Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 9 8
Rank change year-on-year -3 -1 -3
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 149 214 311
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 13.77% 14.78% 16.43%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 49.50% 51.94% 44.94%
Number of salaries quoted 128 176 316
Northamptonshire median annual salary £39,250 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.88% +6.67% -1.32%
10th Percentile £20,750 £19,375 £20,875
90th Percentile £55,000 £55,625 £47,500
East Midlands median annual salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -2.50% +6.67% -

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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Northamptonshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 301 412 692
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 27.82% 28.45% 36.56%
Number of salaries quoted 247 280 627
Northamptonshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £23,700 £23,725 £23,650
90th Percentile £65,500 £57,500 £53,750
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

Job postings citing SQL Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in Northamptonshire

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server in Northamptonshire.

Salary trend for SQL Server in Northamptonshire

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server in Northamptonshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Northamptonshire

SQL Server
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the Northamptonshire region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton -4 96 £37,500 -6.25% 11
Kettering +4 16 £50,000 +156.41% 5
Corby -4 8 £38,500 -9.41% 1
Daventry -3 4 £35,000 -22.22% 1
Brackley -2 3 £80,000 +146.15%
Towcester - 2 £24,000 -
SQL Server
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT jobs citing SQL Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Northamptonshire region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 93 (62.42%) .NET
2 89 (59.73%) C#
3 80 (53.69%) ASP.NET
4 74 (49.66%) SQL
5 72 (48.32%) MVC
6 60 (40.27%) Microsoft
7 54 (36.24%) HTML
7 54 (36.24%) CSS
8 52 (34.90%) JavaScript
9 48 (32.21%) Agile Software Development
10 44 (29.53%) TDD
11 39 (26.17%) ASP.NET Web API
12 34 (22.82%) RESTful
13 33 (22.15%) Git (software)
13 33 (22.15%) Business Intelligence
14 31 (20.81%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 31 (20.81%) ASP.NET MVC
15 29 (19.46%) AngularJS
15 29 (19.46%) WCF
16 26 (17.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 26 (17.45%) VB.NET
17 25 (16.78%) .NET Framework
17 25 (16.78%) Greenfield Project
18 24 (16.11%) T-SQL
19 23 (15.44%) jQuery
20 22 (14.77%) VB
20 22 (14.77%) Web Services
21 21 (14.09%) Web Application Development
21 21 (14.09%) Entity Framework
21 21 (14.09%) HTML5

SQL Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 12 (8.05%) Hyperledger
2 9 (6.04%) IIS
3 7 (4.70%) Ethereum
3 7 (4.70%) SharePoint
4 6 (4.03%) Skype for Business
5 4 (2.68%) MS Exchange
6 3 (2.01%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (2.01%) Umbraco
7 2 (1.34%) SAS
8 1 (0.67%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 5 (3.36%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.34%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (4.03%) Bond Adapt
1 6 (4.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.67%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 13 (8.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (4.70%) SaaS
3 3 (2.01%) Sage Pay
4 2 (1.34%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (10.07%) SAN
2 8 (5.37%) DHCP
2 8 (5.37%) DNS
3 7 (4.70%) Internet
3 7 (4.70%) NAS
4 4 (2.68%) Remote Desktop
4 4 (2.68%) Unified Communications
5 3 (2.01%) Extranet
5 3 (2.01%) Intranet
6 1 (0.67%) LTE
6 1 (0.67%) WEP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (17.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 19 (12.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 18 (12.08%) SQL Server 2014
4 17 (11.41%) NoSQL
5 16 (10.74%) Data Warehouse
6 13 (8.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 12 (8.05%) SQL Server 2016
8 7 (4.70%) Blockchain
9 6 (4.03%) MySQL
9 6 (4.03%) Power BI
10 5 (3.36%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 5 (3.36%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (1.34%) Big Data
11 2 (1.34%) BigQuery
11 2 (1.34%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (1.34%) DTS
11 2 (1.34%) OLAP
11 2 (1.34%) OLAP Cube
11 2 (1.34%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 33 (22.15%) Git (software)
2 12 (8.05%) JIRA
3 5 (3.36%) Subversion
4 4 (2.68%) Visual Studio
4 4 (2.68%) Visual Studio Team System
5 2 (1.34%) Cucumber
5 2 (1.34%) FitNesse
5 2 (1.34%) Selenium
5 2 (1.34%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.67%) CruiseControl
6 1 (0.67%) NUnit
General
1 7 (4.70%) Law
2 6 (4.03%) Finance
3 4 (2.68%) Retail
4 2 (1.34%) Advertising
5 1 (0.67%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 85 (57.05%) Developer
2 68 (45.64%) .NET Developer
3 35 (23.49%) C# Developer
4 33 (22.15%) C# .NET Developer
5 26 (17.45%) ASP.NET Developer
6 24 (16.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 21 (14.09%) Analyst
7 21 (14.09%) SQL Developer
8 18 (12.08%) Support Analyst
9 14 (9.40%) SQL Server Developer
10 12 (8.05%) Graduate
11 11 (7.38%) Software Developer
11 11 (7.38%) Web Developer
12 10 (6.71%) Applications Support
12 10 (6.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 10 (6.71%) IT Analyst
12 10 (6.71%) IT Support
12 10 (6.71%) IT Support Analyst
13 9 (6.04%) Graduate Analyst
13 9 (6.04%) Graduate IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (62.42%) .NET
2 80 (53.69%) ASP.NET
3 54 (36.24%) CSS
3 54 (36.24%) HTML
4 39 (26.17%) ASP.NET Web API
5 34 (22.82%) RESTful
6 31 (20.81%) ASP.NET MVC
6 31 (20.81%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 29 (19.46%) AngularJS
7 29 (19.46%) WCF
8 25 (16.78%) .NET Framework
9 23 (15.44%) jQuery
10 22 (14.77%) Web Services
11 21 (14.09%) Entity Framework
11 21 (14.09%) HTML5
12 18 (12.08%) Node.js
13 14 (9.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 13 (8.72%) .NET Core
14 13 (8.72%) LINQ
15 12 (8.05%) React
Miscellaneous
1 25 (16.78%) Greenfield Project
2 12 (8.05%) Computer Science
2 12 (8.05%) Fintech
3 10 (6.71%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (6.04%) W3C
5 8 (5.37%) User Experience
6 6 (4.03%) Fat Client
6 6 (4.03%) Public Cloud
6 6 (4.03%) Thin Client
7 5 (3.36%) Data Centre
7 5 (3.36%) Management Information System
8 3 (2.01%) Client/Server
8 3 (2.01%) Driving Licence
9 2 (1.34%) Mobile Payment
9 2 (1.34%) Tandem
10 1 (0.67%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 19 (12.75%) Windows
2 16 (10.74%) Windows Server
3 13 (8.72%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (8.05%) Windows 7
4 12 (8.05%) Windows 8
5 5 (3.36%) Android
6 4 (2.68%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (48.32%) MVC
2 48 (32.21%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (29.53%) TDD
4 33 (22.15%) Business Intelligence
5 21 (14.09%) BDD
5 21 (14.09%) Web Application Development
6 20 (13.42%) Scrum
7 19 (12.75%) Web Development
8 14 (9.40%) ITIL
9 12 (8.05%) Software Testing
9 12 (8.05%) User Acceptance Testing
10 10 (6.71%) Analytics
10 10 (6.71%) Document Management
11 8 (5.37%) CRM
11 8 (5.37%) Matrix Management
11 8 (5.37%) Matrix Organization
12 7 (4.70%) Disaster Recovery
12 7 (4.70%) Mobile Development
12 7 (4.70%) Service Delivery
13 6 (4.03%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 89 (59.73%) C#
2 74 (49.66%) SQL
3 52 (34.90%) JavaScript
4 26 (17.45%) VB.NET
5 24 (16.11%) T-SQL
6 22 (14.77%) VB
7 17 (11.41%) Ruby
8 12 (8.05%) TypeScript
9 5 (3.36%) C
9 5 (3.36%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.34%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 2 (1.34%) PHP
11 1 (0.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (9.40%) Degree
2 12 (8.05%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.34%) SLA
2 1 (0.67%) Data Quality
System Software
1 14 (9.40%) Active Directory
1 14 (9.40%) Hyper-V
2 6 (4.03%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (2.68%) Terminal Services
3 4 (2.68%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (10.07%) SCCM
2 1 (0.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 60 (40.27%) Microsoft
2 14 (9.40%) Google
3 8 (5.37%) Cisco
4 6 (4.03%) Salesforce.com
4 6 (4.03%) Twitter
5 4 (2.68%) NetApp
6 3 (2.01%) Oracle
6 3 (2.01%) SAP
6 3 (2.01%) Xamarin
7 2 (1.34%) Tableau
8 1 (0.67%) Citrix
8 1 (0.67%) VMware