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

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 5 17 4
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -13
Permanent jobs citing SQL 14 2 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 20.59% 3.13% 27.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 58.33% 16.67% 44.64%
Number of salaries quoted 14 2 37
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £29,000 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £61,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
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
24 12 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 35.29% 18.75% 62.22%
Number of salaries quoted 23 11 86
Average salary £32,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £29,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,000 £64,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 20 October 2014.

SQL Salary Histogram in Rickmansworth

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 20 (83.33%) Oracle
2 19 (79.17%) Oracle Database
3 12 (50.00%) Shell Script
4 11 (45.83%) Microsoft
4 11 (45.83%) PL/SQL
4 11 (45.83%) UNIX
4 11 (45.83%) MS Excel
5 9 (37.50%) JIRA
6 8 (33.33%) Web Development
6 8 (33.33%) Oracle Fusion
6 8 (33.33%) PuTTY
6 8 (33.33%) WinSCP
6 8 (33.33%) FTP
6 8 (33.33%) Toad
6 8 (33.33%) Linux
6 8 (33.33%) MS Office
6 8 (33.33%) Middleware
6 8 (33.33%) Tivoli
6 8 (33.33%) Finance
6 8 (33.33%) SSH
7 7 (29.17%) Perl
8 5 (20.83%) HTML
8 5 (20.83%) XML
8 5 (20.83%) Oracle Forms
8 5 (20.83%) Degree
9 4 (16.67%) Ajax
9 4 (16.67%) jQuery
9 4 (16.67%) Performance Testing
9 4 (16.67%) Security Cleared
9 4 (16.67%) Apache

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 4 (16.67%) WebLogic
1 4 (16.67%) Apache
2 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (45.83%) MS Excel
2 8 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (33.33%) FTP
1 8 (33.33%) SSH
1 8 (33.33%) PuTTY
1 8 (33.33%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (79.17%) Oracle Database
2 4 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (16.67%) MySQL
3 3 (12.50%) RDBMS
3 3 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (12.50%) Relational Database
4 2 (8.33%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 2 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (37.50%) JIRA
2 8 (33.33%) Toad
3 5 (20.83%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (12.50%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (4.17%) LoadRunner
5 1 (4.17%) ClearQuest
5 1 (4.17%) Eclipse
5 1 (4.17%) JUnit
General
1 8 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Banking
2 3 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) Developer
2 7 (29.17%) Environment Manager
3 4 (16.67%) Database Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Oracle Database Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Web Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Oracle Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Senior Tester
4 3 (12.50%) Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Tester
4 3 (12.50%) Performance Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Capacity Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Test Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Software Tester
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Technical Tester
5 1 (4.17%) DevOps Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Tester
5 1 (4.17%) Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Test Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (33.33%) Middleware
1 8 (33.33%) Oracle Fusion
2 5 (20.83%) HTML
2 5 (20.83%) XML
3 4 (16.67%) XSL
3 4 (16.67%) LAMP
3 4 (16.67%) jQuery
3 4 (16.67%) Ajax
4 3 (12.50%) J2EE
5 1 (4.17%) Web Services
5 1 (4.17%) XSLT
5 1 (4.17%) Hibernate
5 1 (4.17%) Spring
5 1 (4.17%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 11 (45.83%) UNIX
2 8 (33.33%) Linux
3 3 (12.50%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) Web Development
2 4 (16.67%) Performance Testing
3 3 (12.50%) Operations Management
3 3 (12.50%) ITIL
3 3 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (8.33%) V-Model
4 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (8.33%) Test Scripting
4 2 (8.33%) Manual Testing
5 1 (4.17%) Data Mapping
5 1 (4.17%) Data Architecture
5 1 (4.17%) Usability Testing
5 1 (4.17%) Integration Testing
5 1 (4.17%) Migration
5 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.17%) Data Analysis
5 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2
5 1 (4.17%) UML
5 1 (4.17%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 12 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 11 (45.83%) PL/SQL
3 7 (29.17%) Perl
4 4 (16.67%) PHP
4 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 3 (12.50%) Java
5 3 (12.50%) VBA
5 3 (12.50%) AWK
5 3 (12.50%) Korn
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) Degree
2 4 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 3 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 8 (33.33%) Tivoli
2 3 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (83.33%) Oracle
2 11 (45.83%) Microsoft
3 3 (12.50%) Sun
3 3 (12.50%) BEA
4 1 (4.17%) VocaLink
4 1 (4.17%) HP
4 1 (4.17%) Adobe
4 1 (4.17%) Cognos