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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 8 12 5
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -7
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Folkestone 8.33% 12.12% 29.41%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 33.33% 28.57% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 0
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
6 14 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Folkestone 25.00% 42.42% 29.41%
Number of salaries quoted 5 13 0
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%

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 5 May 2015, 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 22 (70.97%) C#
1 22 (70.97%) .NET
2 16 (51.61%) SQL
3 14 (45.16%) TDD
4 12 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (38.71%) MVC
4 12 (38.71%) ASP.NET
4 12 (38.71%) ASP.NET Web API
5 11 (35.48%) ASP.NET MVC
6 9 (29.03%) Dependency Injection
6 9 (29.03%) Kanban
6 9 (29.03%) BDD
6 9 (29.03%) Web Application Development
6 9 (29.03%) RESTful
6 9 (29.03%) Oracle
6 9 (29.03%) Internet
6 9 (29.03%) Scrum
6 9 (29.03%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (25.81%) XML
8 6 (19.35%) PL/SQL
9 5 (16.13%) VB.NET
9 5 (16.13%) Web Services
9 5 (16.13%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (16.13%) Capacity Planning
10 4 (12.90%) MVVM
10 4 (12.90%) Performance Monitoring
10 4 (12.90%) Migration
10 4 (12.90%) Active Directory
10 4 (12.90%) HTML

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Folkestone by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 2 (6.45%) CMS
2 1 (3.23%) IIS
2 1 (3.23%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (29.03%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (6.45%) DataStage
2 1 (3.23%) DTS
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) NUnit
1 3 (9.68%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.23%) ReSharper
2 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (9.68%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (67.74%) Developer
2 14 (45.16%) .NET Developer
3 9 (29.03%) Administrator
4 5 (16.13%) DBA
4 5 (16.13%) SQL DBA
5 3 (9.68%) Web Developer
6 2 (6.45%) AWS Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Software Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Consultant
7 1 (3.23%) Oracle Developer
7 1 (3.23%) C# Developer
7 1 (3.23%) .NET Web Developer
7 1 (3.23%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (70.97%) .NET
2 12 (38.71%) ASP.NET
2 12 (38.71%) ASP.NET Web API
3 11 (35.48%) ASP.NET MVC
4 9 (29.03%) RESTful
5 8 (25.81%) XML
6 5 (16.13%) Web Services
7 4 (12.90%) HTML
8 3 (9.68%) WCF
8 3 (9.68%) WPF
9 2 (6.45%) jQuery
10 1 (3.23%) CSS
10 1 (3.23%) Classic ASP
10 1 (3.23%) LINQ
10 1 (3.23%) .NET Framework
10 1 (3.23%) AngularJS
10 1 (3.23%) Backbone.js
10 1 (3.23%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.68%) N-Tier
3 2 (6.45%) Mathematics
3 2 (6.45%) AS400
4 1 (3.23%) W3C
4 1 (3.23%) Replication
4 1 (3.23%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (45.16%) TDD
2 12 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (38.71%) MVC
3 9 (29.03%) Dependency Injection
3 9 (29.03%) Kanban
3 9 (29.03%) BDD
3 9 (29.03%) Web Application Development
3 9 (29.03%) Scrum
3 9 (29.03%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (16.13%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (16.13%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (12.90%) MVVM
5 4 (12.90%) Performance Monitoring
5 4 (12.90%) Migration
6 3 (9.68%) System Testing
6 3 (9.68%) Systems Analysis
6 3 (9.68%) Business Analysis
6 3 (9.68%) Unit Testing
7 2 (6.45%) Web Development
7 2 (6.45%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 22 (70.97%) C#
2 16 (51.61%) SQL
3 6 (19.35%) PL/SQL
4 5 (16.13%) VB.NET
5 3 (9.68%) JavaScript
6 2 (6.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) MCSA
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (12.90%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (29.03%) Oracle
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.23%) Sitecore