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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 14 4 16
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +12
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 1 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 3.33% 29.03% 8.33%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 100.00% 64.29% 80.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 4
Average salary £52,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
1 14 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 3.33% 45.16% 10.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1 14 5
Average salary £52,000 £31,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+65.07% -3.07%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 29 January 2015, 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 15 (88.24%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (64.71%) Oracle
2 11 (64.71%) Apache
3 10 (58.82%) SOAP
4 9 (52.94%) XML
4 9 (52.94%) UNIX
4 9 (52.94%) Linux
4 9 (52.94%) Java
4 9 (52.94%) Servlets
4 9 (52.94%) WSDL
4 9 (52.94%) OLTP
4 9 (52.94%) RDBMS
4 9 (52.94%) Eclipse
4 9 (52.94%) Games
4 9 (52.94%) Software Engineering
4 9 (52.94%) Java EE
4 9 (52.94%) Degree
4 9 (52.94%) JSON
4 9 (52.94%) Mathematics
4 9 (52.94%) Physics
4 9 (52.94%) Computer Science
4 9 (52.94%) Online Games
4 9 (52.94%) Game Development
4 9 (52.94%) Relational Database
5 8 (47.06%) Internet
6 6 (35.29%) C#
6 6 (35.29%) .NET
7 5 (29.41%) Coaching
8 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (23.53%) MSTest

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Rochdale by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 (64.71%) Apache
2 2 (11.76%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Amazon ELB
1 2 (11.76%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (11.76%) Amazon S3
1 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (47.06%) Internet
2 4 (23.53%) TCP/IP
3 2 (11.76%) iSCSI
3 2 (11.76%) NAS
3 2 (11.76%) SAN
3 2 (11.76%) SNMP
3 2 (11.76%) Firewall
3 2 (11.76%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (52.94%) OLTP
1 9 (52.94%) RDBMS
1 9 (52.94%) Relational Database
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (11.76%) MySQL
2 2 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (52.94%) Eclipse
2 4 (23.53%) MSTest
3 3 (17.65%) NUnit
4 2 (11.76%) SpecFlow
4 2 (11.76%) Selenium
General
1 9 (52.94%) Games
2 3 (17.65%) Billing
2 3 (17.65%) Finance
2 3 (17.65%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Software Engineer
1 9 (52.94%) Integration Engineer
1 9 (52.94%) Software Integration Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Developer
2 4 (23.53%) Architect
2 4 (23.53%) Lead Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Technical Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (58.82%) SOAP
2 9 (52.94%) XML
2 9 (52.94%) Servlets
2 9 (52.94%) WSDL
2 9 (52.94%) Java EE
2 9 (52.94%) JSON
3 6 (35.29%) .NET
4 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (23.53%) HTML
4 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET
4 4 (23.53%) CSS
4 4 (23.53%) WCF
5 3 (17.65%) Web Services
6 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (11.76%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 2 (11.76%) .NET Framework
6 2 (11.76%) WPF
6 2 (11.76%) LINQ
7 1 (5.88%) jQuery
7 1 (5.88%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (52.94%) Mathematics
1 9 (52.94%) Physics
1 9 (52.94%) Computer Science
1 9 (52.94%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 9 (52.94%) UNIX
1 9 (52.94%) Linux
2 3 (17.65%) Windows
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (11.76%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (88.24%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (52.94%) Software Engineering
2 9 (52.94%) Game Development
3 5 (29.41%) Coaching
4 4 (23.53%) TDD
5 3 (17.65%) Scrum
5 3 (17.65%) Refactoring
5 3 (17.65%) Software Testing
5 3 (17.65%) OO
5 3 (17.65%) OOD
5 3 (17.65%) Time Management
5 3 (17.65%) Kanban
5 3 (17.65%) Test Strategy
5 3 (17.65%) Line Management
5 3 (17.65%) Mentoring
6 2 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (11.76%) Waterfall
6 2 (11.76%) Configuration Management
6 2 (11.76%) Pair Programming
6 2 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) Java
2 6 (35.29%) C#
3 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (52.94%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) vCloud
1 2 (11.76%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (11.76%) vSphere
1 2 (11.76%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (11.76%) SCCM
1 2 (11.76%) SCOM
1 2 (11.76%) Puppet
1 2 (11.76%) OpenNMS
Vendors
1 11 (64.71%) Oracle
2 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.76%) Acronis
3 2 (11.76%) Veeam
3 2 (11.76%) Dell
3 2 (11.76%) VMware
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