The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 5 - 11
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 29 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hitchin 50.00% - 17.14%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 78.38% - 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 6
Average salary £40,000 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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 Hitchin region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Hitchin
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
37 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hitchin 63.79% 10.00% 17.14%
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 6
Average salary £40,000 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 19 December 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 46 (88.46%) Oracle
2 43 (82.69%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (73.08%) Java
4 29 (55.77%) C#
5 28 (53.85%) Finance
6 27 (51.92%) .NET
7 26 (50.00%) Linux
8 24 (46.15%) ASP.NET
8 24 (46.15%) CSS
8 24 (46.15%) Web Services
9 21 (40.38%) XML
10 20 (38.46%) UNIX
10 20 (38.46%) Release Management
10 20 (38.46%) MVC
10 20 (38.46%) OO
11 18 (34.62%) JavaScript
11 18 (34.62%) J2EE
11 18 (34.62%) Hibernate
11 18 (34.62%) Spring
12 17 (32.69%) VB6
12 17 (32.69%) Delphi
12 17 (32.69%) VB
12 17 (32.69%) Mentoring
12 17 (32.69%) UML
12 17 (32.69%) SQL Server 2008
12 17 (32.69%) Oracle Database
12 17 (32.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 14 (26.92%) SQL Server 2005
13 14 (26.92%) Oracle Database 11g
13 14 (26.92%) Crystal Reports

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Hitchin by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

Application Platforms
1 14 (26.92%) JBoss
1 14 (26.92%) Tuxedo
1 14 (26.92%) AquaLogic
1 14 (26.92%) Oracle Service Bus
1 14 (26.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 6 (11.54%) Mingle
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (32.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 17 (32.69%) SQL Server 2008
1 17 (32.69%) Oracle Database
2 14 (26.92%) Oracle Database 11g
2 14 (26.92%) SQL Server 2005
2 14 (26.92%) Crystal Reports
2 14 (26.92%) Oracle Reports
3 6 (11.54%) RavenDB
3 6 (11.54%) Neo4j
4 5 (9.62%) MOLAP
4 5 (9.62%) ROLAP
4 5 (9.62%) OLAP
4 5 (9.62%) Oracle OLAP
5 4 (7.69%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 14 (26.92%) Oracle Forms
2 9 (17.31%) Visual Studio
3 6 (11.54%) NUnit
3 6 (11.54%) TeamCity
3 6 (11.54%) Git (software)
3 6 (11.54%) MSTest
3 6 (11.54%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 28 (53.85%) Finance
2 3 (5.77%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 27 (51.92%) Developer
2 26 (50.00%) Analyst
3 23 (44.23%) Senior Developer
4 20 (38.46%) Environment Manager
5 17 (32.69%) Senior Analyst Developer
5 17 (32.69%) Analyst Developer
5 17 (32.69%) Senior Analyst
6 6 (11.54%) Programmer
6 6 (11.54%) Senior .NET Developer
6 6 (11.54%) .NET Developer
6 6 (11.54%) Senior Programmer
6 6 (11.54%) .NET Programmer
6 6 (11.54%) Senior .NET Programmer
7 5 (9.62%) Business Analyst
7 5 (9.62%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 4 (7.69%) J2EE Developer
8 4 (7.69%) Web Developer
8 4 (7.69%) Release Analyst
8 4 (7.69%) Release Manager
8 4 (7.69%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (51.92%) .NET
2 24 (46.15%) ASP.NET
2 24 (46.15%) CSS
2 24 (46.15%) Web Services
3 21 (40.38%) XML
4 18 (34.62%) J2EE
4 18 (34.62%) Hibernate
4 18 (34.62%) Spring
5 14 (26.92%) JSF
5 14 (26.92%) Struts
5 14 (26.92%) Middleware
5 14 (26.92%) JPA
5 14 (26.92%) Oracle Fusion
6 6 (11.54%) RESTful
6 6 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (11.54%) RabbitMQ
6 6 (11.54%) KnockoutJS
6 6 (11.54%) HTML
6 6 (11.54%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 14 (26.92%) N-Tier
2 4 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 26 (50.00%) Linux
2 20 (38.46%) UNIX
3 6 (11.54%) Windows
3 6 (11.54%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (82.69%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (38.46%) OO
2 20 (38.46%) Release Management
2 20 (38.46%) MVC
3 17 (32.69%) Mentoring
3 17 (32.69%) UML
4 14 (26.92%) SOA
4 14 (26.92%) BPEL
5 9 (17.31%) Waterfall
6 6 (11.54%) BDD
6 6 (11.54%) CQRS
6 6 (11.54%) Unit Testing
6 6 (11.54%) Software Engineering
6 6 (11.54%) TDD
6 6 (11.54%) OOP
7 5 (9.62%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (9.62%) Strategic Planning
8 4 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 38 (73.08%) Java
2 29 (55.77%) C#
3 18 (34.62%) JavaScript
4 17 (32.69%) VB
4 17 (32.69%) Delphi
4 17 (32.69%) VB6
5 14 (26.92%) COBOL
6 9 (17.31%) SQL
7 7 (13.46%) VB.NET
8 6 (11.54%) PowerShell
9 4 (7.69%) C
10 3 (5.77%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (11.54%) MCSD
1 6 (11.54%) MCSE
1 6 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (11.54%) MCTS
Systems Management
1 6 (11.54%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 5 (9.62%) Control-M
Vendors
1 46 (88.46%) Oracle
2 14 (26.92%) Microsoft
2 14 (26.92%) BEA
2 14 (26.92%) Micro Focus
3 5 (9.62%) Business Objects
4 1 (1.92%) Twitter