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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 5 4 2
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 181 252 326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 18.58% 23.06% 29.42%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 65.58% 56.38% 77.25%
Number of salaries quoted 168 238 287
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,200 £27,350 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
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
276 447 422
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 28.34% 40.90% 38.09%
Number of salaries quoted 242 417 362
Median salary £45,000 £38,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.88% -14.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £30,800
10% offered a salary of more than £58,250 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 24 July 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 24 July 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
Tunbridge Wells +1 30 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Dartford +3 24 £42,500 -15.00% 4
Tonbridge +9 17 £35,000 -4.10% 1
Stansted +1 12 £47,500 +58.33% 1
Chatham 0 12 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Canterbury -3 8 £37,500 - 1
West Malling -3 8 £50,000 +22.69%
Folkestone +7 7 £50,000 +31.57% 2
Sittingbourne 0 6 £45,000 -
Rochester -1 5 £25,000 -29.57%
Maidstone -11 5 £42,500 -5.55% 2
Dover - 2 £55,000 -
Faversham - 2 £28,500 -
Ramsgate - 1 £37,500 -
SQL Server
South East

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 269 (68.97%) .NET
2 255 (65.38%) C#
3 212 (54.36%) MVC
4 201 (51.54%) ASP.NET
5 168 (43.08%) Agile Software Development
6 157 (40.26%) ASP.NET MVC
7 140 (35.90%) SQL
8 123 (31.54%) JavaScript
9 121 (31.03%) TDD
10 114 (29.23%) HTML
11 109 (27.95%) CSS
12 108 (27.69%) Microsoft
13 99 (25.38%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 98 (25.13%) Web Application Development
15 96 (24.62%) WCF
15 96 (24.62%) SQL Server 2014
16 94 (24.10%) Windows
17 78 (20.00%) MS Excel
17 78 (20.00%) AngularJS
18 71 (18.21%) Web Development
19 66 (16.92%) BDD
20 65 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
21 61 (15.64%) Finance
22 60 (15.38%) HTML5
23 58 (14.87%) SQL Server 2008
24 54 (13.85%) E-Commerce
25 53 (13.59%) RESTful
26 51 (13.08%) .NET Framework
26 51 (13.08%) Scrum
27 50 (12.82%) Team Foundation Server

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 31 (7.95%) MS Exchange
2 27 (6.92%) SharePoint
3 25 (6.41%) WordPress
4 24 (6.15%) Exchange Server 2010
5 23 (5.90%) CMS
6 22 (5.64%) IIS
7 14 (3.59%) Apache
8 11 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2013
8 11 (2.82%) Skype for Business
9 8 (2.05%) SharePoint 2010
10 6 (1.54%) SharePoint 2013
11 3 (0.77%) Elasticsearch
12 1 (0.26%) GlassFish
12 1 (0.26%) SAS
12 1 (0.26%) Sitecore CMS
12 1 (0.26%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.26%) Umbraco
Applications
1 78 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 21 (5.38%) MS Office
3 3 (0.77%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.51%) Fireworks
4 2 (0.51%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.26%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 19 (4.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (3.33%) Magento
3 8 (2.05%) Dynamics NAV
3 8 (2.05%) Remedy ITSM
3 8 (2.05%) Visualfiles
4 2 (0.51%) ResourceLink
5 1 (0.26%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.26%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 18 (4.62%) Sage Pay
2 12 (3.08%) Office 365
3 11 (2.82%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (1.54%) SaaS
5 1 (0.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (7.69%) DNS
2 26 (6.67%) DHCP
3 20 (5.13%) SAN
4 17 (4.36%) TCP/IP
5 12 (3.08%) Internet
