The first table below looks at the demand for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sidcup region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Sidcup region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 9 2 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 8 19 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sidcup 18.18% 61.29% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 53.33% 100.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 19 0
Average salary £41,000 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.15% -
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Sidcup
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
15 19 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sidcup 34.09% 61.29% -
Number of salaries quoted 13 19 0
Average salary £40,500 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.61% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
SQL Server
London

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Sidcup

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Sidcup

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Sidcup

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

SQL Server Salary Trend in Sidcup

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sidcup

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Sidcup 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 9 (81.82%) Visual Studio
1 9 (81.82%) SQL
2 7 (63.64%) QA
2 7 (63.64%) User Acceptance Testing
3 6 (54.55%) C#
3 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
4 5 (45.45%) ISEB
4 5 (45.45%) ISTQB
4 5 (45.45%) Selenium
4 5 (45.45%) TestComplete
5 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (36.36%) Automated Testing
5 4 (36.36%) CSS
5 4 (36.36%) HTML
6 3 (27.27%) N-Tier
6 3 (27.27%) Scrum
6 3 (27.27%) Java
6 3 (27.27%) VB
6 3 (27.27%) .NET
6 3 (27.27%) XML
6 3 (27.27%) Ajax
6 3 (27.27%) TDD
6 3 (27.27%) Software Testing
6 3 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (27.27%) WCF
6 3 (27.27%) WPF
6 3 (27.27%) WF
6 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (27.27%) Inversion of Control

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Sidcup by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Sidcup 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 1 (9.09%) Apache
1 1 (9.09%) IIS
1 1 (9.09%) Moodle
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (9.09%) MySQL
2 1 (9.09%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (81.82%) Visual Studio
2 5 (45.45%) Selenium
2 5 (45.45%) TestComplete
3 3 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (18.18%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) QA Analyst
1 6 (54.55%) Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Quality Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Web Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Test Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Lead Developer
3 3 (27.27%) .NET Developer
3 3 (27.27%) QA Test Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Agile .NET Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Lead .NET Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Lead Web Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Applications Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Test Team Leader
4 1 (9.09%) Team Leader
4 1 (9.09%) PHP Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Web Applications Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Automation Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) CSS
1 4 (36.36%) HTML
2 3 (27.27%) .NET
2 3 (27.27%) XML
2 3 (27.27%) Ajax
2 3 (27.27%) WCF
2 3 (27.27%) WPF
2 3 (27.27%) WF
2 3 (27.27%) HTML5
2 3 (27.27%) Ext JS
2 3 (27.27%) jQuery
3 1 (9.09%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) N-Tier
1 3 (27.27%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (9.09%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) Automated Testing
3 3 (27.27%) Scrum
3 3 (27.27%) TDD
3 3 (27.27%) Software Testing
3 3 (27.27%) BDD
4 1 (9.09%) MVC
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) SQL
2 6 (54.55%) C#
2 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
3 3 (27.27%) Java
3 3 (27.27%) VB
4 2 (18.18%) VBScript
5 1 (9.09%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) ISEB
1 5 (45.45%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (63.64%) QA
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) VMware
2 1 (9.09%) Zend
2 1 (9.09%) Capita