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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 14 8 8
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 42 39 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 12.03% 16.74% 19.82%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 49.41% 55.71% 51.16%
Number of salaries quoted 35 38 22
Average salary £37,500 £31,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.96% -17.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,400 £22,350 £24,100
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
85 70 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 24.36% 30.04% 38.74%
Number of salaries quoted 68 52 42
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £50,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 28 April 2016.

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 28 April 2016. 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 +1 38 £37,500 +20.96% 8
Ludlow - 2 £35,250 -
SQL Server
West Midlands

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 35 (57.38%) SQL
1 35 (57.38%) .NET
2 31 (50.82%) C#
3 29 (47.54%) Oracle
4 22 (36.07%) MVC
5 15 (24.59%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (24.59%) ASP.NET
5 15 (24.59%) Windows
6 13 (21.31%) BizTalk Server
6 13 (21.31%) Unix
7 12 (19.67%) VB
8 11 (18.03%) jQuery
8 11 (18.03%) Network Architecture
8 11 (18.03%) SDLC
9 10 (16.39%) ITIL
9 10 (16.39%) Finance
10 9 (14.75%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (13.11%) SLA
11 8 (13.11%) Microsoft
11 8 (13.11%) JavaScript
11 8 (13.11%) .NET Framework
11 8 (13.11%) Unit Testing
12 7 (11.48%) ASP.NET MVC
12 7 (11.48%) HTML
12 7 (11.48%) CSS
12 7 (11.48%) MS Excel
12 7 (11.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 6 (9.84%) Exstream
13 6 (9.84%) Serena
13 6 (9.84%) Web Services

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 13 (21.31%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (8.20%) IIS
3 3 (4.92%) Documentum
3 3 (4.92%) Exstream Dialogue
3 3 (4.92%) WebSphere
4 2 (3.28%) CMS
4 2 (3.28%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.64%) Alfresco
5 1 (1.64%) Apache
5 1 (1.64%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.64%) Magnolia
5 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (11.48%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (9.84%) Exstream
2 1 (1.64%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.84%) LAN
2 3 (4.92%) Internet
3 1 (1.64%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (9.84%) Oracle Database
2 6 (9.84%) Oracle Database 11g
2 6 (9.84%) Relational Database
3 5 (8.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (8.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (4.92%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (4.92%) Oracle BI EE
4 3 (4.92%) RDBMS
5 2 (3.28%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (3.28%) Oracle ODI
5 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (1.64%) MySQL
6 1 (1.64%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.64%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (8.20%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.92%) MSBuild
2 3 (4.92%) MSTest
2 3 (4.92%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.64%) Maven
General
1 10 (16.39%) Finance
2 5 (8.20%) Marketing
3 2 (3.28%) Games
4 1 (1.64%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 39 (63.93%) Developer
2 18 (29.51%) C# Developer
3 15 (24.59%) .NET Developer
4 14 (22.95%) Analyst
4 14 (22.95%) Applications Support
5 10 (16.39%) Applications Support Analyst
5 10 (16.39%) Support Analyst
6 7 (11.48%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 6 (9.84%) C# .NET Developer
7 6 (9.84%) Lead Developer
7 6 (9.84%) Team Leader
8 5 (8.20%) Lead C# Developer
8 5 (8.20%) Software Developer
9 4 (6.56%) C# Software Developer
9 4 (6.56%) Senior Developer
10 3 (4.92%) Administrator
10 3 (4.92%) Business Developer
10 3 (4.92%) Environment Analyst
10 3 (4.92%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
10 3 (4.92%) Test Environment Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (57.38%) .NET
2 15 (24.59%) ASP.NET
3 11 (18.03%) jQuery
4 8 (13.11%) .NET Framework
5 7 (11.48%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (11.48%) CSS
5 7 (11.48%) HTML
6 6 (9.84%) REST
6 6 (9.84%) Web Services
7 5 (8.20%) RESTful
7 5 (8.20%) WCF
7 5 (8.20%) XML
8 3 (4.92%) HTML5
9 2 (3.28%) CSS3
9 2 (3.28%) MDX
9 2 (3.28%) Razor View Engine
9 2 (3.28%) XSLT
10 1 (1.64%) Ajax
10 1 (1.64%) J2EE
10 1 (1.64%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.28%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.64%) NHS
2 1 (1.64%) Social Media
2 1 (1.64%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 15 (24.59%) Windows
2 13 (21.31%) Unix
3 4 (6.56%) Windows Server
4 3 (4.92%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (4.92%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (3.28%) Android
5 2 (3.28%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.64%) HPUX
6 1 (1.64%) Linux
6 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.64%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (36.07%) MVC
2 15 (24.59%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (18.03%) Network Architecture
3 11 (18.03%) SDLC
4 10 (16.39%) ITIL
5 9 (14.75%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (13.11%) Unit Testing
7 6 (9.84%) ITIL V3
7 6 (9.84%) Mentoring
8 5 (8.20%) Application Packaging
8 5 (8.20%) Change Control
8 5 (8.20%) Digital Marketing
8 5 (8.20%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (8.20%) ETL
8 5 (8.20%) OO
8 5 (8.20%) SOA
8 5 (8.20%) Test Automation
9 4 (6.56%) Change Management
9 4 (6.56%) Integration Testing
9 4 (6.56%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 35 (57.38%) SQL
2 31 (50.82%) C#
3 12 (19.67%) VB
4 8 (13.11%) JavaScript
5 5 (8.20%) T-SQL
6 4 (6.56%) VB.NET
7 3 (4.92%) Java
8 2 (3.28%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
8 2 (3.28%) F#
8 2 (3.28%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.64%) PHP
9 1 (1.64%) Ruby
9 1 (1.64%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (1.64%) MCSD
1 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (1.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.11%) SLA
2 1 (1.64%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.28%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 29 (47.54%) Oracle
2 8 (13.11%) Microsoft
3 6 (9.84%) HP
3 6 (9.84%) Serena
4 4 (6.56%) Informatica
5 3 (4.92%) VMware
6 2 (3.28%) Veeam
7 1 (1.64%) Ab Initio
7 1 (1.64%) Cognos
7 1 (1.64%) Escenic
7 1 (1.64%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (1.64%) SAP
7 1 (1.64%) Telerik
7 1 (1.64%) Teradata
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