6 9 (2.31%) Intranet
7 8 (2.05%) Firewall
8 7 (1.79%) CTI
9 5 (1.28%) HTTP
9 5 (1.28%) Skype
9 5 (1.28%) SMTP
10 4 (1.03%) iSCSI
10 4 (1.03%) VLAN
11 2 (0.51%) AMQP
11 2 (0.51%) Network Security
11 2 (0.51%) SSL
11 2 (0.51%) Wireless
12 1 (0.26%) HTTPS
12 1 (0.26%) IP Telephony
12 1 (0.26%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (24.62%) SQL Server 2014
2 58 (14.87%) SQL Server 2008
3 44 (11.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 40 (10.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 30 (7.69%) MySQL
6 29 (7.44%) SQL Server 2012
7 23 (5.90%) NoSQL
8 16 (4.10%) Relational Database
9 13 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 12 (3.08%) RDBMS
11 7 (1.79%) Big Data
11 7 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
11 7 (1.79%) DB2
11 7 (1.79%) DTS
11 7 (1.79%) SQL Server 2005
12 4 (1.03%) Oracle Reports
12 4 (1.03%) Redis
13 3 (0.77%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 3 (0.77%) SSDT
14 2 (0.51%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 50 (12.82%) Team Foundation Server
2 43 (11.03%) NUnit
3 36 (9.23%) Visual Studio
4 30 (7.69%) Moq
5 29 (7.44%) Rhino Mocks
6 27 (6.92%) Git (software)
7 13 (3.33%) MSTest
8 10 (2.56%) MSBuild
9 7 (1.79%) Visual Studio Team System
10 4 (1.03%) Cucumber
10 4 (1.03%) Selenium
10 4 (1.03%) SpecFlow
10 4 (1.03%) WebDriver
11 3 (0.77%) ReSharper
11 3 (0.77%) Subversion
12 2 (0.51%) Jenkins
12 2 (0.51%) NCover
12 2 (0.51%) StyleCop
12 2 (0.51%) TeamCity
12 2 (0.51%) Xcode
General
1 61 (15.64%) Finance
2 22 (5.64%) Games
3 16 (4.10%) Advertising
3 16 (4.10%) Retail
4 14 (3.59%) Legal
5 11 (2.82%) Banking
6 9 (2.31%) Marketing
7 8 (2.05%) Automotive
8 7 (1.79%) Pharmaceutical
9 6 (1.54%) Back Office
10 2 (0.51%) Local Government
11 1 (0.26%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.26%) Music Industry
11 1 (0.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 274 (70.26%) Developer
2 205 (52.56%) .NET Developer
3 62 (15.90%) C# Developer
4 58 (14.87%) C# .NET Developer
5 35 (8.97%) Junior
6 34 (8.72%) Web Developer
7 32 (8.21%) DBA
8 30 (7.69%) SQL Developer
9 29 (7.44%) Junior Developer
10 26 (6.67%) Senior Developer
11 25 (6.41%) ASP.NET Developer
12 22 (5.64%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 21 (5.38%) Analyst
13 21 (5.38%) Development Manager
13 21 (5.38%) Senior .NET Developer
13 21 (5.38%) SQL DBA
14 20 (5.13%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 19 (4.87%) SQL Server DBA
15 19 (4.87%) WCF Developer
16 17 (4.36%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 269 (68.97%) .NET
2 201 (51.54%) ASP.NET
3 157 (40.26%) ASP.NET MVC
4 114 (29.23%) HTML
5 109 (27.95%) CSS
6 99 (25.38%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 96 (24.62%) WCF
8 78 (20.00%) AngularJS
9 65 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
10 60 (15.38%) HTML5
11 53 (13.59%) RESTful
12 51 (13.08%) .NET Framework
13 50 (12.82%) KnockoutJS
14 48 (12.31%) WinForms
15 47 (12.05%) Web Services
15 47 (12.05%) WPF
16 45 (11.54%) jQuery
17 41 (10.51%) Node.js
18 38 (9.74%) XML
19 35 (8.97%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 23 (5.90%) Tandem
2 20 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (4.87%) Streaming Music
4 14 (3.59%) Computer Science
4 14 (3.59%) User Experience
5 12 (3.08%) Inversion of Control
6 11 (2.82%) Client/Server
7 10 (2.56%) Management Information System
7 10 (2.56%) Replication
8 7 (1.79%) Clustering
8 7 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (1.79%) iPad
9 6 (1.54%) Mobile App
10 4 (1.03%) iSeries
10 4 (1.03%) PKI
11 3 (0.77%) Data Integration
11 3 (0.77%) Digital Media
11 3 (0.77%) Virtual Team
12 2 (0.51%) Data Centre
12 2 (0.51%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 94 (24.10%) Windows
2 37 (9.49%) Windows Server
3 34 (8.72%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (3.59%) Apple iOS
4 14 (3.59%) Linux
5 13 (3.33%) Android
6 12 (3.08%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (2.05%) Unix
7 8 (2.05%) Windows 7
8 7 (1.79%) Windows 8
9 5 (1.28%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.26%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.26%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 212 (54.36%) MVC
2 168 (43.08%) Agile Software Development
3 121 (31.03%) TDD
4 98 (25.13%) Web Application Development
5 71 (18.21%) Web Development
6 66 (16.92%) BDD
7 54 (13.85%) E-Commerce
8 51 (13.08%) Scrum
9 40 (10.26%) MVVM
10 34 (8.72%) Business Intelligence
10 34 (8.72%) Dependency Injection
11 30 (7.69%) CRM
11 30 (7.69%) Kanban
12 23 (5.90%) Continuous Integration
12 23 (5.90%) SDLC
13 22 (5.64%) Stakeholder Management
14 20 (5.13%) Analytics
15 19 (4.87%) Domain-Driven Design
16 18 (4.62%) Project Management
16 18 (4.62%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 255 (65.38%) C#
2 140 (35.90%) SQL
3 123 (31.54%) JavaScript
4 39 (10.00%) T-SQL
5 36 (9.23%) VB.NET
6 26 (6.67%) PHP
6 26 (6.67%) VB
7 19 (4.87%) Ruby
8 18 (4.62%) Java
9 14 (3.59%) PL/SQL
10 12 (3.08%) PowerShell
11 4 (1.03%) PHP 5
12 3 (0.77%) C
12 3 (0.77%) TypeScript
13 2 (0.51%) C++
13 2 (0.51%) VB6
14 1 (0.26%) ES6
14 1 (0.26%) VBA
14 1 (0.26%) VBScript
14 1 (0.26%) XAML
Qualifications
1 37 (9.49%) Degree
2 7 (1.79%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.28%) MCSE
3 5 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (1.03%) A+ Certification
4 4 (1.03%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (1.03%) ISEB
4 4 (1.03%) MCSA
5 3 (0.77%) HND
6 2 (0.51%) HNC
7 1 (0.26%) CCNP
7 1 (0.26%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.05%) Data Quality
2 7 (1.79%) QA
3 5 (1.28%) SLA
4 3 (0.77%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 31 (7.95%) Active Directory
2 19 (4.87%) XenApp
3 13 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (3.08%) Hyper-V
5 7 (1.79%) XenDesktop
6 6 (1.54%) Forefront TMG
6 6 (1.54%) ISA Server
7 3 (0.77%) vCloud
7 3 (0.77%) vSphere
8 2 (0.51%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.26%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 20 (5.13%) SCCM
2 14 (3.59%) WSUS
3 10 (2.56%) SCOM
4 4 (1.03%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 2 (0.51%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (0.26%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.26%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 108 (27.69%) Microsoft
2 42 (10.77%) Oracle
3 31 (7.95%) VMware
4 20 (5.13%) Citrix
5 17 (4.36%) Sitecore
6 15 (3.85%) Facebook
7 14 (3.59%) PayPal
8 10 (2.56%) HP
9 8 (2.05%) BMC
9 8 (2.05%) Remedy
10 7 (1.79%) Google
10 7 (1.79%) IBM
11 6 (1.54%) Jaspersoft
11 6 (1.54%) WatchGuard
12 5 (1.28%) Cisco
12 5 (1.28%) WorldPay
13 4 (1.03%) MobileIron
14 3 (0.77%) Dell
15 2 (0.51%) Apple
16 1 (0.26%) Informatica
Maidstone
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Comtecs
Salary: £35000 - £40000 Per Annum Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Folkestone, Kent
Reed Technology
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Sevenoaks, Kent
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £35k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Chatham, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Stansted, Essex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Kent
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £35k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Canterbury, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Tunbridge Wells
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Folkestone, Kent
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Aim Hire Jobs
Posted: 9 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago