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

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 5 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 256 221 325
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 37.54% 34.05% 44.52%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 82.58% 73.91% 73.03%
Number of salaries quoted 244 199 253
Median salary £35,000 £39,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.82% +4.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,500 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
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
310 299 445
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 45.45% 46.07% 60.96%
Number of salaries quoted 290 267 340
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 £28,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 July 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 July 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 -2 136 £32,500 -13.33% 10
Burton-upon-Trent 0 41 £40,000 +28.00% 5
Tamworth 0 25 £37,500 +7.14% 3
Stafford -4 15 £37,500 -6.25% 3
Lichfield -5 14 £37,500 -16.66% 2
Uttoxeter - 2 £29,000 -
Cannock +2 1 £35,000 -19.07% 3
SQL Server
West Midlands

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 279 (66.91%) .NET
2 259 (62.11%) C#
3 257 (61.63%) SQL
4 171 (41.01%) ASP.NET
5 158 (37.89%) MVC
6 152 (36.45%) Microsoft
7 129 (30.94%) JavaScript
8 109 (26.14%) HTML
9 107 (25.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 105 (25.18%) Agile Software Development
11 99 (23.74%) T-SQL
12 91 (21.82%) VB.NET
13 83 (19.90%) CSS
14 81 (19.42%) Windows
15 79 (18.94%) jQuery
16 75 (17.99%) SQL Server 2008
17 67 (16.07%) ASP.NET MVC
18 65 (15.59%) WCF
19 59 (14.15%) OO
20 55 (13.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 54 (12.95%) Web Development
22 53 (12.71%) TDD
22 53 (12.71%) Web Services
23 49 (11.75%) XML
24 48 (11.51%) MS Excel
25 47 (11.27%) .NET Framework
25 47 (11.27%) Business Intelligence
26 42 (10.07%) Finance
27 41 (9.83%) HTML5
28 40 (9.59%) Relational Database

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 17 (4.08%) IIS
1 17 (4.08%) SharePoint
2 10 (2.40%) BizTalk Server
3 9 (2.16%) CMS
4 5 (1.20%) Site Server
5 4 (0.96%) Umbraco
6 3 (0.72%) ColdFusion
6 3 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (0.72%) MS Exchange
6 3 (0.72%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (0.48%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (0.48%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.24%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 48 (11.51%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.72%) MS Office
3 1 (0.24%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 21 (5.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.96%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.72%) Exstream
4 1 (0.24%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 17 (4.08%) Sage Pay
2 7 (1.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (1.68%) SaaS
3 6 (1.44%) Office 365
4 4 (0.96%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 17 (4.08%) SSL
2 8 (1.92%) VLAN
3 5 (1.20%) DAB
4 4 (0.96%) SAN
5 3 (0.72%) DNS
5 3 (0.72%) Firewall
5 3 (0.72%) LAN
5 3 (0.72%) Network Security
5 3 (0.72%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.72%) WAN
6 1 (0.24%) Internet
6 1 (0.24%) Intranet
6 1 (0.24%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (25.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 75 (17.99%) SQL Server 2008
3 55 (13.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 40 (9.59%) Relational Database
5 36 (8.63%) SQL Server 2012
6 32 (7.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 28 (6.71%) SQL Server 2005
8 25 (6.00%) Data Warehouse
9 12 (2.88%) NoSQL
9 12 (2.88%) OLAP
9 12 (2.88%) SQL Server 2014
10 11 (2.64%) OLTP
11 9 (2.16%) SQL CLR
12 7 (1.68%) Apache Cassandra
12 7 (1.68%) MS Access
12 7 (1.68%) PostgreSQL
13 6 (1.44%) Big Data
13 6 (1.44%) Star Schema
14 5 (1.20%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 4 (0.96%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 22 (5.28%) Team Foundation Server
2 19 (4.56%) Visual Studio
3 14 (3.36%) Git (software)
4 13 (3.12%) Subversion
5 11 (2.64%) Selenium
6 10 (2.40%) NUnit
7 9 (2.16%) TeamCity
8 8 (1.92%) Moq
9 7 (1.68%) JIRA
9 7 (1.68%) QADirector
9 7 (1.68%) TestPartner
10 6 (1.44%) ReSharper
11 5 (1.20%) SoapUI
12 4 (0.96%) Eclipse
12 4 (0.96%) ERwin
13 3 (0.72%) CruiseControl
14 2 (0.48%) SpecFlow
15 1 (0.24%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 42 (10.07%) Finance
2 15 (3.60%) Retail
3 10 (2.40%) Games
4 7 (1.68%) Advertising
5 4 (0.96%) Manufacturing
5 4 (0.96%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (0.72%) Automotive
7 2 (0.48%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.24%) Back Office
8 1 (0.24%) Marketing
8 1 (0.24%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 293 (70.26%) Developer
2 143 (34.29%) .NET Developer
3 95 (22.78%) C# Developer
4 79 (18.94%) SQL Developer
5 63 (15.11%) C# .NET Developer
6 59 (14.15%) Software Developer
7 48 (11.51%) ASP.NET Developer
8 46 (11.03%) .NET Software Developer
9 42 (10.07%) Web Developer
10 40 (9.59%) Senior Developer
11 34 (8.15%) C# Software Developer
12 29 (6.95%) Analyst
12 29 (6.95%) DBA
12 29 (6.95%) VB.NET Developer
13 24 (5.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 24 (5.76%) Junior
14 22 (5.28%) Tester
15 21 (5.04%) Junior Developer
16 20 (4.80%) Senior .NET Developer
17 18 (4.32%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 279 (66.91%) .NET
2 171 (41.01%) ASP.NET
3 109 (26.14%) HTML
4 83 (19.90%) CSS
5 79 (18.94%) jQuery
6 67 (16.07%) ASP.NET MVC
7 65 (15.59%) WCF
8 53 (12.71%) Web Services
9 49 (11.75%) XML
10 47 (11.27%) .NET Framework
11 41 (9.83%) HTML5
12 35 (8.39%) AngularJS
13 34 (8.15%) WPF
14 32 (7.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 32 (7.67%) WinForms
15 31 (7.43%) ASP.NET Web API
15 31 (7.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 27 (6.47%) Ajax
16 27 (6.47%) Entity Framework
17 26 (6.24%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 34 (8.15%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (5.52%) Computer Science
3 18 (4.32%) Enterprise Software
4 14 (3.36%) Replication
5 11 (2.64%) Mobile App
5 11 (2.64%) Statistics
6 5 (1.20%) Driving Licence
6 5 (1.20%) NHS
7 4 (0.96%) iPad
8 3 (0.72%) BBC
8 3 (0.72%) Data Integration
8 3 (0.72%) Fintech
8 3 (0.72%) IVR
8 3 (0.72%) Social Media
8 3 (0.72%) Visualisation
9 2 (0.48%) FMCG
9 2 (0.48%) User Experience
10 1 (0.24%) Life Science
10 1 (0.24%) Online Gambling
10 1 (0.24%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 81 (19.42%) Windows
2 20 (4.80%) Windows Server
3 14 (3.36%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (2.88%) Windows 7
5 9 (2.16%) Android
5 9 (2.16%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (1.44%) Apple iOS
7 4 (0.96%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 158 (37.89%) MVC
2 105 (25.18%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (14.15%) OO
4 54 (12.95%) Web Development
5 53 (12.71%) TDD
6 47 (11.27%) Business Intelligence
7 39 (9.35%) Data Management
8 31 (7.43%) CRM
9 27 (6.47%) Continuous Integration
9 27 (6.47%) OOP
10 26 (6.24%) Scrum
11 24 (5.76%) SDLC
11 24 (5.76%) SOA
12 23 (5.52%) Mentoring
12 23 (5.52%) Performance Tuning
13 22 (5.28%) Risk Assessment
14 21 (5.04%) Logistics
15 20 (4.80%) Software Engineering
15 20 (4.80%) Test Scripting
15 20 (4.80%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 259 (62.11%) C#
2 257 (61.63%) SQL
3 129 (30.94%) JavaScript
4 99 (23.74%) T-SQL
5 91 (21.82%) VB.NET
6 20 (4.80%) VB
7 7 (1.68%) Java
7 7 (1.68%) PHP
7 7 (1.68%) VBA
8 5 (1.20%) Ruby
9 4 (0.96%) F#
9 4 (0.96%) PowerShell
10 2 (0.48%) TypeScript
10 2 (0.48%) VB6
11 1 (0.24%) R
Qualifications
1 35 (8.39%) Degree
2 13 (3.12%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (2.16%) ISEB
4 7 (1.68%) ISEB Practitioner
4 7 (1.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (1.20%) Security Cleared
6 3 (0.72%) MCSD
7 2 (0.48%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.48%) MCP
7 2 (0.48%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.24%) HND
8 1 (0.24%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.88%) QA
2 3 (0.72%) Data Quality
System Software
1 10 (2.40%) Hyper-V
1 10 (2.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (2.16%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.72%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (1.20%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 152 (36.45%) Microsoft
2 17 (4.08%) WorldPay
3 15 (3.60%) PayPal
4 12 (2.88%) Google
4 12 (2.88%) Xamarin
5 10 (2.40%) VMware
6 8 (1.92%) Facebook
7 6 (1.44%) Apple
8 5 (1.20%) Intel Security
9 4 (0.96%) Oracle
9 4 (0.96%) Pega
9 4 (0.96%) Sitecore
10 3 (0.72%) Cisco
10 3 (0.72%) EPiServer
10 3 (0.72%) HP
10 3 (0.72%) Netezza
10 3 (0.72%) SAP
10 3 (0.72%) SonicWALL
10 3 (0.72%) Sony
10 3 (0.72%) Yahoo!
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + flexi hours, pen, free parking
Posted: 2 days ago
Cannock, Staffordshire
Oscar
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £27,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Staffordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cannock, Staffordshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Digital Vision Search Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Digital Vision Search Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cannock, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £17000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Salaries on offer - please contact for details
Posted: 4 days ago
Lichfield
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Synectics Solutions Limited
Salary: Competitive + Strong Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Burton-on-Trent
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: Up to £50,000 Plus Share Options + Working Flexibility Potential
Posted: 21 days ago
Burton-On-Trent
Bluetown Online LTD
Posted: 7 days ago
Lichfield
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago