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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 5 3 4
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 15 22 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Street 44.12% 51.16% 24.00%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 93.75% 81.48% 60.00%
Number of salaries quoted 15 22 6
Average salary £35,000 £47,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% +46.15%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
16 27 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Street 47.06% 62.79% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 16 26 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 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 January 2015, 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 25 (96.15%) Finance
1 25 (96.15%) SQL
1 25 (96.15%) .NET
2 24 (92.31%) ASP.NET
2 24 (92.31%) jQuery
3 23 (88.46%) C#
4 22 (84.62%) HTML
4 22 (84.62%) CSS
4 22 (84.62%) NUnit
4 22 (84.62%) Banking
4 22 (84.62%) MVC
4 22 (84.62%) IIS
4 22 (84.62%) HTML5
4 22 (84.62%) Castle Windsor
4 22 (84.62%) CSS3
4 22 (84.62%) MonoRail
4 22 (84.62%) SQL Server 2005
4 22 (84.62%) NHibernate
4 22 (84.62%) Degree
4 22 (84.62%) NServiceBus
4 22 (84.62%) KnockoutJS
4 22 (84.62%) SpecFlow
5 3 (11.54%) VBA
5 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
6 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
6 2 (7.69%) Oracle
6 2 (7.69%) Web Design
6 2 (7.69%) Visual Studio

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Street by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 22 (84.62%) IIS
1 22 (84.62%) NServiceBus
2 2 (7.69%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.69%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (3.85%) Cognos Controller
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (84.62%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.85%) Cognos Query Studio
3 1 (3.85%) Cognos Analysis Studio
3 1 (3.85%) Cognos Report Studio
3 1 (3.85%) OLAP
3 1 (3.85%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.85%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 22 (84.62%) NUnit
1 22 (84.62%) SpecFlow
2 2 (7.69%) Visual Studio
2 2 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 25 (96.15%) Finance
2 22 (84.62%) Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (100.00%) Developer
2 22 (84.62%) Web Developer
2 22 (84.62%) Applications Developer
2 22 (84.62%) Web Applications Developer
3 2 (7.69%) Software Developer
4 1 (3.85%) VBA Developer
4 1 (3.85%) Cognos Developer
4 1 (3.85%) TM1 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (96.15%) .NET
2 24 (92.31%) ASP.NET
2 24 (92.31%) jQuery
3 22 (84.62%) HTML5
3 22 (84.62%) Castle Windsor
3 22 (84.62%) CSS3
3 22 (84.62%) KnockoutJS
3 22 (84.62%) CSS
3 22 (84.62%) NHibernate
3 22 (84.62%) MonoRail
3 22 (84.62%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Graphic Design
2 1 (3.85%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (84.62%) MVC
2 2 (7.69%) Web Design
2 2 (7.69%) Web Development
2 2 (7.69%) Web Application Development
3 1 (3.85%) BDD
3 1 (3.85%) ETL
3 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (3.85%) TDD
3 1 (3.85%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 25 (96.15%) SQL
2 23 (88.46%) C#
3 3 (11.54%) VBA
4 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (84.62%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.85%) Tableau
2 1 (3.85%) Cognos
2 1 (3.85%) IBM