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 23 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
23 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 179 150 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 32.19% 41.32% 39.28%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 80.27% 78.53% 81.86%
Number of salaries quoted 168 147 168
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 £42,128 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.35%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
223 191 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 40.11% 52.62% 47.98%
Number of salaries quoted 207 172 192
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 £27,500 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £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 23 July 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Leicester

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 23 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.

1 273 (71.09%) .NET
2 258 (67.19%) C#
3 207 (53.91%) SQL
4 182 (47.40%) ASP.NET
5 158 (41.15%) HTML
6 154 (40.10%) Microsoft
7 153 (39.84%) JavaScript
8 151 (39.32%) jQuery
9 146 (38.02%) CSS
10 131 (34.11%) XML
11 120 (31.25%) T-SQL
12 114 (29.69%) Ajax
13 105 (27.34%) MVC
14 98 (25.52%) Windows
15 97 (25.26%) ASP.NET MVC
16 90 (23.44%) SQL Server 2012
17 89 (23.18%) SQL Server 2008
18 84 (21.88%) VB.NET
19 79 (20.57%) Visual Studio
20 71 (18.49%) Web Services
21 69 (17.97%) .NET Framework
22 68 (17.71%) HTML5
23 66 (17.19%) SQL Server 2005
23 66 (17.19%) XSLT
24 65 (16.93%) Oracle
25 64 (16.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
26 63 (16.41%) Web Development
26 63 (16.41%) XHTML
27 61 (15.89%) CSS3
28 59 (15.36%) ASP.NET MVC 4

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 23 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 27 (7.03%) IIS
2 22 (5.73%) Node.js
3 19 (4.95%) SharePoint
3 19 (4.95%) MS Exchange
4 12 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2007
5 11 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
6 10 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2010
7 9 (2.34%) Tomcat
8 8 (2.08%) CMS
9 6 (1.56%) Apache Solr
10 4 (1.04%) SharePoint Server
10 4 (1.04%) WebLogic
11 3 (0.78%) Umbraco
12 2 (0.52%) WordPress
12 2 (0.52%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (0.52%) Apache
12 2 (0.52%) Oracle Workflow
13 1 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2003
13 1 (0.26%) Joomla!
Applications
1 43 (11.20%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.82%) MS Office
3 1 (0.26%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.26%) GIMP
3 1 (0.26%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.26%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 13 (3.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (2.60%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (1.04%) Oracle Payables
3 4 (1.04%) Oracle Receivables
3 4 (1.04%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (1.04%) Oracle General Ledger
4 3 (0.78%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.78%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.26%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.30%) PaaS
1 5 (1.30%) IaaS
2 4 (1.04%) SaaS
3 1 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 29 (7.55%) LDAP
2 27 (7.03%) Internet
3 18 (4.69%) SAN
4 17 (4.43%) TCP/IP
4 17 (4.43%) DNS
5 11 (2.86%) WAN
6 10 (2.60%) NetScaler
7 7 (1.82%) LAN
8 5 (1.30%) Cisco IOS
9 4 (1.04%) Firewall
10 3 (0.78%) Wireless
10 3 (0.78%) Cisco ASA
11 2 (0.52%) DHCP
12 1 (0.26%) HTTP
12 1 (0.26%) NetScreen
12 1 (0.26%) Fibre Channel
12 1 (0.26%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (23.44%) SQL Server 2012
2 89 (23.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 66 (17.19%) SQL Server 2005
4 48 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 47 (12.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 41 (10.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 35 (9.11%) Data Warehouse
8 27 (7.03%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 23 (5.99%) Relational Database
10 21 (5.47%) RDBMS
11 17 (4.43%) Oracle Database
12 15 (3.91%) MySQL
13 14 (3.65%) OLAP
14 10 (2.60%) Oracle Database 11g
14 10 (2.60%) Oracle BI EE
15 8 (2.08%) DTS
16 6 (1.56%) Oracle Reports
17 5 (1.30%) PostgreSQL
17 5 (1.30%) Crystal Reports
17 5 (1.30%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 79 (20.57%) Visual Studio
2 29 (7.55%) NUnit
3 17 (4.43%) Eclipse
3 17 (4.43%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (1.82%) Subversion
5 6 (1.56%) Maven
5 6 (1.56%) Ant
5 6 (1.56%) Git (software)
6 5 (1.30%) Selenium
6 5 (1.30%) MSTest
6 5 (1.30%) Rhino Mocks
6 5 (1.30%) Moq
6 5 (1.30%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 3 (0.78%) WebDriver
8 2 (0.52%) Toad
8 2 (0.52%) JIRA
8 2 (0.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 1 (0.26%) CruiseControl
9 1 (0.26%) Hudson
9 1 (0.26%) MSBuild
General
1 43 (11.20%) Finance
2 42 (10.94%) Retail
3 22 (5.73%) Marketing
4 14 (3.65%) Games
5 8 (2.08%) Back Office
6 7 (1.82%) Aerospace
6 7 (1.82%) Advertising
7 6 (1.56%) Telecoms
8 5 (1.30%) Manufacturing
9 4 (1.04%) Music Industry
10 1 (0.26%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.26%) Automotive
10 1 (0.26%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 287 (74.74%) Developer
2 113 (29.43%) .NET Developer
3 56 (14.58%) Software Developer
4 54 (14.06%) Web Developer
5 46 (11.98%) Senior Developer
6 39 (10.16%) C# Developer
7 30 (7.81%) ASP.NET Developer
8 29 (7.55%) C++ Developer
8 29 (7.55%) C++ Software Developer
9 27 (7.03%) C# .NET Developer
10 26 (6.77%) DBA
11 22 (5.73%) SQL DBA
12 21 (5.47%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 20 (5.21%) SQL Developer
13 20 (5.21%) Analyst
13 20 (5.21%) Administrator
14 14 (3.65%) VB.NET Developer
14 14 (3.65%) Senior .NET Developer
14 14 (3.65%) Business Intelligence Developer
15 13 (3.39%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 273 (71.09%) .NET
2 182 (47.40%) ASP.NET
3 158 (41.15%) HTML
4 151 (39.32%) jQuery
5 146 (38.02%) CSS
6 131 (34.11%) XML
7 114 (29.69%) Ajax
8 97 (25.26%) ASP.NET MVC
9 71 (18.49%) Web Services
10 69 (17.97%) .NET Framework
11 68 (17.71%) HTML5
12 66 (17.19%) XSLT
13 64 (16.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 63 (16.41%) XHTML
15 61 (15.89%) CSS3
16 59 (15.36%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 58 (15.10%) LINQ
18 55 (14.32%) SOAP
19 39 (10.16%) XSD
20 28 (7.29%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 30 (7.81%) Computer Science
1 30 (7.81%) Mathematics
2 29 (7.55%) Smartcard
2 29 (7.55%) Blackberry
2 29 (7.55%) PKI
3 24 (6.25%) Mobile App
4 23 (5.99%) iPhone
5 22 (5.73%) Clustering
6 9 (2.34%) Thin Client
6 9 (2.34%) Fat Client
7 5 (1.30%) Tandem
7 5 (1.30%) Inversion of Control
8 4 (1.04%) Social Media
8 4 (1.04%) Replication
8 4 (1.04%) Data Extraction
9 3 (0.78%) Data Integration
10 2 (0.52%) Open Source
11 1 (0.26%) Physics
11 1 (0.26%) E-Learning
11 1 (0.26%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 98 (25.52%) Windows
2 47 (12.24%) Android
3 30 (7.81%) Apple iOS
3 30 (7.81%) Linux
4 29 (7.55%) BlackBerry OS
5 19 (4.95%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (4.43%) Windows Server 2012
7 15 (3.91%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (2.08%) UNIX
9 5 (1.30%) HPUX
10 4 (1.04%) Windows 8
10 4 (1.04%) CentOS
11 2 (0.52%) Windows 2000 Server
11 2 (0.52%) Solaris
11 2 (0.52%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.26%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.26%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.26%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (27.34%) MVC
2 63 (16.41%) Web Development
3 54 (14.06%) Business Intelligence
4 52 (13.54%) TDD
5 46 (11.98%) E-Commerce
6 40 (10.42%) Software Engineering
7 39 (10.16%) Performance Tuning
8 32 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
9 29 (7.55%) Scrum
9 29 (7.55%) Cyber Security
10 28 (7.29%) Web Application Development
11 23 (5.99%) Data Analysis
12 22 (5.73%) Extreme Programming
12 22 (5.73%) UML
13 21 (5.47%) OWASP
13 21 (5.47%) Web Accessibility
14 20 (5.21%) Dependency Injection
14 20 (5.21%) CRM
15 19 (4.95%) Project Management
15 19 (4.95%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 258 (67.19%) C#
2 207 (53.91%) SQL
3 153 (39.84%) JavaScript
4 120 (31.25%) T-SQL
5 84 (21.88%) VB.NET
6 48 (12.50%) Java
7 34 (8.85%) VB
8 30 (7.81%) C++
9 23 (5.99%) VBScript
10 13 (3.39%) PowerShell
11 12 (3.13%) PHP
12 7 (1.82%) VBA
13 6 (1.56%) VB6
14 5 (1.30%) Ruby
14 5 (1.30%) Shell Script
15 4 (1.04%) Objective-C
15 4 (1.04%) PHP5
16 3 (0.78%) Perl
16 3 (0.78%) Bash Shell
17 1 (0.26%) R
Qualifications
1 16 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (2.86%) Degree
3 6 (1.56%) MCITP
4 4 (1.04%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.04%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.04%) MCTS
5 3 (0.78%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (0.78%) CCNA
5 3 (0.78%) GWAPT
5 3 (0.78%) GPEN
5 3 (0.78%) GCIA
5 3 (0.78%) GSEC
5 3 (0.78%) GCFW
5 3 (0.78%) GCWN
5 3 (0.78%) CEH
5 3 (0.78%) MCSE
5 3 (0.78%) Microsoft Certified Master
5 3 (0.78%) MCSM
6 2 (0.52%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.52%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.34%) QA
2 3 (0.78%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.52%) SLA
4 1 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 25 (6.51%) Active Directory
2 13 (3.39%) vSphere
3 12 (3.13%) XenApp
4 11 (2.86%) Hyper-V
5 9 (2.34%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (0.78%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (0.52%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.26%) XenServer
8 1 (0.26%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (3.13%) SCCM
2 8 (2.08%) SCOM
3 3 (0.78%) Data Guard
4 2 (0.52%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 154 (40.10%) Microsoft
2 65 (16.93%) Oracle
3 19 (4.95%) HP
4 16 (4.17%) VMware
5 15 (3.91%) Google
6 12 (3.13%) Dell
6 12 (3.13%) Citrix
7 10 (2.60%) Informatica
8 9 (2.34%) Cisco
9 7 (1.82%) Altiris
10 6 (1.56%) Intershop
10 6 (1.56%) ATG
10 6 (1.56%) hybris
10 6 (1.56%) Demandware
11 5 (1.30%) NetSuite
11 5 (1.30%) Salesforce.com
11 5 (1.30%) Siebel
11 5 (1.30%) Apple
12 4 (1.04%) Red Hat
13 3 (0.78%) Fortinet
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