The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 21 15 16
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 110 212 242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 9.52% 14.61% 13.67%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 37.67% 49.42% 45.75%
Number of salaries quoted 97 190 216
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
SQL Server
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
292 429 529
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 25.28% 29.57% 29.89%
Number of salaries quoted 250 392 462
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridge region citing SQL Server as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Cambridge region.

SQL Server Salary Trend in Cambridge

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Cambridge

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 184 (64.34%) .NET
2 143 (50.00%) C#
3 120 (41.96%) Microsoft
4 118 (41.26%) ASP.NET
5 114 (39.86%) Agile Software Development
6 112 (39.16%) SQL
7 107 (37.41%) MVC
8 81 (28.32%) Oracle
9 80 (27.97%) HTML
9 80 (27.97%) JavaScript
10 78 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
11 61 (21.33%) Degree
12 60 (20.98%) CSS
13 53 (18.53%) jQuery
14 52 (18.18%) HTML5
15 51 (17.83%) Windows
16 50 (17.48%) AngularJS
17 44 (15.38%) Computer Science
18 43 (15.03%) ASP.NET Web API
19 36 (12.59%) Web Development
19 36 (12.59%) Software Engineering
19 36 (12.59%) Java
19 36 (12.59%) C++
19 36 (12.59%) T-SQL
20 34 (11.89%) Visual Studio
20 34 (11.89%) MySQL
20 34 (11.89%) KnockoutJS
21 33 (11.54%) MS Excel
22 32 (11.19%) OO
22 32 (11.19%) .NET Framework

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 21 (7.34%) IIS
2 15 (5.24%) CMS
2 15 (5.24%) Elasticsearch
3 12 (4.20%) MS Exchange
3 12 (4.20%) SharePoint
4 11 (3.85%) SharePoint 2010
5 8 (2.80%) NServiceBus
6 2 (0.70%) Apache
6 2 (0.70%) Apache Solr
6 2 (0.70%) JBoss
7 1 (0.35%) Facebook Platform
7 1 (0.35%) LiveLink
7 1 (0.35%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 33 (11.54%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.35%) InfoPath
2 1 (0.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 15 (5.24%) SDL Web 8
2 1 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.35%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.20%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (4.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (2.80%) Google Cloud Platform
3 6 (2.10%) Office 365
4 5 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (1.40%) GitHub
6 3 (1.05%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (5.59%) Firewall
2 15 (5.24%) VPN
3 11 (3.85%) DNS
4 10 (3.50%) DHCP
5 9 (3.15%) Internet
5 9 (3.15%) TCP/IP
6 8 (2.80%) HTTP
7 6 (2.10%) VLAN
8 4 (1.40%) LDAP
9 3 (1.05%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (1.05%) SSL
10 1 (0.35%) GPRS
10 1 (0.35%) LAN
10 1 (0.35%) SMTP
10 1 (0.35%) SNMP
10 1 (0.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (11.89%) MySQL
2 28 (9.79%) SQL Server 2014
3 21 (7.34%) SQL Server 2012
4 20 (6.99%) Relational Database
5 19 (6.64%) SQL Server 2008
6 15 (5.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 11 (3.85%) DB2
7 11 (3.85%) NoSQL
8 10 (3.50%) QlikView
9 8 (2.80%) Crystal Reports
9 8 (2.80%) Oracle Database
9 8 (2.80%) PostgreSQL
10 7 (2.45%) Neo4j
11 5 (1.75%) OLAP
11 5 (1.75%) SQL Server 2005
12 4 (1.40%) Couchbase
12 4 (1.40%) Data Warehouse
13 3 (1.05%) BusinessObjects
13 3 (1.05%) Data Mining
13 3 (1.05%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 34 (11.89%) Visual Studio
2 27 (9.44%) Team Foundation Server
3 21 (7.34%) NUnit
4 17 (5.94%) TeamCity
5 14 (4.90%) Selenium
6 12 (4.20%) Octopus Deploy
7 8 (2.80%) Rhino Mocks
8 7 (2.45%) Moq
8 7 (2.45%) PhantomJS
9 6 (2.10%) Git (software)
9 6 (2.10%) Hudson
9 6 (2.10%) QUnit
10 4 (1.40%) AQtime
10 4 (1.40%) dotTrace
10 4 (1.40%) Subversion
11 1 (0.35%) JMeter
11 1 (0.35%) MSTest
11 1 (0.35%) Oracle Forms
General
1 29 (10.14%) Finance
2 7 (2.45%) Marketing
3 5 (1.75%) Financial Institution
3 5 (1.75%) Front Office
4 3 (1.05%) Retail
5 2 (0.70%) Advertising
5 2 (0.70%) Electronics
5 2 (0.70%) Games
5 2 (0.70%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.70%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.35%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.35%) Automotive
6 1 (0.35%) Legal
Job Titles
1 151 (52.80%) Developer
2 87 (30.42%) C# Developer
3 83 (29.02%) .NET Developer
4 46 (16.08%) C# .NET Developer
5 34 (11.89%) ASP.NET Developer
5 34 (11.89%) Programmer
6 33 (11.54%) C# Programmer
7 27 (9.44%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 26 (9.09%) Administrator
8 26 (9.09%) Applications Support
9 24 (8.39%) Senior Developer
9 24 (8.39%) Web Programmer
10 23 (8.04%) Web Developer
11 22 (7.69%) Software Developer
12 21 (7.34%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 21 (7.34%) JavaScript Developer
13 19 (6.64%) .NET Programmer
14 18 (6.29%) Senior .NET Developer
14 18 (6.29%) Software Engineer
15 17 (5.94%) ASP.NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 184 (64.34%) .NET
2 118 (41.26%) ASP.NET
3 80 (27.97%) HTML
4 78 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
5 60 (20.98%) CSS
6 53 (18.53%) jQuery
7 52 (18.18%) HTML5
8 50 (17.48%) AngularJS
9 43 (15.03%) ASP.NET Web API
10 34 (11.89%) KnockoutJS
11 32 (11.19%) .NET Framework
12 27 (9.44%) WCF
13 26 (9.09%) XML
14 25 (8.74%) RESTful
14 25 (8.74%) WPF
15 22 (7.69%) CSS3
15 22 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 21 (7.34%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 21 (7.34%) REST
17 18 (6.29%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 44 (15.38%) Computer Science
2 21 (7.34%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (6.64%) Cryptography
3 19 (6.64%) Mathematics
4 13 (4.55%) Management Information System
5 12 (4.20%) Algorithms
5 12 (4.20%) iPad
6 11 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
6 11 (3.85%) Statistics
7 9 (3.15%) User Experience
7 9 (3.15%) Visualisation
8 8 (2.80%) Clustering
8 8 (2.80%) Driving Licence
8 8 (2.80%) Replication
9 7 (2.45%) Social Media
9 7 (2.45%) Social Network
10 5 (1.75%) Client/Server
10 5 (1.75%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.70%) EMC VNX
11 2 (0.70%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 51 (17.83%) Windows
2 25 (8.74%) Windows Server
3 6 (2.10%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (1.75%) Linux
5 4 (1.40%) Android
5 4 (1.40%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.40%) Unix
6 3 (1.05%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.70%) CentOS
7 2 (0.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.35%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (39.86%) Agile Software Development
2 107 (37.41%) MVC
3 36 (12.59%) Software Engineering
3 36 (12.59%) Web Development
4 32 (11.19%) OO
5 28 (9.79%) TDD
6 25 (8.74%) Unit Testing
7 23 (8.04%) ITIL
8 20 (6.99%) Secure Coding
9 19 (6.64%) BDD
9 19 (6.64%) Web Application Development
10 17 (5.94%) Scrum
11 15 (5.24%) Business Intelligence
12 14 (4.90%) Automated Testing
12 14 (4.90%) Data Management
12 14 (4.90%) Migration
13 13 (4.55%) DevOps
13 13 (4.55%) SDLC
13 13 (4.55%) Software Architecture
13 13 (4.55%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 143 (50.00%) C#
2 112 (39.16%) SQL
3 80 (27.97%) JavaScript
4 36 (12.59%) C++
4 36 (12.59%) Java
4 36 (12.59%) T-SQL
5 20 (6.99%) C
6 14 (4.90%) VBA
7 9 (3.15%) PowerShell
8 7 (2.45%) PL/SQL
9 5 (1.75%) Perl
9 5 (1.75%) Python
9 5 (1.75%) Shell Script
10 4 (1.40%) Bash Shell
11 3 (1.05%) VB.NET
12 2 (0.70%) PHP
12 2 (0.70%) Ruby
13 1 (0.35%) Lua
13 1 (0.35%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.35%) X++
Qualifications
1 61 (21.33%) Degree
2 11 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (3.15%) Postgraduate
4 7 (2.45%) CCNA
4 7 (2.45%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (2.10%) MCSE
6 2 (0.70%) HNC
6 2 (0.70%) HND
6 2 (0.70%) LPIC
6 2 (0.70%) RHCE
7 1 (0.35%) ISEB
7 1 (0.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (8.04%) QA
System Software
1 19 (6.64%) Active Directory
2 10 (3.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (3.15%) vSphere
4 6 (2.10%) Oracle RAC
4 6 (2.10%) Terminal Services
5 2 (0.70%) iptables
5 2 (0.70%) KVM
5 2 (0.70%) Postfix
5 2 (0.70%) Xen
6 1 (0.35%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.35%) XenApp
6 1 (0.35%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (1.40%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.70%) Ansible
2 2 (0.70%) HAProxy
2 2 (0.70%) Puppet
3 1 (0.35%) CFEngine
3 1 (0.35%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 120 (41.96%) Microsoft
2 81 (28.32%) Oracle
3 16 (5.59%) VMware
4 13 (4.55%) RedGate
5 10 (3.50%) TOWER Software
6 9 (3.15%) Cisco
6 9 (3.15%) Google
7 8 (2.80%) EMC
8 5 (1.75%) IBM
9 4 (1.40%) CA
9 4 (1.40%) Dell
9 4 (1.40%) Xamarin
10 3 (1.05%) Veeam
11 2 (0.70%) Red Hat
11 2 (0.70%) SAP
11 2 (0.70%) Sun
12 1 (0.35%) Citrix
12 1 (0.35%) DevExpress
12 1 (0.35%) JD Edwards
12 1 (0.35%) Salesforce.com
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