Period
to 20 August 2018

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 20 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Essex > Colchester
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 8 12
Rank change year-on-year +5 +4 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 71 77 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Colchester 24.91% 19.74% 17.49%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 58.68% 46.39% 43.24%
Number of salaries quoted 71 66 60
Colchester median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.29% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,625 £33,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £62,625
Essex median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -10.53% +18.75% -

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 121 166 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Colchester 42.46% 42.56% 40.44%
Number of salaries quoted 111 148 144
Colchester median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.53% +35.71% +6.06%
10th Percentile £26,250 £29,775 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £63,750
Essex median annual salary £43,278 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -8.89% +18.75% +2.76%

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 20 August 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Colchester

For the 6 months to 20 August 2018, IT jobs citing SQL Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Colchester region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 43 (60.56%) SQL
2 31 (43.66%) .NET
2 31 (43.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 30 (42.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 30 (42.25%) C#
4 23 (32.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 20 (28.17%) Microsoft Azure
6 19 (26.76%) T-SQL
7 18 (25.35%) Business Intelligence
7 18 (25.35%) MVC
7 18 (25.35%) PowerShell
7 18 (25.35%) NoSQL
8 16 (22.54%) Performance Tuning
8 16 (22.54%) Migration
9 14 (19.72%) Finance
9 14 (19.72%) Data Virtualisation
9 14 (19.72%) HDInsight
9 14 (19.72%) Data Lake
9 14 (19.72%) Azure Data Factory
10 13 (18.31%) ASP.NET
10 13 (18.31%) OO
11 12 (16.90%) CSS
12 11 (15.49%) HTML
12 11 (15.49%) JavaScript
13 10 (14.08%) MySQL
13 10 (14.08%) Windows
13 10 (14.08%) Agile Software Development
14 9 (12.68%) Web Development
14 9 (12.68%) .NET Framework
14 9 (12.68%) Microsoft

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 5 (7.04%) JBoss
1 5 (7.04%) Tomcat
1 5 (7.04%) WebSphere
2 4 (5.63%) WebLogic
2 4 (5.63%) WordPress
3 2 (2.82%) IIS
3 2 (2.82%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.41%) Apache
4 1 (1.41%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (4.23%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 20 (28.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (19.72%) Azure Data Factory
3 2 (2.82%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.04%) Internet
2 2 (2.82%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (43.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 30 (42.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 23 (32.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 18 (25.35%) NoSQL
5 14 (19.72%) Data Lake
5 14 (19.72%) HDInsight
6 10 (14.08%) MySQL
7 5 (7.04%) Oracle Database
7 5 (7.04%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (5.63%) Data Mining
8 4 (5.63%) RDBMS
8 4 (5.63%) Relational Database
8 4 (5.63%) SQL Server 2016
9 3 (4.23%) OLAP
9 3 (4.23%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (2.82%) Amazon RDS
10 2 (2.82%) Azure SQL Database
10 2 (2.82%) Big Data
10 2 (2.82%) Hadoop
10 2 (2.82%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 8 (11.27%) Visual Studio
2 5 (7.04%) Ant
2 5 (7.04%) Gradle
2 5 (7.04%) Maven
3 2 (2.82%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (1.41%) Git (software)
General
1 14 (19.72%) Finance
2 4 (5.63%) Marketing
3 2 (2.82%) Advertising
3 2 (2.82%) Back Office
3 2 (2.82%) Games
Job Titles
1 48 (67.61%) Developer
2 22 (30.99%) DBA
3 20 (28.17%) SQL DBA
4 18 (25.35%) SQL Developer
5 14 (19.72%) SQL Server Developer
6 12 (16.90%) .NET Developer
7 11 (15.49%) Junior
8 10 (14.08%) C# Developer
8 10 (14.08%) SQL Server DBA
9 9 (12.68%) Software Developer
10 8 (11.27%) Administrator
10 8 (11.27%) Database Developer
10 8 (11.27%) Junior Developer
11 7 (9.86%) C# .NET Developer
11 7 (9.86%) Junior Database Developer
11 7 (9.86%) Junior SQL Developer
11 7 (9.86%) Senior DBA
12 6 (8.45%) Junior DBA
12 6 (8.45%) Junior SQL DBA
12 6 (8.45%) SQL Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (43.66%) .NET
2 13 (18.31%) ASP.NET
3 12 (16.90%) CSS
4 11 (15.49%) HTML
5 9 (12.68%) .NET Framework
5 9 (12.68%) Entity Framework
6 6 (8.45%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (7.04%) JMS
7 5 (7.04%) Swing
7 5 (7.04%) WPF
8 4 (5.63%) Ajax
8 4 (5.63%) CakePHP
8 4 (5.63%) Hibernate
8 4 (5.63%) Web Services
9 3 (4.23%) jQuery
9 3 (4.23%) SOAP
10 2 (2.82%) HTML5
10 2 (2.82%) Java EE
10 2 (2.82%) JSON
10 2 (2.82%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.86%) Computer Science
2 4 (5.63%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.82%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.82%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.41%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 10 (14.08%) Windows
2 6 (8.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (25.35%) Business Intelligence
1 18 (25.35%) MVC
2 16 (22.54%) Migration
2 16 (22.54%) Performance Tuning
3 14 (19.72%) Data Virtualisation
4 13 (18.31%) OO
5 10 (14.08%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (12.68%) Web Development
7 7 (9.86%) E-Commerce
8 6 (8.45%) Problem-Solving
8 6 (8.45%) SDLC
9 5 (7.04%) OOP
10 4 (5.63%) ETL
11 3 (4.23%) Creative Thinking
11 3 (4.23%) Data Modelling
11 3 (4.23%) Front End Development
11 3 (4.23%) Scrum
12 2 (2.82%) Analytics
12 2 (2.82%) Creative Problem-Solving
12 2 (2.82%) Data Science
Programming Languages
1 43 (60.56%) SQL
2 30 (42.25%) C#
3 19 (26.76%) T-SQL
4 18 (25.35%) PowerShell
5 11 (15.49%) JavaScript
6 8 (11.27%) PHP
7 7 (9.86%) Java
8 4 (5.63%) PL/SQL
9 3 (4.23%) VB.NET
10 2 (2.82%) Perl
10 2 (2.82%) TypeScript
10 2 (2.82%) VB
11 1 (1.41%) Delphi
11 1 (1.41%) Ruby
11 1 (1.41%) XAML
Qualifications
1 8 (11.27%) Degree
2 4 (5.63%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (2.82%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (2.82%) MCSA
3 2 (2.82%) MCSE
3 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.82%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (4.23%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.82%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (1.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 9 (12.68%) Microsoft
2 7 (9.86%) Oracle
3 2 (2.82%) Citrix
4 1 (1.41%) Google
4 1 (1.41%) Xamarin