The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the East Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 5 5 4
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 764 760 803
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 20.42% 23.79% 23.59%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 64.26% 65.24% 66.69%
Number of salaries quoted 703 714 734
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1189 1165 1204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 31.77% 36.47% 35.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1056 1058 1033
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,100 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £49,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
SQL Server
England

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 29 July 2014.

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 29 July 2014. 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
Leicestershire -1 282 £37,500 - 27
Nottinghamshire -5 198 £37,500 +7.14% 28
Northamptonshire -2 128 £34,000 -2.85% 31
Derbyshire -3 113 £38,000 +8.57% 23
Lincolnshire 0 36 £35,000 - 14
SQL Server
England

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 1171 (69.29%) .NET
2 1071 (63.37%) C#
3 818 (48.40%) ASP.NET
4 752 (44.50%) SQL
5 583 (34.50%) Microsoft
6 557 (32.96%) HTML
7 518 (30.65%) MVC
8 505 (29.88%) CSS
9 491 (29.05%) JavaScript
10 459 (27.16%) Windows
11 425 (25.15%) jQuery
12 372 (22.01%) SQL Server 2008
13 364 (21.54%) ASP.NET MVC
14 357 (21.12%) XML
15 336 (19.88%) SQL Server 2012
16 331 (19.59%) T-SQL
17 314 (18.58%) TDD
18 280 (16.57%) Visual Studio
19 258 (15.27%) VB.NET
20 249 (14.73%) Web Services
20 249 (14.73%) .NET Framework
21 248 (14.67%) WCF
21 248 (14.67%) Ajax
21 248 (14.67%) MS Excel
22 223 (13.20%) Agile Software Development
23 220 (13.02%) Scrum
24 200 (11.83%) HTML5
25 198 (11.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
26 196 (11.60%) SQL Server 2005
27 189 (11.18%) WPF

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 98 (5.80%) IIS
2 96 (5.68%) MS Exchange
3 93 (5.50%) SharePoint
4 54 (3.20%) CMS
5 50 (2.96%) Exchange Server 2010
6 44 (2.60%) Node.js
7 26 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2007
7 26 (1.54%) DNN
8 22 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2003
9 17 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2013
10 16 (0.95%) SharePoint Server
11 15 (0.89%) Tomcat
11 15 (0.89%) SharePoint 2013
11 15 (0.89%) SharePoint 2010
12 14 (0.83%) Apache
13 12 (0.71%) BizTalk Server
14 11 (0.65%) Lync
15 8 (0.47%) Umbraco
15 8 (0.47%) WordPress
15 8 (0.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 248 (14.67%) MS Excel
2 41 (2.43%) MS Office
3 14 (0.83%) Photoshop
4 4 (0.24%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (0.18%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.18%) MS Project
5 3 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.059%) GIMP
6 1 (0.059%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.059%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 34 (2.01%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (0.71%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 12 (0.71%) Dynamics NAV
2 12 (0.71%) Oracle EBS R12
3 8 (0.47%) Magento
4 5 (0.30%) Visualfiles
4 5 (0.30%) Remedy ITSM
5 4 (0.24%) Oracle EBS
5 4 (0.24%) Oracle Applications
5 4 (0.24%) Oracle General Ledger
5 4 (0.24%) Oracle Payables
5 4 (0.24%) Oracle Receivables
6 3 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.12%) SAP Business One
7 2 (0.12%) SAP SRM
7 2 (0.12%) SAP CRM
7 2 (0.12%) nopCommerce
8 1 (0.059%) Oracle BPM
8 1 (0.059%) Summit
8 1 (0.059%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 31 (1.83%) SaaS
2 14 (0.83%) Office 365
3 13 (0.77%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (0.30%) PaaS
4 5 (0.30%) IaaS
5 3 (0.18%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.059%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.059%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 71 (4.20%) DNS
2 67 (3.96%) Internet
2 67 (3.96%) TCP/IP
3 54 (3.20%) Firewall
4 48 (2.84%) DHCP
5 43 (2.54%) SAN
6 27 (1.60%) LDAP
7 24 (1.42%) WAN
8 21 (1.24%) LAN
9 10 (0.59%) VoIP
9 10 (0.59%) Wireless
10 9 (0.53%) NetScaler
11 7 (0.41%) VLAN
11 7 (0.41%) VPN
11 7 (0.41%) HTTP
12 6 (0.36%) Intranet
13 5 (0.30%) Cisco IOS
13 5 (0.30%) Network Security
13 5 (0.30%) SSL
14 4 (0.24%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 372 (22.01%) SQL Server 2008
2 336 (19.88%) SQL Server 2012
3 198 (11.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 196 (11.60%) SQL Server 2005
5 178 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 111 (6.57%) Data Warehouse
7 95 (5.62%) Relational Database
8 94 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 80 (4.73%) MySQL
10 76 (4.50%) Crystal Reports
11 62 (3.67%) Oracle Database
12 51 (3.02%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 49 (2.90%) RDBMS
14 33 (1.95%) Oracle Reports
15 31 (1.83%) OLAP
16 24 (1.42%) NoSQL
17 22 (1.30%) Oracle Database 11g
17 22 (1.30%) DTS
18 21 (1.24%) Oracle BI EE
19 16 (0.95%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 280 (16.57%) Visual Studio
2 117 (6.92%) NUnit
3 102 (6.04%) Team Foundation Server
4 98 (5.80%) Rhino Mocks
5 62 (3.67%) Moq
6 51 (3.02%) Git (software)
7 32 (1.89%) Subversion
8 20 (1.18%) MSTest
9 19 (1.12%) Oracle Forms
9 19 (1.12%) Eclipse
10 18 (1.07%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 18 (1.07%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 14 (0.83%) Selenium
12 12 (0.71%) CruiseControl
13 9 (0.53%) Maven
14 7 (0.41%) Ant
15 6 (0.36%) WebDriver
16 5 (0.30%) SoapUI
16 5 (0.30%) PhoneGap
16 5 (0.30%) MSBuild
General
1 147 (8.70%) Finance
2 99 (5.86%) Retail
3 63 (3.73%) Marketing
4 35 (2.07%) Manufacturing
5 28 (1.66%) Advertising
6 21 (1.24%) Games
7 18 (1.07%) Telecoms
8 16 (0.95%) Music Industry
9 12 (0.71%) Back Office
9 12 (0.71%) Aerospace
10 11 (0.65%) Law
11 10 (0.59%) Legal
12 8 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
13 5 (0.30%) Multimedia
14 3 (0.18%) Billing
15 2 (0.12%) Banking
15 2 (0.12%) German Language
16 1 (0.059%) General Ledger
16 1 (0.059%) Local Government
16 1 (0.059%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1164 (68.88%) Developer
2 537 (31.78%) .NET Developer
3 298 (17.63%) C# Developer
4 215 (12.72%) C# .NET Developer
5 195 (11.54%) Senior Developer
6 180 (10.65%) Software Developer
7 164 (9.70%) Analyst
7 164 (9.70%) Web Developer
8 137 (8.11%) ASP.NET Developer
9 122 (7.22%) Programmer
10 97 (5.74%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 77 (4.56%) Senior .NET Developer
12 76 (4.50%) .NET Programmer
12 76 (4.50%) SQL Developer
13 66 (3.91%) DBA
14 63 (3.73%) Software Engineer
15 60 (3.55%) Junior
16 59 (3.49%) Support Analyst
17 56 (3.31%) Senior C# Developer
18 54 (3.20%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1171 (69.29%) .NET
2 818 (48.40%) ASP.NET
3 557 (32.96%) HTML
4 505 (29.88%) CSS
5 425 (25.15%) jQuery
6 364 (21.54%) ASP.NET MVC
7 357 (21.12%) XML
8 249 (14.73%) Web Services
8 249 (14.73%) .NET Framework
9 248 (14.67%) WCF
9 248 (14.67%) Ajax
10 200 (11.83%) HTML5
11 189 (11.18%) WPF
12 170 (10.06%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 165 (9.76%) WinForms
14 158 (9.35%) XSLT
15 153 (9.05%) CSS3
16 142 (8.40%) LINQ
17 133 (7.87%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 109 (6.45%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 75 (4.44%) Computer Science
2 51 (3.02%) Mobile App
3 46 (2.72%) Mathematics
4 44 (2.60%) Clustering
5 43 (2.54%) Smartcard
6 40 (2.37%) Enterprise Software
7 37 (2.19%) Blackberry
8 33 (1.95%) Client/Server
9 30 (1.78%) Management Information System
10 27 (1.60%) PKI
10 27 (1.60%) N-Tier
10 27 (1.60%) iPhone
11 26 (1.54%) Streaming Music
12 24 (1.42%) Tandem
13 19 (1.12%) FMCG
13 19 (1.12%) Open Source
14 18 (1.07%) Replication
15 17 (1.01%) Inversion of Control
16 12 (0.71%) Thin Client
16 12 (0.71%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 459 (27.16%) Windows
2 85 (5.03%) Windows Server 2008
3 74 (4.38%) Windows Server 2003
4 67 (3.96%) Linux
5 53 (3.14%) Android
6 46 (2.72%) Windows Server 2012
7 36 (2.13%) Apple iOS
8 30 (1.78%) UNIX
9 27 (1.60%) BlackBerry OS
10 22 (1.30%) Windows 7
11 17 (1.01%) Windows XP
12 14 (0.83%) Windows 8
13 9 (0.53%) Windows Vista
14 7 (0.41%) HPUX
15 6 (0.36%) Solaris
16 5 (0.30%) AIX
16 5 (0.30%) CentOS
17 3 (0.18%) Mac OS X
18 2 (0.12%) Windows 2000 Server
19 1 (0.059%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 518 (30.65%) MVC
2 314 (18.58%) TDD
3 223 (13.20%) Agile Software Development
4 220 (13.02%) Scrum
5 177 (10.47%) Business Intelligence
6 144 (8.52%) Web Development
7 134 (7.93%) Software Engineering
7 134 (7.93%) Web Application Development
8 127 (7.51%) E-Commerce
9 107 (6.33%) OO
10 104 (6.15%) BDD
11 92 (5.44%) Project Management
12 88 (5.21%) Performance Tuning
13 83 (4.91%) MVVM
14 72 (4.26%) OOP
15 71 (4.20%) Unit Testing
16 61 (3.61%) Kanban
16 61 (3.61%) ETL
17 60 (3.55%) CRM
18 53 (3.14%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 1071 (63.37%) C#
2 752 (44.50%) SQL
3 491 (29.05%) JavaScript
4 331 (19.59%) T-SQL
5 258 (15.27%) VB.NET
6 114 (6.75%) VB
7 88 (5.21%) Java
8 43 (2.54%) PHP
9 39 (2.31%) C++
9 39 (2.31%) VBA
10 34 (2.01%) VBScript
11 26 (1.54%) XPath
11 26 (1.54%) PowerShell
12 20 (1.18%) VB6
13 19 (1.12%) Ruby
14 18 (1.07%) FoxPro (VFP)
14 18 (1.07%) PL/SQL
15 13 (0.77%) C
15 13 (0.77%) Shell Script
16 11 (0.65%) XAML
Qualifications
1 144 (8.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 114 (6.75%) Degree
3 68 (4.02%) MCP
4 62 (3.67%) MCTS
5 58 (3.43%) MCAD
6 53 (3.14%) MCSD
7 29 (1.72%) CCNA
7 29 (1.72%) Cisco Certification
8 28 (1.66%) MCSE
9 23 (1.36%) MCSA
10 22 (1.30%) MCITP
11 18 (1.07%) Security Cleared
12 17 (1.01%) ISEB
13 7 (0.41%) ITIL Certification
13 7 (0.41%) SC Cleared
13 7 (0.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 6 (0.36%) Microsoft Certified Master
14 6 (0.36%) MCSM
15 5 (0.30%) ISTQB
15 5 (0.30%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (1.78%) QA
2 10 (0.59%) SLA
3 9 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (0.41%) ISO 9001
4 7 (0.41%) TickIT
5 6 (0.36%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.18%) Data Quality
System Software
1 113 (6.69%) Active Directory
2 63 (3.73%) Hyper-V
3 41 (2.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 21 (1.24%) vSphere
5 17 (1.01%) XenApp
6 6 (0.36%) UAG
7 5 (0.30%) Forefront TMG
7 5 (0.30%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (0.24%) Oracle RAC
8 4 (0.24%) Terminal Server
8 4 (0.24%) XenDesktop
9 3 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (0.18%) Oracle RMAN
10 2 (0.12%) VMware ESX
11 1 (0.059%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.059%) ISA Server
11 1 (0.059%) KVM
11 1 (0.059%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 16 (0.95%) SCCM
2 13 (0.77%) SCOM
3 8 (0.47%) Backup Exec
4 6 (0.36%) Control-M
5 5 (0.30%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 4 (0.24%) ARCserve
6 4 (0.24%) MOM
6 4 (0.24%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 4 (0.24%) Data Guard
6 4 (0.24%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 3 (0.18%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (0.12%) Tivoli
8 2 (0.12%) Norton AntiVirus
8 2 (0.12%) NetBackup
8 2 (0.12%) WSUS
9 1 (0.059%) HP Data Protector
9 1 (0.059%) Vagrant
9 1 (0.059%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.059%) SCDPM
9 1 (0.059%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 583 (34.50%) Microsoft
2 180 (10.65%) Oracle
3 83 (4.91%) VMware
4 46 (2.72%) Cisco
5 36 (2.13%) Citrix
6 34 (2.01%) HP
7 24 (1.42%) SAP
8 23 (1.36%) Facebook
9 19 (1.12%) Google
10 18 (1.07%) Cognos
11 14 (0.83%) Business Objects
12 13 (0.77%) Dell
12 13 (0.77%) Informatica
12 13 (0.77%) Infragistics
13 12 (0.71%) Symantec
13 12 (0.71%) Red Hat
13 12 (0.71%) Sage
14 11 (0.65%) Salesforce.com
15 9 (0.53%) NetApp
16 8 (0.47%) IBM
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