The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Wakefield region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 5 3 7
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +4
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 22 46 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 20.56% 30.87% 16.47%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 62.86% 77.97% 43.75%
Number of salaries quoted 20 41 13
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,000 £28,800
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
35 59 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 32.71% 39.60% 37.65%
Number of salaries quoted 31 52 29
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,300 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
SQL Server
West Yorkshire

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
Salary Histogram in Wakefield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Wakefield region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Wakefield

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 30 (78.95%) .NET
2 29 (76.32%) SQL
3 25 (65.79%) Microsoft
4 23 (60.53%) C#
5 18 (47.37%) ASP.NET
5 18 (47.37%) WinForms
5 18 (47.37%) .NET Framework
5 18 (47.37%) WPF
6 17 (44.74%) Windows
7 16 (42.11%) SQL Server 2008
8 15 (39.47%) HTML
9 14 (36.84%) CSS
10 13 (34.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 12 (31.58%) T-SQL
12 11 (28.95%) Web Services
12 11 (28.95%) TDD
12 11 (28.95%) Scrum
12 11 (28.95%) Manufacturing
12 11 (28.95%) Change Control
13 10 (26.32%) Project Management
14 9 (23.68%) WebSphere
14 9 (23.68%) Crystal Reports
14 9 (23.68%) IBM
14 9 (23.68%) MQSeries
14 9 (23.68%) RDBMS
14 9 (23.68%) Relational Database
14 9 (23.68%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 9 (23.68%) CSS3
14 9 (23.68%) Team Foundation Server
14 9 (23.68%) HTML5

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 9 (23.68%) MQSeries
1 9 (23.68%) WebSphere
2 8 (21.05%) SharePoint
3 5 (13.16%) MS Exchange
4 4 (10.53%) IIS
4 4 (10.53%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (5.26%) Node.js
7 1 (2.63%) Lync
7 1 (2.63%) Apache
7 1 (2.63%) Umbraco
7 1 (2.63%) CMS
7 1 (2.63%) SharePoint Server
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (2.63%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.89%) WAN
1 3 (7.89%) DNS
1 3 (7.89%) Wireless
2 2 (5.26%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (5.26%) DHCP
3 1 (2.63%) FTP
3 1 (2.63%) VPN
3 1 (2.63%) SSL
3 1 (2.63%) SAN
3 1 (2.63%) Intranet
3 1 (2.63%) Internet
3 1 (2.63%) MPLS
3 1 (2.63%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (2.63%) NAS
3 1 (2.63%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (2.63%) IPsec
3 1 (2.63%) SSH
3 1 (2.63%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (42.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 13 (34.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (23.68%) Crystal Reports
3 9 (23.68%) RDBMS
3 9 (23.68%) Relational Database
4 4 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (10.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (7.89%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (7.89%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (5.26%) NoSQL
7 1 (2.63%) MySQL
7 1 (2.63%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 9 (23.68%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.26%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.26%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.63%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (2.63%) Selenium
General
1 11 (28.95%) Manufacturing
2 3 (7.89%) Publishing
3 2 (5.26%) Finance
4 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (63.16%) Developer
2 10 (26.32%) Software Developer
3 8 (21.05%) SQL Developer
4 7 (18.42%) C# Developer
5 6 (15.79%) Administrator
6 5 (13.16%) DBA
6 5 (13.16%) .NET Developer
7 2 (5.26%) SQL DBA
7 2 (5.26%) VB.NET Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Network Administrator
7 2 (5.26%) Senior Network Administrator
8 1 (2.63%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 1 (2.63%) .NET Programmer
8 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET Programmer
8 1 (2.63%) QA Leader
8 1 (2.63%) Applications Support Technician
8 1 (2.63%) Systems Developer
8 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (2.63%) Head of IT
8 1 (2.63%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (78.95%) .NET
2 18 (47.37%) ASP.NET
2 18 (47.37%) WinForms
2 18 (47.37%) .NET Framework
2 18 (47.37%) WPF
3 15 (39.47%) HTML
4 14 (36.84%) CSS
5 11 (28.95%) Web Services
6 9 (23.68%) HTML5
6 9 (23.68%) CSS3
6 9 (23.68%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 5 (13.16%) XML
8 3 (7.89%) WCF
8 3 (7.89%) Ajax
9 2 (5.26%) XSLT
9 2 (5.26%) Classic ASP
9 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 2 (5.26%) RESTful
9 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.26%) Replication
1 2 (5.26%) Social Network
1 2 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.63%) Fat Client
2 1 (2.63%) NHS
2 1 (2.63%) Thin Client
2 1 (2.63%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.63%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 17 (44.74%) Windows
2 5 (13.16%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (7.89%) Windows 7
4 2 (5.26%) Windows XP
4 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (5.26%) Linux
5 1 (2.63%) Windows 2000
5 1 (2.63%) UNIX
5 1 (2.63%) Debian
5 1 (2.63%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.63%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.95%) TDD
1 11 (28.95%) Scrum
1 11 (28.95%) Change Control
2 10 (26.32%) Project Management
3 9 (23.68%) MVVM
4 5 (13.16%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (7.89%) Data Modelling
6 2 (5.26%) PRINCE2
6 2 (5.26%) E-Commerce
6 2 (5.26%) BDD
6 2 (5.26%) MVC
6 2 (5.26%) Web Application Development
7 1 (2.63%) Migration
7 1 (2.63%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.63%) Test Strategy
7 1 (2.63%) ITIL
7 1 (2.63%) Six Sigma
7 1 (2.63%) Process Management
7 1 (2.63%) Software Testing
7 1 (2.63%) IT Governance
Programming Languages
1 29 (76.32%) SQL
2 23 (60.53%) C#
3 12 (31.58%) T-SQL
4 6 (15.79%) JavaScript
4 6 (15.79%) VB.NET
5 5 (13.16%) VB
6 2 (5.26%) Ruby
6 2 (5.26%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.63%) VBA
7 1 (2.63%) VB6
7 1 (2.63%) C
7 1 (2.63%) VBScript
7 1 (2.63%) Perl
7 1 (2.63%) RPG
7 1 (2.63%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (7.89%) Degree
2 1 (2.63%) ISEB
2 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (2.63%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) VMware ESX
1 1 (2.63%) Xen
1 1 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.63%) Hyper-V
1 1 (2.63%) Postfix
1 1 (2.63%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) Backup Exec
1 1 (2.63%) SCCM
1 1 (2.63%) SCOM
1 1 (2.63%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 25 (65.79%) Microsoft
2 9 (23.68%) IBM
3 5 (13.16%) Citrix
4 4 (10.53%) Cisco
4 4 (10.53%) Oracle
4 4 (10.53%) VMware
5 3 (7.89%) EMC
6 2 (5.26%) Capita
6 2 (5.26%) Facebook
6 2 (5.26%) Twitter
6 2 (5.26%) Apple
7 1 (2.63%) Sage
7 1 (2.63%) Percussion
7 1 (2.63%) SAP
7 1 (2.63%) Ektron
7 1 (2.63%) 3PAR
7 1 (2.63%) Kronos
7 1 (2.63%) HP
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