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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 7 6 5
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 681 762 760
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 18.67% 20.27% 23.75%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 55.50% 63.66% 65.01%
Number of salaries quoted 598 699 714
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
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
1227 1197 1169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 33.64% 31.84% 36.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1042 1058 1061
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 £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +3 242 £39,000 +4.00% 39
Derbyshire +3 150 £40,000 +5.26% 16
Northamptonshire -1 144 £37,500 +10.29% 11
Leicestershire -4 127 £37,500 - 20
Lincolnshire -3 26 £34,000 -2.85% 6
SQL Server
England

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 911 (63.22%) .NET
2 865 (60.03%) C#
3 680 (47.19%) ASP.NET
4 667 (46.29%) SQL
5 525 (36.43%) MVC
6 511 (35.46%) Microsoft
7 447 (31.02%) Agile Software Development
8 406 (28.17%) JavaScript
9 384 (26.65%) HTML
10 360 (24.98%) CSS
11 342 (23.73%) ASP.NET MVC
12 307 (21.30%) Windows
13 291 (20.19%) .NET Framework
14 287 (19.92%) T-SQL
15 281 (19.50%) jQuery
16 258 (17.90%) WCF
16 258 (17.90%) TDD
17 244 (16.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 235 (16.31%) SQL Server 2008
19 226 (15.68%) MS Excel
20 218 (15.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 195 (13.53%) VB.NET
21 195 (13.53%) Web Services
22 181 (12.56%) Web Application Development
23 172 (11.94%) XML
24 166 (11.52%) Business Intelligence
25 165 (11.45%) SQL Server 2012
26 164 (11.38%) Degree
27 159 (11.03%) Scrum
28 158 (10.96%) ASP.NET Web API

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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
1 111 (7.70%) SharePoint
2 95 (6.59%) Node.js
3 82 (5.69%) IIS
4 54 (3.75%) MS Exchange
5 34 (2.36%) BizTalk Server
6 29 (2.01%) Lync
7 26 (1.80%) DNN
8 25 (1.73%) CMS
9 17 (1.18%) WebSphere
10 16 (1.11%) Umbraco
10 16 (1.11%) SharePoint 2013
11 15 (1.04%) Kentico
11 15 (1.04%) Sitecore CMS
12 13 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2010
13 12 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2007
14 11 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2003
14 11 (0.76%) SharePoint Server
15 9 (0.62%) SAS
16 7 (0.49%) JBoss
17 6 (0.42%) Apache
Applications
1 226 (15.68%) MS Excel
2 54 (3.75%) MS Office
3 17 (1.18%) AutoCAD
4 5 (0.35%) Photoshop
4 5 (0.35%) PowerPivot
5 4 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.14%) SPSS
6 2 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.069%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 30 (2.08%) Cognos TM1
2 19 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
3 15 (1.04%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 11 (0.76%) Dynamics NAV
5 6 (0.42%) Sage CRM
6 5 (0.35%) Sage 200
7 4 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
8 3 (0.21%) Cognos Controller
9 2 (0.14%) SAP SRM
9 2 (0.14%) Oracle BPM
10 1 (0.069%) Remedy ITSM
10 1 (0.069%) Oracle Payables
10 1 (0.069%) Oracle Receivables
10 1 (0.069%) ResourceLink
10 1 (0.069%) Retail-J
10 1 (0.069%) Dynamics GP
10 1 (0.069%) Oracle EBS
10 1 (0.069%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 77 (5.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 27 (1.87%) Office 365
3 11 (0.76%) GitHub
4 6 (0.42%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (0.28%) SaaS
7 3 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (0.21%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.14%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.14%) Sage Pay
9 1 (0.069%) IaaS
9 1 (0.069%) Amazon EMR
9 1 (0.069%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (0.069%) Google App Engine
9 1 (0.069%) PaaS
9 1 (0.069%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 44 (3.05%) SAN
2 34 (2.36%) Internet
3 30 (2.08%) TCP/IP
3 30 (2.08%) DNS
4 28 (1.94%) Firewall
5 26 (1.80%) DHCP
6 15 (1.04%) NAS
7 13 (0.90%) LAN
8 12 (0.83%) WAN
8 12 (0.83%) Intranet
9 10 (0.69%) VoIP
10 9 (0.62%) PBX
11 7 (0.49%) VLAN
12 5 (0.35%) Wireless
12 5 (0.35%) HTTP
13 4 (0.28%) Broadband
13 4 (0.28%) IP Telephony
14 2 (0.14%) WebEx
14 2 (0.14%) LDAP
14 2 (0.14%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 244 (16.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 235 (16.31%) SQL Server 2008
3 218 (15.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 165 (11.45%) SQL Server 2012
5 136 (9.44%) SQL Server 2005
5 136 (9.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 135 (9.37%) Data Warehouse
7 105 (7.29%) NoSQL
8 89 (6.18%) Relational Database
9 51 (3.54%) MySQL
10 28 (1.94%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 27 (1.87%) Crystal Reports
12 23 (1.60%) MongoDB
13 22 (1.53%) DB2
14 21 (1.46%) RDBMS
15 20 (1.39%) BusinessObjects
16 16 (1.11%) OLAP
16 16 (1.11%) Oracle Database
17 15 (1.04%) Big Data
18 12 (0.83%) Adabas
Development Applications
1 120 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 95 (6.59%) NUnit
3 91 (6.32%) Team Foundation Server
4 78 (5.41%) Moq
5 71 (4.93%) Visual Studio
6 57 (3.96%) Rhino Mocks
7 50 (3.47%) MSTest
8 30 (2.08%) Subversion
9 19 (1.32%) Selenium
10 13 (0.90%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 12 (0.83%) JIRA
12 8 (0.56%) LoadRunner
12 8 (0.56%) TeamCity
13 7 (0.49%) Oracle Forms
13 7 (0.49%) SilkTest
13 7 (0.49%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 5 (0.35%) TestComplete
15 4 (0.28%) PHPUnit
15 4 (0.28%) SpecFlow
15 4 (0.28%) Ranorex
General
1 128 (8.88%) Finance
2 97 (6.73%) Retail
3 93 (6.45%) Marketing
4 55 (3.82%) Games
5 34 (2.36%) Advertising
6 29 (2.01%) Back Office
7 27 (1.87%) Manufacturing
8 19 (1.32%) Banking
9 14 (0.97%) Law
10 13 (0.90%) Legal
11 11 (0.76%) Telecoms
12 10 (0.69%) International Banking
13 8 (0.56%) Front Office
14 7 (0.49%) Automotive
15 4 (0.28%) Music Industry
15 4 (0.28%) Billing
16 3 (0.21%) Local Government
16 3 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
16 3 (0.21%) French Language
16 3 (0.21%) German Language
Job Titles
1 952 (66.07%) Developer
2 380 (26.37%) .NET Developer
3 213 (14.78%) Software Developer
4 191 (13.25%) C# Developer
5 143 (9.92%) Analyst
6 139 (9.65%) C# .NET Developer
7 126 (8.74%) Senior Developer
8 97 (6.73%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 92 (6.38%) Junior
10 91 (6.32%) DBA
11 78 (5.41%) ASP.NET Developer
12 73 (5.07%) Web Developer
13 70 (4.86%) Junior Developer
14 67 (4.65%) SQL DBA
15 58 (4.02%) Senior Software Developer
16 56 (3.89%) Applications Support
17 53 (3.68%) Graduate
18 49 (3.40%) Support Analyst
19 48 (3.33%) SQL Developer
19 48 (3.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 911 (63.22%) .NET
2 680 (47.19%) ASP.NET
3 384 (26.65%) HTML
4 360 (24.98%) CSS
5 342 (23.73%) ASP.NET MVC
6 291 (20.19%) .NET Framework
7 281 (19.50%) jQuery
8 258 (17.90%) WCF
9 195 (13.53%) Web Services
10 172 (11.94%) XML
11 158 (10.96%) ASP.NET Web API
12 149 (10.34%) Entity Framework
13 109 (7.56%) RESTful
14 106 (7.36%) Ajax
14 106 (7.36%) SOAP
15 97 (6.73%) CSS3
16 96 (6.66%) LINQ
17 79 (5.48%) HTML5
17 79 (5.48%) WinForms
17 79 (5.48%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 117 (8.12%) Analytical Skills
2 58 (4.02%) Enterprise Software
3 57 (3.96%) Computer Science
4 49 (3.40%) Clustering
5 42 (2.91%) Replication
5 42 (2.91%) Mobile App
6 35 (2.43%) Inversion of Control
6 35 (2.43%) Management Information System
7 28 (1.94%) N-Tier
8 24 (1.67%) Mathematics
9 14 (0.97%) Statistics
10 13 (0.90%) Credit Risk
10 13 (0.90%) Client/Server
11 12 (0.83%) Data Integration
11 12 (0.83%) Blog
11 12 (0.83%) iSeries
12 11 (0.76%) Physics
12 11 (0.76%) AS400
13 10 (0.69%) NHS
14 9 (0.62%) Streaming Music
Operating Systems
1 307 (21.30%) Windows
2 108 (7.49%) Windows Server 2008
3 65 (4.51%) Linux
4 59 (4.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 36 (2.50%) Windows 7
6 25 (1.73%) Windows 8
6 25 (1.73%) Windows Server 2003
7 14 (0.97%) UNIX
8 13 (0.90%) Android
9 12 (0.83%) Windows XP
10 7 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (0.35%) Apple iOS
12 4 (0.28%) Windows Mobile
12 4 (0.28%) Windows 2000
13 2 (0.14%) Solaris
13 2 (0.14%) Windows Vista
13 2 (0.14%) BlackBerry OS
14 1 (0.069%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 525 (36.43%) MVC
2 447 (31.02%) Agile Software Development
3 258 (17.90%) TDD
4 181 (12.56%) Web Application Development
5 166 (11.52%) Business Intelligence
6 159 (11.03%) Scrum
7 145 (10.06%) BDD
8 97 (6.73%) Software Engineering
9 96 (6.66%) SDLC
10 91 (6.32%) OO
11 80 (5.55%) Performance Tuning
12 78 (5.41%) Continuous Integration
13 77 (5.34%) ETL
13 77 (5.34%) Mentoring
14 67 (4.65%) E-Commerce
15 66 (4.58%) Web Development
16 59 (4.09%) Kanban
17 57 (3.96%) Disaster Recovery
18 51 (3.54%) Dependency Injection
19 50 (3.47%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 865 (60.03%) C#
2 667 (46.29%) SQL
3 406 (28.17%) JavaScript
4 287 (19.92%) T-SQL
5 195 (13.53%) VB.NET
6 102 (7.08%) Java
7 88 (6.11%) Ruby
8 87 (6.04%) VB
9 28 (1.94%) VB6
10 24 (1.67%) VBA
10 24 (1.67%) PHP
11 21 (1.46%) PowerShell
12 13 (0.90%) C++
13 12 (0.83%) COBOL
13 12 (0.83%) NATURAL
13 12 (0.83%) JCL
14 6 (0.42%) C
14 6 (0.42%) Python
15 4 (0.28%) VBScript
16 3 (0.21%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 164 (11.38%) Degree
2 41 (2.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (0.83%) ISEB
4 10 (0.69%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (0.69%) Security Cleared
5 8 (0.56%) MCSE
6 7 (0.49%) CCNP
6 7 (0.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 6 (0.42%) ISTQB
7 6 (0.42%) MCP
8 5 (0.35%) MCITP
8 5 (0.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 5 (0.35%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 4 (0.28%) VCP5
9 4 (0.28%) SC Cleared
9 4 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (0.21%) MCTS
11 2 (0.14%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.14%) MCSD
11 2 (0.14%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (3.54%) QA
2 15 (1.04%) SLA
3 8 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (0.49%) ISO 9001
5 6 (0.42%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.21%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.21%) TickIT
7 1 (0.069%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 80 (5.55%) Active Directory
2 53 (3.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 42 (2.91%) Hyper-V
4 17 (1.18%) vSphere
5 3 (0.21%) XenApp
5 3 (0.21%) Terminal Server
6 2 (0.14%) Terminal Services
6 2 (0.14%) Firmware
6 2 (0.14%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.14%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (0.14%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 2 (0.14%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 2 (0.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (0.069%) XenServer
7 1 (0.069%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.069%) Sendmail
7 1 (0.069%) RACF
Systems Management
1 50 (3.47%) SCCM
2 19 (1.32%) SCOM
3 10 (0.69%) CA Endevor
4 4 (0.28%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (0.14%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.14%) SCSM
6 1 (0.069%) HP Operations Orchestration
6 1 (0.069%) Puppet
6 1 (0.069%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.069%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.069%) ARCserve
6 1 (0.069%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.069%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.069%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 511 (35.46%) Microsoft
2 117 (8.12%) Oracle
3 74 (5.14%) VMware
4 52 (3.61%) Cognos
5 26 (1.80%) SAP
5 26 (1.80%) IBM
6 23 (1.60%) HP
6 23 (1.60%) Cisco
6 23 (1.60%) Facebook
7 21 (1.46%) Sybase
8 19 (1.32%) Dell
9 16 (1.11%) Altiris
10 15 (1.04%) EPiServer
10 15 (1.04%) Sitecore
10 15 (1.04%) Remedy
11 14 (0.97%) Google
12 13 (0.90%) Citrix
13 10 (0.69%) Alteryx
14 9 (0.62%) Tableau
14 9 (0.62%) Telerik
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