The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 3 10 3
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -7
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 25 6 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 34.25% 15.79% 34.88%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 86.21% 100.00% 68.18%
Number of salaries quoted 22 6 15
Average salary £40,000 £51,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.95% +28.12%
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 Hertford region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Hertford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
29 6 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 39.73% 15.79% 51.16%
Number of salaries quoted 26 6 21
Average salary £35,750 £52,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.90% +31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £50,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertford

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Hertford

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Hertford

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

SQL Server Salary Trend in Hertford

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Hertford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Hertford region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Hertford

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertford

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Hertford 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 29 (74.36%) SQL
1 29 (74.36%) Degree
2 22 (56.41%) MySQL
3 21 (53.85%) JavaScript
3 21 (53.85%) MS Excel
4 19 (48.72%) Web Services
5 17 (43.59%) JSP
5 17 (43.59%) Servlets
5 17 (43.59%) C
5 17 (43.59%) Java
5 17 (43.59%) Oracle
5 17 (43.59%) .NET
5 17 (43.59%) MVC
5 17 (43.59%) Retail
6 16 (41.03%) Subversion
6 16 (41.03%) Spring
6 16 (41.03%) Maven
6 16 (41.03%) Multithreading
6 16 (41.03%) Hibernate
6 16 (41.03%) JDBC
6 16 (41.03%) Ant
6 16 (41.03%) XML
6 16 (41.03%) XSLT
7 15 (38.46%) ASP.NET
7 15 (38.46%) C#
8 14 (35.90%) Computer Science
9 10 (25.64%) Software Engineering
9 10 (25.64%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (20.51%) User Stories
11 7 (17.95%) ADO.NET Entity Framework

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Hertford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Hertford 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 5 (12.82%) Drupal
1 5 (12.82%) Node.js
2 1 (2.56%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (2.56%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (2.56%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.56%) JBoss
2 1 (2.56%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.56%) WebSphere
Applications
1 21 (53.85%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) Intranet
1 1 (2.56%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (56.41%) MySQL
2 5 (12.82%) NoSQL
2 5 (12.82%) Relational Database
3 4 (10.26%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (10.26%) RDBMS
4 3 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.56%) DTS
Development Applications
1 16 (41.03%) Subversion
1 16 (41.03%) Maven
1 16 (41.03%) Ant
2 5 (12.82%) Visual Studio
2 5 (12.82%) Selenium
3 2 (5.13%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (43.59%) Retail
2 1 (2.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 39 (100.00%) Developer
2 17 (43.59%) Java Developer
3 10 (25.64%) .NET Developer
3 10 (25.64%) C# Developer
3 10 (25.64%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 10 (25.64%) C# .NET Developer
4 7 (17.95%) Senior Developer
4 7 (17.95%) Senior Java Developer
5 5 (12.82%) PHP Developer
5 5 (12.82%) Agile .NET Developer
5 5 (12.82%) Agile C# Developer
6 4 (10.26%) ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (10.26%) Software Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Junior
7 3 (7.69%) Web Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Junior Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Programmer
7 3 (7.69%) Junior PHP Developer
7 3 (7.69%) C# Software Developer
8 2 (5.13%) PHP LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (48.72%) Web Services
2 17 (43.59%) .NET
2 17 (43.59%) JSP
2 17 (43.59%) Servlets
3 16 (41.03%) JDBC
3 16 (41.03%) XML
3 16 (41.03%) XSLT
3 16 (41.03%) Hibernate
3 16 (41.03%) Spring
4 15 (38.46%) ASP.NET
5 7 (17.95%) CSS
5 7 (17.95%) HTML
5 7 (17.95%) .NET Framework
5 7 (17.95%) jQuery
5 7 (17.95%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 5 (12.82%) LAMP
6 5 (12.82%) Backbone.js
6 5 (12.82%) HTML5
6 5 (12.82%) CakePHP
6 5 (12.82%) YUI
Miscellaneous
1 14 (35.90%) Computer Science
2 3 (7.69%) User Experience
2 3 (7.69%) Client/Server
2 3 (7.69%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (43.59%) MVC
2 16 (41.03%) Multithreading
3 10 (25.64%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (25.64%) Software Engineering
4 8 (20.51%) User Stories
5 5 (12.82%) Unit Testing
5 5 (12.82%) Software Architecture
5 5 (12.82%) OO
5 5 (12.82%) OO PHP
6 3 (7.69%) Web Development
6 3 (7.69%) TDD
6 3 (7.69%) OOD
7 1 (2.56%) Data Transformation
7 1 (2.56%) MVVM
7 1 (2.56%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (2.56%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (2.56%) ERP
7 1 (2.56%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 29 (74.36%) SQL
2 21 (53.85%) JavaScript
3 17 (43.59%) C
3 17 (43.59%) Java
4 15 (38.46%) C#
5 6 (15.38%) C++
6 5 (12.82%) PHP
6 5 (12.82%) PHP5
7 2 (5.13%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (74.36%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) WCAG
Vendors
1 17 (43.59%) Oracle
2 7 (17.95%) Microsoft
3 5 (12.82%) Zend
4 1 (2.56%) Cognos