The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oldham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 9 6 3
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -3
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2 3 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oldham 5.71% 8.33% 35.48%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 66.67% 30.00% 78.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 11
Average salary £45,000 £33,135 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.80% +10.45%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
SQL Server
Manchester

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 Oldham region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Oldham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
3 10 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oldham 8.57% 27.78% 45.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 14
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% +8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Oldham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Oldham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Oldham

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Oldham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Oldham region.

SQL Server Salary Trend in Oldham

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oldham

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Oldham 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 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) Games
2 2 (50.00%) HTML5
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) NUnit
3 1 (25.00%) Subversion
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (25.00%) Ruby
3 1 (25.00%) Ajax
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Silverlight
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) OWASP
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) XML

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Oldham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Oldham 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) NUnit
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (50.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) HTML5
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) Ajax
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (25.00%) Silverlight
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (25.00%) CSS3
3 1 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) EMV
1 1 (25.00%) W3C
1 1 (25.00%) APACS
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) MVC
1 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
2 1 (25.00%) OWASP
2 1 (25.00%) Line Management
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) Ruby
2 1 (25.00%) PHP
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) MCP
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft