Period
to 22 May 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 May 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 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 128 272 383
Rank change year-on-year +144 +111 -
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2016 305 86 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.47% 0.71% 0.014%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.58% 2.48% 0.052%
Number of salaries quoted 295 83 3
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £30,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £58,750 £38,750
England median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.56% -5.26% -

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 3,553 3,469 3,879
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 28.72% 28.72% 27.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2,920 2,914 3,245
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £44,148 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.59% -0.79% +4.71%
10th Percentile £30,750 £28,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £63,675 £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 May 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 May 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 +78 133 £47,500 -9.52% 5
Cambridgeshire +45 75 £45,000 - 5
Essex +68 69 £40,000 - 4
Bedfordshire +13 13 £55,000 +37.50% 3
Norfolk +23 11 £40,000 +6.67% 2
Suffolk +8 4 £35,000 -12.50% 2
SQL Server 2016
England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 305 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 257 (84.26%) .NET
3 252 (82.62%) C#
4 233 (76.39%) Agile Software Development
5 224 (73.44%) ASP.NET
5 224 (73.44%) MVC
5 224 (73.44%) ASP.NET MVC
6 219 (71.80%) Web Application Development
7 217 (71.15%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 207 (67.87%) TDD
9 177 (58.03%) ASP.NET Web API
10 175 (57.38%) RESTful
11 151 (49.51%) BDD
12 129 (42.30%) Node.js
13 126 (41.31%) Ruby
14 104 (34.10%) AngularJS
15 103 (33.77%) WCF
16 102 (33.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 99 (32.46%) Git (software)
17 99 (32.46%) Scrum
18 96 (31.48%) NoSQL
19 90 (29.51%) Dependency Injection
20 88 (28.85%) Microsoft Azure
21 78 (25.57%) .NET Framework
22 76 (24.92%) Business Intelligence
23 69 (22.62%) MongoDB
24 66 (21.64%) KnockoutJS
25 62 (20.33%) OO
25 62 (20.33%) WPF
26 60 (19.67%) Microsoft

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 30 (9.84%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (1.64%) MS Exchange
3 4 (1.31%) Apache
3 4 (1.31%) JBoss
3 4 (1.31%) Tomcat
3 4 (1.31%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 88 (28.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (2.62%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.98%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.26%) Internet
2 9 (2.95%) Firewall
3 6 (1.97%) Broadband
4 5 (1.64%) MPLS
4 5 (1.64%) TCP/IP
4 5 (1.64%) VLAN
5 4 (1.31%) DNS
6 1 (0.33%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 305 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 96 (31.48%) NoSQL
3 69 (22.62%) MongoDB
4 39 (12.79%) RavenDB
4 39 (12.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 37 (12.13%) Data Warehouse
5 37 (12.13%) SQL Server 2014
5 37 (12.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 32 (10.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 21 (6.89%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 20 (6.56%) SQL Server 2012
9 10 (3.28%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (2.62%) Power BI
11 7 (2.30%) MS Access
12 5 (1.64%) SAP Data Services
13 4 (1.31%) Oracle Database
13 4 (1.31%) Oracle Database 12c
13 4 (1.31%) SAP BW
14 3 (0.98%) Relational Database
15 1 (0.33%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 99 (32.46%) Git (software)
2 33 (10.82%) TeamCity
3 12 (3.93%) MSTest
3 12 (3.93%) NUnit
4 7 (2.30%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (1.97%) Moq
5 6 (1.97%) Rhino Mocks
6 4 (1.31%) Gatling
6 4 (1.31%) JIRA
6 4 (1.31%) JMeter
6 4 (1.31%) LoadRunner
6 4 (1.31%) The Grinder
7 3 (0.98%) Bitbucket
7 3 (0.98%) Octopus Deploy
7 3 (0.98%) ReSharper
8 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 59 (19.34%) Marketing
2 51 (16.72%) Finance
3 39 (12.79%) Advertising
4 13 (4.26%) Music Industry
5 10 (3.28%) Retail
6 9 (2.95%) Games
7 6 (1.97%) Telecoms
8 3 (0.98%) Banking
Job Titles
1 270 (88.52%) Developer
2 243 (79.67%) .NET Developer
3 33 (10.82%) .NET Developer - Fintech
4 30 (9.84%) Messaging Developer
5 29 (9.51%) .NET Software Developer
6 26 (8.52%) C# .NET Developer
6 26 (8.52%) C# Developer
7 24 (7.87%) DBA
7 24 (7.87%) SQL DBA
8 22 (7.21%) SQL Developer
9 18 (5.90%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 16 (5.25%) SQL Server DBA
10 16 (5.25%) SQL Server Developer
11 12 (3.93%) Data Warehouse Developer
12 10 (3.28%) ASP.NET Developer
12 10 (3.28%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 10 (3.28%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 10 (3.28%) SQL BI Developer
13 8 (2.62%) SQL Server BI Developer
13 8 (2.62%) SQL Server Data Warehouse Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 257 (84.26%) .NET
2 224 (73.44%) ASP.NET
2 224 (73.44%) ASP.NET MVC
3 217 (71.15%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 177 (58.03%) ASP.NET Web API
5 175 (57.38%) RESTful
6 129 (42.30%) Node.js
7 104 (34.10%) AngularJS
8 103 (33.77%) WCF
9 102 (33.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 78 (25.57%) .NET Framework
11 66 (21.64%) KnockoutJS
12 62 (20.33%) WPF
13 43 (14.10%) Entity Framework
14 41 (13.44%) Code First Entity Framework
15 39 (12.79%) CSS
15 39 (12.79%) CSS3
15 39 (12.79%) HTML
15 39 (12.79%) HTML5
16 30 (9.84%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 40 (13.11%) Fintech
2 24 (7.87%) Replication
3 20 (6.56%) Greenfield Project
4 19 (6.23%) Clustering
5 13 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (3.93%) Social Network
7 8 (2.62%) Computer Science
8 6 (1.97%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (1.64%) Client/Server
9 5 (1.64%) Data Centre
9 5 (1.64%) Reference Data
10 3 (0.98%) iPhone
10 3 (0.98%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.66%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.33%) Digital TV
Operating Systems
1 29 (9.51%) Windows
2 6 (1.97%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (0.98%) Android
4 1 (0.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 233 (76.39%) Agile Software Development
2 224 (73.44%) MVC
3 219 (71.80%) Web Application Development
4 207 (67.87%) TDD
5 151 (49.51%) BDD
6 99 (32.46%) Scrum
7 90 (29.51%) Dependency Injection
8 76 (24.92%) Business Intelligence
9 62 (20.33%) OO
10 57 (18.69%) Continuous Integration
11 55 (18.03%) Kanban
12 40 (13.11%) Asset Management
12 40 (13.11%) Wealth Management
13 30 (9.84%) Multithreading
14 29 (9.51%) Performance Tuning
15 22 (7.21%) MVVM
16 19 (6.23%) High Availability
17 14 (4.59%) ETL
18 13 (4.26%) Migration
18 13 (4.26%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 252 (82.62%) C#
2 126 (41.31%) Ruby
3 50 (16.39%) SQL
4 46 (15.08%) T-SQL
5 30 (9.84%) F#
6 21 (6.89%) JavaScript
7 12 (3.93%) PowerShell
8 7 (2.30%) VBA
9 5 (1.64%) C
9 5 (1.64%) PL/SQL
10 4 (1.31%) Java
11 1 (0.33%) R
Qualifications
1 8 (2.62%) Degree
2 6 (1.97%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (1.64%) MCSE
3 5 (1.64%) SC Cleared
3 5 (1.64%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.33%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.33%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.64%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (1.64%) Hyper-V
1 5 (1.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 30 (9.84%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 30 (9.84%) Kibana
1 30 (9.84%) WSUS
Vendors
1 60 (19.67%) Microsoft
2 45 (14.75%) Facebook
3 9 (2.95%) Oracle
4 6 (1.97%) Twitter
5 5 (1.64%) Cognos
5 5 (1.64%) Dell
5 5 (1.64%) IBM
5 5 (1.64%) SAP
5 5 (1.64%) VMware
6 4 (1.31%) WorldPay
7 3 (0.98%) Google
7 3 (0.98%) New Relic
8 1 (0.33%) RedGate