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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 8 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 71 39 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 38.38% 30.47% 27.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 54.20% 46.43% 50.96%
Number of salaries quoted 67 34 35
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +58.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,200 £25,150 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.10%
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
131 84 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 70.81% 65.63% 53.06%
Number of salaries quoted 127 71 83
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 5 May 2015.

SQL Salary Histogram in St Albans

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 69 (58.97%) .NET
2 61 (52.14%) C#
3 59 (50.43%) Oracle
4 56 (47.86%) Microsoft
5 54 (46.15%) ASP.NET
5 54 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
6 53 (45.30%) MVC
7 52 (44.44%) JavaScript
8 48 (41.03%) TDD
9 46 (39.32%) Scrum
10 45 (38.46%) TeamCity
11 43 (36.75%) ASP.NET MVC
11 43 (36.75%) NUnit
12 42 (35.90%) PL/SQL
13 41 (35.04%) HTML
13 41 (35.04%) CSS
13 41 (35.04%) Team Foundation Server
14 40 (34.19%) Windows
14 40 (34.19%) MS Excel
14 40 (34.19%) SharePoint
15 37 (31.62%) jQuery
16 36 (30.77%) WCF
16 36 (30.77%) Ajax
17 35 (29.91%) Web Development
18 34 (29.06%) XML
18 34 (29.06%) SOA
18 34 (29.06%) Silverlight
18 34 (29.06%) Selenium
18 34 (29.06%) HTML5
18 34 (29.06%) CSS3

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 40 (34.19%) SharePoint
2 15 (12.82%) CMS
3 13 (11.11%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 13 (11.11%) Tomcat
3 13 (11.11%) Apache
4 8 (6.84%) IIS
5 6 (5.13%) MS Exchange
6 2 (1.71%) Lync
7 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.85%) Drupal
Applications
1 40 (34.19%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.13%) MS Office
3 1 (0.85%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 3 (2.56%) Oracle Payables
1 3 (2.56%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.85%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.27%) Office 365
2 4 (3.42%) SaaS
3 2 (1.71%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (15.38%) DHCP
1 18 (15.38%) DNS
2 13 (11.11%) HTTP
3 7 (5.98%) Firewall
4 3 (2.56%) iSCSI
4 3 (2.56%) LAN
4 3 (2.56%) WAN
5 2 (1.71%) VPN
6 1 (0.85%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.85%) SAN
6 1 (0.85%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (24.79%) SQL Server
2 23 (19.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 20 (17.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (11.11%) MySQL
4 13 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (6.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (5.98%) Oracle Database
7 6 (5.13%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (4.27%) Relational Database
8 5 (4.27%) QlikView
9 3 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (1.71%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (1.71%) JasperReports
10 2 (1.71%) Redis
10 2 (1.71%) Neo4j
10 2 (1.71%) RavenDB
10 2 (1.71%) Big Data
10 2 (1.71%) MongoDB
10 2 (1.71%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.85%) dBASE
Development Applications
1 45 (38.46%) TeamCity
2 43 (36.75%) NUnit
3 41 (35.04%) Team Foundation Server
4 34 (29.06%) Selenium
5 8 (6.84%) SpecFlow
6 6 (5.13%) Cucumber
7 5 (4.27%) Visual Studio
8 4 (3.42%) Git (software)
8 4 (3.42%) Octopus Deploy
9 2 (1.71%) ReSharper
9 2 (1.71%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.85%) WebDriver
10 1 (0.85%) MSTest
10 1 (0.85%) Jasmine
General
1 29 (24.79%) Finance
2 13 (11.11%) Games
2 13 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 13 (11.11%) Online Betting
3 3 (2.56%) Retail
4 1 (0.85%) French Language
4 1 (0.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 78 (66.67%) Developer
2 48 (41.03%) .NET Developer
3 43 (36.75%) C# .NET Developer
3 43 (36.75%) C# Developer
4 37 (31.62%) Senior Developer
5 35 (29.91%) Senior .NET Developer
6 34 (29.06%) Senior C# Developer
7 26 (22.22%) ASP.NET Developer
8 25 (21.37%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 20 (17.09%) Web Developer
9 20 (17.09%) .NET Web Developer
10 19 (16.24%) Software Developer
11 18 (15.38%) C# Web Developer
12 17 (14.53%) .NET Software Engineer
12 17 (14.53%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
12 17 (14.53%) Senior C# Software Engineer
12 17 (14.53%) Senior .NET Web Developer
12 17 (14.53%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
12 17 (14.53%) Software Engineer
12 17 (14.53%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (58.97%) .NET
2 54 (46.15%) ASP.NET
3 43 (36.75%) ASP.NET MVC
4 41 (35.04%) HTML
4 41 (35.04%) CSS
5 37 (31.62%) jQuery
6 36 (30.77%) WCF
6 36 (30.77%) Ajax
7 34 (29.06%) XML
7 34 (29.06%) Silverlight
7 34 (29.06%) HTML5
7 34 (29.06%) CSS3
8 33 (28.21%) WebSockets
8 33 (28.21%) XSLT
9 18 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 17 (14.53%) WinForms
11 15 (12.82%) .NET Framework
12 12 (10.26%) Entity Framework
13 11 (9.40%) Web Services
13 11 (9.40%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.97%) Open Source
2 13 (11.11%) Online Games
3 10 (8.55%) Mathematics
4 9 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (4.27%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.71%) FMCG
6 2 (1.71%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 40 (34.19%) Windows
2 17 (14.53%) Linux
3 14 (11.97%) CentOS
4 6 (5.13%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (3.42%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.85%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.85%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.85%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.85%) Android
6 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.85%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (45.30%) MVC
3 48 (41.03%) TDD
4 46 (39.32%) Scrum
5 35 (29.91%) Web Development
6 34 (29.06%) SOA
6 34 (29.06%) Mobile Development
7 33 (28.21%) Low Latency
7 33 (28.21%) Multithreading
7 33 (28.21%) OOD
8 22 (18.80%) Analytics
9 19 (16.24%) Software Engineering
10 14 (11.97%) Business Intelligence
10 14 (11.97%) E-Commerce
11 13 (11.11%) Service Delivery
12 12 (10.26%) OOP
13 11 (9.40%) OO
13 11 (9.40%) ETL
14 6 (5.13%) Data Management
14 6 (5.13%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 61 (52.14%) C#
2 52 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 42 (35.90%) PL/SQL
4 33 (28.21%) Objective-C
5 22 (18.80%) Java
5 22 (18.80%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.85%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.85%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (9.40%) Degree
2 4 (3.42%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (2.56%) MCSE
4 2 (1.71%) MCSA
4 2 (1.71%) MCP
4 2 (1.71%) CCNA
4 2 (1.71%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (1.71%) CCEA
4 2 (1.71%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (1.71%) CCIA
5 1 (0.85%) MCTS
5 1 (0.85%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (11.97%) QA
2 1 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (5.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (5.13%) Hyper-V
3 5 (4.27%) Active Directory
4 4 (3.42%) XenDesktop
5 2 (1.71%) Terminal Services
5 2 (1.71%) XenApp
6 1 (0.85%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (0.85%) Puppet
1 1 (0.85%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.85%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 59 (50.43%) Oracle
2 56 (47.86%) Microsoft
3 13 (11.11%) Red Hat
4 7 (5.98%) Cisco
4 7 (5.98%) Citrix
4 7 (5.98%) VMware
5 5 (4.27%) Tableau
5 5 (4.27%) Apple
5 5 (4.27%) HP
5 5 (4.27%) Dell
6 3 (2.56%) SAP
6 3 (2.56%) Sybase
7 2 (1.71%) Informatica
7 2 (1.71%) SonicWALL
7 2 (1.71%) New Relic
8 1 (0.85%) Jaspersoft
8 1 (0.85%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.85%) Epicor
8 1 (0.85%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.85%) Websense
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits overtime, bonus and other benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits overtime, bonus and other benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Connectus
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + bens - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 20 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30k-35k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + On Call + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
St. Albans
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
St. Albans
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 12 days ago