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 23 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 2 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 44 52 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 32.35% 25.24% 34.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 51.16% 46.43% 59.38%
Number of salaries quoted 39 36 30
Average salary £50,000 £32,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+56.25% -14.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,400 £23,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.70% +2.77%
Programming Languages Category
St Albans
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
86 112 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 63.24% 54.37% 57.83%
Number of salaries quoted 73 93 67
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,250
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +0.67%
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 23 April 2014.

SQL Salary Histogram in St Albans

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 23 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 (47.76%) Java
2 27 (40.30%) Finance
3 25 (37.31%) Oracle
4 20 (29.85%) .NET
5 18 (26.87%) J2EE
6 16 (23.88%) Windows
7 15 (22.39%) UNIX
7 15 (22.39%) HTML
8 14 (20.90%) MS Office
8 14 (20.90%) Microsoft
9 13 (19.40%) Internet
9 13 (19.40%) TDD
10 12 (17.91%) Linux
11 11 (16.42%) UML
11 11 (16.42%) Web Services
11 11 (16.42%) WebLogic
11 11 (16.42%) SQL Server
11 11 (16.42%) DB2
11 11 (16.42%) JavaScript
11 11 (16.42%) C++
11 11 (16.42%) Business Intelligence
11 11 (16.42%) JBoss
11 11 (16.42%) MS Excel
11 11 (16.42%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (16.42%) WebSphere
12 9 (13.43%) C#
13 8 (11.94%) IIS
13 8 (11.94%) MySQL
13 8 (11.94%) Broadband
13 8 (11.94%) Degree

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 23 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 (16.42%) WebLogic
1 11 (16.42%) WebSphere
2 8 (11.94%) IIS
3 4 (5.97%) IBM HTTP Server
4 3 (4.48%) CMS
4 3 (4.48%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.99%) Apache
6 1 (1.49%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.49%) SAS
Applications
1 14 (20.90%) MS Office
2 11 (16.42%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.49%) PowerPivot
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (19.40%) Internet
2 8 (11.94%) Broadband
3 7 (10.45%) Wireless
4 4 (5.97%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.99%) DNS
5 2 (2.99%) DHCP
5 2 (2.99%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (16.42%) SQL Server
1 11 (16.42%) DB2
2 8 (11.94%) MySQL
3 6 (8.96%) MS Access
3 6 (8.96%) Oracle Database
4 5 (7.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (5.97%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (5.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (4.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (4.48%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (4.48%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (2.99%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (2.99%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.49%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.49%) OLAP
8 1 (1.49%) Star Schema
8 1 (1.49%) PerformancePoint
8 1 (1.49%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.49%) Apache Hive
8 1 (1.49%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.49%) Eclipse
1 1 (1.49%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.49%) Mercurial
General
1 27 (40.30%) Finance
2 7 (10.45%) Marketing
3 6 (8.96%) Banking
4 4 (5.97%) Automotive
5 1 (1.49%) Games
Job Titles
1 38 (56.72%) Developer
2 19 (28.36%) Java Developer
3 18 (26.87%) Senior Developer
4 12 (17.91%) Senior Java Developer
5 9 (13.43%) Web Developer
6 7 (10.45%) Analyst
6 7 (10.45%) Administrator
7 6 (8.96%) Systems Administrator
8 5 (7.46%) Support Analyst
9 4 (5.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (5.97%) Applications Developer
9 4 (5.97%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 4 (5.97%) Java Web Developer
9 4 (5.97%) Junior Developer
9 4 (5.97%) UNIX Engineer
9 4 (5.97%) Junior
10 3 (4.48%) Storage Engineer
10 3 (4.48%) Technical Analyst
10 3 (4.48%) Technical Support Analyst
10 3 (4.48%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (29.85%) .NET
2 18 (26.87%) J2EE
3 15 (22.39%) HTML
4 11 (16.42%) Web Services
5 6 (8.96%) Struts
5 6 (8.96%) Spring
6 5 (7.46%) CSS
6 5 (7.46%) HTML5
7 4 (5.97%) DHTML
7 4 (5.97%) Struts2
8 2 (2.99%) ASP.NET
8 2 (2.99%) EJB
9 1 (1.49%) JDBC
9 1 (1.49%) XML
9 1 (1.49%) Swing
9 1 (1.49%) JSON
9 1 (1.49%) MDX
9 1 (1.49%) jQuery
9 1 (1.49%) CSS3
9 1 (1.49%) MapReduce
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.97%) IVR
2 2 (2.99%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.49%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.49%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.49%) Statistics
3 1 (1.49%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.49%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 16 (23.88%) Windows
2 15 (22.39%) UNIX
3 12 (17.91%) Linux
4 6 (8.96%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (5.97%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (5.97%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (4.48%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (19.40%) TDD
2 11 (16.42%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (16.42%) UML
2 11 (16.42%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (7.46%) B2B
3 5 (7.46%) OO
3 5 (7.46%) E-Commerce
4 4 (5.97%) ERP
4 4 (5.97%) OOD
4 4 (5.97%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (5.97%) Validation
4 4 (5.97%) Risk Assessment
4 4 (5.97%) QMS
5 3 (4.48%) Software Engineering
5 3 (4.48%) Web Design
6 2 (2.99%) Service Delivery
6 2 (2.99%) Migration
6 2 (2.99%) Analytics
7 1 (1.49%) Marketing Analytics
7 1 (1.49%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 32 (47.76%) Java
2 11 (16.42%) JavaScript
2 11 (16.42%) C++
3 9 (13.43%) C#
4 6 (8.96%) PL/SQL
5 4 (5.97%) T-SQL
5 4 (5.97%) VB.NET
6 2 (2.99%) R
6 2 (2.99%) PHP
7 1 (1.49%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (11.94%) Degree
2 1 (1.49%) NVQ Level 4
2 1 (1.49%) HNC
2 1 (1.49%) ISEB
2 1 (1.49%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.49%) QA
System Software
1 5 (7.46%) Active Directory
1 5 (7.46%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (7.46%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 25 (37.31%) Oracle
2 14 (20.90%) Microsoft
3 11 (16.42%) JBoss
4 5 (7.46%) Novell
4 5 (7.46%) VMware
5 4 (5.97%) Sage
5 4 (5.97%) Epicor
6 2 (2.99%) Google
7 1 (1.49%) EPiServer
St Albans
OHO Group
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Sky
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Sky
Posted: 19 days ago