 52 (3.34%) Moq
7 35 (2.25%) Subversion
8 20 (1.29%) Eclipse
9 18 (1.16%) CruiseControl
9 18 (1.16%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 17 (1.09%) Selenium
11 14 (0.90%) Oracle Forms
12 13 (0.84%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 12 (0.77%) MSTest
14 9 (0.58%) MSBuild
15 8 (0.51%) SoapUI
15 8 (0.51%) TestComplete
15 8 (0.51%) Maven
16 7 (0.45%) Ant
16 7 (0.45%) WebDriver
General
1 154 (9.90%) Finance
2 95 (6.11%) Retail
3 56 (3.60%) Marketing
4 28 (1.80%) Advertising
5 24 (1.54%) Manufacturing
6 15 (0.96%) Music Industry
7 14 (0.90%) Games
7 14 (0.90%) Telecoms
8 13 (0.84%) Aerospace
9 12 (0.77%) Legal
10 9 (0.58%) Back Office
11 7 (0.45%) Multimedia
12 3 (0.19%) Banking
12 3 (0.19%) Automotive
12 3 (0.19%) Law
13 2 (0.13%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.064%) Billing
14 1 (0.064%) General Ledger
14 1 (0.064%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1050 (67.52%) Developer
2 480 (30.87%) .NET Developer
3 261 (16.78%) C# Developer
4 185 (11.90%) C# .NET Developer
5 177 (11.38%) Senior Developer
6 162 (10.42%) Analyst
7 149 (9.58%) Software Developer
8 130 (8.36%) Web Developer
9 122 (7.85%) ASP.NET Developer
10 96 (6.17%) Programmer
11 93 (5.98%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 77 (4.95%) SQL Developer
13 71 (4.57%) Junior
14 70 (4.50%) DBA
15 67 (4.31%) Senior .NET Developer
16 63 (4.05%) Senior C# Developer
17 61 (3.92%) Junior Developer
18 59 (3.79%) SQL DBA
19 57 (3.67%) Support Analyst
20 53 (3.41%) .NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1029 (66.17%) .NET
2 728 (46.82%) ASP.NET
3 487 (31.32%) HTML
4 427 (27.46%) CSS
5 367 (23.60%) jQuery
6 330 (21.22%) XML
7 312 (20.06%) ASP.NET MVC
8 243 (15.63%) WCF
9 217 (13.95%) .NET Framework
10 215 (13.83%) Web Services
11 200 (12.86%) Ajax
12 169 (10.87%) WPF
12 169 (10.87%) HTML5
13 137 (8.81%) WinForms
14 129 (8.30%) CSS3
15 118 (7.59%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 118 (7.59%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 116 (7.46%) LINQ
17 113 (7.27%) XSLT
18 99 (6.37%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 115 (7.40%) Analytical Skills
2 81 (5.21%) Computer Science
3 54 (3.47%) Mathematics
4 47 (3.02%) Smartcard
5 42 (2.70%) Mobile App
6 40 (2.57%) Enterprise Software
7 29 (1.86%) N-Tier
8 28 (1.80%) Clustering
9 27 (1.74%) Management Information System
9 27 (1.74%) Streaming Music
10 26 (1.67%) Blackberry
11 24 (1.54%) PKI
12 23 (1.48%) Client/Server
13 19 (1.22%) Tandem
13 19 (1.22%) Open Source
13 19 (1.22%) iPhone
14 18 (1.16%) FMCG
15 15 (0.96%) Thin Client
15 15 (0.96%) Fat Client
16 14 (0.90%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 415 (26.69%) Windows
2 91 (5.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 63 (4.05%) Windows Server 2003
4 61 (3.92%) Linux
5 53 (3.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 48 (3.09%) Android
7 40 (2.57%) Apple iOS
8 29 (1.86%) UNIX
9 24 (1.54%) BlackBerry OS
10 22 (1.41%) Windows 7
11 18 (1.16%) Windows XP
12 13 (0.84%) Windows 8
13 11 (0.71%) Windows Vista
14 6 (0.39%) AIX
14 6 (0.39%) HPUX
14 6 (0.39%) CentOS
15 5 (0.32%) Solaris
16 2 (0.13%) Mac OS X
17 1 (0.064%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 457 (29.39%) Agile Software Development
2 453 (29.13%) MVC
3 267 (17.17%) TDD
4 191 (12.28%) Scrum
5 167 (10.74%) Business Intelligence
6 128 (8.23%) Web Application Development
7 124 (7.97%) Software Engineering
8 117 (7.52%) Web Development
9 107 (6.88%) E-Commerce
10 98 (6.30%) OO
11 94 (6.05%) BDD
12 83 (5.34%) Project Management
13 82 (5.27%) Performance Tuning
14 70 (4.50%) CRM
15 61 (3.92%) ITIL
16 60 (3.86%) MVVM
17 59 (3.79%) ETL
18 58 (3.73%) OOP
19 54 (3.47%) Continuous Integration
20 53 (3.41%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 936 (60.19%) C#
2 679 (43.67%) SQL
3 456 (29.32%) JavaScript
4 284 (18.26%) T-SQL
5 230 (14.79%) VB.NET
6 105 (6.75%) VB
7 89 (5.72%) Java
8 49 (3.15%) PHP
9 40 (2.57%) VBScript
10 38 (2.44%) C++
11 35 (2.25%) Ruby
12 27 (1.74%) XPath
13 25 (1.61%) VBA
14 22 (1.41%) PowerShell
15 19 (1.22%) PL/SQL
16 18 (1.16%) VB6
17 17 (1.09%) XAML
18 16 (1.03%) Shell Script
19 14 (0.90%) FoxPro (VFP)
20 13 (0.84%) C
Qualifications
1 129 (8.30%) Microsoft Certification
1 129 (8.30%) Degree
2 50 (3.22%) MCP
3 44 (2.83%) MCSD
4 42 (2.70%) MCAD
5 40 (2.57%) MCTS
6 33 (2.12%) Cisco Certification
7 31 (1.99%) CCNA
8 29 (1.86%) MCSA
9 23 (1.48%) MCSE
10 22 (1.41%) MCITP
11 19 (1.22%) Security Cleared
12 9 (0.58%) SC Cleared
13 8 (0.51%) ISEB
14 6 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
14 6 (0.39%) ISTQB
14 6 (0.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 6 (0.39%) Microsoft Certified Master
14 6 (0.39%) MCSM
15 5 (0.32%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (2.25%) QA
2 19 (1.22%) SLA
3 9 (0.58%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.26%) ISO 9001
4 4 (0.26%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.19%) TickIT
5 3 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 109 (7.01%) Active Directory
2 65 (4.18%) Hyper-V
3 33 (2.12%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (0.96%) vSphere
5 12 (0.77%) XenApp
6 4 (0.26%) XenDesktop
7 3 (0.19%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (0.13%) Terminal Server
8 2 (0.13%) VMware ESX
8 2 (0.13%) Oracle RMAN
8 2 (0.13%) KVM
9 1 (0.064%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.064%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 11 (0.71%) SCCM
1 11 (0.71%) SCOM
2 3 (0.19%) Data Guard
2 3 (0.19%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.19%) Backup Exec
3 2 (0.13%) SCOrch
3 2 (0.13%) SCSM
4 1 (0.064%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (0.064%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (0.064%) ARCserve
4 1 (0.064%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 511 (32.86%) Microsoft
2 183 (11.77%) Oracle
3 83 (5.34%) VMware
4 47 (3.02%) Cisco
5 35 (2.25%) Citrix
6 27 (1.74%) HP
7 24 (1.54%) SAP
7 24 (1.54%) Facebook
8 18 (1.16%) Informatica
9 16 (1.03%) Sage
10 15 (0.96%) Red Hat
11 14 (0.90%) Business Objects
11 14 (0.90%) Cognos
12 11 (0.71%) Infragistics
12 11 (0.71%) Google
13 9 (0.58%) Tableau
13 9 (0.58%) Salesforce.com
13 9 (0.58%) Lotus
13 9 (0.58%) EMC
14 8 (0.51%) JD Edwards
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