Period
to 20 April 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 20 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 8 7 13
Rank change year-on-year -1 +6 -8
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 222 194 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 16.48% 16.33% 13.04%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 58.27% 64.03% 57.14%
Number of salaries quoted 193 170 183
Coventry median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +8.97% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £26,475 £24,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £70,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% 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 381 303 329
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 28.29% 25.51% 22.82%
Number of salaries quoted 287 252 284
Coventry median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +1.27%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,750 £23,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £60,000 £57,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 20 April 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Coventry

For the 6 months to 20 April 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.

1 152 (68.47%) C#
2 125 (56.31%) .NET
3 107 (48.20%) ASP.NET
4 104 (46.85%) MVC
5 103 (46.40%) Agile Software Development
6 95 (42.79%) ASP.NET MVC
7 92 (41.44%) AngularJS
8 74 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
9 72 (32.43%) SQL
10 71 (31.98%) Microsoft
11 61 (27.48%) RESTful
12 60 (27.03%) TDD
13 57 (25.68%) BDD
14 54 (24.32%) JavaScript
15 52 (23.42%) KnockoutJS
16 51 (22.97%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 49 (22.07%) Web Application Development
17 49 (22.07%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 48 (21.62%) HTML
19 37 (16.67%) Scrum
20 34 (15.32%) XML
20 34 (15.32%) SQL Server 2016
21 33 (14.86%) Digital TV
22 32 (14.41%) Problem-Solving
23 28 (12.61%) SOAP
24 27 (12.16%) XSLT
25 26 (11.71%) CSS
26 24 (10.81%) ITIL
27 23 (10.36%) Business Intelligence
28 22 (9.91%) Web Services

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 (9.01%) BizTalk Server
2 16 (7.21%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.25%) Confluence
3 5 (2.25%) NServiceBus
4 4 (1.80%) IIS
5 3 (1.35%) OpenEdge
5 3 (1.35%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.45%) Drupal
6 1 (0.45%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.45%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 15 (6.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.90%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.90%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.45%) BPCS
2 1 (0.45%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 16 (7.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.80%) Azure Data Factory
2 4 (1.80%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
3 2 (0.90%) Dynamics 365
3 2 (0.90%) IaaS
3 2 (0.90%) Office 365
4 1 (0.45%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.45%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (0.45%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.45%) PaaS
4 1 (0.45%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 17 (7.66%) Internet
2 15 (6.76%) Hyperconnected
3 7 (3.15%) LAN
4 6 (2.70%) WAN
5 4 (1.80%) SAN
6 3 (1.35%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.45%) Bluetooth
7 1 (0.45%) DHCP
7 1 (0.45%) DNS
7 1 (0.45%) Intranet
7 1 (0.45%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (15.32%) SQL Server 2016
2 19 (8.56%) SQL Server 2014
3 16 (7.21%) Relational Database
3 16 (7.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (6.76%) Power BI
5 8 (3.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (3.15%) Big Data
6 7 (3.15%) Crystal Reports
6 7 (3.15%) HDInsight
6 7 (3.15%) MySQL
6 7 (3.15%) RDBMS
7 6 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (2.70%) Oracle Database
7 6 (2.70%) RavenDB
8 5 (2.25%) Event Store
8 5 (2.25%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (2.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (1.80%) Azure SQL Database
9 4 (1.80%) Data Lake
9 4 (1.80%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 19 (8.56%) Visual Studio
2 11 (4.95%) Git (software)
3 10 (4.50%) JIRA
4 6 (2.70%) Visual Studio Team System
5 5 (2.25%) Mercurial
5 5 (2.25%) SpecFlow
5 5 (2.25%) Subversion
5 5 (2.25%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 13 (5.86%) Finance
2 6 (2.70%) Manufacturing
3 5 (2.25%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.35%) Marketing
4 3 (1.35%) Retail
5 2 (0.90%) Automotive
5 2 (0.90%) Back Office
6 1 (0.45%) Advertising
6 1 (0.45%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 142 (63.96%) Developer
2 72 (32.43%) C# Developer
3 70 (31.53%) .NET Developer
4 37 (16.67%) Applications Support
5 36 (16.22%) Analyst
6 27 (12.16%) C# .NET Developer
7 24 (10.81%) Software Developer
8 23 (10.36%) Support Analyst
9 21 (9.46%) Applications Support Analyst
10 20 (9.01%) ASP.NET Developer
11 18 (8.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 17 (7.66%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 15 (6.76%) Agile .NET Developer
13 15 (6.76%) Agile C# Developer
13 15 (6.76%) Agile Developer
14 14 (6.31%) C# Software Developer
15 13 (5.86%) JavaScript Developer
16 11 (4.95%) DBA
17 10 (4.50%) Applications Developer
17 10 (4.50%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 125 (56.31%) .NET
2 107 (48.20%) ASP.NET
3 95 (42.79%) ASP.NET MVC
4 92 (41.44%) AngularJS
5 74 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
6 61 (27.48%) RESTful
7 52 (23.42%) KnockoutJS
8 51 (22.97%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 49 (22.07%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 48 (21.62%) HTML
11 34 (15.32%) XML
12 28 (12.61%) SOAP
13 27 (12.16%) XSLT
14 26 (11.71%) CSS
15 22 (9.91%) Web Services
16 20 (9.01%) React
17 10 (4.50%) jQuery
18 8 (3.60%) WCF
19 6 (2.70%) CSS3
19 6 (2.70%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 33 (14.86%) Digital TV
2 10 (4.50%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (3.15%) Mobile App
4 5 (2.25%) Driving Licence
5 4 (1.80%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (1.35%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.35%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.45%) BYOD
7 1 (0.45%) Fintech
7 1 (0.45%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.45%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.45%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.45%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 15 (6.76%) Windows
2 12 (5.41%) Windows Server
3 4 (1.80%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (1.35%) Windows 7
4 3 (1.35%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.45%) Android
5 1 (0.45%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.45%) Linux
5 1 (0.45%) Unix
5 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (46.85%) MVC
2 103 (46.40%) Agile Software Development
3 60 (27.03%) TDD
4 57 (25.68%) BDD
5 49 (22.07%) Web Application Development
6 37 (16.67%) Scrum
7 32 (14.41%) Problem-Solving
8 24 (10.81%) ITIL
9 23 (10.36%) Business Intelligence
10 20 (9.01%) Data Analysis
11 19 (8.56%) Continuous Integration
12 16 (7.21%) Kanban
13 15 (6.76%) Dependency Injection
13 15 (6.76%) Mentoring
14 14 (6.31%) SDLC
15 13 (5.86%) Front End Development
16 11 (4.95%) Service Delivery
17 10 (4.50%) Data Science
18 8 (3.60%) Unit Testing
18 8 (3.60%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 152 (68.47%) C#
2 72 (32.43%) SQL
3 54 (24.32%) JavaScript
4 15 (6.76%) PowerShell
5 7 (3.15%) T-SQL
6 4 (1.80%) Java
6 4 (1.80%) PL/SQL
7 3 (1.35%) Python
8 2 (0.90%) C
9 1 (0.45%) PHP
9 1 (0.45%) U-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (3.15%) Degree
2 3 (1.35%) HND
2 3 (1.35%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.90%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.25%) SLA
2 1 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.45%) PMO
2 1 (0.45%) QA
2 1 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (1.80%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (1.35%) Docker
2 3 (1.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.90%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.90%) vSphere
3 2 (0.90%) XenApp
4 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (0.45%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.45%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 2 (0.90%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.45%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.45%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (0.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 71 (31.98%) Microsoft
2 10 (4.50%) Oracle
3 9 (4.05%) VMware
4 8 (3.60%) Capita
5 7 (3.15%) Tableau
6 6 (2.70%) Cisco
7 5 (2.25%) Xamarin
8 4 (1.80%) HP
9 2 (0.90%) Citrix
9 2 (0.90%) Cognos
9 2 (0.90%) SAP
10 1 (0.45%) arcserve
10 1 (0.45%) Facebook
10 1 (0.45%) Google
10 1 (0.45%) IBM
10 1 (0.45%) NetApp
10 1 (0.45%) Netezza
10 1 (0.45%) Pegasus
10 1 (0.45%) Progress
10 1 (0.45%) QAD