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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 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 277 420 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 24.05% 33.36% 26.45%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 71.95% 81.55% 71.93%
Number of salaries quoted 257 387 188
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 £31,900 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
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
385 515 285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 33.42% 40.91% 36.77%
Number of salaries quoted 348 465 256
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +7.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,850 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 26 November 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 26 November 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
Dartford +10 40 £50,000 +25.00% 3
Maidstone -2 40 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Folkestone +2 38 £37,500 -3.22% 2
Tunbridge Wells -2 36 £45,000 -5.26% 7
Canterbury +2 14 £37,500 -21.05% 2
Sittingbourne -7 6 £45,000 +20.00% 3
Tonbridge -1 5 £35,000 -26.31% 3
West Malling -9 5 £52,500 +19.31% 1
Gravesend 0 4 £35,000 -6.66%
Whitstable - 4 £40,000 - 1
Margate 0 2 - -
Sevenoaks -3 2 £26,400 -43.07%
Chatham +1 1 £24,000 -61.60%
Stansted -1 1 £25,000 +6.38%
Rochester -6 1 £38,500 +10.00%
Dover - 1 £62,500 -
SQL Server
South East

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 26 November 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.

1 355 (69.20%) .NET
2 331 (64.52%) C#
3 245 (47.76%) ASP.NET
4 236 (46.00%) MVC
5 204 (39.77%) SQL
6 197 (38.40%) Agile Software Development
7 179 (34.89%) TDD
8 177 (34.50%) ASP.NET MVC
9 166 (32.36%) Microsoft
10 158 (30.80%) WCF
11 134 (26.12%) HTML
12 130 (25.34%) Scrum
13 125 (24.37%) Windows
14 119 (23.20%) T-SQL
15 118 (23.00%) JavaScript
16 112 (21.83%) CSS
17 105 (20.47%) Web Application Development
18 100 (19.49%) Oracle
19 93 (18.13%) WPF
20 89 (17.35%) XML
21 85 (16.57%) VB.NET
21 85 (16.57%) NUnit
22 84 (16.37%) MS Excel
23 83 (16.18%) OO
23 83 (16.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
23 83 (16.18%) Dependency Injection
24 81 (15.79%) MVVM
25 74 (14.42%) SQL Server 2008
26 73 (14.23%) Web Services
27 72 (14.04%) Rhino Mocks

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 36 (7.02%) SharePoint
2 31 (6.04%) Node.js
3 22 (4.29%) IIS
4 14 (2.73%) CMS
5 11 (2.14%) BizTalk Server
5 11 (2.14%) MS Exchange
5 11 (2.14%) SharePoint 2010
6 8 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2010
7 7 (1.36%) SharePoint 2013
8 5 (0.97%) Sitecore CMS
8 5 (0.97%) Lync
9 4 (0.78%) Documentum
10 3 (0.58%) SAS
10 3 (0.58%) Apache
11 1 (0.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.19%) Joomla!
11 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.19%) DNN
11 1 (0.19%) Drupal
Applications
1 84 (16.37%) MS Excel
2 21 (4.09%) MS Office
3 12 (2.34%) FastStats
4 5 (0.97%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 5 (0.97%) Photoshop
4 5 (0.97%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (0.78%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.78%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.39%) MS Project
6 2 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.39%) PrintSoft PReS
7 1 (0.19%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 8 (1.56%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (0.97%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (0.78%) WebTrends
3 4 (0.78%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.19%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 16 (3.12%) SaaS
2 2 (0.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.19%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (4.09%) Internet
2 17 (3.31%) Firewall
3 16 (3.12%) SAN
4 12 (2.34%) LAN
4 12 (2.34%) WAN
5 10 (1.95%) TCP/IP
5 10 (1.95%) Wireless
6 8 (1.56%) CTI
6 8 (1.56%) VLAN
7 6 (1.17%) IP Telephony
7 6 (1.17%) HTTP
8 3 (0.58%) Kerberos
9 2 (0.39%) HTTPS
9 2 (0.39%) Reverse Proxy
10 1 (0.19%) IMAP
10 1 (0.19%) ADSL
10 1 (0.19%) SSL
10 1 (0.19%) DMZ
10 1 (0.19%) VPN
10 1 (0.19%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (16.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 74 (14.42%) SQL Server 2008
3 61 (11.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 41 (7.99%) MySQL
5 40 (7.80%) SQL Server 2012
6 35 (6.82%) Relational Database
7 32 (6.24%) Data Warehouse
8 30 (5.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 24 (4.68%) Oracle Reports
10 20 (3.90%) SQL Server 2005
11 17 (3.31%) DTS
12 16 (3.12%) DataStage
12 16 (3.12%) NoSQL
13 10 (1.95%) Redis
14 8 (1.56%) QlikView
15 7 (1.36%) OLTP
16 6 (1.17%) Oracle Database
17 5 (0.97%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 5 (0.97%) Big Data
18 4 (0.78%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 85 (16.57%) NUnit
2 72 (14.04%) Rhino Mocks
3 54 (10.53%) Moq
3 54 (10.53%) MSTest
4 45 (8.77%) Team Foundation Server
5 31 (6.04%) Visual Studio
5 31 (6.04%) Maven
6 18 (3.51%) Git (software)
7 11 (2.14%) Ranorex
7 11 (2.14%) NCrunch
7 11 (2.14%) SoapUI
8 8 (1.56%) Selenium
9 5 (0.97%) Oracle Forms
9 5 (0.97%) Subversion
10 4 (0.78%) TestComplete
11 3 (0.58%) Eclipse
11 3 (0.58%) NetBeans
12 2 (0.39%) TeamCity
12 2 (0.39%) Hudson
13 1 (0.19%) SpecFlow
General
1 56 (10.92%) Finance
2 30 (5.85%) Marketing
3 20 (3.90%) Games
4 14 (2.73%) Retail
5 8 (1.56%) Telecoms
6 7 (1.36%) Legal
7 4 (0.78%) Advertising
8 3 (0.58%) Banking
9 2 (0.39%) Publishing
9 2 (0.39%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.39%) Electronics
10 1 (0.19%) Law
10 1 (0.19%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 346 (67.45%) Developer
2 190 (37.04%) .NET Developer
3 49 (9.55%) C# Developer
4 40 (7.80%) Web Developer
5 39 (7.60%) Consultant
6 35 (6.82%) Software Developer
6 35 (6.82%) Senior Developer
7 31 (6.04%) Analyst
7 31 (6.04%) C# .NET Developer
8 27 (5.26%) SQL Developer
9 24 (4.68%) DBA
10 22 (4.29%) Graduate
11 21 (4.09%) Java Developer
12 20 (3.90%) Administrator
12 20 (3.90%) SQL DBA
12 20 (3.90%) ASP.NET Developer
13 16 (3.12%) Junior
14 15 (2.92%) Graduate Developer
15 13 (2.53%) Junior Developer
16 12 (2.34%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 355 (69.20%) .NET
2 245 (47.76%) ASP.NET
3 177 (34.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 158 (30.80%) WCF
5 134 (26.12%) HTML
6 112 (21.83%) CSS
7 93 (18.13%) WPF
8 89 (17.35%) XML
9 73 (14.23%) Web Services
10 71 (13.84%) Castle Windsor
11 70 (13.65%) Ninject
12 64 (12.48%) .NET Framework
12 64 (12.48%) WinForms
13 55 (10.72%) Unity DI Container
14 54 (10.53%) REST
14 54 (10.53%) Spring.NET
15 52 (10.14%) ASP.NET Web API
16 50 (9.75%) jQuery
17 43 (8.38%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 38 (7.41%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 60 (11.70%) Inversion of Control
2 53 (10.33%) Enterprise Software
3 31 (6.04%) Analytical Skills
4 25 (4.87%) Social Network
4 25 (4.87%) N-Tier
5 21 (4.09%) Computer Science
6 20 (3.90%) iPhone
7 19 (3.70%) AS400
8 18 (3.51%) Visualisation
9 16 (3.12%) Mobile App
10 13 (2.53%) Replication
11 10 (1.95%) Blog
12 7 (1.36%) Data Integration
12 7 (1.36%) Social Media
12 7 (1.36%) BBC
13 6 (1.17%) W3C
14 4 (0.78%) Tandem
14 4 (0.78%) Data Structures
15 3 (0.58%) Open Source
15 3 (0.58%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 125 (24.37%) Windows
2 18 (3.51%) Android
3 11 (2.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (1.36%) VMS
5 6 (1.17%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.39%) Linux
6 2 (0.39%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.39%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.19%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.19%) Windows Vista
7 1 (0.19%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.19%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 236 (46.00%) MVC
2 197 (38.40%) Agile Software Development
3 179 (34.89%) TDD
4 130 (25.34%) Scrum
5 105 (20.47%) Web Application Development
6 83 (16.18%) Dependency Injection
6 83 (16.18%) OO
7 81 (15.79%) MVVM
8 67 (13.06%) Kanban
9 63 (12.28%) Continuous Integration
10 61 (11.89%) ETL
11 57 (11.11%) OOD
12 56 (10.92%) Business Intelligence
13 45 (8.77%) Migration
14 44 (8.58%) Unit Testing
15 37 (7.21%) Project Management
16 34 (6.63%) E-Commerce
17 30 (5.85%) Performance Tuning
18 29 (5.65%) BDD
19 27 (5.26%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 331 (64.52%) C#
2 204 (39.77%) SQL
3 119 (23.20%) T-SQL
4 118 (23.00%) JavaScript
5 85 (16.57%) VB.NET
6 49 (9.55%) VB
7 44 (8.58%) Java
8 35 (6.82%) PL/SQL
9 27 (5.26%) VB6
10 16 (3.12%) Ruby
11 10 (1.95%) PowerShell
12 7 (1.36%) PHP
13 6 (1.17%) C
13 6 (1.17%) VBA
14 5 (0.97%) XAML
15 4 (0.78%) XPath
16 2 (0.39%) VBScript
17 1 (0.19%) XQuery
17 1 (0.19%) C++
17 1 (0.19%) Perl
Qualifications
1 50 (9.75%) Degree
2 24 (4.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 17 (3.31%) ISEB
4 11 (2.14%) MCITP
5 10 (1.95%) MCDBA
6 4 (0.78%) ISTQB
6 4 (0.78%) Oracle Certification
7 2 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.39%) MCSE
7 2 (0.39%) MCSA
8 1 (0.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (4.48%) QA
2 12 (2.34%) SLA
3 6 (1.17%) COBIT
4 2 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.19%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 20 (3.90%) Active Directory
2 12 (2.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (1.36%) Hyper-V
3 7 (1.36%) XenApp
4 1 (0.19%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 12 (2.34%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (1.56%) Backup Exec
3 7 (1.36%) ZABBIX
4 2 (0.39%) WMI
5 1 (0.19%) SCCM
5 1 (0.19%) SCOM
5 1 (0.19%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.19%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 166 (32.36%) Microsoft
2 100 (19.49%) Oracle
3 27 (5.26%) Google
3 27 (5.26%) Facebook
3 27 (5.26%) Twitter
4 25 (4.87%) VMware
5 23 (4.48%) HP
6 14 (2.73%) Business Objects
7 13 (2.53%) Cisco
8 12 (2.34%) Neolane
9 11 (2.14%) Adobe
10 10 (1.95%) Kofax
11 9 (1.75%) Citrix
12 8 (1.56%) Apple
12 8 (1.56%) Thunderhead
13 7 (1.36%) Sony
13 7 (1.36%) Veeam
13 7 (1.36%) Telerik
13 7 (1.36%) Yahoo!
13 7 (1.36%) ProCurve
Kent
Comtecs
Salary: Excellent Salary and Benefits
Posted: 59 minutes ago
Sittingbourne, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Kent
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £45000 to £55000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Kent
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Faversham, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: competitive salary plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Maidstone, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £45000 to £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Eaglecliff
Salary: From £19,000 to £25,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Eaglecliff
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Venturi
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Canterbury, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Search Consultancy
Salary: £38000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Sittingbourne, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £17000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Ashford, Kent
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 5 days ago
Folkestone, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 40,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Gym
Posted: 5 days ago