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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 2 5 2
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 97 56 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 39.27% 23.83% 42.79%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 80.83% 58.33% 83.50%
Number of salaries quoted 95 54 85
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £22,400 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
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
120 96 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 48.58% 40.85% 51.24%
Number of salaries quoted 107 93 102
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 23 October 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 23 October 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 +10 41 £31,500 -21.25% 2
Worcester +4 23 £40,000 +10.34% 3
Bromsgrove +2 19 £37,500 - 1
Droitwich - 6 £36,250 - 1
SQL Server
West Midlands

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 23 October 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.

1 129 (70.49%) .NET
2 116 (63.39%) C#
3 110 (60.11%) ASP.NET
4 93 (50.82%) HTML
5 82 (44.81%) JavaScript
6 71 (38.80%) VB.NET
7 70 (38.25%) SQL
8 64 (34.97%) CSS
9 58 (31.69%) MVC
10 50 (27.32%) Microsoft
11 44 (24.04%) WCF
12 42 (22.95%) Agile Software Development
13 40 (21.86%) MySQL
14 37 (20.22%) jQuery
15 34 (18.58%) MS Excel
16 31 (16.94%) ASP.NET MVC
17 27 (14.75%) Continuous Integration
17 27 (14.75%) Degree
18 26 (14.21%) Ajax
18 26 (14.21%) XML
19 25 (13.66%) Computer Science
20 24 (13.11%) SQL Server 2008
20 24 (13.11%) Web Services
21 22 (12.02%) Oracle
21 22 (12.02%) T-SQL
21 22 (12.02%) Scrum
21 22 (12.02%) SQL Server 2012
22 21 (11.48%) PHP
23 20 (10.93%) OOP
23 20 (10.93%) CSS3

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 (6.56%) SharePoint
2 9 (4.92%) IIS
3 6 (3.28%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.64%) JBoss
4 3 (1.64%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.09%) Apache
5 2 (1.09%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.09%) GlassFish
6 1 (0.55%) Exchange Server 5.5
6 1 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2000
6 1 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.55%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.55%) Oracle Coherence
6 1 (0.55%) nginx
6 1 (0.55%) Node.js
Applications
1 34 (18.58%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.83%) MS Office
3 1 (0.55%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (1.09%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.55%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.55%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (0.55%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.55%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (9.84%) Internet
2 13 (7.10%) Intranet
3 11 (6.01%) SAN
4 4 (2.19%) HTTPS
4 4 (2.19%) WAN
4 4 (2.19%) LAN
4 4 (2.19%) iSCSI
5 3 (1.64%) Firewall
6 2 (1.09%) DNS
6 2 (1.09%) DHCP
6 2 (1.09%) HTTP
6 2 (1.09%) VLAN
7 1 (0.55%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (0.55%) Network Security
7 1 (0.55%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.55%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.55%) VPN
7 1 (0.55%) VoIP
7 1 (0.55%) WLAN
7 1 (0.55%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (21.86%) MySQL
2 24 (13.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 22 (12.02%) SQL Server 2012
4 18 (9.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 18 (9.84%) Relational Database
5 17 (9.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 16 (8.74%) RDBMS
7 12 (6.56%) Data Warehouse
8 10 (5.46%) QlikView
9 9 (4.92%) Crystal Reports
10 7 (3.83%) Oracle Database
11 6 (3.28%) SQL Server 2005
12 5 (2.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 5 (2.73%) Star Schema
13 3 (1.64%) Data Mart
13 3 (1.64%) Oracle Database 11g
13 3 (1.64%) Informix
13 3 (1.64%) OLAP
13 3 (1.64%) Snowflake Schema
13 3 (1.64%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 18 (9.84%) NUnit
1 18 (9.84%) Rhino Mocks
1 18 (9.84%) Moq
1 18 (9.84%) MSTest
2 9 (4.92%) Visual Studio
3 4 (2.19%) PVCS
4 3 (1.64%) Subversion
4 3 (1.64%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.09%) Hudson
5 2 (1.09%) Toad
5 2 (1.09%) Eclipse
5 2 (1.09%) Maven
General
1 12 (6.56%) Retail
2 5 (2.73%) Finance
3 4 (2.19%) Law
3 4 (2.19%) Military
4 3 (1.64%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.55%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 164 (89.62%) Developer
2 95 (51.91%) .NET Developer
3 43 (23.50%) ASP.NET Developer
4 27 (14.75%) Software Developer
5 21 (11.48%) Web Developer
6 19 (10.38%) PHP Developer
7 16 (8.74%) C# Developer
7 16 (8.74%) Senior Developer
8 15 (8.20%) C# .NET Developer
9 12 (6.56%) Junior
9 12 (6.56%) Junior Developer
9 12 (6.56%) Senior .NET Developer
10 11 (6.01%) .NET Web Developer
10 11 (6.01%) Graduate
11 10 (5.46%) PHP Web Developer
11 10 (5.46%) PHP MySQL Developer
12 8 (4.37%) Analyst
12 8 (4.37%) Junior .NET Developer
12 8 (4.37%) Graduate Developer
12 8 (4.37%) Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 129 (70.49%) .NET
2 110 (60.11%) ASP.NET
3 93 (50.82%) HTML
4 64 (34.97%) CSS
5 44 (24.04%) WCF
6 37 (20.22%) jQuery
7 31 (16.94%) ASP.NET MVC
8 26 (14.21%) Ajax
8 26 (14.21%) XML
9 24 (13.11%) Web Services
10 20 (10.93%) CSS3
10 20 (10.93%) HTML5
11 18 (9.84%) Spring.NET
11 18 (9.84%) Castle Windsor
11 18 (9.84%) Ninject
11 18 (9.84%) Unity DI Container
12 8 (4.37%) RESTful
13 6 (3.28%) .NET Framework
14 5 (2.73%) WPF
14 5 (2.73%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 25 (13.66%) Computer Science
2 18 (9.84%) Inversion of Control
3 16 (8.74%) W3C
4 7 (3.83%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (3.83%) GIS
5 3 (1.64%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.09%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.55%) Clustering
7 1 (0.55%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.55%) Replication
7 1 (0.55%) Open Source
7 1 (0.55%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 17 (9.29%) Windows
2 5 (2.73%) Linux
3 3 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (1.64%) UNIX
4 2 (1.09%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.55%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (0.55%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.55%) Solaris
5 1 (0.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (31.69%) MVC
2 42 (22.95%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (14.75%) Continuous Integration
4 22 (12.02%) Scrum
5 20 (10.93%) OOP
6 19 (10.38%) Web Development
7 18 (9.84%) TDD
7 18 (9.84%) Kanban
7 18 (9.84%) OO
7 18 (9.84%) Dependency Injection
7 18 (9.84%) Web Application Development
8 16 (8.74%) Software Engineering
9 12 (6.56%) Software Testing
9 12 (6.56%) Web Accessibility
9 12 (6.56%) Responsive Web Design
10 10 (5.46%) E-Commerce
11 9 (4.92%) Logistics
12 8 (4.37%) Unit Testing
13 7 (3.83%) Data Transformation
13 7 (3.83%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 116 (63.39%) C#
2 82 (44.81%) JavaScript
3 71 (38.80%) VB.NET
4 70 (38.25%) SQL
5 22 (12.02%) T-SQL
6 21 (11.48%) PHP
7 18 (9.84%) VB
8 16 (8.74%) PHP5
9 12 (6.56%) Java
10 9 (4.92%) C++
11 4 (2.19%) C
12 3 (1.64%) Python
12 3 (1.64%) VBA
13 1 (0.55%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.55%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (14.75%) Degree
2 2 (1.09%) HND
3 1 (0.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (0.55%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (0.55%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.55%) CCEE
3 1 (0.55%) CCAA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.28%) QA
System Software
1 5 (2.73%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (2.73%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.64%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.55%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.55%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.55%) Postfix
3 1 (0.55%) vSphere
3 1 (0.55%) XenApp
3 1 (0.55%) XenServer
3 1 (0.55%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (0.55%) SCOM
1 1 (0.55%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 50 (27.32%) Microsoft
2 22 (12.02%) Oracle
3 6 (3.28%) VMware
4 5 (2.73%) Citrix
5 4 (2.19%) Cisco
6 3 (1.64%) Cognos
7 2 (1.09%) HP
7 2 (1.09%) Business Objects
8 1 (0.55%) Mitel
8 1 (0.55%) Symantec
8 1 (0.55%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.55%) Dell
8 1 (0.55%) Hyperion
8 1 (0.55%) Sage
8 1 (0.55%) Juniper
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