The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Street region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 10 3 5
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 12 18 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Street 26.09% 51.43% 40.91%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 75.00% 94.74% 69.23%
Number of salaries quoted 0 18 18
Average salary - £35,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -26.31%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,516
% change year-on-year
- +6.62%
SQL Server
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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 Street region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Street
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
16 19 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Street 34.78% 54.29% 59.09%
Number of salaries quoted 4 19 24
Average salary £65,000 £35,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+85.71% -26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £35,000 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Street

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Street

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Street

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

SQL Server Salary Trend in Street

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Street

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Street 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 12 (100.00%) MS Office
1 12 (100.00%) ITIL
1 12 (100.00%) SLA
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 12 (100.00%) Reuters
1 12 (100.00%) Bloomberg
1 12 (100.00%) Change Management
1 12 (100.00%) Finance
1 12 (100.00%) Banking
1 12 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 12 (100.00%) Wealth Management
1 12 (100.00%) Credit Risk
1 12 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 12 (100.00%) Time Management
1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 12 (100.00%) SWIFT
1 12 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (91.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 11 (91.67%) ISTQB
2 11 (91.67%) Degree
2 11 (91.67%) Mathematics
2 11 (91.67%) Service Delivery
2 11 (91.67%) C
3 1 (8.33%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) Remedy
3 1 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (8.33%) CRM
3 1 (8.33%) ETL
3 1 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Street by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Street 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 1 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 12 (100.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (8.33%) Salesforce.com CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 12 (100.00%) Banking
1 12 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Analyst
1 12 (100.00%) Applications Support
1 12 (100.00%) Applications Support Analyst
1 12 (100.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Banking Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Senior Applications Support
2 1 (8.33%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Senior IT Support
2 1 (8.33%) Senior Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 12 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 12 (100.00%) Credit Risk
1 12 (100.00%) SWIFT
2 11 (91.67%) Mathematics
3 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Change Management
1 12 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 12 (100.00%) ITIL
1 12 (100.00%) Time Management
1 12 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 12 (100.00%) Wealth Management
2 11 (91.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (8.33%) CRM
3 1 (8.33%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) C
2 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (91.67%) Degree
1 11 (91.67%) ISTQB
1 11 (91.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (100.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Bloomberg
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 12 (100.00%) Reuters
2 1 (8.33%) Remedy
2 1 (8.33%) Salesforce.com