Period
to 21 January 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 21 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Northamptonshire > Northampton
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 14 9 5
Rank change year-on-year -5 -4 +4
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 111 108 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 15.23% 15.86% 19.60%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 44.76% 58.06% 55.66%
Number of salaries quoted 95 89 131
Northampton median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -11.76% +21.43%
10th Percentile £29,550 £19,125 £27,500
90th Percentile £49,050 £48,750 £57,500
Northamptonshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 248 186 318
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 34.02% 27.31% 35.22%
Number of salaries quoted 195 145 230
Northampton median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £28,569 £19,125 £27,500
90th Percentile £69,200 £67,300 £62,500
Northamptonshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 21 January 2019.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Northampton

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 73 (65.77%) Microsoft
2 70 (63.06%) SQL
3 51 (45.95%) .NET
4 42 (37.84%) C#
5 36 (32.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 31 (27.93%) JavaScript
7 29 (26.13%) Business Intelligence
7 29 (26.13%) Team Foundation Server
8 28 (25.23%) MVC
9 27 (24.32%) ASP.NET
10 26 (23.42%) CSS
10 26 (23.42%) HTML
11 24 (21.62%) Finance
11 24 (21.62%) Windows
12 23 (20.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 21 (18.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 19 (17.12%) Data Warehouse
15 18 (16.22%) SharePoint
15 18 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
16 17 (15.32%) Problem-Solving
17 15 (13.51%) SAN
17 15 (13.51%) Test Automation
17 15 (13.51%) Continuous Improvement
18 14 (12.61%) .NET Framework
18 14 (12.61%) Retail
19 13 (11.71%) Microsoft Certification
19 13 (11.71%) Windows Server
19 13 (11.71%) Coaching
20 12 (10.81%) ASP.NET Web API
20 12 (10.81%) Multichannel Retail

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 18 (16.22%) SharePoint
2 12 (10.81%) Skype for Business
3 11 (9.91%) IIS
4 10 (9.01%) SAS
5 6 (5.41%) CMS
6 4 (3.60%) MS Exchange
7 2 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (1.80%) K2 blackpearl
7 2 (1.80%) NServiceBus
7 2 (1.80%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (1.80%) Sitefinity
8 1 (0.90%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.90%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 12 (10.81%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (9.01%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.90%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 10 (9.01%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (8.11%) Office 365
2 9 (8.11%) SaaS
3 6 (5.41%) Google Cloud Platform
3 6 (5.41%) IaaS
3 6 (5.41%) PaaS
4 5 (4.50%) GitHub
5 2 (1.80%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.90%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 15 (13.51%) SAN
2 8 (7.21%) Firewall
3 6 (5.41%) Fibre Channel
3 6 (5.41%) TCP/IP
4 5 (4.50%) NAS
5 3 (2.70%) Skype
6 2 (1.80%) DHCP
6 2 (1.80%) DNS
6 2 (1.80%) LAN
6 2 (1.80%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (1.80%) WAN
7 1 (0.90%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (32.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 23 (20.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 21 (18.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 19 (17.12%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (9.91%) SQL Server 2008
6 10 (9.01%) BusinessObjects
6 10 (9.01%) SQL Server 2012
7 8 (7.21%) Power BI
8 7 (6.31%) SQL Server 2014
8 7 (6.31%) SSDT
9 6 (5.41%) BigQuery
10 4 (3.60%) Relational Database
11 3 (2.70%) Oracle Database
12 2 (1.80%) MongoDB
12 2 (1.80%) MySQL
12 2 (1.80%) NoSQL
12 2 (1.80%) SQL Server 2000
13 1 (0.90%) Couchbase
13 1 (0.90%) DTS
13 1 (0.90%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 29 (26.13%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (9.91%) Visual Studio
3 8 (7.21%) Git (software)
4 7 (6.31%) Octopus Deploy
5 4 (3.60%) Visual Studio Team System
6 2 (1.80%) MSTest
6 2 (1.80%) Selenium
7 1 (0.90%) Grunt
7 1 (0.90%) gulp
7 1 (0.90%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.90%) MbUnit
7 1 (0.90%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.90%) Moq
7 1 (0.90%) NUnit
7 1 (0.90%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.90%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.90%) webpack
General
1 24 (21.62%) Finance
2 14 (12.61%) Retail
3 7 (6.31%) Manufacturing
4 6 (5.41%) Banking
5 5 (4.50%) Marketing
6 1 (0.90%) Games
6 1 (0.90%) Law
6 1 (0.90%) Legal
6 1 (0.90%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 73 (65.77%) Developer
2 36 (32.43%) .NET Developer
3 25 (22.52%) C# Developer
4 20 (18.02%) C# .NET Developer
5 18 (16.22%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 17 (15.32%) SQL Developer
7 11 (9.91%) ASP.NET Developer
8 10 (9.01%) Applications Developer
8 10 (9.01%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 9 (8.11%) .NET Software Developer
10 8 (7.21%) Business Developer
10 8 (7.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 7 (6.31%) C# Software Developer
11 7 (6.31%) HTML Developer
11 7 (6.31%) JavaScript Developer
11 7 (6.31%) SQL Server Developer
12 6 (5.41%) Administrator
12 6 (5.41%) Senior Developer
12 6 (5.41%) Support Engineer
12 6 (5.41%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (45.95%) .NET
2 27 (24.32%) ASP.NET
3 26 (23.42%) CSS
3 26 (23.42%) HTML
4 14 (12.61%) .NET Framework
5 12 (10.81%) ASP.NET Web API
6 11 (9.91%) .NET Core
7 10 (9.01%) ASP.NET MVC
7 10 (9.01%) jQuery
8 9 (8.11%) AngularJS
8 9 (8.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 8 (7.21%) RESTful
9 8 (7.21%) Web Services
10 7 (6.31%) LINQ
10 7 (6.31%) WinForms
11 6 (5.41%) Entity Framework
11 6 (5.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 4 (3.60%) Code First Entity Framework
13 3 (2.70%) CSS3
13 3 (2.70%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.31%) Management Information System
1 7 (6.31%) Mobile App
1 7 (6.31%) Self-Motivation
2 6 (5.41%) Hybrid Cloud
2 6 (5.41%) Public Cloud
3 5 (4.50%) Mobile Payment
4 4 (3.60%) Driving Licence
4 4 (3.60%) Fat Client
4 4 (3.60%) Thin Client
5 3 (2.70%) Data Centre
5 3 (2.70%) EPoS
6 2 (1.80%) Replication
7 1 (0.90%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.90%) Augmented Reality
7 1 (0.90%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.90%) Clustering
7 1 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.90%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 24 (21.62%) Windows
2 13 (11.71%) Windows Server
3 4 (3.60%) Android
3 4 (3.60%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.80%) Linux
4 2 (1.80%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.80%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.90%) AIX
5 1 (0.90%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (26.13%) Business Intelligence
2 28 (25.23%) MVC
3 18 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (15.32%) Problem-Solving
5 15 (13.51%) Continuous Improvement
5 15 (13.51%) Test Automation
6 13 (11.71%) Coaching
7 12 (10.81%) Multichannel Retail
7 12 (10.81%) Software Engineering
8 11 (9.91%) Analytics
8 11 (9.91%) Incident Management
9 10 (9.01%) Mentoring
10 9 (8.11%) Disaster Recovery
10 9 (8.11%) Performance Tuning
10 9 (8.11%) Scrum
10 9 (8.11%) SOLID
10 9 (8.11%) Web Development
11 8 (7.21%) Dimensional Modelling
11 8 (7.21%) ITIL
11 8 (7.21%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 70 (63.06%) SQL
2 42 (37.84%) C#
3 31 (27.93%) JavaScript
4 11 (9.91%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 8 (7.21%) T-SQL
6 5 (4.50%) VB.NET
7 3 (2.70%) C++
8 2 (1.80%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.90%) PHP
9 1 (0.90%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.90%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 13 (11.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (6.31%) MCP
2 7 (6.31%) MCPD
3 6 (5.41%) CCNP
3 6 (5.41%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (5.41%) DBS Check
3 6 (5.41%) MCSE
3 6 (5.41%) Security Cleared
3 6 (5.41%) VCP6
3 6 (5.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (3.60%) BC Cleared
4 4 (3.60%) Degree
5 2 (1.80%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.90%) QA
System Software
1 11 (9.91%) Hyper-V
2 7 (6.31%) Active Directory
2 7 (6.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (6.31%) vSphere
3 4 (3.60%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (2.70%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.80%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.90%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 9 (8.11%) SCCM
2 6 (5.41%) SCOrch
3 2 (1.80%) SCOM
4 1 (0.90%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.90%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 73 (65.77%) Microsoft
2 10 (9.01%) Tableau
3 8 (7.21%) Cisco
4 7 (6.31%) VMware
5 6 (5.41%) Google
5 6 (5.41%) Infor
5 6 (5.41%) Talend
6 5 (4.50%) Oracle
7 4 (3.60%) Xamarin
8 3 (2.70%) NetApp
8 3 (2.70%) SAP
8 3 (2.70%) Sitecore
9 2 (1.80%) Acronis
9 2 (1.80%) Veeam
10 1 (0.90%) Dell
10 1 (0.90%) HP