The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hove 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 3 months to 25 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 19 9
Rank change year-on-year +16 -10  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 19 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hove 38.78% 5.71% 22.22%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 70.37% 14.81% 52.63%
Number of salaries quoted 18 4 10
Median salary £33,750 £43,750 £41,243
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.85% +6.07%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £42,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £45,000 £44,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL Server is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Hove with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Hove
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 27 27 19
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hove 55.10% 38.57% 42.22%
Number of salaries quoted 26 27 19
Median salary £41,250 £50,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.50% +31.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £39,800 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £44,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Hove

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hove citing SQL Server as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in Hove

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Hove

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

Salary trend for SQL Server in Hove

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Hove

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server in Hove over the 3 months to 25 April 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Hove

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 Hove region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 38 (95.00%) .NET
2 32 (80.00%) C#
3 30 (75.00%) ASP.NET
4 29 (72.50%) Microsoft
5 18 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (45.00%) ISTQB
5 18 (45.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 11 (27.50%) Windows
7 9 (22.50%) XML
7 9 (22.50%) JavaScript
8 7 (17.50%) JSON
8 7 (17.50%) jQuery
8 7 (17.50%) IIS
9 6 (15.00%) SQL
9 6 (15.00%) T-SQL
9 6 (15.00%) HTML
9 6 (15.00%) CSS
9 6 (15.00%) Regression Testing
9 6 (15.00%) Test Scripting
9 6 (15.00%) QA
9 6 (15.00%) Test Strategy
9 6 (15.00%) SDLC
10 5 (12.50%) Windows Server
10 5 (12.50%) VB
11 4 (10.00%) MVC
11 4 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (10.00%) Automated Testing
11 4 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
11 4 (10.00%) SpecFlow
11 4 (10.00%) TeamCity

SQL Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hove 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 7 (17.50%) IIS
2 2 (5.00%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (5.00%) Big Data
2 2 (5.00%) Hadoop
2 2 (5.00%) MySQL
2 2 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (10.00%) Moq
1 4 (10.00%) Octopus Deploy
1 4 (10.00%) Selenium
1 4 (10.00%) SpecFlow
1 4 (10.00%) TeamCity
2 2 (5.00%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (60.00%) Analyst
1 24 (60.00%) Test Analyst
2 20 (50.00%) Junior
3 18 (45.00%) Junior Analyst
3 18 (45.00%) Junior Test Analyst
3 18 (45.00%) Junior Tester
3 18 (45.00%) Tester
4 11 (27.50%) Developer
5 9 (22.50%) .NET Developer
5 9 (22.50%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (22.50%) C# Developer
6 7 (17.50%) ASP.NET Developer
6 7 (17.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (15.00%) QA Analyst
7 6 (15.00%) QA Engineer
7 6 (15.00%) QA Test Analyst
7 6 (15.00%) Software Analyst
7 6 (15.00%) Software Test Analyst
7 6 (15.00%) Software Test Engineer
7 6 (15.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (95.00%) .NET
2 30 (75.00%) ASP.NET
3 9 (22.50%) XML
4 7 (17.50%) jQuery
4 7 (17.50%) JSON
5 6 (15.00%) CSS
5 6 (15.00%) HTML
6 4 (10.00%) AngularJS
6 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (10.00%) CSS3
6 4 (10.00%) HTML5
6 4 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
7 3 (7.50%) Ajax
7 3 (7.50%) Middleware
8 2 (5.00%) REST
8 2 (5.00%) SOAP
8 2 (5.00%) WCF
8 2 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (5.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 11 (27.50%) Windows
2 5 (12.50%) Windows Server
3 2 (5.00%) Linux
3 2 (5.00%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (15.00%) Regression Testing
2 6 (15.00%) SDLC
2 6 (15.00%) Test Scripting
2 6 (15.00%) Test Strategy
3 4 (10.00%) Automated Testing
3 4 (10.00%) MVC
4 3 (7.50%) Data Architecture
4 3 (7.50%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (5.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 32 (80.00%) C#
2 9 (22.50%) JavaScript
3 6 (15.00%) SQL
3 6 (15.00%) T-SQL
4 5 (12.50%) VB
5 3 (7.50%) VB.NET
6 2 (5.00%) C
6 2 (5.00%) C++
6 2 (5.00%) Java
6 2 (5.00%) MATLAB
6 2 (5.00%) R
Qualifications
1 18 (45.00%) ISTQB
1 18 (45.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (7.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.00%) QA
Vendors
1 29 (72.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.50%) Oracle