Period
to 20 August 2019

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 20 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Northamptonshire > Northampton
6 months to
20 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 3 6 7
Rank change year-on-year +3 +1 +2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 119 216 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 24.59% 23.13% 16.62%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 63.64% 64.29% 57.92%
Number of salaries quoted 106 154 136
Northampton median annual salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,875
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.76% +0.31% +2.19%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £56,250 £50,000 £54,750
Northamptonshire median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.53% - +6.25%

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 187 336 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 38.64% 35.97% 28.70%
Number of salaries quoted 143 244 183
Northampton median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £58,500 £61,250 £55,800
Northamptonshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +13.33%

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 20 August 2019.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Northampton

For the 6 months to 20 August 2019, 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 68 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 52 (43.70%) SQL
3 39 (32.77%) .NET
3 39 (32.77%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (31.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 36 (30.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 34 (28.57%) Hyper-V
6 34 (28.57%) C#
6 34 (28.57%) SAN
7 33 (27.73%) SharePoint
8 32 (26.89%) Business Intelligence
8 32 (26.89%) NAS
8 32 (26.89%) SCCM
9 30 (25.21%) Skype for Business
9 30 (25.21%) Data Warehouse
10 29 (24.37%) Windows
11 27 (22.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 27 (22.69%) Power BI
11 27 (22.69%) Power Platform
12 24 (20.17%) MS Exchange
12 24 (20.17%) Management Information System
13 23 (19.33%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 21 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
14 21 (17.65%) Scrum
14 21 (17.65%) Dimensional Modelling
14 21 (17.65%) Visualisation
15 20 (16.81%) Infrastructure Engineering
16 19 (15.97%) Infrastructure Management
16 19 (15.97%) Virtual Machines
16 19 (15.97%) 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 33 (27.73%) SharePoint
2 30 (25.21%) Skype for Business
3 24 (20.17%) MS Exchange
4 8 (6.72%) NServiceBus
5 6 (5.04%) IIS
6 2 (1.68%) CMS
7 1 (0.84%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.84%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.84%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (0.84%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.84%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.84%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (0.84%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.68%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.84%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 27 (22.69%) Power Platform
2 19 (15.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (7.56%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (2.52%) Dynamics 365
4 3 (2.52%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (1.68%) SaaS
5 2 (1.68%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 34 (28.57%) SAN
2 32 (26.89%) NAS
3 2 (1.68%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.84%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (31.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 36 (30.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 30 (25.21%) Data Warehouse
4 27 (22.69%) Power BI
4 27 (22.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 17 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (5.88%) SQL Server 2016
7 6 (5.04%) OLAP
7 6 (5.04%) OLAP Cube
7 6 (5.04%) SQL Server 2017
8 5 (4.20%) MySQL
9 4 (3.36%) Relational Database
10 3 (2.52%) BigQuery
10 3 (2.52%) BusinessObjects
10 3 (2.52%) Data Lake
10 3 (2.52%) DTS
10 3 (2.52%) MongoDB
11 2 (1.68%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (1.68%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (1.68%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (5.04%) Visual Studio
2 5 (4.20%) Git (software)
2 5 (4.20%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (3.36%) git-flow
4 1 (0.84%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.84%) MbUnit
4 1 (0.84%) Mercurial
4 1 (0.84%) MSTest
4 1 (0.84%) NUnit
4 1 (0.84%) Selenium
4 1 (0.84%) SpecFlow
4 1 (0.84%) TeamCity
General
1 16 (13.45%) Finance
2 9 (7.56%) Retail
3 5 (4.20%) Banking
3 5 (4.20%) Billing
3 5 (4.20%) Games
3 5 (4.20%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.68%) Public Sector
5 1 (0.84%) Marketing
5 1 (0.84%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 59 (49.58%) Developer
2 30 (25.21%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 20 (16.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 15 (12.61%) Senior Developer
5 14 (11.76%) Storage Engineer
5 14 (11.76%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 14 (11.76%) Windows Engineer
5 14 (11.76%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
6 10 (8.40%) Administrator
6 10 (8.40%) Applications Developer
6 10 (8.40%) Server Administrator
6 10 (8.40%) Systems Administrator
6 10 (8.40%) Virtualisation Administrator
6 10 (8.40%) Windows Administrator
6 10 (8.40%) Windows Server Administrator
6 10 (8.40%) Windows Systems Administrator
7 9 (7.56%) Applications Support
7 9 (7.56%) Business Developer
8 8 (6.72%) .NET Developer
9 7 (5.88%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (32.77%) .NET
2 17 (14.29%) CSS
2 17 (14.29%) HTML
3 15 (12.61%) .NET Framework
4 14 (11.76%) ASP.NET
5 12 (10.08%) Entity Framework
6 8 (6.72%) MSMQ
6 8 (6.72%) NHibernate
6 8 (6.72%) Web Services
7 7 (5.88%) XML
8 6 (5.04%) jQuery
9 5 (4.20%) AngularJS
9 5 (4.20%) ASP.NET Web API
9 5 (4.20%) WinForms
9 5 (4.20%) WPF
10 4 (3.36%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (3.36%) RabbitMQ
11 2 (1.68%) DOM
11 2 (1.68%) Semantic HTML
11 2 (1.68%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 24 (20.17%) Management Information System
2 16 (13.45%) Data Centre
3 15 (12.61%) Fat Client
3 15 (12.61%) Thin Client
4 8 (6.72%) Greenfield Project
5 6 (5.04%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (3.36%) Client/Server
6 4 (3.36%) Virtual Team
7 2 (1.68%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.68%) Graphic Design
7 2 (1.68%) User Experience
7 2 (1.68%) W3C
8 1 (0.84%) Clustering
8 1 (0.84%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 29 (24.37%) Windows
2 14 (11.76%) Windows Server
3 4 (3.36%) Android
4 2 (1.68%) CentOS
4 2 (1.68%) Linux
4 2 (1.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (1.68%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.84%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (32.77%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (26.89%) Business Intelligence
3 21 (17.65%) Dimensional Modelling
3 21 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
3 21 (17.65%) Scrum
3 21 (17.65%) Visualisation
4 20 (16.81%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 19 (15.97%) Infrastructure Management
6 16 (13.45%) BCP
7 14 (11.76%) ITIL
8 12 (10.08%) MVC
9 11 (9.24%) High Availability
10 9 (7.56%) Analytics
10 9 (7.56%) Project Management
11 8 (6.72%) TDD
11 8 (6.72%) Time Management
11 8 (6.72%) Web Development
12 7 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (5.88%) Unit Testing
13 6 (5.04%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 52 (43.70%) SQL
2 34 (28.57%) C#
3 23 (19.33%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 16 (13.45%) JavaScript
4 16 (13.45%) T-SQL
5 3 (2.52%) Python
5 3 (2.52%) R
5 3 (2.52%) XAML
6 2 (1.68%) Bash Shell
6 2 (1.68%) Delphi
6 2 (1.68%) TypeScript
6 2 (1.68%) VB
6 2 (1.68%) VBScript
7 1 (0.84%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (3.36%) BC Cleared
1 4 (3.36%) DBS Check
1 4 (3.36%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.84%) ISEB
2 1 (0.84%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (0.84%) PMI Certification
2 1 (0.84%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.84%) IFRS
1 1 (0.84%) IFRS 9
1 1 (0.84%) PMO
1 1 (0.84%) QA
System Software
1 34 (28.57%) Hyper-V
2 19 (15.97%) Virtual Machines
3 11 (9.24%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.68%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 32 (26.89%) SCCM
2 3 (2.52%) Control-M
3 2 (1.68%) Ansible
3 2 (1.68%) Terraform
4 1 (0.84%) SCOM
Vendors
1 68 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.20%) Google
3 4 (3.36%) Oracle
4 3 (2.52%) hybris
4 3 (2.52%) SAP
4 3 (2.52%) Tableau
5 2 (1.68%) Ab Initio
5 2 (1.68%) Citrix
5 2 (1.68%) HP
5 2 (1.68%) NetApp
5 2 (1.68%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.84%) AppDynamics
6 1 (0.84%) BMC
6 1 (0.84%) Hyperion
6 1 (0.84%) Remedy
6 1 (0.84%) Teradata