The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Worcestershire 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 3
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 102 59 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 41.80% 25.00% 39.35%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 76.69% 61.46% 80.19%
Number of salaries quoted 97 55 84
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,100 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
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 Worcestershire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
133 96 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 54.51% 40.68% 49.07%
Number of salaries quoted 115 92 105
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

SQL Server Salary Trend in Worcestershire

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

SQL Server
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Redditch +4 35 £31,500 -18.70% 5
Worcester +1 33 £43,750 +16.66% 3
Bromsgrove -1 19 £40,000 +6.66% 3
Droitwich 0 6 £40,000 +10.34% 1
SQL Server
West Midlands

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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.

1 128 (72.32%) .NET
2 115 (64.97%) C#
3 109 (61.58%) ASP.NET
4 94 (53.11%) HTML
5 81 (45.76%) JavaScript
6 67 (37.85%) SQL
7 64 (36.16%) VB.NET
8 62 (35.03%) CSS
9 57 (32.20%) MVC
10 50 (28.25%) Microsoft
11 49 (27.68%) Agile Software Development
12 40 (22.60%) WCF
13 39 (22.03%) jQuery
14 38 (21.47%) ASP.NET MVC
15 33 (18.64%) XML
16 31 (17.51%) MS Excel
17 27 (15.25%) MySQL
18 26 (14.69%) Oracle
18 26 (14.69%) Web Services
18 26 (14.69%) Continuous Integration
18 26 (14.69%) Ajax
18 26 (14.69%) Degree
19 25 (14.12%) Scrum
20 23 (12.99%) Computer Science
20 23 (12.99%) SQL Server 2008
21 21 (11.86%) Web Development
22 20 (11.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
22 20 (11.30%) SQL Server 2012
23 19 (10.73%) Web Application Development
23 19 (10.73%) TDD

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 12 (6.78%) SharePoint
2 8 (4.52%) IIS
3 4 (2.26%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.69%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.13%) GlassFish
6 1 (0.56%) Node.js
6 1 (0.56%) Apache
6 1 (0.56%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 5.5
6 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2000
6 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.56%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.56%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 31 (17.51%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.82%) MS Office
3 1 (0.56%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 6 (3.39%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (1.13%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.56%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.56%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.56%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.13%) SaaS
2 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (7.34%) Internet
2 9 (5.08%) SAN
3 8 (4.52%) Intranet
4 4 (2.26%) HTTPS
5 3 (1.69%) Firewall
6 2 (1.13%) VLAN
6 2 (1.13%) iSCSI
6 2 (1.13%) LAN
6 2 (1.13%) WAN
7 1 (0.56%) SMTP
7 1 (0.56%) DHCP
7 1 (0.56%) HTTP
7 1 (0.56%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.56%) VPN
7 1 (0.56%) DNS
7 1 (0.56%) VoIP
7 1 (0.56%) WLAN
7 1 (0.56%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (0.56%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (0.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (15.25%) MySQL
2 23 (12.99%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (11.30%) SQL Server 2012
3 20 (11.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 17 (9.60%) Relational Database
5 15 (8.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 15 (8.47%) RDBMS
6 12 (6.78%) Data Warehouse
7 11 (6.21%) Crystal Reports
8 9 (5.08%) QlikView
9 8 (4.52%) Oracle Database
10 6 (3.39%) SQL Server 2005
11 5 (2.82%) Star Schema
12 4 (2.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 3 (1.69%) Data Mart
13 3 (1.69%) Informix
13 3 (1.69%) Snowflake Schema
13 3 (1.69%) OLAP
14 2 (1.13%) Oracle Reports
14 2 (1.13%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 18 (10.17%) NUnit
1 18 (10.17%) MSTest
1 18 (10.17%) Rhino Mocks
1 18 (10.17%) Moq
2 12 (6.78%) Visual Studio
3 4 (2.26%) PVCS
4 2 (1.13%) Eclipse
4 2 (1.13%) Toad
4 2 (1.13%) Subversion
4 2 (1.13%) Maven
4 2 (1.13%) Hudson
4 2 (1.13%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.56%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (4.52%) Retail
2 7 (3.95%) Law
2 7 (3.95%) Military
3 5 (2.82%) Finance
3 5 (2.82%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 157 (88.70%) Developer
2 94 (53.11%) .NET Developer
3 43 (24.29%) ASP.NET Developer
4 23 (12.99%) Software Developer
5 19 (10.73%) Senior Developer
6 16 (9.04%) Analyst
6 16 (9.04%) C# Developer
7 15 (8.47%) Web Developer
7 15 (8.47%) PHP Developer
7 15 (8.47%) C# .NET Developer
8 11 (6.21%) Senior .NET Developer
9 10 (5.65%) Graduate
10 9 (5.08%) Junior
10 9 (5.08%) .NET Web Developer
10 9 (5.08%) Junior Developer
10 9 (5.08%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 8 (4.52%) .NET Software Developer
11 8 (4.52%) Programmer
12 7 (3.95%) Systems Analyst
12 7 (3.95%) Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 128 (72.32%) .NET
2 109 (61.58%) ASP.NET
3 94 (53.11%) HTML
4 62 (35.03%) CSS
5 40 (22.60%) WCF
6 39 (22.03%) jQuery
7 38 (21.47%) ASP.NET MVC
8 33 (18.64%) XML
9 26 (14.69%) Web Services
9 26 (14.69%) Ajax
10 18 (10.17%) Castle Windsor
10 18 (10.17%) Ninject
10 18 (10.17%) Spring.NET
10 18 (10.17%) Unity DI Container
11 16 (9.04%) CSS3
11 16 (9.04%) HTML5
12 9 (5.08%) .NET Framework
12 9 (5.08%) WinForms
13 8 (4.52%) WPF
14 7 (3.95%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 23 (12.99%) Computer Science
2 18 (10.17%) Inversion of Control
3 15 (8.47%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (6.78%) W3C
5 6 (3.39%) GIS
6 2 (1.13%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.56%) BBC
7 1 (0.56%) Replication
7 1 (0.56%) Clustering
7 1 (0.56%) Social Media
7 1 (0.56%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.56%) Open Source
7 1 (0.56%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 15 (8.47%) Windows
2 4 (2.26%) Linux
3 3 (1.69%) UNIX
3 3 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.13%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.56%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.56%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (32.20%) MVC
2 49 (27.68%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (14.69%) Continuous Integration
4 25 (14.12%) Scrum
5 21 (11.86%) Web Development
6 19 (10.73%) TDD
6 19 (10.73%) Web Application Development
7 18 (10.17%) Kanban
7 18 (10.17%) Dependency Injection
8 17 (9.60%) OO
9 15 (8.47%) Software Engineering
10 14 (7.91%) OOP
11 11 (6.21%) Software Testing
12 10 (5.65%) User Acceptance Testing
13 8 (4.52%) Unit Testing
13 8 (4.52%) Data Analysis
13 8 (4.52%) Responsive Web Design
13 8 (4.52%) Web Accessibility
14 7 (3.95%) Digital Forensics
14 7 (3.95%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 115 (64.97%) C#
2 81 (45.76%) JavaScript
3 67 (37.85%) SQL
4 64 (36.16%) VB.NET
5 19 (10.73%) T-SQL
6 18 (10.17%) VB
7 17 (9.60%) PHP
8 12 (6.78%) Java
8 12 (6.78%) PHP5
9 11 (6.21%) C++
10 7 (3.95%) C
11 5 (2.82%) VBA
12 3 (1.69%) Python
13 1 (0.56%) Ruby
13 1 (0.56%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.56%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (14.69%) Degree
2 2 (1.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (1.13%) MCSD
2 2 (1.13%) HND
3 1 (0.56%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (0.56%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (0.56%) CCEE
3 1 (0.56%) CCAA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.39%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (1.69%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.56%) VMware ESX
2 1 (0.56%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.56%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.56%) Postfix
2 1 (0.56%) XenApp
2 1 (0.56%) XenServer
2 1 (0.56%) XenDesktop
2 1 (0.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (0.56%) Backup Exec
1 1 (0.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 50 (28.25%) Microsoft
2 26 (14.69%) Oracle
3 5 (2.82%) Citrix
4 4 (2.26%) VMware
4 4 (2.26%) Cisco
5 3 (1.69%) JBoss
5 3 (1.69%) Cognos
6 2 (1.13%) Business Objects
6 2 (1.13%) HP
7 1 (0.56%) Dell
7 1 (0.56%) Mitel
7 1 (0.56%) Yahoo!
7 1 (0.56%) Google
7 1 (0.56%) Facebook
7 1 (0.56%) Juniper
7 1 (0.56%) Hyperion
7 1 (0.56%) Apple
7 1 (0.56%) Sage
7 1 (0.56%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.56%) Symantec
Redditch, Worcestershire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Non contrib Pension,
Posted: 6 hours ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
IT People First
Salary: From £18,000 to £24,000 per annum Negotiable + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bromsgrove, Worcestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Droitwich
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hereford and Worcester
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £45000 to £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bromsgrove
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Redditch
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Worcester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Bromsgrove
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 26 days ago