Period
to 19 January 2019

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 19 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2016
England > East of England
6 months to
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 235 118 352
Rank change year-on-year -117 +234 +23
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2016 87 319 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.92% 2.69% 0.089%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.66% 9.42% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 73 304 8
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.41% -5.56% -4.76%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £38,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £62,500 £64,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £42,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year +23.53% -9.57% -10.48%

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 2,376 3,386 3,445
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 25.26% 28.50% 27.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1,887 2,835 2,884
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £46,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.15% +3.33% -
10th Percentile £29,500 £31,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £66,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +3.26%

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 19 January 2019.

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 19 January 2019. 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 -53 56 £65,000 +44.44% 7
Cambridgeshire -35 11 £53,750 +19.44% 4
Bedfordshire -6 10 £70,000 +75.00% 1
Essex -32 6 £47,500 +18.75% 4
Suffolk +2 4 £37,500 +7.14% 4
SQL Server 2016
England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2019, 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 87 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 61 (70.11%) C#
3 59 (67.82%) Agile Software Development
4 52 (59.77%) SQL
5 50 (57.47%) TDD
6 47 (54.02%) .NET
7 45 (51.72%) BDD
8 38 (43.68%) MVC
9 37 (42.53%) ASP.NET
10 34 (39.08%) ASP.NET MVC
10 34 (39.08%) Web Application Development
11 32 (36.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 31 (35.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 31 (35.63%) Scrum
13 30 (34.48%) Migration
14 28 (32.18%) ASP.NET Web API
15 27 (31.03%) RESTful
15 27 (31.03%) Oracle
15 27 (31.03%) T-SQL
16 26 (29.89%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 25 (28.74%) Test Automation
18 24 (27.59%) Microsoft Azure
18 24 (27.59%) Problem-Solving
18 24 (27.59%) XML
18 24 (27.59%) ETL
19 23 (26.44%) Microsoft
20 22 (25.29%) SC Cleared
20 22 (25.29%) Security Cleared
21 21 (24.14%) JIRA
21 21 (24.14%) JSON

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 3 (3.45%) IIS
1 3 (3.45%) MS Exchange
1 3 (3.45%) SharePoint
1 3 (3.45%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.15%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 4 (4.60%) Dynamics AX
1 4 (4.60%) NetSuite
2 3 (3.45%) C-CURE
3 1 (1.15%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 24 (27.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (11.49%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.20%) Firewall
2 6 (6.90%) VLAN
3 5 (5.75%) Internet
4 3 (3.45%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (3.45%) NAS
4 3 (3.45%) SAN
5 2 (2.30%) DNS
6 1 (1.15%) Hyperconnected
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 32 (36.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 31 (35.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 19 (21.84%) PostgreSQL
4 19 (21.84%) SQL Server 2012
5 13 (14.94%) SQL Server 2014
6 12 (13.79%) Power BI
7 10 (11.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 9 (10.34%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (10.34%) SQL Server 2008
9 8 (9.20%) MongoDB
9 8 (9.20%) RavenDB
10 7 (8.05%) NoSQL
11 4 (4.60%) Relational Database
12 3 (3.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 3 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
13 2 (2.30%) MS Access
13 2 (2.30%) SAP Data Services
14 1 (1.15%) Azure SQL Database
14 1 (1.15%) SQL CLR
Development Applications
1 21 (24.14%) JIRA
2 19 (21.84%) Subversion
3 7 (8.05%) Git (software)
4 3 (3.45%) Visual Studio
5 2 (2.30%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (2.30%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.15%) Jasmine
6 1 (1.15%) NUnit
6 1 (1.15%) Selenium
General
1 19 (21.84%) Finance
2 14 (16.09%) Advertising
2 14 (16.09%) Marketing
3 3 (3.45%) Military
4 2 (2.30%) Banking
4 2 (2.30%) Retail
5 1 (1.15%) French Language
5 1 (1.15%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.15%) Music Industry
5 1 (1.15%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 70 (80.46%) Developer
2 37 (42.53%) .NET Developer
3 26 (29.89%) SQL Developer
4 20 (22.99%) ETL Developer
5 19 (21.84%) Data Migration Developer
5 19 (21.84%) Oracle Developer
5 19 (21.84%) Oracle ETL Developer
5 19 (21.84%) PostgreSQL Developer
5 19 (21.84%) SQL Server Developer
6 10 (11.49%) C# Developer
7 9 (10.34%) C# .NET Developer
7 9 (10.34%) DBA
7 9 (10.34%) SQL DBA
8 8 (9.20%) Administrator
8 8 (9.20%) SQL Server DBA
9 7 (8.05%) .NET Developer - Fintech
10 6 (6.90%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 4 (4.60%) Business Developer
12 3 (3.45%) Architect
12 3 (3.45%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (54.02%) .NET
2 37 (42.53%) ASP.NET
3 34 (39.08%) ASP.NET MVC
4 28 (32.18%) ASP.NET Web API
5 27 (31.03%) RESTful
6 26 (29.89%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 24 (27.59%) XML
8 21 (24.14%) JSON
9 18 (20.69%) .NET Framework
10 16 (18.39%) AngularJS
11 13 (14.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 10 (11.49%) CSS
12 10 (11.49%) HTML
13 9 (10.34%) WCF
14 8 (9.20%) CSS3
14 8 (9.20%) HTML5
14 8 (9.20%) Web Services
15 7 (8.05%) Node.js
16 6 (6.90%) Entity Framework
17 5 (5.75%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 21 (24.14%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (21.84%) Reference Data
3 9 (10.34%) Client/Server
3 9 (10.34%) Clustering
3 9 (10.34%) Replication
4 8 (9.20%) Fintech
5 3 (3.45%) CCTV
5 3 (3.45%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (2.30%) BBC
6 2 (2.30%) Digital TV
6 2 (2.30%) Social Media
7 1 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.15%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.15%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 11 (12.64%) Windows
2 4 (4.60%) Windows Server
3 3 (3.45%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (67.82%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (57.47%) TDD
3 45 (51.72%) BDD
4 38 (43.68%) MVC
5 34 (39.08%) Web Application Development
6 31 (35.63%) Scrum
7 30 (34.48%) Migration
8 25 (28.74%) Test Automation
9 24 (27.59%) ETL
9 24 (27.59%) Problem-Solving
10 21 (24.14%) Continuous Integration
11 19 (21.84%) Data Mapping
11 19 (21.84%) Data Migration
11 19 (21.84%) Dependency Injection
11 19 (21.84%) Scaled Agile Framework
12 13 (14.94%) Business Intelligence
13 12 (13.79%) Disaster Recovery
13 12 (13.79%) Performance Tuning
14 10 (11.49%) High Availability
15 8 (9.20%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 61 (70.11%) C#
2 52 (59.77%) SQL
3 27 (31.03%) T-SQL
4 19 (21.84%) PL/SQL
5 8 (9.20%) JavaScript
6 7 (8.05%) Ruby
7 2 (2.30%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.30%) TypeScript
7 2 (2.30%) VBA
8 1 (1.15%) Delphi
8 1 (1.15%) VB
8 1 (1.15%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 22 (25.29%) SC Cleared
1 22 (25.29%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.60%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.30%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (21.84%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.45%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.45%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (3.45%) XenApp
2 3 (3.45%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (3.45%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 27 (31.03%) Oracle
2 23 (26.44%) Microsoft
3 19 (21.84%) Talend
4 16 (18.39%) Facebook
5 6 (6.90%) Cisco
5 6 (6.90%) VMware
6 4 (4.60%) JD Edwards
6 4 (4.60%) SAP
7 3 (3.45%) Citrix
8 2 (2.30%) Apple
8 2 (2.30%) Google
8 2 (2.30%) Sony
8 2 (2.30%) Yahoo!
9 1 (1.15%) Adobe
9 1 (1.15%) Cognos
9 1 (1.15%) IBM
9 1 (1.15%) Infor
9 1 (1.15%) Xerox
9 1 (1.15%) XMPie