The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 6 11 1
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -10
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 72 46 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 26.18% 15.13% 46.37%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 63.72% 64.79% 85.82%
Number of salaries quoted 69 35 82
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,300 £27,900 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,100 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
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 Solihull region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
113 71 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 41.09% 23.36% 54.03%
Number of salaries quoted 88 42 95
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,265 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

SQL Server Salary Trend in Solihull

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Solihull

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Solihull region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Solihull

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 75 (62.50%) .NET
1 75 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 56 (46.67%) C#
3 50 (41.67%) ASP.NET
4 45 (37.50%) HTML
5 44 (36.67%) SQL
6 39 (32.50%) JavaScript
7 37 (30.83%) VB.NET
7 37 (30.83%) Windows
8 34 (28.33%) XML
9 32 (26.67%) CSS
10 30 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
11 24 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
12 23 (19.17%) IIS
12 23 (19.17%) Visual Studio
13 21 (17.50%) T-SQL
13 21 (17.50%) Web Services
14 20 (16.67%) MS Excel
14 20 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
14 20 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 20 (16.67%) Degree
15 19 (15.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 19 (15.83%) Agile Software Development
15 19 (15.83%) Business Intelligence
16 18 (15.00%) SharePoint
16 18 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
16 18 (15.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 17 (14.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 17 (14.17%) Active Directory
18 16 (13.33%) MVC

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 23 (19.17%) IIS
2 18 (15.00%) SharePoint
3 9 (7.50%) MS Exchange
4 8 (6.67%) BizTalk Server
5 7 (5.83%) Lync
6 5 (4.17%) EPiServer CMS
6 5 (4.17%) CMS
7 4 (3.33%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.83%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 20 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 9 (7.50%) MS Office
3 4 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (7.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.67%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.83%) Pivotal CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (4.17%) IaaS
3 4 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (10.83%) Internet
2 10 (8.33%) TCP/IP
3 9 (7.50%) SAN
4 7 (5.83%) NAS
5 5 (4.17%) VLAN
6 4 (3.33%) IP Telephony
6 4 (3.33%) DHCP
7 3 (2.50%) LAN
7 3 (2.50%) WAN
7 3 (2.50%) VPN
7 3 (2.50%) DNS
7 3 (2.50%) Firewall
7 3 (2.50%) Wireless
8 2 (1.67%) FTP
9 1 (0.83%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 20 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 19 (15.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 17 (14.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 16 (13.33%) SQL Server 2005
6 10 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
7 8 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
7 8 (6.67%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.67%) OLAP
9 1 (0.83%) MySQL
9 1 (0.83%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 23 (19.17%) Visual Studio
2 9 (7.50%) Subversion
3 7 (5.83%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (2.50%) MSI
General
1 15 (12.50%) Finance
2 6 (5.00%) Automotive
3 5 (4.17%) Retail
4 3 (2.50%) Advertising
5 1 (0.83%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.83%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 76 (63.33%) Developer
2 39 (32.50%) .NET Developer
3 25 (20.83%) Software Developer
4 17 (14.17%) C# Developer
5 16 (13.33%) .NET Software Developer
6 15 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
7 14 (11.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 14 (11.67%) VB.NET Developer
8 13 (10.83%) Senior Developer
8 13 (10.83%) C# Software Developer
9 12 (10.00%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
10 10 (8.33%) Programmer
11 8 (6.67%) Analyst
11 8 (6.67%) Web Developer
11 8 (6.67%) Consultant
11 8 (6.67%) Software Engineer
11 8 (6.67%) Software Programmer
11 8 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 8 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
12 5 (4.17%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (62.50%) .NET
2 50 (41.67%) ASP.NET
3 45 (37.50%) HTML
4 34 (28.33%) XML
5 32 (26.67%) CSS
6 21 (17.50%) Web Services
7 18 (15.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 15 (12.50%) .NET Framework
9 10 (8.33%) jQuery
9 10 (8.33%) HTML5
10 9 (7.50%) MDX
10 9 (7.50%) Silverlight
11 8 (6.67%) KnockoutJS
11 8 (6.67%) Sass
11 8 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 8 (6.67%) SOAP
12 6 (5.00%) REST
12 6 (5.00%) CSS3
12 6 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
12 6 (5.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 7 (5.83%) Clustering
3 5 (4.17%) Mathematics
4 4 (3.33%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.67%) N-Tier
5 2 (1.67%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.83%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 37 (30.83%) Windows
2 24 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 20 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 18 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (4.17%) Windows 8
6 4 (3.33%) Windows 7
7 3 (2.50%) Android
8 2 (1.67%) UNIX
9 1 (0.83%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (15.83%) Business Intelligence
1 19 (15.83%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (13.33%) MVC
3 12 (10.00%) E-Commerce
3 12 (10.00%) Unit Testing
4 11 (9.17%) Software Engineering
4 11 (9.17%) CRM
5 10 (8.33%) Project Management
5 10 (8.33%) ITIL
6 8 (6.67%) Data Modelling
7 7 (5.83%) Change Control
8 6 (5.00%) Product Management
8 6 (5.00%) Change Management
8 6 (5.00%) Supply Chain Management
9 5 (4.17%) Business Analysis
9 5 (4.17%) Load Balancing
9 5 (4.17%) Configuration Management
9 5 (4.17%) Network Monitoring
10 4 (3.33%) Kalman Filter
10 4 (3.33%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 56 (46.67%) C#
2 44 (36.67%) SQL
3 39 (32.50%) JavaScript
4 37 (30.83%) VB.NET
5 21 (17.50%) T-SQL
6 16 (13.33%) VB
7 14 (11.67%) VB6
8 5 (4.17%) XPath
9 1 (0.83%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.83%) PHP
9 1 (0.83%) C++
9 1 (0.83%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 20 (16.67%) Degree
2 5 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.67%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.67%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.67%) MCPD
4 1 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.83%) MCSE
4 1 (0.83%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.33%) SLA
2 2 (1.67%) QA
System Software
1 17 (14.17%) Active Directory
2 14 (11.67%) Hyper-V
3 8 (6.67%) vSphere
4 4 (3.33%) VMware ESX
4 4 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (1.67%) NFS
Systems Management
1 7 (5.83%) SCCM
1 7 (5.83%) SCOM
2 4 (3.33%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 75 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 13 (10.83%) VMware
3 11 (9.17%) Oracle
4 8 (6.67%) HP
4 8 (6.67%) Cisco
5 7 (5.83%) Citrix
6 5 (4.17%) EPiServer
7 4 (3.33%) Business Objects
8 3 (2.50%) Dell
8 3 (2.50%) EMC
9 2 (1.67%) BMC
9 2 (1.67%) DevExpress
9 2 (1.67%) Red Gate
9 2 (1.67%) Remedy
10 1 (0.83%) Salesforce.com
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