The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 10 13 4
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -9
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 99 84 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 13.67% 12.69% 21.62%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 39.76% 46.41% 54.05%
Number of salaries quoted 95 80 80
Average salary £32,500 £36,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.56% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
SQL Server
Northamptonshire

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 Northampton region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
249 181 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 34.39% 27.34% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 229 174 148
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

SQL Server Salary Trend in Northampton

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Northampton

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Northampton 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.

1 107 (60.45%) .NET
2 94 (53.11%) SQL
3 87 (49.15%) C#
4 84 (47.46%) Microsoft
5 73 (41.24%) Windows
6 67 (37.85%) ASP.NET
7 65 (36.72%) MVC
8 58 (32.77%) Agile Software Development
9 53 (29.94%) VB.NET
10 38 (21.47%) SharePoint
11 36 (20.34%) Business Intelligence
11 36 (20.34%) JavaScript
12 35 (19.77%) TDD
13 34 (19.21%) MS Excel
14 33 (18.64%) Degree
14 33 (18.64%) WCF
15 32 (18.08%) ASP.NET MVC
16 30 (16.95%) ASP.NET Web API
16 30 (16.95%) HTML
17 29 (16.38%) User Acceptance Testing
17 29 (16.38%) Windows Server 2008
17 29 (16.38%) NoSQL
18 28 (15.82%) VB
19 27 (15.25%) Git (software)
20 24 (13.56%) RESTful
20 24 (13.56%) BDD
20 24 (13.56%) Node.js
20 24 (13.56%) Web Application Development
20 24 (13.56%) Web Services
20 24 (13.56%) CSS

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 38 (21.47%) SharePoint
2 24 (13.56%) Node.js
3 13 (7.34%) Lync
4 6 (3.39%) IIS
5 5 (2.82%) CMS
6 1 (0.56%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.56%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.56%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.56%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.56%) SAS
6 1 (0.56%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (0.56%) WebLogic
Applications
1 34 (19.21%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.69%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.56%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 22 (12.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.82%) Office 365
3 1 (0.56%) GitHub
3 1 (0.56%) Sage Pay
3 1 (0.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (10.17%) SAN
2 14 (7.91%) Firewall
3 9 (5.08%) NAS
4 8 (4.52%) TCP/IP
5 7 (3.95%) DNS
5 7 (3.95%) VoIP
5 7 (3.95%) DHCP
6 6 (3.39%) PBX
7 3 (1.69%) Internet
8 1 (0.56%) Wireless
8 1 (0.56%) LAN
8 1 (0.56%) WAN
8 1 (0.56%) SSL
8 1 (0.56%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (16.38%) NoSQL
2 23 (12.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 20 (11.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 20 (11.30%) SQL Server 2008
4 19 (10.73%) SQL Server 2005
5 12 (6.78%) Data Warehouse
5 12 (6.78%) Relational Database
6 10 (5.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 10 (5.65%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (2.82%) SQL Server 2000
8 4 (2.26%) SAP BW
8 4 (2.26%) SAP BI
8 4 (2.26%) DTS
9 3 (1.69%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.56%) MySQL
10 1 (0.56%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.56%) SQLPlus
10 1 (0.56%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.56%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 27 (15.25%) Git (software)
2 16 (9.04%) Visual Studio
3 12 (6.78%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (2.82%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 3 (1.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (1.13%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.56%) Hudson
7 1 (0.56%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.56%) NUnit
7 1 (0.56%) Subversion
General
1 24 (13.56%) Finance
2 11 (6.21%) Law
3 8 (4.52%) Retail
4 7 (3.95%) Banking
5 5 (2.82%) Legal
Job Titles
1 95 (53.67%) Developer
2 52 (29.38%) .NET Developer
3 41 (23.16%) Analyst
4 23 (12.99%) C# Developer
5 18 (10.17%) Support Analyst
5 18 (10.17%) C# .NET Developer
6 17 (9.60%) Applications Support
7 15 (8.47%) ASP.NET Developer
8 14 (7.91%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 12 (6.78%) Test Analyst
10 11 (6.21%) Junior
10 11 (6.21%) Java Developer
11 10 (5.65%) Junior Developer
12 9 (5.08%) Software Support Analyst
13 8 (4.52%) Technical Manager
13 8 (4.52%) Technical Services Manager
13 8 (4.52%) Applications Support Analyst
13 8 (4.52%) Service Manager
13 8 (4.52%) QA Analyst
14 7 (3.95%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 107 (60.45%) .NET
2 67 (37.85%) ASP.NET
3 33 (18.64%) WCF
4 32 (18.08%) ASP.NET MVC
5 30 (16.95%) HTML
5 30 (16.95%) ASP.NET Web API
6 24 (13.56%) RESTful
6 24 (13.56%) CSS
6 24 (13.56%) Web Services
7 23 (12.99%) jQuery
8 12 (6.78%) JSON
8 12 (6.78%) XML
9 11 (6.21%) WinForms
9 11 (6.21%) Spring
9 11 (6.21%) JPA
9 11 (6.21%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 10 (5.65%) Java EE
10 10 (5.65%) LINQ
10 10 (5.65%) Spring MVC
10 10 (5.65%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.34%) Computer Science
2 10 (5.65%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (4.52%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.26%) Data Integration
5 2 (1.13%) Data Extraction
5 2 (1.13%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.56%) Streaming Video
6 1 (0.56%) Replication
6 1 (0.56%) Clustering
6 1 (0.56%) Cryptography
6 1 (0.56%) Graphic Design
6 1 (0.56%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.56%) NHS
6 1 (0.56%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.56%) iSeries
6 1 (0.56%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.56%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.56%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 73 (41.24%) Windows
2 29 (16.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (11.30%) Windows 7
4 17 (9.60%) Windows 8
5 12 (6.78%) Linux
6 10 (5.65%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (3.95%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (3.39%) Windows 2000
9 5 (2.82%) UNIX
10 3 (1.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (36.72%) MVC
2 58 (32.77%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (20.34%) Business Intelligence
4 35 (19.77%) TDD
5 29 (16.38%) User Acceptance Testing
6 24 (13.56%) BDD
6 24 (13.56%) Web Application Development
7 22 (12.43%) Software Testing
8 20 (11.30%) Software Engineering
9 17 (9.60%) SDLC
10 13 (7.34%) Automated Testing
11 12 (6.78%) Test Scripting
12 9 (5.08%) Scrum
12 9 (5.08%) Disaster Recovery
13 8 (4.52%) OO
13 8 (4.52%) Stakeholder Management
13 8 (4.52%) Document Management
13 8 (4.52%) Unit Testing
13 8 (4.52%) Manual Testing
14 7 (3.95%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 94 (53.11%) SQL
2 87 (49.15%) C#
3 53 (29.94%) VB.NET
4 36 (20.34%) JavaScript
5 28 (15.82%) VB
6 24 (13.56%) Ruby
7 19 (10.73%) T-SQL
8 14 (7.91%) Java
9 1 (0.56%) Perl
9 1 (0.56%) PHP
9 1 (0.56%) VBScript
9 1 (0.56%) ActionScript
9 1 (0.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 33 (18.64%) Degree
2 6 (3.39%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (2.82%) ISTQB
3 5 (2.82%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 4 (2.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (2.26%) MCSE
4 4 (2.26%) CCNP
4 4 (2.26%) ISEB
4 4 (2.26%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (1.69%) VCP5
6 1 (0.56%) MCITP
6 1 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.08%) QA
System Software
1 10 (5.65%) Hyper-V
2 5 (2.82%) vSphere
3 2 (1.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.56%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.56%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.56%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 13 (7.34%) SCCM
2 5 (2.82%) SCOM
3 1 (0.56%) SCSM
3 1 (0.56%) Control-M
3 1 (0.56%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.56%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 84 (47.46%) Microsoft
2 11 (6.21%) Oracle
3 10 (5.65%) Sybase
4 5 (2.82%) SAP
4 5 (2.82%) VMware
5 4 (2.26%) Cisco
6 1 (0.56%) IBM
6 1 (0.56%) Teradata
6 1 (0.56%) Telerik
6 1 (0.56%) Veeam
6 1 (0.56%) hybris
6 1 (0.56%) Cognos
6 1 (0.56%) BMC
6 1 (0.56%) Cognizant
6 1 (0.56%) Remedy
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago