Period
to 21 November 2017

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

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Merseyside > St Helens
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 4 3
Rank change year-on-year -3 -1 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 19 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in St Helens 48.72% 27.27% 15.79%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 79.17% 100.00% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 19 9 2
St Helens median annual salary £57,500 £27,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +109.09% +10.00% +7.53%
10th Percentile £42,500 £26,250 £22,600
90th Percentile £61,250 £34,000 £27,400
Merseyside 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 St Helens with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
St Helens
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 24 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in St Helens 61.54% 27.27% 21.05%
Number of salaries quoted 24 9 3
St Helens median annual salary £57,500 £27,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +109.09% +10.00% +31.58%
10th Percentile £29,675 £26,250 £22,700
90th Percentile £61,250 £34,000 £51,500
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year - +4.58% +0.66%

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in St Helens

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in St Helens

SQL Server
Salary Trend in St Helens

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

Salary trend for SQL Server in St Helens

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 St Helens region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 19 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (94.74%) TDD
2 18 (94.74%) NUnit
2 18 (94.74%) Telecoms
2 18 (94.74%) Scrum
2 18 (94.74%) VB
2 18 (94.74%) VB.NET
2 18 (94.74%) .NET
2 18 (94.74%) Windows
2 18 (94.74%) Broadband
2 18 (94.74%) WinForms
2 18 (94.74%) WPF
2 18 (94.74%) Continuous Integration
2 18 (94.74%) Kanban
2 18 (94.74%) Spring.NET
2 18 (94.74%) Dependency Injection
2 18 (94.74%) Inversion of Control
2 18 (94.74%) MSTest
2 18 (94.74%) MVVM
2 18 (94.74%) Ninject
2 18 (94.74%) Unity DI Container
2 18 (94.74%) SQL Server 2016
2 18 (94.74%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (5.26%) SQL
3 1 (5.26%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (5.26%) Tableau
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (5.26%) Analytics
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services

SQL Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in St Helens 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:

Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 18 (94.74%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (94.74%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 18 (94.74%) MSTest
1 18 (94.74%) NUnit
General
1 18 (94.74%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (94.74%) .NET Developer
1 18 (94.74%) Developer
1 18 (94.74%) Telecoms Developer
2 1 (5.26%) Analyst
2 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 1 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (5.26%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (94.74%) .NET
1 18 (94.74%) Ninject
1 18 (94.74%) Spring.NET
1 18 (94.74%) Unity DI Container
1 18 (94.74%) WinForms
1 18 (94.74%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 18 (94.74%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 18 (94.74%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (94.74%) Continuous Integration
2 18 (94.74%) Dependency Injection
2 18 (94.74%) Inversion of Control
2 18 (94.74%) Kanban
2 18 (94.74%) MVVM
2 18 (94.74%) Scrum
2 18 (94.74%) TDD
3 1 (5.26%) Analytics
3 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (5.26%) Customer Requirements
Programming Languages
1 18 (94.74%) VB
1 18 (94.74%) VB.NET
2 1 (5.26%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.26%) Tableau