The first table below looks at the demand for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bishop's Stortford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Bishop's Stortford region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 12 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 5 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bishop's Stortford 14.71% 75.00% 66.67%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 33.33% 100.00% 85.71%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 6
Average salary £48,750 £30,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+62.50% -17.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £35,000 £43,750
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Bishop's Stortford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
15 9 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bishop's Stortford 44.12% 75.00% 77.78%
Number of salaries quoted 14 9 7
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £41,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
SQL Server
Hertfordshire

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Bishop's Stortford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Bishop's Stortford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Bishop's Stortford

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Bishop's Stortford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Bishop's Stortford region.

SQL Server Salary Trend in Bishop's Stortford

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bishop's Stortford

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bishop's Stortford region citing SQL Server also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server.

1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) Degree
3 3 (37.50%) Struts2
3 3 (37.50%) Web Application Development
3 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 3 (37.50%) MySQL
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle
3 3 (37.50%) UNIX
3 3 (37.50%) Linux
3 3 (37.50%) Apache
3 3 (37.50%) Eclipse
3 3 (37.50%) JSP
3 3 (37.50%) Struts
3 3 (37.50%) Tomcat
3 3 (37.50%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) LAMP
4 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
4 2 (25.00%) Project Management
4 2 (25.00%) Ant
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (25.00%) .NET
4 2 (25.00%) C#
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (25.00%) MVC
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Bishop's Stortford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bishop's Stortford region citing SQL Server also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (37.50%) Apache
1 3 (37.50%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) MySQL
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Eclipse
2 2 (25.00%) Ant
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Senior Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Services Delivery Manager
4 2 (25.00%) Service Manager
4 2 (25.00%) Development Manager
4 2 (25.00%) Professional Services Manager
4 2 (25.00%) Platform Manager
4 2 (25.00%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) Struts2
1 3 (37.50%) JSP
1 3 (37.50%) Struts
2 2 (25.00%) LAMP
2 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (25.00%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (25.00%) Dojo
2 2 (25.00%) WCF
2 2 (25.00%) WPF
2 2 (25.00%) Silverlight
2 2 (25.00%) Spring
3 1 (12.50%) HTML
3 1 (12.50%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Informatics
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 1 (12.50%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) UNIX
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Web Application Development
3 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) MVC
3 2 (25.00%) TDD
4 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) Java
3 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
4 2 (25.00%) C#
5 1 (12.50%) Perl
5 1 (12.50%) PHP
5 1 (12.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle