Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Manchester > Stockport
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 12 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 -11 +9
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 74 63 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stockport 17.13% 16.32% 31.29%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 60.16% 51.22% 78.70%
Number of salaries quoted 67 58 132
Stockport median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,025 £29,250
90th Percentile £51,250 £47,875 £51,250
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

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 123 123 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stockport 28.47% 31.87% 39.76%
Number of salaries quoted 113 118 167
Stockport median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,350 £28,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £49,500 £51,250
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +3.90%

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 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Stockport

For the 6 months to 18 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 Stockport region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 45 (60.81%) .NET
2 43 (58.11%) C#
3 32 (43.24%) HTML
3 32 (43.24%) SQL
4 27 (36.49%) JavaScript
5 24 (32.43%) Microsoft
6 21 (28.38%) CSS
7 20 (27.03%) ASP.NET
7 20 (27.03%) MVC
8 19 (25.68%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (21.62%) jQuery
9 16 (21.62%) Web Development
10 14 (18.92%) Windows
10 14 (18.92%) Android
10 14 (18.92%) Apple iOS
11 13 (17.57%) BDD
12 12 (16.22%) WCF
12 12 (16.22%) ASP.NET MVC
13 11 (14.86%) Data Protection
13 11 (14.86%) TDD
14 10 (13.51%) Facebook
14 10 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
14 10 (13.51%) Windows Server
15 9 (12.16%) SQL Server 2012
15 9 (12.16%) WF
15 9 (12.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 9 (12.16%) Degree
16 8 (10.81%) Marketing
16 8 (10.81%) CMS
16 8 (10.81%) Data Warehouse

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 8 (10.81%) CMS
1 8 (10.81%) Drupal
1 8 (10.81%) Sitecore CMS
1 8 (10.81%) Sitefinity
1 8 (10.81%) Umbraco
2 5 (6.76%) Apache
2 5 (6.76%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.70%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.05%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.11%) LAN
1 6 (8.11%) SAN
1 6 (8.11%) TCP/IP
1 6 (8.11%) WAN
2 1 (1.35%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.16%) SQL Server 2012
1 9 (12.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 8 (10.81%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (8.11%) NoSQL
3 6 (8.11%) RDBMS
3 6 (8.11%) Relational Database
3 6 (8.11%) SQL Server 2016
4 5 (6.76%) MySQL
4 5 (6.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (6.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (5.41%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (5.41%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (2.70%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (2.70%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (2.70%) Power BI
6 2 (2.70%) QlikView
7 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (8.11%) Selenium
2 5 (6.76%) SoapUI
2 5 (6.76%) SpecFlow
3 4 (5.41%) Visual Studio
4 3 (4.05%) Octopus Deploy
4 3 (4.05%) TeamCity
4 3 (4.05%) WebDriver
5 2 (2.70%) Cucumber
5 2 (2.70%) FitNesse
5 2 (2.70%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.70%) HP UFT
5 2 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (10.81%) Marketing
2 7 (9.46%) Manufacturing
3 4 (5.41%) Finance
4 3 (4.05%) Legal
Job Titles
1 46 (62.16%) Developer
2 29 (39.19%) .NET Developer
3 26 (35.14%) C# Developer
4 17 (22.97%) C# .NET Developer
5 13 (17.57%) ASP.NET Developer
5 13 (17.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 13 (17.57%) SQL Developer
6 9 (12.16%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 7 (9.46%) VB.NET Developer
8 6 (8.11%) .NET Web Developer
8 6 (8.11%) Analyst
8 6 (8.11%) C# VB.NET Developer
8 6 (8.11%) C# Web Developer
8 6 (8.11%) SQL Server Developer
8 6 (8.11%) Support Analyst
8 6 (8.11%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (8.11%) Web Developer
9 5 (6.76%) IT Engineer
9 5 (6.76%) Senior IT Engineer
9 5 (6.76%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (60.81%) .NET
2 32 (43.24%) HTML
3 21 (28.38%) CSS
4 20 (27.03%) ASP.NET
5 16 (21.62%) jQuery
6 12 (16.22%) ASP.NET MVC
6 12 (16.22%) WCF
7 9 (12.16%) WF
8 8 (10.81%) Web Services
9 5 (6.76%) ODBC
10 3 (4.05%) .NET Framework
10 3 (4.05%) ASP.NET Web API
10 3 (4.05%) Node.js
10 3 (4.05%) WSDL
10 3 (4.05%) XML
11 2 (2.70%) .NET Core
11 2 (2.70%) AngularJS
11 2 (2.70%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 2 (2.70%) Entity Framework
11 2 (2.70%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.11%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (8.11%) User Experience
3 5 (6.76%) Life Science
3 5 (6.76%) NHS
4 2 (2.70%) BBC
4 2 (2.70%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.70%) Robotics
4 2 (2.70%) Social Media
5 1 (1.35%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.35%) Fintech
5 1 (1.35%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 14 (18.92%) Android
1 14 (18.92%) Apple iOS
1 14 (18.92%) Windows
2 10 (13.51%) Windows Server
3 5 (6.76%) Linux
4 1 (1.35%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (27.03%) MVC
2 19 (25.68%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (21.62%) Web Development
4 13 (17.57%) BDD
5 11 (14.86%) Data Protection
5 11 (14.86%) TDD
6 8 (10.81%) Digital Marketing
6 8 (10.81%) E-Commerce
7 7 (9.46%) Data Analysis
7 7 (9.46%) ETL
8 6 (8.11%) Android Development
8 6 (8.11%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (8.11%) iOS Development
8 6 (8.11%) Responsive Web Design
8 6 (8.11%) Software Engineering
9 5 (6.76%) ITIL
9 5 (6.76%) Release Management
9 5 (6.76%) Test Automation
10 4 (5.41%) Migration
10 4 (5.41%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (58.11%) C#
2 32 (43.24%) SQL
3 27 (36.49%) JavaScript
4 7 (9.46%) VB.NET
5 5 (6.76%) Bash Shell
5 5 (6.76%) Korn
5 5 (6.76%) Shell Script
5 5 (6.76%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.70%) C
6 2 (2.70%) Ruby
6 2 (2.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (12.16%) Degree
2 6 (8.11%) MCP
2 6 (8.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.70%) ISEB
3 2 (2.70%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.70%) Data Quality
1 2 (2.70%) QA
1 2 (2.70%) SLA
2 1 (1.35%) PMO
System Software
1 7 (9.46%) Active Directory
2 6 (8.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (6.76%) Samba
4 1 (1.35%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.35%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (2.70%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.35%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (1.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 24 (32.43%) Microsoft
2 10 (13.51%) Facebook
3 8 (10.81%) Sitecore
3 8 (10.81%) Twitter
4 7 (9.46%) VMware
5 6 (8.11%) Cisco
6 5 (6.76%) Capita
7 4 (5.41%) Cognos
8 2 (2.70%) Apple
8 2 (2.70%) Epicor
8 2 (2.70%) Google
8 2 (2.70%) HP
8 2 (2.70%) Sony
8 2 (2.70%) Yahoo!
9 1 (1.35%) Citrix
9 1 (1.35%) McAfee