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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Server Developer
Rank 92 50 61
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server Developer 1 43 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.10% 3.97% 2.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 4.08% 2.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1 43 17
Average salary £28,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.05% +18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
956 1053 748
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 96.27% 97.23% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 791 926 664
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 30 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 23 (100.00%) SQL
1 23 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 23 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 22 (95.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (60.87%) Performance Tuning
4 11 (47.83%) SQL CLR
4 11 (47.83%) Data Modelling
5 10 (43.48%) Enterprise Software
6 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
7 7 (30.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (30.43%) Finance
8 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (26.09%) ETL
8 6 (26.09%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (26.09%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (21.74%) DTS
9 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (17.39%) Migration
11 2 (8.70%) Scrum
11 2 (8.70%) Advertising
11 2 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (8.70%) .NET
11 2 (8.70%) C#
11 2 (8.70%) HTML
11 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (4.35%) Database Tuning
12 1 (4.35%) SaaS
12 1 (4.35%) Capacity Planning
12 1 (4.35%) BDD
12 1 (4.35%) Red Gate

SQL Server Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 (4.35%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 22 (95.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (47.83%) SQL CLR
4 7 (30.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (26.09%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (26.09%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (21.74%) DTS
7 2 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
General
1 7 (30.43%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Advertising
3 1 (4.35%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) HTML
1 2 (8.70%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (43.48%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (60.87%) Performance Tuning
2 11 (47.83%) Data Modelling
3 6 (26.09%) ETL
4 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (17.39%) Migration
6 2 (8.70%) Scrum
7 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
7 1 (4.35%) RAD
7 1 (4.35%) Data Analysis
7 1 (4.35%) Release Management
7 1 (4.35%) Database Tuning
7 1 (4.35%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (4.35%) BDD
7 1 (4.35%) Database Security
7 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (4.35%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) SQL
1 23 (100.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (8.70%) C#
3 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) Red Gate