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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 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 524 477 777
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 22.21% 23.74% 26.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 48.12% 42.21% 49.81%
Number of salaries quoted 444 392 597
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,950 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
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
1089 1130 1560
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 46.16% 56.25% 54.13%
Number of salaries quoted 897 947 1283
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 August 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 29 August 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 0 123 £41,500 +18.57% 13
Hemel Hempstead -6 46 £65,000 +85.71% 3
Stevenage +6 36 £38,500 +2.66% 8
Welwyn Garden City +5 30 £37,500 +15.38% 1
St Albans -14 24 £45,000 -2.17% 1
Hertford +7 23 £42,500 +21.42% 2
Bishop's Stortford +3 17 £30,000 +25.00% 2
Berkhamsted - 17 £37,500 -
Hitchin -1 16 £60,000 +51.89% 2
Letchworth -3 11 £26,500 -18.46% 2
Potters Bar -8 9 £57,500 +64.28%
Rickmansworth +5 7 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Harpenden +1 6 £33,000 +17.85% 1
Borehamwood +10 5 £26,500 -33.75%
Hoddesdon - 3 £25,000 -
Ware - 1 £45,000 -
SQL
East of England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 410 (35.44%) Oracle
2 395 (34.14%) SQL Server
3 352 (30.42%) .NET
4 328 (28.35%) C#
5 325 (28.09%) Finance
6 315 (27.23%) Java
7 293 (25.32%) Microsoft
8 259 (22.39%) JavaScript
9 258 (22.30%) ASP.NET
10 257 (22.21%) Windows
11 230 (19.88%) Degree
12 223 (19.27%) HTML
13 205 (17.72%) UNIX
14 202 (17.46%) Web Services
15 187 (16.16%) XML
16 176 (15.21%) Linux
17 172 (14.87%) CSS
18 169 (14.61%) T-SQL
19 166 (14.35%) MVC
20 157 (13.57%) MS Excel
21 151 (13.05%) Retail
22 135 (11.67%) PL/SQL
23 126 (10.89%) MS Office
24 120 (10.37%) Oracle Database
25 112 (9.68%) VB
26 109 (9.42%) E-Commerce
27 108 (9.33%) J2EE
28 106 (9.16%) SQL Server 2008
29 101 (8.73%) WebSphere
29 101 (8.73%) SharePoint

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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
1 101 (8.73%) SharePoint
1 101 (8.73%) WebSphere
2 95 (8.21%) IIS
3 91 (7.87%) Tomcat
4 86 (7.43%) CMS
5 70 (6.05%) WebSphere Application Server
6 47 (4.06%) IBM HTTP Server
7 46 (3.98%) Oracle Workflow
8 39 (3.37%) MQSeries
9 37 (3.20%) Apache
9 37 (3.20%) SharePoint 2010
10 30 (2.59%) MS Exchange
11 28 (2.42%) WebLogic
12 19 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2010
13 18 (1.56%) SharePoint 2013
14 17 (1.47%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 16 (1.38%) Node.js
16 14 (1.21%) Exchange Server 2003
16 14 (1.21%) Tuxedo
17 13 (1.12%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 157 (13.57%) MS Excel
2 126 (10.89%) MS Office
3 10 (0.86%) MS Visio
4 7 (0.61%) Mingle
5 6 (0.52%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.17%) PowerPivot
6 2 (0.17%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.17%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.17%) FastStats
7 1 (0.086%) SPSS
7 1 (0.086%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.086%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.086%) 3ds Max
7 1 (0.086%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 44 (3.80%) Oracle EBS R12
2 40 (3.46%) Oracle EBS
3 24 (2.07%) Dynamics CRM
4 21 (1.82%) Oracle Financials
5 18 (1.56%) Oracle 11i
6 17 (1.47%) Oracle iRecruitment
7 12 (1.04%) Oracle iProcurement
8 10 (0.86%) Oracle ERP
8 10 (0.86%) Oracle Applications
9 8 (0.69%) Agresso
9 8 (0.69%) Oracle General Ledger
9 8 (0.69%) Oracle Cash Management
10 7 (0.61%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
11 6 (0.52%) Tridion
12 3 (0.26%) SiteCatalyst
12 3 (0.26%) Magento
13 2 (0.17%) Sage 200
13 2 (0.17%) Oracle CRM
13 2 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
13 2 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 17 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (1.38%) Taleo
3 10 (0.86%) Office 365
4 9 (0.78%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (0.61%) SaaS
6 4 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (0.35%) Amazon S3
7 3 (0.26%) Responsys
8 2 (0.17%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 65 (5.62%) HTTP
2 44 (3.80%) FTP
3 41 (3.54%) DNS
4 38 (3.28%) Internet
5 35 (3.03%) DHCP
6 27 (2.33%) SAN
7 11 (0.95%) Firewall
7 11 (0.95%) Wireless
7 11 (0.95%) SSH
8 10 (0.86%) Intranet
8 10 (0.86%) NAS
8 10 (0.86%) LAN
9 9 (0.78%) WAN
9 9 (0.78%) TCP/IP
10 8 (0.69%) ATM
11 7 (0.61%) Broadband
12 6 (0.52%) VoIP
12 6 (0.52%) PuTTY
12 6 (0.52%) WinSCP
13 5 (0.43%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 395 (34.14%) SQL Server
2 120 (10.37%) Oracle Database
3 106 (9.16%) SQL Server 2008
4 86 (7.43%) MySQL
5 84 (7.26%) Relational Database
6 83 (7.17%) Data Warehouse
7 79 (6.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 78 (6.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 63 (5.45%) DB2
10 57 (4.93%) Data Mining
11 51 (4.41%) Oracle Reports
12 42 (3.63%) Oracle Database 11g
13 35 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
14 32 (2.77%) Oracle Database 10g
15 29 (2.51%) Oracle Discoverer
16 28 (2.42%) RDBMS
17 23 (1.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 23 (1.99%) Oracle BI Publisher
18 22 (1.90%) Crystal Reports
19 21 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 62 (5.36%) Team Foundation Server
2 57 (4.93%) Visual Studio
3 55 (4.75%) Subversion
4 49 (4.24%) Oracle Forms
5 42 (3.63%) Ant
6 41 (3.54%) Eclipse
7 39 (3.37%) Maven
8 37 (3.20%) JUnit
9 36 (3.11%) NUnit
10 34 (2.94%) Selenium
11 22 (1.90%) QuickTest Pro
12 18 (1.56%) JIRA
13 13 (1.12%) Toad
14 12 (1.04%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
14 12 (1.04%) Rational Application Developer
15 11 (0.95%) SpecFlow
15 11 (0.95%) Jenkins
15 11 (0.95%) Cucumber
15 11 (0.95%) TeamCity
16 10 (0.86%) Git (software)
General
1 325 (28.09%) Finance
2 151 (13.05%) Retail
3 51 (4.41%) Manufacturing
4 42 (3.63%) Marketing
5 34 (2.94%) Telecoms
6 29 (2.51%) Banking
7 25 (2.16%) Games
8 15 (1.30%) Pharmaceutical
8 15 (1.30%) Online Betting
9 11 (0.95%) Law
10 8 (0.69%) Billing
10 8 (0.69%) General Ledger
11 7 (0.61%) Financial Institution
12 6 (0.52%) Advertising
13 4 (0.35%) Electronics
14 2 (0.17%) Back Office
14 2 (0.17%) Legal
14 2 (0.17%) Automotive
15 1 (0.086%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 519 (44.86%) Developer
2 293 (25.32%) Analyst
3 109 (9.42%) .NET Developer
4 100 (8.64%) Java Developer
5 96 (8.30%) Consultant
5 96 (8.30%) Senior Developer
6 85 (7.35%) Support Analyst
7 67 (5.79%) Web Developer
8 62 (5.36%) Junior
8 62 (5.36%) C# Developer
9 49 (4.24%) Business Analyst
9 49 (4.24%) Programmer
9 49 (4.24%) Administrator
10 46 (3.98%) Software Developer
11 44 (3.80%) DBA
12 42 (3.63%) SQL Developer
13 41 (3.54%) Architect
14 40 (3.46%) Data Analyst
15 38 (3.28%) Applications Support
16 36 (3.11%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 352 (30.42%) .NET
2 258 (22.30%) ASP.NET
3 223 (19.27%) HTML
4 202 (17.46%) Web Services
5 187 (16.16%) XML
6 172 (14.87%) CSS
7 108 (9.33%) J2EE
8 98 (8.47%) jQuery
9 83 (7.17%) JDBC
10 79 (6.83%) Spring
11 72 (6.22%) XSLT
12 69 (5.96%) Middleware
12 69 (5.96%) .NET Framework
13 67 (5.79%) JSP
14 66 (5.70%) HTML5
15 62 (5.36%) ASP.NET MVC
16 55 (4.75%) Ajax
17 52 (4.49%) WCF
17 52 (4.49%) XHTML
18 48 (4.15%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 58 (5.01%) Computer Science
2 32 (2.77%) Mathematics
3 31 (2.68%) Clustering
4 29 (2.51%) Mobile App
5 27 (2.33%) Kindle
6 24 (2.07%) Replication
7 22 (1.90%) Data Integration
8 18 (1.56%) Management Information System
9 16 (1.38%) Online Games
10 15 (1.30%) Physics
10 15 (1.30%) Open Source
11 13 (1.12%) EFT
12 12 (1.04%) Data Conversion
13 11 (0.95%) Client/Server
14 10 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
15 9 (0.78%) FlexPod
16 7 (0.61%) EqualLogic
16 7 (0.61%) CLARiiON
16 7 (0.61%) Thin Client
16 7 (0.61%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 257 (22.21%) Windows
2 205 (17.72%) UNIX
3 176 (15.21%) Linux
4 63 (5.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 59 (5.10%) Solaris
6 53 (4.58%) AIX
7 36 (3.11%) Windows Server 2012
8 34 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
9 24 (2.07%) CentOS
10 19 (1.64%) Android
10 19 (1.64%) Apple iOS
11 13 (1.12%) Windows XP
12 11 (0.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 11 (0.95%) Windows 7
13 10 (0.86%) HPUX
14 9 (0.78%) Windows 2000 Server
15 4 (0.35%) Windows Mobile
16 3 (0.26%) Windows 2000
17 2 (0.17%) Oracle Linux
18 1 (0.086%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 166 (14.35%) MVC
2 109 (9.42%) E-Commerce
3 87 (7.52%) OO
4 86 (7.43%) Agile Software Development
5 85 (7.35%) Scrum
6 82 (7.09%) Business Intelligence
7 80 (6.91%) TDD
8 64 (5.53%) CRM
9 63 (5.45%) Workflow
10 62 (5.36%) Software Engineering
11 60 (5.19%) ITIL
12 50 (4.32%) SOA
13 49 (4.24%) Web Development
14 48 (4.15%) ERP
15 44 (3.80%) Software Testing
16 43 (3.72%) Test Scripting
17 42 (3.63%) Performance Tuning
18 38 (3.28%) Data Analysis
18 38 (3.28%) UML
19 37 (3.20%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 328 (28.35%) C#
2 315 (27.23%) Java
3 259 (22.39%) JavaScript
4 169 (14.61%) T-SQL
5 135 (11.67%) PL/SQL
6 112 (9.68%) VB
7 74 (6.40%) VBA
8 70 (6.05%) VB.NET
9 67 (5.79%) Perl
10 61 (5.27%) Shell Script
11 55 (4.75%) C
12 43 (3.72%) VBScript
13 39 (3.37%) PHP
14 37 (3.20%) Bash Shell
15 33 (2.85%) VB6
16 32 (2.77%) C++
17 21 (1.82%) PowerShell
18 9 (0.78%) Ruby
18 9 (0.78%) Python
19 8 (0.69%) XPath
Qualifications
1 230 (19.88%) Degree
2 73 (6.31%) Microsoft Certification
3 47 (4.06%) Security Cleared
4 38 (3.28%) MCITP
5 31 (2.68%) SC Cleared
5 31 (2.68%) MCTS
6 30 (2.59%) MCSE
7 21 (1.82%) ISTQB
8 16 (1.38%) MCP
9 14 (1.21%) CCNA
9 14 (1.21%) Cisco Certification
10 13 (1.12%) OCP
10 13 (1.12%) Oracle Certification
11 12 (1.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 9 (0.78%) ISEB
13 8 (0.69%) MCSA
14 7 (0.61%) MCSD
15 6 (0.52%) Sun Certification
15 6 (0.52%) NCDA
15 6 (0.52%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (3.20%) QA
2 30 (2.59%) ISO 9001
3 8 (0.69%) SLA
4 6 (0.52%) COBIT
5 4 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.35%) HL7
5 4 (0.35%) DICOM
6 2 (0.17%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.086%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.086%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 64 (5.53%) Active Directory
2 50 (4.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 40 (3.46%) Hyper-V
4 30 (2.59%) vSphere
5 15 (1.30%) VMware ESX
6 14 (1.21%) XenApp
7 12 (1.04%) Oracle RAC
8 11 (0.95%) XenDesktop
9 8 (0.69%) Oracle RMAN
10 5 (0.43%) KVM
11 4 (0.35%) Microsoft App-V
11 4 (0.35%) XenServer
12 1 (0.086%) SRDF
12 1 (0.086%) EMC RecoverPoint
12 1 (0.086%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 17 (1.47%) Tivoli
2 14 (1.21%) HP Quality Center
3 7 (0.61%) Data Guard
3 7 (0.61%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 7 (0.61%) EMC NetWorker
3 7 (0.61%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 5 (0.43%) Backup Exec
4 5 (0.43%) SCCM
5 4 (0.35%) NetBackup
6 3 (0.26%) BMC Performance Manager
7 2 (0.17%) Legato
7 2 (0.17%) Tivoli Identity Manager
7 2 (0.17%) SCOM
7 2 (0.17%) CA Spectrum
8 1 (0.086%) SCVMM
8 1 (0.086%) SolarWinds Orion
8 1 (0.086%) CA Wily
8 1 (0.086%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.086%) Puppet
8 1 (0.086%) MOM
Vendors
1 410 (35.44%) Oracle
2 293 (25.32%) Microsoft
3 77 (6.66%) VMware
4 70 (6.05%) IBM
5 49 (4.24%) Business Objects
6 36 (3.11%) JBoss
6 36 (3.11%) Red Hat
7 29 (2.51%) Cisco
8 27 (2.33%) Citrix
9 26 (2.25%) SAP
10 24 (2.07%) HP
11 23 (1.99%) Google
12 19 (1.64%) EPiServer
13 18 (1.56%) NetApp
14 17 (1.47%) Symantec
15 16 (1.38%) EMC
16 15 (1.30%) Perforce
17 14 (1.21%) Dell
17 14 (1.21%) Sage
18 13 (1.12%) CommVault
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Limited
Salary: Market Rates
Posted: 15 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday,
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday,
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Limited
Salary: Market Rates + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
QUANTICA
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + 10000 Car and other Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £36000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Welwyn, Hertfordshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Hurren and Hope
Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum + Benfits
Posted: 3 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
JPS Selection
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 25-30k
Posted: 4 days ago