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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 2 5 3
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 25 15 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 29.07% 26.32% 52.78%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 73.53% 93.75% 95.00%
Number of salaries quoted 25 15 16
Average salary £37,500 £27,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% -21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £40,000 £36,250
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
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
34 16 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 39.53% 28.07% 55.56%
Number of salaries quoted 34 16 17
Average salary £41,500 £26,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+58.09% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,000 £22,400
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £35,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

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 28 August 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Walsall

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 33 (57.89%) SQL
2 30 (52.63%) C#
2 30 (52.63%) .NET
3 25 (43.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 21 (36.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 21 (36.84%) ASP.NET
5 16 (28.07%) RDBMS
5 16 (28.07%) Relational Database
6 14 (24.56%) Microsoft
6 14 (24.56%) ETL
6 14 (24.56%) T-SQL
7 13 (22.81%) VB.NET
7 13 (22.81%) Data Warehouse
8 12 (21.05%) OOD
9 11 (19.30%) OO
9 11 (19.30%) SQL Server 2012
9 11 (19.30%) SQL Server 2008
9 11 (19.30%) SQL Server 2005
10 10 (17.54%) Software Engineering
10 10 (17.54%) Windows
11 9 (15.79%) CRM
11 9 (15.79%) IIS
11 9 (15.79%) Visual Studio
11 9 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
12 8 (14.04%) Business Intelligence
13 6 (10.53%) Degree
13 6 (10.53%) QA
13 6 (10.53%) Network Load Balancing
13 6 (10.53%) Capacity Planning
13 6 (10.53%) OLTP

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 9 (15.79%) IIS
2 3 (5.26%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
Business Applications
1 3 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.26%) Firewall
1 3 (5.26%) SAN
1 3 (5.26%) LAN
1 3 (5.26%) WAN
1 3 (5.26%) DHCP
1 3 (5.26%) VPN
1 3 (5.26%) DNS
2 1 (1.75%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (43.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 21 (36.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 16 (28.07%) RDBMS
3 16 (28.07%) Relational Database
4 13 (22.81%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (19.30%) SQL Server 2012
5 11 (19.30%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (19.30%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (10.53%) OLTP
7 3 (5.26%) Oracle Database
7 3 (5.26%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (1.75%) DTS
9 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 9 (15.79%) Visual Studio
2 3 (5.26%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 2 (3.51%) Retail
2 1 (1.75%) Back Office
2 1 (1.75%) Finance
2 1 (1.75%) Games
2 1 (1.75%) Billing
Job Titles
1 32 (56.14%) Developer
2 17 (29.82%) .NET Developer
3 11 (19.30%) DBA
3 11 (19.30%) SQL Developer
3 11 (19.30%) SQL DBA
4 10 (17.54%) SQL Server DBA
4 10 (17.54%) SQL Server Developer
5 9 (15.79%) Software Engineer
6 7 (12.28%) VB.NET Developer
7 6 (10.53%) Administrator
8 5 (8.77%) Coordinator
8 5 (8.77%) Software Developer
8 5 (8.77%) Release Coordinator
8 5 (8.77%) ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (7.02%) .NET Web Developer
9 4 (7.02%) Analyst
9 4 (7.02%) Web Developer
10 3 (5.26%) Senior Developer
10 3 (5.26%) Architect
10 3 (5.26%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (52.63%) .NET
2 21 (36.84%) ASP.NET
3 4 (7.02%) HTML
3 4 (7.02%) Web Services
3 4 (7.02%) XML
4 3 (5.26%) CSS
4 3 (5.26%) WCF
4 3 (5.26%) JSON
5 2 (3.51%) Ajax
5 2 (3.51%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.53%) Replication
2 4 (7.02%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.26%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 10 (17.54%) Windows
2 9 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (5.26%) Windows XP
3 3 (5.26%) Windows 7
3 3 (5.26%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (24.56%) ETL
2 12 (21.05%) OOD
3 11 (19.30%) OO
4 10 (17.54%) Software Engineering
5 9 (15.79%) CRM
6 8 (14.04%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (10.53%) Network Load Balancing
7 6 (10.53%) Capacity Planning
7 6 (10.53%) MVC
7 6 (10.53%) Performance Monitoring
8 3 (5.26%) Migration
8 3 (5.26%) Project Management
8 3 (5.26%) Data Modelling
8 3 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (5.26%) Performance Testing
8 3 (5.26%) Performance Management
8 3 (5.26%) Data Migration
8 3 (5.26%) Technical Architecture
8 3 (5.26%) Data Analysis
8 3 (5.26%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (57.89%) SQL
2 30 (52.63%) C#
3 14 (24.56%) T-SQL
4 13 (22.81%) VB.NET
5 5 (8.77%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (10.53%) Degree
2 2 (3.51%) HND
3 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.75%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.53%) QA
2 3 (5.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (5.26%) Data Quality
3 2 (3.51%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (5.26%) VMware ESX
1 3 (5.26%) Active Directory
1 3 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 14 (24.56%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.53%) Oracle
3 4 (7.02%) Sitecore
4 3 (5.26%) VMware
4 3 (5.26%) Informatica
4 3 (5.26%) Business Objects
4 3 (5.26%) Talend
5 1 (1.75%) Telerik
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