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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 12 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-11 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 23 53 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 14.65% 31.55% 37.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.40% 49.53% 63.27%
Number of salaries quoted 22 9 43
Average salary £42,500 £60,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.16% +55.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £40,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £72,500 £46,100
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £36,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+5.47% +1.38%
Programming Languages Category
St Albans
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
81 107 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 51.59% 63.69% 59.76%
Number of salaries quoted 80 58 70
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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 24 July 2014.

SQL Salary Histogram in St Albans

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 36 (53.73%) Java
2 25 (37.31%) J2EE
2 25 (37.31%) Oracle
3 22 (32.84%) Finance
4 17 (25.37%) HTML
4 17 (25.37%) .NET
5 16 (23.88%) Microsoft
6 15 (22.39%) Windows
7 14 (20.90%) Linux
7 14 (20.90%) Web Services
8 13 (19.40%) MS Office
8 13 (19.40%) PL/SQL
8 13 (19.40%) Internet
8 13 (19.40%) Spring
9 12 (17.91%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (17.91%) TDD
9 12 (17.91%) UNIX
10 11 (16.42%) JBoss
10 11 (16.42%) JavaScript
10 11 (16.42%) C++
10 11 (16.42%) DB2
10 11 (16.42%) WebLogic
10 11 (16.42%) UML
10 11 (16.42%) WebSphere
11 9 (13.43%) Oracle Database
11 9 (13.43%) Struts
11 9 (13.43%) Wireless
12 8 (11.94%) Broadband
12 8 (11.94%) Struts2
13 7 (10.45%) Marketing

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 7 (10.45%) IIS
3 4 (5.97%) IBM HTTP Server
4 3 (4.48%) Tomcat
4 3 (4.48%) CMS
5 2 (2.99%) Apache
5 2 (2.99%) MS Exchange
5 2 (2.99%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.99%) SAS
5 2 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.49%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 13 (19.40%) MS Office
2 6 (8.96%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.49%) PowerPivot
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (19.40%) Internet
2 9 (13.43%) Wireless
3 8 (11.94%) Broadband
4 5 (7.46%) TCP/IP
5 4 (5.97%) DNS
5 4 (5.97%) DHCP
6 2 (2.99%) HTTP
7 1 (1.49%) LAN
7 1 (1.49%) VoIP
7 1 (1.49%) WAN
7 1 (1.49%) Telnet
7 1 (1.49%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (16.42%) DB2
2 9 (13.43%) Oracle Database
3 6 (8.96%) SQL Server
3 6 (8.96%) MS Access
4 4 (5.97%) Relational Database
5 3 (4.48%) MySQL
6 2 (2.99%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.49%) Impala
7 1 (1.49%) HBase
7 1 (1.49%) Big Data
7 1 (1.49%) Apache Hive
7 1 (1.49%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.49%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.49%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.49%) PerformancePoint
7 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.49%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 4 (5.97%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.49%) PhoneGap
2 1 (1.49%) Mercurial
2 1 (1.49%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.49%) Eclipse
General
1 22 (32.84%) Finance
2 7 (10.45%) Marketing
3 6 (8.96%) Banking
4 4 (5.97%) Automotive
5 2 (2.99%) Retail
6 1 (1.49%) Games
Job Titles
1 35 (52.24%) Developer
2 25 (37.31%) Java Developer
3 19 (28.36%) Senior Developer
4 12 (17.91%) Senior Java Developer
5 9 (13.43%) Analyst
6 7 (10.45%) Administrator
7 6 (8.96%) Systems Administrator
7 6 (8.96%) Support Analyst
8 5 (7.46%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 5 (7.46%) Web Developer
9 4 (5.97%) Java Web Developer
9 4 (5.97%) UNIX Engineer
9 4 (5.97%) Operations Engineer
10 3 (4.48%) Storage Engineer
10 3 (4.48%) Technical Support Analyst
10 3 (4.48%) .NET Developer
10 3 (4.48%) Technical Analyst
10 3 (4.48%) Technical Support
11 2 (2.99%) Software Developer
11 2 (2.99%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (37.31%) J2EE
2 17 (25.37%) HTML
2 17 (25.37%) .NET
3 14 (20.90%) Web Services
4 13 (19.40%) Spring
5 9 (13.43%) Struts
6 8 (11.94%) Struts2
7 6 (8.96%) ASP.NET
7 6 (8.96%) HTML5
8 5 (7.46%) CSS
9 4 (5.97%) DHTML
10 3 (4.48%) .NET Framework
10 3 (4.48%) Ajax
10 3 (4.48%) WPF
10 3 (4.48%) Middleware
11 1 (1.49%) CSS3
11 1 (1.49%) MapReduce
11 1 (1.49%) Google Closure
11 1 (1.49%) WCF
11 1 (1.49%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.48%) Visualisation
1 3 (4.48%) IVR
2 1 (1.49%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.49%) Client/Server
2 1 (1.49%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 15 (22.39%) Windows
2 14 (20.90%) Linux
3 12 (17.91%) UNIX
4 6 (8.96%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (8.96%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (8.96%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (4.48%) Windows XP
6 2 (2.99%) Android
6 2 (2.99%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (17.91%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (17.91%) TDD
2 11 (16.42%) UML
3 6 (8.96%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (8.96%) Data Analysis
4 5 (7.46%) Web Development
4 5 (7.46%) OO
5 4 (5.97%) Validation
5 4 (5.97%) Risk Assessment
5 4 (5.97%) Software Engineering
5 4 (5.97%) OOD
5 4 (5.97%) QMS
6 3 (4.48%) Analytics
6 3 (4.48%) Web Design
6 3 (4.48%) Service Delivery
6 3 (4.48%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (2.99%) Risk Management
7 2 (2.99%) Workflow
7 2 (2.99%) ERP
7 2 (2.99%) Marketing Analytics
Programming Languages
1 36 (53.73%) Java
2 13 (19.40%) PL/SQL
3 11 (16.42%) JavaScript
3 11 (16.42%) C++
4 4 (5.97%) VB
4 4 (5.97%) VB.NET
5 3 (4.48%) C#
5 3 (4.48%) VB6
6 2 (2.99%) PHP
6 2 (2.99%) R
7 1 (1.49%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (8.96%) Degree
2 1 (1.49%) ISEB
2 1 (1.49%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.49%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.97%) Active Directory
1 4 (5.97%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (5.97%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 25 (37.31%) Oracle
2 16 (23.88%) Microsoft
3 11 (16.42%) JBoss
4 6 (8.96%) VMware
5 4 (5.97%) Novell
6 2 (2.99%) Google
6 2 (2.99%) Epicor
7 1 (1.49%) EPiServer
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