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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 3 3 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 17 13 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford 38.64% 30.23% 30.00%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 94.44% 76.47% 83.33%
Number of salaries quoted 17 9 15
Average salary £32,500 £26,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -48.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £20,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,600 £30,500 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
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
18 17 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford 40.91% 39.53% 36.00%
Number of salaries quoted 18 13 18
Average salary £32,500 £26,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £20,850 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,600 £50,000 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 22 August 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Stafford

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stafford

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 25 (62.50%) .NET
2 19 (47.50%) Degree
3 18 (45.00%) PostgreSQL
4 17 (42.50%) C#
4 17 (42.50%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (42.50%) Apache Cassandra
5 15 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 15 (37.50%) Windows
6 13 (32.50%) ASP.NET
6 13 (32.50%) SQL
7 12 (30.00%) Software Engineering
7 12 (30.00%) JavaScript
8 11 (27.50%) MVC
9 8 (20.00%) Talend Open Studio
9 8 (20.00%) Ubuntu
9 8 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
9 8 (20.00%) Debian
9 8 (20.00%) Active Directory
9 8 (20.00%) Linux
9 8 (20.00%) Talend
10 7 (17.50%) OOP
10 7 (17.50%) OO
10 7 (17.50%) IIS
10 7 (17.50%) Web Services
10 7 (17.50%) Microsoft
10 7 (17.50%) Business Analysis
10 7 (17.50%) NoSQL
11 6 (15.00%) QA
11 6 (15.00%) WCF
11 6 (15.00%) Test Scripting

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Stafford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 7 (17.50%) IIS
2 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.50%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 6 (15.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.00%) LDAP
1 6 (15.00%) DHCP
1 6 (15.00%) DNS
2 2 (5.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (45.00%) PostgreSQL
2 17 (42.50%) Apache Cassandra
3 15 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (17.50%) NoSQL
6 5 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (7.50%) OLTP
8 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 3 (7.50%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (5.00%) Relational Database
9 2 (5.00%) MS Access
9 2 (5.00%) OLAP
10 1 (2.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (20.00%) Talend Open Studio
2 5 (12.50%) MSTest
2 5 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.50%) Moq
3 1 (2.50%) Selenium
3 1 (2.50%) ReSharper
General
1 3 (7.50%) Finance
1 3 (7.50%) Retail
2 2 (5.00%) Automotive
2 2 (5.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 21 (52.50%) Developer
2 13 (32.50%) .NET Developer
3 12 (30.00%) Software Engineer
4 11 (27.50%) Programmer
5 10 (25.00%) .NET Software Engineer
5 10 (25.00%) .NET Programmer
5 10 (25.00%) Agile .NET Developer
6 7 (17.50%) ASP.NET Developer
6 7 (17.50%) ASP.NET Programmer
7 6 (15.00%) Tester
7 6 (15.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (15.00%) Software Tester
7 6 (15.00%) Technical Support
8 4 (10.00%) Software Developer
8 4 (10.00%) Analyst
9 2 (5.00%) Junior DBA
9 2 (5.00%) C# Developer
9 2 (5.00%) VB.NET Developer
9 2 (5.00%) MI Analyst
9 2 (5.00%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (62.50%) .NET
2 13 (32.50%) ASP.NET
3 7 (17.50%) Web Services
4 6 (15.00%) WCF
5 3 (7.50%) jQuery
6 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (5.00%) HTML
7 1 (2.50%) CSS
7 1 (2.50%) REST
7 1 (2.50%) CSS3
7 1 (2.50%) HTML5
7 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (2.50%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) Replication
2 3 (7.50%) Open Source
2 3 (7.50%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.00%) SCADA
3 2 (5.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.00%) EPoS
3 2 (5.00%) NHS
4 1 (2.50%) Statistics
4 1 (2.50%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.50%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 15 (37.50%) Windows
2 8 (20.00%) Ubuntu
2 8 (20.00%) Debian
2 8 (20.00%) Linux
3 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (42.50%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (30.00%) Software Engineering
3 11 (27.50%) MVC
4 7 (17.50%) OOP
4 7 (17.50%) OO
4 7 (17.50%) Business Analysis
5 6 (15.00%) Test Scripting
5 6 (15.00%) Manual Testing
5 6 (15.00%) Software Deployment
6 5 (12.50%) UML
6 5 (12.50%) ETL
6 5 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
6 5 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (12.50%) Usability Testing
7 4 (10.00%) Data Modelling
8 3 (7.50%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (7.50%) Web Development
9 2 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (5.00%) Kalman Filter
9 2 (5.00%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 17 (42.50%) C#
2 13 (32.50%) SQL
3 12 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (15.00%) PowerShell
5 4 (10.00%) VB.NET
6 3 (7.50%) PHP
7 2 (5.00%) T-SQL
7 2 (5.00%) VB
7 2 (5.00%) C++
8 1 (2.50%) C
8 1 (2.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 19 (47.50%) Degree
2 1 (2.50%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.00%) QA
System Software
1 8 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (15.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (20.00%) Talend
2 7 (17.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.00%) Oracle
4 1 (2.50%) Cognos
4 1 (2.50%) Tableau
Stafford, Staffordshire
networx
Posted: 3 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Mills Goodwin Talent Network
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum + bonus, pension, holiday etc
Posted: 4 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
networx
Salary: From £32,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago