The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 6 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 109 115 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 19.33% 23.91% 24.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 44.49% 53.99% 54.87%
Number of salaries quoted 93 103 109
Median salary £45,000 £50,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.89% +18.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,200 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £64,300 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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 Watford region.

Programming Languages Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
245 213 277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 43.44% 44.28% 43.90%
Number of salaries quoted 222 182 197
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £61,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of job ads across the Watford region citing SQL as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

SQL
Salary Trend in Watford

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

SQL Salary Trend in Watford

SQL
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL across the Watford region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

SQL Salary Histogram in Watford

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, 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 Watford region with a requirement for SQL.

1 104 (46.43%) Java
2 75 (33.48%) Agile Software Development
3 74 (33.04%) Finance
4 71 (31.70%) SQL Server
5 70 (31.25%) Oracle
6 64 (28.57%) XML
7 61 (27.23%) Microsoft
8 59 (26.34%) Linux
9 57 (25.45%) Unix
10 54 (24.11%) Analytical Skills
11 49 (21.88%) C#
12 47 (20.98%) Web Services
13 46 (20.54%) JavaScript
13 46 (20.54%) .NET
14 45 (20.09%) HTML
15 43 (19.20%) REST
16 38 (16.96%) Spring
17 37 (16.52%) SOAP
18 35 (15.63%) T-SQL
19 34 (15.18%) Degree
20 33 (14.73%) Scrum
21 32 (14.29%) CSS
21 32 (14.29%) ETL
22 31 (13.84%) J2EE
22 31 (13.84%) QA
23 30 (13.39%) Windows
24 29 (12.95%) MS Excel
24 29 (12.95%) TDD
24 29 (12.95%) SQL Server 2008
25 27 (12.05%) Selenium

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Watford 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 22 (9.82%) WebLogic
2 20 (8.93%) WebSphere
3 15 (6.70%) Tomcat
4 12 (5.36%) CMS
5 9 (4.02%) Apache
5 9 (4.02%) JBoss
6 7 (3.13%) MQSeries
6 7 (3.13%) SharePoint
7 6 (2.68%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 4 (1.79%) Drupal
9 3 (1.34%) IIS
9 3 (1.34%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (1.34%) Tuxedo
10 2 (0.89%) MS Exchange
11 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 1 (0.45%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.45%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 29 (12.95%) MS Excel
2 16 (7.14%) MS Office
3 1 (0.45%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.45%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 16 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
1 16 (7.14%) SAP BPC
2 8 (3.57%) Magento
3 1 (0.45%) Maximo
3 1 (0.45%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.45%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.45%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.45%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (0.45%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.45%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.45%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.68%) Office 365
2 5 (2.23%) SaaS
3 3 (1.34%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.89%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (8.04%) DNS
2 17 (7.59%) Firewall
3 16 (7.14%) Internet
4 12 (5.36%) TCP/IP
5 11 (4.91%) VPN
6 10 (4.46%) SSH
7 8 (3.57%) Network Security
8 7 (3.13%) DHCP
8 7 (3.13%) FTP
9 6 (2.68%) Remote Desktop
10 5 (2.23%) IPsec
11 3 (1.34%) Wireshark
12 2 (0.89%) LAN
12 2 (0.89%) VLAN
12 2 (0.89%) WAN
13 1 (0.45%) AMQP
13 1 (0.45%) NAS
13 1 (0.45%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (31.70%) SQL Server
2 29 (12.95%) SQL Server 2008
3 26 (11.61%) MySQL
4 25 (11.16%) Data Warehouse
5 21 (9.38%) SQL Server 2012
5 21 (9.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 20 (8.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 18 (8.04%) Power BI
8 16 (7.14%) MS Access
8 16 (7.14%) SAP BW
8 16 (7.14%) SAP Data Services
9 11 (4.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 10 (4.46%) RDBMS
10 10 (4.46%) Relational Database
11 8 (3.57%) Oracle Database
12 6 (2.68%) Jackrabbit
12 6 (2.68%) SQL Server 2005
13 5 (2.23%) PostgreSQL
13 5 (2.23%) SQL Server 2014
14 3 (1.34%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 27 (12.05%) Selenium
2 21 (9.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 20 (8.93%) HP UFT
4 19 (8.48%) JUnit
5 16 (7.14%) Visual Studio
6 15 (6.70%) LoadRunner
7 14 (6.25%) Cucumber
8 13 (5.80%) Maven
9 11 (4.91%) Subversion
9 11 (4.91%) WebDriver
10 10 (4.46%) Git (software)
10 10 (4.46%) Talend Open Studio
11 9 (4.02%) JBehave
12 6 (2.68%) Eclipse
12 6 (2.68%) Log4j
12 6 (2.68%) Mockito
13 5 (2.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 3 (1.34%) JIRA
14 3 (1.34%) NeoLoad
15 2 (0.89%) Jenkins
General
1 74 (33.04%) Finance
2 8 (3.57%) Banking
2 8 (3.57%) Marketing
2 8 (3.57%) Retail
3 4 (1.79%) Telecoms
4 2 (0.89%) Automotive
4 2 (0.89%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.45%) Advertising
5 1 (0.45%) Billing
5 1 (0.45%) Games
5 1 (0.45%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.45%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 91 (40.63%) Developer
2 58 (25.89%) Analyst
3 35 (15.63%) Java Developer
4 31 (13.84%) Test Analyst
5 19 (8.48%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 16 (7.14%) C# Developer
6 16 (7.14%) Microsoft BI Developer
6 16 (7.14%) Microsoft Developer
6 16 (7.14%) Senior Developer
7 15 (6.70%) Senior Java Developer
8 14 (6.25%) JavaScript Developer
8 14 (6.25%) SQL Developer
9 13 (5.80%) .NET Developer
10 12 (5.36%) QA Analyst
10 12 (5.36%) QA Test Analyst
10 12 (5.36%) Test Leader
11 10 (4.46%) Support Analyst
11 10 (4.46%) Support Engineer
12 9 (4.02%) Administrator
12 9 (4.02%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (28.57%) XML
2 47 (20.98%) Web Services
3 46 (20.54%) .NET
4 45 (20.09%) HTML
5 43 (19.20%) REST
6 38 (16.96%) Spring
7 37 (16.52%) SOAP
8 32 (14.29%) CSS
9 31 (13.84%) J2EE
10 27 (12.05%) ASP.NET
10 27 (12.05%) Hibernate
11 21 (9.38%) jQuery
12 19 (8.48%) HTML5
13 18 (8.04%) Ajax
14 17 (7.59%) CSS3
14 17 (7.59%) RESTful
15 16 (7.14%) MDX
16 13 (5.80%) JSON
17 12 (5.36%) Java EE
18 9 (4.02%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 54 (24.11%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (9.38%) Management Information System
3 16 (7.14%) Computer Science
4 15 (6.70%) Enterprise Software
5 11 (4.91%) Virtual Team
6 9 (4.02%) Data Centre
6 9 (4.02%) RIA
7 6 (2.68%) Handset
7 6 (2.68%) PACS
8 5 (2.23%) Mathematics
8 5 (2.23%) NHS
9 3 (1.34%) Data Integration
9 3 (1.34%) Physics
9 3 (1.34%) Public Cloud
10 2 (0.89%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.89%) Clustering
10 2 (0.89%) Cybercrime
10 2 (0.89%) Data Extraction
10 2 (0.89%) Economics
11 1 (0.45%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 59 (26.34%) Linux
2 57 (25.45%) Unix
3 30 (13.39%) Windows
4 19 (8.48%) Windows Server
5 11 (4.91%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (4.46%) Solaris
7 9 (4.02%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (3.13%) Windows 7
9 6 (2.68%) HPUX
9 6 (2.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.89%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.45%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (33.48%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (14.73%) Scrum
3 32 (14.29%) ETL
4 29 (12.95%) TDD
5 26 (11.61%) Business Intelligence
5 26 (11.61%) Unit Testing
6 25 (11.16%) Data Modelling
7 24 (10.71%) OO
7 24 (10.71%) UML
8 23 (10.27%) CRM
8 23 (10.27%) Mentoring
8 23 (10.27%) Performance Tuning
9 21 (9.38%) ITIL
10 20 (8.93%) SDLC
11 19 (8.48%) Functional Testing
12 18 (8.04%) Time Management
13 17 (7.59%) Automation Testing
13 17 (7.59%) Database Tuning
13 17 (7.59%) ETL Development
14 16 (7.14%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 104 (46.43%) Java
2 49 (21.88%) C#
3 46 (20.54%) JavaScript
4 35 (15.63%) T-SQL
5 25 (11.16%) Python
6 24 (10.71%) Shell Script
7 22 (9.82%) PL/SQL
8 21 (9.38%) Perl
9 19 (8.48%) VBA
10 16 (7.14%) PowerShell
11 13 (5.80%) C++
12 10 (4.46%) C
12 10 (4.46%) VB
13 9 (4.02%) AWK
14 5 (2.23%) ABAP
15 4 (1.79%) Bash Shell
16 3 (1.34%) VB.NET
17 2 (0.89%) PHP
18 1 (0.45%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 34 (15.18%) Degree
2 4 (1.79%) CCNA
2 4 (1.79%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (1.79%) SC Cleared
2 4 (1.79%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.34%) CCNP
3 3 (1.34%) CISA
3 3 (1.34%) CISM
3 3 (1.34%) CISSP
4 2 (0.89%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.45%) ISEB
5 1 (0.45%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.45%) MCDBA
5 1 (0.45%) MCSA
5 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (13.84%) QA
2 10 (4.46%) SDET
3 8 (3.57%) SLA
4 4 (1.79%) Data Quality
5 3 (1.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (1.34%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (5.36%) Active Directory
2 9 (4.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (2.68%) Terminal Services
3 6 (2.68%) VMware Workstation
4 4 (1.79%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.45%) Docker
5 1 (0.45%) vSphere
5 1 (0.45%) XenApp
5 1 (0.45%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (0.89%) Ansible
1 2 (0.89%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (0.45%) Nagios
2 1 (0.45%) Nessus
2 1 (0.45%) SCCM
2 1 (0.45%) Simpana
2 1 (0.45%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 70 (31.25%) Oracle
2 61 (27.23%) Microsoft
3 25 (11.16%) IBM
4 22 (9.82%) SAP
5 21 (9.38%) HP
6 16 (7.14%) Cognos
7 10 (4.46%) Sybase
7 10 (4.46%) Talend
7 10 (4.46%) VMware
8 6 (2.68%) ATG
8 6 (2.68%) Blue Martini
9 5 (2.23%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (1.79%) Citrix
10 4 (1.79%) Informatica
10 4 (1.79%) Sun
10 4 (1.79%) Telerik
11 3 (1.34%) CheckPoint
11 3 (1.34%) Perforce
12 2 (0.89%) New Relic
12 2 (0.89%) Symantec
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