The first table below looks at the demand for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the St Albans region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 25 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 St Albans region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 3 6 7
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 45 42 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 29.03% 24.85% 20.00%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 83.33% 56.76% 52.38%
Number of salaries quoted 45 17 28
Average salary £50,000 £43,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.94% +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,400 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.35%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
St Albans
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
54 74 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 34.84% 43.79% 38.18%
Number of salaries quoted 53 22 40
Average salary £50,000 £43,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.94% +16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £46,250
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 St Albans

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

SQL Server
Salary Trend in St Albans

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

SQL Server Salary Trend in St Albans

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in St Albans

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the St Albans region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in St Albans

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the St Albans 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 68 (89.47%) .NET
2 63 (82.89%) C#
3 62 (81.58%) ASP.NET
4 58 (76.32%) MVC
5 54 (71.05%) TDD
5 54 (71.05%) BDD
6 48 (63.16%) WCF
7 47 (61.84%) ASP.NET MVC
7 47 (61.84%) Web Application Development
7 47 (61.84%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 47 (61.84%) SQL Server 2012
8 46 (60.53%) OO
9 24 (31.58%) Internet
9 24 (31.58%) Games
9 24 (31.58%) CQRS
9 24 (31.58%) Razor View Engine
9 24 (31.58%) Domain-Driven Design
10 23 (30.26%) Node.js
11 22 (28.95%) Facebook
11 22 (28.95%) RESTful
11 22 (28.95%) NoSQL
11 22 (28.95%) Social Media
11 22 (28.95%) ASP.NET Web API
11 22 (28.95%) Sony
11 22 (28.95%) BBC
11 22 (28.95%) Git (software)
11 22 (28.95%) Ruby
11 22 (28.95%) Yahoo!
11 22 (28.95%) Google
11 22 (28.95%) Apple

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the St Albans 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 23 (30.26%) Node.js
2 6 (7.89%) CMS
3 3 (3.95%) Sitecore CMS
3 3 (3.95%) EPiServer CMS
4 2 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.63%) IIS
4 2 (2.63%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.63%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.32%) Apache
5 1 (1.32%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.32%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.32%) Mingle
2 1 (1.32%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (31.58%) Internet
2 2 (2.63%) Wireless
2 2 (2.63%) DHCP
2 2 (2.63%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.63%) DNS
3 1 (1.32%) Broadband
3 1 (1.32%) LAN
3 1 (1.32%) VoIP
3 1 (1.32%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (61.84%) SQL Server 2012
2 22 (28.95%) NoSQL
3 7 (9.21%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (5.26%) DB2
5 3 (3.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.32%) RavenDB
7 1 (1.32%) Neo4j
7 1 (1.32%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.32%) PerformancePoint
7 1 (1.32%) OLAP
7 1 (1.32%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.32%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 22 (28.95%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.95%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.32%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.32%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (1.32%) NUnit
3 1 (1.32%) Selenium
3 1 (1.32%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.32%) MSTest
3 1 (1.32%) PhoneGap
3 1 (1.32%) SpecFlow
General
1 24 (31.58%) Games
2 8 (10.53%) Finance
3 2 (2.63%) Marketing
4 1 (1.32%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.32%) Retail
Job Titles
1 68 (89.47%) Developer
2 61 (80.26%) .NET Developer
3 16 (21.05%) Senior Developer
4 13 (17.11%) Senior .NET Developer
5 9 (11.84%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (11.84%) Senior C# Developer
5 9 (11.84%) C# Developer
6 6 (7.89%) Analyst
7 4 (5.26%) ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (5.26%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (3.95%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (3.95%) IT Support
8 3 (3.95%) Web Developer
9 2 (2.63%) Test Analyst
9 2 (2.63%) Support Analyst
9 2 (2.63%) Database Developer
9 2 (2.63%) IT Support Analyst
9 2 (2.63%) Senior Database Developer
10 1 (1.32%) Software Test Analyst
10 1 (1.32%) Information Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (89.47%) .NET
2 62 (81.58%) ASP.NET
3 48 (63.16%) WCF
4 47 (61.84%) ASP.NET MVC
4 47 (61.84%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 24 (31.58%) Razor View Engine
6 22 (28.95%) RESTful
6 22 (28.95%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (3.95%) HTML
8 2 (2.63%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (2.63%) HTML5
8 2 (2.63%) jQuery
8 2 (2.63%) CSS
8 2 (2.63%) JSP
9 1 (1.32%) Struts
9 1 (1.32%) Web Services
9 1 (1.32%) XML
9 1 (1.32%) MDX
9 1 (1.32%) ADO.NET
9 1 (1.32%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 22 (28.95%) BBC
1 22 (28.95%) Social Media
2 1 (1.32%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.32%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.32%) Biotechnology
2 1 (1.32%) Data Integration
2 1 (1.32%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.26%) Windows
2 3 (3.95%) Linux
3 2 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (2.63%) Android
3 2 (2.63%) Windows 7
3 2 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.32%) UNIX
4 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (76.32%) MVC
2 54 (71.05%) TDD
2 54 (71.05%) BDD
3 47 (61.84%) Web Application Development
4 46 (60.53%) OO
5 24 (31.58%) CQRS
5 24 (31.58%) Domain-Driven Design
6 7 (9.21%) Workflow
7 6 (7.89%) Document Management
7 6 (7.89%) Software Engineering
8 5 (6.58%) E-Commerce
9 3 (3.95%) ERP
9 3 (3.95%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (2.63%) Scrum
10 2 (2.63%) Software Testing
10 2 (2.63%) Unit Testing
10 2 (2.63%) Infrastructure Management
10 2 (2.63%) Software Deployment
11 1 (1.32%) Kimball Methodology
11 1 (1.32%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 63 (82.89%) C#
2 22 (28.95%) Ruby
3 6 (7.89%) SQL
4 5 (6.58%) JavaScript
5 4 (5.26%) Java
6 2 (2.63%) C++
6 2 (2.63%) VB
6 2 (2.63%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.32%) VB6
7 1 (1.32%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.32%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (1.32%) ISEB
1 1 (1.32%) ISTQB
1 1 (1.32%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.32%) SLA
1 1 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.32%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.32%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 22 (28.95%) Apple
1 22 (28.95%) Sony
1 22 (28.95%) Yahoo!
1 22 (28.95%) Google
1 22 (28.95%) Facebook
2 16 (21.05%) Microsoft
3 6 (7.89%) EPiServer
4 5 (6.58%) Oracle
5 3 (3.95%) Sitecore
5 3 (3.95%) Epicor
6 2 (2.63%) VMware
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