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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 13 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-12 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 24 39 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 16.22% 28.26% 43.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.81% 45.35% 63.79%
Number of salaries quoted 24 9 47
Average salary £45,000 £46,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.17% +22.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £40,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £60,000 £43,900
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
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
93 86 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 62.84% 62.32% 68.24%
Number of salaries quoted 93 51 78
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 August 2014.

SQL Salary Histogram in St Albans

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 (50.72%) Java
2 23 (33.33%) J2EE
3 18 (26.09%) Oracle
4 17 (24.64%) HTML
4 17 (24.64%) Finance
5 16 (23.19%) Spring
5 16 (23.19%) PL/SQL
6 15 (21.74%) .NET
6 15 (21.74%) Microsoft
7 14 (20.29%) Linux
8 13 (18.84%) Windows
8 13 (18.84%) MS Office
8 13 (18.84%) JavaScript
8 13 (18.84%) Internet
9 12 (17.39%) UNIX
10 11 (15.94%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (13.04%) Wireless
11 9 (13.04%) Web Services
11 9 (13.04%) SQL Server
11 9 (13.04%) Web Development
12 8 (11.59%) Degree
12 8 (11.59%) Oracle Database
12 8 (11.59%) MS Excel
12 8 (11.59%) Broadband
13 7 (10.14%) TDD
13 7 (10.14%) Struts
13 7 (10.14%) ASP.NET
13 7 (10.14%) CSS
13 7 (10.14%) Struts2
14 6 (8.70%) WebSphere

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 6 (8.70%) WebLogic
1 6 (8.70%) IIS
1 6 (8.70%) WebSphere
2 5 (7.25%) CMS
3 3 (4.35%) Apache
4 2 (2.90%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.90%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.90%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.90%) SAS
4 2 (2.90%) IBM HTTP Server
4 2 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.45%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 13 (18.84%) MS Office
2 8 (11.59%) MS Excel
3 3 (4.35%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (2.90%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.45%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (18.84%) Internet
2 9 (13.04%) Wireless
3 8 (11.59%) Broadband
4 5 (7.25%) DHCP
4 5 (7.25%) TCP/IP
4 5 (7.25%) DNS
5 3 (4.35%) HTTP
6 1 (1.45%) Intranet
6 1 (1.45%) LAN
6 1 (1.45%) VoIP
6 1 (1.45%) WAN
6 1 (1.45%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 8 (11.59%) Oracle Database
3 6 (8.70%) DB2
3 6 (8.70%) MS Access
4 4 (5.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (5.80%) Relational Database
5 3 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.90%) MySQL
7 1 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.45%) Star Schema
7 1 (1.45%) OLAP
7 1 (1.45%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.45%) PerformancePoint
7 1 (1.45%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.45%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 4 (5.80%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.45%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.45%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.45%) Mercurial
General
1 17 (24.64%) Finance
2 6 (8.70%) Banking
2 6 (8.70%) Marketing
3 2 (2.90%) Retail
3 2 (2.90%) Automotive
4 1 (1.45%) Games
Job Titles
1 36 (52.17%) Developer
2 23 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 15 (21.74%) Senior Developer
4 10 (14.49%) Analyst
5 8 (11.59%) Administrator
5 8 (11.59%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 7 (10.14%) Senior Java Developer
7 6 (8.70%) Support Analyst
7 6 (8.70%) Systems Administrator
7 6 (8.70%) .NET Developer
8 4 (5.80%) Software Engineer
9 3 (4.35%) Technical Support
9 3 (4.35%) Applications Support
9 3 (4.35%) C# Developer
9 3 (4.35%) Technical Analyst
9 3 (4.35%) Technical Support Analyst
9 3 (4.35%) UNIX Engineer
9 3 (4.35%) Storage Engineer
9 3 (4.35%) Operations Engineer
9 3 (4.35%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (33.33%) J2EE
2 17 (24.64%) HTML
3 16 (23.19%) Spring
4 15 (21.74%) .NET
5 9 (13.04%) Web Services
6 7 (10.14%) Struts
6 7 (10.14%) ASP.NET
6 7 (10.14%) CSS
6 7 (10.14%) Struts2
7 6 (8.70%) HTML5
8 4 (5.80%) .NET Framework
9 3 (4.35%) CSS3
9 3 (4.35%) Ajax
9 3 (4.35%) WPF
9 3 (4.35%) jQuery
9 3 (4.35%) Middleware
10 2 (2.90%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (2.90%) DHTML
11 1 (1.45%) XML
11 1 (1.45%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.35%) IVR
1 3 (4.35%) Visualisation
2 2 (2.90%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.45%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.45%) Statistics
3 1 (1.45%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (20.29%) Linux
2 13 (18.84%) Windows
3 12 (17.39%) UNIX
4 6 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (7.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (4.35%) Windows XP
7 2 (2.90%) Windows 7
7 2 (2.90%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (15.94%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (13.04%) Web Development
3 7 (10.14%) TDD
4 6 (8.70%) Data Analysis
4 6 (8.70%) UML
5 5 (7.25%) OO
5 5 (7.25%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (7.25%) Software Engineering
6 4 (5.80%) Service Delivery
7 3 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (4.35%) MVC
7 3 (4.35%) ERP
7 3 (4.35%) OOD
7 3 (4.35%) Validation
7 3 (4.35%) Web Design
7 3 (4.35%) QMS
8 2 (2.90%) Unit Testing
8 2 (2.90%) Business Analysis
8 2 (2.90%) Risk Assessment
8 2 (2.90%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 35 (50.72%) Java
2 16 (23.19%) PL/SQL
3 13 (18.84%) JavaScript
4 6 (8.70%) C#
4 6 (8.70%) C++
4 6 (8.70%) VB.NET
5 4 (5.80%) VB
6 3 (4.35%) VB6
7 2 (2.90%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.90%) PHP
8 1 (1.45%) R
Qualifications
1 8 (11.59%) Degree
2 1 (1.45%) ISEB
2 1 (1.45%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.45%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.80%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (5.80%) Hyper-V
2 3 (4.35%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 18 (26.09%) Oracle
2 15 (21.74%) Microsoft
3 6 (8.70%) JBoss
3 6 (8.70%) VMware
4 4 (5.80%) Novell
5 2 (2.90%) EPiServer
5 2 (2.90%) Epicor
6 1 (1.45%) Google
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Hurren and Hope
Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum + Benfits
Posted: 7 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
St. Albans
Deloitte
Salary: Excellent + package
Posted: 27 days ago