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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 15 10 1
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -9
Permanent jobs citing SQL 24 15 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 17.52% 17.44% 52.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.22% 32.61% 64.80%
Number of salaries quoted 24 10 56
Average salary £45,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £24,900 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,750 £46,400 £40,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
108 46 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 78.83% 53.49% 81.17%
Number of salaries quoted 108 41 91
Average salary £46,000 £38,501 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.47% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 30 September 2014.

SQL Salary Histogram in St Albans

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 26 (44.83%) Java
2 20 (34.48%) PL/SQL
2 20 (34.48%) .NET
3 17 (29.31%) J2EE
4 16 (27.59%) Oracle
5 14 (24.14%) Microsoft
5 14 (24.14%) Spring
6 13 (22.41%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (22.41%) C#
7 12 (20.69%) JavaScript
8 11 (18.97%) HTML
8 11 (18.97%) Web Development
9 10 (17.24%) SQL Server
9 10 (17.24%) ASP.NET
9 10 (17.24%) Windows
10 9 (15.52%) Linux
10 9 (15.52%) UNIX
10 9 (15.52%) CSS
10 9 (15.52%) jQuery
11 8 (13.79%) Scrum
11 8 (13.79%) MS Excel
12 7 (12.07%) VB.NET
12 7 (12.07%) Wireless
12 7 (12.07%) Software Engineering
13 6 (10.34%) HTML5
13 6 (10.34%) Multithreading
13 6 (10.34%) Oracle Database
13 6 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
13 6 (10.34%) TDD
13 6 (10.34%) Ajax

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 4 (6.90%) SharePoint
1 4 (6.90%) CMS
2 3 (5.17%) WebSphere
2 3 (5.17%) WebLogic
2 3 (5.17%) IIS
3 2 (3.45%) Apache
3 2 (3.45%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.45%) SAS
3 2 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.72%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 8 (13.79%) MS Excel
2 6 (10.34%) MS Office
3 2 (3.45%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.07%) Wireless
2 5 (8.62%) Broadband
3 4 (6.90%) DHCP
3 4 (6.90%) TCP/IP
3 4 (6.90%) DNS
3 4 (6.90%) Internet
4 2 (3.45%) HTTP
5 1 (1.72%) Intranet
5 1 (1.72%) LAN
5 1 (1.72%) VoIP
5 1 (1.72%) WAN
5 1 (1.72%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (17.24%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.34%) Oracle Database
3 3 (5.17%) Relational Database
3 3 (5.17%) DB2
3 3 (5.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.72%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (6.90%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (5.17%) Visual Studio
2 3 (5.17%) NUnit
2 3 (5.17%) Selenium
2 3 (5.17%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.72%) Eclipse
General
1 6 (10.34%) Finance
2 3 (5.17%) Back Office
2 3 (5.17%) Marketing
3 2 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (53.45%) Developer
2 17 (29.31%) Java Developer
3 13 (22.41%) .NET Developer
4 12 (20.69%) Senior Developer
5 9 (15.52%) Analyst
5 9 (15.52%) Senior .NET Developer
6 8 (13.79%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 7 (12.07%) C# .NET Developer
7 7 (12.07%) C# Developer
8 6 (10.34%) Support Analyst
8 6 (10.34%) Software Engineer
9 5 (8.62%) Senior C# Developer
9 5 (8.62%) Administrator
10 4 (6.90%) Systems Administrator
11 3 (5.17%) Applications Support
11 3 (5.17%) Technical Support
11 3 (5.17%) Software Developer
11 3 (5.17%) Technical Support Analyst
11 3 (5.17%) Technical Analyst
11 3 (5.17%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (34.48%) .NET
2 17 (29.31%) J2EE
3 14 (24.14%) Spring
4 11 (18.97%) HTML
5 10 (17.24%) ASP.NET
6 9 (15.52%) CSS
6 9 (15.52%) jQuery
7 6 (10.34%) HTML5
7 6 (10.34%) Web Services
7 6 (10.34%) Ajax
8 5 (8.62%) .NET Framework
8 5 (8.62%) Struts
8 5 (8.62%) CSS3
8 5 (8.62%) Struts2
8 5 (8.62%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (6.90%) WCF
9 4 (6.90%) XML
10 3 (5.17%) XSLT
10 3 (5.17%) Middleware
10 3 (5.17%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.45%) Data Structures
2 2 (3.45%) IVR
2 2 (3.45%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.45%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.72%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (17.24%) Windows
2 9 (15.52%) Linux
2 9 (15.52%) UNIX
3 5 (8.62%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (8.62%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (5.17%) Windows XP
4 3 (5.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (3.45%) Windows 7
5 2 (3.45%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (22.41%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (18.97%) Web Development
3 8 (13.79%) Scrum
4 7 (12.07%) Software Engineering
5 6 (10.34%) TDD
5 6 (10.34%) Multithreading
5 6 (10.34%) MVC
5 6 (10.34%) SOA
6 5 (8.62%) OOD
6 5 (8.62%) Data Analysis
7 4 (6.90%) ERP
8 3 (5.17%) Web Design
8 3 (5.17%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (5.17%) Service Delivery
8 3 (5.17%) UML
8 3 (5.17%) OO
8 3 (5.17%) Low Latency
9 2 (3.45%) Infrastructure Management
9 2 (3.45%) CRM
9 2 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 26 (44.83%) Java
2 20 (34.48%) PL/SQL
3 13 (22.41%) C#
4 12 (20.69%) JavaScript
5 7 (12.07%) VB.NET
6 4 (6.90%) T-SQL
6 4 (6.90%) VB
7 3 (5.17%) Objective-C
7 3 (5.17%) VB6
7 3 (5.17%) C++
8 2 (3.45%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (5.17%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (5.17%) Hyper-V
2 2 (3.45%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 16 (27.59%) Oracle
2 14 (24.14%) Microsoft
3 5 (8.62%) VMware
4 3 (5.17%) Novell
4 3 (5.17%) JBoss
5 2 (3.45%) Epicor
5 2 (3.45%) EPiServer
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans
Deloitte
Salary: Excellent + package
Posted: 26 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Asset Resourcing
Salary: £70000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago