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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 7 18 9
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -9
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 44 19 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 23.91% 9.55% 15.96%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 97.78% 86.36% 80.95%
Number of salaries quoted 32 17 18
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £30,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +30.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,700 £29,872 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,600 £38,550
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
45 22 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 24.46% 11.06% 19.72%
Number of salaries quoted 33 19 25
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £40,000 £19,900
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £41,400 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 14 February 2016.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Halifax

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 55 (90.16%) SQL
2 28 (45.90%) .NET
3 27 (44.26%) C#
3 27 (44.26%) Business Intelligence
3 27 (44.26%) Finance
3 27 (44.26%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (42.62%) WCF
4 26 (42.62%) T-SQL
5 21 (34.43%) WinForms
6 19 (31.15%) Web Services
6 19 (31.15%) Data Warehouse
7 17 (27.87%) SDLC
8 16 (26.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 15 (24.59%) Team Foundation Server
9 15 (24.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 15 (24.59%) Microsoft
10 14 (22.95%) ASP.NET
10 14 (22.95%) MVC
11 13 (21.31%) XML
12 12 (19.67%) Business Development
12 12 (19.67%) Capacity Planning
13 9 (14.75%) HTML
13 9 (14.75%) Windows
13 9 (14.75%) ASP.NET MVC
13 9 (14.75%) jQuery
14 8 (13.11%) Replication
14 8 (13.11%) Software Engineering
14 8 (13.11%) User Acceptance Testing
14 8 (13.11%) ISTQB
14 8 (13.11%) QlikView

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 6 (9.84%) IIS
1 6 (9.84%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.92%) Node.js
3 2 (3.28%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.64%) SAS
4 1 (1.64%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (8.20%) MS Office
2 3 (4.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (8.20%) SAP HCM
2 3 (4.92%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.92%) Firewall
1 3 (4.92%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (31.15%) Data Warehouse
2 16 (26.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 15 (24.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (13.11%) BusinessObjects
4 8 (13.11%) QlikView
4 8 (13.11%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (11.48%) DTS
5 7 (11.48%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (8.20%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
6 5 (8.20%) SQL Server 2014
7 3 (4.92%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.64%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 15 (24.59%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (9.84%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 5 (8.20%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.64%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 27 (44.26%) Finance
2 8 (13.11%) Legal
3 5 (8.20%) Banking
3 5 (8.20%) Retail
4 4 (6.56%) Games
5 1 (1.64%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 19 (31.15%) Developer
2 12 (19.67%) .NET Developer
3 10 (16.39%) DBA
4 9 (14.75%) SQL DBA
5 8 (13.11%) .NET Development Manager
5 8 (13.11%) Development Manager
5 8 (13.11%) Senior Developer
5 8 (13.11%) Software Development Manager
5 8 (13.11%) Software Manager
5 8 (13.11%) Test Engineer
5 8 (13.11%) Web Manager
6 7 (11.48%) Senior .NET Developer
6 7 (11.48%) SQL Developer
7 6 (9.84%) C# .NET Developer
7 6 (9.84%) C# Developer
7 6 (9.84%) Data Warehouse Developer
7 6 (9.84%) ETL Developer
7 6 (9.84%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 6 (9.84%) Senior C# Developer
7 6 (9.84%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (45.90%) .NET
2 26 (42.62%) WCF
3 21 (34.43%) WinForms
4 19 (31.15%) Web Services
5 14 (22.95%) ASP.NET
6 13 (21.31%) XML
7 9 (14.75%) ASP.NET MVC
7 9 (14.75%) HTML
7 9 (14.75%) jQuery
8 7 (11.48%) SOAP
9 6 (9.84%) .NET Framework
10 5 (8.20%) KnockoutJS
11 4 (6.56%) WPF
12 3 (4.92%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 3 (4.92%) Ninject
13 1 (1.64%) AngularJS
13 1 (1.64%) Entity Framework
13 1 (1.64%) JSON
13 1 (1.64%) RESTful
13 1 (1.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.11%) Replication
2 4 (6.56%) Mobile App
2 4 (6.56%) Statistics
3 3 (4.92%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (4.92%) iPhone
4 2 (3.28%) Telematics
5 1 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (14.75%) Windows
2 3 (4.92%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (44.26%) Agile Software Development
1 27 (44.26%) Business Intelligence
2 17 (27.87%) SDLC
3 14 (22.95%) MVC
4 12 (19.67%) Business Development
4 12 (19.67%) Capacity Planning
5 8 (13.11%) Non-Functional Testing
5 8 (13.11%) Software Engineering
5 8 (13.11%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (11.48%) Waterfall
7 6 (9.84%) ETL
8 5 (8.20%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (8.20%) CRM
8 5 (8.20%) Database Security
8 5 (8.20%) Project Management
8 5 (8.20%) TDD
9 3 (4.92%) Database Tuning
9 3 (4.92%) Dependency Injection
9 3 (4.92%) Domain-Driven Design
9 3 (4.92%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 55 (90.16%) SQL
2 27 (44.26%) C#
3 26 (42.62%) T-SQL
4 4 (6.56%) JavaScript
4 4 (6.56%) VB.NET
5 3 (4.92%) PowerShell
5 3 (4.92%) VB
6 1 (1.64%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (13.11%) ISEB
1 8 (13.11%) ISTQB
2 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.64%) MCITP
3 1 (1.64%) MCTS
3 1 (1.64%) OCA
3 1 (1.64%) OCP
3 1 (1.64%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.92%) SLA
2 2 (3.28%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (1.64%) Terminal Server
Vendors
1 15 (24.59%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.84%) Oracle
3 5 (8.20%) SAP
4 3 (4.92%) Baan
4 3 (4.92%) Google
5 2 (3.28%) Cisco
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