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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 6 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 94 44 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 46.31% 28.95% 30.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 58.75% 47.83% 56.52%
Number of salaries quoted 83 41 22
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +24.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,400 £25,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +6.94%
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
160 92 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 78.82% 60.53% 53.49%
Number of salaries quoted 146 81 59
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 £31,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £72,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 2 June 2015.

SQL Salary Histogram in St Albans

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 89 (63.12%) .NET
2 79 (56.03%) C#
3 75 (53.19%) Agile Software Development
4 71 (50.35%) ASP.NET
5 69 (48.94%) MVC
6 66 (46.81%) Oracle
6 66 (46.81%) JavaScript
7 60 (42.55%) TDD
8 59 (41.84%) Scrum
9 57 (40.43%) Microsoft
10 51 (36.17%) Windows
10 51 (36.17%) ASP.NET MVC
11 49 (34.75%) HTML
12 48 (34.04%) TeamCity
13 47 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
13 47 (33.33%) PL/SQL
14 46 (32.62%) CSS
15 45 (31.91%) NUnit
15 45 (31.91%) MS Excel
16 43 (30.50%) jQuery
17 42 (29.79%) SQL Server
18 41 (29.08%) SharePoint
19 40 (28.37%) Finance
20 39 (27.66%) HTML5
21 38 (26.95%) Web Development
21 38 (26.95%) T-SQL
22 37 (26.24%) XML
22 37 (26.24%) Selenium
23 36 (25.53%) WCF
23 36 (25.53%) Silverlight

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 41 (29.08%) SharePoint
2 19 (13.48%) CMS
3 17 (12.06%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 17 (12.06%) Tomcat
3 17 (12.06%) Apache
4 15 (10.64%) IIS
5 6 (4.26%) MS Exchange
6 2 (1.42%) Lync
7 1 (0.71%) Drupal
7 1 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 45 (31.91%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.26%) MS Office
3 1 (0.71%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 2 (1.42%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (1.42%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.71%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.55%) Office 365
2 4 (2.84%) SaaS
3 3 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 22 (15.60%) DHCP
1 22 (15.60%) DNS
2 17 (12.06%) HTTP
3 6 (4.26%) Firewall
4 3 (2.13%) iSCSI
5 2 (1.42%) LAN
5 2 (1.42%) WAN
6 1 (0.71%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.71%) VPN
6 1 (0.71%) SMS
6 1 (0.71%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (29.79%) SQL Server
2 30 (21.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 29 (20.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 17 (12.06%) PostgreSQL
4 17 (12.06%) MySQL
5 10 (7.09%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (7.09%) Oracle Database
6 6 (4.26%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (4.26%) QlikView
7 5 (3.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (2.84%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.42%) Redis
9 2 (1.42%) Neo4j
9 2 (1.42%) MongoDB
9 2 (1.42%) NoSQL
9 2 (1.42%) RavenDB
9 2 (1.42%) JasperReports
9 2 (1.42%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.71%) dBASE
Development Applications
1 48 (34.04%) TeamCity
2 47 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 45 (31.91%) NUnit
4 37 (26.24%) Selenium
5 8 (5.67%) Visual Studio
5 8 (5.67%) SpecFlow
6 6 (4.26%) Cucumber
7 5 (3.55%) Octopus Deploy
7 5 (3.55%) Git (software)
8 3 (2.13%) ReSharper
8 3 (2.13%) Bitbucket
9 2 (1.42%) JIRA
10 1 (0.71%) MSTest
10 1 (0.71%) WebDriver
10 1 (0.71%) Jasmine
10 1 (0.71%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 40 (28.37%) Finance
2 17 (12.06%) Online Betting
2 17 (12.06%) Games
2 17 (12.06%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.71%) French Language
3 1 (0.71%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.71%) Billing
3 1 (0.71%) Retail
Job Titles
1 96 (68.09%) Developer
2 59 (41.84%) .NET Developer
3 46 (32.62%) C# Developer
3 46 (32.62%) C# .NET Developer
4 44 (31.21%) Senior Developer
5 37 (26.24%) Senior .NET Developer
6 36 (25.53%) Senior C# Developer
7 34 (24.11%) ASP.NET Developer
8 28 (19.86%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 26 (18.44%) .NET Web Developer
9 26 (18.44%) Web Developer
10 22 (15.60%) Software Developer
11 20 (14.18%) C# Web Developer
11 20 (14.18%) Administrator
12 18 (12.77%) Software Engineer
12 18 (12.77%) Senior Software Engineer
12 18 (12.77%) C# Software Engineer
12 18 (12.77%) Senior Web Developer
12 18 (12.77%) .NET Software Engineer
12 18 (12.77%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (63.12%) .NET
2 71 (50.35%) ASP.NET
3 51 (36.17%) ASP.NET MVC
4 49 (34.75%) HTML
5 46 (32.62%) CSS
6 43 (30.50%) jQuery
7 39 (27.66%) HTML5
8 37 (26.24%) XML
9 36 (25.53%) WCF
9 36 (25.53%) Silverlight
9 36 (25.53%) Ajax
9 36 (25.53%) CSS3
10 35 (24.82%) XSLT
10 35 (24.82%) WebSockets
11 24 (17.02%) .NET Framework
12 23 (16.31%) Entity Framework
13 21 (14.89%) AngularJS
14 19 (13.48%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 18 (12.77%) WinForms
16 14 (9.93%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (12.06%) Online Games
2 13 (9.22%) Mathematics
3 6 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.84%) Visualisation
5 2 (1.42%) Replication
5 2 (1.42%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 51 (36.17%) Windows
2 21 (14.89%) Linux
3 18 (12.77%) CentOS
4 6 (4.26%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (2.84%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.71%) Android
6 1 (0.71%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.71%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.71%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.71%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.71%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.71%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (53.19%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (48.94%) MVC
3 60 (42.55%) TDD
4 59 (41.84%) Scrum
5 38 (26.95%) Web Development
6 36 (25.53%) SOA
6 36 (25.53%) Mobile Development
7 35 (24.82%) Low Latency
7 35 (24.82%) OOD
7 35 (24.82%) Multithreading
8 27 (19.15%) Analytics
9 21 (14.89%) OOP
9 21 (14.89%) OO
10 20 (14.18%) Open Source
10 20 (14.18%) Software Engineering
11 19 (13.48%) E-Commerce
12 17 (12.06%) Service Delivery
13 14 (9.93%) Business Intelligence
14 8 (5.67%) Mentoring
15 7 (4.96%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 79 (56.03%) C#
2 66 (46.81%) JavaScript
3 47 (33.33%) PL/SQL
4 38 (26.95%) T-SQL
5 35 (24.82%) Objective-C
6 29 (20.57%) Java
7 5 (3.55%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.71%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (9.22%) Degree
2 3 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.42%) MCSE
4 1 (0.71%) MCTS
4 1 (0.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (0.71%) CCIA
4 1 (0.71%) CCNA
4 1 (0.71%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (0.71%) CCEA
4 1 (0.71%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.71%) MCSA
4 1 (0.71%) MCP
4 1 (0.71%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (9.93%) QA
2 1 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (4.26%) Hyper-V
1 6 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (3.55%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.84%) XenDesktop
4 2 (1.42%) XenApp
5 1 (0.71%) XenServer
5 1 (0.71%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (2.13%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.71%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 1 (0.71%) Puppet
Vendors
1 66 (46.81%) Oracle
2 57 (40.43%) Microsoft
3 17 (12.06%) Red Hat
4 6 (4.26%) VMware
4 6 (4.26%) Cisco
4 6 (4.26%) Citrix
4 6 (4.26%) Tableau
5 5 (3.55%) HP
5 5 (3.55%) Dell
5 5 (3.55%) Apple
6 3 (2.13%) New Relic
6 3 (2.13%) Sybase
7 2 (1.42%) SAP
7 2 (1.42%) Informatica
7 2 (1.42%) Telerik
8 1 (0.71%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.71%) SonicWALL
8 1 (0.71%) Jaspersoft
8 1 (0.71%) Epicor
8 1 (0.71%) CheckPoint
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Hudson IT
Salary: Flexible benefits and competitive salary
Posted: 4 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + On Call + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + bens - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 6 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Connectus
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Netcel
Salary: From £22,000 to £27,000 per annum dependent on experience + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
St. Albans
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Netcel
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago