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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 9 6 9
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 56 58 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 40.29% 39.46% 15.56%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 62.22% 78.38% 73.68%
Number of salaries quoted 55 56 14
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +43.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
90 74 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 64.75% 50.34% 21.11%
Number of salaries quoted 83 71 19
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +69.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £40,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 8 February 2016.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in St Albans

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 74 (85.06%) .NET
2 72 (82.76%) ASP.NET
2 72 (82.76%) MVC
3 66 (75.86%) C#
4 55 (63.22%) ASP.NET MVC
5 54 (62.07%) Agile Software Development
6 46 (52.87%) SQL Server 2014
7 43 (49.43%) NoSQL
7 43 (49.43%) WCF
8 42 (48.28%) Web Application Development
9 41 (47.13%) BDD
9 41 (47.13%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 41 (47.13%) TDD
10 40 (45.98%) Ruby
10 40 (45.98%) Git (software)
10 40 (45.98%) RESTful
10 40 (45.98%) ASP.NET Web API
10 40 (45.98%) Node.js
11 35 (40.23%) OO
12 30 (34.48%) HTML
13 29 (33.33%) Facebook
14 27 (31.03%) Entity Framework
14 27 (31.03%) .NET Framework
15 25 (28.74%) Yahoo!
15 25 (28.74%) Google
15 25 (28.74%) Sony
15 25 (28.74%) BBC
15 25 (28.74%) Apple
15 25 (28.74%) Social Media
16 22 (25.29%) CSS

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 40 (45.98%) Node.js
2 8 (9.20%) IIS
3 1 (1.15%) SAS
3 1 (1.15%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (4.60%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.15%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (1.15%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.05%) SaaS
2 4 (4.60%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.15%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (52.87%) SQL Server 2014
2 43 (49.43%) NoSQL
3 14 (16.09%) SQL Server 2012
4 12 (13.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (10.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (9.20%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (8.05%) RDBMS
7 7 (8.05%) Relational Database
7 7 (8.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (6.90%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (5.75%) MongoDB
9 5 (5.75%) RavenDB
10 4 (4.60%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 3 (3.45%) Neo4j
12 1 (1.15%) Big Data
12 1 (1.15%) Hadoop
12 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database
12 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database 10g
12 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (1.15%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 40 (45.98%) Git (software)
2 11 (12.64%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (16.09%) Finance
2 6 (6.90%) Games
3 4 (4.60%) Advertising
3 4 (4.60%) Marketing
4 1 (1.15%) French Language
Job Titles
1 69 (79.31%) Developer
2 63 (72.41%) .NET Developer
3 35 (40.23%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 34 (39.08%) ASP.NET Developer
5 29 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 29 (33.33%) C# Developer
6 26 (29.89%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 25 (28.74%) Social Media Developer
8 23 (26.44%) Junior
8 23 (26.44%) Junior Developer
9 21 (24.14%) Junior .NET Developer
10 18 (20.69%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
10 18 (20.69%) Junior ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 13 (14.94%) Junior C# .NET Developer
11 13 (14.94%) Junior C# Developer
12 12 (13.79%) HTML Developer
13 10 (11.49%) Graduate
13 10 (11.49%) Graduate .NET Developer
13 10 (11.49%) Graduate C# Developer
13 10 (11.49%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (85.06%) .NET
2 72 (82.76%) ASP.NET
3 55 (63.22%) ASP.NET MVC
4 43 (49.43%) WCF
5 41 (47.13%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 40 (45.98%) ASP.NET Web API
6 40 (45.98%) RESTful
7 30 (34.48%) HTML
8 27 (31.03%) .NET Framework
8 27 (31.03%) Entity Framework
9 22 (25.29%) CSS
10 13 (14.94%) LINQ
11 12 (13.79%) ADO.NET
12 11 (12.64%) XML
13 9 (10.34%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 8 (9.20%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 6 (6.90%) AngularJS
16 5 (5.75%) KnockoutJS
16 5 (5.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 4 (4.60%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 25 (28.74%) BBC
1 25 (28.74%) Social Media
2 10 (11.49%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (8.05%) N-Tier
4 4 (4.60%) Clustering
4 4 (4.60%) Replication
5 3 (3.45%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.45%) Statistics
6 2 (2.30%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.15%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 21 (24.14%) Windows
2 13 (14.94%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (82.76%) MVC
2 54 (62.07%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (48.28%) Web Application Development
4 41 (47.13%) BDD
4 41 (47.13%) TDD
5 35 (40.23%) OO
6 10 (11.49%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (9.20%) Release Management
7 8 (9.20%) Waterfall
8 7 (8.05%) B2B
8 7 (8.05%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (5.75%) Business Development
10 4 (4.60%) ETL
11 3 (3.45%) Analytics
11 3 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
11 3 (3.45%) High Availability
11 3 (3.45%) Presales
12 2 (2.30%) Configuration Management
12 2 (2.30%) Data Visualisation
12 2 (2.30%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 66 (75.86%) C#
2 40 (45.98%) Ruby
3 21 (24.14%) SQL
4 18 (20.69%) T-SQL
5 16 (18.39%) JavaScript
6 13 (14.94%) VB.NET
7 6 (6.90%) PHP
8 2 (2.30%) Java
9 1 (1.15%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.15%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (16.09%) Degree
2 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 29 (33.33%) Facebook
2 25 (28.74%) Apple
2 25 (28.74%) Google
2 25 (28.74%) Sony
2 25 (28.74%) Yahoo!
3 14 (16.09%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.30%) Oracle
4 2 (2.30%) SAP
4 2 (2.30%) Tableau
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