The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Salford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 8 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank - 9 9
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 0 15 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford - 15.96% 23.81%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 42.86% 65.22%
Number of salaries quoted 0 11 14
Average salary - £37,500 £25,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +48.51%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%
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 Salford region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Salford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
11 35 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 15.49% 37.23% 36.51%
Number of salaries quoted 8 28 22
Average salary £41,250 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £33,750 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Salford

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

SQL Server Salary Trend in Salford

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 8 July 2015, IT jobs across the Salford 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 9 (60.00%) C#
1 9 (60.00%) .NET
2 7 (46.67%) Oracle
2 7 (46.67%) VB
2 7 (46.67%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (46.67%) Finance
2 7 (46.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (46.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (46.67%) QlikView
2 7 (46.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 7 (46.67%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (40.00%) Change Control
3 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 5 (33.33%) MVC
4 5 (33.33%) HTML
4 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 5 (33.33%) Windows
4 5 (33.33%) Scrum
4 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (33.33%) TDD
4 5 (33.33%) NUnit
4 5 (33.33%) Domain-Driven Design
4 5 (33.33%) HTML5
4 5 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (26.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (26.67%) Data Analytics
5 4 (26.67%) Analytics
5 4 (26.67%) Line Management
5 4 (26.67%) Data Analysis
5 4 (26.67%) Data Management

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 8 July 2015, IT jobs across the Salford 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 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (20.00%) SAS
1 3 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (13.33%) CMS
2 2 (13.33%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 7 (46.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 7 (46.67%) QlikView
1 7 (46.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (26.67%) Oracle BI EE
3 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (20.00%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) NUnit
2 3 (20.00%) CruiseControl
2 3 (20.00%) Maven
2 3 (20.00%) TeamCity
2 3 (20.00%) Moq
3 2 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (46.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Data Manager
3 4 (26.67%) Data Analytics Manager
4 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) IT Support
4 3 (20.00%) C# Developer
4 3 (20.00%) IT Support Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Business Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Support Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Lead Developer
5 1 (6.67%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (60.00%) .NET
2 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 5 (33.33%) HTML5
3 5 (33.33%) HTML
4 3 (20.00%) Castle Windsor
4 3 (20.00%) Fluent NHibernate
4 3 (20.00%) Razor View Engine
4 3 (20.00%) XML
4 3 (20.00%) XSL
4 3 (20.00%) NHibernate
5 2 (13.33%) .NET Framework
5 2 (13.33%) JSON
5 2 (13.33%) WCF
5 2 (13.33%) jQuery
5 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (13.33%) Ajax
5 2 (13.33%) CSS
5 2 (13.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (26.67%) NHS
3 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (40.00%) Change Control
3 5 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (33.33%) Domain-Driven Design
3 5 (33.33%) MVC
3 5 (33.33%) Scrum
3 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (33.33%) TDD
4 4 (26.67%) Data Management
4 4 (26.67%) Data Analysis
4 4 (26.67%) Business Analysis
4 4 (26.67%) Predictive Analytics
4 4 (26.67%) Project Management
4 4 (26.67%) Service Management
4 4 (26.67%) Service Delivery
4 4 (26.67%) ITSM
4 4 (26.67%) ITIL
4 4 (26.67%) PRINCE2
4 4 (26.67%) Line Management
4 4 (26.67%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) C#
2 7 (46.67%) VB
3 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 3 (20.00%) VBA
4 3 (20.00%) F#
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Oracle
2 3 (20.00%) Business Objects
2 3 (20.00%) Cognos
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) SYSPRO
3 2 (13.33%) Apigee
3 2 (13.33%) Sitecore