The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Watford region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 3 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 150 108 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 25.77% 30.59% 42.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 49.67% 54.27% 73.93%
Number of salaries quoted 112 92 91
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,600 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,800 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Programming Languages Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
302 199 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 51.89% 56.37% 57.65%
Number of salaries quoted 243 172 135
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
SQL
Hertfordshire

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 18 April 2014.

SQL Salary Histogram in Watford

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

1 121 (46.18%) Finance
2 99 (37.79%) Oracle
3 88 (33.59%) Degree
4 87 (33.21%) UNIX
5 86 (32.82%) Java
6 77 (29.39%) Windows
7 75 (28.63%) SQL Server
8 69 (26.34%) Linux
9 64 (24.43%) Microsoft
9 64 (24.43%) Retail
10 63 (24.05%) C#
10 63 (24.05%) .NET
11 58 (22.14%) HTML
12 55 (20.99%) J2EE
13 52 (19.85%) Tomcat
14 51 (19.47%) XML
15 50 (19.08%) WebSphere
16 48 (18.32%) CSS
16 48 (18.32%) JavaScript
16 48 (18.32%) DB2
17 47 (17.94%) IIS
17 47 (17.94%) E-Commerce
18 46 (17.56%) Manufacturing
18 46 (17.56%) IBM
18 46 (17.56%) WebSphere Application Server
19 45 (17.18%) MVC
20 43 (16.41%) JDBC
21 41 (15.65%) AIX
21 41 (15.65%) FTP
22 40 (15.27%) MS Office

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 52 (19.85%) Tomcat
2 50 (19.08%) WebSphere
3 47 (17.94%) IIS
4 46 (17.56%) WebSphere Application Server
5 36 (13.74%) IBM HTTP Server
6 34 (12.98%) MQSeries
7 13 (4.96%) Apache
8 9 (3.44%) CMS
9 7 (2.67%) SharePoint
10 6 (2.29%) SAS
11 3 (1.15%) Liferay
11 3 (1.15%) WebLogic
12 2 (0.76%) ArcGIS
12 2 (0.76%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 40 (15.27%) MS Office
2 38 (14.50%) MS Excel
3 8 (3.05%) Photoshop
4 6 (2.29%) Fireworks
5 5 (1.91%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.76%) FastStats
7 1 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.38%) SPSS
7 1 (0.38%) 3ds Max
7 1 (0.38%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 5 (1.91%) RiskWrite
2 3 (1.15%) GoldMine
3 2 (0.76%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.38%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.15%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (1.15%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (1.15%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 41 (15.65%) FTP
2 37 (14.12%) HTTP
3 10 (3.82%) LAN
3 10 (3.82%) WAN
4 8 (3.05%) Internet
5 7 (2.67%) VPN
6 3 (1.15%) ATM
6 3 (1.15%) Firewall
7 1 (0.38%) SMS
7 1 (0.38%) IPv4
7 1 (0.38%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (28.63%) SQL Server
2 48 (18.32%) DB2
3 25 (9.54%) Relational Database
4 21 (8.02%) Crystal Reports
5 17 (6.49%) SQL Server 2008
6 16 (6.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 15 (5.73%) MySQL
8 13 (4.96%) Data Mining
9 10 (3.82%) Informix
9 10 (3.82%) Data Warehouse
9 10 (3.82%) SQL Server 2012
10 9 (3.44%) DTS
11 8 (3.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 7 (2.67%) RDBMS
13 6 (2.29%) SQL Server 2000
13 6 (2.29%) Oracle Database
14 5 (1.91%) BusinessObjects
15 4 (1.53%) Sybase IQ
15 4 (1.53%) SAP Data Services
15 4 (1.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 32 (12.21%) Selenium
2 17 (6.49%) Team Foundation Server
3 15 (5.73%) QuickTest Pro
4 12 (4.58%) JUnit
4 12 (4.58%) Eclipse
4 12 (4.58%) Rational Application Developer
4 12 (4.58%) Subversion
5 8 (3.05%) Visual Studio
5 8 (3.05%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
6 6 (2.29%) Dreamweaver
6 6 (2.29%) Cucumber
7 3 (1.15%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (0.76%) Maven
9 1 (0.38%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.38%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.38%) LoadUI
9 1 (0.38%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.38%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.38%) PhoneGap
9 1 (0.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 121 (46.18%) Finance
2 64 (24.43%) Retail
3 46 (17.56%) Manufacturing
4 21 (8.02%) Banking
5 9 (3.44%) Marketing
6 7 (2.67%) Investment Banking
7 4 (1.53%) Games
8 2 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.76%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 101 (38.55%) Analyst
2 83 (31.68%) Developer
3 47 (17.94%) Support Analyst
4 34 (12.98%) Operations Analyst
4 34 (12.98%) Operations Support Analyst
5 29 (11.07%) Consultant
6 27 (10.31%) Junior
7 20 (7.63%) Test Engineer
8 19 (7.25%) Test Analyst
8 19 (7.25%) Junior Analyst
8 19 (7.25%) Junior Support Analyst
9 17 (6.49%) Programmer
9 17 (6.49%) Senior Test Engineer
10 16 (6.11%) C# Developer
10 16 (6.11%) Java Developer
11 15 (5.73%) Web Developer
12 13 (4.96%) Architect
13 12 (4.58%) Business Analyst
13 12 (4.58%) .NET Developer
14 11 (4.20%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (24.05%) .NET
2 58 (22.14%) HTML
3 55 (20.99%) J2EE
4 51 (19.47%) XML
5 48 (18.32%) CSS
6 43 (16.41%) JDBC
7 39 (14.89%) ASP.NET
8 35 (13.36%) Middleware
9 25 (9.54%) Web Services
10 23 (8.78%) .NET Framework
11 22 (8.40%) jQuery
11 22 (8.40%) JSP
12 19 (7.25%) XHTML
13 11 (4.20%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 10 (3.82%) WCF
14 10 (3.82%) Spring
15 9 (3.44%) Struts
15 9 (3.44%) ADO.NET
15 9 (3.44%) Hibernate
16 8 (3.05%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 11 (4.20%) Management Information System
2 9 (3.44%) Computer Science
2 9 (3.44%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (2.29%) Clustering
4 5 (1.91%) EFT
5 4 (1.53%) Fixed Income
5 4 (1.53%) Equities
5 4 (1.53%) Mathematics
5 4 (1.53%) Blog
5 4 (1.53%) Data Conversion
5 4 (1.53%) FMCG
5 4 (1.53%) Derivative
6 3 (1.15%) GIS
7 2 (0.76%) Client/Server
7 2 (0.76%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.76%) Visualisation
7 2 (0.76%) PKI
8 1 (0.38%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.38%) W3C
8 1 (0.38%) EMV
Operating Systems
1 87 (33.21%) UNIX
2 77 (29.39%) Windows
3 69 (26.34%) Linux
4 41 (15.65%) AIX
5 39 (14.89%) Solaris
6 12 (4.58%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (4.58%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (1.53%) Windows Vista
8 3 (1.15%) Ubuntu
8 3 (1.15%) Windows 8
8 3 (1.15%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.76%) HPUX
10 1 (0.38%) Android
10 1 (0.38%) CentOS
10 1 (0.38%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.38%) Windows NT
10 1 (0.38%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.38%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (17.94%) E-Commerce
2 45 (17.18%) MVC
3 35 (13.36%) OO
4 26 (9.92%) Test Scripting
5 22 (8.40%) Software Testing
6 20 (7.63%) Web Development
7 17 (6.49%) OOP
7 17 (6.49%) Scrum
8 16 (6.11%) Migration
9 15 (5.73%) TDD
10 14 (5.34%) Business Intelligence
10 14 (5.34%) Automation Testing
11 13 (4.96%) Data Modelling
12 12 (4.58%) Software Engineering
13 11 (4.20%) ITIL
13 11 (4.20%) Validation
14 10 (3.82%) Content Management
15 9 (3.44%) Continuous Integration
15 9 (3.44%) CRM
16 8 (3.05%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 86 (32.82%) Java
2 63 (24.05%) C#
3 48 (18.32%) JavaScript
4 40 (15.27%) Perl
5 28 (10.69%) VB.NET
5 28 (10.69%) T-SQL
6 27 (10.31%) Bash Shell
7 16 (6.11%) PL/SQL
8 12 (4.58%) C
9 11 (4.20%) VBA
9 11 (4.20%) VB
10 9 (3.44%) C++
11 8 (3.05%) Shell Script
12 5 (1.91%) VB6
13 4 (1.53%) VBScript
13 4 (1.53%) FoxPro (VFP)
14 3 (1.15%) PowerShell
14 3 (1.15%) PHP
15 1 (0.38%) XPath
15 1 (0.38%) SELCOPY
Qualifications
1 88 (33.59%) Degree
2 21 (8.02%) ISTQB
3 6 (2.29%) MCP
3 6 (2.29%) Sun Certification
4 5 (1.91%) MCITP
4 5 (1.91%) MCTS
4 5 (1.91%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (1.91%) MCSE
4 5 (1.91%) MCSA
5 3 (1.15%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.15%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (1.15%) CCNA
6 2 (0.76%) ISEB
7 1 (0.38%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.38%) A+ Certification
7 1 (0.38%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (8.40%) QA
2 4 (1.53%) SLA
3 2 (0.76%) HL7
System Software
1 18 (6.87%) Active Directory
2 10 (3.82%) Hyper-V
3 7 (2.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (2.67%) Terminal Server
4 3 (1.15%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (1.15%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.38%) SRDF
5 1 (0.38%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 3 (1.15%) SCCM
2 2 (0.76%) SCOM
2 2 (0.76%) WMI
2 2 (0.76%) WSUS
Vendors
1 99 (37.79%) Oracle
2 64 (24.43%) Microsoft
3 46 (17.56%) IBM
4 13 (4.96%) JBoss
5 12 (4.58%) Cisco
6 11 (4.20%) Business Objects
7 9 (3.44%) Sybase
7 9 (3.44%) Perforce
8 7 (2.67%) CheckPoint
8 7 (2.67%) Citrix
8 7 (2.67%) SAP
8 7 (2.67%) VMware
9 6 (2.29%) Sun
9 6 (2.29%) Adobe
10 3 (1.15%) HP
10 3 (1.15%) Dell
10 3 (1.15%) EMC
10 3 (1.15%) Hitachi
10 3 (1.15%) Apple
11 2 (0.76%) Symantec
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