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 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 12 9 4
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -5
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 89 97 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 13.03% 14.43% 24.07%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 36.03% 49.49% 56.38%
Number of salaries quoted 85 95 84
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,750 £22,800
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £44,000 £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
247 196 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 36.16% 29.17% 42.69%
Number of salaries quoted 226 190 149
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,100 £24,900 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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 5 August 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Northampton

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 5 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 99 (56.90%) .NET
2 96 (55.17%) SQL
3 83 (47.70%) Microsoft
4 79 (45.40%) C#
5 75 (43.10%) Windows
6 59 (33.91%) MVC
7 58 (33.33%) ASP.NET
8 53 (30.46%) Agile Software Development
9 51 (29.31%) VB.NET
10 40 (22.99%) SharePoint
11 38 (21.84%) MS Excel
12 36 (20.69%) Business Intelligence
13 32 (18.39%) TDD
14 31 (17.82%) Windows Server 2008
14 31 (17.82%) ASP.NET MVC
15 30 (17.24%) ASP.NET Web API
15 30 (17.24%) WCF
15 30 (17.24%) User Acceptance Testing
16 29 (16.67%) Degree
16 29 (16.67%) JavaScript
16 29 (16.67%) NoSQL
17 28 (16.09%) VB
18 27 (15.52%) Git (software)
19 25 (14.37%) Finance
19 25 (14.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 24 (13.79%) Ruby
20 24 (13.79%) RESTful
20 24 (13.79%) BDD
20 24 (13.79%) Node.js
20 24 (13.79%) Web Application Development

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 5 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 40 (22.99%) SharePoint
2 24 (13.79%) Node.js
3 14 (8.05%) Lync
4 10 (5.75%) IIS
5 2 (1.15%) CMS
6 1 (0.57%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.57%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.57%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.57%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.57%) SAS
6 1 (0.57%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (0.57%) WebLogic
Applications
1 38 (21.84%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.87%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (2.87%) Dynamics NAV
1 5 (2.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.57%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 23 (13.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (3.45%) Office 365
3 1 (0.57%) GitHub
3 1 (0.57%) Sage Pay
3 1 (0.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (10.92%) SAN
2 15 (8.62%) Firewall
3 9 (5.17%) NAS
4 8 (4.60%) TCP/IP
5 7 (4.02%) DNS
5 7 (4.02%) VoIP
5 7 (4.02%) DHCP
6 6 (3.45%) PBX
7 3 (1.72%) Internet
8 1 (0.57%) Wireless
8 1 (0.57%) LAN
8 1 (0.57%) WAN
8 1 (0.57%) SSL
8 1 (0.57%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (16.67%) NoSQL
2 25 (14.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 21 (12.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 20 (11.49%) SQL Server 2005
5 19 (10.92%) SQL Server 2008
6 12 (6.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 12 (6.90%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (5.17%) Relational Database
8 7 (4.02%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (2.30%) DTS
9 4 (2.30%) SAP BW
9 4 (2.30%) SQL Server 2000
9 4 (2.30%) SAP BI
10 3 (1.72%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (0.57%) SQLPlus
11 1 (0.57%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.57%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.57%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 27 (15.52%) Git (software)
2 10 (5.75%) Visual Studio
3 9 (5.17%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (1.72%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (1.15%) Mercurial
5 2 (1.15%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.57%) Hudson
6 1 (0.57%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.57%) NUnit
6 1 (0.57%) CruiseControl
6 1 (0.57%) Subversion
General
1 25 (14.37%) Finance
2 12 (6.90%) Law
2 12 (6.90%) Retail
3 6 (3.45%) Banking
4 5 (2.87%) Legal
5 1 (0.57%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 84 (48.28%) Developer
2 42 (24.14%) .NET Developer
3 40 (22.99%) Analyst
4 21 (12.07%) Applications Support
5 17 (9.77%) Support Analyst
