Period
to 22 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for SQL Server 2016 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQL Server 2016 over the 6 months to 22 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2016
North West > Manchester
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 122 266 -
Rank change year-on-year +144 - -
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2016 190 34 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 2.60% 0.45% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.80% 1.27% -
Number of salaries quoted 183 26 0
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 -
North West median annual salary £42,500 £38,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% -

SQL Server 2016 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 Manchester with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 2,436 2,669 2,182
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 33.29% 35.05% 31.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2,091 2,323 1,902
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.33% +11.18%
10th Percentile £28,000 £26,250 £26,525
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

SQL Server 2016
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing SQL Server 2016 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2016 in Manchester

SQL Server 2016
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2016 in Manchester.

Salary trend for SQL Server 2016 in Manchester

SQL Server 2016
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2016 in Manchester over the 6 months to 22 February 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL Server 2016 in Manchester

SQL Server 2016
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2016 within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 22 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bolton +31 32 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Sale +11 30 £42,500 +54.55% 1
Altrincham +18 23 £42,500 - 1
Wigan - 13 £35,000 - 1
Stockport -3 3 £32,500 -25.71%
SQL Server 2016
North West

For the 6 months to 22 February 2018, IT jobs citing SQL Server 2016 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for SQL Server 2016.

1 190 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 156 (82.11%) C#
3 155 (81.58%) .NET
4 138 (72.63%) ASP.NET
5 136 (71.58%) Agile Software Development
6 133 (70.00%) MVC
7 132 (69.47%) ASP.NET MVC
8 131 (68.95%) Web Application Development
9 130 (68.42%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 110 (57.89%) TDD
11 101 (53.16%) .NET Framework
12 95 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
12 95 (50.00%) RESTful
13 94 (49.47%) BDD
14 82 (43.16%) Scrum
15 71 (37.37%) WCF
16 65 (34.21%) NoSQL
16 65 (34.21%) Entity Framework
17 64 (33.68%) Git (software)
17 64 (33.68%) Node.js
17 64 (33.68%) Ruby
18 63 (33.16%) Code First Entity Framework
19 60 (31.58%) Finance
20 57 (30.00%) AngularJS
20 57 (30.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
21 50 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
22 48 (25.26%) Dependency Injection
23 45 (23.68%) Facebook
23 45 (23.68%) Social Network
24 41 (21.58%) SQL

SQL Server 2016
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 (0.53%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (0.53%) IIS
1 1 (0.53%) SAS
1 1 (0.53%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (1.58%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 40 (21.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.05%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.53%) Google Play
3 1 (0.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.53%) Asterisk PBX
1 1 (0.53%) Firewall
1 1 (0.53%) Internet
1 1 (0.53%) PBX
1 1 (0.53%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 190 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 65 (34.21%) NoSQL
3 37 (19.47%) MongoDB
4 36 (18.95%) RavenDB
5 33 (17.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 32 (16.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 24 (12.63%) SQL Server 2012
8 21 (11.05%) SQL Server 2014
8 21 (11.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 11 (5.79%) Data Warehouse
10 8 (4.21%) Power BI
11 7 (3.68%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 6 (3.16%) SQL Server 2008
13 3 (1.58%) QlikView
14 2 (1.05%) Big Data
14 2 (1.05%) Yellowfin
15 1 (0.53%) Amazon RDS
15 1 (0.53%) Data Lake
15 1 (0.53%) Relational Database
15 1 (0.53%) ZAP BI
Development Applications
1 64 (33.68%) Git (software)
2 15 (7.89%) Moq
2 15 (7.89%) MSTest
2 15 (7.89%) NUnit
2 15 (7.89%) Rhino Mocks
3 2 (1.05%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.53%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.53%) TeamCity
General
1 60 (31.58%) Finance
2 30 (15.79%) Advertising
2 30 (15.79%) Marketing
3 19 (10.00%) Music Industry
4 9 (4.74%) Games
5 3 (1.58%) Banking
6 2 (1.05%) Legal
6 2 (1.05%) Retail
7 1 (0.53%) Law
Job Titles
1 176 (92.63%) Developer
2 152 (80.00%) .NET Developer
3 22 (11.58%) SQL Developer
4 21 (11.05%) C# .NET Developer
4 21 (11.05%) C# Developer
5 16 (8.42%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 14 (7.37%) SQL BI Developer
7 9 (4.74%) SQL Server Developer
8 7 (3.68%) DBA
9 5 (2.63%) Lead .NET Developer
9 5 (2.63%) Lead C# Developer
9 5 (2.63%) Lead Developer
9 5 (2.63%) SQL DBA
9 5 (2.63%) SQL Server BI Developer
10 4 (2.11%) Analyst
10 4 (2.11%) Data Warehouse Developer
10 4 (2.11%) SQL Server Data Warehouse Developer
11 3 (1.58%) Business Intelligence Analyst
12 2 (1.05%) SQL Server DBA
12 2 (1.05%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 155 (81.58%) .NET
2 138 (72.63%) ASP.NET
3 132 (69.47%) ASP.NET MVC
4 130 (68.42%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 101 (53.16%) .NET Framework
6 95 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 95 (50.00%) RESTful
7 71 (37.37%) WCF
8 65 (34.21%) Entity Framework
9 64 (33.68%) Node.js
10 63 (33.16%) Code First Entity Framework
11 57 (30.00%) AngularJS
11 57 (30.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 36 (18.95%) CSS
12 36 (18.95%) CSS3
12 36 (18.95%) HTML
12 36 (18.95%) HTML5
13 22 (11.58%) KnockoutJS
14 16 (8.42%) Ninject
14 16 (8.42%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 45 (23.68%) Social Network
2 36 (18.95%) Fintech
3 15 (7.89%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (3.68%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (1.58%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.58%) Clustering
6 1 (0.53%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.53%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.53%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.53%) iPad
6 1 (0.53%) iPhone
6 1 (0.53%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.53%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 25 (13.16%) Windows
2 2 (1.05%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.53%) Android
3 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (71.58%) Agile Software Development
2 133 (70.00%) MVC
3 131 (68.95%) Web Application Development
4 110 (57.89%) TDD
5 94 (49.47%) BDD
6 82 (43.16%) Scrum
7 50 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
8 48 (25.26%) Dependency Injection
9 36 (18.95%) Asset Management
9 36 (18.95%) Wealth Management
10 33 (17.37%) High Availability
11 31 (16.32%) OO
12 30 (15.79%) SDLC
13 29 (15.26%) Business Intelligence
14 17 (8.95%) Kanban
15 15 (7.89%) Inversion of Control
15 15 (7.89%) MVVM
16 13 (6.84%) Data Analysis
17 12 (6.32%) Time Management
17 12 (6.32%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 156 (82.11%) C#
2 64 (33.68%) Ruby
3 41 (21.58%) SQL
4 23 (12.11%) T-SQL
5 21 (11.05%) JavaScript
6 3 (1.58%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.05%) Python
7 2 (1.05%) VBA
8 1 (0.53%) C
8 1 (0.53%) F#
8 1 (0.53%) R
8 1 (0.53%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (1.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (1.05%) MCSE
3 1 (0.53%) Degree
3 1 (0.53%) MCITP
3 1 (0.53%) MCSA
3 1 (0.53%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.53%) ISO 9000
1 1 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (0.53%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.05%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.53%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.53%) Backup Exec
1 1 (0.53%) Kibana
1 1 (0.53%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 45 (23.68%) Facebook
2 15 (7.89%) Twitter
3 14 (7.37%) Microsoft
4 9 (4.74%) Cognos
5 8 (4.21%) SAP
6 5 (2.63%) Capita
7 4 (2.11%) Tableau
8 2 (1.05%) Google
8 2 (1.05%) Oracle
9 1 (0.53%) Alteryx
9 1 (0.53%) Cisco
9 1 (0.53%) Citrix
9 1 (0.53%) Cloudera
9 1 (0.53%) MicroStrategy
9 1 (0.53%) Symantec
9 1 (0.53%) Talend
9 1 (0.53%) WorldPay