Period
to 22 February 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 22 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Manchester > Wigan
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 15 10 11
Rank change year-on-year -5 +1 -6
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 15 21 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wigan 13.89% 22.11% 10.84%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 40.54% 47.73% 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 15 24 9
Wigan median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +14.29% +7.69%
10th Percentile £29,800 £27,300 £25,250
90th Percentile £37,500 £43,750 £41,750
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +8.97%

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 37 44 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wigan 34.26% 46.32% 36.14%
Number of salaries quoted 31 44 29
Wigan median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £51,250 £43,750 £46,750
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,250
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.33% +11.18%

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

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 14 (93.33%) .NET
1 14 (93.33%) Git (software)
1 14 (93.33%) Node.js
2 13 (86.67%) Code First Entity Framework
2 13 (86.67%) SQL Server 2016
2 13 (86.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 13 (86.67%) Web Application Development
2 13 (86.67%) ASP.NET Web API
2 13 (86.67%) RESTful
2 13 (86.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 13 (86.67%) BDD
2 13 (86.67%) NoSQL
2 13 (86.67%) Entity Framework
2 13 (86.67%) WCF
2 13 (86.67%) MVC
2 13 (86.67%) Ruby
2 13 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (86.67%) TDD
2 13 (86.67%) .NET Framework
2 13 (86.67%) C#
2 13 (86.67%) ASP.NET
3 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (13.33%) Windows
3 2 (13.33%) SQL
4 1 (6.67%) Social Media
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (6.67%) jQuery
4 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Web Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Test Management

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:

Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (86.67%) NoSQL
1 13 (86.67%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (6.67%) MySQL
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 14 (93.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.67%) gulp
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Forms
Job Titles
1 14 (93.33%) Developer
2 13 (86.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) PHP Developer
3 1 (6.67%) PHP Laravel Developer
3 1 (6.67%) PHP Web Developer
3 1 (6.67%) SEO Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Test Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (93.33%) .NET
1 14 (93.33%) Node.js
2 13 (86.67%) .NET Framework
2 13 (86.67%) ASP.NET
2 13 (86.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 13 (86.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 13 (86.67%) ASP.NET Web API
2 13 (86.67%) Code First Entity Framework
2 13 (86.67%) Entity Framework
2 13 (86.67%) RESTful
2 13 (86.67%) WCF
3 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
3 1 (6.67%) CSS
3 1 (6.67%) jQuery
3 1 (6.67%) Laravel
3 1 (6.67%) LESS
3 1 (6.67%) Meteor
3 1 (6.67%) React
3 1 (6.67%) Sass
3 1 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Graphic Design
1 1 (6.67%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Solaris
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (86.67%) BDD
1 13 (86.67%) MVC
1 13 (86.67%) TDD
1 13 (86.67%) Web Application Development
2 1 (6.67%) Defect Management
2 1 (6.67%) Infographics
2 1 (6.67%) Regression Testing
2 1 (6.67%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (6.67%) SDLC
2 1 (6.67%) SEO
2 1 (6.67%) Service Management
2 1 (6.67%) Software Testing
2 1 (6.67%) Test Management
2 1 (6.67%) Test Scripting
2 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (6.67%) Web Development
2 1 (6.67%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) C#
1 13 (86.67%) Ruby
2 2 (13.33%) SQL
3 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle