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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 9 8 10
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 10 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincoln 18.87% 11.11% 7.89%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 37.04% 57.14% 26.09%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 6
Average salary £29,500 £28,250 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.42% -16.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,050 £26,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £31,750 £36,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
27 7 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincoln 50.94% 19.44% 30.26%
Number of salaries quoted 27 7 15
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £36,000 £32,700
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%

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
Salary Histogram in Lincoln

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Lincoln region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Lincoln

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lincoln

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 (69.57%) .NET
2 13 (56.52%) Microsoft
3 12 (52.17%) ASP.NET
4 8 (34.78%) VB.NET
4 8 (34.78%) SQL
5 7 (30.43%) C#
6 6 (26.09%) MVC
6 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (21.74%) TDD
7 5 (21.74%) Alterian
7 5 (21.74%) CMS
7 5 (21.74%) Scrum
7 5 (21.74%) Tandem
7 5 (21.74%) Content Management
7 5 (21.74%) DNN
7 5 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (21.74%) Umbraco
7 5 (21.74%) EPiServer
7 5 (21.74%) Immediacy CMS
7 5 (21.74%) Sitecore CMS
7 5 (21.74%) Sitecore
7 5 (21.74%) RESTful
7 5 (21.74%) Ektron
7 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (21.74%) Dependency Injection
7 5 (21.74%) Kentico
7 5 (21.74%) BDD
7 5 (21.74%) Sitefinity
7 5 (21.74%) Web Application Development
7 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET Web API

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Lincoln by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 5 (21.74%) CMS
1 5 (21.74%) DNN
1 5 (21.74%) Umbraco
1 5 (21.74%) Immediacy CMS
1 5 (21.74%) Sitecore CMS
1 5 (21.74%) Kentico
1 5 (21.74%) Sitefinity
2 4 (17.39%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.35%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.35%) Subversion
2 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (17.39%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Developer
2 10 (43.48%) .NET Developer
3 6 (26.09%) Administrator
4 4 (17.39%) IT Support
4 4 (17.39%) Network Administrator
4 4 (17.39%) Network Support
4 4 (17.39%) Software Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) VB.NET Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Report Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Data Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) DBA
6 2 (8.70%) Senior Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Junior
7 1 (4.35%) Graduate
7 1 (4.35%) Junior Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Senior Software Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Database Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Senior Database Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (69.57%) .NET
2 12 (52.17%) ASP.NET
3 5 (21.74%) RESTful
3 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (13.04%) HTML
4 3 (13.04%) .NET Framework
4 3 (13.04%) jQuery
5 2 (8.70%) CSS
6 1 (4.35%) Web Services
6 1 (4.35%) XML
6 1 (4.35%) WCF
6 1 (4.35%) Entity Framework
6 1 (4.35%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Tandem
2 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.35%) Clustering
4 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) Windows 8
1 4 (17.39%) Windows XP
1 4 (17.39%) Windows
2 2 (8.70%) Linux
2 2 (8.70%) UNIX
3 1 (4.35%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) MVC
1 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (21.74%) TDD
2 5 (21.74%) Scrum
2 5 (21.74%) Content Management
2 5 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (21.74%) Dependency Injection
2 5 (21.74%) BDD
2 5 (21.74%) Web Application Development
3 4 (17.39%) Migration
3 4 (17.39%) Data Modelling
3 4 (17.39%) ETL
4 2 (8.70%) Data Migration
4 2 (8.70%) Data Cleansing
4 2 (8.70%) Data Architecture
4 2 (8.70%) Data Analysis
4 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.35%) E-Commerce
5 1 (4.35%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (34.78%) VB.NET
1 8 (34.78%) SQL
2 7 (30.43%) C#
3 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
4 2 (8.70%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.35%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (4.35%) MCP
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
Vendors
1 13 (56.52%) Microsoft
2 5 (21.74%) Alterian
2 5 (21.74%) EPiServer
2 5 (21.74%) Sitecore
2 5 (21.74%) Ektron
3 3 (13.04%) Oracle
4 2 (8.70%) Business Objects