Period
to 31 October 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Sussex with a requirement for SQL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQL over the 6 months to 31 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
31 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 11 5 5
Rank change year-on-year -6 0 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 165 488 476
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in West Sussex 19.48% 20.52% 19.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.73% 38.39% 35.08%
Number of salaries quoted 140 442 457
Median annual salary £60,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.32% +11.76% -
10th Percentile £29,850 £28,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £65,000 £55,500
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%

SQL is in the Programming Languages 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 coding skills.

All Programming Languages
West Sussex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 555 1,271 1,357
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 65.53% 53.45% 56.83%
Number of salaries quoted 435 1,077 1,173
Median annual salary £57,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.05% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £33,850 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £65,000 £65,250
South East median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.53% - +5.56%

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL in West Sussex

SQL
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Salary trend for SQL in West Sussex

SQL
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

Salary distribution for jobs citing SQL in West Sussex over the 6 months to 31 October 2020.

Salary histogram for SQL in West Sussex

SQL
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 within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 31 October 2020. 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 -8 68 £60,000 +20.00% 8
Horsham 0 25 £60,000 +29.73% 4
Gatwick -12 22 £52,500 +10.53% 1
Worthing -20 14 £72,500 +81.25% 5
Haywards Heath +8 9 £70,000 +64.71%
Chichester -2 5 £50,000 +53.85% 3
East Grinstead -1 4 £37,500 -44.44%
Littlehampton - 4 £36,750 - 2
Burgess Hill +33 1 £40,000 +7.38%
SQL
South East

For the 6 months to 31 October 2020, IT jobs citing SQL 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.

1 118 (71.52%) Azure
2 99 (60.00%) .NET
3 93 (56.36%) C#
4 88 (53.33%) DevOps
5 87 (52.73%) HTML
5 87 (52.73%) CSS
6 81 (49.09%) SQL Server
7 75 (45.45%) .NET Core
8 70 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
9 62 (37.58%) JavaScript
10 58 (35.15%) Microservices
11 53 (32.12%) React
12 48 (29.09%) Windows
13 47 (28.48%) Microsoft
14 44 (26.67%) PaaS
15 43 (26.06%) IaaS
16 41 (24.85%) MVC
17 40 (24.24%) Software Engineering
18 39 (23.64%) .NET Framework
18 39 (23.64%) AngularJS
19 38 (23.03%) REST
20 37 (22.42%) ASP.NET
21 36 (21.82%) Git (software)
21 36 (21.82%) Scaled Agile Framework
22 34 (20.61%) SOA
23 33 (20.00%) Unit Testing
23 33 (20.00%) Kubernetes
23 33 (20.00%) Docker
24 32 (19.39%) Skype
24 32 (19.39%) RabbitMQ

SQL
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 27 (16.36%) NServiceBus
2 4 (2.42%) CMS
3 3 (1.82%) IIS
3 3 (1.82%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.21%) Apache
4 2 (1.21%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (1.21%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.61%) ThingWorx
Applications
1 11 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (6.06%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (4.24%) Adobe Campaign
2 5 (3.03%) Unica
3 1 (0.61%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 118 (71.52%) Azure
2 44 (26.67%) PaaS
3 43 (26.06%) IaaS
4 11 (6.67%) SaaS
5 10 (6.06%) BPaaS
6 7 (4.24%) AWS
7 6 (3.64%) Power Platform
8 4 (2.42%) GCP
8 4 (2.42%) Office 365
9 3 (1.82%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (1.82%) Amazon S3
9 3 (1.82%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 1 (0.61%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.61%) Azure Functions
10 1 (0.61%) Dynamics 365
10 1 (0.61%) OneDrive
10 1 (0.61%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 32 (19.39%) Skype
2 27 (16.36%) HTTP
3 6 (3.64%) FTP
3 6 (3.64%) WEP
4 1 (0.61%) Firewall
4 1 (0.61%) Internet
4 1 (0.61%) Modbus
4 1 (0.61%) RS-232
4 1 (0.61%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.61%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (49.09%) SQL Server
2 28 (16.97%) NoSQL
3 9 (5.45%) Azure SQL Database
4 6 (3.64%) Power BI
5 4 (2.42%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (2.42%) MySQL
5 4 (2.42%) Tableau
6 3 (1.82%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.82%) Geospatial Data
6 3 (1.82%) GIS
6 3 (1.82%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.21%) Amazon Redshift
7 2 (1.21%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.21%) Spatial Data
7 2 (1.21%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.21%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (1.21%) SQL Server 2016
8 1 (0.61%) Big Data
8 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (0.61%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 36 (21.82%) Git (software)
2 26 (15.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (6.06%) Visual Studio Team System
4 7 (4.24%) SonarQube
4 7 (4.24%) Visual Studio
5 4 (2.42%) JIRA
6 3 (1.82%) git-flow
6 3 (1.82%) MSBuild
6 3 (1.82%) Octopus Deploy
6 3 (1.82%) TeamCity
7 2 (1.21%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.61%) LabVIEW
8 1 (0.61%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.61%) Subversion
General
1 19 (11.52%) Finance
2 7 (4.24%) Marketing
3 5 (3.03%) Advertising
4 4 (2.42%) Public Sector
5 2 (1.21%) Publishing
6 1 (0.61%) French Language
6 1 (0.61%) Legal
6 1 (0.61%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.61%) Retail
6 1 (0.61%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 80 (48.48%) Developer
2 43 (26.06%) Senior Developer
3 39 (23.64%) .NET Developer
4 27 (16.36%) Software Engineer
5 23 (13.94%) Senior .NET Developer
6 19 (11.52%) Analyst
6 19 (11.52%) Architect
7 18 (10.91%) C# Developer
8 13 (7.88%) Senior Software Engineer
9 12 (7.27%) C# .NET Developer
10 10 (6.06%) .NET Software Engineer
10 10 (6.06%) C# Software Engineer
10 10 (6.06%) Cloud Architect
11 9 (5.45%) Developer/Software Engineer
12 8 (4.85%) Azure Architect
12 8 (4.85%) Lead DevOps
12 8 (4.85%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
12 8 (4.85%) Senior C# Software Engineer
12 8 (4.85%) Software Developer
12 8 (4.85%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (60.00%) .NET
2 87 (52.73%) CSS
2 87 (52.73%) HTML
3 75 (45.45%) .NET Core
4 53 (32.12%) React
5 39 (23.64%) .NET Framework
5 39 (23.64%) AngularJS
6 38 (23.03%) REST
7 37 (22.42%) ASP.NET
8 32 (19.39%) RabbitMQ
9 29 (17.58%) jQuery
10 28 (16.97%) ASP.NET MVC
11 27 (16.36%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 26 (15.76%) Entity Framework
12 26 (15.76%) HTML5
13 25 (15.15%) ASP.NET Core
14 24 (14.55%) Redux
14 24 (14.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 20 (12.12%) CSS3
15 20 (12.12%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.06%) Data Centre
1 10 (6.06%) Enterprise Software
1 10 (6.06%) Hybrid Cloud
1 10 (6.06%) Public Cloud
2 9 (5.45%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (3.64%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (2.42%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.82%) Algorithms
5 3 (1.82%) PMI
6 2 (1.21%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.21%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.21%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (1.21%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.61%) Cloud Native
7 1 (0.61%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.61%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.61%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 48 (29.09%) Windows
2 23 (13.94%) Linux
3 6 (3.64%) Windows Server
4 4 (2.42%) CentOS
5 2 (1.21%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (53.33%) DevOps
2 70 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (35.15%) Microservices
4 41 (24.85%) MVC
5 40 (24.24%) Software Engineering
6 36 (21.82%) Scaled Agile Framework
7 34 (20.61%) SOA
8 33 (20.00%) Unit Testing
9 32 (19.39%) Scrum
10 28 (16.97%) SOLID
11 27 (16.36%) Test Automation
12 20 (12.12%) Domain-Driven Design
13 14 (8.48%) Computer Science
14 12 (7.27%) Problem-Solving
15 11 (6.67%) Business Continuity
15 11 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
16 10 (6.06%) High Availability
16 10 (6.06%) Infrastructure as Code
16 10 (6.06%) OO
16 10 (6.06%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 93 (56.36%) C#
2 62 (37.58%) JavaScript
3 25 (15.15%) C++
4 17 (10.30%) Java
5 15 (9.09%) PowerShell
6 8 (4.85%) TypeScript
7 7 (4.24%) Python
7 7 (4.24%) Shell Script
7 7 (4.24%) VB
7 7 (4.24%) VB6
8 5 (3.03%) Bash Shell
8 5 (3.03%) T-SQL
9 4 (2.42%) PHP
10 3 (1.82%) Go
10 3 (1.82%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.21%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.61%) R
12 1 (0.61%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 20 (12.12%) Degree
2 7 (4.24%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (3.64%) MCSA
3 6 (3.64%) MCSE
3 6 (3.64%) TOGAF Certification
4 3 (1.82%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.61%) CCNA
5 1 (0.61%) CCNP
5 1 (0.61%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.61%) ISEB
5 1 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.88%) QA
1 13 (7.88%) SLA
2 2 (1.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.61%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.61%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 33 (20.00%) Docker
2 14 (8.48%) Active Directory
3 11 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (6.06%) Hyper-V
4 10 (6.06%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 33 (20.00%) Kubernetes
2 10 (6.06%) vCenter Server
3 8 (4.85%) Terraform
4 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 47 (28.48%) Microsoft
2 30 (18.18%) VMware
3 17 (10.30%) Oracle
4 11 (6.67%) Citrix
5 7 (4.24%) Adobe
6 6 (3.64%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (3.03%) IBM
7 5 (3.03%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
8 4 (2.42%) Google
8 4 (2.42%) Red Hat
9 2 (1.21%) SAP
9 2 (1.21%) Telerik
10 1 (0.61%) Baan
10 1 (0.61%) Sparx