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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 1 3 4
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 218 282 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 31.59% 33.10% 29.81%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 78.14% 75.60% 73.57%
Number of salaries quoted 195 269 194
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 £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £46,000 £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
279 373 280
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 40.43% 43.78% 40.52%
Number of salaries quoted 243 328 266
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,600 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +2 141 £40,000 +2.56% 27
Lutterworth +11 13 £43,750 +16.66% 1
Ashby-de-la-Zouch -1 11 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Loughborough +6 8 £44,250 +26.42% 4
Market Harborough +1 5 £37,500 +5.63%
Hinckley -3 2 £35,000 -
Coalville - 1 £34,500 -
SQL Server
East Midlands

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 277 (75.07%) .NET
2 231 (62.60%) C#
3 162 (43.90%) SQL
4 159 (43.09%) ASP.NET
5 118 (31.98%) MVC
6 111 (30.08%) HTML
6 111 (30.08%) Microsoft
7 110 (29.81%) JavaScript
8 106 (28.73%) Windows
9 91 (24.66%) jQuery
10 84 (22.76%) CSS
10 84 (22.76%) XML
11 82 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
12 77 (20.87%) Agile Software Development
13 67 (18.16%) .NET Framework
14 66 (17.89%) VB.NET
15 56 (15.18%) XSLT
16 55 (14.91%) TDD
17 54 (14.63%) T-SQL
17 54 (14.63%) SQL Server 2008
18 49 (13.28%) Java
19 48 (13.01%) Finance
20 47 (12.74%) Ajax
21 46 (12.47%) Web Application Development
21 46 (12.47%) MS Excel
22 45 (12.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
23 43 (11.65%) Active Directory
24 42 (11.38%) IIS
24 42 (11.38%) Software Engineering
24 42 (11.38%) SQL Server 2012

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 42 (11.38%) IIS
2 36 (9.76%) MS Exchange
3 23 (6.23%) Node.js
4 13 (3.52%) SharePoint
5 7 (1.90%) DNN
6 4 (1.08%) SharePoint Server
7 3 (0.81%) WebSphere
7 3 (0.81%) CMS
8 2 (0.54%) NetWeaver
8 2 (0.54%) IBM Notes
8 2 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (0.54%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.27%) Drupal
9 1 (0.27%) WordPress
9 1 (0.27%) Apache
9 1 (0.27%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.27%) Joomla!
Applications
1 46 (12.47%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.36%) MS Office
3 2 (0.54%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.54%) Fireworks
3 2 (0.54%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 11 (2.98%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.90%) Sage 200
3 3 (0.81%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 2 (0.54%) SAP SRM
4 2 (0.54%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.27%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 31 (8.40%) Internet
2 30 (8.13%) TCP/IP
3 16 (4.34%) LDAP
4 12 (3.25%) SAN
5 7 (1.90%) DNS
6 4 (1.08%) Firewall
7 3 (0.81%) DHCP
7 3 (0.81%) WAN
8 2 (0.54%) CTI
8 2 (0.54%) VLAN
9 1 (0.27%) Network Security
9 1 (0.27%) Wireless
9 1 (0.27%) SMTP
9 1 (0.27%) LAN
9 1 (0.27%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (14.63%) SQL Server 2008
2 45 (12.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 42 (11.38%) SQL Server 2012
4 36 (9.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 31 (8.40%) SQL Server 2005
6 23 (6.23%) NoSQL
7 12 (3.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 11 (2.98%) MySQL
9 8 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (1.36%) Cognos Impromptu
11 3 (0.81%) Relational Database
11 3 (0.81%) Cognos Report Studio
11 3 (0.81%) Cognos Framework Manager
11 3 (0.81%) Cognos Transformer
11 3 (0.81%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (0.81%) DB2
11 3 (0.81%) Crystal Reports
11 3 (0.81%) Adabas
12 2 (0.54%) RDBMS
12 2 (0.54%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 23 (6.23%) Git (software)
2 18 (4.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (3.25%) NUnit
3 12 (3.25%) Subversion
4 10 (2.71%) Rhino Mocks
5 8 (2.17%) Visual Studio
6 7 (1.90%) SoapUI
6 7 (1.90%) MSTest
6 7 (1.90%) CruiseControl
6 7 (1.90%) Selenium
7 5 (1.36%) Microsoft Blend
7 5 (1.36%) Moq
8 3 (0.81%) MSBuild
8 3 (0.81%) Jenkins
8 3 (0.81%) AccuRev
9 2 (0.54%) ReSharper
General
1 48 (13.01%) Finance
2 25 (6.78%) Retail
3 8 (2.17%) Music Industry
4 5 (1.36%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.08%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (0.81%) Back Office
6 3 (0.81%) Games
6 3 (0.81%) Aerospace
6 3 (0.81%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.27%) Law
7 1 (0.27%) Legal
7 1 (0.27%) Banking
Job Titles
1 242 (65.58%) Developer
2 114 (30.89%) .NET Developer
3 77 (20.87%) C# Developer
4 64 (17.34%) Software Developer
5 56 (15.18%) C# .NET Developer
6 45 (12.20%) Senior Developer
7 37 (10.03%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 35 (9.49%) ASP.NET Developer
9 32 (8.67%) Team Leader
10 31 (8.40%) Systems Engineer
11 28 (7.59%) Applications Support
12 26 (7.05%) Analyst
12 26 (7.05%) Senior C# Developer
13 24 (6.50%) .NET Team Leader
14 23 (6.23%) Web Developer
15 21 (5.69%) Development Team Leader
16 20 (5.42%) Java Team Leader
17 17 (4.61%) Support Engineer
18 16 (4.34%) Network Engineer
18 16 (4.34%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 277 (75.07%) .NET
2 159 (43.09%) ASP.NET
3 111 (30.08%) HTML
4 91 (24.66%) jQuery
5 84 (22.76%) CSS
5 84 (22.76%) XML
6 82 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
7 67 (18.16%) .NET Framework
8 56 (15.18%) XSLT
9 47 (12.74%) Ajax
10 36 (9.76%) RESTful
11 35 (9.49%) ASP.NET Web API
12 34 (9.21%) XHTML
13 33 (8.94%) Web Services
14 31 (8.40%) WPF
14 31 (8.40%) HTML5
15 29 (7.86%) CSS3
16 27 (7.32%) WCF
17 22 (5.96%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 20 (5.42%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 39 (10.57%) Computer Science
2 34 (9.21%) Mathematics
3 32 (8.67%) Clustering
3 32 (8.67%) Smartcard
4 27 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
5 16 (4.34%) Blackberry
5 16 (4.34%) PKI
6 10 (2.71%) Tandem
7 9 (2.44%) Open Source
8 7 (1.90%) Inversion of Control
8 7 (1.90%) Graphic Design
9 6 (1.63%) Management Information System
10 4 (1.08%) Mobile App
10 4 (1.08%) User Experience
11 3 (0.81%) MPEG
11 3 (0.81%) NHS
11 3 (0.81%) Embedded Systems
11 3 (0.81%) Life Science
12 2 (0.54%) W3C
12 2 (0.54%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 106 (28.73%) Windows
2 42 (11.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 31 (8.40%) Windows Server 2012
4 25 (6.78%) Linux
5 19 (5.15%) Android
6 18 (4.88%) Apple iOS
7 16 (4.34%) BlackBerry OS
8 4 (1.08%) UNIX
9 3 (0.81%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.54%) AIX
10 2 (0.54%) Windows Vista
10 2 (0.54%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.54%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.27%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.27%) CentOS
11 1 (0.27%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.27%) Debian
11 1 (0.27%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.27%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (31.98%) MVC
2 77 (20.87%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (14.91%) TDD
4 46 (12.47%) Web Application Development
5 42 (11.38%) Software Engineering
6 41 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
7 37 (10.03%) Web Development
8 36 (9.76%) BDD
9 32 (8.67%) Cyber Security
10 30 (8.13%) Change Management
11 29 (7.86%) Problem Management
12 28 (7.59%) Incident Management
13 27 (7.32%) Continuous Integration
13 27 (7.32%) Scrum
14 26 (7.05%) Data Protection
14 26 (7.05%) Mentoring
15 23 (6.23%) Coaching
16 22 (5.96%) Continuous Improvement
17 17 (4.61%) E-Commerce
18 16 (4.34%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 231 (62.60%) C#
2 162 (43.90%) SQL
3 110 (29.81%) JavaScript
4 66 (17.89%) VB.NET
5 54 (14.63%) T-SQL
6 49 (13.28%) Java
7 29 (7.86%) VB
8 28 (7.59%) PowerShell
9 23 (6.23%) Ruby
10 22 (5.96%) C++
11 11 (2.98%) XAML
12 9 (2.44%) VB6
13 8 (2.17%) VBScript
14 7 (1.90%) C
14 7 (1.90%) PHP
15 5 (1.36%) VBA
15 5 (1.36%) Python
16 4 (1.08%) Shell Script
17 3 (0.81%) NATURAL
17 3 (0.81%) JCL
Qualifications
1 30 (8.13%) Degree
2 9 (2.44%) VCP4
2 9 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (1.08%) DV Cleared
3 4 (1.08%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.54%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.54%) ISEB
5 1 (0.27%) CISSP
5 1 (0.27%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (4.88%) QA
2 9 (2.44%) PCI DSS
2 9 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (1.90%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.54%) SLA
System Software
1 43 (11.65%) Active Directory
2 33 (8.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (8.13%) Hyper-V
4 5 (1.36%) Firmware
5 2 (0.54%) vSphere
6 1 (0.27%) XenApp
6 1 (0.27%) RACF
6 1 (0.27%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 27 (7.32%) SCCM
2 16 (4.34%) SCOM
3 3 (0.81%) CA Endevor
4 1 (0.27%) Nagios
4 1 (0.27%) WSUS
Vendors
1 111 (30.08%) Microsoft
2 36 (9.76%) Oracle
3 34 (9.21%) VMware
4 27 (7.32%) Altiris
5 24 (6.50%) HP
6 23 (6.23%) Dell
7 13 (3.52%) IBM
8 12 (3.25%) EMC
9 8 (2.17%) Citrix
10 7 (1.90%) Sage
11 6 (1.63%) SAP
12 5 (1.36%) Cognos
12 5 (1.36%) Google
13 4 (1.08%) Cisco
14 2 (0.54%) JD Edwards
14 2 (0.54%) Adobe
14 2 (0.54%) Informatica
14 2 (0.54%) Pegasus
14 2 (0.54%) Lotus
14 2 (0.54%) Tableau
Leicester, Leicestershire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire
HR Industries
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicestershire
Vertical IT
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Loughborough, Leicestershire
Connectus
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Erin Associates
Salary: £44000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 45k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 40k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicestershire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Loughborough, Leicestershire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £30,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Loughborough, Leicestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Venturi
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicestershire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum plus Car Allowance and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: Up to £44,000 per annum + bonus (c15%), pension, healthcare + bens
Posted: 6 days ago