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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 7 6 7
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 34 33 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 17.53% 18.03% 24.45%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 70.83% 67.35% 53.33%
Number of salaries quoted 26 22 48
Average salary £41,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £20,600 £25,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £40,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
48 49 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 24.74% 26.78% 45.85%
Number of salaries quoted 39 35 92
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £40,000 £38,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Halifax region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 19 December 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Halifax

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 27 (69.23%) SQL
2 19 (48.72%) Oracle
3 17 (43.59%) T-SQL
4 15 (38.46%) Microsoft
5 14 (35.90%) SQL Server 2008
6 13 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 13 (33.33%) Java
6 13 (33.33%) J2EE
7 12 (30.77%) Performance Tuning
8 11 (28.21%) SQL Server 2012
9 10 (25.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 10 (25.64%) Windows
9 10 (25.64%) XML
10 9 (23.08%) C#
10 9 (23.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 8 (20.51%) ITIL
11 8 (20.51%) Oracle Database
11 8 (20.51%) Finance
12 7 (17.95%) RUP
12 7 (17.95%) Data Warehouse
12 7 (17.95%) AIX
12 7 (17.95%) UNIX
12 7 (17.95%) Service Management
12 7 (17.95%) Perl
12 7 (17.95%) Replication
12 7 (17.95%) ClearCase
12 7 (17.95%) ClearQuest
12 7 (17.95%) Samba
13 6 (15.38%) Dynamics AX
13 6 (15.38%) WCF

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 3 (7.69%) IIS
1 3 (7.69%) SAS
2 2 (5.13%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.13%) CMS
2 2 (5.13%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.56%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.56%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.13%) MS Office
3 1 (2.56%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (15.38%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (5.13%) BASE24
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) ATM
1 2 (5.13%) TCP/IP
1 2 (5.13%) Firewall
2 1 (2.56%) VPN
2 1 (2.56%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (35.90%) SQL Server 2008
2 13 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (28.21%) SQL Server 2012
4 10 (25.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (23.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 8 (20.51%) Oracle Database
7 7 (17.95%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (10.26%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (7.69%) DTS
9 3 (7.69%) Adabas
9 3 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (5.13%) DB2
11 1 (2.56%) MS Access
11 1 (2.56%) Data Mining
11 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (2.56%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
11 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (17.95%) ClearCase
1 7 (17.95%) ClearQuest
2 5 (12.82%) Visual Studio
2 5 (12.82%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (7.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (2.56%) ReSharper
General
1 8 (20.51%) Finance
2 5 (12.82%) Banking
2 5 (12.82%) Retail
3 2 (5.13%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 14 (35.90%) DBA
2 11 (28.21%) Developer
2 11 (28.21%) SQL DBA
3 7 (17.95%) Configuration Manager
3 7 (17.95%) Administrator
4 6 (15.38%) Senior Manager
4 6 (15.38%) Senior Developer
5 5 (12.82%) Senior Configuration Manager
6 4 (10.26%) Java Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Analyst
7 3 (7.69%) Graduate
7 3 (7.69%) Software Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Junior
8 2 (5.13%) Software Engineer
8 2 (5.13%) Support Analyst
8 2 (5.13%) SQL Server DBA
8 2 (5.13%) Senior Software Engineer
8 2 (5.13%) Technical Specialist
8 2 (5.13%) ClearCase Configuration Manager
8 2 (5.13%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (33.33%) J2EE
2 10 (25.64%) XML
3 6 (15.38%) .NET
3 6 (15.38%) WCF
4 3 (7.69%) Web Services
5 2 (5.13%) CSS
5 2 (5.13%) Ajax
5 2 (5.13%) .NET Framework
5 2 (5.13%) jQuery
5 2 (5.13%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (2.56%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.95%) Replication
2 3 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.13%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.13%) EMV
3 2 (5.13%) Mainframe
3 2 (5.13%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.13%) Tandem
3 2 (5.13%) Cryptography
3 2 (5.13%) Statistics
4 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.56%) Data Conversion
4 1 (2.56%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 10 (25.64%) Windows
2 7 (17.95%) AIX
2 7 (17.95%) UNIX
3 3 (7.69%) Windows 7
3 3 (7.69%) Windows XP
4 2 (5.13%) Linux
4 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.77%) Performance Tuning
2 8 (20.51%) ITIL
3 7 (17.95%) RUP
3 7 (17.95%) Service Management
4 6 (15.38%) Service Delivery
5 5 (12.82%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (10.26%) OOD
6 4 (10.26%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (10.26%) OOA/OOD
6 4 (10.26%) OO
6 4 (10.26%) Asset Management
7 3 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (7.69%) Database Security
7 3 (7.69%) High Availability
7 3 (7.69%) Change Management
7 3 (7.69%) Mentoring
8 2 (5.13%) MVC
8 2 (5.13%) SEO
8 2 (5.13%) UML
8 2 (5.13%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 27 (69.23%) SQL
2 17 (43.59%) T-SQL
3 13 (33.33%) Java
4 9 (23.08%) C#
5 7 (17.95%) Perl
6 3 (7.69%) C++
6 3 (7.69%) VB
7 2 (5.13%) COBOL
7 2 (5.13%) JavaScript
7 2 (5.13%) PowerShell
7 2 (5.13%) PL/1
7 2 (5.13%) JCL
7 2 (5.13%) VB6
7 2 (5.13%) X++
8 1 (2.56%) Lua
8 1 (2.56%) R
8 1 (2.56%) C
8 1 (2.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (12.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.13%) Degree
2 2 (5.13%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.38%) SLA
2 2 (5.13%) ISO 8583
2 2 (5.13%) QA
System Software
1 7 (17.95%) Samba
2 2 (5.13%) Terminal Server
3 1 (2.56%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.56%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) Backup Exec
1 1 (2.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 19 (48.72%) Oracle
2 15 (38.46%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.13%) HP
3 2 (5.13%) NCR
3 2 (5.13%) IBM
3 2 (5.13%) VocaLink
4 1 (2.56%) Baan
4 1 (2.56%) VMware
4 1 (2.56%) Citrix
4 1 (2.56%) Business Objects
Halifax
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago