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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 8 9 10
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 49 94 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 17.50% 21.03% 18.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 47.57% 47.24% 42.98%
Number of salaries quoted 37 86 51
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 £28,000 £31,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £51,250 £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
103 199 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 36.79% 44.52% 42.16%
Number of salaries quoted 89 185 118
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 £29,300 £31,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 27 March 2015.

SQL Salary Histogram in Bedford

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 54 (64.29%) .NET
2 46 (54.76%) Microsoft
2 46 (54.76%) C#
3 44 (52.38%) SQL Server
4 43 (51.19%) MS Excel
5 41 (48.81%) Windows
6 38 (45.24%) Agile Software Development
7 33 (39.29%) ASP.NET
8 31 (36.90%) HTML
9 30 (35.71%) T-SQL
10 27 (32.14%) ASP.NET MVC
10 27 (32.14%) MVC
11 26 (30.95%) Scrum
12 23 (27.38%) WinForms
13 22 (26.19%) SQL Server 2008
14 21 (25.00%) SharePoint
15 19 (22.62%) .NET Framework
16 18 (21.43%) OO
16 18 (21.43%) JavaScript
17 17 (20.24%) Active Directory
17 17 (20.24%) VMware
17 17 (20.24%) vSphere
18 16 (19.05%) WCF
18 16 (19.05%) TDD
18 16 (19.05%) OOD
19 15 (17.86%) Visual Studio
20 14 (16.67%) CSS
20 14 (16.67%) Web Services
20 14 (16.67%) Multithreading
21 13 (15.48%) LINQ

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 21 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 5 (5.95%) MS Exchange
2 5 (5.95%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (5.95%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (5.95%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (2.38%) Node.js
4 1 (1.19%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 43 (51.19%) MS Excel
2 7 (8.33%) MS Office
3 1 (1.19%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.19%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (14.29%) SAN
1 12 (14.29%) Fibre Channel
2 5 (5.95%) NetScaler
3 3 (3.57%) LAN
4 1 (1.19%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (52.38%) SQL Server
2 22 (26.19%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (9.52%) Relational Database
5 7 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (8.33%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (2.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 15 (17.86%) Visual Studio
2 12 (14.29%) Moq
3 11 (13.10%) Rhino Mocks
4 4 (4.76%) Subversion
4 4 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (2.38%) Finance
1 2 (2.38%) Retail
2 1 (1.19%) Aerospace
2 1 (1.19%) Legal
Job Titles
1 52 (61.90%) Developer
2 32 (38.10%) C# Developer
3 29 (34.52%) C# .NET Developer
4 25 (29.76%) .NET Developer
5 22 (26.19%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 21 (25.00%) Analyst
7 17 (20.24%) Senior Developer
8 16 (19.05%) Senior C# Developer
9 12 (14.29%) Support Engineer
9 12 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
10 11 (13.10%) Senior .NET Developer
10 11 (13.10%) ASP.NET Developer
10 11 (13.10%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 10 (11.90%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
12 9 (10.71%) Server Engineer
12 9 (10.71%) Server Support Engineer
12 9 (10.71%) Server Support
12 9 (10.71%) Support Analyst
13 7 (8.33%) Data Centre Engineer
14 6 (7.14%) Agile .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (64.29%) .NET
2 33 (39.29%) ASP.NET
3 31 (36.90%) HTML
4 27 (32.14%) ASP.NET MVC
5 23 (27.38%) WinForms
6 19 (22.62%) .NET Framework
7 16 (19.05%) WCF
8 14 (16.67%) Web Services
8 14 (16.67%) CSS
9 13 (15.48%) WPF
9 13 (15.48%) LINQ
9 13 (15.48%) jQuery
10 12 (14.29%) Silverlight
10 12 (14.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 11 (13.10%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 11 (13.10%) ADO.NET
12 3 (3.57%) Kendo UI
13 2 (2.38%) HTML5
13 2 (2.38%) Backbone.js
13 2 (2.38%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.48%) N-Tier
2 12 (14.29%) Replication
3 7 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.57%) Visualisation
5 2 (2.38%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.19%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 41 (48.81%) Windows
2 5 (5.95%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (5.95%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.19%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (45.24%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (32.14%) MVC
3 26 (30.95%) Scrum
4 18 (21.43%) OO
5 16 (19.05%) OOD
5 16 (19.05%) TDD
6 14 (16.67%) Multithreading
7 12 (14.29%) Web Development
7 12 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (7.14%) Software Engineering
9 5 (5.95%) Mentoring
9 5 (5.95%) People Management
10 3 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (3.57%) Automated Testing
11 2 (2.38%) Regression Testing
11 2 (2.38%) Stakeholder Management
11 2 (2.38%) Unit Testing
11 2 (2.38%) Continuous Integration
12 1 (1.19%) Responsive Web Design
12 1 (1.19%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 46 (54.76%) C#
2 30 (35.71%) T-SQL
3 18 (21.43%) JavaScript
4 9 (10.71%) VB
4 9 (10.71%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.19%) VBA
5 1 (1.19%) MATLAB
5 1 (1.19%) VB6
5 1 (1.19%) PHP
5 1 (1.19%) C++
5 1 (1.19%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (7.14%) CCNP
1 6 (7.14%) CCNA
1 6 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (3.57%) Degree
3 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.19%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.19%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.95%) SLA
2 1 (1.19%) QA
System Software
1 17 (20.24%) Active Directory
1 17 (20.24%) vSphere
2 5 (5.95%) VMware ESX
2 5 (5.95%) XenApp
2 5 (5.95%) XenDesktop
3 1 (1.19%) Xen
Systems Management
1 11 (13.10%) MOM
2 6 (7.14%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 46 (54.76%) Microsoft
2 17 (20.24%) VMware
3 12 (14.29%) CommVault
3 12 (14.29%) Oracle
3 12 (14.29%) Cisco
3 12 (14.29%) FalconStor
4 8 (9.52%) Symantec
5 5 (5.95%) Intel
5 5 (5.95%) Citrix
6 3 (3.57%) LANDesk
7 2 (2.38%) Tableau
8 1 (1.19%) Telerik
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £24000 - £25000 per annum + + Bonus (7k) + Full Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + On Call Allowance
Posted: 7 days ago