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 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL (Structured Query Language)
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 7 4 2
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL 82 108 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 15.71% 18.03% 25.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.45% 51.18% 45.55%
Number of salaries quoted 52 95 89
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £31,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
238 211 281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 45.59% 35.23% 54.99%
Number of salaries quoted 193 181 196
Median salary £47,500 £48,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.06% +7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £34,200
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 26 February 2017.

SQL Salary Histogram in Watford

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 95 (48.97%) Java
2 72 (37.11%) Agile Software Development
3 68 (35.05%) Unix
4 63 (32.47%) SQL Server
5 60 (30.93%) Linux
5 60 (30.93%) Finance
6 54 (27.84%) C#
7 51 (26.29%) Microsoft
8 48 (24.74%) Oracle
9 44 (22.68%) XML
10 43 (22.16%) .NET
11 36 (18.56%) JavaScript
11 36 (18.56%) Analytical Skills
12 35 (18.04%) HTML
13 33 (17.01%) Windows
14 32 (16.49%) MS Excel
15 31 (15.98%) MS Office
15 31 (15.98%) SOAP
15 31 (15.98%) QA
16 30 (15.46%) Windows Server
16 30 (15.46%) REST
16 30 (15.46%) Web Services
17 28 (14.43%) MySQL
18 27 (13.92%) Shell Script
18 27 (13.92%) Scrum
18 27 (13.92%) Spring
19 26 (13.40%) ASP.NET
19 26 (13.40%) OO
20 25 (12.89%) UML
20 25 (12.89%) CSS

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 20 (10.31%) WebSphere
2 19 (9.79%) WebLogic
3 16 (8.25%) Tomcat
4 12 (6.19%) JBoss
5 11 (5.67%) SharePoint
6 10 (5.15%) CMS
7 9 (4.64%) Apache
8 6 (3.09%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 6 (3.09%) IIS
8 6 (3.09%) MQSeries
8 6 (3.09%) SharePoint 2010
9 5 (2.58%) MS Exchange
10 3 (1.55%) Umbraco
10 3 (1.55%) WebSphere Application Server
11 2 (1.03%) Drupal
11 2 (1.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 1 (0.52%) Office Communications Server
12 1 (0.52%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 32 (16.49%) MS Excel
2 31 (15.98%) MS Office
3 5 (2.58%) SOLIDWORKS
4 1 (0.52%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.52%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 18 (9.28%) Magento
2 7 (3.61%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (3.09%) SAP BPC
4 5 (2.58%) Sage 200
5 1 (0.52%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.52%) Maximo
5 1 (0.52%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.52%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.52%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.52%) Oracle Retail
5 1 (0.52%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.61%) Office 365
2 2 (1.03%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (9.28%) Firewall
2 15 (7.73%) FTP
3 11 (5.67%) DNS
3 11 (5.67%) Internet
4 6 (3.09%) TCP/IP
5 5 (2.58%) DHCP
5 5 (2.58%) LAN
5 5 (2.58%) Remote Desktop
5 5 (2.58%) VLAN
5 5 (2.58%) VPN
5 5 (2.58%) WAN
6 4 (2.06%) SSH
7 1 (0.52%) AMQP
7 1 (0.52%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.52%) NAS
7 1 (0.52%) Reverse Proxy
7 1 (0.52%) SAN
7 1 (0.52%) Skype
7 1 (0.52%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.52%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (32.47%) SQL Server
2 28 (14.43%) MySQL
3 15 (7.73%) Data Warehouse
4 13 (6.70%) SQL Server 2012
5 12 (6.19%) Power BI
5 12 (6.19%) RDBMS
5 12 (6.19%) Relational Database
5 12 (6.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (5.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 10 (5.15%) SQL Server 2008
8 9 (4.64%) Oracle Database
9 7 (3.61%) SQL Server 2005
9 7 (3.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 6 (3.09%) Jackrabbit
10 6 (3.09%) MS Access
10 6 (3.09%) SAP BW
10 6 (3.09%) SAP Data Services
11 4 (2.06%) SQL Server 2014
12 2 (1.03%) Azure SQL Database
12 2 (1.03%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (11.34%) Selenium
2 20 (10.31%) HP UFT
3 15 (7.73%) LoadRunner
4 13 (6.70%) JUnit
5 11 (5.67%) Team Foundation Server
6 10 (5.15%) Maven
7 8 (4.12%) Cucumber
7 8 (4.12%) Git (software)
8 7 (3.61%) Visual Studio
9 6 (3.09%) Eclipse
9 6 (3.09%) Log4j
9 6 (3.09%) Mockito
9 6 (3.09%) Subversion
9 6 (3.09%) Talend Open Studio
10 5 (2.58%) JIRA
11 4 (2.06%) ClearQuest
11 4 (2.06%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 3 (1.55%) JBehave
12 3 (1.55%) Jenkins
12 3 (1.55%) WebDriver
General
1 60 (30.93%) Finance
2 7 (3.61%) Retail
3 6 (3.09%) Pharmaceutical
3 6 (3.09%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.58%) Banking
5 4 (2.06%) Marketing
6 3 (1.55%) Advertising
7 2 (1.03%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.03%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.52%) Automotive
8 1 (0.52%) Billing
8 1 (0.52%) Games
Job Titles
1 78 (40.21%) Developer
2 70 (36.08%) Analyst
3 33 (17.01%) Test Analyst
4 25 (12.89%) Java Developer
5 23 (11.86%) C# Developer
6 22 (11.34%) SQL Developer
7 19 (9.79%) .NET Developer
7 19 (9.79%) Support Analyst
8 17 (8.76%) SQL Analyst
8 17 (8.76%) Unix Analyst
9 16 (8.25%) C# .NET Developer
10 14 (7.22%) QA Analyst
10 14 (7.22%) QA Test Analyst
10 14 (7.22%) Senior Developer
11 12 (6.19%) SQL Support Analyst
11 12 (6.19%) Systems Analyst
12 11 (5.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 11 (5.67%) Operational Support Analyst
12 11 (5.67%) Operations Support Analyst
12 11 (5.67%) Unix Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (22.68%) XML
2 43 (22.16%) .NET
3 35 (18.04%) HTML
4 31 (15.98%) SOAP
5 30 (15.46%) REST
5 30 (15.46%) Web Services
6 27 (13.92%) Spring
7 26 (13.40%) ASP.NET
8 25 (12.89%) CSS
9 23 (11.86%) J2EE
9 23 (11.86%) jQuery
10 17 (8.76%) ASP.NET MVC
10 17 (8.76%) JDBC
11 15 (7.73%) Hibernate
11 15 (7.73%) HTML5
11 15 (7.73%) JSON
12 14 (7.22%) Ajax
13 10 (5.15%) CSS3
13 10 (5.15%) Java EE
14 9 (4.64%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 36 (18.56%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (4.64%) Management Information System
3 8 (4.12%) Computer Science
4 5 (2.58%) Data Centre
4 5 (2.58%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (2.58%) Handset
4 5 (2.58%) Virtual Team
5 3 (1.55%) iPad
5 3 (1.55%) NHS
5 3 (1.55%) RIA
6 2 (1.03%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.03%) Life Science
6 2 (1.03%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.52%) BBC
7 1 (0.52%) Clustering
7 1 (0.52%) FMCG
7 1 (0.52%) iPhone
7 1 (0.52%) PACS
7 1 (0.52%) PKI
7 1 (0.52%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 68 (35.05%) Unix
2 60 (30.93%) Linux
3 33 (17.01%) Windows
4 30 (15.46%) Windows Server
5 17 (8.76%) Solaris
6 16 (8.25%) Windows Server 2012
7 13 (6.70%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (5.15%) Windows 7
9 6 (3.09%) HPUX
9 6 (3.09%) Windows 10
10 5 (2.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (1.03%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.52%) AIX
12 1 (0.52%) Android
12 1 (0.52%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (37.11%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (13.92%) Scrum
3 26 (13.40%) OO
4 25 (12.89%) UML
5 24 (12.37%) ITIL
6 23 (11.86%) Functional Testing
7 22 (11.34%) Automation Testing
8 21 (10.82%) TDD
9 18 (9.28%) ETL
9 18 (9.28%) MVC
9 18 (9.28%) OOD
10 16 (8.25%) Business Intelligence
10 16 (8.25%) Data Modelling
11 15 (7.73%) Non-Functional Testing
12 14 (7.22%) SOA
13 13 (6.70%) CRM
13 13 (6.70%) Wealth Management
14 12 (6.19%) Mentoring
14 12 (6.19%) Performance Tuning
15 11 (5.67%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 95 (48.97%) Java
2 54 (27.84%) C#
3 36 (18.56%) JavaScript
4 27 (13.92%) Shell Script
5 21 (10.82%) Perl
6 19 (9.79%) Python
7 16 (8.25%) T-SQL
8 14 (7.22%) Bash Shell
8 14 (7.22%) PL/SQL
9 12 (6.19%) PHP
9 12 (6.19%) VB
10 10 (5.15%) C
11 9 (4.64%) C++
12 8 (4.12%) PowerShell
13 7 (3.61%) AWK
13 7 (3.61%) VB.NET
13 7 (3.61%) VBA
14 4 (2.06%) ABAP
15 2 (1.03%) VBScript
16 1 (0.52%) XAML
Qualifications
1 19 (9.79%) Degree
2 5 (2.58%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.52%) CCNA
4 1 (0.52%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.52%) ISEB
4 1 (0.52%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.52%) MCDBA
4 1 (0.52%) MCSA
4 1 (0.52%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (15.98%) QA
2 5 (2.58%) PMO
3 4 (2.06%) SDET
System Software
1 12 (6.19%) Active Directory
2 9 (4.64%) Hyper-V
3 5 (2.58%) Terminal Services
3 5 (2.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.58%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (0.52%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (2.58%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 5 (2.58%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 4 (2.06%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (1.03%) Ansible
4 1 (0.52%) SCOM
Vendors
1 51 (26.29%) Microsoft
2 48 (24.74%) Oracle
3 19 (9.79%) HP
4 15 (7.73%) IBM
5 10 (5.15%) SAP
6 6 (3.09%) ATG
6 6 (3.09%) Blue Martini
6 6 (3.09%) Citrix
6 6 (3.09%) Cognos
6 6 (3.09%) Talend
7 5 (2.58%) Dell
7 5 (2.58%) Sage
7 5 (2.58%) SonicWALL
7 5 (2.58%) Sybase
7 5 (2.58%) Symantec
7 5 (2.58%) VMware
8 3 (1.55%) AppDynamics
8 3 (1.55%) New Relic
9 2 (1.03%) Telerik
10 1 (0.52%) Tableau
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Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30-40K
Posted: 3 days ago
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SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Includes Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Firway Consulting
Salary: From £32,000 to £40,000 per annum To £40k (Depending on exp)
Posted: 3 days ago
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SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Bens package
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Salary: Unspecified Excellent salary and benefits
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