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 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 5 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 366 588 648
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 17.77% 25.99% 25.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 43.26% 54.55% 47.82%
Number of salaries quoted 317 478 572
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,350 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,300 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
846 1078 1355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 41.07% 47.66% 52.58%
Number of salaries quoted 706 878 1111
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 31 May 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 31 May 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 -1 113 £50,000 - 9
St Albans -2 25 £47,500 -5.00% 4
Letchworth +1 19 £40,000 +29.03% 2
Hemel Hempstead -12 19 £35,000 - 4
Harpenden 0 16 £44,000 +97.75%
Rickmansworth -6 13 £42,500 -22.72%
Borehamwood -5 11 £48,750 +21.87% 1
Stevenage -4 10 £40,000 +6.66% 2
Hoddesdon +4 7 £42,500 +28.78%
Welwyn Garden City -15 6 £38,500 -23.00%
Hertford -2 5 £45,000 +38.46%
Broxbourne - 5 £27,500 -
Waltham Cross -1 2 £62,500 +38.88%
Bishop's Stortford -6 2 £50,000 +24.22%
Kings Langley -7 2 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Royston -8 2 £40,000 -3.03% 1
Potters Bar +1 1 £50,000 +1.01%
SQL
East of England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 May 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.

1 280 (33.94%) SQL Server
2 254 (30.79%) Agile Software Development
3 252 (30.55%) Microsoft
4 248 (30.06%) .NET
5 238 (28.85%) Oracle
6 230 (27.88%) C#
7 225 (27.27%) Finance
8 224 (27.15%) Java
9 218 (26.42%) JavaScript
10 201 (24.36%) HTML
11 176 (21.33%) ASP.NET
12 170 (20.61%) T-SQL
13 169 (20.48%) MS Excel
14 166 (20.12%) XML
15 165 (20.00%) MVC
16 159 (19.27%) Unix
17 152 (18.42%) Windows
18 124 (15.03%) Business Intelligence
19 120 (14.55%) Web Services
20 119 (14.42%) CSS
21 117 (14.18%) PL/SQL
22 116 (14.06%) Degree
23 112 (13.58%) Scrum
24 104 (12.61%) jQuery
25 102 (12.36%) Linux
26 94 (11.39%) Analytical Skills
27 91 (11.03%) J2EE
28 90 (10.91%) Data Warehouse
29 89 (10.79%) Web Development
30 88 (10.67%) ASP.NET MVC

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 64 (7.76%) IIS
2 43 (5.21%) WebSphere
3 34 (4.12%) MS Exchange
4 33 (4.00%) SharePoint
4 33 (4.00%) Tomcat
5 31 (3.76%) Apache
6 27 (3.27%) Exchange Server 2010
7 24 (2.91%) NServiceBus
8 21 (2.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 19 (2.30%) WebSphere Application Server
10 17 (2.06%) WebLogic
11 14 (1.70%) CMS
12 13 (1.58%) Exchange Server 2013
13 12 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2007
13 12 (1.45%) SAS
14 9 (1.09%) JBoss
15 7 (0.85%) MQSeries
15 7 (0.85%) nginx
15 7 (0.85%) Skype for Business
16 5 (0.61%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 169 (20.48%) MS Excel
2 78 (9.45%) MS Office
3 9 (1.09%) MS Project
4 7 (0.85%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.73%) SPSS
6 3 (0.36%) SOLIDWORKS
7 1 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.12%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 25 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (1.70%) Oracle Cash Management
3 9 (1.09%) Oracle Financials
3 9 (1.09%) Oracle General Ledger
3 9 (1.09%) Unit4 Business World
4 7 (0.85%) Scribe Insight
5 5 (0.61%) Dynamics AX
5 5 (0.61%) Magento
5 5 (0.61%) Oracle Assets
6 3 (0.36%) Cognos TM1
6 3 (0.36%) JDE EnterpriseOne
6 3 (0.36%) Oracle Applications
6 3 (0.36%) Remedy ITSM
6 3 (0.36%) Sage 200
7 2 (0.24%) Hyperion Planning
7 2 (0.24%) JDE OneWorld
7 2 (0.24%) MetaTrader
7 2 (0.24%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (0.24%) Sage CRM
7 2 (0.24%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 39 (4.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 34 (4.12%) Office 365
3 24 (2.91%) SaaS
4 5 (0.61%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.36%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 3 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (0.36%) Amazon ELB
5 3 (0.36%) Amazon S3
5 3 (0.36%) Amazon SQS
5 3 (0.36%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (0.36%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 2 (0.24%) IBM SmartCloud
6 2 (0.24%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.12%) AdWords
7 1 (0.12%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 45 (5.45%) Firewall
2 38 (4.61%) TCP/IP
3 35 (4.24%) SAN
4 32 (3.88%) DNS
5 30 (3.64%) VPN
6 29 (3.52%) Internet
6 29 (3.52%) WAN
7 28 (3.39%) DHCP
7 28 (3.39%) SSL
8 26 (3.15%) LAN
8 26 (3.15%) NAS
9 20 (2.42%) SSH
10 19 (2.30%) Wireshark
11 12 (1.45%) Network Security
12 11 (1.33%) OSPF
12 11 (1.33%) Remote Desktop
13 10 (1.21%) FTP
13 10 (1.21%) VLAN
14 8 (0.97%) HTTP
14 8 (0.97%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 280 (33.94%) SQL Server
2 90 (10.91%) Data Warehouse
3 84 (10.18%) Oracle Database
4 79 (9.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 78 (9.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 47 (5.70%) Relational Database
7 44 (5.33%) SQL Server 2008
8 35 (4.24%) NoSQL
9 34 (4.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 28 (3.39%) SQL Server 2005
11 25 (3.03%) MySQL
11 25 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
12 23 (2.79%) DB2
13 21 (2.55%) QlikView
14 18 (2.18%) Data Mining
14 18 (2.18%) MongoDB
15 17 (2.06%) RavenDB
16 16 (1.94%) OLAP
17 15 (1.82%) Oracle Reports
18 14 (1.70%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 49 (5.94%) JIRA
2 48 (5.82%) Selenium
3 41 (4.97%) Visual Studio
4 40 (4.85%) HP UFT
5 39 (4.73%) Subversion
6 36 (4.36%) Cucumber
7 30 (3.64%) NUnit
8 29 (3.52%) Git (software)
8 29 (3.52%) JUnit
9 28 (3.39%) Team Foundation Server
10 25 (3.03%) TeamCity
11 21 (2.55%) WebDriver
12 20 (2.42%) Maven
13 19 (2.30%) Fiddler
14 18 (2.18%) LoadRunner
15 17 (2.06%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
16 14 (1.70%) Toad
17 13 (1.58%) ClearQuest
18 12 (1.45%) Jenkins
19 11 (1.33%) JBehave
General
1 225 (27.27%) Finance
2 54 (6.55%) Retail
3 32 (3.88%) Telecoms
4 28 (3.39%) Banking
5 19 (2.30%) Legal
6 18 (2.18%) Billing
7 17 (2.06%) Marketing
8 14 (1.70%) General Ledger
9 13 (1.58%) Manufacturing
10 8 (0.97%) Aerospace
10 8 (0.97%) Electronics
11 7 (0.85%) Advertising
11 7 (0.85%) Back Office
11 7 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
12 6 (0.73%) Publishing
12 6 (0.73%) Spanish Language
13 3 (0.36%) Automotive
13 3 (0.36%) Law
14 2 (0.24%) German Language
14 2 (0.24%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 368 (44.61%) Developer
2 223 (27.03%) Analyst
3 126 (15.27%) C# Developer
4 123 (14.91%) SQL Developer
5 119 (14.42%) .NET Developer
6 89 (10.79%) C# .NET Developer
7 82 (9.94%) Java Developer
8 70 (8.48%) Support Analyst
9 65 (7.88%) Test Analyst
10 63 (7.64%) Software Developer
11 60 (7.27%) ASP.NET Developer
12 57 (6.91%) Applications Support
13 51 (6.18%) SQL Analyst
14 50 (6.06%) C# Software Developer
15 46 (5.58%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 44 (5.33%) .NET Software Developer
17 39 (4.73%) Senior Developer
18 38 (4.61%) Business Intelligence Developer
19 34 (4.12%) Applications Support Analyst
19 34 (4.12%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 248 (30.06%) .NET
2 201 (24.36%) HTML
3 176 (21.33%) ASP.NET
4 166 (20.12%) XML
5 120 (14.55%) Web Services
6 119 (14.42%) CSS
7 104 (12.61%) jQuery
8 91 (11.03%) J2EE
9 88 (10.67%) ASP.NET MVC
10 81 (9.82%) Ajax
11 73 (8.85%) HTML5
11 73 (8.85%) Spring
12 72 (8.73%) SOAP
13 64 (7.76%) REST
14 60 (7.27%) .NET Framework
15 59 (7.15%) WCF
16 50 (6.06%) RESTful
17 49 (5.94%) Entity Framework
17 49 (5.94%) Hibernate
18 46 (5.58%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 94 (11.39%) Analytical Skills
2 59 (7.15%) Computer Science
3 39 (4.73%) Data Integration
4 37 (4.48%) Replication
5 30 (3.64%) Mathematics
6 24 (2.91%) Statistics
7 21 (2.55%) Blackberry
7 21 (2.55%) Hybrid Cloud
8 17 (2.06%) Clustering
9 16 (1.94%) Driving Licence
10 13 (1.58%) Enterprise Software
11 12 (1.45%) Management Information System
11 12 (1.45%) Physics
11 12 (1.45%) RIA
12 11 (1.33%) Fat Client
12 11 (1.33%) Thin Client
13 10 (1.21%) HP StoreVirtual
14 9 (1.09%) Data Centre
14 9 (1.09%) NHS
14 9 (1.09%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 159 (19.27%) Unix
2 152 (18.42%) Windows
3 102 (12.36%) Linux
4 85 (10.30%) Windows Server
5 46 (5.58%) Windows Server 2008
6 26 (3.15%) Windows Server 2003
6 26 (3.15%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (0.85%) Solaris
8 6 (0.73%) AIX
9 5 (0.61%) HPUX
10 4 (0.48%) CentOS
10 4 (0.48%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.24%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.24%) Mac OS
11 2 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.12%) Android
12 1 (0.12%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 254 (30.79%) Agile Software Development
2 165 (20.00%) MVC
3 124 (15.03%) Business Intelligence
4 112 (13.58%) Scrum
5 89 (10.79%) Web Development
6 79 (9.58%) Software Engineering
7 76 (9.21%) TDD
8 68 (8.24%) ITIL
9 56 (6.79%) ETL
9 56 (6.79%) OO
9 56 (6.79%) Waterfall
10 55 (6.67%) SDLC
11 54 (6.55%) CRM
11 54 (6.55%) Software Testing
12 50 (6.06%) Test Automation
13 45 (5.45%) Mentoring
13 45 (5.45%) Project Management
14 44 (5.33%) Functional Testing
15 43 (5.21%) E-Commerce
16 40 (4.85%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 230 (27.88%) C#
2 224 (27.15%) Java
3 218 (26.42%) JavaScript
4 170 (20.61%) T-SQL
5 117 (14.18%) PL/SQL
6 58 (7.03%) VB
7 55 (6.67%) VB.NET
8 45 (5.45%) Shell Script
9 35 (4.24%) VBA
10 33 (4.00%) PowerShell
11 28 (3.39%) C
12 27 (3.27%) Perl
13 21 (2.55%) C++
14 17 (2.06%) Bash Shell
15 16 (1.94%) Python
16 15 (1.82%) PHP
17 12 (1.45%) TypeScript
18 11 (1.33%) VB6
19 7 (0.85%) VBScript
20 5 (0.61%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 116 (14.06%) Degree
2 27 (3.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (2.30%) MCSE
4 17 (2.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 15 (1.82%) SC Cleared
5 15 (1.82%) Security Cleared
6 14 (1.70%) ITIL Certification
7 11 (1.33%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (1.33%) MCSA
8 10 (1.21%) ISEB
9 8 (0.97%) CCNA
10 7 (0.85%) ISTQB
11 6 (0.73%) CCNP
12 4 (0.48%) CISA
12 4 (0.48%) CISM
12 4 (0.48%) CISSP
12 4 (0.48%) Sun Certification
13 3 (0.36%) ACCA
13 3 (0.36%) Citrix Certification
13 3 (0.36%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (8.00%) QA
2 52 (6.30%) SLA
3 15 (1.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (1.09%) SDET
5 6 (0.73%) Data Quality
5 6 (0.73%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.36%) ISO 8583
6 3 (0.36%) ISO20022
7 1 (0.12%) HL7
7 1 (0.12%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.12%) SEPA
System Software
1 51 (6.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 44 (5.33%) Active Directory
3 24 (2.91%) Hyper-V
4 21 (2.55%) Terminal Services
5 18 (2.18%) vSphere
6 14 (1.70%) Xen
7 13 (1.58%) XenApp
8 11 (1.33%) VMware ESXi
9 6 (0.73%) VMware Server
10 4 (0.48%) iptables
10 4 (0.48%) Sendmail
10 4 (0.48%) Varnish
11 3 (0.36%) Oracle RAC
12 2 (0.24%) DFS Replication
12 2 (0.24%) VMware ESX
12 2 (0.24%) XenDesktop
12 2 (0.24%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 26 (3.15%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (1.09%) SCCM
3 6 (0.73%) EMC NetWorker
4 4 (0.48%) Cacti
4 4 (0.48%) cPanel
4 4 (0.48%) Data Guard
4 4 (0.48%) Nagios
5 3 (0.36%) SCOM
6 2 (0.24%) EnCase
6 2 (0.24%) FTK
6 2 (0.24%) HP Data Protector
6 2 (0.24%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (0.24%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (0.24%) Simpana
7 1 (0.12%) Ansible
7 1 (0.12%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.12%) Oracle Flashback
7 1 (0.12%) Puppet
7 1 (0.12%) TeamSite
7 1 (0.12%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 252 (30.55%) Microsoft
2 238 (28.85%) Oracle
3 62 (7.52%) HP
4 58 (7.03%) VMware
5 57 (6.91%) IBM
6 34 (4.12%) Cisco
7 32 (3.88%) Citrix
8 31 (3.76%) SAP
9 26 (3.15%) Tableau
10 23 (2.79%) Apple
11 22 (2.67%) SonicWALL
12 21 (2.55%) Fujitsu
13 14 (1.70%) Sage
14 13 (1.58%) Dell
15 10 (1.21%) ComArch
15 10 (1.21%) Sybase
16 7 (0.85%) Cognos
17 6 (0.73%) Netezza
17 6 (0.73%) Red Hat
17 6 (0.73%) Teradata
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bens - pens, health + more
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Attractive + full benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Green Thompson Consulting
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
Gardiff Epos
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Letchworth Garden City
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Extensive Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £20000.00 - £24000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Royston, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35k-45k + 25 days holiday + bank holidays + private health + more!
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £45,000 - £55,000 per year + fantastic package
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Letchworth Garden City
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Ltd
Salary: £Excellent salary + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Kings Langley
Client Server
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000 + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Stock options, Fitness & Wellbeing programme
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford
Vivid Resourcing
Posted: 14 days ago
Hertfordshire
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £55000.00 - £62000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Watford
Nixor
Salary: £70,000 - £75,000 per year
Posted: 20 days ago
Hertfordshire
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Much Hadham, Hertfordshire
BIT Solutions Limited
Salary: Competitive salary based on experience, skill set and character.
Posted: 9 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 13 days ago