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 23 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
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 9 6
Rank change year-on-year -4 -3  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 288 291 529
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 13.64% 12.63% 18.33%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 52.84% 51.32% 58.26%
Number of salaries quoted 257 259 450
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 £63,500 £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 545 567 908
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 25.82% 24.61% 31.46%
Number of salaries quoted 488 489 759
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 23 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 23 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 -9 48 £50,000 -4.76% 9
Hemel Hempstead +14 44 £52,500 +50.00% 2
Letchworth +5 37 £40,000 +19.40% 1
St Albans +2 35 £60,000 +1.69% 10
Hatfield -24 15 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Broxbourne +3 11 £45,000 -25.00%
Borehamwood -10 10 £36,500 -2.66% 1
Bishop's Stortford 0 9 £40,000 +33.33% 2
Welwyn Garden City -4 9 £32,000 -24.70% 3
Hitchin - 6 £45,000 -
Potters Bar - 6 £44,000 -
Hertford +2 5 £47,500 -17.39% 1
Cheshunt - 4 £30,000 -
Stevenage +1 3 £47,500 +5.55%
Rickmansworth +4 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 23 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
2 347 (54.39%) C#
3 314 (49.22%) SQL
4 298 (46.71%) MVC
5 280 (43.89%) ASP.NET
6 251 (39.34%) Agile Software Development
7 215 (33.70%) ASP.NET MVC
8 214 (33.54%) JavaScript
9 201 (31.50%) AngularJS
10 200 (31.35%) Microsoft
11 198 (31.03%) TDD
11 198 (31.03%) ASP.NET Web API
12 156 (24.45%) HTML
13 131 (20.53%) BDD
14 125 (19.59%) Windows
14 125 (19.59%) Scrum
15 119 (18.65%) Git (software)
15 119 (18.65%) WCF
16 115 (18.03%) RESTful
17 111 (17.40%) Java
18 107 (16.77%) .NET Framework
19 102 (15.99%) Web Application Development
20 101 (15.83%) T-SQL
21 100 (15.67%) Oracle
22 98 (15.36%) CSS
23 96 (15.05%) Node.js
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 42 (6.58%) IIS
2 38 (5.96%) CMS
3 36 (5.64%) SharePoint
4 35 (5.49%) Tomcat
5 26 (4.08%) Elasticsearch
6 25 (3.92%) MS Exchange
7 14 (2.19%) Exchange Server 2010
7 14 (2.19%) SAS
8 13 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2013
9 11 (1.72%) Umbraco
10 10 (1.57%) JBoss
10 10 (1.57%) SharePoint 2010
11 8 (1.25%) SharePoint 2013
11 8 (1.25%) Sitecore CMS
12 7 (1.10%) Kentico
13 6 (0.94%) EPiServer
13 6 (0.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 4 (0.63%) NetWeaver
15 3 (0.47%) BizTalk Server
15 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 1 (0.16%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 16 (2.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (2.19%) 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 72 (11.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (3.76%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (3.76%) SaaS
3 21 (3.29%) Office 365
4 12 (1.88%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (0.63%) IaaS
6 3 (0.47%) Google Play
7 2 (0.31%) GitHub
7 2 (0.31%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (5.17%) SAN
2 28 (4.39%) Firewall
3 21 (3.29%) DNS
4 19 (2.98%) DHCP
5 16 (2.51%) VPN
6 14 (2.19%) VoIP
7 12 (1.88%) iSCSI
7 12 (1.88%) WAN
8 11 (1.72%) LAN
9 7 (1.10%) VLAN
10 6 (0.94%) TCP/IP
11 4 (0.63%) Wi-Fi
12 3 (0.47%) Wireless
13 2 (0.31%) Broadband
13 2 (0.31%) Cisco ASA
13 2 (0.31%) ICMP
13 2 (0.31%) Internet
13 2 (0.31%) Skype
13 2 (0.31%) Unified Communications
14 1 (0.16%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (14.11%) NoSQL
2 75 (11.76%) SQL Server 2014
3 71 (11.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 70 (10.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 51 (7.99%) SQL Server 2012
6 50 (7.84%) SQL Server 2016
7 46 (7.21%) SQL Server 2008
8 36 (5.64%) Relational Database
9 34 (5.33%) MySQL
10 26 (4.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 24 (3.76%) Data Warehouse
12 19 (2.98%) QlikView
12 19 (2.98%) RDBMS
13 18 (2.82%) Oracle Database
14 14 (2.19%) Redis
15 13 (2.04%) GIS
15 13 (2.04%) OLAP
16 12 (1.88%) Big Data
17 11 (1.72%) BusinessObjects
18 10 (1.57%) SQL Server 2005
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 21 (3.29%) Maven
11 20 (3.13%) Moq
12 17 (2.66%) Protractor
13 16 (2.51%) Selenium
14 15 (2.35%) JUnit
14 15 (2.35%) Oracle Forms
14 15 (2.35%) WebDriver
15 14 (2.19%) Jasmine
16 9 (1.41%) gulp
16 9 (1.41%) JBehave
16 9 (1.41%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 76 (11.91%) Finance
2 41 (6.43%) 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%) Manufacturing
8 6 (0.94%) Military
8 6 (0.94%) Telecoms
9 4 (0.63%) French Language
9 4 (0.63%) German Language
10 3 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.31%) Banking
11 2 (0.31%) Swedish Language
12 1 (0.16%) Automotive
12 1 (0.16%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 426 (66.77%) Developer
2 252 (39.50%) .NET Developer
3 157 (24.61%) C# Developer
4 120 (18.81%) C# .NET Developer
5 89 (13.95%) ASP.NET Developer
6 86 (13.48%) SQL Developer
7 84 (13.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 66 (10.34%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 47 (7.37%) Senior Developer
10 38 (5.96%) Java Developer
10 38 (5.96%) JavaScript Developer
11 37 (5.80%) Analyst
12 31 (4.86%) .NET Software Developer
13 30 (4.70%) SQL Server Developer
13 30 (4.70%) Web Developer
14 27 (4.23%) Social Media Developer
15 26 (4.08%) Lead Developer
16 25 (3.92%) Senior .NET Developer
16 25 (3.92%) Senior C# Developer
17 24 (3.76%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 377 (59.09%) .NET
2 280 (43.89%) ASP.NET
3 215 (33.70%) ASP.NET MVC
4 201 (31.50%) AngularJS
5 198 (31.03%) ASP.NET Web API
6 156 (24.45%) HTML
7 119 (18.65%) WCF
8 115 (18.03%) RESTful
9 107 (16.77%) .NET Framework
10 98 (15.36%) CSS
11 96 (15.05%) Node.js
12 89 (13.95%) Entity Framework
13 87 (13.64%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 85 (13.32%) KnockoutJS
15 77 (12.07%) jQuery
16 70 (10.97%) Web Services
17 54 (8.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 53 (8.31%) Spring
19 48 (7.52%) 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%) Data Protection Act
14 4 (0.63%) EPoS
14 4 (0.63%) NHS
14 4 (0.63%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 125 (19.59%) Windows
2 61 (9.56%) Windows Server
3 54 (8.46%) Linux
4 33 (5.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 29 (4.55%) Unix
6 22 (3.45%) Windows 7
6 22 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
7 17 (2.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 15 (2.35%) Android
9 14 (2.19%) CentOS
10 10 (1.57%) Windows 10
11 5 (0.78%) Apple iOS
11 5 (0.78%) VMS
12 3 (0.47%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.31%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.16%) Debian
14 1 (0.16%) Windows Mobile
14 1 (0.16%) Windows Phone
14 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 298 (46.71%) MVC
2 251 (39.34%) Agile Software Development
3 198 (31.03%) TDD
4 131 (20.53%) BDD
5 125 (19.59%) Scrum
6 102 (15.99%) Web Application Development
7 92 (14.42%) OO
8 79 (12.38%) Unit Testing
9 72 (11.29%) Web Development
10 59 (9.25%) Software Engineering
11 55 (8.62%) ETL
12 49 (7.68%) CRM
13 46 (7.21%) Business Intelligence
14 45 (7.05%) Continuous Integration
15 37 (5.80%) Change Management
16 33 (5.17%) Disaster Recovery
17 32 (5.02%) Migration
18 30 (4.70%) Test Automation
19 29 (4.55%) ITIL
20 27 (4.23%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 347 (54.39%) C#
2 314 (49.22%) SQL
3 214 (33.54%) JavaScript
4 111 (17.40%) Java
5 101 (15.83%) T-SQL
6 74 (11.60%) Ruby
7 59 (9.25%) PowerShell
8 45 (7.05%) VB.NET
9 40 (6.27%) TypeScript
10 33 (5.17%) VB
11 23 (3.61%) VBScript
12 21 (3.29%) Python
13 17 (2.66%) Shell Script
14 16 (2.51%) PHP
14 16 (2.51%) XAML
15 9 (1.41%) ES6
16 8 (1.25%) C
16 8 (1.25%) Perl
16 8 (1.25%) PL/SQL
17 7 (1.10%) C++
Qualifications
1 70 (10.97%) Degree
2 54 (8.46%) Microsoft Certification
3 27 (4.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 18 (2.82%) Computer Science Degree
5 17 (2.66%) MCP
5 17 (2.66%) MCTS
6 15 (2.35%) MCSE
7 14 (2.19%) CCNA
7 14 (2.19%) Cisco Certification
8 12 (1.88%) CCAA
8 12 (1.88%) Citrix Certification
9 10 (1.57%) 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 4 (0.63%) CISSP
14 3 (0.47%) DBS Check
15 2 (0.31%) Master's Degree
16 1 (0.16%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (4.70%) SLA
2 20 (3.13%) QA
3 19 (2.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (1.72%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.63%) Cyber Essentials
5 4 (0.63%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 4 (0.63%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.47%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.16%) ISAE 3402
System Software
1 52 (8.15%) Active Directory
2 37 (5.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (3.76%) 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
2 100 (15.67%) Oracle
3 41 (6.43%) Google
4 39 (6.11%) VMware
5 30 (4.70%) Apple
6 27 (4.23%) Facebook
6 27 (4.23%) Sony
6 27 (4.23%) Yahoo!
7 21 (3.29%) Citrix
8 20 (3.13%) Xamarin
9 19 (2.98%) HP
9 19 (2.98%) SAP
10 17 (2.66%) Red Hat
11 16 (2.51%) Cisco
12 15 (2.35%) IBM
12 15 (2.35%) SonicWALL
13 12 (1.88%) Tableau
14 8 (1.25%) Sitecore
15 6 (0.94%) Adobe
15 6 (0.94%) Xerox
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £29000 per annum + Benefits & Flexitime
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £22,000 - £29,000 DOE + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £32000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Volt
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + EXCELLENT BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £29000 per annum + Benefits & FlexiTime
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 65k + 3% Pension and more
Posted: Yesterday
Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
TechNet IT Recruitment (Permanent)
Posted: 14 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 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: 4 days ago
Waltham Cross, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
OCS Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + + benefits
Posted: 2 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: 4 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Trace One
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Computacenter
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Hoddesdon
Bluetown Online LTD
Posted: 23 days ago