Period
to 18 January 2018

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 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Hampshire > Portsmouth
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 11 9 9
Rank change year-on-year -2 0 -4
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 141 136 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 22.17% 21.97% 22.73%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 63.51% 53.54% 57.79%
Number of salaries quoted 135 138 170
Portsmouth median annual salary £42,500 £38,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.39% -18.95% +23.38%
10th Percentile £24,000 £27,500 £28,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £46,250 £59,125
Hampshire median annual salary £40,000 £38,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.23% -3.13% +6.67%

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 222 254 308
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 34.91% 41.03% 39.34%
Number of salaries quoted 177 241 287
Portsmouth median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% -
10th Percentile £24,000 £27,500 £28,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £56,250 £58,750
Hampshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,674
% change year-on-year - -4.02% +6.86%

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 January 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 114 (80.85%) C#
2 113 (80.14%) .NET
3 95 (67.38%) MVC
4 88 (62.41%) SQL
5 81 (57.45%) ASP.NET
6 74 (52.48%) JavaScript
7 69 (48.94%) ASP.NET MVC
8 61 (43.26%) CSS
9 57 (40.43%) SQL Server 2016
9 57 (40.43%) HTML
10 55 (39.01%) ASP.NET Web API
11 52 (36.88%) Agile Software Development
12 44 (31.21%) Microsoft Azure
13 43 (30.50%) AngularJS
14 42 (29.79%) jQuery
15 41 (29.08%) Microsoft
16 35 (24.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 33 (23.40%) T-SQL
18 32 (22.70%) Web Services
19 29 (20.57%) Analytics
20 28 (19.86%) Web Development
21 27 (19.15%) Kendo UI
21 27 (19.15%) Docker
22 26 (18.44%) .NET Core
22 26 (18.44%) Docker Swarm
22 26 (18.44%) Jenkins
22 26 (18.44%) Data Analytics
22 26 (18.44%) GitHub
23 23 (16.31%) Web Application Development
23 23 (16.31%) Greenfield Project

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 6 (4.26%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (2.84%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.42%) Apache
3 2 (1.42%) CMS
3 2 (1.42%) Moodle
3 2 (1.42%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.71%) Confluence
4 1 (0.71%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.71%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.71%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (2.84%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.42%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.42%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.71%) Infor M3
1 1 (0.71%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (0.71%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.71%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (0.71%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 44 (31.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (18.44%) GitHub
3 7 (4.96%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (2.84%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.71%) Office 365
5 1 (0.71%) SaaS
5 1 (0.71%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.09%) DNS
2 7 (4.96%) Internet
3 6 (4.26%) DHCP
4 4 (2.84%) HTTP
4 4 (2.84%) SMTP
4 4 (2.84%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.42%) Firewall
6 1 (0.71%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (40.43%) SQL Server 2016
2 18 (12.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 18 (12.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (9.93%) MongoDB
3 14 (9.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 10 (7.09%) NoSQL
5 9 (6.38%) InfluxDB
6 8 (5.67%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (5.67%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (4.96%) Power BI
8 6 (4.26%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (3.55%) Crystal Reports
9 5 (3.55%) Relational Database
10 2 (1.42%) Big Data
10 2 (1.42%) OLAP
10 2 (1.42%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.71%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (0.71%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.71%) Oracle Discoverer
11 1 (0.71%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 26 (18.44%) Jenkins
2 22 (15.60%) Git (software)
3 11 (7.80%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (6.38%) Selenium
5 8 (5.67%) NUnit
6 7 (4.96%) Moq
7 5 (3.55%) TeamCity
8 2 (1.42%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.71%) JIRA
General
1 15 (10.64%) Retail
2 14 (9.93%) Advertising
2 14 (9.93%) Finance
3 5 (3.55%) Games
4 1 (0.71%) Automotive
4 1 (0.71%) Front Office
4 1 (0.71%) Law
Job Titles
1 120 (85.11%) Developer
2 87 (61.70%) .NET Developer
3 67 (47.52%) C# Developer
4 60 (42.55%) C# .NET Developer
5 48 (34.04%) Software Developer
6 46 (32.62%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 45 (31.91%) Senior Developer
8 44 (31.21%) ASP.NET Developer
8 44 (31.21%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 42 (29.79%) C# Software Developer
10 37 (26.24%) .NET Software Developer
10 37 (26.24%) Senior .NET Developer
10 37 (26.24%) Senior C# Developer
11 36 (25.53%) Senior C# .NET Developer
12 35 (24.82%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
12 35 (24.82%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
13 34 (24.11%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 29 (20.57%) Senior Software Developer
15 27 (19.15%) Senior .NET Software Developer
15 27 (19.15%) Senior C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (80.14%) .NET
2 81 (57.45%) ASP.NET
3 69 (48.94%) ASP.NET MVC
4 61 (43.26%) CSS
5 57 (40.43%) HTML
6 55 (39.01%) ASP.NET Web API
7 43 (30.50%) AngularJS
8 42 (29.79%) jQuery
9 35 (24.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 32 (22.70%) Web Services
11 27 (19.15%) Kendo UI
12 26 (18.44%) .NET Core
13 19 (13.48%) RESTful
14 17 (12.06%) WCF
15 14 (9.93%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 13 (9.22%) .NET Framework
16 13 (9.22%) HTML5
17 9 (6.38%) Entity Framework
17 9 (6.38%) WPF
18 8 (5.67%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 23 (16.31%) Greenfield Project
2 9 (6.38%) Computer Science
3 4 (2.84%) Driving Licence
3 4 (2.84%) User Experience
4 2 (1.42%) Learning Management System
5 1 (0.71%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.71%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 7 (4.96%) Windows
2 5 (3.55%) Unix
3 4 (2.84%) Linux
3 4 (2.84%) Windows 10
3 4 (2.84%) Windows 7
3 4 (2.84%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.71%) Solaris
4 1 (0.71%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (67.38%) MVC
2 52 (36.88%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (20.57%) Analytics
4 28 (19.86%) Web Development
5 26 (18.44%) Data Analytics
6 23 (16.31%) Web Application Development
7 21 (14.89%) Business Intelligence
8 20 (14.18%) TDD
9 19 (13.48%) BDD
10 18 (12.77%) Unit Testing
11 17 (12.06%) Scrum
12 15 (10.64%) OO
13 12 (8.51%) Front End Development
14 11 (7.80%) Dependency Injection
15 10 (7.09%) E-Commerce
16 9 (6.38%) Creative Thinking
17 8 (5.67%) Software Engineering
18 7 (4.96%) Lead Generation
19 6 (4.26%) Customer Requirements
19 6 (4.26%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 114 (80.85%) C#
2 88 (62.41%) SQL
3 74 (52.48%) JavaScript
4 33 (23.40%) T-SQL
5 22 (15.60%) Ruby
6 10 (7.09%) VB.NET
7 9 (6.38%) Python
8 5 (3.55%) F#
8 5 (3.55%) PowerShell
9 4 (2.84%) Java
9 4 (2.84%) VBScript
10 1 (0.71%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.71%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (6.38%) SC Cleared
1 9 (6.38%) Security Cleared
2 8 (5.67%) Degree
3 4 (2.84%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (2.84%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.42%) MCSA
4 2 (1.42%) MCSE
5 1 (0.71%) MCITP
5 1 (0.71%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.84%) QA
2 1 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 27 (19.15%) Docker
2 11 (7.80%) Active Directory
3 7 (4.96%) Hyper-V
4 6 (4.26%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 26 (18.44%) Docker Swarm
2 5 (3.55%) Kibana
3 4 (2.84%) SCCM
3 4 (2.84%) SCOM
4 1 (0.71%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.71%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.71%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 41 (29.08%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.55%) Google
2 5 (3.55%) VMware
3 2 (1.42%) Adobe
3 2 (1.42%) Blackboard
3 2 (1.42%) Oracle
3 2 (1.42%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (1.42%) SAP
4 1 (0.71%) Ariba
4 1 (0.71%) Citrix
4 1 (0.71%) Cognos
4 1 (0.71%) Pegasus
4 1 (0.71%) Tableau
4 1 (0.71%) Talend