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 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Hampshire / Portsmouth
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 9 10
Rank change year-on-year -4 +1  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 72 49 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 20.45% 20.00% 18.69%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 64.86% 55.06% 60.67%
Number of salaries quoted 72 48 45
Median salary £46,500 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +32.85% -22.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,750 £50,000
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 Portsmouth with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Portsmouth
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 111 89 89
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 31.53% 36.33% 30.80%
Number of salaries quoted 107 86 77
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -16.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Portsmouth 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 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 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 100 (78.74%) C#
2 99 (77.95%) .NET
3 87 (68.50%) ASP.NET
4 86 (67.72%) MVC
5 67 (52.76%) Agile Software Development
5 67 (52.76%) ASP.NET MVC
6 59 (46.46%) JavaScript
7 56 (44.09%) SQL
7 56 (44.09%) Microsoft
8 53 (41.73%) ASP.NET Web API
9 51 (40.16%) TDD
10 49 (38.58%) CSS
11 47 (37.01%) Web Application Development
12 43 (33.86%) jQuery
13 36 (28.35%) .NET Framework
14 34 (26.77%) WCF
14 34 (26.77%) RESTful
14 34 (26.77%) HTML
15 32 (25.20%) BDD
15 32 (25.20%) Entity Framework
15 32 (25.20%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 29 (22.83%) SQL Server 2016
17 27 (21.26%) NoSQL
17 27 (21.26%) Ruby
18 24 (18.90%) Team Foundation Server
18 24 (18.90%) Finance
19 22 (17.32%) AngularJS
20 21 (16.54%) KnockoutJS
20 21 (16.54%) Git (software)
20 21 (16.54%) NUnit

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 13 (10.24%) Confluence
2 7 (5.51%) NServiceBus
3 6 (4.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 4 (3.15%) IIS
5 3 (2.36%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.79%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (0.79%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.57%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.79%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 19 (14.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (9.45%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (4.72%) Boomi
4 2 (1.57%) IaaS
4 2 (1.57%) Office 365
4 2 (1.57%) PaaS
4 2 (1.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.94%) Internet
2 4 (3.15%) DNS
3 3 (2.36%) Firewall
3 3 (2.36%) IMAP
3 3 (2.36%) SMTP
4 2 (1.57%) LAN
4 2 (1.57%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (22.83%) SQL Server 2016
2 27 (21.26%) NoSQL
3 13 (10.24%) Endeca
3 13 (10.24%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (7.87%) SQL Server 2014
5 8 (6.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (6.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (5.51%) Redis
7 6 (4.72%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (3.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (2.36%) QlikView
9 3 (2.36%) Relational Database
10 2 (1.57%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (1.57%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (1.57%) Geospatial Data
10 2 (1.57%) GIS
11 1 (0.79%) Couchbase
11 1 (0.79%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.79%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.79%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 24 (18.90%) Team Foundation Server
2 21 (16.54%) Git (software)
2 21 (16.54%) NUnit
3 14 (11.02%) JIRA
3 14 (11.02%) TeamCity
4 8 (6.30%) Visual Studio
5 7 (5.51%) Moq
6 1 (0.79%) Selenium
6 1 (0.79%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 24 (18.90%) Finance
2 19 (14.96%) Marketing
3 10 (7.87%) Retail
4 7 (5.51%) Back Office
5 5 (3.94%) Advertising
6 2 (1.57%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.79%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 101 (79.53%) Developer
2 73 (57.48%) .NET Developer
3 32 (25.20%) C# Developer
4 22 (17.32%) .NET Software Developer
4 22 (17.32%) C# .NET Developer
5 19 (14.96%) ASP.NET Developer
6 17 (13.39%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 17 (13.39%) Lead Developer
7 15 (11.81%) Lead .NET Developer
8 11 (8.66%) Senior Developer
8 11 (8.66%) Software Developer
9 9 (7.09%) C# Software Developer
10 8 (6.30%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 8 (6.30%) Senior C# Developer
11 6 (4.72%) DBA
11 6 (4.72%) SAP Developer
11 6 (4.72%) SAP PI Developer
11 6 (4.72%) Senior .NET Developer
11 6 (4.72%) SQL Developer
12 5 (3.94%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (77.95%) .NET
2 87 (68.50%) ASP.NET
3 67 (52.76%) ASP.NET MVC
4 53 (41.73%) ASP.NET Web API
5 49 (38.58%) CSS
6 43 (33.86%) jQuery
7 36 (28.35%) .NET Framework
8 34 (26.77%) HTML
8 34 (26.77%) RESTful
8 34 (26.77%) WCF
9 32 (25.20%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 32 (25.20%) Entity Framework
10 22 (17.32%) AngularJS
11 21 (16.54%) KnockoutJS
12 20 (15.75%) Node.js
13 18 (14.17%) Web Services
14 16 (12.60%) Ajax
14 16 (12.60%) ASP.NET MVC 3
14 16 (12.60%) Code First Entity Framework
15 15 (11.81%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.02%) Greenfield Project
2 7 (5.51%) Wiki
3 6 (4.72%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.36%) Data Structures
4 3 (2.36%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.57%) Social Media
6 1 (0.79%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.79%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.79%) Replication
6 1 (0.79%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 10 (7.87%) Windows
2 4 (3.15%) Windows Server
3 2 (1.57%) Linux
4 1 (0.79%) Android
4 1 (0.79%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.79%) Unix
4 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (67.72%) MVC
2 67 (52.76%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (40.16%) TDD
4 47 (37.01%) Web Application Development
5 32 (25.20%) BDD
6 18 (14.17%) Scrum
7 16 (12.60%) Unit Testing
8 15 (11.81%) Web Development
9 14 (11.02%) Continuous Integration
10 13 (10.24%) SOA
11 12 (9.45%) Dependency Injection
11 12 (9.45%) SOLID
11 12 (9.45%) UML
12 10 (7.87%) Mobile Development
13 9 (7.09%) E-Commerce
13 9 (7.09%) SDLC
14 8 (6.30%) Business Intelligence
15 7 (5.51%) OO
15 7 (5.51%) Pair Programming
16 6 (4.72%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 100 (78.74%) C#
2 59 (46.46%) JavaScript
3 56 (44.09%) SQL
4 27 (21.26%) Ruby
5 14 (11.02%) Java
5 14 (11.02%) T-SQL
6 7 (5.51%) Python
7 6 (4.72%) ABAP
8 1 (0.79%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.79%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.79%) XAML
Qualifications
1 7 (5.51%) Degree
2 5 (3.94%) SC Cleared
2 5 (3.94%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.15%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.79%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.72%) QA
2 2 (1.57%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.57%) SLA
3 1 (0.79%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (2.36%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.57%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.57%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (1.57%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (1.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (4.72%) MOM
2 2 (1.57%) SQL Sentry
3 1 (0.79%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 56 (44.09%) Microsoft
2 11 (8.66%) Oracle
3 9 (7.09%) Xamarin
4 6 (4.72%) SAP
5 2 (1.57%) Cisco
5 2 (1.57%) Citrix
5 2 (1.57%) VMware
6 1 (0.79%) MuleSoft
6 1 (0.79%) Remedy
6 1 (0.79%) Tableau
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