Period
to 14 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wigan 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 14 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Manchester > Wigan
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 11 21 9
Rank change year-on-year +10 -12 +3
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 32 12 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wigan 19.39% 10.53% 23.68%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 65.31% 27.27% 42.19%
Number of salaries quoted 32 12 30
Wigan median annual salary £44,250 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.43% -12.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,250 £31,325 £26,250
90th Percentile £45,000 £37,500 £43,750
Manchester median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% -

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 Wigan with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Wigan
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 49 44 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wigan 29.70% 38.60% 56.14%
Number of salaries quoted 48 41 62
Wigan median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -3.45% +3.57%
10th Percentile £25,250 £21,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £45,000 £51,250 £43,750
Manchester median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% -

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Wigan

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in Wigan

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Wigan

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

Salary trend for SQL Server in Wigan

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Wigan

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server in Wigan over the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Wigan

For the 6 months to 14 December 2018, 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 Wigan region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 29 (90.63%) SQL
2 18 (56.25%) Performance Tuning
3 17 (53.13%) T-SQL
3 17 (53.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 17 (53.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (43.75%) Statistics
5 11 (34.38%) .NET
6 10 (31.25%) Oracle
6 10 (31.25%) Windows
6 10 (31.25%) Solaris
6 10 (31.25%) Oracle Database 10g
6 10 (31.25%) SQL Server 2005
6 10 (31.25%) Oracle Database 11g
6 10 (31.25%) SQL Server 2008
6 10 (31.25%) SQL Server 2012
6 10 (31.25%) Oracle Database
7 9 (28.13%) Microsoft
8 8 (25.00%) Regression Testing
8 8 (25.00%) Oracle Forms
8 8 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
8 8 (25.00%) SDLC
8 8 (25.00%) Defect Management
8 8 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 8 (25.00%) Web Testing
8 8 (25.00%) Test Management
8 8 (25.00%) Test Scripting
8 8 (25.00%) Software Testing
8 8 (25.00%) ISTQB
8 8 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
9 3 (9.38%) MVC

SQL Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wigan 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 (6.25%) Oracle Application Server
1 2 (6.25%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (53.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 17 (53.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 10 (31.25%) Oracle Database
2 10 (31.25%) Oracle Database 10g
2 10 (31.25%) Oracle Database 11g
2 10 (31.25%) SQL Server 2005
2 10 (31.25%) SQL Server 2008
2 10 (31.25%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (6.25%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (3.13%) Power BI
5 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (25.00%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 22 (68.75%) Developer
2 17 (53.13%) SQL Developer
3 14 (43.75%) SQL Server Developer
4 8 (25.00%) Analyst
4 8 (25.00%) Test Analyst
5 5 (15.63%) DBA
6 3 (9.38%) .NET Developer
6 3 (9.38%) .NET Software Developer
6 3 (9.38%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (9.38%) C# Developer
6 3 (9.38%) C# Software Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Lead Test Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Software Developer
6 3 (9.38%) SQL DBA
6 3 (9.38%) SSIS Developer
6 3 (9.38%) T-SQL Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Administrator
7 2 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Oracle DBA
8 1 (3.13%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (34.38%) .NET
2 3 (9.38%) .NET Core
2 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.13%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (31.25%) Solaris
1 10 (31.25%) Windows
2 2 (6.25%) Linux
2 2 (6.25%) Unix
2 2 (6.25%) Windows Server
2 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (56.25%) Performance Tuning
2 14 (43.75%) Statistics
3 8 (25.00%) Defect Management
3 8 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 8 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 8 (25.00%) SDLC
3 8 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 8 (25.00%) Test Management
3 8 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 8 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 8 (25.00%) Web Testing
4 3 (9.38%) MVC
5 2 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (6.25%) ETL
5 2 (6.25%) Unit Testing
6 1 (3.13%) Data Analysis
6 1 (3.13%) Data Modelling
6 1 (3.13%) Decision-Making
6 1 (3.13%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (3.13%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 29 (90.63%) SQL
2 17 (53.13%) T-SQL
3 3 (9.38%) C#
4 2 (6.25%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.13%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (25.00%) ISTQB
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (6.25%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) Data Guard
1 2 (6.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (6.25%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 10 (31.25%) Oracle
2 9 (28.13%) Microsoft