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 28 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 Leicestershire region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 4 3 4
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 282 217 311
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 29.34% 31.86% 37.38%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 77.47% 71.15% 78.93%
Number of salaries quoted 262 208 280
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £33,240
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £49,500 £44,249
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.35%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
364 305 394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 37.88% 44.79% 47.36%
Number of salaries quoted 333 277 342
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
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 28 July 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 28 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester -1 177 £39,500 +5.33% 13
Lutterworth -9 19 £32,500 -7.14% 4
Market Harborough - 17 £35,000 - 4
Loughborough +5 12 £37,500 +11.11% 2
Ashby-de-la-Zouch - 4 £35,000 - 1
Coalville - 2 £36,250 -
SQL Server
East Midlands

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 423 (73.95%) .NET
2 355 (62.06%) C#
3 286 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 277 (48.43%) SQL
5 208 (36.36%) JavaScript
6 207 (36.19%) HTML
7 206 (36.01%) Microsoft
8 187 (32.69%) CSS
8 187 (32.69%) jQuery
9 180 (31.47%) XML
10 166 (29.02%) MVC
11 142 (24.83%) VB.NET
12 139 (24.30%) ASP.NET MVC
13 138 (24.13%) T-SQL
14 134 (23.43%) Windows
14 134 (23.43%) Ajax
15 126 (22.03%) SQL Server 2012
16 122 (21.33%) SQL Server 2008
17 99 (17.31%) SQL Server 2005
18 98 (17.13%) XSLT
19 93 (16.26%) HTML5
20 91 (15.91%) .NET Framework
20 91 (15.91%) Web Services
21 89 (15.56%) Visual Studio
22 81 (14.16%) MS Excel
22 81 (14.16%) Web Development
23 80 (13.99%) Oracle
24 79 (13.81%) LINQ
25 78 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
26 73 (12.76%) TDD

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 32 (5.59%) IIS
2 31 (5.42%) Node.js
3 29 (5.07%) MS Exchange
4 26 (4.55%) SharePoint
5 17 (2.97%) Exchange Server 2007
6 14 (2.45%) Exchange Server 2010
7 10 (1.75%) CMS
7 10 (1.75%) Tomcat
7 10 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2013
8 7 (1.22%) Apache
8 7 (1.22%) Lync
8 7 (1.22%) WordPress
8 7 (1.22%) Apache Solr
9 6 (1.05%) DNN
10 4 (0.70%) SharePoint Server
10 4 (0.70%) WebLogic
11 3 (0.52%) Oracle Workflow
11 3 (0.52%) Umbraco
12 2 (0.35%) SharePoint 2010
13 1 (0.17%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 81 (14.16%) MS Excel
2 10 (1.75%) MS Office
3 1 (0.17%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.17%) MS Project
3 1 (0.17%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.17%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 19 (3.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (2.10%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (0.70%) Oracle General Ledger
3 4 (0.70%) Magento
3 4 (0.70%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (0.70%) Oracle Payables
3 4 (0.70%) Oracle Receivables
4 3 (0.52%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.52%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.17%) SAP SRM
5 1 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.05%) Office 365
2 5 (0.87%) IaaS
2 5 (0.87%) PaaS
3 4 (0.70%) SaaS
4 1 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 47 (8.22%) Internet
2 28 (4.90%) LDAP
3 25 (4.37%) DNS
4 23 (4.02%) SAN
5 21 (3.67%) TCP/IP
6 18 (3.15%) Firewall
7 11 (1.92%) WAN
7 11 (1.92%) DHCP
8 9 (1.57%) NetScaler
9 7 (1.22%) LAN
10 5 (0.87%) Wireless
10 5 (0.87%) Cisco IOS
11 4 (0.70%) CTI
11 4 (0.70%) NetScreen
12 3 (0.52%) Structured Cabling
12 3 (0.52%) iSCSI
13 2 (0.35%) Cisco ASA
14 1 (0.17%) HTTP
14 1 (0.17%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 126 (22.03%) SQL Server 2012
2 122 (21.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 99 (17.31%) SQL Server 2005
