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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 3 4 4
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 219 298 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 29.88% 32.39% 28.49%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 75.52% 74.31% 77.69%
Number of salaries quoted 191 279 183
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +16.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,200 £43,000
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
290 401 260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 39.56% 43.59% 36.67%
Number of salaries quoted 246 360 235
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £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 £40,000

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 31 March 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 31 March 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 +1 144 £40,000 - 19
Lutterworth +9 14 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Loughborough +9 12 £45,000 +5.88%
Ashby-de-la-Zouch -1 12 £35,000 +7.69% 3
Market Harborough +2 1 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Hinckley -1 1 £45,000 +55.17%
SQL Server
East Midlands

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 31 March 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.

1 280 (73.49%) .NET
2 236 (61.94%) C#
3 182 (47.77%) SQL
4 167 (43.83%) ASP.NET
5 129 (33.86%) HTML
6 128 (33.60%) JavaScript
7 125 (32.81%) Microsoft
8 123 (32.28%) MVC
9 109 (28.61%) Windows
10 106 (27.82%) CSS
10 106 (27.82%) jQuery
11 95 (24.93%) XML
12 84 (22.05%) ASP.NET MVC
13 75 (19.69%) .NET Framework
14 72 (18.90%) VB.NET
15 66 (17.32%) SQL Server 2008
16 65 (17.06%) Agile Software Development
17 63 (16.54%) T-SQL
18 60 (15.75%) XSLT
19 54 (14.17%) Ajax
20 53 (13.91%) TDD
21 51 (13.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 51 (13.39%) MS Excel
21 51 (13.39%) SQL Server 2012
22 49 (12.86%) Web Services
23 48 (12.60%) IIS
23 48 (12.60%) Java
23 48 (12.60%) Active Directory
24 47 (12.34%) SQL Server 2005
25 45 (11.81%) Finance

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 48 (12.60%) IIS
2 41 (10.76%) MS Exchange
3 20 (5.25%) Node.js
4 13 (3.41%) SharePoint
5 5 (1.31%) WebSphere
5 5 (1.31%) DNN
6 4 (1.05%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (0.52%) NetWeaver
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%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.26%) CMS
8 1 (0.26%) OpenEdge
8 1 (0.26%) Apache
Applications
1 51 (13.39%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.31%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (2.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (2.36%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 7 (1.84%) Sage 200
4 6 (1.57%) Sage CRM
5 2 (0.52%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.26%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (0.26%) Retail-J
6 1 (0.26%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.26%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 35 (9.19%) TCP/IP
2 32 (8.40%) Internet
3 13 (3.41%) SAN
4 11 (2.89%) LDAP
5 6 (1.57%) DNS
6 4 (1.05%) Firewall
7 3 (0.79%) WAN
8 2 (0.52%) DHCP
8 2 (0.52%) CTI
8 2 (0.52%) Intranet
8 2 (0.52%) VLAN
9 1 (0.26%) Network Security
9 1 (0.26%) Wireless
9 1 (0.26%) VPN
9 1 (0.26%) SMTP
9 1 (0.26%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (17.32%) SQL Server 2008
2 51 (13.39%) SQL Server 2012
2 51 (13.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 47 (12.34%) SQL Server 2005
4 43 (11.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 20 (5.25%) NoSQL
6 17 (4.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 13 (3.41%) Data Warehouse
8 10 (2.62%) MySQL
9 8 (2.10%) Cognos Report Studio
9 8 (2.10%) Cognos Framework Manager
10 7 (1.84%) Cognos Transformer
11 5 (1.31%) DB2
11 5 (1.31%) Adabas
11 5 (1.31%) Cognos Impromptu
12 3 (0.79%) VLDB
12 3 (0.79%) Relational Database
13 2 (0.52%) RDBMS
14 1 (0.26%) PostgreSQL
14 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 20 (5.25%) Git (software)
2 18 (4.72%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (2.89%) Subversion
4 9 (2.36%) Visual Studio
4 9 (2.36%) NUnit
5 7 (1.84%) Rhino Mocks
6 6 (1.57%) MSTest
7 5 (1.31%) Moq
7 5 (1.31%) SoapUI
7 5 (1.31%) CruiseControl
7 5 (1.31%) Selenium
8 4 (1.05%) Microsoft Blend
9 3 (0.79%) MSBuild
9 3 (0.79%) Jenkins
9 3 (0.79%) AccuRev
10 2 (0.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 2 (0.52%) ReSharper
11 1 (0.26%) WebSpeed
General
1 45 (11.81%) Finance
2 30 (7.87%) Retail
3 8 (2.10%) Music Industry
4 7 (1.84%) Games
5 5 (1.31%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.05%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (1.05%) Back Office
7 3 (0.79%) Multimedia
8 2 (0.52%) Marketing
9 1 (0.26%) Banking
9 1 (0.26%) Law
9 1 (0.26%) Legal
Job Titles
1 252 (66.14%) Developer
2 111 (29.13%) .NET Developer
3 73 (19.16%) C# Developer
4 63 (16.54%) Software Developer
5 58 (15.22%) C# .NET Developer
6 42 (11.02%) Senior Developer
7 38 (9.97%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 37 (9.71%) ASP.NET Developer
9 34 (8.92%) Applications Support
10 31 (8.14%) Team Leader
11 30 (7.87%) Web Developer
12 27 (7.09%) Systems Engineer
13 24 (6.30%) Analyst
14 23 (6.04%) .NET Team Leader
15 21 (5.51%) Development Team Leader
16 20 (5.25%) Java Team Leader
16 20 (5.25%) Network Engineer
17 19 (4.99%) Senior C# Developer
18 17 (4.46%) Applications Developer
18 17 (4.46%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 280 (73.49%) .NET
2 167 (43.83%) ASP.NET
3 129 (33.86%) HTML
4 106 (27.82%) CSS
4 106 (27.82%) jQuery
5 95 (24.93%) XML
6 84 (22.05%) ASP.NET MVC
7 75 (19.69%) .NET Framework
8 60 (15.75%) XSLT
9 54 (14.17%) Ajax
10 49 (12.86%) Web Services
11 40 (10.50%) XHTML
11 40 (10.50%) CSS3
12 35 (9.19%) HTML5
13 33 (8.66%) RESTful
14 32 (8.40%) SOAP
14 32 (8.40%) ASP.NET Web API
15 28 (7.35%) XSD
15 28 (7.35%) WCF
16 26 (6.82%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 37 (9.71%) Clustering
2 32 (8.40%) Analytical Skills
3 29 (7.61%) Computer Science
4 22 (5.77%) Smartcard
4 22 (5.77%) Mathematics
5 11 (2.89%) Blackberry
5 11 (2.89%) PKI
6 9 (2.36%) Open Source
7 8 (2.10%) Graphic Design
7 8 (2.10%) Management Information System
8 7 (1.84%) Tandem
8 7 (1.84%) Inversion of Control
9 6 (1.57%) Mobile App
9 6 (1.57%) User Experience
9 6 (1.57%) Client/Server
10 3 (0.79%) MPEG
10 3 (0.79%) NHS
10 3 (0.79%) Embedded Systems
11 2 (0.52%) Data Structures
11 2 (0.52%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 109 (28.61%) Windows
2 42 (11.02%) Windows Server 2008
3 36 (9.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 28 (7.35%) Linux
5 14 (3.67%) Android
6 11 (2.89%) Apple iOS
6 11 (2.89%) BlackBerry OS
7 4 (1.05%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (0.79%) Windows Mobile
8 3 (0.79%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.52%) UNIX
9 2 (0.52%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.26%) Debian
10 1 (0.26%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.26%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.26%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.26%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.26%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (32.28%) MVC
2 65 (17.06%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (13.91%) TDD
4 44 (11.55%) Web Application Development
5 39 (10.24%) Disaster Recovery
6 37 (9.71%) Web Development
6 37 (9.71%) BDD
7 33 (8.66%) Incident Management
7 33 (8.66%) Software Engineering
8 32 (8.40%) Problem Management
8 32 (8.40%) Change Management
9 31 (8.14%) Data Protection
10 30 (7.87%) Mentoring
11 27 (7.09%) Continuous Integration
12 25 (6.56%) Scrum
13 24 (6.30%) Continuous Improvement
14 22 (5.77%) Coaching
14 22 (5.77%) Cyber Security
15 17 (4.46%) Performance Tuning
15 17 (4.46%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 236 (61.94%) C#
2 182 (47.77%) SQL
3 128 (33.60%) JavaScript
4 72 (18.90%) VB.NET
5 63 (16.54%) T-SQL
6 48 (12.60%) Java
7 33 (8.66%) PowerShell
8 29 (7.61%) VB
9 20 (5.25%) Ruby
10 17 (4.46%) C++
11 11 (2.89%) VB6
12 6 (1.57%) XAML
13 5 (1.31%) NATURAL
13 5 (1.31%) JCL
13 5 (1.31%) COBOL
13 5 (1.31%) VBScript
14 4 (1.05%) Python
15 3 (0.79%) Shell Script
15 3 (0.79%) VBA
15 3 (0.79%) C
Qualifications
1 24 (6.30%) Degree
2 12 (3.15%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.52%) MCP
3 2 (0.52%) MCDBA
3 2 (0.52%) DV Cleared
3 2 (0.52%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.26%) CISSP
4 1 (0.26%) IBM Certification
4 1 (0.26%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (5.25%) QA
2 10 (2.62%) PCI DSS
2 10 (2.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (1.84%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.79%) SLA
System Software
1 48 (12.60%) Active Directory
2 40 (10.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 35 (9.19%) Hyper-V
4 5 (1.31%) 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 (8.92%) SCCM
2 20 (5.25%) SCOM
3 3 (0.79%) CA Endevor
4 1 (0.26%) Nagios
4 1 (0.26%) WSUS
Vendors
1 125 (32.81%) Microsoft
2 43 (11.29%) VMware
3 32 (8.40%) Altiris
4 31 (8.14%) Oracle
5 29 (7.61%) HP
6 28 (7.35%) Dell
7 16 (4.20%) IBM
8 14 (3.67%) Cognos
9 11 (2.89%) EMC
9 11 (2.89%) Citrix
10 7 (1.84%) Sage
11 6 (1.57%) Google
12 4 (1.05%) Cisco
12 4 (1.05%) SAP
13 3 (0.79%) Red Gate
14 2 (0.52%) Tableau
14 2 (0.52%) Pegasus
15 1 (0.26%) Red Hat
15 1 (0.26%) Progress
Leicester, Leicestershire
Harvey Nash
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £46,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
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Salary: £42,000 per annum + bonus, pension, other fantastic bens
Posted: 12 hours ago
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Salary: Up to £44,000 per annum + bonus (c15%), pension, healthcare + bens
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leicestershire
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Salary: £41 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
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Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £35k - 40k per year
Posted: Yesterday
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Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £300 - £320 per day
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Salary: £35k - 45k per year
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