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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 17 6 25
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +19
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 46 97 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 9.33% 19.92% 8.84%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 46.94% 59.88% 35.06%
Number of salaries quoted 42 87 52
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £32,500 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £52,300
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
98 162 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 19.88% 33.26% 25.20%
Number of salaries quoted 76 119 125
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £35,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of job ads across the Watford region citing SQL Server as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 May 2016.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Watford

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT jobs citing SQL Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Watford region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 50 (49.50%) C#
2 47 (46.53%) .NET
3 43 (42.57%) Microsoft
4 40 (39.60%) ASP.NET
5 38 (37.62%) SQL
6 30 (29.70%) Agile Software Development
6 30 (29.70%) jQuery
7 29 (28.71%) JavaScript
7 29 (28.71%) SQL Server 2008
8 25 (24.75%) HTML
8 25 (24.75%) Windows
9 24 (23.76%) CRM
10 23 (22.77%) Finance
11 20 (19.80%) Dynamics CRM
11 20 (19.80%) Linux
11 20 (19.80%) MVC
12 18 (17.82%) Project Management
13 17 (16.83%) SharePoint
13 17 (16.83%) ASP.NET MVC
14 16 (15.84%) Computer Science
14 16 (15.84%) WCF
15 15 (14.85%) .NET Framework
15 15 (14.85%) Entity Framework
15 15 (14.85%) Analytics
16 14 (13.86%) Risk Analytics
16 14 (13.86%) Windows Server
16 14 (13.86%) Workflow
16 14 (13.86%) Disaster Recovery
16 14 (13.86%) Firewall
17 13 (12.87%) Scrum

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 17 (16.83%) SharePoint
2 9 (8.91%) MS Exchange
3 4 (3.96%) Apache
3 4 (3.96%) Tomcat
4 3 (2.97%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.98%) IIS
6 1 (0.99%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.99%) CMS
6 1 (0.99%) IBM Domino
6 1 (0.99%) JBoss
6 1 (0.99%) Node.js
6 1 (0.99%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.99%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.99%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.99%) WildFly
Applications
1 9 (8.91%) MS Excel
1 9 (8.91%) MS Project
2 3 (2.97%) MS Office
2 3 (2.97%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 20 (19.80%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (5.94%) Scribe Insight
3 3 (2.97%) Sage 200
4 2 (1.98%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.99%) Maximo
5 1 (0.99%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.93%) PaaS
2 2 (1.98%) GitHub
3 1 (0.99%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (13.86%) Firewall
2 12 (11.88%) LAN
2 12 (11.88%) WAN
3 10 (9.90%) VPN
4 7 (6.93%) SAN
5 4 (3.96%) DHCP
5 4 (3.96%) DNS
5 4 (3.96%) Network Security
5 4 (3.96%) Spanning Tree
6 2 (1.98%) NAS
7 1 (0.99%) MPLS
7 1 (0.99%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (28.71%) SQL Server 2008
2 10 (9.90%) MySQL
3 9 (8.91%) Oracle Database
3 9 (8.91%) Oracle Database 10g
3 9 (8.91%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (7.92%) Oracle Database 11g
4 8 (7.92%) Oracle9i Database
5 7 (6.93%) Oracle Database 12c
5 7 (6.93%) Oracle Exadata
6 6 (5.94%) DB2
6 6 (5.94%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (5.94%) Sybase IQ
7 4 (3.96%) MS Access
7 4 (3.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (2.97%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (2.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (2.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (1.98%) NoSQL
9 2 (1.98%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.98%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 13 (12.87%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (4.95%) Git (software)
2 5 (4.95%) Subversion
3 3 (2.97%) NeoLoad
3 3 (2.97%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.98%) Bitbucket
4 2 (1.98%) jMock
5 1 (0.99%) Ant
5 1 (0.99%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.99%) CruiseControl
5 1 (0.99%) Gradle
5 1 (0.99%) Maven
5 1 (0.99%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 23 (22.77%) Finance
2 7 (6.93%) German Language
3 6 (5.94%) Games
4 5 (4.95%) Marketing
5 4 (3.96%) Back Office
5 4 (3.96%) Military
5 4 (3.96%) Retail
6 2 (1.98%) French Language
6 2 (1.98%) Italian Language
6 2 (1.98%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.98%) Portuguese Language
6 2 (1.98%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.99%) Advertising
7 1 (0.99%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 39 (38.61%) Developer
2 20 (19.80%) C# Developer
3 15 (14.85%) Consultant
4 13 (12.87%) DBA
5 10 (9.90%) .NET Developer
5 10 (9.90%) Administrator
6 8 (7.92%) C# .NET Developer
7 7 (6.93%) .NET Project Manager
7 7 (6.93%) CRM Developer
7 7 (6.93%) Presales Consultant
7 7 (6.93%) Project Manager
7 7 (6.93%) Web Developer
8 6 (5.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (5.94%) Network Manager
8 6 (5.94%) Oracle DBA
9 5 (4.95%) ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (4.95%) C# Web Developer
9 5 (4.95%) Senior DBA
9 5 (4.95%) Senior Oracle DBA
9 5 (4.95%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (46.53%) .NET
2 40 (39.60%) ASP.NET
3 30 (29.70%) jQuery
4 25 (24.75%) HTML
5 17 (16.83%) ASP.NET MVC
6 16 (15.84%) WCF
7 15 (14.85%) .NET Framework
7 15 (14.85%) Entity Framework
8 10 (9.90%) AngularJS
9 9 (8.91%) Web Services
10 8 (7.92%) CSS
11 7 (6.93%) Oracle GoldenGate
12 6 (5.94%) WPF
13 5 (4.95%) LINQ
14 4 (3.96%) Classic ASP
14 4 (3.96%) JFC
15 3 (2.97%) HTML5
15 3 (2.97%) MDX
15 3 (2.97%) RESTful
16 2 (1.98%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 16 (15.84%) Computer Science
2 6 (5.94%) Data Centre
3 5 (4.95%) Driving Licence
3 5 (4.95%) EqualLogic
4 4 (3.96%) FMCG
4 4 (3.96%) NHS
4 4 (3.96%) Spread Betting
5 2 (1.98%) Blog
5 2 (1.98%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.99%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.99%) Data Extraction
6 1 (0.99%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.99%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.99%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.99%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 25 (24.75%) Windows
2 20 (19.80%) Linux
3 14 (13.86%) Windows Server
4 9 (8.91%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (8.91%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (6.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (5.94%) AIX
7 5 (4.95%) Unix
8 1 (0.99%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.99%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (29.70%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (23.76%) CRM
3 20 (19.80%) MVC
4 18 (17.82%) Project Management
5 15 (14.85%) Analytics
6 14 (13.86%) Disaster Recovery
6 14 (13.86%) Risk Analytics
6 14 (13.86%) Workflow
7 13 (12.87%) Scrum
8 12 (11.88%) Business Analysis
9 10 (9.90%) Process Management
10 7 (6.93%) High Availability
10 7 (6.93%) Performance Tuning
10 7 (6.93%) Presales
10 7 (6.93%) Process Improvement
10 7 (6.93%) Web Development
11 6 (5.94%) TDD
12 5 (4.95%) Capacity Planning
12 5 (4.95%) Software Engineering
12 5 (4.95%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 50 (49.50%) C#
2 38 (37.62%) SQL
3 29 (28.71%) JavaScript
4 10 (9.90%) Java
5 8 (7.92%) VB
6 7 (6.93%) Perl
6 7 (6.93%) VB.NET
7 5 (4.95%) C
8 4 (3.96%) C++
8 4 (3.96%) T-SQL
8 4 (3.96%) VBA
9 2 (1.98%) Ruby
10 1 (0.99%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (9.90%) Degree
2 6 (5.94%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (5.94%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.96%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.98%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (1.98%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.98%) MCITP
4 2 (1.98%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.99%) CCNP
5 1 (0.99%) ISEB
5 1 (0.99%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.99%) ISO 9000
1 1 (0.99%) QA
1 1 (0.99%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (0.99%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (11.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (8.91%) Oracle RAC
3 5 (4.95%) vSphere
4 4 (3.96%) Active Directory
5 3 (2.97%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (8.91%) Data Guard
2 5 (4.95%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (0.99%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 43 (42.57%) Microsoft
2 12 (11.88%) VMware
3 11 (10.89%) 3PAR
3 11 (10.89%) Oracle
4 10 (9.90%) Avaya
4 10 (9.90%) Cisco
5 7 (6.93%) NetApp
6 6 (5.94%) Nortel
6 6 (5.94%) Sybase
7 5 (4.95%) SAP
8 4 (3.96%) CheckPoint
8 4 (3.96%) Dell
8 4 (3.96%) HP
9 3 (2.97%) Citrix
9 3 (2.97%) Sage
9 3 (2.97%) Telerik
10 2 (1.98%) Cognos
10 2 (1.98%) IBM
11 1 (0.99%) Kofax
11 1 (0.99%) Lotus
Watford, Hertfordshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: to £60,000 + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £45,000 - £55,000 per year + fantastic package
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford
Vivid Resourcing
Posted: 11 days ago
Watford
Nixor
Salary: £70,000 - £75,000 per year
Posted: 16 days ago