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 25 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
25 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 577 519 652
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 23.16% 24.50% 24.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 49.53% 43.91% 44.66%
Number of salaries quoted 503 414 496
Average salary £42,000 £36,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £36,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+5.47% +1.38%
Programming Languages Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1165 1182 1460
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 46.77% 55.81% 54.91%
Number of salaries quoted 988 949 1195
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £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 25 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 25 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 -2 135 £41,500 +18.57% 13
Hemel Hempstead +1 58 £52,500 +50.00% 4
Stevenage +12 46 £43,500 +8.75% 2
Welwyn Garden City +7 25 £37,500 -26.82% 4
St Albans -11 23 £42,500 -29.16% 2
Hertford -1 22 £42,500 -15.00%
Bishop's Stortford +3 19 £30,000 +33.33%
Berkhamsted - 19 £37,500 - 1
Letchworth -5 18 £36,500 +12.30% 1
Potters Bar +2 15 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Hitchin +3 14 £60,000 +51.89% 1
Rickmansworth -3 10 £35,250 +11.90%
Harpenden +4 7 £26,000 -32.90% 2
Borehamwood +7 6 £26,500 -22.05% 1
Hoddesdon - 2 £26,000 -
Ware - 2 £48,750 -
SQL
East of England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 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.

1 422 (34.20%) Oracle
2 412 (33.39%) SQL Server
3 402 (32.58%) .NET
4 353 (28.61%) C#
5 337 (27.31%) Java
6 333 (26.99%) Finance
7 299 (24.23%) Windows
8 298 (24.15%) Microsoft
9 280 (22.69%) ASP.NET
10 273 (22.12%) JavaScript
11 250 (20.26%) HTML
12 238 (19.29%) Degree
13 224 (18.15%) Web Services
14 207 (16.77%) UNIX
15 193 (15.64%) XML
16 187 (15.15%) CSS
17 179 (14.51%) Linux
18 172 (13.94%) Retail
19 171 (13.86%) MVC
20 167 (13.53%) T-SQL
21 146 (11.83%) MS Excel
22 138 (11.18%) PL/SQL
23 133 (10.78%) MS Office
24 117 (9.48%) SQL Server 2008
25 115 (9.32%) E-Commerce
26 114 (9.24%) VB
27 110 (8.91%) SharePoint
28 109 (8.83%) jQuery
29 108 (8.75%) Oracle Database
30 106 (8.59%) J2EE

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 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
1 110 (8.91%) SharePoint
2 105 (8.51%) IIS
3 102 (8.27%) WebSphere
4 94 (7.62%) Tomcat
5 86 (6.97%) CMS
6 70 (5.67%) WebSphere Application Server
7 50 (4.05%) Apache
8 48 (3.89%) IBM HTTP Server
9 43 (3.48%) MQSeries
10 40 (3.24%) Oracle Workflow
11 39 (3.16%) SharePoint 2010
12 35 (2.84%) MS Exchange
13 33 (2.67%) WebLogic
14 24 (1.94%) Exchange Server 2010
15 20 (1.62%) Oracle HTTP Server
16 16 (1.30%) SharePoint 2013
17 14 (1.13%) Node.js
17 14 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2003
18 13 (1.05%) OpenEdge
19 12 (0.97%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 146 (11.83%) MS Excel
2 133 (10.78%) MS Office
3 11 (0.89%) Photoshop
4 9 (0.73%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.49%) Fireworks
5 6 (0.49%) Mingle
6 5 (0.41%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.16%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.16%) FastStats
