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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 8 8 6
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 12 21 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 13.19% 18.26% 22.16%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 54.55% 87.50% 71.15%
Number of salaries quoted 10 16 34
Average salary £38,750 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.88% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £28,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £61,250 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
22 24 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 24.18% 20.87% 31.14%
Number of salaries quoted 20 19 47
Average salary £44,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Salary Histogram in Welwyn Garden City

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Welwyn Garden City region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Welwyn Garden City

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 18 (58.06%) Windows
2 17 (54.84%) Microsoft
3 14 (45.16%) SQL
4 13 (41.94%) MS Excel
5 11 (35.48%) .NET
6 10 (32.26%) C#
7 9 (29.03%) ASP.NET
7 9 (29.03%) Degree
8 8 (25.81%) Computer Science
8 8 (25.81%) QA
9 7 (22.58%) MySQL
9 7 (22.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 6 (19.35%) Marketing
10 6 (19.35%) WCF
10 6 (19.35%) IIS
10 6 (19.35%) Visual Studio
10 6 (19.35%) T-SQL
10 6 (19.35%) HTML
10 6 (19.35%) Apache
10 6 (19.35%) Internet
11 5 (16.13%) BizTalk Server
11 5 (16.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 5 (16.13%) User Acceptance Testing
11 5 (16.13%) Subversion
11 5 (16.13%) JavaScript
11 5 (16.13%) Scrum
11 5 (16.13%) CruiseControl
11 5 (16.13%) SQL Server 2008
11 5 (16.13%) HP Quality Center
11 5 (16.13%) Continuous Improvement

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 6 (19.35%) IIS
1 6 (19.35%) Apache
2 5 (16.13%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (6.45%) CMS
4 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (41.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (19.35%) Internet
2 3 (9.68%) SAN
3 1 (3.23%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (22.58%) MySQL
1 7 (22.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (16.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (12.90%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (6.45%) Relational Database
4 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 7
5 1 (3.23%) DTS
5 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (19.35%) Visual Studio
2 5 (16.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 5 (16.13%) Subversion
2 5 (16.13%) CruiseControl
3 4 (12.90%) Git (software)
3 4 (12.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (6.45%) Rhino Mocks
4 2 (6.45%) NUnit
4 2 (6.45%) Selenium
5 1 (3.23%) MSI
5 1 (3.23%) Eclipse
5 1 (3.23%) PVCS
5 1 (3.23%) TortoiseSVN
5 1 (3.23%) Moq
General
1 6 (19.35%) Marketing
2 3 (9.68%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.45%) Banking
4 1 (3.23%) Retail Banking
4 1 (3.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (29.03%) Administrator
2 8 (25.81%) Developer
2 8 (25.81%) Systems Administrator
3 6 (19.35%) Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) C# Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Test Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Software Test Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 3 (9.68%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Senior Test Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Windows Administrator
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Windows Administrator
6 2 (6.45%) SQL Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 2 (6.45%) Java Programmer
6 2 (6.45%) Graduate Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Software Test Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Lead Business Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Graduate Web Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (35.48%) .NET
2 9 (29.03%) ASP.NET
3 6 (19.35%) WCF
3 6 (19.35%) HTML
4 4 (12.90%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 4 (12.90%) AngularJS
4 4 (12.90%) NHibernate
4 4 (12.90%) .NET Framework
4 4 (12.90%) jQuery
4 4 (12.90%) CSS
4 4 (12.90%) SOAP
4 4 (12.90%) Web Services
5 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 2 (6.45%) REST
5 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (6.45%) WinForms
6 1 (3.23%) MSMQ
6 1 (3.23%) WF
6 1 (3.23%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.81%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.45%) Mobile App
2 2 (6.45%) IVR
2 2 (6.45%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.23%) Clustering
3 1 (3.23%) Replication
3 1 (3.23%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 18 (58.06%) Windows
2 3 (9.68%) Linux
2 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.23%) CentOS
4 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (16.13%) User Acceptance Testing
1 5 (16.13%) Scrum
1 5 (16.13%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (12.90%) MVVM
2 4 (12.90%) MVC
2 4 (12.90%) Validation
2 4 (12.90%) Software Testing
2 4 (12.90%) SOA
2 4 (12.90%) E-business
3 3 (9.68%) E-Commerce
3 3 (9.68%) ITIL
3 3 (9.68%) Knowledge Management
3 3 (9.68%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (6.45%) Test Automation
4 2 (6.45%) Requirements Engineering
4 2 (6.45%) Automated Testing
4 2 (6.45%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (6.45%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (6.45%) Business Analysis
4 2 (6.45%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 14 (45.16%) SQL
2 10 (32.26%) C#
3 6 (19.35%) T-SQL
4 5 (16.13%) JavaScript
5 3 (9.68%) VB
5 3 (9.68%) VB6
6 2 (6.45%) VB.NET
6 2 (6.45%) VBA
6 2 (6.45%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (29.03%) Degree
2 4 (12.90%) ISTQB
2 4 (12.90%) ISEB
3 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (25.81%) QA
2 1 (3.23%) SLA
2 1 (3.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) Hyper-V
1 2 (6.45%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (16.13%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (6.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (3.23%) Nagios
3 1 (3.23%) SCCM
3 1 (3.23%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (54.84%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.23%) HP
2 1 (3.23%) Red Hat
2 1 (3.23%) SAP
2 1 (3.23%) VMware
2 1 (3.23%) Twitter