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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 7 5 3
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 59 81 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 20.70% 20.77% 26.95%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 65.56% 57.04% 70.31%
Number of salaries quoted 54 73 40
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +15.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,800 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,250 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +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
90 142 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 31.58% 36.41% 38.32%
Number of salaries quoted 82 125 56
Average salary £47,500 £41,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.45% +50.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £32,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +2.56%

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 6 May 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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.

1 112 (68.71%) .NET
2 105 (64.42%) C#
3 101 (61.96%) ASP.NET
4 87 (53.37%) SQL
5 81 (49.69%) Agile Software Development
6 77 (47.24%) MVC
7 73 (44.79%) ASP.NET MVC
8 51 (31.29%) JavaScript
9 47 (28.83%) TDD
10 46 (28.22%) HTML
11 44 (26.99%) CSS
12 42 (25.77%) Windows
13 41 (25.15%) jQuery
14 39 (23.93%) Software Engineering
14 39 (23.93%) OO
15 37 (22.70%) T-SQL
16 36 (22.09%) SQL Server 2008
17 35 (21.47%) E-Commerce
18 33 (20.25%) MS Excel
19 32 (19.63%) Visual Studio
20 31 (19.02%) OOD
20 31 (19.02%) Endeca
21 29 (17.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 29 (17.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 29 (17.79%) Business Intelligence
21 29 (17.79%) Microsoft
21 29 (17.79%) ASP.NET MVC 3
22 28 (17.18%) Confluence
22 28 (17.18%) Dapper ORM
22 28 (17.18%) VB.NET

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 28 (17.18%) Confluence
2 13 (7.98%) IIS
3 8 (4.91%) Node.js
4 6 (3.68%) SharePoint
5 4 (2.45%) Apache
5 4 (2.45%) Oracle Application Server
6 3 (1.84%) MS Exchange
7 2 (1.23%) SAS
7 2 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (1.23%) Office Communications Server
7 2 (1.23%) LiveCycle
8 1 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.61%) Drupal
8 1 (0.61%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 33 (20.25%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.23%) MS Project
2 2 (1.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (6.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (3.68%) Maximo
3 4 (2.45%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.61%) Lawson
4 1 (0.61%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.61%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.07%) SaaS
2 2 (1.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (12.88%) Internet
2 2 (1.23%) SAN
2 2 (1.23%) NAS
3 1 (0.61%) Intranet
3 1 (0.61%) Telnet
3 1 (0.61%) Firewall
3 1 (0.61%) VLAN
3 1 (0.61%) VoIP
3 1 (0.61%) WAN
3 1 (0.61%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.61%) VPN
3 1 (0.61%) DNS
3 1 (0.61%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (22.09%) SQL Server 2008
2 29 (17.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 29 (17.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 26 (15.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 24 (14.72%) SQL Server 2012
5 19 (11.66%) Data Warehouse
6 12 (7.36%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 11 (6.75%) RavenDB
7 11 (6.75%) SQL Server 2005
8 9 (5.52%) Oracle Database
9 8 (4.91%) NoSQL
10 6 (3.68%) Big Data
11 5 (3.07%) SQL Server 2000
12 3 (1.84%) Oracle Reports
12 3 (1.84%) DTS
12 3 (1.84%) RDBMS
12 3 (1.84%) Relational Database
13 2 (1.23%) Oracle Database 10g
13 2 (1.23%) MS Access
13 2 (1.23%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 32 (19.63%) Visual Studio
2 28 (17.18%) NUnit
2 28 (17.18%) JIRA
2 28 (17.18%) TeamCity
3 19 (11.66%) Git (software)
4 16 (9.82%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (6.75%) Rhino Mocks
5 11 (6.75%) Moq
5 11 (6.75%) Cucumber
5 11 (6.75%) NCrunch
5 11 (6.75%) ReSharper
5 11 (6.75%) WATIR
6 2 (1.23%) Oracle APEX
General
1 26 (15.95%) Finance
2 17 (10.43%) Back Office
2 17 (10.43%) Retail
3 2 (1.23%) Military
4 1 (0.61%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.61%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 103 (63.19%) Developer
2 43 (26.38%) .NET Developer
3 35 (21.47%) DBA
4 32 (19.63%) Software Developer
5 30 (18.40%) SQL DBA
6 23 (14.11%) C# Developer
7 21 (12.88%) SQL Developer
8 20 (12.27%) SQL Server DBA
9 18 (11.04%) C# .NET Developer
10 17 (10.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 15 (9.20%) ASP.NET Developer
12 14 (8.59%) SQL Server Developer
13 13 (7.98%) Senior Developer
14 12 (7.36%) Web Developer
14 12 (7.36%) Team Leader
15 11 (6.75%) .NET Software Developer
16 10 (6.13%) Administrator
17 6 (3.68%) Software Engineer
17 6 (3.68%) Senior Software Developer
17 6 (3.68%) Infrastructure Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (68.71%) .NET
2 101 (61.96%) ASP.NET
3 73 (44.79%) ASP.NET MVC
4 46 (28.22%) HTML
5 44 (26.99%) CSS
6 41 (25.15%) jQuery
7 29 (17.79%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 28 (17.18%) Dapper ORM
9 27 (16.56%) Spring.NET
10 21 (12.88%) WCF
11 19 (11.66%) .NET Framework
12 18 (11.04%) Entity Framework
12 18 (11.04%) Ajax
13 17 (10.43%) XML
13 17 (10.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 11 (6.75%) StructureMap
14 11 (6.75%) NHibernate
14 11 (6.75%) MSMQ
15 9 (5.52%) WPF
15 9 (5.52%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 25 (15.34%) Social Network
2 24 (14.72%) Clustering
3 23 (14.11%) Open Source
4 19 (11.66%) Replication
5 12 (7.36%) BBC
5 12 (7.36%) Social Media
6 8 (4.91%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.84%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.23%) Smartphone
8 2 (1.23%) iPhone
9 1 (0.61%) FMCG
9 1 (0.61%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.61%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.61%) User Experience
9 1 (0.61%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 42 (25.77%) Windows
2 16 (9.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (6.75%) Android
4 9 (5.52%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (4.91%) Linux
5 8 (4.91%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (4.29%) Windows 7
7 6 (3.68%) Windows 2000
7 6 (3.68%) Windows XP
8 4 (2.45%) Solaris
8 4 (2.45%) UNIX
9 1 (0.61%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (49.69%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (47.24%) MVC
3 47 (28.83%) TDD
4 39 (23.93%) Software Engineering
4 39 (23.93%) OO
5 35 (21.47%) E-Commerce
6 31 (19.02%) OOD
7 29 (17.79%) Business Intelligence
8 26 (15.95%) Performance Tuning
9 25 (15.34%) BDD
10 17 (10.43%) CRM
11 15 (9.20%) Migration
11 15 (9.20%) Continuous Integration
12 14 (8.59%) Pair Programming
12 14 (8.59%) Refactoring
13 13 (7.98%) Unit Testing
14 11 (6.75%) Web Application Development
14 11 (6.75%) Mobile Development
14 11 (6.75%) Scrum
15 9 (5.52%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 105 (64.42%) C#
2 87 (53.37%) SQL
3 51 (31.29%) JavaScript
4 37 (22.70%) T-SQL
5 28 (17.18%) VB.NET
6 19 (11.66%) Ruby
7 8 (4.91%) VB
8 6 (3.68%) PL/SQL
9 5 (3.07%) PHP
9 5 (3.07%) Java
10 4 (2.45%) C
11 2 (1.23%) VBA
11 2 (1.23%) FoxPro (VFP)
12 1 (0.61%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.61%) C++
12 1 (0.61%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (5.52%) Degree
2 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.45%) SLA
2 3 (1.84%) QA
System Software
1 9 (5.52%) Active Directory
2 8 (4.91%) VMware ESX
3 6 (3.68%) XenApp
3 6 (3.68%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 6 (3.68%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (1.23%) vSphere
4 2 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.61%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (4.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 6 (3.68%) Tivoli
2 6 (3.68%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 2 (1.23%) SCCM
Vendors
1 31 (19.02%) Endeca
2 29 (17.79%) Microsoft
3 21 (12.88%) Apple
4 20 (12.27%) Facebook
5 16 (9.82%) Oracle
6 14 (8.59%) Google
7 12 (7.36%) Sage
7 12 (7.36%) Yahoo!
7 12 (7.36%) Sony
8 11 (6.75%) Salesforce.com
8 11 (6.75%) RedPrairie
9 8 (4.91%) Twitter
9 8 (4.91%) VMware
10 6 (3.68%) Intel
10 6 (3.68%) Citrix
10 6 (3.68%) IBM
10 6 (3.68%) Symantec
11 4 (2.45%) Veritas
12 3 (1.84%) SAP
13 2 (1.23%) Cognos
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