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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 12 6 5
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 19 21 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 16.38% 20.00% 32.50%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 59.38% 48.84% 82.98%
Number of salaries quoted 14 20 38
Average salary £31,500 £33,801 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.80% -3.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £29,950 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £47,500 £44,000
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 43 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 27.59% 40.95% 39.17%
Number of salaries quoted 23 42 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 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +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 22 May 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Preston

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 22 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 18 (58.06%) .NET
2 16 (51.61%) ASP.NET
3 15 (48.39%) C#
4 14 (45.16%) JavaScript
5 12 (38.71%) HTML
6 11 (35.48%) MVC
6 11 (35.48%) jQuery
7 10 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (32.26%) CSS
8 8 (25.81%) SQL
8 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
8 8 (25.81%) Degree
9 7 (22.58%) MySQL
10 6 (19.35%) PHP
10 6 (19.35%) Web Development
10 6 (19.35%) .NET Framework
10 6 (19.35%) WCF
10 6 (19.35%) SQL Server 2008
10 6 (19.35%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (16.13%) BDD
11 5 (16.13%) Web Application Development
11 5 (16.13%) Kanban
11 5 (16.13%) TDD
11 5 (16.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 5 (16.13%) Scrum
11 5 (16.13%) Oracle
11 5 (16.13%) SOAP
12 4 (12.90%) Web Services
12 4 (12.90%) XML
12 4 (12.90%) Visual Studio

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 (6.45%) IIS
1 2 (6.45%) FileNet
2 1 (3.23%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) Structured Cabling
1 1 (3.23%) Internet
1 1 (3.23%) LAN
1 1 (3.23%) WAN
1 1 (3.23%) DHCP
1 1 (3.23%) VPN
1 1 (3.23%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (22.58%) MySQL
2 6 (19.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (16.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (12.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (12.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (12.90%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
6 1 (3.23%) QlikView
6 1 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Visual Studio
1 4 (12.90%) NUnit
1 4 (12.90%) Rhino Mocks
1 4 (12.90%) Moq
2 3 (9.68%) PhpStorm
General
1 1 (3.23%) Billing
1 1 (3.23%) Finance
1 1 (3.23%) Games
Job Titles
1 29 (93.55%) Developer
2 13 (41.94%) .NET Developer
3 6 (19.35%) Senior Developer
4 5 (16.13%) .NET Software Developer
4 5 (16.13%) Software Developer
4 5 (16.13%) C# Developer
5 4 (12.90%) Graduate
5 4 (12.90%) SQL Developer
5 4 (12.90%) Junior Developer
5 4 (12.90%) Junior
5 4 (12.90%) Junior .NET Developer
5 4 (12.90%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Senior .NET Developer
6 3 (9.68%) PHP Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Senior C# Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Senior Software Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Java Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Web Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Applications Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Senior Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (58.06%) .NET
2 16 (51.61%) ASP.NET
3 12 (38.71%) HTML
4 11 (35.48%) jQuery
5 10 (32.26%) CSS
6 6 (19.35%) .NET Framework
6 6 (19.35%) WCF
6 6 (19.35%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (16.13%) SOAP
8 4 (12.90%) Web Services
8 4 (12.90%) XML
8 4 (12.90%) NHibernate
8 4 (12.90%) LINQ
8 4 (12.90%) HTML5
9 2 (6.45%) ADO.NET
9 2 (6.45%) XSLT
9 2 (6.45%) Hibernate
9 2 (6.45%) Java EE
9 2 (6.45%) Spring
9 2 (6.45%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Tandem
1 4 (12.90%) Data Extraction
1 4 (12.90%) Mobile App
1 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.68%) User Experience
2 3 (9.68%) Social Media
3 2 (6.45%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.23%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.90%) Android
1 4 (12.90%) Apple iOS
2 3 (9.68%) Linux
3 1 (3.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (35.48%) MVC
2 10 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (19.35%) Web Development
4 5 (16.13%) BDD
4 5 (16.13%) Web Application Development
4 5 (16.13%) Kanban
4 5 (16.13%) TDD
4 5 (16.13%) Scrum
5 3 (9.68%) Mobile Development
5 3 (9.68%) iOS Development
5 3 (9.68%) Mobile Application Development
5 3 (9.68%) Software Engineering
5 3 (9.68%) E-Commerce
5 3 (9.68%) OOD
6 2 (6.45%) OOP
6 2 (6.45%) OO
6 2 (6.45%) B2B
6 2 (6.45%) B2C
6 2 (6.45%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (6.45%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (48.39%) C#
2 14 (45.16%) JavaScript
3 8 (25.81%) SQL
4 6 (19.35%) PHP
5 4 (12.90%) Java
6 3 (9.68%) VB.NET
7 1 (3.23%) VB6
7 1 (3.23%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (25.81%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.13%) Oracle
3 3 (9.68%) Facebook
3 3 (9.68%) Twitter
3 3 (9.68%) Apple
4 2 (6.45%) HP
4 2 (6.45%) Software AG
4 2 (6.45%) Informatica
4 2 (6.45%) IBM
4 2 (6.45%) webMethods
5 1 (3.23%) Adobe
5 1 (3.23%) VMware
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