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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 5 12 6
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -6
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 101 91 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 19.46% 14.33% 19.71%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 43.35% 43.75% 53.45%
Number of salaries quoted 91 79 117
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,300 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
233 208 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 44.89% 32.76% 36.88%
Number of salaries quoted 189 180 210
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,700 £29,850 £25,625
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £55,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 29 April 2016.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Northampton

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

1 105 (52.50%) .NET
2 104 (52.00%) SQL
3 94 (47.00%) Agile Software Development
4 89 (44.50%) ASP.NET
5 77 (38.50%) C#
6 75 (37.50%) Microsoft
7 72 (36.00%) MVC
8 61 (30.50%) Business Intelligence
9 59 (29.50%) JavaScript
10 53 (26.50%) HTML
10 53 (26.50%) VB.NET
11 49 (24.50%) CSS
12 48 (24.00%) ASP.NET MVC
13 40 (20.00%) Windows
14 37 (18.50%) jQuery
15 34 (17.00%) MS Excel
16 33 (16.50%) Data Warehouse
16 33 (16.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 32 (16.00%) SQL Server 2008
18 29 (14.50%) Visual Studio
18 29 (14.50%) NoSQL
19 28 (14.00%) TDD
19 28 (14.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 27 (13.50%) Git (software)
20 27 (13.50%) SQL Server 2014
20 27 (13.50%) ASP.NET MVC 5
21 26 (13.00%) Windows Server
22 25 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
22 25 (12.50%) WCF
22 25 (12.50%) Legal

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 24 (12.00%) Node.js
2 14 (7.00%) SharePoint
3 9 (4.50%) CMS
4 5 (2.50%) MS Exchange
5 4 (2.00%) Apache Spark
5 4 (2.00%) IIS
5 4 (2.00%) SAS
5 4 (2.00%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (2.00%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (1.50%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.50%) JBoss
8 1 (0.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 34 (17.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.00%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (1.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 17 (8.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (4.00%) SaaS
4 7 (3.50%) Office 365
5 1 (0.50%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.50%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 17 (8.50%) SAN
2 13 (6.50%) TCP/IP
3 8 (4.00%) LAN
3 8 (4.00%) WAN
4 4 (2.00%) Skype
5 2 (1.00%) FTP
6 1 (0.50%) Firewall
6 1 (0.50%) HTTP
6 1 (0.50%) Internet
6 1 (0.50%) Intranet
6 1 (0.50%) VoIP
6 1 (0.50%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (16.50%) Data Warehouse
1 33 (16.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 32 (16.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 29 (14.50%) NoSQL
4 28 (14.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 27 (13.50%) SQL Server 2014
6 21 (10.50%) SQL Server 2012
7 19 (9.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 12 (6.00%) Power BI
8 12 (6.00%) Relational Database
9 11 (5.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 10 (5.00%) BusinessObjects
10 10 (5.00%) MongoDB
10 10 (5.00%) MySQL
10 10 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
11 8 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
12 4 (2.00%) Big Data
12 4 (2.00%) Data Mining
12 4 (2.00%) Hadoop
12 4 (2.00%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 29 (14.50%) Visual Studio
2 27 (13.50%) Git (software)
3 11 (5.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 10 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.00%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.00%) JIRA
6 1 (0.50%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.50%) Gerrit
6 1 (0.50%) Moq
6 1 (0.50%) MSTest
6 1 (0.50%) NUnit
General
1 25 (12.50%) Legal
2 22 (11.00%) Finance
3 9 (4.50%) Retail
4 7 (3.50%) Law
5 4 (2.00%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.50%) Advertising
7 1 (0.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 111 (55.50%) Developer
2 81 (40.50%) .NET Developer
3 46 (23.00%) Analyst
4 32 (16.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 24 (12.00%) C# Developer
6 21 (10.50%) C# .NET Developer
7 20 (10.00%) SQL Analyst
8 18 (9.00%) VB.NET Developer
9 16 (8.00%) Applications Support
9 16 (8.00%) Senior Developer
9 16 (8.00%) SQL Developer
10 14 (7.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 13 (6.50%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 13 (6.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 13 (6.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 13 (6.50%) Support Analyst
12 12 (6.00%) SQL Server Analyst
12 12 (6.00%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
12 12 (6.00%) Web Developer
13 11 (5.50%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (52.50%) .NET
2 89 (44.50%) ASP.NET
3 53 (26.50%) HTML
4 49 (24.50%) CSS
5 48 (24.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 37 (18.50%) jQuery
7 27 (13.50%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 25 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
8 25 (12.50%) WCF
9 23 (11.50%) RESTful
10 20 (10.00%) .NET Framework
11 17 (8.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 13 (6.50%) Entity Framework
13 11 (5.50%) Ajax
13 11 (5.50%) HTML5
13 11 (5.50%) LINQ
13 11 (5.50%) Web Services
14 9 (4.50%) XML
15 8 (4.00%) J2EE
16 7 (3.50%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 11 (5.50%) Visualisation
2 9 (4.50%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (4.00%) Computer Science
3 8 (4.00%) Data Centre
4 7 (3.50%) Mobile Payment
5 6 (3.00%) Data Integration
6 4 (2.00%) FMCG
6 4 (2.00%) iPad
6 4 (2.00%) N-Tier
7 3 (1.50%) Driving Licence
8 2 (1.00%) User Experience
9 1 (0.50%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.50%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Licensing
9 1 (0.50%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 40 (20.00%) Windows
2 26 (13.00%) Windows Server
3 18 (9.00%) Linux
4 13 (6.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (4.00%) Ubuntu
6 7 (3.50%) Windows 7
6 7 (3.50%) Windows 8
6 7 (3.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (3.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (47.00%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (36.00%) MVC
3 61 (30.50%) Business Intelligence
4 28 (14.00%) TDD
5 23 (11.50%) BDD
5 23 (11.50%) Web Application Development
6 16 (8.00%) Web Development
7 15 (7.50%) Mentoring
7 15 (7.50%) Software Engineering
8 14 (7.00%) OO
9 13 (6.50%) Scrum
10 12 (6.00%) Capacity Planning
11 11 (5.50%) Dashboard Development
12 9 (4.50%) Open Source
13 8 (4.00%) Server Virtualisation
13 8 (4.00%) Service Delivery
14 7 (3.50%) CRM
14 7 (3.50%) SDLC
14 7 (3.50%) Software Testing
14 7 (3.50%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 104 (52.00%) SQL
2 77 (38.50%) C#
3 59 (29.50%) JavaScript
4 53 (26.50%) VB.NET
5 23 (11.50%) Ruby
5 23 (11.50%) VB
6 21 (10.50%) T-SQL
7 16 (8.00%) Java
8 8 (4.00%) Bash Shell
8 8 (4.00%) PowerShell
9 5 (2.50%) Python
10 4 (2.00%) R
11 1 (0.50%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.50%) VBA
11 1 (0.50%) XAML
Qualifications
1 14 (7.00%) Degree
2 2 (1.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (0.50%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.50%) Data Quality
1 1 (0.50%) QA
System Software
1 13 (6.50%) XenApp
2 11 (5.50%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.50%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (4.00%) Ansible
1 8 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (4.00%) Puppet
2 2 (1.00%) Backup Exec
2 2 (1.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 75 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 18 (9.00%) Oracle
3 13 (6.50%) Citrix
3 13 (6.50%) NetApp
3 13 (6.50%) Telerik
4 8 (4.00%) Cisco
4 8 (4.00%) Google
4 8 (4.00%) HP
4 8 (4.00%) Red Hat
4 8 (4.00%) Sybase
5 6 (3.00%) VMware
6 5 (2.50%) SAP
7 4 (2.00%) hybris
7 4 (2.00%) Tableau
8 3 (1.50%) Nintex
9 2 (1.00%) BMC
9 2 (1.00%) IBM
9 2 (1.00%) Remedy
9 2 (1.00%) Symantec
10 1 (0.50%) TIBCO
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Erin Associates
Salary: £28000 - £31000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
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Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £ neg + 15% bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: From £35,000 to £35,000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: Competitive
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Salary: £28000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + long list of benefits
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Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
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