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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 24 17 19
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 110 175 236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 9.29% 11.42% 14.59%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 34.70% 53.52% 54.76%
Number of salaries quoted 104 133 210
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,600 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £59,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
317 327 431
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 26.77% 21.34% 26.64%
Number of salaries quoted 283 253 366
Median salary £46,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.84% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 23 February 2017.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Cambridge

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 140 (70.71%) C#
2 130 (65.66%) .NET
3 103 (52.02%) ASP.NET
4 95 (47.98%) MVC
5 83 (41.92%) ASP.NET MVC
6 78 (39.39%) Agile Software Development
6 78 (39.39%) Windows
7 77 (38.89%) SQL
8 75 (37.88%) Microsoft
9 69 (34.85%) HTML
9 69 (34.85%) ASP.NET Web API
10 61 (30.81%) TDD
11 58 (29.29%) WCF
12 50 (25.25%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 48 (24.24%) JavaScript
14 47 (23.74%) .NET Framework
15 45 (22.73%) Finance
16 44 (22.22%) CSS
16 44 (22.22%) SQL Server 2014
17 40 (20.20%) Microsoft Azure
18 37 (18.69%) RESTful
19 36 (18.18%) HTML5
20 35 (17.68%) MS Excel
21 34 (17.17%) AngularJS
22 33 (16.67%) Windows Server
22 33 (16.67%) Visual Studio
23 32 (16.16%) Oracle
24 30 (15.15%) Web Services
24 30 (15.15%) Degree
24 30 (15.15%) Web Application Development

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 14 (7.07%) IIS
2 11 (5.56%) SharePoint
3 10 (5.05%) Apache
4 6 (3.03%) Moodle
4 6 (3.03%) Tomcat
5 5 (2.53%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (2.02%) Umbraco
7 3 (1.52%) CMS
7 3 (1.52%) NServiceBus
7 3 (1.52%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (1.52%) WordPress
8 2 (1.01%) JBoss
8 2 (1.01%) MS Exchange
8 2 (1.01%) OpenStack
8 2 (1.01%) WildFly
9 1 (0.51%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.51%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 35 (17.68%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.02%) MS Office
3 3 (1.52%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.51%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.52%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (1.52%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (1.52%) Magento
1 3 (1.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.01%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.51%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.51%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.51%) Sage 50
3 1 (0.51%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 40 (20.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (10.10%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (2.53%) SaaS
4 4 (2.02%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.01%) Amazon SQS
5 2 (1.01%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.51%) GitHub
6 1 (0.51%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (7.58%) TCP/IP
2 12 (6.06%) DNS
2 12 (6.06%) Firewall
3 9 (4.55%) VPN
4 8 (4.04%) DHCP
5 6 (3.03%) IPsec
5 6 (3.03%) VLAN
6 5 (2.53%) ISDN
7 4 (2.02%) Internet
7 4 (2.02%) LDAP
7 4 (2.02%) NFC
7 4 (2.02%) SMPP
7 4 (2.02%) SMS
8 3 (1.52%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (1.52%) HTTP
9 2 (1.01%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (1.01%) LAN
9 2 (1.01%) Remote Desktop
9 2 (1.01%) VoIP
10 1 (0.51%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (22.22%) SQL Server 2014
2 25 (12.63%) NoSQL
3 20 (10.10%) SQL Server 2012
4 19 (9.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 16 (8.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 10 (5.05%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (4.04%) MongoDB
8 7 (3.54%) MySQL
8 7 (3.54%) RavenDB
8 7 (3.54%) SQL Server 2000
9 6 (3.03%) Relational Database
10 5 (2.53%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (2.53%) QlikView
11 4 (2.02%) RDBMS
12 3 (1.52%) Oracle Database
12 3 (1.52%) Oracle Database 10g
12 3 (1.52%) Oracle Database 11g
12 3 (1.52%) Oracle Database 12c
12 3 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
12 3 (1.52%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 33 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 26 (13.13%) NUnit
3 24 (12.12%) Git (software)
4 15 (7.58%) Selenium
5 12 (6.06%) Team Foundation Server
6 9 (4.55%) MSTest
6 9 (4.55%) Octopus Deploy
7 8 (4.04%) Jenkins
8 6 (3.03%) Moq
8 6 (3.03%) SpecFlow
9 5 (2.53%) Subversion
10 4 (2.02%) MSBuild
10 4 (2.02%) Rhino Mocks
10 4 (2.02%) TeamCity
11 3 (1.52%) AppVeyor
11 3 (1.52%) Cucumber
11 3 (1.52%) Oracle Forms
11 3 (1.52%) PhantomJS
11 3 (1.52%) WebDriver
12 2 (1.01%) Maven
General
1 45 (22.73%) Finance
2 16 (8.08%) Banking
3 7 (3.54%) Telecoms
4 6 (3.03%) Marketing
5 4 (2.02%) Electronics
5 4 (2.02%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.01%) Legal
7 1 (0.51%) Retail
Job Titles
1 127 (64.14%) Developer
2 85 (42.93%) C# Developer
3 65 (32.83%) .NET Developer
4 48 (24.24%) C# .NET Developer
5 27 (13.64%) ASP.NET Developer
5 27 (13.64%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 25 (12.63%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 25 (12.63%) Programmer
7 24 (12.12%) C# Programmer
8 14 (7.07%) Administrator
9 13 (6.57%) Analyst
9 13 (6.57%) Web Developer
10 12 (6.06%) Software Engineer
11 11 (5.56%) C# WPF Developer
11 11 (5.56%) WPF Developer
12 10 (5.05%) Senior Developer
12 10 (5.05%) Software Developer
12 10 (5.05%) SQL Developer
13 9 (4.55%) C# Web Developer
13 9 (4.55%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 130 (65.66%) .NET
2 103 (52.02%) ASP.NET
3 83 (41.92%) ASP.NET MVC
4 69 (34.85%) ASP.NET Web API
4 69 (34.85%) HTML
5 58 (29.29%) WCF
6 50 (25.25%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 47 (23.74%) .NET Framework
8 44 (22.22%) CSS
9 37 (18.69%) RESTful
10 36 (18.18%) HTML5
11 34 (17.17%) AngularJS
12 30 (15.15%) Web Services
13 26 (13.13%) XML
14 25 (12.63%) jQuery
15 23 (11.62%) Node.js
16 20 (10.10%) CSS3
16 20 (10.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 19 (9.60%) WPF
18 18 (9.09%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 27 (13.64%) Enterprise Software
2 19 (9.60%) Fintech
3 15 (7.58%) Computer Science
4 14 (7.07%) NHS
5 12 (6.06%) Mobile Payment
6 8 (4.04%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (3.03%) Learning Management System
7 6 (3.03%) VLE
8 5 (2.53%) Client/Server
8 5 (2.53%) Clustering
8 5 (2.53%) Mobile App
9 4 (2.02%) iPad
9 4 (2.02%) Management Information System
10 3 (1.52%) Algorithms
10 3 (1.52%) Data Centre
10 3 (1.52%) Mobile Banking
10 3 (1.52%) Replication
10 3 (1.52%) Social Media
10 3 (1.52%) Social Network
11 2 (1.01%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 78 (39.39%) Windows
2 33 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 25 (12.63%) Linux
4 11 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (4.04%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (3.54%) Debian
7 6 (3.03%) Unix
8 3 (1.52%) Android
8 3 (1.52%) Apple iOS
8 3 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (1.52%) Solaris
9 1 (0.51%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.51%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.51%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (47.98%) MVC
2 78 (39.39%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (30.81%) TDD
4 30 (15.15%) Web Application Development
5 29 (14.65%) BDD
5 29 (14.65%) Scrum
6 21 (10.61%) Continuous Integration
6 21 (10.61%) Web Development
6 21 (10.61%) Workflow
7 20 (10.10%) Software Engineering
8 16 (8.08%) Asset Management
8 16 (8.08%) SDLC
8 16 (8.08%) Wealth Management
9 14 (7.07%) Automated Testing
10 13 (6.57%) Business Intelligence
10 13 (6.57%) Unit Testing
11 11 (5.56%) Business Analysis
11 11 (5.56%) Mathematics
12 10 (5.05%) Dependency Injection
12 10 (5.05%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 140 (70.71%) C#
2 77 (38.89%) SQL
3 48 (24.24%) JavaScript
4 22 (11.11%) Java
5 18 (9.09%) PowerShell
6 16 (8.08%) C++
7 15 (7.58%) PHP
8 14 (7.07%) Ruby
9 6 (3.03%) T-SQL
10 4 (2.02%) VB.NET
11 3 (1.52%) Objective-C
12 2 (1.01%) Scala
12 2 (1.01%) XAML
13 1 (0.51%) ABAP
13 1 (0.51%) C
13 1 (0.51%) Perl
13 1 (0.51%) Python
13 1 (0.51%) VBA
Qualifications
1 30 (15.15%) Degree
2 9 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (3.03%) MCSE
4 4 (2.02%) MCSA
5 3 (1.52%) LPIC
5 3 (1.52%) RHCE
5 3 (1.52%) RHCSA
6 2 (1.01%) ISEB
7 1 (0.51%) CEH
7 1 (0.51%) CompTIA Security+
7 1 (0.51%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.51%) MCITP
7 1 (0.51%) MCP
7 1 (0.51%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.51%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.51%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.03%) QA
2 3 (1.52%) SLA
3 1 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (7.58%) Active Directory
1 15 (7.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (6.57%) Hyper-V
3 5 (2.53%) iptables
3 5 (2.53%) pfSense
3 5 (2.53%) Virtual Servers
4 3 (1.52%) vSphere
5 2 (1.01%) VMware Server
5 2 (1.01%) XenApp
5 2 (1.01%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.51%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (2.02%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.52%) Puppet
3 2 (1.01%) SCCM
4 1 (0.51%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.51%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (0.51%) Nessus
4 1 (0.51%) SCOM
4 1 (0.51%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 75 (37.88%) Microsoft
2 32 (16.16%) Oracle
3 19 (9.60%) VMware
4 13 (6.57%) Cisco
5 11 (5.56%) Sitecore
6 10 (5.05%) SAP
7 6 (3.03%) Blackboard
7 6 (3.03%) Pegasus
8 4 (2.02%) Veeam
9 3 (1.52%) JD Edwards
9 3 (1.52%) Red Hat
9 3 (1.52%) Xamarin
10 2 (1.01%) Citrix
10 2 (1.01%) EMC
10 2 (1.01%) Google
10 2 (1.01%) HP
10 2 (1.01%) Sophos
11 1 (0.51%) Capita
11 1 (0.51%) Dell
11 1 (0.51%) Hyperion
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