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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 6 15 2
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -13
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 26 17 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 25.00% 11.64% 31.16%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 63.41% 34.00% 81.13%
Number of salaries quoted 25 17 38
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -22.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £22,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £36,000 £45,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
41 50 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 39.42% 34.25% 38.41%
Number of salaries quoted 36 40 48
Average salary £36,250 £30,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.83% -23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £22,500 £28,793
10% offered a salary of more than £43,200 £42,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 28 August 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Preston

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 36 (76.60%) C#
2 34 (72.34%) .NET
3 29 (61.70%) ASP.NET
4 22 (46.81%) MVC
5 17 (36.17%) ASP.NET MVC
6 16 (34.04%) Web Application Development
6 16 (34.04%) AngularJS
6 16 (34.04%) Scrum
6 16 (34.04%) TDD
6 16 (34.04%) JavaScript
6 16 (34.04%) SQL
7 15 (31.91%) Games
7 15 (31.91%) ASP.NET Web API
7 15 (31.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 15 (31.91%) Dependency Injection
7 15 (31.91%) KnockoutJS
7 15 (31.91%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (31.91%) Kanban
7 15 (31.91%) RESTful
7 15 (31.91%) BDD
8 12 (25.53%) jQuery
8 12 (25.53%) Microsoft
9 11 (23.40%) HTML
10 10 (21.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 9 (19.15%) Web Development
11 9 (19.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 9 (19.15%) CSS
12 8 (17.02%) SQL Server 2008
13 7 (14.89%) Agile Software Development
13 7 (14.89%) PHP

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (8.51%) IIS
2 2 (4.26%) Apache
2 2 (4.26%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.13%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.13%) CMS
3 1 (2.13%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (10.64%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.51%) Firewall
2 3 (6.38%) WAN
3 2 (4.26%) LAN
3 2 (4.26%) TCP/IP
3 2 (4.26%) Reverse Proxy
3 2 (4.26%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (2.13%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (2.13%) Wireless
4 1 (2.13%) VPN
4 1 (2.13%) DNS
4 1 (2.13%) Internet
4 1 (2.13%) SMS
4 1 (2.13%) VoIP
4 1 (2.13%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (21.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (19.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (17.02%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (14.89%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (10.64%) MySQL
5 5 (10.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (8.51%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (4.26%) Oracle Database
7 2 (4.26%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (4.26%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (2.13%) RDBMS
8 1 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (2.13%) QlikView
8 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (14.89%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.26%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (4.26%) PhpStorm
3 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (2.13%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (2.13%) Bitbucket
3 1 (2.13%) ReSharper
3 1 (2.13%) TeamCity
3 1 (2.13%) Git (software)
General
1 15 (31.91%) Games
2 2 (4.26%) Finance
2 2 (4.26%) Marketing
3 1 (2.13%) Billing
3 1 (2.13%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 41 (87.23%) Developer
2 23 (48.94%) .NET Developer
3 7 (14.89%) C# Developer
4 5 (10.64%) Software Developer
5 4 (8.51%) Senior Developer
5 4 (8.51%) SQL Developer
5 4 (8.51%) Senior C# Developer
5 4 (8.51%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (8.51%) .NET Software Developer
6 2 (4.26%) AWS Developer
6 2 (4.26%) IT Support
6 2 (4.26%) Agile C# Developer
6 2 (4.26%) C# Web Developer
6 2 (4.26%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 2 (4.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (4.26%) Systems Manager
6 2 (4.26%) PHP Developer
6 2 (4.26%) Senior Web Developer
6 2 (4.26%) IT Support Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (72.34%) .NET
2 29 (61.70%) ASP.NET
3 17 (36.17%) ASP.NET MVC
4 16 (34.04%) AngularJS
5 15 (31.91%) RESTful
5 15 (31.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 15 (31.91%) ASP.NET Web API
5 15 (31.91%) KnockoutJS
6 12 (25.53%) jQuery
7 11 (23.40%) HTML
8 9 (19.15%) CSS
9 6 (12.77%) .NET Framework
9 6 (12.77%) WCF
10 5 (10.64%) XML
10 5 (10.64%) HTML5
11 4 (8.51%) SOAP
12 3 (6.38%) Web Services
12 3 (6.38%) ADO.NET
13 2 (4.26%) Ajax
13 2 (4.26%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.64%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.51%) Data Extraction
3 3 (6.38%) Social Media
3 3 (6.38%) Mobile App
3 3 (6.38%) User Experience
4 2 (4.26%) Fat Client
4 2 (4.26%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (4.26%) N-Tier
4 2 (4.26%) Thin Client
5 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.13%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.64%) Windows
1 5 (10.64%) Android
2 4 (8.51%) Apple iOS
2 4 (8.51%) Linux
3 3 (6.38%) UNIX
3 3 (6.38%) Solaris
4 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.13%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (46.81%) MVC
2 16 (34.04%) Scrum
2 16 (34.04%) TDD
2 16 (34.04%) Web Application Development
3 15 (31.91%) Continuous Integration
3 15 (31.91%) Kanban
3 15 (31.91%) Dependency Injection
3 15 (31.91%) BDD
4 9 (19.15%) Web Development
5 7 (14.89%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (6.38%) Mobile Development
6 3 (6.38%) Mobile Application Development
6 3 (6.38%) iOS Development
6 3 (6.38%) Data Analysis
6 3 (6.38%) Software Engineering
6 3 (6.38%) CRM
6 3 (6.38%) E-Commerce
7 2 (4.26%) OOD
7 2 (4.26%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (4.26%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 36 (76.60%) C#
2 16 (34.04%) JavaScript
2 16 (34.04%) SQL
3 7 (14.89%) PHP
4 4 (8.51%) VB.NET
5 3 (6.38%) T-SQL
5 3 (6.38%) VB
6 2 (4.26%) Java
6 2 (4.26%) VBA
6 2 (4.26%) VB6
7 1 (2.13%) VBScript
7 1 (2.13%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 5 (10.64%) Degree
2 4 (8.51%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.13%) A+ Certification
3 1 (2.13%) MCP
3 1 (2.13%) MCSE
3 1 (2.13%) CCNP
3 1 (2.13%) CCNA
3 1 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 4 (8.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.26%) Hyper-V
2 2 (4.26%) XenApp
2 2 (4.26%) vSphere
3 1 (2.13%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (25.53%) Microsoft
2 7 (14.89%) Oracle
3 5 (10.64%) VMware
4 4 (8.51%) Cisco
4 4 (8.51%) Apple
5 3 (6.38%) Facebook
5 3 (6.38%) Twitter
6 2 (4.26%) WatchGuard
6 2 (4.26%) CheckPoint
6 2 (4.26%) McAfee
6 2 (4.26%) Citrix
6 2 (4.26%) Juniper
7 1 (2.13%) Epicor
7 1 (2.13%) New Relic
7 1 (2.13%) Google
Preston, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Preston
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 23 days ago