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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 23 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
23 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 16 13 9
Rank change year-on-year -3 -4 +8
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 133 195 258
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in West Sussex 11.61% 16.26% 16.74%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 43.32% 66.55% 57.72%
Number of salaries quoted 98 171 228
10th Percentile £41,250 £41,250 £33,500
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -5.00%
75th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £57,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £70,000 £70,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 307 293 447
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 26.79% 24.44% 29.01%
Number of salaries quoted 207 257 398
10th Percentile £37,500 £38,350 £33,500
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £39,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% -5.00%
75th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £60,000
90th Percentile £91,250 £71,000 £70,000
South East median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in West Sussex

SQL Server
Salary Trend in West Sussex

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SQL Server in West Sussex.

Salary trend for SQL Server in West Sussex

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

Salary distribution for jobs citing SQL Server in West Sussex over the 6 months to 23 May 2022.

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 23 May 2022. 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
Jobs
Crawley -5 49 £60,000 +9.09% 10
Horsham +2 34 £45,000 -25.00% 2
East Grinstead -2 10 - -
Gatwick -6 9 £62,500 -3.85% 1
Worthing -24 8 £47,500 +5.56% 1
Burgess Hill - 5 £65,000 -
Haywards Heath - 2 £45,000 -
SQL Server
South East

For the 6 months to 23 May 2022, 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 80 (60.15%) C#
1 80 (60.15%) .NET
2 76 (57.14%) SQL
3 63 (47.37%) Social Skills
4 55 (41.35%) Microsoft
5 52 (39.10%) Azure
6 50 (37.59%) ASP.NET
7 43 (32.33%) MVC
8 42 (31.58%) JavaScript
9 39 (29.32%) T-SQL
9 39 (29.32%) Finance
10 38 (28.57%) Oracle
11 32 (24.06%) Software Engineering
12 31 (23.31%) Degree
12 31 (23.31%) QA
12 31 (23.31%) ASP.NET MVC
13 30 (22.56%) .NET Framework
14 29 (21.80%) Business Intelligence
15 27 (20.30%) Agile
16 26 (19.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 25 (18.80%) Data Warehouse
18 24 (18.05%) HTML
18 24 (18.05%) CSS
19 23 (17.29%) ETL
19 23 (17.29%) Problem-Solving
20 22 (16.54%) Virtual Team
21 21 (15.79%) Mentoring
21 21 (15.79%) Full Stack Development
21 21 (15.79%) Banking
22 20 (15.04%) Computer Science

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 16 (12.03%) Apache Spark
2 11 (8.27%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (3.01%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.75%) IIS
4 1 (0.75%) MQSeries
Applications
1 5 (3.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (2.26%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (2.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.75%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 52 (39.10%) Azure
2 19 (14.29%) Azure Cosmos DB
2 19 (14.29%) Azure Data Factory
3 13 (9.77%) Power Platform
3 13 (9.77%) Serverless
4 11 (8.27%) AWS
5 7 (5.26%) Azure Functions
5 7 (5.26%) Azure Logic Apps
6 6 (4.51%) AWS Lambda
7 5 (3.76%) Boomi
8 4 (3.01%) Azure Service Bus
8 4 (3.01%) Azure Storage
9 3 (2.26%) Azure Active Directory
9 3 (2.26%) Azure Machine Learning
9 3 (2.26%) Azure Monitor
10 2 (1.50%) Dynamics 365
11 1 (0.75%) Azure Sentinel
11 1 (0.75%) GCP
11 1 (0.75%) Microsoft 365
11 1 (0.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.75%) Firewall
1 1 (0.75%) HTTPS
1 1 (0.75%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (19.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 25 (18.80%) Data Warehouse
3 18 (13.53%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
3 18 (13.53%) Data Lake
4 17 (12.78%) NoSQL
5 13 (9.77%) MySQL
6 11 (8.27%) Oracle Database
6 11 (8.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 10 (7.52%) Power BI
8 8 (6.02%) Azure SQL Database
9 5 (3.76%) Tableau
10 4 (3.01%) DB2
11 3 (2.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 2 (1.50%) Big Data
12 2 (1.50%) Data Mart
12 2 (1.50%) QlikView
12 2 (1.50%) Snowflake Schema
13 1 (0.75%) OLAP
13 1 (0.75%) OLTP
13 1 (0.75%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 16 (12.03%) Git (software)
2 12 (9.02%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (8.27%) Visual Studio
4 6 (4.51%) JIRA
4 6 (4.51%) TeamCity
5 3 (2.26%) JUnit
5 3 (2.26%) MSBuild
6 2 (1.50%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (0.75%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.75%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.75%) Maven
7 1 (0.75%) Moq
7 1 (0.75%) NUnit
7 1 (0.75%) PyCharm
7 1 (0.75%) Subversion
General
1 63 (47.37%) Social Skills
2 39 (29.32%) Finance
3 21 (15.79%) Banking
4 6 (4.51%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (3.76%) Advertising
5 5 (3.76%) Manufacturing
6 4 (3.01%) Organisational Skills
7 3 (2.26%) Documentation Skills
7 3 (2.26%) Legal
8 1 (0.75%) Games
8 1 (0.75%) Influencing Skills
8 1 (0.75%) Law
8 1 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.75%) Tech for Good
Job Titles
1 52 (39.10%) Developer
2 32 (24.06%) .NET Developer
3 16 (12.03%) Azure Engineer
3 16 (12.03%) Azure Specialist
3 16 (12.03%) Data Warehouse Specialist
4 14 (10.53%) Software Engineer
5 12 (9.02%) C# Developer
5 12 (9.02%) Full Stack Developer
6 11 (8.27%) Cloud Engineer
7 10 (7.52%) Analyst
7 10 (7.52%) C# Software Engineer
8 9 (6.77%) ASP.NET Developer
8 9 (6.77%) C# .NET Developer
9 8 (6.02%) Senior C# Software Engineer
9 8 (6.02%) Senior Cloud Engineer
9 8 (6.02%) Senior Software Engineer
9 8 (6.02%) Software Developer
10 7 (5.26%) EDI Specialist
10 7 (5.26%) Senior Developer
10 7 (5.26%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (60.15%) .NET
2 50 (37.59%) ASP.NET
3 31 (23.31%) ASP.NET MVC
4 30 (22.56%) .NET Framework
5 24 (18.05%) CSS
5 24 (18.05%) HTML
6 15 (11.28%) .NET Core
7 14 (10.53%) ASP.NET Web API
8 11 (8.27%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 10 (7.52%) AngularJS
9 10 (7.52%) Entity Framework
10 9 (6.77%) jQuery
10 9 (6.77%) LINQ
11 8 (6.02%) EDI
12 7 (5.26%) EDIFACT
13 6 (4.51%) Lambda Expressions
13 6 (4.51%) Web Services
14 5 (3.76%) React
15 4 (3.01%) ARM Templates
15 4 (3.01%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 22 (16.54%) Virtual Team
2 18 (13.53%) Management Information System
3 17 (12.78%) Data Centre
4 16 (12.03%) Reinsurance
5 12 (9.02%) Algorithms
6 7 (5.26%) User Experience
7 5 (3.76%) Self-Motivation
8 3 (2.26%) IoT
8 3 (2.26%) Robotics
9 1 (0.75%) BeagleBone
9 1 (0.75%) Biotechnology
9 1 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.75%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.75%) Market Risk
9 1 (0.75%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 19 (14.29%) Windows
2 5 (3.76%) Linux
3 4 (3.01%) zOS
4 3 (2.26%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.50%) Unix
6 1 (0.75%) Android
6 1 (0.75%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (32.33%) MVC
2 32 (24.06%) Software Engineering
3 29 (21.80%) Business Intelligence
4 27 (20.30%) Agile
5 23 (17.29%) ETL
5 23 (17.29%) Problem-Solving
6 21 (15.79%) Full Stack Development
6 21 (15.79%) Mentoring
7 20 (15.04%) Computer Science
8 19 (14.29%) Data Analysis
8 19 (14.29%) Mathematics
8 19 (14.29%) Performance Optimisation
9 18 (13.53%) Clean Code
10 17 (12.78%) Data Management
10 17 (12.78%) Migration
11 16 (12.03%) Customer Requirements
11 16 (12.03%) Data Migration
11 16 (12.03%) Information Management
11 16 (12.03%) Strategic Roadmap
11 16 (12.03%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 80 (60.15%) C#
2 76 (57.14%) SQL
3 42 (31.58%) JavaScript
4 39 (29.32%) T-SQL
5 19 (14.29%) Python
6 16 (12.03%) Scala
7 11 (8.27%) VB
7 11 (8.27%) VB6
8 9 (6.77%) PL/SQL
9 8 (6.02%) Java
10 7 (5.26%) TypeScript
11 5 (3.76%) VB.NET
12 4 (3.01%) Perl
13 2 (1.50%) C
13 2 (1.50%) C++
13 2 (1.50%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 2 (1.50%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.75%) R
14 1 (0.75%) XAML
Qualifications
1 31 (23.31%) Degree
2 16 (12.03%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (3.76%) FFIEC
4 3 (2.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (2.26%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (23.31%) QA
2 5 (3.76%) Cyber Essentials
2 5 (3.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (3.76%) NIST
3 2 (1.50%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.50%) GDPR
3 2 (1.50%) SLA
4 1 (0.75%) COBIT
System Software
1 7 (5.26%) Docker
2 3 (2.26%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.75%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (5.26%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.75%) Terraform
Vendors
1 55 (41.35%) Microsoft
2 38 (28.57%) Oracle
3 20 (15.04%) Databricks
4 16 (12.03%) Informatica
5 8 (6.02%) ANSYS
5 8 (6.02%) Bloomberg
6 7 (5.26%) Ariba
7 5 (3.76%) Dell
7 5 (3.76%) IBM
8 4 (3.01%) MuleSoft
9 3 (2.26%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (1.50%) VMware
11 1 (0.75%) Aderant
11 1 (0.75%) Alteryx
11 1 (0.75%) Cisco
11 1 (0.75%) Citrix
11 1 (0.75%) iManage
11 1 (0.75%) SEEBURGER