The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 4 15 6
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -9
Permanent jobs citing SQL 5 6 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 13.51% 14.29% 25.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.33% 17.65% 47.06%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 16
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,200 £42,500 £36,250
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £48,750 £56,250
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -
SQL
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hertford region.

Programming Languages Category
Hertford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
15 34 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 40.54% 80.95% 53.13%
Number of salaries quoted 11 34 33
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL across the Hertford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Hertford

SQL
Salary Trend in Hertford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL across the Hertford region.

SQL Salary Trend in Hertford

SQL
Salary Histogram in Hertford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL across the Hertford region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

SQL Salary Histogram in Hertford

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertford

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Hertford region citing SQL also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL.

1 19 (67.86%) JavaScript
1 19 (67.86%) SQL Server
2 15 (53.57%) Web Services
2 15 (53.57%) Degree
3 14 (50.00%) .NET
4 13 (46.43%) MS Excel
5 12 (42.86%) XML
5 12 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 12 (42.86%) MySQL
5 12 (42.86%) C#
6 11 (39.29%) MVC
7 10 (35.71%) HTML
7 10 (35.71%) CSS
7 10 (35.71%) jQuery
8 9 (32.14%) C
8 9 (32.14%) ASP.NET
9 8 (28.57%) Ant
9 8 (28.57%) JDBC
9 8 (28.57%) JSP
9 8 (28.57%) Servlets
9 8 (28.57%) Java
9 8 (28.57%) Oracle
9 8 (28.57%) XSLT
9 8 (28.57%) Hibernate
9 8 (28.57%) Retail
9 8 (28.57%) Subversion
9 8 (28.57%) Spring
9 8 (28.57%) Maven
9 8 (28.57%) Software Engineering
9 8 (28.57%) Multithreading

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Hertford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Hertford region citing SQL also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (14.29%) Drupal
1 4 (14.29%) Node.js
Applications
1 13 (46.43%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (7.14%) Agresso
3 1 (3.57%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) Intranet
1 1 (3.57%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (67.86%) SQL Server
2 12 (42.86%) MySQL
3 4 (14.29%) RDBMS
3 4 (14.29%) NoSQL
3 4 (14.29%) Relational Database
4 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 8 (28.57%) Ant
1 8 (28.57%) Subversion
1 8 (28.57%) Maven
2 5 (17.86%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (28.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (92.86%) Developer
2 8 (28.57%) Java Developer
2 8 (28.57%) Senior Developer
2 8 (28.57%) Software Developer
3 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Developer
3 5 (17.86%) Senior Software Developer
4 4 (14.29%) PHP Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (10.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (10.71%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (10.71%) C# Software Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
5 3 (10.71%) CRM Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
5 3 (10.71%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Junior Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Junior PHP Developer
5 3 (10.71%) .NET Developer
5 3 (10.71%) C# Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (53.57%) Web Services
2 14 (50.00%) .NET
3 12 (42.86%) XML
4 10 (35.71%) HTML
4 10 (35.71%) CSS
4 10 (35.71%) jQuery
5 9 (32.14%) ASP.NET
6 8 (28.57%) JDBC
6 8 (28.57%) JSP
6 8 (28.57%) Servlets
6 8 (28.57%) XSLT
6 8 (28.57%) Hibernate
6 8 (28.57%) Spring
7 7 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (14.29%) LAMP
8 4 (14.29%) Ajax
8 4 (14.29%) HTML5
8 4 (14.29%) YUI
8 4 (14.29%) WCF
8 4 (14.29%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (10.71%) User Experience
2 3 (10.71%) Client/Server
2 3 (10.71%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) MVC
2 8 (28.57%) Software Engineering
2 8 (28.57%) Multithreading
3 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (17.86%) CRM
5 4 (14.29%) OO
5 4 (14.29%) Scrum
5 4 (14.29%) Software Architecture
5 4 (14.29%) Waterfall
5 4 (14.29%) OO PHP
6 3 (10.71%) User Stories
6 3 (10.71%) TDD
6 3 (10.71%) OOD
7 1 (3.57%) Web Development
7 1 (3.57%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 19 (67.86%) JavaScript
2 12 (42.86%) C#
3 9 (32.14%) C
4 8 (28.57%) Java
5 4 (14.29%) PHP
5 4 (14.29%) PHP5
6 2 (7.14%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (53.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) WCAG
Vendors
1 12 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 8 (28.57%) Oracle
3 4 (14.29%) Zend
4 1 (3.57%) Cognos