Period
to 14 December 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 14 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2016
South East > Kent
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 63 33 -
Rank change year-on-year -30 - -
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2016 24 88 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 2.61% 6.66% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.16% 20.95% -
Number of salaries quoted 24 80 0
Kent median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% - -
South East median annual salary £45,500 £42,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year +7.06% -9.57% -38.56%

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 262 420 461
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 28.48% 31.77% 27.46%
Number of salaries quoted 224 362 395
Kent median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £56,250 £58,750 £60,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.45%

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 14 December 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 14 December 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 -2 14 £40,000 -5.88% 3
Dartford +1 2 £48,750 -7.14% 2
West Malling -3 2 £57,500 +21.05% 5
Folkestone - 2 £43,750 - 1
Chatham +3 1 £32,500 -12.16% 1
Canterbury 0 1 £27,500 -21.43% 1
Maidstone -3 1 £50,000 +42.86% 2
Westerham - 1 £42,500 - 1
SQL Server 2016
South East

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 24 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 20 (83.33%) .NET
2 20 (83.33%) C#
2 20 (83.33%) TDD
3 19 (79.17%) RESTful
3 19 (79.17%) ASP.NET MVC
3 19 (79.17%) MVC
3 19 (79.17%) ASP.NET
3 19 (79.17%) BDD
3 19 (79.17%) Web Application Development
3 19 (79.17%) ASP.NET Web API
4 18 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (62.50%) Ruby
5 15 (62.50%) WCF
5 15 (62.50%) Dependency Injection
5 15 (62.50%) Kanban
5 15 (62.50%) AngularJS
6 14 (58.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 14 (58.33%) KnockoutJS
6 14 (58.33%) .NET Framework
7 13 (54.17%) WPF
7 13 (54.17%) Microsoft Azure
7 13 (54.17%) Games
8 12 (50.00%) Google
8 12 (50.00%) Entity Framework
9 11 (45.83%) MongoDB
9 11 (45.83%) Elasticsearch
9 11 (45.83%) Kibana
9 11 (45.83%) Amazon AWS
9 11 (45.83%) Web Development

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 11 (45.83%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 13 (54.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (45.83%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (25.00%) Internet
2 1 (4.17%) Hyperconnected
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (45.83%) MongoDB
3 4 (16.67%) NoSQL
3 4 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (12.50%) Power BI
4 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 11 (45.83%) TeamCity
2 4 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Forms
General
1 13 (54.17%) Games
2 2 (8.33%) Finance
3 1 (4.17%) Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (83.33%) .NET Developer
1 20 (83.33%) Developer
2 4 (16.67%) DBA
2 4 (16.67%) SQL DBA
3 3 (12.50%) Administrator
3 3 (12.50%) Internet Developer
4 2 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (8.33%) C# Developer
5 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (4.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Graduate
5 1 (4.17%) Graduate .NET Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Junior
5 1 (4.17%) Junior .NET Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Junior Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Social Media Developer
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (83.33%) .NET
2 19 (79.17%) ASP.NET
2 19 (79.17%) ASP.NET MVC
2 19 (79.17%) ASP.NET Web API
2 19 (79.17%) RESTful
3 15 (62.50%) AngularJS
3 15 (62.50%) WCF
4 14 (58.33%) .NET Framework
4 14 (58.33%) KnockoutJS
4 14 (58.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 13 (54.17%) WPF
6 12 (50.00%) Entity Framework
7 11 (45.83%) MSMQ
8 4 (16.67%) Node.js
9 3 (12.50%) .NET Core
9 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET Core
9 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 2 (8.33%) WinForms
11 1 (4.17%) Code First Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Clustering
1 4 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (4.17%) BBC
2 1 (4.17%) Digital TV
2 1 (4.17%) Replication
2 1 (4.17%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (83.33%) TDD
2 19 (79.17%) BDD
2 19 (79.17%) MVC
2 19 (79.17%) Web Application Development
3 18 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (62.50%) Dependency Injection
4 15 (62.50%) Kanban
5 11 (45.83%) Multithreading
5 11 (45.83%) Web Development
6 5 (20.83%) Scrum
7 4 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (8.33%) MVVM
9 1 (4.17%) CQRS
9 1 (4.17%) Domain-Driven Design
9 1 (4.17%) OO
9 1 (4.17%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (4.17%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 20 (83.33%) C#
2 15 (62.50%) Ruby
3 11 (45.83%) F#
4 5 (20.83%) SQL
5 3 (12.50%) JavaScript
6 2 (8.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) Degree
Systems Management
1 11 (45.83%) Kibana
Vendors
1 12 (50.00%) Google
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.17%) Apple
3 1 (4.17%) Facebook
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle
3 1 (4.17%) SAP
3 1 (4.17%) Sony
3 1 (4.17%) Yahoo!