Period
to 20 April 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 20 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 5 5 7
Rank change year-on-year 0 +2 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 241 269 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 18.58% 20.50% 17.80%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 59.21% 60.45% 44.98%
Number of salaries quoted 204 260 276
Northamptonshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £53,850 £51,500
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 407 445 607
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 31.38% 33.92% 39.57%
Number of salaries quoted 330 371 454
Northamptonshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,225 £27,500 £24,250
90th Percentile £61,600 £57,500 £54,456
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 20 April 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 20 April 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 -2 151 £40,000 - 13
Corby - 16 £60,000 - 1
Daventry +2 15 £35,000 - 2
Kettering -1 11 £50,000 +156.41% 2
Brackley -7 2 £51,250 +13.89% 1
Wellingborough +2 1 - - 1
Towcester - 1 £37,500 -
SQL Server
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 April 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.

1 173 (71.78%) .NET
2 157 (65.15%) C#
3 125 (51.87%) SQL
4 106 (43.98%) ASP.NET
4 106 (43.98%) MVC
5 99 (41.08%) Microsoft
6 88 (36.51%) JavaScript
7 84 (34.85%) HTML
8 83 (34.44%) CSS
9 68 (28.22%) Agile Software Development
10 67 (27.80%) VB.NET
11 50 (20.75%) TDD
12 48 (19.92%) Business Intelligence
13 46 (19.09%) ASP.NET Web API
14 45 (18.67%) Windows
15 42 (17.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 42 (17.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 41 (17.01%) WCF
16 41 (17.01%) Git (software)
17 35 (14.52%) SAP
17 35 (14.52%) SharePoint
17 35 (14.52%) ASP.NET MVC
18 34 (14.11%) VB
18 34 (14.11%) jQuery
19 33 (13.69%) Google
19 33 (13.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
20 31 (12.86%) ASP.NET MVC 5
20 31 (12.86%) RESTful
21 29 (12.03%) Greenfield Project
21 29 (12.03%) 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 35 (14.52%) SharePoint
2 16 (6.64%) K2 blackpearl
3 12 (4.98%) SharePoint Server
3 12 (4.98%) Umbraco
4 6 (2.49%) SAS
5 5 (2.07%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (2.07%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (1.66%) Hyperledger
6 4 (1.66%) MS Exchange
7 3 (1.24%) Apache
7 3 (1.24%) Apache Spark
7 3 (1.24%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.41%) CMS
8 1 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.41%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (2.07%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.24%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.83%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (1.24%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (1.24%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (0.83%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.83%) Dynamics SL
3 1 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 25 (10.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (7.47%) GitHub
3 15 (6.22%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (4.98%) Sage Pay
5 9 (3.73%) Office 365
5 9 (3.73%) SaaS
6 5 (2.07%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (1.24%) Bluemix
7 3 (1.24%) IaaS
7 3 (1.24%) IBM Cloud
8 1 (0.41%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.41%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.41%) Boomi
8 1 (0.41%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.41%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.07%) DHCP
1 5 (2.07%) DNS
2 3 (1.24%) Firewall
2 3 (1.24%) LAN
2 3 (1.24%) SAN
2 3 (1.24%) WAN
3 2 (0.83%) Internet
4 1 (0.41%) MQTT
4 1 (0.41%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (17.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 42 (17.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 27 (11.20%) NoSQL
3 19 (7.88%) Data Warehouse
3 19 (7.88%) SQL Server 2014
3 19 (7.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 18 (7.47%) SSDT
5 15 (6.22%) SQL Server 2008
6 13 (5.39%) Power BI
6 13 (5.39%) SQL Server 2000
6 13 (5.39%) SQL Server 2016
7 11 (4.56%) Relational Database
8 8 (3.32%) Big Data
9 6 (2.49%) MySQL
10 5 (2.07%) BigQuery
10 5 (2.07%) Blockchain
11 4 (1.66%) SQL Server 2012
12 3 (1.24%) Hadoop
12 3 (1.24%) Pentaho
12 3 (1.24%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 41 (17.01%) Git (software)
2 25 (10.37%) Team Foundation Server
3 18 (7.47%) Octopus Deploy
4 15 (6.22%) Subversion
4 15 (6.22%) Visual Studio
4 15 (6.22%) Visual Studio Team System
5 5 (2.07%) JIRA
6 4 (1.66%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.41%) AppVeyor
7 1 (0.41%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.41%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.41%) JUnit
7 1 (0.41%) Mercurial
General
1 10 (4.15%) Finance
2 9 (3.73%) Legal
3 8 (3.32%) Law
4 5 (2.07%) Advertising
4 5 (2.07%) Retail
5 2 (0.83%) Billing
5 2 (0.83%) Electronics
5 2 (0.83%) Marketing
6 1 (0.41%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 173 (71.78%) Developer
2 128 (53.11%) .NET Developer
3 61 (25.31%) SQL Developer
4 53 (21.99%) C# Developer
5 46 (19.09%) C# .NET Developer
6 39 (16.18%) SQL Server Developer
7 38 (15.77%) ASP.NET Developer
8 37 (15.35%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 34 (14.11%) VB.NET Developer
10 24 (9.96%) Software Developer
11 22 (9.13%) Analyst
12 20 (8.30%) DBA
13 19 (7.88%) .NET Software Developer
13 19 (7.88%) Administrator
13 19 (7.88%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 18 (7.47%) .NET Applications Developer
14 18 (7.47%) Applications Developer
15 17 (7.05%) JavaScript Developer
15 17 (7.05%) SQL DBA
16 16 (6.64%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 173 (71.78%) .NET
2 106 (43.98%) ASP.NET
3 84 (34.85%) HTML
4 83 (34.44%) CSS
5 46 (19.09%) ASP.NET Web API
6 41 (17.01%) WCF
7 35 (14.52%) ASP.NET MVC
8 34 (14.11%) jQuery
9 33 (13.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 31 (12.86%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 31 (12.86%) RESTful
11 29 (12.03%) HTML5
12 27 (11.20%) Node.js
13 21 (8.71%) .NET Framework
13 21 (8.71%) Entity Framework
14 19 (7.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 19 (7.88%) WinForms
15 14 (5.81%) Ajax
15 14 (5.81%) JSON
16 12 (4.98%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 29 (12.03%) Greenfield Project
2 13 (5.39%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (4.15%) Computer Science
4 8 (3.32%) Mobile Payment
5 6 (2.49%) Fintech
6 5 (2.07%) User Experience
7 4 (1.66%) Self-Motivation
8 3 (1.24%) Data Centre
8 3 (1.24%) Driving Licence
8 3 (1.24%) Replication
9 2 (0.83%) Clustering
9 2 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.83%) Internet of Things
9 2 (0.83%) Public Cloud
9 2 (0.83%) Tandem
9 2 (0.83%) W3C
10 1 (0.41%) Industrial Internet of Things
10 1 (0.41%) Renewable Energy
10 1 (0.41%) Smart Home
10 1 (0.41%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 45 (18.67%) Windows
2 15 (6.22%) Android
2 15 (6.22%) Apple iOS
3 12 (4.98%) Windows Server
4 10 (4.15%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (2.90%) Windows 7
5 7 (2.90%) Windows 8
6 5 (2.07%) Linux
7 1 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.41%) Unix
7 1 (0.41%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (43.98%) MVC
2 68 (28.22%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (20.75%) TDD
4 48 (19.92%) Business Intelligence
5 26 (10.79%) BDD
5 26 (10.79%) Web Application Development
6 20 (8.30%) Continuous Improvement
7 18 (7.47%) Event-Driven Architecture
7 18 (7.47%) Test Automation
8 15 (6.22%) Android Development
8 15 (6.22%) iOS Development
9 13 (5.39%) Workflow
10 11 (4.56%) Mentoring
11 10 (4.15%) Business Continuity
11 10 (4.15%) Case Management
11 10 (4.15%) Scrum
12 9 (3.73%) Data Modelling
12 9 (3.73%) ITIL
12 9 (3.73%) Web Development
13 8 (3.32%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 157 (65.15%) C#
2 125 (51.87%) SQL
3 88 (36.51%) JavaScript
4 67 (27.80%) VB.NET
5 34 (14.11%) VB
6 26 (10.79%) Ruby
7 13 (5.39%) PowerShell
8 12 (4.98%) T-SQL
9 8 (3.32%) Java
10 4 (1.66%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 4 (1.66%) PHP
10 4 (1.66%) Python
10 4 (1.66%) TypeScript
11 3 (1.24%) Delphi
11 3 (1.24%) X++
12 2 (0.83%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.83%) C
12 2 (0.83%) C++
12 2 (0.83%) VBA
13 1 (0.41%) R
Qualifications
1 19 (7.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (7.47%) MCP
2 18 (7.47%) MCPD
3 17 (7.05%) Degree
4 8 (3.32%) Computer Science Degree
5 6 (2.49%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (1.66%) DBS Check
6 4 (1.66%) Security Cleared
7 3 (1.24%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.41%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.24%) Data Quality
2 2 (0.83%) PMO
2 2 (0.83%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (3.32%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.66%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.83%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.41%) Docker
Systems Management
1 19 (7.88%) SCOM
2 5 (2.07%) SCCM
3 2 (0.83%) Ansible
3 2 (0.83%) Nagios
3 2 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.83%) Puppet
3 2 (0.83%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 99 (41.08%) Microsoft
2 35 (14.52%) SAP
3 33 (13.69%) Google
4 6 (2.49%) Twitter
5 4 (1.66%) Informatica
5 4 (1.66%) Talend
6 3 (1.24%) Acronis
6 3 (1.24%) Cloudera
6 3 (1.24%) MapR
6 3 (1.24%) Oracle
6 3 (1.24%) Tableau
7 2 (0.83%) Adobe
7 2 (0.83%) Cognos
7 2 (0.83%) DataFlux
7 2 (0.83%) Samsung
7 2 (0.83%) Teradata
7 2 (0.83%) Veeam
7 2 (0.83%) VMware
8 1 (0.41%) Dell
8 1 (0.41%) Red Hat