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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 2 2 11
Rank change year-on-year
0 +9
Permanent jobs citing SQL 9 39 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Letchworth 28.13% 39.39% 14.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 52.94% 54.93% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 9 38 6
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -5.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,050 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -
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
17 71 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Letchworth 53.13% 71.72% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 17 63 26
Average salary £42,500 £33,750 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.92% +27.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £23,700 £22,100
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £45,000 £61,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 30 January 2015.

SQL Salary Histogram in Letchworth

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Letchworth

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 16 (76.19%) Oracle
2 11 (52.38%) Degree
3 9 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 9 (42.86%) Finance
4 8 (38.10%) Oracle Reports
5 6 (28.57%) Windows
5 6 (28.57%) Linux
5 6 (28.57%) Data Mining
5 6 (28.57%) ETL
5 6 (28.57%) ISO 9001
5 6 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (28.57%) MOLAP
5 6 (28.57%) ROLAP
5 6 (28.57%) OLAP
5 6 (28.57%) PL/SQL
5 6 (28.57%) Business Objects
5 6 (28.57%) Oracle OLAP
5 6 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (28.57%) Analytics
5 6 (28.57%) Oracle Database
5 6 (28.57%) OLAP Cube
6 5 (23.81%) Computer Science
6 5 (23.81%) SAP
6 5 (23.81%) C#
6 5 (23.81%) Java
7 4 (19.05%) .NET
7 4 (19.05%) JD Edwards
7 4 (19.05%) VMware
8 3 (14.29%) Clustering
8 3 (14.29%) Manufacturing

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Letchworth by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (14.29%) Tomcat
2 2 (9.52%) WebSphere
2 2 (9.52%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Agresso
1 3 (14.29%) Oracle Financials
1 3 (14.29%) Oracle Cash Management
1 3 (14.29%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (9.52%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 8 (38.10%) Oracle Reports
3 6 (28.57%) Data Mining
3 6 (28.57%) MOLAP
3 6 (28.57%) ROLAP
3 6 (28.57%) OLAP
3 6 (28.57%) Oracle OLAP
3 6 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (28.57%) Oracle Database
3 6 (28.57%) OLAP Cube
4 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Eclipse
1 3 (14.29%) JUnit
2 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (42.86%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 3 (14.29%) General Ledger
3 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Analyst
2 6 (28.57%) Business Analyst
2 6 (28.57%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 5 (23.81%) Software Developer
3 5 (23.81%) DBA
3 5 (23.81%) Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Junior Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Administrator
4 3 (14.29%) Junior
4 3 (14.29%) Junior Software Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Tester
5 2 (9.52%) Applications Support
5 2 (9.52%) Software Tester
5 2 (9.52%) Oracle DBA
6 1 (4.76%) .NET Developer
6 1 (4.76%) C# Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) SQL DBA
6 1 (4.76%) Technical Administrator
6 1 (4.76%) Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) .NET
2 3 (14.29%) XML
2 3 (14.29%) HTML
3 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Computer Science
2 3 (14.29%) Clustering
3 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (28.57%) Windows
1 6 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) ETL
1 6 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) Analytics
2 3 (14.29%) Software Engineering
2 3 (14.29%) Cash Management
3 2 (9.52%) Change Control
3 2 (9.52%) Resource Management
3 2 (9.52%) ERP
3 2 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (9.52%) MVC
4 1 (4.76%) Scrum
4 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.76%) TDD
4 1 (4.76%) CRM
4 1 (4.76%) Unit Testing
4 1 (4.76%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (28.57%) PL/SQL
2 5 (23.81%) C#
2 5 (23.81%) Java
3 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (52.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (28.57%) ISO 9001
2 2 (9.52%) QA
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) Terminal Server
1 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (76.19%) Oracle
2 6 (28.57%) Business Objects
3 5 (23.81%) SAP
4 4 (19.05%) JD Edwards
4 4 (19.05%) VMware
5 3 (14.29%) Sage
6 2 (9.52%) Citrix