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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 1 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 84 116 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 42.42% 40.70% 45.25%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 90.32% 74.36% 83.80%
Number of salaries quoted 72 64 95
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £19,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
93 156 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 46.97% 54.74% 53.99%
Number of salaries quoted 81 91 118
Average salary £31,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.61% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,700 £19,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 28 August 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 78 (58.65%) SQL
2 58 (43.61%) .NET
3 48 (36.09%) C#
4 46 (34.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 40 (30.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 39 (29.32%) ASP.NET
7 36 (27.07%) Microsoft
8 33 (24.81%) HTML
8 33 (24.81%) Finance
8 33 (24.81%) SQL Server 2008
9 30 (22.56%) JavaScript
10 29 (21.80%) CSS
11 28 (21.05%) MVC
11 28 (21.05%) Performance Tuning
12 27 (20.30%) QA
12 27 (20.30%) T-SQL
13 26 (19.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 24 (18.05%) Windows
15 23 (17.29%) Agile Software Development
15 23 (17.29%) VB.NET
16 22 (16.54%) Business Intelligence
16 22 (16.54%) Relational Database
17 21 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC
17 21 (15.79%) OLTP
18 20 (15.04%) Clustering
18 20 (15.04%) User Acceptance Testing
19 18 (13.53%) Replication
19 18 (13.53%) MS Excel
20 16 (12.03%) Git (software)
20 16 (12.03%) Web Application Development

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 12 (9.02%) Node.js
2 7 (5.26%) CMS
3 4 (3.01%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (2.26%) Drupal
4 3 (2.26%) WordPress
4 3 (2.26%) IIS
5 2 (1.50%) ColdFusion
6 1 (0.75%) JBoss
6 1 (0.75%) Apache
Applications
1 18 (13.53%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.75%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (7.52%) SaaS
2 3 (2.26%) Google Apps
3 2 (1.50%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.75%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.75%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.26%) Internet
2 1 (0.75%) LAN
2 1 (0.75%) WAN
2 1 (0.75%) HTTP
2 1 (0.75%) VPN
2 1 (0.75%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (34.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 40 (30.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 33 (24.81%) SQL Server 2008
4 26 (19.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 22 (16.54%) Relational Database
6 21 (15.79%) OLTP
7 13 (9.77%) NoSQL
8 10 (7.52%) RDBMS
9 8 (6.02%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (3.01%) MySQL
11 3 (2.26%) MongoDB
12 2 (1.50%) MS Access
12 2 (1.50%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (1.50%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 16 (12.03%) Git (software)
2 9 (6.77%) JIRA
3 7 (5.26%) Jenkins
4 6 (4.51%) TeamCity
4 6 (4.51%) Subversion
5 4 (3.01%) Visual Studio
5 4 (3.01%) Maven
5 4 (3.01%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (2.26%) Mercurial
6 3 (2.26%) Hudson
6 3 (2.26%) AccuRev
6 3 (2.26%) Ant
6 3 (2.26%) CruiseControl
7 2 (1.50%) TestPartner
7 2 (1.50%) QADirector
General
1 33 (24.81%) Finance
2 12 (9.02%) Games
3 3 (2.26%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.26%) Back Office
4 1 (0.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 57 (42.86%) Developer
2 31 (23.31%) DBA
3 24 (18.05%) .NET Developer
4 22 (16.54%) SQL DBA
5 18 (13.53%) Administrator
6 13 (9.77%) SQL Developer
7 11 (8.27%) Web Developer
8 10 (7.52%) Tester
8 10 (7.52%) Team Leader
9 9 (6.77%) .NET Team Leader
10 8 (6.02%) QA Tester
10 8 (6.02%) SQL Server DBA
11 7 (5.26%) Senior DBA
11 7 (5.26%) Senior SQL DBA
12 6 (4.51%) Systems Administrator
13 5 (3.76%) Graduate
13 5 (3.76%) ASP.NET Developer
13 5 (3.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 5 (3.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 5 (3.76%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (43.61%) .NET
2 39 (29.32%) ASP.NET
3 33 (24.81%) HTML
4 29 (21.80%) CSS
5 21 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC
6 15 (11.28%) HTML5
7 14 (10.53%) WCF
8 9 (6.77%) Web Services
8 9 (6.77%) jQuery
8 9 (6.77%) RESTful
8 9 (6.77%) ASP.NET Web API
9 8 (6.02%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 8 (6.02%) XML
9 8 (6.02%) .NET Framework
10 7 (5.26%) CSS3
11 5 (3.76%) REST
11 5 (3.76%) SOAP
12 3 (2.26%) XSL
12 3 (2.26%) XSLT
12 3 (2.26%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 20 (15.04%) Clustering
2 18 (13.53%) Replication
3 10 (7.52%) N-Tier
4 6 (4.51%) Computer Science
5 5 (3.76%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (3.76%) Private Cloud
6 4 (3.01%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (2.26%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.75%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 24 (18.05%) Windows
2 12 (9.02%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (5.26%) UNIX
3 7 (5.26%) Linux
4 5 (3.76%) Solaris
4 5 (3.76%) CentOS
4 5 (3.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (3.76%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 4 (3.01%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (21.05%) MVC
1 28 (21.05%) Performance Tuning
2 23 (17.29%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (16.54%) Business Intelligence
4 20 (15.04%) User Acceptance Testing
5 16 (12.03%) Web Application Development
6 15 (11.28%) Capacity Planning
7 13 (9.77%) E-Commerce
7 13 (9.77%) Data Modelling
8 11 (8.27%) Web Development
8 11 (8.27%) Mentoring
9 10 (7.52%) Database Mirroring
9 10 (7.52%) TDD
9 10 (7.52%) BDD
10 8 (6.02%) Unit Testing
10 8 (6.02%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (6.02%) Project Management
10 8 (6.02%) Infrastructure Management
11 7 (5.26%) Database Security
11 7 (5.26%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 78 (58.65%) SQL
2 48 (36.09%) C#
3 30 (22.56%) JavaScript
4 27 (20.30%) T-SQL
5 23 (17.29%) VB.NET
6 14 (10.53%) VB
7 12 (9.02%) Ruby
8 6 (4.51%) Python
8 6 (4.51%) Java
9 4 (3.01%) PHP
10 3 (2.26%) PL/SQL
10 3 (2.26%) PHP5
10 3 (2.26%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.50%) Objective-C
11 2 (1.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 15 (11.28%) Degree
2 9 (6.77%) MCSA
2 9 (6.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (6.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 9 (6.77%) MCITP
3 4 (3.01%) ISEB
4 2 (1.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.75%) MCSE
5 1 (0.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (20.30%) QA
2 2 (1.50%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (11.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (7.52%) Hyper-V
3 5 (3.76%) vSphere
4 1 (0.75%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (3.76%) Nagios
2 3 (2.26%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 36 (27.07%) Microsoft
2 15 (11.28%) VMware
3 9 (6.77%) Google
4 6 (4.51%) Red Hat
5 4 (3.01%) Citrix
5 4 (3.01%) Oracle
5 4 (3.01%) Sitecore
6 3 (2.26%) Remedy
7 2 (1.50%) Cognos
7 2 (1.50%) Adobe
8 1 (0.75%) Sun
8 1 (0.75%) MicroStrategy
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