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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 10 7 4
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -3
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 11 19 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford 24.44% 29.23% 34.78%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 78.57% 55.88% 80.00%
Number of salaries quoted 11 18 16
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £39,700 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,500 £36,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
14 34 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford 31.11% 52.31% 43.48%
Number of salaries quoted 14 32 20
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £34,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Stafford

The demand trend of job ads across the Stafford region citing SQL Server as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 2 May 2016.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Stafford

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stafford

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, IT jobs citing SQL Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Stafford region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 21 (87.50%) C#
1 21 (87.50%) .NET
2 20 (83.33%) ASP.NET
3 19 (79.17%) MVC
4 17 (70.83%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (58.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 13 (54.17%) SQL
7 10 (41.67%) Web Services
7 10 (41.67%) RESTful
7 10 (41.67%) Unit Testing
8 9 (37.50%) WCF
8 9 (37.50%) OO
9 8 (33.33%) VB
9 8 (33.33%) SOA
9 8 (33.33%) REST
9 8 (33.33%) Mentoring
10 7 (29.17%) Change Control
10 7 (29.17%) Test Automation
10 7 (29.17%) NoSQL
10 7 (29.17%) HTML
10 7 (29.17%) CSS
11 6 (25.00%) Visual Studio
11 6 (25.00%) HTML5
11 6 (25.00%) Web Development
12 5 (20.83%) Marketing
12 5 (20.83%) Google Analytics
12 5 (20.83%) Digital Marketing
12 5 (20.83%) Git (software)
12 5 (20.83%) Analytics
12 5 (20.83%) Google

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Stafford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.83%) Google Analytics
2 2 (8.33%) SaaS
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (29.17%) NoSQL
2 4 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 5 (20.83%) Git (software)
3 4 (16.67%) Moq
3 4 (16.67%) NUnit
3 4 (16.67%) Selenium
4 3 (12.50%) CruiseControl
4 3 (12.50%) ReSharper
General
1 5 (20.83%) Marketing
2 2 (8.33%) Games
3 1 (4.17%) Automotive
3 1 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (75.00%) Developer
2 11 (45.83%) C# Developer
3 8 (33.33%) Team Leader
4 6 (25.00%) .NET Developer
5 5 (20.83%) Lead C# Developer
5 5 (20.83%) Lead Developer
6 3 (12.50%) Development Team Leader
7 2 (8.33%) .NET Web Developer
7 2 (8.33%) Cloud Developer
7 2 (8.33%) Senior .NET Developer
7 2 (8.33%) Senior Developer
7 2 (8.33%) Software Developer
7 2 (8.33%) Support Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) Web Developer
8 1 (4.17%) .NET Software Developer
8 1 (4.17%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Consultant
8 1 (4.17%) Programmer
8 1 (4.17%) Senior SQL Developer
8 1 (4.17%) SQL Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (87.50%) .NET
2 20 (83.33%) ASP.NET
3 14 (58.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 10 (41.67%) RESTful
4 10 (41.67%) Web Services
5 9 (37.50%) WCF
6 8 (33.33%) REST
7 7 (29.17%) CSS
7 7 (29.17%) HTML
8 6 (25.00%) HTML5
9 4 (16.67%) jQuery
10 2 (8.33%) Ajax
11 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.17%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Windows
2 2 (8.33%) Android
2 2 (8.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (79.17%) MVC
2 17 (70.83%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (41.67%) Unit Testing
4 9 (37.50%) OO
5 8 (33.33%) Mentoring
5 8 (33.33%) SOA
6 7 (29.17%) Change Control
6 7 (29.17%) Test Automation
7 6 (25.00%) Web Development
8 5 (20.83%) Analytics
8 5 (20.83%) Digital Marketing
8 5 (20.83%) SEO
9 2 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (8.33%) ITIL
9 2 (8.33%) OOP
9 2 (8.33%) Refactoring
9 2 (8.33%) TDD
10 1 (4.17%) Asset Management
10 1 (4.17%) Mobile Application Development
10 1 (4.17%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 21 (87.50%) C#
2 13 (54.17%) SQL
3 8 (33.33%) VB
4 2 (8.33%) F#
4 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (8.33%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.17%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) MCSD
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) Google
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
Stafford, Staffordshire
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