The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stevenage region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 15 14 28
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +14
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 11 7 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 10.19% 6.25% 8.17%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 33.33% 35.00% 25.30%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 21
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £34,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £44,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
SQL Server
Hertfordshire

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 Stevenage region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Stevenage
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
33 20 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 30.56% 17.86% 32.30%
Number of salaries quoted 28 20 29
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £33,100 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Stevenage region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Stevenage

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Stevenage region.

SQL Server Salary Trend in Stevenage

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Stevenage

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Stevenage region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Stevenage

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Stevenage 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 35 (97.22%) .NET
2 25 (69.44%) Microsoft
2 25 (69.44%) .NET Framework
3 22 (61.11%) C#
3 22 (61.11%) SQL
4 18 (50.00%) HTML
5 16 (44.44%) Windows
6 15 (41.67%) ASP.NET
6 15 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (41.67%) MVC
7 14 (38.89%) CSS
7 14 (38.89%) XML
8 13 (36.11%) VB
8 13 (36.11%) JavaScript
9 12 (33.33%) ITIL
9 12 (33.33%) Unix
9 12 (33.33%) Linux
9 12 (33.33%) Apache
9 12 (33.33%) Tomcat
9 12 (33.33%) SLA
9 12 (33.33%) IBM
9 12 (33.33%) Java
9 12 (33.33%) Oracle
9 12 (33.33%) IIS
9 12 (33.33%) Middleware
9 12 (33.33%) Active Directory
9 12 (33.33%) VMware
9 12 (33.33%) Finance
9 12 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
9 12 (33.33%) WebSphere

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Stevenage 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 12 (33.33%) Apache
1 12 (33.33%) IIS
1 12 (33.33%) Tomcat
1 12 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 3 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.67%) NoSQL
1 6 (16.67%) RavenDB
2 4 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.56%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.78%) PowerPivot
4 1 (2.78%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (27.78%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (11.11%) Marketing
3 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (75.00%) Developer
2 17 (47.22%) .NET Developer
3 12 (33.33%) .NET Software Developer
4 10 (27.78%) SQL Developer
5 9 (25.00%) C# Developer
5 9 (25.00%) Software Developer
6 8 (22.22%) Analyst
6 8 (22.22%) Programmer
7 6 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
7 6 (16.67%) C# Software Developer
7 6 (16.67%) XML Developer
8 5 (13.89%) C# WCF Developer
8 5 (13.89%) SQL Server Developer
8 5 (13.89%) WCF Developer
9 4 (11.11%) Applications Developer
9 4 (11.11%) Applications Support
9 4 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (8.33%) .NET Software Engineer
10 3 (8.33%) C# Software Engineer
10 3 (8.33%) Developer/Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (97.22%) .NET
2 25 (69.44%) .NET Framework
3 18 (50.00%) HTML
4 15 (41.67%) ASP.NET
5 14 (38.89%) CSS
5 14 (38.89%) XML
6 12 (33.33%) Middleware
7 11 (30.56%) jQuery
8 10 (27.78%) HTML5
9 9 (25.00%) Entity Framework
10 8 (22.22%) WCF
11 7 (19.44%) AngularJS
12 6 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
12 6 (16.67%) CSS3
12 6 (16.67%) XSLT
13 4 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
13 4 (11.11%) XSL
14 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 3 (8.33%) KnockoutJS
14 3 (8.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) N-Tier
2 2 (5.56%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.78%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 16 (44.44%) Windows
2 12 (33.33%) Linux
2 12 (33.33%) Unix
2 12 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 12 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 12 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (41.67%) MVC
2 12 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 12 (33.33%) ITIL
2 12 (33.33%) ITIL V3
2 12 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 12 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 12 (33.33%) Time Management
2 12 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 11 (30.56%) Scrum
4 7 (19.44%) TDD
5 4 (11.11%) B2C
5 4 (11.11%) Unit Testing
5 4 (11.11%) Workflow
6 3 (8.33%) Coaching
6 3 (8.33%) Mentoring
6 3 (8.33%) OO
6 3 (8.33%) Refactoring
6 3 (8.33%) Software Engineering
7 2 (5.56%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (61.11%) C#
1 22 (61.11%) SQL
2 13 (36.11%) JavaScript
2 13 (36.11%) VB
3 12 (33.33%) Java
4 9 (25.00%) T-SQL
5 4 (11.11%) XPath
5 4 (11.11%) XQuery
6 3 (8.33%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.78%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 12 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 12 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 8 (22.22%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.78%) Degree
3 1 (2.78%) ISEB
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 12 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.78%) ISA Server
Vendors
1 25 (69.44%) Microsoft
2 12 (33.33%) IBM
2 12 (33.33%) Oracle
2 12 (33.33%) VMware
3 10 (27.78%) Telerik
4 2 (5.56%) Nintex
5 1 (2.78%) Cognizant
5 1 (2.78%) Rockwell