Period
to 20 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Stockport 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 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Manchester > Stockport
6 months to
20 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 14 25 7
Rank change year-on-year +11 -18 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 38 39 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stockport 15.70% 10.32% 22.64%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 50.67% 31.20% 68.85%
Number of salaries quoted 38 37 80
Stockport median annual salary £42,500 £44,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.41% +17.33% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £27,000
90th Percentile £48,750 £60,000 £51,250
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -5.88%

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 Stockport with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Stockport
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 75 125 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stockport 30.99% 33.07% 32.88%
Number of salaries quoted 75 115 117
Stockport median annual salary £42,500 £44,471 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.43% +27.06% -6.67%
10th Percentile £25,950 £31,350 £27,000
90th Percentile £51,250 £64,500 £51,250
Manchester median annual salary £46,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +9.41% +6.25% -3.61%

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Stockport

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in Stockport

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

Salary trend for SQL Server in Stockport

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Stockport

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server in Stockport over the 6 months to 20 March 2019.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Stockport

For the 6 months to 20 March 2019, 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 Stockport region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 26 (68.42%) SQL
2 21 (55.26%) Microsoft
3 20 (52.63%) .NET
4 17 (44.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 16 (42.11%) SQL Server 2008
5 16 (42.11%) C#
6 15 (39.47%) T-SQL
6 15 (39.47%) ASP.NET
6 15 (39.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 14 (36.84%) HTML
7 14 (36.84%) JavaScript
8 11 (28.95%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (28.95%) Microsoft Azure
9 9 (23.68%) MVC
9 9 (23.68%) CSS
9 9 (23.68%) Web Development
9 9 (23.68%) RedGate
9 9 (23.68%) Problem-Solving
10 8 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7 (18.42%) AngularJS
11 7 (18.42%) jQuery
12 6 (15.79%) SQL Server 2016
12 6 (15.79%) Migration
12 6 (15.79%) VB.NET
12 6 (15.79%) Windows
12 6 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
12 6 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
12 6 (15.79%) .NET Framework
13 5 (13.16%) Retail

SQL Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stockport 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 4 (10.53%) IIS
2 1 (2.63%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (28.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (10.53%) SaaS
4 1 (2.63%) Mimecast
4 1 (2.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (44.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 16 (42.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (39.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (15.79%) SQL Server 2016
5 5 (13.16%) RDBMS
5 5 (13.16%) Relational Database
5 5 (13.16%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (10.53%) Azure SQL Database
6 4 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (7.89%) MySQL
7 3 (7.89%) Power BI
7 3 (7.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (2.63%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 3 (7.89%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.63%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (13.16%) Retail
2 2 (5.26%) Automotive
3 1 (2.63%) Finance
3 1 (2.63%) Games
Job Titles
1 22 (57.89%) Developer
2 16 (42.11%) .NET Developer
3 10 (26.32%) DBA
3 10 (26.32%) SQL DBA
4 7 (18.42%) ASP.NET Developer
4 7 (18.42%) C# .NET Developer
4 7 (18.42%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 7 (18.42%) C# Developer
5 5 (13.16%) C# VB.NET Developer
5 5 (13.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (13.16%) SQL Developer
5 5 (13.16%) VB.NET Developer
5 5 (13.16%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (10.53%) .NET Software Developer
6 4 (10.53%) Azure Developer
6 4 (10.53%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 4 (10.53%) Senior .NET Developer
6 4 (10.53%) Senior Developer
6 4 (10.53%) Software Developer
7 3 (7.89%) SQL BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (52.63%) .NET
2 15 (39.47%) ASP.NET
3 14 (36.84%) HTML
4 9 (23.68%) CSS
5 8 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (18.42%) AngularJS
6 7 (18.42%) jQuery
7 6 (15.79%) .NET Framework
8 5 (13.16%) .NET Core
8 5 (13.16%) ASP.NET Web API
8 5 (13.16%) Entity Framework
8 5 (13.16%) RESTful
9 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 1 (2.63%) REST
9 1 (2.63%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (10.53%) Data Centre
2 4 (10.53%) Management Information System
3 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (5.26%) User Experience
5 1 (2.63%) Fintech
5 1 (2.63%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.79%) Windows
2 5 (13.16%) Android
2 5 (13.16%) Apple iOS
3 2 (5.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.95%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (23.68%) MVC
2 9 (23.68%) Problem-Solving
2 9 (23.68%) Web Development
3 6 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (15.79%) Migration
4 5 (13.16%) Android Development
4 5 (13.16%) Asynchronous Programming
4 5 (13.16%) Dependency Injection
4 5 (13.16%) iOS Development
4 5 (13.16%) Microservices
4 5 (13.16%) OOP
5 4 (10.53%) Configuration Management
5 4 (10.53%) Contingency Planning
5 4 (10.53%) Data Integration
5 4 (10.53%) DevOps
5 4 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 4 (10.53%) Scrum
5 4 (10.53%) Tech Ops
5 4 (10.53%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 26 (68.42%) SQL
2 16 (42.11%) C#
3 15 (39.47%) T-SQL
4 14 (36.84%) JavaScript
5 6 (15.79%) VB.NET
6 4 (10.53%) Java
7 2 (5.26%) VB
7 2 (5.26%) VBA
7 2 (5.26%) VBScript
8 1 (2.63%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 6 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (13.16%) MCP
3 1 (2.63%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) GDPR
1 2 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (2.63%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (55.26%) Microsoft
2 9 (23.68%) RedGate
3 1 (2.63%) Avaya
3 1 (2.63%) Cisco
3 1 (2.63%) Cognos
3 1 (2.63%) IBM