The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 3 18 29
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +11
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 44 23 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 30.77% 9.91% 4.90%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 100.00% 39.66% 18.87%
Number of salaries quoted 35 18 10
Median salary £50,000 £28,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+78.57% -36.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £23,900 £34,700
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £39,300 £47,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
SQL Server
West Yorkshire

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 Halifax region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
44 58 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 30.77% 25.00% 25.98%
Number of salaries quoted 35 48 50
Median salary £50,000 £28,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+78.57% -37.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £17,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £45,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

The demand trend of job ads across the Halifax 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 Halifax

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Halifax

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Halifax region.

SQL Server Salary Trend in Halifax

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Halifax

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Halifax region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Halifax

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 Halifax region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 56 (68.29%) C#
1 56 (68.29%) .NET
2 53 (64.63%) WCF
3 51 (62.20%) SQL
4 43 (52.44%) ASP.NET
5 40 (48.78%) Finance
6 37 (45.12%) MVC
6 37 (45.12%) Web Services
7 36 (43.90%) T-SQL
8 35 (42.68%) Agile Software Development
8 35 (42.68%) jQuery
8 35 (42.68%) WinForms
9 34 (41.46%) HTML
10 32 (39.02%) Visual Studio
11 29 (35.37%) SOAP
11 29 (35.37%) Software Engineering
12 28 (34.15%) Windows
13 27 (32.93%) SDLC
14 23 (28.05%) Team Foundation Server
15 22 (26.83%) Microsoft
16 20 (24.39%) IIS
17 19 (23.17%) WPF
17 19 (23.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 19 (23.17%) Waterfall
18 16 (19.51%) SharePoint
18 16 (19.51%) DTS
18 16 (19.51%) Microsoft Azure
19 15 (18.29%) Database Tuning
19 15 (18.29%) XML
19 15 (18.29%) Performance Tuning

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax 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 20 (24.39%) IIS
2 16 (19.51%) SharePoint
3 14 (17.07%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 5 (6.10%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.66%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 16 (19.51%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (17.07%) Firewall
2 5 (6.10%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.44%) DHCP
3 2 (2.44%) DNS
3 2 (2.44%) LAN
3 2 (2.44%) LDAP
3 2 (2.44%) VoIP
3 2 (2.44%) WAN
3 2 (2.44%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (23.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 16 (19.51%) DTS
3 6 (7.32%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (6.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (4.88%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (4.88%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (3.66%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (3.66%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (2.44%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 32 (39.02%) Visual Studio
2 23 (28.05%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (4.88%) NuGet
4 3 (3.66%) Git (software)
4 3 (3.66%) Moq
4 3 (3.66%) NUnit
General
1 40 (48.78%) Finance
2 2 (2.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 47 (57.32%) Developer
2 46 (56.10%) .NET Developer
3 40 (48.78%) C# .NET Developer
3 40 (48.78%) C# Developer
4 37 (45.12%) Senior Developer
5 36 (43.90%) Senior .NET Developer
6 33 (40.24%) Senior C# .NET Developer
6 33 (40.24%) Senior C# Developer
7 22 (26.83%) .NET Software Developer
7 22 (26.83%) C# Software Developer
7 22 (26.83%) Software Developer
8 19 (23.17%) DBA
8 19 (23.17%) Senior .NET Software Developer
8 19 (23.17%) Senior C# Software Developer
8 19 (23.17%) Senior Software Developer
8 19 (23.17%) SQL DBA
9 18 (21.95%) Administrator
10 13 (15.85%) C# WCF Developer
10 13 (15.85%) WCF Developer
11 9 (10.98%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (68.29%) .NET
2 53 (64.63%) WCF
3 43 (52.44%) ASP.NET
4 37 (45.12%) Web Services
5 35 (42.68%) jQuery
5 35 (42.68%) WinForms
6 34 (41.46%) HTML
7 29 (35.37%) SOAP
8 19 (23.17%) WPF
9 15 (18.29%) XML
10 14 (17.07%) ASP.NET MVC
11 12 (14.63%) .NET Framework
12 6 (7.32%) AngularJS
12 6 (7.32%) CSS
12 6 (7.32%) KnockoutJS
13 4 (4.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 3 (3.66%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 3 (3.66%) ASP.NET Web API
14 3 (3.66%) CSS3
14 3 (3.66%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.88%) Replication
2 3 (3.66%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.22%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 28 (34.15%) Windows
2 2 (2.44%) Windows Server
2 2 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (45.12%) MVC
2 35 (42.68%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (35.37%) Software Engineering
4 27 (32.93%) SDLC
5 19 (23.17%) Waterfall
6 15 (18.29%) Database Tuning
6 15 (18.29%) Performance Tuning
7 13 (15.85%) TDD
8 7 (8.54%) Business Development
8 7 (8.54%) Capacity Planning
8 7 (8.54%) SOLID
9 4 (4.88%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (4.88%) Mentoring
10 3 (3.66%) ERP
10 3 (3.66%) ITIL
10 3 (3.66%) Line Management
10 3 (3.66%) OO
10 3 (3.66%) Scrum
10 3 (3.66%) Unit Testing
11 2 (2.44%) Secure Coding
Programming Languages
1 56 (68.29%) C#
2 51 (62.20%) SQL
3 36 (43.90%) T-SQL
4 9 (10.98%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.22%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.22%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.22%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (3.66%) Degree
1 3 (3.66%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.98%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.44%) QA
3 1 (1.22%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (6.10%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.44%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.22%) SCOM
Vendors
1 22 (26.83%) Microsoft
2 14 (17.07%) Cisco
2 14 (17.07%) Oracle
3 2 (2.44%) VMware
4 1 (1.22%) Facebook
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum plus bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: Unspecified Excellent + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago