The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 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 Liverpool region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 6 8 6
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 89 88 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 17.12% 18.30% 23.50%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 48.63% 39.29% 69.06%
Number of salaries quoted 81 81 119
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
183 224 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 35.19% 46.57% 34.02%
Number of salaries quoted 161 210 169
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,963 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
SQL Server
Merseyside

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 29 July 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Liverpool

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 141 (67.14%) .NET
2 125 (59.52%) C#
3 96 (45.71%) SQL
4 71 (33.81%) ASP.NET
5 63 (30.00%) JavaScript
6 48 (22.86%) HTML
7 46 (21.90%) Java
8 44 (20.95%) Oracle
9 40 (19.05%) WCF
10 39 (18.57%) Windows
11 37 (17.62%) Linux
11 37 (17.62%) VB.NET
12 36 (17.14%) MVC
13 35 (16.67%) XML
14 33 (15.71%) Business Intelligence
15 31 (14.76%) T-SQL
16 30 (14.29%) CSS
17 29 (13.81%) ITIL
17 29 (13.81%) Degree
18 28 (13.33%) WPF
18 28 (13.33%) Microsoft
18 28 (13.33%) Oracle Database
19 27 (12.86%) ASP.NET MVC
19 27 (12.86%) UNIX
20 26 (12.38%) OO
20 26 (12.38%) .NET Framework
20 26 (12.38%) Android
20 26 (12.38%) SQL Server 2012
21 25 (11.90%) MySQL
22 24 (11.43%) SharePoint

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 24 (11.43%) SharePoint
2 14 (6.67%) Liferay
3 12 (5.71%) TIBCO EMS
4 4 (1.90%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (1.43%) Node.js
5 3 (1.43%) Umbraco
5 3 (1.43%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (1.43%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (1.43%) CMS
6 2 (0.95%) WorkSite
6 2 (0.95%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.48%) IIS
7 1 (0.48%) Apache
7 1 (0.48%) Lync
Applications
1 16 (7.62%) FastStats
2 11 (5.24%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.48%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (5.71%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.48%) Cognos Controller
3 1 (0.48%) Line 500
3 1 (0.48%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.48%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.48%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.48%) Visualfiles
3 1 (0.48%) SalesLogix
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.95%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (0.95%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.33%) Internet
2 2 (0.95%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (0.95%) HTTP
2 2 (0.95%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.48%) VPN
3 1 (0.48%) SAN
3 1 (0.48%) Intranet
3 1 (0.48%) Network Security
3 1 (0.48%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (13.33%) Oracle Database
2 26 (12.38%) SQL Server 2012
3 25 (11.90%) MySQL
4 24 (11.43%) Data Warehouse
5 21 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 20 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 20 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 17 (8.10%) Crystal Reports
8 14 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
8 14 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
8 14 (6.67%) Pentaho
8 14 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
9 13 (6.19%) SQL Server 2000
10 12 (5.71%) DB2
11 10 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 9 (4.29%) CorVu
13 5 (2.38%) WhereScape RED
13 5 (2.38%) OLAP
14 4 (1.90%) MS Access
14 4 (1.90%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 13 (6.19%) Subversion
2 12 (5.71%) Visual Studio
2 12 (5.71%) NUnit
3 10 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (4.76%) Rhino Mocks
4 8 (3.81%) Cucumber
4 8 (3.81%) SoapUI
4 8 (3.81%) Selenium
5 7 (3.33%) Git (software)
6 5 (2.38%) WebDriver
6 5 (2.38%) JIRA
7 4 (1.90%) MSBuild
7 4 (1.90%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 2 (0.95%) Jasmine
General
1 16 (7.62%) Games
2 11 (5.24%) Retail
3 9 (4.29%) Legal
3 9 (4.29%) Finance
4 4 (1.90%) Advertising
5 3 (1.43%) Back Office
6 2 (0.95%) Banking
7 1 (0.48%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.48%) Law
7 1 (0.48%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 115 (54.76%) Developer
2 52 (24.76%) .NET Developer
3 36 (17.14%) Analyst
4 28 (13.33%) Programmer
5 24 (11.43%) C# Developer
6 23 (10.95%) Software Developer
7 21 (10.00%) Analyst Programmer
8 20 (9.52%) Senior Developer
9 17 (8.10%) Architect
9 17 (8.10%) Support Engineer
9 17 (8.10%) Applications Support
10 16 (7.62%) ASP.NET Developer
10 16 (7.62%) Applications Support Engineer
10 16 (7.62%) C# .NET Developer
11 14 (6.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 13 (6.19%) Technical Architect
13 12 (5.71%) Senior .NET Developer
14 11 (5.24%) Team Leader
14 11 (5.24%) Web Developer
15 10 (4.76%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 141 (67.14%) .NET
2 71 (33.81%) ASP.NET
3 48 (22.86%) HTML
4 40 (19.05%) WCF
5 35 (16.67%) XML
6 30 (14.29%) CSS
7 28 (13.33%) WPF
8 27 (12.86%) ASP.NET MVC
9 26 (12.38%) .NET Framework
10 23 (10.95%) jQuery
11 22 (10.48%) Ajax
12 16 (7.62%) SOAP
13 14 (6.67%) J2EE
14 13 (6.19%) Web Services
15 12 (5.71%) XSLT
15 12 (5.71%) JMS
15 12 (5.71%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 10 (4.76%) Castle Windsor
16 10 (4.76%) Razor View Engine
16 10 (4.76%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 24 (11.43%) Computer Science
2 12 (5.71%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (5.71%) Client/Server
3 11 (5.24%) Tandem
4 5 (2.38%) Online Games
5 4 (1.90%) N-Tier
6 3 (1.43%) GIS
6 3 (1.43%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.43%) Open Source
7 2 (0.95%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.95%) NHS
8 1 (0.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.48%) Replication
8 1 (0.48%) Clustering
8 1 (0.48%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 39 (18.57%) Windows
2 37 (17.62%) Linux
3 27 (12.86%) UNIX
4 26 (12.38%) Android
5 2 (0.95%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.48%) Windows Phone 8
6 1 (0.48%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.48%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.48%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.48%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (17.14%) MVC
2 33 (15.71%) Business Intelligence
3 29 (13.81%) ITIL
4 26 (12.38%) OO
5 21 (10.00%) TDD
6 20 (9.52%) Project Management
7 17 (8.10%) Web Application Development
7 17 (8.10%) Android Development
8 15 (7.14%) ITIL V2
8 15 (7.14%) Problem Management
8 15 (7.14%) Workflow
9 14 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
9 14 (6.67%) SOA
10 12 (5.71%) EAI
10 12 (5.71%) Change Management
10 12 (5.71%) Scrum
10 12 (5.71%) Requirements Analysis
10 12 (5.71%) Refactoring
11 11 (5.24%) Web Development
11 11 (5.24%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 125 (59.52%) C#
2 96 (45.71%) SQL
3 63 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 46 (21.90%) Java
5 37 (17.62%) VB.NET
6 31 (14.76%) T-SQL
7 20 (9.52%) VB
8 16 (7.62%) VB6
9 15 (7.14%) Ruby
9 15 (7.14%) PHP
10 13 (6.19%) Shell Script
11 12 (5.71%) Python
12 9 (4.29%) C++
13 5 (2.38%) C
13 5 (2.38%) VBA
14 4 (1.90%) XPath
15 2 (0.95%) XAML
16 1 (0.48%) AWK
16 1 (0.48%) VC++
16 1 (0.48%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 29 (13.81%) Degree
2 3 (1.43%) ISEB
2 3 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (0.48%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.14%) QA
2 12 (5.71%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (2.86%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.48%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 14 (6.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 12 (5.71%) TIBCO Hawk
3 3 (1.43%) SCCM
Vendors
1 44 (20.95%) Oracle
2 28 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 16 (7.62%) Business Objects
4 12 (5.71%) TIBCO
5 8 (3.81%) Apple
6 6 (2.86%) VMware
6 6 (2.86%) Sybase
7 3 (1.43%) Citrix
7 3 (1.43%) Telerik
7 3 (1.43%) Sitecore
8 2 (0.95%) Sage
8 2 (0.95%) IBM
9 1 (0.48%) HP
9 1 (0.48%) PeopleSoft
9 1 (0.48%) Cognos
9 1 (0.48%) Tableau
9 1 (0.48%) Nintex
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 1 hour ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 1 hour ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Salary: £34000 - £38000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £32000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
ETS Technical Selection Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Spring Technology
Salary: £37000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
The MRJ Group
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £37000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 14 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Liverpool
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £35,000 - £37,000
Posted: 21 days ago
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Liverpool Direct
Salary: From £34,894 to £39,351 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
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Salary: £35,000 circa
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