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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 5 3 5
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 37 39 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 29.84% 27.46% 26.35%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 56.06% 78.00% 73.58%
Number of salaries quoted 36 39 33
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +37.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,750 £30,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
66 50 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 53.23% 35.21% 35.81%
Number of salaries quoted 64 49 47
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +46.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 31 August 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Colchester

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 63 (80.77%) .NET
2 55 (70.51%) JavaScript
3 54 (69.23%) C#
3 54 (69.23%) HTML
4 48 (61.54%) Microsoft
5 46 (58.97%) jQuery
6 42 (53.85%) VB.NET
7 35 (44.87%) MS Excel
7 35 (44.87%) Project Management
8 32 (41.03%) CSS
9 31 (39.74%) Oracle
10 29 (37.18%) Relational Database
11 25 (32.05%) MySQL
11 25 (32.05%) Team Foundation Server
11 25 (32.05%) User Experience
12 23 (29.49%) SQL
13 20 (25.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 17 (21.79%) ASP.NET
15 16 (20.51%) MVC
16 15 (19.23%) Web Design
16 15 (19.23%) Visual Studio
17 13 (16.67%) Windows
17 13 (16.67%) OO
17 13 (16.67%) Degree
17 13 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
17 13 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 12 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
18 12 (15.38%) JBoss
18 12 (15.38%) Java
19 11 (14.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 12 (15.38%) JBoss
2 8 (10.26%) IIS
2 8 (10.26%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (5.13%) WebLogic
3 4 (5.13%) WebSphere
4 3 (3.85%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.56%) MS Exchange
5 2 (2.56%) GlassFish
5 2 (2.56%) WordPress
5 2 (2.56%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 35 (44.87%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.56%) InDesign
2 2 (2.56%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.28%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.56%) Office 365
3 1 (1.28%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.56%) LAN
1 2 (2.56%) WAN
1 2 (2.56%) Firewall
2 1 (1.28%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.28%) VPN
2 1 (1.28%) SAN
2 1 (1.28%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (37.18%) Relational Database
2 25 (32.05%) MySQL
3 11 (14.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (10.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (10.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 8 (10.26%) DTS
4 8 (10.26%) EDRMS
5 5 (6.41%) Oracle Database
6 4 (5.13%) MS Access
6 4 (5.13%) RDBMS
7 2 (2.56%) Data Mining
7 2 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (2.56%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.28%) Oracle9i Database
8 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 25 (32.05%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (19.23%) Visual Studio
3 8 (10.26%) TeamCity
3 8 (10.26%) Jenkins
3 8 (10.26%) Octopus Deploy
4 5 (6.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (2.56%) Ant
5 2 (2.56%) Maven
5 2 (2.56%) Gradle
6 1 (1.28%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 2 (2.56%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 60 (76.92%) Developer
2 42 (53.85%) .NET Developer
3 31 (39.74%) Web Developer
4 29 (37.18%) C# Developer
4 29 (37.18%) C# .NET Developer
5 28 (35.90%) .NET Web Developer
5 28 (35.90%) C# Web Developer
6 12 (15.38%) Graduate
7 8 (10.26%) Software Developer
7 8 (10.26%) Architect
7 8 (10.26%) Solutions Architect
8 7 (8.97%) Programmer
8 7 (8.97%) Junior
8 7 (8.97%) Software Engineer
8 7 (8.97%) .NET Programmer
8 7 (8.97%) Software Programmer
8 7 (8.97%) Junior Developer
8 7 (8.97%) Graduate Software Developer
8 7 (8.97%) Junior .NET Developer
8 7 (8.97%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (80.77%) .NET
2 54 (69.23%) HTML
3 46 (58.97%) jQuery
4 32 (41.03%) CSS
5 20 (25.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 17 (21.79%) ASP.NET
7 13 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 4 (5.13%) J2EE
8 4 (5.13%) Swing
8 4 (5.13%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (5.13%) Ajax
8 4 (5.13%) .NET Framework
9 3 (3.85%) HTML5
9 3 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 3 (3.85%) XML
10 2 (2.56%) Web Services
10 2 (2.56%) WCF
10 2 (2.56%) WPF
10 2 (2.56%) JMS
10 2 (2.56%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 25 (32.05%) User Experience
2 8 (10.26%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (10.26%) Management Information System
3 5 (6.41%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.13%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.85%) Clustering
6 1 (1.28%) NHS
6 1 (1.28%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 13 (16.67%) Windows
2 3 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.28%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.28%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (44.87%) Project Management
2 16 (20.51%) MVC
3 15 (19.23%) Web Design
4 13 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
4 13 (16.67%) OO
5 12 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (10.26%) DevOps
6 8 (10.26%) Mentoring
6 8 (10.26%) Coaching
6 8 (10.26%) Time Management
6 8 (10.26%) SSADM
6 8 (10.26%) PRINCE2
6 8 (10.26%) OOA/OOD
6 8 (10.26%) Configuration Management
6 8 (10.26%) TOGAF
7 7 (8.97%) Migration
7 7 (8.97%) TDD
8 5 (6.41%) Data Migration
8 5 (6.41%) Data Mapping
8 5 (6.41%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 55 (70.51%) JavaScript
2 54 (69.23%) C#
3 42 (53.85%) VB.NET
4 23 (29.49%) SQL
5 12 (15.38%) Java
6 4 (5.13%) PL/SQL
7 3 (3.85%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.56%) PHP
9 1 (1.28%) VB
9 1 (1.28%) VBA
9 1 (1.28%) VB6
Qualifications
1 13 (16.67%) Degree
2 9 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.28%) MCTS
3 1 (1.28%) MCITP
3 1 (1.28%) MCP
3 1 (1.28%) MCSE
3 1 (1.28%) MCSA
System Software
1 2 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (2.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (10.26%) Puppet
Vendors
1 48 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 31 (39.74%) Oracle
3 10 (12.82%) VMware
4 8 (10.26%) webMethods
5 2 (2.56%) Adobe
6 1 (1.28%) Pegasus
6 1 (1.28%) SonicWALL
6 1 (1.28%) Veeam
6 1 (1.28%) DevExpress
Colchester, Essex
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Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
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Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Colchester, Essex
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