The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gatwick region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 6 21 19
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 11 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 13.10% 4.26% 0.97%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 55.00% 18.18% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 1
Average salary £40,500 £55,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.36% +37.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
SQL Server
West Sussex

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 Gatwick region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Gatwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
20 22 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 23.81% 23.40% 13.59%
Number of salaries quoted 20 22 12
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £41,500 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Gatwick

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

SQL Server Salary Trend in Gatwick

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Gatwick

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Gatwick region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Gatwick

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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 13 (50.00%) HTML
1 13 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 13 (50.00%) CSS
2 12 (46.15%) .NET
2 12 (46.15%) SQL
3 11 (42.31%) TDD
4 10 (38.46%) BDD
4 10 (38.46%) Web Services
4 10 (38.46%) OO
4 10 (38.46%) MVC
5 9 (34.62%) Linux
5 9 (34.62%) PHP
6 8 (30.77%) Unit Testing
7 7 (26.92%) C#
7 7 (26.92%) SOA
7 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
8 6 (23.08%) Java
9 5 (19.23%) T-SQL
9 5 (19.23%) Oracle
9 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET
9 5 (19.23%) Zachman Framework
9 5 (19.23%) TOGAF
9 5 (19.23%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (15.38%) Degree
10 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (11.54%) Finance
11 3 (11.54%) Active Directory
11 3 (11.54%) Citrix
11 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (11.54%) Windows

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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 (7.69%) nginx
1 2 (7.69%) Apache
1 2 (7.69%) IIS
2 1 (3.85%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Office 365
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) DNS
1 2 (7.69%) DHCP
2 1 (3.85%) Wireless
2 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.85%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) Hadoop
1 2 (7.69%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (3.85%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.85%) Big Data
2 1 (3.85%) Apache Hive
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Selenium
1 3 (11.54%) LoadUI
2 2 (7.69%) Subversion
2 2 (7.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (7.69%) PHPUnit
2 2 (7.69%) SoapUI
2 2 (7.69%) Behat
3 1 (3.85%) JMeter
3 1 (3.85%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (3.85%) LoadRunner
3 1 (3.85%) Rational Robot
3 1 (3.85%) JUnit
3 1 (3.85%) Calabash
3 1 (3.85%) Cucumber
3 1 (3.85%) WebDriver
3 1 (3.85%) NUnit
3 1 (3.85%) Fiddler
3 1 (3.85%) WebLOAD
3 1 (3.85%) Appium
General
1 3 (11.54%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (61.54%) Developer
2 8 (30.77%) PHP Developer
3 7 (26.92%) Software Developer
4 6 (23.08%) Architect
5 5 (19.23%) Solutions Architect
5 5 (19.23%) .NET Developer
5 5 (19.23%) Lead Architect
5 5 (19.23%) Lead Solutions Architect
6 4 (15.38%) Senior Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Senior PHP Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Senior .NET Developer
7 2 (7.69%) C# Developer
7 2 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (7.69%) Support Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) 3rd Line Support
8 1 (3.85%) Junior
8 1 (3.85%) Web Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (50.00%) HTML
1 13 (50.00%) CSS
2 12 (46.15%) .NET
3 10 (38.46%) Web Services
4 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET
5 3 (11.54%) jQuery
5 3 (11.54%) .NET Framework
6 2 (7.69%) WCF
6 2 (7.69%) JSON
6 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (7.69%) REST
6 2 (7.69%) SOAP
7 1 (3.85%) DOM
7 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 1 (3.85%) CSS3
7 1 (3.85%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 9 (34.62%) Linux
2 3 (11.54%) Windows
3 2 (7.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) TDD
2 10 (38.46%) BDD
2 10 (38.46%) OO
2 10 (38.46%) MVC
3 8 (30.77%) Unit Testing
4 7 (26.92%) SOA
5 5 (19.23%) Zachman Framework
5 5 (19.23%) TOGAF
5 5 (19.23%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (7.69%) OO PHP
7 2 (7.69%) Mentoring
7 2 (7.69%) MapReduce
7 2 (7.69%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (7.69%) Data Protection
7 2 (7.69%) E-Commerce
7 2 (7.69%) Workflow
8 1 (3.85%) ERP
8 1 (3.85%) Data Modelling
8 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 13 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (46.15%) SQL
3 9 (34.62%) PHP
4 7 (26.92%) C#
5 6 (23.08%) Java
6 5 (19.23%) T-SQL
7 2 (7.69%) VB6
7 2 (7.69%) VB
8 1 (3.85%) Tcl
8 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
8 1 (3.85%) C++
8 1 (3.85%) C
8 1 (3.85%) Perl
8 1 (3.85%) Python
8 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) Degree
2 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (7.69%) VCP4
4 1 (3.85%) ISEB
4 1 (3.85%) HNC
4 1 (3.85%) HND
4 1 (3.85%) MCSE
4 1 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (3.85%) MCITP
4 1 (3.85%) ISTQB
4 1 (3.85%) CSQA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (11.54%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
2 5 (19.23%) Oracle
3 3 (11.54%) Citrix
4 1 (3.85%) VMware
4 1 (3.85%) Business Objects
4 1 (3.85%) Tableau
4 1 (3.85%) TARGIT