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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 8 5 2
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -3
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 7 18 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lichfield 12.96% 36.73% 34.78%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 33.33% 58.06% 61.54%
Number of salaries quoted 7 17 8
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +6.08%
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
21 31 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lichfield 38.89% 63.27% 56.52%
Number of salaries quoted 20 25 13
Average salary £36,000 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £24,050
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £33,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lichfield

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 35 (94.59%) .NET
2 33 (89.19%) C#
3 27 (72.97%) MVC
4 25 (67.57%) ASP.NET
5 18 (48.65%) Finance
6 16 (43.24%) WCF
7 14 (37.84%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (37.84%) SQL Server 2008
7 14 (37.84%) ASP.NET MVC
8 13 (35.14%) SQL
9 12 (32.43%) HTML
9 12 (32.43%) JavaScript
9 12 (32.43%) TDD
9 12 (32.43%) NUnit
9 12 (32.43%) .NET Framework
9 12 (32.43%) Scrum
9 12 (32.43%) Dependency Injection
9 12 (32.43%) Inversion of Control
9 12 (32.43%) MSTest
9 12 (32.43%) Rhino Mocks
9 12 (32.43%) Moq
9 12 (32.43%) Castle Windsor
9 12 (32.43%) Ninject
9 12 (32.43%) Web Application Development
9 12 (32.43%) Spring.NET
9 12 (32.43%) Continuous Integration
9 12 (32.43%) Kanban
9 12 (32.43%) Enterprise Software
9 12 (32.43%) Unity DI Container
10 11 (29.73%) Entity Framework

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Lichfield by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 4 (10.81%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (2.70%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (13.51%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.11%) MS Office
3 2 (5.41%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (18.92%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (37.84%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (21.62%) MS Access
3 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.70%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.70%) QlikView
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 12 (32.43%) NUnit
1 12 (32.43%) MSTest
1 12 (32.43%) Rhino Mocks
1 12 (32.43%) Moq
2 4 (10.81%) Visual Studio
3 2 (5.41%) ReSharper
General
1 18 (48.65%) Finance
Job Titles
1 31 (83.78%) Developer
2 15 (40.54%) .NET Developer
3 7 (18.92%) C# Developer
3 7 (18.92%) Web Developer
4 5 (13.51%) Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Applications Support
6 2 (5.41%) Service Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Senior Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Support Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Software Developer
6 2 (5.41%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (2.70%) C# Software Developer
7 1 (2.70%) VB.NET Developer
7 1 (2.70%) 1st Line Support
7 1 (2.70%) Report Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (94.59%) .NET
2 25 (67.57%) ASP.NET
3 16 (43.24%) WCF
4 14 (37.84%) ASP.NET MVC
5 12 (32.43%) Spring.NET
5 12 (32.43%) HTML
5 12 (32.43%) .NET Framework
5 12 (32.43%) Castle Windsor
5 12 (32.43%) Ninject
5 12 (32.43%) Unity DI Container
6 11 (29.73%) jQuery
6 11 (29.73%) Entity Framework
7 10 (27.03%) HTML5
7 10 (27.03%) CSS
8 8 (21.62%) CSS3
9 4 (10.81%) SOAP
9 4 (10.81%) Web Services
9 4 (10.81%) XML
9 4 (10.81%) WinForms
9 4 (10.81%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (32.43%) Inversion of Control
1 12 (32.43%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (27.03%) Social Network
3 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.41%) Statistics
4 1 (2.70%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 8 (21.62%) Windows
2 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.70%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (72.97%) MVC
2 14 (37.84%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (32.43%) TDD
3 12 (32.43%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (32.43%) Kanban
3 12 (32.43%) Dependency Injection
3 12 (32.43%) Web Application Development
3 12 (32.43%) Scrum
4 7 (18.92%) Project Management
5 6 (16.22%) Web Development
6 3 (8.11%) Problem Management
6 3 (8.11%) ITIL
6 3 (8.11%) SOA
7 2 (5.41%) MVVM
8 1 (2.70%) SDLC
8 1 (2.70%) Dashboard Development
8 1 (2.70%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (2.70%) OO
8 1 (2.70%) CRM
8 1 (2.70%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (89.19%) C#
2 13 (35.14%) SQL
3 12 (32.43%) JavaScript
4 11 (29.73%) VB
5 8 (21.62%) TypeScript
6 7 (18.92%) VB6
7 5 (13.51%) T-SQL
8 2 (5.41%) VB.NET
9 1 (2.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (2.70%) MCP
1 1 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (8.11%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.70%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (27.03%) Facebook
1 10 (27.03%) Twitter
2 7 (18.92%) Microsoft
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