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 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 10 4 3
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 153 279 301
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 19.57% 24.91% 25.38%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 67.40% 70.28% 71.50%
Number of salaries quoted 134 246 279
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 £31,800 £31,500 £29,600
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
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
227 397 421
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 29.03% 35.45% 35.50%
Number of salaries quoted 194 338 381
Median salary £47,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £55,000 £52,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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 3 December 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 3 December 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
Maidstone -3 50 £45,000 - 4
Dartford -4 17 £42,500 -5.55% 2
Folkestone +10 15 £37,500 -14.28% 4
Tunbridge Wells -13 9 £45,000 +5.88% 4
Chatham - 6 £42,500 - 1
Rochester 0 3 £35,000 +5.26% 1
Sittingbourne -4 3 £50,000 -
Sevenoaks -2 2 £35,000 -6.66%
West Malling -5 2 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Westerham - 2 £25,000 -
Sandwich - 2 £35,000 -
Tonbridge -3 1 £50,000 -13.04%
SQL Server
South East

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 3 December 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.

1 206 (71.03%) .NET
2 192 (66.21%) C#
3 163 (56.21%) ASP.NET
4 158 (54.48%) MVC
5 130 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
6 121 (41.72%) ASP.NET MVC
7 116 (40.00%) TDD
8 102 (35.17%) SQL
8 102 (35.17%) Microsoft
9 88 (30.34%) Windows
10 87 (30.00%) JavaScript
10 87 (30.00%) SQL Server 2014
11 76 (26.21%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 75 (25.86%) Web Application Development
13 73 (25.17%) ASP.NET Web API
14 71 (24.48%) CSS
15 69 (23.79%) HTML
16 68 (23.45%) MS Excel
17 67 (23.10%) RESTful
18 65 (22.41%) BDD
19 57 (19.66%) AngularJS
20 51 (17.59%) Finance
21 49 (16.90%) WCF
22 48 (16.55%) Scrum
23 46 (15.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
23 46 (15.86%) KnockoutJS
24 45 (15.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
24 45 (15.52%) WPF
24 45 (15.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
25 44 (15.17%) Web Services

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 15 (5.17%) MS Exchange
1 15 (5.17%) SharePoint
2 11 (3.79%) Elasticsearch
3 10 (3.45%) IIS
4 8 (2.76%) Skype for Business
5 6 (2.07%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (1.72%) CMS
7 4 (1.38%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (1.38%) NServiceBus
8 2 (0.69%) WordPress
9 1 (0.34%) Apache
9 1 (0.34%) SAS
9 1 (0.34%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.34%) Umbraco
Applications
1 68 (23.45%) MS Excel
2 23 (7.93%) MS Office
3 4 (1.38%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.34%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.34%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 17 (5.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (3.79%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (1.03%) Visualfiles
4 2 (0.69%) ResourceLink
5 1 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 18 (6.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (3.45%) Office 365
3 8 (2.76%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.69%) SaaS
5 1 (0.34%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 14 (4.83%) DNS
2 12 (4.14%) DHCP
3 10 (3.45%) Firewall
4 9 (3.10%) SAN
5 7 (2.41%) LAN
5 7 (2.41%) TCP/IP
5 7 (2.41%) WAN
6 5 (1.72%) CTI
6 5 (1.72%) IP Telephony
7 3 (1.03%) AMQP
8 2 (0.69%) Extranet
8 2 (0.69%) HTTP
8 2 (0.69%) Internet
8 2 (0.69%) Skype
8 2 (0.69%) SMTP
8 2 (0.69%) VoIP
9 1 (0.34%) Intranet
9 1 (0.34%) NAS
9 1 (0.34%) SSL
9 1 (0.34%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (30.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 46 (15.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 45 (15.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 41 (14.14%) SQL Server 2008
5 18 (6.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 17 (5.86%) NoSQL
7 16 (5.52%) SQL Server 2012
8 13 (4.48%) DTS
9 11 (3.79%) MySQL
10 9 (3.10%) Data Warehouse
10 9 (3.10%) Relational Database
11 8 (2.76%) Oracle Database
11 8 (2.76%) SQL Server 2005
12 7 (2.41%) MongoDB
12 7 (2.41%) Star Schema
13 6 (2.07%) DB2
13 6 (2.07%) Redis
14 5 (1.72%) Crystal Reports
14 5 (1.72%) OLAP
15 4 (1.38%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 37 (12.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 32 (11.03%) NUnit
3 26 (8.97%) Moq
4 25 (8.62%) Rhino Mocks
5 22 (7.59%) Git (software)
6 20 (6.90%) Visual Studio
7 17 (5.86%) MSTest
8 11 (3.79%) TeamCity
9 7 (2.41%) MSBuild
9 7 (2.41%) Talend Open Studio
10 5 (1.72%) Jenkins
11 3 (1.03%) JIRA
11 3 (1.03%) SpecFlow
11 3 (1.03%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 3 (1.03%) Visual Studio Team System
12 2 (0.69%) Bitbucket
12 2 (0.69%) Oracle Forms
12 2 (0.69%) Selenium
12 2 (0.69%) Subversion
13 1 (0.34%) Jasmine
General
1 51 (17.59%) Finance
2 20 (6.90%) Advertising
3 19 (6.55%) Games
3 19 (6.55%) Marketing
4 5 (1.72%) Legal
4 5 (1.72%) Retail
5 4 (1.38%) Automotive
6 3 (1.03%) Music Industry
6 3 (1.03%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.69%) Banking
7 2 (0.69%) Law
8 1 (0.34%) Electronics
8 1 (0.34%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.34%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.34%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 228 (78.62%) Developer
2 175 (60.34%) .NET Developer
3 62 (21.38%) C# Developer
4 55 (18.97%) C# .NET Developer
5 35 (12.07%) ASP.NET Developer
6 28 (9.66%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 27 (9.31%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 27 (9.31%) SQL Developer
8 21 (7.24%) Analyst
9 20 (6.90%) WPF Developer
10 15 (5.17%) C# WPF Developer
10 15 (5.17%) WCF Developer
11 12 (4.14%) C# WCF Developer
11 12 (4.14%) Senior Developer
12 11 (3.79%) Applications Developer
12 11 (3.79%) Remedy Developer
12 11 (3.79%) SQL Server Developer
13 10 (3.45%) Support Engineer
14 9 (3.10%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 9 (3.10%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 206 (71.03%) .NET
2 163 (56.21%) ASP.NET
3 121 (41.72%) ASP.NET MVC
4 76 (26.21%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 73 (25.17%) ASP.NET Web API
6 71 (24.48%) CSS
7 69 (23.79%) HTML
8 67 (23.10%) RESTful
9 57 (19.66%) AngularJS
10 49 (16.90%) WCF
11 46 (15.86%) KnockoutJS
12 45 (15.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 45 (15.52%) WPF
13 44 (15.17%) Web Services
14 36 (12.41%) WinForms
15 33 (11.38%) jQuery
16 28 (9.66%) .NET Framework
17 26 (8.97%) Entity Framework
18 25 (8.62%) XML
19 24 (8.28%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 25 (8.62%) Tandem
2 22 (7.59%) Inversion of Control
3 19 (6.55%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (4.83%) Enterprise Software
5 11 (3.79%) Social Network
6 8 (2.76%) Computer Science
7 6 (2.07%) AS400
8 4 (1.38%) Graphic Design
8 4 (1.38%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.38%) User Experience
9 3 (1.03%) Blackberry
9 3 (1.03%) Client/Server
9 3 (1.03%) iPad
9 3 (1.03%) Mathematics
9 3 (1.03%) N-Tier
9 3 (1.03%) Statistics
9 3 (1.03%) Virtual Team
10 2 (0.69%) Economics
10 2 (0.69%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.69%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 88 (30.34%) Windows
2 37 (12.76%) Windows Server
3 27 (9.31%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (4.83%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (3.79%) Windows 7
6 8 (2.76%) Unix
7 7 (2.41%) Linux
8 6 (2.07%) Android
8 6 (2.07%) Apple iOS
9 4 (1.38%) Solaris
9 4 (1.38%) Windows 2000 Server
9 4 (1.38%) Windows 8
10 3 (1.03%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.34%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 158 (54.48%) MVC
2 130 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
3 116 (40.00%) TDD
4 75 (25.86%) Web Application Development
5 65 (22.41%) BDD
6 48 (16.55%) Scrum
7 43 (14.83%) Continuous Integration
8 41 (14.14%) Dependency Injection
9 33 (11.38%) Web Development
10 32 (11.03%) CRM
11 31 (10.69%) Kanban
12 28 (9.66%) MVVM
13 21 (7.24%) Business Intelligence
14 20 (6.90%) OO
15 15 (5.17%) OOP
16 14 (4.83%) Analytics
16 14 (4.83%) Unit Testing
17 13 (4.48%) Performance Tuning
18 12 (4.14%) ETL
18 12 (4.14%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 192 (66.21%) C#
2 102 (35.17%) SQL
3 87 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 39 (13.45%) T-SQL
5 24 (8.28%) VB.NET
6 20 (6.90%) Ruby
7 11 (3.79%) PHP
8 10 (3.45%) PL/SQL
8 10 (3.45%) PowerShell
9 9 (3.10%) VB
10 7 (2.41%) F#
11 5 (1.72%) Java
12 4 (1.38%) ECMAScript
13 3 (1.03%) C
13 3 (1.03%) VBScript
14 2 (0.69%) C++
14 2 (0.69%) R
14 2 (0.69%) VB6
14 2 (0.69%) VBA
15 1 (0.34%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 19 (6.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (5.52%) Degree
3 13 (4.48%) MCSA
3 13 (4.48%) MCSE
4 6 (2.07%) A+ Certification
5 5 (1.72%) MCITP
5 5 (1.72%) MCTS
6 4 (1.38%) HND
7 2 (0.69%) HNC
8 1 (0.34%) CCNA
8 1 (0.34%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.07%) QA
2 2 (0.69%) PCI DSS
2 2 (0.69%) SLA
3 1 (0.34%) COBIT
System Software
1 27 (9.31%) Active Directory
2 13 (4.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (3.45%) Hyper-V
4 9 (3.10%) XenApp
5 7 (2.41%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.34%) Docker
6 1 (0.34%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.34%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (3.45%) SCCM
2 8 (2.76%) SCOM
2 8 (2.76%) WSUS
3 7 (2.41%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 7 (2.41%) Kibana
4 2 (0.69%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (0.34%) Ansible
5 1 (0.34%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 102 (35.17%) Microsoft
2 32 (11.03%) Oracle
3 28 (9.66%) Facebook
4 22 (7.59%) VMware
5 13 (4.48%) HP
6 11 (3.79%) BMC
6 11 (3.79%) Citrix
6 11 (3.79%) Remedy
7 10 (3.45%) Twitter
8 9 (3.10%) Google
8 9 (3.10%) Jaspersoft
9 8 (2.76%) Mitel
10 7 (2.41%) Talend
11 5 (1.72%) Barracuda Networks
11 5 (1.72%) Dell
11 5 (1.72%) Nortel
11 5 (1.72%) Sitecore
12 4 (1.38%) Avaya
12 4 (1.38%) Cisco
12 4 (1.38%) Red Hat
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Dartford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Rochester, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Chatham
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 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
Maidstone, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 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
Folkestone, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Dartford
greywood
Salary: £28000 - £36000 per annum + bens
Posted: 17 days ago
Kent
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £80000 - £82000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Sutton Valence, Kent
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 24 days ago
Maidstone
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £36000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Folkestone
Vivid Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 18 days ago