The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 3 1 5
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +4
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 125 200 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 29.83% 51.15% 31.01%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 76.69% 85.47% 74.14%
Number of salaries quoted 114 192 117
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £33,479
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +12.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,300 £30,000 £27,100
10% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £44,750 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
SQL Server
Leicestershire

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 Leicester region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
163 234 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 38.90% 59.85% 41.83%
Number of salaries quoted 152 213 144
Average salary £39,400 £37,500 £33,479
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.06% +12.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Leicester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Leicester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Leicester region.

SQL Server Salary Trend in Leicester

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Leicester

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester 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.

1 216 (66.46%) .NET
2 199 (61.23%) C#
3 169 (52.00%) SQL
4 140 (43.08%) ASP.NET
5 118 (36.31%) HTML
6 111 (34.15%) JavaScript
7 109 (33.54%) Microsoft
8 107 (32.92%) CSS
9 106 (32.62%) jQuery
10 95 (29.23%) T-SQL
10 95 (29.23%) XML
11 83 (25.54%) MVC
11 83 (25.54%) Windows
12 72 (22.15%) Ajax
13 71 (21.85%) Agile Software Development
14 66 (20.31%) Oracle
15 63 (19.38%) VB.NET
15 63 (19.38%) ASP.NET MVC
16 61 (18.77%) SQL Server 2012
17 60 (18.46%) SQL Server 2008
18 59 (18.15%) Business Intelligence
19 56 (17.23%) Web Services
19 56 (17.23%) HTML5
20 52 (16.00%) .NET Framework
21 49 (15.08%) MS Excel
22 48 (14.77%) CSS3
23 47 (14.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
24 45 (13.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
25 44 (13.54%) XSLT
25 44 (13.54%) Java

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 20 (6.15%) Node.js
2 17 (5.23%) SharePoint
3 15 (4.62%) MS Exchange
4 14 (4.31%) IIS
5 9 (2.77%) Tomcat
6 7 (2.15%) Exchange Server 2013
6 7 (2.15%) Exchange Server 2007
7 6 (1.85%) Apache Solr
7 6 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2010
8 5 (1.54%) CMS
9 4 (1.23%) Oracle Workflow
9 4 (1.23%) WebLogic
9 4 (1.23%) WordPress
9 4 (1.23%) DNN
10 2 (0.62%) Umbraco
10 2 (0.62%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (0.62%) Apache
11 1 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.31%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.31%) Joomla!
Applications
1 49 (15.08%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.77%) MS Office
3 1 (0.31%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.31%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.31%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 13 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 13 (4.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (1.23%) Oracle Payables
2 4 (1.23%) Oracle Receivables
2 4 (1.23%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (1.23%) Oracle General Ledger
3 3 (0.92%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.31%) SAP SRM
4 1 (0.31%) Line 500
4 1 (0.31%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.54%) PaaS
1 5 (1.54%) IaaS
2 3 (0.92%) SaaS
3 1 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 38 (11.69%) Internet
2 24 (7.38%) LDAP
3 13 (4.00%) SAN
4 7 (2.15%) TCP/IP
4 7 (2.15%) DNS
4 7 (2.15%) LAN
4 7 (2.15%) WAN
5 5 (1.54%) Cisco IOS
5 5 (1.54%) NetScaler
6 2 (0.62%) DHCP
7 1 (0.31%) HTTP
7 1 (0.31%) NetScreen
7 1 (0.31%) Firewall
7 1 (0.31%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.31%) iSCSI
7 1 (0.31%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (18.77%) SQL Server 2012
2 60 (18.46%) SQL Server 2008
3 47 (14.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 45 (13.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 41 (12.62%) Data Warehouse
6 38 (11.69%) SQL Server 2005
6 38 (11.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 29 (8.92%) Relational Database
8 28 (8.62%) RDBMS
9 27 (8.31%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 19 (5.85%) MySQL
11 17 (5.23%) Oracle BI EE
12 16 (4.92%) Oracle Database
13 12 (3.69%) OLAP
13 12 (3.69%) Oracle Reports
14 11 (3.38%) NoSQL
15 10 (3.08%) Oracle Database 11g
16 8 (2.46%) DTS
17 6 (1.85%) Crystal Reports
18 5 (1.54%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 41 (12.62%) Visual Studio
2 17 (5.23%) Eclipse
3 13 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 12 (3.69%) Git (software)
5 11 (3.38%) NUnit
6 8 (2.46%) Subversion
6 8 (2.46%) Selenium
7 6 (1.85%) Ant
7 6 (1.85%) MSTest
7 6 (1.85%) Maven
8 5 (1.54%) CruiseControl
8 5 (1.54%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 5 (1.54%) Rhino Mocks
8 5 (1.54%) Moq
9 4 (1.23%) SoapUI
10 3 (0.92%) WebDriver
11 2 (0.62%) Toad
11 2 (0.62%) JIRA
12 1 (0.31%) MSBuild
12 1 (0.31%) Jenkins
General
1 43 (13.23%) Finance
2 25 (7.69%) Retail
3 16 (4.92%) Marketing
4 9 (2.77%) Aerospace
5 7 (2.15%) Advertising
6 6 (1.85%) Games
6 6 (1.85%) Back Office
7 5 (1.54%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.23%) Music Industry
9 2 (0.62%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.31%) Automotive
10 1 (0.31%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 231 (71.08%) Developer
2 84 (25.85%) .NET Developer
3 44 (13.54%) Web Developer
4 37 (11.38%) Software Developer
5 35 (10.77%) Senior Developer
6 33 (10.15%) C# Developer
7 29 (8.92%) DBA
8 25 (7.69%) SQL DBA
9 24 (7.38%) C++ Software Developer
9 24 (7.38%) C++ Developer
9 24 (7.38%) Administrator
10 21 (6.46%) SQL Developer
11 20 (6.15%) ASP.NET Developer
12 18 (5.54%) Analyst
13 17 (5.23%) C# .NET Developer
14 16 (4.92%) Junior
15 14 (4.31%) Project Manager
15 14 (4.31%) Junior Developer
16 13 (4.00%) SQL Server Developer
16 13 (4.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 216 (66.46%) .NET
2 140 (43.08%) ASP.NET
3 118 (36.31%) HTML
4 107 (32.92%) CSS
5 106 (32.62%) jQuery
6 95 (29.23%) XML
7 72 (22.15%) Ajax
8 63 (19.38%) ASP.NET MVC
9 56 (17.23%) HTML5
9 56 (17.23%) Web Services
10 52 (16.00%) .NET Framework
11 48 (14.77%) CSS3
12 44 (13.54%) XSLT
13 42 (12.92%) XHTML
13 42 (12.92%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 37 (11.38%) SOAP
15 36 (11.08%) LINQ
16 34 (10.46%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 25 (7.69%) RESTful
18 22 (6.77%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 31 (9.54%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (9.23%) Mathematics
3 26 (8.00%) Computer Science
4 24 (7.38%) PKI
4 24 (7.38%) Smartcard
4 24 (7.38%) Blackberry
5 15 (4.62%) Clustering
6 12 (3.69%) iPhone
7 11 (3.38%) Mobile App
7 11 (3.38%) Thin Client
7 11 (3.38%) Fat Client
8 6 (1.85%) Tandem
9 5 (1.54%) Inversion of Control
10 4 (1.23%) Data Extraction
10 4 (1.23%) Replication
11 3 (0.92%) Management Information System
11 3 (0.92%) Life Science
12 2 (0.62%) Data Integration
12 2 (0.62%) N-Tier
12 2 (0.62%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 83 (25.54%) Windows
2 36 (11.08%) Android
3 29 (8.92%) Apple iOS
4 24 (7.38%) BlackBerry OS
5 23 (7.08%) Linux
6 13 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (3.38%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (3.08%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (2.46%) UNIX
10 5 (1.54%) HPUX
11 4 (1.23%) CentOS
12 3 (0.92%) Windows XP
13 2 (0.62%) Solaris
13 2 (0.62%) Windows 7
13 2 (0.62%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.31%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.31%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (25.54%) MVC
2 71 (21.85%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (18.15%) Business Intelligence
4 43 (13.23%) TDD
5 42 (12.92%) Performance Tuning
6 36 (11.08%) Web Development
7 30 (9.23%) Software Engineering
8 25 (7.69%) Data Analysis
8 25 (7.69%) E-Commerce
9 24 (7.38%) Cyber Security
10 23 (7.08%) Web Application Development
11 21 (6.46%) Business Analysis
12 20 (6.15%) Scrum
12 20 (6.15%) ETL
13 18 (5.54%) CRM
14 16 (4.92%) Continuous Improvement
15 15 (4.62%) Project Management
16 13 (4.00%) UML
16 13 (4.00%) Extreme Programming
16 13 (4.00%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 199 (61.23%) C#
2 169 (52.00%) SQL
3 111 (34.15%) JavaScript
4 95 (29.23%) T-SQL
5 63 (19.38%) VB.NET
6 44 (13.54%) Java
7 26 (8.00%) VB
8 25 (7.69%) VBScript
9 24 (7.38%) C++
10 13 (4.00%) PHP
11 11 (3.38%) Ruby
12 7 (2.15%) PowerShell
12 7 (2.15%) Shell Script
13 5 (1.54%) VBA
14 3 (0.92%) C
15 2 (0.62%) Python
16 1 (0.31%) XQuery
16 1 (0.31%) PowerHouse
16 1 (0.31%) VB6
16 1 (0.31%) Perl
Qualifications
1 18 (5.54%) Degree
2 10 (3.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (2.15%) Security Cleared
4 6 (1.85%) SC Cleared
5 5 (1.54%) MCITP
6 4 (1.23%) MCSE
6 4 (1.23%) Microsoft Certified Master
6 4 (1.23%) MCSM
7 3 (0.92%) MCTS
8 2 (0.62%) ISEB
8 2 (0.62%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.31%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (0.31%) MCDBA
9 1 (0.31%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.31%) CCEE
9 1 (0.31%) CCAA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.15%) QA
2 1 (0.31%) SLA
2 1 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (4.92%) Active Directory
2 8 (2.46%) vSphere
3 7 (2.15%) XenApp
3 7 (2.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (1.85%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.92%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (0.62%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.31%) XenServer
7 1 (0.31%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (2.15%) SCCM
2 6 (1.85%) SCOM
3 3 (0.92%) Data Guard
4 2 (0.62%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 109 (33.54%) Microsoft
2 66 (20.31%) Oracle
3 17 (5.23%) Informatica
4 14 (4.31%) HP
5 11 (3.38%) VMware
6 8 (2.46%) Google
7 7 (2.15%) Dell
7 7 (2.15%) Citrix
8 6 (1.85%) Cisco
8 6 (1.85%) Intershop
8 6 (1.85%) ATG
8 6 (1.85%) hybris
8 6 (1.85%) Demandware
9 5 (1.54%) Altiris
9 5 (1.54%) NetSuite
9 5 (1.54%) Apple
9 5 (1.54%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (1.54%) Siebel
10 4 (1.23%) Red Hat
11 3 (0.92%) JBoss
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