Period
to 19 January 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 19 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 10 5 6
Rank change year-on-year -5 +1 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 177 252 290
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 15.90% 18.48% 16.63%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 55.49% 55.63% 45.38%
Number of salaries quoted 156 204 297
Northamptonshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -5.06%
10th Percentile £19,875 £17,575 £22,650
90th Percentile £55,000 £56,250 £48,750
East Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% +5.26% -1.30%

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 319 453 639
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 28.66% 33.21% 36.64%
Number of salaries quoted 266 335 516
Northamptonshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £22,750 £21,900 £23,750
90th Percentile £65,625 £60,250 £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 19 January 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 19 January 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 -5 108 £37,500 -11.76% 12
Kettering +2 15 £50,000 +163.16%
Corby - 11 £50,000 - 4
Daventry +1 9 £35,000 -22.22% 1
Brackley -4 3 £51,250 +57.69%
Towcester - 2 £24,000 -
SQL Server
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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.

1 124 (70.06%) .NET
2 122 (68.93%) C#
3 94 (53.11%) ASP.NET
4 88 (49.72%) SQL
5 87 (49.15%) MVC
6 74 (41.81%) HTML
6 74 (41.81%) CSS
7 69 (38.98%) JavaScript
8 68 (38.42%) Microsoft
9 45 (25.42%) TDD
10 38 (21.47%) Agile Software Development
11 36 (20.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 35 (19.77%) Git (software)
12 35 (19.77%) ASP.NET Web API
13 33 (18.64%) Business Intelligence
14 32 (18.08%) VB.NET
15 31 (17.51%) jQuery
15 31 (17.51%) ASP.NET MVC
16 30 (16.95%) RESTful
16 30 (16.95%) WCF
17 29 (16.38%) VB
17 29 (16.38%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 28 (15.82%) HTML5
19 26 (14.69%) Google
19 26 (14.69%) Windows
19 26 (14.69%) Greenfield Project
20 25 (14.12%) AngularJS
21 24 (13.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
22 22 (12.43%) .NET Framework
23 21 (11.86%) Web Application Development

