The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lincoln region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 3 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 11 30 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincoln 16.18% 47.62% 37.23%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 37.93% 68.18% 72.92%
Number of salaries quoted 8 30 35
Average salary £42,500 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.66% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,950 £35,100 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SQL Server
Lincolnshire

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 Lincoln region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Lincoln
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
29 44 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincoln 42.65% 69.84% 51.06%
Number of salaries quoted 24 44 46
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £29,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £37,750 £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Lincoln

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Lincoln

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Lincoln

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

SQL Server Salary Trend in Lincoln

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lincoln

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Lincoln 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 16 (59.26%) XML
2 14 (51.85%) MS Excel
2 14 (51.85%) Web Services
3 13 (48.15%) Ajax
3 13 (48.15%) jQuery
3 13 (48.15%) HTML
3 13 (48.15%) .NET
3 13 (48.15%) ASP.NET
3 13 (48.15%) CSS
3 13 (48.15%) C#
3 13 (48.15%) JavaScript
4 9 (33.33%) Windows
4 9 (33.33%) SQL
4 9 (33.33%) XSD
4 9 (33.33%) XSL
4 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 9 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
4 9 (33.33%) MVC
4 9 (33.33%) Web Application Development
4 9 (33.33%) N-Tier
4 9 (33.33%) .NET Framework
4 9 (33.33%) WSDL
4 9 (33.33%) RESTful
4 9 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 9 (33.33%) HTML5
4 9 (33.33%) CSS3
5 7 (25.93%) IIS
5 7 (25.93%) Linux
6 6 (22.22%) UNIX
6 6 (22.22%) Oracle

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Lincoln by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Lincoln 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 (25.93%) IIS
2 3 (11.11%) Apache
3 2 (7.41%) MS Exchange
4 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 14 (51.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.81%) SaaS
2 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) SMTP
1 4 (14.81%) DNS
2 1 (3.70%) Internet
2 1 (3.70%) Firewall
2 1 (3.70%) Network Security
2 1 (3.70%) VPN
2 1 (3.70%) LAN
2 1 (3.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) MySQL
2 4 (14.81%) Oracle Database
3 2 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (3.70%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (11.11%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.70%) Retail
3 1 (3.70%) Back Office
3 1 (3.70%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) Team Leader
1 8 (29.63%) Development Team Leader
2 7 (25.93%) Administrator
3 5 (18.52%) Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Web Developer
4 4 (14.81%) DBA
4 4 (14.81%) Oracle DBA
4 4 (14.81%) SQL DBA
4 4 (14.81%) Lead Web Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Lead Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (7.41%) Data Architect
6 2 (7.41%) Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Architect
6 2 (7.41%) Business Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Business Architect
6 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (7.41%) Report Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence Architect
6 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Data Warehouse Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (59.26%) XML
2 14 (51.85%) Web Services
3 13 (48.15%) jQuery
3 13 (48.15%) HTML
3 13 (48.15%) .NET
3 13 (48.15%) ASP.NET
3 13 (48.15%) CSS
3 13 (48.15%) Ajax
4 9 (33.33%) .NET Framework
4 9 (33.33%) WSDL
4 9 (33.33%) RESTful
4 9 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 9 (33.33%) HTML5
4 9 (33.33%) CSS3
4 9 (33.33%) XSD
4 9 (33.33%) XSL
5 4 (14.81%) XHTML
5 4 (14.81%) WCF
5 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET 2.0
6 2 (7.41%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (33.33%) N-Tier
2 4 (14.81%) Graphic Design
2 4 (14.81%) Life Science
3 1 (3.70%) SCADA
3 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (33.33%) Windows
2 7 (25.93%) Linux
3 6 (22.22%) UNIX
4 4 (14.81%) Apple iOS
4 4 (14.81%) Android
4 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (7.41%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
1 9 (33.33%) MVC
1 9 (33.33%) Web Application Development
2 4 (14.81%) Android Development
2 4 (14.81%) iOS Development
2 4 (14.81%) Web Development
2 4 (14.81%) OOD
2 4 (14.81%) OO
2 4 (14.81%) Business Analysis
3 2 (7.41%) Software Testing
3 2 (7.41%) Data Analysis
3 2 (7.41%) ERP
3 2 (7.41%) Data Modelling
3 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (7.41%) Performance Management
4 1 (3.70%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (3.70%) DevOps
4 1 (3.70%) Migration
4 1 (3.70%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 13 (48.15%) C#
1 13 (48.15%) JavaScript
2 9 (33.33%) SQL
3 4 (14.81%) PHP
4 2 (7.41%) VBA
4 2 (7.41%) Perl
5 1 (3.70%) C++
5 1 (3.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) HND
2 2 (7.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) SLA
2 1 (3.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (22.22%) Oracle
3 4 (14.81%) Business Objects
4 3 (11.11%) Red Hat
5 2 (7.41%) VMware
6 1 (3.70%) Cisco
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