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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 11 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 225 304 397
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 20.47% 29.54% 35.04%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 63.38% 71.70% 79.40%
Number of salaries quoted 205 287 352
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
355 424 500
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 32.30% 41.21% 44.13%
Number of salaries quoted 308 390 432
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016. 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 0 64 £42,500 -5.55% 8
West Malling -7 16 £46,250 -17.77% 1
Stansted -8 12 £37,500 +66.66% 1
Sittingbourne +7 11 £37,500 -13.29%
Maidstone -10 11 £37,500 -
Rochester 0 9 £35,000 -1.40% 1
Canterbury -1 6 £32,558 -13.18% 1
Folkestone -9 5 £47,500 +26.66%
Chatham -11 5 £33,500 +34.00%
Dartford -9 4 £55,000 +10.00% 3
Sevenoaks -8 3 £37,135 +72.72% 1
Tonbridge -2 1 £52,500 +50.00% 1
Dover - 1 £27,500 -
Sandwich - 1 £18,000 -
SQL Server
South East

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

1 342 (66.15%) .NET
2 313 (60.54%) C#
3 250 (48.36%) Agile Software Development
4 224 (43.33%) ASP.NET
5 222 (42.94%) SQL
6 208 (40.23%) HTML
7 193 (37.33%) MVC
8 190 (36.75%) JavaScript
9 162 (31.33%) Microsoft
10 149 (28.82%) TDD
11 148 (28.63%) ASP.NET MVC
11 148 (28.63%) CSS
12 137 (26.50%) Windows
13 114 (22.05%) WCF
14 111 (21.47%) MS Excel
15 98 (18.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 94 (18.18%) HTML5
17 92 (17.79%) Scrum
18 88 (17.02%) T-SQL
19 87 (16.83%) .NET Framework
20 82 (15.86%) Team Foundation Server
21 78 (15.09%) AngularJS
22 76 (14.70%) SQL Server 2014
23 75 (14.51%) jQuery
24 71 (13.73%) Finance
25 69 (13.35%) Web Application Development
26 66 (12.77%) ASP.NET MVC 5
27 65 (12.57%) Dependency Injection
28 64 (12.38%) SQL Server 2012
29 61 (11.80%) SQL Server Integration Services

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 55 (10.64%) IIS
1 55 (10.64%) Node.js
2 37 (7.16%) MS Exchange
3 23 (4.45%) CMS
4 13 (2.51%) Sitecore CMS
4 13 (2.51%) Skype for Business
5 11 (2.13%) SharePoint
6 10 (1.93%) Exchange Server 2010
7 8 (1.55%) Apache
7 8 (1.55%) Umbraco
7 8 (1.55%) WordPress
8 7 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (0.77%) NServiceBus
9 4 (0.77%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (0.77%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (0.58%) Elasticsearch
11 2 (0.39%) OpenEdge
11 2 (0.39%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.19%) BizTalk Server
12 1 (0.19%) SAS
Applications
1 111 (21.47%) MS Excel
2 24 (4.64%) Spreadsheet
3 7 (1.35%) MS Office
4 3 (0.58%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.39%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.19%) MS Project
6 1 (0.19%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 8 (1.55%) Dynamics NAV
1 8 (1.55%) Magento
2 4 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.39%) Visualfiles
4 1 (0.19%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 35 (6.77%) SaaS
2 15 (2.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (2.32%) Office 365
4 6 (1.16%) Sage Pay
5 3 (0.58%) IaaS
5 3 (0.58%) PaaS
6 2 (0.39%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (4.84%) SAN
2 19 (3.68%) Firewall
3 18 (3.48%) DNS
4 12 (2.32%) DHCP
5 8 (1.55%) iSCSI
6 7 (1.35%) VoIP
7 6 (1.16%) Internet
7 6 (1.16%) Intranet
8 5 (0.97%) IP Telephony
8 5 (0.97%) LAN
8 5 (0.97%) VLAN
8 5 (0.97%) VPN
8 5 (0.97%) WAN
9 4 (0.77%) HTTP
9 4 (0.77%) Wireless
10 3 (0.58%) CTI
10 3 (0.58%) HTTPS
10 3 (0.58%) Skype
10 3 (0.58%) SMTP
10 3 (0.58%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 98 (18.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 76 (14.70%) SQL Server 2014
3 64 (12.38%) SQL Server 2012
4 61 (11.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 56 (10.83%) SQL Server 2008
6 52 (10.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 31 (6.00%) MS Access
8 28 (5.42%) NoSQL
9 27 (5.22%) Data Warehouse
10 24 (4.64%) Oracle Reports
11 23 (4.45%) Relational Database
12 18 (3.48%) MySQL
13 16 (3.09%) SQL Server 2005
14 14 (2.71%) Crystal Reports
15 10 (1.93%) Informix
15 10 (1.93%) OLAP
16 9 (1.74%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 9 (1.74%) RDBMS
17 8 (1.55%) Oracle Database
18 7 (1.35%) SQL CLR
Development Applications
1 82 (15.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 50 (9.67%) Visual Studio
3 43 (8.32%) NUnit
4 37 (7.16%) Rhino Mocks
5 34 (6.58%) Moq
5 34 (6.58%) MSTest
6 26 (5.03%) Git (software)
7 16 (3.09%) Selenium
8 15 (2.90%) WebDriver
9 11 (2.13%) Cucumber
9 11 (2.13%) SpecFlow
10 10 (1.93%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 10 (1.93%) Subversion
11 9 (1.74%) ReSharper
12 7 (1.35%) gulp
13 6 (1.16%) Mercurial
13 6 (1.16%) Xcode
14 4 (0.77%) Jasmine
14 4 (0.77%) Protractor
15 3 (0.58%) Maven
General
1 71 (13.73%) Finance
2 22 (4.26%) Telecoms
3 18 (3.48%) Advertising
3 18 (3.48%) Marketing
4 13 (2.51%) Music Industry
5 9 (1.74%) Back Office
6 6 (1.16%) Retail
7 3 (0.58%) Banking
7 3 (0.58%) Legal
8 1 (0.19%) Billing
8 1 (0.19%) Electronics
8 1 (0.19%) Law
8 1 (0.19%) Local Government
8 1 (0.19%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 355 (68.67%) Developer
2 243 (47.00%) .NET Developer
3 144 (27.85%) C# Developer
4 124 (23.98%) C# .NET Developer
5 84 (16.25%) SQL Developer
6 68 (13.15%) ASP.NET Developer
7 56 (10.83%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 51 (9.86%) DBA
9 50 (9.67%) SQL DBA
10 40 (7.74%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 38 (7.35%) Senior Developer
12 36 (6.96%) Web Developer
13 32 (6.19%) Programmer
14 31 (6.00%) C# Software Developer
15 30 (5.80%) .NET Software Developer
15 30 (5.80%) C# WPF Developer
15 30 (5.80%) WPF Developer
16 28 (5.42%) Senior .NET Developer
17 26 (5.03%) Analyst
18 25 (4.84%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 342 (66.15%) .NET
2 224 (43.33%) ASP.NET
3 208 (40.23%) HTML
4 148 (28.63%) ASP.NET MVC
4 148 (28.63%) CSS
5 114 (22.05%) WCF
6 94 (18.18%) HTML5
7 87 (16.83%) .NET Framework
8 78 (15.09%) AngularJS
9 75 (14.51%) jQuery
10 66 (12.77%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 59 (11.41%) ASP.NET Web API
12 57 (11.03%) Ninject
12 57 (11.03%) WPF
13 56 (10.83%) XML
14 55 (10.64%) Entity Framework
15 54 (10.44%) CSS3
16 44 (8.51%) KnockoutJS
17 35 (6.77%) Castle Windsor
17 35 (6.77%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 42 (8.12%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (6.77%) Enterprise Software
3 32 (6.19%) Computer Science
4 30 (5.80%) Inversion of Control
5 28 (5.42%) Streaming Music
6 20 (3.87%) Data Integration
7 13 (2.51%) N-Tier
7 13 (2.51%) Replication
8 12 (2.32%) Data Centre
9 11 (2.13%) Mobile App
9 11 (2.13%) User Experience
10 9 (1.74%) Clustering
11 7 (1.35%) Management Information System
11 7 (1.35%) Tandem
11 7 (1.35%) W3C
12 6 (1.16%) Mathematics
13 5 (0.97%) Data Protection Act
14 4 (0.77%) Social Network
15 3 (0.58%) Digital Media
15 3 (0.58%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 137 (26.50%) Windows
2 60 (11.61%) Windows Server
3 36 (6.96%) Windows Server 2008
4 30 (5.80%) Linux
5 25 (4.84%) Unix
6 17 (3.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 16 (3.09%) Android
7 16 (3.09%) Apple iOS
8 14 (2.71%) OpenVMS
9 10 (1.93%) Windows 7
10 9 (1.74%) Windows Phone
11 6 (1.16%) Windows 8
12 3 (0.58%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (0.39%) Windows 10
14 1 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.19%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.19%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 250 (48.36%) Agile Software Development
2 193 (37.33%) MVC
3 149 (28.82%) TDD
4 92 (17.79%) Scrum
5 69 (13.35%) Web Application Development
6 65 (12.57%) Dependency Injection
7 58 (11.22%) Business Intelligence
8 50 (9.67%) OO
9 47 (9.09%) MVVM
10 45 (8.70%) SDLC
11 40 (7.74%) Continuous Integration
11 40 (7.74%) Domain-Driven Design
11 40 (7.74%) Software Engineering
12 39 (7.54%) BDD
12 39 (7.54%) Kanban
13 35 (6.77%) E-Commerce
14 34 (6.58%) Unit Testing
15 30 (5.80%) Data Analysis
15 30 (5.80%) Web Development
16 24 (4.64%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 313 (60.54%) C#
2 222 (42.94%) SQL
3 190 (36.75%) JavaScript
4 88 (17.02%) T-SQL
5 46 (8.90%) VB
6 38 (7.35%) VB.NET
7 33 (6.38%) Java
8 25 (4.84%) VBA
9 19 (3.68%) Ruby
10 17 (3.29%) C++
11 15 (2.90%) PL/SQL
12 14 (2.71%) TypeScript
13 12 (2.32%) PowerShell
14 11 (2.13%) PHP
15 9 (1.74%) R
16 6 (1.16%) VBScript
17 4 (0.77%) VB6
18 2 (0.39%) OpenEdge ABL
18 2 (0.39%) PHP 5
18 2 (0.39%) Progress 4GL
Qualifications
1 48 (9.28%) Degree
2 10 (1.93%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (1.35%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (1.16%) MCSE
5 5 (0.97%) CCNP
5 5 (0.97%) MCSA
6 2 (0.39%) A+ Certification
6 2 (0.39%) ISEB
7 1 (0.19%) CCNA
7 1 (0.19%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (6.00%) QA
2 9 (1.74%) Disclosure Scotland
3 8 (1.55%) PCI DSS
3 8 (1.55%) SLA
4 4 (0.77%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.19%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 39 (7.54%) Hyper-V
2 27 (5.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (4.84%) Active Directory
4 6 (1.16%) XenApp
4 6 (1.16%) XenDesktop
5 4 (0.77%) Forefront TMG
5 4 (0.77%) ISA Server
5 4 (0.77%) vCloud
5 4 (0.77%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (0.58%) vSphere
7 1 (0.19%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 12 (2.32%) SCCM
2 10 (1.93%) SCOM
3 5 (0.97%) SCVMM
4 4 (0.77%) Backup Exec
4 4 (0.77%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 2 (0.39%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (0.39%) vRealize
6 1 (0.19%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 162 (31.33%) Microsoft
2 59 (11.41%) Oracle
3 45 (8.70%) VMware
4 25 (4.84%) Cisco
5 16 (3.09%) HP
6 15 (2.90%) Facebook
7 13 (2.51%) hybris
7 13 (2.51%) Sitecore
7 13 (2.51%) webMethods
8 11 (2.13%) Citrix
9 10 (1.93%) Dell
10 5 (0.97%) Nimble Storage
10 5 (0.97%) Tableau
11 4 (0.77%) WatchGuard
12 3 (0.58%) Avaya
12 3 (0.58%) Draytek
12 3 (0.58%) Informatica
12 3 (0.58%) Salesforce.com
12 3 (0.58%) Trillium
12 3 (0.58%) Veeam
Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £50 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 18 hours ago
Gillingham, Kent
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £32k - 35k per year + Pension
Posted: 19 hours ago
Kent
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Kent
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Kent
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £41000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Tonbridge, Kent
Latcom Ltd
Salary: Unspecified - £Market Rates
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 55k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Gillingham, Kent
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £33k - 35k per year + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Gym
Posted: 3 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West Malling, Kent
Rark Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £60000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Ashford, Kent
Rark Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Comtecs
Salary: £45000 - £55000 Per Annum To £55k + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Searchability
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Canterbury, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Ashford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 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
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stansted, Essex
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Ashford, Kent
sagittarius
Salary: From £30,000 to £47,000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Rochester
Bluetown Online LTD
Posted: 11 days ago
Kent
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent pension and annual bonus scheme!
Posted: 17 days ago
Dartford
Chemistry Recruitment
Salary: £40,000 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 22 days ago
Sevenoaks
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago