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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 14 18 8
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -10
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 58 47 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 11.20% 8.20% 21.35%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 54.21% 33.10% 48.26%
Number of salaries quoted 51 39 77
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
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
107 142 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 20.66% 24.78% 44.23%
Number of salaries quoted 83 109 147
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,600 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 20 February 2017.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Watford

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 71 (51.45%) .NET
2 64 (46.38%) C#
3 63 (45.65%) SQL
4 57 (41.30%) ASP.NET
5 51 (36.96%) Agile Software Development
6 47 (34.06%) jQuery
6 47 (34.06%) JavaScript
7 46 (33.33%) MVC
8 45 (32.61%) Microsoft
8 45 (32.61%) SharePoint
9 44 (31.88%) ASP.NET MVC
10 38 (27.54%) MS Excel
11 33 (23.91%) Web Application Development
12 30 (21.74%) RESTful
13 29 (21.01%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 28 (20.29%) SQL Server 2014
15 27 (19.57%) Java
16 25 (18.12%) HTML
17 24 (17.39%) SharePoint 2010
17 24 (17.39%) Node.js
18 23 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
19 21 (15.22%) Web Services
19 21 (15.22%) OO
19 21 (15.22%) KnockoutJS
20 20 (14.49%) CRM
20 20 (14.49%) Windows
21 19 (13.77%) VB
21 19 (13.77%) Scrum
21 19 (13.77%) AngularJS
21 19 (13.77%) Windows Server

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 45 (32.61%) SharePoint
2 24 (17.39%) SharePoint 2010
3 18 (13.04%) Tomcat
4 16 (11.59%) IIS
5 12 (8.70%) MS Exchange
6 6 (4.35%) Umbraco
7 4 (2.90%) CMS
7 4 (2.90%) JBoss
7 4 (2.90%) WebSphere
8 3 (2.17%) Apache
9 2 (1.45%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.72%) Drupal
10 1 (0.72%) Office Communications Server
10 1 (0.72%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.72%) Skype for Business
10 1 (0.72%) WebLogic
Applications
1 38 (27.54%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.07%) MS Office
3 5 (3.62%) SOLIDWORKS
4 2 (1.45%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 11 (7.97%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (5.07%) SAP BPC
3 5 (3.62%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.72%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.45%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (11.59%) Firewall
2 7 (5.07%) DNS
3 4 (2.90%) FTP
3 4 (2.90%) SSH
4 1 (0.72%) AMQP
4 1 (0.72%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (0.72%) Skype
4 1 (0.72%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.72%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (20.29%) SQL Server 2014
2 23 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 16 (11.59%) Data Warehouse
4 15 (10.87%) SQL Server 2008
5 14 (10.14%) NoSQL
5 14 (10.14%) SQL Server 2012
6 13 (9.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 12 (8.70%) MySQL
8 11 (7.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 9 (6.52%) Power BI
10 7 (5.07%) MS Access
10 7 (5.07%) Relational Database
10 7 (5.07%) SAP BW
10 7 (5.07%) SAP Data Services
10 7 (5.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 6 (4.35%) RDBMS
12 4 (2.90%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 4 (2.90%) Oracle Database 11g
12 4 (2.90%) Oracle Database 12c
12 4 (2.90%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 13 (9.42%) gulp
1 13 (9.42%) JBehave
1 13 (9.42%) Karma Test Runner
1 13 (9.42%) Maven
1 13 (9.42%) WebDriver
2 11 (7.97%) Git (software)
2 11 (7.97%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (2.90%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.45%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.45%) NeoLoad
5 1 (0.72%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (0.72%) Moq
5 1 (0.72%) MSTest
5 1 (0.72%) ReSharper
General
1 11 (7.97%) Music Industry
2 9 (6.52%) Finance
3 7 (5.07%) Marketing
4 6 (4.35%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.17%) Advertising
6 2 (1.45%) Banking
6 2 (1.45%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.45%) Retail
7 1 (0.72%) Automotive
