The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Shropshire 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 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
West Midlands / Shropshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 16 10
Rank change year-on-year -13 -6  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 18 49 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 7.35% 11.01% 14.22%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 33.96% 45.37% 60.42%
Number of salaries quoted 14 36 27
Median salary £47,500 £37,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.66% +10.29%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £29,250 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL Server is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Shropshire with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Shropshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 53 108 48
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Shropshire 21.63% 24.27% 23.53%
Number of salaries quoted 46 79 36
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +15.38%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £25,750 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Shropshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Shropshire citing SQL Server as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in Shropshire

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

Salary trend for SQL Server in Shropshire

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Shropshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server in Shropshire over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Shropshire

SQL Server
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Shrewsbury +8 10 £47,500 +38.68%
Telford -22 7 £71,500 +90.66% 2
Ludlow - 1 - - 1
SQL Server
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 20 (71.43%) .NET
2 17 (60.71%) C#
3 15 (53.57%) JavaScript
4 12 (42.86%) TDD
5 11 (39.29%) Visual Studio
5 11 (39.29%) ASP.NET
6 10 (35.71%) SQL
7 9 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (32.14%) Git (software)
8 8 (28.57%) HTML
8 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
9 7 (25.00%) SOAP
9 7 (25.00%) MVC
9 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
9 7 (25.00%) Xamarin
9 7 (25.00%) Mobile App
9 7 (25.00%) Web Development
9 7 (25.00%) jQuery
9 7 (25.00%) Unit Testing
10 6 (21.43%) JSON
10 6 (21.43%) AngularJS
10 6 (21.43%) WinForms
10 6 (21.43%) MySQL
10 6 (21.43%) Oracle
10 6 (21.43%) VB
10 6 (21.43%) VB.NET
10 6 (21.43%) XML
10 6 (21.43%) Front End Development
10 6 (21.43%) DevOps
10 6 (21.43%) Mobile First

SQL Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Shropshire 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 3 (10.71%) CMS
1 3 (10.71%) Documentum
1 3 (10.71%) Joomla!
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 3 (10.71%) SharePoint
1 3 (10.71%) Tomcat
1 3 (10.71%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.57%) IIS
2 1 (3.57%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (10.71%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) DNS
2 1 (3.57%) HTTP
2 1 (3.57%) Internet
2 1 (3.57%) LAN
2 1 (3.57%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (3.57%) SAN
2 1 (3.57%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) MySQL
2 3 (10.71%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (10.71%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (10.71%) RDBMS
2 3 (10.71%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.57%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (39.29%) Visual Studio
2 9 (32.14%) Git (software)
3 3 (10.71%) Jenkins
3 3 (10.71%) Selenium
General
1 3 (10.71%) Marketing
2 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (75.00%) Developer
2 15 (53.57%) .NET Developer
3 11 (39.29%) C# .NET Developer
3 11 (39.29%) C# Developer
4 6 (21.43%) VB.NET Developer
5 5 (17.86%) .NET Software Developer
5 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (17.86%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (17.86%) C# Software Developer
5 5 (17.86%) C# VB.NET Developer
5 5 (17.86%) Software Developer
6 4 (14.29%) .NET Web Developer
6 4 (14.29%) C# Web Developer
6 4 (14.29%) SQL Developer
6 4 (14.29%) Web Developer
7 3 (10.71%) Digital Developer
7 3 (10.71%) Digital Marketing Developer
7 3 (10.71%) JavaScript Developer
8 2 (7.14%) Agile Developer
8 2 (7.14%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (71.43%) .NET
2 11 (39.29%) ASP.NET
3 8 (28.57%) HTML
4 7 (25.00%) jQuery
4 7 (25.00%) SOAP
5 6 (21.43%) AngularJS
5 6 (21.43%) JSON
5 6 (21.43%) WinForms
5 6 (21.43%) XML
6 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (17.86%) CSS
7 4 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
7 4 (14.29%) Razor View Engine
7 4 (14.29%) REST
7 4 (14.29%) Web Services
8 3 (10.71%) Middleware
8 3 (10.71%) RESTful
9 2 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 1 (3.57%) Vaadin
10 1 (3.57%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (10.71%) Replication
2 3 (10.71%) User Experience
3 1 (3.57%) Clustering
3 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.57%) N-Tier
3 1 (3.57%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.86%) Windows
2 4 (14.29%) Unix
3 3 (10.71%) Linux
4 1 (3.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) TDD
2 9 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (25.00%) MVC
3 7 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 7 (25.00%) Web Development
4 6 (21.43%) DevOps
4 6 (21.43%) Front End Development
4 6 (21.43%) Mobile First
5 3 (10.71%) Business Analysis
5 3 (10.71%) Case Management
5 3 (10.71%) Data Management
5 3 (10.71%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (10.71%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (10.71%) IT Strategy
5 3 (10.71%) Quality Management
5 3 (10.71%) Risk Management
5 3 (10.71%) Scrum
5 3 (10.71%) SOA
5 3 (10.71%) TOGAF
5 3 (10.71%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 17 (60.71%) C#
2 15 (53.57%) JavaScript
3 10 (35.71%) SQL
4 6 (21.43%) VB
4 6 (21.43%) VB.NET
5 3 (10.71%) PHP
6 2 (7.14%) Java
7 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) Degree
1 5 (17.86%) MCPD
1 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (10.71%) Security Cleared
3 2 (7.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) Disclosure Scotland
1 3 (10.71%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.57%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.57%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) Puppet
1 3 (10.71%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 7 (25.00%) Xamarin
3 6 (21.43%) Oracle
4 3 (10.71%) EMC
4 3 (10.71%) Pega
5 1 (3.57%) Citrix
5 1 (3.57%) SolarWinds
5 1 (3.57%) VMware
Ludlow, Shropshire
Itecco
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Telford, Shropshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £18,000 to £20,000 per annum + Pension Scheme + Healthcare
Posted: 5 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £52K basic + Superb Benefits
Posted: Yesterday