The first table below looks at the demand for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Rochester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Rochester region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 1 2 4
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2 13 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochester 66.67% 56.52% 12.50%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 13 1
Average salary £35,000 £25,000 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% +6.38%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Rochester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
2 13 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochester 66.67% 56.52% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2 13 1
Average salary £35,000 £25,000 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% +6.38%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
SQL Server
Kent

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Rochester

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Rochester

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Rochester

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

SQL Server Salary Trend in Rochester

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rochester

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Rochester 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 16 (100.00%) Scrum
2 15 (93.75%) ASP.NET MVC
2 15 (93.75%) Rhino Mocks
2 15 (93.75%) Castle Windsor
2 15 (93.75%) Razor View Engine
2 15 (93.75%) Web Application Development
2 15 (93.75%) SQL Server 2012
2 15 (93.75%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 15 (93.75%) .NET
2 15 (93.75%) ASP.NET
2 15 (93.75%) MCP
2 15 (93.75%) MCAD
2 15 (93.75%) MCSD
2 15 (93.75%) C#
2 15 (93.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (93.75%) OO
2 15 (93.75%) MVC
2 15 (93.75%) TDD
2 15 (93.75%) NUnit
2 15 (93.75%) Subversion
2 15 (93.75%) Ajax
2 15 (93.75%) MCTS
2 15 (93.75%) NHibernate
2 15 (93.75%) Social Network
2 15 (93.75%) WCF
2 15 (93.75%) LINQ
2 15 (93.75%) MonoRail
3 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (6.25%) ISTQB
3 1 (6.25%) JIRA

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Rochester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Rochester 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (93.75%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 15 (93.75%) Rhino Mocks
1 15 (93.75%) NUnit
1 15 (93.75%) Subversion
2 1 (6.25%) JIRA
2 1 (6.25%) TestDirector
2 1 (6.25%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Job Titles
1 15 (93.75%) Developer
1 15 (93.75%) .NET Developer
2 1 (6.25%) Tester
2 1 (6.25%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (93.75%) ASP.NET MVC
1 15 (93.75%) Castle Windsor
1 15 (93.75%) Razor View Engine
1 15 (93.75%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 15 (93.75%) .NET
1 15 (93.75%) ASP.NET
1 15 (93.75%) Ajax
1 15 (93.75%) NHibernate
1 15 (93.75%) WCF
1 15 (93.75%) LINQ
1 15 (93.75%) MonoRail
Miscellaneous
1 15 (93.75%) Social Network
2 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) UNIX
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Scrum
2 15 (93.75%) Web Application Development
2 15 (93.75%) OO
2 15 (93.75%) MVC
2 15 (93.75%) TDD
3 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (6.25%) Software Testing
3 1 (6.25%) Agile Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (93.75%) C#
2 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
2 1 (6.25%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 15 (93.75%) MCP
1 15 (93.75%) MCAD
1 15 (93.75%) MCSD
1 15 (93.75%) Microsoft Certification
1 15 (93.75%) MCTS
2 1 (6.25%) ISTQB
2 1 (6.25%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft