The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the York region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 5 5 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 133 96 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 28.42% 27.83% 26.42%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 71.12% 64.43% 73.85%
Number of salaries quoted 122 66 123
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,700 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £39,600
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
SQL Server
North Yorkshire

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 York region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
York
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
187 149 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 39.96% 43.19% 35.78%
Number of salaries quoted 167 90 162
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,900 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in York

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in York

SQL Server
Salary Trend in York

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

SQL Server Salary Trend in York

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in York

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the York region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in York

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the York 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.

1 171 (74.03%) .NET
2 139 (60.17%) C#
3 96 (41.56%) ASP.NET
4 95 (41.13%) MVC
5 83 (35.93%) JavaScript
6 80 (34.63%) HTML
7 78 (33.77%) Agile Software Development
8 70 (30.30%) SQL
9 66 (28.57%) CSS
10 65 (28.14%) Microsoft
11 59 (25.54%) .NET Framework
12 49 (21.21%) SQL Server 2008
12 49 (21.21%) VB.NET
12 49 (21.21%) T-SQL
13 44 (19.05%) ASP.NET MVC
13 44 (19.05%) WCF
14 34 (14.72%) Windows
15 33 (14.29%) OO
16 32 (13.85%) XML
16 32 (13.85%) jQuery
16 32 (13.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 31 (13.42%) SQL Server 2005
17 31 (13.42%) SQL Server 2012
18 30 (12.99%) Team Foundation Server
19 29 (12.55%) Web Services
20 27 (11.69%) TDD
21 25 (10.82%) Visual Studio
22 21 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
22 21 (9.09%) HP
23 20 (8.66%) SOAP

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the York 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 15 (6.49%) SharePoint
2 12 (5.19%) BizTalk Server
3 8 (3.46%) MS Exchange
3 8 (3.46%) Node.js
3 8 (3.46%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (2.60%) Lync
5 5 (2.16%) IIS
5 5 (2.16%) CMS
6 3 (1.30%) WordPress
7 2 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (0.87%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (0.87%) Apache
7 2 (0.87%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.43%) ColdFusion
8 1 (0.43%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.43%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 15 (6.49%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.87%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.43%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
1 11 (4.76%) SaaS
2 2 (0.87%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (8.23%) Internet
2 9 (3.90%) SAN
3 7 (3.03%) Firewall
4 6 (2.60%) DNS
5 4 (1.73%) DHCP
5 4 (1.73%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.43%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (21.21%) SQL Server 2008
2 32 (13.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 31 (13.42%) SQL Server 2005
3 31 (13.42%) SQL Server 2012
4 21 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 20 (8.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 14 (6.06%) MySQL
7 9 (3.90%) Relational Database
7 9 (3.90%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (3.46%) OLAP
8 8 (3.46%) NoSQL
9 7 (3.03%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 6 (2.60%) SQL Server 2000
10 6 (2.60%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.87%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (0.87%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.87%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (0.87%) Big Data
12 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database 12c
12 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 30 (12.99%) Team Foundation Server
2 25 (10.82%) Visual Studio
3 17 (7.36%) Selenium
3 17 (7.36%) FitNesse
3 17 (7.36%) QuickTest Pro
3 17 (7.36%) Cucumber
3 17 (7.36%) SpecFlow
4 10 (4.33%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.87%) NUnit
5 2 (0.87%) TeamCity
5 2 (0.87%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.43%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 16 (6.93%) Finance
2 7 (3.03%) Games
2 7 (3.03%) Retail
3 6 (2.60%) Billing
4 4 (1.73%) Legal
5 3 (1.30%) Marketing
6 1 (0.43%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.43%) Banking
Job Titles
1 159 (68.83%) Developer
2 94 (40.69%) .NET Developer
3 30 (12.99%) VB.NET Developer
4 24 (10.39%) Analyst
5 23 (9.96%) SQL Developer
6 17 (7.36%) Test Analyst
7 16 (6.93%) C# .NET Developer
7 16 (6.93%) Senior Developer
7 16 (6.93%) C# Developer
8 14 (6.06%) Web Developer
9 13 (5.63%) Software Developer
10 12 (5.19%) ASP.NET Developer
11 9 (3.90%) Architect
11 9 (3.90%) Technical Architect
11 9 (3.90%) SQL Server Developer
12 8 (3.46%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 7 (3.03%) Software Engineer
13 7 (3.03%) DBA
14 6 (2.60%) Senior Software Developer
14 6 (2.60%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 171 (74.03%) .NET
2 96 (41.56%) ASP.NET
3 80 (34.63%) HTML
4 66 (28.57%) CSS
5 59 (25.54%) .NET Framework
6 44 (19.05%) ASP.NET MVC
6 44 (19.05%) WCF
7 32 (13.85%) XML
7 32 (13.85%) jQuery
8 29 (12.55%) Web Services
9 20 (8.66%) SOAP
10 19 (8.23%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 19 (8.23%) WinForms
11 17 (7.36%) WSDL
11 17 (7.36%) XSD
12 16 (6.93%) HTML5
13 12 (5.19%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 9 (3.90%) Spring.NET
15 8 (3.46%) RESTful
15 8 (3.46%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 17 (7.36%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (4.76%) Digital Media
2 11 (4.76%) Client/Server
3 8 (3.46%) Blackberry
3 8 (3.46%) Management Information System
3 8 (3.46%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (2.60%) iPhone
5 4 (1.73%) Clustering
5 4 (1.73%) N-Tier
5 4 (1.73%) Data Structures
6 3 (1.30%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.30%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.43%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 34 (14.72%) Windows
2 9 (3.90%) Android
3 6 (2.60%) Windows 7
3 6 (2.60%) Windows Phone 8
3 6 (2.60%) Windows Phone
4 5 (2.16%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (2.16%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (1.30%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (1.30%) UNIX
6 2 (0.87%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.43%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (41.13%) MVC
2 78 (33.77%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (14.29%) OO
4 27 (11.69%) TDD
5 20 (8.66%) Web Application Development
6 18 (7.79%) ITIL
6 18 (7.79%) E-Commerce
6 18 (7.79%) Business Intelligence
6 18 (7.79%) Software Testing
7 17 (7.36%) Software Engineering
7 17 (7.36%) Test Management
7 17 (7.36%) Test Planning
8 16 (6.93%) Scrum
9 15 (6.49%) Unit Testing
9 15 (6.49%) BDD
10 12 (5.19%) OOD
11 11 (4.76%) ETL
12 10 (4.33%) Mentoring
13 9 (3.90%) B2B
13 9 (3.90%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 139 (60.17%) C#
2 83 (35.93%) JavaScript
3 70 (30.30%) SQL
4 49 (21.21%) VB.NET
4 49 (21.21%) T-SQL
5 15 (6.49%) VB
5 15 (6.49%) Java
6 8 (3.46%) Ruby
7 6 (2.60%) PHP
8 5 (2.16%) VB6
9 2 (0.87%) PowerShell
9 2 (0.87%) XAML
9 2 (0.87%) PL/SQL
9 2 (0.87%) Perl
9 2 (0.87%) C++
10 1 (0.43%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.43%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 17 (7.36%) ISEB
2 13 (5.63%) Degree
3 6 (2.60%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (2.60%) MCAD
4 4 (1.73%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.43%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (7.36%) QA
2 2 (0.87%) SLA
3 1 (0.43%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (3.90%) Active Directory
2 7 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.16%) Hyper-V
4 4 (1.73%) UAG
5 3 (1.30%) XenApp
6 2 (0.87%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (0.87%) Shibboleth
6 2 (0.87%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.43%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 17 (7.36%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (1.73%) WSUS
2 4 (1.73%) SCCM
2 4 (1.73%) HP Data Protector
3 2 (0.87%) SCOM
3 2 (0.87%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 65 (28.14%) Microsoft
2 21 (9.09%) HP
3 20 (8.66%) Oracle
4 10 (4.33%) VMware
5 5 (2.16%) Citrix
6 4 (1.73%) Dell
7 2 (0.87%) Telerik
7 2 (0.87%) Logi Analytics
7 2 (0.87%) Zend
7 2 (0.87%) Intel
7 2 (0.87%) Adobe
8 1 (0.43%) Business Objects
8 1 (0.43%) NetApp
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