The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 10 9 10
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 39 113 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 13.88% 22.92% 23.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 39.80% 48.09% 45.86%
Number of salaries quoted 30 107 60
Average salary £37,750 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £31,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,250 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SQL
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Programming Languages Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
98 235 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 34.88% 47.67% 50.76%
Number of salaries quoted 82 227 130
Average salary £38,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,600 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £52,950
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

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

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

SQL
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

SQL Salary Trend in Bedford

SQL
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

SQL Salary Histogram in Bedford

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford 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 50 (61.73%) .NET
2 46 (56.79%) Microsoft
3 42 (51.85%) C#
3 42 (51.85%) MS Excel
4 40 (49.38%) SQL Server
5 39 (48.15%) Windows
6 34 (41.98%) Agile Software Development
7 32 (39.51%) HTML
8 31 (38.27%) ASP.NET
9 28 (34.57%) T-SQL
10 24 (29.63%) MVC
10 24 (29.63%) ASP.NET MVC
11 22 (27.16%) SQL Server 2008
12 21 (25.93%) Scrum
12 21 (25.93%) WinForms
13 20 (24.69%) SharePoint
14 19 (23.46%) JavaScript
15 18 (22.22%) Active Directory
15 18 (22.22%) VMware
16 17 (20.99%) .NET Framework
16 17 (20.99%) vSphere
17 16 (19.75%) TDD
17 16 (19.75%) OO
18 15 (18.52%) CSS
18 15 (18.52%) Visual Studio
19 14 (17.28%) Web Services
19 14 (17.28%) OOD
19 14 (17.28%) WCF
19 14 (17.28%) jQuery
19 14 (17.28%) Multithreading

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford 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 20 (24.69%) SharePoint
2 5 (6.17%) MS Exchange
2 5 (6.17%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (6.17%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (6.17%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (2.47%) Node.js
4 1 (1.23%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 42 (51.85%) MS Excel
2 8 (9.88%) MS Office
3 1 (1.23%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.23%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (14.81%) SAN
1 12 (14.81%) Fibre Channel
2 5 (6.17%) NetScaler
3 3 (3.70%) LAN
4 1 (1.23%) DHCP
4 1 (1.23%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.23%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (49.38%) SQL Server
2 22 (27.16%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (13.58%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (11.11%) Relational Database
5 7 (8.64%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (8.64%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (2.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (2.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 15 (18.52%) Visual Studio
2 11 (13.58%) Moq
3 10 (12.35%) Rhino Mocks
4 4 (4.94%) Subversion
4 4 (4.94%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (2.47%) Finance
1 2 (2.47%) Retail
2 1 (1.23%) Aerospace
2 1 (1.23%) Legal
Job Titles
1 49 (60.49%) Developer
2 27 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 24 (29.63%) .NET Developer
3 24 (29.63%) C# .NET Developer
4 21 (25.93%) Analyst
5 19 (23.46%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 15 (18.52%) Senior Developer
7 13 (16.05%) Senior C# Developer
8 12 (14.81%) Support Engineer
8 12 (14.81%) 3rd Line Support
9 11 (13.58%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 10 (12.35%) Senior .NET Developer
11 9 (11.11%) Server Engineer
11 9 (11.11%) Server Support Engineer
11 9 (11.11%) Server Support
11 9 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
11 9 (11.11%) Support Analyst
12 8 (9.88%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
13 7 (8.64%) Applications Developer
13 7 (8.64%) Data Centre Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (61.73%) .NET
2 32 (39.51%) HTML
3 31 (38.27%) ASP.NET
4 24 (29.63%) ASP.NET MVC
5 21 (25.93%) WinForms
6 17 (20.99%) .NET Framework
7 15 (18.52%) CSS
8 14 (17.28%) Web Services
8 14 (17.28%) WCF
8 14 (17.28%) jQuery
9 12 (14.81%) WPF
9 12 (14.81%) LINQ
10 11 (13.58%) Entity Framework
10 11 (13.58%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 10 (12.35%) Silverlight
11 10 (12.35%) ADO.NET
12 3 (3.70%) Kendo UI
12 3 (3.70%) HTML5
13 2 (2.47%) Windows Identity Foundation
13 2 (2.47%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.05%) N-Tier
2 12 (14.81%) Replication
3 8 (9.88%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.70%) Visualisation
5 2 (2.47%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.47%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 39 (48.15%) Windows
2 5 (6.17%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (6.17%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (41.98%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (29.63%) MVC
3 21 (25.93%) Scrum
4 16 (19.75%) TDD
4 16 (19.75%) OO
5 14 (17.28%) OOD
5 14 (17.28%) Multithreading
6 13 (16.05%) Web Development
7 12 (14.81%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (8.64%) Software Engineering
9 5 (6.17%) Mentoring
9 5 (6.17%) People Management
10 4 (4.94%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (3.70%) Automated Testing
12 2 (2.47%) Business Analysis
12 2 (2.47%) Regression Testing
12 2 (2.47%) Stakeholder Management
12 2 (2.47%) SOA
12 2 (2.47%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (51.85%) C#
2 28 (34.57%) T-SQL
3 19 (23.46%) JavaScript
4 9 (11.11%) VB
4 9 (11.11%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.23%) VBA
5 1 (1.23%) MATLAB
5 1 (1.23%) VB6
5 1 (1.23%) PHP
5 1 (1.23%) C++
5 1 (1.23%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (7.41%) CCNP
1 6 (7.41%) CCNA
1 6 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (3.70%) Degree
3 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.23%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.23%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.41%) SLA
2 1 (1.23%) QA
System Software
1 18 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 17 (20.99%) vSphere
3 6 (7.41%) VMware ESX
4 5 (6.17%) XenApp
4 5 (6.17%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.23%) Xen
Systems Management
1 10 (12.35%) MOM
2 6 (7.41%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 46 (56.79%) Microsoft
2 18 (22.22%) VMware
3 12 (14.81%) CommVault
3 12 (14.81%) Oracle
3 12 (14.81%) Cisco
3 12 (14.81%) FalconStor
4 8 (9.88%) Symantec
5 6 (7.41%) Intel
6 5 (6.17%) Citrix
7 4 (4.94%) LANDesk
8 2 (2.47%) Tableau
9 1 (1.23%) Telerik
Bedford
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £24000 - £25000 per annum + + Bonus (7k) + Full Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 10 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago