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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
England / Midlands
Rank - 16 22
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 0 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands - 6.36% 4.58%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 21.21% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 4
Median salary - £55,000 £37,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +45.69%  
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 1 33 21
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 3.85% 30.00% 16.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1 31 9
Median salary £60,000 £52,500 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% +2.43%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

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
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Midlands
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Midlands
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £70000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Midlands
PAREXEL International
Posted: 20 days ago