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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 8 6 4
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 679 762 752
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 17.84% 20.58% 23.34%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 52.80% 62.77% 65.79%
Number of salaries quoted 596 680 700
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,377 £47,500 £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
1286 1214 1143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 33.80% 32.79% 35.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1079 1062 1027
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 3 September 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 3 September 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 +1 253 £37,500 +7.14% 42
Northamptonshire -1 145 £37,500 +7.14% 16
Derbyshire +2 143 £40,000 +3.89% 30
Leicestershire -4 118 £35,000 -6.66% 25
Lincolnshire -1 24 £34,000 -3.54% 9
SQL Server
England

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

1 910 (65.14%) .NET
2 870 (62.28%) C#
3 680 (48.68%) ASP.NET
4 623 (44.60%) SQL
5 543 (38.87%) MVC
6 480 (34.36%) Microsoft
7 469 (33.57%) Agile Software Development
8 418 (29.92%) JavaScript
9 399 (28.56%) HTML
10 354 (25.34%) CSS
11 336 (24.05%) ASP.NET MVC
12 308 (22.05%) .NET Framework
13 292 (20.90%) Windows
14 285 (20.40%) jQuery
15 259 (18.54%) T-SQL
16 256 (18.32%) WCF
17 252 (18.04%) TDD
18 230 (16.46%) SQL Server 2008
19 213 (15.25%) MS Excel
20 198 (14.17%) Web Services
21 194 (13.89%) VB.NET
22 188 (13.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
23 180 (12.88%) Scrum
24 178 (12.74%) Web Application Development
25 174 (12.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
26 166 (11.88%) Entity Framework
27 164 (11.74%) ASP.NET Web API
28 157 (11.24%) Degree
29 155 (11.10%) XML
30 152 (10.88%) SQL Server 2012

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

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 96 (6.87%) Node.js
2 94 (6.73%) SharePoint
3 66 (4.72%) IIS
4 49 (3.51%) MS Exchange
5 45 (3.22%) CMS
6 39 (2.79%) DNN
7 36 (2.58%) BizTalk Server
8 33 (2.36%) Umbraco
9 30 (2.15%) Sitecore CMS
9 30 (2.15%) Kentico
10 25 (1.79%) Lync
11 14 (1.00%) WebSphere
11 14 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2007
12 13 (0.93%) SharePoint 2013
13 12 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2010
13 12 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2003
14 8 (0.57%) SAS
15 6 (0.43%) SharePoint Server
16 5 (0.36%) Tomcat
16 5 (0.36%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 213 (15.25%) MS Excel
2 51 (3.65%) MS Office
3 17 (1.22%) AutoCAD
4 8 (0.57%) Photoshop
5 6 (0.43%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (0.36%) PowerPivot
6 5 (0.36%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (0.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.072%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 33 (2.36%) Cognos TM1
2 12 (0.86%) Dynamics CRM
3 11 (0.79%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 5 (0.36%) Dynamics NAV
5 4 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (0.21%) Cognos Controller
7 2 (0.14%) SAP SRM
7 2 (0.14%) Oracle BPM
8 1 (0.072%) Sage 200
8 1 (0.072%) Infor M3
8 1 (0.072%) Oracle Payables
8 1 (0.072%) Oracle Receivables
8 1 (0.072%) Sage CRM
8 1 (0.072%) Remedy ITSM
8 1 (0.072%) ResourceLink
8 1 (0.072%) Retail-J
8 1 (0.072%) Dynamics GP
8 1 (0.072%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.072%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 80 (5.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (1.57%) Office 365
3 9 (0.64%) GitHub
4 5 (0.36%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (0.36%) SaaS
5 4 (0.29%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.21%) Sage Pay
6 3 (0.21%) PaaS
6 3 (0.21%) IaaS
7 2 (0.14%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.072%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (0.072%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 46 (3.29%) SAN
2 33 (2.36%) Internet
3 31 (2.22%) Firewall
4 29 (2.08%) TCP/IP
5 27 (1.93%) DNS
6 22 (1.57%) DHCP
7 18 (1.29%) WAN
7 18 (1.29%) LAN
8 14 (1.00%) NAS
9 11 (0.79%) VLAN
9 11 (0.79%) VoIP
10 7 (0.50%) PBX
10 7 (0.50%) Intranet
11 5 (0.36%) HTTP
11 5 (0.36%) Wireless
12 4 (0.29%) Broadband
13 3 (0.21%) SSL
14 2 (0.14%) VPN
14 2 (0.14%) IP Telephony
14 2 (0.14%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 230 (16.46%) SQL Server 2008
2 188 (13.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 174 (12.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 152 (10.88%) SQL Server 2012
5 119 (8.52%) SQL Server 2005
6 109 (7.80%) Data Warehouse
7 102 (7.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 96 (6.87%) NoSQL
9 94 (6.73%) Relational Database
10 56 (4.01%) MySQL
11 31 (2.22%) Crystal Reports
12 28 (2.00%) MongoDB
13 26 (1.86%) RDBMS
14 24 (1.72%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 20 (1.43%) DB2
16 17 (1.22%) BusinessObjects
17 15 (1.07%) OLAP
18 14 (1.00%) Oracle Database
19 12 (0.86%) Big Data
19 12 (0.86%) Adabas
Development Applications
1 119 (8.52%) Git (software)
2 102 (7.30%) Team Foundation Server
3 92 (6.59%) NUnit
4 79 (5.65%) Visual Studio
5 77 (5.51%) Moq
6 56 (4.01%) Rhino Mocks
7 51 (3.65%) MSTest
8 50 (3.58%) Subversion
9 21 (1.50%) Selenium
10 20 (1.43%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 13 (0.93%) JIRA
12 10 (0.72%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 8 (0.57%) LoadRunner
13 8 (0.57%) TeamCity
14 7 (0.50%) TestComplete
14 7 (0.50%) SilkTest
14 7 (0.50%) Oracle Forms
15 5 (0.36%) SpecFlow
16 4 (0.29%) WebDriver
16 4 (0.29%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 116 (8.30%) Finance
2 111 (7.95%) Marketing
3 86 (6.16%) Retail
4 49 (3.51%) Advertising
4 49 (3.51%) Games
5 31 (2.22%) Manufacturing
6 27 (1.93%) Back Office
7 19 (1.36%) Banking
8 12 (0.86%) Front Office
8 12 (0.86%) Law
9 11 (0.79%) Legal
9 11 (0.79%) Telecoms
10 10 (0.72%) International Banking
11 6 (0.43%) Automotive
11 6 (0.43%) French Language
12 4 (0.29%) Billing
13 3 (0.21%) Local Government
13 3 (0.21%) German Language
13 3 (0.21%) Italian Language
13 3 (0.21%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 932 (66.71%) Developer
2 398 (28.49%) .NET Developer
3 226 (16.18%) Software Developer
4 193 (13.82%) C# Developer
5 156 (11.17%) C# .NET Developer
6 147 (10.52%) Analyst
7 115 (8.23%) Senior Developer
8 107 (7.66%) Junior
9 92 (6.59%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 88 (6.30%) DBA
11 82 (5.87%) Junior Developer
12 75 (5.37%) ASP.NET Developer
13 71 (5.08%) Web Developer
14 68 (4.87%) SQL DBA
15 55 (3.94%) Graduate
16 54 (3.87%) Senior Software Developer
16 54 (3.87%) .NET Software Developer
17 53 (3.79%) Junior .NET Developer
18 52 (3.72%) Support Analyst
19 49 (3.51%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 910 (65.14%) .NET
2 680 (48.68%) ASP.NET
3 399 (28.56%) HTML
4 354 (25.34%) CSS
5 336 (24.05%) ASP.NET MVC
6 308 (22.05%) .NET Framework
7 285 (20.40%) jQuery
8 256 (18.32%) WCF
9 198 (14.17%) Web Services
10 166 (11.88%) Entity Framework
11 164 (11.74%) ASP.NET Web API
12 155 (11.10%) XML
13 112 (8.02%) RESTful
14 110 (7.87%) LINQ
15 109 (7.80%) SOAP
16 107 (7.66%) CSS3
17 103 (7.37%) Ajax
18 96 (6.87%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 95 (6.80%) HTML5
20 80 (5.73%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 119 (8.52%) Analytical Skills
2 57 (4.08%) Enterprise Software
2 57 (4.08%) Computer Science
3 53 (3.79%) Replication
4 52 (3.72%) Clustering
5 36 (2.58%) Management Information System
5 36 (2.58%) Mobile App
6 35 (2.51%) Inversion of Control
7 25 (1.79%) N-Tier
7 25 (1.79%) Mathematics
8 16 (1.15%) Statistics
9 14 (1.00%) Streaming Music
10 13 (0.93%) Physics
11 12 (0.86%) Blog
11 12 (0.86%) Data Integration
11 12 (0.86%) iSeries
12 11 (0.79%) Credit Risk
12 11 (0.79%) AS400
13 10 (0.72%) Graphic Design
14 8 (0.57%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 292 (20.90%) Windows
2 100 (7.16%) Windows Server 2008
3 72 (5.15%) Linux
4 59 (4.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 30 (2.15%) Windows 7
6 24 (1.72%) Windows 8
7 23 (1.65%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (0.72%) UNIX
9 8 (0.57%) Windows XP
9 8 (0.57%) Android
10 7 (0.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (0.43%) Windows 2000
12 5 (0.36%) Solaris
13 4 (0.29%) CentOS
14 3 (0.21%) Apple iOS
14 3 (0.21%) Windows Mobile
15 2 (0.14%) Windows Vista
16 1 (0.072%) AIX
16 1 (0.072%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 543 (38.87%) MVC
2 469 (33.57%) Agile Software Development
3 252 (18.04%) TDD
4 180 (12.88%) Scrum
5 178 (12.74%) Web Application Development
6 150 (10.74%) Business Intelligence
7 130 (9.31%) BDD
8 100 (7.16%) SDLC
9 89 (6.37%) OO
9 89 (6.37%) Software Engineering
10 88 (6.30%) E-Commerce
11 74 (5.30%) Performance Tuning
12 70 (5.01%) Mentoring
12 70 (5.01%) Continuous Integration
13 68 (4.87%) Web Development
13 68 (4.87%) OOP
14 66 (4.72%) ERP
15 61 (4.37%) Kanban
16 59 (4.22%) ETL
17 57 (4.08%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 870 (62.28%) C#
2 623 (44.60%) SQL
3 418 (29.92%) JavaScript
4 259 (18.54%) T-SQL
5 194 (13.89%) VB.NET
6 94 (6.73%) Java
7 88 (6.30%) Ruby
8 86 (6.16%) VB
9 30 (2.15%) VB6
10 27 (1.93%) PHP
11 22 (1.57%) VBA
12 19 (1.36%) PowerShell
13 13 (0.93%) JCL
13 13 (0.93%) C++
13 13 (0.93%) COBOL
14 12 (0.86%) NATURAL
15 9 (0.64%) Delphi
16 6 (0.43%) C
17 4 (0.29%) Python
17 4 (0.29%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 157 (11.24%) Degree
2 46 (3.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (1.00%) ISEB
4 13 (0.93%) MCSE
5 10 (0.72%) MCP
6 8 (0.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 8 (0.57%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (0.50%) MCITP
8 6 (0.43%) ISTQB
9 5 (0.36%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 5 (0.36%) MCDBA
9 5 (0.36%) CCNP
10 4 (0.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 4 (0.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 4 (0.29%) SC Cleared
10 4 (0.29%) Security Cleared
11 3 (0.21%) VCP5
11 3 (0.21%) MCTS
11 3 (0.21%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.072%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (3.01%) QA
2 13 (0.93%) SLA
3 6 (0.43%) ISO 9001
3 6 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.21%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.21%) TickIT
5 2 (0.14%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.072%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 76 (5.44%) Active Directory
2 43 (3.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 37 (2.65%) Hyper-V
4 10 (0.72%) vSphere
5 4 (0.29%) Terminal Server
6 3 (0.21%) VMware ESX
6 3 (0.21%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 3 (0.21%) XenApp
7 2 (0.14%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (0.14%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (0.14%) Terminal Services
7 2 (0.14%) BitLocker
8 1 (0.072%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.072%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 44 (3.15%) SCCM
2 20 (1.43%) SCOM
3 10 (0.72%) CA Endevor
4 4 (0.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (0.21%) SCSM
5 3 (0.21%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (0.14%) Casper Suite
6 2 (0.14%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.14%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (0.14%) WSUS
6 2 (0.14%) Backup Exec
6 2 (0.14%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 1 (0.072%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.072%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.072%) Control-M
7 1 (0.072%) ARCserve
7 1 (0.072%) AirWatch
7 1 (0.072%) Puppet
7 1 (0.072%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.072%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 480 (34.36%) Microsoft
2 109 (7.80%) Oracle
3 61 (4.37%) VMware
4 51 (3.65%) Cognos
5 30 (2.15%) EPiServer
5 30 (2.15%) Sitecore
6 24 (1.72%) IBM
7 23 (1.65%) SAP
8 22 (1.57%) Sybase
9 21 (1.50%) Facebook
10 19 (1.36%) HP
11 18 (1.29%) Twitter
12 16 (1.15%) Dell
12 16 (1.15%) Cisco
13 15 (1.07%) Remedy
14 12 (0.86%) Red Hat
14 12 (0.86%) Alteryx
14 12 (0.86%) Altiris
14 12 (0.86%) Google
15 10 (0.72%) Telerik
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