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 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 7 7 6
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 519 718 783
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 16.53% 18.87% 21.22%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 54.75% 54.07% 62.94%
Number of salaries quoted 437 624 688
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £48,700
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
948 1328 1244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 30.19% 34.90% 33.71%
Number of salaries quoted 759 1087 1076
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +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 1 October 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 1 October 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 +1 167 £38,500 +10.00% 18
Nottinghamshire -5 166 £41,046 +9.45% 25
Northamptonshire +1 86 £40,000 +14.28% 15
Derbyshire -4 56 £37,500 -6.25% 11
Lincolnshire -5 28 £37,500 +11.69% 4
SQL Server
England

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 661 (56.79%) .NET
2 622 (53.44%) C#
3 497 (42.70%) SQL
4 474 (40.72%) ASP.NET
5 457 (39.26%) Microsoft
6 428 (36.77%) Agile Software Development
7 341 (29.30%) MVC
8 331 (28.44%) JavaScript
9 306 (26.29%) HTML
10 293 (25.17%) CSS
11 224 (19.24%) ASP.NET MVC
12 217 (18.64%) Windows
13 185 (15.89%) .NET Framework
14 177 (15.21%) T-SQL
15 157 (13.49%) SQL Server 2008
16 156 (13.40%) jQuery
17 155 (13.32%) SQL Server 2014
18 153 (13.14%) WCF
18 153 (13.14%) MS Excel
18 153 (13.14%) Business Intelligence
19 148 (12.71%) TDD
20 142 (12.20%) VB.NET
21 138 (11.86%) Oracle
21 138 (11.86%) Web Development
22 137 (11.77%) Degree
23 136 (11.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
24 132 (11.34%) Git (software)
24 132 (11.34%) SQL Server 2012
25 127 (10.91%) Windows Server
26 124 (10.65%) ASP.NET Web API

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 93 (7.99%) IIS
2 61 (5.24%) SharePoint
3 50 (4.30%) MS Exchange
4 35 (3.01%) Exchange Server 2010
5 31 (2.66%) CMS
6 20 (1.72%) DNN
7 17 (1.46%) BizTalk Server
8 15 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2013
8 15 (1.29%) SAS
9 13 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2007
9 13 (1.12%) Skype for Business
10 10 (0.86%) Elasticsearch
11 9 (0.77%) Apache
12 8 (0.69%) Tomcat
13 7 (0.60%) JBoss
13 7 (0.60%) SharePoint 2013
13 7 (0.60%) WebLogic
14 6 (0.52%) Orchard CMS
14 6 (0.52%) WebSphere
15 5 (0.43%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 153 (13.14%) MS Excel
2 48 (4.12%) MS Office
3 20 (1.72%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (0.60%) Adobe Illustrator
5 6 (0.52%) Photoshop
6 5 (0.43%) SPSS
7 1 (0.086%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 15 (1.29%) Dynamics AX
2 13 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
3 11 (0.95%) Oracle Applications
4 10 (0.86%) Dynamics NAV
4 10 (0.86%) Oracle EBS
5 9 (0.77%) Infor M3
6 5 (0.43%) SAP CRM
6 5 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 5 (0.43%) Visualfiles
7 4 (0.34%) Oracle 11i
7 4 (0.34%) Remedy ITSM
8 3 (0.26%) Magento
9 2 (0.17%) Oracle EBS R12
10 1 (0.086%) Oracle Financials
10 1 (0.086%) Payment Gateway
10 1 (0.086%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 105 (9.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 33 (2.84%) Amazon AWS
3 29 (2.49%) Office 365
4 23 (1.98%) IaaS
