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

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 5 16 1
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -15
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 27 17 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 18.49% 11.64% 34.56%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 77.14% 58.62% 69.12%
Number of salaries quoted 22 16 44
Average salary £28,500 £30,250 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.78% -27.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,050 £21,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £41,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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 Colchester region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
35 29 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 23.97% 19.86% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 28 27 64
Average salary £28,500 £30,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.78% -28.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,005 £24,000 £24,200
10% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £45,000 £46,950
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 January 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Colchester

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 24 (57.14%) .NET
2 23 (54.76%) C#
3 18 (42.86%) SQL
4 16 (38.10%) ASP.NET
5 15 (35.71%) CSS
5 15 (35.71%) HTML
5 15 (35.71%) MVC
6 14 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 14 (33.33%) HTML5
7 12 (28.57%) XML
8 11 (26.19%) Web Services
8 11 (26.19%) Microsoft
8 11 (26.19%) ASP.NET MVC
8 11 (26.19%) .NET Framework
8 11 (26.19%) Software Engineering
8 11 (26.19%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 8 (19.05%) SQL Server 2005
9 8 (19.05%) SQL Server 2008
10 7 (16.67%) VB.NET
11 6 (14.29%) PL/SQL
11 6 (14.29%) Java
11 6 (14.29%) Oracle
11 6 (14.29%) Ant
11 6 (14.29%) WebLogic
11 6 (14.29%) JBoss
11 6 (14.29%) MS Excel
11 6 (14.29%) Hibernate
11 6 (14.29%) Data Mining
11 6 (14.29%) JMS
11 6 (14.29%) RDBMS

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 6 (14.29%) WebLogic
1 6 (14.29%) JBoss
1 6 (14.29%) WebSphere
1 6 (14.29%) GlassFish
2 2 (4.76%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.38%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.38%) IIS
3 1 (2.38%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.38%) Lync
3 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.38%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.76%) MS Office
3 1 (2.38%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Magento
1 2 (4.76%) Sage 200
2 1 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.38%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.38%) Dynamics GP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.76%) SAN
2 1 (2.38%) Internet
2 1 (2.38%) Firewall
2 1 (2.38%) LAN
2 1 (2.38%) WAN
2 1 (2.38%) VPN
2 1 (2.38%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (19.05%) SQL Server 2005
1 8 (19.05%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (14.29%) NoSQL
2 6 (14.29%) Data Mining
2 6 (14.29%) RDBMS
2 6 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 4 (9.52%) Oracle Database
4 2 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.38%) MySQL
5 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (14.29%) Ant
1 6 (14.29%) Maven
1 6 (14.29%) Gradle
2 3 (7.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (7.14%) Visual Studio
3 2 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (11.90%) Finance
1 5 (11.90%) Marketing
2 1 (2.38%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 34 (80.95%) Developer
2 19 (45.24%) .NET Developer
3 14 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 14 (33.33%) Web Developer
3 14 (33.33%) .NET Web Developer
4 13 (30.95%) C# .NET Developer
5 11 (26.19%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 11 (26.19%) C# Web Developer
6 7 (16.67%) Senior Developer
7 6 (14.29%) DBA
7 6 (14.29%) Java Developer
8 5 (11.90%) Administrator
8 5 (11.90%) Senior Database Developer
8 5 (11.90%) Senior DBA
8 5 (11.90%) Database Developer
9 4 (9.52%) Analyst
10 3 (7.14%) VB.NET Developer
10 3 (7.14%) Trainee Developer
10 3 (7.14%) Trainee Web Developer
10 3 (7.14%) Trainee
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (57.14%) .NET
2 16 (38.10%) ASP.NET
3 15 (35.71%) CSS
3 15 (35.71%) HTML
4 14 (33.33%) HTML5
5 12 (28.57%) XML
6 11 (26.19%) Web Services
6 11 (26.19%) .NET Framework
6 11 (26.19%) ASP.NET MVC
6 11 (26.19%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 6 (14.29%) JMS
7 6 (14.29%) Hibernate
8 4 (9.52%) Spring
9 3 (7.14%) CSS3
9 3 (7.14%) WCF
10 2 (4.76%) WPF
10 2 (4.76%) jQuery
10 2 (4.76%) Java EE
10 2 (4.76%) WinForms
11 1 (2.38%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.52%) Open Source
2 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.38%) Kindle
3 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.38%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.52%) Windows
2 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (35.71%) MVC
2 11 (26.19%) Software Engineering
3 5 (11.90%) Software Testing
3 5 (11.90%) Line Management
4 3 (7.14%) Web Development
4 3 (7.14%) Data Migration
4 3 (7.14%) Data Mapping
4 3 (7.14%) Migration
4 3 (7.14%) OOP
5 2 (4.76%) OO
5 2 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (4.76%) SEO
5 2 (4.76%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (4.76%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (4.76%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.38%) Business Development
6 1 (2.38%) Time Management
6 1 (2.38%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (2.38%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 23 (54.76%) C#
2 18 (42.86%) SQL
3 14 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 7 (16.67%) VB.NET
5 6 (14.29%) PL/SQL
5 6 (14.29%) Java
6 2 (4.76%) PHP
6 2 (4.76%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (9.52%) Degree
2 1 (2.38%) MCSE
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (4.76%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.38%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.38%) vSphere
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) WSUS
2 1 (2.38%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (26.19%) Microsoft
2 6 (14.29%) Oracle
3 2 (4.76%) DevExpress
3 2 (4.76%) Sage
3 2 (4.76%) VMware
4 1 (2.38%) Kaspersky
4 1 (2.38%) Citrix
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