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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 10 10 20
Rank change year-on-year
0 +10
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 94 71 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 17.97% 17.44% 13.51%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 44.34% 45.22% 37.79%
Number of salaries quoted 61 68 59
Average salary £40,500 £36,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £23,700
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
212 157 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 40.54% 38.57% 35.76%
Number of salaries quoted 125 113 104
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,500 £27,825
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +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 30 January 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Watford

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 73 (51.41%) C#
1 73 (51.41%) Microsoft
2 70 (49.30%) JavaScript
3 67 (47.18%) HTML
4 64 (45.07%) .NET
5 61 (42.96%) SQL
6 58 (40.85%) CSS
7 52 (36.62%) ASP.NET
8 40 (28.17%) Windows
9 38 (26.76%) SharePoint
9 38 (26.76%) Java
10 35 (24.65%) SQL Server 2008
11 33 (23.24%) MS Excel
12 30 (21.13%) jQuery
12 30 (21.13%) Agile Software Development
13 29 (20.42%) Software Engineering
13 29 (20.42%) Oracle
14 24 (16.90%) T-SQL
15 23 (16.20%) IIS
16 22 (15.49%) DB2
16 22 (15.49%) MySQL
16 22 (15.49%) E-Commerce
16 22 (15.49%) Demandware
16 22 (15.49%) Ogone
17 21 (14.79%) SC Cleared
17 21 (14.79%) Security Cleared
17 21 (14.79%) hybris
17 21 (14.79%) ATG
18 20 (14.08%) Change Management
18 20 (14.08%) MS Office

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 38 (26.76%) SharePoint
2 23 (16.20%) IIS
3 12 (8.45%) CMS
4 8 (5.63%) Apache
4 8 (5.63%) Tomcat
4 8 (5.63%) MS Exchange
5 4 (2.82%) Node.js
6 3 (2.11%) WebSphere
6 3 (2.11%) SugarCRM
6 3 (2.11%) WorkSite
6 3 (2.11%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.41%) JBoss
7 2 (1.41%) Content Management Server
7 2 (1.41%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (1.41%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 33 (23.24%) MS Excel
2 20 (14.08%) MS Office
3 4 (2.82%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 12 (8.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (4.23%) Magento
3 5 (3.52%) Agresso
4 3 (2.11%) Maximo
4 3 (2.11%) SalesLogix
4 3 (2.11%) CA Clarity
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.70%) SaaS
1 1 (0.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.75%) VPN
2 9 (6.34%) LAN
2 9 (6.34%) WAN
3 7 (4.93%) Firewall
4 6 (4.23%) FTP
5 5 (3.52%) DNS
5 5 (3.52%) Internet
6 3 (2.11%) MPLS
6 3 (2.11%) DHCP
7 2 (1.41%) SAN
7 2 (1.41%) NAS
8 1 (0.70%) IP Telephony
8 1 (0.70%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (24.65%) SQL Server 2008
2 22 (15.49%) DB2
2 22 (15.49%) MySQL
3 15 (10.56%) SQL Server 2012
4 12 (8.45%) Relational Database
5 9 (6.34%) QlikView
6 7 (4.93%) Oracle Database
7 6 (4.23%) Oracle Database 10g
7 6 (4.23%) Oracle Database 11g
7 6 (4.23%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (2.82%) NoSQL
8 4 (2.82%) JasperReports
9 3 (2.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (2.11%) Oracle9i Database
9 3 (2.11%) Big Data
10 2 (1.41%) SQL Server 2000
10 2 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.70%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 11 (7.75%) Visual Studio
2 4 (2.82%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (2.82%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.11%) Toad
4 1 (0.70%) PowerBuilder
General
1 11 (7.75%) Law
2 10 (7.04%) Finance
3 4 (2.82%) Legal
4 1 (0.70%) Marketing
4 1 (0.70%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 69 (48.59%) Developer
2 24 (16.90%) Analyst
3 22 (15.49%) Team Leader
4 20 (14.08%) Applications Support
5 16 (11.27%) .NET Developer
6 15 (10.56%) Applications Developer
7 14 (9.86%) Support Analyst
7 14 (9.86%) Lead Developer
8 12 (8.45%) Applications Support Analyst
9 11 (7.75%) Junior
10 10 (7.04%) C# Developer
10 10 (7.04%) Junior Developer
11 9 (6.34%) Senior Analyst
11 9 (6.34%) Consultant
11 9 (6.34%) Project Manager
12 8 (5.63%) Business Analyst
12 8 (5.63%) Business Analyst Team Leader
12 8 (5.63%) Systems Developer
13 7 (4.93%) Applications Architect
13 7 (4.93%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (47.18%) HTML
2 64 (45.07%) .NET
3 58 (40.85%) CSS
4 52 (36.62%) ASP.NET
5 30 (21.13%) jQuery
6 20 (14.08%) J2EE
7 16 (11.27%) JSP
8 14 (9.86%) HTML5
8 14 (9.86%) CSS3
9 13 (9.15%) XML
10 9 (6.34%) Ajax
11 8 (5.63%) RESTful
12 7 (4.93%) ASP.NET MVC
13 6 (4.23%) DHTML
13 6 (4.23%) .NET Framework
13 6 (4.23%) Java EE
14 5 (3.52%) Web Services
15 4 (2.82%) ASP.NET Web API
15 4 (2.82%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 4 (2.82%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.45%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (5.63%) User Experience
3 5 (3.52%) Replication
4 4 (2.82%) iPad
5 2 (1.41%) Thin Client
5 2 (1.41%) Fat Client
5 2 (1.41%) PKI
6 1 (0.70%) Clustering
6 1 (0.70%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.70%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 40 (28.17%) Windows
2 11 (7.75%) Linux
3 8 (5.63%) Windows XP
4 7 (4.93%) Windows 7
4 7 (4.93%) UNIX
5 4 (2.82%) Android
6 2 (1.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.41%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.41%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (21.13%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (20.42%) Software Engineering
3 22 (15.49%) E-Commerce
4 20 (14.08%) Change Management
5 18 (12.68%) Business Intelligence
5 18 (12.68%) Workflow
5 18 (12.68%) Content Management
6 17 (11.97%) Project Management
7 16 (11.27%) Process Management
7 16 (11.27%) OOP
7 16 (11.27%) OO
8 14 (9.86%) Graceful Degradation
8 14 (9.86%) Responsive Web Design
9 13 (9.15%) CRM
10 11 (7.75%) MVC
11 10 (7.04%) Business Analysis
11 10 (7.04%) TDD
12 9 (6.34%) Web Development
12 9 (6.34%) Continuous Improvement
13 8 (5.63%) UML
Programming Languages
1 73 (51.41%) C#
2 70 (49.30%) JavaScript
3 61 (42.96%) SQL
4 38 (26.76%) Java
5 24 (16.90%) T-SQL
6 10 (7.04%) VB.NET
7 6 (4.23%) PHP
7 6 (4.23%) VBScript
8 4 (2.82%) PL/SQL
8 4 (2.82%) Ruby
9 3 (2.11%) VB
10 1 (0.70%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.70%) C++
Qualifications
1 21 (14.79%) SC Cleared
1 21 (14.79%) Security Cleared
2 11 (7.75%) Degree
3 3 (2.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (1.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.11%) QA
System Software
1 12 (8.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (7.75%) Hyper-V
2 11 (7.75%) Active Directory
3 7 (4.93%) vSphere
4 6 (4.23%) Samba
4 6 (4.23%) Terminal Server
5 5 (3.52%) XenServer
6 3 (2.11%) Oracle RMAN
6 3 (2.11%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (2.11%) XenDesktop
7 2 (1.41%) XenApp
7 2 (1.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.70%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.70%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (2.82%) SCCM
1 4 (2.82%) SCOM
2 3 (2.11%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 73 (51.41%) Microsoft
2 29 (20.42%) Oracle
3 22 (15.49%) Demandware
3 22 (15.49%) Ogone
4 21 (14.79%) hybris
4 21 (14.79%) ATG
5 16 (11.27%) DataCash
6 14 (9.86%) VMware
7 12 (8.45%) Citrix
8 11 (7.75%) Cisco
9 8 (5.63%) HP
9 8 (5.63%) CheckPoint
10 6 (4.23%) CyberSource
11 5 (3.52%) Sybase
11 5 (3.52%) SAP
12 4 (2.82%) Open Text
12 4 (2.82%) Red Hat
13 3 (2.11%) Sage
13 3 (2.11%) Salesforce.com
13 3 (2.11%) IBM
Watford
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
TJX
Salary: Unspecified £Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford
Computer Futures
Salary: £48000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Dupen Recruitment Services
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + range of benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £48k - 55k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £32000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Watford
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: competitive
Posted: 16 days ago