The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 2 3 4
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 1 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Helens 25.00% 57.14% 58.82%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 50.00% 100.00% 76.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 10
Average salary £27,500 £37,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% +66.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
SQL Server
Merseyside

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 St Helens region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
St Helens
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
2 4 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Helens 50.00% 57.14% 76.47%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 13
Average salary £27,500 £37,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% +66.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 25 Related IT Skills in St Helens

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 9 (100.00%) SQL
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (77.78%) MS Excel
2 7 (77.78%) QA
2 7 (77.78%) Time Management
2 7 (77.78%) Visualisation
2 7 (77.78%) Relational Database
3 2 (22.22%) Document Management
3 2 (22.22%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
3 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 2 (22.22%) Workflow
3 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
3 2 (22.22%) .NET
3 2 (22.22%) IIS
3 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
3 2 (22.22%) CSS
3 2 (22.22%) Windows
4 1 (11.11%) Content Management
4 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
4 1 (11.11%) Degree
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in St Helens by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 2 (22.22%) IIS
1 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
1 2 (22.22%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 7 (77.78%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) Relational Database
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Junior
1 7 (77.78%) Analyst
1 7 (77.78%) Data Analyst
1 7 (77.78%) Junior Data Analyst
1 7 (77.78%) Junior Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Designer
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Designer
2 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Designer
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Project Leader
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Project Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
1 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
1 2 (22.22%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) Visualisation
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
1 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Time Management
2 2 (22.22%) Workflow
2 2 (22.22%) Document Management
3 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
3 1 (11.11%) Content Management
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (77.78%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
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