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 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
England / East Midlands
Rank 10 7 3
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -4
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 459 607 707
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 16.10% 19.11% 22.30%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 51.63% 58.03% 63.52%
Number of salaries quoted 386 529 628
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,300
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
889 1046 1113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 31.18% 32.93% 35.11%
Number of salaries quoted 730 824 950
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 25 February 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 25 February 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 -9 167 £40,000 - 28
Leicestershire -1 122 £37,500 -8.53% 31
Northamptonshire +3 114 £42,500 - 16
Derbyshire -3 43 £40,000 +6.66% 11
Lincolnshire -8 10 £32,500 -10.34% 6
SQL Server
England

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 February 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.

1 587 (57.89%) .NET
2 565 (55.72%) C#
3 458 (45.17%) SQL
4 415 (40.93%) ASP.NET
5 369 (36.39%) Agile Software Development
6 334 (32.94%) Microsoft
7 328 (32.35%) MVC
8 278 (27.42%) JavaScript
9 261 (25.74%) HTML
10 254 (25.05%) CSS
11 221 (21.79%) ASP.NET MVC
12 202 (19.92%) T-SQL
13 183 (18.05%) .NET Framework
14 179 (17.65%) Windows
15 165 (16.27%) Business Intelligence
16 159 (15.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 144 (14.20%) TDD
17 144 (14.20%) MS Excel
18 142 (14.00%) Degree
19 139 (13.71%) Data Warehouse
20 125 (12.33%) AngularJS
21 124 (12.23%) Scrum
21 124 (12.23%) Web Development
22 123 (12.13%) ASP.NET Web API
23 118 (11.64%) SQL Server 2014
23 118 (11.64%) jQuery
24 116 (11.44%) SQL Server 2008
25 114 (11.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
26 106 (10.45%) Git (software)
27 105 (10.36%) ASP.NET MVC 5

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 64 (6.31%) SharePoint
2 61 (6.02%) IIS
3 36 (3.55%) BizTalk Server
4 24 (2.37%) SAS
5 20 (1.97%) CMS
6 18 (1.78%) Skype for Business
7 17 (1.68%) MS Exchange
8 15 (1.48%) Elasticsearch
9 14 (1.38%) Exchange Server 2010
10 13 (1.28%) Tomcat
11 12 (1.18%) WebLogic
12 11 (1.08%) WebSphere
13 10 (0.99%) JBoss
14 9 (0.89%) Oracle Application Server
15 8 (0.79%) Jetty
16 5 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2013
17 4 (0.39%) Apache Solr
17 4 (0.39%) Apache Spark
17 4 (0.39%) SharePoint 2013
17 4 (0.39%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 144 (14.20%) MS Excel
2 29 (2.86%) MS Office
3 15 (1.48%) MS PowerPoint
4 14 (1.38%) SPSS
5 10 (0.99%) Adobe Illustrator
6 5 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.39%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.59%) Dynamics NAV
2 6 (0.59%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (0.49%) Payment Gateway
4 4 (0.39%) PeopleSoft CRM
4 4 (0.39%) PeopleSoft HCM
5 2 (0.20%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.20%) Tesseract
6 1 (0.099%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.099%) Magento
6 1 (0.099%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.099%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 63 (6.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 29 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
3 22 (2.17%) Office 365
4 18 (1.78%) Sage Pay
5 12 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
6 11 (1.08%) Amazon EC2
7 10 (0.99%) Google Cloud Platform
7 10 (0.99%) IaaS
8 9 (0.89%) PaaS
8 9 (0.89%) SaaS
9 3 (0.30%) Amazon S3
9 3 (0.30%) Amazon SQS
9 3 (0.30%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 3 (0.30%) Google Play
10 1 (0.099%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 42 (4.14%) SAN
2 37 (3.65%) Firewall
3 33 (3.25%) WAN
4 30 (2.96%) LAN
5 22 (2.17%) DNS
6 20 (1.97%) DHCP
7 16 (1.58%) VoIP
8 15 (1.48%) Wireless
9 14 (1.38%) Skype
9 14 (1.38%) VLAN
10 12 (1.18%) Intranet
10 12 (1.18%) Wi-Fi
11 11 (1.08%) Internet
12 10 (0.99%) MPLS
13 8 (0.79%) Remote Desktop
14 7 (0.69%) LDAP
15 6 (0.59%) TCP/IP
15 6 (0.59%) VPN
16 4 (0.39%) Unified Communications
17 3 (0.30%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 159 (15.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 139 (13.71%) Data Warehouse
3 118 (11.64%) SQL Server 2014
4 116 (11.44%) SQL Server 2008
5 114 (11.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 79 (7.79%) NoSQL
7 78 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
8 68 (6.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 62 (6.11%) MongoDB
10 60 (5.92%) SQL Server 2016
11 50 (4.93%) MySQL
12 42 (4.14%) Relational Database
13 36 (3.55%) SQL Server 2005
14 34 (3.35%) Oracle Database
15 26 (2.56%) Power BI
16 25 (2.47%) Big Data
17 24 (2.37%) Crystal Reports
18 23 (2.27%) SSDT
19 22 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
20 17 (1.68%) DTS
Development Applications
1 106 (10.45%) Git (software)
2 103 (10.16%) Visual Studio
3 75 (7.40%) Team Foundation Server
4 44 (4.34%) Subversion
5 22 (2.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 18 (1.78%) Selenium
6 18 (1.78%) SpecFlow
7 16 (1.58%) NUnit
8 14 (1.38%) CruiseControl
8 14 (1.38%) MSBuild
8 14 (1.38%) Octopus Deploy
9 13 (1.28%) Jenkins
10 12 (1.18%) Cucumber
11 11 (1.08%) Rhino Mocks
11 11 (1.08%) TeamCity
12 9 (0.89%) Oracle APEX
12 9 (0.89%) Oracle Forms
13 7 (0.69%) Mercurial
14 6 (0.59%) AppVeyor
14 6 (0.59%) MSTest
General
1 93 (9.17%) Finance
2 33 (3.25%) Retail
3 26 (2.56%) Advertising
3 26 (2.56%) Games
4 19 (1.87%) Manufacturing
5 16 (1.58%) Marketing
5 16 (1.58%) Telecoms
6 15 (1.48%) Banking
7 10 (0.99%) Publishing
8 9 (0.89%) Legal
9 7 (0.69%) Law
9 7 (0.69%) Pharmaceutical
10 6 (0.59%) Automotive
11 4 (0.39%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.39%) Local Government
12 2 (0.20%) Billing
12 2 (0.20%) Corporate Banking
13 1 (0.099%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.099%) Back Office
13 1 (0.099%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 603 (59.47%) Developer
2 343 (33.83%) .NET Developer
3 261 (25.74%) C# Developer
4 206 (20.32%) C# .NET Developer
5 161 (15.88%) ASP.NET Developer
6 139 (13.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 101 (9.96%) DBA
8 95 (9.37%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 86 (8.48%) SQL Developer
10 85 (8.38%) SQL DBA
11 79 (7.79%) Analyst
12 68 (6.71%) Software Developer
13 61 (6.02%) Administrator
14 60 (5.92%) Senior Developer
14 60 (5.92%) Web Developer
15 57 (5.62%) .NET Software Developer
16 54 (5.33%) SQL Server DBA
17 52 (5.13%) Junior
18 50 (4.93%) C# Software Developer
19 43 (4.24%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 587 (57.89%) .NET
2 415 (40.93%) ASP.NET
3 261 (25.74%) HTML
4 254 (25.05%) CSS
5 221 (21.79%) ASP.NET MVC
6 183 (18.05%) .NET Framework
7 125 (12.33%) AngularJS
8 123 (12.13%) ASP.NET Web API
9 118 (11.64%) jQuery
10 105 (10.36%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 105 (10.36%) WCF
11 96 (9.47%) Entity Framework
12 85 (8.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 83 (8.19%) HTML5
13 83 (8.19%) Web Services
14 82 (8.09%) RESTful
15 74 (7.30%) Node.js
16 68 (6.71%) XML
17 56 (5.52%) CSS3
18 54 (5.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 84 (8.28%) Computer Science
2 71 (7.00%) Analytical Skills
3 57 (5.62%) Enterprise Software
4 34 (3.35%) Clustering
5 26 (2.56%) Data Centre
6 21 (2.07%) Management Information System
7 19 (1.87%) Fintech
8 16 (1.58%) iPad
8 16 (1.58%) Replication
9 15 (1.48%) Mobile App
9 15 (1.48%) NHS
10 14 (1.38%) Graphic Design
11 13 (1.28%) Client/Server
12 11 (1.08%) Private Cloud
13 9 (0.89%) FlexPod
14 8 (0.79%) CMDB
14 8 (0.79%) User Experience
15 7 (0.69%) iPhone
16 6 (0.59%) Bitcoin
16 6 (0.59%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 179 (17.65%) Windows
2 73 (7.20%) Windows Server
3 39 (3.85%) Linux
4 25 (2.47%) Unix
4 25 (2.47%) Windows Server 2012
5 20 (1.97%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (1.68%) Android
7 11 (1.08%) Apple iOS
8 8 (0.79%) AIX
8 8 (0.79%) Windows 7
9 5 (0.49%) Windows 8
10 4 (0.39%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.20%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.099%) CentOS
12 1 (0.099%) Debian
12 1 (0.099%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.099%) Solaris
12 1 (0.099%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.099%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 369 (36.39%) Agile Software Development
2 328 (32.35%) MVC
3 165 (16.27%) Business Intelligence
4 144 (14.20%) TDD
5 124 (12.23%) Scrum
5 124 (12.23%) Web Development
6 95 (9.37%) Software Engineering
7 90 (8.88%) OO
8 84 (8.28%) Web Application Development
9 82 (8.09%) ETL
10 81 (7.99%) BDD
11 74 (7.30%) ITIL
12 68 (6.71%) Continuous Integration
13 65 (6.41%) CRM
13 65 (6.41%) SDLC
14 57 (5.62%) Performance Tuning
15 53 (5.23%) Mentoring
16 44 (4.34%) Continuous Improvement
17 42 (4.14%) Kanban
18 39 (3.85%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 565 (55.72%) C#
2 458 (45.17%) SQL
3 278 (27.42%) JavaScript
4 202 (19.92%) T-SQL
5 104 (10.26%) VB.NET
6 82 (8.09%) VB
7 52 (5.13%) Ruby
8 34 (3.35%) Java
9 22 (2.17%) Shell Script
9 22 (2.17%) VBA
10 21 (2.07%) PowerShell
11 19 (1.87%) VB6
12 15 (1.48%) PHP
13 13 (1.28%) C++
13 13 (1.28%) Python
14 12 (1.18%) ES6
15 9 (0.89%) Perl
16 8 (0.79%) C
16 8 (0.79%) F#
16 8 (0.79%) Go
Qualifications
1 142 (14.00%) Degree
2 46 (4.54%) Microsoft Certification
3 26 (2.56%) Security Cleared
4 24 (2.37%) MCSE
5 20 (1.97%) CCNA
5 20 (1.97%) Cisco Certification
6 16 (1.58%) MCITP
7 15 (1.48%) SC Cleared
8 10 (0.99%) ISEB
8 10 (0.99%) PMP
9 8 (0.79%) CCNP
9 8 (0.79%) PMI Certification
10 7 (0.69%) CISSP
10 7 (0.69%) CompTIA Security+
10 7 (0.69%) Security+ Certification
11 6 (0.59%) MCSA
12 5 (0.49%) MCP
13 4 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
13 4 (0.39%) PhD
13 4 (0.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (4.44%) QA
2 18 (1.78%) PCI DSS
3 17 (1.68%) SLA
4 10 (0.99%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.20%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 61 (6.02%) Active Directory
2 46 (4.54%) Hyper-V
3 26 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (1.68%) Virtual Machines
5 11 (1.08%) Docker
6 10 (0.99%) Terminal Services
7 7 (0.69%) vSphere
8 5 (0.49%) Oracle RAC
9 2 (0.20%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 2 (0.20%) VMware Server
9 2 (0.20%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.099%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.099%) NFS
10 1 (0.099%) Samba
10 1 (0.099%) Squid
10 1 (0.099%) Terminal Server
10 1 (0.099%) Varnish
10 1 (0.099%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.099%) Xen
10 1 (0.099%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 23 (2.27%) SCCM
2 13 (1.28%) SCOM
3 12 (1.18%) Kibana
4 11 (1.08%) Oracle RMAN
5 10 (0.99%) HP Data Protector
6 9 (0.89%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 8 (0.79%) Business Desktop Deployment
7 8 (0.79%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 8 (0.79%) SCVMM
7 8 (0.79%) WSUS
8 7 (0.69%) Backup Exec
8 7 (0.69%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 7 (0.69%) NetBackup
8 7 (0.69%) SCDPM
9 5 (0.49%) Opscode Chef
9 5 (0.49%) Puppet
10 4 (0.39%) Ansible
10 4 (0.39%) logstash
10 4 (0.39%) Salt
10 4 (0.39%) SCSM
Vendors
1 334 (32.94%) Microsoft
2 84 (8.28%) Oracle
3 62 (6.11%) Cisco
4 36 (3.55%) Tableau
5 35 (3.45%) NetApp
5 35 (3.45%) VMware
6 31 (3.06%) HP
7 28 (2.76%) IBM
8 24 (2.37%) SAP
9 16 (1.58%) Citrix
9 16 (1.58%) EMC
9 16 (1.58%) Google
10 13 (1.28%) Meraki
11 11 (1.08%) Dell
12 10 (0.99%) Adobe
13 9 (0.89%) hybris
14 8 (0.79%) BMC
14 8 (0.79%) CheckPoint
14 8 (0.79%) Juniper
14 8 (0.79%) Veeam
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