7 1 (0.72%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 94 (68.12%) Developer
2 30 (21.74%) .NET Developer
3 27 (19.57%) C# Developer
4 24 (17.39%) SharePoint Developer
5 21 (15.22%) SQL Developer
6 18 (13.04%) Java Developer
7 16 (11.59%) C# .NET Developer
8 14 (10.14%) JavaScript Developer
9 12 (8.70%) ASP.NET Developer
9 12 (8.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 11 (7.97%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 11 (7.97%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 10 (7.25%) Analyst
12 9 (6.52%) DBA
13 8 (5.80%) Administrator
13 8 (5.80%) HTML Developer
13 8 (5.80%) Mid-Level C# Developer
13 8 (5.80%) SQL Server Developer
14 7 (5.07%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
14 7 (5.07%) Mid-Level C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (51.45%) .NET
2 57 (41.30%) ASP.NET
3 47 (34.06%) jQuery
4 44 (31.88%) ASP.NET MVC
5 30 (21.74%) RESTful
6 29 (21.01%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 25 (18.12%) HTML
8 24 (17.39%) Node.js
9 21 (15.22%) KnockoutJS
9 21 (15.22%) Web Services
10 19 (13.77%) AngularJS
11 18 (13.04%) CSS
12 17 (12.32%) WCF
13 16 (11.59%) ASP.NET Web API
14 14 (10.14%) REST
14 14 (10.14%) Spring
15 13 (9.42%) CodeMirror
15 13 (9.42%) D3.js
15 13 (9.42%) JAX-RS
15 13 (9.42%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (5.80%) Management Information System
2 8 (5.80%) PKI
3 7 (5.07%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.17%) iPad
4 3 (2.17%) Public Cloud
5 2 (1.45%) NHS
6 1 (0.72%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.72%) Clustering
6 1 (0.72%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (0.72%) iPhone
6 1 (0.72%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 20 (14.49%) Windows
2 19 (13.77%) Windows Server
3 15 (10.87%) Unix
4 12 (8.70%) Linux
5 8 (5.80%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (5.80%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (4.35%) Windows 10
7 5 (3.62%) Windows 7
8 3 (2.17%) Solaris
9 1 (0.72%) Android
9 1 (0.72%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.72%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (36.96%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (33.33%) MVC
3 33 (23.91%) Web Application Development
4 21 (15.22%) OO
5 20 (14.49%) CRM
6 19 (13.77%) Scrum
7 18 (13.04%) Software Engineering
8 17 (12.32%) Performance Tuning
9 16 (11.59%) Business Intelligence
9 16 (11.59%) TDD
10 15 (10.87%) High Availability
11 13 (9.42%) OOP
12 12 (8.70%) ETL
13 11 (7.97%) BDD
14 9 (6.52%) Database Security
14 9 (6.52%) UML
14 9 (6.52%) Unit Testing
15 8 (5.80%) Data Modelling
16 7 (5.07%) Migration
16 7 (5.07%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 64 (46.38%) C#
2 63 (45.65%) SQL
3 47 (34.06%) JavaScript
4 27 (19.57%) Java
5 19 (13.77%) VB
6 16 (11.59%) VB.NET
7 14 (10.14%) T-SQL
8 13 (9.42%) ES6
8 13 (9.42%) Shell Script
9 11 (7.97%) Ruby
10 8 (5.80%) C
10 8 (5.80%) C++
10 8 (5.80%) PowerShell
11 7 (5.07%) VBA
12 4 (2.90%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 11 (7.97%) Degree
2 7 (5.07%) CEH
2 7 (5.07%) SSCP
3 3 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (2.17%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.17%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.45%) MCDBA
4 2 (1.45%) MCSA
5 1 (0.72%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.72%) QA
System Software
1 6 (4.35%) Hyper-V
2 4 (2.90%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (2.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.45%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.72%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (3.62%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 5 (3.62%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 4 (2.90%) Data Guard
2 4 (2.90%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 4 (2.90%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 4 (2.90%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (1.45%) Ansible
4 1 (0.72%) SCOM
Vendors
1 45 (32.61%) Microsoft
2 13 (9.42%) Oracle
3 11 (7.97%) SAP
4 8 (5.80%) IBM
5 7 (5.07%) Cognos
6 5 (3.62%) Dell
6 5 (3.62%) Sage
6 5 (3.62%) SonicWALL
6 5 (3.62%) Sybase
6 5 (3.62%) Symantec
7 4 (2.90%) VMware
8 3 (2.17%) AppDynamics
8 3 (2.17%) Citrix
8 3 (2.17%) New Relic
9 2 (1.45%) Telerik
10 1 (0.72%) Tableau
10 1 (0.72%) Teradata
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