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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 4 4 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 787 980 849
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 21.62% 24.75% 27.54%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 61.87% 66.04% 72.38%
Number of salaries quoted 680 874 784
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,100
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £49,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +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
1272 1484 1173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 34.95% 37.47% 38.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1066 1289 1060
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +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 21 April 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 21 April 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 +5 280 £41,500 +3.75% 36
Leicestershire +1 212 £40,000 +2.56% 21
Northamptonshire -1 146 £40,000 +6.66% 12
Derbyshire +2 125 £40,000 +6.66% 15
Lincolnshire -1 30 £32,500 -7.14% 11
SQL Server
England

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 April 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.

1 898 (62.36%) .NET
2 830 (57.64%) C#
3 709 (49.24%) SQL
4 643 (44.65%) ASP.NET
5 492 (34.17%) Microsoft
6 474 (32.92%) MVC
7 447 (31.04%) JavaScript
8 436 (30.28%) HTML
9 393 (27.29%) Agile Software Development
10 392 (27.22%) CSS
11 357 (24.79%) Windows
12 343 (23.82%) ASP.NET MVC
13 301 (20.90%) jQuery
14 288 (20.00%) T-SQL
15 273 (18.96%) .NET Framework
16 257 (17.85%) SQL Server 2008
17 240 (16.67%) WCF
18 233 (16.18%) TDD
19 228 (15.83%) MS Excel
20 216 (15.00%) XML
21 212 (14.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
22 198 (13.75%) VB.NET
23 192 (13.33%) Web Services
24 190 (13.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
25 170 (11.81%) SQL Server 2012
26 161 (11.18%) Web Application Development
27 159 (11.04%) Business Intelligence
28 153 (10.63%) IIS
29 148 (10.28%) Finance
30 141 (9.79%) BDD

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

For the 6 months to 21 April 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
1 153 (10.63%) IIS
2 89 (6.18%) SharePoint
3 88 (6.11%) Node.js
4 67 (4.65%) MS Exchange
5 29 (2.01%) Lync
6 25 (1.74%) CMS
7 17 (1.18%) WebSphere
8 16 (1.11%) DNN
9 14 (0.97%) SharePoint Server
9 14 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2010
9 14 (0.97%) JBoss
9 14 (0.97%) SharePoint 2013
10 11 (0.76%) Apache
11 8 (0.56%) Tomcat
11 8 (0.56%) SAS
11 8 (0.56%) BizTalk Server
12 7 (0.49%) SharePoint 2010
12 7 (0.49%) nginx
13 6 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2007
13 6 (0.42%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 228 (15.83%) MS Excel
2 40 (2.78%) MS Office
3 5 (0.35%) Photoshop
3 5 (0.35%) Fireworks
3 5 (0.35%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (0.28%) InfoPath
5 3 (0.21%) SPSS
5 3 (0.21%) PrintSoft PReS
6 1 (0.069%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.069%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.069%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.069%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 30 (2.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (0.90%) Dynamics NAV
3 10 (0.69%) Sage CRM
4 9 (0.63%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 8 (0.56%) Cognos TM1
6 7 (0.49%) Sage 200
7 5 (0.35%) Magento
8 4 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
9 2 (0.14%) Remedy ITSM
10 1 (0.069%) Summit
10 1 (0.069%) Changepoint
10 1 (0.069%) Retail-J
10 1 (0.069%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 60 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 32 (2.22%) Office 365
3 10 (0.69%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (0.63%) SaaS
5 5 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.21%) GitHub
6 3 (0.21%) Google Apps
7 2 (0.14%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.14%) PaaS
7 2 (0.14%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.14%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.069%) Google App Engine
8 1 (0.069%) Amazon EMR
8 1 (0.069%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 56 (3.89%) TCP/IP
2 45 (3.13%) DNS
3 39 (2.71%) Internet
4 32 (2.22%) Firewall
5 31 (2.15%) SAN
6 28 (1.94%) DHCP
7 21 (1.46%) WAN
8 17 (1.18%) LAN
9 15 (1.04%) Intranet
10 12 (0.83%) VoIP
11 11 (0.76%) LDAP
12 8 (0.56%) SSL
12 8 (0.56%) VLAN
12 8 (0.56%) NAS
13 7 (0.49%) PBX
14 5 (0.35%) SMTP
14 5 (0.35%) VPN
14 5 (0.35%) SSH
15 3 (0.21%) Wireless
15 3 (0.21%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 257 (17.85%) SQL Server 2008
2 212 (14.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 190 (13.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 170 (11.81%) SQL Server 2012
5 140 (9.72%) Data Warehouse
6 128 (8.89%) SQL Server 2005
7 115 (7.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 95 (6.60%) NoSQL
9 63 (4.38%) Relational Database
10 55 (3.82%) MySQL
11 27 (1.88%) DB2
12 19 (1.32%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 18 (1.25%) Big Data
14 13 (0.90%) VLDB
14 13 (0.90%) OLAP
14 13 (0.90%) Crystal Reports
14 13 (0.90%) RDBMS
15 12 (0.83%) MS Access
16 11 (0.76%) Oracle Database
16 11 (0.76%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 103 (7.15%) Visual Studio
2 102 (7.08%) Team Foundation Server
3 97 (6.74%) Git (software)
4 70 (4.86%) NUnit
5 50 (3.47%) Moq
6 45 (3.13%) Rhino Mocks
7 28 (1.94%) Subversion
8 25 (1.74%) MSTest
9 18 (1.25%) CruiseControl
10 13 (0.90%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 9 (0.63%) Selenium
12 7 (0.49%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 7 (0.49%) Jenkins
12 7 (0.49%) MSBuild
13 6 (0.42%) AccuRev
14 5 (0.35%) Aptana Studio
15 4 (0.28%) TestComplete
15 4 (0.28%) Oracle Forms
15 4 (0.28%) TeamCity
15 4 (0.28%) SoapUI
General
1 148 (10.28%) Finance
2 93 (6.46%) Retail
3 66 (4.58%) Marketing
4 46 (3.19%) Games
5 24 (1.67%) Back Office
6 17 (1.18%) Law
7 14 (0.97%) Telecoms
8 13 (0.90%) Legal
8 13 (0.90%) Advertising
9 11 (0.76%) Manufacturing
10 8 (0.56%) Automotive
10 8 (0.56%) Banking
10 8 (0.56%) Music Industry
11 6 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
12 5 (0.35%) Multimedia
13 4 (0.28%) Billing
13 4 (0.28%) Financial Institution
14 3 (0.21%) French Language
15 1 (0.069%) German Language
15 1 (0.069%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 932 (64.72%) Developer
2 344 (23.89%) .NET Developer
3 257 (17.85%) C# Developer
4 207 (14.38%) Software Developer
5 183 (12.71%) C# .NET Developer
6 151 (10.49%) Senior Developer
7 129 (8.96%) Analyst
8 125 (8.68%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 95 (6.60%) DBA
10 93 (6.46%) Web Developer
10 93 (6.46%) ASP.NET Developer
11 71 (4.93%) SQL DBA
12 68 (4.72%) Applications Support
13 62 (4.31%) Junior
14 61 (4.24%) Senior C# Developer
15 50 (3.47%) Support Analyst
16 49 (3.40%) Junior Developer
16 49 (3.40%) Team Leader
17 48 (3.33%) Senior Software Developer
18 47 (3.26%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 898 (62.36%) .NET
2 643 (44.65%) ASP.NET
3 436 (30.28%) HTML
4 392 (27.22%) CSS
5 343 (23.82%) ASP.NET MVC
6 301 (20.90%) jQuery
7 273 (18.96%) .NET Framework
8 240 (16.67%) WCF
9 216 (15.00%) XML
10 192 (13.33%) Web Services
11 133 (9.24%) Entity Framework
12 123 (8.54%) Ajax
12 123 (8.54%) ASP.NET Web API
13 122 (8.47%) RESTful
14 109 (7.57%) WinForms
15 97 (6.74%) HTML5
16 90 (6.25%) XSLT
17 86 (5.97%) CSS3
18 85 (5.90%) WPF
19 77 (5.35%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 113 (7.85%) Analytical Skills
2 65 (4.51%) Enterprise Software
3 55 (3.82%) Clustering
4 53 (3.68%) Computer Science
5 36 (2.50%) Mathematics
6 29 (2.01%) N-Tier
7 27 (1.88%) Mobile App
8 25 (1.74%) Management Information System
9 21 (1.46%) Credit Risk
10 20 (1.39%) Replication
10 20 (1.39%) Inversion of Control
11 18 (1.25%) User Experience
11 18 (1.25%) Smartcard
12 16 (1.11%) Open Source
13 13 (0.90%) NHS
14 12 (0.83%) Client/Server
15 11 (0.76%) Tandem
15 11 (0.76%) PKI
15 11 (0.76%) Graphic Design
15 11 (0.76%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 357 (24.79%) Windows
2 121 (8.40%) Windows Server 2008
3 79 (5.49%) Linux
4 68 (4.72%) Windows Server 2012
5 28 (1.94%) Windows 7
6 24 (1.67%) Android
7 22 (1.53%) Windows Server 2003
8 19 (1.32%) Windows 8
9 17 (1.18%) UNIX
10 14 (0.97%) Apple iOS
11 9 (0.63%) BlackBerry OS
11 9 (0.63%) Windows XP
12 7 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 6 (0.42%) Ubuntu
14 3 (0.21%) Windows Mobile
14 3 (0.21%) Windows 2000 Server
15 2 (0.14%) Oracle Linux
16 1 (0.069%) CentOS
16 1 (0.069%) Debian
16 1 (0.069%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 474 (32.92%) MVC
2 393 (27.29%) Agile Software Development
3 233 (16.18%) TDD
4 161 (11.18%) Web Application Development
5 159 (11.04%) Business Intelligence
6 141 (9.79%) BDD
7 127 (8.82%) Scrum
8 105 (7.29%) Software Engineering
9 99 (6.88%) ETL
10 98 (6.81%) OO
11 90 (6.25%) Mentoring
12 84 (5.83%) Continuous Integration
13 74 (5.14%) Disaster Recovery
14 72 (5.00%) Web Development
15 58 (4.03%) Performance Tuning
16 47 (3.26%) CRM
17 45 (3.13%) E-Commerce
17 45 (3.13%) OOP
17 45 (3.13%) Coaching
18 42 (2.92%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 830 (57.64%) C#
2 709 (49.24%) SQL
3 447 (31.04%) JavaScript
4 288 (20.00%) T-SQL
5 198 (13.75%) VB.NET
6 106 (7.36%) Java
7 85 (5.90%) Ruby
8 80 (5.56%) VB
9 45 (3.13%) PowerShell
10 29 (2.01%) PHP
11 26 (1.81%) C++
12 21 (1.46%) VB6
13 14 (0.97%) C
14 12 (0.83%) COBOL
14 12 (0.83%) JCL
14 12 (0.83%) XPath
15 11 (0.76%) VBA
16 10 (0.69%) VBScript
16 10 (0.69%) NATURAL
17 9 (0.63%) Python
Qualifications
1 140 (9.72%) Degree
2 57 (3.96%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (1.11%) Security Cleared
4 10 (0.69%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (0.69%) MCSD
5 8 (0.56%) MCTS
6 7 (0.49%) MCITP
6 7 (0.49%) SC Cleared
6 7 (0.49%) CCNP
6 7 (0.49%) MCP
7 6 (0.42%) MCDBA
7 6 (0.42%) MCSE
8 5 (0.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (0.28%) VCP5
10 3 (0.21%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (0.21%) CCNA
10 3 (0.21%) ISEB
11 2 (0.14%) MCSA
11 2 (0.14%) Oracle Certification
11 2 (0.14%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (3.06%) QA
2 13 (0.90%) SLA
3 12 (0.83%) ISO 9001
3 12 (0.83%) PCI DSS
4 10 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.21%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.14%) HIPAA
6 2 (0.14%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 2 (0.14%) TickIT
7 1 (0.069%) HL7
7 1 (0.069%) DICOM
System Software
1 109 (7.57%) Active Directory
2 76 (5.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 58 (4.03%) Hyper-V
4 17 (1.18%) vSphere
5 9 (0.63%) Firmware
6 3 (0.21%) XenApp
7 2 (0.14%) VMware Workstation
7 2 (0.14%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 2 (0.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (0.069%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.069%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (0.069%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.069%) HDFS
8 1 (0.069%) XenServer
8 1 (0.069%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.069%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.069%) RACF
Systems Management
1 61 (4.24%) SCCM
2 23 (1.60%) SCOM
3 8 (0.56%) CA Endevor
4 2 (0.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (0.14%) Nagios
5 1 (0.069%) ARCserve
5 1 (0.069%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.069%) WSUS
5 1 (0.069%) HP Operations Orchestration
5 1 (0.069%) Puppet
5 1 (0.069%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.069%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.069%) SCSM
Vendors
1 492 (34.17%) Microsoft
2 123 (8.54%) Oracle
3 101 (7.01%) VMware
4 33 (2.29%) HP
5 32 (2.22%) Altiris
6 30 (2.08%) Cognos
7 29 (2.01%) Dell
8 27 (1.88%) IBM
9 24 (1.67%) SAP
9 24 (1.67%) Cisco
10 21 (1.46%) Citrix
11 19 (1.32%) Google
12 15 (1.04%) Sage
13 13 (0.90%) Business Objects
14 12 (0.83%) Facebook
14 12 (0.83%) Twitter
15 11 (0.76%) Red Gate
15 11 (0.76%) EMC
16 10 (0.69%) Sybase
17 9 (0.63%) Tableau
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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