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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Lancashire / Preston
Rank 12 1 15
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +14
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 21 28 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 16.15% 38.36% 14.39%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 43.75% 93.33% 32.26%
Number of salaries quoted 16 26 20
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £28,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +21.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £31,250 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £40,000 £38,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
48 30 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 36.92% 41.10% 44.60%
Number of salaries quoted 42 28 59
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £30,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +13.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%

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 19 January 2017.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Preston

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 35 (68.63%) CSS
2 34 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (64.71%) SQL
4 30 (58.82%) JavaScript
5 29 (56.86%) HTML
6 27 (52.94%) .NET
7 26 (50.98%) C#
8 25 (49.02%) ASP.NET
9 21 (41.18%) PHP
10 20 (39.22%) Web Services
10 20 (39.22%) Microsoft
10 20 (39.22%) jQuery
11 17 (33.33%) MVC
12 15 (29.41%) WCF
12 15 (29.41%) SDLC
13 14 (27.45%) SQL Server 2014
13 14 (27.45%) RESTful
13 14 (27.45%) Degree
13 14 (27.45%) Oracle
14 13 (25.49%) MySQL
14 13 (25.49%) Symfony
15 12 (23.53%) Windows
15 12 (23.53%) Team Foundation Server
16 11 (21.57%) Relational Database
16 11 (21.57%) SOAP
16 11 (21.57%) RDBMS
16 11 (21.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 10 (19.61%) Git (software)
17 10 (19.61%) HTML5
17 10 (19.61%) Twitter Bootstrap

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 9 (17.65%) WordPress
2 8 (15.69%) Apache
3 4 (7.84%) IIS
4 2 (3.92%) CMS
4 2 (3.92%) OpenEdge
4 2 (3.92%) Orchard CMS
5 1 (1.96%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.96%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (9.80%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.80%) HTTP
2 1 (1.96%) Firewall
2 1 (1.96%) LAN
2 1 (1.96%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.96%) WAN
2 1 (1.96%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (27.45%) SQL Server 2014
2 13 (25.49%) MySQL
3 11 (21.57%) RDBMS
3 11 (21.57%) Relational Database
3 11 (21.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (15.69%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (7.84%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.96%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.96%) MS Access
6 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.96%) Power BI
6 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 12 (23.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (19.61%) Git (software)
3 9 (17.65%) JIRA
4 6 (11.76%) Visual Studio
5 5 (9.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (3.92%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 9 (17.65%) Advertising
2 8 (15.69%) Finance
3 3 (5.88%) Retail
4 2 (3.92%) Marketing
5 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (68.63%) Developer
2 14 (27.45%) PHP Developer
3 13 (25.49%) Analyst
4 10 (19.61%) .NET Developer
5 8 (15.69%) .NET Analyst Programmer
5 8 (15.69%) .NET Programmer
5 8 (15.69%) Analyst Programmer
5 8 (15.69%) C# Programmer
5 8 (15.69%) Programmer
5 8 (15.69%) VB Analyst Programmer
5 8 (15.69%) VB Programmer
5 8 (15.69%) VB6 Analyst Programmer
5 8 (15.69%) VB6 Programmer
6 6 (11.76%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
6 6 (11.76%) SQL Developer
7 5 (9.80%) C# Developer
7 5 (9.80%) JavaScript Developer
7 5 (9.80%) Senior Developer
7 5 (9.80%) Software Developer
8 4 (7.84%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (68.63%) CSS
2 29 (56.86%) HTML
3 27 (52.94%) .NET
4 25 (49.02%) ASP.NET
5 20 (39.22%) jQuery
5 20 (39.22%) Web Services
6 15 (29.41%) WCF
7 14 (27.45%) RESTful
8 13 (25.49%) Symfony
9 11 (21.57%) SOAP
10 10 (19.61%) HTML5
10 10 (19.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 9 (17.65%) Ajax
11 9 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC
11 9 (17.65%) Laravel
12 8 (15.69%) .NET Framework
13 7 (13.73%) JSON
14 6 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web API
14 6 (11.76%) CodeIgniter
14 6 (11.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.69%) AS400
1 8 (15.69%) iSeries
1 8 (15.69%) Mainframe
1 8 (15.69%) User Experience
2 6 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.84%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.96%) NHS
4 1 (1.96%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 12 (23.53%) Windows
2 4 (7.84%) Linux
3 3 (5.88%) Unix
4 1 (1.96%) AIX
4 1 (1.96%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (33.33%) MVC
3 15 (29.41%) SDLC
4 9 (17.65%) Web Application Development
5 8 (15.69%) E-Commerce
6 7 (13.73%) Service Delivery
7 5 (9.80%) BDD
7 5 (9.80%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (9.80%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (9.80%) TDD
7 5 (9.80%) Web Development
8 4 (7.84%) MVVM
8 4 (7.84%) Software Architecture
9 3 (5.88%) CRM
9 3 (5.88%) People Management
9 3 (5.88%) Resource Management
10 2 (3.92%) Digital Marketing
10 2 (3.92%) OO
10 2 (3.92%) Risk Management
10 2 (3.92%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 33 (64.71%) SQL
2 30 (58.82%) JavaScript
3 26 (50.98%) C#
4 21 (41.18%) PHP
5 9 (17.65%) VB
6 8 (15.69%) VB6
7 6 (11.76%) Bash Shell
8 5 (9.80%) T-SQL
9 4 (7.84%) Ruby
10 3 (5.88%) Java
11 2 (3.92%) VBA
12 1 (1.96%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (27.45%) Degree
2 9 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.96%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.96%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.96%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 20 (39.22%) Microsoft
2 14 (27.45%) Oracle
3 2 (3.92%) Guidewire
3 2 (3.92%) Pega
3 2 (3.92%) Talend
4 1 (1.96%) Cisco
4 1 (1.96%) Tableau
4 1 (1.96%) VMware
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