Period
to 20 January 2019

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

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
West Midlands > Walsall
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 4 6 6
Rank change year-on-year +2 0 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 15 17 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Walsall 31.25% 21.25% 20.69%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 88.24% 58.62% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 15 24 39
Walsall median annual salary £32,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.75% +6.67% -7.41%
10th Percentile £20,250 £24,700 £27,000
90th Percentile £42,500 £43,750 £50,750
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%

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 Walsall with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Walsall
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 17 29 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Walsall 35.42% 36.25% 41.38%
Number of salaries quoted 16 28 32
Walsall median annual salary £32,500 £40,000 £37,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.75% +7.38% -10.24%
10th Percentile £20,375 £25,425 £27,000
90th Percentile £45,625 £46,450 £45,750
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Walsall

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in Walsall

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Walsall

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

Salary trend for SQL Server in Walsall

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Walsall

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

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Walsall

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 Walsall region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 11 (73.33%) C#
1 11 (73.33%) .NET
2 10 (66.67%) MVC
3 7 (46.67%) VB.NET
3 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
3 7 (46.67%) SQL
3 7 (46.67%) ASP.NET
3 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (40.00%) CSS
4 6 (40.00%) HTML
5 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 5 (33.33%) Git (software)
5 5 (33.33%) Mobile App
6 4 (26.67%) HTML5
6 4 (26.67%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (26.67%) Front End Development
6 4 (26.67%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (26.67%) Web Development
6 4 (26.67%) Manufacturing
6 4 (26.67%) T-SQL
6 4 (26.67%) Visual Studio
6 4 (26.67%) XML
7 3 (20.00%) ETL
7 3 (20.00%) WinForms
7 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (13.33%) RabbitMQ
8 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (13.33%) Dimensional Modelling
8 2 (13.33%) Android

SQL Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Walsall 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 2 (13.33%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (13.33%) Google Play
3 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Broadband
1 1 (6.67%) Firewall
1 1 (6.67%) LAN
1 1 (6.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (6.67%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (6.67%) Power BI
2 1 (6.67%) QlikView
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 4 (26.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (26.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (26.67%) Manufacturing
2 2 (13.33%) Automotive
2 2 (13.33%) Games
3 1 (6.67%) Finance
3 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (86.67%) Developer
2 6 (40.00%) .NET Developer
2 6 (40.00%) C# Developer
3 5 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (26.67%) Web Developer
5 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 2 (13.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Graduate
5 2 (13.33%) Graduate .NET Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Graduate C# .NET Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Graduate C# Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Graduate Developer
5 2 (13.33%) SQL Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Data Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) IT Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Junior .NET Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Junior C# .NET Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Junior C# Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (73.33%) .NET
2 7 (46.67%) ASP.NET
3 6 (40.00%) CSS
3 6 (40.00%) HTML
4 4 (26.67%) HTML5
4 4 (26.67%) XML
5 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (20.00%) WinForms
6 2 (13.33%) AngularJS
6 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (13.33%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
7 1 (6.67%) Entity Framework
7 1 (6.67%) jQuery
7 1 (6.67%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (6.67%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 4 (26.67%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (13.33%) iPhone
4 1 (6.67%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (6.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Android
2 1 (6.67%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) MVC
2 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (26.67%) Front End Development
3 4 (26.67%) Web Development
4 3 (20.00%) ETL
5 2 (13.33%) Analytics
5 2 (13.33%) Data Modelling
5 2 (13.33%) Dimensional Modelling
5 2 (13.33%) Web Application Development
6 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (6.67%) Dependency Injection
6 1 (6.67%) Kanban
6 1 (6.67%) MVVM
6 1 (6.67%) Problem-Solving
6 1 (6.67%) Scrum
6 1 (6.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) C#
2 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
2 7 (46.67%) SQL
2 7 (46.67%) VB.NET
3 4 (26.67%) T-SQL
4 1 (6.67%) Ruby
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) Google
3 1 (6.67%) VMware