The first table below looks at the demand for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the St Helens region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 15 April 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 St Helens region.

Location
3 months to
15 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 1 3 7
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +4
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2 5 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Helens 50.00% 41.67% 31.58%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 100.00% 55.56% 44.44%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 12
Average salary £28,500 £22,500 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -48.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,700 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £31,300 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
St Helens
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
2 9 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Helens 50.00% 75.00% 71.05%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 27
Average salary £25,000 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.50% -15.78%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%
SQL Server
Merseyside

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in St Helens

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the St Helens region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in St Helens

SQL Server
Salary Trend in St Helens

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the St Helens region.

SQL Server Salary Trend in St Helens

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Helens

For the 6 months to 15 April 2014, IT jobs across the St Helens 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 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) WCF
2 4 (80.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (80.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (60.00%) MVC
3 3 (60.00%) TDD
3 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (40.00%) Web Development
4 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 2 (40.00%) Web Services
5 1 (20.00%) XML
5 1 (20.00%) Windows
5 1 (20.00%) UML
5 1 (20.00%) OOP
5 1 (20.00%) OO
5 1 (20.00%) CRM
5 1 (20.00%) OOD
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (20.00%) Intranet
5 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
5 1 (20.00%) HTML
5 1 (20.00%) WinForms
5 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
5 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in St Helens by Category

For the 6 months to 15 April 2014, IT jobs across the St Helens 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 4 (80.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 5 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 4 (80.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 4 (80.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (40.00%) C# Web Developer
4 2 (40.00%) Web Developer
4 2 (40.00%) .NET Web Developer
5 1 (20.00%) Programmer
5 1 (20.00%) .NET Programmer
5 1 (20.00%) C# Programmer
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) WCF
3 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (40.00%) Web Services
5 1 (20.00%) XML
5 1 (20.00%) HTML
5 1 (20.00%) WinForms
5 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
5 1 (20.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Mobile
1 1 (20.00%) Android
1 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) MVC
1 3 (60.00%) TDD
2 2 (40.00%) Web Development
3 1 (20.00%) UML
3 1 (20.00%) OOP
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) OOD
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (20.00%) Android Development
3 1 (20.00%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
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