The table below looks at the statistics for MSDE skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MSDE over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Data Engine (MSDE)
Rank 863 964 985
Rank change year-on-year
+101 +21
Permanent jobs citing MSDE 2 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.005% 0.001%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.007% 0.015% 0.003%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 1
Median salary - £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.00%
UK excluding London median salary - £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
26700 34195 35140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 29.88% 31.86% 30.57%
Number of salaries quoted 22878 28793 29983
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

MSDE
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing MSDE as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

MSDE Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

MSDE
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MSDE within the UK.

MSDE Salary Trend in the UK

MSDE
Top 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MSDE within the UK over the 3 months to 3 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Scotland +28 2 - -
Glasgow +16 1 - -

MSDE
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, IT jobs citing MSDE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for MSDE.

1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Release Management
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
1 2 (100.00%) Issue Tracking
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio Code
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Maven
2 1 (50.00%) Physics
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) Build Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Gradle
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Software Distribution
2 1 (50.00%) Dependency Management
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) Eclipse

MSDE
Top Related IT Skills 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 1 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Ant
1 1 (50.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (50.00%) Gradle
1 1 (50.00%) IntelliJ
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (50.00%) Maven
1 1 (50.00%) MSI
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Issue Tracking
1 2 (100.00%) Release Management
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Build Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Dependency Management
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Software Distribution
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VBScript
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft