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

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 10 17 37
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +20
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 67 61 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 13.54% 11.66% 6.85%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 72.04% 37.20% 27.61%
Number of salaries quoted 66 57 37
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,947 £24,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
93 164 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 18.79% 31.36% 24.81%
Number of salaries quoted 85 133 100
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £40,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +10.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £34,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £53,500
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 30 September 2016.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Watford

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 (57.76%) Microsoft
2 66 (56.90%) SQL
3 62 (53.45%) .NET
4 49 (42.24%) SQL Server 2008
5 48 (41.38%) C#
6 42 (36.21%) Agile Software Development
7 40 (34.48%) ASP.NET
8 35 (30.17%) jQuery
9 33 (28.45%) T-SQL
10 32 (27.59%) JavaScript
11 28 (24.14%) Web Services
12 27 (23.28%) Business Intelligence
12 27 (23.28%) Analytical Skills
13 26 (22.41%) Team Foundation Server
13 26 (22.41%) Data Warehouse
13 26 (22.41%) CRM
13 26 (22.41%) Computer Science
14 25 (21.55%) Unit Testing
14 25 (21.55%) REST
15 24 (20.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 24 (20.69%) SharePoint
15 24 (20.69%) MS Excel
15 24 (20.69%) SAP
16 23 (19.83%) Dynamics CRM
16 23 (19.83%) Time Management
16 23 (19.83%) Performance Tuning
17 22 (18.97%) HTML
17 22 (18.97%) ETL
18 21 (18.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 21 (18.10%) Degree

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 24 (20.69%) SharePoint
2 11 (9.48%) CMS
3 9 (7.76%) MS Exchange
3 9 (7.76%) SharePoint 2010
4 7 (6.03%) Tomcat
5 5 (4.31%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (3.45%) IIS
7 3 (2.59%) Drupal
8 2 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.86%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.86%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 24 (20.69%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.45%) MS Office
3 3 (2.59%) SOLIDWORKS
4 1 (0.86%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 23 (19.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (15.52%) SAP BPC
3 4 (3.45%) Scribe Insight
4 3 (2.59%) Sage 200
5 1 (0.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.72%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (12.93%) Firewall
2 11 (9.48%) DNS
3 4 (3.45%) FTP
3 4 (3.45%) SSH
4 2 (1.72%) LAN
4 2 (1.72%) NAS
4 2 (1.72%) SAN
4 2 (1.72%) WAN
5 1 (0.86%) DHCP
5 1 (0.86%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (42.24%) SQL Server 2008
2 26 (22.41%) Data Warehouse
3 24 (20.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 21 (18.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 20 (17.24%) SQL Server 2012
6 19 (16.38%) MS Access
6 19 (16.38%) Power BI
7 18 (15.52%) SAP BW
8 17 (14.66%) SAP Data Services
9 12 (10.34%) SQL Server 2014
10 11 (9.48%) SQL Server 2005
11 10 (8.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 6 (5.17%) NoSQL
13 4 (3.45%) MySQL
14 3 (2.59%) Azure SQL Database
14 3 (2.59%) Big Data
14 3 (2.59%) RDBMS
14 3 (2.59%) Relational Database
15 2 (1.72%) Crystal Reports
15 2 (1.72%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 26 (22.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (13.79%) Visual Studio
3 9 (7.76%) Maven
4 8 (6.90%) Subversion
5 7 (6.03%) gulp
5 7 (6.03%) JBehave
5 7 (6.03%) Karma Test Runner
5 7 (6.03%) WebDriver
6 5 (4.31%) NeoLoad
7 4 (3.45%) Git (software)
8 2 (1.72%) JUnit
General
1 10 (8.62%) Finance
2 8 (6.90%) Marketing
3 4 (3.45%) Back Office
3 4 (3.45%) Retail
4 2 (1.72%) German Language
4 2 (1.72%) Legal
4 2 (1.72%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.72%) Military
5 1 (0.86%) Automotive
5 1 (0.86%) Electronics
5 1 (0.86%) French Language
5 1 (0.86%) Italian Language
5 1 (0.86%) Law
5 1 (0.86%) Portuguese Language
5 1 (0.86%) Publishing
5 1 (0.86%) Spanish Language
5 1 (0.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 65 (56.03%) Developer
2 23 (19.83%) Microsoft Developer
3 19 (16.38%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 17 (14.66%) Microsoft BI Developer
5 14 (12.07%) C# Developer
6 13 (11.21%) JavaScript Developer
7 9 (7.76%) Head of Development
7 9 (7.76%) Java Developer
7 9 (7.76%) SharePoint Developer
8 8 (6.90%) DBA
9 7 (6.03%) SQL DBA
9 7 (6.03%) Web Developer
10 6 (5.17%) .NET Developer
10 6 (5.17%) CRM Developer
11 5 (4.31%) HTML CSS Developer
11 5 (4.31%) HTML Developer
11 5 (4.31%) IT Analyst
11 5 (4.31%) Senior IT Security Analyst
11 5 (4.31%) Senior Security Analyst
11 5 (4.31%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (53.45%) .NET
2 40 (34.48%) ASP.NET
3 35 (30.17%) jQuery
4 28 (24.14%) Web Services
5 25 (21.55%) REST
6 22 (18.97%) HTML
7 20 (17.24%) MDX
8 18 (15.52%) ASP.NET MVC
9 17 (14.66%) SOAP
10 16 (13.79%) CSS
11 12 (10.34%) CSS3
12 11 (9.48%) RESTful
12 11 (9.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 10 (8.62%) AngularJS
13 10 (8.62%) WCF
14 9 (7.76%) JAX-RS
14 9 (7.76%) Node.js
14 9 (7.76%) Spring
15 8 (6.90%) Ajax
15 8 (6.90%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 27 (23.28%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (22.41%) Computer Science
3 20 (17.24%) Management Information System
4 6 (5.17%) NHS
5 5 (4.31%) PKI
6 3 (2.59%) Mathematics
6 3 (2.59%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.72%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.86%) Clustering
8 1 (0.86%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.86%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 12 (10.34%) Windows
2 8 (6.90%) Windows Server
3 7 (6.03%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (5.17%) Linux
4 6 (5.17%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (2.59%) Unix
6 1 (0.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.86%) Solaris
6 1 (0.86%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.86%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (36.21%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (23.28%) Business Intelligence
3 26 (22.41%) CRM
4 25 (21.55%) Unit Testing
5 23 (19.83%) Performance Tuning
5 23 (19.83%) Time Management
6 22 (18.97%) ETL
7 20 (17.24%) Data Modelling
7 20 (17.24%) ETL Development
7 20 (17.24%) MVC
8 19 (16.38%) Database Tuning
9 16 (13.79%) Project Management
9 16 (13.79%) Scrum
10 12 (10.34%) B2B
11 11 (9.48%) Software Engineering
12 10 (8.62%) TDD
12 10 (8.62%) Web Application Development
13 9 (7.76%) Analytics
13 9 (7.76%) Web Development
14 8 (6.90%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 66 (56.90%) SQL
2 48 (41.38%) C#
3 33 (28.45%) T-SQL
4 32 (27.59%) JavaScript
5 19 (16.38%) VBA
6 18 (15.52%) PowerShell
7 11 (9.48%) Java
8 7 (6.03%) ES6
9 6 (5.17%) C++
9 6 (5.17%) VB
10 4 (3.45%) ABAP
10 4 (3.45%) C
11 2 (1.72%) Ruby
11 2 (1.72%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.86%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 21 (18.10%) Degree
2 7 (6.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (4.31%) CEH
3 5 (4.31%) SSCP
4 3 (2.59%) CCNA
4 3 (2.59%) CCNP
4 3 (2.59%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (2.59%) MCDBA
4 3 (2.59%) MCSA
4 3 (2.59%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.72%) MCITP
5 2 (1.72%) MCSE
5 2 (1.72%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.86%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.86%) QA
System Software
1 8 (6.90%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.31%) Hyper-V
2 5 (4.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.86%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.86%) vSphere
3 1 (0.86%) XenApp
3 1 (0.86%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (3.45%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (0.86%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.86%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (0.86%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (0.86%) SCCM
2 1 (0.86%) Simpana
2 1 (0.86%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 67 (57.76%) Microsoft
2 24 (20.69%) SAP
3 20 (17.24%) Oracle
4 19 (16.38%) Cognos
5 17 (14.66%) IBM
6 7 (6.03%) VMware
7 5 (4.31%) Citrix
7 5 (4.31%) Telerik
8 4 (3.45%) Cisco
9 3 (2.59%) Sage
10 2 (1.72%) Veeam
11 1 (0.86%) CommVault
11 1 (0.86%) NetApp
11 1 (0.86%) Sophos
11 1 (0.86%) Symantec
11 1 (0.86%) Teradata
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