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 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 2 4 2
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 124 93 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 30.02% 22.04% 34.24%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 76.07% 56.02% 81.39%
Number of salaries quoted 116 89 173
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -10.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £47,500 £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
163 166 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 39.47% 39.34% 42.08%
Number of salaries quoted 148 148 214
Median salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 23 July 2016.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Leicester

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 111 (63.79%) C#
2 110 (63.22%) .NET
3 101 (58.05%) ASP.NET
4 96 (55.17%) SQL
5 77 (44.25%) CSS
6 76 (43.68%) HTML
7 75 (43.10%) Microsoft
8 60 (34.48%) MVC
9 50 (28.74%) JavaScript
10 46 (26.44%) Agile Software Development
11 41 (23.56%) HTML5
12 40 (22.99%) ASP.NET MVC
13 38 (21.84%) T-SQL
14 35 (20.11%) VB.NET
15 33 (18.97%) Ajax
16 32 (18.39%) Team Foundation Server
17 31 (17.82%) Visual Studio
18 30 (17.24%) jQuery
19 29 (16.67%) SOAP
20 27 (15.52%) Windows
21 26 (14.94%) VMware
21 26 (14.94%) .NET Framework
21 26 (14.94%) SQL Server 2012
22 22 (12.64%) Web Development
23 21 (12.07%) SaaS
24 20 (11.49%) IIS
24 20 (11.49%) XML
24 20 (11.49%) Oracle
25 19 (10.92%) Active Directory
25 19 (10.92%) 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 20 (11.49%) IIS
2 7 (4.02%) DNN
3 6 (3.45%) Apache
4 3 (1.72%) CMS
4 3 (1.72%) Plone
4 3 (1.72%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.57%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.57%) SilverStripe
5 1 (0.57%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.57%) WordPress
Applications
1 11 (6.32%) MS Office
2 8 (4.60%) MS Excel
3 7 (4.02%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.57%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (2.30%) SAP CRM
1 4 (2.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.15%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 21 (12.07%) SaaS
2 15 (8.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.72%) Google Play
4 2 (1.15%) Office 365
5 1 (0.57%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.57%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.57%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.57%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.57%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 1 (0.57%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.72%) Firewall
1 3 (1.72%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.15%) HTTP
2 2 (1.15%) SMTP
2 2 (1.15%) SSL
3 1 (0.57%) DHCP
3 1 (0.57%) DNS
3 1 (0.57%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (14.94%) SQL Server 2012
2 18 (10.34%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (9.77%) Relational Database
3 17 (9.77%) SQL Server 2005
4 14 (8.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 13 (7.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 12 (6.90%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (5.17%) MySQL
7 9 (5.17%) SQL Server 2014
8 6 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (2.87%) Big Data
9 5 (2.87%) DTS
10 4 (2.30%) OLTP
10 4 (2.30%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (1.72%) BusinessObjects
11 3 (1.72%) NoSQL
11 3 (1.72%) SAP BI
12 2 (1.15%) Crystal Reports
13 1 (0.57%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 32 (18.39%) Team Foundation Server
2 31 (17.82%) Visual Studio
3 9 (5.17%) MSBuild
3 9 (5.17%) ReSharper
4 8 (4.60%) SoapUI
5 7 (4.02%) CruiseControl
5 7 (4.02%) Git (software)
5 7 (4.02%) Selenium
6 4 (2.30%) Subversion
7 3 (1.72%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.57%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.57%) MSTest
8 1 (0.57%) NUnit
8 1 (0.57%) Vagrant
General
1 17 (9.77%) Retail
2 14 (8.05%) Marketing
3 7 (4.02%) Finance
4 4 (2.30%) Billing
4 4 (2.30%) Games
5 3 (1.72%) French Language
5 3 (1.72%) German Language
5 3 (1.72%) Italian Language
5 3 (1.72%) Spanish Language
6 2 (1.15%) Banking
6 2 (1.15%) International Banking
7 1 (0.57%) Back Office
7 1 (0.57%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 117 (67.24%) Developer
2 81 (46.55%) .NET Developer
3 67 (38.51%) C# Developer
4 61 (35.06%) C# .NET Developer
5 58 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
6 57 (32.76%) SQL Developer
7 56 (32.18%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 32 (18.39%) Senior Developer
9 28 (16.09%) Software Developer
10 26 (14.94%) C# VB.NET Developer
10 26 (14.94%) VB.NET Developer
11 25 (14.37%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
12 24 (13.79%) .NET Software Developer
12 24 (13.79%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 24 (13.79%) C# Software Developer
13 23 (13.22%) Senior .NET Developer
14 21 (12.07%) HTML CSS Developer
14 21 (12.07%) HTML Developer
14 21 (12.07%) SQL Server Developer
15 19 (10.92%) Senior SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (63.22%) .NET
2 101 (58.05%) ASP.NET
3 77 (44.25%) CSS
4 76 (43.68%) HTML
5 41 (23.56%) HTML5
6 40 (22.99%) ASP.NET MVC
7 33 (18.97%) Ajax
8 30 (17.24%) jQuery
9 29 (16.67%) SOAP
10 26 (14.94%) .NET Framework
11 20 (11.49%) XML
12 18 (10.34%) CSS3
12 18 (10.34%) Web Services
13 14 (8.05%) XSD
13 14 (8.05%) XSLT
14 13 (7.47%) XHTML
15 12 (6.90%) WCF
15 12 (6.90%) WinForms
16 10 (5.75%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 10 (5.75%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.32%) Driving Licence
2 9 (5.17%) User Experience
3 6 (3.45%) Computer Science
4 5 (2.87%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (2.87%) Data Integration
5 4 (2.30%) Data Structures
5 4 (2.30%) Mobile App
5 4 (2.30%) Streaming Music
6 3 (1.72%) iPhone
6 3 (1.72%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.15%) CMDB
8 1 (0.57%) Clustering
8 1 (0.57%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.57%) Replication
8 1 (0.57%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 27 (15.52%) Windows
2 18 (10.34%) Windows Server
2 18 (10.34%) Windows Server 2012
3 15 (8.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (3.45%) Linux
5 5 (2.87%) Android
6 3 (1.72%) Windows Vista
7 2 (1.15%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.15%) Debian
7 2 (1.15%) Unix
7 2 (1.15%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.57%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.57%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (34.48%) MVC
2 46 (26.44%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (12.64%) Web Development
4 18 (10.34%) Business Transformation
5 17 (9.77%) Continuous Integration
5 17 (9.77%) ITIL
6 16 (9.20%) ITIL V3
7 15 (8.62%) Continuous Improvement
7 15 (8.62%) Disaster Recovery
7 15 (8.62%) Line Management
7 15 (8.62%) Service Delivery
7 15 (8.62%) Unit Testing
8 13 (7.47%) E-Commerce
8 13 (7.47%) Web Design
9 12 (6.90%) Waterfall
10 11 (6.32%) CRM
11 10 (5.75%) Business Continuity
11 10 (5.75%) OO
12 9 (5.17%) ETL
12 9 (5.17%) UML
Programming Languages
1 111 (63.79%) C#
2 96 (55.17%) SQL
3 50 (28.74%) JavaScript
4 38 (21.84%) T-SQL
5 35 (20.11%) VB.NET
6 11 (6.32%) PHP
7 9 (5.17%) PowerShell
8 8 (4.60%) VB
9 7 (4.02%) Java
10 6 (3.45%) C++
11 4 (2.30%) C
12 3 (1.72%) Delphi
12 3 (1.72%) Pascal
13 1 (0.57%) ANSI SQL
13 1 (0.57%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.57%) VB6
13 1 (0.57%) VBA
13 1 (0.57%) VBScript
13 1 (0.57%) XPath
13 1 (0.57%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 17 (9.77%) Degree
1 17 (9.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (5.17%) MCDST
3 3 (1.72%) MCAD
3 3 (1.72%) MCSA
3 3 (1.72%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.57%) MCITP
4 1 (0.57%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (10.92%) SLA
2 5 (2.87%) Data Quality
3 4 (2.30%) QA
System Software
1 19 (10.92%) Active Directory
2 16 (9.20%) vSphere
3 11 (6.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (5.75%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 10 (5.75%) XenApp
5 2 (1.15%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.57%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.15%) SCCM
2 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (0.57%) SCOM
Vendors
1 75 (43.10%) Microsoft
2 26 (14.94%) VMware
3 20 (11.49%) Oracle
4 10 (5.75%) Adobe
4 10 (5.75%) Citrix
5 9 (5.17%) IBM
6 7 (4.02%) SAP
7 6 (3.45%) Sitecore
7 6 (3.45%) Telerik
8 4 (2.30%) Google
9 2 (1.15%) Cognos
9 2 (1.15%) Red Hat
9 2 (1.15%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.57%) Cisco
10 1 (0.57%) Rackspace
10 1 (0.57%) Xamarin
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