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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Manchester / Salford
Rank 7 8 9
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 8 6 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 16.33% 18.75% 21.31%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 57.14% 50.00% 68.42%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 8
Median salary £42,500 £20,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+112.50% -42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £20,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £20,000 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
14 12 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 28.57% 37.50% 31.15%
Number of salaries quoted 10 12 14
Median salary £32,500 £25,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £20,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

The demand trend of job ads across the Salford region citing SQL Server as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in Salford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Salford region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Salford

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT jobs citing SQL Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Salford region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 13 (68.42%) SQL
2 9 (47.37%) .NET
3 8 (42.11%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (42.11%) Web Services
3 8 (42.11%) C#
4 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET
4 7 (36.84%) MVC
4 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (36.84%) MongoDB
4 7 (36.84%) NoSQL
4 7 (36.84%) Big Data
4 7 (36.84%) SQL Server 2016
5 6 (31.58%) Security Monitoring
5 6 (31.58%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (31.58%) Data Protection Act
5 6 (31.58%) Data Protection
5 6 (31.58%) Capacity Planning
5 6 (31.58%) Finance
5 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
5 6 (31.58%) Linux
5 6 (31.58%) Data Modelling
6 5 (26.32%) Python
6 5 (26.32%) HTML
6 5 (26.32%) Data Security
6 5 (26.32%) Hadoop
6 5 (26.32%) Cloudera
6 5 (26.32%) R
6 5 (26.32%) MapReduce
7 4 (21.05%) Web Development
7 4 (21.05%) iPad

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (21.05%) IIS
2 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.26%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) Big Data
1 7 (36.84%) MongoDB
1 7 (36.84%) NoSQL
1 7 (36.84%) SQL Server 2016
2 5 (26.32%) Hadoop
3 4 (21.05%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (15.79%) CouchDB
5 2 (10.53%) Data Mining
6 1 (5.26%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (5.26%) MS Access
6 1 (5.26%) MySQL
6 1 (5.26%) Power BI
6 1 (5.26%) Qlik Sense
6 1 (5.26%) QlikView
6 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.26%) Subversion
1 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (31.58%) Finance
2 4 (21.05%) Games
3 1 (5.26%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Developer
2 7 (36.84%) C# Developer
2 7 (36.84%) DBA
2 7 (36.84%) SQL DBA
3 6 (31.58%) .NET Developer
3 6 (31.58%) .NET Software Developer
3 6 (31.58%) Administrator
3 6 (31.58%) ASP.NET Developer
3 6 (31.58%) C# .NET Developer
3 6 (31.58%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 6 (31.58%) C# Software Developer
3 6 (31.58%) Software Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Business Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Information Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Information Systems Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Systems Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Applications Support Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) Junior Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (47.37%) .NET
2 8 (42.11%) Web Services
3 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET
4 5 (26.32%) HTML
5 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (21.05%) CSS
6 3 (15.79%) AngularJS
6 3 (15.79%) RESTful
7 1 (5.26%) Backbone.js
7 1 (5.26%) Entity Framework
7 1 (5.26%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (5.26%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Data Protection Act
2 4 (21.05%) iPad
2 4 (21.05%) Mobile App
3 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Unix
2 1 (5.26%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (36.84%) MVC
3 6 (31.58%) Capacity Planning
3 6 (31.58%) Data Modelling
3 6 (31.58%) Data Protection
3 6 (31.58%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (31.58%) Security Monitoring
4 5 (26.32%) Data Security
4 5 (26.32%) MapReduce
5 4 (21.05%) Mobile Application Development
5 4 (21.05%) Unit Testing
5 4 (21.05%) Web Development
6 3 (15.79%) Scrum
7 2 (10.53%) Change Management
7 2 (10.53%) ETL
7 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
7 2 (10.53%) Security Management
7 2 (10.53%) TOGAF
8 1 (5.26%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 13 (68.42%) SQL
2 8 (42.11%) C#
3 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
4 5 (26.32%) Python
4 5 (26.32%) R
5 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL
5 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.26%) VB.NET
5 1 (5.26%) VBA
5 1 (5.26%) VBScript
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Cloudera
2 2 (10.53%) JD Edwards
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.26%) AppDynamics
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle
3 1 (5.26%) Pega