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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 11 1 8
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +7
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2 9 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 7.14% 26.47% 26.09%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 33.33% 75.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 12
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £34,950 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £63,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,516
% change year-on-year
- +6.62%
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
6 12 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 21.43% 35.29% 26.09%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 12
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -23.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,500 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 10 February 2016, 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 4 (66.67%) C#
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
1 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 4 (66.67%) Web Services
1 4 (66.67%) XML
1 4 (66.67%) OOD
1 4 (66.67%) NFS
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
1 4 (66.67%) Law
1 4 (66.67%) NHibernate
1 4 (66.67%) Enterprise Architecture
1 4 (66.67%) .NET Framework
1 4 (66.67%) WCF
1 4 (66.67%) Unit Testing
1 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (66.67%) MSTest
1 4 (66.67%) Rhino Mocks
1 4 (66.67%) NMock
1 4 (66.67%) Entity Framework
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
1 4 (66.67%) AngularJS
1 4 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 4 (66.67%) NUnit
1 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
1 4 (66.67%) Data Structures
1 4 (66.67%) Algorithms

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Hertford by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MSTest
1 4 (66.67%) NMock
1 4 (66.67%) NUnit
1 4 (66.67%) Rhino Mocks
1 4 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
1 4 (66.67%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) .NET Developer
1 4 (66.67%) .NET Programmer
1 4 (66.67%) C# .NET Developer
1 4 (66.67%) C# Developer
1 4 (66.67%) C# Programmer
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
1 4 (66.67%) Programmer
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Developer
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Programmer
1 4 (66.67%) Web Programmer
2 2 (33.33%) Applications Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Applications Support
2 2 (33.33%) Applications Support Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Help Desk Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Help Desk Support
2 2 (33.33%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
1 4 (66.67%) .NET Framework
1 4 (66.67%) AngularJS
1 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
1 4 (66.67%) Entity Framework
1 4 (66.67%) NHibernate
1 4 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 4 (66.67%) WCF
1 4 (66.67%) Web Services
1 4 (66.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Algorithms
1 4 (66.67%) Data Structures
2 3 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (66.67%) Enterprise Architecture
1 4 (66.67%) OOD
1 4 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Coaching
2 2 (33.33%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C#
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) NFS
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft