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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 10 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
-8 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 50 20 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 27.62% 30.30% 36.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.78% 66.67% 51.09%
Number of salaries quoted 46 18 62
Average salary £55,000 £27,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+100.00% -21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £20,500 £23,050
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £34,750 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
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
148 30 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 81.77% 45.45% 70.98%
Number of salaries quoted 141 27 129
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 £35,000 £20,500 £23,850
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £43,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 19 December 2014.

SQL Salary Histogram in St Albans

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 40 (54.79%) .NET
2 34 (46.58%) C#
3 26 (35.62%) JavaScript
3 26 (35.62%) jQuery
3 26 (35.62%) Microsoft
4 25 (34.25%) PL/SQL
5 23 (31.51%) WCF
5 23 (31.51%) MVC
5 23 (31.51%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (30.14%) Oracle
6 22 (30.14%) HTML
6 22 (30.14%) CSS
7 20 (27.40%) Ajax
7 20 (27.40%) SOA
7 20 (27.40%) Scrum
8 19 (26.03%) Multithreading
8 19 (26.03%) Web Development
8 19 (26.03%) MS Excel
9 18 (24.66%) SQL Server
9 18 (24.66%) OOD
9 18 (24.66%) ASP.NET
9 18 (24.66%) ASP.NET MVC
9 18 (24.66%) TeamCity
9 18 (24.66%) Team Foundation Server
9 18 (24.66%) NUnit
9 18 (24.66%) Finance
10 17 (23.29%) HTML5
10 17 (23.29%) CSS3
10 17 (23.29%) Analytics
11 16 (21.92%) SharePoint

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 16 (21.92%) SharePoint
2 4 (5.48%) IIS
3 3 (4.11%) CMS
4 2 (2.74%) SAS
5 1 (1.37%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.37%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.37%) JBoss
5 1 (1.37%) Apache
5 1 (1.37%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 19 (26.03%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.74%) PowerPivot
3 1 (1.37%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.11%) Oracle Financials
1 3 (4.11%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (2.74%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.37%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.74%) WAN
1 2 (2.74%) DHCP
1 2 (2.74%) DNS
1 2 (2.74%) LAN
2 1 (1.37%) VoIP
2 1 (1.37%) Intranet
2 1 (1.37%) Internet
2 1 (1.37%) Telnet
2 1 (1.37%) Firewall
2 1 (1.37%) Wireless
2 1 (1.37%) HTTP
2 1 (1.37%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.37%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (24.66%) SQL Server
2 10 (13.70%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (10.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (9.59%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (8.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (6.85%) QlikView
6 5 (6.85%) Big Data
7 4 (5.48%) Relational Database
7 4 (5.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (5.48%) Snowflake Schema
7 4 (5.48%) Star Schema
8 1 (1.37%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.37%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.37%) DB2
Development Applications
1 18 (24.66%) TeamCity
1 18 (24.66%) Team Foundation Server
1 18 (24.66%) NUnit
2 15 (20.55%) Selenium
3 3 (4.11%) Cucumber
3 3 (4.11%) SpecFlow
General
1 18 (24.66%) Finance
2 4 (5.48%) Back Office
3 3 (4.11%) Retail
3 3 (4.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 53 (72.60%) Developer
2 28 (38.36%) .NET Developer
3 25 (34.25%) C# Developer
3 25 (34.25%) C# .NET Developer
4 24 (32.88%) Senior Developer
5 23 (31.51%) Senior .NET Developer
6 17 (23.29%) Senior C# Developer
7 10 (13.70%) Software Engineer
8 8 (10.96%) Software Developer
8 8 (10.96%) Senior Software Engineer
8 8 (10.96%) C# Software Engineer
8 8 (10.96%) Senior Software Developer
8 8 (10.96%) .NET Software Engineer
8 8 (10.96%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
8 8 (10.96%) Senior C# Software Engineer
8 8 (10.96%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 8 (10.96%) C# Software Developer
8 8 (10.96%) .NET Software Developer
9 7 (9.59%) Senior .NET Web Developer
9 7 (9.59%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (54.79%) .NET
2 26 (35.62%) jQuery
3 23 (31.51%) WCF
4 22 (30.14%) HTML
4 22 (30.14%) CSS
5 20 (27.40%) Ajax
6 18 (24.66%) ASP.NET
6 18 (24.66%) ASP.NET MVC
7 17 (23.29%) HTML5
7 17 (23.29%) CSS3
8 15 (20.55%) WebSockets
8 15 (20.55%) Silverlight
8 15 (20.55%) XML
8 15 (20.55%) XSLT
9 8 (10.96%) .NET Framework
10 7 (9.59%) J2EE
11 6 (8.22%) Web Services
11 6 (8.22%) Spring
12 5 (6.85%) WPF
13 4 (5.48%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 16 (21.92%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (10.96%) Visualisation
3 5 (6.85%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.11%) FMCG
5 2 (2.74%) Replication
5 2 (2.74%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.37%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.59%) Windows
2 2 (2.74%) Linux
2 2 (2.74%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (2.74%) Android
2 2 (2.74%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.37%) UNIX
3 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.37%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (31.51%) MVC
1 23 (31.51%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (27.40%) Scrum
2 20 (27.40%) SOA
3 19 (26.03%) Web Development
3 19 (26.03%) Multithreading
4 18 (24.66%) OOD
5 17 (23.29%) Analytics
6 16 (21.92%) TDD
7 15 (20.55%) Low Latency
8 13 (17.81%) ETL
9 10 (13.70%) Software Engineering
10 7 (9.59%) User Acceptance Testing
10 7 (9.59%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (9.59%) ERP
11 5 (6.85%) Data Analytics
12 4 (5.48%) OOP
12 4 (5.48%) OO
12 4 (5.48%) Requirements Analysis
12 4 (5.48%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (46.58%) C#
2 26 (35.62%) JavaScript
3 25 (34.25%) PL/SQL
4 15 (20.55%) Objective-C
5 8 (10.96%) Java
5 8 (10.96%) T-SQL
6 4 (5.48%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.37%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (8.22%) Degree
2 1 (1.37%) CCIA
2 1 (1.37%) MCP
2 1 (1.37%) MCSE
2 1 (1.37%) MCSA
2 1 (1.37%) CCNA
2 1 (1.37%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (1.37%) CCEA
2 1 (1.37%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.48%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.37%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.37%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 26 (35.62%) Microsoft
2 22 (30.14%) Oracle
3 5 (6.85%) Tableau
4 3 (4.11%) SAP
4 3 (4.11%) VMware
5 2 (2.74%) Epicor
5 2 (2.74%) EPiServer
6 1 (1.37%) Novell
6 1 (1.37%) SonicWALL
6 1 (1.37%) Cisco
6 1 (1.37%) Citrix
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 - £470000 per annum + bonus
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