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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 13 12 19
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +7
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 6 11 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 11.76% 13.10% 1.15%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 54.55% 42.31% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 0
Average salary £53,000 £60,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.66% -
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
11 26 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 21.57% 30.95% 5.75%
Number of salaries quoted 2 25 4
Average salary £53,000 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £43,750 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 18 September 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Sussex

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sussex

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 8 (80.00%) C#
2 7 (70.00%) SQL
3 6 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (40.00%) ETL
4 4 (40.00%) Migration
4 4 (40.00%) TDD
4 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 4 (40.00%) .NET
4 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (40.00%) Data Integration
4 4 (40.00%) Relational Database
5 3 (30.00%) BDD
5 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
5 3 (30.00%) jQuery
5 3 (30.00%) TeamCity
5 3 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (30.00%) T-SQL
5 3 (30.00%) HTML
5 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (30.00%) IIS
5 3 (30.00%) CSS
5 3 (30.00%) Web Services
5 3 (30.00%) XML
5 3 (30.00%) OO
5 3 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (30.00%) E-Commerce
5 3 (30.00%) Data Modelling
5 3 (30.00%) Finance
5 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 (30.00%) IIS
2 2 (20.00%) Confluence
3 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (20.00%) RDBMS
3 2 (20.00%) DB2
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (20.00%) RavenDB
4 1 (10.00%) MySQL
4 1 (10.00%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (30.00%) TeamCity
1 3 (30.00%) NUnit
2 2 (20.00%) WATIR
2 2 (20.00%) JIRA
2 2 (20.00%) ReSharper
2 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (20.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 2 (20.00%) Moq
2 2 (20.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (20.00%) NCrunch
3 1 (10.00%) WiX
3 1 (10.00%) Hudson
3 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (10.00%) WebDriver
3 1 (10.00%) Firebug
3 1 (10.00%) Fiddler
3 1 (10.00%) PHPUnit
3 1 (10.00%) MSBuild
3 1 (10.00%) SpecFlow
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
1 3 (30.00%) Back Office
2 2 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Software Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Data Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Data Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Data Integration Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Automation Tester
3 1 (10.00%) Build Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Tester
3 1 (10.00%) Database Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (40.00%) .NET
2 3 (30.00%) jQuery
2 3 (30.00%) HTML
2 3 (30.00%) CSS
2 3 (30.00%) Web Services
2 3 (30.00%) XML
3 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (20.00%) NHibernate
3 2 (20.00%) MSMQ
3 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (20.00%) Spring.NET
3 2 (20.00%) StructureMap
3 2 (20.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (20.00%) Dapper ORM
4 1 (10.00%) COM
4 1 (10.00%) X-Windows
4 1 (10.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (10.00%) Hedge funds
2 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (40.00%) ETL
2 4 (40.00%) Migration
2 4 (40.00%) TDD
2 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (30.00%) BDD
3 3 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (30.00%) OO
3 3 (30.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (30.00%) Data Modelling
3 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (30.00%) MVC
4 2 (20.00%) Refactoring
4 2 (20.00%) Pair Programming
4 2 (20.00%) OOD
4 2 (20.00%) SOA
4 2 (20.00%) ERP
4 2 (20.00%) Time Management
4 2 (20.00%) Data Migration
4 2 (20.00%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) C#
2 7 (70.00%) SQL
3 3 (30.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (30.00%) Ruby
4 2 (20.00%) Perl
4 2 (20.00%) VB.NET
5 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (10.00%) PHP
5 1 (10.00%) Java
5 1 (10.00%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Endeca
2 2 (20.00%) Netezza
2 2 (20.00%) Teradata
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) RedPrairie
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