Period
to 25 November 2017

The median annual salary for a SQL Developer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Watford during the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

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
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 77 77 72
Rank change year-on-year 0 -5 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Developer 18 14 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 1.86% 1.36% 2.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.93% 1.41% 2.99%
Number of salaries quoted 19 19 29
Watford median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% +28.57% -20.45%
10th Percentile £49,300 £30,700 £20,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £62,500 £61,100
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 931 993 1038
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.28% 96.60% 97.92%
Number of salaries quoted 786 856 856
Watford median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.70% +2.22%
10th Percentile £26,875 £26,250 £26,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £75,000 £70,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +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 25 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Developer in Watford

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

For the 6 months to 25 November 2017, SQL Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Watford region featuring SQL Developer in the job title.

1 16 (88.89%) SQL
2 13 (72.22%) SQL Server
3 11 (61.11%) .NET
3 11 (61.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (44.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (38.89%) ETL
5 7 (38.89%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (33.33%) CRM
6 6 (33.33%) T-SQL
6 6 (33.33%) C#
6 6 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (27.78%) Java
7 5 (27.78%) UML
7 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
8 4 (22.22%) Hibernate
8 4 (22.22%) Scrum
8 4 (22.22%) Web Services
8 4 (22.22%) PL/SQL
8 4 (22.22%) J2EE
8 4 (22.22%) Oracle
8 4 (22.22%) JUnit
8 4 (22.22%) Maven
8 4 (22.22%) Subversion
9 3 (16.67%) Relational Database
9 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database
9 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (16.67%) MDX
9 3 (16.67%) JIRA

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 3 (16.67%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.56%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) DNS
1 1 (5.56%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (72.22%) SQL Server
2 11 (61.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (44.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database
5 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (16.67%) RDBMS
5 3 (16.67%) Relational Database
6 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (11.11%) OLAP
7 1 (5.56%) MS Access
7 1 (5.56%) Power BI
7 1 (5.56%) SAP BW
7 1 (5.56%) SAP Data Services
7 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) JUnit
1 4 (22.22%) Maven
1 4 (22.22%) Subversion
2 3 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 3 (16.67%) JIRA
3 2 (11.11%) Flyway
3 2 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (16.67%) Banking
2 2 (11.11%) Retail
3 1 (5.56%) Czech Language
3 1 (5.56%) Finance
3 1 (5.56%) French Language
3 1 (5.56%) German Language
3 1 (5.56%) Polish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (61.11%) .NET
2 4 (22.22%) Hibernate
2 4 (22.22%) J2EE
2 4 (22.22%) Web Services
3 3 (16.67%) Ajax
3 3 (16.67%) EJB
3 3 (16.67%) MDX
3 3 (16.67%) Spring
3 3 (16.67%) XML
4 2 (11.11%) .NET Framework
4 2 (11.11%) WCF
4 2 (11.11%) WPF
5 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (5.56%) REST
5 1 (5.56%) SOAP
5 1 (5.56%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.56%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
1 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
2 1 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) ETL
2 6 (33.33%) CRM
3 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (27.78%) UML
4 4 (22.22%) Scrum
5 3 (16.67%) Data Modelling
5 3 (16.67%) Time Management
6 2 (11.11%) Analytics
6 2 (11.11%) Collaborative Working
6 2 (11.11%) Data Migration
6 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (11.11%) Migration
6 2 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (11.11%) Unit Testing
7 1 (5.56%) ERP
7 1 (5.56%) Inmon Methodology
7 1 (5.56%) MVC
7 1 (5.56%) OO
7 1 (5.56%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 16 (88.89%) SQL
2 6 (33.33%) C#
2 6 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 5 (27.78%) Java
4 4 (22.22%) PL/SQL
5 3 (16.67%) PowerShell
6 1 (5.56%) C++
6 1 (5.56%) Python
6 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
6 1 (5.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 4 (22.22%) Oracle
3 2 (11.11%) RedGate
4 1 (5.56%) Cognos
4 1 (5.56%) IBM
4 1 (5.56%) SAP