Period
to 12 July 2020

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 12 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
East Sussex > Brighton
6 months to
12 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 6 17 25
Rank change year-on-year +11 +8 -15
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 168 163 164
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Brighton 17.68% 10.09% 8.35%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 76.71% 51.26% 30.89%
Number of salaries quoted 124 158 168
Median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +19.05% -6.67%
10th Percentile £31,250 £33,375 £26,250
90th Percentile £56,250 £65,000 £55,000
East Sussex median annual salary £44,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -12.00% +11.11% -

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 219 318 531
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 23.05% 19.68% 27.05%
Number of salaries quoted 156 279 420
Median annual salary £44,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,150 £28,750
90th Percentile £58,750 £65,000 £67,500
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% -

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in Brighton

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Brighton

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SQL Server in Brighton.

Salary trend for SQL Server in Brighton

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Brighton

Salary distribution for jobs citing SQL Server in Brighton over the 6 months to 12 July 2020.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Brighton

For the 6 months to 12 July 2020, IT jobs citing SQL Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Brighton region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 90 (53.57%) C#
2 86 (51.19%) .NET
3 83 (49.40%) Microsoft
4 68 (40.48%) Agile Software Development
5 48 (28.57%) ASP.NET
6 46 (27.38%) MVC
7 45 (26.79%) Degree
8 43 (25.60%) Security Cleared
9 41 (24.40%) JavaScript
10 40 (23.81%) jQuery
11 39 (23.21%) .NET Framework
12 35 (20.83%) Azure
13 34 (20.24%) DevOps
14 32 (19.05%) Web Development
14 32 (19.05%) Visual Studio
15 31 (18.45%) ASP.NET MVC
16 30 (17.86%) Test Automation
16 30 (17.86%) Relational Database
16 30 (17.86%) SQL
17 26 (15.48%) TDD
17 26 (15.48%) Selenium
17 26 (15.48%) WebDriver
17 26 (15.48%) BDD
18 23 (13.69%) Entity Framework
18 23 (13.69%) Linux
19 22 (13.10%) Elasticsearch
19 22 (13.10%) Redis
20 21 (12.50%) Gearman
20 21 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 21 (12.50%) RabbitMQ

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 22 (13.10%) Elasticsearch
2 16 (9.52%) IIS
3 15 (8.93%) MS Exchange
4 7 (4.17%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.79%) NServiceBus
6 2 (1.19%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 35 (20.83%) Azure
2 15 (8.93%) AWS
3 14 (8.33%) Power Platform
4 8 (4.76%) PaaS
5 5 (2.98%) GitHub
5 5 (2.98%) IaaS
6 1 (0.60%) Azure Stack
6 1 (0.60%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.60%) Logic Apps
6 1 (0.60%) Office 365
6 1 (0.60%) PowerApps
6 1 (0.60%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (9.52%) Skype
2 7 (4.17%) DHCP
2 7 (4.17%) DNS
3 5 (2.98%) SAN
4 4 (2.38%) HTTP
5 2 (1.19%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (17.86%) Relational Database
2 22 (13.10%) Redis
3 13 (7.74%) Power BI
4 8 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (3.57%) SQL Server 2016
7 5 (2.98%) NoSQL
8 3 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.19%) Data Lake
9 2 (1.19%) MySQL
9 2 (1.19%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (1.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (1.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.60%) DB2
10 1 (0.60%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 32 (19.05%) Visual Studio
2 26 (15.48%) Selenium
2 26 (15.48%) WebDriver
3 9 (5.36%) SpecFlow
4 8 (4.76%) Git (software)
5 7 (4.17%) SoapUI
6 6 (3.57%) Cucumber
7 5 (2.98%) Octopus Deploy
8 4 (2.38%) Jenkins
8 4 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (1.79%) Bitbucket
10 2 (1.19%) JUnit
10 2 (1.19%) TeamCity
11 1 (0.60%) Jasmine
11 1 (0.60%) Moq
General
1 7 (4.17%) Aerospace
1 7 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 83 (49.40%) Developer
2 41 (24.40%) Analyst
3 40 (23.81%) .NET Developer
4 37 (22.02%) C# Developer
5 36 (21.43%) C# .NET Developer
6 26 (15.48%) Test Analyst
7 17 (10.12%) Software Developer
8 14 (8.33%) Agile .NET Developer
8 14 (8.33%) Agile C# Developer
8 14 (8.33%) Agile Developer
9 11 (6.55%) Administrator
9 11 (6.55%) DevOps Engineer
9 11 (6.55%) Team Leader
10 10 (5.95%) Agile Business Analyst
10 10 (5.95%) Business Analyst
10 10 (5.95%) Data Science Developer
10 10 (5.95%) Software Analyst
11 9 (5.36%) Automation Test Analyst
11 9 (5.36%) Full Stack Developer
11 9 (5.36%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (51.19%) .NET
2 48 (28.57%) ASP.NET
3 40 (23.81%) jQuery
4 39 (23.21%) .NET Framework
5 31 (18.45%) ASP.NET MVC
6 23 (13.69%) Entity Framework
7 21 (12.50%) Gearman
7 21 (12.50%) RabbitMQ
7 21 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 19 (11.31%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 19 (11.31%) NHibernate
9 11 (6.55%) CSS
9 11 (6.55%) HTML
9 11 (6.55%) REST
10 10 (5.95%) XML
11 8 (4.76%) .NET Core
11 8 (4.76%) WCF
12 7 (4.17%) SOAP
13 6 (3.57%) Spring
13 6 (3.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.95%) Algorithms
2 9 (5.36%) Mobile App
3 7 (4.17%) Clustering
4 2 (1.19%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (1.19%) User Experience
5 1 (0.60%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.60%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (0.60%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (0.60%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.60%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 23 (13.69%) Linux
2 19 (11.31%) Windows
3 5 (2.98%) Windows 10
3 5 (2.98%) Windows 7
4 4 (2.38%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.19%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.19%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (40.48%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (27.38%) MVC
3 34 (20.24%) DevOps
4 32 (19.05%) Web Development
5 30 (17.86%) Test Automation
6 26 (15.48%) BDD
6 26 (15.48%) TDD
7 21 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
8 20 (11.90%) OO
8 20 (11.90%) OOP
8 20 (11.90%) SDLC
9 17 (10.12%) Continuous Improvement
9 17 (10.12%) Manual Testing
9 17 (10.12%) Problem-Solving
10 15 (8.93%) Computer Science
11 14 (8.33%) Project Management
11 14 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
12 13 (7.74%) Insurtech
13 12 (7.14%) ITIL
13 12 (7.14%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 90 (53.57%) C#
2 41 (24.40%) JavaScript
3 30 (17.86%) SQL
4 21 (12.50%) PHP
5 20 (11.90%) Python
6 16 (9.52%) PowerShell
7 11 (6.55%) VB.NET
8 10 (5.95%) Ruby
9 9 (5.36%) T-SQL
10 6 (3.57%) Java
11 3 (1.79%) Bash Shell
11 3 (1.79%) C
11 3 (1.79%) C++
12 2 (1.19%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.60%) VB
Qualifications
1 45 (26.79%) Degree
2 43 (25.60%) Security Cleared
3 10 (5.95%) SC Cleared
4 4 (2.38%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (1.19%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.60%) SAFe Agilist
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.14%) QA
2 8 (4.76%) GDPR
3 7 (4.17%) ISO 9001
3 7 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (7.14%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (2.98%) vSphere
3 3 (1.79%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.60%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (1.79%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (1.79%) Terraform
2 2 (1.19%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (1.19%) NetCrunch
Vendors
1 83 (49.40%) Microsoft
2 11 (6.55%) Tableau
3 8 (4.76%) VMware
4 5 (2.98%) Cisco
5 3 (1.79%) Aerohive Networks
5 3 (1.79%) Extreme Networks
5 3 (1.79%) Oracle
6 2 (1.19%) 3PAR
6 2 (1.19%) EMC
6 2 (1.19%) Palo Alto
6 2 (1.19%) Splunk
6 2 (1.19%) Zerto
7 1 (0.60%) OpenText
7 1 (0.60%) Remedy
7 1 (0.60%) Sitecore