The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 29 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 3 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 143 154 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 26.34% 24.48% 31.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 51.62% 57.04% 67.15%
Number of salaries quoted 97 119 65
Average salary £47,500 £41,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.45% +18.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,200 £32,500 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £42,300
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +6.94%
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
277 270 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 51.01% 42.93% 47.24%
Number of salaries quoted 203 208 100
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +18.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 June 2015.

SQL Salary Histogram in Watford

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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.

1 135 (49.27%) Java
2 117 (42.70%) JavaScript
3 109 (39.78%) .NET
4 98 (35.77%) SQL Server
5 89 (32.48%) Windows
5 89 (32.48%) Linux
6 86 (31.39%) HTML
7 81 (29.56%) UNIX
7 81 (29.56%) Finance
8 78 (28.47%) WebSphere
9 72 (26.28%) Oracle
10 70 (25.55%) J2EE
10 70 (25.55%) Microsoft
11 68 (24.82%) C#
12 66 (24.09%) XML
13 64 (23.36%) DB2
14 57 (20.80%) IBM
15 54 (19.71%) ASP.NET
16 48 (17.52%) CSS
17 47 (17.15%) Relational Database
18 44 (16.06%) SQL Server 2008
18 44 (16.06%) WebSphere Application Server
19 42 (15.33%) Apache
19 42 (15.33%) Tomcat
20 41 (14.96%) Web Services
20 41 (14.96%) Agile Software Development
20 41 (14.96%) Retail
21 40 (14.60%) Spring
21 40 (14.60%) Analytical Skills
21 40 (14.60%) MS Excel

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 78 (28.47%) WebSphere
2 44 (16.06%) WebSphere Application Server
3 42 (15.33%) Apache
3 42 (15.33%) Tomcat
4 27 (9.85%) IIS
5 23 (8.39%) JBoss
6 21 (7.66%) MQSeries
7 19 (6.93%) Apache ServiceMix
8 15 (5.47%) SharePoint
9 13 (4.74%) IBM HTTP Server
10 9 (3.28%) Drupal
11 7 (2.55%) WebLogic
12 5 (1.82%) ColdFusion
13 4 (1.46%) Lotus Domino
13 4 (1.46%) MS Exchange
14 3 (1.09%) BizTalk Server
14 3 (1.09%) Apache Solr
14 3 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2010
15 2 (0.73%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 2 (0.73%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 40 (14.60%) MS Excel
2 14 (5.11%) MS Office
3 2 (0.73%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.36%) MS Project
4 1 (0.36%) SOLIDWORKS
4 1 (0.36%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 14 (5.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (3.65%) Magento
3 7 (2.55%) Maximo
4 6 (2.19%) CA PPM
5 2 (0.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.36%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.55%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.46%) SaaS
4 2 (0.73%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 30 (10.95%) HTTP
2 13 (4.74%) Internet
3 12 (4.38%) FTP
4 11 (4.01%) Firewall
5 7 (2.55%) HTTPS
6 4 (1.46%) IPv4
7 2 (0.73%) Unified Communications
7 2 (0.73%) PBX
7 2 (0.73%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.36%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 98 (35.77%) SQL Server
2 64 (23.36%) DB2
3 47 (17.15%) Relational Database
4 44 (16.06%) SQL Server 2008
5 39 (14.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 30 (10.95%) MongoDB
7 27 (9.85%) NoSQL
8 26 (9.49%) MySQL
9 24 (8.76%) DbVisualizer
10 21 (7.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 20 (7.30%) Oracle Database
12 19 (6.93%) Sybase ASE
13 16 (5.84%) SQL Server 2012
14 13 (4.74%) Oracle Database 11g
15 12 (4.38%) Data Warehouse
16 9 (3.28%) SQL Server 2005
17 8 (2.92%) Oracle Database 10g
17 8 (2.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 7 (2.55%) CouchDB
18 7 (2.55%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 28 (10.22%) Subversion
2 21 (7.66%) LoadRunner
3 18 (6.57%) JUnit
4 15 (5.47%) HP UFT
5 14 (5.11%) Rational Application Developer
5 14 (5.11%) Eclipse
6 12 (4.38%) Cucumber
7 11 (4.01%) Selenium
8 10 (3.65%) WebDriver
8 10 (3.65%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
8 10 (3.65%) Maven
9 7 (2.55%) JMeter
10 4 (1.46%) Ant
10 4 (1.46%) Visual Studio
10 4 (1.46%) SoapUI
10 4 (1.46%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (1.09%) Jenkins
11 3 (1.09%) PowerBuilder
12 2 (0.73%) Toad
12 2 (0.73%) Log4j
General
1 81 (29.56%) Finance
2 41 (14.96%) Retail
3 8 (2.92%) Banking
4 6 (2.19%) Manufacturing
5 5 (1.82%) Marketing
6 4 (1.46%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.46%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.09%) Law
8 2 (0.73%) Electronics
9 1 (0.36%) Advertising
9 1 (0.36%) Games
9 1 (0.36%) French Language
Job Titles
1 160 (58.39%) Developer
2 51 (18.61%) Analyst
3 39 (14.23%) Java Developer
4 36 (13.14%) Senior Developer
5 35 (12.77%) .NET Developer
6 28 (10.22%) Tester
7 24 (8.76%) C# Developer
8 23 (8.39%) SQL Developer
9 22 (8.03%) Senior .NET Developer
10 20 (7.30%) Support Analyst
11 18 (6.57%) Software Developer
12 17 (6.20%) Consultant
13 16 (5.84%) Architect
14 14 (5.11%) Programmer
15 13 (4.74%) C# .NET Developer
16 12 (4.38%) Operations Support Analyst
16 12 (4.38%) Database Developer
16 12 (4.38%) Operations Analyst
16 12 (4.38%) Systems Analyst
17 11 (4.01%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (39.78%) .NET
2 86 (31.39%) HTML
3 70 (25.55%) J2EE
4 66 (24.09%) XML
5 54 (19.71%) ASP.NET
6 48 (17.52%) CSS
7 41 (14.96%) Web Services
8 40 (14.60%) Spring
9 27 (9.85%) Hibernate
10 26 (9.49%) JDBC
11 25 (9.12%) JSP
12 24 (8.76%) Flash
13 23 (8.39%) jQuery
14 19 (6.93%) RESTful
14 19 (6.93%) Struts
15 14 (5.11%) Spring MVC
15 14 (5.11%) WPF
16 13 (4.74%) Servlets
16 13 (4.74%) WebSphere MQ
17 12 (4.38%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 40 (14.60%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (4.01%) Computer Science
3 8 (2.92%) User Experience
4 7 (2.55%) Data Centre
5 6 (2.19%) Client/Server
6 5 (1.82%) BBC
6 5 (1.82%) Social Media
6 5 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.46%) FMCG
8 3 (1.09%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.09%) Blog
8 3 (1.09%) Derivative
9 2 (0.73%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.73%) DTV
9 2 (0.73%) Replication
9 2 (0.73%) Web 2.0
10 1 (0.36%) PDA
10 1 (0.36%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.36%) Online Gambling
10 1 (0.36%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 89 (32.48%) Windows
1 89 (32.48%) Linux
2 81 (29.56%) UNIX
3 36 (13.14%) AIX
4 28 (10.22%) Solaris
5 9 (3.28%) Windows 7
6 8 (2.92%) Windows XP
7 7 (2.55%) Android
7 7 (2.55%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (2.55%) Apple iOS
7 7 (2.55%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (2.19%) HPUX
9 4 (1.46%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (1.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.36%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (14.96%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (14.60%) Business Intelligence
3 34 (12.41%) E-Commerce
4 31 (11.31%) Automated Testing
5 29 (10.58%) MVC
6 28 (10.22%) TDD
7 27 (9.85%) System Testing
8 25 (9.12%) Data Modelling
9 23 (8.39%) Problem Management
10 21 (7.66%) Continuous Integration
11 19 (6.93%) Software Engineering
11 19 (6.93%) Web Development
11 19 (6.93%) ITIL
12 18 (6.57%) OO
12 18 (6.57%) CRM
13 15 (5.47%) Regression Testing
13 15 (5.47%) Test Scripting
13 15 (5.47%) Test Automation
14 13 (4.74%) UML
15 12 (4.38%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 135 (49.27%) Java
2 117 (42.70%) JavaScript
3 68 (24.82%) C#
4 34 (12.41%) Perl
5 33 (12.04%) T-SQL
6 22 (8.03%) PL/SQL
6 22 (8.03%) Bash Shell
7 20 (7.30%) PHP
8 18 (6.57%) VB.NET
9 13 (4.74%) VB
10 12 (4.38%) C
11 8 (2.92%) C++
12 7 (2.55%) AWK
13 6 (2.19%) XPath
14 5 (1.82%) VBA
14 5 (1.82%) FoxPro (VFP)
14 5 (1.82%) Shell Script
15 3 (1.09%) Python
15 3 (1.09%) MUMPS
16 2 (0.73%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 32 (11.68%) Degree
2 16 (5.84%) Sun Certification
3 15 (5.47%) Security Cleared
4 13 (4.74%) SC Cleared
5 5 (1.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (1.82%) ISEB
6 4 (1.46%) CISSP
6 4 (1.46%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (1.46%) CISM
7 2 (0.73%) MCITP
7 2 (0.73%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.47%) QA
2 9 (3.28%) ISO 9001
3 4 (1.46%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.09%) SLA
5 1 (0.36%) Data Quality
System Software
1 10 (3.65%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.46%) VMware ESX
2 4 (1.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (1.46%) Hyper-V
2 4 (1.46%) VirtualBox
3 2 (0.73%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (0.73%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (0.73%) Data Guard
1 2 (0.73%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (0.73%) Puppet
1 2 (0.73%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (0.73%) Ansible
2 1 (0.36%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (0.36%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 72 (26.28%) Oracle
2 70 (25.55%) Microsoft
3 57 (20.80%) IBM
4 28 (10.22%) Sybase
5 22 (8.03%) Sun
6 19 (6.93%) Jaspersoft
7 15 (5.47%) HP
8 8 (2.92%) Red Hat
8 8 (2.92%) VMware
9 7 (2.55%) Xamarin
10 5 (1.82%) Facebook
10 5 (1.82%) Yahoo!
10 5 (1.82%) Google
10 5 (1.82%) Apple
10 5 (1.82%) Sony
10 5 (1.82%) SAP
11 4 (1.46%) Citrix
11 4 (1.46%) New Relic
11 4 (1.46%) AppDynamics
12 3 (1.09%) Infor
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
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Salary: From £32,000 to £35,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits Package
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