Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford with a requirement for SQL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQL over the 6 months to 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 6 6 2
Rank change year-on-year 0 -4 +2
Permanent jobs citing SQL 177 208 236
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 20.07% 20.31% 23.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.98% 46.12% 55.79%
Number of salaries quoted 163 183 217
Watford median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% +5.56% +1.12%
10th Percentile £31,250 £25,150 £30,750
90th Percentile £67,250 £66,750 £63,250
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

SQL is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Watford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 506 451 423
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 57.37% 44.04% 41.43%
Number of salaries quoted 452 389 361
Watford median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,250 £28,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £60,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

Job postings citing SQL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Watford.

Job vacancy trend for SQL in Watford

SQL
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for SQL in Watford

SQL
Salary Histogram in Watford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL in Watford over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL in Watford

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 75 (42.37%) .NET
2 68 (38.42%) Microsoft
3 63 (35.59%) Agile Software Development
4 62 (35.03%) SQL Server
5 59 (33.33%) XML
6 56 (31.64%) Java
7 51 (28.81%) C#
8 50 (28.25%) Web Services
9 49 (27.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 44 (24.86%) ASP.NET
11 43 (24.29%) JavaScript
11 43 (24.29%) REST
12 39 (22.03%) T-SQL
13 37 (20.90%) ETL
14 35 (19.77%) Business Intelligence
15 34 (19.21%) Data Modelling
16 31 (17.51%) HTML
17 30 (16.95%) Data Warehouse
18 29 (16.38%) PowerShell
19 28 (15.82%) SOAP
20 27 (15.25%) CSS
20 27 (15.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 25 (14.12%) Spring
21 25 (14.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
22 24 (13.56%) Test Automation
22 24 (13.56%) CRM
23 23 (12.99%) IBM
23 23 (12.99%) MVC
24 22 (12.43%) Windows
25 21 (11.86%) Finance

SQL
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 20 (11.30%) Tomcat
2 5 (2.82%) Apache
2 5 (2.82%) CMS
2 5 (2.82%) WebSphere
3 4 (2.26%) WebLogic
4 3 (1.69%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 3 (1.69%) JBoss
4 3 (1.69%) MQSeries
4 3 (1.69%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (1.69%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (1.13%) IIS
5 2 (1.13%) WordPress
6 1 (0.56%) Drupal
6 1 (0.56%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.56%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.56%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 7 (3.95%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (2.26%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (1.69%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 20 (11.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.69%) Orchard Housing
2 3 (1.69%) Sage 200
3 2 (1.13%) Magento
4 1 (0.56%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.56%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.56%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.56%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.52%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (3.95%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (1.69%) SaaS
4 1 (0.56%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (0.56%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 1 (0.56%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.56%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (0.56%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.56%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 1 (0.56%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (0.56%) CloudFront
4 1 (0.56%) GitHub
4 1 (0.56%) Heroku
4 1 (0.56%) PaaS
4 1 (0.56%) Route 53
4 1 (0.56%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 20 (11.30%) Firewall
2 19 (10.73%) DNS
3 12 (6.78%) Internet
4 5 (2.82%) BIG-IP
4 5 (2.82%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 3 (1.69%) DHCP
6 2 (1.13%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.56%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (35.03%) SQL Server
2 49 (27.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 30 (16.95%) Data Warehouse
4 27 (15.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 25 (14.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 21 (11.86%) SQL Server 2012
6 21 (11.86%) SQL Server 2016
7 20 (11.30%) MS Access
8 18 (10.17%) Power BI
8 18 (10.17%) SQL Server 2014
9 15 (8.47%) SAP Data Services
10 10 (5.65%) SAP BW
11 7 (3.95%) Oracle Database
11 7 (3.95%) RDBMS
11 7 (3.95%) Relational Database
12 6 (3.39%) Oracle Database 10g
13 4 (2.26%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 3 (1.69%) BusinessObjects
14 3 (1.69%) DB2
14 3 (1.69%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 19 (10.73%) Maven
2 18 (10.17%) Team Foundation Server
3 15 (8.47%) JUnit
4 13 (7.34%) JIRA
5 12 (6.78%) Jenkins
6 10 (5.65%) Cucumber
7 9 (5.08%) Git (software)
8 8 (4.52%) Selenium
8 8 (4.52%) Subversion
8 8 (4.52%) Zephyr
9 7 (3.95%) Flyway
10 6 (3.39%) JBehave
10 6 (3.39%) WebDriver
11 4 (2.26%) Mockito
12 3 (1.69%) Ant
12 3 (1.69%) Eclipse
12 3 (1.69%) Log4j
12 3 (1.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 3 (1.69%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
12 3 (1.69%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 21 (11.86%) Finance
2 7 (3.95%) Retail
3 6 (3.39%) Games
4 5 (2.82%) Banking
5 4 (2.26%) Legal
6 3 (1.69%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.56%) Advertising
7 1 (0.56%) Automotive
7 1 (0.56%) Czech Language
7 1 (0.56%) French Language
7 1 (0.56%) German Language
7 1 (0.56%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.56%) Marketing
7 1 (0.56%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 116 (65.54%) Developer
2 27 (15.25%) Java Developer
3 25 (14.12%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 21 (11.86%) Senior Developer
5 19 (10.73%) .NET Developer
5 19 (10.73%) CRM Developer
6 18 (10.17%) Analyst
7 16 (9.04%) SQL Developer
8 14 (7.91%) C# Developer
8 14 (7.91%) Java Engineer
9 11 (6.21%) Junior
10 10 (5.65%) DBA
10 10 (5.65%) SQL DBA
11 9 (5.08%) SQL Server DBA
12 8 (4.52%) Senior .NET Developer
12 8 (4.52%) Software Developer
12 8 (4.52%) SQL Server Developer
12 8 (4.52%) Support Engineer
13 7 (3.95%) Senior DBA
13 7 (3.95%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (42.37%) .NET
2 59 (33.33%) XML
3 50 (28.25%) Web Services
4 44 (24.86%) ASP.NET
5 43 (24.29%) REST
6 31 (17.51%) HTML
7 28 (15.82%) SOAP
8 27 (15.25%) CSS
9 25 (14.12%) Spring
10 20 (11.30%) ASP.NET MVC
11 19 (10.73%) .NET Framework
12 18 (10.17%) MDX
13 16 (9.04%) HTML5
13 16 (9.04%) Node.js
14 14 (7.91%) J2EE
15 13 (7.34%) Hibernate
16 12 (6.78%) CSS3
17 10 (5.65%) RESTful
18 9 (5.08%) Gherkin
19 8 (4.52%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.21%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (3.95%) Computer Science
3 6 (3.39%) Management Information System
3 6 (3.39%) Reference Data
3 6 (3.39%) RIA
4 5 (2.82%) Hybrid Cloud
5 4 (2.26%) NHS
6 3 (1.69%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.69%) User Experience
6 3 (1.69%) Virtual Team
7 2 (1.13%) BBC
7 2 (1.13%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.56%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.56%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.56%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 22 (12.43%) Windows
2 14 (7.91%) Linux
3 11 (6.21%) Unix
3 11 (6.21%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (6.21%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (3.95%) Windows Server
5 3 (1.69%) HPUX
5 3 (1.69%) Solaris
5 3 (1.69%) Windows 10
5 3 (1.69%) Windows 2000 Server
5 3 (1.69%) Windows 7
5 3 (1.69%) Windows 8
5 3 (1.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (1.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (35.59%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (20.90%) ETL
3 35 (19.77%) Business Intelligence
4 34 (19.21%) Data Modelling
5 24 (13.56%) CRM
5 24 (13.56%) Test Automation
6 23 (12.99%) MVC
7 21 (11.86%) Analytics
7 21 (11.86%) Database Tuning
7 21 (11.86%) TDD
7 21 (11.86%) Unit Testing
8 20 (11.30%) BDD
8 20 (11.30%) OO
9 19 (10.73%) UML
10 18 (10.17%) ETL Development
10 18 (10.17%) Inmon Methodology
10 18 (10.17%) Kimball Methodology
10 18 (10.17%) Performance Tuning
11 17 (9.60%) Scrum
12 16 (9.04%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 56 (31.64%) Java
2 51 (28.81%) C#
3 43 (24.29%) JavaScript
4 39 (22.03%) T-SQL
5 29 (16.38%) PowerShell
6 18 (10.17%) VBA
7 17 (9.60%) PL/SQL
8 12 (6.78%) Apex Code
9 9 (5.08%) Shell Script
10 8 (4.52%) VB.NET
11 7 (3.95%) C++
12 3 (1.69%) Bash Shell
12 3 (1.69%) C
12 3 (1.69%) Perl
12 3 (1.69%) VB
13 1 (0.56%) ES6
13 1 (0.56%) GraphQL
13 1 (0.56%) PHP
13 1 (0.56%) Python
13 1 (0.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 20 (11.30%) Degree
2 11 (6.21%) SC Cleared
2 11 (6.21%) Security Cleared
3 9 (5.08%) ISTQB
4 8 (4.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (2.82%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (1.69%) MCSE
6 3 (1.69%) MCTS
6 3 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.56%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.34%) QA
2 6 (3.39%) SLA
3 5 (2.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (1.69%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.56%) GDPR
System Software
1 7 (3.95%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.69%) Hyper-V
2 3 (1.69%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (1.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 3 (1.69%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 7 (3.95%) Puppet
2 3 (1.69%) SCCM
2 3 (1.69%) WMI
2 3 (1.69%) WSUS
3 2 (1.13%) Ansible
3 2 (1.13%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.13%) Salt
3 2 (1.13%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 2 (1.13%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (0.56%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 1 (0.56%) MOM
Vendors
1 68 (38.42%) Microsoft
2 23 (12.99%) IBM
3 18 (10.17%) Cognos
4 16 (9.04%) Oracle
5 13 (7.34%) SAP
6 12 (6.78%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (2.82%) F5
8 3 (1.69%) ATG
8 3 (1.69%) Blue Martini
8 3 (1.69%) Dell
8 3 (1.69%) Elastic Path
8 3 (1.69%) Orchard
8 3 (1.69%) Sage
9 2 (1.13%) Citrix
9 2 (1.13%) Demandware
9 2 (1.13%) hybris
9 2 (1.13%) SonicWALL
9 2 (1.13%) Symantec
9 2 (1.13%) Virgin Media
9 2 (1.13%) VMware