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

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 5 3 4
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 186 189 298
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 28.01% 30.34% 41.50%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 70.72% 65.63% 72.68%
Number of salaries quoted 170 178 236
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £23,850
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £48,250
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
263 288 410
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 39.61% 46.23% 57.10%
Number of salaries quoted 234 259 335
Median salary £37,500 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,550 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £52,500
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 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 29 May 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 29 May 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 -4 76 £34,750 -0.71% 13
Burton-upon-Trent +2 35 £40,000 +23.07% 4
Tamworth -4 32 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Stafford -7 11 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Lichfield -10 8 £32,500 -18.75% 1
Uttoxeter +3 2 £29,000 -
SQL Server
West Midlands

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 29 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 261 (66.41%) .NET
2 243 (61.83%) C#
3 220 (55.98%) SQL
4 151 (38.42%) ASP.NET
5 140 (35.62%) MVC
6 120 (30.53%) JavaScript
7 108 (27.48%) Microsoft
8 104 (26.46%) Agile Software Development
9 90 (22.90%) HTML
10 88 (22.39%) T-SQL
11 87 (22.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 84 (21.37%) VB.NET
13 82 (20.87%) jQuery
14 77 (19.59%) WCF
15 75 (19.08%) CSS
15 75 (19.08%) Windows
16 65 (16.54%) TDD
17 64 (16.28%) Finance
18 63 (16.03%) ASP.NET MVC
19 56 (14.25%) OO
20 51 (12.98%) Web Development
21 50 (12.72%) Business Intelligence
22 47 (11.96%) Web Services
22 47 (11.96%) SQL Server 2008
23 43 (10.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
24 40 (10.18%) AngularJS
25 39 (9.92%) WPF
26 38 (9.67%) .NET Framework
26 38 (9.67%) HTML5
26 38 (9.67%) WinForms

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 14 (3.56%) SharePoint
2 11 (2.80%) IIS
3 9 (2.29%) Node.js
4 8 (2.04%) Site Server
5 7 (1.78%) CMS
6 4 (1.02%) MS Exchange
6 4 (1.02%) Umbraco
7 3 (0.76%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (0.76%) ColdFusion
7 3 (0.76%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (0.51%) SAS
8 2 (0.51%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.51%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.25%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.25%) Tomcat
Applications
1 34 (8.65%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.53%) MS Office
3 1 (0.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (3.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.53%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (1.02%) Exstream
4 2 (0.51%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.25%) Line 500
5 1 (0.25%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.80%) Sage Pay
2 6 (1.53%) SaaS
3 4 (1.02%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.76%) Office 365
5 1 (0.25%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.80%) SSL
2 8 (2.04%) VLAN
3 3 (0.76%) DHCP
3 3 (0.76%) DNS
3 3 (0.76%) SAN
4 2 (0.51%) Firewall
4 2 (0.51%) Internet
5 1 (0.25%) Intranet
5 1 (0.25%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.25%) VPN
5 1 (0.25%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (22.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 47 (11.96%) SQL Server 2008
3 43 (10.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 37 (9.41%) Relational Database
5 35 (8.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 28 (7.12%) SQL Server 2012
7 26 (6.62%) SQL Server 2005
8 23 (5.85%) SQL Server 2014
9 21 (5.34%) Data Warehouse
10 16 (4.07%) NoSQL
11 15 (3.82%) OLTP
12 12 (3.05%) Big Data
12 12 (3.05%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 9 (2.29%) OLAP
13 9 (2.29%) SQL CLR
14 8 (2.04%) Apache Cassandra
14 8 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
15 4 (1.02%) RDBMS
16 3 (0.76%) DB2
16 3 (0.76%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 29 (7.38%) Git (software)
2 19 (4.83%) TeamCity
2 19 (4.83%) Visual Studio
3 18 (4.58%) Team Foundation Server
4 14 (3.56%) Subversion
5 12 (3.05%) NUnit
5 12 (3.05%) Selenium
6 10 (2.54%) Moq
7 9 (2.29%) JIRA
8 7 (1.78%) SoapUI
9 6 (1.53%) ReSharper
10 5 (1.27%) CruiseControl
10 5 (1.27%) Jenkins
11 4 (1.02%) ERwin
12 3 (0.76%) QADirector
12 3 (0.76%) TestPartner
13 2 (0.51%) Ant
13 2 (0.51%) Rhino Mocks
13 2 (0.51%) SpecFlow
14 1 (0.25%) Eclipse
General
1 64 (16.28%) Finance
2 7 (1.78%) Games
3 6 (1.53%) Marketing
3 6 (1.53%) Retail
4 5 (1.27%) Back Office
4 5 (1.27%) Manufacturing
5 3 (0.76%) Advertising
5 3 (0.76%) Automotive
5 3 (0.76%) Online Betting
6 1 (0.25%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 255 (64.89%) Developer
2 142 (36.13%) .NET Developer
3 94 (23.92%) C# Developer
4 69 (17.56%) SQL Developer
5 65 (16.54%) C# .NET Developer
6 62 (15.78%) Software Developer
7 50 (12.72%) .NET Software Developer
8 49 (12.47%) ASP.NET Developer
9 40 (10.18%) Web Developer
10 38 (9.67%) C# Software Developer
11 31 (7.89%) VB.NET Developer
12 28 (7.12%) Senior Developer
13 27 (6.87%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 26 (6.62%) SQL Server Developer
15 25 (6.36%) DBA
16 23 (5.85%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
17 21 (5.34%) Junior
18 19 (4.83%) Analyst
19 17 (4.33%) WinForms Developer
20 16 (4.07%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 261 (66.41%) .NET
2 151 (38.42%) ASP.NET
3 90 (22.90%) HTML
4 82 (20.87%) jQuery
5 77 (19.59%) WCF
6 75 (19.08%) CSS
7 63 (16.03%) ASP.NET MVC
8 47 (11.96%) Web Services
9 40 (10.18%) AngularJS
10 39 (9.92%) WPF
11 38 (9.67%) .NET Framework
11 38 (9.67%) HTML5
11 38 (9.67%) WinForms
12 31 (7.89%) ASP.NET Web API
12 31 (7.89%) REST
13 30 (7.63%) XML
14 29 (7.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 28 (7.12%) SOAP
16 27 (6.87%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 25 (6.36%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 27 (6.87%) Computer Science
2 23 (5.85%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (5.09%) Replication
4 15 (3.82%) Enterprise Software
5 11 (2.80%) Statistics
6 10 (2.54%) BBC
6 10 (2.54%) Social Media
7 5 (1.27%) Driving Licence
8 4 (1.02%) Clustering
8 4 (1.02%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.51%) EMC VNX
9 2 (0.51%) EMC VNXe
9 2 (0.51%) FMCG
9 2 (0.51%) iPad
9 2 (0.51%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.51%) User Experience
9 2 (0.51%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.25%) CCTV
10 1 (0.25%) Life Science
10 1 (0.25%) Streaming Music
Operating Systems
1 75 (19.08%) Windows
2 18 (4.58%) Windows Server
3 13 (3.31%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (1.02%) Linux
5 4 (1.02%) Windows 7
5 4 (1.02%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (0.76%) Unix
7 2 (0.51%) Android
7 2 (0.51%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (35.62%) MVC
2 104 (26.46%) Agile Software Development
3 65 (16.54%) TDD
4 56 (14.25%) OO
5 51 (12.98%) Web Development
6 50 (12.72%) Business Intelligence
7 37 (9.41%) Continuous Integration
8 27 (6.87%) OOP
8 27 (6.87%) Scrum
8 27 (6.87%) Software Engineering
9 26 (6.62%) Data Management
9 26 (6.62%) Performance Tuning
10 25 (6.36%) SOA
11 24 (6.11%) CRM
11 24 (6.11%) SDLC
12 20 (5.09%) SOLID
13 19 (4.83%) Unit Testing
14 18 (4.58%) QMS
15 17 (4.33%) Continuous Improvement
16 16 (4.07%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 243 (61.83%) C#
2 220 (55.98%) SQL
3 120 (30.53%) JavaScript
4 88 (22.39%) T-SQL
5 84 (21.37%) VB.NET
6 25 (6.36%) VB
7 12 (3.05%) PHP
8 10 (2.54%) Ruby
9 8 (2.04%) Java
9 8 (2.04%) TypeScript
10 7 (1.78%) PowerShell
11 5 (1.27%) VB6
12 3 (0.76%) Shell Script
12 3 (0.76%) VBA
13 2 (0.51%) C++
13 2 (0.51%) F#
14 1 (0.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 33 (8.40%) Degree
2 10 (2.54%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (1.27%) ISEB
4 3 (0.76%) CCA
4 3 (0.76%) Citrix Certification
4 3 (0.76%) ISEB Practitioner
4 3 (0.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (0.76%) MCITP
4 3 (0.76%) MCSE
4 3 (0.76%) Security Cleared
4 3 (0.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (0.51%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.25%) HND
6 1 (0.25%) MCSD
6 1 (0.25%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.29%) QA
System Software
1 16 (4.07%) Active Directory
2 13 (3.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (2.04%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.76%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (2.04%) McAfee ePO
2 4 (1.02%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 108 (27.48%) Microsoft
2 16 (4.07%) VMware
3 14 (3.56%) Google
4 11 (2.80%) Facebook
4 11 (2.80%) WorldPay
5 10 (2.54%) Apple
5 10 (2.54%) Sony
5 10 (2.54%) Yahoo!
6 9 (2.29%) Oracle
6 9 (2.29%) PayPal
7 8 (2.04%) Intel Security
7 8 (2.04%) Xamarin
8 4 (1.02%) Citrix
8 4 (1.02%) HP
8 4 (1.02%) Sitecore
9 3 (0.76%) EPiServer
9 3 (0.76%) Greenplum
9 3 (0.76%) NetApp
9 3 (0.76%) Netezza
9 3 (0.76%) Vertica
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IT Connections
Salary: £28000 to £40000
Posted: Yesterday
Stafford, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £20k - 28k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Staffordshire
SmartSourcing plc
Posted: 2 days ago
Staffordshire
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cannock, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Staffordshire
Recruitment Revolution.com
Posted: 5 days ago
Staffordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
United Christian Broadcasters
Salary: From £26,932 to £30,692 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Staffordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
Staffordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Burton-on-trent, Staffordshire
Bretterick Consulting Ltd
Salary: £15000 to £20000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Burton-on-Trent
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £25,000 - £40,000 (Based on skills)
Posted: 18 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Computer Futures
Salary: £39990 - £47000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Healthcare at Home
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago