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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 11 3 8
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +5
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 84 81 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 12.73% 21.43% 15.74%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 46.67% 53.29% 63.96%
Number of salaries quoted 80 81 62
Average salary £36,750 £35,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -9.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
180 152 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 27.27% 40.21% 24.61%
Number of salaries quoted 173 152 91
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 August 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Northampton

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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.

1 117 (55.45%) .NET
2 108 (51.18%) C#
3 96 (45.50%) ASP.NET
4 93 (44.08%) Windows
5 89 (42.18%) Microsoft
6 80 (37.91%) SQL
7 54 (25.59%) HTML
7 54 (25.59%) CSS
8 48 (22.75%) JavaScript
8 48 (22.75%) ASP.NET MVC
9 47 (22.27%) Microsoft Certification
10 43 (20.38%) XML
11 38 (18.01%) MVC
11 38 (18.01%) jQuery
12 37 (17.54%) Active Directory
12 37 (17.54%) MS Excel
13 34 (16.11%) .NET Framework
14 33 (15.64%) VMware
14 33 (15.64%) MS Exchange
14 33 (15.64%) TCP/IP
15 32 (15.17%) ITIL
15 32 (15.17%) Visual Studio
16 31 (14.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 31 (14.69%) SQL Server 2008
17 29 (13.74%) Retail
18 28 (13.27%) TDD
18 28 (13.27%) DHCP
18 28 (13.27%) DNS
18 28 (13.27%) Hyper-V
19 27 (12.80%) Exchange Server 2010

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 33 (15.64%) MS Exchange
2 27 (12.80%) Exchange Server 2010
3 23 (10.90%) CMS
4 18 (8.53%) SharePoint
5 14 (6.64%) DNN
6 10 (4.74%) Node.js
7 8 (3.79%) SharePoint 2010
8 5 (2.37%) IIS
8 5 (2.37%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (1.42%) Lync
10 2 (0.95%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2013
11 1 (0.47%) Oracle Application Server
11 1 (0.47%) SAS
Applications
1 37 (17.54%) MS Excel
2 12 (5.69%) MS Office
3 3 (1.42%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (1.42%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.47%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (2.37%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.47%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.95%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 33 (15.64%) TCP/IP
2 28 (13.27%) DNS
2 28 (13.27%) DHCP
3 27 (12.80%) Firewall
4 3 (1.42%) Intranet
5 2 (0.95%) Internet
5 2 (0.95%) Extranet
5 2 (0.95%) SSL
6 1 (0.47%) FTP
6 1 (0.47%) LAN
6 1 (0.47%) WAN
6 1 (0.47%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (14.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 31 (14.69%) SQL Server 2008
2 22 (10.43%) SQL Server 2012
3 20 (9.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 15 (7.11%) Relational Database
5 12 (5.69%) SQL Server 2005
6 10 (4.74%) Data Mining
7 9 (4.27%) NoSQL
8 8 (3.79%) MySQL
9 6 (2.84%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (1.42%) DTS
10 3 (1.42%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (1.42%) SQL Server 2000
10 3 (1.42%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.95%) Oracle Discoverer
11 2 (0.95%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (0.95%) Oracle9i Database
12 1 (0.47%) MS Access
12 1 (0.47%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 32 (15.17%) Visual Studio
2 25 (11.85%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (4.74%) Git (software)
4 9 (4.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 8 (3.79%) NUnit
6 7 (3.32%) Moq
7 6 (2.84%) MSTest
7 6 (2.84%) Rhino Mocks
7 6 (2.84%) Oracle Forms
8 5 (2.37%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 2 (0.95%) Oracle APEX
10 1 (0.47%) Firebug
10 1 (0.47%) Fiddler
General
1 29 (13.74%) Retail
2 13 (6.16%) Marketing
3 6 (2.84%) Finance
4 3 (1.42%) Banking
5 2 (0.95%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.95%) Legal
6 1 (0.47%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.47%) Law
6 1 (0.47%) German Language
Job Titles
1 107 (50.71%) Developer
2 63 (29.86%) Analyst
3 47 (22.27%) .NET Developer
4 30 (14.22%) Support Analyst
5 27 (12.80%) Software Developer
6 26 (12.32%) C# Developer
6 26 (12.32%) C# .NET Developer
7 19 (9.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 19 (9.00%) ASP.NET Developer
7 19 (9.00%) Applications Support
8 17 (8.06%) Senior Developer
9 15 (7.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 15 (7.11%) Network Analyst
9 15 (7.11%) SQL Developer
10 14 (6.64%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
11 12 (5.69%) DBA
12 11 (5.21%) Applications Support Analyst
13 9 (4.27%) SQL DBA
14 8 (3.79%) Senior Software Developer
14 8 (3.79%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (55.45%) .NET
2 96 (45.50%) ASP.NET
3 54 (25.59%) CSS
3 54 (25.59%) HTML
4 48 (22.75%) ASP.NET MVC
5 43 (20.38%) XML
6 38 (18.01%) jQuery
7 34 (16.11%) .NET Framework
8 27 (12.80%) Ajax
9 26 (12.32%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 24 (11.37%) WCF
11 20 (9.48%) Web Services
12 19 (9.00%) HTML5
13 16 (7.58%) WPF
13 16 (7.58%) CSS3
14 15 (7.11%) Razor View Engine
14 15 (7.11%) WinForms
15 13 (6.16%) LINQ
16 12 (5.69%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 11 (5.21%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 13 (6.16%) Open Source
2 8 (3.79%) N-Tier
2 8 (3.79%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (2.84%) Inversion of Control
3 6 (2.84%) Computer Science
4 5 (2.37%) Mainframe
5 2 (0.95%) iPhone
6 1 (0.47%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.47%) Replication
6 1 (0.47%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 93 (44.08%) Windows
2 18 (8.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (4.74%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (4.74%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (3.79%) UNIX
5 6 (2.84%) Linux
6 3 (1.42%) Android
7 2 (0.95%) Windows XP
7 2 (0.95%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (18.01%) MVC
2 32 (15.17%) ITIL
3 28 (13.27%) TDD
4 21 (9.95%) ITIL V3
5 20 (9.48%) Business Intelligence
6 19 (9.00%) Web Application Development
7 18 (8.53%) Web Development
8 17 (8.06%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (7.11%) Web Design
10 13 (6.16%) E-Commerce
10 13 (6.16%) Unit Testing
10 13 (6.16%) Responsive Web Design
11 12 (5.69%) UML
12 11 (5.21%) Project Management
13 10 (4.74%) Data Modelling
13 10 (4.74%) Performance Tuning
14 9 (4.27%) BDD
15 8 (3.79%) Root Cause Analysis
15 8 (3.79%) Continuous Integration
15 8 (3.79%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 108 (51.18%) C#
2 80 (37.91%) SQL
3 48 (22.75%) JavaScript
4 25 (11.85%) T-SQL
5 24 (11.37%) VB.NET
6 21 (9.95%) VB
7 11 (5.21%) Java
8 9 (4.27%) Ruby
9 7 (3.32%) Shell Script
10 5 (2.37%) C++
11 3 (1.42%) PHP
12 2 (0.95%) VBScript
13 1 (0.47%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.47%) COBOL
13 1 (0.47%) Perl
13 1 (0.47%) VB6
13 1 (0.47%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 47 (22.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 27 (12.80%) CCNA
2 27 (12.80%) Cisco Certification
3 26 (12.32%) MCSA
4 17 (8.06%) Degree
5 12 (5.69%) MCP
6 11 (5.21%) MCAD
7 7 (3.32%) ISEB
8 6 (2.84%) Security Cleared
9 5 (2.37%) MCSE
10 2 (0.95%) MCSD
11 1 (0.47%) MCDBA
11 1 (0.47%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (0.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.47%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.21%) QA
2 3 (1.42%) SLA
System Software
1 37 (17.54%) Active Directory
2 28 (13.27%) Hyper-V
3 5 (2.37%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.95%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 5 (2.37%) Control-M
2 1 (0.47%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 89 (42.18%) Microsoft
2 33 (15.64%) VMware
3 27 (12.80%) Cisco
4 11 (5.21%) SAP
5 10 (4.74%) Oracle
6 6 (2.84%) Citrix
6 6 (2.84%) Remedy
7 5 (2.37%) BMC
8 1 (0.47%) Sage
8 1 (0.47%) HP
8 1 (0.47%) Business Objects
8 1 (0.47%) IBM
8 1 (0.47%) Google
8 1 (0.47%) hybris
8 1 (0.47%) RedPrairie
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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St Andrews
Salary: Dependant on experience
Posted: 7 days ago