Period
to 14 December 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 14 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Essex > Colchester
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 6 5 28
Rank change year-on-year -1 +23 -23
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 44 52 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Colchester 24.58% 19.77% 8.39%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 61.11% 44.07% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 29 38 22
Colchester median annual salary £36,000 £46,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.16% +32.14% -
10th Percentile £29,250 £23,500 £33,200
90th Percentile £76,500 £67,250 £49,500
Essex median annual salary £40,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -4.71% - +6.25%

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 72 118 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Colchester 40.22% 44.87% 33.54%
Number of salaries quoted 52 94 100
Colchester median annual salary £35,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -29.00% - +42.86%
10th Percentile £27,625 £26,625 £27,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £65,000 £68,750
Essex median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% - +12.50%

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 14 December 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Colchester

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 27 (61.36%) C#
1 27 (61.36%) HTML
1 27 (61.36%) JavaScript
1 27 (61.36%) .NET
1 27 (61.36%) CSS
2 22 (50.00%) MySQL
3 21 (47.73%) Oracle
3 21 (47.73%) MVC
4 20 (45.45%) E-Commerce
5 19 (43.18%) Windows
5 19 (43.18%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (43.18%) Degree
5 19 (43.18%) Computer Science
6 17 (38.64%) Microsoft
7 14 (31.82%) SQL
8 12 (27.27%) Linux
8 12 (27.27%) Web Services
9 11 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
9 11 (25.00%) Spring
9 11 (25.00%) Maven
9 11 (25.00%) RDBMS
9 11 (25.00%) JBoss
9 11 (25.00%) JMS
9 11 (25.00%) Swing
9 11 (25.00%) Tomcat
9 11 (25.00%) JSP
9 11 (25.00%) Servlets
9 11 (25.00%) SOAP
9 11 (25.00%) Ant
9 11 (25.00%) Java

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 11 (25.00%) JBoss
1 11 (25.00%) Tomcat
1 11 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 10 (22.73%) Apache
2 10 (22.73%) Apache Geronimo
2 10 (22.73%) Apache Spark
2 10 (22.73%) GlassFish
3 6 (13.64%) IIS
4 5 (11.36%) SharePoint
5 2 (4.55%) Apache Pig
6 1 (2.27%) WordPress
Applications
1 10 (22.73%) Weka
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Magento
1 1 (2.27%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.55%) GitHub
1 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.27%) Internet
1 1 (2.27%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (50.00%) MySQL
2 11 (25.00%) NoSQL
2 11 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
2 11 (25.00%) RDBMS
2 11 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 10 (22.73%) Apache Hive
3 10 (22.73%) Big Data
3 10 (22.73%) CouchDB
3 10 (22.73%) Hadoop
3 10 (22.73%) Mahout
3 10 (22.73%) MongoDB
3 10 (22.73%) Neo4j
3 10 (22.73%) Sqoop
4 5 (11.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (11.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (6.82%) SQL Server 2016
6 2 (4.55%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 11 (25.00%) Ant
1 11 (25.00%) Gradle
1 11 (25.00%) Maven
2 8 (18.18%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.27%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (4.55%) Finance
2 1 (2.27%) Back Office
2 1 (2.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 41 (93.18%) Developer
2 12 (27.27%) Lead Developer
3 11 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 11 (25.00%) Lead Java Developer
4 10 (22.73%) .NET Developer
4 10 (22.73%) Graduate
4 10 (22.73%) Graduate Developer
4 10 (22.73%) Graduate Web Developer
4 10 (22.73%) Trainee
4 10 (22.73%) Trainee Developer
4 10 (22.73%) Trainee Web Developer
4 10 (22.73%) Web Developer
5 6 (13.64%) C# Developer
6 5 (11.36%) Software Developer
7 4 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (6.82%) .NET Software Developer
8 3 (6.82%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 3 (6.82%) C# Software Developer
8 3 (6.82%) SQL DBA
8 3 (6.82%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (61.36%) .NET
1 27 (61.36%) CSS
1 27 (61.36%) HTML
2 12 (27.27%) Web Services
3 11 (25.00%) Java EE
3 11 (25.00%) JMS
3 11 (25.00%) JSP
3 11 (25.00%) REST
3 11 (25.00%) Servlets
3 11 (25.00%) SOAP
3 11 (25.00%) Spring
3 11 (25.00%) Spring MVC
3 11 (25.00%) Swing
4 10 (22.73%) Ajax
4 10 (22.73%) ASP.NET
4 10 (22.73%) FreeMarker
4 10 (22.73%) Hibernate
4 10 (22.73%) JPA
4 10 (22.73%) LESS
4 10 (22.73%) TopLink
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
1 10 (22.73%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 19 (43.18%) Windows
2 12 (27.27%) Linux
3 1 (2.27%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (47.73%) MVC
2 20 (45.45%) E-Commerce
3 19 (43.18%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (43.18%) Computer Science
4 11 (25.00%) Web Development
5 10 (22.73%) Analytics
5 10 (22.73%) Creative Problem-Solving
5 10 (22.73%) Mathematics
5 10 (22.73%) Problem-Solving
6 8 (18.18%) Scrum-ban
7 6 (13.64%) Scrum
8 5 (11.36%) Front End Development
8 5 (11.36%) SDLC
8 5 (11.36%) Workflow
9 4 (9.09%) OO
10 3 (6.82%) OOP
11 2 (4.55%) Regression Testing
11 2 (4.55%) Software Testing
12 1 (2.27%) Software Engineering
12 1 (2.27%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 27 (61.36%) C#
1 27 (61.36%) JavaScript
2 14 (31.82%) SQL
3 11 (25.00%) Java
4 10 (22.73%) PL/SQL
4 10 (22.73%) T-SQL
4 10 (22.73%) TypeScript
5 3 (6.82%) PHP
6 2 (4.55%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.27%) Ruby
7 1 (2.27%) XAML
Qualifications
1 19 (43.18%) Degree
System Software
1 10 (22.73%) HDFS
Vendors
1 21 (47.73%) Oracle
2 17 (38.64%) Microsoft
3 10 (22.73%) Alteryx
3 10 (22.73%) Tableau
4 1 (2.27%) Sage