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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 1 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 703 515 483
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 29.21% 22.18% 24.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 57.86% 47.69% 42.26%
Number of salaries quoted 611 443 404
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,300 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
1215 1080 1143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 50.48% 46.51% 56.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1089 894 961
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +7.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £54,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +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 4 September 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 4 September 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 +3 161 £45,000 +8.43% 9
St Albans +11 83 £47,500 +5.55% 8
Hemel Hempstead +10 79 £35,000 -46.15% 5
Rickmansworth +6 64 £57,500 +35.29% 6
Borehamwood +5 38 £42,500 +61.90% 1
Letchworth +7 25 £31,000 +16.98% 2
Stevenage 0 25 £40,000 +5.26% 2
Welwyn Garden City -4 19 £57,500 +53.33% 2
Harpenden 0 13 £55,000 +66.66% 1
Broxbourne - 10 £45,000 - 7
Hoddesdon -1 8 £26,000 +4.00%
Royston - 8 £45,000 -
Tring - 4 £45,000 - 1
Bishop's Stortford +1 3 £30,000 - 4
Cheshunt - 3 £50,000 -
Potters Bar +3 1 £35,000 -39.13%
Ware 0 1 £21,000 -53.33%
Hertford -7 1 £35,000 -17.64% 3
Waltham Cross - 1 £42,500 - 2
SQL
East of England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

1 464 (35.37%) .NET
2 431 (32.85%) SQL Server
3 429 (32.70%) Agile Software Development
4 398 (30.34%) JavaScript
5 397 (30.26%) C#
6 371 (28.28%) Oracle
7 338 (25.76%) Java
7 338 (25.76%) Microsoft
8 332 (25.30%) HTML
9 331 (25.23%) ASP.NET
10 321 (24.47%) Finance
11 315 (24.01%) MVC
12 296 (22.56%) Windows
13 282 (21.49%) XML
14 240 (18.29%) T-SQL
15 227 (17.30%) MS Excel
16 215 (16.39%) Scrum
17 214 (16.31%) CSS
18 207 (15.78%) PL/SQL
19 199 (15.17%) ASP.NET MVC
20 191 (14.56%) jQuery
21 180 (13.72%) Degree
21 180 (13.72%) TDD
22 165 (12.58%) Spring
22 165 (12.58%) Web Services
23 163 (12.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
24 153 (11.66%) Linux
25 149 (11.36%) UNIX
26 138 (10.52%) Business Intelligence
27 134 (10.21%) Oracle Database

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 96 (7.32%) SharePoint
2 93 (7.09%) Tomcat
3 85 (6.48%) IIS
4 80 (6.10%) WebSphere
5 79 (6.02%) Apache
6 45 (3.43%) WebSphere Application Server
7 37 (2.82%) MS Exchange
8 32 (2.44%) Apache ServiceMix
9 31 (2.36%) JBoss
10 27 (2.06%) WebLogic
11 25 (1.91%) CMS
12 18 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2010
13 16 (1.22%) MQSeries
14 15 (1.14%) ColdFusion
15 14 (1.07%) Oracle HTTP Server
16 13 (0.99%) IBM HTTP Server
16 13 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2013
17 12 (0.91%) BizTalk Server
18 11 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2007
19 10 (0.76%) Lync
Applications
1 227 (17.30%) MS Excel
2 104 (7.93%) MS Office
3 33 (2.52%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.46%) MS Project
4 6 (0.46%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.38%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.15%) Fireworks
6 2 (0.15%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.076%) SOLIDWORKS
7 1 (0.076%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.076%) InDesign
7 1 (0.076%) Adobe After Effects
7 1 (0.076%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 35 (2.67%) Oracle Applications
2 27 (2.06%) Oracle Financials
3 13 (0.99%) Oracle EBS
3 13 (0.99%) Oracle EBS R12
4 10 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
5 9 (0.69%) Magento
5 9 (0.69%) Oracle Payables
6 7 (0.53%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 7 (0.53%) Remedy ITSM
6 7 (0.53%) Oracle 11i
7 5 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
7 5 (0.38%) Oracle iProcurement
8 4 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 4 (0.30%) Hyperion Planning
9 3 (0.23%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
9 3 (0.23%) HFM
9 3 (0.23%) BASE24
9 3 (0.23%) SAP SRM
10 2 (0.15%) Oracle Assets
10 2 (0.15%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 46 (3.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 40 (3.05%) Office 365
3 32 (2.44%) SaaS
4 9 (0.69%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (0.30%) Adobe Analytics
5 4 (0.30%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.076%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 49 (3.73%) HTTP
2 45 (3.43%) Firewall
3 43 (3.28%) DNS
4 42 (3.20%) DHCP
5 32 (2.44%) SAN
6 26 (1.98%) FTP
7 17 (1.30%) TCP/IP
8 16 (1.22%) NAS
9 15 (1.14%) WAN
9 15 (1.14%) Internet
9 15 (1.14%) SSL
10 13 (0.99%) LAN
11 8 (0.61%) VPN
11 8 (0.61%) VoIP
11 8 (0.61%) VLAN
12 7 (0.53%) iSCSI
12 7 (0.53%) SSH
12 7 (0.53%) Telnet
12 7 (0.53%) PuTTY
13 5 (0.38%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 431 (32.85%) SQL Server
2 163 (12.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 134 (10.21%) Oracle Database
4 127 (9.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 101 (7.70%) SQL Server 2008
5 101 (7.70%) MySQL
6 95 (7.24%) Data Warehouse
7 94 (7.16%) Relational Database
8 67 (5.11%) DB2
9 61 (4.65%) Oracle Database 11g
10 59 (4.50%) NoSQL
10 59 (4.50%) SQL Server 2012
11 54 (4.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 46 (3.51%) QlikView
13 42 (3.20%) MongoDB
14 34 (2.59%) PostgreSQL
15 25 (1.91%) DTS
16 23 (1.75%) Oracle Reports
16 23 (1.75%) BusinessObjects
17 22 (1.68%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 105 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 93 (7.09%) Subversion
3 66 (5.03%) Selenium
4 59 (4.50%) TeamCity
4 59 (4.50%) NUnit
5 50 (3.81%) Visual Studio
6 43 (3.28%) Eclipse
7 39 (2.97%) Git (software)
8 36 (2.74%) HP UFT
9 29 (2.21%) JIRA
10 25 (1.91%) Talend Open Studio
11 22 (1.68%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 22 (1.68%) JUnit
11 22 (1.68%) Oracle Forms
12 21 (1.60%) Maven
13 18 (1.37%) Cucumber
14 17 (1.30%) Rational Application Developer
15 15 (1.14%) LoadRunner
16 13 (0.99%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
16 13 (0.99%) Toad
General
1 321 (24.47%) Finance
2 71 (5.41%) Retail
3 41 (3.13%) Telecoms
4 31 (2.36%) Banking
5 24 (1.83%) Games
5 24 (1.83%) Billing
6 19 (1.45%) Manufacturing
7 17 (1.30%) Marketing
8 14 (1.07%) Online Betting
9 12 (0.91%) Advertising
10 11 (0.84%) Aerospace
11 8 (0.61%) Automotive
11 8 (0.61%) Legal
12 7 (0.53%) Electronics
13 6 (0.46%) Retail Banking
14 5 (0.38%) French Language
15 4 (0.30%) Back Office
16 3 (0.23%) Front Office
16 3 (0.23%) Law
16 3 (0.23%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 678 (51.68%) Developer
2 248 (18.90%) .NET Developer
3 238 (18.14%) Analyst
4 175 (13.34%) C# Developer
5 152 (11.59%) C# .NET Developer
6 144 (10.98%) ASP.NET Developer
6 144 (10.98%) Senior Developer
7 128 (9.76%) Java Developer
8 112 (8.54%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 111 (8.46%) Web Developer
10 90 (6.86%) Support Analyst
10 90 (6.86%) Senior .NET Developer
11 70 (5.34%) Software Developer
12 69 (5.26%) Senior C# Developer
13 64 (4.88%) Consultant
14 63 (4.80%) Software Engineer
15 58 (4.42%) Development Manager
16 57 (4.34%) Administrator
16 57 (4.34%) SQL Developer
17 56 (4.27%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 464 (35.37%) .NET
2 332 (25.30%) HTML
3 331 (25.23%) ASP.NET
4 282 (21.49%) XML
5 214 (16.31%) CSS
6 199 (15.17%) ASP.NET MVC
7 191 (14.56%) jQuery
8 165 (12.58%) Spring
8 165 (12.58%) Web Services
9 129 (9.83%) J2EE
10 123 (9.38%) Ajax
11 116 (8.84%) .NET Framework
12 108 (8.23%) Hibernate
13 96 (7.32%) HTML5
14 90 (6.86%) Entity Framework
15 86 (6.55%) CSS3
15 86 (6.55%) XSLT
16 84 (6.40%) WCF
17 67 (5.11%) Struts
18 65 (4.95%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 118 (8.99%) Analytical Skills
2 60 (4.57%) Computer Science
3 59 (4.50%) Mathematics
4 34 (2.59%) Replication
5 24 (1.83%) Data Centre
6 22 (1.68%) FMCG
7 21 (1.60%) Management Information System
8 19 (1.45%) Visualisation
8 19 (1.45%) User Experience
9 18 (1.37%) Client/Server
10 14 (1.07%) Online Games
11 12 (0.91%) Data Integration
12 9 (0.69%) Physics
12 9 (0.69%) Blackberry
13 8 (0.61%) EPoS
13 8 (0.61%) Economics
13 8 (0.61%) Enterprise Software
13 8 (0.61%) Hybrid Cloud
14 7 (0.53%) iPad
14 7 (0.53%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 296 (22.56%) Windows
2 153 (11.66%) Linux
3 149 (11.36%) UNIX
4 50 (3.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 49 (3.73%) AIX
6 44 (3.35%) Solaris
7 29 (2.21%) Windows Server 2012
8 27 (2.06%) Windows 7
8 27 (2.06%) Android
9 21 (1.60%) Windows Server 2003
10 20 (1.52%) Apple iOS
11 14 (1.07%) CentOS
12 11 (0.84%) HPUX
13 10 (0.76%) Windows 8
14 8 (0.61%) Windows XP
15 6 (0.46%) Mac OS
16 5 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 4 (0.30%) Mac OS X
18 2 (0.15%) Windows Vista
19 1 (0.076%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 429 (32.70%) Agile Software Development
2 315 (24.01%) MVC
3 215 (16.39%) Scrum
4 180 (13.72%) TDD
5 138 (10.52%) Business Intelligence
6 116 (8.84%) Software Engineering
7 104 (7.93%) OO
8 103 (7.85%) Multithreading
9 95 (7.24%) Web Development
10 94 (7.16%) ETL
11 89 (6.78%) Analytics
12 84 (6.40%) Unit Testing
13 78 (5.95%) ITIL
14 76 (5.79%) SOA
15 75 (5.72%) E-Commerce
16 71 (5.41%) Mentoring
17 64 (4.88%) Continuous Integration
18 53 (4.04%) OOP
19 52 (3.96%) OOD
20 51 (3.89%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 398 (30.34%) JavaScript
2 397 (30.26%) C#
3 338 (25.76%) Java
4 240 (18.29%) T-SQL
5 207 (15.78%) PL/SQL
6 64 (4.88%) VB.NET
7 49 (3.73%) Perl
8 45 (3.43%) PHP
8 45 (3.43%) VBA
9 43 (3.28%) Objective-C
10 42 (3.20%) VB
11 36 (2.74%) Bash Shell
12 28 (2.13%) Shell Script
13 27 (2.06%) C++
14 24 (1.83%) C
15 22 (1.68%) PowerShell
16 21 (1.60%) XPath
17 20 (1.52%) VBScript
18 15 (1.14%) Python
19 10 (0.76%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 180 (13.72%) Degree
2 46 (3.51%) Security Cleared
3 43 (3.28%) SC Cleared
4 42 (3.20%) Microsoft Certification
5 32 (2.44%) ISEB
6 23 (1.75%) CBAP
7 18 (1.37%) Cisco Certification
7 18 (1.37%) MCSA
8 16 (1.22%) CCNA
8 16 (1.22%) MCITP
9 15 (1.14%) ISTQB
10 13 (0.99%) Sun Certification
11 12 (0.91%) CISSP
12 9 (0.69%) CISM
13 7 (0.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 7 (0.53%) MCSE
14 6 (0.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 5 (0.38%) HND
15 5 (0.38%) MCP
16 4 (0.30%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (3.35%) QA
2 31 (2.36%) SLA
3 16 (1.22%) PCI DSS
4 13 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.23%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.23%) RosettaNet
5 3 (0.23%) Data Quality
System Software
1 63 (4.80%) Active Directory
2 46 (3.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (2.36%) Hyper-V
4 15 (1.14%) XenApp
5 14 (1.07%) VMware ESXi
6 9 (0.69%) Terminal Services
6 9 (0.69%) VMware ESX
7 8 (0.61%) vSphere
8 7 (0.53%) XenDesktop
9 6 (0.46%) Oracle RAC
10 4 (0.30%) vCloud
10 4 (0.30%) Xen
10 4 (0.30%) XenServer
11 1 (0.076%) Terminal Server
11 1 (0.076%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 32 (2.44%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (0.46%) SCCM
4 5 (0.38%) Backup Exec
5 4 (0.30%) Oracle RMAN
5 4 (0.30%) Data Guard
6 3 (0.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (0.15%) Tivoli
7 2 (0.15%) SCOM
7 2 (0.15%) Puppet
8 1 (0.076%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 1 (0.076%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (0.076%) Ansible
8 1 (0.076%) SCVMM
8 1 (0.076%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (0.076%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 1 (0.076%) Legato
Vendors
1 371 (28.28%) Oracle
2 338 (25.76%) Microsoft
3 92 (7.01%) IBM
4 77 (5.87%) VMware
5 63 (4.80%) SAP
6 55 (4.19%) HP
7 44 (3.35%) Citrix
8 31 (2.36%) Cisco
9 30 (2.29%) Sybase
10 27 (2.06%) Tableau
11 25 (1.91%) Talend
12 24 (1.83%) Cognos
13 23 (1.75%) Informatica
13 23 (1.75%) Apple
14 19 (1.45%) Red Hat
15 18 (1.37%) Dell
15 18 (1.37%) Jaspersoft
16 17 (1.30%) Telerik
17 16 (1.22%) Sun
18 15 (1.14%) Xamarin
Hertfordshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £65000 Per Annum Brilliant employee benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 Per Annum Brilliant employee benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Green Thompson Consulting
Salary: From £23,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Elevate Recruitment & Training
Salary: £35k - 45k per year + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30-40K + Pension + Private Healthcare + More!!
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £16,000 to £22,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Tring, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45k + pension + healthcare + gym membership
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Connectus
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
- The Resourcing Hub
Salary: benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £30k - 50k per year + package
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55k + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30-45k + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Talent International
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + BONUS & BENEFITS & PENSION
Posted: 3 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £26000 per annum + 8 weeks holiday
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago