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 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 2 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 117 139 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 23.83% 28.08% 23.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 54.17% 60.70% 51.23%
Number of salaries quoted 88 104 113
Median salary £50,000 £49,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.52% +23.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,050 £32,500 £29,600
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
216 229 285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 43.99% 46.26% 45.75%
Number of salaries quoted 162 166 228
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,150 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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 24 May 2016.

SQL Salary Histogram in Watford

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 24 May 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.

1 111 (50.00%) Unix
2 97 (43.69%) Java
3 90 (40.54%) Finance
4 89 (40.09%) Oracle
5 85 (38.29%) Agile Software Development
6 58 (26.13%) Microsoft
7 49 (22.07%) XML
8 46 (20.72%) PL/SQL
9 44 (19.82%) J2EE
10 41 (18.47%) JavaScript
10 41 (18.47%) QA
11 39 (17.57%) HTML
11 39 (17.57%) SQL Server
12 37 (16.67%) Shell Script
13 36 (16.22%) C#
13 36 (16.22%) Waterfall
14 35 (15.77%) MS Office
14 35 (15.77%) Linux
15 33 (14.86%) MS Excel
15 33 (14.86%) .NET
15 33 (14.86%) Scrum
16 32 (14.41%) ITIL
17 31 (13.96%) Test Scripting
18 30 (13.51%) Functional Testing
18 30 (13.51%) UML
19 29 (13.06%) Oracle Database
20 27 (12.16%) E-Commerce
20 27 (12.16%) ASP.NET
20 27 (12.16%) HP UFT
20 27 (12.16%) Project Management

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 24 (10.81%) WebSphere
2 20 (9.01%) SharePoint
3 16 (7.21%) WebSphere Application Server
4 13 (5.86%) Tomcat
5 11 (4.95%) WebLogic
6 10 (4.50%) Apache
7 7 (3.15%) JBoss
7 7 (3.15%) MQSeries
8 5 (2.25%) CMS
8 5 (2.25%) Exchange Server 2010
8 5 (2.25%) MS Exchange
9 4 (1.80%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 3 (1.35%) Apache ServiceMix
10 3 (1.35%) Jetty
10 3 (1.35%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2007
11 2 (0.90%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.90%) Tuxedo
12 1 (0.45%) Drupal
12 1 (0.45%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 35 (15.77%) MS Office
2 33 (14.86%) MS Excel
3 9 (4.05%) MS Project
4 3 (1.35%) SOLIDWORKS
5 2 (0.90%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 18 (8.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (2.70%) Scribe Insight
3 3 (1.35%) Sage 200
4 2 (0.90%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.45%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.45%) Lorenzo
5 1 (0.45%) Magento
5 1 (0.45%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.35%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (1.35%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 3 (1.35%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (1.35%) Amazon ELB
1 3 (1.35%) Amazon S3
1 3 (1.35%) Amazon SQS
1 3 (1.35%) AWS CloudFormation
1 3 (1.35%) Office 365
1 3 (1.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 2 (0.90%) IBM SmartCloud
3 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (9.46%) Internet
2 9 (4.05%) Firewall
3 8 (3.60%) Network Security
3 8 (3.60%) SSH
4 7 (3.15%) WAN
5 5 (2.25%) HTTP
6 4 (1.80%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (1.80%) IPsec
6 4 (1.80%) LAN
6 4 (1.80%) PuTTY
6 4 (1.80%) TCP/IP
6 4 (1.80%) Telnet
6 4 (1.80%) VPN
7 3 (1.35%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (1.35%) FTP
7 3 (1.35%) SNMP
8 2 (0.90%) HTTPS
8 2 (0.90%) NAS
8 2 (0.90%) SAN
9 1 (0.45%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (17.57%) SQL Server
2 29 (13.06%) Oracle Database
3 20 (9.01%) DB2
4 14 (6.31%) Relational Database
5 10 (4.50%) MySQL
6 9 (4.05%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (3.60%) RDBMS
8 6 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (2.25%) Informix
9 5 (2.25%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 5 (2.25%) Oracle Database 10g
9 5 (2.25%) Oracle Reports
9 5 (2.25%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (1.80%) Jackrabbit
10 4 (1.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (1.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (1.35%) Amazon RDS
11 3 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (1.35%) DbVisualizer
11 3 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 27 (12.16%) HP UFT
2 22 (9.91%) JIRA
2 22 (9.91%) Selenium
3 21 (9.46%) Cucumber
4 16 (7.21%) LoadRunner
5 15 (6.76%) Team Foundation Server
6 13 (5.86%) ClearQuest
7 9 (4.05%) Rational Application Developer
7 9 (4.05%) Subversion
7 9 (4.05%) Toad
7 9 (4.05%) WebDriver
8 7 (3.15%) JUnit
9 6 (2.70%) SoapUI
10 5 (2.25%) Ant
10 5 (2.25%) Git (software)
10 5 (2.25%) Visual Studio
11 4 (1.80%) Eclipse
11 4 (1.80%) Log4j
11 4 (1.80%) Mockito
12 3 (1.35%) JBehave
General
1 90 (40.54%) Finance
2 22 (9.91%) Retail
3 17 (7.66%) Telecoms
4 15 (6.76%) Billing
5 11 (4.95%) Banking
6 5 (2.25%) Marketing
6 5 (2.25%) Spanish Language
7 4 (1.80%) Back Office
7 4 (1.80%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.90%) Advertising
8 2 (0.90%) German Language
9 1 (0.45%) French Language
9 1 (0.45%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.45%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 81 (36.49%) Analyst
2 52 (23.42%) Developer
3 44 (19.82%) Test Analyst
4 21 (9.46%) Java Developer
4 21 (9.46%) Support Analyst
5 14 (6.31%) Applications Support
5 14 (6.31%) Systems Analyst
6 13 (5.86%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
6 13 (5.86%) SQL Analyst
7 12 (5.41%) Project Manager
7 12 (5.41%) Unix Analyst
8 11 (4.95%) Architect
8 11 (4.95%) Unix Support
9 10 (4.50%) Tester
10 9 (4.05%) Customer Analyst
10 9 (4.05%) Customer Support Analyst
10 9 (4.05%) SQL Developer
10 9 (4.05%) Systems Architect
11 8 (3.60%) C# Developer
11 8 (3.60%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (22.07%) XML
2 44 (19.82%) J2EE
3 39 (17.57%) HTML
4 33 (14.86%) .NET
5 27 (12.16%) ASP.NET
6 24 (10.81%) Spring
7 23 (10.36%) Web Services
8 20 (9.01%) Hibernate
9 18 (8.11%) CSS
10 15 (6.76%) jQuery
11 14 (6.31%) JSP
12 13 (5.86%) EJB
12 13 (5.86%) REST
12 13 (5.86%) Servlets
13 10 (4.50%) SOAP
14 7 (3.15%) JDBC
15 5 (2.25%) Java EE
15 5 (2.25%) LINQ
16 4 (1.80%) JSON
16 4 (1.80%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 12 (5.41%) Statistics
2 10 (4.50%) Driving Licence
3 8 (3.60%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (3.60%) Data Integration
3 8 (3.60%) NHS
4 6 (2.70%) Mainframe
5 5 (2.25%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.80%) Cybercrime
6 4 (1.80%) Data Centre
6 4 (1.80%) iPad
6 4 (1.80%) PACS
7 3 (1.35%) RIA
8 1 (0.45%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.45%) Data Extraction
8 1 (0.45%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 111 (50.00%) Unix
2 35 (15.77%) Linux
3 22 (9.91%) Windows
4 10 (4.50%) Windows Server
5 8 (3.60%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (3.15%) Solaris
7 6 (2.70%) AIX
7 6 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (1.80%) HPUX
9 2 (0.90%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (38.29%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (16.22%) Waterfall
3 33 (14.86%) Scrum
4 32 (14.41%) ITIL
5 31 (13.96%) Test Scripting
6 30 (13.51%) Functional Testing
6 30 (13.51%) UML
7 27 (12.16%) E-Commerce
7 27 (12.16%) Project Management
8 26 (11.71%) Software Testing
9 25 (11.26%) Data Modelling
10 24 (10.81%) CRM
11 23 (10.36%) Regression Testing
11 23 (10.36%) SDLC
12 21 (9.46%) Mentoring
12 21 (9.46%) Test Automation
13 19 (8.56%) Workflow
14 18 (8.11%) Test Management
15 17 (7.66%) OO
16 16 (7.21%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 97 (43.69%) Java
2 46 (20.72%) PL/SQL
3 41 (18.47%) JavaScript
4 37 (16.67%) Shell Script
5 36 (16.22%) C#
6 13 (5.86%) VB
7 12 (5.41%) Perl
8 10 (4.50%) C
9 8 (3.60%) T-SQL
10 6 (2.70%) C++
11 5 (2.25%) Python
12 4 (1.80%) VB.NET
13 3 (1.35%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.90%) Erlang
15 1 (0.45%) COBOL
15 1 (0.45%) PHP
15 1 (0.45%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 22 (9.91%) Degree
2 12 (5.41%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (2.70%) SC Cleared
3 6 (2.70%) Security Cleared
4 5 (2.25%) CCNA
5 4 (1.80%) CCNP
5 4 (1.80%) CISA
5 4 (1.80%) CISM
5 4 (1.80%) CISSP
5 4 (1.80%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (1.80%) Sun Certification
6 3 (1.35%) ACCA
7 2 (0.90%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (0.90%) CCA
7 2 (0.90%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (0.90%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.90%) MCITP
7 2 (0.90%) MCSE
7 2 (0.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (18.47%) QA
2 11 (4.95%) SLA
3 4 (1.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.80%) PCI DSS
4 3 (1.35%) SDET
5 2 (0.90%) ISO 8583
5 2 (0.90%) ISO20022
6 1 (0.45%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.45%) SEPA
System Software
1 11 (4.95%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.25%) Hyper-V
2 5 (2.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.90%) VMware ESX
3 2 (0.90%) VMware Server
4 1 (0.45%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 19 (8.56%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (2.25%) EMC NetWorker
3 3 (1.35%) SCCM
4 2 (0.90%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.45%) Ansible
5 1 (0.45%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.45%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.45%) Puppet
Vendors
1 89 (40.09%) Oracle
2 58 (26.13%) Microsoft
3 27 (12.16%) IBM
4 21 (9.46%) HP
5 10 (4.50%) ComArch
6 8 (3.60%) SAP
7 7 (3.15%) VMware
8 6 (2.70%) Sybase
9 5 (2.25%) Citrix
10 4 (1.80%) ATG
10 4 (1.80%) Blue Martini
10 4 (1.80%) CheckPoint
10 4 (1.80%) Cisco
10 4 (1.80%) Elastic Path
10 4 (1.80%) Interwoven
10 4 (1.80%) JDA
10 4 (1.80%) Sage
10 4 (1.80%) Sun
10 4 (1.80%) WSO2
11 3 (1.35%) Splunk
Watford, Hertfordshire
Computer People
Salary: £32000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £55,000 to £64,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: to £60,000 + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford
Vivid Resourcing
Posted: 7 days ago
Watford
Nixor
Salary: £70,000 - £75,000 per year
Posted: 13 days ago
London City or Watford
Quant Capital
Salary: £60,000 - £75,000 per year
Posted: 14 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Ltd
Salary: £Excellent salary + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago