The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Chelmsford 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 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Essex / Chelmsford
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 4 10
Rank change year-on-year -5 +6  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 37 24 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chelmsford 19.17% 17.27% 17.58%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 71.15% 63.16% 49.15%
Number of salaries quoted 24 22 26
Median salary £47,500 £38,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.37% -14.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,200 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,650 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 Chelmsford with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Chelmsford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 52 38 59
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Chelmsford 26.94% 27.34% 35.76%
Number of salaries quoted 38 36 53
Median salary £45,000 £38,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.42% -15.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £34,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £39,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Chelmsford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Chelmsford citing SQL Server as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in Chelmsford

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Chelmsford

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

Salary trend for SQL Server in Chelmsford

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server in Chelmsford over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Chelmsford region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 39 (66.10%) SQL
2 37 (62.71%) Microsoft
3 34 (57.63%) C#
4 33 (55.93%) .NET
5 28 (47.46%) HTML
6 27 (45.76%) XML
6 27 (45.76%) Agile Software Development
7 26 (44.07%) ASP.NET
8 25 (42.37%) MVC
9 24 (40.68%) jQuery
10 23 (38.98%) JavaScript
10 23 (38.98%) RESTful
10 23 (38.98%) AngularJS
11 21 (35.59%) Web Application Development
11 21 (35.59%) T-SQL
11 21 (35.59%) .NET Framework
12 20 (33.90%) Web Development
13 19 (32.20%) Windows
14 18 (30.51%) CSS
15 17 (28.81%) JSON
16 16 (27.12%) Entity Framework
17 15 (25.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 14 (23.73%) ASP.NET MVC
18 14 (23.73%) SQL Server 2012
18 14 (23.73%) SQL Server 2014
19 13 (22.03%) Enterprise Software
19 13 (22.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 13 (22.03%) Scrum
20 12 (20.34%) Active Directory
21 11 (18.64%) C

SQL Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chelmsford 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 5 (8.47%) Apache
1 5 (8.47%) JBoss
1 5 (8.47%) NetWeaver
1 5 (8.47%) Tomcat
2 2 (3.39%) IIS
3 1 (1.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (11.86%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.69%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 10 (16.95%) IaaS
1 10 (16.95%) PaaS
2 1 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.69%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (1.69%) GitHub
2 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (16.95%) Cisco IOS
1 10 (16.95%) Cisco Nexus
1 10 (16.95%) SAN
1 10 (16.95%) WAN
2 6 (10.17%) Internet
3 4 (6.78%) Intranet
4 3 (5.08%) Extranet
5 2 (3.39%) DHCP
5 2 (3.39%) DNS
6 1 (1.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (25.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 14 (23.73%) SQL Server 2012
2 14 (23.73%) SQL Server 2014
3 13 (22.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (10.17%) SQL Server 2016
5 5 (8.47%) MySQL
5 5 (8.47%) Oracle Database
5 5 (8.47%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (8.47%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (3.39%) RDBMS
6 2 (3.39%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.69%) OLAP
7 1 (1.69%) OLAP Cube
7 1 (1.69%) OLTP
7 1 (1.69%) Power BI
7 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (13.56%) Visual Studio
2 6 (10.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 5 (8.47%) Eclipse
3 5 (8.47%) Toad
4 1 (1.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (1.69%) Bitbucket
4 1 (1.69%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.69%) Jenkins
General
1 11 (18.64%) Legal
2 6 (10.17%) Banking
3 5 (8.47%) Telecoms
4 4 (6.78%) Advertising
4 4 (6.78%) Finance
5 3 (5.08%) Law
6 1 (1.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (52.54%) Developer
2 17 (28.81%) .NET Developer
3 16 (27.12%) C# Developer
4 14 (23.73%) Web Developer
5 11 (18.64%) .NET Web Developer
6 10 (16.95%) Angular Developer
6 10 (16.95%) ASP.NET Developer
6 10 (16.95%) C# .NET Developer
6 10 (16.95%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 10 (16.95%) C# Web Developer
7 8 (13.56%) Design Engineer
7 8 (13.56%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
7 8 (13.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (10.17%) Internet Developer
8 6 (10.17%) Junior
8 6 (10.17%) Junior Developer
9 5 (8.47%) Consultant
9 5 (8.47%) Junior C# Developer
9 5 (8.47%) Senior Consultant
9 5 (8.47%) Software Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (55.93%) .NET
2 28 (47.46%) HTML
3 27 (45.76%) XML
4 26 (44.07%) ASP.NET
5 24 (40.68%) jQuery
6 23 (38.98%) AngularJS
6 23 (38.98%) RESTful
7 21 (35.59%) .NET Framework
8 18 (30.51%) CSS
9 17 (28.81%) JSON
10 16 (27.12%) Entity Framework
11 14 (23.73%) ASP.NET MVC
12 10 (16.95%) SAML
12 10 (16.95%) XMPP
13 8 (13.56%) ASP.NET Web API
13 8 (13.56%) Web Services
14 6 (10.17%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 6 (10.17%) KnockoutJS
14 6 (10.17%) REST
14 6 (10.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 13 (22.03%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (16.95%) PKI
3 7 (11.86%) Greenfield Project
4 6 (10.17%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (8.47%) Client/Server
6 2 (3.39%) Fintech
7 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 19 (32.20%) Windows
2 5 (8.47%) Unix
3 3 (5.08%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (45.76%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (42.37%) MVC
3 21 (35.59%) Web Application Development
4 20 (33.90%) Web Development
5 13 (22.03%) Scrum
6 10 (16.95%) IT Strategy
6 10 (16.95%) Multithreading
7 7 (11.86%) ETL
7 7 (11.86%) OO
7 7 (11.86%) SDLC
8 6 (10.17%) Analytics
8 6 (10.17%) BDD
8 6 (10.17%) Data Analytics
8 6 (10.17%) Risk Management
8 6 (10.17%) TDD
9 5 (8.47%) System Testing
9 5 (8.47%) User Stories
10 3 (5.08%) Business Intelligence
11 2 (3.39%) Performance Testing
11 2 (3.39%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 39 (66.10%) SQL
2 34 (57.63%) C#
3 23 (38.98%) JavaScript
4 21 (35.59%) T-SQL
5 11 (18.64%) C
6 5 (8.47%) Java
6 5 (8.47%) PL/SQL
6 5 (8.47%) Shell Script
7 2 (3.39%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.69%) Delphi
8 1 (1.69%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.69%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.69%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (20.34%) Active Directory
2 10 (16.95%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.69%) Ansible
1 1 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 37 (62.71%) Microsoft
2 11 (18.64%) VMware
3 10 (16.95%) Cisco
4 7 (11.86%) Tableau
5 5 (8.47%) DevExpress
5 5 (8.47%) Oracle
5 5 (8.47%) Pega
5 5 (8.47%) SAP
6 1 (1.69%) Google
Chelmsford, Essex
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