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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 8 1 13
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +12
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 30 52 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 14.29% 47.27% 21.43%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 56.60% 78.79% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 23 50 23
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £30,450 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £38,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
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
53 66 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 25.24% 60.00% 32.14%
Number of salaries quoted 43 64 32
Average salary £28,500 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.57% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,156 £29,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £45,000 £38,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 51 (82.26%) .NET
2 48 (77.42%) SQL
3 41 (66.13%) Microsoft
4 29 (46.77%) SQL Server 2008
5 27 (43.55%) .NET Framework
6 26 (41.94%) C#
6 26 (41.94%) Team Foundation Server
7 24 (38.71%) HTML
7 24 (38.71%) CSS
7 24 (38.71%) WPF
8 23 (37.10%) T-SQL
8 23 (37.10%) TDD
9 22 (35.48%) Scrum
9 22 (35.48%) HTML5
9 22 (35.48%) CSS3
10 21 (33.87%) WinForms
11 19 (30.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 18 (29.03%) MQSeries
12 18 (29.03%) SharePoint
12 18 (29.03%) RDBMS
12 18 (29.03%) IBM
12 18 (29.03%) WebSphere
12 18 (29.03%) MVVM
12 18 (29.03%) Relational Database
13 17 (27.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 17 (27.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 16 (25.81%) Business Intelligence
15 15 (24.19%) Degree
16 13 (20.97%) VB.NET
17 11 (17.74%) Oracle

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 18 (29.03%) MQSeries
1 18 (29.03%) SharePoint
1 18 (29.03%) WebSphere
2 7 (11.29%) MS Exchange
2 7 (11.29%) IIS
3 1 (1.61%) Apache
3 1 (1.61%) CMS
3 1 (1.61%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.61%) Lync
3 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.61%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (6.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.84%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.61%) Line 500
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.68%) DNS
1 6 (9.68%) DHCP
2 2 (3.23%) WAN
3 1 (1.61%) VPN
3 1 (1.61%) SAN
3 1 (1.61%) Internet
3 1 (1.61%) IPsec
3 1 (1.61%) SSH
3 1 (1.61%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (1.61%) NAS
3 1 (1.61%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (46.77%) SQL Server 2008
2 19 (30.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 18 (29.03%) RDBMS
3 18 (29.03%) Relational Database
4 17 (27.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 17 (27.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 11 (17.74%) SQL Server 2012
6 10 (16.13%) BusinessObjects
7 5 (8.06%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (8.06%) SAP Data Services
8 4 (6.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 4 (6.45%) OLAP
8 4 (6.45%) MS Access
9 3 (4.84%) MySQL
10 2 (3.23%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (3.23%) NoSQL
10 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (1.61%) BusinessObjects XI
11 1 (1.61%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 26 (41.94%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (6.45%) MSTest
2 4 (6.45%) Rhino Mocks
2 4 (6.45%) Moq
2 4 (6.45%) SpecFlow
2 4 (6.45%) NUnit
3 1 (1.61%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.61%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (9.68%) Publishing
2 5 (8.06%) Finance
3 4 (6.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 47 (75.81%) Developer
2 17 (27.42%) C# Developer
3 16 (25.81%) SQL Developer
4 15 (24.19%) .NET Developer
5 9 (14.52%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 7 (11.29%) Business Developer
6 7 (11.29%) Business Objects Developer
7 6 (9.68%) SAP Developer
8 5 (8.06%) VB.NET Developer
9 4 (6.45%) Report Developer
9 4 (6.45%) Report Writer
9 4 (6.45%) C# .NET Developer
9 4 (6.45%) DBA
10 3 (4.84%) Software Developer
10 3 (4.84%) SQL Server DBA
10 3 (4.84%) SQL DBA
11 2 (3.23%) Development Manager
12 1 (1.61%) Programmer
12 1 (1.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 1 (1.61%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (82.26%) .NET
2 27 (43.55%) .NET Framework
3 24 (38.71%) WPF
3 24 (38.71%) HTML
3 24 (38.71%) CSS
4 22 (35.48%) HTML5
4 22 (35.48%) CSS3
5 21 (33.87%) WinForms
6 9 (14.52%) ASP.NET
7 5 (8.06%) WCF
7 5 (8.06%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (8.06%) jQuery
7 5 (8.06%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 4 (6.45%) Unity DI Container
8 4 (6.45%) Spring.NET
8 4 (6.45%) Castle Windsor
8 4 (6.45%) Ninject
8 4 (6.45%) Razor View Engine
9 3 (4.84%) Ajax
9 3 (4.84%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.45%) Replication
1 4 (6.45%) Clustering
1 4 (6.45%) N-Tier
1 4 (6.45%) FMCG
1 4 (6.45%) Inversion of Control
1 4 (6.45%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.61%) iPad
2 1 (1.61%) Open Source
2 1 (1.61%) Thin Client
2 1 (1.61%) Blackberry
2 1 (1.61%) Social Network
2 1 (1.61%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 11 (17.74%) Windows
2 6 (9.68%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (3.23%) Linux
4 1 (1.61%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.61%) Debian
4 1 (1.61%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.61%) Android
4 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (37.10%) TDD
2 22 (35.48%) Scrum
3 18 (29.03%) MVVM
4 16 (25.81%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (14.52%) MVC
6 8 (12.90%) ETL
6 8 (12.90%) Release Management
6 8 (12.90%) Change Control
7 7 (11.29%) Migration
8 5 (8.06%) Service Delivery
8 5 (8.06%) Web Application Development
9 4 (6.45%) Unit Testing
9 4 (6.45%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (6.45%) Kanban
9 4 (6.45%) Dependency Injection
9 4 (6.45%) Asset Management
9 4 (6.45%) EAM
10 3 (4.84%) CRM
11 2 (3.23%) E-Commerce
11 2 (3.23%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (77.42%) SQL
2 26 (41.94%) C#
3 23 (37.10%) T-SQL
4 13 (20.97%) VB.NET
5 6 (9.68%) VB
5 6 (9.68%) PowerShell
5 6 (9.68%) JavaScript
6 5 (8.06%) RPG
6 5 (8.06%) VB6
7 1 (1.61%) Ruby
7 1 (1.61%) VBA
7 1 (1.61%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.61%) C
7 1 (1.61%) VBScript
7 1 (1.61%) Perl
7 1 (1.61%) PHP
7 1 (1.61%) C++
Qualifications
1 15 (24.19%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.06%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.61%) Xen
1 1 (1.61%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.61%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.61%) Postfix
1 1 (1.61%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 1 (1.61%) Backup Exec
1 1 (1.61%) SCCM
1 1 (1.61%) SCOM
Vendors
1 41 (66.13%) Microsoft
2 18 (29.03%) IBM
3 11 (17.74%) Oracle
4 10 (16.13%) Business Objects
4 10 (16.13%) SAP
5 7 (11.29%) Citrix
6 2 (3.23%) Cisco
7 1 (1.61%) HP
7 1 (1.61%) EMC
7 1 (1.61%) Sage
7 1 (1.61%) Percussion
7 1 (1.61%) VMware
7 1 (1.61%) Ektron
7 1 (1.61%) 3PAR
7 1 (1.61%) Facebook
7 1 (1.61%) Twitter
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