Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Hertfordshire > St Albans
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 10 13
Rank change year-on-year -4 +3 -5
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 69 100 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in St Albans 20.60% 24.88% 32.89%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 36.90% 50.00% 57.89%
Number of salaries quoted 57 126 94
St Albans median annual salary £65,000 £45,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +44.44% -8.16% +8.89%
10th Percentile £30,200 £30,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £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 187 200 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in St Albans 55.82% 49.75% 56.81%
Number of salaries quoted 163 189 164
St Albans median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £46,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +6.95% -0.53%
10th Percentile £29,750 £32,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -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 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in St Albans

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 St Albans region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 61 (88.41%) C#
2 55 (79.71%) .NET
3 51 (73.91%) Git (software)
4 49 (71.01%) MVC
5 48 (69.57%) ASP.NET
6 45 (65.22%) ASP.NET Web API
7 38 (55.07%) ASP.NET MVC
7 38 (55.07%) Agile Software Development
8 35 (50.72%) TDD
9 34 (49.28%) BDD
10 32 (46.38%) Web Application Development
10 32 (46.38%) Google
11 31 (44.93%) WCF
12 30 (43.48%) RESTful
12 30 (43.48%) Ruby
12 30 (43.48%) Yahoo!
12 30 (43.48%) BBC
12 30 (43.48%) Sony
12 30 (43.48%) Apple
12 30 (43.48%) OO
12 30 (43.48%) Facebook
12 30 (43.48%) NoSQL
12 30 (43.48%) Node.js
12 30 (43.48%) Social Media
12 30 (43.48%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 30 (43.48%) SQL Server 2014
13 26 (37.68%) JavaScript
14 21 (30.43%) HTML
14 21 (30.43%) Microsoft Azure
15 19 (27.54%) Web Services

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 9 (13.04%) NServiceBus
2 7 (10.14%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (10.14%) IIS
3 5 (7.25%) SAS
4 1 (1.45%) Apache
4 1 (1.45%) CMS
4 1 (1.45%) Drupal
4 1 (1.45%) EPiServer
4 1 (1.45%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 5 (7.25%) SPSS
2 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 21 (30.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.90%) Amazon SQS
3 2 (2.90%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.59%) TCP/IP
2 6 (8.70%) HTTP
3 1 (1.45%) DNS
3 1 (1.45%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (43.48%) NoSQL
1 30 (43.48%) SQL Server 2014
2 5 (7.25%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (7.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (7.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (5.80%) Big Data
3 4 (5.80%) GIS
3 4 (5.80%) Hadoop
3 4 (5.80%) QlikView
4 2 (2.90%) MySQL
4 2 (2.90%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (1.45%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 51 (73.91%) Git (software)
2 11 (15.94%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (11.59%) Jenkins
4 7 (10.14%) Chocolatey
4 7 (10.14%) Octopus Deploy
4 7 (10.14%) SpecFlow
5 5 (7.25%) TeamCity
6 3 (4.35%) Visual Studio
7 2 (2.90%) Bitbucket
7 2 (2.90%) ReSharper
8 1 (1.45%) MSBuild
General
1 9 (13.04%) Finance
2 7 (10.14%) Retail
3 2 (2.90%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 55 (79.71%) Developer
2 36 (52.17%) .NET Developer
3 30 (43.48%) Social Media Developer
4 14 (20.29%) Senior Developer
5 9 (13.04%) C# Developer
5 9 (13.04%) Junior
5 9 (13.04%) Junior Developer
6 7 (10.14%) Full Stack Developer
6 7 (10.14%) Senior Full Stack Developer
7 5 (7.25%) C# Programmer
7 5 (7.25%) C# Web Developer
7 5 (7.25%) Programmer
7 5 (7.25%) Software Manager
7 5 (7.25%) Technical Manager
7 5 (7.25%) Web Developer
8 4 (5.80%) Lead Developer
8 4 (5.80%) Senior Manager
8 4 (5.80%) Senior Technical Manager
8 4 (5.80%) Software Development Team Leader
8 4 (5.80%) Software Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (79.71%) .NET
2 48 (69.57%) ASP.NET
3 45 (65.22%) ASP.NET Web API
4 38 (55.07%) ASP.NET MVC
5 31 (44.93%) WCF
6 30 (43.48%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 30 (43.48%) Node.js
6 30 (43.48%) RESTful
7 21 (30.43%) HTML
8 19 (27.54%) Web Services
9 14 (20.29%) AngularJS
9 14 (20.29%) CSS
9 14 (20.29%) RabbitMQ
10 10 (14.49%) React
11 9 (13.04%) jQuery
12 7 (10.14%) KnockoutJS
13 5 (7.25%) Sass
14 2 (2.90%) JSP
15 1 (1.45%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 30 (43.48%) BBC
1 30 (43.48%) Social Media
2 11 (15.94%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (7.25%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.45%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.25%) Windows
2 1 (1.45%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (71.01%) MVC
2 38 (55.07%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (50.72%) TDD
4 34 (49.28%) BDD
5 32 (46.38%) Web Application Development
6 30 (43.48%) OO
7 6 (8.70%) ETL
7 6 (8.70%) Microservices
8 5 (7.25%) Analytics
8 5 (7.25%) Anti-Money Laundering
8 5 (7.25%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (7.25%) Data Analytics
8 5 (7.25%) OOP
8 5 (7.25%) Programme Management
8 5 (7.25%) Project Management
8 5 (7.25%) Resource Management
8 5 (7.25%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (7.25%) Web Development
9 4 (5.80%) Scrum
9 4 (5.80%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 61 (88.41%) C#
2 30 (43.48%) Ruby
3 26 (37.68%) JavaScript
4 13 (18.84%) PowerShell
5 8 (11.59%) Python
5 8 (11.59%) SQL
6 7 (10.14%) Java
7 5 (7.25%) T-SQL
7 5 (7.25%) VB.NET
8 2 (2.90%) PHP
9 1 (1.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (7.25%) Degree
2 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.25%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (11.59%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 32 (46.38%) Google
2 30 (43.48%) Apple
2 30 (43.48%) Facebook
2 30 (43.48%) Sony
2 30 (43.48%) Yahoo!
3 5 (7.25%) Microsoft
3 5 (7.25%) SAP
4 4 (5.80%) Tableau
5 2 (2.90%) New Relic
6 1 (1.45%) Concur
6 1 (1.45%) Sitecore