The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Oldham region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 5 3 4
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 19 17 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oldham 36.54% 36.96% 50.79%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 61.29% 80.95% 76.19%
Number of salaries quoted 19 14 32
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +22.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £42,287 £29,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Oldham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
31 21 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oldham 59.62% 45.65% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 31 18 42
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +41.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £29,250 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,500 £44,638
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
SQL Server
Manchester

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 23 April 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 29 (100.00%) .NET
2 28 (96.55%) C#
3 27 (93.10%) ASP.NET
4 23 (79.31%) SQL Server 2012
5 22 (75.86%) SQL
6 21 (72.41%) JavaScript
7 18 (62.07%) HTML
7 18 (62.07%) CSS
7 18 (62.07%) SQL Server 2008
8 17 (58.62%) Microsoft
9 15 (51.72%) MVC
10 14 (48.28%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 14 (48.28%) Degree
10 14 (48.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 13 (44.83%) Microsoft Certification
11 13 (44.83%) MCP
12 11 (37.93%) XML
12 11 (37.93%) Ajax
12 11 (37.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 11 (37.93%) Scrum
12 11 (37.93%) HTML5
13 10 (34.48%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 10 (34.48%) .NET Framework
13 10 (34.48%) WCF
14 9 (31.03%) Visual Studio
15 8 (27.59%) MCSE
16 7 (24.14%) Business Intelligence
16 7 (24.14%) Web Development
16 7 (24.14%) Games
17 6 (20.69%) Computer Science

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Oldham by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 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.

Applications
1 6 (20.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.45%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.24%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (79.31%) SQL Server 2012
2 18 (62.07%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (48.28%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 14 (48.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 11 (37.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (20.69%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (20.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (31.03%) Visual Studio
2 3 (10.34%) Subversion
3 2 (6.90%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (24.14%) Games
Job Titles
1 29 (100.00%) Developer
2 20 (68.97%) .NET Developer
3 5 (17.24%) Database Developer
4 3 (10.34%) SQL Developer
4 3 (10.34%) C# Developer
4 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (10.34%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (10.34%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Junior
5 2 (6.90%) Graduate .NET Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Junior SQL Server Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Graduate Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Junior Developer
5 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Graduate
6 1 (3.45%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Web Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Applications Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Web Applications Developer
6 1 (3.45%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (100.00%) .NET
2 27 (93.10%) ASP.NET
3 18 (62.07%) CSS
3 18 (62.07%) HTML
4 11 (37.93%) XML
4 11 (37.93%) HTML5
4 11 (37.93%) Ajax
5 10 (34.48%) .NET Framework
5 10 (34.48%) WCF
5 10 (34.48%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 5 (17.24%) Razor View Engine
6 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (13.79%) Silverlight
7 4 (13.79%) Web Services
8 3 (10.34%) jQuery
8 3 (10.34%) RESTful
8 3 (10.34%) Flash
9 1 (3.45%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Computer Science
2 4 (13.79%) EMV
2 4 (13.79%) W3C
2 4 (13.79%) APACS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (51.72%) MVC
2 11 (37.93%) Scrum
3 7 (24.14%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (24.14%) Web Development
4 5 (17.24%) Domain-Driven Design
4 5 (17.24%) BDD
4 5 (17.24%) CQRS
4 5 (17.24%) Web Application Development
4 5 (17.24%) OO
4 5 (17.24%) TDD
5 4 (13.79%) E-Commerce
6 2 (6.90%) OOP
6 2 (6.90%) Software Engineering
6 2 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (3.45%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 28 (96.55%) C#
2 22 (75.86%) SQL
3 21 (72.41%) JavaScript
4 6 (20.69%) VB.NET
5 3 (10.34%) ActionScript
6 1 (3.45%) PHP
6 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (48.28%) Degree
2 13 (44.83%) MCP
2 13 (44.83%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (27.59%) MCSE
4 5 (17.24%) MCTS
4 5 (17.24%) MCAD
4 5 (17.24%) MCSD
Vendors
1 17 (58.62%) Microsoft
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