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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 13 6 7
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 60 38 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 30.46% 26.95% 19.44%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 52.17% 61.29% 53.03%
Number of salaries quoted 56 37 18
Average salary £43,750 £60,000 £44,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.08% +35.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,050
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £53,100
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
115 62 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 58.38% 43.97% 36.67%
Number of salaries quoted 103 58 33
Average salary £46,250 £60,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.91% +41.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,900
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £48,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%

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 22 May 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in St Albans

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 107 (95.54%) .NET
2 104 (92.86%) C#
3 98 (87.50%) ASP.NET
4 94 (83.93%) MVC
5 81 (72.32%) Agile Software Development
6 76 (67.86%) TDD
7 73 (65.18%) OO
7 73 (65.18%) ASP.NET MVC
8 57 (50.89%) BDD
9 53 (47.32%) WCF
10 52 (46.43%) Web Application Development
11 41 (36.61%) Git (software)
12 36 (32.14%) SQL
13 34 (30.36%) JavaScript
14 33 (29.46%) RESTful
15 30 (26.79%) CQRS
15 30 (26.79%) .NET Framework
16 29 (25.89%) ASP.NET Web API
17 28 (25.00%) NoSQL
18 26 (23.21%) Social Media
18 26 (23.21%) Domain-Driven Design
18 26 (23.21%) Facebook
18 26 (23.21%) Node.js
18 26 (23.21%) Yahoo!
18 26 (23.21%) Google
18 26 (23.21%) Ruby
18 26 (23.21%) Windows
18 26 (23.21%) BBC
18 26 (23.21%) Games
18 26 (23.21%) Sony

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (23.21%) Node.js
2 13 (11.61%) CMS
3 7 (6.25%) Confluence
3 7 (6.25%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (5.36%) EPiServer CMS
4 6 (5.36%) Sitecore CMS
5 4 (3.57%) IIS
6 1 (0.89%) Drupal
Applications
1 4 (3.57%) Mingle
2 1 (0.89%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.89%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (8.93%) SaaS
2 3 (2.68%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 26 (23.21%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (25.00%) NoSQL
2 21 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 20 (17.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (5.36%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (4.46%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (4.46%) Neo4j
5 5 (4.46%) RavenDB
5 5 (4.46%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.79%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.79%) Redis
6 2 (1.79%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.79%) QlikView
6 2 (1.79%) JasperReports
7 1 (0.89%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 41 (36.61%) Git (software)
2 19 (16.96%) Visual Studio
3 15 (13.39%) Octopus Deploy
4 10 (8.93%) TeamCity
5 9 (8.04%) SpecFlow
6 8 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
6 8 (7.14%) JIRA
7 7 (6.25%) NUnit
8 4 (3.57%) MSTest
9 3 (2.68%) ReSharper
9 3 (2.68%) Bitbucket
10 2 (1.79%) Selenium
11 1 (0.89%) QuickTest Pro
11 1 (0.89%) WebDriver
11 1 (0.89%) Jasmine
11 1 (0.89%) NuGet
General
1 26 (23.21%) Games
2 8 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 102 (91.07%) Developer
2 74 (66.07%) .NET Developer
3 16 (14.29%) C# Developer
3 16 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
4 15 (13.39%) Software Developer
5 12 (10.71%) ASP.NET Developer
5 12 (10.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 11 (9.82%) Senior Developer
6 11 (9.82%) Programmer
7 8 (7.14%) Software Engineer
8 7 (6.25%) Junior Developer
8 7 (6.25%) Technical Leader
8 7 (6.25%) Junior
8 7 (6.25%) AWS Developer
9 6 (5.36%) .NET Software Developer
9 6 (5.36%) Senior Software Developer
9 6 (5.36%) C# Software Developer
10 5 (4.46%) Junior Software Developer
10 5 (4.46%) Web Developer
11 4 (3.57%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 107 (95.54%) .NET
2 98 (87.50%) ASP.NET
3 73 (65.18%) ASP.NET MVC
4 53 (47.32%) WCF
5 33 (29.46%) RESTful
6 30 (26.79%) .NET Framework
7 29 (25.89%) ASP.NET Web API
8 24 (21.43%) AngularJS
9 20 (17.86%) Entity Framework
10 19 (16.96%) HTML
11 15 (13.39%) HTML5
12 12 (10.71%) Web Services
13 11 (9.82%) KnockoutJS
14 10 (8.93%) CSS
15 5 (4.46%) CSS3
15 5 (4.46%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 3 (2.68%) Kendo UI
17 2 (1.79%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 2 (1.79%) LESS
17 2 (1.79%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 26 (23.21%) Social Media
1 26 (23.21%) BBC
2 3 (2.68%) Computer Science
2 3 (2.68%) Mobile App
3 2 (1.79%) Visualisation
3 2 (1.79%) Replication
4 1 (0.89%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 26 (23.21%) Windows
2 4 (3.57%) Linux
3 1 (0.89%) CentOS
3 1 (0.89%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (83.93%) MVC
2 81 (72.32%) Agile Software Development
3 76 (67.86%) TDD
4 73 (65.18%) OO
5 57 (50.89%) BDD
6 52 (46.43%) Web Application Development
7 30 (26.79%) CQRS
8 26 (23.21%) Domain-Driven Design
9 21 (18.75%) Scrum
10 18 (16.07%) OOP
11 15 (13.39%) Software Engineering
12 9 (8.04%) E-Commerce
13 6 (5.36%) Mentoring
13 6 (5.36%) Web Development
14 5 (4.46%) Unit Testing
15 4 (3.57%) Analytics
16 3 (2.68%) Data Analysis
16 3 (2.68%) Web Design
16 3 (2.68%) Business Intelligence
16 3 (2.68%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 104 (92.86%) C#
2 36 (32.14%) SQL
3 34 (30.36%) JavaScript
4 26 (23.21%) Ruby
5 22 (19.64%) T-SQL
6 11 (9.82%) PowerShell
7 4 (3.57%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.79%) Java
9 1 (0.89%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (2.68%) Degree
3 1 (0.89%) MCTS
3 1 (0.89%) MCSD
3 1 (0.89%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.82%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.89%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 1 (0.89%) Puppet
Vendors
1 26 (23.21%) Facebook
1 26 (23.21%) Yahoo!
1 26 (23.21%) Google
1 26 (23.21%) Sony
1 26 (23.21%) Apple
2 11 (9.82%) Microsoft
3 8 (7.14%) EPiServer
4 7 (6.25%) SolarWinds
4 7 (6.25%) AppDynamics
5 6 (5.36%) Sitecore
6 3 (2.68%) Sybase
6 3 (2.68%) New Relic
7 2 (1.79%) Tableau
7 2 (1.79%) Oracle
7 2 (1.79%) Telerik
8 1 (0.89%) Epicor
8 1 (0.89%) Jaspersoft
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Netcel
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago