Period
to 23 October 2018

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 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 10 6 11
Rank change year-on-year -4 +5 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 151 246 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 13.85% 17.86% 14.53%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 49.51% 58.29% 63.24%
Number of salaries quoted 133 218 175
Coventry median annual salary £42,500 £42,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.58% +6.88% -
10th Percentile £30,250 £24,475 £27,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £61,250 £61,250
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -

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 305 422 340
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 27.98% 30.65% 22.97%
Number of salaries quoted 251 352 290
Coventry median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,250 £26,150
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £58,750
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -

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 23 October 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Coventry

For the 6 months to 23 October 2018, 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 84 (55.63%) C#
2 69 (45.70%) .NET
3 68 (45.03%) SQL
4 66 (43.71%) JavaScript
5 54 (35.76%) ASP.NET
6 51 (33.77%) MVC
6 51 (33.77%) Agile Software Development
6 51 (33.77%) ASP.NET MVC
7 45 (29.80%) AngularJS
8 44 (29.14%) HTML
9 40 (26.49%) Microsoft
10 37 (24.50%) CSS
11 32 (21.19%) Oracle
11 32 (21.19%) ASP.NET Web API
12 30 (19.87%) Windows
13 26 (17.22%) Scrum
14 24 (15.89%) Windows Server
15 22 (14.57%) React
15 22 (14.57%) TDD
16 20 (13.25%) Linux
17 19 (12.58%) XSLT
17 19 (12.58%) HTML5
17 19 (12.58%) BDD
18 18 (11.92%) CSS3
18 18 (11.92%) Continuous Integration
18 18 (11.92%) ITIL
18 18 (11.92%) PHP
19 17 (11.26%) Java
19 17 (11.26%) KnockoutJS
20 16 (10.60%) HTTP

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 13 (8.61%) BizTalk Server
1 13 (8.61%) Umbraco
2 12 (7.95%) CMS
3 9 (5.96%) IIS
4 6 (3.97%) Apache
5 2 (1.32%) Confluence
5 2 (1.32%) NServiceBus
5 2 (1.32%) OpenEdge
6 1 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.66%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.66%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (3.97%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.66%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 13 (8.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (5.96%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (5.30%) SaaS
4 6 (3.97%) Heroku
5 1 (0.66%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.66%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.66%) IaaS
5 1 (0.66%) Office 365
5 1 (0.66%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (10.60%) HTTP
2 11 (7.28%) DNS
2 11 (7.28%) Firewall
2 11 (7.28%) TCP/IP
3 10 (6.62%) DHCP
3 10 (6.62%) FTP
3 10 (6.62%) SSH
4 9 (5.96%) Network Security
4 9 (5.96%) VPN
5 7 (4.64%) WAN
6 6 (3.97%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (3.97%) Internet
6 6 (3.97%) LAN
7 1 (0.66%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.66%) MPLS
7 1 (0.66%) SAN
7 1 (0.66%) SSL
7 1 (0.66%) tcpdump
7 1 (0.66%) VLAN
7 1 (0.66%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.30%) Relational Database
1 8 (5.30%) SQL Server 2016
2 7 (4.64%) MongoDB
2 7 (4.64%) MySQL
2 7 (4.64%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (4.64%) RavenDB
2 7 (4.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (3.97%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (3.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (3.31%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (3.31%) DB2
4 5 (3.31%) NoSQL
4 5 (3.31%) Oracle Database
4 5 (3.31%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (3.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (1.99%) OLTP
5 3 (1.99%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (1.99%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (1.99%) SSDT
6 2 (1.32%) Event Store
Development Applications
1 8 (5.30%) Visual Studio
2 6 (3.97%) Oracle APEX
3 5 (3.31%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (2.65%) Git (software)
5 3 (1.99%) Mercurial
5 3 (1.99%) Subversion
6 2 (1.32%) JIRA
6 2 (1.32%) Selenium
6 2 (1.32%) SpecFlow
6 2 (1.32%) TeamCity
6 2 (1.32%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (0.66%) Burp Suite
7 1 (0.66%) Concordion
7 1 (0.66%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.66%) FitNesse
7 1 (0.66%) GDB
7 1 (0.66%) Metasploit
7 1 (0.66%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.66%) sqlmap
General
1 7 (4.64%) Manufacturing
2 5 (3.31%) Advertising
3 4 (2.65%) Finance
3 4 (2.65%) Retail
4 3 (1.99%) General Ledger
5 1 (0.66%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 68 (45.03%) Developer
2 37 (24.50%) .NET Developer
3 31 (20.53%) C# Developer
4 28 (18.54%) Analyst
5 21 (13.91%) C# .NET Developer
5 21 (13.91%) Support Analyst
6 20 (13.25%) DBA
7 17 (11.26%) ASP.NET Developer
7 17 (11.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 16 (10.60%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 15 (9.93%) Applications Support
9 15 (9.93%) SQL DBA
10 14 (9.27%) Full Stack Developer
11 9 (5.96%) Applications Support Analyst
11 9 (5.96%) Technical Analyst
11 9 (5.96%) Technical Support
11 9 (5.96%) Technical Support Analyst
12 8 (5.30%) Software Developer
13 7 (4.64%) Senior Analyst
13 7 (4.64%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (45.70%) .NET
2 54 (35.76%) ASP.NET
3 51 (33.77%) ASP.NET MVC
4 45 (29.80%) AngularJS
5 44 (29.14%) HTML
6 37 (24.50%) CSS
7 32 (21.19%) ASP.NET Web API
8 22 (14.57%) React
9 19 (12.58%) HTML5
9 19 (12.58%) XSLT
10 18 (11.92%) CSS3
11 17 (11.26%) KnockoutJS
12 14 (9.27%) .NET Core
12 14 (9.27%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 13 (8.61%) XML
14 12 (7.95%) Razor View Engine
15 11 (7.28%) .NET Framework
16 10 (6.62%) SOAP
17 9 (5.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 8 (5.30%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 12 (7.95%) Mobile App
2 7 (4.64%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (4.64%) Self-Motivation
3 6 (3.97%) Clustering
3 6 (3.97%) Management Information System
3 6 (3.97%) SCADA
4 5 (3.31%) Replication
5 3 (1.99%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.99%) Industry 4.0
6 2 (1.32%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.32%) Public Cloud
6 2 (1.32%) User Experience
7 1 (0.66%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 30 (19.87%) Windows
2 24 (15.89%) Windows Server
3 20 (13.25%) Linux
4 12 (7.95%) Unix
5 1 (0.66%) Android
5 1 (0.66%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.66%) Kali Linux
5 1 (0.66%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.66%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (33.77%) Agile Software Development
1 51 (33.77%) MVC
2 26 (17.22%) Scrum
3 22 (14.57%) TDD
4 19 (12.58%) BDD
5 18 (11.92%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (11.92%) ITIL
6 14 (9.27%) Problem-Solving
7 13 (8.61%) Continuous Deployment
7 13 (8.61%) Pair Programming
7 13 (8.61%) Unit Testing
8 12 (7.95%) CRM
8 12 (7.95%) Front End Development
8 12 (7.95%) Web Development
9 11 (7.28%) OO
10 9 (5.96%) Kanban
10 9 (5.96%) User Acceptance Testing
11 8 (5.30%) Presales
11 8 (5.30%) Web Application Development
12 6 (3.97%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 84 (55.63%) C#
2 68 (45.03%) SQL
3 66 (43.71%) JavaScript
4 18 (11.92%) PHP
5 17 (11.26%) Java
6 14 (9.27%) Python
6 14 (9.27%) T-SQL
7 11 (7.28%) PowerShell
8 7 (4.64%) C
9 6 (3.97%) Apex Code
9 6 (3.97%) C++
9 6 (3.97%) Perl
10 3 (1.99%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.32%) Groovy
11 2 (1.32%) RPG
12 1 (0.66%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (1.99%) Degree
2 2 (1.32%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.66%) MCITP
3 1 (0.66%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.64%) SLA
2 1 (0.66%) QA
System Software
1 15 (9.93%) Hyper-V
2 11 (7.28%) Active Directory
3 9 (5.96%) XenServer
4 6 (3.97%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.66%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.66%) CASB
1 1 (0.66%) FortiGate
1 1 (0.66%) Nmap
1 1 (0.66%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 40 (26.49%) Microsoft
2 32 (21.19%) Oracle
3 8 (5.30%) VMware
4 7 (4.64%) Cisco
4 7 (4.64%) Hitachi
5 6 (3.97%) Rackspace
5 6 (3.97%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (3.31%) Facebook
6 5 (3.31%) Remedy
7 3 (1.99%) Pegasus
7 3 (1.99%) Sage
7 3 (1.99%) Xero
8 2 (1.32%) SAP
8 2 (1.32%) Xamarin
9 1 (0.66%) IBM