The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Letchworth 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 14 4 6
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 7 13 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Letchworth 13.73% 23.64% 30.56%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 41.18% 65.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 13 19
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -7.14%
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 Letchworth region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Letchworth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
17 20 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Letchworth 33.33% 36.36% 30.56%
Number of salaries quoted 15 20 19
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Letchworth

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Letchworth

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Letchworth

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

SQL Server Salary Trend in Letchworth

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Letchworth

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Letchworth 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 10 (50.00%) Oracle
2 9 (45.00%) Business Objects
2 9 (45.00%) ISO 9001
2 9 (45.00%) Finance
3 7 (35.00%) SQL
4 6 (30.00%) PL/SQL
4 6 (30.00%) .NET
4 6 (30.00%) OLAP
4 6 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (30.00%) MOLAP
4 6 (30.00%) ROLAP
4 6 (30.00%) Oracle Reports
4 6 (30.00%) Data Mining
4 6 (30.00%) ETL
4 6 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (30.00%) Degree
4 6 (30.00%) Oracle OLAP
4 6 (30.00%) Analytics
5 4 (20.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 4 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 4 (20.00%) Retail
5 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (20.00%) Windows
5 4 (20.00%) VMware
5 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (20.00%) Citrix
5 4 (20.00%) NetApp
5 4 (20.00%) ISA Server

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Letchworth by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Letchworth 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 4 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Project
1 3 (15.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) OLAP
1 6 (30.00%) Oracle Reports
1 6 (30.00%) Data Mining
1 6 (30.00%) MOLAP
1 6 (30.00%) ROLAP
1 6 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 6 (30.00%) Oracle OLAP
2 3 (15.00%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (5.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (5.00%) Ant
2 1 (5.00%) Maven
2 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (45.00%) Finance
2 4 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Analyst
1 12 (60.00%) Business Analyst
2 6 (30.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Windows Server Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Server Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Windows Systems Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Business Objects Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) .NET Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Software Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Programmer
6 1 (5.00%) Java Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Java Programmer
6 1 (5.00%) Exchange Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) .NET
2 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (10.00%) RESTful
3 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (5.00%) CSS
4 1 (5.00%) Spring
4 1 (5.00%) Ajax
4 1 (5.00%) jQuery
4 1 (5.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) ETL
1 6 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) Analytics
2 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (15.00%) TDD
3 3 (15.00%) BDD
3 3 (15.00%) CRM
3 3 (15.00%) Project Management
3 3 (15.00%) Business Analysis
3 3 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (10.00%) Kanban
4 2 (10.00%) Dependency Injection
4 2 (10.00%) MVC
4 2 (10.00%) Scrum
4 2 (10.00%) Web Application Development
5 1 (5.00%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) SQL
2 6 (30.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (10.00%) C#
4 1 (5.00%) Java
4 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) Degree
2 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (45.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) Oracle
2 9 (45.00%) Business Objects
3 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (20.00%) Citrix
3 4 (20.00%) NetApp
3 4 (20.00%) Symantec
3 4 (20.00%) VMware
4 3 (15.00%) SAP