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 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 6 15 1
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -14
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 66 44 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 26.19% 13.79% 42.99%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 57.39% 62.86% 85.59%
Number of salaries quoted 63 30 74
Average salary £37,500 £35,250 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.38% +3.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,600 £27,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,978 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
115 70 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 45.63% 21.94% 50.23%
Number of salaries quoted 81 36 87
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,265 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 15 September 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Solihull

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 78 (64.46%) .NET
2 76 (62.81%) Microsoft
3 60 (49.59%) C#
4 53 (43.80%) ASP.NET
5 49 (40.50%) HTML
6 42 (34.71%) SQL
7 40 (33.06%) JavaScript
8 39 (32.23%) VB.NET
9 36 (29.75%) Windows
10 35 (28.93%) CSS
11 34 (28.10%) XML
12 29 (23.97%) Agile Software Development
12 29 (23.97%) SQL Server 2008
13 24 (19.83%) Visual Studio
13 24 (19.83%) Windows Server 2012
14 22 (18.18%) IIS
15 20 (16.53%) T-SQL
15 20 (16.53%) Web Services
15 20 (16.53%) Windows Server 2003
16 19 (15.70%) MS Excel
16 19 (15.70%) Degree
17 18 (14.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 18 (14.88%) Windows Server 2008
17 18 (14.88%) SharePoint
17 18 (14.88%) MVC
17 18 (14.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 18 (14.88%) Analytical Skills
18 17 (14.05%) Active Directory
18 17 (14.05%) Business Intelligence
18 17 (14.05%) VB

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 22 (18.18%) IIS
2 18 (14.88%) SharePoint
3 9 (7.44%) MS Exchange
4 8 (6.61%) BizTalk Server
5 7 (5.79%) Lync
6 5 (4.13%) EPiServer CMS
6 5 (4.13%) CMS
7 4 (3.31%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (3.31%) 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 19 (15.70%) MS Excel
2 9 (7.44%) MS Office
3 4 (3.31%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (6.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.65%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.83%) Pivotal CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (4.13%) IaaS
3 4 (3.31%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (11.57%) Internet
2 10 (8.26%) TCP/IP
3 9 (7.44%) SAN
4 7 (5.79%) NAS
5 5 (4.13%) VLAN
6 4 (3.31%) IP Telephony
6 4 (3.31%) DHCP
7 3 (2.48%) LAN
7 3 (2.48%) WAN
7 3 (2.48%) VPN
7 3 (2.48%) DNS
7 3 (2.48%) Firewall
7 3 (2.48%) Wireless
8 2 (1.65%) FTP
9 1 (0.83%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (23.97%) SQL Server 2008
2 18 (14.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 17 (14.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (13.22%) SQL Server 2005
5 15 (12.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 10 (8.26%) Oracle Reports
7 8 (6.61%) SQL Server 2012
7 8 (6.61%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.83%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.83%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 24 (19.83%) Visual Studio
2 9 (7.44%) Subversion
3 6 (4.96%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (2.48%) MSI
5 1 (0.83%) Hudson
General
1 13 (10.74%) Finance
2 7 (5.79%) Automotive
3 5 (4.13%) Retail
4 3 (2.48%) Advertising
5 1 (0.83%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.83%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 78 (64.46%) Developer
2 39 (32.23%) .NET Developer
3 28 (23.14%) Software Developer
4 17 (14.05%) C# Developer
4 17 (14.05%) .NET Software Developer
5 15 (12.40%) C# .NET Developer
5 15 (12.40%) Senior Developer
5 15 (12.40%) VB.NET Developer
6 14 (11.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 14 (11.57%) C# Software Developer
7 12 (9.92%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
8 9 (7.44%) Programmer
9 8 (6.61%) Analyst
9 8 (6.61%) Web Developer
9 8 (6.61%) Software Engineer
9 8 (6.61%) Software Programmer
10 7 (5.79%) Consultant
10 7 (5.79%) ASP.NET Developer
11 6 (4.96%) Web Applications Developer
11 6 (4.96%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (64.46%) .NET
2 53 (43.80%) ASP.NET
3 49 (40.50%) HTML
4 35 (28.93%) CSS
5 34 (28.10%) XML
6 20 (16.53%) Web Services
7 18 (14.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 17 (14.05%) .NET Framework
9 13 (10.74%) HTML5
10 11 (9.09%) jQuery
11 9 (7.44%) Silverlight
11 9 (7.44%) MDX
12 8 (6.61%) SOAP
12 8 (6.61%) CSS3
12 8 (6.61%) KnockoutJS
12 8 (6.61%) Sass
12 8 (6.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 7 (5.79%) ASP.NET MVC
14 6 (4.96%) LINQ
14 6 (4.96%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 18 (14.88%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (9.92%) Computer Science
3 7 (5.79%) Clustering
4 5 (4.13%) Mathematics
5 3 (2.48%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.65%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.65%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.83%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 36 (29.75%) Windows
2 24 (19.83%) Windows Server 2012
3 20 (16.53%) Windows Server 2003
4 18 (14.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (4.13%) Windows 8
6 4 (3.31%) Windows 7
7 3 (2.48%) Android
8 2 (1.65%) UNIX
9 1 (0.83%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (23.97%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (14.88%) MVC
3 17 (14.05%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (9.92%) E-Commerce
5 11 (9.09%) Software Engineering
5 11 (9.09%) Unit Testing
6 10 (8.26%) ITIL
6 10 (8.26%) Project Management
6 10 (8.26%) CRM
7 7 (5.79%) Product Management
7 7 (5.79%) Change Control
8 6 (4.96%) Change Management
8 6 (4.96%) Data Modelling
8 6 (4.96%) Supply Chain Management
9 5 (4.13%) Business Analysis
9 5 (4.13%) Load Balancing
9 5 (4.13%) Configuration Management
9 5 (4.13%) Network Monitoring
9 5 (4.13%) People Management
10 4 (3.31%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 60 (49.59%) C#
2 42 (34.71%) SQL
3 40 (33.06%) JavaScript
4 39 (32.23%) VB.NET
5 20 (16.53%) T-SQL
6 17 (14.05%) VB
7 15 (12.40%) VB6
8 5 (4.13%) XPath
9 1 (0.83%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.83%) PHP
9 1 (0.83%) C++
9 1 (0.83%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 19 (15.70%) Degree
2 5 (4.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.65%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.65%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.65%) MCPD
4 1 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.83%) MCSE
4 1 (0.83%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.31%) SLA
2 2 (1.65%) QA
System Software
1 17 (14.05%) Active Directory
2 14 (11.57%) Hyper-V
3 8 (6.61%) vSphere
4 4 (3.31%) VMware ESX
4 4 (3.31%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (1.65%) NFS
Systems Management
1 7 (5.79%) SCCM
1 7 (5.79%) SCOM
2 4 (3.31%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 76 (62.81%) Microsoft
2 13 (10.74%) VMware
3 11 (9.09%) Oracle
4 8 (6.61%) HP
4 8 (6.61%) Cisco
5 7 (5.79%) Citrix
6 5 (4.13%) EPiServer
7 4 (3.31%) Business Objects
8 3 (2.48%) Dell
8 3 (2.48%) EMC
9 2 (1.65%) BMC
9 2 (1.65%) DevExpress
9 2 (1.65%) Red Gate
9 2 (1.65%) Remedy
10 1 (0.83%) Salesforce.com
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