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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 14 26 8
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -18
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 85 62 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 15.83% 10.28% 19.40%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 47.75% 45.93% 48.33%
Number of salaries quoted 76 60 54
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +15.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +6.08%
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
178 135 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 33.15% 22.39% 40.13%
Number of salaries quoted 126 101 86
Average salary £50,000 £41,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.48% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 3 July 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Watford

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 125 (68.31%) .NET
2 96 (52.46%) SQL
3 83 (45.36%) C#
4 80 (43.72%) ASP.NET
5 78 (42.62%) JavaScript
6 77 (42.08%) Microsoft
7 73 (39.89%) Windows
8 69 (37.70%) SQL Server 2008
9 58 (31.69%) HTML
10 42 (22.95%) Business Intelligence
11 41 (22.40%) CSS
12 40 (21.86%) Agile Software Development
13 38 (20.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 37 (20.22%) Relational Database
15 36 (19.67%) Java
16 35 (19.13%) MS Excel
16 35 (19.13%) SharePoint
16 35 (19.13%) Finance
17 31 (16.94%) CRM
18 30 (16.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 27 (14.75%) Scrum
20 26 (14.21%) Dynamics CRM
20 26 (14.21%) Sybase
20 26 (14.21%) MVC
21 25 (13.66%) Oracle
21 25 (13.66%) SQL Server 2012
22 24 (13.11%) WPF
23 23 (12.57%) T-SQL
23 23 (12.57%) ASP.NET MVC
24 21 (11.48%) NoSQL

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 35 (19.13%) SharePoint
2 16 (8.74%) IIS
3 12 (6.56%) WebSphere
4 9 (4.92%) Content Management Server
5 7 (3.83%) MS Exchange
6 6 (3.28%) JBoss
6 6 (3.28%) WebSphere Application Server
7 5 (2.73%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (2.19%) Tomcat
8 4 (2.19%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (2.19%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (1.09%) SugarCRM
9 2 (1.09%) ColdFusion
9 2 (1.09%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.55%) Lotus Domino
10 1 (0.55%) WorkSite
10 1 (0.55%) Lync
10 1 (0.55%) Node.js
10 1 (0.55%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.55%) CMS
Applications
1 35 (19.13%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.64%) MS Project
3 1 (0.55%) MS Office
3 1 (0.55%) SOLIDWORKS
3 1 (0.55%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 26 (14.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (3.28%) Maximo
3 5 (2.73%) CA PPM
4 2 (1.09%) Infor CRM
4 2 (1.09%) Sage CRM
5 1 (0.55%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.55%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.55%) Magento
5 1 (0.55%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.64%) Office 365
3 1 (0.55%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.83%) Firewall
2 4 (2.19%) DNS
2 4 (2.19%) DHCP
2 4 (2.19%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.64%) HTTP
4 2 (1.09%) Internet
5 1 (0.55%) LAN
5 1 (0.55%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (37.70%) SQL Server 2008
2 38 (20.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 37 (20.22%) Relational Database
4 30 (16.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 25 (13.66%) SQL Server 2012
6 21 (11.48%) NoSQL
7 20 (10.93%) MongoDB
8 18 (9.84%) Sybase ASE
9 9 (4.92%) Data Warehouse
9 9 (4.92%) Oracle Database
10 8 (4.37%) Oracle Database 11g
10 8 (4.37%) Oracle Database 10g
10 8 (4.37%) SQL Server 2005
11 6 (3.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 6 (3.28%) QlikView
12 5 (2.73%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 5 (2.73%) DB2
13 4 (2.19%) Data Mining
13 4 (2.19%) MySQL
13 4 (2.19%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 12 (6.56%) NUnit
1 12 (6.56%) MSTest
1 12 (6.56%) Rhino Mocks
1 12 (6.56%) Moq
2 4 (2.19%) Visual Studio
3 3 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.09%) PowerBuilder
4 2 (1.09%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (1.09%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.55%) Toad
5 1 (0.55%) Git (software)
General
1 35 (19.13%) Finance
2 3 (1.64%) Law
3 2 (1.09%) Legal
3 2 (1.09%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.55%) Retail
4 1 (0.55%) Marketing
4 1 (0.55%) French Language
4 1 (0.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 134 (73.22%) Developer
2 52 (28.42%) .NET Developer
3 25 (13.66%) Senior Developer
4 23 (12.57%) SQL Developer
4 23 (12.57%) Senior .NET Developer
5 19 (10.38%) C# Developer
6 16 (8.74%) Analyst
7 14 (7.65%) Software Developer
7 14 (7.65%) ASP.NET Developer
8 12 (6.56%) Database Developer
9 11 (6.01%) Project Manager
9 11 (6.01%) Consultant
10 9 (4.92%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
10 9 (4.92%) Systems Developer
11 8 (4.37%) Java Developer
11 8 (4.37%) Programmer
11 8 (4.37%) Support Analyst
12 7 (3.83%) Architect
12 7 (3.83%) Applications Architect
13 6 (3.28%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 125 (68.31%) .NET
2 80 (43.72%) ASP.NET
3 58 (31.69%) HTML
4 41 (22.40%) CSS
5 24 (13.11%) WPF
6 23 (12.57%) ASP.NET MVC
7 20 (10.93%) XML
8 19 (10.38%) WCF
9 16 (8.74%) WinForms
10 14 (7.65%) jQuery
11 12 (6.56%) Spring.NET
11 12 (6.56%) Castle Windsor
11 12 (6.56%) Ninject
11 12 (6.56%) Razor View Engine
11 12 (6.56%) J2EE
11 12 (6.56%) Unity DI Container
12 11 (6.01%) HTML5
13 9 (4.92%) CSS3
14 8 (4.37%) Ajax
14 8 (4.37%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 14 (7.65%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (6.56%) Inversion of Control
3 10 (5.46%) User Experience
4 5 (2.73%) Social Media
4 5 (2.73%) iPad
4 5 (2.73%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (2.73%) BBC
5 4 (2.19%) PKI
6 3 (1.64%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.09%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.09%) EPoS
8 1 (0.55%) Replication
8 1 (0.55%) Streaming Media
8 1 (0.55%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.55%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 73 (39.89%) Windows
2 16 (8.74%) Linux
3 8 (4.37%) Windows 7
4 7 (3.83%) Windows XP
5 6 (3.28%) Android
5 6 (3.28%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (3.28%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (1.64%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.09%) UNIX
8 1 (0.55%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (22.95%) Business Intelligence
2 40 (21.86%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (16.94%) CRM
4 27 (14.75%) Scrum
5 26 (14.21%) MVC
6 20 (10.93%) Data Modelling
6 20 (10.93%) Project Management
7 17 (9.29%) Workflow
7 17 (9.29%) TDD
8 16 (8.74%) Software Engineering
9 13 (7.10%) Web Application Development
9 13 (7.10%) SDLC
10 12 (6.56%) MVVM
10 12 (6.56%) Kanban
10 12 (6.56%) Dependency Injection
10 12 (6.56%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (6.56%) Process Management
11 10 (5.46%) Content Management
12 8 (4.37%) Configuration Management
12 8 (4.37%) OO
Programming Languages
1 96 (52.46%) SQL
2 83 (45.36%) C#
3 78 (42.62%) JavaScript
4 36 (19.67%) Java
5 23 (12.57%) T-SQL
6 15 (8.20%) VB
6 15 (8.20%) VB.NET
7 6 (3.28%) FoxPro (VFP)
8 5 (2.73%) PL/SQL
8 5 (2.73%) C
9 4 (2.19%) C++
9 4 (2.19%) VBA
10 3 (1.64%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.09%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.09%) PHP
12 1 (0.55%) VBScript
12 1 (0.55%) XAML
12 1 (0.55%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 17 (9.29%) Security Cleared
2 15 (8.20%) SC Cleared
3 13 (7.10%) Degree
4 4 (2.19%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.64%) MCP
5 3 (1.64%) MCSE
5 3 (1.64%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.73%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.55%) SLA
2 1 (0.55%) QA
2 1 (0.55%) Data Quality
System Software
1 11 (6.01%) Active Directory
2 8 (4.37%) Hyper-V
3 5 (2.73%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.64%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.55%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (3.83%) SCCM
2 4 (2.19%) SCOM
3 3 (1.64%) Data Guard
4 2 (1.09%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.55%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (0.55%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 77 (42.08%) Microsoft
2 26 (14.21%) Sybase
3 25 (13.66%) Oracle
4 19 (10.38%) Jaspersoft
5 7 (3.83%) HP
5 7 (3.83%) IBM
6 6 (3.28%) SAP
7 5 (2.73%) Sony
7 5 (2.73%) Apple
7 5 (2.73%) ATG
7 5 (2.73%) Ogone
7 5 (2.73%) VMware
7 5 (2.73%) Yahoo!
7 5 (2.73%) Google
7 5 (2.73%) hybris
7 5 (2.73%) Demandware
7 5 (2.73%) Facebook
8 4 (2.19%) AppDynamics
8 4 (2.19%) New Relic
8 4 (2.19%) Nintex
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