The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Maidstone 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 29 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Kent / Maidstone
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 13 5
Rank change year-on-year +3 -8  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 23 9 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Maidstone 18.85% 12.86% 28.09%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 52.27% 56.25% 60.98%
Number of salaries quoted 16 9 22
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +38.46%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £53,000 £46,750
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 Maidstone with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Maidstone
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 44 16 41
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Maidstone 36.07% 22.86% 46.07%
Number of salaries quoted 35 13 38
Median salary £40,000 £44,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.11% +36.92%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,250 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Maidstone

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Maidstone 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 Maidstone

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Maidstone

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

Salary trend for SQL Server in Maidstone

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Maidstone

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server in Maidstone over the 3 months to 29 April 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 29 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 Maidstone region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 59 (79.73%) .NET
2 58 (78.38%) C#
3 54 (72.97%) MVC
4 42 (56.76%) Agile Software Development
4 42 (56.76%) ASP.NET
5 37 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 36 (48.65%) TDD
7 34 (45.95%) ASP.NET Web API
8 33 (44.59%) SQL Server 2014
8 33 (44.59%) Dependency Injection
9 32 (43.24%) RESTful
10 30 (40.54%) Web Application Development
11 29 (39.19%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 24 (32.43%) JavaScript
13 23 (31.08%) HTML
13 23 (31.08%) CSS
13 23 (31.08%) Microsoft
14 22 (29.73%) Scrum
15 20 (27.03%) AngularJS
15 20 (27.03%) WPF
16 19 (25.68%) Continuous Integration
16 19 (25.68%) Facebook
17 18 (24.32%) Elasticsearch
17 18 (24.32%) Kanban
17 18 (24.32%) Microsoft Azure
17 18 (24.32%) MongoDB
18 17 (22.97%) BDD
18 17 (22.97%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 17 (22.97%) Marketing
19 16 (21.62%) SQL

SQL Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Maidstone 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 18 (24.32%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (6.76%) MS Exchange
3 4 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (5.41%) SharePoint
4 3 (4.05%) IIS
5 1 (1.35%) CMS
5 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.35%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (6.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (4.05%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (2.70%) Photoshop
4 1 (1.35%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 18 (24.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (5.41%) Office 365
3 1 (1.35%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.35%) GitHub
3 1 (1.35%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.70%) NAS
1 2 (2.70%) SSL
1 2 (2.70%) VLAN
2 1 (1.35%) DHCP
2 1 (1.35%) DNS
2 1 (1.35%) DSL
2 1 (1.35%) Firewall
2 1 (1.35%) HTTP
2 1 (1.35%) Internet
2 1 (1.35%) LAN
2 1 (1.35%) SMTP
2 1 (1.35%) SNMP
2 1 (1.35%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.35%) VPN
2 1 (1.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (44.59%) SQL Server 2014
2 18 (24.32%) MongoDB
3 7 (9.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (6.76%) NoSQL
4 5 (6.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (6.76%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (5.41%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (5.41%) Azure SQL Database
6 3 (4.05%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (4.05%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (2.70%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.35%) Apache Hive
8 1 (1.35%) Big Data
8 1 (1.35%) OLAP
8 1 (1.35%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 14 (18.92%) TeamCity
2 7 (9.46%) Visual Studio
3 4 (5.41%) Moq
3 4 (5.41%) MSTest
3 4 (5.41%) NUnit
3 4 (5.41%) Rhino Mocks
4 3 (4.05%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (4.05%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.35%) Axure RP
5 1 (1.35%) Bitbucket
5 1 (1.35%) Fiddler
5 1 (1.35%) gulp
5 1 (1.35%) HP UFT
5 1 (1.35%) ReSharper
5 1 (1.35%) Selenium
5 1 (1.35%) SpecFlow
General
1 17 (22.97%) Marketing
2 15 (20.27%) Advertising
3 11 (14.86%) Finance
4 8 (10.81%) Retail
5 1 (1.35%) Automotive
5 1 (1.35%) Electronics
5 1 (1.35%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 60 (81.08%) Developer
2 55 (74.32%) .NET Developer
3 14 (18.92%) C# Developer
3 14 (18.92%) Messaging Developer
4 12 (16.22%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (10.81%) SQL Developer
6 7 (9.46%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 6 (8.11%) Software Developer
8 5 (6.76%) C# Software Developer
8 5 (6.76%) DBA
8 5 (6.76%) JavaScript Developer
8 5 (6.76%) SQL DBA
9 4 (5.41%) .NET Software Developer
9 4 (5.41%) ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (5.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (5.41%) C# WPF Developer
9 4 (5.41%) SQL Server DBA
9 4 (5.41%) WPF Developer
10 3 (4.05%) 1st/2nd Line Support
10 3 (4.05%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (79.73%) .NET
2 42 (56.76%) ASP.NET
3 37 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 34 (45.95%) ASP.NET Web API
5 32 (43.24%) RESTful
6 29 (39.19%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 23 (31.08%) CSS
7 23 (31.08%) HTML
8 20 (27.03%) AngularJS
8 20 (27.03%) WPF
9 17 (22.97%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 15 (20.27%) KnockoutJS
11 14 (18.92%) MSMQ
11 14 (18.92%) Node.js
11 14 (18.92%) RabbitMQ
12 11 (14.86%) .NET Framework
12 11 (14.86%) Entity Framework
13 10 (13.51%) LINQ
14 6 (8.11%) WCF
14 6 (8.11%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.76%) Replication
2 4 (5.41%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (5.41%) Social Network
3 1 (1.35%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.35%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.35%) Blog
3 1 (1.35%) Clustering
3 1 (1.35%) iPad
3 1 (1.35%) iPhone
3 1 (1.35%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.35%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (17.57%) Windows
2 6 (8.11%) Windows Server
3 5 (6.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (6.76%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (5.41%) Windows 10
4 4 (5.41%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (4.05%) Linux
5 3 (4.05%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.70%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (72.97%) MVC
2 42 (56.76%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (48.65%) TDD
4 33 (44.59%) Dependency Injection
5 30 (40.54%) Web Application Development
6 22 (29.73%) Scrum
7 19 (25.68%) Continuous Integration
8 18 (24.32%) Kanban
9 17 (22.97%) BDD
10 15 (20.27%) OO
11 14 (18.92%) Multithreading
12 6 (8.11%) Performance Tuning
12 6 (8.11%) Web Development
13 5 (6.76%) SDLC
13 5 (6.76%) Systems Analysis
14 4 (5.41%) ERP
14 4 (5.41%) High Availability
14 4 (5.41%) Inversion of Control
14 4 (5.41%) MVVM
14 4 (5.41%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 58 (78.38%) C#
2 24 (32.43%) JavaScript
3 16 (21.62%) SQL
4 14 (18.92%) F#
4 14 (18.92%) Ruby
5 6 (8.11%) T-SQL
6 5 (6.76%) VB.NET
7 3 (4.05%) PHP
8 1 (1.35%) Java
8 1 (1.35%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.35%) Python
8 1 (1.35%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (6.76%) MCSE
1 5 (6.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (5.41%) MCSA
3 1 (1.35%) Degree
3 1 (1.35%) ISEB
3 1 (1.35%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.41%) QA
2 2 (2.70%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (2.70%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.35%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.35%) Forefront TMG
2 1 (1.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (18.92%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 14 (18.92%) Kibana
1 14 (18.92%) WSUS
2 1 (1.35%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.35%) WMI
Vendors
1 23 (31.08%) Microsoft
2 19 (25.68%) Facebook
3 4 (5.41%) Twitter
4 3 (4.05%) SAP
5 2 (2.70%) Adobe
5 2 (2.70%) Oracle
5 2 (2.70%) VMware
6 1 (1.35%) Acronis
6 1 (1.35%) DevExpress
6 1 (1.35%) Google
6 1 (1.35%) Sage
6 1 (1.35%) Symantec
6 1 (1.35%) Telerik
6 1 (1.35%) Xamarin