The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Letchworth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 20 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 1 1 6
Rank change year-on-year
0 +5
Permanent jobs citing SQL 17 63 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Letchworth 45.95% 36.63% 28.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 73.91% 69.23% 43.64%
Number of salaries quoted 14 61 22
Average salary £41,875 £37,500 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.66% +22.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,900 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,500 £47,500 £42,350
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,600 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.38% +0.26%
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 Letchworth region.

Programming Languages Category
Letchworth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
23 91 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Letchworth 62.16% 52.91% 65.48%
Number of salaries quoted 19 79 53
Average salary £67,500 £37,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+80.00% +36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £35,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Letchworth

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

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Letchworth

SQL
Salary Trend in Letchworth

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

SQL Salary Trend in Letchworth

SQL
Salary Histogram in Letchworth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL across the Letchworth region over the 3 months to 20 April 2015.

SQL Salary Histogram in Letchworth

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Letchworth

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT jobs across the Letchworth 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 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (44.44%) Linux
3 11 (40.74%) C#
4 10 (37.04%) Oracle
4 10 (37.04%) Scrum
5 9 (33.33%) .NET
6 8 (29.63%) Java
6 8 (29.63%) SQL Server
6 8 (29.63%) Degree
7 7 (25.93%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (25.93%) MVC
7 7 (25.93%) ASP.NET
7 7 (25.93%) Windows
7 7 (25.93%) MS Excel
8 6 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (22.22%) Unit Testing
8 6 (22.22%) TDD
8 6 (22.22%) Software Engineering
9 5 (18.52%) Computer Science
9 5 (18.52%) SaaS
9 5 (18.52%) Bash Shell
9 5 (18.52%) VMware
9 5 (18.52%) Clustering
9 5 (18.52%) Advertising
9 5 (18.52%) Citrix
9 5 (18.52%) Perl
10 4 (14.81%) PHP
10 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
10 4 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (14.81%) ETL

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Letchworth by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT jobs across the Letchworth 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 (11.11%) Tomcat
2 2 (7.41%) WebSphere
2 2 (7.41%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (25.93%) MS Excel
2 3 (11.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (18.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) SAN
1 3 (11.11%) Firewall
1 3 (11.11%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (29.63%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.81%) Relational Database
3 3 (11.11%) Oracle Database
4 2 (7.41%) MySQL
4 2 (7.41%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (11.11%) JUnit
2 3 (11.11%) Eclipse
3 2 (7.41%) NUnit
3 2 (7.41%) MSTest
General
1 5 (18.52%) Advertising
2 3 (11.11%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (55.56%) Developer
2 8 (29.63%) Software Developer
3 7 (25.93%) DBA
4 6 (22.22%) Junior
5 5 (18.52%) Senior Developer
5 5 (18.52%) Junior Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Administrator
6 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (11.11%) SQL DBA
6 3 (11.11%) Junior Software Developer
6 3 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (11.11%) .NET Developer
6 3 (11.11%) C# Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Analyst
6 3 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Junior C# .NET Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Software Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Project Manager
7 2 (7.41%) Business Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (33.33%) .NET
2 7 (25.93%) ASP.NET
2 7 (25.93%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (11.11%) XML
3 3 (11.11%) HTML
4 2 (7.41%) AngularJS
4 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Clustering
1 5 (18.52%) Computer Science
2 4 (14.81%) Statistics
3 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (44.44%) Linux
2 7 (25.93%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (37.04%) Scrum
3 7 (25.93%) MVC
4 6 (22.22%) TDD
4 6 (22.22%) Software Engineering
4 6 (22.22%) Unit Testing
5 4 (14.81%) ETL
5 4 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (14.81%) Analytics
5 4 (14.81%) MapReduce
5 4 (14.81%) Change Control
6 3 (11.11%) ATDD
6 3 (11.11%) ITIL
6 3 (11.11%) PRINCE2
6 3 (11.11%) Data Mapping
6 3 (11.11%) OWASP
6 3 (11.11%) Network Architecture
7 2 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (7.41%) Business Analysis
7 2 (7.41%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (40.74%) C#
2 8 (29.63%) Java
3 5 (18.52%) Perl
3 5 (18.52%) Bash Shell
4 4 (14.81%) Python
4 4 (14.81%) PHP
4 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
5 3 (11.11%) VBA
6 1 (3.70%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (29.63%) Degree
2 3 (11.11%) ISEB
System Software
1 4 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (11.11%) Terminal Server
2 3 (11.11%) XenApp
3 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 10 (37.04%) Oracle
2 5 (18.52%) Citrix
2 5 (18.52%) VMware
3 4 (14.81%) JD Edwards
4 2 (7.41%) SAP