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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 9 2 5
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +3
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 8 32 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 11.76% 34.41% 48.61%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 44.44% 78.05% 87.50%
Number of salaries quoted 4 29 34
Average salary £34,250 £31,500 £29,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.73% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,200 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,850 £42,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
18 41 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 26.47% 44.09% 55.56%
Number of salaries quoted 14 38 39
Average salary £55,000 £31,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+74.60% +1.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £27,500 £22,650
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 24 (77.42%) SQL
2 20 (64.52%) .NET
3 18 (58.06%) C#
4 10 (32.26%) ASP.NET
5 9 (29.03%) Relational Database
6 8 (25.81%) OO
7 7 (22.58%) OOD
7 7 (22.58%) VB.NET
7 7 (22.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (19.35%) Degree
8 6 (19.35%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (19.35%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (19.35%) JavaScript
8 6 (19.35%) RDBMS
9 5 (16.13%) Management Information System
9 5 (16.13%) HND
9 5 (16.13%) Time Management
9 5 (16.13%) Software Engineering
9 5 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (12.90%) Data Migration
10 4 (12.90%) jQuery
10 4 (12.90%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (12.90%) Visual Studio
10 4 (12.90%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (12.90%) T-SQL
10 4 (12.90%) CSS
10 4 (12.90%) Migration
10 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
11 3 (9.68%) Active Directory
11 3 (9.68%) MVC

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 2 (6.45%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.23%) JBoss
2 1 (3.23%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.23%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.23%) PowerPivot
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (29.03%) Relational Database
2 7 (22.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (19.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (19.35%) RDBMS
4 4 (12.90%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (3.23%) DataStage
7 1 (3.23%) DB2
7 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Power View
Development Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Visual Studio
2 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (3.23%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 2 (6.45%) Retail
1 2 (6.45%) Billing
1 2 (6.45%) Finance
1 2 (6.45%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 17 (54.84%) Developer
2 10 (32.26%) .NET Developer
3 5 (16.13%) Software Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Architect
5 3 (9.68%) C# Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Web Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Support Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) .NET Web Developer
5 3 (9.68%) UAT Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Data Migration Manager
6 2 (6.45%) SQL DBA
6 2 (6.45%) Technical Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Data Manager
6 2 (6.45%) DBA
6 2 (6.45%) SQL Server DBA
7 1 (3.23%) Test Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Technical Architect
7 1 (3.23%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (64.52%) .NET
2 10 (32.26%) ASP.NET
3 4 (12.90%) jQuery
3 4 (12.90%) CSS
4 3 (9.68%) HTML
4 3 (9.68%) Web Services
4 3 (9.68%) XML
5 2 (6.45%) WCF
5 2 (6.45%) JSON
5 2 (6.45%) MDX
6 1 (3.23%) Middleware
6 1 (3.23%) JMS
6 1 (3.23%) JSP
6 1 (3.23%) Servlets
6 1 (3.23%) Struts
6 1 (3.23%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (16.13%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.23%) AS400
3 1 (3.23%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.23%) N-Tier
3 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.23%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.68%) Windows
1 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.81%) OO
2 7 (22.58%) OOD
3 5 (16.13%) Time Management
3 5 (16.13%) Software Engineering
3 5 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (12.90%) Data Migration
4 4 (12.90%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (12.90%) Migration
5 3 (9.68%) MVC
5 3 (9.68%) ETL
5 3 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (9.68%) Data Modelling
5 3 (9.68%) Test Scripting
5 3 (9.68%) Data Mapping
6 2 (6.45%) Master Data Management
6 2 (6.45%) Database Security
6 2 (6.45%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (6.45%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (6.45%) Database Tuning
6 2 (6.45%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 24 (77.42%) SQL
2 18 (58.06%) C#
3 7 (22.58%) VB.NET
4 6 (19.35%) JavaScript
5 4 (12.90%) T-SQL
6 3 (9.68%) VBA
7 1 (3.23%) Java
7 1 (3.23%) PHP
7 1 (3.23%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) Degree
2 5 (16.13%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) QA
1 1 (3.23%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (9.68%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.45%) vSphere
2 2 (6.45%) XenApp
2 2 (6.45%) XenServer
2 2 (6.45%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.45%) VMware
2 2 (6.45%) Citrix
3 1 (3.23%) BEA
3 1 (3.23%) Informatica
3 1 (3.23%) Vitria
3 1 (3.23%) IBM
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle
3 1 (3.23%) Sybase
3 1 (3.23%) Pega
3 1 (3.23%) Sitecore
3 1 (3.23%) Talend
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Walsall
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 12 days ago