Period
to 24 May 2019

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 24 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Essex > Colchester
6 months to
24 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 10 3 14
Rank change year-on-year -7 +11 -9
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 29 119 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Colchester 16.20% 29.90% 18.78%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 59.18% 56.67% 43.24%
Number of salaries quoted 24 121 73
Colchester median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% +28.57%
10th Percentile £29,250 £32,500 £29,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £65,000 £62,000
Essex median annual salary £41,750 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -7.22% -5.26% +11.76%

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 49 210 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Colchester 27.37% 52.76% 43.43%
Number of salaries quoted 42 184 171
Colchester median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% - +41.84%
10th Percentile £32,050 £27,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £79,275 £68,750
Essex median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.56% -5.26% +11.76%

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 24 May 2019.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Colchester

For the 6 months to 24 May 2019, 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 20 (68.97%) JavaScript
1 20 (68.97%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (65.52%) SQL
3 18 (62.07%) MVC
4 17 (58.62%) HTML
4 17 (58.62%) CSS
5 15 (51.72%) Windows
6 13 (44.83%) .NET
6 13 (44.83%) ASP.NET
7 12 (41.38%) C#
7 12 (41.38%) Linux
8 11 (37.93%) REST
9 10 (34.48%) jQuery
9 10 (34.48%) MySQL
10 9 (31.03%) Workflow
10 9 (31.03%) Scrum
10 9 (31.03%) Oracle
10 9 (31.03%) IIS
10 9 (31.03%) Visual Studio
10 9 (31.03%) Java
10 9 (31.03%) SharePoint
10 9 (31.03%) SDLC
11 8 (27.59%) Apache Geronimo
11 8 (27.59%) JMS
11 8 (27.59%) JBoss
11 8 (27.59%) Apache
11 8 (27.59%) Swing
11 8 (27.59%) Tomcat
11 8 (27.59%) JSP
11 8 (27.59%) Servlets

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 9 (31.03%) IIS
1 9 (31.03%) SharePoint
2 8 (27.59%) Apache
2 8 (27.59%) Apache Geronimo
2 8 (27.59%) GlassFish
2 8 (27.59%) JBoss
2 8 (27.59%) Tomcat
2 8 (27.59%) WebSphere
3 7 (24.14%) Apache Spark
4 6 (20.69%) Apache Pig
5 1 (3.45%) NetWeaver
5 1 (3.45%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (24.14%) Weka
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (34.48%) MySQL
2 8 (27.59%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (27.59%) RDBMS
2 8 (27.59%) Relational Database
3 7 (24.14%) Apache Hive
3 7 (24.14%) Big Data
3 7 (24.14%) CouchDB
3 7 (24.14%) Hadoop
3 7 (24.14%) Mahout
3 7 (24.14%) MongoDB
3 7 (24.14%) Neo4j
3 7 (24.14%) NoSQL
3 7 (24.14%) Sqoop
4 4 (13.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
6 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 9 (31.03%) Visual Studio
2 8 (27.59%) Ant
2 8 (27.59%) Gradle
2 8 (27.59%) Maven
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 3 (10.34%) Retail
2 1 (3.45%) Automotive
2 1 (3.45%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 23 (79.31%) Developer
2 10 (34.48%) .NET Developer
3 8 (27.59%) Java Developer
3 8 (27.59%) Lead Developer
3 8 (27.59%) Lead Java Developer
4 6 (20.69%) Agile Developer
4 6 (20.69%) Agile Java Developer
4 6 (20.69%) Java Swing Developer
5 4 (13.79%) DBA
5 4 (13.79%) SQL DBA
5 4 (13.79%) SQL Developer
6 3 (10.34%) .NET Software Developer
6 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 3 (10.34%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (10.34%) C# Developer
6 3 (10.34%) C# Software Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Junior
6 3 (10.34%) Senior Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Software Developer
6 3 (10.34%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (58.62%) CSS
1 17 (58.62%) HTML
2 13 (44.83%) .NET
2 13 (44.83%) ASP.NET
3 11 (37.93%) REST
4 10 (34.48%) jQuery
5 8 (27.59%) EJB
5 8 (27.59%) FreeMarker
5 8 (27.59%) Hibernate
5 8 (27.59%) Java EE
5 8 (27.59%) JMS
5 8 (27.59%) JPA
5 8 (27.59%) JSP
5 8 (27.59%) Servlets
5 8 (27.59%) SOAP
5 8 (27.59%) Spring
5 8 (27.59%) Spring MVC
5 8 (27.59%) Swing
5 8 (27.59%) TopLink
5 8 (27.59%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.45%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 15 (51.72%) Windows
2 12 (41.38%) Linux
3 2 (6.90%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (68.97%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (62.07%) MVC
3 9 (31.03%) Scrum
3 9 (31.03%) SDLC
3 9 (31.03%) Workflow
4 8 (27.59%) Analytics
5 7 (24.14%) OOP
6 4 (13.79%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (10.34%) Coaching
7 3 (10.34%) ERP
7 3 (10.34%) Mentoring
7 3 (10.34%) TDD
8 2 (6.90%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (6.90%) Computer Science
8 2 (6.90%) E-Commerce
8 2 (6.90%) High Availability
8 2 (6.90%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (6.90%) Scrum-ban
8 2 (6.90%) Web Development
9 1 (3.45%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 20 (68.97%) JavaScript
2 19 (65.52%) SQL
3 12 (41.38%) C#
4 9 (31.03%) Java
5 7 (24.14%) PL/SQL
5 7 (24.14%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.45%) ABAP
6 1 (3.45%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.45%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 7 (24.14%) HDFS
2 2 (6.90%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 9 (31.03%) Oracle
2 7 (24.14%) Alteryx
2 7 (24.14%) Tableau
3 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
4 3 (10.34%) Xamarin
5 1 (3.45%) IBM
5 1 (3.45%) Netezza
5 1 (3.45%) SAP