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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 7 11 10
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 25 15 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 17.99% 13.39% 10.19%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 64.10% 78.95% 35.48%
Number of salaries quoted 19 15 6
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,300 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
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
39 19 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 28.06% 16.96% 28.70%
Number of salaries quoted 28 16 24
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 31 July 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Gatwick

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 29 (90.63%) SQL
2 14 (43.75%) .NET
3 12 (37.50%) Oracle
3 12 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (31.25%) Data Analysis
5 9 (28.13%) C#
6 8 (25.00%) T-SQL
6 8 (25.00%) ASP.NET
6 8 (25.00%) Windows
7 7 (21.88%) ETL
7 7 (21.88%) Cisco
7 7 (21.88%) Firewall
7 7 (21.88%) VMware
8 6 (18.75%) Scrum
8 6 (18.75%) Teradata
8 6 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (18.75%) Informatica
8 6 (18.75%) DataStage
8 6 (18.75%) Shell Script
8 6 (18.75%) MS Excel
8 6 (18.75%) PRINCE2
8 6 (18.75%) UNIX
8 6 (18.75%) JavaScript
8 6 (18.75%) HTML
8 6 (18.75%) PL/SQL
9 5 (15.63%) VB.NET
9 5 (15.63%) CSS
9 5 (15.63%) Linux
9 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
9 5 (15.63%) Continuous Integration

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (6.25%) IIS
2 1 (3.13%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (3.13%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 6 (18.75%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (3.13%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.88%) Firewall
2 2 (6.25%) VPN
2 2 (6.25%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.75%) DataStage
2 4 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (12.50%) MySQL
2 4 (12.50%) Hadoop
2 4 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (9.38%) OLAP
4 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (3.13%) Apache Hive
5 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database
5 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.13%) Big Data
5 1 (3.13%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (3.13%) DTS
5 1 (3.13%) RDBMS
5 1 (3.13%) QlikView
5 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 4 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (12.50%) SoapUI
1 4 (12.50%) LoadUI
1 4 (12.50%) Visual Studio
1 4 (12.50%) Selenium
2 3 (9.38%) Fiddler
Job Titles
1 16 (50.00%) Developer
2 8 (25.00%) Software Developer
3 5 (15.63%) Architect
4 4 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (12.50%) Software Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Applications Architect
5 3 (9.38%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Technical Architect
6 2 (6.25%) Support Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (6.25%) SQL Developer
6 2 (6.25%) .NET Developer
6 2 (6.25%) C# Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 2 (6.25%) Technical Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.13%) Production Support Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Big Data Architect
7 1 (3.13%) Full Stack Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (43.75%) .NET
2 8 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 6 (18.75%) HTML
4 5 (15.63%) CSS
5 4 (12.50%) SOAP
6 3 (9.38%) DOM
6 3 (9.38%) .NET Framework
6 3 (9.38%) jQuery
6 3 (9.38%) HTML5
6 3 (9.38%) CSS3
7 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (6.25%) XML
8 1 (3.13%) COM
8 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 3 (9.38%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.13%) Replication
3 1 (3.13%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.00%) Windows
2 6 (18.75%) UNIX
3 5 (15.63%) Linux
4 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (31.25%) Data Analysis
3 7 (21.88%) ETL
4 6 (18.75%) PRINCE2
4 6 (18.75%) Scrum
5 5 (15.63%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (12.50%) Software Engineering
6 4 (12.50%) MapReduce
6 4 (12.50%) Data Management
6 4 (12.50%) SOA
6 4 (12.50%) CRM
6 4 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (9.38%) MVC
7 3 (9.38%) SEO
7 3 (9.38%) Migration
7 3 (9.38%) Statistical Analysis
8 2 (6.25%) Incident Management
8 2 (6.25%) Load Balancing
8 2 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (6.25%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 29 (90.63%) SQL
2 9 (28.13%) C#
3 8 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 6 (18.75%) PL/SQL
4 6 (18.75%) JavaScript
4 6 (18.75%) Shell Script
5 5 (15.63%) VB.NET
6 3 (9.38%) VB
7 2 (6.25%) PowerShell
7 2 (6.25%) PHP
7 2 (6.25%) Java
8 1 (3.13%) VBScript
8 1 (3.13%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) Degree
2 3 (9.38%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.13%) MCSE
3 1 (3.13%) CCNP
3 1 (3.13%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) SLA
2 1 (3.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (12.50%) Hyper-V
3 3 (9.38%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (6.25%) Active Directory
5 1 (3.13%) vSphere
Vendors
1 12 (37.50%) Oracle
2 7 (21.88%) Cisco
2 7 (21.88%) VMware
3 6 (18.75%) Teradata
3 6 (18.75%) Informatica
4 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
5 4 (12.50%) NetApp
6 1 (3.13%) JD Edwards
6 1 (3.13%) HP
6 1 (3.13%) IBM
6 1 (3.13%) Cognos
6 1 (3.13%) Fortinet