The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Cambridgeshire region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 15 7 7
Rank change year-on-year
-8 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 323 447 549
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 13.07% 18.81% 19.61%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 46.74% 58.82% 65.67%
Number of salaries quoted 276 406 517
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
691 760 836
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 27.95% 31.97% 29.86%
Number of salaries quoted 583 697 752
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,950 £52,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
SQL Server
East of England

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 31 July 2014.

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 31 July 2014. 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 -12 217 £45,000 +12.50% 39
Peterborough +2 69 £40,000 +14.28% 23
Huntingdon -6 7 £43,500 +8.75% 4
SQL Server
East of England

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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.

1 510 (70.05%) .NET
2 464 (63.74%) C#
3 368 (50.55%) SQL
4 306 (42.03%) ASP.NET
5 221 (30.36%) JavaScript
5 221 (30.36%) Microsoft
6 182 (25.00%) HTML
7 177 (24.31%) MVC
8 156 (21.43%) CSS
9 151 (20.74%) TDD
10 148 (20.33%) Oracle
11 137 (18.82%) SQL Server 2008
12 134 (18.41%) ASP.NET MVC
13 132 (18.13%) WCF
14 115 (15.80%) NUnit
15 113 (15.52%) jQuery
16 112 (15.38%) Windows
17 111 (15.25%) Scrum
18 103 (14.15%) XML
18 103 (14.15%) VB.NET
19 102 (14.01%) Finance
20 95 (13.05%) Software Engineering
21 92 (12.64%) Agile Software Development
22 89 (12.23%) Degree
23 88 (12.09%) Ajax
24 87 (11.95%) C++
25 86 (11.81%) OO
26 83 (11.40%) Microsoft Certification
27 81 (11.13%) Rhino Mocks
27 81 (11.13%) Moq

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 64 (8.79%) IIS
2 31 (4.26%) MS Exchange
3 29 (3.98%) SharePoint
4 28 (3.85%) BizTalk Server
5 18 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2010
6 16 (2.20%) Apache
7 14 (1.92%) SharePoint 2010
8 11 (1.51%) CMS
9 8 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2003
10 6 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2013
11 5 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2007
12 4 (0.55%) Lync
12 4 (0.55%) Node.js
13 3 (0.41%) SharePoint 2013
14 2 (0.27%) JOnAS
14 2 (0.27%) Office Communications Server
14 2 (0.27%) WebSphere
14 2 (0.27%) MS Project Server
15 1 (0.14%) NServiceBus
15 1 (0.14%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 72 (9.89%) MS Excel
2 15 (2.06%) MS Office
3 11 (1.51%) Photoshop
4 8 (1.10%) PowerPivot
5 2 (0.27%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.27%) MS Project
6 1 (0.14%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (1.24%) Dynamics NAV
3 8 (1.10%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.27%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.27%) CubeCart
5 1 (0.14%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.14%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.14%) SalesLogix
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.37%) SaaS
1 10 (1.37%) GitHub
2 9 (1.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (0.82%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (0.82%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (0.69%) Force.com
5 2 (0.27%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.14%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (2.75%) Firewall
2 18 (2.47%) SMS
3 17 (2.34%) SAN
4 16 (2.20%) HTTP
4 16 (2.20%) Internet
5 14 (1.92%) LAN
6 13 (1.79%) NFC
7 12 (1.65%) TCP/IP
7 12 (1.65%) VoIP
7 12 (1.65%) SMPP
8 11 (1.51%) WAN
9 8 (1.10%) DNS
10 7 (0.96%) Cisco ASA
11 6 (0.82%) VLAN
11 6 (0.82%) DHCP
12 4 (0.55%) VPN
13 3 (0.41%) Wireless
13 3 (0.41%) IPsec
13 3 (0.41%) SMTP
14 2 (0.27%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 137 (18.82%) SQL Server 2008
2 81 (11.13%) Relational Database
3 78 (10.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 72 (9.89%) MySQL
5 61 (8.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 50 (6.87%) Data Warehouse
6 50 (6.87%) SQL Server 2012
7 42 (5.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 38 (5.22%) SQL Server 2005
9 26 (3.57%) OLAP
9 26 (3.57%) RDBMS
10 24 (3.30%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 17 (2.34%) DTS
12 16 (2.20%) Big Data
13 13 (1.79%) Oracle Database
14 11 (1.51%) Data Mining
14 11 (1.51%) DB2
15 10 (1.37%) Crystal Reports
16 9 (1.24%) PostgreSQL
17 8 (1.10%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 115 (15.80%) NUnit
2 81 (11.13%) Rhino Mocks
2 81 (11.13%) Moq
3 65 (8.93%) MSTest
4 62 (8.52%) Visual Studio
5 35 (4.81%) Team Foundation Server
6 34 (4.67%) Git (software)
7 21 (2.88%) Subversion
8 20 (2.75%) ReSharper
9 16 (2.20%) CppUnit
10 15 (2.06%) xUnit.net
10 15 (2.06%) MbUnit
11 12 (1.65%) TeamCity
11 12 (1.65%) MSBuild
12 11 (1.51%) WiX
13 10 (1.37%) JIRA
13 10 (1.37%) Jasmine
14 9 (1.24%) Selenium
15 5 (0.69%) Hudson
16 4 (0.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 102 (14.01%) Finance
2 26 (3.57%) Banking
3 25 (3.43%) Music Industry
4 18 (2.47%) Marketing
5 14 (1.92%) Telecoms
5 14 (1.92%) Advertising
6 10 (1.37%) Retail
7 5 (0.69%) Manufacturing
8 4 (0.55%) Back Office
8 4 (0.55%) Law
9 3 (0.41%) Games
9 3 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (0.41%) Dutch Language
10 2 (0.27%) Legal
10 2 (0.27%) Electronics
11 1 (0.14%) Automotive
11 1 (0.14%) Military
11 1 (0.14%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.14%) Local Government
11 1 (0.14%) Billing
Job Titles
1 470 (64.56%) Developer
2 179 (24.59%) .NET Developer
3 174 (23.90%) C# Developer
4 142 (19.51%) C# .NET Developer
5 95 (13.05%) Software Developer
6 69 (9.48%) Senior Developer
7 67 (9.20%) Software Engineer
8 60 (8.24%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 50 (6.87%) Administrator
10 48 (6.59%) Analyst
11 47 (6.46%) DBA
12 46 (6.32%) ASP.NET Developer
13 41 (5.63%) SQL DBA
14 36 (4.95%) Senior .NET Developer
15 35 (4.81%) Web Developer
16 33 (4.53%) Business Intelligence Developer
17 28 (3.85%) Senior C# Developer
18 26 (3.57%) C# Software Developer
18 26 (3.57%) Designer
19 23 (3.16%) User Experience Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 510 (70.05%) .NET
2 306 (42.03%) ASP.NET
3 182 (25.00%) HTML
4 156 (21.43%) CSS
5 134 (18.41%) ASP.NET MVC
6 132 (18.13%) WCF
7 113 (15.52%) jQuery
8 103 (14.15%) XML
9 88 (12.09%) Ajax
10 79 (10.85%) .NET Framework
11 74 (10.16%) XSLT
12 60 (8.24%) WPF
13 59 (8.10%) Web Services
14 54 (7.42%) WinForms
15 50 (6.87%) HTML5
16 43 (5.91%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 42 (5.77%) Razor View Engine
18 33 (4.53%) LINQ
19 32 (4.40%) Flash
20 29 (3.98%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 58 (7.97%) Computer Science
2 47 (6.46%) Enterprise Software
3 28 (3.85%) Inversion of Control
4 21 (2.88%) Blackberry
5 20 (2.75%) Clustering
6 19 (2.61%) Mathematics
7 12 (1.65%) Management Information System
8 11 (1.51%) Mobile App
8 11 (1.51%) Hedge funds
9 8 (1.10%) Data Protection Act
9 8 (1.10%) Replication
9 8 (1.10%) Mobile Payment
10 7 (0.96%) Visualisation
10 7 (0.96%) Thin Client
10 7 (0.96%) Fat Client
11 3 (0.41%) Open Source
11 3 (0.41%) Firmware
11 3 (0.41%) Physics
11 3 (0.41%) Biology
11 3 (0.41%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 112 (15.38%) Windows
2 34 (4.67%) Linux
3 25 (3.43%) Apple iOS
4 24 (3.30%) Windows Server 2008
5 23 (3.16%) Android
6 20 (2.75%) Windows Server 2012
7 16 (2.20%) Windows Server 2003
8 15 (2.06%) Windows Phone
9 11 (1.51%) Windows 7
10 6 (0.82%) UNIX
11 3 (0.41%) Solaris
11 3 (0.41%) Windows 2000
11 3 (0.41%) AIX
11 3 (0.41%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.27%) Windows 2000 Server
12 2 (0.27%) HPUX
13 1 (0.14%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 177 (24.31%) MVC
2 151 (20.74%) TDD
3 111 (15.25%) Scrum
4 95 (13.05%) Software Engineering
5 92 (12.64%) Agile Software Development
6 86 (11.81%) OO
7 68 (9.34%) Business Intelligence
8 53 (7.28%) Kanban
9 44 (6.04%) Web Development
10 43 (5.91%) E-Commerce
11 42 (5.77%) BDD
11 42 (5.77%) Continuous Integration
12 38 (5.22%) Unit Testing
12 38 (5.22%) Web Application Development
13 36 (4.95%) MVVM
14 34 (4.67%) ETL
15 31 (4.26%) Disaster Recovery
16 30 (4.12%) Dependency Injection
17 29 (3.98%) ITIL
18 28 (3.85%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 464 (63.74%) C#
2 368 (50.55%) SQL
3 221 (30.36%) JavaScript
4 103 (14.15%) VB.NET
5 87 (11.95%) C++
6 80 (10.99%) T-SQL
7 73 (10.03%) Java
8 67 (9.20%) VB
9 60 (8.24%) PL/SQL
10 47 (6.46%) PHP
11 22 (3.02%) PowerShell
12 19 (2.61%) VB6
13 15 (2.06%) VBA
14 13 (1.79%) XAML
14 13 (1.79%) Tcl
14 13 (1.79%) Perl
15 11 (1.51%) Python
16 10 (1.37%) Delphi
17 9 (1.24%) Objective-C
18 6 (0.82%) C
Qualifications
1 89 (12.23%) Degree
2 83 (11.40%) Microsoft Certification
3 53 (7.28%) MCP
4 52 (7.14%) MCTS
4 52 (7.14%) MCAD
4 52 (7.14%) MCSD
5 16 (2.20%) MCSE
6 9 (1.24%) CCNA
6 9 (1.24%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (0.96%) MCSA
8 6 (0.82%) Security Cleared
9 3 (0.41%) MCDBA
9 3 (0.41%) PhD
9 3 (0.41%) MCITP
10 1 (0.14%) NCDA
10 1 (0.14%) NCIE
10 1 (0.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.14%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (2.75%) QA
2 11 (1.51%) ISO 8583
2 11 (1.51%) ISO 9001
3 4 (0.55%) SLA
4 2 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 43 (5.91%) Active Directory
2 26 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (2.34%) Hyper-V
4 7 (0.96%) XenDesktop
5 6 (0.82%) ISA Server
5 6 (0.82%) HDFS
6 3 (0.41%) Oracle RMAN
6 3 (0.41%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (0.27%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.14%) PowerHA
8 1 (0.14%) vSphere
8 1 (0.14%) DFS Replication
8 1 (0.14%) XenApp
8 1 (0.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 13 (1.79%) OpenSSO
2 10 (1.37%) SCCM
3 6 (0.82%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 3 (0.41%) Puppet
4 3 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.41%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (0.41%) Data Guard
5 2 (0.27%) SCOM
5 2 (0.27%) WSUS
5 2 (0.27%) Opsview
5 2 (0.27%) SCDPM
5 2 (0.27%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 2 (0.27%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 2 (0.27%) Vagrant
5 2 (0.27%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.14%) MAILsweeper
6 1 (0.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 221 (30.36%) Microsoft
2 148 (20.33%) Oracle
3 44 (6.04%) VMware
4 24 (3.30%) Citrix
5 18 (2.47%) Red Gate
6 17 (2.34%) HP
7 16 (2.20%) Twitter
8 12 (1.65%) Cognos
9 11 (1.51%) Cisco
9 11 (1.51%) Adobe
9 11 (1.51%) Telerik
10 10 (1.37%) Symantec
11 8 (1.10%) NetApp
11 8 (1.10%) Teradata
12 7 (0.96%) SAP
13 6 (0.82%) Veeam
13 6 (0.82%) Splunk
14 4 (0.55%) IBM
14 4 (0.55%) Epiphany
14 4 (0.55%) Rackspace
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Proteus Europe
Posted: 2 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35k - 40k per year
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Connectus
Salary: £32000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
SEC Recruitment Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
SEC Recruitment Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Superb Benefits!
Posted: 21 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 22k-34k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £23k - 25k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension,Healthcare,Training
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £40000 to £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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The One Group
Salary: £23k - 27k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: to £48k + excellent benefits
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Salary: Up to £40k plus benefits
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