The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 29 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 2 1 3
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Permanent jobs citing SQL 445 687 526
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 22.99% 28.91% 22.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 47.75% 56.45% 47.99%
Number of salaries quoted 393 592 446
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,550 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,625
% change year-on-year
- +6.31%
SQL
East of England

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

Programming Languages Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
932 1217 1096
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 48.14% 51.22% 46.38%
Number of salaries quoted 834 1086 905
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hertfordshire region citing SQL as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

SQL
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

SQL Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

SQL
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2016.

SQL Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

SQL
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford 0 121 £50,000 +11.11% 5
Letchworth 0 43 £33,500 +8.06% 1
Hemel Hempstead -12 35 £42,000 +20.00% 1
St Albans -11 33 £47,500 - 9
Welwyn Garden City 0 24 £40,000 -30.43% 2
Stevenage -6 24 £46,250 +19.35%
Royston -5 14 £40,000 -10.11% 2
Harpenden -6 11 £42,500 -22.72%
Waltham Cross - 10 £62,500 -
Broxbourne +2 7 £40,000 -11.11%
Borehamwood -11 5 £45,000 +5.88%
Cheshunt -5 4 £25,000 -50.00%
Rickmansworth -8 4 £56,750 -1.30%
Hoddesdon +1 3 £45,000 +73.07%
Bishop's Stortford -3 3 £35,000 +12.00%
Hertford -3 3 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Potters Bar - 2 £50,000 -
Hitchin - 1 - -
SQL
East of England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2016, IT jobs citing SQL 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for SQL.

1 257 (32.00%) SQL Server
2 253 (31.51%) Agile Software Development
3 243 (30.26%) Oracle
4 241 (30.01%) .NET
5 238 (29.64%) Java
6 224 (27.90%) Microsoft
7 218 (27.15%) Finance
8 217 (27.02%) C#
9 202 (25.16%) JavaScript
10 178 (22.17%) HTML
11 153 (19.05%) T-SQL
11 153 (19.05%) ASP.NET
12 150 (18.68%) XML
13 146 (18.18%) Windows
14 139 (17.31%) MS Excel
15 136 (16.94%) MVC
16 127 (15.82%) Web Services
17 122 (15.19%) PL/SQL
18 116 (14.45%) Degree
19 115 (14.32%) Unix
20 109 (13.57%) Analytical Skills
21 107 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
22 104 (12.95%) Linux
23 100 (12.45%) Web Development
24 99 (12.33%) Scrum
25 95 (11.83%) Spring
25 95 (11.83%) CSS
25 95 (11.83%) jQuery
26 87 (10.83%) J2EE
27 81 (10.09%) SQL Server 2008

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 55 (6.85%) IIS
2 30 (3.74%) Apache
3 28 (3.49%) WebLogic
4 26 (3.24%) WebSphere
5 25 (3.11%) MS Exchange
5 25 (3.11%) SharePoint
6 21 (2.62%) CMS
7 19 (2.37%) Tomcat
8 14 (1.74%) Exchange Server 2010
9 12 (1.49%) SAS
10 9 (1.12%) WebSphere Application Server
11 8 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2013
12 7 (0.87%) JBoss
12 7 (0.87%) NServiceBus
13 4 (0.50%) Drupal
14 3 (0.37%) BizTalk Server
14 3 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2007
14 3 (0.37%) MQSeries
14 3 (0.37%) nginx
14 3 (0.37%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 139 (17.31%) MS Excel
2 58 (7.22%) MS Office
3 10 (1.25%) SPSS
4 6 (0.75%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.37%) SOLIDWORKS
6 2 (0.25%) MS Project
7 1 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.12%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 33 (4.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (1.62%) SAP BPC
3 9 (1.12%) Oracle Cash Management
4 7 (0.87%) Scribe Insight
5 6 (0.75%) Oracle Assets
6 4 (0.50%) Dynamics AX
7 3 (0.37%) Aareon QL
7 3 (0.37%) Academy Housing
7 3 (0.37%) MIS ActiveH
7 3 (0.37%) Northgate Housing
7 3 (0.37%) OPENHousing
7 3 (0.37%) Oracle Financials
7 3 (0.37%) Oracle General Ledger
7 3 (0.37%) Orchard Housing
7 3 (0.37%) Remedy ITSM
7 3 (0.37%) Sage 200
7 3 (0.37%) Unit4 Business World
8 2 (0.25%) Hyperion Planning
8 2 (0.25%) Sage CRM
8 2 (0.25%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 15 (1.87%) SaaS
2 8 (1.00%) Office 365
3 4 (0.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.50%) Mimecast
4 3 (0.37%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.12%) AdWords
5 1 (0.12%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 35 (4.36%) TCP/IP
2 29 (3.61%) Firewall
3 26 (3.24%) VPN
4 25 (3.11%) Network Security
5 24 (2.99%) Internet
6 20 (2.49%) DNS
6 20 (2.49%) SSH
7 18 (2.24%) IPsec
8 15 (1.87%) DHCP
8 15 (1.87%) SAN
9 9 (1.12%) iSCSI
9 9 (1.12%) LAN
9 9 (1.12%) Remote Desktop
9 9 (1.12%) WAN
10 8 (1.00%) NAS
10 8 (1.00%) Wireshark
11 7 (0.87%) HTTP
11 7 (0.87%) SSL
11 7 (0.87%) VoIP
12 5 (0.62%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 257 (32.00%) SQL Server
2 81 (10.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 68 (8.47%) Oracle Database
3 68 (8.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 58 (7.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 57 (7.10%) Data Warehouse
6 39 (4.86%) Relational Database
6 39 (4.86%) SQL Server 2012
7 34 (4.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 27 (3.36%) MySQL
9 26 (3.24%) NoSQL
9 26 (3.24%) Power BI
10 22 (2.74%) QlikView
11 21 (2.62%) PostgreSQL
12 20 (2.49%) Hadoop
13 19 (2.37%) Big Data
14 18 (2.24%) Oracle Reports
15 17 (2.12%) Oracle Database 10g
16 16 (1.99%) MS Access
16 16 (1.99%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 67 (8.34%) Visual Studio
2 58 (7.22%) Subversion
3 54 (6.72%) Team Foundation Server
4 45 (5.60%) JIRA
5 42 (5.23%) Selenium
6 34 (4.23%) Cucumber
7 28 (3.49%) HP UFT
8 27 (3.36%) WebDriver
9 25 (3.11%) Eclipse
10 21 (2.62%) Git (software)
10 21 (2.62%) JUnit
10 21 (2.62%) NUnit
11 19 (2.37%) LoadRunner
12 16 (1.99%) SoapUI
13 15 (1.87%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 14 (1.74%) JBehave
14 14 (1.74%) Maven
15 13 (1.62%) MSTest
16 10 (1.25%) Jenkins
16 10 (1.25%) TeamCity
General
1 218 (27.15%) Finance
2 56 (6.97%) Retail
3 27 (3.36%) Banking
4 21 (2.62%) Marketing
4 21 (2.62%) Telecoms
5 15 (1.87%) Aerospace
6 13 (1.62%) Manufacturing
7 11 (1.37%) Automotive
8 9 (1.12%) General Ledger
9 8 (1.00%) Back Office
9 8 (1.00%) Legal
9 8 (1.00%) Pharmaceutical
10 7 (0.87%) Advertising
10 7 (0.87%) Billing
10 7 (0.87%) Electronics
10 7 (0.87%) Spanish Language
11 4 (0.50%) Games
12 2 (0.25%) German Language
12 2 (0.25%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.12%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 345 (42.96%) Developer
2 186 (23.16%) Analyst
3 113 (14.07%) C# Developer
4 107 (13.33%) Java Developer
5 106 (13.20%) .NET Developer
6 104 (12.95%) SQL Developer
7 85 (10.59%) C# .NET Developer
8 50 (6.23%) Support Analyst
9 47 (5.85%) Web Developer
10 46 (5.73%) SQL Analyst
10 46 (5.73%) Test Analyst
11 45 (5.60%) Applications Support
12 44 (5.48%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 42 (5.23%) Software Developer
14 40 (4.98%) Senior Developer
15 39 (4.86%) Support Engineer
16 36 (4.48%) ASP.NET Developer
17 32 (3.99%) Oracle Developer
18 29 (3.61%) Senior Java Developer
19 28 (3.49%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 241 (30.01%) .NET
2 178 (22.17%) HTML
3 153 (19.05%) ASP.NET
4 150 (18.68%) XML
5 127 (15.82%) Web Services
6 95 (11.83%) CSS
6 95 (11.83%) jQuery
6 95 (11.83%) Spring
7 87 (10.83%) J2EE
8 76 (9.46%) REST
8 76 (9.46%) SOAP
9 64 (7.97%) Ajax
10 63 (7.85%) ASP.NET MVC
11 61 (7.60%) HTML5
12 57 (7.10%) Hibernate
13 53 (6.60%) .NET Framework
14 46 (5.73%) Entity Framework
15 41 (5.11%) WCF
16 38 (4.73%) ASP.NET Web API
17 33 (4.11%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 109 (13.57%) Analytical Skills
2 57 (7.10%) Computer Science
3 37 (4.61%) Management Information System
4 34 (4.23%) Virtual Team
5 22 (2.74%) Replication
6 21 (2.62%) Mathematics
7 20 (2.49%) Enterprise Software
8 17 (2.12%) Driving Licence
9 16 (1.99%) PACS
10 15 (1.87%) Data Centre
10 15 (1.87%) User Experience
11 14 (1.74%) RIA
12 13 (1.62%) Statistics
13 12 (1.49%) Clustering
13 12 (1.49%) Physics
14 11 (1.37%) Data Integration
15 10 (1.25%) Economics
16 9 (1.12%) Data Conversion
16 9 (1.12%) Data Extraction
16 9 (1.12%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 146 (18.18%) Windows
2 115 (14.32%) Unix
3 104 (12.95%) Linux
4 62 (7.72%) Windows Server
5 37 (4.61%) Windows Server 2008
6 25 (3.11%) Windows Server 2012
7 13 (1.62%) Windows 7
7 13 (1.62%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.37%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.25%) Android
10 2 (0.25%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.25%) CentOS
10 2 (0.25%) Solaris
10 2 (0.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 253 (31.51%) Agile Software Development
2 136 (16.94%) MVC
3 107 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
4 100 (12.45%) Web Development
5 99 (12.33%) Scrum
6 80 (9.96%) Software Engineering
7 78 (9.71%) ITIL
8 63 (7.85%) TDD
8 63 (7.85%) Waterfall
9 62 (7.72%) ETL
9 62 (7.72%) SDLC
10 59 (7.35%) CRM
11 56 (6.97%) Project Management
12 51 (6.35%) Data Analysis
12 51 (6.35%) OO
13 49 (6.10%) Unit Testing
14 47 (5.85%) UML
15 46 (5.73%) Data Modelling
16 45 (5.60%) Mentoring
17 36 (4.48%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 238 (29.64%) Java
2 217 (27.02%) C#
3 202 (25.16%) JavaScript
4 153 (19.05%) T-SQL
5 122 (15.19%) PL/SQL
6 50 (6.23%) VB
7 49 (6.10%) VBA
8 38 (4.73%) Shell Script
9 36 (4.48%) VB.NET
10 34 (4.23%) Python
11 32 (3.99%) PowerShell
12 31 (3.86%) Perl
13 21 (2.62%) C++
14 18 (2.24%) C
15 16 (1.99%) VBScript
16 8 (1.00%) XPath
17 6 (0.75%) PHP
17 6 (0.75%) TypeScript
17 6 (0.75%) XQuery
18 5 (0.62%) AWK
Qualifications
1 116 (14.45%) Degree
2 26 (3.24%) SC Cleared
2 26 (3.24%) Security Cleared
3 23 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (1.62%) CCNA
4 13 (1.62%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (1.37%) ISEB
6 9 (1.12%) PMP
7 7 (0.87%) CISA
7 7 (0.87%) CISM
7 7 (0.87%) CISSP
7 7 (0.87%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (0.75%) ISTQB
8 6 (0.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (0.62%) CCAA
9 5 (0.62%) Citrix Certification
9 5 (0.62%) MCP
9 5 (0.62%) MCSD
9 5 (0.62%) MCTS
10 4 (0.50%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (6.72%) QA
2 36 (4.48%) SLA
3 14 (1.74%) Data Quality
3 14 (1.74%) SDET
4 11 (1.37%) PCI DSS
5 8 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.50%) SEPA
7 1 (0.12%) HL7
System Software
1 48 (5.98%) Active Directory
2 40 (4.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (2.24%) Hyper-V
4 6 (0.75%) XenApp
5 4 (0.50%) Firmware
5 4 (0.50%) VMware ESX
6 3 (0.37%) Terminal Services
6 3 (0.37%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.25%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.25%) VMware Server
7 2 (0.25%) vSphere
7 2 (0.25%) XenServer
8 1 (0.12%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.12%) Xen
8 1 (0.12%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (1.25%) HP Quality Center
1 10 (1.25%) SCCM
2 7 (0.87%) SCOM
3 6 (0.75%) EMC NetWorker
4 4 (0.50%) McAfee ePO
5 3 (0.37%) Cisco UCCE
5 3 (0.37%) Data Guard
6 2 (0.25%) SCDPM
6 2 (0.25%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.12%) Nagios
7 1 (0.12%) Nessus
7 1 (0.12%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.12%) Simpana
7 1 (0.12%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 1 (0.12%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 243 (30.26%) Oracle
2 224 (27.90%) Microsoft
3 51 (6.35%) HP
4 47 (5.85%) SAP
5 45 (5.60%) VMware
6 39 (4.86%) IBM
7 24 (2.99%) Tableau
8 23 (2.86%) Citrix
9 22 (2.74%) Sybase
10 20 (2.49%) Cisco
11 19 (2.37%) Cognos
12 10 (1.25%) Red Hat
13 9 (1.12%) Telerik
14 8 (1.00%) Sage
15 7 (0.87%) CheckPoint
15 7 (0.87%) Perforce
15 7 (0.87%) Salesforce.com
15 7 (0.87%) SonicWALL
16 6 (0.75%) Netezza
16 6 (0.75%) Talend
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Capital IT Resourcing LTD
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Attractive + full benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Attractive + full benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: Bonus + Excellent Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Streamline Connections
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
Huxley
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Capital IT Resourcing LTD
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £53000 - £62000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Royston, Hertfordshire
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum +pension + health
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
The SmartList
Posted: 5 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Letchworth Garden City
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Royston, Hertfordshire
Hotel Chocolat
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + bens
Posted: 14 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £55k - 65k per year + Bonus and Car
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
St. Albans
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Posted: 13 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Pension, PHI, Flexible Working
Posted: 6 days ago