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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 5 7 5
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 55 44 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 23.61% 25.88% 31.55%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 69.62% 50.57% 69.41%
Number of salaries quoted 55 41 59
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £41,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
79 87 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 33.91% 51.18% 45.45%
Number of salaries quoted 76 71 85
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 23 January 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Stockport

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 69 (73.40%) .NET
2 64 (68.09%) C#
3 62 (65.96%) ASP.NET
4 56 (59.57%) HTML
5 47 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 47 (50.00%) MVC
6 46 (48.94%) CSS
7 41 (43.62%) TDD
8 35 (37.23%) ASP.NET MVC
9 34 (36.17%) Agile Software Development
10 33 (35.11%) jQuery
11 28 (29.79%) SQL Server 2008
12 27 (28.72%) SQL Server 2005
13 26 (27.66%) Microsoft
14 25 (26.60%) SQL
14 25 (26.60%) Scrum
15 23 (24.47%) Windows
16 21 (22.34%) XML
16 21 (22.34%) .NET Framework
17 20 (21.28%) WCF
17 20 (21.28%) HTML5
17 20 (21.28%) ASP.NET Web API
18 19 (20.21%) Dependency Injection
18 19 (20.21%) IIS
19 17 (18.09%) VB.NET
19 17 (18.09%) Relational Database
20 16 (17.02%) Visual Studio
21 14 (14.89%) T-SQL
21 14 (14.89%) OOD
22 13 (13.83%) RDBMS

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 19 (20.21%) IIS
2 9 (9.57%) Umbraco
3 8 (8.51%) CMS
4 4 (4.26%) SharePoint
4 4 (4.26%) Sitecore CMS
4 4 (4.26%) Sitefinity
5 2 (2.13%) Node.js
6 1 (1.06%) MODX
6 1 (1.06%) nginx
6 1 (1.06%) Apache
Applications
1 12 (12.77%) MS Office
1 12 (12.77%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.38%) Photoshop
3 4 (4.26%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (3.19%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.06%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.64%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.06%) DMZ
2 1 (1.06%) Intranet
2 1 (1.06%) Internet
2 1 (1.06%) Network Security
2 1 (1.06%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (1.06%) NetScaler
2 1 (1.06%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (1.06%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (29.79%) SQL Server 2008
2 27 (28.72%) SQL Server 2005
3 17 (18.09%) Relational Database
4 13 (13.83%) RDBMS
5 4 (4.26%) Oracle Database
6 3 (3.19%) MySQL
6 3 (3.19%) Data Mining
7 2 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (1.06%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.06%) SQLite
8 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 16 (17.02%) Visual Studio
2 12 (12.77%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (6.38%) NUnit
3 6 (6.38%) Maven
4 5 (5.32%) Git (software)
5 4 (4.26%) Subversion
5 4 (4.26%) Mercurial
5 4 (4.26%) Moq
5 4 (4.26%) Jenkins
6 2 (2.13%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 2 (2.13%) Eclipse
6 2 (2.13%) Dreamweaver
6 2 (2.13%) JUnit
6 2 (2.13%) Selenium
7 1 (1.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.06%) Gerrit
7 1 (1.06%) WiX
7 1 (1.06%) FxCop
7 1 (1.06%) StyleCop
7 1 (1.06%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 6 (6.38%) Finance
1 6 (6.38%) Retail
1 6 (6.38%) Music Industry
2 3 (3.19%) Marketing
2 3 (3.19%) Billing
2 3 (3.19%) Automotive
3 1 (1.06%) Games
Job Titles
1 58 (61.70%) Developer
2 45 (47.87%) .NET Developer
3 17 (18.09%) C# Developer
4 16 (17.02%) C# .NET Developer
5 15 (15.96%) Architect
6 14 (14.89%) Senior Developer
7 13 (13.83%) ASP.NET Developer
8 12 (12.77%) Senior .NET Developer
8 12 (12.77%) Applications Architect
8 12 (12.77%) .NET Architect
8 12 (12.77%) Lead Architect
9 11 (11.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 10 (10.64%) Web Developer
11 9 (9.57%) Analyst
11 9 (9.57%) Service Analyst
11 9 (9.57%) Service Desk Analyst
11 9 (9.57%) .NET Web Developer
12 7 (7.45%) 1st Line Support
13 6 (6.38%) Software Engineer
13 6 (6.38%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (73.40%) .NET
2 62 (65.96%) ASP.NET
3 56 (59.57%) HTML
4 46 (48.94%) CSS
5 35 (37.23%) ASP.NET MVC
6 33 (35.11%) jQuery
7 21 (22.34%) .NET Framework
7 21 (22.34%) XML
8 20 (21.28%) WCF
8 20 (21.28%) HTML5
8 20 (21.28%) ASP.NET Web API
9 12 (12.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 12 (12.77%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 12 (12.77%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 12 (12.77%) Ajax
10 8 (8.51%) RESTful
10 8 (8.51%) Web Services
11 6 (6.38%) Java EE
11 6 (6.38%) JSON
11 6 (6.38%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.77%) Inversion of Control
2 10 (10.64%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (7.45%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.26%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.13%) User Experience
5 2 (2.13%) Graphic Design
5 2 (2.13%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.13%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 23 (24.47%) Windows
2 10 (10.64%) Linux
2 10 (10.64%) UNIX
3 9 (9.57%) Windows XP
4 7 (7.45%) Android
4 7 (7.45%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.06%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.06%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.06%) Debian
5 1 (1.06%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (50.00%) MVC
2 41 (43.62%) TDD
3 34 (36.17%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (26.60%) Scrum
5 19 (20.21%) Dependency Injection
6 14 (14.89%) OOD
7 13 (13.83%) Responsive Web Design
8 12 (12.77%) Web Development
8 12 (12.77%) Mentoring
9 11 (11.70%) BDD
9 11 (11.70%) ITIL
10 9 (9.57%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (8.51%) Software Engineering
12 7 (7.45%) Web Application Development
12 7 (7.45%) Android Development
12 7 (7.45%) iOS Development
12 7 (7.45%) OO
13 6 (6.38%) E-Commerce
13 6 (6.38%) Software Architecture
13 6 (6.38%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 64 (68.09%) C#
2 47 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 25 (26.60%) SQL
4 17 (18.09%) VB.NET
5 14 (14.89%) T-SQL
6 7 (7.45%) Java
7 6 (6.38%) C
7 6 (6.38%) C++
8 3 (3.19%) VBA
8 3 (3.19%) PL/SQL
9 2 (2.13%) Ruby
10 1 (1.06%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.06%) Python
10 1 (1.06%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.06%) VB6
10 1 (1.06%) VB
10 1 (1.06%) Perl
10 1 (1.06%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (11.70%) Degree
2 7 (7.45%) MCP
2 7 (7.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (3.19%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.57%) SLA
2 1 (1.06%) QA
System Software
1 9 (9.57%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.06%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.06%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (1.06%) Puppet
1 1 (1.06%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 26 (27.66%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.38%) Oracle
3 5 (5.32%) VMware
4 4 (4.26%) Adobe
4 4 (4.26%) EPiServer
4 4 (4.26%) Sitecore
5 3 (3.19%) Google
6 1 (1.06%) Wonderware
6 1 (1.06%) Cisco
6 1 (1.06%) Juniper
6 1 (1.06%) NetApp
6 1 (1.06%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.06%) Percona
6 1 (1.06%) Facebook
6 1 (1.06%) Twitter
6 1 (1.06%) Xamarin
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