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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 5 2 4
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 20 24 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 26.32% 54.55% 44.00%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 95.24% 100.00% 84.62%
Number of salaries quoted 20 24 11
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% +29.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £49,000 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
21 24 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 27.63% 54.55% 52.00%
Number of salaries quoted 21 24 11
Average salary £60,000 £48,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +35.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,500 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 4 September 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Rochdale

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rochdale

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 32 (84.21%) Microsoft
2 25 (65.79%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (60.53%) TDD
3 23 (60.53%) Selenium
3 23 (60.53%) WCF
3 23 (60.53%) LINQ
3 23 (60.53%) Scrum
3 23 (60.53%) C#
3 23 (60.53%) .NET
3 23 (60.53%) ASP.NET
3 23 (60.53%) Kanban
3 23 (60.53%) ASP.NET MVC
4 21 (55.26%) Rhino Mocks
4 21 (55.26%) Cucumber
4 21 (55.26%) BDD
4 21 (55.26%) Castle Windsor
4 21 (55.26%) Scrum-ban
4 21 (55.26%) Web Application Development
4 21 (55.26%) Lucene.Net
4 21 (55.26%) OO
4 21 (55.26%) Advertising
4 21 (55.26%) MVC
4 21 (55.26%) NHibernate
4 21 (55.26%) NUnit
4 21 (55.26%) Lucene
5 15 (39.47%) Amazon AWS
6 14 (36.84%) Windows
7 13 (34.21%) Internet
8 12 (31.58%) VMware
9 10 (26.32%) DNS

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Rochdale by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 6 (15.79%) IIS
2 2 (5.26%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.26%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 15 (39.47%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (23.68%) Amazon EMR
3 6 (15.79%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 6 (15.79%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (15.79%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 13 (34.21%) Internet
2 10 (26.32%) DNS
3 6 (15.79%) SAN
3 6 (15.79%) DMZ
3 6 (15.79%) Ethernet
3 6 (15.79%) NAS
4 4 (10.53%) VPN
4 4 (10.53%) Broadband
4 4 (10.53%) VoIP
4 4 (10.53%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (23.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 9 (23.68%) SQL Server 2008
1 9 (23.68%) NoSQL
1 9 (23.68%) SQL Server 2012
1 9 (23.68%) Amazon RDS
1 9 (23.68%) Amazon Redshift
2 2 (5.26%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 23 (60.53%) Selenium
2 21 (55.26%) Rhino Mocks
2 21 (55.26%) Cucumber
2 21 (55.26%) NUnit
3 2 (5.26%) SpecFlow
3 2 (5.26%) MSTest
General
1 21 (55.26%) Advertising
2 4 (10.53%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (60.53%) Developer
2 21 (55.26%) .NET Developer
3 7 (18.42%) SQL Server DBA
3 7 (18.42%) SQL DBA
3 7 (18.42%) DBA
4 4 (10.53%) Consultant
4 4 (10.53%) SQL Server Consultant
4 4 (10.53%) Technical Director
5 2 (5.26%) Senior DBA
5 2 (5.26%) Senior SQL Server DBA
5 2 (5.26%) Senior SQL DBA
5 2 (5.26%) Data Architect
5 2 (5.26%) Systems Manager
5 2 (5.26%) Senior Consultant
5 2 (5.26%) Software Developer
5 2 (5.26%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (60.53%) .NET
1 23 (60.53%) ASP.NET
1 23 (60.53%) WCF
1 23 (60.53%) LINQ
1 23 (60.53%) ASP.NET MVC
2 21 (55.26%) Castle Windsor
2 21 (55.26%) Lucene.Net
2 21 (55.26%) Lucene
2 21 (55.26%) NHibernate
3 6 (15.79%) Web Services
4 2 (5.26%) HTML
4 2 (5.26%) CSS
4 2 (5.26%) .NET Framework
4 2 (5.26%) WF
4 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (5.26%) Entity Framework
4 2 (5.26%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.68%) Replication
2 6 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (10.53%) Data Centre
4 2 (5.26%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 14 (36.84%) Windows
2 6 (15.79%) Linux
2 6 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (65.79%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (60.53%) TDD
2 23 (60.53%) Scrum
2 23 (60.53%) Kanban
3 21 (55.26%) Web Application Development
3 21 (55.26%) MVC
3 21 (55.26%) OO
3 21 (55.26%) BDD
3 21 (55.26%) Scrum-ban
4 9 (23.68%) MapReduce
4 9 (23.68%) Data Analysis
4 9 (23.68%) Identity Management
4 9 (23.68%) Data Migration
4 9 (23.68%) Migration
5 4 (10.53%) People Management
5 4 (10.53%) Data Security
6 2 (5.26%) Change Management
6 2 (5.26%) Workflow
6 2 (5.26%) Business Continuity
6 2 (5.26%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (60.53%) C#
2 2 (5.26%) JavaScript
2 2 (5.26%) SQL
System Software
1 6 (15.79%) Active Directory
1 6 (15.79%) VMware ESX
1 6 (15.79%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (10.53%) cPanel
2 2 (5.26%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 32 (84.21%) Microsoft
2 12 (31.58%) VMware
3 2 (5.26%) Avaya
3 2 (5.26%) Juniper
3 2 (5.26%) Apple
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