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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 7 7 6
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 4 20 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 11.11% 52.63% 41.86%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 33.33% 100.00% 81.82%
Number of salaries quoted 4 20 18
Average salary £70,000 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+75.00% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
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
12 20 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 33.33% 52.63% 51.16%
Number of salaries quoted 11 20 22
Average salary £67,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertford

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 9 (100.00%) C#
1 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) IIS
1 9 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 9 (100.00%) MVC
1 9 (100.00%) jQuery
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 9 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 8 (88.89%) Entity Framework
2 8 (88.89%) Windows Server 2012
2 8 (88.89%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (88.89%) SQL Server 2005
2 8 (88.89%) .NET Framework
2 8 (88.89%) Visual Studio
2 8 (88.89%) SOAP
2 8 (88.89%) XML
2 8 (88.89%) XSL
2 8 (88.89%) XSLT
2 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) NFS
2 8 (88.89%) WSDL
2 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) CSS
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) VB
3 1 (11.11%) HTML
3 1 (11.11%) Degree
3 1 (11.11%) LINQ
3 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Hertford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 9 (100.00%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (88.89%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (88.89%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Head of Development
2 4 (44.44%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Development Manager
2 4 (44.44%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 9 (100.00%) jQuery
1 9 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 8 (88.89%) Entity Framework
2 8 (88.89%) .NET Framework
2 8 (88.89%) SOAP
2 8 (88.89%) XML
2 8 (88.89%) XSL
2 8 (88.89%) XSLT
2 8 (88.89%) WSDL
3 1 (11.11%) Ajax
3 1 (11.11%) LINQ
3 1 (11.11%) CSS
3 1 (11.11%) Razor View Engine
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (11.11%) HTML5
3 1 (11.11%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
1 8 (88.89%) Windows Server 2008
1 8 (88.89%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) MVC
2 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C#
1 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (88.89%) NFS
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft