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 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 20 10 10
Rank change year-on-year
-10 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2 10 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 1.92% 9.52% 11.05%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.70% 50.00% 35.71%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 17
Average salary £51,250 £44,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.47% -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £34,200 £31,400
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £53,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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 20 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 22.12% 19.05% 30.94%
Number of salaries quoted 23 13 47
Average salary £42,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.04% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £56,600 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 16 (88.89%) SQL
2 15 (83.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (77.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (72.22%) Disaster Recovery
4 13 (72.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (72.22%) SQL Server 2005
4 13 (72.22%) T-SQL
5 12 (66.67%) SQL Server 2000
5 12 (66.67%) Replication
5 12 (66.67%) Clustering
5 12 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 12 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
5 12 (66.67%) Database Mirroring
5 12 (66.67%) Presales
5 12 (66.67%) PowerShell
6 3 (16.67%) NHS
7 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (11.11%) Data Quality
7 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (11.11%) Dimensional Modelling
7 2 (11.11%) Data Extraction
7 2 (11.11%) C#
7 2 (11.11%) .NET
7 2 (11.11%) OLAP
7 2 (11.11%) Visual Studio
7 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET
7 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (83.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 14 (77.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (72.22%) SQL Server 2005
3 13 (72.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (66.67%) SQL Server 2000
4 12 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (11.11%) OLAP
5 2 (11.11%) OLAP Cube
5 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (5.56%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (11.11%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Database Manager
2 4 (22.22%) Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Software Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) DBA
4 1 (5.56%) Implementation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) .NET
1 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (66.67%) Clustering
1 12 (66.67%) Replication
2 3 (16.67%) NHS
3 2 (11.11%) Data Extraction
4 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.56%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) Disaster Recovery
2 12 (66.67%) Database Mirroring
2 12 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 12 (66.67%) Presales
3 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (11.11%) Dimensional Modelling
3 2 (11.11%) ETL
3 2 (11.11%) Kimball Methodology
4 1 (5.56%) Change Management
4 1 (5.56%) Database Theory
Programming Languages
1 16 (88.89%) SQL
2 13 (72.22%) T-SQL
3 12 (66.67%) PowerShell
4 2 (11.11%) C#
5 1 (5.56%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
1 1 (5.56%) MCDBA
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
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