Period
to 18 January 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 18 January 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
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 5 4 8
Rank change year-on-year -1 +4 -4
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 433 464 538
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 21.68% 20.97% 21.26%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 67.24% 65.26% 57.54%
Number of salaries quoted 384 430 597
West Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% +5.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £30,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,125 £62,500
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 644 711 935
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 32.25% 32.13% 36.94%
Number of salaries quoted 546 639 837
West Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £46,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.23% +9.41% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £29,650 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £63,750 £58,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,141
% change year-on-year - +1.95% +6.36%

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 18 January 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 18 January 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
Worthing +4 102 £45,000 -1.10% 2
Crawley -1 99 £50,000 - 9
Chichester +3 88 £45,000 +20.00% 9
Horsham -4 62 £32,500 -13.33% 3
Gatwick -6 26 £32,500 -36.59% 1
Pulborough - 10 £40,000 -
East Grinstead +1 7 £43,000 +24.64% 1
Burgess Hill -28 4 £27,500 -31.25% 2
Selsey 0 1 £37,500 -
SQL Server
South East

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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.

1 278 (64.20%) .NET
2 260 (60.05%) C#
3 215 (49.65%) ASP.NET
4 207 (47.81%) SQL
5 199 (45.96%) Agile Software Development
6 192 (44.34%) MVC
7 132 (30.48%) ASP.NET MVC
8 129 (29.79%) Microsoft
9 127 (29.33%) JavaScript
10 111 (25.64%) AngularJS
10 111 (25.64%) ASP.NET Web API
11 106 (24.48%) .NET Framework
12 101 (23.33%) Entity Framework
13 97 (22.40%) HTML
14 96 (22.17%) CSS
15 93 (21.48%) TDD
16 87 (20.09%) WCF
17 81 (18.71%) T-SQL
18 78 (18.01%) Finance
18 78 (18.01%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 74 (17.09%) Business Intelligence
20 71 (16.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 70 (16.17%) jQuery
22 68 (15.70%) Web Application Development
23 67 (15.47%) SQL Server 2008
24 65 (15.01%) SQL Server 2014
24 65 (15.01%) ASP.NET MVC 5
25 62 (14.32%) BDD
26 61 (14.09%) Oracle
26 61 (14.09%) Windows

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 54 (12.47%) SharePoint
2 22 (5.08%) SharePoint 2010
3 19 (4.39%) Elasticsearch
4 18 (4.16%) CMS
5 17 (3.93%) Exchange Server 2010
5 17 (3.93%) MS Exchange
6 14 (3.23%) SharePoint 2013
7 12 (2.77%) Umbraco
8 9 (2.08%) IIS
9 7 (1.62%) Drupal
10 5 (1.15%) BizTalk Server
10 5 (1.15%) SharePoint Server
11 4 (0.92%) Apache Solr
12 3 (0.69%) Apache
13 2 (0.46%) GeoServer
13 2 (0.46%) MS Project Server
14 1 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2013
14 1 (0.23%) NServiceBus
14 1 (0.23%) Sitecore CMS
14 1 (0.23%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (2.31%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (1.15%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 11 (2.54%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (0.92%) Adobe Campaign
3 2 (0.46%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 2 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 60 (13.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 32 (7.39%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (1.85%) GitHub
4 5 (1.15%) SaaS
5 4 (0.92%) Office 365
6 2 (0.46%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.23%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 34 (7.85%) SAN
2 18 (4.16%) TCP/IP
2 18 (4.16%) VoIP
3 17 (3.93%) Internet
4 7 (1.62%) Skype
5 5 (1.15%) Broadband
6 3 (0.69%) Firewall
6 3 (0.69%) WebEx
7 2 (0.46%) CTI
7 2 (0.46%) NetScaler
8 1 (0.23%) IP Telephony
8 1 (0.23%) LAN
8 1 (0.23%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (0.23%) RIP
8 1 (0.23%) VPN
8 1 (0.23%) WAN
8 1 (0.23%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (16.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 67 (15.47%) SQL Server 2008
3 65 (15.01%) SQL Server 2014
4 51 (11.78%) SQL Server 2016
4 51 (11.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 41 (9.47%) MongoDB
6 37 (8.55%) NoSQL
7 32 (7.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 29 (6.70%) SQL Server 2012
9 28 (6.47%) OLAP
10 27 (6.24%) Power BI
11 26 (6.00%) Relational Database
12 22 (5.08%) QlikView
12 22 (5.08%) RDBMS
13 21 (4.85%) PostgreSQL
14 19 (4.39%) DB2
15 18 (4.16%) OLAP Cube
16 12 (2.77%) Data Warehouse
16 12 (2.77%) Spotfire
17 10 (2.31%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 42 (9.70%) Git (software)
1 42 (9.70%) Visual Studio
2 25 (5.77%) NUnit
3 21 (4.85%) Team Foundation Server
3 21 (4.85%) TeamCity
4 18 (4.16%) JIRA
5 7 (1.62%) Bitbucket
6 6 (1.39%) Rhino Mocks
7 5 (1.15%) Moq
7 5 (1.15%) MSTest
8 3 (0.69%) Grunt
8 3 (0.69%) gulp
8 3 (0.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 2 (0.46%) Subversion
10 1 (0.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.23%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.23%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.23%) JSUnit
10 1 (0.23%) NuGet
10 1 (0.23%) Selenium
General
1 78 (18.01%) Finance
2 16 (3.70%) Advertising
3 12 (2.77%) French Language
4 11 (2.54%) Retail
5 10 (2.31%) Telecoms
6 9 (2.08%) German Language
7 7 (1.62%) Banking
7 7 (1.62%) Manufacturing
8 6 (1.39%) Games
9 5 (1.15%) Marketing
10 4 (0.92%) Back Office
10 4 (0.92%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.23%) Legal
Job Titles
1 258 (59.58%) Developer
2 199 (45.96%) .NET Developer
3 113 (26.10%) C# Developer
4 106 (24.48%) C# .NET Developer
5 63 (14.55%) SQL Developer
6 61 (14.09%) .NET Software Developer
7 59 (13.63%) Analyst
8 56 (12.93%) C# Software Developer
9 46 (10.62%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 40 (9.24%) Senior Developer
11 34 (7.85%) ASP.NET Developer
11 34 (7.85%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 34 (7.85%) Software Developer
12 32 (7.39%) Architect
13 28 (6.47%) Senior .NET Developer
13 28 (6.47%) Technical Architect
14 26 (6.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
14 26 (6.00%) Senior C# Developer
15 25 (5.77%) Agile Developer
16 24 (5.54%) Developer/Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 278 (64.20%) .NET
2 215 (49.65%) ASP.NET
3 132 (30.48%) ASP.NET MVC
4 111 (25.64%) AngularJS
4 111 (25.64%) ASP.NET Web API
5 106 (24.48%) .NET Framework
6 101 (23.33%) Entity Framework
7 97 (22.40%) HTML
8 96 (22.17%) CSS
9 87 (20.09%) WCF
10 78 (18.01%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 70 (16.17%) jQuery
12 65 (15.01%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 56 (12.93%) RESTful
14 53 (12.24%) XML
15 49 (11.32%) HTML5
16 46 (10.62%) Node.js
17 45 (10.39%) WPF
18 40 (9.24%) Web Services
19 38 (8.78%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 31 (7.16%) Clustering
2 28 (6.47%) Computer Science
3 27 (6.24%) Greenfield Project
4 25 (5.77%) Management Information System
5 15 (3.46%) User Experience
6 14 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
7 13 (3.00%) Enterprise Software
8 10 (2.31%) Reinsurance
9 7 (1.62%) FMCG
9 7 (1.62%) PMI
10 5 (1.15%) Driving Licence
11 4 (0.92%) e-Learning
11 4 (0.92%) Fintech
11 4 (0.92%) Mobile App
11 4 (0.92%) Renewable Energy
12 2 (0.46%) Data Centre
13 1 (0.23%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 61 (14.09%) Windows
2 39 (9.01%) Linux
3 16 (3.70%) Windows Server
4 12 (2.77%) Unix
4 12 (2.77%) zOS
5 2 (0.46%) Android
5 2 (0.46%) Windows 10
5 2 (0.46%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.46%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.46%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 199 (45.96%) Agile Software Development
2 192 (44.34%) MVC
3 93 (21.48%) TDD
4 74 (17.09%) Business Intelligence
5 68 (15.70%) Web Application Development
6 62 (14.32%) BDD
7 56 (12.93%) Software Engineering
8 49 (11.32%) Scrum
9 45 (10.39%) E-Commerce
10 42 (9.70%) OO
10 42 (9.70%) Test Automation
11 35 (8.08%) ETL
11 35 (8.08%) High Availability
11 35 (8.08%) PRINCE2
12 33 (7.62%) IT Strategy
12 33 (7.62%) Translating Business Requirements
13 32 (7.39%) Waterfall
14 29 (6.70%) Software Delivery
15 28 (6.47%) Stakeholder Management
16 26 (6.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 260 (60.05%) C#
2 207 (47.81%) SQL
3 127 (29.33%) JavaScript
4 81 (18.71%) T-SQL
5 43 (9.93%) Ruby
6 24 (5.54%) Java
6 24 (5.54%) VB.NET
7 15 (3.46%) F#
8 12 (2.77%) Perl
9 7 (1.62%) C++
10 6 (1.39%) VB
11 5 (1.15%) PHP
12 4 (0.92%) C
13 3 (0.69%) PL/SQL
13 3 (0.69%) PowerShell
14 2 (0.46%) ES6
14 2 (0.46%) ES7
14 2 (0.46%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.46%) VB6
14 2 (0.46%) VC++
Qualifications
1 52 (12.01%) Degree
2 50 (11.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 24 (5.54%) MCSE
4 23 (5.31%) CCNA
4 23 (5.31%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (1.62%) PMI Certification
6 4 (0.92%) ISEB
6 4 (0.92%) ISEB Practitioner
6 4 (0.92%) Security Cleared
7 3 (0.69%) Computer Science Degree
7 3 (0.69%) ISTQB
7 3 (0.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.46%) MCTS
9 1 (0.23%) JNCIS
9 1 (0.23%) MCAD
9 1 (0.23%) MCDST
9 1 (0.23%) MCP
9 1 (0.23%) MCSA
9 1 (0.23%) MCSD
9 1 (0.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.00%) SLA
2 9 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (1.15%) Data Quality
3 5 (1.15%) QA
System Software
1 46 (10.62%) Hyper-V
2 34 (7.85%) Active Directory
3 18 (4.16%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (3.93%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.46%) vSphere
5 2 (0.46%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 31 (7.16%) Microsoft Clustering
2 15 (3.46%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 15 (3.46%) Kibana
2 15 (3.46%) WSUS
3 12 (2.77%) Tivoli
3 12 (2.77%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 4 (0.92%) SCCM
5 1 (0.23%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (0.23%) Puppet
5 1 (0.23%) SCOM
Vendors
1 129 (29.79%) Microsoft
2 61 (14.09%) Oracle
3 33 (7.62%) HP
4 31 (7.16%) 3PAR
5 24 (5.54%) Cognos
6 21 (4.85%) VMware
7 17 (3.93%) Intel
8 16 (3.70%) Tableau
9 14 (3.23%) F5
9 14 (3.23%) IBM
10 12 (2.77%) Facebook
11 9 (2.08%) Xamarin
12 7 (1.62%) Netezza
12 7 (1.62%) Teradata
13 6 (1.39%) Citrix
14 4 (0.92%) Adobe
14 4 (0.92%) ServiceNow
15 2 (0.46%) SAP
15 2 (0.46%) Veeam
16 1 (0.23%) Sybase