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 10 (5.65%) Hyperledger
2 8 (4.52%) BizTalk Server
2 8 (4.52%) IIS
2 8 (4.52%) SharePoint
3 7 (3.95%) K2 blackpearl
3 7 (3.95%) Umbraco
4 6 (3.39%) SAS
5 4 (2.26%) MS Exchange
6 3 (1.69%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.56%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.56%) Ethereum
Applications
1 3 (1.69%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.13%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.56%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (3.39%) Bond Adapt
1 6 (3.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.56%) Distributed Ledger
2 1 (0.56%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.56%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 21 (11.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (3.95%) SaaS
2 7 (3.95%) Sage Pay
3 6 (3.39%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (2.26%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.56%) Bluemix
5 1 (0.56%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.56%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.95%) DHCP
1 7 (3.95%) DNS
1 7 (3.95%) SAN
2 4 (2.26%) Remote Desktop
3 3 (1.69%) Internet
3 3 (1.69%) NAS
4 1 (0.56%) Extranet
4 1 (0.56%) Intranet
4 1 (0.56%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (20.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 24 (13.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 18 (10.17%) NoSQL
3 18 (10.17%) SQL Server 2014
4 14 (7.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 13 (7.34%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (7.34%) SQL Server 2008
6 10 (5.65%) Blockchain
7 4 (2.26%) Big Data
7 4 (2.26%) BigQuery
7 4 (2.26%) Power BI
8 3 (1.69%) DTS
8 3 (1.69%) MySQL
8 3 (1.69%) Pentaho
8 3 (1.69%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.69%) SQL Server 2016
9 2 (1.13%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.13%) OLAP
9 2 (1.13%) OLAP Cube
10 1 (0.56%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 35 (19.77%) Git (software)
2 10 (5.65%) JIRA
3 9 (5.08%) Subversion
3 9 (5.08%) Visual Studio
3 9 (5.08%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (0.56%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.56%) FitNesse
4 1 (0.56%) Selenium
4 1 (0.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (3.95%) Finance
2 6 (3.39%) Law
3 4 (2.26%) Retail
4 1 (0.56%) Billing
Job Titles
1 113 (63.84%) Developer
2 86 (48.59%) .NET Developer
3 47 (26.55%) C# Developer
4 43 (24.29%) C# .NET Developer
5 35 (19.77%) Analyst
5 35 (19.77%) ASP.NET Developer
6 34 (19.21%) SQL Developer
7 33 (18.64%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 28 (15.82%) SQL Server Developer
9 20 (11.30%) Support Analyst
10 16 (9.04%) Graduate
10 16 (9.04%) Software Developer
11 14 (7.91%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 13 (7.34%) Integration Analyst
12 13 (7.34%) JavaScript Developer
13 12 (6.78%) Applications Support
14 11 (6.21%) .NET Software Developer
14 11 (6.21%) Applications Support Analyst
15 10 (5.65%) C# Software Developer
15 10 (5.65%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 124 (70.06%) .NET
2 94 (53.11%) ASP.NET
3 74 (41.81%) CSS
3 74 (41.81%) HTML
4 35 (19.77%) ASP.NET Web API
5 31 (17.51%) ASP.NET MVC
5 31 (17.51%) jQuery
6 30 (16.95%) RESTful
6 30 (16.95%) WCF
7 29 (16.38%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 28 (15.82%) HTML5
9 25 (14.12%) AngularJS
10 22 (12.43%) .NET Framework
11 21 (11.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 21 (11.86%) Entity Framework
12 17 (9.60%) Node.js
12 17 (9.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 15 (8.47%) Web Services
14 13 (7.34%) JSON
15 11 (6.21%) .NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 26 (14.69%) Greenfield Project
2 14 (7.91%) Computer Science
3 10 (5.65%) Fintech
4 9 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (5.08%) W3C
5 8 (4.52%) Mobile Payment
5 8 (4.52%) User Experience
6 6 (3.39%) Public Cloud
7 3 (1.69%) Data Centre
7 3 (1.69%) Fat Client
7 3 (1.69%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.69%) Thin Client
8 2 (1.13%) Clustering
8 2 (1.13%) Tandem
9 1 (0.56%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.56%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.56%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.56%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 26 (14.69%) Windows
2 16 (9.04%) Windows Server
3 14 (7.91%) Windows 7
3 14 (7.91%) Windows 8
3 14 (7.91%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (5.08%) Android
4 9 (5.08%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (49.15%) MVC
2 45 (25.42%) TDD
3 38 (21.47%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (18.64%) Business Intelligence
5 21 (11.86%) Web Application Development
6 20 (11.30%) BDD
7 15 (8.47%) Web Development
7 15 (8.47%) Workflow
8 14 (7.91%) Software Testing
8 14 (7.91%) User Acceptance Testing
9 13 (7.34%) Scrum
10 12 (6.78%) Case Management
11 10 (5.65%) Document Management
12 9 (5.08%) Android Development
12 9 (5.08%) iOS Development
13 8 (4.52%) CRM
13 8 (4.52%) ITIL
13 8 (4.52%) Software Engineering
14 7 (3.95%) ETL
14 7 (3.95%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 122 (68.93%) C#
2 88 (49.72%) SQL
3 69 (38.98%) JavaScript
4 32 (18.08%) VB.NET
5 29 (16.38%) VB
6 21 (11.86%) T-SQL
7 17 (9.60%) Ruby
8 10 (5.65%) TypeScript
9 5 (2.82%) C
10 2 (1.13%) PHP
10 2 (1.13%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.56%) Java
11 1 (0.56%) Python
11 1 (0.56%) R
11 1 (0.56%) VBScript
11 1 (0.56%) X++
Qualifications
1 17 (9.60%) Degree
2 14 (7.91%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.56%) Data Quality
System Software
1 10 (5.65%) Active Directory
2 7 (3.95%) Hyper-V
3 4 (2.26%) Terminal Services
3 4 (2.26%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (1.69%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 10 (5.65%) SCCM
2 3 (1.69%) SCOM
3 1 (0.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 68 (38.42%) Microsoft
2 26 (14.69%) Google
3 17 (9.60%) SAP
4 6 (3.39%) Salesforce.com
4 6 (3.39%) Twitter
5 4 (2.26%) Cisco
5 4 (2.26%) NetApp
5 4 (2.26%) Tableau
6 3 (1.69%) Informatica
6 3 (1.69%) Talend
7 2 (1.13%) Cloudera
7 2 (1.13%) Cognos
7 2 (1.13%) MapR
7 2 (1.13%) Teradata
8 1 (0.56%) DataFlux
8 1 (0.56%) Oracle
8 1 (0.56%) Samsung
8 1 (0.56%) Xamarin