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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 2 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 473 473 537
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 21.87% 23.28% 27.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 50.37% 46.01% 50.19%
Number of salaries quoted 424 386 431
Average salary £43,500 £45,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% +23.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
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
939 1028 1070
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 43.41% 50.59% 54.20%
Number of salaries quoted 803 777 862
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 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
(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 97 £45,000 - 8
St Albans -1 47 £48,750 -13.33% 1
Harpenden 0 36 £55,000 +69.23%
Stevenage +2 34 £40,000 - 3
Hemel Hempstead +8 27 £37,500 +7.14% 3
Borehamwood -1 26 £31,000 -11.42% 3
Letchworth 0 25 £30,000 -20.00% 1
Rickmansworth +4 15 £42,500 +21.42%
Welwyn Garden City -6 12 £30,000 -7.69% 1
Hertford -1 6 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Tring -3 5 £44,000 +7.31%
Knebworth - 5 £37,500 -
Potters Bar -12 3 £50,000 +5.26% 2
Royston +2 2 £28,000 -37.77%
Hoddesdon -3 2 £27,500 -31.25%
Kings Langley - 2 £35,000 -
Hitchin +14 1 £32,500 -31.57%
Broxbourne -1 1 £45,000 -40.00% 1
Berkhamsted -1 1 £32,500 -27.77%
Bishop's Stortford -2 1 £35,000 +27.27%
SQL
East of England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

1 348 (32.55%) .NET
2 331 (30.96%) SQL Server
3 316 (29.56%) Oracle
3 316 (29.56%) Agile Software Development
4 315 (29.47%) C#
5 285 (26.66%) JavaScript
6 277 (25.91%) Microsoft
7 259 (24.23%) MVC
7 259 (24.23%) Finance
8 249 (23.29%) HTML
9 247 (23.11%) Java
9 247 (23.11%) T-SQL
10 231 (21.61%) ASP.NET
11 222 (20.77%) XML
12 199 (18.62%) Windows
13 191 (17.87%) Web Services
14 177 (16.56%) MS Excel
15 176 (16.46%) Business Intelligence
16 161 (15.06%) Degree
17 153 (14.31%) CSS
18 147 (13.75%) jQuery
19 145 (13.56%) ASP.NET MVC
20 141 (13.19%) Scrum
21 137 (12.82%) PL/SQL
22 136 (12.72%) Unix
23 123 (11.51%) Analytical Skills
24 121 (11.32%) Oracle Database
25 118 (11.04%) Ajax
26 117 (10.94%) WCF
27 114 (10.66%) Linux

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 82 (7.67%) IIS
2 58 (5.43%) WebSphere
3 57 (5.33%) Tomcat
4 41 (3.84%) Apache
5 38 (3.55%) MS Exchange
6 37 (3.46%) SharePoint
7 35 (3.27%) NServiceBus
8 24 (2.25%) JBoss
8 24 (2.25%) WebLogic
9 20 (1.87%) WebSphere Application Server
10 19 (1.78%) Exchange Server 2010
11 17 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2007
12 15 (1.40%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 14 (1.31%) Apache ServiceMix
14 12 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2013
15 9 (0.84%) Skype for Business
16 7 (0.65%) SAS
17 6 (0.56%) CMS
18 5 (0.47%) Oracle Workflow
18 5 (0.47%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 177 (16.56%) MS Excel
2 85 (7.95%) MS Office
3 18 (1.68%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.47%) MS Project
5 3 (0.28%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.19%) FrameMaker
6 2 (0.19%) SOLIDWORKS
6 2 (0.19%) SPSS
7 1 (0.094%) Weka
Business Applications
1 16 (1.50%) Oracle Cash Management
1 16 (1.50%) Oracle Financials
2 15 (1.40%) Oracle General Ledger
2 15 (1.40%) Unit4 Business World
3 13 (1.22%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 8 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
5 7 (0.65%) Dynamics NAV
6 6 (0.56%) Oracle Applications
7 5 (0.47%) Magento
8 4 (0.37%) BASE24
8 4 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
8 4 (0.37%) Sage 200
8 4 (0.37%) SAP Business One
8 4 (0.37%) Temenos T24
9 3 (0.28%) JDE OneWorld
10 2 (0.19%) Dynamics GP
10 2 (0.19%) JDE EnterpriseOne
10 2 (0.19%) Relativity
11 1 (0.094%) Oracle Assets
11 1 (0.094%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 47 (4.40%) Office 365
2 44 (4.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 35 (3.27%) SaaS
4 4 (0.37%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (0.37%) IBM SmartCloud
5 3 (0.28%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 3 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (0.28%) Amazon ELB
5 3 (0.28%) Amazon S3
5 3 (0.28%) Amazon SQS
5 3 (0.28%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (0.28%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 2 (0.19%) Adobe Analytics
6 2 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.19%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.094%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 50 (4.68%) Firewall
2 33 (3.09%) DNS
3 30 (2.81%) DHCP
3 30 (2.81%) TCP/IP
4 29 (2.71%) WAN
5 28 (2.62%) SAN
6 25 (2.34%) Wireshark
7 23 (2.15%) LAN
8 20 (1.87%) NAS
9 19 (1.78%) SSL
10 17 (1.59%) FTP
10 17 (1.59%) VPN
11 15 (1.40%) SSH
12 13 (1.22%) SNMP
13 12 (1.12%) Internet
14 11 (1.03%) Telnet
15 10 (0.94%) HTTP
16 9 (0.84%) Cisco ASA
16 9 (0.84%) Cisco IOS
16 9 (0.84%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 331 (30.96%) SQL Server
2 121 (11.32%) Oracle Database
3 112 (10.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 109 (10.20%) Data Warehouse
5 93 (8.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 66 (6.17%) Relational Database
7 57 (5.33%) MySQL
7 57 (5.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 53 (4.96%) SQL Server 2008
9 49 (4.58%) NoSQL
10 38 (3.55%) SQL Server 2005
11 36 (3.37%) QlikView
12 32 (2.99%) MongoDB
13 29 (2.71%) DB2
13 29 (2.71%) SQL Server 2012
14 27 (2.53%) RavenDB
15 19 (1.78%) Oracle Database 11g
15 19 (1.78%) Oracle ODI
16 17 (1.59%) RDBMS
17 16 (1.50%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 68 (6.36%) Visual Studio
2 56 (5.24%) Subversion
3 53 (4.96%) NUnit
4 50 (4.68%) Team Foundation Server
4 50 (4.68%) TeamCity
5 49 (4.58%) Git (software)
6 48 (4.49%) Selenium
7 42 (3.93%) JIRA
8 34 (3.18%) Toad
9 33 (3.09%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 28 (2.62%) HP UFT
11 25 (2.34%) Fiddler
11 25 (2.34%) JUnit
12 24 (2.25%) Maven
13 22 (2.06%) Cucumber
14 21 (1.96%) Talend Open Studio
15 20 (1.87%) Oracle Forms
16 17 (1.59%) Rhino Mocks
17 14 (1.31%) LoadRunner
18 13 (1.22%) Moq
General
1 259 (24.23%) Finance
2 47 (4.40%) Retail
3 38 (3.55%) Telecoms
4 33 (3.09%) Banking
5 20 (1.87%) Legal
6 16 (1.50%) General Ledger
7 13 (1.22%) Marketing
8 12 (1.12%) Billing
9 10 (0.94%) French Language
10 9 (0.84%) German Language
11 8 (0.75%) Electronics
12 7 (0.65%) Advertising
12 7 (0.65%) Manufacturing
13 6 (0.56%) Law
13 6 (0.56%) Publishing
14 5 (0.47%) Back Office
14 5 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
14 5 (0.47%) Retail Banking
15 2 (0.19%) Games
16 1 (0.094%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 537 (50.23%) Developer
2 206 (19.27%) Analyst
3 184 (17.21%) .NET Developer
4 176 (16.46%) C# Developer
5 169 (15.81%) SQL Developer
6 139 (13.00%) C# .NET Developer
7 114 (10.66%) Java Developer
8 95 (8.89%) ASP.NET Developer
9 78 (7.30%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 74 (6.92%) Support Analyst
11 71 (6.64%) Senior Developer
12 70 (6.55%) Software Developer
13 69 (6.45%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 68 (6.36%) .NET Software Developer
15 64 (5.99%) SQL Analyst
16 63 (5.89%) Applications Support
17 61 (5.71%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
18 58 (5.43%) C# Software Developer
19 54 (5.05%) Software Engineer
20 52 (4.86%) SQL Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 348 (32.55%) .NET
2 249 (23.29%) HTML
3 231 (21.61%) ASP.NET
4 222 (20.77%) XML
5 191 (17.87%) Web Services
6 153 (14.31%) CSS
7 147 (13.75%) jQuery
8 145 (13.56%) ASP.NET MVC
9 118 (11.04%) Ajax
10 117 (10.94%) WCF
11 102 (9.54%) .NET Framework
12 101 (9.45%) Spring
13 98 (9.17%) HTML5
14 90 (8.42%) J2EE
15 84 (7.86%) SOAP
16 80 (7.48%) Hibernate
17 77 (7.20%) Entity Framework
17 77 (7.20%) REST
18 64 (5.99%) ASP.NET Web API
18 64 (5.99%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 123 (11.51%) Analytical Skills
2 72 (6.74%) Computer Science
3 47 (4.40%) Mathematics
4 39 (3.65%) Data Integration
5 37 (3.46%) Replication
6 19 (1.78%) Management Information System
7 16 (1.50%) Driving Licence
8 15 (1.40%) Blackberry
8 15 (1.40%) Hybrid Cloud
8 15 (1.40%) N-Tier
8 15 (1.40%) Statistics
9 13 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
10 12 (1.12%) Client/Server
10 12 (1.12%) Clustering
10 12 (1.12%) FMCG
11 11 (1.03%) EPoS
11 11 (1.03%) Visualisation
12 10 (0.94%) Data Centre
13 9 (0.84%) Algorithms
13 9 (0.84%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 199 (18.62%) Windows
2 136 (12.72%) Unix
3 114 (10.66%) Linux
4 112 (10.48%) Windows Server
5 41 (3.84%) Windows Server 2008
6 32 (2.99%) Windows Server 2012
7 25 (2.34%) AIX
8 19 (1.78%) Solaris
8 19 (1.78%) Windows Server 2003
9 16 (1.50%) Android
10 14 (1.31%) Windows 7
11 10 (0.94%) Apple iOS
12 9 (0.84%) Windows 8
13 6 (0.56%) HPUX
13 6 (0.56%) Mac OS
13 6 (0.56%) Windows XP
14 4 (0.37%) CentOS
14 4 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 2 (0.19%) Windows Mobile
16 1 (0.094%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 316 (29.56%) Agile Software Development
2 259 (24.23%) MVC
3 176 (16.46%) Business Intelligence
4 141 (13.19%) Scrum
5 112 (10.48%) TDD
6 103 (9.64%) OO
7 96 (8.98%) Software Engineering
8 79 (7.39%) ETL
9 68 (6.36%) ITIL
9 68 (6.36%) Software Testing
10 67 (6.27%) Analytics
11 63 (5.89%) Mentoring
12 50 (4.68%) Automated Testing
12 50 (4.68%) Web Development
13 45 (4.21%) OOP
14 44 (4.12%) Continuous Integration
14 44 (4.12%) Multithreading
14 44 (4.12%) Time Management
14 44 (4.12%) Unit Testing
15 42 (3.93%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 315 (29.47%) C#
2 285 (26.66%) JavaScript
3 247 (23.11%) Java
3 247 (23.11%) T-SQL
4 137 (12.82%) PL/SQL
5 69 (6.45%) VB.NET
6 51 (4.77%) C
7 49 (4.58%) VB
8 47 (4.40%) Perl
9 40 (3.74%) PowerShell
10 33 (3.09%) Shell Script
11 28 (2.62%) PHP
12 26 (2.43%) Python
12 26 (2.43%) VB6
13 24 (2.25%) Bash Shell
14 22 (2.06%) VBA
15 19 (1.78%) C++
16 18 (1.68%) XPath
17 14 (1.31%) Objective-C
18 7 (0.65%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 161 (15.06%) Degree
2 27 (2.53%) Security Cleared
3 25 (2.34%) Microsoft Certification
3 25 (2.34%) SC Cleared
4 23 (2.15%) ISEB
5 18 (1.68%) ISTQB
6 17 (1.59%) Cisco Certification
7 15 (1.40%) CBAP
7 15 (1.40%) MCSE
8 11 (1.03%) MCSA
9 10 (0.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 9 (0.84%) CCNA
11 8 (0.75%) BPSS Clearance
11 8 (0.75%) CCNP
12 7 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
13 5 (0.47%) HND
13 5 (0.47%) OCP
13 5 (0.47%) Oracle Certification
14 3 (0.28%) MCP
15 2 (0.19%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (4.96%) QA
2 49 (4.58%) SLA
3 22 (2.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 14 (1.31%) PCI DSS
5 8 (0.75%) Data Quality
6 5 (0.47%) SEPA
7 3 (0.28%) ISO 8583
7 3 (0.28%) ISO20022
8 2 (0.19%) SDET
9 1 (0.094%) GxP
9 1 (0.094%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 65 (6.08%) Active Directory
2 61 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (2.25%) Hyper-V
4 18 (1.68%) vSphere
5 15 (1.40%) Terminal Services
6 14 (1.31%) XenApp
7 10 (0.94%) Xen
8 7 (0.65%) VMware ESXi
9 6 (0.56%) XenDesktop
10 5 (0.47%) Oracle RAC
10 5 (0.47%) VMware ESX
11 4 (0.37%) iptables
11 4 (0.37%) NFS
11 4 (0.37%) Sendmail
11 4 (0.37%) Varnish
11 4 (0.37%) vCloud
12 2 (0.19%) DFS Replication
12 2 (0.19%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 29 (2.71%) HP Quality Center
2 14 (1.31%) SCCM
3 4 (0.37%) Cacti
3 4 (0.37%) cPanel
3 4 (0.37%) Nagios
3 4 (0.37%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 4 (0.37%) Tivoli
3 4 (0.37%) WSUS
4 2 (0.19%) EnCase
4 2 (0.19%) FTK
4 2 (0.19%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (0.19%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (0.19%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (0.19%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (0.19%) SCOM
4 2 (0.19%) Simpana
5 1 (0.094%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.094%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.094%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.094%) Puppet
Vendors
1 316 (29.56%) Oracle
2 277 (25.91%) Microsoft
3 93 (8.70%) IBM
4 79 (7.39%) VMware
5 56 (5.24%) HP
6 44 (4.12%) Cisco
7 39 (3.65%) Citrix
8 36 (3.37%) SAP
9 34 (3.18%) Cognos
10 25 (2.34%) Sage
11 22 (2.06%) Dell
12 21 (1.96%) Apple
12 21 (1.96%) Talend
13 20 (1.87%) Informatica
14 17 (1.59%) Telerik
15 15 (1.40%) Fujitsu
15 15 (1.40%) SonicWALL
16 12 (1.12%) Tableau
17 10 (0.94%) Google
18 8 (0.75%) Red Hat
Watford, Hertfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 1 hour ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + 40000 with benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £52000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + be - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 22 hours ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Broxbourne, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £20000.00 - £22500.00 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 23 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Networking People
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Welwyn, Hertfordshire
Hanover IT Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
Evercom
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: Plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £42000 - £46000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
Chess Telecom
Posted: 6 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Computer People
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Computer People
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Waltham Cross, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £23000 - £26000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30 - 55k + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago