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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 10 9 9
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 92 119 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 14.79% 18.39% 19.75%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 44.02% 50.85% 62.70%
Number of salaries quoted 79 112 76
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +9.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,300 £26,600 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
209 234 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 33.60% 36.17% 31.50%
Number of salaries quoted 181 211 111
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,100 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £42,600 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.26%

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 24 April 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Northampton

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 109 (56.19%) .NET
2 102 (52.58%) C#
2 102 (52.58%) SQL
3 85 (43.81%) Microsoft
4 82 (42.27%) ASP.NET
5 68 (35.05%) Agile Software Development
6 64 (32.99%) VB.NET
6 64 (32.99%) MVC
7 58 (29.90%) JavaScript
8 55 (28.35%) Windows
9 49 (25.26%) MS Excel
10 47 (24.23%) HTML
11 45 (23.20%) CSS
12 44 (22.68%) ASP.NET MVC
13 40 (20.62%) Finance
14 39 (20.10%) Visual Studio
14 39 (20.10%) TDD
15 37 (19.07%) T-SQL
16 36 (18.56%) WCF
17 32 (16.49%) SharePoint
18 30 (15.46%) Business Intelligence
18 30 (15.46%) jQuery
19 26 (13.40%) RESTful
20 24 (12.37%) WinForms
20 24 (12.37%) HTML5
20 24 (12.37%) ASP.NET Web API
21 23 (11.86%) Git (software)
22 22 (11.34%) BDD
22 22 (11.34%) NoSQL
22 22 (11.34%) Node.js

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 32 (16.49%) SharePoint
2 22 (11.34%) Node.js
3 12 (6.19%) IIS
4 11 (5.67%) Lync
5 6 (3.09%) CMS
6 5 (2.58%) SharePoint Server
7 4 (2.06%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.52%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.52%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.52%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.52%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.52%) SAS
8 1 (0.52%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 49 (25.26%) MS Excel
2 14 (7.22%) MS Office
3 4 (2.06%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.52%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 11 (5.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (2.58%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (2.06%) Sage CRM
4 1 (0.52%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 12 (6.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (3.09%) Office 365
3 1 (0.52%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.67%) SAN
2 9 (4.64%) Firewall
3 6 (3.09%) NAS
3 6 (3.09%) TCP/IP
4 5 (2.58%) DNS
4 5 (2.58%) Intranet
4 5 (2.58%) VoIP
4 5 (2.58%) DHCP
5 4 (2.06%) PBX
6 1 (0.52%) LAN
6 1 (0.52%) WAN
6 1 (0.52%) SSL
6 1 (0.52%) Wireless
6 1 (0.52%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (11.34%) NoSQL
2 20 (10.31%) SQL Server 2005
3 19 (9.79%) SQL Server 2008
4 15 (7.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (6.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (5.67%) SQL Server 2012
7 10 (5.15%) Relational Database
7 10 (5.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 8 (4.12%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (2.06%) SAP BW
9 4 (2.06%) SAP BI
10 3 (1.55%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (1.03%) RDBMS
11 2 (1.03%) Big Data
12 1 (0.52%) Hadoop
12 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Power View
12 1 (0.52%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.52%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 39 (20.10%) Visual Studio
2 23 (11.86%) Git (software)
3 20 (10.31%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (4.12%) CruiseControl
5 6 (3.09%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 4 (2.06%) Rhino Mocks
7 2 (1.03%) Subversion
8 1 (0.52%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.52%) NUnit
8 1 (0.52%) Hudson
General
1 40 (20.62%) Finance
2 19 (9.79%) Retail
3 12 (6.19%) Law
4 7 (3.61%) Legal
4 7 (3.61%) Back Office
5 6 (3.09%) Marketing
6 3 (1.55%) Banking
7 2 (1.03%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 119 (61.34%) Developer
2 41 (21.13%) C# Developer
3 39 (20.10%) .NET Developer
4 33 (17.01%) C# .NET Developer
5 26 (13.40%) Analyst
6 25 (12.89%) Senior Developer
7 21 (10.82%) Applications Support
8 17 (8.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 16 (8.25%) Senior C# Developer
10 13 (6.70%) Software Developer
11 11 (5.67%) ASP.NET Developer
11 11 (5.67%) Java Developer
12 10 (5.15%) SQL DBA
12 10 (5.15%) Consultant
12 10 (5.15%) DBA
13 9 (4.64%) Support Analyst
14 8 (4.12%) Applications Developer
14 8 (4.12%) Junior
14 8 (4.12%) Applications Support Analyst
15 6 (3.09%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (56.19%) .NET
2 82 (42.27%) ASP.NET
3 47 (24.23%) HTML
4 45 (23.20%) CSS
5 44 (22.68%) ASP.NET MVC
6 36 (18.56%) WCF
7 30 (15.46%) jQuery
8 26 (13.40%) RESTful
9 24 (12.37%) ASP.NET Web API
9 24 (12.37%) HTML5
9 24 (12.37%) WinForms
10 21 (10.82%) JSON
11 18 (9.28%) CSS3
12 17 (8.76%) Web Services
13 16 (8.25%) .NET Framework
14 14 (7.22%) XML
15 11 (5.67%) Spring
15 11 (5.67%) JPA
16 10 (5.15%) Java EE
16 10 (5.15%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 12 (6.19%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (5.15%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (3.09%) Management Information System
3 6 (3.09%) N-Tier
4 5 (2.58%) NHS
4 5 (2.58%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.06%) Data Integration
5 4 (2.06%) Mathematics
6 3 (1.55%) EPoS
7 1 (0.52%) Streaming Video
7 1 (0.52%) Replication
7 1 (0.52%) Clustering
7 1 (0.52%) Cryptography
7 1 (0.52%) Open Source
7 1 (0.52%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.52%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 55 (28.35%) Windows
2 19 (9.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (6.19%) Windows 7
3 12 (6.19%) Windows 8
3 12 (6.19%) Linux
4 7 (3.61%) Android
5 5 (2.58%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (2.06%) UNIX
7 2 (1.03%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.03%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (35.05%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (32.99%) MVC
3 39 (20.10%) TDD
4 30 (15.46%) Business Intelligence
5 22 (11.34%) BDD
5 22 (11.34%) Web Application Development
5 22 (11.34%) Mentoring
6 19 (9.79%) Coaching
7 18 (9.28%) CRM
8 15 (7.73%) Software Engineering
8 15 (7.73%) User Acceptance Testing
9 13 (6.70%) Continuous Integration
9 13 (6.70%) Data Validation
9 13 (6.70%) Validation
10 12 (6.19%) Software Testing
11 11 (5.67%) Web Development
12 9 (4.64%) Scrum
13 8 (4.12%) Migration
14 7 (3.61%) ITIL
14 7 (3.61%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 102 (52.58%) C#
1 102 (52.58%) SQL
2 64 (32.99%) VB.NET
3 58 (29.90%) JavaScript
4 37 (19.07%) T-SQL
5 22 (11.34%) VB
5 22 (11.34%) Ruby
6 13 (6.70%) Java
7 1 (0.52%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.52%) ActionScript
7 1 (0.52%) VBA
Qualifications
1 21 (10.82%) Degree
2 8 (4.12%) Security Cleared
3 7 (3.61%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (3.09%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (2.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (2.58%) MCSE
5 5 (2.58%) CCNP
6 4 (2.06%) VCP5
7 3 (1.55%) MCP
7 3 (1.55%) ISEB
8 1 (0.52%) CCNA
8 1 (0.52%) MCITP
8 1 (0.52%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.52%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.61%) QA
2 3 (1.55%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (3.09%) Hyper-V
1 6 (3.09%) vSphere
2 3 (1.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.03%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (5.67%) SCCM
2 1 (0.52%) SCOM
2 1 (0.52%) SCSM
2 1 (0.52%) WSUS
Vendors
1 85 (43.81%) Microsoft
2 11 (5.67%) Oracle
3 10 (5.15%) Sybase
4 8 (4.12%) VMware
5 7 (3.61%) Xamarin
6 6 (3.09%) Cisco
7 5 (2.58%) SAP
8 4 (2.06%) Sage
8 4 (2.06%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (1.55%) IBM
9 3 (1.55%) Business Objects
10 1 (0.52%) Cognos
10 1 (0.52%) HP
10 1 (0.52%) Citrix
10 1 (0.52%) BMC
10 1 (0.52%) Cognizant
10 1 (0.52%) Remedy
10 1 (0.52%) Teradata
10 1 (0.52%) Telerik
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