The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Walsall region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 2 7 1
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -6
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 30 13 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 30.61% 16.46% 63.64%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 93.75% 81.25% 91.30%
Number of salaries quoted 30 12 17
Average salary £37,500 £47,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,400 £33,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,650 £53,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,875 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.66% -
SQL Server
West Midlands

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 Walsall region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Walsall
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
32 16 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 32.65% 20.25% 69.70%
Number of salaries quoted 32 15 19
Average salary £38,500 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.00% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £52,500 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Walsall

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

SQL Server Salary Trend in Walsall

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Walsall

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Walsall region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Walsall

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Walsall 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 37 (68.52%) SQL
2 26 (48.15%) .NET
3 24 (44.44%) C#
4 23 (42.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 22 (40.74%) ASP.NET
6 20 (37.04%) T-SQL
6 20 (37.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 19 (35.19%) ETL
8 18 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
9 16 (29.63%) RDBMS
9 16 (29.63%) Relational Database
10 14 (25.93%) OO
11 13 (24.07%) SQL Server 2005
11 13 (24.07%) SQL Server 2012
12 11 (20.37%) OOD
13 10 (18.52%) Software Engineering
14 9 (16.67%) MVC
15 8 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
15 8 (14.81%) SQL Server 2008
16 7 (12.96%) Sitecore
16 7 (12.96%) CSS
16 7 (12.96%) HTML
16 7 (12.96%) JavaScript
16 7 (12.96%) Oracle
17 6 (11.11%) Web Services
18 5 (9.26%) Agile Software Development
18 5 (9.26%) VB.NET
18 5 (9.26%) Microsoft
19 4 (7.41%) Project Management
19 4 (7.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Walsall 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 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (1.85%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.85%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.85%) Firewall
1 1 (1.85%) LAN
1 1 (1.85%) WAN
1 1 (1.85%) DHCP
1 1 (1.85%) VPN
1 1 (1.85%) DNS
1 1 (1.85%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (42.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 20 (37.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 18 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
4 16 (29.63%) RDBMS
4 16 (29.63%) Relational Database
5 13 (24.07%) SQL Server 2005
5 13 (24.07%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (14.81%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (7.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (5.56%) Oracle Database
8 3 (5.56%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (5.56%) Talend Open Studio
1 3 (5.56%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (5.56%) Billing
1 3 (5.56%) Finance
2 1 (1.85%) Retail
2 1 (1.85%) Games
2 1 (1.85%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 32 (59.26%) Developer
2 16 (29.63%) DBA
2 16 (29.63%) SQL DBA
3 15 (27.78%) SQL Developer
4 13 (24.07%) SQL Server DBA
5 12 (22.22%) SQL Server Developer
6 11 (20.37%) .NET Developer
7 10 (18.52%) Software Engineer
8 8 (14.81%) Analyst
9 7 (12.96%) Web Developer
10 6 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
10 6 (11.11%) .NET Web Developer
11 5 (9.26%) C# Developer
12 4 (7.41%) Business Intelligence Analyst
12 4 (7.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 4 (7.41%) C# .NET Developer
13 3 (5.56%) Designer
13 3 (5.56%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
13 3 (5.56%) C# Web Developer
13 3 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (48.15%) .NET
2 22 (40.74%) ASP.NET
3 7 (12.96%) CSS
3 7 (12.96%) HTML
4 6 (11.11%) Web Services
5 4 (7.41%) XML
5 4 (7.41%) JSON
6 3 (5.56%) jQuery
6 3 (5.56%) WCF
7 1 (1.85%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.56%) Data Integration
2 3 (5.56%) Computer Science
2 3 (5.56%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (1.85%) Windows 7
1 1 (1.85%) Windows 2000 Server
1 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (1.85%) Windows
1 1 (1.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (35.19%) ETL
2 14 (25.93%) OO
3 11 (20.37%) OOD
4 10 (18.52%) Software Engineering
5 9 (16.67%) MVC
6 8 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (9.26%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (7.41%) Project Management
8 4 (7.41%) Performance Testing
9 3 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (5.56%) Data Migration
9 3 (5.56%) Technical Architecture
9 3 (5.56%) Information Management
9 3 (5.56%) Data Analysis
9 3 (5.56%) Data Modelling
9 3 (5.56%) Migration
10 2 (3.70%) Systems Analysis
10 2 (3.70%) Performance Management
11 1 (1.85%) Time Management
11 1 (1.85%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 37 (68.52%) SQL
2 24 (44.44%) C#
3 20 (37.04%) T-SQL
4 7 (12.96%) JavaScript
5 5 (9.26%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (7.41%) Degree
2 1 (1.85%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 4 (7.41%) QA
2 3 (5.56%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.85%) VMware ESX
1 1 (1.85%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (12.96%) Sitecore
1 7 (12.96%) Oracle
2 5 (9.26%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.41%) Business Objects
4 3 (5.56%) Talend
4 3 (5.56%) Informatica
5 1 (1.85%) VMware
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