The first table below looks at the demand for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Colchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 1 August 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 Colchester region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 5 6 4
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 39 40 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 22.54% 22.99% 31.60%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 72.22% 80.00% 73.74%
Number of salaries quoted 37 32 68
Average salary £40,000 £32,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,800 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £43,250
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
54 50 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 31.21% 28.74% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 51 42 91
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
SQL Server
Essex

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Colchester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 1 August 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Colchester

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 33 (47.14%) Microsoft
1 33 (47.14%) SQL
2 27 (38.57%) .NET
3 24 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (32.86%) Oracle
4 23 (32.86%) C#
5 22 (31.43%) Java
5 22 (31.43%) JBoss
6 20 (28.57%) JavaScript
6 20 (28.57%) Degree
7 19 (27.14%) WPF
7 19 (27.14%) PL/SQL
7 19 (27.14%) RDBMS
7 19 (27.14%) E-Commerce
7 19 (27.14%) Relational Database
8 18 (25.71%) Project Management
9 17 (24.29%) HTML
9 17 (24.29%) Computer Science
10 16 (22.86%) WebSphere
10 16 (22.86%) Maven
10 16 (22.86%) Hibernate
10 16 (22.86%) Ant
10 16 (22.86%) WebLogic
10 16 (22.86%) JMS
10 16 (22.86%) Data Mining
10 16 (22.86%) Gradle
10 16 (22.86%) GlassFish
10 16 (22.86%) NoSQL
11 15 (21.43%) J2EE
11 15 (21.43%) OOP

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 (22.86%) WebSphere
1 16 (22.86%) WebLogic
1 16 (22.86%) GlassFish
2 8 (11.43%) IIS
3 4 (5.71%) SharePoint
3 4 (5.71%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.43%) Node.js
4 1 (1.43%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 7 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (7.14%) Sage 200
2 4 (5.71%) assyst
3 2 (2.86%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (27.14%) RDBMS
1 19 (27.14%) Relational Database
2 16 (22.86%) Data Mining
2 16 (22.86%) NoSQL
3 15 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (12.86%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (8.57%) Oracle Database
7 3 (4.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (4.29%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (4.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (4.29%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (4.29%) DTS
7 3 (4.29%) MS Access
7 3 (4.29%) EDRMS
8 1 (1.43%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (1.43%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 16 (22.86%) Maven
1 16 (22.86%) Ant
1 16 (22.86%) Gradle
2 12 (17.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (14.29%) Visual Studio
4 3 (4.29%) Jenkins
4 3 (4.29%) TeamCity
5 2 (2.86%) ReSharper
6 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (1.43%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.43%) Subversion
General
1 12 (17.14%) Automotive
2 4 (5.71%) Finance
3 2 (2.86%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.43%) Games
4 1 (1.43%) Law
Job Titles
1 48 (68.57%) Developer
2 20 (28.57%) .NET Developer
3 16 (22.86%) Java Developer
4 11 (15.71%) Analyst
5 10 (14.29%) C# Developer
5 10 (14.29%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 8 (11.43%) DBA
7 7 (10.00%) Support Analyst
8 5 (7.14%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
8 5 (7.14%) SQL DBA
8 5 (7.14%) Junior Developer
8 5 (7.14%) Junior .NET Developer
8 5 (7.14%) Junior
9 4 (5.71%) Software Developer
9 4 (5.71%) SQL Developer
9 4 (5.71%) Applications Support
10 3 (4.29%) C# .NET Developer
10 3 (4.29%) Team Leader
10 3 (4.29%) Applications Support Analyst
10 3 (4.29%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (38.57%) .NET
2 19 (27.14%) WPF
3 17 (24.29%) HTML
4 16 (22.86%) Hibernate
4 16 (22.86%) JMS
5 15 (21.43%) J2EE
5 15 (21.43%) Web Services
5 15 (21.43%) Ajax
6 14 (20.00%) ASP.NET
7 13 (18.57%) CSS
7 13 (18.57%) Swing
7 13 (18.57%) WinForms
8 11 (15.71%) WCF
9 8 (11.43%) Silverlight
10 5 (7.14%) Google Maps API
11 4 (5.71%) XML
11 4 (5.71%) WSE
11 4 (5.71%) JSON
12 3 (4.29%) JRules
12 3 (4.29%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 17 (24.29%) Computer Science
2 8 (11.43%) Client/Server
3 4 (5.71%) N-Tier
4 3 (4.29%) Open Source
5 2 (2.86%) Clustering
5 2 (2.86%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 15 (21.43%) Windows
2 8 (11.43%) Android
2 8 (11.43%) Apple iOS
3 3 (4.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (27.14%) E-Commerce
3 18 (25.71%) Project Management
4 15 (21.43%) OOP
4 15 (21.43%) OO
5 7 (10.00%) Software Engineering
6 6 (8.57%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (8.57%) Performance Management
7 4 (5.71%) ITIL
7 4 (5.71%) Requirements Analysis
7 4 (5.71%) Service Delivery
7 4 (5.71%) Migration
8 3 (4.29%) Capacity Management
8 3 (4.29%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (4.29%) Configuration Management
9 2 (2.86%) ERP
9 2 (2.86%) TDD
9 2 (2.86%) Web Development
9 2 (2.86%) MVVM
9 2 (2.86%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 33 (47.14%) SQL
2 23 (32.86%) C#
3 22 (31.43%) Java
4 20 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 19 (27.14%) PL/SQL
6 14 (20.00%) VB.NET
7 7 (10.00%) T-SQL
8 4 (5.71%) VBScript
9 2 (2.86%) FoxPro (VFP)
9 2 (2.86%) PHP
10 1 (1.43%) VB
10 1 (1.43%) C
Qualifications
1 20 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (1.43%) MCP
2 1 (1.43%) MCAD
2 1 (1.43%) MCSD
2 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.86%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.43%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (5.71%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.29%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.43%) UAG
Systems Management
1 3 (4.29%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (4.29%) Puppet
2 1 (1.43%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 33 (47.14%) Microsoft
2 23 (32.86%) Oracle
3 22 (31.43%) JBoss
4 5 (7.14%) Google
4 5 (7.14%) Sage
5 4 (5.71%) VMware
5 4 (5.71%) DevExpress
6 3 (4.29%) webMethods
7 1 (1.43%) Citrix
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