The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wigan region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 9 4 4
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 12 22 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 15.38% 29.73% 35.29%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 38.71% 55.00% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 12 15 18
Average salary £36,250 £40,000 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.37% +16.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,350 £30,000 £22,200
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,500 £37,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
SQL Server
Manchester

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 Wigan region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Wigan
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
31 40 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 39.74% 54.05% 47.06%
Number of salaries quoted 28 27 23
Average salary £32,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% +21.42%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Wigan

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

SQL Server Salary Trend in Wigan

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Wigan

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Wigan region over the 3 months to 5 August 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Wigan

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wigan

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the Wigan 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 34 (89.47%) C#
1 34 (89.47%) .NET
1 34 (89.47%) ASP.NET
2 24 (63.16%) HTML
3 15 (39.47%) MVC
3 15 (39.47%) HTML5
4 13 (34.21%) ASP.NET MVC
4 13 (34.21%) JavaScript
4 13 (34.21%) SQL
5 12 (31.58%) WPF
5 12 (31.58%) CSS
6 11 (28.95%) Software Engineering
7 10 (26.32%) Silverlight
7 10 (26.32%) Web Application Development
7 10 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (21.05%) SDLC
8 8 (21.05%) WCF
8 8 (21.05%) Microsoft
9 7 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (18.42%) TDD
10 6 (15.79%) Unit Testing
11 5 (13.16%) NHibernate
11 5 (13.16%) SharePoint
11 5 (13.16%) Web Services
12 4 (10.53%) Scrum
12 4 (10.53%) MS Excel
12 4 (10.53%) NUnit
12 4 (10.53%) Tandem
12 4 (10.53%) Ajax
12 4 (10.53%) MonoRail

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Wigan by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the Wigan 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 (13.16%) SharePoint
2 3 (7.89%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.63%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle 10gAS
Applications
1 4 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.89%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.89%) Oracle Database 10g
1 3 (7.89%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (7.89%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (7.89%) Oracle Database
2 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (5.26%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.63%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (10.53%) NUnit
1 4 (10.53%) Rhino Mocks
2 2 (5.26%) Oracle Forms
Job Titles
1 34 (89.47%) Developer
2 16 (42.11%) .NET Developer
3 15 (39.47%) C# Developer
4 13 (34.21%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 13 (34.21%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (13.16%) Junior Developer
5 5 (13.16%) Junior
6 4 (10.53%) Senior Developer
6 4 (10.53%) Senior C# Developer
7 3 (7.89%) Junior C# Developer
7 3 (7.89%) DBA
7 3 (7.89%) Junior C# .NET Developer
7 3 (7.89%) Oracle DBA
7 3 (7.89%) Agile C# Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Graduate Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Web Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Graduate
9 1 (2.63%) Software Developer
9 1 (2.63%) Administrator
9 1 (2.63%) Senior DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (89.47%) .NET
1 34 (89.47%) ASP.NET
2 24 (63.16%) HTML
3 15 (39.47%) HTML5
4 13 (34.21%) ASP.NET MVC
5 12 (31.58%) WPF
5 12 (31.58%) CSS
6 10 (26.32%) Silverlight
7 8 (21.05%) WCF
8 5 (13.16%) Web Services
8 5 (13.16%) NHibernate
9 4 (10.53%) Ajax
9 4 (10.53%) MonoRail
9 4 (10.53%) jQuery
9 4 (10.53%) Castle Windsor
10 3 (7.89%) Entity Framework
10 3 (7.89%) .NET Framework
10 3 (7.89%) XML
10 3 (7.89%) XSLT
11 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 10 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.53%) Tandem
3 3 (7.89%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.26%) UNIX
1 2 (5.26%) Linux
1 2 (5.26%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (39.47%) MVC
2 11 (28.95%) Software Engineering
3 10 (26.32%) Web Application Development
4 8 (21.05%) SDLC
5 7 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (18.42%) TDD
6 6 (15.79%) Unit Testing
7 4 (10.53%) Scrum
8 3 (7.89%) Time Management
8 3 (7.89%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (7.89%) Mobile Application Development
8 3 (7.89%) E-business
8 3 (7.89%) Mentoring
9 2 (5.26%) Line Management
10 1 (2.63%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 34 (89.47%) C#
2 13 (34.21%) JavaScript
2 13 (34.21%) SQL
3 3 (7.89%) Objective-C
4 2 (5.26%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.63%) VBA
5 1 (2.63%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (2.63%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 8 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.89%) Oracle
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