The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the St Albans region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 13 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
-11 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 46 21 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 26.14% 28.77% 36.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.67% 58.33% 49.63%
Number of salaries quoted 42 18 58
Average salary £50,000 £27,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+81.81% -21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £20,500 £25,100
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £36,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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 St Albans region.

Programming Languages Category
St Albans
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
150 36 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 85.23% 49.32% 73.77%
Number of salaries quoted 144 33 123
Average salary £50,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £20,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

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

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

SQL
Salary Trend in St Albans

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

SQL Salary Trend in St Albans

SQL
Salary Histogram in St Albans

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL across the St Albans region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014.

SQL Salary Histogram in St Albans

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the St Albans 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 35 (50.00%) .NET
2 30 (42.86%) C#
3 25 (35.71%) PL/SQL
4 23 (32.86%) JavaScript
4 23 (32.86%) Microsoft
4 23 (32.86%) jQuery
5 22 (31.43%) Oracle
6 21 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (30.00%) HTML
7 20 (28.57%) MVC
7 20 (28.57%) WCF
8 19 (27.14%) Finance
8 19 (27.14%) CSS
9 18 (25.71%) SQL Server
10 17 (24.29%) MS Excel
10 17 (24.29%) Scrum
10 17 (24.29%) Web Development
10 17 (24.29%) Ajax
11 16 (22.86%) Multithreading
11 16 (22.86%) SOA
12 15 (21.43%) OOD
12 15 (21.43%) ASP.NET
12 15 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
12 15 (21.43%) Analytics
13 14 (20.00%) HTML5
13 14 (20.00%) CSS3
13 14 (20.00%) TDD
14 13 (18.57%) SharePoint
14 13 (18.57%) Analytical Skills
15 12 (17.14%) Low Latency

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the St Albans 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 13 (18.57%) SharePoint
2 5 (7.14%) IIS
3 3 (4.29%) CMS
4 2 (2.86%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.86%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.86%) JBoss
4 2 (2.86%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.86%) SAS
5 1 (1.43%) Apache
Applications
1 17 (24.29%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.86%) PowerPivot
2 2 (2.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.29%) Oracle Financials
1 3 (4.29%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.29%) DHCP
1 3 (4.29%) TCP/IP
1 3 (4.29%) DNS
2 2 (2.86%) LAN
2 2 (2.86%) Internet
2 2 (2.86%) WAN
2 2 (2.86%) Wireless
3 1 (1.43%) Telnet
3 1 (1.43%) Firewall
3 1 (1.43%) VoIP
3 1 (1.43%) HTTP
3 1 (1.43%) Intranet
3 1 (1.43%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (25.71%) SQL Server
2 10 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (7.14%) QlikView
4 5 (7.14%) Big Data
4 5 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (5.71%) Snowflake Schema
5 4 (5.71%) Star Schema
5 4 (5.71%) Relational Database
6 3 (4.29%) Oracle Database
6 3 (4.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (2.86%) DB2
7 2 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.43%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (17.14%) NUnit
1 12 (17.14%) Selenium
1 12 (17.14%) TeamCity
1 12 (17.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 19 (27.14%) Finance
2 4 (5.71%) Back Office
3 3 (4.29%) Retail
3 3 (4.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 51 (72.86%) Developer
2 25 (35.71%) .NET Developer
3 22 (31.43%) C# Developer
3 22 (31.43%) Senior Developer
3 22 (31.43%) C# .NET Developer
4 20 (28.57%) Senior .NET Developer
5 14 (20.00%) Senior C# Developer
6 11 (15.71%) Java Developer
7 8 (11.43%) Software Engineer
8 7 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 6 (8.57%) C# Software Developer
9 6 (8.57%) .NET Software Developer
9 6 (8.57%) .NET Software Engineer
9 6 (8.57%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
9 6 (8.57%) Senior C# Software Engineer
9 6 (8.57%) C# Web Developer
9 6 (8.57%) Senior .NET Web Developer
9 6 (8.57%) Software Developer
9 6 (8.57%) Web Developer
9 6 (8.57%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (50.00%) .NET
2 23 (32.86%) jQuery
3 21 (30.00%) HTML
4 20 (28.57%) WCF
5 19 (27.14%) CSS
6 17 (24.29%) Ajax
7 15 (21.43%) ASP.NET
7 15 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
8 14 (20.00%) HTML5
8 14 (20.00%) CSS3
9 12 (17.14%) WebSockets
9 12 (17.14%) Silverlight
9 12 (17.14%) XML
9 12 (17.14%) XSLT
10 11 (15.71%) J2EE
11 9 (12.86%) Spring
12 8 (11.43%) .NET Framework
13 7 (10.00%) Web Services
14 5 (7.14%) WPF
15 3 (4.29%) Struts2
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.57%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (11.43%) Visualisation
3 5 (7.14%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.29%) FMCG
5 2 (2.86%) Replication
5 2 (2.86%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.43%) IVR
6 1 (1.43%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.00%) Windows
2 4 (5.71%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (5.71%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (4.29%) Linux
4 2 (2.86%) Android
4 2 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.86%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.43%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (28.57%) MVC
3 17 (24.29%) Scrum
3 17 (24.29%) Web Development
4 16 (22.86%) Multithreading
4 16 (22.86%) SOA
5 15 (21.43%) OOD
5 15 (21.43%) Analytics
6 14 (20.00%) TDD
7 12 (17.14%) Low Latency
8 11 (15.71%) ETL
9 8 (11.43%) Software Engineering
10 7 (10.00%) ERP
10 7 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
11 5 (7.14%) Data Analytics
11 5 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
12 4 (5.71%) OOP
12 4 (5.71%) OO
12 4 (5.71%) Requirements Analysis
13 3 (4.29%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (42.86%) C#
2 25 (35.71%) PL/SQL
3 23 (32.86%) JavaScript
4 12 (17.14%) Java
4 12 (17.14%) Objective-C
5 7 (10.00%) T-SQL
6 4 (5.71%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.86%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (8.57%) Degree
2 1 (1.43%) CCIA
2 1 (1.43%) MCP
2 1 (1.43%) MCSE
2 1 (1.43%) MCSA
2 1 (1.43%) CCNA
2 1 (1.43%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (1.43%) CCEA
2 1 (1.43%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.43%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.86%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.43%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.43%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 23 (32.86%) Microsoft
2 22 (31.43%) Oracle
3 5 (7.14%) VMware
3 5 (7.14%) Tableau
4 3 (4.29%) SAP
5 2 (2.86%) Epicor
5 2 (2.86%) Novell
5 2 (2.86%) EPiServer
6 1 (1.43%) SonicWALL
6 1 (1.43%) Cisco
6 1 (1.43%) Citrix
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