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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 35 23 2
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -21
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2 6 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 1.20% 3.33% 21.16%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.70% 20.69% 57.97%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 16
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £55,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
23 29 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 13.86% 16.11% 36.51%
Number of salaries quoted 8 23 40
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +22.22%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +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 30 January 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in the Midlands

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (37.50%) ITIL
3 3 (37.50%) UML
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (25.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (25.00%) J2EE
4 2 (25.00%) NHS
4 2 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (25.00%) HL7
4 2 (25.00%) Rational Rhapsody
4 2 (25.00%) Data Virtualisation
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
4 2 (25.00%) RDBMS
4 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (25.00%) Linux
5 1 (12.50%) Logical Data Model
5 1 (12.50%) Physical Data Model
5 1 (12.50%) SSL
5 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (12.50%) Data Reconciliation
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (12.50%) Analytics

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 2 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) SSL
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
1 1 (12.50%) LAN
1 1 (12.50%) WLAN
1 1 (12.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (25.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle9i Database
2 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (12.50%) PowerCenter
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (12.50%) PeopleTools
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Architect
2 1 (12.50%) DBA
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Field Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Applications DBA
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Senior C# Developer
2 1 (12.50%) PeopleSoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) J2EE
2 1 (12.50%) jQuery
2 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
2 1 (12.50%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (12.50%) UNIX
3 1 (12.50%) Solaris
3 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL
1 3 (37.50%) UML
2 2 (25.00%) Data Virtualisation
3 1 (12.50%) Logical Data Model
3 1 (12.50%) Physical Data Model
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (12.50%) Data Reconciliation
3 1 (12.50%) Analytics
3 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (12.50%) High Availability
3 1 (12.50%) E-business
3 1 (12.50%) Data Security
3 1 (12.50%) MVC
3 1 (12.50%) Workflow
3 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
3 1 (12.50%) ETL
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (12.50%) PeopleCode
3 1 (12.50%) SQR
3 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
3 1 (12.50%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (12.50%) OCP
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Data Guard
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (12.50%) Informatica
3 1 (12.50%) NetApp
3 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix
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