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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 4 2 5
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Permanent jobs citing SQL 115 145 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 23.23% 27.72% 22.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 55.83% 63.04% 53.54%
Number of salaries quoted 98 113 87
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,395 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,400 £56,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
206 230 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 41.62% 43.98% 41.85%
Number of salaries quoted 175 191 152
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 30 September 2016.

SQL Salary Histogram in Watford

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 105 (44.49%) Java
2 93 (39.41%) Oracle
3 84 (35.59%) Finance
4 78 (33.05%) Microsoft
5 76 (32.20%) XML
6 72 (30.51%) Agile Software Development
7 66 (27.97%) SQL Server
8 56 (23.73%) Unix
9 49 (20.76%) Web Services
10 47 (19.92%) JavaScript
11 45 (19.07%) J2EE
12 43 (18.22%) Linux
13 42 (17.80%) T-SQL
14 41 (17.37%) .NET
14 41 (17.37%) Analytical Skills
15 40 (16.95%) HTML
16 39 (16.53%) ETL
16 39 (16.53%) SQL Server 2008
17 38 (16.10%) SDLC
17 38 (16.10%) PL/SQL
17 38 (16.10%) Spring
18 37 (15.68%) MS Excel
18 37 (15.68%) REST
18 37 (15.68%) Degree
19 36 (15.25%) UML
19 36 (15.25%) Business Intelligence
20 34 (14.41%) Data Modelling
20 34 (14.41%) C#
21 33 (13.98%) Waterfall
22 31 (13.14%) Mentoring

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 (9.32%) WebLogic
2 17 (7.20%) WebSphere
3 14 (5.93%) CMS
4 8 (3.39%) Tomcat
5 7 (2.97%) SharePoint
6 6 (2.54%) MQSeries
7 5 (2.12%) Apache
7 5 (2.12%) WebSphere Application Server
8 4 (1.69%) MS Exchange
9 3 (1.27%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 3 (1.27%) Drupal
9 3 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (1.27%) Tuxedo
10 1 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.42%) IIS
10 1 (0.42%) JBoss
10 1 (0.42%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.42%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.42%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 37 (15.68%) MS Excel
2 21 (8.90%) MS Office
3 3 (1.27%) SOLIDWORKS
4 2 (0.85%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.42%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 21 (8.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (7.63%) SAP BPC
3 4 (1.69%) Scribe Insight
4 3 (1.27%) Magento
4 3 (1.27%) Sage 200
5 2 (0.85%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.42%) Maximo
6 1 (0.42%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.54%) Office 365
2 5 (2.12%) SaaS
3 3 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (7.63%) Firewall
1 18 (7.63%) Internet
2 17 (7.20%) DNS
3 16 (6.78%) TCP/IP
3 16 (6.78%) VPN
4 15 (6.36%) Network Security
5 14 (5.93%) SSH
6 10 (4.24%) IPsec
7 7 (2.97%) DHCP
8 6 (2.54%) Remote Desktop
9 4 (1.69%) FTP
10 3 (1.27%) Wireshark
11 2 (0.85%) LAN
11 2 (0.85%) NAS
11 2 (0.85%) SAN
11 2 (0.85%) WAN
12 1 (0.42%) HTTP
12 1 (0.42%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (27.97%) SQL Server
2 39 (16.53%) SQL Server 2008
3 25 (10.59%) Data Warehouse
4 22 (9.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 22 (9.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 20 (8.47%) SQL Server 2012
6 19 (8.05%) Power BI
7 18 (7.63%) MySQL
7 18 (7.63%) SAP BW
8 17 (7.20%) MS Access
8 17 (7.20%) SAP Data Services
9 10 (4.24%) PostgreSQL
10 9 (3.81%) DB2
11 8 (3.39%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 8 (3.39%) Oracle Reports
11 8 (3.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 7 (2.97%) Oracle Database
13 6 (2.54%) Informix
14 4 (1.69%) SQL Server 2005
15 3 (1.27%) Jackrabbit
Development Applications
1 25 (10.59%) Team Foundation Server
2 20 (8.47%) LoadRunner
3 18 (7.63%) Selenium
3 18 (7.63%) Visual Studio
4 17 (7.20%) Cucumber
5 15 (6.36%) JUnit
5 15 (6.36%) WebDriver
6 13 (5.51%) HP UFT
7 11 (4.66%) Subversion
8 10 (4.24%) JBehave
9 9 (3.81%) Maven
9 9 (3.81%) Talend Open Studio
10 8 (3.39%) JIRA
11 6 (2.54%) Git (software)
12 5 (2.12%) NeoLoad
12 5 (2.12%) Rational Application Developer
12 5 (2.12%) SoapUI
13 3 (1.27%) ClearQuest
13 3 (1.27%) Log4j
13 3 (1.27%) Mockito
General
1 84 (35.59%) Finance
2 18 (7.63%) Retail
3 12 (5.08%) Banking
4 9 (3.81%) Marketing
5 6 (2.54%) Spanish Language
6 4 (1.69%) Back Office
7 3 (1.27%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (1.27%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.42%) Automotive
8 1 (0.42%) French Language
8 1 (0.42%) German Language
8 1 (0.42%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.42%) Portuguese Language
8 1 (0.42%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 89 (37.71%) Developer
2 50 (21.19%) Analyst
3 34 (14.41%) Java Developer
4 25 (10.59%) Test Analyst
5 21 (8.90%) Microsoft Developer
6 19 (8.05%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 19 (8.05%) Senior Developer
7 17 (7.20%) Microsoft BI Developer
8 16 (6.78%) Support Engineer
9 15 (6.36%) Senior Java Developer
10 13 (5.51%) JavaScript Developer
11 12 (5.08%) Test Leader
12 10 (4.24%) Consultant
12 10 (4.24%) Java Engineer
12 10 (4.24%) Software Test Engineer
12 10 (4.24%) Test Automation Engineer
12 10 (4.24%) Test Engineer
13 9 (3.81%) Administrator
13 9 (3.81%) Applications Support
13 9 (3.81%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (32.20%) XML
2 49 (20.76%) Web Services
3 45 (19.07%) J2EE
4 41 (17.37%) .NET
5 40 (16.95%) HTML
6 38 (16.10%) Spring
7 37 (15.68%) REST
8 31 (13.14%) Hibernate
9 25 (10.59%) SOAP
10 24 (10.17%) CSS
11 23 (9.75%) ASP.NET
12 20 (8.47%) MDX
13 15 (6.36%) jQuery
14 14 (5.93%) CSS3
15 12 (5.08%) HTML5
15 12 (5.08%) RESTful
16 11 (4.66%) Ajax
16 11 (4.66%) JSP
17 9 (3.81%) Gherkin
18 8 (3.39%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 41 (17.37%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (9.75%) Management Information System
3 22 (9.32%) Virtual Team
4 17 (7.20%) Computer Science
5 14 (5.93%) Enterprise Software
6 11 (4.66%) Data Centre
7 10 (4.24%) PACS
7 10 (4.24%) RIA
8 6 (2.54%) Handset
8 6 (2.54%) NHS
9 5 (2.12%) Mainframe
10 4 (1.69%) Cybercrime
10 4 (1.69%) Mathematics
10 4 (1.69%) Physics
10 4 (1.69%) Statistics
11 3 (1.27%) Data Extraction
11 3 (1.27%) Data Integration
11 3 (1.27%) Public Cloud
12 1 (0.42%) Fat Client
12 1 (0.42%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 56 (23.73%) Unix
2 43 (18.22%) Linux
3 30 (12.71%) Windows
4 14 (5.93%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (5.08%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (4.66%) Windows Server
7 6 (2.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (2.54%) Windows 7
8 5 (2.12%) Solaris
9 3 (1.27%) HPUX
10 1 (0.42%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (30.51%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (16.53%) ETL
3 38 (16.10%) SDLC
4 36 (15.25%) Business Intelligence
4 36 (15.25%) UML
5 34 (14.41%) Data Modelling
6 33 (13.98%) Waterfall
7 31 (13.14%) Mentoring
8 30 (12.71%) Performance Tuning
9 29 (12.29%) CRM
9 29 (12.29%) Unit Testing
10 27 (11.44%) Database Tuning
11 25 (10.59%) ITIL
12 23 (9.75%) OO
12 23 (9.75%) OOA/OOD
12 23 (9.75%) Time Management
13 22 (9.32%) Enterprise Architecture
13 22 (9.32%) Scrum
14 21 (8.90%) ETL Development
14 21 (8.90%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 105 (44.49%) Java
2 47 (19.92%) JavaScript
3 42 (17.80%) T-SQL
4 38 (16.10%) PL/SQL
5 34 (14.41%) C#
6 25 (10.59%) Perl
6 25 (10.59%) Shell Script
7 21 (8.90%) VBA
8 19 (8.05%) Python
9 17 (7.20%) PowerShell
10 16 (6.78%) C++
11 15 (6.36%) C
12 12 (5.08%) VB
13 9 (3.81%) AWK
14 4 (1.69%) ABAP
15 3 (1.27%) VB.NET
16 1 (0.42%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 37 (15.68%) Degree
2 6 (2.54%) SC Cleared
2 6 (2.54%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.12%) CISA
3 5 (2.12%) CISM
3 5 (2.12%) CISSP
4 4 (1.69%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (1.27%) CCNA
5 3 (1.27%) CCNP
5 3 (1.27%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.85%) ACCA
6 2 (0.85%) MCITP
7 1 (0.42%) ISEB
7 1 (0.42%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.42%) MCDBA
7 1 (0.42%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (8.90%) SLA
2 20 (8.47%) QA
3 10 (4.24%) SDET
4 6 (2.54%) Data Quality
5 5 (2.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (2.12%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.42%) SEPA
System Software
1 15 (6.36%) Active Directory
2 10 (4.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (2.54%) Hyper-V
3 6 (2.54%) Terminal Services
3 6 (2.54%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (0.42%) vSphere
4 1 (0.42%) XenApp
4 1 (0.42%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (2.12%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (1.69%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (0.42%) Nagios
3 1 (0.42%) Nessus
3 1 (0.42%) SCCM
3 1 (0.42%) Simpana
3 1 (0.42%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 93 (39.41%) Oracle
2 78 (33.05%) Microsoft
3 27 (11.44%) SAP
4 26 (11.02%) IBM
5 25 (10.59%) HP
6 19 (8.05%) Cognos
7 13 (5.51%) Sybase
8 11 (4.66%) VMware
9 9 (3.81%) Talend
10 6 (2.54%) Informatica
10 6 (2.54%) Telerik
11 5 (2.12%) CheckPoint
11 5 (2.12%) Salesforce.com
12 4 (1.69%) Sun
13 3 (1.27%) ATG
13 3 (1.27%) Blue Martini
13 3 (1.27%) Citrix
13 3 (1.27%) Perforce
13 3 (1.27%) Sage
14 1 (0.42%) CommVault
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