The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Rickmansworth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 9 4 10
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +6
Permanent jobs citing SQL 18 8 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 26.87% 27.59% 14.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 36.73% 66.67% 32.95%
Number of salaries quoted 18 8 25
Average salary £40,000 £36,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.84% -18.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £33,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,900 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -
SQL
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Rickmansworth region.

Programming Languages Category
Rickmansworth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
49 12 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 73.13% 41.38% 44.22%
Number of salaries quoted 41 11 56
Average salary £45,000 £44,250 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.69% -26.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £40,250
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £62,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Rickmansworth

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL across the Rickmansworth region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Rickmansworth

SQL
Salary Trend in Rickmansworth

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL across the Rickmansworth region.

SQL Salary Trend in Rickmansworth

SQL
Salary Histogram in Rickmansworth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL across the Rickmansworth region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

SQL Salary Histogram in Rickmansworth

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Rickmansworth 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 22 (70.97%) Finance
2 18 (58.06%) MS Office
2 18 (58.06%) Microsoft
3 17 (54.84%) HTML
3 17 (54.84%) JavaScript
4 16 (51.61%) XML
4 16 (51.61%) XSL
5 13 (41.94%) Ajax
5 13 (41.94%) Web Development
6 12 (38.71%) Oracle
6 12 (38.71%) SQL Server
6 12 (38.71%) MS Excel
7 11 (35.48%) Shell Script
7 11 (35.48%) Oracle Database
8 10 (32.26%) Continuous Improvement
8 10 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (32.26%) C#
9 9 (29.03%) C++
9 9 (29.03%) .NET
9 9 (29.03%) IIS
9 9 (29.03%) Windows
9 9 (29.03%) TDD
9 9 (29.03%) Pair Programming
9 9 (29.03%) Scrum
9 9 (29.03%) User Stories
9 9 (29.03%) Visual Studio Team System
9 9 (29.03%) Team Foundation Server
9 9 (29.03%) Microsoft Azure
10 8 (25.81%) Oracle Fusion
10 8 (25.81%) SSH

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Rickmansworth 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 9 (29.03%) IIS
2 7 (22.58%) Apache
3 1 (3.23%) WebLogic
Applications
1 18 (58.06%) MS Office
2 12 (38.71%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (29.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.81%) SSH
1 8 (25.81%) PuTTY
1 8 (25.81%) WinSCP
1 8 (25.81%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (38.71%) SQL Server
2 11 (35.48%) Oracle Database
3 7 (22.58%) MySQL
3 7 (22.58%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (12.90%) Relational Database
5 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (9.68%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (3.23%) RDBMS
6 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 9 (29.03%) Visual Studio Team System
1 9 (29.03%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (25.81%) JIRA
2 8 (25.81%) Toad
3 2 (6.45%) LoadRunner
4 1 (3.23%) PowerBuilder
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle Forms
General
1 22 (70.97%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Marketing
2 1 (3.23%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (54.84%) Developer
2 10 (32.26%) Software Developer
3 7 (22.58%) Analyst
3 7 (22.58%) Senior Developer
3 7 (22.58%) Senior Software Developer
4 5 (16.13%) Environment Manager
5 4 (12.90%) Web Developer
6 3 (9.68%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Environment Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) CRM Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) Junior Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) Junior
6 3 (9.68%) Support Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) Database Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) PHP Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Trainee Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) Trainee
7 2 (6.45%) Architect
7 2 (6.45%) Test Architect
8 1 (3.23%) Capacity Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (54.84%) HTML
2 16 (51.61%) XML
2 16 (51.61%) XSL
3 13 (41.94%) Ajax
4 9 (29.03%) .NET
5 8 (25.81%) Oracle Fusion
5 8 (25.81%) Middleware
6 7 (22.58%) jQuery
7 4 (12.90%) LAMP
8 3 (9.68%) JSON
9 1 (3.23%) J2EE
Operating Systems
1 9 (29.03%) Windows
2 8 (25.81%) UNIX
2 8 (25.81%) Linux
3 3 (9.68%) Debian
4 1 (3.23%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (41.94%) Web Development
2 10 (32.26%) Continuous Improvement
2 10 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (29.03%) TDD
3 9 (29.03%) Pair Programming
3 9 (29.03%) Scrum
3 9 (29.03%) User Stories
4 7 (22.58%) OO
5 3 (9.68%) Performance Testing
5 3 (9.68%) CRM
6 2 (6.45%) Test Strategy
6 2 (6.45%) Non-Functional Testing
7 1 (3.23%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (3.23%) Test Planning
7 1 (3.23%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (3.23%) Operations Management
7 1 (3.23%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 17 (54.84%) JavaScript
2 11 (35.48%) Shell Script
3 10 (32.26%) C#
4 9 (29.03%) C++
5 8 (25.81%) Perl
6 7 (22.58%) PHP
7 3 (9.68%) Bash Shell
7 3 (9.68%) Python
7 3 (9.68%) PL/SQL
8 1 (3.23%) Korn
8 1 (3.23%) AWK
8 1 (3.23%) VBA
8 1 (3.23%) Progress 4GL
Qualifications
1 7 (22.58%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 8 (25.81%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 18 (58.06%) Microsoft
2 12 (38.71%) Oracle
3 2 (6.45%) HP
4 1 (3.23%) BEA
4 1 (3.23%) Ab Initio
4 1 (3.23%) Progress
4 1 (3.23%) Sun