The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Plymouth 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 17 9 11
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 11 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 13.25% 8.47% 7.69%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 36.67% 38.46% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 11 5 3
Average salary £29,000 £32,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.37% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,800 £34,400
10% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,000 £37,200
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
SQL Server
Devon

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 Plymouth region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Plymouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
30 13 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 36.14% 22.03% 53.85%
Number of salaries quoted 19 13 21
Average salary £29,000 £24,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.83% -32.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £37,500 £32,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Plymouth

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Plymouth

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Plymouth

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

SQL Server Salary Trend in Plymouth

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Plymouth

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Plymouth 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 22 (95.65%) .NET
2 20 (86.96%) C#
2 20 (86.96%) ASP.NET
3 12 (52.17%) HTML
3 12 (52.17%) JavaScript
4 11 (47.83%) jQuery
5 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (43.48%) T-SQL
6 8 (34.78%) VB.NET
6 8 (34.78%) Windows
6 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
6 8 (34.78%) Visual Studio
6 8 (34.78%) MVC
6 8 (34.78%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (34.78%) SQL Server 2005
6 8 (34.78%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (21.74%) VBA
7 5 (21.74%) SQL
8 4 (17.39%) MS Access
8 4 (17.39%) CRM
8 4 (17.39%) Dynamics CRM
8 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (13.04%) HTML5
9 3 (13.04%) Web Application Development
9 3 (13.04%) .NET Framework
10 2 (8.70%) Finance
10 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (8.70%) RDBMS
10 2 (8.70%) COBOL

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Plymouth by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Plymouth 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.

Business Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (34.78%) SQL Server 2005
1 8 (34.78%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (17.39%) MS Access
3 2 (8.70%) RDBMS
3 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (8.70%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (4.35%) QlikView
4 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (4.35%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (34.78%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (8.70%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Advertising
2 1 (4.35%) Games
Job Titles
1 22 (95.65%) Developer
2 17 (73.91%) C# Developer
3 12 (52.17%) .NET Developer
3 12 (52.17%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (17.39%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Applications Developer
5 3 (13.04%) SQL Developer
5 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Developer
6 2 (8.70%) C# Application Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Applications Support
7 1 (4.35%) Software Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Software Development Manager
7 1 (4.35%) Development Manager
7 1 (4.35%) Senior Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Web Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Software Manager
7 1 (4.35%) .NET Web Developer
7 1 (4.35%) C# Web Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (95.65%) .NET
2 20 (86.96%) ASP.NET
3 12 (52.17%) HTML
4 11 (47.83%) jQuery
5 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 3 (13.04%) HTML5
6 3 (13.04%) .NET Framework
7 1 (4.35%) CSS
7 1 (4.35%) Web Services
7 1 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (34.78%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (8.70%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 8 (34.78%) Windows
2 2 (8.70%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (34.78%) MVC
3 4 (17.39%) CRM
4 3 (13.04%) Web Application Development
5 2 (8.70%) Data Mapping
5 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (8.70%) TDD
5 2 (8.70%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (4.35%) Web Development
6 1 (4.35%) Information Management
6 1 (4.35%) ERP
6 1 (4.35%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 20 (86.96%) C#
2 12 (52.17%) JavaScript
3 10 (43.48%) T-SQL
4 8 (34.78%) VB.NET
5 5 (21.74%) VBA
5 5 (21.74%) SQL
6 2 (8.70%) COBOL
6 2 (8.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle