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 28 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
28 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 577 520 652
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 23.27% 24.54% 24.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 49.87% 43.96% 44.69%
Number of salaries quoted 503 415 496
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
1157 1183 1459
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 46.65% 55.83% 54.77%
Number of salaries quoted 981 954 1194
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 28 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 28 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 -2 133 £41,500 +18.57% 13
Hemel Hempstead 0 58 £52,500 +50.00% 3
Stevenage +13 42 £40,000 - 3
Welwyn Garden City +8 25 £37,500 -25.00% 3
St Albans -10 24 £42,500 -29.16% 6
Hertford -1 22 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Bishop's Stortford +3 19 £30,000 +33.33%
Berkhamsted - 19 £37,500 - 1
Letchworth -4 18 £36,500 +12.30% 1
Potters Bar +2 15 £37,500 -
Hitchin +4 14 £60,000 +51.89% 1
Rickmansworth -2 12 £39,000 +23.80%
Harpenden +4 7 £26,000 -32.90% 1
Borehamwood +7 6 £26,500 -22.05% 2
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 28 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.

1 425 (34.50%) Oracle
2 412 (33.44%) SQL Server
3 401 (32.55%) .NET
4 352 (28.57%) C#
5 337 (27.35%) Java
6 335 (27.19%) Finance
7 298 (24.19%) Microsoft
7 298 (24.19%) Windows
8 280 (22.73%) ASP.NET
9 273 (22.16%) JavaScript
10 248 (20.13%) HTML
11 237 (19.24%) Degree
12 224 (18.18%) Web Services
13 210 (17.05%) UNIX
14 192 (15.58%) XML
15 186 (15.10%) CSS
16 182 (14.77%) Linux
17 171 (13.88%) MVC
17 171 (13.88%) Retail
18 167 (13.56%) T-SQL
19 147 (11.93%) MS Excel
20 138 (11.20%) PL/SQL
21 134 (10.88%) MS Office
22 117 (9.50%) SQL Server 2008
23 114 (9.25%) VB
23 114 (9.25%) E-Commerce
24 110 (8.93%) SharePoint
24 110 (8.93%) Oracle Database
25 109 (8.85%) jQuery
26 106 (8.60%) J2EE

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 (8.93%) SharePoint
2 105 (8.52%) IIS
3 102 (8.28%) WebSphere
4 94 (7.63%) Tomcat
5 89 (7.22%) CMS
6 70 (5.68%) WebSphere Application Server
7 50 (4.06%) Apache
8 49 (3.98%) IBM HTTP Server
9 43 (3.49%) MQSeries
10 40 (3.25%) Oracle Workflow
11 39 (3.17%) SharePoint 2010
12 35 (2.84%) MS Exchange
13 33 (2.68%) WebLogic
14 24 (1.95%) Exchange Server 2010
15 20 (1.62%) Oracle HTTP Server
16 16 (1.30%) SharePoint 2013
17 14 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2003
17 14 (1.14%) Node.js
18 13 (1.06%) OpenEdge
19 12 (0.97%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 147 (11.93%) MS Excel
2 134 (10.88%) 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%) FastStats
7 2 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.081%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.081%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.081%) SPSS
8 1 (0.081%) MS Project
8 1 (0.081%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 39 (3.17%) Oracle EBS R12
2 31 (2.52%) Oracle EBS
3 18 (1.46%) Oracle 11i
4 17 (1.38%) Dynamics CRM
5 14 (1.14%) Oracle iRecruitment
6 12 (0.97%) Oracle Financials
7 8 (0.65%) Oracle Applications
8 7 (0.57%) Oracle iProcurement
8 7 (0.57%) Oracle ERP
9 6 (0.49%) Tridion
10 5 (0.41%) Oracle Cash Management
10 5 (0.41%) Oracle General Ledger
10 5 (0.41%) Agresso
11 4 (0.32%) Magento
12 3 (0.24%) SiteCatalyst
12 3 (0.24%) RiskWrite
12 3 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
12 3 (0.24%) Oracle CRM
13 2 (0.16%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
13 2 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 17 (1.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (1.06%) Taleo
3 10 (0.81%) Office 365
4 9 (0.73%) Amazon AWS
5 8 (0.65%) SaaS
6 4 (0.32%) Responsys
6 4 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (0.32%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.16%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.081%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 72 (5.84%) HTTP
