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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 2 14 10
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -4
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 72 44 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 25.35% 15.49% 22.04%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 79.12% 51.16% 51.43%
Number of salaries quoted 66 35 53
Average salary £35,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,250 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +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
91 86 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 32.04% 30.28% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 82 48 64
Average salary £33,500 £34,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.59% -7.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +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 28 April 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Solihull

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 96 (68.09%) .NET
2 79 (56.03%) C#
3 60 (42.55%) HTML
3 60 (42.55%) ASP.NET
4 58 (41.13%) SQL
5 57 (40.43%) Microsoft
6 56 (39.72%) JavaScript
7 54 (38.30%) CSS
8 45 (31.91%) Agile Software Development
9 39 (27.66%) MVC
10 36 (25.53%) XML
11 35 (24.82%) Web Services
12 34 (24.11%) VB.NET
12 34 (24.11%) MS Excel
12 34 (24.11%) Software Engineering
13 30 (21.28%) .NET Framework
13 30 (21.28%) ASP.NET MVC
14 29 (20.57%) Windows
15 28 (19.86%) Analytical Skills
16 24 (17.02%) SharePoint
17 19 (13.48%) Unit Testing
17 19 (13.48%) jQuery
18 18 (12.77%) WCF
18 18 (12.77%) T-SQL
19 17 (12.06%) VB
19 17 (12.06%) Configuration Management
20 16 (11.35%) Oracle
20 16 (11.35%) SOAP
20 16 (11.35%) SQL Server 2005
20 16 (11.35%) Manual Testing

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 24 (17.02%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.84%) IIS
3 3 (2.13%) CMS
4 2 (1.42%) Joomla!
4 2 (1.42%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.42%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (1.42%) EPiServer CMS
4 2 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.71%) GlassFish
Applications
1 34 (24.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (7.09%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.84%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.42%) IaaS
4 1 (0.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.13%) TCP/IP
1 3 (2.13%) DNS
1 3 (2.13%) Internet
1 3 (2.13%) VLAN
2 2 (1.42%) Firewall
3 1 (0.71%) SAN
3 1 (0.71%) VPN
3 1 (0.71%) LAN
3 1 (0.71%) WAN
3 1 (0.71%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (11.35%) SQL Server 2005
2 15 (10.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (7.80%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (6.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (6.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (4.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (4.26%) SQL Server 2000
6 4 (2.84%) MySQL
6 4 (2.84%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.42%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.71%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.71%) Informix
8 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 13 (9.22%) NUnit
2 12 (8.51%) Visual Studio
3 6 (4.26%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (2.84%) Git (software)
4 4 (2.84%) Selenium
5 3 (2.13%) MSTest
6 2 (1.42%) PHPUnit
6 2 (1.42%) Hudson
7 1 (0.71%) Jasmine
7 1 (0.71%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.71%) Subversion
7 1 (0.71%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.71%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (2.84%) Retail
2 2 (1.42%) Back Office
2 2 (1.42%) Finance
2 2 (1.42%) Automotive
3 1 (0.71%) Law
3 1 (0.71%) Advertising
3 1 (0.71%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 85 (60.28%) Developer
2 57 (40.43%) .NET Developer
3 46 (32.62%) C# Developer
3 46 (32.62%) C# .NET Developer
4 36 (25.53%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 31 (21.99%) ASP.NET Developer
6 23 (16.31%) Senior Developer
7 21 (14.89%) Software Developer
8 18 (12.77%) VB.NET Developer
9 16 (11.35%) Senior .NET Developer
10 15 (10.64%) .NET Software Developer
11 14 (9.93%) Architect
12 13 (9.22%) Tester
12 13 (9.22%) Software Tester
12 13 (9.22%) C# Software Developer
12 13 (9.22%) Senior Architect
13 11 (7.80%) C# Architect
13 11 (7.80%) Senior C# Developer
13 11 (7.80%) .NET Architect
13 11 (7.80%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (68.09%) .NET
2 60 (42.55%) ASP.NET
2 60 (42.55%) HTML
3 54 (38.30%) CSS
4 36 (25.53%) XML
5 35 (24.82%) Web Services
6 30 (21.28%) ASP.NET MVC
6 30 (21.28%) .NET Framework
7 19 (13.48%) jQuery
8 18 (12.77%) WCF
9 16 (11.35%) SOAP
10 15 (10.64%) Entity Framework
11 14 (9.93%) Silverlight
12 12 (8.51%) LINQ
12 12 (8.51%) WPF
13 11 (7.80%) REST
14 9 (6.38%) WinForms
14 9 (6.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 4 (2.84%) Ajax
15 4 (2.84%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 28 (19.86%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (9.93%) Open Source
3 8 (5.67%) Computer Science
4 5 (3.55%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.84%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.42%) EqualLogic
7 1 (0.71%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (0.71%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 29 (20.57%) Windows
2 5 (3.55%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (3.55%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (2.13%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (1.42%) UNIX
4 2 (1.42%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (31.91%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (27.66%) MVC
3 34 (24.11%) Software Engineering
4 19 (13.48%) Unit Testing
5 17 (12.06%) Configuration Management
6 16 (11.35%) Manual Testing
6 16 (11.35%) Test Automation
7 15 (10.64%) Time Management
7 15 (10.64%) Automated Testing
7 15 (10.64%) TDD
8 11 (7.80%) ITIL
8 11 (7.80%) CRM
9 10 (7.09%) Usability Testing
9 10 (7.09%) Waterfall
10 9 (6.38%) Mentoring
11 8 (5.67%) Business Intelligence
12 7 (4.96%) Project Management
12 7 (4.96%) Business Analysis
12 7 (4.96%) Release Management
13 6 (4.26%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 79 (56.03%) C#
2 58 (41.13%) SQL
3 56 (39.72%) JavaScript
4 34 (24.11%) VB.NET
5 18 (12.77%) T-SQL
6 17 (12.06%) VB
7 9 (6.38%) VB6
8 8 (5.67%) C
9 7 (4.96%) VBA
10 2 (1.42%) XPath
10 2 (1.42%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.42%) PHP
11 1 (0.71%) C++
11 1 (0.71%) Delphi
11 1 (0.71%) Java
11 1 (0.71%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (8.51%) Degree
2 8 (5.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (4.26%) ISEB
4 3 (2.13%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.13%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.71%) MCPD
5 1 (0.71%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.26%) QA
System Software
1 5 (3.55%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.84%) Hyper-V
2 4 (2.84%) vSphere
3 2 (1.42%) XenApp
3 2 (1.42%) XenDesktop
3 2 (1.42%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.42%) Backup Exec
1 2 (1.42%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 57 (40.43%) Microsoft
2 16 (11.35%) Oracle
3 4 (2.84%) VMware
4 3 (2.13%) Citrix
5 2 (1.42%) NetApp
5 2 (1.42%) Symantec
5 2 (1.42%) Zend
5 2 (1.42%) EPiServer
5 2 (1.42%) Dell
5 2 (1.42%) EMC
6 1 (0.71%) Cisco
6 1 (0.71%) Veeam
6 1 (0.71%) DevExpress
6 1 (0.71%) Red Gate
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £24000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £23000.00 - £27000 per annum
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Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + benefits, dynamic environment
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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ISL
Posted: 4 days ago
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ISL
Posted: 4 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Posted: 4 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Posted: 4 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Posted: 4 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £24000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Solihull
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
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Anderson Lamb
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum plus bonus & benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Solihull
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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Solihull
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
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Jumar Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + pension contribution, gym membership
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Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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