4 23 (1.98%) SaaS
5 20 (1.72%) PaaS
5 20 (1.72%) Sage Pay
6 17 (1.46%) Amazon EC2
7 12 (1.03%) Google Play
8 5 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (0.26%) Azure Active Directory
10 2 (0.17%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.17%) Amazon SQS
10 2 (0.17%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 2 (0.17%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (0.17%) Slack
11 1 (0.086%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 55 (4.73%) Firewall
2 41 (3.52%) SAN
3 39 (3.35%) WAN
4 35 (3.01%) LAN
5 31 (2.66%) Wireless
6 29 (2.49%) Internet
7 26 (2.23%) DHCP
7 26 (2.23%) DNS
8 19 (1.63%) VoIP
9 16 (1.37%) TCP/IP
10 15 (1.29%) Remote Desktop
11 13 (1.12%) MPLS
11 13 (1.12%) Skype
12 11 (0.95%) Intranet
13 8 (0.69%) SSL
14 7 (0.60%) SMPP
15 6 (0.52%) Unified Communications
16 5 (0.43%) SNMP
16 5 (0.43%) VPN
16 5 (0.43%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 157 (13.49%) SQL Server 2008
2 155 (13.32%) SQL Server 2014
3 136 (11.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 132 (11.34%) SQL Server 2012
5 120 (10.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 110 (9.45%) Data Warehouse
7 101 (8.68%) Relational Database
8 75 (6.44%) MySQL
9 69 (5.93%) SQL Server 2005
10 64 (5.50%) NoSQL
11 50 (4.30%) RDBMS
12 49 (4.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 36 (3.09%) Oracle Database
13 36 (3.09%) QlikView
14 32 (2.75%) Crystal Reports
15 26 (2.23%) Big Data
15 26 (2.23%) BusinessObjects
15 26 (2.23%) DB2
16 25 (2.15%) MongoDB
17 21 (1.80%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 132 (11.34%) Git (software)
2 117 (10.05%) Team Foundation Server
3 103 (8.85%) Visual Studio
4 54 (4.64%) NUnit
4 54 (4.64%) Selenium
5 38 (3.26%) Rhino Mocks
6 28 (2.41%) Cucumber
7 15 (1.29%) MSTest
8 14 (1.20%) Jenkins
8 14 (1.20%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 13 (1.12%) CruiseControl
9 13 (1.12%) Moq
9 13 (1.12%) SoapUI
9 13 (1.12%) Subversion
10 11 (0.95%) ReSharper
11 9 (0.77%) Octopus Deploy
12 8 (0.69%) Oracle Forms
12 8 (0.69%) SpecFlow
13 6 (0.52%) FxCop
14 5 (0.43%) JIRA
General
1 111 (9.54%) Retail
2 94 (8.08%) Finance
3 48 (4.12%) Games
4 43 (3.69%) Marketing
5 30 (2.58%) Advertising
6 29 (2.49%) Back Office
7 19 (1.63%) Publishing
8 17 (1.46%) Legal
9 16 (1.37%) Pharmaceutical
10 15 (1.29%) Manufacturing
11 11 (0.95%) Telecoms
12 7 (0.60%) Banking
13 6 (0.52%) Billing
14 3 (0.26%) French Language
14 3 (0.26%) German Language
14 3 (0.26%) Italian Language
14 3 (0.26%) Law
14 3 (0.26%) Spanish Language
15 2 (0.17%) Automotive
16 1 (0.086%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 633 (54.38%) Developer
2 426 (36.60%) .NET Developer
3 350 (30.07%) C# Developer
4 309 (26.55%) C# .NET Developer
5 227 (19.50%) ASP.NET Developer
6 207 (17.78%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 135 (11.60%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 134 (11.51%) SQL Developer
9 110 (9.45%) DBA
10 99 (8.51%) Analyst
11 88 (7.56%) Senior Developer
12 83 (7.13%) Software Developer
12 83 (7.13%) SQL DBA
13 82 (7.04%) C# Software Developer
14 80 (6.87%) .NET Software Developer
14 80 (6.87%) Administrator
15 78 (6.70%) Junior
16 70 (6.01%) JavaScript Developer
17 64 (5.50%) HTML Developer
18 63 (5.41%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 661 (56.79%) .NET
2 474 (40.72%) ASP.NET
3 306 (26.29%) HTML
4 293 (25.17%) CSS
5 224 (19.24%) ASP.NET MVC
6 185 (15.89%) .NET Framework
7 156 (13.40%) jQuery
8 153 (13.14%) WCF
9 124 (10.65%) ASP.NET Web API
10 117 (10.05%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 113 (9.71%) HTML5
12 99 (8.51%) Entity Framework
13 92 (7.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 85 (7.30%) Web Services
15 76 (6.53%) RESTful
16 74 (6.36%) XML
17 72 (6.19%) Ajax
18 71 (6.10%) Node.js
19 66 (5.67%) AngularJS
19 66 (5.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 51 (4.38%) Computer Science
2 49 (4.21%) Analytical Skills
3 35 (3.01%) Enterprise Software
4 34 (2.92%) Data Centre
5 33 (2.84%) Clustering
6 32 (2.75%) Mobile App
7 27 (2.32%) iPad
7 27 (2.32%) Replication
8 25 (2.15%) User Experience
9 20 (1.72%) Inversion of Control
10 19 (1.63%) Management Information System
11 18 (1.55%) Mathematics
12 17 (1.46%) CMDB
12 17 (1.46%) NHS
13 16 (1.37%) Data Integration
14 15 (1.29%) iPhone
15 14 (1.20%) Driving Licence
16 10 (0.86%) Graphic Design
17 9 (0.77%) HP Storage
18 8 (0.69%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 217 (18.64%) Windows
2 127 (10.91%) Windows Server
3 77 (6.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 64 (5.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 52 (4.47%) Linux
6 33 (2.84%) Unix
7 22 (1.89%) Android
8 17 (1.46%) Windows 7
9 16 (1.37%) Windows Server 2003
10 10 (0.86%) Apple iOS
11 5 (0.43%) CentOS
12 4 (0.34%) AIX
12 4 (0.34%) Solaris
12 4 (0.34%) VMS
13 3 (0.26%) Windows 10
13 3 (0.26%) Windows 8
13 3 (0.26%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.086%) OS/390
14 1 (0.086%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.086%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 428 (36.77%) Agile Software Development
2 341 (29.30%) MVC
3 153 (13.14%) Business Intelligence
4 148 (12.71%) TDD
5 138 (11.86%) Web Development
6 123 (10.57%) Software Engineering
7 110 (9.45%) Scrum
8 109 (9.36%) Web Application Development
9 108 (9.28%) OO
10 106 (9.11%) SDLC
11 90 (7.73%) E-Commerce
12 88 (7.56%) ITIL
13 86 (7.39%) BDD
13 86 (7.39%) ETL
14 79 (6.79%) Mentoring
15 65 (5.58%) Continuous Integration
16 60 (5.15%) Continuous Improvement
17 53 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
18 51 (4.38%) Project Management
19 48 (4.12%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 622 (53.44%) C#
2 497 (42.70%) SQL
3 331 (28.44%) JavaScript
4 177 (15.21%) T-SQL
5 142 (12.20%) VB.NET
6 67 (5.76%) VB
7 52 (4.47%) Ruby
8 50 (4.30%) Java
9 46 (3.95%) PowerShell
10 35 (3.01%) PHP
11 21 (1.80%) VBScript
12 14 (1.20%) VB6
13 13 (1.12%) Python
14 10 (0.86%) C
14 10 (0.86%) C++
14 10 (0.86%) PL/SQL
14 10 (0.86%) VBA
15 8 (0.69%) Bourne shell
15 8 (0.69%) Shell Script
16 7 (0.60%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 137 (11.77%) Degree
2 44 (3.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 38 (3.26%) Security Cleared
4 32 (2.75%) SC Cleared
5 18 (1.55%) ISEB
6 15 (1.29%) PMI Certification
6 15 (1.29%) PMP
7 11 (0.95%) CCNA
7 11 (0.95%) Cisco Certification
8 10 (0.86%) MCITP
9 9 (0.77%) MCDST
10 7 (0.60%) MCSE
11 3 (0.26%) MCDBA
12 2 (0.17%) CCNP
12 2 (0.17%) ISTQB
12 2 (0.17%) MCSD
12 2 (0.17%) PhD
13 1 (0.086%) DBS Check
13 1 (0.086%) ITIL Certification
13 1 (0.086%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (6.19%) QA
2 36 (3.09%) SLA
3 26 (2.23%) PCI DSS
4 10 (0.86%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 116 (9.97%) Active Directory
2 68 (5.84%) Hyper-V
3 48 (4.12%) VMware Infrastructure
4 22 (1.89%) vSphere
5 19 (1.63%) Virtual Machines
6 14 (1.20%) Oracle RAC
7 13 (1.12%) XenApp
8 10 (0.86%) Terminal Services
9 9 (0.77%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 7 (0.60%) Virtual Servers
11 4 (0.34%) Time Sharing Option
12 3 (0.26%) Firmware
13 2 (0.17%) VMware ESXi
13 2 (0.17%) XenDesktop
13 2 (0.17%) XenServer
14 1 (0.086%) BitLocker
14 1 (0.086%) Microsoft App-V
14 1 (0.086%) Snort
14 1 (0.086%) Terminal Server
14 1 (0.086%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 34 (2.92%) SCCM
2 15 (1.29%) SCVMM
3 13 (1.12%) Data Guard
4 9 (0.77%) Failover Clustering
4 9 (0.77%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 8 (0.69%) Microsoft Clustering
5 8 (0.69%) Norton AntiVirus
6 7 (0.60%) Oracle RMAN
6 7 (0.60%) SCOM
7 5 (0.43%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 4 (0.34%) Cisco CUCM
8 4 (0.34%) HP Data Protector
8 4 (0.34%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 3 (0.26%) Nagios
10 2 (0.17%) McAfee ePO
10 2 (0.17%) MOM
10 2 (0.17%) PaperCut
10 2 (0.17%) SafeCom
10 2 (0.17%) SCOrch
11 1 (0.086%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 457 (39.26%) Microsoft
2 138 (11.86%) Oracle
3 72 (6.19%) VMware
4 68 (5.84%) Cisco
5 43 (3.69%) HP
6 41 (3.52%) Citrix
7 38 (3.26%) IBM
8 31 (2.66%) NetApp
9 26 (2.23%) Google
10 24 (2.06%) Tableau
11 21 (1.80%) Cognos
12 20 (1.72%) EMC
13 19 (1.63%) BMC
13 19 (1.63%) SAP
14 15 (1.29%) Adobe
14 15 (1.29%) CheckPoint
14 15 (1.29%) Juniper
14 15 (1.29%) Meraki
15 12 (1.03%) Telerik
16 11 (0.95%) hybris
Loughborough, Leicestershire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Technical Team Solutions
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum 23 days holiday, training, pension
Posted: 21 hours ago
Corby, Northamptonshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35000 - 45000
Posted: 22 hours ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Between 35k and 45k
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Technical Team Solutions
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum 23 days holiday, training budget, pension
Posted: 21 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Technical Team Solutions
Salary: Up to £52,000 per annum training budget 25 days holiday staff discount
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Graham Matthews
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Computer People
Posted: 4 days ago
Hinckley, Leicestershire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £39000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + package
Posted: 23 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Between 30k and 55k + excellent bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Loughborough, Leicestershire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Market Harborough, Leicestershire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Freshtechit
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £52,500 per annum plus benefits + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum Bonus and flexitime
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
QUANTICA
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £ negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Unspecified Based on Experience with Great Benefits Available
Posted: 4 days ago
Market Harborough, Leicestershire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago