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

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 3 20 23
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +3
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 40 17 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 35.40% 7.98% 8.25%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 100.00% 36.96% 28.24%
Number of salaries quoted 30 15 23
Median salary £50,000 £28,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+78.57% -35.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,250 £21,800 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £43,000 £47,000
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
40 46 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 35.40% 21.60% 29.21%
Number of salaries quoted 30 41 79
Median salary £45,000 £28,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+60.71% -36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £17,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 1 July 2016.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Halifax

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 1 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 58 (68.24%) SQL
2 53 (62.35%) C#
2 53 (62.35%) .NET
3 50 (58.82%) WCF
4 39 (45.88%) Finance
5 36 (42.35%) ASP.NET
5 36 (42.35%) Web Services
5 36 (42.35%) Agile Software Development
6 35 (41.18%) T-SQL
7 34 (40.00%) WinForms
8 32 (37.65%) MVC
9 30 (35.29%) jQuery
10 29 (34.12%) HTML
10 29 (34.12%) Visual Studio
10 29 (34.12%) SDLC
11 26 (30.59%) Microsoft
12 25 (29.41%) Software Engineering
13 24 (28.24%) Team Foundation Server
13 24 (28.24%) SOAP
13 24 (28.24%) Windows
14 21 (24.71%) IIS
15 20 (23.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 19 (22.35%) XML
17 18 (21.18%) DTS
18 17 (20.00%) SharePoint
18 17 (20.00%) WPF
18 17 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
18 17 (20.00%) Waterfall
19 16 (18.82%) Oracle
20 15 (17.65%) Firewall

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 21 (24.71%) IIS
2 17 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 15 (17.65%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 5 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.18%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.35%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.18%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 17 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (17.65%) Firewall
2 5 (5.88%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.35%) DHCP
3 2 (2.35%) DNS
3 2 (2.35%) LAN
3 2 (2.35%) VoIP
3 2 (2.35%) WAN
3 2 (2.35%) Wireless
4 1 (1.18%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (23.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 18 (21.18%) DTS
3 9 (10.59%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (10.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (7.06%) SQL Server 2014
5 4 (4.71%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (4.71%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (4.71%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (3.53%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (1.18%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
7 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (1.18%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 29 (34.12%) Visual Studio
2 24 (28.24%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (4.71%) NuGet
4 3 (3.53%) Git (software)
4 3 (3.53%) Moq
4 3 (3.53%) NUnit
5 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 39 (45.88%) Finance
2 2 (2.35%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.18%) Banking
3 1 (1.18%) Retail
Job Titles
1 43 (50.59%) Developer
2 39 (45.88%) .NET Developer
3 33 (38.82%) C# .NET Developer
3 33 (38.82%) C# Developer
4 31 (36.47%) Senior Developer
5 30 (35.29%) Senior .NET Developer
6 27 (31.76%) Senior C# .NET Developer
6 27 (31.76%) Senior C# Developer
7 20 (23.53%) .NET Software Developer
7 20 (23.53%) C# Software Developer
7 20 (23.53%) DBA
7 20 (23.53%) Software Developer
7 20 (23.53%) SQL DBA
8 19 (22.35%) Administrator
9 17 (20.00%) Senior .NET Software Developer
9 17 (20.00%) Senior C# Software Developer
9 17 (20.00%) Senior Software Developer
10 13 (15.29%) C# WCF Developer
10 13 (15.29%) WCF Developer
11 10 (11.76%) Senior SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (62.35%) .NET
2 50 (58.82%) WCF
3 36 (42.35%) ASP.NET
3 36 (42.35%) Web Services
4 34 (40.00%) WinForms
5 30 (35.29%) jQuery
6 29 (34.12%) HTML
7 24 (28.24%) SOAP
8 19 (22.35%) XML
9 17 (20.00%) WPF
10 11 (12.94%) ASP.NET MVC
11 9 (10.59%) .NET Framework
12 6 (7.06%) AngularJS
12 6 (7.06%) CSS
12 6 (7.06%) KnockoutJS
13 4 (4.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 3 (3.53%) Ajax
14 3 (3.53%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 3 (3.53%) ASP.NET Web API
14 3 (3.53%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.88%) Replication
2 3 (3.53%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.18%) Social Media
3 1 (1.18%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 24 (28.24%) Windows
2 2 (2.35%) Windows Server
2 2 (2.35%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (42.35%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (37.65%) MVC
3 29 (34.12%) SDLC
4 25 (29.41%) Software Engineering
5 17 (20.00%) Waterfall
6 14 (16.47%) Database Tuning
7 13 (15.29%) Performance Tuning
8 11 (12.94%) Business Development
8 11 (12.94%) Capacity Planning
8 11 (12.94%) TDD
9 9 (10.59%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (5.88%) SOLID
11 4 (4.71%) Mentoring
12 3 (3.53%) Database Security
12 3 (3.53%) ERP
12 3 (3.53%) ETL
12 3 (3.53%) ITIL
12 3 (3.53%) Line Management
12 3 (3.53%) OO
12 3 (3.53%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 58 (68.24%) SQL
2 53 (62.35%) C#
3 35 (41.18%) T-SQL
4 9 (10.59%) JavaScript
5 3 (3.53%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.18%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.18%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (3.53%) Degree
1 3 (3.53%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.06%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.35%) SLA
3 1 (1.18%) QA
System Software
1 5 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.35%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.18%) SCOM
Vendors
1 26 (30.59%) Microsoft
2 16 (18.82%) Oracle
3 15 (17.65%) Cisco
4 2 (2.35%) VMware
5 1 (1.18%) Baan
5 1 (1.18%) Facebook
5 1 (1.18%) SAP
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