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

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 6 9 5
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 28 24 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 31.82% 17.14% 17.29%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 70.00% 50.00% 51.11%
Number of salaries quoted 25 24 22
Median salary £30,000 £40,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +33.33%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
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
40 48 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 45.45% 34.29% 33.83%
Number of salaries quoted 33 43 39
Median salary £35,500 £40,000 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.25% +31.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,350 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 July 2016.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Preston

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (75.51%) .NET
2 36 (73.47%) ASP.NET
2 36 (73.47%) Microsoft
3 33 (67.35%) C#
4 29 (59.18%) MVC
5 27 (55.10%) ASP.NET MVC
6 25 (51.02%) Agile Software Development
7 23 (46.94%) SQL
7 23 (46.94%) CSS
8 21 (42.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 20 (40.82%) SQL Server 2014
9 20 (40.82%) JavaScript
10 18 (36.73%) jQuery
10 18 (36.73%) ASP.NET Web API
11 13 (26.53%) KnockoutJS
11 13 (26.53%) MS Excel
11 13 (26.53%) TDD
11 13 (26.53%) Degree
11 13 (26.53%) Web Development
12 12 (24.49%) RESTful
12 12 (24.49%) BDD
12 12 (24.49%) Finance
12 12 (24.49%) Web Application Development
12 12 (24.49%) AngularJS
12 12 (24.49%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 11 (22.45%) VB
13 11 (22.45%) Tandem
14 10 (20.41%) .NET Framework
14 10 (20.41%) T-SQL
14 10 (20.41%) SDLC

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 6 (12.24%) SharePoint
2 4 (8.16%) Skype for Business
3 3 (6.12%) WordPress
4 2 (4.08%) nginx
5 1 (2.04%) Apache
5 1 (2.04%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (26.53%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.16%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.04%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (40.82%) SQL Server 2014
2 9 (18.37%) Relational Database
2 9 (18.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (18.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (16.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (14.29%) MongoDB
4 7 (14.29%) NoSQL
5 5 (10.20%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (8.16%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (8.16%) RDBMS
6 4 (8.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (6.12%) MySQL
7 3 (6.12%) Power BI
7 3 (6.12%) SQL Server 2016
8 2 (4.08%) Big Data
8 2 (4.08%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (4.08%) OLAP
8 2 (4.08%) OLAP Cube
8 2 (4.08%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 7 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (6.12%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.08%) Bitbucket
3 2 (4.08%) GitLab
3 2 (4.08%) PhpStorm
3 2 (4.08%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.04%) LINQPad
4 1 (2.04%) ReSharper
General
1 12 (24.49%) Finance
2 4 (8.16%) Local Government
3 3 (6.12%) Advertising
4 1 (2.04%) Games
Job Titles
1 45 (91.84%) Developer
2 32 (65.31%) .NET Developer
3 15 (30.61%) C# Developer
4 14 (28.57%) C# .NET Developer
5 13 (26.53%) Web Developer
6 12 (24.49%) .NET Web Developer
7 9 (18.37%) ASP.NET Developer
7 9 (18.37%) C# Web Developer
8 8 (16.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (10.20%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 5 (10.20%) Microsoft Developer
9 5 (10.20%) SQL Developer
10 4 (8.16%) .NET Applications Developer
10 4 (8.16%) Applications Developer
10 4 (8.16%) ASP Developer
10 4 (8.16%) C# Application Developer
10 4 (8.16%) JavaScript Developer
10 4 (8.16%) PHP Developer
11 3 (6.12%) IT Support
11 3 (6.12%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (75.51%) .NET
2 36 (73.47%) ASP.NET
3 27 (55.10%) ASP.NET MVC
4 23 (46.94%) CSS
5 21 (42.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 18 (36.73%) ASP.NET Web API
6 18 (36.73%) jQuery
7 13 (26.53%) KnockoutJS
8 12 (24.49%) AngularJS
8 12 (24.49%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 12 (24.49%) RESTful
9 10 (20.41%) .NET Framework
10 9 (18.37%) Web Services
11 8 (16.33%) WCF
12 7 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 6 (12.24%) HTML
14 5 (10.20%) Classic ASP
15 3 (6.12%) CodeIgniter
15 3 (6.12%) Symfony
16 2 (4.08%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.45%) Tandem
2 5 (10.20%) Data Integration
2 5 (10.20%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (8.16%) Clustering
3 4 (8.16%) Data Extraction
3 4 (8.16%) iPad
3 4 (8.16%) Replication
4 3 (6.12%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.04%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (2.04%) Public Cloud
5 1 (2.04%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.16%) Windows
2 3 (6.12%) Windows Server
3 2 (4.08%) Linux
3 2 (4.08%) Ubuntu
4 1 (2.04%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (59.18%) MVC
2 25 (51.02%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (26.53%) TDD
3 13 (26.53%) Web Development
4 12 (24.49%) BDD
4 12 (24.49%) Web Application Development
5 10 (20.41%) SDLC
6 9 (18.37%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (16.33%) OOD
8 7 (14.29%) ETL
8 7 (14.29%) OO
8 7 (14.29%) Unit Testing
9 6 (12.24%) Kanban
9 6 (12.24%) Scrum
10 5 (10.20%) Root Cause Analysis
11 4 (8.16%) Change Data Capture
11 4 (8.16%) Service Delivery
11 4 (8.16%) Software Engineering
12 3 (6.12%) Integration Testing
12 3 (6.12%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (67.35%) C#
2 23 (46.94%) SQL
3 20 (40.82%) JavaScript
4 11 (22.45%) VB
5 10 (20.41%) T-SQL
6 8 (16.33%) PHP
7 7 (14.29%) VB6
8 4 (8.16%) C
9 3 (6.12%) Bash Shell
9 3 (6.12%) R
10 2 (4.08%) PHP 7
11 1 (2.04%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (26.53%) Degree
2 7 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (8.16%) Hyper-V
1 4 (8.16%) Terminal Services
2 1 (2.04%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 36 (73.47%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.16%) Remedy
3 3 (6.12%) Oracle
4 1 (2.04%) Rackspace
4 1 (2.04%) RedGate
Preston, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Preston
Foresight Solutions
Salary: £25,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 10 days ago
Preston
Foresight Solutions
Salary: £15,000 - £25,000 per year
Posted: 10 days ago
Preston
Blue Wren
Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 dependent on experience
Posted: 25 days ago