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 16 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 Liverpool region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 3 2 7
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 137 120 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 23.06% 31.91% 23.20%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 42.41% 72.73% 65.91%
Number of salaries quoted 127 109 105
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,800 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
323 165 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 54.38% 43.88% 35.20%
Number of salaries quoted 305 148 151
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
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 16 April 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Liverpool

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 16 April 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.

1 152 (67.56%) .NET
2 126 (56.00%) C#
3 114 (50.67%) SQL
4 92 (40.89%) ASP.NET
5 66 (29.33%) Windows
6 65 (28.89%) XML
7 61 (27.11%) MVC
8 57 (25.33%) JavaScript
8 57 (25.33%) SQL Server 2008
9 50 (22.22%) HTML
9 50 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
10 44 (19.56%) Microsoft
11 41 (18.22%) Web Services
12 38 (16.89%) VB.NET
13 37 (16.44%) Linux
14 36 (16.00%) Java
15 34 (15.11%) OO
16 33 (14.67%) Oracle
16 33 (14.67%) WCF
17 31 (13.78%) T-SQL
17 31 (13.78%) CSS
17 31 (13.78%) SOAP
17 31 (13.78%) Visual Studio
18 30 (13.33%) Computer Science
19 29 (12.89%) MySQL
19 29 (12.89%) SharePoint
19 29 (12.89%) Agile Software Development
19 29 (12.89%) Degree
20 28 (12.44%) jQuery
20 28 (12.44%) Android

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 29 (12.89%) SharePoint
2 9 (4.00%) Liferay
2 9 (4.00%) TIBCO EMS
3 8 (3.56%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (1.33%) Lync
4 3 (1.33%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (1.33%) IIS
5 2 (0.89%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.89%) Apache
5 2 (0.89%) WorkSite
6 1 (0.44%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.44%) DNN
6 1 (0.44%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.44%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.44%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.44%) CMS
Applications
1 10 (4.44%) FastStats
2 9 (4.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.89%) MS Office
3 2 (0.89%) PowerPivot
4 1 (0.44%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.44%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (4.00%) BusinessWorks
2 4 (1.78%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.89%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.44%) Line 500
4 1 (0.44%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.44%) SalesLogix
4 1 (0.44%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.33%) SaaS
2 1 (0.44%) Office 365
2 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.78%) TCP/IP
1 4 (1.78%) VPN
2 3 (1.33%) VoIP
2 3 (1.33%) VLAN
3 2 (0.89%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.44%) Network Security
4 1 (0.44%) GPRS
4 1 (0.44%) UMTS
4 1 (0.44%) Intranet
4 1 (0.44%) Internet
4 1 (0.44%) SAN
4 1 (0.44%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (25.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 29 (12.89%) MySQL
3 26 (11.56%) SQL Server 2000
4 22 (9.78%) SQL Server 2005
4 22 (9.78%) SQL Server 2012
5 20 (8.89%) Oracle Database
6 16 (7.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 14 (6.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 12 (5.33%) MS Access
8 12 (5.33%) Crystal Reports
9 9 (4.00%) Pentaho
9 9 (4.00%) Oracle Database 11g
9 9 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
10 7 (3.11%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (2.67%) DB2
11 6 (2.67%) OLAP
12 5 (2.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 3 (1.33%) Relational Database
14 2 (0.89%) CorVu
14 2 (0.89%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 31 (13.78%) Visual Studio
2 16 (7.11%) Selenium
2 16 (7.11%) SoapUI
2 16 (7.11%) Cucumber
3 14 (6.22%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (4.44%) Subversion
5 9 (4.00%) NUnit
6 7 (3.11%) Rhino Mocks
7 4 (1.78%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 4 (1.78%) MSBuild
8 2 (0.89%) Git (software)
9 1 (0.44%) Moq
9 1 (0.44%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.44%) Firebug
9 1 (0.44%) JUnit
9 1 (0.44%) Maven
9 1 (0.44%) MorphX
9 1 (0.44%) Log4Net
General
1 26 (11.56%) Finance
2 11 (4.89%) Retail
3 3 (1.33%) Games
3 3 (1.33%) Banking
4 2 (0.89%) Back Office
5 1 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.44%) General Ledger
5 1 (0.44%) Marketing
5 1 (0.44%) Automotive
5 1 (0.44%) Law
5 1 (0.44%) Legal
5 1 (0.44%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 138 (61.33%) Developer
2 53 (23.56%) .NET Developer
3 33 (14.67%) Senior Developer
4 32 (14.22%) Software Developer
4 32 (14.22%) C# Developer
5 29 (12.89%) C# .NET Developer
6 28 (12.44%) Web Developer
7 27 (12.00%) Analyst
8 19 (8.44%) Senior .NET Developer
9 18 (8.00%) ASP.NET Developer
9 18 (8.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 16 (7.11%) QA Automation Engineer
10 16 (7.11%) Automation Engineer
10 16 (7.11%) Test Engineer
10 16 (7.11%) QA Engineer
11 15 (6.67%) VB6 Developer
11 15 (6.67%) VB Developer
12 13 (5.78%) Senior C# Developer
13 12 (5.33%) Support Engineer
13 12 (5.33%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 152 (67.56%) .NET
2 92 (40.89%) ASP.NET
3 65 (28.89%) XML
4 50 (22.22%) HTML
4 50 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
5 41 (18.22%) Web Services
6 33 (14.67%) WCF
7 31 (13.78%) CSS
7 31 (13.78%) SOAP
8 28 (12.44%) jQuery
9 26 (11.56%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 21 (9.33%) Ajax
10 21 (9.33%) .NET Framework
11 20 (8.89%) RESTful
12 19 (8.44%) ASP.NET Web API
12 19 (8.44%) JSON
13 18 (8.00%) WPF
14 16 (7.11%) Gherkin
15 13 (5.78%) LINQ
16 12 (5.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 30 (13.33%) Computer Science
2 17 (7.56%) Open Source
3 6 (2.67%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (2.22%) N-Tier
5 4 (1.78%) Clustering
5 4 (1.78%) Biometrics
5 4 (1.78%) Mobile App
6 2 (0.89%) Replication
6 2 (0.89%) New Media
7 1 (0.44%) iSeries
7 1 (0.44%) Social Media
7 1 (0.44%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (0.44%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 66 (29.33%) Windows
2 37 (16.44%) Linux
3 28 (12.44%) Android
4 14 (6.22%) UNIX
5 9 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (1.78%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (1.78%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.89%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (0.89%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.44%) Windows Phone 7
8 1 (0.44%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.44%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (0.44%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.44%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (27.11%) MVC
2 34 (15.11%) OO
3 29 (12.89%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (10.67%) CRM
5 23 (10.22%) Business Intelligence
6 22 (9.78%) Scrum
7 21 (9.33%) TDD
7 21 (9.33%) ITIL
8 20 (8.89%) Software Testing
9 19 (8.44%) Continuous Improvement
10 16 (7.11%) Test Automation
10 16 (7.11%) Test Strategy
11 13 (5.78%) Android Development
12 12 (5.33%) Web Application Development
13 11 (4.89%) Workflow
14 10 (4.44%) ITIL V2
14 10 (4.44%) Problem Management
15 9 (4.00%) RUP
15 9 (4.00%) DSDM
15 9 (4.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 126 (56.00%) C#
2 114 (50.67%) SQL
3 57 (25.33%) JavaScript
4 38 (16.89%) VB.NET
5 36 (16.00%) Java
6 31 (13.78%) T-SQL
7 24 (10.67%) VB
8 22 (9.78%) VB6
9 16 (7.11%) C++
10 12 (5.33%) VBA
11 10 (4.44%) PHP
12 7 (3.11%) Ruby
13 6 (2.67%) Shell Script
13 6 (2.67%) Python
14 4 (1.78%) PowerShell
15 2 (0.89%) XAML
16 1 (0.44%) Bash Shell
16 1 (0.44%) X++
Qualifications
1 29 (12.89%) Degree
2 3 (1.33%) ISEB
2 3 (1.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.89%) MCITP
3 2 (0.89%) MCSA
3 2 (0.89%) HND
4 1 (0.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (9.78%) QA
2 6 (2.67%) SLA
3 1 (0.44%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 11 (4.89%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.33%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.89%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.44%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 9 (4.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 9 (4.00%) TIBCO Hawk
2 3 (1.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 44 (19.56%) Microsoft
2 33 (14.67%) Oracle
3 15 (6.67%) Apple
4 12 (5.33%) Business Objects
5 9 (4.00%) TIBCO
6 7 (3.11%) Citrix
7 6 (2.67%) Sybase
8 5 (2.22%) VMware
9 3 (1.33%) HP
10 2 (0.89%) Telerik
10 2 (0.89%) Dell
10 2 (0.89%) PeopleSoft
11 1 (0.44%) Facebook
11 1 (0.44%) Xamarin
11 1 (0.44%) DevExpress
11 1 (0.44%) Sitecore
11 1 (0.44%) SAP
11 1 (0.44%) JD Edwards
11 1 (0.44%) Sage
11 1 (0.44%) Infragistics
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