2 56 (4.55%) DNS
3 48 (3.90%) FTP
4 43 (3.49%) DHCP
5 41 (3.33%) Internet
6 33 (2.68%) SAN
7 19 (1.54%) Firewall
8 13 (1.06%) LAN
8 13 (1.06%) TCP/IP
9 12 (0.97%) WAN
10 11 (0.89%) Intranet
10 11 (0.89%) VoIP
10 11 (0.89%) Wireless
11 10 (0.81%) SSH
11 10 (0.81%) NAS
12 9 (0.73%) iSCSI
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 (33.44%) SQL Server
2 117 (9.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 110 (8.93%) Oracle Database
4 98 (7.95%) MySQL
5 84 (6.82%) Data Warehouse
5 84 (6.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 83 (6.74%) Relational Database
7 78 (6.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 72 (5.84%) DB2
9 52 (4.22%) Data Mining
10 45 (3.65%) Oracle Reports
11 44 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
12 40 (3.25%) Oracle Database 11g
13 36 (2.92%) Crystal Reports
14 33 (2.68%) Oracle Database 10g
15 31 (2.52%) RDBMS
16 26 (2.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 23 (1.87%) PostgreSQL
18 21 (1.70%) Oracle Discoverer
19 19 (1.54%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 74 (6.01%) Team Foundation Server
2 65 (5.28%) Visual Studio
3 50 (4.06%) Subversion
4 46 (3.73%) Oracle Forms
4 46 (3.73%) Selenium
5 43 (3.49%) Maven
5 43 (3.49%) Eclipse
6 39 (3.17%) Ant
7 38 (3.08%) NUnit
8 37 (3.00%) JUnit
9 33 (2.68%) QuickTest Pro
10 15 (1.22%) JIRA
11 12 (0.97%) Toad
11 12 (0.97%) ClearQuest
12 10 (0.81%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
12 10 (0.81%) Dreamweaver
12 10 (0.81%) TeamCity
13 9 (0.73%) PhoneGap
13 9 (0.73%) Jenkins
13 9 (0.73%) Git (software)
General
1 335 (27.19%) Finance
2 171 (13.88%) Retail
3 57 (4.63%) Manufacturing
4 46 (3.73%) Marketing
5 36 (2.92%) Banking
6 35 (2.84%) Telecoms
7 30 (2.44%) 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%) Back Office
14 4 (0.32%) Electronics
14 4 (0.32%) Automotive
15 2 (0.16%) Legal
15 2 (0.16%) Corporate Banking
15 2 (0.16%) Investment Banking
16 1 (0.081%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 540 (43.83%) Developer
2 329 (26.70%) Analyst
3 115 (9.33%) .NET Developer
4 108 (8.77%) Java Developer
5 105 (8.52%) Senior Developer
6 94 (7.63%) Consultant
6 94 (7.63%) Support Analyst
7 86 (6.98%) Web Developer
8 75 (6.09%) Junior
9 73 (5.93%) C# Developer
10 57 (4.63%) Business Analyst
11 55 (4.46%) Administrator
12 52 (4.22%) Programmer
13 49 (3.98%) SQL Developer
13 49 (3.98%) DBA
14 46 (3.73%) Software Developer
14 46 (3.73%) Architect
15 44 (3.57%) Data Analyst
16 41 (3.33%) Operations Analyst
17 39 (3.17%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 401 (32.55%) .NET
2 280 (22.73%) ASP.NET
3 248 (20.13%) HTML
4 224 (18.18%) Web Services
5 192 (15.58%) XML
6 186 (15.10%) CSS
7 109 (8.85%) jQuery
8 106 (8.60%) J2EE
9 86 (6.98%) JDBC
10 83 (6.74%) .NET Framework
11 80 (6.49%) XSLT
12 79 (6.41%) Spring
13 75 (6.09%) Middleware
14 72 (5.84%) HTML5
15 66 (5.36%) JSP
16 63 (5.11%) WCF
17 61 (4.95%) Ajax
17 61 (4.95%) ASP.NET MVC
18 54 (4.38%) XHTML
19 52 (4.22%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 67 (5.44%) Computer Science
2 34 (2.76%) Mathematics
2 34 (2.76%) Kindle
3 30 (2.44%) Replication
4 29 (2.35%) Mobile App
4 29 (2.35%) Clustering
5 19 (1.54%) Data Integration
5 19 (1.54%) Online Games
6 17 (1.38%) Management Information System
7 14 (1.14%) EFT
7 14 (1.14%) Physics
8 12 (0.97%) Client/Server
8 12 (0.97%) Open Source
9 11 (0.89%) Visualisation
10 10 (0.81%) Data Conversion
10 10 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
11 9 (0.73%) FlexPod
11 9 (0.73%) Graphic Design
12 7 (0.57%) EqualLogic
12 7 (0.57%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 298 (24.19%) Windows
2 210 (17.05%) UNIX
3 182 (14.77%) Linux
4 80 (6.49%) Windows Server 2008
5 60 (4.87%) Solaris
6 53 (4.30%) AIX
7 47 (3.81%) Windows Server 2003
8 37 (3.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 26 (2.11%) CentOS
