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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 3 7 2
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 37 13 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 31.62% 30.23% 50.42%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 68.52% 59.09% 89.55%
Number of salaries quoted 24 13 59
Average salary £28,750 £36,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.13% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £30,000 £22,400
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
54 22 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 46.15% 51.16% 56.30%
Number of salaries quoted 32 17 66
Average salary £28,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.84% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £42,500 £42,253
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 24 December 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Wigan

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wigan

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 51 (83.61%) .NET
2 49 (80.33%) ASP.NET
3 43 (70.49%) C#
4 40 (65.57%) HTML
5 38 (62.30%) HTML5
6 27 (44.26%) SQL
7 25 (40.98%) Software Engineering
8 23 (37.70%) CSS
8 23 (37.70%) WPF
9 21 (34.43%) Silverlight
10 19 (31.15%) Windows
11 16 (26.23%) Ajax
12 15 (24.59%) Microsoft
13 14 (22.95%) JavaScript
14 12 (19.67%) Unit Testing
15 11 (18.03%) Web Services
15 11 (18.03%) jQuery
15 11 (18.03%) Microsoft Azure
15 11 (18.03%) Azure SQL Database
15 11 (18.03%) Web Application Development
16 10 (16.39%) SharePoint
16 10 (16.39%) Analytical Skills
17 9 (14.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 8 (13.11%) MS Exchange
18 8 (13.11%) LAN
18 8 (13.11%) WAN
18 8 (13.11%) DHCP
18 8 (13.11%) DNS
18 8 (13.11%) Active Directory
18 8 (13.11%) MPLS

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Wigan by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 10 (16.39%) SharePoint
2 8 (13.11%) MS Exchange
2 8 (13.11%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (13.11%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (6.56%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.64%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (11.48%) MS Excel
2 5 (8.20%) PowerPivot
3 1 (1.64%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.64%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (18.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (8.20%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (13.11%) LAN
1 8 (13.11%) WAN
1 8 (13.11%) DHCP
1 8 (13.11%) DNS
1 8 (13.11%) MPLS
1 8 (13.11%) Firewall
2 5 (8.20%) Wireless
2 5 (8.20%) VLAN
3 1 (1.64%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.03%) Azure SQL Database
2 9 (14.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (11.48%) Crystal Reports
3 7 (11.48%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (9.84%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (6.56%) Relational Database
5 4 (6.56%) RDBMS
6 2 (3.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (3.28%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (3.28%) QlikView
7 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 7 (11.48%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.92%) NUnit
3 1 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (8.20%) Finance
Job Titles
1 52 (85.25%) Developer
2 30 (49.18%) .NET Developer
3 13 (21.31%) C# Developer
4 12 (19.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 12 (19.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 11 (18.03%) Junior
6 10 (16.39%) Junior Developer
7 8 (13.11%) Support Engineer
8 7 (11.48%) 2nd Line Support
8 7 (11.48%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 4 (6.56%) Junior .NET Developer
10 3 (4.92%) ASP.NET Developer
11 2 (3.28%) Systems Developer
11 2 (3.28%) Senior Developer
11 2 (3.28%) Junior C# Developer
11 2 (3.28%) Senior .NET Developer
11 2 (3.28%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 2 (3.28%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
11 2 (3.28%) Junior C# .NET Developer
12 1 (1.64%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (83.61%) .NET
2 49 (80.33%) ASP.NET
3 40 (65.57%) HTML
4 38 (62.30%) HTML5
5 23 (37.70%) WPF
5 23 (37.70%) CSS
6 21 (34.43%) Silverlight
7 16 (26.23%) Ajax
8 11 (18.03%) jQuery
8 11 (18.03%) Web Services
9 6 (9.84%) XML
9 6 (9.84%) WCF
10 3 (4.92%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (4.92%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 2 (3.28%) .NET Framework
11 2 (3.28%) XHTML
11 2 (3.28%) WinForms
12 1 (1.64%) XSLT
12 1 (1.64%) SOAP
12 1 (1.64%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.39%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (9.84%) Management Information System
2 6 (9.84%) Replication
3 4 (6.56%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.28%) Health Informatics
4 2 (3.28%) Data Structures
4 2 (3.28%) NHS
4 2 (3.28%) Informatics
5 1 (1.64%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.64%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 19 (31.15%) Windows
2 1 (1.64%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (40.98%) Software Engineering
2 12 (19.67%) Unit Testing
3 11 (18.03%) Web Application Development
4 7 (11.48%) E-Commerce
5 6 (9.84%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (9.84%) Validation
5 6 (9.84%) Kalman Filter
5 6 (9.84%) Line Management
6 5 (8.20%) ERP
7 4 (6.56%) MVC
8 3 (4.92%) CRM
8 3 (4.92%) System Testing
9 2 (3.28%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (3.28%) Web Development
9 2 (3.28%) OO
9 2 (3.28%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (3.28%) Analytics
10 1 (1.64%) Android Development
10 1 (1.64%) E-business
10 1 (1.64%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 43 (70.49%) C#
2 27 (44.26%) SQL
3 14 (22.95%) JavaScript
4 8 (13.11%) PowerShell
5 6 (9.84%) C
5 6 (9.84%) T-SQL
5 6 (9.84%) VB.NET
6 2 (3.28%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.64%) Java
7 1 (1.64%) VB6
7 1 (1.64%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (9.84%) Degree
2 2 (3.28%) MCSE
2 2 (3.28%) CCNA
2 2 (3.28%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (3.28%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.28%) QA
System Software
1 8 (13.11%) Active Directory
1 8 (13.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (9.84%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (11.48%) WSUS
2 6 (9.84%) WMI
Vendors
1 15 (24.59%) Microsoft
2 8 (13.11%) VMware
3 6 (9.84%) WatchGuard
3 6 (9.84%) EMC
3 6 (9.84%) Avaya
3 6 (9.84%) Sophos
4 5 (8.20%) Cisco
5 2 (3.28%) Oracle
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