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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 4 2 4
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 1 12 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Westminster 12.50% 35.29% 20.83%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 100.00% 80.00% 83.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 5
Average salary - £50,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
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
1 15 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Westminster 12.50% 44.12% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 6
Average salary - £50,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 22 Related IT Skills in Westminster

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (33.33%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) MS Access
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Back Office
3 1 (33.33%) VBA

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Westminster by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MS Access
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Excel Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) jQuery
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CTC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft