Period
to 12 December 2017

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 12 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2016
North West > Manchester
6 months to
12 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 122 260 -
Rank change year-on-year +138 - -
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2016 196 26 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 2.49% 0.35% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.55% 1.01% -
Number of salaries quoted 184 18 0
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% - -
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 -

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 2596 2584 2334
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 32.95% 34.70% 31.62%
Number of salaries quoted 2243 2311 2017
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £27,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £60,000 £56,250
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%

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 12 December 2017.

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 12 December 2017. 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 - 37 £37,500 - 1
Altrincham - 30 £42,500 - 1
Sale - 21 £42,500 - 1
Stockport -5 6 £32,500 -13.33%
Wigan - 6 £35,000 - 1
Salford -4 4 £40,000 -20.00%
SQL Server 2016
North West

For the 6 months to 12 December 2017, IT jobs citing SQL Server 2016 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 Manchester region with a requirement for SQL Server 2016.

1 196 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 141 (71.94%) .NET
3 138 (70.41%) C#
4 126 (64.29%) ASP.NET
5 123 (62.76%) MVC
5 123 (62.76%) ASP.NET MVC
6 122 (62.24%) Web Application Development
6 122 (62.24%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 121 (61.73%) Agile Software Development
8 97 (49.49%) TDD
9 88 (44.90%) .NET Framework
9 88 (44.90%) ASP.NET Web API
9 88 (44.90%) RESTful
10 87 (44.39%) BDD
11 79 (40.31%) Scrum
12 60 (30.61%) SQL
12 60 (30.61%) AngularJS
12 60 (30.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 58 (29.59%) Git (software)
14 57 (29.08%) WCF
15 55 (28.06%) NoSQL
16 54 (27.55%) Node.js
16 54 (27.55%) Ruby
16 54 (27.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 53 (27.04%) Entity Framework
18 52 (26.53%) Code First Entity Framework
19 51 (26.02%) Facebook
20 49 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 49 (25.00%) Finance
20 49 (25.00%) Business Intelligence

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 (0.51%) IIS
1 1 (0.51%) SAS
1 1 (0.51%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (2.55%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 41 (20.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.02%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.02%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.57%) Internet
2 2 (1.02%) Asterisk PBX
2 2 (1.02%) Firewall
2 2 (1.02%) PBX
3 1 (0.51%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 196 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 55 (28.06%) NoSQL
3 54 (27.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 49 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 40 (20.41%) SQL Server 2014
6 38 (19.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 36 (18.37%) Data Warehouse
8 35 (17.86%) MongoDB
8 35 (17.86%) RavenDB
9 29 (14.80%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 23 (11.73%) SQL Server 2012
11 9 (4.59%) Power BI
11 9 (4.59%) SQL Server 2008
12 5 (2.55%) QlikView
13 2 (1.02%) Big Data
13 2 (1.02%) Yellowfin
14 1 (0.51%) Amazon RDS
14 1 (0.51%) Oracle Database
14 1 (0.51%) Oracle Database 12c
14 1 (0.51%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 58 (29.59%) Git (software)
2 10 (5.10%) MSTest
2 10 (5.10%) NUnit
3 7 (3.57%) Moq
3 7 (3.57%) Rhino Mocks
4 4 (2.04%) Visual Studio
5 3 (1.53%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 49 (25.00%) Finance
2 33 (16.84%) Advertising
2 33 (16.84%) Marketing
3 22 (11.22%) Music Industry
4 19 (9.69%) Games
5 2 (1.02%) Banking
5 2 (1.02%) Legal
6 1 (0.51%) Law
6 1 (0.51%) Retail
Job Titles
1 177 (90.31%) Developer
2 133 (67.86%) .NET Developer
3 42 (21.43%) SQL Developer
4 30 (15.31%) SQL Server Developer
5 26 (13.27%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 24 (12.24%) SQL BI Developer
7 19 (9.69%) SQL Server BI Developer
8 18 (9.18%) Data Warehouse Developer
8 18 (9.18%) SQL Server Data Warehouse Developer
9 13 (6.63%) C# .NET Developer
9 13 (6.63%) C# Developer
10 6 (3.06%) Analyst
10 6 (3.06%) DBA
11 5 (2.55%) SQL DBA
12 4 (2.04%) Business Intelligence Analyst
12 4 (2.04%) Internet Developer
12 4 (2.04%) SQL Analyst
12 4 (2.04%) SSRS Developer
13 3 (1.53%) C# WPF Developer
13 3 (1.53%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 141 (71.94%) .NET
2 126 (64.29%) ASP.NET
3 123 (62.76%) ASP.NET MVC
4 122 (62.24%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 88 (44.90%) .NET Framework
5 88 (44.90%) ASP.NET Web API
5 88 (44.90%) RESTful
6 60 (30.61%) AngularJS
6 60 (30.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 57 (29.08%) WCF
8 54 (27.55%) Node.js
9 53 (27.04%) Entity Framework
10 52 (26.53%) Code First Entity Framework
11 35 (17.86%) CSS
11 35 (17.86%) CSS3
11 35 (17.86%) HTML
11 35 (17.86%) HTML5
12 25 (12.76%) KnockoutJS
13 10 (5.10%) Ninject
13 10 (5.10%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 35 (17.86%) Fintech
2 31 (15.82%) Social Network
3 11 (5.61%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (4.08%) BBC
4 8 (4.08%) Social Media
5 5 (2.55%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.53%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (1.53%) iPad
7 2 (1.02%) Clustering
8 1 (0.51%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.51%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 14 (7.14%) Windows
2 2 (1.02%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.51%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (62.76%) MVC
2 122 (62.24%) Web Application Development
3 121 (61.73%) Agile Software Development
4 97 (49.49%) TDD
5 87 (44.39%) BDD
6 79 (40.31%) Scrum
7 49 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
8 45 (22.96%) Continuous Integration
9 44 (22.45%) Dependency Injection
10 35 (17.86%) Asset Management
10 35 (17.86%) Wealth Management
11 32 (16.33%) High Availability
12 24 (12.24%) OO
13 21 (10.71%) SDLC
14 14 (7.14%) Data Analysis
15 11 (5.61%) Kanban
16 10 (5.10%) Inversion of Control
16 10 (5.10%) MVVM
17 9 (4.59%) Performance Analysis
17 9 (4.59%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 138 (70.41%) C#
2 60 (30.61%) SQL
3 54 (27.55%) Ruby
4 44 (22.45%) T-SQL
5 26 (13.27%) JavaScript
6 4 (2.04%) VBA
7 1 (0.51%) C
7 1 (0.51%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.51%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (1.02%) Degree
1 2 (1.02%) Numerate Degree
2 1 (0.51%) MCITP
2 1 (0.51%) MCSA
2 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.51%) ISO 9000
1 1 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (1.53%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.02%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.02%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.51%) Perfmon
2 1 (0.51%) SCCM
Vendors
1 51 (26.02%) Facebook
2 10 (5.10%) Twitter
3 9 (4.59%) Microsoft
4 8 (4.08%) Apple
4 8 (4.08%) Google
4 8 (4.08%) Sony
4 8 (4.08%) Yahoo!
5 6 (3.06%) Cognos
6 5 (2.55%) SAP
7 4 (2.04%) Tableau
8 3 (1.53%) Oracle
9 2 (1.02%) Capita
9 2 (1.02%) Cisco
9 2 (1.02%) MicroStrategy
9 2 (1.02%) Symantec
10 1 (0.51%) Citrix
10 1 (0.51%) WorldPay