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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 3 1 3
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Permanent jobs citing SQL 441 709 485
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 22.03% 29.46% 20.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 44.77% 59.13% 45.88%
Number of salaries quoted 383 620 411
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
985 1199 1057
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 49.20% 49.81% 45.54%
Number of salaries quoted 876 1083 869
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 -1 112 £50,000 +11.11% 11
St Albans -7 43 £47,500 - 9
Letchworth 0 37 £32,500 - 1
Hemel Hempstead -11 37 £42,000 +20.00% 2
Welwyn Garden City +6 30 £40,000 -30.43% 3
Stevenage -5 20 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Harpenden -3 15 £42,500 -26.08% 3
Royston 0 14 £40,000 -11.11%
Waltham Cross +1 9 £62,500 +47.05%
Broxbourne +5 8 £42,500 -5.55%
Hertford 0 8 £46,250 +15.62% 2
Borehamwood -9 7 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Cheshunt -3 4 £25,000 -50.00%
Bishop's Stortford -4 4 £35,000 +7.69%
Hoddesdon +3 3 £45,000 +87.50%
Ware +1 2 £22,000 +4.76%
Potters Bar 0 2 £50,000 +42.85%
Hitchin - 1 - -
SQL
East of England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 September 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.

1 264 (31.65%) SQL Server
2 260 (31.18%) .NET
3 257 (30.82%) Agile Software Development
4 254 (30.46%) Java
5 240 (28.78%) Oracle
6 230 (27.58%) C#
7 222 (26.62%) Microsoft
8 206 (24.70%) JavaScript
9 203 (24.34%) Finance
10 179 (21.46%) HTML
11 158 (18.94%) ASP.NET
12 156 (18.71%) T-SQL
13 148 (17.75%) MVC
14 146 (17.51%) XML
15 145 (17.39%) Windows
16 139 (16.67%) Web Services
17 130 (15.59%) Degree
18 129 (15.47%) MS Excel
19 116 (13.91%) PL/SQL
20 114 (13.67%) Analytical Skills
21 112 (13.43%) Business Intelligence
22 109 (13.07%) Spring
23 108 (12.95%) Linux
24 103 (12.35%) Unix
24 103 (12.35%) Web Development
25 99 (11.87%) Scrum
26 96 (11.51%) jQuery
27 95 (11.39%) CSS
28 92 (11.03%) J2EE
29 84 (10.07%) Software Engineering

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 52 (6.24%) IIS
2 39 (4.68%) Apache
3 36 (4.32%) WebLogic
4 31 (3.72%) WebSphere
5 26 (3.12%) CMS
6 24 (2.88%) Tomcat
7 22 (2.64%) MS Exchange
8 20 (2.40%) SharePoint
9 17 (2.04%) SAS
10 11 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2010
11 9 (1.08%) WebSphere Application Server
12 8 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2013
13 7 (0.84%) NServiceBus
14 5 (0.60%) MQSeries
15 4 (0.48%) Drupal
16 3 (0.36%) BizTalk Server
16 3 (0.36%) JBoss
16 3 (0.36%) nginx
16 3 (0.36%) Tuxedo
16 3 (0.36%) Umbraco
Applications
1 129 (15.47%) MS Excel
2 48 (5.76%) MS Office
3 12 (1.44%) SPSS
4 4 (0.48%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.36%) SOLIDWORKS
6 1 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.12%) MS Project
6 1 (0.12%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 28 (3.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (2.04%) SAP BPC
3 11 (1.32%) Oracle Cash Management
4 8 (0.96%) Oracle Assets
5 4 (0.48%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (0.48%) Scribe Insight
5 4 (0.48%) Unit4 Business World
6 3 (0.36%) Aareon QL
6 3 (0.36%) Academy Housing
6 3 (0.36%) MIS ActiveH
6 3 (0.36%) Northgate Housing
6 3 (0.36%) OPENHousing
6 3 (0.36%) Oracle Financials
6 3 (0.36%) Oracle General Ledger
6 3 (0.36%) Orchard Housing
6 3 (0.36%) Remedy ITSM
6 3 (0.36%) Sage 200
6 3 (0.36%) SAP Business One
7 2 (0.24%) Magento
7 2 (0.24%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (2.40%) SaaS
2 11 (1.32%) Office 365
3 9 (1.08%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (0.48%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (0.48%) Mimecast
5 1 (0.12%) AdWords
5 1 (0.12%) GitHub
5 1 (0.12%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.12%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 41 (4.92%) TCP/IP
2 31 (3.72%) Firewall
3 29 (3.48%) DNS
3 29 (3.48%) VPN
4 24 (2.88%) Network Security
5 22 (2.64%) SSH
6 21 (2.52%) DHCP
6 21 (2.52%) Internet
7 18 (2.16%) IPsec
8 14 (1.68%) SAN
9 12 (1.44%) Remote Desktop
10 9 (1.08%) iSCSI
11 7 (0.84%) NAS
11 7 (0.84%) VoIP
11 7 (0.84%) Wireshark
12 6 (0.72%) FTP
12 6 (0.72%) HTTP
12 6 (0.72%) LAN
12 6 (0.72%) SSL
12 6 (0.72%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 264 (31.65%) SQL Server
2 84 (10.07%) SQL Server 2008
3 73 (8.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 65 (7.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 64 (7.67%) Oracle Database
6 58 (6.95%) Data Warehouse
7 43 (5.16%) SQL Server 2012
8 41 (4.92%) Relational Database
8 41 (4.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 35 (4.20%) MySQL
10 31 (3.72%) NoSQL
11 28 (3.36%) Power BI
12 26 (3.12%) Big Data
13 24 (2.88%) Hadoop
13 24 (2.88%) Oracle Database 10g
14 23 (2.76%) SQL Server 2005
15 21 (2.52%) OLAP
15 21 (2.52%) PostgreSQL
16 20 (2.40%) MS Access
17 19 (2.28%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 70 (8.39%) Visual Studio
2 68 (8.15%) Subversion
3 53 (6.35%) Team Foundation Server
4 38 (4.56%) JIRA
5 37 (4.44%) Selenium
6 35 (4.20%) Eclipse
7 29 (3.48%) Cucumber
8 26 (3.12%) LoadRunner
9 24 (2.88%) WebDriver
10 23 (2.76%) Git (software)
10 23 (2.76%) HP UFT
10 23 (2.76%) JUnit
11 20 (2.40%) NUnit
12 17 (2.04%) Maven
13 14 (1.68%) JBehave
13 14 (1.68%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 13 (1.56%) MSTest
14 13 (1.56%) SoapUI
15 12 (1.44%) Jenkins
16 9 (1.08%) TeamCity
General
1 203 (24.34%) Finance
2 53 (6.35%) Retail
3 26 (3.12%) Marketing
4 23 (2.76%) Banking
5 17 (2.04%) Aerospace
5 17 (2.04%) Telecoms
6 13 (1.56%) Automotive
7 11 (1.32%) General Ledger
7 11 (1.32%) Legal
7 11 (1.32%) Manufacturing
8 10 (1.20%) Advertising
8 10 (1.20%) Pharmaceutical
9 8 (0.96%) Back Office
10 7 (0.84%) Electronics
10 7 (0.84%) Spanish Language
11 6 (0.72%) Games
12 3 (0.36%) Billing
13 2 (0.24%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.12%) French Language
14 1 (0.12%) German Language
Job Titles
1 379 (45.44%) Developer
2 173 (20.74%) Analyst
3 124 (14.87%) Java Developer
4 122 (14.63%) .NET Developer
4 122 (14.63%) C# Developer
5 106 (12.71%) SQL Developer
6 99 (11.87%) C# .NET Developer
7 53 (6.35%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 50 (6.00%) Web Developer
9 48 (5.76%) Software Developer
10 46 (5.52%) Test Analyst
11 45 (5.40%) SQL Analyst
11 45 (5.40%) Support Analyst
12 44 (5.28%) Support Engineer
13 41 (4.92%) Applications Support
14 39 (4.68%) Senior Developer
15 37 (4.44%) ASP.NET Developer
16 35 (4.20%) J2EE Developer
17 33 (3.96%) Java/J2EE Developer
17 33 (3.96%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 260 (31.18%) .NET
2 179 (21.46%) HTML
3 158 (18.94%) ASP.NET
4 146 (17.51%) XML
5 139 (16.67%) Web Services
6 109 (13.07%) Spring
7 96 (11.51%) jQuery
8 95 (11.39%) CSS
9 92 (11.03%) J2EE
10 79 (9.47%) REST
11 75 (8.99%) SOAP
12 66 (7.91%) ASP.NET MVC
13 65 (7.79%) Ajax
14 64 (7.67%) HTML5
15 58 (6.95%) .NET Framework
16 53 (6.35%) Hibernate
17 51 (6.12%) Entity Framework
18 45 (5.40%) ASP.NET Web API
18 45 (5.40%) WCF
19 34 (4.08%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 114 (13.67%) Analytical Skills
2 71 (8.51%) Computer Science
3 43 (5.16%) Management Information System
4 28 (3.36%) Virtual Team
5 25 (3.00%) Enterprise Software
6 23 (2.76%) Replication
7 20 (2.40%) Mathematics
8 18 (2.16%) Data Centre
8 18 (2.16%) User Experience
9 16 (1.92%) Driving Licence
9 16 (1.92%) PACS
10 14 (1.68%) RIA
11 13 (1.56%) Economics
11 13 (1.56%) Physics
12 12 (1.44%) Statistics
13 11 (1.32%) Visualisation
14 10 (1.20%) Clustering
14 10 (1.20%) Data Integration
15 9 (1.08%) Data Extraction
16 7 (0.84%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 145 (17.39%) Windows
2 108 (12.95%) Linux
3 103 (12.35%) Unix
4 67 (8.03%) Windows Server
5 34 (4.08%) Windows Server 2008
6 29 (3.48%) Windows Server 2012
7 17 (2.04%) Windows 7
8 15 (1.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 9 (1.08%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (0.60%) Windows 8
11 4 (0.48%) Solaris
11 4 (0.48%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.24%) Android
12 2 (0.24%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.24%) CentOS
12 2 (0.24%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 257 (30.82%) Agile Software Development
2 148 (17.75%) MVC
3 112 (13.43%) Business Intelligence
4 103 (12.35%) Web Development
5 99 (11.87%) Scrum
6 84 (10.07%) Software Engineering
7 79 (9.47%) ITIL
8 67 (8.03%) SDLC
9 66 (7.91%) TDD
10 64 (7.67%) ETL
10 64 (7.67%) Waterfall
11 55 (6.59%) CRM
11 55 (6.59%) Unit Testing
12 54 (6.47%) Project Management
13 51 (6.12%) Data Analysis
14 48 (5.76%) OO
15 46 (5.52%) UML
16 45 (5.40%) Data Modelling
16 45 (5.40%) Mentoring
17 38 (4.56%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 254 (30.46%) Java
2 230 (27.58%) C#
3 206 (24.70%) JavaScript
4 156 (18.71%) T-SQL
5 116 (13.91%) PL/SQL
6 47 (5.64%) VBA
7 46 (5.52%) Python
8 42 (5.04%) VB
9 39 (4.68%) VB.NET
10 38 (4.56%) Perl
11 36 (4.32%) Shell Script
12 35 (4.20%) PowerShell
13 20 (2.40%) C++
14 19 (2.28%) C
15 16 (1.92%) VBScript
16 10 (1.20%) AWK
17 8 (0.96%) XPath
18 7 (0.84%) PHP
18 7 (0.84%) TypeScript
19 6 (0.72%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 130 (15.59%) Degree
2 31 (3.72%) SC Cleared
2 31 (3.72%) Security Cleared
3 26 (3.12%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (1.44%) CCNA
4 12 (1.44%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (1.32%) ISEB
6 9 (1.08%) PMP
7 8 (0.96%) MCITP
8 6 (0.72%) CISA
8 6 (0.72%) CISM
8 6 (0.72%) CISSP
8 6 (0.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (0.60%) Citrix Certification
9 5 (0.60%) HND
9 5 (0.60%) ISTQB
9 5 (0.60%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (0.60%) MCP
9 5 (0.60%) MCSD
9 5 (0.60%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (5.88%) QA
2 36 (4.32%) SLA
3 17 (2.04%) Data Quality
4 14 (1.68%) SDET
5 10 (1.20%) PCI DSS
6 7 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (0.48%) SEPA
8 1 (0.12%) HL7
System Software
1 51 (6.12%) Active Directory
2 43 (5.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (2.28%) Hyper-V
4 6 (0.72%) Terminal Services
4 6 (0.72%) XenApp
5 5 (0.60%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (0.60%) VMware Workstation
6 4 (0.48%) Firmware
7 2 (0.24%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.24%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.24%) XenServer
8 1 (0.12%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.12%) vSphere
8 1 (0.12%) Xen
8 1 (0.12%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (1.20%) SCCM
2 9 (1.08%) HP Quality Center
3 7 (0.84%) SCOM
4 4 (0.48%) Cisco UCCE
4 4 (0.48%) EMC NetWorker
4 4 (0.48%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (0.24%) SCDPM
5 2 (0.24%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.12%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.12%) Nagios
6 1 (0.12%) Nessus
6 1 (0.12%) Simpana
6 1 (0.12%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (0.12%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 240 (28.78%) Oracle
2 222 (26.62%) Microsoft
3 53 (6.35%) HP
3 53 (6.35%) SAP
4 49 (5.88%) VMware
5 39 (4.68%) IBM
6 26 (3.12%) Tableau
7 23 (2.76%) Cisco
8 22 (2.64%) Citrix
9 21 (2.52%) Cognos
9 21 (2.52%) Sybase
10 11 (1.32%) Telerik
11 10 (1.20%) Red Hat
12 8 (0.96%) Computacenter
12 8 (0.96%) Sage
12 8 (0.96%) Talend
13 7 (0.84%) Perforce
13 7 (0.84%) Salesforce.com
13 7 (0.84%) Sun
14 6 (0.72%) CheckPoint
Hertfordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Harpenden, Hertfordshire
Modis International
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Darwin Recruitment
Salary: £55000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Harpenden, Hertfordshire
Modis International
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Attractive + full benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Capital IT Resourcing LTD
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Attractive + full benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Computer People
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £20,000 to £24,000
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Posted: 6 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £28,000 - £35,000 + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Nanotek Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Harpenden, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago