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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
England / East Midlands
Rank 8 8 5
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 512 605 674
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 17.78% 19.14% 21.33%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 54.24% 56.91% 60.12%
Number of salaries quoted 436 531 608
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £50,000 £48,400
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
944 1063 1121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 32.79% 33.63% 35.47%
Number of salaries quoted 791 837 964
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £52,500 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the East Midlands region citing SQL Server as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 24 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire -6 177 £40,000 - 29
Northamptonshire +5 149 £42,500 +6.25% 24
Leicestershire +1 126 £40,000 -2.43% 23
Derbyshire -1 56 £44,000 +22.22% 13
Lincolnshire -19 3 £38,000 +1.33% 3
SQL Server
England

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, IT jobs citing SQL Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 613 (59.51%) .NET
2 591 (57.38%) C#
3 444 (43.11%) SQL
4 432 (41.94%) ASP.NET
5 408 (39.61%) Agile Software Development
6 344 (33.40%) MVC
7 332 (32.23%) Microsoft
8 285 (27.67%) JavaScript
9 264 (25.63%) HTML
10 260 (25.24%) CSS
11 235 (22.82%) ASP.NET MVC
12 199 (19.32%) .NET Framework
13 190 (18.45%) T-SQL
14 165 (16.02%) Windows
15 159 (15.44%) TDD
16 158 (15.34%) Business Intelligence
17 149 (14.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 145 (14.08%) MS Excel
19 141 (13.69%) ASP.NET Web API
20 140 (13.59%) Degree
21 138 (13.40%) SQL Server 2014
22 136 (13.20%) Data Warehouse
23 131 (12.72%) Web Development
24 128 (12.43%) jQuery
25 126 (12.23%) WCF
26 122 (11.84%) SQL Server 2008
26 122 (11.84%) Git (software)
27 121 (11.75%) Scrum
28 116 (11.26%) ASP.NET MVC 5
29 114 (11.07%) AngularJS

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 70 (6.80%) IIS
2 55 (5.34%) SharePoint
3 34 (3.30%) BizTalk Server
4 29 (2.82%) SAS
5 28 (2.72%) CMS
6 17 (1.65%) Skype for Business
7 15 (1.46%) Elasticsearch
7 15 (1.46%) WebLogic
8 12 (1.17%) MS Exchange
9 11 (1.07%) Tomcat
9 11 (1.07%) WebSphere
10 9 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2010
10 9 (0.87%) Oracle Application Server
11 8 (0.78%) JBoss
11 8 (0.78%) Jetty
12 7 (0.68%) Oracle UPK
13 5 (0.49%) Alfresco
14 4 (0.39%) Apache Solr
14 4 (0.39%) OpenStack
14 4 (0.39%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 145 (14.08%) MS Excel
2 25 (2.43%) MS Office
3 15 (1.46%) Adobe Illustrator
4 14 (1.36%) SPSS
5 12 (1.17%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (0.49%) Photoshop
6 5 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (0.97%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.49%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (0.49%) Payment Gateway
3 4 (0.39%) PeopleSoft CRM
3 4 (0.39%) PeopleSoft HCM
4 2 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.19%) Tesseract
5 1 (0.097%) Magento
5 1 (0.097%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.097%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.097%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 76 (7.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 27 (2.62%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (2.62%) Sage Pay
3 22 (2.14%) Office 365
4 16 (1.55%) IaaS
5 14 (1.36%) PaaS
6 11 (1.07%) Amazon EC2
7 10 (0.97%) Google Cloud Platform
8 9 (0.87%) SaaS
9 8 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
9 8 (0.78%) Google Play
10 3 (0.29%) Amazon S3
10 3 (0.29%) Amazon SQS
10 3 (0.29%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 2 (0.19%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 33 (3.20%) WAN
2 31 (3.01%) Firewall
2 31 (3.01%) SAN
3 28 (2.72%) LAN
4 17 (1.65%) DNS
5 16 (1.55%) DHCP
5 16 (1.55%) Skype
5 16 (1.55%) VoIP
6 15 (1.46%) Wireless
7 13 (1.26%) Internet
7 13 (1.26%) Intranet
7 13 (1.26%) MPLS
8 12 (1.17%) Wi-Fi
9 8 (0.78%) VLAN
10 7 (0.68%) Remote Desktop
10 7 (0.68%) Unified Communications
11 6 (0.58%) LDAP
12 5 (0.49%) TCP/IP
13 4 (0.39%) VPN
14 3 (0.29%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 149 (14.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 138 (13.40%) SQL Server 2014
3 136 (13.20%) Data Warehouse
4 122 (11.84%) SQL Server 2008
5 92 (8.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 88 (8.54%) SQL Server 2012
7 79 (7.67%) NoSQL
8 65 (6.31%) MySQL
9 61 (5.92%) MongoDB
10 58 (5.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 52 (5.05%) Relational Database
12 45 (4.37%) SQL Server 2016
13 37 (3.59%) SQL Server 2005
14 35 (3.40%) Oracle Database
15 27 (2.62%) Power BI
16 26 (2.52%) Big Data
17 22 (2.14%) PostgreSQL
17 22 (2.14%) SSDT
18 20 (1.94%) RDBMS
19 19 (1.84%) DTS
Development Applications
1 122 (11.84%) Git (software)
2 94 (9.13%) Visual Studio
3 74 (7.18%) Team Foundation Server
4 43 (4.17%) Subversion
5 24 (2.33%) Selenium
6 23 (2.23%) NUnit
6 23 (2.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 18 (1.75%) SpecFlow
8 15 (1.46%) Cucumber
8 15 (1.46%) Rhino Mocks
9 13 (1.26%) CruiseControl
9 13 (1.26%) Octopus Deploy
10 12 (1.17%) Jenkins
10 12 (1.17%) MSBuild
11 10 (0.97%) TeamCity
12 9 (0.87%) JIRA
12 9 (0.87%) Oracle APEX
12 9 (0.87%) Oracle Forms
13 7 (0.68%) Mercurial
13 7 (0.68%) MSTest
General
1 88 (8.54%) Finance
2 43 (4.17%) Retail
3 37 (3.59%) Games
4 23 (2.23%) Advertising
5 22 (2.14%) Marketing
6 19 (1.84%) Telecoms
7 15 (1.46%) Banking
8 14 (1.36%) Manufacturing
9 10 (0.97%) Publishing
10 9 (0.87%) Legal
11 8 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
12 6 (0.58%) Automotive
13 4 (0.39%) Back Office
13 4 (0.39%) Local Government
14 3 (0.29%) Billing
14 3 (0.29%) Financial Institution
14 3 (0.29%) Law
15 2 (0.19%) Corporate Banking
16 1 (0.097%) Electronics
16 1 (0.097%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 622 (60.39%) Developer
2 373 (36.21%) .NET Developer
3 280 (27.18%) C# Developer
4 232 (22.52%) C# .NET Developer
5 180 (17.48%) ASP.NET Developer
6 159 (15.44%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 114 (11.07%) DBA
8 109 (10.58%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 94 (9.13%) SQL DBA
10 89 (8.64%) SQL Developer
11 78 (7.57%) Analyst
12 76 (7.38%) Software Developer
13 68 (6.60%) Junior
14 67 (6.50%) Senior Developer
15 65 (6.31%) Administrator
16 62 (6.02%) .NET Software Developer
17 60 (5.83%) SQL Server DBA
18 59 (5.73%) C# Software Developer
19 53 (5.15%) Junior Developer
20 52 (5.05%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 613 (59.51%) .NET
2 432 (41.94%) ASP.NET
3 264 (25.63%) HTML
4 260 (25.24%) CSS
5 235 (22.82%) ASP.NET MVC
6 199 (19.32%) .NET Framework
7 141 (13.69%) ASP.NET Web API
8 128 (12.43%) jQuery
9 126 (12.23%) WCF
10 116 (11.26%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 114 (11.07%) AngularJS
12 113 (10.97%) Entity Framework
13 84 (8.16%) RESTful
13 84 (8.16%) Web Services
14 82 (7.96%) HTML5
14 82 (7.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 75 (7.28%) Node.js
16 70 (6.80%) XML
17 66 (6.41%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 57 (5.53%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 79 (7.67%) Computer Science
2 68 (6.60%) Analytical Skills
3 58 (5.63%) Enterprise Software
4 30 (2.91%) Clustering
5 28 (2.72%) Data Centre
6 24 (2.33%) Replication
7 21 (2.04%) Graphic Design
7 21 (2.04%) iPad
8 19 (1.84%) Mobile App
9 18 (1.75%) Fintech
10 17 (1.65%) Mathematics
11 16 (1.55%) NHS
11 16 (1.55%) User Experience
12 15 (1.46%) Private Cloud
13 12 (1.17%) Management Information System
14 11 (1.07%) Client/Server
14 11 (1.07%) Data Integration
14 11 (1.07%) iPhone
15 9 (0.87%) FlexPod
16 8 (0.78%) Blockchain
Operating Systems
1 165 (16.02%) Windows
2 74 (7.18%) Windows Server
3 38 (3.69%) Linux
4 28 (2.72%) Windows Server 2008
5 26 (2.52%) Windows Server 2012
6 23 (2.23%) Unix
7 22 (2.14%) Android
8 14 (1.36%) Apple iOS
9 11 (1.07%) Windows Server 2003
10 8 (0.78%) AIX
11 5 (0.49%) Windows 7
12 4 (0.39%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.19%) CentOS
14 1 (0.097%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.097%) Solaris
14 1 (0.097%) VMS
14 1 (0.097%) Windows 10
14 1 (0.097%) Windows 2000
14 1 (0.097%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.097%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 408 (39.61%) Agile Software Development
2 344 (33.40%) MVC
3 159 (15.44%) TDD
4 158 (15.34%) Business Intelligence
5 131 (12.72%) Web Development
6 121 (11.75%) Scrum
7 102 (9.90%) Software Engineering
