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

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 5 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 197 222 322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 35.18% 36.94% 44.78%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 81.40% 79.57% 78.35%
Number of salaries quoted 183 200 244
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,200 £24,100 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £43,750
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
242 279 411
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 43.21% 46.42% 57.16%
Number of salaries quoted 224 246 304
Median salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £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 28 September 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 28 September 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 -4 108 £35,000 - 9
Tamworth +3 24 £29,500 -13.23% 3
Burton-upon-Trent -1 19 £47,500 +48.43% 2
Lichfield -10 18 £35,500 -2.06% 3
Stafford -1 13 £24,250 -30.71% 1
Cannock +3 4 £32,000 -23.80% 2
SQL Server
West Midlands

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 28 September 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.

1 274 (65.08%) SQL
2 266 (63.18%) .NET
3 252 (59.86%) C#
4 176 (41.81%) Microsoft
5 175 (41.57%) MVC
6 168 (39.90%) ASP.NET
7 129 (30.64%) JavaScript
8 118 (28.03%) HTML
9 116 (27.55%) T-SQL
10 103 (24.47%) VB.NET
10 103 (24.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 95 (22.57%) SQL Server 2008
12 91 (21.62%) Windows
13 89 (21.14%) CSS
14 88 (20.90%) Agile Software Development
15 80 (19.00%) ASP.NET MVC
16 69 (16.39%) .NET Framework
17 61 (14.49%) XML
17 61 (14.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 60 (14.25%) OO
19 54 (12.83%) Business Intelligence
20 53 (12.59%) Web Development
21 52 (12.35%) MS Excel
21 52 (12.35%) HTML5
21 52 (12.35%) jQuery
22 51 (12.11%) WCF
23 50 (11.88%) Web Services
24 47 (11.16%) SQL Server 2012
25 39 (9.26%) TDD
25 39 (9.26%) Entity Framework

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 24 (5.70%) IIS
2 15 (3.56%) SharePoint
3 14 (3.33%) MS Exchange
4 10 (2.38%) BizTalk Server
4 10 (2.38%) CMS
5 9 (2.14%) Apache
6 4 (0.95%) ColdFusion
6 4 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (0.71%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.24%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 52 (12.35%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.19%) MS Office
3 1 (0.24%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 20 (4.75%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (4.04%) Sage Pay
2 7 (1.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (1.66%) Office 365
3 5 (1.19%) Google Analytics
4 4 (0.95%) SaaS
5 3 (0.71%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (6.18%) SSL
2 14 (3.33%) DNS
2 14 (3.33%) TCP/IP
3 13 (3.09%) Firewall
3 13 (3.09%) Network Security
4 12 (2.85%) LAN
4 12 (2.85%) SAN
4 12 (2.85%) VLAN
4 12 (2.85%) WAN
5 10 (2.38%) DHCP
5 10 (2.38%) VPN
6 9 (2.14%) HTTP
6 9 (2.14%) ICMP
6 9 (2.14%) SMTP
6 9 (2.14%) Telnet
7 5 (1.19%) DAB
8 1 (0.24%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (24.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 95 (22.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 61 (14.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 47 (11.16%) SQL Server 2012
5 36 (8.55%) SQL Server 2005
6 33 (7.84%) Relational Database
6 33 (7.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 30 (7.13%) Data Warehouse
8 14 (3.33%) OLAP
9 12 (2.85%) NoSQL
9 12 (2.85%) SQL Server 2014
10 11 (2.61%) SQL CLR
11 9 (2.14%) MySQL
11 9 (2.14%) SQL Server 2000
11 9 (2.14%) Star Schema
12 8 (1.90%) MS Access
12 8 (1.90%) OLTP
13 6 (1.43%) QlikView
14 5 (1.19%) Data Mining
15 4 (0.95%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 24 (5.70%) Visual Studio
2 22 (5.23%) Subversion
3 16 (3.80%) Team Foundation Server
4 13 (3.09%) Git (software)
5 11 (2.61%) Eclipse
6 9 (2.14%) TeamCity
7 8 (1.90%) Selenium
8 7 (1.66%) JIRA
8 7 (1.66%) QADirector
8 7 (1.66%) TestPartner
9 2 (0.48%) ERwin
9 2 (0.48%) Jenkins
9 2 (0.48%) Moq
9 2 (0.48%) NUnit
10 1 (0.24%) CruiseControl
10 1 (0.24%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.24%) ReSharper
10 1 (0.24%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 27 (6.41%) Finance
2 14 (3.33%) Retail
3 10 (2.38%) Games
4 6 (1.43%) Advertising
5 4 (0.95%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (0.71%) Automotive
6 3 (0.71%) Manufacturing
6 3 (0.71%) Marketing
7 2 (0.48%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.24%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 293 (69.60%) Developer
2 122 (28.98%) .NET Developer
3 89 (21.14%) C# Developer
4 85 (20.19%) SQL Developer
5 68 (16.15%) Software Developer
6 52 (12.35%) C# .NET Developer
7 49 (11.64%) ASP.NET Developer
7 49 (11.64%) Senior Developer
8 42 (9.98%) Analyst
9 37 (8.79%) C# Software Developer
10 34 (8.08%) .NET Software Developer
11 32 (7.60%) Web Developer
12 28 (6.65%) Support Analyst
13 26 (6.18%) DBA
13 26 (6.18%) VB.NET Developer
14 23 (5.46%) Senior .NET Developer
15 22 (5.23%) Tester
16 20 (4.75%) Junior
17 19 (4.51%) Junior Developer
18 18 (4.28%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 266 (63.18%) .NET
2 168 (39.90%) ASP.NET
3 118 (28.03%) HTML
4 89 (21.14%) CSS
5 80 (19.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 69 (16.39%) .NET Framework
7 61 (14.49%) XML
8 52 (12.35%) HTML5
8 52 (12.35%) jQuery
9 51 (12.11%) WCF
10 50 (11.88%) Web Services
11 39 (9.26%) Entity Framework
12 31 (7.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 30 (7.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 30 (7.13%) WinForms
13 30 (7.13%) WPF
14 23 (5.46%) Ajax
14 23 (5.46%) AngularJS
14 23 (5.46%) EDI
15 22 (5.23%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 37 (8.79%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (5.23%) Computer Science
3 15 (3.56%) Mobile App
4 14 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (2.14%) IVR
5 9 (2.14%) Replication
5 9 (2.14%) Statistics
6 7 (1.66%) iPad
7 5 (1.19%) Driving Licence
7 5 (1.19%) NHS
7 5 (1.19%) Visualisation
8 4 (0.95%) Data Integration
8 4 (0.95%) User Experience
9 3 (0.71%) EPoS
9 3 (0.71%) Fintech
9 3 (0.71%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.48%) FMCG
10 2 (0.48%) Life Science
10 2 (0.48%) N-Tier
11 1 (0.24%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 91 (21.62%) Windows
2 16 (3.80%) Windows Server
3 14 (3.33%) Android
4 13 (3.09%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (2.85%) Windows 7
6 10 (2.38%) Apple iOS
6 10 (2.38%) Linux
6 10 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (1.90%) Windows Vista
7 8 (1.90%) Windows XP
8 5 (1.19%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 175 (41.57%) MVC
2 88 (20.90%) Agile Software Development
3 60 (14.25%) OO
4 54 (12.83%) Business Intelligence
5 53 (12.59%) Web Development
6 39 (9.26%) TDD
7 38 (9.03%) CRM
8 36 (8.55%) Logistics
9 34 (8.08%) Data Management
10 32 (7.60%) Mentoring
11 23 (5.46%) OOP
11 23 (5.46%) Scrum
12 22 (5.23%) Regression Testing
12 22 (5.23%) Test Scripting
13 20 (4.75%) Project Management
13 20 (4.75%) SDLC
13 20 (4.75%) Software Engineering
14 18 (4.28%) Continuous Integration
14 18 (4.28%) Performance Tuning
14 18 (4.28%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 274 (65.08%) SQL
2 252 (59.86%) C#
3 129 (30.64%) JavaScript
4 116 (27.55%) T-SQL
5 103 (24.47%) VB.NET
6 22 (5.23%) VB
7 8 (1.90%) Java
7 8 (1.90%) VBA
8 7 (1.66%) Ruby
8 7 (1.66%) TypeScript
9 6 (1.43%) PHP
9 6 (1.43%) PowerShell
9 6 (1.43%) VB6
10 5 (1.19%) F#
11 2 (0.48%) Go
12 1 (0.24%) R
Qualifications
1 35 (8.31%) Degree
2 17 (4.04%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (2.61%) Security Cleared
4 8 (1.90%) SC Cleared
5 7 (1.66%) ISEB
5 7 (1.66%) ISEB Practitioner
5 7 (1.66%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 5 (1.19%) MCSD
7 2 (0.48%) MCP
8 1 (0.24%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.61%) QA
2 4 (0.95%) Data Quality
System Software
1 15 (3.56%) Active Directory
2 13 (3.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.43%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.71%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (2.14%) Norton AntiVirus
1 9 (2.14%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 176 (41.81%) Microsoft
2 17 (4.04%) WorldPay
3 15 (3.56%) PayPal
4 14 (3.33%) VMware
5 13 (3.09%) Xamarin
6 12 (2.85%) Google
7 11 (2.61%) Telerik
8 9 (2.14%) Brocade
8 9 (2.14%) EMC
8 9 (2.14%) HP
8 9 (2.14%) IBM
8 9 (2.14%) Symantec
8 9 (2.14%) Veeam
9 6 (1.43%) Facebook
10 5 (1.19%) Netezza
10 5 (1.19%) Oracle
11 4 (0.95%) Cisco
11 4 (0.95%) Pega
12 3 (0.71%) IDERA
12 3 (0.71%) SonicWALL
Lichfield, Staffordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £21000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Synectics Solutions Limited
Salary: Competitive Package + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + flexi hours, pen, free parking
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Stoke-on-trent, Staffordshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £20k - 30k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £53000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Synectics Solutions Limited
Salary: Competitive Package + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cannock, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £48,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cannock, Staffordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Gym
Posted: 5 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £41000 per annum + 25 hols+BH, pension, death in service
Posted: 5 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago