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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 4 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 236 278 241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 29.39% 39.77% 32.39%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 74.68% 83.73% 75.55%
Number of salaries quoted 213 266 214
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £33,479
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +12.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,300 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
316 332 319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 39.35% 47.50% 42.88%
Number of salaries quoted 283 306 271
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
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 16 September 2014.

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 16 September 2014. 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 -2 127 £40,000 +6.66% 4
Market Harborough +1 24 £37,500 - 1
Lutterworth -3 17 £30,000 -14.28% 2
Coalville - 9 £50,000 - 1
Ashby-de-la-Zouch - 4 £35,000 -
Melton Mowbray +3 3 £31,000 -3.12%
Loughborough -5 3 £37,500 -25.00%
SQL Server
East Midlands

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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.

1 374 (70.30%) .NET
2 299 (56.20%) C#
3 255 (47.93%) SQL
4 244 (45.86%) ASP.NET
5 169 (31.77%) HTML
6 168 (31.58%) JavaScript
7 163 (30.64%) Microsoft
8 160 (30.08%) Agile Software Development
9 149 (28.01%) XML
10 142 (26.69%) CSS
11 138 (25.94%) jQuery
12 131 (24.62%) VB.NET
13 127 (23.87%) MVC
14 118 (22.18%) T-SQL
15 117 (21.99%) Windows
16 92 (17.29%) Ajax
16 92 (17.29%) ASP.NET MVC
17 91 (17.11%) SQL Server 2008
18 90 (16.92%) SQL Server 2012
19 87 (16.35%) Oracle
20 80 (15.04%) MS Excel
21 77 (14.47%) XSLT
22 76 (14.29%) Finance
22 76 (14.29%) HTML5
23 75 (14.10%) SQL Server 2005
24 74 (13.91%) Web Services
25 73 (13.72%) Business Intelligence
25 73 (13.72%) .NET Framework
26 68 (12.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
27 64 (12.03%) LINQ

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 28 (5.26%) SharePoint
1 28 (5.26%) MS Exchange
2 25 (4.70%) Node.js
3 22 (4.14%) IIS
4 14 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2007
5 11 (2.07%) Exchange Server 2010
6 10 (1.88%) WordPress
6 10 (1.88%) Tomcat
7 9 (1.69%) DNN
8 8 (1.50%) Lync
8 8 (1.50%) IBM Notes
8 8 (1.50%) Apache
9 7 (1.32%) CMS
9 7 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2013
9 7 (1.32%) Apache Solr
10 5 (0.94%) Oracle Workflow
11 4 (0.75%) WebLogic
12 3 (0.56%) Umbraco
13 2 (0.38%) SharePoint Server
13 2 (0.38%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 80 (15.04%) MS Excel
2 12 (2.26%) MS Office
3 1 (0.19%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.19%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 27 (5.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (2.63%) Oracle EBS R12
3 6 (1.13%) Magento
4 5 (0.94%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (0.75%) Oracle General Ledger
5 4 (0.75%) Oracle Payables
5 4 (0.75%) Oracle Receivables
5 4 (0.75%) Oracle Applications
6 3 (0.56%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.19%) Sage 200
7 1 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.19%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 1 (0.19%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.32%) Office 365
2 5 (0.94%) IaaS
2 5 (0.94%) PaaS
3 3 (0.56%) SaaS
4 2 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 52 (9.77%) Internet
2 25 (4.70%) LDAP
3 18 (3.38%) DNS
3 18 (3.38%) SAN
4 17 (3.20%) Firewall
5 13 (2.44%) TCP/IP
5 13 (2.44%) DHCP
6 7 (1.32%) LAN
6 7 (1.32%) WAN
7 5 (0.94%) NetScreen
7 5 (0.94%) NetScaler
7 5 (0.94%) Cisco IOS
8 4 (0.75%) Structured Cabling
8 4 (0.75%) Wireless
8 4 (0.75%) CTI
9 1 (0.19%) Intranet
9 1 (0.19%) Extranet
9 1 (0.19%) HTTP
9 1 (0.19%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.19%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (17.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 90 (16.92%) SQL Server 2012
3 75 (14.10%) SQL Server 2005
4 68 (12.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 58 (10.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 46 (8.65%) Data Warehouse
6 46 (8.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 38 (7.14%) Relational Database
8 37 (6.95%) RDBMS
9 35 (6.58%) Crystal Reports
10 28 (5.26%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 26 (4.89%) MySQL
12 25 (4.70%) Oracle Database
13 18 (3.38%) Oracle BI EE
14 17 (3.20%) Oracle Reports
15 14 (2.63%) NoSQL
16 12 (2.26%) OLAP
16 12 (2.26%) DTS
17 11 (2.07%) Oracle Database 11g
18 5 (0.94%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 53 (9.96%) Visual Studio
2 27 (5.08%) Team Foundation Server
3 18 (3.38%) Eclipse
4 16 (3.01%) Git (software)
4 16 (3.01%) Selenium
4 16 (3.01%) NUnit
5 11 (2.07%) Subversion
6 9 (1.69%) CruiseControl
6 9 (1.69%) Rhino Mocks
7 8 (1.50%) Moq
7 8 (1.50%) SoapUI
8 7 (1.32%) Ant
8 7 (1.32%) Maven
9 6 (1.13%) MSTest
9 6 (1.13%) WebDriver
10 5 (0.94%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 3 (0.56%) JIRA
12 2 (0.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 2 (0.38%) Toad
13 1 (0.19%) Jenkins
General
1 76 (14.29%) Finance
2 42 (7.89%) Retail
3 28 (5.26%) Marketing
4 19 (3.57%) Advertising
5 13 (2.44%) Aerospace
6 8 (1.50%) Back Office
6 8 (1.50%) Games
7 7 (1.32%) Legal
8 6 (1.13%) Multimedia
8 6 (1.13%) Telecoms
9 4 (0.75%) Music Industry
9 4 (0.75%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.19%) Electronics
11 1 (0.19%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 368 (69.17%) Developer
2 153 (28.76%) .NET Developer
3 72 (13.53%) Senior Developer
4 68 (12.78%) C# Developer
5 66 (12.41%) Web Developer
6 52 (9.77%) ASP.NET Developer
7 51 (9.59%) Software Developer
8 35 (6.58%) DBA
9 31 (5.83%) C# .NET Developer
10 30 (5.64%) Administrator
10 30 (5.64%) SQL DBA
11 29 (5.45%) Analyst
12 26 (4.89%) SQL Developer
12 26 (4.89%) Senior C# Developer
13 25 (4.70%) C++ Software Developer
13 25 (4.70%) C++ Developer
14 22 (4.14%) Programmer
15 21 (3.95%) Junior
16 20 (3.76%) .NET Programmer
16 20 (3.76%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 374 (70.30%) .NET
2 244 (45.86%) ASP.NET
3 169 (31.77%) HTML
4 149 (28.01%) XML
5 142 (26.69%) CSS
6 138 (25.94%) jQuery
7 92 (17.29%) Ajax
7 92 (17.29%) ASP.NET MVC
8 77 (14.47%) XSLT
9 76 (14.29%) HTML5
10 74 (13.91%) Web Services
11 73 (13.72%) .NET Framework
12 64 (12.03%) LINQ
13 60 (11.28%) CSS3
14 48 (9.02%) XHTML
14 48 (9.02%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 43 (8.08%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 42 (7.89%) WPF
17 39 (7.33%) SOAP
18 37 (6.95%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 51 (9.59%) Computer Science
2 48 (9.02%) Smartcard
2 48 (9.02%) Mathematics
3 37 (6.95%) Analytical Skills
4 25 (4.70%) Blackberry
4 25 (4.70%) PKI
5 18 (3.38%) FMCG
6 16 (3.01%) Clustering
7 14 (2.63%) Fat Client
7 14 (2.63%) Thin Client
8 13 (2.44%) iPhone
9 11 (2.07%) Mobile App
10 7 (1.32%) Tandem
11 5 (0.94%) Inversion of Control
12 4 (0.75%) Data Extraction
12 4 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (0.75%) Replication
13 3 (0.56%) Management Information System
13 3 (0.56%) Digital Media
13 3 (0.56%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 117 (21.99%) Windows
2 38 (7.14%) Android
3 30 (5.64%) Apple iOS
3 30 (5.64%) Linux
4 25 (4.70%) BlackBerry OS
5 20 (3.76%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (3.01%) Windows Server 2012
7 14 (2.63%) UNIX
8 13 (2.44%) Windows XP
9 12 (2.26%) Windows Server 2003
10 11 (2.07%) Windows Vista
11 8 (1.50%) Windows 7
11 8 (1.50%) Windows 8
12 5 (0.94%) HPUX
13 4 (0.75%) CentOS
14 3 (0.56%) AIX
14 3 (0.56%) Solaris
15 1 (0.19%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 160 (30.08%) Agile Software Development
2 127 (23.87%) MVC
3 73 (13.72%) Business Intelligence
4 59 (11.09%) E-Commerce
5 58 (10.90%) TDD
6 57 (10.71%) Software Engineering
7 56 (10.53%) Web Development
8 52 (9.77%) Performance Tuning
9 44 (8.27%) CRM
10 42 (7.89%) Cyber Security
11 39 (7.33%) Web Application Development
12 33 (6.20%) ERP
13 31 (5.83%) Scrum
14 26 (4.89%) Data Analysis
15 25 (4.70%) BDD
16 23 (4.32%) Project Management
16 23 (4.32%) ETL
17 21 (3.95%) Business Analysis
18 20 (3.76%) Disaster Recovery
19 19 (3.57%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 299 (56.20%) C#
2 255 (47.93%) SQL
3 168 (31.58%) JavaScript
4 131 (24.62%) VB.NET
5 118 (22.18%) T-SQL
6 47 (8.83%) Java
7 37 (6.95%) VB
8 32 (6.02%) VBScript
9 26 (4.89%) C++
10 22 (4.14%) PHP
11 17 (3.20%) XAML
12 15 (2.82%) PowerShell
13 14 (2.63%) Ruby
14 8 (1.50%) Shell Script
14 8 (1.50%) VBA
15 5 (0.94%) Python
16 3 (0.56%) C
17 2 (0.38%) XQuery
18 1 (0.19%) Perl
18 1 (0.19%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 36 (6.77%) Degree
2 14 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (1.32%) Security Cleared
4 6 (1.13%) SC Cleared
4 6 (1.13%) Microsoft Certified Master
4 6 (1.13%) MCSM
4 6 (1.13%) MCSE
5 5 (0.94%) MCITP
6 3 (0.56%) ISEB
6 3 (0.56%) ISTQB
6 3 (0.56%) MCTS
7 1 (0.19%) MCDBA
7 1 (0.19%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (0.19%) CCEE
7 1 (0.19%) CCAA
7 1 (0.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.19%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (1.69%) QA
2 5 (0.94%) SLA
3 1 (0.19%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 35 (6.58%) Active Directory
2 16 (3.01%) Hyper-V
2 16 (3.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (2.26%) vSphere
4 7 (1.32%) XenApp
5 3 (0.56%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (0.38%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.19%) XenServer
7 1 (0.19%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (1.32%) SCCM
2 6 (1.13%) SCOM
3 3 (0.56%) Data Guard
4 2 (0.38%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.19%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.19%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.19%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 163 (30.64%) Microsoft
2 87 (16.35%) Oracle
3 25 (4.70%) VMware
4 18 (3.38%) HP
4 18 (3.38%) Informatica
5 12 (2.26%) Citrix
6 10 (1.88%) Facebook
7 9 (1.69%) EMC
8 8 (1.50%) Google
8 8 (1.50%) JD Edwards
8 8 (1.50%) Lotus
9 7 (1.32%) Dell
9 7 (1.32%) Perforce
9 7 (1.32%) ATG
9 7 (1.32%) Demandware
9 7 (1.32%) hybris
9 7 (1.32%) Intershop
10 6 (1.13%) Cisco
11 5 (0.94%) Siebel
11 5 (0.94%) Apple
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