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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 14 10 8
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 306 406 498
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 14.32% 16.26% 18.76%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 54.35% 54.28% 63.60%
Number of salaries quoted 265 367 481
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
563 748 783
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 26.35% 29.96% 29.49%
Number of salaries quoted 484 653 740
Average salary £45,000 £39,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.92% +2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,800 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%

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 5 May 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 5 May 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 -5 213 £40,000 - 36
Peterborough -3 61 £38,000 +8.57% 15
Huntingdon -1 3 £35,000 -11.39%
St Neots - 2 £22,500 -
SQL Server
East of England

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 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.

1 375 (61.58%) .NET
2 370 (60.76%) C#
3 296 (48.60%) SQL
4 255 (41.87%) ASP.NET
5 219 (35.96%) Microsoft
6 217 (35.63%) HTML
7 185 (30.38%) Agile Software Development
8 172 (28.24%) JavaScript
9 169 (27.75%) MVC
10 168 (27.59%) Windows
11 163 (26.77%) CSS
12 134 (22.00%) Degree
13 133 (21.84%) jQuery
14 105 (17.24%) ASP.NET MVC
15 100 (16.42%) TDD
15 100 (16.42%) Java
16 98 (16.09%) OO
17 95 (15.60%) MS Excel
18 92 (15.11%) SQL Server 2008
19 91 (14.94%) T-SQL
20 87 (14.29%) HTML5
21 86 (14.12%) Software Engineering
22 85 (13.96%) WCF
23 75 (12.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
24 70 (11.49%) Web Services
24 70 (11.49%) SQL Server 2012
25 68 (11.17%) Finance
26 65 (10.67%) C++
26 65 (10.67%) SharePoint
27 64 (10.51%) Visual Studio

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 65 (10.67%) SharePoint
2 56 (9.20%) IIS
3 33 (5.42%) SharePoint 2013
4 31 (5.09%) MS Exchange
5 23 (3.78%) Exchange Server 2010
6 17 (2.79%) SharePoint 2010
7 14 (2.30%) WebSphere
8 13 (2.13%) JBoss
9 9 (1.48%) Tomcat
9 9 (1.48%) Node.js
10 8 (1.31%) BizTalk Server
11 5 (0.82%) CMS
12 4 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2003
12 4 (0.66%) WebLogic
12 4 (0.66%) Apache
12 4 (0.66%) OpenStack
12 4 (0.66%) Lync
13 3 (0.49%) Elasticsearch
14 2 (0.33%) WebSphere Portal
14 2 (0.33%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 95 (15.60%) MS Excel
2 14 (2.30%) MS Office
3 2 (0.33%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (1.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.99%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.66%) Tridion
4 2 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.33%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.33%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.16%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 13 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.66%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (0.66%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.33%) SaaS
6 1 (0.16%) PaaS
6 1 (0.16%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 30 (4.93%) HTTP
2 23 (3.78%) Firewall
3 21 (3.45%) DNS
4 17 (2.79%) DHCP
5 16 (2.63%) Internet
6 14 (2.30%) TCP/IP
7 13 (2.13%) SSL
8 12 (1.97%) SAN
9 10 (1.64%) Network Security
10 9 (1.48%) VLAN
10 9 (1.48%) Ethernet
11 7 (1.15%) WAN
12 6 (0.99%) HTTPS
12 6 (0.99%) MPLS
13 5 (0.82%) LAN
13 5 (0.82%) Wi-Fi
13 5 (0.82%) Wireless
13 5 (0.82%) VPN
14 4 (0.66%) LDAP
15 3 (0.49%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (15.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 75 (12.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 70 (11.49%) SQL Server 2012
4 50 (8.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 31 (5.09%) Data Warehouse
6 30 (4.93%) SQL Server 2005
7 28 (4.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 25 (4.11%) MySQL
9 21 (3.45%) Relational Database
10 18 (2.96%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 14 (2.30%) Crystal Reports
12 13 (2.13%) Oracle Database
13 10 (1.64%) DB2
14 8 (1.31%) OLAP
14 8 (1.31%) NoSQL
15 7 (1.15%) MS Access
16 6 (0.99%) Oracle Database 10g
17 4 (0.66%) Data Mining
17 4 (0.66%) SQL Server 2000
17 4 (0.66%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 64 (10.51%) Visual Studio
2 36 (5.91%) NUnit
3 33 (5.42%) Team Foundation Server
4 32 (5.25%) Git (software)
5 26 (4.27%) Selenium
6 24 (3.94%) Jenkins
7 23 (3.78%) Moq
8 16 (2.63%) SpecFlow
8 16 (2.63%) Octopus Deploy
9 15 (2.46%) Rhino Mocks
10 11 (1.81%) MSTest
10 11 (1.81%) Hudson
11 9 (1.48%) JUnit
12 8 (1.31%) Subversion
13 7 (1.15%) Mockito
14 6 (0.99%) Maven
14 6 (0.99%) Ant
14 6 (0.99%) Eclipse
14 6 (0.99%) Mercurial
15 5 (0.82%) Concordion
General
1 68 (11.17%) Finance
2 30 (4.93%) Telecoms
3 17 (2.79%) Banking
4 15 (2.46%) Marketing
4 15 (2.46%) Back Office
5 8 (1.31%) Retail
6 6 (0.99%) Law
7 4 (0.66%) Music Industry
7 4 (0.66%) Electronics
7 4 (0.66%) Front Office
8 3 (0.49%) Automotive
8 3 (0.49%) Advertising
9 2 (0.33%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.16%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 350 (57.47%) Developer
2 79 (12.97%) .NET Developer
3 74 (12.15%) C# Developer
4 59 (9.69%) Software Developer
5 53 (8.70%) C# .NET Developer
6 51 (8.37%) AWS Developer
6 51 (8.37%) Software Engineer
7 45 (7.39%) Programmer
8 39 (6.40%) Analyst
9 38 (6.24%) Senior Developer
10 32 (5.25%) Administrator
11 30 (4.93%) DBA
12 29 (4.76%) Graduate
13 28 (4.60%) SQL DBA
14 26 (4.27%) Web Developer
15 25 (4.11%) Consultant
15 25 (4.11%) Architect
16 23 (3.78%) Applications Developer
17 22 (3.61%) Systems Administrator
18 19 (3.12%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 375 (61.58%) .NET
2 255 (41.87%) ASP.NET
3 217 (35.63%) HTML
4 163 (26.77%) CSS
5 133 (21.84%) jQuery
6 105 (17.24%) ASP.NET MVC
7 87 (14.29%) HTML5
8 85 (13.96%) WCF
9 70 (11.49%) Web Services
10 57 (9.36%) XML
11 53 (8.70%) .NET Framework
12 49 (8.05%) ASP.NET Web API
13 46 (7.55%) CSS3
14 38 (6.24%) KnockoutJS
15 35 (5.75%) AngularJS
16 34 (5.58%) REST
17 33 (5.42%) WPF
18 32 (5.25%) Entity Framework
19 31 (5.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 28 (4.60%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 54 (8.87%) Computer Science
2 53 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 34 (5.58%) Mathematics
4 26 (4.27%) Client/Server
5 22 (3.61%) Management Information System
6 21 (3.45%) Pocket PC
7 19 (3.12%) Mobile Payment
8 17 (2.79%) Statistics
9 16 (2.63%) Algorithms
10 15 (2.46%) Enterprise Software
10 15 (2.46%) Blackberry
10 15 (2.46%) Replication
11 14 (2.30%) Mobile App
11 14 (2.30%) User Experience
12 11 (1.81%) N-Tier
13 10 (1.64%) Clustering
14 8 (1.31%) Wiki
15 6 (0.99%) Data Structures
16 5 (0.82%) Streaming Music
17 4 (0.66%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 168 (27.59%) Windows
2 43 (7.06%) Android
3 42 (6.90%) Apple iOS
4 28 (4.60%) Linux
5 25 (4.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (2.63%) Windows 8
7 9 (1.48%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (1.48%) Windows 7
8 8 (1.31%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (1.15%) UNIX
10 5 (0.82%) Windows Mobile
11 4 (0.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (0.49%) Windows Phone
12 3 (0.49%) CentOS
13 2 (0.33%) Debian
14 1 (0.16%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.16%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 185 (30.38%) Agile Software Development
2 169 (27.75%) MVC
3 100 (16.42%) TDD
4 98 (16.09%) OO
5 86 (14.12%) Software Engineering
6 43 (7.06%) Unit Testing
7 41 (6.73%) Performance Tuning
8 37 (6.08%) Business Intelligence
9 35 (5.75%) ITIL
9 35 (5.75%) Scrum
9 35 (5.75%) Web Development
10 28 (4.60%) Waterfall
11 27 (4.43%) Mobile Development
12 26 (4.27%) CRM
12 26 (4.27%) Project Management
13 25 (4.11%) BDD
13 25 (4.11%) Web Application Development
14 24 (3.94%) UML
15 21 (3.45%) Mentoring
16 20 (3.28%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 370 (60.76%) C#
2 296 (48.60%) SQL
3 172 (28.24%) JavaScript
4 100 (16.42%) Java
5 91 (14.94%) T-SQL
6 65 (10.67%) C++
7 38 (6.24%) VB
8 32 (5.25%) PHP
9 26 (4.27%) PowerShell
10 24 (3.94%) Objective-C
11 22 (3.61%) VB.NET
12 15 (2.46%) VBA
12 15 (2.46%) C
13 14 (2.30%) XAML
14 13 (2.13%) Scala
15 11 (1.81%) Perl
16 9 (1.48%) Ruby
17 7 (1.15%) VBScript
18 6 (0.99%) Python
18 6 (0.99%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 134 (22.00%) Degree
2 56 (9.20%) Microsoft Certification
3 25 (4.11%) MCP
3 25 (4.11%) MCITP
4 16 (2.63%) MCSE
5 12 (1.97%) MCTS
6 11 (1.81%) MCDST
6 11 (1.81%) MCSA
7 10 (1.64%) MCT
8 8 (1.31%) Security Cleared
9 7 (1.15%) ISEB
10 5 (0.82%) ISTQB
11 4 (0.66%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 4 (0.66%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 3 (0.49%) LPIC
12 3 (0.49%) DV Cleared
12 3 (0.49%) RHCE
13 2 (0.33%) ITIL Certification
14 1 (0.16%) Cisco Certification
14 1 (0.16%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (4.43%) QA
2 6 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (0.82%) SLA
4 1 (0.16%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.16%) JSP 440
System Software
1 60 (9.85%) Active Directory
2 13 (2.13%) Hyper-V
3 9 (1.48%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (0.99%) XenApp
5 4 (0.66%) Terminal Server
5 4 (0.66%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (0.66%) Varnish
6 3 (0.49%) KVM
6 3 (0.49%) iptables
6 3 (0.49%) Xen
6 3 (0.49%) Postfix
7 2 (0.33%) Firmware
7 2 (0.33%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.16%) HDFS
8 1 (0.16%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (1.97%) SCCM
2 11 (1.81%) SCOM
3 10 (1.64%) Backup Exec
4 9 (1.48%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 8 (1.31%) ARCserve
6 5 (0.82%) WSUS
7 2 (0.33%) Nagios
7 2 (0.33%) SCVMM
7 2 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (0.33%) HAProxy
8 1 (0.16%) SCOrch
8 1 (0.16%) SCSM
8 1 (0.16%) Vagrant
8 1 (0.16%) Puppet
Vendors
1 219 (35.96%) Microsoft
2 37 (6.08%) Oracle
3 29 (4.76%) VMware
4 25 (4.11%) Citrix
5 17 (2.79%) Sitecore
6 16 (2.63%) TOWER Software
7 12 (1.97%) Google
7 12 (1.97%) IBM
8 11 (1.81%) HP
9 10 (1.64%) Xamarin
10 9 (1.48%) Symantec
11 8 (1.31%) SAP
11 8 (1.31%) Cognos
11 8 (1.31%) Mitel
11 8 (1.31%) Twitter
12 7 (1.15%) Rackspace
12 7 (1.15%) 3PAR
13 6 (0.99%) Cisco
13 6 (0.99%) LogRhythm
14 5 (0.82%) Apple
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