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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 7 6 5
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 147 144 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 15.54% 15.32% 22.50%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 44.41% 49.66% 61.34%
Number of salaries quoted 142 128 145
Average salary £37,500 £34,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,400 £45,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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
331 290 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 34.99% 30.85% 36.67%
Number of salaries quoted 306 270 235
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,500 £29,350
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 September 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 1 September 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 98 £32,500 -13.33% 3
Brackley -1 13 £42,500 +6.25%
Kettering 0 10 £37,500 +15.38%
Towcester +1 8 £27,000 -10.00% 5
Wellingborough - 1 £40,000 - 1
SQL Server
East Midlands

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

1 181 (67.29%) .NET
2 155 (57.62%) C#
3 123 (45.72%) Microsoft
4 118 (43.87%) SQL
5 112 (41.64%) ASP.NET
6 84 (31.23%) Agile Software Development
7 76 (28.25%) Windows
8 74 (27.51%) MVC
9 61 (22.68%) VB.NET
10 60 (22.30%) JavaScript
11 59 (21.93%) HTML
12 58 (21.56%) MS Excel
13 54 (20.07%) SharePoint
14 49 (18.22%) Business Intelligence
15 44 (16.36%) CSS
15 44 (16.36%) TDD
16 42 (15.61%) ASP.NET MVC
17 40 (14.87%) Degree
18 39 (14.50%) ASP.NET Web API
19 38 (14.13%) WCF
20 37 (13.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 36 (13.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 36 (13.38%) SQL Server 2008
22 34 (12.64%) NoSQL
22 34 (12.64%) Scrum
23 33 (12.27%) BDD
23 33 (12.27%) Web Application Development
23 33 (12.27%) RESTful
24 32 (11.90%) Git (software)
25 31 (11.52%) User Acceptance Testing

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 54 (20.07%) SharePoint
2 29 (10.78%) Node.js
3 24 (8.92%) BizTalk Server
4 14 (5.20%) Lync
5 8 (2.97%) IIS
6 6 (2.23%) CMS
6 6 (2.23%) SharePoint Server
7 4 (1.49%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (1.12%) SAS
9 1 (0.37%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.37%) WebLogic Portal
9 1 (0.37%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.37%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.37%) WebSphere
Applications
1 58 (21.56%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.97%) MS Office
3 3 (1.12%) PowerPivot
4 1 (0.37%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.37%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 3 (1.12%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.74%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.37%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 27 (10.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (2.97%) Office 365
3 3 (1.12%) Sage Pay
4 1 (0.37%) GitHub
4 1 (0.37%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (8.55%) SAN
2 15 (5.58%) Firewall
3 14 (5.20%) NAS
4 8 (2.97%) VoIP
4 8 (2.97%) TCP/IP
5 7 (2.60%) DNS
5 7 (2.60%) PBX
5 7 (2.60%) DHCP
5 7 (2.60%) Internet
6 4 (1.49%) VLAN
6 4 (1.49%) Intranet
6 4 (1.49%) Broadband
7 1 (0.37%) LAN
7 1 (0.37%) WAN
7 1 (0.37%) SSL
7 1 (0.37%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (13.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 36 (13.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 36 (13.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 34 (12.64%) NoSQL
4 24 (8.92%) Relational Database
5 20 (7.43%) SQL Server 2005
5 20 (7.43%) Data Warehouse
6 17 (6.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 13 (4.83%) SQL Server 2012
8 8 (2.97%) RDBMS
9 7 (2.60%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 5 (1.86%) SQL Server 2000
11 4 (1.49%) DTS
11 4 (1.49%) SAP BI
11 4 (1.49%) SAP BW
12 3 (1.12%) Microsoft Power View
12 3 (1.12%) Crystal Reports
12 3 (1.12%) BusinessObjects
13 2 (0.74%) MySQL
13 2 (0.74%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 32 (11.90%) Git (software)
2 21 (7.81%) Team Foundation Server
3 16 (5.95%) Visual Studio
4 6 (2.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 3 (1.12%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (0.74%) Eclipse
6 2 (0.74%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.37%) Hudson
7 1 (0.37%) JDeveloper
7 1 (0.37%) NetBeans
7 1 (0.37%) NUnit
7 1 (0.37%) Subversion
7 1 (0.37%) JUnit
General
1 25 (9.29%) Finance
2 23 (8.55%) Retail
3 18 (6.69%) Manufacturing
4 17 (6.32%) Back Office
5 12 (4.46%) Front Office
5 12 (4.46%) Law
6 7 (2.60%) Marketing
6 7 (2.60%) Banking
7 5 (1.86%) Legal
8 4 (1.49%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 173 (64.31%) Developer
2 74 (27.51%) .NET Developer
3 52 (19.33%) Analyst
4 34 (12.64%) Software Developer
5 29 (10.78%) C# Developer
6 24 (8.92%) C# .NET Developer
7 21 (7.81%) Support Analyst
8 19 (7.06%) Applications Support
8 19 (7.06%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 18 (6.69%) Junior
10 17 (6.32%) Senior Developer
10 17 (6.32%) ASP.NET Developer
11 15 (5.58%) Junior Developer
12 12 (4.46%) Java Developer
12 12 (4.46%) Test Analyst
13 11 (4.09%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 10 (3.72%) Applications Support Analyst
15 9 (3.35%) Analyst Developer
15 9 (3.35%) Technical Manager
15 9 (3.35%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 181 (67.29%) .NET
2 112 (41.64%) ASP.NET
3 59 (21.93%) HTML
4 44 (16.36%) CSS
5 42 (15.61%) ASP.NET MVC
6 39 (14.50%) ASP.NET Web API
7 38 (14.13%) WCF
8 33 (12.27%) RESTful
9 28 (10.41%) XML
10 27 (10.04%) jQuery
10 27 (10.04%) .NET Framework
11 26 (9.67%) Web Services
12 22 (8.18%) LINQ
13 18 (6.69%) Spring
14 15 (5.58%) Middleware
15 11 (4.09%) WinForms
15 11 (4.09%) JPA
15 11 (4.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 10 (3.72%) Java EE
16 10 (3.72%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 15 (5.58%) Management Information System
1 15 (5.58%) Computer Science
1 15 (5.58%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (3.72%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (2.60%) Data Integration
4 5 (1.86%) Replication
5 4 (1.49%) BBC
5 4 (1.49%) Social Media
6 2 (0.74%) Mobile App
6 2 (0.74%) Thin Client
6 2 (0.74%) Streaming Video
6 2 (0.74%) Fat Client
6 2 (0.74%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.37%) iSeries
7 1 (0.37%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.37%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.37%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.37%) PMI
7 1 (0.37%) NHS
7 1 (0.37%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 76 (28.25%) Windows
2 30 (11.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (7.81%) Windows 7
4 18 (6.69%) Windows 8
5 17 (6.32%) Linux
6 10 (3.72%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (2.60%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (2.23%) Windows 2000
9 5 (1.86%) UNIX
10 3 (1.12%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.37%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (31.23%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (27.51%) MVC
3 49 (18.22%) Business Intelligence
4 44 (16.36%) TDD
5 34 (12.64%) Scrum
6 33 (12.27%) BDD
6 33 (12.27%) Web Application Development
7 31 (11.52%) User Acceptance Testing
8 23 (8.55%) Software Testing
9 21 (7.81%) SDLC
10 19 (7.06%) Software Engineering
11 18 (6.69%) OO
12 17 (6.32%) ERP
13 13 (4.83%) Automated Testing
14 12 (4.46%) Web Development
14 12 (4.46%) Test Scripting
14 12 (4.46%) Data Modelling
15 11 (4.09%) Refactoring
15 11 (4.09%) Software Architecture
16 10 (3.72%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 155 (57.62%) C#
2 118 (43.87%) SQL
3 61 (22.68%) VB.NET
4 60 (22.30%) JavaScript
5 29 (10.78%) VB
5 29 (10.78%) Ruby
6 25 (9.29%) T-SQL
7 23 (8.55%) Java
8 7 (2.60%) Delphi
9 2 (0.74%) ActionScript
9 2 (0.74%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 1 (0.37%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.37%) Perl
10 1 (0.37%) PHP
10 1 (0.37%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 40 (14.87%) Degree
2 6 (2.23%) ISTQB
3 5 (1.86%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 5 (1.86%) ISEB
4 4 (1.49%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (1.49%) MCSE
4 4 (1.49%) CCNP
4 4 (1.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (1.12%) VCP5
6 1 (0.37%) MCITP
6 1 (0.37%) HNC
6 1 (0.37%) HND
6 1 (0.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.37%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.37%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.72%) QA
2 3 (1.12%) Data Quality
System Software
1 11 (4.09%) Hyper-V
2 5 (1.86%) vSphere
3 2 (0.74%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.37%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.37%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.37%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 14 (5.20%) SCCM
2 5 (1.86%) SCOM
3 1 (0.37%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.37%) SCSM
3 1 (0.37%) Control-M
3 1 (0.37%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.37%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 123 (45.72%) Microsoft
2 19 (7.06%) Oracle
3 10 (3.72%) Sybase
4 8 (2.97%) Sony
4 8 (2.97%) hybris
4 8 (2.97%) Facebook
5 6 (2.23%) Google
6 5 (1.86%) VMware
6 5 (1.86%) SAP
7 4 (1.49%) Cisco
7 4 (1.49%) Apple
7 4 (1.49%) Yahoo!
8 2 (0.74%) Tableau
9 1 (0.37%) Veeam
9 1 (0.37%) RedPrairie
9 1 (0.37%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.37%) Remedy
9 1 (0.37%) IBM
9 1 (0.37%) Teradata
9 1 (0.37%) Telerik
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