The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Welwyn Garden City region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 19 8 13
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +5
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 6 15 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 5.26% 16.67% 12.58%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 31.58% 57.69% 71.43%
Number of salaries quoted 2 11 18
Average salary £48,750 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.87% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £25,000 £25,400
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £42,500 £60,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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 Welwyn Garden City region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Welwyn Garden City
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
19 26 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 16.67% 28.89% 17.61%
Number of salaries quoted 12 20 26
Average salary £57,500 £44,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.68% -12.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Welwyn Garden City region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Welwyn Garden City

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Welwyn Garden City region.

SQL Server Salary Trend in Welwyn Garden City

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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 33 (80.49%) SQL
2 23 (56.10%) Windows
3 18 (43.90%) VMware
3 18 (43.90%) SQL Server 2005
4 17 (41.46%) Microsoft
5 16 (39.02%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (36.59%) VMware Infrastructure
6 15 (36.59%) T-SQL
7 14 (34.15%) .NET
7 14 (34.15%) Performance Tuning
8 13 (31.71%) SAN
9 12 (29.27%) Degree
9 12 (29.27%) E-Commerce
9 12 (29.27%) HTML
10 11 (26.83%) JavaScript
10 11 (26.83%) MS Excel
10 11 (26.83%) BizTalk Server
10 11 (26.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 11 (26.83%) Scrum
10 11 (26.83%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (21.95%) C#
11 9 (21.95%) ITIL
11 9 (21.95%) SOAP
11 9 (21.95%) Git (software)
12 8 (19.51%) Database Mirroring
12 8 (19.51%) ASP.NET
12 8 (19.51%) CSS
12 8 (19.51%) Computer Science
13 7 (17.07%) Java
13 7 (17.07%) XML

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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 11 (26.83%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (9.76%) MS Exchange
3 3 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (4.88%) IIS
5 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 11 (26.83%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (31.71%) SAN
2 6 (14.63%) TCP/IP
3 4 (9.76%) Firewall
4 2 (4.88%) DNS
4 2 (4.88%) DHCP
4 2 (4.88%) Ethernet
5 1 (2.44%) LAN
5 1 (2.44%) WAN
5 1 (2.44%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (43.90%) SQL Server 2005
2 11 (26.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (14.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (14.63%) NoSQL
4 4 (9.76%) Big Data
4 4 (9.76%) Relational Database
4 4 (9.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (9.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (7.32%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (4.88%) DTS
6 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (2.44%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (2.44%) MongoDB
7 1 (2.44%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (2.44%) NewSQL
7 1 (2.44%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 9 (21.95%) Git (software)
2 5 (12.20%) Visual Studio
2 5 (12.20%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 5 (12.20%) CruiseControl
2 5 (12.20%) Subversion
2 5 (12.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (9.76%) Eclipse
3 4 (9.76%) JUnit
General
1 5 (12.20%) Telecoms
1 5 (12.20%) Banking
1 5 (12.20%) Retail
1 5 (12.20%) Retail Banking
2 4 (9.76%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 18 (43.90%) Administrator
2 13 (31.71%) DBA
2 13 (31.71%) Developer
2 13 (31.71%) Server Administrator
3 11 (26.83%) SQL DBA
4 9 (21.95%) SQL Server DBA
5 5 (12.20%) Analyst
5 5 (12.20%) Test Analyst
5 5 (12.20%) Software Test Analyst
6 4 (9.76%) Java Developer
6 4 (9.76%) C# Developer
7 3 (7.32%) Senior Test Analyst
7 3 (7.32%) Windows Administrator
7 3 (7.32%) Senior Windows Administrator
7 3 (7.32%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (7.32%) Senior Software Test Analyst
7 3 (7.32%) Software Developer
8 1 (2.44%) AWS Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Server Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) Senior DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (34.15%) .NET
2 12 (29.27%) HTML
3 9 (21.95%) SOAP
4 8 (19.51%) ASP.NET
4 8 (19.51%) CSS
5 7 (17.07%) XML
6 5 (12.20%) NHibernate
6 5 (12.20%) .NET Framework
6 5 (12.20%) WCF
6 5 (12.20%) jQuery
6 5 (12.20%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (12.20%) Entity Framework
6 5 (12.20%) REST
6 5 (12.20%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 5 (12.20%) AngularJS
6 5 (12.20%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 5 (12.20%) Web Services
7 4 (9.76%) JAX-WS
7 4 (9.76%) XSD
7 4 (9.76%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.51%) Computer Science
2 5 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (9.76%) EFT
3 4 (9.76%) Replication
4 3 (7.32%) Clustering
5 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.44%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 23 (56.10%) Windows
2 16 (39.02%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (17.07%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (12.20%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (7.32%) Windows 7
5 3 (7.32%) Windows XP
6 2 (4.88%) Linux
7 1 (2.44%) UNIX
7 1 (2.44%) AIX
7 1 (2.44%) HPUX
7 1 (2.44%) Solaris
7 1 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (34.15%) Performance Tuning
2 12 (29.27%) E-Commerce
3 11 (26.83%) Scrum
3 11 (26.83%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (21.95%) ITIL
5 8 (19.51%) Database Mirroring
6 5 (12.20%) SDLC
6 5 (12.20%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (12.20%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (12.20%) SOA
6 5 (12.20%) MVC
6 5 (12.20%) Validation
6 5 (12.20%) Knowledge Management
6 5 (12.20%) Software Testing
6 5 (12.20%) Coaching
7 4 (9.76%) TDD
7 4 (9.76%) OO
7 4 (9.76%) OOD
7 4 (9.76%) Domain-Driven Design
7 4 (9.76%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 33 (80.49%) SQL
2 15 (36.59%) T-SQL
3 11 (26.83%) JavaScript
4 9 (21.95%) C#
5 7 (17.07%) Java
6 4 (9.76%) Python
7 3 (7.32%) PHP
8 2 (4.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (29.27%) Degree
2 5 (12.20%) ISEB
2 5 (12.20%) ISTQB
3 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (4.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (4.88%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.07%) SLA
2 5 (12.20%) QA
3 4 (9.76%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 15 (36.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (14.63%) Active Directory
3 4 (9.76%) Hyper-V
4 2 (4.88%) VMware ESX
4 2 (4.88%) vSphere
5 1 (2.44%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (2.44%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (12.20%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.44%) Legato
2 1 (2.44%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 18 (43.90%) VMware
2 17 (41.46%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.32%) Sitecore
4 2 (4.88%) Citrix
4 2 (4.88%) NetApp
4 2 (4.88%) HP
4 2 (4.88%) Cisco
5 1 (2.44%) Oracle
5 1 (2.44%) EMC
5 1 (2.44%) Red Hat