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 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 5 5 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 75 121 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 23.36% 27.63% 37.10%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 65.22% 75.63% 85.71%
Number of salaries quoted 69 111 191
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £27,000 £30,780
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £46,000 £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
115 160 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 35.83% 36.53% 43.29%
Number of salaries quoted 99 144 224
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £50,300
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 31 May 2016.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Leicester

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 98 (72.59%) C#
2 96 (71.11%) .NET
3 83 (61.48%) ASP.NET
4 70 (51.85%) SQL
5 65 (48.15%) HTML
6 62 (45.93%) CSS
7 53 (39.26%) Microsoft
7 53 (39.26%) Agile Software Development
8 50 (37.04%) MVC
9 49 (36.30%) JavaScript
10 31 (22.96%) VB.NET
10 31 (22.96%) ASP.NET MVC
11 29 (21.48%) Team Foundation Server
12 28 (20.74%) HTML5
12 28 (20.74%) jQuery
13 24 (17.78%) .NET Framework
13 24 (17.78%) Windows
14 22 (16.30%) Visual Studio
14 22 (16.30%) T-SQL
15 21 (15.56%) IIS
15 21 (15.56%) Web Development
15 21 (15.56%) SQL Server 2008
16 20 (14.81%) Ajax
16 20 (14.81%) XML
17 18 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
17 18 (13.33%) VMware
18 17 (12.59%) Web Services
18 17 (12.59%) SaaS
18 17 (12.59%) Degree
18 17 (12.59%) Windows Server

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 (15.56%) IIS
2 10 (7.41%) Node.js
3 9 (6.67%) Apache
4 6 (4.44%) DNN
5 5 (3.70%) SharePoint
5 5 (3.70%) Skype for Business
6 3 (2.22%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (1.48%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (1.48%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (8.15%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.44%) MS Office
3 3 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.74%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.22%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (2.22%) Dynamics GP
2 3 (2.22%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.74%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 17 (12.59%) SaaS
2 16 (11.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (6.67%) Office 365
4 5 (3.70%) Yammer
5 3 (2.22%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.74%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.74%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.74%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.74%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.74%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.96%) Firewall
1 4 (2.96%) HTTP
1 4 (2.96%) SMTP
1 4 (2.96%) SSL
1 4 (2.96%) TCP/IP
2 3 (2.22%) Skype
3 2 (1.48%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (15.56%) SQL Server 2008
2 18 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 16 (11.85%) SQL Server 2005
4 12 (8.89%) SQL Server 2014
5 10 (7.41%) MySQL
6 8 (5.93%) Relational Database
7 7 (5.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (4.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (2.96%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (2.22%) NoSQL
10 3 (2.22%) Power BI
11 2 (1.48%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (0.74%) Big Data
12 1 (0.74%) BusinessObjects
12 1 (0.74%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.74%) DTS
12 1 (0.74%) MariaDB
12 1 (0.74%) MongoDB
12 1 (0.74%) SAP BI
12 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 29 (21.48%) Team Foundation Server
2 22 (16.30%) Visual Studio
3 12 (8.89%) Git (software)
4 9 (6.67%) MSBuild
4 9 (6.67%) ReSharper
5 6 (4.44%) CruiseControl
5 6 (4.44%) Selenium
5 6 (4.44%) SoapUI
6 5 (3.70%) Subversion
7 3 (2.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 2 (1.48%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.74%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 12 (8.89%) Retail
2 7 (5.19%) Marketing
3 4 (2.96%) Finance
4 3 (2.22%) French Language
4 3 (2.22%) German Language
4 3 (2.22%) Italian Language
4 3 (2.22%) Spanish Language
5 2 (1.48%) Banking
5 2 (1.48%) International Banking
6 1 (0.74%) Back Office
6 1 (0.74%) Electronics
6 1 (0.74%) Front Office
6 1 (0.74%) Games
Job Titles
1 91 (67.41%) Developer
2 63 (46.67%) .NET Developer
3 51 (37.78%) C# Developer
4 43 (31.85%) C# .NET Developer
5 42 (31.11%) ASP.NET Developer
6 41 (30.37%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 36 (26.67%) SQL Developer
8 22 (16.30%) Senior Developer
9 19 (14.07%) C# VB.NET Developer
9 19 (14.07%) VB.NET Developer
9 19 (14.07%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
10 16 (11.85%) Senior .NET Developer
11 15 (11.11%) Software Developer
12 12 (8.89%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 11 (8.15%) .NET Software Developer
13 11 (8.15%) Architect
13 11 (8.15%) C# Software Developer
13 11 (8.15%) HTML CSS Developer
13 11 (8.15%) HTML Developer
14 10 (7.41%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (71.11%) .NET
2 83 (61.48%) ASP.NET
3 65 (48.15%) HTML
4 62 (45.93%) CSS
5 31 (22.96%) ASP.NET MVC
6 28 (20.74%) HTML5
6 28 (20.74%) jQuery
7 24 (17.78%) .NET Framework
8 20 (14.81%) Ajax
8 20 (14.81%) XML
9 17 (12.59%) Web Services
10 16 (11.85%) SOAP
11 15 (11.11%) CSS3
12 13 (9.63%) WCF
13 12 (8.89%) WinForms
13 12 (8.89%) XHTML
14 9 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 9 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
14 9 (6.67%) KnockoutJS
14 9 (6.67%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.15%) Computer Science
2 8 (5.93%) Driving Licence
3 7 (5.19%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (5.19%) Streaming Music
4 5 (3.70%) User Experience
5 3 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.48%) CMDB
7 1 (0.74%) Clustering
7 1 (0.74%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.74%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 24 (17.78%) Windows
2 17 (12.59%) Windows Server
3 14 (10.37%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (8.15%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (7.41%) Linux
6 4 (2.96%) Debian
6 4 (2.96%) Unix
7 3 (2.22%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.74%) Android
8 1 (0.74%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.74%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.74%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (39.26%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (37.04%) MVC
3 21 (15.56%) Web Development
4 16 (11.85%) Continuous Integration
4 16 (11.85%) Unit Testing
5 14 (10.37%) E-Commerce
6 13 (9.63%) Business Transformation
7 12 (8.89%) TDD
7 12 (8.89%) Waterfall
8 11 (8.15%) Continuous Improvement
8 11 (8.15%) CRM
8 11 (8.15%) Scrum
8 11 (8.15%) Web Design
9 9 (6.67%) Line Management
9 9 (6.67%) UML
9 9 (6.67%) Web Application Development
10 8 (5.93%) Disaster Recovery
10 8 (5.93%) Integration Testing
10 8 (5.93%) ITIL
10 8 (5.93%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 98 (72.59%) C#
2 70 (51.85%) SQL
3 49 (36.30%) JavaScript
4 31 (22.96%) VB.NET
5 22 (16.30%) T-SQL
6 10 (7.41%) PHP
7 9 (6.67%) PowerShell
8 7 (5.19%) VB
9 5 (3.70%) C++
10 4 (2.96%) Java
11 3 (2.22%) C
11 3 (2.22%) Delphi
11 3 (2.22%) Pascal
12 2 (1.48%) Ruby
13 1 (0.74%) ANSI SQL
13 1 (0.74%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.74%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.74%) VB6
Qualifications
1 17 (12.59%) Degree
2 8 (5.93%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (3.70%) MCDST
4 3 (2.22%) MCAD
4 3 (2.22%) MCSA
5 2 (1.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.93%) SLA
2 4 (2.96%) QA
System Software
1 14 (10.37%) Active Directory
2 10 (7.41%) vSphere
2 10 (7.41%) XenApp
3 8 (5.93%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 8 (5.93%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.48%) Backup Exec
1 2 (1.48%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 53 (39.26%) Microsoft
2 18 (13.33%) VMware
3 15 (11.11%) Oracle
4 10 (7.41%) Citrix
5 7 (5.19%) IBM
6 6 (4.44%) Adobe
6 6 (4.44%) Telerik
7 5 (3.70%) Red Hat
8 4 (2.96%) SAP
9 2 (1.48%) Infor
9 2 (1.48%) NetApp
9 2 (1.48%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (1.48%) Symantec
Leicester, Leicestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Between 35000 and 45000
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £48,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Spring Technology
Salary: £24000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicester
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago