Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 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
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 13 6 6
Rank change year-on-year -7 0 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 293 491 491
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 12.96% 23.71% 19.58%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 53.86% 66.35% 60.10%
Number of salaries quoted 269 450 497
West Sussex median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £60,000 £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 544 740 817
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 24.06% 35.73% 32.58%
Number of salaries quoted 468 636 780
West Sussex median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £63,750 £62,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +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 22 September 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 22 September 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 +1 96 £47,500 +35.71% 13
Worthing -18 49 £42,500 -5.56% 3
Chichester 0 45 £45,000 +12.50% 4
Horsham -17 35 £40,000 - 2
Gatwick -4 32 £42,500 +32.81% 4
Burgess Hill -21 8 £32,500 -7.14% 1
Shoreham-by-Sea - 6 £25,000 -
Haywards Heath +2 2 £41,500 +29.69%
Littlehampton - 2 £30,000 -
East Grinstead -6 1 £45,000 +5.88% 2
SQL Server
South East

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

1 195 (66.55%) .NET
2 189 (64.51%) C#
3 124 (42.32%) ASP.NET
4 121 (41.30%) SQL
5 103 (35.15%) MVC
6 99 (33.79%) JavaScript
7 92 (31.40%) Agile Software Development
8 87 (29.69%) Microsoft
9 82 (27.99%) .NET Framework
10 77 (26.28%) Entity Framework
11 72 (24.57%) HTML
12 60 (20.48%) ASP.NET Web API
13 56 (19.11%) ASP.NET MVC
14 55 (18.77%) WCF
14 55 (18.77%) TDD
15 54 (18.43%) Microsoft Azure
16 52 (17.75%) Finance
16 52 (17.75%) CSS
17 51 (17.41%) AngularJS
18 43 (14.68%) T-SQL
18 43 (14.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 42 (14.33%) jQuery
19 42 (14.33%) XML
20 41 (13.99%) Relational Database
21 38 (12.97%) SQL Server 2016
22 37 (12.63%) Problem-Solving
22 37 (12.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
23 36 (12.29%) Git (software)
24 35 (11.95%) Windows
25 34 (11.60%) Oracle

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 25 (8.53%) IIS
2 16 (5.46%) SharePoint
3 11 (3.75%) CMS
4 9 (3.07%) Drupal
5 7 (2.39%) Umbraco
6 4 (1.37%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (1.37%) Liferay
7 3 (1.02%) Apache
7 3 (1.02%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (1.02%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.68%) NServiceBus
8 2 (0.68%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.34%) WordPress
Applications
1 29 (9.90%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (1.37%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.34%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 54 (18.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 28 (9.56%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (6.48%) PaaS
4 18 (6.14%) IaaS
5 7 (2.39%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (1.02%) Office 365
7 1 (0.34%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.34%) SaaS
7 1 (0.34%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 16 (5.46%) WebEx
2 6 (2.05%) DNS
3 5 (1.71%) Intranet
4 4 (1.37%) Internet
4 4 (1.37%) Network Security
5 2 (0.68%) DHCP
5 2 (0.68%) Firewall
5 2 (0.68%) Skype
5 2 (0.68%) SMS
5 2 (0.68%) VoIP
5 2 (0.68%) VPN
6 1 (0.34%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.34%) HTTP
6 1 (0.34%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (14.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 41 (13.99%) Relational Database
3 38 (12.97%) SQL Server 2016
4 37 (12.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 29 (9.90%) RDBMS
6 27 (9.22%) NoSQL
6 27 (9.22%) SQL Server 2012
7 18 (6.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 17 (5.80%) SQL Server 2008
9 15 (5.12%) MySQL
10 13 (4.44%) Data Warehouse
11 11 (3.75%) SQL Server 2014
12 10 (3.41%) PostgreSQL
13 9 (3.07%) DTS
14 8 (2.73%) GIS
15 7 (2.39%) Oracle Reports
16 6 (2.05%) Big Data
16 6 (2.05%) PowerCenter
17 5 (1.71%) Azure SQL Database
17 5 (1.71%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 36 (12.29%) Git (software)
2 22 (7.51%) Team Foundation Server
3 21 (7.17%) Visual Studio
4 19 (6.48%) TeamCity
5 14 (4.78%) Selenium
5 14 (4.78%) WebDriver
6 7 (2.39%) NUnit
7 5 (1.71%) Octopus Deploy
8 4 (1.37%) Ant
8 4 (1.37%) Mercurial
8 4 (1.37%) MSBuild
9 3 (1.02%) Maven
9 3 (1.02%) MSTest
9 3 (1.02%) Visual Studio Team System
10 1 (0.34%) JIRA
General
1 52 (17.75%) Finance
2 31 (10.58%) Marketing
3 16 (5.46%) French Language
3 16 (5.46%) German Language
3 16 (5.46%) Russian Language
3 16 (5.46%) Spanish Language
4 13 (4.44%) Back Office
5 8 (2.73%) Retail
6 7 (2.39%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.71%) Advertising
7 5 (1.71%) Publishing
7 5 (1.71%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.68%) Games
8 2 (0.68%) Legal
Job Titles
1 190 (64.85%) Developer
2 112 (38.23%) .NET Developer
3 88 (30.03%) C# Developer
4 73 (24.91%) C# .NET Developer
5 57 (19.45%) Analyst
6 40 (13.65%) .NET Software Developer
7 35 (11.95%) SQL Developer
8 29 (9.90%) C# Software Developer
9 26 (8.87%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 20 (6.83%) Full Stack Developer
10 20 (6.83%) Test Analyst
11 19 (6.48%) Junior
11 19 (6.48%) Software Developer
12 18 (6.14%) ASP.NET Developer
12 18 (6.14%) Backend Developer
12 18 (6.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 18 (6.14%) Senior Developer
13 17 (5.80%) Systems Analyst
13 17 (5.80%) Web Developer
14 15 (5.12%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 195 (66.55%) .NET
2 124 (42.32%) ASP.NET
3 82 (27.99%) .NET Framework
4 77 (26.28%) Entity Framework
5 72 (24.57%) HTML
6 60 (20.48%) ASP.NET Web API
7 56 (19.11%) ASP.NET MVC
8 55 (18.77%) WCF
9 52 (17.75%) CSS
10 51 (17.41%) AngularJS
11 42 (14.33%) jQuery
11 42 (14.33%) XML
12 34 (11.60%) Code First Entity Framework
13 27 (9.22%) WinForms
14 26 (8.87%) JSON
14 26 (8.87%) WPF
15 25 (8.53%) React
16 24 (8.19%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 24 (8.19%) Node.js
16 24 (8.19%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 27 (9.22%) Computer Science
2 14 (4.78%) Mobile App
3 13 (4.44%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (3.07%) Greenfield Project
5 8 (2.73%) Data Centre
5 8 (2.73%) Reinsurance
6 7 (2.39%) FMCG
7 6 (2.05%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (2.05%) Virtual Team
8 5 (1.71%) Self-Motivation
9 4 (1.37%) Data Structures
10 3 (1.02%) NHS
10 3 (1.02%) Renewable Energy
10 3 (1.02%) Social Network
11 2 (0.68%) Public Cloud
11 2 (0.68%) User Experience
12 1 (0.34%) Driving Licence
12 1 (0.34%) EPoS
12 1 (0.34%) Machine to Machine
12 1 (0.34%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 35 (11.95%) Windows
2 15 (5.12%) Linux
3 6 (2.05%) Unix
4 4 (1.37%) Windows Server
5 3 (1.02%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.68%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (35.15%) MVC
2 92 (31.40%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (18.77%) TDD
4 37 (12.63%) Problem-Solving
5 33 (11.26%) Scrum
6 31 (10.58%) BDD
6 31 (10.58%) Software Engineering
6 31 (10.58%) Test Automation
7 29 (9.90%) Business Intelligence
8 28 (9.56%) Web Application Development
9 25 (8.53%) Waterfall
10 22 (7.51%) DevOps
10 22 (7.51%) ITIL
11 20 (6.83%) Data Security
11 20 (6.83%) Web Development
12 19 (6.48%) ETL
12 19 (6.48%) Microservices
12 19 (6.48%) UML
13 18 (6.14%) Software Delivery
13 18 (6.14%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 189 (64.51%) C#
2 121 (41.30%) SQL
3 99 (33.79%) JavaScript
4 43 (14.68%) T-SQL
5 24 (8.19%) Ruby
6 22 (7.51%) PowerShell
7 15 (5.12%) Java
8 12 (4.10%) VB.NET
9 11 (3.75%) PHP
9 11 (3.75%) Python
10 6 (2.05%) PL/SQL
11 5 (1.71%) Bash Shell
12 4 (1.37%) Shell Script
12 4 (1.37%) VBA
13 2 (0.68%) VBScript
14 1 (0.34%) C
Qualifications
1 23 (7.85%) Degree
2 16 (5.46%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (2.05%) ISTQB
3 6 (2.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (1.37%) AWS Certification
5 2 (0.68%) HND
5 2 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.07%) Data Quality
2 5 (1.71%) QA
3 4 (1.37%) SLA
4 3 (1.02%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 14 (4.78%) Docker
2 3 (1.02%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (1.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.68%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.34%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (0.34%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.34%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 6 (2.05%) Kubernetes
2 3 (1.02%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.34%) SCCM
Vendors
1 87 (29.69%) Microsoft
2 34 (11.60%) Oracle
3 16 (5.46%) Citrix
3 16 (5.46%) Salesforce.com
4 12 (4.10%) Informatica
5 9 (3.07%) Xamarin
6 8 (2.73%) Google
6 8 (2.73%) IBM
6 8 (2.73%) Tableau
7 5 (1.71%) Trillium
8 4 (1.37%) Sybase
9 3 (1.02%) Facebook
9 3 (1.02%) Twitter
9 3 (1.02%) VMware
10 2 (0.68%) Dell
10 2 (0.68%) Mitel
10 2 (0.68%) ShoreTel
11 1 (0.34%) Cognos
11 1 (0.34%) Ivanti
11 1 (0.34%) TARGIT