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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL (Structured Query Language)
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 3 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 463 472 464
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 22.67% 22.75% 22.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 43.80% 50.37% 45.67%
Number of salaries quoted 364 417 375
Median salary £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £27,500 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
1057 937 1016
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 51.76% 45.16% 49.03%
Number of salaries quoted 893 814 764
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017. 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 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 -4 98 £47,500 -5.00% 4
St Albans -2 64 £55,000 +22.22% 8
Stevenage -5 42 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Letchworth 0 29 £40,000 +45.45% 10
Harpenden -1 22 £42,500 -22.72% 4
Hemel Hempstead -1 19 £40,000 +6.66% 3
Welwyn Garden City +2 12 £45,000 +30.43% 3
Rickmansworth -2 12 £47,500 +11.76%
Hoddesdon +3 10 £26,500 -3.63%
Borehamwood -14 10 £52,500 +76.47%
Broxbourne - 10 £47,500 - 3
Waltham Cross - 7 £67,500 -
Royston +7 6 £50,000 +78.57% 1
Potters Bar +11 4 £34,000 -32.00%
Hitchin +2 4 £32,750 +0.76% 1
Tring +1 3 £42,500 -3.40%
Kings Langley +2 2 £36,000 +2.85%
Bishop's Stortford -5 2 £50,000 +42.85% 1
Hertford -10 1 £22,000 -58.09% 2
Ware - 1 £22,000 -
SQL
East of England

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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.

1 334 (37.28%) .NET
2 332 (37.05%) C#
3 304 (33.93%) SQL Server
4 252 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
5 245 (27.34%) Java
6 228 (25.45%) JavaScript
7 214 (23.88%) ASP.NET
7 214 (23.88%) Microsoft
8 201 (22.43%) Oracle
9 199 (22.21%) Finance
10 198 (22.10%) MVC
11 195 (21.76%) HTML
12 163 (18.19%) T-SQL
13 142 (15.85%) Windows
14 137 (15.29%) MS Excel
15 133 (14.84%) Linux
15 133 (14.84%) ASP.NET MVC
16 131 (14.62%) AngularJS
17 129 (14.40%) Analytical Skills
18 120 (13.39%) Degree
19 116 (12.95%) Scrum
20 114 (12.72%) XML
20 114 (12.72%) jQuery
21 111 (12.39%) Unix
22 108 (12.05%) CSS
22 108 (12.05%) Business Intelligence
23 102 (11.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
23 102 (11.38%) TDD
24 97 (10.83%) PL/SQL
25 93 (10.38%) Web Services

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 48 (5.36%) CMS
2 45 (5.02%) WebLogic
3 40 (4.46%) IIS
4 34 (3.79%) Tomcat
4 34 (3.79%) Umbraco
5 32 (3.57%) SAS
6 30 (3.35%) WebSphere
7 27 (3.01%) Apache
8 22 (2.46%) Elasticsearch
9 20 (2.23%) MS Exchange
10 19 (2.12%) SharePoint
11 16 (1.79%) JBoss
12 7 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2010
13 6 (0.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 6 (0.67%) MQSeries
14 5 (0.56%) Alfresco
14 5 (0.56%) Captiva
14 5 (0.56%) Documentum
14 5 (0.56%) SharePoint 2010
15 4 (0.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 137 (15.29%) MS Excel
2 36 (4.02%) MS Office
3 27 (3.01%) MS Visio
4 17 (1.90%) SPSS
5 4 (0.45%) SOLIDWORKS
6 1 (0.11%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 13 (1.45%) Magento
2 12 (1.34%) Dynamics CRM
3 11 (1.23%) Oracle EBS
3 11 (1.23%) SAP BPC
4 6 (0.67%) Oracle Applications
5 4 (0.45%) Sage 200
6 3 (0.33%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (0.33%) Oracle Assets
6 3 (0.33%) Oracle Cash Management
7 2 (0.22%) Unit4 Business World
8 1 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.11%) Infor CRM
8 1 (0.11%) Maximo
8 1 (0.11%) nopCommerce
8 1 (0.11%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.11%) Oracle Retail
8 1 (0.11%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 30 (3.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (2.34%) SaaS
3 18 (2.01%) Office 365
4 8 (0.89%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (0.45%) Mimecast
6 2 (0.22%) GitHub
6 2 (0.22%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.22%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 36 (4.02%) Firewall
2 33 (3.68%) DNS
3 25 (2.79%) TCP/IP
4 24 (2.68%) DHCP
5 17 (1.90%) Internet
6 16 (1.79%) SAN
7 12 (1.34%) FTP
7 12 (1.34%) VPN
8 11 (1.23%) SSH
9 9 (1.00%) NAS
9 9 (1.00%) Remote Desktop
9 9 (1.00%) WAN
10 8 (0.89%) IPsec
11 7 (0.78%) Wireshark
12 5 (0.56%) LAN
12 5 (0.56%) Network Security
12 5 (0.56%) VLAN
13 4 (0.45%) Cisco ASA
13 4 (0.45%) Fibre Channel
13 4 (0.45%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 304 (33.93%) SQL Server
2 102 (11.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 91 (10.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 71 (7.92%) Relational Database
5 68 (7.59%) Oracle Database
6 63 (7.03%) SQL Server 2008
7 59 (6.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 56 (6.25%) RDBMS
9 52 (5.80%) MySQL
10 50 (5.58%) Data Warehouse
11 48 (5.36%) SQL Server 2012
12 43 (4.80%) NoSQL
13 41 (4.58%) SQL Server 2014
14 38 (4.24%) Oracle Database 10g
15 34 (3.79%) MongoDB
16 32 (3.57%) Big Data
17 27 (3.01%) RavenDB
17 27 (3.01%) SQL Server 2005
18 26 (2.90%) Power BI
19 24 (2.68%) Redis
Development Applications
1 80 (8.93%) Selenium
2 54 (6.03%) JIRA
2 54 (6.03%) Subversion
2 54 (6.03%) Team Foundation Server
3 51 (5.69%) Visual Studio
4 29 (3.24%) Eclipse
4 29 (3.24%) NUnit
5 26 (2.90%) LoadRunner
6 25 (2.79%) MSTest
7 21 (2.34%) Jenkins
7 21 (2.34%) JUnit
7 21 (2.34%) Maven
8 20 (2.23%) HP UFT
9 17 (1.90%) Grunt
10 15 (1.67%) Git (software)
10 15 (1.67%) TeamCity
11 14 (1.56%) Oracle Forms
12 13 (1.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 10 (1.12%) Cucumber
14 9 (1.00%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 199 (22.21%) Finance
2 35 (3.91%) Banking
3 32 (3.57%) Legal
4 27 (3.01%) Retail
5 20 (2.23%) Marketing
6 17 (1.90%) Advertising
7 16 (1.79%) Telecoms
8 9 (1.00%) Pharmaceutical
9 7 (0.78%) Games
10 6 (0.67%) Manufacturing
11 5 (0.56%) Automotive
11 5 (0.56%) Billing
11 5 (0.56%) Law
12 4 (0.45%) Aerospace
12 4 (0.45%) Publishing
13 3 (0.33%) General Ledger
14 2 (0.22%) Electronics
14 2 (0.22%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 486 (54.24%) Developer
2 212 (23.66%) Analyst
3 202 (22.54%) .NET Developer
4 174 (19.42%) C# Developer
5 131 (14.62%) C# .NET Developer
6 126 (14.06%) SQL Developer
7 93 (10.38%) Java Developer
8 87 (9.71%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 85 (9.49%) Senior Developer
10 82 (9.15%) Test Analyst
11 58 (6.47%) Software Developer
12 53 (5.92%) SQL Analyst
13 50 (5.58%) ASP.NET Developer
14 45 (5.02%) Senior .NET Developer
15 38 (4.24%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 38 (4.24%) Support Analyst
16 35 (3.91%) DBA
17 30 (3.35%) Administrator
18 29 (3.24%) HTML Developer
18 29 (3.24%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 334 (37.28%) .NET
2 214 (23.88%) ASP.NET
3 195 (21.76%) HTML
4 133 (14.84%) ASP.NET MVC
5 131 (14.62%) AngularJS
6 114 (12.72%) jQuery
6 114 (12.72%) XML
7 108 (12.05%) CSS
8 93 (10.38%) Web Services
9 88 (9.82%) Spring
10 84 (9.38%) HTML5
11 72 (8.04%) Ajax
12 70 (7.81%) .NET Framework
13 64 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
14 63 (7.03%) RabbitMQ
15 61 (6.81%) SignalR
16 59 (6.58%) REST
17 58 (6.47%) Entity Framework
18 56 (6.25%) SOAP
19 54 (6.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 129 (14.40%) Analytical Skills
2 43 (4.80%) Computer Science
3 33 (3.68%) Management Information System
4 31 (3.46%) Mathematics
5 23 (2.57%) Visualisation
6 21 (2.34%) Data Centre
7 19 (2.12%) Enterprise Software
8 17 (1.90%) Spread Betting
9 16 (1.79%) User Experience
10 12 (1.34%) Replication
10 12 (1.34%) Virtual Team
11 10 (1.12%) Economics
12 9 (1.00%) Clustering
13 6 (0.67%) Data Integration
13 6 (0.67%) e-Learning
13 6 (0.67%) Handset
13 6 (0.67%) NHS
14 5 (0.56%) Physics
15 4 (0.45%) CMDB
15 4 (0.45%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 142 (15.85%) Windows
2 133 (14.84%) Linux
3 111 (12.39%) Unix
4 72 (8.04%) Windows Server
5 35 (3.91%) Windows Server 2012
6 32 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 17 (1.90%) Windows 7
8 15 (1.67%) Android
8 15 (1.67%) Apple iOS
8 15 (1.67%) Solaris
9 14 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 8 (0.89%) Windows 10
11 6 (0.67%) CentOS
11 6 (0.67%) HPUX
11 6 (0.67%) Windows Server 2003
12 5 (0.56%) Windows XP
13 4 (0.45%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.22%) Debian
15 1 (0.11%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 252 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
2 198 (22.10%) MVC
3 116 (12.95%) Scrum
4 108 (12.05%) Business Intelligence
5 102 (11.38%) TDD
6 68 (7.59%) Multithreading
6 68 (7.59%) Software Engineering
6 68 (7.59%) Unit Testing
7 67 (7.48%) ETL
7 67 (7.48%) OO
8 65 (7.25%) ITIL
9 60 (6.70%) Web Development
10 53 (5.92%) UML
11 52 (5.80%) SDLC
12 49 (5.47%) Automated Testing
13 48 (5.36%) Analytics
14 47 (5.25%) Continuous Integration
14 47 (5.25%) Project Management
15 43 (4.80%) User Acceptance Testing
16 40 (4.46%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 332 (37.05%) C#
2 245 (27.34%) Java
3 228 (25.45%) JavaScript
4 163 (18.19%) T-SQL
5 97 (10.83%) PL/SQL
6 59 (6.58%) Shell Script
7 56 (6.25%) TypeScript
8 53 (5.92%) Python
9 47 (5.25%) VB.NET
10 36 (4.02%) PowerShell
11 32 (3.57%) Perl
11 32 (3.57%) VB
11 32 (3.57%) VBA
12 20 (2.23%) C++
12 20 (2.23%) PHP
13 15 (1.67%) R
14 14 (1.56%) C
15 12 (1.34%) AWK
15 12 (1.34%) Bash Shell
16 9 (1.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 120 (13.39%) Degree
2 47 (5.25%) ISEB
3 42 (4.69%) ISTQB
4 31 (3.46%) Microsoft Certification
5 15 (1.67%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (1.67%) SC Cleared
5 15 (1.67%) Security Cleared
6 14 (1.56%) CCNA
7 8 (0.89%) MCITP
8 6 (0.67%) OCA
8 6 (0.67%) OCP
8 6 (0.67%) Oracle Certification
8 6 (0.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (0.45%) MCP
11 3 (0.33%) HND
11 3 (0.33%) MCSD
11 3 (0.33%) MCSE
12 2 (0.22%) CISSP
12 2 (0.22%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (6.70%) QA
2 16 (1.79%) SLA
3 14 (1.56%) Data Quality
4 5 (0.56%) PCI DSS
4 5 (0.56%) SDET
5 2 (0.22%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.11%) SEPA
System Software
1 44 (4.91%) Active Directory
2 43 (4.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (2.12%) Hyper-V
4 14 (1.56%) Virtual Machines
5 6 (0.67%) Oracle RAC
5 6 (0.67%) Terminal Services
5 6 (0.67%) VMware Workstation
6 5 (0.56%) XenApp
7 4 (0.45%) Firmware
7 4 (0.45%) VMware ESX
8 2 (0.22%) Docker
8 2 (0.22%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.22%) vSphere
9 1 (0.11%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 22 (2.46%) Grafana
1 22 (2.46%) Graphite
2 9 (1.00%) SCCM
2 9 (1.00%) SCOM
3 6 (0.67%) Data Guard
3 6 (0.67%) Oracle RMAN
4 5 (0.56%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 4 (0.45%) Cisco CUCM
5 4 (0.45%) Cisco UCCE
5 4 (0.45%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (0.45%) McAfee ePO
5 4 (0.45%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 2 (0.22%) Ansible
6 2 (0.22%) SCDPM
6 2 (0.22%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.11%) Nagios
7 1 (0.11%) Nessus
7 1 (0.11%) Puppet
7 1 (0.11%) Simpana
Vendors
1 214 (23.88%) Microsoft
2 201 (22.43%) Oracle
3 46 (5.13%) VMware
4 44 (4.91%) HP
5 37 (4.13%) SAP
6 24 (2.68%) Cisco
7 22 (2.46%) IBM
7 22 (2.46%) Tableau
8 16 (1.79%) Sybase
9 14 (1.56%) Citrix
10 12 (1.34%) Cognos
11 9 (1.00%) Computacenter
11 9 (1.00%) Talend
12 8 (0.89%) Dell
12 8 (0.89%) Red Hat
13 7 (0.78%) Sun
14 6 (0.67%) ATG
14 6 (0.67%) Blue Martini
14 6 (0.67%) SonicWALL
15 5 (0.56%) Xamarin
Watford, Hertfordshire
Firway Consulting
Salary: From £32,000 to £40,000 per annum To £40k (Depending on exp)
Posted: 22 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Harpenden, Hertfordshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Harpenden, Hertfordshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Streamline Connections
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 10-15% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
AAP3
Salary: £28000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 35k + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Harpenden, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000.00 per annum + be - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 4 days ago
Royston, Hertfordshire
Hotel Chocolat
Salary: £competitive + Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Webrecruit
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Harpenden, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Broxbourne, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35 - 70k + bonus, 9% pension, 25 days holiday and more!
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
TK Maxx
Salary: Competitive + bonuses
Posted: 3 days ago
Broxbourne, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Broxbourne, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago