The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hitchin region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 15 3 4
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 4 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hitchin 8.51% 33.33% 28.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.90% 40.00% 85.71%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 6
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SQL
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hitchin region.

Programming Languages Category
Hitchin
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
31 20 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hitchin 65.96% 83.33% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 10 11 7
Average salary £40,000 £52,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.80% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £35,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £43,250 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Hitchin

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

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Hitchin

SQL
Salary Trend in Hitchin

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

SQL Salary Trend in Hitchin

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hitchin

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Hitchin 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 7 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) Ant
2 5 (71.43%) XML
2 5 (71.43%) Maven
2 5 (71.43%) Git (software)
3 4 (57.14%) Spring
3 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (57.14%) Hibernate
4 3 (42.86%) Change Management
4 3 (42.86%) Finance
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (42.86%) CA
4 3 (42.86%) Middleware
4 3 (42.86%) Configuration Management
4 3 (42.86%) WebLogic
4 3 (42.86%) .NET
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle
4 3 (42.86%) Subversion
4 3 (42.86%) JIRA
4 3 (42.86%) Release Management
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle Fusion
4 3 (42.86%) Hudson
4 3 (42.86%) Change Control
4 3 (42.86%) Jenkins
5 2 (28.57%) JSON
5 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 2 (28.57%) JSP
5 2 (28.57%) Struts
5 2 (28.57%) Tomcat

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Hitchin by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Hitchin 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 3 (42.86%) WebLogic
2 2 (28.57%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Ant
1 5 (71.43%) Maven
1 5 (71.43%) Git (software)
2 3 (42.86%) Hudson
2 3 (42.86%) Jenkins
2 3 (42.86%) JIRA
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (42.86%) Subversion
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Build Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Java Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Java Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Junior Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Junior
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) XML
2 4 (57.14%) Hibernate
2 4 (57.14%) Spring
3 3 (42.86%) Middleware
3 3 (42.86%) .NET
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (28.57%) JSP
4 2 (28.57%) Struts
4 2 (28.57%) Ajax
4 2 (28.57%) JSON
5 1 (14.29%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Release Management
2 3 (42.86%) Change Control
2 3 (42.86%) Configuration Management
2 3 (42.86%) Change Management
3 2 (28.57%) CRM
3 2 (28.57%) Scrum
3 2 (28.57%) TDD
3 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 1 (14.29%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle
1 3 (42.86%) CA