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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 67 64 59
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -5
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 10 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.74% 0.76% 1.10%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.32% 3.28% 2.52%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 3
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
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
188 122 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 32.64% 23.15% 43.92%
Number of salaries quoted 148 89 117
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 £35,000 £28,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 28 August 2015.

SQL Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Watford

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 28 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 22 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (63.64%) SQL
3 12 (54.55%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (45.45%) Windows
5 9 (40.91%) Linux
5 9 (40.91%) T-SQL
6 8 (36.36%) .NET
6 8 (36.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (31.82%) VB.NET
8 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
8 6 (27.27%) Active Directory
8 6 (27.27%) HTML
8 6 (27.27%) JavaScript
8 6 (27.27%) Oracle
8 6 (27.27%) WebSphere
8 6 (27.27%) Degree
8 6 (27.27%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (22.73%) Windows 7
9 5 (22.73%) Social Media
9 5 (22.73%) Facebook
9 5 (22.73%) Oracle Database
9 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (22.73%) Yahoo!
9 5 (22.73%) Google
9 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (22.73%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (22.73%) WebSphere Application Server
9 5 (22.73%) IIS
9 5 (22.73%) Apple

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 6 (27.27%) WebSphere
2 5 (22.73%) WebSphere Application Server
2 5 (22.73%) IIS
3 2 (9.09%) ColdFusion
4 1 (4.55%) JBoss
4 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
4 1 (4.55%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Maximo
2 1 (4.55%) CA PPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (54.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (36.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (27.27%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (22.73%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (22.73%) Oracle Database 10g
5 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (22.73%) Oracle Database
6 3 (13.64%) Sybase IQ
6 3 (13.64%) DB2
6 3 (13.64%) MySQL
7 1 (4.55%) OLAP
7 1 (4.55%) Oracle OLAP
7 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (4.55%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.55%) PowerBuilder
General
1 1 (4.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (59.09%) Developer
2 7 (31.82%) .NET Developer
3 6 (27.27%) VB.NET Developer
3 6 (27.27%) SQL Developer
4 5 (22.73%) Applications Support
4 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Developer
5 4 (18.18%) Applications Support Analyst
5 4 (18.18%) Analyst
5 4 (18.18%) Support Analyst
6 3 (13.64%) SQL Server DBA
6 3 (13.64%) SQL DBA
6 3 (13.64%) DBA
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Applications Consultant
7 1 (4.55%) Support Consultant
7 1 (4.55%) Consultant
7 1 (4.55%) Software Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Architect
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Software Developer
7 1 (4.55%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (36.36%) .NET
2 6 (27.27%) HTML
3 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) BBC
1 5 (22.73%) Social Media
2 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.55%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 10 (45.45%) Windows
2 9 (40.91%) Linux
3 5 (22.73%) Windows XP
3 5 (22.73%) Windows 7
4 3 (13.64%) AIX
5 1 (4.55%) Android
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Phone
5 1 (4.55%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (18.18%) Configuration Management
2 4 (18.18%) Service Management
2 4 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (18.18%) Asset Management
2 4 (18.18%) Problem Management
2 4 (18.18%) Data Protection
2 4 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (18.18%) Capacity Management
3 3 (13.64%) Database Mirroring
4 1 (4.55%) Multithreading
4 1 (4.55%) Performance Management
4 1 (4.55%) MVC
4 1 (4.55%) Migration
4 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.55%) TDD
4 1 (4.55%) ITIL
4 1 (4.55%) UML
4 1 (4.55%) OO
4 1 (4.55%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 14 (63.64%) SQL
2 9 (40.91%) T-SQL
3 7 (31.82%) VB.NET
4 6 (27.27%) JavaScript
5 3 (13.64%) C#
5 3 (13.64%) PowerShell
6 2 (9.09%) VBA
7 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
7 1 (4.55%) VB
7 1 (4.55%) Java
7 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) SLA
2 1 (4.55%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 4 (18.18%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) Data Guard
2 1 (4.55%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
1 6 (27.27%) Oracle
2 5 (22.73%) Facebook
2 5 (22.73%) Apple
2 5 (22.73%) Sony
2 5 (22.73%) Yahoo!
2 5 (22.73%) Google
2 5 (22.73%) IBM
3 4 (18.18%) Sybase
4 1 (4.55%) SAP
4 1 (4.55%) Xamarin
4 1 (4.55%) Infor
4 1 (4.55%) F5