The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stoke-on-Trent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 2 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 114 122 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 39.18% 46.39% 53.85%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 76.51% 82.43% 98.99%
Number of salaries quoted 65 90 83
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £21,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
SQL Server
Staffordshire

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 Stoke-on-Trent region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
149 148 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 51.20% 56.27% 54.40%
Number of salaries quoted 85 116 84
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £20,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £77,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Stoke-on-Trent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Stoke-on-Trent region.

SQL Server Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Stoke-on-Trent region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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.

1 148 (75.51%) SQL
2 85 (43.37%) .NET
3 65 (33.16%) C#
4 51 (26.02%) MS Excel
5 46 (23.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 45 (22.96%) ASP.NET
7 36 (18.37%) E-Commerce
8 34 (17.35%) Microsoft
8 34 (17.35%) SQL Server 2005
8 34 (17.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 33 (16.84%) T-SQL
9 33 (16.84%) VB.NET
10 31 (15.82%) Data Warehouse
10 31 (15.82%) Relational Database
11 30 (15.31%) Mentoring
12 29 (14.80%) Degree
12 29 (14.80%) SQL Server 2008
12 29 (14.80%) Business Intelligence
13 27 (13.78%) Dimensional Modelling
14 25 (12.76%) jQuery
14 25 (12.76%) Windows
15 21 (10.71%) Data Management
16 20 (10.20%) N-Tier
17 19 (9.69%) JavaScript
17 19 (9.69%) Continuous Integration
17 19 (9.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 17 (8.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 17 (8.67%) HTML
18 17 (8.67%) VB
19 15 (7.65%) .NET Framework

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 3 (1.53%) MS Exchange
1 3 (1.53%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (0.51%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 51 (26.02%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.51%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.51%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.06%) HTTP
2 3 (1.53%) Ethernet
2 3 (1.53%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.02%) Wireshark
3 2 (1.02%) VLAN
3 2 (1.02%) Firewall
4 1 (0.51%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.51%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (23.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 34 (17.35%) SQL Server 2005
2 34 (17.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 31 (15.82%) Data Warehouse
3 31 (15.82%) Relational Database
4 29 (14.80%) SQL Server 2008
5 17 (8.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 13 (6.63%) SQL Server 2000
7 7 (3.57%) OLTP
8 5 (2.55%) OLAP
9 4 (2.04%) RDBMS
10 3 (1.53%) Big Data
11 2 (1.02%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (1.02%) Data Mart
12 1 (0.51%) MS Access
12 1 (0.51%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (0.51%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (5.10%) JIRA
1 10 (5.10%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.02%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.02%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.02%) Mercurial
2 2 (1.02%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.02%) Ant
2 2 (1.02%) Subversion
General
1 5 (2.55%) Retail
2 3 (1.53%) Games
3 2 (1.02%) Back Office
3 2 (1.02%) Finance
3 2 (1.02%) Billing
4 1 (0.51%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.51%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 98 (50.00%) Developer
2 45 (22.96%) Team Leader
3 29 (14.80%) .NET Developer
4 28 (14.29%) SQL Developer
5 18 (9.18%) Database Developer
5 18 (9.18%) SQL Database Developer
6 16 (8.16%) Development Team Leader
6 16 (8.16%) SQL DBA
6 16 (8.16%) DBA
6 16 (8.16%) Software Developer
7 14 (7.14%) C# Developer
8 13 (6.63%) Web Developer
8 13 (6.63%) C# .NET Developer
9 12 (6.12%) Graduate
9 12 (6.12%) Analyst
9 12 (6.12%) Senior Developer
10 10 (5.10%) MI Analyst
10 10 (5.10%) Junior
11 9 (4.59%) Administrator
11 9 (4.59%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (43.37%) .NET
2 45 (22.96%) ASP.NET
3 25 (12.76%) jQuery
4 19 (9.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 17 (8.67%) HTML
6 15 (7.65%) .NET Framework
7 13 (6.63%) WinForms
7 13 (6.63%) CSS
7 13 (6.63%) XML
8 11 (5.61%) XHTML
8 11 (5.61%) WPF
8 11 (5.61%) Silverlight
8 11 (5.61%) Ajax
8 11 (5.61%) HTML5
8 11 (5.61%) CSS3
9 10 (5.10%) XSL
9 10 (5.10%) Web Services
9 10 (5.10%) Middleware
10 9 (4.59%) XSLT
11 7 (3.57%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 20 (10.20%) N-Tier
2 12 (6.12%) Mathematics
3 10 (5.10%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (5.10%) Computer Science
4 7 (3.57%) Clustering
5 4 (2.04%) Open Source
6 3 (1.53%) SCADA
7 2 (1.02%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.02%) Physics
7 2 (1.02%) Streaming Video
7 2 (1.02%) Replication
8 1 (0.51%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.51%) Online Games
8 1 (0.51%) Online Gambling
8 1 (0.51%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 25 (12.76%) Windows
2 5 (2.55%) Linux
3 4 (2.04%) CentOS
3 4 (2.04%) UNIX
4 3 (1.53%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (1.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.02%) Android
5 2 (1.02%) Solaris
6 1 (0.51%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (18.37%) E-Commerce
2 30 (15.31%) Mentoring
3 29 (14.80%) Business Intelligence
4 27 (13.78%) Dimensional Modelling
5 21 (10.71%) Data Management
6 19 (9.69%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (7.14%) Web Development
7 14 (7.14%) Line Management
8 13 (6.63%) Risk Assessment
9 12 (6.12%) Data Analysis
10 11 (5.61%) MVC
11 10 (5.10%) Data Modelling
12 9 (4.59%) SOA
13 8 (4.08%) OO
13 8 (4.08%) SEO
14 7 (3.57%) Unit Testing
15 6 (3.06%) Low Latency
15 6 (3.06%) Performance Tuning
15 6 (3.06%) OOD
16 5 (2.55%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 148 (75.51%) SQL
2 65 (33.16%) C#
3 33 (16.84%) T-SQL
3 33 (16.84%) VB.NET
4 19 (9.69%) JavaScript
5 17 (8.67%) VB
6 3 (1.53%) Java
6 3 (1.53%) C++
6 3 (1.53%) VBScript
7 2 (1.02%) Ruby
7 2 (1.02%) Python
7 2 (1.02%) VB6
8 1 (0.51%) Objective-C
8 1 (0.51%) C
8 1 (0.51%) ActionScript
8 1 (0.51%) VBA
8 1 (0.51%) PHP
8 1 (0.51%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.51%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 29 (14.80%) Degree
2 7 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.02%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.57%) QA
2 1 (0.51%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (3.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.04%) vSphere
3 3 (1.53%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (2.04%) Nagios
Vendors
1 34 (17.35%) Microsoft
2 7 (3.57%) AccuRev
3 6 (3.06%) MicroStrategy
3 6 (3.06%) VMware
4 5 (2.55%) Oracle
5 4 (2.04%) Red Hat
6 3 (1.53%) Cisco
6 3 (1.53%) Avaya
7 2 (1.02%) Adobe
7 2 (1.02%) Infragistics
7 2 (1.02%) Remedy
8 1 (0.51%) Apple
8 1 (0.51%) Progress
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