Period
to 25 September 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 25 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Northamptonshire > Northampton
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 5 9 9
Rank change year-on-year +4 0 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 211 121 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 23.37% 16.20% 14.01%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 65.33% 59.90% 59.11%
Number of salaries quoted 153 114 110
Northampton median annual salary £40,000 £41,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.03% +3.13% +14.29%
10th Percentile £27,500 £22,725 £23,775
90th Percentile £49,750 £54,750 £52,500
Northamptonshire median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33% -

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 323 202 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 35.77% 27.04% 23.71%
Number of salaries quoted 235 161 157
Northampton median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £29,375 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £65,000 £52,500
Northamptonshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

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 25 September 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Northampton

For the 6 months to 25 September 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.

1 162 (76.78%) SQL
2 114 (54.03%) Microsoft
3 100 (47.39%) .NET
4 86 (40.76%) C#
5 68 (32.23%) Finance
6 59 (27.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 59 (27.96%) Team Foundation Server
7 53 (25.12%) Agile Software Development
8 49 (23.22%) JavaScript
9 45 (21.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 41 (19.43%) Windows
10 41 (19.43%) MVC
11 40 (18.96%) Business Intelligence
12 39 (18.48%) Problem-Solving
13 38 (18.01%) ITIL
14 36 (17.06%) SharePoint
15 34 (16.11%) ASP.NET
16 33 (15.64%) Test Automation
16 33 (15.64%) Continuous Improvement
17 32 (15.17%) HTML
18 30 (14.22%) ASP.NET Web API
19 29 (13.74%) Root Cause Analysis
19 29 (13.74%) VB.NET
20 28 (13.27%) T-SQL
20 28 (13.27%) CSS
21 27 (12.80%) Performance Tuning
22 26 (12.32%) Active Directory
23 24 (11.37%) SAN
23 24 (11.37%) Microsoft Azure
23 24 (11.37%) Security Cleared

