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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 12 4 2
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 54 47 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 34.18% 31.76% 25.93%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 62.07% 85.45% 62.50%
Number of salaries quoted 52 47 17
Average salary £46,000 £46,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,400
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
87 55 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 55.06% 37.16% 41.48%
Number of salaries quoted 85 55 20
Average salary £49,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,750 £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 28 August 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in St Albans

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 101 (88.60%) .NET
2 97 (85.09%) C#
3 93 (81.58%) Agile Software Development
4 92 (80.70%) ASP.NET
5 91 (79.82%) MVC
6 78 (68.42%) OO
7 76 (66.67%) TDD
8 69 (60.53%) ASP.NET MVC
9 52 (45.61%) SQL
10 51 (44.74%) WCF
11 47 (41.23%) BDD
11 47 (41.23%) Web Application Development
12 41 (35.96%) .NET Framework
13 40 (35.09%) Entity Framework
14 39 (34.21%) Windows
15 37 (32.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 34 (29.82%) T-SQL
16 34 (29.82%) JavaScript
17 33 (28.95%) Git (software)
18 32 (28.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 31 (27.19%) Scrum
20 30 (26.32%) AngularJS
21 24 (21.05%) Facebook
21 24 (21.05%) ASP.NET Web API
21 24 (21.05%) RESTful
21 24 (21.05%) Node.js
21 24 (21.05%) NoSQL
21 24 (21.05%) Social Media
21 24 (21.05%) Sony
21 24 (21.05%) BBC

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 24 (21.05%) Node.js
2 8 (7.02%) IIS
3 2 (1.75%) CMS
4 1 (0.88%) SugarCRM
4 1 (0.88%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.88%) Confluence
4 1 (0.88%) Kentico
4 1 (0.88%) EPiServer CMS
4 1 (0.88%) Apache
4 1 (0.88%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (2.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.75%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (1.75%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.88%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.88%) GoldMine
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (20.18%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (32.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 32 (28.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 24 (21.05%) NoSQL
4 18 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
5 14 (12.28%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (6.14%) QlikView
7 3 (2.63%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (2.63%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (2.63%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.88%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 33 (28.95%) Git (software)
2 16 (14.04%) Visual Studio
3 9 (7.89%) Octopus Deploy
4 8 (7.02%) Bitbucket
4 8 (7.02%) ReSharper
4 8 (7.02%) TeamCity
5 3 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.75%) JIRA
6 2 (1.75%) NuGet
7 1 (0.88%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.88%) Selenium
7 1 (0.88%) HP UFT
General
1 23 (20.18%) Games
2 16 (14.04%) Finance
3 1 (0.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 102 (89.47%) Developer
2 72 (63.16%) .NET Developer
3 20 (17.54%) Senior Developer
4 17 (14.91%) Software Developer
4 17 (14.91%) C# Developer
4 17 (14.91%) C# .NET Developer
5 16 (14.04%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 16 (14.04%) ASP.NET Developer
6 11 (9.65%) Senior Software Developer
7 10 (8.77%) Senior .NET Developer
8 9 (7.89%) Technical Leader
9 8 (7.02%) Programmer
9 8 (7.02%) C# Software Developer
9 8 (7.02%) .NET Software Developer
10 7 (6.14%) AWS Developer
10 7 (6.14%) Web Developer
11 6 (5.26%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
11 6 (5.26%) Senior C# Developer
12 4 (3.51%) Database Developer
12 4 (3.51%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (88.60%) .NET
2 92 (80.70%) ASP.NET
3 69 (60.53%) ASP.NET MVC
4 51 (44.74%) WCF
5 41 (35.96%) .NET Framework
6 40 (35.09%) Entity Framework
7 30 (26.32%) AngularJS
8 24 (21.05%) RESTful
8 24 (21.05%) ASP.NET Web API
9 20 (17.54%) HTML
10 13 (11.40%) CSS
11 10 (8.77%) HTML5
12 8 (7.02%) LINQ
12 8 (7.02%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 8 (7.02%) ADO.NET
13 7 (6.14%) XML
14 6 (5.26%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
15 5 (4.39%) Kendo UI
15 5 (4.39%) jQuery
16 4 (3.51%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 24 (21.05%) BBC
1 24 (21.05%) Social Media
2 8 (7.02%) Visualisation
3 5 (4.39%) Replication
4 2 (1.75%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 39 (34.21%) Windows
2 1 (0.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (81.58%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (79.82%) MVC
3 78 (68.42%) OO
4 76 (66.67%) TDD
5 47 (41.23%) BDD
5 47 (41.23%) Web Application Development
6 31 (27.19%) Scrum
7 23 (20.18%) OOP
7 23 (20.18%) CQRS
7 23 (20.18%) Domain-Driven Design
8 13 (11.40%) Analytics
8 13 (11.40%) Mentoring
9 8 (7.02%) Responsive Web Design
9 8 (7.02%) Web Design
9 8 (7.02%) Data Analysis
10 7 (6.14%) Coaching
11 4 (3.51%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (3.51%) Technical Architecture
12 3 (2.63%) Web Development
12 3 (2.63%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 97 (85.09%) C#
2 52 (45.61%) SQL
3 34 (29.82%) T-SQL
3 34 (29.82%) JavaScript
4 24 (21.05%) Ruby
5 14 (12.28%) VB.NET
6 3 (2.63%) Java
6 3 (2.63%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.88%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.88%) PHP
7 1 (0.88%) VBA
7 1 (0.88%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.75%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 24 (21.05%) Apple
1 24 (21.05%) Yahoo!
1 24 (21.05%) Google
1 24 (21.05%) Sony
1 24 (21.05%) Facebook
2 9 (7.89%) Microsoft
3 8 (7.02%) New Relic
4 7 (6.14%) Tableau
5 5 (4.39%) Telerik
5 5 (4.39%) Oracle
6 2 (1.75%) SAP
7 1 (0.88%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.88%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.88%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.88%) SolarWinds
7 1 (0.88%) AppDynamics
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Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: up to 30k + Pension, 25 days, flexi time and more
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Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Guru Careers
Salary: £25k - £30k (DOE)
Posted: 11 days ago
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Deloitte
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago