The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Portsmouth region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 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 148 126 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 32.03% 30.07% 35.71%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 63.79% 75.90% 92.59%
Number of salaries quoted 88 111 100
Average salary £40,750 £34,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.85% +1.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.35%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
232 166 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 50.22% 39.62% 38.57%
Number of salaries quoted 169 149 105
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
SQL Server
Hampshire

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 28 July 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 173 (77.23%) .NET
2 152 (67.86%) C#
3 145 (64.73%) ASP.NET
4 132 (58.93%) JavaScript
5 116 (51.79%) HTML
6 106 (47.32%) CSS
7 94 (41.96%) MVC
8 91 (40.63%) VB.NET
9 86 (38.39%) SQL
10 85 (37.95%) .NET Framework
11 81 (36.16%) IIS
11 81 (36.16%) E-Commerce
12 80 (35.71%) jQuery
12 80 (35.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 78 (34.82%) TDD
14 77 (34.38%) ASP.NET MVC
15 76 (33.93%) Microsoft
16 75 (33.48%) BDD
17 71 (31.70%) Business Intelligence
18 68 (30.36%) Ruby
18 68 (30.36%) Git (software)
19 63 (28.13%) Endeca
20 62 (27.68%) Agile Software Development
20 62 (27.68%) OO
20 62 (27.68%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
21 61 (27.23%) ERP
21 61 (27.23%) Back Office
21 61 (27.23%) NHibernate
22 60 (26.79%) JIRA
22 60 (26.79%) ReSharper

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 81 (36.16%) IIS
2 60 (26.79%) Confluence
3 8 (3.57%) Node.js
4 7 (3.13%) CMS
5 6 (2.68%) Umbraco
5 6 (2.68%) WordPress
5 6 (2.68%) Joomla!
6 5 (2.23%) SharePoint
7 3 (1.34%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.89%) FileNet
8 2 (0.89%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.89%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.45%) Lync
9 1 (0.45%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 41 (18.30%) MS Excel
2 16 (7.14%) Photoshop
2 16 (7.14%) Fireworks
3 2 (0.89%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 16 (7.14%) Maximo
2 6 (2.68%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (2.68%) Magento
3 5 (2.23%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 12 (5.36%) GitHub
2 1 (0.45%) SaaS
2 1 (0.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 34 (15.18%) Internet
2 11 (4.91%) Firewall
3 6 (2.68%) FTP
4 4 (1.79%) HTTP
4 4 (1.79%) TCP/IP
4 4 (1.79%) VoIP
5 3 (1.34%) VPN
6 2 (0.89%) Intranet
7 1 (0.45%) DNS
7 1 (0.45%) DHCP
7 1 (0.45%) SAN
7 1 (0.45%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (26.79%) RavenDB
2 38 (16.96%) SQL Server 2008
3 24 (10.71%) SQL Server 2005
3 24 (10.71%) Relational Database
4 23 (10.27%) RDBMS
5 21 (9.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 16 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
7 9 (4.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (3.57%) NoSQL
9 6 (2.68%) Data Mart
9 6 (2.68%) Cognos Report Studio
9 6 (2.68%) Cognos Framework Manager
9 6 (2.68%) Cognos Transformer
10 5 (2.23%) Cognos Metric Studio
10 5 (2.23%) Cognos Query Studio
10 5 (2.23%) Cognos Analysis Studio
10 5 (2.23%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (2.23%) Star Schema
11 3 (1.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (1.34%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 68 (30.36%) Git (software)
2 60 (26.79%) JIRA
2 60 (26.79%) ReSharper
2 60 (26.79%) WATIR
2 60 (26.79%) TeamCity
2 60 (26.79%) NUnit
2 60 (26.79%) Rhino Mocks
2 60 (26.79%) Moq
2 60 (26.79%) Cucumber
2 60 (26.79%) NCrunch
3 18 (8.04%) Selenium
3 18 (8.04%) WebDriver
4 17 (7.59%) Dreamweaver
5 3 (1.34%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 61 (27.23%) Back Office
2 54 (24.11%) Retail
3 5 (2.23%) Marketing
4 4 (1.79%) Electronics
4 4 (1.79%) Finance
5 2 (0.89%) Aerospace
5 2 (0.89%) Legal
6 1 (0.45%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.45%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.45%) Publishing
6 1 (0.45%) Automotive
6 1 (0.45%) Law
Job Titles
1 146 (65.18%) Developer
2 96 (42.86%) .NET Developer
3 47 (20.98%) C# Developer
4 24 (10.71%) Software Developer
5 21 (9.38%) Lead Developer
5 21 (9.38%) VB.NET Developer
5 21 (9.38%) C# .NET Developer
6 18 (8.04%) QA Engineer
7 17 (7.59%) Junior Developer
7 17 (7.59%) Junior
8 16 (7.14%) Infrastructure Specialist
9 15 (6.70%) Lead .NET Developer
9 15 (6.70%) Agile .NET Developer
9 15 (6.70%) Senior Developer
10 13 (5.80%) Junior .NET Developer
11 11 (4.91%) Software Engineer
12 10 (4.46%) Senior C# Developer
13 9 (4.02%) ASP.NET Developer
13 9 (4.02%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 9 (4.02%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 173 (77.23%) .NET
2 145 (64.73%) ASP.NET
3 116 (51.79%) HTML
4 106 (47.32%) CSS
5 85 (37.95%) .NET Framework
6 80 (35.71%) jQuery
6 80 (35.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 77 (34.38%) ASP.NET MVC
8 62 (27.68%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 61 (27.23%) NHibernate
10 60 (26.79%) Spring.NET
10 60 (26.79%) MSMQ
10 60 (26.79%) StructureMap
10 60 (26.79%) Dapper ORM
11 29 (12.95%) Ajax
12 27 (12.05%) XSLT
13 24 (10.71%) XML
14 19 (8.48%) Web Services
14 19 (8.48%) CSS3
15 18 (8.04%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 18 (8.04%) Open Source
1 18 (8.04%) Clustering
2 12 (5.36%) Blog
3 5 (2.23%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (1.79%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.34%) Social Network
6 2 (0.89%) Computer Science
6 2 (0.89%) Social Media
7 1 (0.45%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.45%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.45%) PDA
7 1 (0.45%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 37 (16.52%) Windows
2 21 (9.38%) Windows 7
2 21 (9.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (8.48%) Windows Server 2003
4 16 (7.14%) Windows XP
4 16 (7.14%) Windows 2000
5 4 (1.79%) Linux
5 4 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.45%) Android
6 1 (0.45%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (41.96%) MVC
2 81 (36.16%) E-Commerce
3 78 (34.82%) TDD
4 75 (33.48%) BDD
5 71 (31.70%) Business Intelligence
6 62 (27.68%) Agile Software Development
6 62 (27.68%) OO
7 61 (27.23%) ERP
8 60 (26.79%) Refactoring
8 60 (26.79%) Continuous Integration
8 60 (26.79%) Pair Programming
9 56 (25.00%) OOD
10 42 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
11 32 (14.29%) Migration
12 25 (11.16%) Scrum
13 21 (9.38%) Software Engineering
14 20 (8.93%) Problem Management
14 20 (8.93%) CRM
15 19 (8.48%) Performance Tuning
16 18 (8.04%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 152 (67.86%) C#
2 132 (58.93%) JavaScript
3 91 (40.63%) VB.NET
4 86 (38.39%) SQL
5 68 (30.36%) Ruby
6 15 (6.70%) T-SQL
7 13 (5.80%) VB
8 4 (1.79%) Java
9 3 (1.34%) C++
10 2 (0.89%) PHP
10 2 (0.89%) C
10 2 (0.89%) VBA
10 2 (0.89%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.45%) XPath
11 1 (0.45%) VBScript
11 1 (0.45%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.45%) Perl
Qualifications
1 38 (16.96%) Degree
2 2 (0.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.45%) MCSE
3 1 (0.45%) MCSA
3 1 (0.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (8.04%) QA
2 16 (7.14%) WCAG
2 16 (7.14%) WAI
3 5 (2.23%) SLA
4 2 (0.89%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.45%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.45%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 20 (8.93%) VMware ESXi
2 16 (7.14%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 16 (7.14%) VMware ESX
2 16 (7.14%) XenApp
3 5 (2.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.23%) Active Directory
4 3 (1.34%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 16 (7.14%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 16 (7.14%) Tivoli
1 16 (7.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 76 (33.93%) Microsoft
2 63 (28.13%) Endeca
3 60 (26.79%) RedPrairie
4 24 (10.71%) VMware
5 19 (8.48%) IBM
6 17 (7.59%) Citrix
7 16 (7.14%) Intel
7 16 (7.14%) Adobe
7 16 (7.14%) Symantec
8 13 (5.80%) Oracle
9 6 (2.68%) Cognos
10 5 (2.23%) Salesforce.com
11 4 (1.79%) Cisco
11 4 (1.79%) NetApp
11 4 (1.79%) Red Hat
12 3 (1.34%) Facebook
12 3 (1.34%) Twitter
13 2 (0.89%) Kofax
14 1 (0.45%) Google
14 1 (0.45%) Sage
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth
Noir Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Wiggle
Salary: Attractive Basic + Benefits + Staff Discounts
Posted: 18 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Wiggle
Salary: Attractive Basic + Benefits + Staff Discounts
Posted: 18 days ago
Portsmouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Portsmouth
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 25 days ago
Portsmouth
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Salary: Market related
Posted: 25 days ago