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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 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 56 40 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 34.36% 32.00% 26.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 48.70% 53.33% 47.76%
Number of salaries quoted 53 35 54
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £26,900 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £55,000
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
115 75 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 70.55% 60.00% 55.60%
Number of salaries quoted 112 61 122
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +21.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,200 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 31 March 2015.

SQL Salary Histogram in St Albans

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 62 (59.62%) .NET
2 53 (50.96%) C#
3 50 (48.08%) Microsoft
4 46 (44.23%) Oracle
5 43 (41.35%) JavaScript
6 41 (39.42%) MVC
7 40 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
7 40 (38.46%) NUnit
7 40 (38.46%) TeamCity
8 38 (36.54%) HTML
8 38 (36.54%) ASP.NET
8 38 (36.54%) CSS
8 38 (36.54%) WCF
9 37 (35.58%) TDD
10 36 (34.62%) jQuery
10 36 (34.62%) Ajax
10 36 (34.62%) Team Foundation Server
10 36 (34.62%) Scrum
11 35 (33.65%) PL/SQL
11 35 (33.65%) SharePoint
12 34 (32.69%) ASP.NET MVC
13 33 (31.73%) MS Excel
14 32 (30.77%) SOA
14 32 (30.77%) Mobile Development
15 31 (29.81%) OOD
15 31 (29.81%) Silverlight
15 31 (29.81%) Multithreading
15 31 (29.81%) CSS3
15 31 (29.81%) HTML5
15 31 (29.81%) Selenium

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 35 (33.65%) SharePoint
2 10 (9.62%) CMS
3 8 (7.69%) Apache
3 8 (7.69%) Tomcat
3 8 (7.69%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 6 (5.77%) IIS
5 4 (3.85%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.96%) Drupal
6 1 (0.96%) Lync
6 1 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 33 (31.73%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.85%) MS Office
3 1 (0.96%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 3 (2.88%) Oracle Financials
1 3 (2.88%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.96%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.81%) SaaS
2 3 (2.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (10.58%) DHCP
1 11 (10.58%) DNS
2 8 (7.69%) HTTP
3 5 (4.81%) Firewall
4 3 (2.88%) LAN
4 3 (2.88%) WAN
5 2 (1.92%) VPN
5 2 (1.92%) iSCSI
6 1 (0.96%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.96%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 14 (13.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (9.62%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 8 (7.69%) MySQL
5 8 (7.69%) Relational Database
6 7 (6.73%) QlikView
7 5 (4.81%) Big Data
7 5 (4.81%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (3.85%) Snowflake Schema
8 4 (3.85%) Star Schema
9 2 (1.92%) JasperReports
9 2 (1.92%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (1.92%) MongoDB
9 2 (1.92%) NoSQL
9 2 (1.92%) RavenDB
9 2 (1.92%) Redis
Development Applications
1 40 (38.46%) NUnit
1 40 (38.46%) TeamCity
2 36 (34.62%) Team Foundation Server
3 31 (29.81%) Selenium
4 8 (7.69%) SpecFlow
5 6 (5.77%) Cucumber
6 3 (2.88%) Visual Studio
7 2 (1.92%) Git (software)
7 2 (1.92%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.96%) Jasmine
8 1 (0.96%) WebDriver
8 1 (0.96%) MSTest
General
1 28 (26.92%) Finance
2 8 (7.69%) Telecoms
2 8 (7.69%) Games
2 8 (7.69%) Online Betting
3 4 (3.85%) Retail
4 1 (0.96%) French Language
4 1 (0.96%) Back Office
4 1 (0.96%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 72 (69.23%) Developer
2 43 (41.35%) .NET Developer
3 39 (37.50%) C# Developer
3 39 (37.50%) C# .NET Developer
4 34 (32.69%) Senior Developer
4 34 (32.69%) Senior .NET Developer
5 30 (28.85%) Senior C# Developer
6 18 (17.31%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 17 (16.35%) ASP.NET Developer
8 16 (15.38%) Software Developer
9 15 (14.42%) Software Engineer
9 15 (14.42%) Web Developer
9 15 (14.42%) C# Software Engineer
9 15 (14.42%) Senior Web Developer
9 15 (14.42%) Senior Software Engineer
9 15 (14.42%) Senior .NET Web Developer
9 15 (14.42%) .NET Software Engineer
9 15 (14.42%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
9 15 (14.42%) Senior C# Software Engineer
9 15 (14.42%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (59.62%) .NET
2 38 (36.54%) HTML
2 38 (36.54%) ASP.NET
2 38 (36.54%) CSS
2 38 (36.54%) WCF
3 36 (34.62%) Ajax
3 36 (34.62%) jQuery
4 34 (32.69%) ASP.NET MVC
5 31 (29.81%) HTML5
5 31 (29.81%) CSS3
5 31 (29.81%) Silverlight
6 30 (28.85%) WebSockets
6 30 (28.85%) XML
6 30 (28.85%) XSLT
7 14 (13.46%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 13 (12.50%) WinForms
9 11 (10.58%) Web Services
10 10 (9.62%) .NET Framework
11 5 (4.81%) WPF
12 4 (3.85%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.46%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (7.69%) Online Games
2 8 (7.69%) Visualisation
3 6 (5.77%) Open Source
3 6 (5.77%) Mathematics
4 3 (2.88%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.88%) FMCG
5 2 (1.92%) Replication
5 2 (1.92%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 25 (24.04%) Windows
2 12 (11.54%) Linux
3 9 (8.65%) CentOS
4 4 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.92%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.96%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.96%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.96%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.96%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.96%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.96%) Android
6 1 (0.96%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (39.42%) MVC
2 40 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (35.58%) TDD
4 36 (34.62%) Scrum
5 32 (30.77%) SOA
5 32 (30.77%) Mobile Development
6 31 (29.81%) OOD
6 31 (29.81%) Multithreading
7 30 (28.85%) Web Development
7 30 (28.85%) Low Latency
8 24 (23.08%) Analytics
9 17 (16.35%) Software Engineering
9 17 (16.35%) ETL
10 14 (13.46%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (8.65%) OOP
11 9 (8.65%) E-Commerce
12 8 (7.69%) Service Delivery
13 7 (6.73%) User Acceptance Testing
13 7 (6.73%) Data Analytics
14 6 (5.77%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 53 (50.96%) C#
2 43 (41.35%) JavaScript
3 35 (33.65%) PL/SQL
4 30 (28.85%) Objective-C
5 14 (13.46%) T-SQL
6 12 (11.54%) Java
7 1 (0.96%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.96%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (9.62%) Degree
2 3 (2.88%) MCSE
2 3 (2.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (1.92%) MCP
3 2 (1.92%) MCSA
3 2 (1.92%) CCNA
3 2 (1.92%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (1.92%) CCEA
3 2 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (1.92%) CCIA
4 1 (0.96%) MCSD
4 1 (0.96%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (13.46%) QA
2 1 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (4.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.88%) Hyper-V
2 3 (2.88%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.92%) Terminal Services
3 2 (1.92%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.96%) XenApp
4 1 (0.96%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (0.96%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 1 (0.96%) Puppet
1 1 (0.96%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 50 (48.08%) Microsoft
2 46 (44.23%) Oracle
3 8 (7.69%) Red Hat
4 7 (6.73%) Tableau
5 5 (4.81%) Cisco
5 5 (4.81%) Citrix
5 5 (4.81%) VMware
6 3 (2.88%) Apple
6 3 (2.88%) Sybase
6 3 (2.88%) SAP
6 3 (2.88%) HP
6 3 (2.88%) Dell
7 2 (1.92%) SonicWALL
7 2 (1.92%) Informatica
8 1 (0.96%) Epicor
8 1 (0.96%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.96%) Jaspersoft
8 1 (0.96%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.96%) Websense
St. Albans
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + bens - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Execllent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35 - 40k plus 10% bonus, pension, healthcare and more
Posted: 4 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 60k plus 10% bonus, 3% pension, healthcare and more
Posted: 5 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + On Call + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Netcel
Salary: Up to £36,000 per annum + discretionary bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
St. Albans
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
St. Albans
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago