Period
to 18 November 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 18 November 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
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 4 8
Rank change year-on-year -3 +4 -4
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 507 495 559
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 24.30% 20.15% 21.14%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 67.51% 63.38% 60.69%
Number of salaries quoted 458 483 540
West Sussex median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +7.14% +5.00%
10th Percentile £26,775 £29,400 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £61,000 £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 751 781 921
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 36.00% 31.79% 34.83%
Number of salaries quoted 648 729 809
West Sussex median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,600 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £63,750 £58,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65% +3.61%

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 November 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 18 November 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 -2 141 £35,000 -30.00% 2
Worthing +7 102 £45,000 +20.00% 6
Horsham -4 85 £40,000 -20.00% 5
Chichester +6 67 £45,000 +20.00% 5
Gatwick -4 43 £32,000 -36.00%
East Grinstead +5 13 £42,500 +13.33%
Burgess Hill -12 10 £35,000 -12.50%
Pulborough - 10 £40,000 -
Haywards Heath +1 6 £32,000 -28.89% 2
Selsey 0 2 £37,500 -
SQL Server
South East

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 West Sussex region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 353 (69.63%) .NET
2 328 (64.69%) C#
3 272 (53.65%) ASP.NET
4 251 (49.51%) Agile Software Development
5 232 (45.76%) MVC
6 223 (43.98%) SQL
7 183 (36.09%) JavaScript
8 172 (33.93%) ASP.NET MVC
9 164 (32.35%) AngularJS
10 141 (27.81%) HTML
11 139 (27.42%) CSS
12 137 (27.02%) .NET Framework
13 133 (26.23%) ASP.NET Web API
14 127 (25.05%) Entity Framework
15 125 (24.65%) Microsoft
16 114 (22.49%) TDD
17 113 (22.29%) jQuery
18 107 (21.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 94 (18.54%) WCF
20 88 (17.36%) Web Application Development
21 86 (16.96%) Degree
22 84 (16.57%) ASP.NET MVC 5
23 81 (15.98%) Software Engineering
24 80 (15.78%) T-SQL
24 80 (15.78%) SQL Server 2016
25 77 (15.19%) Microsoft Azure
26 76 (14.99%) BDD
26 76 (14.99%) Oracle
27 75 (14.79%) SQL Server 2008
28 72 (14.20%) XML

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 33 (6.51%) SharePoint
2 20 (3.94%) Elasticsearch
3 19 (3.75%) MS Exchange
4 16 (3.16%) CMS
5 15 (2.96%) IIS
6 13 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
6 13 (2.56%) SharePoint 2010
7 12 (2.37%) Umbraco
8 10 (1.97%) SharePoint 2013
9 9 (1.78%) Apache
10 7 (1.38%) BizTalk Server
10 7 (1.38%) Drupal
10 7 (1.38%) SharePoint Server
10 7 (1.38%) Tomcat
10 7 (1.38%) WordPress
11 5 (0.99%) NServiceBus
12 4 (0.79%) Apache Solr
13 3 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2013
14 2 (0.39%) GeoServer
14 2 (0.39%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 24 (4.73%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (0.99%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (1.18%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (0.79%) Adobe Campaign
3 2 (0.39%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 2 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 77 (15.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 47 (9.27%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (3.16%) GitHub
4 11 (2.17%) SaaS
5 9 (1.78%) Amazon EC2
6 6 (1.18%) Office 365
7 2 (0.39%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 29 (5.72%) Internet
2 23 (4.54%) TCP/IP
3 18 (3.55%) SAN
4 9 (1.78%) VoIP
5 7 (1.38%) DHCP
6 5 (0.99%) Broadband
6 5 (0.99%) DNS
6 5 (0.99%) Skype
7 4 (0.79%) Firewall
8 3 (0.59%) Remote Desktop
8 3 (0.59%) RIP
8 3 (0.59%) WebEx
9 2 (0.39%) CTI
9 2 (0.39%) NetScaler
9 2 (0.39%) VPN
9 2 (0.39%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (0.20%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (0.20%) IP Telephony
10 1 (0.20%) NAS
10 1 (0.20%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (15.78%) SQL Server 2016
2 75 (14.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 71 (14.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 62 (12.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 59 (11.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 56 (11.05%) Relational Database
7 55 (10.85%) MongoDB
8 53 (10.45%) NoSQL
9 37 (7.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 33 (6.51%) SQL Server 2012
11 31 (6.11%) Power BI
12 30 (5.92%) RDBMS
13 27 (5.33%) PostgreSQL
14 24 (4.73%) MySQL
15 23 (4.54%) Data Warehouse
16 21 (4.14%) DB2
17 18 (3.55%) QlikView
18 16 (3.16%) OLAP
19 14 (2.76%) GIS
19 14 (2.76%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 63 (12.43%) Visual Studio
2 53 (10.45%) Git (software)
3 30 (5.92%) NUnit
4 28 (5.52%) Team Foundation Server
5 22 (4.34%) TeamCity
6 21 (4.14%) JIRA
7 19 (3.75%) JSUnit
8 14 (2.76%) Bitbucket
9 11 (2.17%) Subversion
10 5 (0.99%) Moq
10 5 (0.99%) MSTest
10 5 (0.99%) NuGet
10 5 (0.99%) Rhino Mocks
11 4 (0.79%) Grunt
12 3 (0.59%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 2 (0.39%) Bower
13 2 (0.39%) gulp
14 1 (0.20%) Jenkins
General
1 70 (13.81%) Finance
2 18 (3.55%) French Language
3 15 (2.96%) Advertising
3 15 (2.96%) Games
3 15 (2.96%) German Language
4 13 (2.56%) Retail
5 12 (2.37%) Telecoms
6 9 (1.78%) Manufacturing
7 5 (0.99%) Legal
8 4 (0.79%) Back Office
8 4 (0.79%) Marketing
8 4 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (0.59%) Banking
Job Titles
1 345 (68.05%) Developer
2 259 (51.08%) .NET Developer
3 143 (28.21%) C# Developer
4 131 (25.84%) C# .NET Developer
5 96 (18.93%) .NET Software Developer
6 86 (16.96%) SQL Developer
7 81 (15.98%) C# Software Developer
8 73 (14.40%) Analyst
9 70 (13.81%) Software Developer
10 65 (12.82%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 57 (11.24%) Senior Developer
12 53 (10.45%) ASP.NET Developer
13 44 (8.68%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 34 (6.71%) Agile Developer
14 34 (6.71%) Senior .NET Developer
15 31 (6.11%) Agile C# Developer
16 30 (5.92%) .NET Software Engineer
16 30 (5.92%) C# Software Engineer
16 30 (5.92%) Developer/Software Engineer
16 30 (5.92%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 353 (69.63%) .NET
2 272 (53.65%) ASP.NET
3 172 (33.93%) ASP.NET MVC
4 164 (32.35%) AngularJS
5 141 (27.81%) HTML
6 139 (27.42%) CSS
7 137 (27.02%) .NET Framework
8 133 (26.23%) ASP.NET Web API
9 127 (25.05%) Entity Framework
10 113 (22.29%) jQuery
11 107 (21.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 94 (18.54%) WCF
13 84 (16.57%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 72 (14.20%) XML
15 64 (12.62%) HTML5
16 63 (12.43%) RESTful
17 54 (10.65%) Web Services
18 53 (10.45%) WPF
19 48 (9.47%) Node.js
20 41 (8.09%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 43 (8.48%) Greenfield Project
2 37 (7.30%) Computer Science
3 35 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
4 24 (4.73%) User Experience
5 21 (4.14%) Management Information System
6 16 (3.16%) Clustering
7 12 (2.37%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (1.38%) Data Centre
8 7 (1.38%) Fintech
8 7 (1.38%) FMCG
8 7 (1.38%) Reinsurance
9 5 (0.99%) Driving Licence
10 4 (0.79%) e-Learning
10 4 (0.79%) Mobile App
10 4 (0.79%) Renewable Energy
11 3 (0.59%) PMI
12 2 (0.39%) Data Structures
12 2 (0.39%) PKI
12 2 (0.39%) Virtual Team
13 1 (0.20%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 63 (12.43%) Windows
2 47 (9.27%) Linux
3 22 (4.34%) Windows Server
4 18 (3.55%) Unix
4 18 (3.55%) zOS
5 9 (1.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (1.78%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.39%) Android
6 2 (0.39%) Windows 10
6 2 (0.39%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 251 (49.51%) Agile Software Development
2 232 (45.76%) MVC
3 114 (22.49%) TDD
4 88 (17.36%) Web Application Development
5 81 (15.98%) Software Engineering
6 76 (14.99%) BDD
7 71 (14.00%) Business Intelligence
8 67 (13.21%) Scrum
9 65 (12.82%) OO
10 49 (9.66%) Test Automation
11 44 (8.68%) Unit Testing
12 38 (7.50%) Web Development
13 36 (7.10%) Microservices
14 33 (6.51%) Translating Business Requirements
15 31 (6.11%) Refactoring
16 29 (5.72%) OOP
17 28 (5.52%) Waterfall
18 27 (5.33%) ETL
18 27 (5.33%) ITIL
19 24 (4.73%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 328 (64.69%) C#
2 223 (43.98%) SQL
3 183 (36.09%) JavaScript
4 80 (15.78%) T-SQL
5 59 (11.64%) VB.NET
6 46 (9.07%) Ruby
7 32 (6.31%) Java
8 18 (3.55%) Perl
9 16 (3.16%) F#
10 15 (2.96%) VB
11 10 (1.97%) PHP
12 9 (1.78%) PL/SQL
13 6 (1.18%) C++
14 5 (0.99%) C
15 3 (0.59%) VB6
16 2 (0.39%) ES6
16 2 (0.39%) PowerShell
16 2 (0.39%) Shell Script
16 2 (0.39%) VC++
17 1 (0.20%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 86 (16.96%) Degree
2 41 (8.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (3.55%) MCSE
4 16 (3.16%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (2.96%) CCNA
6 9 (1.78%) Computer Science Degree
7 8 (1.58%) MCSA
8 6 (1.18%) CCA
8 6 (1.18%) Citrix Certification
9 5 (0.99%) ISEB
9 5 (0.99%) ISEB Practitioner
10 4 (0.79%) Security Cleared
11 3 (0.59%) PMI Certification
12 2 (0.39%) ISTQB
12 2 (0.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 2 (0.39%) MCITP
12 2 (0.39%) MCP
13 1 (0.20%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 1 (0.20%) SC Cleared
13 1 (0.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (3.75%) SLA
2 7 (1.38%) Data Quality
3 6 (1.18%) QA
4 1 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 25 (4.93%) Hyper-V
2 24 (4.73%) Active Directory
3 16 (3.16%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (1.18%) MetaFrame
4 6 (1.18%) Virtual Machines
4 6 (1.18%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (1.18%) XenApp
5 3 (0.59%) vSphere
6 2 (0.39%) UAG
6 2 (0.39%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.20%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 18 (3.55%) Tivoli
1 18 (3.55%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 16 (3.16%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 16 (3.16%) Kibana
2 16 (3.16%) WSUS
3 14 (2.76%) Microsoft Clustering
4 6 (1.18%) vCenter Server
5 5 (0.99%) SCCM
6 1 (0.20%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (0.20%) Puppet
Vendors
1 125 (24.65%) Microsoft
2 76 (14.99%) Oracle
3 25 (4.93%) IBM
4 24 (4.73%) VMware
5 21 (4.14%) Cognos
6 17 (3.35%) HP
7 16 (3.16%) Tableau
8 14 (2.76%) 3PAR
9 12 (2.37%) Citrix
10 11 (2.17%) Facebook
10 11 (2.17%) Intel
11 9 (1.78%) Xamarin
12 8 (1.58%) F5
13 7 (1.38%) SAP
14 4 (0.79%) Adobe
14 4 (0.79%) ServiceNow
15 3 (0.59%) Netezza
15 3 (0.59%) Teradata
16 2 (0.39%) Veeam
17 1 (0.20%) EqualLogic