The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Redditch region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 2 11 2
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -9
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 22 15 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redditch 39.29% 24.19% 50.79%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 73.33% 51.72% 72.73%
Number of salaries quoted 21 15 32
Average salary £35,000 £27,500 £42,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -34.91%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SQL Server
Worcestershire

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 Redditch region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Redditch
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
30 29 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redditch 53.57% 46.77% 69.84%
Number of salaries quoted 23 24 44
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Redditch

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Redditch region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Redditch

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Redditch

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Redditch region.

SQL Server Salary Trend in Redditch

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Redditch

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Redditch 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 39 (66.10%) MySQL
2 36 (61.02%) C#
3 35 (59.32%) HTML
3 35 (59.32%) .NET
3 35 (59.32%) ASP.NET
4 33 (55.93%) MVC
5 28 (47.46%) JavaScript
6 26 (44.07%) VB.NET
7 24 (40.68%) WCF
8 20 (33.90%) SQL
8 20 (33.90%) OOP
9 17 (28.81%) PHP
9 17 (28.81%) CSS
9 17 (28.81%) MS Excel
10 16 (27.12%) Oracle
10 16 (27.12%) jQuery
11 13 (22.03%) E-Commerce
11 13 (22.03%) W3C
11 13 (22.03%) Intranet
11 13 (22.03%) Internet
11 13 (22.03%) PHP5
11 13 (22.03%) HTML5
11 13 (22.03%) CSS3
12 12 (20.34%) T-SQL
13 11 (18.64%) Microsoft
13 11 (18.64%) Retail
13 11 (18.64%) Logistics
13 11 (18.64%) Web Accessibility
13 11 (18.64%) Responsive Web Design
14 9 (15.25%) Agile Software Development

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Redditch by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Redditch 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 (3.39%) WebLogic
1 2 (3.39%) IIS
1 2 (3.39%) JBoss
1 2 (3.39%) GlassFish
2 1 (1.69%) Umbraco
2 1 (1.69%) Apache
2 1 (1.69%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.69%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.69%) CMS
2 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 5.5
2 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2000
2 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 17 (28.81%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (22.03%) Intranet
1 13 (22.03%) Internet
2 2 (3.39%) Firewall
3 1 (1.69%) Wireless
3 1 (1.69%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (1.69%) VLAN
3 1 (1.69%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (1.69%) Network Security
3 1 (1.69%) WLAN
3 1 (1.69%) SMTP
3 1 (1.69%) DHCP
3 1 (1.69%) HTTP
3 1 (1.69%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.69%) VPN
3 1 (1.69%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (66.10%) MySQL
2 9 (15.25%) Relational Database
3 7 (11.86%) RDBMS
4 4 (6.78%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (5.08%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (3.39%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (3.39%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (3.39%) Star Schema
7 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (1.69%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.69%) BODI
7 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.69%) SAP Data Services
7 1 (1.69%) Informix
Development Applications
1 2 (3.39%) PVCS
1 2 (3.39%) Eclipse
1 2 (3.39%) Toad
1 2 (3.39%) Subversion
1 2 (3.39%) Maven
1 2 (3.39%) Hudson
1 2 (3.39%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 11 (18.64%) Retail
2 2 (3.39%) Finance
Job Titles
1 57 (96.61%) Developer
2 23 (38.98%) .NET Developer
3 16 (27.12%) Software Developer
4 15 (25.42%) PHP Developer
5 11 (18.64%) PHP Web Developer
5 11 (18.64%) Web Developer
5 11 (18.64%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 5 (8.47%) Senior Developer
7 4 (6.78%) Senior .NET Developer
8 3 (5.08%) Graduate
8 3 (5.08%) Junior Developer
8 3 (5.08%) Junior
8 3 (5.08%) ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (3.39%) Business Objects Developer
9 2 (3.39%) Administrator
9 2 (3.39%) Java Developer
9 2 (3.39%) Business Developer
9 2 (3.39%) Systems Administrator
9 2 (3.39%) Junior PHP Developer
9 2 (3.39%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (59.32%) HTML
1 35 (59.32%) .NET
1 35 (59.32%) ASP.NET
2 24 (40.68%) WCF
3 17 (28.81%) CSS
4 16 (27.12%) jQuery
5 13 (22.03%) HTML5
5 13 (22.03%) CSS3
6 9 (15.25%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (11.86%) RESTful
7 7 (11.86%) Ajax
7 7 (11.86%) Web Services
8 2 (3.39%) XML
8 2 (3.39%) XSD
8 2 (3.39%) JMS
8 2 (3.39%) JSF
8 2 (3.39%) JSP
8 2 (3.39%) JPA
8 2 (3.39%) Java EE
9 1 (1.69%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 13 (22.03%) W3C
2 9 (15.25%) Computer Science
3 7 (11.86%) GIS
4 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.78%) Windows
2 3 (5.08%) UNIX
3 2 (3.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (3.39%) Linux
4 1 (1.69%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.69%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (55.93%) MVC
2 20 (33.90%) OOP
3 13 (22.03%) E-Commerce
4 11 (18.64%) Logistics
4 11 (18.64%) Web Accessibility
4 11 (18.64%) Responsive Web Design
5 9 (15.25%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (15.25%) Web Development
5 9 (15.25%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (13.56%) Software Engineering
7 7 (11.86%) Software Testing
7 7 (11.86%) Data Management
7 7 (11.86%) OO
7 7 (11.86%) CAD
8 2 (3.39%) Data Modelling
9 1 (1.69%) ETL
9 1 (1.69%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (1.69%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (1.69%) Network Design
9 1 (1.69%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 36 (61.02%) C#
2 28 (47.46%) JavaScript
3 26 (44.07%) VB.NET
4 20 (33.90%) SQL
5 17 (28.81%) PHP
6 13 (22.03%) PHP5
7 12 (20.34%) T-SQL
8 4 (6.78%) Java
9 2 (3.39%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (5.08%) Degree
2 2 (3.39%) HND
3 1 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (1.69%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.69%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 1 (1.69%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 16 (27.12%) Oracle
2 11 (18.64%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.08%) Business Objects
4 2 (3.39%) Cisco
4 2 (3.39%) Citrix
5 1 (1.69%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.69%) Symantec
5 1 (1.69%) VMware
5 1 (1.69%) Mitel