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

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 6 2 8
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +6
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 50 37 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 20.41% 36.27% 23.36%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 59.52% 74.00% 56.82%
Number of salaries quoted 43 35 23
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,700 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £38,000 £37,600
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
84 50 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 34.29% 49.02% 41.12%
Number of salaries quoted 75 47 38
Average salary £28,750 £31,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.73% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,366 £25,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £38,050 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 30 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 69 (80.23%) .NET
2 48 (55.81%) SQL
3 41 (47.67%) C#
4 36 (41.86%) Microsoft
5 32 (37.21%) .NET Framework
6 27 (31.40%) SQL Server 2008
6 27 (31.40%) Agile Software Development
7 26 (30.23%) HTML
7 26 (30.23%) CSS
8 25 (29.07%) MVC
8 25 (29.07%) Degree
9 23 (26.74%) T-SQL
10 21 (24.42%) Business Intelligence
10 21 (24.42%) SharePoint
10 21 (24.42%) Team Foundation Server
11 20 (23.26%) TDD
11 20 (23.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 20 (23.26%) Scrum
11 20 (23.26%) WinForms
12 19 (22.09%) WPF
12 19 (22.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 19 (22.09%) Windows
13 18 (20.93%) ASP.NET
13 18 (20.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 18 (20.93%) CSS3
13 18 (20.93%) HTML5
14 17 (19.77%) Analytical Skills
15 16 (18.60%) SAP
15 16 (18.60%) Business Objects
15 16 (18.60%) BusinessObjects

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 21 (24.42%) SharePoint
2 13 (15.12%) MQSeries
2 13 (15.12%) WebSphere
3 10 (11.63%) IIS
4 9 (10.47%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.16%) CMS
5 1 (1.16%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.16%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (5.81%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (4.65%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.47%) DHCP
1 9 (10.47%) DNS
2 1 (1.16%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (31.40%) SQL Server 2008
2 20 (23.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 19 (22.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 18 (20.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 16 (18.60%) BusinessObjects
6 13 (15.12%) RDBMS
6 13 (15.12%) Relational Database
7 12 (13.95%) SQL Server 2012
8 11 (12.79%) SAP Data Services
9 6 (6.98%) DB2
9 6 (6.98%) MS Access
9 6 (6.98%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (5.81%) SQL Server 2005
11 4 (4.65%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 4 (4.65%) OLAP
12 2 (2.33%) MySQL
13 1 (1.16%) Crystal Reports
13 1 (1.16%) DTS
13 1 (1.16%) OLTP
13 1 (1.16%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 21 (24.42%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (8.14%) MSTest
2 7 (8.14%) Rhino Mocks
2 7 (8.14%) Moq
2 7 (8.14%) NUnit
3 4 (4.65%) Visual Studio
3 4 (4.65%) SpecFlow
4 2 (2.33%) Dreamweaver
General
1 9 (10.47%) Publishing
2 4 (4.65%) Finance
3 2 (2.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 62 (72.09%) Developer
2 20 (23.26%) .NET Developer
3 15 (17.44%) C# Developer
4 12 (13.95%) SQL Developer
5 9 (10.47%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 8 (9.30%) SAP Developer
7 7 (8.14%) C# .NET Developer
7 7 (8.14%) Business Objects Developer
7 7 (8.14%) Analyst
7 7 (8.14%) Business Developer
8 6 (6.98%) Support Analyst
8 6 (6.98%) Software Support Analyst
9 5 (5.81%) VB.NET Developer
9 5 (5.81%) DBA
9 5 (5.81%) Software Developer
10 4 (4.65%) SQL DBA
10 4 (4.65%) ETL Developer
10 4 (4.65%) Report Developer
10 4 (4.65%) Report Writer
11 3 (3.49%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (80.23%) .NET
2 32 (37.21%) .NET Framework
3 26 (30.23%) HTML
3 26 (30.23%) CSS
4 20 (23.26%) WinForms
5 19 (22.09%) WPF
6 18 (20.93%) ASP.NET
6 18 (20.93%) HTML5
6 18 (20.93%) CSS3
7 14 (16.28%) WCF
8 13 (15.12%) jQuery
9 9 (10.47%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (8.14%) Unity DI Container
10 7 (8.14%) Spring.NET
10 7 (8.14%) Castle Windsor
10 7 (8.14%) Ninject
11 4 (4.65%) Razor View Engine
11 4 (4.65%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 3 (3.49%) Middleware
13 2 (2.33%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 17 (19.77%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (8.14%) Inversion of Control
3 5 (5.81%) Clustering
4 4 (4.65%) FMCG
4 4 (4.65%) N-Tier
4 4 (4.65%) Replication
5 3 (3.49%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.16%) iPad
6 1 (1.16%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 19 (22.09%) Windows
2 9 (10.47%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.16%) Linux
3 1 (1.16%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (31.40%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (29.07%) MVC
3 21 (24.42%) Business Intelligence
4 20 (23.26%) TDD
4 20 (23.26%) Scrum
5 14 (16.28%) ETL
6 13 (15.12%) MVVM
7 10 (11.63%) Change Control
7 10 (11.63%) Web Application Development
8 9 (10.47%) Release Management
9 7 (8.14%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (8.14%) Kanban
9 7 (8.14%) Dependency Injection
10 6 (6.98%) Migration
11 5 (5.81%) Service Delivery
11 5 (5.81%) Unit Testing
11 5 (5.81%) Software Engineering
12 4 (4.65%) Asset Management
12 4 (4.65%) EAM
12 4 (4.65%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 48 (55.81%) SQL
2 41 (47.67%) C#
3 23 (26.74%) T-SQL
4 15 (17.44%) VB.NET
5 9 (10.47%) PowerShell
6 8 (9.30%) JavaScript
7 7 (8.14%) VB
8 5 (5.81%) RPG
8 5 (5.81%) VB6
9 1 (1.16%) VBA
9 1 (1.16%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.16%) PHP
Qualifications
1 25 (29.07%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (12.79%) QA
Vendors
1 36 (41.86%) Microsoft
2 16 (18.60%) Business Objects
2 16 (18.60%) SAP
3 14 (16.28%) Oracle
4 13 (15.12%) IBM
5 10 (11.63%) Citrix
6 2 (2.33%) Twitter
7 1 (1.16%) EMC
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