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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 8 7 5
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 78 91 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 16.42% 18.96% 26.68%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 45.61% 41.55% 68.88%
Number of salaries quoted 70 84 130
Average salary £38,000 £32,500 £34,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.92% -6.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £26,381
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £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
171 219 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 36.00% 45.63% 38.74%
Number of salaries quoted 146 207 186
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,288 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 22 August 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Liverpool

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 118 (67.05%) .NET
2 103 (58.52%) C#
3 87 (49.43%) SQL
4 63 (35.80%) ASP.NET
5 49 (27.84%) JavaScript
6 44 (25.00%) Java
7 39 (22.16%) HTML
8 36 (20.45%) WCF
9 35 (19.89%) MVC
10 33 (18.75%) Windows
11 32 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
12 31 (17.61%) Linux
12 31 (17.61%) Oracle
13 29 (16.48%) VB.NET
14 28 (15.91%) T-SQL
15 26 (14.77%) .NET Framework
16 25 (14.20%) Microsoft
16 25 (14.20%) Data Warehouse
17 24 (13.64%) ITIL
17 24 (13.64%) CSS
17 24 (13.64%) Degree
18 23 (13.07%) ASP.NET MVC
19 22 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
20 21 (11.93%) XML
20 21 (11.93%) UNIX
21 20 (11.36%) Project Management
21 20 (11.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 20 (11.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 19 (10.80%) WPF
22 19 (10.80%) Computer Science

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 18 (10.23%) SharePoint
2 12 (6.82%) TIBCO EMS
3 11 (6.25%) Liferay
4 6 (3.41%) Node.js
5 4 (2.27%) Umbraco
5 4 (2.27%) IIS
6 3 (1.70%) CMS
6 3 (1.70%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (1.70%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (1.14%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.57%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.57%) Lync
8 1 (0.57%) NServiceBus
8 1 (0.57%) WorkSite
Applications
1 12 (6.82%) FastStats
2 11 (6.25%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (6.82%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.57%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.57%) Line 500
3 1 (0.57%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.57%) Cognos Controller
3 1 (0.57%) SalesLogix
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.14%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.55%) Internet
2 2 (1.14%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (1.14%) HTTP
2 2 (1.14%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.57%) VPN
3 1 (0.57%) Firewall
3 1 (0.57%) SAN
3 1 (0.57%) Intranet
3 1 (0.57%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (14.20%) Data Warehouse
2 22 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 20 (11.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 20 (11.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 18 (10.23%) MySQL
5 17 (9.66%) SQL Server 2008
5 17 (9.66%) Oracle Database
6 12 (6.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 12 (6.82%) DB2
6 12 (6.82%) Crystal Reports
7 11 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
7 11 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
7 11 (6.25%) Pentaho
7 11 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
8 9 (5.11%) SQL Server 2000
8 9 (5.11%) CorVu
9 6 (3.41%) NoSQL
10 5 (2.84%) WhereScape RED
10 5 (2.84%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 4 (2.27%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 10 (5.68%) Visual Studio
2 9 (5.11%) NUnit
3 8 (4.55%) Subversion
3 8 (4.55%) Git (software)
4 7 (3.98%) Cucumber
4 7 (3.98%) Rhino Mocks
4 7 (3.98%) SoapUI
4 7 (3.98%) WebDriver
4 7 (3.98%) Selenium
4 7 (3.98%) JIRA
5 4 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (1.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (1.14%) Jasmine
General
1 18 (10.23%) Games
2 12 (6.82%) Finance
3 10 (5.68%) Retail
4 9 (5.11%) Legal
5 4 (2.27%) Advertising
6 3 (1.70%) Banking
7 2 (1.14%) Back Office
8 1 (0.57%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.57%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 96 (54.55%) Developer
2 50 (28.41%) .NET Developer
3 27 (15.34%) Analyst
4 21 (11.93%) Programmer
5 19 (10.80%) Analyst Programmer
6 18 (10.23%) C# Developer
7 16 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
8 14 (7.95%) Software Developer
8 14 (7.95%) Architect
9 12 (6.82%) C# .NET Developer
9 12 (6.82%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 12 (6.82%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 12 (6.82%) Support Engineer
9 12 (6.82%) Applications Support
10 11 (6.25%) Applications Support Engineer
11 10 (5.68%) Team Leader
11 10 (5.68%) Technical Architect
12 9 (5.11%) Web Developer
12 9 (5.11%) Senior Developer
13 8 (4.55%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 118 (67.05%) .NET
2 63 (35.80%) ASP.NET
3 39 (22.16%) HTML
4 36 (20.45%) WCF
5 26 (14.77%) .NET Framework
6 24 (13.64%) CSS
7 23 (13.07%) ASP.NET MVC
8 21 (11.93%) XML
9 19 (10.80%) WPF
10 17 (9.66%) jQuery
11 13 (7.39%) Ajax
12 12 (6.82%) JMS
12 12 (6.82%) SOAP
13 11 (6.25%) J2EE
14 9 (5.11%) Web Services
15 8 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 7 (3.98%) ASP.NET Web API
16 7 (3.98%) Razor View Engine
16 7 (3.98%) Castle Windsor
16 7 (3.98%) MonoRail
Miscellaneous
1 19 (10.80%) Computer Science
2 13 (7.39%) Enterprise Software
3 12 (6.82%) Client/Server
4 11 (6.25%) Tandem
5 7 (3.98%) Online Games
6 4 (2.27%) N-Tier
7 3 (1.70%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.70%) GIS
8 2 (1.14%) Visualisation
8 2 (1.14%) NHS
9 1 (0.57%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.57%) Clustering
9 1 (0.57%) Replication
9 1 (0.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 33 (18.75%) Windows
2 31 (17.61%) Linux
3 21 (11.93%) UNIX
4 17 (9.66%) Android
5 2 (1.14%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.57%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.57%) Windows Phone 8
6 1 (0.57%) Solaris
6 1 (0.57%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (19.89%) MVC
2 32 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
3 24 (13.64%) ITIL
4 20 (11.36%) Project Management
5 18 (10.23%) TDD
6 17 (9.66%) OO
7 16 (9.09%) Web Application Development
8 15 (8.52%) SOA
9 14 (7.95%) Disaster Recovery
10 12 (6.82%) Requirements Analysis
10 12 (6.82%) Refactoring
10 12 (6.82%) Change Management
10 12 (6.82%) EAI
11 11 (6.25%) Workflow
11 11 (6.25%) Problem Management
11 11 (6.25%) Software Architecture
11 11 (6.25%) ITIL V2
12 10 (5.68%) Android Development
13 9 (5.11%) Software Engineering
14 8 (4.55%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 103 (58.52%) C#
2 87 (49.43%) SQL
3 49 (27.84%) JavaScript
4 44 (25.00%) Java
5 29 (16.48%) VB.NET
6 28 (15.91%) T-SQL
7 18 (10.23%) Ruby
8 16 (9.09%) VB
9 13 (7.39%) Shell Script
9 13 (7.39%) VB6
10 12 (6.82%) Python
11 11 (6.25%) PHP
12 8 (4.55%) C++
13 5 (2.84%) C
14 4 (2.27%) XPath
15 2 (1.14%) VBA
16 1 (0.57%) VC++
16 1 (0.57%) AWK
16 1 (0.57%) Bourne shell
16 1 (0.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 24 (13.64%) Degree
2 3 (1.70%) ISEB
2 3 (1.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (0.57%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.82%) QA
1 12 (6.82%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (2.84%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.57%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (6.82%) TIBCO Hawk
2 11 (6.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 3 (1.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 31 (17.61%) Oracle
2 25 (14.20%) Microsoft
3 12 (6.82%) TIBCO
4 11 (6.25%) Business Objects
5 6 (3.41%) Apple
5 6 (3.41%) VMware
6 3 (1.70%) Citrix
6 3 (1.70%) Sitecore
6 3 (1.70%) Telerik
7 2 (1.14%) Sage
7 2 (1.14%) IBM
7 2 (1.14%) Cognos
7 2 (1.14%) Tableau
8 1 (0.57%) Nintex
8 1 (0.57%) Teradata
8 1 (0.57%) HP
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