The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Colchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 7 9 8
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 42 43 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 21.76% 24.57% 14.58%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 47.19% 67.19% 68.63%
Number of salaries quoted 38 42 30
Median salary £37,500 £28,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+31.57% -20.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,400 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £35,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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 Colchester region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
89 64 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 46.11% 36.57% 21.25%
Number of salaries quoted 85 63 46
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Colchester region citing SQL Server as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

SQL Server Salary Trend in Colchester

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Colchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Colchester region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Colchester

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT jobs citing SQL Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Colchester region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 61 (58.65%) HTML
2 59 (56.73%) JavaScript
3 56 (53.85%) CSS
4 54 (51.92%) .NET
5 53 (50.96%) Oracle
5 53 (50.96%) C#
6 52 (50.00%) Microsoft
7 49 (47.12%) Relational Database
8 45 (43.27%) Web Development
9 36 (34.62%) VB.NET
10 35 (33.65%) MySQL
11 31 (29.81%) SQL
11 31 (29.81%) MS Excel
11 31 (29.81%) jQuery
12 30 (28.85%) Agile Software Development
13 29 (27.88%) Project Management
14 28 (26.92%) User Experience
14 28 (26.92%) Team Foundation Server
15 26 (25.00%) Software Engineering
16 25 (24.04%) Java
17 22 (21.15%) PL/SQL
17 22 (21.15%) OOP
17 22 (21.15%) Degree
17 22 (21.15%) Computer Science
18 21 (20.19%) Ajax
18 21 (20.19%) OO
18 21 (20.19%) Swing
18 21 (20.19%) E-Commerce
19 20 (19.23%) JBoss
20 18 (17.31%) MVC

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 20 (19.23%) JBoss
2 18 (17.31%) WebLogic
2 18 (17.31%) WebSphere
3 11 (10.58%) Umbraco
4 4 (3.85%) Apache
5 3 (2.88%) CMS
6 2 (1.92%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.96%) Content Management Server
7 1 (0.96%) Documentum
7 1 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.96%) IIS
7 1 (0.96%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.96%) Node.js
7 1 (0.96%) Tomcat
Applications
1 31 (29.81%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.92%) MS Office
3 1 (0.96%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.96%) Dynamics GP
1 1 (0.96%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.73%) VoIP
2 6 (5.77%) LAN
2 6 (5.77%) WAN
3 5 (4.81%) Firewall
4 4 (3.85%) Ethernet
4 4 (3.85%) Internet
5 3 (2.88%) VPN
6 2 (1.92%) DNS
7 1 (0.96%) DHCP
7 1 (0.96%) FTP
7 1 (0.96%) IMAP
7 1 (0.96%) iSCSI
7 1 (0.96%) NAS
7 1 (0.96%) POP3
7 1 (0.96%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (47.12%) Relational Database
2 35 (33.65%) MySQL
3 17 (16.35%) Oracle Database
3 17 (16.35%) RDBMS
4 12 (11.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (9.62%) MS Access
6 4 (3.85%) Big Data
6 4 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2016
8 1 (0.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 28 (26.92%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (9.62%) Visual Studio
3 3 (2.88%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.96%) Moq
4 1 (0.96%) MSTest
4 1 (0.96%) NUnit
4 1 (0.96%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 13 (12.50%) Finance
2 2 (1.92%) Back Office
3 1 (0.96%) Automotive
3 1 (0.96%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.96%) Retail
Job Titles
1 80 (76.92%) Developer
2 39 (37.50%) .NET Developer
2 39 (37.50%) Web Developer
3 38 (36.54%) C# Developer
4 32 (30.77%) C# .NET Developer
5 31 (29.81%) .NET Web Developer
5 31 (29.81%) C# Web Developer
6 25 (24.04%) Programmer
7 22 (21.15%) Java Developer
8 21 (20.19%) Java Programmer
9 20 (19.23%) Senior Developer
10 18 (17.31%) Senior Java Developer
11 17 (16.35%) Agile Java Developer
11 17 (16.35%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 17 (16.35%) Oracle Developer
11 17 (16.35%) Senior J2EE Developer
11 17 (16.35%) Senior Java Programmer
11 17 (16.35%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
11 17 (16.35%) Senior Oracle Developer
11 17 (16.35%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (58.65%) HTML
2 56 (53.85%) CSS
3 54 (51.92%) .NET
4 31 (29.81%) jQuery
5 21 (20.19%) Ajax
5 21 (20.19%) Swing
6 18 (17.31%) J2EE
7 14 (13.46%) WCF
8 10 (9.62%) ASP.NET
9 7 (6.73%) Web Services
10 6 (5.77%) WPF
11 5 (4.81%) AngularJS
12 4 (3.85%) HTML5
12 4 (3.85%) Java EE
12 4 (3.85%) REST
13 3 (2.88%) ASP.NET MVC
14 2 (1.92%) .NET Framework
14 2 (1.92%) Entity Framework
14 2 (1.92%) RESTful
14 2 (1.92%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 28 (26.92%) User Experience
2 22 (21.15%) Computer Science
3 9 (8.65%) Clustering
4 4 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.88%) EPoS
6 1 (0.96%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (0.96%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.96%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 13 (12.50%) Linux
2 6 (5.77%) Windows
3 5 (4.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (4.81%) Windows Server
4 3 (2.88%) Unix
5 1 (0.96%) Android
5 1 (0.96%) Debian
5 1 (0.96%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.96%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (43.27%) Web Development
2 30 (28.85%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (27.88%) Project Management
4 26 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 22 (21.15%) OOP
6 21 (20.19%) E-Commerce
6 21 (20.19%) OO
7 18 (17.31%) MVC
8 17 (16.35%) Open Source
9 8 (7.69%) Risk Assessment
10 6 (5.77%) Network Management
11 5 (4.81%) Scrum
12 4 (3.85%) Analytics
12 4 (3.85%) Mentoring
12 4 (3.85%) Migration
13 3 (2.88%) Data Analysis
13 3 (2.88%) Data Mapping
13 3 (2.88%) Data Migration
13 3 (2.88%) Service Delivery
14 2 (1.92%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 59 (56.73%) JavaScript
2 53 (50.96%) C#
3 36 (34.62%) VB.NET
4 31 (29.81%) SQL
5 25 (24.04%) Java
6 22 (21.15%) PL/SQL
7 15 (14.42%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.96%) ABAP
8 1 (0.96%) Apple Swift
8 1 (0.96%) Bourne shell
8 1 (0.96%) C++
8 1 (0.96%) Objective-C
8 1 (0.96%) PHP
Qualifications
1 22 (21.15%) Degree
2 2 (1.92%) CCNA
2 2 (1.92%) CCNP
2 2 (1.92%) CCSA
2 2 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (1.92%) MCP
2 2 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.96%) MCAD
3 1 (0.96%) MCPD
3 1 (0.96%) MCSA
3 1 (0.96%) MCSD
3 1 (0.96%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.85%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (1.92%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.96%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.96%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (0.96%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (0.96%) vSphere
2 1 (0.96%) XenApp
2 1 (0.96%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (1.92%) WSUS
2 1 (0.96%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 53 (50.96%) Oracle
2 52 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (2.88%) Red Hat
4 2 (1.92%) Cisco
4 2 (1.92%) SAP
4 2 (1.92%) Tableau
4 2 (1.92%) VMware
5 1 (0.96%) Acronis
5 1 (0.96%) Apple
5 1 (0.96%) Avaya
5 1 (0.96%) AVG
5 1 (0.96%) Citrix
5 1 (0.96%) Draytek
5 1 (0.96%) HP
5 1 (0.96%) IBM
5 1 (0.96%) Kaspersky
5 1 (0.96%) NETGEAR
5 1 (0.96%) Trend Micro
5 1 (0.96%) Veeam
5 1 (0.96%) ZyXEL