Period
to 20 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Brighton with a requirement for SQL Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQL Server over the 6 months to 20 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
East Sussex > Brighton
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 13 7 10
Rank change year-on-year -6 +3 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 264 267 328
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 14.82% 17.45% 18.76%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 51.76% 62.09% 51.17%
Number of salaries quoted 252 267 310
Brighton median annual salary £42,403 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.23% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £29,000 £23,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £52,500 £54,750 £51,416
East Sussex median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

SQL Server is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Brighton with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Brighton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 510 430 641
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 28.64% 28.10% 36.67%
Number of salaries quoted 470 380 538
Brighton median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £27,500 £29,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £56,625
East Sussex median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

Job postings citing SQL Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Brighton.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in Brighton

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

Salary trend for SQL Server in Brighton

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Brighton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server in Brighton over the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Brighton

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, IT jobs citing SQL Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Brighton region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 192 (72.73%) .NET
2 176 (66.67%) C#
3 131 (49.62%) SQL
3 131 (49.62%) Agile Software Development
4 100 (37.88%) ASP.NET
5 93 (35.23%) JavaScript
6 78 (29.55%) ASP.NET Web API
7 70 (26.52%) Microsoft
8 69 (26.14%) HTML
9 62 (23.48%) TDD
10 57 (21.59%) AngularJS
11 54 (20.45%) SQL Server 2016
12 53 (20.08%) CSS
13 52 (19.70%) T-SQL
13 52 (19.70%) WPF
13 52 (19.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 50 (18.94%) Scrum
15 48 (18.18%) MySQL
16 47 (17.80%) OO
17 46 (17.42%) MVC
17 46 (17.42%) jQuery
18 42 (15.91%) Web Services
19 39 (14.77%) Web Development
20 36 (13.64%) OOP
21 35 (13.26%) Windows
21 35 (13.26%) WCF
22 34 (12.88%) .NET Framework
22 34 (12.88%) HTML5
23 33 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
24 32 (12.12%) ASP.NET MVC

SQL Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Brighton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 28 (10.61%) IIS
2 11 (4.17%) Apache
3 8 (3.03%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (1.14%) JBoss
4 3 (1.14%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.38%) CMS
5 1 (0.38%) Confluence
5 1 (0.38%) Drupal
5 1 (0.38%) Joomla!
5 1 (0.38%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.38%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.92%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (3.79%) SaaS
3 4 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.14%) GitHub
4 3 (1.14%) Office 365
5 2 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.38%) BrowserStack
6 1 (0.38%) IaaS
6 1 (0.38%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (8.33%) Broadband
2 6 (2.27%) Internet
3 5 (1.89%) HTTP
3 5 (1.89%) SAN
4 4 (1.52%) DNS
4 4 (1.52%) Firewall
5 3 (1.14%) MQTT
6 2 (0.76%) IP Telephony
6 2 (0.76%) MPLS
6 2 (0.76%) Network Security
6 2 (0.76%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (0.76%) VPN
7 1 (0.38%) DHCP
7 1 (0.38%) LAN
7 1 (0.38%) SSL
7 1 (0.38%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.38%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (20.45%) SQL Server 2016
2 48 (18.18%) MySQL
3 28 (10.61%) PostgreSQL
4 23 (8.71%) SQL Server 2012
5 19 (7.20%) Oracle Database
5 19 (7.20%) Relational Database
6 16 (6.06%) Oracle Database 10g
6 16 (6.06%) Oracle Database 11g
7 10 (3.79%) NoSQL
8 8 (3.03%) SQLite
9 6 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (0.76%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.76%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (0.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 25 (9.47%) Moq
1 25 (9.47%) NUnit
2 22 (8.33%) MSTest
2 22 (8.33%) Rhino Mocks
3 14 (5.30%) Git (software)
4 11 (4.17%) Visual Studio
5 8 (3.03%) Bower
5 8 (3.03%) Grunt
5 8 (3.03%) Subversion
6 6 (2.27%) JIRA
7 5 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (1.14%) Bugzilla
9 2 (0.76%) Cucumber
9 2 (0.76%) Octopus Deploy
9 2 (0.76%) Selenium
9 2 (0.76%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.38%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.38%) JMeter
10 1 (0.38%) SoapUI
10 1 (0.38%) SpecFlow
General
1 23 (8.71%) Retail
1 23 (8.71%) Telecoms
2 10 (3.79%) Finance
3 5 (1.89%) Advertising
4 4 (1.52%) Marketing
5 2 (0.76%) Games
5 2 (0.76%) Legal
6 1 (0.38%) Back Office
6 1 (0.38%) Law
Job Titles
1 189 (71.59%) Developer
2 85 (32.20%) .NET Developer
3 69 (26.14%) C# Developer
4 49 (18.56%) Software Developer
5 34 (12.88%) Web Developer
6 32 (12.12%) Senior Developer
7 31 (11.74%) Administrator
8 29 (10.98%) DBA
9 28 (10.61%) Junior
10 26 (9.85%) C# .NET Developer
10 26 (9.85%) HTML Developer
11 24 (9.09%) C# Web Developer
12 22 (8.33%) Junior Developer
12 22 (8.33%) Telecoms Developer
13 20 (7.58%) Lead C# Developer
13 20 (7.58%) Lead Developer
13 20 (7.58%) Senior C# Developer
14 19 (7.20%) Senior .NET Developer
14 19 (7.20%) Technical Leader
15 18 (6.82%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 192 (72.73%) .NET
2 100 (37.88%) ASP.NET
3 78 (29.55%) ASP.NET Web API
4 69 (26.14%) HTML
5 57 (21.59%) AngularJS
6 53 (20.08%) CSS
7 52 (19.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 52 (19.70%) WPF
8 46 (17.42%) jQuery
9 42 (15.91%) Web Services
10 35 (13.26%) WCF
11 34 (12.88%) .NET Framework
11 34 (12.88%) HTML5
12 32 (12.12%) ASP.NET MVC
13 31 (11.74%) Entity Framework
13 31 (11.74%) RESTful
14 30 (11.36%) KnockoutJS
15 29 (10.98%) JSON
15 29 (10.98%) WinForms
16 27 (10.23%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 27 (10.23%) Digital TV
1 27 (10.23%) Greenfield Project
2 26 (9.85%) Computer Science
3 18 (6.82%) iPad
4 17 (6.44%) Clustering
5 9 (3.41%) User Experience
6 6 (2.27%) Data Centre
7 4 (1.52%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (1.14%) Internet of Things
8 3 (1.14%) Machine to Machine
9 2 (0.76%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.76%) Wiki
10 1 (0.38%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.38%) iPhone
10 1 (0.38%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.38%) Online Games
10 1 (0.38%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 35 (13.26%) Windows
2 22 (8.33%) Windows Server
3 18 (6.82%) Linux
4 8 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (2.65%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.76%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.38%) Android
7 1 (0.38%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.38%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.38%) Windows Vista
7 1 (0.38%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (49.62%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (23.48%) TDD
3 50 (18.94%) Scrum
4 47 (17.80%) OO
5 46 (17.42%) MVC
6 39 (14.77%) Web Development
7 36 (13.64%) OOP
8 33 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
9 30 (11.36%) BDD
10 29 (10.98%) Web Application Development
11 28 (10.61%) Continuous Improvement
11 28 (10.61%) Test Automation
12 24 (9.09%) Dependency Injection
12 24 (9.09%) Inversion of Control
12 24 (9.09%) MVVM
13 22 (8.33%) Kanban
13 22 (8.33%) SDLC
14 21 (7.95%) Migration
14 21 (7.95%) Process Improvement
15 19 (7.20%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 176 (66.67%) C#
2 131 (49.62%) SQL
3 93 (35.23%) JavaScript
4 52 (19.70%) T-SQL
5 31 (11.74%) VB
6 23 (8.71%) VB6
6 23 (8.71%) VBScript
7 16 (6.06%) Bash Shell
8 15 (5.68%) Java
9 7 (2.65%) PHP
9 7 (2.65%) PowerShell
9 7 (2.65%) Shell Script
10 5 (1.89%) C++
11 3 (1.14%) TypeScript
11 3 (1.14%) VB.NET
12 2 (0.76%) Ruby
13 1 (0.38%) C
13 1 (0.38%) F#
Qualifications
1 18 (6.82%) Degree
2 16 (6.06%) OCP
2 16 (6.06%) Oracle Certification
3 6 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (1.89%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (1.89%) MCSA
4 5 (1.89%) MCSE
5 3 (1.14%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.76%) ISEB
6 2 (0.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (8.71%) QA
2 4 (1.52%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (3.03%) Docker
2 4 (1.52%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.52%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.38%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (3.03%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.38%) Puppet
2 1 (0.38%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 70 (26.52%) Microsoft
2 26 (9.85%) Oracle
3 11 (4.17%) VMware
4 7 (2.65%) Citrix
4 7 (2.65%) Zend
5 5 (1.89%) EMC
6 4 (1.52%) Rakuten
7 3 (1.14%) Cisco
7 3 (1.14%) HP
7 3 (1.14%) Juniper
7 3 (1.14%) Telerik
7 3 (1.14%) Veeam
8 2 (0.76%) WatchGuard
9 1 (0.38%) 3PAR
9 1 (0.38%) Ab Initio
9 1 (0.38%) Acronis
9 1 (0.38%) Mitel
9 1 (0.38%) Sophos
9 1 (0.38%) Trend Micro