Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire 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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
West Midlands > Worcestershire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 11 4
Rank change year-on-year -6 -7 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 53 69 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 10.71% 14.62% 28.48%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 38.41% 46.62% 75.27%
Number of salaries quoted 47 66 137
Worcestershire median annual salary £34,500 £33,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% -10.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £23,650 £23,750 £23,750
90th Percentile £46,250 £46,875 £45,231
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -

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 Worcestershire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Worcestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 138 148 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 27.88% 31.36% 37.84%
Number of salaries quoted 124 140 176
Worcestershire median annual salary £34,750 £32,500 £37,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.92% -12.75% +6.43%
10th Percentile £21,700 £24,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £48,750 £50,125 £45,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +3.90% +2.67% -

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in Worcestershire

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

Salary trend for SQL Server in Worcestershire

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server in Worcestershire over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Worcestershire

SQL Server
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the Worcestershire region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Redditch 0 20 £32,000 +3.23% 2
Worcester -9 17 £42,500 +17.24% 1
Kidderminster - 6 £35,000 -
Bromsgrove -2 3 £32,500 +18.18% 2
Malvern -8 2 £20,500 -48.75%
Droitwich -4 1 £40,000 +14.29%
Evesham - 1 £40,000 -
SQL Server
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Worcestershire region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 36 (67.92%) C#
2 35 (66.04%) JavaScript
2 35 (66.04%) .NET
3 34 (64.15%) ASP.NET
4 30 (56.60%) SQL
5 27 (50.94%) MVC
6 20 (37.74%) HTML
7 18 (33.96%) CSS
7 18 (33.96%) AngularJS
8 17 (32.08%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (30.19%) T-SQL
9 16 (30.19%) ASP.NET MVC
10 14 (26.42%) ASP.NET Web API
11 11 (20.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 11 (20.75%) Java
11 11 (20.75%) Finance
11 11 (20.75%) HTML5
12 8 (15.09%) Greenfield Project
12 8 (15.09%) Business Intelligence
12 8 (15.09%) VB.NET
12 8 (15.09%) Visual Studio
12 8 (15.09%) Web Development
12 8 (15.09%) jQuery
13 7 (13.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 7 (13.21%) VB6
13 7 (13.21%) Web Services
13 7 (13.21%) C++
13 7 (13.21%) VB
14 6 (11.32%) Replication
14 6 (11.32%) Telecoms

SQL Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Worcestershire 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 (5.66%) GlassFish
1 3 (5.66%) JBoss
1 3 (5.66%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 3 (5.66%) Tomcat
1 3 (5.66%) WebLogic
1 3 (5.66%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.89%) Apache
2 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (1.89%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.89%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.77%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.77%) Internet
2 1 (1.89%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (1.89%) LAN
2 1 (1.89%) SAN
2 1 (1.89%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (20.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (13.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (11.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (7.55%) Power BI
5 3 (5.66%) Big Data
5 3 (5.66%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (3.77%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (3.77%) MongoDB
6 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database
6 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (1.89%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.89%) MySQL
7 1 (1.89%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 8 (15.09%) Visual Studio
2 3 (5.66%) WebLogic Workshop
3 2 (3.77%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.89%) Subversion
4 1 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (20.75%) Finance
2 6 (11.32%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.77%) Retail
4 1 (1.89%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 48 (90.57%) Developer
2 21 (39.62%) .NET Developer
2 21 (39.62%) C# Developer
3 15 (28.30%) C# .NET Developer
4 14 (26.42%) ASP.NET Developer
4 14 (26.42%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 7 (13.21%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 7 (13.21%) JavaScript Developer
5 7 (13.21%) Senior Developer
5 7 (13.21%) Senior VB Developer
5 7 (13.21%) Senior VB6 Developer
5 7 (13.21%) VB Developer
5 7 (13.21%) VB6 Developer
6 6 (11.32%) Web Developer
7 5 (9.43%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 4 (7.55%) Software Developer
8 4 (7.55%) SQL Developer
9 3 (5.66%) .NET Web Developer
9 3 (5.66%) Java Developer
9 3 (5.66%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (66.04%) .NET
2 34 (64.15%) ASP.NET
3 20 (37.74%) HTML
4 18 (33.96%) AngularJS
4 18 (33.96%) CSS
5 16 (30.19%) ASP.NET MVC
6 14 (26.42%) ASP.NET Web API
7 11 (20.75%) HTML5
8 8 (15.09%) jQuery
9 7 (13.21%) Web Services
10 6 (11.32%) .NET Framework
10 6 (11.32%) Entity Framework
11 5 (9.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 5 (9.43%) WinForms
11 5 (9.43%) WPF
12 3 (5.66%) CSS3
12 3 (5.66%) Java EE
12 3 (5.66%) Middleware
12 3 (5.66%) Spring
12 3 (5.66%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.09%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (11.32%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (11.32%) Replication
3 2 (3.77%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.89%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.43%) Windows
2 3 (5.66%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.89%) Android
3 1 (1.89%) Linux
3 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (50.94%) MVC
2 17 (32.08%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (15.09%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (15.09%) Web Development
4 4 (7.55%) TDD
5 3 (5.66%) BDD
5 3 (5.66%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (5.66%) E-Commerce
5 3 (5.66%) Mentoring
5 3 (5.66%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (5.66%) SDLC
5 3 (5.66%) SOA
5 3 (5.66%) Software Engineering
6 2 (3.77%) Front End Development
6 2 (3.77%) OO
6 2 (3.77%) Workflow
7 1 (1.89%) CRM
7 1 (1.89%) Manual Testing
7 1 (1.89%) OOP
7 1 (1.89%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (67.92%) C#
2 35 (66.04%) JavaScript
3 30 (56.60%) SQL
4 16 (30.19%) T-SQL
5 11 (20.75%) Java
6 8 (15.09%) VB.NET
7 7 (13.21%) C++
7 7 (13.21%) VB
7 7 (13.21%) VB6
8 3 (5.66%) XPath
9 2 (3.77%) Bash Shell
9 2 (3.77%) PHP
10 1 (1.89%) C
10 1 (1.89%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (7.55%) MCSA
1 4 (7.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (5.66%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.77%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (3.77%) VMware Workstation
2 1 (1.89%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.89%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.89%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 5 (9.43%) Microsoft
1 5 (9.43%) Oracle
2 2 (3.77%) VMware
3 1 (1.89%) Cisco
3 1 (1.89%) HP