Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicester 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 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Leicestershire > Leicester
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 8 8 6
Rank change year-on-year 0 -2 -3
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 143 176 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 25.09% 21.70% 21.99%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 74.87% 65.19% 64.84%
Number of salaries quoted 139 167 194
Leicester median annual salary £35,000 £41,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.63% - -
10th Percentile £23,500 £27,500 £21,500
90th Percentile £55,250 £52,500 £68,500
Leicestershire median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% +2.56% -2.50%

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 Leicester with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Leicester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 191 270 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 33.51% 33.29% 33.91%
Number of salaries quoted 187 259 246
Leicester median annual salary £37,000 £40,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.50% -2.44% +5.13%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £24,625
90th Percentile £52,500 £52,500 £54,375
Leicestershire median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% - +6.67%

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

Job postings citing SQL Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leicester.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in Leicester

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Salary trend for SQL Server in Leicester

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Leicester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server in Leicester over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Leicester

For the 6 months to 17 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 Leicester region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 112 (78.32%) C#
2 109 (76.22%) .NET
3 101 (70.63%) CSS
4 100 (69.93%) HTML
5 99 (69.23%) ASP.NET
6 98 (68.53%) MVC
7 94 (65.73%) JavaScript
8 76 (53.15%) jQuery
9 73 (51.05%) SQL
10 64 (44.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 58 (40.56%) .NET Framework
12 49 (34.27%) Entity Framework
12 49 (34.27%) Agile Software Development
13 39 (27.27%) Google
14 37 (25.87%) ASP.NET MVC
15 32 (22.38%) Microsoft
16 25 (17.48%) Web Services
16 25 (17.48%) HTML5
16 25 (17.48%) Unit Testing
16 25 (17.48%) ASP.NET Web API
16 25 (17.48%) Greenfield Project
17 24 (16.78%) Retail
18 23 (16.08%) Continuous Integration
19 22 (15.38%) AngularJS
20 21 (14.69%) E-Commerce
21 20 (13.99%) Web Development
22 19 (13.29%) T-SQL
23 18 (12.59%) Team Foundation Server
24 17 (11.89%) CSS3
24 17 (11.89%) RESTful

SQL Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicester 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 3 (2.10%) CMS
1 3 (2.10%) SharePoint
1 3 (2.10%) Tomcat
2 2 (1.40%) Apache
2 2 (1.40%) Moodle
2 2 (1.40%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.70%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.70%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.70%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 15 (10.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.40%) SaaS
3 1 (0.70%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.70%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.70%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.70%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (0.70%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (9.09%) LAN
1 13 (9.09%) WAN
2 12 (8.39%) Wireless
3 9 (6.29%) TCP/IP
4 3 (2.10%) DNS
4 3 (2.10%) Firewall
4 3 (2.10%) SAN
4 3 (2.10%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (6.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (5.59%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (4.20%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (3.50%) MySQL
5 4 (2.80%) Relational Database
5 4 (2.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (2.10%) Big Data
6 3 (2.10%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.40%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (1.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.70%) GIS
8 1 (0.70%) MariaDB
8 1 (0.70%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.70%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.70%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.70%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 18 (12.59%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (9.79%) Moq
3 9 (6.29%) Visual Studio
4 3 (2.10%) MSTest
4 3 (2.10%) NUnit
5 1 (0.70%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.70%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.70%) JIRA
5 1 (0.70%) Mercurial
5 1 (0.70%) Selenium
5 1 (0.70%) WebDriver
General
1 24 (16.78%) Retail
2 6 (4.20%) Finance
2 6 (4.20%) Marketing
3 3 (2.10%) Games
3 3 (2.10%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.70%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 114 (79.72%) Developer
2 88 (61.54%) .NET Developer
3 30 (20.98%) C# Developer
4 24 (16.78%) Senior Developer
5 21 (14.69%) C# .NET Developer
6 19 (13.29%) Senior .NET Developer
7 17 (11.89%) Software Developer
8 14 (9.79%) .NET Software Developer
9 13 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
10 12 (8.39%) SQL Developer
10 12 (8.39%) Support Engineer
10 12 (8.39%) Web Developer
11 11 (7.69%) Applications Support
11 11 (7.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 11 (7.69%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 10 (6.99%) 3rd Line Support
13 9 (6.29%) Analyst
13 9 (6.29%) Graduate
13 9 (6.29%) Graduate .NET Developer
13 9 (6.29%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (76.22%) .NET
2 101 (70.63%) CSS
3 100 (69.93%) HTML
4 99 (69.23%) ASP.NET
5 76 (53.15%) jQuery
6 64 (44.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 58 (40.56%) .NET Framework
8 49 (34.27%) Entity Framework
9 37 (25.87%) ASP.NET MVC
10 25 (17.48%) ASP.NET Web API
10 25 (17.48%) HTML5
10 25 (17.48%) Web Services
11 22 (15.38%) AngularJS
12 17 (11.89%) CSS3
12 17 (11.89%) RESTful
13 16 (11.19%) XML
14 14 (9.79%) .NET Core
15 5 (3.50%) Apache Cordova
15 5 (3.50%) React
15 5 (3.50%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 25 (17.48%) Greenfield Project
2 17 (11.89%) User Experience
3 9 (6.29%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (6.29%) Clustering
4 6 (4.20%) EPoS
5 5 (3.50%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.40%) Learning Management System
7 1 (0.70%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.70%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.70%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.70%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 14 (9.79%) Windows
2 13 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (8.39%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (4.90%) Android
4 7 (4.90%) Apple iOS
5 5 (3.50%) Windows Server
6 3 (2.10%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.70%) CentOS
7 1 (0.70%) Fedora
7 1 (0.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (68.53%) MVC
2 49 (34.27%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (17.48%) Unit Testing
4 23 (16.08%) Continuous Integration
5 21 (14.69%) E-Commerce
6 20 (13.99%) Web Development
7 16 (11.19%) Responsive Web Design
8 14 (9.79%) Dependency Injection
9 11 (7.69%) Front End Development
10 9 (6.29%) Customer Engagement
10 9 (6.29%) Network Load Balancing
11 8 (5.59%) ITIL
12 7 (4.90%) OO
12 7 (4.90%) Software Engineering
13 6 (4.20%) Business Intelligence
13 6 (4.20%) ERP
13 6 (4.20%) MVVM
14 5 (3.50%) High Availability
14 5 (3.50%) OOP
14 5 (3.50%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 112 (78.32%) C#
2 94 (65.73%) JavaScript
3 73 (51.05%) SQL
4 19 (13.29%) T-SQL
5 13 (9.09%) PL/SQL
6 10 (6.99%) VB.NET
7 4 (2.80%) Python
7 4 (2.80%) TypeScript
8 3 (2.10%) C++
8 3 (2.10%) Java
9 2 (1.40%) C
9 2 (1.40%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.70%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (4.20%) Degree
1 6 (4.20%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 4 (2.80%) CCNA
2 4 (2.80%) CCNP
2 4 (2.80%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (2.10%) HND
4 2 (1.40%) MCSE
4 2 (1.40%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.40%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.40%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.70%) MCITP
5 1 (0.70%) MCP
5 1 (0.70%) MCSA
5 1 (0.70%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.70%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (9.79%) Active Directory
1 14 (9.79%) Docker
2 11 (7.69%) Hyper-V
3 3 (2.10%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (6.29%) Microsoft Clustering
2 3 (2.10%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.70%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.70%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 39 (27.27%) Google
2 32 (22.38%) Microsoft
3 10 (6.99%) Oracle
3 10 (6.99%) Twitter
4 6 (4.20%) SAP
4 6 (4.20%) Workday
5 4 (2.80%) DevExpress
5 4 (2.80%) Telerik
5 4 (2.80%) VMware
6 2 (1.40%) Adobe
6 2 (1.40%) Blackboard
6 2 (1.40%) Cisco
6 2 (1.40%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.70%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.70%) Citrix
7 1 (0.70%) Dell
7 1 (0.70%) HP
7 1 (0.70%) Juniper
7 1 (0.70%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.70%) Sage