Period
to 18 July 2018

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 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 5 5 8
Rank change year-on-year 0 +3 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 281 199 236
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 19.42% 17.58% 16.04%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 57.94% 58.36% 47.68%
Number of salaries quoted 220 213 227
Northamptonshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £22,200
90th Percentile £56,375 £59,500 £52,500
East Midlands 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 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 485 341 495
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 33.52% 30.12% 33.65%
Number of salaries quoted 374 304 363
Northamptonshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -1.23%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £25,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £53,650
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

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 July 2018.

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 July 2018. 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 0 208 £41,500 +3.75% 27
Corby -9 17 £60,000 - 2
Daventry +4 15 £40,000 +14.29%
Kettering -8 10 £42,500 -5.56% 12
Towcester - 1 £37,500 - 1
Wellingborough - 1 - - 2
SQL Server
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 July 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 183 (65.12%) SQL
2 160 (56.94%) .NET
3 139 (49.47%) Microsoft
4 138 (49.11%) C#
5 83 (29.54%) Agile Software Development
6 77 (27.40%) MVC
7 74 (26.33%) ASP.NET
8 73 (25.98%) JavaScript
9 69 (24.56%) VB.NET
10 60 (21.35%) HTML
11 59 (21.00%) CSS
12 57 (20.28%) SharePoint
13 56 (19.93%) Team Foundation Server
14 55 (19.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 53 (18.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 53 (18.86%) Finance
16 52 (18.51%) Business Intelligence
17 49 (17.44%) Windows
18 41 (14.59%) ASP.NET Web API
19 39 (13.88%) ITIL
20 35 (12.46%) jQuery
20 35 (12.46%) Test Automation
20 35 (12.46%) Continuous Improvement
21 34 (12.10%) Problem-Solving
22 33 (11.74%) TDD
23 31 (11.03%) Microsoft Certification
23 31 (11.03%) WCF
23 31 (11.03%) Git (software)
24 30 (10.68%) SSDT
24 30 (10.68%) Octopus Deploy

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 57 (20.28%) SharePoint
2 20 (7.12%) K2 blackpearl
3 19 (6.76%) SharePoint Server
4 12 (4.27%) Skype for Business
5 11 (3.91%) MS Exchange
6 9 (3.20%) IIS
7 8 (2.85%) CMS
8 6 (2.14%) Apache
8 6 (2.14%) Apache Spark
8 6 (2.14%) SAS
8 6 (2.14%) Umbraco
9 5 (1.78%) SharePoint 2013
10 4 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2007
10 4 (1.42%) NServiceBus
10 4 (1.42%) Sitefinity
11 2 (0.71%) Ethereum
11 2 (0.71%) Hyperledger
12 1 (0.36%) Apache Solr
12 1 (0.36%) Elasticsearch
12 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 10 (3.56%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (2.49%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (1.78%) SPSS
4 4 (1.42%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.71%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.36%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 5 (1.78%) Payment Gateway
1 5 (1.78%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.71%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.71%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.71%) Dynamics SL
2 2 (0.71%) R3 Corda
3 1 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 28 (9.96%) GitHub
1 28 (9.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (6.05%) Office 365
3 16 (5.69%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (3.91%) SaaS
5 8 (2.85%) Google Cloud Platform
6 7 (2.49%) Sage Pay
7 6 (2.14%) Azure Active Directory
7 6 (2.14%) IBM Cloud
8 5 (1.78%) IaaS
9 1 (0.36%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.36%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.36%) Boomi
9 1 (0.36%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 23 (8.19%) SAN
2 12 (4.27%) NAS
3 9 (3.20%) DHCP
3 9 (3.20%) DNS
4 6 (2.14%) Remote Desktop
5 4 (1.42%) Firewall
5 4 (1.42%) LAN
5 4 (1.42%) WAN
6 3 (1.07%) Internet
7 1 (0.36%) FTP
7 1 (0.36%) MQTT
7 1 (0.36%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.36%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (19.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 53 (18.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 30 (10.68%) SSDT
4 28 (9.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 25 (8.90%) NoSQL
6 23 (8.19%) Data Warehouse
6 23 (8.19%) SQL Server 2000
7 19 (6.76%) SQL Server 2016
8 18 (6.41%) MySQL
9 17 (6.05%) Relational Database
10 16 (5.69%) SQL Server 2008
11 15 (5.34%) Power BI
12 11 (3.91%) SQL Server 2014
13 8 (2.85%) Big Data
13 8 (2.85%) BigQuery
14 7 (2.49%) DTS
14 7 (2.49%) Hadoop
14 7 (2.49%) SQL Server 2012
15 6 (2.14%) Star Schema
16 5 (1.78%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 56 (19.93%) Team Foundation Server
2 31 (11.03%) Git (software)
3 30 (10.68%) Octopus Deploy
4 12 (4.27%) Visual Studio
5 10 (3.56%) Visual Studio Team System
6 9 (3.20%) Subversion
7 7 (2.49%) JUnit
8 6 (2.14%) Eclipse
9 5 (1.78%) Jenkins
9 5 (1.78%) JIRA
10 3 (1.07%) Selenium
11 2 (0.71%) Cucumber
11 2 (0.71%) SpecFlow
12 1 (0.36%) AppVeyor
12 1 (0.36%) Bitbucket
12 1 (0.36%) CA Release Automation
12 1 (0.36%) ER Studio
12 1 (0.36%) gulp
12 1 (0.36%) Mercurial
12 1 (0.36%) MSTest
General
1 53 (18.86%) Finance
2 13 (4.63%) Legal
3 11 (3.91%) Law
4 10 (3.56%) Banking
5 9 (3.20%) Retail
6 8 (2.85%) Advertising
6 8 (2.85%) Electronics
6 8 (2.85%) Marketing
7 5 (1.78%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.42%) Back Office
9 2 (0.71%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.36%) Billing
Job Titles
1 180 (64.06%) Developer
2 114 (40.57%) .NET Developer
3 54 (19.22%) SQL Developer
4 44 (15.66%) Administrator
5 41 (14.59%) C# Developer
6 39 (13.88%) DBA
7 35 (12.46%) C# .NET Developer
8 34 (12.10%) VB.NET Developer
9 32 (11.39%) Applications Developer
9 32 (11.39%) SQL DBA
10 26 (9.25%) SQL Server Developer
11 25 (8.90%) Senior Developer
12 24 (8.54%) .NET Applications Developer
12 24 (8.54%) Software Developer
13 20 (7.12%) ASP.NET Developer
13 20 (7.12%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 19 (6.76%) .NET Software Developer
15 14 (4.98%) SQL Server DBA
15 14 (4.98%) Systems Administrator
16 13 (4.63%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 160 (56.94%) .NET
2 74 (26.33%) ASP.NET
3 60 (21.35%) HTML
4 59 (21.00%) CSS
5 41 (14.59%) ASP.NET Web API
6 35 (12.46%) jQuery
7 31 (11.03%) WCF
8 28 (9.96%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 26 (9.25%) WinForms
10 24 (8.54%) ASP.NET MVC
11 23 (8.19%) Node.js
12 22 (7.83%) RESTful
13 20 (7.12%) .NET Framework
13 20 (7.12%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 17 (6.05%) XML
15 16 (5.69%) Web Services
16 14 (4.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 13 (4.63%) JSON
18 12 (4.27%) Entity Framework
18 12 (4.27%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 18 (6.41%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (5.34%) Greenfield Project
3 13 (4.63%) Fat Client
3 13 (4.63%) Thin Client
4 12 (4.27%) Self-Motivation
5 11 (3.91%) Clustering
6 10 (3.56%) Driving Licence
7 9 (3.20%) Computer Science
7 9 (3.20%) Replication
8 7 (2.49%) Client/Server
8 7 (2.49%) Fintech
9 6 (2.14%) User Experience
10 4 (1.42%) Data Centre
11 3 (1.07%) Public Cloud
12 2 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (0.71%) Internet of Things
12 2 (0.71%) Management Information System
12 2 (0.71%) Mobile Payment
13 1 (0.36%) Graphic Design
13 1 (0.36%) Home Automation
Operating Systems
1 49 (17.44%) Windows
2 9 (3.20%) Android
2 9 (3.20%) Apple iOS
3 7 (2.49%) Linux
4 6 (2.14%) Unix
4 6 (2.14%) Windows Server
5 4 (1.42%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.36%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (29.54%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (27.40%) MVC
3 52 (18.51%) Business Intelligence
4 39 (13.88%) ITIL
5 35 (12.46%) Continuous Improvement
5 35 (12.46%) Test Automation
6 34 (12.10%) Problem-Solving
7 33 (11.74%) TDD
8 26 (9.25%) Event-Driven Architecture
9 21 (7.47%) Mentoring
10 19 (6.76%) BDD
10 19 (6.76%) Root Cause Analysis
10 19 (6.76%) Web Application Development
11 16 (5.69%) Performance Tuning
11 16 (5.69%) Scrum
12 15 (5.34%) OO
13 14 (4.98%) Business Continuity
13 14 (4.98%) OOP
14 13 (4.63%) Change Management
14 13 (4.63%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 183 (65.12%) SQL
2 138 (49.11%) C#
3 73 (25.98%) JavaScript
4 69 (24.56%) VB.NET
5 26 (9.25%) VB
6 25 (8.90%) T-SQL
7 22 (7.83%) Ruby
8 19 (6.76%) Java
8 19 (6.76%) PowerShell
9 10 (3.56%) C++
9 10 (3.56%) Python
10 8 (2.85%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 7 (2.49%) VBA
12 6 (2.14%) PHP
13 5 (1.78%) Delphi
13 5 (1.78%) VBScript
14 3 (1.07%) Bash Shell
15 2 (0.71%) Perl
15 2 (0.71%) TypeScript
15 2 (0.71%) X++
Qualifications
1 31 (11.03%) Microsoft Certification
2 30 (10.68%) MCP
2 30 (10.68%) MCPD
3 20 (7.12%) DBS Check
3 20 (7.12%) Security Cleared
4 16 (5.69%) BC Cleared
5 14 (4.98%) Degree
6 6 (2.14%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (1.42%) SC Cleared
8 3 (1.07%) Computer Science Degree
9 2 (0.71%) HNC
9 2 (0.71%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.07%) SLA
2 2 (0.71%) Data Quality
2 2 (0.71%) PMO
System Software
1 27 (9.61%) Active Directory
2 23 (8.19%) Hyper-V
3 7 (2.49%) ISA Server
4 6 (2.14%) Terminal Services
4 6 (2.14%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (1.42%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.36%) Docker
6 1 (0.36%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.36%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 22 (7.83%) SCOM
2 21 (7.47%) SCCM
3 4 (1.42%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (1.07%) Ansible
4 3 (1.07%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (1.07%) Puppet
4 3 (1.07%) Rundeck
5 2 (0.71%) Nagios
6 1 (0.36%) logstash
Vendors
1 139 (49.47%) Microsoft
2 30 (10.68%) SAP
3 19 (6.76%) Oracle
4 18 (6.41%) Google
5 7 (2.49%) NetApp
6 6 (2.14%) Cisco
6 6 (2.14%) Tableau
7 5 (1.78%) BMC
7 5 (1.78%) Cloudera
7 5 (1.78%) MapR
7 5 (1.78%) Remedy
8 4 (1.42%) Acronis
8 4 (1.42%) Adobe
8 4 (1.42%) VMware
9 3 (1.07%) Facebook
9 3 (1.07%) Talend
9 3 (1.07%) Twitter
9 3 (1.07%) Veeam
10 2 (0.71%) Infor
11 1 (0.36%) hybris