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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 21 23 13
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -10
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 13 27 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 7.34% 7.83% 13.64%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 48.15% 27.84% 70.00%
Number of salaries quoted 13 26 12
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +59.61%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
27 97 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 15.25% 28.12% 19.48%
Number of salaries quoted 25 89 18
Average salary £32,500 £43,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.28% +45.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £35,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%

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 27 May 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Halifax

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 11 (55.00%) C#
2 10 (50.00%) .NET
2 10 (50.00%) MVC
2 10 (50.00%) WCF
3 9 (45.00%) Android
3 9 (45.00%) iPhone
3 9 (45.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 9 (45.00%) Google
3 9 (45.00%) ASP.NET
3 9 (45.00%) VB
4 8 (40.00%) Windows
4 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 8 (40.00%) Degree
4 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (35.00%) TDD
5 7 (35.00%) Games
5 7 (35.00%) Dependency Injection
5 7 (35.00%) Node.js
5 7 (35.00%) Ninject
5 7 (35.00%) Domain-Driven Design
5 7 (35.00%) KnockoutJS
5 7 (35.00%) Web Application Development
5 7 (35.00%) VB.NET
5 7 (35.00%) Mobile App
6 6 (30.00%) MS Excel
6 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
6 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (30.00%) MS Exchange
7 5 (25.00%) VPN
7 5 (25.00%) SAN

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 7 (35.00%) Node.js
2 6 (30.00%) MS Exchange
3 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (5.00%) IIS
4 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) VPN
1 5 (25.00%) SAN
2 4 (20.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) MySQL
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
2 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (5.00%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (5.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (35.00%) Games
2 1 (5.00%) Retail
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Developer
2 7 (35.00%) .NET Developer
3 4 (20.00%) IT Support
4 3 (15.00%) Support Team Leader
4 3 (15.00%) Junior
4 3 (15.00%) Team Leader
5 2 (10.00%) Junior Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Software Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Graduate
5 2 (10.00%) Software Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Graduate Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Junior Software Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Business Manager
6 1 (5.00%) IT Development Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Business Manager
6 1 (5.00%) IT Operations Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) IT Support Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Junior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (50.00%) .NET
1 10 (50.00%) WCF
2 9 (45.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 9 (45.00%) ASP.NET
3 7 (35.00%) Ninject
3 7 (35.00%) KnockoutJS
4 3 (15.00%) XML
5 2 (10.00%) Cocoa
5 2 (10.00%) HTML
5 2 (10.00%) Web Services
5 2 (10.00%) CSS
5 2 (10.00%) HTML5
5 2 (10.00%) Entity Framework
5 2 (10.00%) .NET Framework
5 2 (10.00%) WPF
5 2 (10.00%) Cocoa Touch
6 1 (5.00%) REST
6 1 (5.00%) Laravel
6 1 (5.00%) WinRT
6 1 (5.00%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (45.00%) iPhone
2 7 (35.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.00%) RIA
4 1 (5.00%) Data Conversion
4 1 (5.00%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 9 (45.00%) Android
2 8 (40.00%) Windows
3 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (10.00%) Windows Phone
5 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
5 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) MVC
2 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (35.00%) TDD
3 7 (35.00%) Domain-Driven Design
3 7 (35.00%) Dependency Injection
3 7 (35.00%) Web Application Development
4 5 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
4 5 (25.00%) Line Management
4 5 (25.00%) Problem Management
4 5 (25.00%) ITIL
4 5 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 5 (25.00%) Security Management
5 3 (15.00%) Software Engineering
6 2 (10.00%) Project Management
6 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (10.00%) OOD
6 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
6 2 (10.00%) OO
7 1 (5.00%) CRM
7 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 11 (55.00%) C#
2 9 (45.00%) VB
3 7 (35.00%) VB.NET
4 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (10.00%) SQL
5 2 (10.00%) Objective-C
6 1 (5.00%) VB6
6 1 (5.00%) PHP5
6 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
6 1 (5.00%) VBA
6 1 (5.00%) PHP
6 1 (5.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (40.00%) Degree
2 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (20.00%) MCSA
4 2 (10.00%) HND
System Software
1 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (25.00%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Google
2 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (25.00%) VMware
4 2 (10.00%) Apple
4 2 (10.00%) Oracle
5 1 (5.00%) Business Objects
Halifax
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago