The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 7 8 6
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 53 14 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 37.86% 16.09% 22.83%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 75.71% 66.67% 52.63%
Number of salaries quoted 52 14 47
Average salary £47,500 £33,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+43.93% -12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £22,600 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £40,000 £65,000
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 St Albans region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
St Albans
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
70 21 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 50.00% 24.14% 43.38%
Number of salaries quoted 68 21 91
Average salary £52,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+61.53% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £20,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 28 January 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in St Albans

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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.

1 105 (92.11%) .NET
2 102 (89.47%) C#
3 90 (78.95%) ASP.NET
4 83 (72.81%) MVC
5 74 (64.91%) Agile Software Development
6 66 (57.89%) ASP.NET MVC
7 63 (55.26%) OO
7 63 (55.26%) TDD
8 62 (54.39%) BDD
9 56 (49.12%) WCF
10 51 (44.74%) Web Application Development
11 38 (33.33%) RESTful
12 36 (31.58%) Git (software)
12 36 (31.58%) CQRS
13 27 (23.68%) ASP.NET Web API
13 27 (23.68%) CMS
14 26 (22.81%) Games
14 26 (22.81%) Internet
14 26 (22.81%) Domain-Driven Design
14 26 (22.81%) NoSQL
15 25 (21.93%) Node.js
15 25 (21.93%) Facebook
15 25 (21.93%) Social Media
15 25 (21.93%) Apple
15 25 (21.93%) BBC
15 25 (21.93%) Sony
15 25 (21.93%) Ruby
15 25 (21.93%) Yahoo!
15 25 (21.93%) Google
16 23 (20.18%) EPiServer

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 27 (23.68%) CMS
2 25 (21.93%) Node.js
3 14 (12.28%) Sitecore CMS
3 14 (12.28%) EPiServer CMS
4 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.88%) IIS
4 1 (0.88%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (8.77%) Mingle
2 2 (1.75%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.63%) Oracle Financials
1 3 (2.63%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.88%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.51%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (22.81%) Internet
2 1 (0.88%) DHCP
2 1 (0.88%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.88%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (22.81%) NoSQL
2 14 (12.28%) SQL Server 2012
3 11 (9.65%) Neo4j
3 11 (9.65%) RavenDB
4 10 (8.77%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (5.26%) QlikView
6 5 (4.39%) Big Data
7 4 (3.51%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (1.75%) JasperReports
10 1 (0.88%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.88%) Redis
10 1 (0.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 36 (31.58%) Git (software)
2 12 (10.53%) Visual Studio
2 12 (10.53%) NUnit
2 12 (10.53%) TeamCity
3 11 (9.65%) Octopus Deploy
4 10 (8.77%) MSTest
5 2 (1.75%) Selenium
6 1 (0.88%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (0.88%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.88%) Jasmine
6 1 (0.88%) WebDriver
General
1 26 (22.81%) Games
2 16 (14.04%) Finance
3 3 (2.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 111 (97.37%) Developer
2 71 (62.28%) .NET Developer
3 21 (18.42%) C# Developer
3 21 (18.42%) C# .NET Developer
4 16 (14.04%) Programmer
5 14 (12.28%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 12 (10.53%) Senior Developer
7 11 (9.65%) Junior
7 11 (9.65%) ASP.NET Developer
7 11 (9.65%) Junior Developer
7 11 (9.65%) Senior .NET Developer
8 10 (8.77%) Senior C# Developer
8 10 (8.77%) Graduate
8 10 (8.77%) .NET Programmer
9 9 (7.89%) Software Programmer
9 9 (7.89%) Junior Programmer
9 9 (7.89%) Graduate Programmer
9 9 (7.89%) Software Developer
9 9 (7.89%) Junior Software Developer
10 8 (7.02%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (92.11%) .NET
2 90 (78.95%) ASP.NET
3 66 (57.89%) ASP.NET MVC
4 56 (49.12%) WCF
5 38 (33.33%) RESTful
6 27 (23.68%) ASP.NET Web API
7 19 (16.67%) Web Services
7 19 (16.67%) HTML
8 18 (15.79%) CSS
9 17 (14.91%) .NET Framework
10 15 (13.16%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 13 (11.40%) HTML5
12 12 (10.53%) CSS3
13 8 (7.02%) jQuery
14 5 (4.39%) WPF
14 5 (4.39%) Ajax
15 3 (2.63%) Razor View Engine
16 2 (1.75%) KnockoutJS
16 2 (1.75%) Hibernate
16 2 (1.75%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 25 (21.93%) BBC
1 25 (21.93%) Social Media
2 11 (9.65%) Visualisation
3 9 (7.89%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.63%) FMCG
4 3 (2.63%) Replication
4 3 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.88%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.88%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 13 (11.40%) Windows
2 5 (4.39%) Linux
3 2 (1.75%) Android
4 1 (0.88%) CentOS
4 1 (0.88%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (72.81%) MVC
2 74 (64.91%) Agile Software Development
3 63 (55.26%) TDD
3 63 (55.26%) OO
4 62 (54.39%) BDD
5 51 (44.74%) Web Application Development
6 36 (31.58%) CQRS
7 26 (22.81%) Domain-Driven Design
8 19 (16.67%) E-Commerce
9 17 (14.91%) Software Engineering
10 13 (11.40%) Unit Testing
11 12 (10.53%) Web Development
12 7 (6.14%) ERP
13 6 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
14 4 (3.51%) Scrum
14 4 (3.51%) Analytics
15 3 (2.63%) Performance Tuning
15 3 (2.63%) Mentoring
15 3 (2.63%) User Acceptance Testing
15 3 (2.63%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 102 (89.47%) C#
2 25 (21.93%) Ruby
3 23 (20.18%) SQL
4 22 (19.30%) JavaScript
5 10 (8.77%) PowerShell
6 8 (7.02%) T-SQL
7 4 (3.51%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.75%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (7.89%) Degree
2 2 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.88%) MCTS
3 1 (0.88%) MCSD
3 1 (0.88%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.88%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.88%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 1 (0.88%) Puppet
1 1 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 25 (21.93%) Apple
1 25 (21.93%) Sony
1 25 (21.93%) Yahoo!
1 25 (21.93%) Google
1 25 (21.93%) Facebook
2 23 (20.18%) EPiServer
3 20 (17.54%) Microsoft
4 14 (12.28%) Sitecore
5 6 (5.26%) Tableau
6 5 (4.39%) Oracle
7 3 (2.63%) Sybase
7 3 (2.63%) SAP
7 3 (2.63%) Birst
8 2 (1.75%) Epicor
9 1 (0.88%) VMware
9 1 (0.88%) Telerik
9 1 (0.88%) Jaspersoft
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