The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Folkestone region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 6 6 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 9 1 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Folkestone 25.71% 5.88% 53.49%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 81.82% 25.00% 69.70%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 23
Average salary £25,000 £42,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.17% +16.43%
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Folkestone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
11 4 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Folkestone 31.43% 23.53% 76.74%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 33
Average salary £33,500 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £41,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £51,250 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
SQL Server
Kent

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
Salary Histogram in Folkestone

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Folkestone region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Folkestone

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Folkestone

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 11 (91.67%) SQL
1 11 (91.67%) .NET
2 10 (83.33%) C#
2 10 (83.33%) Oracle
3 9 (75.00%) Degree
4 8 (66.67%) PL/SQL
4 8 (66.67%) Computer Science
5 7 (58.33%) XML
6 6 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
6 6 (50.00%) VB.NET
6 6 (50.00%) CRM
6 6 (50.00%) Documentum
6 6 (50.00%) CTI
6 6 (50.00%) Thunderhead
7 5 (41.67%) T-SQL
8 4 (33.33%) HTML
9 3 (25.00%) Project Management
9 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
9 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (16.67%) Web Development
10 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
10 2 (16.67%) System Testing
10 2 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
10 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
10 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (16.67%) TDD
10 2 (16.67%) Mathematics
10 2 (16.67%) Physics
10 2 (16.67%) Chemistry

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Folkestone by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (50.00%) Documentum
2 1 (8.33%) WebSphere
2 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (16.67%) DTS
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
4 1 (8.33%) MySQL
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Graduate
2 4 (33.33%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 2 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (16.67%) IT Graduate
3 2 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) SQL DBA
4 1 (8.33%) Junior Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Junior Software Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Environment Manager
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Developer
4 1 (8.33%) DBA
4 1 (8.33%) Configuration Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Support Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Web Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (91.67%) .NET
2 7 (58.33%) XML
3 4 (33.33%) HTML
4 2 (16.67%) Classic ASP
4 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 2 (16.67%) CSS
5 1 (8.33%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (16.67%) Mathematics
2 2 (16.67%) Physics
2 2 (16.67%) Chemistry
3 1 (8.33%) Replication
3 1 (8.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (8.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) CRM
2 3 (25.00%) Project Management
2 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) Web Development
3 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
3 2 (16.67%) System Testing
3 2 (16.67%) MVC
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) TDD
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
4 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
4 1 (8.33%) Service Management
4 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
4 1 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (8.33%) High Availability
4 1 (8.33%) Dependency Management
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) SQL
2 10 (83.33%) C#
3 8 (66.67%) PL/SQL
4 6 (50.00%) VB.NET
5 5 (41.67%) T-SQL
6 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
7 1 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (75.00%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) MCDBA
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (8.33%) MCITP
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Oracle
2 6 (50.00%) Thunderhead
3 1 (8.33%) Pega
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) BMC