Period
to 17 February 2018

The median annual salary for a SQL Developer was £53,750 in advertised job vacancies in Watford during the 6 months to 17 February 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
17 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 74 71 75
Rank change year-on-year -3 +4 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Developer 20 26 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 2.05% 2.40% 1.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.11% 2.53% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 22 32 12
Watford median annual salary £53,750 £47,500 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.16% +8.57% -2.78%
10th Percentile £43,000 £33,875 £31,850
90th Percentile £71,500 £62,500 £61,100
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% +2.27% +3.53%

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 950 1,029 1,028
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.34% 94.93% 97.16%
Number of salaries quoted 863 862 893
Watford median annual salary £47,500 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.52% +16.67% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £28,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £75,000 £66,250
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

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 17 February 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 17 February 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 19 (95.00%) SQL
2 15 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 12 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (45.00%) .NET
6 8 (40.00%) T-SQL
6 8 (40.00%) C#
6 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
7 7 (35.00%) XML
7 7 (35.00%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (30.00%) Database Tuning
8 6 (30.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (30.00%) Oracle
8 6 (30.00%) PL/SQL
8 6 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (30.00%) SQL Server 2016
9 5 (25.00%) ETL
9 5 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (20.00%) Data Quality
10 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (20.00%) Data Migration
10 4 (20.00%) Reference Data
10 4 (20.00%) Data Mapping
10 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
10 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
10 4 (20.00%) PowerShell
10 4 (20.00%) Migration
10 4 (20.00%) Data Modelling
11 3 (15.00%) IBM
11 3 (15.00%) MVC

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 1 (5.00%) JBoss
1 1 (5.00%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) DNS
1 2 (10.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (30.00%) SQL Server 2016
4 6 (30.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (15.00%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (15.00%) Power BI
7 2 (10.00%) MS Access
7 2 (10.00%) SAP BW
7 2 (10.00%) SAP Data Services
7 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (5.00%) Big Data
8 1 (5.00%) MariaDB
8 1 (5.00%) MongoDB
8 1 (5.00%) MySQL
8 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
8 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (5.00%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (10.00%) Flyway
2 2 (10.00%) JUnit
2 2 (10.00%) Maven
2 2 (10.00%) Subversion
3 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.00%) JIRA
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Banking
2 1 (5.00%) Czech Language
2 1 (5.00%) French Language
2 1 (5.00%) German Language
2 1 (5.00%) Polish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (45.00%) .NET
2 7 (35.00%) XML
3 3 (15.00%) Web Services
3 3 (15.00%) WPF
4 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (10.00%) Hibernate
4 2 (10.00%) J2EE
4 2 (10.00%) MDX
4 2 (10.00%) REST
4 2 (10.00%) SOAP
4 2 (10.00%) Spring
5 1 (5.00%) .NET Framework
5 1 (5.00%) Ajax
5 1 (5.00%) AngularJS
5 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (5.00%) EJB
5 1 (5.00%) JSON
5 1 (5.00%) JSP
5 1 (5.00%) Spring MVC
5 1 (5.00%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (20.00%) Reference Data
3 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) Database Tuning
2 5 (25.00%) ETL
3 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (20.00%) Data Mapping
3 4 (20.00%) Data Migration
3 4 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 4 (20.00%) Migration
4 3 (15.00%) CRM
4 3 (15.00%) MVC
4 3 (15.00%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (15.00%) TDD
4 3 (15.00%) Unit Testing
5 2 (10.00%) Analytics
5 2 (10.00%) BDD
5 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (10.00%) Inmon Methodology
5 2 (10.00%) Kimball Methodology
5 2 (10.00%) Test Automation
5 2 (10.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 19 (95.00%) SQL
2 8 (40.00%) C#
2 8 (40.00%) T-SQL
3 6 (30.00%) PL/SQL
4 4 (20.00%) PowerShell
5 3 (15.00%) Java
6 2 (10.00%) VB.NET
6 2 (10.00%) VBA
7 1 (5.00%) C++
7 1 (5.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (30.00%) Oracle
3 3 (15.00%) IBM
4 2 (10.00%) Cognos
4 2 (10.00%) SAP
5 1 (5.00%) Sybase