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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 4 3 3
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 48 37 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 30.57% 26.06% 25.58%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 82.76% 61.67% 54.32%
Number of salaries quoted 48 18 35
Average salary £46,250 £43,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.55% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £48,250 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
58 60 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 36.94% 42.25% 47.09%
Number of salaries quoted 57 22 48
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +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 20 August 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in St Albans

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 78 (89.66%) .NET
2 73 (83.91%) C#
3 71 (81.61%) ASP.NET
4 67 (77.01%) MVC
5 59 (67.82%) TDD
5 59 (67.82%) BDD
6 54 (62.07%) ASP.NET MVC
6 54 (62.07%) SQL Server 2012
7 53 (60.92%) WCF
8 52 (59.77%) OO
8 52 (59.77%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 51 (58.62%) Web Application Development
10 26 (29.89%) CQRS
10 26 (29.89%) Domain-Driven Design
10 26 (29.89%) Razor View Engine
10 26 (29.89%) Node.js
10 26 (29.89%) Internet
10 26 (29.89%) Games
11 25 (28.74%) BBC
11 25 (28.74%) Ruby
11 25 (28.74%) Yahoo!
11 25 (28.74%) Google
11 25 (28.74%) Sony
11 25 (28.74%) Apple
11 25 (28.74%) NoSQL
11 25 (28.74%) RESTful
11 25 (28.74%) Git (software)
11 25 (28.74%) Social Media
11 25 (28.74%) ASP.NET Web API
11 25 (28.74%) Facebook

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 26 (29.89%) Node.js
2 10 (11.49%) CMS
3 5 (5.75%) Sitecore CMS
3 5 (5.75%) EPiServer CMS
4 2 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.30%) IIS
4 2 (2.30%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.30%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.15%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (4.60%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.15%) Mingle
2 1 (1.15%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (29.89%) Internet
2 2 (2.30%) Wireless
2 2 (2.30%) DHCP
2 2 (2.30%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.30%) DNS
3 1 (1.15%) Broadband
3 1 (1.15%) LAN
3 1 (1.15%) VoIP
3 1 (1.15%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (62.07%) SQL Server 2012
2 25 (28.74%) NoSQL
3 7 (8.05%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (4.60%) DB2
5 3 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.15%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.15%) PerformancePoint
7 1 (1.15%) RavenDB
7 1 (1.15%) Neo4j
7 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.15%) QlikView
7 1 (1.15%) OLAP
7 1 (1.15%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.15%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 25 (28.74%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.45%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.30%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (2.30%) Selenium
4 1 (1.15%) NUnit
4 1 (1.15%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.15%) MSTest
4 1 (1.15%) SpecFlow
General
1 26 (29.89%) Games
2 8 (9.20%) Finance
3 2 (2.30%) Marketing
4 1 (1.15%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.15%) Retail
Job Titles
1 78 (89.66%) Developer
2 71 (81.61%) .NET Developer
3 19 (21.84%) Senior Developer
4 16 (18.39%) Senior .NET Developer
5 14 (16.09%) C# .NET Developer
5 14 (16.09%) C# Developer
6 12 (13.79%) Senior C# Developer
7 8 (9.20%) Analyst
8 7 (8.05%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 6 (6.90%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
9 6 (6.90%) ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (3.45%) Test Analyst
10 3 (3.45%) Web Developer
10 3 (3.45%) IT Support
11 2 (2.30%) Software Test Analyst
11 2 (2.30%) Senior Database Developer
11 2 (2.30%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 2 (2.30%) Support Analyst
11 2 (2.30%) Database Developer
11 2 (2.30%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (89.66%) .NET
2 71 (81.61%) ASP.NET
3 54 (62.07%) ASP.NET MVC
4 53 (60.92%) WCF
5 52 (59.77%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 26 (29.89%) Razor View Engine
7 25 (28.74%) RESTful
7 25 (28.74%) ASP.NET Web API
8 5 (5.75%) HTML
9 4 (4.60%) HTML5
9 4 (4.60%) jQuery
9 4 (4.60%) CSS
10 3 (3.45%) CSS3
11 2 (2.30%) KnockoutJS
12 1 (1.15%) AngularJS
12 1 (1.15%) PhoneGap
12 1 (1.15%) RabbitMQ
12 1 (1.15%) JSP
12 1 (1.15%) Web Services
12 1 (1.15%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (28.74%) BBC
1 25 (28.74%) Social Media
2 2 (2.30%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.15%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.15%) Biotechnology
3 1 (1.15%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.15%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.60%) Windows
2 2 (2.30%) Linux
2 2 (2.30%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (2.30%) Android
2 2 (2.30%) Windows 7
2 2 (2.30%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (77.01%) MVC
2 59 (67.82%) TDD
2 59 (67.82%) BDD
3 52 (59.77%) OO
4 51 (58.62%) Web Application Development
5 26 (29.89%) Domain-Driven Design
5 26 (29.89%) CQRS
6 8 (9.20%) E-Commerce
7 7 (8.05%) Workflow
8 6 (6.90%) Software Engineering
8 6 (6.90%) Document Management
9 5 (5.75%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (4.60%) ERP
10 4 (4.60%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (3.45%) Software Testing
11 3 (3.45%) Unit Testing
12 2 (2.30%) Web Testing
12 2 (2.30%) Test Automation
12 2 (2.30%) Scrum
12 2 (2.30%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 73 (83.91%) C#
2 25 (28.74%) Ruby
3 9 (10.34%) SQL
4 6 (6.90%) JavaScript
5 3 (3.45%) VB.NET
5 3 (3.45%) Java
6 2 (2.30%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.30%) VB
6 2 (2.30%) C++
7 1 (1.15%) PHP
7 1 (1.15%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (1.15%) ISEB
1 1 (1.15%) ISTQB
1 1 (1.15%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.15%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.15%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 25 (28.74%) Apple
1 25 (28.74%) Sony
1 25 (28.74%) Yahoo!
1 25 (28.74%) Google
1 25 (28.74%) Facebook
2 17 (19.54%) Microsoft
3 10 (11.49%) EPiServer
4 5 (5.75%) Sitecore
4 5 (5.75%) Oracle
5 3 (3.45%) Epicor
6 2 (2.30%) VMware
7 1 (1.15%) Tableau
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £20,000 to £29,000 per annum circa £29,000 plus bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
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Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago