The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2012 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2012 over the 3 months to 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 71 72 60
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -12
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 11 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.97% 0.68% 0.30%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.88% 3.17% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 1
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
SQL Server 2012
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 Watford region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
187 126 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 33.51% 21.39% 42.51%
Number of salaries quoted 138 90 104
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £26,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%

SQL Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

SQL Server 2012
Salary Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 across the Watford region.

SQL Server 2012 Salary Trend in Watford

SQL Server 2012
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 across the Watford region over the 3 months to 5 August 2015.

SQL Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Watford

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the Watford region citing SQL Server 2012 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 2012.

1 25 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (60.00%) SQL
3 13 (52.00%) Windows
4 12 (48.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (44.00%) Microsoft
6 10 (40.00%) Linux
6 10 (40.00%) T-SQL
7 9 (36.00%) Oracle
7 9 (36.00%) Active Directory
7 9 (36.00%) Configuration Management
7 9 (36.00%) WebSphere
7 9 (36.00%) Data Protection
7 9 (36.00%) SQL Server 2005
8 8 (32.00%) Asset Management
8 8 (32.00%) Maximo
8 8 (32.00%) Problem Management
8 8 (32.00%) Windows 7
8 8 (32.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 8 (32.00%) Oracle Database 10g
8 8 (32.00%) Windows XP
8 8 (32.00%) IBM
8 8 (32.00%) .NET
8 8 (32.00%) WebSphere Application Server
8 8 (32.00%) IIS
8 8 (32.00%) Oracle Database
8 8 (32.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (32.00%) Capacity Management
9 7 (28.00%) VB.NET
9 7 (28.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 6 (24.00%) Degree

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the Watford region citing SQL Server 2012 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 2012. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (36.00%) WebSphere
2 8 (32.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 8 (32.00%) IIS
3 3 (12.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (8.00%) ColdFusion
5 1 (4.00%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
5 1 (4.00%) JBoss
5 1 (4.00%) WebLogic
5 1 (4.00%) WorkSite
5 1 (4.00%) Lync
5 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (4.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (32.00%) Maximo
2 4 (16.00%) CA PPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (48.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (36.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (32.00%) Oracle Database
4 8 (32.00%) Oracle Database 10g
5 7 (28.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 5 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (16.00%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (4.00%) Oracle OLAP
8 1 (4.00%) Hadoop
8 1 (4.00%) MySQL
8 1 (4.00%) DB2
8 1 (4.00%) OLAP
8 1 (4.00%) Sybase IQ
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.00%) PowerBuilder
General
1 1 (4.00%) Finance
1 1 (4.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (52.00%) Developer
2 8 (32.00%) Analyst
2 8 (32.00%) Support Analyst
3 7 (28.00%) .NET Developer
4 6 (24.00%) VB.NET Developer
4 6 (24.00%) SQL Developer
5 5 (20.00%) SQL Server Developer
6 4 (16.00%) Applications Support Analyst
6 4 (16.00%) Applications Support
7 2 (8.00%) Architect
7 2 (8.00%) Applications Architect
8 1 (4.00%) Senior C# Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Senior .NET Developer
8 1 (4.00%) C# Software Developer
8 1 (4.00%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (4.00%) .NET Software Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Project Manager
8 1 (4.00%) DBA
8 1 (4.00%) Senior Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (32.00%) .NET
2 6 (24.00%) HTML
3 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.00%) SAP Business Workflow
3 1 (4.00%) SAP PI
3 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Social Media
1 5 (20.00%) BBC
2 2 (8.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (4.00%) PKI
3 1 (4.00%) iPad
3 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (52.00%) Windows
2 10 (40.00%) Linux
3 8 (32.00%) Windows XP
3 8 (32.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (8.00%) Android
5 1 (4.00%) AIX
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Phone
5 1 (4.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) Configuration Management
1 9 (36.00%) Data Protection
2 8 (32.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 8 (32.00%) Capacity Management
2 8 (32.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (32.00%) Problem Management
2 8 (32.00%) Asset Management
3 5 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (16.00%) Project Management
4 4 (16.00%) Service Management
5 2 (8.00%) Workflow
5 2 (8.00%) Facility Management
6 1 (4.00%) MVC
6 1 (4.00%) Risk Analysis
6 1 (4.00%) Multithreading
6 1 (4.00%) QMS
6 1 (4.00%) Database Mirroring
6 1 (4.00%) Converged Infrastructure
6 1 (4.00%) Product Management
6 1 (4.00%) Practice Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (60.00%) SQL
2 10 (40.00%) T-SQL
3 7 (28.00%) VB.NET
4 6 (24.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (16.00%) PL/SQL
6 3 (12.00%) C#
7 2 (8.00%) VBA
8 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
8 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
8 1 (4.00%) Java
8 1 (4.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) SLA
2 1 (4.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (36.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (16.00%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (8.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (16.00%) Data Guard
2 1 (4.00%) SCCM
2 1 (4.00%) SCOM
2 1 (4.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 11 (44.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (36.00%) Oracle
3 8 (32.00%) IBM
4 5 (20.00%) Apple
4 5 (20.00%) Sony
4 5 (20.00%) Yahoo!
4 5 (20.00%) Google
4 5 (20.00%) Facebook
5 3 (12.00%) SAP
6 2 (8.00%) Sybase
6 2 (8.00%) HP
7 1 (4.00%) Citrix
7 1 (4.00%) F5
7 1 (4.00%) Xamarin
7 1 (4.00%) Nintex
7 1 (4.00%) Metastorm
7 1 (4.00%) VMware