Period
to 24 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for SQL Server 2016 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQL Server 2016 over the 6 months to 24 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2016
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
24 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 149 107 128
Rank change year-on-year -42 +21 +84
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2016 8 108 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.30% 2.53% 2.05%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.25% 9.41% 7.58%
Number of salaries quoted 7 95 81
Hertfordshire median annual salary £65,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +36.84% - +26.67%
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +13.33%

SQL Server 2016 is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 640 1,148 1,108
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 23.72% 26.87% 27.07%
Number of salaries quoted 483 949 987
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £73,750 £70,000
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%

SQL Server 2016
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

Job postings citing SQL Server 2016 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2016 in Hertfordshire

SQL Server 2016
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2016 in Hertfordshire.

Salary trend for SQL Server 2016 in Hertfordshire

SQL Server 2016
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2016 within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 24 August 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford -1 6 £65,000 +36.84%
Borehamwood - 1 £60,000 - 1
Letchworth - 1 - -
SQL Server 2016
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 August 2019, IT jobs citing SQL Server 2016 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for SQL Server 2016.

1 8 (100.00%) SQL
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (87.50%) T-SQL
2 7 (87.50%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (87.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (75.00%) TDD
3 6 (75.00%) Subversion
3 6 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (75.00%) Test Automation
3 6 (75.00%) BDD
3 6 (75.00%) Data Quality
3 6 (75.00%) Talend
3 6 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (75.00%) Scaled Agile Framework
3 6 (75.00%) Problem-Solving
3 6 (75.00%) Public Sector
3 6 (75.00%) Project Delivery
3 6 (75.00%) JSON
3 6 (75.00%) JIRA
3 6 (75.00%) Data Migration
3 6 (75.00%) Reference Data
3 6 (75.00%) Data Mapping
3 6 (75.00%) SC Cleared
3 6 (75.00%) Security Cleared
3 6 (75.00%) C#
3 6 (75.00%) PL/SQL
3 6 (75.00%) XML
3 6 (75.00%) ETL
3 6 (75.00%) Oracle

SQL Server 2016
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (87.50%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (87.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (12.50%) MySQL
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (12.50%) SQLBase
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) JIRA
1 6 (75.00%) Subversion
General
1 6 (75.00%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Data Migration Developer
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
1 6 (75.00%) ETL Developer
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle Developer
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle ETL Developer
1 6 (75.00%) PostgreSQL Developer
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Developer
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server Developer
2 2 (25.00%) DBA
2 2 (25.00%) SQL DBA
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) JSON
1 6 (75.00%) XML
2 1 (12.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (75.00%) Reference Data
2 1 (12.50%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) BDD
2 6 (75.00%) Data Mapping
2 6 (75.00%) Data Migration
2 6 (75.00%) ETL
2 6 (75.00%) Migration
2 6 (75.00%) Problem-Solving
2 6 (75.00%) Project Delivery
2 6 (75.00%) Scaled Agile Framework
2 6 (75.00%) TDD
2 6 (75.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) High Availability
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 7 (87.50%) T-SQL
3 6 (75.00%) C#
3 6 (75.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) MCSA
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (75.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle
1 6 (75.00%) Talend
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft