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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 3 3 4
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 191 299 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 26.64% 36.42% 32.71%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 71.00% 80.38% 75.25%
Number of salaries quoted 176 286 221
Average salary £40,000 £38,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £29,250 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £48,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
269 372 303
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 37.52% 45.31% 43.47%
Number of salaries quoted 232 333 296
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,619
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +1 129 £41,500 +9.21% 19
Ashby-de-la-Zouch +2 8 £35,000 +52.17% 1
Market Harborough +2 6 £37,500 +4.16%
Lutterworth - 5 £40,000 - 3
Loughborough +3 4 £38,000 +16.92% 3
Hinckley -5 3 £35,000 -
Coalville - 1 £34,500 -
SQL Server
East Midlands

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 275 (74.93%) .NET
2 221 (60.22%) C#
3 160 (43.60%) ASP.NET
4 154 (41.96%) SQL
5 106 (28.88%) MVC
6 105 (28.61%) HTML
6 105 (28.61%) Microsoft
7 103 (28.07%) Windows
8 95 (25.89%) JavaScript
9 85 (23.16%) XML
10 84 (22.89%) Agile Software Development
11 81 (22.07%) jQuery
12 72 (19.62%) ASP.NET MVC
13 70 (19.07%) CSS
14 63 (17.17%) XSLT
15 62 (16.89%) VB.NET
16 56 (15.26%) Finance
17 53 (14.44%) .NET Framework
18 52 (14.17%) MS Excel
19 48 (13.08%) TDD
20 47 (12.81%) Software Engineering
21 46 (12.53%) Ajax
22 45 (12.26%) Computer Science
22 45 (12.26%) SQL Server 2008
23 43 (11.72%) Mathematics
23 43 (11.72%) Web Application Development
23 43 (11.72%) Oracle
24 42 (11.44%) T-SQL
25 39 (10.63%) Java
26 38 (10.35%) Smartcard

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 36 (9.81%) IIS
2 32 (8.72%) MS Exchange
3 23 (6.27%) Node.js
4 12 (3.27%) SharePoint
5 11 (3.00%) DNN
6 6 (1.63%) IBM Notes
7 5 (1.36%) SharePoint Server
8 4 (1.09%) CMS
8 4 (1.09%) WordPress
9 3 (0.82%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.54%) Oracle Workflow
10 2 (0.54%) Apache
10 2 (0.54%) NetWeaver
10 2 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (0.54%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2010
11 1 (0.27%) Lync
11 1 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2013
11 1 (0.27%) Joomla!
11 1 (0.27%) Drupal
Applications
1 52 (14.17%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.63%) MS Office
3 2 (0.54%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.54%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.54%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 13 (3.54%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.09%) Sage 200
3 3 (0.82%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.54%) Magento
4 2 (0.54%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.54%) SAP SRM
5 1 (0.27%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.27%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.27%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 33 (8.99%) Internet
2 25 (6.81%) TCP/IP
3 18 (4.90%) LDAP
4 11 (3.00%) SAN
5 8 (2.18%) DNS
6 4 (1.09%) Firewall
6 4 (1.09%) WAN
6 4 (1.09%) DHCP
7 2 (0.54%) Wireless
7 2 (0.54%) LAN
7 2 (0.54%) CTI
7 2 (0.54%) VLAN
8 1 (0.27%) Structured Cabling
8 1 (0.27%) Network Security
8 1 (0.27%) Intranet
8 1 (0.27%) VPN
8 1 (0.27%) Extranet
8 1 (0.27%) NetScreen
8 1 (0.27%) SMTP
8 1 (0.27%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (12.26%) SQL Server 2008
2 34 (9.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 30 (8.17%) SQL Server 2012
4 25 (6.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 25 (6.81%) SQL Server 2005
5 23 (6.27%) NoSQL
6 17 (4.63%) MySQL
7 10 (2.72%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (2.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 7 (1.91%) Crystal Reports
10 5 (1.36%) Relational Database
10 5 (1.36%) Oracle BI EE
10 5 (1.36%) RDBMS
10 5 (1.36%) Oracle Reports
10 5 (1.36%) Cognos Impromptu
11 3 (0.82%) Adabas
11 3 (0.82%) DB2
12 2 (0.54%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (0.54%) MS Access
12 2 (0.54%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 23 (6.27%) Git (software)
2 13 (3.54%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (3.00%) Selenium
3 11 (3.00%) SoapUI
3 11 (3.00%) CruiseControl
3 11 (3.00%) NUnit
3 11 (3.00%) Subversion
4 10 (2.72%) Rhino Mocks
5 8 (2.18%) MSTest
6 6 (1.63%) Visual Studio
7 5 (1.36%) Moq
7 5 (1.36%) Microsoft Blend
8 3 (0.82%) Jenkins
8 3 (0.82%) MSBuild
9 2 (0.54%) ReSharper
General
1 56 (15.26%) Finance
2 22 (5.99%) Retail
3 6 (1.63%) Legal
4 5 (1.36%) Music Industry
5 4 (1.09%) Multimedia
5 4 (1.09%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.09%) Marketing
6 3 (0.82%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (0.82%) Back Office
6 3 (0.82%) Advertising
6 3 (0.82%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.27%) Law
Job Titles
1 240 (65.40%) Developer
2 115 (31.34%) .NET Developer
3 75 (20.44%) C# Developer
4 60 (16.35%) Software Developer
5 53 (14.44%) Senior Developer
6 50 (13.62%) C# .NET Developer
7 41 (11.17%) ASP.NET Developer
8 34 (9.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 30 (8.17%) Senior C# Developer
10 28 (7.63%) Analyst
11 26 (7.08%) Systems Engineer
11 26 (7.08%) Team Leader
12 25 (6.81%) Web Developer
13 21 (5.72%) Applications Support
14 19 (5.18%) Junior
14 19 (5.18%) Junior Developer
15 18 (4.90%) C++ Software Developer
15 18 (4.90%) C++ Developer
16 17 (4.63%) Support Analyst
16 17 (4.63%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 275 (74.93%) .NET
2 160 (43.60%) ASP.NET
3 105 (28.61%) HTML
4 85 (23.16%) XML
5 81 (22.07%) jQuery
6 72 (19.62%) ASP.NET MVC
7 70 (19.07%) CSS
8 63 (17.17%) XSLT
9 53 (14.44%) .NET Framework
10 46 (12.53%) Ajax
11 37 (10.08%) RESTful
12 35 (9.54%) XHTML
13 33 (8.99%) ASP.NET Web API
14 31 (8.45%) WPF
15 30 (8.17%) HTML5
16 24 (6.54%) CSS3
17 22 (5.99%) Web Services
18 20 (5.45%) LINQ
18 20 (5.45%) WCF
18 20 (5.45%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 45 (12.26%) Computer Science
2 43 (11.72%) Mathematics
3 38 (10.35%) Smartcard
4 30 (8.17%) Analytical Skills
5 26 (7.08%) Clustering
6 18 (4.90%) Blackberry
6 18 (4.90%) PKI
7 10 (2.72%) Tandem
8 8 (2.18%) Management Information System
8 8 (2.18%) Open Source
9 7 (1.91%) Inversion of Control
9 7 (1.91%) Graphic Design
10 5 (1.36%) Mobile App
10 5 (1.36%) Life Science
11 4 (1.09%) User Experience
12 3 (0.82%) Embedded Systems
12 3 (0.82%) NHS
12 3 (0.82%) MPEG
13 2 (0.54%) N-Tier
13 2 (0.54%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 103 (28.07%) Windows
2 37 (10.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (6.81%) Windows Server 2012
4 23 (6.27%) Apple iOS
4 23 (6.27%) Android
5 22 (5.99%) Linux
6 18 (4.90%) BlackBerry OS
7 7 (1.91%) UNIX
8 4 (1.09%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (0.82%) Windows 8
9 3 (0.82%) Windows Vista
10 2 (0.54%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.54%) AIX
10 2 (0.54%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.27%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.27%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.27%) CentOS
11 1 (0.27%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (28.88%) MVC
2 84 (22.89%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (13.08%) TDD
4 47 (12.81%) Software Engineering
5 43 (11.72%) Web Application Development
6 38 (10.35%) Disaster Recovery
6 38 (10.35%) Cyber Security
7 37 (10.08%) Web Development
8 33 (8.99%) BDD
9 28 (7.63%) Change Management
10 27 (7.36%) Problem Management
11 26 (7.08%) Mentoring
12 25 (6.81%) Scrum
12 25 (6.81%) E-Commerce
13 24 (6.54%) Continuous Improvement
14 23 (6.27%) Continuous Integration
15 22 (5.99%) Incident Management
15 22 (5.99%) Logistics
16 20 (5.45%) Data Protection
17 18 (4.90%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 221 (60.22%) C#
2 154 (41.96%) SQL
3 95 (25.89%) JavaScript
4 62 (16.89%) VB.NET
5 42 (11.44%) T-SQL
6 39 (10.63%) Java
7 33 (8.99%) VB
8 24 (6.54%) C++
9 23 (6.27%) PowerShell
9 23 (6.27%) Ruby
10 15 (4.09%) XAML
11 14 (3.81%) PHP
12 11 (3.00%) VBScript
13 8 (2.18%) VB6
14 7 (1.91%) C
15 6 (1.63%) Python
16 5 (1.36%) Shell Script
16 5 (1.36%) VBA
17 3 (0.82%) Bash Shell
17 3 (0.82%) XPath
Qualifications
1 26 (7.08%) Degree
2 8 (2.18%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (1.63%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.09%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.54%) ISEB
5 2 (0.54%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.54%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.72%) QA
2 7 (1.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (1.91%) PCI DSS
3 6 (1.63%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.27%) SLA
System Software
1 37 (10.08%) Active Directory
2 28 (7.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (6.81%) Hyper-V
4 5 (1.36%) Firmware
5 2 (0.54%) vSphere
6 1 (0.27%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (0.27%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 21 (5.72%) SCCM
2 12 (3.27%) SCOM
3 3 (0.82%) CA Endevor
4 1 (0.27%) WSUS
4 1 (0.27%) Nagios
Vendors
1 105 (28.61%) Microsoft
2 43 (11.72%) Oracle
3 32 (8.72%) VMware
4 21 (5.72%) Altiris
5 19 (5.18%) HP
6 17 (4.63%) Dell
7 14 (3.81%) EMC
8 11 (3.00%) IBM
8 11 (3.00%) Citrix
9 6 (1.63%) SAP
9 6 (1.63%) JD Edwards
9 6 (1.63%) Lotus
10 5 (1.36%) Google
10 5 (1.36%) Sage
10 5 (1.36%) Informatica
10 5 (1.36%) Perforce
11 3 (0.82%) Facebook
11 3 (0.82%) AccuRev
11 3 (0.82%) Cisco
11 3 (0.82%) Cognos
Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Lutterworth, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + good benefits, great role!
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
Opilio Recruitment
Salary: £35k - 40k per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leicestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £36000 - £41000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: Up to £44,000 per annum + bonus (c15%), pension, healthcare + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicestershire
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum basic, bonus (c15%), pension, other benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Loughborough, Leicestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £4100 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum plus Car Allowance and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £39000.00 - £47000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: £42,000 per annum + bonus, pension, other fantastic bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicester
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £47000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Ashby-De-La-Zouch, Leicestershire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicester
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicester
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Loughborough
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Fantastic Bonus, Benefits & Training
Posted: 9 days ago
Leicestershire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Lutterworth, Leicestershire
ASDA
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago