Period
to 27 January 2020

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 27 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Northamptonshire > Northampton
6 months to
27 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 8 13 8
Rank change year-on-year +5 -5 -3
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 58 106 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 14.46% 14.72% 16.07%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 44.27% 43.80% 58.33%
Number of salaries quoted 53 96 92
Northampton median annual salary £42,500 £40,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.59% +7.33% -11.76%
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,250 £19,125
90th Percentile £52,500 £53,750 £48,625
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 131 242 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 32.67% 33.61% 27.55%
Number of salaries quoted 113 189 150
Northampton median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.68% -13.89%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,569 £19,125
90th Percentile £52,500 £70,000 £66,425
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 27 January 2020.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Northampton

For the 6 months to 27 January 2020, 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 31 (53.45%) .NET
1 31 (53.45%) Azure
2 30 (51.72%) C#
3 28 (48.28%) Microsoft
4 24 (41.38%) SharePoint
4 24 (41.38%) SCCM
5 23 (39.66%) Hyper-V
5 23 (39.66%) SQL
5 23 (39.66%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 21 (36.21%) Virtual Machines
6 21 (36.21%) Skype for Business
6 21 (36.21%) Infrastructure Management
6 21 (36.21%) Management Information System
6 21 (36.21%) Disaster Recovery
6 21 (36.21%) SAN
6 21 (36.21%) NAS
7 17 (29.31%) T-SQL
7 17 (29.31%) JavaScript
8 16 (27.59%) Thin Client
8 16 (27.59%) MVC
8 16 (27.59%) Fat Client
9 15 (25.86%) BCP
9 15 (25.86%) HTML
9 15 (25.86%) VB.NET
9 15 (25.86%) Data Centre
10 13 (22.41%) AngularJS
11 11 (18.97%) AWS
12 10 (17.24%) DevOps
12 10 (17.24%) Windows
13 9 (15.52%) Business Intelligence

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 24 (41.38%) SharePoint
2 21 (36.21%) Skype for Business
3 5 (8.62%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.72%) CMS
4 1 (1.72%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.72%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.72%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 31 (53.45%) Azure
2 11 (18.97%) AWS
3 8 (13.79%) SaaS
4 1 (1.72%) Google Sheets
4 1 (1.72%) Office 365
4 1 (1.72%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 21 (36.21%) NAS
1 21 (36.21%) SAN
2 1 (1.72%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (1.72%) Firewall
2 1 (1.72%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.45%) NoSQL
1 2 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.72%) NonStop SQL
2 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (6.90%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.17%) Bitbucket
2 3 (5.17%) JIRA
2 3 (5.17%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (12.07%) Law
2 6 (10.34%) Finance
3 3 (5.17%) Marketing
4 1 (1.72%) Banking
4 1 (1.72%) Public Sector
4 1 (1.72%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (48.28%) Developer
2 23 (39.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 15 (25.86%) .NET Developer
4 13 (22.41%) C# Developer
5 12 (20.69%) C# .NET Developer
6 8 (13.79%) Applications Developer
6 8 (13.79%) Windows Engineer
6 8 (13.79%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (8.62%) Hyper-V Engineer
7 5 (8.62%) Software Developer
7 5 (8.62%) Storage Engineer
7 5 (8.62%) Virtualisation Engineer
8 4 (6.90%) Junior
8 4 (6.90%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (5.17%) Junior .NET Developer
9 3 (5.17%) Junior Developer
9 3 (5.17%) Senior Server Engineer
9 3 (5.17%) Senior Windows Server Engineer
9 3 (5.17%) Server Engineer
9 3 (5.17%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (53.45%) .NET
2 15 (25.86%) HTML
3 13 (22.41%) AngularJS
4 9 (15.52%) .NET Framework
4 9 (15.52%) RESTful
5 8 (13.79%) CSS
5 8 (13.79%) HTML5
6 6 (10.34%) ASP.NET
7 5 (8.62%) Spring
8 3 (5.17%) .NET Core
8 3 (5.17%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (5.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 3 (5.17%) Node.js
8 3 (5.17%) WCF
8 3 (5.17%) XML
8 3 (5.17%) XSLT
9 2 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 2 (3.45%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (3.45%) React
9 2 (3.45%) Semantic HTML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (36.21%) Management Information System
2 16 (27.59%) Fat Client
2 16 (27.59%) Thin Client
3 15 (25.86%) Data Centre
4 4 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.45%) Graphic Design
5 2 (3.45%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (3.45%) User Experience
5 2 (3.45%) W3C
6 1 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.72%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.72%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (17.24%) Windows
2 4 (6.90%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.72%) Linux
3 1 (1.72%) Windows 10
3 1 (1.72%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.72%) Windows 8
3 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (39.66%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 21 (36.21%) Disaster Recovery
2 21 (36.21%) Infrastructure Management
3 16 (27.59%) MVC
4 15 (25.86%) BCP
5 10 (17.24%) DevOps
6 9 (15.52%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (15.52%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (15.52%) Mobile Development
7 8 (13.79%) Problem-Solving
8 4 (6.90%) Analytics
8 4 (6.90%) Test Automation
8 4 (6.90%) Use Case
9 3 (5.17%) Kanban
9 3 (5.17%) Risk Management
9 3 (5.17%) Software Delivery
9 3 (5.17%) TDD
10 2 (3.45%) BDD
10 2 (3.45%) OO
10 2 (3.45%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 30 (51.72%) C#
2 23 (39.66%) SQL
3 17 (29.31%) JavaScript
3 17 (29.31%) T-SQL
4 15 (25.86%) VB.NET
5 3 (5.17%) C++
6 1 (1.72%) PHP
6 1 (1.72%) PHP 7
6 1 (1.72%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.72%) Ruby
6 1 (1.72%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.72%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.72%) Data Quality
System Software
1 23 (39.66%) Hyper-V
2 21 (36.21%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.72%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 24 (41.38%) SCCM
Vendors
1 28 (48.28%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.72%) Cisco
2 1 (1.72%) Citrix
2 1 (1.72%) Google
2 1 (1.72%) Sitecore
2 1 (1.72%) Tableau