The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stafford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 13 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 9 33 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford 18.37% 41.77% 49.12%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 40.91% 89.19% 71.79%
Number of salaries quoted 7 32 27
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
SQL Server
Staffordshire

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 Stafford region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Stafford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
22 37 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford 44.90% 46.84% 68.42%
Number of salaries quoted 20 36 38
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,850 £21,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £35,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Stafford

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Stafford

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Stafford

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

SQL Server Salary Trend in Stafford

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Stafford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Stafford region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Stafford

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stafford

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Stafford 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 26 (83.87%) C#
1 26 (83.87%) SQL
1 26 (83.87%) .NET
1 26 (83.87%) ASP.NET
1 26 (83.87%) MVC
1 26 (83.87%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (80.65%) RESTful
3 23 (74.19%) Web Services
4 21 (67.74%) Unit Testing
5 17 (54.84%) ASP.NET MVC
6 15 (48.39%) OO
7 14 (45.16%) CSS
7 14 (45.16%) HTML
7 14 (45.16%) SEO
7 14 (45.16%) Google
7 14 (45.16%) Web Development
7 14 (45.16%) Google Analytics
7 14 (45.16%) Analytics
8 13 (41.94%) Mentoring
8 13 (41.94%) VB
9 11 (35.48%) Change Control
9 11 (35.48%) HTML5
9 11 (35.48%) Git (software)
9 11 (35.48%) Test Automation
10 10 (32.26%) jQuery
10 10 (32.26%) Ajax
11 9 (29.03%) Digital Marketing
11 9 (29.03%) Marketing
12 7 (22.58%) NoSQL
13 5 (16.13%) Microsoft

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Stafford by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Stafford 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 (6.45%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.23%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (45.16%) Google Analytics
2 2 (6.45%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (22.58%) NoSQL
2 4 (12.90%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (12.90%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (12.90%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (3.23%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (35.48%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.23%) Moq
2 1 (3.23%) NUnit
2 1 (3.23%) ReSharper
2 1 (3.23%) Selenium
2 1 (3.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (29.03%) Marketing
2 3 (9.68%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (70.97%) Developer
2 18 (58.06%) C# Developer
3 13 (41.94%) .NET Developer
3 13 (41.94%) Team Leader
4 9 (29.03%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 9 (29.03%) C# .NET Developer
4 9 (29.03%) Lead C# Developer
4 9 (29.03%) Lead Developer
5 5 (16.13%) SQL Developer
6 4 (12.90%) .NET Software Developer
6 4 (12.90%) ASP Developer
6 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (12.90%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (12.90%) Development Team Leader
6 4 (12.90%) HTML CSS Developer
6 4 (12.90%) HTML Developer
6 4 (12.90%) Software Developer
7 3 (9.68%) C# Software Developer
7 3 (9.68%) Support Engineer
8 2 (6.45%) Software Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (83.87%) .NET
1 26 (83.87%) ASP.NET
2 25 (80.65%) RESTful
3 23 (74.19%) Web Services
4 17 (54.84%) ASP.NET MVC
5 14 (45.16%) CSS
5 14 (45.16%) HTML
6 11 (35.48%) HTML5
7 10 (32.26%) Ajax
7 10 (32.26%) jQuery
8 3 (9.68%) .NET Framework
8 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (9.68%) WCF
9 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 1 (3.23%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (83.87%) Agile Software Development
1 26 (83.87%) MVC
2 21 (67.74%) Unit Testing
3 15 (48.39%) OO
4 14 (45.16%) Analytics
4 14 (45.16%) SEO
4 14 (45.16%) Web Development
5 13 (41.94%) Mentoring
6 11 (35.48%) Change Control
6 11 (35.48%) Test Automation
7 9 (29.03%) Digital Marketing
8 4 (12.90%) ITIL
9 3 (9.68%) Software Engineering
9 3 (9.68%) TDD
10 2 (6.45%) BDD
10 2 (6.45%) Web Application Development
11 1 (3.23%) Continuous Integration
11 1 (3.23%) Disaster Recovery
11 1 (3.23%) Refactoring
11 1 (3.23%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 26 (83.87%) C#
1 26 (83.87%) SQL
2 13 (41.94%) VB
3 2 (6.45%) Ruby
Vendors
1 14 (45.16%) Google
2 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
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