Period
to 21 September 2018

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 6 months to 21 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
West Midlands > Shropshire
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 8 34 18
Rank change year-on-year +26 -16 -10
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 50 37 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 15.15% 7.91% 10.61%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 55.56% 36.27% 46.67%
Number of salaries quoted 37 26 84
Shropshire median annual salary £37,500 £51,250 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.83% +50.74% -15.00%
10th Percentile £27,650 £26,250 £19,750
90th Percentile £53,300 £71,500 £46,250
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +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 Shropshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Shropshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 90 102 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 27.27% 21.79% 22.73%
Number of salaries quoted 57 87 123
Shropshire median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +12.68% +1.43%
10th Percentile £26,650 £26,250 £23,500
90th Percentile £57,325 £56,375 £47,500
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Shropshire

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

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 6 months to 21 September 2018.

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 6 months to 21 September 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
Telford +16 26 £37,500 -34.78% 12
Shrewsbury +7 10 £29,000 -38.95% 1
Market Drayton - 9 - -
Ludlow +2 4 £32,500 - 1
Oswestry - 1 £26,500 -
SQL Server
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 28 (56.00%) SQL
2 25 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (40.00%) .NET
3 20 (40.00%) C#
4 17 (34.00%) Windows
4 17 (34.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 12 (24.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 12 (24.00%) T-SQL
5 12 (24.00%) TDD
5 12 (24.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (24.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (22.00%) MVC
6 11 (22.00%) Microsoft
6 11 (22.00%) AngularJS
7 10 (20.00%) Data Migration
7 10 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
7 10 (20.00%) Migration
8 9 (18.00%) ETL
8 9 (18.00%) Oracle
8 9 (18.00%) ASP.NET
8 9 (18.00%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (18.00%) Data Cleansing
8 9 (18.00%) BDD
8 9 (18.00%) Kimball Methodology
8 9 (18.00%) Oracle Database
8 9 (18.00%) Performance Tuning
9 8 (16.00%) Oracle Database 12c
9 8 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 8 (16.00%) VMware
10 7 (14.00%) Scrum

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 5 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 5 (10.00%) MS Exchange
1 5 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (8.00%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (4.00%) CMS
4 1 (2.00%) IBM Domino
4 1 (2.00%) IBM Notes
4 1 (2.00%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (12.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) assyst
1 1 (2.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (10.00%) Office 365
2 2 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.00%) GitHub
2 2 (4.00%) IaaS
2 2 (4.00%) PaaS
3 1 (2.00%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.00%) DNS
1 3 (6.00%) Network Security
2 2 (4.00%) NAS
2 2 (4.00%) SAN
2 2 (4.00%) VSAN
3 1 (2.00%) DHCP
3 1 (2.00%) Firewall
3 1 (2.00%) LAN
3 1 (2.00%) VLAN
3 1 (2.00%) VPN
3 1 (2.00%) WAN
3 1 (2.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (34.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 12 (24.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 12 (24.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 12 (24.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 9 (18.00%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (18.00%) Oracle Database
5 8 (16.00%) Oracle Database 12c
6 6 (12.00%) NoSQL
6 6 (12.00%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
7 5 (10.00%) SQL Server 2016
8 4 (8.00%) MongoDB
8 4 (8.00%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (6.00%) MySQL
9 3 (6.00%) Power BI
9 3 (6.00%) RDBMS
9 3 (6.00%) Relational Database
10 2 (4.00%) Amazon Aurora
Development Applications
1 4 (8.00%) ReSharper
2 3 (6.00%) Moq
2 3 (6.00%) MSTest
2 3 (6.00%) NUnit
2 3 (6.00%) Rhino Mocks
3 2 (4.00%) Ant
3 2 (4.00%) Artifactory
3 2 (4.00%) Gatling
3 2 (4.00%) GitLab
3 2 (4.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (4.00%) Maven
3 2 (4.00%) NeoLoad
3 2 (4.00%) Selenium
4 1 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (6.00%) Marketing
2 1 (2.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 29 (58.00%) Developer
2 19 (38.00%) .NET Developer
3 10 (20.00%) SQL Developer
4 5 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (10.00%) C# Developer
4 5 (10.00%) IT Project Leader
4 5 (10.00%) Project Leader
5 4 (8.00%) Administrator
5 4 (8.00%) DBA
5 4 (8.00%) Oracle DBA
6 3 (6.00%) C# WPF Developer
6 3 (6.00%) WPF Developer
7 2 (4.00%) .NET Software Developer
7 2 (4.00%) Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) Architect
7 2 (4.00%) Cloud Architect
7 2 (4.00%) Database Manager
7 2 (4.00%) Software Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) Systems Manager
7 2 (4.00%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (40.00%) .NET
2 11 (22.00%) AngularJS
3 9 (18.00%) ASP.NET
4 7 (14.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (14.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 6 (12.00%) CSS
5 6 (12.00%) JSON
6 5 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 5 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
6 5 (10.00%) RESTful
6 5 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (8.00%) HTML
7 4 (8.00%) RabbitMQ
7 4 (8.00%) REST
8 3 (6.00%) Castle Windsor
8 3 (6.00%) jQuery
8 3 (6.00%) Ninject
8 3 (6.00%) SOAP
8 3 (6.00%) Spring.NET
8 3 (6.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.00%) Digital TV
2 2 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.00%) Blog
2 2 (4.00%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (4.00%) PKI
3 1 (2.00%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 17 (34.00%) Windows
2 7 (14.00%) Windows Server
3 6 (12.00%) Unix
3 6 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (10.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.00%) Android
5 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (24.00%) TDD
3 11 (22.00%) MVC
4 10 (20.00%) Data Migration
4 10 (20.00%) Migration
5 9 (18.00%) BDD
5 9 (18.00%) Data Cleansing
5 9 (18.00%) ETL
5 9 (18.00%) Kimball Methodology
5 9 (18.00%) Performance Tuning
6 7 (14.00%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (14.00%) Problem-Solving
6 7 (14.00%) Scrum
7 5 (10.00%) PRINCE2
7 5 (10.00%) Project Management
7 5 (10.00%) Web Application Development
8 4 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (8.00%) OOD
8 4 (8.00%) Refactoring
8 4 (8.00%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 28 (56.00%) SQL
2 20 (40.00%) C#
3 12 (24.00%) T-SQL
4 7 (14.00%) JavaScript
5 6 (12.00%) PL/SQL
6 4 (8.00%) TypeScript
6 4 (8.00%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.00%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 1 (2.00%) Java
7 1 (2.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (10.00%) APMP
1 5 (10.00%) DBS Check
1 5 (10.00%) ISEB
1 5 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 3 (6.00%) Degree
3 1 (2.00%) CCNA
3 1 (2.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.00%) MCSA
3 1 (2.00%) MCSE
3 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 8 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (4.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.00%) Docker
3 2 (4.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (12.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 6 (12.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (4.00%) Ansible
2 2 (4.00%) Consul
2 2 (4.00%) Docker Swarm
2 2 (4.00%) Grafana
2 2 (4.00%) Kibana
2 2 (4.00%) Kubernetes
2 2 (4.00%) logstash
2 2 (4.00%) Puppet
2 2 (4.00%) Rancher
2 2 (4.00%) Single Sign-On
2 2 (4.00%) Tivoli
2 2 (4.00%) ZABBIX
3 1 (2.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 11 (22.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (18.00%) Oracle
3 8 (16.00%) VMware
4 6 (12.00%) Veeam
5 4 (8.00%) RedGate
6 3 (6.00%) Riverbed
7 2 (4.00%) AppDynamics
7 2 (4.00%) Dynatrace
8 1 (2.00%) Apple
8 1 (2.00%) Aruba
8 1 (2.00%) BMC
8 1 (2.00%) CheckPoint
8 1 (2.00%) Cisco
8 1 (2.00%) Fortinet
8 1 (2.00%) IBM
8 1 (2.00%) Remedy
8 1 (2.00%) Symantec
8 1 (2.00%) Tableau