Period
to 26 May 2018

The median annual salary for a SQL Developer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Watford during the 6 months to 26 May 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL Developer
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 67 56 83
Rank change year-on-year -11 +27 -29
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Developer 24 38 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 2.56% 3.54% 0.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.63% 3.72% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 21 28 4
Watford median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +29.03% -18.42%
10th Percentile £32,250 £39,625 £31,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £49,750
Hertfordshire median annual salary £48,750 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% +5.88% -5.56%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Watford. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Watford
Permanent vacancies in Watford with a recognized job title 912 1,022 1,056
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.23% 95.25% 97.42%
Number of salaries quoted 815 851 914
Watford median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £28,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £73,750 £70,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -

SQL Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

Job postings that featured SQL Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Watford.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Developer in Watford

SQL Developer
Salary Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Developer in Watford.

Salary trend for SQL Developer in Watford

SQL Developer
Salary Histogram in Watford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Developer in Watford over the 6 months to 26 May 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL Developer in Watford

SQL Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 26 May 2018, SQL Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Watford region featuring SQL Developer in the job title.

1 24 (100.00%) SQL
2 15 (62.50%) SQL Server
3 11 (45.83%) .NET
3 11 (45.83%) T-SQL
4 9 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (37.50%) Problem-Solving
5 8 (33.33%) XML
6 7 (29.17%) C#
6 7 (29.17%) Database Tuning
6 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (29.17%) SQL Server 2016
7 6 (25.00%) Degree
7 6 (25.00%) PL/SQL
7 6 (25.00%) Oracle
7 6 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (20.83%) Migration
8 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
8 5 (20.83%) Windows
8 5 (20.83%) CSS
8 5 (20.83%) JavaScript
8 5 (20.83%) HTML
8 5 (20.83%) JSON
8 5 (20.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (20.83%) jQuery
8 5 (20.83%) Data Migration
8 5 (20.83%) Reference Data
8 5 (20.83%) Data Mapping
8 5 (20.83%) SC Cleared
8 5 (20.83%) Security Cleared

SQL Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.17%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) DNS
1 2 (8.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 9 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (29.17%) SQL Server 2016
4 5 (20.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (16.67%) Power BI
6 3 (12.50%) Big Data
6 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (8.33%) MariaDB
7 2 (8.33%) MongoDB
7 2 (8.33%) MS Access
7 2 (8.33%) MySQL
7 2 (8.33%) SAP Data Services
7 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (8.33%) Sybase ASE
8 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
8 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (4.17%) SAP BW
8 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.17%) JIRA
2 1 (4.17%) JUnit
2 1 (4.17%) LabVIEW
2 1 (4.17%) Maven
2 1 (4.17%) Subversion
General
1 4 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (45.83%) .NET
2 8 (33.33%) XML
3 5 (20.83%) CSS
3 5 (20.83%) HTML
3 5 (20.83%) HTML5
3 5 (20.83%) jQuery
3 5 (20.83%) JSON
4 4 (16.67%) Spring
5 3 (12.50%) .NET Framework
5 3 (12.50%) AngularJS
5 3 (12.50%) JSP
5 3 (12.50%) Spring MVC
5 3 (12.50%) Web Services
6 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET
6 2 (8.33%) MDX
6 2 (8.33%) REST
6 2 (8.33%) SOAP
6 2 (8.33%) WPF
7 1 (4.17%) Ajax
7 1 (4.17%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (20.83%) Reference Data
3 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) Windows
2 3 (12.50%) Windows Server
3 2 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) Problem-Solving
2 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (29.17%) Database Tuning
3 6 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (20.83%) Data Mapping
4 5 (20.83%) Data Migration
4 5 (20.83%) Migration
5 4 (16.67%) MVC
6 3 (12.50%) BDD
6 3 (12.50%) Scaled Agile Framework
6 3 (12.50%) TDD
6 3 (12.50%) Test Automation
7 2 (8.33%) CRUD
7 2 (8.33%) Data Modelling
7 2 (8.33%) ETL
7 2 (8.33%) ETL Development
7 2 (8.33%) Mentoring
7 2 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (8.33%) Time Management
7 2 (8.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) SQL
2 11 (45.83%) T-SQL
3 7 (29.17%) C#
4 6 (25.00%) PL/SQL
5 5 (20.83%) JavaScript
6 4 (16.67%) Java
6 4 (16.67%) PowerShell
7 2 (8.33%) VB.NET
7 2 (8.33%) VBA
8 1 (4.17%) C++
8 1 (4.17%) Java 8
8 1 (4.17%) MATLAB
8 1 (4.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) Degree
2 5 (20.83%) SC Cleared
2 5 (20.83%) Security Cleared
3 2 (8.33%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.83%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Oracle
2 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.33%) IBM
3 2 (8.33%) SAP
3 2 (8.33%) Sybase
4 1 (4.17%) Cognos