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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 5 6 3
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 53 24 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 40.46% 22.43% 37.84%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 91.38% 68.57% 62.92%
Number of salaries quoted 53 16 41
Average salary £40,000 £43,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.57% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,500 £65,000
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 St Albans region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
St Albans
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
58 35 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 44.27% 32.71% 60.14%
Number of salaries quoted 58 18 58
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 19 September 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in St Albans

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 87 (89.69%) .NET
2 81 (83.51%) C#
3 78 (80.41%) ASP.NET
4 76 (78.35%) Agile Software Development
5 73 (75.26%) MVC
6 63 (64.95%) TDD
6 63 (64.95%) BDD
7 58 (59.79%) ASP.NET MVC
7 58 (59.79%) OO
8 54 (55.67%) WCF
9 52 (53.61%) Web Application Development
10 47 (48.45%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 45 (46.39%) SQL Server 2012
12 31 (31.96%) CQRS
13 29 (29.90%) Git (software)
13 29 (29.90%) RESTful
14 27 (27.84%) Games
14 27 (27.84%) Internet
14 27 (27.84%) Domain-Driven Design
15 25 (25.77%) Social Media
15 25 (25.77%) NoSQL
15 25 (25.77%) Node.js
15 25 (25.77%) Facebook
15 25 (25.77%) ASP.NET Web API
15 25 (25.77%) Apple
15 25 (25.77%) BBC
15 25 (25.77%) Sony
15 25 (25.77%) Ruby
15 25 (25.77%) Yahoo!
15 25 (25.77%) Google

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 25 (25.77%) Node.js
2 13 (13.40%) CMS
3 7 (7.22%) Sitecore CMS
3 7 (7.22%) EPiServer CMS
4 2 (2.06%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.06%) IIS
4 2 (2.06%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.03%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.03%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (4.12%) MS Excel
1 4 (4.12%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 1 (1.03%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (27.84%) Internet
2 2 (2.06%) Wireless
2 2 (2.06%) DHCP
2 2 (2.06%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.06%) DNS
3 1 (1.03%) LAN
3 1 (1.03%) VoIP
3 1 (1.03%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (46.39%) SQL Server 2012
2 25 (25.77%) NoSQL
3 10 (10.31%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (4.12%) RavenDB
4 4 (4.12%) Neo4j
4 4 (4.12%) DB2
5 3 (3.09%) QlikView
6 2 (2.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.03%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 29 (29.90%) Git (software)
2 6 (6.19%) Visual Studio
3 5 (5.15%) NUnit
3 5 (5.15%) MSTest
4 4 (4.12%) TeamCity
4 4 (4.12%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (2.06%) Selenium
5 2 (2.06%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (1.03%) SpecFlow
6 1 (1.03%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 27 (27.84%) Games
2 9 (9.28%) Finance
3 1 (1.03%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.03%) Retail
3 1 (1.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 88 (90.72%) Developer
2 75 (77.32%) .NET Developer
3 21 (21.65%) Senior Developer
4 19 (19.59%) Senior .NET Developer
5 17 (17.53%) C# Developer
5 17 (17.53%) C# .NET Developer
6 15 (15.46%) Senior C# Developer
7 9 (9.28%) Analyst
7 9 (9.28%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 8 (8.25%) ASP.NET Developer
8 8 (8.25%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (5.15%) Programmer
10 4 (4.12%) Graduate
10 4 (4.12%) Software Developer
10 4 (4.12%) Web Developer
10 4 (4.12%) Junior Software Developer
10 4 (4.12%) .NET Programmer
10 4 (4.12%) Junior Developer
10 4 (4.12%) Graduate Programmer
10 4 (4.12%) Junior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (89.69%) .NET
2 78 (80.41%) ASP.NET
3 58 (59.79%) ASP.NET MVC
4 54 (55.67%) WCF
5 47 (48.45%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 29 (29.90%) RESTful
7 25 (25.77%) ASP.NET Web API
8 22 (22.68%) Razor View Engine
9 8 (8.25%) HTML
10 7 (7.22%) CSS
10 7 (7.22%) HTML5
11 6 (6.19%) CSS3
11 6 (6.19%) .NET Framework
12 5 (5.15%) Web Services
13 4 (4.12%) jQuery
14 1 (1.03%) KnockoutJS
14 1 (1.03%) AngularJS
14 1 (1.03%) PhoneGap
14 1 (1.03%) XML
14 1 (1.03%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 25 (25.77%) BBC
1 25 (25.77%) Social Media
2 4 (4.12%) Visualisation
2 4 (4.12%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.03%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.03%) Biotechnology
3 1 (1.03%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.03%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.03%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.25%) Windows
2 2 (2.06%) Linux
2 2 (2.06%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (2.06%) Android
2 2 (2.06%) Windows 7
2 2 (2.06%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.03%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (78.35%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (75.26%) MVC
3 63 (64.95%) TDD
3 63 (64.95%) BDD
4 58 (59.79%) OO
5 52 (53.61%) Web Application Development
6 31 (31.96%) CQRS
7 27 (27.84%) Domain-Driven Design
8 10 (10.31%) Software Engineering
8 10 (10.31%) E-Commerce
9 7 (7.22%) Workflow
9 7 (7.22%) Unit Testing
10 6 (6.19%) Document Management
11 5 (5.15%) ERP
11 5 (5.15%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (5.15%) Mentoring
12 4 (4.12%) Web Development
13 2 (2.06%) Functional Testing
13 2 (2.06%) Software Deployment
13 2 (2.06%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 81 (83.51%) C#
2 25 (25.77%) Ruby
3 10 (10.31%) SQL
4 9 (9.28%) JavaScript
5 4 (4.12%) T-SQL
5 4 (4.12%) VB.NET
5 4 (4.12%) PowerShell
6 3 (3.09%) Java
7 2 (2.06%) VB
7 2 (2.06%) C++
8 1 (1.03%) PHP
8 1 (1.03%) VB6
Qualifications
1 5 (5.15%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.03%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.03%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 25 (25.77%) Apple
1 25 (25.77%) Sony
1 25 (25.77%) Yahoo!
1 25 (25.77%) Google
1 25 (25.77%) Facebook
2 17 (17.53%) Microsoft
3 13 (13.40%) EPiServer
4 7 (7.22%) Sitecore
5 5 (5.15%) Oracle
6 3 (3.09%) Birst
6 3 (3.09%) Tableau
6 3 (3.09%) Epicor
7 2 (2.06%) VMware
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