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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 7 4 2
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 119 253 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 17.25% 30.12% 36.72%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 51.29% 76.44% 80.83%
Number of salaries quoted 109 230 244
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £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
232 331 313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 33.62% 39.40% 45.43%
Number of salaries quoted 198 298 290
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 90 £35,000 -12.50% 12
Ashby-de-la-Zouch -1 9 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Kegworth - 4 - -
Loughborough -1 2 £41,250 +10.00% 1
Coalville -1 1 £29,000 -42.00%
Hinckley - 1 £32,500 -
SQL Server
East Midlands

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

1 224 (75.93%) .NET
2 207 (70.17%) C#
3 180 (61.02%) ASP.NET
4 147 (49.83%) SQL
5 128 (43.39%) MVC
6 126 (42.71%) JavaScript
7 118 (40.00%) CSS
8 117 (39.66%) HTML
9 98 (33.22%) Microsoft
10 93 (31.53%) jQuery
11 86 (29.15%) Agile Software Development
12 76 (25.76%) SQL Server 2008
13 75 (25.42%) ASP.NET MVC
13 75 (25.42%) .NET Framework
14 68 (23.05%) T-SQL
15 59 (20.00%) XML
16 55 (18.64%) Windows
17 52 (17.63%) SQL Server 2005
18 49 (16.61%) VB.NET
18 49 (16.61%) CSS3
18 49 (16.61%) Analytical Skills
19 48 (16.27%) Web Services
20 47 (15.93%) MS Excel
20 47 (15.93%) SQL Server 2012
21 46 (15.59%) WCF
22 45 (15.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
23 42 (14.24%) TDD
24 40 (13.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
25 39 (13.22%) Ajax
25 39 (13.22%) Web Application Development

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 25 (8.47%) IIS
2 19 (6.44%) MS Exchange
3 15 (5.08%) Node.js
4 9 (3.05%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.68%) Lync
5 2 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.68%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.34%) OpenEdge
6 1 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 47 (15.93%) MS Excel
2 19 (6.44%) MS Office
3 2 (0.68%) PowerPivot
4 1 (0.34%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 4 (1.36%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (0.68%) SAP SRM
2 2 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.34%) Retail-J
3 1 (0.34%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.34%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.34%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.34%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.36%) Office 365
3 1 (0.34%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 14 (4.75%) TCP/IP
2 13 (4.41%) Internet
3 11 (3.73%) SAN
4 5 (1.69%) Firewall
5 3 (1.02%) LAN
5 3 (1.02%) WAN
6 2 (0.68%) WebEx
6 2 (0.68%) Intranet
7 1 (0.34%) VLAN
7 1 (0.34%) VoIP
7 1 (0.34%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (25.76%) SQL Server 2008
2 52 (17.63%) SQL Server 2005
3 47 (15.93%) SQL Server 2012
4 45 (15.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 40 (13.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 20 (6.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 18 (6.10%) Data Warehouse
8 11 (3.73%) MySQL
9 9 (3.05%) DB2
9 9 (3.05%) Adabas
10 7 (2.37%) VLDB
10 7 (2.37%) Relational Database
11 6 (2.03%) RDBMS
12 4 (1.36%) OLAP
13 3 (1.02%) Crystal Reports
13 3 (1.02%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 3 (1.02%) Cognos Report Studio
13 3 (1.02%) Cognos Framework Manager
13 3 (1.02%) OLAP Cube
14 2 (0.68%) Cognos Transformer
Development Applications
1 17 (5.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (5.42%) NUnit
2 16 (5.42%) MSTest
2 16 (5.42%) Moq
3 14 (4.75%) Rhino Mocks
4 13 (4.41%) Visual Studio
5 4 (1.36%) Selenium
5 4 (1.36%) WebDriver
6 3 (1.02%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 3 (1.02%) Subversion
7 2 (0.68%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.34%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.34%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.34%) JIRA
8 1 (0.34%) WebSpeed
General
1 34 (11.53%) Finance
2 14 (4.75%) Retail
3 11 (3.73%) Banking
4 10 (3.39%) International Banking
4 10 (3.39%) Games
5 8 (2.71%) Marketing
6 6 (2.03%) French Language
7 3 (1.02%) German Language
7 3 (1.02%) Italian Language
7 3 (1.02%) Spanish Language
7 3 (1.02%) Back Office
7 3 (1.02%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 208 (70.51%) Developer
2 86 (29.15%) .NET Developer
3 46 (15.59%) C# Developer
4 39 (13.22%) C# .NET Developer
5 36 (12.20%) Senior Developer
6 35 (11.86%) Software Developer
7 34 (11.53%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 30 (10.17%) Analyst
8 30 (10.17%) ASP.NET Developer
9 25 (8.47%) Web Developer
10 20 (6.78%) Senior Software Developer
11 13 (4.41%) Programmer
11 13 (4.41%) AWS Developer
12 11 (3.73%) MI Analyst
12 11 (3.73%) DBA
12 11 (3.73%) Applications Support
13 10 (3.39%) Senior Systems Engineer
13 10 (3.39%) Systems Engineer
13 10 (3.39%) SQL Developer
13 10 (3.39%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 224 (75.93%) .NET
2 180 (61.02%) ASP.NET
3 118 (40.00%) CSS
4 117 (39.66%) HTML
5 93 (31.53%) jQuery
6 75 (25.42%) ASP.NET MVC
6 75 (25.42%) .NET Framework
7 59 (20.00%) XML
8 49 (16.61%) CSS3
9 48 (16.27%) Web Services
10 46 (15.59%) WCF
11 39 (13.22%) Ajax
12 33 (11.19%) XSLT
13 31 (10.51%) SOAP
14 29 (9.83%) Ninject
15 25 (8.47%) XHTML
16 24 (8.14%) XSD
16 24 (8.14%) ASP.NET Web API
17 20 (6.78%) KnockoutJS
18 19 (6.44%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 49 (16.61%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (7.46%) Mobile App
3 17 (5.76%) Clustering
4 15 (5.08%) Streaming Music
5 14 (4.75%) Inversion of Control
6 11 (3.73%) Computer Science
7 9 (3.05%) Graphic Design
8 6 (2.03%) iPhone
9 5 (1.69%) Management Information System
9 5 (1.69%) Client/Server
9 5 (1.69%) NHS
10 3 (1.02%) N-Tier
11 2 (0.68%) Mainframe
11 2 (0.68%) GIS
11 2 (0.68%) User Experience
12 1 (0.34%) Data Structures
12 1 (0.34%) Performance Metrics
12 1 (0.34%) EPoS
12 1 (0.34%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 55 (18.64%) Windows
2 21 (7.12%) Linux
2 21 (7.12%) Windows Server 2008
2 21 (7.12%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (1.36%) CentOS
3 4 (1.36%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (0.68%) Windows Mobile
4 2 (0.68%) Android
4 2 (0.68%) Windows 7
4 2 (0.68%) UNIX
5 1 (0.34%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.34%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.34%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (43.39%) MVC
2 86 (29.15%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (14.24%) TDD
4 39 (13.22%) Web Application Development
5 33 (11.19%) Mentoring
6 30 (10.17%) Web Development
7 29 (9.83%) Dependency Injection
8 28 (9.49%) E-Commerce
9 25 (8.47%) Domain-Driven Design
10 24 (8.14%) Performance Tuning
11 23 (7.80%) SDLC
12 21 (7.12%) Scrum
13 19 (6.44%) ETL
14 18 (6.10%) OO
14 18 (6.10%) Data Protection
15 17 (5.76%) Change Management
15 17 (5.76%) Disaster Recovery
16 15 (5.08%) Business Intelligence
17 14 (4.75%) Kanban
17 14 (4.75%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 207 (70.17%) C#
2 147 (49.83%) SQL
3 126 (42.71%) JavaScript
4 68 (23.05%) T-SQL
5 49 (16.61%) VB.NET
6 30 (10.17%) Java
7 20 (6.78%) VB
8 19 (6.44%) VBA
9 12 (4.07%) VB6
10 9 (3.05%) NATURAL
10 9 (3.05%) JCL
10 9 (3.05%) COBOL
11 7 (2.37%) PHP
12 5 (1.69%) PowerShell
13 4 (1.36%) C++
14 3 (1.02%) C
14 3 (1.02%) Shell Script
15 2 (0.68%) PHP5
15 2 (0.68%) Bash Shell
15 2 (0.68%) Perl
Qualifications
1 14 (4.75%) Degree
2 12 (4.07%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (3.05%) MCP
4 8 (2.71%) MCSE
5 1 (0.34%) MCDBA
5 1 (0.34%) IBM Certification
5 1 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.05%) QA
2 3 (1.02%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.68%) SLA
3 2 (0.68%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 22 (7.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (6.10%) Active Directory
3 17 (5.76%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.02%) XenApp
4 3 (1.02%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (0.34%) Terminal Server
5 1 (0.34%) vSphere
5 1 (0.34%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 15 (5.08%) SCCM
2 12 (4.07%) SCOM
3 7 (2.37%) CA Endevor
4 1 (0.34%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.34%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 98 (33.22%) Microsoft
2 24 (8.14%) VMware
3 23 (7.80%) Oracle
4 15 (5.08%) HP
5 14 (4.75%) Dell
6 13 (4.41%) IBM
7 12 (4.07%) Altiris
8 11 (3.73%) Cognos
9 10 (3.39%) Sybase
9 10 (3.39%) Remedy
10 6 (2.03%) Citrix
11 5 (1.69%) Telerik
12 3 (1.02%) Google
12 3 (1.02%) Red Hat
12 3 (1.02%) SAP
12 3 (1.02%) Cisco
13 2 (0.68%) EMC
14 1 (0.34%) Juniper
14 1 (0.34%) Veritas
14 1 (0.34%) Sage
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £25k - 33k per year
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 40k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
Next Plc
Salary: + Good Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Erin Associates
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + Benefit package
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + Benefit package
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Technical Team Solutions
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum 6% pension, private health care, 25
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicestershire
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Ashby-de-la-zouch, Leicestershire
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Ashby-De-La-Zouch
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Leicester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Loughborough
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Leicestershire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 21 days ago