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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 3 4 2
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 192 186 222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 31.17% 34.00% 40.81%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 75.00% 78.15% 78.45%
Number of salaries quoted 173 179 193
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £21,950 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,516
% change year-on-year
- +6.62%
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
256 238 283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 41.56% 43.51% 52.02%
Number of salaries quoted 232 220 250
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,550 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Staffordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 12 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent +1 75 £38,000 +1.33% 16
Lichfield +2 38 £35,500 +65.11% 6
Burton-upon-Trent +3 20 £40,750 -9.44%
Tamworth -8 17 £36,750 +5.00% 4
Stafford -12 9 £47,500 +18.75% 3
Cannock +4 4 £47,500 +90.00%
Rugeley - 1 £28,500 -
SQL Server
West Midlands

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Staffordshire region citing SQL Server also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server.

1 238 (59.65%) SQL
2 233 (58.40%) .NET
3 210 (52.63%) C#
4 126 (31.58%) MVC
5 122 (30.58%) ASP.NET
6 102 (25.56%) Agile Software Development
6 102 (25.56%) T-SQL
7 101 (25.31%) Microsoft
8 94 (23.56%) HTML
9 86 (21.55%) JavaScript
10 85 (21.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 82 (20.55%) Finance
11 82 (20.55%) CSS
12 76 (19.05%) ASP.NET MVC
13 74 (18.55%) Windows
14 69 (17.29%) jQuery
15 64 (16.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 62 (15.54%) Business Intelligence
17 61 (15.29%) WCF
18 53 (13.28%) VB.NET
19 49 (12.28%) HTML5
20 48 (12.03%) .NET Framework
21 47 (11.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
21 47 (11.78%) Web Services
22 45 (11.28%) Git (software)
23 44 (11.03%) TDD
23 44 (11.03%) Relational Database
24 42 (10.53%) Scrum
24 42 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
25 41 (10.28%) OO

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Staffordshire region citing SQL Server also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (4.01%) Node.js
2 11 (2.76%) MS Exchange
2 11 (2.76%) SharePoint
3 10 (2.51%) Site Server
4 5 (1.25%) CMS
5 4 (1.00%) Apache
5 4 (1.00%) IIS
5 4 (1.00%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (1.00%) Umbraco
6 3 (0.75%) Drupal
6 3 (0.75%) WordPress
7 2 (0.50%) SAS
7 2 (0.50%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.25%) ColdFusion
8 1 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.25%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.25%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.25%) Tomcat
Applications
1 31 (7.77%) MS Excel
2 12 (3.01%) MS Office
3 3 (0.75%) InfoPath
4 2 (0.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (2.51%) Dynamics NAV
2 5 (1.25%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.75%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.25%) Exstream
4 1 (0.25%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 17 (4.26%) Google Analytics
2 5 (1.25%) Office 365
3 3 (0.75%) Google Apps
3 3 (0.75%) SaaS
4 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.51%) VLAN
2 4 (1.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (0.75%) DHCP
3 3 (0.75%) DNS
3 3 (0.75%) Ethernet
3 3 (0.75%) Firewall
3 3 (0.75%) LAN
3 3 (0.75%) SAN
3 3 (0.75%) WAN
4 2 (0.50%) Internet
5 1 (0.25%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.25%) Intranet
5 1 (0.25%) iSCSI
5 1 (0.25%) Skype
5 1 (0.25%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (21.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 64 (16.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 47 (11.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 44 (11.03%) Relational Database
5 35 (8.77%) SQL Server 2008
6 27 (6.77%) OLTP
6 27 (6.77%) SQL Server 2014
7 26 (6.52%) SQL Server 2005
8 25 (6.27%) Data Warehouse
8 25 (6.27%) SQL Server 2012
9 22 (5.51%) NoSQL
10 12 (3.01%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 10 (2.51%) Oracle Database
12 9 (2.26%) Big Data
12 9 (2.26%) MySQL
12 9 (2.26%) RDBMS
13 6 (1.50%) SQL CLR
14 4 (1.00%) QlikView
14 4 (1.00%) Snowflake Schema
14 4 (1.00%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 45 (11.28%) Git (software)
2 22 (5.51%) Visual Studio
3 21 (5.26%) TeamCity
4 20 (5.01%) Subversion
5 18 (4.51%) JIRA
6 17 (4.26%) Jenkins
7 15 (3.76%) NUnit
8 12 (3.01%) Moq
9 10 (2.51%) MSTest
9 10 (2.51%) Rhino Mocks
9 10 (2.51%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (1.25%) Ant
10 5 (1.25%) CruiseControl
11 4 (1.00%) AccuRev
11 4 (1.00%) Hudson
11 4 (1.00%) Maven
11 4 (1.00%) Mercurial
12 3 (0.75%) Selenium
12 3 (0.75%) SoapUI
12 3 (0.75%) SpecFlow
General
1 82 (20.55%) Finance
2 17 (4.26%) Games
3 13 (3.26%) Back Office
4 12 (3.01%) Marketing
5 10 (2.51%) Manufacturing
6 6 (1.50%) Retail
7 4 (1.00%) Advertising
8 3 (0.75%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 228 (57.14%) Developer
2 120 (30.08%) .NET Developer
3 82 (20.55%) SQL Developer
4 78 (19.55%) C# Developer
5 54 (13.53%) C# .NET Developer
6 39 (9.77%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 38 (9.52%) Software Developer
8 34 (8.52%) Analyst
8 34 (8.52%) SQL Server Developer
9 33 (8.27%) ASP.NET Developer
10 31 (7.77%) .NET Software Developer
11 28 (7.02%) Web Developer
12 26 (6.52%) C# Software Developer
12 26 (6.52%) DBA
13 24 (6.02%) Junior
14 22 (5.51%) Team Leader
14 22 (5.51%) VB.NET Developer
15 20 (5.01%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 20 (5.01%) IT Support
16 18 (4.51%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 233 (58.40%) .NET
2 122 (30.58%) ASP.NET
3 94 (23.56%) HTML
4 82 (20.55%) CSS
5 76 (19.05%) ASP.NET MVC
6 69 (17.29%) jQuery
7 61 (15.29%) WCF
8 49 (12.28%) HTML5
9 48 (12.03%) .NET Framework
10 47 (11.78%) Web Services
11 38 (9.52%) RESTful
12 36 (9.02%) WinForms
13 34 (8.52%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 26 (6.52%) WPF
15 23 (5.76%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 22 (5.51%) Ajax
17 21 (5.26%) REST
18 19 (4.76%) AngularJS
18 19 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web API
19 17 (4.26%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 28 (7.02%) Computer Science
2 23 (5.76%) Replication
3 16 (4.01%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (3.76%) N-Tier
5 10 (2.51%) Inversion of Control
5 10 (2.51%) Statistics
6 8 (2.01%) Clustering
7 7 (1.75%) BBC
7 7 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (1.75%) Social Media
8 4 (1.00%) Data Integration
8 4 (1.00%) Driving Licence
8 4 (1.00%) EPoS
8 4 (1.00%) Visualisation
9 3 (0.75%) Mobile App
9 3 (0.75%) Smartphone
10 2 (0.50%) EMC VNX
10 2 (0.50%) EMC VNXe
10 2 (0.50%) Mathematics
10 2 (0.50%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 74 (18.55%) Windows
2 27 (6.77%) Windows Server
3 20 (5.01%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (4.01%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (3.26%) Unix
6 8 (2.01%) Linux
6 8 (2.01%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (0.75%) Windows 7
7 3 (0.75%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.50%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.25%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.25%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (31.58%) MVC
2 102 (25.56%) Agile Software Development
3 62 (15.54%) Business Intelligence
4 44 (11.03%) TDD
5 42 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
5 42 (10.53%) Scrum
6 41 (10.28%) OO
7 32 (8.02%) Unit Testing
8 31 (7.77%) Mentoring
9 30 (7.52%) Software Engineering
10 27 (6.77%) Continuous Improvement
10 27 (6.77%) Web Development
11 26 (6.52%) Web Application Development
12 25 (6.27%) ETL
12 25 (6.27%) SDLC
13 23 (5.76%) Project Management
14 22 (5.51%) Data Management
15 21 (5.26%) E-Commerce
16 20 (5.01%) Performance Tuning
17 19 (4.76%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 238 (59.65%) SQL
2 210 (52.63%) C#
3 102 (25.56%) T-SQL
4 86 (21.55%) JavaScript
5 53 (13.28%) VB.NET
6 38 (9.52%) VB
7 17 (4.26%) Ruby
8 13 (3.26%) PHP
9 11 (2.76%) Java
10 10 (2.51%) VB6
11 9 (2.26%) PowerShell
11 9 (2.26%) TypeScript
12 7 (1.75%) Python
13 3 (0.75%) PL/SQL
13 3 (0.75%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.50%) C++
14 2 (0.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 36 (9.02%) Degree
2 7 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (1.25%) MCSE
4 4 (1.00%) CCA
4 4 (1.00%) Citrix Certification
4 4 (1.00%) MCITP
4 4 (1.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (0.50%) ISEB
5 2 (0.50%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.25%) CCNA
6 1 (0.25%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.25%) MCP
6 1 (0.25%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (6.52%) QA
2 5 (1.25%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.25%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.25%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (5.51%) Active Directory
2 15 (3.76%) Hyper-V
2 15 (3.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 11 (2.76%) Rundeck
2 10 (2.51%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 101 (25.31%) Microsoft
2 29 (7.27%) Google
3 24 (6.02%) Oracle
4 23 (5.76%) VMware
5 10 (2.51%) Intel Security
6 8 (2.01%) Citrix
7 7 (1.75%) Apple
7 7 (1.75%) Facebook
7 7 (1.75%) MicroStrategy
7 7 (1.75%) Sony
7 7 (1.75%) Yahoo!
8 6 (1.50%) Cognos
9 4 (1.00%) Cisco
9 4 (1.00%) Netezza
9 4 (1.00%) Remedy
9 4 (1.00%) Teradata
10 3 (0.75%) Greenplum
10 3 (0.75%) NetApp
10 3 (0.75%) Tableau
10 3 (0.75%) Vertica
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 60k per year
Posted: 5 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £20k - 25k per year + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £50k - 60k per year
Posted: 5 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £50k - 60k per year
Posted: 5 hours ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £21000 - £25000 per annum + training and excellent package
Posted: 11 hours ago
Lichfield
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £45k - 65k per year
Posted: 14 hours ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + flexi working, health, parking
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Digital Vision Search Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Digital Vision Search Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £17000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + 23 Days Holiday+ Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Staffordshire
Computer People
Salary: £35000.00 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Staffordshire
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stafford
Erin Associates Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent benefits package
Posted: 7 days ago
Lichfield
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Lichfield
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Lichfield
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Staffordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Lichfield
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Lichfield
Modis International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago