Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 12 10
Rank change year-on-year +7 -2 -3
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 232 208 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 17.60% 14.67% 15.26%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 55.77% 61.72% 65.09%
Number of salaries quoted 202 175 206
Coventry median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,875
90th Percentile £61,250 £58,250 £52,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 416 337 338
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 31.56% 23.77% 23.44%
Number of salaries quoted 326 288 295
Coventry median annual salary £43,750 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.38% - +5.96%
10th Percentile £28,000 £25,175 £26,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £57,875 £53,750
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +3.90% +2.67% -

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 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Coventry

For the 6 months to 24 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 Coventry region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 171 (73.71%) C#
2 163 (70.26%) .NET
3 142 (61.21%) ASP.NET
4 122 (52.59%) Agile Software Development
5 117 (50.43%) MVC
6 105 (45.26%) AngularJS
7 104 (44.83%) ASP.NET Web API
8 99 (42.67%) ASP.NET MVC
9 95 (40.95%) SQL
10 60 (25.86%) Microsoft
11 57 (24.57%) RESTful
11 57 (24.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 56 (24.14%) KnockoutJS
12 56 (24.14%) TDD
13 55 (23.71%) Web Application Development
13 55 (23.71%) BDD
14 52 (22.41%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 52 (22.41%) JavaScript
15 48 (20.69%) Scrum
16 41 (17.67%) HTML
17 37 (15.95%) SQL Server 2014
18 35 (15.09%) Continuous Integration
19 32 (13.79%) Oracle
20 31 (13.36%) CSS
21 30 (12.93%) jQuery
22 29 (12.50%) Kanban
23 27 (11.64%) T-SQL
23 27 (11.64%) Internet
23 27 (11.64%) Digital TV
23 27 (11.64%) SQL Server 2016

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 17 (7.33%) IIS
2 8 (3.45%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.29%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (1.29%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (0.86%) Apache
4 2 (0.86%) Apache Spark
4 2 (0.86%) Confluence
4 2 (0.86%) OpenEdge
4 2 (0.86%) Sonic ESB
5 1 (0.43%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.43%) Drupal
5 1 (0.43%) JBoss
5 1 (0.43%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.43%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.43%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.43%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.43%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.43%) WordPress
Applications
1 9 (3.88%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.29%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (3.02%) BPCS
2 6 (2.59%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (1.72%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.43%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.43%) Bluemix
3 1 (0.43%) GitHub
3 1 (0.43%) IaaS
3 1 (0.43%) IBM Cloud
3 1 (0.43%) Office 365
3 1 (0.43%) PaaS
3 1 (0.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (11.64%) Internet
2 24 (10.34%) Hyperconnected
3 2 (0.86%) Firewall
3 2 (0.86%) LAN
3 2 (0.86%) SAN
4 1 (0.43%) HTTP
4 1 (0.43%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (15.95%) SQL Server 2014
2 27 (11.64%) SQL Server 2016
3 19 (8.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 18 (7.76%) Relational Database
5 12 (5.17%) Oracle Database
5 12 (5.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (4.74%) DB2
7 10 (4.31%) MongoDB
7 10 (4.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 9 (3.88%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (3.45%) NoSQL
10 7 (3.02%) MySQL
10 7 (3.02%) OLTP
10 7 (3.02%) Oracle Database 10g
10 7 (3.02%) Oracle9i Database
11 6 (2.59%) RavenDB
11 6 (2.59%) RDBMS
12 5 (2.16%) Big Data
12 5 (2.16%) Neo4j
12 5 (2.16%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (4.31%) Git (software)
1 10 (4.31%) TeamCity
2 9 (3.88%) Visual Studio
3 7 (3.02%) Octopus Deploy
4 4 (1.72%) JIRA
5 3 (1.29%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (1.29%) Subversion
6 2 (0.86%) Eclipse
6 2 (0.86%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (0.86%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.86%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (0.43%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.43%) gulp
7 1 (0.43%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.43%) Selenium
7 1 (0.43%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.43%) webpack
General
1 8 (3.45%) Manufacturing
2 7 (3.02%) Automotive
2 7 (3.02%) Finance
2 7 (3.02%) Retail
3 4 (1.72%) Banking
3 4 (1.72%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.29%) Games
5 2 (0.86%) Advertising
5 2 (0.86%) Marketing
6 1 (0.43%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 168 (72.41%) Developer
2 96 (41.38%) .NET Developer
3 77 (33.19%) C# Developer
4 35 (15.09%) Software Developer
5 33 (14.22%) C# .NET Developer
6 32 (13.79%) ASP.NET Developer
7 31 (13.36%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 31 (13.36%) SQL Developer
8 27 (11.64%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 26 (11.21%) C# Software Developer
10 24 (10.34%) Agile .NET Developer
10 24 (10.34%) Agile C# Developer
10 24 (10.34%) Agile Developer
11 23 (9.91%) Applications Support
12 21 (9.05%) Junior
13 20 (8.62%) Junior Developer
14 19 (8.19%) Architect
14 19 (8.19%) Full Stack Developer
14 19 (8.19%) Lead Developer
14 19 (8.19%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 163 (70.26%) .NET
2 142 (61.21%) ASP.NET
3 105 (45.26%) AngularJS
4 104 (44.83%) ASP.NET Web API
5 99 (42.67%) ASP.NET MVC
6 57 (24.57%) RESTful
6 57 (24.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 56 (24.14%) KnockoutJS
8 52 (22.41%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 41 (17.67%) HTML
10 31 (13.36%) CSS
11 30 (12.93%) jQuery
12 20 (8.62%) .NET Framework
13 13 (5.60%) LINQ
14 12 (5.17%) XML
15 8 (3.45%) Entity Framework
15 8 (3.45%) RabbitMQ
15 8 (3.45%) WCF
16 7 (3.02%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 7 (3.02%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 27 (11.64%) Digital TV
2 13 (5.60%) Algorithms
3 8 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (2.16%) iPad
5 4 (1.72%) CMDB
5 4 (1.72%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.29%) Private Cloud
7 2 (0.86%) BYOD
7 2 (0.86%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.43%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.43%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.43%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.43%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 23 (9.91%) Windows
2 22 (9.48%) Windows Server
3 9 (3.88%) Linux
4 6 (2.59%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (2.59%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (0.86%) Unix
6 1 (0.43%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (52.59%) Agile Software Development
2 117 (50.43%) MVC
3 56 (24.14%) TDD
4 55 (23.71%) BDD
4 55 (23.71%) Web Application Development
5 48 (20.69%) Scrum
6 35 (15.09%) Continuous Integration
7 29 (12.50%) Kanban
8 27 (11.64%) Dependency Injection
9 25 (10.78%) Mentoring
10 18 (7.76%) SDLC
11 17 (7.33%) Data Modelling
11 17 (7.33%) Web Development
12 16 (6.90%) ITIL
13 14 (6.03%) Project Management
14 13 (5.60%) Business Intelligence
14 13 (5.60%) OO
14 13 (5.60%) Software Architecture
15 11 (4.74%) OOP
15 11 (4.74%) UML
Programming Languages
1 171 (73.71%) C#
2 95 (40.95%) SQL
3 52 (22.41%) JavaScript
4 27 (11.64%) T-SQL
5 14 (6.03%) Python
6 11 (4.74%) F#
7 9 (3.88%) Java
7 9 (3.88%) MATLAB
8 8 (3.45%) R
9 7 (3.02%) PowerShell
10 6 (2.59%) C
11 5 (2.16%) PL/SQL
11 5 (2.16%) Ruby
12 3 (1.29%) PHP
12 3 (1.29%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.43%) C++
13 1 (0.43%) COBOL
13 1 (0.43%) ES6
13 1 (0.43%) VB
13 1 (0.43%) XPath
Qualifications
1 18 (7.76%) Degree
2 6 (2.59%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.29%) HND
3 3 (1.29%) MCSD
3 3 (1.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.86%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (0.86%) MCTS
5 1 (0.43%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.43%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (0.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.86%) PMO
3 1 (0.43%) QA
System Software
1 8 (3.45%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.86%) Docker
4 1 (0.43%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.43%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.43%) vSphere
4 1 (0.43%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (1.72%) Nagios
1 4 (1.72%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (1.72%) Puppet
1 4 (1.72%) SCOrch
2 3 (1.29%) Kibana
3 2 (0.86%) Ansible
3 2 (0.86%) SCOM
4 1 (0.43%) Mesos
4 1 (0.43%) SCCM
4 1 (0.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.43%) WSUS
Vendors
1 60 (25.86%) Microsoft
2 32 (13.79%) Oracle
3 11 (4.74%) Google
4 10 (4.31%) SAP
5 9 (3.88%) VMware
6 7 (3.02%) Capita
6 7 (3.02%) Progress
6 7 (3.02%) QAD
7 4 (1.72%) BMC
7 4 (1.72%) Remedy
8 3 (1.29%) SolarWinds
9 2 (0.86%) Citrix
9 2 (0.86%) HP
9 2 (0.86%) Reuters
10 1 (0.43%) AppDynamics
10 1 (0.43%) Cisco
10 1 (0.43%) IBM
10 1 (0.43%) Pegasus
10 1 (0.43%) TIBCO
10 1 (0.43%) WSO2