The first table below looks at the demand for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Pontefract region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 23 July 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 Pontefract region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 1 1 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 5 28 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Pontefract 100.00% 96.55% 60.00%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 100.00% 96.55% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 28 6
Average salary £39,000 £38,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.63% +58.33%
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.35%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Pontefract
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
5 29 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Pontefract 100.00% 100.00% 60.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 29 6
Average salary £39,000 £38,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.63% +43.39%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
SQL Server
West Yorkshire

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Pontefract

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Pontefract

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Pontefract

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

SQL Server Salary Trend in Pontefract

SQL Server
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Pontefract

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Pontefract 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 14 (100.00%) .NET
1 14 (100.00%) CSS
1 14 (100.00%) MQSeries
1 14 (100.00%) C#
1 14 (100.00%) HTML
1 14 (100.00%) IBM
1 14 (100.00%) Scrum
1 14 (100.00%) WinForms
1 14 (100.00%) WPF
1 14 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 14 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (92.86%) HTML5
2 13 (92.86%) MVVM
2 13 (92.86%) TDD
2 13 (92.86%) WebSphere
2 13 (92.86%) .NET Framework
2 13 (92.86%) CSS3
2 13 (92.86%) Relational Database
2 13 (92.86%) Microsoft
2 13 (92.86%) RDBMS
3 6 (42.86%) SQL

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Pontefract by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Pontefract 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 14 (100.00%) MQSeries
2 13 (92.86%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 13 (92.86%) Relational Database
2 13 (92.86%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 14 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 14 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (50.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Senior C# Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
3 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) HTML
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
1 14 (100.00%) CSS
1 14 (100.00%) WinForms
1 14 (100.00%) WPF
2 13 (92.86%) HTML5
2 13 (92.86%) CSS3
2 13 (92.86%) .NET Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Scrum
2 13 (92.86%) TDD
2 13 (92.86%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (42.86%) SQL
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) IBM
2 13 (92.86%) Microsoft