The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Worcester 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 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Worcestershire / Worcester
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 2 5
Rank change year-on-year -5 +3  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 17 65 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcester 16.83% 39.39% 24.14%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 43.59% 81.25% 68.63%
Number of salaries quoted 17 54 35
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.64% +13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £54,250 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL Server is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Worcester with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Worcester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 39 80 51
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Worcester 38.61% 48.48% 35.17%
Number of salaries quoted 37 69 50
Median salary £37,500 £47,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.05% +26.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,900 £35,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Worcester citing SQL Server as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in Worcester

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Worcester

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

Salary trend for SQL Server in Worcester

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Worcester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server in Worcester over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Worcester

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

1 27 (62.79%) .NET
2 26 (60.47%) C#
3 23 (53.49%) MVC
4 21 (48.84%) JavaScript
5 19 (44.19%) ASP.NET
6 18 (41.86%) Microsoft
7 16 (37.21%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (34.88%) SQL
8 15 (34.88%) ASP.NET MVC
9 14 (32.56%) AngularJS
10 13 (30.23%) HTML
10 13 (30.23%) CSS
10 13 (30.23%) .NET Framework
11 12 (27.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 10 (23.26%) Entity Framework
13 9 (20.93%) HTML5
13 9 (20.93%) CSS3
13 9 (20.93%) Greenfield Project
13 9 (20.93%) Software Engineering
13 9 (20.93%) Web Development
13 9 (20.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 8 (18.60%) Finance
14 8 (18.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 8 (18.60%) Microsoft Azure
14 8 (18.60%) ASP.NET Web API
14 8 (18.60%) SDLC
15 7 (16.28%) KnockoutJS
15 7 (16.28%) Business Intelligence
15 7 (16.28%) Oracle
15 7 (16.28%) T-SQL

SQL Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Worcester 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 (4.65%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (4.65%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 8 (18.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (11.63%) SaaS
3 4 (9.30%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (4.65%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (4.65%) CloudFront
5 1 (2.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.63%) Internet
2 4 (9.30%) VPN
2 4 (9.30%) WAN
3 2 (4.65%) DNS
3 2 (4.65%) LAN
3 2 (4.65%) SAN
3 2 (4.65%) WEP
4 1 (2.33%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (2.33%) DHCP
4 1 (2.33%) RFID
4 1 (2.33%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (27.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 9 (20.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 8 (18.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (13.95%) MongoDB
5 5 (11.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 5 (11.63%) SQL Server 2014
6 4 (9.30%) NoSQL
6 4 (9.30%) Oracle Database
7 3 (6.98%) MySQL
8 2 (4.65%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (4.65%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (4.65%) OLAP
8 2 (4.65%) OLAP Cube
9 1 (2.33%) Relational Database
9 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 6 (13.95%) Git (software)
2 4 (9.30%) Octopus Deploy
2 4 (9.30%) Selenium
2 4 (9.30%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (4.65%) GoCD
3 2 (4.65%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.33%) JIRA
4 1 (2.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (18.60%) Finance
2 4 (9.30%) Games
3 2 (4.65%) Back Office
3 2 (4.65%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (72.09%) Developer
2 19 (44.19%) .NET Developer
3 18 (41.86%) C# Developer
4 13 (30.23%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (20.93%) ASP.NET Developer
5 9 (20.93%) Senior Developer
6 8 (18.60%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 8 (18.60%) JavaScript Developer
6 8 (18.60%) Senior C# Developer
6 8 (18.60%) SQL Developer
7 6 (13.95%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 5 (11.63%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 5 (11.63%) Internet Developer
9 4 (9.30%) SQL BI Developer
10 3 (6.98%) Administrator
10 3 (6.98%) Angular Developer
10 3 (6.98%) Azure Developer
10 3 (6.98%) Senior .NET Developer
10 3 (6.98%) Senior C# .NET Developer
10 3 (6.98%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (62.79%) .NET
2 19 (44.19%) ASP.NET
3 15 (34.88%) ASP.NET MVC
4 14 (32.56%) AngularJS
5 13 (30.23%) .NET Framework
5 13 (30.23%) CSS
5 13 (30.23%) HTML
6 10 (23.26%) Entity Framework
7 9 (20.93%) CSS3
7 9 (20.93%) HTML5
8 8 (18.60%) ASP.NET Web API
9 7 (16.28%) KnockoutJS
10 6 (13.95%) Angular 2
10 6 (13.95%) Node.js
10 6 (13.95%) RESTful
10 6 (13.95%) Web Services
11 4 (9.30%) Code First Entity Framework
11 4 (9.30%) jQuery
11 4 (9.30%) WCF
11 4 (9.30%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.93%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (11.63%) Computer Science
3 4 (9.30%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.65%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.65%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 7 (16.28%) Windows
2 4 (9.30%) Windows Server
3 3 (6.98%) Linux
3 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (4.65%) Unix
4 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.33%) Windows 10
5 1 (2.33%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (53.49%) MVC
2 16 (37.21%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (20.93%) Software Engineering
3 9 (20.93%) Web Development
4 8 (18.60%) SDLC
5 7 (16.28%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (11.63%) TDD
6 5 (11.63%) Web Application Development
7 4 (9.30%) BDD
7 4 (9.30%) Kanban
7 4 (9.30%) Test Automation
8 3 (6.98%) E-Commerce
8 3 (6.98%) ETL
8 3 (6.98%) Front End Development
8 3 (6.98%) ITIL
8 3 (6.98%) Line Management
8 3 (6.98%) Project Management
8 3 (6.98%) Service Delivery
9 2 (4.65%) IT Strategy
9 2 (4.65%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 26 (60.47%) C#
2 21 (48.84%) JavaScript
3 15 (34.88%) SQL
4 7 (16.28%) T-SQL
5 5 (11.63%) VB.NET
6 4 (9.30%) Ruby
6 4 (9.30%) TypeScript
7 2 (4.65%) Bash Shell
7 2 (4.65%) Java
7 2 (4.65%) Jython
7 2 (4.65%) Python
8 1 (2.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (13.95%) Degree
2 5 (11.63%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (4.65%) Master's Degree
4 1 (2.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (2.33%) MCSA
4 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.33%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 2 (4.65%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.65%) Docker
1 2 (4.65%) Hyper-V
1 2 (4.65%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (4.65%) Xen
2 1 (2.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) Ansible
1 2 (4.65%) Graphite
1 2 (4.65%) Kibana
1 2 (4.65%) Kubernetes
1 2 (4.65%) logstash
1 2 (4.65%) Nagios
2 1 (2.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 18 (41.86%) Microsoft
2 7 (16.28%) Oracle
3 4 (9.30%) VMware
4 3 (6.98%) Dell
4 3 (6.98%) HP
5 2 (4.65%) Symantec
5 2 (4.65%) Tableau
6 1 (2.33%) Cisco
6 1 (2.33%) Citrix
6 1 (2.33%) JD Edwards