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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 1 4 2
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 26 13 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 29.55% 19.70% 50.88%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 78.79% 61.90% 87.88%
Number of salaries quoted 24 11 26
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,150 £32,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,200 £50,000 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
33 21 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 37.50% 31.82% 57.89%
Number of salaries quoted 30 19 29
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +40.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £33,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £35,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 January 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Walsall

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 39 (66.10%) SQL
2 30 (50.85%) .NET
3 23 (38.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 22 (37.29%) ASP.NET
4 22 (37.29%) C#
5 19 (32.20%) T-SQL
5 19 (32.20%) SQL Server 2008
6 18 (30.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 14 (23.73%) JavaScript
7 14 (23.73%) CSS
7 14 (23.73%) ETL
8 12 (20.34%) Data Warehouse
8 12 (20.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 12 (20.34%) MVC
9 11 (18.64%) Web Services
9 11 (18.64%) Relational Database
10 10 (16.95%) Sitecore
10 10 (16.95%) OO
10 10 (16.95%) HTML
10 10 (16.95%) VB.NET
10 10 (16.95%) Microsoft
11 9 (15.25%) RDBMS
11 9 (15.25%) SQL Server 2005
11 9 (15.25%) SQL Server 2012
12 8 (13.56%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (13.56%) jQuery
12 8 (13.56%) Business Intelligence
12 8 (13.56%) Visual Studio
12 8 (13.56%) XML
13 7 (11.86%) JSON

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 3 (5.08%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (1.69%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.69%) IIS
2 1 (1.69%) JBoss
2 1 (1.69%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.69%) LAN
1 1 (1.69%) WAN
1 1 (1.69%) DHCP
1 1 (1.69%) VPN
1 1 (1.69%) DNS
1 1 (1.69%) SAN
1 1 (1.69%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (38.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 19 (32.20%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (30.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (20.34%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (20.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 11 (18.64%) Relational Database
6 9 (15.25%) SQL Server 2012
6 9 (15.25%) RDBMS
6 9 (15.25%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (3.39%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (3.39%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.69%) DB2
Development Applications
1 8 (13.56%) Visual Studio
2 4 (6.78%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (3.39%) Talend Open Studio
3 2 (3.39%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (8.47%) Finance
2 3 (5.08%) Billing
3 2 (3.39%) Back Office
4 1 (1.69%) Games
4 1 (1.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 36 (61.02%) Developer
2 19 (32.20%) .NET Developer
3 12 (20.34%) Analyst
4 10 (16.95%) Web Developer
5 9 (15.25%) DBA
5 9 (15.25%) .NET Web Developer
6 8 (13.56%) SQL DBA
7 7 (11.86%) ASP.NET Developer
7 7 (11.86%) SQL Developer
8 6 (10.17%) SQL Server DBA
9 5 (8.47%) VB.NET Developer
9 5 (8.47%) C# Developer
9 5 (8.47%) SQL Server Developer
10 4 (6.78%) Software Developer
10 4 (6.78%) Architect
10 4 (6.78%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 4 (6.78%) C# .NET Developer
11 3 (5.08%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
11 3 (5.08%) Designer
11 3 (5.08%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (50.85%) .NET
2 22 (37.29%) ASP.NET
3 14 (23.73%) CSS
4 11 (18.64%) Web Services
5 10 (16.95%) HTML
6 8 (13.56%) jQuery
6 8 (13.56%) XML
7 7 (11.86%) JSON
8 6 (10.17%) WCF
9 2 (3.39%) MDX
10 1 (1.69%) HTML5
10 1 (1.69%) JMS
10 1 (1.69%) Middleware
10 1 (1.69%) Spring
10 1 (1.69%) JSP
10 1 (1.69%) Servlets
10 1 (1.69%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.78%) N-Tier
1 4 (6.78%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.39%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.39%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.39%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.69%) AS400
3 1 (1.69%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.78%) Windows
1 4 (6.78%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.69%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (1.69%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.69%) Windows XP
2 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (23.73%) ETL
2 12 (20.34%) MVC
3 10 (16.95%) OO
4 8 (13.56%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (13.56%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (10.17%) Data Migration
5 6 (10.17%) OOD
5 6 (10.17%) Migration
6 5 (8.47%) Software Engineering
7 3 (5.08%) Data Mapping
7 3 (5.08%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (3.39%) Performance Testing
8 2 (3.39%) Time Management
8 2 (3.39%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (3.39%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (3.39%) Systems Analysis
8 2 (3.39%) Information Management
8 2 (3.39%) Data Analysis
8 2 (3.39%) Data Modelling
8 2 (3.39%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (66.10%) SQL
2 22 (37.29%) C#
3 19 (32.20%) T-SQL
4 14 (23.73%) JavaScript
5 10 (16.95%) VB.NET
6 2 (3.39%) VB
7 1 (1.69%) VBA
7 1 (1.69%) PHP
7 1 (1.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (6.78%) Degree
2 2 (3.39%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.08%) QA
2 2 (3.39%) Data Quality
2 2 (3.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (6.78%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.39%) XenApp
2 2 (3.39%) XenServer
2 2 (3.39%) XenDesktop
2 2 (3.39%) vSphere
3 1 (1.69%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (16.95%) Microsoft
1 10 (16.95%) Sitecore
2 5 (8.47%) Oracle
3 3 (5.08%) VMware
4 2 (3.39%) Talend
4 2 (3.39%) Business Objects
4 2 (3.39%) Citrix
4 2 (3.39%) Informatica
5 1 (1.69%) Vitria
5 1 (1.69%) BEA
5 1 (1.69%) IBM
5 1 (1.69%) Sybase
5 1 (1.69%) Pega
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