Period
to 22 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for SQL Server 2016 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQL Server 2016 over the 6 months to 22 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2016
England > East of England
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 116 349 383
Rank change year-on-year +233 +34 -
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2016 341 23 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.73% 0.18% 0.020%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.62% 0.65% 0.074%
Number of salaries quoted 335 20 3
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +20.00% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £34,750 £30,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £61,250 £38,750
England median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% -10.00% -

SQL Server 2016 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 the East of England with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 3,546 3,524 4,062
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 28.40% 27.85% 27.17%
Number of salaries quoted 2,976 2,913 3,416
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £30,500 £29,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £66,250 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

SQL Server 2016
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing SQL Server 2016 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2016 in the East of England

SQL Server 2016
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2016 in the East of England.

Salary trend for SQL Server 2016 in the East of England

SQL Server 2016
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2016 in the East of England over the 6 months to 22 February 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL Server 2016 in the East of England

SQL Server 2016
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2016 within the East of England region over the 6 months to 22 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +115 161 £45,000 -14.29% 7
Cambridgeshire - 84 £45,000 - 6
Essex +77 69 £40,000 - 10
Norfolk - 15 £40,000 - 1
Suffolk +16 7 £35,000 +16.67%
Bedfordshire +39 5 £55,000 +37.50% 2
SQL Server 2016
England

For the 6 months to 22 February 2018, IT jobs citing SQL Server 2016 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 East of England region with a requirement for SQL Server 2016.

1 341 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 294 (86.22%) .NET
3 279 (81.82%) C#
4 262 (76.83%) ASP.NET
4 262 (76.83%) MVC
4 262 (76.83%) ASP.NET MVC
5 259 (75.95%) Web Application Development
5 259 (75.95%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 252 (73.90%) Agile Software Development
7 247 (72.43%) TDD
8 219 (64.22%) ASP.NET Web API
8 219 (64.22%) RESTful
9 186 (54.55%) BDD
9 186 (54.55%) Node.js
10 174 (51.03%) Ruby
11 151 (44.28%) WCF
12 142 (41.64%) Git (software)
13 139 (40.76%) NoSQL
14 129 (37.83%) AngularJS
15 127 (37.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 111 (32.55%) KnockoutJS
17 92 (26.98%) Business Intelligence
18 88 (25.81%) OO
19 86 (25.22%) Microsoft
20 81 (23.75%) .NET Framework
21 77 (22.58%) Microsoft Azure
22 71 (20.82%) Dependency Injection
23 64 (18.77%) Entity Framework
24 63 (18.48%) MongoDB
25 62 (18.18%) Code First Entity Framework

SQL Server 2016
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 35 (10.26%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (1.17%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (1.17%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 77 (22.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (3.52%) Google Play
3 3 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.59%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (6.74%) Firewall
2 19 (5.57%) DNS
3 14 (4.11%) Internet
4 7 (2.05%) Broadband
5 6 (1.76%) TCP/IP
6 4 (1.17%) MPLS
6 4 (1.17%) VLAN
7 2 (0.59%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 341 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 139 (40.76%) NoSQL
3 63 (18.48%) MongoDB
4 49 (14.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 45 (13.20%) SQL Server 2014
6 44 (12.90%) Data Warehouse
6 44 (12.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 33 (9.68%) SQL Server 2012
8 31 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 28 (8.21%) RavenDB
10 22 (6.45%) Power BI
11 20 (5.87%) MS Access
12 19 (5.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 17 (4.99%) SAP Data Services
14 12 (3.52%) SAP BW
15 4 (1.17%) Relational Database
15 4 (1.17%) SQL Server 2008
16 2 (0.59%) DTS
17 1 (0.29%) MySQL
17 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 7
Development Applications
1 142 (41.64%) Git (software)
2 38 (11.14%) TeamCity
3 20 (5.87%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (3.23%) MSTest
4 11 (3.23%) NUnit
5 7 (2.05%) Moq
5 7 (2.05%) Rhino Mocks
6 3 (0.88%) Bitbucket
6 3 (0.88%) Octopus Deploy
6 3 (0.88%) ReSharper
General
1 31 (9.09%) Finance
1 31 (9.09%) Marketing
2 25 (7.33%) Music Industry
3 21 (6.16%) Advertising
4 18 (5.28%) Games
5 7 (2.05%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 308 (90.32%) Developer
2 271 (79.47%) .NET Developer
3 51 (14.96%) .NET Software Developer
4 35 (10.26%) Messaging Developer
5 29 (8.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 19 (5.57%) DBA
6 19 (5.57%) SQL DBA
7 16 (4.69%) SQL Developer
7 16 (4.69%) SQL Server DBA
8 13 (3.81%) SQL Server Developer
9 12 (3.52%) Digital Developer
10 11 (3.23%) Data Warehouse Developer
11 9 (2.64%) C# .NET Developer
11 9 (2.64%) C# Developer
12 8 (2.35%) Microsoft BI Developer
12 8 (2.35%) SQL BI Developer
12 8 (2.35%) SQL Server BI Developer
12 8 (2.35%) SQL Server Data Warehouse Developer
13 7 (2.05%) Internet Developer
13 7 (2.05%) Telecoms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 294 (86.22%) .NET
2 262 (76.83%) ASP.NET
2 262 (76.83%) ASP.NET MVC
3 259 (75.95%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 219 (64.22%) ASP.NET Web API
4 219 (64.22%) RESTful
5 186 (54.55%) Node.js
6 151 (44.28%) WCF
7 129 (37.83%) AngularJS
8 127 (37.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 111 (32.55%) KnockoutJS
10 81 (23.75%) .NET Framework
11 64 (18.77%) Entity Framework
12 62 (18.18%) Code First Entity Framework
13 56 (16.42%) WPF
14 35 (10.26%) MSMQ
14 35 (10.26%) RabbitMQ
15 28 (8.21%) CSS
15 28 (8.21%) CSS3
15 28 (8.21%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 33 (9.68%) Greenfield Project
2 23 (6.74%) Fintech
3 22 (6.45%) Social Network
4 17 (4.99%) Replication
5 15 (4.40%) Clustering
5 15 (4.40%) Tandem
6 12 (3.52%) iPhone
6 12 (3.52%) Mobile App
7 11 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (2.05%) Computer Science
9 4 (1.17%) Data Centre
9 4 (1.17%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.17%) Reference Data
10 2 (0.59%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.29%) Digital TV
Operating Systems
1 21 (6.16%) Windows
2 12 (3.52%) Android
3 7 (2.05%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (1.17%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.59%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 262 (76.83%) MVC
2 259 (75.95%) Web Application Development
3 252 (73.90%) Agile Software Development
4 247 (72.43%) TDD
5 186 (54.55%) BDD
6 92 (26.98%) Business Intelligence
7 88 (25.81%) OO
8 71 (20.82%) Dependency Injection
9 54 (15.84%) Scrum
10 47 (13.78%) Kanban
11 39 (11.44%) Performance Tuning
12 35 (10.26%) Multithreading
13 26 (7.62%) High Availability
13 26 (7.62%) Unit Testing
14 24 (7.04%) Continuous Integration
14 24 (7.04%) Database Tuning
15 23 (6.74%) Asset Management
15 23 (6.74%) ETL
15 23 (6.74%) Wealth Management
16 20 (5.87%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 279 (81.82%) C#
2 174 (51.03%) Ruby
3 59 (17.30%) SQL
4 54 (15.84%) T-SQL
5 35 (10.26%) F#
6 33 (9.68%) JavaScript
7 22 (6.45%) PowerShell
8 20 (5.87%) VBA
9 5 (1.47%) PL/SQL
10 4 (1.17%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (2.05%) Degree
2 5 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (1.17%) MCSE
3 4 (1.17%) SC Cleared
3 4 (1.17%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.29%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.29%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.17%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (1.17%) Hyper-V
1 4 (1.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 35 (10.26%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 35 (10.26%) Kibana
1 35 (10.26%) WSUS
2 2 (0.59%) SCCM
Vendors
1 86 (25.22%) Microsoft
2 25 (7.33%) Facebook
3 20 (5.87%) Cognos
3 20 (5.87%) IBM
4 14 (4.11%) SAP
5 12 (3.52%) Google
6 7 (2.05%) Dell
7 5 (1.47%) Oracle
8 4 (1.17%) Twitter
8 4 (1.17%) VMware
9 3 (0.88%) Cisco
9 3 (0.88%) HP
9 3 (0.88%) New Relic