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 28 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 St Helens region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 2 5 1
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 6 8 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Helens 35.29% 27.59% 48.39%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 100.00% 88.89% 93.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 15
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +13.20%
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.35%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
St Helens
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
6 9 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Helens 35.29% 31.03% 51.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 16
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +48.14%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
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 28 July 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 7 (87.50%) HTML
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
1 7 (87.50%) Apple iOS
2 5 (62.50%) Software Deployment
2 5 (62.50%) Windows 8
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (62.50%) VLAN
2 5 (62.50%) Marketing
2 5 (62.50%) SCCM
2 5 (62.50%) PowerShell
2 5 (62.50%) Firewall
2 5 (62.50%) Management Information System
2 5 (62.50%) Wi-Fi
2 5 (62.50%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (62.50%) VLE
2 5 (62.50%) Multimedia
2 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 5 (62.50%) PHP
2 5 (62.50%) VB
2 5 (62.50%) MySQL
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle
2 5 (62.50%) Apache
2 5 (62.50%) LDAP
2 5 (62.50%) ITIL
2 5 (62.50%) DHCP
2 5 (62.50%) DNS
2 5 (62.50%) SSL
2 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 5 (62.50%) Mac OS X

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in St Helens by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 5 (62.50%) Apache
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) VLAN
1 5 (62.50%) Firewall
1 5 (62.50%) Wi-Fi
1 5 (62.50%) LDAP
1 5 (62.50%) DHCP
1 5 (62.50%) DNS
1 5 (62.50%) SSL
1 5 (62.50%) Intranet
1 5 (62.50%) Internet
2 1 (12.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) PostgreSQL
1 5 (62.50%) MySQL
2 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (62.50%) Marketing
1 5 (62.50%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) ICT Technician
1 5 (62.50%) Senior Technician
2 3 (37.50%) C# .NET Developer
2 3 (37.50%) C# Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Programmer
3 2 (25.00%) Programmer
3 2 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) .NET Programmer
3 2 (25.00%) C# Programmer
4 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) HTML
2 3 (37.50%) .NET
2 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
2 3 (37.50%) Web Services
3 1 (12.50%) HTML5
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (12.50%) XML
3 1 (12.50%) CSS
3 1 (12.50%) WinForms
3 1 (12.50%) jQuery
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
3 1 (12.50%) WCF
3 1 (12.50%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Management Information System
1 5 (62.50%) VLE
2 2 (25.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
1 7 (87.50%) Apple iOS
2 5 (62.50%) Windows 8
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 5 (62.50%) Mac OS X
2 5 (62.50%) Windows 7
3 2 (25.00%) Android
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Phone
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Software Deployment
1 5 (62.50%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (12.50%) Android Development
3 1 (12.50%) iOS Development
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) CRM
3 1 (12.50%) OOD
3 1 (12.50%) UML
3 1 (12.50%) OOP
3 1 (12.50%) OO
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) PowerShell
1 5 (62.50%) PHP
1 5 (62.50%) VB
2 3 (37.50%) C#
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Telerik
St. Helens, Merseyside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
St. Helens, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago