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 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 8 3 3
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 12 27 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford 30.00% 36.99% 37.10%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 100.00% 71.05% 82.14%
Number of salaries quoted 12 26 23
Median salary £41,250 £40,000 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% +37.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £31,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £44,250 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
12 38 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford 30.00% 52.05% 45.16%
Number of salaries quoted 12 36 28
Median salary £41,250 £40,000 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% +50.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £28,900 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £37,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 30 May 2016.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Stafford

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stafford

For the 6 months to 30 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 18 (90.00%) .NET
2 17 (85.00%) C#
3 16 (80.00%) MVC
3 16 (80.00%) ASP.NET
4 13 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 11 (55.00%) WCF
7 8 (40.00%) SOA
7 8 (40.00%) REST
8 6 (30.00%) NoSQL
8 6 (30.00%) Visual Studio
8 6 (30.00%) SQL
9 5 (25.00%) RESTful
10 4 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
10 4 (20.00%) Moq
10 4 (20.00%) Selenium
10 4 (20.00%) Git (software)
10 4 (20.00%) HTML
10 4 (20.00%) CSS
10 4 (20.00%) Web Services
10 4 (20.00%) OO
10 4 (20.00%) Games
10 4 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (20.00%) TDD
10 4 (20.00%) NUnit
11 3 (15.00%) CruiseControl
11 3 (15.00%) Marketing
11 3 (15.00%) Web Development
11 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
11 3 (15.00%) VB.NET

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 2 (10.00%) Node.js
2 1 (5.00%) ColdFusion
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Google Analytics
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) NoSQL
2 4 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (5.00%) MySQL
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (20.00%) Moq
2 4 (20.00%) NUnit
2 4 (20.00%) Selenium
3 3 (15.00%) CruiseControl
3 3 (15.00%) ReSharper
General
1 4 (20.00%) Games
2 3 (15.00%) Marketing
3 2 (10.00%) Advertising
4 1 (5.00%) Automotive
4 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (85.00%) Developer
2 9 (45.00%) C# Developer
3 8 (40.00%) .NET Developer
4 2 (10.00%) .NET Web Developer
4 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (10.00%) C# Web Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Cloud Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Lead C# Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Lead Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Senior .NET Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Software Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Team Leader
4 2 (10.00%) Web Developer
5 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET Programmer
5 1 (5.00%) C# Programmer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (90.00%) .NET
2 16 (80.00%) ASP.NET
3 12 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 11 (55.00%) WCF
5 8 (40.00%) REST
6 5 (25.00%) RESTful
7 4 (20.00%) CSS
7 4 (20.00%) HTML
7 4 (20.00%) Web Services
8 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (10.00%) .NET Framework
9 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 2 (10.00%) Code First Entity Framework
9 2 (10.00%) Entity Framework
9 2 (10.00%) HTML5
9 2 (10.00%) jQuery
10 1 (5.00%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.00%) EPoS
3 1 (5.00%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Windows
2 2 (10.00%) Android
2 2 (10.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (80.00%) MVC
2 13 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (40.00%) SOA
4 4 (20.00%) OO
4 4 (20.00%) TDD
5 3 (15.00%) Unit Testing
5 3 (15.00%) Web Development
6 2 (10.00%) BDD
6 2 (10.00%) Change Control
6 2 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
6 2 (10.00%) OOP
6 2 (10.00%) Refactoring
6 2 (10.00%) Test Automation
6 2 (10.00%) Web Application Development
7 1 (5.00%) CRM
7 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce
7 1 (5.00%) ITIL
7 1 (5.00%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 17 (85.00%) C#
2 6 (30.00%) SQL
3 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (15.00%) VB.NET
4 2 (10.00%) F#
4 2 (10.00%) Ruby
4 2 (10.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (10.00%) VB
5 1 (5.00%) Java
5 1 (5.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) MCSD
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) Facebook
3 1 (5.00%) Google
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