Period
to 21 September 2017

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

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
21 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 8 6
Rank change year-on-year +2 -2 -3
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 488 489 541
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 23.69% 19.42% 21.12%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 66.04% 59.93% 60.04%
Number of salaries quoted 448 495 484
West Sussex median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50% -1.23%
10th Percentile £27,750 £30,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £61,250 £58,750
South East median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 739 816 901
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 35.87% 32.41% 35.17%
Number of salaries quoted 636 779 793
West Sussex median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +4.94%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £25,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £60,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.66%

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 21 September 2017.

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 21 September 2017. 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 -6 146 £35,000 -30.00% 3
Worthing +7 84 £45,000 +50.00% 5
Horsham +5 81 £40,000 -15.79% 4
Gatwick 0 59 £32,000 -28.89%
Chichester +6 53 £40,000 +8.11% 4
East Grinstead +6 13 £42,500 +13.33%
Burgess Hill +7 9 £35,000 -26.32%
Haywards Heath +3 8 £32,000 -41.82%
Pulborough - 6 £45,000 -
Selsey 0 5 £40,000 +3.23%
SQL Server
South East

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 364 (74.59%) .NET
2 348 (71.31%) C#
3 299 (61.27%) ASP.NET
4 253 (51.84%) Agile Software Development
5 249 (51.02%) MVC
6 230 (47.13%) SQL
7 192 (39.34%) JavaScript
8 183 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
8 183 (37.50%) AngularJS
9 148 (30.33%) HTML
9 148 (30.33%) CSS
10 144 (29.51%) .NET Framework
11 136 (27.87%) ASP.NET Web API
12 133 (27.25%) Entity Framework
13 130 (26.64%) Microsoft
14 125 (25.61%) TDD
15 113 (23.16%) jQuery
16 106 (21.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 103 (21.11%) Microsoft Azure
18 102 (20.90%) Degree
19 99 (20.29%) Web Application Development
20 89 (18.24%) ASP.NET MVC 5
21 83 (17.01%) SQL Server 2016
22 82 (16.80%) Software Engineering
23 78 (15.98%) XML
24 76 (15.57%) VB.NET
24 76 (15.57%) Relational Database
25 75 (15.37%) T-SQL
26 74 (15.16%) Scrum
27 73 (14.96%) OO

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 23 (4.71%) SharePoint
2 21 (4.30%) Elasticsearch
3 16 (3.28%) IIS
4 15 (3.07%) CMS
4 15 (3.07%) Drupal
5 13 (2.66%) BizTalk Server
5 13 (2.66%) SharePoint Server
6 11 (2.25%) Umbraco
7 10 (2.05%) MS Exchange
8 8 (1.64%) Apache
8 8 (1.64%) WordPress
9 7 (1.43%) Tomcat
10 6 (1.23%) NServiceBus
11 3 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2010
11 3 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2013
12 2 (0.41%) SharePoint 2013
12 2 (0.41%) Sitecore CMS
13 1 (0.20%) Apache Solr
13 1 (0.20%) Joomla!
13 1 (0.20%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 25 (5.12%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.61%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.20%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.41%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 2 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.20%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (0.20%) Magento
2 1 (0.20%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.20%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 103 (21.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 59 (12.09%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (3.48%) GitHub
4 16 (3.28%) Amazon EC2
5 10 (2.05%) SaaS
6 6 (1.23%) Amazon ELB
6 6 (1.23%) Amazon S3
6 6 (1.23%) Amazon SQS
6 6 (1.23%) IaaS
6 6 (1.23%) PaaS
7 5 (1.02%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 34 (6.97%) Internet
2 21 (4.30%) TCP/IP
3 12 (2.46%) DNS
4 8 (1.64%) DHCP
5 6 (1.23%) Network Security
6 5 (1.02%) Broadband
7 3 (0.61%) Remote Desktop
7 3 (0.61%) RIP
8 2 (0.41%) Firewall
8 2 (0.41%) HTTPS
8 2 (0.41%) SAN
8 2 (0.41%) VPN
8 2 (0.41%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.20%) IP Telephony
9 1 (0.20%) LAN
9 1 (0.20%) NAS
9 1 (0.20%) SSL
9 1 (0.20%) VoIP
9 1 (0.20%) WAN
9 1 (0.20%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (17.01%) SQL Server 2016
2 76 (15.57%) Relational Database
3 72 (14.75%) SQL Server 2008
4 70 (14.34%) SQL Server 2014
5 64 (13.11%) MongoDB
6 61 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 56 (11.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 54 (11.07%) NoSQL
9 42 (8.61%) MySQL
10 37 (7.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 35 (7.17%) RDBMS
12 33 (6.76%) SQL Server 2012
13 31 (6.35%) Power BI
14 23 (4.71%) Data Warehouse
14 23 (4.71%) PostgreSQL
15 17 (3.48%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 16 (3.28%) Amazon RDS
17 14 (2.87%) BusinessObjects
17 14 (2.87%) QlikView
17 14 (2.87%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 66 (13.52%) Visual Studio
2 56 (11.48%) Git (software)
3 31 (6.35%) JSUnit
4 29 (5.94%) NUnit
5 27 (5.53%) TeamCity
6 22 (4.51%) Subversion
7 20 (4.10%) Team Foundation Server
8 18 (3.69%) JIRA
9 14 (2.87%) Bitbucket
10 7 (1.43%) MSTest
11 6 (1.23%) NuGet
11 6 (1.23%) Vagrant
12 5 (1.02%) Moq
12 5 (1.02%) Rhino Mocks
13 3 (0.61%) Grunt
14 2 (0.41%) Bower
14 2 (0.41%) Bugzilla
14 2 (0.41%) Jenkins
14 2 (0.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 2 (0.41%) Trac
General
1 68 (13.93%) Finance
2 28 (5.74%) Retail
3 18 (3.69%) Manufacturing
4 14 (2.87%) Advertising
5 11 (2.25%) Games
5 11 (2.25%) Telecoms
6 10 (2.05%) French Language
6 10 (2.05%) German Language
7 8 (1.64%) Legal
8 4 (0.82%) Back Office
9 2 (0.41%) Marketing
10 1 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 373 (76.43%) Developer
2 278 (56.97%) .NET Developer
3 139 (28.48%) C# Developer
4 126 (25.82%) C# .NET Developer
5 101 (20.70%) .NET Software Developer
6 89 (18.24%) Software Developer
7 81 (16.60%) SQL Developer
8 75 (15.37%) C# Software Developer
9 73 (14.96%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 68 (13.93%) ASP.NET Developer
11 56 (11.48%) Analyst
12 51 (10.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 49 (10.04%) Senior Developer
14 30 (6.15%) Agile Developer
15 28 (5.74%) .NET Software Engineer
15 28 (5.74%) C# Software Engineer
15 28 (5.74%) Internet Developer
15 28 (5.74%) Software Engineer
16 27 (5.53%) Agile C# Developer
16 27 (5.53%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 364 (74.59%) .NET
2 299 (61.27%) ASP.NET
3 183 (37.50%) AngularJS
3 183 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 148 (30.33%) CSS
4 148 (30.33%) HTML
5 144 (29.51%) .NET Framework
6 136 (27.87%) ASP.NET Web API
7 133 (27.25%) Entity Framework
8 113 (23.16%) jQuery
9 106 (21.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 89 (18.24%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 78 (15.98%) XML
12 73 (14.96%) WCF
13 65 (13.32%) RESTful
14 61 (12.50%) HTML5
15 57 (11.68%) WPF
16 52 (10.66%) Web Services
17 49 (10.04%) KnockoutJS
18 44 (9.02%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 48 (9.84%) Greenfield Project
2 46 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
3 34 (6.97%) Computer Science
4 25 (5.12%) User Experience
5 15 (3.07%) FMCG
5 15 (3.07%) Management Information System
6 13 (2.66%) Enterprise Software
7 9 (1.84%) N-Tier
8 6 (1.23%) Data Centre
8 6 (1.23%) Fintech
9 4 (0.82%) Reinsurance
10 3 (0.61%) Clustering
10 3 (0.61%) Driving Licence
10 3 (0.61%) Renewable Energy
11 2 (0.41%) Data Structures
11 2 (0.41%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.41%) PKI
11 2 (0.41%) Replication
11 2 (0.41%) Social Network
11 2 (0.41%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 47 (9.63%) Windows
2 34 (6.97%) Linux
3 17 (3.48%) Windows Server
4 13 (2.66%) Unix
4 13 (2.66%) zOS
5 8 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (0.61%) Android
7 1 (0.20%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.20%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 253 (51.84%) Agile Software Development
2 249 (51.02%) MVC
3 125 (25.61%) TDD
4 99 (20.29%) Web Application Development
5 82 (16.80%) Software Engineering
6 74 (15.16%) Scrum
7 73 (14.96%) OO
8 71 (14.55%) BDD
9 60 (12.30%) Unit Testing
10 58 (11.89%) Business Intelligence
11 45 (9.22%) Test Automation
12 42 (8.61%) OOP
13 39 (7.99%) Web Development
14 38 (7.79%) Refactoring
15 33 (6.76%) Microservices
16 29 (5.94%) Kanban
17 27 (5.53%) Continuous Integration
17 27 (5.53%) Dependency Injection
18 23 (4.71%) SOA
19 22 (4.51%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 348 (71.31%) C#
2 230 (47.13%) SQL
3 192 (39.34%) JavaScript
4 76 (15.57%) VB.NET
5 75 (15.37%) T-SQL
6 44 (9.02%) Ruby
7 20 (4.10%) F#
7 20 (4.10%) Java
8 17 (3.48%) PHP
9 15 (3.07%) PL/SQL
9 15 (3.07%) VB
10 13 (2.66%) Perl
11 8 (1.64%) PowerShell
12 6 (1.23%) Bash Shell
12 6 (1.23%) C++
12 6 (1.23%) Python
13 3 (0.61%) VB6
14 2 (0.41%) C
15 1 (0.20%) VBA
15 1 (0.20%) VC++
Qualifications
1 102 (20.90%) Degree
2 31 (6.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (2.05%) MCSE
4 9 (1.84%) MCSA
5 8 (1.64%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (1.43%) CCA
6 7 (1.43%) CCNA
6 7 (1.43%) Citrix Certification
6 7 (1.43%) Computer Science Degree
7 6 (1.23%) ISEB
8 5 (1.02%) ISEB Practitioner
9 2 (0.41%) MCITP
9 2 (0.41%) MCP
10 1 (0.20%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.20%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.20%) JNCIS
10 1 (0.20%) MCDST
10 1 (0.20%) MCTS
10 1 (0.20%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.20%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (2.87%) SLA
2 7 (1.43%) Data Quality
2 7 (1.43%) QA
System Software
1 12 (2.46%) Active Directory
2 7 (1.43%) MetaFrame
2 7 (1.43%) VMware ESXi
2 7 (1.43%) XenApp
3 6 (1.23%) Docker
4 5 (1.02%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.41%) UAG
6 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.20%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.20%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 20 (4.10%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 20 (4.10%) Kibana
1 20 (4.10%) WSUS
2 13 (2.66%) Tivoli
2 13 (2.66%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 7 (1.43%) Puppet
3 7 (1.43%) vCenter Server
4 6 (1.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 5 (1.02%) SCCM
6 1 (0.20%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 130 (26.64%) Microsoft
2 66 (13.52%) Oracle
3 24 (4.92%) IBM
4 21 (4.30%) Cognos
5 15 (3.07%) Tableau
6 12 (2.46%) VMware
7 10 (2.05%) SAP
8 9 (1.84%) Facebook
9 8 (1.64%) Citrix
10 2 (0.41%) ServiceNow
10 2 (0.41%) Sitecore
10 2 (0.41%) Twitter
10 2 (0.41%) Xamarin
11 1 (0.20%) Adobe
11 1 (0.20%) Avaya
11 1 (0.20%) EqualLogic
11 1 (0.20%) HP
11 1 (0.20%) Juniper
11 1 (0.20%) TARGIT
11 1 (0.20%) WatchGuard