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 29 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 6 7 6
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 583 714 804
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 17.58% 19.18% 21.51%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 58.83% 55.91% 64.27%
Number of salaries quoted 502 630 717
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
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
991 1277 1251
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 29.88% 34.31% 33.47%
Number of salaries quoted 802 1076 1089
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £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 29 August 2016.

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 29 August 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Leicestershire +4 210 £37,500 +6.38% 22
Nottinghamshire -3 177 £42,500 +13.33% 30
Northamptonshire -8 76 £36,250 -3.33% 12
Derbyshire -5 66 £37,500 -6.25% 13
Lincolnshire -7 36 £44,000 +31.05% 2
SQL Server
England

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 August 2016, 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.

1 695 (56.28%) .NET
2 663 (53.68%) C#
3 563 (45.59%) SQL
4 515 (41.70%) ASP.NET
5 476 (38.54%) Microsoft
6 446 (36.11%) Agile Software Development
7 362 (29.31%) JavaScript
8 340 (27.53%) MVC
9 320 (25.91%) HTML
10 306 (24.78%) CSS
11 242 (19.60%) Windows
12 227 (18.38%) ASP.NET MVC
13 192 (15.55%) T-SQL
14 183 (14.82%) .NET Framework
15 175 (14.17%) Oracle
16 170 (13.77%) jQuery
17 168 (13.60%) VB.NET
17 168 (13.60%) MS Excel
18 164 (13.28%) Business Intelligence
18 164 (13.28%) SQL Server 2008
19 161 (13.04%) WCF
20 154 (12.47%) SQL Server 2014
21 153 (12.39%) Degree
22 147 (11.90%) TDD
22 147 (11.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
23 145 (11.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
24 139 (11.26%) SQL Server 2012
25 138 (11.17%) SDLC
26 135 (10.93%) Web Development
27 134 (10.85%) Software Engineering

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
1 117 (9.47%) IIS
2 71 (5.75%) SharePoint
3 56 (4.53%) MS Exchange
4 40 (3.24%) CMS
5 36 (2.91%) Exchange Server 2010
6 30 (2.43%) DNN
7 16 (1.30%) Tomcat
8 14 (1.13%) BizTalk Server
8 14 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2013
9 12 (0.97%) Orchard CMS
10 11 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2007
11 9 (0.73%) Apache
11 9 (0.73%) Elasticsearch
12 8 (0.65%) SAS
12 8 (0.65%) Skype for Business
13 7 (0.57%) JBoss
13 7 (0.57%) SharePoint 2013
13 7 (0.57%) WebLogic
14 6 (0.49%) SharePoint 2010
14 6 (0.49%) WebSphere
Applications
1 168 (13.60%) MS Excel
2 52 (4.21%) MS Office
3 18 (1.46%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (0.49%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (0.24%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.081%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.081%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 16 (1.30%) Dynamics AX
2 15 (1.21%) Dynamics CRM
3 11 (0.89%) Dynamics NAV
3 11 (0.89%) Oracle Applications
4 10 (0.81%) Oracle EBS
4 10 (0.81%) Visualfiles
5 9 (0.73%) Infor M3
6 5 (0.40%) Remedy ITSM
6 5 (0.40%) SAP CRM
6 5 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 4 (0.32%) Oracle 11i
8 3 (0.24%) Magento
9 2 (0.16%) Oracle EBS R12
10 1 (0.081%) Oracle Financials
10 1 (0.081%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 94 (7.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 31 (2.51%) Amazon AWS
3 25 (2.02%) SaaS
4 24 (1.94%) Office 365
5 19 (1.54%) Sage Pay
6 18 (1.46%) IaaS
7 17 (1.38%) PaaS
8 13 (1.05%) Amazon EC2
9 10 (0.81%) Google Play
10 4 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
11 3 (0.24%) Azure Active Directory
12 1 (0.081%) Amazon S3
12 1 (0.081%) Amazon SQS
12 1 (0.081%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 1 (0.081%) GitHub
12 1 (0.081%) Google Analytics
12 1 (0.081%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 60 (4.86%) Firewall
2 41 (3.32%) SAN
3 38 (3.08%) WAN
4 35 (2.83%) LAN
5 31 (2.51%) Internet
6 29 (2.35%) Wireless
7 27 (2.19%) TCP/IP
8 22 (1.78%) DHCP
8 22 (1.78%) DNS
9 17 (1.38%) VoIP
10 16 (1.30%) Remote Desktop
11 13 (1.05%) LDAP
12 11 (0.89%) Intranet
13 10 (0.81%) Skype
14 9 (0.73%) SSL
15 8 (0.65%) MPLS
16 7 (0.57%) SMPP
17 6 (0.49%) SNMP
17 6 (0.49%) VPN
18 5 (0.40%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 164 (13.28%) SQL Server 2008
2 154 (12.47%) SQL Server 2014
3 147 (11.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 145 (11.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 139 (11.26%) SQL Server 2012
6 119 (9.64%) Data Warehouse
7 106 (8.58%) Relational Database
8 76 (6.15%) SQL Server 2005
9 67 (5.43%) MySQL
10 66 (5.34%) NoSQL
11 51 (4.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 50 (4.05%) RDBMS
13 44 (3.56%) Crystal Reports
14 38 (3.08%) QlikView
15 33 (2.67%) Oracle Database
16 28 (2.27%) BusinessObjects
17 26 (2.11%) Big Data
18 25 (2.02%) DB2
19 19 (1.54%) Microsoft Analysis Services
20 18 (1.46%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 128 (10.36%) Git (software)
2 118 (9.55%) Team Foundation Server
3 114 (9.23%) Visual Studio
4 57 (4.62%) NUnit
5 54 (4.37%) Selenium
6 39 (3.16%) Rhino Mocks
7 25 (2.02%) Cucumber
8 19 (1.54%) CruiseControl
8 19 (1.54%) MSTest
9 17 (1.38%) Moq
9 17 (1.38%) SoapUI
9 17 (1.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 15 (1.21%) ReSharper
11 14 (1.13%) Subversion
12 13 (1.05%) Jenkins
13 12 (0.97%) FxCop
14 9 (0.73%) Ant
15 8 (0.65%) VSS/SourceSafe
16 7 (0.57%) Oracle Forms
16 7 (0.57%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 109 (8.83%) Retail
2 99 (8.02%) Finance
3 41 (3.32%) Games
4 35 (2.83%) Marketing
5 30 (2.43%) Back Office
6 26 (2.11%) Advertising
6 26 (2.11%) Legal
7 15 (1.21%) Publishing
8 14 (1.13%) Pharmaceutical
9 12 (0.97%) Manufacturing
10 8 (0.65%) Billing
11 7 (0.57%) Banking
12 6 (0.49%) French Language
12 6 (0.49%) Law
13 4 (0.32%) German Language
13 4 (0.32%) Spanish Language
13 4 (0.32%) Telecoms
14 3 (0.24%) Italian Language
15 2 (0.16%) Automotive
15 2 (0.16%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 693 (56.11%) Developer
2 448 (36.28%) .NET Developer
3 356 (28.83%) C# Developer
4 312 (25.26%) C# .NET Developer
5 230 (18.62%) ASP.NET Developer
6 199 (16.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 154 (12.47%) SQL Developer
8 128 (10.36%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 108 (8.74%) Analyst
10 95 (7.69%) Senior Developer
11 94 (7.61%) DBA
12 84 (6.80%) Junior
13 81 (6.56%) Software Developer
14 75 (6.07%) Administrator
15 71 (5.75%) .NET Software Developer
15 71 (5.75%) C# Software Developer
16 69 (5.59%) SQL DBA
16 69 (5.59%) SQL Server Developer
17 67 (5.43%) Senior .NET Developer
18 65 (5.26%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 695 (56.28%) .NET
2 515 (41.70%) ASP.NET
3 320 (25.91%) HTML
4 306 (24.78%) CSS
5 227 (18.38%) ASP.NET MVC
6 183 (14.82%) .NET Framework
7 170 (13.77%) jQuery
8 161 (13.04%) WCF
9 123 (9.96%) ASP.NET Web API
10 116 (9.39%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 110 (8.91%) HTML5
12 102 (8.26%) XML
13 98 (7.94%) Web Services
14 97 (7.85%) Entity Framework
15 88 (7.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 77 (6.23%) RESTful
17 72 (5.83%) Node.js
18 70 (5.67%) Ajax
19 64 (5.18%) SOAP
20 60 (4.86%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 55 (4.45%) Analytical Skills
1 55 (4.45%) Computer Science
2 41 (3.32%) Data Integration
3 35 (2.83%) Mobile App
4 34 (2.75%) Enterprise Software
5 33 (2.67%) Clustering
6 31 (2.51%) Data Centre
6 31 (2.51%) iPad
7 30 (2.43%) Inversion of Control
8 25 (2.02%) Replication
9 21 (1.70%) Management Information System
10 20 (1.62%) Mathematics
11 18 (1.46%) Driving Licence
12 17 (1.38%) User Experience
13 15 (1.21%) NHS
13 15 (1.21%) Smartcard
13 15 (1.21%) Visualisation
14 14 (1.13%) CMDB
15 12 (0.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 11 (0.89%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 242 (19.60%) Windows
2 126 (10.20%) Windows Server
3 83 (6.72%) Windows Server 2008
4 65 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 55 (4.45%) Linux
6 35 (2.83%) Unix
6 35 (2.83%) Windows 7
7 21 (1.70%) Android
8 15 (1.21%) Windows Server 2003
9 13 (1.05%) Apple iOS
10 10 (0.81%) Windows 8
11 5 (0.40%) BlackBerry OS
11 5 (0.40%) CentOS
12 4 (0.32%) AIX
12 4 (0.32%) Solaris
13 3 (0.24%) VMS
13 3 (0.24%) Windows XP
14 2 (0.16%) OS/390
14 2 (0.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 2 (0.16%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 446 (36.11%) Agile Software Development
2 340 (27.53%) MVC
3 164 (13.28%) Business Intelligence
4 147 (11.90%) TDD
5 138 (11.17%) SDLC
6 135 (10.93%) Web Development
7 134 (10.85%) Software Engineering
8 124 (10.04%) Scrum
9 117 (9.47%) OO
10 103 (8.34%) Web Application Development
11 99 (8.02%) E-Commerce
12 93 (7.53%) Mentoring
13 91 (7.37%) ETL
14 84 (6.80%) BDD
15 79 (6.40%) Continuous Integration
15 79 (6.40%) ITIL
16 54 (4.37%) Continuous Improvement
17 50 (4.05%) Performance Tuning
18 49 (3.97%) CRM
18 49 (3.97%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 663 (53.68%) C#
2 563 (45.59%) SQL
3 362 (29.31%) JavaScript
4 192 (15.55%) T-SQL
5 168 (13.60%) VB.NET
6 79 (6.40%) Java
7 69 (5.59%) VB
8 53 (4.29%) PowerShell
9 52 (4.21%) Ruby
10 47 (3.81%) VBScript
11 36 (2.91%) PL/SQL
12 35 (2.83%) PHP
13 25 (2.02%) C++
14 17 (1.38%) Python
15 16 (1.30%) VB6
16 15 (1.21%) VBA
17 13 (1.05%) C
18 8 (0.65%) Bourne shell
19 7 (0.57%) Perl
20 6 (0.49%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 153 (12.39%) Degree
2 36 (2.91%) Security Cleared
3 34 (2.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 34 (2.75%) SC Cleared
4 14 (1.13%) ISEB
5 12 (0.97%) PMI Certification
5 12 (0.97%) PMP
6 9 (0.73%) MCDST
7 7 (0.57%) CCNA
7 7 (0.57%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (0.57%) MCITP
8 2 (0.16%) CCNP
8 2 (0.16%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.16%) MCDBA
8 2 (0.16%) MCSD
8 2 (0.16%) PhD
9 1 (0.081%) A+ Certification
9 1 (0.081%) GIAC
9 1 (0.081%) Network+ Certification
9 1 (0.081%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (4.86%) QA
2 39 (3.16%) SLA
3 19 (1.54%) PCI DSS
4 14 (1.13%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 123 (9.96%) Active Directory
2 63 (5.10%) Hyper-V
3 45 (3.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 22 (1.78%) Virtual Machines
5 21 (1.70%) vSphere
6 18 (1.46%) XenApp
7 14 (1.13%) Oracle RAC
8 10 (0.81%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 8 (0.65%) Terminal Services
10 7 (0.57%) Virtual Servers
11 4 (0.32%) Time Sharing Option
12 3 (0.24%) Firmware
12 3 (0.24%) XenDesktop
12 3 (0.24%) XenServer
13 2 (0.16%) VMware ESXi
14 1 (0.081%) BitLocker
14 1 (0.081%) Microsoft App-V
14 1 (0.081%) Snort
Systems Management
1 34 (2.75%) SCCM
2 13 (1.05%) Data Guard
3 12 (0.97%) SCVMM
4 11 (0.89%) SCOM
5 9 (0.73%) Failover Clustering
5 9 (0.73%) Norton AntiVirus
6 7 (0.57%) Microsoft Clustering
7 5 (0.40%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 5 (0.40%) MOM
7 5 (0.40%) SCOrch
7 5 (0.40%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 4 (0.32%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 3 (0.24%) Cisco CUCM
9 3 (0.24%) Nagios
9 3 (0.24%) Oracle RMAN
9 3 (0.24%) SCSM
10 2 (0.16%) McAfee ePO
11 1 (0.081%) Microsoft Intune
11 1 (0.081%) NetBackup
11 1 (0.081%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 476 (38.54%) Microsoft
2 175 (14.17%) Oracle
3 72 (5.83%) VMware
4 59 (4.78%) Cisco
5 43 (3.48%) Citrix
6 37 (3.00%) IBM
7 35 (2.83%) HP
8 24 (1.94%) Cognos
8 24 (1.94%) NetApp
9 22 (1.78%) Google
10 20 (1.62%) SAP
11 18 (1.46%) EMC
11 18 (1.46%) Tableau
12 17 (1.38%) BMC
12 17 (1.38%) Informatica
12 17 (1.38%) TIBCO
13 16 (1.30%) Telerik
14 14 (1.13%) Adobe
15 13 (1.05%) Meraki
16 12 (0.97%) CheckPoint
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Lea Consultancy Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £35,000 per annum flexitime, pension, healthcare,
Posted: 12 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Training, Pension, Health
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Technical Team Solutions
Salary: £50,000 per annum company pension, 25 days holiday, healthcare
Posted: 10 hours ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Senitor Associates
Posted: 3 days ago
Corby, Northamptonshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
D4 Digital Recruitment
Salary: £34000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Corby, Northamptonshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
D4 Digital Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £28000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Mansfield, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
D4 Digital Recruitment
Salary: £34000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Loughborough, Leicestershire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Market Harborough, Leicestershire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Between 25k and 45k
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
D4 Digital Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £28000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Colossus Associates
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits 0
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicestershire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + IT
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
D4 Digital Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Loughborough, Leicestershire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hinckley, Leicestershire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Executive Resource Group
Salary: £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Gainsborough, Lincolnshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum + 8% pension, 25 days holiday
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago