The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the St Albans region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 2 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 46 57 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 33.58% 26.27% 31.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 52.87% 47.90% 57.14%
Number of salaries quoted 41 41 28
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 £25,500 £23,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.63%
Programming Languages Category
St Albans
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
87 119 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 63.50% 54.84% 55.37%
Number of salaries quoted 74 100 68
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +16.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
SQL
Hertfordshire

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 16 April 2014.

SQL Salary Histogram in St Albans

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 32 (46.38%) Java
2 28 (40.58%) Finance
3 26 (37.68%) Oracle
4 21 (30.43%) .NET
5 18 (26.09%) J2EE
5 18 (26.09%) Windows
6 15 (21.74%) HTML
6 15 (21.74%) Microsoft
7 14 (20.29%) UNIX
7 14 (20.29%) MS Office
8 13 (18.84%) Internet
8 13 (18.84%) TDD
9 12 (17.39%) SQL Server
9 12 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
10 11 (15.94%) JBoss
10 11 (15.94%) MS Excel
10 11 (15.94%) DB2
10 11 (15.94%) WebLogic
10 11 (15.94%) JavaScript
10 11 (15.94%) C++
10 11 (15.94%) Linux
10 11 (15.94%) UML
10 11 (15.94%) Web Services
10 11 (15.94%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (15.94%) WebSphere
11 10 (14.49%) C#
12 9 (13.04%) MySQL
13 8 (11.59%) IIS
13 8 (11.59%) Degree
14 7 (10.14%) Windows Server 2008

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 11 (15.94%) WebLogic
1 11 (15.94%) WebSphere
2 8 (11.59%) IIS
3 4 (5.80%) IBM HTTP Server
4 3 (4.35%) Tomcat
4 3 (4.35%) CMS
5 2 (2.90%) Apache
5 2 (2.90%) MS Exchange
5 2 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.45%) SAS
6 1 (1.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (20.29%) MS Office
2 11 (15.94%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.45%) PowerPivot
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.45%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (18.84%) Internet
2 7 (10.14%) Broadband
2 7 (10.14%) Wireless
3 5 (7.25%) TCP/IP
4 3 (4.35%) DNS
4 3 (4.35%) DHCP
5 2 (2.90%) Firewall
5 2 (2.90%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 11 (15.94%) DB2
3 9 (13.04%) MySQL
4 6 (8.70%) MS Access
4 6 (8.70%) Oracle Database
5 5 (7.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (5.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (5.80%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (4.35%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (2.90%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (1.45%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.45%) HBase
9 1 (1.45%) Big Data
9 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (1.45%) Apache Hive
9 1 (1.45%) MongoDB
9 1 (1.45%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.45%) Mercurial
1 1 (1.45%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.45%) Eclipse
General
1 28 (40.58%) Finance
2 7 (10.14%) Marketing
3 6 (8.70%) Banking
4 4 (5.80%) Automotive
5 1 (1.45%) Games
Job Titles
1 39 (56.52%) Developer
2 19 (27.54%) Java Developer
3 18 (26.09%) Senior Developer
4 12 (17.39%) Senior Java Developer
5 9 (13.04%) Web Developer
6 7 (10.14%) Analyst
7 6 (8.70%) Administrator
8 5 (7.25%) Junior
8 5 (7.25%) Systems Administrator
8 5 (7.25%) Applications Developer
8 5 (7.25%) Support Analyst
8 5 (7.25%) Junior Developer
9 4 (5.80%) UNIX Engineer
9 4 (5.80%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 4 (5.80%) Java Web Developer
9 4 (5.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 3 (4.35%) Junior Applications Developer
10 3 (4.35%) Technical Support
10 3 (4.35%) Storage Engineer
10 3 (4.35%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (30.43%) .NET
2 18 (26.09%) J2EE
3 15 (21.74%) HTML
4 11 (15.94%) Web Services
5 6 (8.70%) Spring
5 6 (8.70%) Struts
6 5 (7.25%) HTML5
6 5 (7.25%) CSS
7 4 (5.80%) DHTML
7 4 (5.80%) Struts2
8 2 (2.90%) ASP.NET
8 2 (2.90%) EJB
9 1 (1.45%) CSS3
9 1 (1.45%) MapReduce
9 1 (1.45%) Google Closure
9 1 (1.45%) jQuery
9 1 (1.45%) JSON
9 1 (1.45%) MDX
9 1 (1.45%) JDBC
9 1 (1.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.80%) IVR
2 3 (4.35%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.45%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.45%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.45%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.45%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.45%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 18 (26.09%) Windows
2 14 (20.29%) UNIX
3 11 (15.94%) Linux
4 7 (10.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (7.25%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.45%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (18.84%) TDD
2 12 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (15.94%) UML
3 11 (15.94%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (8.70%) B2B
4 6 (8.70%) E-Commerce
4 6 (8.70%) ERP
5 5 (7.25%) OO
6 4 (5.80%) Risk Assessment
6 4 (5.80%) Software Engineering
6 4 (5.80%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (5.80%) Validation
6 4 (5.80%) OOD
6 4 (5.80%) QMS
7 3 (4.35%) Web Design
8 2 (2.90%) Migration
8 2 (2.90%) Service Delivery
8 2 (2.90%) Analytics
9 1 (1.45%) Test Strategy
9 1 (1.45%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 32 (46.38%) Java
2 11 (15.94%) JavaScript
2 11 (15.94%) C++
3 10 (14.49%) C#
4 6 (8.70%) PL/SQL
5 4 (5.80%) T-SQL
5 4 (5.80%) VB.NET
6 3 (4.35%) PHP
7 2 (2.90%) R
8 1 (1.45%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (11.59%) Degree
2 1 (1.45%) NVQ Level 4
2 1 (1.45%) MCP
2 1 (1.45%) HNC
2 1 (1.45%) ISEB
2 1 (1.45%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.45%) QA
System Software
1 6 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (7.25%) Hyper-V
2 5 (7.25%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 26 (37.68%) Oracle
2 15 (21.74%) Microsoft
3 11 (15.94%) JBoss
4 7 (10.14%) VMware
5 5 (7.25%) Epicor
5 5 (7.25%) Novell
5 5 (7.25%) Sage
6 2 (2.90%) Google
7 1 (1.45%) EPiServer
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
St Albans
OHO Group
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Sky
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Sky
Posted: 11 days ago