The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 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 over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 9 14 15
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 97 70 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 19.32% 15.38% 16.47%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 48.99% 44.30% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 69 66 67
Average salary £46,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,250 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £50,500 £45,000
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 Watford region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
198 158 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 39.44% 34.73% 38.42%
Number of salaries quoted 130 119 112
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Watford

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

SQL Server Salary Trend in Watford

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Watford

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

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Watford

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 79 (50.64%) Microsoft
2 76 (48.72%) .NET
3 72 (46.15%) JavaScript
4 71 (45.51%) HTML
5 68 (43.59%) C#
6 67 (42.95%) SQL
7 60 (38.46%) CSS
8 59 (37.82%) ASP.NET
9 50 (32.05%) Windows
10 45 (28.85%) SharePoint
11 44 (28.21%) Java
12 38 (24.36%) SQL Server 2008
13 36 (23.08%) MS Excel
14 32 (20.51%) Oracle
14 32 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
14 32 (20.51%) Software Engineering
15 29 (18.59%) jQuery
16 26 (16.67%) J2EE
17 25 (16.03%) T-SQL
17 25 (16.03%) IIS
17 25 (16.03%) Project Management
18 24 (15.38%) DB2
18 24 (15.38%) E-Commerce
18 24 (15.38%) Demandware
18 24 (15.38%) Ogone
19 23 (14.74%) hybris
19 23 (14.74%) ATG
20 22 (14.10%) Content Management
20 22 (14.10%) SC Cleared
20 22 (14.10%) Security Cleared

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 45 (28.85%) SharePoint
2 25 (16.03%) IIS
3 12 (7.69%) Tomcat
4 11 (7.05%) WebSphere
5 9 (5.77%) CMS
6 8 (5.13%) Apache
7 7 (4.49%) WebSphere Application Server
7 7 (4.49%) MS Exchange
8 6 (3.85%) Content Management Server
8 6 (3.85%) JBoss
9 4 (2.56%) WorkSite
9 4 (2.56%) BizTalk Server
9 4 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (2.56%) Node.js
10 3 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (1.92%) SugarCRM
11 2 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2007
11 2 (1.28%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.64%) Lync
12 1 (0.64%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 36 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 11 (7.05%) MS Office
3 4 (2.56%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 20 (12.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (4.49%) Maximo
2 7 (4.49%) CA PPM
3 6 (3.85%) Magento
4 5 (3.21%) Agresso
5 3 (1.92%) SalesLogix
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.28%) SaaS
2 1 (0.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.05%) VPN
2 10 (6.41%) LAN
3 9 (5.77%) WAN
4 8 (5.13%) Firewall
5 6 (3.85%) FTP
6 5 (3.21%) Internet
7 3 (1.92%) DHCP
7 3 (1.92%) DNS
7 3 (1.92%) MPLS
8 2 (1.28%) NAS
8 2 (1.28%) SAN
8 2 (1.28%) HTTP
9 1 (0.64%) NetScaler
9 1 (0.64%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (24.36%) SQL Server 2008
2 24 (15.38%) DB2
3 22 (14.10%) MySQL
4 21 (13.46%) SQL Server 2012
5 16 (10.26%) Relational Database
6 10 (6.41%) Oracle Database
6 10 (6.41%) SQL Server 2005
6 10 (6.41%) Oracle Database 11g
6 10 (6.41%) Oracle Database 10g
7 9 (5.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (5.77%) QlikView
8 8 (5.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (2.56%) JasperReports
9 4 (2.56%) Data Mining
9 4 (2.56%) NoSQL
10 3 (1.92%) Big Data
10 3 (1.92%) Oracle9i Database
11 1 (0.64%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 8 (5.13%) Visual Studio
2 4 (2.56%) Git (software)
2 4 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.92%) Toad
4 1 (0.64%) PowerBuilder
General
1 15 (9.62%) Finance
2 5 (3.21%) Law
2 5 (3.21%) Legal
3 1 (0.64%) Back Office
3 1 (0.64%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 82 (52.56%) Developer
2 24 (15.38%) Analyst
3 20 (12.82%) Applications Support
4 18 (11.54%) Support Analyst
4 18 (11.54%) .NET Developer
5 15 (9.62%) Applications Developer
6 14 (8.97%) Lead Developer
7 13 (8.33%) Team Leader
8 12 (7.69%) C# Developer
8 12 (7.69%) Applications Support Analyst
8 12 (7.69%) Consultant
9 11 (7.05%) Senior Developer
9 11 (7.05%) Project Manager
10 10 (6.41%) Junior
11 9 (5.77%) Architect
11 9 (5.77%) Senior .NET Developer
11 9 (5.77%) Applications Architect
11 9 (5.77%) Junior Developer
12 8 (5.13%) Systems Developer
13 7 (4.49%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (48.72%) .NET
2 71 (45.51%) HTML
3 60 (38.46%) CSS
4 59 (37.82%) ASP.NET
5 29 (18.59%) jQuery
6 26 (16.67%) J2EE
7 18 (11.54%) JSP
8 16 (10.26%) HTML5
8 16 (10.26%) XML
9 14 (8.97%) CSS3
10 11 (7.05%) Ajax
11 8 (5.13%) RESTful
12 6 (3.85%) Java EE
12 6 (3.85%) DHTML
12 6 (3.85%) SOAP
12 6 (3.85%) ASP.NET Web API
13 5 (3.21%) WCF
13 5 (3.21%) ASP.NET MVC
14 4 (2.56%) SAP PI
14 4 (2.56%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.05%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (5.13%) User Experience
3 5 (3.21%) iPad
3 5 (3.21%) Replication
4 4 (2.56%) PKI
5 1 (0.64%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.64%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.64%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 50 (32.05%) Windows
2 16 (10.26%) Linux
3 11 (7.05%) Windows 7
4 10 (6.41%) Windows XP
5 7 (4.49%) UNIX
6 5 (3.21%) Android
7 2 (1.28%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
1 32 (20.51%) Software Engineering
2 25 (16.03%) Project Management
3 24 (15.38%) E-Commerce
4 22 (14.10%) Content Management
4 22 (14.10%) CRM
4 22 (14.10%) Workflow
5 20 (12.82%) OO
6 19 (12.18%) Business Intelligence
7 18 (11.54%) OOP
8 16 (10.26%) Process Management
9 14 (8.97%) Graceful Degradation
9 14 (8.97%) Responsive Web Design
10 11 (7.05%) MVC
10 11 (7.05%) Change Management
10 11 (7.05%) Configuration Management
11 10 (6.41%) Continuous Improvement
11 10 (6.41%) Problem Management
11 10 (6.41%) TDD
12 9 (5.77%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 72 (46.15%) JavaScript
2 68 (43.59%) C#
3 67 (42.95%) SQL
4 44 (28.21%) Java
5 25 (16.03%) T-SQL
6 10 (6.41%) VB.NET
7 7 (4.49%) PL/SQL
8 6 (3.85%) PHP
8 6 (3.85%) VBScript
9 5 (3.21%) VB
10 4 (2.56%) Ruby
11 2 (1.28%) C
12 1 (0.64%) XAML
12 1 (0.64%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 22 (14.10%) SC Cleared
1 22 (14.10%) Security Cleared
2 13 (8.33%) Degree
3 4 (2.56%) VCP4
4 3 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (1.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.92%) ISO 9001
1 3 (1.92%) QA
System Software
1 13 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 11 (7.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (6.41%) Hyper-V
4 6 (3.85%) Samba
4 6 (3.85%) Terminal Server
5 5 (3.21%) vSphere
6 3 (1.92%) Oracle RMAN
6 3 (1.92%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (1.92%) XenServer
7 2 (1.28%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.64%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.64%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.64%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.64%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (3.85%) SCCM
1 6 (3.85%) SCOM
2 3 (1.92%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 79 (50.64%) Microsoft
2 32 (20.51%) Oracle
3 24 (15.38%) Demandware
3 24 (15.38%) Ogone
4 23 (14.74%) hybris
4 23 (14.74%) ATG
5 18 (11.54%) DataCash
6 13 (8.33%) VMware
7 11 (7.05%) Citrix
8 10 (6.41%) HP
9 9 (5.77%) Cisco
10 8 (5.13%) CheckPoint
10 8 (5.13%) SAP
11 7 (4.49%) IBM
11 7 (4.49%) Red Hat
12 6 (3.85%) Sybase
12 6 (3.85%) CyberSource
13 4 (2.56%) Open Text
13 4 (2.56%) Metastorm
13 4 (2.56%) AppDynamics
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