The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 12 8 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 9 13 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 14.52% 14.29% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 64.29% 41.94% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 0
Average salary £62,500 £60,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
SQL Server
South East

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 Sussex region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
14 31 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 22.58% 34.07% 4.84%
Number of salaries quoted 5 27 3
Average salary £62,500 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Sussex

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

SQL Server Salary Trend in Sussex

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Sussex region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Sussex

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sussex

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Sussex 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 (69.23%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (61.54%) C#
3 7 (53.85%) SQL
4 6 (46.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (30.77%) ETL
5 4 (30.77%) Migration
5 4 (30.77%) TDD
5 4 (30.77%) .NET
5 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
5 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
5 4 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (30.77%) Data Integration
5 4 (30.77%) Relational Database
6 3 (23.08%) Analytics
6 3 (23.08%) Tableau
6 3 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (23.08%) Business Analytics
6 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (23.08%) jQuery
6 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
6 3 (23.08%) TeamCity
6 3 (23.08%) BDD
6 3 (23.08%) OO
6 3 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce
6 3 (23.08%) Data Modelling
6 3 (23.08%) T-SQL
6 3 (23.08%) HTML
6 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
6 3 (23.08%) IIS

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Sussex 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 3 (23.08%) IIS
2 2 (15.38%) Confluence
3 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (30.77%) Relational Database
3 3 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (15.38%) DB2
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (15.38%) RavenDB
4 2 (15.38%) RDBMS
5 1 (7.69%) MySQL
5 1 (7.69%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) NUnit
1 3 (23.08%) TeamCity
1 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
2 2 (15.38%) JIRA
2 2 (15.38%) ReSharper
2 2 (15.38%) WATIR
2 2 (15.38%) Rhino Mocks
2 2 (15.38%) Moq
2 2 (15.38%) Cucumber
2 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
2 2 (15.38%) NCrunch
3 1 (7.69%) Hudson
3 1 (7.69%) WiX
3 1 (7.69%) MSBuild
3 1 (7.69%) SpecFlow
3 1 (7.69%) Selenium
3 1 (7.69%) Firebug
3 1 (7.69%) Fiddler
3 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (7.69%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (23.08%) Back Office
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Business Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Data Integration Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Data Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Data Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Software Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Tester
4 1 (7.69%) Web Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Database Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Build Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) .NET
1 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
2 3 (23.08%) CSS
2 3 (23.08%) Web Services
2 3 (23.08%) XML
2 3 (23.08%) jQuery
2 3 (23.08%) HTML
3 2 (15.38%) Spring.NET
3 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (15.38%) StructureMap
3 2 (15.38%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (15.38%) Dapper ORM
3 2 (15.38%) MSMQ
3 2 (15.38%) NHibernate
3 2 (15.38%) .NET Framework
4 1 (7.69%) COM
4 1 (7.69%) X-Windows
4 1 (7.69%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Data Integration
2 1 (7.69%) Hedge funds
2 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
1 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (30.77%) Migration
2 4 (30.77%) TDD
2 4 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (30.77%) ETL
3 3 (23.08%) Business Analytics
3 3 (23.08%) Analytics
3 3 (23.08%) BDD
3 3 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (23.08%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (23.08%) Quality Management
3 3 (23.08%) MVC
3 3 (23.08%) OO
3 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce
3 3 (23.08%) Data Modelling
4 2 (15.38%) OOD
4 2 (15.38%) SOA
4 2 (15.38%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) C#
2 7 (53.85%) SQL
3 3 (23.08%) T-SQL
3 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
3 3 (23.08%) Ruby
4 2 (15.38%) Perl
4 2 (15.38%) VB.NET
5 1 (7.69%) Python
5 1 (7.69%) PHP
5 1 (7.69%) Java
5 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) Tableau
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle
3 2 (15.38%) Teradata
3 2 (15.38%) Endeca
3 2 (15.38%) Netezza
3 2 (15.38%) RedPrairie