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 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
West Midlands / Staffordshire
Rank 4 3 4
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 133 207 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 29.30% 31.99% 35.15%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 62.74% 75.00% 74.81%
Number of salaries quoted 119 190 185
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £51,500 £45,000
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
212 276 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 46.70% 42.66% 46.99%
Number of salaries quoted 187 253 240
Median salary £40,000 £36,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,550 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £52,200
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 25 February 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 25 February 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 0 62 £40,000 +6.66% 8
Tamworth +3 23 £34,000 -5.55% 4
Burton-upon-Trent 0 17 £42,500 +6.25% 3
Stafford +6 14 £39,500 -4.24% 1
Lichfield -13 8 £40,000 +11.11% 1
Cannock -2 6 £39,000 -17.89% 1
SQL Server
West Midlands

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 25 February 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.

1 218 (69.65%) .NET
2 214 (68.37%) C#
3 170 (54.31%) SQL
4 138 (44.09%) MVC
5 118 (37.70%) ASP.NET
5 118 (37.70%) Microsoft
6 100 (31.95%) Agile Software Development
7 99 (31.63%) HTML
8 92 (29.39%) JavaScript
8 92 (29.39%) CSS
9 85 (27.16%) ASP.NET MVC
10 81 (25.88%) SQL Server 2008
11 80 (25.56%) T-SQL
12 69 (22.04%) Windows
12 69 (22.04%) HTML5
13 62 (19.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 59 (18.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 57 (18.21%) XML
15 57 (18.21%) jQuery
16 56 (17.89%) WCF
16 56 (17.89%) TDD
17 55 (17.57%) VB.NET
18 53 (16.93%) Web Services
19 51 (16.29%) MS Excel
20 48 (15.34%) .NET Framework
21 47 (15.02%) SOLID
22 42 (13.42%) Web Development
22 42 (13.42%) WPF
23 40 (12.78%) VB
24 38 (12.14%) SOA

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 16 (5.11%) SharePoint
2 15 (4.79%) IIS
3 12 (3.83%) MS Exchange
4 11 (3.51%) CMS
5 7 (2.24%) ColdFusion
6 6 (1.92%) FormScape
7 5 (1.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 5 (1.60%) Site Server
8 3 (0.96%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (0.96%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (0.64%) Apache
9 2 (0.64%) NServiceBus
10 1 (0.32%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.32%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.32%) Skype for Business
10 1 (0.32%) WordPress
Applications
1 51 (16.29%) MS Excel
2 12 (3.83%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (3.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.92%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.96%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.19%) Google Analytics
2 7 (2.24%) Office 365
3 6 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (1.92%) SaaS
4 5 (1.60%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (1.60%) Mimecast
5 1 (0.32%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.83%) DNS
2 10 (3.19%) VLAN
3 9 (2.88%) Firewall
4 7 (2.24%) DHCP
5 4 (1.28%) Broadband
5 4 (1.28%) Network Security
5 4 (1.28%) TCP/IP
5 4 (1.28%) VPN
6 3 (0.96%) LAN
6 3 (0.96%) Remote Desktop
6 3 (0.96%) WAN
7 2 (0.64%) HTTP
7 2 (0.64%) ICMP
7 2 (0.64%) SAN
7 2 (0.64%) SMTP
7 2 (0.64%) SSL
7 2 (0.64%) Telnet
8 1 (0.32%) ISDN
8 1 (0.32%) NetScaler
8 1 (0.32%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (25.88%) SQL Server 2008
2 62 (19.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 59 (18.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 35 (11.18%) MySQL
5 29 (9.27%) SQL Server 2012
6 25 (7.99%) SQL Server 2005
6 25 (7.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 24 (7.67%) Relational Database
8 16 (5.11%) Data Warehouse
9 14 (4.47%) NoSQL
10 13 (4.15%) RDBMS
11 11 (3.51%) SQL Server 2000
12 7 (2.24%) SQL CLR
13 6 (1.92%) SQL Server 2014
14 5 (1.60%) Power BI
15 4 (1.28%) Big Data
15 4 (1.28%) Neo4j
15 4 (1.28%) OLTP
15 4 (1.28%) QlikView
15 4 (1.28%) Riak
Development Applications
1 30 (9.58%) Subversion
2 23 (7.35%) Visual Studio
3 18 (5.75%) Git (software)
3 18 (5.75%) TeamCity
4 15 (4.79%) Jenkins
5 14 (4.47%) Selenium
6 11 (3.51%) Eclipse
7 10 (3.19%) Moq
7 10 (3.19%) NUnit
7 10 (3.19%) Rhino Mocks
8 8 (2.56%) MSTest
8 8 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (1.60%) JIRA
10 3 (0.96%) Mercurial
11 2 (0.64%) Bugzilla
12 1 (0.32%) Apache Continuum
12 1 (0.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 1 (0.32%) Bitbucket
12 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 1 (0.32%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 22 (7.03%) Finance
2 13 (4.15%) Marketing
3 7 (2.24%) Retail
4 6 (1.92%) Games
5 5 (1.60%) Telecoms
6 3 (0.96%) Advertising
6 3 (0.96%) Electronics
7 2 (0.64%) Automotive
8 1 (0.32%) French Language
8 1 (0.32%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 200 (63.90%) Developer
2 77 (24.60%) C# Developer
3 69 (22.04%) .NET Developer
4 55 (17.57%) Software Developer
5 43 (13.74%) SQL Developer
6 39 (12.46%) Senior Developer
7 31 (9.90%) C# .NET Developer
8 24 (7.67%) Analyst
8 24 (7.67%) ASP.NET Developer
9 22 (7.03%) .NET Software Developer
10 21 (6.71%) C# Software Developer
11 19 (6.07%) DBA
11 19 (6.07%) Full Stack Developer
12 18 (5.75%) SQL DBA
12 18 (5.75%) Support Analyst
13 17 (5.43%) VB.NET Developer
14 16 (5.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 15 (4.79%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
15 15 (4.79%) Software Engineer
15 15 (4.79%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 218 (69.65%) .NET
2 118 (37.70%) ASP.NET
3 99 (31.63%) HTML
4 92 (29.39%) CSS
5 85 (27.16%) ASP.NET MVC
6 69 (22.04%) HTML5
7 57 (18.21%) jQuery
7 57 (18.21%) XML
8 56 (17.89%) WCF
9 53 (16.93%) Web Services
10 48 (15.34%) .NET Framework
11 42 (13.42%) WPF
12 33 (10.54%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 30 (9.58%) AngularJS
14 21 (6.71%) Entity Framework
14 21 (6.71%) React
15 20 (6.39%) EDI
16 19 (6.07%) WinForms
17 15 (4.79%) ASP.NET Web API
17 15 (4.79%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 24 (7.67%) Computer Science
2 14 (4.47%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (4.47%) Enterprise Software
3 12 (3.83%) Mobile App
3 12 (3.83%) N-Tier
4 8 (2.56%) IVR
5 7 (2.24%) Management Information System
6 6 (1.92%) User Experience
7 5 (1.60%) Clustering
7 5 (1.60%) EPoS
8 4 (1.28%) Online Gambling
8 4 (1.28%) Replication
9 2 (0.64%) iPad
9 2 (0.64%) Streaming Music
10 1 (0.32%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 69 (22.04%) Windows
2 20 (6.39%) Windows Server
3 14 (4.47%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (4.15%) Android
5 10 (3.19%) Apple iOS
6 8 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (2.56%) Windows Vista
6 8 (2.56%) Windows XP
7 4 (1.28%) Linux
8 2 (0.64%) Windows Mobile
8 2 (0.64%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.32%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.32%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (44.09%) MVC
2 100 (31.95%) Agile Software Development
3 56 (17.89%) TDD
4 47 (15.02%) SOLID
5 42 (13.42%) Web Development
6 38 (12.14%) SOA
7 36 (11.50%) Business Intelligence
8 34 (10.86%) Scrum
9 31 (9.90%) Software Engineering
10 30 (9.58%) OO
11 29 (9.27%) Continuous Integration
11 29 (9.27%) Mentoring
12 23 (7.35%) Continuous Delivery
12 23 (7.35%) Logistics
13 22 (7.03%) Line Management
13 22 (7.03%) Microservices
13 22 (7.03%) SDLC
14 21 (6.71%) CRM
14 21 (6.71%) Performance Tuning
15 17 (5.43%) Inversion of Control
Programming Languages
1 214 (68.37%) C#
2 170 (54.31%) SQL
3 92 (29.39%) JavaScript
4 80 (25.56%) T-SQL
5 55 (17.57%) VB.NET
6 40 (12.78%) VB
7 20 (6.39%) PowerShell
8 15 (4.79%) Java
9 12 (3.83%) PHP
9 12 (3.83%) TypeScript
10 9 (2.88%) Erlang
11 8 (2.56%) VB6
12 6 (1.92%) VBA
12 6 (1.92%) VBScript
13 2 (0.64%) C++
14 1 (0.32%) F#
14 1 (0.32%) Go
Qualifications
1 26 (8.31%) Degree
2 7 (2.24%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.60%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (1.60%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (1.28%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.64%) ISEB
5 2 (0.64%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (0.64%) MCSD
6 1 (0.32%) MCPD
6 1 (0.32%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (5.75%) QA
2 4 (1.28%) SLA
3 1 (0.32%) Data Quality
System Software
1 21 (6.71%) Active Directory
2 12 (3.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (3.19%) Hyper-V
4 6 (1.92%) Terminal Services
5 4 (1.28%) Docker
5 4 (1.28%) XenApp
5 4 (1.28%) XenDesktop
6 3 (0.96%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (2.24%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (0.64%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.32%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (0.32%) Rundeck
3 1 (0.32%) SCCM
Vendors
1 118 (37.70%) Microsoft
2 13 (4.15%) VMware
3 12 (3.83%) Telerik
4 11 (3.51%) Google
5 7 (2.24%) Symantec
6 6 (1.92%) Citrix
6 6 (1.92%) JD Edwards
7 5 (1.60%) Acronis
7 5 (1.60%) arcserve
7 5 (1.60%) Cisco
7 5 (1.60%) Cyberoam
7 5 (1.60%) Intel Security
7 5 (1.60%) Kaspersky
7 5 (1.60%) Proofpoint
7 5 (1.60%) SonicWALL
7 5 (1.60%) Sophos
7 5 (1.60%) WatchGuard
7 5 (1.60%) Webroot
8 3 (0.96%) IFS
8 3 (0.96%) Xamarin
Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 40k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £25k - 35k per year + pension, holidays and flexible working
Posted: Yesterday
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Online Resourcing
Salary: c£20,000 (dependent on experience) plus company benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £43000 per annum + competitive package
Posted: 5 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £20k - 45k per year + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £43000 per annum + competitive package
Posted: 5 days ago
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £37000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cannock, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 45k per year + pension, holidays and flexible working
Posted: 5 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Lichfield
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 5 days ago
Burton-On-Trent
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
bet365
Salary: Competitive Base Salary + Bonus and benefits
Posted: 17 days ago