Period
to 23 January 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 23 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Hampshire > Portsmouth
6 months to
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 8 9 9
Rank change year-on-year +1 0 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 137 141 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 19.68% 22.07% 22.28%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 69.54% 63.80% 54.15%
Number of salaries quoted 128 137 140
Portsmouth median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -21.05%
10th Percentile £32,000 £24,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £46,250
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% -3.13%

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 197 221 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 28.30% 34.59% 41.14%
Number of salaries quoted 181 180 240
Portsmouth median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £32,000 £24,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £58,120 £57,500 £56,250
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -4.02%

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 23 January 2019.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 117 (85.40%) C#
2 112 (81.75%) .NET
3 93 (67.88%) Agile Software Development
4 89 (64.96%) JavaScript
5 82 (59.85%) MVC
6 77 (56.20%) ASP.NET
7 72 (52.55%) CSS
8 69 (50.36%) HTML
9 64 (46.72%) SQL
10 62 (45.26%) Microsoft
11 54 (39.42%) jQuery
11 54 (39.42%) ASP.NET MVC
12 48 (35.04%) AngularJS
12 48 (35.04%) TDD
13 45 (32.85%) ASP.NET Web API
14 41 (29.93%) T-SQL
15 36 (26.28%) HTML5
16 33 (24.09%) Web Services
17 32 (23.36%) CSS3
18 27 (19.71%) CRM
19 25 (18.25%) Degree
20 24 (17.52%) Ajax
21 23 (16.79%) ASP.NET MVC 5
22 22 (16.06%) .NET Framework
22 22 (16.06%) RIP
23 19 (13.87%) XML
23 19 (13.87%) Finance
23 19 (13.87%) SQL Server 2008
23 19 (13.87%) KnockoutJS
23 19 (13.87%) RequireJS

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 9 (6.57%) IIS
2 3 (2.19%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.73%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.73%) MQSeries
Applications
1 5 (3.65%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.73%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (3.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.46%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 14 (10.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.92%) Office 365
3 3 (2.19%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.46%) Boomi
5 1 (0.73%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.73%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.73%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (0.73%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 22 (16.06%) RIP
2 11 (8.03%) DNS
3 10 (7.30%) SMTP
4 8 (5.84%) Firewall
4 8 (5.84%) IMAP
4 8 (5.84%) Internet
5 2 (1.46%) HTTP
5 2 (1.46%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.46%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (13.87%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (5.84%) MySQL
2 8 (5.84%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (5.11%) Relational Database
4 5 (3.65%) Big Data
5 4 (2.92%) SQL Server 2016
5 4 (2.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (2.19%) Hadoop
6 3 (2.19%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.46%) Power BI
7 2 (1.46%) QlikView
7 2 (1.46%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.73%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.73%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (0.73%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.73%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 16 (11.68%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (9.49%) Git (software)
3 9 (6.57%) Visual Studio
4 8 (5.84%) InstallShield
5 7 (5.11%) JIRA
6 3 (2.19%) NUnit
7 2 (1.46%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 19 (13.87%) Finance
2 7 (5.11%) Retail
3 5 (3.65%) Back Office
4 1 (0.73%) Automotive
4 1 (0.73%) Banking
4 1 (0.73%) Local Government
4 1 (0.73%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 112 (81.75%) Developer
2 82 (59.85%) .NET Developer
3 48 (35.04%) C# Developer
4 44 (32.12%) C# .NET Developer
5 34 (24.82%) Software Developer
6 28 (20.44%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 24 (17.52%) SQL Developer
8 23 (16.79%) C# Software Developer
9 22 (16.06%) .NET Software Developer
9 22 (16.06%) Angular Developer
10 16 (11.68%) ASP.NET Developer
10 16 (11.68%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 12 (8.76%) JavaScript Developer
11 12 (8.76%) Senior Developer
12 10 (7.30%) Full Stack Developer
12 10 (7.30%) Senior .NET Developer
13 8 (5.84%) Software Engineer
14 7 (5.11%) Senior C# .NET Developer
14 7 (5.11%) Senior C# Developer
15 5 (3.65%) Senior SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (81.75%) .NET
2 77 (56.20%) ASP.NET
3 72 (52.55%) CSS
4 69 (50.36%) HTML
5 54 (39.42%) ASP.NET MVC
5 54 (39.42%) jQuery
6 48 (35.04%) AngularJS
7 45 (32.85%) ASP.NET Web API
8 36 (26.28%) HTML5
9 33 (24.09%) Web Services
10 32 (23.36%) CSS3
11 24 (17.52%) Ajax
12 23 (16.79%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 22 (16.06%) .NET Framework
14 19 (13.87%) KnockoutJS
14 19 (13.87%) RequireJS
14 19 (13.87%) XML
15 18 (13.14%) WCF
16 17 (12.41%) React
17 15 (10.95%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.30%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (5.84%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (3.65%) W3C
4 4 (2.92%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.19%) Fintech
6 1 (0.73%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.73%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.73%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 15 (10.95%) Windows
2 6 (4.38%) Windows 10
2 6 (4.38%) Windows Server
3 5 (3.65%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (2.19%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.46%) Linux
5 2 (1.46%) Unix
5 2 (1.46%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (67.88%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (59.85%) MVC
3 48 (35.04%) TDD
4 27 (19.71%) CRM
5 17 (12.41%) Problem-Solving
6 16 (11.68%) Web Development
7 14 (10.22%) E-Commerce
8 13 (9.49%) Business Intelligence
9 12 (8.76%) Unit Testing
10 10 (7.30%) Analytics
10 10 (7.30%) Software Engineering
11 9 (6.57%) SDLC
12 7 (5.11%) Configuration Management
12 7 (5.11%) Continuous Improvement
12 7 (5.11%) Web Analytics
13 6 (4.38%) API Development
13 6 (4.38%) Continuous Integration
14 5 (3.65%) Computer Science
14 5 (3.65%) Scrum
14 5 (3.65%) Server Management
Programming Languages
1 117 (85.40%) C#
2 89 (64.96%) JavaScript
3 64 (46.72%) SQL
4 41 (29.93%) T-SQL
5 10 (7.30%) Java
5 10 (7.30%) Python
6 8 (5.84%) C++
7 7 (5.11%) C
8 5 (3.65%) VB
8 5 (3.65%) VB.NET
9 4 (2.92%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.46%) ABAP
10 2 (1.46%) VBScript
11 1 (0.73%) Perl
11 1 (0.73%) R
11 1 (0.73%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.73%) VB6
11 1 (0.73%) VC++
Qualifications
1 25 (18.25%) Degree
2 6 (4.38%) SC Cleared
2 6 (4.38%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.46%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (1.46%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.84%) QA
2 1 (0.73%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (2.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.19%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.19%) Docker
3 2 (1.46%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (1.46%) SCCM
1 2 (1.46%) SCOM
Vendors
1 62 (45.26%) Microsoft
2 10 (7.30%) Oracle
3 7 (5.11%) Atlassian
4 6 (4.38%) VMware
5 4 (2.92%) Cisco
6 2 (1.46%) SAP
7 1 (0.73%) Citrix
7 1 (0.73%) IFS
7 1 (0.73%) Tableau