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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 3 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 84 97 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 25.23% 22.82% 21.72%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 67.20% 57.06% 42.91%
Number of salaries quoted 60 71 116
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,950 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
125 170 289
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 37.54% 40.00% 50.61%
Number of salaries quoted 98 133 276
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +18.05%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

The demand trend of job ads across the Liverpool region citing SQL Server as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 3 May 2016.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Liverpool

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT jobs citing SQL Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Liverpool region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 82 (48.24%) Microsoft
2 64 (37.65%) .NET
3 60 (35.29%) SQL
4 54 (31.76%) C#
5 52 (30.59%) MVC
6 50 (29.41%) Business Intelligence
6 50 (29.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 47 (27.65%) Agile Software Development
8 44 (25.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 42 (24.71%) ASP.NET
10 41 (24.12%) SQL Server 2008
11 40 (23.53%) User Acceptance Testing
12 39 (22.94%) .NET Framework
12 39 (22.94%) SQL Server 2014
13 37 (21.76%) Data Warehouse
14 36 (21.18%) ITIL
14 36 (21.18%) Finance
14 36 (21.18%) Git (software)
15 34 (20.00%) Oracle
15 34 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
16 33 (19.41%) ASP.NET MVC
16 33 (19.41%) Banking
17 32 (18.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 32 (18.82%) Windows
18 30 (17.65%) Wealth Management
18 30 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 30 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
19 29 (17.06%) Relational Database
19 29 (17.06%) MS Office
20 28 (16.47%) Time Management

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 26 (15.29%) Node.js
2 13 (7.65%) CMS
3 7 (4.12%) BizTalk Server
3 7 (4.12%) Tomcat
4 6 (3.53%) SharePoint
5 4 (2.35%) EPiServer CMS
5 4 (2.35%) IIS
5 4 (2.35%) MS Exchange
6 3 (1.76%) Apache
6 3 (1.76%) Apache Pig
6 3 (1.76%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (1.76%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (1.18%) K2 blackpearl
7 2 (1.18%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.59%) JBoss
8 1 (0.59%) WebSphere
Applications
1 29 (17.06%) MS Office
2 22 (12.94%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.18%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.59%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (6.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (2.94%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.59%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.59%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.12%) Office 365
2 5 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.35%) SaaS
4 3 (1.76%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.59%) IaaS
5 1 (0.59%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.94%) Firewall
2 3 (1.76%) Internet
2 3 (1.76%) Intranet
2 3 (1.76%) VPN
3 2 (1.18%) DHCP
3 2 (1.18%) DNS
3 2 (1.18%) IP Telephony
4 1 (0.59%) DSL
4 1 (0.59%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (0.59%) FTP
4 1 (0.59%) iSCSI
4 1 (0.59%) LAN
4 1 (0.59%) MPLS
4 1 (0.59%) NetScaler
4 1 (0.59%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (0.59%) SAN
4 1 (0.59%) SSL
4 1 (0.59%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.59%) VPLS
4 1 (0.59%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (29.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 44 (25.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 41 (24.12%) SQL Server 2008
4 39 (22.94%) SQL Server 2014
5 37 (21.76%) Data Warehouse
6 34 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 32 (18.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 29 (17.06%) Relational Database
9 28 (16.47%) NoSQL
10 27 (15.88%) Oracle BI EE
11 25 (14.71%) Oracle ODI
11 25 (14.71%) Power BI
12 22 (12.94%) RDBMS
13 7 (4.12%) Big Data
13 7 (4.12%) Hadoop
14 5 (2.94%) Oracle Reports
15 3 (1.76%) Apache Hive
15 3 (1.76%) BusinessObjects
15 3 (1.76%) MS Access
15 3 (1.76%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 36 (21.18%) Git (software)
2 17 (10.00%) JIRA
3 8 (4.71%) Selenium
4 5 (2.94%) Bitbucket
4 5 (2.94%) Subversion
5 4 (2.35%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (2.35%) TeamCity
6 3 (1.76%) Bugzilla
6 3 (1.76%) Grunt
6 3 (1.76%) Hudson
6 3 (1.76%) Jenkins
6 3 (1.76%) MSTest
6 3 (1.76%) NUnit
6 3 (1.76%) Visual Studio
7 2 (1.18%) CruiseControl
8 1 (0.59%) LoadUI
8 1 (0.59%) Moq
8 1 (0.59%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.59%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 36 (21.18%) Finance
2 33 (19.41%) Banking
3 5 (2.94%) Law
4 4 (2.35%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.76%) Legal
6 2 (1.18%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.59%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 99 (58.24%) Developer
2 48 (28.24%) Analyst
3 46 (27.06%) .NET Developer
4 32 (18.82%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 24 (14.12%) Applications Support
5 24 (14.12%) Applications Support Analyst
5 24 (14.12%) Support Analyst
6 16 (9.41%) Banking Analyst
7 15 (8.82%) C# Developer
8 13 (7.65%) DBA
9 12 (7.06%) C# .NET Developer
10 11 (6.47%) SQL DBA
10 11 (6.47%) SQL Developer
11 10 (5.88%) Systems Analyst
12 8 (4.71%) Test Analyst
13 7 (4.12%) Senior Analyst
14 6 (3.53%) Administrator
14 6 (3.53%) Business Developer
14 6 (3.53%) Senior Applications Support
14 6 (3.53%) Senior Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (37.65%) .NET
2 42 (24.71%) ASP.NET
3 39 (22.94%) .NET Framework
4 33 (19.41%) ASP.NET MVC
5 30 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 27 (15.88%) WCF
7 26 (15.29%) ASP.NET Web API
7 26 (15.29%) Code First Entity Framework
7 26 (15.29%) Entity Framework
7 26 (15.29%) RESTful
8 14 (8.24%) HTML
9 12 (7.06%) HTML5
10 11 (6.47%) CSS
11 6 (3.53%) Web Services
12 5 (2.94%) XML
13 4 (2.35%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 4 (2.35%) JSON
13 4 (2.35%) XSLT
14 3 (1.76%) REST
14 3 (1.76%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 30 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (12.94%) Credit Risk
2 22 (12.94%) SWIFT
3 16 (9.41%) Mathematics
4 10 (5.88%) Management Information System
4 10 (5.88%) Replication
5 9 (5.29%) Data Integration
6 5 (2.94%) Computer Science
6 5 (2.94%) Mobile App
7 4 (2.35%) Clustering
8 3 (1.76%) Visualisation
9 2 (1.18%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (1.18%) Statistics
9 2 (1.18%) User Experience
10 1 (0.59%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.59%) HP StoreVirtual
10 1 (0.59%) Inversion of Control
10 1 (0.59%) iPad
10 1 (0.59%) NHS
10 1 (0.59%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 32 (18.82%) Windows
2 16 (9.41%) Windows Server
3 15 (8.82%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (4.71%) Android
5 5 (2.94%) Linux
5 5 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.18%) Unix
6 2 (1.18%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.18%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (30.59%) MVC
2 50 (29.41%) Business Intelligence
3 47 (27.65%) Agile Software Development
4 40 (23.53%) User Acceptance Testing
5 36 (21.18%) ITIL
6 30 (17.65%) Wealth Management
7 28 (16.47%) Time Management
8 27 (15.88%) TDD
9 26 (15.29%) BDD
9 26 (15.29%) Web Application Development
10 22 (12.94%) Change Management
10 22 (12.94%) Data Analysis
10 22 (12.94%) Stakeholder Management
11 16 (9.41%) Service Delivery
12 13 (7.65%) ETL
13 11 (6.47%) CRM
13 11 (6.47%) ITIL V3
14 10 (5.88%) Release Management
15 9 (5.29%) Manual Testing
15 9 (5.29%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 60 (35.29%) SQL
2 54 (31.76%) C#
3 26 (15.29%) Ruby
4 24 (14.12%) T-SQL
5 17 (10.00%) C
6 8 (4.71%) JavaScript
7 5 (2.94%) Java
7 5 (2.94%) PowerShell
8 4 (2.35%) VB
8 4 (2.35%) XPath
9 3 (1.76%) Shell Script
9 3 (1.76%) VB6
10 2 (1.18%) ANSI SQL
10 2 (1.18%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 2 (1.18%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 26 (15.29%) Degree
2 16 (9.41%) ISTQB
2 16 (9.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (2.94%) MCSE
3 5 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (1.76%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (1.76%) MCITP
4 3 (1.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.59%) CCNA
5 1 (0.59%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.59%) EMC Certification
5 1 (0.59%) ISEB
5 1 (0.59%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (13.53%) SLA
2 5 (2.94%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.18%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.76%) Active Directory
1 3 (1.76%) HDFS
1 3 (1.76%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (1.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.59%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.59%) vSphere
2 1 (0.59%) XenApp
2 1 (0.59%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (0.59%) AirWatch
1 1 (0.59%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 82 (48.24%) Microsoft
2 34 (20.00%) Oracle
3 22 (12.94%) Bloomberg
3 22 (12.94%) Reuters
4 9 (5.29%) Salesforce.com
5 8 (4.71%) Cognos
6 7 (4.12%) EPiServer
7 6 (3.53%) IBM
7 6 (3.53%) OpenText
7 6 (3.53%) Remedy
7 6 (3.53%) VMware
8 5 (2.94%) Avaya
8 5 (2.94%) Telerik
9 4 (2.35%) HP
10 3 (1.76%) Dell
10 3 (1.76%) SimCorp
10 3 (1.76%) SonicWALL
10 3 (1.76%) Sophos
11 2 (1.18%) Greenplum
11 2 (1.18%) Teradata
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