The first table below looks at the demand for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Leicestershire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 4 5 7
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 296 201 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 31.09% 27.88% 24.64%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 75.13% 77.91% 76.47%
Number of salaries quoted 270 179 159
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,300 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £45,000 £43,732
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
394 258 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 41.39% 35.78% 32.22%
Number of salaries quoted 356 227 208
Average salary £39,000 £36,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
SQL Server
East Midlands

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Leicestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Leicestershire region.

SQL Server Salary Trend in Leicestershire

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

SQL Server
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +1 208 £41,000 +17.14% 15
Market Harborough -1 22 £35,000 +75.00%
Lutterworth - 10 £32,000 - 2
Ashby-de-la-Zouch - 7 £32,500 -
Loughborough +6 6 £37,500 +25.00% 2
Hinckley -5 1 £44,000 -
SQL Server
East Midlands

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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.

1 471 (77.98%) .NET
2 439 (72.68%) C#
3 323 (53.48%) ASP.NET
4 286 (47.35%) SQL
5 255 (42.22%) Microsoft
6 246 (40.73%) jQuery
7 243 (40.23%) HTML
8 231 (38.25%) JavaScript
9 220 (36.42%) CSS
10 214 (35.43%) Ajax
11 211 (34.93%) MVC
12 205 (33.94%) XML
13 173 (28.64%) Windows
14 169 (27.98%) ASP.NET MVC
15 162 (26.82%) SQL Server 2008
16 125 (20.70%) Visual Studio
17 122 (20.20%) E-Commerce
18 115 (19.04%) HTML5
18 115 (19.04%) SQL Server 2005
19 113 (18.71%) XSLT
20 112 (18.54%) VB.NET
20 112 (18.54%) SQL Server 2012
21 106 (17.55%) .NET Framework
22 105 (17.38%) T-SQL
23 104 (17.22%) Web Services
24 98 (16.23%) Web Development
25 96 (15.89%) XHTML
26 94 (15.56%) CSS3
27 92 (15.23%) Scrum
28 90 (14.90%) Retail

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 66 (10.93%) IIS
2 48 (7.95%) MS Exchange
3 34 (5.63%) Exchange Server 2007
4 19 (3.15%) SharePoint
4 19 (3.15%) Exchange Server 2010
5 17 (2.81%) Node.js
6 15 (2.48%) Exchange Server 2013
7 14 (2.32%) CMS
8 11 (1.82%) SharePoint Server
9 8 (1.32%) Lync
9 8 (1.32%) Tomcat
10 7 (1.16%) Apache Solr
11 6 (0.99%) DNN
12 4 (0.66%) SAS
13 3 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2003
13 3 (0.50%) Umbraco
14 2 (0.33%) SharePoint 2010
14 2 (0.33%) WordPress
14 2 (0.33%) WebSphere
14 2 (0.33%) Apache
Applications
1 83 (13.74%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.83%) MS Office
3 2 (0.33%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.17%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (1.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.50%) SAP SRM
2 3 (0.50%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.16%) PaaS
1 7 (1.16%) IaaS
2 5 (0.83%) SaaS
3 3 (0.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 58 (9.60%) Internet
2 56 (9.27%) TCP/IP
3 37 (6.13%) DNS
4 34 (5.63%) Firewall
5 31 (5.13%) LDAP
6 30 (4.97%) SAN
7 27 (4.47%) NetScaler
8 19 (3.15%) WAN
9 14 (2.32%) Wireless
9 14 (2.32%) LAN
10 9 (1.49%) Cisco ASA
11 7 (1.16%) DHCP
12 6 (0.99%) VPN
13 5 (0.83%) Modbus
14 4 (0.66%) Cisco IOS
14 4 (0.66%) Intranet
15 3 (0.50%) Wi-Fi
16 2 (0.33%) Structured Cabling
16 2 (0.33%) iSCSI
16 2 (0.33%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 162 (26.82%) SQL Server 2008
2 115 (19.04%) SQL Server 2005
3 112 (18.54%) SQL Server 2012
4 46 (7.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 42 (6.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 40 (6.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 23 (3.81%) Relational Database
8 22 (3.64%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 18 (2.98%) Data Warehouse
10 13 (2.15%) MySQL
10 13 (2.15%) Oracle Database
11 12 (1.99%) OLAP
12 11 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
13 7 (1.16%) DTS
13 7 (1.16%) Oracle Database 11g
13 7 (1.16%) MongoDB
13 7 (1.16%) Big Data
14 6 (0.99%) ActiveReports
14 6 (0.99%) Oracle Reports
15 5 (0.83%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 125 (20.70%) Visual Studio
2 54 (8.94%) NUnit
3 36 (5.96%) Team Foundation Server
4 28 (4.64%) Eclipse
5 22 (3.64%) Xcode
6 17 (2.81%) PhoneGap
6 17 (2.81%) Subversion
7 12 (1.99%) Rhino Mocks
8 8 (1.32%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 7 (1.16%) Ant
9 7 (1.16%) Maven
10 6 (0.99%) Selenium
11 5 (0.83%) CruiseControl
11 5 (0.83%) SoapUI
11 5 (0.83%) Moq
12 4 (0.66%) Git (software)
12 4 (0.66%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 4 (0.66%) Toad
13 2 (0.33%) Hudson
14 1 (0.17%) Flash Builder
General
1 90 (14.90%) Retail
2 46 (7.62%) Finance
3 42 (6.95%) Marketing
4 28 (4.64%) Games
5 13 (2.15%) Back Office
6 11 (1.82%) Advertising
7 6 (0.99%) Billing
7 6 (0.99%) Manufacturing
8 5 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
8 5 (0.83%) Telecoms
8 5 (0.83%) Banking
9 1 (0.17%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.17%) Automotive
9 1 (0.17%) Legal
9 1 (0.17%) Electronics
9 1 (0.17%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 455 (75.33%) Developer
2 202 (33.44%) .NET Developer
3 107 (17.72%) Web Developer
4 102 (16.89%) C# Developer
5 81 (13.41%) Software Developer
6 73 (12.09%) ASP.NET Developer
7 70 (11.59%) C# .NET Developer
8 69 (11.42%) Senior Developer
9 58 (9.60%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 34 (5.63%) C++ Developer
11 32 (5.30%) Senior .NET Developer
12 31 (5.13%) C++ Software Developer
13 24 (3.97%) Systems Engineer
14 21 (3.48%) DBA
14 21 (3.48%) Support Engineer
15 20 (3.31%) Senior Web Developer
16 18 (2.98%) Programmer
17 17 (2.81%) Software Engineer
17 17 (2.81%) Mobile Developer
18 15 (2.48%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 471 (77.98%) .NET
2 323 (53.48%) ASP.NET
3 246 (40.73%) jQuery
4 243 (40.23%) HTML
5 220 (36.42%) CSS
6 214 (35.43%) Ajax
7 205 (33.94%) XML
8 169 (27.98%) ASP.NET MVC
9 115 (19.04%) HTML5
10 113 (18.71%) XSLT
11 106 (17.55%) .NET Framework
12 104 (17.22%) Web Services
13 96 (15.89%) XHTML
14 94 (15.56%) CSS3
15 88 (14.57%) LINQ
16 81 (13.41%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 79 (13.08%) SOAP
18 77 (12.75%) WCF
19 73 (12.09%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
20 64 (10.60%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 53 (8.77%) Computer Science
2 41 (6.79%) Mobile App
3 40 (6.62%) Smartcard
4 39 (6.46%) Blackberry
5 38 (6.29%) Clustering
6 32 (5.30%) Mathematics
7 31 (5.13%) PKI
8 21 (3.48%) iPhone
9 6 (0.99%) Social Media
9 6 (0.99%) Graphic Design
9 6 (0.99%) Biometrics
9 6 (0.99%) Replication
10 5 (0.83%) Blog
10 5 (0.83%) Digital Media
11 4 (0.66%) iPad
12 3 (0.50%) Data Integration
12 3 (0.50%) Enterprise Software
13 2 (0.33%) Inversion of Control
13 2 (0.33%) NHS
13 2 (0.33%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 173 (28.64%) Windows
2 80 (13.25%) Android
3 65 (10.76%) Apple iOS
4 49 (8.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 39 (6.46%) Linux
6 37 (6.13%) Windows Server 2003
7 31 (5.13%) BlackBerry OS
8 29 (4.80%) Windows Server 2012
9 13 (2.15%) Windows 7
10 9 (1.49%) Windows XP
11 6 (0.99%) UNIX
12 5 (0.83%) Windows 2000
12 5 (0.83%) Windows Vista
12 5 (0.83%) Windows 8
13 4 (0.66%) Windows Mobile
13 4 (0.66%) HPUX
14 2 (0.33%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 211 (34.93%) MVC
2 122 (20.20%) E-Commerce
3 98 (16.23%) Web Development
4 92 (15.23%) Scrum
5 71 (11.75%) TDD
6 63 (10.43%) Software Engineering
7 60 (9.93%) OWASP
7 60 (9.93%) Web Accessibility
8 59 (9.77%) Extreme Programming
9 57 (9.44%) UML
10 54 (8.94%) Agile Software Development
11 49 (8.11%) Web Application Development
12 40 (6.62%) Web Design
13 37 (6.13%) Cyber Security
14 34 (5.63%) Continuous Improvement
14 34 (5.63%) OO
15 33 (5.46%) Business Intelligence
16 30 (4.97%) Project Management
17 29 (4.80%) Disaster Recovery
18 26 (4.30%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 439 (72.68%) C#
2 286 (47.35%) SQL
3 231 (38.25%) JavaScript
4 112 (18.54%) VB.NET
5 105 (17.38%) T-SQL
6 72 (11.92%) Java
7 65 (10.76%) VB
8 42 (6.95%) PowerShell
9 38 (6.29%) C++
10 32 (5.30%) VBScript
11 28 (4.64%) Objective-C
12 21 (3.48%) PHP
13 19 (3.15%) VBA
14 14 (2.32%) VB6
15 6 (0.99%) Bash Shell
15 6 (0.99%) Delphi
16 5 (0.83%) Perl
16 5 (0.83%) PHP5
17 3 (0.50%) Ruby
18 2 (0.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 57 (9.44%) Degree
2 39 (6.46%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (3.31%) MCTS
4 17 (2.81%) MCP
5 13 (2.15%) MCSE
6 12 (1.99%) MCITP
7 11 (1.82%) MCSD
7 11 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (1.82%) CCNA
8 9 (1.49%) GCIA
8 9 (1.49%) GSEC
8 9 (1.49%) GCFW
8 9 (1.49%) GCWN
8 9 (1.49%) MCAD
8 9 (1.49%) CEH
8 9 (1.49%) GWAPT
8 9 (1.49%) GPEN
9 4 (0.66%) MCSA
10 3 (0.50%) MCDBA
11 2 (0.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (4.97%) QA
2 13 (2.15%) PCI DSS
3 5 (0.83%) SLA
4 2 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 76 (12.58%) Active Directory
2 35 (5.79%) vSphere
3 26 (4.30%) Hyper-V
4 25 (4.14%) XenApp
5 19 (3.15%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (0.50%) XenServer
7 2 (0.33%) RACF
Systems Management
1 23 (3.81%) SCCM
1 23 (3.81%) SCOM
2 1 (0.17%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.17%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 255 (42.22%) Microsoft
2 71 (11.75%) Oracle
3 42 (6.95%) VMware
4 40 (6.62%) HP
5 36 (5.96%) Citrix
6 31 (5.13%) Dell
7 19 (3.15%) Google
8 17 (2.81%) Altiris
9 16 (2.65%) Cisco
10 10 (1.66%) SolarWinds
11 9 (1.49%) Fortinet
12 8 (1.32%) Red Gate
13 7 (1.16%) ATG
13 7 (1.16%) Intershop
13 7 (1.16%) hybris
13 7 (1.16%) Demandware
14 6 (0.99%) Cognos
15 5 (0.83%) Siemens
15 5 (0.83%) SAP
16 4 (0.66%) Apple
Leicester, Leicestershire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: Up to £39,000 per annum basic + on-call + bonus + shares + pension ++
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: £41,000 per annum + bonus (average 15%) + share option + pension
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Lutterworth, Leicestershire
IT Connections
Salary: to £32,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Loughborough, Leicestershire
IT Connections
Salary: 30,000 to £45,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Spring Technology
Salary: £28000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits, bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Lutterworth
Reynolds and Reynolds
Salary: 23-30K
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Loughborough, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + pension, healthcare etc
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum basic + package as listed below
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £28k - 40k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago