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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 1 2 7
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +5
Permanent jobs citing SQL 15 45 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Letchworth 53.57% 38.14% 21.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 75.00% 60.00% 42.11%
Number of salaries quoted 14 44 14
Average salary £42,500 £37,000 £30,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.86% +20.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,500 £40,000 £42,050
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 Letchworth region.

Programming Languages Category
Letchworth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
20 75 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Letchworth 71.43% 63.56% 51.35%
Number of salaries quoted 19 64 36
Average salary £62,500 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £45,000 £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 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 27 February 2015.

SQL Salary Histogram in Letchworth

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Letchworth

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 14 (58.33%) Oracle
2 11 (45.83%) Linux
2 11 (45.83%) Degree
3 8 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 8 (33.33%) Java
3 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (29.17%) Analytics
4 7 (29.17%) C#
4 7 (29.17%) Windows
4 7 (29.17%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (29.17%) ETL
5 6 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
5 6 (25.00%) Computer Science
6 5 (20.83%) .NET
6 5 (20.83%) Scrum
7 4 (16.67%) VMware
7 4 (16.67%) Finance
7 4 (16.67%) ISO 9001
7 4 (16.67%) JD Edwards
7 4 (16.67%) Citrix
7 4 (16.67%) Business Objects
7 4 (16.67%) OLAP
7 4 (16.67%) PL/SQL
7 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
7 4 (16.67%) Perl
7 4 (16.67%) MOLAP
7 4 (16.67%) ROLAP
7 4 (16.67%) Data Mining
7 4 (16.67%) Oracle OLAP
7 4 (16.67%) SaaS

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Letchworth by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (12.50%) Tomcat
2 2 (8.33%) WebSphere
2 2 (8.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) SAN
2 2 (8.33%) Firewall
2 2 (8.33%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (16.67%) Data Mining
3 4 (16.67%) MOLAP
3 4 (16.67%) ROLAP
3 4 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (16.67%) Oracle OLAP
3 4 (16.67%) OLAP
3 4 (16.67%) OLAP Cube
4 3 (12.50%) Oracle Database
5 2 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) JUnit
1 3 (12.50%) Eclipse
2 2 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (16.67%) Finance
1 4 (16.67%) Advertising
2 3 (12.50%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Developer
2 8 (33.33%) Analyst
3 6 (25.00%) Software Developer
3 6 (25.00%) Business Analyst
4 5 (20.83%) DBA
5 4 (16.67%) Senior Developer
5 4 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 3 (12.50%) Junior Developer
6 3 (12.50%) Junior
6 3 (12.50%) Junior Software Developer
6 3 (12.50%) Administrator
7 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) Oracle DBA
7 2 (8.33%) Project Manager
7 2 (8.33%) Business Project Manager
7 2 (8.33%) Business Manager
8 1 (4.17%) QA Analyst
8 1 (4.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (4.17%) C# Software Developer
8 1 (4.17%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.83%) .NET
2 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET
2 3 (12.50%) XML
2 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (12.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (12.50%) Clustering
2 3 (12.50%) Statistics
3 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (45.83%) Linux
2 7 (29.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (29.17%) ETL
2 7 (29.17%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (29.17%) Analytics
3 5 (20.83%) Scrum
4 4 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 3 (12.50%) MVC
5 3 (12.50%) MapReduce
5 3 (12.50%) Change Control
6 2 (8.33%) ERP
6 2 (8.33%) Project Management
6 2 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (8.33%) Business Analysis
6 2 (8.33%) Resource Management
6 2 (8.33%) Unit Testing
6 2 (8.33%) Network Architecture
6 2 (8.33%) TDD
7 1 (4.17%) Data Analysis
7 1 (4.17%) Data Mapping
7 1 (4.17%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 8 (33.33%) Java
2 7 (29.17%) C#
3 4 (16.67%) PL/SQL
3 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (16.67%) Perl
3 4 (16.67%) Bash Shell
4 3 (12.50%) Python
4 3 (12.50%) PHP
5 1 (4.17%) VBA
5 1 (4.17%) C++
Qualifications
1 11 (45.83%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) ISO 9001
2 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) Terminal Server
1 3 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.33%) XenApp
3 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (58.33%) Oracle
2 4 (16.67%) Business Objects
2 4 (16.67%) Citrix
2 4 (16.67%) JD Edwards
2 4 (16.67%) VMware
3 2 (8.33%) SAP