The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Shropshire region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 18 12 4
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -8
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 9 16 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 7.76% 11.76% 27.08%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 32.14% 72.73% 55.91%
Number of salaries quoted 9 9 44
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £29,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £22,600 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £38,400 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.35%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
28 22 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 24.14% 16.18% 48.44%
Number of salaries quoted 25 13 68
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £30,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,750 £40,000 £35,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
SQL Server
West Midlands

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 25 July 2014.

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 25 July 2014. 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 -9 7 £32,500 +18.18% 4
SQL Server
West Midlands

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 15 (51.72%) Microsoft
2 13 (44.83%) SQL
3 12 (41.38%) .NET
3 12 (41.38%) ASP.NET
4 10 (34.48%) C#
4 10 (34.48%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (31.03%) Windows
6 7 (24.14%) MVC
6 7 (24.14%) MS Excel
6 7 (24.14%) Active Directory
7 6 (20.69%) JavaScript
7 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (20.69%) WCF
8 5 (17.24%) Firewall
8 5 (17.24%) Degree
9 4 (13.79%) ITIL V3
9 4 (13.79%) Data Guard
9 4 (13.79%) Oracle Database
9 4 (13.79%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (13.79%) Manufacturing
9 4 (13.79%) Change Management
9 4 (13.79%) SQL Server 2005
9 4 (13.79%) TDD
9 4 (13.79%) HTML
9 4 (13.79%) Visual Studio
9 4 (13.79%) Oracle
9 4 (13.79%) Crystal Reports
9 4 (13.79%) ITIL
9 4 (13.79%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Certification

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 3 (10.34%) IIS
1 3 (10.34%) Tomcat
1 3 (10.34%) Node.js
2 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (6.90%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.90%) IBM Notes
3 1 (3.45%) Lotus Domino
3 1 (3.45%) Apache
3 1 (3.45%) CMS
3 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 7 (24.14%) MS Excel
2 3 (10.34%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (10.34%) Office 365
2 1 (3.45%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.24%) Firewall
2 3 (10.34%) Intranet
2 3 (10.34%) DDNS
2 3 (10.34%) TCP/IP
2 3 (10.34%) DNS
2 3 (10.34%) IPv4
3 1 (3.45%) SAN
3 1 (3.45%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (34.48%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (13.79%) Oracle Database
2 4 (13.79%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (13.79%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2000
3 3 (10.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (6.90%) Spotfire
5 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (3.45%) DTS
5 1 (3.45%) RDBMS
5 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.45%) Cognos Query Studio
5 1 (3.45%) Cognos Analysis Studio
5 1 (3.45%) Cognos Report Studio
5 1 (3.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Visual Studio
2 2 (6.90%) Subversion
2 2 (6.90%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.90%) Mercurial
3 1 (3.45%) NUnit
General
1 4 (13.79%) Manufacturing
2 2 (6.90%) Retail
2 2 (6.90%) Finance
3 1 (3.45%) Marketing
3 1 (3.45%) Games
Job Titles
1 13 (44.83%) Developer
2 8 (27.59%) .NET Developer
3 7 (24.14%) Analyst
4 5 (17.24%) C# Developer
4 5 (17.24%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (13.79%) Technical Analyst
5 4 (13.79%) DBA
5 4 (13.79%) Administrator
6 3 (10.34%) Support Analyst
6 3 (10.34%) Technical Support
6 3 (10.34%) Support Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (10.34%) Software Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Technical Support Analyst
6 3 (10.34%) SQL DBA
6 3 (10.34%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 3 (10.34%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 3 (10.34%) C# Software Developer
6 3 (10.34%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) MI Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (41.38%) .NET
1 12 (41.38%) ASP.NET
2 6 (20.69%) WCF
3 4 (13.79%) HTML
4 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (10.34%) Ninject
4 3 (10.34%) KnockoutJS
4 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 3 (10.34%) Web Services
5 1 (3.45%) XML
5 1 (3.45%) WinForms
5 1 (3.45%) Ajax
5 1 (3.45%) WPF
5 1 (3.45%) LINQ
5 1 (3.45%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Streaming Music
1 2 (6.90%) Computer Science
1 2 (6.90%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.45%) W3C
2 1 (3.45%) Clustering
2 1 (3.45%) iPhone
2 1 (3.45%) Social Media
2 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (31.03%) Windows
2 2 (6.90%) Linux
2 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (6.90%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (3.45%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (24.14%) MVC
2 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (13.79%) TDD
3 4 (13.79%) Change Management
3 4 (13.79%) ITIL
3 4 (13.79%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (13.79%) ITIL V3
3 4 (13.79%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (10.34%) Web Application Development
4 3 (10.34%) Domain-Driven Design
4 3 (10.34%) Dependency Injection
4 3 (10.34%) CRM
5 2 (6.90%) E-Commerce
5 2 (6.90%) SOA
5 2 (6.90%) Project Management
5 2 (6.90%) Scrum
5 2 (6.90%) Data Analysis
5 2 (6.90%) Software Engineering
5 2 (6.90%) Unit Testing
5 2 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 13 (44.83%) SQL
2 10 (34.48%) C#
3 6 (20.69%) JavaScript
4 3 (10.34%) VB.NET
5 2 (6.90%) C++
6 1 (3.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) Degree
2 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (6.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (6.90%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.45%) MCAD
4 1 (3.45%) MCSD
4 1 (3.45%) CCNA
4 1 (3.45%) CCA
4 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 7 (24.14%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.34%) Terminal Services
2 3 (10.34%) Hyper-V
2 3 (10.34%) XenServer
3 2 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (13.79%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 15 (51.72%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.79%) Oracle
3 3 (10.34%) Business Objects
3 3 (10.34%) Cognos
3 3 (10.34%) Citrix
3 3 (10.34%) VMware
3 3 (10.34%) CheckPoint
4 2 (6.90%) Kofax
4 2 (6.90%) MicroStrategy
4 2 (6.90%) Lotus
5 1 (3.45%) Cisco
5 1 (3.45%) Telerik
5 1 (3.45%) Google
5 1 (3.45%) Typemock
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