Period
to 21 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for SQL Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQL Server over the 6 months to 21 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
21 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 19 9
Rank change year-on-year -4 -10 +7
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 395 410 633
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 10.50% 11.58% 14.79%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 42.61% 44.76% 51.67%
Number of salaries quoted 366 387 639
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £29,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £59,000
East of England median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.53% - +4.94%

SQL Server is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Cambridgeshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 927 916 1225
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 24.65% 25.87% 28.62%
Number of salaries quoted 768 776 1132
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +4.94%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £29,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £61,250 £61,200
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings citing SQL Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in Cambridgeshire

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server in Cambridgeshire.

Salary trend for SQL Server in Cambridgeshire

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 21 October 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Cambridgeshire

SQL Server
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 21 October 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -15 219 £40,000 - 7
Peterborough -2 100 £45,000 +12.50% 5
Ely +5 25 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Huntingdon +14 16 £30,000 +11.11%
SQL Server
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 October 2017, 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 285 (72.15%) C#
2 274 (69.37%) .NET
3 227 (57.47%) ASP.NET
4 209 (52.91%) MVC
5 171 (43.29%) ASP.NET MVC
6 150 (37.97%) Agile Software Development
7 147 (37.22%) Microsoft
8 137 (34.68%) SQL
9 129 (32.66%) HTML
10 128 (32.41%) JavaScript
11 118 (29.87%) CSS
12 111 (28.10%) Finance
13 104 (26.33%) WCF
14 98 (24.81%) TDD
15 96 (24.30%) AngularJS
16 93 (23.54%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 90 (22.78%) ASP.NET Web API
18 81 (20.51%) Windows
19 80 (20.25%) HTML5
20 71 (17.97%) Degree
21 68 (17.22%) Web Services
22 65 (16.46%) RESTful
23 64 (16.20%) jQuery
24 62 (15.70%) Microsoft Azure
25 61 (15.44%) OO
25 61 (15.44%) Software Engineering
26 60 (15.19%) KnockoutJS
27 58 (14.68%) Web Application Development
28 54 (13.67%) .NET Framework
28 54 (13.67%) NUnit

SQL Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 20 (5.06%) Elasticsearch
2 12 (3.04%) Apache
2 12 (3.04%) IIS
3 11 (2.78%) WebLogic
4 10 (2.53%) Kentico
5 6 (1.52%) BizTalk Server
5 6 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (1.52%) MS Exchange
5 6 (1.52%) SharePoint
6 4 (1.01%) NServiceBus
7 3 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (0.51%) nginx
8 2 (0.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.25%) Umbraco
Applications
1 8 (2.03%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.01%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 19 (4.81%) Dynamics NAV
2 14 (3.54%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (1.77%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (1.52%) assyst
5 5 (1.27%) NetSuite
6 4 (1.01%) BPCS
6 4 (1.01%) Sage 200
7 2 (0.51%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 62 (15.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (4.56%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (2.53%) SaaS
4 7 (1.77%) IaaS
5 6 (1.52%) Dynamics 365
6 3 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.51%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.25%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.25%) Google Play
8 1 (0.25%) Office 365
8 1 (0.25%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (4.05%) HTTP
2 14 (3.54%) LAN
2 14 (3.54%) WAN
3 12 (3.04%) Firewall
3 12 (3.04%) VPN
4 10 (2.53%) SSL
5 9 (2.28%) VoIP
6 8 (2.03%) DNS
7 7 (1.77%) Internet
7 7 (1.77%) SAN
8 5 (1.27%) TCP/IP
9 3 (0.76%) Bluetooth
9 3 (0.76%) Ethernet
9 3 (0.76%) RS-232
9 3 (0.76%) VLAN
10 2 (0.51%) DHCP
10 2 (0.51%) Wireless
11 1 (0.25%) Broadband
11 1 (0.25%) IPsec
11 1 (0.25%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (10.38%) SQL Server 2016
2 37 (9.37%) NoSQL
3 35 (8.86%) MongoDB
4 32 (8.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 29 (7.34%) SQL Server 2014
6 20 (5.06%) SQL Server 2012
7 18 (4.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 17 (4.30%) SQL Server 2008
9 14 (3.54%) RavenDB
10 11 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 7 (1.77%) Big Data
11 7 (1.77%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (1.52%) Relational Database
13 5 (1.27%) SQL Server 2005
14 4 (1.01%) Neo4j
15 3 (0.76%) BusinessObjects
15 3 (0.76%) DocumentDB
15 3 (0.76%) MySQL
15 3 (0.76%) PostgreSQL
15 3 (0.76%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 54 (13.67%) NUnit
2 50 (12.66%) Git (software)
3 42 (10.63%) Visual Studio
4 35 (8.86%) Team Foundation Server
5 26 (6.58%) Selenium
6 22 (5.57%) ReSharper
6 22 (5.57%) SpecFlow
7 17 (4.30%) TeamCity
8 14 (3.54%) MSTest
9 7 (1.77%) Eclipse
9 7 (1.77%) Rhino Mocks
10 4 (1.01%) Jenkins
10 4 (1.01%) Octopus Deploy
10 4 (1.01%) PhantomJS
10 4 (1.01%) Subversion
11 3 (0.76%) JIRA
11 3 (0.76%) webpack
12 2 (0.51%) CppUnit
12 2 (0.51%) MSBuild
12 2 (0.51%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 111 (28.10%) Finance
2 41 (10.38%) Marketing
2 41 (10.38%) Telecoms
3 40 (10.13%) Manufacturing
4 32 (8.10%) Electronics
5 16 (4.05%) Banking
5 16 (4.05%) Retail
6 11 (2.78%) Music Industry
7 6 (1.52%) Advertising
8 5 (1.27%) Games
9 3 (0.76%) Military
10 2 (0.51%) Automotive
11 1 (0.25%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 256 (64.81%) Developer
2 160 (40.51%) .NET Developer
3 138 (34.94%) C# Developer
4 93 (23.54%) C# .NET Developer
5 54 (13.67%) Senior Developer
6 49 (12.41%) Analyst
7 48 (12.15%) ASP.NET Developer
8 47 (11.90%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 41 (10.38%) Software Engineer
10 38 (9.62%) Software Developer
11 35 (8.86%) Support Analyst
12 33 (8.35%) Applications Support
13 32 (8.10%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 31 (7.85%) C# Software Developer
15 30 (7.59%) Senior .NET Developer
15 30 (7.59%) Senior C# Developer
16 27 (6.84%) .NET Software Developer
16 27 (6.84%) Web Developer
17 25 (6.33%) Senior C# .NET Developer
18 23 (5.82%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 274 (69.37%) .NET
2 227 (57.47%) ASP.NET
3 171 (43.29%) ASP.NET MVC
4 129 (32.66%) HTML
5 118 (29.87%) CSS
6 104 (26.33%) WCF
7 96 (24.30%) AngularJS
8 93 (23.54%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 90 (22.78%) ASP.NET Web API
10 80 (20.25%) HTML5
11 68 (17.22%) Web Services
12 65 (16.46%) RESTful
13 64 (16.20%) jQuery
14 60 (15.19%) KnockoutJS
15 54 (13.67%) .NET Framework
16 50 (12.66%) CSS3
17 47 (11.90%) Node.js
17 47 (11.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 44 (11.14%) WPF
19 28 (7.09%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 49 (12.41%) Computer Science
2 47 (11.90%) Greenfield Project
3 38 (9.62%) Analytical Skills
4 28 (7.09%) Enterprise Software
5 22 (5.57%) Mobile App
5 22 (5.57%) Xbox
6 15 (3.80%) Social Network
7 14 (3.54%) Fintech
8 12 (3.04%) Client/Server
9 10 (2.53%) Algorithms
10 9 (2.28%) Data Centre
11 7 (1.77%) Mobile Payment
11 7 (1.77%) NHS
11 7 (1.77%) User Experience
12 5 (1.27%) Kindle
12 5 (1.27%) Reinsurance
13 4 (1.01%) Clustering
13 4 (1.01%) Driving Licence
13 4 (1.01%) Social Media
13 4 (1.01%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 81 (20.51%) Windows
2 31 (7.85%) Windows Server
3 18 (4.56%) Android
4 16 (4.05%) Linux
5 15 (3.80%) Apple iOS
6 11 (2.78%) Windows 7
7 10 (2.53%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (2.03%) Windows 10
8 8 (2.03%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (2.03%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (1.52%) Windows 8
10 3 (0.76%) AIX
10 3 (0.76%) Solaris
10 3 (0.76%) Unix
11 1 (0.25%) Debian
11 1 (0.25%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 209 (52.91%) MVC
2 150 (37.97%) Agile Software Development
3 98 (24.81%) TDD
4 61 (15.44%) OO
4 61 (15.44%) Software Engineering
5 58 (14.68%) Web Application Development
6 48 (12.15%) Business Intelligence
7 39 (9.87%) Test Automation
8 38 (9.62%) Mentoring
8 38 (9.62%) Scrum
9 37 (9.37%) Digital Marketing
10 35 (8.86%) Unit Testing
11 34 (8.61%) BDD
12 31 (7.85%) Programme Management
13 29 (7.34%) Dependency Injection
14 27 (6.84%) Continuous Integration
14 27 (6.84%) Kanban
15 24 (6.08%) E-Commerce
16 22 (5.57%) ERP
16 22 (5.57%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 285 (72.15%) C#
2 137 (34.68%) SQL
3 128 (32.41%) JavaScript
4 41 (10.38%) Ruby
5 38 (9.62%) Java
6 35 (8.86%) C++
7 25 (6.33%) T-SQL
8 24 (6.08%) Objective-C
9 15 (3.80%) F#
10 12 (3.04%) PHP
10 12 (3.04%) Shell Script
11 4 (1.01%) C
11 4 (1.01%) PowerShell
12 3 (0.76%) XAML
13 2 (0.51%) VB
13 2 (0.51%) VB.NET
13 2 (0.51%) X++
14 1 (0.25%) Apple Swift
14 1 (0.25%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.25%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 71 (17.97%) Degree
2 30 (7.59%) Computer Science Degree
3 23 (5.82%) MCP
3 23 (5.82%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (2.03%) Numerate Degree
5 7 (1.77%) SC Cleared
5 7 (1.77%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.25%) CCNA
6 1 (0.25%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.25%) ISEB
6 1 (0.25%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.52%) QA
2 5 (1.27%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.51%) SLA
4 1 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 20 (5.06%) Active Directory
2 11 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (1.77%) Docker
4 6 (1.52%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.51%) VMware Server
6 1 (0.25%) iptables
6 1 (0.25%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.25%) NFS
6 1 (0.25%) Samba
6 1 (0.25%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.25%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 15 (3.80%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 15 (3.80%) Kibana
1 15 (3.80%) WSUS
2 7 (1.77%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (0.76%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.25%) Ansible
4 1 (0.25%) Nagios
4 1 (0.25%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.25%) Puppet
4 1 (0.25%) SCCM
4 1 (0.25%) SCOM
4 1 (0.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 147 (37.22%) Microsoft
2 33 (8.35%) SAP
3 31 (7.85%) Citrix
3 31 (7.85%) Oracle
4 16 (4.05%) VMware
5 12 (3.04%) JD Edwards
6 11 (2.78%) Facebook
6 11 (2.78%) Twitter
7 10 (2.53%) WatchGuard
8 6 (1.52%) Google
9 5 (1.27%) Samsung
10 4 (1.01%) HP
10 4 (1.01%) Infor
10 4 (1.01%) Sage
10 4 (1.01%) Veeam
11 3 (0.76%) Cisco
12 2 (0.51%) EMC
12 2 (0.51%) NetApp
13 1 (0.25%) arcserve
13 1 (0.25%) Red Hat