The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 6 1 12
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +11
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 43 42 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 18.07% 42.42% 20.95%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 58.11% 82.35% 55.00%
Number of salaries quoted 34 40 20
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,050 £25,675
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £38,000 £36,250
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
SQL Server
West Yorkshire

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 Wakefield region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
74 51 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 31.09% 51.52% 38.10%
Number of salaries quoted 63 48 35
Average salary £28,500 £31,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,231 £25,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £38,200 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Wakefield

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

SQL Server Salary Trend in Wakefield

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 63 (81.82%) .NET
2 49 (63.64%) SQL
3 39 (50.65%) Microsoft
4 35 (45.45%) C#
5 32 (41.56%) .NET Framework
6 27 (35.06%) SQL Server 2008
6 27 (35.06%) Agile Software Development
7 25 (32.47%) HTML
7 25 (32.47%) CSS
8 23 (29.87%) T-SQL
8 23 (29.87%) Team Foundation Server
9 22 (28.57%) Degree
10 21 (27.27%) WPF
10 21 (27.27%) TDD
10 21 (27.27%) Scrum
11 20 (25.97%) WinForms
11 20 (25.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 20 (25.97%) SharePoint
12 19 (24.68%) Business Intelligence
12 19 (24.68%) HTML5
12 19 (24.68%) CSS3
12 19 (24.68%) Analytical Skills
13 18 (23.38%) MVC
13 18 (23.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 18 (23.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 17 (22.08%) Windows
15 15 (19.48%) WebSphere
15 15 (19.48%) MQSeries
15 15 (19.48%) VB.NET
15 15 (19.48%) RDBMS

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 20 (25.97%) SharePoint
2 15 (19.48%) WebSphere
2 15 (19.48%) MQSeries
3 10 (12.99%) IIS
4 9 (11.69%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.30%) CMS
5 1 (1.30%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (5.19%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.90%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.69%) DHCP
1 9 (11.69%) DNS
2 1 (1.30%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (35.06%) SQL Server 2008
2 20 (25.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 18 (23.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 18 (23.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 15 (19.48%) RDBMS
4 15 (19.48%) Relational Database
5 14 (18.18%) BusinessObjects
6 11 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
7 9 (11.69%) SAP Data Services
8 5 (6.49%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (6.49%) MS Access
9 4 (5.19%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 4 (5.19%) DB2
9 4 (5.19%) OLAP
10 3 (3.90%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (2.60%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (2.60%) MySQL
12 1 (1.30%) NoSQL
12 1 (1.30%) DTS
12 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 23 (29.87%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (7.79%) NUnit
2 6 (7.79%) Rhino Mocks
2 6 (7.79%) Moq
2 6 (7.79%) MSTest
3 4 (5.19%) SpecFlow
4 2 (2.60%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.30%) Dreamweaver
General
1 9 (11.69%) Publishing
2 4 (5.19%) Finance
3 3 (3.90%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 56 (72.73%) Developer
2 17 (22.08%) .NET Developer
3 16 (20.78%) C# Developer
4 14 (18.18%) SQL Developer
5 9 (11.69%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 7 (9.09%) Business Developer
6 7 (9.09%) Business Objects Developer
6 7 (9.09%) SAP Developer
7 6 (7.79%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (6.49%) DBA
8 5 (6.49%) VB.NET Developer
9 4 (5.19%) Software Support Analyst
9 4 (5.19%) SQL DBA
9 4 (5.19%) Support Analyst
9 4 (5.19%) Report Writer
9 4 (5.19%) Report Developer
9 4 (5.19%) Analyst
9 4 (5.19%) Software Developer
10 3 (3.90%) ETL Developer
10 3 (3.90%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (81.82%) .NET
2 32 (41.56%) .NET Framework
3 25 (32.47%) HTML
3 25 (32.47%) CSS
4 21 (27.27%) WPF
5 20 (25.97%) WinForms
6 19 (24.68%) HTML5
6 19 (24.68%) CSS3
7 13 (16.88%) ASP.NET
8 10 (12.99%) jQuery
9 9 (11.69%) WCF
10 6 (7.79%) Spring.NET
10 6 (7.79%) Unity DI Container
10 6 (7.79%) Castle Windsor
10 6 (7.79%) Ninject
10 6 (7.79%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (5.19%) Razor View Engine
11 4 (5.19%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 3 (3.90%) Middleware
13 2 (2.60%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 19 (24.68%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (7.79%) Inversion of Control
3 5 (6.49%) Clustering
4 4 (5.19%) Replication
4 4 (5.19%) FMCG
4 4 (5.19%) N-Tier
5 3 (3.90%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.30%) iPad
6 1 (1.30%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 17 (22.08%) Windows
2 9 (11.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.30%) Linux
3 1 (1.30%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (35.06%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (27.27%) TDD
2 21 (27.27%) Scrum
3 19 (24.68%) Business Intelligence
4 18 (23.38%) MVC
5 15 (19.48%) MVVM
6 12 (15.58%) ETL
7 11 (14.29%) Change Control
8 9 (11.69%) Release Management
9 7 (9.09%) Web Application Development
10 6 (7.79%) Migration
10 6 (7.79%) Kanban
10 6 (7.79%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (7.79%) Dependency Injection
11 5 (6.49%) Service Delivery
12 4 (5.19%) Asset Management
12 4 (5.19%) Unit Testing
12 4 (5.19%) EAM
13 3 (3.90%) CRM
14 2 (2.60%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 49 (63.64%) SQL
2 35 (45.45%) C#
3 23 (29.87%) T-SQL
4 15 (19.48%) VB.NET
5 9 (11.69%) PowerShell
6 6 (7.79%) VB
6 6 (7.79%) JavaScript
7 5 (6.49%) RPG
7 5 (6.49%) VB6
8 1 (1.30%) PHP
8 1 (1.30%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 22 (28.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.69%) QA
Vendors
1 39 (50.65%) Microsoft
2 15 (19.48%) IBM
3 14 (18.18%) Business Objects
3 14 (18.18%) Oracle
3 14 (18.18%) SAP
4 10 (12.99%) Citrix
5 1 (1.30%) Twitter
5 1 (1.30%) EMC
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