Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Colchester 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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Essex > Colchester
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 23 6
Rank change year-on-year +16 -17 +3
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 41 33 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Colchester 16.53% 9.24% 25.41%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 40.59% 28.21% 59.35%
Number of salaries quoted 30 26 97
Colchester median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% - -12.50%
10th Percentile £21,725 £32,125 £27,975
90th Percentile £65,000 £40,000 £65,000
Essex median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -5.88%

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 Colchester with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Colchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 101 117 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Colchester 40.73% 32.77% 42.82%
Number of salaries quoted 83 108 152
Colchester median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% +14.29% -12.50%
10th Percentile £25,650 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £68,750 £65,000
Essex median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -5.88%

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Colchester

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in Colchester

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

Salary trend for SQL Server in Colchester

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Colchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server in Colchester over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Colchester

For the 6 months to 18 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 Colchester region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 17 (41.46%) SQL
1 17 (41.46%) .NET
2 16 (39.02%) C#
2 16 (39.02%) Microsoft
2 16 (39.02%) MVC
3 15 (36.59%) HTML
3 15 (36.59%) CSS
4 14 (34.15%) JavaScript
4 14 (34.15%) MySQL
4 14 (34.15%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (31.71%) ASP.NET
6 12 (29.27%) Oracle
6 12 (29.27%) IIS
6 12 (29.27%) E-Commerce
6 12 (29.27%) jQuery
6 12 (29.27%) Relational Database
7 11 (26.83%) Node.js
7 11 (26.83%) Unit Testing
8 10 (24.39%) Web Development
8 10 (24.39%) VB.NET
9 8 (19.51%) Oracle Forms
9 8 (19.51%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (19.51%) Project Management
9 8 (19.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 8 (19.51%) User Experience
9 8 (19.51%) webpack
9 8 (19.51%) npm
9 8 (19.51%) TypeScript
9 8 (19.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 8 (19.51%) Team Foundation Server

SQL Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Colchester 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 12 (29.27%) IIS
2 2 (4.88%) Apache
2 2 (4.88%) WordPress
3 1 (2.44%) Confluence
3 1 (2.44%) JBoss
3 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.44%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.44%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.44%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 8 (19.51%) npm
2 6 (14.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.44%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (2.44%) GitHub
3 1 (2.44%) IaaS
3 1 (2.44%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.88%) Internet
2 1 (2.44%) DHCP
2 1 (2.44%) DNS
2 1 (2.44%) Firewall
2 1 (2.44%) VPN
2 1 (2.44%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (34.15%) MySQL
2 12 (29.27%) Relational Database
3 8 (19.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 8 (19.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (17.07%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (9.76%) OLAP
5 4 (9.76%) SQL Server 2014
5 4 (9.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (7.32%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (7.32%) MongoDB
6 3 (7.32%) OLTP
6 3 (7.32%) Power BI
6 3 (7.32%) RDBMS
7 2 (4.88%) Redis
8 1 (2.44%) Big Data
8 1 (2.44%) Hadoop
8 1 (2.44%) NoSQL
8 1 (2.44%) OLAP Cube
8 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database
8 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 8 (19.51%) Oracle Forms
1 8 (19.51%) Team Foundation Server
1 8 (19.51%) webpack
2 2 (4.88%) Ant
2 2 (4.88%) Gradle
2 2 (4.88%) Maven
2 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (2.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (2.44%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.44%) JIRA
3 1 (2.44%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (2.44%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (17.07%) Finance
2 4 (9.76%) Advertising
3 3 (7.32%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.88%) Electronics
4 2 (4.88%) Marketing
4 2 (4.88%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (4.88%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.44%) Automotive
5 1 (2.44%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 28 (68.29%) Developer
2 12 (29.27%) .NET Developer
3 10 (24.39%) C# .NET Developer
3 10 (24.39%) C# Developer
4 8 (19.51%) .NET Web Developer
4 8 (19.51%) C# Web Developer
4 8 (19.51%) Web Developer
5 6 (14.63%) Senior Developer
6 5 (12.20%) Analyst
6 5 (12.20%) SQL Developer
7 4 (9.76%) Java Developer
7 4 (9.76%) Junior
7 4 (9.76%) Junior Developer
7 4 (9.76%) Oracle Developer
7 4 (9.76%) Programmer
7 4 (9.76%) Senior SQL Developer
8 3 (7.32%) Applications Engineer
8 3 (7.32%) Applications Support
8 3 (7.32%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 3 (7.32%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (41.46%) .NET
2 15 (36.59%) CSS
2 15 (36.59%) HTML
3 13 (31.71%) ASP.NET
4 12 (29.27%) jQuery
5 11 (26.83%) Node.js
6 8 (19.51%) AngularJS
6 8 (19.51%) ASP.NET Web API
6 8 (19.51%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 8 (19.51%) Express
6 8 (19.51%) LESS
7 4 (9.76%) Swing
8 3 (7.32%) Java EE
8 3 (7.32%) JSP
8 3 (7.32%) Servlets
8 3 (7.32%) SOAP
8 3 (7.32%) Spring
8 3 (7.32%) Spring MVC
9 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (4.88%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.51%) User Experience
2 4 (9.76%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.88%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.20%) Linux
2 4 (9.76%) Windows
3 3 (7.32%) Windows Server
3 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (39.02%) MVC
2 14 (34.15%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (29.27%) E-Commerce
4 11 (26.83%) Unit Testing
5 10 (24.39%) Web Development
6 8 (19.51%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (19.51%) Project Management
7 4 (9.76%) OO
7 4 (9.76%) OOP
8 3 (7.32%) Budget Control
8 3 (7.32%) ETL
8 3 (7.32%) Regression Testing
8 3 (7.32%) Server Virtualisation
9 2 (4.88%) Analytics
9 2 (4.88%) Business Analysis
9 2 (4.88%) Data Analytics
9 2 (4.88%) Data Visualisation
9 2 (4.88%) Digital Marketing
9 2 (4.88%) Software Engineering
9 2 (4.88%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 17 (41.46%) SQL
2 16 (39.02%) C#
3 14 (34.15%) JavaScript
4 10 (24.39%) VB.NET
5 8 (19.51%) TypeScript
6 6 (14.63%) Java
7 3 (7.32%) T-SQL
8 2 (4.88%) PHP
9 1 (2.44%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (17.07%) Degree
2 2 (4.88%) MCSA
2 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.44%) Check Point Certification
3 1 (2.44%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.44%) MCSE
3 1 (2.44%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.20%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (9.76%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.44%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 1 (2.44%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (39.02%) Microsoft
2 12 (29.27%) Oracle
3 2 (4.88%) SAP
3 2 (4.88%) Tableau
4 1 (2.44%) Atlassian
4 1 (2.44%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.44%) Cisco
4 1 (2.44%) IBM
4 1 (2.44%) Juniper
4 1 (2.44%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (2.44%) Splunk
4 1 (2.44%) Xamarin