Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 5 11
Rank change year-on-year -5 +6 -4
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 100 229 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 13.07% 21.24% 13.57%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 42.02% 57.83% 37.70%
Number of salaries quoted 84 156 88
Liverpool median annual salary £35,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.25% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £53,025 £48,750 £49,125
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 Liverpool with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Liverpool
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 238 396 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 31.11% 36.73% 35.99%
Number of salaries quoted 186 257 210
Liverpool median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +5.96% +0.67%
10th Percentile £28,625 £26,250 £22,950
90th Percentile £62,500 £55,500 £52,500
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year - +3.90% +1.32%

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in Liverpool

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Salary trend for SQL Server in Liverpool

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server in Liverpool over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 24 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 52 (52.00%) SQL
2 31 (31.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 30 (30.00%) Linux
4 27 (27.00%) C#
5 26 (26.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 25 (25.00%) Git (software)
7 24 (24.00%) MySQL
7 24 (24.00%) Microsoft
8 22 (22.00%) Business Intelligence
8 22 (22.00%) T-SQL
8 22 (22.00%) .NET
8 22 (22.00%) Windows
9 21 (21.00%) ASP.NET
10 20 (20.00%) MVC
11 18 (18.00%) Agile Software Development
12 17 (17.00%) Replication
12 17 (17.00%) Tomcat
12 17 (17.00%) ASP.NET MVC
13 16 (16.00%) MongoDB
13 16 (16.00%) Finance
14 15 (15.00%) Apache
14 15 (15.00%) Bash Shell
14 15 (15.00%) Node.js
14 15 (15.00%) SQL Server 2016
15 14 (14.00%) ASP.NET Web API
15 14 (14.00%) Analytical Skills
15 14 (14.00%) SQL Server 2012
15 14 (14.00%) Unix
15 14 (14.00%) Python
15 14 (14.00%) Data Warehouse

SQL Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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 17 (17.00%) Tomcat
2 15 (15.00%) Apache
3 11 (11.00%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (2.00%) CMS
4 2 (2.00%) Drupal
4 2 (2.00%) WordPress
5 1 (1.00%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (1.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.00%) Umbraco
Applications
1 13 (13.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (8.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (3.00%) Cognos TM1
2 2 (2.00%) Magento
2 2 (2.00%) OpenCart
2 2 (2.00%) osCommerce
3 1 (1.00%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.00%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.00%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (1.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (1.00%) GitHub
2 1 (1.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (12.00%) Internet
2 8 (8.00%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (31.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 26 (26.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 24 (24.00%) MySQL
4 16 (16.00%) MongoDB
5 15 (15.00%) SQL Server 2016
6 14 (14.00%) Data Warehouse
6 14 (14.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 12 (12.00%) NoSQL
7 12 (12.00%) SQL Server 2014
8 11 (11.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 10 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
10 8 (8.00%) Data Mining
11 6 (6.00%) SQL Server 2008
12 4 (4.00%) SAP HANA
12 4 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
13 3 (3.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 3 (3.00%) Relational Database
14 2 (2.00%) DTS
14 2 (2.00%) Informix
14 2 (2.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 25 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 11 (11.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.00%) Bazaar
3 2 (2.00%) Mercurial
3 2 (2.00%) PhantomJS
3 2 (2.00%) PHPUnit
3 2 (2.00%) Subversion
3 2 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.00%) Ant
4 1 (1.00%) Apache Ivy
4 1 (1.00%) Bitbucket
4 1 (1.00%) Gradle
4 1 (1.00%) JIRA
4 1 (1.00%) JUnit
4 1 (1.00%) Maven
4 1 (1.00%) Selenium
4 1 (1.00%) SonarQube
4 1 (1.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (1.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (16.00%) Finance
2 5 (5.00%) Legal
3 3 (3.00%) Advertising
3 3 (3.00%) Marketing
3 3 (3.00%) Retail
4 1 (1.00%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.00%) Games
4 1 (1.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 47 (47.00%) Developer
2 23 (23.00%) DBA
3 18 (18.00%) SQL Developer
4 17 (17.00%) SQL DBA
5 16 (16.00%) C# Developer
6 15 (15.00%) .NET Developer
7 14 (14.00%) ASP.NET Developer
7 14 (14.00%) C# .NET Developer
7 14 (14.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 13 (13.00%) Administrator
8 13 (13.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 10 (10.00%) SQL Server Developer
10 9 (9.00%) Analyst
11 7 (7.00%) Database Specialist
11 7 (7.00%) Linux Specialist
11 7 (7.00%) SQL Server DBA
11 7 (7.00%) SSRS Developer
12 6 (6.00%) SSIS Developer
13 5 (5.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
13 5 (5.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (22.00%) .NET
2 21 (21.00%) ASP.NET
3 17 (17.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 15 (15.00%) Node.js
5 14 (14.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 13 (13.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 13 (13.00%) Web Services
7 12 (12.00%) LAMP
7 12 (12.00%) RESTful
7 12 (12.00%) WCF
8 10 (10.00%) jQuery
9 7 (7.00%) .NET Framework
9 7 (7.00%) Kafka
9 7 (7.00%) RabbitMQ
10 5 (5.00%) Entity Framework
10 5 (5.00%) HTML
10 5 (5.00%) JSP
11 4 (4.00%) CSS
11 4 (4.00%) SAP Basis
12 3 (3.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 17 (17.00%) Replication
2 14 (14.00%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (12.00%) Blog
3 12 (12.00%) Digital Media
4 8 (8.00%) Management Information System
5 5 (5.00%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.00%) Driving Licence
6 2 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.00%) User Experience
7 1 (1.00%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.00%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.00%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.00%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 30 (30.00%) Linux
2 22 (22.00%) Windows
3 14 (14.00%) Unix
4 9 (9.00%) CentOS
4 9 (9.00%) Ubuntu
5 8 (8.00%) Debian
5 8 (8.00%) SUSE
6 5 (5.00%) Windows Server
6 5 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (3.00%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (22.00%) Business Intelligence
2 20 (20.00%) MVC
3 18 (18.00%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (13.00%) Performance Optimisation
4 13 (13.00%) Performance Tuning
4 13 (13.00%) TDD
5 12 (12.00%) BDD
5 12 (12.00%) Web Application Development
6 9 (9.00%) Configuration Management
6 9 (9.00%) Data Protection
7 8 (8.00%) B2B
7 8 (8.00%) CRM
7 8 (8.00%) Data Analysis
7 8 (8.00%) ETL
8 7 (7.00%) DevOps
8 7 (7.00%) ITIL
8 7 (7.00%) Line Management
9 6 (6.00%) Problem Management
10 5 (5.00%) Release Management
10 5 (5.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 52 (52.00%) SQL
2 27 (27.00%) C#
3 22 (22.00%) T-SQL
4 15 (15.00%) Bash Shell
5 14 (14.00%) Python
6 12 (12.00%) JavaScript
6 12 (12.00%) Ruby
7 9 (9.00%) VB
8 4 (4.00%) VBA
9 3 (3.00%) PHP
9 3 (3.00%) VB.NET
10 2 (2.00%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 2 (2.00%) Java
10 2 (2.00%) Perl
10 2 (2.00%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.00%) C
11 1 (1.00%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (3.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (3.00%) Degree
3 1 (1.00%) MCSA
3 1 (1.00%) MCSE
3 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.00%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (1.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 9 (9.00%) Ansible
2 2 (2.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.00%) Puppet
3 1 (1.00%) Nagios
3 1 (1.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (1.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 24 (24.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (12.00%) Oracle
3 4 (4.00%) SAP
4 3 (3.00%) Cognos
4 3 (3.00%) HP
5 2 (2.00%) Zend
6 1 (1.00%) Capita
6 1 (1.00%) IDERA
6 1 (1.00%) Rackspace
6 1 (1.00%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.00%) RedGate
6 1 (1.00%) SaltStack
6 1 (1.00%) Tableau
6 1 (1.00%) VMware
6 1 (1.00%) Xamarin