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 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 2 4 3
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 130 95 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 28.76% 23.81% 32.85%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 75.58% 57.58% 81.77%
Number of salaries quoted 123 90 143
Median salary £39,500 £34,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.49% -11.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,600 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
172 165 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 38.05% 41.35% 40.17%
Number of salaries quoted 163 144 176
Median salary £43,500 £39,750 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.43% +1.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,800
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 26 August 2016.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Leicester

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 26 August 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.

1 124 (62.63%) C#
2 123 (62.12%) .NET
3 112 (56.57%) ASP.NET
4 105 (53.03%) SQL
5 87 (43.94%) Microsoft
6 83 (41.92%) CSS
7 81 (40.91%) HTML
8 72 (36.36%) MVC
9 62 (31.31%) JavaScript
10 60 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
11 52 (26.26%) ASP.NET MVC
12 46 (23.23%) T-SQL
13 43 (21.72%) jQuery
14 40 (20.20%) HTML5
15 36 (18.18%) SOAP
16 35 (17.68%) .NET Framework
16 35 (17.68%) Ajax
17 34 (17.17%) Visual Studio
18 32 (16.16%) SQL Server 2012
19 29 (14.65%) VB.NET
20 26 (13.13%) XML
20 26 (13.13%) VMware
20 26 (13.13%) Team Foundation Server
21 25 (12.63%) Web Services
22 24 (12.12%) Windows
22 24 (12.12%) SQL Server 2005
22 24 (12.12%) SQL Server 2008
23 22 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
24 21 (10.61%) CSS3
24 21 (10.61%) WCF

