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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 7 3 10
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +7
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 14 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lichfield 21.21% 22.22% 17.65%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 58.33% 54.55% 23.08%
Number of salaries quoted 14 5 6
Average salary £31,500 £32,500 £31,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.07% +2.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,800 £27,800 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £33,750
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
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
24 11 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lichfield 36.36% 40.74% 76.47%
Number of salaries quoted 22 10 26
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £32,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 28 November 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Lichfield

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lichfield

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 23 (85.19%) SQL
1 23 (85.19%) .NET
2 17 (62.96%) ASP.NET
3 14 (51.85%) VB.NET
4 13 (48.15%) T-SQL
4 13 (48.15%) HTML
5 12 (44.44%) JavaScript
5 12 (44.44%) C#
5 12 (44.44%) CSS
6 6 (22.22%) Finance
6 6 (22.22%) Windows
6 6 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
7 5 (18.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (14.81%) Software Engineering
8 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (14.81%) Web Services
8 4 (14.81%) Visual Studio
8 4 (14.81%) .NET Framework
8 4 (14.81%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 3 (11.11%) CSS3
9 3 (11.11%) Relational Database
9 3 (11.11%) HTML5
9 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (11.11%) Degree
9 3 (11.11%) WCF
9 3 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
9 3 (11.11%) SCADA
9 3 (11.11%) Computer Science
9 3 (11.11%) C++

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Lichfield by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 2 (7.41%) IIS
1 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.70%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (18.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (11.11%) Relational Database
4 2 (7.41%) DTS
4 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (3.70%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Visual Studio
2 2 (7.41%) ReSharper
3 1 (3.70%) MSTest
General
1 6 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 22 (81.48%) Developer
2 10 (37.04%) .NET Developer
3 8 (29.63%) VB.NET Developer
4 6 (22.22%) Software Developer
5 4 (14.81%) Software Engineer
5 4 (14.81%) C# Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Applications Support
6 3 (11.11%) Systems Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Junior
6 3 (11.11%) Senior Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Programmer
6 3 (11.11%) Junior Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Software Programmer
6 3 (11.11%) Systems Programmer
6 3 (11.11%) .NET Programmer
7 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Senior .NET Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Junior Software Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (85.19%) .NET
2 17 (62.96%) ASP.NET
3 13 (48.15%) HTML
4 12 (44.44%) CSS
5 4 (14.81%) Web Services
5 4 (14.81%) .NET Framework
5 4 (14.81%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 3 (11.11%) CSS3
6 3 (11.11%) HTML5
6 3 (11.11%) WCF
7 2 (7.41%) LINQ
7 2 (7.41%) jQuery
7 2 (7.41%) MDX
7 2 (7.41%) XML
7 2 (7.41%) WinForms
7 2 (7.41%) SOAP
7 2 (7.41%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) SCADA
1 3 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.41%) Data Integration
2 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (22.22%) Windows
2 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (14.81%) Software Engineering
2 3 (11.11%) CRM
2 3 (11.11%) MVC
3 2 (7.41%) SOA
3 2 (7.41%) ETL
3 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (3.70%) Project Management
4 1 (3.70%) Change Management
4 1 (3.70%) OO
4 1 (3.70%) OOD
4 1 (3.70%) Test Management
4 1 (3.70%) Test Scripting
4 1 (3.70%) Time Management
4 1 (3.70%) Test Automation
4 1 (3.70%) Test Strategy
4 1 (3.70%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 23 (85.19%) SQL
2 14 (51.85%) VB.NET
3 13 (48.15%) T-SQL
4 12 (44.44%) C#
4 12 (44.44%) JavaScript
5 3 (11.11%) C++
5 3 (11.11%) VB
6 1 (3.70%) VB6
6 1 (3.70%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (3.70%) ISEB
2 1 (3.70%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) SLA
1 1 (3.70%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
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