The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL Server Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Server Developer
Rank 94 55 60
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server Developer 1 39 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.10% 3.64% 2.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 3.74% 2.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1 39 19
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
SQL Server Developer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
965 1042 758
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 96.79% 97.29% 95.23%
Number of salaries quoted 794 902 666
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

SQL Server Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server Developer in the job title across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

SQL Server Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

SQL Server Developer
Salary Trend in Kent

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

SQL Server Developer Salary Trend in Kent

SQL Server Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Kent region that cited SQL Server Developer in their job title 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 with SQL Server Developer in their job title.

1 27 (100.00%) SQL
1 27 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 27 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 27 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 18 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
3 15 (55.56%) SQL CLR
3 15 (55.56%) Data Modelling
4 14 (51.85%) Enterprise Software
5 11 (40.74%) Microsoft
6 10 (37.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (29.63%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (29.63%) SQL Server 2012
7 8 (29.63%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (25.93%) Finance
9 6 (22.22%) ETL
10 5 (18.52%) DTS
10 5 (18.52%) Scrum
10 5 (18.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 4 (14.81%) SaaS
11 4 (14.81%) Migration
12 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 3 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
13 2 (7.41%) .NET
13 2 (7.41%) C#
13 2 (7.41%) HTML
13 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
13 2 (7.41%) QA
13 2 (7.41%) Advertising
13 2 (7.41%) BDD

SQL Server Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Kent region that cited SQL Server Developer in their job title 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 with SQL Server Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.81%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 27 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 15 (55.56%) SQL CLR
3 10 (37.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (29.63%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (29.63%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (18.52%) DTS
5 5 (18.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 3 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 7 (25.93%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Advertising
3 1 (3.70%) Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) .NET
1 2 (7.41%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (51.85%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) Tandem
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 15 (55.56%) Data Modelling
3 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (22.22%) ETL
5 5 (18.52%) Scrum
6 4 (14.81%) Migration
7 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (7.41%) BDD
8 1 (3.70%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (3.70%) Database Tuning
8 1 (3.70%) Database Security
8 1 (3.70%) Mentoring
8 1 (3.70%) Release Management
8 1 (3.70%) Change Management
8 1 (3.70%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) SQL
1 27 (100.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (7.41%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (29.63%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (40.74%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.70%) Red Gate