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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 6 4 3
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 139 186 290
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 22.03% 26.20% 30.95%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 72.77% 70.19% 77.96%
Number of salaries quoted 126 168 264
Median salary £36,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £29,500 £29,650
10% offered a salary of more than £52,250 £46,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
191 265 372
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 30.27% 37.32% 39.70%
Number of salaries quoted 165 231 341
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £46,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

The demand trend of job ads across the Leicestershire region citing SQL Server as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 26 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester -1 68 £37,500 -6.25% 8
Market Harborough - 21 £35,000 - 2
Coalville - 15 £23,000 - 1
Lutterworth -2 10 £42,500 -5.55%
Loughborough -15 4 £40,000 -11.11%
Ashby-de-la-Zouch -1 3 £35,000 -6.66% 2
Hinckley +5 2 £39,500 -12.22% 1
Kegworth 0 2 - -
Wigston - 1 £47,500 -
SQL Server
East Midlands

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT jobs citing SQL Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leicestershire region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 186 (72.09%) .NET
2 185 (71.71%) C#
3 153 (59.30%) SQL
4 140 (54.26%) ASP.NET
5 102 (39.53%) Microsoft
6 90 (34.88%) HTML
7 89 (34.50%) JavaScript
8 83 (32.17%) CSS
9 80 (31.01%) Agile Software Development
10 78 (30.23%) Windows
11 68 (26.36%) VB.NET
12 63 (24.42%) MVC
13 56 (21.71%) Oracle
14 54 (20.93%) IIS
15 50 (19.38%) SQL Server 2008
16 48 (18.60%) MS Excel
17 45 (17.44%) XML
17 45 (17.44%) HTML5
18 43 (16.67%) jQuery
19 40 (15.50%) Degree
20 37 (14.34%) .NET Framework
20 37 (14.34%) Team Foundation Server
21 36 (13.95%) Smartcard
21 36 (13.95%) Web Development
21 36 (13.95%) SQL Server 2005
22 34 (13.18%) Computer Science
22 34 (13.18%) ASP.NET MVC
23 32 (12.40%) SOAP
23 32 (12.40%) Visual Studio
24 31 (12.02%) Java

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 54 (20.93%) IIS
2 19 (7.36%) DNN
3 11 (4.26%) Node.js
4 9 (3.49%) Apache
5 5 (1.94%) SharePoint
5 5 (1.94%) Skype for Business
6 4 (1.55%) CMS
7 3 (1.16%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.78%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.78%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 48 (18.60%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.71%) MS Office
3 3 (1.16%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.78%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (2.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.94%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (1.55%) Dynamics GP
3 4 (1.55%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.78%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 18 (6.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (6.20%) SaaS
3 13 (5.04%) Office 365
4 5 (1.94%) Yammer
5 3 (1.16%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.39%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.39%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.39%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.39%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 22 (8.53%) Firewall
2 18 (6.98%) LDAP
3 4 (1.55%) HTTP
3 4 (1.55%) SMTP
3 4 (1.55%) SSL
3 4 (1.55%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.16%) SAN
4 3 (1.16%) Skype
5 1 (0.39%) Internet
5 1 (0.39%) LAN
5 1 (0.39%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (19.38%) SQL Server 2008
2 36 (13.95%) SQL Server 2005
3 19 (7.36%) SQL Server 2012
4 16 (6.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 13 (5.04%) SQL Server 2014
6 11 (4.26%) MySQL
7 8 (3.10%) Relational Database
7 8 (3.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (1.94%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (1.94%) QlikView
9 4 (1.55%) Power BI
10 3 (1.16%) Crystal Reports
10 3 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (1.16%) NoSQL
10 3 (1.16%) Spotfire
11 2 (0.78%) MS Access
11 2 (0.78%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (0.78%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (0.39%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 37 (14.34%) Team Foundation Server
2 32 (12.40%) Visual Studio
3 19 (7.36%) CruiseControl
3 19 (7.36%) Selenium
3 19 (7.36%) SoapUI
4 13 (5.04%) Git (software)
5 9 (3.49%) MSBuild
5 9 (3.49%) ReSharper
6 7 (2.71%) Subversion
7 6 (2.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 2 (0.78%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.39%) MorphX
9 1 (0.39%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 29 (11.24%) Finance
2 15 (5.81%) Retail
3 7 (2.71%) Marketing
4 4 (1.55%) French Language
4 4 (1.55%) German Language
4 4 (1.55%) Italian Language
4 4 (1.55%) Spanish Language
5 3 (1.16%) Back Office
5 3 (1.16%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (1.16%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.78%) Banking
6 2 (0.78%) International Banking
7 1 (0.39%) Electronics
7 1 (0.39%) Front Office
7 1 (0.39%) Games
7 1 (0.39%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 166 (64.34%) Developer
2 97 (37.60%) .NET Developer
3 83 (32.17%) C# Developer
4 73 (28.29%) C# .NET Developer
5 51 (19.77%) SQL Developer
6 50 (19.38%) ASP.NET Developer
7 49 (18.99%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 37 (14.34%) Senior Developer
9 31 (12.02%) C# VB.NET Developer
9 31 (12.02%) Senior .NET Developer
9 31 (12.02%) VB.NET Developer
10 29 (11.24%) Support Engineer
11 23 (8.91%) Senior C# .NET Developer
11 23 (8.91%) Senior C# Developer
12 22 (8.53%) Junior
12 22 (8.53%) Junior Developer
13 21 (8.14%) Senior SQL Developer
14 18 (6.98%) Active Directory Engineer
14 18 (6.98%) Active Directory Support
14 18 (6.98%) Active Directory Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 186 (72.09%) .NET
2 140 (54.26%) ASP.NET
3 90 (34.88%) HTML
4 83 (32.17%) CSS
5 45 (17.44%) HTML5
5 45 (17.44%) XML
6 43 (16.67%) jQuery
7 37 (14.34%) .NET Framework
8 34 (13.18%) ASP.NET MVC
9 32 (12.40%) SOAP
10 23 (8.91%) CSS3
11 21 (8.14%) Ajax
12 18 (6.98%) Web Services
13 17 (6.59%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 17 (6.59%) WCF
14 15 (5.81%) Entity Framework
15 14 (5.43%) KnockoutJS
16 13 (5.04%) ASP.NET Web API
17 12 (4.65%) WinForms
17 12 (4.65%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 36 (13.95%) Smartcard
2 34 (13.18%) Computer Science
3 18 (6.98%) Blackberry
3 18 (6.98%) Mathematics
3 18 (6.98%) PKI
3 18 (6.98%) Smartphone
4 9 (3.49%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (3.10%) Streaming Music
6 7 (2.71%) Driving Licence
7 6 (2.33%) User Experience
8 4 (1.55%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.16%) Clustering
9 3 (1.16%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.16%) NHS
9 3 (1.16%) Visualisation
10 2 (0.78%) CMDB
10 2 (0.78%) iPad
10 2 (0.78%) Replication
11 1 (0.39%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.39%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 78 (30.23%) Windows
2 27 (10.47%) Windows Server
3 20 (7.75%) Android
3 20 (7.75%) Apple iOS
4 19 (7.36%) Windows 7
5 18 (6.98%) BlackBerry OS
6 17 (6.59%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (3.88%) Linux
7 10 (3.88%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (2.71%) Unix
9 4 (1.55%) Debian
10 3 (1.16%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.39%) OS/390
11 1 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.39%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.39%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (31.01%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (24.42%) MVC
3 36 (13.95%) Web Development
4 31 (12.02%) Continuous Integration
5 30 (11.63%) E-Commerce
6 28 (10.85%) Software Engineering
7 26 (10.08%) SDLC
8 25 (9.69%) Web Design
9 22 (8.53%) OO
10 21 (8.14%) Integration Testing
10 21 (8.14%) Unit Testing
11 19 (7.36%) Continuous Delivery
11 19 (7.36%) Extreme Programming
12 18 (6.98%) Cybersecurity
12 18 (6.98%) Software Deployment
13 15 (5.81%) CRM
13 15 (5.81%) Scrum
13 15 (5.81%) TDD
14 14 (5.43%) Business Intelligence
15 13 (5.04%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 185 (71.71%) C#
2 153 (59.30%) SQL
3 89 (34.50%) JavaScript
4 68 (26.36%) VB.NET
5 31 (12.02%) Java
6 30 (11.63%) T-SQL
7 27 (10.47%) C++
7 27 (10.47%) VBScript
8 18 (6.98%) Python
9 17 (6.59%) PHP
10 12 (4.65%) PowerShell
11 10 (3.88%) VB
12 5 (1.94%) Ruby
13 4 (1.55%) Delphi
13 4 (1.55%) PL/SQL
14 3 (1.16%) C
14 3 (1.16%) Korn
14 3 (1.16%) Pascal
15 2 (0.78%) Bash Shell
15 2 (0.78%) VBA
Qualifications
1 40 (15.50%) Degree
2 15 (5.81%) SC Cleared
2 15 (5.81%) Security Cleared
3 7 (2.71%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (1.55%) MCDST
5 3 (1.16%) MCAD
5 3 (1.16%) MCSA
6 2 (0.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.39%) HNC
7 1 (0.39%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.33%) SLA
2 5 (1.94%) QA
System Software
1 31 (12.02%) Active Directory
2 9 (3.49%) XenApp
3 8 (3.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (3.10%) vSphere
4 7 (2.71%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (0.39%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (1.16%) SCCM
2 2 (0.78%) Backup Exec
2 2 (0.78%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.39%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 102 (39.53%) Microsoft
2 56 (21.71%) Oracle
3 17 (6.59%) VMware
4 9 (3.49%) Citrix
5 7 (2.71%) IBM
6 6 (2.33%) Adobe
6 6 (2.33%) Telerik
7 5 (1.94%) Red Hat
8 4 (1.55%) Concur
8 4 (1.55%) SAP
9 3 (1.16%) Tableau
10 2 (0.78%) Infor
10 2 (0.78%) NetApp
10 2 (0.78%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.78%) Symantec
11 1 (0.39%) EMC
11 1 (0.39%) JD Edwards
Leicester, Leicestershire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £48,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Market Harborough, Leicestershire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leicestershire
X4 Group
Salary: £27k - 34k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Coalville, Leicestershire
Neustro Consulting Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Ashby-De-La-Zouch, Leicestershire
X4 Group
Salary: £25k - 35k per year + company benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k per year
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicestershire
Vivid Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Market Harborough, Leicestershire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £28k - 35k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Ashby-De-La-Zouch, Leicestershire
Venturi
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus/benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hinckley, Leicestershire
Peninsula
Salary: £35k - 40k per year + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Leicester
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Leicestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £36000 - £41000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicestershire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + car, pension, bonus
Posted: 13 days ago