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

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 9 3 7
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +4
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 15 16 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Street 44.12% 35.56% 14.29%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 71.43% 66.67% 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 15 16 3
Average salary £35,000 £47,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% +46.15%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
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
21 24 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Street 61.76% 53.33% 47.62%
Number of salaries quoted 21 21 10
Average salary £35,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% -
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Street

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 26 (83.87%) IIS
2 23 (74.19%) .NET
3 22 (70.97%) SQL
3 22 (70.97%) C#
3 22 (70.97%) ASP.NET
3 22 (70.97%) Finance
4 21 (67.74%) Banking
4 21 (67.74%) jQuery
4 21 (67.74%) HTML
4 21 (67.74%) HTML5
5 20 (64.52%) KnockoutJS
5 20 (64.52%) SpecFlow
5 20 (64.52%) Castle Windsor
5 20 (64.52%) CSS3
5 20 (64.52%) NServiceBus
5 20 (64.52%) CSS
5 20 (64.52%) MonoRail
5 20 (64.52%) SQL Server 2005
5 20 (64.52%) NHibernate
5 20 (64.52%) MVC
5 20 (64.52%) NUnit
6 13 (41.94%) Degree
7 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
7 8 (25.81%) MS Excel
8 6 (19.35%) E-Commerce
8 6 (19.35%) BizTalk Server
8 6 (19.35%) Commerce Server
8 6 (19.35%) Internet
8 6 (19.35%) Windows
8 6 (19.35%) Java

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Street by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 26 (83.87%) IIS
2 20 (64.52%) NServiceBus
3 6 (19.35%) BizTalk Server
3 6 (19.35%) Commerce Server
4 1 (3.23%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.23%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (25.81%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (19.35%) Fredhopper
2 1 (3.23%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (3.23%) Cognos Controller
Communications & Networking
1 6 (19.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (64.52%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (6.45%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.23%) Star Schema
3 1 (3.23%) OLAP
3 1 (3.23%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (3.23%) QlikView
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.23%) Cognos Query Studio
3 1 (3.23%) Cognos Analysis Studio
3 1 (3.23%) Cognos Report Studio
Development Applications
1 20 (64.52%) NUnit
1 20 (64.52%) SpecFlow
2 1 (3.23%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 22 (70.97%) Finance
2 21 (67.74%) Banking
3 6 (19.35%) Retail
4 1 (3.23%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.23%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 25 (80.65%) Developer
2 20 (64.52%) Web Developer
2 20 (64.52%) Applications Developer
2 20 (64.52%) Web Applications Developer
3 6 (19.35%) Analyst
3 6 (19.35%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (3.23%) Lead Developer
4 1 (3.23%) C++ Developer
4 1 (3.23%) C# Developer
4 1 (3.23%) VBA Developer
4 1 (3.23%) Cognos Developer
4 1 (3.23%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (3.23%) C++/C# Developer
4 1 (3.23%) TM1 Developer
4 1 (3.23%) QlikView Developer
4 1 (3.23%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (74.19%) .NET
2 22 (70.97%) ASP.NET
3 21 (67.74%) HTML
3 21 (67.74%) HTML5
3 21 (67.74%) jQuery
4 20 (64.52%) Castle Windsor
4 20 (64.52%) CSS3
4 20 (64.52%) KnockoutJS
4 20 (64.52%) MonoRail
4 20 (64.52%) NHibernate
4 20 (64.52%) CSS
5 1 (3.23%) XML
5 1 (3.23%) MFC
5 1 (3.23%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (3.23%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (3.23%) Graphic Design
1 1 (3.23%) Visualisation
1 1 (3.23%) User Experience
1 1 (3.23%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 6 (19.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (64.52%) MVC
2 6 (19.35%) E-Commerce
3 1 (3.23%) Data Modelling
3 1 (3.23%) ETL
3 1 (3.23%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (3.23%) Scrum
3 1 (3.23%) Web Design
3 1 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (3.23%) TDD
3 1 (3.23%) Data Analysis
3 1 (3.23%) Software Engineering
3 1 (3.23%) Web Development
3 1 (3.23%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (3.23%) Kanban
3 1 (3.23%) BDD
3 1 (3.23%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (70.97%) C#
1 22 (70.97%) SQL
2 6 (19.35%) Java
3 2 (6.45%) VBA
4 1 (3.23%) VC++
4 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.23%) C++
Qualifications
1 13 (41.94%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
2 6 (19.35%) EPiServer
2 6 (19.35%) hybris
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle
4 1 (3.23%) Cognos
4 1 (3.23%) IBM
4 1 (3.23%) Tableau