Period
to 20 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for SQL Server 2016 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQL Server 2016 over the 6 months to 20 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2016
South East > Kent
6 months to
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 23 81 -
Rank change year-on-year +58 - -
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2016 126 39 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 10.57% 2.66% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 34.43% 6.99% -
Number of salaries quoted 124 39 0
Kent median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 -
South East median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - -5.56% -

SQL Server 2016 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 Kent with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Kent
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 366 558 645
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 30.70% 38.04% 30.85%
Number of salaries quoted 339 482 571
Kent median annual salary £40,000 £39,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.91% -1.88% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £57,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

SQL Server 2016
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

Job postings citing SQL Server 2016 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Kent.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2016 in Kent

SQL Server 2016
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2016 in Kent.

Salary trend for SQL Server 2016 in Kent

SQL Server 2016
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2016 in Kent over the 6 months to 20 June 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL Server 2016 in Kent

SQL Server 2016
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2016 within the Kent region over the 6 months to 20 June 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
West Malling +18 36 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Tunbridge Wells +19 21 £42,500 -39.29% 1
Maidstone - 15 £35,000 - 1
Canterbury +11 10 £35,000 -6.67%
Dartford -2 9 £52,500 +50.00% 1
Dover - 7 £27,500 - 1
Rochester - 5 £32,500 -
Tonbridge -2 4 £42,500 -19.05% 1
Sevenoaks - 4 £37,500 -
Folkestone - 4 £36,000 - 1
SQL Server 2016
South East

For the 6 months to 20 June 2018, IT jobs citing SQL Server 2016 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 Kent region with a requirement for SQL Server 2016.

1 126 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 120 (95.24%) C#
3 118 (93.65%) .NET
4 111 (88.10%) ASP.NET
4 111 (88.10%) MVC
4 111 (88.10%) ASP.NET MVC
4 111 (88.10%) Web Application Development
5 107 (84.92%) TDD
6 105 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
7 103 (81.75%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 100 (79.37%) BDD
9 89 (70.63%) RESTful
9 89 (70.63%) ASP.NET Web API
10 69 (54.76%) WCF
11 59 (46.83%) Ruby
12 53 (42.06%) Git (software)
12 53 (42.06%) NoSQL
12 53 (42.06%) Node.js
13 48 (38.10%) AngularJS
14 47 (37.30%) .NET Framework
15 43 (34.13%) Entity Framework
16 42 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 40 (31.75%) Scrum
18 39 (30.95%) Greenfield Project
19 37 (29.37%) Code First Entity Framework
20 36 (28.57%) OO
21 35 (27.78%) Dependency Injection
22 31 (24.60%) KnockoutJS
23 29 (23.02%) Continuous Integration
24 24 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure

SQL Server 2016
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 6 (4.76%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (3.17%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 4 (3.17%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (3.17%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 24 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (17.46%) Internet
2 7 (5.56%) Broadband
3 2 (1.59%) Hyperconnected
Database & Business Intelligence
1 126 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 53 (42.06%) NoSQL
3 17 (13.49%) MongoDB
4 11 (8.73%) RavenDB
5 8 (6.35%) SQL Server 2014
5 8 (6.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (3.17%) Oracle BI EE
7 4 (3.17%) Oracle Database
7 4 (3.17%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (3.17%) Oracle Database 12c
8 2 (1.59%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (1.59%) Power BI
8 2 (1.59%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (1.59%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 53 (42.06%) Git (software)
2 7 (5.56%) Moq
2 7 (5.56%) MSTest
2 7 (5.56%) NUnit
2 7 (5.56%) Rhino Mocks
3 6 (4.76%) TeamCity
General
1 19 (15.08%) Games
2 16 (12.70%) Retail
3 13 (10.32%) Music Industry
4 8 (6.35%) Finance
5 7 (5.56%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.59%) Advertising
6 2 (1.59%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 122 (96.83%) Developer
2 118 (93.65%) .NET Developer
3 11 (8.73%) Internet Developer
4 7 (5.56%) .NET Software Developer
4 7 (5.56%) Telecoms Developer
5 4 (3.17%) .NET Developer - Fintech
5 4 (3.17%) Administrator
5 4 (3.17%) DBA
5 4 (3.17%) Senior DBA
6 3 (2.38%) Database Developer
6 3 (2.38%) SQL Database Developer
6 3 (2.38%) SQL Developer
7 2 (1.59%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (1.59%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (1.59%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (1.59%) C# Developer
7 2 (1.59%) ETL Developer
7 2 (1.59%) Senior Database Developer
7 2 (1.59%) Senior Developer
7 2 (1.59%) SSIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 118 (93.65%) .NET
2 111 (88.10%) ASP.NET
2 111 (88.10%) ASP.NET MVC
3 103 (81.75%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 89 (70.63%) ASP.NET Web API
4 89 (70.63%) RESTful
5 69 (54.76%) WCF
6 53 (42.06%) Node.js
7 48 (38.10%) AngularJS
8 47 (37.30%) .NET Framework
9 43 (34.13%) Entity Framework
10 42 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 37 (29.37%) Code First Entity Framework
12 31 (24.60%) KnockoutJS
13 15 (11.90%) WPF
14 11 (8.73%) CSS
14 11 (8.73%) CSS3
14 11 (8.73%) HTML
14 11 (8.73%) HTML5
15 7 (5.56%) Spring.NET
Miscellaneous
1 39 (30.95%) Greenfield Project
2 8 (6.35%) Social Network
3 6 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (3.17%) Fintech
4 4 (3.17%) Tandem
5 1 (0.79%) BBC
5 1 (0.79%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.17%) Unix
1 4 (3.17%) Windows
1 4 (3.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (88.10%) MVC
1 111 (88.10%) Web Application Development
2 107 (84.92%) TDD
3 105 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
4 100 (79.37%) BDD
5 40 (31.75%) Scrum
6 36 (28.57%) OO
7 35 (27.78%) Dependency Injection
8 29 (23.02%) Continuous Integration
9 22 (17.46%) Business Intelligence
10 17 (13.49%) Kanban
11 13 (10.32%) High Availability
12 11 (8.73%) CQRS
12 11 (8.73%) Domain-Driven Design
13 8 (6.35%) SDLC
14 7 (5.56%) Inversion of Control
14 7 (5.56%) MVVM
14 7 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
15 6 (4.76%) Multithreading
15 6 (4.76%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 120 (95.24%) C#
2 59 (46.83%) Ruby
3 21 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 11 (8.73%) VB
5 10 (7.94%) VB.NET
6 6 (4.76%) F#
7 5 (3.97%) PowerShell
8 4 (3.17%) Shell Script
8 4 (3.17%) SQL
9 3 (2.38%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (3.17%) DBS Check
2 2 (1.59%) MCSA
2 2 (1.59%) MCSE
2 2 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.79%) Degree
Systems Management
1 6 (4.76%) Kibana
Vendors
1 20 (15.87%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.56%) Google
3 4 (3.17%) Oracle
4 3 (2.38%) Facebook
5 1 (0.79%) Apple
5 1 (0.79%) Sony
5 1 (0.79%) Yahoo!