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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 4 5 3
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 686 970 821
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 21.55% 26.08% 28.59%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 62.99% 68.65% 71.70%
Number of salaries quoted 611 863 760
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,800
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £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
1089 1413 1145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 34.21% 37.98% 39.87%
Number of salaries quoted 934 1219 1051
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 March 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 March 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
Leicestershire +1 221 £40,000 +2.56% 46
Nottinghamshire -2 214 £40,000 - 40
Northamptonshire 0 119 £40,000 +6.66% 21
Derbyshire 0 86 £37,500 - 13
Lincolnshire +5 29 £35,000 - 7
SQL Server
England

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 March 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.

1 904 (62.73%) .NET
2 839 (58.22%) C#
3 714 (49.55%) SQL
4 619 (42.96%) ASP.NET
5 474 (32.89%) HTML
6 459 (31.85%) Microsoft
7 449 (31.16%) JavaScript
8 442 (30.67%) MVC
9 404 (28.04%) CSS
9 404 (28.04%) Windows
10 388 (26.93%) Agile Software Development
11 332 (23.04%) ASP.NET MVC
12 326 (22.62%) jQuery
13 262 (18.18%) .NET Framework
14 257 (17.83%) SQL Server 2008
15 250 (17.35%) XML
16 248 (17.21%) T-SQL
17 232 (16.10%) MS Excel
18 229 (15.89%) TDD
19 224 (15.54%) WCF
20 204 (14.16%) VB.NET
21 196 (13.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
22 183 (12.70%) Degree
23 182 (12.63%) Web Services
24 168 (11.66%) SQL Server 2012
25 166 (11.52%) IIS
26 157 (10.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
27 154 (10.69%) Web Application Development
28 152 (10.55%) Oracle
29 143 (9.92%) Scrum

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

For the 6 months to 3 March 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
1 166 (11.52%) IIS
2 87 (6.04%) Node.js
3 83 (5.76%) SharePoint
4 61 (4.23%) MS Exchange
5 32 (2.22%) CMS
6 22 (1.53%) SharePoint Server
7 17 (1.18%) DNN
8 16 (1.11%) Lync
9 15 (1.04%) JBoss
10 14 (0.97%) Apache
10 14 (0.97%) SharePoint 2010
10 14 (0.97%) SharePoint 2013
11 11 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2010
12 9 (0.62%) SAS
13 8 (0.56%) Tomcat
14 7 (0.49%) WebSphere
14 7 (0.49%) nginx
15 6 (0.42%) BizTalk Server
15 6 (0.42%) WebLogic
15 6 (0.42%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 232 (16.10%) MS Excel
2 40 (2.78%) MS Office
3 11 (0.76%) InfoPath
4 8 (0.56%) PowerPivot
4 8 (0.56%) Photoshop
5 7 (0.49%) Fireworks
5 7 (0.49%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (0.21%) PrintSoft PReS
7 2 (0.14%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.14%) SPSS
8 1 (0.069%) MS PowerPoint
8 1 (0.069%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 28 (1.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (0.76%) Dynamics NAV
3 7 (0.49%) Sage 200
4 6 (0.42%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 5 (0.35%) Magento
6 2 (0.14%) Remedy ITSM
6 2 (0.14%) SAP SRM
6 2 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.069%) Changepoint
7 1 (0.069%) Maximo
7 1 (0.069%) Summit
7 1 (0.069%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 45 (3.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (1.25%) Office 365
3 14 (0.97%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (0.69%) SaaS
5 6 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (0.28%) Google Apps
7 3 (0.21%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.14%) GitHub
8 2 (0.14%) ElastiCache
8 2 (0.14%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 2 (0.14%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.14%) PaaS
8 2 (0.14%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.069%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.069%) Google App Engine
9 1 (0.069%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 55 (3.82%) TCP/IP
2 47 (3.26%) DNS
3 40 (2.78%) Internet
4 27 (1.87%) Firewall
5 26 (1.80%) DHCP
6 23 (1.60%) SAN
7 20 (1.39%) WAN
8 18 (1.25%) LDAP
9 13 (0.90%) Intranet
10 12 (0.83%) VLAN
10 12 (0.83%) LAN
11 8 (0.56%) VoIP
11 8 (0.56%) VPN
12 6 (0.42%) SSL
13 5 (0.35%) SMTP
13 5 (0.35%) SSH
14 3 (0.21%) IP Telephony
14 3 (0.21%) CTI
15 2 (0.14%) PBX
15 2 (0.14%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 257 (17.83%) SQL Server 2008
2 196 (13.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 168 (11.66%) SQL Server 2012
4 157 (10.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 112 (7.77%) Data Warehouse
6 106 (7.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 104 (7.22%) SQL Server 2005
8 83 (5.76%) NoSQL
9 61 (4.23%) MySQL
10 47 (3.26%) Relational Database
11 22 (1.53%) DB2
12 20 (1.39%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 19 (1.32%) Oracle Database
14 18 (1.25%) Big Data
14 18 (1.25%) Crystal Reports
15 15 (1.04%) MS Access
16 14 (0.97%) Data Mining
17 13 (0.90%) OLAP
18 11 (0.76%) DTS
19 9 (0.62%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 137 (9.51%) Visual Studio
2 93 (6.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 89 (6.18%) Git (software)
4 60 (4.16%) NUnit
5 51 (3.54%) Rhino Mocks
6 39 (2.71%) Moq
7 29 (2.01%) Subversion
8 26 (1.80%) CruiseControl
9 17 (1.18%) MSTest
10 16 (1.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 11 (0.76%) MSBuild
12 8 (0.56%) Selenium
13 7 (0.49%) Jenkins
14 6 (0.42%) SoapUI
14 6 (0.42%) AccuRev
15 5 (0.35%) TestComplete
15 5 (0.35%) Firebug
15 5 (0.35%) Fiddler
15 5 (0.35%) Aptana Studio
15 5 (0.35%) Oracle Forms
General
1 137 (9.51%) Finance
2 83 (5.76%) Retail
3 55 (3.82%) Marketing
4 40 (2.78%) Games
5 20 (1.39%) Back Office
6 16 (1.11%) Legal
7 15 (1.04%) Advertising
8 14 (0.97%) Telecoms
9 13 (0.90%) Law
10 9 (0.62%) Multimedia
11 8 (0.56%) Music Industry
12 7 (0.49%) Financial Institution
13 6 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
13 6 (0.42%) Manufacturing
14 5 (0.35%) Banking
15 4 (0.28%) Aerospace
16 3 (0.21%) Automotive
16 3 (0.21%) French Language
17 2 (0.14%) Local Government
18 1 (0.069%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 940 (65.23%) Developer
2 359 (24.91%) .NET Developer
3 294 (20.40%) C# Developer
4 213 (14.78%) C# .NET Developer
5 186 (12.91%) Software Developer
6 162 (11.24%) Senior Developer
7 152 (10.55%) Analyst
8 132 (9.16%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 100 (6.94%) DBA
10 95 (6.59%) Web Developer
11 94 (6.52%) ASP.NET Developer
12 84 (5.83%) SQL DBA
13 83 (5.76%) Senior C# Developer
14 61 (4.23%) Junior
15 59 (4.09%) Applications Support
16 57 (3.96%) Team Leader
17 53 (3.68%) SQL Developer
18 51 (3.54%) Junior Developer
19 43 (2.98%) Support Analyst
20 42 (2.91%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 904 (62.73%) .NET
2 619 (42.96%) ASP.NET
3 474 (32.89%) HTML
4 404 (28.04%) CSS
5 332 (23.04%) ASP.NET MVC
6 326 (22.62%) jQuery
7 262 (18.18%) .NET Framework
8 250 (17.35%) XML
9 224 (15.54%) WCF
10 182 (12.63%) Web Services
11 131 (9.09%) RESTful
12 130 (9.02%) WinForms
13 126 (8.74%) Ajax
13 126 (8.74%) HTML5
14 115 (7.98%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 108 (7.49%) WPF
16 106 (7.36%) ASP.NET Web API
17 91 (6.32%) XSLT
18 90 (6.25%) CSS3
19 68 (4.72%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 99 (6.87%) Analytical Skills
2 73 (5.07%) Computer Science
3 67 (4.65%) Enterprise Software
4 50 (3.47%) Mathematics
5 44 (3.05%) Clustering
6 40 (2.78%) N-Tier
7 32 (2.22%) Smartcard
8 24 (1.67%) User Experience
9 23 (1.60%) Mobile App
10 21 (1.46%) Management Information System
11 18 (1.25%) PKI
12 17 (1.18%) Inversion of Control
13 16 (1.11%) NHS
13 16 (1.11%) Blackberry
14 15 (1.04%) Tandem
14 15 (1.04%) Credit Risk
14 15 (1.04%) Streaming Music
14 15 (1.04%) Open Source
15 12 (0.83%) Replication
16 11 (0.76%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 404 (28.04%) Windows
2 124 (8.61%) Windows Server 2008
3 80 (5.55%) Linux
4 67 (4.65%) Windows Server 2012
5 35 (2.43%) Windows Server 2003
6 33 (2.29%) Android
7 28 (1.94%) Windows 7
8 25 (1.73%) Apple iOS
9 20 (1.39%) UNIX
10 18 (1.25%) Windows 8
11 16 (1.11%) BlackBerry OS
12 6 (0.42%) Ubuntu
13 5 (0.35%) Windows XP
14 3 (0.21%) Windows 2000 Server
14 3 (0.21%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 2 (0.14%) CentOS
15 2 (0.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 2 (0.14%) Windows Vista
15 2 (0.14%) AIX
16 1 (0.069%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 442 (30.67%) MVC
2 388 (26.93%) Agile Software Development
3 229 (15.89%) TDD
4 154 (10.69%) Web Application Development
5 143 (9.92%) Scrum
6 140 (9.72%) Business Intelligence
7 127 (8.81%) BDD
8 106 (7.36%) OO
9 103 (7.15%) Software Engineering
10 86 (5.97%) Continuous Integration
11 76 (5.27%) Web Development
11 76 (5.27%) Mentoring
12 72 (5.00%) ETL
13 70 (4.86%) Disaster Recovery
14 53 (3.68%) E-Commerce
14 53 (3.68%) Coaching
15 52 (3.61%) ITIL
16 51 (3.54%) OOP
17 46 (3.19%) Performance Tuning
18 44 (3.05%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 839 (58.22%) C#
2 714 (49.55%) SQL
3 449 (31.16%) JavaScript
4 248 (17.21%) T-SQL
5 204 (14.16%) VB.NET
6 106 (7.36%) Java
7 83 (5.76%) VB
8 79 (5.48%) Ruby
9 46 (3.19%) C++
10 44 (3.05%) PowerShell
11 42 (2.91%) PHP
12 28 (1.94%) XPath
13 25 (1.73%) C
14 16 (1.11%) VB6
15 15 (1.04%) VBScript
16 14 (0.97%) VBA
17 12 (0.83%) Python
17 12 (0.83%) PHP5
18 11 (0.76%) XAML
19 9 (0.62%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 183 (12.70%) Degree
2 71 (4.93%) Microsoft Certification
3 47 (3.26%) VCP4
4 20 (1.39%) Security Cleared
5 12 (0.83%) MCSD
6 9 (0.62%) ITIL Certification
6 9 (0.62%) MCITP
7 8 (0.56%) MCTS
7 8 (0.56%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (0.49%) CCNA
8 7 (0.49%) MCSE
8 7 (0.49%) SC Cleared
9 6 (0.42%) MCP
9 6 (0.42%) ISEB
10 5 (0.35%) MCSA
10 5 (0.35%) MCDBA
10 5 (0.35%) ISTQB
11 4 (0.28%) DV Cleared
12 3 (0.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 3 (0.21%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (3.05%) QA
2 18 (1.25%) SLA
3 13 (0.90%) ISO 9001
4 11 (0.76%) PCI DSS
5 10 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 7 (0.49%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.14%) HIPAA
7 2 (0.14%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 1 (0.069%) TickIT
8 1 (0.069%) HL7
8 1 (0.069%) DICOM
System Software
1 102 (7.08%) Active Directory
2 67 (4.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 55 (3.82%) Hyper-V
4 14 (0.97%) vSphere
5 13 (0.90%) Firmware
6 3 (0.21%) XenApp
7 2 (0.14%) Terminal Services
7 2 (0.14%) vCloud
7 2 (0.14%) VMware Workstation
7 2 (0.14%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 2 (0.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (0.069%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (0.069%) KVM
8 1 (0.069%) HDFS
8 1 (0.069%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.069%) RACF
8 1 (0.069%) XenServer
8 1 (0.069%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 46 (3.19%) SCCM
2 23 (1.60%) SCOM
3 3 (0.21%) CA Endevor
4 2 (0.14%) SCOrch
4 2 (0.14%) SCSM
4 2 (0.14%) Tivoli
4 2 (0.14%) Nagios
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%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 459 (31.85%) Microsoft
2 152 (10.55%) Oracle
3 88 (6.11%) VMware
4 31 (2.15%) HP
5 28 (1.94%) SAP
5 28 (1.94%) Altiris
6 26 (1.80%) Cisco
7 25 (1.73%) Dell
8 21 (1.46%) Business Objects
9 20 (1.39%) IBM
9 20 (1.39%) Citrix
10 18 (1.25%) Sage
11 15 (1.04%) EMC
11 15 (1.04%) Cognos
12 14 (0.97%) Twitter
13 13 (0.90%) Tableau
13 13 (0.90%) Google
14 12 (0.83%) Facebook
15 8 (0.56%) Xamarin
15 8 (0.56%) Sitecore
Derby, Derbyshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits and Training
Posted: 49 minutes ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: £42,000 per annum + bonus, pension, other fantastic bens
Posted: 2 hours ago
Hinckley, Leicestershire
Peninsula
Salary: £0.00 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 2 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £15000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Computer People
Salary: £20000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 41k per year
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum plus Car Allowance and benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Northamptonshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Spalding, Lincolnshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £32,000 to £42,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Computer People
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Computer People
Salary: £30000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + exceptional benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Brackley, Northamptonshire
Easy Web Recruitment - The Property Software Group
Posted: 23 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35-45k
Posted: Yesterday
Derby, Derbyshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Derby, Derbyshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Harnham
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday