The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Walsall region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 2 3 3
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 24 27 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 30.38% 39.13% 41.18%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 68.57% 96.43% 87.50%
Number of salaries quoted 22 27 12
Average salary £41,500 £28,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+48.21% -13.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £23,800 £21,450
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,800 £37,250
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.35%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Walsall
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
35 28 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 44.30% 40.58% 47.06%
Number of salaries quoted 33 28 14
Average salary £42,500 £29,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.29% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
SQL Server
West Midlands

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 25 July 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Walsall

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 31 (60.78%) SQL
2 27 (52.94%) .NET
3 26 (50.98%) C#
4 25 (49.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 22 (43.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 19 (37.25%) ASP.NET
7 15 (29.41%) T-SQL
8 14 (27.45%) Microsoft
8 14 (27.45%) VB.NET
9 12 (23.53%) Windows
9 12 (23.53%) SQL Server 2008
10 11 (21.57%) SQL Server 2012
10 11 (21.57%) Relational Database
10 11 (21.57%) SQL Server 2005
10 11 (21.57%) CRM
10 11 (21.57%) RDBMS
10 11 (21.57%) Visual Studio
11 10 (19.61%) OOD
11 10 (19.61%) ETL
11 10 (19.61%) Data Warehouse
12 9 (17.65%) OO
12 9 (17.65%) IIS
12 9 (17.65%) Software Engineering
12 9 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
13 7 (13.73%) Business Intelligence
14 6 (11.76%) Network Load Balancing
14 6 (11.76%) Capacity Planning
14 6 (11.76%) Performance Monitoring
14 6 (11.76%) OLTP
14 6 (11.76%) Replication

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (17.65%) IIS
2 3 (5.88%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 2 (3.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.88%) LAN
1 3 (5.88%) WAN
1 3 (5.88%) DHCP
1 3 (5.88%) VPN
1 3 (5.88%) DNS
1 3 (5.88%) SAN
1 3 (5.88%) Intranet
1 3 (5.88%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (49.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 22 (43.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (23.53%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (21.57%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (21.57%) Relational Database
4 11 (21.57%) SQL Server 2005
4 11 (21.57%) RDBMS
5 10 (19.61%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (11.76%) OLTP
7 5 (9.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (3.92%) OLAP
8 2 (3.92%) DTS
9 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 11 (21.57%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.96%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 3 (5.88%) Retail
2 1 (1.96%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 29 (56.86%) Developer
2 15 (29.41%) .NET Developer
3 9 (17.65%) DBA
3 9 (17.65%) SQL Developer
3 9 (17.65%) SQL DBA
4 8 (15.69%) Software Engineer
5 7 (13.73%) SQL Server DBA
5 7 (13.73%) VB.NET Developer
5 7 (13.73%) SQL Server Developer
6 6 (11.76%) Administrator
7 5 (9.80%) Senior Developer
7 5 (9.80%) Coordinator
7 5 (9.80%) Software Developer
7 5 (9.80%) Release Coordinator
7 5 (9.80%) ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (5.88%) Senior .NET Developer
8 3 (5.88%) .NET Software Developer
8 3 (5.88%) IT Support
8 3 (5.88%) Analyst
9 2 (3.92%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (52.94%) .NET
2 19 (37.25%) ASP.NET
3 5 (9.80%) Ajax
4 3 (5.88%) XML
4 3 (5.88%) HTML
4 3 (5.88%) jQuery
5 2 (3.92%) Web Services
6 1 (1.96%) CSS
6 1 (1.96%) WinForms
6 1 (1.96%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.76%) Replication
2 4 (7.84%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.96%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 12 (23.53%) Windows
2 9 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (5.88%) Windows 2000 Server
3 3 (5.88%) Windows 7
3 3 (5.88%) Windows XP
3 3 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (21.57%) CRM
2 10 (19.61%) OOD
2 10 (19.61%) ETL
3 9 (17.65%) OO
3 9 (17.65%) Software Engineering
4 7 (13.73%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (11.76%) Network Load Balancing
5 6 (11.76%) Capacity Planning
5 6 (11.76%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (5.88%) Performance Management
7 2 (3.92%) Web Development
7 2 (3.92%) Performance Testing
7 2 (3.92%) Time Management
7 2 (3.92%) Project Management
8 1 (1.96%) MVC
8 1 (1.96%) Migration
8 1 (1.96%) Business Continuity
8 1 (1.96%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (1.96%) Information Management
8 1 (1.96%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 31 (60.78%) SQL
2 26 (50.98%) C#
3 15 (29.41%) T-SQL
4 14 (27.45%) VB.NET
5 5 (9.80%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (9.80%) Degree
2 2 (3.92%) HND
3 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.96%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.80%) QA
2 2 (3.92%) SLA
2 2 (3.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.96%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (5.88%) Active Directory
1 3 (5.88%) VMware ESX
1 3 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 14 (27.45%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.88%) Oracle
2 3 (5.88%) VMware
2 3 (5.88%) Telerik
3 2 (3.92%) Business Objects
4 1 (1.96%) Informatica
4 1 (1.96%) Talend
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