The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 15 15 17
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 14 10 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 10.77% 6.37% 4.63%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 31.11% 21.28% 24.39%
Number of salaries quoted 14 9 6
Average salary £44,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,650 £42,600 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
SQL Server
England

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 Midlands region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
45 47 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 34.62% 29.94% 18.98%
Number of salaries quoted 30 35 21
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £75,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

SQL Server
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

SQL Server Salary Trend in the Midlands

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in the Midlands

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 11 (64.71%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (41.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (41.18%) SQL
2 7 (41.18%) .NET
2 7 (41.18%) ASP.NET
2 7 (41.18%) Windows
2 7 (41.18%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (41.18%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (35.29%) Mobile App
3 6 (35.29%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (35.29%) Database Mirroring
3 6 (35.29%) XML
3 6 (35.29%) T-SQL
3 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
3 6 (35.29%) VB.NET
3 6 (35.29%) C#
3 6 (35.29%) HTML
3 6 (35.29%) MS Excel
3 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
3 6 (35.29%) SQL Server 2000
3 6 (35.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (35.29%) MVC
3 6 (35.29%) Replication
3 6 (35.29%) Clustering
3 6 (35.29%) PowerShell
3 6 (35.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (29.41%) jQuery
4 5 (29.41%) Web Development
4 5 (29.41%) Graphic Design

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 1 (5.88%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (35.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) SaaS
1 1 (5.88%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) LAN
1 1 (5.88%) WLAN
1 1 (5.88%) WAN
1 1 (5.88%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (64.71%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (41.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (41.18%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (41.18%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (35.29%) SQL Server 2000
3 6 (35.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (5.88%) JasperReports
4 1 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (5.88%) DB2
4 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (5.88%) DTS
4 1 (5.88%) Adabas
4 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Developer
2 6 (35.29%) Database Manager
3 5 (29.41%) Web Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Analyst Programmer
4 1 (5.88%) Programmer
4 1 (5.88%) Software Tester
4 1 (5.88%) .NET Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Developer
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (5.88%) COBOL Analyst Programmer
4 1 (5.88%) COBOL Programmer
4 1 (5.88%) Applications Manager
4 1 (5.88%) COBOL Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Data Warehouse Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (41.18%) .NET
1 7 (41.18%) ASP.NET
2 6 (35.29%) XML
2 6 (35.29%) HTML
3 5 (29.41%) CSS3
3 5 (29.41%) jQuery
3 5 (29.41%) CSS
3 5 (29.41%) Web Services
4 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (5.88%) HTML5
4 1 (5.88%) XSLT
4 1 (5.88%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Replication
1 6 (35.29%) Clustering
1 6 (35.29%) Mobile App
2 5 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (29.41%) Graphic Design
3 1 (5.88%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (5.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Linux
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (35.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (35.29%) MVC
2 6 (35.29%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (35.29%) Database Mirroring
3 5 (29.41%) Waterfall
3 5 (29.41%) Mentoring
3 5 (29.41%) Web Development
4 1 (5.88%) Manual Testing
4 1 (5.88%) System Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Data Architecture
4 1 (5.88%) ITIL
4 1 (5.88%) RAD
4 1 (5.88%) Multidimensional Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) SQL
2 6 (35.29%) T-SQL
2 6 (35.29%) PowerShell
2 6 (35.29%) C#
2 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
2 6 (35.29%) VB.NET
3 2 (11.76%) Java
4 1 (5.88%) COBOL
4 1 (5.88%) NATURAL
4 1 (5.88%) JCL
4 1 (5.88%) VB6
4 1 (5.88%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) ISEB
1 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (5.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle
3 1 (5.88%) Cognos
3 1 (5.88%) IBM
3 1 (5.88%) Citrix
3 1 (5.88%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.88%) Sage
Midlands
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago