The first table below looks at the demand for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Hertfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 3 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 580 531 639
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 23.05% 23.88% 25.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 48.45% 45.11% 45.74%
Number of salaries quoted 505 429 499
Average salary £41,500 £37,250 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.40% -4.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £36,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+6.94% -1.36%
Programming Languages Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1197 1177 1397
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 47.58% 52.92% 55.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1004 940 1152
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,050 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SQL
East of England

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 11 July 2014.

SQL Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

SQL
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford -1 136 £41,500 +18.57% 14
Hemel Hempstead 0 57 £50,000 +42.85% 5
Stevenage +18 49 £44,000 +35.38% 4
Hertford -3 25 £40,000 -20.00% 1
St Albans -10 25 £42,500 -29.16% 4
Welwyn Garden City +3 23 £37,500 -28.57% 2
Letchworth -2 22 £36,500 +12.30%
Bishop's Stortford +3 19 £30,000 +25.00% 1
Berkhamsted - 15 £37,500 - 3
Hitchin +5 14 £60,000 +49.06% 1
Potters Bar -2 14 £37,500 -16.66%
Rickmansworth -4 10 £35,250 +11.90% 2
Harpenden +6 7 £26,000 -32.46% 2
Borehamwood +3 7 £26,500 -22.05% 1
Hoddesdon - 3 £26,000 - 1
Ware - 2 £48,750 -
Royston 0 1 £25,500 -27.14%
SQL
East of England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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.

1 440 (34.43%) Oracle
2 418 (32.71%) SQL Server
3 409 (32.00%) .NET
4 354 (27.70%) C#
5 352 (27.54%) Finance
6 348 (27.23%) Java
7 305 (23.87%) Windows
8 301 (23.55%) Microsoft
9 279 (21.83%) ASP.NET
10 273 (21.36%) JavaScript
11 256 (20.03%) HTML
12 243 (19.01%) Degree
13 219 (17.14%) Web Services
14 216 (16.90%) UNIX
15 194 (15.18%) XML
16 192 (15.02%) Retail
17 190 (14.87%) CSS
17 190 (14.87%) Linux
18 171 (13.38%) T-SQL
19 167 (13.07%) MVC
20 149 (11.66%) MS Excel
21 146 (11.42%) PL/SQL
22 136 (10.64%) MS Office
23 129 (10.09%) E-Commerce
24 122 (9.55%) VB
25 115 (9.00%) SQL Server 2008
26 114 (8.92%) IIS
27 113 (8.84%) J2EE
28 112 (8.76%) Oracle Database
28 112 (8.76%) jQuery

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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
1 114 (8.92%) IIS
2 106 (8.29%) SharePoint
3 101 (7.90%) WebSphere
4 95 (7.43%) Tomcat
5 89 (6.96%) CMS
6 69 (5.40%) WebSphere Application Server
7 53 (4.15%) Apache
8 48 (3.76%) IBM HTTP Server
9 45 (3.52%) MQSeries
10 37 (2.90%) SharePoint 2010
10 37 (2.90%) WebLogic
11 35 (2.74%) Oracle Workflow
12 33 (2.58%) MS Exchange
13 26 (2.03%) Exchange Server 2010
14 21 (1.64%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 15 (1.17%) Node.js
16 14 (1.10%) SharePoint 2013
16 14 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2003
17 13 (1.02%) BizTalk Server
18 12 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 149 (11.66%) MS Excel
2 136 (10.64%) MS Office
3 11 (0.86%) Photoshop
4 9 (0.70%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.47%) Fireworks
6 5 (0.39%) Adobe Illustrator
7 4 (0.31%) Mingle
8 2 (0.16%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.16%) FastStats
9 1 (0.078%) SPSS
9 1 (0.078%) MS Project
9 1 (0.078%) PowerPivot
9 1 (0.078%) AutoCAD
9 1 (0.078%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 43 (3.36%) Oracle EBS R12
2 32 (2.50%) Oracle EBS
3 20 (1.56%) Oracle 11i
4 11 (0.86%) Oracle iRecruitment
4 11 (0.86%) Dynamics CRM
5 10 (0.78%) Oracle Financials
6 8 (0.63%) Oracle Applications
7 7 (0.55%) Oracle iProcurement
8 6 (0.47%) Tridion
9 5 (0.39%) Agresso
9 5 (0.39%) Oracle CRM
9 5 (0.39%) Oracle ERP
9 5 (0.39%) Magento
9 5 (0.39%) Oracle General Ledger
9 5 (0.39%) RiskWrite
9 5 (0.39%) Oracle Cash Management
10 3 (0.23%) SiteCatalyst
11 2 (0.16%) Google Analytics
11 2 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
11 2 (0.16%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 18 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (0.78%) SaaS
2 10 (0.78%) Taleo
3 9 (0.70%) Office 365
4 8 (0.63%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (0.31%) Amazon S3
5 4 (0.31%) Responsys
6 2 (0.16%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.078%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 71 (5.56%) HTTP
2 61 (4.77%) DNS
3 50 (3.91%) FTP
4 45 (3.52%) DHCP
5 42 (3.29%) Internet
6 34 (2.66%) SAN
7 25 (1.96%) Firewall
8 18 (1.41%) LAN
9 17 (1.33%) WAN
10 13 (1.02%) VoIP
11 11 (0.86%) TCP/IP
11 11 (0.86%) Intranet
11 11 (0.86%) iSCSI
12 10 (0.78%) NAS
12 10 (0.78%) Wireless
13 9 (0.70%) ATM
14 8 (0.63%) Broadband
14 8 (0.63%) VPN
14 8 (0.63%) SSH
15 5 (0.39%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 418 (32.71%) SQL Server
2 115 (9.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 112 (8.76%) Oracle Database
4 107 (8.37%) MySQL
5 93 (7.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 87 (6.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 84 (6.57%) Relational Database
8 83 (6.49%) Data Warehouse
9 79 (6.18%) DB2
10 52 (4.07%) Data Mining
11 44 (3.44%) Oracle Reports
11 44 (3.44%) SQL Server 2005
12 42 (3.29%) Oracle Database 11g
12 42 (3.29%) Crystal Reports
13 37 (2.90%) Oracle Database 10g
14 31 (2.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 30 (2.35%) RDBMS
16 23 (1.80%) PostgreSQL
17 21 (1.64%) Oracle BI EE
18 20 (1.56%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 75 (5.87%) Team Foundation Server
2 64 (5.01%) Visual Studio
3 51 (3.99%) Selenium
4 47 (3.68%) Subversion
5 45 (3.52%) Eclipse
6 43 (3.36%) Oracle Forms
7 42 (3.29%) Maven
8 38 (2.97%) Ant
8 38 (2.97%) QuickTest Pro
9 36 (2.82%) JUnit
10 35 (2.74%) NUnit
11 13 (1.02%) JIRA
12 12 (0.94%) ClearQuest
13 11 (0.86%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
14 10 (0.78%) Toad
14 10 (0.78%) Dreamweaver
14 10 (0.78%) Cucumber
14 10 (0.78%) Rational Application Developer
15 9 (0.70%) PhoneGap
16 8 (0.63%) Git (software)
General
1 352 (27.54%) Finance
2 192 (15.02%) Retail
3 60 (4.69%) Manufacturing
4 46 (3.60%) Marketing
5 40 (3.13%) Telecoms
6 38 (2.97%) Banking
7 31 (2.43%) Games
8 20 (1.56%) Online Betting
9 17 (1.33%) Pharmaceutical
10 8 (0.63%) Financial Institution
10 8 (0.63%) Law
11 7 (0.55%) Back Office
12 5 (0.39%) General Ledger
13 4 (0.31%) Electronics
13 4 (0.31%) Automotive
14 3 (0.23%) Legal
14 3 (0.23%) Advertising
14 3 (0.23%) Investment Banking
15 2 (0.16%) Corporate Banking
16 1 (0.078%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 554 (43.35%) Developer
2 348 (27.23%) Analyst
3 115 (9.00%) Java Developer
3 115 (9.00%) .NET Developer
4 105 (8.22%) Senior Developer
5 97 (7.59%) Support Analyst
6 95 (7.43%) Consultant
7 87 (6.81%) Web Developer
8 86 (6.73%) Junior
9 74 (5.79%) C# Developer
10 65 (5.09%) Business Analyst
11 61 (4.77%) Administrator
12 54 (4.23%) DBA
13 53 (4.15%) Programmer
13 53 (4.15%) SQL Developer
14 46 (3.60%) Data Analyst
14 46 (3.60%) Software Developer
15 44 (3.44%) Architect
16 43 (3.36%) Operations Analyst
17 40 (3.13%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 409 (32.00%) .NET
2 279 (21.83%) ASP.NET
3 256 (20.03%) HTML
4 219 (17.14%) Web Services
5 194 (15.18%) XML
6 190 (14.87%) CSS
7 113 (8.84%) J2EE
8 112 (8.76%) jQuery
9 88 (6.89%) JDBC
10 80 (6.26%) .NET Framework
11 78 (6.10%) Spring
12 77 (6.03%) XSLT
13 74 (5.79%) Middleware
14 72 (5.63%) HTML5
15 66 (5.16%) JSP
15 66 (5.16%) WCF
16 60 (4.69%) Ajax
16 60 (4.69%) ASP.NET MVC
17 57 (4.46%) XHTML
18 52 (4.07%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 68 (5.32%) Computer Science
2 36 (2.82%) Mathematics
3 34 (2.66%) Kindle
4 33 (2.58%) Replication
5 29 (2.27%) Clustering
5 29 (2.27%) Mobile App
6 24 (1.88%) Management Information System
7 20 (1.56%) Online Games
8 17 (1.33%) Data Integration
9 16 (1.25%) EFT
10 15 (1.17%) Enterprise Software
11 14 (1.10%) Visualisation
11 14 (1.10%) Physics
12 13 (1.02%) Client/Server
13 10 (0.78%) Graphic Design
13 10 (0.78%) Data Conversion
14 9 (0.70%) FlexPod
14 9 (0.70%) Open Source
15 8 (0.63%) PKI
15 8 (0.63%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 305 (23.87%) Windows
2 216 (16.90%) UNIX
3 190 (14.87%) Linux
4 81 (6.34%) Windows Server 2008
5 61 (4.77%) Solaris
6 51 (3.99%) AIX
6 51 (3.99%) Windows Server 2003
7 37 (2.90%) Windows Server 2012
8 26 (2.03%) CentOS
9 24 (1.88%) Android
10 23 (1.80%) Apple iOS
11 22 (1.72%) Windows XP
12 18 (1.41%) Windows 7
13 10 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 10 (0.78%) HPUX
14 9 (0.70%) Windows 2000 Server
15 4 (0.31%) Windows Mobile
15 4 (0.31%) Windows Vista
15 4 (0.31%) Oracle Linux
15 4 (0.31%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 167 (13.07%) MVC
2 129 (10.09%) E-Commerce
3 100 (7.82%) OO
4 92 (7.20%) Business Intelligence
4 92 (7.20%) TDD
5 88 (6.89%) Scrum
6 82 (6.42%) Agile Software Development
7 74 (5.79%) Software Engineering
8 64 (5.01%) ITIL
9 60 (4.69%) Web Development
10 59 (4.62%) CRM
11 57 (4.46%) Test Scripting
12 56 (4.38%) Workflow
13 54 (4.23%) Data Analysis
13 54 (4.23%) Performance Tuning
14 48 (3.76%) Software Testing
15 45 (3.52%) SOA
16 44 (3.44%) ERP
17 42 (3.29%) UML
18 41 (3.21%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 354 (27.70%) C#
2 348 (27.23%) Java
3 273 (21.36%) JavaScript
4 171 (13.38%) T-SQL
5 146 (11.42%) PL/SQL
6 122 (9.55%) VB
7 91 (7.12%) VBA
8 82 (6.42%) Perl
9 81 (6.34%) VB.NET
10 70 (5.48%) VBScript
11 55 (4.30%) C
11 55 (4.30%) Shell Script
12 48 (3.76%) PHP
13 43 (3.36%) C++
14 38 (2.97%) Bash Shell
15 35 (2.74%) VB6
16 20 (1.56%) PowerShell
17 15 (1.17%) Python
18 8 (0.63%) XPath
19 6 (0.47%) Korn
Qualifications
1 243 (19.01%) Degree
2 81 (6.34%) Microsoft Certification
3 40 (3.13%) Security Cleared
4 35 (2.74%) ISTQB
5 33 (2.58%) MCITP
6 30 (2.35%) MCTS
7 26 (2.03%) MCSE
7 26 (2.03%) CCNA
7 26 (2.03%) Cisco Certification
8 25 (1.96%) SC Cleared
9 24 (1.88%) ISEB
10 23 (1.80%) MCP
11 18 (1.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 9 (0.70%) Citrix Certification
12 9 (0.70%) CCEE
12 9 (0.70%) CCAA
12 9 (0.70%) CCIA
13 8 (0.63%) MCSA
14 7 (0.55%) OCP
14 7 (0.55%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (4.85%) QA
2 41 (3.21%) ISO 9001
3 21 (1.64%) SLA
4 11 (0.86%) COBIT
5 4 (0.31%) HL7
5 4 (0.31%) DICOM
6 3 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.16%) ISO 8583
8 1 (0.078%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.078%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.078%) Data Quality
System Software
1 83 (6.49%) Active Directory
2 46 (3.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 43 (3.36%) Hyper-V
4 22 (1.72%) vSphere
5 15 (1.17%) Oracle RAC
6 13 (1.02%) XenApp
6 13 (1.02%) VMware ESX
6 13 (1.02%) Oracle RMAN
7 10 (0.78%) XenDesktop
8 7 (0.55%) Microsoft App-V
9 5 (0.39%) KVM
10 3 (0.23%) Terminal Server
10 3 (0.23%) XenServer
11 1 (0.078%) SRDF
11 1 (0.078%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 1 (0.078%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 17 (1.33%) Tivoli
2 12 (0.94%) HP Quality Center
3 8 (0.63%) SCCM
4 7 (0.55%) Data Guard
4 7 (0.55%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 7 (0.55%) EMC NetWorker
5 6 (0.47%) Backup Exec
6 5 (0.39%) Nessus
7 4 (0.31%) Business Desktop Deployment
7 4 (0.31%) Tivoli Monitoring
7 4 (0.31%) Netcool
7 4 (0.31%) Netcool/OMNIbus
7 4 (0.31%) Control-M
7 4 (0.31%) SCOM
8 3 (0.23%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 3 (0.23%) NetBackup
9 2 (0.16%) BMC Performance Manager
9 2 (0.16%) WMI
9 2 (0.16%) WSUS
9 2 (0.16%) Legato
Vendors
1 440 (34.43%) Oracle
2 301 (23.55%) Microsoft
3 75 (5.87%) IBM
4 72 (5.63%) VMware
5 65 (5.09%) Business Objects
6 41 (3.21%) JBoss
6 41 (3.21%) Cisco
7 38 (2.97%) SAP
7 38 (2.97%) Red Hat
8 34 (2.66%) Citrix
9 33 (2.58%) HP
10 30 (2.35%) Google
11 17 (1.33%) Adobe
11 17 (1.33%) NetApp
12 16 (1.25%) CODA
12 16 (1.25%) Symantec
13 15 (1.17%) Perforce
13 15 (1.17%) EMC
14 13 (1.02%) Dell
14 13 (1.02%) CommVault
Berkhamsted, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 59 minutes ago
Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Limited
Salary: Market Rates + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Berkhamsted, Hertfordshire
Roc Search
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits & Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £30000 to £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + on call + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Nakama
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Green Thompson Consulting
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum plus bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Gerrard White
Salary: £25000 to £33000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Green Thompson Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Up to 40k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago