The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 10 7 5
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 316 335 406
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 15.48% 16.14% 19.59%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 54.11% 49.78% 54.64%
Number of salaries quoted 265 288 287
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,800 £32,500 £28,950
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 Hertfordshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
584 673 743
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 28.60% 32.43% 35.86%
Number of salaries quoted 474 580 550
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hertfordshire region citing SQL Server as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

SQL Server Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

SQL Server
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford -1 65 £47,500 - 8
St Albans -6 55 £60,000 +29.03% 7
Hemel Hempstead +2 33 £40,000 -5.32% 9
Letchworth +15 29 £40,000 - 5
Welwyn Garden City +1 16 £56,250 -6.25% 3
Rickmansworth +2 13 £60,000 +84.61%
Borehamwood -15 11 £52,500 +61.53%
Stevenage -22 8 £33,250 -30.00% 1
Waltham Cross - 8 £67,500 - 1
Harpenden +12 7 £60,000 +50.00% 2
Hitchin +3 5 £38,000 +16.92% 1
Hertford -4 5 £42,500 - 2
Bishop's Stortford - 5 £55,000 - 1
Welwyn - 3 - -
Broxbourne - 2 £47,500 -
Kings Langley -1 1 £47,500 +26.66%
SQL Server
East of England

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT jobs citing SQL Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 340 (59.13%) .NET
2 313 (54.43%) C#
3 304 (52.87%) SQL
4 253 (44.00%) MVC
5 240 (41.74%) ASP.NET
6 204 (35.48%) Microsoft
7 194 (33.74%) Agile Software Development
8 178 (30.96%) ASP.NET MVC
9 175 (30.43%) JavaScript
10 150 (26.09%) TDD
11 138 (24.00%) ASP.NET Web API
12 137 (23.83%) SQL Server 2014
13 122 (21.22%) AngularJS
14 111 (19.30%) HTML
15 108 (18.78%) RESTful
16 107 (18.61%) T-SQL
17 106 (18.43%) BDD
18 105 (18.26%) Web Application Development
19 102 (17.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 99 (17.22%) MS Excel
21 96 (16.70%) Java
22 90 (15.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
23 89 (15.48%) .NET Framework
23 89 (15.48%) jQuery
23 89 (15.48%) Business Intelligence
24 87 (15.13%) Windows
25 84 (14.61%) Git (software)
26 83 (14.43%) ASP.NET MVC 5
26 83 (14.43%) Scrum
27 80 (13.91%) Oracle

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 52 (9.04%) SharePoint
2 49 (8.52%) IIS
3 25 (4.35%) CMS
3 25 (4.35%) SharePoint 2010
4 22 (3.83%) SAS
5 21 (3.65%) MS Exchange
6 18 (3.13%) Elasticsearch
6 18 (3.13%) Tomcat
7 11 (1.91%) Sitecore CMS
8 9 (1.57%) JBoss
9 7 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2010
9 7 (1.22%) WebSphere
10 6 (1.04%) Apache
11 5 (0.87%) Alfresco
11 5 (0.87%) Captiva
11 5 (0.87%) Documentum
11 5 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2013
11 5 (0.87%) Umbraco
12 3 (0.52%) WebLogic
13 2 (0.35%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 99 (17.22%) MS Excel
2 16 (2.78%) MS Office
2 16 (2.78%) SPSS
3 4 (0.70%) SOLIDWORKS
4 2 (0.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.35%) InDesign
5 1 (0.17%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (1.91%) SAP BPC
2 9 (1.57%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.70%) Sage 200
4 2 (0.35%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.35%) Maximo
4 2 (0.35%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.17%) nopCommerce
5 1 (0.17%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 36 (6.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (2.78%) SaaS
3 7 (1.22%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (1.04%) Office 365
5 2 (0.35%) IaaS
5 2 (0.35%) PaaS
6 1 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 32 (5.57%) Firewall
2 22 (3.83%) DNS
3 11 (1.91%) DHCP
4 10 (1.74%) SAN
5 7 (1.22%) FTP
5 7 (1.22%) TCP/IP
5 7 (1.22%) VoIP
6 6 (1.04%) Wireshark
7 5 (0.87%) iSCSI
7 5 (0.87%) SSH
8 4 (0.70%) Internet
9 2 (0.35%) AMQP
9 2 (0.35%) NetScaler
9 2 (0.35%) Skype
9 2 (0.35%) Unified Communications
10 1 (0.17%) LAN
10 1 (0.17%) PBX
10 1 (0.17%) Reverse Proxy
10 1 (0.17%) VPN
10 1 (0.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 137 (23.83%) SQL Server 2014
2 102 (17.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 90 (15.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 71 (12.35%) SQL Server 2008
5 61 (10.61%) NoSQL
6 58 (10.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 54 (9.39%) SQL Server 2012
8 49 (8.52%) Relational Database
9 45 (7.83%) Data Warehouse
10 43 (7.48%) SQL Server 2005
11 41 (7.13%) MySQL
12 37 (6.43%) RDBMS
13 29 (5.04%) Big Data
14 24 (4.17%) Power BI
15 20 (3.48%) Oracle Database
16 18 (3.13%) GIS
17 17 (2.96%) BusinessObjects
17 17 (2.96%) DTS
18 16 (2.78%) OLAP
18 16 (2.78%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 84 (14.61%) Git (software)
2 67 (11.65%) Team Foundation Server
3 37 (6.43%) Visual Studio
4 34 (5.91%) NUnit
5 23 (4.00%) Jenkins
5 23 (4.00%) MSTest
5 23 (4.00%) Subversion
6 19 (3.30%) JIRA
7 17 (2.96%) Selenium
8 15 (2.61%) Maven
8 15 (2.61%) Octopus Deploy
8 15 (2.61%) SpecFlow
9 14 (2.43%) Oracle Forms
10 13 (2.26%) TeamCity
10 13 (2.26%) WebDriver
11 11 (1.91%) gulp
11 11 (1.91%) JBehave
11 11 (1.91%) Karma Test Runner
12 7 (1.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 6 (1.04%) Fiddler
General
1 73 (12.70%) Finance
2 30 (5.22%) Marketing
3 26 (4.52%) Advertising
4 20 (3.48%) Retail
5 18 (3.13%) Legal
6 9 (1.57%) Music Industry
7 8 (1.39%) Telecoms
8 7 (1.22%) Banking
9 6 (1.04%) Publishing
10 5 (0.87%) Electronics
11 4 (0.70%) Aerospace
11 4 (0.70%) Billing
11 4 (0.70%) Games
11 4 (0.70%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.35%) Military
12 2 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.35%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.17%) Automotive
13 1 (0.17%) Back Office
13 1 (0.17%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 386 (67.13%) Developer
2 189 (32.87%) .NET Developer
3 148 (25.74%) C# Developer
4 96 (16.70%) C# .NET Developer
5 91 (15.83%) SQL Developer
6 74 (12.87%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 64 (11.13%) ASP.NET Developer
8 59 (10.26%) Analyst
9 57 (9.91%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 32 (5.57%) Java Developer
10 32 (5.57%) JavaScript Developer
11 31 (5.39%) SQL Server Developer
12 30 (5.22%) Senior Developer
13 29 (5.04%) Junior
14 28 (4.87%) DBA
15 27 (4.70%) Social Media Developer
16 26 (4.52%) Business Intelligence Developer
17 25 (4.35%) Administrator
17 25 (4.35%) SharePoint Developer
18 24 (4.17%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 340 (59.13%) .NET
2 240 (41.74%) ASP.NET
3 178 (30.96%) ASP.NET MVC
4 138 (24.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 122 (21.22%) AngularJS
6 111 (19.30%) HTML
7 108 (18.78%) RESTful
8 89 (15.48%) .NET Framework
8 89 (15.48%) jQuery
9 83 (14.43%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 72 (12.52%) Entity Framework
10 72 (12.52%) WCF
11 69 (12.00%) Node.js
12 68 (11.83%) CSS
13 60 (10.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 51 (8.87%) KnockoutJS
14 51 (8.87%) Web Services
15 40 (6.96%) REST
16 34 (5.91%) HTML5
17 30 (5.22%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 65 (11.30%) Analytical Skills
2 39 (6.78%) Computer Science
3 27 (4.70%) BBC
3 27 (4.70%) Social Media
4 21 (3.65%) Visualisation
5 20 (3.48%) Management Information System
6 18 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
7 11 (1.91%) PKI
8 9 (1.57%) Tandem
9 8 (1.39%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 7 (1.22%) Spread Betting
11 5 (0.87%) Data Centre
11 5 (0.87%) iPad
11 5 (0.87%) NHS
11 5 (0.87%) Replication
12 4 (0.70%) Data Integration
12 4 (0.70%) Mathematics
12 4 (0.70%) Physics
13 3 (0.52%) Public Cloud
13 3 (0.52%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 87 (15.13%) Windows
2 55 (9.57%) Windows Server
3 49 (8.52%) Linux
4 33 (5.74%) Unix
5 25 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
6 24 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (1.74%) Windows 7
8 7 (1.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (1.04%) CentOS
9 6 (1.04%) Windows 10
10 3 (0.52%) Android
10 3 (0.52%) Apple iOS
10 3 (0.52%) Solaris
11 2 (0.35%) Debian
12 1 (0.17%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.17%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 253 (44.00%) MVC
2 194 (33.74%) Agile Software Development
3 150 (26.09%) TDD
4 106 (18.43%) BDD
5 105 (18.26%) Web Application Development
6 89 (15.48%) Business Intelligence
7 83 (14.43%) Scrum
8 69 (12.00%) OO
9 62 (10.78%) ETL
10 61 (10.61%) Unit Testing
11 50 (8.70%) Web Development
12 45 (7.83%) Software Engineering
13 44 (7.65%) Migration
14 39 (6.78%) Analytics
15 36 (6.26%) Continuous Integration
16 27 (4.70%) Performance Tuning
17 25 (4.35%) Data Modelling
18 24 (4.17%) Multithreading
19 23 (4.00%) Data Analytics
19 23 (4.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 313 (54.43%) C#
2 304 (52.87%) SQL
3 175 (30.43%) JavaScript
4 107 (18.61%) T-SQL
5 96 (16.70%) Java
6 57 (9.91%) Ruby
7 52 (9.04%) PowerShell
8 49 (8.52%) VB.NET
9 32 (5.57%) VB
10 22 (3.83%) Shell Script
11 21 (3.65%) C++
12 18 (3.13%) VBA
13 16 (2.78%) Python
14 14 (2.43%) PL/SQL
14 14 (2.43%) TypeScript
14 14 (2.43%) VBScript
15 11 (1.91%) ES6
16 8 (1.39%) Perl
16 8 (1.39%) PHP
17 6 (1.04%) C
Qualifications
1 80 (13.91%) Degree
2 43 (7.48%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (2.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 11 (1.91%) SC Cleared
4 11 (1.91%) Security Cleared
5 10 (1.74%) CEH
5 10 (1.74%) ISEB
5 10 (1.74%) SSCP
6 9 (1.57%) MCITP
7 5 (0.87%) MCSE
8 4 (0.70%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (0.70%) ISTQB
8 4 (0.70%) MCP
9 3 (0.52%) CCNA
9 3 (0.52%) MCSD
9 3 (0.52%) MCTS
10 2 (0.35%) CCAA
10 2 (0.35%) Citrix Certification
10 2 (0.35%) MCDBA
10 2 (0.35%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 18 (3.13%) QA
2 12 (2.09%) SLA
3 2 (0.35%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 30 (5.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (4.00%) Active Directory
3 16 (2.78%) Hyper-V
4 10 (1.74%) Virtual Machines
4 10 (1.74%) vSphere
5 8 (1.39%) vCloud
6 5 (0.87%) XenApp
7 4 (0.70%) Oracle RAC
8 3 (0.52%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.35%) Docker
10 1 (0.17%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 23 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (1.39%) Puppet
2 8 (1.39%) SCOM
3 7 (1.22%) SCCM
4 5 (0.87%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 4 (0.70%) Data Guard
5 4 (0.70%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 4 (0.70%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 4 (0.70%) Oracle RMAN
5 4 (0.70%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 3 (0.52%) Kibana
7 2 (0.35%) Ansible
7 2 (0.35%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (0.35%) SCDPM
7 2 (0.35%) SCVMM
8 1 (0.17%) Simpana
Vendors
1 204 (35.48%) Microsoft
2 80 (13.91%) Oracle
3 35 (6.09%) Facebook
3 35 (6.09%) VMware
4 34 (5.91%) SAP
5 31 (5.39%) Google
6 28 (4.87%) Apple
7 27 (4.70%) Sony
7 27 (4.70%) Yahoo!
8 21 (3.65%) Tableau
9 17 (2.96%) IBM
10 16 (2.78%) Citrix
11 11 (1.91%) Cognos
11 11 (1.91%) Sitecore
12 10 (1.74%) Sybase
13 9 (1.57%) Xamarin
14 7 (1.22%) Cisco
14 7 (1.22%) Computacenter
15 6 (1.04%) HP
15 6 (1.04%) SonicWALL
Watford, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Ace Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Firway Consulting
Salary: From £32,000 to £40,000 per annum To £40k (Depending on exp)
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 50k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
CDI Anders Elite Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Harpenden, Hertfordshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Harpenden, Hertfordshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Streamline Connections
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 10-15% Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Bristow Holland
Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 35k + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 55k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 65k + 3% Pension and more
Posted: 4 days ago
Waltham Cross, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago