The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 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 23 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
East Midlands / Leicestershire
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 8 3
Rank change year-on-year -4 -5  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 110 115 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 15.17% 17.29% 30.77%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 57.89% 66.86% 75.60%
Number of salaries quoted 87 108 194
Median salary £39,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.42% -12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £21,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £45,700
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 Leicestershire with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Leicestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 190 172 291
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 26.21% 25.86% 40.70%
Number of salaries quoted 155 155 246
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £48,100
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicestershire 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 Leicestershire

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Salary trend for SQL Server in Leicestershire

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server in Leicestershire over the 3 months to 23 April 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Leicestershire

SQL Server
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 23 April 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
Leicester 0 59 £40,000 +6.66% 16
Hinckley - 5 £42,500 - 1
Market Harborough 0 3 £37,500 -16.66% 1
Loughborough - 2 £35,000 -
Ashby-de-la-Zouch 0 1 £32,500 -7.14%
SQL Server
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 154 (65.25%) .NET
2 143 (60.59%) C#
3 141 (59.75%) SQL
4 121 (51.27%) ASP.NET
5 88 (37.29%) MVC
6 80 (33.90%) Agile Software Development
7 71 (30.08%) JavaScript
8 70 (29.66%) CSS
9 66 (27.97%) Microsoft
10 63 (26.69%) ASP.NET MVC
11 62 (26.27%) T-SQL
12 56 (23.73%) HTML
13 54 (22.88%) Windows
14 53 (22.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 49 (20.76%) AngularJS
16 48 (20.34%) jQuery
17 47 (19.92%) .NET Framework
17 47 (19.92%) Analytical Skills
18 43 (18.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 43 (18.22%) XML
19 41 (17.37%) Business Intelligence
20 39 (16.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 37 (15.68%) Visual Studio
22 36 (15.25%) VB.NET
23 32 (13.56%) Mentoring
24 31 (13.14%) ASP.NET Web API
25 29 (12.29%) SQL Server 2008
26 28 (11.86%) Degree
27 24 (10.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
27 24 (10.17%) SharePoint

SQL Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 24 (10.17%) SharePoint
2 11 (4.66%) IIS
3 7 (2.97%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (2.54%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (1.27%) CMS
5 3 (1.27%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.85%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 22 (9.32%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (2.54%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (2.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (2.12%) Dynamics AX
1 5 (2.12%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.42%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 15 (6.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (5.08%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.69%) Office 365
4 2 (0.85%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.85%) Amazon S3
4 2 (0.85%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (0.85%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 2 (0.85%) Dynamics 365
4 2 (0.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.81%) LAN
2 6 (2.54%) TCP/IP
2 6 (2.54%) WAN
3 4 (1.69%) DHCP
3 4 (1.69%) DNS
4 3 (1.27%) Internet
4 3 (1.27%) Remote Desktop
4 3 (1.27%) SAN
4 3 (1.27%) VoIP
4 3 (1.27%) Wireless
5 2 (0.85%) Firewall
5 2 (0.85%) LDAP
5 2 (0.85%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (22.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 39 (16.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 29 (12.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 24 (10.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 23 (9.75%) Data Warehouse
6 22 (9.32%) MongoDB
7 20 (8.47%) SQL Server 2014
8 14 (5.93%) Oracle Database
9 12 (5.08%) NoSQL
9 12 (5.08%) SQL Server 2005
9 12 (5.08%) SQL Server 2012
10 11 (4.66%) MySQL
11 8 (3.39%) PostgreSQL
12 7 (2.97%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 7 (2.97%) QlikView
13 5 (2.12%) DTS
13 5 (2.12%) RavenDB
13 5 (2.12%) Relational Database
13 5 (2.12%) SQL Server 2016
14 3 (1.27%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 37 (15.68%) Visual Studio
2 14 (5.93%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (5.08%) Git (software)
4 7 (2.97%) TeamCity
5 3 (1.27%) MSBuild
6 2 (0.85%) Selenium
6 2 (0.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.42%) JIRA
General
1 23 (9.75%) Finance
2 15 (6.36%) Retail
3 11 (4.66%) Manufacturing
4 6 (2.54%) Pharmaceutical
5 5 (2.12%) Banking
6 4 (1.69%) Automotive
7 3 (1.27%) Advertising
8 2 (0.85%) Back Office
8 2 (0.85%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.42%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.42%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 152 (64.41%) Developer
2 90 (38.14%) .NET Developer
3 65 (27.54%) C# Developer
4 57 (24.15%) C# .NET Developer
5 40 (16.95%) SQL Developer
6 32 (13.56%) ASP.NET Developer
7 26 (11.02%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 21 (8.90%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 17 (7.20%) Senior Developer
10 16 (6.78%) SQL Server Developer
11 15 (6.36%) Senior .NET Developer
11 15 (6.36%) Senior C# .NET Developer
11 15 (6.36%) Senior C# Developer
11 15 (6.36%) Software Developer
12 14 (5.93%) Analyst
12 14 (5.93%) Angular Developer
12 14 (5.93%) Senior SQL Developer
13 12 (5.08%) .NET Software Developer
13 12 (5.08%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 12 (5.08%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 154 (65.25%) .NET
2 121 (51.27%) ASP.NET
3 70 (29.66%) CSS
4 63 (26.69%) ASP.NET MVC
5 56 (23.73%) HTML
6 49 (20.76%) AngularJS
7 48 (20.34%) jQuery
8 47 (19.92%) .NET Framework
9 43 (18.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 43 (18.22%) XML
10 31 (13.14%) ASP.NET Web API
11 21 (8.90%) RESTful
12 20 (8.47%) Ajax
12 20 (8.47%) JSON
12 20 (8.47%) Web Services
13 19 (8.05%) Entity Framework
14 16 (6.78%) CSS3
14 16 (6.78%) HTML5
15 15 (6.36%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 11 (4.66%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 47 (19.92%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (9.32%) Greenfield Project
3 20 (8.47%) Computer Science
4 17 (7.20%) Mobile App
5 12 (5.08%) Clustering
6 9 (3.81%) Management Information System
7 7 (2.97%) Life Science
8 6 (2.54%) NHS
9 5 (2.12%) Fintech
10 3 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (1.27%) EPoS
11 2 (0.85%) N-Tier
12 1 (0.42%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.42%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 54 (22.88%) Windows
2 18 (7.63%) Windows Server
3 16 (6.78%) Linux
4 7 (2.97%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (2.12%) Unix
6 4 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.42%) Android
7 1 (0.42%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.42%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (37.29%) MVC
2 80 (33.90%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (17.37%) Business Intelligence
4 32 (13.56%) Mentoring
5 21 (8.90%) Kanban
6 19 (8.05%) Logistics
6 19 (8.05%) OO
6 19 (8.05%) Performance Tuning
7 16 (6.78%) SDLC
7 16 (6.78%) Software Engineering
8 15 (6.36%) CRM
8 15 (6.36%) User Acceptance Testing
8 15 (6.36%) Web Application Development
9 14 (5.93%) Web Development
10 13 (5.51%) ETL
10 13 (5.51%) High Availability
10 13 (5.51%) Line Management
10 13 (5.51%) Scrum
11 12 (5.08%) Dependency Injection
11 12 (5.08%) IT Strategy
Programming Languages
1 143 (60.59%) C#
2 141 (59.75%) SQL
3 71 (30.08%) JavaScript
4 62 (26.27%) T-SQL
5 36 (15.25%) VB.NET
6 15 (6.36%) VB
7 11 (4.66%) PowerShell
8 10 (4.24%) C++
9 8 (3.39%) PHP
9 8 (3.39%) VBScript
10 7 (2.97%) F#
10 7 (2.97%) Java
10 7 (2.97%) Ruby
11 5 (2.12%) VBA
12 4 (1.69%) C
13 3 (1.27%) VB6
14 1 (0.42%) Delphi
14 1 (0.42%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (11.86%) Degree
2 11 (4.66%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (2.12%) MCTS
3 5 (2.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (0.42%) A+ Certification
4 1 (0.42%) CCNA
4 1 (0.42%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.42%) MCP
4 1 (0.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.97%) QA
2 3 (1.27%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.42%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.42%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (4.24%) Docker
2 8 (3.39%) Active Directory
3 7 (2.97%) Hyper-V
4 4 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (1.27%) VMware Server
6 2 (0.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (2.97%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 7 (2.97%) Kibana
1 7 (2.97%) WSUS
2 6 (2.54%) SCCM
3 3 (1.27%) Failover Clustering
3 3 (1.27%) Microsoft Clustering
3 3 (1.27%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (0.42%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 66 (27.97%) Microsoft
2 18 (7.63%) Oracle
3 11 (4.66%) Tableau
3 11 (4.66%) Xamarin
4 7 (2.97%) HP
4 7 (2.97%) VMware
5 6 (2.54%) Cognos
5 6 (2.54%) Dell
6 5 (2.12%) JD Edwards
6 5 (2.12%) SAP
7 3 (1.27%) Altiris
7 3 (1.27%) EMC
7 3 (1.27%) IBM
8 1 (0.42%) Cisco
8 1 (0.42%) NetApp
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