8 1 (0.081%) SPSS
8 1 (0.081%) MS Project
8 1 (0.081%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.081%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.081%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 39 (3.16%) Oracle EBS R12
2 31 (2.51%) Oracle EBS
3 18 (1.46%) Oracle 11i
4 17 (1.38%) Dynamics CRM
5 14 (1.13%) Oracle iRecruitment
6 12 (0.97%) Oracle Financials
7 8 (0.65%) Oracle Applications
8 7 (0.57%) Oracle ERP
8 7 (0.57%) Oracle iProcurement
9 6 (0.49%) Tridion
10 5 (0.41%) Agresso
10 5 (0.41%) Oracle General Ledger
10 5 (0.41%) Oracle Cash Management
11 4 (0.32%) Magento
12 3 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
12 3 (0.24%) SiteCatalyst
12 3 (0.24%) RiskWrite
12 3 (0.24%) Oracle CRM
13 2 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
13 2 (0.16%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
Cloud Services
1 17 (1.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (1.05%) Taleo
3 10 (0.81%) Office 365
4 9 (0.73%) Amazon AWS
5 8 (0.65%) SaaS
6 4 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (0.32%) Amazon S3
6 4 (0.32%) Responsys
7 2 (0.16%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.081%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 70 (5.67%) HTTP
2 56 (4.54%) DNS
3 46 (3.73%) FTP
4 42 (3.40%) DHCP
5 41 (3.32%) Internet
6 33 (2.67%) SAN
7 20 (1.62%) Firewall
8 13 (1.05%) TCP/IP
8 13 (1.05%) LAN
9 12 (0.97%) WAN
10 11 (0.89%) VoIP
10 11 (0.89%) Intranet
10 11 (0.89%) Wireless
11 10 (0.81%) NAS
12 9 (0.73%) iSCSI
13 8 (0.65%) SSH
13 8 (0.65%) ATM
13 8 (0.65%) Broadband
14 5 (0.41%) SMS
15 4 (0.32%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 412 (33.39%) SQL Server
2 117 (9.48%) SQL Server 2008
3 108 (8.75%) Oracle Database
4 98 (7.94%) MySQL
5 85 (6.89%) Data Warehouse
5 85 (6.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 83 (6.73%) Relational Database
7 79 (6.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 72 (5.83%) DB2
9 52 (4.21%) Data Mining
10 45 (3.65%) Oracle Reports
11 44 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
12 40 (3.24%) Oracle Database 11g
13 36 (2.92%) Crystal Reports
14 33 (2.67%) Oracle Database 10g
15 31 (2.51%) RDBMS
16 27 (2.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 22 (1.78%) PostgreSQL
18 21 (1.70%) Oracle Discoverer
19 19 (1.54%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 74 (6.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 65 (5.27%) Visual Studio
3 49 (3.97%) Subversion
4 47 (3.81%) Selenium
5 46 (3.73%) Oracle Forms
6 44 (3.57%) Eclipse
7 43 (3.48%) Maven
8 40 (3.24%) Ant
9 38 (3.08%) NUnit
10 37 (3.00%) JUnit
11 33 (2.67%) QuickTest Pro
12 13 (1.05%) JIRA
13 12 (0.97%) ClearQuest
14 10 (0.81%) Toad
14 10 (0.81%) Dreamweaver
14 10 (0.81%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
14 10 (0.81%) TeamCity
14 10 (0.81%) Cucumber
15 9 (0.73%) PhoneGap
15 9 (0.73%) Jenkins
General
1 333 (26.99%) Finance
2 172 (13.94%) Retail
3 57 (4.62%) Manufacturing
4 46 (3.73%) Marketing
5 36 (2.92%) Banking
6 35 (2.84%) Telecoms
7 30 (2.43%) Games
8 18 (1.46%) Online Betting
9 17 (1.38%) Pharmaceutical
10 8 (0.65%) Financial Institution
11 7 (0.57%) Law
12 6 (0.49%) Advertising
13 5 (0.41%) General Ledger
14 4 (0.32%) Automotive
14 4 (0.32%) Back Office
14 4 (0.32%) Electronics
15 2 (0.16%) Legal
