The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 13 21 11
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -10
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 18 20 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 10.98% 7.19% 12.06%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 51.43% 45.45% 60.81%
Number of salaries quoted 16 14 39
Median salary £45,000 £35,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,750 £34,000 £37,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,450 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
SQL Server
South East

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 Middlesex region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
35 44 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 21.34% 15.83% 19.84%
Number of salaries quoted 32 28 62
Median salary £50,000 £34,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+47.05% -22.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £33,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

The demand trend of job ads across the Middlesex region citing SQL Server as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Middlesex

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

SQL Server Salary Trend in Middlesex

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Middlesex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Middlesex region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Middlesex

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT jobs citing SQL Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Middlesex region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 19 (57.58%) .NET
2 17 (51.52%) Microsoft
3 15 (45.45%) SQL
4 14 (42.42%) C#
5 13 (39.39%) JavaScript
5 13 (39.39%) MS Excel
6 11 (33.33%) ASP.NET
6 11 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (30.30%) Analytics
7 10 (30.30%) Windows
7 10 (30.30%) MVC
7 10 (30.30%) Degree
8 8 (24.24%) Web Services
9 7 (21.21%) XML
9 7 (21.21%) HTML
9 7 (21.21%) Workflow
9 7 (21.21%) WCF
10 6 (18.18%) AngularJS
10 6 (18.18%) User Experience
10 6 (18.18%) SOLID
10 6 (18.18%) Scrum
10 6 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (18.18%) TDD
10 6 (18.18%) CSS
10 6 (18.18%) Data Modelling
10 6 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (15.15%) Java
11 5 (15.15%) CMS
11 5 (15.15%) Games
11 5 (15.15%) Ajax

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (15.15%) CMS
2 4 (12.12%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (12.12%) IIS
3 1 (3.03%) Apache
3 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.03%) IBM Notes
3 1 (3.03%) Kentico
3 1 (3.03%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.03%) SAS
3 1 (3.03%) Skype for Business
3 1 (3.03%) WebLogic
Applications
1 13 (39.39%) MS Excel
2 4 (12.12%) MS Office
3 1 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Data Workbench
1 1 (3.03%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.12%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.03%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.09%) PBX
2 1 (3.03%) DHCP
2 1 (3.03%) Firewall
2 1 (3.03%) FTP
2 1 (3.03%) HTTP
2 1 (3.03%) Internet
2 1 (3.03%) SAN
2 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.12%) Hadoop
2 3 (9.09%) Oracle BI EE
2 3 (9.09%) Relational Database
2 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (6.06%) OLAP
3 2 (6.06%) OLTP
3 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.03%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.03%) MySQL
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (12.12%) Git (software)
1 4 (12.12%) Mercurial
1 4 (12.12%) Octopus Deploy
1 4 (12.12%) TeamCity
2 2 (6.06%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (6.06%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.03%) Eclipse
3 1 (3.03%) Maven
3 1 (3.03%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (15.15%) Games
2 4 (12.12%) Finance
3 3 (9.09%) Marketing
4 1 (3.03%) Aerospace
4 1 (3.03%) Automotive
4 1 (3.03%) Back Office
4 1 (3.03%) French Language
Job Titles
1 15 (45.45%) Developer
2 11 (33.33%) Analyst
3 8 (24.24%) C# Developer
4 7 (21.21%) .NET Developer
4 7 (21.21%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (18.18%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (12.12%) .NET Analyst Programmer
6 4 (12.12%) .NET Programmer
6 4 (12.12%) Analyst Programmer
6 4 (12.12%) ASP.NET Programmer
6 4 (12.12%) C# Programmer
6 4 (12.12%) Programmer
7 3 (9.09%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
7 3 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 3 (9.09%) Architect
7 3 (9.09%) Database Analyst
7 3 (9.09%) IT Analyst
7 3 (9.09%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (57.58%) .NET
2 11 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 8 (24.24%) Web Services
4 7 (21.21%) HTML
4 7 (21.21%) WCF
4 7 (21.21%) XML
5 6 (18.18%) AngularJS
5 6 (18.18%) CSS
6 5 (15.15%) Ajax
6 5 (15.15%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (15.15%) ASP.NET Web API
6 5 (15.15%) Backbone.js
6 5 (15.15%) KnockoutJS
7 3 (9.09%) J2EE
7 3 (9.09%) JSP
8 2 (6.06%) Entity Framework
8 2 (6.06%) jQuery
8 2 (6.06%) MDX
8 2 (6.06%) REST
8 2 (6.06%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 11 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (18.18%) User Experience
3 5 (15.15%) Computer Science
3 5 (15.15%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.03%) Cryptography
4 1 (3.03%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.03%) Data Integration
4 1 (3.03%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.03%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 10 (30.30%) Windows
2 4 (12.12%) Linux
2 4 (12.12%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.03%) Mac OS X
3 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (30.30%) Analytics
1 10 (30.30%) MVC
2 7 (21.21%) Workflow
3 6 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (18.18%) Data Modelling
3 6 (18.18%) Scrum
3 6 (18.18%) SOLID
3 6 (18.18%) TDD
4 5 (15.15%) Microservices
5 4 (12.12%) DevOps
5 4 (12.12%) Investment Management
6 3 (9.09%) Data Architecture
7 2 (6.06%) ETL
7 2 (6.06%) Marketing Analytics
7 2 (6.06%) OOP
7 2 (6.06%) Open Source
7 2 (6.06%) Systems Analysis
8 1 (3.03%) CRM
8 1 (3.03%) OO
Programming Languages
1 15 (45.45%) SQL
2 14 (42.42%) C#
3 13 (39.39%) JavaScript
4 5 (15.15%) Java
5 4 (12.12%) PowerShell
6 3 (9.09%) T-SQL
7 2 (6.06%) PL/SQL
7 2 (6.06%) UniBasic
8 1 (3.03%) C
8 1 (3.03%) X++
Qualifications
1 10 (30.30%) Degree
2 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (6.06%) MCSE
4 1 (3.03%) MCITP
4 1 (3.03%) MCP
4 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) WAI
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.03%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.03%) XenApp
Vendors
1 17 (51.52%) Microsoft
2 5 (15.15%) Xamarin
3 4 (12.12%) Oracle
4 3 (9.09%) IBM
4 3 (9.09%) Tableau
5 2 (6.06%) Citrix
5 2 (6.06%) Redback
6 1 (3.03%) Adobe
6 1 (3.03%) Equitrac
6 1 (3.03%) Google
6 1 (3.03%) Lotus
6 1 (3.03%) SafeCom
6 1 (3.03%) Veeam
6 1 (3.03%) VMware