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 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 10 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
-8 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 44 26 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 30.77% 29.89% 30.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 37.93% 61.90% 47.89%
Number of salaries quoted 41 25 63
Average salary £55,000 £31,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+74.60% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,900 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 St Albans region.

Programming Languages Category
St Albans
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
116 42 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 81.12% 48.28% 64.25%
Number of salaries quoted 110 39 137
Average salary £50,000 £33,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+49.25% -16.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,300 £24,100
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,000 £50,000
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 30 January 2015.

SQL Salary Histogram in St Albans

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 53 (60.23%) .NET
2 44 (50.00%) C#
3 34 (38.64%) JavaScript
4 33 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 31 (35.23%) PL/SQL
5 31 (35.23%) Oracle
5 31 (35.23%) Agile Software Development
5 31 (35.23%) jQuery
6 30 (34.09%) MVC
7 29 (32.95%) CSS
7 29 (32.95%) HTML
8 28 (31.82%) NUnit
8 28 (31.82%) TeamCity
8 28 (31.82%) WCF
9 26 (29.55%) Scrum
10 25 (28.41%) ASP.NET
10 25 (28.41%) MS Excel
10 25 (28.41%) SOA
10 25 (28.41%) Ajax
10 25 (28.41%) Team Foundation Server
10 25 (28.41%) ASP.NET MVC
11 24 (27.27%) Multithreading
11 24 (27.27%) Web Development
12 23 (26.14%) HTML5
12 23 (26.14%) CSS3
12 23 (26.14%) OOD
12 23 (26.14%) SQL Server
12 23 (26.14%) TDD
13 22 (25.00%) Finance
13 22 (25.00%) SharePoint

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 22 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 5 (5.68%) CMS
3 3 (3.41%) IIS
3 3 (3.41%) Apache
3 3 (3.41%) Tomcat
3 3 (3.41%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 25 (28.41%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.27%) PowerPivot
3 1 (1.14%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 3 (3.41%) Oracle Financials
1 3 (3.41%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.14%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.41%) DHCP
1 3 (3.41%) HTTP
1 3 (3.41%) DNS
2 2 (2.27%) Firewall
2 2 (2.27%) VPN
2 2 (2.27%) LAN
2 2 (2.27%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (26.14%) SQL Server
2 10 (11.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 10 (11.36%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (7.95%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (7.95%) Relational Database
5 6 (6.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (6.82%) QlikView
6 5 (5.68%) Big Data
7 4 (4.55%) Snowflake Schema
7 4 (4.55%) Star Schema
8 3 (3.41%) MySQL
8 3 (3.41%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (2.27%) JasperReports
9 2 (2.27%) RavenDB
9 2 (2.27%) Neo4j
10 1 (1.14%) Redis
10 1 (1.14%) Oracle Database
10 1 (1.14%) MongoDB
10 1 (1.14%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 28 (31.82%) NUnit
1 28 (31.82%) TeamCity
2 25 (28.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 21 (23.86%) Selenium
4 6 (6.82%) SpecFlow
5 5 (5.68%) Cucumber
6 2 (2.27%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (2.27%) Git (software)
6 2 (2.27%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.14%) MSTest
7 1 (1.14%) WebDriver
7 1 (1.14%) Jasmine
General
1 22 (25.00%) Finance
2 4 (4.55%) Back Office
3 3 (3.41%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.41%) Games
3 3 (3.41%) Retail
3 3 (3.41%) Online Betting
4 2 (2.27%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 66 (75.00%) Developer
2 36 (40.91%) .NET Developer
3 30 (34.09%) C# .NET Developer
3 30 (34.09%) C# Developer
4 29 (32.95%) Senior Developer
4 29 (32.95%) Senior .NET Developer
5 22 (25.00%) Senior C# Developer
6 13 (14.77%) Software Engineer
7 11 (12.50%) Software Developer
7 11 (12.50%) Senior Software Engineer
7 11 (12.50%) C# Software Engineer
7 11 (12.50%) .NET Software Engineer
7 11 (12.50%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
7 11 (12.50%) Senior C# Software Engineer
7 11 (12.50%) Senior Software Developer
7 11 (12.50%) .NET Software Developer
7 11 (12.50%) C# Software Developer
8 10 (11.36%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 9 (10.23%) Web Developer
9 9 (10.23%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (60.23%) .NET
2 31 (35.23%) jQuery
3 29 (32.95%) CSS
3 29 (32.95%) HTML
4 28 (31.82%) WCF
5 25 (28.41%) ASP.NET
5 25 (28.41%) Ajax
5 25 (28.41%) ASP.NET MVC
6 23 (26.14%) HTML5
6 23 (26.14%) CSS3
7 21 (23.86%) Silverlight
8 20 (22.73%) WebSockets
8 20 (22.73%) XML
8 20 (22.73%) XSLT
9 10 (11.36%) Web Services
10 8 (9.09%) .NET Framework
10 8 (9.09%) Spring
10 8 (9.09%) J2EE
11 7 (7.95%) WinForms
11 7 (7.95%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 16 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (9.09%) Visualisation
3 5 (5.68%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.41%) Online Games
4 3 (3.41%) FMCG
5 2 (2.27%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.27%) Replication
6 1 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.14%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 12 (13.64%) Windows
2 7 (7.95%) Linux
3 4 (4.55%) CentOS
4 1 (1.14%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (35.23%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (34.09%) MVC
3 26 (29.55%) Scrum
4 25 (28.41%) SOA
5 24 (27.27%) Multithreading
5 24 (27.27%) Web Development
6 23 (26.14%) OOD
6 23 (26.14%) TDD
7 20 (22.73%) Low Latency
8 19 (21.59%) Analytics
9 15 (17.05%) Software Engineering
9 15 (17.05%) ETL
10 12 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (7.95%) ERP
11 7 (7.95%) User Acceptance Testing
12 6 (6.82%) Data Analytics
12 6 (6.82%) OOP
13 5 (5.68%) Data Management
13 5 (5.68%) Test Strategy
13 5 (5.68%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 44 (50.00%) C#
2 34 (38.64%) JavaScript
3 31 (35.23%) PL/SQL
4 20 (22.73%) Objective-C
5 11 (12.50%) Java
5 11 (12.50%) T-SQL
6 4 (4.55%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (6.82%) Degree
2 3 (3.41%) MCSE
2 3 (3.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (2.27%) CCIA
3 2 (2.27%) CCNA
3 2 (2.27%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (2.27%) CCEA
3 2 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.27%) MCSA
3 2 (2.27%) MCP
4 1 (1.14%) MCSD
4 1 (1.14%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.23%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (2.27%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (1.14%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.14%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 1 (1.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 33 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 31 (35.23%) Oracle
3 6 (6.82%) Tableau
4 3 (3.41%) Sybase
4 3 (3.41%) SAP
4 3 (3.41%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.27%) EPiServer
5 2 (2.27%) SonicWALL
5 2 (2.27%) VMware
5 2 (2.27%) Citrix
5 2 (2.27%) Cisco
6 1 (1.14%) Informatica
6 1 (1.14%) Epicor
6 1 (1.14%) Jaspersoft
St. Albans
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 10 hours ago
St. Albans
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Arrows Group
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + On Call + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedford, Dunstable, Leighton Buzzard,...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to £35,000 + share incentive scheme + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + be - excellent bonus + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
St. Albans
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
St Albans, United Kingdom
CAMRA
Salary: c£32,000 plus benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
St Albans, United Kingdom
CAMRA
Salary: c£35,000 plus benefits
Posted: 24 days ago