Period
to 25 May 2019

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 6 months to 25 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
25 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 7 8 8
Rank change year-on-year +1 0 +4
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 139 234 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 16.01% 17.32% 16.44%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 48.94% 62.07% 62.05%
Number of salaries quoted 122 205 188
Coventry median annual salary £43,060 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.65% -11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £32,050 £31,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £61,250
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

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 Coventry with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Coventry
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 284 377 332
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 32.72% 27.91% 26.50%
Number of salaries quoted 242 303 292
Coventry median annual salary £42,500 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.16% +1.18% +6.25%
10th Percentile £20,000 £31,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £55,200 £61,250
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +2.56%

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 6 months to 25 May 2019.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Coventry

For the 6 months to 25 May 2019, IT jobs citing SQL Server 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 Coventry region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 79 (56.83%) SQL
2 69 (49.64%) C#
3 67 (48.20%) .NET
4 59 (42.45%) Microsoft
5 44 (31.65%) ASP.NET
6 40 (28.78%) Windows
7 39 (28.06%) Agile Software Development
8 36 (25.90%) Oracle
8 36 (25.90%) MVC
9 34 (24.46%) HTML
10 31 (22.30%) CSS
10 31 (22.30%) Linux
11 30 (21.58%) Amazon AWS
12 29 (20.86%) Problem-Solving
13 28 (20.14%) ITIL
13 28 (20.14%) JavaScript
14 27 (19.42%) TDD
15 25 (17.99%) Microsoft Azure
15 25 (17.99%) AngularJS
16 22 (15.83%) Analytical Skills
16 22 (15.83%) ASP.NET MVC
16 22 (15.83%) Web Development
16 22 (15.83%) T-SQL
16 22 (15.83%) Visual Studio
17 21 (15.11%) Active Directory
17 21 (15.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 19 (13.67%) ASP.NET Web API
19 18 (12.95%) Mentoring
19 18 (12.95%) .NET Core
19 18 (12.95%) Unix

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 16 (11.51%) BizTalk Server
2 14 (10.07%) IBM Notes
3 10 (7.19%) CMS
3 10 (7.19%) Umbraco
4 5 (3.60%) Confluence
5 4 (2.88%) Liferay
6 3 (2.16%) IIS
7 1 (0.72%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.72%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.72%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.72%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 6 (4.32%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.44%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.72%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 30 (21.58%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (17.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (7.19%) Amazon SQS
3 10 (7.19%) AWS Lambda
3 10 (7.19%) Serverless
4 6 (4.32%) GitHub
5 4 (2.88%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (2.16%) SaaS
7 2 (1.44%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (1.44%) AWS CloudTrail
7 2 (1.44%) CloudFront
7 2 (1.44%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (1.44%) Office 365
7 2 (1.44%) Power Platform
8 1 (0.72%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (0.72%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.72%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.72%) NuGet
8 1 (0.72%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 14 (10.07%) FTP
1 14 (10.07%) SMTP
2 10 (7.19%) HTTP
2 10 (7.19%) SSH
3 8 (5.76%) MQTT
4 4 (2.88%) DNS
5 2 (1.44%) Firewall
6 1 (0.72%) Broadband
6 1 (0.72%) DHCP
6 1 (0.72%) ICMP
6 1 (0.72%) Internet
6 1 (0.72%) iSCSI
6 1 (0.72%) SAN
6 1 (0.72%) SSL
6 1 (0.72%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.72%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (12.23%) MySQL
2 12 (8.63%) Amazon Redshift
2 12 (8.63%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (8.63%) PostgreSQL
3 11 (7.91%) Amazon RDS
4 10 (7.19%) SSDT
5 8 (5.76%) Amazon Aurora
5 8 (5.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 8 (5.76%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (5.04%) DB2
7 6 (4.32%) Hadoop
7 6 (4.32%) Impala
7 6 (4.32%) NoSQL
7 6 (4.32%) Relational Database
8 5 (3.60%) MongoDB
9 4 (2.88%) Oracle Database
9 4 (2.88%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (2.16%) CouchDB
10 3 (2.16%) QlikView
10 3 (2.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 22 (15.83%) Visual Studio
2 15 (10.79%) JIRA
3 11 (7.91%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (7.19%) Selenium
5 6 (4.32%) Visual Studio Team System
6 3 (2.16%) Git (software)
7 2 (1.44%) Concordion
7 2 (1.44%) Cucumber
7 2 (1.44%) FitNesse
7 2 (1.44%) SoapUI
7 2 (1.44%) Subversion
8 1 (0.72%) AppVeyor
8 1 (0.72%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.72%) JUnit
8 1 (0.72%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 11 (7.91%) Retail
2 8 (5.76%) Manufacturing
3 5 (3.60%) Finance
4 2 (1.44%) Electronics
4 2 (1.44%) Marketing
4 2 (1.44%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.72%) Back Office
5 1 (0.72%) Banking
5 1 (0.72%) Law
5 1 (0.72%) Legal
5 1 (0.72%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 57 (41.01%) Developer
2 30 (21.58%) Analyst
3 25 (17.99%) .NET Developer
4 17 (12.23%) Support Analyst
5 16 (11.51%) Senior Developer
6 14 (10.07%) C# Developer
6 14 (10.07%) Senior .NET Developer
7 13 (9.35%) 2nd Line Support
7 13 (9.35%) DBA
8 12 (8.63%) Software Developer
9 10 (7.19%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 10 (7.19%) Applications Support
9 10 (7.19%) C# .NET Developer
9 10 (7.19%) SQL DBA
10 9 (6.47%) AWS Developer
10 9 (6.47%) Software Engineer
11 8 (5.76%) Service Analyst
11 8 (5.76%) Service Desk Analyst
12 7 (5.04%) Applications Support Analyst
12 7 (5.04%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (48.20%) .NET
2 44 (31.65%) ASP.NET
3 34 (24.46%) HTML
4 31 (22.30%) CSS
5 25 (17.99%) AngularJS
6 22 (15.83%) ASP.NET MVC
7 21 (15.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 19 (13.67%) ASP.NET Web API
9 18 (12.95%) .NET Core
9 18 (12.95%) .NET Framework
10 15 (10.79%) XML
11 14 (10.07%) React
12 11 (7.91%) HTML5
12 11 (7.91%) Web Services
13 10 (7.19%) SOAP
14 8 (5.76%) Ajax
14 8 (5.76%) Sass
14 8 (5.76%) WinForms
14 8 (5.76%) XMPP
15 7 (5.04%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 22 (15.83%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (10.07%) EPoS
3 11 (7.91%) User Experience
4 9 (6.47%) Greenfield Project
5 8 (5.76%) Algorithms
5 8 (5.76%) Smart Home
6 5 (3.60%) Public Cloud
7 3 (2.16%) CMDB
7 3 (2.16%) PMI
7 3 (2.16%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (1.44%) Clustering
8 2 (1.44%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.44%) Fintech
8 2 (1.44%) Replication
8 2 (1.44%) SCADA
9 1 (0.72%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.72%) HoloLens
9 1 (0.72%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.72%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 40 (28.78%) Windows
2 31 (22.30%) Linux
3 18 (12.95%) Unix
4 14 (10.07%) Apple iOS
5 12 (8.63%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (28.06%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (25.90%) MVC
3 29 (20.86%) Problem-Solving
4 28 (20.14%) ITIL
5 27 (19.42%) TDD
6 22 (15.83%) Web Development
7 18 (12.95%) Mentoring
8 17 (12.23%) Customer Requirements
8 17 (12.23%) Unit Testing
9 16 (11.51%) Computer Science
10 14 (10.07%) OO
10 14 (10.07%) Statistics
11 13 (9.35%) Continuous Integration
11 13 (9.35%) Software Engineering
12 12 (8.63%) Continuous Delivery
12 12 (8.63%) Project Management
13 10 (7.19%) Change Control
13 10 (7.19%) Stakeholder Management
14 9 (6.47%) ETL
14 9 (6.47%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 79 (56.83%) SQL
2 69 (49.64%) C#
3 28 (20.14%) JavaScript
4 22 (15.83%) T-SQL
5 17 (12.23%) Python
6 12 (8.63%) Java
7 10 (7.19%) C
8 6 (4.32%) PL/SQL
8 6 (4.32%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.44%) C++
10 1 (0.72%) Java 8
10 1 (0.72%) R
10 1 (0.72%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.72%) VBA
10 1 (0.72%) XPath
10 1 (0.72%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 10 (7.19%) Degree
2 4 (2.88%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (2.16%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (2.16%) PMI Certification
4 2 (1.44%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.32%) Data Quality
1 6 (4.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 5 (3.60%) SLA
3 3 (2.16%) QA
System Software
1 21 (15.11%) Active Directory
2 13 (9.35%) Docker
3 5 (3.60%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.72%) CFEngine
1 1 (0.72%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.72%) Terraform
Vendors
1 59 (42.45%) Microsoft
2 36 (25.90%) Oracle
3 14 (10.07%) Apple
3 14 (10.07%) Lotus
4 8 (5.76%) Hitachi
5 6 (4.32%) Tableau
5 6 (4.32%) VMware
6 5 (3.60%) Remedy
7 3 (2.16%) CyberArk
7 3 (2.16%) SAP
8 2 (1.44%) Cognos
8 2 (1.44%) IBM
9 1 (0.72%) Google
9 1 (0.72%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.72%) Sybase
9 1 (0.72%) WatchGuard