The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 11 6 5
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 59 96 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 15.32% 20.78% 29.46%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 45.04% 47.76% 68.27%
Number of salaries quoted 50 86 132
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £29,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
SQL Server
Merseyside

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 Liverpool region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
131 201 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 34.03% 43.51% 43.15%
Number of salaries quoted 111 187 193
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

SQL Server Salary Trend in Liverpool

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Liverpool

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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.

1 104 (69.33%) .NET
2 95 (63.33%) C#
3 80 (53.33%) SQL
4 60 (40.00%) ASP.NET
5 46 (30.67%) MVC
5 46 (30.67%) JavaScript
6 40 (26.67%) Java
7 38 (25.33%) HTML
7 38 (25.33%) .NET Framework
8 35 (23.33%) WCF
9 33 (22.00%) Agile Software Development
10 30 (20.00%) T-SQL
11 27 (18.00%) CSS
11 27 (18.00%) Windows
12 26 (17.33%) Data Warehouse
12 26 (17.33%) Business Intelligence
13 25 (16.67%) Linux
14 24 (16.00%) Oracle
15 23 (15.33%) ASP.NET MVC
16 20 (13.33%) Project Management
16 20 (13.33%) Microsoft
16 20 (13.33%) WPF
17 19 (12.67%) UNIX
18 17 (11.33%) ITIL
19 16 (10.67%) VB.NET
19 16 (10.67%) Games
19 16 (10.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 16 (10.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 16 (10.67%) SQL Server 2008
20 15 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 8 (5.33%) IIS
1 8 (5.33%) TIBCO EMS
1 8 (5.33%) Liferay
2 7 (4.67%) Umbraco
3 6 (4.00%) SharePoint
3 6 (4.00%) Node.js
4 3 (2.00%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (2.00%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (2.00%) CMS
5 2 (1.33%) NServiceBus
6 1 (0.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (6.00%) FastStats
2 7 (4.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (5.33%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (0.67%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.67%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.67%) Cognos Controller
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.33%) Internet
2 2 (1.33%) HTTP
2 2 (1.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.67%) Intranet
3 1 (0.67%) Firewall
3 1 (0.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (17.33%) Data Warehouse
2 16 (10.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 16 (10.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 16 (10.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 13 (8.67%) Oracle Database
5 11 (7.33%) MySQL
6 10 (6.67%) Crystal Reports
6 10 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 9 (6.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 9 (6.00%) CorVu
8 8 (5.33%) Oracle Reports
8 8 (5.33%) DB2
8 8 (5.33%) Oracle Database 11g
8 8 (5.33%) Pentaho
9 6 (4.00%) NoSQL
10 5 (3.33%) WhereScape RED
11 4 (2.67%) Relational Database
12 3 (2.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 3 (2.00%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 9 (6.00%) Visual Studio
2 8 (5.33%) Git (software)
3 7 (4.67%) SoapUI
3 7 (4.67%) WebDriver
3 7 (4.67%) Cucumber
3 7 (4.67%) JIRA
3 7 (4.67%) Selenium
4 5 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (3.33%) NUnit
5 4 (2.67%) Subversion
6 3 (2.00%) Rhino Mocks
7 2 (1.33%) Jasmine
8 1 (0.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 16 (10.67%) Games
2 12 (8.00%) Finance
3 8 (5.33%) Legal
4 6 (4.00%) Retail
5 4 (2.67%) Advertising
5 4 (2.67%) Banking
6 2 (1.33%) Back Office
7 1 (0.67%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 83 (55.33%) Developer
2 49 (32.67%) .NET Developer
3 22 (14.67%) Analyst
4 20 (13.33%) Programmer
5 18 (12.00%) Analyst Programmer
6 17 (11.33%) ASP.NET Developer
7 15 (10.00%) C# Developer
8 14 (9.33%) Architect
9 11 (7.33%) Senior Developer
10 10 (6.67%) Technical Architect
10 10 (6.67%) Web Developer
10 10 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 10 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
10 10 (6.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 9 (6.00%) .NET Web Developer
12 8 (5.33%) Support Engineer
12 8 (5.33%) Applications Support
12 8 (5.33%) Applications Support Engineer
13 7 (4.67%) Automation Tester
13 7 (4.67%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (69.33%) .NET
2 60 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 38 (25.33%) HTML
3 38 (25.33%) .NET Framework
4 35 (23.33%) WCF
5 27 (18.00%) CSS
6 23 (15.33%) ASP.NET MVC
7 20 (13.33%) WPF
8 14 (9.33%) jQuery
9 12 (8.00%) SOAP
9 12 (8.00%) Web Services
10 11 (7.33%) XML
11 9 (6.00%) LINQ
12 8 (5.33%) J2EE
12 8 (5.33%) JMS
12 8 (5.33%) RESTful
13 7 (4.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 7 (4.67%) Ajax
13 7 (4.67%) ASP.NET Web API
14 6 (4.00%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.00%) Client/Server
2 11 (7.33%) Tandem
3 9 (6.00%) Computer Science
3 9 (6.00%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (4.67%) Online Games
5 3 (2.00%) GIS
5 3 (2.00%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.33%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.33%) NHS
6 2 (1.33%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.33%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.67%) User Experience
7 1 (0.67%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.67%) New Media
7 1 (0.67%) Open Source
7 1 (0.67%) Replication
7 1 (0.67%) Clustering
7 1 (0.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 27 (18.00%) Windows
2 25 (16.67%) Linux
3 19 (12.67%) UNIX
4 10 (6.67%) Android
5 1 (0.67%) Windows Phone 8
5 1 (0.67%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.67%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (30.67%) MVC
2 33 (22.00%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (17.33%) Business Intelligence
4 20 (13.33%) Project Management
5 17 (11.33%) ITIL
6 14 (9.33%) TDD
7 13 (8.67%) SOA
8 12 (8.00%) Refactoring
8 12 (8.00%) Requirements Analysis
8 12 (8.00%) Software Architecture
9 11 (7.33%) OO
9 11 (7.33%) Web Application Development
10 10 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
11 9 (6.00%) Scrum
12 8 (5.33%) EAI
12 8 (5.33%) Change Management
12 8 (5.33%) Workflow
12 8 (5.33%) Software Engineering
12 8 (5.33%) Business Analysis
12 8 (5.33%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 95 (63.33%) C#
2 80 (53.33%) SQL
3 46 (30.67%) JavaScript
4 40 (26.67%) Java
5 30 (20.00%) T-SQL
6 16 (10.67%) VB.NET
7 14 (9.33%) Ruby
8 9 (6.00%) Shell Script
9 8 (5.33%) PHP
9 8 (5.33%) C++
9 8 (5.33%) Python
10 7 (4.67%) VB
11 5 (3.33%) VB6
11 5 (3.33%) C
12 4 (2.67%) XPath
13 2 (1.33%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.67%) Bourne shell
14 1 (0.67%) Korn
14 1 (0.67%) AWK
14 1 (0.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (8.67%) Degree
2 3 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.67%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.33%) SLA
1 8 (5.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (5.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 8 (5.33%) TIBCO Hawk
2 1 (0.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 24 (16.00%) Oracle
2 20 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 9 (6.00%) Business Objects
4 8 (5.33%) TIBCO
5 4 (2.67%) VMware
6 3 (2.00%) Sitecore
7 2 (1.33%) IBM
7 2 (1.33%) Cognos
7 2 (1.33%) Apple
7 2 (1.33%) Tableau
8 1 (0.67%) Telerik
8 1 (0.67%) Sage
8 1 (0.67%) Teradata
8 1 (0.67%) HP
8 1 (0.67%) Citrix
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Liverpool
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Quindell Plc - Metaskil
Salary: £Competitive
Posted: 20 hours ago
Liverpool
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Circle Recruitment
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Salary: £36000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Parking, Funded Training
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £120 - £163 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £26000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 9 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Liverpool
OHO Group
Salary: £32000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago