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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 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 106 55 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 42.91% 22.45% 42.03%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 78.52% 57.89% 81.31%
Number of salaries quoted 103 52 86
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 £26,200 £25,000 £27,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £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
135 95 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 54.66% 38.78% 51.69%
Number of salaries quoted 120 91 106
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
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 2 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 2 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 +9 39 £31,500 -21.25% 3
Worcester +2 30 £40,000 +6.66% 4
Bromsgrove +1 21 £40,000 +6.66% 4
Droitwich - 6 £40,000 - 1
SQL Server
West Midlands

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 2 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.

1 132 (72.53%) .NET
2 118 (64.84%) C#
3 113 (62.09%) ASP.NET
4 97 (53.30%) HTML
5 84 (46.15%) JavaScript
6 71 (39.01%) SQL
7 69 (37.91%) VB.NET
8 65 (35.71%) CSS
9 59 (32.42%) MVC
10 49 (26.92%) Microsoft
11 47 (25.82%) Agile Software Development
12 40 (21.98%) WCF
13 37 (20.33%) jQuery
14 36 (19.78%) ASP.NET MVC
15 32 (17.58%) XML
16 31 (17.03%) MySQL
16 31 (17.03%) MS Excel
17 27 (14.84%) Continuous Integration
17 27 (14.84%) Degree
18 26 (14.29%) Ajax
19 25 (13.74%) Computer Science
19 25 (13.74%) Web Services
19 25 (13.74%) SQL Server 2008
20 23 (12.64%) Scrum
21 22 (12.09%) Oracle
21 22 (12.09%) T-SQL
21 22 (12.09%) Web Development
22 20 (10.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
23 19 (10.44%) VB
23 19 (10.44%) SQL Server 2012

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 (6.59%) SharePoint
2 8 (4.40%) IIS
3 4 (2.20%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.65%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.10%) GlassFish
6 1 (0.55%) Apache
6 1 (0.55%) Tomcat
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
Applications
1 31 (17.03%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.30%) MS Office
3 1 (0.55%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 3 (1.65%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (1.10%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.55%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.55%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.55%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.10%) SaaS
2 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.55%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (8.24%) Internet
2 10 (5.49%) Intranet
3 9 (4.95%) SAN
4 4 (2.20%) HTTPS
5 3 (1.65%) Firewall
6 2 (1.10%) VLAN
6 2 (1.10%) iSCSI
6 2 (1.10%) LAN
6 2 (1.10%) WAN
7 1 (0.55%) SMTP
7 1 (0.55%) DHCP
7 1 (0.55%) HTTP
7 1 (0.55%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.55%) VPN
7 1 (0.55%) DNS
7 1 (0.55%) VoIP
7 1 (0.55%) WLAN
7 1 (0.55%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (0.55%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (0.55%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (17.03%) MySQL
2 25 (13.74%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (10.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 19 (10.44%) SQL Server 2012
5 18 (9.89%) Relational Database
5 18 (9.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 16 (8.79%) RDBMS
7 12 (6.59%) Data Warehouse
8 11 (6.04%) Crystal Reports
9 10 (5.49%) QlikView
10 6 (3.30%) SQL Server 2005
10 6 (3.30%) Oracle Database
11 5 (2.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 5 (2.75%) Star Schema
12 3 (1.65%) Data Mart
12 3 (1.65%) Informix
12 3 (1.65%) Snowflake Schema
12 3 (1.65%) OLAP
13 2 (1.10%) Oracle Reports
13 2 (1.10%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 18 (9.89%) MSTest
1 18 (9.89%) Rhino Mocks
1 18 (9.89%) Moq
1 18 (9.89%) NUnit
2 11 (6.04%) Visual Studio
3 4 (2.20%) PVCS
4 2 (1.10%) Eclipse
4 2 (1.10%) Toad
4 2 (1.10%) Hudson
4 2 (1.10%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.10%) Subversion
4 2 (1.10%) Maven
General
1 9 (4.95%) Retail
2 5 (2.75%) Military
2 5 (2.75%) Finance
2 5 (2.75%) Law
2 5 (2.75%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.55%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 165 (90.66%) Developer
2 98 (53.85%) .NET Developer
3 44 (24.18%) ASP.NET Developer
4 24 (13.19%) Software Developer
5 18 (9.89%) Web Developer
6 17 (9.34%) Senior Developer
7 16 (8.79%) C# Developer
7 16 (8.79%) PHP Developer
8 15 (8.24%) C# .NET Developer
9 13 (7.14%) Analyst
10 12 (6.59%) Junior
10 12 (6.59%) Junior Developer
11 11 (6.04%) .NET Web Developer
11 11 (6.04%) Senior .NET Developer
11 11 (6.04%) Graduate
12 8 (4.40%) Junior .NET Developer
12 8 (4.40%) Graduate Developer
12 8 (4.40%) Database Developer
12 8 (4.40%) SQL Developer
12 8 (4.40%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 132 (72.53%) .NET
2 113 (62.09%) ASP.NET
3 97 (53.30%) HTML
4 65 (35.71%) CSS
5 40 (21.98%) WCF
6 37 (20.33%) jQuery
7 36 (19.78%) ASP.NET MVC
8 32 (17.58%) XML
9 26 (14.29%) Ajax
10 25 (13.74%) Web Services
11 18 (9.89%) Castle Windsor
11 18 (9.89%) Ninject
11 18 (9.89%) Spring.NET
11 18 (9.89%) Unity DI Container
12 16 (8.79%) CSS3
12 16 (8.79%) HTML5
13 7 (3.85%) RESTful
13 7 (3.85%) .NET Framework
13 7 (3.85%) WinForms
14 6 (3.30%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 25 (13.74%) Computer Science
2 18 (9.89%) Inversion of Control
3 13 (7.14%) W3C
4 12 (6.59%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (3.85%) GIS
6 2 (1.10%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.55%) Replication
7 1 (0.55%) Clustering
7 1 (0.55%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.55%) Open Source
7 1 (0.55%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 16 (8.79%) Windows
2 4 (2.20%) Linux
3 3 (1.65%) UNIX
3 3 (1.65%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.10%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.55%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (0.55%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.55%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.55%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (32.42%) MVC
2 47 (25.82%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (14.84%) Continuous Integration
4 23 (12.64%) Scrum
5 22 (12.09%) Web Development
6 18 (9.89%) TDD
6 18 (9.89%) Kanban
6 18 (9.89%) Dependency Injection
6 18 (9.89%) Web Application Development
7 17 (9.34%) Software Engineering
7 17 (9.34%) OOP
7 17 (9.34%) OO
8 12 (6.59%) Software Testing
9 9 (4.95%) Responsive Web Design
9 9 (4.95%) Web Accessibility
10 8 (4.40%) Unit Testing
10 8 (4.40%) Data Analysis
10 8 (4.40%) E-Commerce
11 7 (3.85%) CAD
11 7 (3.85%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 118 (64.84%) C#
2 84 (46.15%) JavaScript
3 71 (39.01%) SQL
4 69 (37.91%) VB.NET
5 22 (12.09%) T-SQL
6 19 (10.44%) VB
7 18 (9.89%) PHP
8 13 (7.14%) Java
8 13 (7.14%) PHP5
9 10 (5.49%) C++
10 5 (2.75%) C
10 5 (2.75%) VBA
11 3 (1.65%) Python
12 1 (0.55%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.55%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (14.84%) Degree
2 2 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (1.10%) MCSD
2 2 (1.10%) HND
3 1 (0.55%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (0.55%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (0.55%) CCEE
3 1 (0.55%) CCAA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.30%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.65%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (1.65%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.55%) VMware ESX
2 1 (0.55%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.55%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.55%) Postfix
2 1 (0.55%) XenApp
2 1 (0.55%) XenServer
2 1 (0.55%) XenDesktop
2 1 (0.55%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (0.55%) Backup Exec
1 1 (0.55%) SCOM
Vendors
1 49 (26.92%) Microsoft
2 22 (12.09%) Oracle
3 5 (2.75%) Citrix
4 4 (2.20%) VMware
4 4 (2.20%) Cisco
5 3 (1.65%) JBoss
5 3 (1.65%) Cognos
6 2 (1.10%) Business Objects
6 2 (1.10%) HP
7 1 (0.55%) Dell
7 1 (0.55%) Mitel
7 1 (0.55%) Juniper
7 1 (0.55%) Hyperion
7 1 (0.55%) Sage
7 1 (0.55%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.55%) Symantec
Redditch, Worcestershire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £35000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Worcester
Noir Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bromsgrove, Worcestershire
QUANTICA
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 3 days ago
Hereford and Worcester
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £45000 to £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bromsgrove, Worcestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Bromsgrove, Worcestershire
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Droitwich
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Bromsgrove
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Redditch
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Worcester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 22 days ago