The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Coventry 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 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
West Midlands / Coventry
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 10 8
Rank change year-on-year +3 -2  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 131 102 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 17.28% 14.39% 16.73%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 61.21% 65.81% 61.36%
Number of salaries quoted 122 79 121
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.89%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £61,250 £51,250
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 Coventry with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Coventry
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 214 155 220
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 28.23% 21.86% 27.26%
Number of salaries quoted 334 242 395
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £53,750 £61,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in Coventry

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Salary trend for SQL Server in Coventry

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Coventry

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server in Coventry over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Coventry

For the 6 months to 29 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 Coventry region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 150 (65.79%) .NET
2 145 (63.60%) C#
3 120 (52.63%) ASP.NET
4 117 (51.32%) MVC
5 88 (38.60%) ASP.NET MVC
6 83 (36.40%) SQL
7 82 (35.96%) ASP.NET Web API
8 80 (35.09%) Microsoft
9 79 (34.65%) Agile Software Development
9 79 (34.65%) AngularJS
10 75 (32.89%) JavaScript
11 73 (32.02%) HTML
11 73 (32.02%) CSS
12 56 (24.56%) jQuery
13 52 (22.81%) TDD
14 51 (22.37%) .NET Framework
15 45 (19.74%) SQL Server 2014
16 43 (18.86%) Web Application Development
16 43 (18.86%) BDD
16 43 (18.86%) RESTful
17 42 (18.42%) Entity Framework
18 41 (17.98%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 41 (17.98%) KnockoutJS
19 39 (17.11%) Team Foundation Server
20 37 (16.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
21 36 (15.79%) Web Development
21 36 (15.79%) T-SQL
22 33 (14.47%) WCF
23 32 (14.04%) LINQ
23 32 (14.04%) ASP.NET Web Forms

SQL Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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 29 (12.72%) IIS
2 16 (7.02%) SharePoint
3 11 (4.82%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (1.32%) CMS
4 3 (1.32%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (1.32%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.32%) SAS
5 2 (0.88%) EPiServer
5 2 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (0.88%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (0.88%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (0.88%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.44%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.44%) Apache
6 1 (0.44%) JBoss
6 1 (0.44%) Jetty
6 1 (0.44%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (0.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.44%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 3 (1.32%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (1.32%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.88%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.44%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.44%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 21 (9.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (3.95%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (3.95%) Office 365
3 6 (2.63%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (0.88%) OneDrive
5 1 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.44%) IaaS
5 1 (0.44%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (8.77%) Internet
2 9 (3.95%) Firewall
3 5 (2.19%) DNS
4 2 (0.88%) DHCP
4 2 (0.88%) LAN
4 2 (0.88%) Network Security
4 2 (0.88%) VPN
4 2 (0.88%) WAN
5 1 (0.44%) FTP
5 1 (0.44%) HTTP
5 1 (0.44%) SSH
5 1 (0.44%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (19.74%) SQL Server 2014
2 25 (10.96%) NoSQL
3 18 (7.89%) MongoDB
4 15 (6.58%) SQL Server 2005
4 15 (6.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 13 (5.70%) SQL Server 2016
5 13 (5.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 12 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
7 11 (4.82%) Relational Database
8 10 (4.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 9 (3.95%) RDBMS
10 7 (3.07%) Oracle Database
11 6 (2.63%) DB2
12 5 (2.19%) SQL Server 2008
13 4 (1.75%) Oracle Database 10g
13 4 (1.75%) Oracle9i Database
13 4 (1.75%) QlikView
14 3 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
14 3 (1.32%) Neo4j
14 3 (1.32%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 39 (17.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 20 (8.77%) Subversion
2 20 (8.77%) Visual Studio
3 19 (8.33%) Git (software)
4 6 (2.63%) TeamCity
5 3 (1.32%) Octopus Deploy
5 3 (1.32%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (1.32%) SoapUI
6 2 (0.88%) GitLab
General
1 8 (3.51%) Finance
1 8 (3.51%) Games
2 5 (2.19%) Marketing
2 5 (2.19%) Retail
3 3 (1.32%) Advertising
3 3 (1.32%) Banking
4 1 (0.44%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 147 (64.47%) Developer
2 108 (47.37%) .NET Developer
3 75 (32.89%) C# Developer
4 53 (23.25%) C# .NET Developer
5 42 (18.42%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 34 (14.91%) ASP.NET Developer
6 34 (14.91%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 34 (14.91%) Software Developer
7 31 (13.60%) C# Software Developer
8 27 (11.84%) .NET Software Developer
9 26 (11.40%) Applications Support
10 24 (10.53%) Analyst
11 21 (9.21%) Junior
12 20 (8.77%) SQL Developer
13 19 (8.33%) Agile .NET Developer
13 19 (8.33%) Agile C# Developer
13 19 (8.33%) Agile Developer
13 19 (8.33%) Junior Developer
14 16 (7.02%) Administrator
14 16 (7.02%) Junior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 150 (65.79%) .NET
2 120 (52.63%) ASP.NET
3 88 (38.60%) ASP.NET MVC
4 82 (35.96%) ASP.NET Web API
5 79 (34.65%) AngularJS
6 73 (32.02%) CSS
6 73 (32.02%) HTML
7 56 (24.56%) jQuery
8 51 (22.37%) .NET Framework
9 43 (18.86%) RESTful
10 42 (18.42%) Entity Framework
11 41 (17.98%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 41 (17.98%) KnockoutJS
12 37 (16.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 33 (14.47%) WCF
14 32 (14.04%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 32 (14.04%) LINQ
15 27 (11.84%) Node.js
16 18 (7.89%) Ajax
17 15 (6.58%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 12 (5.26%) Digital TV
2 10 (4.39%) Computer Science
3 9 (3.95%) Social Network
4 8 (3.51%) Algorithms
4 8 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (1.75%) Enterprise Cloud
6 2 (0.88%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.44%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.44%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.44%) iPad
7 1 (0.44%) NHS
7 1 (0.44%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 24 (10.53%) Windows
2 20 (8.77%) Windows Server
3 14 (6.14%) Linux
4 5 (2.19%) VyOS
5 3 (1.32%) Unix
6 2 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.44%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.44%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (51.32%) MVC
2 79 (34.65%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (22.81%) TDD
4 43 (18.86%) BDD
4 43 (18.86%) Web Application Development
5 36 (15.79%) Web Development
6 30 (13.16%) Scrum
7 28 (12.28%) Continuous Integration
8 23 (10.09%) Kanban
8 23 (10.09%) SDLC
9 22 (9.65%) Dependency Injection
10 21 (9.21%) Data Protection
11 19 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
12 15 (6.58%) Data Analysis
12 15 (6.58%) ITIL
13 14 (6.14%) OO
13 14 (6.14%) Prototyping
14 11 (4.82%) Performance Tuning
15 9 (3.95%) Business Intelligence
15 9 (3.95%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 145 (63.60%) C#
2 83 (36.40%) SQL
3 75 (32.89%) JavaScript
4 36 (15.79%) T-SQL
5 12 (5.26%) Ruby
6 11 (4.82%) PowerShell
7 9 (3.95%) VB.NET
8 6 (2.63%) F#
9 3 (1.32%) MATLAB
9 3 (1.32%) Python
9 3 (1.32%) R
9 3 (1.32%) VB
10 2 (0.88%) Java
10 2 (0.88%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.44%) COBOL
11 1 (0.44%) Perl
11 1 (0.44%) PHP
11 1 (0.44%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.44%) VBScript
11 1 (0.44%) XAML
Qualifications
1 27 (11.84%) Degree
2 5 (2.19%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (1.75%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 3 (1.32%) ISEB
4 3 (1.32%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.88%) MCSD
5 2 (0.88%) MCSE
6 1 (0.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.44%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.63%) QA
2 5 (2.19%) SLA
3 2 (0.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 11 (4.82%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.75%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.32%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.88%) Docker
4 2 (0.88%) XenServer
5 1 (0.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (2.19%) SCOM
2 3 (1.32%) Kibana
3 2 (0.88%) Rancher
4 1 (0.44%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.44%) Nagios
4 1 (0.44%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.44%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.44%) Puppet
Vendors
1 80 (35.09%) Microsoft
2 31 (13.60%) Oracle
3 6 (2.63%) Google
4 5 (2.19%) Cisco
4 5 (2.19%) Progress
4 5 (2.19%) Vyatta
5 4 (1.75%) Barracuda Networks
5 4 (1.75%) Tableau
6 3 (1.32%) Sage
6 3 (1.32%) VMware
7 2 (0.88%) Sitecore
7 2 (0.88%) Sybase
8 1 (0.44%) Cognos
8 1 (0.44%) IBM
8 1 (0.44%) Netezza
8 1 (0.44%) SolarWinds
8 1 (0.44%) Teradata
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Computer People
Salary: £44000.00 - £54000.00 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
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Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Spring Technology
Posted: 21 hours ago
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Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £22000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ESA Group
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
The Coventry Building Society
Salary: £39,489 - 59,235 per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Coventry
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Lear Corporation
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
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The Coventry Building Society
Salary: £39,489 - 59,235 per year + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
The Coventry Building Society
Salary: £39,489 - 59,235 per year + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
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The Coventry Building Society
Salary: £51,220 - 76,830 per year + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
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Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 27 days ago