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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 33 13 14
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 4 13 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 2.29% 10.48% 11.27%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.26% 54.17% 28.05%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 11
Average salary £41,250 £37,100 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.18% -1.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,050 £21,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £47,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
39 24 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 22.29% 19.35% 40.20%
Number of salaries quoted 35 19 66
Average salary £45,000 £39,000 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -19.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,300 £23,600 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

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 28 August 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Halifax

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 23 (76.67%) .NET
2 22 (73.33%) C#
3 19 (63.33%) SQL
4 16 (53.33%) T-SQL
5 15 (50.00%) Visual Studio
5 15 (50.00%) Finance
6 12 (40.00%) .NET Framework
7 10 (33.33%) MVC
7 10 (33.33%) ASP.NET
8 8 (26.67%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (26.67%) Team Foundation Server
8 8 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (23.33%) jQuery
9 7 (23.33%) Web Services
9 7 (23.33%) Oracle
9 7 (23.33%) HTML
10 6 (20.00%) SOAP
10 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
10 6 (20.00%) WCF
11 5 (16.67%) VB6
11 5 (16.67%) Software Engineering
11 5 (16.67%) XML
11 5 (16.67%) VB
12 4 (13.33%) IIS
12 4 (13.33%) UML
12 4 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
12 4 (13.33%) ETL
12 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
13 3 (10.00%) Waterfall

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 4 (13.33%) IIS
2 1 (3.33%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (26.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (3.33%) Star Schema
5 1 (3.33%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 15 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 8 (26.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (6.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (6.67%) ReSharper
General
1 15 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Legal
3 1 (3.33%) Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.33%) Military
3 1 (3.33%) Aerospace
3 1 (3.33%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 28 (93.33%) Developer
2 13 (43.33%) Senior Developer
3 10 (33.33%) C# Developer
4 9 (30.00%) Senior C# Developer
5 6 (20.00%) .NET Developer
5 6 (20.00%) Software Developer
6 4 (13.33%) Senior .NET Developer
6 4 (13.33%) ETL Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Web Developer
7 2 (6.67%) SQL Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Senior SQL Developer
7 2 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Senior ETL Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Junior Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Junior Java Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Java Developer
8 1 (3.33%) WinForms Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Junior
8 1 (3.33%) Software Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (76.67%) .NET
2 12 (40.00%) .NET Framework
3 10 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 8 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (23.33%) jQuery
5 7 (23.33%) Web Services
5 7 (23.33%) HTML
6 6 (20.00%) SOAP
6 6 (20.00%) WCF
7 5 (16.67%) XML
8 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 2
8 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 3 (10.00%) CSS
9 1 (3.33%) WinForms
9 1 (3.33%) Spring
9 1 (3.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) Windows
2 2 (6.67%) Android
2 2 (6.67%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (33.33%) MVC
2 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 4 (13.33%) UML
4 4 (13.33%) ETL
5 3 (10.00%) Waterfall
5 3 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (10.00%) Service Delivery
5 3 (10.00%) RUP
6 2 (6.67%) OO
6 2 (6.67%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (3.33%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (3.33%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (3.33%) Dimensional Modelling
7 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (3.33%) Asset Management
7 1 (3.33%) ITIL
7 1 (3.33%) CRM
7 1 (3.33%) OOD
7 1 (3.33%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 22 (73.33%) C#
2 19 (63.33%) SQL
3 16 (53.33%) T-SQL
4 5 (16.67%) VB6
4 5 (16.67%) VB
5 3 (10.00%) PL/SQL
5 3 (10.00%) C++
6 2 (6.67%) PHP
7 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
7 1 (3.33%) Java
7 1 (3.33%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 7 (23.33%) Oracle
2 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
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