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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 11 14 13
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 22 11 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 15.71% 10.28% 8.91%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 47.83% 61.11% 27.27%
Number of salaries quoted 20 11 7
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
46 18 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 32.86% 16.82% 32.67%
Number of salaries quoted 41 17 27
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,900 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,850 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 28 August 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Gatwick

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 34 (94.44%) SQL
2 17 (47.22%) .NET
3 16 (44.44%) Oracle
4 11 (30.56%) Data Analysis
5 10 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (22.22%) T-SQL
6 8 (22.22%) C#
6 8 (22.22%) ASP.NET
6 8 (22.22%) Windows
7 7 (19.44%) CRM
7 7 (19.44%) HTML
7 7 (19.44%) JavaScript
7 7 (19.44%) VB.NET
7 7 (19.44%) ETL
7 7 (19.44%) Cisco
7 7 (19.44%) Firewall
7 7 (19.44%) VMware
7 7 (19.44%) Software Engineering
7 7 (19.44%) Degree
8 6 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (16.67%) Scrum
8 6 (16.67%) SEO
8 6 (16.67%) Teradata
8 6 (16.67%) Informatica
8 6 (16.67%) DataStage
8 6 (16.67%) Shell Script
8 6 (16.67%) PL/SQL
8 6 (16.67%) Visual Studio
8 6 (16.67%) MS Excel
8 6 (16.67%) CSS

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (5.56%) IIS
2 1 (2.78%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.78%) CMS
2 1 (2.78%) Umbraco
Applications
1 6 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.78%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 7 (19.44%) Firewall
2 2 (5.56%) VPN
2 2 (5.56%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.67%) DataStage
2 5 (13.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (11.11%) MySQL
3 4 (11.11%) OLAP
4 3 (8.33%) Hadoop
4 3 (8.33%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.78%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (2.78%) DTS
6 1 (2.78%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.78%) QlikView
6 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 5 (13.89%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (8.33%) SoapUI
3 3 (8.33%) LoadUI
3 3 (8.33%) Selenium
3 3 (8.33%) Fiddler
3 3 (8.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 19 (52.78%) Developer
2 10 (27.78%) Software Developer
3 7 (19.44%) Software Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Applications Architect
4 4 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 4 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (11.11%) Architect
5 3 (8.33%) Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Web Developer
5 3 (8.33%) SQL Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Junior Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (5.56%) Junior Web Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Junior Software Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Technical Solutions Architect
6 2 (5.56%) Technical Architect
6 2 (5.56%) Junior
6 2 (5.56%) Support Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) C# Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (47.22%) .NET
2 8 (22.22%) ASP.NET
3 7 (19.44%) HTML
4 6 (16.67%) CSS
5 4 (11.11%) .NET Framework
5 4 (11.11%) jQuery
5 4 (11.11%) HTML5
5 4 (11.11%) CSS3
6 3 (8.33%) DOM
6 3 (8.33%) SOAP
7 2 (5.56%) XML
7 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (2.78%) COM
8 1 (2.78%) Sass
8 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) Computer Science
2 4 (11.11%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.78%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.78%) W3C
4 1 (2.78%) Replication
4 1 (2.78%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (22.22%) Windows
2 6 (16.67%) UNIX
3 5 (13.89%) Linux
4 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (30.56%) Data Analysis
2 10 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (19.44%) CRM
3 7 (19.44%) ETL
3 7 (19.44%) Software Engineering
4 6 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 6 (16.67%) Scrum
4 6 (16.67%) SEO
5 5 (13.89%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (11.11%) Data Management
6 4 (11.11%) Statistical Analysis
7 3 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (8.33%) MapReduce
7 3 (8.33%) Migration
7 3 (8.33%) SOA
7 3 (8.33%) MVC
8 2 (5.56%) Configuration Management
8 2 (5.56%) Project Management
8 2 (5.56%) Change Management
8 2 (5.56%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 34 (94.44%) SQL
2 8 (22.22%) T-SQL
2 8 (22.22%) C#
3 7 (19.44%) JavaScript
3 7 (19.44%) VB.NET
4 6 (16.67%) Shell Script
4 6 (16.67%) PL/SQL
5 5 (13.89%) VB
6 3 (8.33%) PHP
7 2 (5.56%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.78%) C++
8 1 (2.78%) Java
8 1 (2.78%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (19.44%) Degree
2 3 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.78%) MCSE
3 1 (2.78%) CCNP
3 1 (2.78%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) SLA
2 1 (2.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (11.11%) Hyper-V
3 3 (8.33%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (5.56%) Active Directory
5 1 (2.78%) vSphere
Vendors
1 16 (44.44%) Oracle
2 7 (19.44%) Cisco
2 7 (19.44%) VMware
3 6 (16.67%) Teradata
3 6 (16.67%) Informatica
4 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
5 4 (11.11%) NetApp
6 1 (2.78%) JD Edwards
6 1 (2.78%) HP
6 1 (2.78%) IBM
6 1 (2.78%) Cognos
6 1 (2.78%) Google
6 1 (2.78%) Fortinet
6 1 (2.78%) EPiServer