The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Solihull region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 8 8 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 -7
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 56 58 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 19.38% 20.57% 46.27%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 63.64% 71.60% 87.32%
Number of salaries quoted 54 49 90
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,700 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,600 £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.35%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
88 81 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 30.45% 28.72% 52.99%
Number of salaries quoted 73 53 103
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 £30,000 £28,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £37,500 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
SQL Server
West Midlands

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 23 July 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Solihull

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 69 (68.32%) .NET
2 56 (55.45%) Microsoft
3 53 (52.48%) C#
4 45 (44.55%) SQL
5 42 (41.58%) ASP.NET
6 36 (35.64%) VB.NET
7 35 (34.65%) JavaScript
8 34 (33.66%) HTML
9 27 (26.73%) CSS
9 27 (26.73%) XML
10 26 (25.74%) Windows
11 20 (19.80%) T-SQL
11 20 (19.80%) Degree
11 20 (19.80%) SQL Server 2008
12 19 (18.81%) Visual Studio
12 19 (18.81%) MVC
13 18 (17.82%) Web Services
14 17 (16.83%) MS Excel
14 17 (16.83%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 17 (16.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 15 (14.85%) Business Intelligence
16 14 (13.86%) Agile Software Development
17 13 (12.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 13 (12.87%) .NET Framework
17 13 (12.87%) Windows Server 2012
17 13 (12.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 13 (12.87%) IIS
18 12 (11.88%) Finance
18 12 (11.88%) SharePoint
18 12 (11.88%) Computer Science

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 13 (12.87%) IIS
2 12 (11.88%) SharePoint
3 10 (9.90%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (4.95%) MS Exchange
5 4 (3.96%) Lync
5 4 (3.96%) CMS
6 3 (2.97%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (1.98%) EPiServer CMS
8 1 (0.99%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 17 (16.83%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.95%) MS Office
3 4 (3.96%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (5.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.98%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.99%) Pivotal CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.97%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (2.97%) SaaS
2 2 (1.98%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.90%) Internet
2 7 (6.93%) TCP/IP
3 6 (5.94%) SAN
4 4 (3.96%) NAS
4 4 (3.96%) DHCP
5 3 (2.97%) LAN
5 3 (2.97%) WAN
5 3 (2.97%) VPN
5 3 (2.97%) Firewall
5 3 (2.97%) Wireless
6 2 (1.98%) VLAN
6 2 (1.98%) FTP
7 1 (0.99%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.99%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (19.80%) SQL Server 2008
2 17 (16.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (12.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (12.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 11 (10.89%) SQL Server 2005
5 9 (8.91%) Oracle Reports
6 8 (7.92%) Relational Database
7 5 (4.95%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (1.98%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 19 (18.81%) Visual Studio
2 6 (5.94%) Subversion
2 6 (5.94%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (2.97%) MSI
General
1 12 (11.88%) Finance
2 7 (6.93%) Automotive
3 3 (2.97%) Advertising
4 2 (1.98%) Retail
5 1 (0.99%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 65 (64.36%) Developer
2 33 (32.67%) .NET Developer
3 22 (21.78%) Software Developer
4 13 (12.87%) Analyst
4 13 (12.87%) C# Developer
5 12 (11.88%) C# .NET Developer
5 12 (11.88%) .NET Software Developer
6 11 (10.89%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 11 (10.89%) C# Software Developer
7 10 (9.90%) VB.NET Developer
7 10 (9.90%) Programmer
8 9 (8.91%) ASP.NET Developer
8 9 (8.91%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
9 8 (7.92%) Software Programmer
9 8 (7.92%) Web Developer
9 8 (7.92%) Consultant
10 7 (6.93%) Software Engineer
10 7 (6.93%) Senior Developer
10 7 (6.93%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 6 (5.94%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (68.32%) .NET
2 42 (41.58%) ASP.NET
3 34 (33.66%) HTML
4 27 (26.73%) XML
4 27 (26.73%) CSS
5 18 (17.82%) Web Services
6 17 (16.83%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 13 (12.87%) .NET Framework
8 9 (8.91%) Ajax
8 9 (8.91%) HTML5
8 9 (8.91%) MDX
8 9 (8.91%) Silverlight
8 9 (8.91%) jQuery
9 8 (7.92%) SOAP
10 7 (6.93%) ASP.NET MVC
11 6 (5.94%) WCF
11 6 (5.94%) WPF
11 6 (5.94%) REST
11 6 (5.94%) CSS3
11 6 (5.94%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.88%) Computer Science
2 7 (6.93%) Mathematics
3 4 (3.96%) Clustering
3 4 (3.96%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.98%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.98%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.99%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.99%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 26 (25.74%) Windows
2 13 (12.87%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (9.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (8.91%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (4.95%) Windows 8
6 3 (2.97%) UNIX
6 3 (2.97%) Windows 7
6 3 (2.97%) Android
7 2 (1.98%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (18.81%) MVC
2 15 (14.85%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (13.86%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (10.89%) Unit Testing
5 10 (9.90%) Project Management
6 9 (8.91%) E-Commerce
6 9 (8.91%) Software Engineering
7 8 (7.92%) Data Modelling
7 8 (7.92%) CRM
8 6 (5.94%) Product Management
9 5 (4.95%) ITIL
10 4 (3.96%) OO
10 4 (3.96%) Business Analysis
10 4 (3.96%) Test Scripting
10 4 (3.96%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (3.96%) Web Development
10 4 (3.96%) Time Management
10 4 (3.96%) Waterfall
10 4 (3.96%) Change Control
10 4 (3.96%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 53 (52.48%) C#
2 45 (44.55%) SQL
3 36 (35.64%) VB.NET
4 35 (34.65%) JavaScript
5 20 (19.80%) T-SQL
6 9 (8.91%) VB
7 7 (6.93%) VB6
8 5 (4.95%) XPath
9 1 (0.99%) VBA
9 1 (0.99%) C++
9 1 (0.99%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 20 (19.80%) Degree
2 4 (3.96%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.98%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.98%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.99%) MCPD
4 1 (0.99%) MCSE
4 1 (0.99%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.96%) SLA
2 1 (0.99%) QA
System Software
1 11 (10.89%) Active Directory
2 9 (8.91%) Hyper-V
3 4 (3.96%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (2.97%) vSphere
5 2 (1.98%) NFS
6 1 (0.99%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (3.96%) SCCM
1 4 (3.96%) SCOM
2 1 (0.99%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 56 (55.45%) Microsoft
2 10 (9.90%) Oracle
3 7 (6.93%) VMware
4 4 (3.96%) EPiServer
4 4 (3.96%) Business Objects
4 4 (3.96%) Cisco
4 4 (3.96%) HP
4 4 (3.96%) Citrix
5 3 (2.97%) Dell
6 2 (1.98%) BMC
6 2 (1.98%) Remedy
7 1 (0.99%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.99%) DevExpress
7 1 (0.99%) Red Gate
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