Period
to 18 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Hampshire > Portsmouth
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 9 8
Rank change year-on-year -6 -1 -5
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 129 137 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 18.83% 20.54% 23.26%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 63.55% 54.15% 60.32%
Number of salaries quoted 118 133 169
Portsmouth median annual salary £45,000 £38,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.88% -18.95% +18.75%
10th Percentile £27,125 £29,700 £26,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £47,500 £58,750
Hampshire median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.56% -2.50% -

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 203 253 310
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 29.64% 37.93% 38.56%
Number of salaries quoted 153 241 283
Portsmouth median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% -1.16%
10th Percentile £27,500 £30,667 £27,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £55,250 £58,750
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -3.61% +3.75%

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 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 18 November 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.

1 113 (87.60%) .NET
2 111 (86.05%) C#
3 107 (82.95%) MVC
4 88 (68.22%) JavaScript
5 84 (65.12%) ASP.NET
6 76 (58.91%) CSS
7 72 (55.81%) SQL
8 70 (54.26%) Microsoft
9 69 (53.49%) ASP.NET MVC
10 63 (48.84%) HTML
11 60 (46.51%) ASP.NET Web API
12 50 (38.76%) jQuery
13 49 (37.98%) Agile Software Development
14 42 (32.56%) Ruby
15 38 (29.46%) SQL Server 2016
16 35 (27.13%) Microsoft Azure
17 33 (25.58%) NoSQL
18 32 (24.81%) Web Application Development
18 32 (24.81%) Web Services
19 31 (24.03%) AngularJS
20 30 (23.26%) Web Development
21 29 (22.48%) WCF
22 27 (20.93%) Finance
22 27 (20.93%) HTML5
23 26 (20.16%) .NET Framework
24 25 (19.38%) Retail
25 24 (18.60%) NUnit
25 24 (18.60%) Python
26 23 (17.83%) Greenfield Project
27 22 (17.05%) SDLC

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 15 (11.63%) NServiceBus
2 5 (3.88%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.33%) IIS
4 2 (1.55%) Apache
4 2 (1.55%) CMS
4 2 (1.55%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (1.55%) Moodle
4 2 (1.55%) Skype for Business
4 2 (1.55%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.78%) Confluence
5 1 (0.78%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.78%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (1.55%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (1.55%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.78%) Infor M3
1 1 (0.78%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (0.78%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.78%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (0.78%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 35 (27.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (13.18%) GitHub
3 11 (8.53%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (1.55%) Office 365
6 1 (0.78%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.88%) DNS
2 3 (2.33%) IMAP
2 3 (2.33%) SMTP
3 2 (1.55%) DHCP
3 2 (1.55%) Internet
3 2 (1.55%) SAN
4 1 (0.78%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (29.46%) SQL Server 2016
2 33 (25.58%) NoSQL
3 17 (13.18%) SQL Server 2008
4 15 (11.63%) Redis
5 10 (7.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (7.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (4.65%) Relational Database
7 5 (3.88%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (3.88%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (3.10%) MongoDB
8 4 (3.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (1.55%) Geospatial Data
10 2 (1.55%) GIS
10 2 (1.55%) InfluxDB
10 2 (1.55%) OLAP
11 1 (0.78%) Amazon RDS
11 1 (0.78%) Big Data
11 1 (0.78%) Lumira
11 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 24 (18.60%) NUnit
2 22 (17.05%) Moq
2 22 (17.05%) Team Foundation Server
3 20 (15.50%) Git (software)
4 17 (13.18%) Jenkins
5 8 (6.20%) Visual Studio
6 5 (3.88%) Selenium
7 3 (2.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 3 (2.33%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.78%) JIRA
8 1 (0.78%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.78%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 27 (20.93%) Finance
2 25 (19.38%) Retail
3 16 (12.40%) Advertising
4 15 (11.63%) Back Office
5 2 (1.55%) Games
6 1 (0.78%) Automotive
6 1 (0.78%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 102 (79.07%) Developer
2 74 (57.36%) .NET Developer
3 57 (44.19%) C# Developer
4 47 (36.43%) C# .NET Developer
5 38 (29.46%) Senior Developer
6 34 (26.36%) ASP.NET Developer
6 34 (26.36%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 33 (25.58%) Software Developer
8 31 (24.03%) Senior C# Developer
9 30 (23.26%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 29 (22.48%) Senior .NET Developer
11 27 (20.93%) C# Software Developer
12 26 (20.16%) Senior C# .NET Developer
13 25 (19.38%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
13 25 (19.38%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
14 23 (17.83%) .NET Software Developer
14 23 (17.83%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
15 18 (13.95%) Senior Software Developer
16 16 (12.40%) Senior .NET Software Developer
16 16 (12.40%) Senior C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (87.60%) .NET
2 84 (65.12%) ASP.NET
3 76 (58.91%) CSS
4 69 (53.49%) ASP.NET MVC
5 63 (48.84%) HTML
6 60 (46.51%) ASP.NET Web API
7 50 (38.76%) jQuery
8 32 (24.81%) Web Services
9 31 (24.03%) AngularJS
10 29 (22.48%) WCF
11 27 (20.93%) HTML5
12 26 (20.16%) .NET Framework
13 22 (17.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 19 (14.73%) RESTful
15 18 (13.95%) Entity Framework
15 18 (13.95%) Kendo UI
16 17 (13.18%) .NET Core
16 17 (13.18%) Ajax
17 16 (12.40%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 16 (12.40%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 23 (17.83%) Greenfield Project
2 15 (11.63%) Wiki
3 9 (6.98%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.10%) User Experience
5 3 (2.33%) Replication
6 2 (1.55%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.55%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.55%) Learning Management System
6 2 (1.55%) W3C
7 1 (0.78%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 10 (7.75%) Windows
2 5 (3.88%) Windows Server
3 3 (2.33%) Linux
4 1 (0.78%) Solaris
4 1 (0.78%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (82.95%) MVC
2 49 (37.98%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (24.81%) Web Application Development
4 30 (23.26%) Web Development
5 22 (17.05%) SDLC
6 21 (16.28%) E-Commerce
7 20 (15.50%) OO
7 20 (15.50%) SOLID
7 20 (15.50%) TDD
7 20 (15.50%) Unit Testing
8 18 (13.95%) Analytics
8 18 (13.95%) BDD
9 17 (13.18%) Data Analytics
9 17 (13.18%) SOA
10 15 (11.63%) Pair Programming
11 13 (10.08%) Scrum
12 11 (8.53%) Software Engineering
12 11 (8.53%) UML
13 10 (7.75%) Business Intelligence
13 10 (7.75%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 111 (86.05%) C#
2 88 (68.22%) JavaScript
3 72 (55.81%) SQL
4 42 (32.56%) Ruby
5 24 (18.60%) Python
6 19 (14.73%) Java
6 19 (14.73%) T-SQL
7 4 (3.10%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.55%) Bash Shell
8 2 (1.55%) F#
8 2 (1.55%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.78%) C
9 1 (0.78%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (8.53%) Degree
2 7 (5.43%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (3.88%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.88%) Security Cleared
4 4 (3.10%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.55%) MCSA
5 2 (1.55%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.53%) QA
System Software
1 18 (13.95%) Docker
2 4 (3.10%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.10%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.55%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (1.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 17 (13.18%) Docker Swarm
2 3 (2.33%) Perfmon
3 2 (1.55%) Kibana
4 1 (0.78%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.78%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.78%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 70 (54.26%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.10%) Xamarin
3 2 (1.55%) Adobe
3 2 (1.55%) Blackboard
3 2 (1.55%) Citrix
3 2 (1.55%) Google
3 2 (1.55%) Oracle
3 2 (1.55%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (1.55%) SAP
3 2 (1.55%) VMware
4 1 (0.78%) Ariba
4 1 (0.78%) Cognos
4 1 (0.78%) Pegasus
4 1 (0.78%) Talend