Period
to 27 May 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 27 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Essex > Colchester
6 months to
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 13 5
Rank change year-on-year +10 -8 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 121 79 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Colchester 30.02% 18.68% 24.19%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 56.81% 43.17% 52.53%
Number of salaries quoted 123 72 93
Colchester median annual salary £50,000 £43,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% +25.00% +22.81%
10th Percentile £28,000 £29,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,875 £63,750
Essex median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76% +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 213 183 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Colchester 52.85% 43.26% 46.05%
Number of salaries quoted 187 169 187
Colchester median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +40.85% +24.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £32,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £79,050 £68,750 £63,750
Essex median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76% +6.25%

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 27 May 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Colchester

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 77 (63.64%) SQL
2 63 (52.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 61 (50.41%) T-SQL
3 61 (50.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 59 (48.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 55 (45.45%) Business Intelligence
6 53 (43.80%) NoSQL
7 46 (38.02%) PowerShell
8 44 (36.36%) Performance Tuning
9 41 (33.88%) Microsoft Azure
10 40 (33.06%) Migration
11 36 (29.75%) Data Virtualisation
11 36 (29.75%) HDInsight
11 36 (29.75%) Data Lake
11 36 (29.75%) Azure Data Factory
12 32 (26.45%) Finance
13 29 (23.97%) .NET
14 28 (23.14%) C#
14 28 (23.14%) Agile Software Development
15 23 (19.01%) MVC
16 21 (17.36%) ASP.NET
17 18 (14.88%) Windows
18 17 (14.05%) JavaScript
18 17 (14.05%) Oracle
18 17 (14.05%) Relational Database
19 16 (13.22%) Hadoop
19 16 (13.22%) OO
20 15 (12.40%) Data Warehouse
20 15 (12.40%) MySQL
20 15 (12.40%) 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 13 (10.74%) JBoss
1 13 (10.74%) WebSphere
2 12 (9.92%) Tomcat
3 8 (6.61%) WebLogic
4 6 (4.96%) Apache
4 6 (4.96%) IIS
5 5 (4.13%) Apache Geronimo
5 5 (4.13%) Apache Pig
5 5 (4.13%) Apache Spark
5 5 (4.13%) GlassFish
5 5 (4.13%) SharePoint
6 4 (3.31%) WordPress
7 1 (0.83%) Confluence
7 1 (0.83%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (4.13%) Weka
2 4 (3.31%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 41 (33.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 36 (29.75%) Azure Data Factory
3 1 (0.83%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (52.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 61 (50.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 59 (48.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 53 (43.80%) NoSQL
5 36 (29.75%) Data Lake
5 36 (29.75%) HDInsight
6 17 (14.05%) Relational Database
7 16 (13.22%) Hadoop
8 15 (12.40%) Data Warehouse
8 15 (12.40%) MySQL
9 14 (11.57%) Big Data
9 14 (11.57%) SQL Server 2016
10 12 (9.92%) PostgreSQL
11 11 (9.09%) Oracle Database
12 8 (6.61%) RDBMS
13 7 (5.79%) Data Mining
13 7 (5.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 7 (5.79%) Semantic Layer
13 7 (5.79%) SQL Server 2014
14 6 (4.96%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (7.44%) Ant
1 9 (7.44%) Gradle
1 9 (7.44%) Maven
1 9 (7.44%) Visual Studio
2 8 (6.61%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.48%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.83%) FishEye
4 1 (0.83%) JIRA
4 1 (0.83%) ReSharper
General
1 32 (26.45%) Finance
2 12 (9.92%) Automotive
3 10 (8.26%) Marketing
4 7 (5.79%) Publishing
5 3 (2.48%) Advertising
6 1 (0.83%) Back Office
6 1 (0.83%) Games
6 1 (0.83%) Legal
Job Titles
1 62 (51.24%) Developer
2 51 (42.15%) DBA
3 43 (35.54%) SQL DBA
4 28 (23.14%) Senior DBA
5 27 (22.31%) Administrator
6 21 (17.36%) SQL Developer
6 21 (17.36%) SQL Server DBA
7 20 (16.53%) .NET Developer
7 20 (16.53%) Senior SQL DBA
8 15 (12.40%) SQL Server Developer
9 13 (10.74%) Java Developer
10 11 (9.09%) Analyst
10 11 (9.09%) Junior
11 10 (8.26%) Database Developer
12 9 (7.44%) .NET Software Developer
12 9 (7.44%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 8 (6.61%) Junior Database Developer
13 8 (6.61%) Junior Developer
13 8 (6.61%) SQL BI Developer
14 7 (5.79%) Senior SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (23.97%) .NET
2 21 (17.36%) ASP.NET
3 15 (12.40%) CSS
4 13 (10.74%) HTML
4 13 (10.74%) Swing
5 12 (9.92%) Hibernate
5 12 (9.92%) JMS
6 11 (9.09%) WPF
7 10 (8.26%) Ajax
7 10 (8.26%) Web Services
8 9 (7.44%) .NET Framework
8 9 (7.44%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (7.44%) Entity Framework
8 9 (7.44%) SOAP
9 8 (6.61%) ASP.NET Web API
9 8 (6.61%) Java EE
9 8 (6.61%) JSP
9 8 (6.61%) Node.js
9 8 (6.61%) REST
9 8 (6.61%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.57%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (10.74%) Computer Science
3 7 (5.79%) Fintech
4 4 (3.31%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (1.65%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 18 (14.88%) Windows
2 11 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (45.45%) Business Intelligence
2 44 (36.36%) Performance Tuning
3 40 (33.06%) Migration
4 36 (29.75%) Data Virtualisation
5 28 (23.14%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (19.01%) MVC
7 16 (13.22%) OO
8 14 (11.57%) Analytics
9 13 (10.74%) E-Commerce
9 13 (10.74%) OOP
10 10 (8.26%) SDLC
11 9 (7.44%) Visualisation
12 8 (6.61%) Creative Thinking
12 8 (6.61%) Data Management
12 8 (6.61%) Problem-Solving
12 8 (6.61%) TDD
13 7 (5.79%) Asset Management
13 7 (5.79%) BDD
13 7 (5.79%) Data Architecture
13 7 (5.79%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 77 (63.64%) SQL
2 61 (50.41%) T-SQL
3 46 (38.02%) PowerShell
4 28 (23.14%) C#
5 17 (14.05%) JavaScript
6 15 (12.40%) Java
7 13 (10.74%) PL/SQL
8 7 (5.79%) PHP
8 7 (5.79%) Ruby
9 4 (3.31%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.65%) Perl
10 2 (1.65%) VB
11 1 (0.83%) Delphi
11 1 (0.83%) Python
11 1 (0.83%) XAML
Qualifications
1 14 (11.57%) Degree
2 7 (5.79%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.65%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (1.65%) MCSA
3 2 (1.65%) MCSE
3 2 (1.65%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.65%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (4.13%) HDFS
2 3 (2.48%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.65%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (1.65%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 17 (14.05%) Oracle
2 13 (10.74%) Tableau
3 6 (4.96%) Microsoft
4 5 (4.13%) Alteryx
5 3 (2.48%) Xamarin
6 2 (1.65%) Citrix
7 1 (0.83%) Atlassian