8 100 (9.71%) OO
9 91 (8.83%) Web Application Development
10 85 (8.25%) BDD
11 83 (8.06%) ETL
12 67 (6.50%) Continuous Integration
13 66 (6.41%) ITIL
13 66 (6.41%) SDLC
14 61 (5.92%) Mentoring
14 61 (5.92%) Performance Tuning
15 52 (5.05%) CRM
16 50 (4.85%) Continuous Improvement
17 48 (4.66%) Kanban
18 42 (4.08%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 591 (57.38%) C#
2 444 (43.11%) SQL
3 285 (27.67%) JavaScript
4 190 (18.45%) T-SQL
5 110 (10.68%) VB.NET
6 82 (7.96%) VB
7 55 (5.34%) Ruby
8 34 (3.30%) Java
9 22 (2.14%) PowerShell
10 20 (1.94%) VBA
11 18 (1.75%) Shell Script
11 18 (1.75%) VB6
12 16 (1.55%) PHP
13 13 (1.26%) ES6
14 12 (1.17%) Python
15 10 (0.97%) C++
16 8 (0.78%) Bash Shell
16 8 (0.78%) F#
16 8 (0.78%) Go
16 8 (0.78%) Perl
Qualifications
1 140 (13.59%) Degree
2 35 (3.40%) Microsoft Certification
3 30 (2.91%) Security Cleared
4 19 (1.84%) MCSE
4 19 (1.84%) SC Cleared
5 18 (1.75%) CCNA
5 18 (1.75%) Cisco Certification
6 11 (1.07%) ISEB
7 10 (0.97%) PMP
8 8 (0.78%) PMI Certification
9 7 (0.68%) CCNP
9 7 (0.68%) MCITP
10 5 (0.49%) MCSA
11 4 (0.39%) CISSP
11 4 (0.39%) CompTIA Security+
11 4 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (0.39%) MCP
11 4 (0.39%) PhD
11 4 (0.39%) Security+ Certification
12 3 (0.29%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (4.66%) QA
2 20 (1.94%) PCI DSS
3 18 (1.75%) SLA
4 11 (1.07%) Data Quality
5 4 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.19%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 57 (5.53%) Active Directory
2 41 (3.98%) Hyper-V
3 24 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (1.46%) Virtual Machines
5 8 (0.78%) Oracle RAC
5 8 (0.78%) Terminal Services
6 5 (0.49%) Docker
7 2 (0.19%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 2 (0.19%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (0.19%) vSphere
8 1 (0.097%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.097%) Terminal Server
8 1 (0.097%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.097%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.097%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 15 (1.46%) SCCM
2 12 (1.17%) Kibana
3 10 (0.97%) Oracle RMAN
3 10 (0.97%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 9 (0.87%) HP Data Protector
5 8 (0.78%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 8 (0.78%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 8 (0.78%) SCVMM
5 8 (0.78%) WSUS
6 7 (0.68%) Backup Exec
6 7 (0.68%) NetBackup
6 7 (0.68%) SCDPM
7 6 (0.58%) SCOM
8 5 (0.49%) Microsoft Clustering
9 4 (0.39%) Ansible
9 4 (0.39%) Failover Clustering
9 4 (0.39%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 4 (0.39%) logstash
9 4 (0.39%) Opscode Chef
9 4 (0.39%) Salt
Vendors
1 332 (32.23%) Microsoft
2 89 (8.64%) Oracle
3 56 (5.44%) Cisco
4 33 (3.20%) Tableau
5 32 (3.11%) HP
6 30 (2.91%) VMware
7 29 (2.82%) SAP
8 28 (2.72%) IBM
9 27 (2.62%) NetApp
10 20 (1.94%) Google
11 18 (1.75%) Citrix
12 16 (1.55%) EMC
13 14 (1.36%) Adobe
14 11 (1.07%) Dell
14 11 (1.07%) Meraki
15 9 (0.87%) hybris
16 8 (0.78%) BMC
16 8 (0.78%) CheckPoint
16 8 (0.78%) Cognos
16 8 (0.78%) Juniper
Leicester, Leicestershire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £23,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Mansfield, Nottinghamshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Premier IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £22k - 25k per year + Pension
Posted: 8 hours ago
Coalville, Leicestershire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 Per Annum 35K-50K
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Searchability
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Private Medical Care, 24 Holidays
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Daventry, Northamptonshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Searchability
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Up to 3 days a week home working
Posted: Yesterday
Mansfield, Nottinghamshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Northamptonshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 20-30k
Posted: 4 days ago
Daventry, Northamptonshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hinckley, Leicestershire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Sleaford, Lincolnshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago