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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 9 7 4
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 62 101 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 16.23% 21.13% 29.19%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 39.49% 39.15% 64.21%
Number of salaries quoted 49 92 116
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
157 258 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 41.10% 53.97% 45.45%
Number of salaries quoted 129 233 180
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% -8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £55,000
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 23 January 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Liverpool

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 90 (70.31%) .NET
2 88 (68.75%) C#
3 82 (64.06%) SQL
4 74 (57.81%) ASP.NET
5 66 (51.56%) MVC
6 55 (42.97%) .NET Framework
7 40 (31.25%) JavaScript
8 36 (28.13%) Microsoft
9 35 (27.34%) T-SQL
10 30 (23.44%) HTML
10 30 (23.44%) CSS
11 29 (22.66%) Agile Software Development
12 27 (21.09%) Windows
13 22 (17.19%) SQL Server 2008
14 20 (15.63%) WCF
14 20 (15.63%) IIS
15 18 (14.06%) QA
16 17 (13.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 17 (13.28%) ASP.NET MVC
17 16 (12.50%) Linux
17 16 (12.50%) Java
18 15 (11.72%) Web Services
18 15 (11.72%) Microsoft Certification
18 15 (11.72%) Finance
19 13 (10.16%) ASP.NET Web API
20 12 (9.38%) SQL Server 2012
21 11 (8.59%) Business Intelligence
22 10 (7.81%) SharePoint
22 10 (7.81%) Data Warehouse
22 10 (7.81%) OO

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 20 (15.63%) IIS
2 10 (7.81%) SharePoint
2 10 (7.81%) SharePoint 2010
3 9 (7.03%) Umbraco
4 8 (6.25%) SharePoint 2013
5 6 (4.69%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (3.13%) Node.js
7 3 (2.34%) CMS
8 2 (1.56%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 9 (7.03%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.56%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (5.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.56%) Tridion
3 1 (0.78%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.78%) Cognos Controller
3 1 (0.78%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (4.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.47%) Internet
2 3 (2.34%) VoIP
3 2 (1.56%) DHCP
3 2 (1.56%) VPN
3 2 (1.56%) DNS
3 2 (1.56%) DMZ
3 2 (1.56%) Firewall
3 2 (1.56%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (17.19%) SQL Server 2008
2 17 (13.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (9.38%) SQL Server 2012
4 10 (7.81%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (7.81%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (5.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (3.91%) Relational Database
6 5 (3.91%) QlikView
6 5 (3.91%) Spotfire
6 5 (3.91%) MySQL
6 5 (3.91%) OLAP
6 5 (3.91%) Crystal Reports
7 4 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (3.13%) NoSQL
7 4 (3.13%) OLAP Cube
8 2 (1.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (1.56%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.78%) Cognos Query Studio
9 1 (0.78%) Cognos Analysis Studio
9 1 (0.78%) Cognos Report Studio
Development Applications
1 8 (6.25%) Visual Studio
2 7 (5.47%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (3.91%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.56%) Selenium
4 2 (1.56%) JIRA
4 2 (1.56%) WebDriver
4 2 (1.56%) Firebug
4 2 (1.56%) Cucumber
4 2 (1.56%) SoapUI
4 2 (1.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 15 (11.72%) Finance
2 5 (3.91%) Banking
3 4 (3.13%) Retail
4 2 (1.56%) Games
4 2 (1.56%) Music Industry
5 1 (0.78%) Back Office
5 1 (0.78%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.78%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 85 (66.41%) Developer
2 53 (41.41%) .NET Developer
3 27 (21.09%) ASP.NET Developer
4 23 (17.97%) .NET Web Developer
4 23 (17.97%) Web Developer
5 13 (10.16%) DBA
5 13 (10.16%) Administrator
6 11 (8.59%) Senior Developer
7 10 (7.81%) SQL DBA
8 8 (6.25%) Applications Developer
8 8 (6.25%) C# Developer
8 8 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
9 7 (5.47%) Automation Tester
9 7 (5.47%) Senior Applications Developer
9 7 (5.47%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 7 (5.47%) Tester
10 6 (4.69%) Analyst
10 6 (4.69%) SharePoint Developer
10 6 (4.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 5 (3.91%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (70.31%) .NET
2 74 (57.81%) ASP.NET
3 55 (42.97%) .NET Framework
4 30 (23.44%) HTML
4 30 (23.44%) CSS
5 20 (15.63%) WCF
6 17 (13.28%) ASP.NET MVC
7 15 (11.72%) Web Services
8 13 (10.16%) ASP.NET Web API
9 10 (7.81%) CSS3
10 9 (7.03%) HTML5
11 8 (6.25%) Classic ASP
11 8 (6.25%) jQuery
11 8 (6.25%) RESTful
11 8 (6.25%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 7 (5.47%) AngularJS
13 6 (4.69%) Ajax
14 5 (3.91%) WPF
15 3 (2.34%) REST
15 3 (2.34%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.03%) Replication
2 6 (4.69%) Open Source
3 4 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.56%) Tandem
4 2 (1.56%) Graphic Design
4 2 (1.56%) Visualisation
4 2 (1.56%) Online Games
5 1 (0.78%) New Media
5 1 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.78%) Biotechnology
5 1 (0.78%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 27 (21.09%) Windows
2 16 (12.50%) Linux
3 6 (4.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (2.34%) Windows 7
5 3 (2.34%) UNIX
5 3 (2.34%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.78%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (51.56%) MVC
2 29 (22.66%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (8.59%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (7.81%) OO
4 10 (7.81%) TDD
5 8 (6.25%) Automated Testing
5 8 (6.25%) Manual Testing
5 8 (6.25%) Web Application Development
6 7 (5.47%) Scrum
6 7 (5.47%) CRM
7 6 (4.69%) OOA/OOD
7 6 (4.69%) Software Engineering
7 6 (4.69%) BDD
8 5 (3.91%) ETL
9 4 (3.13%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (3.13%) Unit Testing
9 4 (3.13%) Waterfall
10 3 (2.34%) Capacity Planning
10 3 (2.34%) Web Development
10 3 (2.34%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 88 (68.75%) C#
2 82 (64.06%) SQL
3 40 (31.25%) JavaScript
4 35 (27.34%) T-SQL
5 16 (12.50%) Java
6 10 (7.81%) C++
7 5 (3.91%) F#
7 5 (3.91%) PHP
8 4 (3.13%) Ruby
9 3 (2.34%) PowerShell
9 3 (2.34%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.56%) VBA
10 2 (1.56%) VB
11 1 (0.78%) X++
Qualifications
1 15 (11.72%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (5.47%) MCP
3 6 (4.69%) MCAD
3 6 (4.69%) MCSD
3 6 (4.69%) MCTS
4 2 (1.56%) ISEB
4 2 (1.56%) Degree
4 2 (1.56%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (14.06%) QA
2 2 (1.56%) GAMP
System Software
1 3 (2.34%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 36 (28.13%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.91%) Business Objects
3 4 (3.13%) Cognos
3 4 (3.13%) Oracle
4 3 (2.34%) Tableau
4 3 (2.34%) Zend
4 3 (2.34%) Avaya
5 2 (1.56%) HP
5 2 (1.56%) Citrix
5 2 (1.56%) Juniper
5 2 (1.56%) Teradata
5 2 (1.56%) VMware
5 2 (1.56%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.78%) IBM
Liverpool
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £32000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Optimus Search
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £20000 - £450000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool, North West
Aspect Software
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Liverpool
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Liverpool
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Liverpool
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Liverpool
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago