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

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 3 3 4
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 93 63 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 35.36% 27.75% 34.22%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 69.40% 69.23% 75.49%
Number of salaries quoted 86 56 73
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £29,500
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
134 91 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 50.95% 40.09% 45.33%
Number of salaries quoted 115 83 98
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,250 £45,000 £44,850
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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
Worcester +1 36 £47,500 +26.66% 3
Redditch +2 28 £31,000 -14.48% 2
Bromsgrove -4 14 £40,000 +6.66% 4
Droitwich 0 6 £38,750 +10.71%
Kidderminster +1 1 £35,000 -14.63%
Evesham - 1 £45,000 -
SQL Server
West Midlands

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 115 (75.66%) .NET
2 104 (68.42%) C#
3 96 (63.16%) ASP.NET
4 78 (51.32%) HTML
5 63 (41.45%) JavaScript
6 53 (34.87%) SQL
6 53 (34.87%) VB.NET
7 52 (34.21%) MVC
8 48 (31.58%) CSS
9 45 (29.61%) Microsoft
10 38 (25.00%) WCF
11 36 (23.68%) ASP.NET MVC
12 34 (22.37%) XML
13 33 (21.71%) jQuery
14 25 (16.45%) Web Services
14 25 (16.45%) Oracle
15 24 (15.79%) Scrum
16 23 (15.13%) Ajax
17 22 (14.47%) Degree
17 22 (14.47%) SQL Server 2012
18 21 (13.82%) SQL Server 2008
18 21 (13.82%) MS Excel
19 20 (13.16%) Continuous Integration
20 19 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 18 (11.84%) TDD
21 18 (11.84%) Web Application Development
22 17 (11.18%) Web Development
22 17 (11.18%) MySQL
22 17 (11.18%) T-SQL
23 16 (10.53%) OO

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (7.89%) SharePoint
2 8 (5.26%) IIS
3 3 (1.97%) WebLogic
3 3 (1.97%) MS Exchange
3 3 (1.97%) Node.js
4 2 (1.32%) GlassFish
5 1 (0.66%) Apache
5 1 (0.66%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.66%) Exchange Server 5.5
5 1 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2000
5 1 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.66%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.66%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 21 (13.82%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.97%) MS Office
3 1 (0.66%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 6 (3.95%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (1.32%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.66%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.66%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.66%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.32%) SaaS
2 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.66%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.58%) Internet
2 8 (5.26%) SAN
3 6 (3.95%) Intranet
4 4 (2.63%) HTTPS
5 3 (1.97%) Firewall
6 2 (1.32%) VLAN
6 2 (1.32%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.66%) VPN
7 1 (0.66%) DNS
7 1 (0.66%) LAN
7 1 (0.66%) VoIP
7 1 (0.66%) WLAN
7 1 (0.66%) WAN
7 1 (0.66%) SMTP
7 1 (0.66%) DHCP
7 1 (0.66%) HTTP
7 1 (0.66%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (0.66%) Network Security
7 1 (0.66%) iSCSI
7 1 (0.66%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (14.47%) SQL Server 2012
2 21 (13.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 17 (11.18%) MySQL
5 14 (9.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 14 (9.21%) Relational Database
6 12 (7.89%) RDBMS
7 10 (6.58%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (6.58%) Oracle Database
8 9 (5.92%) Crystal Reports
9 8 (5.26%) QlikView
10 7 (4.61%) SQL Server 2005
11 4 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 3 (1.97%) NoSQL
12 3 (1.97%) Data Mart
12 3 (1.97%) Informix
12 3 (1.97%) OLAP
12 3 (1.97%) Snowflake Schema
12 3 (1.97%) Star Schema
13 1 (0.66%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 15 (9.87%) MSTest
1 15 (9.87%) Rhino Mocks
1 15 (9.87%) Moq
1 15 (9.87%) NUnit
2 13 (8.55%) Visual Studio
3 4 (2.63%) PVCS
4 3 (1.97%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.32%) Subversion
5 2 (1.32%) Maven
5 2 (1.32%) Eclipse
5 2 (1.32%) Toad
5 2 (1.32%) Hudson
5 2 (1.32%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (5.92%) Law
1 9 (5.92%) Military
2 5 (3.29%) Retail
2 5 (3.29%) Manufacturing
3 3 (1.97%) Finance
4 1 (0.66%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 133 (87.50%) Developer
2 83 (54.61%) .NET Developer
3 39 (25.66%) ASP.NET Developer
4 21 (13.82%) Software Developer
5 19 (12.50%) Senior Developer
6 17 (11.18%) Analyst
7 16 (10.53%) C# Developer
8 15 (9.87%) C# .NET Developer
9 11 (7.24%) Senior .NET Developer
10 10 (6.58%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 9 (5.92%) .NET Software Developer
11 9 (5.92%) Graduate
11 9 (5.92%) Web Developer
11 9 (5.92%) Programmer
12 8 (5.26%) .NET Programmer
12 8 (5.26%) C# Software Developer
13 7 (4.61%) Software Programmer
13 7 (4.61%) C# Programmer
13 7 (4.61%) Systems Analyst
14 6 (3.95%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 115 (75.66%) .NET
2 96 (63.16%) ASP.NET
3 78 (51.32%) HTML
4 48 (31.58%) CSS
5 38 (25.00%) WCF
6 36 (23.68%) ASP.NET MVC
7 34 (22.37%) XML
8 33 (21.71%) jQuery
9 25 (16.45%) Web Services
10 23 (15.13%) Ajax
11 15 (9.87%) Spring.NET
11 15 (9.87%) Castle Windsor
11 15 (9.87%) Ninject
11 15 (9.87%) Unity DI Container
12 11 (7.24%) .NET Framework
12 11 (7.24%) WinForms
13 10 (6.58%) WPF
14 9 (5.92%) XSLT
15 8 (5.26%) CSS3
15 8 (5.26%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.53%) Computer Science
2 15 (9.87%) Inversion of Control
3 3 (1.97%) Social Media
3 3 (1.97%) W3C
3 3 (1.97%) GIS
3 3 (1.97%) BBC
4 2 (1.32%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.66%) Replication
5 1 (0.66%) Clustering
5 1 (0.66%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.66%) Open Source
5 1 (0.66%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 15 (9.87%) Windows
2 4 (2.63%) Linux
3 3 (1.97%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (1.97%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (1.97%) UNIX
4 1 (0.66%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (0.66%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.66%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.66%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.66%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (34.21%) MVC
2 24 (15.79%) Scrum
3 20 (13.16%) Continuous Integration
4 18 (11.84%) Web Application Development
4 18 (11.84%) TDD
5 17 (11.18%) Web Development
6 16 (10.53%) OO
7 15 (9.87%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (9.87%) Dependency Injection
7 15 (9.87%) Kanban
8 11 (7.24%) Software Engineering
9 10 (6.58%) User Acceptance Testing
10 9 (5.92%) OOP
10 9 (5.92%) Digital Forensics
11 8 (5.26%) Software Testing
11 8 (5.26%) Unit Testing
11 8 (5.26%) Data Analysis
12 7 (4.61%) Data Transformation
13 6 (3.95%) Business Analysis
13 6 (3.95%) BPEL
Programming Languages
1 104 (68.42%) C#
2 63 (41.45%) JavaScript
3 53 (34.87%) VB.NET
3 53 (34.87%) SQL
4 17 (11.18%) T-SQL
5 13 (8.55%) VB
6 12 (7.89%) C++
7 10 (6.58%) Java
8 9 (5.92%) C
9 8 (5.26%) PHP
10 5 (3.29%) VBA
11 3 (1.97%) Python
11 3 (1.97%) Ruby
11 3 (1.97%) PHP5
12 1 (0.66%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.66%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (14.47%) Degree
2 3 (1.97%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.32%) MCSD
3 2 (1.32%) HND
4 1 (0.66%) MCSE
4 1 (0.66%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (0.66%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (0.66%) CCEE
4 1 (0.66%) CCAA
4 1 (0.66%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.95%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.97%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.66%) Postfix
3 1 (0.66%) XenApp
3 1 (0.66%) XenServer
3 1 (0.66%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.66%) vSphere
3 1 (0.66%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.66%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (0.66%) Backup Exec
1 1 (0.66%) SCOM
Vendors
1 45 (29.61%) Microsoft
2 25 (16.45%) Oracle
3 5 (3.29%) Citrix
4 4 (2.63%) Cisco
5 3 (1.97%) Yahoo!
5 3 (1.97%) Google
5 3 (1.97%) Facebook
5 3 (1.97%) Sony
5 3 (1.97%) VMware
5 3 (1.97%) JBoss
5 3 (1.97%) Cognos
5 3 (1.97%) Apple
6 2 (1.32%) HP
7 1 (0.66%) Dell
7 1 (0.66%) Sage
7 1 (0.66%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.66%) Symantec
7 1 (0.66%) Mitel
7 1 (0.66%) Juniper
7 1 (0.66%) Hyperion
Bromsgrove, Worcestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Robert Walters
Salary: £38000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bromsgrove, Worcestershire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hereford and Worcester
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £45000 to £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bromsgrove, Worcestershire
QUANTICA
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 4 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + benefits + car
Posted: 6 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bromsgrove, Worcestershire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Worcestershire
Jumar Solutions
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 21 days ago