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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 14 4 5
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 23 22 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 14.47% 17.05% 29.23%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 46.00% 48.89% 74.51%
Number of salaries quoted 20 21 36
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,200 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +6.75%
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
50 45 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 31.45% 34.88% 39.23%
Number of salaries quoted 42 41 48
Average salary £40,000 £30,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.14% -12.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £22,500 £27,204
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Preston region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 7 July 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Preston

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Preston 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 26 (68.42%) C#
2 24 (63.16%) .NET
3 23 (60.53%) ASP.NET
4 18 (47.37%) MVC
5 13 (34.21%) JavaScript
6 12 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (31.58%) ASP.NET MVC
7 11 (28.95%) BDD
7 11 (28.95%) jQuery
7 11 (28.95%) Kanban
7 11 (28.95%) TDD
7 11 (28.95%) Scrum
7 11 (28.95%) HTML
7 11 (28.95%) Microsoft
7 11 (28.95%) Web Application Development
8 9 (23.68%) CSS
8 9 (23.68%) Degree
9 8 (21.05%) SQL Server 2008
9 8 (21.05%) PHP
9 8 (21.05%) SQL
10 7 (18.42%) Dependency Injection
10 7 (18.42%) RESTful
10 7 (18.42%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (18.42%) Games
10 7 (18.42%) AngularJS
10 7 (18.42%) KnockoutJS
10 7 (18.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 7 (18.42%) ASP.NET Web API
10 7 (18.42%) .NET Framework
11 6 (15.79%) Web Development

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Preston 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 4 (10.53%) IIS
2 2 (5.26%) Apache
2 2 (5.26%) FileNet
3 1 (2.63%) CMS
3 1 (2.63%) Umbraco
3 1 (2.63%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) Firewall
1 2 (5.26%) Reverse Proxy
1 2 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (2.63%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (2.63%) LAN
2 1 (2.63%) SMS
2 1 (2.63%) WAN
2 1 (2.63%) DHCP
2 1 (2.63%) VPN
2 1 (2.63%) DNS
2 1 (2.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (21.05%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (15.79%) MySQL
2 6 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (13.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (13.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (7.89%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.63%) QlikView
6 1 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.63%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Visual Studio
1 4 (10.53%) NUnit
1 4 (10.53%) Rhino Mocks
1 4 (10.53%) Moq
2 3 (7.89%) PhpStorm
General
1 7 (18.42%) Games
2 1 (2.63%) Billing
2 1 (2.63%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (2.63%) Finance
Job Titles
1 34 (89.47%) Developer
2 18 (47.37%) .NET Developer
3 7 (18.42%) C# Developer
3 7 (18.42%) Senior Developer
4 5 (13.16%) Software Developer
4 5 (13.16%) Senior C# Developer
4 5 (13.16%) .NET Software Developer
5 4 (10.53%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (10.53%) Junior .NET Developer
5 4 (10.53%) Junior
5 4 (10.53%) Graduate
5 4 (10.53%) SQL Developer
5 4 (10.53%) Junior Developer
6 3 (7.89%) PHP Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Senior Applications Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Senior .NET Developer
7 2 (5.26%) C# Web Developer
7 2 (5.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (5.26%) C# Software Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Agile C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (63.16%) .NET
2 23 (60.53%) ASP.NET
3 12 (31.58%) ASP.NET MVC
4 11 (28.95%) jQuery
4 11 (28.95%) HTML
5 9 (23.68%) CSS
6 7 (18.42%) .NET Framework
6 7 (18.42%) RESTful
6 7 (18.42%) KnockoutJS
6 7 (18.42%) AngularJS
6 7 (18.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 7 (18.42%) ASP.NET Web API
7 6 (15.79%) WCF
7 6 (15.79%) XML
8 5 (13.16%) SOAP
9 4 (10.53%) LINQ
9 4 (10.53%) NHibernate
9 4 (10.53%) HTML5
10 3 (7.89%) Web Services
10 3 (7.89%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) Tandem
1 4 (10.53%) Data Extraction
1 4 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.89%) User Experience
2 3 (7.89%) Social Media
2 3 (7.89%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (5.26%) Thin Client
3 2 (5.26%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.63%) W3C
4 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.16%) Linux
2 4 (10.53%) Android
2 4 (10.53%) Apple iOS
3 3 (7.89%) Windows
4 2 (5.26%) Solaris
4 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (5.26%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (47.37%) MVC
2 12 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (28.95%) TDD
3 11 (28.95%) Scrum
3 11 (28.95%) Kanban
3 11 (28.95%) BDD
3 11 (28.95%) Web Application Development
4 7 (18.42%) Dependency Injection
4 7 (18.42%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (15.79%) Web Development
6 3 (7.89%) Software Engineering
6 3 (7.89%) E-Commerce
6 3 (7.89%) Mobile Application Development
6 3 (7.89%) iOS Development
6 3 (7.89%) Mobile Development
7 2 (5.26%) Time Management
7 2 (5.26%) Unit Testing
7 2 (5.26%) OOD
7 2 (5.26%) B2B
7 2 (5.26%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 26 (68.42%) C#
2 13 (34.21%) JavaScript
3 8 (21.05%) PHP
3 8 (21.05%) SQL
4 4 (10.53%) Java
5 2 (5.26%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.63%) VB6
6 1 (2.63%) Delphi
6 1 (2.63%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.63%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (23.68%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (7.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.26%) XenApp
2 2 (5.26%) vSphere
Vendors
1 11 (28.95%) Microsoft
2 6 (15.79%) Oracle
3 3 (7.89%) VMware
3 3 (7.89%) Facebook
3 3 (7.89%) Twitter
3 3 (7.89%) Apple
4 2 (5.26%) CheckPoint
4 2 (5.26%) webMethods
4 2 (5.26%) McAfee
4 2 (5.26%) HP
4 2 (5.26%) Citrix
4 2 (5.26%) Software AG
4 2 (5.26%) Juniper
4 2 (5.26%) Informatica
4 2 (5.26%) WatchGuard
4 2 (5.26%) Cisco
4 2 (5.26%) IBM
5 1 (2.63%) Epicor
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