The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Blackpool with a requirement for SQL Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Lancashire / Blackpool
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 11 5
Rank change year-on-year +10 -6  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 5 3 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Blackpool 35.71% 9.68% 25.37%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 100.00% 75.00% 85.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 16
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL Server is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Blackpool with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Blackpool
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 5 4 20
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Blackpool 35.71% 12.90% 29.85%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 17
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Blackpool

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Blackpool citing SQL Server as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in Blackpool

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Blackpool

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

Salary trend for SQL Server in Blackpool

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT jobs citing SQL Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Blackpool region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 15 (88.24%) SQL
2 12 (70.59%) C#
2 12 (70.59%) .NET
2 12 (70.59%) MVC
3 10 (58.82%) HTML
3 10 (58.82%) JavaScript
3 10 (58.82%) HTML5
4 9 (52.94%) ASP.NET MVC
4 9 (52.94%) ASP.NET
4 9 (52.94%) TDD
5 8 (47.06%) CSS
5 8 (47.06%) jQuery
6 7 (41.18%) .NET Framework
6 7 (41.18%) Software Engineering
6 7 (41.18%) Entity Framework
6 7 (41.18%) CSS3
6 7 (41.18%) AngularJS
6 7 (41.18%) OO
6 7 (41.18%) OOD
6 7 (41.18%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (35.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (35.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (29.41%) T-SQL
8 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2014
9 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET Web API
10 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (17.65%) Internet
10 3 (17.65%) Finance
10 3 (17.65%) Legal

SQL Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Blackpool 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:

Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (11.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 6 (35.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2016
3 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (11.76%) NoSQL
4 2 (11.76%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
1 3 (17.65%) Legal
2 2 (11.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (82.35%) Developer
2 12 (70.59%) .NET Developer
3 7 (41.18%) ASP.NET Developer
3 7 (41.18%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 7 (41.18%) C# .NET Developer
3 7 (41.18%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 7 (41.18%) C# Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (11.76%) CRM Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Information Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) SQL BI Developer
4 2 (11.76%) SQL Developer
4 2 (11.76%) SQL Server BI Developer
4 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Data Warehouse Developer
4 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Developer
5 1 (5.88%) DBA
5 1 (5.88%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (70.59%) .NET
2 10 (58.82%) HTML
2 10 (58.82%) HTML5
3 9 (52.94%) ASP.NET
3 9 (52.94%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (47.06%) CSS
4 8 (47.06%) jQuery
5 7 (41.18%) .NET Framework
5 7 (41.18%) AngularJS
5 7 (41.18%) CSS3
5 7 (41.18%) Entity Framework
6 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 2 (11.76%) Node.js
7 2 (11.76%) RESTful
7 2 (11.76%) WCF
8 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Clustering
2 1 (5.88%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) MVC
2 9 (52.94%) TDD
3 7 (41.18%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (41.18%) OO
3 7 (41.18%) OOD
3 7 (41.18%) Software Engineering
4 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.76%) BDD
4 2 (11.76%) CRM
4 2 (11.76%) Web Application Development
5 1 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 15 (88.24%) SQL
2 12 (70.59%) C#
3 10 (58.82%) JavaScript
4 5 (29.41%) T-SQL
5 2 (11.76%) Ruby
Blackpool, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
D4 Digital Recruitment
Salary: Salary dependant on experience
Posted: 2 days ago