The table below looks at the statistics 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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 3 4 5
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 216 299 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 30.04% 31.41% 28.13%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 75.00% 75.13% 77.99%
Number of salaries quoted 189 275 185
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £22,900
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £47,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
SQL Server
East Midlands

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 Leicestershire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
288 398 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 40.06% 41.81% 36.07%
Number of salaries quoted 244 360 235
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,425
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +10.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £28,200 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £45,200 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 17 April 2015.

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 17 April 2015. 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 0 141 £40,000 -2.43% 10
Lutterworth +13 17 £45,000 +40.62% 1
Loughborough +4 14 £45,000 +20.00%
Ashby-de-la-Zouch -1 10 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Hinckley +3 2 £45,000 +23.28%
Market Harborough +3 1 £37,500 +7.14% 1
SQL Server
East Midlands

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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.

1 282 (72.68%) .NET
2 237 (61.08%) C#
3 197 (50.77%) SQL
4 174 (44.85%) ASP.NET
5 134 (34.54%) JavaScript
6 131 (33.76%) HTML
7 129 (33.25%) Microsoft
8 120 (30.93%) MVC
9 114 (29.38%) CSS
10 111 (28.61%) jQuery
11 103 (26.55%) Windows
12 100 (25.77%) XML
13 86 (22.16%) .NET Framework
14 84 (21.65%) ASP.NET MVC
15 76 (19.59%) T-SQL
16 73 (18.81%) VB.NET
16 73 (18.81%) SQL Server 2008
17 63 (16.24%) Agile Software Development
17 63 (16.24%) XSLT
18 61 (15.72%) Web Services
19 59 (15.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 58 (14.95%) Ajax
20 58 (14.95%) SQL Server 2005
21 57 (14.69%) SQL Server 2012
22 51 (13.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 51 (13.14%) TDD
23 50 (12.89%) Java
23 50 (12.89%) MS Excel
24 47 (12.11%) IIS
24 47 (12.11%) Active Directory

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 47 (12.11%) IIS
2 40 (10.31%) MS Exchange
3 17 (4.38%) Node.js
4 14 (3.61%) SharePoint
5 7 (1.80%) WebSphere
6 4 (1.03%) SharePoint Server
6 4 (1.03%) DNN
7 2 (0.52%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (0.52%) Lync
7 2 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.26%) Drupal
8 1 (0.26%) WordPress
8 1 (0.26%) Joomla!
8 1 (0.26%) OpenEdge
8 1 (0.26%) NetWeaver
8 1 (0.26%) CMS
Applications
1 50 (12.89%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (2.32%) Dynamics CRM
1 9 (2.32%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 7 (1.80%) Sage 200
3 6 (1.55%) Sage CRM
4 2 (0.52%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.26%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.26%) Retail-J
5 1 (0.26%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.26%) Google Apps
2 1 (0.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 35 (9.02%) TCP/IP
2 31 (7.99%) Internet
3 13 (3.35%) SAN
4 9 (2.32%) LDAP
5 5 (1.29%) Firewall
5 5 (1.29%) DNS
6 3 (0.77%) WAN
7 2 (0.52%) CTI
7 2 (0.52%) Intranet
7 2 (0.52%) VLAN
8 1 (0.26%) Network Security
8 1 (0.26%) Wireless
8 1 (0.26%) VPN
8 1 (0.26%) SMTP
8 1 (0.26%) DHCP
8 1 (0.26%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (18.81%) SQL Server 2008
2 59 (15.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 58 (14.95%) SQL Server 2005
4 57 (14.69%) SQL Server 2012
5 51 (13.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 24 (6.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 18 (4.64%) Data Warehouse
8 17 (4.38%) NoSQL
9 8 (2.06%) Cognos Report Studio
9 8 (2.06%) Cognos Framework Manager
9 8 (2.06%) DB2
10 7 (1.80%) MySQL
10 7 (1.80%) Adabas
10 7 (1.80%) Cognos Transformer
11 6 (1.55%) VLDB
12 5 (1.29%) Cognos Impromptu
13 3 (0.77%) Relational Database
14 2 (0.52%) RDBMS
14 2 (0.52%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 2 (0.52%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 21 (5.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (4.38%) Git (software)
3 10 (2.58%) Visual Studio
3 10 (2.58%) Subversion
4 7 (1.80%) NUnit
5 6 (1.55%) Rhino Mocks
6 5 (1.29%) Moq
6 5 (1.29%) MSTest
7 4 (1.03%) SoapUI
7 4 (1.03%) CruiseControl
7 4 (1.03%) Selenium
8 3 (0.77%) Microsoft Blend
8 3 (0.77%) MSBuild
8 3 (0.77%) Jenkins
8 3 (0.77%) AccuRev
9 2 (0.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 2 (0.52%) ReSharper
10 1 (0.26%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.26%) WebSpeed
General
1 43 (11.08%) Finance
2 31 (7.99%) Retail
3 10 (2.58%) Games
4 8 (2.06%) Music Industry
5 6 (1.55%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.03%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (0.77%) Back Office
7 3 (0.77%) Marketing
7 3 (0.77%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.26%) French Language
8 1 (0.26%) German Language
8 1 (0.26%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.26%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.26%) Banking
Job Titles
1 252 (64.95%) Developer
2 107 (27.58%) .NET Developer
3 67 (17.27%) C# Developer
3 67 (17.27%) Software Developer
4 53 (13.66%) C# .NET Developer
5 42 (10.82%) Senior Developer
6 37 (9.54%) ASP.NET Developer
6 37 (9.54%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 33 (8.51%) Applications Support
8 31 (7.99%) Web Developer
9 30 (7.73%) Team Leader
10 26 (6.70%) Analyst
11 25 (6.44%) Systems Engineer
12 22 (5.67%) Senior Software Developer
12 22 (5.67%) .NET Team Leader
13 21 (5.41%) Development Team Leader
14 20 (5.15%) Java Team Leader
14 20 (5.15%) Network Engineer
15 16 (4.12%) Applications Developer
16 14 (3.61%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 282 (72.68%) .NET
2 174 (44.85%) ASP.NET
3 131 (33.76%) HTML
4 114 (29.38%) CSS
5 111 (28.61%) jQuery
6 100 (25.77%) XML
7 86 (22.16%) .NET Framework
8 84 (21.65%) ASP.NET MVC
9 63 (16.24%) XSLT
10 61 (15.72%) Web Services
11 58 (14.95%) Ajax
12 44 (11.34%) XHTML
13 42 (10.82%) CSS3
14 40 (10.31%) SOAP
15 35 (9.02%) XSD
16 32 (8.25%) HTML5
17 31 (7.99%) RESTful
17 31 (7.99%) WCF
18 29 (7.47%) ASP.NET Web API
19 26 (6.70%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 38 (9.79%) Clustering
2 31 (7.99%) Analytical Skills
3 25 (6.44%) Computer Science
4 18 (4.64%) Smartcard
4 18 (4.64%) Mathematics
5 10 (2.58%) Graphic Design
6 9 (2.32%) PKI
6 9 (2.32%) Blackberry
7 8 (2.06%) Management Information System
7 8 (2.06%) Open Source
8 7 (1.80%) Inversion of Control
8 7 (1.80%) Mobile App
9 6 (1.55%) User Experience
9 6 (1.55%) Tandem
9 6 (1.55%) Client/Server
10 3 (0.77%) MPEG
10 3 (0.77%) NHS
10 3 (0.77%) Embedded Systems
11 2 (0.52%) Data Structures
11 2 (0.52%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 103 (26.55%) Windows
2 40 (10.31%) Windows Server 2008
3 37 (9.54%) Windows Server 2012
4 27 (6.96%) Linux
5 12 (3.09%) Android
6 9 (2.32%) Apple iOS
6 9 (2.32%) BlackBerry OS
7 4 (1.03%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (0.77%) Windows Mobile
8 3 (0.77%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.52%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.26%) Debian
10 1 (0.26%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.26%) UNIX
10 1 (0.26%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.26%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (30.93%) MVC
2 63 (16.24%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (13.14%) TDD
4 43 (11.08%) Web Application Development
5 37 (9.54%) BDD
6 36 (9.28%) Disaster Recovery
7 34 (8.76%) Web Development
8 33 (8.51%) Incident Management
8 33 (8.51%) Change Management
9 32 (8.25%) Problem Management
10 31 (7.99%) Data Protection
11 28 (7.22%) Software Engineering
11 28 (7.22%) Mentoring
12 26 (6.70%) Continuous Integration
13 23 (5.93%) Scrum
14 22 (5.67%) Coaching
15 21 (5.41%) Performance Tuning
16 20 (5.15%) Continuous Improvement
17 18 (4.64%) OO
17 18 (4.64%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 237 (61.08%) C#
2 197 (50.77%) SQL
3 134 (34.54%) JavaScript
4 76 (19.59%) T-SQL
5 73 (18.81%) VB.NET
6 50 (12.89%) Java
7 33 (8.51%) PowerShell
8 29 (7.47%) VB
9 17 (4.38%) Ruby
10 15 (3.87%) C++
11 14 (3.61%) VB6
12 7 (1.80%) NATURAL
12 7 (1.80%) JCL
12 7 (1.80%) COBOL
13 4 (1.03%) C
13 4 (1.03%) VBScript
13 4 (1.03%) VBA
13 4 (1.03%) XAML
14 3 (0.77%) XPath
14 3 (0.77%) Python
Qualifications
1 21 (5.41%) Degree
2 9 (2.32%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.52%) MCP
3 2 (0.52%) MCDBA
4 1 (0.26%) CISSP
4 1 (0.26%) IBM Certification
4 1 (0.26%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (5.41%) QA
2 11 (2.84%) PCI DSS
3 10 (2.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (1.80%) ISO 9001
5 4 (1.03%) SLA
System Software
1 47 (12.11%) Active Directory
2 40 (10.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (9.28%) Hyper-V
4 5 (1.29%) Firmware
5 2 (0.52%) vSphere
6 1 (0.26%) XenApp
6 1 (0.26%) RACF
6 1 (0.26%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 34 (8.76%) SCCM
2 20 (5.15%) SCOM
3 5 (1.29%) CA Endevor
4 1 (0.26%) Nagios
4 1 (0.26%) WSUS
Vendors
1 129 (33.25%) Microsoft
2 43 (11.08%) VMware
3 32 (8.25%) Altiris
4 30 (7.73%) HP
5 28 (7.22%) Dell
6 25 (6.44%) Oracle
7 20 (5.15%) IBM
8 15 (3.87%) Cognos
9 11 (2.84%) EMC
10 10 (2.58%) Citrix
11 7 (1.80%) Sage
12 5 (1.29%) Google
13 4 (1.03%) Cisco
14 3 (0.77%) SAP
14 3 (0.77%) Red Gate
15 2 (0.52%) Tableau
15 2 (0.52%) Pegasus
16 1 (0.26%) Red Hat
16 1 (0.26%) Progress
16 1 (0.26%) Sun
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits, great projects!
Posted: 16 hours ago
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Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + benefits + training!
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