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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 11 5 4
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 72 45 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 35.29% 27.95% 25.93%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 57.14% 81.82% 57.53%
Number of salaries quoted 64 45 18
Average salary £46,000 £50,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% +14.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £36,550
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
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
126 55 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 61.76% 34.16% 45.06%
Number of salaries quoted 111 54 23
Average salary £49,500 £50,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.00% +14.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £31,800
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £46,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 31 July 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in St Albans

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 113 (91.87%) .NET
2 109 (88.62%) C#
3 103 (83.74%) ASP.NET
4 102 (82.93%) MVC
5 94 (76.42%) Agile Software Development
6 81 (65.85%) OO
7 80 (65.04%) TDD
8 79 (64.23%) ASP.NET MVC
9 56 (45.53%) WCF
10 52 (42.28%) BDD
10 52 (42.28%) Web Application Development
11 49 (39.84%) SQL
12 44 (35.77%) .NET Framework
13 40 (32.52%) Git (software)
14 39 (31.71%) JavaScript
15 37 (30.08%) Entity Framework
16 36 (29.27%) Windows
17 34 (27.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 34 (27.64%) AngularJS
18 32 (26.02%) T-SQL
19 30 (24.39%) Scrum
19 30 (24.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 27 (21.95%) ASP.NET Web API
20 27 (21.95%) NoSQL
21 26 (21.14%) Node.js
21 26 (21.14%) Facebook
21 26 (21.14%) CQRS
21 26 (21.14%) Domain-Driven Design
21 26 (21.14%) Social Media
21 26 (21.14%) RESTful

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (21.14%) Node.js
2 8 (6.50%) IIS
3 7 (5.69%) Confluence
3 7 (5.69%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (4.07%) CMS
5 2 (1.63%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (1.63%) EPiServer CMS
6 1 (0.81%) Kentico
6 1 (0.81%) SugarCRM
6 1 (0.81%) Drupal
6 1 (0.81%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (1.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.81%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (0.81%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.81%) GoldMine
1 1 (0.81%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.32%) SaaS
2 8 (6.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 26 (21.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (27.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 30 (24.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 27 (21.95%) NoSQL
4 15 (12.20%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (10.57%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (4.88%) QlikView
7 3 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (1.63%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (1.63%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (1.63%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.81%) Redis
9 1 (0.81%) MySQL
9 1 (0.81%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 40 (32.52%) Git (software)
2 22 (17.89%) Visual Studio
3 14 (11.38%) Octopus Deploy
4 9 (7.32%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (6.50%) SpecFlow
5 8 (6.50%) JIRA
5 8 (6.50%) TeamCity
6 7 (5.69%) ReSharper
6 7 (5.69%) Bitbucket
7 2 (1.63%) NuGet
8 1 (0.81%) Selenium
8 1 (0.81%) HP UFT
8 1 (0.81%) NUnit
General
1 26 (21.14%) Games
2 14 (11.38%) Finance
3 1 (0.81%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 110 (89.43%) Developer
2 80 (65.04%) .NET Developer
3 21 (17.07%) Senior Developer
4 19 (15.45%) C# Developer
4 19 (15.45%) C# .NET Developer
5 17 (13.82%) Software Developer
6 15 (12.20%) ASP.NET Developer
6 15 (12.20%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 11 (8.94%) Senior Software Developer
8 9 (7.32%) Senior .NET Developer
8 9 (7.32%) Technical Leader
9 8 (6.50%) Programmer
9 8 (6.50%) AWS Developer
10 7 (5.69%) .NET Software Developer
10 7 (5.69%) C# Software Developer
11 6 (4.88%) Web Developer
12 5 (4.07%) Software Engineer
12 5 (4.07%) Senior C# Developer
12 5 (4.07%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
13 4 (3.25%) .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (91.87%) .NET
2 103 (83.74%) ASP.NET
3 79 (64.23%) ASP.NET MVC
4 56 (45.53%) WCF
5 44 (35.77%) .NET Framework
6 37 (30.08%) Entity Framework
7 34 (27.64%) AngularJS
8 27 (21.95%) ASP.NET Web API
9 26 (21.14%) RESTful
9 26 (21.14%) HTML
10 16 (13.01%) HTML5
11 13 (10.57%) CSS
12 10 (8.13%) KnockoutJS
13 7 (5.69%) ADO.NET
13 7 (5.69%) LINQ
13 7 (5.69%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 6 (4.88%) Kendo UI
14 6 (4.88%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
14 6 (4.88%) XML
15 5 (4.07%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 26 (21.14%) BBC
1 26 (21.14%) Social Media
2 7 (5.69%) Visualisation
3 5 (4.07%) Replication
4 3 (2.44%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.63%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 36 (29.27%) Windows
2 1 (0.81%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (82.93%) MVC
2 94 (76.42%) Agile Software Development
3 81 (65.85%) OO
4 80 (65.04%) TDD
5 52 (42.28%) BDD
5 52 (42.28%) Web Application Development
6 30 (24.39%) Scrum
7 26 (21.14%) Domain-Driven Design
7 26 (21.14%) CQRS
8 23 (18.70%) OOP
9 12 (9.76%) Mentoring
10 11 (8.94%) Analytics
11 7 (5.69%) Web Design
11 7 (5.69%) Data Analysis
11 7 (5.69%) Responsive Web Design
12 6 (4.88%) Software Engineering
12 6 (4.88%) Coaching
13 4 (3.25%) Technical Architecture
14 3 (2.44%) Web Development
14 3 (2.44%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 109 (88.62%) C#
2 49 (39.84%) SQL
3 39 (31.71%) JavaScript
4 32 (26.02%) T-SQL
5 26 (21.14%) Ruby
6 13 (10.57%) VB.NET
7 7 (5.69%) PowerShell
8 2 (1.63%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.63%) Java
9 1 (0.81%) PHP
9 1 (0.81%) VBA
9 1 (0.81%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (1.63%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.13%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (5.69%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 26 (21.14%) Apple
1 26 (21.14%) Yahoo!
1 26 (21.14%) Google
1 26 (21.14%) Sony
1 26 (21.14%) Facebook
2 10 (8.13%) Microsoft
3 7 (5.69%) New Relic
3 7 (5.69%) AppDynamics
3 7 (5.69%) SolarWinds
4 6 (4.88%) Tableau
5 5 (4.07%) Telerik
6 3 (2.44%) Oracle
7 2 (1.63%) EPiServer
7 2 (1.63%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.81%) SAP
8 1 (0.81%) Salesforce.com
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