Period
to 17 December 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 17 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 14 5 11
Rank change year-on-year -9 +6 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 115 237 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 11.64% 17.83% 14.38%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 41.97% 56.70% 61.39%
Number of salaries quoted 95 198 164
Coventry median annual salary £40,000 £43,000 £40,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.98% +6.83% +0.63%
10th Percentile £30,375 £29,500 £28,475
90th Percentile £53,250 £61,250 £58,375
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 274 418 316
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 27.73% 31.45% 23.42%
Number of salaries quoted 226 316 265
Coventry median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £20,000 £29,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £58,125 £61,250 £58,250
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%

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 17 December 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Coventry

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 62 (53.91%) C#
2 57 (49.57%) .NET
3 55 (47.83%) SQL
4 42 (36.52%) JavaScript
4 42 (36.52%) ASP.NET
5 39 (33.91%) MVC
6 38 (33.04%) HTML
6 38 (33.04%) ASP.NET MVC
7 37 (32.17%) CSS
8 36 (31.30%) Microsoft
9 29 (25.22%) Windows
9 29 (25.22%) Oracle
9 29 (25.22%) AngularJS
10 23 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
10 23 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
11 21 (18.26%) Windows Server
12 19 (16.52%) Linux
12 19 (16.52%) Web Development
13 18 (15.65%) Hyper-V
13 18 (15.65%) Visual Studio
13 18 (15.65%) T-SQL
14 17 (14.78%) ITIL
15 16 (13.91%) SOAP
16 15 (13.04%) XSLT
17 14 (12.17%) Web Services
17 14 (12.17%) Umbraco
17 14 (12.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 14 (12.17%) React
18 13 (11.30%) Razor View Engine
18 13 (11.30%) Active Directory

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 14 (12.17%) Umbraco
2 13 (11.30%) CMS
3 11 (9.57%) BizTalk Server
4 10 (8.70%) IIS
5 3 (2.61%) Confluence
6 2 (1.74%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.87%) GlassFish
7 1 (0.87%) JBoss
7 1 (0.87%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.87%) OpenEdge
7 1 (0.87%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.87%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (6.09%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.74%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.74%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 11 (9.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (5.22%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.87%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.87%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.87%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.57%) DNS
1 11 (9.57%) Firewall
1 11 (9.57%) TCP/IP
2 10 (8.70%) DHCP
2 10 (8.70%) FTP
2 10 (8.70%) HTTP
2 10 (8.70%) Network Security
2 10 (8.70%) SSH
2 10 (8.70%) VPN
3 2 (1.74%) SSL
4 1 (0.87%) SAN
4 1 (0.87%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.96%) SQL Server 2012
1 8 (6.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (6.09%) MySQL
2 7 (6.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (6.09%) SSDT
3 5 (4.35%) Relational Database
3 5 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (3.48%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (3.48%) NoSQL
5 3 (2.61%) DB2
5 3 (2.61%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.74%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (1.74%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.74%) OLTP
6 2 (1.74%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (1.74%) Power BI
6 2 (1.74%) QlikView
6 2 (1.74%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.87%) Data Mart
7 1 (0.87%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 18 (15.65%) Visual Studio
2 9 (7.83%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (5.22%) Subversion
4 3 (2.61%) Git (software)
4 3 (2.61%) JIRA
4 3 (2.61%) TeamCity
5 2 (1.74%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.74%) JUnit
5 2 (1.74%) Selenium
5 2 (1.74%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (0.87%) Concordion
6 1 (0.87%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.87%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.87%) FitNesse
6 1 (0.87%) Maven
6 1 (0.87%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.87%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.87%) Toad
General
1 7 (6.09%) Manufacturing
2 3 (2.61%) Finance
3 2 (1.74%) General Ledger
3 2 (1.74%) Retail
4 1 (0.87%) Back Office
4 1 (0.87%) Law
Job Titles
1 50 (43.48%) Developer
2 22 (19.13%) .NET Developer
2 22 (19.13%) Analyst
3 18 (15.65%) DBA
4 17 (14.78%) Support Analyst
5 16 (13.91%) SQL DBA
6 13 (11.30%) C# Developer
6 13 (11.30%) Software Developer
7 12 (10.43%) C# .NET Developer
8 10 (8.70%) Applications Support
8 10 (8.70%) Technical Analyst
8 10 (8.70%) Technical Support
8 10 (8.70%) Technical Support Analyst
9 9 (7.83%) SQL Server DBA
10 7 (6.09%) Team Leader
11 6 (5.22%) Full Stack Developer
11 6 (5.22%) Support Team Leader
12 5 (4.35%) Applications Support Analyst
12 5 (4.35%) ASP.NET Developer
12 5 (4.35%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (49.57%) .NET
2 42 (36.52%) ASP.NET
3 38 (33.04%) ASP.NET MVC
3 38 (33.04%) HTML
4 37 (32.17%) CSS
5 29 (25.22%) AngularJS
6 23 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 16 (13.91%) SOAP
8 15 (13.04%) XSLT
9 14 (12.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 14 (12.17%) React
9 14 (12.17%) Web Services
10 13 (11.30%) Razor View Engine
11 12 (10.43%) RESTful
12 10 (8.70%) .NET Core
13 9 (7.83%) HTML5
14 8 (6.96%) jQuery
14 8 (6.96%) XML
15 7 (6.09%) CSS3
15 7 (6.09%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.70%) Mobile App
2 8 (6.96%) Self-Motivation
3 6 (5.22%) Clustering
3 6 (5.22%) Management Information System
3 6 (5.22%) SCADA
4 4 (3.48%) Replication
5 3 (2.61%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.61%) Industry 4.0
5 3 (2.61%) Public Cloud
6 2 (1.74%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.74%) User Experience
7 1 (0.87%) CMDB
7 1 (0.87%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.87%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.87%) PMI
7 1 (0.87%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 29 (25.22%) Windows
2 21 (18.26%) Windows Server
3 19 (16.52%) Linux
4 7 (6.09%) Unix
5 1 (0.87%) Android
5 1 (0.87%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.87%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.87%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (33.91%) MVC
2 23 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (16.52%) Web Development
4 17 (14.78%) ITIL
5 13 (11.30%) TDD
6 10 (8.70%) SOA
6 10 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
7 9 (7.83%) Front End Development
7 9 (7.83%) OO
8 8 (6.96%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (6.96%) Time Management
9 7 (6.09%) Change Control
9 7 (6.09%) Principle of Least Privilege
9 7 (6.09%) Virtual Environments
10 6 (5.22%) BDD
10 6 (5.22%) Data Extraction
10 6 (5.22%) ERP
10 6 (5.22%) Scrum
10 6 (5.22%) Software Engineering
11 5 (4.35%) Unified Process
Programming Languages
1 62 (53.91%) C#
2 55 (47.83%) SQL
3 42 (36.52%) JavaScript
4 18 (15.65%) T-SQL
5 11 (9.57%) Java
6 10 (8.70%) PHP
7 7 (6.09%) C
7 7 (6.09%) Python
8 6 (5.22%) C++
8 6 (5.22%) PowerShell
9 3 (2.61%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.74%) Java 8
11 1 (0.87%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (1.74%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (0.87%) Degree
2 1 (0.87%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (1.74%) SLA
3 1 (0.87%) QA
System Software
1 18 (15.65%) Hyper-V
2 13 (11.30%) Active Directory
3 10 (8.70%) XenServer
4 1 (0.87%) Docker
4 1 (0.87%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 36 (31.30%) Microsoft
2 29 (25.22%) Oracle
3 10 (8.70%) Hitachi
4 7 (6.09%) Remedy
5 4 (3.48%) VMware
6 2 (1.74%) Pegasus
6 2 (1.74%) Sage
6 2 (1.74%) SAP
6 2 (1.74%) Xero
7 1 (0.87%) CyberArk
7 1 (0.87%) IBM