Period
to 13 November 2018

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 13 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Hertfordshire > St Albans
6 months to
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 6 14 10
Rank change year-on-year +8 -4 +3
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 97 70 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in St Albans 28.70% 20.59% 25.51%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 67.36% 37.23% 51.01%
Number of salaries quoted 94 58 125
St Albans median annual salary £52,500 £65,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.23% +44.44% -8.16%
10th Percentile £35,000 £30,650 £29,900
90th Percentile £76,250 £72,500 £72,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 144 188 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in St Albans 42.60% 55.29% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 141 165 188
St Albans median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £35,000 £29,300 £32,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £72,500 £72,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +11.11%

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 13 November 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in St Albans

For the 6 months to 13 November 2018, 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 88 (90.72%) .NET
2 87 (89.69%) C#
3 67 (69.07%) Agile Software Development
4 63 (64.95%) ASP.NET
5 57 (58.76%) MVC
6 49 (50.52%) TDD
6 49 (50.52%) ASP.NET MVC
6 49 (50.52%) BDD
7 48 (49.48%) Web Application Development
8 47 (48.45%) Continuous Integration
9 44 (45.36%) Microsoft Azure
10 43 (44.33%) Scrum
11 40 (41.24%) SQL Server 2016
11 40 (41.24%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 38 (39.18%) HTML
13 37 (38.14%) SQL
14 36 (37.11%) CSS
15 30 (30.93%) Degree
16 27 (27.84%) ASP.NET Web API
17 24 (24.74%) CRM
17 24 (24.74%) Computer Science
17 24 (24.74%) Velocity
17 24 (24.74%) Git (software)
17 24 (24.74%) Amazon AWS
17 24 (24.74%) User Experience
17 24 (24.74%) Continuous Delivery
17 24 (24.74%) Computer Science Degree
18 23 (23.71%) Facebook
18 23 (23.71%) Dependency Injection
18 23 (23.71%) RESTful

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 (4.12%) IIS
2 3 (3.09%) NServiceBus
3 2 (2.06%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 1 (1.03%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 44 (45.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (24.74%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (5.15%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.09%) HTTP
1 3 (3.09%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (41.24%) SQL Server 2016
2 17 (17.53%) MongoDB
2 17 (17.53%) RavenDB
3 5 (5.15%) Big Data
3 5 (5.15%) Power BI
3 5 (5.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.06%) MySQL
4 2 (2.06%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.06%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.06%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.03%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 24 (24.74%) Git (software)
2 9 (9.28%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (8.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 23 (23.71%) Advertising
1 23 (23.71%) Marketing
2 18 (18.56%) Finance
3 3 (3.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 92 (94.85%) Developer
2 86 (88.66%) .NET Developer
3 35 (36.08%) C# .NET Developer
3 35 (36.08%) C# Developer
4 27 (27.84%) Full Stack Developer
5 25 (25.77%) .NET Software Developer
5 25 (25.77%) C# Software Developer
5 25 (25.77%) Software Developer
6 21 (21.65%) ASP.NET Developer
7 17 (17.53%) .NET Developer - Fintech
8 11 (11.34%) Web Developer
9 10 (10.31%) .NET Web Developer
9 10 (10.31%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 7 (7.22%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 5 (5.15%) Business Developer
11 5 (5.15%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 5 (5.15%) Microsoft BI Developer
11 5 (5.15%) Microsoft Developer
12 3 (3.09%) Applications Developer
12 3 (3.09%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (90.72%) .NET
2 63 (64.95%) ASP.NET
3 49 (50.52%) ASP.NET MVC
4 40 (41.24%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 38 (39.18%) HTML
6 36 (37.11%) CSS
7 27 (27.84%) ASP.NET Web API
8 24 (24.74%) Velocity
9 23 (23.71%) RESTful
10 19 (19.59%) CSS3
10 19 (19.59%) HTML5
11 18 (18.56%) AngularJS
11 18 (18.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 17 (17.53%) .NET Framework
13 8 (8.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 7 (7.22%) jQuery
15 3 (3.09%) RabbitMQ
15 3 (3.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 24 (24.74%) Computer Science
1 24 (24.74%) User Experience
2 17 (17.53%) Fintech
3 5 (5.15%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (69.07%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (58.76%) MVC
3 49 (50.52%) BDD
3 49 (50.52%) TDD
4 48 (49.48%) Web Application Development
5 47 (48.45%) Continuous Integration
6 43 (44.33%) Scrum
7 24 (24.74%) Continuous Delivery
7 24 (24.74%) CRM
8 23 (23.71%) Dependency Injection
9 17 (17.53%) Asset Management
9 17 (17.53%) Wealth Management
10 14 (14.43%) Web Development
11 5 (5.15%) Analytics
11 5 (5.15%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (5.15%) Visualisation
11 5 (5.15%) Web Design
12 3 (3.09%) Multivariate Testing
12 3 (3.09%) Open Source
12 3 (3.09%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 87 (89.69%) C#
2 37 (38.14%) SQL
3 15 (15.46%) JavaScript
4 5 (5.15%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.03%) C
Qualifications
1 30 (30.93%) Degree
2 24 (24.74%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.06%) QA
Vendors
1 23 (23.71%) Facebook
2 15 (15.46%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.09%) Optimizely