The table below looks at the statistics for MSDE skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MSDE over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Data Engine (MSDE)
Rank - 948 934
Permanent jobs citing MSDE 0 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - 0.002% 0.001%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 0.006% 0.003%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £41,500
UK excluding London average salary - - £41,500

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
32150 32989 33792
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 31.70% 30.97% 32.75%
Number of salaries quoted 27271 28305 28586
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MSDE
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MSDE within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing MSDE 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 MSDE.

1 5 (100.00%) Perl
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Python
1 5 (100.00%) Internet
1 5 (100.00%) Workflow
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
1 5 (100.00%) Physics
1 5 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 5 (100.00%) Release Management
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (100.00%) High Availability
1 5 (100.00%) Build Automation
1 5 (100.00%) Performance Analysis
1 5 (100.00%) DevOps
1 5 (100.00%) SDLC
2 2 (40.00%) Maven
2 2 (40.00%) Middleware
2 2 (40.00%) Change Management
2 2 (40.00%) Ant
2 2 (40.00%) Unix
2 2 (40.00%) C
2 2 (40.00%) C++
2 2 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) Issue Tracking
2 2 (40.00%) Gradle
2 2 (40.00%) Software Distribution
2 2 (40.00%) Dependency Management

MSDE
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing MSDE 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 MSDE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Ant
1 2 (40.00%) Gradle
1 2 (40.00%) Maven
General
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Applications Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 2 (40.00%) Middleware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 5 (100.00%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Build Automation
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (100.00%) DevOps
1 5 (100.00%) High Availability
1 5 (100.00%) Performance Analysis
1 5 (100.00%) Release Management
1 5 (100.00%) SDLC
1 5 (100.00%) Workflow
2 2 (40.00%) Change Management
2 2 (40.00%) Dependency Management
2 2 (40.00%) Issue Tracking
2 2 (40.00%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Perl
1 5 (100.00%) Python
2 2 (40.00%) C
2 2 (40.00%) C++
2 2 (40.00%) Java