Period
to 20 August 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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 22 17 10
Rank change year-on-year -5 -7 +3
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 450 485 648
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 12.06% 12.82% 15.29%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 46.97% 48.16% 52.85%
Number of salaries quoted 426 452 634
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £29,375 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £57,125
East of England median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Cambridgeshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 958 1007 1226
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 25.67% 26.61% 28.93%
Number of salaries quoted 805 855 1097
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.18% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £29,600 £27,700 £28,650
90th Percentile £61,250 £61,250 £60,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +2.41%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 -6 265 £40,000 - 16
Peterborough -2 111 £42,500 +4.94% 9
Ely +8 25 £45,000 -10.00%
Huntingdon +10 18 £30,000 -29.41% 2
SQL Server
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 294 (65.33%) .NET
2 292 (64.89%) C#
3 235 (52.22%) ASP.NET
4 216 (48.00%) MVC
5 175 (38.89%) ASP.NET MVC
6 156 (34.67%) SQL
7 155 (34.44%) HTML
8 147 (32.67%) Agile Software Development
9 144 (32.00%) CSS
9 144 (32.00%) Microsoft
10 126 (28.00%) Finance
11 121 (26.89%) JavaScript
12 105 (23.33%) WCF
13 96 (21.33%) Windows
14 94 (20.89%) HTML5
15 92 (20.44%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 90 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
17 86 (19.11%) AngularJS
18 84 (18.67%) TDD
19 68 (15.11%) Web Services
19 68 (15.11%) Degree
20 63 (14.00%) jQuery
21 61 (13.56%) CSS3
21 61 (13.56%) NUnit
22 59 (13.11%) Business Intelligence
23 56 (12.44%) Microsoft Azure
24 54 (12.00%) .NET Framework
25 52 (11.56%) Web Application Development
26 51 (11.33%) RESTful
26 51 (11.33%) Java

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 17 (3.78%) IIS
2 14 (3.11%) Apache
3 11 (2.44%) Kentico
4 10 (2.22%) Elasticsearch
5 9 (2.00%) WebLogic
6 6 (1.33%) NServiceBus
7 5 (1.11%) BizTalk Server
7 5 (1.11%) MS Exchange
7 5 (1.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 4 (0.89%) Apache Spark
8 4 (0.89%) ArcGIS
8 4 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (0.89%) SharePoint
9 3 (0.67%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.22%) CMS
11 1 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2013
11 1 (0.22%) nginx
11 1 (0.22%) Umbraco
Applications
1 8 (1.78%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.11%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 22 (4.89%) Dynamics NAV
2 7 (1.56%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (1.33%) SAP R/3
4 5 (1.11%) assyst
5 3 (0.67%) nopCommerce
5 3 (0.67%) Sage 200
5 3 (0.67%) Sage 50
5 3 (0.67%) SAP Business One
6 2 (0.44%) BPCS
7 1 (0.22%) Exchequer
7 1 (0.22%) Pegasus Opera
7 1 (0.22%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 56 (12.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (3.11%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (1.56%) SaaS
4 6 (1.33%) IaaS
5 5 (1.11%) Dynamics 365
6 3 (0.67%) iTunes
7 2 (0.44%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.22%) Office 365
8 1 (0.22%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (3.56%) Firewall
2 15 (3.33%) DNS
3 14 (3.11%) TCP/IP
4 13 (2.89%) LAN
4 13 (2.89%) WAN
5 11 (2.44%) HTTP
5 11 (2.44%) VPN
6 9 (2.00%) VoIP
7 8 (1.78%) SSL
8 7 (1.56%) DHCP
8 7 (1.56%) Internet
9 6 (1.33%) LDAP
9 6 (1.33%) VLAN
10 3 (0.67%) Ethernet
10 3 (0.67%) IPsec
10 3 (0.67%) ISDN
10 3 (0.67%) SAN
11 2 (0.44%) Bluetooth
11 2 (0.44%) RS-232
11 2 (0.44%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (10.44%) SQL Server 2014
2 44 (9.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 43 (9.56%) NoSQL
4 36 (8.00%) MongoDB
5 27 (6.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 24 (5.33%) RavenDB
6 24 (5.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 17 (3.78%) Data Warehouse
7 17 (3.78%) SQL Server 2016
8 15 (3.33%) Relational Database
8 15 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 14 (3.11%) SQL Server 2012
10 10 (2.22%) VLDB
11 8 (1.78%) BusinessObjects
12 7 (1.56%) Crystal Reports
12 7 (1.56%) SAP BW
13 6 (1.33%) MS Access
13 6 (1.33%) Neo4j
14 5 (1.11%) RDBMS
14 5 (1.11%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 61 (13.56%) NUnit
2 44 (9.78%) Visual Studio
3 42 (9.33%) Git (software)
4 32 (7.11%) Selenium
5 28 (6.22%) Team Foundation Server
6 26 (5.78%) ReSharper
6 26 (5.78%) SpecFlow
7 19 (4.22%) MSTest
8 11 (2.44%) Rhino Mocks
9 8 (1.78%) Eclipse
10 6 (1.33%) PhantomJS
11 3 (0.67%) PROIV
11 3 (0.67%) TeamCity
12 2 (0.44%) JIRA
13 1 (0.22%) GitLab
13 1 (0.22%) Octopus Deploy
13 1 (0.22%) Ranorex
13 1 (0.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 1 (0.22%) webpack
General
1 126 (28.00%) Finance
2 48 (10.67%) Telecoms
3 44 (9.78%) Marketing
4 43 (9.56%) Manufacturing
5 34 (7.56%) Electronics
6 29 (6.44%) Banking
7 21 (4.67%) Retail
8 5 (1.11%) Advertising
9 2 (0.44%) Automotive
9 2 (0.44%) Military
10 1 (0.22%) Games
10 1 (0.22%) Legal
10 1 (0.22%) Local Government
10 1 (0.22%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 278 (61.78%) Developer
2 167 (37.11%) .NET Developer
3 158 (35.11%) C# Developer
4 103 (22.89%) C# .NET Developer
5 69 (15.33%) ASP.NET Developer
6 65 (14.44%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 54 (12.00%) Senior Developer
8 48 (10.67%) Analyst
9 42 (9.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 34 (7.56%) Applications Support
10 34 (7.56%) Support Analyst
11 30 (6.67%) Senior .NET Developer
12 29 (6.44%) Senior C# Developer
12 29 (6.44%) Web Developer
13 28 (6.22%) Software Developer
14 27 (6.00%) DBA
15 26 (5.78%) SQL DBA
16 25 (5.56%) Senior C# .NET Developer
17 24 (5.33%) Junior
17 24 (5.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 294 (65.33%) .NET
2 235 (52.22%) ASP.NET
3 175 (38.89%) ASP.NET MVC
4 155 (34.44%) HTML
5 144 (32.00%) CSS
6 105 (23.33%) WCF
7 94 (20.89%) HTML5
8 92 (20.44%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 90 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
10 86 (19.11%) AngularJS
11 68 (15.11%) Web Services
12 63 (14.00%) jQuery
13 61 (13.56%) CSS3
14 54 (12.00%) .NET Framework
15 51 (11.33%) RESTful
16 41 (9.11%) KnockoutJS
17 38 (8.44%) Node.js
18 35 (7.78%) WPF
19 32 (7.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 27 (6.00%) React
Miscellaneous
1 49 (10.89%) Computer Science
2 42 (9.33%) Greenfield Project
3 41 (9.11%) Analytical Skills
4 36 (8.00%) Enterprise Software
5 26 (5.78%) Xbox
6 24 (5.33%) Mobile App
7 23 (5.11%) Fintech
8 17 (3.78%) Social Network
9 11 (2.44%) Client/Server
10 10 (2.22%) NHS
10 10 (2.22%) User Experience
11 8 (1.78%) Clustering
11 8 (1.78%) Data Centre
11 8 (1.78%) Mobile Payment
12 6 (1.33%) Data Protection Act
12 6 (1.33%) Driving Licence
12 6 (1.33%) Kindle
12 6 (1.33%) Management Information System
12 6 (1.33%) Social Media
13 5 (1.11%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 96 (21.33%) Windows
2 42 (9.33%) Windows Server
3 25 (5.56%) Linux
4 19 (4.22%) Apple iOS
5 16 (3.56%) Android
6 13 (2.89%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (1.56%) Solaris
8 7 (1.56%) Windows 7
8 7 (1.56%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (1.11%) Windows 10
9 5 (1.11%) Windows 8
9 5 (1.11%) Windows Mobile
10 4 (0.89%) Unix
11 3 (0.67%) AIX
11 3 (0.67%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 216 (48.00%) MVC
2 147 (32.67%) Agile Software Development
3 84 (18.67%) TDD
4 59 (13.11%) Business Intelligence
5 52 (11.56%) Web Application Development
6 44 (9.78%) OO
6 44 (9.78%) Software Engineering
7 40 (8.89%) Digital Marketing
7 40 (8.89%) Scrum
8 38 (8.44%) Mentoring
9 35 (7.78%) Test Automation
10 34 (7.56%) Programme Management
11 30 (6.67%) Web Development
12 29 (6.44%) Unit Testing
13 27 (6.00%) BDD
14 24 (5.33%) Asset Management
14 24 (5.33%) E-Commerce
15 23 (5.11%) Wealth Management
15 23 (5.11%) Workflow
16 22 (4.89%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 292 (64.89%) C#
2 156 (34.67%) SQL
3 121 (26.89%) JavaScript
4 51 (11.33%) Java
5 36 (8.00%) C++
6 35 (7.78%) T-SQL
7 28 (6.22%) Ruby
8 25 (5.56%) Objective-C
9 15 (3.33%) PHP
10 10 (2.22%) Shell Script
11 9 (2.00%) VB.NET
12 8 (1.78%) XAML
13 7 (1.56%) PowerShell
14 4 (0.89%) VB
15 3 (0.67%) F#
15 3 (0.67%) VB6
16 2 (0.44%) Bash Shell
17 1 (0.22%) PL/SQL
17 1 (0.22%) Python
17 1 (0.22%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 68 (15.11%) Degree
2 28 (6.22%) Computer Science Degree
3 22 (4.89%) Microsoft Certification
4 19 (4.22%) MCP
5 11 (2.44%) Numerate Degree
6 10 (2.22%) Security Cleared
7 8 (1.78%) SC Cleared
8 4 (0.89%) MCSE
9 2 (0.44%) LPIC
9 2 (0.44%) MCSA
9 2 (0.44%) RHCE
10 1 (0.22%) CCNA
10 1 (0.22%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.22%) ISEB
10 1 (0.22%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.33%) ISO 9001
2 5 (1.11%) QA
3 4 (0.89%) SLA
4 1 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 24 (5.33%) Active Directory
2 20 (4.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (2.44%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.89%) VMware Server
5 3 (0.67%) iptables
5 3 (0.67%) pfSense
5 3 (0.67%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.22%) Docker
6 1 (0.22%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.22%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 12 (2.67%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.67%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 3 (0.67%) Kibana
2 3 (0.67%) WSUS
3 2 (0.44%) Puppet
4 1 (0.22%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.22%) Nagios
4 1 (0.22%) SCCM
4 1 (0.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 144 (32.00%) Microsoft
2 50 (11.11%) Oracle
3 47 (10.44%) SAP
4 30 (6.67%) VMware
5 29 (6.44%) Citrix
6 11 (2.44%) Facebook
6 11 (2.44%) Twitter
7 8 (1.78%) Cisco
7 8 (1.78%) WatchGuard
8 7 (1.56%) JD Edwards
9 5 (1.11%) Apple
9 5 (1.11%) RedGate
9 5 (1.11%) Sage
9 5 (1.11%) Veeam
10 3 (0.67%) Pegasus
11 2 (0.44%) F5
11 2 (0.44%) HP
11 2 (0.44%) Infor
12 1 (0.22%) Sitecore
12 1 (0.22%) Xamarin