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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 6 7 15
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +8
Permanent jobs citing SQL 6 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 20.69% 9.38% 13.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 37.50% 23.08% 17.65%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 6
Average salary £47,500 £44,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.74% -1.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £32,100 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £56,900 £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
16 13 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 55.17% 40.63% 75.56%
Number of salaries quoted 15 12 33
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,700 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%

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 14 February 2016, 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 8 (72.73%) Web Services
1 8 (72.73%) XML
2 7 (63.64%) Java
2 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
2 7 (63.64%) J2EE
2 7 (63.64%) Spring
3 6 (54.55%) XSLT
4 4 (36.36%) OO
4 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
4 4 (36.36%) CSS
4 4 (36.36%) JDBC
4 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
4 4 (36.36%) .NET
4 4 (36.36%) C#
4 4 (36.36%) HTML
4 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (36.36%) TDD
4 4 (36.36%) NUnit
4 4 (36.36%) OOD
4 4 (36.36%) NFS
4 4 (36.36%) XML Schema
4 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
4 4 (36.36%) Maven
4 4 (36.36%) NHibernate
4 4 (36.36%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (36.36%) .NET Framework
4 4 (36.36%) Apache Flex
4 4 (36.36%) WCF
4 4 (36.36%) Unit Testing
4 4 (36.36%) Continuous Integration

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Hertford by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 3 (27.27%) JBoss
1 3 (27.27%) Tomcat
1 3 (27.27%) WebLogic
1 3 (27.27%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (9.09%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Maven
1 4 (36.36%) MSTest
1 4 (36.36%) NMock
1 4 (36.36%) NUnit
1 4 (36.36%) Rhino Mocks
1 4 (36.36%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
1 4 (36.36%) Law
2 3 (27.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (63.64%) Java Developer
3 4 (36.36%) .NET Developer
3 4 (36.36%) .NET Programmer
3 4 (36.36%) Agile Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Agile Java Developer
3 4 (36.36%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (36.36%) C# Developer
3 4 (36.36%) C# Programmer
3 4 (36.36%) Programmer
3 4 (36.36%) SQL Developer
3 4 (36.36%) SQL Programmer
3 4 (36.36%) Web Programmer
4 3 (27.27%) Senior Developer
4 3 (27.27%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (72.73%) Web Services
1 8 (72.73%) XML
2 7 (63.64%) J2EE
2 7 (63.64%) Spring
3 6 (54.55%) XSLT
4 4 (36.36%) .NET
4 4 (36.36%) .NET Framework
4 4 (36.36%) AngularJS
4 4 (36.36%) Apache Flex
4 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
4 4 (36.36%) CSS
4 4 (36.36%) Entity Framework
4 4 (36.36%) Hibernate
4 4 (36.36%) HTML
4 4 (36.36%) JDBC
4 4 (36.36%) NHibernate
4 4 (36.36%) Struts
4 4 (36.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 4 (36.36%) WCF
4 4 (36.36%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Algorithms
1 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (36.36%) Data Structures
2 3 (27.27%) Mobile App
2 3 (27.27%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Android
1 3 (27.27%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (36.36%) Build Automation
1 4 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (36.36%) Enterprise Architecture
1 4 (36.36%) OO
1 4 (36.36%) OOD
1 4 (36.36%) TDD
1 4 (36.36%) Unit Testing
2 3 (27.27%) Mobile Application Development
2 3 (27.27%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) Java
1 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
2 4 (36.36%) C#
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) NFS
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft