The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 11 6 6
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 31 42 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 20.00% 26.75% 23.64%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 62.00% 71.19% 55.96%
Number of salaries quoted 27 39 59
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +12.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,250 £23,300
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £38,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
SQL Server
Manchester

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 Stockport region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
50 59 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 32.26% 37.58% 42.25%
Number of salaries quoted 43 55 103
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

SQL Server Salary Trend in Stockport

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Stockport

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Stockport region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Stockport

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 80 (78.43%) .NET
2 72 (70.59%) C#
3 57 (55.88%) HTML
4 54 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
5 50 (49.02%) SQL Server 2008
6 49 (48.04%) CSS
7 45 (44.12%) ASP.NET
8 43 (42.16%) SQL
9 40 (39.22%) JavaScript
9 40 (39.22%) SQL Server 2005
10 36 (35.29%) WCF
11 34 (33.33%) Degree
12 33 (32.35%) MVC
13 31 (30.39%) VB.NET
13 31 (30.39%) TDD
14 30 (29.41%) Microsoft
15 27 (26.47%) Computer Science
15 27 (26.47%) LINQ
16 26 (25.49%) HTML5
17 25 (24.51%) Web Services
17 25 (24.51%) Windows
18 24 (23.53%) Scrum
18 24 (23.53%) Ajax
19 23 (22.55%) XML
20 22 (21.57%) jQuery
20 22 (21.57%) ASP.NET MVC
21 21 (20.59%) Continuous Integration
22 20 (19.61%) .NET Framework
23 19 (18.63%) Team Foundation Server
24 18 (17.65%) NUnit

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 (15.69%) IIS
2 7 (6.86%) SharePoint
3 5 (4.90%) CMS
3 5 (4.90%) Umbraco
3 5 (4.90%) Sitecore CMS
3 5 (4.90%) Sitefinity
4 4 (3.92%) WebLogic
4 4 (3.92%) WebSphere
5 3 (2.94%) GlassFish
6 1 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.98%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.98%) Tomcat
Applications
1 14 (13.73%) MS Excel
2 7 (6.86%) Photoshop
3 5 (4.90%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (2.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.98%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.92%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.98%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (49.02%) SQL Server 2008
2 40 (39.22%) SQL Server 2005
3 12 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (6.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (6.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 7 (6.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (3.92%) DB2
7 3 (2.94%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 3 (2.94%) Oracle Database
7 3 (2.94%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.96%) Cognos Framework Manager
8 2 (1.96%) MySQL
8 2 (1.96%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.98%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.98%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 19 (18.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 18 (17.65%) NUnit
3 16 (15.69%) Moq
4 7 (6.86%) Visual Studio
5 5 (4.90%) Subversion
5 5 (4.90%) Mercurial
5 5 (4.90%) Git (software)
6 4 (3.92%) Rhino Mocks
7 3 (2.94%) Eclipse
7 3 (2.94%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 2 (1.96%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 2 (1.96%) Jenkins
8 2 (1.96%) Dreamweaver
8 2 (1.96%) Selenium
8 2 (1.96%) JUnit
General
1 10 (9.80%) Finance
2 4 (3.92%) Games
3 2 (1.96%) Marketing
4 1 (0.98%) Automotive
4 1 (0.98%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 68 (66.67%) Developer
2 46 (45.10%) .NET Developer
3 30 (29.41%) C# Developer
4 28 (27.45%) C# .NET Developer
5 25 (24.51%) Software Developer
6 14 (13.73%) Senior Developer
7 12 (11.76%) Team Leader
7 12 (11.76%) Development Team Leader
7 12 (11.76%) .NET Software Developer
7 12 (11.76%) Software Development Team Leader
7 12 (11.76%) Software Team Leader
7 12 (11.76%) C# Software Developer
8 11 (10.78%) .NET Software Engineer
8 11 (10.78%) C# Software Engineer
8 11 (10.78%) Software Engineer
9 8 (7.84%) Architect
9 8 (7.84%) Tester
9 8 (7.84%) Software Tester
9 8 (7.84%) Senior .NET Developer
10 5 (4.90%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (78.43%) .NET
2 57 (55.88%) HTML
3 49 (48.04%) CSS
4 45 (44.12%) ASP.NET
5 36 (35.29%) WCF
6 27 (26.47%) LINQ
7 26 (25.49%) HTML5
8 25 (24.51%) Web Services
9 24 (23.53%) Ajax
10 23 (22.55%) XML
11 22 (21.57%) jQuery
11 22 (21.57%) ASP.NET MVC
12 20 (19.61%) .NET Framework
13 17 (16.67%) XSLT
14 12 (11.76%) ADO.NET
14 12 (11.76%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 11 (10.78%) Ninject
16 7 (6.86%) ASP.NET Web API
17 5 (4.90%) CSS3
17 5 (4.90%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 27 (26.47%) Computer Science
2 12 (11.76%) Mathematics
2 12 (11.76%) Physics
3 9 (8.82%) User Experience
4 7 (6.86%) Social Media
5 4 (3.92%) Inversion of Control
5 4 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.94%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.96%) Graphic Design
8 1 (0.98%) Informatics
8 1 (0.98%) Statistics
8 1 (0.98%) CMDB
8 1 (0.98%) FlexPod
8 1 (0.98%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 25 (24.51%) Windows
2 9 (8.82%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (2.94%) Linux
4 1 (0.98%) OS/400
4 1 (0.98%) zOS
4 1 (0.98%) SUSE
4 1 (0.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.98%) AIX
4 1 (0.98%) HPUX
4 1 (0.98%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (32.35%) MVC
3 31 (30.39%) TDD
4 24 (23.53%) Scrum
5 21 (20.59%) Continuous Integration
6 17 (16.67%) OO
7 15 (14.71%) Unit Testing
8 14 (13.73%) SOA
9 13 (12.75%) OOD
10 11 (10.78%) Automated Testing
10 11 (10.78%) Software Engineering
11 8 (7.84%) Software Testing
11 8 (7.84%) Regression Testing
11 8 (7.84%) Web Testing
11 8 (7.84%) System Testing
12 7 (6.86%) Multithreading
13 6 (5.88%) Data Analysis
14 5 (4.90%) Mentoring
14 5 (4.90%) Content Management
14 5 (4.90%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 72 (70.59%) C#
2 43 (42.16%) SQL
3 40 (39.22%) JavaScript
4 31 (30.39%) VB.NET
5 12 (11.76%) XQuery
6 9 (8.82%) T-SQL
7 4 (3.92%) C++
7 4 (3.92%) Java
8 3 (2.94%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.96%) VBA
10 1 (0.98%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 34 (33.33%) Degree
2 8 (7.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 8 (7.84%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.98%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.98%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.98%) KVM
2 1 (0.98%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.98%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 30 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 13 (12.75%) Oracle
3 5 (4.90%) Sitecore
3 5 (4.90%) Adobe
4 3 (2.94%) VMware
4 3 (2.94%) Sybase
5 2 (1.96%) Cognos
6 1 (0.98%) Cisco
6 1 (0.98%) IBM
6 1 (0.98%) Brocade
6 1 (0.98%) HP
6 1 (0.98%) EMC
6 1 (0.98%) Juniper
6 1 (0.98%) BMC
6 1 (0.98%) CA
6 1 (0.98%) NetApp
6 1 (0.98%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.98%) CheckPoint
6 1 (0.98%) Symantec
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