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

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 3 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 61 135 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 27.60% 52.12% 58.13%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 69.32% 84.38% 98.94%
Number of salaries quoted 55 106 78
Average salary £37,500 £39,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.06% -1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,500 £31,550
10% offered a salary of more than £46,900 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
88 160 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 39.82% 61.78% 58.75%
Number of salaries quoted 73 129 78
Average salary £35,000 £28,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.80% -28.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 December 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 December 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.

1 130 (73.86%) SQL
2 69 (39.20%) .NET
3 57 (32.39%) C#
4 50 (28.41%) MS Excel
5 39 (22.16%) Windows
5 39 (22.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 37 (21.02%) T-SQL
6 37 (21.02%) E-Commerce
7 36 (20.45%) ASP.NET
8 34 (19.32%) VB.NET
8 34 (19.32%) Microsoft
9 31 (17.61%) SQL Server 2005
10 30 (17.05%) SQL Server 2008
10 30 (17.05%) Business Intelligence
11 26 (14.77%) Dimensional Modelling
11 26 (14.77%) Relational Database
12 25 (14.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 24 (13.64%) jQuery
14 21 (11.93%) HTML
15 20 (11.36%) Mentoring
16 19 (10.80%) Linux
17 17 (9.66%) Data Warehouse
18 16 (9.09%) CSS
19 15 (8.52%) Line Management
19 15 (8.52%) Degree
19 15 (8.52%) Data Analysis
19 15 (8.52%) Data Management
20 14 (7.95%) Red Hat
20 14 (7.95%) OO
20 14 (7.95%) Data Modelling

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

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 7 (3.98%) MS Exchange
1 7 (3.98%) Apache
2 5 (2.84%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (1.70%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (1.70%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (1.14%) Joomla!
4 2 (1.14%) IIS
5 1 (0.57%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 50 (28.41%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.70%) MS Office
2 3 (1.70%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.70%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.14%) SaaS
1 2 (1.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.82%) TCP/IP
2 7 (3.98%) SNMP
3 5 (2.84%) Firewall
4 3 (1.70%) VLAN
4 3 (1.70%) LAN
4 3 (1.70%) WAN
4 3 (1.70%) Ethernet
5 2 (1.14%) HTTP
6 1 (0.57%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (22.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 31 (17.61%) SQL Server 2005
3 30 (17.05%) SQL Server 2008
4 26 (14.77%) Relational Database
5 25 (14.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 17 (9.66%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (5.68%) SQL Server 2000
8 9 (5.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 7 (3.98%) MySQL
9 7 (3.98%) Oracle Database
10 5 (2.84%) OLAP
10 5 (2.84%) OLTP
11 4 (2.27%) RDBMS
11 4 (2.27%) Big Data
11 4 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (1.14%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 8 (4.55%) Visual Studio
2 5 (2.84%) JIRA
3 2 (1.14%) NUnit
3 2 (1.14%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.57%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.57%) Subversion
4 1 (0.57%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.57%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.57%) Mercurial
4 1 (0.57%) Ant
General
1 5 (2.84%) Retail
2 4 (2.27%) Finance
3 3 (1.70%) Marketing
4 1 (0.57%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.57%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 86 (48.86%) Developer
2 38 (21.59%) Team Leader
3 27 (15.34%) SQL Developer
4 20 (11.36%) .NET Developer
5 19 (10.80%) Development Team Leader
6 17 (9.66%) Administrator
7 15 (8.52%) C# Developer
8 14 (7.95%) .NET Team Leader
9 13 (7.39%) SQL Database Developer
9 13 (7.39%) Database Developer
9 13 (7.39%) Software Developer
10 12 (6.82%) Analyst
10 12 (6.82%) Senior Developer
11 10 (5.68%) Graduate
11 10 (5.68%) Systems Administrator
11 10 (5.68%) Graduate Developer
12 9 (5.11%) SQL Server Developer
13 8 (4.55%) SQL DBA
13 8 (4.55%) Junior
13 8 (4.55%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (39.20%) .NET
2 36 (20.45%) ASP.NET
3 24 (13.64%) jQuery
4 21 (11.93%) HTML
5 16 (9.09%) CSS
6 10 (5.68%) WinForms
6 10 (5.68%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 8 (4.55%) WPF
7 8 (4.55%) Silverlight
8 7 (3.98%) Web Services
8 7 (3.98%) XML
8 7 (3.98%) XSL
8 7 (3.98%) HTML5
9 6 (3.41%) Middleware
10 5 (2.84%) .NET Framework
11 4 (2.27%) Ajax
11 4 (2.27%) XSLT
12 3 (1.70%) XHTML
12 3 (1.70%) CSS3
12 3 (1.70%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.39%) N-Tier
1 13 (7.39%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (5.11%) Mathematics
3 8 (4.55%) Clustering
4 7 (3.98%) Computer Science
4 7 (3.98%) Data Structures
5 4 (2.27%) SCADA
6 3 (1.70%) Open Source
6 3 (1.70%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.14%) Physics
8 1 (0.57%) Online Gambling
8 1 (0.57%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.57%) PDA
8 1 (0.57%) Statistics
8 1 (0.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 39 (22.16%) Windows
2 19 (10.80%) Linux
3 13 (7.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (6.25%) UNIX
5 7 (3.98%) CentOS
5 7 (3.98%) Android
5 7 (3.98%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 5 (2.84%) Solaris
7 3 (1.70%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (1.70%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (1.70%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.57%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (21.02%) E-Commerce
2 30 (17.05%) Business Intelligence
3 26 (14.77%) Dimensional Modelling
4 20 (11.36%) Mentoring
5 15 (8.52%) Line Management
5 15 (8.52%) Data Management
5 15 (8.52%) Data Analysis
6 14 (7.95%) Data Modelling
6 14 (7.95%) OO
7 10 (5.68%) Risk Assessment
8 9 (5.11%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (4.55%) ERP
10 7 (3.98%) OOP
10 7 (3.98%) Performance Management
10 7 (3.98%) Android Development
10 7 (3.98%) Performance Monitoring
11 6 (3.41%) Performance Tuning
11 6 (3.41%) Software Engineering
11 6 (3.41%) Resource Management
11 6 (3.41%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 130 (73.86%) SQL
2 57 (32.39%) C#
3 37 (21.02%) T-SQL
4 34 (19.32%) VB.NET
5 11 (6.25%) JavaScript
6 8 (4.55%) VB
7 4 (2.27%) C++
8 3 (1.70%) Java
9 2 (1.14%) VBScript
10 1 (0.57%) C
10 1 (0.57%) PHP
10 1 (0.57%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.57%) VBA
10 1 (0.57%) Python
10 1 (0.57%) Ruby
10 1 (0.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (8.52%) Degree
2 3 (1.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.98%) SLA
2 5 (2.84%) QA
System Software
1 12 (6.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (4.55%) Active Directory
3 7 (3.98%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (3.98%) Nagios
1 7 (3.98%) WMI
2 1 (0.57%) Plesk
Vendors
1 34 (19.32%) Microsoft
2 14 (7.95%) Red Hat
3 12 (6.82%) VMware
3 12 (6.82%) Oracle
4 10 (5.68%) Cisco
5 6 (3.41%) MicroStrategy
6 5 (2.84%) Avaya
7 2 (1.14%) Nortel
7 2 (1.14%) AccuRev
7 2 (1.14%) Remedy
7 2 (1.14%) Infragistics
8 1 (0.57%) Nintex
8 1 (0.57%) Citrix
8 1 (0.57%) Business Objects
8 1 (0.57%) Cognos
8 1 (0.57%) Progress
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