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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 3 4 3
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 97 105 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 26.22% 24.48% 36.29%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 74.05% 63.25% 84.52%
Number of salaries quoted 92 100 190
Median salary £41,250 £36,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.24% -8.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £26,700 £30,780
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £46,150 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
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
131 166 252
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 35.41% 38.69% 42.93%
Number of salaries quoted 119 152 226
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,150 £30,780
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

The demand trend of job ads across the Leicester region citing SQL Server as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 June 2016.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Leicester

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, IT jobs citing SQL Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leicester region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 99 (66.89%) C#
2 98 (66.22%) .NET
3 93 (62.84%) ASP.NET
4 82 (55.41%) SQL
5 71 (47.97%) HTML
6 69 (46.62%) CSS
7 63 (42.57%) Microsoft
8 47 (31.76%) MVC
9 44 (29.73%) JavaScript
10 43 (29.05%) Agile Software Development
11 35 (23.65%) HTML5
12 34 (22.97%) ASP.NET MVC
12 34 (22.97%) VB.NET
13 32 (21.62%) Team Foundation Server
14 31 (20.95%) T-SQL
15 28 (18.92%) Visual Studio
15 28 (18.92%) Ajax
16 25 (16.89%) Windows
17 24 (16.22%) SOAP
17 24 (16.22%) jQuery
18 23 (15.54%) VMware
18 23 (15.54%) SQL Server 2012
19 22 (14.86%) .NET Framework
20 21 (14.19%) Web Development
20 21 (14.19%) SaaS
20 21 (14.19%) Oracle
20 21 (14.19%) IIS
21 18 (12.16%) Retail
21 18 (12.16%) XML
21 18 (12.16%) SLA

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 21 (14.19%) IIS
2 9 (6.08%) Apache
3 7 (4.73%) DNN
4 1 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.68%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.68%) SilverStripe
4 1 (0.68%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.68%) WordPress
Applications
1 9 (6.08%) MS Office
2 8 (5.41%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.03%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.68%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.35%) Magento
2 1 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 21 (14.19%) SaaS
2 12 (8.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.68%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.68%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.68%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (0.68%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.68%) Office 365
3 1 (0.68%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.70%) Firewall
1 4 (2.70%) HTTP
1 4 (2.70%) SMTP
1 4 (2.70%) SSL
1 4 (2.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (15.54%) SQL Server 2012
2 17 (11.49%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (10.81%) Relational Database
4 15 (10.14%) SQL Server 2005
5 11 (7.43%) MySQL
5 11 (7.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (6.08%) SQL Server 2014
6 9 (6.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (4.05%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (3.38%) Big Data
8 5 (3.38%) DTS
8 5 (3.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (1.35%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (1.35%) NoSQL
10 2 (1.35%) SAP BI
11 1 (0.68%) Amazon RDS
11 1 (0.68%) MariaDB
11 1 (0.68%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.68%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 32 (21.62%) Team Foundation Server
2 28 (18.92%) Visual Studio
3 11 (7.43%) Git (software)
4 9 (6.08%) MSBuild
4 9 (6.08%) ReSharper
5 7 (4.73%) CruiseControl
5 7 (4.73%) Selenium
5 7 (4.73%) SoapUI
6 6 (4.05%) Subversion
7 3 (2.03%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.68%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.68%) MSTest
8 1 (0.68%) NUnit
8 1 (0.68%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.68%) Vagrant
General
1 18 (12.16%) Retail
2 11 (7.43%) Marketing
3 4 (2.70%) Finance
4 3 (2.03%) French Language
4 3 (2.03%) German Language
4 3 (2.03%) Italian Language
4 3 (2.03%) Spanish Language
5 2 (1.35%) Banking
5 2 (1.35%) International Banking
6 1 (0.68%) Back Office
6 1 (0.68%) Electronics
6 1 (0.68%) Front Office
6 1 (0.68%) Games
Job Titles
1 99 (66.89%) Developer
2 72 (48.65%) .NET Developer
3 57 (38.51%) C# Developer
4 54 (36.49%) C# .NET Developer
5 51 (34.46%) ASP.NET Developer
6 50 (33.78%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 50 (33.78%) SQL Developer
7 26 (17.57%) Senior Developer
8 25 (16.89%) C# VB.NET Developer
8 25 (16.89%) VB.NET Developer
9 24 (16.22%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
10 23 (15.54%) Software Developer
11 21 (14.19%) Senior .NET Developer
12 19 (12.84%) .NET Software Developer
12 19 (12.84%) C# Software Developer
13 18 (12.16%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 16 (10.81%) SQL Server Developer
15 15 (10.14%) HTML Developer
15 15 (10.14%) Infrastructure Manager
15 15 (10.14%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (66.22%) .NET
2 93 (62.84%) ASP.NET
3 71 (47.97%) HTML
4 69 (46.62%) CSS
5 35 (23.65%) HTML5
6 34 (22.97%) ASP.NET MVC
7 28 (18.92%) Ajax
8 24 (16.22%) jQuery
8 24 (16.22%) SOAP
9 22 (14.86%) .NET Framework
10 18 (12.16%) XML
11 15 (10.14%) Web Services
12 13 (8.78%) CSS3
13 12 (8.11%) WinForms
14 11 (7.43%) XHTML
14 11 (7.43%) XSD
14 11 (7.43%) XSLT
15 8 (5.41%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 8 (5.41%) KnockoutJS
15 8 (5.41%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.41%) Driving Licence
2 5 (3.38%) Computer Science
2 5 (3.38%) Streaming Music
3 4 (2.70%) User Experience
4 2 (1.35%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.35%) CMDB
4 2 (1.35%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.68%) Clustering
5 1 (0.68%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.68%) Replication
5 1 (0.68%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 25 (16.89%) Windows
2 15 (10.14%) Windows Server
2 15 (10.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (8.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (6.76%) Linux
5 4 (2.70%) Debian
5 4 (2.70%) Unix
6 3 (2.03%) Windows Vista
7 2 (1.35%) Android
7 2 (1.35%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.68%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.68%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (31.76%) MVC
2 43 (29.05%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (14.19%) Web Development
4 17 (11.49%) Business Transformation
4 17 (11.49%) Continuous Integration
4 17 (11.49%) Unit Testing
5 16 (10.81%) Continuous Improvement
6 15 (10.14%) Disaster Recovery
6 15 (10.14%) ITIL
6 15 (10.14%) ITIL V3
6 15 (10.14%) Line Management
6 15 (10.14%) Service Delivery
7 14 (9.46%) E-Commerce
8 13 (8.78%) Web Design
9 11 (7.43%) Scrum
10 9 (6.08%) Business Continuity
10 9 (6.08%) Integration Testing
10 9 (6.08%) Performance Management
10 9 (6.08%) Supplier Management
10 9 (6.08%) UML
Programming Languages
1 99 (66.89%) C#
2 82 (55.41%) SQL
3 44 (29.73%) JavaScript
4 34 (22.97%) VB.NET
5 31 (20.95%) T-SQL
6 11 (7.43%) PHP
7 9 (6.08%) PowerShell
8 8 (5.41%) VB
9 5 (3.38%) C++
10 4 (2.70%) Java
11 3 (2.03%) C
11 3 (2.03%) Delphi
11 3 (2.03%) Pascal
12 1 (0.68%) ANSI SQL
12 1 (0.68%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.68%) Ruby
12 1 (0.68%) VB6
12 1 (0.68%) VBScript
12 1 (0.68%) XPath
12 1 (0.68%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 15 (10.14%) Degree
1 15 (10.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (6.08%) MCDST
3 3 (2.03%) MCAD
3 3 (2.03%) MCSA
4 1 (0.68%) MCITP
4 1 (0.68%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (12.16%) SLA
2 5 (3.38%) QA
System Software
1 15 (10.14%) vSphere
2 14 (9.46%) Active Directory
3 8 (5.41%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 8 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (5.41%) XenApp
4 1 (0.68%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 63 (42.57%) Microsoft
2 23 (15.54%) VMware
3 21 (14.19%) Oracle
4 10 (6.76%) Adobe
5 9 (6.08%) IBM
6 8 (5.41%) Citrix
7 7 (4.73%) Telerik
8 5 (3.38%) Red Hat
9 3 (2.03%) SAP
10 1 (0.68%) Cisco
10 1 (0.68%) Cognos
10 1 (0.68%) Infor
10 1 (0.68%) Rackspace
10 1 (0.68%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.68%) Sitecore
Leicester, Leicestershire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £52,500 per annum plus benefits + bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £22k - 40k per year + bonus, holidays, pension, discounts, childcare v
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £42,000 to £52,000 per annum great benefits.
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £24000 - £34000 per annum + Pension & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Opus Trust Marketing
Posted: 21 days ago
Leicester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Massive Interactive
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 14 days ago
Leicester
Centrica
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago