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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
West Midlands / Staffordshire
Rank 4 3 3
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 140 197 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 27.29% 32.72% 33.39%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 61.67% 74.62% 80.26%
Number of salaries quoted 124 175 183
Median salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £52,500 £46,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
227 264 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 44.25% 43.85% 41.61%
Number of salaries quoted 192 233 215
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £26,275 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £46,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +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 22 January 2017.

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 22 January 2017. 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 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 -1 74 £40,000 +3.89% 9
Burton-upon-Trent 0 21 £42,500 +2.40% 3
Stafford 0 17 £39,000 -15.67% 4
Tamworth +10 16 £31,500 +10.33% 1
Cannock 0 9 £35,000 -26.31% 2
Lichfield -17 5 £24,500 -30.00% 2
SQL Server
West Midlands

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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.

1 215 (65.75%) .NET
2 212 (64.83%) C#
3 184 (56.27%) SQL
4 152 (46.48%) MVC
5 130 (39.76%) ASP.NET
6 125 (38.23%) Microsoft
7 96 (29.36%) HTML
8 94 (28.75%) Agile Software Development
9 92 (28.13%) JavaScript
10 89 (27.22%) CSS
11 87 (26.61%) ASP.NET MVC
12 84 (25.69%) T-SQL
13 77 (23.55%) SQL Server 2008
14 76 (23.24%) Windows
15 66 (20.18%) XML
16 63 (19.27%) HTML5
17 59 (18.04%) VB.NET
18 58 (17.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 55 (16.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 53 (16.21%) .NET Framework
20 53 (16.21%) WCF
21 51 (15.60%) Web Development
21 51 (15.60%) Web Services
22 50 (15.29%) jQuery
23 49 (14.98%) MS Excel
24 43 (13.15%) TDD
25 39 (11.93%) SQL Server 2012
26 36 (11.01%) SOLID
27 35 (10.70%) SOA
28 34 (10.40%) Business Intelligence

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 19 (5.81%) IIS
2 18 (5.50%) MS Exchange
3 13 (3.98%) SharePoint
4 11 (3.36%) CMS
5 9 (2.75%) Apache
6 8 (2.45%) ColdFusion
7 6 (1.83%) FormScape
8 5 (1.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 5 (1.53%) Site Server
9 4 (1.22%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (0.92%) SharePoint Server
11 2 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2010
11 2 (0.61%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 49 (14.98%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (3.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.83%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.92%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.45%) Google Analytics
2 6 (1.83%) Office 365
3 5 (1.53%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.53%) Mimecast
3 5 (1.53%) SaaS
4 4 (1.22%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.31%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 21 (6.42%) DNS
2 18 (5.50%) VLAN
3 17 (5.20%) Firewall
4 14 (4.28%) DHCP
5 13 (3.98%) TCP/IP
6 11 (3.36%) Network Security
6 11 (3.36%) VPN
7 10 (3.06%) LAN
7 10 (3.06%) SAN
7 10 (3.06%) WAN
8 9 (2.75%) HTTP
8 9 (2.75%) ICMP
8 9 (2.75%) SMTP
8 9 (2.75%) SSL
8 9 (2.75%) Telnet
9 4 (1.22%) Broadband
10 3 (0.92%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (23.55%) SQL Server 2008
2 58 (17.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 55 (16.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 39 (11.93%) SQL Server 2012
5 31 (9.48%) SQL Server 2005
6 29 (8.87%) MySQL
7 22 (6.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 21 (6.42%) Data Warehouse
9 18 (5.50%) Relational Database
10 14 (4.28%) NoSQL
10 14 (4.28%) SQL Server 2000
11 10 (3.06%) RDBMS
11 10 (3.06%) SQL Server 2014
12 9 (2.75%) SQL CLR
13 7 (2.14%) Star Schema
14 5 (1.53%) QlikView
15 4 (1.22%) Data Mining
15 4 (1.22%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
16 3 (0.92%) Amazon Redshift
16 3 (0.92%) Riak
Development Applications
1 34 (10.40%) Subversion
2 22 (6.73%) Visual Studio
3 18 (5.50%) TeamCity
4 17 (5.20%) Git (software)
5 15 (4.59%) Jenkins
5 15 (4.59%) Selenium
6 13 (3.98%) Eclipse
7 8 (2.45%) Moq
7 8 (2.45%) MSTest
7 8 (2.45%) NUnit
7 8 (2.45%) Rhino Mocks
8 7 (2.14%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (1.83%) JIRA
10 1 (0.31%) Apache Continuum
10 1 (0.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.31%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.31%) Bugzilla
10 1 (0.31%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 1 (0.31%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 26 (7.95%) Finance
2 14 (4.28%) Marketing
3 7 (2.14%) Games
4 6 (1.83%) Retail
5 4 (1.22%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.61%) Advertising
7 1 (0.31%) Automotive
7 1 (0.31%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 209 (63.91%) Developer
2 72 (22.02%) .NET Developer
3 69 (21.10%) C# Developer
4 61 (18.65%) Software Developer
5 47 (14.37%) SQL Developer
6 38 (11.62%) Senior Developer
7 33 (10.09%) Analyst
8 29 (8.87%) C# .NET Developer
9 27 (8.26%) ASP.NET Developer
10 24 (7.34%) C# Software Developer
10 24 (7.34%) Support Analyst
11 23 (7.03%) .NET Software Developer
12 18 (5.50%) Technical Support
13 17 (5.20%) VB.NET Developer
14 16 (4.89%) 3rd Line Support
15 15 (4.59%) Software Engineer
15 15 (4.59%) Support Engineer
15 15 (4.59%) Web Developer
16 14 (4.28%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
16 14 (4.28%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 215 (65.75%) .NET
2 130 (39.76%) ASP.NET
3 96 (29.36%) HTML
4 89 (27.22%) CSS
5 87 (26.61%) ASP.NET MVC
6 66 (20.18%) XML
7 63 (19.27%) HTML5
8 53 (16.21%) .NET Framework
8 53 (16.21%) WCF
9 51 (15.60%) Web Services
10 50 (15.29%) jQuery
11 32 (9.79%) AngularJS
12 31 (9.48%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 30 (9.17%) WPF
14 26 (7.95%) Entity Framework
15 24 (7.34%) EDI
16 23 (7.03%) React
17 15 (4.59%) ASP.NET Web API
17 15 (4.59%) LINQ
18 14 (4.28%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 21 (6.42%) Computer Science
2 15 (4.59%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (4.59%) Inversion of Control
3 12 (3.67%) Enterprise Software
3 12 (3.67%) Mobile App
4 10 (3.06%) IVR
4 10 (3.06%) N-Tier
5 7 (2.14%) iPad
5 7 (2.14%) User Experience
6 6 (1.83%) EPoS
7 5 (1.53%) Visualisation
8 3 (0.92%) Clustering
8 3 (0.92%) Data Integration
8 3 (0.92%) Management Information System
8 3 (0.92%) Replication
9 2 (0.61%) NHS
9 2 (0.61%) Online Gambling
9 2 (0.61%) Statistics
10 1 (0.31%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.31%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 76 (23.24%) Windows
2 18 (5.50%) Windows Server
3 17 (5.20%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (4.28%) Android
5 11 (3.36%) Apple iOS
5 11 (3.36%) Linux
5 11 (3.36%) Windows Vista
5 11 (3.36%) Windows XP
6 8 (2.45%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (0.92%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (46.48%) MVC
2 94 (28.75%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (15.60%) Web Development
4 43 (13.15%) TDD
5 36 (11.01%) SOLID
6 35 (10.70%) SOA
7 34 (10.40%) Business Intelligence
8 32 (9.79%) OO
8 32 (9.79%) Scrum
9 31 (9.48%) Mentoring
10 30 (9.17%) Logistics
10 30 (9.17%) Software Engineering
11 29 (8.87%) Continuous Integration
12 27 (8.26%) CRM
13 22 (6.73%) Continuous Delivery
14 19 (5.81%) SDLC
15 18 (5.50%) Performance Tuning
16 17 (5.20%) ITIL
17 14 (4.28%) Microservices
17 14 (4.28%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 212 (64.83%) C#
2 184 (56.27%) SQL
3 92 (28.13%) JavaScript
4 84 (25.69%) T-SQL
5 59 (18.04%) VB.NET
6 30 (9.17%) VB
7 21 (6.42%) PowerShell
8 12 (3.67%) Java
8 12 (3.67%) PHP
8 12 (3.67%) TypeScript
9 7 (2.14%) Erlang
9 7 (2.14%) VB6
9 7 (2.14%) VBA
10 6 (1.83%) VBScript
11 3 (0.92%) F#
12 2 (0.61%) Go
12 2 (0.61%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 25 (7.65%) Degree
2 8 (2.45%) Security Cleared
3 6 (1.83%) SC Cleared
4 5 (1.53%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (1.53%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (0.92%) MCSD
6 1 (0.31%) ISEB
6 1 (0.31%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.89%) QA
2 4 (1.22%) SLA
3 3 (0.92%) Data Quality
System Software
1 26 (7.95%) Active Directory
2 19 (5.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (2.75%) Hyper-V
4 5 (1.53%) Terminal Services
5 3 (0.92%) Docker
5 3 (0.92%) XenApp
5 3 (0.92%) XenDesktop
5 3 (0.92%) XenServer
6 1 (0.31%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (4.28%) Norton AntiVirus
2 9 (2.75%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.31%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 125 (38.23%) Microsoft
2 20 (6.12%) VMware
3 14 (4.28%) Symantec
3 14 (4.28%) Telerik
4 10 (3.06%) Google
4 10 (3.06%) IBM
5 9 (2.75%) Brocade
5 9 (2.75%) EMC
5 9 (2.75%) HP
5 9 (2.75%) Veeam
6 7 (2.14%) Cisco
7 6 (1.83%) JD Edwards
7 6 (1.83%) SonicWALL
8 5 (1.53%) arcserve
8 5 (1.53%) Intel Security
8 5 (1.53%) Kaspersky
8 5 (1.53%) Proofpoint
8 5 (1.53%) Sophos
8 5 (1.53%) WatchGuard
8 5 (1.53%) Webroot
Lichfield
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £39000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 65k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 TO 45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 30,000 + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £37000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 35,000 + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 5 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Cannock, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 35,000 + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
EMBS Ltd
Salary: £35k - 40k per year + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Burton-On-Trent
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 70,000 + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cannock, Staffordshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 40,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Smarterways Ltd.
Salary: Up to £30 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago