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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 5 9 5
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 68 51 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 21.05% 18.82% 28.36%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 68.69% 46.79% 56.52%
Number of salaries quoted 58 42 70
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £52,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
99 109 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 30.65% 40.22% 50.18%
Number of salaries quoted 76 55 80
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,650 £25,850 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £55,000 £70,000
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 30 January 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Solihull

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 89 (65.93%) .NET
2 73 (54.07%) C#
3 63 (46.67%) HTML
4 60 (44.44%) ASP.NET
5 59 (43.70%) SQL
5 59 (43.70%) Microsoft
6 54 (40.00%) CSS
7 51 (37.78%) JavaScript
7 51 (37.78%) Agile Software Development
8 35 (25.93%) MVC
9 32 (23.70%) VB.NET
10 30 (22.22%) XML
10 30 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
11 29 (21.48%) Software Engineering
12 27 (20.00%) Windows
13 26 (19.26%) SharePoint
14 23 (17.04%) Web Services
14 23 (17.04%) T-SQL
15 21 (15.56%) Analytical Skills
16 18 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
16 18 (13.33%) jQuery
17 17 (12.59%) MS Excel
18 16 (11.85%) IIS
18 16 (11.85%) Unit Testing
18 16 (11.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 15 (11.11%) .NET Framework
19 15 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
19 15 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
19 15 (11.11%) Configuration Management
19 15 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 26 (19.26%) SharePoint
2 16 (11.85%) IIS
3 7 (5.19%) MS Exchange
3 7 (5.19%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (4.44%) EPiServer CMS
4 6 (4.44%) BizTalk Server
4 6 (4.44%) CMS
5 5 (3.70%) Lync
6 2 (1.48%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.74%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 17 (12.59%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.44%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (8.89%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.44%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (4.44%) IaaS
2 4 (2.96%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.74%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.93%) Internet
2 7 (5.19%) SAN
3 6 (4.44%) VLAN
3 6 (4.44%) DNS
3 6 (4.44%) TCP/IP
4 5 (3.70%) IP Telephony
4 5 (3.70%) NAS
5 2 (1.48%) Firewall
6 1 (0.74%) LAN
6 1 (0.74%) WAN
6 1 (0.74%) VPN
6 1 (0.74%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (11.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 15 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (9.63%) SQL Server 2005
4 11 (8.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (7.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (5.19%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (2.22%) SQL Server 2000
7 3 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (2.22%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (1.48%) MySQL
9 1 (0.74%) MS Access
9 1 (0.74%) Informix
Development Applications
1 10 (7.41%) Visual Studio
2 7 (5.19%) NUnit
3 4 (2.96%) Selenium
4 2 (1.48%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.48%) Hudson
4 2 (1.48%) Subversion
5 1 (0.74%) WebDriver
General
1 10 (7.41%) Retail
2 4 (2.96%) Finance
3 3 (2.22%) Automotive
4 2 (1.48%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.74%) Back Office
5 1 (0.74%) Advertising
5 1 (0.74%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.74%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 78 (57.78%) Developer
2 50 (37.04%) .NET Developer
3 39 (28.89%) C# Developer
4 37 (27.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 37 (27.41%) C# .NET Developer
5 33 (24.44%) Software Developer
6 28 (20.74%) ASP.NET Developer
7 24 (17.78%) .NET Software Developer
8 22 (16.30%) C# Software Developer
9 19 (14.07%) Senior Developer
10 18 (13.33%) VB.NET Developer
11 10 (7.41%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
11 10 (7.41%) DBA
11 10 (7.41%) SQL DBA
12 9 (6.67%) Software Tester
12 9 (6.67%) Tester
13 8 (5.93%) Architect
13 8 (5.93%) Consultant
13 8 (5.93%) Systems Engineer
14 7 (5.19%) Applications Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (65.93%) .NET
2 63 (46.67%) HTML
3 60 (44.44%) ASP.NET
4 54 (40.00%) CSS
5 30 (22.22%) XML
5 30 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
6 23 (17.04%) Web Services
7 18 (13.33%) jQuery
8 15 (11.11%) .NET Framework
9 10 (7.41%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 10 (7.41%) LINQ
9 10 (7.41%) WCF
9 10 (7.41%) SOAP
10 9 (6.67%) WPF
10 9 (6.67%) Silverlight
11 8 (5.93%) REST
12 7 (5.19%) HTML5
13 5 (3.70%) Software Packaging
13 5 (3.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 4 (2.96%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 21 (15.56%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (5.93%) Open Source
3 5 (3.70%) Management Information System
3 5 (3.70%) Clustering
4 3 (2.22%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.48%) EqualLogic
6 1 (0.74%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.74%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 27 (20.00%) Windows
2 18 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 15 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.74%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (37.78%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (25.93%) MVC
3 29 (21.48%) Software Engineering
4 16 (11.85%) Unit Testing
5 15 (11.11%) Configuration Management
6 14 (10.37%) CRM
7 13 (9.63%) TDD
8 12 (8.89%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (6.67%) ITIL
9 9 (6.67%) E-Commerce
9 9 (6.67%) Manual Testing
9 9 (6.67%) Time Management
9 9 (6.67%) Test Automation
10 8 (5.93%) Automated Testing
10 8 (5.93%) Change Management
11 7 (5.19%) Project Management
11 7 (5.19%) Release Management
11 7 (5.19%) Waterfall
12 6 (4.44%) Mentoring
12 6 (4.44%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 73 (54.07%) C#
2 59 (43.70%) SQL
3 51 (37.78%) JavaScript
4 32 (23.70%) VB.NET
5 23 (17.04%) T-SQL
6 12 (8.89%) VB
7 11 (8.15%) VB6
8 5 (3.70%) VBA
9 3 (2.22%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.48%) XPath
11 1 (0.74%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (8.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (7.41%) Degree
3 3 (2.22%) ISEB
3 3 (2.22%) ISTQB
3 3 (2.22%) MCPD
4 2 (1.48%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.74%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.19%) QA
System Software
1 11 (8.15%) Active Directory
1 11 (8.15%) Hyper-V
1 11 (8.15%) vSphere
2 5 (3.70%) VMware ESX
3 3 (2.22%) XenApp
4 2 (1.48%) XenDesktop
4 2 (1.48%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (3.70%) SCCM
1 5 (3.70%) SCOM
1 5 (3.70%) SCDPM
2 2 (1.48%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 2 (1.48%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 59 (43.70%) Microsoft
2 13 (9.63%) VMware
3 10 (7.41%) Oracle
4 9 (6.67%) Citrix
5 7 (5.19%) HP
5 7 (5.19%) Cisco
6 6 (4.44%) EPiServer
6 6 (4.44%) EMC
7 3 (2.22%) NetApp
7 3 (2.22%) Red Gate
7 3 (2.22%) DevExpress
8 2 (1.48%) Dell
8 2 (1.48%) Symantec
9 1 (0.74%) Veeam
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