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

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 7 3 7
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +4
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 8 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lichfield 17.02% 33.33% 28.57%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 47.06% 61.54% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 6
Average salary £31,250 £30,000 £18,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +62.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £28,750 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £35,000 £27,250
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
17 13 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lichfield 36.17% 54.17% 57.14%
Number of salaries quoted 14 11 12
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +30.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £27,500 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,750 £23,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 23 September 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Lichfield

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lichfield

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 (88.46%) .NET
2 20 (76.92%) ASP.NET
3 18 (69.23%) SQL
4 15 (57.69%) VB.NET
5 14 (53.85%) C#
6 13 (50.00%) T-SQL
6 13 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 11 (42.31%) JavaScript
8 9 (34.62%) HTML
8 9 (34.62%) CSS
9 5 (19.23%) Software Engineering
9 5 (19.23%) Web Development
9 5 (19.23%) Degree
9 5 (19.23%) SCADA
9 5 (19.23%) Computer Science
9 5 (19.23%) C++
9 5 (19.23%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (15.38%) Relational Database
10 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 4 (15.38%) VB
10 4 (15.38%) Business Continuity
10 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
10 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (11.54%) .NET Framework
11 3 (11.54%) MVC
11 3 (11.54%) Windows
11 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
11 3 (11.54%) jQuery

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Lichfield by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 (7.69%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (19.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (15.38%) Relational Database
3 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (7.69%) DTS
4 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (3.85%) MS Access
General
1 2 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 23 (88.46%) Developer
2 10 (38.46%) .NET Developer
3 7 (26.92%) Software Developer
4 6 (23.08%) VB.NET Developer
5 5 (19.23%) Systems Developer
5 5 (19.23%) Software Engineer
5 5 (19.23%) Programmer
6 4 (15.38%) Senior Developer
6 4 (15.38%) Systems Programmer
6 4 (15.38%) .NET Programmer
6 4 (15.38%) Software Programmer
7 3 (11.54%) Junior Software Developer
7 3 (11.54%) Junior Developer
7 3 (11.54%) Senior .NET Developer
7 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (11.54%) Junior
8 2 (7.69%) Support Analyst
8 2 (7.69%) Analyst
8 2 (7.69%) Web Developer
8 2 (7.69%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (88.46%) .NET
2 20 (76.92%) ASP.NET
3 9 (34.62%) CSS
3 9 (34.62%) HTML
4 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 3 (11.54%) .NET Framework
5 3 (11.54%) jQuery
6 2 (7.69%) HTML5
6 2 (7.69%) MDX
6 2 (7.69%) WinForms
6 2 (7.69%) CSS3
7 1 (3.85%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) SCADA
1 5 (19.23%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.69%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) Windows
2 1 (3.85%) Windows XP
2 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (19.23%) Software Engineering
1 5 (19.23%) Web Development
2 4 (15.38%) Business Continuity
3 3 (11.54%) MVC
4 2 (7.69%) ETL
4 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.85%) Project Management
5 1 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.85%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 18 (69.23%) SQL
2 15 (57.69%) VB.NET
3 14 (53.85%) C#
4 13 (50.00%) T-SQL
5 11 (42.31%) JavaScript
6 5 (19.23%) C++
7 4 (15.38%) VB
8 1 (3.85%) VB6
8 1 (3.85%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle