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

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 18 7 1
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -6
Permanent jobs citing SQL 22 21 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 16.79% 19.81% 47.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.22% 34.43% 61.40%
Number of salaries quoted 22 7 45
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,750 £31,000 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £62,250 £51,600 £40,900
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,600
% change year-on-year
- +2.45%
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
99 61 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 75.57% 57.55% 77.55%
Number of salaries quoted 99 46 78
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 17 September 2014.

SQL Salary Histogram in St Albans

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 30 (47.62%) Java
2 18 (28.57%) J2EE
3 17 (26.98%) .NET
4 16 (25.40%) PL/SQL
5 15 (23.81%) Oracle
6 14 (22.22%) Microsoft
6 14 (22.22%) Spring
7 13 (20.63%) Linux
8 12 (19.05%) HTML
8 12 (19.05%) UNIX
8 12 (19.05%) Windows
8 12 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (17.46%) JavaScript
9 11 (17.46%) Finance
10 10 (15.87%) SQL Server
10 10 (15.87%) MS Office
11 9 (14.29%) C#
11 9 (14.29%) Internet
11 9 (14.29%) Wireless
11 9 (14.29%) Web Development
12 8 (12.70%) ASP.NET
12 8 (12.70%) MS Excel
13 7 (11.11%) VB.NET
13 7 (11.11%) CSS
13 7 (11.11%) Web Services
13 7 (11.11%) Broadband
14 6 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
14 6 (9.52%) VMware
14 6 (9.52%) Software Engineering
14 6 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 5 (7.94%) IIS
1 5 (7.94%) CMS
2 4 (6.35%) WebSphere
2 4 (6.35%) WebLogic
3 3 (4.76%) Apache
4 2 (3.17%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.17%) MS Exchange
4 2 (3.17%) SAS
4 2 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.59%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.59%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (15.87%) MS Office
2 8 (12.70%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.17%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (14.29%) Internet
1 9 (14.29%) Wireless
2 7 (11.11%) Broadband
3 5 (7.94%) DHCP
3 5 (7.94%) TCP/IP
3 5 (7.94%) DNS
4 3 (4.76%) HTTP
5 1 (1.59%) Intranet
5 1 (1.59%) LAN
5 1 (1.59%) VoIP
5 1 (1.59%) WAN
5 1 (1.59%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.87%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.52%) Oracle Database
3 4 (6.35%) DB2
4 3 (4.76%) MS Access
4 3 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (4.76%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.59%) MySQL
6 1 (1.59%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (4.76%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.17%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.59%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.59%) NUnit
3 1 (1.59%) Selenium
3 1 (1.59%) TeamCity
General
1 11 (17.46%) Finance
2 3 (4.76%) Banking
2 3 (4.76%) Marketing
3 2 (3.17%) Retail
4 1 (1.59%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 31 (49.21%) Developer
2 18 (28.57%) Java Developer
3 12 (19.05%) Senior Developer
4 9 (14.29%) Analyst
4 9 (14.29%) .NET Developer
5 8 (12.70%) Administrator
5 8 (12.70%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 6 (9.52%) Systems Administrator
6 6 (9.52%) Support Analyst
7 5 (7.94%) Software Engineer
7 5 (7.94%) C# Developer
7 5 (7.94%) Senior .NET Developer
7 5 (7.94%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (6.35%) Senior Java Developer
9 3 (4.76%) UNIX Engineer
9 3 (4.76%) Technical Analyst
9 3 (4.76%) Technical Support Analyst
9 3 (4.76%) Applications Support
9 3 (4.76%) Technical Support
9 3 (4.76%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (28.57%) J2EE
2 17 (26.98%) .NET
3 14 (22.22%) Spring
4 12 (19.05%) HTML
5 8 (12.70%) ASP.NET
6 7 (11.11%) CSS
6 7 (11.11%) Web Services
7 5 (7.94%) Struts
7 5 (7.94%) .NET Framework
7 5 (7.94%) jQuery
7 5 (7.94%) Struts2
8 4 (6.35%) HTML5
8 4 (6.35%) Ajax
9 3 (4.76%) Middleware
9 3 (4.76%) WPF
9 3 (4.76%) CSS3
9 3 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (3.17%) WCF
10 2 (3.17%) XML
11 1 (1.59%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.35%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.76%) IVR
3 2 (3.17%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.17%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.59%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (20.63%) Linux
2 12 (19.05%) UNIX
2 12 (19.05%) Windows
3 6 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (6.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (4.76%) Windows XP
6 2 (3.17%) Windows 7
6 2 (3.17%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (14.29%) Web Development
3 6 (9.52%) Software Engineering
4 5 (7.94%) Data Analysis
4 5 (7.94%) TDD
5 4 (6.35%) Scrum
5 4 (6.35%) MVC
5 4 (6.35%) UML
5 4 (6.35%) ERP
5 4 (6.35%) Service Delivery
6 3 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (4.76%) OOD
6 3 (4.76%) OO
6 3 (4.76%) Web Design
6 3 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (3.17%) Business Analysis
7 2 (3.17%) Unit Testing
7 2 (3.17%) Multithreading
7 2 (3.17%) Infrastructure Management
7 2 (3.17%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 30 (47.62%) Java
2 16 (25.40%) PL/SQL
3 11 (17.46%) JavaScript
4 9 (14.29%) C#
5 7 (11.11%) VB.NET
6 4 (6.35%) T-SQL
6 4 (6.35%) VB
6 4 (6.35%) C++
7 3 (4.76%) VB6
8 2 (3.17%) PHP
9 1 (1.59%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 5 (7.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (6.35%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (6.35%) Hyper-V
2 3 (4.76%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 15 (23.81%) Oracle
2 14 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 6 (9.52%) VMware
4 4 (6.35%) Novell
4 4 (6.35%) JBoss
5 2 (3.17%) Epicor
5 2 (3.17%) EPiServer
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Flexible Benefits, Bonus, Pension
Posted: 18 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Hurren and Hope
Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum + Benfits, Training and Career plan
Posted: 6 days ago
St. Albans
Deloitte
Salary: Excellent + package
Posted: 13 days ago