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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 11 2 11
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +9
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 28 30 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 19.05% 36.14% 17.78%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 50.91% 78.95% 38.55%
Number of salaries quoted 24 29 32
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +22.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £40,000 £37,950
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
55 38 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 37.41% 45.78% 46.11%
Number of salaries quoted 51 37 76
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,250 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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 8 December 2016.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Preston

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, 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 37 (63.79%) SQL
1 37 (63.79%) CSS
1 37 (63.79%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (62.07%) .NET
3 34 (58.62%) ASP.NET
4 33 (56.90%) C#
5 30 (51.72%) JavaScript
6 27 (46.55%) Microsoft
7 26 (44.83%) HTML
7 26 (44.83%) jQuery
8 25 (43.10%) MVC
9 23 (39.66%) PHP
10 20 (34.48%) SQL Server 2014
11 18 (31.03%) ASP.NET MVC
12 17 (29.31%) Web Services
13 16 (27.59%) WCF
13 16 (27.59%) RESTful
14 15 (25.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 14 (24.14%) Symfony
16 13 (22.41%) Team Foundation Server
16 13 (22.41%) ASP.NET Web API
16 13 (22.41%) Web Application Development
16 13 (22.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 12 (20.69%) Degree
17 12 (20.69%) Windows
17 12 (20.69%) MySQL
17 12 (20.69%) Oracle
17 12 (20.69%) Git (software)
17 12 (20.69%) SDLC
18 11 (18.97%) WordPress

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 11 (18.97%) WordPress
2 7 (12.07%) Apache
3 4 (6.90%) IIS
4 3 (5.17%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.45%) CMS
5 2 (3.45%) nginx
5 2 (3.45%) Orchard CMS
6 1 (1.72%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 8 (13.79%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.45%) HTTP
2 1 (1.72%) Firewall
2 1 (1.72%) LAN
2 1 (1.72%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.72%) WAN
2 1 (1.72%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (34.48%) SQL Server 2014
2 13 (22.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (20.69%) MySQL
4 11 (18.97%) RDBMS
4 11 (18.97%) Relational Database
5 7 (12.07%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (10.34%) NoSQL
7 4 (6.90%) Power BI
7 4 (6.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (5.17%) SQL Server 2016
9 2 (3.45%) Big Data
9 2 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 2 (3.45%) MongoDB
9 2 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (3.45%) Star Schema
10 1 (1.72%) Data Mining
10 1 (1.72%) MS Access
10 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 13 (22.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (20.69%) Git (software)
3 7 (12.07%) Visual Studio
4 5 (8.62%) JIRA
5 2 (3.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (3.45%) Bitbucket
5 2 (3.45%) GitLab
5 2 (3.45%) PhpStorm
6 1 (1.72%) LINQPad
6 1 (1.72%) ReSharper
6 1 (1.72%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 11 (18.97%) Finance
2 10 (17.24%) Advertising
3 3 (5.17%) Retail
4 2 (3.45%) Marketing
5 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 45 (77.59%) Developer
2 18 (31.03%) .NET Developer
3 16 (27.59%) PHP Developer
4 11 (18.97%) Analyst
5 8 (13.79%) C# Developer
5 8 (13.79%) SQL Developer
6 7 (12.07%) .NET Analyst Programmer
6 7 (12.07%) .NET Programmer
6 7 (12.07%) Analyst Programmer
6 7 (12.07%) C# Programmer
6 7 (12.07%) Programmer
6 7 (12.07%) Senior Developer
6 7 (12.07%) VB Analyst Programmer
6 7 (12.07%) VB Programmer
6 7 (12.07%) VB6 Analyst Programmer
6 7 (12.07%) VB6 Programmer
7 6 (10.34%) C# .NET Developer
7 6 (10.34%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
7 6 (10.34%) Web Developer
8 5 (8.62%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (63.79%) CSS
2 36 (62.07%) .NET
3 34 (58.62%) ASP.NET
4 26 (44.83%) HTML
4 26 (44.83%) jQuery
5 18 (31.03%) ASP.NET MVC
6 17 (29.31%) Web Services
7 16 (27.59%) RESTful
7 16 (27.59%) WCF
8 15 (25.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 14 (24.14%) Symfony
10 13 (22.41%) ASP.NET Web API
11 11 (18.97%) .NET Framework
12 9 (15.52%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 8 (13.79%) Ajax
13 8 (13.79%) CodeIgniter
13 8 (13.79%) KnockoutJS
13 8 (13.79%) Laravel
13 8 (13.79%) SOAP
14 7 (12.07%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.07%) AS400
1 7 (12.07%) iSeries
1 7 (12.07%) Mainframe
1 7 (12.07%) User Experience
2 5 (8.62%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.62%) Tandem
3 3 (5.17%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.45%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.45%) iPad
5 1 (1.72%) Clustering
5 1 (1.72%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.72%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (1.72%) NHS
5 1 (1.72%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 12 (20.69%) Windows
2 5 (8.62%) Linux
3 2 (3.45%) Ubuntu
3 2 (3.45%) Unix
4 1 (1.72%) AIX
4 1 (1.72%) Solaris
4 1 (1.72%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (63.79%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (43.10%) MVC
3 13 (22.41%) Web Application Development
4 12 (20.69%) SDLC
5 10 (17.24%) E-Commerce
5 10 (17.24%) TDD
6 9 (15.52%) BDD
7 8 (13.79%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (12.07%) Web Development
9 5 (8.62%) MVVM
10 4 (6.90%) OO
10 4 (6.90%) Scrum
11 3 (5.17%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (5.17%) CRM
11 3 (5.17%) Service Delivery
11 3 (5.17%) Software Architecture
11 3 (5.17%) Software Engineering
12 2 (3.45%) Digital Marketing
12 2 (3.45%) Kanban
12 2 (3.45%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (63.79%) SQL
2 33 (56.90%) C#
3 30 (51.72%) JavaScript
4 23 (39.66%) PHP
5 9 (15.52%) VB
5 9 (15.52%) VB6
6 8 (13.79%) Bash Shell
6 8 (13.79%) T-SQL
7 4 (6.90%) Ruby
8 3 (5.17%) R
9 2 (3.45%) C
9 2 (3.45%) Java
9 2 (3.45%) PHP 7
9 2 (3.45%) VBA
10 1 (1.72%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (20.69%) Degree
2 10 (17.24%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.72%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.72%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.72%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.72%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 27 (46.55%) Microsoft
2 12 (20.69%) Oracle
3 1 (1.72%) Cisco
3 1 (1.72%) Guidewire
3 1 (1.72%) Pega
3 1 (1.72%) RedGate
3 1 (1.72%) Tableau
3 1 (1.72%) Talend
3 1 (1.72%) VMware
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