The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
South East / Kent
Rank 5 11 3
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -8
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 206 214 295
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 24.64% 19.11% 28.86%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 69.59% 60.62% 71.43%
Number of salaries quoted 187 197 278
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 Kent region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
296 353 413
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 35.41% 31.52% 40.41%
Number of salaries quoted 241 307 380
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region citing SQL Server as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Kent

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

SQL Server Salary Trend in Kent

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Kent region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Kent

SQL Server
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the Kent region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidstone +8 41 £45,000 +55.17% 2
West Malling +2 30 £55,000 +15.78% 3
Tunbridge Wells +2 26 £45,000 +5.88% 3
Folkestone +8 21 £35,000 -26.31% 1
Dartford +7 16 £35,000 -30.00% 3
Chatham 0 13 £33,000 +3.12% 1
Sevenoaks +7 4 £45,000 +21.17% 2
Sittingbourne -2 4 £37,500 +3.44% 1
Rochester -1 2 £28,250 -19.28%
Stansted +9 1 £65,000 +73.33%
Tonbridge +4 1 £52,500 -10.63%
Canterbury 0 1 £37,500 +15.18%
SQL Server
South East

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT jobs citing SQL Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 257 (71.79%) .NET
2 254 (70.95%) C#
3 207 (57.82%) ASP.NET
4 206 (57.54%) MVC
5 161 (44.97%) TDD
6 154 (43.02%) Agile Software Development
7 152 (42.46%) ASP.NET MVC
8 134 (37.43%) SQL
9 122 (34.08%) SQL Server 2014
10 112 (31.28%) ASP.NET Web API
11 107 (29.89%) RESTful
11 107 (29.89%) Microsoft
12 105 (29.33%) Web Application Development
13 104 (29.05%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 87 (24.30%) BDD
15 79 (22.07%) HTML
16 78 (21.79%) CSS
17 77 (21.51%) Windows
18 73 (20.39%) JavaScript
19 70 (19.55%) WPF
20 68 (18.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 67 (18.72%) OO
22 66 (18.44%) Dependency Injection
23 64 (17.88%) Oracle
24 58 (16.20%) T-SQL
24 58 (16.20%) WinForms
24 58 (16.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
24 58 (16.20%) WCF
25 57 (15.92%) Continuous Integration
25 57 (15.92%) MS Excel

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 20 (5.59%) Elasticsearch
2 12 (3.35%) SharePoint
3 11 (3.07%) CMS
4 8 (2.23%) IIS
4 8 (2.23%) MS Exchange
5 7 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (1.96%) Skype for Business
6 4 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (0.84%) NServiceBus
8 1 (0.28%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.28%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.28%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.28%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.28%) WordPress
Applications
1 57 (15.92%) MS Excel
2 16 (4.47%) MS Office
3 2 (0.56%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.28%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 6 (1.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 28 (7.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (2.79%) Office 365
3 8 (2.23%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.28%) GitHub
4 1 (0.28%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.28%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.79%) Firewall
2 8 (2.23%) LAN
2 8 (2.23%) WAN
3 5 (1.40%) IP Telephony
4 4 (1.12%) DNS
4 4 (1.12%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.84%) DHCP
5 3 (0.84%) Internet
6 2 (0.56%) HTTP
6 2 (0.56%) NAS
6 2 (0.56%) SMTP
6 2 (0.56%) SSL
6 2 (0.56%) VLAN
6 2 (0.56%) VoIP
7 1 (0.28%) DSL
7 1 (0.28%) Skype
7 1 (0.28%) SNMP
7 1 (0.28%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 122 (34.08%) SQL Server 2014
2 68 (18.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 58 (16.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 36 (10.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 35 (9.78%) SQL Server 2008
6 34 (9.50%) NoSQL
7 25 (6.98%) Data Warehouse
7 25 (6.98%) SQL Server 2012
8 18 (5.03%) DTS
9 17 (4.75%) MongoDB
10 14 (3.91%) Oracle Database
10 14 (3.91%) Relational Database
11 13 (3.63%) SQL Server 2016
12 11 (3.07%) DB2
12 11 (3.07%) MySQL
12 11 (3.07%) OLAP
13 10 (2.79%) Crystal Reports
13 10 (2.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 10 (2.79%) Oracle9i Database
14 8 (2.23%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 38 (10.61%) Git (software)
1 38 (10.61%) Team Foundation Server
2 29 (8.10%) NUnit
3 20 (5.59%) TeamCity
4 17 (4.75%) Moq
5 14 (3.91%) MSTest
5 14 (3.91%) Rhino Mocks
6 13 (3.63%) Visual Studio
7 12 (3.35%) MSBuild
8 7 (1.96%) Talend Open Studio
9 4 (1.12%) Jenkins
10 3 (0.84%) HP UFT
10 3 (0.84%) JIRA
10 3 (0.84%) SpecFlow
11 2 (0.56%) Bitbucket
11 2 (0.56%) Oracle Forms
11 2 (0.56%) Selenium
11 2 (0.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 1 (0.28%) Fiddler
12 1 (0.28%) gulp
General
1 53 (14.80%) Finance
2 39 (10.89%) Advertising
3 36 (10.06%) Marketing
4 18 (5.03%) Retail
5 11 (3.07%) Legal
6 8 (2.23%) Law
7 5 (1.40%) Automotive
8 4 (1.12%) Games
9 3 (0.84%) Music Industry
9 3 (0.84%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.28%) Banking
10 1 (0.28%) Billing
10 1 (0.28%) Electronics
10 1 (0.28%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.28%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.28%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 284 (79.33%) Developer
2 225 (62.85%) .NET Developer
3 79 (22.07%) C# Developer
4 65 (18.16%) C# .NET Developer
5 38 (10.61%) SQL Developer
6 35 (9.78%) ASP.NET Developer
7 34 (9.50%) WPF Developer
8 29 (8.10%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 25 (6.98%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 23 (6.42%) .NET Software Developer
10 23 (6.42%) DBA
11 21 (5.87%) C# WPF Developer
12 19 (5.31%) Senior Developer
13 18 (5.03%) SQL DBA
14 17 (4.75%) Messaging Developer
14 17 (4.75%) SQL Server Developer
15 16 (4.47%) Analyst
15 16 (4.47%) SQL Server DBA
15 16 (4.47%) WinForms Developer
16 11 (3.07%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 257 (71.79%) .NET
2 207 (57.82%) ASP.NET
3 152 (42.46%) ASP.NET MVC
4 112 (31.28%) ASP.NET Web API
5 107 (29.89%) RESTful
6 104 (29.05%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 79 (22.07%) HTML
8 78 (21.79%) CSS
9 70 (19.55%) WPF
10 58 (16.20%) WCF
10 58 (16.20%) WinForms
11 55 (15.36%) Node.js
12 54 (15.08%) AngularJS
13 48 (13.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 46 (12.85%) KnockoutJS
15 44 (12.29%) .NET Framework
16 42 (11.73%) Entity Framework
16 42 (11.73%) Web Services
17 31 (8.66%) jQuery
17 31 (8.66%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (6.70%) Social Network
2 21 (5.87%) Enterprise Software
3 19 (5.31%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (4.19%) Clustering
4 15 (4.19%) Replication
4 15 (4.19%) Tandem
5 9 (2.51%) AS400
6 8 (2.23%) iPad
7 5 (1.40%) Computer Science
8 4 (1.12%) Blackberry
8 4 (1.12%) Fintech
9 3 (0.84%) Mobile App
9 3 (0.84%) N-Tier
9 3 (0.84%) User Experience
10 2 (0.56%) Graphic Design
10 2 (0.56%) iPhone
10 2 (0.56%) iSeries
10 2 (0.56%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.28%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.28%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 77 (21.51%) Windows
2 44 (12.29%) Windows Server
3 22 (6.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (4.47%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (3.91%) Linux
6 13 (3.63%) Unix
6 13 (3.63%) Windows 7
7 12 (3.35%) Android
8 10 (2.79%) Solaris
8 10 (2.79%) Windows 2000 Server
9 6 (1.68%) Windows 8
10 5 (1.40%) Apple iOS
11 4 (1.12%) Windows 10
11 4 (1.12%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.28%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 206 (57.54%) MVC
2 161 (44.97%) TDD
3 154 (43.02%) Agile Software Development
4 105 (29.33%) Web Application Development
5 87 (24.30%) BDD
6 67 (18.72%) OO
7 66 (18.44%) Dependency Injection
8 57 (15.92%) Continuous Integration
9 46 (12.85%) Scrum
10 39 (10.89%) Business Intelligence
11 37 (10.34%) CRM
12 36 (10.06%) Unit Testing
13 30 (8.38%) Kanban
14 25 (6.98%) Systems Analysis
15 24 (6.70%) SDLC
16 23 (6.42%) Performance Tuning
17 22 (6.15%) MVVM
17 22 (6.15%) Web Development
18 21 (5.87%) System Testing
19 19 (5.31%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 254 (70.95%) C#
2 134 (37.43%) SQL
3 73 (20.39%) JavaScript
4 58 (16.20%) T-SQL
5 54 (15.08%) VB.NET
6 50 (13.97%) Ruby
7 20 (5.59%) VB
8 17 (4.75%) F#
8 17 (4.75%) PL/SQL
9 16 (4.47%) PHP
10 13 (3.63%) Java
11 10 (2.79%) ECMAScript
12 8 (2.23%) PowerShell
12 8 (2.23%) VBScript
13 4 (1.12%) C++
13 4 (1.12%) R
14 2 (0.56%) VB6
15 1 (0.28%) C
15 1 (0.28%) Delphi
15 1 (0.28%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (3.91%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (3.63%) Degree
3 8 (2.23%) MCSE
4 7 (1.96%) MCSA
5 5 (1.40%) MCITP
5 5 (1.40%) MCTS
6 2 (0.56%) HND
7 1 (0.28%) CCNA
7 1 (0.28%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.28%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.51%) QA
2 1 (0.28%) COBIT
2 1 (0.28%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (4.75%) Active Directory
2 11 (3.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (2.79%) Hyper-V
4 6 (1.68%) Firmware
5 1 (0.28%) Docker
5 1 (0.28%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 17 (4.75%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 17 (4.75%) Kibana
1 17 (4.75%) WSUS
2 2 (0.56%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.28%) Ansible
3 1 (0.28%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.28%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (0.28%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.28%) WMI
Vendors
1 107 (29.89%) Microsoft
2 64 (17.88%) Oracle
3 45 (12.57%) Facebook
4 13 (3.63%) VMware
5 10 (2.79%) Red Hat
5 10 (2.79%) Twitter
6 8 (2.23%) Mitel
7 7 (1.96%) Jaspersoft
7 7 (1.96%) Talend
7 7 (1.96%) Xamarin
8 5 (1.40%) Barracuda Networks
8 5 (1.40%) Dell
8 5 (1.40%) HP
8 5 (1.40%) Nortel
9 4 (1.12%) Avaya
10 3 (0.84%) Cisco
10 3 (0.84%) Sybase
10 3 (0.84%) Thunderhead
11 2 (0.56%) Apple
11 2 (0.56%) Infragistics
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 13 hours ago
Kent
Edward Carter Solutions
Posted: 4 days ago
West Malling, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West Malling
Noir Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Dartford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Sittingbourne, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West Malling, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Dartford, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £55000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £46000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Maidstone
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension & Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Folkestone
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Sevenoaks, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Dartford
greywood
Salary: £28000 - £36000 per annum + bens
Posted: 19 days ago
Sevenoaks
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Remote Work
Posted: 15 days ago
Chatham, Kent
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £36000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago