The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 10 6 3
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -3
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 10 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sidcup 18.87% 16.00% 23.81%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 100.00% 66.67% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 5
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +38.46%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SQL Server
London

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 Sidcup region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Sidcup
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
10 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sidcup 18.87% 24.00% 23.81%
Number of salaries quoted 10 6 5
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +38.46%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Salary Histogram in Sidcup

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Sidcup region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Sidcup

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sidcup

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 18 (94.74%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (73.68%) SQL
3 13 (68.42%) C#
3 13 (68.42%) MS Office
3 13 (68.42%) MS Excel
4 11 (57.89%) Visual Studio
5 10 (52.63%) JavaScript
5 10 (52.63%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (42.11%) QA
7 7 (36.84%) Selenium
7 7 (36.84%) ISTQB
7 7 (36.84%) Software Testing
7 7 (36.84%) SQL Server 2005
7 7 (36.84%) TDD
7 7 (36.84%) Java
7 7 (36.84%) VB
7 7 (36.84%) ISEB
7 7 (36.84%) TestComplete
7 7 (36.84%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (36.84%) BDD
8 6 (31.58%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (31.58%) HTML5
8 6 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
8 6 (31.58%) N-Tier
8 6 (31.58%) MS Visio
8 6 (31.58%) SOA
8 6 (31.58%) .NET
8 6 (31.58%) HTML
8 6 (31.58%) ASP.NET

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Sidcup by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 4 (21.05%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 13 (68.42%) MS Office
1 13 (68.42%) MS Excel
2 6 (31.58%) MS Visio
3 1 (5.26%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (52.63%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (36.84%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (21.05%) Couchbase
3 4 (21.05%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (5.26%) Data Mining
5 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
Development Applications
1 11 (57.89%) Visual Studio
2 7 (36.84%) Selenium
2 7 (36.84%) TestComplete
3 2 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (31.58%) Legal
2 4 (21.05%) Advertising
3 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Analyst
2 6 (31.58%) Developer
2 6 (31.58%) C# Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Quality Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) QA Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) Business Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) Test Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) Software Test Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) .NET Developer
5 3 (15.79%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Tester
6 2 (10.53%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (5.26%) QA Tester
7 1 (5.26%) Senior C# Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Senior .NET Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Software Tester
7 1 (5.26%) IT Business Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) ASP.NET MVC
1 6 (31.58%) HTML5
1 6 (31.58%) .NET
1 6 (31.58%) HTML
1 6 (31.58%) ASP.NET
1 6 (31.58%) jQuery
1 6 (31.58%) WCF
2 4 (21.05%) REST
2 4 (21.05%) Razor View Engine
2 4 (21.05%) Backbone.js
2 4 (21.05%) KnockoutJS
2 4 (21.05%) AngularJS
2 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 4 (21.05%) Kendo UI
2 4 (21.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 2 (10.53%) Ext JS
3 2 (10.53%) CSS
3 2 (10.53%) XML
3 2 (10.53%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (31.58%) N-Tier
2 4 (21.05%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Windows
1 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (94.74%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (36.84%) Software Testing
2 7 (36.84%) TDD
2 7 (36.84%) User Acceptance Testing
2 7 (36.84%) BDD
3 6 (31.58%) SOA
3 6 (31.58%) MVC
4 5 (26.32%) Software Engineering
4 5 (26.32%) Change Management
4 5 (26.32%) User Stories
4 5 (26.32%) BPMN
5 4 (21.05%) Time Management
5 4 (21.05%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (21.05%) DSDM
6 3 (15.79%) CRM
7 2 (10.53%) UML
7 2 (10.53%) Data Analysis
7 2 (10.53%) Scrum
8 1 (5.26%) Business Analysis
8 1 (5.26%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (73.68%) SQL
2 13 (68.42%) C#
3 10 (52.63%) JavaScript
4 7 (36.84%) Java
4 7 (36.84%) VB
5 4 (21.05%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) ISTQB
1 7 (36.84%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (42.11%) QA
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
2 4 (21.05%) VMware