Period
to 30 May 2020

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 30 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
30 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 9 22 21
Rank change year-on-year +13 -1 -12
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 215 172 242
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in East Sussex 15.74% 9.16% 11.39%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 69.58% 45.03% 40.60%
Number of salaries quoted 182 158 256
Median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.53% - -1.21%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,400 £30,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £60,375 £56,250
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +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 309 382 596
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 22.62% 20.35% 28.06%
Number of salaries quoted 250 322 496
Median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,875 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £65,000 £67,500
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in East Sussex

SQL Server
Salary Trend in East Sussex

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

Salary trend for SQL Server in East Sussex

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in East Sussex

Salary distribution for jobs citing SQL Server in East Sussex over the 6 months to 30 May 2020.

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 30 May 2020. 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 +18 187 £42,500 - 7
Uckfield -5 20 £72,500 +133.87% 2
Eastbourne +2 5 £21,000 -33.02% 1
Hastings +2 1 £35,000 +11.63% 1
SQL Server
South East

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 120 (55.81%) .NET
1 120 (55.81%) Microsoft
2 114 (53.02%) C#
3 101 (46.98%) Agile Software Development
4 70 (32.56%) JavaScript
4 70 (32.56%) ASP.NET
5 68 (31.63%) Azure
6 65 (30.23%) DevOps
7 63 (29.30%) .NET Framework
8 55 (25.58%) SQL
9 49 (22.79%) MVC
10 47 (21.86%) Degree
11 46 (21.40%) Security Cleared
12 45 (20.93%) jQuery
13 42 (19.53%) Visual Studio
14 39 (18.14%) Entity Framework
15 32 (14.88%) Windows
16 30 (13.95%) Linux
16 30 (13.95%) RabbitMQ
16 30 (13.95%) Redis
16 30 (13.95%) Elasticsearch
16 30 (13.95%) SDLC
17 28 (13.02%) Gearman
17 28 (13.02%) Web Development
17 28 (13.02%) PHP
18 27 (12.56%) TDD
18 27 (12.56%) Test Automation
18 27 (12.56%) Git (software)
18 27 (12.56%) ASP.NET MVC
18 27 (12.56%) ASP.NET Web API

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 30 (13.95%) Elasticsearch
2 25 (11.63%) SharePoint
3 23 (10.70%) IIS
4 20 (9.30%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.93%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (0.93%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.47%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.47%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.47%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 6 (2.79%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.86%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (1.40%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 68 (31.63%) Azure
2 22 (10.23%) AWS
3 20 (9.30%) Office 365
4 8 (3.72%) PaaS
5 7 (3.26%) GitHub
6 6 (2.79%) Power Platform
7 2 (0.93%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.47%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.47%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.47%) SaaS
8 1 (0.47%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 15 (6.98%) DHCP
1 15 (6.98%) DNS
2 7 (3.26%) Skype
3 5 (2.33%) SAN
4 3 (1.40%) LAN
4 3 (1.40%) WAN
5 2 (0.93%) Firewall
5 2 (0.93%) HTTP
5 2 (0.93%) Modbus
5 2 (0.93%) MQTT
5 2 (0.93%) Profibus
5 2 (0.93%) RS-232
5 2 (0.93%) RS-485
5 2 (0.93%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (13.95%) Redis
2 22 (10.23%) Relational Database
3 9 (4.19%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (3.26%) SQL Server 2016
5 6 (2.79%) Power BI
6 5 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (1.86%) MySQL
7 4 (1.86%) NoSQL
8 3 (1.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.93%) DB2
9 2 (0.93%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.93%) InfluxDB
9 2 (0.93%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.93%) SQLite
10 1 (0.47%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 42 (19.53%) Visual Studio
2 27 (12.56%) Git (software)
3 23 (10.70%) Selenium
3 23 (10.70%) WebDriver
4 11 (5.12%) SoapUI
5 3 (1.40%) Bitbucket
5 3 (1.40%) Jenkins
5 3 (1.40%) JIRA
5 3 (1.40%) Octopus Deploy
5 3 (1.40%) SpecFlow
5 3 (1.40%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 3 (1.40%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.93%) Cucumber
6 2 (0.93%) Jasmine
6 2 (0.93%) JUnit
6 2 (0.93%) Moq
6 2 (0.93%) Subversion
6 2 (0.93%) TeamCity
General
1 11 (5.12%) Aerospace
1 11 (5.12%) Finance
2 6 (2.79%) Manufacturing
3 3 (1.40%) Publishing
4 2 (0.93%) Electronics
5 1 (0.47%) Retail
Job Titles
1 116 (53.95%) Developer
2 48 (22.33%) Software Developer
3 44 (20.47%) Analyst
4 43 (20.00%) .NET Developer
5 41 (19.07%) C# Developer
6 40 (18.60%) Senior Developer
7 38 (17.67%) C# .NET Developer
8 37 (17.21%) Senior Software Developer
9 23 (10.70%) Test Analyst
10 16 (7.44%) Administrator
11 15 (6.98%) Agile Business Analyst
11 15 (6.98%) Business Analyst
11 15 (6.98%) DevOps Engineer
11 15 (6.98%) Software Analyst
12 14 (6.51%) Team Leader
13 13 (6.05%) Software Engineer
14 12 (5.58%) DevOps Administrator
14 12 (5.58%) Systems Administrator
15 11 (5.12%) Developer/Software Engineer
15 11 (5.12%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (55.81%) .NET
2 70 (32.56%) ASP.NET
3 63 (29.30%) .NET Framework
4 45 (20.93%) jQuery
5 39 (18.14%) Entity Framework
6 30 (13.95%) RabbitMQ
7 28 (13.02%) Gearman
8 27 (12.56%) ASP.NET MVC
8 27 (12.56%) ASP.NET Web API
9 22 (10.23%) Sass
10 20 (9.30%) LESS
11 19 (8.84%) REST
12 16 (7.44%) AngularJS
13 15 (6.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 15 (6.98%) WCF
13 15 (6.98%) XML
14 14 (6.51%) CSS
14 14 (6.51%) HTML
15 13 (6.05%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 13 (6.05%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 12 (5.58%) Clustering
2 8 (3.72%) Mobile App
3 6 (2.79%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (2.33%) Algorithms
5 4 (1.86%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (1.86%) User Experience
6 3 (1.40%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.40%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.40%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (0.93%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (0.93%) Mainframe
7 2 (0.93%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 32 (14.88%) Windows
2 30 (13.95%) Linux
3 8 (3.72%) Windows 10
4 7 (3.26%) Windows Server
5 5 (2.33%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.93%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.93%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (46.98%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (30.23%) DevOps
3 49 (22.79%) MVC
4 30 (13.95%) SDLC
5 28 (13.02%) Web Development
6 27 (12.56%) TDD
6 27 (12.56%) Test Automation
7 22 (10.23%) Continuous Improvement
8 21 (9.77%) Problem-Solving
9 20 (9.30%) ITIL
9 20 (9.30%) Manual Testing
10 19 (8.84%) Project Management
11 18 (8.37%) Root Cause Analysis
12 17 (7.91%) BDD
12 17 (7.91%) Business Intelligence
12 17 (7.91%) Computer Science
12 17 (7.91%) Process Improvement
13 16 (7.44%) UML
14 15 (6.98%) Service Design
14 15 (6.98%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 114 (53.02%) C#
2 70 (32.56%) JavaScript
3 55 (25.58%) SQL
4 28 (13.02%) PHP
5 21 (9.77%) PowerShell
6 20 (9.30%) Python
6 20 (9.30%) T-SQL
7 19 (8.84%) VB.NET
8 15 (6.98%) Ruby
9 7 (3.26%) Java
10 6 (2.79%) C
11 5 (2.33%) C++
12 3 (1.40%) Bash Shell
12 3 (1.40%) VB
13 1 (0.47%) ES6
Qualifications
1 47 (21.86%) Degree
2 46 (21.40%) Security Cleared
3 15 (6.98%) SC Cleared
4 5 (2.33%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (0.93%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (0.93%) SAFe Agilist
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.58%) ISO 9001
1 12 (5.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 12 (5.58%) SLA
2 11 (5.12%) GDPR
3 8 (3.72%) QA
System Software
1 19 (8.84%) Active Directory
2 10 (4.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (3.26%) vSphere
4 5 (2.33%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.93%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (0.93%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.47%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (1.40%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (1.40%) Terraform
2 2 (0.93%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (0.93%) NetCrunch
3 1 (0.47%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 120 (55.81%) Microsoft
2 13 (6.05%) VMware
3 7 (3.26%) Oracle
4 6 (2.79%) Tableau
5 5 (2.33%) Cisco
6 3 (1.40%) Aerohive Networks
6 3 (1.40%) Extreme Networks
6 3 (1.40%) Veeam
7 2 (0.93%) 3PAR
7 2 (0.93%) EMC
7 2 (0.93%) Palo Alto
7 2 (0.93%) Remedy
7 2 (0.93%) Splunk
7 2 (0.93%) Zerto
8 1 (0.47%) Birst
8 1 (0.47%) IBM
8 1 (0.47%) MuleSoft