The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Rochdale region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 3 3 4
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 16 7 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 43.24% 31.82% 36.51%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 76.19% 58.33% 92.00%
Number of salaries quoted 16 7 23
Average salary £48,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.00% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £40,700 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,700 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.20% -
SQL Server
Manchester

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 Rochdale region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Rochdale
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
21 12 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 56.76% 54.55% 39.68%
Number of salaries quoted 21 12 25
Average salary £48,000 £35,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.21% +1.42%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Rochdale

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Rochdale

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Rochdale

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

SQL Server Salary Trend in Rochdale

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rochdale

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Rochdale 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 30 (76.92%) Internet
2 25 (64.10%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (61.54%) Microsoft
3 24 (61.54%) Coaching
4 22 (56.41%) C#
4 22 (56.41%) .NET
5 19 (48.72%) SOAP
6 18 (46.15%) ASP.NET
6 18 (46.15%) CSS
6 18 (46.15%) HTML
6 18 (46.15%) JavaScript
6 18 (46.15%) MS Excel
6 18 (46.15%) Marketing
7 16 (41.03%) UML
8 14 (35.90%) Web Services
8 14 (35.90%) WCF
9 12 (30.77%) Refactoring
9 12 (30.77%) Software Testing
9 12 (30.77%) Billing
9 12 (30.77%) Time Management
9 12 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC
9 12 (30.77%) MSTest
9 12 (30.77%) Test Strategy
9 12 (30.77%) SQL
9 12 (30.77%) OO
9 12 (30.77%) OOD
9 12 (30.77%) TDD
9 12 (30.77%) Finance
9 12 (30.77%) Line Management
9 12 (30.77%) Mentoring

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Rochdale by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Rochdale 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 11 (28.21%) Apache
2 6 (15.38%) IIS
2 6 (15.38%) SharePoint
2 6 (15.38%) MS Exchange
3 4 (10.26%) Office Communications Server
3 4 (10.26%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (5.13%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (5.13%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 18 (46.15%) MS Excel
2 4 (10.26%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.26%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (10.26%) Amazon S3
1 4 (10.26%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (10.26%) Office 365
1 4 (10.26%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 30 (76.92%) Internet
2 8 (20.51%) TCP/IP
2 8 (20.51%) SAN
2 8 (20.51%) NAS
3 4 (10.26%) SNMP
3 4 (10.26%) IPsec
3 4 (10.26%) Firewall
3 4 (10.26%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (23.08%) Relational Database
1 9 (23.08%) OLTP
1 9 (23.08%) RDBMS
2 8 (20.51%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (10.26%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (10.26%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (5.13%) Oracle Database
4 2 (5.13%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (5.13%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (30.77%) MSTest
2 10 (25.64%) NUnit
2 10 (25.64%) Selenium
2 10 (25.64%) SpecFlow
3 9 (23.08%) Eclipse
4 2 (5.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 18 (46.15%) Marketing
2 12 (30.77%) Billing
2 12 (30.77%) Finance
3 9 (23.08%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (30.77%) Developer
2 9 (23.08%) Software Integration Engineer
2 9 (23.08%) Integration Engineer
2 9 (23.08%) Software Engineer
3 6 (15.38%) Architect
3 6 (15.38%) Senior Developer
4 4 (10.26%) Support Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Lead Developer
4 4 (10.26%) Development Manager
4 4 (10.26%) Technical Architect
4 4 (10.26%) Systems Developer
4 4 (10.26%) IT Support Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) IT Support
4 4 (10.26%) Web Development Manager
4 4 (10.26%) Web Manager
5 2 (5.13%) Software Team Leader
5 2 (5.13%) Software Development Team Leader
5 2 (5.13%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 2 (5.13%) .NET Team Leader
5 2 (5.13%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (56.41%) .NET
2 19 (48.72%) SOAP
3 18 (46.15%) ASP.NET
3 18 (46.15%) CSS
3 18 (46.15%) HTML
4 14 (35.90%) Web Services
4 14 (35.90%) WCF
5 12 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC
6 10 (25.64%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 10 (25.64%) LINQ to SQL
6 10 (25.64%) REST
6 10 (25.64%) .NET Framework
6 10 (25.64%) LINQ
6 10 (25.64%) ASP.NET Web API
7 9 (23.08%) Java EE
7 9 (23.08%) JSON
7 9 (23.08%) XML
7 9 (23.08%) Servlets
7 9 (23.08%) WSDL
8 4 (10.26%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.08%) Online Games
1 9 (23.08%) Mathematics
1 9 (23.08%) Physics
1 9 (23.08%) Computer Science
2 6 (15.38%) Open Source
3 4 (10.26%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 9 (23.08%) UNIX
1 9 (23.08%) Linux
2 8 (20.51%) Windows
2 8 (20.51%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (5.13%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (64.10%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (61.54%) Coaching
3 16 (41.03%) UML
4 12 (30.77%) Refactoring
4 12 (30.77%) Software Testing
4 12 (30.77%) Time Management
4 12 (30.77%) Test Strategy
4 12 (30.77%) OO
4 12 (30.77%) OOD
4 12 (30.77%) TDD
4 12 (30.77%) Line Management
4 12 (30.77%) Mentoring
5 10 (25.64%) MVC
5 10 (25.64%) Pair Programming
5 10 (25.64%) BDD
5 10 (25.64%) OWASP
6 9 (23.08%) Software Engineering
6 9 (23.08%) Game Development
7 6 (15.38%) Digital Marketing
7 6 (15.38%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (56.41%) C#
2 18 (46.15%) JavaScript
3 12 (30.77%) SQL
4 9 (23.08%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (23.08%) Degree
2 2 (5.13%) MCP
2 2 (5.13%) MCSD
2 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.26%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (20.51%) vSphere
2 6 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (15.38%) VMware ESX
3 4 (10.26%) Active Directory
3 4 (10.26%) vCloud
4 2 (5.13%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (20.51%) SCCM
2 4 (10.26%) Puppet
2 4 (10.26%) OpenNMS
2 4 (10.26%) SCOM
2 4 (10.26%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 24 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 11 (28.21%) Oracle
3 8 (20.51%) VMware
4 4 (10.26%) Dell
4 4 (10.26%) Veeam
4 4 (10.26%) Acronis
5 2 (5.13%) Cisco
Rochdale
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago