Period
to 17 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 17 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 13 11 10
Rank change year-on-year -2 -1 -4
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 930 1,055 1,214
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 14.18% 16.66% 17.74%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 47.21% 50.36% 53.96%
Number of salaries quoted 832 977 1,115
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% -2.50%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £52,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £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 Hampshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Hampshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 1,970 2,095 2,250
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 30.03% 33.09% 32.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1,671 1,849 2,032
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -3.61%
10th Percentile £29,000 £26,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £63,750 £60,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +4.65%

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in Hampshire

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Salary trend for SQL Server in Hampshire

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server in Hampshire over the 6 months to 17 November 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Hampshire

SQL Server
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 17 November 2018. 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
Basingstoke +7 238 £45,000 +5.88% 25
Southampton -9 183 £42,500 +13.33% 27
Portsmouth +6 150 £45,000 - 21
Farnborough 0 86 £40,000 - 20
Winchester -8 48 £35,000 -6.67% 7
Fareham +2 43 £44,000 +25.71% 9
Havant +1 40 £40,000 - 4
Eastleigh +9 39 £35,000 -6.67% 2
Fleet -6 24 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Andover -5 11 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Petersfield -6 10 £40,000 -
Southsea - 8 £60,000 - 1
Aldershot +2 6 £38,750 -22.50% 3
Wallington +1 5 £45,000 +12.50%
Ringwood -10 4 £36,500 +48.98% 1
Waterlooville +3 3 £37,500 -
Yateley - 3 £24,000 - 1
Alton - 3 £44,000 -
Liss +1 2 £44,000 +69.23%
Romsey -15 2 £31,500 +43.18%
Rowland's Castle 0 1 - -
Tadley - 1 £45,000 - 1
Fordingbridge - 1 £40,000 -
SQL Server
South East

For the 6 months to 17 November 2018, 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 570 (61.29%) C#
2 558 (60.00%) .NET
3 454 (48.82%) SQL
4 436 (46.88%) Agile Software Development
5 386 (41.51%) Microsoft
6 356 (38.28%) MVC
7 348 (37.42%) JavaScript
8 305 (32.80%) ASP.NET
9 268 (28.82%) HTML
10 249 (26.77%) CSS
11 213 (22.90%) Degree
12 195 (20.97%) Oracle
13 189 (20.32%) jQuery
14 183 (19.68%) T-SQL
15 178 (19.14%) AngularJS
16 175 (18.82%) Web Services
17 170 (18.28%) ASP.NET MVC
18 164 (17.63%) Microsoft Azure
18 164 (17.63%) TDD
19 159 (17.10%) Windows
20 131 (14.09%) Java
20 131 (14.09%) Continuous Integration
21 129 (13.87%) .NET Framework
22 127 (13.66%) Problem-Solving
23 123 (13.23%) IIS
24 121 (13.01%) OO
25 115 (12.37%) Scrum
26 111 (11.94%) XML
27 109 (11.72%) WCF
28 108 (11.61%) SDLC

SQL Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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
1 123 (13.23%) IIS
2 49 (5.27%) BizTalk Server
3 27 (2.90%) JBoss
3 27 (2.90%) WebLogic
4 23 (2.47%) Confluence
5 21 (2.26%) MS Exchange
6 19 (2.04%) Apache
7 17 (1.83%) SharePoint
8 11 (1.18%) CMS
8 11 (1.18%) WebSphere
9 9 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2010
9 9 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2013
10 7 (0.75%) Oracle Application Server
11 5 (0.54%) EPiServer
11 5 (0.54%) MQSeries
11 5 (0.54%) Tomcat
12 4 (0.43%) Elasticsearch
12 4 (0.43%) Kentico
12 4 (0.43%) Skype for Business
12 4 (0.43%) Umbraco
Applications
1 32 (3.44%) Microsoft Office
2 23 (2.47%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (0.75%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.22%) Mingle
5 1 (0.11%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 21 (2.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (1.18%) SAP ERP
3 7 (0.75%) Oracle Cash Management
4 2 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.22%) Magento
5 1 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.11%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 164 (17.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 53 (5.70%) SaaS
3 50 (5.38%) Amazon AWS
4 45 (4.84%) PaaS
5 31 (3.33%) GitHub
6 21 (2.26%) Cloud Computing
6 21 (2.26%) Google Analytics
7 18 (1.94%) Serverless
8 17 (1.83%) Azure Functions
8 17 (1.83%) IaaS
9 11 (1.18%) Boomi
9 11 (1.18%) Office 365
10 5 (0.54%) Dynamics 365
10 5 (0.54%) npm
10 5 (0.54%) Yarn
11 4 (0.43%) Azure Data Factory
12 3 (0.32%) AWS CloudFormation
13 1 (0.11%) Amazon EC2
13 1 (0.11%) AWS Lambda
13 1 (0.11%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 32 (3.44%) Firewall
2 30 (3.23%) Internet
3 28 (3.01%) DNS
4 18 (1.94%) SMTP
5 16 (1.72%) SAN
6 9 (0.97%) VPN
7 8 (0.86%) DHCP
7 8 (0.86%) RIP
7 8 (0.86%) TCP/IP
8 7 (0.75%) IMAP
9 6 (0.65%) LAN
9 6 (0.65%) WAN
10 5 (0.54%) DAB
11 4 (0.43%) Skype
11 4 (0.43%) VoIP
12 2 (0.22%) Broadband
12 2 (0.22%) HTTP
12 2 (0.22%) SMS
12 2 (0.22%) Unified Communications
12 2 (0.22%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (9.78%) Oracle Database
2 72 (7.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 65 (6.99%) Relational Database
4 63 (6.77%) SQL Server 2008
5 56 (6.02%) MySQL
6 53 (5.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 46 (4.95%) SQL Server 2016
8 41 (4.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 34 (3.66%) NoSQL
10 33 (3.55%) RDBMS
11 27 (2.90%) Azure SQL Database
11 27 (2.90%) SQL Server 2012
12 26 (2.80%) Data Warehouse
13 23 (2.47%) PostgreSQL
14 21 (2.26%) Oracle Exadata
15 20 (2.15%) Power BI
15 20 (2.15%) QlikView
16 16 (1.72%) DB2
16 16 (1.72%) Oracle Database 12c
17 14 (1.51%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 99 (10.65%) Git (software)
2 85 (9.14%) JIRA
3 83 (8.92%) Team Foundation Server
4 62 (6.67%) TeamCity
5 40 (4.30%) Octopus Deploy
6 36 (3.87%) Jenkins
7 29 (3.12%) Selenium
8 28 (3.01%) Visual Studio
8 28 (3.01%) Visual Studio Team System
9 26 (2.80%) Subversion
10 20 (2.15%) NUnit
11 15 (1.61%) Gerrit
12 11 (1.18%) SonarQube
13 10 (1.08%) Jasmine
13 10 (1.08%) Karma Test Runner
14 9 (0.97%) SoapUI
15 8 (0.86%) SpecFlow
15 8 (0.86%) webpack
16 7 (0.75%) Cucumber
16 7 (0.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 106 (11.40%) Finance
2 75 (8.06%) Retail
3 23 (2.47%) Marketing
4 19 (2.04%) Back Office
5 15 (1.61%) Electronics
6 10 (1.08%) Telecoms
7 9 (0.97%) Advertising
8 8 (0.86%) Manufacturing
9 7 (0.75%) Legal
10 6 (0.65%) Automotive
10 6 (0.65%) Banking
11 5 (0.54%) Billing
12 4 (0.43%) Law
13 3 (0.32%) Games
13 3 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.22%) Publishing
15 1 (0.11%) Local Government
15 1 (0.11%) Military
15 1 (0.11%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 553 (59.46%) Developer
2 236 (25.38%) .NET Developer
3 215 (23.12%) Software Developer
4 172 (18.49%) C# Developer
5 109 (11.72%) C# .NET Developer
6 101 (10.86%) C# Software Developer
7 100 (10.75%) Senior Developer
8 86 (9.25%) SQL Developer
9 80 (8.60%) .NET Software Developer
10 65 (6.99%) Consultant
11 63 (6.77%) DBA
12 53 (5.70%) Analyst
13 46 (4.95%) Junior
14 43 (4.62%) Full Stack Developer
15 42 (4.52%) Junior Developer
15 42 (4.52%) Senior .NET Developer
16 41 (4.41%) SQL Server Developer
17 39 (4.19%) ASP.NET Developer
17 39 (4.19%) SQL DBA
18 38 (4.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 558 (60.00%) .NET
2 305 (32.80%) ASP.NET
3 268 (28.82%) HTML
4 249 (26.77%) CSS
5 189 (20.32%) jQuery
6 178 (19.14%) AngularJS
7 175 (18.82%) Web Services
8 170 (18.28%) ASP.NET MVC
9 129 (13.87%) .NET Framework
10 111 (11.94%) XML
11 109 (11.72%) WCF
12 96 (10.32%) ASP.NET Web API
13 89 (9.57%) HTML5
14 72 (7.74%) SOAP
15 69 (7.42%) WPF
16 68 (7.31%) CSS3
17 66 (7.10%) REST
18 65 (6.99%) RESTful
19 63 (6.77%) Ajax
20 59 (6.34%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 81 (8.71%) Computer Science
2 48 (5.16%) Mobile App
3 40 (4.30%) Greenfield Project
4 36 (3.87%) Analytical Skills
4 36 (3.87%) Clustering
5 29 (3.12%) Fintech
6 25 (2.69%) Self-Motivation
7 24 (2.58%) User Experience
8 15 (1.61%) Management Information System
9 14 (1.51%) Enterprise Software
10 12 (1.29%) Oracle Exalytics
10 12 (1.29%) PMI
11 11 (1.18%) EPoS
12 8 (0.86%) Replication
13 7 (0.75%) Algorithms
13 7 (0.75%) Data Centre
13 7 (0.75%) Data Structures
14 6 (0.65%) Blog
14 6 (0.65%) Driving Licence
14 6 (0.65%) Industry 4.0
Operating Systems
1 159 (17.10%) Windows
2 68 (7.31%) Linux
3 61 (6.56%) Windows Server
4 56 (6.02%) Unix
5 47 (5.05%) Apple iOS
6 18 (1.94%) Android
7 16 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (1.18%) Windows 10
9 9 (0.97%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (0.75%) Windows 7
11 4 (0.43%) Ubuntu
11 4 (0.43%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.11%) Solaris
13 1 (0.11%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.11%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 436 (46.88%) Agile Software Development
2 356 (38.28%) MVC
3 164 (17.63%) TDD
4 131 (14.09%) Continuous Integration
5 127 (13.66%) Problem-Solving
6 121 (13.01%) OO
7 115 (12.37%) Scrum
8 108 (11.61%) SDLC
9 81 (8.71%) Web Development
10 72 (7.74%) Business Intelligence
11 67 (7.20%) Waterfall
12 65 (6.99%) CRM
12 65 (6.99%) Test Automation
13 62 (6.67%) SOA
14 61 (6.56%) Software Engineering
15 56 (6.02%) DevOps
15 56 (6.02%) Performance Monitoring
16 54 (5.81%) Analytics
16 54 (5.81%) ITIL
16 54 (5.81%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 570 (61.29%) C#
2 454 (48.82%) SQL
3 348 (37.42%) JavaScript
4 183 (19.68%) T-SQL
5 131 (14.09%) Java
6 71 (7.63%) VB.NET
7 29 (3.12%) PowerShell
8 26 (2.80%) C++
8 26 (2.80%) PHP
9 24 (2.58%) PL/SQL
10 23 (2.47%) TypeScript
11 16 (1.72%) ES6
12 12 (1.29%) ABAP
13 11 (1.18%) VB
14 10 (1.08%) RPG
15 9 (0.97%) C
15 9 (0.97%) F#
15 9 (0.97%) Python
16 8 (0.86%) VBScript
17 6 (0.65%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 213 (22.90%) Degree
2 30 (3.23%) Computer Science Degree
3 25 (2.69%) Security Cleared
4 21 (2.26%) SC Cleared
5 18 (1.94%) Microsoft Certification
6 14 (1.51%) MCSE
7 12 (1.29%) ISEB
7 12 (1.29%) PMI Certification
8 9 (0.97%) MCSA
9 8 (0.86%) Numerate Degree
10 6 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
11 5 (0.54%) A+ Certification
11 5 (0.54%) ISTQB
12 3 (0.32%) CompTIA Security+
12 3 (0.32%) DV Cleared
12 3 (0.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 3 (0.32%) Network+ Certification
13 2 (0.22%) Chartered Engineer
13 2 (0.22%) MCDBA
13 2 (0.22%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (3.01%) QA
2 19 (2.04%) SLA
3 8 (0.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.43%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.43%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.32%) PMO
6 2 (0.22%) GDPR
6 2 (0.22%) HL7
6 2 (0.22%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 41 (4.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 40 (4.30%) Active Directory
3 29 (3.12%) Docker
4 21 (2.26%) Oracle RAC
5 10 (1.08%) vSphere
6 8 (0.86%) Hyper-V
7 7 (0.75%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (0.32%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (0.22%) Terminal Server
10 1 (0.11%) Firmware
10 1 (0.11%) Forefront TMG
10 1 (0.11%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.11%) UAG
10 1 (0.11%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.11%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 19 (2.04%) Ansible
2 17 (1.83%) Data Guard
3 15 (1.61%) Puppet
4 10 (1.08%) Oracle RMAN
4 10 (1.08%) SCCM
5 9 (0.97%) Kubernetes
6 6 (0.65%) SCOM
7 5 (0.54%) Kibana
7 5 (0.54%) Terraform
8 4 (0.43%) Failover Clustering
9 3 (0.32%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
9 3 (0.32%) logstash
9 3 (0.32%) Microsoft Clustering
9 3 (0.32%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 2 (0.22%) Check_MK
10 2 (0.22%) Docker Swarm
10 2 (0.22%) Grafana
11 1 (0.11%) HP ALM
11 1 (0.11%) Perfmon
11 1 (0.11%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 386 (41.51%) Microsoft
2 195 (20.97%) Oracle
3 49 (5.27%) VMware
4 32 (3.44%) Xamarin
5 27 (2.90%) Google
6 24 (2.58%) SAP
7 20 (2.15%) Tableau
8 19 (2.04%) Sitecore
9 16 (1.72%) Cisco
9 16 (1.72%) Telerik
10 15 (1.61%) Pega
10 15 (1.61%) ServiceNow
11 11 (1.18%) Intel
12 9 (0.97%) HP
13 8 (0.86%) Blue Coat
14 7 (0.75%) Salesforce.com
15 6 (0.65%) Citrix
16 5 (0.54%) DevExpress
16 5 (0.54%) Syncfusion
16 5 (0.54%) Teradata