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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 4 12 11
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 78 46 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 24.45% 16.97% 23.02%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 81.25% 44.23% 42.65%
Number of salaries quoted 65 38 54
Average salary £40,000 £38,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
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
96 104 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 30.09% 38.38% 53.97%
Number of salaries quoted 74 50 64
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £23,550
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 4 March 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Solihull

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 93 (68.38%) .NET
2 77 (56.62%) C#
3 65 (47.79%) ASP.NET
4 64 (47.06%) HTML
5 60 (44.12%) SQL
6 57 (41.91%) CSS
7 56 (41.18%) JavaScript
8 54 (39.71%) Microsoft
9 50 (36.76%) Agile Software Development
10 38 (27.94%) MVC
11 36 (26.47%) Software Engineering
11 36 (26.47%) ASP.NET MVC
12 33 (24.26%) VB.NET
13 30 (22.06%) XML
14 27 (19.85%) Web Services
14 27 (19.85%) SharePoint
15 24 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
16 23 (16.91%) MS Excel
16 23 (16.91%) Windows
16 23 (16.91%) .NET Framework
17 22 (16.18%) T-SQL
18 20 (14.71%) jQuery
18 20 (14.71%) Unit Testing
19 16 (11.76%) Configuration Management
20 14 (10.29%) Oracle
20 14 (10.29%) CRM
20 14 (10.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
21 13 (9.56%) Time Management
21 13 (9.56%) Test Automation
21 13 (9.56%) Manual Testing

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 27 (19.85%) SharePoint
2 8 (5.88%) IIS
3 4 (2.94%) MS Exchange
3 4 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (2.21%) EPiServer CMS
4 3 (2.21%) CMS
4 3 (2.21%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.47%) Lync
5 2 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 23 (16.91%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.21%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (8.82%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (2.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.21%) IaaS
3 1 (0.74%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.41%) Internet
2 4 (2.94%) DNS
2 4 (2.94%) SAN
2 4 (2.94%) TCP/IP
2 4 (2.94%) VLAN
3 2 (1.47%) Firewall
3 2 (1.47%) IP Telephony
3 2 (1.47%) NAS
4 1 (0.74%) Network Security
4 1 (0.74%) LAN
4 1 (0.74%) WAN
4 1 (0.74%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (9.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 10 (7.35%) SQL Server 2005
2 10 (7.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (6.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (4.41%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (2.21%) SQL Server 2000
6 3 (2.21%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.74%) Informix
8 1 (0.74%) MS Access
8 1 (0.74%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (8.09%) NUnit
2 9 (6.62%) Visual Studio
3 4 (2.94%) Selenium
4 2 (1.47%) Hudson
4 2 (1.47%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.74%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (5.88%) Retail
2 4 (2.94%) Automotive
3 2 (1.47%) Finance
3 2 (1.47%) Back Office
4 1 (0.74%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.74%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.74%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 81 (59.56%) Developer
2 56 (41.18%) .NET Developer
3 44 (32.35%) C# Developer
4 43 (31.62%) C# .NET Developer
5 41 (30.15%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 35 (25.74%) ASP.NET Developer
7 32 (23.53%) Software Developer
8 23 (16.91%) .NET Software Developer
9 20 (14.71%) Senior Developer
9 20 (14.71%) C# Software Developer
10 18 (13.24%) VB.NET Developer
11 13 (9.56%) Senior .NET Developer
11 13 (9.56%) Software Tester
11 13 (9.56%) Tester
12 12 (8.82%) Architect
13 11 (8.09%) Senior Architect
13 11 (8.09%) Consultant
14 10 (7.35%) Applications Consultant
14 10 (7.35%) CRM Consultant
15 9 (6.62%) C# Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (68.38%) .NET
2 65 (47.79%) ASP.NET
3 64 (47.06%) HTML
4 57 (41.91%) CSS
5 36 (26.47%) ASP.NET MVC
6 30 (22.06%) XML
7 27 (19.85%) Web Services
8 23 (16.91%) .NET Framework
9 20 (14.71%) jQuery
10 14 (10.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 12 (8.82%) WCF
11 12 (8.82%) Silverlight
12 11 (8.09%) LINQ
12 11 (8.09%) SOAP
13 10 (7.35%) WPF
14 9 (6.62%) REST
15 7 (5.15%) HTML5
16 6 (4.41%) WinForms
17 4 (2.94%) CSS3
18 3 (2.21%) CSLA
Miscellaneous
1 24 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (8.82%) Open Source
3 6 (4.41%) Computer Science
4 5 (3.68%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.47%) Clustering
5 2 (1.47%) EqualLogic
6 1 (0.74%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (0.74%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 23 (16.91%) Windows
2 9 (6.62%) Windows Server 2012
2 9 (6.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (5.15%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.74%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (36.76%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (27.94%) MVC
3 36 (26.47%) Software Engineering
4 20 (14.71%) Unit Testing
5 16 (11.76%) Configuration Management
6 14 (10.29%) CRM
7 13 (9.56%) Time Management
7 13 (9.56%) Test Automation
7 13 (9.56%) Manual Testing
8 12 (8.82%) TDD
8 12 (8.82%) Automated Testing
9 10 (7.35%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (7.35%) Usability Testing
9 10 (7.35%) Waterfall
10 8 (5.88%) Project Management
10 8 (5.88%) Mentoring
11 7 (5.15%) Release Management
12 6 (4.41%) ITIL
13 5 (3.68%) Systems Analysis
13 5 (3.68%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 77 (56.62%) C#
2 60 (44.12%) SQL
3 56 (41.18%) JavaScript
4 33 (24.26%) VB.NET
5 22 (16.18%) T-SQL
6 12 (8.82%) VB
7 8 (5.88%) VB6
8 6 (4.41%) VBA
9 2 (1.47%) C
9 2 (1.47%) XPath
9 2 (1.47%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (8.82%) Microsoft Certification
1 12 (8.82%) Degree
2 7 (5.15%) VCP4
3 3 (2.21%) ISTQB
3 3 (2.21%) ISEB
4 2 (1.47%) MCPD
4 2 (1.47%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.15%) QA
System Software
1 7 (5.15%) Hyper-V
1 7 (5.15%) vSphere
1 7 (5.15%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.21%) XenApp
3 2 (1.47%) VMware ESX
3 2 (1.47%) XenDesktop
3 2 (1.47%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.47%) Backup Exec
1 2 (1.47%) SCCM
1 2 (1.47%) SCOM
1 2 (1.47%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 2 (1.47%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 54 (39.71%) Microsoft
2 14 (10.29%) Oracle
3 8 (5.88%) VMware
4 6 (4.41%) Citrix
5 3 (2.21%) EPiServer
5 3 (2.21%) Cisco
5 3 (2.21%) HP
5 3 (2.21%) NetApp
5 3 (2.21%) EMC
6 2 (1.47%) Symantec
6 2 (1.47%) Dell
6 2 (1.47%) DevExpress
6 2 (1.47%) Red Gate
7 1 (0.74%) Veeam
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