The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Folkestone region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 5 6 4
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 11 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Folkestone 28.95% 9.52% 36.36%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 84.62% 28.57% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 8
Average salary £33,500 £33,750 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.74% -7.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £40,750 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
SQL Server
Kent

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the Folkestone region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Folkestone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
13 7 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Folkestone 34.21% 33.33% 72.73%
Number of salaries quoted 13 7 16
Average salary £33,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.17% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £61,500 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Folkestone

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Folkestone region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Folkestone

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Folkestone

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

SQL Server Salary Trend in Folkestone

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Folkestone

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Folkestone region citing SQL Server also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server.

1 17 (94.44%) SQL
1 17 (94.44%) .NET
2 16 (88.89%) C#
3 14 (77.78%) Oracle
4 12 (66.67%) PL/SQL
5 11 (61.11%) Degree
6 9 (50.00%) XML
7 8 (44.44%) HTML
7 8 (44.44%) VB.NET
7 8 (44.44%) Computer Science
8 7 (38.89%) T-SQL
9 6 (33.33%) CRM
9 6 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
9 6 (33.33%) Documentum
9 6 (33.33%) CTI
9 6 (33.33%) MVC
9 6 (33.33%) Thunderhead
10 5 (27.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (27.78%) Project Management
10 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2008
11 4 (22.22%) System Testing
11 4 (22.22%) Web Development
11 4 (22.22%) Unit Testing
11 4 (22.22%) Classic ASP
11 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET
11 4 (22.22%) CSS
11 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
11 4 (22.22%) DTS
11 4 (22.22%) Business Analysis
11 4 (22.22%) Systems Analysis

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Folkestone by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Folkestone region citing SQL Server also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (33.33%) Documentum
2 1 (5.56%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 6 (33.33%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
2 5 (27.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (22.22%) DTS
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
4 1 (5.56%) MySQL
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Graduate
3 4 (22.22%) Consultant
4 3 (16.67%) Software Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Web Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Oracle Developer
5 2 (11.11%) .NET Developer
5 2 (11.11%) C# Developer
5 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (11.11%) IT Graduate
5 2 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (5.56%) SQL DBA
6 1 (5.56%) Junior Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Junior Software Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Environment Manager
6 1 (5.56%) SQL Server DBA
6 1 (5.56%) Systems Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Junior
6 1 (5.56%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (94.44%) .NET
2 9 (50.00%) XML
3 8 (44.44%) HTML
4 4 (22.22%) Classic ASP
4 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET
4 4 (22.22%) CSS
5 2 (11.11%) Web Services
5 2 (11.11%) .NET Framework
5 2 (11.11%) Backbone.js
5 2 (11.11%) KnockoutJS
5 2 (11.11%) AngularJS
6 1 (5.56%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) Computer Science
2 2 (11.11%) AS400
2 2 (11.11%) Mathematics
2 2 (11.11%) Physics
2 2 (11.11%) Chemistry
3 1 (5.56%) Replication
3 1 (5.56%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (5.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) CRM
1 6 (33.33%) MVC
2 5 (27.78%) Project Management
3 4 (22.22%) TDD
3 4 (22.22%) Systems Analysis
3 4 (22.22%) Business Analysis
3 4 (22.22%) Web Development
3 4 (22.22%) Unit Testing
3 4 (22.22%) System Testing
4 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 2 (11.11%) SEO
5 2 (11.11%) Migration
5 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (11.11%) ITIL
5 2 (11.11%) Software Architecture
5 2 (11.11%) MVVM
6 1 (5.56%) High Availability
6 1 (5.56%) Dependency Management
6 1 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 17 (94.44%) SQL
2 16 (88.89%) C#
3 12 (66.67%) PL/SQL
4 8 (44.44%) VB.NET
5 7 (38.89%) T-SQL
6 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
7 1 (5.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (61.11%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) MCDBA
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.56%) MCITP
Vendors
1 14 (77.78%) Oracle
2 6 (33.33%) Thunderhead
3 1 (5.56%) Pega
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.56%) BMC