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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 10 5 6
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 39 46 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 22.41% 26.44% 24.61%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 68.42% 66.67% 62.38%
Number of salaries quoted 35 42 63
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £40,000 £37,500
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
57 69 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 32.76% 39.66% 39.45%
Number of salaries quoted 47 64 99
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +14.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £40,000 £44,000
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 24 October 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Stockport

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 77 (81.91%) .NET
2 63 (67.02%) C#
3 60 (63.83%) HTML
4 54 (57.45%) ASP.NET
5 49 (52.13%) JavaScript
6 48 (51.06%) CSS
7 47 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
8 46 (48.94%) SQL
9 42 (44.68%) SQL Server 2008
10 38 (40.43%) MVC
11 34 (36.17%) Microsoft
12 32 (34.04%) HTML5
13 31 (32.98%) SQL Server 2005
13 31 (32.98%) TDD
14 27 (28.72%) ASP.NET MVC
15 26 (27.66%) WCF
15 26 (27.66%) VB.NET
16 25 (26.60%) jQuery
17 24 (25.53%) XML
18 23 (24.47%) Scrum
18 23 (24.47%) Degree
18 23 (24.47%) Ajax
19 20 (21.28%) Windows
20 18 (19.15%) Web Services
20 18 (19.15%) .NET Framework
21 17 (18.09%) Continuous Integration
21 17 (18.09%) XSLT
21 17 (18.09%) IIS
22 16 (17.02%) Team Foundation Server
22 16 (17.02%) Computer Science

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 17 (18.09%) IIS
2 6 (6.38%) SharePoint
3 5 (5.32%) CMS
3 5 (5.32%) Umbraco
3 5 (5.32%) Sitecore CMS
3 5 (5.32%) Sitefinity
4 1 (1.06%) MODX
4 1 (1.06%) nginx
4 1 (1.06%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.06%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.06%) GlassFish
4 1 (1.06%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.06%) Apache
4 1 (1.06%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (7.45%) Photoshop
1 7 (7.45%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.32%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (3.19%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.06%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.06%) HTTP
1 1 (1.06%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.06%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (44.68%) SQL Server 2008
2 31 (32.98%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (7.45%) Relational Database
4 6 (6.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (6.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (6.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (5.32%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (4.26%) RDBMS
7 3 (3.19%) MySQL
7 3 (3.19%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (2.13%) Oracle Database
8 2 (2.13%) Cognos Framework Manager
8 2 (2.13%) DB2
8 2 (2.13%) Data Mining
8 2 (2.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 16 (17.02%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (10.64%) Visual Studio
3 9 (9.57%) NUnit
4 7 (7.45%) Moq
5 5 (5.32%) Mercurial
5 5 (5.32%) Subversion
5 5 (5.32%) Git (software)
6 4 (4.26%) Rhino Mocks
7 3 (3.19%) Jenkins
7 3 (3.19%) Eclipse
8 2 (2.13%) Dreamweaver
8 2 (2.13%) JUnit
8 2 (2.13%) Selenium
8 2 (2.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 2 (2.13%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 1 (1.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 7 (7.45%) Finance
2 4 (4.26%) Games
2 4 (4.26%) Marketing
3 3 (3.19%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 58 (61.70%) Developer
2 39 (41.49%) .NET Developer
3 20 (21.28%) C# Developer
3 20 (21.28%) C# .NET Developer
4 17 (18.09%) Senior Developer
5 13 (13.83%) Software Developer
6 12 (12.77%) Team Leader
6 12 (12.77%) Development Team Leader
6 12 (12.77%) Software Team Leader
6 12 (12.77%) Software Development Team Leader
7 11 (11.70%) Senior .NET Developer
7 11 (11.70%) Architect
8 9 (9.57%) ASP.NET Developer
9 8 (8.51%) Applications Architect
9 8 (8.51%) .NET Architect
9 8 (8.51%) Lead Architect
10 7 (7.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 7 (7.45%) .NET Software Engineer
10 7 (7.45%) C# Software Engineer
10 7 (7.45%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (81.91%) .NET
2 60 (63.83%) HTML
3 54 (57.45%) ASP.NET
4 48 (51.06%) CSS
5 32 (34.04%) HTML5
6 27 (28.72%) ASP.NET MVC
7 26 (27.66%) WCF
8 25 (26.60%) jQuery
9 24 (25.53%) XML
10 23 (24.47%) Ajax
11 18 (19.15%) Web Services
11 18 (19.15%) .NET Framework
12 17 (18.09%) XSLT
13 14 (14.89%) LINQ
14 13 (13.83%) ASP.NET Web API
15 8 (8.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 8 (8.51%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 8 (8.51%) ASP.NET MVC 3
16 7 (7.45%) Ninject
17 5 (5.32%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 16 (17.02%) Computer Science
2 11 (11.70%) User Experience
3 8 (8.51%) Inversion of Control
4 7 (7.45%) Social Media
5 4 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (3.19%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (3.19%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.19%) Mathematics
6 3 (3.19%) Physics
7 2 (2.13%) Graphic Design
8 1 (1.06%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 20 (21.28%) Windows
2 6 (6.38%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (4.26%) Android
3 4 (4.26%) Apple iOS
4 3 (3.19%) Linux
5 1 (1.06%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (40.43%) MVC
3 31 (32.98%) TDD
4 23 (24.47%) Scrum
5 17 (18.09%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (10.64%) OO
6 10 (10.64%) SOA
7 8 (8.51%) Software Engineering
7 8 (8.51%) Dependency Injection
7 8 (8.51%) Responsive Web Design
7 8 (8.51%) Mentoring
8 7 (7.45%) Automated Testing
8 7 (7.45%) Multithreading
9 5 (5.32%) System Testing
9 5 (5.32%) Software Testing
9 5 (5.32%) Web Development
9 5 (5.32%) Content Management
9 5 (5.32%) Data Analysis
9 5 (5.32%) SEO
9 5 (5.32%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 63 (67.02%) C#
2 49 (52.13%) JavaScript
3 46 (48.94%) SQL
4 26 (27.66%) VB.NET
5 14 (14.89%) T-SQL
6 12 (12.77%) XQuery
7 3 (3.19%) PowerShell
7 3 (3.19%) Java
8 2 (2.13%) VBA
9 1 (1.06%) Python
9 1 (1.06%) VB
9 1 (1.06%) Perl
9 1 (1.06%) PHP
9 1 (1.06%) VB6
9 1 (1.06%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 23 (24.47%) Degree
2 5 (5.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 5 (5.32%) ISEB
3 4 (4.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (4.26%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.06%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.06%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.06%) Varnish
2 1 (1.06%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.06%) Puppet
1 1 (1.06%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 34 (36.17%) Microsoft
2 8 (8.51%) Oracle
3 5 (5.32%) Adobe
3 5 (5.32%) Sitecore
4 3 (3.19%) VMware
5 2 (2.13%) Sybase
5 2 (2.13%) Cognos
6 1 (1.06%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.06%) Percona
6 1 (1.06%) Facebook
6 1 (1.06%) Twitter
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