Period
to 18 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 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 6 months to 18 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Hampshire > Portsmouth
6 months to
18 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 7 5 12
Rank change year-on-year -2 +7 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 147 175 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 21.34% 28.88% 19.16%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 74.24% 76.09% 64.02%
Number of salaries quoted 120 163 132
Portsmouth median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +20.00%
10th Percentile £28,625 £24,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

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

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Portsmouth
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 198 230 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 28.74% 37.95% 29.93%
Number of salaries quoted 160 197 185
Portsmouth median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,425 £27,900 £31,250
90th Percentile £57,550 £57,748 £57,500
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in Portsmouth

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

Salary trend for SQL Server in Portsmouth

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server in Portsmouth over the 6 months to 18 August 2019.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 18 August 2019, IT jobs citing SQL Server 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 88 (59.86%) C#
1 88 (59.86%) .NET
2 85 (57.82%) JavaScript
3 78 (53.06%) HTML
4 66 (44.90%) CSS
5 65 (44.22%) SQL
6 63 (42.86%) MVC
7 56 (38.10%) ASP.NET
8 47 (31.97%) Agile Software Development
8 47 (31.97%) ASP.NET MVC
9 39 (26.53%) Web Services
9 39 (26.53%) XML
10 38 (25.85%) jQuery
11 36 (24.49%) HTML5
11 36 (24.49%) Microsoft
12 34 (23.13%) AngularJS
13 31 (21.09%) OO
14 28 (19.05%) ASP.NET Web API
15 26 (17.69%) Oracle
15 26 (17.69%) Web Development
16 23 (15.65%) Git (software)
16 23 (15.65%) Problem-Solving
17 22 (14.97%) DevOps
17 22 (14.97%) CSS3
17 22 (14.97%) Degree
18 21 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
19 20 (13.61%) Business Intelligence
20 19 (12.93%) Security Cleared
21 18 (12.24%) Amazon AWS
21 18 (12.24%) Team Foundation Server

SQL Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Portsmouth 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 10 (6.80%) Confluence
2 7 (4.76%) IIS
3 3 (2.04%) MS Project Server
3 3 (2.04%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.68%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (2.04%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (2.04%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.68%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.68%) Adobe XD
2 1 (0.68%) Chatbot
2 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.68%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (4.08%) SAP BPC
2 4 (2.72%) Cognos TM1
2 4 (2.72%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 21 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (12.24%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (6.80%) Google Cloud Platform
4 7 (4.76%) Amazon EC2
4 7 (4.76%) AWS CloudFormation
4 7 (4.76%) AWS Lambda
4 7 (4.76%) Serverless
5 5 (3.40%) Power Platform
6 4 (2.72%) Office 365
7 3 (2.04%) Boomi
8 2 (1.36%) Amazon ECS
9 1 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.68%) GitHub
9 1 (0.68%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.76%) Firewall
2 4 (2.72%) RIP
3 3 (2.04%) DNS
4 2 (1.36%) IMAP
4 2 (1.36%) Internet
4 2 (1.36%) SMTP
5 1 (0.68%) DHCP
5 1 (0.68%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.68%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (0.68%) SSH
5 1 (0.68%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.68%) VoIP
5 1 (0.68%) VPN
5 1 (0.68%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (9.52%) MySQL
2 11 (7.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (6.80%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (4.76%) SAP BW
5 6 (4.08%) Relational Database
6 5 (3.40%) Power BI
7 4 (2.72%) Cognos Analysis Studio
7 4 (2.72%) Cognos Framework Manager
7 4 (2.72%) Cognos Report Studio
7 4 (2.72%) RDBMS
7 4 (2.72%) SAP HANA
7 4 (2.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (2.04%) WebFOCUS
9 2 (1.36%) DataStage
9 2 (1.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.68%) Big Data
10 1 (0.68%) QlikView
10 1 (0.68%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 23 (15.65%) Git (software)
2 18 (12.24%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (8.16%) Octopus Deploy
3 12 (8.16%) TeamCity
4 11 (7.48%) JIRA
5 8 (5.44%) Bitbucket
6 6 (4.08%) Eclipse
6 6 (4.08%) IntelliJ
7 4 (2.72%) Moq
7 4 (2.72%) NUnit
7 4 (2.72%) Subversion
7 4 (2.72%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.68%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 14 (9.52%) Finance
2 6 (4.08%) Advertising
3 4 (2.72%) Aerospace
3 4 (2.72%) Marketing
3 4 (2.72%) Retail
4 3 (2.04%) Public Sector
5 2 (1.36%) Military
5 2 (1.36%) Social Housing
6 1 (0.68%) Electronics
6 1 (0.68%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.68%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 106 (72.11%) Developer
2 48 (32.65%) C# Developer
3 38 (25.85%) .NET Developer
4 30 (20.41%) Software Developer
5 28 (19.05%) C# .NET Developer
6 20 (13.61%) Full Stack Developer
7 17 (11.56%) C# Software Developer
8 16 (10.88%) JavaScript Developer
8 16 (10.88%) SQL Developer
9 15 (10.20%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 14 (9.52%) Software Engineer
11 13 (8.84%) Senior Developer
12 12 (8.16%) ASP.NET Developer
12 12 (8.16%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 12 (8.16%) C++ Software Engineer
13 11 (7.48%) Angular Developer
13 11 (7.48%) Consultant
14 10 (6.80%) .NET Software Developer
14 10 (6.80%) Junior
14 10 (6.80%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (59.86%) .NET
2 78 (53.06%) HTML
3 66 (44.90%) CSS
4 56 (38.10%) ASP.NET
5 47 (31.97%) ASP.NET MVC
6 39 (26.53%) Web Services
6 39 (26.53%) XML
7 38 (25.85%) jQuery
8 36 (24.49%) HTML5
9 34 (23.13%) AngularJS
10 28 (19.05%) ASP.NET Web API
11 22 (14.97%) CSS3
12 18 (12.24%) React
13 16 (10.88%) REST
14 15 (10.20%) RESTful
15 14 (9.52%) .NET Core
15 14 (9.52%) SOAP
15 14 (9.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 13 (8.84%) Qt
16 13 (8.84%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 18 (12.24%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (8.84%) Algorithms
3 10 (6.80%) Client/Server
3 10 (6.80%) Data Structures
3 10 (6.80%) Self-Motivation
4 9 (6.12%) W3C
5 7 (4.76%) Greenfield Project
6 4 (2.72%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.72%) User Experience
7 3 (2.04%) Renewable Energy
7 3 (2.04%) Smart Energy
8 2 (1.36%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.68%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 18 (12.24%) Windows
2 7 (4.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (42.86%) MVC
2 47 (31.97%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (21.09%) OO
4 26 (17.69%) Web Development
5 23 (15.65%) Problem-Solving
6 22 (14.97%) DevOps
7 20 (13.61%) Business Intelligence
8 17 (11.56%) Mathematics
9 15 (10.20%) Scrum
9 15 (10.20%) Software Engineering
10 12 (8.16%) Line Management
11 11 (7.48%) Dependency Injection
11 11 (7.48%) ETL
12 10 (6.80%) Mentoring
12 10 (6.80%) Software Testing
13 9 (6.12%) SDLC
13 9 (6.12%) SOLID
14 8 (5.44%) Computer Science
14 8 (5.44%) ERP
14 8 (5.44%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 88 (59.86%) C#
2 85 (57.82%) JavaScript
3 65 (44.22%) SQL
4 17 (11.56%) Java
5 13 (8.84%) C++
6 11 (7.48%) T-SQL
6 11 (7.48%) VB
7 10 (6.80%) VB.NET
8 9 (6.12%) TypeScript
9 6 (4.08%) ES6
9 6 (4.08%) Java 8
9 6 (4.08%) PowerShell
10 4 (2.72%) ABAP
10 4 (2.72%) C
11 3 (2.04%) Delphi
11 3 (2.04%) PL/SQL
12 2 (1.36%) Python
13 1 (0.68%) PHP
Qualifications
1 22 (14.97%) Degree
2 19 (12.93%) Security Cleared
3 17 (11.56%) SC Cleared
4 7 (4.76%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (2.72%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.68%) MCSA
6 1 (0.68%) MCSE
6 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.80%) QA
2 5 (3.40%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (2.72%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (2.04%) Docker
3 1 (0.68%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.68%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.68%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (2.72%) BMC PATROL
1 4 (2.72%) Single Sign-On
2 2 (1.36%) Terraform
3 1 (0.68%) Plesk
3 1 (0.68%) WSUS
Vendors
1 36 (24.49%) Microsoft
2 26 (17.69%) Oracle
3 16 (10.88%) SAP
4 8 (5.44%) Google
5 6 (4.08%) Ariba
5 6 (4.08%) Citrix
6 4 (2.72%) Atlassian
6 4 (2.72%) Cognos
6 4 (2.72%) IBM
7 3 (2.04%) Dell
7 3 (2.04%) Infragistics
8 2 (1.36%) Informatica
8 2 (1.36%) Talend
9 1 (0.68%) Adobe
9 1 (0.68%) Remedy
9 1 (0.68%) Sony
9 1 (0.68%) VMware