Period
to 21 July 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 21 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 8 7 11
Rank change year-on-year -1 +4 -3
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 191 236 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 15.28% 16.86% 13.77%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 57.88% 60.82% 58.64%
Number of salaries quoted 174 220 162
Coventry median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50% +3.90%
10th Percentile £27,500 £22,113 £25,000
90th Percentile £53,375 £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 330 388 353
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 26.40% 27.71% 23.49%
Number of salaries quoted 283 342 299
Coventry median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% +2.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £61,250 £56,250
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 21 July 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Coventry

For the 6 months to 21 July 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.

1 124 (64.92%) C#
2 96 (50.26%) .NET
3 88 (46.07%) Agile Software Development
4 81 (42.41%) JavaScript
5 79 (41.36%) MVC
5 79 (41.36%) AngularJS
6 78 (40.84%) ASP.NET
7 75 (39.27%) ASP.NET MVC
8 69 (36.13%) SQL
9 55 (28.80%) Microsoft
10 54 (28.27%) ASP.NET Web API
11 52 (27.23%) HTML
12 42 (21.99%) BDD
12 42 (21.99%) TDD
13 36 (18.85%) KnockoutJS
13 36 (18.85%) CSS
13 36 (18.85%) Scrum
14 35 (18.32%) React
15 28 (14.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 27 (14.14%) Web Application Development
16 27 (14.14%) SQL Server 2016
16 27 (14.14%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 23 (12.04%) Problem-Solving
17 23 (12.04%) XSLT
18 22 (11.52%) RESTful
19 21 (10.99%) XML
20 19 (9.95%) ITIL
20 19 (9.95%) Continuous Integration
21 18 (9.42%) CSS3
21 18 (9.42%) HTML5

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 10 (5.24%) BizTalk Server
2 7 (3.66%) CMS
2 7 (3.66%) NServiceBus
2 7 (3.66%) Umbraco
3 6 (3.14%) Apache
4 3 (1.57%) Confluence
4 3 (1.57%) OpenEdge
5 2 (1.05%) IIS
6 1 (0.52%) Drupal
6 1 (0.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (6.28%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (7.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (4.19%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (4.19%) SaaS
3 6 (3.14%) Heroku
4 1 (0.52%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (0.52%) IaaS
4 1 (0.52%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.76%) WAN
2 10 (5.24%) LAN
3 9 (4.71%) Cisco ASA
4 8 (4.19%) HTTP
5 7 (3.66%) Internet
6 2 (1.05%) DHCP
6 2 (1.05%) DNS
6 2 (1.05%) Firewall
6 2 (1.05%) FTP
6 2 (1.05%) SSH
6 2 (1.05%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.52%) Bluetooth
7 1 (0.52%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.52%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.52%) Network Security
7 1 (0.52%) SMTP
7 1 (0.52%) SNMP
7 1 (0.52%) tcpdump
7 1 (0.52%) VPN
7 1 (0.52%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (14.14%) SQL Server 2016
2 14 (7.33%) RavenDB
3 9 (4.71%) MySQL
3 9 (4.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (3.66%) Event Store
4 7 (3.66%) MongoDB
4 7 (3.66%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (3.66%) Relational Database
5 6 (3.14%) Power BI
6 5 (2.62%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (2.62%) Oracle Database
6 5 (2.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (2.09%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (2.09%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (2.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (1.57%) HDInsight
8 3 (1.57%) NoSQL
8 3 (1.57%) RDBMS
8 3 (1.57%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (1.57%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 11 (5.76%) Visual Studio
2 8 (4.19%) Git (software)
3 7 (3.66%) Mercurial
3 7 (3.66%) SpecFlow
4 6 (3.14%) Oracle APEX
5 4 (2.09%) JIRA
6 3 (1.57%) Subversion
6 3 (1.57%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.52%) Burp Suite
7 1 (0.52%) GDB
7 1 (0.52%) Metasploit
7 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.52%) sqlmap
7 1 (0.52%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 7 (3.66%) Advertising
1 7 (3.66%) Finance
1 7 (3.66%) Manufacturing
2 3 (1.57%) General Ledger
2 3 (1.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 114 (59.69%) Developer
2 59 (30.89%) .NET Developer
3 57 (29.84%) C# Developer
4 35 (18.32%) Analyst
5 23 (12.04%) C# .NET Developer
5 23 (12.04%) Support Analyst
6 21 (10.99%) Applications Support
7 20 (10.47%) ASP.NET Developer
8 18 (9.42%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 17 (8.90%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 17 (8.90%) Software Developer
10 16 (8.38%) DBA
11 15 (7.85%) Applications Support Analyst
11 15 (7.85%) Full Stack Developer
11 15 (7.85%) JavaScript Developer
12 13 (6.81%) Senior Analyst
13 11 (5.76%) C# Software Developer
13 11 (5.76%) SQL DBA
14 10 (5.24%) Senior Developer
15 9 (4.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (50.26%) .NET
2 79 (41.36%) AngularJS
3 78 (40.84%) ASP.NET
4 75 (39.27%) ASP.NET MVC
5 54 (28.27%) ASP.NET Web API
6 52 (27.23%) HTML
7 36 (18.85%) CSS
7 36 (18.85%) KnockoutJS
8 35 (18.32%) React
9 28 (14.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 27 (14.14%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 23 (12.04%) XSLT
12 22 (11.52%) RESTful
13 21 (10.99%) XML
14 18 (9.42%) CSS3
14 18 (9.42%) HTML5
15 17 (8.90%) .NET Core
15 17 (8.90%) SOAP
16 10 (5.24%) .NET Framework
17 8 (4.19%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 17 (8.90%) Digital TV
2 13 (6.81%) Mobile App
3 9 (4.71%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (4.19%) Self-Motivation
5 5 (2.62%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.62%) SCADA
6 3 (1.57%) Data Centre
6 3 (1.57%) Industry 4.0
6 3 (1.57%) Replication
7 2 (1.05%) Clustering
7 2 (1.05%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.05%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.52%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.52%) Fintech
8 1 (0.52%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 18 (9.42%) Windows
2 14 (7.33%) Windows Server
3 7 (3.66%) Linux
4 6 (3.14%) Unix
5 1 (0.52%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (46.07%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (41.36%) MVC
3 42 (21.99%) BDD
3 42 (21.99%) TDD
4 36 (18.85%) Scrum
5 27 (14.14%) Web Application Development
6 23 (12.04%) Problem-Solving
7 19 (9.95%) Continuous Integration
7 19 (9.95%) ITIL
8 17 (8.90%) Data Analysis
8 17 (8.90%) Unit Testing
9 15 (7.85%) Continuous Deployment
9 15 (7.85%) Pair Programming
10 13 (6.81%) Front End Development
11 11 (5.76%) Business Intelligence
11 11 (5.76%) SDLC
12 9 (4.71%) CRM
12 9 (4.71%) Kanban
12 9 (4.71%) Task Automation
12 9 (4.71%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 124 (64.92%) C#
2 81 (42.41%) JavaScript
3 69 (36.13%) SQL
4 16 (8.38%) PowerShell
5 15 (7.85%) PHP
6 14 (7.33%) Java
7 11 (5.76%) Python
8 6 (3.14%) Apex Code
8 6 (3.14%) Perl
9 5 (2.62%) C
9 5 (2.62%) C++
9 5 (2.62%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.05%) Groovy
10 2 (1.05%) RPG
Qualifications
1 3 (1.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (1.05%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (1.05%) Degree
3 1 (0.52%) MCITP
3 1 (0.52%) MCSA
3 1 (0.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.76%) SLA
2 1 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (5.24%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (1.57%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.52%) Docker
3 1 (0.52%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.52%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (0.52%) CASB
1 1 (0.52%) FortiGate
1 1 (0.52%) Nmap
1 1 (0.52%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 55 (28.80%) Microsoft
2 18 (9.42%) Oracle
3 12 (6.28%) VMware
4 11 (5.76%) Cisco
5 7 (3.66%) Facebook
5 7 (3.66%) Xamarin
6 6 (3.14%) Rackspace
6 6 (3.14%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (1.57%) Capita
7 3 (1.57%) Pegasus
7 3 (1.57%) Sage
7 3 (1.57%) Tableau
7 3 (1.57%) Xero
8 1 (0.52%) Cognos
8 1 (0.52%) SAP