Period
to 19 September 2019

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 19 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
19 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 14 35 18
Rank change year-on-year +21 -17 -12
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 211 161 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 10.34% 7.33% 11.46%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 52.75% 28.70% 47.05%
Number of salaries quoted 207 151 181
East Sussex median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% - +2.41%
10th Percentile £31,000 £26,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £60,500 £55,000 £57,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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 400 561 440
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 19.61% 25.55% 24.35%
Number of salaries quoted 361 464 386
East Sussex median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £31,000 £28,750 £29,875
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £62,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

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 19 September 2019.

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 19 September 2019. 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 +20 174 £50,000 +17.65% 16
Uckfield +11 19 £31,000 - 1
Lewes -3 11 £60,000 +20.00%
Hastings - 5 £32,500 -
Eastbourne +5 2 £31,354 -31.84%
SQL Server
South East

For the 6 months to 19 September 2019, 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 134 (63.51%) C#
2 131 (62.09%) .NET
3 106 (50.24%) JavaScript
4 97 (45.97%) ASP.NET
4 97 (45.97%) Agile Software Development
5 91 (43.13%) Microsoft
6 73 (34.60%) HTML
7 71 (33.65%) Visual Studio
8 67 (31.75%) Azure
9 64 (30.33%) MVC
10 63 (29.86%) SQL
11 62 (29.38%) CSS
11 62 (29.38%) Web Services
12 56 (26.54%) AngularJS
13 47 (22.27%) VB.NET
14 46 (21.80%) TDD
14 46 (21.80%) Web Development
15 44 (20.85%) jQuery
15 44 (20.85%) ASP.NET MVC
16 37 (17.54%) Windows
17 35 (16.59%) HTML5
17 35 (16.59%) Enterprise Software
18 33 (15.64%) Scrum
19 31 (14.69%) XML
20 30 (14.22%) Continuous Integration
20 30 (14.22%) Relational Database
20 30 (14.22%) Insurtech
21 29 (13.74%) .NET Core
21 29 (13.74%) Selenium
21 29 (13.74%) Test Automation

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 17 (8.06%) IIS
2 6 (2.84%) MS Exchange
3 3 (1.42%) Confluence
3 3 (1.42%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.95%) Apache
4 2 (0.95%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (0.95%) JBoss
4 2 (0.95%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (0.95%) Tomcat
4 2 (0.95%) WebSphere
4 2 (0.95%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.47%) CMS
5 1 (0.47%) EPiServer
5 1 (0.47%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 18 (8.53%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (4.27%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.47%) BPCS
1 1 (0.47%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.47%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.47%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.47%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 67 (31.75%) Azure
2 28 (13.27%) AWS
3 22 (10.43%) Office 365
4 5 (2.37%) GitHub
4 5 (2.37%) Power Platform
5 3 (1.42%) Microsoft Flow
6 2 (0.95%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.95%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (0.95%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (0.95%) IaaS
6 2 (0.95%) PaaS
7 1 (0.47%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 29 (13.74%) HTTP
2 4 (1.90%) DHCP
3 3 (1.42%) LAN
3 3 (1.42%) WAN
4 2 (0.95%) DNS
4 2 (0.95%) IP Telephony
4 2 (0.95%) SAN
4 2 (0.95%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.47%) Intranet
5 1 (0.47%) Skype
5 1 (0.47%) VoIP
5 1 (0.47%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (14.22%) Relational Database
2 13 (6.16%) MySQL
3 12 (5.69%) RDBMS
4 6 (2.84%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 6 (2.84%) DB2
4 6 (2.84%) NoSQL
5 5 (2.37%) Power BI
6 4 (1.90%) Amazon Aurora
6 4 (1.90%) Amazon Redshift
6 4 (1.90%) Couchbase
6 4 (1.90%) OLTP
6 4 (1.90%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (1.42%) Big Data
7 3 (1.42%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.95%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (0.95%) Redis
8 2 (0.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (0.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 71 (33.65%) Visual Studio
2 29 (13.74%) Selenium
3 27 (12.80%) WebDriver
4 18 (8.53%) SpecFlow
5 10 (4.74%) JIRA
6 6 (2.84%) Git (software)
7 4 (1.90%) Jenkins
8 3 (1.42%) Octopus Deploy
8 3 (1.42%) TeamCity
9 2 (0.95%) Bugzilla
9 2 (0.95%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.47%) CircleCI
10 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 1 (0.47%) Subversion
10 1 (0.47%) Travis CI
10 1 (0.47%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 10 (4.74%) Finance
2 4 (1.90%) Retail
3 3 (1.42%) Publishing
4 2 (0.95%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 115 (54.50%) Developer
2 70 (33.18%) C# Developer
3 62 (29.38%) .NET Developer
4 52 (24.64%) C# .NET Developer
5 51 (24.17%) ASP.NET Developer
5 51 (24.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 44 (20.85%) Web Developer
7 41 (19.43%) .NET Web Developer
7 41 (19.43%) C# Web Developer
8 36 (17.06%) Software Developer
9 32 (15.17%) Analyst
10 27 (12.80%) Test Analyst
11 22 (10.43%) Senior Developer
12 21 (9.95%) Full Stack Developer
13 18 (8.53%) Automation Test Analyst
13 18 (8.53%) SQL Developer
14 15 (7.11%) Senior C# Developer
15 14 (6.64%) Senior SQL Developer
15 14 (6.64%) Senior SQL Server Developer
15 14 (6.64%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 131 (62.09%) .NET
2 97 (45.97%) ASP.NET
3 73 (34.60%) HTML
4 62 (29.38%) CSS
4 62 (29.38%) Web Services
5 56 (26.54%) AngularJS
6 44 (20.85%) ASP.NET MVC
6 44 (20.85%) jQuery
7 35 (16.59%) HTML5
8 31 (14.69%) XML
9 29 (13.74%) .NET Core
10 27 (12.80%) REST
10 27 (12.80%) WCF
11 22 (10.43%) .NET Framework
12 17 (8.06%) React
13 14 (6.64%) KnockoutJS
13 14 (6.64%) XSL
14 13 (6.16%) ASP.NET Web API
14 13 (6.16%) MSMQ
14 13 (6.16%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 35 (16.59%) Enterprise Software
2 26 (12.32%) Mobile App
3 17 (8.06%) Management Information System
4 12 (5.69%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (2.84%) Clustering
6 3 (1.42%) Public Cloud
7 2 (0.95%) Cloud Native
7 2 (0.95%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (0.95%) Mainframe
7 2 (0.95%) Replication
7 2 (0.95%) User Experience
8 1 (0.47%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.47%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.47%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 37 (17.54%) Windows
2 22 (10.43%) Windows Server
3 14 (6.64%) Linux
4 2 (0.95%) Mac OS X
4 2 (0.95%) Solaris
4 2 (0.95%) Unix
4 2 (0.95%) Windows 10
4 2 (0.95%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (45.97%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (30.33%) MVC
3 46 (21.80%) TDD
3 46 (21.80%) Web Development
4 33 (15.64%) Scrum
5 30 (14.22%) Continuous Integration
5 30 (14.22%) Insurtech
6 29 (13.74%) Computer Science
6 29 (13.74%) Test Automation
7 28 (13.27%) Kanban
7 28 (13.27%) Manual Testing
8 27 (12.80%) BDD
8 27 (12.80%) DevOps
8 27 (12.80%) Front End Development
9 25 (11.85%) Mobile Development
10 20 (9.48%) Coaching
11 19 (9.00%) ETL
12 18 (8.53%) Customer Requirements
12 18 (8.53%) Information Security
13 17 (8.06%) Information Security Management
Programming Languages
1 134 (63.51%) C#
2 106 (50.24%) JavaScript
3 63 (29.86%) SQL
4 47 (22.27%) VB.NET
5 16 (7.58%) VB
6 15 (7.11%) PowerShell
7 10 (4.74%) Java
8 9 (4.27%) PHP
8 9 (4.27%) T-SQL
9 5 (2.37%) C++
9 5 (2.37%) Python
10 4 (1.90%) Ruby
11 1 (0.47%) Delphi
11 1 (0.47%) Fortran
11 1 (0.47%) Scala
11 1 (0.47%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (1.42%) Security Cleared
2 2 (0.95%) CEH
2 2 (0.95%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (0.95%) Degree
2 2 (0.95%) TOGAF Certification
3 1 (0.47%) DBS Check
3 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (9.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (2.84%) QA
3 5 (2.37%) GDPR
4 3 (1.42%) Data Quality
4 3 (1.42%) ISO 9001
4 3 (1.42%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (3.32%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.90%) Docker
3 4 (1.90%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.47%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (1.42%) Puppet
2 2 (0.95%) Ansible
2 2 (0.95%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (0.47%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.47%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 91 (43.13%) Microsoft
2 18 (8.53%) Oracle
3 6 (2.84%) VMware
4 5 (2.37%) Cisco
5 3 (1.42%) Ab Initio
6 1 (0.47%) Aerohive Networks
6 1 (0.47%) Cognos
6 1 (0.47%) Extreme Networks
6 1 (0.47%) IBM
6 1 (0.47%) JD Edwards
6 1 (0.47%) Juniper
6 1 (0.47%) McAfee
6 1 (0.47%) SAP
6 1 (0.47%) Symantec