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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 3 4 5
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 284 343 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 28.57% 29.93% 17.36%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 73.01% 72.52% 52.21%
Number of salaries quoted 267 308 127
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 £25,000 £35,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
SQL Server
South East

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
389 473 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 39.13% 41.27% 33.25%
Number of salaries quoted 363 396 240
Average salary £41,500 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.63% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 February 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the Kent region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tunbridge Wells -2 56 £47,500 - 4
Maidstone +7 37 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Dartford -1 30 £50,000 +49.25% 2
Canterbury 0 20 £37,500 +25.00% 1
Folkestone +4 19 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Tonbridge +4 15 £35,000 -7.89% 1
Sevenoaks +8 10 £21,500 -45.56%
Stansted 0 8 £22,500 -50.00%
Whitstable - 7 £40,000 -
Rochester +2 6 £37,500 +7.14% 3
West Malling 0 6 £57,500 +25.68%
Chatham 0 5 £25,000 -64.66% 2
Sittingbourne -7 2 £43,250 +73.00%
SQL Server
South East

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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.

1 434 (77.64%) .NET
2 388 (69.41%) C#
3 308 (55.10%) MVC
4 296 (52.95%) ASP.NET
5 268 (47.94%) Agile Software Development
6 226 (40.43%) ASP.NET MVC
7 220 (39.36%) TDD
8 211 (37.75%) SQL
9 195 (34.88%) WCF
10 173 (30.95%) Microsoft
11 169 (30.23%) Scrum
12 149 (26.65%) JavaScript
13 148 (26.48%) HTML
14 145 (25.94%) Windows
15 139 (24.87%) Web Application Development
16 126 (22.54%) Dependency Injection
17 116 (20.75%) MVVM
18 115 (20.57%) T-SQL
19 114 (20.39%) CSS
19 114 (20.39%) NUnit
20 106 (18.96%) WPF
21 102 (18.25%) Rhino Mocks
21 102 (18.25%) Castle Windsor
22 101 (18.07%) Kanban
23 98 (17.53%) SQL Server 2008
24 96 (17.17%) OO
25 91 (16.28%) MS Excel
25 91 (16.28%) Web Services
26 90 (16.10%) XML
26 90 (16.10%) .NET Framework

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 38 (6.80%) SharePoint
2 29 (5.19%) Node.js
3 26 (4.65%) CMS
4 23 (4.11%) IIS
5 22 (3.94%) SharePoint 2010
6 21 (3.76%) MS Exchange
7 13 (2.33%) BizTalk Server
7 13 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2010
8 10 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2007
9 9 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2003
9 9 (1.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 5 (0.89%) Sitecore CMS
10 5 (0.89%) Lync
11 3 (0.54%) NServiceBus
11 3 (0.54%) SAS
11 3 (0.54%) Umbraco
11 3 (0.54%) ArcGIS
11 3 (0.54%) ArcIMS
11 3 (0.54%) Apache
12 2 (0.36%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 91 (16.28%) MS Excel
2 20 (3.58%) MS Office
3 16 (2.86%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 13 (2.33%) Photoshop
4 13 (2.33%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.36%) PrintSoft PReS
5 2 (0.36%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (1.43%) Dynamics CRM
1 8 (1.43%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (0.89%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.36%) WebTrends
3 2 (0.36%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 28 (5.01%) SaaS
2 6 (1.07%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.36%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 58 (10.38%) Internet
2 22 (3.94%) Firewall
3 18 (3.22%) DNS
3 18 (3.22%) DHCP
4 16 (2.86%) SAN
5 12 (2.15%) SMTP
6 11 (1.97%) VPN
7 10 (1.79%) IMAP
7 10 (1.79%) TCP/IP
8 9 (1.61%) DMZ
8 9 (1.61%) VLAN
8 9 (1.61%) Wireless
9 8 (1.43%) ADSL
10 7 (1.25%) VoIP
11 6 (1.07%) HTTP
12 5 (0.89%) CTI
13 4 (0.72%) WAN
13 4 (0.72%) iSCSI
14 3 (0.54%) Kerberos
14 3 (0.54%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 98 (17.53%) SQL Server 2008
2 53 (9.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 49 (8.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 42 (7.51%) MySQL
5 32 (5.72%) SQL Server 2012
6 25 (4.47%) Relational Database
7 24 (4.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 17 (3.04%) Redis
9 16 (2.86%) NoSQL
10 14 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
11 13 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
12 12 (2.15%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 11 (1.97%) Oracle Reports
14 10 (1.79%) DTS
15 9 (1.61%) DataStage
15 9 (1.61%) Oracle Database
16 5 (0.89%) Big Data
17 4 (0.72%) RDBMS
17 4 (0.72%) QlikView
18 3 (0.54%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 114 (20.39%) NUnit
2 102 (18.25%) Rhino Mocks
3 74 (13.24%) Moq
3 74 (13.24%) MSTest
4 41 (7.33%) Visual Studio
5 30 (5.37%) Team Foundation Server
6 26 (4.65%) Maven
7 20 (3.58%) Git (software)
8 18 (3.22%) Subversion
9 15 (2.68%) NCrunch
10 7 (1.25%) ReSharper
10 7 (1.25%) Selenium
11 6 (1.07%) Fiddler
12 5 (0.89%) Oracle Forms
13 4 (0.72%) Hudson
14 3 (0.54%) SoapUI
14 3 (0.54%) Ranorex
14 3 (0.54%) TestComplete
14 3 (0.54%) TeamCity
15 1 (0.18%) Mercurial
General
1 85 (15.21%) Finance
2 36 (6.44%) Games
3 19 (3.40%) Telecoms
4 11 (1.97%) Retail
5 10 (1.79%) Banking
6 6 (1.07%) Marketing
7 5 (0.89%) Legal
8 4 (0.72%) Advertising
9 3 (0.54%) Billing
10 2 (0.36%) Publishing
11 1 (0.18%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 411 (73.52%) Developer
2 257 (45.97%) .NET Developer
3 72 (12.88%) C# Developer
4 54 (9.66%) C# .NET Developer
5 38 (6.80%) Analyst
6 35 (6.26%) DBA
7 32 (5.72%) Web Developer
8 31 (5.55%) SQL DBA
9 29 (5.19%) Java Developer
10 27 (4.83%) SQL Developer
11 25 (4.47%) Junior
12 24 (4.29%) ASP.NET Developer
12 24 (4.29%) Administrator
13 23 (4.11%) Junior Developer
14 21 (3.76%) Software Developer
14 21 (3.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 20 (3.58%) Senior Developer
15 20 (3.58%) SQL Server DBA
16 19 (3.40%) Consultant
17 16 (2.86%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 434 (77.64%) .NET
2 296 (52.95%) ASP.NET
3 226 (40.43%) ASP.NET MVC
4 195 (34.88%) WCF
5 148 (26.48%) HTML
6 114 (20.39%) CSS
7 106 (18.96%) WPF
8 102 (18.25%) Castle Windsor
9 91 (16.28%) Web Services
10 90 (16.10%) XML
10 90 (16.10%) .NET Framework
11 88 (15.74%) Ninject
12 85 (15.21%) ASP.NET Web API
13 76 (13.60%) Unity DI Container
14 75 (13.42%) jQuery
15 74 (13.24%) Spring.NET
16 56 (10.02%) WinForms
17 55 (9.84%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 54 (9.66%) REST
19 41 (7.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 83 (14.85%) Inversion of Control
2 75 (13.42%) Enterprise Software
3 56 (10.02%) Analytical Skills
4 45 (8.05%) Social Network
5 29 (5.19%) iPhone
6 25 (4.47%) Computer Science
7 21 (3.76%) Data Integration
8 19 (3.40%) Replication
9 17 (3.04%) W3C
10 16 (2.86%) Mobile App
11 15 (2.68%) N-Tier
12 13 (2.33%) Blog
13 12 (2.15%) AS400
14 11 (1.97%) Clustering
15 10 (1.79%) Blackberry
16 9 (1.61%) PDA
17 6 (1.07%) Tandem
17 6 (1.07%) Thin Client
17 6 (1.07%) Management Information System
17 6 (1.07%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 145 (25.94%) Windows
2 40 (7.16%) Android
3 17 (3.04%) Windows 8
4 16 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (2.86%) Windows Phone
4 16 (2.86%) Windows 7
4 16 (2.86%) Linux
5 15 (2.68%) Windows Server 2003
6 14 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (1.61%) Windows Vista
7 9 (1.61%) Windows XP
8 3 (0.54%) VMS
9 2 (0.36%) UNIX
10 1 (0.18%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.18%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.18%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 308 (55.10%) MVC
2 268 (47.94%) Agile Software Development
3 220 (39.36%) TDD
4 169 (30.23%) Scrum
5 139 (24.87%) Web Application Development
6 126 (22.54%) Dependency Injection
7 116 (20.75%) MVVM
8 101 (18.07%) Kanban
9 96 (17.17%) OO
10 89 (15.92%) Continuous Integration
11 79 (14.13%) OOD
12 55 (9.84%) Domain-Driven Design
13 48 (8.59%) Business Intelligence
14 43 (7.69%) BDD
15 38 (6.80%) Project Management
16 33 (5.90%) Performance Tuning
17 32 (5.72%) SOA
17 32 (5.72%) Software Engineering
18 28 (5.01%) Unit Testing
19 23 (4.11%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 388 (69.41%) C#
2 211 (37.75%) SQL
3 149 (26.65%) JavaScript
4 115 (20.57%) T-SQL
5 82 (14.67%) VB.NET
6 54 (9.66%) VB
7 41 (7.33%) Java
8 24 (4.29%) VB6
9 21 (3.76%) PL/SQL
10 15 (2.68%) Ruby
10 15 (2.68%) PowerShell
11 6 (1.07%) TypeScript
11 6 (1.07%) C
11 6 (1.07%) PHP
12 4 (0.72%) C++
12 4 (0.72%) Delphi
12 4 (0.72%) VBA
13 3 (0.54%) Python
13 3 (0.54%) XPath
13 3 (0.54%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 48 (8.59%) Degree
2 7 (1.25%) VCP4
2 7 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (1.25%) MCSE
3 6 (1.07%) CCNA
3 6 (1.07%) ISEB
3 6 (1.07%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (0.72%) Oracle Certification
5 3 (0.54%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (2.68%) QA
2 7 (1.25%) SLA
2 7 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.18%) COBIT
3 1 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.18%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 31 (5.55%) Active Directory
2 25 (4.47%) Hyper-V
3 20 (3.58%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.72%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 4 (0.72%) XenApp
5 2 (0.36%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.18%) vSphere
6 1 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.18%) MDaemon
Systems Management
1 14 (2.50%) Backup Exec
2 4 (0.72%) HAProxy
3 3 (0.54%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.36%) WMI
4 2 (0.36%) SCCM
5 1 (0.18%) SCOM
5 1 (0.18%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.18%) Puppet
5 1 (0.18%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 173 (30.95%) Microsoft
2 82 (14.67%) Oracle
3 42 (7.51%) Twitter
4 30 (5.37%) Facebook
5 26 (4.65%) VMware
6 19 (3.40%) Google
7 16 (2.86%) Adobe
7 16 (2.86%) Cisco
8 13 (2.33%) Citrix
9 12 (2.15%) Apple
10 10 (1.79%) Symantec
10 10 (1.79%) Kofax
11 9 (1.61%) Draytek
12 7 (1.25%) Sitecore
13 5 (0.89%) Thunderhead
14 4 (0.72%) Avaya
14 4 (0.72%) Dell
14 4 (0.72%) SonicWALL
14 4 (0.72%) Telerik
14 4 (0.72%) Ektron
Rochester, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Kent
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Kent
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Rochester, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Rochester, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 50,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £43000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits, bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Ashford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Folkestone
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Tonbridge, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Ashford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Dartford
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Canterbury, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Pension, Gym Membership, Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Kent
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + beneifts
Posted: 10 days ago
Chatham, Kent
Vanquis Bank
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Allied Worldwide
Posted: 11 days ago