Period
to 16 January 2018

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 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
West Midlands > Walsall
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 5 5 6
Rank change year-on-year 0 +1 -5
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 17 18 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Walsall 21.52% 20.45% 21.30%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 58.62% 50.00% 68.06%
Number of salaries quoted 24 39 54
Walsall median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -7.41% +8.00%
10th Percentile £24,700 £27,000 £27,300
90th Percentile £43,750 £50,750 £57,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +3.90% +2.67% -

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 29 36 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Walsall 36.71% 40.91% 31.30%
Number of salaries quoted 28 32 60
Walsall median annual salary £40,000 £37,250 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.38% -10.24% +10.67%
10th Percentile £25,425 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £46,450 £45,750 £73,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% 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 16 January 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Walsall

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 11 (64.71%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (52.94%) SQL
3 7 (41.18%) ETL
4 6 (35.29%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (35.29%) Mathematics
4 6 (35.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (35.29%) Relational Database
5 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (29.41%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (23.53%) Crystal Reports
6 4 (23.53%) .NET
6 4 (23.53%) C#
6 4 (23.53%) Data Management
6 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (17.65%) Dashboard Development
7 3 (17.65%) Mentoring
7 3 (17.65%) Coaching
7 3 (17.65%) Power BI
7 3 (17.65%) Dimensional Modelling
7 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (17.65%) Java
7 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
7 3 (17.65%) PHP
7 3 (17.65%) MVC
7 3 (17.65%) OLAP
7 3 (17.65%) Data Modelling
8 2 (11.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 2 (11.76%) OO
8 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (11.76%) Scrum

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 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.88%) WordPress
Applications
1 11 (64.71%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) SaaS
2 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) DHCP
1 1 (5.88%) DNS
1 1 (5.88%) Firewall
1 1 (5.88%) LAN
1 1 (5.88%) SAN
1 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.88%) VPN
1 1 (5.88%) WAN
1 1 (5.88%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) Relational Database
1 6 (35.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 5 (29.41%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (23.53%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (17.65%) OLAP
4 3 (17.65%) Power BI
4 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (11.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (5.88%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Developer
2 6 (35.29%) Analyst
2 6 (35.29%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 5 (29.41%) SQL Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Junior
5 1 (5.88%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.88%) .NET Web Developer
5 1 (5.88%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (5.88%) Applications Developer
5 1 (5.88%) C# Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) IT Support Technician
5 1 (5.88%) Junior Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Support Technician
5 1 (5.88%) Web Applications Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) .NET
2 2 (11.76%) RESTful
3 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (5.88%) CSS
3 1 (5.88%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.88%) iPad
2 1 (5.88%) iPhone
2 1 (5.88%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Android
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
1 1 (5.88%) Windows 10
1 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
1 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (5.88%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) ETL
2 6 (35.29%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (35.29%) Mathematics
3 4 (23.53%) Data Management
4 3 (17.65%) Coaching
4 3 (17.65%) Dashboard Development
4 3 (17.65%) Data Modelling
4 3 (17.65%) Dimensional Modelling
4 3 (17.65%) Mentoring
4 3 (17.65%) MVC
5 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (11.76%) Analytics
5 2 (11.76%) Front End Development
5 2 (11.76%) OO
5 2 (11.76%) Process Improvement
5 2 (11.76%) Scrum
5 2 (11.76%) SDLC
6 1 (5.88%) Information Security
6 1 (5.88%) Quality Management
6 1 (5.88%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) SQL
2 4 (23.53%) C#
3 3 (17.65%) Java
3 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
3 3 (17.65%) PHP
4 2 (11.76%) C++
4 2 (11.76%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.88%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) A+ Certification
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.88%) Network+ Certification
2 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) ISO 9001
1 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Hyper-V
1 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) Terminal Services
2 1 (5.88%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (5.88%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
1 2 (11.76%) VMware
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco
2 1 (5.88%) Citrix
2 1 (5.88%) SonicWALL
2 1 (5.88%) Symantec
2 1 (5.88%) Veeam
2 1 (5.88%) WatchGuard