The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Solihull 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 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
West Midlands / Solihull
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 21 2
Rank change year-on-year +6 -19  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 44 14 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Solihull 17.05% 5.91% 26.86%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 40.74% 33.33% 80.85%
Number of salaries quoted 42 14 68
Median salary £41,250 £43,750 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.71% +19.04%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,400 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,250 £52,500 £50,000
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 Solihull with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Solihull
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 108 42 94
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Solihull 41.86% 17.72% 33.22%
Number of salaries quoted 100 35 83
Median salary £36,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.29% +21.42%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Solihull

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Solihull 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 Solihull

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

Salary trend for SQL Server in Solihull

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Solihull

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

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Solihull

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 Solihull region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 49 (60.49%) .NET
2 47 (58.02%) C#
3 43 (53.09%) SQL
4 36 (44.44%) ASP.NET
5 33 (40.74%) MVC
6 27 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
7 24 (29.63%) KnockoutJS
8 22 (27.16%) Agile Software Development
8 22 (27.16%) Microsoft
9 21 (25.93%) Visual Studio
10 20 (24.69%) JavaScript
11 18 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 18 (22.22%) AngularJS
12 17 (20.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 17 (20.99%) E-Commerce
13 16 (19.75%) ETL
14 15 (18.52%) Business Intelligence
14 15 (18.52%) HTML
14 15 (18.52%) TDD
14 15 (18.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 15 (18.52%) HTML5
15 14 (17.28%) .NET Framework
15 14 (17.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 13 (16.05%) CSS
16 13 (16.05%) Team Foundation Server
16 13 (16.05%) Analytical Skills
17 12 (14.81%) Performance Tuning
17 12 (14.81%) CSS3
17 12 (14.81%) Backbone.js
17 12 (14.81%) SQL Server 2008

SQL Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Solihull 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 (6.17%) IIS
2 3 (3.70%) CMS
3 1 (1.23%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.23%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.23%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.23%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (4.94%) Google Play
3 1 (1.23%) GitHub
3 1 (1.23%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.17%) LAN
2 2 (2.47%) Firewall
2 2 (2.47%) Internet
3 1 (1.23%) DHCP
3 1 (1.23%) DNS
3 1 (1.23%) Intranet
3 1 (1.23%) iSCSI
3 1 (1.23%) NAS
3 1 (1.23%) RFID
3 1 (1.23%) SAN
3 1 (1.23%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.23%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 17 (20.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (17.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 12 (14.81%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (13.58%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (13.58%) DB2
5 11 (13.58%) Power BI
5 11 (13.58%) SQL Server 2005
6 9 (11.11%) MySQL
6 9 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
7 7 (8.64%) NoSQL
8 4 (4.94%) MongoDB
8 4 (4.94%) OLAP
8 4 (4.94%) SQL Server 2016
9 1 (1.23%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (1.23%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (1.23%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (1.23%) Redis
9 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 21 (25.93%) Visual Studio
2 13 (16.05%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (12.35%) Git (software)
4 6 (7.41%) Selenium
4 6 (7.41%) TeamCity
4 6 (7.41%) WebDriver
5 5 (6.17%) SpecFlow
6 1 (1.23%) Ant
6 1 (1.23%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.23%) FogBugz
6 1 (1.23%) Maven
6 1 (1.23%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (1.23%) ReSharper
6 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (1.23%) Subversion
General
1 4 (4.94%) Games
2 3 (3.70%) Finance
3 1 (1.23%) German Language
3 1 (1.23%) Marketing
3 1 (1.23%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 44 (54.32%) Developer
2 22 (27.16%) .NET Developer
3 14 (17.28%) Senior Developer
4 11 (13.58%) Applications Support
4 11 (13.58%) DBA
4 11 (13.58%) Senior .NET Developer
4 11 (13.58%) SQL DBA
5 10 (12.35%) SQL Developer
6 8 (9.88%) Applications Specialist
7 7 (8.64%) Applications Support Specialist
7 7 (8.64%) Support Specialist
7 7 (8.64%) Unix Specialist
7 7 (8.64%) Unix Support
7 7 (8.64%) Unix Support Specialist
8 6 (7.41%) Analyst
8 6 (7.41%) Automation Tester
8 6 (7.41%) Software Developer
8 6 (7.41%) Tester
9 5 (6.17%) Mobile Tester
9 5 (6.17%) Selenium Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (60.49%) .NET
2 36 (44.44%) ASP.NET
3 27 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 24 (29.63%) KnockoutJS
5 18 (22.22%) AngularJS
6 15 (18.52%) HTML
6 15 (18.52%) HTML5
6 15 (18.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 14 (17.28%) .NET Framework
8 13 (16.05%) CSS
9 12 (14.81%) Backbone.js
9 12 (14.81%) CSS3
10 8 (9.88%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 6 (7.41%) ASP.NET Web API
11 6 (7.41%) RESTful
11 6 (7.41%) WCF
11 6 (7.41%) Web Services
12 5 (6.17%) Entity Framework
13 4 (4.94%) Ninject
13 4 (4.94%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.05%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.17%) Clustering
2 5 (6.17%) Mobile App
3 4 (4.94%) Client/Server
3 4 (4.94%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (4.94%) iPhone
3 4 (4.94%) Tandem
4 2 (2.47%) N-Tier
4 2 (2.47%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.23%) Blog
5 1 (1.23%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.23%) EPoS
5 1 (1.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (11.11%) Linux
1 9 (11.11%) Windows
2 8 (9.88%) Unix
3 7 (8.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (7.41%) Android
5 3 (3.70%) Windows Server
6 2 (2.47%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.23%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (40.74%) MVC
2 22 (27.16%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (20.99%) E-Commerce
4 16 (19.75%) ETL
5 15 (18.52%) Business Intelligence
5 15 (18.52%) TDD
6 12 (14.81%) Performance Tuning
7 10 (12.35%) BDD
8 9 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
8 9 (11.11%) OO
8 9 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
8 9 (11.11%) Scrum
9 8 (9.88%) Data Migration
9 8 (9.88%) Migration
9 8 (9.88%) Web Application Development
10 7 (8.64%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (8.64%) OOP
10 7 (8.64%) Unit Testing
11 6 (7.41%) PRINCE2
11 6 (7.41%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 47 (58.02%) C#
2 43 (53.09%) SQL
3 20 (24.69%) JavaScript
4 11 (13.58%) T-SQL
5 6 (7.41%) Java
6 1 (1.23%) F#
6 1 (1.23%) VBA
6 1 (1.23%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.64%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.70%) Virtual Machines
1 3 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.47%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.23%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (1.23%) vCenter Server
1 1 (1.23%) vMotion
Vendors
1 22 (27.16%) Microsoft
2 9 (11.11%) IBM
3 7 (8.64%) Red Hat
4 6 (7.41%) VMware
5 5 (6.17%) Citrix
6 4 (4.94%) Google
7 2 (2.47%) Dynatrace
7 2 (2.47%) SAP
7 2 (2.47%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.23%) Apple
8 1 (1.23%) Nimsoft
8 1 (1.23%) Oracle
8 1 (1.23%) Telerik
8 1 (1.23%) Twitter
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