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

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
West Midlands > Shropshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 19 34 15
Rank change year-on-year +15 -19 -7
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 37 33 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 10.28% 7.30% 10.54%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 43.53% 33.33% 51.28%
Number of salaries quoted 26 26 58
Shropshire median annual salary £37,500 £47,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.05% +46.15% -18.75%
10th Percentile £27,625 £24,250 £19,750
90th Percentile £66,750 £71,500 £47,500
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 85 99 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 23.61% 21.90% 20.56%
Number of salaries quoted 50 81 79
Shropshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +5.63% -5.33%
10th Percentile £27,100 £26,250 £22,750
90th Percentile £61,400 £56,375 £53,047
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 20 November 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 20 November 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 +7 24 £37,500 -31.82% 15
Shrewsbury +9 8 £42,500 -10.53% 1
Market Drayton - 3 - - 2
Oswestry - 1 £26,500 -
SQL Server
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 20 (54.05%) SQL
2 18 (48.65%) Windows
3 16 (43.24%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (37.84%) C#
4 14 (37.84%) .NET
5 11 (29.73%) Oracle
6 10 (27.03%) ASP.NET
6 10 (27.03%) Microsoft
6 10 (27.03%) SQL Server 2012
7 9 (24.32%) Oracle Database
7 9 (24.32%) MVC
8 8 (21.62%) VMware
8 8 (21.62%) Unix
8 8 (21.62%) Oracle Database 12c
8 8 (21.62%) ASP.NET Web API
8 8 (21.62%) VMware Infrastructure
9 7 (18.92%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (18.92%) Windows Server
9 7 (18.92%) TDD
10 6 (16.22%) Oracle Database 11g
10 6 (16.22%) Oracle RMAN
10 6 (16.22%) PL/SQL
10 6 (16.22%) Microsoft Office
10 6 (16.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 6 (16.22%) Problem-Solving
10 6 (16.22%) Veeam
10 6 (16.22%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (16.22%) AngularJS
11 5 (13.51%) Office 365
11 5 (13.51%) Web Application Development

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 (13.51%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (13.51%) Exchange Server 2013
1 5 (13.51%) MS Exchange
1 5 (13.51%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.41%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (5.41%) Exstream Dialogue
3 1 (2.70%) IBM Domino
3 1 (2.70%) IBM Notes
3 1 (2.70%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (16.22%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Exstream
2 1 (2.70%) assyst
2 1 (2.70%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.51%) Office 365
2 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (5.41%) IaaS
3 2 (5.41%) PaaS
4 1 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.11%) DNS
1 3 (8.11%) Network Security
2 2 (5.41%) NAS
2 2 (5.41%) SAN
2 2 (5.41%) VSAN
3 1 (2.70%) DHCP
3 1 (2.70%) Firewall
3 1 (2.70%) LAN
3 1 (2.70%) VLAN
3 1 (2.70%) VPN
3 1 (2.70%) WAN
3 1 (2.70%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.03%) SQL Server 2012
2 9 (24.32%) Oracle Database
3 8 (21.62%) Oracle Database 12c
4 6 (16.22%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (13.51%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (10.81%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (10.81%) SQL Server 2000
6 4 (10.81%) SQL Server 2014
6 4 (10.81%) SQL Server 2016
6 4 (10.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (10.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (10.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (8.11%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (8.11%) MySQL
7 3 (8.11%) NoSQL
7 3 (8.11%) RDBMS
7 3 (8.11%) Relational Database
8 2 (5.41%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 2 (5.41%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (5.41%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Moq
1 3 (8.11%) NUnit
1 3 (8.11%) Selenium
2 2 (5.41%) Ant
2 2 (5.41%) Artifactory
2 2 (5.41%) Gatling
2 2 (5.41%) GitLab
2 2 (5.41%) Jenkins
2 2 (5.41%) Maven
2 2 (5.41%) MSTest
2 2 (5.41%) NeoLoad
2 2 (5.41%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (2.70%) CruiseControl
3 1 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (8.11%) Marketing
2 1 (2.70%) Advertising
2 1 (2.70%) Automotive
2 1 (2.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (45.95%) Developer
2 14 (37.84%) .NET Developer
3 5 (13.51%) C# .NET Developer
3 5 (13.51%) C# Developer
3 5 (13.51%) IT Project Leader
3 5 (13.51%) Project Leader
4 4 (10.81%) Administrator
4 4 (10.81%) DBA
4 4 (10.81%) Oracle DBA
4 4 (10.81%) SQL Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Applications Support
5 3 (8.11%) Applications Support Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Support Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) .NET Software Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Architect
6 2 (5.41%) Cloud Architect
6 2 (5.41%) Database Manager
6 2 (5.41%) VB.NET Developer
6 2 (5.41%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (37.84%) .NET
2 10 (27.03%) ASP.NET
3 8 (21.62%) ASP.NET Web API
4 7 (18.92%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (16.22%) AngularJS
6 5 (13.51%) CSS
7 4 (10.81%) .NET Core
7 4 (10.81%) HTML
7 4 (10.81%) RESTful
8 3 (8.11%) .NET Framework
8 3 (8.11%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 3 (8.11%) KnockoutJS
8 3 (8.11%) SOAP
8 3 (8.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (5.41%) Elastic Stack
9 2 (5.41%) jQuery
9 2 (5.41%) Spring.NET
9 2 (5.41%) WCF
9 2 (5.41%) Web Services
9 2 (5.41%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.41%) Digital TV
1 2 (5.41%) PKI
2 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.70%) Data Structures
2 1 (2.70%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 18 (48.65%) Windows
2 8 (21.62%) Unix
3 7 (18.92%) Windows Server
4 6 (16.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (13.51%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (43.24%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (24.32%) MVC
3 7 (18.92%) TDD
4 6 (16.22%) Problem-Solving
5 5 (13.51%) PRINCE2
5 5 (13.51%) Project Management
5 5 (13.51%) Web Application Development
6 4 (10.81%) BDD
6 4 (10.81%) Change Management
6 4 (10.81%) Data Migration
6 4 (10.81%) Database Security
6 4 (10.81%) Migration
6 4 (10.81%) Statistics
6 4 (10.81%) Test Strategy
7 3 (8.11%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (8.11%) Data Cleansing
7 3 (8.11%) Dependency Injection
7 3 (8.11%) Kimball Methodology
7 3 (8.11%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (8.11%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 20 (54.05%) SQL
2 14 (37.84%) C#
3 6 (16.22%) PL/SQL
4 5 (13.51%) T-SQL
5 4 (10.81%) JavaScript
5 4 (10.81%) VB.NET
6 3 (8.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (13.51%) APMP
1 5 (13.51%) DBS Check
1 5 (13.51%) ISEB
1 5 (13.51%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (5.41%) Degree
2 2 (5.41%) MCP
3 1 (2.70%) CCNA
3 1 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.70%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.70%) MCSA
3 1 (2.70%) MCSE
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (21.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (13.51%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (5.41%) Active Directory
3 2 (5.41%) Docker
3 2 (5.41%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (16.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 6 (16.22%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (5.41%) Ansible
2 2 (5.41%) Consul
2 2 (5.41%) Docker Swarm
2 2 (5.41%) Grafana
2 2 (5.41%) Kibana
2 2 (5.41%) Kubernetes
2 2 (5.41%) logstash
2 2 (5.41%) Puppet
2 2 (5.41%) Rancher
2 2 (5.41%) Single Sign-On
2 2 (5.41%) Tivoli
2 2 (5.41%) ZABBIX
3 1 (2.70%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 11 (29.73%) Oracle
2 10 (27.03%) Microsoft
3 8 (21.62%) VMware
4 6 (16.22%) Veeam
5 3 (8.11%) Riverbed
6 2 (5.41%) AppDynamics
6 2 (5.41%) Dynatrace
6 2 (5.41%) HP
7 1 (2.70%) Apple
7 1 (2.70%) Aruba
7 1 (2.70%) BMC
7 1 (2.70%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.70%) Cisco
7 1 (2.70%) Facebook
7 1 (2.70%) Fortinet
7 1 (2.70%) IBM
7 1 (2.70%) Remedy
7 1 (2.70%) Symantec