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

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 3 7 6
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 21 9 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 46.67% 21.43% 25.93%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 91.30% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 21 9 7
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £25,000 £22,700
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £45,000 £36,000
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
23 9 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 51.11% 21.43% 25.93%
Number of salaries quoted 23 9 7
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +15.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £25,000 £29,800
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £37,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%

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 4 May 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 21 (91.30%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (82.61%) Kanban
2 19 (82.61%) .NET
2 19 (82.61%) Microsoft
2 19 (82.61%) Scrum
3 17 (73.91%) ASP.NET
3 17 (73.91%) C#
3 17 (73.91%) ASP.NET MVC
3 17 (73.91%) TDD
3 17 (73.91%) Selenium
3 17 (73.91%) WCF
3 17 (73.91%) LINQ
4 13 (56.52%) NUnit
4 13 (56.52%) NHibernate
4 13 (56.52%) Lucene
4 13 (56.52%) Cucumber
4 13 (56.52%) BDD
4 13 (56.52%) OO
4 13 (56.52%) MVC
4 13 (56.52%) Advertising
4 13 (56.52%) Castle Windsor
4 13 (56.52%) Scrum-ban
4 13 (56.52%) Rhino Mocks
4 13 (56.52%) Web Application Development
4 13 (56.52%) Lucene.Net
5 10 (43.48%) Windows
6 8 (34.78%) DevOps
7 6 (26.09%) Web Services
7 6 (26.09%) Internet
7 6 (26.09%) Amazon AWS

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Rochdale by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 4 (17.39%) IIS
2 2 (8.70%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (8.70%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
2 2 (8.70%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 6 (26.09%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (8.70%) Amazon EMR
2 2 (8.70%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 2 (8.70%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (8.70%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 6 (26.09%) Internet
2 2 (8.70%) SAN
2 2 (8.70%) DMZ
2 2 (8.70%) Ethernet
2 2 (8.70%) DNS
2 2 (8.70%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (8.70%) Big Data
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (8.70%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (8.70%) Amazon Redshift
2 2 (8.70%) NoSQL
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 17 (73.91%) Selenium
2 13 (56.52%) NUnit
2 13 (56.52%) Cucumber
2 13 (56.52%) Rhino Mocks
3 4 (17.39%) MSTest
3 4 (17.39%) SpecFlow
General
1 13 (56.52%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 17 (73.91%) Developer
2 13 (56.52%) .NET Developer
3 2 (8.70%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Architect
3 2 (8.70%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (8.70%) Data Architect
3 2 (8.70%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Lead Developer
3 2 (8.70%) Administrator
3 2 (8.70%) Systems Developer
3 2 (8.70%) Server Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Server Administrator
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Systems Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Administrator
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Server Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (82.61%) .NET
2 17 (73.91%) ASP.NET
2 17 (73.91%) ASP.NET MVC
2 17 (73.91%) WCF
2 17 (73.91%) LINQ
3 13 (56.52%) NHibernate
3 13 (56.52%) Lucene
3 13 (56.52%) Castle Windsor
3 13 (56.52%) Lucene.Net
4 6 (26.09%) Web Services
5 4 (17.39%) .NET Framework
5 4 (17.39%) jQuery
5 4 (17.39%) WF
5 4 (17.39%) HTML
5 4 (17.39%) CSS
5 4 (17.39%) Entity Framework
5 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (8.70%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (43.48%) Windows
2 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (91.30%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (82.61%) Kanban
2 19 (82.61%) Scrum
3 17 (73.91%) TDD
4 13 (56.52%) BDD
4 13 (56.52%) OO
4 13 (56.52%) MVC
4 13 (56.52%) Scrum-ban
4 13 (56.52%) Web Application Development
5 8 (34.78%) DevOps
6 4 (17.39%) Pair Programming
6 4 (17.39%) Workflow
6 4 (17.39%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (8.70%) MapReduce
7 2 (8.70%) Identity Management
7 2 (8.70%) Migration
7 2 (8.70%) Data Migration
7 2 (8.70%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 17 (73.91%) C#
2 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
3 2 (8.70%) SQL
3 2 (8.70%) PowerShell
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) vCloud
1 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (8.70%) vSphere
1 2 (8.70%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (8.70%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (8.70%) vMotion
1 2 (8.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 19 (82.61%) Microsoft
2 6 (26.09%) VMware
3 2 (8.70%) Zerto
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