The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Loughborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 2 3 16
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +13
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 7 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Loughborough 24.14% 31.25% 8.89%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 77.78% 71.43% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 3
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +15.38%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
SQL Server
Leicestershire

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 Loughborough region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Loughborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
9 14 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Loughborough 31.03% 43.75% 26.67%
Number of salaries quoted 9 14 7
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +41.50%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Loughborough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Loughborough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Loughborough

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Loughborough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Loughborough region.

SQL Server Salary Trend in Loughborough

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Loughborough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Loughborough region over the 3 months to 2 June 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Loughborough

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Loughborough

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the Loughborough 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 15 (93.75%) SQL
2 10 (62.50%) C#
3 8 (50.00%) HTML
3 8 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 8 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (50.00%) HTML5
4 7 (43.75%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (43.75%) WCF
5 6 (37.50%) WPF
5 6 (37.50%) Silverlight
5 6 (37.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (37.50%) QA
5 6 (37.50%) TDD
5 6 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (37.50%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (37.50%) Dynamics CRM
5 6 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (37.50%) CRM
5 6 (37.50%) SharePoint
5 6 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (37.50%) ETL
5 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 6 (37.50%) VLDB
5 6 (37.50%) Sage
5 6 (37.50%) Sage 200
5 6 (37.50%) Kimball Methodology
5 6 (37.50%) Sage CRM
6 5 (31.25%) .NET
7 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Loughborough by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the Loughborough 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 6 (37.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Dynamics CRM
1 6 (37.50%) Sage 200
1 6 (37.50%) Sage CRM
2 2 (12.50%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (37.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 6 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (37.50%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (37.50%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
1 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (6.25%) NUnit
2 1 (6.25%) MSTest
2 1 (6.25%) Rhino Mocks
2 1 (6.25%) Moq
General
1 3 (18.75%) Retail
2 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) DBA
2 4 (25.00%) Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Architect
3 3 (18.75%) CRM Architect
4 2 (12.50%) C# Programmer
4 2 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Software Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Programmer
4 2 (12.50%) QA Manager
4 2 (12.50%) SharePoint Architect
4 2 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (12.50%) .NET Software Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) C# Developer
4 2 (12.50%) C# Software Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) QA Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) .NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) HTML
1 8 (50.00%) HTML5
2 7 (43.75%) WCF
3 6 (37.50%) WPF
3 6 (37.50%) Silverlight
4 5 (31.25%) .NET
5 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET
6 2 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (12.50%) REST
6 2 (12.50%) CSS3
6 2 (12.50%) Entity Framework
6 2 (12.50%) Breeze.js
6 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (12.50%) COM
6 2 (12.50%) CSS
6 2 (12.50%) XML
6 2 (12.50%) LINQ
6 2 (12.50%) jQuery
6 2 (12.50%) Ajax
6 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) Tandem
2 1 (6.25%) Inversion of Control
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (37.50%) TDD
2 6 (37.50%) CRM
2 6 (37.50%) ETL
2 6 (37.50%) Kimball Methodology
3 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (18.75%) Software Testing
4 3 (18.75%) Automated Testing
4 3 (18.75%) MVC
4 3 (18.75%) Mentoring
4 3 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (12.50%) MVVM
5 2 (12.50%) Line Management
5 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
5 2 (12.50%) ERP
5 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
6 1 (6.25%) Manual Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Kanban
6 1 (6.25%) Dependency Injection
6 1 (6.25%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 15 (93.75%) SQL
2 10 (62.50%) C#
3 8 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 8 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.25%) VBA
4 1 (6.25%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (37.50%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
1 6 (37.50%) Sage
2 2 (12.50%) Pegasus
3 1 (6.25%) VMware