Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 5 9
Rank change year-on-year -12 +4 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 252 410 456
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 11.99% 20.61% 20.83%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 47.46% 62.79% 53.02%
Number of salaries quoted 236 399 417
East Sussex median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £27,625 £30,000 £30,600
90th Percentile £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
South East 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 East Sussex with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
East Sussex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 531 653 860
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 25.26% 32.83% 39.29%
Number of salaries quoted 487 578 733
East Sussex median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £63,250 £58,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65% +3.61%

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in East Sussex

SQL Server
Salary Trend in East Sussex

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

Salary trend for SQL Server in East Sussex

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in East Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server in East Sussex over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in East Sussex

SQL Server
Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the East Sussex region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton -10 230 £41,000 -3.53% 15
Uckfield -4 5 £40,000 +6.67%
Lewes +5 3 £35,000 -21.39%
Hove -22 2 £42,500 - 1
Bexhill-On-Sea - 1 £50,000 -
Forest Row - 1 - -
SQL Server
South East

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 169 (67.06%) .NET
2 159 (63.10%) C#
3 129 (51.19%) SQL
4 110 (43.65%) Agile Software Development
5 96 (38.10%) ASP.NET
6 92 (36.51%) JavaScript
7 77 (30.56%) HTML
8 70 (27.78%) ASP.NET Web API
9 65 (25.79%) Microsoft
10 61 (24.21%) CSS
11 60 (23.81%) AngularJS
12 57 (22.62%) MVC
13 53 (21.03%) T-SQL
13 53 (21.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 51 (20.24%) jQuery
15 47 (18.65%) TDD
16 44 (17.46%) Web Development
17 42 (16.67%) SQL Server 2016
18 39 (15.48%) MySQL
19 38 (15.08%) Scrum
19 38 (15.08%) ASP.NET MVC
20 37 (14.68%) WPF
20 37 (14.68%) Web Services
21 36 (14.29%) OO
21 36 (14.29%) .NET Framework
21 36 (14.29%) HTML5
22 34 (13.49%) Entity Framework
22 34 (13.49%) Windows
23 32 (12.70%) VB
24 31 (12.30%) IIS

