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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 3 1 4
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 101 251 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 25.90% 54.92% 29.73%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 72.14% 87.76% 67.81%
Number of salaries quoted 87 236 94
Average salary £43,401 £37,500 £34,240
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.73% +9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,000 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £45,000 £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
140 286 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 35.90% 62.58% 43.84%
Number of salaries quoted 126 255 127
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £29,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 24 October 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Leicester

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 179 (64.39%) .NET
2 167 (60.07%) C#
3 137 (49.28%) SQL
4 115 (41.37%) ASP.NET
5 85 (30.58%) HTML
6 84 (30.22%) Windows
7 83 (29.86%) Microsoft
8 81 (29.14%) JavaScript
9 78 (28.06%) CSS
10 77 (27.70%) jQuery
11 67 (24.10%) XML
11 67 (24.10%) T-SQL
12 64 (23.02%) MVC
13 59 (21.22%) Oracle
14 54 (19.42%) Business Intelligence
15 49 (17.63%) Agile Software Development
16 46 (16.55%) MS Excel
16 46 (16.55%) SQL Server 2008
17 45 (16.19%) VB.NET
18 44 (15.83%) Ajax
18 44 (15.83%) Finance
18 44 (15.83%) ASP.NET MVC
19 43 (15.47%) SQL Server 2012
20 41 (14.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 41 (14.75%) Data Warehouse
21 39 (14.03%) Web Services
21 39 (14.03%) .NET Framework
22 38 (13.67%) TDD
23 37 (13.31%) Web Development
24 34 (12.23%) Performance Tuning

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 21 (7.55%) Node.js
2 17 (6.12%) SharePoint
3 8 (2.88%) IIS
4 5 (1.80%) MS Exchange
5 4 (1.44%) Oracle Workflow
5 4 (1.44%) DNN
5 4 (1.44%) WebLogic
6 3 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (1.08%) WordPress
6 3 (1.08%) Apache
7 2 (0.72%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.72%) JBoss
7 2 (0.72%) NetWeaver
7 2 (0.72%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.36%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.36%) Joomla!
8 1 (0.36%) CMS
Applications
1 46 (16.55%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.44%) MS Office
3 1 (0.36%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.36%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.36%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 13 (4.68%) Dynamics CRM
1 13 (4.68%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (1.44%) Oracle Payables
2 4 (1.44%) Oracle Receivables
2 4 (1.44%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (1.44%) Oracle General Ledger
3 3 (1.08%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.36%) SAP SRM
4 1 (0.36%) Line 500
4 1 (0.36%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.08%) SaaS
2 1 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 33 (11.87%) Internet
2 23 (8.27%) LDAP
3 3 (1.08%) DNS
3 3 (1.08%) SAN
4 2 (0.72%) LAN
4 2 (0.72%) WAN
4 2 (0.72%) DHCP
4 2 (0.72%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.36%) NetScreen
5 1 (0.36%) Firewall
5 1 (0.36%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.36%) iSCSI
5 1 (0.36%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (0.36%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (16.55%) SQL Server 2008
2 43 (15.47%) SQL Server 2012
3 41 (14.75%) Data Warehouse
3 41 (14.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 33 (11.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 32 (11.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 24 (8.63%) SQL Server 2005
7 22 (7.91%) MySQL
7 22 (7.91%) RDBMS
7 22 (7.91%) Relational Database
8 20 (7.19%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 17 (6.12%) Oracle BI EE
10 16 (5.76%) NoSQL
11 12 (4.32%) Oracle Reports
12 6 (2.16%) Crystal Reports
13 5 (1.80%) OLAP
13 5 (1.80%) Essbase
13 5 (1.80%) Oracle OWB
13 5 (1.80%) Oracle ODI
13 5 (1.80%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 25 (8.99%) Visual Studio
2 17 (6.12%) Git (software)
3 11 (3.96%) Eclipse
4 8 (2.88%) Selenium
4 8 (2.88%) MSTest
5 6 (2.16%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (2.16%) NUnit
6 5 (1.80%) CruiseControl
6 5 (1.80%) Subversion
6 5 (1.80%) Rhino Mocks
6 5 (1.80%) Moq
7 4 (1.44%) SoapUI
8 3 (1.08%) WebDriver
9 2 (0.72%) JIRA
9 2 (0.72%) Toad
10 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Blend
10 1 (0.36%) MSBuild
10 1 (0.36%) Jenkins
General
1 44 (15.83%) Finance
2 10 (3.60%) Aerospace
3 4 (1.44%) Retail
3 4 (1.44%) Music Industry
4 3 (1.08%) Marketing
5 2 (0.72%) Games
6 1 (0.36%) Back Office
6 1 (0.36%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.36%) Automotive
6 1 (0.36%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.36%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 196 (70.50%) Developer
2 75 (26.98%) .NET Developer
3 37 (13.31%) C# Developer
4 34 (12.23%) Software Developer
5 28 (10.07%) DBA
6 27 (9.71%) Web Developer
7 26 (9.35%) Senior Developer
8 25 (8.99%) C# .NET Developer
9 24 (8.63%) SQL DBA
10 23 (8.27%) C++ Software Developer
10 23 (8.27%) C++ Developer
11 22 (7.91%) ASP.NET Developer
12 20 (7.19%) Junior
13 18 (6.47%) Analyst
13 18 (6.47%) Administrator
13 18 (6.47%) Junior Developer
14 16 (5.76%) SQL Developer
14 16 (5.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 12 (4.32%) CRM Developer
15 12 (4.32%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 179 (64.39%) .NET
2 115 (41.37%) ASP.NET
3 85 (30.58%) HTML
4 78 (28.06%) CSS
5 77 (27.70%) jQuery
6 67 (24.10%) XML
7 44 (15.83%) Ajax
7 44 (15.83%) ASP.NET MVC
8 39 (14.03%) Web Services
8 39 (14.03%) .NET Framework
9 33 (11.87%) HTML5
9 33 (11.87%) CSS3
10 31 (11.15%) XSLT
11 30 (10.79%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 28 (10.07%) XHTML
13 26 (9.35%) SOAP
14 24 (8.63%) LINQ
15 22 (7.91%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 20 (7.19%) ASP.NET Web API
17 18 (6.47%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 31 (11.15%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (10.43%) Mathematics
3 25 (8.99%) Computer Science
4 23 (8.27%) Smartcard
4 23 (8.27%) Blackberry
4 23 (8.27%) PKI
5 10 (3.60%) Thin Client
5 10 (3.60%) Fat Client
6 7 (2.52%) Mobile App
7 6 (2.16%) Clustering
7 6 (2.16%) Tandem
8 5 (1.80%) Life Science
8 5 (1.80%) Inversion of Control
9 4 (1.44%) Data Extraction
9 4 (1.44%) Replication
10 3 (1.08%) Management Information System
10 3 (1.08%) iPhone
10 3 (1.08%) Open Source
11 2 (0.72%) N-Tier
12 1 (0.36%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 84 (30.22%) Windows
2 31 (11.15%) Android
3 28 (10.07%) Apple iOS
4 23 (8.27%) BlackBerry OS
5 14 (5.04%) Linux
6 13 (4.68%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (2.16%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (1.80%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (1.44%) UNIX
9 4 (1.44%) CentOS
10 3 (1.08%) Windows XP
11 2 (0.72%) Solaris
11 2 (0.72%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.72%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.36%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.36%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (23.02%) MVC
2 54 (19.42%) Business Intelligence
3 49 (17.63%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (13.67%) TDD
5 37 (13.31%) Web Development
6 34 (12.23%) Performance Tuning
7 28 (10.07%) Software Engineering
8 24 (8.63%) Web Application Development
9 23 (8.27%) Cyber Security
10 18 (6.47%) Logistics
11 17 (6.12%) Data Analysis
11 17 (6.12%) ETL
11 17 (6.12%) CRM
12 16 (5.76%) BDD
13 14 (5.04%) Business Analysis
13 14 (5.04%) Mentoring
14 12 (4.32%) Analytics
14 12 (4.32%) Data Security
14 12 (4.32%) Data Modelling
14 12 (4.32%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 167 (60.07%) C#
2 137 (49.28%) SQL
3 81 (29.14%) JavaScript
4 67 (24.10%) T-SQL
5 45 (16.19%) VB.NET
6 28 (10.07%) Java
7 23 (8.27%) C++
8 19 (6.83%) VB
9 16 (5.76%) Ruby
10 12 (4.32%) VBScript
11 11 (3.96%) PHP
12 7 (2.52%) Shell Script
13 6 (2.16%) VBA
14 3 (1.08%) C
15 2 (0.72%) Python
15 2 (0.72%) PowerShell
15 2 (0.72%) Bash Shell
16 1 (0.36%) PowerHouse
16 1 (0.36%) VB6
16 1 (0.36%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 25 (8.99%) Degree
2 10 (3.60%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (3.60%) Security Cleared
3 6 (2.16%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.44%) DV Cleared
4 4 (1.44%) MCSE
4 4 (1.44%) Microsoft Certified Master
4 4 (1.44%) MCSM
5 2 (0.72%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.72%) ISEB
6 1 (0.36%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (0.36%) MCDBA
6 1 (0.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.36%) MCITP
6 1 (0.36%) CCEE
6 1 (0.36%) CCAA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.44%) QA
2 1 (0.36%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.36%) SLA
2 1 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (2.16%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.08%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (1.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.08%) vSphere
3 2 (0.72%) XenApp
3 2 (0.72%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.36%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.36%) XenServer
4 1 (0.36%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (1.08%) Data Guard
2 2 (0.72%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.72%) SCCM
3 1 (0.36%) SCOM
Vendors
1 83 (29.86%) Microsoft
2 59 (21.22%) Oracle
3 17 (6.12%) Informatica
4 6 (2.16%) VMware
5 5 (1.80%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (1.80%) Siebel
5 5 (1.80%) HP
5 5 (1.80%) Google
5 5 (1.80%) NetSuite
6 4 (1.44%) SAP
6 4 (1.44%) Red Hat
7 3 (1.08%) Citrix
7 3 (1.08%) Dell
8 2 (0.72%) Northgate
9 1 (0.36%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.36%) Tableau
9 1 (0.36%) EMC
9 1 (0.36%) Cisco
9 1 (0.36%) Altiris
9 1 (0.36%) Sage
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