Period
to 22 November 2017

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

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
West Midlands > Walsall
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 7 3
Rank change year-on-year +4 -4 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 16 15 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Walsall 20.25% 13.64% 23.16%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 53.33% 53.57% 75.86%
Number of salaries quoted 27 27 46
Walsall median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -13.58% +8.00%
10th Percentile £25,900 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £47,500 £73,750 £67,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -

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 30 28 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Walsall 37.97% 25.45% 30.53%
Number of salaries quoted 29 25 49
Walsall median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.43% -17.65% +13.33%
10th Percentile £26,700 £26,550 £26,250
90th Percentile £47,750 £45,750 £78,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +3.90% +2.67% -

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 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Walsall

For the 6 months to 22 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 Walsall region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 7 (43.75%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (37.50%) Data Management
2 6 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (37.50%) Mathematics
2 6 (37.50%) Relational Database
2 6 (37.50%) SQL
2 6 (37.50%) .NET
2 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (31.25%) MVC
3 5 (31.25%) C#
4 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
4 4 (25.00%) ETL
4 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (18.75%) Mentoring
5 3 (18.75%) Coaching
5 3 (18.75%) Web Development
5 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (18.75%) RESTful
5 3 (18.75%) CSS
5 3 (18.75%) OLAP
5 3 (18.75%) PHP
5 3 (18.75%) HTML
5 3 (18.75%) Java
5 3 (18.75%) T-SQL
5 3 (18.75%) Dashboard Development
5 3 (18.75%) Power BI
6 2 (12.50%) OO

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 1 (6.25%) CMS
1 1 (6.25%) DNN
1 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
1 1 (6.25%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (12.50%) SaaS
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (6.25%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) DHCP
1 1 (6.25%) DNS
1 1 (6.25%) Firewall
1 1 (6.25%) LAN
1 1 (6.25%) SAN
1 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
1 1 (6.25%) VPN
1 1 (6.25%) WAN
1 1 (6.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) Relational Database
1 6 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (18.75%) OLAP
3 3 (18.75%) Power BI
3 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (12.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (6.25%) Legal
1 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Analyst
1 6 (37.50%) Business Intelligence Analyst
1 6 (37.50%) Developer
2 2 (12.50%) .NET Developer
3 1 (6.25%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) 1st Line Support Technician
3 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (6.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (6.25%) C# Developer
3 1 (6.25%) C# Software Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Dynamics NAV Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) IT Support Technician
3 1 (6.25%) Junior
3 1 (6.25%) Junior Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
3 1 (6.25%) VB.NET Developer
3 1 (6.25%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) .NET
2 3 (18.75%) CSS
2 3 (18.75%) HTML
2 3 (18.75%) RESTful
3 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 2 (12.50%) HTML5
3 2 (12.50%) jQuery
4 1 (6.25%) Ajax
4 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (6.25%) Backbone.js
4 1 (6.25%) CSS3
4 1 (6.25%) Ember.js
4 1 (6.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.25%) EPoS
2 1 (6.25%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (6.25%) iPad
2 1 (6.25%) iPhone
2 1 (6.25%) Smartphone
2 1 (6.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Android
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Windows 10
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (37.50%) Data Management
2 6 (37.50%) Mathematics
3 5 (31.25%) MVC
4 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (25.00%) ETL
5 3 (18.75%) Coaching
5 3 (18.75%) Dashboard Development
5 3 (18.75%) Mentoring
5 3 (18.75%) Web Development
6 2 (12.50%) Front End Development
6 2 (12.50%) OO
6 2 (12.50%) Process Improvement
6 2 (12.50%) Scrum
6 2 (12.50%) SDLC
7 1 (6.25%) Data Modelling
7 1 (6.25%) Information Security
7 1 (6.25%) Project Management
7 1 (6.25%) Quality Management
7 1 (6.25%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) SQL
2 5 (31.25%) C#
3 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (18.75%) Java
4 3 (18.75%) PHP
4 3 (18.75%) T-SQL
5 2 (12.50%) C++
6 1 (6.25%) VB.NET
6 1 (6.25%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) A+ Certification
1 1 (6.25%) DBS Check
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (6.25%) Network+ Certification
1 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) ISO 9001
1 1 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Hyper-V
1 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) Terminal Services
2 1 (6.25%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (6.25%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 2 (12.50%) VMware
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco
2 1 (6.25%) Citrix
2 1 (6.25%) Google
2 1 (6.25%) SonicWALL
2 1 (6.25%) Symantec
2 1 (6.25%) Veeam
2 1 (6.25%) WatchGuard