The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for SQL Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 10 6
Rank change year-on-year -2 -4  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 287 293 530
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 13.67% 12.67% 18.49%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 53.05% 51.31% 58.76%
Number of salaries quoted 254 261 450
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 541 571 902
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 25.77% 24.70% 31.47%
Number of salaries quoted 483 493 752
Median salary £47,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.00% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire citing SQL Server as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in Hertfordshire

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for SQL Server in Hertfordshire

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server in Hertfordshire over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Hertfordshire

SQL Server
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 within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford -8 50 £50,000 -4.76% 9
Hemel Hempstead +15 42 £52,500 +50.00% 2
Letchworth +5 38 £40,000 +19.40% 1
St Albans +4 34 £60,000 -7.69% 10
Hatfield -23 15 £42,500 -10.52% 1
Broxbourne +3 11 £45,000 -25.00%
Bishop's Stortford 0 9 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Welwyn Garden City -3 9 £32,000 -24.70% 3
Borehamwood -12 9 £36,500 -2.66% 1
Hitchin - 6 £45,000 -
Potters Bar - 6 £44,000 -
Hertford +3 5 £47,500 -17.39% 1
Cheshunt - 4 £30,000 -
Stevenage 0 3 £47,500 +5.55%
Rickmansworth +1 1 £36,500 -14.11%
Waltham Cross +1 1 £35,000 -44.00% 1
Hoddesdon -1 1 £37,500 -32.79% 1
Berkhamsted - 1 £37,500 -
SQL Server
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 377 (59.09%) .NET
2 348 (54.55%) C#
3 314 (49.22%) SQL
4 298 (46.71%) MVC
5 280 (43.89%) ASP.NET
6 253 (39.66%) Agile Software Development
7 216 (33.86%) ASP.NET MVC
8 213 (33.39%) JavaScript
9 200 (31.35%) Microsoft
9 200 (31.35%) AngularJS
10 197 (30.88%) ASP.NET Web API
10 197 (30.88%) TDD
11 154 (24.14%) HTML
12 130 (20.38%) BDD
13 125 (19.59%) Scrum
14 124 (19.44%) Windows
15 119 (18.65%) Git (software)
15 119 (18.65%) WCF
16 116 (18.18%) RESTful
17 111 (17.40%) Java
18 107 (16.77%) .NET Framework
19 104 (16.30%) Web Application Development
20 101 (15.83%) T-SQL
21 99 (15.52%) Oracle
22 97 (15.20%) Node.js
23 96 (15.05%) CSS
24 94 (14.73%) Team Foundation Server
25 92 (14.42%) OO
26 90 (14.11%) NoSQL
27 89 (13.95%) Entity Framework

SQL Server
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 41 (6.43%) IIS
2 39 (6.11%) SharePoint
3 38 (5.96%) CMS
4 35 (5.49%) Tomcat
5 26 (4.08%) Elasticsearch
6 24 (3.76%) MS Exchange
7 14 (2.19%) SAS
8 13 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2010
9 12 (1.88%) Exchange Server 2013
9 12 (1.88%) SharePoint 2010
10 11 (1.72%) Umbraco
11 9 (1.41%) JBoss
12 8 (1.25%) SharePoint 2013
12 8 (1.25%) Sitecore CMS
13 7 (1.10%) Kentico
14 6 (0.94%) EPiServer
14 6 (0.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 4 (0.63%) NetWeaver
16 3 (0.47%) BizTalk Server
16 3 (0.47%) Confluence
Applications
1 25 (3.92%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (1.88%) Microsoft Excel
3 11 (1.72%) SPSS
4 4 (0.63%) Microsoft Project
5 3 (0.47%) SOLIDWORKS
6 2 (0.31%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 16 (2.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (2.04%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (0.78%) Dynamics NAV
4 4 (0.63%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (0.63%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 4 (0.63%) SAP BPC
5 3 (0.47%) FastStats
5 3 (0.47%) Sage 200
6 2 (0.31%) Aareon QL
7 1 (0.16%) SAP S/4HANA
7 1 (0.16%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 71 (11.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (3.76%) SaaS
3 22 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
4 21 (3.29%) Office 365
5 12 (1.88%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (0.63%) IaaS
7 3 (0.47%) Google Play
8 2 (0.31%) GitHub
8 2 (0.31%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (5.02%) SAN
2 27 (4.23%) Firewall
3 20 (3.13%) DNS
4 18 (2.82%) DHCP
5 15 (2.35%) VPN
6 13 (2.04%) VoIP
7 11 (1.72%) iSCSI
7 11 (1.72%) WAN
8 10 (1.57%) LAN
9 6 (0.94%) TCP/IP
9 6 (0.94%) VLAN
10 3 (0.47%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (0.47%) Wireless
11 2 (0.31%) Broadband
11 2 (0.31%) Cisco ASA
11 2 (0.31%) ICMP
11 2 (0.31%) Internet
11 2 (0.31%) Skype
11 2 (0.31%) Unified Communications
12 1 (0.16%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (14.11%) NoSQL
2 76 (11.91%) SQL Server 2014
3 72 (11.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 71 (11.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 50 (7.84%) SQL Server 2012
5 50 (7.84%) SQL Server 2016
6 44 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
7 36 (5.64%) Relational Database
8 33 (5.17%) MySQL
9 27 (4.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 25 (3.92%) Data Warehouse
11 19 (2.98%) QlikView
11 19 (2.98%) RDBMS
12 18 (2.82%) Oracle Database
13 14 (2.19%) OLAP
13 14 (2.19%) Redis
14 13 (2.04%) GIS
15 12 (1.88%) Big Data
15 12 (1.88%) SQL Server 2005
16 11 (1.72%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 119 (18.65%) Git (software)
2 94 (14.73%) Team Foundation Server
3 56 (8.78%) Visual Studio
4 53 (8.31%) NUnit
5 46 (7.21%) JIRA
6 37 (5.80%) SpecFlow
7 34 (5.33%) MSTest
8 29 (4.55%) Octopus Deploy
9 27 (4.23%) Jenkins
10 22 (3.45%) Maven
11 20 (3.13%) Moq
12 17 (2.66%) Protractor
13 16 (2.51%) Selenium
13 16 (2.51%) WebDriver
14 15 (2.35%) JUnit
15 14 (2.19%) Jasmine
15 14 (2.19%) Oracle Forms
16 10 (1.57%) gulp
16 10 (1.57%) JBehave
16 10 (1.57%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 75 (11.76%) Finance
2 40 (6.27%) Retail
3 20 (3.13%) Marketing
4 14 (2.19%) Games
5 12 (1.88%) Advertising
5 12 (1.88%) Electronics
5 12 (1.88%) Legal
6 11 (1.72%) Music Industry
7 8 (1.25%) Back Office
8 6 (0.94%) Billing
8 6 (0.94%) Military
8 6 (0.94%) Telecoms
9 5 (0.78%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.63%) French Language
10 4 (0.63%) German Language
11 3 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.31%) Banking
12 2 (0.31%) Swedish Language
13 1 (0.16%) Automotive
13 1 (0.16%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 429 (67.24%) Developer
2 253 (39.66%) .NET Developer
3 158 (24.76%) C# Developer
4 121 (18.97%) C# .NET Developer
5 90 (14.11%) ASP.NET Developer
6 88 (13.79%) SQL Developer
7 85 (13.32%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 66 (10.34%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 48 (7.52%) Senior Developer
10 39 (6.11%) Java Developer
11 38 (5.96%) JavaScript Developer
12 37 (5.80%) Analyst
13 31 (4.86%) .NET Software Developer
14 30 (4.70%) SQL Server Developer
15 29 (4.55%) Web Developer
16 27 (4.23%) Social Media Developer
17 26 (4.08%) Lead Developer
18 25 (3.92%) Agile Developer
18 25 (3.92%) Senior .NET Developer
18 25 (3.92%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 377 (59.09%) .NET
2 280 (43.89%) ASP.NET
3 216 (33.86%) ASP.NET MVC
4 200 (31.35%) AngularJS
5 197 (30.88%) ASP.NET Web API
6 154 (24.14%) HTML
7 119 (18.65%) WCF
8 116 (18.18%) RESTful
9 107 (16.77%) .NET Framework
10 97 (15.20%) Node.js
11 96 (15.05%) CSS
12 89 (13.95%) Entity Framework
13 87 (13.64%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 85 (13.32%) KnockoutJS
15 78 (12.23%) jQuery
16 69 (10.82%) Web Services
17 54 (8.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 53 (8.31%) Spring
19 47 (7.37%) HTML5
20 32 (5.02%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 43 (6.74%) Analytical Skills
2 41 (6.43%) Social Media
3 39 (6.11%) Computer Science
4 36 (5.64%) Greenfield Project
5 27 (4.23%) BBC
6 16 (2.51%) Data Centre
7 13 (2.04%) Mobile App
8 12 (1.88%) iPad
9 11 (1.72%) Replication
10 10 (1.57%) Enterprise Software
10 10 (1.57%) Tandem
11 9 (1.41%) Client/Server
12 8 (1.25%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 6 (0.94%) Clustering
13 6 (0.94%) iPhone
13 6 (0.94%) PMI
14 4 (0.63%) EPoS
14 4 (0.63%) NHS
15 3 (0.47%) e-Learning
15 3 (0.47%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 124 (19.44%) Windows
2 60 (9.40%) Windows Server
3 54 (8.46%) Linux
4 32 (5.02%) Windows Server 2008
5 29 (4.55%) Unix
6 22 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
7 21 (3.29%) Windows 7
8 17 (2.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 15 (2.35%) Android
10 14 (2.19%) CentOS
11 10 (1.57%) Windows 10
12 5 (0.78%) Apple iOS
12 5 (0.78%) VMS
13 3 (0.47%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.31%) Windows XP
15 1 (0.16%) Debian
15 1 (0.16%) Windows Mobile
15 1 (0.16%) Windows Phone
15 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 298 (46.71%) MVC
2 253 (39.66%) Agile Software Development
3 197 (30.88%) TDD
4 130 (20.38%) BDD
5 125 (19.59%) Scrum
6 104 (16.30%) Web Application Development
7 92 (14.42%) OO
8 78 (12.23%) Unit Testing
9 71 (11.13%) Web Development
10 59 (9.25%) Software Engineering
11 55 (8.62%) ETL
12 48 (7.52%) CRM
13 47 (7.37%) Business Intelligence
14 45 (7.05%) Continuous Integration
15 36 (5.64%) Change Management
16 32 (5.02%) Disaster Recovery
16 32 (5.02%) Migration
17 30 (4.70%) Test Automation
18 28 (4.39%) ITIL
19 27 (4.23%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 348 (54.55%) C#
2 314 (49.22%) SQL
3 213 (33.39%) JavaScript
4 111 (17.40%) Java
5 101 (15.83%) T-SQL
6 74 (11.60%) Ruby
7 57 (8.93%) PowerShell
8 45 (7.05%) VB.NET
9 40 (6.27%) TypeScript
10 33 (5.17%) VB
11 22 (3.45%) VBScript
12 20 (3.13%) Python
13 17 (2.66%) Shell Script
14 16 (2.51%) PHP
14 16 (2.51%) XAML
15 10 (1.57%) ES6
16 8 (1.25%) C
16 8 (1.25%) Perl
16 8 (1.25%) PL/SQL
17 7 (1.10%) C++
Qualifications
1 69 (10.82%) Degree
2 53 (8.31%) Microsoft Certification
3 26 (4.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 18 (2.82%) Computer Science Degree
5 17 (2.66%) MCP
5 17 (2.66%) MCTS
6 14 (2.19%) MCSE
7 13 (2.04%) CCNA
7 13 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
8 11 (1.72%) CCAA
8 11 (1.72%) Citrix Certification
9 9 (1.41%) MCSA
10 8 (1.25%) MCITP
11 7 (1.10%) SC Cleared
11 7 (1.10%) Security Cleared
12 6 (0.94%) PMI Certification
13 3 (0.47%) CISSP
13 3 (0.47%) DBS Check
14 2 (0.31%) Master's Degree
15 1 (0.16%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (4.70%) SLA
2 20 (3.13%) QA
3 18 (2.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (1.72%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.47%) Cyber Essentials
5 3 (0.47%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 3 (0.47%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.47%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.16%) ISAE 3402
System Software
1 51 (7.99%) Active Directory
2 36 (5.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (3.61%) Hyper-V
4 16 (2.51%) vSphere
5 8 (1.25%) vCloud
6 7 (1.10%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.31%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 33 (5.17%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (1.25%) Puppet
2 8 (1.25%) SCOM
3 7 (1.10%) SCCM
4 6 (0.94%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (0.63%) Kibana
5 4 (0.63%) Microsoft Clustering
6 3 (0.47%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 3 (0.47%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 3 (0.47%) vCenter Server
7 2 (0.31%) Ansible
7 2 (0.31%) Terraform
8 1 (0.16%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 200 (31.35%) Microsoft
2 99 (15.52%) Oracle
3 41 (6.43%) Google
4 38 (5.96%) VMware
5 30 (4.70%) Apple
6 27 (4.23%) Facebook
6 27 (4.23%) Sony
6 27 (4.23%) Yahoo!
7 20 (3.13%) Citrix
7 20 (3.13%) Xamarin
8 19 (2.98%) SAP
9 18 (2.82%) HP
10 17 (2.66%) Red Hat
11 15 (2.35%) Cisco
11 15 (2.35%) IBM
12 14 (2.19%) SonicWALL
13 12 (1.88%) Tableau
14 8 (1.25%) Sitecore
15 6 (0.94%) Adobe
15 6 (0.94%) Xerox
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £29000 per annum + Benefits & Flexitime
Posted: 11 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £22,000 - £29,000 DOE + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £32000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Volt
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + EXCELLENT BENEFITS
Posted: 12 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £29000 per annum + Benefits & FlexiTime
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 65k + 3% Pension and more
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Waltham Cross, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
OCS Resourcing
Posted: 22 hours ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Modis International
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Stott & May
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Recann
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Trace One
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Computacenter
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago