The first table below looks at the demand for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hitchin region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Hitchin region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 8 7 6
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 11 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hitchin 28.95% 23.08% 18.18%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 45.83% 75.00% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 2
Average salary £60,000 £39,500 £40,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+51.89% -1.86%
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.35%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Hitchin
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
24 12 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hitchin 63.16% 30.77% 27.27%
Number of salaries quoted 18 5 3
Average salary £60,000 £40,250 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+49.06% -3.01%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
SQL Server
Hertfordshire

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Hitchin

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Hitchin

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Hitchin

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

SQL Server Salary Trend in Hitchin

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hitchin

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Hitchin 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 11 (100.00%) C#
1 11 (100.00%) SQL
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
1 11 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 11 (100.00%) Finance
2 6 (54.55%) OOP
2 6 (54.55%) MCSE
2 6 (54.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (54.55%) Software Engineering
2 6 (54.55%) MCTS
2 6 (54.55%) ASP.NET
2 6 (54.55%) CSS
2 6 (54.55%) Web Services
2 6 (54.55%) MCSD
2 6 (54.55%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Linux
2 6 (54.55%) HTML
2 6 (54.55%) CentOS
2 6 (54.55%) TeamCity
2 6 (54.55%) Git (software)
2 6 (54.55%) RESTful
2 6 (54.55%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (54.55%) MSTest
2 6 (54.55%) BDD
2 6 (54.55%) RabbitMQ
2 6 (54.55%) Mingle
2 6 (54.55%) RavenDB
2 6 (54.55%) Neo4j
2 6 (54.55%) KnockoutJS
2 6 (54.55%) Business Desktop Deployment

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Hitchin by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Hitchin 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.

Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Mingle
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) RavenDB
1 6 (54.55%) Neo4j
2 5 (45.45%) Oracle Database
2 5 (45.45%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 11 (100.00%) Visual Studio
2 6 (54.55%) TeamCity
2 6 (54.55%) Git (software)
2 6 (54.55%) MSTest
2 6 (54.55%) NUnit
2 6 (54.55%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 11 (100.00%) Finance
2 5 (45.45%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
1 11 (100.00%) Senior Developer
2 6 (54.55%) Programmer
2 6 (54.55%) .NET Developer
2 6 (54.55%) Senior .NET Developer
2 6 (54.55%) Senior Programmer
2 6 (54.55%) .NET Programmer
2 6 (54.55%) Senior .NET Programmer
3 5 (45.45%) Senior Analyst Developer
3 5 (45.45%) Analyst Developer
3 5 (45.45%) Analyst
3 5 (45.45%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (54.55%) ASP.NET
2 6 (54.55%) CSS
2 6 (54.55%) Web Services
2 6 (54.55%) HTML
2 6 (54.55%) RESTful
2 6 (54.55%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (54.55%) RabbitMQ
2 6 (54.55%) KnockoutJS
2 6 (54.55%) Silverlight
3 5 (45.45%) XML
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Windows
1 6 (54.55%) Linux
1 6 (54.55%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) OOP
1 6 (54.55%) Software Engineering
1 6 (54.55%) BDD
1 6 (54.55%) Unit Testing
1 6 (54.55%) TDD
1 6 (54.55%) CQRS
1 6 (54.55%) MVC
2 5 (45.45%) UML
2 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) C#
1 11 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (54.55%) PowerShell
3 5 (45.45%) VB6
3 5 (45.45%) PL/SQL
3 5 (45.45%) Delphi
3 5 (45.45%) VB
3 5 (45.45%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) MCSE
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (54.55%) MCTS
1 6 (54.55%) MCSD
Systems Management
1 6 (54.55%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle
2 2 (18.18%) Twitter
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