The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Southport 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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Merseyside / Southport
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 5 6
Rank change year-on-year -1 +1  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 5 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southport 27.78% 11.11% 20.00%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 41.67% 100.00% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 3
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.66% +12.50%  
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 Southport with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Southport
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 12 1 7
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southport 66.67% 11.11% 46.67%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 3
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Southport

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Southport 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 Southport

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Southport

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

Salary trend for SQL Server in Southport

For the 6 months to 22 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 Southport region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 15 (100.00%) C#
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
1 15 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 15 (100.00%) MVC
1 15 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 13 (86.67%) Greenfield Project
3 11 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (66.67%) TDD
4 10 (66.67%) Retail
4 10 (66.67%) Scrum
4 10 (66.67%) OO
4 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 10 (66.67%) SQL Server 2014
4 10 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 10 (66.67%) RESTful
4 10 (66.67%) Dependency Injection
4 10 (66.67%) BDD
4 10 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (66.67%) Web Application Development
4 10 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
5 5 (33.33%) Entity Framework
5 5 (33.33%) .NET Framework
6 4 (26.67%) JSON
6 4 (26.67%) WCF
6 4 (26.67%) Ajax
6 4 (26.67%) CSS
6 4 (26.67%) HTML
6 4 (26.67%) CSS3
7 3 (20.00%) Visual Studio
7 3 (20.00%) UML

SQL Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southport 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (66.67%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (66.67%) Retail
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Developer
2 13 (86.67%) .NET Developer
3 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 2 (13.33%) C# Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Software Developer
5 1 (6.67%) .NET Web Developer
5 1 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (6.67%) C# Web Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
1 15 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 15 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 10 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 10 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
2 10 (66.67%) RESTful
3 5 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 5 (33.33%) Entity Framework
4 4 (26.67%) Ajax
4 4 (26.67%) CSS
4 4 (26.67%) CSS3
4 4 (26.67%) HTML
4 4 (26.67%) JSON
4 4 (26.67%) WCF
5 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (86.67%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) MVC
2 11 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (66.67%) BDD
3 10 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (66.67%) Dependency Injection
3 10 (66.67%) OO
3 10 (66.67%) Scrum
3 10 (66.67%) TDD
3 10 (66.67%) Web Application Development
4 3 (20.00%) UML
4 3 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Microsoft