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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 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 648 577 519
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 26.66% 23.16% 24.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 52.64% 49.49% 43.91%
Number of salaries quoted 531 503 414
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +5.47%
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
1231 1166 1182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 50.64% 46.81% 55.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1053 989 949
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 £30,000 £27,500
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 29 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 29 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 +3 151 £45,000 +8.43% 8
St Albans +8 108 £49,000 +15.29% 9
Hemel Hempstead -1 67 £35,000 -33.33% 7
Rickmansworth +6 46 £57,500 +63.12% 2
Borehamwood +5 40 £50,000 +88.67% 2
Letchworth +6 21 £31,000 -15.06% 2
Welwyn Garden City -9 17 £56,250 +50.00%
Stevenage -5 15 £46,250 +6.32% 3
Royston - 12 £44,000 - 1
Hoddesdon 0 6 £26,000 -
Harpenden 0 4 £55,000 +111.53% 2
Broxbourne - 4 £45,000 - 1
Bishop's Stortford -1 3 £40,000 +33.33% 4
Baldock - 2 £28,184 -
Potters Bar -3 1 £44,000 +17.33%
Tring - 1 £58,000 - 1
SQL
East of England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 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.

1 470 (36.46%) .NET
2 462 (35.84%) SQL Server
3 407 (31.57%) JavaScript
4 390 (30.26%) C#
5 380 (29.48%) Agile Software Development
6 355 (27.54%) Oracle
7 346 (26.84%) Java
8 337 (26.14%) Microsoft
9 335 (25.99%) HTML
10 334 (25.91%) ASP.NET
11 315 (24.44%) Windows
12 306 (23.74%) Finance
13 300 (23.27%) MVC
14 290 (22.50%) XML
15 233 (18.08%) T-SQL
16 229 (17.77%) MS Excel
17 227 (17.61%) CSS
18 214 (16.60%) Scrum
19 190 (14.74%) ASP.NET MVC
20 188 (14.58%) Linux
21 187 (14.51%) TDD
21 187 (14.51%) Degree
21 187 (14.51%) jQuery
22 184 (14.27%) PL/SQL
23 164 (12.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
24 153 (11.87%) Spring
25 145 (11.25%) J2EE
25 145 (11.25%) Web Services
26 132 (10.24%) UNIX
26 132 (10.24%) Ajax

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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
1 107 (8.30%) SharePoint
2 100 (7.76%) Tomcat
3 99 (7.68%) WebSphere
4 91 (7.06%) IIS
5 87 (6.75%) Apache
6 53 (4.11%) JBoss
7 51 (3.96%) WebSphere Application Server
8 42 (3.26%) MS Exchange
9 33 (2.56%) WebLogic
10 29 (2.25%) CMS
11 26 (2.02%) Apache ServiceMix
12 21 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2010
13 18 (1.40%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 18 (1.40%) BizTalk Server
14 16 (1.24%) MQSeries
15 14 (1.09%) Drupal
15 14 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2013
16 13 (1.01%) IBM HTTP Server
17 11 (0.85%) ColdFusion
17 11 (0.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 229 (17.77%) MS Excel
2 88 (6.83%) MS Office
3 29 (2.25%) MS Visio
4 10 (0.78%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (0.47%) MS Project
6 5 (0.39%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.16%) Fireworks
8 1 (0.078%) SOLIDWORKS
8 1 (0.078%) Adobe After Effects
8 1 (0.078%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.078%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 35 (2.72%) Oracle Applications
2 31 (2.40%) Oracle Financials
3 18 (1.40%) Oracle EBS
3 18 (1.40%) Oracle EBS R12
4 15 (1.16%) Magento
4 15 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
5 12 (0.93%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 8 (0.62%) Oracle Payables
7 7 (0.54%) Remedy ITSM
7 7 (0.54%) Oracle 11i
7 7 (0.54%) Maximo
8 6 (0.47%) CA PPM
9 5 (0.39%) Oracle iProcurement
10 4 (0.31%) Hyperion Planning
10 4 (0.31%) SAP SRM
11 3 (0.23%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
11 3 (0.23%) HFM
11 3 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 2 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
12 2 (0.16%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 43 (3.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 40 (3.10%) Office 365
3 37 (2.87%) SaaS
4 9 (0.70%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (0.47%) Mimecast
6 3 (0.23%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.16%) Yammer
7 2 (0.16%) Silverpop
7 2 (0.16%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 57 (4.42%) HTTP
2 53 (4.11%) Firewall
3 50 (3.88%) DNS
4 49 (3.80%) DHCP
5 40 (3.10%) SAN
6 28 (2.17%) TCP/IP
7 21 (1.63%) Internet
8 20 (1.55%) FTP
9 19 (1.47%) WAN
9 19 (1.47%) LAN
10 18 (1.40%) SSL
10 18 (1.40%) NAS
11 13 (1.01%) VLAN
12 12 (0.93%) VoIP
13 11 (0.85%) VPN
14 7 (0.54%) HTTPS
14 7 (0.54%) iSCSI
14 7 (0.54%) Wi-Fi
14 7 (0.54%) OSPF
14 7 (0.54%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 462 (35.84%) SQL Server
2 164 (12.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 126 (9.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 122 (9.46%) Oracle Database
5 118 (9.15%) SQL Server 2008
6 105 (8.15%) MySQL
7 104 (8.07%) Relational Database
8 91 (7.06%) Data Warehouse
9 69 (5.35%) DB2
10 65 (5.04%) SQL Server 2012
11 59 (4.58%) Oracle Database 11g
12 47 (3.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 46 (3.57%) NoSQL
14 43 (3.34%) QlikView
15 36 (2.79%) MongoDB
16 35 (2.72%) PostgreSQL
17 34 (2.64%) SQL Server 2005
18 26 (2.02%) Oracle Reports
19 23 (1.78%) DTS
19 23 (1.78%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 100 (7.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 94 (7.29%) Subversion
3 66 (5.12%) Selenium
4 56 (4.34%) NUnit
5 54 (4.19%) TeamCity
6 51 (3.96%) Visual Studio
7 49 (3.80%) Eclipse
8 39 (3.03%) Git (software)
9 32 (2.48%) JUnit
10 28 (2.17%) JIRA
11 27 (2.09%) HP UFT
12 26 (2.02%) Maven
13 21 (1.63%) Oracle Forms
14 18 (1.40%) LoadRunner
15 17 (1.32%) Talend Open Studio
15 17 (1.32%) Rational Application Developer
16 15 (1.16%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
17 14 (1.09%) Cucumber
18 13 (1.01%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
19 11 (0.85%) Ant
General
1 306 (23.74%) Finance
2 80 (6.21%) Retail
3 41 (3.18%) Telecoms
4 28 (2.17%) Games
5 21 (1.63%) Marketing
6 20 (1.55%) Banking
7 18 (1.40%) Billing
7 18 (1.40%) Online Betting
8 17 (1.32%) Advertising
9 16 (1.24%) Manufacturing
10 13 (1.01%) Aerospace
11 9 (0.70%) Back Office
12 8 (0.62%) Automotive
13 6 (0.47%) Electronics
13 6 (0.47%) Legal
14 5 (0.39%) Retail Banking
15 4 (0.31%) Front Office
16 3 (0.23%) Law
16 3 (0.23%) Multimedia
17 2 (0.16%) French Language
Job Titles
1 669 (51.90%) Developer
2 244 (18.93%) Analyst
3 239 (18.54%) .NET Developer
4 178 (13.81%) C# Developer
5 149 (11.56%) C# .NET Developer
6 141 (10.94%) Senior Developer
7 136 (10.55%) ASP.NET Developer
8 125 (9.70%) Java Developer
9 108 (8.38%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 102 (7.91%) Web Developer
11 93 (7.21%) Support Analyst
12 90 (6.98%) Senior .NET Developer
13 77 (5.97%) Software Developer
14 67 (5.20%) Software Engineer
15 64 (4.97%) Senior C# Developer
16 57 (4.42%) Administrator
17 55 (4.27%) .NET Web Developer
18 54 (4.19%) Consultant
19 53 (4.11%) SQL Developer
20 52 (4.03%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 470 (36.46%) .NET
2 335 (25.99%) HTML
3 334 (25.91%) ASP.NET
4 290 (22.50%) XML
5 227 (17.61%) CSS
6 190 (14.74%) ASP.NET MVC
7 187 (14.51%) jQuery
8 153 (11.87%) Spring
9 145 (11.25%) J2EE
9 145 (11.25%) Web Services
10 132 (10.24%) Ajax
11 110 (8.53%) .NET Framework
12 100 (7.76%) Hibernate
13 92 (7.14%) XSLT
14 91 (7.06%) HTML5
15 85 (6.59%) WCF
16 82 (6.36%) CSS3
17 78 (6.05%) Entity Framework
18 68 (5.28%) Struts
19 61 (4.73%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 116 (9.00%) Analytical Skills
2 76 (5.90%) Computer Science
3 46 (3.57%) Mathematics
4 36 (2.79%) Replication
5 28 (2.17%) Data Centre
6 21 (1.63%) Management Information System
6 21 (1.63%) Visualisation
7 18 (1.40%) Online Games
8 16 (1.24%) FMCG
8 16 (1.24%) User Experience
9 15 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
10 11 (0.85%) Hybrid Cloud
10 11 (0.85%) Client/Server
11 10 (0.78%) Data Integration
12 9 (0.70%) Blackberry
13 8 (0.62%) Economics
13 8 (0.62%) iSeries
13 8 (0.62%) Statistics
14 7 (0.54%) Physics
14 7 (0.54%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 315 (24.44%) Windows
2 188 (14.58%) Linux
3 132 (10.24%) UNIX
4 48 (3.72%) Windows Server 2008
5 47 (3.65%) AIX
6 37 (2.87%) Solaris
7 32 (2.48%) Windows Server 2012
8 27 (2.09%) Windows 7
9 26 (2.02%) Windows Server 2003
10 18 (1.40%) CentOS
11 16 (1.24%) Android
12 13 (1.01%) Apple iOS
13 11 (0.85%) Windows XP
14 8 (0.62%) HPUX
14 8 (0.62%) Windows 8
15 6 (0.47%) Mac OS
