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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 7 18 14
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -4
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 35 10 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 16.91% 8.55% 10.69%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 70.00% 29.41% 65.38%
Number of salaries quoted 32 10 8
Average salary £32,000 £35,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.57% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,300 £29,500 £26,350
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,250 £48,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +6.08%
SQL Server
West Midlands

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 Shropshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
50 34 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 24.15% 29.06% 16.35%
Number of salaries quoted 42 31 14
Average salary £32,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £19,000 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £40,000
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 Shropshire

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

SQL Server Salary Trend in Shropshire

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Shropshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Shropshire

SQL Server
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford +10 20 £31,500 -10.00% 4
Shrewsbury - 3 £25,000 - 1
SQL Server
West Midlands

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 30 (49.18%) SQL
2 29 (47.54%) C#
3 24 (39.34%) .NET
3 24 (39.34%) Windows
3 24 (39.34%) Microsoft
4 21 (34.43%) VB
5 19 (31.15%) Web Services
6 15 (24.59%) XML
7 14 (22.95%) T-SQL
7 14 (22.95%) Oracle
7 14 (22.95%) Active Directory
8 13 (21.31%) Linux
9 12 (19.67%) Firewall
9 12 (19.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 11 (18.03%) SQL Server 2005
10 11 (18.03%) Degree
11 10 (16.39%) JSON
11 10 (16.39%) REST
11 10 (16.39%) Mentoring
11 10 (16.39%) Back Office
11 10 (16.39%) VMware
11 10 (16.39%) WinForms
11 10 (16.39%) SOAP
11 10 (16.39%) Microsoft Certification
11 10 (16.39%) Citrix
11 10 (16.39%) N-Tier
12 9 (14.75%) MS Excel
12 9 (14.75%) TCP/IP
12 9 (14.75%) VPN
12 9 (14.75%) Business Intelligence

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 7 (11.48%) MS Exchange
2 4 (6.56%) CMS
3 3 (4.92%) Exstream Dialogue
3 3 (4.92%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.64%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.64%) Apache
Applications
1 9 (14.75%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.64%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.92%) Exstream
2 2 (3.28%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.84%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (19.67%) Firewall
2 9 (14.75%) TCP/IP
2 9 (14.75%) VPN
3 7 (11.48%) DNS
3 7 (11.48%) DHCP
4 6 (9.84%) SAN
4 6 (9.84%) NAS
5 4 (6.56%) VoIP
6 2 (3.28%) IPsec
6 2 (3.28%) VLAN
6 2 (3.28%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (19.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 11 (18.03%) SQL Server 2005
3 9 (14.75%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (13.11%) SQL Server 2000
4 8 (13.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (8.20%) MySQL
5 5 (8.20%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (6.56%) Oracle BI EE
6 4 (6.56%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (4.92%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (4.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (4.92%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.64%) Oracle ODI
8 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.64%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.64%) Spotfire
8 1 (1.64%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 8 (13.11%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.92%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (16.39%) Back Office
2 8 (13.11%) Finance
3 4 (6.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 29 (47.54%) Developer
2 13 (21.31%) Software Developer
3 9 (14.75%) Analyst
3 9 (14.75%) Support Engineer
4 7 (11.48%) Support Analyst
4 7 (11.48%) Technical Support
5 5 (8.20%) Technical Support Analyst
5 5 (8.20%) Technical Analyst
5 5 (8.20%) Microstrategy Developer
6 4 (6.56%) Technical Services Analyst
6 4 (6.56%) Technical Engineer
6 4 (6.56%) PHP Developer
6 4 (6.56%) Software Engineer
6 4 (6.56%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (4.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) Applications Support
7 3 (4.92%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (4.92%) Applications Support Analyst
7 3 (4.92%) .NET Developer
7 3 (4.92%) .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (39.34%) .NET
2 19 (31.15%) Web Services
3 15 (24.59%) XML
4 10 (16.39%) WinForms
4 10 (16.39%) JSON
4 10 (16.39%) REST
4 10 (16.39%) SOAP
5 7 (11.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 6 (9.84%) HTML
6 6 (9.84%) CSS
7 5 (8.20%) jQuery
8 4 (6.56%) HTML5
9 3 (4.92%) Entity Framework
9 3 (4.92%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (4.92%) .NET Framework
9 3 (4.92%) ASP.NET
10 2 (3.28%) Classic ASP
11 1 (1.64%) COM
11 1 (1.64%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.39%) N-Tier
2 9 (14.75%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.92%) Client/Server
3 3 (4.92%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.64%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.64%) Clustering
5 1 (1.64%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 24 (39.34%) Windows
2 13 (21.31%) Linux
3 8 (13.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (11.48%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (6.56%) UNIX
6 2 (3.28%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (16.39%) Mentoring
2 9 (14.75%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (9.84%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (9.84%) OO
3 6 (9.84%) Procure-to-pay
4 5 (8.20%) Analytics
4 5 (8.20%) Document Management
4 5 (8.20%) Data Modelling
5 4 (6.56%) ITIL
5 4 (6.56%) Web Design
5 4 (6.56%) Digital Marketing
5 4 (6.56%) Web Application Development
5 4 (6.56%) Mobile First
6 3 (4.92%) Network Architecture
6 3 (4.92%) Software Engineering
6 3 (4.92%) Resource Management
6 3 (4.92%) ERP
6 3 (4.92%) Service Delivery
6 3 (4.92%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (4.92%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 30 (49.18%) SQL
2 29 (47.54%) C#
3 21 (34.43%) VB
4 14 (22.95%) T-SQL
5 9 (14.75%) JavaScript
6 6 (9.84%) VBScript
7 5 (8.20%) PHP
7 5 (8.20%) VB6
8 4 (6.56%) PHP5
9 3 (4.92%) VC++
9 3 (4.92%) C++
10 2 (3.28%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.64%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (18.03%) Degree
2 10 (16.39%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (11.48%) MCSA
4 5 (8.20%) MCSE
4 5 (8.20%) MCITP
5 4 (6.56%) CCA
5 4 (6.56%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (3.28%) MCDST
6 2 (3.28%) CCENT
7 1 (1.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.28%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (22.95%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.92%) Terminal Services
2 3 (4.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.28%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.64%) XenServer
Vendors
1 24 (39.34%) Microsoft
2 14 (22.95%) Oracle
3 10 (16.39%) Citrix
3 10 (16.39%) VMware
4 7 (11.48%) Business Objects
4 7 (11.48%) SAP
5 6 (9.84%) Cognos
5 6 (9.84%) MicroStrategy
6 4 (6.56%) Adobe
7 3 (4.92%) HP
7 3 (4.92%) Teradata
7 3 (4.92%) Ab Initio
8 2 (3.28%) Cisco
9 1 (1.64%) Lotus
9 1 (1.64%) Brocade
Telford, Shropshire
Robert Walters - Elecosoft UK Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Shropshire
Arden Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Bonus Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Shropshire
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 4 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum + Private Healthcare + Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Shrewsbury, Shropshire
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum PLUS Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago