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 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 8 4 5
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 70 96 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 15.91% 20.43% 28.15%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 45.75% 46.15% 70.79%
Number of salaries quoted 64 87 134
Average salary £39,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,300 £28,600 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
153 208 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 34.77% 44.26% 39.76%
Number of salaries quoted 134 195 190
Average salary £38,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.58% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,775 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 15 September 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Liverpool

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 15 September 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.

1 108 (67.92%) .NET
2 95 (59.75%) C#
3 81 (50.94%) SQL
4 59 (37.11%) ASP.NET
5 47 (29.56%) JavaScript
6 42 (26.42%) Java
7 40 (25.16%) HTML
8 38 (23.90%) MVC
9 34 (21.38%) Agile Software Development
9 34 (21.38%) .NET Framework
9 34 (21.38%) WCF
10 32 (20.13%) Windows
11 28 (17.61%) T-SQL
11 28 (17.61%) Linux
12 27 (16.98%) Business Intelligence
13 26 (16.35%) Oracle
13 26 (16.35%) CSS
14 25 (15.72%) Data Warehouse
15 23 (14.47%) ASP.NET MVC
16 22 (13.84%) VB.NET
17 21 (13.21%) ITIL
17 21 (13.21%) Microsoft
18 20 (12.58%) UNIX
18 20 (12.58%) Project Management
18 20 (12.58%) WPF
18 20 (12.58%) Degree
19 18 (11.32%) Games
19 18 (11.32%) SQL Server 2012
20 16 (10.06%) Ruby
20 16 (10.06%) SQL Server Integration Services

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 10 (6.29%) SharePoint
1 10 (6.29%) TIBCO EMS
1 10 (6.29%) Liferay
2 6 (3.77%) Node.js
2 6 (3.77%) IIS
3 5 (3.14%) Umbraco
4 3 (1.89%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (1.89%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (1.89%) CMS
5 2 (1.26%) NServiceBus
6 1 (0.63%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (6.92%) FastStats
2 8 (5.03%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (6.29%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (1.26%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.63%) Cognos Controller
3 1 (0.63%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.63%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.26%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.03%) Internet
2 2 (1.26%) HTTP
2 2 (1.26%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.63%) SAN
3 1 (0.63%) Intranet
3 1 (0.63%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (15.72%) Data Warehouse
2 18 (11.32%) SQL Server 2012
3 16 (10.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 16 (10.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 15 (9.43%) MySQL
4 15 (9.43%) Oracle Database
4 15 (9.43%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (6.92%) Crystal Reports
6 10 (6.29%) Oracle Reports
6 10 (6.29%) DB2
6 10 (6.29%) Oracle Database 11g
6 10 (6.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 10 (6.29%) Pentaho
7 9 (5.66%) SQL Server 2005
7 9 (5.66%) CorVu
8 7 (4.40%) SQL Server 2000
9 6 (3.77%) NoSQL
10 5 (3.14%) WhereScape RED
11 4 (2.52%) Relational Database
12 3 (1.89%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 9 (5.66%) Visual Studio
2 8 (5.03%) Git (software)
3 7 (4.40%) WebDriver
3 7 (4.40%) JIRA
3 7 (4.40%) Selenium
3 7 (4.40%) Cucumber
3 7 (4.40%) SoapUI
4 6 (3.77%) NUnit
5 5 (3.14%) Subversion
6 4 (2.52%) Rhino Mocks
6 4 (2.52%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (1.26%) Jasmine
8 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 18 (11.32%) Games
2 14 (8.81%) Finance
3 8 (5.03%) Legal
4 7 (4.40%) Retail
5 4 (2.52%) Advertising
5 4 (2.52%) Banking
6 2 (1.26%) Back Office
7 1 (0.63%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 84 (52.83%) Developer
2 49 (30.82%) .NET Developer
3 24 (15.09%) Analyst
4 20 (12.58%) Programmer
5 18 (11.32%) C# Developer
5 18 (11.32%) Analyst Programmer
6 16 (10.06%) ASP.NET Developer
7 14 (8.81%) Architect
8 13 (8.18%) C# .NET Developer
9 12 (7.55%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 10 (6.29%) Applications Support Engineer
10 10 (6.29%) Technical Architect
10 10 (6.29%) Support Engineer
10 10 (6.29%) Applications Support
11 9 (5.66%) Software Developer
11 9 (5.66%) Senior Developer
11 9 (5.66%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 8 (5.03%) Web Developer
13 7 (4.40%) Tester
13 7 (4.40%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (67.92%) .NET
2 59 (37.11%) ASP.NET
3 40 (25.16%) HTML
4 34 (21.38%) .NET Framework
4 34 (21.38%) WCF
5 26 (16.35%) CSS
6 23 (14.47%) ASP.NET MVC
7 20 (12.58%) WPF
8 15 (9.43%) jQuery
8 15 (9.43%) XML
9 12 (7.55%) SOAP
10 10 (6.29%) Web Services
10 10 (6.29%) J2EE
10 10 (6.29%) JMS
11 9 (5.66%) Ajax
11 9 (5.66%) LINQ
12 8 (5.03%) HTML5
12 8 (5.03%) RESTful
13 7 (4.40%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 7 (4.40%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.43%) Computer Science
2 12 (7.55%) Client/Server
3 11 (6.92%) Tandem
3 11 (6.92%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (4.40%) Online Games
5 4 (2.52%) N-Tier
6 3 (1.89%) GIS
6 3 (1.89%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.26%) NHS
7 2 (1.26%) Visualisation
7 2 (1.26%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.63%) User Experience
8 1 (0.63%) New Media
8 1 (0.63%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.63%) Replication
8 1 (0.63%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 32 (20.13%) Windows
2 28 (17.61%) Linux
3 20 (12.58%) UNIX
4 13 (8.18%) Android
5 2 (1.26%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.63%) Windows Phone 8
6 1 (0.63%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.63%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.63%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (23.90%) MVC
2 34 (21.38%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (16.98%) Business Intelligence
4 21 (13.21%) ITIL
5 20 (12.58%) Project Management
6 15 (9.43%) SOA
6 15 (9.43%) TDD
7 13 (8.18%) OO
7 13 (8.18%) Web Application Development
8 12 (7.55%) Disaster Recovery
8 12 (7.55%) Requirements Analysis
8 12 (7.55%) Refactoring
9 11 (6.92%) Software Architecture
10 10 (6.29%) Problem Management
10 10 (6.29%) ITIL V2
10 10 (6.29%) Workflow
10 10 (6.29%) Change Management
10 10 (6.29%) EAI
11 9 (5.66%) Software Engineering
12 8 (5.03%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 95 (59.75%) C#
2 81 (50.94%) SQL
3 47 (29.56%) JavaScript
4 42 (26.42%) Java
5 28 (17.61%) T-SQL
6 22 (13.84%) VB.NET
7 16 (10.06%) Ruby
8 13 (8.18%) VB
9 11 (6.92%) VB6
9 11 (6.92%) Shell Script
10 10 (6.29%) Python
10 10 (6.29%) PHP
11 8 (5.03%) C++
12 5 (3.14%) C
13 4 (2.52%) XPath
14 1 (0.63%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.63%) Bourne shell
14 1 (0.63%) Korn
14 1 (0.63%) AWK
14 1 (0.63%) VBA
Qualifications
1 20 (12.58%) Degree
2 3 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.26%) ISEB
4 1 (0.63%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.29%) SLA
1 10 (6.29%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.52%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (6.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 10 (6.29%) TIBCO Hawk
2 3 (1.89%) SCCM
Vendors
1 26 (16.35%) Oracle
2 21 (13.21%) Microsoft
3 10 (6.29%) Business Objects
3 10 (6.29%) TIBCO
4 6 (3.77%) VMware
5 4 (2.52%) Apple
6 3 (1.89%) Telerik
6 3 (1.89%) Sitecore
6 3 (1.89%) Citrix
7 2 (1.26%) Tableau
7 2 (1.26%) Cognos
7 2 (1.26%) IBM
8 1 (0.63%) Sage
8 1 (0.63%) HP
8 1 (0.63%) Teradata
Liverpool, Merseyside
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £26000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Venturi
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Computer People
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + 20% Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool
OHO Group
Salary: £32000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
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Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Health, Pension
Posted: 13 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Port Sunlight, Liverpool or Kingston, London
Unilever
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Liverpool
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £40,000-£45,000 circa
Posted: 26 days ago
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LSTM
Salary: From £27,057 to £31,342 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago