The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Runcorn region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 13 10 5
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -5
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 4 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 6.45% 7.14% 23.81%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 23.53% 42.86% 47.62%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 5
Average salary £28,750 £43,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.90% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £34,700 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £43,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SQL Server
Cheshire

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 Runcorn region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Runcorn
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
17 7 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 27.42% 16.67% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 14 7 11
Average salary £32,500 £56,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.22% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,600 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £37,750 £47,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Runcorn

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Runcorn

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Runcorn

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

SQL Server Salary Trend in Runcorn

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Runcorn

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Runcorn 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 5 (45.45%) C#
1 5 (45.45%) HTML
1 5 (45.45%) .NET
1 5 (45.45%) CSS
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
2 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
2 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
2 4 (36.36%) SQL
3 3 (27.27%) T-SQL
3 3 (27.27%) Retail
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
4 2 (18.18%) XenApp
4 2 (18.18%) XenDesktop
4 2 (18.18%) QA
4 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (18.18%) Publishing
4 2 (18.18%) VMware
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (18.18%) Oracle 11i
4 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
4 2 (18.18%) Citrix
4 2 (18.18%) Oracle
4 2 (18.18%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (18.18%) ITIL
4 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (18.18%) PowerShell

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Runcorn by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Runcorn 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 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
1 1 (9.09%) IIS
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle 11i
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (18.18%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (27.27%) Retail
2 2 (18.18%) Publishing
3 1 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) .NET Developer
3 3 (27.27%) C# Developer
3 3 (27.27%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Technical Specialist
4 2 (18.18%) Citrix Specialist
4 2 (18.18%) Citrix Technical Specialist
4 2 (18.18%) Report Specialist
5 1 (9.09%) Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Data Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) SharePoint Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) HTML
1 5 (45.45%) .NET
1 5 (45.45%) CSS
2 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
3 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (9.09%) SignalR
3 1 (9.09%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (9.09%) Web Services
3 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
3 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (9.09%) HTML5
3 1 (9.09%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (9.09%) CSS3
3 1 (9.09%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) User Experience
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
2 1 (9.09%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Vista
4 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (18.18%) ITIL
1 2 (18.18%) Test Planning
1 2 (18.18%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (9.09%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (9.09%) ERP
2 1 (9.09%) ETL
2 1 (9.09%) B2C
2 1 (9.09%) Change Management
2 1 (9.09%) Data Security
2 1 (9.09%) MVC
2 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
2 1 (9.09%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) C#
2 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
2 4 (36.36%) SQL
3 3 (27.27%) T-SQL
4 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
5 1 (9.09%) VB.NET
5 1 (9.09%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
1 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) QA
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
1 2 (18.18%) XenApp
1 2 (18.18%) XenDesktop
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) VMware
2 2 (18.18%) Citrix
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) Xamarin
3 1 (9.09%) Apple
3 1 (9.09%) Google