Period
to 18 August 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 18 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Manchester > Wigan
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 6 14 7
Rank change year-on-year +8 -7 -3
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 28 38 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wigan 21.71% 21.71% 20.65%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 59.57% 52.05% 47.50%
Number of salaries quoted 28 39 19
Wigan median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33% +3.45%
10th Percentile £25,000 £30,500 £24,700
90th Percentile £45,000 £67,500 £43,750
Manchester median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -

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 47 73 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wigan 36.43% 41.71% 43.48%
Number of salaries quoted 41 72 38
Wigan median annual salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.91% +4.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,175 £27,125
90th Percentile £45,000 £51,250 £43,750
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +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 18 August 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Wigan

For the 6 months to 18 August 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 19 (67.86%) SQL
2 14 (50.00%) .NET
3 11 (39.29%) Performance Tuning
4 9 (32.14%) C#
4 9 (32.14%) MVC
5 8 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (28.57%) T-SQL
5 8 (28.57%) ASP.NET
5 8 (28.57%) Statistics
5 8 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 7 (25.00%) Oracle Database
6 7 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (25.00%) Oracle
6 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 7 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
6 7 (25.00%) Windows
6 7 (25.00%) Solaris
7 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET Web API
8 5 (17.86%) SDLC
8 5 (17.86%) Web Application Development
8 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (17.86%) Node.js
8 5 (17.86%) RESTful
8 5 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (17.86%) TDD
8 5 (17.86%) Ruby
8 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2016

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 3 (10.71%) Oracle Application Server
1 3 (10.71%) WebLogic
2 2 (7.14%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (3.57%) CMS
3 1 (3.57%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (7.14%) SaaS
2 1 (3.57%) Google Analytics
2 1 (3.57%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
1 8 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
1 8 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 7 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 7 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 7 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 7 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2016
4 4 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (10.71%) NoSQL
5 3 (10.71%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (7.14%) MongoDB
7 1 (3.57%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (10.71%) Git (software)
3 2 (7.14%) TeamCity
4 1 (3.57%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 18 (64.29%) Developer
2 9 (32.14%) .NET Developer
3 8 (28.57%) SQL Developer
4 7 (25.00%) SQL Server Developer
5 6 (21.43%) Analyst
6 4 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (14.29%) C# Developer
6 4 (14.29%) DBA
6 4 (14.29%) Test Analyst
7 3 (10.71%) .NET Software Developer
7 3 (10.71%) Administrator
7 3 (10.71%) C# Software Developer
7 3 (10.71%) Oracle DBA
7 3 (10.71%) Software Developer
8 2 (7.14%) Messaging Developer
8 2 (7.14%) Service Desk Support
8 2 (7.14%) Support Analyst
9 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 1 (3.57%) Service Desk Support Analyst
9 1 (3.57%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (50.00%) .NET
2 8 (28.57%) ASP.NET
3 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET Web API
4 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 5 (17.86%) Node.js
4 5 (17.86%) RESTful
5 4 (14.29%) .NET Core
5 4 (14.29%) .NET Framework
5 4 (14.29%) WCF
6 3 (10.71%) Code First Entity Framework
6 3 (10.71%) Entity Framework
7 2 (7.14%) AngularJS
7 2 (7.14%) KnockoutJS
7 2 (7.14%) MSMQ
7 2 (7.14%) RabbitMQ
7 2 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (7.14%) WPF
8 1 (3.57%) CSS
8 1 (3.57%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
1 1 (3.57%) Replication
1 1 (3.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.00%) Solaris
1 7 (25.00%) Windows
2 4 (14.29%) Linux
3 3 (10.71%) Unix
3 3 (10.71%) Windows Server
3 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.57%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) Performance Tuning
2 9 (32.14%) MVC
3 8 (28.57%) Statistics
4 5 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (17.86%) SDLC
4 5 (17.86%) TDD
4 5 (17.86%) Web Application Development
5 4 (14.29%) Defect Management
5 4 (14.29%) Regression Testing
5 4 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
5 4 (14.29%) Software Testing
5 4 (14.29%) Test Management
5 4 (14.29%) Test Scripting
5 4 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (14.29%) Web Testing
6 3 (10.71%) BDD
7 2 (7.14%) Dependency Injection
7 2 (7.14%) Kanban
7 2 (7.14%) Multithreading
7 2 (7.14%) OO
Programming Languages
1 19 (67.86%) SQL
2 9 (32.14%) C#
3 8 (28.57%) T-SQL
4 5 (17.86%) Ruby
5 3 (10.71%) PL/SQL
6 2 (7.14%) F#
6 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
7 1 (3.57%) ActionScript
7 1 (3.57%) ActionScript 2.0
7 1 (3.57%) PHP
7 1 (3.57%) TypeScript
7 1 (3.57%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) ISTQB
2 2 (7.14%) DBS Check
System Software
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle RAC
1 3 (10.71%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) Data Guard
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (7.14%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 2 (7.14%) Kibana
2 2 (7.14%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (3.57%) Google
2 1 (3.57%) Optimizely
2 1 (3.57%) SAP
2 1 (3.57%) Tableau