Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Essex > Colchester
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 5 8 20
Rank change year-on-year +3 +12 -15
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 48 48 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Colchester 21.24% 16.90% 11.24%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 55.17% 44.86% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 32 37 35
Colchester median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £26,525 £27,250 £33,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £40,000
Essex median annual salary £41,000 £45,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year -8.89% +11.11% +1.25%

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 87 107 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Colchester 38.50% 37.68% 33.71%
Number of salaries quoted 66 90 113
Colchester median annual salary £38,750 £50,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.50% +42.86% -
10th Percentile £25,125 £29,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £63,750
Essex median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £42,250
% change year-on-year -10.53% +12.43% +5.63%

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 17 October 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Colchester

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 31 (64.58%) .NET
2 30 (62.50%) C#
3 20 (41.67%) CSS
4 19 (39.58%) HTML
5 17 (35.42%) JavaScript
5 17 (35.42%) MVC
6 16 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 16 (33.33%) MySQL
6 16 (33.33%) Web Development
7 15 (31.25%) SQL
8 14 (29.17%) E-Commerce
9 13 (27.08%) Degree
9 13 (27.08%) Computer Science
9 13 (27.08%) Oracle
9 13 (27.08%) Windows
10 11 (22.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 11 (22.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 10 (20.83%) Mathematics
11 10 (20.83%) OO
11 10 (20.83%) LESS
11 10 (20.83%) TypeScript
11 10 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
11 10 (20.83%) Creative Problem-Solving
11 10 (20.83%) Self-Motivation
11 10 (20.83%) Problem-Solving
12 9 (18.75%) Entity Framework
12 9 (18.75%) PHP
12 9 (18.75%) .NET Framework
13 7 (14.58%) Agile Software Development
13 7 (14.58%) ASP.NET

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 4 (8.33%) WordPress
2 3 (6.25%) JBoss
2 3 (6.25%) Tomcat
2 3 (6.25%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.08%) Apache
3 1 (2.08%) Apache Geronimo
3 1 (2.08%) Apache Spark
3 1 (2.08%) GlassFish
3 1 (2.08%) IIS
3 1 (2.08%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.08%) Weka
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Magento
1 1 (2.08%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.17%) GitHub
3 1 (2.08%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.42%) Internet
2 2 (4.17%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (33.33%) MySQL
2 11 (22.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 11 (22.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (8.33%) NoSQL
3 4 (8.33%) RDBMS
3 4 (8.33%) Relational Database
4 3 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (6.25%) SQL Server 2016
4 3 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (4.17%) Amazon Aurora
5 2 (4.17%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (4.17%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (4.17%) Oracle Database
5 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (2.08%) Apache Hive
6 1 (2.08%) Big Data
6 1 (2.08%) Mahout
6 1 (2.08%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.08%) Neo4j
6 1 (2.08%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 4 (8.33%) Visual Studio
2 3 (6.25%) Ant
2 3 (6.25%) Gradle
2 3 (6.25%) Maven
3 1 (2.08%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (12.50%) Finance
2 2 (4.17%) Games
2 2 (4.17%) Marketing
3 1 (2.08%) Back Office
3 1 (2.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 46 (95.83%) Developer
2 14 (29.17%) SQL Developer
3 12 (25.00%) SQL Server Developer
4 10 (20.83%) Graduate
4 10 (20.83%) Graduate Developer
4 10 (20.83%) Graduate Web Developer
4 10 (20.83%) Trainee
4 10 (20.83%) Trainee Developer
4 10 (20.83%) Trainee Web Developer
4 10 (20.83%) Web Developer
5 9 (18.75%) C# Developer
6 7 (14.58%) .NET Developer
7 6 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
7 6 (12.50%) Junior
7 6 (12.50%) Software Developer
8 5 (10.42%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 5 (10.42%) Database Developer
8 5 (10.42%) Junior Developer
8 5 (10.42%) PHP Developer
9 4 (8.33%) Junior Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (64.58%) .NET
2 20 (41.67%) CSS
3 19 (39.58%) HTML
4 10 (20.83%) LESS
5 9 (18.75%) .NET Framework
5 9 (18.75%) Entity Framework
6 7 (14.58%) ASP.NET
7 6 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (10.42%) jQuery
9 4 (8.33%) CakePHP
10 3 (6.25%) Ajax
10 3 (6.25%) JMS
10 3 (6.25%) Node.js
10 3 (6.25%) Swing
10 3 (6.25%) Web Services
10 3 (6.25%) WPF
11 2 (4.17%) AngularJS
11 2 (4.17%) HTML5
11 2 (4.17%) REST
11 2 (4.17%) Underscore.js
Miscellaneous
1 13 (27.08%) Computer Science
2 10 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (20.83%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 13 (27.08%) Windows
2 6 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (35.42%) MVC
2 16 (33.33%) Web Development
3 14 (29.17%) E-Commerce
4 10 (20.83%) Creative Problem-Solving
4 10 (20.83%) Mathematics
4 10 (20.83%) OO
4 10 (20.83%) Problem-Solving
5 7 (14.58%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (10.42%) Front End Development
7 3 (6.25%) SDLC
8 2 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (4.17%) ETL
8 2 (4.17%) OOP
8 2 (4.17%) Regression Testing
8 2 (4.17%) Software Testing
9 1 (2.08%) Data Modelling
9 1 (2.08%) Migration
9 1 (2.08%) Scrum
9 1 (2.08%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 30 (62.50%) C#
2 17 (35.42%) JavaScript
3 15 (31.25%) SQL
4 10 (20.83%) TypeScript
5 9 (18.75%) PHP
6 5 (10.42%) Java
7 2 (4.17%) Perl
7 2 (4.17%) PL/SQL
7 2 (4.17%) T-SQL
7 2 (4.17%) VB
7 2 (4.17%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.08%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.08%) Ruby
8 1 (2.08%) XAML
Qualifications
1 13 (27.08%) Degree
2 1 (2.08%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.08%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.08%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 16 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 13 (27.08%) Oracle
3 1 (2.08%) Alteryx
3 1 (2.08%) Google
3 1 (2.08%) Sage
3 1 (2.08%) Tableau