The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the St Albans region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 9 3 7
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +4
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 27 52 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 19.71% 23.96% 23.16%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 49.09% 58.43% 53.95%
Number of salaries quoted 26 40 35
Average salary £48,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.77% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,750 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
St Albans
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
55 89 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 40.15% 41.01% 42.94%
Number of salaries quoted 50 69 47
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +23.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
SQL Server
Hertfordshire

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 16 April 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in St Albans

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 33 (78.57%) .NET
2 32 (76.19%) C#
3 22 (52.38%) MVC
4 21 (50.00%) ASP.NET
5 20 (47.62%) TDD
5 20 (47.62%) BDD
6 18 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
6 18 (42.86%) Web Application Development
6 18 (42.86%) SQL Server 2012
6 18 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 18 (42.86%) WCF
7 17 (40.48%) OO
8 12 (28.57%) SQL
9 10 (23.81%) JavaScript
9 10 (23.81%) MySQL
9 10 (23.81%) Internet
10 9 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (21.43%) Microsoft
10 9 (21.43%) Domain-Driven Design
10 9 (21.43%) Games
10 9 (21.43%) Finance
10 9 (21.43%) CQRS
10 9 (21.43%) Node.js
10 9 (21.43%) Razor View Engine
11 8 (19.05%) NoSQL
11 8 (19.05%) Social Media
11 8 (19.05%) Facebook
11 8 (19.05%) ASP.NET Web API
11 8 (19.05%) BBC
11 8 (19.05%) Sony

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 9 (21.43%) Node.js
2 3 (7.14%) Apache
2 3 (7.14%) MS Exchange
3 2 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2000
4 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (2.38%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (11.90%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.38%) Mingle
2 1 (2.38%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.38%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (23.81%) Internet
2 2 (4.76%) Firewall
3 1 (2.38%) Broadband
3 1 (2.38%) LAN
3 1 (2.38%) VoIP
3 1 (2.38%) WAN
3 1 (2.38%) DHCP
3 1 (2.38%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (42.86%) SQL Server 2012
2 10 (23.81%) MySQL
3 8 (19.05%) NoSQL
4 7 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (2.38%) PerformancePoint
8 1 (2.38%) RavenDB
8 1 (2.38%) Neo4j
8 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database
8 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
8 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (2.38%) Star Schema
8 1 (2.38%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 8 (19.05%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.38%) MSTest
2 1 (2.38%) SpecFlow
2 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.38%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.38%) NUnit
General
1 9 (21.43%) Finance
1 9 (21.43%) Games
2 4 (9.52%) Marketing
3 1 (2.38%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 35 (83.33%) Developer
2 20 (47.62%) .NET Developer
3 6 (14.29%) Web Developer
4 5 (11.90%) Junior
4 5 (11.90%) Applications Developer
4 5 (11.90%) Senior Developer
4 5 (11.90%) Junior Developer
5 3 (7.14%) Junior Applications Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Junior Business Intelligence Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Senior .NET Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Senior Web Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 2 (4.76%) IT Manager
6 2 (4.76%) Analyst
7 1 (2.38%) Test Analyst
7 1 (2.38%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (2.38%) C# Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Analyst Programmer
7 1 (2.38%) Programmer
7 1 (2.38%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (78.57%) .NET
2 21 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 18 (42.86%) WCF
3 18 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
3 18 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 9 (21.43%) Razor View Engine
5 8 (19.05%) RESTful
5 8 (19.05%) ASP.NET Web API
6 5 (11.90%) HTML
6 5 (11.90%) CSS
7 4 (9.52%) jQuery
8 2 (4.76%) KnockoutJS
9 1 (2.38%) AngularJS
9 1 (2.38%) Struts2
9 1 (2.38%) HTML5
9 1 (2.38%) RabbitMQ
9 1 (2.38%) CSS3
9 1 (2.38%) Classic ASP
9 1 (2.38%) JSP
9 1 (2.38%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.05%) BBC
1 8 (19.05%) Social Media
2 3 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.38%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.38%) Biotechnology
3 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.90%) Windows
2 4 (9.52%) Linux
2 4 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (4.76%) Windows XP
4 2 (4.76%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.38%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (52.38%) MVC
2 20 (47.62%) TDD
2 20 (47.62%) BDD
3 18 (42.86%) Web Application Development
4 17 (40.48%) OO
5 9 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (21.43%) CQRS
5 9 (21.43%) Domain-Driven Design
6 7 (16.67%) B2B
6 7 (16.67%) E-Commerce
7 6 (14.29%) ERP
8 4 (9.52%) Software Engineering
9 2 (4.76%) CRM
9 2 (4.76%) B2C
9 2 (4.76%) Web Development
9 2 (4.76%) Unit Testing
9 2 (4.76%) Responsive Web Design
10 1 (2.38%) Kimball Methodology
10 1 (2.38%) Test Management
10 1 (2.38%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 32 (76.19%) C#
2 12 (28.57%) SQL
3 10 (23.81%) JavaScript
4 8 (19.05%) Ruby
5 7 (16.67%) VB.NET
6 6 (14.29%) Java
7 5 (11.90%) PHP
8 2 (4.76%) T-SQL
9 1 (2.38%) VB
9 1 (2.38%) VB6
Qualifications
1 5 (11.90%) Degree
2 1 (2.38%) MCSE
2 1 (2.38%) MCSA
2 1 (2.38%) ISEB
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.38%) MCTS
2 1 (2.38%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) SLA
1 1 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.76%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.38%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 8 (19.05%) Sony
2 8 (19.05%) Yahoo!
2 8 (19.05%) Google
2 8 (19.05%) Facebook
2 8 (19.05%) Apple
3 6 (14.29%) Epicor
4 5 (11.90%) Sage
5 4 (9.52%) Oracle
6 2 (4.76%) Cisco
7 1 (2.38%) Red Hat
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Sky
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago