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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 8 7 7
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 27 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hitchin 36.99% 25.71% 16.67%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 54.00% 81.82% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 12 7 3
Average salary £47,500 £39,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.25% +21.53%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
50 11 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hitchin 68.49% 31.43% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 27 8 3
Average salary £42,500 £39,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.59% +21.53%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Salary Histogram in Hitchin

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Hitchin region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Hitchin

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hitchin

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 32 (86.49%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (81.08%) Oracle
3 25 (67.57%) C#
4 20 (54.05%) Java
4 20 (54.05%) Linux
4 20 (54.05%) Finance
5 19 (51.35%) .NET
6 14 (37.84%) MVC
6 14 (37.84%) ASP.NET
6 14 (37.84%) CSS
6 14 (37.84%) Web Services
7 13 (35.14%) UNIX
7 13 (35.14%) OO
7 13 (35.14%) Release Management
8 12 (32.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 12 (32.43%) SQL Server 2008
8 12 (32.43%) Oracle Database
8 12 (32.43%) Mentoring
8 12 (32.43%) VB6
8 12 (32.43%) UML
8 12 (32.43%) XML
8 12 (32.43%) Visual Studio
8 12 (32.43%) SQL
8 12 (32.43%) VB
8 12 (32.43%) Delphi
9 7 (18.92%) HTML
9 7 (18.92%) COBOL
9 7 (18.92%) JavaScript
9 7 (18.92%) Crystal Reports
9 7 (18.92%) J2EE

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Hitchin by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 7 (18.92%) JBoss
1 7 (18.92%) Tuxedo
1 7 (18.92%) AquaLogic
1 7 (18.92%) Oracle Service Bus
1 7 (18.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 7 (18.92%) Mingle
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (32.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 12 (32.43%) SQL Server 2008
1 12 (32.43%) Oracle Database
2 7 (18.92%) Oracle Database 11g
2 7 (18.92%) RavenDB
2 7 (18.92%) Neo4j
2 7 (18.92%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (18.92%) Crystal Reports
2 7 (18.92%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (13.51%) MOLAP
3 5 (13.51%) ROLAP
3 5 (13.51%) OLAP
3 5 (13.51%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 12 (32.43%) Visual Studio
2 7 (18.92%) Oracle Forms
2 7 (18.92%) NUnit
2 7 (18.92%) TeamCity
2 7 (18.92%) Git (software)
2 7 (18.92%) MSTest
2 7 (18.92%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 20 (54.05%) Finance
2 5 (13.51%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 19 (51.35%) Developer
1 19 (51.35%) Senior Developer
2 17 (45.95%) Analyst
3 13 (35.14%) Environment Manager
4 12 (32.43%) Senior Analyst Developer
4 12 (32.43%) Senior Analyst
4 12 (32.43%) Analyst Developer
5 7 (18.92%) Senior .NET Developer
5 7 (18.92%) .NET Developer
5 7 (18.92%) Programmer
5 7 (18.92%) Senior Programmer
5 7 (18.92%) .NET Programmer
5 7 (18.92%) Senior .NET Programmer
6 5 (13.51%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 5 (13.51%) Business Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) Server Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (51.35%) .NET
2 14 (37.84%) ASP.NET
2 14 (37.84%) CSS
2 14 (37.84%) Web Services
3 12 (32.43%) XML
4 7 (18.92%) Middleware
4 7 (18.92%) Hibernate
4 7 (18.92%) Spring
4 7 (18.92%) JSF
4 7 (18.92%) Silverlight
4 7 (18.92%) JPA
4 7 (18.92%) Oracle Fusion
4 7 (18.92%) RESTful
4 7 (18.92%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (18.92%) RabbitMQ
4 7 (18.92%) KnockoutJS
4 7 (18.92%) Struts
4 7 (18.92%) J2EE
4 7 (18.92%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) N-Tier
2 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 20 (54.05%) Linux
2 13 (35.14%) UNIX
3 7 (18.92%) Windows
3 7 (18.92%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (86.49%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (37.84%) MVC
3 13 (35.14%) Release Management
3 13 (35.14%) OO
4 12 (32.43%) UML
4 12 (32.43%) Mentoring
5 7 (18.92%) Unit Testing
5 7 (18.92%) BDD
5 7 (18.92%) CQRS
5 7 (18.92%) OOP
5 7 (18.92%) SOA
5 7 (18.92%) TDD
5 7 (18.92%) BPEL
5 7 (18.92%) Software Engineering
6 6 (16.22%) Waterfall
7 5 (13.51%) Strategic Planning
7 5 (13.51%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 25 (67.57%) C#
2 20 (54.05%) Java
3 12 (32.43%) SQL
3 12 (32.43%) VB
3 12 (32.43%) Delphi
3 12 (32.43%) VB6
4 7 (18.92%) PowerShell
4 7 (18.92%) COBOL
4 7 (18.92%) JavaScript
5 5 (13.51%) PL/SQL
5 5 (13.51%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.70%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (18.92%) MCSD
1 7 (18.92%) MCSE
1 7 (18.92%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (18.92%) MCTS
Systems Management
1 7 (18.92%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 5 (13.51%) Control-M
Vendors
1 30 (81.08%) Oracle
2 7 (18.92%) Microsoft
2 7 (18.92%) BEA
2 7 (18.92%) Micro Focus
3 5 (13.51%) Business Objects
4 2 (5.41%) Twitter
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