The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 7 3 5
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 140 109 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 35.71% 27.18% 25.80%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 65.42% 67.70% 90.82%
Number of salaries quoted 72 92 88
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £27,850
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
SQL Server
Hampshire

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 Portsmouth region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
214 161 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 54.59% 40.15% 28.41%
Number of salaries quoted 141 144 94
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,800 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Portsmouth region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Portsmouth region.

SQL Server Salary Trend in Portsmouth

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Portsmouth region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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.

1 218 (80.74%) .NET
2 204 (75.56%) C#
3 191 (70.74%) ASP.NET
4 190 (70.37%) JavaScript
5 165 (61.11%) HTML
6 164 (60.74%) CSS
7 140 (51.85%) MVC
8 125 (46.30%) jQuery
9 122 (45.19%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 121 (44.81%) ASP.NET MVC
11 119 (44.07%) E-Commerce
12 118 (43.70%) .NET Framework
13 116 (42.96%) VB.NET
14 115 (42.59%) Microsoft
15 114 (42.22%) IIS
15 114 (42.22%) Agile Software Development
16 112 (41.48%) TDD
17 110 (40.74%) SQL
18 106 (39.26%) BDD
19 97 (35.93%) Endeca
20 96 (35.56%) Business Intelligence
21 95 (35.19%) NUnit
22 94 (34.81%) JIRA
22 94 (34.81%) TeamCity
22 94 (34.81%) Confluence
22 94 (34.81%) Dapper ORM
23 93 (34.44%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
23 93 (34.44%) Continuous Integration
23 93 (34.44%) Refactoring
23 93 (34.44%) Pair Programming

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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
1 114 (42.22%) IIS
2 94 (34.81%) Confluence
3 8 (2.96%) SharePoint
4 6 (2.22%) CMS
5 5 (1.85%) Joomla!
5 5 (1.85%) Umbraco
5 5 (1.85%) WordPress
5 5 (1.85%) MS Exchange
6 4 (1.48%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (1.48%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (1.11%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.74%) Node.js
9 1 (0.37%) Lync
9 1 (0.37%) FileNet
9 1 (0.37%) Office Communications Server
9 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 68 (25.19%) MS Excel
2 21 (7.78%) Fireworks
2 21 (7.78%) Photoshop
3 4 (1.48%) MS Office
4 2 (0.74%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 16 (5.93%) Maximo
2 5 (1.85%) Magento
3 3 (1.11%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.74%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.44%) GitHub
2 2 (0.74%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 35 (12.96%) Internet
2 7 (2.59%) Firewall
3 5 (1.85%) TCP/IP
3 5 (1.85%) FTP
4 4 (1.48%) HTTP
4 4 (1.48%) VoIP
4 4 (1.48%) Intranet
5 2 (0.74%) Wireless
5 2 (0.74%) DHCP
5 2 (0.74%) DNS
5 2 (0.74%) SAN
6 1 (0.37%) Extranet
6 1 (0.37%) RFID
6 1 (0.37%) Network Security
6 1 (0.37%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (33.33%) RavenDB
2 46 (17.04%) SQL Server 2008
3 29 (10.74%) SQL Server 2005
4 26 (9.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 24 (8.89%) Relational Database
6 23 (8.52%) RDBMS
7 10 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (1.85%) Big Data
9 3 (1.11%) Data Mart
9 3 (1.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (1.11%) Cognos Report Studio
9 3 (1.11%) Cognos Framework Manager
9 3 (1.11%) Cognos Transformer
10 2 (0.74%) Cognos Metric Studio
10 2 (0.74%) Cognos Query Studio
10 2 (0.74%) Cognos Analysis Studio
10 2 (0.74%) NoSQL
10 2 (0.74%) Star Schema
10 2 (0.74%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 95 (35.19%) NUnit
2 94 (34.81%) JIRA
2 94 (34.81%) TeamCity
3 92 (34.07%) Git (software)
4 90 (33.33%) ReSharper
4 90 (33.33%) WATIR
4 90 (33.33%) Rhino Mocks
4 90 (33.33%) Moq
4 90 (33.33%) Cucumber
4 90 (33.33%) NCrunch
5 22 (8.15%) WebDriver
5 22 (8.15%) Selenium
5 22 (8.15%) Dreamweaver
6 6 (2.22%) Visual Studio
7 4 (1.48%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 87 (32.22%) Back Office
2 83 (30.74%) Retail
3 5 (1.85%) Marketing
4 4 (1.48%) Electronics
5 3 (1.11%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.74%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.37%) Automotive
7 1 (0.37%) Law
7 1 (0.37%) Legal
7 1 (0.37%) Publishing
7 1 (0.37%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.37%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 183 (67.78%) Developer
2 114 (42.22%) .NET Developer
3 63 (23.33%) C# Developer
4 37 (13.70%) Software Developer
5 31 (11.48%) C# .NET Developer
6 25 (9.26%) Junior
7 24 (8.89%) Junior Developer
8 22 (8.15%) QA Engineer
8 22 (8.15%) Senior Developer
9 20 (7.41%) Junior .NET Developer
9 20 (7.41%) Agile .NET Developer
10 18 (6.67%) Web Developer
11 16 (5.93%) Lead Developer
11 16 (5.93%) Infrastructure Specialist
11 16 (5.93%) .NET Software Developer
12 15 (5.56%) VB.NET Developer
13 13 (4.81%) Software Engineer
13 13 (4.81%) Senior C# Developer
13 13 (4.81%) C# Software Developer
14 10 (3.70%) Quality Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 218 (80.74%) .NET
2 191 (70.74%) ASP.NET
3 165 (61.11%) HTML
4 164 (60.74%) CSS
5 125 (46.30%) jQuery
6 122 (45.19%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 121 (44.81%) ASP.NET MVC
8 118 (43.70%) .NET Framework
9 94 (34.81%) Dapper ORM
10 93 (34.44%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 92 (34.07%) Spring.NET
12 91 (33.70%) NHibernate
13 90 (33.33%) StructureMap
13 90 (33.33%) MSMQ
14 42 (15.56%) Ajax
15 36 (13.33%) CSS3
16 33 (12.22%) XSLT
17 29 (10.74%) XML
18 25 (9.26%) Web Services
19 24 (8.89%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 29 (10.74%) Open Source
2 19 (7.04%) Clustering
3 12 (4.44%) Blog
4 9 (3.33%) Smartphone
5 6 (2.22%) Management Information System
6 5 (1.85%) Social Network
7 4 (1.48%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.11%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.11%) User Experience
9 2 (0.74%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (0.37%) GIS
10 1 (0.37%) Replication
10 1 (0.37%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.37%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 42 (15.56%) Windows
2 24 (8.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (8.15%) Windows Server 2003
4 21 (7.78%) Windows 7
5 17 (6.30%) Windows XP
6 16 (5.93%) Windows 2000
7 6 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (1.11%) Linux
9 1 (0.37%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (51.85%) MVC
2 119 (44.07%) E-Commerce
3 114 (42.22%) Agile Software Development
4 112 (41.48%) TDD
5 106 (39.26%) BDD
6 96 (35.56%) Business Intelligence
7 93 (34.44%) OO
7 93 (34.44%) Pair Programming
7 93 (34.44%) Refactoring
7 93 (34.44%) Continuous Integration
8 91 (33.70%) ERP
9 87 (32.22%) OOD
10 66 (24.44%) Continuous Improvement
11 50 (18.52%) Software Engineering
11 50 (18.52%) Migration
12 36 (13.33%) Scrum
13 29 (10.74%) Mentoring
14 22 (8.15%) Test Strategy
14 22 (8.15%) Performance Tuning
14 22 (8.15%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 204 (75.56%) C#
2 190 (70.37%) JavaScript
3 116 (42.96%) VB.NET
4 110 (40.74%) SQL
5 92 (34.07%) Ruby
6 15 (5.56%) T-SQL
7 9 (3.33%) VB
8 3 (1.11%) Java
9 2 (0.74%) C++
9 2 (0.74%) XPath
9 2 (0.74%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.37%) VBA
10 1 (0.37%) C
10 1 (0.37%) VBScript
10 1 (0.37%) Perl
10 1 (0.37%) PHP
Qualifications
1 45 (16.67%) Degree
2 2 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (0.37%) MCSE
3 1 (0.37%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (9.26%) QA
2 21 (7.78%) WCAG
2 21 (7.78%) WAI
3 3 (1.11%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.74%) SLA
5 1 (0.37%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.37%) Data Quality
System Software
1 20 (7.41%) VMware ESXi
2 17 (6.30%) VMware ESX
3 16 (5.93%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 16 (5.93%) XenApp
4 6 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (2.22%) Hyper-V
5 3 (1.11%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.37%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 16 (5.93%) Tivoli
1 16 (5.93%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 16 (5.93%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 3 (1.11%) SCCM
3 2 (0.74%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 115 (42.59%) Microsoft
2 97 (35.93%) Endeca
3 90 (33.33%) RedPrairie
4 23 (8.52%) VMware
5 21 (7.78%) Adobe
6 18 (6.67%) Citrix
6 18 (6.67%) IBM
7 16 (5.93%) Intel
7 16 (5.93%) Symantec
8 9 (3.33%) Salesforce.com
8 9 (3.33%) Google
9 6 (2.22%) Cisco
10 5 (1.85%) Oracle
11 4 (1.48%) NetApp
11 4 (1.48%) Red Hat
12 3 (1.11%) Cognos
13 1 (0.37%) Kofax
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £15000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £43000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Portsmouth
Interquest - Korus Group - Brighton
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Portsmouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Portsmouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Wiggle
Salary: Attractive Basic + Benefits + Staff Discounts
Posted: 12 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Wiggle
Salary: Attractive Basic + Benefits + Staff Discounts
Posted: 12 days ago
Portsmouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Medical
Posted: 14 days ago
Portsmouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £43000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Portsmouth
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago