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 17 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 4 5 7
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 217 130 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 21.74% 21.85% 17.75%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 62.00% 59.36% 65.34%
Number of salaries quoted 195 126 104
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 £22,500 £23,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,875 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.66% -
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
350 219 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 35.07% 36.81% 27.16%
Number of salaries quoted 328 211 157
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 £27,000 £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 17 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 17 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
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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 0 120 £40,000 +14.28% 8
Kettering -2 22 £32,500 -7.14% 1
Brackley - 17 £40,000 - 1
Daventry - 13 £40,000 - 3
SQL Server
East Midlands

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 17 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.

1 176 (52.69%) .NET
2 163 (48.80%) C#
3 154 (46.11%) ASP.NET
4 141 (42.22%) Microsoft
5 139 (41.62%) SQL
6 123 (36.83%) Windows
7 103 (30.84%) HTML
7 103 (30.84%) CSS
8 86 (25.75%) JavaScript
9 84 (25.15%) MS Excel
10 74 (22.16%) jQuery
11 68 (20.36%) VB.NET
11 68 (20.36%) XML
12 65 (19.46%) ASP.NET MVC
13 61 (18.26%) MVC
14 60 (17.96%) Microsoft Certification
15 54 (16.17%) Agile Software Development
16 51 (15.27%) SQL Server 2008
17 49 (14.67%) SharePoint
18 48 (14.37%) Active Directory
19 47 (14.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 47 (14.07%) WCF
20 46 (13.77%) Windows Server 2008
21 45 (13.47%) Visual Studio
22 44 (13.17%) TDD
22 44 (13.17%) Team Foundation Server
23 43 (12.87%) .NET Framework
24 41 (12.28%) ITIL
25 39 (11.68%) Hyper-V
26 38 (11.38%) SQL Server 2012

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 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 49 (14.67%) SharePoint
2 33 (9.88%) MS Exchange
3 26 (7.78%) Exchange Server 2010
4 21 (6.29%) CMS
5 20 (5.99%) SharePoint 2010
6 17 (5.09%) Node.js
7 14 (4.19%) SharePoint Server
8 13 (3.89%) IIS
9 12 (3.59%) SharePoint 2013
10 9 (2.69%) DNN
11 8 (2.40%) Lync
12 4 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2007
13 3 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2003
13 3 (0.90%) SAS
14 1 (0.30%) WebSphere
14 1 (0.30%) OpenStack
14 1 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 84 (25.15%) MS Excel
2 24 (7.19%) MS Office
3 9 (2.69%) Photoshop
3 9 (2.69%) InfoPath
4 6 (1.80%) PowerPivot
5 2 (0.60%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (0.90%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.30%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.40%) Office 365
2 2 (0.60%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (10.18%) DHCP
1 34 (10.18%) DNS
2 29 (8.68%) TCP/IP
3 23 (6.89%) Firewall
4 11 (3.29%) Intranet
5 10 (2.99%) VLAN
6 8 (2.40%) SAN
7 5 (1.50%) Internet
7 5 (1.50%) Extranet
8 3 (0.90%) WAN
8 3 (0.90%) LAN
9 2 (0.60%) SSL
10 1 (0.30%) WLAN
10 1 (0.30%) VPN
10 1 (0.30%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (0.30%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (15.27%) SQL Server 2008
2 47 (14.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 38 (11.38%) SQL Server 2012
4 20 (5.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 19 (5.69%) Data Warehouse
6 17 (5.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 16 (4.79%) NoSQL
8 15 (4.49%) SQL Server 2005
9 14 (4.19%) Data Mining
9 14 (4.19%) Relational Database
10 9 (2.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 8 (2.40%) DTS
12 6 (1.80%) BusinessObjects
12 6 (1.80%) SQL Server 2000
12 6 (1.80%) MySQL
12 6 (1.80%) Microsoft Power View
13 5 (1.50%) SAP Data Services
14 3 (0.90%) OLAP
15 2 (0.60%) Crystal Reports
15 2 (0.60%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 45 (13.47%) Visual Studio
2 44 (13.17%) Team Foundation Server
3 16 (4.79%) Git (software)
4 12 (3.59%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 10 (2.99%) Rhino Mocks
5 10 (2.99%) NUnit
6 8 (2.40%) Moq
7 5 (1.50%) Oracle Forms
7 5 (1.50%) Firebug
7 5 (1.50%) Fiddler
8 2 (0.60%) MSTest
9 1 (0.30%) CruiseControl
9 1 (0.30%) ReSharper
General
1 26 (7.78%) Retail
2 23 (6.89%) Finance
3 9 (2.69%) Marketing
4 6 (1.80%) Music Industry
5 5 (1.50%) Legal
6 3 (0.90%) Banking
6 3 (0.90%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.60%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.60%) Law
Job Titles
1 185 (55.39%) Developer
2 93 (27.84%) Analyst
3 80 (23.95%) .NET Developer
4 43 (12.87%) C# Developer
5 42 (12.57%) C# .NET Developer
6 34 (10.18%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 33 (9.88%) ASP.NET Developer
8 28 (8.38%) DBA
9 26 (7.78%) Senior Developer
9 26 (7.78%) Support Analyst
9 26 (7.78%) SQL DBA
10 24 (7.19%) SQL Developer
11 21 (6.29%) Software Developer
12 17 (5.09%) Analyst Developer
13 16 (4.79%) Technical Analyst
13 16 (4.79%) Support Engineer
14 14 (4.19%) Infrastructure Analyst
14 14 (4.19%) SQL Server DBA
15 13 (3.89%) Applications Support
15 13 (3.89%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 176 (52.69%) .NET
2 154 (46.11%) ASP.NET
3 103 (30.84%) CSS
3 103 (30.84%) HTML
4 74 (22.16%) jQuery
5 68 (20.36%) XML
6 65 (19.46%) ASP.NET MVC
7 47 (14.07%) WCF
8 43 (12.87%) .NET Framework
9 34 (10.18%) Ajax
9 34 (10.18%) Web Services
10 27 (8.08%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 24 (7.19%) HTML5
11 24 (7.19%) RESTful
12 21 (6.29%) LINQ
12 21 (6.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 18 (5.39%) Razor View Engine
14 17 (5.09%) ASP.NET Web API
14 17 (5.09%) CSS3
15 11 (3.29%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 18 (5.39%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (4.49%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (3.29%) N-Tier
4 9 (2.69%) Open Source
5 7 (2.10%) NHS
5 7 (2.10%) Clustering
6 5 (1.50%) Data Integration
6 5 (1.50%) iPhone
7 3 (0.90%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.60%) Mathematics
8 2 (0.60%) Inversion of Control
8 2 (0.60%) W3C
8 2 (0.60%) User Experience
9 1 (0.30%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.30%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.30%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.30%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.30%) Statistics
9 1 (0.30%) Taxonomies
9 1 (0.30%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 123 (36.83%) Windows
2 46 (13.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 35 (10.48%) Windows Server 2012
4 23 (6.89%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (2.10%) UNIX
6 5 (1.50%) Android
7 4 (1.20%) Linux
8 2 (0.60%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.30%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (18.26%) MVC
2 54 (16.17%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (13.17%) TDD
4 41 (12.28%) ITIL
5 36 (10.78%) Business Intelligence
6 27 (8.08%) Web Application Development
7 26 (7.78%) Web Development
8 23 (6.89%) BDD
9 21 (6.29%) Mentoring
10 18 (5.39%) Business Analysis
10 18 (5.39%) Web Design
11 16 (4.79%) Software Engineering
11 16 (4.79%) UML
12 15 (4.49%) ITIL V3
13 14 (4.19%) Service Delivery
13 14 (4.19%) Scrum
14 13 (3.89%) Data Modelling
15 11 (3.29%) Validation
15 11 (3.29%) Web Accessibility
16 10 (2.99%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 163 (48.80%) C#
2 139 (41.62%) SQL
3 86 (25.75%) JavaScript
4 68 (20.36%) VB.NET
5 31 (9.28%) T-SQL
6 29 (8.68%) VB
7 16 (4.79%) Ruby
8 12 (3.59%) C++
9 11 (3.29%) Java
10 6 (1.80%) ABAP
10 6 (1.80%) PowerShell
10 6 (1.80%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.60%) FoxPro (VFP)
11 2 (0.60%) PHP
12 1 (0.30%) VBA
12 1 (0.30%) C
Qualifications
1 60 (17.96%) Microsoft Certification
2 32 (9.58%) Degree
3 26 (7.78%) CCNA
3 26 (7.78%) Cisco Certification
4 23 (6.89%) MCSA
5 15 (4.49%) MCITP
6 14 (4.19%) MCSE
7 12 (3.59%) MCP
8 5 (1.50%) MCAD
8 5 (1.50%) Security Cleared
9 4 (1.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (0.90%) MCTS
10 3 (0.90%) ISEB
10 3 (0.90%) CCA
10 3 (0.90%) Citrix Certification
11 2 (0.60%) MCSD
11 2 (0.60%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.30%) ISTQB
12 1 (0.30%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 1 (0.30%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (6.59%) QA
2 12 (3.59%) SLA
3 7 (2.10%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.60%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 48 (14.37%) Active Directory
2 39 (11.68%) Hyper-V
3 7 (2.10%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.90%) XenApp
4 3 (0.90%) XenDesktop
5 2 (0.60%) Firmware
5 2 (0.60%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 6 (1.80%) SCOM
2 4 (1.20%) SCCM
3 2 (0.60%) SCOrch
3 2 (0.60%) SCSM
Vendors
1 141 (42.22%) Microsoft
2 34 (10.18%) VMware
3 25 (7.49%) Cisco
4 18 (5.39%) Oracle
5 12 (3.59%) SAP
6 6 (1.80%) Business Objects
6 6 (1.80%) Citrix
7 4 (1.20%) NetApp
8 3 (0.90%) BMC
8 3 (0.90%) Sage
8 3 (0.90%) Remedy
8 3 (0.90%) HP
9 2 (0.60%) Cognos
9 2 (0.60%) Pegasus
10 1 (0.30%) Fortinet
10 1 (0.30%) Nintex
10 1 (0.30%) IBM
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