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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 3 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 313 397 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 26.94% 32.51% 24.58%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 73.30% 83.05% 66.43%
Number of salaries quoted 296 365 172
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 £32,500 £34,400 £30,600
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
427 478 283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 36.75% 39.15% 36.99%
Number of salaries quoted 393 430 251
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 £27,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,750 £57,500
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 22 December 2014.

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 22 December 2014. 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 51 £45,000 -5.26% 4
Dartford +6 42 £50,000 +36.05% 2
Folkestone +2 41 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Maidstone -2 40 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Canterbury +7 17 £37,500 -21.05% 2
Tonbridge +3 10 £35,000 -26.31% 1
West Malling -3 8 £54,500 +32.12% 1
Whitstable - 8 £40,000 - 1
Sittingbourne -9 6 £45,000 +44.00% 1
Stansted 0 5 £22,500 -4.25%
Rochester -1 4 £35,500 +1.42%
Gravesend 0 2 £35,000 -6.66%
Sevenoaks -2 2 £26,400 -38.24%
Margate - 2 - -
Chatham -2 1 £24,000 -70.00%
SQL Server
South East

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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.

1 370 (72.12%) .NET
2 352 (68.62%) C#
3 262 (51.07%) MVC
4 258 (50.29%) ASP.NET
5 206 (40.16%) Agile Software Development
6 200 (38.99%) ASP.NET MVC
7 198 (38.60%) SQL
8 188 (36.65%) TDD
9 161 (31.38%) WCF
10 153 (29.82%) Microsoft
11 136 (26.51%) Scrum
12 134 (26.12%) HTML
13 125 (24.37%) Windows
14 120 (23.39%) Web Application Development
15 116 (22.61%) JavaScript
16 106 (20.66%) T-SQL
16 106 (20.66%) CSS
17 99 (19.30%) XML
18 98 (19.10%) Oracle
19 96 (18.71%) Dependency Injection
20 95 (18.52%) NUnit
21 94 (18.32%) MVVM
21 94 (18.32%) WPF
22 88 (17.15%) VB.NET
23 86 (16.76%) OO
24 82 (15.98%) Rhino Mocks
24 82 (15.98%) Castle Windsor
25 81 (15.79%) MS Excel
26 80 (15.59%) Web Services
27 79 (15.40%) Kanban

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 33 (6.43%) SharePoint
2 31 (6.04%) Node.js
3 15 (2.92%) CMS
4 14 (2.73%) SharePoint 2010
5 13 (2.53%) MS Exchange
5 13 (2.53%) IIS
5 13 (2.53%) BizTalk Server
6 11 (2.14%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (0.97%) Sitecore CMS
7 5 (0.97%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 5 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2003
7 5 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (0.78%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (0.58%) NServiceBus
9 3 (0.58%) Lync
9 3 (0.58%) Documentum
9 3 (0.58%) SAS
10 2 (0.39%) Apache
10 2 (0.39%) Umbraco
11 1 (0.19%) WordPress
Applications
1 81 (15.79%) MS Excel
2 22 (4.29%) MS Office
3 8 (1.56%) FastStats
4 7 (1.36%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 5 (0.97%) Photoshop
5 5 (0.97%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (0.58%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.39%) PrintSoft PReS
7 2 (0.39%) MS Project
7 2 (0.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (1.56%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (0.97%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.58%) WebTrends
3 3 (0.58%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.19%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 20 (3.90%) SaaS
2 2 (0.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.19%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 30 (5.85%) Internet
2 19 (3.70%) Firewall
3 13 (2.53%) SAN
4 12 (2.34%) TCP/IP
5 10 (1.95%) Wireless
6 9 (1.75%) VLAN
7 8 (1.56%) LAN
7 8 (1.56%) WAN
8 7 (1.36%) CTI
9 6 (1.17%) IP Telephony
10 5 (0.97%) DMZ
10 5 (0.97%) SMTP
10 5 (0.97%) DHCP
10 5 (0.97%) VPN
10 5 (0.97%) DNS
10 5 (0.97%) IMAP
10 5 (0.97%) ADSL
11 3 (0.58%) HTTP
11 3 (0.58%) Kerberos
12 2 (0.39%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (13.65%) SQL Server 2008
2 65 (12.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 48 (9.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 40 (7.80%) MySQL
5 37 (7.21%) SQL Server 2012
6 33 (6.43%) Relational Database
7 32 (6.24%) Data Warehouse
8 23 (4.48%) Oracle Reports
9 22 (4.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 18 (3.51%) NoSQL
11 16 (3.12%) DTS
11 16 (3.12%) DataStage
12 15 (2.92%) SQL Server 2005
13 13 (2.53%) Redis
14 7 (1.36%) OLTP
15 6 (1.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 6 (1.17%) Oracle Database
16 5 (0.97%) Big Data
17 4 (0.78%) QlikView
18 3 (0.58%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 95 (18.52%) NUnit
2 82 (15.98%) Rhino Mocks
3 63 (12.28%) Moq
3 63 (12.28%) MSTest
4 46 (8.97%) Team Foundation Server
5 33 (6.43%) Visual Studio
6 28 (5.46%) Maven
7 20 (3.90%) Git (software)
8 15 (2.92%) NCrunch
9 11 (2.14%) Ranorex
9 11 (2.14%) SoapUI
10 9 (1.75%) Subversion
11 8 (1.56%) Selenium
12 5 (0.97%) Oracle Forms
13 4 (0.78%) Hudson
13 4 (0.78%) TestComplete
14 2 (0.39%) TeamCity
15 1 (0.19%) Mercurial
15 1 (0.19%) WebDriver
15 1 (0.19%) Firebug
General
1 66 (12.87%) Finance
2 28 (5.46%) Marketing
3 26 (5.07%) Games
4 16 (3.12%) Retail
5 12 (2.34%) Telecoms
6 7 (1.36%) Legal
7 5 (0.97%) Banking
8 2 (0.39%) Electronics
8 2 (0.39%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.39%) Advertising
8 2 (0.39%) Publishing
9 1 (0.19%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 357 (69.59%) Developer
2 208 (40.55%) .NET Developer
3 49 (9.55%) C# Developer
4 39 (7.60%) Consultant
5 38 (7.41%) Web Developer
6 34 (6.63%) C# .NET Developer
7 26 (5.07%) Senior Developer
7 26 (5.07%) Software Developer
7 26 (5.07%) SQL Developer
8 25 (4.87%) Java Developer
8 25 (4.87%) Analyst
9 24 (4.68%) DBA
10 21 (4.09%) Administrator
11 20 (3.90%) SQL DBA
12 19 (3.70%) Graduate
13 18 (3.51%) Junior
14 16 (3.12%) Junior Developer
15 14 (2.73%) Graduate Developer
16 13 (2.53%) ASP.NET Developer
17 11 (2.14%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 370 (72.12%) .NET
2 258 (50.29%) ASP.NET
3 200 (38.99%) ASP.NET MVC
4 161 (31.38%) WCF
5 134 (26.12%) HTML
6 106 (20.66%) CSS
7 99 (19.30%) XML
8 94 (18.32%) WPF
9 82 (15.98%) Castle Windsor
10 80 (15.59%) Web Services
11 77 (15.01%) Ninject
12 71 (13.84%) .NET Framework
13 64 (12.48%) Unity DI Container
14 63 (12.28%) Spring.NET
15 62 (12.09%) ASP.NET Web API
16 61 (11.89%) WinForms
17 51 (9.94%) jQuery
17 51 (9.94%) REST
18 48 (9.36%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
19 42 (8.19%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 71 (13.84%) Inversion of Control
2 57 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
3 38 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
4 33 (6.43%) Social Network
5 25 (4.87%) iPhone
6 22 (4.29%) N-Tier
7 20 (3.90%) Computer Science
7 20 (3.90%) AS400
8 15 (2.92%) Replication
8 15 (2.92%) Mobile App
9 14 (2.73%) Visualisation
10 13 (2.53%) Blog
11 12 (2.34%) Data Integration
12 7 (1.36%) BBC
12 7 (1.36%) Social Media
13 6 (1.17%) W3C
14 5 (0.97%) Blackberry
14 5 (0.97%) PDA
15 4 (0.78%) Clustering
15 4 (0.78%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 125 (24.37%) Windows
2 22 (4.29%) Android
3 12 (2.34%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (1.95%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (1.36%) VMS
5 7 (1.36%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (1.17%) Windows 7
6 6 (1.17%) Windows 8
7 5 (0.97%) Linux
7 5 (0.97%) Windows XP
7 5 (0.97%) Windows Vista
8 2 (0.39%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.19%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 262 (51.07%) MVC
2 206 (40.16%) Agile Software Development
3 188 (36.65%) TDD
4 136 (26.51%) Scrum
5 120 (23.39%) Web Application Development
6 96 (18.71%) Dependency Injection
7 94 (18.32%) MVVM
8 86 (16.76%) OO
9 79 (15.40%) Kanban
10 76 (14.81%) Continuous Integration
11 62 (12.09%) OOD
12 53 (10.33%) ETL
13 50 (9.75%) Business Intelligence
14 46 (8.97%) Unit Testing
15 41 (7.99%) Project Management
15 41 (7.99%) Migration
16 38 (7.41%) BDD
17 31 (6.04%) Performance Tuning
18 27 (5.26%) Software Engineering
19 26 (5.07%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 352 (68.62%) C#
2 198 (38.60%) SQL
3 116 (22.61%) JavaScript
4 106 (20.66%) T-SQL
5 88 (17.15%) VB.NET
6 51 (9.94%) VB
7 43 (8.38%) Java
8 36 (7.02%) PL/SQL
9 23 (4.48%) VB6
10 18 (3.51%) Ruby
11 10 (1.95%) PowerShell
12 8 (1.56%) PHP
13 6 (1.17%) C
14 5 (0.97%) XAML
15 4 (0.78%) XPath
16 3 (0.58%) VBA
16 3 (0.58%) C++
17 2 (0.39%) VBScript
18 1 (0.19%) XQuery
18 1 (0.19%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 48 (9.36%) Degree
2 19 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (3.12%) ISEB
4 11 (2.14%) MCITP
5 10 (1.95%) MCDBA
6 4 (0.78%) MCSE
6 4 (0.78%) Oracle Certification
6 4 (0.78%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.39%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.39%) CCNA
8 1 (0.19%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (3.70%) QA
2 11 (2.14%) SLA
3 6 (1.17%) COBIT
4 1 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 21 (4.09%) Active Directory
2 10 (1.95%) Hyper-V
3 9 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (1.17%) XenApp
5 2 (0.39%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 12 (2.34%) HP Quality Center
2 11 (2.14%) Backup Exec
3 4 (0.78%) ZABBIX
4 2 (0.39%) WMI
5 1 (0.19%) SCOM
5 1 (0.19%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.19%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 153 (29.82%) Microsoft
2 98 (19.10%) Oracle
3 31 (6.04%) Facebook
3 31 (6.04%) Twitter
4 24 (4.68%) Google
5 22 (4.29%) VMware
6 18 (3.51%) HP
7 17 (3.31%) Cisco
8 13 (2.53%) Adobe
9 12 (2.34%) Apple
10 10 (1.95%) Kofax
10 10 (1.95%) Business Objects
11 8 (1.56%) Neolane
12 7 (1.36%) Telerik
12 7 (1.36%) Yahoo!
12 7 (1.36%) Draytek
12 7 (1.36%) Thunderhead
12 7 (1.36%) Sony
13 6 (1.17%) Dell
13 6 (1.17%) Citrix
Whitstable
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Ashford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Dartford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Maidstone
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Canterbury, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Tonbridge, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Folkestone
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Search Consultancy
Salary: £38000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Tunbridge Wells
Searchability
Salary: £17000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
Gerrard White
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Ashford, Kent
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 3 days ago
Canterbury, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + pension, Medical Ins, LA + other bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Kent
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Dartford
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
West Malling, Kent
Required IT
Salary: £46-54k per year
Posted: 17 days ago