Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Lincoln 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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Lincolnshire > Lincoln
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 26 8
Rank change year-on-year +21 -18 -5
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 13 10 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lincoln 28.26% 6.99% 16.92%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 65.00% 18.87% 47.83%
Number of salaries quoted 13 10 14
Lincoln median annual salary £35,000 £41,250 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.15% +35.25% -24.69%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,000 £21,750
90th Percentile £48,750 £67,500 £38,750
Lincolnshire median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,641
% change year-on-year -12.50% +12.23% -4.96%

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 Lincoln with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Lincoln
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 20 53 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lincoln 43.48% 37.06% 35.38%
Number of salaries quoted 20 52 23
Lincoln median annual salary £33,000 £42,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.35% +41.67% -7.69%
10th Percentile £27,500 £30,000 £21,750
90th Percentile £49,000 £55,000 £38,600
Lincolnshire median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year -12.50% +19.40% +1.52%

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Lincoln

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in Lincoln

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Lincoln

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

Salary trend for SQL Server in Lincoln

For the 6 months to 19 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 Lincoln region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 13 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (84.62%) ASP.NET
2 11 (84.62%) C#
3 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (53.85%) RESTful
3 7 (53.85%) BDD
4 6 (46.15%) .NET Framework
4 6 (46.15%) WCF
5 5 (38.46%) jQuery
5 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (38.46%) NoSQL
5 5 (38.46%) MVC
5 5 (38.46%) OO
5 5 (38.46%) SQL
5 5 (38.46%) T-SQL
5 5 (38.46%) Web Services
6 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
6 4 (30.77%) Advertising
6 4 (30.77%) TDD
6 4 (30.77%) Entity Framework
6 4 (30.77%) Node.js
6 4 (30.77%) Facebook
6 4 (30.77%) Web Application Development
6 4 (30.77%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (30.77%) Ruby
6 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
6 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2016
6 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 4 (30.77%) Code First Entity Framework

SQL Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lincoln 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 (7.69%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) NoSQL
2 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (7.69%) MongoDB
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (30.77%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (46.15%) .NET Developer
3 5 (38.46%) C# Developer
4 3 (23.08%) C# Programmer
4 3 (23.08%) Programmer
5 2 (15.38%) Software Developer
6 1 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (84.62%) ASP.NET
3 7 (53.85%) RESTful
4 6 (46.15%) .NET Framework
4 6 (46.15%) WCF
5 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (38.46%) jQuery
5 5 (38.46%) Web Services
6 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (30.77%) Code First Entity Framework
6 4 (30.77%) Entity Framework
6 4 (30.77%) Node.js
7 3 (23.08%) CSS
7 3 (23.08%) CSS3
7 3 (23.08%) HTML
7 3 (23.08%) HTML5
7 3 (23.08%) SOAP
7 3 (23.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (15.38%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (23.08%) Web 2.0
3 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (53.85%) BDD
2 5 (38.46%) MVC
2 5 (38.46%) OO
3 4 (30.77%) TDD
3 4 (30.77%) Web Application Development
4 3 (23.08%) OOD
4 3 (23.08%) Unit Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Agile Project Management
5 2 (15.38%) Business Analysis
5 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
5 2 (15.38%) Project Management
5 2 (15.38%) Scrum
5 2 (15.38%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) C#
2 5 (38.46%) SQL
2 5 (38.46%) T-SQL
3 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
3 4 (30.77%) Ruby
4 2 (15.38%) VB
4 2 (15.38%) VB.NET
4 2 (15.38%) VB6
5 1 (7.69%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Facebook
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft