The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
England / East Midlands
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 6 7
Rank change year-on-year -3 +1  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 477 639 732
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 17.85% 19.74% 19.53%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 57.89% 60.97% 57.05%
Number of salaries quoted 421 545 627
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £26,050 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL Server is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
East Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 824 1048 1283
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 30.83% 32.38% 34.22%
Number of salaries quoted 722 834 1090
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands citing SQL Server as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in the East Midlands

SQL Server
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server in the East Midlands.

Salary trend for SQL Server in the East Midlands

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server in the East Midlands over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in the East Midlands

SQL Server
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire -3 178 £45,000 +5.88% 26
Northamptonshire +3 108 £42,500 +13.33% 11
Leicestershire -9 83 £40,000 +6.66% 20
Derbyshire +2 77 £40,000 +6.66% 7
Lincolnshire -2 20 £40,000 -7.51% 3
SQL Server
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 557 (59.64%) .NET
2 543 (58.14%) C#
3 430 (46.04%) SQL
4 415 (44.43%) ASP.NET
5 358 (38.33%) Microsoft
6 334 (35.76%) MVC
7 316 (33.83%) Agile Software Development
8 288 (30.84%) JavaScript
9 275 (29.44%) HTML
10 255 (27.30%) CSS
11 252 (26.98%) ASP.NET MVC
12 199 (21.31%) Windows
13 197 (21.09%) .NET Framework
14 172 (18.42%) T-SQL
15 162 (17.34%) TDD
16 148 (15.85%) Business Intelligence
17 141 (15.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 138 (14.78%) SQL Server 2016
18 138 (14.78%) AngularJS
19 137 (14.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 133 (14.24%) jQuery
21 132 (14.13%) ASP.NET MVC 5
22 129 (13.81%) SQL Server 2008
23 121 (12.96%) ASP.NET Web API
24 120 (12.85%) WCF
25 116 (12.42%) Web Application Development
26 114 (12.21%) Data Warehouse
26 114 (12.21%) Web Services
27 107 (11.46%) Web Development
28 106 (11.35%) Git (software)

SQL Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 55 (5.89%) SharePoint
2 51 (5.46%) MS Exchange
3 50 (5.35%) IIS
4 38 (4.07%) Exchange Server 2010
5 26 (2.78%) CMS
6 22 (2.36%) BizTalk Server
7 15 (1.61%) Umbraco
8 14 (1.50%) Skype for Business
9 12 (1.28%) EPiServer
9 12 (1.28%) SharePoint 2010
10 11 (1.18%) OpenStack
11 8 (0.86%) DNN
11 8 (0.86%) Elasticsearch
11 8 (0.86%) Hyperledger
11 8 (0.86%) JBoss
11 8 (0.86%) K2 blackpearl
11 8 (0.86%) SharePoint 2013
12 7 (0.75%) nginx
12 7 (0.75%) Tomcat
13 6 (0.64%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 41 (4.39%) Microsoft Excel
2 16 (1.71%) Microsoft Office
3 14 (1.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 17 (1.82%) Dynamics AX
2 12 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (0.96%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 66 (7.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (2.25%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (1.39%) Google Play
4 11 (1.18%) Office 365
5 10 (1.07%) Cloud Computing
5 10 (1.07%) Dynamics 365
5 10 (1.07%) Sage Pay
6 7 (0.75%) SaaS
7 6 (0.64%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
8 3 (0.32%) Boomi
9 1 (0.11%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.11%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.11%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.11%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 67 (7.17%) SAN
2 45 (4.82%) Firewall
3 33 (3.53%) Internet
4 27 (2.89%) WAN
5 26 (2.78%) DNS
6 25 (2.68%) LAN
7 19 (2.03%) DHCP
8 13 (1.39%) VLAN
8 13 (1.39%) Wireless
9 12 (1.28%) VoIP
10 8 (0.86%) Cisco ASA
10 8 (0.86%) MPLS
10 8 (0.86%) VPN
11 6 (0.64%) Intranet
11 6 (0.64%) NetScaler
11 6 (0.64%) Wi-Fi
12 5 (0.54%) NAS
12 5 (0.54%) Skype
12 5 (0.54%) TCP/IP
13 4 (0.43%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 141 (15.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 138 (14.78%) SQL Server 2016
3 137 (14.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 129 (13.81%) SQL Server 2008
5 114 (12.21%) Data Warehouse
6 87 (9.31%) NoSQL
6 87 (9.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 73 (7.82%) SQL Server 2005
8 66 (7.07%) SQL Server 2012
9 63 (6.75%) MongoDB
10 57 (6.10%) SQL Server 2014
11 48 (5.14%) Power BI
12 37 (3.96%) MySQL
13 36 (3.85%) Big Data
14 34 (3.64%) Crystal Reports
15 27 (2.89%) Relational Database
16 22 (2.36%) PostgreSQL
17 21 (2.25%) RavenDB
18 18 (1.93%) OLAP
19 17 (1.82%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 106 (11.35%) Git (software)
2 95 (10.17%) Visual Studio
3 66 (7.07%) Team Foundation Server
4 21 (2.25%) Subversion
5 16 (1.71%) MSBuild
6 14 (1.50%) CruiseControl
7 12 (1.28%) JIRA
8 11 (1.18%) Jenkins
8 11 (1.18%) Mercurial
9 10 (1.07%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 8 (0.86%) NUnit
10 8 (0.86%) TestComplete
11 7 (0.75%) TeamCity
12 6 (0.64%) MSTest
13 5 (0.54%) Selenium
14 4 (0.43%) AppVeyor
14 4 (0.43%) Cucumber
14 4 (0.43%) SpecFlow
15 2 (0.21%) Bitbucket
15 2 (0.21%) gulp
General
1 88 (9.42%) Finance
2 58 (6.21%) Advertising
3 38 (4.07%) Retail
4 34 (3.64%) Manufacturing
5 20 (2.14%) Games
6 17 (1.82%) Law
7 13 (1.39%) Legal
7 13 (1.39%) Pharmaceutical
8 5 (0.54%) Banking
8 5 (0.54%) Marketing
9 4 (0.43%) Local Government
9 4 (0.43%) Telecoms
10 3 (0.32%) Back Office
11 2 (0.21%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.21%) Automotive
11 2 (0.21%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.11%) Billing
12 1 (0.11%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 570 (61.03%) Developer
2 330 (35.33%) .NET Developer
3 189 (20.24%) C# Developer
4 146 (15.63%) C# .NET Developer
5 126 (13.49%) ASP.NET Developer
6 106 (11.35%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 86 (9.21%) Software Developer
8 74 (7.92%) SQL Developer
9 69 (7.39%) Analyst
10 65 (6.96%) Senior Developer
11 58 (6.21%) DBA
12 56 (6.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 52 (5.57%) SQL DBA
14 48 (5.14%) Web Developer
15 45 (4.82%) .NET Software Developer
15 45 (4.82%) Administrator
16 42 (4.50%) C# Software Developer
17 40 (4.28%) Senior .NET Developer
18 36 (3.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
19 35 (3.75%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 557 (59.64%) .NET
2 415 (44.43%) ASP.NET
3 275 (29.44%) HTML
4 255 (27.30%) CSS
5 252 (26.98%) ASP.NET MVC
6 197 (21.09%) .NET Framework
7 138 (14.78%) AngularJS
8 133 (14.24%) jQuery
9 132 (14.13%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 121 (12.96%) ASP.NET Web API
11 120 (12.85%) WCF
12 114 (12.21%) Web Services
13 106 (11.35%) Node.js
14 101 (10.81%) RESTful
15 98 (10.49%) HTML5
16 90 (9.64%) Entity Framework
17 80 (8.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 68 (7.28%) CSS3
19 60 (6.42%) KnockoutJS
20 48 (5.14%) Code First Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 81 (8.67%) Greenfield Project
2 64 (6.85%) Enterprise Software
3 57 (6.10%) Analytical Skills
4 49 (5.25%) Computer Science
5 47 (5.03%) Clustering
6 36 (3.85%) Mobile App
7 35 (3.75%) Fintech
8 16 (1.71%) Management Information System
9 14 (1.50%) Data Centre
9 14 (1.50%) iPhone
10 13 (1.39%) Replication
11 9 (0.96%) NHS
12 8 (0.86%) Client/Server
12 8 (0.86%) Graphic Design
12 8 (0.86%) N-Tier
12 8 (0.86%) User Experience
13 7 (0.75%) Life Science
14 6 (0.64%) iPad
15 5 (0.54%) Bitcoin
15 5 (0.54%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 199 (21.31%) Windows
2 91 (9.74%) Windows Server
3 43 (4.60%) Linux
4 19 (2.03%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (2.03%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (1.82%) Android
6 13 (1.39%) Unix
7 8 (0.86%) Windows 7
8 4 (0.43%) Windows 8
9 3 (0.32%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.21%) CentOS
11 1 (0.11%) AIX
11 1 (0.11%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.11%) Debian
11 1 (0.11%) Solaris
11 1 (0.11%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 334 (35.76%) MVC
2 316 (33.83%) Agile Software Development
3 162 (17.34%) TDD
4 148 (15.85%) Business Intelligence
5 116 (12.42%) Web Application Development
6 107 (11.46%) Web Development
7 105 (11.24%) Scrum
8 91 (9.74%) BDD
9 68 (7.28%) ETL
10 63 (6.75%) ITIL
11 57 (6.10%) Continuous Integration
12 54 (5.78%) SDLC
13 53 (5.67%) CRM
14 52 (5.57%) OO
15 49 (5.25%) Unit Testing
16 48 (5.14%) Software Engineering
17 46 (4.93%) Performance Tuning
18 36 (3.85%) Mentoring
19 35 (3.75%) SOLID
20 33 (3.53%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 543 (58.14%) C#
2 430 (46.04%) SQL
3 288 (30.84%) JavaScript
4 172 (18.42%) T-SQL
5 67 (7.17%) Ruby
6 65 (6.96%) VB.NET
7 56 (6.00%) VB
8 43 (4.60%) PowerShell
9 16 (1.71%) VB6
9 16 (1.71%) VBA
10 14 (1.50%) Java
11 13 (1.39%) PHP
12 12 (1.28%) VBScript
13 9 (0.96%) Shell Script
13 9 (0.96%) TypeScript
14 8 (0.86%) C++
14 8 (0.86%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
15 5 (0.54%) C
15 5 (0.54%) PL/SQL
15 5 (0.54%) Python
Qualifications
1 92 (9.85%) Degree
2 77 (8.24%) Microsoft Certification
3 50 (5.35%) MCITP
4 38 (4.07%) Computer Science Degree
4 38 (4.07%) MCSE
5 33 (3.53%) Security Cleared
6 23 (2.46%) SC Cleared
7 12 (1.28%) CCNA
7 12 (1.28%) Cisco Certification
8 11 (1.18%) Master's Degree
9 7 (0.75%) CISSP
9 7 (0.75%) CompTIA Security+
9 7 (0.75%) Security+ Certification
10 5 (0.54%) CCNP
10 5 (0.54%) MCSA
10 5 (0.54%) MCTS
10 5 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 3 (0.32%) HND
11 3 (0.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 2 (0.21%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (1.82%) Data Quality
1 17 (1.82%) QA
2 14 (1.50%) ISO 9001
3 11 (1.18%) PCI DSS
4 7 (0.75%) SLA
5 2 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 80 (8.57%) Active Directory
2 44 (4.71%) vSphere
3 36 (3.85%) Hyper-V
4 27 (2.89%) VMware Infrastructure
5 18 (1.93%) Docker
6 12 (1.28%) Virtual Machines
7 10 (1.07%) Terminal Services
8 8 (0.86%) XenDesktop
9 7 (0.75%) Xen
9 7 (0.75%) XenApp
10 6 (0.64%) Microsoft App-V
10 6 (0.64%) vCloud
11 3 (0.32%) VMware Server
12 2 (0.21%) Firmware
12 2 (0.21%) Snort
12 2 (0.21%) VMware Workstation
13 1 (0.11%) NFS
13 1 (0.11%) Oracle RAC
13 1 (0.11%) Samba
13 1 (0.11%) Squid
Systems Management
1 40 (4.28%) SCCM
2 33 (3.53%) SCOM
3 22 (2.36%) SCSM
4 8 (0.86%) Kibana
5 7 (0.75%) Failover Clustering
6 6 (0.64%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (0.64%) Puppet
6 6 (0.64%) ThinApp
7 5 (0.54%) Ansible
7 5 (0.54%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 5 (0.54%) logstash
7 5 (0.54%) Salt
8 3 (0.32%) Business Desktop Deployment
8 3 (0.32%) Microsoft Clustering
8 3 (0.32%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 3 (0.32%) WSUS
9 2 (0.21%) FortiGate
9 2 (0.21%) Oracle RMAN
9 2 (0.21%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 1 (0.11%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 358 (38.33%) Microsoft
2 66 (7.07%) VMware
3 62 (6.64%) Oracle
4 49 (5.25%) NetApp
5 38 (4.07%) Cisco
6 31 (3.32%) Facebook
7 26 (2.78%) Citrix
8 24 (2.57%) HP
8 24 (2.57%) SAP
9 23 (2.46%) SonicWALL
10 20 (2.14%) Tableau
11 17 (1.82%) Xamarin
12 16 (1.71%) JD Edwards
13 14 (1.50%) Google
14 10 (1.07%) IBM
14 10 (1.07%) iManage
14 10 (1.07%) ProCurve
15 9 (0.96%) EMC
15 9 (0.96%) Juniper
16 8 (0.86%) Sage
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £35k - 40k per year + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + flexible working + 25 days hol
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £25k - 50k per year + excellent benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Daventry, Northamptonshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Market Harborough, Leicestershire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sleaford, Lincolnshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £40000 per annum + flexible working + pension
Posted: 18 hours ago
Loughborough, Leicestershire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Brackley, Northamptonshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
The One Group
Salary: £0 - 40k per year + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Modis International
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Computer People
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Pimlico Banks Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Modis International
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Itecco
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £27,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
EMBS Ltd
Salary: £25k - 35k per year + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
D4 Digital Recruitment
Salary: From £32,000 to £40,000 per annum Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Computer People
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + pension + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
X4 Group
Salary: £50k - 60k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Spring Technology
Posted: 5 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £300 to £375 per day 3 month contract
Posted: 3 days ago