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

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 12 8 3
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -5
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 55 33 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 29.73% 25.78% 22.45%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 53.40% 56.90% 58.67%
Number of salaries quoted 54 32 31
Average salary £43,750 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.45% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
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
103 58 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 55.68% 45.31% 38.27%
Number of salaries quoted 95 53 53
Average salary £50,000 £60,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +41.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £48,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +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 5 May 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in St Albans

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 5 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.

1 102 (94.44%) .NET
2 100 (92.59%) C#
3 95 (87.96%) ASP.NET
4 90 (83.33%) MVC
5 74 (68.52%) Agile Software Development
6 71 (65.74%) ASP.NET MVC
7 70 (64.81%) TDD
8 66 (61.11%) OO
9 57 (52.78%) BDD
10 54 (50.00%) WCF
11 52 (48.15%) Web Application Development
12 40 (37.04%) Git (software)
13 33 (30.56%) RESTful
14 31 (28.70%) JavaScript
15 30 (27.78%) CQRS
16 29 (26.85%) ASP.NET Web API
16 29 (26.85%) SQL
17 28 (25.93%) NoSQL
18 26 (24.07%) Node.js
18 26 (24.07%) Facebook
18 26 (24.07%) Social Media
18 26 (24.07%) Sony
18 26 (24.07%) BBC
18 26 (24.07%) Games
18 26 (24.07%) Apple
18 26 (24.07%) Internet
18 26 (24.07%) Domain-Driven Design
18 26 (24.07%) Yahoo!
18 26 (24.07%) Google
18 26 (24.07%) Ruby

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 5 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 (24.07%) Node.js
2 17 (15.74%) CMS
3 8 (7.41%) Sitecore CMS
3 8 (7.41%) EPiServer CMS
4 7 (6.48%) Elasticsearch
4 7 (6.48%) Confluence
5 1 (0.93%) Drupal
5 1 (0.93%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (3.70%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 2 (1.85%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (1.85%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.93%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (9.26%) SaaS
2 2 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 26 (24.07%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (25.93%) NoSQL
2 15 (13.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (4.63%) RavenDB
4 5 (4.63%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (4.63%) Neo4j
5 4 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.85%) Big Data
7 2 (1.85%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.85%) Redis
7 2 (1.85%) QlikView
7 2 (1.85%) JasperReports
8 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.93%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 40 (37.04%) Git (software)
2 15 (13.89%) Visual Studio
3 14 (12.96%) Octopus Deploy
4 9 (8.33%) SpecFlow
4 9 (8.33%) TeamCity
5 7 (6.48%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (6.48%) NUnit
5 7 (6.48%) JIRA
6 4 (3.70%) MSTest
7 2 (1.85%) ReSharper
7 2 (1.85%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.93%) Jasmine
8 1 (0.93%) Selenium
8 1 (0.93%) WebDriver
General
1 26 (24.07%) Games
2 9 (8.33%) Finance
3 2 (1.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 102 (94.44%) Developer
2 71 (65.74%) .NET Developer
3 17 (15.74%) C# Developer
3 17 (15.74%) C# .NET Developer
4 12 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 12 (11.11%) Programmer
4 12 (11.11%) Software Developer
5 11 (10.19%) ASP.NET Developer
6 10 (9.26%) Software Engineer
7 9 (8.33%) Senior Developer
7 9 (8.33%) AWS Developer
8 7 (6.48%) Junior
8 7 (6.48%) Junior Developer
9 5 (4.63%) Junior Software Developer
9 5 (4.63%) .NET Software Developer
9 5 (4.63%) C# Software Developer
10 4 (3.70%) .NET Software Engineer
10 4 (3.70%) .NET Programmer
10 4 (3.70%) Technical Leader
10 4 (3.70%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (94.44%) .NET
2 95 (87.96%) ASP.NET
3 71 (65.74%) ASP.NET MVC
4 54 (50.00%) WCF
5 33 (30.56%) RESTful
6 29 (26.85%) ASP.NET Web API
7 24 (22.22%) .NET Framework
8 18 (16.67%) AngularJS
9 17 (15.74%) HTML
10 12 (11.11%) Web Services
10 12 (11.11%) HTML5
10 12 (11.11%) Entity Framework
11 10 (9.26%) KnockoutJS
11 10 (9.26%) CSS
12 5 (4.63%) CSS3
13 4 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 3 (2.78%) Ajax
15 2 (1.85%) Hibernate
15 2 (1.85%) Spring
15 2 (1.85%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 26 (24.07%) BBC
1 26 (24.07%) Social Media
2 4 (3.70%) Visualisation
3 3 (2.78%) Mobile App
3 3 (2.78%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.85%) FMCG
4 2 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 18 (16.67%) Windows
2 4 (3.70%) Linux
3 1 (0.93%) Android
3 1 (0.93%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (83.33%) MVC
2 74 (68.52%) Agile Software Development
3 70 (64.81%) TDD
4 66 (61.11%) OO
5 57 (52.78%) BDD
6 52 (48.15%) Web Application Development
7 30 (27.78%) CQRS
8 26 (24.07%) Domain-Driven Design
9 17 (15.74%) Software Engineering
10 16 (14.81%) Scrum
11 12 (11.11%) OOP
11 12 (11.11%) E-Commerce
12 7 (6.48%) Web Development
13 5 (4.63%) Unit Testing
14 3 (2.78%) Mentoring
14 3 (2.78%) Analytics
14 3 (2.78%) ERP
14 3 (2.78%) Business Intelligence
15 2 (1.85%) Data Analysis
15 2 (1.85%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 100 (92.59%) C#
2 31 (28.70%) JavaScript
3 29 (26.85%) SQL
4 26 (24.07%) Ruby
5 15 (13.89%) T-SQL
6 11 (10.19%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.85%) Java
8 1 (0.93%) VBScript
8 1 (0.93%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (2.78%) Degree
3 1 (0.93%) MCTS
3 1 (0.93%) MCSD
3 1 (0.93%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.26%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (7.41%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.93%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 1 (0.93%) Puppet
Vendors
1 26 (24.07%) Apple
1 26 (24.07%) Sony
1 26 (24.07%) Yahoo!
1 26 (24.07%) Google
1 26 (24.07%) Facebook
2 13 (12.04%) Microsoft
3 10 (9.26%) EPiServer
4 8 (7.41%) Sitecore
5 7 (6.48%) SolarWinds
5 7 (6.48%) AppDynamics
6 4 (3.70%) Oracle
7 3 (2.78%) Sybase
8 2 (1.85%) SAP
8 2 (1.85%) New Relic
8 2 (1.85%) Tableau
9 1 (0.93%) Jaspersoft
9 1 (0.93%) Epicor
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits overtime, bonus and other benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits overtime, bonus and other benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30k-35k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Package
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