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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 6 9 9
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 131 63 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 19.61% 15.04% 17.84%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 60.37% 56.25% 73.44%
Number of salaries quoted 122 63 92
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -10.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,050 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,800 £40,900
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
217 112 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 32.49% 26.73% 24.29%
Number of salaries quoted 206 106 126
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 19 December 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Northampton

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 136 (59.39%) .NET
2 132 (57.64%) C#
3 109 (47.60%) ASP.NET
4 106 (46.29%) Microsoft
5 102 (44.54%) SQL
6 91 (39.74%) Windows
7 69 (30.13%) JavaScript
7 69 (30.13%) HTML
8 66 (28.82%) CSS
8 66 (28.82%) VB.NET
9 60 (26.20%) Agile Software Development
10 59 (25.76%) MVC
11 58 (25.33%) MS Excel
12 57 (24.89%) Visual Studio
13 54 (23.58%) ASP.NET MVC
14 51 (22.27%) jQuery
15 46 (20.09%) Team Foundation Server
16 44 (19.21%) WCF
16 44 (19.21%) TDD
17 40 (17.47%) .NET Framework
17 40 (17.47%) XML
18 35 (15.28%) VB
19 33 (14.41%) SQL Server 2008
19 33 (14.41%) RESTful
20 31 (13.54%) Finance
21 30 (13.10%) SharePoint
22 29 (12.66%) T-SQL
23 28 (12.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
24 27 (11.79%) HTML5
25 26 (11.35%) Microsoft Certification

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 30 (13.10%) SharePoint
2 25 (10.92%) Node.js
3 22 (9.61%) MS Exchange
4 15 (6.55%) Exchange Server 2010
5 12 (5.24%) SharePoint 2010
6 11 (4.80%) CMS
7 9 (3.93%) SharePoint Server
8 6 (2.62%) IIS
9 4 (1.75%) Lync
10 2 (0.87%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2013
11 1 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 58 (25.33%) MS Excel
2 13 (5.68%) MS Office
3 9 (3.93%) InfoPath
4 6 (2.62%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.44%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (1.75%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.44%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.62%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (8.73%) TCP/IP
2 16 (6.99%) DNS
2 16 (6.99%) DHCP
3 14 (6.11%) Firewall
4 10 (4.37%) Intranet
5 4 (1.75%) SAN
6 3 (1.31%) WAN
6 3 (1.31%) LAN
7 2 (0.87%) SSL
7 2 (0.87%) Internet
7 2 (0.87%) Extranet
8 1 (0.44%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.44%) VLAN
8 1 (0.44%) VPN
8 1 (0.44%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (14.41%) SQL Server 2008
2 28 (12.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 25 (10.92%) SQL Server 2012
4 24 (10.48%) NoSQL
5 13 (5.68%) Relational Database
6 12 (5.24%) SQL Server 2005
7 9 (3.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (3.93%) Data Mining
8 8 (3.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 7 (3.06%) DTS
10 6 (2.62%) Microsoft Power View
11 4 (1.75%) BusinessObjects
12 3 (1.31%) SAP Data Services
13 2 (0.87%) Big Data
13 2 (0.87%) RDBMS
13 2 (0.87%) Crystal Reports
14 1 (0.44%) Data Warehouse
14 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2000
14 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 1 (0.44%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 57 (24.89%) Visual Studio
2 46 (20.09%) Team Foundation Server
3 24 (10.48%) Git (software)
4 11 (4.80%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 8 (3.49%) Rhino Mocks
6 6 (2.62%) Firebug
6 6 (2.62%) Fiddler
7 4 (1.75%) CruiseControl
8 1 (0.44%) Subversion
8 1 (0.44%) ReSharper
8 1 (0.44%) NUnit
General
1 31 (13.54%) Finance
2 17 (7.42%) Retail
3 6 (2.62%) Financial Institution
4 4 (1.75%) Legal
4 4 (1.75%) Banking
5 2 (0.87%) Back Office
6 1 (0.44%) Law
Job Titles
1 141 (61.57%) Developer
2 60 (26.20%) .NET Developer
3 53 (23.14%) C# Developer
4 46 (20.09%) C# .NET Developer
5 45 (19.65%) Analyst
6 26 (11.35%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 23 (10.04%) Senior Developer
8 21 (9.17%) DBA
8 21 (9.17%) SQL DBA
9 18 (7.86%) ASP.NET Developer
10 16 (6.99%) Senior C# Developer
10 16 (6.99%) Software Developer
11 13 (5.68%) Support Analyst
12 12 (5.24%) Support Engineer
13 11 (4.80%) SQL Developer
14 10 (4.37%) Test Analyst
14 10 (4.37%) Analyst Developer
15 9 (3.93%) Software Engineer
15 9 (3.93%) Applications Support
15 9 (3.93%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 136 (59.39%) .NET
2 109 (47.60%) ASP.NET
3 69 (30.13%) HTML
4 66 (28.82%) CSS
5 54 (23.58%) ASP.NET MVC
6 51 (22.27%) jQuery
7 44 (19.21%) WCF
8 40 (17.47%) XML
8 40 (17.47%) .NET Framework
9 33 (14.41%) RESTful
10 27 (11.79%) HTML5
11 24 (10.48%) ASP.NET Web API
11 24 (10.48%) WinForms
12 22 (9.61%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 21 (9.17%) JSON
14 19 (8.30%) Ajax
15 17 (7.42%) CSS3
15 17 (7.42%) Web Services
16 16 (6.99%) LINQ
17 10 (4.37%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 16 (6.99%) N-Tier
2 9 (3.93%) Computer Science
2 9 (3.93%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (3.49%) NHS
3 8 (3.49%) Mathematics
4 6 (2.62%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (1.75%) EPoS
6 2 (0.87%) iPhone
7 1 (0.44%) Kindle
7 1 (0.44%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 91 (39.74%) Windows
2 24 (10.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (6.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (2.62%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (1.75%) Android
6 2 (0.87%) Linux
6 2 (0.87%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.44%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (26.20%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (25.76%) MVC
3 44 (19.21%) TDD
4 25 (10.92%) ITIL
4 25 (10.92%) Business Intelligence
4 25 (10.92%) Web Application Development
5 24 (10.48%) BDD
5 24 (10.48%) Mentoring
6 23 (10.04%) Coaching
7 22 (9.61%) Validation
8 18 (7.86%) Web Development
9 16 (6.99%) Data Validation
10 14 (6.11%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (4.80%) Software Engineering
12 10 (4.37%) ITIL V3
13 7 (3.06%) Test Automation
13 7 (3.06%) CRM
14 6 (2.62%) UML
14 6 (2.62%) OO
14 6 (2.62%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 132 (57.64%) C#
2 102 (44.54%) SQL
3 69 (30.13%) JavaScript
4 66 (28.82%) VB.NET
5 35 (15.28%) VB
6 29 (12.66%) T-SQL
7 24 (10.48%) Ruby
8 13 (5.68%) C++
9 7 (3.06%) Java
10 6 (2.62%) PowerShell
11 4 (1.75%) ABAP
12 1 (0.44%) VBA
Qualifications
1 26 (11.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (10.48%) Degree
3 16 (6.99%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (6.99%) CCNA
4 14 (6.11%) MCSA
5 6 (2.62%) ISEB
6 4 (1.75%) MCSE
6 4 (1.75%) MCITP
7 3 (1.31%) ISTQB
7 3 (1.31%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 2 (0.87%) MCP
8 2 (0.87%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.99%) QA
2 5 (2.18%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.31%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (10.48%) Active Directory
2 19 (8.30%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.87%) Firmware
4 1 (0.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.44%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (0.44%) WSUS
1 1 (0.44%) SCCM
Vendors
1 106 (46.29%) Microsoft
2 19 (8.30%) VMware
3 17 (7.42%) Cisco
4 7 (3.06%) Oracle
5 4 (1.75%) Business Objects
5 4 (1.75%) SAP
5 4 (1.75%) IBM
5 4 (1.75%) BMC
5 4 (1.75%) Remedy
6 3 (1.31%) NetApp
6 3 (1.31%) HP
7 2 (0.87%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.44%) Citrix
8 1 (0.44%) Sage
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