Period
to 22 November 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 22 November 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
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 19 10
Rank change year-on-year -6 -9 +7
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 385 398 598
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 9.07% 11.40% 14.71%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 37.78% 44.87% 51.64%
Number of salaries quoted 356 381 610
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.75% - -
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £28,725
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £55,250
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +3.66%

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 1019 887 1158
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 23.99% 25.40% 28.48%
Number of salaries quoted 826 760 1071
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £29,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 22 November 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 22 November 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 -22 186 £45,000 +12.50% 11
Peterborough 0 120 £45,000 +12.50% 13
Ely +7 28 £45,000 -10.00%
Huntingdon +14 16 £30,000 +11.11% 2
SQL Server
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 November 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.

1 284 (73.77%) C#
2 273 (70.91%) .NET
3 220 (57.14%) ASP.NET
4 198 (51.43%) MVC
5 164 (42.60%) Agile Software Development
6 158 (41.04%) ASP.NET MVC
7 146 (37.92%) Microsoft
8 134 (34.81%) JavaScript
9 133 (34.55%) SQL
10 119 (30.91%) HTML
11 113 (29.35%) TDD
12 109 (28.31%) AngularJS
13 106 (27.53%) CSS
14 99 (25.71%) ASP.NET Web API
15 98 (25.45%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 95 (24.68%) WCF
17 81 (21.04%) Finance
18 79 (20.52%) Microsoft Azure
19 78 (20.26%) KnockoutJS
20 75 (19.48%) RESTful
20 75 (19.48%) Windows
21 71 (18.44%) HTML5
22 68 (17.66%) Web Application Development
23 65 (16.88%) jQuery
23 65 (16.88%) Degree
24 64 (16.62%) OO
24 64 (16.62%) Software Engineering
25 63 (16.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
26 62 (16.10%) Node.js
26 62 (16.10%) .NET Framework

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 26 (6.75%) Elasticsearch
2 13 (3.38%) Apache
3 11 (2.86%) IIS
3 11 (2.86%) WebLogic
4 10 (2.60%) Kentico
5 6 (1.56%) BizTalk Server
5 6 (1.56%) SharePoint
6 5 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (1.30%) MS Exchange
7 3 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (0.78%) nginx
7 3 (0.78%) NServiceBus
8 2 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (0.52%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.26%) DNN
9 1 (0.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 12 (3.12%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (2.08%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 17 (4.42%) Dynamics AX
2 15 (3.90%) Dynamics NAV
3 7 (1.82%) assyst
4 5 (1.30%) NetSuite
5 4 (1.04%) BPCS
5 4 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (1.04%) Sage 200
6 1 (0.26%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.26%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 79 (20.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 27 (7.01%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (3.12%) SaaS
4 9 (2.34%) IaaS
5 7 (1.82%) Dynamics 365
6 5 (1.30%) Google Cloud Platform
6 5 (1.30%) Google Play
7 3 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.52%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.52%) PaaS
9 1 (0.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (3.90%) HTTP
2 11 (2.86%) Internet
3 10 (2.60%) Firewall
3 10 (2.60%) VPN
4 9 (2.34%) DNS
4 9 (2.34%) LAN
4 9 (2.34%) WAN
5 7 (1.82%) SAN
5 7 (1.82%) SSL
6 5 (1.30%) TCP/IP
7 4 (1.04%) VoIP
8 3 (0.78%) DHCP
9 2 (0.52%) Bluetooth
9 2 (0.52%) LDAP
9 2 (0.52%) OpenVPN
9 2 (0.52%) RS-232
9 2 (0.52%) Wireless
10 1 (0.26%) Intranet
10 1 (0.26%) IPsec
10 1 (0.26%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (15.32%) SQL Server 2016
2 40 (10.39%) MongoDB
3 38 (9.87%) NoSQL
4 30 (7.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 27 (7.01%) SQL Server 2012
6 20 (5.19%) SQL Server 2014
7 19 (4.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 15 (3.90%) SQL Server 2008
9 10 (2.60%) PostgreSQL
10 9 (2.34%) RavenDB
11 8 (2.08%) Relational Database
11 8 (2.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 7 (1.82%) Big Data
13 6 (1.56%) RDBMS
14 5 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
15 4 (1.04%) MySQL
15 4 (1.04%) SQL Server 2005
16 3 (0.78%) Crystal Reports
16 3 (0.78%) DocumentDB
16 3 (0.78%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 47 (12.21%) Git (software)
1 47 (12.21%) NUnit
2 43 (11.17%) Visual Studio
3 35 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
4 25 (6.49%) TeamCity
5 24 (6.23%) Selenium
6 21 (5.45%) SpecFlow
7 17 (4.42%) ReSharper
8 9 (2.34%) MSTest
9 7 (1.82%) Rhino Mocks
9 7 (1.82%) Subversion
10 6 (1.56%) JIRA
11 5 (1.30%) CppUnit
11 5 (1.30%) Jenkins
12 4 (1.04%) Eclipse
12 4 (1.04%) Octopus Deploy
13 3 (0.78%) PhantomJS
13 3 (0.78%) webpack
14 2 (0.52%) MSBuild
14 2 (0.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 81 (21.04%) Finance
2 25 (6.49%) Manufacturing
2 25 (6.49%) Marketing
3 22 (5.71%) Telecoms
4 17 (4.42%) Electronics
5 16 (4.16%) Music Industry
6 11 (2.86%) Banking
7 10 (2.60%) Games
7 10 (2.60%) Retail
8 8 (2.08%) Advertising
9 3 (0.78%) Law
10 2 (0.52%) Military
11 1 (0.26%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 259 (67.27%) Developer
2 165 (42.86%) .NET Developer
3 118 (30.65%) C# Developer
4 81 (21.04%) C# .NET Developer
5 49 (12.73%) Senior Developer
6 48 (12.47%) Software Developer
7 45 (11.69%) Software Engineer
8 41 (10.65%) ASP.NET Developer
9 40 (10.39%) Analyst
9 40 (10.39%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 32 (8.31%) C# Software Developer
10 32 (8.31%) Senior .NET Developer
11 30 (7.79%) Applications Support
12 27 (7.01%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 26 (6.75%) C# Software Engineer
13 26 (6.75%) Senior C# Developer
14 24 (6.23%) .NET Software Developer
15 23 (5.97%) Applications Engineer
15 23 (5.97%) Messaging Developer
15 23 (5.97%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 273 (70.91%) .NET
2 220 (57.14%) ASP.NET
3 158 (41.04%) ASP.NET MVC
4 119 (30.91%) HTML
5 109 (28.31%) AngularJS
6 106 (27.53%) CSS
7 99 (25.71%) ASP.NET Web API
8 98 (25.45%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 95 (24.68%) WCF
10 78 (20.26%) KnockoutJS
11 75 (19.48%) RESTful
12 71 (18.44%) HTML5
13 65 (16.88%) jQuery
14 63 (16.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 62 (16.10%) .NET Framework
15 62 (16.10%) Node.js
16 55 (14.29%) Web Services
17 51 (13.25%) WPF
18 45 (11.69%) CSS3
19 37 (9.61%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 47 (12.21%) Computer Science
1 47 (12.21%) Greenfield Project
2 40 (10.39%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (6.75%) Mobile App
4 22 (5.71%) Enterprise Software
5 21 (5.45%) Xbox
6 12 (3.12%) Client/Server
6 12 (3.12%) Social Network
7 10 (2.60%) Algorithms
7 10 (2.60%) User Experience
8 9 (2.34%) Fintech
9 7 (1.82%) Data Centre
9 7 (1.82%) Tandem
10 6 (1.56%) NHS
11 5 (1.30%) Reinsurance
11 5 (1.30%) Video on Demand
12 4 (1.04%) Analytical Mindset
12 4 (1.04%) Driving Licence
12 4 (1.04%) Mobile Payment
12 4 (1.04%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 75 (19.48%) Windows
2 23 (5.97%) Windows Server
3 19 (4.94%) Android
3 19 (4.94%) Linux
4 14 (3.64%) Windows 7
5 11 (2.86%) Apple iOS
5 11 (2.86%) Windows 10
6 8 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (1.82%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (1.56%) Windows 8
8 6 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (1.30%) AIX
9 5 (1.30%) Solaris
9 5 (1.30%) Unix
10 2 (0.52%) Debian
10 2 (0.52%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 198 (51.43%) MVC
2 164 (42.60%) Agile Software Development
3 113 (29.35%) TDD
4 68 (17.66%) Web Application Development
5 64 (16.62%) OO
5 64 (16.62%) Software Engineering
6 39 (10.13%) Dependency Injection
7 38 (9.87%) BDD
8 36 (9.35%) Test Automation
8 36 (9.35%) Unit Testing
9 33 (8.57%) Kanban
9 33 (8.57%) Multithreading
10 31 (8.05%) Business Intelligence
11 30 (7.79%) Scrum
12 26 (6.75%) SDLC
13 24 (6.23%) ERP
13 24 (6.23%) Mentoring
13 24 (6.23%) Web Development
14 22 (5.71%) Continuous Integration
15 21 (5.45%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 284 (73.77%) C#
2 134 (34.81%) JavaScript
3 133 (34.55%) SQL
4 49 (12.73%) Ruby
5 38 (9.87%) Java
6 34 (8.83%) C++
7 31 (8.05%) T-SQL
8 25 (6.49%) Objective-C
9 23 (5.97%) F#
10 13 (3.38%) Shell Script
11 9 (2.34%) PHP
12 7 (1.82%) C
12 7 (1.82%) Python
13 5 (1.30%) Apple Swift
14 3 (0.78%) VB
14 3 (0.78%) VB.NET
15 2 (0.52%) PowerShell
15 2 (0.52%) VBA
15 2 (0.52%) X++
16 1 (0.26%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 65 (16.88%) Degree
2 28 (7.27%) Computer Science Degree
3 19 (4.94%) MCP
3 19 (4.94%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (2.34%) Numerate Degree
5 4 (1.04%) SC Cleared
5 4 (1.04%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.26%) CCNA
6 1 (0.26%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.26%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.26%) ISEB
6 1 (0.26%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.34%) QA
2 2 (0.52%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.26%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (4.42%) Active Directory
2 12 (3.12%) Docker
3 8 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (1.56%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.52%) iptables
5 2 (0.52%) NFS
5 2 (0.52%) Samba
5 2 (0.52%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.52%) VMware Server
6 1 (0.26%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.26%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.26%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 23 (5.97%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 23 (5.97%) Kibana
1 23 (5.97%) WSUS
2 8 (2.08%) Kubernetes
3 7 (1.82%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.52%) Ansible
4 2 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.52%) Puppet
5 1 (0.26%) Nagios
5 1 (0.26%) SCCM
5 1 (0.26%) SCOM
5 1 (0.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 146 (37.92%) Microsoft
2 27 (7.01%) Oracle
3 23 (5.97%) Citrix
4 21 (5.45%) Google
5 15 (3.90%) SAP
6 13 (3.38%) VMware
7 12 (3.12%) JD Edwards
7 12 (3.12%) Twitter
8 9 (2.34%) Facebook
9 7 (1.82%) WatchGuard
10 6 (1.56%) Sage
11 5 (1.30%) Samsung
12 4 (1.04%) HP
12 4 (1.04%) Infor
13 3 (0.78%) Cisco
14 2 (0.52%) Cognos
14 2 (0.52%) EMC
14 2 (0.52%) NetApp
14 2 (0.52%) Red Hat
15 1 (0.26%) Intel