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

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Staffordshire / Stoke-on-Trent
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 5 3
Rank change year-on-year 0 -2  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 48 106 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 26.52% 34.87% 34.00%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 70.59% 75.18% 79.07%
Number of salaries quoted 44 99 57
Median salary £39,000 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -18.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £40,000 £55,000
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 Stoke-on-Trent with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 68 141 86
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 37.57% 46.38% 43.00%
Number of salaries quoted 59 130 71
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 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 Stoke-on-Trent

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Salary trend for SQL Server in Stoke-on-Trent

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server in Stoke-on-Trent over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 24 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 Stoke-on-Trent region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 85 (81.73%) .NET
2 75 (72.12%) C#
3 46 (44.23%) SQL
4 41 (39.42%) SQL Server 2008
5 38 (36.54%) WPF
6 34 (32.69%) HTML
7 32 (30.77%) SOLID
8 31 (29.81%) Microservices
8 31 (29.81%) MySQL
8 31 (29.81%) TDD
9 30 (28.85%) CSS
10 28 (26.92%) Line Management
10 28 (26.92%) Microsoft
11 26 (25.00%) Mentoring
12 25 (24.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 23 (22.12%) Agile Software Development
14 22 (21.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 22 (21.15%) MVC
15 20 (19.23%) T-SQL
15 20 (19.23%) ASP.NET Web API
16 18 (17.31%) VB.NET
16 18 (17.31%) E-Commerce
16 18 (17.31%) Electronics
17 17 (16.35%) Degree
17 17 (16.35%) OOP
18 16 (15.38%) Windows
18 16 (15.38%) JavaScript
19 15 (14.42%) Java
19 15 (14.42%) ASP.NET
19 15 (14.42%) OO

SQL Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent 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 (3.85%) IIS
2 3 (2.88%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (2.88%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.96%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (0.96%) InfoPath
1 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.96%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.96%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.81%) SaaS
2 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.88%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (39.42%) SQL Server 2008
2 31 (29.81%) MySQL
3 25 (24.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 22 (21.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 13 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 11 (10.58%) Relational Database
7 7 (6.73%) Power BI
8 5 (4.81%) NoSQL
8 5 (4.81%) RDBMS
8 5 (4.81%) SQL CLR
9 3 (2.88%) OLTP
9 3 (2.88%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (2.88%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (1.92%) Neo4j
10 2 (1.92%) Riak
10 2 (1.92%) SQL Server 2016
11 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 5 (4.81%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.96%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 18 (17.31%) Electronics
2 3 (2.88%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.96%) Finance
3 1 (0.96%) Games
Job Titles
1 79 (75.96%) Developer
2 42 (40.38%) C# Developer
3 30 (28.85%) Full Stack Developer
4 21 (20.19%) Senior Developer
5 18 (17.31%) HTML CSS Developer
5 18 (17.31%) HTML Developer
5 18 (17.31%) Senior C# Developer
5 18 (17.31%) Senior Full Stack Developer
6 13 (12.50%) DBA
6 13 (12.50%) SQL DBA
7 12 (11.54%) Graduate
7 12 (11.54%) Graduate Developer
7 12 (11.54%) Software Developer
7 12 (11.54%) SQL Developer
8 7 (6.73%) Computer Science Graduate
9 6 (5.77%) Web Developer
10 5 (4.81%) Architect
11 4 (3.85%) Administrator
11 4 (3.85%) Graduate Software Developer
12 3 (2.88%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (81.73%) .NET
2 38 (36.54%) WPF
3 34 (32.69%) HTML
4 30 (28.85%) CSS
5 20 (19.23%) ASP.NET Web API
6 15 (14.42%) ASP.NET
6 15 (14.42%) jQuery
7 14 (13.46%) .NET Framework
8 13 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 13 (12.50%) HTML5
9 12 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC
10 11 (10.58%) WCF
10 11 (10.58%) Web Services
11 10 (9.62%) XML
12 9 (8.65%) WinForms
13 8 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 6 (5.77%) Entity Framework
15 5 (4.81%) Ajax
15 5 (4.81%) SOAP
15 5 (4.81%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.42%) Computer Science
2 14 (13.46%) Enterprise Software
3 13 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (5.77%) Online Gambling
5 5 (4.81%) Replication
6 4 (3.85%) N-Tier
7 3 (2.88%) User Experience
8 2 (1.92%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.96%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 16 (15.38%) Windows
2 6 (5.77%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (30.77%) SOLID
2 31 (29.81%) Microservices
2 31 (29.81%) TDD
3 28 (26.92%) Line Management
4 26 (25.00%) Mentoring
5 23 (22.12%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (21.15%) MVC
7 18 (17.31%) E-Commerce
8 17 (16.35%) OOP
9 15 (14.42%) OO
9 15 (14.42%) Performance Tuning
10 13 (12.50%) SDLC
11 12 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
11 12 (11.54%) Software Engineering
12 11 (10.58%) Web Development
13 8 (7.69%) Data Management
13 8 (7.69%) Mathematics
14 7 (6.73%) Physics
15 6 (5.77%) Coaching
15 6 (5.77%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 75 (72.12%) C#
2 46 (44.23%) SQL
3 20 (19.23%) T-SQL
4 18 (17.31%) VB.NET
5 16 (15.38%) JavaScript
6 15 (14.42%) Java
7 11 (10.58%) C++
8 7 (6.73%) VB
9 4 (3.85%) Erlang
9 4 (3.85%) PowerShell
9 4 (3.85%) TypeScript
10 2 (1.92%) C
10 2 (1.92%) VB6
10 2 (1.92%) XPath
Qualifications
1 17 (16.35%) Degree
2 9 (8.65%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (2.88%) MCSE
4 2 (1.92%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (1.92%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.96%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.85%) QA
2 1 (0.96%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (5.77%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.88%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.92%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.96%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 28 (26.92%) Microsoft
2 1 (0.96%) BMC
2 1 (0.96%) Nintex
2 1 (0.96%) Remedy
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