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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 8 8 5
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 99 80 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 17.52% 16.70% 19.74%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 53.80% 56.74% 75.83%
Number of salaries quoted 91 77 87
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £25,000 £28,631
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
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
184 141 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 32.57% 29.44% 26.03%
Number of salaries quoted 174 133 115
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 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £45,000 £50,300
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 26 January 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Northampton

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 26 January 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.

1 138 (60.79%) .NET
2 133 (58.59%) C#
3 107 (47.14%) ASP.NET
4 104 (45.81%) SQL
5 103 (45.37%) Microsoft
6 83 (36.56%) Windows
7 73 (32.16%) HTML
8 72 (31.72%) JavaScript
9 69 (30.40%) VB.NET
10 67 (29.52%) CSS
11 65 (28.63%) MVC
12 64 (28.19%) Agile Software Development
13 61 (26.87%) MS Excel
14 57 (25.11%) ASP.NET MVC
15 54 (23.79%) Visual Studio
16 53 (23.35%) jQuery
17 46 (20.26%) TDD
18 45 (19.82%) WCF
19 41 (18.06%) XML
19 41 (18.06%) Team Foundation Server
20 37 (16.30%) .NET Framework
21 35 (15.42%) SQL Server 2008
22 33 (14.54%) RESTful
22 33 (14.54%) Finance
22 33 (14.54%) T-SQL
22 33 (14.54%) VB
23 30 (13.22%) HTML5
24 29 (12.78%) SharePoint
25 26 (11.45%) Degree
25 26 (11.45%) WinForms

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 29 (12.78%) SharePoint
2 24 (10.57%) Node.js
3 13 (5.73%) MS Exchange
3 13 (5.73%) SharePoint 2010
4 12 (5.29%) CMS
5 10 (4.41%) SharePoint Server
6 9 (3.96%) IIS
6 9 (3.96%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (1.76%) Lync
8 2 (0.88%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 61 (26.87%) MS Excel
2 15 (6.61%) MS Office
3 10 (4.41%) InfoPath
4 6 (2.64%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.44%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (1.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.32%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.44%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.44%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.64%) Office 365
2 2 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.85%) TCP/IP
1 11 (4.85%) Intranet
2 10 (4.41%) DNS
2 10 (4.41%) DHCP
3 8 (3.52%) Firewall
4 4 (1.76%) SAN
5 3 (1.32%) WAN
5 3 (1.32%) LAN
6 2 (0.88%) Internet
6 2 (0.88%) Extranet
7 1 (0.44%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.44%) VLAN
7 1 (0.44%) Network Security
7 1 (0.44%) WLAN
7 1 (0.44%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (15.42%) SQL Server 2008
2 26 (11.45%) SQL Server 2012
3 23 (10.13%) NoSQL
3 23 (10.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (5.73%) SQL Server 2005
4 13 (5.73%) Relational Database
5 10 (4.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 8 (3.52%) Data Mining
7 7 (3.08%) DTS
8 6 (2.64%) Microsoft Power View
8 6 (2.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (1.76%) BusinessObjects
10 3 (1.32%) SAP Data Services
11 2 (0.88%) Big Data
11 2 (0.88%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.88%) Crystal Reports
12 1 (0.44%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2000
12 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 1 (0.44%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 54 (23.79%) Visual Studio
2 41 (18.06%) Team Foundation Server
3 23 (10.13%) Git (software)
4 12 (5.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 8 (3.52%) Rhino Mocks
6 7 (3.08%) CruiseControl
7 6 (2.64%) Firebug
7 6 (2.64%) Fiddler
8 1 (0.44%) Subversion
8 1 (0.44%) ReSharper
8 1 (0.44%) NUnit
General
1 33 (14.54%) Finance
2 13 (5.73%) Retail
3 6 (2.64%) Financial Institution
4 5 (2.20%) Back Office
4 5 (2.20%) Legal
5 3 (1.32%) Banking
5 3 (1.32%) Marketing
5 3 (1.32%) Law
Job Titles
1 143 (63.00%) Developer
2 58 (25.55%) C# Developer
3 57 (25.11%) .NET Developer
4 51 (22.47%) C# .NET Developer
5 40 (17.62%) Analyst
6 29 (12.78%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 28 (12.33%) Senior Developer
8 22 (9.69%) DBA
8 22 (9.69%) SQL DBA
9 18 (7.93%) Senior C# Developer
10 17 (7.49%) ASP.NET Developer
10 17 (7.49%) Software Developer
11 11 (4.85%) SQL Developer
12 10 (4.41%) Analyst Developer
12 10 (4.41%) SharePoint Developer
13 9 (3.96%) Test Analyst
13 9 (3.96%) Support Analyst
13 9 (3.96%) Support Engineer
13 9 (3.96%) Applications Support
14 8 (3.52%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 138 (60.79%) .NET
2 107 (47.14%) ASP.NET
3 73 (32.16%) HTML
4 67 (29.52%) CSS
5 57 (25.11%) ASP.NET MVC
6 53 (23.35%) jQuery
7 45 (19.82%) WCF
8 41 (18.06%) XML
9 37 (16.30%) .NET Framework
10 33 (14.54%) RESTful
11 30 (13.22%) HTML5
12 26 (11.45%) WinForms
13 25 (11.01%) JSON
14 23 (10.13%) ASP.NET Web API
15 20 (8.81%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 19 (8.37%) CSS3
17 18 (7.93%) Ajax
18 14 (6.17%) LINQ
19 13 (5.73%) Web Services
20 8 (3.52%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 18 (7.93%) N-Tier
2 10 (4.41%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (3.96%) NHS
3 9 (3.96%) Computer Science
4 8 (3.52%) Mathematics
5 7 (3.08%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (1.76%) EPoS
7 2 (0.88%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.88%) iPhone
8 1 (0.44%) Kindle
8 1 (0.44%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 83 (36.56%) Windows
2 23 (10.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (6.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (3.08%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (3.08%) Android
5 4 (1.76%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.88%) Windows 8
6 2 (0.88%) Linux
7 1 (0.44%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.44%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (28.63%) MVC
2 64 (28.19%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (20.26%) TDD
4 26 (11.45%) Mentoring
5 25 (11.01%) Coaching
6 24 (10.57%) Web Application Development
6 24 (10.57%) Business Intelligence
7 23 (10.13%) BDD
8 22 (9.69%) Validation
9 21 (9.25%) ITIL
10 19 (8.37%) Web Development
11 17 (7.49%) Continuous Integration
12 16 (7.05%) Data Validation
13 12 (5.29%) CRM
14 11 (4.85%) Software Engineering
15 8 (3.52%) OO
15 8 (3.52%) Project Management
16 7 (3.08%) Scrum
16 7 (3.08%) Unit Testing
16 7 (3.08%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 133 (58.59%) C#
2 104 (45.81%) SQL
3 72 (31.72%) JavaScript
4 69 (30.40%) VB.NET
5 33 (14.54%) T-SQL
5 33 (14.54%) VB
6 23 (10.13%) Ruby
7 12 (5.29%) C++
8 6 (2.64%) Java
8 6 (2.64%) PowerShell
9 4 (1.76%) ABAP
10 1 (0.44%) VBA
Qualifications
1 26 (11.45%) Degree
2 18 (7.93%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (4.41%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (4.41%) CCNA
4 8 (3.52%) MCSA
5 4 (1.76%) ISEB
5 4 (1.76%) MCSE
5 4 (1.76%) MCITP
6 3 (1.32%) ISTQB
6 3 (1.32%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 3 (1.32%) MCP
7 2 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (0.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (7.05%) QA
2 5 (2.20%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.32%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (7.93%) Active Directory
2 13 (5.73%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.88%) Firmware
3 2 (0.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.44%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (0.44%) WSUS
1 1 (0.44%) SCCM
Vendors
1 103 (45.37%) Microsoft
2 14 (6.17%) VMware
3 11 (4.85%) Cisco
4 8 (3.52%) Oracle
5 5 (2.20%) Xamarin
6 4 (1.76%) Business Objects
6 4 (1.76%) SAP
6 4 (1.76%) IBM
7 3 (1.32%) HP
7 3 (1.32%) Remedy
7 3 (1.32%) BMC
7 3 (1.32%) NetApp
7 3 (1.32%) Sage
8 2 (0.88%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.44%) Citrix
9 1 (0.44%) Sybase
Northampton, Northamptonshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £43,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
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Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Northampton
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
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Interact Consulting
Salary: 35-45k
Posted: 2 days ago
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Interact Consulting
Salary: 25-30k
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 2 days ago
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Agentis Solution
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Roc Search
Posted: 4 days ago
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Circle Recruitment
Salary: negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
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Optima Connections
Salary: Bonus + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
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Optima Connections
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum Bonus + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
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Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
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Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus and package
Posted: 21 days ago