Period
to 19 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in St Albans 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 6 months to 19 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Hertfordshire > St Albans
6 months to
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 11 11 10
Rank change year-on-year 0 -1 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 59 78 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in St Albans 22.01% 21.43% 27.90%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 48.36% 40.41% 56.22%
Number of salaries quoted 58 68 149
St Albans median annual salary £48,750 £65,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +44.44% -5.26%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £76,250 £72,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.22% - -

SQL Server 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 St Albans with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
St Albans
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 122 193 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in St Albans 45.52% 53.02% 49.63%
Number of salaries quoted 121 170 186
St Albans median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +14.29% +16.67%
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £73,875 £72,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in St Albans

Job postings citing SQL Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in St Albans.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in St Albans

SQL Server
Salary Trend in St Albans

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

Salary trend for SQL Server in St Albans

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in St Albans

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server in St Albans over the 6 months to 19 January 2019.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in St Albans

For the 6 months to 19 January 2019, IT jobs citing SQL Server 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 St Albans region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 56 (94.92%) .NET
2 55 (93.22%) C#
3 42 (71.19%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (64.41%) ASP.NET
5 34 (57.63%) MVC
5 34 (57.63%) TDD
6 31 (52.54%) BDD
7 30 (50.85%) Continuous Integration
8 28 (47.46%) Web Application Development
9 27 (45.76%) Microsoft Azure
9 27 (45.76%) ASP.NET MVC
10 25 (42.37%) Scrum
11 22 (37.29%) SQL
12 21 (35.59%) HTML
12 21 (35.59%) CSS
13 20 (33.90%) SQL Server 2016
13 20 (33.90%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 17 (28.81%) Amazon AWS
14 17 (28.81%) Git (software)
14 17 (28.81%) Computer Science
14 17 (28.81%) Velocity
14 17 (28.81%) Degree
14 17 (28.81%) CRM
14 17 (28.81%) Continuous Delivery
14 17 (28.81%) Computer Science Degree
14 17 (28.81%) ASP.NET Web API
14 17 (28.81%) User Experience
15 13 (22.03%) Advertising
15 13 (22.03%) Marketing
15 13 (22.03%) Dependency Injection

SQL Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in St Albans 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 4 (6.78%) IIS
2 3 (5.08%) NServiceBus
Cloud Services
1 27 (45.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (28.81%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.08%) HTTP
1 3 (5.08%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (33.90%) SQL Server 2016
2 7 (11.86%) MongoDB
2 7 (11.86%) RavenDB
3 3 (5.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (5.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.69%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.69%) MySQL
4 1 (1.69%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.69%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (28.81%) Git (software)
2 5 (8.47%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (6.78%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (22.03%) Advertising
1 13 (22.03%) Marketing
2 8 (13.56%) Finance
3 3 (5.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 55 (93.22%) Developer
2 54 (91.53%) .NET Developer
3 25 (42.37%) C# .NET Developer
3 25 (42.37%) C# Developer
4 21 (35.59%) .NET Software Developer
4 21 (35.59%) Software Developer
5 20 (33.90%) Full Stack Developer
6 18 (30.51%) C# Software Developer
7 14 (23.73%) ASP.NET Developer
8 9 (15.25%) Web Developer
9 8 (13.56%) .NET Web Developer
9 8 (13.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 7 (11.86%) .NET Developer - Fintech
11 4 (6.78%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 3 (5.08%) .NET Web Applications Developer
12 3 (5.08%) ASP.NET Web Applications Developer
12 3 (5.08%) C# Web Application Developer
12 3 (5.08%) Junior C# .NET Developer
12 3 (5.08%) Junior C# ASP.NET Developer
12 3 (5.08%) Junior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (94.92%) .NET
2 38 (64.41%) ASP.NET
3 27 (45.76%) ASP.NET MVC
4 21 (35.59%) CSS
4 21 (35.59%) HTML
5 20 (33.90%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 17 (28.81%) ASP.NET Web API
6 17 (28.81%) Velocity
7 13 (22.03%) RESTful
8 11 (18.64%) AngularJS
9 10 (16.95%) .NET Framework
10 7 (11.86%) CSS3
10 7 (11.86%) HTML5
10 7 (11.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 4 (6.78%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 3 (5.08%) Entity Framework
12 3 (5.08%) RabbitMQ
12 3 (5.08%) Web Services
13 2 (3.39%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 17 (28.81%) User Experience
2 7 (11.86%) Fintech
3 4 (6.78%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (71.19%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (57.63%) MVC
2 34 (57.63%) TDD
3 31 (52.54%) BDD
4 30 (50.85%) Continuous Integration
5 28 (47.46%) Web Application Development
6 25 (42.37%) Scrum
7 17 (28.81%) Computer Science
7 17 (28.81%) Continuous Delivery
7 17 (28.81%) CRM
8 13 (22.03%) Dependency Injection
9 9 (15.25%) Web Development
10 7 (11.86%) Asset Management
10 7 (11.86%) Wealth Management
11 3 (5.08%) Multivariate Testing
11 3 (5.08%) OO
11 3 (5.08%) OOP
12 2 (3.39%) Software Engineering
12 2 (3.39%) Web Design
13 1 (1.69%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 55 (93.22%) C#
2 22 (37.29%) SQL
3 12 (20.34%) JavaScript
4 3 (5.08%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (28.81%) Computer Science Degree
1 17 (28.81%) Degree
Vendors
1 13 (22.03%) Facebook
2 8 (13.56%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.08%) Optimizely