The first table below looks at the demand for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Harpenden region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Harpenden region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 1 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 12 14 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harpenden 92.31% 45.16% 66.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 92.31% 46.67% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 12 8 2
Average salary £37,500 £29,500 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.11% +20.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,350 £22,500 £24,100
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £38,950 £24,900
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.63%
Programming Languages Category
Harpenden
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
13 30 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harpenden 100.00% 96.77% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 13 24 2
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +57.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £35,000 £24,100
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £24,900 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
SQL
Hertfordshire

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Harpenden

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL across the Harpenden region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Harpenden

SQL
Salary Trend in Harpenden

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

SQL Salary Trend in Harpenden

SQL
Salary Histogram in Harpenden

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL across the Harpenden region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

SQL Salary Histogram in Harpenden

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Harpenden

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Harpenden region citing SQL also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL.

1 13 (81.25%) SQL Server
2 9 (56.25%) C#
2 9 (56.25%) Windows
3 8 (50.00%) .NET
4 7 (43.75%) ASP.NET
5 6 (37.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 6 (37.50%) WPF
5 6 (37.50%) .NET Framework
6 4 (25.00%) SC Cleared
6 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
6 4 (25.00%) Database Security
6 4 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (25.00%) Replication
6 4 (25.00%) T-SQL
7 2 (12.50%) VB.NET
7 2 (12.50%) MySQL
7 2 (12.50%) Linux
7 2 (12.50%) Apache
7 2 (12.50%) IIS
7 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
7 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (12.50%) Debian
8 1 (6.25%) Degree
8 1 (6.25%) Banking
8 1 (6.25%) Pascal
8 1 (6.25%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (6.25%) Internet
8 1 (6.25%) MS Office
8 1 (6.25%) XML
8 1 (6.25%) Finance

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Harpenden by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Harpenden region citing SQL also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (12.50%) IIS
1 2 (12.50%) Apache
2 1 (6.25%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (81.25%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) MySQL
3 1 (6.25%) MS Access
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
1 1 (6.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Developer
2 7 (43.75%) C# Developer
2 7 (43.75%) C# .NET Developer
3 6 (37.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (25.00%) Administrator
4 4 (25.00%) SQL DBA
4 4 (25.00%) DBA
5 2 (12.50%) Senior Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Software Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Junior
6 1 (6.25%) Junior Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Graduate Software Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Graduate Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Junior Software Developer
6 1 (6.25%) .NET Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) .NET
2 7 (43.75%) ASP.NET
3 6 (37.50%) .NET Framework
3 6 (37.50%) WPF
3 6 (37.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (6.25%) HTML
4 1 (6.25%) XML
4 1 (6.25%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Replication
2 1 (6.25%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) Linux
2 2 (12.50%) Debian
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Database Security
1 4 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (6.25%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) C#
2 4 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (12.50%) VB.NET
4 1 (6.25%) Pascal
4 1 (6.25%) Delphi
4 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
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Posted: 19 hours ago
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