The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lichfield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 6 2 6
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +4
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 19 15 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lichfield 33.93% 50.00% 27.27%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 65.52% 71.43% 35.29%
Number of salaries quoted 18 15 6
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -17.72%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
SQL Server
Staffordshire

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 Lichfield region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Lichfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
29 21 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lichfield 51.79% 70.00% 77.27%
Number of salaries quoted 27 20 17
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £39,500 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Lichfield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Lichfield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Lichfield

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Lichfield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Lichfield region.

SQL Server Salary Trend in Lichfield

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Lichfield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Lichfield region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Lichfield

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lichfield

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Lichfield 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 39 (90.70%) .NET
2 36 (83.72%) C#
3 26 (60.47%) ASP.NET
4 25 (58.14%) MVC
5 21 (48.84%) Finance
6 20 (46.51%) SQL
7 16 (37.21%) SQL Server 2008
8 15 (34.88%) WCF
8 15 (34.88%) VB
9 13 (30.23%) HTML
9 13 (30.23%) JavaScript
9 13 (30.23%) Windows
9 13 (30.23%) .NET Framework
10 12 (27.91%) Enterprise Software
10 12 (27.91%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (25.58%) CSS
11 11 (25.58%) Entity Framework
11 11 (25.58%) jQuery
11 11 (25.58%) ASP.NET MVC
12 10 (23.26%) Dependency Injection
12 10 (23.26%) Inversion of Control
12 10 (23.26%) MSTest
12 10 (23.26%) HTML5
12 10 (23.26%) Rhino Mocks
12 10 (23.26%) Moq
12 10 (23.26%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (23.26%) Kanban
12 10 (23.26%) Social Network
12 10 (23.26%) Castle Windsor
12 10 (23.26%) Ninject

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Lichfield by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Lichfield 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 7 (16.28%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.98%) IIS
3 1 (2.33%) CMS
3 1 (2.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 9 (20.93%) MS Excel
2 4 (9.30%) MS Office
3 3 (6.98%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (16.28%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (6.98%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) Firewall
1 1 (2.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (37.21%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (18.60%) MS Access
3 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.33%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (2.33%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 10 (23.26%) MSTest
1 10 (23.26%) Rhino Mocks
1 10 (23.26%) Moq
1 10 (23.26%) NUnit
2 4 (9.30%) Visual Studio
3 2 (4.65%) ReSharper
General
1 21 (48.84%) Finance
Job Titles
1 32 (74.42%) Developer
2 13 (30.23%) .NET Developer
3 8 (18.60%) Analyst
3 8 (18.60%) Web Developer
4 7 (16.28%) C# Developer
5 6 (13.95%) Applications Support
6 5 (11.63%) Support Analyst
7 4 (9.30%) Applications Support Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (4.65%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Senior Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Software Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Service Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) Service Desk Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (2.33%) Hardware Engineer
9 1 (2.33%) Help Desk Engineer
9 1 (2.33%) VB.NET Developer
9 1 (2.33%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 1 (2.33%) Report Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (90.70%) .NET
2 26 (60.47%) ASP.NET
3 15 (34.88%) WCF
4 13 (30.23%) HTML
4 13 (30.23%) .NET Framework
5 11 (25.58%) CSS
5 11 (25.58%) Entity Framework
5 11 (25.58%) jQuery
5 11 (25.58%) ASP.NET MVC
6 10 (23.26%) HTML5
6 10 (23.26%) Castle Windsor
6 10 (23.26%) Ninject
6 10 (23.26%) Spring.NET
6 10 (23.26%) Unity DI Container
7 8 (18.60%) CSS3
8 4 (9.30%) SOAP
8 4 (9.30%) Web Services
8 4 (9.30%) XML
9 3 (6.98%) LINQ
10 2 (4.65%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 12 (27.91%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (23.26%) Inversion of Control
2 10 (23.26%) Social Network
3 4 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.98%) Statistics
5 1 (2.33%) Clustering
5 1 (2.33%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.33%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 13 (30.23%) Windows
2 5 (11.63%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (11.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (6.98%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (58.14%) MVC
2 12 (27.91%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (23.26%) Dependency Injection
3 10 (23.26%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (23.26%) Kanban
3 10 (23.26%) Web Application Development
3 10 (23.26%) TDD
3 10 (23.26%) Scrum
4 7 (16.28%) Web Development
4 7 (16.28%) Project Management
5 4 (9.30%) Problem Management
5 4 (9.30%) ITIL
5 4 (9.30%) SOA
6 3 (6.98%) CRM
6 3 (6.98%) Time Management
7 2 (4.65%) Incident Management
7 2 (4.65%) Change Management
8 1 (2.33%) Software Engineering
8 1 (2.33%) Migration
8 1 (2.33%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 36 (83.72%) C#
2 20 (46.51%) SQL
3 15 (34.88%) VB
4 13 (30.23%) JavaScript
5 8 (18.60%) TypeScript
6 7 (16.28%) VB6
7 5 (11.63%) T-SQL
8 3 (6.98%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (4.65%) MCP
1 2 (4.65%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (9.30%) Hyper-V
2 2 (4.65%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (23.26%) Facebook
1 10 (23.26%) Twitter
2 8 (18.60%) Microsoft
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