The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chelmsford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 13 5 6
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 7 17 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 7.78% 21.79% 26.17%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 53.85% 94.44% 73.68%
Number of salaries quoted 7 15 28
Average salary £39,450 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.37% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,073 £35,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
SQL Server
Essex

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 Chelmsford region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Chelmsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
13 18 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 14.44% 23.08% 35.51%
Number of salaries quoted 13 16 38
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Chelmsford

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

SQL Server Salary Trend in Chelmsford

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Chelmsford region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Chelmsford 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 29 (56.86%) SQL
2 27 (52.94%) MS Excel
3 23 (45.10%) Microsoft
3 23 (45.10%) C#
4 21 (41.18%) Finance
5 18 (35.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 18 (35.29%) CSS
5 18 (35.29%) SQL Server 2008
6 16 (31.37%) SharePoint
7 15 (29.41%) .NET
7 15 (29.41%) Degree
8 14 (27.45%) WCF
8 14 (27.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 13 (25.49%) T-SQL
9 13 (25.49%) Relational Database
9 13 (25.49%) Mentoring
10 12 (23.53%) C++
10 12 (23.53%) Web Services
11 11 (21.57%) Business Intelligence
12 10 (19.61%) SQL Server 2005
12 10 (19.61%) XML
13 9 (17.65%) HTML
13 9 (17.65%) JavaScript
13 9 (17.65%) VB.NET
13 9 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
13 9 (17.65%) QlikView
13 9 (17.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 8 (15.69%) OO
14 8 (15.69%) SQL Server 2012
15 7 (13.73%) C

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Chelmsford 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 16 (31.37%) SharePoint
2 5 (9.80%) Drupal
3 2 (3.92%) GlassFish
3 2 (3.92%) WebLogic
3 2 (3.92%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.96%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.96%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 27 (52.94%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.96%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.80%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (7.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.88%) HTTP
2 1 (1.96%) DNS
2 1 (1.96%) SAN
2 1 (1.96%) Intranet
2 1 (1.96%) Internet
2 1 (1.96%) Firewall
2 1 (1.96%) LAN
2 1 (1.96%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (35.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 18 (35.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 14 (27.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (25.49%) Relational Database
4 10 (19.61%) SQL Server 2005
5 9 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (17.65%) QlikView
5 9 (17.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 8 (15.69%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (9.80%) MySQL
8 4 (7.84%) Crystal Reports
8 4 (7.84%) DTS
9 3 (5.88%) RDBMS
9 3 (5.88%) Azure SQL Database
10 2 (3.92%) NoSQL
10 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (3.92%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Maven
1 2 (3.92%) Ant
1 2 (3.92%) Gradle
2 1 (1.96%) NUnit
2 1 (1.96%) MSTest
2 1 (1.96%) Rhino Mocks
2 1 (1.96%) Moq
General
1 21 (41.18%) Finance
2 6 (11.76%) Automotive
3 3 (5.88%) Retail
3 3 (5.88%) Local Government
3 3 (5.88%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 34 (66.67%) Developer
2 15 (29.41%) Analyst
3 11 (21.57%) C# Developer
4 9 (17.65%) Senior Analyst
5 7 (13.73%) Java Developer
6 6 (11.76%) SharePoint Developer
7 5 (9.80%) MI Analyst
7 5 (9.80%) Lead Developer
8 4 (7.84%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 4 (7.84%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
8 4 (7.84%) .NET Developer
8 4 (7.84%) Analyst Developer
8 4 (7.84%) SQL DBA
8 4 (7.84%) DBA
8 4 (7.84%) Senior Developer
9 3 (5.88%) Programmer
9 3 (5.88%) Applications Support
9 3 (5.88%) Lead Analyst Developer
10 2 (3.92%) Java Programmer
10 2 (3.92%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (35.29%) CSS
2 15 (29.41%) .NET
3 14 (27.45%) WCF
4 12 (23.53%) Web Services
5 10 (19.61%) XML
6 9 (17.65%) HTML
7 6 (11.76%) ASP.NET
7 6 (11.76%) SOAP
8 5 (9.80%) Struts
8 5 (9.80%) JSP
8 5 (9.80%) Spring
8 5 (9.80%) jQuery
8 5 (9.80%) Struts2
9 4 (7.84%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (7.84%) HTML5
9 4 (7.84%) .NET Framework
10 2 (3.92%) Hibernate
10 2 (3.92%) JMS
10 2 (3.92%) J2EE
11 1 (1.96%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.80%) Computer Science
2 4 (7.84%) Replication
2 4 (7.84%) Clustering
3 3 (5.88%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.88%) User Experience
4 1 (1.96%) GIS
4 1 (1.96%) Social Network
4 1 (1.96%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.76%) Windows
2 1 (1.96%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (25.49%) Mentoring
2 11 (21.57%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (15.69%) OO
4 5 (9.80%) Configuration Management
4 5 (9.80%) MVC
4 5 (9.80%) Risk Management
4 5 (9.80%) Data Modelling
4 5 (9.80%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (7.84%) Database Tuning
5 4 (7.84%) Business Analysis
5 4 (7.84%) Kimball Methodology
5 4 (7.84%) Data Analysis
5 4 (7.84%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (7.84%) ETL
5 4 (7.84%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (7.84%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (5.88%) Information Management
6 3 (5.88%) Change Control
6 3 (5.88%) Web Development
7 2 (3.92%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 29 (56.86%) SQL
2 23 (45.10%) C#
3 13 (25.49%) T-SQL
4 12 (23.53%) C++
5 9 (17.65%) JavaScript
5 9 (17.65%) VB.NET
6 7 (13.73%) C
6 7 (13.73%) Java
7 6 (11.76%) PHP
8 5 (9.80%) VB
9 2 (3.92%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (29.41%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (1.96%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 23 (45.10%) Microsoft
2 7 (13.73%) Oracle
3 5 (9.80%) Sybase
4 4 (7.84%) Red Gate
5 2 (3.92%) JBoss
6 1 (1.96%) Cisco
6 1 (1.96%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.96%) HP
6 1 (1.96%) Citrix
6 1 (1.96%) NetApp
6 1 (1.96%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.96%) VMware
6 1 (1.96%) Brocade
6 1 (1.96%) Facebook
6 1 (1.96%) Twitter