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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 2 5 2
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 28 18 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 30.43% 25.71% 58.82%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 82.35% 94.74% 95.24%
Number of salaries quoted 28 17 16
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,200 £22,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,800 £47,000 £36,250
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
34 19 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 36.96% 27.14% 61.76%
Number of salaries quoted 34 18 17
Average salary £41,500 £37,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.66% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £35,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 19 September 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Walsall

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 35 (62.50%) SQL
2 30 (53.57%) C#
2 30 (53.57%) .NET
3 25 (44.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 22 (39.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 22 (39.29%) ASP.NET
5 17 (30.36%) RDBMS
5 17 (30.36%) Relational Database
6 16 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
6 16 (28.57%) ETL
6 16 (28.57%) T-SQL
7 13 (23.21%) SQL Server 2012
7 13 (23.21%) SQL Server 2005
8 12 (21.43%) VB.NET
8 12 (21.43%) OOD
9 11 (19.64%) OO
10 10 (17.86%) Software Engineering
11 9 (16.07%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (16.07%) Microsoft
12 8 (14.29%) MVC
13 7 (12.50%) Visual Studio
13 7 (12.50%) Oracle
14 6 (10.71%) JavaScript
14 6 (10.71%) SQL Server 2008
14 6 (10.71%) Sitecore
15 5 (8.93%) Windows Server 2008
15 5 (8.93%) Analytical Skills
15 5 (8.93%) Degree
15 5 (8.93%) IIS
15 5 (8.93%) HTML

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 5 (8.93%) IIS
2 4 (7.14%) MS Exchange
2 4 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
Business Applications
1 3 (5.36%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.14%) LAN
1 4 (7.14%) WAN
1 4 (7.14%) DHCP
1 4 (7.14%) VPN
1 4 (7.14%) DNS
1 4 (7.14%) SAN
1 4 (7.14%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (44.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 22 (39.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 17 (30.36%) RDBMS
3 17 (30.36%) Relational Database
4 16 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (23.21%) SQL Server 2005
5 13 (23.21%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (10.71%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (5.36%) Oracle Database
7 3 (5.36%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (1.79%) OLTP
9 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 3 (5.36%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 3 (5.36%) Finance
1 3 (5.36%) Billing
2 2 (3.57%) Retail
3 1 (1.79%) Back Office
3 1 (1.79%) Games
Job Titles
1 34 (60.71%) Developer
2 17 (30.36%) .NET Developer
3 13 (23.21%) DBA
3 13 (23.21%) SQL Developer
3 13 (23.21%) SQL DBA
4 11 (19.64%) SQL Server DBA
4 11 (19.64%) SQL Server Developer
5 9 (16.07%) Software Engineer
6 6 (10.71%) Web Developer
6 6 (10.71%) .NET Web Developer
6 6 (10.71%) VB.NET Developer
6 6 (10.71%) ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (8.93%) Analyst
8 4 (7.14%) Software Developer
8 4 (7.14%) C# Developer
8 4 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 4 (7.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (7.14%) IT Support
8 4 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
9 3 (5.36%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (53.57%) .NET
2 22 (39.29%) ASP.NET
3 5 (8.93%) CSS
3 5 (8.93%) HTML
4 3 (5.36%) JSON
4 3 (5.36%) WCF
4 3 (5.36%) Web Services
4 3 (5.36%) XML
5 2 (3.57%) jQuery
6 1 (1.79%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.93%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.36%) Computer Science
2 3 (5.36%) Data Integration
3 2 (3.57%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.79%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.93%) Windows
1 5 (8.93%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (7.14%) Windows 2000 Server
2 4 (7.14%) Windows 7
2 4 (7.14%) Windows XP
2 4 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (28.57%) ETL
2 12 (21.43%) OOD
3 11 (19.64%) OO
4 10 (17.86%) Software Engineering
5 9 (16.07%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (14.29%) MVC
7 5 (8.93%) CRM
8 4 (7.14%) Project Management
8 4 (7.14%) Performance Testing
9 3 (5.36%) Technical Architecture
9 3 (5.36%) Information Management
9 3 (5.36%) Data Analysis
9 3 (5.36%) Migration
9 3 (5.36%) Data Modelling
9 3 (5.36%) Performance Management
9 3 (5.36%) Data Migration
9 3 (5.36%) Performance Tuning
10 2 (3.57%) Time Management
11 1 (1.79%) Web Development
11 1 (1.79%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 35 (62.50%) SQL
2 30 (53.57%) C#
3 16 (28.57%) T-SQL
4 12 (21.43%) VB.NET
5 6 (10.71%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (8.93%) Degree
2 2 (3.57%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 4 (7.14%) QA
2 3 (5.36%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (7.14%) Active Directory
1 4 (7.14%) VMware ESX
1 4 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (16.07%) Microsoft
2 7 (12.50%) Oracle
3 6 (10.71%) Sitecore
4 4 (7.14%) VMware
4 4 (7.14%) Business Objects
5 3 (5.36%) Informatica
5 3 (5.36%) Talend
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