Period
to 16 November 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 16 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Northamptonshire > Northampton
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 7 13 8
Rank change year-on-year +6 -5 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 181 97 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 21.68% 14.00% 14.81%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 59.34% 54.19% 53.15%
Number of salaries quoted 140 78 110
Northampton median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £27,500 £19,125 £25,500
90th Percentile £51,375 £51,425 £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 305 179 286
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 36.53% 25.83% 27.88%
Number of salaries quoted 230 136 186
Northampton median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £28,400 £20,750 £25,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £64,375 £62,500
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 16 November 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Northampton

For the 6 months to 16 November 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.

1 127 (70.17%) SQL
2 119 (65.75%) Microsoft
3 79 (43.65%) .NET
4 62 (34.25%) C#
4 62 (34.25%) Finance
5 59 (32.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 46 (25.41%) Team Foundation Server
7 41 (22.65%) Business Intelligence
7 41 (22.65%) Problem-Solving
8 40 (22.10%) JavaScript
9 39 (21.55%) Agile Software Development
9 39 (21.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 37 (20.44%) ITIL
10 37 (20.44%) Windows
11 36 (19.89%) MVC
12 32 (17.68%) ASP.NET
13 30 (16.57%) SharePoint
14 29 (16.02%) SAN
14 29 (16.02%) Test Automation
14 29 (16.02%) Continuous Improvement
15 28 (15.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 28 (15.47%) CSS
15 28 (15.47%) HTML
16 27 (14.92%) Root Cause Analysis
17 25 (13.81%) Active Directory
18 24 (13.26%) Data Warehouse
18 24 (13.26%) Incident Management
19 23 (12.71%) Hyper-V
19 23 (12.71%) Performance Tuning
19 23 (12.71%) Coaching

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 30 (16.57%) SharePoint
2 18 (9.94%) Skype for Business
3 17 (9.39%) IIS
3 17 (9.39%) SAS
4 10 (5.52%) MS Exchange
5 9 (4.97%) K2 blackpearl
6 8 (4.42%) CMS
6 8 (4.42%) SharePoint Server
7 5 (2.76%) NServiceBus
7 5 (2.76%) Sitefinity
8 3 (1.66%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.55%) Apache
9 1 (0.55%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.55%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.55%) Confluence
9 1 (0.55%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.55%) JBoss
9 1 (0.55%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.55%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.55%) Umbraco
Applications
1 17 (9.39%) SPSS
2 16 (8.84%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (2.21%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (2.21%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (2.76%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.55%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 19 (10.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (8.84%) Office 365
3 11 (6.08%) GitHub
4 9 (4.97%) Google Cloud Platform
4 9 (4.97%) SaaS
5 7 (3.87%) Azure Active Directory
6 5 (2.76%) IaaS
6 5 (2.76%) PaaS
7 4 (2.21%) Amazon AWS
8 1 (0.55%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 29 (16.02%) SAN
2 13 (7.18%) NAS
3 8 (4.42%) Firewall
4 7 (3.87%) DHCP
4 7 (3.87%) DNS
4 7 (3.87%) Remote Desktop
5 6 (3.31%) TCP/IP
6 5 (2.76%) Fibre Channel
7 3 (1.66%) LAN
7 3 (1.66%) WAN
8 1 (0.55%) FTP
8 1 (0.55%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (32.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 39 (21.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 28 (15.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 24 (13.26%) Data Warehouse
5 17 (9.39%) BusinessObjects
6 16 (8.84%) SSDT
7 15 (8.29%) SQL Server 2008
8 10 (5.52%) MySQL
8 10 (5.52%) SQL Server 2000
8 10 (5.52%) SQL Server 2014
9 9 (4.97%) BigQuery
10 7 (3.87%) Power BI
10 7 (3.87%) Relational Database
11 6 (3.31%) DTS
11 6 (3.31%) SQL Server 2012
12 4 (2.21%) NoSQL
12 4 (2.21%) Oracle Database
12 4 (2.21%) SQL Server 2016
13 2 (1.10%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 1 (0.55%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 46 (25.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (8.84%) Octopus Deploy
3 12 (6.63%) Git (software)
3 12 (6.63%) Visual Studio
4 7 (3.87%) Visual Studio Team System
5 4 (2.21%) Selenium
6 2 (1.10%) Cucumber
6 2 (1.10%) gulp
6 2 (1.10%) JIRA
6 2 (1.10%) JUnit
6 2 (1.10%) MSTest
6 2 (1.10%) SpecFlow
6 2 (1.10%) Subversion
7 1 (0.55%) CA Release Automation
7 1 (0.55%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.55%) Grunt
7 1 (0.55%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.55%) Moq
7 1 (0.55%) NUnit
7 1 (0.55%) ReSharper
General
1 62 (34.25%) Finance
2 20 (11.05%) Retail
3 14 (7.73%) Banking
4 8 (4.42%) Marketing
5 6 (3.31%) Manufacturing
6 4 (2.21%) Back Office
6 4 (2.21%) Law
7 3 (1.66%) Legal
8 2 (1.10%) Advertising
9 1 (0.55%) Games
Job Titles
1 104 (57.46%) Developer
2 55 (30.39%) .NET Developer
3 28 (15.47%) C# Developer
4 27 (14.92%) Administrator
4 27 (14.92%) C# .NET Developer
4 27 (14.92%) SQL Developer
5 21 (11.60%) Applications Developer
6 18 (9.94%) DBA
7 17 (9.39%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 15 (8.29%) SQL Server Developer
9 14 (7.73%) SQL DBA
10 13 (7.18%) .NET Software Developer
11 12 (6.63%) Senior Developer
11 12 (6.63%) Systems Administrator
12 11 (6.08%) ASP.NET Developer
13 10 (5.52%) Analyst
13 10 (5.52%) Business Developer
13 10 (5.52%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 10 (5.52%) Software Developer
13 10 (5.52%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (43.65%) .NET
2 32 (17.68%) ASP.NET
3 28 (15.47%) CSS
3 28 (15.47%) HTML
4 20 (11.05%) .NET Framework
5 17 (9.39%) jQuery
6 15 (8.29%) ASP.NET Web API
7 13 (7.18%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 13 (7.18%) WinForms
8 12 (6.63%) .NET Core
8 12 (6.63%) AngularJS
8 12 (6.63%) ASP.NET MVC
8 12 (6.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 11 (6.08%) RESTful
10 10 (5.52%) Web Services
11 7 (3.87%) LINQ
11 7 (3.87%) WCF
12 6 (3.31%) Entity Framework
13 5 (2.76%) Node.js
14 4 (2.21%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.18%) Fat Client
1 13 (7.18%) Thin Client
2 11 (6.08%) Driving Licence
3 9 (4.97%) Self-Motivation
4 8 (4.42%) Clustering
4 8 (4.42%) Management Information System
5 7 (3.87%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (3.87%) Client/Server
5 7 (3.87%) Mobile App
6 6 (3.31%) Public Cloud
6 6 (3.31%) Replication
7 5 (2.76%) Hybrid Cloud
7 5 (2.76%) Mobile Payment
8 3 (1.66%) Data Centre
8 3 (1.66%) EPoS
9 2 (1.10%) Greenfield Project
10 1 (0.55%) Augmented Reality
10 1 (0.55%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.55%) Fintech
10 1 (0.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 37 (20.44%) Windows
2 13 (7.18%) Windows Server
3 6 (3.31%) Android
3 6 (3.31%) Apple iOS
4 5 (2.76%) Unix
5 3 (1.66%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.55%) Linux
6 1 (0.55%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (22.65%) Business Intelligence
1 41 (22.65%) Problem-Solving
2 39 (21.55%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (20.44%) ITIL
4 36 (19.89%) MVC
5 29 (16.02%) Continuous Improvement
5 29 (16.02%) Test Automation
6 27 (14.92%) Root Cause Analysis
7 24 (13.26%) Incident Management
8 23 (12.71%) Coaching
8 23 (12.71%) Performance Tuning
9 19 (10.50%) Multichannel Retail
10 17 (9.39%) Analytics
10 17 (9.39%) Scrum
11 16 (8.84%) SOLID
12 15 (8.29%) Project Management
12 15 (8.29%) Software Engineering
12 15 (8.29%) Waterfall
13 14 (7.73%) Mentoring
13 14 (7.73%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 127 (70.17%) SQL
2 62 (34.25%) C#
3 40 (22.10%) JavaScript
4 21 (11.60%) T-SQL
5 14 (7.73%) VB.NET
6 8 (4.42%) VB
7 7 (3.87%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 6 (3.31%) PowerShell
9 5 (2.76%) C++
9 5 (2.76%) VBScript
10 4 (2.21%) Ruby
10 4 (2.21%) VBA
11 2 (1.10%) Java
11 2 (1.10%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.55%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.55%) PHP
12 1 (0.55%) Python
Qualifications
1 21 (11.60%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (10.50%) DBS Check
2 19 (10.50%) Security Cleared
3 16 (8.84%) BC Cleared
3 16 (8.84%) MCP
3 16 (8.84%) MCPD
4 5 (2.76%) CCNP
4 5 (2.76%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (2.76%) MCSE
4 5 (2.76%) VCP6
4 5 (2.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (2.21%) Degree
6 3 (1.66%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.55%) QA
1 1 (0.55%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (13.81%) Active Directory
2 23 (12.71%) Hyper-V
3 7 (3.87%) Terminal Services
3 7 (3.87%) VMware ESXi
3 7 (3.87%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (3.31%) ISA Server
5 5 (2.76%) vSphere
6 2 (1.10%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.55%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 20 (11.05%) SCCM
2 5 (2.76%) SCOM
2 5 (2.76%) SCOrch
3 2 (1.10%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.55%) Ansible
4 1 (0.55%) logstash
4 1 (0.55%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.55%) Puppet
4 1 (0.55%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 119 (65.75%) Microsoft
2 17 (9.39%) Tableau
3 13 (7.18%) Oracle
4 12 (6.63%) Cisco
5 11 (6.08%) Google
6 9 (4.97%) Infor
6 9 (4.97%) Talend
7 8 (4.42%) NetApp
8 7 (3.87%) VMware
9 5 (2.76%) BMC
9 5 (2.76%) Remedy
9 5 (2.76%) SAP
10 4 (2.21%) Xamarin
11 3 (1.66%) Acronis
11 3 (1.66%) Veeam
12 2 (1.10%) Facebook
12 2 (1.10%) Twitter
13 1 (0.55%) Ab Initio
13 1 (0.55%) Adobe
13 1 (0.55%) Sitecore