Period
to 20 August 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 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2016
South East > Kent
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 29 68 -
Rank change year-on-year +39 - -
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2016 77 48 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 7.03% 3.55% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 24.21% 9.56% -
Number of salaries quoted 75 47 0
Kent median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 -
South East median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% -

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 318 502 573
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 29.01% 37.13% 29.26%
Number of salaries quoted 282 453 514
Kent median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +3.90%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,825
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £57,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 August 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 August 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
Tunbridge Wells +11 18 £40,000 -5.88% 1
West Malling +11 14 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Maidstone - 8 £36,708 - 1
Dover +2 5 £27,500 - 1
Dartford -15 5 £37,500 +3.45% 2
Rochester - 5 £32,500 -
Sevenoaks - 4 £37,500 -
Tonbridge - 4 £42,500 - 1
Folkestone - 4 £36,000 -
Canterbury +11 3 £35,000 -6.67%
SQL Server 2016
South East

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 77 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 71 (92.21%) C#
3 70 (90.91%) .NET
4 67 (87.01%) ASP.NET
4 67 (87.01%) MVC
4 67 (87.01%) ASP.NET MVC
4 67 (87.01%) Web Application Development
5 66 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
6 61 (79.22%) TDD
7 58 (75.32%) BDD
8 54 (70.13%) RESTful
8 54 (70.13%) ASP.NET Web API
9 51 (66.23%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 44 (57.14%) AngularJS
11 40 (51.95%) WCF
12 38 (49.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 37 (48.05%) Ruby
14 35 (45.45%) .NET Framework
15 31 (40.26%) Entity Framework
16 29 (37.66%) Microsoft Azure
16 29 (37.66%) KnockoutJS
17 25 (32.47%) Dependency Injection
18 24 (31.17%) Node.js
18 24 (31.17%) NoSQL
18 24 (31.17%) Git (software)
19 22 (28.57%) MongoDB
20 21 (27.27%) Kanban
20 21 (27.27%) Scrum
21 19 (24.68%) Games
22 18 (23.38%) WPF

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 13 (16.88%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (5.19%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 4 (5.19%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (5.19%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 29 (37.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (16.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (19.48%) Internet
2 3 (3.90%) Broadband
3 2 (2.60%) Hyperconnected
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 24 (31.17%) NoSQL
3 22 (28.57%) MongoDB
4 9 (11.69%) RavenDB
5 7 (9.09%) SQL Server 2014
5 7 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (6.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (5.19%) Oracle BI EE
7 4 (5.19%) Oracle Database
7 4 (5.19%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (5.19%) Oracle Database 12c
8 2 (2.60%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (2.60%) Power BI
8 2 (2.60%) Relational Database
8 2 (2.60%) SSDT
9 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 24 (31.17%) Git (software)
2 13 (16.88%) TeamCity
3 3 (3.90%) Moq
3 3 (3.90%) MSTest
3 3 (3.90%) NUnit
3 3 (3.90%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 19 (24.68%) Games
2 8 (10.39%) Finance
3 4 (5.19%) Retail
4 3 (3.90%) Music Industry
4 3 (3.90%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 73 (94.81%) Developer
2 70 (90.91%) .NET Developer
3 11 (14.29%) Internet Developer
4 5 (6.49%) .NET Software Developer
5 4 (5.19%) .NET Developer - Fintech
5 4 (5.19%) Administrator
5 4 (5.19%) DBA
5 4 (5.19%) Senior DBA
6 3 (3.90%) Telecoms Developer
7 2 (2.60%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (2.60%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (2.60%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (2.60%) C# Developer
7 2 (2.60%) Database Developer
7 2 (2.60%) Senior Database Developer
7 2 (2.60%) Senior Developer
7 2 (2.60%) Senior ETL Developer
7 2 (2.60%) Senior SQL Developer
7 2 (2.60%) SQL Database Developer
7 2 (2.60%) SSIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (90.91%) .NET
2 67 (87.01%) ASP.NET
2 67 (87.01%) ASP.NET MVC
3 54 (70.13%) ASP.NET Web API
3 54 (70.13%) RESTful
4 51 (66.23%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 44 (57.14%) AngularJS
6 40 (51.95%) WCF
7 38 (49.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 35 (45.45%) .NET Framework
9 31 (40.26%) Entity Framework
10 29 (37.66%) KnockoutJS
11 24 (31.17%) Node.js
12 18 (23.38%) Code First Entity Framework
12 18 (23.38%) WPF
13 13 (16.88%) MSMQ
14 9 (11.69%) CSS
14 9 (11.69%) CSS3
14 9 (11.69%) HTML
14 9 (11.69%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 16 (20.78%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (7.79%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (7.79%) Social Network
3 4 (5.19%) Fintech
3 4 (5.19%) Tandem
4 1 (1.30%) BBC
4 1 (1.30%) Digital TV
4 1 (1.30%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.19%) Unix
1 4 (5.19%) Windows
1 4 (5.19%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (87.01%) MVC
1 67 (87.01%) Web Application Development
2 66 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (79.22%) TDD
4 58 (75.32%) BDD
5 25 (32.47%) Dependency Injection
6 21 (27.27%) Kanban
6 21 (27.27%) Scrum
7 15 (19.48%) OO
8 13 (16.88%) Multithreading
8 13 (16.88%) Web Development
9 12 (15.58%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
12 6 (7.79%) SDLC
13 4 (5.19%) Asset Management
13 4 (5.19%) CQRS
13 4 (5.19%) Domain-Driven Design
13 4 (5.19%) Wealth Management
14 3 (3.90%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 71 (92.21%) C#
2 37 (48.05%) Ruby
3 13 (16.88%) F#
4 12 (15.58%) JavaScript
5 5 (6.49%) PowerShell
6 4 (5.19%) Shell Script
7 3 (3.90%) SQL
7 3 (3.90%) T-SQL
7 3 (3.90%) VB
7 3 (3.90%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (5.19%) DBS Check
2 2 (2.60%) MCSA
2 2 (2.60%) MCSE
2 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 13 (16.88%) Kibana
Vendors
1 14 (18.18%) Google
2 8 (10.39%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.19%) Oracle
4 1 (1.30%) Apple
4 1 (1.30%) Facebook
4 1 (1.30%) Sony
4 1 (1.30%) Yahoo!