The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Leicester region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 3 3 4
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 176 156 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 32.59% 42.16% 36.65%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 81.11% 79.19% 78.64%
Number of salaries quoted 165 151 154
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £41,000 £43,200
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
217 197 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 40.19% 53.24% 46.61%
Number of salaries quoted 201 175 179
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £43,500 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
SQL Server
Leicestershire

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 31 July 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Leicester

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 263 (69.95%) .NET
2 248 (65.96%) C#
3 203 (53.99%) SQL
4 175 (46.54%) ASP.NET
5 154 (40.96%) HTML
6 149 (39.63%) Microsoft
7 147 (39.10%) JavaScript
8 145 (38.56%) jQuery
9 142 (37.77%) CSS
10 125 (33.24%) XML
11 117 (31.12%) T-SQL
12 107 (28.46%) Ajax
13 103 (27.39%) MVC
14 95 (25.27%) Windows
15 92 (24.47%) ASP.NET MVC
16 85 (22.61%) SQL Server 2012
17 82 (21.81%) SQL Server 2008
18 80 (21.28%) VB.NET
19 71 (18.88%) Visual Studio
19 71 (18.88%) Web Services
20 69 (18.35%) HTML5
21 65 (17.29%) .NET Framework
22 64 (17.02%) Oracle
23 63 (16.76%) XSLT
24 61 (16.22%) CSS3
25 60 (15.96%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
25 60 (15.96%) XHTML
26 59 (15.69%) SQL Server 2005
27 57 (15.16%) Web Development
27 57 (15.16%) Business Intelligence

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 22 (5.85%) IIS
1 22 (5.85%) Node.js
2 18 (4.79%) SharePoint
3 17 (4.52%) MS Exchange
4 10 (2.66%) Exchange Server 2007
5 9 (2.39%) Tomcat
5 9 (2.39%) Exchange Server 2013
6 8 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2010
7 7 (1.86%) CMS
8 6 (1.60%) Apache Solr
9 4 (1.06%) WebLogic
10 3 (0.80%) Umbraco
10 3 (0.80%) WordPress
11 2 (0.53%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.53%) SharePoint Server
11 2 (0.53%) Oracle Workflow
11 2 (0.53%) Apache
12 1 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2003
12 1 (0.27%) Joomla!
Applications
1 46 (12.23%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.13%) MS Office
3 1 (0.27%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.27%) MS Project
3 1 (0.27%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.27%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 13 (3.46%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (2.93%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (1.06%) Oracle Payables
3 4 (1.06%) Oracle Receivables
3 4 (1.06%) Oracle General Ledger
3 4 (1.06%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (0.80%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.80%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.27%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.33%) IaaS
1 5 (1.33%) PaaS
2 4 (1.06%) SaaS
3 1 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 31 (8.24%) Internet
2 26 (6.91%) LDAP
3 16 (4.26%) SAN
4 15 (3.99%) DNS
4 15 (3.99%) TCP/IP
5 11 (2.93%) WAN
6 8 (2.13%) NetScaler
7 7 (1.86%) LAN
8 5 (1.33%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (0.53%) Firewall
9 2 (0.53%) DHCP
10 1 (0.27%) HTTP
10 1 (0.27%) NetScreen
10 1 (0.27%) Wireless
10 1 (0.27%) iSCSI
10 1 (0.27%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (0.27%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (22.61%) SQL Server 2012
2 82 (21.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 59 (15.69%) SQL Server 2005
4 48 (12.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 48 (12.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 41 (10.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 39 (10.37%) Data Warehouse
7 28 (7.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 25 (6.65%) Relational Database
9 23 (6.12%) RDBMS
10 17 (4.52%) MySQL
10 17 (4.52%) Oracle Database
11 14 (3.72%) OLAP
12 12 (3.19%) Oracle BI EE
13 10 (2.66%) Oracle Database 11g
14 8 (2.13%) DTS
15 7 (1.86%) Oracle Reports
15 7 (1.86%) NoSQL
16 5 (1.33%) Crystal Reports
16 5 (1.33%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 71 (18.88%) Visual Studio
2 26 (6.91%) NUnit
3 17 (4.52%) Eclipse
4 15 (3.99%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (2.13%) Git (software)
6 7 (1.86%) Subversion
7 6 (1.60%) Maven
7 6 (1.60%) Ant
8 5 (1.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 5 (1.33%) Selenium
8 5 (1.33%) Rhino Mocks
8 5 (1.33%) Moq
8 5 (1.33%) MSTest
9 3 (0.80%) WebDriver
10 2 (0.53%) JIRA
10 2 (0.53%) Toad
11 1 (0.27%) CruiseControl
11 1 (0.27%) MSBuild
11 1 (0.27%) Jenkins
11 1 (0.27%) Hudson
General
1 42 (11.17%) Finance
2 39 (10.37%) Retail
3 23 (6.12%) Marketing
4 12 (3.19%) Games
5 8 (2.13%) Aerospace
5 8 (2.13%) Back Office
6 7 (1.86%) Advertising
7 6 (1.60%) Telecoms
8 5 (1.33%) Manufacturing
9 4 (1.06%) Music Industry
10 1 (0.27%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.27%) Automotive
10 1 (0.27%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 279 (74.20%) Developer
2 109 (28.99%) .NET Developer
3 54 (14.36%) Web Developer
4 51 (13.56%) Software Developer
5 46 (12.23%) Senior Developer
6 38 (10.11%) C# Developer
7 28 (7.45%) ASP.NET Developer
8 26 (6.91%) C++ Developer
8 26 (6.91%) DBA
8 26 (6.91%) C++ Software Developer
9 25 (6.65%) C# .NET Developer
10 22 (5.85%) SQL DBA
11 21 (5.59%) Administrator
11 21 (5.59%) SQL Developer
12 19 (5.05%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 19 (5.05%) Analyst
13 15 (3.99%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 14 (3.72%) SQL Server Developer
15 13 (3.46%) VB.NET Developer
15 13 (3.46%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 263 (69.95%) .NET
2 175 (46.54%) ASP.NET
3 154 (40.96%) HTML
4 145 (38.56%) jQuery
5 142 (37.77%) CSS
6 125 (33.24%) XML
7 107 (28.46%) Ajax
8 92 (24.47%) ASP.NET MVC
9 71 (18.88%) Web Services
10 69 (18.35%) HTML5
11 65 (17.29%) .NET Framework
12 63 (16.76%) XSLT
13 61 (16.22%) CSS3
14 60 (15.96%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 60 (15.96%) XHTML
15 54 (14.36%) LINQ
15 54 (14.36%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 53 (14.10%) SOAP
17 36 (9.57%) XSD
18 30 (7.98%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 28 (7.45%) Computer Science
2 27 (7.18%) Mathematics
3 26 (6.91%) Smartcard
3 26 (6.91%) Blackberry
3 26 (6.91%) PKI
4 22 (5.85%) Clustering
5 21 (5.59%) iPhone
6 19 (5.05%) Mobile App
7 9 (2.39%) Thin Client
7 9 (2.39%) Fat Client
8 6 (1.60%) Tandem
9 5 (1.33%) Inversion of Control
10 4 (1.06%) Social Media
10 4 (1.06%) Data Extraction
10 4 (1.06%) Replication
11 3 (0.80%) Data Integration
12 2 (0.53%) Open Source
13 1 (0.27%) NHS
13 1 (0.27%) DTV
13 1 (0.27%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 95 (25.27%) Windows
2 42 (11.17%) Android
3 28 (7.45%) Linux
4 27 (7.18%) Apple iOS
5 26 (6.91%) BlackBerry OS
6 17 (4.52%) Windows Server 2008
7 15 (3.99%) Windows Server 2012
8 13 (3.46%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (2.13%) UNIX
10 5 (1.33%) HPUX
11 4 (1.06%) Windows 8
11 4 (1.06%) CentOS
12 2 (0.53%) Windows 2000 Server
12 2 (0.53%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.53%) Solaris
13 1 (0.27%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.27%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.27%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.27%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (27.39%) MVC
2 57 (15.16%) Web Development
2 57 (15.16%) Business Intelligence
3 52 (13.83%) TDD
4 41 (10.90%) E-Commerce
5 40 (10.64%) Performance Tuning
6 36 (9.57%) Software Engineering
7 31 (8.24%) Agile Software Development
8 28 (7.45%) Web Application Development
9 27 (7.18%) Scrum
10 26 (6.91%) Cyber Security
11 23 (6.12%) Data Analysis
12 21 (5.59%) Business Analysis
13 20 (5.32%) Extreme Programming
13 20 (5.32%) CRM
13 20 (5.32%) UML
14 19 (5.05%) OWASP
14 19 (5.05%) Web Accessibility
14 19 (5.05%) Dependency Injection
15 18 (4.79%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 248 (65.96%) C#
2 203 (53.99%) SQL
3 147 (39.10%) JavaScript
4 117 (31.12%) T-SQL
5 80 (21.28%) VB.NET
6 45 (11.97%) Java
7 29 (7.71%) VB
8 27 (7.18%) C++
9 23 (6.12%) VBScript
10 13 (3.46%) PHP
11 11 (2.93%) PowerShell
12 7 (1.86%) VBA
12 7 (1.86%) Ruby
13 5 (1.33%) Shell Script
14 4 (1.06%) PHP5
14 4 (1.06%) VB6
15 3 (0.80%) Perl
15 3 (0.80%) Bash Shell
16 2 (0.53%) Objective-C
17 1 (0.27%) Python
Qualifications
1 17 (4.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (3.46%) Degree
3 6 (1.60%) MCITP
4 4 (1.06%) MCSM
4 4 (1.06%) Microsoft Certified Master
4 4 (1.06%) MCTS
4 4 (1.06%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.06%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.06%) MCSE
5 2 (0.53%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.53%) ISEB
5 2 (0.53%) MCDBA
6 1 (0.27%) MCP
6 1 (0.27%) MCSD
6 1 (0.27%) CCNA
6 1 (0.27%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (0.27%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.27%) CEH
6 1 (0.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.27%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.39%) QA
2 2 (0.53%) SLA
3 1 (0.27%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 23 (6.12%) Active Directory
2 11 (2.93%) vSphere
2 11 (2.93%) Hyper-V
3 10 (2.66%) XenApp
4 9 (2.39%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.80%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (0.53%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.27%) XenServer
7 1 (0.27%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (2.66%) SCCM
2 8 (2.13%) SCOM
3 3 (0.80%) Data Guard
4 2 (0.53%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 149 (39.63%) Microsoft
2 64 (17.02%) Oracle
3 17 (4.52%) HP
4 14 (3.72%) Google
4 14 (3.72%) VMware
5 12 (3.19%) Informatica
6 10 (2.66%) Dell
6 10 (2.66%) Citrix
7 7 (1.86%) Cisco
7 7 (1.86%) Altiris
8 6 (1.60%) hybris
8 6 (1.60%) Demandware
8 6 (1.60%) Intershop
8 6 (1.60%) ATG
9 5 (1.33%) Siebel
9 5 (1.33%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (1.33%) Apple
9 5 (1.33%) NetSuite
10 4 (1.06%) Red Hat
11 3 (0.80%) SAP
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