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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 5 14 1
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -13
Permanent jobs citing SQL 87 24 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 55.06% 16.22% 28.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 64.44% 25.81% 45.24%
Number of salaries quoted 85 24 8
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -2.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,200 £53,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
135 93 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 85.44% 62.84% 62.22%
Number of salaries quoted 133 93 49
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +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 28 August 2015.

SQL Salary Histogram in St Albans

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 108 (61.71%) Agile Software Development
2 105 (60.00%) .NET
3 101 (57.71%) C#
4 95 (54.29%) ASP.NET
5 89 (50.86%) MVC
6 88 (50.29%) Oracle
7 86 (49.14%) JavaScript
8 74 (42.29%) Scrum
9 73 (41.71%) TDD
10 72 (41.14%) ASP.NET MVC
11 68 (38.86%) HTML
12 67 (38.29%) PL/SQL
13 65 (37.14%) Microsoft
14 60 (34.29%) CSS
14 60 (34.29%) jQuery
15 58 (33.14%) MS Excel
16 56 (32.00%) Team Foundation Server
17 55 (31.43%) Windows
18 53 (30.29%) T-SQL
19 52 (29.71%) SQL Server
20 50 (28.57%) TeamCity
20 50 (28.57%) HTML5
21 49 (28.00%) Finance
22 44 (25.14%) SharePoint
22 44 (25.14%) Low Latency
22 44 (25.14%) WCF
22 44 (25.14%) Multithreading
23 43 (24.57%) Selenium
23 43 (24.57%) Web Development
24 42 (24.00%) NUnit

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 44 (25.14%) SharePoint
2 28 (16.00%) IIS
3 15 (8.57%) CMS
4 14 (8.00%) Apache
4 14 (8.00%) Tomcat
4 14 (8.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 6 (3.43%) MS Exchange
6 4 (2.29%) Lync
7 2 (1.14%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.14%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.14%) JBoss
8 1 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.57%) Kentico
8 1 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 58 (33.14%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.43%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (4.00%) Oracle Financials
1 7 (4.00%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (3.43%) Office 365
3 1 (0.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (10.86%) DHCP
1 19 (10.86%) DNS
2 14 (8.00%) HTTP
3 6 (3.43%) Firewall
4 2 (1.14%) iSCSI
5 1 (0.57%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (29.71%) SQL Server
2 37 (21.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 36 (20.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 25 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
5 22 (12.57%) Oracle Database
6 14 (8.00%) MySQL
6 14 (8.00%) PostgreSQL
7 12 (6.86%) QlikView
8 11 (6.29%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (1.71%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (1.71%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (1.14%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (1.14%) Redis
Development Applications
1 56 (32.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 50 (28.57%) TeamCity
3 43 (24.57%) Selenium
4 42 (24.00%) NUnit
5 13 (7.43%) Visual Studio
6 8 (4.57%) ReSharper
6 8 (4.57%) Git (software)
6 8 (4.57%) Bitbucket
6 8 (4.57%) Octopus Deploy
7 5 (2.86%) Rhino Mocks
7 5 (2.86%) Moq
8 3 (1.71%) JIRA
9 1 (0.57%) HP UFT
General
1 49 (28.00%) Finance
2 14 (8.00%) Telecoms
2 14 (8.00%) Online Betting
2 14 (8.00%) Games
3 2 (1.14%) Banking
4 1 (0.57%) Retail
4 1 (0.57%) Billing
4 1 (0.57%) Marketing
4 1 (0.57%) French Language
4 1 (0.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 133 (76.00%) Developer
2 78 (44.57%) .NET Developer
3 57 (32.57%) C# Developer
3 57 (32.57%) C# .NET Developer
4 56 (32.00%) Senior Developer
5 49 (28.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 46 (26.29%) Senior .NET Developer
7 43 (24.57%) Senior C# Developer
8 42 (24.00%) Web Developer
9 38 (21.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 35 (20.00%) .NET Web Developer
11 25 (14.29%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
11 25 (14.29%) Software Engineer
12 24 (13.71%) Software Developer
12 24 (13.71%) C# Web Developer
13 20 (11.43%) Java Developer
14 19 (10.86%) C# Software Engineer
14 19 (10.86%) .NET Software Engineer
14 19 (10.86%) Senior .NET Web Developer
14 19 (10.86%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (60.00%) .NET
2 95 (54.29%) ASP.NET
3 72 (41.14%) ASP.NET MVC
4 68 (38.86%) HTML
5 60 (34.29%) CSS
5 60 (34.29%) jQuery
6 50 (28.57%) HTML5
7 44 (25.14%) WCF
8 42 (24.00%) Ajax
8 42 (24.00%) CSS3
8 42 (24.00%) WebSockets
9 40 (22.86%) AngularJS
10 38 (21.71%) Silverlight
10 38 (21.71%) XML
11 35 (20.00%) XSLT
12 33 (18.86%) .NET Framework
12 33 (18.86%) Entity Framework
13 25 (14.29%) Web Services
13 25 (14.29%) J2EE
14 23 (13.14%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 25 (14.29%) Mathematics
2 14 (8.00%) Online Games
3 12 (6.86%) Visualisation
4 4 (2.29%) Physics
4 4 (2.29%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.29%) Replication
5 1 (0.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 55 (31.43%) Windows
2 14 (8.00%) Linux
2 14 (8.00%) CentOS
3 6 (3.43%) Mac OS
3 6 (3.43%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (61.71%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (50.86%) MVC
3 74 (42.29%) Scrum
4 73 (41.71%) TDD
5 44 (25.14%) Multithreading
5 44 (25.14%) Low Latency
6 43 (24.57%) Web Development
7 42 (24.00%) OOD
8 39 (22.29%) Analytics
9 38 (21.71%) Mobile Development
9 38 (21.71%) SOA
10 36 (20.57%) Open Source
11 29 (16.57%) OO
12 25 (14.29%) Software Engineering
13 21 (12.00%) OOP
14 18 (10.29%) Service Delivery
15 15 (8.57%) E-Commerce
16 14 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
17 13 (7.43%) Mentoring
18 11 (6.29%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 101 (57.71%) C#
2 86 (49.14%) JavaScript
3 67 (38.29%) PL/SQL
4 53 (30.29%) T-SQL
5 42 (24.00%) Objective-C
6 39 (22.29%) Java
7 11 (6.29%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 25 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.14%) QA
2 1 (0.57%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (4.00%) Hyper-V
2 6 (3.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (3.43%) XenDesktop
3 5 (2.86%) Active Directory
4 4 (2.29%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (3.43%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 88 (50.29%) Oracle
2 65 (37.14%) Microsoft
3 14 (8.00%) Red Hat
4 12 (6.86%) Tableau
5 8 (4.57%) New Relic
6 7 (4.00%) SAP
7 6 (3.43%) Cisco
7 6 (3.43%) Apple
7 6 (3.43%) VMware
7 6 (3.43%) HP
7 6 (3.43%) Dell
7 6 (3.43%) Citrix
8 5 (2.86%) Telerik
9 4 (2.29%) AppDynamics
10 1 (0.57%) Trillium
10 1 (0.57%) EPiServer
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