10 24 (1.95%) Android
11 21 (1.70%) Apple iOS
12 20 (1.62%) Windows XP
13 16 (1.30%) Windows 7
14 10 (0.81%) HPUX
14 10 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 9 (0.73%) Windows 2000 Server
16 4 (0.32%) Windows Mobile
17 3 (0.24%) Windows 2000
18 2 (0.16%) Debian
18 2 (0.16%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 171 (13.88%) MVC
2 114 (9.25%) E-Commerce
3 98 (7.95%) OO
4 93 (7.55%) Scrum
5 90 (7.31%) TDD
6 86 (6.98%) Business Intelligence
7 84 (6.82%) Agile Software Development
8 73 (5.93%) Software Engineering
9 66 (5.36%) ITIL
10 62 (5.03%) CRM
11 61 (4.95%) Workflow
12 56 (4.55%) Web Development
13 55 (4.46%) Test Scripting
14 49 (3.98%) Data Analysis
14 49 (3.98%) SOA
15 48 (3.90%) Performance Tuning
16 47 (3.81%) ERP
17 46 (3.73%) Software Testing
18 39 (3.17%) Project Management
19 38 (3.08%) UML
Programming Languages
1 352 (28.57%) C#
2 337 (27.35%) Java
3 273 (22.16%) JavaScript
4 167 (13.56%) T-SQL
5 138 (11.20%) PL/SQL
6 114 (9.25%) VB
7 87 (7.06%) VBA
8 78 (6.33%) VB.NET
9 74 (6.01%) Perl
10 60 (4.87%) VBScript
11 54 (4.38%) Shell Script
12 53 (4.30%) C
13 44 (3.57%) PHP
14 39 (3.17%) C++
15 37 (3.00%) Bash Shell
16 35 (2.84%) VB6
17 21 (1.70%) PowerShell
18 10 (0.81%) Python
19 8 (0.65%) XPath
20 6 (0.49%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 237 (19.24%) Degree
2 84 (6.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 39 (3.17%) Security Cleared
4 38 (3.08%) MCITP
5 35 (2.84%) MCTS
6 32 (2.60%) ISTQB
7 29 (2.35%) MCSE
8 24 (1.95%) SC Cleared
9 21 (1.70%) CCNA
9 21 (1.70%) Cisco Certification
9 21 (1.70%) MCP
10 20 (1.62%) ISEB
11 17 (1.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 9 (0.73%) OCP
12 9 (0.73%) Oracle Certification
13 8 (0.65%) MCSA
14 7 (0.57%) CCEE
14 7 (0.57%) CCAA
14 7 (0.57%) CCIA
14 7 (0.57%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (4.71%) QA
2 39 (3.17%) 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%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.081%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.081%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 83 (6.74%) Active Directory
2 50 (4.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 45 (3.65%) Hyper-V
4 25 (2.03%) vSphere
5 15 (1.22%) VMware ESX
6 14 (1.14%) 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%) SRDF
13 1 (0.081%) EMC RecoverPoint
13 1 (0.081%) Forefront TMG
13 1 (0.081%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 20 (1.62%) Tivoli
2 12 (0.97%) HP Quality Center
3 7 (0.57%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 7 (0.57%) Data Guard
3 7 (0.57%) EMC NetWorker
4 6 (0.49%) Backup Exec
4 6 (0.49%) SCCM
4 6 (0.49%) Business Desktop Deployment
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%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 425 (34.50%) Oracle
2 298 (24.19%) Microsoft
3 77 (6.25%) VMware
4 76 (6.17%) IBM
5 55 (4.46%) Business Objects
6 38 (3.08%) Red Hat
7 37 (3.00%) JBoss
8 35 (2.84%) Cisco
9 34 (2.76%) Citrix
10 32 (2.60%) HP
11 31 (2.52%) SAP
12 29 (2.35%) Google
13 18 (1.46%) NetApp
14 17 (1.38%) Adobe
14 17 (1.38%) Symantec
15 16 (1.30%) EMC
15 16 (1.30%) CODA
16 15 (1.22%) Perforce
17 14 (1.14%) Dell
18 13 (1.06%) CommVault
Watford, Hertfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 2 hours ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £53000 - £65000 per annum + Generous Bens + Bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £55000 to £65000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £40000 to £50000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Hertfordshire
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + excellent benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Berkhamsted, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Broxbourne, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Limited
Salary: Market Rates + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 70,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago