The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 7 12 4
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -8
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 23 21 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 25.00% 16.41% 20.18%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 58.97% 52.50% 51.11%
Number of salaries quoted 22 16 22
Median salary £30,000 £34,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,250 £43,750 £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
SQL Server
Lancashire

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 Preston region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
39 40 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 42.39% 31.25% 39.47%
Number of salaries quoted 35 31 43
Median salary £37,500 £31,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

The demand trend of job ads across the Preston region citing SQL Server as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Preston

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

SQL Server Salary Trend in Preston

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Preston

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Preston region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Preston

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, IT jobs citing SQL Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Preston region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 33 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 27 (61.36%) .NET
2 27 (61.36%) ASP.NET
3 26 (59.09%) C#
4 23 (52.27%) MVC
4 23 (52.27%) ASP.NET MVC
5 20 (45.45%) SQL
6 19 (43.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 16 (36.36%) SQL Server 2014
8 14 (31.82%) ASP.NET Web API
8 14 (31.82%) Finance
8 14 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (29.55%) JavaScript
10 12 (27.27%) CSS
10 12 (27.27%) TDD
10 12 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 12 (27.27%) Web Application Development
10 12 (27.27%) AngularJS
10 12 (27.27%) KnockoutJS
10 12 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
10 12 (27.27%) RESTful
10 12 (27.27%) BDD
11 11 (25.00%) Web Development
11 11 (25.00%) MS Excel
12 10 (22.73%) Degree
12 10 (22.73%) Kanban
12 10 (22.73%) Scrum
13 9 (20.45%) jQuery
13 9 (20.45%) Windows
13 9 (20.45%) Relational Database

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (13.64%) SharePoint
2 5 (11.36%) Skype for Business
3 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (4.55%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.82%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (4.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Line 500
2 1 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.36%) DHCP
1 5 (11.36%) DNS
1 5 (11.36%) SAN
2 3 (6.82%) Firewall
3 2 (4.55%) Broadband
3 2 (4.55%) Internet
3 2 (4.55%) PBX
3 2 (4.55%) VPN
3 2 (4.55%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (36.36%) SQL Server 2014
2 12 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (20.45%) Relational Database
4 8 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (15.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (11.36%) MongoDB
6 5 (11.36%) NoSQL
7 4 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (6.82%) OLAP
9 2 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (4.55%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 2 (4.55%) OLAP Cube
9 2 (4.55%) RDBMS
10 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (2.27%) OLTP
10 1 (2.27%) QlikView
10 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 4 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (31.82%) Finance
2 7 (15.91%) Games
3 3 (6.82%) Local Government
4 1 (2.27%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 33 (75.00%) Developer
2 26 (59.09%) .NET Developer
3 10 (22.73%) Web Developer
4 9 (20.45%) .NET Web Developer
4 9 (20.45%) C# .NET Developer
4 9 (20.45%) C# Developer
5 7 (15.91%) ASP.NET Developer
5 7 (15.91%) Games Developer
6 6 (13.64%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (13.64%) C# Web Developer
7 5 (11.36%) IT Manager
8 4 (9.09%) Analyst
8 4 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 4 (9.09%) IT Analyst
8 4 (9.09%) IT Support
8 4 (9.09%) IT Support Analyst
8 4 (9.09%) Support Analyst
9 3 (6.82%) ASP Developer
9 3 (6.82%) JavaScript Developer
9 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (61.36%) .NET
1 27 (61.36%) ASP.NET
2 23 (52.27%) ASP.NET MVC
3 19 (43.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 14 (31.82%) ASP.NET Web API
5 12 (27.27%) AngularJS
5 12 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 12 (27.27%) CSS
5 12 (27.27%) KnockoutJS
5 12 (27.27%) RESTful
6 9 (20.45%) jQuery
7 6 (13.64%) .NET Framework
7 6 (13.64%) WCF
7 6 (13.64%) Web Services
8 5 (11.36%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 4 (9.09%) Classic ASP
10 2 (4.55%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.36%) Enterprise Software
1 5 (11.36%) Tandem
2 4 (9.09%) Data Integration
3 3 (6.82%) Clustering
3 3 (6.82%) Data Extraction
3 3 (6.82%) Replication
4 2 (4.55%) EqualLogic
5 1 (2.27%) e-Learning
5 1 (2.27%) iPad
5 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.27%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.45%) Windows
2 5 (11.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (9.09%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (52.27%) MVC
2 14 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (27.27%) BDD
3 12 (27.27%) TDD
3 12 (27.27%) Web Application Development
4 11 (25.00%) Web Development
5 10 (22.73%) Kanban
5 10 (22.73%) Scrum
6 7 (15.91%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (15.91%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (15.91%) Dependency Injection
6 7 (15.91%) OOD
6 7 (15.91%) SDLC
7 6 (13.64%) ETL
8 5 (11.36%) Change Management
8 5 (11.36%) Mentoring
8 5 (11.36%) OO
8 5 (11.36%) Portfolio Management
8 5 (11.36%) Service Delivery
8 5 (11.36%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (59.09%) C#
2 20 (45.45%) SQL
3 13 (29.55%) JavaScript
4 8 (18.18%) VB
5 7 (15.91%) T-SQL
6 5 (11.36%) VB6
7 2 (4.55%) C
7 2 (4.55%) PHP
8 1 (2.27%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (22.73%) Degree
2 5 (11.36%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 6 (13.64%) Active Directory
2 5 (11.36%) Hyper-V
2 5 (11.36%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 5 (11.36%) Terminal Services
2 5 (11.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (6.82%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 33 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.36%) Remedy
2 5 (11.36%) VMware
3 2 (4.55%) BT
3 2 (4.55%) Cisco
3 2 (4.55%) Dell
3 2 (4.55%) Lotus
3 2 (4.55%) Sage
3 2 (4.55%) SonicWALL
4 1 (2.27%) Cognos
4 1 (2.27%) Rackspace
4 1 (2.27%) Tableau
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
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