Period
to 16 January 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 16 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2016
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 135 76 213
Rank change year-on-year -59 +137 +13
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2016 56 155 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.57% 3.49% 0.11%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.80% 11.73% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 50 150 5
Hertfordshire median annual salary £65,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +44.44% - -30.77%
10th Percentile £35,000 £28,750 £42,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £58,750 £61,750
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +29.41% -5.56% -4.76%

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 824 1,321 1,196
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 23.17% 29.74% 27.21%
Number of salaries quoted 697 1,127 999
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,000 £31,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £68,750 £71,500
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £46,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.70% +2.78% -

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
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2016 in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 16 January 2019.

Salary histogram 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 16 January 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 -20 24 £65,000 +44.44% 1
St Albans +20 20 £40,000 -40.74% 2
Hemel Hempstead -13 5 - - 1
Broxbourne - 2 £58,250 -
Hertford +4 1 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Berkhamsted - 1 £42,500 -
Baldock - 1 £35,000 - 1
Letchworth - 1 £50,500 -
SQL Server 2016
East of England

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 56 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 44 (78.57%) C#
3 42 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (64.29%) TDD
5 35 (62.50%) BDD
6 31 (55.36%) SQL
7 30 (53.57%) .NET
8 25 (44.64%) ASP.NET
8 25 (44.64%) MVC
8 25 (44.64%) Scrum
9 24 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
10 23 (41.07%) Test Automation
10 23 (41.07%) Web Application Development
11 22 (39.29%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 22 (39.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 22 (39.29%) ETL
12 21 (37.50%) Oracle
12 21 (37.50%) T-SQL
12 21 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 21 (37.50%) SC Cleared
12 21 (37.50%) Security Cleared
13 20 (35.71%) JSON
13 20 (35.71%) JIRA
13 20 (35.71%) Migration
13 20 (35.71%) XML
13 20 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
13 20 (35.71%) Problem-Solving
14 19 (33.93%) ASP.NET Web API
15 18 (32.14%) Subversion
15 18 (32.14%) Data Migration

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.36%) IIS
1 3 (5.36%) MS Exchange
1 3 (5.36%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 4 (7.14%) C-CURE
Cloud Services
1 8 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.07%) Firewall
2 7 (12.50%) VLAN
3 4 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (7.14%) Internet
4 3 (5.36%) NAS
4 3 (5.36%) SAN
5 2 (3.57%) DNS
6 1 (1.79%) Hyperconnected
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 22 (39.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 21 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 18 (32.14%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (12.50%) MongoDB
5 7 (12.50%) RavenDB
6 4 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (7.14%) Power BI
6 4 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (3.57%) MS Access
7 2 (3.57%) SAP Data Services
7 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.79%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (1.79%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.79%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 20 (35.71%) JIRA
2 18 (32.14%) Subversion
3 2 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.79%) Git (software)
General
1 14 (25.00%) Marketing
2 13 (23.21%) Advertising
3 11 (19.64%) Finance
4 3 (5.36%) Military
5 2 (3.57%) Retail
6 1 (1.79%) French Language
6 1 (1.79%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 47 (83.93%) Developer
2 25 (44.64%) .NET Developer
3 21 (37.50%) SQL Developer
4 19 (33.93%) ETL Developer
5 18 (32.14%) Data Migration Developer
5 18 (32.14%) Oracle Developer
5 18 (32.14%) Oracle ETL Developer
5 18 (32.14%) PostgreSQL Developer
5 18 (32.14%) SQL Server Developer
6 7 (12.50%) .NET Developer - Fintech
7 4 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (7.14%) Project Engineer
8 3 (5.36%) Architect
8 3 (5.36%) Senior Architect
8 3 (5.36%) Senior Technical Architect
8 3 (5.36%) Technical Architect
9 2 (3.57%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Developer
10 1 (1.79%) SQL Database Developer
10 1 (1.79%) Technical Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (53.57%) .NET
2 25 (44.64%) ASP.NET
3 24 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
4 22 (39.29%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 20 (35.71%) JSON
5 20 (35.71%) XML
6 19 (33.93%) ASP.NET Web API
7 18 (32.14%) RESTful
8 13 (23.21%) AngularJS
9 10 (17.86%) .NET Framework
9 10 (17.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 8 (14.29%) CSS
10 8 (14.29%) HTML
11 7 (12.50%) CSS3
11 7 (12.50%) HTML5
12 4 (7.14%) Web Services
13 3 (5.36%) ASP.NET Core
13 3 (5.36%) KnockoutJS
13 3 (5.36%) WCF
14 2 (3.57%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 20 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (32.14%) Reference Data
3 8 (14.29%) Fintech
4 4 (7.14%) CCTV
5 2 (3.57%) Digital TV
6 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.79%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.93%) Windows
1 5 (8.93%) Windows Server
2 4 (7.14%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (64.29%) TDD
3 35 (62.50%) BDD
4 25 (44.64%) MVC
4 25 (44.64%) Scrum
5 23 (41.07%) Test Automation
5 23 (41.07%) Web Application Development
6 22 (39.29%) ETL
7 20 (35.71%) Migration
7 20 (35.71%) Problem-Solving
8 18 (32.14%) Data Mapping
8 18 (32.14%) Data Migration
8 18 (32.14%) Scaled Agile Framework
9 17 (30.36%) Continuous Integration
9 17 (30.36%) Dependency Injection
10 8 (14.29%) Asset Management
10 8 (14.29%) Wealth Management
11 4 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (7.14%) Kanban
11 4 (7.14%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 44 (78.57%) C#
2 31 (55.36%) SQL
3 21 (37.50%) T-SQL
4 18 (32.14%) PL/SQL
5 4 (7.14%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.57%) PowerShell
6 2 (3.57%) VBA
7 1 (1.79%) Ruby
7 1 (1.79%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 21 (37.50%) SC Cleared
1 21 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (32.14%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (7.14%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (5.36%) Active Directory
3 3 (5.36%) XenApp
3 3 (5.36%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (5.36%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 21 (37.50%) Oracle
2 18 (32.14%) Talend
3 13 (23.21%) Facebook
4 7 (12.50%) Cisco
4 7 (12.50%) VMware
5 3 (5.36%) Citrix
5 3 (5.36%) Microsoft
6 2 (3.57%) SAP
7 1 (1.79%) Adobe
7 1 (1.79%) Cognos
7 1 (1.79%) IBM
7 1 (1.79%) Xerox
7 1 (1.79%) XMPie