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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 6 6 4
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 701 836 812
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 19.79% 22.56% 26.20%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 58.96% 63.62% 70.67%
Number of salaries quoted 595 763 760
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,900 £27,500 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £48,750 £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
1189 1314 1149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 33.56% 35.47% 37.08%
Number of salaries quoted 987 1153 1043
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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
Nottinghamshire +4 258 £40,750 +1.87% 41
Leicestershire 0 180 £40,000 +2.56% 24
Derbyshire +2 128 £40,000 +6.66% 23
Northamptonshire -1 125 £42,500 +21.42% 14
Lincolnshire -7 19 £32,500 -7.14% 4
SQL Server
England

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 877 (63.41%) .NET
2 802 (57.99%) C#
3 664 (48.01%) SQL
4 641 (46.35%) ASP.NET
5 478 (34.56%) Microsoft
6 467 (33.77%) MVC
7 398 (28.78%) JavaScript
8 389 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
9 378 (27.33%) HTML
10 348 (25.16%) CSS
11 340 (24.58%) ASP.NET MVC
12 310 (22.42%) Windows
13 284 (20.54%) T-SQL
14 273 (19.74%) .NET Framework
15 268 (19.38%) jQuery
16 243 (17.57%) TDD
17 239 (17.28%) WCF
18 237 (17.14%) SQL Server 2008
19 219 (15.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 216 (15.62%) MS Excel
21 194 (14.03%) XML
22 193 (13.96%) Web Services
22 193 (13.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
23 192 (13.88%) VB.NET
24 169 (12.22%) Web Application Development
25 166 (12.00%) SQL Server 2012
26 159 (11.50%) Business Intelligence
27 146 (10.56%) BDD
28 141 (10.20%) Finance
29 133 (9.62%) Data Warehouse

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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
1 121 (8.75%) IIS
2 92 (6.65%) SharePoint
3 89 (6.44%) Node.js
4 70 (5.06%) MS Exchange
5 30 (2.17%) Lync
6 23 (1.66%) CMS
7 20 (1.45%) WebSphere
8 16 (1.16%) DNN
9 14 (1.01%) SharePoint Server
9 14 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2010
9 14 (1.01%) SharePoint 2013
10 10 (0.72%) SAS
10 10 (0.72%) BizTalk Server
11 9 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2007
11 9 (0.65%) JBoss
12 8 (0.58%) Apache
13 6 (0.43%) Sitecore CMS
13 6 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2003
14 5 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2013
14 5 (0.36%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 216 (15.62%) MS Excel
2 40 (2.89%) MS Office
3 4 (0.29%) PowerPivot
4 3 (0.22%) SPSS
4 3 (0.22%) PrintSoft PReS
5 2 (0.14%) InfoPath
5 2 (0.14%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.072%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.072%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 27 (1.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (1.16%) Cognos TM1
3 13 (0.94%) Dynamics NAV
4 11 (0.80%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 10 (0.72%) Sage CRM
6 7 (0.51%) Sage 200
7 5 (0.36%) Magento
8 4 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
9 2 (0.14%) Cognos Controller
9 2 (0.14%) Oracle BPM
9 2 (0.14%) SAP SRM
10 1 (0.072%) Oracle Payables
10 1 (0.072%) Oracle Receivables
10 1 (0.072%) Retail-J
10 1 (0.072%) Changepoint
10 1 (0.072%) Dynamics GP
10 1 (0.072%) Summit
10 1 (0.072%) Oracle Applications
10 1 (0.072%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 52 (3.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 30 (2.17%) Office 365
3 9 (0.65%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (0.36%) SaaS
6 3 (0.22%) GitHub
7 2 (0.14%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.14%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.14%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.072%) Amazon EMR
8 1 (0.072%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (0.072%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.072%) PaaS
8 1 (0.072%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 49 (3.54%) TCP/IP
2 38 (2.75%) SAN
3 37 (2.68%) DNS
4 35 (2.53%) Internet
5 33 (2.39%) Firewall
6 25 (1.81%) DHCP
7 16 (1.16%) WAN
8 15 (1.08%) LAN
9 13 (0.94%) Intranet
9 13 (0.94%) VoIP
10 10 (0.72%) NAS
11 9 (0.65%) PBX
12 8 (0.58%) LDAP
13 6 (0.43%) SSL
14 5 (0.36%) VLAN
15 4 (0.29%) Wireless
15 4 (0.29%) IP Telephony
15 4 (0.29%) VPN
16 3 (0.22%) CTI
16 3 (0.22%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 237 (17.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 219 (15.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 193 (13.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 166 (12.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 133 (9.62%) Data Warehouse
6 126 (9.11%) SQL Server 2005
7 122 (8.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 99 (7.16%) NoSQL
9 67 (4.84%) Relational Database
10 51 (3.69%) MySQL
11 24 (1.74%) DB2
12 22 (1.59%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 18 (1.30%) Big Data
14 16 (1.16%) MongoDB
15 15 (1.08%) Crystal Reports
16 13 (0.94%) Adabas
16 13 (0.94%) RDBMS
17 12 (0.87%) VLDB
18 11 (0.80%) Oracle Database
18 11 (0.80%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 108 (7.81%) Git (software)
2 88 (6.36%) Team Foundation Server
3 82 (5.93%) NUnit
4 71 (5.13%) Visual Studio
5 61 (4.41%) Moq
6 46 (3.33%) Rhino Mocks
7 37 (2.68%) MSTest
8 27 (1.95%) Subversion
9 16 (1.16%) CruiseControl
10 10 (0.72%) Selenium
11 7 (0.51%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 7 (0.51%) TeamCity
11 7 (0.51%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 5 (0.36%) TestComplete
13 4 (0.29%) Oracle Forms
13 4 (0.29%) Jenkins
13 4 (0.29%) Ranorex
13 4 (0.29%) Octopus Deploy
14 3 (0.22%) MSBuild
14 3 (0.22%) JIRA
General
1 141 (10.20%) Finance
2 85 (6.15%) Retail
3 61 (4.41%) Marketing
4 54 (3.90%) Games
5 22 (1.59%) Back Office
6 18 (1.30%) Law
7 15 (1.08%) Advertising
8 13 (0.94%) Legal
8 13 (0.94%) Telecoms
8 13 (0.94%) Banking
9 12 (0.87%) Manufacturing
10 8 (0.58%) Music Industry
11 7 (0.51%) Automotive
12 6 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
13 4 (0.29%) Billing
13 4 (0.29%) International Banking
14 3 (0.22%) Financial Institution
15 2 (0.14%) Multimedia
16 1 (0.072%) French Language
16 1 (0.072%) German Language
Job Titles
1 891 (64.43%) Developer
2 341 (24.66%) .NET Developer
3 201 (14.53%) C# Developer
4 196 (14.17%) Software Developer
5 140 (10.12%) C# .NET Developer
6 138 (9.98%) Senior Developer
7 135 (9.76%) Analyst
8 101 (7.30%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 89 (6.44%) DBA
10 84 (6.07%) Web Developer
11 80 (5.78%) ASP.NET Developer
12 71 (5.13%) Junior
13 70 (5.06%) Applications Support
14 65 (4.70%) SQL DBA
15 60 (4.34%) Senior Software Developer
16 55 (3.98%) Junior Developer
17 53 (3.83%) Support Analyst
18 44 (3.18%) Team Leader
19 43 (3.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
20 42 (3.04%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 877 (63.41%) .NET
2 641 (46.35%) ASP.NET
3 378 (27.33%) HTML
4 348 (25.16%) CSS
5 340 (24.58%) ASP.NET MVC
6 273 (19.74%) .NET Framework
7 268 (19.38%) jQuery
8 239 (17.28%) WCF
9 194 (14.03%) XML
10 193 (13.96%) Web Services
11 131 (9.47%) ASP.NET Web API
12 125 (9.04%) Entity Framework
13 112 (8.10%) RESTful
14 108 (7.81%) Ajax
15 86 (6.22%) WinForms
15 86 (6.22%) SOAP
16 85 (6.15%) XSLT
17 78 (5.64%) CSS3
18 74 (5.35%) LINQ
19 69 (4.99%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 106 (7.66%) Analytical Skills
2 60 (4.34%) Enterprise Software
3 56 (4.05%) Clustering
4 44 (3.18%) Computer Science
5 29 (2.10%) Mobile App
5 29 (2.10%) Replication
6 28 (2.02%) Inversion of Control
7 27 (1.95%) Mathematics
8 25 (1.81%) N-Tier
8 25 (1.81%) Management Information System
9 18 (1.30%) Credit Risk
10 14 (1.01%) Smartcard
10 14 (1.01%) Graphic Design
10 14 (1.01%) Open Source
10 14 (1.01%) User Experience
11 13 (0.94%) Client/Server
12 11 (0.80%) Statistics
12 11 (0.80%) Data Integration
13 9 (0.65%) Tandem
14 8 (0.58%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 310 (22.42%) Windows
2 113 (8.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 71 (5.13%) Linux
4 62 (4.48%) Windows Server 2012
5 29 (2.10%) Windows 7
6 22 (1.59%) Android
7 20 (1.45%) Windows 8
8 19 (1.37%) Windows Server 2003
9 18 (1.30%) UNIX
10 11 (0.80%) Apple iOS
11 9 (0.65%) Windows XP
12 7 (0.51%) BlackBerry OS
12 7 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 3 (0.22%) Windows 2000 Server
13 3 (0.22%) Windows Mobile
14 2 (0.14%) Solaris
14 2 (0.14%) Oracle Linux
15 1 (0.072%) Windows Vista
15 1 (0.072%) CentOS
15 1 (0.072%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 467 (33.77%) MVC
2 389 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
3 243 (17.57%) TDD
4 169 (12.22%) Web Application Development
5 159 (11.50%) Business Intelligence
6 146 (10.56%) BDD
7 125 (9.04%) Scrum
8 97 (7.01%) Software Engineering
9 86 (6.22%) ETL
10 85 (6.15%) OO
11 84 (6.07%) Continuous Integration
12 79 (5.71%) Mentoring
13 71 (5.13%) Disaster Recovery
14 67 (4.84%) Performance Tuning
15 64 (4.63%) Web Development
16 46 (3.33%) Kanban
17 45 (3.25%) Kimball Methodology
18 44 (3.18%) Data Modelling
18 44 (3.18%) Change Management
19 43 (3.11%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 802 (57.99%) C#
2 664 (48.01%) SQL
3 398 (28.78%) JavaScript
4 284 (20.54%) T-SQL
5 192 (13.88%) VB.NET
6 105 (7.59%) Java
7 87 (6.29%) VB
7 87 (6.29%) Ruby
8 41 (2.96%) PowerShell
9 27 (1.95%) VB6
10 26 (1.88%) PHP
11 18 (1.30%) C++
12 15 (1.08%) VBA
13 13 (0.94%) JCL
13 13 (0.94%) NATURAL
13 13 (0.94%) COBOL
14 8 (0.58%) VBScript
15 5 (0.36%) XPath
15 5 (0.36%) Python
15 5 (0.36%) C
Qualifications
1 128 (9.26%) Degree
2 51 (3.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (0.87%) Security Cleared
4 10 (0.72%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (0.51%) CCNP
5 7 (0.51%) MCP
5 7 (0.51%) MCSD
5 7 (0.51%) MCITP
6 6 (0.43%) MCTS
6 6 (0.43%) MCSE
7 5 (0.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (0.29%) MCDBA
8 4 (0.29%) SC Cleared
8 4 (0.29%) VCP5
9 2 (0.14%) MCSA
9 2 (0.14%) CCNA
9 2 (0.14%) ISEB
9 2 (0.14%) Oracle Certification
9 2 (0.14%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.072%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (3.33%) QA
2 13 (0.94%) SLA
3 11 (0.80%) PCI DSS
4 10 (0.72%) ISO 9001
4 10 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.29%) TickIT
6 3 (0.22%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.072%) HIPAA
7 1 (0.072%) 21 CFR Part 11
System Software
1 106 (7.66%) Active Directory
2 78 (5.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 61 (4.41%) Hyper-V
4 17 (1.23%) vSphere
5 9 (0.65%) Firmware
6 3 (0.22%) XenApp
7 2 (0.14%) VMware Workstation
7 2 (0.14%) Terminal Services
7 2 (0.14%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 2 (0.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (0.072%) HDFS
8 1 (0.072%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (0.072%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.072%) Sendmail
8 1 (0.072%) XenServer
8 1 (0.072%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.072%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.072%) RACF
8 1 (0.072%) Terminal Server
8 1 (0.072%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 62 (4.48%) SCCM
2 22 (1.59%) SCOM
3 11 (0.80%) CA Endevor
4 4 (0.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (0.14%) Backup Exec
5 2 (0.14%) Nagios
6 1 (0.072%) SCSM
6 1 (0.072%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.072%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.072%) Puppet
6 1 (0.072%) HP Operations Orchestration
6 1 (0.072%) ARCserve
6 1 (0.072%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 478 (34.56%) Microsoft
2 112 (8.10%) Oracle
3 98 (7.09%) VMware
4 40 (2.89%) Cognos
5 31 (2.24%) IBM
6 30 (2.17%) HP
6 30 (2.17%) Altiris
7 29 (2.10%) Dell
8 27 (1.95%) SAP
9 25 (1.81%) Cisco
10 21 (1.52%) Citrix
11 15 (1.08%) Sybase
11 15 (1.08%) Google
12 14 (1.01%) Business Objects
12 14 (1.01%) Facebook
13 12 (0.87%) Sage
13 12 (0.87%) Red Gate
14 11 (0.80%) Tableau
14 11 (0.80%) EMC
15 9 (0.65%) Twitter
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