The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 6 3 7
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +4
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 186 139 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 18.75% 22.82% 16.79%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 57.59% 62.33% 63.19%
Number of salaries quoted 166 137 104
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,800 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
SQL Server
East Midlands

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 Northamptonshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
323 223 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 32.56% 36.62% 26.57%
Number of salaries quoted 299 221 158
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 £25,000 £29,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Northamptonshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Northamptonshire region.

SQL Server Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

SQL Server
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton -1 104 £37,500 +7.14% 10
Kettering -2 18 £19,000 -45.71% 4
Brackley - 15 £40,000 - 1
Daventry - 9 £32,500 - 5
Towcester +2 2 £31,250 +4.16% 1
Corby +5 1 £42,000 -1.17% 1
SQL Server
East Midlands

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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.

1 162 (51.76%) .NET
2 148 (47.28%) C#
3 138 (44.09%) ASP.NET
4 129 (41.21%) Microsoft
5 118 (37.70%) Windows
6 117 (37.38%) SQL
7 86 (27.48%) HTML
7 86 (27.48%) CSS
8 74 (23.64%) JavaScript
9 72 (23.00%) MS Excel
10 65 (20.77%) Microsoft Certification
10 65 (20.77%) ASP.NET MVC
11 64 (20.45%) jQuery
12 61 (19.49%) XML
13 57 (18.21%) MVC
14 53 (16.93%) Agile Software Development
15 51 (16.29%) SQL Server 2008
16 50 (15.97%) Active Directory
17 47 (15.02%) WCF
18 46 (14.70%) VB.NET
19 44 (14.06%) SharePoint
19 44 (14.06%) TDD
19 44 (14.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 43 (13.74%) ITIL
21 41 (13.10%) Windows Server 2008
21 41 (13.10%) Hyper-V
21 41 (13.10%) SQL Server 2012
22 40 (12.78%) Team Foundation Server
22 40 (12.78%) .NET Framework
22 40 (12.78%) Visual Studio

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 44 (14.06%) SharePoint
2 36 (11.50%) MS Exchange
3 29 (9.27%) Exchange Server 2010
4 25 (7.99%) CMS
5 17 (5.43%) SharePoint 2010
6 14 (4.47%) Node.js
7 13 (4.15%) DNN
8 12 (3.83%) SharePoint 2013
8 12 (3.83%) SharePoint Server
9 9 (2.88%) IIS
10 8 (2.56%) Lync
11 4 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2007
11 4 (1.28%) SAS
12 3 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2003
13 1 (0.32%) Oracle Application Server
13 1 (0.32%) WebSphere
13 1 (0.32%) OpenStack
13 1 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 72 (23.00%) MS Excel
2 26 (8.31%) MS Office
3 9 (2.88%) Photoshop
4 6 (1.92%) InfoPath
5 3 (0.96%) PowerPivot
6 2 (0.64%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (1.60%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.32%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.24%) Office 365
2 2 (0.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (11.50%) DHCP
1 36 (11.50%) DNS
2 31 (9.90%) TCP/IP
3 26 (8.31%) Firewall
4 9 (2.88%) Intranet
5 8 (2.56%) VLAN
6 7 (2.24%) SAN
7 5 (1.60%) Internet
7 5 (1.60%) Extranet
8 2 (0.64%) LAN
8 2 (0.64%) WAN
8 2 (0.64%) SSL
9 1 (0.32%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.32%) VPN
9 1 (0.32%) WLAN
9 1 (0.32%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (16.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 44 (14.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 41 (13.10%) SQL Server 2012
4 23 (7.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 19 (6.07%) Data Warehouse
5 19 (6.07%) SQL Server 2005
6 16 (5.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 15 (4.79%) Relational Database
8 13 (4.15%) Data Mining
8 13 (4.15%) NoSQL
9 9 (2.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 8 (2.56%) MySQL
10 8 (2.56%) SQL Server 2000
11 7 (2.24%) DTS
12 6 (1.92%) BusinessObjects
13 5 (1.60%) SAP Data Services
14 3 (0.96%) Microsoft Power View
15 2 (0.64%) Oracle Database
15 2 (0.64%) QlikView
15 2 (0.64%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 40 (12.78%) Team Foundation Server
1 40 (12.78%) Visual Studio
2 13 (4.15%) NUnit
2 13 (4.15%) Git (software)
3 12 (3.83%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 11 (3.51%) Rhino Mocks
4 11 (3.51%) Moq
5 6 (1.92%) Oracle Forms
6 3 (0.96%) Firebug
6 3 (0.96%) Fiddler
7 2 (0.64%) MSTest
7 2 (0.64%) ReSharper
7 2 (0.64%) Oracle APEX
7 2 (0.64%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (0.64%) CruiseControl
General
1 29 (9.27%) Retail
2 17 (5.43%) Finance
3 13 (4.15%) Marketing
4 9 (2.88%) Music Industry
5 3 (0.96%) Legal
5 3 (0.96%) Banking
6 2 (0.64%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.32%) Law
Job Titles
1 169 (53.99%) Developer
2 85 (27.16%) Analyst
3 72 (23.00%) .NET Developer
4 33 (10.54%) C# Developer
5 32 (10.22%) C# .NET Developer
6 30 (9.58%) Support Analyst
7 29 (9.27%) ASP.NET Developer
8 27 (8.63%) SQL Developer
8 27 (8.63%) Software Developer
9 26 (8.31%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 22 (7.03%) DBA
11 20 (6.39%) Senior Developer
12 19 (6.07%) SQL DBA
13 18 (5.75%) Applications Support
14 16 (5.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
15 15 (4.79%) Support Engineer
16 14 (4.47%) Technical Analyst
17 11 (3.51%) SQL Server DBA
17 11 (3.51%) Applications Support Analyst
17 11 (3.51%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 162 (51.76%) .NET
2 138 (44.09%) ASP.NET
3 86 (27.48%) HTML
3 86 (27.48%) CSS
4 65 (20.77%) ASP.NET MVC
5 64 (20.45%) jQuery
6 61 (19.49%) XML
7 47 (15.02%) WCF
8 40 (12.78%) .NET Framework
9 33 (10.54%) Ajax
10 31 (9.90%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 23 (7.35%) Web Services
12 22 (7.03%) Razor View Engine
13 21 (6.71%) HTML5
14 20 (6.39%) LINQ
15 19 (6.07%) RESTful
15 19 (6.07%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 16 (5.11%) CSS3
17 14 (4.47%) ASP.NET Web API
18 11 (3.51%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 21 (6.71%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (4.47%) Enterprise Software
3 13 (4.15%) Open Source
4 10 (3.19%) N-Tier
5 7 (2.24%) Clustering
6 6 (1.92%) Data Integration
7 5 (1.60%) NHS
7 5 (1.60%) iPhone
8 4 (1.28%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.64%) User Experience
9 2 (0.64%) Inversion of Control
9 2 (0.64%) W3C
10 1 (0.32%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.32%) Replication
10 1 (0.32%) Statistics
10 1 (0.32%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.32%) Taxonomies
10 1 (0.32%) Graphic Design
10 1 (0.32%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.32%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 118 (37.70%) Windows
2 41 (13.10%) Windows Server 2008
3 31 (9.90%) Windows Server 2012
4 22 (7.03%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (2.88%) UNIX
6 5 (1.60%) Linux
6 5 (1.60%) Android
7 2 (0.64%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.32%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (18.21%) MVC
2 53 (16.93%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (14.06%) TDD
4 43 (13.74%) ITIL
5 35 (11.18%) Business Intelligence
6 27 (8.63%) Web Development
6 27 (8.63%) Web Application Development
7 23 (7.35%) BDD
8 22 (7.03%) Web Design
9 18 (5.75%) Scrum
10 17 (5.43%) ITIL V3
10 17 (5.43%) Mentoring
11 16 (5.11%) Data Modelling
12 14 (4.47%) Responsive Web Design
12 14 (4.47%) Unit Testing
12 14 (4.47%) Software Engineering
12 14 (4.47%) UML
13 13 (4.15%) E-Commerce
14 12 (3.83%) Performance Tuning
15 11 (3.51%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 148 (47.28%) C#
2 117 (37.38%) SQL
3 74 (23.64%) JavaScript
4 46 (14.70%) VB.NET
5 30 (9.58%) T-SQL
6 24 (7.67%) VB
7 13 (4.15%) Ruby
8 11 (3.51%) Java
9 7 (2.24%) Shell Script
9 7 (2.24%) C++
10 6 (1.92%) ABAP
11 3 (0.96%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.64%) PHP
12 2 (0.64%) FoxPro (VFP)
13 1 (0.32%) VBScript
13 1 (0.32%) VBA
13 1 (0.32%) C
Qualifications
1 65 (20.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 29 (9.27%) CCNA
2 29 (9.27%) Cisco Certification
3 26 (8.31%) MCSA
3 26 (8.31%) Degree
4 16 (5.11%) MCP
5 15 (4.79%) MCSE
5 15 (4.79%) MCITP
6 9 (2.88%) MCAD
7 6 (1.92%) Security Cleared
8 4 (1.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (0.96%) MCTS
9 3 (0.96%) CCA
9 3 (0.96%) Citrix Certification
10 2 (0.64%) MCSD
10 2 (0.64%) ISEB
11 1 (0.32%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (0.32%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (6.07%) QA
2 11 (3.51%) SLA
3 7 (2.24%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.32%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 50 (15.97%) Active Directory
2 41 (13.10%) Hyper-V
3 8 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.96%) XenApp
4 3 (0.96%) XenDesktop
5 2 (0.64%) Terminal Server
5 2 (0.64%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.32%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (1.60%) SCOM
2 4 (1.28%) SCCM
3 2 (0.64%) SCOrch
3 2 (0.64%) SCSM
4 1 (0.32%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 129 (41.21%) Microsoft
2 37 (11.82%) VMware
3 27 (8.63%) Cisco
4 18 (5.75%) Oracle
5 16 (5.11%) SAP
6 7 (2.24%) Citrix
7 6 (1.92%) Business Objects
8 5 (1.60%) Remedy
8 5 (1.60%) BMC
9 4 (1.28%) HP
10 3 (0.96%) Sage
10 3 (0.96%) NetApp
11 2 (0.64%) Cognos
11 2 (0.64%) Pegasus
12 1 (0.32%) Google
12 1 (0.32%) IBM
12 1 (0.32%) Fortinet
12 1 (0.32%) hybris
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