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 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 10 19 10
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -9
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2 2 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 6.67% 2.74% 18.75%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 18.18% 15.38% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 14
Median salary £39,250 £47,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.36% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,850 £47,500 £32,150
10% offered a salary of more than £42,650 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
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 13 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 36.67% 17.81% 37.50%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 29
Median salary £35,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% +11.76%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, 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 6 (66.67%) C#
1 6 (66.67%) .NET
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) ERP
3 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
3 4 (44.44%) Software Testing
3 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (44.44%) Mobile Development
4 3 (33.33%) SYSPRO
4 3 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (33.33%) Degree
4 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
4 3 (33.33%) Client/Server
4 3 (33.33%) VMware
4 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
4 3 (33.33%) LAN
4 3 (33.33%) WAN
4 3 (33.33%) DHCP
4 3 (33.33%) FTP
4 3 (33.33%) VPN
4 3 (33.33%) DNS
4 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 3 (33.33%) Windows
5 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
5 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (22.22%) TDD
5 2 (22.22%) SOLID
6 1 (11.11%) SDLC
6 1 (11.11%) Line Management

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 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 3 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) DHCP
1 3 (33.33%) DNS
1 3 (33.33%) FTP
1 3 (33.33%) LAN
1 3 (33.33%) VPN
1 3 (33.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Software Developer
3 3 (33.33%) IT Support
3 3 (33.33%) IT Support Technician
3 3 (33.33%) IT Technician
3 3 (33.33%) Support Technician
4 2 (22.22%) .NET Developer
4 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (22.22%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (22.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (22.22%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
3 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (11.11%) CSS
3 1 (11.11%) Entity Framework
3 1 (11.11%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (33.33%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) ERP
1 4 (44.44%) Mobile Development
1 4 (44.44%) Software Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) SOLID
2 2 (22.22%) TDD
3 1 (11.11%) BDD
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (11.11%) Line Management
3 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
3 1 (11.11%) MVC
3 1 (11.11%) OO
3 1 (11.11%) OOP
3 1 (11.11%) Scrum
3 1 (11.11%) SDLC
3 1 (11.11%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) C#
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) SYSPRO
1 3 (33.33%) VMware