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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 15 7 4
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -3
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 47 107 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 15.77% 27.65% 23.02%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 42.34% 72.30% 62.04%
Number of salaries quoted 46 96 61
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,516
% change year-on-year
- +6.62%
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
111 148 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 37.25% 38.24% 37.11%
Number of salaries quoted 103 137 102
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 12 February 2016.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

1 102 (65.38%) SQL
2 81 (51.92%) C#
3 80 (51.28%) .NET
4 71 (45.51%) MVC
5 60 (38.46%) ASP.NET
5 60 (38.46%) Microsoft
6 59 (37.82%) Agile Software Development
7 56 (35.90%) T-SQL
8 52 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
9 44 (28.21%) ASP.NET MVC
10 40 (25.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 40 (25.64%) JavaScript
11 38 (24.36%) jQuery
12 35 (22.44%) Windows
13 34 (21.79%) NoSQL
13 34 (21.79%) High Availability
14 33 (21.15%) SQL Server 2012
14 33 (21.15%) TDD
15 32 (20.51%) Google
16 31 (19.87%) WCF
17 29 (18.59%) Business Intelligence
18 28 (17.95%) OO
19 27 (17.31%) HTML
20 26 (16.67%) MySQL
21 25 (16.03%) MS Excel
21 25 (16.03%) BDD
22 24 (15.38%) Web Services
22 24 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web API
23 23 (14.74%) Web Application Development
23 23 (14.74%) ASP.NET MVC 5

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 22 (14.10%) Node.js
2 14 (8.97%) SharePoint
3 13 (8.33%) Confluence
4 11 (7.05%) Apache
5 9 (5.77%) IIS
6 5 (3.21%) JBoss
6 5 (3.21%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.64%) CMS
7 1 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.64%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.64%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 25 (16.03%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.56%) MS Office
3 1 (0.64%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.56%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 13 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (2.56%) SaaS
3 3 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.28%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (1.28%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.64%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.56%) TCP/IP
2 3 (1.92%) DNS
2 3 (1.92%) WebEx
3 2 (1.28%) DHCP
3 2 (1.28%) Firewall
3 2 (1.28%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (0.64%) HTTP
4 1 (0.64%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.64%) Internet
4 1 (0.64%) LAN
4 1 (0.64%) SAN
4 1 (0.64%) SMTP
4 1 (0.64%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
2 40 (25.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 34 (21.79%) NoSQL
4 33 (21.15%) SQL Server 2012
5 26 (16.67%) MySQL
6 21 (13.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 13 (8.33%) Crystal Reports
8 12 (7.69%) Big Data
9 11 (7.05%) MongoDB
9 11 (7.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 7 (4.49%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (4.49%) SQL Server 2008
11 6 (3.85%) Relational Database
12 5 (3.21%) Apache Cassandra
12 5 (3.21%) Redis
13 4 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
14 2 (1.28%) MS Access
14 2 (1.28%) Oracle Database
14 2 (1.28%) SQL Server 2000
15 1 (0.64%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 23 (14.74%) Git (software)
2 16 (10.26%) NUnit
3 13 (8.33%) JIRA
3 13 (8.33%) TeamCity
4 9 (5.77%) Visual Studio
5 6 (3.85%) PHPUnit
5 6 (3.85%) Subversion
6 4 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (1.92%) Moq
7 3 (1.92%) Selenium
7 3 (1.92%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.64%) LoadRunner
General
1 14 (8.97%) Marketing
2 8 (5.13%) Finance
2 8 (5.13%) Retail
3 3 (1.92%) Advertising
3 3 (1.92%) Law
Job Titles
1 83 (53.21%) Developer
2 58 (37.18%) .NET Developer
3 44 (28.21%) DBA
4 30 (19.23%) Administrator
5 29 (18.59%) SQL DBA
6 22 (14.10%) Social Media Developer
7 17 (10.90%) SQL Developer
8 15 (9.62%) C# Developer
9 14 (8.97%) Senior Developer
10 12 (7.69%) Software Developer
11 11 (7.05%) .NET Software Developer
11 11 (7.05%) C# .NET Developer
12 10 (6.41%) Junior
12 10 (6.41%) Junior Developer
12 10 (6.41%) Senior .NET Developer
13 9 (5.77%) Junior .NET Developer
14 8 (5.13%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 8 (5.13%) Senior C# Developer
15 7 (4.49%) Senior DBA
15 7 (4.49%) Senior SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (51.28%) .NET
2 60 (38.46%) ASP.NET
3 44 (28.21%) ASP.NET MVC
4 38 (24.36%) jQuery
5 31 (19.87%) WCF
6 27 (17.31%) HTML
7 24 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web API
7 24 (15.38%) Web Services
8 23 (14.74%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 22 (14.10%) RESTful
10 19 (12.18%) CSS
11 14 (8.97%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 14 (8.97%) WinForms
12 13 (8.33%) Dapper ORM
13 11 (7.05%) REST
14 10 (6.41%) WPF
15 9 (5.77%) XML
16 8 (5.13%) .NET Framework
17 6 (3.85%) CakePHP
17 6 (3.85%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 22 (14.10%) BBC
1 22 (14.10%) Social Media
2 7 (4.49%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.21%) Social Network
4 4 (2.56%) Digital Media
5 3 (1.92%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.28%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.28%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.64%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.64%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.64%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.64%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 35 (22.44%) Windows
2 14 (8.97%) Windows Server
3 7 (4.49%) Unix
4 6 (3.85%) CentOS
4 6 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (2.56%) Linux
5 4 (2.56%) Windows 7
5 4 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.28%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (45.51%) MVC
2 59 (37.82%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (21.79%) High Availability
4 33 (21.15%) TDD
5 29 (18.59%) Business Intelligence
6 28 (17.95%) OO
7 25 (16.03%) BDD
8 23 (14.74%) Web Application Development
9 22 (14.10%) Performance Tuning
10 20 (12.82%) Unit Testing
11 18 (11.54%) Scrum
12 17 (10.90%) Software Engineering
13 15 (9.62%) Analytics
14 11 (7.05%) Continuous Integration
14 11 (7.05%) Dependency Injection
14 11 (7.05%) SDLC
15 10 (6.41%) E-Commerce
16 9 (5.77%) Disaster Recovery
17 8 (5.13%) CRM
17 8 (5.13%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 102 (65.38%) SQL
2 81 (51.92%) C#
3 56 (35.90%) T-SQL
4 40 (25.64%) JavaScript
5 22 (14.10%) Ruby
6 6 (3.85%) PHP
7 4 (2.56%) VB.NET
8 3 (1.92%) PowerShell
8 3 (1.92%) Python
9 2 (1.28%) Perl
10 1 (0.64%) C
10 1 (0.64%) Java
10 1 (0.64%) R
10 1 (0.64%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (3.85%) Degree
2 3 (1.92%) ISEB
2 3 (1.92%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.64%) HND
3 1 (0.64%) MCITP
3 1 (0.64%) MCP
3 1 (0.64%) MCSE
3 1 (0.64%) MCTS
3 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.64%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.85%) QA
2 2 (1.28%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (3.85%) Active Directory
2 5 (3.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.64%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 60 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 32 (20.51%) Google
3 22 (14.10%) Apple
3 22 (14.10%) Facebook
3 22 (14.10%) Sony
3 22 (14.10%) Yahoo!
4 13 (8.33%) Endeca
5 10 (6.41%) VMware
6 8 (5.13%) Oracle
7 5 (3.21%) NetApp
8 4 (2.56%) Alterian
9 1 (0.64%) Cisco
9 1 (0.64%) Cognos
9 1 (0.64%) Dell
9 1 (0.64%) HP
9 1 (0.64%) Rackspace
9 1 (0.64%) Remedy
9 1 (0.64%) SonicWALL
9 1 (0.64%) Tableau
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