The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Rugby region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 8 12 6
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -6
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 11 11 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rugby 19.30% 17.46% 16.67%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 78.57% 35.48% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9 11 4
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £38,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -8.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,300 £18,000 £30,850
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £35,000 £39,700
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
SQL Server
Warwickshire

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 Rugby region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Rugby
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
14 31 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rugby 24.56% 49.21% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 12 31 4
Average salary £34,250 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.37% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £17,400 £31,800
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £39,600 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Rugby

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Rugby

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Rugby

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

SQL Server Salary Trend in Rugby

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Rugby

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

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Rugby

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rugby

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Rugby 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 14 (70.00%) .NET
2 12 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 10 (50.00%) C#
3 10 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 9 (45.00%) SQL
4 9 (45.00%) MVC
5 8 (40.00%) E-Commerce
6 7 (35.00%) MS Excel
6 7 (35.00%) VB.NET
6 7 (35.00%) Web Development
6 7 (35.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (30.00%) Classic ASP
7 6 (30.00%) T-SQL
8 5 (25.00%) Windows
8 5 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (25.00%) Migration
9 4 (20.00%) HTML
9 4 (20.00%) SAP
10 3 (15.00%) XML
10 3 (15.00%) VB
10 3 (15.00%) Linux
10 3 (15.00%) MS Exchange
10 3 (15.00%) Project Management
10 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
10 3 (15.00%) VMware
10 3 (15.00%) Degree
10 3 (15.00%) HTML5
10 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 2 (10.00%) MCITP
11 2 (10.00%) .NET Framework

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Rugby by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Rugby 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 3 (15.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.00%) CMS
2 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (5.00%) IBM Notes
2 1 (5.00%) Apache
2 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (35.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) SAN
2 1 (5.00%) NetScreen
2 1 (5.00%) 4G
2 1 (5.00%) GPRS
2 1 (5.00%) DHCP
2 1 (5.00%) VPN
2 1 (5.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
1 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (5.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Developer
2 7 (35.00%) Web Developer
3 3 (15.00%) .NET Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Administrator
4 2 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (10.00%) Development Manager
4 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (10.00%) IT Support
5 1 (5.00%) Team Leader
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Support Team Leader
5 1 (5.00%) .NET Web Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Junior Software Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) .NET Programmer
5 1 (5.00%) VB.NET Programmer
5 1 (5.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (70.00%) .NET
2 10 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 7 (35.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (30.00%) Classic ASP
5 4 (20.00%) HTML
6 3 (15.00%) XML
6 3 (15.00%) HTML5
7 2 (10.00%) .NET Framework
7 2 (10.00%) Web Services
7 2 (10.00%) CSS
8 1 (5.00%) SOAP
8 1 (5.00%) Ajax
8 1 (5.00%) ADO.NET
8 1 (5.00%) JSON
8 1 (5.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Replication
1 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Windows
2 3 (15.00%) Linux
3 2 (10.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Vista
4 1 (5.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) MVC
2 8 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 7 (35.00%) Web Development
4 5 (25.00%) Migration
5 3 (15.00%) Project Management
6 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
6 2 (10.00%) ITIL
6 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
7 1 (5.00%) OO
7 1 (5.00%) OOD
7 1 (5.00%) B2B
7 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (5.00%) Content Management
7 1 (5.00%) Logistics
7 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (5.00%) Data Security
7 1 (5.00%) Data Protection
7 1 (5.00%) Android Development
7 1 (5.00%) iOS Development
7 1 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) C#
2 9 (45.00%) SQL
3 7 (35.00%) VB.NET
4 6 (30.00%) T-SQL
5 3 (15.00%) VB
6 2 (10.00%) Java
6 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
7 1 (5.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Degree
2 2 (10.00%) MCITP
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (5.00%) HND
3 1 (5.00%) MCSE
3 1 (5.00%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 12 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (20.00%) SAP
3 3 (15.00%) VMware
4 1 (5.00%) Veeam
4 1 (5.00%) JBoss
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco
4 1 (5.00%) HP
4 1 (5.00%) Lotus