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 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
West Midlands / Walsall
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 4 13
Rank change year-on-year -2 +9  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 8 19 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Walsall 12.31% 20.00% 5.48%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 50.00% 86.36% 30.77%
Number of salaries quoted 6 18 2
Median salary £40,550 £37,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.13% -12.79%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £35,000 £37,400
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £45,050 £48,600
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 Walsall with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Walsall
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 16 22 13
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Walsall 24.62% 23.16% 17.81%
Number of salaries quoted 14 21 10
Median salary £41,000 £42,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.38% -23.63%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £75,000 £44,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Walsall

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Walsall 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 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 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Walsall

For the 6 months to 23 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 Walsall region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 12 (75.00%) SQL
2 11 (68.75%) T-SQL
3 10 (62.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (62.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 10 (62.50%) Performance Tuning
4 9 (56.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (43.75%) Replication
5 7 (43.75%) High Availability
5 7 (43.75%) Failover Clustering
6 6 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (31.25%) ETL
7 5 (31.25%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (31.25%) Migration
8 4 (25.00%) Finance
8 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
8 4 (25.00%) Visual Studio
8 4 (25.00%) Data Migration
9 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (18.75%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (18.75%) Performance Monitoring
9 3 (18.75%) Server Monitoring
9 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (18.75%) .NET
9 3 (18.75%) MySQL
9 3 (18.75%) DB2
9 3 (18.75%) IIS
9 3 (18.75%) IBM
9 3 (18.75%) Database Security
9 3 (18.75%) Power BI

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 3 (18.75%) IIS
2 1 (6.25%) CMS
2 1 (6.25%) DNN
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (62.50%) SQL Server 2005
1 10 (62.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 9 (56.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (18.75%) DB2
4 3 (18.75%) MySQL
4 3 (18.75%) Power BI
4 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) German Language
2 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) DBA
1 10 (62.50%) Developer
2 8 (50.00%) SQL Developer
3 5 (31.25%) Administrator
3 5 (31.25%) SQL DBA
4 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Lead
4 1 (6.25%) IT Technician
4 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Software Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) SQL BI Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) .NET
2 2 (12.50%) WPF
3 1 (6.25%) Backbone.js
3 1 (6.25%) CSS
3 1 (6.25%) CSS3
3 1 (6.25%) Ember.js
3 1 (6.25%) HTML
3 1 (6.25%) HTML5
3 1 (6.25%) jQuery
3 1 (6.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Replication
2 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (43.75%) High Availability
3 5 (31.25%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (31.25%) ETL
3 5 (31.25%) Migration
4 4 (25.00%) Data Migration
5 3 (18.75%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (18.75%) Database Security
5 3 (18.75%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (18.75%) Server Monitoring
6 2 (12.50%) Data Modelling
6 2 (12.50%) MVVM
6 2 (12.50%) OO
6 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
6 2 (12.50%) QMS
6 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
7 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (6.25%) Content Management
7 1 (6.25%) CRM
7 1 (6.25%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) SQL
2 11 (68.75%) T-SQL
3 2 (12.50%) C#
4 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
Systems Management
1 7 (43.75%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) IBM
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