The table below looks at the statistics 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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 2 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 602 597 549
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 25.11% 23.40% 24.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 51.85% 48.22% 45.94%
Number of salaries quoted 494 525 446
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +6.94%
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
1161 1238 1195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 48.44% 48.53% 52.48%
Number of salaries quoted 974 1041 953
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 7 July 2015.

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 7 July 2015. 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 0 145 £45,000 +8.43% 17
St Albans +5 102 £55,000 +37.50% 8
Hemel Hempstead -5 56 £36,250 -27.50% 11
Rickmansworth +8 41 £58,750 +66.66% 2
Borehamwood +10 40 £50,000 +88.67% 3
Welwyn Garden City -7 22 £51,000 +31.61% 4
Letchworth +3 16 £31,000 -15.06% 4
Stevenage -8 12 £37,500 -12.79% 5
Royston 0 10 £42,500 +66.66% 1
Hoddesdon 0 5 £26,000 - 1
Bishop's Stortford 0 4 £40,250 +15.00%
Harpenden 0 3 £22,500 -16.66%
Potters Bar +1 2 £49,500 +32.00%
Baldock - 2 £28,184 -
Broxbourne - 2 £43,750 - 1
Tring - 1 £58,000 -
SQL
East of England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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.

1 452 (37.05%) .NET
2 447 (36.64%) SQL Server
3 401 (32.87%) JavaScript
4 369 (30.25%) C#
5 343 (28.11%) Java
6 342 (28.03%) Agile Software Development
7 336 (27.54%) Oracle
8 334 (27.38%) HTML
9 312 (25.57%) Microsoft
10 311 (25.49%) ASP.NET
11 299 (24.51%) Windows
12 293 (24.02%) Finance
13 288 (23.61%) XML
14 271 (22.21%) MVC
15 226 (18.52%) CSS
16 217 (17.79%) T-SQL
16 217 (17.79%) MS Excel
17 203 (16.64%) Scrum
18 190 (15.57%) Linux
19 180 (14.75%) jQuery
20 178 (14.59%) Degree
21 176 (14.43%) TDD
22 165 (13.52%) PL/SQL
23 164 (13.44%) ASP.NET MVC
24 149 (12.21%) J2EE
25 148 (12.13%) Spring
26 147 (12.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
27 145 (11.89%) Web Services
28 127 (10.41%) Software Engineering
29 125 (10.25%) UNIX

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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
1 102 (8.36%) SharePoint
2 101 (8.28%) WebSphere
3 95 (7.79%) Tomcat
4 89 (7.30%) IIS
4 89 (7.30%) Apache
5 55 (4.51%) JBoss
6 47 (3.85%) WebSphere Application Server
7 41 (3.36%) MS Exchange
8 33 (2.70%) WebLogic
9 29 (2.38%) CMS
10 22 (1.80%) Apache ServiceMix
11 20 (1.64%) BizTalk Server
11 20 (1.64%) MQSeries
11 20 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2010
12 19 (1.56%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 14 (1.15%) IBM HTTP Server
13 14 (1.15%) Drupal
14 13 (1.07%) Exchange Server 2013
15 12 (0.98%) Node.js
16 11 (0.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 217 (17.79%) MS Excel
2 70 (5.74%) MS Office
3 22 (1.80%) MS Visio
4 10 (0.82%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (0.49%) Photoshop
5 6 (0.49%) MS Project
6 2 (0.16%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.082%) SOLIDWORKS
7 1 (0.082%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.082%) Adobe After Effects
7 1 (0.082%) CPLEX
7 1 (0.082%) SPSS
7 1 (0.082%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.082%) Mingle
7 1 (0.082%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 31 (2.54%) Oracle Financials
2 30 (2.46%) Oracle Applications
3 22 (1.80%) Oracle EBS
3 22 (1.80%) Oracle EBS R12
4 16 (1.31%) Dynamics CRM
5 15 (1.23%) Magento
6 10 (0.82%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 7 (0.57%) CA PPM
7 7 (0.57%) Maximo
8 6 (0.49%) Oracle 11i
9 5 (0.41%) Remedy ITSM
10 4 (0.33%) Hyperion Planning
10 4 (0.33%) SAP SRM
10 4 (0.33%) Oracle iProcurement
10 4 (0.33%) Oracle Payables
11 3 (0.25%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
11 3 (0.25%) HFM
11 3 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 2 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
12 2 (0.16%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 39 (3.20%) Office 365
2 35 (2.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 33 (2.70%) SaaS
4 8 (0.66%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (0.41%) Mimecast
6 2 (0.16%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.16%) Yammer
6 2 (0.16%) Silverpop
7 1 (0.082%) MailChimp
7 1 (0.082%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.082%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 56 (4.59%) HTTP
2 50 (4.10%) Firewall
3 47 (3.85%) DNS
4 45 (3.69%) DHCP
5 42 (3.44%) SAN
6 27 (2.21%) TCP/IP
7 21 (1.72%) WAN
7 21 (1.72%) LAN
7 21 (1.72%) Internet
8 18 (1.48%) FTP
9 17 (1.39%) NAS
10 16 (1.31%) SSL
11 13 (1.07%) VPN
11 13 (1.07%) VLAN
12 12 (0.98%) VoIP
13 7 (0.57%) HTTPS
13 7 (0.57%) Wi-Fi
13 7 (0.57%) OSPF
14 6 (0.49%) Fibre Channel
15 5 (0.41%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 447 (36.64%) SQL Server
2 147 (12.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 120 (9.84%) SQL Server 2008
3 120 (9.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 114 (9.34%) Oracle Database
5 106 (8.69%) MySQL
6 104 (8.52%) Relational Database
7 75 (6.15%) Data Warehouse
8 68 (5.57%) DB2
9 60 (4.92%) SQL Server 2012
10 53 (4.34%) Oracle Database 11g
11 47 (3.85%) NoSQL
12 46 (3.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 37 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
14 35 (2.87%) SQL Server 2005
15 34 (2.79%) MongoDB
16 31 (2.54%) QlikView
17 24 (1.97%) Oracle Reports
18 23 (1.89%) DbVisualizer
19 22 (1.80%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 92 (7.54%) Team Foundation Server
2 89 (7.30%) Subversion
3 64 (5.25%) Selenium
4 56 (4.59%) NUnit
5 50 (4.10%) TeamCity
6 49 (4.02%) Eclipse
7 42 (3.44%) Visual Studio
8 32 (2.62%) Git (software)
9 31 (2.54%) JUnit
10 28 (2.30%) Maven
11 25 (2.05%) HP UFT
12 24 (1.97%) JIRA
13 22 (1.80%) LoadRunner
14 19 (1.56%) Oracle Forms
15 16 (1.31%) Rational Application Developer
16 14 (1.15%) Cucumber
17 13 (1.07%) Talend Open Studio
18 12 (0.98%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
19 11 (0.90%) Ant
19 11 (0.90%) WebDriver
General
1 293 (24.02%) Finance
2 85 (6.97%) Retail
3 42 (3.44%) Telecoms
4 30 (2.46%) Games
5 27 (2.21%) Banking
6 22 (1.80%) Marketing
7 19 (1.56%) Online Betting
7 19 (1.56%) Manufacturing
8 17 (1.39%) Advertising
9 16 (1.31%) Billing
10 14 (1.15%) Aerospace
11 11 (0.90%) Back Office
12 8 (0.66%) Automotive
13 7 (0.57%) Electronics
13 7 (0.57%) Retail Banking
14 6 (0.49%) Legal
15 5 (0.41%) Front Office
16 3 (0.25%) Multimedia
16 3 (0.25%) Financial Institution
16 3 (0.25%) Law
Job Titles
1 654 (53.61%) Developer
2 231 (18.93%) .NET Developer
3 215 (17.62%) Analyst
4 168 (13.77%) C# Developer
5 140 (11.48%) C# .NET Developer
6 137 (11.23%) Senior Developer
7 127 (10.41%) Java Developer
8 125 (10.25%) ASP.NET Developer
9 99 (8.11%) Web Developer
10 95 (7.79%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 88 (7.21%) Senior .NET Developer
11 88 (7.21%) Support Analyst
12 83 (6.80%) Software Developer
13 62 (5.08%) Software Engineer
14 56 (4.59%) Senior C# Developer
15 54 (4.43%) Consultant
15 54 (4.43%) Administrator
16 53 (4.34%) .NET Web Developer
17 51 (4.18%) SQL Developer
18 48 (3.93%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 452 (37.05%) .NET
2 334 (27.38%) HTML
3 311 (25.49%) ASP.NET
4 288 (23.61%) XML
5 226 (18.52%) CSS
6 180 (14.75%) jQuery
7 164 (13.44%) ASP.NET MVC
8 149 (12.21%) J2EE
9 148 (12.13%) Spring
10 145 (11.89%) Web Services
11 125 (10.25%) Ajax
12 100 (8.20%) Hibernate
13 95 (7.79%) .NET Framework
14 92 (7.54%) XSLT
15 89 (7.30%) HTML5
16 79 (6.48%) CSS3
16 79 (6.48%) WCF
17 65 (5.33%) Entity Framework
18 63 (5.16%) Struts
19 52 (4.26%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 112 (9.18%) Analytical Skills
2 81 (6.64%) Computer Science
3 32 (2.62%) Replication
4 31 (2.54%) Mathematics
5 24 (1.97%) Data Centre
6 20 (1.64%) Management Information System
7 19 (1.56%) Online Games
8 17 (1.39%) Visualisation
9 16 (1.31%) Enterprise Software
10 15 (1.23%) FMCG
11 14 (1.15%) User Experience
11 14 (1.15%) Client/Server
12 11 (0.90%) Hybrid Cloud
13 9 (0.74%) Blackberry
13 9 (0.74%) Economics
13 9 (0.74%) Statistics
14 8 (0.66%) iSeries
14 8 (0.66%) Data Integration
15 7 (0.57%) Fat Client
15 7 (0.57%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 299 (24.51%) Windows
2 190 (15.57%) Linux
3 125 (10.25%) UNIX
4 45 (3.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 43 (3.52%) AIX
6 36 (2.95%) Solaris
7 32 (2.62%) Windows Server 2012
8 24 (1.97%) Windows Server 2003
9 20 (1.64%) CentOS
10 19 (1.56%) Windows 7
11 12 (0.98%) Android
12 11 (0.90%) Apple iOS
13 10 (0.82%) Windows XP
14 9 (0.74%) HPUX
15 6 (0.49%) Debian
16 5 (0.41%) Mac OS X
16 5 (0.41%) Windows 8
17 4 (0.33%) Mac OS
18 2 (0.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 1 (0.082%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 342 (28.03%) Agile Software Development
2 271 (22.21%) MVC
3 203 (16.64%) Scrum
4 176 (14.43%) TDD
5 127 (10.41%) Software Engineering
6 113 (9.26%) Business Intelligence
7 97 (7.95%) Multithreading
8 93 (7.62%) E-Commerce
9 91 (7.46%) Web Development
10 84 (6.89%) OO
11 72 (5.90%) Unit Testing
12 70 (5.74%) SOA
12 70 (5.74%) Analytics
13 69 (5.66%) ITIL
14 63 (5.16%) ETL
15 58 (4.75%) Continuous Integration
16 57 (4.67%) OOD
17 49 (4.02%) Performance Tuning
17 49 (4.02%) Mobile Development
18 42 (3.44%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 401 (32.87%) JavaScript
2 369 (30.25%) C#
3 343 (28.11%) Java
4 217 (17.79%) T-SQL
5 165 (13.52%) PL/SQL
6 66 (5.41%) PHP
7 55 (4.51%) Perl
8 54 (4.43%) VB.NET
9 40 (3.28%) Objective-C
10 39 (3.20%) Bash Shell
11 38 (3.11%) VBA
12 36 (2.95%) VB
13 34 (2.79%) Python
14 32 (2.62%) C++
15 19 (1.56%) VBScript
16 18 (1.48%) C
17 15 (1.23%) Shell Script
18 13 (1.07%) XPath
19 12 (0.98%) PowerShell
20 7 (0.57%) AWK
Qualifications
1 178 (14.59%) Degree
2 47 (3.85%) Security Cleared
3 36 (2.95%) SC Cleared
4 29 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
5 26 (2.13%) ISEB
6 17 (1.39%) Sun Certification
7 12 (0.98%) MCSE
7 12 (0.98%) MCSA
8 11 (0.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 9 (0.74%) CISSP
9 9 (0.74%) CISM
9 9 (0.74%) MCITP
10 8 (0.66%) ISTQB
10 8 (0.66%) Cisco Certification
10 8 (0.66%) CCNA
10 8 (0.66%) CBAP
11 7 (0.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 7 (0.57%) SAP Certification
12 3 (0.25%) MCTS
12 3 (0.25%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (4.67%) QA
2 28 (2.30%) SLA
3 13 (1.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (0.98%) PCI DSS
5 9 (0.74%) ISO 9001
6 7 (0.57%) ISO 8583
7 4 (0.33%) RosettaNet
8 3 (0.25%) Data Quality
System Software
1 58 (4.75%) Active Directory
2 47 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (2.38%) Hyper-V
4 13 (1.07%) Terminal Services
5 11 (0.90%) VMware ESXi
6 10 (0.82%) XenApp
7 7 (0.57%) XenServer
7 7 (0.57%) VMware ESX
8 6 (0.49%) Oracle RAC
9 5 (0.41%) XenDesktop
9 5 (0.41%) vSphere
10 4 (0.33%) Xen
11 3 (0.25%) VirtualBox
12 2 (0.16%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 15 (1.23%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (0.74%) Backup Exec
3 7 (0.57%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (0.49%) SCCM
5 5 (0.41%) SCOM
5 5 (0.41%) Data Guard
6 4 (0.33%) Puppet
7 3 (0.25%) Oracle RMAN
8 2 (0.16%) Ansible
9 1 (0.082%) Legato
9 1 (0.082%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 1 (0.082%) Business Desktop Deployment
9 1 (0.082%) EMC NetWorker
9 1 (0.082%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 336 (27.54%) Oracle
2 312 (25.57%) Microsoft
3 78 (6.39%) IBM
4 73 (5.98%) VMware
5 58 (4.75%) SAP
6 50 (4.10%) HP
7 35 (2.87%) Citrix
8 32 (2.62%) Sybase
9 27 (2.21%) Apple
10 26 (2.13%) Cisco
11 25 (2.05%) Red Hat
12 24 (1.97%) Sun
13 22 (1.80%) Cognos
14 21 (1.72%) Jaspersoft
15 20 (1.64%) Business Objects
16 17 (1.39%) Tableau
17 16 (1.31%) Informatica
18 15 (1.23%) SonicWALL
19 13 (1.07%) Dell
19 13 (1.07%) Talend
Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Bonus, Private Medical, Great Pension
Posted: 6 hours ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £58000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Absolute Solution Limited
Salary: From £22,000 to £26,000 per annum plus £200 per month on call
Posted: 9 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Royston, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Training
Posted: 13 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + holiday, pension, gym
Posted: Yesterday
Hoddesdon, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £57000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Heat Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £57000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Green Thompson Consulting
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bens - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago