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

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 11 8 3
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -5
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 127 120 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 16.16% 17.32% 21.93%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 52.48% 56.07% 76.63%
Number of salaries quoted 118 113 132
Average salary £37,750 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.02% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,200 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
242 214 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 30.79% 30.88% 28.62%
Number of salaries quoted 228 198 174
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £41,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 January 2015.

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 27 January 2015. 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 -3 99 £40,000 +14.28% 20
Kettering +6 14 £37,500 +36.36% 4
Daventry -1 3 £37,500 +6.38%
Brackley -1 2 £36,750 +20.49%
Corby - 1 £25,000 -
SQL Server
East Midlands

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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.

1 214 (60.62%) .NET
2 201 (56.94%) C#
3 176 (49.86%) SQL
4 174 (49.29%) ASP.NET
5 140 (39.66%) Microsoft
6 130 (36.83%) HTML
7 124 (35.13%) CSS
8 109 (30.88%) VB.NET
9 106 (30.03%) JavaScript
10 103 (29.18%) Windows
11 88 (24.93%) MS Excel
12 82 (23.23%) jQuery
13 80 (22.66%) MVC
14 78 (22.10%) Agile Software Development
15 70 (19.83%) ASP.NET MVC
16 64 (18.13%) Visual Studio
17 63 (17.85%) XML
18 59 (16.71%) TDD
19 53 (15.01%) WCF
20 49 (13.88%) SQL Server 2008
21 48 (13.60%) Team Foundation Server
22 46 (13.03%) .NET Framework
23 45 (12.75%) Degree
23 45 (12.75%) SharePoint
24 43 (12.18%) T-SQL
25 42 (11.90%) Finance
26 39 (11.05%) Business Intelligence
27 37 (10.48%) Web Services
27 37 (10.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
27 37 (10.48%) HTML5

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 45 (12.75%) SharePoint
2 24 (6.80%) Node.js
3 18 (5.10%) SharePoint Server
4 17 (4.82%) SharePoint 2010
4 17 (4.82%) IIS
5 12 (3.40%) CMS
5 12 (3.40%) MS Exchange
6 8 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (1.42%) Lync
8 4 (1.13%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (0.85%) SAS
10 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 88 (24.93%) MS Excel
2 24 (6.80%) MS Office
3 13 (3.68%) InfoPath
4 8 (2.27%) PowerPivot
5 2 (0.57%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (1.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.85%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.57%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.28%) Line 500
4 1 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.70%) Office 365
2 2 (0.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (6.52%) DHCP
1 23 (6.52%) DNS
2 13 (3.68%) TCP/IP
3 11 (3.12%) Intranet
3 11 (3.12%) VLAN
4 8 (2.27%) Firewall
4 8 (2.27%) SAN
5 3 (0.85%) LAN
5 3 (0.85%) WAN
6 2 (0.57%) Internet
6 2 (0.57%) Extranet
7 1 (0.28%) WLAN
7 1 (0.28%) VPN
7 1 (0.28%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.28%) Network Security
7 1 (0.28%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (13.88%) SQL Server 2008
2 37 (10.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 30 (8.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 27 (7.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 23 (6.52%) NoSQL
6 20 (5.67%) SQL Server 2005
7 16 (4.53%) Data Warehouse
8 15 (4.25%) Relational Database
9 11 (3.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 10 (2.83%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 10 (2.83%) Data Mining
11 8 (2.27%) DTS
11 8 (2.27%) Microsoft Power View
12 6 (1.70%) BusinessObjects
13 5 (1.42%) SQL Server 2000
13 5 (1.42%) OLAP
13 5 (1.42%) OLAP Cube
13 5 (1.42%) SAP Data Services
14 2 (0.57%) Big Data
14 2 (0.57%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 64 (18.13%) Visual Studio
2 48 (13.60%) Team Foundation Server
3 23 (6.52%) Git (software)
4 13 (3.68%) Rhino Mocks
5 12 (3.40%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 9 (2.55%) CruiseControl
7 6 (1.70%) NUnit
7 6 (1.70%) Firebug
7 6 (1.70%) Fiddler
8 5 (1.42%) MSTest
8 5 (1.42%) Moq
9 3 (0.85%) Subversion
10 1 (0.28%) ReSharper
General
1 42 (11.90%) Finance
2 16 (4.53%) Retail
3 6 (1.70%) Financial Institution
3 6 (1.70%) Law
3 6 (1.70%) Legal
4 5 (1.42%) Back Office
5 3 (0.85%) Marketing
5 3 (0.85%) Banking
Job Titles
1 230 (65.16%) Developer
2 89 (25.21%) .NET Developer
3 80 (22.66%) C# Developer
4 79 (22.38%) Analyst
5 72 (20.40%) C# .NET Developer
6 50 (14.16%) Senior Developer
7 44 (12.46%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 33 (9.35%) DBA
8 33 (9.35%) SQL DBA
9 30 (8.50%) ASP.NET Developer
9 30 (8.50%) Senior C# Developer
10 26 (7.37%) Analyst Developer
11 24 (6.80%) Software Developer
12 18 (5.10%) SQL Developer
13 14 (3.97%) SharePoint Developer
14 13 (3.68%) VB.NET Developer
14 13 (3.68%) Technical Analyst
14 13 (3.68%) Support Analyst
15 12 (3.40%) Applications Support
16 11 (3.12%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 214 (60.62%) .NET
2 174 (49.29%) ASP.NET
3 130 (36.83%) HTML
4 124 (35.13%) CSS
5 82 (23.23%) jQuery
6 70 (19.83%) ASP.NET MVC
7 63 (17.85%) XML
8 53 (15.01%) WCF
9 46 (13.03%) .NET Framework
10 37 (10.48%) HTML5
10 37 (10.48%) Web Services
11 35 (9.92%) RESTful
12 30 (8.50%) WinForms
13 28 (7.93%) LINQ
14 27 (7.65%) JSON
15 25 (7.08%) CSS3
16 24 (6.80%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 23 (6.52%) ASP.NET Web API
18 21 (5.95%) Ajax
19 9 (2.55%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 30 (8.50%) Enterprise Software
2 20 (5.67%) N-Tier
3 12 (3.40%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (3.12%) NHS
5 9 (2.55%) Computer Science
6 8 (2.27%) Mathematics
7 7 (1.98%) Clustering
8 5 (1.42%) Inversion of Control
9 4 (1.13%) Data Integration
9 4 (1.13%) EPoS
10 2 (0.57%) W3C
10 2 (0.57%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.57%) iPhone
10 2 (0.57%) User Experience
11 1 (0.28%) Kindle
11 1 (0.28%) Social Network
11 1 (0.28%) Statistics
11 1 (0.28%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.28%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.28%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 103 (29.18%) Windows
2 35 (9.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (7.37%) Windows Server 2012
4 18 (5.10%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (1.98%) Android
6 4 (1.13%) Windows 7
7 3 (0.85%) Linux
8 2 (0.57%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.28%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.28%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.28%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (22.66%) MVC
2 78 (22.10%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (16.71%) TDD
4 39 (11.05%) Business Intelligence
5 31 (8.78%) ITIL
5 31 (8.78%) Web Application Development
6 30 (8.50%) Mentoring
7 27 (7.65%) Coaching
8 25 (7.08%) Validation
9 24 (6.80%) BDD
9 24 (6.80%) Continuous Integration
10 21 (5.95%) Web Development
11 20 (5.67%) Business Analysis
12 19 (5.38%) Scrum
12 19 (5.38%) UML
13 17 (4.82%) Data Validation
14 16 (4.53%) Refactoring
14 16 (4.53%) Software Architecture
14 16 (4.53%) OOP
14 16 (4.53%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 201 (56.94%) C#
2 176 (49.86%) SQL
3 109 (30.88%) VB.NET
4 106 (30.03%) JavaScript
5 43 (12.18%) T-SQL
6 36 (10.20%) VB
7 23 (6.52%) Ruby
8 12 (3.40%) C++
9 8 (2.27%) PowerShell
10 7 (1.98%) Java
11 6 (1.70%) ABAP
12 2 (0.57%) VBA
12 2 (0.57%) PHP
13 1 (0.28%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 45 (12.75%) Degree
2 35 (9.92%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (3.68%) MCSE
3 13 (3.68%) MCITP
4 10 (2.83%) MCP
5 9 (2.55%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (2.55%) CCNA
6 8 (2.27%) MCSA
7 4 (1.13%) ISEB
8 3 (0.85%) ISTQB
8 3 (0.85%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 2 (0.57%) Security Cleared
9 2 (0.57%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (5.10%) QA
2 12 (3.40%) SLA
3 8 (2.27%) Data Quality
4 5 (1.42%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 32 (9.07%) Active Directory
2 22 (6.23%) Hyper-V
3 6 (1.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.57%) Firmware
5 1 (0.28%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (1.98%) SCOM
2 4 (1.13%) SCCM
3 2 (0.57%) SCOrch
3 2 (0.57%) SCSM
4 1 (0.28%) WSUS
Vendors
1 140 (39.66%) Microsoft
2 20 (5.67%) VMware
3 14 (3.97%) Oracle
4 11 (3.12%) Cisco
5 7 (1.98%) SAP
6 6 (1.70%) Business Objects
7 5 (1.42%) Xamarin
8 4 (1.13%) Sage
8 4 (1.13%) NetApp
8 4 (1.13%) IBM
8 4 (1.13%) HP
9 3 (0.85%) BMC
9 3 (0.85%) Remedy
10 2 (0.57%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.57%) Cognos
11 1 (0.28%) Sybase
11 1 (0.28%) Citrix
11 1 (0.28%) Pegasus
11 1 (0.28%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.28%) JD Edwards
Northampton, Northamptonshire
LA International
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
LA International
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £43,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 35-45k
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 25-30k
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Agentis Solution
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Northamptonshire
ARM Technology
Salary: £30000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Roc Search
Posted: 5 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Optima Connections
Salary: Bonus + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £15k - 20k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum Bonus + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Northamptonshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £15000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
Wellingborough, Northamptonshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £35k plus excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago