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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 9 6 4
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 60 60 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 17.80% 21.66% 37.32%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 52.63% 63.16% 78.79%
Number of salaries quoted 55 52 72
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,650
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £44,750 £41,000
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
114 95 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 33.83% 34.30% 47.37%
Number of salaries quoted 89 62 78
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £41,750 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 19 December 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Solihull

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 82 (65.08%) .NET
2 69 (54.76%) C#
3 65 (51.59%) Microsoft
4 62 (49.21%) HTML
5 56 (44.44%) ASP.NET
6 52 (41.27%) SQL
7 49 (38.89%) JavaScript
7 49 (38.89%) CSS
8 48 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
9 39 (30.95%) VB.NET
10 32 (25.40%) MVC
11 29 (23.02%) XML
12 28 (22.22%) Windows
13 24 (19.05%) SQL Server 2008
14 23 (18.25%) ASP.NET MVC
15 22 (17.46%) Windows Server 2012
16 21 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
16 21 (16.67%) T-SQL
16 21 (16.67%) IIS
17 20 (15.87%) Analytical Skills
18 19 (15.08%) jQuery
18 19 (15.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 19 (15.08%) Software Engineering
19 18 (14.29%) SharePoint
20 17 (13.49%) Web Services
21 15 (11.90%) .NET Framework
21 15 (11.90%) VB
21 15 (11.90%) VB6
21 15 (11.90%) Windows Server 2008
21 15 (11.90%) Business Intelligence

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 21 (16.67%) IIS
2 18 (14.29%) SharePoint
3 8 (6.35%) MS Exchange
4 7 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (4.76%) Lync
6 5 (3.97%) EPiServer CMS
6 5 (3.97%) BizTalk Server
6 5 (3.97%) CMS
7 2 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.79%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 14 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 8 (6.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (6.35%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.97%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (3.97%) IaaS
2 2 (1.59%) SaaS
3 1 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (9.52%) Internet
2 7 (5.56%) SAN
3 6 (4.76%) TCP/IP
3 6 (4.76%) IP Telephony
3 6 (4.76%) NAS
4 5 (3.97%) VLAN
4 5 (3.97%) DNS
5 1 (0.79%) Firewall
5 1 (0.79%) VPN
5 1 (0.79%) LAN
5 1 (0.79%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (19.05%) SQL Server 2008
2 19 (15.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 14 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (10.32%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (3.17%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (2.38%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (1.59%) MySQL
9 1 (0.79%) Informix
9 1 (0.79%) MS Access
9 1 (0.79%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 12 (9.52%) Visual Studio
2 7 (5.56%) Subversion
3 4 (3.17%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.59%) Hudson
4 2 (1.59%) Selenium
4 2 (1.59%) NUnit
5 1 (0.79%) WebDriver
General
1 10 (7.94%) Retail
2 9 (7.14%) Finance
3 5 (3.97%) Automotive
4 2 (1.59%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.79%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.79%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 81 (64.29%) Developer
2 46 (36.51%) .NET Developer
3 36 (28.57%) Software Developer
4 34 (26.98%) C# Developer
5 31 (24.60%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 31 (24.60%) C# .NET Developer
6 23 (18.25%) .NET Software Developer
6 23 (18.25%) ASP.NET Developer
7 22 (17.46%) C# Software Developer
8 19 (15.08%) VB.NET Developer
9 14 (11.11%) Senior Developer
9 14 (11.11%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
10 10 (7.94%) SQL DBA
10 10 (7.94%) DBA
11 8 (6.35%) Software Engineer
12 7 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
12 7 (5.56%) SQL Server DBA
12 7 (5.56%) Team Leader
13 6 (4.76%) Technical Team Leader
13 6 (4.76%) Infrastructure Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (65.08%) .NET
2 62 (49.21%) HTML
3 56 (44.44%) ASP.NET
4 49 (38.89%) CSS
5 29 (23.02%) XML
6 23 (18.25%) ASP.NET MVC
7 19 (15.08%) jQuery
8 17 (13.49%) Web Services
9 15 (11.90%) .NET Framework
10 14 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 9 (7.14%) HTML5
11 9 (7.14%) LINQ
12 8 (6.35%) WCF
12 8 (6.35%) WPF
13 7 (5.56%) SOAP
13 7 (5.56%) Silverlight
13 7 (5.56%) REST
14 6 (4.76%) Software Packaging
14 6 (4.76%) KnockoutJS
14 6 (4.76%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 20 (15.87%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.76%) Clustering
3 4 (3.17%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.38%) Open Source
5 2 (1.59%) N-Tier
5 2 (1.59%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.79%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (0.79%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 28 (22.22%) Windows
2 22 (17.46%) Windows Server 2012
3 21 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 15 (11.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.79%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.79%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (25.40%) MVC
3 19 (15.08%) Software Engineering
4 15 (11.90%) Business Intelligence
5 13 (10.32%) TDD
6 12 (9.52%) Unit Testing
7 10 (7.94%) CRM
8 9 (7.14%) E-Commerce
9 8 (6.35%) ITIL
9 8 (6.35%) Configuration Management
10 7 (5.56%) Change Management
11 6 (4.76%) Project Management
11 6 (4.76%) Change Control
11 6 (4.76%) Kalman Filter
12 5 (3.97%) Mentoring
12 5 (3.97%) Network Monitoring
12 5 (3.97%) Supply Chain Management
12 5 (3.97%) Load Balancing
13 4 (3.17%) Business Analysis
13 4 (3.17%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 69 (54.76%) C#
2 52 (41.27%) SQL
3 49 (38.89%) JavaScript
4 39 (30.95%) VB.NET
5 21 (16.67%) T-SQL
6 15 (11.90%) VB
6 15 (11.90%) VB6
7 5 (3.97%) XPath
8 3 (2.38%) VBA
9 1 (0.79%) PHP
9 1 (0.79%) C++
9 1 (0.79%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (8.73%) Microsoft Certification
1 11 (8.73%) Degree
2 4 (3.17%) MCPD
3 1 (0.79%) ISEB
3 1 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.79%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.79%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 14 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 10 (7.94%) Hyper-V
2 10 (7.94%) vSphere
3 6 (4.76%) VMware ESX
4 2 (1.59%) XenApp
5 1 (0.79%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (4.76%) SCCM
1 6 (4.76%) SCOM
1 6 (4.76%) SCDPM
2 1 (0.79%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.79%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 65 (51.59%) Microsoft
2 12 (9.52%) VMware
3 9 (7.14%) Oracle
3 9 (7.14%) Citrix
4 8 (6.35%) Cisco
4 8 (6.35%) HP
5 5 (3.97%) EPiServer
5 5 (3.97%) EMC
6 4 (3.17%) DevExpress
6 4 (3.17%) Red Gate
7 2 (1.59%) NetApp
8 1 (0.79%) Symantec
8 1 (0.79%) Dell
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