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 18 (9.09%) IIS
2 8 (4.04%) DNN
3 7 (3.54%) CMS
4 5 (2.53%) Apache
5 4 (2.02%) Alfresco
6 3 (1.52%) Plone
6 3 (1.52%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.51%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.51%) SilverStripe
7 1 (0.51%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.51%) WordPress
Applications
1 12 (6.06%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.04%) MS Office
3 5 (2.53%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (2.53%) SAP CRM
1 5 (2.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.51%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 16 (8.08%) SaaS
2 15 (7.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (4.04%) Google Play
4 2 (1.01%) Office 365
5 1 (0.51%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.51%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.51%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.51%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.51%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 1 (0.51%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.01%) SNMP
1 2 (1.01%) Unified Communications
2 1 (0.51%) DHCP
2 1 (0.51%) DNS
2 1 (0.51%) Firewall
2 1 (0.51%) Skype
2 1 (0.51%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (16.16%) SQL Server 2012
2 24 (12.12%) SQL Server 2005
2 24 (12.12%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (10.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 19 (9.60%) Relational Database
5 17 (8.59%) Data Warehouse
5 17 (8.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 16 (8.08%) MySQL
7 10 (5.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 9 (4.55%) SQL Server 2014
9 6 (3.03%) Big Data
9 6 (3.03%) DTS
9 6 (3.03%) OLTP
10 4 (2.02%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (1.52%) BusinessObjects
11 3 (1.52%) NoSQL
11 3 (1.52%) SAP BI
12 2 (1.01%) Crystal Reports
12 2 (1.01%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 2 (1.01%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 34 (17.17%) Visual Studio
2 26 (13.13%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (5.05%) Selenium
4 8 (4.04%) CruiseControl
4 8 (4.04%) SoapUI
5 7 (3.54%) MSBuild
5 7 (3.54%) ReSharper
6 5 (2.53%) Git (software)
6 5 (2.53%) NUnit
7 2 (1.01%) MSTest
8 1 (0.51%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.51%) NCover
8 1 (0.51%) Subversion
8 1 (0.51%) Vagrant
General
1 19 (9.60%) Marketing
2 16 (8.08%) Retail
3 10 (5.05%) Finance
4 9 (4.55%) Games
5 5 (2.53%) Billing
6 3 (1.52%) Banking
6 3 (1.52%) French Language
6 3 (1.52%) German Language
6 3 (1.52%) Italian Language
6 3 (1.52%) Spanish Language
7 2 (1.01%) International Banking
8 1 (0.51%) Automotive
8 1 (0.51%) Back Office
8 1 (0.51%) Front Office
8 1 (0.51%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 128 (64.65%) Developer
2 90 (45.45%) .NET Developer
3 75 (37.88%) C# Developer
4 69 (34.85%) C# .NET Developer
5 66 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
6 64 (32.32%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 63 (31.82%) SQL Developer
8 36 (18.18%) Senior Developer
9 35 (17.68%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 32 (16.16%) Software Developer
11 30 (15.15%) .NET Software Developer
11 30 (15.15%) C# Software Developer
11 30 (15.15%) HTML CSS Developer
11 30 (15.15%) HTML Developer
12 29 (14.65%) SQL Server Developer
13 27 (13.64%) JavaScript Developer
14 26 (13.13%) Senior .NET Developer
14 26 (13.13%) Senior SQL Developer
15 23 (11.62%) Senior C# Developer
16 22 (11.11%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (62.12%) .NET
2 112 (56.57%) ASP.NET
3 83 (41.92%) CSS
4 81 (40.91%) HTML
5 52 (26.26%) ASP.NET MVC
6 43 (21.72%) jQuery
7 40 (20.20%) HTML5
8 36 (18.18%) SOAP
9 35 (17.68%) .NET Framework
9 35 (17.68%) Ajax
10 26 (13.13%) XML
11 25 (12.63%) Web Services
12 21 (10.61%) CSS3
12 21 (10.61%) WCF
13 19 (9.60%) XSD
13 19 (9.60%) XSLT
14 18 (9.09%) XHTML
15 17 (8.59%) ASP.NET Web API
16 13 (6.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 12 (6.06%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 13 (6.57%) Analytical Skills
1 13 (6.57%) User Experience
2 11 (5.56%) Driving Licence
3 9 (4.55%) Mobile App
4 8 (4.04%) iPhone
5 7 (3.54%) Computer Science
6 5 (2.53%) Data Integration
6 5 (2.53%) Data Structures
7 3 (1.52%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.01%) Clustering
8 2 (1.01%) CMDB
8 2 (1.01%) Data Extraction
8 2 (1.01%) Replication
9 1 (0.51%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.51%) Fintech
9 1 (0.51%) Social Media
9 1 (0.51%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 24 (12.12%) Windows
2 15 (7.58%) Windows Server
2 15 (7.58%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (4.55%) Android
5 7 (3.54%) Linux
6 2 (1.01%) CentOS
6 2 (1.01%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.51%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.51%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.51%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (36.36%) MVC
2 60 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
4 20 (10.10%) Web Development
5 17 (8.59%) ITIL
5 17 (8.59%) Waterfall
6 16 (8.08%) Continuous Integration
6 16 (8.08%) ITIL V3
7 15 (7.58%) Disaster Recovery
7 15 (7.58%) Line Management
7 15 (7.58%) OO
7 15 (7.58%) Service Delivery
8 14 (7.07%) Business Transformation
8 14 (7.07%) E-Commerce
8 14 (7.07%) ETL
8 14 (7.07%) TDD
9 13 (6.57%) Data Management
9 13 (6.57%) Unit Testing
9 13 (6.57%) Web Design
10 12 (6.06%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 124 (62.63%) C#
2 105 (53.03%) SQL
3 62 (31.31%) JavaScript
4 46 (23.23%) T-SQL
5 29 (14.65%) VB.NET
6 11 (5.56%) PHP
7 8 (4.04%) Java
7 8 (4.04%) VB
8 7 (3.54%) PowerShell
9 4 (2.02%) C
10 3 (1.52%) C++
11 1 (0.51%) ANSI SQL
11 1 (0.51%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.51%) VB6
11 1 (0.51%) VBA
11 1 (0.51%) VBScript
11 1 (0.51%) XPath
11 1 (0.51%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 19 (9.60%) Degree
2 15 (7.58%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (4.55%) MCDST
4 3 (1.52%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.51%) MCITP
5 1 (0.51%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (9.60%) SLA
2 10 (5.05%) QA
3 9 (4.55%) Data Quality
System Software
1 19 (9.60%) Active Directory
2 16 (8.08%) vSphere
3 11 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (5.05%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 10 (5.05%) XenApp
5 2 (1.01%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.51%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.01%) SCCM
2 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (0.51%) SCOM
Vendors
1 87 (43.94%) Microsoft
2 26 (13.13%) VMware
3 19 (9.60%) Oracle
4 10 (5.05%) Citrix
5 9 (4.55%) Adobe
5 9 (4.55%) Google
5 9 (4.55%) IBM
6 8 (4.04%) SAP
7 7 (3.54%) Sitecore
8 4 (2.02%) Telerik
9 2 (1.01%) Cognos
9 2 (1.01%) Red Hat
9 2 (1.01%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.51%) Cisco
10 1 (0.51%) Rackspace
10 1 (0.51%) Xamarin
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Posted: 1 hour ago
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Salary: £30k - 40k per year + bonus, holidays, pension, discounts, childcare v
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Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits
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