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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 8 10 3
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -7
Permanent jobs citing SQL 47 44 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 33.57% 30.34% 30.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 43.12% 39.64% 61.36%
Number of salaries quoted 44 41 26
Average salary £48,750 £55,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.36% +71.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £43,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
109 111 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 77.86% 76.55% 48.89%
Number of salaries quoted 103 105 41
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +64.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 12 February 2016.

SQL Salary Histogram in St Albans

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 54 (56.84%) C#
2 52 (54.74%) .NET
3 46 (48.42%) ASP.NET
3 46 (48.42%) MVC
3 46 (48.42%) Agile Software Development
4 43 (45.26%) ASP.NET MVC
5 35 (36.84%) Windows
6 34 (35.79%) CSS
6 34 (35.79%) T-SQL
6 34 (35.79%) HTML
7 31 (32.63%) Microsoft
8 29 (30.53%) Oracle
9 28 (29.47%) JavaScript
9 28 (29.47%) MS Excel
10 27 (28.42%) Finance
11 26 (27.37%) Scrum
11 26 (27.37%) Web Services
11 26 (27.37%) Windows Server
12 24 (25.26%) jQuery
13 23 (24.21%) PL/SQL
14 22 (23.16%) XML
14 22 (23.16%) Multithreading
15 21 (22.11%) RabbitMQ
15 21 (22.11%) Degree
15 21 (22.11%) IIS
15 21 (22.11%) VB.NET
16 20 (21.05%) SQL Server
16 20 (21.05%) WCF
17 19 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
17 19 (20.00%) HTML5

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 21 (22.11%) IIS
2 12 (12.63%) SharePoint
3 8 (8.42%) MS Exchange
4 5 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (5.26%) Skype for Business
5 4 (4.21%) JBoss
5 4 (4.21%) WebLogic
5 4 (4.21%) WebSphere
6 2 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (2.11%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.05%) SAS
Applications
1 28 (29.47%) MS Excel
2 7 (7.37%) MS Office
3 3 (3.16%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.05%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (2.11%) Relativity
2 1 (1.05%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (1.05%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 14 (14.74%) SaaS
2 8 (8.42%) Office 365
3 7 (7.37%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.05%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.42%) DHCP
1 8 (8.42%) DNS
1 8 (8.42%) Firewall
2 4 (4.21%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (3.16%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (3.16%) SNMP
3 3 (3.16%) WAN
4 2 (2.11%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 16 (16.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (14.74%) SQL Server 2012
4 13 (13.68%) Relational Database
5 9 (9.47%) Redis
6 8 (8.42%) NoSQL
6 8 (8.42%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (7.37%) RDBMS
7 7 (7.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (6.32%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (6.32%) MS Access
9 5 (5.26%) SQL Server 2014
10 4 (4.21%) Apache Cassandra
10 4 (4.21%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 4 (4.21%) MySQL
10 4 (4.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (3.16%) Neo4j
12 2 (2.11%) Data Mining
12 2 (2.11%) dBASE
12 2 (2.11%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 16 (16.84%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (14.74%) NUnit
2 14 (14.74%) Selenium
2 14 (14.74%) TeamCity
3 13 (13.68%) Moq
3 13 (13.68%) Rhino Mocks
4 4 (4.21%) Visual Studio
General
1 27 (28.42%) Finance
2 6 (6.32%) Banking
3 5 (5.26%) Marketing
4 4 (4.21%) Advertising
5 2 (2.11%) Law
5 2 (2.11%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.05%) French Language
Job Titles
1 46 (48.42%) Developer
2 33 (34.74%) .NET Developer
3 32 (33.68%) C# Developer
4 30 (31.58%) C# .NET Developer
5 18 (18.95%) ASP.NET Developer
5 18 (18.95%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 18 (18.95%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 17 (17.89%) Senior Developer
7 15 (15.79%) .NET Software Developer
7 15 (15.79%) C# Software Developer
8 14 (14.74%) Software Engineer
9 12 (12.63%) Senior .NET Developer
9 12 (12.63%) Senior C# .NET Developer
9 12 (12.63%) Senior C# Developer
10 11 (11.58%) Architect
10 11 (11.58%) Solutions Architect
11 10 (10.53%) .NET Web Developer
11 10 (10.53%) C# Software Engineer
11 10 (10.53%) C# Web Developer
11 10 (10.53%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (54.74%) .NET
2 46 (48.42%) ASP.NET
3 43 (45.26%) ASP.NET MVC
4 34 (35.79%) CSS
4 34 (35.79%) HTML
5 26 (27.37%) Web Services
6 24 (25.26%) jQuery
7 22 (23.16%) XML
8 21 (22.11%) RabbitMQ
9 20 (21.05%) WCF
10 19 (20.00%) AngularJS
10 19 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
10 19 (20.00%) CSS3
10 19 (20.00%) HTML5
11 17 (17.89%) ZeroMQ
12 14 (14.74%) Ajax
12 14 (14.74%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 14 (14.74%) WebSockets
13 13 (13.68%) .NET Framework
13 13 (13.68%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 15 (15.79%) Mathematics
2 14 (14.74%) N-Tier
3 8 (8.42%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (5.26%) Clustering
5 4 (4.21%) Computer Science
5 4 (4.21%) Driving Licence
5 4 (4.21%) Replication
6 3 (3.16%) Statistics
6 3 (3.16%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.05%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 35 (36.84%) Windows
2 26 (27.37%) Windows Server
3 11 (11.58%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (5.26%) Mac OS
4 5 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.11%) Linux
6 1 (1.05%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (48.42%) Agile Software Development
1 46 (48.42%) MVC
2 26 (27.37%) Scrum
3 22 (23.16%) Multithreading
4 18 (18.95%) Low Latency
4 18 (18.95%) TDD
5 17 (17.89%) Web Development
6 14 (14.74%) B2B
6 14 (14.74%) OOD
6 14 (14.74%) Software Engineering
7 13 (13.68%) Mobile Development
7 13 (13.68%) Open Source
7 13 (13.68%) SOA
8 11 (11.58%) ETL
9 8 (8.42%) Analytics
9 8 (8.42%) Waterfall
10 7 (7.37%) Front End Development
10 7 (7.37%) Pair Programming
10 7 (7.37%) Performance Tuning
10 7 (7.37%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 54 (56.84%) C#
2 34 (35.79%) T-SQL
3 28 (29.47%) JavaScript
4 23 (24.21%) PL/SQL
5 21 (22.11%) VB.NET
6 14 (14.74%) Objective-C
7 8 (8.42%) Java
8 5 (5.26%) PHP
9 4 (4.21%) TypeScript
10 2 (2.11%) Python
10 2 (2.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 21 (22.11%) Degree
2 7 (7.37%) CCNA
2 7 (7.37%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (4.21%) MCSE
5 3 (3.16%) CCNP
5 3 (3.16%) MCP
6 2 (2.11%) EnCE
7 1 (1.05%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (11.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (9.47%) Active Directory
3 8 (8.42%) Hyper-V
4 5 (5.26%) XenApp
4 5 (5.26%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (2.11%) EnCase
1 2 (2.11%) FTK
Vendors
1 31 (32.63%) Microsoft
2 29 (30.53%) Oracle
3 11 (11.58%) Cisco
3 11 (11.58%) HP
3 11 (11.58%) VMware
4 7 (7.37%) Dell
5 6 (6.32%) Citrix
6 5 (5.26%) Apple
7 4 (4.21%) Facebook
8 3 (3.16%) SolarWinds
9 2 (2.11%) Cellebrite
9 2 (2.11%) CheckPoint
9 2 (2.11%) Forcepoint
9 2 (2.11%) Nuix
9 2 (2.11%) SAP
9 2 (2.11%) Tableau
10 1 (1.05%) EPiServer
10 1 (1.05%) Google
10 1 (1.05%) Sitecore
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