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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 10 3 1
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 20 53 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 16.95% 26.50% 35.14%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 71.43% 91.38% 96.30%
Number of salaries quoted 20 51 21
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +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
28 58 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 23.73% 29.00% 36.49%
Number of salaries quoted 27 56 22
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%
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 17 April 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 24 (77.42%) C#
2 23 (74.19%) .NET
3 21 (67.74%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (64.52%) MVC
5 19 (61.29%) ASP.NET
5 19 (61.29%) Windows
5 19 (61.29%) ASP.NET MVC
6 18 (58.06%) Moq
7 15 (48.39%) SharePoint
7 15 (48.39%) Microsoft
7 15 (48.39%) Degree
8 14 (45.16%) DSDM
8 14 (45.16%) HTML
8 14 (45.16%) Waterfall
9 13 (41.94%) HTML5
9 13 (41.94%) Sitecore
9 13 (41.94%) Selenium
9 13 (41.94%) PowerShell
9 13 (41.94%) SQL Server 2012
9 13 (41.94%) Jenkins
9 13 (41.94%) SharePoint 2013
9 13 (41.94%) SpecFlow
9 13 (41.94%) Octopus Deploy
9 13 (41.94%) MS Excel
10 12 (38.71%) Unit Testing
10 12 (38.71%) SharePoint 2010
11 10 (32.26%) ASP.NET Web API
11 10 (32.26%) SQL
12 7 (22.58%) TDD
12 7 (22.58%) Scrum

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 15 (48.39%) SharePoint
2 13 (41.94%) SharePoint 2013
3 12 (38.71%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (3.23%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 13 (41.94%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (41.94%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (9.68%) SQL CLR
2 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (6.45%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 18 (58.06%) Moq
2 13 (41.94%) SpecFlow
2 13 (41.94%) Jenkins
2 13 (41.94%) Octopus Deploy
2 13 (41.94%) Selenium
3 5 (16.13%) MSTest
3 5 (16.13%) Rhino Mocks
3 5 (16.13%) NUnit
4 2 (6.45%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (6.45%) Visual Studio
5 1 (3.23%) LabVIEW
General
1 3 (9.68%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Retail
2 1 (3.23%) Local Government
2 1 (3.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (83.87%) Developer
2 12 (38.71%) Senior Developer
3 8 (25.81%) .NET Developer
4 4 (12.90%) SharePoint Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Senior SharePoint Developer
4 4 (12.90%) AWS Developer
5 3 (9.68%) SQL Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Lead Programmer
6 2 (6.45%) Genesys Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) Senior .NET Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Technical Leader
6 2 (6.45%) Programmer
6 2 (6.45%) Lead Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Software Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Consultant
7 1 (3.23%) IT Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Java Developer
7 1 (3.23%) .NET Team Leader
7 1 (3.23%) Senior Programmer
7 1 (3.23%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (74.19%) .NET
2 19 (61.29%) ASP.NET
2 19 (61.29%) ASP.NET MVC
3 14 (45.16%) HTML
4 13 (41.94%) HTML5
5 10 (32.26%) ASP.NET Web API
6 6 (19.35%) CSS
7 5 (16.13%) Web Services
7 5 (16.13%) WinForms
7 5 (16.13%) WCF
7 5 (16.13%) WPF
7 5 (16.13%) jQuery
7 5 (16.13%) Spring.NET
7 5 (16.13%) Castle Windsor
7 5 (16.13%) Ninject
7 5 (16.13%) Razor View Engine
7 5 (16.13%) Unity DI Container
8 4 (12.90%) .NET Framework
9 3 (9.68%) MDX
9 3 (9.68%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Inversion of Control
2 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.45%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 19 (61.29%) Windows
2 1 (3.23%) HPUX
2 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (67.74%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (64.52%) MVC
3 14 (45.16%) DSDM
3 14 (45.16%) Waterfall
4 12 (38.71%) Unit Testing
5 7 (22.58%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (22.58%) Scrum
5 7 (22.58%) TDD
6 5 (16.13%) Kanban
6 5 (16.13%) Dependency Injection
6 5 (16.13%) MVVM
6 5 (16.13%) Change Control
6 5 (16.13%) Web Application Development
7 4 (12.90%) Software Engineering
8 3 (9.68%) Business Analysis
8 3 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (9.68%) Configuration Management
8 3 (9.68%) OpenUP
8 3 (9.68%) Mentoring
9 2 (6.45%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (77.42%) C#
2 13 (41.94%) PowerShell
3 10 (32.26%) SQL
4 6 (19.35%) JavaScript
5 4 (12.90%) T-SQL
6 2 (6.45%) VB.NET
7 1 (3.23%) MATLAB
7 1 (3.23%) VB
7 1 (3.23%) C
7 1 (3.23%) C++
7 1 (3.23%) Java
Qualifications
1 15 (48.39%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 15 (48.39%) Microsoft
2 13 (41.94%) Sitecore
3 2 (6.45%) Genesys
4 1 (3.23%) Lotus
4 1 (3.23%) HP
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