The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Stockport region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 6 5 5
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 53 72 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 26.90% 35.64% 25.53%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 81.54% 75.79% 57.14%
Number of salaries quoted 49 71 55
Average salary £42,500 £34,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +19.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £24,250 £23,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.35%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
65 95 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 32.99% 47.03% 44.68%
Number of salaries quoted 59 94 98
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
SQL Server
Manchester

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 22 July 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Stockport

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 84 (76.36%) .NET
2 74 (67.27%) C#
3 53 (48.18%) SQL
4 49 (44.55%) HTML
5 48 (43.64%) SQL Server 2008
6 42 (38.18%) JavaScript
7 40 (36.36%) ASP.NET
7 40 (36.36%) CSS
8 38 (34.55%) SQL Server 2005
9 37 (33.64%) Degree
9 37 (33.64%) WCF
10 32 (29.09%) VB.NET
11 31 (28.18%) Microsoft
11 31 (28.18%) MVC
12 30 (27.27%) Windows
13 28 (25.45%) Web Services
13 28 (25.45%) TDD
14 27 (24.55%) Ajax
14 27 (24.55%) Computer Science
15 26 (23.64%) LINQ
15 26 (23.64%) XML
16 25 (22.73%) Scrum
16 25 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
17 21 (19.09%) Team Foundation Server
17 21 (19.09%) ASP.NET MVC
17 21 (19.09%) OO
18 20 (18.18%) jQuery
19 19 (17.27%) Continuous Integration
20 17 (15.45%) Unit Testing
20 17 (15.45%) MS Excel

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 14 (12.73%) IIS
2 8 (7.27%) SharePoint
3 7 (6.36%) WebSphere
3 7 (6.36%) WebLogic
4 5 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (4.55%) GlassFish
4 5 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (4.55%) MS Exchange
5 4 (3.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2000
5 4 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.91%) Tomcat
Applications
1 17 (15.45%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.73%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.64%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.82%) SAN
2 1 (0.91%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (43.64%) SQL Server 2008
2 38 (34.55%) SQL Server 2005
3 12 (10.91%) SQL Server 2012
4 10 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (8.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (8.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 9 (8.18%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (4.55%) DB2
7 4 (3.64%) Oracle Database
8 3 (2.73%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 3 (2.73%) OLAP
9 2 (1.82%) Data Mining
9 2 (1.82%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.82%) Oracle Exadata
9 2 (1.82%) Cognos Framework Manager
9 2 (1.82%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 21 (19.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (13.64%) NUnit
2 15 (13.64%) Moq
3 3 (2.73%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 3 (2.73%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (0.91%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.91%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (11.82%) Finance
2 3 (2.73%) Games
3 2 (1.82%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.91%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 73 (66.36%) Developer
2 46 (41.82%) .NET Developer
3 29 (26.36%) C# Developer
4 26 (23.64%) Software Developer
5 25 (22.73%) C# .NET Developer
6 13 (11.82%) Team Leader
7 12 (10.91%) Development Team Leader
7 12 (10.91%) .NET Software Developer
7 12 (10.91%) Software Development Team Leader
7 12 (10.91%) C# Software Developer
7 12 (10.91%) Software Team Leader
8 11 (10.00%) .NET Software Engineer
8 11 (10.00%) C# Software Engineer
8 11 (10.00%) Software Engineer
9 10 (9.09%) Senior Developer
10 8 (7.27%) Tester
10 8 (7.27%) Software Tester
11 7 (6.36%) Consultant
12 6 (5.45%) Senior .NET Developer
13 5 (4.55%) Lead .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (76.36%) .NET
2 49 (44.55%) HTML
3 40 (36.36%) ASP.NET
3 40 (36.36%) CSS
4 37 (33.64%) WCF
5 28 (25.45%) Web Services
6 27 (24.55%) Ajax
7 26 (23.64%) LINQ
7 26 (23.64%) XML
8 21 (19.09%) ASP.NET MVC
9 20 (18.18%) jQuery
10 15 (13.64%) .NET Framework
10 15 (13.64%) HTML5
11 13 (11.82%) XSLT
12 12 (10.91%) ADO.NET
12 12 (10.91%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 11 (10.00%) Ninject
14 6 (5.45%) Spring
15 5 (4.55%) Spring MVC
15 5 (4.55%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 27 (24.55%) Computer Science
2 12 (10.91%) Mathematics
2 12 (10.91%) Physics
3 8 (7.27%) Social Media
4 5 (4.55%) Statistics
5 4 (3.64%) Blackberry
5 4 (3.64%) Clustering
5 4 (3.64%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.73%) Visualisation
6 3 (2.73%) Data Integration
6 3 (2.73%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.82%) LIMS
7 2 (1.82%) Informatics
7 2 (1.82%) FlexPod
8 1 (0.91%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 30 (27.27%) Windows
2 13 (11.82%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (3.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.82%) AIX
4 2 (1.82%) HPUX
4 2 (1.82%) Solaris
4 2 (1.82%) Linux
4 2 (1.82%) zOS
4 2 (1.82%) OS/400
4 2 (1.82%) SUSE
4 2 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.91%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (28.18%) MVC
2 28 (25.45%) TDD
3 25 (22.73%) Scrum
3 25 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (19.09%) OO
5 19 (17.27%) Continuous Integration
6 17 (15.45%) Unit Testing
7 16 (14.55%) OOD
8 14 (12.73%) SOA
9 11 (10.00%) Automated Testing
9 11 (10.00%) Software Engineering
10 8 (7.27%) Web Testing
10 8 (7.27%) System Testing
10 8 (7.27%) Software Testing
11 7 (6.36%) Multithreading
11 7 (6.36%) E-Commerce
12 6 (5.45%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (5.45%) Data Analysis
13 5 (4.55%) Web Development
13 5 (4.55%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 74 (67.27%) C#
2 53 (48.18%) SQL
3 42 (38.18%) JavaScript
4 32 (29.09%) VB.NET
5 12 (10.91%) XQuery
6 9 (8.18%) T-SQL
7 6 (5.45%) Java
8 4 (3.64%) C++
9 3 (2.73%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
9 3 (2.73%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.82%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.82%) VBA
11 1 (0.91%) Perl
11 1 (0.91%) VBScript
11 1 (0.91%) VB
Qualifications
1 37 (33.64%) Degree
2 8 (7.27%) ISEB
2 8 (7.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (3.64%) MCSE
3 4 (3.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (3.64%) MCTS
3 4 (3.64%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (5.45%) Hyper-V
2 5 (4.55%) Active Directory
3 4 (3.64%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (3.64%) Forefront TMG
3 4 (3.64%) UAG
4 2 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.82%) KVM
Systems Management
1 4 (3.64%) MOM
1 4 (3.64%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 4 (3.64%) SCCM
1 4 (3.64%) SCOM
1 4 (3.64%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 4 (3.64%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 2 (1.82%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 31 (28.18%) Microsoft
2 15 (13.64%) Oracle
3 6 (5.45%) Symantec
4 3 (2.73%) Sybase
5 2 (1.82%) Cognos
5 2 (1.82%) Juniper
5 2 (1.82%) BMC
5 2 (1.82%) CA
5 2 (1.82%) NetApp
5 2 (1.82%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.82%) CheckPoint
5 2 (1.82%) HP
5 2 (1.82%) EMC
5 2 (1.82%) Cisco
5 2 (1.82%) IBM
5 2 (1.82%) VMware
5 2 (1.82%) Brocade
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