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 36 (17.06%) SharePoint
2 17 (8.06%) SAS
3 16 (7.58%) IIS
3 16 (7.58%) K2 blackpearl
4 15 (7.11%) SharePoint Server
5 12 (5.69%) MS Exchange
6 11 (5.21%) Skype for Business
7 8 (3.79%) CMS
8 6 (2.84%) Apache
9 4 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2007
9 4 (1.90%) NServiceBus
9 4 (1.90%) Sitefinity
10 1 (0.47%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.47%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.47%) Confluence
10 1 (0.47%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.47%) JBoss
10 1 (0.47%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.47%) Umbraco
Applications
1 17 (8.06%) SPSS
2 11 (5.21%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (1.90%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (1.90%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.95%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 5 (2.37%) Payment Gateway
1 5 (2.37%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.47%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 24 (11.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (8.06%) GitHub
3 11 (5.21%) Office 365
4 9 (4.27%) Google Cloud Platform
5 7 (3.32%) SaaS
6 6 (2.84%) Amazon AWS
6 6 (2.84%) Azure Active Directory
7 5 (2.37%) IaaS
8 1 (0.47%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 24 (11.37%) SAN
2 11 (5.21%) NAS
3 9 (4.27%) DHCP
3 9 (4.27%) DNS
4 8 (3.79%) Remote Desktop
5 4 (1.90%) Firewall
5 4 (1.90%) LAN
5 4 (1.90%) WAN
6 1 (0.47%) FTP
6 1 (0.47%) Internet
6 1 (0.47%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (27.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 45 (21.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 23 (10.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 21 (9.95%) SSDT
5 20 (9.48%) Data Warehouse
6 19 (9.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 17 (8.06%) BusinessObjects
8 16 (7.58%) SQL Server 2000
9 12 (5.69%) MySQL
9 12 (5.69%) Relational Database
10 9 (4.27%) BigQuery
10 9 (4.27%) DTS
10 9 (4.27%) SQL Server 2016
11 8 (3.79%) NoSQL
12 6 (2.84%) SQL Server 2014
13 5 (2.37%) Power BI
14 4 (1.90%) Oracle Database
14 4 (1.90%) SQL Server 2012
15 3 (1.42%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 1 (0.47%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 59 (27.96%) Team Foundation Server
2 21 (9.95%) Octopus Deploy
3 14 (6.64%) Git (software)
4 12 (5.69%) Visual Studio
5 8 (3.79%) Visual Studio Team System
6 6 (2.84%) JUnit
7 5 (2.37%) Eclipse
8 4 (1.90%) Subversion
9 3 (1.42%) Selenium
10 2 (0.95%) Cucumber
10 2 (0.95%) gulp
10 2 (0.95%) JIRA
10 2 (0.95%) SpecFlow
11 1 (0.47%) CA Release Automation
11 1 (0.47%) ER Studio
11 1 (0.47%) Grunt
11 1 (0.47%) Jenkins
11 1 (0.47%) MSTest
11 1 (0.47%) ReSharper
11 1 (0.47%) webpack
General
1 68 (32.23%) Finance
2 19 (9.00%) Retail
3 16 (7.58%) Banking
4 9 (4.27%) Legal
4 9 (4.27%) Marketing
5 7 (3.32%) Law
6 5 (2.37%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.90%) Back Office
8 3 (1.42%) Advertising
9 1 (0.47%) Games
Job Titles
1 126 (59.72%) Developer
2 67 (31.75%) .NET Developer
3 38 (18.01%) Administrator
4 32 (15.17%) SQL Developer
5 31 (14.69%) C# Developer
6 29 (13.74%) DBA
7 28 (13.27%) C# .NET Developer
8 25 (11.85%) Applications Developer
9 24 (11.37%) SQL DBA
10 16 (7.58%) Senior Developer
10 16 (7.58%) SQL Server Developer
11 15 (7.11%) Software Developer
12 14 (6.64%) .NET Software Developer
12 14 (6.64%) Systems Administrator
13 13 (6.16%) .NET Applications Developer
13 13 (6.16%) SQL Server DBA
13 13 (6.16%) VB.NET Developer
14 11 (5.21%) ASP.NET Developer
14 11 (5.21%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 11 (5.21%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (47.39%) .NET
2 34 (16.11%) ASP.NET
3 32 (15.17%) HTML
4 30 (14.22%) ASP.NET Web API
5 28 (13.27%) CSS
6 23 (10.90%) jQuery
7 19 (9.00%) WinForms
8 16 (7.58%) ASP.NET MVC
8 16 (7.58%) WCF
9 14 (6.64%) Web Services
10 13 (6.16%) .NET Framework
10 13 (6.16%) RESTful
11 12 (5.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 12 (5.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 9 (4.27%) .NET Core
12 9 (4.27%) AngularJS
12 9 (4.27%) Node.js
12 9 (4.27%) SOAP
13 8 (3.79%) HTML5
14 7 (3.32%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 13 (6.16%) Clustering
2 11 (5.21%) Fat Client
2 11 (5.21%) Thin Client
3 10 (4.74%) Driving Licence
4 9 (4.27%) Replication
5 7 (3.32%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (3.32%) Management Information System
5 7 (3.32%) Self-Motivation
6 6 (2.84%) Client/Server
6 6 (2.84%) Mobile Payment
6 6 (2.84%) User Experience
7 5 (2.37%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.90%) Data Centre
8 4 (1.90%) Fintech
8 4 (1.90%) Greenfield Project
9 3 (1.42%) EPoS
10 2 (0.95%) Computer Science
11 1 (0.47%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.47%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 41 (19.43%) Windows
2 7 (3.32%) Windows Server
3 6 (2.84%) Android
3 6 (2.84%) Apple iOS
4 5 (2.37%) Linux
4 5 (2.37%) Unix
5 4 (1.90%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (25.12%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (19.43%) MVC
3 40 (18.96%) Business Intelligence
4 39 (18.48%) Problem-Solving
5 38 (18.01%) ITIL
6 33 (15.64%) Continuous Improvement
6 33 (15.64%) Test Automation
7 29 (13.74%) Root Cause Analysis
8 27 (12.80%) Performance Tuning
9 23 (10.90%) Coaching
9 23 (10.90%) Incident Management
10 19 (9.00%) Multichannel Retail
11 18 (8.53%) Analytics
11 18 (8.53%) Software Engineering
12 17 (8.06%) Event-Driven Architecture
12 17 (8.06%) Mentoring
13 16 (7.58%) Scrum
13 16 (7.58%) Web Development
14 15 (7.11%) Database Tuning
14 15 (7.11%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 162 (76.78%) SQL
2 86 (40.76%) C#
3 49 (23.22%) JavaScript
4 29 (13.74%) VB.NET
5 28 (13.27%) T-SQL
6 12 (5.69%) VB
7 9 (4.27%) C++
7 9 (4.27%) PowerShell
8 8 (3.79%) Ruby
9 6 (2.84%) Java
10 5 (2.37%) Delphi
10 5 (2.37%) PHP
10 5 (2.37%) VBScript
11 4 (1.90%) VBA
12 3 (1.42%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 2 (0.95%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.47%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.47%) Python
Qualifications
1 24 (11.37%) DBS Check
1 24 (11.37%) Security Cleared
2 21 (9.95%) MCP
2 21 (9.95%) MCPD
2 21 (9.95%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (9.48%) BC Cleared
4 5 (2.37%) Degree
5 4 (1.90%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.95%) HNC
6 2 (0.95%) HND
7 1 (0.47%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.47%) QA
1 1 (0.47%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (12.32%) Active Directory
2 23 (10.90%) Hyper-V
3 9 (4.27%) ISA Server
4 8 (3.79%) Terminal Services
4 8 (3.79%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.95%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.47%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.47%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 20 (9.48%) SCCM
2 12 (5.69%) SCOM
3 2 (0.95%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.47%) Ansible
4 1 (0.47%) logstash
4 1 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.47%) Puppet
4 1 (0.47%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 114 (54.03%) Microsoft
2 18 (8.53%) Oracle
3 17 (8.06%) Tableau
4 13 (6.16%) SAP
5 12 (5.69%) Google
6 9 (4.27%) Infor
6 9 (4.27%) NetApp
6 9 (4.27%) Talend
7 8 (3.79%) Cisco
8 5 (2.37%) BMC
8 5 (2.37%) Remedy
9 4 (1.90%) Acronis
10 3 (1.42%) Adobe
10 3 (1.42%) Facebook
10 3 (1.42%) Veeam
11 2 (0.95%) Twitter
11 2 (0.95%) VMware
11 2 (0.95%) Xamarin
12 1 (0.47%) Ab Initio
12 1 (0.47%) Citrix