The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Macclesfield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 5 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 30 59 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 30.61% 45.38% 53.50%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 73.17% 92.19% 93.04%
Number of salaries quoted 19 35 99
Average salary £35,000 £28,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.80% -24.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £23,900 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
SQL Server
Cheshire

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 Macclesfield region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Macclesfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
41 64 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 41.84% 49.23% 57.50%
Number of salaries quoted 29 39 107
Average salary £40,000 £28,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.35% -28.75%
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +2.56%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Macclesfield

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

SQL Server Salary Trend in Macclesfield

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Macclesfield

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Macclesfield 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 98 (91.59%) .NET
2 91 (85.05%) C#
3 76 (71.03%) ASP.NET
4 56 (52.34%) SQL
5 55 (51.40%) JavaScript
6 47 (43.93%) Agile Software Development
7 39 (36.45%) HTML
8 37 (34.58%) jQuery
9 34 (31.78%) CSS
10 32 (29.91%) SQL Server 2008
11 31 (28.97%) MVC
11 31 (28.97%) T-SQL
12 30 (28.04%) VB
13 28 (26.17%) .NET Framework
14 27 (25.23%) Git (software)
15 26 (24.30%) XML
16 25 (23.36%) VB.NET
16 25 (23.36%) Microsoft Azure
17 24 (22.43%) HTML5
17 24 (22.43%) Windows
18 21 (19.63%) ASP.NET MVC
18 21 (19.63%) NUnit
19 19 (17.76%) Subversion
19 19 (17.76%) Web Services
20 18 (16.82%) Continuous Integration
21 16 (14.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 16 (14.95%) MySQL
21 16 (14.95%) CSS3
22 15 (14.02%) Finance
22 15 (14.02%) Visual Studio

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Macclesfield by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Macclesfield 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 9 (8.41%) Umbraco
2 8 (7.48%) Node.js
2 8 (7.48%) CMS
3 6 (5.61%) WordPress
4 5 (4.67%) IIS
5 4 (3.74%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.93%) Flash Media Server
Applications
1 11 (10.28%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.61%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 25 (23.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (5.61%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.93%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (29.91%) SQL Server 2008
2 16 (14.95%) MySQL
2 16 (14.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (7.48%) NoSQL
3 8 (7.48%) Big Data
3 8 (7.48%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (7.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.93%) JasperReports
4 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 27 (25.23%) Git (software)
2 21 (19.63%) NUnit
3 19 (17.76%) Subversion
4 15 (14.02%) Visual Studio
5 12 (11.21%) Team Foundation Server
6 11 (10.28%) JIRA
6 11 (10.28%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 5 (4.67%) Selenium
8 4 (3.74%) Rhino Mocks
8 4 (3.74%) Cucumber
9 3 (2.80%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 1 (0.93%) FlexUnit
10 1 (0.93%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.93%) JUnit
General
1 15 (14.02%) Finance
2 10 (9.35%) Telecoms
3 6 (5.61%) Marketing
4 5 (4.67%) Retail
5 4 (3.74%) Advertising
6 3 (2.80%) Automotive
7 1 (0.93%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 97 (90.65%) Developer
2 69 (64.49%) .NET Developer
3 34 (31.78%) C# Developer
4 29 (27.10%) Software Developer
5 25 (23.36%) C# .NET Developer
6 23 (21.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 19 (17.76%) C# Software Developer
8 16 (14.95%) .NET Software Developer
8 16 (14.95%) Senior Developer
9 13 (12.15%) ASP.NET Developer
9 13 (12.15%) Senior .NET Developer
10 8 (7.48%) SQL DBA
10 8 (7.48%) SQL Server DBA
10 8 (7.48%) DBA
11 5 (4.67%) VB.NET Developer
11 5 (4.67%) Senior C# Developer
12 3 (2.80%) SharePoint Developer
12 3 (2.80%) Web Developer
13 2 (1.87%) Software Engineer
13 2 (1.87%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (91.59%) .NET
2 76 (71.03%) ASP.NET
3 39 (36.45%) HTML
4 37 (34.58%) jQuery
5 34 (31.78%) CSS
6 28 (26.17%) .NET Framework
7 26 (24.30%) XML
8 24 (22.43%) HTML5
9 21 (19.63%) ASP.NET MVC
10 19 (17.76%) Web Services
11 16 (14.95%) CSS3
12 14 (13.08%) WCF
13 13 (12.15%) LINQ
13 13 (12.15%) Ajax
13 13 (12.15%) WinForms
14 9 (8.41%) JSON
14 9 (8.41%) SOAP
14 9 (8.41%) WPF
14 9 (8.41%) REST
14 9 (8.41%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.48%) Replication
1 8 (7.48%) Statistics
1 8 (7.48%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.54%) W3C
3 6 (5.61%) Social Media
4 5 (4.67%) N-Tier
5 4 (3.74%) User Experience
6 3 (2.80%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.87%) New Media
8 1 (0.93%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 24 (22.43%) Windows
2 8 (7.48%) Linux
2 8 (7.48%) Android
2 8 (7.48%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (43.93%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (28.97%) MVC
3 18 (16.82%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (14.02%) Unit Testing
5 14 (13.08%) Scrum
6 13 (12.15%) TDD
7 11 (10.28%) CRM
8 8 (7.48%) UML
8 8 (7.48%) Web Application Development
8 8 (7.48%) Performance Tuning
8 8 (7.48%) Database Mirroring
9 6 (5.61%) Responsive Web Design
9 6 (5.61%) Email Marketing
10 5 (4.67%) OOP
11 4 (3.74%) OO
11 4 (3.74%) Kanban
11 4 (3.74%) BDD
11 4 (3.74%) Scrum-ban
12 3 (2.80%) Software Architecture
13 2 (1.87%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 91 (85.05%) C#
2 56 (52.34%) SQL
3 55 (51.40%) JavaScript
4 31 (28.97%) T-SQL
5 30 (28.04%) VB
6 25 (23.36%) VB.NET
7 11 (10.28%) PHP
8 10 (9.35%) PHP5
9 9 (8.41%) VBA
10 8 (7.48%) C++
10 8 (7.48%) PowerShell
11 5 (4.67%) VB6
Qualifications
1 5 (4.67%) Degree
2 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.87%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (7.48%) Microsoft
1 8 (7.48%) EPiServer
2 6 (5.61%) Salesforce.com
2 6 (5.61%) Eloqua
3 4 (3.74%) DevExpress
4 1 (0.93%) Adobe
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