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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 7 9 5
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 21 21 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 20.19% 18.58% 38.66%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 65.63% 39.62% 86.79%
Number of salaries quoted 16 20 45
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £29,300 £28,700
10% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £43,000 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
32 53 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 30.77% 46.90% 44.54%
Number of salaries quoted 24 50 51
Average salary £30,000 £34,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +2.56%

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 6 May 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Preston

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 16 (47.06%) .NET
2 14 (41.18%) ASP.NET
3 13 (38.24%) JavaScript
3 13 (38.24%) C#
4 12 (35.29%) HTML
4 12 (35.29%) CSS
4 12 (35.29%) jQuery
5 11 (32.35%) MVC
6 9 (26.47%) MySQL
6 9 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (23.53%) Degree
7 8 (23.53%) PHP
7 8 (23.53%) SQL
7 8 (23.53%) Microsoft
8 7 (20.59%) Oracle
9 6 (17.65%) Java
9 6 (17.65%) Linux
9 6 (17.65%) Web Development
9 6 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (14.71%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (14.71%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (14.71%) .NET Framework
10 5 (14.71%) WCF
10 5 (14.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (14.71%) OOD
11 4 (11.76%) Hibernate
11 4 (11.76%) Scrum
11 4 (11.76%) OOP
11 4 (11.76%) Visual Studio
11 4 (11.76%) SOAP

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 2 (5.88%) MS Exchange
1 2 (5.88%) FileNet
2 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (2.94%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) WAN
2 1 (2.94%) DHCP
2 1 (2.94%) VPN
2 1 (2.94%) DNS
2 1 (2.94%) Internet
2 1 (2.94%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (2.94%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (26.47%) MySQL
2 6 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (14.71%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (14.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (11.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.94%) QlikView
6 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Visual Studio
1 4 (11.76%) NUnit
1 4 (11.76%) Rhino Mocks
1 4 (11.76%) Moq
2 3 (8.82%) PhpStorm
3 2 (5.88%) Zend Studio
General
1 1 (2.94%) Finance
1 1 (2.94%) Billing
Job Titles
1 31 (91.18%) Developer
2 12 (35.29%) .NET Developer
3 6 (17.65%) Senior Developer
4 5 (14.71%) Software Developer
4 5 (14.71%) PHP Developer
4 5 (14.71%) .NET Software Developer
5 4 (11.76%) Java Developer
5 4 (11.76%) Junior .NET Developer
5 4 (11.76%) SQL Developer
5 4 (11.76%) Junior Developer
5 4 (11.76%) C# Developer
5 4 (11.76%) Junior
5 4 (11.76%) Graduate
6 3 (8.82%) Senior C# Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Senior .NET Developer
6 3 (8.82%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (5.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (5.88%) C# Software Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Senior Applications Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (47.06%) .NET
2 14 (41.18%) ASP.NET
3 12 (35.29%) CSS
3 12 (35.29%) jQuery
3 12 (35.29%) HTML
4 5 (14.71%) WCF
4 5 (14.71%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (14.71%) .NET Framework
5 4 (11.76%) Java EE
5 4 (11.76%) Hibernate
5 4 (11.76%) Spring
5 4 (11.76%) NHibernate
5 4 (11.76%) HTML5
5 4 (11.76%) SOAP
5 4 (11.76%) Web Services
5 4 (11.76%) XML
5 4 (11.76%) LINQ
6 2 (5.88%) XSLT
6 2 (5.88%) REST
6 2 (5.88%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) Tandem
1 4 (11.76%) Data Extraction
1 4 (11.76%) Mobile App
1 4 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.82%) User Experience
2 3 (8.82%) Social Media
3 1 (2.94%) Animation
3 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.65%) Linux
2 4 (11.76%) Android
2 4 (11.76%) Apple iOS
3 2 (5.88%) Windows
4 1 (2.94%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (32.35%) MVC
2 9 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (17.65%) Web Development
4 5 (14.71%) OOD
5 4 (11.76%) OOP
5 4 (11.76%) Release Management
5 4 (11.76%) Scrum
5 4 (11.76%) TDD
5 4 (11.76%) Asset Management
5 4 (11.76%) Kanban
5 4 (11.76%) BDD
5 4 (11.76%) Web Application Development
5 4 (11.76%) Requirements Analysis
6 3 (8.82%) Mobile Development
6 3 (8.82%) Mobile Application Development
6 3 (8.82%) iOS Development
7 2 (5.88%) Mentoring
7 2 (5.88%) Time Management
7 2 (5.88%) Software Engineering
7 2 (5.88%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 13 (38.24%) JavaScript
1 13 (38.24%) C#
2 8 (23.53%) PHP
2 8 (23.53%) SQL
3 6 (17.65%) Java
4 3 (8.82%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.94%) VB6
5 1 (2.94%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (23.53%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 7 (20.59%) Oracle
3 3 (8.82%) Apple
3 3 (8.82%) Facebook
3 3 (8.82%) Twitter
4 2 (5.88%) webMethods
4 2 (5.88%) IBM
4 2 (5.88%) Zend
4 2 (5.88%) HP
4 2 (5.88%) Software AG
4 2 (5.88%) Informatica
5 1 (2.94%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.94%) Juniper
5 1 (2.94%) Cisco
5 1 (2.94%) Adobe
5 1 (2.94%) VMware
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