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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 11 12 3
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -9
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 52 16 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 33.12% 13.11% 22.69%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 60.47% 37.21% 56.84%
Number of salaries quoted 52 15 46
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +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
86 43 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 54.78% 35.25% 39.92%
Number of salaries quoted 81 38 83
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 27 March 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in St Albans

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (95.45%) .NET
2 103 (93.64%) C#
3 92 (83.64%) ASP.NET
4 87 (79.09%) MVC
5 70 (63.64%) ASP.NET MVC
6 67 (60.91%) Agile Software Development
7 63 (57.27%) TDD
8 60 (54.55%) OO
9 59 (53.64%) BDD
10 57 (51.82%) WCF
11 52 (47.27%) Web Application Development
12 40 (36.36%) Git (software)
13 35 (31.82%) RESTful
14 32 (29.09%) CQRS
15 29 (26.36%) ASP.NET Web API
16 28 (25.45%) NoSQL
17 26 (23.64%) Node.js
17 26 (23.64%) Social Media
17 26 (23.64%) Domain-Driven Design
17 26 (23.64%) Facebook
17 26 (23.64%) Ruby
17 26 (23.64%) Yahoo!
17 26 (23.64%) Google
17 26 (23.64%) JavaScript
17 26 (23.64%) Sony
17 26 (23.64%) BBC
17 26 (23.64%) Games
17 26 (23.64%) Apple
17 26 (23.64%) Internet
18 23 (20.91%) CMS

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 26 (23.64%) Node.js
2 23 (20.91%) CMS
3 11 (10.00%) Sitecore CMS
3 11 (10.00%) EPiServer CMS
4 7 (6.36%) Confluence
4 7 (6.36%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.91%) Drupal
5 1 (0.91%) IIS
5 1 (0.91%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (5.45%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 3 (2.73%) Oracle Financials
1 3 (2.73%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.91%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 11 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (23.64%) Internet
2 1 (0.91%) DHCP
2 1 (0.91%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.91%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (25.45%) NoSQL
2 7 (6.36%) RavenDB
2 7 (6.36%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (6.36%) Neo4j
3 6 (5.45%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (4.55%) Big Data
4 5 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (3.64%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (3.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (2.73%) QlikView
7 2 (1.82%) JasperReports
7 2 (1.82%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.82%) Redis
8 1 (0.91%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 40 (36.36%) Git (software)
2 16 (14.55%) Visual Studio
3 14 (12.73%) Octopus Deploy
4 9 (8.18%) SpecFlow
4 9 (8.18%) NUnit
4 9 (8.18%) TeamCity
5 7 (6.36%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (6.36%) JIRA
6 6 (5.45%) MSTest
7 1 (0.91%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.91%) Selenium
7 1 (0.91%) Jasmine
General
1 26 (23.64%) Games
2 13 (11.82%) Finance
3 3 (2.73%) Retail
Job Titles
1 108 (98.18%) Developer
2 70 (63.64%) .NET Developer
3 18 (16.36%) C# Developer
3 18 (16.36%) C# .NET Developer
4 14 (12.73%) Programmer
5 10 (9.09%) Junior
5 10 (9.09%) Software Engineer
5 10 (9.09%) Junior Developer
6 9 (8.18%) Software Developer
6 9 (8.18%) Senior Developer
6 9 (8.18%) AWS Developer
6 9 (8.18%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 8 (7.27%) ASP.NET Developer
8 7 (6.36%) SQL Developer
8 7 (6.36%) Junior Software Developer
9 6 (5.45%) Graduate
9 6 (5.45%) Web Developer
9 6 (5.45%) .NET Programmer
10 5 (4.55%) Junior Programmer
10 5 (4.55%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (95.45%) .NET
2 92 (83.64%) ASP.NET
3 70 (63.64%) ASP.NET MVC
4 57 (51.82%) WCF
5 35 (31.82%) RESTful
6 29 (26.36%) ASP.NET Web API
7 21 (19.09%) HTML
8 20 (18.18%) .NET Framework
9 16 (14.55%) Web Services
10 14 (12.73%) HTML5
11 13 (11.82%) CSS
12 10 (9.09%) KnockoutJS
13 9 (8.18%) AngularJS
14 6 (5.45%) CSS3
14 6 (5.45%) Ajax
14 6 (5.45%) jQuery
15 5 (4.55%) WPF
15 5 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 2 (1.82%) Kendo UI
16 2 (1.82%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 26 (23.64%) BBC
1 26 (23.64%) Social Media
2 8 (7.27%) Visualisation
3 5 (4.55%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.73%) FMCG
4 3 (2.73%) Replication
4 3 (2.73%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.73%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.91%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 11 (10.00%) Windows
2 5 (4.55%) Linux
3 2 (1.82%) Android
4 1 (0.91%) CentOS
4 1 (0.91%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.91%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.91%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (79.09%) MVC
2 67 (60.91%) Agile Software Development
3 63 (57.27%) TDD
4 60 (54.55%) OO
5 59 (53.64%) BDD
6 52 (47.27%) Web Application Development
7 32 (29.09%) CQRS
8 26 (23.64%) Domain-Driven Design
9 19 (17.27%) Software Engineering
10 15 (13.64%) E-Commerce
11 8 (7.27%) Web Development
12 7 (6.36%) Scrum
12 7 (6.36%) Unit Testing
13 5 (4.55%) OOP
13 5 (4.55%) ERP
14 4 (3.64%) Analytics
15 3 (2.73%) Performance Tuning
15 3 (2.73%) ETL
15 3 (2.73%) Business Intelligence
15 3 (2.73%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 103 (93.64%) C#
2 26 (23.64%) Ruby
2 26 (23.64%) JavaScript
3 22 (20.00%) SQL
4 13 (11.82%) PowerShell
5 8 (7.27%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.82%) VB.NET
6 2 (1.82%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (4.55%) Degree
2 4 (3.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.91%) MCTS
3 1 (0.91%) MCSD
3 1 (0.91%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.09%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (7.27%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.91%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 1 (0.91%) Puppet
Vendors
1 26 (23.64%) Apple
1 26 (23.64%) Sony
1 26 (23.64%) Yahoo!
1 26 (23.64%) Google
1 26 (23.64%) Facebook
2 19 (17.27%) Microsoft
3 16 (14.55%) EPiServer
4 11 (10.00%) Sitecore
5 7 (6.36%) SolarWinds
5 7 (6.36%) AppDynamics
6 5 (4.55%) Oracle
7 3 (2.73%) Sybase
7 3 (2.73%) SAP
7 3 (2.73%) Tableau
8 2 (1.82%) Epicor
9 1 (0.91%) VMware
9 1 (0.91%) Telerik
9 1 (0.91%) Jaspersoft
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Posted: 13 hours ago
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Salary: to £50,000 + Benefits
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Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits: overtime, bonus and other benefits
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