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 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 8 12 2
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -10
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 25 28 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 25.25% 17.28% 19.66%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 60.98% 50.91% 53.49%
Number of salaries quoted 23 23 22
Median salary £30,000 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,000 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,900 £46,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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 55 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 41.41% 33.95% 36.75%
Number of salaries quoted 35 44 41
Median salary £32,500 £33,250 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.25% +9.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 29 June 2016.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Preston

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 34 (75.56%) Microsoft
2 32 (71.11%) .NET
2 32 (71.11%) ASP.NET
3 30 (66.67%) C#
4 26 (57.78%) MVC
4 26 (57.78%) ASP.NET MVC
5 20 (44.44%) SQL
6 19 (42.22%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (42.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 18 (40.00%) JavaScript
7 18 (40.00%) CSS
8 16 (35.56%) SQL Server 2014
9 15 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
10 14 (31.11%) jQuery
11 13 (28.89%) Degree
11 13 (28.89%) MS Excel
12 12 (26.67%) Finance
12 12 (26.67%) Web Development
12 12 (26.67%) TDD
12 12 (26.67%) KnockoutJS
13 11 (24.44%) BDD
13 11 (24.44%) Web Application Development
13 11 (24.44%) AngularJS
13 11 (24.44%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 11 (24.44%) RESTful
14 10 (22.22%) VB
14 10 (22.22%) Relational Database
15 9 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
16 8 (17.78%) Tandem
16 8 (17.78%) .NET Framework

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 7 (15.56%) SharePoint
2 5 (11.11%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.22%) nginx
3 1 (2.22%) WordPress
Applications
1 13 (28.89%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.89%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.44%) DHCP
1 2 (4.44%) DNS
1 2 (4.44%) SAN
2 1 (2.22%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (35.56%) SQL Server 2014
2 10 (22.22%) Relational Database
3 9 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (15.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (13.33%) MongoDB
5 6 (13.33%) NoSQL
5 6 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (8.89%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (6.67%) RDBMS
7 3 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (4.44%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 2 (4.44%) OLAP
8 2 (4.44%) OLAP Cube
9 1 (2.22%) Big Data
9 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (2.22%) MySQL
9 1 (2.22%) Power BI
9 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2016
9 1 (2.22%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 5 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.22%) Bitbucket
2 1 (2.22%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.22%) GitLab
2 1 (2.22%) LINQPad
2 1 (2.22%) PhpStorm
2 1 (2.22%) ReSharper
2 1 (2.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (26.67%) Finance
2 4 (8.89%) Local Government
3 3 (6.67%) Games
4 2 (4.44%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 38 (84.44%) Developer
2 30 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 14 (31.11%) C# .NET Developer
3 14 (31.11%) C# Developer
4 12 (26.67%) Web Developer
5 11 (24.44%) .NET Web Developer
6 9 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
7 8 (17.78%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 8 (17.78%) C# Web Developer
8 4 (8.89%) .NET Applications Developer
8 4 (8.89%) Analyst
8 4 (8.89%) Applications Developer
8 4 (8.89%) ASP Developer
8 4 (8.89%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 4 (8.89%) C# Application Developer
8 4 (8.89%) IT Support
8 4 (8.89%) IT Support Analyst
8 4 (8.89%) JavaScript Developer
8 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Developer
8 4 (8.89%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (71.11%) .NET
1 32 (71.11%) ASP.NET
2 26 (57.78%) ASP.NET MVC
3 19 (42.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 18 (40.00%) CSS
5 15 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
6 14 (31.11%) jQuery
7 12 (26.67%) KnockoutJS
8 11 (24.44%) AngularJS
8 11 (24.44%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 11 (24.44%) RESTful
9 8 (17.78%) .NET Framework
10 7 (15.56%) WCF
10 7 (15.56%) Web Services
11 6 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 5 (11.11%) Classic ASP
13 4 (8.89%) HTML
14 1 (2.22%) CodeIgniter
14 1 (2.22%) MDX
14 1 (2.22%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.78%) Tandem
2 5 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (8.89%) Data Extraction
3 4 (8.89%) Data Integration
3 4 (8.89%) iPad
4 3 (6.67%) Clustering
4 3 (6.67%) Replication
5 2 (4.44%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.22%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (2.22%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.56%) Windows
2 4 (8.89%) Windows Server
3 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.22%) Linux
4 1 (2.22%) Ubuntu
4 1 (2.22%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (57.78%) MVC
2 19 (42.22%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (26.67%) TDD
3 12 (26.67%) Web Development
4 11 (24.44%) BDD
4 11 (24.44%) Web Application Development
5 8 (17.78%) OOD
5 8 (17.78%) SDLC
6 7 (15.56%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (15.56%) Kanban
6 7 (15.56%) Scrum
7 6 (13.33%) ETL
7 6 (13.33%) OO
7 6 (13.33%) Unit Testing
8 5 (11.11%) Service Delivery
9 4 (8.89%) BPR
9 4 (8.89%) ITIL
9 4 (8.89%) Mentoring
9 4 (8.89%) Process Improvement
9 4 (8.89%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (66.67%) C#
2 20 (44.44%) SQL
3 18 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 10 (22.22%) VB
5 8 (17.78%) T-SQL
6 6 (13.33%) PHP
6 6 (13.33%) VB6
7 3 (6.67%) C
8 1 (2.22%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.22%) PHP 7
8 1 (2.22%) R
8 1 (2.22%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (28.89%) Degree
2 6 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (11.11%) Hyper-V
1 5 (11.11%) Terminal Services
2 3 (6.67%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (4.44%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (4.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.44%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 34 (75.56%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.11%) Remedy
3 2 (4.44%) VMware
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle
4 1 (2.22%) Rackspace
4 1 (2.22%) RedGate
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