4 68 (11.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 60 (10.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 51 (8.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 44 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
8 36 (6.29%) Relational Database
9 33 (5.77%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 32 (5.59%) RDBMS
11 30 (5.24%) Crystal Reports
12 26 (4.55%) Oracle Database
13 22 (3.85%) MySQL
14 14 (2.45%) OLAP
15 13 (2.27%) Oracle Reports
15 13 (2.27%) NoSQL
15 13 (2.27%) Oracle BI EE
16 12 (2.10%) DTS
17 11 (1.92%) Oracle Database 11g
18 5 (0.87%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 89 (15.56%) Visual Studio
2 33 (5.77%) Team Foundation Server
2 33 (5.77%) NUnit
3 18 (3.15%) Eclipse
4 15 (2.62%) Git (software)
5 13 (2.27%) Selenium
6 10 (1.75%) Rhino Mocks
6 10 (1.75%) Moq
7 9 (1.57%) Subversion
8 7 (1.22%) Ant
8 7 (1.22%) Maven
9 6 (1.05%) CruiseControl
9 6 (1.05%) WebDriver
10 5 (0.87%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 5 (0.87%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 5 (0.87%) SoapUI
10 5 (0.87%) MSTest
11 3 (0.52%) JIRA
12 2 (0.35%) MSBuild
12 2 (0.35%) Toad
General
1 61 (10.66%) Finance
2 51 (8.92%) Retail
3 29 (5.07%) Marketing
4 20 (3.50%) Advertising
5 18 (3.15%) Games
6 12 (2.10%) Aerospace
7 9 (1.57%) Back Office
8 6 (1.05%) Telecoms
9 5 (0.87%) Pharmaceutical
9 5 (0.87%) Manufacturing
9 5 (0.87%) Multimedia
10 4 (0.70%) Music Industry
11 1 (0.17%) Automotive
11 1 (0.17%) Legal
11 1 (0.17%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 416 (72.73%) Developer
2 175 (30.59%) .NET Developer
3 85 (14.86%) Web Developer
4 77 (13.46%) Senior Developer
5 68 (11.89%) C# Developer
6 64 (11.19%) Software Developer
7 54 (9.44%) ASP.NET Developer
8 37 (6.47%) C# .NET Developer
9 35 (6.12%) DBA
10 30 (5.24%) SQL DBA
11 29 (5.07%) C++ Developer
12 28 (4.90%) C++ Software Developer
12 28 (4.90%) Administrator
13 25 (4.37%) SQL Developer
13 25 (4.37%) Analyst
14 23 (4.02%) Senior Web Developer
14 23 (4.02%) Programmer
14 23 (4.02%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 20 (3.50%) .NET Programmer
16 19 (3.32%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 423 (73.95%) .NET
2 286 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 207 (36.19%) HTML
4 187 (32.69%) CSS
4 187 (32.69%) jQuery
5 180 (31.47%) XML
6 139 (24.30%) ASP.NET MVC
7 134 (23.43%) Ajax
8 98 (17.13%) XSLT
9 93 (16.26%) HTML5
10 91 (15.91%) .NET Framework
10 91 (15.91%) Web Services
11 79 (13.81%) LINQ
12 73 (12.76%) CSS3
13 72 (12.59%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 71 (12.41%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 66 (11.54%) XHTML
16 56 (9.79%) SOAP
17 49 (8.57%) WCF
18 42 (7.34%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 46 (8.04%) Computer Science
2 44 (7.69%) Smartcard
3 39 (6.82%) Mathematics
4 28 (4.90%) PKI
4 28 (4.90%) Blackberry
5 25 (4.37%) Clustering
6 22 (3.85%) iPhone
7 21 (3.67%) Mobile App
8 16 (2.80%) FMCG
9 12 (2.10%) Fat Client
9 12 (2.10%) Thin Client
10 7 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
11 6 (1.05%) Tandem
11 6 (1.05%) Replication
12 5 (0.87%) Digital Media
12 5 (0.87%) Social Media
12 5 (0.87%) Inversion of Control
12 5 (0.87%) Blog
13 4 (0.70%) Data Extraction
14 3 (0.52%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 134 (23.43%) Windows
2 47 (8.22%) Android
3 35 (6.12%) Linux
4 31 (5.42%) Apple iOS
5 28 (4.90%) BlackBerry OS
6 24 (4.20%) Windows Server 2008
7 20 (3.50%) Windows Server 2012
8 16 (2.80%) Windows Server 2003
9 11 (1.92%) Windows XP
10 9 (1.57%) Windows Vista
11 8 (1.40%) UNIX
12 7 (1.22%) Windows 8
12 7 (1.22%) Windows 7
13 5 (0.87%) HPUX
14 4 (0.70%) CentOS
15 3 (0.52%) Solaris
16 2 (0.35%) Windows 2000 Server
17 1 (0.17%) AIX
17 1 (0.17%) Windows 2000
17 1 (0.17%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 166 (29.02%) MVC
2 81 (14.16%) Web Development
3 78 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
4 73 (12.76%) TDD
5 70 (12.24%) E-Commerce
6 69 (12.06%) Business Intelligence
7 59 (10.31%) Software Engineering
8 51 (8.92%) Performance Tuning
9 50 (8.74%) Web Application Development
10 39 (6.82%) Scrum
11 38 (6.64%) Cyber Security
12 37 (6.47%) CRM
13 26 (4.55%) Extreme Programming
14 25 (4.37%) Project Management
14 25 (4.37%) BDD
15 24 (4.20%) Dependency Injection
15 24 (4.20%) Data Analysis
16 23 (4.02%) UML
17 21 (3.67%) OO
17 21 (3.67%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 355 (62.06%) C#
2 277 (48.43%) SQL
3 208 (36.36%) JavaScript
4 142 (24.83%) VB.NET
5 138 (24.13%) T-SQL
6 56 (9.79%) VB
7 49 (8.57%) Java
8 32 (5.59%) C++
9 29 (5.07%) VBScript
10 18 (3.15%) PowerShell
10 18 (3.15%) PHP
10 18 (3.15%) VBA
11 13 (2.27%) Ruby
12 11 (1.92%) XAML
13 6 (1.05%) VB6
13 6 (1.05%) Shell Script
14 4 (0.70%) PHP5
15 3 (0.52%) Perl
15 3 (0.52%) Python
15 3 (0.52%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 29 (5.07%) Degree
2 22 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (1.22%) MCSE
4 6 (1.05%) MCITP
4 6 (1.05%) Microsoft Certified Master
4 6 (1.05%) MCSM
5 5 (0.87%) MCTS
6 4 (0.70%) SC Cleared
6 4 (0.70%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.35%) CEH
7 2 (0.35%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.35%) GWAPT
7 2 (0.35%) GPEN
7 2 (0.35%) GCIA
7 2 (0.35%) GSEC
7 2 (0.35%) GCFW
7 2 (0.35%) GCWN
7 2 (0.35%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.35%) CCNA
7 2 (0.35%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.10%) QA
2 5 (0.87%) SLA
3 3 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 42 (7.34%) Active Directory
2 20 (3.50%) Hyper-V
3 17 (2.97%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (2.62%) vSphere
5 11 (1.92%) XenApp
6 3 (0.52%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (0.35%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.17%) XenServer
8 1 (0.17%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (1.92%) SCCM
2 8 (1.40%) SCOM
3 3 (0.52%) Data Guard
4 2 (0.35%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.17%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (0.17%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.17%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 206 (36.01%) Microsoft
2 80 (13.99%) Oracle
3 24 (4.20%) VMware
4 21 (3.67%) HP
5 15 (2.62%) Google
6 13 (2.27%) Informatica
7 12 (2.10%) Citrix
8 11 (1.92%) Dell
9 10 (1.75%) Facebook
10 8 (1.40%) Cisco
11 7 (1.22%) ATG
11 7 (1.22%) hybris
11 7 (1.22%) Demandware
11 7 (1.22%) Altiris
11 7 (1.22%) Intershop
12 5 (0.87%) Salesforce.com
12 5 (0.87%) Apple
12 5 (0.87%) Siebel
12 5 (0.87%) NetSuite
13 4 (0.70%) Cognos
Lutterworth, Leicestershire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £Neg upon exp + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: Up to £41,000 per annum + bonus + pension + healthcare ++
Posted: 9 hours ago
Markfield, Leicestershire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £35k - 40k per year + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leicestershire
DP Connect
Salary: £35000 - £41000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Ashby-De-La-Zouch, Leicestershire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Market Harborough, Leicestershire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leicester
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £34k - 41k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Cobham - AMS
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Posted: 3 days ago
Market Harborough
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Lutterworth, Leicestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Market Harborough, Leicestershire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £20k - 25k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester
360 Resourcing
Salary: £20k - 25k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicestershire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £48000 - £54000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum basic + benefits as outlined in vacancy
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum basic + excellent benefits as outlined below
Posted: 5 days ago
Market Harborough, Leicestershire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: Market related
Posted: 5 days ago