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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 8 5 4
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 39 49 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 24.07% 30.06% 24.42%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 70.91% 75.38% 55.26%
Number of salaries quoted 35 46 61
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +12.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,625 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £39,250 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
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
55 65 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 33.95% 39.88% 44.19%
Number of salaries quoted 49 62 108
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

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 29 August 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Stockport

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 81 (76.42%) .NET
2 72 (67.92%) C#
3 52 (49.06%) HTML
4 47 (44.34%) SQL
5 46 (43.40%) SQL Server 2008
6 44 (41.51%) CSS
7 43 (40.57%) ASP.NET
8 38 (35.85%) JavaScript
9 36 (33.96%) SQL Server 2005
10 35 (33.02%) Degree
11 34 (32.08%) WCF
12 32 (30.19%) VB.NET
12 32 (30.19%) MVC
12 32 (30.19%) Microsoft
13 29 (27.36%) Windows
14 28 (26.42%) Web Services
15 27 (25.47%) LINQ
15 27 (25.47%) TDD
15 27 (25.47%) Computer Science
16 24 (22.64%) Ajax
17 23 (21.70%) Scrum
18 22 (20.75%) XML
18 22 (20.75%) jQuery
18 22 (20.75%) HTML5
19 21 (19.81%) Agile Software Development
20 20 (18.87%) Continuous Integration
21 19 (17.92%) ASP.NET MVC
22 18 (16.98%) Team Foundation Server
22 18 (16.98%) OO
23 17 (16.04%) XSLT

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 15 (14.15%) IIS
2 10 (9.43%) SharePoint
3 6 (5.66%) WebLogic
3 6 (5.66%) WebSphere
4 5 (4.72%) Umbraco
4 5 (4.72%) Sitecore CMS
4 5 (4.72%) Sitefinity
4 5 (4.72%) CMS
5 4 (3.77%) GlassFish
6 3 (2.83%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (2.83%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (2.83%) MS Exchange
7 2 (1.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2000
7 2 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.94%) Tomcat
Applications
1 16 (15.09%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.66%) Photoshop
3 5 (4.72%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (2.83%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.94%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.77%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.89%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (43.40%) SQL Server 2008
2 36 (33.96%) SQL Server 2005
3 12 (11.32%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (7.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (7.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (7.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 7 (6.60%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (4.72%) DB2
7 4 (3.77%) Oracle Database
8 3 (2.83%) Relational Database
8 3 (2.83%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 2 (1.89%) Data Mining
9 2 (1.89%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.89%) Cognos Framework Manager
9 2 (1.89%) Oracle Exadata
10 1 (0.94%) OLAP
10 1 (0.94%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 18 (16.98%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (16.04%) NUnit
3 16 (15.09%) Moq
4 7 (6.60%) Visual Studio
5 5 (4.72%) Subversion
5 5 (4.72%) Mercurial
5 5 (4.72%) Git (software)
6 4 (3.77%) Rhino Mocks
7 3 (2.83%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 2 (1.89%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.94%) Dreamweaver
9 1 (0.94%) Selenium
9 1 (0.94%) JUnit
9 1 (0.94%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 1 (0.94%) Jenkins
General
1 12 (11.32%) Finance
2 4 (3.77%) Games
3 2 (1.89%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.94%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 73 (68.87%) Developer
2 48 (45.28%) .NET Developer
3 33 (31.13%) C# Developer
4 29 (27.36%) C# .NET Developer
5 25 (23.58%) Software Developer
6 13 (12.26%) Team Leader
7 12 (11.32%) Development Team Leader
7 12 (11.32%) Software Development Team Leader
7 12 (11.32%) Software Team Leader
7 12 (11.32%) C# Software Developer
7 12 (11.32%) .NET Software Developer
8 11 (10.38%) .NET Software Engineer
8 11 (10.38%) C# Software Engineer
8 11 (10.38%) Senior Developer
8 11 (10.38%) Software Engineer
9 8 (7.55%) Tester
9 8 (7.55%) Software Tester
10 6 (5.66%) Architect
10 6 (5.66%) Senior .NET Developer
11 5 (4.72%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (76.42%) .NET
2 52 (49.06%) HTML
3 44 (41.51%) CSS
4 43 (40.57%) ASP.NET
5 34 (32.08%) WCF
6 28 (26.42%) Web Services
7 27 (25.47%) LINQ
8 24 (22.64%) Ajax
9 22 (20.75%) jQuery
9 22 (20.75%) HTML5
9 22 (20.75%) XML
10 19 (17.92%) ASP.NET MVC
11 17 (16.04%) .NET Framework
11 17 (16.04%) XSLT
12 12 (11.32%) ADO.NET
12 12 (11.32%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 11 (10.38%) Ninject
14 5 (4.72%) WPF
14 5 (4.72%) XHTML
14 5 (4.72%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 27 (25.47%) Computer Science
2 12 (11.32%) Mathematics
2 12 (11.32%) Physics
3 8 (7.55%) Social Media
4 3 (2.83%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.83%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.89%) Clustering
5 2 (1.89%) Statistics
5 2 (1.89%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.89%) LIMS
5 2 (1.89%) FlexPod
5 2 (1.89%) Informatics
6 1 (0.94%) CMDB
6 1 (0.94%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.94%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.94%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (0.94%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 29 (27.36%) Windows
2 11 (10.38%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (2.83%) Linux
4 2 (1.89%) OS/400
4 2 (1.89%) zOS
4 2 (1.89%) SUSE
4 2 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (1.89%) AIX
4 2 (1.89%) HPUX
4 2 (1.89%) Solaris
5 1 (0.94%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (30.19%) MVC
2 27 (25.47%) TDD
3 23 (21.70%) Scrum
4 21 (19.81%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (18.87%) Continuous Integration
6 18 (16.98%) OO
7 16 (15.09%) Unit Testing
8 14 (13.21%) SOA
9 13 (12.26%) OOD
10 11 (10.38%) Automated Testing
10 11 (10.38%) Software Engineering
11 8 (7.55%) Regression Testing
11 8 (7.55%) Web Testing
11 8 (7.55%) Software Testing
11 8 (7.55%) System Testing
12 7 (6.60%) Multithreading
13 6 (5.66%) E-Commerce
13 6 (5.66%) Data Analysis
14 5 (4.72%) Business Continuity
14 5 (4.72%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 72 (67.92%) C#
2 47 (44.34%) SQL
3 38 (35.85%) JavaScript
4 32 (30.19%) VB.NET
5 12 (11.32%) XQuery
6 8 (7.55%) T-SQL
7 5 (4.72%) Java
8 4 (3.77%) C++
9 3 (2.83%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.89%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.89%) VBA
11 1 (0.94%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
11 1 (0.94%) Perl
11 1 (0.94%) VBScript
11 1 (0.94%) VB
Qualifications
1 35 (33.02%) Degree
2 8 (7.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 8 (7.55%) ISEB
3 2 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.89%) MCTS
3 2 (1.89%) MCITP
3 2 (1.89%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.89%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (3.77%) Hyper-V
2 3 (2.83%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.89%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (1.89%) Forefront TMG
3 2 (1.89%) UAG
3 2 (1.89%) KVM
Systems Management
1 2 (1.89%) Tivoli
1 2 (1.89%) MOM
1 2 (1.89%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 2 (1.89%) SCCM
1 2 (1.89%) SCOM
1 2 (1.89%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 2 (1.89%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 32 (30.19%) Microsoft
2 15 (14.15%) Oracle
3 5 (4.72%) Sitecore
3 5 (4.72%) Adobe
4 4 (3.77%) Symantec
5 3 (2.83%) VMware
5 3 (2.83%) Sybase
6 2 (1.89%) Cognos
6 2 (1.89%) Cisco
6 2 (1.89%) IBM
6 2 (1.89%) Brocade
6 2 (1.89%) HP
6 2 (1.89%) EMC
6 2 (1.89%) Juniper
6 2 (1.89%) BMC
6 2 (1.89%) CA
6 2 (1.89%) NetApp
6 2 (1.89%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.89%) CheckPoint
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