The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Harpenden region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 3 6 8
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 4 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harpenden 44.44% 8.33% 21.05%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 57.14% 20.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 4
Average salary £32,250 £45,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.33% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,050 £45,000 £26,150
10% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £45,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
SQL Server
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the Harpenden region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Harpenden
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
7 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harpenden 77.78% 41.67% 21.05%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 4
Average salary £29,500 £28,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.35% -17.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,000 £26,150
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £37,500 £41,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Harpenden

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Harpenden

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Harpenden

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

SQL Server Salary Trend in Harpenden

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Harpenden

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Harpenden region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Harpenden

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Harpenden

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Harpenden 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 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 6 (66.67%) Windows
3 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET
3 5 (55.56%) .NET
3 5 (55.56%) C#
4 4 (44.44%) .NET Framework
5 3 (33.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 3 (33.33%) WPF
6 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
6 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (22.22%) Debian
6 2 (22.22%) MySQL
6 2 (22.22%) IIS
6 2 (22.22%) Linux
6 2 (22.22%) Apache
6 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (11.11%) RESTful
7 1 (11.11%) HTML5
7 1 (11.11%) Degree
7 1 (11.11%) WCAG
7 1 (11.11%) JSON
7 1 (11.11%) WCF
7 1 (11.11%) CSS3
7 1 (11.11%) Modernizr
7 1 (11.11%) Backbone.js
7 1 (11.11%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (11.11%) Sass
7 1 (11.11%) LESS

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Harpenden by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Harpenden 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 2 (22.22%) IIS
1 2 (22.22%) Apache
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 1 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Photoshop
1 1 (11.11%) InDesign
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) MySQL
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
1 1 (11.11%) Subversion
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 3 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 3 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Graduate
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Junior
3 1 (11.11%) Junior Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET
1 5 (55.56%) .NET
2 4 (44.44%) .NET Framework
3 3 (33.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 3 (33.33%) WPF
4 1 (11.11%) RESTful
4 1 (11.11%) HTML5
4 1 (11.11%) JSON
4 1 (11.11%) WCF
4 1 (11.11%) CSS3
4 1 (11.11%) Modernizr
4 1 (11.11%) Backbone.js
4 1 (11.11%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (11.11%) Sass
4 1 (11.11%) LESS
4 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
4 1 (11.11%) SignalR
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (11.11%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Debian
2 2 (22.22%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (11.11%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 5 (55.56%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) VB
3 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
3 1 (11.11%) C++
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Adobe