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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 9 8 5
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 89 97 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 17.02% 17.29% 22.90%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 48.11% 52.72% 74.53%
Number of salaries quoted 84 91 76
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
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
185 184 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 35.37% 32.80% 30.72%
Number of salaries quoted 172 173 98
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £44,800 £49,000
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 3 March 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Northampton

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 3 March 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.

1 133 (58.85%) .NET
2 126 (55.75%) C#
3 111 (49.12%) SQL
4 103 (45.58%) ASP.NET
5 98 (43.36%) Microsoft
6 80 (35.40%) Windows
7 72 (31.86%) JavaScript
8 71 (31.42%) MVC
9 70 (30.97%) Agile Software Development
10 65 (28.76%) VB.NET
10 65 (28.76%) HTML
11 64 (28.32%) MS Excel
12 59 (26.11%) CSS
13 58 (25.66%) ASP.NET MVC
14 53 (23.45%) Visual Studio
15 47 (20.80%) TDD
16 46 (20.35%) jQuery
17 44 (19.47%) WCF
18 41 (18.14%) Finance
19 39 (17.26%) T-SQL
20 33 (14.60%) Team Foundation Server
21 31 (13.72%) RESTful
21 31 (13.72%) .NET Framework
21 31 (13.72%) HTML5
22 29 (12.83%) WinForms
22 29 (12.83%) JSON
22 29 (12.83%) SQL Server 2008
23 28 (12.39%) XML
23 28 (12.39%) SharePoint
23 28 (12.39%) Mentoring

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 28 (12.39%) SharePoint
2 23 (10.18%) Node.js
3 15 (6.64%) IIS
4 11 (4.87%) CMS
5 8 (3.54%) SharePoint Server
5 8 (3.54%) SharePoint 2010
6 5 (2.21%) MS Exchange
7 3 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (0.88%) Lync
9 1 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 64 (28.32%) MS Excel
2 11 (4.87%) MS Office
3 8 (3.54%) InfoPath
4 6 (2.65%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 9 (3.98%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.33%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.44%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.21%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.54%) Intranet
2 5 (2.21%) SAN
3 4 (1.77%) DNS
3 4 (1.77%) Firewall
3 4 (1.77%) DHCP
3 4 (1.77%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.88%) LAN
4 2 (0.88%) WAN
5 1 (0.44%) WLAN
5 1 (0.44%) VPN
5 1 (0.44%) VLAN
5 1 (0.44%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (12.83%) SQL Server 2008
2 23 (10.18%) NoSQL
3 22 (9.73%) SQL Server 2012
4 20 (8.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 15 (6.64%) SQL Server 2005
6 12 (5.31%) Relational Database
7 11 (4.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (2.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (2.65%) DTS
8 6 (2.65%) Microsoft Power View
9 4 (1.77%) Data Mining
9 4 (1.77%) BusinessObjects
10 3 (1.33%) SAP Data Services
11 2 (0.88%) Big Data
11 2 (0.88%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 1 (0.44%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.44%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 53 (23.45%) Visual Studio
2 33 (14.60%) Team Foundation Server
3 23 (10.18%) Git (software)
4 11 (4.87%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 9 (3.98%) CruiseControl
6 8 (3.54%) Rhino Mocks
7 5 (2.21%) Firebug
7 5 (2.21%) Fiddler
8 1 (0.44%) Subversion
8 1 (0.44%) ReSharper
8 1 (0.44%) NUnit
General
1 41 (18.14%) Finance
2 13 (5.75%) Retail
3 7 (3.10%) Back Office
4 6 (2.65%) Financial Institution
4 6 (2.65%) Marketing
5 5 (2.21%) Law
5 5 (2.21%) Legal
6 1 (0.44%) Banking
Job Titles
1 136 (60.18%) Developer
2 62 (27.43%) C# Developer
3 54 (23.89%) C# .NET Developer
4 52 (23.01%) .NET Developer
5 35 (15.49%) Analyst
6 31 (13.72%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 30 (13.27%) Senior Developer
8 22 (9.73%) DBA
8 22 (9.73%) SQL DBA
9 21 (9.29%) Senior C# Developer
10 16 (7.08%) Applications Support
11 15 (6.64%) ASP.NET Developer
12 13 (5.75%) Software Developer
13 10 (4.42%) Consultant
14 9 (3.98%) Analyst Developer
15 8 (3.54%) Test Analyst
15 8 (3.54%) Support Analyst
15 8 (3.54%) SharePoint Developer
16 7 (3.10%) Applications Developer
16 7 (3.10%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 133 (58.85%) .NET
2 103 (45.58%) ASP.NET
3 65 (28.76%) HTML
4 59 (26.11%) CSS
5 58 (25.66%) ASP.NET MVC
6 46 (20.35%) jQuery
7 44 (19.47%) WCF
8 31 (13.72%) HTML5
8 31 (13.72%) RESTful
8 31 (13.72%) .NET Framework
9 29 (12.83%) JSON
9 29 (12.83%) WinForms
10 28 (12.39%) XML
11 23 (10.18%) ASP.NET Web API
12 22 (9.73%) CSS3
13 19 (8.41%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 14 (6.19%) Ajax
15 13 (5.75%) LINQ
16 10 (4.42%) Web Services
17 9 (3.98%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 17 (7.52%) N-Tier
2 12 (5.31%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (3.98%) Computer Science
4 8 (3.54%) NHS
4 8 (3.54%) Mathematics
5 6 (2.65%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (1.77%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.77%) EPoS
7 1 (0.44%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.44%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 80 (35.40%) Windows
2 20 (8.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (3.98%) Windows 7
4 8 (3.54%) Windows 8
4 8 (3.54%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (3.10%) Android
6 5 (2.21%) Linux
6 5 (2.21%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.88%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (31.42%) MVC
2 70 (30.97%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (20.80%) TDD
4 28 (12.39%) Mentoring
5 27 (11.95%) Coaching
6 23 (10.18%) Web Application Development
6 23 (10.18%) BDD
6 23 (10.18%) Business Intelligence
7 22 (9.73%) Validation
8 19 (8.41%) CRM
9 17 (7.52%) Continuous Integration
9 17 (7.52%) Data Validation
10 15 (6.64%) Web Development
11 13 (5.75%) ITIL
12 10 (4.42%) Software Engineering
13 9 (3.98%) Software Testing
13 9 (3.98%) Scrum
14 8 (3.54%) Time Management
14 8 (3.54%) User Acceptance Testing
14 8 (3.54%) OO
Programming Languages
1 126 (55.75%) C#
2 111 (49.12%) SQL
3 72 (31.86%) JavaScript
4 65 (28.76%) VB.NET
5 39 (17.26%) T-SQL
6 27 (11.95%) VB
7 23 (10.18%) Ruby
8 8 (3.54%) C++
9 7 (3.10%) Java
10 6 (2.65%) PowerShell
11 4 (1.77%) ABAP
12 1 (0.44%) VBA
Qualifications
1 25 (11.06%) Degree
2 11 (4.87%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (3.54%) Security Cleared
4 6 (2.65%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (2.21%) CCNA
5 5 (2.21%) VCP4
6 4 (1.77%) ISEB
6 4 (1.77%) MCSE
7 3 (1.33%) MCSA
7 3 (1.33%) MCP
7 3 (1.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (1.33%) MCITP
7 3 (1.33%) ISTQB
7 3 (1.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 2 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.44%) CCNP
9 1 (0.44%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.75%) QA
2 5 (2.21%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (3.54%) Active Directory
2 7 (3.10%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.88%) vSphere
3 2 (0.88%) Firmware
3 2 (0.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.88%) SCCM
2 1 (0.44%) WSUS
Vendors
1 98 (43.36%) Microsoft
2 11 (4.87%) Oracle
3 10 (4.42%) VMware
4 7 (3.10%) Xamarin
4 7 (3.10%) Cisco
5 4 (1.77%) IBM
5 4 (1.77%) Sage
5 4 (1.77%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (1.77%) Sybase
5 4 (1.77%) Business Objects
5 4 (1.77%) SAP
6 3 (1.33%) HP
6 3 (1.33%) NetApp
7 1 (0.44%) Remedy
7 1 (0.44%) Citrix
7 1 (0.44%) BMC
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