The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 4 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 228 229 332
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 37.75% 35.95% 46.96%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 86.36% 77.89% 76.32%
Number of salaries quoted 217 204 246
Median salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,300 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £43,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
SQL Server
West Midlands

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 Staffordshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
264 294 435
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 43.71% 46.15% 61.53%
Number of salaries quoted 250 262 313
Median salary £36,750 £38,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £51,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Staffordshire 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 Staffordshire

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

SQL Server Salary Trend in Staffordshire

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

SQL Server
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent -2 124 £35,000 -6.66% 13
Burton-upon-Trent -2 30 £42,500 +41.66% 2
Tamworth +2 21 £29,500 -15.71% 2
Lichfield -1 18 £37,500 -7.97% 2
Stafford 0 17 £36,250 -9.37%
Cannock +4 4 £33,250 -8.90%
SQL Server
West Midlands

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 264 (64.55%) .NET
2 252 (61.61%) SQL
3 249 (60.88%) C#
4 165 (40.34%) ASP.NET
5 160 (39.12%) MVC
6 159 (38.88%) Microsoft
7 122 (29.83%) JavaScript
8 104 (25.43%) T-SQL
9 103 (25.18%) HTML
10 102 (24.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 94 (22.98%) VB.NET
12 92 (22.49%) Agile Software Development
13 89 (21.76%) Windows
14 85 (20.78%) SQL Server 2008
15 78 (19.07%) CSS
16 66 (16.14%) ASP.NET MVC
17 60 (14.67%) OO
18 59 (14.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 58 (14.18%) jQuery
20 54 (13.20%) .NET Framework
21 53 (12.96%) Web Development
22 51 (12.47%) WCF
22 51 (12.47%) XML
22 51 (12.47%) Business Intelligence
23 49 (11.98%) MS Excel
23 49 (11.98%) Web Services
24 47 (11.49%) TDD
25 46 (11.25%) SQL Server 2012
26 41 (10.02%) HTML5
27 36 (8.80%) CRM

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 25 (6.11%) IIS
2 14 (3.42%) SharePoint
3 13 (3.18%) MS Exchange
4 10 (2.44%) BizTalk Server
5 9 (2.20%) Apache
6 8 (1.96%) CMS
7 4 (0.98%) ColdFusion
8 3 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (0.49%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.24%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.24%) Site Server
10 1 (0.24%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 49 (11.98%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.73%) MS Office
3 1 (0.24%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 21 (5.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.73%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.49%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 17 (4.16%) Sage Pay
2 7 (1.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (1.71%) SaaS
3 6 (1.47%) Office 365
4 5 (1.22%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 26 (6.36%) SSL
2 14 (3.42%) DNS
2 14 (3.42%) TCP/IP
3 13 (3.18%) Firewall
3 13 (3.18%) VLAN
4 12 (2.93%) LAN
4 12 (2.93%) Network Security
4 12 (2.93%) SAN
4 12 (2.93%) WAN
5 10 (2.44%) DHCP
5 10 (2.44%) VPN
6 9 (2.20%) HTTP
6 9 (2.20%) ICMP
6 9 (2.20%) SMTP
6 9 (2.20%) Telnet
7 5 (1.22%) DAB
8 1 (0.24%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (24.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 85 (20.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 59 (14.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 46 (11.25%) SQL Server 2012
5 33 (8.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 32 (7.82%) Relational Database
7 31 (7.58%) SQL Server 2005
8 28 (6.85%) Data Warehouse
9 14 (3.42%) SQL Server 2014
10 12 (2.93%) OLAP
11 10 (2.44%) NoSQL
11 10 (2.44%) SQL CLR
12 9 (2.20%) MySQL
13 8 (1.96%) MS Access
13 8 (1.96%) Star Schema
14 7 (1.71%) OLTP
15 5 (1.22%) QlikView
15 5 (1.22%) SQL Server 2000
16 4 (0.98%) Big Data
16 4 (0.98%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 18 (4.40%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (4.16%) Visual Studio
3 13 (3.18%) Git (software)
4 11 (2.69%) Subversion
5 7 (1.71%) QADirector
5 7 (1.71%) TestPartner
6 6 (1.47%) Eclipse
6 6 (1.47%) JIRA
6 6 (1.47%) TeamCity
7 5 (1.22%) Selenium
8 3 (0.73%) NUnit
8 3 (0.73%) SoapUI
9 2 (0.49%) ERwin
9 2 (0.49%) Moq
10 1 (0.24%) CruiseControl
10 1 (0.24%) ReSharper
10 1 (0.24%) SpecFlow
General
1 30 (7.33%) Finance
2 14 (3.42%) Retail
3 11 (2.69%) Games
4 6 (1.47%) Advertising
5 4 (0.98%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (0.73%) Automotive
6 3 (0.73%) Manufacturing
6 3 (0.73%) Marketing
7 2 (0.49%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.24%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 288 (70.42%) Developer
2 125 (30.56%) .NET Developer
3 92 (22.49%) C# Developer
4 84 (20.54%) SQL Developer
5 64 (15.65%) Software Developer
6 55 (13.45%) C# .NET Developer
7 47 (11.49%) ASP.NET Developer
8 44 (10.76%) Senior Developer
9 37 (9.05%) .NET Software Developer
9 37 (9.05%) Analyst
10 35 (8.56%) C# Software Developer
11 34 (8.31%) Web Developer
12 26 (6.36%) VB.NET Developer
13 25 (6.11%) Support Analyst
14 24 (5.87%) DBA
15 23 (5.62%) Junior
16 22 (5.38%) Junior Developer
16 22 (5.38%) Senior .NET Developer
17 21 (5.13%) Tester
18 17 (4.16%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 264 (64.55%) .NET
2 165 (40.34%) ASP.NET
3 103 (25.18%) HTML
4 78 (19.07%) CSS
5 66 (16.14%) ASP.NET MVC
6 58 (14.18%) jQuery
7 54 (13.20%) .NET Framework
8 51 (12.47%) WCF
8 51 (12.47%) XML
9 49 (11.98%) Web Services
10 41 (10.02%) HTML5
11 32 (7.82%) WinForms
11 32 (7.82%) WPF
12 31 (7.58%) Entity Framework
13 29 (7.09%) AngularJS
13 29 (7.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 29 (7.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 26 (6.36%) Ajax
15 25 (6.11%) ASP.NET Web API
16 23 (5.62%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 35 (8.56%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (4.89%) Computer Science
3 17 (4.16%) Enterprise Software
4 13 (3.18%) Mobile App
5 9 (2.20%) Replication
5 9 (2.20%) Statistics
6 7 (1.71%) iPad
7 5 (1.22%) Driving Licence
7 5 (1.22%) IVR
7 5 (1.22%) NHS
8 4 (0.98%) Data Integration
8 4 (0.98%) Visualisation
9 3 (0.73%) EPoS
9 3 (0.73%) Fintech
9 3 (0.73%) User Experience
10 2 (0.49%) BBC
10 2 (0.49%) FMCG
10 2 (0.49%) Social Media
11 1 (0.24%) CCTV
11 1 (0.24%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 89 (21.76%) Windows
2 16 (3.91%) Windows Server
3 12 (2.93%) Windows 7
4 11 (2.69%) Android
5 10 (2.44%) Linux
5 10 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (2.20%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (1.96%) Apple iOS
8 4 (0.98%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (0.98%) Windows Vista
8 4 (0.98%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 160 (39.12%) MVC
2 92 (22.49%) Agile Software Development
3 60 (14.67%) OO
4 53 (12.96%) Web Development
5 51 (12.47%) Business Intelligence
6 47 (11.49%) TDD
7 36 (8.80%) CRM
8 35 (8.56%) Data Management
9 28 (6.85%) Logistics
9 28 (6.85%) OOP
10 26 (6.36%) Mentoring
11 20 (4.89%) Project Management
11 20 (4.89%) Regression Testing
11 20 (4.89%) Scrum
11 20 (4.89%) Software Engineering
11 20 (4.89%) Test Scripting
12 19 (4.65%) Continuous Integration
12 19 (4.65%) SDLC
13 18 (4.40%) Unit Testing
14 17 (4.16%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 252 (61.61%) SQL
2 249 (60.88%) C#
3 122 (29.83%) JavaScript
4 104 (25.43%) T-SQL
5 94 (22.98%) VB.NET
6 17 (4.16%) VB
7 9 (2.20%) PHP
8 8 (1.96%) Java
8 8 (1.96%) VBA
9 7 (1.71%) Ruby
10 6 (1.47%) F#
11 3 (0.73%) PowerShell
11 3 (0.73%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.24%) Go
12 1 (0.24%) R
12 1 (0.24%) VB6
Qualifications
1 34 (8.31%) Degree
2 17 (4.16%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (1.71%) ISEB
3 7 (1.71%) ISEB Practitioner
3 7 (1.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 7 (1.71%) Security Cleared
4 5 (1.22%) MCSD
5 4 (0.98%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.49%) MCP
7 1 (0.24%) HND
7 1 (0.24%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.69%) QA
2 4 (0.98%) Data Quality
System Software
1 15 (3.67%) Active Directory
2 14 (3.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (1.71%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.73%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (2.20%) Norton AntiVirus
1 9 (2.20%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.24%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 159 (38.88%) Microsoft
2 17 (4.16%) WorldPay
3 15 (3.67%) PayPal
4 14 (3.42%) VMware
5 13 (3.18%) Google
6 12 (2.93%) Xamarin
7 11 (2.69%) HP
8 9 (2.20%) Brocade
8 9 (2.20%) EMC
8 9 (2.20%) IBM
8 9 (2.20%) Symantec
8 9 (2.20%) Veeam
9 8 (1.96%) Facebook
10 6 (1.47%) Oracle
11 5 (1.22%) Apple
11 5 (1.22%) Telerik
12 4 (0.98%) Cisco
12 4 (0.98%) Netezza
12 4 (0.98%) Pega
13 3 (0.73%) SonicWALL
Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + flexi hours, pen, free parking
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £20k - 30k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £65000. per annum + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 60k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + flexi hours, pen, free parking
Posted: 6 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 65k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Synectics Solutions Limited
Salary: Competitive Package + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Synectics Solutions Limited
Salary: Competitive Package + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Burton-On-Trent
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Synectics Solutions Limited
Salary: Competitive Package + Shift Allowance
Posted: 7 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Synectics Solutions Limited
Salary: Competitive Package + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago