Period
to 22 January 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 22 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 7 8 11
Rank change year-on-year +1 +3 -6
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 246 190 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 18.55% 15.27% 13.27%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 59.28% 62.71% 61.43%
Number of salaries quoted 201 161 193
Coventry median annual salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.50% - -
10th Percentile £32,000 £28,250 £24,550
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £68,900
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% -

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 415 303 293
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 31.30% 24.36% 21.61%
Number of salaries quoted 302 247 259
Coventry median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - +2.56%
10th Percentile £30,100 £27,175 £26,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% 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 22 January 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Coventry

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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.

1 174 (70.73%) C#
2 154 (62.60%) .NET
3 136 (55.28%) ASP.NET
4 120 (48.78%) Agile Software Development
5 115 (46.75%) MVC
6 104 (42.28%) ASP.NET MVC
7 99 (40.24%) AngularJS
8 96 (39.02%) SQL
9 95 (38.62%) ASP.NET Web API
10 85 (34.55%) Microsoft
11 66 (26.83%) RESTful
12 57 (23.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 57 (23.17%) TDD
13 54 (21.95%) BDD
13 54 (21.95%) KnockoutJS
13 54 (21.95%) Web Application Development
13 54 (21.95%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 53 (21.54%) HTML
14 53 (21.54%) JavaScript
15 49 (19.92%) Scrum
16 37 (15.04%) CSS
17 34 (13.82%) SQL Server 2014
18 29 (11.79%) Continuous Integration
18 29 (11.79%) Digital TV
18 29 (11.79%) SQL Server 2016
19 28 (11.38%) jQuery
20 27 (10.98%) Internet
20 27 (10.98%) XML
21 26 (10.57%) ITIL
21 26 (10.57%) Kanban

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 20 (8.13%) SharePoint
2 16 (6.50%) BizTalk Server
3 11 (4.47%) IIS
4 4 (1.63%) Confluence
5 3 (1.22%) Umbraco
6 2 (0.81%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.81%) OpenEdge
7 1 (0.41%) Apache
7 1 (0.41%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.41%) Drupal
7 1 (0.41%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.41%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.41%) WordPress
Applications
1 10 (4.07%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (3.25%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (2.44%) BPCS
2 4 (1.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.63%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.81%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.41%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 15 (6.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.63%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.63%) Azure Data Factory
2 4 (1.63%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
3 2 (0.81%) Dynamics 365
3 2 (0.81%) IaaS
3 2 (0.81%) Office 365
4 1 (0.41%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (0.41%) GitHub
4 1 (0.41%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.41%) PaaS
4 1 (0.41%) SaaS
4 1 (0.41%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 27 (10.98%) Internet
2 24 (9.76%) Hyperconnected
3 5 (2.03%) SAN
4 3 (1.22%) LAN
5 2 (0.81%) WAN
6 1 (0.41%) DHCP
6 1 (0.41%) DNS
6 1 (0.41%) Intranet
6 1 (0.41%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (13.82%) SQL Server 2014
2 29 (11.79%) SQL Server 2016
3 21 (8.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 19 (7.72%) Relational Database
5 13 (5.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 12 (4.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 9 (3.66%) Big Data
7 9 (3.66%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (3.66%) Power BI
8 8 (3.25%) Oracle Database
9 7 (2.85%) MySQL
10 6 (2.44%) RDBMS
10 6 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
11 5 (2.03%) Crystal Reports
11 5 (2.03%) DB2
11 5 (2.03%) OLTP
11 5 (2.03%) SQL Server 2005
12 4 (1.63%) HDInsight
12 4 (1.63%) Oracle Database 10g
12 4 (1.63%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 14 (5.69%) Visual Studio
2 10 (4.07%) Git (software)
3 8 (3.25%) JIRA
4 5 (2.03%) TeamCity
4 5 (2.03%) Visual Studio Team System
5 4 (1.63%) Subversion
6 3 (1.22%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (0.81%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.41%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.41%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.41%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (4.47%) Finance
2 9 (3.66%) Manufacturing
3 7 (2.85%) Automotive
4 5 (2.03%) Marketing
4 5 (2.03%) Retail
4 5 (2.03%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.81%) Back Office
5 2 (0.81%) Banking
6 1 (0.41%) Advertising
6 1 (0.41%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 164 (66.67%) Developer
2 88 (35.77%) .NET Developer
3 73 (29.67%) C# Developer
4 41 (16.67%) Applications Support
5 36 (14.63%) C# .NET Developer
6 31 (12.60%) ASP.NET Developer
7 30 (12.20%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 25 (10.16%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 24 (9.76%) Agile .NET Developer
9 24 (9.76%) Agile C# Developer
9 24 (9.76%) Agile Developer
9 24 (9.76%) Analyst
10 23 (9.35%) Software Developer
11 20 (8.13%) Lead Developer
12 19 (7.72%) SQL Developer
13 18 (7.32%) Team Leader
14 17 (6.91%) Lead Software Developer
15 15 (6.10%) Software Team Leader
16 14 (5.69%) Architect
17 13 (5.28%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 154 (62.60%) .NET
2 136 (55.28%) ASP.NET
3 104 (42.28%) ASP.NET MVC
4 99 (40.24%) AngularJS
5 95 (38.62%) ASP.NET Web API
6 66 (26.83%) RESTful
7 57 (23.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 54 (21.95%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 54 (21.95%) KnockoutJS
9 53 (21.54%) HTML
10 37 (15.04%) CSS
11 28 (11.38%) jQuery
12 27 (10.98%) XML
13 20 (8.13%) SOAP
14 19 (7.72%) Web Services
15 18 (7.32%) XSLT
16 10 (4.07%) .NET Framework
17 8 (3.25%) WCF
18 7 (2.85%) LINQ
19 6 (2.44%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 29 (11.79%) Digital TV
2 10 (4.07%) Algorithms
3 8 (3.25%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (2.85%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (1.63%) CMDB
6 3 (1.22%) Driving Licence
6 3 (1.22%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.22%) Private Cloud
7 2 (0.81%) BYOD
8 1 (0.41%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.41%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.41%) iPad
8 1 (0.41%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.41%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.41%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 23 (9.35%) Windows
2 22 (8.94%) Windows Server
3 9 (3.66%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (3.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (2.03%) Linux
6 3 (1.22%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.81%) Unix
7 2 (0.81%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.41%) Android
8 1 (0.41%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (48.78%) Agile Software Development
2 115 (46.75%) MVC
3 57 (23.17%) TDD
4 54 (21.95%) BDD
4 54 (21.95%) Web Application Development
5 49 (19.92%) Scrum
6 29 (11.79%) Continuous Integration
7 26 (10.57%) ITIL
7 26 (10.57%) Kanban
8 25 (10.16%) Mentoring
9 24 (9.76%) Dependency Injection
10 22 (8.94%) Business Intelligence
11 16 (6.50%) SDLC
12 15 (6.10%) Data Analysis
13 13 (5.28%) Web Development
14 9 (3.66%) Data Modelling
14 9 (3.66%) ERP
14 9 (3.66%) Front End Development
14 9 (3.66%) OO
14 9 (3.66%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 174 (70.73%) C#
2 96 (39.02%) SQL
3 53 (21.54%) JavaScript
4 19 (7.72%) T-SQL
5 11 (4.47%) PowerShell
6 9 (3.66%) Python
7 8 (3.25%) C
8 6 (2.44%) Java
9 5 (2.03%) MATLAB
10 4 (1.63%) F#
10 4 (1.63%) PL/SQL
10 4 (1.63%) R
11 3 (1.22%) PHP
12 2 (0.81%) Ruby
12 2 (0.81%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.41%) C++
13 1 (0.41%) U-SQL
13 1 (0.41%) VB
13 1 (0.41%) XPath
Qualifications
1 16 (6.50%) Degree
2 7 (2.85%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.22%) HND
3 3 (1.22%) MCSD
3 3 (1.22%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.81%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (0.81%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.81%) PMO
2 1 (0.41%) QA
2 1 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.41%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (3.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (3.25%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.22%) Docker
3 3 (1.22%) XenApp
4 2 (0.81%) vSphere
5 1 (0.41%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.41%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.41%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.41%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 4 (1.63%) SCOrch
2 3 (1.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (0.81%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.81%) Puppet
3 2 (0.81%) SCCM
4 1 (0.41%) Ansible
4 1 (0.41%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.41%) Nagios
4 1 (0.41%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.41%) SCOM
4 1 (0.41%) WSUS
Vendors
1 85 (34.55%) Microsoft
2 19 (7.72%) Oracle
3 10 (4.07%) Capita
3 10 (4.07%) VMware
4 8 (3.25%) SAP
5 7 (2.85%) Progress
6 6 (2.44%) QAD
7 5 (2.03%) Google
7 5 (2.03%) HP
8 4 (1.63%) BMC
8 4 (1.63%) Citrix
8 4 (1.63%) Remedy
8 4 (1.63%) Tableau
9 2 (0.81%) Cisco
9 2 (0.81%) Reuters
9 2 (0.81%) SolarWinds
10 1 (0.41%) Cognos
10 1 (0.41%) IBM
10 1 (0.41%) Netezza
10 1 (0.41%) Veeam