15 2 (0.16%) Investment Banking
15 2 (0.16%) Corporate Banking
16 1 (0.081%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 542 (43.92%) Developer
2 330 (26.74%) Analyst
3 114 (9.24%) .NET Developer
4 109 (8.83%) Java Developer
5 104 (8.43%) Senior Developer
6 94 (7.62%) Consultant
6 94 (7.62%) Support Analyst
7 87 (7.05%) Web Developer
8 75 (6.08%) Junior
9 74 (6.00%) C# Developer
10 58 (4.70%) Business Analyst
11 54 (4.38%) Administrator
12 52 (4.21%) Programmer
13 50 (4.05%) SQL Developer
14 49 (3.97%) DBA
15 46 (3.73%) Software Developer
15 46 (3.73%) Architect
16 44 (3.57%) Data Analyst
17 41 (3.32%) Operations Analyst
18 39 (3.16%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 402 (32.58%) .NET
2 280 (22.69%) ASP.NET
3 250 (20.26%) HTML
4 224 (18.15%) Web Services
5 193 (15.64%) XML
6 187 (15.15%) CSS
7 109 (8.83%) jQuery
8 106 (8.59%) J2EE
9 86 (6.97%) JDBC
10 84 (6.81%) .NET Framework
11 80 (6.48%) XSLT
12 79 (6.40%) Spring
13 73 (5.92%) Middleware
14 72 (5.83%) HTML5
15 67 (5.43%) JSP
16 63 (5.11%) WCF
17 62 (5.02%) ASP.NET MVC
18 61 (4.94%) Ajax
19 54 (4.38%) XHTML
20 52 (4.21%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 67 (5.43%) Computer Science
2 34 (2.76%) Mathematics
2 34 (2.76%) Kindle
3 30 (2.43%) Replication
4 29 (2.35%) Clustering
4 29 (2.35%) Mobile App
5 19 (1.54%) Online Games
5 19 (1.54%) Data Integration
6 16 (1.30%) Management Information System
7 14 (1.13%) EFT
7 14 (1.13%) Physics
8 12 (0.97%) Client/Server
8 12 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
8 12 (0.97%) Open Source
9 11 (0.89%) Visualisation
10 10 (0.81%) Data Conversion
11 9 (0.73%) Graphic Design
11 9 (0.73%) FlexPod
12 7 (0.57%) EqualLogic
12 7 (0.57%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 299 (24.23%) Windows
2 207 (16.77%) UNIX
3 179 (14.51%) Linux
4 80 (6.48%) Windows Server 2008
5 59 (4.78%) Solaris
6 52 (4.21%) AIX
7 47 (3.81%) Windows Server 2003
8 37 (3.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 26 (2.11%) CentOS
10 24 (1.94%) Android
11 21 (1.70%) Apple iOS
12 20 (1.62%) Windows XP
13 16 (1.30%) Windows 7
14 10 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 10 (0.81%) HPUX
15 9 (0.73%) Windows 2000 Server
16 4 (0.32%) Windows Mobile
17 3 (0.24%) Windows 2000
18 2 (0.16%) Windows Vista
18 2 (0.16%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 171 (13.86%) MVC
2 115 (9.32%) E-Commerce
3 99 (8.02%) OO
4 93 (7.54%) Scrum
5 90 (7.29%) TDD
6 87 (7.05%) Business Intelligence
7 84 (6.81%) Agile Software Development
8 73 (5.92%) Software Engineering
9 66 (5.35%) ITIL
10 62 (5.02%) CRM
11 61 (4.94%) Workflow
12 56 (4.54%) Web Development
13 55 (4.46%) Test Scripting
14 50 (4.05%) Data Analysis
15 49 (3.97%) SOA
16 48 (3.89%) Performance Tuning
17 47 (3.81%) ERP
17 47 (3.81%) Software Testing
18 39 (3.16%) UML
18 39 (3.16%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 353 (28.61%) C#
2 337 (27.31%) Java
3 273 (22.12%) JavaScript
4 167 (13.53%) T-SQL
5 138 (11.18%) PL/SQL
6 114 (9.24%) VB
7 87 (7.05%) VBA
8 79 (6.40%) VB.NET
9 74 (6.00%) Perl
10 61 (4.94%) VBScript
11 53 (4.29%) C
11 53 (4.29%) Shell Script
12 44 (3.57%) PHP
13 39 (3.16%) C++
14 37 (3.00%) Bash Shell
15 35 (2.84%) VB6
16 21 (1.70%) PowerShell
17 10 (0.81%) Python
18 8 (0.65%) XPath
19 6 (0.49%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 238 (19.29%) Degree
2 84 (6.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 39 (3.16%) Security Cleared
4 38 (3.08%) MCITP
5 35 (2.84%) MCTS
6 32 (2.59%) ISTQB
7 29 (2.35%) MCSE
8 24 (1.94%) SC Cleared
9 21 (1.70%) MCP
9 21 (1.70%) CCNA
9 21 (1.70%) ISEB
9 21 (1.70%) Cisco Certification
10 17 (1.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 9 (0.73%) OCP
11 9 (0.73%) Oracle Certification
12 8 (0.65%) MCSA
13 7 (0.57%) Citrix Certification
13 7 (0.57%) CCEE
13 7 (0.57%) CCAA
13 7 (0.57%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (4.70%) QA
2 39 (3.16%) ISO 9001
3 21 (1.70%) SLA
4 11 (0.89%) COBIT
5 4 (0.32%) HL7
5 4 (0.32%) DICOM
6 3 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.081%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.081%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.081%) Data Quality
System Software
1 83 (6.73%) Active Directory
2 50 (4.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 45 (3.65%) Hyper-V
4 25 (2.03%) vSphere
5 15 (1.22%) VMware ESX
6 14 (1.13%) XenApp
7 12 (0.97%) Oracle RAC
8 11 (0.89%) XenDesktop
9 9 (0.73%) Oracle RMAN
10 8 (0.65%) Microsoft App-V
11 5 (0.41%) KVM
12 4 (0.32%) XenServer
13 1 (0.081%) Terminal Server
13 1 (0.081%) SRDF
13 1 (0.081%) EMC RecoverPoint
13 1 (0.081%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 18 (1.46%) Tivoli
2 12 (0.97%) HP Quality Center
3 7 (0.57%) Data Guard
3 7 (0.57%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 7 (0.57%) Backup Exec
3 7 (0.57%) EMC NetWorker
4 6 (0.49%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 6 (0.49%) SCCM
5 4 (0.32%) NetBackup
5 4 (0.32%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 4 (0.32%) Netcool
5 4 (0.32%) Netcool/OMNIbus
5 4 (0.32%) Control-M
6 3 (0.24%) BMC Performance Manager
6 3 (0.24%) SCOM
7 2 (0.16%) Nessus
7 2 (0.16%) Nagios
7 2 (0.16%) Tivoli Identity Manager
7 2 (0.16%) Legato
8 1 (0.081%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 422 (34.20%) Oracle
2 298 (24.15%) Microsoft
3 77 (6.24%) VMware
4 76 (6.16%) IBM
5 56 (4.54%) Business Objects
6 38 (3.08%) Red Hat
7 37 (3.00%) JBoss
8 36 (2.92%) Cisco
9 34 (2.76%) Citrix
10 32 (2.59%) HP
10 32 (2.59%) SAP
11 29 (2.35%) Google
12 18 (1.46%) NetApp
13 17 (1.38%) Adobe
13 17 (1.38%) Symantec
14 16 (1.30%) EMC
14 16 (1.30%) CODA
15 15 (1.22%) Perforce
16 14 (1.13%) Dell
17 13 (1.05%) CommVault
Watford, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 70,000
Posted: 7 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 14 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Jambo Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits & Training
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + package
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Venturi
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + bonus + full benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Venturi
Salary: £50000.00 - £52000.00 per annum + bonus + full benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 to £75000 per annum - plus benefits + Share options
Posted: 3 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £18000 - £28000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Connectus
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum + Bens pens, share options
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago