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 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 9 18 25
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +7
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 62 79 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 13.14% 14.21% 10.09%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 68.89% 40.93% 46.46%
Number of salaries quoted 60 73 57
Median salary £52,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,350 £24,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
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
90 193 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 19.07% 34.71% 21.71%
Number of salaries quoted 83 139 91
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 July 2016.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Watford

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 67 (59.82%) Microsoft
2 58 (51.79%) SQL
3 56 (50.00%) .NET
4 51 (45.54%) C#
5 47 (41.96%) SQL Server 2008
6 40 (35.71%) ASP.NET
7 37 (33.04%) JavaScript
8 35 (31.25%) CRM
9 32 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
10 31 (27.68%) Dynamics CRM
11 29 (25.89%) jQuery
12 27 (24.11%) HTML
13 24 (21.43%) Project Management
14 23 (20.54%) T-SQL
14 23 (20.54%) Windows
15 21 (18.75%) Web Services
15 21 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
16 19 (16.96%) Computer Science
17 18 (16.07%) Finance
17 18 (16.07%) Oracle
18 17 (15.18%) Linux
18 17 (15.18%) Business Intelligence
18 17 (15.18%) Unit Testing
18 17 (15.18%) SQL Server 2012
19 16 (14.29%) MS Excel
19 16 (14.29%) MVC
19 16 (14.29%) Degree
20 15 (13.39%) VMware
20 15 (13.39%) Visual Studio
20 15 (13.39%) Performance Tuning

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 14 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 11 (9.82%) CMS
3 10 (8.93%) MS Exchange
4 5 (4.46%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (2.68%) Drupal
5 3 (2.68%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.89%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.89%) IBM Domino
7 1 (0.89%) IIS
7 1 (0.89%) JBoss
7 1 (0.89%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.89%) WildFly
Applications
1 16 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.46%) MS Project
3 4 (3.57%) MS Office
4 3 (2.68%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 31 (27.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (8.04%) SAP BPC
3 6 (5.36%) Scribe Insight
4 3 (2.68%) Sage 200
5 1 (0.89%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.25%) PaaS
2 1 (0.89%) GitHub
2 1 (0.89%) Office 365
2 1 (0.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.93%) Firewall
2 6 (5.36%) LAN
2 6 (5.36%) SAN
2 6 (5.36%) WAN
3 5 (4.46%) DNS
4 4 (3.57%) DHCP
4 4 (3.57%) Network Security
4 4 (3.57%) Spanning Tree
4 4 (3.57%) VPN
5 2 (1.79%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (41.96%) SQL Server 2008
2 17 (15.18%) SQL Server 2012
3 14 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (10.71%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (10.71%) MS Access
4 12 (10.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 10 (8.93%) Power BI
6 9 (8.04%) SAP BW
6 9 (8.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (7.14%) Oracle Database
7 8 (7.14%) Oracle Database 10g
7 8 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
7 8 (7.14%) Oracle9i Database
7 8 (7.14%) SAP Data Services
7 8 (7.14%) SQL Server 2014
8 7 (6.25%) Oracle Database 12c
8 7 (6.25%) Oracle Exadata
8 7 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (2.68%) DB2
9 3 (2.68%) Sybase IQ
Development Applications
1 21 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (13.39%) Visual Studio
3 10 (8.93%) Subversion
4 7 (6.25%) Git (software)
5 6 (5.36%) Maven
6 5 (4.46%) NeoLoad
7 3 (2.68%) gulp
7 3 (2.68%) JBehave
7 3 (2.68%) Karma Test Runner
7 3 (2.68%) WebDriver
8 2 (1.79%) JUnit
9 1 (0.89%) Ant
9 1 (0.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.89%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.89%) CruiseControl
9 1 (0.89%) Gradle
9 1 (0.89%) jMock
9 1 (0.89%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 18 (16.07%) Finance
2 7 (6.25%) German Language
3 6 (5.36%) Marketing
4 5 (4.46%) Retail
5 4 (3.57%) Back Office
5 4 (3.57%) Military
6 3 (2.68%) Games
6 3 (2.68%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.79%) French Language
7 2 (1.79%) Italian Language
7 2 (1.79%) Portuguese Language
7 2 (1.79%) Spanish Language
7 2 (1.79%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.89%) Automotive
8 1 (0.89%) Electronics
8 1 (0.89%) Law
8 1 (0.89%) Legal
8 1 (0.89%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 47 (41.96%) Developer
2 14 (12.50%) Microsoft Developer
3 13 (11.61%) C# Developer
4 12 (10.71%) DBA
5 11 (9.82%) Consultant
6 10 (8.93%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 9 (8.04%) Head of Development
8 8 (7.14%) CRM Developer
8 8 (7.14%) Microsoft BI Developer
8 8 (7.14%) Web Developer
9 7 (6.25%) .NET Developer
9 7 (6.25%) Administrator
9 7 (6.25%) Java Developer
9 7 (6.25%) Presales Consultant
10 6 (5.36%) C# Web Developer
10 6 (5.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 6 (5.36%) JavaScript Developer
10 6 (5.36%) Oracle DBA
10 6 (5.36%) Senior DBA
11 5 (4.46%) Senior Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (50.00%) .NET
2 40 (35.71%) ASP.NET
3 29 (25.89%) jQuery
4 27 (24.11%) HTML
5 21 (18.75%) Web Services
6 14 (12.50%) CSS
7 13 (11.61%) ASP.NET MVC
7 13 (11.61%) REST
7 13 (11.61%) WCF
8 12 (10.71%) AngularJS
9 11 (9.82%) .NET Framework
9 11 (9.82%) Entity Framework
9 11 (9.82%) MDX
10 10 (8.93%) CSS3
11 9 (8.04%) SOAP
12 8 (7.14%) Ajax
12 8 (7.14%) DHTML
12 8 (7.14%) RESTful
13 7 (6.25%) Oracle GoldenGate
14 6 (5.36%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 19 (16.96%) Computer Science
2 15 (13.39%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (9.82%) Management Information System
4 7 (6.25%) NHS
5 4 (3.57%) Data Centre
5 4 (3.57%) EqualLogic
5 4 (3.57%) Spread Betting
6 3 (2.68%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.79%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.79%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.89%) Blog
8 1 (0.89%) Clustering
8 1 (0.89%) Data Extraction
8 1 (0.89%) FMCG
8 1 (0.89%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 23 (20.54%) Windows
2 17 (15.18%) Linux
3 13 (11.61%) Windows Server
4 8 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (5.36%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (4.46%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (3.57%) Unix
8 3 (2.68%) AIX
9 1 (0.89%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (31.25%) CRM
2 32 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (21.43%) Project Management
4 17 (15.18%) Business Intelligence
4 17 (15.18%) Unit Testing
5 16 (14.29%) MVC
6 15 (13.39%) Performance Tuning
6 15 (13.39%) Time Management
7 13 (11.61%) Scrum
8 12 (10.71%) B2B
8 12 (10.71%) ETL
9 11 (9.82%) Analytics
9 11 (9.82%) Data Modelling
9 11 (9.82%) Disaster Recovery
9 11 (9.82%) ETL Development
9 11 (9.82%) TDD
10 10 (8.93%) Database Tuning
10 10 (8.93%) Risk Analytics
10 10 (8.93%) Web Development
10 10 (8.93%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 58 (51.79%) SQL
2 51 (45.54%) C#
3 37 (33.04%) JavaScript
4 23 (20.54%) T-SQL
5 12 (10.71%) VBA
6 9 (8.04%) Java
7 8 (7.14%) PowerShell
7 8 (7.14%) VB
8 7 (6.25%) Perl
8 7 (6.25%) VB.NET
9 5 (4.46%) C
10 4 (3.57%) C++
11 3 (2.68%) ES6
11 3 (2.68%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 16 (14.29%) Degree
2 5 (4.46%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (3.57%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.79%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (1.79%) CCNA
4 2 (1.79%) CCNP
4 2 (1.79%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.79%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.79%) MCITP
4 2 (1.79%) MCSE
4 2 (1.79%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.89%) CEH
5 1 (0.89%) ISEB
5 1 (0.89%) MCDBA
5 1 (0.89%) MCSA
5 1 (0.89%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.89%) ISO 9000
1 1 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (13.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (7.14%) Oracle RAC
3 6 (5.36%) Active Directory
4 5 (4.46%) Hyper-V
5 4 (3.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (7.14%) Data Guard
2 5 (4.46%) EMC NetWorker
2 5 (4.46%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (0.89%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 67 (59.82%) Microsoft
2 18 (16.07%) Oracle
3 15 (13.39%) VMware
4 13 (11.61%) SAP
5 11 (9.82%) 3PAR
6 10 (8.93%) Cognos
7 9 (8.04%) IBM
8 7 (6.25%) Cisco
8 7 (6.25%) NetApp
9 5 (4.46%) Telerik
10 4 (3.57%) Avaya
10 4 (3.57%) CheckPoint
10 4 (3.57%) Dell
10 4 (3.57%) HP
11 3 (2.68%) Citrix
11 3 (2.68%) Sage
11 3 (2.68%) Sybase
12 2 (1.79%) Veeam
13 1 (0.89%) Lotus
13 1 (0.89%) Microgen
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