Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northampton 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 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Northamptonshire > Northampton
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 9 7
Rank change year-on-year -4 -2 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 96 147 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 14.18% 14.63% 14.73%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 54.24% 52.13% 41.59%
Number of salaries quoted 77 108 225
Northampton median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% -9.09%
10th Percentile £19,125 £25,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £51,900 £57,500 £47,500
Northamptonshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -1.32%

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

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Northampton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 177 282 517
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 26.14% 28.06% 35.41%
Number of salaries quoted 135 185 472
Northampton median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £20,750 £25,500 £23,500
90th Percentile £68,500 £62,500 £53,750
Northamptonshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Northampton

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in Northampton

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Salary trend for SQL Server in Northampton

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Northampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server in Northampton over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Northampton

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing SQL Server 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 Northampton region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 52 (54.17%) SQL
2 49 (51.04%) .NET
3 46 (47.92%) C#
4 40 (41.67%) Microsoft
5 38 (39.58%) ASP.NET
6 37 (38.54%) MVC
7 32 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
8 26 (27.08%) TDD
8 26 (27.08%) Business Intelligence
9 25 (26.04%) ASP.NET MVC
10 24 (25.00%) WCF
10 24 (25.00%) CSS
10 24 (25.00%) HTML
11 23 (23.96%) JavaScript
12 22 (22.92%) ASP.NET Web API
13 19 (19.79%) Git (software)
14 18 (18.75%) VB
14 18 (18.75%) VB.NET
15 17 (17.71%) BDD
15 17 (17.71%) SQL Server 2014
16 16 (16.67%) Web Application Development
16 16 (16.67%) RESTful
16 16 (16.67%) Node.js
17 15 (15.63%) Ruby
17 15 (15.63%) NoSQL
17 15 (15.63%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 14 (14.58%) Hyper-V
18 14 (14.58%) SCCM
18 14 (14.58%) Degree
18 14 (14.58%) SQL Server Integration Services

SQL Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northampton 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 7 (7.29%) SharePoint
2 6 (6.25%) Skype for Business
3 5 (5.21%) IIS
4 4 (4.17%) MS Exchange
5 3 (3.13%) Umbraco
6 2 (2.08%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (2.08%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (2.08%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (6.25%) Bond Adapt
1 6 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.04%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 12 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.13%) Sage Pay
3 2 (2.08%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (2.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (14.58%) SAN
2 8 (8.33%) DHCP
2 8 (8.33%) DNS
3 6 (6.25%) NAS
4 4 (4.17%) Remote Desktop
4 4 (4.17%) Unified Communications
5 1 (1.04%) LTE
5 1 (1.04%) WEP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (17.71%) SQL Server 2014
2 15 (15.63%) NoSQL
3 14 (14.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (11.46%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (9.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 8 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (4.17%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 4 (4.17%) Power BI
8 3 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (3.13%) SQL Server 2016
9 2 (2.08%) BigQuery
9 2 (2.08%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (2.08%) OLAP
9 2 (2.08%) OLAP Cube
9 2 (2.08%) Star Schema
10 1 (1.04%) DTS
10 1 (1.04%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 19 (19.79%) Git (software)
2 5 (5.21%) Subversion
3 4 (4.17%) Visual Studio
3 4 (4.17%) Visual Studio Team System
4 2 (2.08%) Cucumber
4 2 (2.08%) FitNesse
4 2 (2.08%) Selenium
5 1 (1.04%) CruiseControl
5 1 (1.04%) NUnit
5 1 (1.04%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (6.25%) Law
2 4 (4.17%) Retail
3 2 (2.08%) Advertising
3 2 (2.08%) Finance
4 1 (1.04%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 46 (47.92%) Developer
2 37 (38.54%) .NET Developer
3 18 (18.75%) Analyst
3 18 (18.75%) C# Developer
4 16 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 16 (16.67%) Support Analyst
5 13 (13.54%) ASP.NET Developer
6 12 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 12 (12.50%) Graduate
6 12 (12.50%) SQL Developer
7 10 (10.42%) IT Analyst
7 10 (10.42%) IT Support
7 10 (10.42%) IT Support Analyst
7 10 (10.42%) SQL Server Developer
8 9 (9.38%) Graduate Analyst
8 9 (9.38%) Graduate IT Analyst
8 9 (9.38%) Graduate IT Support
8 9 (9.38%) Graduate IT Support Analyst
8 9 (9.38%) Graduate Support Analyst
8 9 (9.38%) IT Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (51.04%) .NET
2 38 (39.58%) ASP.NET
3 25 (26.04%) ASP.NET MVC
4 24 (25.00%) CSS
4 24 (25.00%) HTML
4 24 (25.00%) WCF
5 22 (22.92%) ASP.NET Web API
6 16 (16.67%) Node.js
6 16 (16.67%) RESTful
7 15 (15.63%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 12 (12.50%) jQuery
9 8 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 7 (7.29%) HTML5
11 6 (6.25%) AngularJS
11 6 (6.25%) Web Services
12 4 (4.17%) WinForms
13 3 (3.13%) DOM
13 3 (3.13%) REST
13 3 (3.13%) Semantic HTML
13 3 (3.13%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 10 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (9.38%) Greenfield Project
4 6 (6.25%) Fat Client
4 6 (6.25%) Public Cloud
4 6 (6.25%) Thin Client
5 5 (5.21%) Data Centre
5 5 (5.21%) Management Information System
6 4 (4.17%) W3C
7 3 (3.13%) User Experience
8 2 (2.08%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 14 (14.58%) Windows
2 12 (12.50%) Windows 7
2 12 (12.50%) Windows 8
2 12 (12.50%) Windows Server
2 12 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (5.21%) Android
4 4 (4.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (38.54%) MVC
2 32 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (27.08%) Business Intelligence
3 26 (27.08%) TDD
4 17 (17.71%) BDD
5 16 (16.67%) Web Application Development
6 12 (12.50%) Software Testing
6 12 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
7 11 (11.46%) ITIL
7 11 (11.46%) Web Development
8 10 (10.42%) Document Management
9 8 (8.33%) Analytics
9 8 (8.33%) Matrix Management
9 8 (8.33%) Matrix Organization
10 7 (7.29%) Disaster Recovery
11 6 (6.25%) Change Control
11 6 (6.25%) CRM
11 6 (6.25%) Infrastructure Management
12 5 (5.21%) Android Development
12 5 (5.21%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 52 (54.17%) SQL
2 46 (47.92%) C#
3 23 (23.96%) JavaScript
4 18 (18.75%) VB
4 18 (18.75%) VB.NET
5 15 (15.63%) Ruby
6 11 (11.46%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.08%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.04%) C
8 1 (1.04%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (14.58%) Degree
2 12 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.08%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (14.58%) Hyper-V
2 8 (8.33%) Active Directory
3 6 (6.25%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (4.17%) Terminal Services
4 4 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 14 (14.58%) SCCM
Vendors
1 40 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (8.33%) Cisco
2 8 (8.33%) Google
3 6 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (4.17%) NetApp
4 4 (4.17%) Twitter
5 3 (3.13%) Xamarin
6 2 (2.08%) Tableau
7 1 (1.04%) SAP