The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Westminster region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank - 4 -
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 0 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Westminster - 14.29% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 60.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Average salary - £48,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £38,875 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.66% -
SQL Server
London

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 Westminster region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Westminster
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
13 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Westminster 44.83% 23.81% 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 12 5 0
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Westminster

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Westminster region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Westminster

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Westminster

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Westminster region.

SQL Server Salary Trend in Westminster

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Westminster

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Westminster 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 12 (100.00%) SQL
2 10 (83.33%) MySQL
3 7 (58.33%) T-SQL
3 7 (58.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (58.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (58.33%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (50.00%) Web Services
4 6 (50.00%) MS Excel
5 5 (41.67%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (41.67%) Linux
5 5 (41.67%) ETL
5 5 (41.67%) HTML
5 5 (41.67%) Java
5 5 (41.67%) Business Objects
5 5 (41.67%) CSS
5 5 (41.67%) Struts
5 5 (41.67%) Marketing
5 5 (41.67%) Spring
5 5 (41.67%) Ajax
5 5 (41.67%) MVC
5 5 (41.67%) High Availability
5 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (41.67%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (41.67%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (41.67%) MongoDB
5 5 (41.67%) NoSQL
5 5 (41.67%) Red Gate
6 4 (33.33%) SaaS
6 4 (33.33%) jQuery
6 4 (33.33%) JPA

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Westminster by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Westminster 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 4 (33.33%) IIS
1 4 (33.33%) JBoss
1 4 (33.33%) Apache
1 4 (33.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (41.67%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (41.67%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (33.33%) SaaS
2 4 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (83.33%) MySQL
2 7 (58.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (58.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (41.67%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (41.67%) MongoDB
3 5 (41.67%) NoSQL
4 4 (33.33%) Redis
5 3 (25.00%) Relational Database
6 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (8.33%) DB2
7 1 (8.33%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (8.33%) Subversion
2 1 (8.33%) JUnit
2 1 (8.33%) TestNG
2 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (8.33%) Mockito
2 1 (8.33%) Cucumber
2 1 (8.33%) Spock
General
1 5 (41.67%) Marketing
2 4 (33.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (58.33%) DBA
2 7 (58.33%) SQL Developer
2 7 (58.33%) SQL DBA
2 7 (58.33%) SQL Server Developer
2 7 (58.33%) SQL Server DBA
3 5 (41.67%) Java Developer
4 4 (33.33%) Senior Architect
4 4 (33.33%) Senior Java/J2EE Architect
4 4 (33.33%) Java/J2EE Architect
4 4 (33.33%) J2EE Architect
4 4 (33.33%) Senior J2EE Developer
4 4 (33.33%) Senior J2EE Architect
4 4 (33.33%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (33.33%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
4 4 (33.33%) Java Architect
4 4 (33.33%) Senior Java Architect
4 4 (33.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 4 (33.33%) J2EE Developer
4 4 (33.33%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) Web Services
2 5 (41.67%) HTML
2 5 (41.67%) CSS
2 5 (41.67%) Struts
2 5 (41.67%) Spring
2 5 (41.67%) Ajax
3 4 (33.33%) jQuery
3 4 (33.33%) JPA
3 4 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 4 (33.33%) WebWork
3 4 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails
3 4 (33.33%) JSTL
3 4 (33.33%) JSP
3 4 (33.33%) .NET
3 4 (33.33%) J2EE
4 1 (8.33%) Grails
4 1 (8.33%) JSON
4 1 (8.33%) Java EE
4 1 (8.33%) Apache CXF
4 1 (8.33%) RESTful
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Linux
2 4 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (8.33%) Mac OS X
3 1 (8.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (41.67%) ETL
2 5 (41.67%) MVC
2 5 (41.67%) High Availability
3 4 (33.33%) Content Management
3 4 (33.33%) Web Development
3 4 (33.33%) SOA
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) TDD
4 1 (8.33%) Web Design
4 1 (8.33%) BDD
4 1 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) SQL
2 7 (58.33%) T-SQL
3 5 (41.67%) Java
4 4 (33.33%) Ruby
4 4 (33.33%) PHP
5 2 (16.67%) VB
5 2 (16.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Business Objects
1 5 (41.67%) Red Gate
2 4 (33.33%) VMware
3 3 (25.00%) Oracle
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft