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 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 12 10 2
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -8
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 25 15 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 11.31% 15.15% 39.23%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 64.10% 48.39% 77.27%
Number of salaries quoted 22 13 46
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £28,350 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £40,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
39 31 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 17.65% 31.31% 50.77%
Number of salaries quoted 32 29 60
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £32,300 £28,950
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 January 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Wakefield

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 (82.89%) .NET
2 56 (73.68%) C#
3 41 (53.95%) MVC
4 32 (42.11%) ASP.NET
5 31 (40.79%) SQL
6 29 (38.16%) .NET Framework
7 24 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
8 20 (26.32%) Windows
9 19 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 18 (23.68%) WCF
10 18 (23.68%) jQuery
10 18 (23.68%) HTML
11 17 (22.37%) CSS
11 17 (22.37%) Scrum
12 15 (19.74%) VB.NET
12 15 (19.74%) Degree
13 14 (18.42%) TDD
13 14 (18.42%) Microsoft
14 13 (17.11%) JavaScript
14 13 (17.11%) Team Foundation Server
14 13 (17.11%) Web Application Development
15 11 (14.47%) WinForms
16 10 (13.16%) Android
16 10 (13.16%) Android Development
17 9 (11.84%) Unity DI Container
17 9 (11.84%) Continuous Integration
17 9 (11.84%) Kanban
17 9 (11.84%) Dependency Injection
17 9 (11.84%) Inversion of Control
17 9 (11.84%) MSTest

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 (11.84%) IIS
2 8 (10.53%) SharePoint
3 4 (5.26%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.63%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.32%) CMS
5 1 (1.32%) Umbraco
Applications
1 7 (9.21%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.58%) Internet
2 4 (5.26%) DHCP
2 4 (5.26%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 9 (11.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (10.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 6 (7.89%) SAP Data Services
3 6 (7.89%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (7.89%) BusinessObjects
3 6 (7.89%) DB2
4 5 (6.58%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (3.95%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (3.95%) MS Access
5 3 (3.95%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.63%) OLAP
6 2 (2.63%) PerformancePoint
7 1 (1.32%) DTS
7 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 13 (17.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (11.84%) MSTest
2 9 (11.84%) Rhino Mocks
2 9 (11.84%) Moq
2 9 (11.84%) NUnit
3 8 (10.53%) Visual Studio
4 3 (3.95%) Dreamweaver
General
1 5 (6.58%) Publishing
2 3 (3.95%) Finance
Job Titles
1 57 (75.00%) Developer
2 25 (32.89%) .NET Developer
3 13 (17.11%) Software Developer
4 9 (11.84%) C# Developer
4 9 (11.84%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (10.53%) Analyst
6 7 (9.21%) Support Analyst
6 7 (9.21%) Software Support Analyst
7 6 (7.89%) SQL DBA
7 6 (7.89%) DBA
7 6 (7.89%) Senior Developer
8 5 (6.58%) VB.NET Developer
9 4 (5.26%) Senior Software Developer
9 4 (5.26%) ETL Developer
9 4 (5.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (5.26%) Agile .NET Developer
10 3 (3.95%) ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (3.95%) Junior Developer
10 3 (3.95%) SQL Server DBA
10 3 (3.95%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (82.89%) .NET
2 32 (42.11%) ASP.NET
3 29 (38.16%) .NET Framework
4 19 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 18 (23.68%) jQuery
5 18 (23.68%) WCF
5 18 (23.68%) HTML
6 17 (22.37%) CSS
7 11 (14.47%) WinForms
8 9 (11.84%) Ajax
8 9 (11.84%) Spring.NET
8 9 (11.84%) Castle Windsor
8 9 (11.84%) Ninject
8 9 (11.84%) Unity DI Container
9 7 (9.21%) LINQ
10 5 (6.58%) Silverlight
10 5 (6.58%) XML
11 4 (5.26%) JSON
11 4 (5.26%) WPF
11 4 (5.26%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.84%) Inversion of Control
2 6 (7.89%) Clustering
3 5 (6.58%) Replication
4 3 (3.95%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.63%) N-Tier
5 2 (2.63%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (1.32%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.32%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.32%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 20 (26.32%) Windows
2 10 (13.16%) Android
3 5 (6.58%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (53.95%) MVC
2 24 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (22.37%) Scrum
4 14 (18.42%) TDD
5 13 (17.11%) Web Application Development
6 10 (13.16%) Android Development
7 9 (11.84%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (11.84%) Kanban
7 9 (11.84%) Dependency Injection
8 8 (10.53%) ETL
8 8 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (10.53%) UML
8 8 (10.53%) Unit Testing
9 7 (9.21%) OO
9 7 (9.21%) Software Engineering
10 5 (6.58%) OOP
11 4 (5.26%) Change Control
12 3 (3.95%) Web Development
12 3 (3.95%) CRM
13 2 (2.63%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 56 (73.68%) C#
2 31 (40.79%) SQL
3 15 (19.74%) VB.NET
4 13 (17.11%) JavaScript
5 8 (10.53%) T-SQL
6 5 (6.58%) Java
6 5 (6.58%) PowerShell
7 3 (3.95%) VB
8 1 (1.32%) VBA
Qualifications
1 15 (19.74%) Degree
2 2 (2.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.89%) QA
2 1 (1.32%) SLA
Vendors
1 14 (18.42%) Microsoft
2 7 (9.21%) Oracle
3 6 (7.89%) Business Objects
3 6 (7.89%) SAP
4 5 (6.58%) Citrix
4 5 (6.58%) Xamarin
5 3 (3.95%) Twitter
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