The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Lincoln region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 3 9 11
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 10 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincoln 27.78% 7.14% 7.14%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 83.33% 22.22% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 3
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Lincoln
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
12 18 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincoln 33.33% 32.14% 35.71%
Number of salaries quoted 8 14 15
Average salary £33,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.71% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
SQL Server
Lincolnshire

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 18 April 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Lincoln

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lincoln

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 21 (52.50%) C#
1 21 (52.50%) .NET
2 20 (50.00%) Windows
3 19 (47.50%) ASP.NET
4 18 (45.00%) MS Exchange
4 18 (45.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 17 (42.50%) TDD
6 15 (37.50%) Microsoft
7 14 (35.00%) UNIX
7 14 (35.00%) MVC
7 14 (35.00%) VMware
8 13 (32.50%) ASP.NET MVC
9 12 (30.00%) Domain-Driven Design
9 12 (30.00%) MCTS
9 12 (30.00%) WCF
9 12 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 12 (30.00%) Razor View Engine
9 12 (30.00%) CQRS
9 12 (30.00%) Web Application Development
9 12 (30.00%) BDD
9 12 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 12 (30.00%) Blackberry
9 12 (30.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 12 (30.00%) SharePoint
9 12 (30.00%) LAN
9 12 (30.00%) WAN
9 12 (30.00%) MCP
9 12 (30.00%) MCAD
9 12 (30.00%) MCSD
10 11 (27.50%) HPUX

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Lincoln by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 18 (45.00%) MS Exchange
2 12 (30.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 12 (30.00%) SharePoint
3 6 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 6 (15.00%) SharePoint Server
4 3 (7.50%) IIS
5 2 (5.00%) Apache
5 2 (5.00%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (2.50%) WordPress
6 1 (2.50%) ExpressionEngine
6 1 (2.50%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (7.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (30.00%) LAN
1 12 (30.00%) WAN
2 10 (25.00%) SAN
3 2 (5.00%) VPN
3 2 (5.00%) Internet
3 2 (5.00%) Firewall
3 2 (5.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (45.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 8 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (17.50%) Relational Database
4 3 (7.50%) MySQL
5 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.50%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.50%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (12.50%) Subversion
1 5 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.50%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (17.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (55.00%) Developer
2 20 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 11 (27.50%) Support Engineer
4 9 (22.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 9 (22.50%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 6 (15.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (15.00%) Software Developer
6 5 (12.50%) .NET Software Developer
6 5 (12.50%) Support Manager
7 3 (7.50%) Infrastructure Support Manager
7 3 (7.50%) Infrastructure Manager
8 2 (5.00%) C# Developer
8 2 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support
8 2 (5.00%) Administrator
8 2 (5.00%) IT Manager
8 2 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (5.00%) Systems Support
8 2 (5.00%) C# .NET Developer
9 1 (2.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (2.50%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (52.50%) .NET
2 19 (47.50%) ASP.NET
3 13 (32.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 12 (30.00%) WCF
4 12 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 12 (30.00%) Razor View Engine
5 7 (17.50%) jQuery
5 7 (17.50%) HTML
5 7 (17.50%) CSS
6 6 (15.00%) HTML5
7 5 (12.50%) JSON
7 5 (12.50%) Ajax
7 5 (12.50%) XHTML
8 2 (5.00%) Web Services
8 2 (5.00%) XML
8 2 (5.00%) LAMP
8 2 (5.00%) WPF
9 1 (2.50%) .NET Framework
9 1 (2.50%) Ruby on Rails
9 1 (2.50%) Google Maps API
Miscellaneous
1 12 (30.00%) Blackberry
2 5 (12.50%) W3C
3 4 (10.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 20 (50.00%) Windows
2 14 (35.00%) UNIX
3 11 (27.50%) HPUX
4 8 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (42.50%) TDD
2 14 (35.00%) MVC
3 12 (30.00%) Domain-Driven Design
3 12 (30.00%) CQRS
3 12 (30.00%) Web Application Development
3 12 (30.00%) BDD
4 8 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (12.50%) Refactoring
5 5 (12.50%) Software Architecture
6 4 (10.00%) Information Security
7 2 (5.00%) OO
7 2 (5.00%) Migration
7 2 (5.00%) Reverse Engineering
7 2 (5.00%) IT Governance
8 1 (2.50%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (2.50%) OO PHP
8 1 (2.50%) SEO
8 1 (2.50%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 21 (52.50%) C#
2 8 (20.00%) SQL
3 3 (7.50%) PHP
4 2 (5.00%) VB
4 2 (5.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.00%) Perl
5 1 (2.50%) Ruby
5 1 (2.50%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 12 (30.00%) MCTS
1 12 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 12 (30.00%) MCP
1 12 (30.00%) MCAD
1 12 (30.00%) MCSD
2 7 (17.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (7.50%) VCP4
4 1 (2.50%) Degree
4 1 (2.50%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) PCI DSS
1 2 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 4 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 15 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 14 (35.00%) VMware
3 10 (25.00%) HP
4 2 (5.00%) Cisco
4 2 (5.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.50%) Google
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago