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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 6 3 4
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 23 18 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford 29.87% 40.00% 29.55%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 76.67% 100.00% 76.47%
Number of salaries quoted 23 18 8
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% +27.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,250 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £38,700 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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
30 18 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford 38.96% 40.00% 38.64%
Number of salaries quoted 30 18 12
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £30,000 £36,000
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 28 August 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Stafford

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stafford

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 31 (62.00%) C#
1 31 (62.00%) .NET
2 28 (56.00%) Microsoft
2 28 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (54.00%) ASP.NET
4 24 (48.00%) SQL
4 24 (48.00%) MVC
5 21 (42.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 20 (40.00%) RESTful
7 19 (38.00%) Retail
8 18 (36.00%) OO
9 17 (34.00%) NoSQL
10 16 (32.00%) WCF
11 15 (30.00%) Ruby
11 15 (30.00%) TDD
11 15 (30.00%) BDD
11 15 (30.00%) Git (software)
11 15 (30.00%) Node.js
11 15 (30.00%) Web Application Development
11 15 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web API
12 12 (24.00%) HTML
13 11 (22.00%) Web Services
14 10 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
14 10 (20.00%) JavaScript
14 10 (20.00%) CSS
15 9 (18.00%) Web Development
15 9 (18.00%) jQuery
16 8 (16.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 7 (14.00%) VMware Infrastructure
17 7 (14.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Stafford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 15 (30.00%) Node.js
2 4 (8.00%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (10.00%) MS Office
2 2 (4.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.00%) Google Analytics
2 2 (4.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (34.00%) NoSQL
2 8 (16.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (14.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (12.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (12.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (12.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 6 (12.00%) Relational Database
5 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.00%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.00%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 15 (30.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (8.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 3 (6.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (6.00%) FogBugz
3 3 (6.00%) Bugzilla
3 3 (6.00%) JIRA
4 1 (2.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (38.00%) Retail
2 3 (6.00%) Marketing
3 1 (2.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 32 (64.00%) Developer
2 21 (42.00%) .NET Developer
3 8 (16.00%) Senior Developer
4 6 (12.00%) Analyst
4 6 (12.00%) C# Developer
5 5 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (8.00%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
6 4 (8.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 4 (8.00%) Tester
7 3 (6.00%) Web Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Senior Web Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Team Leader
7 3 (6.00%) Development Team Leader
8 2 (4.00%) QA Analyst
8 2 (4.00%) Senior Business Systems Analyst
8 2 (4.00%) Quality Analyst
8 2 (4.00%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (4.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (4.00%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (4.00%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (62.00%) .NET
2 27 (54.00%) ASP.NET
3 21 (42.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 20 (40.00%) RESTful
5 16 (32.00%) WCF
6 15 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 12 (24.00%) HTML
8 11 (22.00%) Web Services
9 10 (20.00%) CSS
10 9 (18.00%) jQuery
11 5 (10.00%) HTML5
12 4 (8.00%) WinForms
13 3 (6.00%) Ajax
13 3 (6.00%) LINQ
14 2 (4.00%) XML
15 1 (2.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.00%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (8.00%) EPoS
3 2 (4.00%) Replication
3 2 (4.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.00%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.00%) NHS
4 1 (2.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.00%) Windows
2 4 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (2.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (48.00%) MVC
3 18 (36.00%) OO
4 15 (30.00%) TDD
4 15 (30.00%) BDD
4 15 (30.00%) Web Application Development
5 10 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (18.00%) Web Development
7 7 (14.00%) Analytics
8 5 (10.00%) SEO
9 4 (8.00%) Workflow
9 4 (8.00%) E-Commerce
9 4 (8.00%) Project Management
9 4 (8.00%) Performance Tuning
10 3 (6.00%) Unit Testing
10 3 (6.00%) Regression Testing
10 3 (6.00%) Software Engineering
11 2 (4.00%) Business Analysis
11 2 (4.00%) ETL
11 2 (4.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 31 (62.00%) C#
2 24 (48.00%) SQL
3 15 (30.00%) Ruby
4 10 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 6 (12.00%) T-SQL
6 5 (10.00%) VB
7 4 (8.00%) PHP
8 3 (6.00%) VB.NET
9 1 (2.00%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (8.00%) ISEB
1 4 (8.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (6.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (4.00%) Degree
4 1 (2.00%) MCSA
4 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.00%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 7 (14.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (8.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (6.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Vendors
1 28 (56.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (14.00%) VMware
3 5 (10.00%) Google
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