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

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 7 - 11
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 15 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Street 31.91% - 3.45%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 62.50% - 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 14 0 1
Average salary £35,000 - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
SQL Server
Somerset

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
24 9 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Street 51.06% 28.13% 27.59%
Number of salaries quoted 23 1 8
Average salary £60,000 £35,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+71.42% -36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,320 £35,000 £50,110
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Salary Histogram in Street

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Street region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Street

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Street

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 30 (75.00%) IIS
2 25 (62.50%) SQL
2 25 (62.50%) C#
2 25 (62.50%) .NET
3 24 (60.00%) HTML
3 24 (60.00%) ASP.NET
4 21 (52.50%) Finance
5 20 (50.00%) Banking
5 20 (50.00%) HTML5
6 19 (47.50%) Castle Windsor
6 19 (47.50%) CSS3
6 19 (47.50%) KnockoutJS
6 19 (47.50%) SpecFlow
6 19 (47.50%) NHibernate
6 19 (47.50%) MonoRail
6 19 (47.50%) jQuery
6 19 (47.50%) NUnit
6 19 (47.50%) NServiceBus
6 19 (47.50%) MVC
6 19 (47.50%) SQL Server 2005
6 19 (47.50%) CSS
7 17 (42.50%) Microsoft
8 16 (40.00%) Windows
9 12 (30.00%) Retail
9 12 (30.00%) MS Excel
9 12 (30.00%) E-Commerce
10 11 (27.50%) BizTalk Server
10 11 (27.50%) Commerce Server
10 11 (27.50%) Internet
10 11 (27.50%) Java

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Street by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 30 (75.00%) IIS
2 19 (47.50%) NServiceBus
3 11 (27.50%) BizTalk Server
3 11 (27.50%) Commerce Server
4 1 (2.50%) SAS
4 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.50%) Lync
Applications
1 12 (30.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (27.50%) Fredhopper
2 1 (2.50%) Cognos Controller
2 1 (2.50%) Cognos TM1
Communications & Networking
1 11 (27.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (47.50%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (7.50%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (5.00%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (2.50%) OLAP
4 1 (2.50%) Star Schema
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.50%) Cognos Query Studio
4 1 (2.50%) Cognos Analysis Studio
4 1 (2.50%) Cognos Report Studio
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.50%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 19 (47.50%) SpecFlow
1 19 (47.50%) NUnit
General
1 21 (52.50%) Finance
2 20 (50.00%) Banking
3 12 (30.00%) Retail
4 1 (2.50%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.50%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.50%) Publishing
4 1 (2.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (57.50%) Developer
2 19 (47.50%) Web Applications Developer
2 19 (47.50%) Web Developer
2 19 (47.50%) Applications Developer
3 16 (40.00%) Analyst
4 11 (27.50%) Technical Analyst
5 4 (10.00%) Support Analyst
6 1 (2.50%) Software Developer
6 1 (2.50%) Junior
6 1 (2.50%) Cognos Developer
6 1 (2.50%) VBA Developer
6 1 (2.50%) Support Engineer
6 1 (2.50%) Lead Developer
6 1 (2.50%) Support Technician
6 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (2.50%) IT Support Technician
6 1 (2.50%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (2.50%) Data Analyst
6 1 (2.50%) C++ Developer
6 1 (2.50%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (62.50%) .NET
2 24 (60.00%) HTML
2 24 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 20 (50.00%) HTML5
4 19 (47.50%) Castle Windsor
4 19 (47.50%) CSS3
4 19 (47.50%) KnockoutJS
4 19 (47.50%) NHibernate
4 19 (47.50%) MonoRail
4 19 (47.50%) jQuery
4 19 (47.50%) CSS
5 2 (5.00%) COM
6 1 (2.50%) XML
6 1 (2.50%) MFC
6 1 (2.50%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.00%) Client/Server
3 2 (5.00%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (47.50%) MVC
2 12 (30.00%) E-Commerce
3 4 (10.00%) System Testing
4 2 (5.00%) Data Analysis
4 2 (5.00%) ETL
5 1 (2.50%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (2.50%) Data Modelling
5 1 (2.50%) Software Engineering
5 1 (2.50%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (2.50%) TDD
5 1 (2.50%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (2.50%) Scrum
5 1 (2.50%) Customer Insight
5 1 (2.50%) Analytics
5 1 (2.50%) BDD
5 1 (2.50%) Kanban
5 1 (2.50%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (62.50%) SQL
1 25 (62.50%) C#
2 11 (27.50%) Java
3 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.50%) VBA
3 1 (2.50%) C++
3 1 (2.50%) VC++
Qualifications
1 3 (7.50%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 17 (42.50%) Microsoft
2 11 (27.50%) EPiServer
2 11 (27.50%) hybris
3 2 (5.00%) Twitter
3 2 (5.00%) Cognos
4 1 (2.50%) Business Objects
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle
4 1 (2.50%) IBM
4 1 (2.50%) Tableau