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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 11 5
Rank change year-on-year +3 -6  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 335 293 489
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 15.57% 11.34% 18.38%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 56.59% 48.03% 54.58%
Number of salaries quoted 290 256 421
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £64,250 £65,000 £62,500
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 592 610 896
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 27.51% 23.61% 33.67%
Number of salaries quoted 518 502 746
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 -3 56 £42,250 -17.26% 1
St Albans +3 53 £55,000 -15.38% 4
Hemel Hempstead +5 45 £52,500 +40.00% 9
Letchworth +7 42 £40,000 +18.51% 5
Hitchin +3 17 £40,000 +23.07%
Welwyn Garden City +6 15 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Bishop's Stortford 0 13 £50,000 +66.66% 4
Stevenage +8 8 £47,500 +10.46% 2
Hatfield -5 6 £55,000 +29.41% 3
Broxbourne -2 5 £45,000 -25.00% 1
Radlett - 5 £47,500 -
Potters Bar -4 4 £44,000 -3.29%
Hertford - 4 £47,500 -
Rickmansworth -4 3 £57,500 +35.29% 2
Waltham Cross - 2 £70,000 -
Cheshunt - 2 - -
Hoddesdon -3 1 £36,924 -33.82%
Borehamwood -14 1 £25,000 -19.35% 1
Welwyn - 1 £36,500 -
SQL Server
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 409 (62.63%) .NET
2 371 (56.81%) C#
3 335 (51.30%) SQL
4 318 (48.70%) MVC
5 296 (45.33%) ASP.NET
6 249 (38.13%) Agile Software Development
7 245 (37.52%) JavaScript
8 228 (34.92%) Microsoft
9 220 (33.69%) ASP.NET MVC
10 209 (32.01%) AngularJS
11 201 (30.78%) ASP.NET Web API
12 199 (30.47%) TDD
13 160 (24.50%) HTML
14 131 (20.06%) BDD
15 125 (19.14%) RESTful
16 118 (18.07%) .NET Framework
17 113 (17.30%) Git (software)
18 111 (17.00%) Scrum
19 110 (16.85%) Web Application Development
20 107 (16.39%) SQL Server 2014
20 107 (16.39%) T-SQL
20 107 (16.39%) Windows
21 106 (16.23%) Java
21 106 (16.23%) Oracle
22 102 (15.62%) WCF
23 100 (15.31%) Team Foundation Server
24 99 (15.16%) KnockoutJS
25 97 (14.85%) CSS
26 94 (14.40%) jQuery
26 94 (14.40%) 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 52 (7.96%) IIS
2 42 (6.43%) SharePoint
3 40 (6.13%) CMS
4 32 (4.90%) Elasticsearch
5 22 (3.37%) Tomcat
6 17 (2.60%) MS Exchange
6 17 (2.60%) SAS
7 15 (2.30%) SharePoint 2010
8 14 (2.14%) Sitecore CMS
9 13 (1.99%) Umbraco
10 11 (1.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 10 (1.53%) WebLogic
12 8 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2013
13 7 (1.07%) Exchange Server 2010
13 7 (1.07%) JBoss
13 7 (1.07%) Oracle Service Bus
14 6 (0.92%) Kentico
15 5 (0.77%) Alfresco
15 5 (0.77%) Captiva
15 5 (0.77%) Documentum
Applications
1 25 (3.83%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (2.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 14 (2.14%) SPSS
3 5 (0.77%) SOLIDWORKS
4 4 (0.61%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (0.31%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 17 (2.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (2.14%) Oracle EBS
3 7 (1.07%) Oracle EBS R12
4 6 (0.92%) Oracle Applications
5 5 (0.77%) Dynamics NAV
5 5 (0.77%) Sage 200
6 3 (0.46%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 2 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.15%) Aareon QL
8 1 (0.15%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 52 (7.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (3.83%) SaaS
3 22 (3.37%) Amazon AWS
4 14 (2.14%) Office 365
5 4 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.15%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (3.37%) Firewall
1 22 (3.37%) SAN
2 14 (2.14%) DHCP
2 14 (2.14%) DNS
3 9 (1.38%) VoIP
4 7 (1.07%) iSCSI
5 6 (0.92%) WAN
6 5 (0.77%) LAN
7 3 (0.46%) Internet
8 2 (0.31%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.31%) Unified Communications
8 2 (0.31%) VLAN
8 2 (0.31%) Wireless
8 2 (0.31%) Wireshark
9 1 (0.15%) AMQP
9 1 (0.15%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (0.15%) Intranet
9 1 (0.15%) Reverse Proxy
9 1 (0.15%) Skype
9 1 (0.15%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (16.39%) SQL Server 2014
2 83 (12.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 81 (12.40%) NoSQL
3 81 (12.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 43 (6.58%) Relational Database
5 42 (6.43%) SQL Server 2012
6 39 (5.97%) SQL Server 2008
7 33 (5.05%) Oracle Database
7 33 (5.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 29 (4.44%) Data Warehouse
8 29 (4.44%) MySQL
9 28 (4.29%) SQL Server 2016
10 23 (3.52%) RDBMS
11 18 (2.76%) Oracle Database 10g
12 17 (2.60%) QlikView
12 17 (2.60%) SQL Server 2005
13 15 (2.30%) BusinessObjects
13 15 (2.30%) GIS
14 13 (1.99%) DTS
14 13 (1.99%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 113 (17.30%) Git (software)
2 100 (15.31%) Team Foundation Server
3 57 (8.73%) Visual Studio
4 45 (6.89%) NUnit
5 37 (5.67%) SpecFlow
6 36 (5.51%) MSTest
7 32 (4.90%) Octopus Deploy
8 31 (4.75%) Jenkins
8 31 (4.75%) JIRA
9 20 (3.06%) Maven
10 17 (2.60%) Oracle Forms
11 14 (2.14%) Moq
12 13 (1.99%) Subversion
13 12 (1.84%) Protractor
13 12 (1.84%) Selenium
14 11 (1.68%) WebDriver
15 10 (1.53%) JUnit
15 10 (1.53%) TeamCity
16 9 (1.38%) Jasmine
17 7 (1.07%) JBehave
General
1 76 (11.64%) Finance
2 31 (4.75%) Retail
3 18 (2.76%) Legal
3 18 (2.76%) Marketing
4 16 (2.45%) Advertising
5 15 (2.30%) Music Industry
6 9 (1.38%) Games
7 8 (1.23%) Telecoms
8 7 (1.07%) Billing
9 6 (0.92%) Electronics
10 4 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (0.46%) Banking
12 2 (0.31%) Back Office
12 2 (0.31%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.31%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.15%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 460 (70.44%) Developer
2 270 (41.35%) .NET Developer
3 175 (26.80%) C# Developer
4 135 (20.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 99 (15.16%) SQL Developer
6 95 (14.55%) ASP.NET Developer
7 87 (13.32%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 81 (12.40%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 53 (8.12%) Senior Developer
10 43 (6.58%) Analyst
11 40 (6.13%) Java Developer
12 38 (5.82%) JavaScript Developer
13 34 (5.21%) Lead Developer
14 31 (4.75%) Agile Developer
15 29 (4.44%) Web Developer
16 28 (4.29%) HTML Developer
16 28 (4.29%) SQL Server Developer
17 27 (4.13%) Social Media Developer
18 26 (3.98%) Senior .NET Developer
19 25 (3.83%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 409 (62.63%) .NET
2 296 (45.33%) ASP.NET
3 220 (33.69%) ASP.NET MVC
4 209 (32.01%) AngularJS
5 201 (30.78%) ASP.NET Web API
6 160 (24.50%) HTML
7 125 (19.14%) RESTful
8 118 (18.07%) .NET Framework
9 102 (15.62%) WCF
10 99 (15.16%) KnockoutJS
11 97 (14.85%) CSS
12 94 (14.40%) Entity Framework
12 94 (14.40%) jQuery
13 88 (13.48%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 79 (12.10%) Node.js
15 62 (9.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 53 (8.12%) Web Services
17 43 (6.58%) Spring
18 40 (6.13%) HTML5
19 37 (5.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 44 (6.74%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (5.51%) Greenfield Project
2 36 (5.51%) Social Media
3 31 (4.75%) Computer Science
4 27 (4.13%) BBC
5 15 (2.30%) iPad
5 15 (2.30%) Tandem
6 13 (1.99%) Data Centre
6 13 (1.99%) Enterprise Software
7 12 (1.84%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 9 (1.38%) Mobile App
9 8 (1.23%) Replication
10 5 (0.77%) Clustering
10 5 (0.77%) PMI
11 4 (0.61%) Management Information System
12 3 (0.46%) EPoS
12 3 (0.46%) NHS
12 3 (0.46%) Spread Betting
13 2 (0.31%) iPhone
13 2 (0.31%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 107 (16.39%) Windows
2 73 (11.18%) Linux
3 53 (8.12%) Windows Server
4 41 (6.28%) Unix
5 30 (4.59%) Windows Server 2008
6 22 (3.37%) Windows Server 2012
7 19 (2.91%) Windows 7
8 16 (2.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 14 (2.14%) CentOS
10 11 (1.68%) Windows 10
11 9 (1.38%) Android
11 9 (1.38%) Solaris
12 4 (0.61%) VMS
13 3 (0.46%) Apple iOS
14 2 (0.31%) Debian
14 2 (0.31%) Windows 8
15 1 (0.15%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.15%) Windows Mobile
15 1 (0.15%) Windows Phone
15 1 (0.15%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 318 (48.70%) MVC
2 249 (38.13%) Agile Software Development
3 199 (30.47%) TDD
4 131 (20.06%) BDD
5 111 (17.00%) Scrum
6 110 (16.85%) Web Application Development
7 79 (12.10%) OO
8 71 (10.87%) Web Development
9 70 (10.72%) Business Intelligence
10 67 (10.26%) Unit Testing
11 55 (8.42%) ETL
12 54 (8.27%) Software Engineering
13 51 (7.81%) Continuous Integration
14 38 (5.82%) CRM
15 36 (5.51%) Migration
16 31 (4.75%) ITIL
17 28 (4.29%) Analytics
17 28 (4.29%) Change Management
17 28 (4.29%) Content Management
18 27 (4.13%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 371 (56.81%) C#
2 335 (51.30%) SQL
3 245 (37.52%) JavaScript
4 107 (16.39%) T-SQL
5 106 (16.23%) Java
6 71 (10.87%) Ruby
7 61 (9.34%) VB.NET
8 53 (8.12%) PowerShell
9 44 (6.74%) VB
10 33 (5.05%) TypeScript
11 20 (3.06%) Python
11 20 (3.06%) VBScript
12 18 (2.76%) Shell Script
13 17 (2.60%) PHP
13 17 (2.60%) PL/SQL
14 12 (1.84%) Perl
15 11 (1.68%) C++
16 9 (1.38%) C
17 7 (1.07%) ES6
17 7 (1.07%) XAML
Qualifications
1 60 (9.19%) Degree
2 55 (8.42%) Microsoft Certification
3 26 (3.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 15 (2.30%) MCP
4 15 (2.30%) MCTS
5 10 (1.53%) MCSE
6 9 (1.38%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (1.23%) CCNA
7 8 (1.23%) MCITP
8 7 (1.07%) CCAA
8 7 (1.07%) Citrix Certification
9 5 (0.77%) PMI Certification
10 4 (0.61%) ISEB
10 4 (0.61%) MCSA
11 2 (0.31%) ISTQB
11 2 (0.31%) SC Cleared
11 2 (0.31%) Security Cleared
12 1 (0.15%) CEH
12 1 (0.15%) Postgraduate
12 1 (0.15%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (4.29%) SLA
2 25 (3.83%) QA
3 14 (2.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (0.92%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.15%) ISAE 3402
System Software
1 35 (5.36%) Active Directory
1 35 (5.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (2.60%) Hyper-V
3 14 (2.14%) vSphere
4 12 (1.84%) vCloud
5 9 (1.38%) Oracle RAC
6 7 (1.07%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.31%) XenApp
8 1 (0.15%) Docker
8 1 (0.15%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 39 (5.97%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (1.84%) Puppet
3 9 (1.38%) Oracle RMAN
4 8 (1.23%) SCOM
5 7 (1.07%) SCCM
6 6 (0.92%) HP Quality Center
7 5 (0.77%) Kibana
7 5 (0.77%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 5 (0.77%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 3 (0.46%) Data Guard
8 3 (0.46%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
8 3 (0.46%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 2 (0.31%) Ansible
9 2 (0.31%) vCenter Server
10 1 (0.15%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 228 (34.92%) Microsoft
2 106 (16.23%) Oracle
3 38 (5.82%) Google
4 36 (5.51%) VMware
5 30 (4.59%) Apple
6 27 (4.13%) Facebook
6 27 (4.13%) Sony
6 27 (4.13%) Yahoo!
7 21 (3.22%) Tableau
8 17 (2.60%) SAP
9 16 (2.45%) Red Hat
10 14 (2.14%) Sitecore
10 14 (2.14%) Xamarin
11 12 (1.84%) Citrix
11 12 (1.84%) SonicWALL
12 11 (1.68%) HP
13 10 (1.53%) IBM
14 9 (1.38%) Cisco
15 7 (1.07%) Sybase
16 6 (0.92%) Symantec
Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
CDI Anders Elite Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + car and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £Neg
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Bristow Holland
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
IT Talent Solutions
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
Rullion
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 6 days ago
Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25 - 40k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Broxbourne, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40-50K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40 - 60k DOE + Bonus, 3% Pension, Healthcare and more
Posted: 6 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + car allowence and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + pension,health
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + car allowence and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
Entel UK Ltd
Posted: 20 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
ServerChoice
Salary: £23,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 11 days ago