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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 9 12 6
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -6
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 36 44 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 18.18% 18.80% 25.25%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 70.59% 40.00% 56.18%
Number of salaries quoted 34 38 50
Average salary £32,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £30,000 £26,450
10% offered a salary of more than £37,350 £47,500 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +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
51 110 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 25.76% 47.01% 44.95%
Number of salaries quoted 43 73 89
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,300 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 27 March 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Stockport

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 66 (69.47%) .NET
2 64 (67.37%) C#
3 61 (64.21%) ASP.NET
4 53 (55.79%) HTML
5 48 (50.53%) JavaScript
6 41 (43.16%) CSS
7 39 (41.05%) TDD
8 36 (37.89%) MVC
8 36 (37.89%) jQuery
9 33 (34.74%) XML
10 31 (32.63%) Microsoft
11 25 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
11 25 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC
11 25 (26.32%) Relational Database
12 23 (24.21%) SQL
13 22 (23.16%) IIS
13 22 (23.16%) RDBMS
14 20 (21.05%) OOD
14 20 (21.05%) SQL Server 2008
15 19 (20.00%) Java
16 18 (18.95%) SQL Server 2005
16 18 (18.95%) Android
17 17 (17.89%) Web Development
17 17 (17.89%) Enterprise Software
17 17 (17.89%) Ajax
17 17 (17.89%) UNIX
18 16 (16.84%) Windows
18 16 (16.84%) MS Office
18 16 (16.84%) VB.NET
18 16 (16.84%) Scrum

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 22 (23.16%) IIS
2 7 (7.37%) Umbraco
3 6 (6.32%) CMS
4 2 (2.11%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.11%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (2.11%) Node.js
4 2 (2.11%) Sitefinity
5 1 (1.05%) MODX
5 1 (1.05%) nginx
5 1 (1.05%) Apache
Applications
1 16 (16.84%) MS Office
2 13 (13.68%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.16%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.53%) TCP/IP
2 6 (6.32%) Intranet
3 1 (1.05%) Internet
3 1 (1.05%) Network Security
3 1 (1.05%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (1.05%) NetScaler
3 1 (1.05%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (1.05%) DMZ
3 1 (1.05%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (26.32%) Relational Database
2 22 (23.16%) RDBMS
3 20 (21.05%) SQL Server 2008
4 18 (18.95%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (4.21%) Oracle Database
6 3 (3.16%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (3.16%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 3 (3.16%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.05%) MySQL
7 1 (1.05%) SQLite
7 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (1.05%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.05%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 13 (13.68%) Maven
2 12 (12.63%) Visual Studio
3 9 (9.47%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (4.21%) NUnit
5 3 (3.16%) Moq
6 2 (2.11%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.05%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (1.05%) Gerrit
7 1 (1.05%) WiX
7 1 (1.05%) Subversion
7 1 (1.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.05%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.05%) FxCop
7 1 (1.05%) StyleCop
7 1 (1.05%) MSTest
General
1 13 (13.68%) Retail
2 6 (6.32%) Finance
2 6 (6.32%) Music Industry
3 3 (3.16%) Billing
4 1 (1.05%) Automotive
4 1 (1.05%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 55 (57.89%) Developer
2 37 (38.95%) .NET Developer
3 20 (21.05%) C# Developer
4 17 (17.89%) C# .NET Developer
5 14 (14.74%) Analyst
6 13 (13.68%) Web Developer
6 13 (13.68%) Software Engineer
7 12 (12.63%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 11 (11.58%) ASP.NET Developer
9 10 (10.53%) Architect
10 9 (9.47%) Service Analyst
10 9 (9.47%) Service Desk Analyst
11 8 (8.42%) C# Web Developer
11 8 (8.42%) Senior Developer
11 8 (8.42%) Senior .NET Developer
12 7 (7.37%) Applications Architect
12 7 (7.37%) 1st Line Support
12 7 (7.37%) .NET Architect
12 7 (7.37%) Lead Architect
13 6 (6.32%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (69.47%) .NET
2 61 (64.21%) ASP.NET
3 53 (55.79%) HTML
4 41 (43.16%) CSS
5 36 (37.89%) jQuery
6 33 (34.74%) XML
7 25 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC
8 17 (17.89%) Ajax
9 16 (16.84%) WCF
9 16 (16.84%) ASP.NET Web API
10 15 (15.79%) .NET Framework
11 13 (13.68%) Java EE
11 13 (13.68%) JSON
11 13 (13.68%) JMS
11 13 (13.68%) WSDL
11 13 (13.68%) Hibernate
11 13 (13.68%) ActiveMQ
11 13 (13.68%) Spring
11 13 (13.68%) Servlets
11 13 (13.68%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (17.89%) Enterprise Software
2 14 (14.74%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (9.47%) Mobile App
4 7 (7.37%) Inversion of Control
5 3 (3.16%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.11%) Mathematics
6 2 (2.11%) Physics
6 2 (2.11%) User Experience
7 1 (1.05%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.05%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 18 (18.95%) Android
2 17 (17.89%) UNIX
3 16 (16.84%) Windows
4 15 (15.79%) Linux
5 9 (9.47%) Windows XP
5 9 (9.47%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.05%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.05%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.05%) Debian
6 1 (1.05%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (41.05%) TDD
2 36 (37.89%) MVC
3 25 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (21.05%) OOD
5 17 (17.89%) Web Development
6 16 (16.84%) Scrum
7 14 (14.74%) Software Engineering
7 14 (14.74%) Dependency Injection
8 13 (13.68%) Software Architecture
8 13 (13.68%) E-Commerce
8 13 (13.68%) Logistics
9 11 (11.58%) ITIL
10 10 (10.53%) BDD
11 9 (9.47%) Android Development
11 9 (9.47%) iOS Development
12 8 (8.42%) Responsive Web Design
13 7 (7.37%) Mentoring
13 7 (7.37%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (7.37%) OO
14 6 (6.32%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 64 (67.37%) C#
2 48 (50.53%) JavaScript
3 23 (24.21%) SQL
4 19 (20.00%) Java
5 16 (16.84%) VB.NET
6 13 (13.68%) C
6 13 (13.68%) C++
7 10 (10.53%) VB
8 8 (8.42%) T-SQL
9 3 (3.16%) PL/SQL
9 3 (3.16%) VBA
10 2 (2.11%) Ruby
11 1 (1.05%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.05%) Python
11 1 (1.05%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.05%) VB6
11 1 (1.05%) Perl
11 1 (1.05%) PHP
Qualifications
1 16 (16.84%) Degree
2 9 (9.47%) MCP
2 9 (9.47%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (3.16%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.47%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (9.47%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.05%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.05%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (1.05%) Puppet
1 1 (1.05%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 31 (32.63%) Microsoft
2 9 (9.47%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (4.21%) EPiServer
3 4 (4.21%) Oracle
4 3 (3.16%) VMware
4 3 (3.16%) Google
5 2 (2.11%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.05%) Percona
6 1 (1.05%) Xamarin
6 1 (1.05%) Cisco
6 1 (1.05%) Wonderware
6 1 (1.05%) Juniper
6 1 (1.05%) NetApp
6 1 (1.05%) Red Hat
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