Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Lichfield 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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Staffordshire > Lichfield
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 10 2
Rank change year-on-year -6 -8 +5
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 29 32 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lichfield 19.46% 24.06% 32.17%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 67.44% 65.31% 65.71%
Number of salaries quoted 25 32 45
Lichfield median annual salary £35,000 £35,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.41% -5.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £25,250 £21,625 £25,000
90th Percentile £43,550 £41,075 £50,000
Staffordshire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% +7.14%

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 Lichfield with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Lichfield
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 43 49 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lichfield 28.86% 36.84% 48.95%
Number of salaries quoted 39 48 62
Lichfield median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.67% +19.05%
10th Percentile £26,000 £22,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £44,000 £48,000 £57,500
Staffordshire median annual salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -2.78% +2.86% -

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Lichfield

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in Lichfield

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Lichfield

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

Salary trend for SQL Server in Lichfield

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Lichfield

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server in Lichfield over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Lichfield

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Lichfield region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 19 (65.52%) C#
2 14 (48.28%) .NET
3 11 (37.93%) SQL
4 10 (34.48%) ASP.NET
5 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
5 8 (27.59%) SDLC
6 7 (24.14%) WCF
6 7 (24.14%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (24.14%) VB.NET
6 7 (24.14%) MVC
7 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (20.69%) JavaScript
7 6 (20.69%) Business Analysis
7 6 (20.69%) Waterfall
8 5 (17.24%) AngularJS
8 5 (17.24%) Relational Database
8 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET Web API
8 5 (17.24%) SOLID
8 5 (17.24%) ISTQB
8 5 (17.24%) QA
8 5 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (17.24%) Manual Testing
8 5 (17.24%) VB
8 5 (17.24%) HTML
8 5 (17.24%) CSS
8 5 (17.24%) Web Services
8 5 (17.24%) TDD
8 5 (17.24%) VB6
9 4 (13.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (13.79%) Analytical Skills

SQL Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lichfield 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 1 (3.45%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) SaaS
2 2 (6.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (3.45%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.24%) Relational Database
2 4 (13.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (10.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (6.90%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (6.90%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (6.90%) IBM PureData
4 2 (6.90%) Power BI
4 2 (6.90%) QlikView
4 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (3.45%) Big Data
5 1 (3.45%) Data Mining
5 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (3.45%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Octopus Deploy
1 3 (10.34%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (10.34%) TeamCity
2 2 (6.90%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (6.90%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (6.90%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (62.07%) Developer
2 9 (31.03%) C# Developer
3 7 (24.14%) .NET Developer
3 7 (24.14%) C# .NET Developer
3 7 (24.14%) C# VB.NET Developer
3 7 (24.14%) VB.NET Developer
4 6 (20.69%) Analyst
5 5 (17.24%) Manual Test Analyst
5 5 (17.24%) Test Analyst
5 5 (17.24%) VB Developer
5 5 (17.24%) VB6 Developer
6 4 (13.79%) SQL Developer
7 3 (10.34%) .NET Development Team Leader
7 3 (10.34%) .NET Team Leader
7 3 (10.34%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 3 (10.34%) Development Team Leader
7 3 (10.34%) Software Developer
7 3 (10.34%) Team Leader
8 2 (6.90%) Junior SQL Developer
8 2 (6.90%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (48.28%) .NET
2 10 (34.48%) ASP.NET
3 7 (24.14%) WCF
4 5 (17.24%) AngularJS
4 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET Web API
4 5 (17.24%) CSS
4 5 (17.24%) HTML
4 5 (17.24%) Web Services
5 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 2 (6.90%) jQuery
6 2 (6.90%) SignalR
6 2 (6.90%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.45%) iPad
3 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) Windows
2 2 (6.90%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (3.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (27.59%) SDLC
2 7 (24.14%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (24.14%) MVC
3 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (20.69%) Business Analysis
3 6 (20.69%) Waterfall
4 5 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (17.24%) Manual Testing
4 5 (17.24%) SOLID
4 5 (17.24%) TDD
5 3 (10.34%) Analytics
5 3 (10.34%) Data Analytics
5 3 (10.34%) Data Integration
5 3 (10.34%) Dimensional Modelling
5 3 (10.34%) ETL
5 3 (10.34%) Web Design
6 2 (6.90%) Data Management
6 2 (6.90%) Dependency Injection
6 2 (6.90%) Master Data Management
6 2 (6.90%) OO
Programming Languages
1 19 (65.52%) C#
2 11 (37.93%) SQL
3 7 (24.14%) VB.NET
4 6 (20.69%) JavaScript
5 5 (17.24%) VB
5 5 (17.24%) VB6
6 2 (6.90%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.45%) CCENT
2 1 (3.45%) CCNA
2 1 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.45%) MCP
2 1 (3.45%) MCSA
2 1 (3.45%) MCSE
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.24%) QA
2 3 (10.34%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.45%) Hyper-V
1 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.90%) Cognos
2 2 (6.90%) IBM
2 2 (6.90%) Talend
3 1 (3.45%) Cisco
3 1 (3.45%) VMware