Period
to 22 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for SQL Server 2016 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQL Server 2016 over the 6 months to 22 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2016
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 156 194 188
Rank change year-on-year +38 -6 -
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2016 27 13 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.73% 0.31% 0.12%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.03% 1.35% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 27 9 2
Birmingham median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £39,304
Median salary % change year-on-year - +33.57% -
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £46,250 £39,304
% change year-on-year -13.51% +17.67% -

SQL Server 2016 is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 890 961 1,031
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 24.22% 23.12% 25.32%
Number of salaries quoted 758 845 919
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £63,750 £57,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%

SQL Server 2016
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing SQL Server 2016 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2016 in Birmingham

SQL Server 2016
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2016 in Birmingham.

Salary trend for SQL Server 2016 in Birmingham

SQL Server 2016
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2016 in Birmingham over the 6 months to 22 February 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL Server 2016 in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 February 2018, IT jobs citing SQL Server 2016 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for SQL Server 2016.

1 27 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (55.56%) Greenfield Project
3 14 (51.85%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 14 (51.85%) ASP.NET
3 14 (51.85%) CSS
3 14 (51.85%) C#
3 14 (51.85%) .NET
3 14 (51.85%) MVC
3 14 (51.85%) TDD
4 13 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (44.44%) SQL
5 12 (44.44%) HTML
5 12 (44.44%) JavaScript
5 12 (44.44%) Node.js
5 12 (44.44%) Ninject
5 12 (44.44%) CSS3
5 12 (44.44%) KnockoutJS
5 12 (44.44%) Web Application Development
5 12 (44.44%) Music Streaming
5 12 (44.44%) WCF
5 12 (44.44%) Domain-Driven Design
5 12 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
5 12 (44.44%) Dependency Injection
5 12 (44.44%) HTML5
6 9 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (29.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (25.93%) Windows
8 7 (25.93%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (25.93%) SQL Server 2014

SQL Server 2016
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (14.81%) SAS
2 1 (3.70%) IIS
2 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (7.41%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (7.41%) Azure Data Factory
3 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) Extranet
1 1 (3.70%) Firewall
1 1 (3.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 9 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (29.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (25.93%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (25.93%) SQL Server 2014
5 6 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (11.11%) MySQL
7 3 (11.11%) NoSQL
8 2 (7.41%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (7.41%) MongoDB
8 2 (7.41%) Oracle Database
8 2 (7.41%) Oracle Database 12c
8 2 (7.41%) Power BI
8 2 (7.41%) QlikView
8 2 (7.41%) Redis
8 2 (7.41%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (18.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (18.52%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (70.37%) Developer
2 12 (44.44%) .NET Developer
2 12 (44.44%) ASP.NET Developer
2 12 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 12 (44.44%) C# .NET Developer
2 12 (44.44%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 12 (44.44%) C# Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Cognos Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Administrator
4 3 (11.11%) DBA
4 3 (11.11%) SQL Developer
4 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Developer
5 2 (7.41%) .NET Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Applications Support
5 2 (7.41%) Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Software Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (51.85%) .NET
1 14 (51.85%) ASP.NET
1 14 (51.85%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 14 (51.85%) CSS
2 12 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
2 12 (44.44%) CSS3
2 12 (44.44%) HTML
2 12 (44.44%) HTML5
2 12 (44.44%) KnockoutJS
2 12 (44.44%) Ninject
2 12 (44.44%) Node.js
2 12 (44.44%) WCF
3 2 (7.41%) LINQ
4 1 (3.70%) COM
4 1 (3.70%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (3.70%) Hibernate
4 1 (3.70%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 15 (55.56%) Greenfield Project
2 12 (44.44%) Music Streaming
3 2 (7.41%) Clustering
4 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.93%) Windows
2 6 (22.22%) Windows Server
3 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (51.85%) MVC
1 14 (51.85%) TDD
2 13 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (44.44%) Dependency Injection
3 12 (44.44%) Domain-Driven Design
3 12 (44.44%) Web Application Development
4 6 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (14.81%) Business Continuity
5 4 (14.81%) Incident Management
5 4 (14.81%) Statistics
5 4 (14.81%) Validation
6 2 (7.41%) CRUD
6 2 (7.41%) ETL
6 2 (7.41%) Kimball Methodology
6 2 (7.41%) Scenario Testing
6 2 (7.41%) Visualisation
7 1 (3.70%) Data Management
7 1 (3.70%) E-Commerce
7 1 (3.70%) ITIL
7 1 (3.70%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 14 (51.85%) C#
2 12 (44.44%) JavaScript
2 12 (44.44%) SQL
3 4 (14.81%) T-SQL
4 2 (7.41%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.70%) PL/SQL
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) Cognos
2 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.41%) Oracle
3 2 (7.41%) Tableau
4 1 (3.70%) Cisco
4 1 (3.70%) Fortinet
4 1 (3.70%) VMware