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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 28 19 21
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 85 157 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 7.97% 10.87% 10.38%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 34.14% 47.15% 47.01%
Number of salaries quoted 77 136 152
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,400 £32,500 £27,050
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £51,250 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
249 333 385
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 23.36% 23.06% 22.09%
Number of salaries quoted 215 286 324
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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 8 December 2016.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Cambridge

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 8 December 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.

1 150 (66.96%) C#
2 145 (64.73%) .NET
3 103 (45.98%) ASP.NET
4 97 (43.30%) MVC
5 95 (42.41%) SQL
6 82 (36.61%) Microsoft
7 76 (33.93%) HTML
8 74 (33.04%) Agile Software Development
9 73 (32.59%) ASP.NET MVC
10 64 (28.57%) Windows
11 56 (25.00%) JavaScript
12 51 (22.77%) CSS
13 50 (22.32%) TDD
14 49 (21.88%) ASP.NET Web API
15 46 (20.54%) Finance
16 41 (18.30%) HTML5
17 39 (17.41%) Windows Server
18 38 (16.96%) Degree
19 34 (15.18%) Visual Studio
19 34 (15.18%) Unit Testing
20 33 (14.73%) jQuery
20 33 (14.73%) WCF
20 33 (14.73%) NUnit
21 32 (14.29%) MS Excel
21 32 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
22 31 (13.84%) XML
23 30 (13.39%) Software Engineering
24 29 (12.95%) Web Development
24 29 (12.95%) ASP.NET MVC 5
24 29 (12.95%) Microsoft Azure

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 17 (7.59%) IIS
2 9 (4.02%) Elasticsearch
3 8 (3.57%) SharePoint
4 6 (2.68%) Apache
4 6 (2.68%) CMS
4 6 (2.68%) Moodle
4 6 (2.68%) MS Exchange
4 6 (2.68%) NServiceBus
4 6 (2.68%) Sitecore CMS
4 6 (2.68%) Umbraco
4 6 (2.68%) WordPress
5 2 (0.89%) OpenStack
5 2 (0.89%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.45%) Site Server
Applications
1 32 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.23%) MS Office
3 1 (0.45%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (2.68%) Magento
2 2 (0.89%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.89%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.45%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.45%) Sage 50
3 1 (0.45%) Sage CRM
3 1 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 29 (12.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (8.04%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.79%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (1.34%) Office 365
4 3 (1.34%) SaaS
5 2 (0.89%) Amazon SQS
5 2 (0.89%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 21 (9.38%) TCP/IP
2 15 (6.70%) Firewall
2 15 (6.70%) VPN
3 12 (5.36%) DHCP
3 12 (5.36%) DNS
4 6 (2.68%) Internet
5 5 (2.23%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (2.23%) SAN
6 4 (1.79%) NFC
6 4 (1.79%) SMPP
6 4 (1.79%) SMS
7 3 (1.34%) HTTP
7 3 (1.34%) IPsec
7 3 (1.34%) VLAN
8 2 (0.89%) ISDN
9 1 (0.45%) DSL
9 1 (0.45%) Kerberos
9 1 (0.45%) LAN
9 1 (0.45%) VoIP
9 1 (0.45%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
2 20 (8.93%) SQL Server 2014
3 18 (8.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (7.14%) SQL Server 2000
5 14 (6.25%) QlikView
6 13 (5.80%) Relational Database
7 12 (5.36%) Data Warehouse
7 12 (5.36%) NoSQL
7 12 (5.36%) SQL Server 2008
8 11 (4.91%) MySQL
9 9 (4.02%) Big Data
9 9 (4.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 6 (2.68%) Crystal Reports
10 6 (2.68%) Neo4j
11 4 (1.79%) SQL Server 2005
12 3 (1.34%) BusinessObjects
12 3 (1.34%) OLAP
12 3 (1.34%) Qlik Sense
13 2 (0.89%) Oracle Database
13 2 (0.89%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 34 (15.18%) Visual Studio
2 33 (14.73%) NUnit
3 18 (8.04%) Team Foundation Server
4 16 (7.14%) Selenium
5 12 (5.36%) Git (software)
5 12 (5.36%) Subversion
6 11 (4.91%) Rhino Mocks
7 10 (4.46%) Octopus Deploy
8 8 (3.57%) Jenkins
8 8 (3.57%) MSTest
9 7 (3.13%) Ranorex
10 6 (2.68%) Moq
10 6 (2.68%) MSBuild
10 6 (2.68%) PhantomJS
10 6 (2.68%) SpecFlow
11 5 (2.23%) TeamCity
12 4 (1.79%) JIRA
13 2 (0.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 2 (0.89%) Cucumber
13 2 (0.89%) WebDriver
General
1 46 (20.54%) Finance
2 13 (5.80%) Banking
3 7 (3.13%) Marketing
4 4 (1.79%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.34%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.89%) Electronics
6 2 (0.89%) Retail
7 1 (0.45%) Legal
Job Titles
1 130 (58.04%) Developer
2 86 (38.39%) C# Developer
3 59 (26.34%) .NET Developer
4 43 (19.20%) C# .NET Developer
5 26 (11.61%) Programmer
6 23 (10.27%) C# Programmer
7 19 (8.48%) ASP.NET Developer
7 19 (8.48%) Web Developer
8 16 (7.14%) Analyst
8 16 (7.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 16 (7.14%) Software Engineer
8 16 (7.14%) SQL Developer
9 14 (6.25%) Administrator
9 14 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 14 (6.25%) C# Web Developer
9 14 (6.25%) HTML Developer
9 14 (6.25%) Windows Engineer
10 13 (5.80%) Applications Support
11 12 (5.36%) Systems Administrator
12 10 (4.46%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 145 (64.73%) .NET
2 103 (45.98%) ASP.NET
3 76 (33.93%) HTML
4 73 (32.59%) ASP.NET MVC
5 51 (22.77%) CSS
6 49 (21.88%) ASP.NET Web API
7 41 (18.30%) HTML5
8 33 (14.73%) jQuery
8 33 (14.73%) WCF
9 31 (13.84%) XML
10 29 (12.95%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 27 (12.05%) AngularJS
12 24 (10.71%) .NET Framework
12 24 (10.71%) XSLT
13 23 (10.27%) RESTful
14 22 (9.82%) CSS3
15 20 (8.93%) Web Services
16 17 (7.59%) KnockoutJS
17 16 (7.14%) SignalR
18 15 (6.70%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 26 (11.61%) Computer Science
2 17 (7.59%) Algorithms
3 16 (7.14%) Client/Server
4 15 (6.70%) Management Information System
5 13 (5.80%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (5.80%) Mathematics
6 11 (4.91%) Driving Licence
7 9 (4.02%) Mobile App
8 8 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
8 8 (3.57%) Mobile Payment
8 8 (3.57%) NHS
8 8 (3.57%) Replication
9 7 (3.13%) iPad
10 6 (2.68%) Clustering
10 6 (2.68%) Fintech
10 6 (2.68%) Inversion of Control
10 6 (2.68%) Learning Management System
10 6 (2.68%) Social Media
10 6 (2.68%) Visualisation
10 6 (2.68%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 64 (28.57%) Windows
2 39 (17.41%) Windows Server
3 13 (5.80%) Linux
4 9 (4.02%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (2.23%) Unix
6 4 (1.79%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (1.34%) Android
7 3 (1.34%) Apple iOS
7 3 (1.34%) Windows Mobile
7 3 (1.34%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.89%) Debian
9 1 (0.45%) CentOS
9 1 (0.45%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.45%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.45%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (43.30%) MVC
2 74 (33.04%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (22.32%) TDD
4 34 (15.18%) Unit Testing
5 30 (13.39%) Software Engineering
6 29 (12.95%) Web Development
7 27 (12.05%) Scrum
8 23 (10.27%) SDLC
9 22 (9.82%) Business Intelligence
9 22 (9.82%) Continuous Integration
10 20 (8.93%) Analytics
11 17 (7.59%) BDD
11 17 (7.59%) Test Automation
12 15 (6.70%) Automated Testing
12 15 (6.70%) User Stories
12 15 (6.70%) Web Application Development
13 14 (6.25%) Workflow
14 13 (5.80%) OO
15 12 (5.36%) Data Analytics
15 12 (5.36%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 150 (66.96%) C#
2 95 (42.41%) SQL
3 56 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 28 (12.50%) PowerShell
5 19 (8.48%) C++
6 17 (7.59%) Java
7 15 (6.70%) T-SQL
8 14 (6.25%) PHP
9 9 (4.02%) VBA
10 5 (2.23%) Objective-C
11 2 (0.89%) Python
11 2 (0.89%) R
11 2 (0.89%) Ruby
12 1 (0.45%) ABAP
12 1 (0.45%) C
12 1 (0.45%) Perl
12 1 (0.45%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.45%) XAML
Qualifications
1 38 (16.96%) Degree
2 11 (4.91%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (2.68%) ISEB
4 3 (1.34%) ISTQB
4 3 (1.34%) MCITP
5 2 (0.89%) MCSE
6 1 (0.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.46%) QA
2 2 (0.89%) SDET
3 1 (0.45%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (9.82%) Active Directory
2 15 (6.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (4.02%) Hyper-V
4 6 (2.68%) vSphere
5 4 (1.79%) XenApp
5 4 (1.79%) XenDesktop
6 3 (1.34%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.89%) iptables
7 2 (0.89%) pfSense
7 2 (0.89%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (0.89%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 12 (5.36%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.34%) SCCM
3 1 (0.45%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 82 (36.61%) Microsoft
2 27 (12.05%) Oracle
3 17 (7.59%) Cisco
3 17 (7.59%) VMware
4 12 (5.36%) Sitecore
5 10 (4.46%) EMC
6 9 (4.02%) Veeam
7 6 (2.68%) Blackboard
7 6 (2.68%) SAP
8 4 (1.79%) Citrix
9 3 (1.34%) Dell
9 3 (1.34%) HP
9 3 (1.34%) Xamarin
10 2 (0.89%) Cognos
10 2 (0.89%) Google
10 2 (0.89%) Hyperion
10 2 (0.89%) MicroStrategy
10 2 (0.89%) Tableau
10 2 (0.89%) TOWER Software
11 1 (0.45%) Capita
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