The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Rochdale region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 3 3 6
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 23 10 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 42.59% 47.62% 22.22%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 100.00% 83.33% 85.71%
Number of salaries quoted 23 10 18
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -11.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,800 £33,000 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £45,500 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Rochdale
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
23 12 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 42.59% 57.14% 25.93%
Number of salaries quoted 23 10 21
Average salary £40,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.71% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £33,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,600 £41,500 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
SQL Server
Manchester

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
Salary Histogram in Rochdale

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Rochdale region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Rochdale

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rochdale

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (96.77%) Internet
2 29 (93.55%) Microsoft
3 21 (67.74%) C#
3 21 (67.74%) .NET
4 20 (64.52%) MS Excel
5 19 (61.29%) UML
5 19 (61.29%) ASP.NET
5 19 (61.29%) CSS
5 19 (61.29%) HTML
5 19 (61.29%) JavaScript
5 19 (61.29%) Marketing
6 14 (45.16%) SQL
6 14 (45.16%) Web Services
7 12 (38.71%) WCF
8 11 (35.48%) MVC
9 10 (32.26%) Finance
9 10 (32.26%) VMware
9 10 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (32.26%) TDD
9 10 (32.26%) Pair Programming
9 10 (32.26%) Billing
9 10 (32.26%) Software Testing
9 10 (32.26%) OO
9 10 (32.26%) SharePoint
9 10 (32.26%) MS Exchange
9 10 (32.26%) OOD
9 10 (32.26%) SOAP
9 10 (32.26%) Windows
9 10 (32.26%) LINQ
9 10 (32.26%) .NET Framework

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Rochdale by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 10 (32.26%) SharePoint
1 10 (32.26%) MS Exchange
2 5 (16.13%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (16.13%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (16.13%) Office Communications Server
2 5 (16.13%) IIS
3 4 (12.90%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (12.90%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (3.23%) Lync
4 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 20 (64.52%) MS Excel
2 5 (16.13%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (19.35%) Office 365
2 4 (12.90%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (12.90%) Amazon S3
2 4 (12.90%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (12.90%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 30 (96.77%) Internet
2 9 (29.03%) NAS
2 9 (29.03%) SAN
3 6 (19.35%) TCP/IP
4 5 (16.13%) iSCSI
5 4 (12.90%) IPsec
5 4 (12.90%) SNMP
6 3 (9.68%) Firewall
7 1 (3.23%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (3.23%) DHCP
7 1 (3.23%) DNS
7 1 (3.23%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (29.03%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (16.13%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (12.90%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (32.26%) Selenium
1 10 (32.26%) MSTest
1 10 (32.26%) SpecFlow
2 8 (25.81%) NUnit
3 2 (6.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 19 (61.29%) Marketing
2 10 (32.26%) Finance
2 10 (32.26%) Billing
Job Titles
1 12 (38.71%) Developer
2 6 (19.35%) Senior Developer
3 5 (16.13%) IT Support
3 5 (16.13%) IT Support Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) Support Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) Team Leader
3 5 (16.13%) .NET Team Leader
4 4 (12.90%) Web Manager
4 4 (12.90%) Web Development Manager
4 4 (12.90%) Development Manager
4 4 (12.90%) Systems Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Lead Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Development Team Leader
6 2 (6.45%) Software Development Team Leader
6 2 (6.45%) Technical Architect
6 2 (6.45%) .NET Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Software Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Architect
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Systems Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (67.74%) .NET
2 19 (61.29%) ASP.NET
2 19 (61.29%) CSS
2 19 (61.29%) HTML
3 14 (45.16%) Web Services
4 12 (38.71%) WCF
5 10 (32.26%) SOAP
5 10 (32.26%) LINQ
5 10 (32.26%) .NET Framework
5 10 (32.26%) ASP.NET MVC
5 10 (32.26%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 10 (32.26%) LINQ to SQL
5 10 (32.26%) REST
5 10 (32.26%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (6.45%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (29.03%) Open Source
2 6 (19.35%) Clustering
3 1 (3.23%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 10 (32.26%) Windows
1 10 (32.26%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (61.29%) UML
2 11 (35.48%) MVC
3 10 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (32.26%) TDD
3 10 (32.26%) Pair Programming
3 10 (32.26%) Software Testing
3 10 (32.26%) OO
3 10 (32.26%) OOD
3 10 (32.26%) Refactoring
3 10 (32.26%) Time Management
3 10 (32.26%) OWASP
3 10 (32.26%) BDD
3 10 (32.26%) Test Strategy
4 9 (29.03%) Software Architecture
4 9 (29.03%) Digital Marketing
4 9 (29.03%) Business Development
4 9 (29.03%) Content Management
5 5 (16.13%) Change Control
5 5 (16.13%) Problem Management
5 5 (16.13%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (67.74%) C#
2 19 (61.29%) JavaScript
3 14 (45.16%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.45%) MCP
2 2 (6.45%) MCSD
3 1 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.13%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (32.26%) VMware Infrastructure
1 10 (32.26%) vSphere
2 6 (19.35%) Active Directory
3 5 (16.13%) VMware ESX
4 4 (12.90%) vCloud
5 1 (3.23%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (29.03%) SCCM
2 4 (12.90%) SCOM
2 4 (12.90%) OpenNMS
2 4 (12.90%) Puppet
2 4 (12.90%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.23%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 29 (93.55%) Microsoft
2 10 (32.26%) VMware
3 5 (16.13%) Veeam
3 5 (16.13%) Dell
4 4 (12.90%) Acronis
5 3 (9.68%) Cisco
6 1 (3.23%) Meraki
6 1 (3.23%) Avaya
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: From £40,500 to £44,500 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago