Period
to 17 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 17 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 11 6 11
Rank change year-on-year -5 +5 -6
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 333 500 486
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 15.96% 23.29% 18.82%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 56.06% 67.84% 56.45%
Number of salaries quoted 300 475 497
West Sussex median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11% +7.14%
10th Percentile £27,000 £29,500 £29,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £58,750 £61,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -

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 West Sussex with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
West Sussex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 594 737 861
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 28.46% 34.33% 33.35%
Number of salaries quoted 509 659 824
West Sussex median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.56% +7.14%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,750 £24,825
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £62,500
South East median annual salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.11% - +5.88%

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in West Sussex

SQL Server
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Salary trend for SQL Server in West Sussex

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server in West Sussex over the 6 months to 17 July 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in West Sussex

SQL Server
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 17 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crawley +3 107 £50,000 +42.86% 6
Chichester +2 70 £45,000 +12.50% 5
Worthing -8 55 £42,500 -15.00% 4
Horsham -14 37 £40,000 - 1
Gatwick -7 28 £38,500 +13.24%
Burgess Hill -26 6 £32,500 -7.14% 1
Haywards Heath -6 4 £46,250 +2.78% 1
Shoreham-by-Sea - 3 £25,000 - 2
Littlehampton - 2 £30,000 -
SQL Server
South East

For the 6 months to 17 July 2018, 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 227 (68.17%) .NET
2 218 (65.47%) C#
3 156 (46.85%) SQL
4 149 (44.74%) ASP.NET
5 138 (41.44%) MVC
6 128 (38.44%) Agile Software Development
7 116 (34.83%) JavaScript
8 106 (31.83%) .NET Framework
9 98 (29.43%) Entity Framework
10 89 (26.73%) Microsoft
11 84 (25.23%) HTML
12 83 (24.92%) ASP.NET MVC
13 79 (23.72%) ASP.NET Web API
14 77 (23.12%) TDD
15 71 (21.32%) T-SQL
16 70 (21.02%) Finance
16 70 (21.02%) WCF
17 68 (20.42%) Microsoft Azure
18 66 (19.82%) CSS
19 62 (18.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 59 (17.72%) SQL Server 2016
21 58 (17.42%) AngularJS
22 51 (15.32%) Scrum
23 49 (14.71%) XML
23 49 (14.71%) Relational Database
24 48 (14.41%) Windows
25 47 (14.11%) Git (software)
26 46 (13.81%) Web Application Development
26 46 (13.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
27 45 (13.51%) BDD

SQL Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 17 (5.11%) IIS
1 17 (5.11%) SharePoint
2 12 (3.60%) CMS
3 11 (3.30%) Drupal
4 8 (2.40%) Umbraco
5 6 (1.80%) Tomcat
6 5 (1.50%) Apache
6 5 (1.50%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (1.50%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (1.20%) Liferay
8 2 (0.60%) JBoss
8 2 (0.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.30%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.30%) MS Project Server
9 1 (0.30%) NServiceBus
9 1 (0.30%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.30%) WordPress
Applications
1 26 (7.81%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (1.20%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (0.90%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.30%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 68 (20.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 36 (10.81%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (4.20%) IaaS
3 14 (4.20%) PaaS
4 6 (1.80%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (0.90%) Office 365
6 2 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (4.50%) WebEx
2 3 (0.90%) Internet
2 3 (0.90%) Intranet
2 3 (0.90%) SMS
3 1 (0.30%) DNS
3 1 (0.30%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.30%) HTTP
3 1 (0.30%) Network Security
3 1 (0.30%) SSL
3 1 (0.30%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (18.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 59 (17.72%) SQL Server 2016
3 49 (14.71%) Relational Database
4 46 (13.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 34 (10.21%) NoSQL
6 31 (9.31%) RDBMS
7 23 (6.91%) SQL Server 2012
8 22 (6.61%) SQL Server 2008
9 18 (5.41%) Data Warehouse
10 16 (4.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 15 (4.50%) MySQL
12 14 (4.20%) SQL Server 2014
13 12 (3.60%) MongoDB
13 12 (3.60%) QlikView
14 10 (3.00%) BusinessObjects
14 10 (3.00%) Data Mining
14 10 (3.00%) Power BI
15 9 (2.70%) Azure SQL Database
16 6 (1.80%) PostgreSQL
16 6 (1.80%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 47 (14.11%) Git (software)
2 27 (8.11%) Visual Studio
3 23 (6.91%) Team Foundation Server
4 18 (5.41%) TeamCity
5 11 (3.30%) Selenium
5 11 (3.30%) WebDriver
6 8 (2.40%) NUnit
7 7 (2.10%) MSTest
8 4 (1.20%) Maven
8 4 (1.20%) Visual Studio Team System
9 3 (0.90%) Mercurial
10 2 (0.60%) Gerrit
10 2 (0.60%) Jenkins
10 2 (0.60%) Subversion
11 1 (0.30%) Ant
11 1 (0.30%) JIRA
11 1 (0.30%) MSBuild
11 1 (0.30%) Octopus Deploy
11 1 (0.30%) SpecFlow
General
1 70 (21.02%) Finance
2 31 (9.31%) Marketing
3 19 (5.71%) Retail
4 15 (4.50%) French Language
4 15 (4.50%) German Language
4 15 (4.50%) Russian Language
4 15 (4.50%) Spanish Language
5 10 (3.00%) Back Office
5 10 (3.00%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.60%) Advertising
6 2 (0.60%) Banking
Job Titles
1 223 (66.97%) Developer
2 154 (46.25%) .NET Developer
3 111 (33.33%) C# Developer
4 97 (29.13%) C# .NET Developer
5 64 (19.22%) .NET Software Developer
6 61 (18.32%) Analyst
7 47 (14.11%) SQL Developer
8 39 (11.71%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 38 (11.41%) C# Software Developer
10 30 (9.01%) Software Developer
11 26 (7.81%) ASP.NET Developer
12 24 (7.21%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 21 (6.31%) Developer/Software Engineer
13 21 (6.31%) Software Engineer
14 20 (6.01%) Systems Analyst
15 19 (5.71%) .NET Software Engineer
15 19 (5.71%) Agile .NET Developer
15 19 (5.71%) Agile C# Developer
15 19 (5.71%) Agile Developer
15 19 (5.71%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 227 (68.17%) .NET
2 149 (44.74%) ASP.NET
3 106 (31.83%) .NET Framework
4 98 (29.43%) Entity Framework
5 84 (25.23%) HTML
6 83 (24.92%) ASP.NET MVC
7 79 (23.72%) ASP.NET Web API
8 70 (21.02%) WCF
9 66 (19.82%) CSS
10 58 (17.42%) AngularJS
11 49 (14.71%) XML
12 44 (13.21%) jQuery
13 43 (12.91%) Code First Entity Framework
14 42 (12.61%) WPF
15 38 (11.41%) Node.js
16 36 (10.81%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 36 (10.81%) RESTful
16 36 (10.81%) WinForms
17 31 (9.31%) JSON
18 28 (8.41%) React
Miscellaneous
1 25 (7.51%) Computer Science
2 16 (4.80%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (3.30%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (3.30%) Reinsurance
3 11 (3.30%) Social Network
4 10 (3.00%) FMCG
4 10 (3.00%) Mobile App
5 9 (2.70%) Renewable Energy
6 7 (2.10%) Management Information System
7 6 (1.80%) Data Centre
7 6 (1.80%) Data Structures
8 4 (1.20%) Greenfield Project
8 4 (1.20%) Virtual Team
9 3 (0.90%) Driving Licence
9 3 (0.90%) Self-Motivation
10 2 (0.60%) Algorithms
10 2 (0.60%) EPoS
10 2 (0.60%) User Experience
11 1 (0.30%) Clustering
11 1 (0.30%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 48 (14.41%) Windows
2 7 (2.10%) Linux
3 5 (1.50%) Windows Server
4 4 (1.20%) Unix
5 2 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (41.44%) MVC
2 128 (38.44%) Agile Software Development
3 77 (23.12%) TDD
4 51 (15.32%) Scrum
5 46 (13.81%) Web Application Development
6 45 (13.51%) BDD
7 41 (12.31%) Software Engineering
8 39 (11.71%) Waterfall
9 38 (11.41%) Problem-Solving
10 33 (9.91%) Business Intelligence
10 33 (9.91%) Test Automation
11 28 (8.41%) ITIL
12 26 (7.81%) Microservices
13 25 (7.51%) Web Development
14 24 (7.21%) OO
15 23 (6.91%) E-Commerce
16 22 (6.61%) ETL
17 20 (6.01%) Kanban
18 19 (5.71%) Decision-Making
18 19 (5.71%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 218 (65.47%) C#
2 156 (46.85%) SQL
3 116 (34.83%) JavaScript
4 71 (21.32%) T-SQL
5 36 (10.81%) Ruby
6 20 (6.01%) PowerShell
7 17 (5.11%) Java
8 15 (4.50%) PL/SQL
8 15 (4.50%) VB.NET
9 12 (3.60%) PHP
10 6 (1.80%) Python
11 4 (1.20%) F#
12 3 (0.90%) Bash Shell
12 3 (0.90%) VBA
12 3 (0.90%) VBScript
13 2 (0.60%) C
13 2 (0.60%) Embedded C
13 2 (0.60%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.60%) VB
14 1 (0.30%) C++
Qualifications
1 34 (10.21%) Degree
2 15 (4.50%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (1.80%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.60%) HND
5 1 (0.30%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.30%) ISEB
5 1 (0.30%) MCTS
5 1 (0.30%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (5.11%) Data Quality
2 5 (1.50%) QA
3 2 (0.60%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (2.40%) Docker
2 1 (0.30%) Firmware
2 1 (0.30%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (0.30%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.30%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (0.30%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (0.30%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (1.20%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 4 (1.20%) Kibana
1 4 (1.20%) WSUS
2 3 (0.90%) Kubernetes
2 3 (0.90%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (0.90%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (0.60%) Ansible
3 2 (0.60%) SCCM
Vendors
1 89 (26.73%) Microsoft
2 42 (12.61%) Oracle
3 19 (5.71%) Tableau
4 15 (4.50%) Citrix
4 15 (4.50%) Salesforce.com
5 8 (2.40%) Cognos
5 8 (2.40%) Sybase
6 7 (2.10%) Facebook
6 7 (2.10%) Google
6 7 (2.10%) IBM
6 7 (2.10%) Twitter
6 7 (2.10%) Xamarin
7 6 (1.80%) Informatica
8 5 (1.50%) Trillium
9 4 (1.20%) Capita
9 4 (1.20%) VMware
10 2 (0.60%) Ivanti
10 2 (0.60%) Netezza
10 2 (0.60%) SolarWinds
10 2 (0.60%) Teradata