The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Thames Valley region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank - 9 11
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 0 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Thames Valley - 9.09% 3.57%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 1
Average salary - £85,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +21.42%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
SQL Server
South East

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 Thames Valley region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Thames Valley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
7 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Thames Valley 50.00% 9.09% 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 1
Average salary £72,500 £85,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.70% +21.42%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the Thames Valley

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in the Thames Valley

SQL Server
Salary Trend in the Thames Valley

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

SQL Server Salary Trend in the Thames Valley