The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in County Antrim 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 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Northern Ireland / County Antrim
Rank 14 3 7
Rank change year-on-year -11 +4  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 29 36 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 12.03% 30.51% 16.18%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 36.25% 67.92% 55.00%
Number of salaries quoted 25 17 11
Median salary £38,500 £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.66% -1.31%  
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 County Antrim with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
County Antrim
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 80 53 20
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in County Antrim 33.20% 44.92% 29.41%
Number of salaries quoted 65 30 18
Median salary £38,000 £37,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.33% +25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,900 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in County Antrim

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in County Antrim 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 County Antrim

SQL Server
Salary Trend in County Antrim

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

Salary trend for SQL Server in County Antrim

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in County Antrim

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server in County Antrim over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in County Antrim

SQL Server
Job Locations in County Antrim

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Belfast -10 24 £40,500 +8.00% 7
SQL Server
Northern Ireland

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 County Antrim region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 32 (65.31%) .NET
2 31 (63.27%) C#
3 29 (59.18%) SQL
4 23 (46.94%) Microsoft
5 17 (34.69%) ASP.NET
5 17 (34.69%) WPF
6 16 (32.65%) Silverlight
7 14 (28.57%) Oracle
7 14 (28.57%) Windows
8 13 (26.53%) Web Services
8 13 (26.53%) Java
8 13 (26.53%) JavaScript
9 12 (24.49%) AngularJS
9 12 (24.49%) Relational Database
10 11 (22.45%) MVC
10 11 (22.45%) PL/SQL
10 11 (22.45%) Data Protection
10 11 (22.45%) .NET Framework
11 10 (20.41%) WebSphere
11 10 (20.41%) WinForms
11 10 (20.41%) Degree
11 10 (20.41%) HTML
11 10 (20.41%) J2EE
11 10 (20.41%) JMS
12 9 (18.37%) CSS
12 9 (18.37%) IBM
12 9 (18.37%) SQL Server 2008
13 8 (16.33%) Smart Energy
13 8 (16.33%) Asset Management
13 8 (16.33%) EAM

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim 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 10 (20.41%) WebSphere
2 6 (12.24%) JBoss
2 6 (12.24%) Tomcat
3 5 (10.20%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (10.20%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (10.20%) MS Exchange
4 4 (8.16%) NetWeaver
4 4 (8.16%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (4.08%) IIS
6 1 (2.04%) Kentico
6 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (16.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.20%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (24.49%) Relational Database
2 9 (18.37%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (12.24%) RDBMS
4 5 (10.20%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (8.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (4.08%) SSDT
7 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database
7 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 4 (8.16%) PVCS
2 3 (6.12%) Visual Studio
3 2 (4.08%) CruiseControl
3 2 (4.08%) MSBuild
3 2 (4.08%) NUnit
3 2 (4.08%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (4.08%) Banking
1 2 (4.08%) Finance
2 1 (2.04%) Games
2 1 (2.04%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 40 (81.63%) Developer
2 20 (40.82%) .NET Developer
3 13 (26.53%) Software Developer
4 10 (20.41%) Java Developer
5 9 (18.37%) .NET Software Developer
6 7 (14.29%) Senior Developer
7 6 (12.24%) Applications Developer
7 6 (12.24%) C# Developer
7 6 (12.24%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 6 (12.24%) Mobile Developer
7 6 (12.24%) Senior Java Developer
7 6 (12.24%) Xamarin Developer
8 4 (8.16%) ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (8.16%) Support Engineer
9 3 (6.12%) C# Software Developer
9 3 (6.12%) Lead C# Developer
9 3 (6.12%) Lead Developer
9 3 (6.12%) Software Team Leader
9 3 (6.12%) SQL Developer
9 3 (6.12%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (65.31%) .NET
2 17 (34.69%) ASP.NET
2 17 (34.69%) WPF
3 16 (32.65%) Silverlight
4 13 (26.53%) Web Services
5 12 (24.49%) AngularJS
6 11 (22.45%) .NET Framework
7 10 (20.41%) HTML
7 10 (20.41%) J2EE
7 10 (20.41%) JMS
7 10 (20.41%) WinForms
8 9 (18.37%) CSS
9 7 (14.29%) WCF
10 6 (12.24%) Ajax
10 6 (12.24%) ASP.NET MVC
10 6 (12.24%) Entity Framework
10 6 (12.24%) Java EE
10 6 (12.24%) jQuery
10 6 (12.24%) Sass
10 6 (12.24%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.33%) Smart Energy
2 6 (12.24%) Computer Science
2 6 (12.24%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (12.24%) Mobile App
3 5 (10.20%) Replication
4 2 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.04%) Digital Media
5 1 (2.04%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 14 (28.57%) Windows
2 6 (12.24%) Android
2 6 (12.24%) Apple iOS
3 5 (10.20%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (10.20%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (22.45%) Data Protection
1 11 (22.45%) MVC
2 8 (16.33%) Asset Management
2 8 (16.33%) EAM
3 7 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 6 (12.24%) Android Development
4 6 (12.24%) iOS Development
4 6 (12.24%) Mobile Development
4 6 (12.24%) MVVM
4 6 (12.24%) Process Management
5 4 (8.16%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (8.16%) Configuration Management
5 4 (8.16%) Mentoring
5 4 (8.16%) SDLC
6 2 (4.08%) Automated Testing
6 2 (4.08%) Data Cleansing
6 2 (4.08%) Data Management
6 2 (4.08%) Migration
6 2 (4.08%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 31 (63.27%) C#
2 29 (59.18%) SQL
3 13 (26.53%) Java
3 13 (26.53%) JavaScript
4 11 (22.45%) PL/SQL
5 7 (14.29%) T-SQL
6 6 (12.24%) Scala
7 2 (4.08%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.04%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (20.41%) Degree
2 5 (10.20%) MCSA
2 5 (10.20%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.08%) HNC
3 2 (4.08%) HND
4 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.20%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (10.20%) Hyper-V
1 5 (10.20%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (10.20%) XenApp
1 5 (10.20%) XenDesktop
1 5 (10.20%) XenServer
Vendors
1 23 (46.94%) Microsoft
2 14 (28.57%) Oracle
3 9 (18.37%) IBM
4 6 (12.24%) Xamarin
5 5 (10.20%) Cisco
5 5 (10.20%) Citrix
5 5 (10.20%) Forcepoint
5 5 (10.20%) Sophos
5 5 (10.20%) Veeam
5 5 (10.20%) VMware
6 4 (8.16%) SAP
7 1 (2.04%) Adobe
7 1 (2.04%) Apple
7 1 (2.04%) HP
Belfast
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Salary: £32000.00 - £36000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Salary: £23000.00 - £37000.00 per annum
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