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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 7 3 7
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +4
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 166 149 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 17.13% 23.54% 18.41%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 54.07% 63.40% 66.49%
Number of salaries quoted 146 148 114
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 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
307 235 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 31.68% 37.12% 27.68%
Number of salaries quoted 283 233 165
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 £29,550
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -4 98 £37,500 +7.14% 12
Kettering -2 15 £25,750 -26.42% 3
Brackley - 15 £40,000 - 2
Daventry - 4 £22,500 - 2
Towcester +2 2 £31,250 +4.16% 1
Corby +4 1 £42,000 +5.00% 1
SQL Server
East Midlands

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 159 (52.30%) .NET
2 144 (47.37%) C#
3 133 (43.75%) ASP.NET
4 132 (43.42%) Microsoft
5 114 (37.50%) Windows
6 104 (34.21%) SQL
7 77 (25.33%) CSS
8 75 (24.67%) HTML
9 72 (23.68%) JavaScript
10 68 (22.37%) MS Excel
11 67 (22.04%) Microsoft Certification
11 67 (22.04%) ASP.NET MVC
12 57 (18.75%) MVC
13 56 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
14 55 (18.09%) jQuery
15 54 (17.76%) XML
16 52 (17.11%) Active Directory
17 48 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
18 47 (15.46%) WCF
19 45 (14.80%) ITIL
19 45 (14.80%) TDD
20 43 (14.14%) Hyper-V
21 42 (13.82%) SharePoint
22 41 (13.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
22 41 (13.49%) Windows Server 2008
23 40 (13.16%) SQL Server 2012
23 40 (13.16%) VMware
24 39 (12.83%) Visual Studio
25 38 (12.50%) MS Exchange
25 38 (12.50%) DHCP

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 42 (13.82%) SharePoint
2 38 (12.50%) MS Exchange
3 31 (10.20%) Exchange Server 2010
4 24 (7.89%) CMS
5 16 (5.26%) SharePoint 2010
6 13 (4.28%) DNN
6 13 (4.28%) Node.js
6 13 (4.28%) SharePoint 2013
7 10 (3.29%) SharePoint Server
8 8 (2.63%) IIS
8 8 (2.63%) Lync
9 4 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2007
9 4 (1.32%) SAS
10 3 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.33%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.33%) Oracle Application Server
11 1 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2013
11 1 (0.33%) OpenStack
Applications
1 68 (22.37%) MS Excel
2 26 (8.55%) MS Office
3 9 (2.96%) Photoshop
4 5 (1.64%) InfoPath
5 2 (0.66%) PowerPivot
5 2 (0.66%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (1.64%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.33%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.97%) Office 365
2 2 (0.66%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (12.50%) DHCP
1 38 (12.50%) DNS
2 33 (10.86%) TCP/IP
3 28 (9.21%) Firewall
4 9 (2.96%) Intranet
5 8 (2.63%) VLAN
6 7 (2.30%) SAN
7 5 (1.64%) Internet
7 5 (1.64%) Extranet
8 2 (0.66%) WAN
8 2 (0.66%) SSL
8 2 (0.66%) LAN
9 1 (0.33%) WLAN
9 1 (0.33%) FTP
9 1 (0.33%) VPN
9 1 (0.33%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (0.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
2 41 (13.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 40 (13.16%) SQL Server 2012
4 26 (8.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 19 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
6 18 (5.92%) Data Warehouse
7 14 (4.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 14 (4.61%) Relational Database
8 12 (3.95%) NoSQL
8 12 (3.95%) Data Mining
9 9 (2.96%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 8 (2.63%) MySQL
11 7 (2.30%) SQL Server 2000
12 6 (1.97%) DTS
13 3 (0.99%) MS Access
13 3 (0.99%) Oracle Database 10g
13 3 (0.99%) Oracle Database
14 2 (0.66%) QlikView
14 2 (0.66%) Oracle Discoverer
14 2 (0.66%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 39 (12.83%) Visual Studio
2 38 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 16 (5.26%) NUnit
4 14 (4.61%) Rhino Mocks
4 14 (4.61%) Moq
5 12 (3.95%) Git (software)
6 11 (3.62%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 6 (1.97%) Oracle Forms
8 3 (0.99%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 3 (0.99%) MSTest
9 2 (0.66%) CruiseControl
9 2 (0.66%) ReSharper
9 2 (0.66%) Oracle APEX
9 2 (0.66%) Firebug
9 2 (0.66%) Fiddler
General
1 30 (9.87%) Retail
2 17 (5.59%) Finance
3 13 (4.28%) Marketing
4 11 (3.62%) Music Industry
5 3 (0.99%) Banking
6 2 (0.66%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.66%) Legal
7 1 (0.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 159 (52.30%) Developer
2 82 (26.97%) Analyst
3 69 (22.70%) .NET Developer
4 32 (10.53%) Support Analyst
5 29 (9.54%) C# Developer
6 28 (9.21%) Software Developer
6 28 (9.21%) C# .NET Developer
7 27 (8.88%) SQL Developer
8 25 (8.22%) ASP.NET Developer
9 23 (7.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 20 (6.58%) DBA
10 20 (6.58%) Senior Developer
11 19 (6.25%) Applications Support
12 17 (5.59%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 17 (5.59%) SQL DBA
13 14 (4.61%) Technical Analyst
14 13 (4.28%) Network Analyst
14 13 (4.28%) Programmer
14 13 (4.28%) Support Engineer
15 12 (3.95%) Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 159 (52.30%) .NET
2 133 (43.75%) ASP.NET
3 77 (25.33%) CSS
4 75 (24.67%) HTML
5 67 (22.04%) ASP.NET MVC
6 55 (18.09%) jQuery
7 54 (17.76%) XML
8 47 (15.46%) WCF
9 38 (12.50%) .NET Framework
10 33 (10.86%) Ajax
11 30 (9.87%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 25 (8.22%) Razor View Engine
13 22 (7.24%) Web Services
14 19 (6.25%) HTML5
15 18 (5.92%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 18 (5.92%) LINQ
16 16 (5.26%) RESTful
16 16 (5.26%) CSS3
17 14 (4.61%) ASP.NET MVC 4
18 13 (4.28%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 19 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (4.28%) Open Source
3 11 (3.62%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (2.63%) N-Tier
5 7 (2.30%) Clustering
6 6 (1.97%) Data Integration
7 5 (1.64%) iPhone
7 5 (1.64%) Computer Science
7 5 (1.64%) NHS
8 3 (0.99%) Inversion of Control
9 2 (0.66%) User Experience
9 2 (0.66%) W3C
10 1 (0.33%) Firmware
10 1 (0.33%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.33%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.33%) Replication
10 1 (0.33%) Statistics
10 1 (0.33%) Taxonomies
10 1 (0.33%) Graphic Design
10 1 (0.33%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 114 (37.50%) Windows
2 41 (13.49%) Windows Server 2008
3 30 (9.87%) Windows Server 2012
4 23 (7.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (2.96%) UNIX
6 6 (1.97%) Linux
7 5 (1.64%) Android
8 2 (0.66%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (18.75%) MVC
2 56 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (14.80%) TDD
3 45 (14.80%) ITIL
4 36 (11.84%) Business Intelligence
5 30 (9.87%) Web Application Development
6 26 (8.55%) Web Development
7 24 (7.89%) BDD
8 22 (7.24%) Web Design
9 21 (6.91%) Scrum
10 19 (6.25%) ITIL V3
11 17 (5.59%) Mentoring
12 16 (5.26%) Data Modelling
13 14 (4.61%) Kanban
13 14 (4.61%) Responsive Web Design
14 13 (4.28%) Unit Testing
14 13 (4.28%) E-Commerce
14 13 (4.28%) Software Engineering
15 12 (3.95%) Performance Tuning
16 11 (3.62%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 144 (47.37%) C#
2 104 (34.21%) SQL
3 72 (23.68%) JavaScript
4 37 (12.17%) VB.NET
5 30 (9.87%) T-SQL
6 23 (7.57%) VB
7 14 (4.61%) Java
8 12 (3.95%) Ruby
9 7 (2.30%) Shell Script
10 6 (1.97%) C++
11 3 (0.99%) PHP
11 3 (0.99%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.66%) FoxPro (VFP)
13 1 (0.33%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.33%) VBScript
13 1 (0.33%) C
Qualifications
1 67 (22.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 31 (10.20%) Cisco Certification
2 31 (10.20%) CCNA
3 28 (9.21%) MCSA
4 19 (6.25%) Degree
5 16 (5.26%) MCP
6 15 (4.93%) MCSE
7 14 (4.61%) MCITP
8 9 (2.96%) MCAD
9 6 (1.97%) Security Cleared
10 3 (0.99%) CCA
10 3 (0.99%) Citrix Certification
10 3 (0.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (0.99%) MCTS
11 2 (0.66%) ISEB
11 2 (0.66%) MCSD
12 1 (0.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 1 (0.33%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 1 (0.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (5.92%) QA
2 11 (3.62%) SLA
3 7 (2.30%) Data Quality
System Software
1 52 (17.11%) Active Directory
2 43 (14.14%) Hyper-V
3 9 (2.96%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.99%) XenApp
4 3 (0.99%) XenDesktop
5 2 (0.66%) Terminal Server
5 2 (0.66%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 5 (1.64%) SCOM
2 4 (1.32%) SCCM
3 2 (0.66%) SCOrch
3 2 (0.66%) SCSM
4 1 (0.33%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 132 (43.42%) Microsoft
2 40 (13.16%) VMware
3 29 (9.54%) Cisco
4 18 (5.92%) Oracle
5 11 (3.62%) SAP
6 9 (2.96%) Citrix
7 5 (1.64%) BMC
7 5 (1.64%) Remedy
8 4 (1.32%) HP
9 3 (0.99%) NetApp
9 3 (0.99%) Sage
10 2 (0.66%) Pegasus
10 2 (0.66%) Cognos
11 1 (0.33%) Business Objects
11 1 (0.33%) IBM
11 1 (0.33%) Google
11 1 (0.33%) Fortinet
11 1 (0.33%) hybris
11 1 (0.33%) RedPrairie
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Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 4 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Great Benefits!
Posted: 22 hours ago
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £16000 - £180000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum
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Northampton, Northamptonshire
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Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Daventry, Northamptonshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Daventry, Northamptonshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum + Good benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Webrecruit
Salary: From £22,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
The One Group
Salary: £20k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Northamptonshire
Cognita Schools
Salary: £22,440 per annum Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Brackley, Northamptonshire
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Brackley, Northamptonshire
Roc Search
Posted: 4 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £21000 - £28000 per annum + benefits and training!
Posted: 4 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Great Benefits!
Posted: 5 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Towcester
Noir Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Northamptonshire
DP Connect
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago