The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 8 16 12
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -4
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 308 338 381
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 14.58% 13.65% 16.94%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 49.52% 48.91% 57.99%
Number of salaries quoted 294 281 343
Average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
SQL Server
East of England

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 Cambridgeshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
622 691 657
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 29.45% 27.91% 29.21%
Number of salaries quoted 587 571 599
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

SQL Server Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

SQL Server
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +4 187 £40,000 -11.11% 30
Peterborough 0 78 £38,000 -0.84% 7
Huntingdon -11 2 £35,250 -18.96% 1
Ely - 1 £37,500 -
SQL Server
East of England

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing SQL Server also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server.

1 357 (59.11%) .NET
2 356 (58.94%) C#
3 293 (48.51%) ASP.NET
4 287 (47.52%) SQL
5 192 (31.79%) MVC
6 176 (29.14%) Microsoft
7 172 (28.48%) HTML
8 159 (26.32%) JavaScript
9 158 (26.16%) Agile Software Development
10 155 (25.66%) Windows
11 137 (22.68%) ASP.NET MVC
12 129 (21.36%) CSS
13 126 (20.86%) Degree
14 113 (18.71%) T-SQL
15 112 (18.54%) jQuery
16 98 (16.23%) TDD
17 83 (13.74%) WCF
18 79 (13.08%) HTML5
19 76 (12.58%) SQL Server 2008
19 76 (12.58%) IIS
19 76 (12.58%) Web Services
20 75 (12.42%) ASP.NET Web API
21 74 (12.25%) Analytical Skills
22 73 (12.09%) MS Excel
22 73 (12.09%) .NET Framework
23 72 (11.92%) Oracle
23 72 (11.92%) Java
24 67 (11.09%) Software Engineering
25 63 (10.43%) ITIL
25 63 (10.43%) Computer Science

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing SQL Server also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 76 (12.58%) IIS
2 37 (6.13%) SharePoint
3 35 (5.79%) Node.js
4 18 (2.98%) MS Exchange
5 15 (2.48%) Exchange Server 2010
6 13 (2.15%) Lync
6 13 (2.15%) Elasticsearch
7 10 (1.66%) SharePoint 2010
8 9 (1.49%) BizTalk Server
9 8 (1.32%) CMS
9 8 (1.32%) SharePoint 2013
10 6 (0.99%) Umbraco
10 6 (0.99%) Apache
11 5 (0.83%) ArcGIS
11 5 (0.83%) WebSphere
12 4 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2003
12 4 (0.66%) Apache Pig
13 3 (0.50%) WebLogic
13 3 (0.50%) Sitecore CMS
13 3 (0.50%) JBoss
Applications
1 73 (12.09%) MS Excel
2 22 (3.64%) MS Office
3 3 (0.50%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.17%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.50%) Tridion
3 2 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.33%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.33%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.17%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 22 (3.64%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (2.15%) Office 365
3 11 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (1.16%) SaaS
5 5 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.50%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.17%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (3.97%) Internet
2 17 (2.81%) HTTP
3 15 (2.48%) DNS
3 15 (2.48%) SAN
4 14 (2.32%) Firewall
5 12 (1.99%) TCP/IP
6 11 (1.82%) SNMP
6 11 (1.82%) SMTP
7 7 (1.16%) Wireless
8 6 (0.99%) WAN
8 6 (0.99%) LDAP
8 6 (0.99%) LAN
9 3 (0.50%) DHCP
9 3 (0.50%) SSL
10 1 (0.17%) Intranet
10 1 (0.17%) FTP
10 1 (0.17%) VoIP
10 1 (0.17%) ISDN
10 1 (0.17%) HTTPS
10 1 (0.17%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (12.58%) SQL Server 2008
2 52 (8.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 50 (8.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 46 (7.62%) SQL Server 2012
5 41 (6.79%) NoSQL
6 28 (4.64%) MySQL
7 22 (3.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 21 (3.48%) Relational Database
9 18 (2.98%) Crystal Reports
9 18 (2.98%) Data Warehouse
10 14 (2.32%) SQL Server 2005
11 12 (1.99%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 12 (1.99%) MongoDB
12 10 (1.66%) Hadoop
13 9 (1.49%) OLAP
14 8 (1.32%) Data Mining
15 7 (1.16%) Oracle Database
16 6 (0.99%) Big Data
16 6 (0.99%) Oracle BI EE
16 6 (0.99%) Siebel EIM
Development Applications
1 37 (6.13%) Git (software)
2 26 (4.30%) Visual Studio
3 20 (3.31%) Team Foundation Server
3 20 (3.31%) Selenium
4 19 (3.15%) Subversion
5 18 (2.98%) NUnit
6 13 (2.15%) Jenkins
7 12 (1.99%) Moq
8 10 (1.66%) Hudson
8 10 (1.66%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 8 (1.32%) MSTest
10 7 (1.16%) QARun
10 7 (1.16%) WinRunner
10 7 (1.16%) Octopus Deploy
10 7 (1.16%) SpecFlow
11 5 (0.83%) Bower
11 5 (0.83%) Grunt
11 5 (0.83%) PhantomJS
11 5 (0.83%) gulp
11 5 (0.83%) JIRA
General
1 45 (7.45%) Finance
2 31 (5.13%) Telecoms
3 24 (3.97%) Marketing
4 17 (2.81%) Back Office
5 16 (2.65%) Front Office
6 13 (2.15%) Banking
7 10 (1.66%) Retail
8 6 (0.99%) Law
9 3 (0.50%) Automotive
10 2 (0.33%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.33%) Publishing
10 2 (0.33%) Electronics
11 1 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 331 (54.80%) Developer
2 87 (14.40%) .NET Developer
3 66 (10.93%) Programmer
4 61 (10.10%) AWS Developer
5 59 (9.77%) Software Engineer
6 58 (9.60%) Web Developer
7 52 (8.61%) Analyst
8 51 (8.44%) DBA
9 42 (6.95%) SQL DBA
10 39 (6.46%) Senior Developer
11 37 (6.13%) C# Developer
12 33 (5.46%) Administrator
12 33 (5.46%) Software Developer
13 26 (4.30%) C# .NET Developer
14 22 (3.64%) SQL Server DBA
15 20 (3.31%) Applications Support
16 18 (2.98%) Systems Engineer
17 16 (2.65%) Java Developer
17 16 (2.65%) C# ASP.NET Developer
18 15 (2.48%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 357 (59.11%) .NET
2 293 (48.51%) ASP.NET
3 172 (28.48%) HTML
4 137 (22.68%) ASP.NET MVC
5 129 (21.36%) CSS
6 112 (18.54%) jQuery
7 83 (13.74%) WCF
8 79 (13.08%) HTML5
9 76 (12.58%) Web Services
10 75 (12.42%) ASP.NET Web API
11 73 (12.09%) .NET Framework
12 51 (8.44%) RESTful
13 49 (8.11%) KnockoutJS
14 47 (7.78%) CSS3
15 45 (7.45%) Entity Framework
15 45 (7.45%) XML
16 44 (7.28%) AngularJS
17 37 (6.13%) XSLT
18 32 (5.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 31 (5.13%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 74 (12.25%) Analytical Skills
2 63 (10.43%) Computer Science
3 40 (6.62%) Enterprise Software
4 33 (5.46%) Management Information System
5 25 (4.14%) Clustering
5 25 (4.14%) Pocket PC
6 24 (3.97%) Replication
7 23 (3.81%) Mathematics
8 19 (3.15%) Client/Server
9 15 (2.48%) Mobile Payment
10 13 (2.15%) Statistics
11 11 (1.82%) SecurID
11 11 (1.82%) Algorithms
12 9 (1.49%) Streaming Music
13 8 (1.32%) Visualisation
13 8 (1.32%) Data Centre
14 7 (1.16%) Social Media
14 7 (1.16%) Social Network
14 7 (1.16%) Data Integration
15 6 (0.99%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 155 (25.66%) Windows
2 47 (7.78%) Linux
3 33 (5.46%) Android
4 29 (4.80%) Apple iOS
5 23 (3.81%) Windows Server 2012
6 17 (2.81%) UNIX
7 16 (2.65%) Windows Server 2003
7 16 (2.65%) Windows Server 2008
8 14 (2.32%) Solaris
9 7 (1.16%) Windows 2000
10 4 (0.66%) Windows 7
11 3 (0.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (0.50%) AIX
12 2 (0.33%) Debian
12 2 (0.33%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.33%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 192 (31.79%) MVC
2 158 (26.16%) Agile Software Development
3 98 (16.23%) TDD
4 67 (11.09%) Software Engineering
5 63 (10.43%) ITIL
6 50 (8.28%) OO
7 47 (7.78%) Web Development
8 46 (7.62%) Unit Testing
8 46 (7.62%) Web Application Development
9 44 (7.28%) BDD
10 43 (7.12%) Business Intelligence
11 38 (6.29%) Performance Tuning
12 37 (6.13%) SDLC
13 35 (5.79%) CRM
14 29 (4.80%) Disaster Recovery
14 29 (4.80%) Scrum
15 23 (3.81%) Project Management
15 23 (3.81%) DevOps
16 21 (3.48%) Change Management
17 20 (3.31%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 356 (58.94%) C#
2 287 (47.52%) SQL
3 159 (26.32%) JavaScript
4 113 (18.71%) T-SQL
5 72 (11.92%) Java
6 52 (8.61%) C++
7 29 (4.80%) Objective-C
8 27 (4.47%) PowerShell
9 21 (3.48%) Ruby
10 17 (2.81%) Perl
10 17 (2.81%) PHP
11 16 (2.65%) VBScript
11 16 (2.65%) VB
12 13 (2.15%) VB.NET
13 12 (1.99%) Scala
14 10 (1.66%) Python
15 9 (1.49%) Shell Script
15 9 (1.49%) PL/SQL
16 5 (0.83%) C
16 5 (0.83%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 126 (20.86%) Degree
2 60 (9.93%) Microsoft Certification
3 27 (4.47%) MCP
4 10 (1.66%) MCSE
5 7 (1.16%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 6 (0.99%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (0.83%) MCT
7 5 (0.83%) MCTS
7 5 (0.83%) MCITP
8 4 (0.66%) MCDBA
9 3 (0.50%) DV Cleared
9 3 (0.50%) Security Cleared
9 3 (0.50%) ISTQB
10 2 (0.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 2 (0.33%) RHCE
10 2 (0.33%) LPIC
10 2 (0.33%) Oracle Certification
10 2 (0.33%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.33%) MCSA
11 1 (0.17%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (4.14%) QA
2 7 (1.16%) SLA
3 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.17%) JSP 440
System Software
1 44 (7.28%) Active Directory
2 17 (2.81%) Hyper-V
3 15 (2.48%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (1.49%) XenApp
5 3 (0.50%) Terminal Server
6 2 (0.33%) Terminal Services
6 2 (0.33%) Xen
6 2 (0.33%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (0.33%) Postfix
6 2 (0.33%) KVM
6 2 (0.33%) Docker
6 2 (0.33%) iptables
7 1 (0.17%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.17%) XenServer
7 1 (0.17%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.17%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 8 (1.32%) Puppet
2 7 (1.16%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (0.66%) ARCserve
4 3 (0.50%) SCCM
5 2 (0.33%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.17%) SCSM
6 1 (0.17%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.17%) SCOM
6 1 (0.17%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.17%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 176 (29.14%) Microsoft
2 72 (11.92%) Oracle
3 41 (6.79%) VMware
4 16 (2.65%) Cisco
5 13 (2.15%) HP
5 13 (2.15%) Citrix
6 12 (1.99%) Xamarin
7 11 (1.82%) Nintex
8 10 (1.66%) SAP
8 10 (1.66%) Sitecore
9 9 (1.49%) Google
9 9 (1.49%) TOWER Software
10 8 (1.32%) Cognos
11 7 (1.16%) Rackspace
12 6 (0.99%) Eloqua
12 6 (0.99%) Siebel
12 6 (0.99%) Apple
13 5 (0.83%) Twitter
14 4 (0.66%) Facebook
14 4 (0.66%) Sencha
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Posted: 2 days ago
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