Period
to 22 February 2019

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 22 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
West Midlands > Shropshire
6 months to
22 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 37 31 17
Rank change year-on-year -6 -14 -7
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 12 16 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 3.86% 5.11% 11.38%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 13.48% 22.54% 38.06%
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 36
Shropshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% +2.74% -18.89%
10th Percentile £27,325 £22,250 £19,750
90th Percentile £63,500 £54,000 £47,500
West 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 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 89 71 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 28.62% 22.68% 29.91%
Number of salaries quoted 42 53 89
Shropshire median annual salary £49,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +40.00% -6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £27,250 £27,500 £22,750
90th Percentile £68,125 £42,500 £53,750
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%

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 22 February 2019.

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 22 February 2019. 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 -1 11 £37,500 +12.78% 6
Ellesmere - 1 £55,000 - 1
SQL Server
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 February 2019, 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 9 (75.00%) C#
1 9 (75.00%) .NET
2 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (58.33%) MVC
3 7 (58.33%) ASP.NET
4 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (41.67%) SQL
6 4 (33.33%) CSS
6 4 (33.33%) TDD
6 4 (33.33%) Web Application Development
6 4 (33.33%) AngularJS
7 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2016
7 3 (25.00%) RESTful
7 3 (25.00%) BDD
7 3 (25.00%) .NET Core
7 3 (25.00%) Windows
7 3 (25.00%) HTML
7 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
7 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
8 2 (16.67%) HP
8 2 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (16.67%) MCP
8 2 (16.67%) Unix
8 2 (16.67%) Finance
8 2 (16.67%) Oracle
8 2 (16.67%) SOAP
8 2 (16.67%) Web Services
8 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (16.67%) .NET Framework

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 2 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (16.67%) Exstream Dialogue
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) SaaS
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2016
2 2 (16.67%) NoSQL
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (8.33%) Power BI
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) CruiseControl
1 1 (8.33%) Moq
1 1 (8.33%) NUnit
1 1 (8.33%) Selenium
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Advertising
2 1 (8.33%) Automotive
2 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) .NET Developer
1 8 (66.67%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Applications Support
3 2 (16.67%) Applications Support Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Developer
4 1 (8.33%) C# Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) C# WCF Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Data Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) IT Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (75.00%) .NET
2 7 (58.33%) ASP.NET
3 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (33.33%) AngularJS
5 4 (33.33%) CSS
6 3 (25.00%) .NET Core
6 3 (25.00%) HTML
6 3 (25.00%) RESTful
7 2 (16.67%) .NET Framework
7 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 2 (16.67%) jQuery
7 2 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
7 2 (16.67%) SOAP
7 2 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (16.67%) WCF
7 2 (16.67%) Web Services
8 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (8.33%) HTML5
8 1 (8.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Unix
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (58.33%) MVC
3 4 (33.33%) TDD
3 4 (33.33%) Web Application Development
4 3 (25.00%) BDD
5 2 (16.67%) Network Architecture
5 2 (16.67%) SDLC
5 2 (16.67%) Task Automation
5 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (8.33%) Data Migration
6 1 (8.33%) Data Privacy
6 1 (8.33%) Dependency Injection
6 1 (8.33%) ERP
6 1 (8.33%) OO
6 1 (8.33%) OOP
6 1 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
6 1 (8.33%) Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (8.33%) System Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) C#
2 5 (41.67%) SQL
3 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
5 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
5 1 (8.33%) VB
5 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
5 1 (8.33%) VB6
5 1 (8.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
1 2 (16.67%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) HP
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (8.33%) Facebook