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 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Merseyside / St Helens
Rank 3 - 2
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 12 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in St Helens 52.17% - 25.00%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 100.00% - 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 12 0 1
Median salary £42,500 - £27,500
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 St Helens with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
St Helens
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 12 0 2
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in St Helens 52.17% - 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 12 0 2
Median salary £40,000 - £27,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in St Helens

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in St Helens 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 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

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in St Helens

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server in St Helens over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in St Helens

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Helens

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 17 (68.00%) SQL
2 16 (64.00%) .NET
3 13 (52.00%) VB.NET
4 10 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 10 (40.00%) Scrum
4 10 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (36.00%) Windows
5 9 (36.00%) C#
6 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
6 8 (32.00%) WinForms
6 8 (32.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (28.00%) Data Analysis
7 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (28.00%) TDD
7 7 (28.00%) NUnit
7 7 (28.00%) Telecoms
7 7 (28.00%) Broadband
7 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
7 7 (28.00%) VB
7 7 (28.00%) Kanban
7 7 (28.00%) WPF
7 7 (28.00%) Spring.NET
7 7 (28.00%) jQuery
7 7 (28.00%) Dependency Injection
7 7 (28.00%) Inversion of Control
7 7 (28.00%) MSTest
7 7 (28.00%) MVVM
7 7 (28.00%) Ninject
7 7 (28.00%) Unity DI Container
7 7 (28.00%) Analytical Skills

SQL Server
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (40.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (28.00%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (32.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (12.00%) NoSQL
3 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (8.00%) MS Access
5 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (28.00%) MSTest
1 7 (28.00%) NUnit
2 5 (20.00%) Moq
2 5 (20.00%) Rhino Mocks
3 3 (12.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (8.00%) Visual Studio
5 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (28.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (64.00%) .NET Developer
1 16 (64.00%) Developer
2 8 (32.00%) Analyst
2 8 (32.00%) Data Analyst
3 7 (28.00%) Telecoms Developer
4 6 (24.00%) SQL Analyst
4 6 (24.00%) SQL Data Analyst
4 6 (24.00%) SQL Developer
4 6 (24.00%) SQL Server Developer
4 6 (24.00%) Systems Analyst
5 4 (16.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (16.00%) C# Developer
5 4 (16.00%) C# VB.NET Developer
5 4 (16.00%) Junior
5 4 (16.00%) VB.NET Developer
6 3 (12.00%) .NET Software Developer
6 3 (12.00%) Junior .NET Developer
6 3 (12.00%) Junior C# .NET Developer
6 3 (12.00%) Junior SQL Developer
6 3 (12.00%) Junior VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (64.00%) .NET
2 8 (32.00%) WinForms
3 7 (28.00%) jQuery
3 7 (28.00%) Ninject
3 7 (28.00%) Spring.NET
3 7 (28.00%) Unity DI Container
3 7 (28.00%) WPF
4 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET
4 6 (24.00%) HTML
5 5 (20.00%) Castle Windsor
6 4 (16.00%) .NET Framework
6 4 (16.00%) Ajax
6 4 (16.00%) AngularJS
6 4 (16.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (12.00%) Ember.js
7 3 (12.00%) Handlebars
7 3 (12.00%) LINQ
8 1 (4.00%) HTML5
8 1 (4.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.00%) User Experience
3 1 (4.00%) Driving Licence
3 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (36.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.00%) Android
2 1 (4.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.00%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (4.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
1 10 (40.00%) Scrum
2 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (28.00%) Data Analysis
2 7 (28.00%) Dependency Injection
2 7 (28.00%) Inversion of Control
2 7 (28.00%) Kanban
2 7 (28.00%) MVVM
2 7 (28.00%) TDD
3 4 (16.00%) OO
4 3 (12.00%) CRM
4 3 (12.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (12.00%) Functional Programming
4 3 (12.00%) MVC
5 2 (8.00%) Change Control
5 2 (8.00%) ERP
5 2 (8.00%) High Availability
5 2 (8.00%) Logistics
6 1 (4.00%) Change Management
6 1 (4.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 17 (68.00%) SQL
2 13 (52.00%) VB.NET
3 9 (36.00%) C#
4 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
4 7 (28.00%) VB
5 3 (12.00%) T-SQL
6 2 (8.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
St. Helens, Merseyside
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: Additional Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Helens, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago