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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 7 6 7
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 37 40 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 31.09% 20.73% 19.77%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 58.73% 74.07% 77.78%
Number of salaries quoted 35 37 27
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
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
63 54 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 52.94% 27.98% 25.42%
Number of salaries quoted 60 51 37
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £40,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 28 July 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Colchester

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 67 (80.72%) .NET
2 65 (78.31%) HTML
3 63 (75.90%) JavaScript
4 61 (73.49%) C#
5 46 (55.42%) jQuery
6 43 (51.81%) Microsoft
7 42 (50.60%) VB.NET
8 36 (43.37%) CSS
9 33 (39.76%) MS Excel
10 31 (37.35%) Project Management
11 29 (34.94%) Relational Database
11 29 (34.94%) Oracle
12 28 (33.73%) SQL
13 25 (30.12%) MySQL
14 24 (28.92%) ASP.NET
14 24 (28.92%) User Experience
14 24 (28.92%) Team Foundation Server
15 23 (27.71%) Visual Studio
16 22 (26.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 20 (24.10%) MVC
18 17 (20.48%) Web Design
19 15 (18.07%) Responsive Web Design
20 13 (15.66%) ASP.NET Web Forms
21 12 (14.46%) Agile Software Development
22 10 (12.05%) OO
23 9 (10.84%) JBoss
23 9 (10.84%) XML
23 9 (10.84%) Java
23 9 (10.84%) Software Engineering
23 9 (10.84%) Degree

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 9 (10.84%) JBoss
2 6 (7.23%) WordPress
2 6 (7.23%) IIS
3 5 (6.02%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (4.82%) WebSphere
4 4 (4.82%) WebLogic
5 2 (2.41%) GlassFish
Applications
1 33 (39.76%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.23%) InDesign
2 6 (7.23%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.20%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (34.94%) Relational Database
2 25 (30.12%) MySQL
3 5 (6.02%) EDRMS
3 5 (6.02%) RDBMS
3 5 (6.02%) DTS
3 5 (6.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (6.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (6.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (3.61%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.41%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.41%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.20%) MS Access
6 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 24 (28.92%) Team Foundation Server
2 23 (27.71%) Visual Studio
3 5 (6.02%) TeamCity
3 5 (6.02%) Octopus Deploy
3 5 (6.02%) Jenkins
4 3 (3.61%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (2.41%) Gradle
5 2 (2.41%) Maven
5 2 (2.41%) Ant
General
1 2 (2.41%) Automotive
2 1 (1.20%) Law
2 1 (1.20%) Finance
Job Titles
1 71 (85.54%) Developer
2 50 (60.24%) .NET Developer
3 37 (44.58%) Web Developer
4 34 (40.96%) .NET Web Developer
5 31 (37.35%) C# Developer
5 31 (37.35%) C# Web Developer
5 31 (37.35%) C# .NET Developer
6 12 (14.46%) Graduate
7 9 (10.84%) Junior
7 9 (10.84%) Junior .NET Developer
7 9 (10.84%) Junior Developer
8 8 (9.64%) Software Developer
9 7 (8.43%) Applications Engineer
9 7 (8.43%) Software Applications Engineer
9 7 (8.43%) Software Engineer
9 7 (8.43%) Programmer
9 7 (8.43%) .NET Programmer
9 7 (8.43%) Software Programmer
9 7 (8.43%) Graduate Software Engineer
9 7 (8.43%) Graduate Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (80.72%) .NET
2 65 (78.31%) HTML
3 46 (55.42%) jQuery
4 36 (43.37%) CSS
5 24 (28.92%) ASP.NET
6 22 (26.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 13 (15.66%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 9 (10.84%) XML
9 8 (9.64%) .NET Framework
9 8 (9.64%) HTML5
10 7 (8.43%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (8.43%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 4 (4.82%) Ajax
11 4 (4.82%) Swing
11 4 (4.82%) J2EE
12 2 (2.41%) Hibernate
12 2 (2.41%) JMS
13 1 (1.20%) Classic ASP
13 1 (1.20%) Velocity
13 1 (1.20%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 24 (28.92%) User Experience
2 5 (6.02%) Management Information System
2 5 (6.02%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (4.82%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.61%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.20%) Replication
5 1 (1.20%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.64%) Windows
2 2 (2.41%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.20%) Linux
3 1 (1.20%) SUSE
3 1 (1.20%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.20%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (37.35%) Project Management
2 20 (24.10%) MVC
3 17 (20.48%) Web Design
4 15 (18.07%) Responsive Web Design
5 12 (14.46%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (12.05%) OO
7 9 (10.84%) Software Engineering
8 7 (8.43%) TDD
9 6 (7.23%) Migration
10 5 (6.02%) PRINCE2
10 5 (6.02%) OOA/OOD
10 5 (6.02%) SSADM
10 5 (6.02%) Configuration Management
10 5 (6.02%) Time Management
10 5 (6.02%) Web Development
10 5 (6.02%) TOGAF
10 5 (6.02%) DevOps
10 5 (6.02%) Mentoring
10 5 (6.02%) Coaching
11 4 (4.82%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 63 (75.90%) JavaScript
2 61 (73.49%) C#
3 42 (50.60%) VB.NET
4 28 (33.73%) SQL
5 9 (10.84%) Java
6 6 (7.23%) PHP
7 4 (4.82%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.41%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.20%) VB
9 1 (1.20%) VBA
9 1 (1.20%) VB6
Qualifications
1 9 (10.84%) Degree
2 8 (9.64%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 5 (6.02%) Puppet
Vendors
1 43 (51.81%) Microsoft
2 29 (34.94%) Oracle
3 6 (7.23%) Adobe
4 5 (6.02%) webMethods
4 5 (6.02%) VMware
5 1 (1.20%) Cisco
5 1 (1.20%) EMC
5 1 (1.20%) Citrix
5 1 (1.20%) Novell
5 1 (1.20%) Netezza
Colchester, Essex
Technology Means Business Ltd
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