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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 13 13 11
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 60 58 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 11.65% 11.01% 18.71%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 54.55% 34.32% 44.20%
Number of salaries quoted 56 51 62
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +17.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £32,500 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
110 169 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 21.36% 32.07% 42.34%
Number of salaries quoted 93 135 131
Median salary £52,500 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%

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 21 January 2017.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Watford

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 63 (48.84%) SQL
2 62 (48.06%) .NET
3 53 (41.09%) C#
4 45 (34.88%) ASP.NET
4 45 (34.88%) Microsoft
4 45 (34.88%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (34.88%) jQuery
5 41 (31.78%) SharePoint
6 38 (29.46%) MVC
7 36 (27.91%) ASP.NET MVC
8 35 (27.13%) JavaScript
9 34 (26.36%) MS Excel
10 30 (23.26%) Web Application Development
11 26 (20.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 26 (20.16%) RESTful
11 26 (20.16%) Java
12 24 (18.60%) SQL Server 2014
13 23 (17.83%) SharePoint 2010
13 23 (17.83%) Web Services
14 22 (17.05%) SQL Server 2005
14 22 (17.05%) Analytical Skills
15 21 (16.28%) Performance Tuning
15 21 (16.28%) HTML
15 21 (16.28%) Business Intelligence
16 20 (15.50%) Data Warehouse
16 20 (15.50%) Node.js
17 19 (14.73%) REST
17 19 (14.73%) SQL Server 2008
17 19 (14.73%) Windows
17 19 (14.73%) Firewall

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 41 (31.78%) SharePoint
2 23 (17.83%) SharePoint 2010
3 16 (12.40%) Tomcat
4 13 (10.08%) IIS
5 12 (9.30%) MS Exchange
6 4 (3.10%) JBoss
6 4 (3.10%) WebSphere
7 3 (2.33%) Apache
8 2 (1.55%) Drupal
8 2 (1.55%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.78%) CMS
9 1 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.78%) Office Communications Server
9 1 (0.78%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.78%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.78%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.78%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.78%) WebLogic
Applications
1 34 (26.36%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.88%) MS Office
3 4 (3.10%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 11 (8.53%) SAP BPC
2 8 (6.20%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (3.10%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.55%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (14.73%) Firewall
2 12 (9.30%) DNS
3 5 (3.88%) FTP
3 5 (3.88%) SSH
4 2 (1.55%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.78%) AMQP
5 1 (0.78%) DHCP
5 1 (0.78%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (0.78%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (18.60%) SQL Server 2014
2 22 (17.05%) SQL Server 2005
3 20 (15.50%) Data Warehouse
4 19 (14.73%) SQL Server 2008
5 17 (13.18%) SQL Server 2012
6 16 (12.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 14 (10.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 13 (10.08%) MySQL
9 12 (9.30%) NoSQL
9 12 (9.30%) Power BI
10 11 (8.53%) MS Access
10 11 (8.53%) SAP BW
10 11 (8.53%) SAP Data Services
11 7 (5.43%) Relational Database
11 7 (5.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 6 (4.65%) RDBMS
13 4 (3.10%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 4 (3.10%) Oracle Database 11g
13 4 (3.10%) Oracle Database 12c
13 4 (3.10%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 14 (10.85%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (8.53%) gulp
2 11 (8.53%) JBehave
2 11 (8.53%) Karma Test Runner
2 11 (8.53%) Maven
2 11 (8.53%) WebDriver
3 9 (6.98%) Git (software)
4 5 (3.88%) Visual Studio
5 2 (1.55%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.55%) NeoLoad
6 1 (0.78%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (0.78%) Moq
6 1 (0.78%) MSTest
6 1 (0.78%) ReSharper
6 1 (0.78%) Subversion
General
1 10 (7.75%) Finance
2 9 (6.98%) Marketing
2 9 (6.98%) Music Industry
3 6 (4.65%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.33%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.55%) Advertising
5 2 (1.55%) Banking
6 1 (0.78%) Automotive
6 1 (0.78%) Electronics
6 1 (0.78%) Legal
Job Titles
1 82 (63.57%) Developer
2 23 (17.83%) SharePoint Developer
3 20 (15.50%) .NET Developer
4 19 (14.73%) C# Developer
5 16 (12.40%) Java Developer
5 16 (12.40%) SQL Developer
6 14 (10.85%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 13 (10.08%) JavaScript Developer
8 11 (8.53%) Microsoft BI Developer
8 11 (8.53%) Microsoft Developer
9 10 (7.75%) Analyst
10 9 (6.98%) C# .NET Developer
10 9 (6.98%) DBA
11 8 (6.20%) Administrator
11 8 (6.20%) IT Analyst
11 8 (6.20%) IT Security Analyst
11 8 (6.20%) Security Analyst
11 8 (6.20%) Senior Analyst
11 8 (6.20%) Senior IT Security Analyst
11 8 (6.20%) Senior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (48.06%) .NET
2 45 (34.88%) ASP.NET
2 45 (34.88%) jQuery
3 36 (27.91%) ASP.NET MVC
4 26 (20.16%) RESTful
4 26 (20.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 23 (17.83%) Web Services
6 21 (16.28%) HTML
7 20 (15.50%) Node.js
8 19 (14.73%) REST
9 17 (13.18%) CSS
9 17 (13.18%) SOAP
10 15 (11.63%) KnockoutJS
11 12 (9.30%) AngularJS
11 12 (9.30%) Spring
12 11 (8.53%) ASP.NET Web API
12 11 (8.53%) CodeMirror
12 11 (8.53%) D3.js
12 11 (8.53%) JAX-RS
12 11 (8.53%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 22 (17.05%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (10.08%) Management Information System
3 11 (8.53%) Computer Science
4 9 (6.98%) PKI
5 3 (2.33%) NHS
5 3 (2.33%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.78%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.78%) Clustering
6 1 (0.78%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.78%) iPad
6 1 (0.78%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.78%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 19 (14.73%) Windows
2 17 (13.18%) Windows Server
3 14 (10.85%) Unix
4 12 (9.30%) Linux
5 7 (5.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (4.65%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (3.88%) Windows 10
8 4 (3.10%) Windows 7
9 3 (2.33%) Solaris
10 1 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (34.88%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (29.46%) MVC
3 30 (23.26%) Web Application Development
4 21 (16.28%) Business Intelligence
4 21 (16.28%) Performance Tuning
5 18 (13.95%) OO
6 16 (12.40%) Scrum
7 15 (11.63%) ETL
7 15 (11.63%) Software Engineering
8 13 (10.08%) CRM
8 13 (10.08%) High Availability
8 13 (10.08%) TDD
9 12 (9.30%) Data Modelling
9 12 (9.30%) Unit Testing
10 11 (8.53%) Database Tuning
10 11 (8.53%) ETL Development
10 11 (8.53%) OOP
10 11 (8.53%) Time Management
11 10 (7.75%) Database Security
12 9 (6.98%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 63 (48.84%) SQL
2 53 (41.09%) C#
3 35 (27.13%) JavaScript
4 26 (20.16%) Java
5 18 (13.95%) T-SQL
6 15 (11.63%) VB
7 13 (10.08%) PowerShell
7 13 (10.08%) VB.NET
8 12 (9.30%) Shell Script
9 11 (8.53%) ES6
9 11 (8.53%) VBA
10 9 (6.98%) Ruby
11 8 (6.20%) C++
12 6 (4.65%) C
13 5 (3.88%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 14 (10.85%) Degree
2 8 (6.20%) CEH
2 8 (6.20%) SSCP
3 3 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (2.33%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.33%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.55%) MCDBA
4 2 (1.55%) MCSA
5 1 (0.78%) CCNA
5 1 (0.78%) CCNP
5 1 (0.78%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.78%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.78%) QA
System Software
1 6 (4.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (3.88%) Active Directory
3 4 (3.10%) Hyper-V
3 4 (3.10%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.78%) Docker
4 1 (0.78%) vSphere
4 1 (0.78%) XenApp
4 1 (0.78%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (3.88%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 4 (3.10%) Data Guard
2 4 (3.10%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 4 (3.10%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 4 (3.10%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (3.10%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 2 (1.55%) Ansible
4 1 (0.78%) SCCM
4 1 (0.78%) SCOM
4 1 (0.78%) Simpana
Vendors
1 45 (34.88%) Microsoft
2 17 (13.18%) Oracle
2 17 (13.18%) SAP
3 12 (9.30%) IBM
4 11 (8.53%) Cognos
5 8 (6.20%) VMware
6 5 (3.88%) Citrix
6 5 (3.88%) Sybase
6 5 (3.88%) Symantec
7 4 (3.10%) Dell
7 4 (3.10%) Sage
7 4 (3.10%) SonicWALL
8 3 (2.33%) AppDynamics
8 3 (2.33%) New Relic
9 2 (1.55%) Cisco
9 2 (1.55%) Telerik
10 1 (0.78%) CommVault
10 1 (0.78%) NetApp
10 1 (0.78%) Sophos
10 1 (0.78%) Teradata
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