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

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 4 6 8
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 218 129 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 21.37% 21.04% 18.31%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 63.19% 57.85% 70.41%
Number of salaries quoted 201 125 105
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 £24,200 £22,900 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
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
345 223 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 33.82% 36.38% 26.00%
Number of salaries quoted 328 215 151
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 £28,500 £28,750 £25,000
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 30 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 30 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 +1 127 £40,000 +14.28% 11
Kettering -3 18 £32,500 -7.14% 3
Brackley - 14 £40,000 -
Daventry - 12 £40,000 - 2
SQL Server
East Midlands

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 30 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.

1 186 (53.30%) .NET
2 171 (49.00%) C#
3 158 (45.27%) ASP.NET
4 153 (43.84%) Microsoft
5 150 (42.98%) SQL
6 128 (36.68%) Windows
7 107 (30.66%) HTML
8 105 (30.09%) CSS
9 91 (26.07%) MS Excel
10 89 (25.50%) JavaScript
11 75 (21.49%) jQuery
12 73 (20.92%) VB.NET
13 69 (19.77%) MVC
14 66 (18.91%) ASP.NET MVC
15 65 (18.62%) XML
16 60 (17.19%) Microsoft Certification
17 58 (16.62%) Agile Software Development
18 51 (14.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 51 (14.61%) SQL Server 2008
18 51 (14.61%) WCF
19 49 (14.04%) Visual Studio
19 49 (14.04%) SharePoint
20 48 (13.75%) TDD
21 47 (13.47%) Active Directory
22 46 (13.18%) .NET Framework
23 45 (12.89%) Windows Server 2008
24 44 (12.61%) Team Foundation Server
25 41 (11.75%) ITIL
26 39 (11.17%) Hyper-V
27 38 (10.89%) Business Intelligence

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 (14.04%) SharePoint
2 32 (9.17%) MS Exchange
3 25 (7.16%) Exchange Server 2010
4 19 (5.44%) Node.js
5 18 (5.16%) SharePoint 2010
6 17 (4.87%) CMS
7 14 (4.01%) SharePoint Server
7 14 (4.01%) IIS
8 10 (2.87%) SharePoint 2013
9 6 (1.72%) Lync
10 5 (1.43%) DNN
11 4 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2007
12 3 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2003
12 3 (0.86%) SAS
13 1 (0.29%) WebSphere
13 1 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2013
13 1 (0.29%) OpenStack
Applications
1 91 (26.07%) MS Excel
2 23 (6.59%) MS Office
3 9 (2.58%) InfoPath
4 8 (2.29%) PowerPivot
5 7 (2.01%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.57%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (0.86%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.29%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.01%) Office 365
2 2 (0.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (9.74%) DHCP
1 34 (9.74%) DNS
2 28 (8.02%) TCP/IP
3 22 (6.30%) Firewall
4 11 (3.15%) VLAN
5 9 (2.58%) Intranet
6 8 (2.29%) SAN
7 3 (0.86%) WAN
7 3 (0.86%) LAN
7 3 (0.86%) Internet
7 3 (0.86%) Extranet
8 2 (0.57%) SSL
9 1 (0.29%) WLAN
9 1 (0.29%) VPN
9 1 (0.29%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.29%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (14.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 51 (14.61%) SQL Server 2008
2 37 (10.60%) SQL Server 2012
3 25 (7.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 19 (5.44%) Data Warehouse
5 18 (5.16%) NoSQL
5 18 (5.16%) SQL Server 2005
6 17 (4.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 14 (4.01%) Relational Database
8 13 (3.72%) Data Mining
9 10 (2.87%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 8 (2.29%) DTS
10 8 (2.29%) Microsoft Power View
11 7 (2.01%) SQL Server 2000
12 6 (1.72%) BusinessObjects
13 5 (1.43%) OLAP
13 5 (1.43%) SAP Data Services
13 5 (1.43%) OLAP Cube
14 4 (1.15%) MySQL
15 2 (0.57%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 49 (14.04%) Visual Studio
2 44 (12.61%) Team Foundation Server
3 18 (5.16%) Git (software)
4 12 (3.44%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 11 (3.15%) Rhino Mocks
6 9 (2.58%) NUnit
7 7 (2.01%) Moq
8 6 (1.72%) Firebug
8 6 (1.72%) Fiddler
9 3 (0.86%) Oracle Forms
10 2 (0.57%) MSTest
11 1 (0.29%) CruiseControl
11 1 (0.29%) ReSharper
General
1 26 (7.45%) Finance
2 24 (6.88%) Retail
3 5 (1.43%) Music Industry
3 5 (1.43%) Marketing
3 5 (1.43%) Legal
4 4 (1.15%) Financial Institution
5 3 (0.86%) Law
5 3 (0.86%) Banking
6 2 (0.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 193 (55.30%) Developer
2 96 (27.51%) Analyst
3 86 (24.64%) .NET Developer
4 51 (14.61%) C# Developer
5 48 (13.75%) C# .NET Developer
6 35 (10.03%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 33 (9.46%) ASP.NET Developer
8 32 (9.17%) DBA
9 30 (8.60%) Senior Developer
9 30 (8.60%) SQL DBA
10 24 (6.88%) Support Analyst
11 22 (6.30%) SQL Developer
12 20 (5.73%) Software Developer
13 19 (5.44%) Analyst Developer
14 18 (5.16%) Support Engineer
15 17 (4.87%) Technical Analyst
16 15 (4.30%) SQL Server DBA
17 14 (4.01%) Infrastructure Analyst
17 14 (4.01%) Administrator
17 14 (4.01%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 186 (53.30%) .NET
2 158 (45.27%) ASP.NET
3 107 (30.66%) HTML
4 105 (30.09%) CSS
5 75 (21.49%) jQuery
6 66 (18.91%) ASP.NET MVC
7 65 (18.62%) XML
8 51 (14.61%) WCF
9 46 (13.18%) .NET Framework
10 34 (9.74%) Web Services
11 29 (8.31%) Ajax
12 26 (7.45%) RESTful
13 23 (6.59%) HTML5
13 23 (6.59%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 22 (6.30%) LINQ
14 22 (6.30%) ASP.NET MVC 3
15 19 (5.44%) ASP.NET Web API
16 17 (4.87%) Razor View Engine
17 15 (4.30%) CSS3
18 12 (3.44%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 17 (4.87%) Enterprise Software
2 16 (4.58%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (4.30%) N-Tier
4 7 (2.01%) NHS
4 7 (2.01%) Clustering
5 5 (1.43%) Computer Science
5 5 (1.43%) Open Source
6 4 (1.15%) Data Integration
6 4 (1.15%) Mathematics
7 3 (0.86%) iPhone
8 2 (0.57%) Inversion of Control
8 2 (0.57%) User Experience
8 2 (0.57%) W3C
9 1 (0.29%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.29%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.29%) Statistics
9 1 (0.29%) Taxonomies
9 1 (0.29%) Graphic Design
9 1 (0.29%) Kindle
9 1 (0.29%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 128 (36.68%) Windows
2 45 (12.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 34 (9.74%) Windows Server 2012
4 24 (6.88%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (1.43%) UNIX
6 4 (1.15%) Linux
7 3 (0.86%) Android
8 2 (0.57%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (19.77%) MVC
2 58 (16.62%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (13.75%) TDD
4 41 (11.75%) ITIL
5 38 (10.89%) Business Intelligence
6 28 (8.02%) Web Application Development
7 26 (7.45%) Web Development
8 24 (6.88%) BDD
9 20 (5.73%) Mentoring
10 17 (4.87%) Business Analysis
11 15 (4.30%) Software Engineering
11 15 (4.30%) UML
12 14 (4.01%) Service Delivery
12 14 (4.01%) Validation
12 14 (4.01%) ITIL V3
13 13 (3.72%) Data Modelling
14 12 (3.44%) CRM
14 12 (3.44%) Scrum
14 12 (3.44%) Web Design
14 12 (3.44%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 171 (49.00%) C#
2 150 (42.98%) SQL
3 89 (25.50%) JavaScript
4 73 (20.92%) VB.NET
5 32 (9.17%) T-SQL
6 31 (8.88%) VB
7 18 (5.16%) Ruby
8 13 (3.72%) C++
9 11 (3.15%) Java
10 8 (2.29%) PowerShell
11 6 (1.72%) ABAP
12 4 (1.15%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.57%) FoxPro (VFP)
13 2 (0.57%) PHP
14 1 (0.29%) VBA
Qualifications
1 60 (17.19%) Microsoft Certification
2 35 (10.03%) Degree
3 26 (7.45%) CCNA
3 26 (7.45%) Cisco Certification
4 22 (6.30%) MCSA
5 16 (4.58%) MCITP
6 15 (4.30%) MCSE
7 12 (3.44%) MCP
8 5 (1.43%) MCAD
8 5 (1.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 5 (1.43%) Security Cleared
9 3 (0.86%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 3 (0.86%) MCTS
9 3 (0.86%) ISTQB
9 3 (0.86%) ISEB
9 3 (0.86%) CCA
9 3 (0.86%) Citrix Certification
10 2 (0.57%) MCSD
10 2 (0.57%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (5.73%) QA
2 12 (3.44%) SLA
3 8 (2.29%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.57%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 47 (13.47%) Active Directory
2 39 (11.17%) Hyper-V
3 8 (2.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.86%) XenApp
4 3 (0.86%) XenDesktop
5 2 (0.57%) Firmware
5 2 (0.57%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 6 (1.72%) SCOM
2 4 (1.15%) SCCM
3 2 (0.57%) SCOrch
3 2 (0.57%) SCSM
Vendors
1 153 (43.84%) Microsoft
2 35 (10.03%) VMware
3 24 (6.88%) Cisco
4 17 (4.87%) Oracle
5 10 (2.87%) SAP
6 6 (1.72%) Business Objects
6 6 (1.72%) Citrix
7 4 (1.15%) NetApp
8 3 (0.86%) BMC
8 3 (0.86%) Sage
8 3 (0.86%) Remedy
8 3 (0.86%) HP
9 2 (0.57%) Cognos
9 2 (0.57%) Pegasus
10 1 (0.29%) Fortinet
10 1 (0.29%) Nintex
10 1 (0.29%) IBM
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Posted: 4 hours ago
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Daventry
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