16 5 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 5 (0.39%) Mac OS X
17 3 (0.23%) Debian
18 1 (0.078%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 380 (29.48%) Agile Software Development
2 300 (23.27%) MVC
3 214 (16.60%) Scrum
4 187 (14.51%) TDD
5 127 (9.85%) Software Engineering
6 125 (9.70%) Business Intelligence
7 97 (7.53%) Multithreading
8 91 (7.06%) Web Development
9 89 (6.90%) E-Commerce
10 88 (6.83%) Analytics
11 86 (6.67%) OO
12 81 (6.28%) Unit Testing
13 77 (5.97%) ETL
14 74 (5.74%) SOA
14 74 (5.74%) ITIL
15 63 (4.89%) Continuous Integration
16 57 (4.42%) OOD
17 54 (4.19%) Performance Tuning
17 54 (4.19%) Mentoring
18 49 (3.80%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 407 (31.57%) JavaScript
2 390 (30.26%) C#
3 346 (26.84%) Java
4 233 (18.08%) T-SQL
5 184 (14.27%) PL/SQL
6 59 (4.58%) PHP
7 57 (4.42%) VB.NET
8 55 (4.27%) Perl
9 41 (3.18%) Objective-C
10 40 (3.10%) VBA
11 39 (3.03%) VB
12 38 (2.95%) Bash Shell
13 34 (2.64%) Python
14 30 (2.33%) C++
15 23 (1.78%) C
16 19 (1.47%) Shell Script
17 18 (1.40%) VBScript
18 15 (1.16%) PowerShell
19 12 (0.93%) XPath
20 7 (0.54%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 187 (14.51%) Degree
2 49 (3.80%) Security Cleared
3 42 (3.26%) SC Cleared
4 36 (2.79%) Microsoft Certification
5 25 (1.94%) ISEB
6 17 (1.32%) MCSA
7 15 (1.16%) MCITP
7 15 (1.16%) CBAP
8 14 (1.09%) Sun Certification
9 12 (0.93%) CISSP
10 11 (0.85%) Cisco Certification
10 11 (0.85%) CCNA
11 10 (0.78%) MCSE
12 9 (0.70%) CISM
13 8 (0.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 7 (0.54%) ISTQB
14 7 (0.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 7 (0.54%) SAP Certification
15 3 (0.23%) MCTS
15 3 (0.23%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (4.73%) QA
2 31 (2.40%) SLA
3 13 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (0.85%) PCI DSS
5 8 (0.62%) ISO 9001
6 6 (0.47%) ISO 8583
7 4 (0.31%) RosettaNet
8 3 (0.23%) Data Quality
System Software
1 67 (5.20%) Active Directory
2 47 (3.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (2.48%) Hyper-V
4 14 (1.09%) XenApp
4 14 (1.09%) VMware ESXi
5 12 (0.93%) Terminal Services
6 8 (0.62%) Oracle RAC
7 7 (0.54%) VMware ESX
7 7 (0.54%) XenServer
7 7 (0.54%) XenDesktop
8 5 (0.39%) vSphere
9 4 (0.31%) Xen
10 1 (0.078%) Terminal Server
10 1 (0.078%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 22 (1.71%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (0.70%) Backup Exec
2 9 (0.70%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (0.47%) Data Guard
3 6 (0.47%) SCCM
4 5 (0.39%) SCOM
5 4 (0.31%) Puppet
6 3 (0.23%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (0.16%) Ansible
8 1 (0.078%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (0.078%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (0.078%) Legato
8 1 (0.078%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.078%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 1 (0.078%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 355 (27.54%) Oracle
2 337 (26.14%) Microsoft
3 80 (6.21%) IBM
4 78 (6.05%) VMware
5 60 (4.65%) SAP
6 54 (4.19%) HP
7 38 (2.95%) Citrix
8 32 (2.48%) Cisco
9 29 (2.25%) Apple
10 28 (2.17%) Sybase
11 27 (2.09%) Cognos
11 27 (2.09%) Red Hat
11 27 (2.09%) Tableau
12 23 (1.78%) Sun
13 19 (1.47%) Informatica
13 19 (1.47%) Jaspersoft
14 17 (1.32%) Talend
15 15 (1.16%) SonicWALL
15 15 (1.16%) Dell
16 11 (0.85%) New Relic
Watford, Hertfordshire
I4 Recruitment
Salary: Market related
Posted: 3 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Ashdown Group
Salary: benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Royston, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Training
Posted: 19 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus & Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Abbots Langley, Hertfordshire
X4 Group
Salary: £45k - 55k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: to £55,000 + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Dupen Recruitment Services
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Limited
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Harpenden, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: £20k - 30k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £30k - 50k per year + package
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
NAK Consulting
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago