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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 10 12 16
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +4
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 19 29 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 11.24% 14.43% 10.26%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 65.52% 52.73% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 18 27 11
Average salary £37,750 £32,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.96% -32.63%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,516
% change year-on-year
- +6.62%
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
29 55 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 17.16% 27.36% 23.93%
Number of salaries quoted 27 42 24
Average salary £40,000 £32,250 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.03% -32.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,500 £21,976
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £47,500 £40,000
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 12 February 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 12 February 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 +5 15 £45,000 +40.62% 4
Ludlow - 1 £38,000 - 2
Shrewsbury - 1 £21,000 -
SQL Server
West Midlands

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 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 30 (71.43%) C#
2 28 (66.67%) .NET
3 24 (57.14%) SQL
4 18 (42.86%) MVC
5 15 (35.71%) ASP.NET
6 14 (33.33%) VB
7 13 (30.95%) Web Services
7 13 (30.95%) Windows
8 11 (26.19%) OO
8 11 (26.19%) Finance
8 11 (26.19%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (26.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 11 (26.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 10 (23.81%) Unit Testing
10 9 (21.43%) Digital Marketing
10 9 (21.43%) jQuery
10 9 (21.43%) Marketing
10 9 (21.43%) HTML
10 9 (21.43%) Test Automation
10 9 (21.43%) RESTful
10 9 (21.43%) Git (software)
10 9 (21.43%) Change Control
10 9 (21.43%) Mentoring
10 9 (21.43%) SDLC
11 8 (19.05%) Windows Server
11 8 (19.05%) T-SQL
11 8 (19.05%) Oracle
11 8 (19.05%) XML
12 7 (16.67%) CSS
12 7 (16.67%) Visual Studio

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 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 2 (4.76%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (4.76%) Exstream Dialogue
1 2 (4.76%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.38%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (11.90%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.52%) SaaS
2 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.14%) SAN
2 2 (4.76%) NAS
2 2 (4.76%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.38%) DHCP
3 1 (2.38%) DNS
3 1 (2.38%) Firewall
3 1 (2.38%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (26.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 11 (26.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (11.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (9.52%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (2.38%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (2.38%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (2.38%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 9 (21.43%) Git (software)
2 7 (16.67%) Visual Studio
3 2 (4.76%) Subversion
3 2 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (26.19%) Finance
2 9 (21.43%) Marketing
3 2 (4.76%) Legal
3 2 (4.76%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.38%) Automotive
4 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 27 (64.29%) Developer
2 14 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 12 (28.57%) Analyst
4 10 (23.81%) .NET Developer
5 9 (21.43%) Lead C# Developer
5 9 (21.43%) Lead Developer
5 9 (21.43%) Team Leader
6 7 (16.67%) IT Analyst
7 4 (9.52%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 4 (9.52%) Implementation Analyst
8 3 (7.14%) Applications Support Analyst
8 3 (7.14%) ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (7.14%) Help Desk Analyst
8 3 (7.14%) Help Desk Support
8 3 (7.14%) Help Desk Support Analyst
8 3 (7.14%) IT Support Analyst
8 3 (7.14%) Senior Developer
8 3 (7.14%) Service Desk Analyst
8 3 (7.14%) Software Developer
8 3 (7.14%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (66.67%) .NET
2 15 (35.71%) ASP.NET
3 13 (30.95%) Web Services
4 9 (21.43%) HTML
4 9 (21.43%) jQuery
4 9 (21.43%) RESTful
5 8 (19.05%) XML
6 7 (16.67%) CSS
7 4 (9.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (7.14%) .NET Framework
8 3 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (7.14%) LINQ
9 2 (4.76%) CSS3
9 2 (4.76%) Entity Framework
9 2 (4.76%) HTML5
9 2 (4.76%) MDX
9 2 (4.76%) MSMQ
9 2 (4.76%) WinForms
9 2 (4.76%) XSLT
10 1 (2.38%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.76%) Data Conversion
2 2 (4.76%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.76%) Mobile App
2 2 (4.76%) Replication
3 1 (2.38%) Clustering
3 1 (2.38%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.38%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.38%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 13 (30.95%) Windows
2 8 (19.05%) Windows Server
3 5 (11.90%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (11.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (7.14%) Unix
4 3 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (7.14%) Windows XP
5 2 (4.76%) Linux
6 1 (2.38%) HPUX
6 1 (2.38%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (42.86%) MVC
2 11 (26.19%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (26.19%) OO
3 10 (23.81%) Unit Testing
4 9 (21.43%) Change Control
4 9 (21.43%) Digital Marketing
4 9 (21.43%) Mentoring
4 9 (21.43%) SDLC
4 9 (21.43%) Test Automation
5 5 (11.90%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (9.52%) Document Management
6 4 (9.52%) ERP
6 4 (9.52%) OCR
6 4 (9.52%) Process Improvement
6 4 (9.52%) Procure-to-pay
7 3 (7.14%) ITIL
8 2 (4.76%) Application Packaging
8 2 (4.76%) Change Management
8 2 (4.76%) CRM
8 2 (4.76%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 30 (71.43%) C#
2 24 (57.14%) SQL
3 14 (33.33%) VB
4 8 (19.05%) T-SQL
5 7 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 5 (11.90%) VB6
7 4 (9.52%) VBScript
8 2 (4.76%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
8 2 (4.76%) Java
8 2 (4.76%) VB.NET
9 1 (2.38%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (2.38%) CCA
2 1 (2.38%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.76%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.38%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.38%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 8 (19.05%) Oracle
2 3 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.14%) VMware
3 2 (4.76%) Citrix
3 2 (4.76%) HP
3 2 (4.76%) Xamarin
4 1 (2.38%) Ab Initio
4 1 (2.38%) Cognos
4 1 (2.38%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (2.38%) SAP
4 1 (2.38%) Telerik
4 1 (2.38%) Teradata
Ludlow, Shropshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Ludlow, Shropshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 40k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £41000 Per Annum £30-41K + excellent bens package
Posted: 6 days ago
Telford
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago