The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
England / Midlands
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 18 16
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 0 3 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands - 2.65% 9.39%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 23.08% 25.37%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 17
Median salary - £45,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -18.18%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL Server is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next 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 and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 16 13 67
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 32.65% 11.50% 37.02%
Number of salaries quoted 14 12 50
Median salary £60,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £42,500 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the Midlands citing SQL Server as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in the Midlands

SQL Server
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for SQL Server in the Midlands
Midlands
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Midlands
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £4000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Midlands
Thornton Gregory
Salary: £0 per year
Posted: 6 days ago