6 16 (9.20%) C# Developer
7 12 (6.90%) Test Analyst
8 10 (5.75%) Java Developer
8 10 (5.75%) C# .NET Developer
9 9 (5.17%) Software Support Analyst
10 8 (4.60%) QA Analyst
10 8 (4.60%) Technical Manager
10 8 (4.60%) Technical Services Manager
10 8 (4.60%) ASP.NET Developer
10 8 (4.60%) Service Manager
10 8 (4.60%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 7 (4.02%) 1st Line Support
11 7 (4.02%) Junior
11 7 (4.02%) Applications Support Analyst
12 6 (3.45%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (56.90%) .NET
2 58 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 31 (17.82%) ASP.NET MVC
4 30 (17.24%) WCF
4 30 (17.24%) ASP.NET Web API
5 24 (13.79%) RESTful
6 23 (13.22%) HTML
7 20 (11.49%) jQuery
8 19 (10.92%) Web Services
9 18 (10.34%) CSS
10 11 (6.32%) XML
11 10 (5.75%) JPA
11 10 (5.75%) Spring
12 9 (5.17%) Java EE
12 9 (5.17%) JSON
12 9 (5.17%) Spring MVC
12 9 (5.17%) WinForms
12 9 (5.17%) J2EE
13 7 (4.02%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 6 (3.45%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 12 (6.90%) Computer Science
2 9 (5.17%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (4.60%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.30%) Data Integration
5 2 (1.15%) Data Extraction
5 2 (1.15%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.57%) Streaming Video
6 1 (0.57%) Replication
6 1 (0.57%) Clustering
6 1 (0.57%) Cryptography
6 1 (0.57%) Graphic Design
6 1 (0.57%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.57%) NHS
6 1 (0.57%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.57%) iSeries
6 1 (0.57%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.57%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.57%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 75 (43.10%) Windows
2 31 (17.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (12.07%) Windows 7
4 18 (10.34%) Windows 8
5 11 (6.32%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (6.32%) Linux
6 7 (4.02%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (2.87%) UNIX
7 5 (2.87%) Windows 2000
8 3 (1.72%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.57%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (33.91%) MVC
2 53 (30.46%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (20.69%) Business Intelligence
4 32 (18.39%) TDD
5 30 (17.24%) User Acceptance Testing
6 24 (13.79%) BDD
6 24 (13.79%) Web Application Development
7 23 (13.22%) Software Testing
8 19 (10.92%) Software Engineering
9 14 (8.05%) SDLC
10 13 (7.47%) Automated Testing
11 12 (6.90%) Test Scripting
12 9 (5.17%) Stakeholder Management
12 9 (5.17%) Disaster Recovery
12 9 (5.17%) ERP
13 8 (4.60%) OO
13 8 (4.60%) Scrum
13 8 (4.60%) Document Management
13 8 (4.60%) Unit Testing
13 8 (4.60%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 96 (55.17%) SQL
2 79 (45.40%) C#
3 51 (29.31%) VB.NET
4 29 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 28 (16.09%) VB
6 24 (13.79%) Ruby
7 20 (11.49%) T-SQL
8 13 (7.47%) Java
9 1 (0.57%) VBScript
9 1 (0.57%) ActionScript
9 1 (0.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 29 (16.67%) Degree
2 7 (4.02%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (2.87%) MCSE
3 5 (2.87%) CCNP
3 5 (2.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (2.87%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (2.87%) ISTQB
3 5 (2.87%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 4 (2.30%) Security Cleared
4 4 (2.30%) VCP5
4 4 (2.30%) ISEB
5 1 (0.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.57%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.57%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.17%) QA
System Software
1 10 (5.75%) Hyper-V
2 6 (3.45%) vSphere
3 2 (1.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.57%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.57%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.57%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 14 (8.05%) SCCM
2 5 (2.87%) SCOM
3 1 (0.57%) SCSM
3 1 (0.57%) Control-M
3 1 (0.57%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.57%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 83 (47.70%) Microsoft
2 10 (5.75%) Oracle
3 9 (5.17%) Sybase
4 6 (3.45%) VMware
5 5 (2.87%) Cisco
5 5 (2.87%) SAP
6 1 (0.57%) Cognos
6 1 (0.57%) BMC
6 1 (0.57%) Cognizant
6 1 (0.57%) Remedy
6 1 (0.57%) IBM
6 1 (0.57%) Teradata
6 1 (0.57%) Telerik
6 1 (0.57%) Veeam
6 1 (0.57%) hybris
6 1 (0.57%) Xamarin
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Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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