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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
West Midlands / Walsall
Rank 3 11 1
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -10
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 10 22 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 27.03% 15.38% 31.46%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 41.67% 56.41% 77.78%
Number of salaries quoted 10 21 27
Median salary £37,000 £40,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.64% +8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,250 £27,500 £33,400
10% offered a salary of more than £39,100 £47,500 £40,200
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
24 39 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 64.86% 27.27% 40.45%
Number of salaries quoted 20 32 34
Median salary £37,000 £40,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.64% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £82,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

The demand trend of job ads across the Walsall region citing SQL Server as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT jobs citing SQL Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Walsall region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 7 (38.89%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (33.33%) Citrix
3 6 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (33.33%) Windows
3 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (27.78%) Analytics
4 5 (27.78%) C#
4 5 (27.78%) SQL
4 5 (27.78%) .NET
4 5 (27.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (22.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (22.22%) VMware
5 4 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (22.22%) CCNA
5 4 (22.22%) LAN
5 4 (22.22%) WAN
5 4 (22.22%) MCSA
5 4 (22.22%) MS Exchange
6 3 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (16.67%) ETL
6 3 (16.67%) Project Management
6 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (16.67%) Web Development
6 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
7 2 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.56%) ColdFusion
3 1 (5.56%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) LAN
1 4 (22.22%) WAN
2 2 (11.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (11.11%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (11.11%) MySQL
4 1 (5.56%) Data Mart
4 1 (5.56%) DB2
4 1 (5.56%) Power BI
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Developer
2 3 (16.67%) Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 3 (16.67%) Consultant
2 3 (16.67%) SQL BI Developer
2 3 (16.67%) SQL Developer
2 3 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) .NET Developer
3 2 (11.11%) IT Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Software Developer
4 1 (5.56%) 2nd/3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) DBA
4 1 (5.56%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (5.56%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) .NET
2 2 (11.11%) Ajax
2 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET
2 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (11.11%) CSS
2 2 (11.11%) HTML
2 2 (11.11%) HTML5
2 2 (11.11%) jQuery
2 2 (11.11%) RESTful
2 2 (11.11%) Web Services
2 2 (11.11%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Windows
1 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (11.11%) Windows 7
2 2 (11.11%) Windows 8
2 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (27.78%) Analytics
4 3 (16.67%) ETL
4 3 (16.67%) Project Management
4 3 (16.67%) Web Development
5 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (11.11%) CRM
5 2 (11.11%) Dimensional Modelling
5 2 (11.11%) ITIL
5 2 (11.11%) MVC
5 2 (11.11%) MVVM
5 2 (11.11%) OO
5 2 (11.11%) Performance Analysis
5 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2
5 2 (11.11%) QMS
5 2 (11.11%) SEO
5 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 2 (11.11%) Service Management
5 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) C#
1 5 (27.78%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.56%) PHP
2 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) CCNA
1 4 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (22.22%) MCSA
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (22.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (11.11%) PMP
3 1 (5.56%) CCNP
3 1 (5.56%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) ISO 9001
1 2 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (11.11%) SLA
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 6 (33.33%) Citrix
3 4 (22.22%) VMware
4 2 (11.11%) Cisco
4 2 (11.11%) Google
4 2 (11.11%) Meraki
5 1 (5.56%) IBM
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