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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 8 13 10
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -3
Permanent jobs citing SQL 2 6 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 5.56% 12.77% 17.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.76% 17.65% 36.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 8
Average salary £36,250 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.44% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £42,500 £31,750
10% offered a salary of more than £39,250 £48,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
17 34 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 47.22% 72.34% 46.81%
Number of salaries quoted 17 33 22
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertford

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 18 (78.26%) SQL Server
2 16 (69.57%) Degree
3 15 (65.22%) JavaScript
4 12 (52.17%) Web Services
4 12 (52.17%) MS Excel
5 11 (47.83%) MySQL
5 11 (47.83%) MVC
6 9 (39.13%) CSS
6 9 (39.13%) .NET
6 9 (39.13%) HTML
6 9 (39.13%) XML
6 9 (39.13%) jQuery
7 8 (34.78%) Computer Science
7 8 (34.78%) ASP.NET
7 8 (34.78%) Java
7 8 (34.78%) C
7 8 (34.78%) C#
7 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
7 8 (34.78%) Hibernate
7 8 (34.78%) Spring
7 8 (34.78%) Maven
8 7 (30.43%) Retail
8 7 (30.43%) Subversion
8 7 (30.43%) JDBC
8 7 (30.43%) JSP
8 7 (30.43%) Servlets
8 7 (30.43%) Oracle
8 7 (30.43%) Ant
8 7 (30.43%) XSLT
8 7 (30.43%) Multithreading

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Hertford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (17.39%) Drupal
1 4 (17.39%) Node.js
2 1 (4.35%) IIS
2 1 (4.35%) Tomcat
Applications
1 12 (52.17%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Agresso
1 2 (8.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (4.35%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (78.26%) SQL Server
2 11 (47.83%) MySQL
3 4 (17.39%) Relational Database
3 4 (17.39%) NoSQL
3 4 (17.39%) RDBMS
4 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 8 (34.78%) Maven
2 7 (30.43%) Ant
2 7 (30.43%) Subversion
3 5 (21.74%) Visual Studio
4 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (30.43%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (86.96%) Developer
2 8 (34.78%) Java Developer
3 6 (26.09%) Senior Developer
3 6 (26.09%) Software Developer
4 4 (17.39%) PHP Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Junior PHP Developer
5 3 (13.04%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (13.04%) C# Software Developer
5 3 (13.04%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Junior Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Senior Software Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Junior
5 3 (13.04%) C# Developer
6 2 (8.70%) .NET Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Programmer
6 2 (8.70%) Java Programmer
6 2 (8.70%) VB.NET Developer
6 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (8.70%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (52.17%) Web Services
2 9 (39.13%) XML
2 9 (39.13%) CSS
2 9 (39.13%) HTML
2 9 (39.13%) .NET
2 9 (39.13%) jQuery
3 8 (34.78%) ASP.NET
3 8 (34.78%) Hibernate
3 8 (34.78%) Spring
4 7 (30.43%) JDBC
4 7 (30.43%) JSP
4 7 (30.43%) Servlets
4 7 (30.43%) XSLT
5 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (21.74%) HTML5
6 5 (21.74%) Ajax
7 4 (17.39%) LAMP
7 4 (17.39%) Yii
7 4 (17.39%) Laravel
7 4 (17.39%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 8 (34.78%) Computer Science
2 3 (13.04%) User Experience
2 3 (13.04%) Client/Server
2 3 (13.04%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) MVC
2 7 (30.43%) Multithreading
3 6 (26.09%) Software Engineering
4 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (17.39%) TDD
5 4 (17.39%) OO
5 4 (17.39%) Software Architecture
5 4 (17.39%) OO PHP
6 3 (13.04%) OOD
6 3 (13.04%) User Stories
6 3 (13.04%) Scrum
7 2 (8.70%) CRM
7 2 (8.70%) Waterfall
8 1 (4.35%) ERP
8 1 (4.35%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (65.22%) JavaScript
2 8 (34.78%) C
2 8 (34.78%) C#
2 8 (34.78%) Java
3 4 (17.39%) PHP
3 4 (17.39%) PHP5
4 2 (8.70%) VB.NET
5 1 (4.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 16 (69.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) WCAG
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
2 7 (30.43%) Oracle
3 4 (17.39%) Zend
4 1 (4.35%) Cognos