The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the East Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 4 3 3
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 980 849 856
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 24.73% 27.54% 24.35%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 66.08% 72.44% 69.93%
Number of salaries quoted 874 784 811
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,100 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1483 1172 1224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 37.42% 38.01% 34.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1288 1059 1149
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
SQL Server
England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire +1 296 £39,000 +11.42% 18
Nottinghamshire -4 276 £40,000 +6.66% 30
Derbyshire -2 183 £37,500 +7.14% 17
Northamptonshire -2 167 £37,500 +14.50% 16
Lincolnshire -3 29 £35,000 - 3
SQL Server
England

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 1438 (74.16%) .NET
2 1334 (68.80%) C#
3 969 (49.97%) ASP.NET
4 901 (46.47%) SQL
5 723 (37.29%) Microsoft
6 690 (35.59%) HTML
7 677 (34.91%) MVC
8 624 (32.18%) CSS
9 609 (31.41%) Windows
10 593 (30.58%) JavaScript
11 532 (27.44%) jQuery
12 510 (26.30%) SQL Server 2008
13 489 (25.22%) ASP.NET MVC
14 468 (24.14%) XML
15 428 (22.07%) SQL Server 2012
16 363 (18.72%) Ajax
17 354 (18.26%) Web Services
18 343 (17.69%) Visual Studio
18 343 (17.69%) .NET Framework
19 338 (17.43%) TDD
20 332 (17.12%) T-SQL
21 308 (15.88%) WCF
22 285 (14.70%) Scrum
23 273 (14.08%) SQL Server 2005
24 257 (13.25%) HTML5
25 247 (12.74%) MS Excel
26 243 (12.53%) VB.NET
26 243 (12.53%) Agile Software Development
27 239 (12.33%) XSLT
27 239 (12.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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
1 146 (7.53%) IIS
2 137 (7.07%) SharePoint
3 124 (6.40%) MS Exchange
4 53 (2.73%) Exchange Server 2010
5 42 (2.17%) CMS
6 40 (2.06%) SharePoint 2010
6 40 (2.06%) Exchange Server 2007
7 33 (1.70%) SharePoint Server
8 30 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2003
9 27 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2013
10 25 (1.29%) DNN
11 24 (1.24%) Node.js
12 23 (1.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 21 (1.08%) SharePoint 2013
13 21 (1.08%) Apache
14 16 (0.83%) BizTalk Server
15 15 (0.77%) Lync
15 15 (0.77%) Tomcat
16 10 (0.52%) Umbraco
17 7 (0.36%) WebSphere
Applications
1 247 (12.74%) MS Excel
2 32 (1.65%) MS Office
3 6 (0.31%) Photoshop
4 5 (0.26%) MS Project
5 3 (0.15%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.052%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.052%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.052%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 20 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (0.83%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 11 (0.57%) SAP xMII
4 6 (0.31%) Dynamics NAV
4 6 (0.31%) Remedy ITSM
5 4 (0.21%) Visualfiles
5 4 (0.21%) SAP SRM
6 3 (0.15%) Magento
7 2 (0.10%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (0.10%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.10%) SAP Business One
7 2 (0.10%) nopCommerce
8 1 (0.052%) Sage 200
8 1 (0.052%) Oracle BPM
8 1 (0.052%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.052%) Changepoint
8 1 (0.052%) BPCS
8 1 (0.052%) Oracle 11i
8 1 (0.052%) Summit
8 1 (0.052%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 30 (1.55%) SaaS
2 24 (1.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (0.52%) Office 365
4 7 (0.36%) PaaS
4 7 (0.36%) IaaS
5 4 (0.21%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.10%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 89 (4.59%) TCP/IP
2 75 (3.87%) Internet
3 74 (3.82%) SAN
4 73 (3.76%) DNS
5 63 (3.25%) WAN
6 56 (2.89%) Firewall
7 55 (2.84%) LAN
8 35 (1.81%) DHCP
9 33 (1.70%) LDAP
10 27 (1.39%) NetScaler
11 25 (1.29%) VPN
12 19 (0.98%) Wireless
13 15 (0.77%) VLAN
14 12 (0.62%) Cisco ASA
15 11 (0.57%) HTTP
15 11 (0.57%) ADSL
16 10 (0.52%) Intranet
17 7 (0.36%) Network Security
18 5 (0.26%) Modbus
19 4 (0.21%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 510 (26.30%) SQL Server 2008
2 428 (22.07%) SQL Server 2012
3 273 (14.08%) SQL Server 2005
4 205 (10.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 201 (10.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 109 (5.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 95 (4.90%) Relational Database
8 83 (4.28%) Data Warehouse
9 57 (2.94%) MySQL
10 52 (2.68%) OLAP
11 51 (2.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 29 (1.50%) Oracle Database
13 27 (1.39%) DB2
14 26 (1.34%) RDBMS
15 23 (1.19%) PostgreSQL
16 19 (0.98%) DTS
17 18 (0.93%) Oracle Reports
18 17 (0.88%) Crystal Reports
19 16 (0.83%) MongoDB
20 14 (0.72%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 343 (17.69%) Visual Studio
2 145 (7.48%) NUnit
3 117 (6.03%) Rhino Mocks
4 92 (4.74%) Team Foundation Server
5 66 (3.40%) Moq
6 29 (1.50%) MSTest
7 28 (1.44%) Subversion
7 28 (1.44%) Eclipse
8 24 (1.24%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 23 (1.19%) Git (software)
10 22 (1.13%) Xcode
11 21 (1.08%) PhoneGap
12 16 (0.83%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 14 (0.72%) Oracle Forms
14 10 (0.52%) Maven
15 8 (0.41%) CruiseControl
15 8 (0.41%) Selenium
16 7 (0.36%) Ant
16 7 (0.36%) JUnit
17 5 (0.26%) SoapUI
General
1 142 (7.32%) Retail
2 138 (7.12%) Finance
3 62 (3.20%) Marketing
4 44 (2.27%) Manufacturing
5 34 (1.75%) Games
6 29 (1.50%) Telecoms
7 27 (1.39%) Back Office
8 18 (0.93%) Advertising
9 13 (0.67%) German Language
9 13 (0.67%) Pharmaceutical
10 12 (0.62%) Legal
10 12 (0.62%) Spanish Language
11 11 (0.57%) Portuguese Language
11 11 (0.57%) Dutch Language
11 11 (0.57%) French Language
12 10 (0.52%) Law
12 10 (0.52%) Billing
13 7 (0.36%) Music Industry
14 6 (0.31%) Banking
15 2 (0.10%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1350 (69.62%) Developer
2 606 (31.25%) .NET Developer
3 402 (20.73%) C# Developer
4 290 (14.96%) C# .NET Developer
5 231 (11.91%) Software Developer
5 231 (11.91%) Senior Developer
6 222 (11.45%) Web Developer
7 157 (8.10%) ASP.NET Developer
8 138 (7.12%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 122 (6.29%) Analyst
10 109 (5.62%) Programmer
11 103 (5.31%) Senior .NET Developer
12 101 (5.21%) Software Engineer
13 83 (4.28%) SQL Developer
14 76 (3.92%) Junior
15 68 (3.51%) Junior Developer
16 64 (3.30%) C# Software Developer
16 64 (3.30%) Graduate
16 64 (3.30%) .NET Programmer
17 63 (3.25%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1438 (74.16%) .NET
2 969 (49.97%) ASP.NET
3 690 (35.59%) HTML
4 624 (32.18%) CSS
5 532 (27.44%) jQuery
6 489 (25.22%) ASP.NET MVC
7 468 (24.14%) XML
8 363 (18.72%) Ajax
9 354 (18.26%) Web Services
10 343 (17.69%) .NET Framework
11 308 (15.88%) WCF
12 257 (13.25%) HTML5
13 239 (12.33%) XSLT
13 239 (12.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 224 (11.55%) WPF
15 200 (10.31%) WinForms
16 196 (10.11%) CSS3
17 185 (9.54%) LINQ
18 163 (8.41%) XHTML
18 163 (8.41%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 101 (5.21%) Computer Science
2 73 (3.76%) Mobile App
3 67 (3.46%) Clustering
4 66 (3.40%) Blackberry
5 62 (3.20%) Enterprise Software
6 41 (2.11%) Smartcard
7 39 (2.01%) N-Tier
7 39 (2.01%) Mathematics
8 37 (1.91%) Client/Server
9 32 (1.65%) PKI
9 32 (1.65%) Inversion of Control
10 26 (1.34%) Tandem
10 26 (1.34%) Streaming Music
11 25 (1.29%) iPhone
12 24 (1.24%) Management Information System
12 24 (1.24%) Replication
13 20 (1.03%) EPoS
14 16 (0.83%) NHS
15 10 (0.52%) W3C
15 10 (0.52%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 609 (31.41%) Windows
2 153 (7.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 148 (7.63%) Windows Server 2003
4 98 (5.05%) Android
5 84 (4.33%) Linux
6 75 (3.87%) Apple iOS
7 51 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
8 40 (2.06%) UNIX
9 38 (1.96%) Windows 7
10 32 (1.65%) BlackBerry OS
11 26 (1.34%) Windows XP
12 19 (0.98%) HPUX
13 14 (0.72%) AIX
14 12 (0.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 11 (0.57%) SUSE
16 9 (0.46%) Windows 8
17 6 (0.31%) Windows 2000
18 5 (0.26%) Windows Vista
18 5 (0.26%) Windows Mobile
19 3 (0.15%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 677 (34.91%) MVC
2 338 (17.43%) TDD
3 285 (14.70%) Scrum
4 243 (12.53%) Agile Software Development
5 200 (10.31%) Software Engineering
6 199 (10.26%) OO
7 193 (9.95%) Web Development
8 187 (9.64%) E-Commerce
9 155 (7.99%) Business Intelligence
10 149 (7.68%) Web Application Development
11 108 (5.57%) Web Design
12 103 (5.31%) Unit Testing
12 103 (5.31%) MVVM
13 100 (5.16%) UML
14 92 (4.74%) OOP
15 89 (4.59%) BDD
16 87 (4.49%) Project Management
17 81 (4.18%) OOD
18 77 (3.97%) Disaster Recovery
19 69 (3.56%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 1334 (68.80%) C#
2 901 (46.47%) SQL
3 593 (30.58%) JavaScript
4 332 (17.12%) T-SQL
5 243 (12.53%) VB.NET
6 154 (7.94%) Java
7 109 (5.62%) VB
8 59 (3.04%) PowerShell
9 58 (2.99%) VBA
10 56 (2.89%) C++
11 44 (2.27%) PHP
12 37 (1.91%) VBScript
13 35 (1.81%) XPath
14 28 (1.44%) Objective-C
15 25 (1.29%) PL/SQL
16 22 (1.13%) C
16 22 (1.13%) VB6
17 13 (0.67%) Delphi
17 13 (0.67%) Perl
18 10 (0.52%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 199 (10.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 197 (10.16%) Degree
3 126 (6.50%) MCP
4 118 (6.09%) MCTS
5 87 (4.49%) MCAD
6 86 (4.44%) MCSD
7 44 (2.27%) MCSE
8 34 (1.75%) MCITP
9 29 (1.50%) Cisco Certification
10 28 (1.44%) CCNA
11 23 (1.19%) MCSA
12 22 (1.13%) Security Cleared
13 15 (0.77%) MCPD
14 14 (0.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 14 (0.72%) ISEB
15 12 (0.62%) Network+ Certification
16 11 (0.57%) A+ Certification
17 10 (0.52%) CEH
17 10 (0.52%) GCIA
17 10 (0.52%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (3.04%) QA
2 23 (1.19%) SLA
3 18 (0.93%) TickIT
3 18 (0.93%) ISO 9001
4 16 (0.83%) PCI DSS
5 11 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 7 (0.36%) HL7
7 1 (0.052%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 161 (8.30%) Active Directory
2 59 (3.04%) Hyper-V
3 58 (2.99%) VMware Infrastructure
4 44 (2.27%) vSphere
5 43 (2.22%) XenApp
6 9 (0.46%) UAG
7 8 (0.41%) Microsoft App-V
8 5 (0.26%) Forefront TMG
9 3 (0.15%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (0.15%) XenServer
9 3 (0.15%) Oracle RMAN
10 2 (0.10%) Terminal Server
10 2 (0.10%) Terminal Services
10 2 (0.10%) RACF
10 2 (0.10%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.052%) KVM
11 1 (0.052%) ISA Server
11 1 (0.052%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 40 (2.06%) SCCM
2 28 (1.44%) SCOM
3 15 (0.77%) MOM
3 15 (0.77%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 9 (0.46%) Backup Exec
5 7 (0.36%) Control-M
6 4 (0.21%) Tivoli
6 4 (0.21%) ARCserve
6 4 (0.21%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 4 (0.21%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 3 (0.15%) Norton AntiVirus
8 2 (0.10%) NetBackup
8 2 (0.10%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 2 (0.10%) WSUS
8 2 (0.10%) Vagrant
8 2 (0.10%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (0.10%) Puppet
9 1 (0.052%) SCDPM
9 1 (0.052%) HP Data Protector
9 1 (0.052%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 723 (37.29%) Microsoft
2 198 (10.21%) Oracle
3 114 (5.88%) VMware
4 75 (3.87%) HP
5 64 (3.30%) Citrix
6 51 (2.63%) Cisco
7 36 (1.86%) Dell
8 34 (1.75%) IBM
9 28 (1.44%) SAP
10 24 (1.24%) Google
11 21 (1.08%) Cognos
12 17 (0.88%) Altiris
13 14 (0.72%) Red Hat
13 14 (0.72%) Symantec
13 14 (0.72%) Red Gate
14 13 (0.67%) NetApp
15 12 (0.62%) Tableau
16 10 (0.52%) Business Objects
16 10 (0.52%) MicroStrategy
16 10 (0.52%) SolarWinds
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