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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 8 6 5
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 704 767 765
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 19.10% 20.69% 24.28%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 56.64% 64.40% 66.06%
Number of salaries quoted 604 712 719
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +6.08%
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
1243 1191 1158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 33.72% 32.13% 36.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1058 1063 1051
Average salary £42,500 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.84% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 2015. 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
Nottinghamshire +1 259 £40,000 +6.66% 38
Leicestershire 0 159 £38,000 -2.56% 17
Derbyshire +3 151 £40,000 +6.66% 17
Northamptonshire 0 130 £40,000 +14.28% 12
Lincolnshire -10 18 £41,250 +26.92% 3
SQL Server
England

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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.

1 922 (62.59%) .NET
2 857 (58.18%) C#
3 691 (46.91%) ASP.NET
4 690 (46.84%) SQL
5 525 (35.64%) Microsoft
6 512 (34.76%) MVC
7 442 (30.01%) Agile Software Development
8 408 (27.70%) JavaScript
9 378 (25.66%) HTML
10 359 (24.37%) CSS
11 354 (24.03%) ASP.NET MVC
12 314 (21.32%) Windows
13 304 (20.64%) T-SQL
14 289 (19.62%) .NET Framework
15 274 (18.60%) jQuery
16 266 (18.06%) TDD
17 253 (17.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 248 (16.84%) SQL Server 2008
19 247 (16.77%) WCF
20 241 (16.36%) MS Excel
21 217 (14.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 197 (13.37%) VB.NET
23 191 (12.97%) Web Services
24 180 (12.22%) XML
24 180 (12.22%) Web Application Development
25 175 (11.88%) SQL Server 2012
26 171 (11.61%) Business Intelligence
27 160 (10.86%) Degree
28 154 (10.45%) Scrum
29 153 (10.39%) ASP.NET Web API

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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
1 106 (7.20%) SharePoint
2 100 (6.79%) IIS
3 94 (6.38%) Node.js
4 66 (4.48%) MS Exchange
5 30 (2.04%) Lync
6 24 (1.63%) BizTalk Server
7 20 (1.36%) CMS
8 19 (1.29%) WebSphere
8 19 (1.29%) DNN
9 16 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2010
9 16 (1.09%) SharePoint 2013
10 12 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2007
11 11 (0.75%) SharePoint Server
12 9 (0.61%) Umbraco
12 9 (0.61%) Sitecore CMS
12 9 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2003
12 9 (0.61%) JBoss
12 9 (0.61%) Kentico
13 8 (0.54%) SAS
14 7 (0.48%) Apache
Applications
1 241 (16.36%) MS Excel
2 59 (4.01%) MS Office
3 13 (0.88%) AutoCAD
4 5 (0.34%) PowerPivot
5 3 (0.20%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.20%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.14%) SPSS
7 1 (0.068%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.068%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.068%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 25 (1.70%) Cognos TM1
1 25 (1.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (0.88%) Dynamics NAV
3 12 (0.81%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 10 (0.68%) Sage CRM
5 6 (0.41%) Dynamics AX
5 6 (0.41%) Sage 200
6 3 (0.20%) Cognos Controller
7 2 (0.14%) Magento
7 2 (0.14%) Oracle BPM
7 2 (0.14%) SAP SRM
8 1 (0.068%) Oracle Payables
8 1 (0.068%) Oracle Receivables
8 1 (0.068%) Dynamics GP
8 1 (0.068%) Remedy ITSM
8 1 (0.068%) Changepoint
8 1 (0.068%) ResourceLink
8 1 (0.068%) Retail-J
8 1 (0.068%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.068%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 71 (4.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 28 (1.90%) Office 365
3 10 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (0.54%) GitHub
5 6 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (0.27%) SaaS
7 3 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (0.20%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.14%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.068%) Amazon EMR
9 1 (0.068%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (0.068%) Google App Engine
9 1 (0.068%) PaaS
9 1 (0.068%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 46 (3.12%) SAN
2 38 (2.58%) TCP/IP
3 37 (2.51%) Internet
4 32 (2.17%) Firewall
4 32 (2.17%) DNS
5 24 (1.63%) DHCP
6 16 (1.09%) WAN
7 15 (1.02%) LAN
7 15 (1.02%) NAS
8 12 (0.81%) Intranet
9 11 (0.75%) VoIP
10 9 (0.61%) PBX
11 8 (0.54%) VLAN
12 6 (0.41%) Wireless
13 5 (0.34%) IP Telephony
14 4 (0.27%) LDAP
14 4 (0.27%) Broadband
14 4 (0.27%) HTTP
15 3 (0.20%) CTI
15 3 (0.20%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 253 (17.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 248 (16.84%) SQL Server 2008
3 217 (14.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 175 (11.88%) SQL Server 2012
5 146 (9.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 145 (9.84%) Data Warehouse
7 135 (9.16%) SQL Server 2005
8 104 (7.06%) NoSQL
9 77 (5.23%) Relational Database
10 57 (3.87%) MySQL
11 30 (2.04%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 24 (1.63%) DB2
13 23 (1.56%) Crystal Reports
14 21 (1.43%) MongoDB
15 17 (1.15%) RDBMS
16 16 (1.09%) OLAP
17 15 (1.02%) Oracle Database
17 15 (1.02%) Big Data
18 12 (0.81%) Adabas
19 11 (0.75%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 121 (8.21%) Git (software)
2 95 (6.45%) NUnit
3 91 (6.18%) Team Foundation Server
4 76 (5.16%) Moq
5 69 (4.68%) Visual Studio
6 55 (3.73%) Rhino Mocks
7 49 (3.33%) MSTest
8 25 (1.70%) Subversion
9 17 (1.15%) Selenium
10 9 (0.61%) JIRA
10 9 (0.61%) CruiseControl
11 8 (0.54%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 8 (0.54%) LoadRunner
11 8 (0.54%) TeamCity
12 7 (0.48%) SilkTest
13 5 (0.34%) TestComplete
13 5 (0.34%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 4 (0.27%) Octopus Deploy
14 4 (0.27%) Oracle Forms
14 4 (0.27%) Ranorex
General
1 135 (9.16%) Finance
2 95 (6.45%) Retail
3 88 (5.97%) Marketing
4 59 (4.01%) Games
5 26 (1.77%) Back Office
6 24 (1.63%) Advertising
7 20 (1.36%) Manufacturing
8 18 (1.22%) Banking
8 18 (1.22%) Law
9 15 (1.02%) Legal
10 13 (0.88%) Telecoms
11 10 (0.68%) International Banking
12 7 (0.48%) Music Industry
12 7 (0.48%) Automotive
13 4 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
13 4 (0.27%) Front Office
13 4 (0.27%) Billing
14 3 (0.20%) Local Government
14 3 (0.20%) French Language
14 3 (0.20%) German Language
Job Titles
1 949 (64.43%) Developer
2 375 (25.46%) .NET Developer
3 208 (14.12%) Software Developer
4 190 (12.90%) C# Developer
5 147 (9.98%) Analyst
6 139 (9.44%) C# .NET Developer
7 136 (9.23%) Senior Developer
8 100 (6.79%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 98 (6.65%) DBA
10 86 (5.84%) Junior
11 80 (5.43%) Web Developer
12 79 (5.36%) ASP.NET Developer
13 71 (4.82%) SQL DBA
14 63 (4.28%) Junior Developer
15 62 (4.21%) Applications Support
16 61 (4.14%) Senior Software Developer
17 52 (3.53%) SQL Developer
18 51 (3.46%) Support Analyst
18 51 (3.46%) Business Intelligence Developer
19 50 (3.39%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 922 (62.59%) .NET
2 691 (46.91%) ASP.NET
3 378 (25.66%) HTML
4 359 (24.37%) CSS
5 354 (24.03%) ASP.NET MVC
6 289 (19.62%) .NET Framework
7 274 (18.60%) jQuery
8 247 (16.77%) WCF
9 191 (12.97%) Web Services
10 180 (12.22%) XML
11 153 (10.39%) ASP.NET Web API
12 136 (9.23%) Entity Framework
13 112 (7.60%) RESTful
14 106 (7.20%) Ajax
15 98 (6.65%) SOAP
16 93 (6.31%) CSS3
17 82 (5.57%) LINQ
18 78 (5.30%) HTML5
19 75 (5.09%) XSLT
20 74 (5.02%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 114 (7.74%) Analytical Skills
2 64 (4.34%) Enterprise Software
3 56 (3.80%) Clustering
4 52 (3.53%) Computer Science
5 40 (2.72%) Replication
6 39 (2.65%) Mobile App
7 34 (2.31%) Inversion of Control
8 30 (2.04%) Management Information System
9 28 (1.90%) N-Tier
10 22 (1.49%) Mathematics
11 17 (1.15%) Credit Risk
12 14 (0.95%) Client/Server
13 13 (0.88%) Statistics
14 12 (0.81%) iSeries
15 11 (0.75%) User Experience
15 11 (0.75%) AS400
16 10 (0.68%) Graphic Design
16 10 (0.68%) Data Integration
16 10 (0.68%) Physics
16 10 (0.68%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 314 (21.32%) Windows
2 118 (8.01%) Windows Server 2008
3 71 (4.82%) Linux
4 62 (4.21%) Windows Server 2012
5 36 (2.44%) Windows 7
6 26 (1.77%) Windows Server 2003
7 24 (1.63%) Windows 8
8 19 (1.29%) Android
8 19 (1.29%) UNIX
9 12 (0.81%) Windows XP
10 7 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (0.41%) Apple iOS
12 4 (0.27%) Windows Mobile
13 3 (0.20%) BlackBerry OS
13 3 (0.20%) Windows 2000 Server
14 2 (0.14%) Oracle Linux
14 2 (0.14%) Windows Vista
14 2 (0.14%) Windows 2000
15 1 (0.068%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 512 (34.76%) MVC
2 442 (30.01%) Agile Software Development
3 266 (18.06%) TDD
4 180 (12.22%) Web Application Development
5 171 (11.61%) Business Intelligence
6 154 (10.45%) Scrum
7 149 (10.12%) BDD
8 98 (6.65%) Software Engineering
9 97 (6.59%) SDLC
10 88 (5.97%) Continuous Integration
11 86 (5.84%) ETL
11 86 (5.84%) Mentoring
12 84 (5.70%) OO
13 80 (5.43%) Performance Tuning
14 66 (4.48%) Disaster Recovery
15 63 (4.28%) Web Development
16 58 (3.94%) E-Commerce
17 57 (3.87%) Kanban
18 55 (3.73%) Kimball Methodology
19 51 (3.46%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 857 (58.18%) C#
2 690 (46.84%) SQL
3 408 (27.70%) JavaScript
4 304 (20.64%) T-SQL
5 197 (13.37%) VB.NET
6 107 (7.26%) Java
7 89 (6.04%) Ruby
8 88 (5.97%) VB
9 29 (1.97%) PowerShell
10 26 (1.77%) VB6
10 26 (1.77%) PHP
11 22 (1.49%) VBA
12 13 (0.88%) C++
13 12 (0.81%) COBOL
13 12 (0.81%) NATURAL
13 12 (0.81%) JCL
14 8 (0.54%) Python
15 5 (0.34%) VBScript
15 5 (0.34%) C
16 4 (0.27%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 160 (10.86%) Degree
2 49 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (0.81%) Security Cleared
4 11 (0.75%) ISEB
5 10 (0.68%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (0.54%) MCSE
7 7 (0.48%) MCP
7 7 (0.48%) CCNP
7 7 (0.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 5 (0.34%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 5 (0.34%) MCITP
8 5 (0.34%) ISTQB
8 5 (0.34%) MCSD
8 5 (0.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (0.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 4 (0.27%) MCTS
9 4 (0.27%) VCP5
9 4 (0.27%) SC Cleared
10 2 (0.14%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.14%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (3.73%) QA
2 15 (1.02%) SLA
3 10 (0.68%) PCI DSS
4 9 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (0.54%) ISO 9001
6 4 (0.27%) TickIT
7 3 (0.20%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.068%) HIPAA
8 1 (0.068%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 1 (0.068%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 100 (6.79%) Active Directory
2 66 (4.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 55 (3.73%) Hyper-V
4 17 (1.15%) vSphere
5 6 (0.41%) Firmware
6 5 (0.34%) XenApp
7 3 (0.20%) Terminal Server
7 3 (0.20%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 2 (0.14%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 2 (0.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 2 (0.14%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.068%) RACF
9 1 (0.068%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.068%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.068%) XenServer
9 1 (0.068%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.068%) Sendmail
9 1 (0.068%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 55 (3.73%) SCCM
2 18 (1.22%) SCOM
3 10 (0.68%) CA Endevor
4 4 (0.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (0.14%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.068%) ARCserve
6 1 (0.068%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.068%) HP Operations Orchestration
6 1 (0.068%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.068%) Puppet
6 1 (0.068%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.068%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.068%) SCSM
Vendors
1 525 (35.64%) Microsoft
2 120 (8.15%) Oracle
3 88 (5.97%) VMware
4 46 (3.12%) Cognos
5 31 (2.10%) IBM
6 29 (1.97%) Cisco
7 28 (1.90%) HP
8 27 (1.83%) SAP
9 25 (1.70%) Dell
10 22 (1.49%) Altiris
11 21 (1.43%) Sybase
12 20 (1.36%) Citrix
13 19 (1.29%) Facebook
14 17 (1.15%) Business Objects
15 15 (1.02%) Remedy
16 14 (0.95%) Google
17 12 (0.81%) Red Gate
18 10 (0.68%) Sage
18 10 (0.68%) EMC
19 9 (0.61%) Sony
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Northamptonshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 40-45k
Posted: 10 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 27-30k
Posted: 11 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 22-26k
Posted: 11 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 11 hours ago
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Lea Consultancy Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum Dependent upon qualifications and experience
Posted: 12 hours ago
Sutton-In-Ashfield, Nottinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Northamptonshire
Executive Resource Group
Salary: £25k - 30k per year + big company benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Nottinghamshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Derbyshire
Proactive Appointments
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
MAPP Ltd.
Salary: to £40K basic + bonus (c15%) + Pension + other benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Nottinghamshire
Axica Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40k - £45k per annum + Pension, Health, 25 days
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
iQudos Limited
Salary: KPI Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £15000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Mansfield, Nottinghamshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leicestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Pension, Life insurance, 28 days holiday
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £27000 per annum + excellent package & training
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
ninesharp
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + 3% pension, 31 days hols, etc..
Posted: Yesterday