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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 10 3 4
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 128 290 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 14.97% 27.57% 21.64%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 59.53% 68.72% 65.85%
Number of salaries quoted 117 282 179
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,300 £29,900
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
215 422 325
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 25.15% 40.11% 32.86%
Number of salaries quoted 184 400 265
Median salary £42,500 £37,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.58% -5.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,450 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +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 29 September 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the Kent region over the 3 months to 29 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Dartford -1 25 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Maidstone -16 17 £45,000 -14.28% 2
Tunbridge Wells -4 16 £51,250 +20.58% 3
Chatham +1 12 £39,250 +12.14%
Folkestone -1 9 £42,500 -3.40% 2
Sittingbourne -4 7 £50,000 -
Stansted 0 4 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Tonbridge 0 4 £41,250 -8.33%
Rochester -2 2 £22,750 -38.51%
Westerham - 2 £34,500 - 1
Faversham - 1 £28,500 -
SQL Server
South East

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, 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.

1 227 (69.85%) .NET
2 220 (67.69%) C#
3 183 (56.31%) MVC
4 177 (54.46%) ASP.NET
5 142 (43.69%) Agile Software Development
6 131 (40.31%) ASP.NET MVC
7 120 (36.92%) SQL
8 107 (32.92%) JavaScript
9 105 (32.31%) TDD
10 98 (30.15%) Microsoft
11 92 (28.31%) HTML
11 92 (28.31%) CSS
12 89 (27.38%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 84 (25.85%) Web Application Development
14 83 (25.54%) Windows
15 78 (24.00%) WCF
16 75 (23.08%) SQL Server 2014
17 69 (21.23%) MS Excel
18 66 (20.31%) AngularJS
19 64 (19.69%) BDD
19 64 (19.69%) ASP.NET Web API
20 57 (17.54%) Web Development
21 55 (16.92%) Finance
22 54 (16.62%) Web Services
22 54 (16.62%) RESTful
23 51 (15.69%) Team Foundation Server
24 49 (15.08%) KnockoutJS
25 48 (14.77%) Scrum
26 45 (13.85%) HTML5
27 44 (13.54%) E-Commerce

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 19 (5.85%) MS Exchange
2 18 (5.54%) WordPress
3 17 (5.23%) CMS
3 17 (5.23%) SharePoint
4 13 (4.00%) IIS
5 11 (3.38%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (1.85%) Apache
7 5 (1.54%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (1.23%) Skype for Business
9 3 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.31%) NServiceBus
10 1 (0.31%) SAS
10 1 (0.31%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.31%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 69 (21.23%) MS Excel
2 20 (6.15%) MS Office
3 3 (0.92%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.92%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.31%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 21 (6.46%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (3.38%) Remedy ITSM
3 7 (2.15%) Visualfiles
4 5 (1.54%) Magento
5 2 (0.62%) ResourceLink
6 1 (0.31%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.00%) Sage Pay
2 11 (3.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.54%) Office 365
4 4 (1.23%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.62%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (6.15%) DNS
2 17 (5.23%) DHCP
3 12 (3.69%) TCP/IP
4 9 (2.77%) SAN
5 5 (1.54%) Internet
5 5 (1.54%) Intranet
6 4 (1.23%) Firewall
7 3 (0.92%) AMQP
7 3 (0.92%) HTTP
7 3 (0.92%) LAN
7 3 (0.92%) Skype
7 3 (0.92%) SMTP
7 3 (0.92%) WAN
8 2 (0.62%) Extranet
9 1 (0.31%) CTI
9 1 (0.31%) IP Telephony
9 1 (0.31%) PPP
9 1 (0.31%) SSL
9 1 (0.31%) VLAN
9 1 (0.31%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (23.08%) SQL Server 2014
2 43 (13.23%) SQL Server 2008
2 43 (13.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 37 (11.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 22 (6.77%) MySQL
5 20 (6.15%) NoSQL
6 18 (5.54%) SQL Server 2012
7 14 (4.31%) Relational Database
8 12 (3.69%) DTS
9 11 (3.38%) Data Warehouse
9 11 (3.38%) DB2
9 11 (3.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 10 (3.08%) RDBMS
11 8 (2.46%) SQL Server 2005
12 7 (2.15%) Big Data
13 6 (1.85%) Redis
14 4 (1.23%) Crystal Reports
14 4 (1.23%) OLAP
15 3 (0.92%) Oracle Reports
15 3 (0.92%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 51 (15.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 32 (9.85%) NUnit
3 30 (9.23%) Visual Studio
4 29 (8.92%) Git (software)
5 28 (8.62%) Moq
6 27 (8.31%) Rhino Mocks
7 13 (4.00%) MSTest
8 7 (2.15%) Visual Studio Team System
9 6 (1.85%) Jenkins
9 6 (1.85%) MSBuild
10 5 (1.54%) TeamCity
11 4 (1.23%) Selenium
12 3 (0.92%) Cucumber
12 3 (0.92%) SpecFlow
12 3 (0.92%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 3 (0.92%) Talend Open Studio
12 3 (0.92%) WebDriver
13 2 (0.62%) JIRA
13 2 (0.62%) NCover
13 2 (0.62%) Subversion
General
1 55 (16.92%) Finance
2 27 (8.31%) Games
3 20 (6.15%) Advertising
4 15 (4.62%) Retail
5 14 (4.31%) Legal
6 10 (3.08%) Banking
7 9 (2.77%) Automotive
7 9 (2.77%) Marketing
8 7 (2.15%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (0.92%) Back Office
9 3 (0.92%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.62%) Law
11 1 (0.31%) Electronics
11 1 (0.31%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.31%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 241 (74.15%) Developer
2 170 (52.31%) .NET Developer
3 53 (16.31%) C# Developer
4 47 (14.46%) C# .NET Developer
5 30 (9.23%) ASP.NET Developer
6 29 (8.92%) SQL Developer
7 24 (7.38%) Analyst
7 24 (7.38%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 23 (7.08%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 21 (6.46%) WCF Developer
10 19 (5.85%) Development Manager
10 19 (5.85%) Junior
10 19 (5.85%) Web Developer
11 16 (4.92%) Digital Development Manager
12 15 (4.62%) DBA
12 15 (4.62%) Senior Developer
13 14 (4.31%) Junior Developer
14 13 (4.00%) C# WCF Developer
15 12 (3.69%) SQL Server Developer
15 12 (3.69%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 227 (69.85%) .NET
2 177 (54.46%) ASP.NET
3 131 (40.31%) ASP.NET MVC
4 92 (28.31%) CSS
4 92 (28.31%) HTML
5 89 (27.38%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 78 (24.00%) WCF
7 66 (20.31%) AngularJS
8 64 (19.69%) ASP.NET Web API
9 54 (16.62%) RESTful
9 54 (16.62%) Web Services
10 49 (15.08%) KnockoutJS
11 45 (13.85%) HTML5
12 42 (12.92%) .NET Framework
13 41 (12.62%) jQuery
14 38 (11.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 33 (10.15%) WPF
16 31 (9.54%) WinForms
17 30 (9.23%) Ajax
18 29 (8.92%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (8.00%) Tandem
2 25 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (4.92%) Inversion of Control
4 11 (3.38%) Management Information System
5 10 (3.08%) Computer Science
5 10 (3.08%) Streaming Music
6 9 (2.77%) User Experience
7 7 (2.15%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (1.54%) Mobile App
9 4 (1.23%) AS400
9 4 (1.23%) Client/Server
9 4 (1.23%) iPad
9 4 (1.23%) Social Network
9 4 (1.23%) Virtual Team
10 3 (0.92%) Graphic Design
10 3 (0.92%) PKI
11 2 (0.62%) Blackberry
11 2 (0.62%) N-Tier
12 1 (0.31%) Statistics
12 1 (0.31%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 83 (25.54%) Windows
2 32 (9.85%) Windows Server
3 27 (8.31%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (4.31%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (3.08%) Apple iOS
6 9 (2.77%) Android
7 7 (2.15%) Linux
8 6 (1.85%) Unix
8 6 (1.85%) Windows 7
9 4 (1.23%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.62%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.31%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 183 (56.31%) MVC
2 142 (43.69%) Agile Software Development
3 105 (32.31%) TDD
4 84 (25.85%) Web Application Development
5 64 (19.69%) BDD
6 57 (17.54%) Web Development
7 48 (14.77%) Scrum
8 44 (13.54%) E-Commerce
9 31 (9.54%) MVVM
10 30 (9.23%) Dependency Injection
11 28 (8.62%) Continuous Integration
12 27 (8.31%) CRM
12 27 (8.31%) Kanban
13 22 (6.77%) Analytics
13 22 (6.77%) Business Intelligence
13 22 (6.77%) Stakeholder Management
14 20 (6.15%) ETL
14 20 (6.15%) Project Management
15 17 (5.23%) Campaign Management
16 16 (4.92%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 220 (67.69%) C#
2 120 (36.92%) SQL
3 107 (32.92%) JavaScript
4 36 (11.08%) T-SQL
5 18 (5.54%) PHP
6 17 (5.23%) VB
6 17 (5.23%) VB.NET
7 16 (4.92%) Ruby
8 12 (3.69%) PL/SQL
9 11 (3.38%) PowerShell
10 8 (2.46%) Java
11 3 (0.92%) C
11 3 (0.92%) VB6
12 2 (0.62%) C++
13 1 (0.31%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.31%) Perl
13 1 (0.31%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.31%) VBA
13 1 (0.31%) VBScript
13 1 (0.31%) XAML
Qualifications
1 26 (8.00%) Degree
2 11 (3.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (2.77%) MCSE
4 7 (2.15%) MCSA
4 7 (2.15%) Security Cleared
5 6 (1.85%) A+ Certification
6 4 (1.23%) HND
7 3 (0.92%) ISEB
8 2 (0.62%) HNC
9 1 (0.31%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.31%) MCITP
9 1 (0.31%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.46%) Data Quality
2 4 (1.23%) QA
3 2 (0.62%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.62%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (8.00%) Active Directory
2 15 (4.62%) XenApp
3 7 (2.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (2.15%) XenDesktop
4 3 (0.92%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.31%) Docker
5 1 (0.31%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.31%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 16 (4.92%) SCCM
2 9 (2.77%) WSUS
3 8 (2.46%) SCOM
4 3 (0.92%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (0.31%) Ansible
5 1 (0.31%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 98 (30.15%) Microsoft
2 29 (8.92%) Oracle
3 22 (6.77%) VMware
4 19 (5.85%) Facebook
5 17 (5.23%) Citrix
5 17 (5.23%) Sitecore
6 13 (4.00%) PayPal
7 11 (3.38%) BMC
7 11 (3.38%) Remedy
8 9 (2.77%) Google
8 9 (2.77%) HP
9 8 (2.46%) Jaspersoft
10 7 (2.15%) IBM
11 4 (1.23%) WorldPay
12 3 (0.92%) Cisco
12 3 (0.92%) Mitel
12 3 (0.92%) MobileIron
12 3 (0.92%) Talend
12 3 (0.92%) Xamarin
13 2 (0.62%) Avaya
Kent
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Dartford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £48000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stansted, Essex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Westerham, Kent
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £40k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Dover, Kent
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £40k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Dover, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
Venturi
Salary: £50000 - £58000 per annum + full bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Kent
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £40k + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Folkestone
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Folkestone
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Kent
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Kent
Reco Group
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 20 days ago
West Malling
greywood
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Kent
Client Server
Salary: £30,000 to £40,000 + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago