Period
to 8 December 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands with a requirement for SQL Server 2019 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQL Server 2019 over the 6 months to 8 December 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2019
England > Midlands
6 months to
8 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 296 224 340
Rank change year-on-year -72 +116 -
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2019 31 6 1
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.29% 0.12% 0.009%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.18% 0.42% 0.033%
Number of salaries quoted 27 2 1
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £32,500 £38,375 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year -15.31% -45.18% -
England median annual salary £47,500 £55,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -13.64% +29.41% -

SQL Server 2019 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 the Midlands with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 2,623 1,424 3,007
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 24.55% 29.64% 26.99%
Number of salaries quoted 2,046 1,167 2,654
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £27,500
25th Percentile £37,066 £35,000 £33,533
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,500 £44,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.40% +3.41% +3.53%
75th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £53,844
90th Percentile £71,250 £68,750 £65,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% -

SQL Server 2019
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings citing SQL Server 2019 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2019 in the Midlands

SQL Server 2019
Salary Trend in the Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SQL Server 2019 in the Midlands.

Salary trend for SQL Server 2019 in the Midlands

SQL Server 2019
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing SQL Server 2019 in the Midlands over the 6 months to 8 December 2021.

Salary histogram for SQL Server 2019 in the Midlands

SQL Server 2019
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2019 within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 8 December 2021. 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
West Midlands -70 28 £32,500 - 19
East Midlands -62 3 £48,750 +27.04% 16
SQL Server 2019
England

For the 6 months to 8 December 2021, IT jobs citing SQL Server 2019 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 Midlands region with a requirement for SQL Server 2019.

1 31 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 29 (93.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 28 (90.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 25 (80.65%) Business Intelligence
5 24 (77.42%) Power BI
5 24 (77.42%) Power Platform
6 21 (67.74%) T-SQL
7 20 (64.52%) Microsoft
8 16 (51.61%) C#
8 16 (51.61%) Microsoft Excel
8 16 (51.61%) VB.NET
8 16 (51.61%) VBA
8 16 (51.61%) .NET
8 16 (51.61%) Customer Requirements
9 15 (48.39%) SQL
10 13 (41.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 12 (38.71%) Business Analysis
11 12 (38.71%) Translating Business Requirements
11 12 (38.71%) Intranet
12 11 (35.48%) Social Skills
13 8 (25.81%) Validation
13 8 (25.81%) Management Information System
13 8 (25.81%) Data Warehouse
13 8 (25.81%) SQL Server 2016
13 8 (25.81%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 8 (25.81%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 8 (25.81%) Banking
13 8 (25.81%) Time Management
14 5 (16.13%) Disaster Recovery
14 5 (16.13%) Clustering

SQL Server 2019
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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:

Applications
1 16 (51.61%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 24 (77.42%) Power Platform
2 1 (3.23%) Azure
2 1 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.23%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 12 (38.71%) Intranet
2 2 (6.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 29 (93.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 28 (90.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 24 (77.42%) Power BI
5 13 (41.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 8 (25.81%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (25.81%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 8 (25.81%) SQL Server 2016
7 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (3.23%) MySQL
8 1 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2017
Development Applications
1 8 (25.81%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 11 (35.48%) Social Skills
2 8 (25.81%) Banking
3 2 (6.45%) Finance
4 1 (3.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (51.61%) Analyst
2 12 (38.71%) Data Analyst
3 8 (25.81%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 8 (25.81%) Developer
3 8 (25.81%) SQL BI Developer
3 8 (25.81%) SQL Developer
4 5 (16.13%) DBA
4 5 (16.13%) SQL DBA
5 1 (3.23%) Administrator
5 1 (3.23%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (51.61%) .NET
2 2 (6.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.81%) Management Information System
2 5 (16.13%) Clustering
3 2 (6.45%) Driving Licence
3 2 (6.45%) NHS
4 1 (3.23%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (3.23%) Public Cloud
4 1 (3.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) Unix
1 1 (3.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (80.65%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (51.61%) Customer Requirements
3 12 (38.71%) Business Analysis
3 12 (38.71%) Translating Business Requirements
4 8 (25.81%) Time Management
4 8 (25.81%) Validation
5 5 (16.13%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (9.68%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (9.68%) ETL
6 3 (9.68%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (6.45%) High Availability
8 1 (3.23%) Change Control
8 1 (3.23%) Data Protection
8 1 (3.23%) E-Commerce
8 1 (3.23%) ITIL
8 1 (3.23%) Performance Management
8 1 (3.23%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 21 (67.74%) T-SQL
2 16 (51.61%) C#
2 16 (51.61%) VB.NET
2 16 (51.61%) VBA
3 15 (48.39%) SQL
4 2 (6.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) Accessibility
2 2 (6.45%) HL7
3 1 (3.23%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) Terraform
Vendors
1 20 (64.52%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.23%) Google
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle
2 1 (3.23%) ServiceNow