The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stevenage region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 13 8 20
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +12
Permanent jobs citing SQL 11 48 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 9.09% 22.22% 11.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.50% 44.04% 24.62%
Number of salaries quoted 11 47 6
Average salary £22,500 £39,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.30% +16.41%
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 Stevenage region.

Programming Languages Category
Stevenage
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
40 109 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 33.06% 50.46% 44.83%
Number of salaries quoted 37 99 26
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £22,500 £33,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL across the Stevenage region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

SQL
Salary Trend in Stevenage

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL across the Stevenage region.

SQL Salary Trend in Stevenage

SQL
Salary Histogram in Stevenage

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL across the Stevenage region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

SQL Salary Histogram in Stevenage

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Stevenage 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 19 (57.58%) Windows
2 15 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 12 (36.36%) HTML
4 8 (24.24%) Oracle
4 8 (24.24%) SQL Server
4 8 (24.24%) .NET
5 7 (21.21%) Degree
5 7 (21.21%) C#
5 7 (21.21%) MS Excel
6 6 (18.18%) T-SQL
6 6 (18.18%) Oracle Forms
6 6 (18.18%) .NET Framework
6 6 (18.18%) HTML5
6 6 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (15.15%) NoSQL
7 5 (15.15%) WinForms
7 5 (15.15%) Linux
7 5 (15.15%) XML
7 5 (15.15%) Java
7 5 (15.15%) MS Office
7 5 (15.15%) Finance
8 4 (12.12%) Firewall
8 4 (12.12%) DNS
8 4 (12.12%) MS Exchange
8 4 (12.12%) LAN
8 4 (12.12%) WLAN
8 4 (12.12%) WAN
8 4 (12.12%) Fortran
8 4 (12.12%) Active Directory
8 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Certification

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Stevenage 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 (12.12%) MS Exchange
1 4 (12.12%) SharePoint
1 4 (12.12%) Lync
2 1 (3.03%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.03%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (21.21%) MS Excel
2 5 (15.15%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.12%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.12%) Firewall
1 4 (12.12%) DNS
1 4 (12.12%) LAN
1 4 (12.12%) WLAN
1 4 (12.12%) WAN
2 1 (3.03%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (24.24%) SQL Server
2 5 (15.15%) NoSQL
3 3 (9.09%) SQLPlus
4 2 (6.06%) SAP BW
4 2 (6.06%) RDBMS
4 2 (6.06%) MySQL
4 2 (6.06%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database
5 1 (3.03%) MongoDB
5 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (3.03%) DTS
5 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 6 (18.18%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (12.12%) JIRA
3 3 (9.09%) Toad
General
1 5 (15.15%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (48.48%) Developer
2 9 (27.27%) Software Developer
3 8 (24.24%) Tester
3 8 (24.24%) Software Tester
4 5 (15.15%) .NET Developer
5 4 (12.12%) Junior
5 4 (12.12%) Software Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) C++ Developer
5 4 (12.12%) C# Developer
5 4 (12.12%) C# Software Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) .NET Software Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (12.12%) .NET Software Developer
5 4 (12.12%) C# Software Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Junior Software Tester
6 3 (9.09%) Technical Design Authority
6 3 (9.09%) Junior Tester
7 2 (6.06%) DBA
7 2 (6.06%) Information Architect
7 2 (6.06%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (36.36%) HTML
2 8 (24.24%) .NET
3 6 (18.18%) .NET Framework
3 6 (18.18%) HTML5
4 5 (15.15%) WinForms
4 5 (15.15%) XML
5 4 (12.12%) XSL
5 4 (12.12%) XSLT
5 4 (12.12%) Entity Framework
5 4 (12.12%) Qt
6 3 (9.09%) Oracle ADF
7 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET
7 2 (6.06%) CSS
8 1 (3.03%) AngularJS
8 1 (3.03%) CSS3
8 1 (3.03%) RESTful
8 1 (3.03%) WCF
8 1 (3.03%) WPF
8 1 (3.03%) Silverlight
8 1 (3.03%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.12%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (12.12%) Data Integration
3 3 (9.09%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.03%) Data Structures
4 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 19 (57.58%) Windows
2 5 (15.15%) Linux
3 4 (12.12%) Mac OS X
4 1 (3.03%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (12.12%) Workflow
1 4 (12.12%) Multithreading
2 3 (9.09%) Customer Engagement
2 3 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (6.06%) MVC
4 1 (3.03%) Line Management
4 1 (3.03%) Software Delivery
4 1 (3.03%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (3.03%) Resource Management
4 1 (3.03%) Product Management
4 1 (3.03%) Software Testing
4 1 (3.03%) TDD
4 1 (3.03%) Web Development
4 1 (3.03%) E-Commerce
4 1 (3.03%) ERP
4 1 (3.03%) OO
4 1 (3.03%) Scrum
4 1 (3.03%) Extreme Programming
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.21%) C#
2 6 (18.18%) T-SQL
3 5 (15.15%) Java
4 4 (12.12%) Fortran
4 4 (12.12%) C++
4 4 (12.12%) Perl
4 4 (12.12%) XPath
5 3 (9.09%) VBA
5 3 (9.09%) PL/SQL
5 3 (9.09%) JavaScript
6 2 (6.06%) Ruby
7 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
7 1 (3.03%) VB6
7 1 (3.03%) VB
7 1 (3.03%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (21.21%) Degree
2 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (9.09%) ISTQB
3 3 (9.09%) ISEB
4 2 (6.06%) HND
5 1 (3.03%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 4 (12.12%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.03%) MetaFrame
2 1 (3.03%) Terminal Server
Vendors
1 15 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 8 (24.24%) Oracle
3 3 (9.09%) SAP
4 1 (3.03%) Business Objects
4 1 (3.03%) Citrix
4 1 (3.03%) HP