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 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 6 9 13
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +4
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 48 45 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 26.52% 24.19% 12.93%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 52.17% 62.50% 57.69%
Number of salaries quoted 46 44 27
Median salary £40,000 £28,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+40.35% -24.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £23,250 £26,400
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £42,000 £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
92 72 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 50.83% 38.71% 22.41%
Number of salaries quoted 90 71 49
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 £30,000 £25,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 5 May 2016.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Colchester

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 5 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 62 (53.91%) HTML
2 60 (52.17%) JavaScript
3 57 (49.57%) CSS
4 56 (48.70%) .NET
4 56 (48.70%) Oracle
5 55 (47.83%) Microsoft
6 54 (46.96%) C#
7 52 (45.22%) Relational Database
8 47 (40.87%) Web Development
9 41 (35.65%) SQL
10 37 (32.17%) VB.NET
11 36 (31.30%) MySQL
12 34 (29.57%) Project Management
13 33 (28.70%) MS Excel
14 32 (27.83%) jQuery
15 31 (26.96%) Agile Software Development
16 29 (25.22%) Java
17 28 (24.35%) User Experience
17 28 (24.35%) Software Engineering
17 28 (24.35%) Team Foundation Server
18 25 (21.74%) PL/SQL
18 25 (21.74%) Computer Science
18 25 (21.74%) Degree
19 24 (20.87%) Ajax
19 24 (20.87%) E-Commerce
19 24 (20.87%) OOP
19 24 (20.87%) OO
19 24 (20.87%) JBoss
19 24 (20.87%) Swing
20 22 (19.13%) WebSphere

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 24 (20.87%) JBoss
2 22 (19.13%) WebLogic
2 22 (19.13%) WebSphere
3 13 (11.30%) Umbraco
4 3 (2.61%) Apache
4 3 (2.61%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.87%) CMS
5 1 (0.87%) Documentum
5 1 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.87%) GlassFish
5 1 (0.87%) IIS
5 1 (0.87%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.87%) Node.js
5 1 (0.87%) Tomcat
Applications
1 33 (28.70%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.61%) MS Office
3 1 (0.87%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.87%) Dynamics GP
1 1 (0.87%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 12 (10.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.74%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.09%) VoIP
2 6 (5.22%) LAN
2 6 (5.22%) WAN
3 5 (4.35%) Firewall
4 4 (3.48%) Internet
5 3 (2.61%) Ethernet
5 3 (2.61%) VPN
6 2 (1.74%) DNS
7 1 (0.87%) DHCP
7 1 (0.87%) FTP
7 1 (0.87%) IMAP
7 1 (0.87%) iSCSI
7 1 (0.87%) NAS
7 1 (0.87%) POP3
7 1 (0.87%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (45.22%) Relational Database
2 36 (31.30%) MySQL
3 21 (18.26%) RDBMS
4 20 (17.39%) Oracle Database
5 17 (14.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 15 (13.04%) MS Access
7 5 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (3.48%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (2.61%) Big Data
9 3 (2.61%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (2.61%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (2.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (1.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.87%) SQL Server 2014
11 1 (0.87%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 28 (24.35%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (10.43%) Visual Studio
3 3 (2.61%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.87%) Moq
4 1 (0.87%) MSTest
4 1 (0.87%) NUnit
4 1 (0.87%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 13 (11.30%) Finance
2 2 (1.74%) Automotive
2 2 (1.74%) Back Office
3 1 (0.87%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.87%) Publishing
3 1 (0.87%) Retail
Job Titles
1 86 (74.78%) Developer
2 41 (35.65%) Web Developer
3 35 (30.43%) .NET Developer
4 34 (29.57%) C# Developer
5 29 (25.22%) .NET Web Developer
5 29 (25.22%) C# .NET Developer
5 29 (25.22%) C# Web Developer
6 27 (23.48%) Programmer
7 25 (21.74%) Java Developer
8 24 (20.87%) Senior Developer
9 23 (20.00%) Java Programmer
10 22 (19.13%) Senior Java Developer
11 20 (17.39%) J2EE Developer
11 20 (17.39%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 20 (17.39%) Oracle Developer
11 20 (17.39%) Senior J2EE Developer
11 20 (17.39%) Senior Java Programmer
11 20 (17.39%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
11 20 (17.39%) Senior Oracle Developer
11 20 (17.39%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (53.91%) HTML
2 57 (49.57%) CSS
3 56 (48.70%) .NET
4 32 (27.83%) jQuery
5 24 (20.87%) Ajax
5 24 (20.87%) Swing
6 22 (19.13%) J2EE
7 14 (12.17%) WCF
8 7 (6.09%) ASP.NET
9 6 (5.22%) Web Services
10 4 (3.48%) AngularJS
10 4 (3.48%) HTML5
11 3 (2.61%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (2.61%) Java EE
11 3 (2.61%) REST
11 3 (2.61%) WPF
12 2 (1.74%) .NET Framework
12 2 (1.74%) Entity Framework
12 2 (1.74%) RESTful
12 2 (1.74%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 28 (24.35%) User Experience
2 25 (21.74%) Computer Science
3 13 (11.30%) Clustering
4 5 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.61%) EPoS
6 1 (0.87%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (0.87%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.87%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.87%) Replication
6 1 (0.87%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 11 (9.57%) Linux
2 7 (6.09%) Windows
3 6 (5.22%) Windows Server
4 5 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (2.61%) Unix
6 1 (0.87%) Android
6 1 (0.87%) Debian
6 1 (0.87%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.87%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (40.87%) Web Development
2 34 (29.57%) Project Management
3 31 (26.96%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (24.35%) Software Engineering
5 24 (20.87%) E-Commerce
5 24 (20.87%) OO
5 24 (20.87%) OOP
6 20 (17.39%) Open Source
7 19 (16.52%) MVC
8 11 (9.57%) Risk Assessment
9 6 (5.22%) Network Management
10 4 (3.48%) Data Analysis
10 4 (3.48%) Migration
10 4 (3.48%) Scrum
11 3 (2.61%) Analytics
11 3 (2.61%) Data Mapping
11 3 (2.61%) Data Migration
11 3 (2.61%) ETL
11 3 (2.61%) High Availability
11 3 (2.61%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 60 (52.17%) JavaScript
2 54 (46.96%) C#
3 41 (35.65%) SQL
4 37 (32.17%) VB.NET
5 29 (25.22%) Java
6 25 (21.74%) PL/SQL
7 18 (15.65%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.74%) Apple Swift
8 2 (1.74%) C++
8 2 (1.74%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.87%) ABAP
9 1 (0.87%) Bourne shell
9 1 (0.87%) PHP
9 1 (0.87%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.87%) XAML
Qualifications
1 25 (21.74%) Degree
2 2 (1.74%) CCNA
2 2 (1.74%) CCNP
2 2 (1.74%) CCSA
2 2 (1.74%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.87%) MCP
3 1 (0.87%) MCSA
3 1 (0.87%) MCSE
3 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.35%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (1.74%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.87%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.87%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (0.87%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (0.87%) vSphere
2 1 (0.87%) XenApp
2 1 (0.87%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (1.74%) WSUS
2 1 (0.87%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 56 (48.70%) Oracle
2 55 (47.83%) Microsoft
3 3 (2.61%) Red Hat
3 3 (2.61%) Tableau
4 2 (1.74%) Cisco
4 2 (1.74%) SAP
4 2 (1.74%) VMware
5 1 (0.87%) Acronis
5 1 (0.87%) Avaya
5 1 (0.87%) AVG
5 1 (0.87%) Citrix
5 1 (0.87%) Draytek
5 1 (0.87%) HP
5 1 (0.87%) IBM
5 1 (0.87%) Kaspersky
5 1 (0.87%) NETGEAR
5 1 (0.87%) Synology
5 1 (0.87%) Trend Micro
5 1 (0.87%) Veeam
5 1 (0.87%) ZyXEL