Period
to 22 June 2018

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 22 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Northamptonshire > Northampton
6 months to
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 5 5 7
Rank change year-on-year 0 +2 +4
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 185 151 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 20.07% 19.87% 16.47%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 63.79% 61.13% 44.55%
Number of salaries quoted 138 169 156
Northampton median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £24,875
90th Percentile £48,225 £54,750 £52,500
Northamptonshire median annual salary £42,500 £41,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.80% +4.38% -

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 290 247 404
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 31.45% 32.50% 36.96%
Number of salaries quoted 215 221 278
Northampton median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -2.44%
10th Percentile £26,750 £27,500 £27,925
90th Percentile £59,500 £57,500 £52,500
Northamptonshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -5.88%

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 22 June 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Northampton

For the 6 months to 22 June 2018, IT jobs citing SQL Server 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 Northampton region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 124 (67.03%) SQL
2 103 (55.68%) .NET
3 84 (45.41%) C#
4 76 (41.08%) Microsoft
5 65 (35.14%) Agile Software Development
6 52 (28.11%) VB.NET
7 50 (27.03%) MVC
8 46 (24.86%) Windows
9 45 (24.32%) ASP.NET
10 44 (23.78%) JavaScript
11 41 (22.16%) Team Foundation Server
11 41 (22.16%) ASP.NET Web API
12 35 (18.92%) Business Intelligence
12 35 (18.92%) SharePoint
12 35 (18.92%) WCF
13 34 (18.38%) TDD
13 34 (18.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 34 (18.38%) HTML
14 30 (16.22%) CSS
14 30 (16.22%) Git (software)
15 29 (15.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 29 (15.68%) Finance
16 28 (15.14%) VB
16 28 (15.14%) ASP.NET MVC
17 26 (14.05%) Continuous Improvement
17 26 (14.05%) Test Automation
18 25 (13.51%) Node.js
18 25 (13.51%) Ruby
19 24 (12.97%) NoSQL
20 23 (12.43%) Microsoft Azure

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 35 (18.92%) SharePoint
2 14 (7.57%) K2 blackpearl
3 12 (6.49%) SharePoint Server
4 7 (3.78%) MS Exchange
4 7 (3.78%) Umbraco
5 6 (3.24%) Apache
6 5 (2.70%) Skype for Business
7 4 (2.16%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (2.16%) IIS
8 3 (1.62%) CMS
9 2 (1.08%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.54%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.54%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.54%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.54%) JBoss
10 1 (0.54%) SAS
10 1 (0.54%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (4.86%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (3.78%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (2.16%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (1.08%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 5 (2.70%) Payment Gateway
1 5 (2.70%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.54%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 23 (12.43%) GitHub
1 23 (12.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (7.03%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (4.86%) SaaS
4 7 (3.78%) Sage Pay
5 6 (3.24%) Office 365
6 5 (2.70%) IaaS
7 2 (1.08%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (1.08%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (1.08%) IBM Cloud
8 1 (0.54%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.49%) SAN
2 7 (3.78%) DHCP
2 7 (3.78%) DNS
3 5 (2.70%) NAS
4 4 (2.16%) Firewall
4 4 (2.16%) LAN
4 4 (2.16%) WAN
5 3 (1.62%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (18.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 29 (15.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 24 (12.97%) NoSQL
4 23 (12.43%) SSDT
5 19 (10.27%) SQL Server 2000
6 17 (9.19%) SQL Server 2016
7 16 (8.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 14 (7.57%) Data Warehouse
8 14 (7.57%) SQL Server 2014
9 12 (6.49%) MySQL
9 12 (6.49%) SQL Server 2008
10 11 (5.95%) Relational Database
11 7 (3.78%) DTS
12 5 (2.70%) Power BI
13 3 (1.62%) Big Data
13 3 (1.62%) Hadoop
13 3 (1.62%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 3 (1.62%) SQL Server 2012
14 2 (1.08%) BigQuery
14 2 (1.08%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 41 (22.16%) Team Foundation Server
2 30 (16.22%) Git (software)
3 23 (12.43%) Octopus Deploy
4 10 (5.41%) Subversion
4 10 (5.41%) Visual Studio
4 10 (5.41%) Visual Studio Team System
5 6 (3.24%) JUnit
6 5 (2.70%) Eclipse
7 3 (1.62%) Jenkins
7 3 (1.62%) Selenium
8 2 (1.08%) Cucumber
8 2 (1.08%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.54%) CA Release Automation
9 1 (0.54%) ER Studio
9 1 (0.54%) ERwin
9 1 (0.54%) gulp
9 1 (0.54%) JIRA
General
1 29 (15.68%) Finance
2 12 (6.49%) Legal
3 8 (4.32%) Banking
3 8 (4.32%) Law
4 6 (3.24%) Marketing
5 4 (2.16%) Back Office
6 3 (1.62%) Advertising
7 2 (1.08%) Billing
7 2 (1.08%) Electronics
8 1 (0.54%) Retail
Job Titles
1 120 (64.86%) Developer
2 81 (43.78%) .NET Developer
3 40 (21.62%) SQL Developer
4 35 (18.92%) Administrator
5 31 (16.76%) DBA
6 28 (15.14%) SQL DBA
7 25 (13.51%) Applications Developer
7 25 (13.51%) C# Developer
8 23 (12.43%) VB.NET Developer
9 22 (11.89%) .NET Applications Developer
9 22 (11.89%) C# .NET Developer
10 14 (7.57%) Senior Developer
10 14 (7.57%) SQL Server DBA
10 14 (7.57%) SQL Server Developer
11 11 (5.95%) ASP.NET Developer
11 11 (5.95%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 11 (5.95%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 10 (5.41%) JavaScript Developer
12 10 (5.41%) Software Developer
12 10 (5.41%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (55.68%) .NET
2 45 (24.32%) ASP.NET
3 41 (22.16%) ASP.NET Web API
4 35 (18.92%) WCF
5 34 (18.38%) HTML
6 30 (16.22%) CSS
7 28 (15.14%) ASP.NET MVC
8 25 (13.51%) Node.js
9 23 (12.43%) WinForms
10 22 (11.89%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 22 (11.89%) RESTful
11 19 (10.27%) jQuery
12 13 (7.03%) HTML5
13 10 (5.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 9 (4.86%) SOAP
15 7 (3.78%) Web Services
15 7 (3.78%) XHTML
16 5 (2.70%) Hibernate
16 5 (2.70%) JMS
16 5 (2.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (6.49%) Clustering
2 12 (6.49%) Greenfield Project
3 9 (4.86%) Replication
4 6 (3.24%) Driving Licence
5 5 (2.70%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.70%) Fat Client
5 5 (2.70%) Thin Client
5 5 (2.70%) User Experience
6 4 (2.16%) Data Centre
6 4 (2.16%) Fintech
6 4 (2.16%) Mobile Payment
6 4 (2.16%) Self-Motivation
7 3 (1.62%) Public Cloud
8 2 (1.08%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 46 (24.86%) Windows
2 10 (5.41%) Android
2 10 (5.41%) Apple iOS
3 6 (3.24%) Unix
4 5 (2.70%) Linux
5 4 (2.16%) Windows Server
5 4 (2.16%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (35.14%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (27.03%) MVC
3 35 (18.92%) Business Intelligence
4 34 (18.38%) TDD
5 26 (14.05%) Continuous Improvement
5 26 (14.05%) Test Automation
6 23 (12.43%) Event-Driven Architecture
6 23 (12.43%) Problem-Solving
7 22 (11.89%) BDD
7 22 (11.89%) ITIL
7 22 (11.89%) Web Application Development
8 17 (9.19%) Root Cause Analysis
9 14 (7.57%) Mentoring
9 14 (7.57%) Performance Tuning
10 13 (7.03%) Business Continuity
11 11 (5.95%) Change Management
11 11 (5.95%) Service Management
12 10 (5.41%) Android Development
12 10 (5.41%) iOS Development
13 9 (4.86%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 124 (67.03%) SQL
2 84 (45.41%) C#
3 52 (28.11%) VB.NET
4 44 (23.78%) JavaScript
5 28 (15.14%) VB
6 25 (13.51%) Ruby
7 17 (9.19%) T-SQL
8 12 (6.49%) PowerShell
9 9 (4.86%) Java
10 6 (3.24%) PHP
11 5 (2.70%) C++
11 5 (2.70%) Delphi
11 5 (2.70%) VBA
11 5 (2.70%) VBScript
12 4 (2.16%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 3 (1.62%) Bash Shell
13 3 (1.62%) Python
Qualifications
1 23 (12.43%) MCP
1 23 (12.43%) MCPD
1 23 (12.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (5.95%) DBS Check
2 11 (5.95%) Security Cleared
3 7 (3.78%) BC Cleared
4 6 (3.24%) Degree
5 5 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (2.16%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.08%) HNC
7 2 (1.08%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.08%) SLA
2 1 (0.54%) Data Quality
System Software
1 17 (9.19%) Active Directory
2 12 (6.49%) Hyper-V
3 7 (3.78%) ISA Server
4 3 (1.62%) Terminal Services
4 3 (1.62%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (1.62%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 20 (10.81%) SCOM
2 12 (6.49%) SCCM
3 3 (1.62%) Ansible
3 3 (1.62%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.62%) Puppet
3 3 (1.62%) Rundeck
4 2 (1.08%) Nagios
5 1 (0.54%) logstash
5 1 (0.54%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 76 (41.08%) Microsoft
2 19 (10.27%) SAP
3 14 (7.57%) Oracle
4 6 (3.24%) Google
5 5 (2.70%) BMC
5 5 (2.70%) Remedy
6 4 (2.16%) Acronis
7 3 (1.62%) Cisco
7 3 (1.62%) Facebook
7 3 (1.62%) NetApp
7 3 (1.62%) Veeam
7 3 (1.62%) VMware
8 2 (1.08%) Adobe
8 2 (1.08%) Samsung
8 2 (1.08%) Twitter
9 1 (0.54%) Ab Initio
9 1 (0.54%) Cognos
9 1 (0.54%) Dell
9 1 (0.54%) hybris
9 1 (0.54%) Teradata