Period
to 21 November 2017

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 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Lancashire > Blackpool
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 11 2
Rank change year-on-year +7 -9 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 10 19 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Blackpool 30.30% 20.43% 33.67%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 76.92% 76.00% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9 21 26
Blackpool median annual salary £35,000 £38,500 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +11.59% -13.75%
10th Percentile £26,200 £32,500 £26,875
90th Percentile £38,500 £41,000 £45,000
Lancashire median annual salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -2.78% +2.86% -

SQL Server 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 Blackpool with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Blackpool
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 13 25 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Blackpool 39.39% 26.88% 44.90%
Number of salaries quoted 12 24 34
Blackpool median annual salary £35,000 £38,875 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.97% +19.62% -18.75%
10th Percentile £26,288 £32,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £53,750 £110,320 £45,000
Lancashire median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% -

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Blackpool

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

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

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Blackpool

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server in Blackpool over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Blackpool

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 9 (90.00%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (70.00%) .NET
2 7 (70.00%) C#
2 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET
2 7 (70.00%) MVC
2 7 (70.00%) TDD
2 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 7 (70.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 6 (60.00%) Web Application Development
3 6 (60.00%) BDD
3 6 (60.00%) NoSQL
3 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 6 (60.00%) WCF
3 6 (60.00%) Node.js
3 6 (60.00%) Ruby
3 6 (60.00%) Git (software)
3 6 (60.00%) RESTful
3 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (40.00%) SQL
5 3 (30.00%) T-SQL
5 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
7 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
7 1 (10.00%) Clustering
7 1 (10.00%) HTML
7 1 (10.00%) JavaScript

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 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Azure Machine Learning
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics 365
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 6 (60.00%) NoSQL
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (10.00%) Hadoop
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (10.00%) Power BI
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (10.00%) ZAP BI
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (70.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (20.00%) SQL BI Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Database Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Junior Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Junior Developer
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Database Developer
5 1 (10.00%) SQL DBA
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server BI Developer
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Data Warehouse Developer
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) .NET
1 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET
1 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 6 (60.00%) Node.js
2 6 (60.00%) RESTful
2 6 (60.00%) WCF
3 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (10.00%) CSS
3 1 (10.00%) CSS3
3 1 (10.00%) Entity Framework
3 1 (10.00%) HTML
3 1 (10.00%) HTML5
3 1 (10.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Clustering
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (70.00%) MVC
2 7 (70.00%) TDD
3 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (60.00%) BDD
3 6 (60.00%) Web Application Development
4 1 (10.00%) Data Transformation
4 1 (10.00%) ETL
4 1 (10.00%) Machine Learning
4 1 (10.00%) OO
4 1 (10.00%) OOD
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) C#
2 6 (60.00%) Ruby
3 4 (40.00%) SQL
4 3 (30.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (10.00%) JavaScript