SQL Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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 31 (12.30%) IIS
2 8 (3.17%) Apache
2 8 (3.17%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (3.17%) MS Exchange
3 3 (1.19%) WebSphere
4 2 (0.79%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.40%) CMS
5 1 (0.40%) Drupal
5 1 (0.40%) JBoss
5 1 (0.40%) Joomla!
5 1 (0.40%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.40%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (0.79%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (0.79%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (3.97%) SaaS
3 9 (3.57%) Office 365
4 8 (3.17%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.40%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.40%) GitHub
6 1 (0.40%) IaaS
6 1 (0.40%) npm
6 1 (0.40%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.76%) Broadband
2 7 (2.78%) Firewall
2 7 (2.78%) SAN
3 5 (1.98%) HTTP
3 5 (1.98%) Internet
4 4 (1.59%) Remote Desktop
4 4 (1.59%) VPN
5 3 (1.19%) DNS
5 3 (1.19%) IP Telephony
5 3 (1.19%) MQTT
6 2 (0.79%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (0.79%) MPLS
6 2 (0.79%) NAS
6 2 (0.79%) Network Security
6 2 (0.79%) VoIP
7 1 (0.40%) DHCP
7 1 (0.40%) LAN
7 1 (0.40%) SSL
7 1 (0.40%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.40%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (16.67%) SQL Server 2016
2 39 (15.48%) MySQL
3 27 (10.71%) PostgreSQL
4 23 (9.13%) Relational Database
5 14 (5.56%) Oracle Database
5 14 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
6 11 (4.37%) Oracle Database 10g
6 11 (4.37%) Oracle Database 11g
7 10 (3.97%) NoSQL
8 8 (3.17%) SQLite
9 6 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (1.98%) RDBMS
10 5 (1.98%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (1.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (1.19%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (1.19%) Power BI
11 3 (1.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 2 (0.79%) BusinessObjects
12 2 (0.79%) OLTP
12 2 (0.79%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 16 (6.35%) Moq
1 16 (6.35%) NUnit
2 12 (4.76%) Git (software)
2 12 (4.76%) MSTest
2 12 (4.76%) Rhino Mocks
3 11 (4.37%) Subversion
3 11 (4.37%) Visual Studio
4 9 (3.57%) Bower
4 9 (3.57%) Grunt
5 8 (3.17%) JIRA
6 5 (1.98%) Jenkins
7 4 (1.59%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 3 (1.19%) Buildbot
8 3 (1.19%) CruiseControl
8 3 (1.19%) ERwin
8 3 (1.19%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (1.19%) Toad
9 1 (0.40%) Bugzilla
9 1 (0.40%) gulp
9 1 (0.40%) Selenium
General
1 19 (7.54%) Retail
2 15 (5.95%) Finance
3 13 (5.16%) Telecoms
4 6 (2.38%) Advertising
4 6 (2.38%) Marketing
5 4 (1.59%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.19%) Legal
7 2 (0.79%) Games
7 2 (0.79%) Law
8 1 (0.40%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 173 (68.65%) Developer
2 75 (29.76%) .NET Developer
3 62 (24.60%) C# Developer
4 44 (17.46%) Software Developer
5 34 (13.49%) Web Developer
6 29 (11.51%) Administrator
7 28 (11.11%) DBA
8 26 (10.32%) HTML Developer
9 25 (9.92%) C# .NET Developer
10 24 (9.52%) C# Web Developer
10 24 (9.52%) Junior
11 23 (9.13%) Senior Developer
12 20 (7.94%) Junior Developer
13 16 (6.35%) Lead C# Developer
13 16 (6.35%) Lead Developer
14 15 (5.95%) Senior C# Developer
15 14 (5.56%) Junior Software Developer
15 14 (5.56%) Senior .NET Developer
16 13 (5.16%) SQL DBA
16 13 (5.16%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 169 (67.06%) .NET
2 96 (38.10%) ASP.NET
3 77 (30.56%) HTML
4 70 (27.78%) ASP.NET Web API
5 61 (24.21%) CSS
6 60 (23.81%) AngularJS
7 53 (21.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 51 (20.24%) jQuery
9 38 (15.08%) ASP.NET MVC
10 37 (14.68%) Web Services
10 37 (14.68%) WPF
11 36 (14.29%) .NET Framework
11 36 (14.29%) HTML5
12 34 (13.49%) Entity Framework
13 31 (12.30%) Ajax
13 31 (12.30%) JSON
14 30 (11.90%) RESTful
15 29 (11.51%) KnockoutJS
16 27 (10.71%) CSS3
16 27 (10.71%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 26 (10.32%) Digital TV
2 18 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 18 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
3 13 (5.16%) iPad
4 12 (4.76%) User Experience
5 11 (4.37%) Clustering
6 8 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (1.98%) Data Centre
8 3 (1.19%) Internet of Things
8 3 (1.19%) Machine to Machine
8 3 (1.19%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.19%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.79%) HP Storage
9 2 (0.79%) Wiki
10 1 (0.40%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.40%) iPhone
10 1 (0.40%) Online Games
10 1 (0.40%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 34 (13.49%) Windows
2 31 (12.30%) Windows Server
3 12 (4.76%) Linux
4 11 (4.37%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (3.17%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (1.98%) Windows 7
7 3 (1.19%) Android
8 2 (0.79%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.40%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.40%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.40%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (43.65%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (22.62%) MVC
3 47 (18.65%) TDD
4 44 (17.46%) Web Development
5 38 (15.08%) Scrum
6 36 (14.29%) OO
7 29 (11.51%) Web Application Development
8 27 (10.71%) BDD
8 27 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
9 26 (10.32%) Continuous Improvement
10 24 (9.52%) Migration
11 21 (8.33%) OOP
12 18 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
13 17 (6.75%) E-Commerce
13 17 (6.75%) Test Automation
14 16 (6.35%) ETL
14 16 (6.35%) Performance Tuning
15 13 (5.16%) Inversion of Control
15 13 (5.16%) Multichannel Retail
16 12 (4.76%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 159 (63.10%) C#
2 129 (51.19%) SQL
3 92 (36.51%) JavaScript
4 53 (21.03%) T-SQL
5 32 (12.70%) VB
6 23 (9.13%) Java
6 23 (9.13%) VB6
6 23 (9.13%) VBScript
7 16 (6.35%) Bash Shell
8 11 (4.37%) PHP
9 10 (3.97%) PowerShell
10 7 (2.78%) Shell Script
11 5 (1.98%) VB.NET
12 4 (1.59%) C++
13 3 (1.19%) PL/SQL
13 3 (1.19%) TypeScript
14 2 (0.79%) F#
14 2 (0.79%) Objective-C
14 2 (0.79%) Ruby
15 1 (0.40%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (4.37%) Degree
1 11 (4.37%) OCP
1 11 (4.37%) Oracle Certification
2 6 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (1.98%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (1.98%) MCSA
3 5 (1.98%) MCSE
4 2 (0.79%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (0.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.40%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.97%) QA
2 5 (1.98%) SLA
3 1 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (3.97%) Active Directory
2 8 (3.17%) Docker
3 6 (2.38%) vSphere
4 5 (1.98%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (1.98%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (1.59%) XenApp
6 2 (0.79%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (0.79%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 8 (3.17%) Kubernetes
2 4 (1.59%) SCCM
3 3 (1.19%) vCenter Server
4 1 (0.40%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 65 (25.79%) Microsoft
2 23 (9.13%) Oracle
3 16 (6.35%) VMware
4 11 (4.37%) Citrix
5 8 (3.17%) Zend
6 6 (2.38%) Cisco
6 6 (2.38%) Rakuten
7 5 (1.98%) EMC
8 4 (1.59%) HP
9 3 (1.19%) Guidewire
9 3 (1.19%) Telerik
9 3 (1.19%) Veeam
10 2 (0.79%) Juniper
10 2 (0.79%) SAP
10 2 (0.79%) Synology
10 2 (0.79%) WatchGuard
11 1 (0.40%) Mitel
11 1 (0.40%) Sophos
11 1 (0.40%) Trend Micro
11 1 (0.40%) Xamarin